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Eduardo Escobar 3BD-backs

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PA AVG HR R RBI SB TAv WARP
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Birth Date1-5-1989
Height5' 10"
Weight185 lbs
Age29 years, 8 months, 15 days
BatsB
ThrowsR
0.52014
1.52015
-0.42016
0.92017
3.22018
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WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

YEAR TEAM AGE G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB BB SO HBP SF SH RBI SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2011 CHA 22 9 7 7 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .286 .286 .286 .195 -0.2 0.1 -0.0
2012 CHA 23 36 97 87 14 18 4 1 0 24 9 23 0 0 1 3 2 0 .207 .281 .276 .207 -1.5 -0.8 -0.2
2012 MIN 23 14 49 44 4 10 0 0 0 10 2 8 1 1 1 6 1 0 .227 .271 .227 .190 -1.8 0.6 -0.1
2013 MIN 24 66 179 165 23 39 5 2 3 57 11 34 0 1 2 10 0 2 .236 .282 .345 .241 0.6 -3.1 -0.3
2014 MIN 25 133 465 433 52 119 35 2 6 176 24 93 2 2 37 1 1 .275 .315 .406 .252 13.3 -8.8 0.5
2015 MIN 26 127 446 409 48 107 31 4 12 182 28 86 2 5 2 58 2 3 .262 .309 .445 .266 15.4 -1.5 1.5
2016 MIN 27 105 377 352 32 83 14 2 6 119 21 72 1 1 2 37 1 3 .236 .280 .338 .209 -3.3 -0.9 -0.4
2017 MIN 28 129 499 457 62 116 16 5 21 205 33 98 5 3 1 73 5 1 .254 .309 .449 .255 14.8 -5.9 0.9
2018 ARI 29 46 189 165 27 42 10 0 7 73 17 30 2 5 0 20 1 0 .255 .323 .442 .281 10.8 -4.4 0.7
2018 MIN 29 97 408 368 45 101 37 3 15 189 34 91 3 3 0 63 1 3 .274 .338 .514 .291 26.3 -2.3 2.5
Career7622716248730763715219701037179536162193071413.256.308.417.25374.4-26.95.0

Statistics for All Levels

'opp' stats - Quality of opponents faced - have been moved and are available only as OPP_QUAL in the Statistics reports now.
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YEAR Team Lg G PA TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ FRAA BRR BVORP BWARP VORP WARP
2006 VBC Rk 46 145 .249 .265 .363 .363 .278 .279 101 -1.8 4.4 1.6 0.7 0.3 4.4 0.5 4.4 0.5
2007 dw2 Rk 64 282 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .346 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2008 KAN A 60 266 .232 .262 .334 .395 .265 .349 104 -7.9 7.6 2.6 3.6 1.0 3.3 0.7 3.3 0.7
2008 GRF Rk 6 28 .428 .265 .342 .419 .275 .450 94 5.3 0.9 0.4 0.3 -0.2 6.4 0.6 6.4 0.6
2009 KAN A 128 514 .255 .254 .327 .371 .265 .300 97 -2.5 14.8 6.3 5.8 2.5 21.2 2.8 21.2 2.8
2010 WNS A+ 87 408 .253 .260 .329 .393 .253 .340 111 -3 11.9 5.5 5.4 -0.9 13.5 1.9 13.5 1.9
2010 BIR AA 49 216 .258 .264 .339 .401 .270 .296 94 -0.4 6.3 2.9 4.7 -0.2 8.5 1.3 8.5 1.3
2011 CHA MLB 9 7 .195 .267 .333 .404 .255 .333 108 -0.4 0.2 0 0.1 0.0 -0.2 -0.0 -0.2 -0.0
2011 CHR AAA 137 536 .232 .258 .326 .396 .252 .327 94 -17.6 16.6 5.7 -1.3 -5.5 -0.7 -0.2 -0.7 -0.2
2012 CHA MLB 36 97 .207 .261 .322 .416 .263 .281 106 -5 2.7 0.3 -0.8 0.6 -1.5 -0.2 -1.5 -0.2
2012 MIN MLB 14 49 .190 .252 .318 .407 .259 .270 108 -3.4 1.3 0.2 0.6 0.1 -1.8 -0.1 -1.8 -0.1
2012 ROC AAA 35 151 .206 .248 .314 .373 .244 .259 94 -9.3 4.5 0.8 -4.5 0.7 -3.3 -0.8 -3.3 -0.8
2012 LAG Wnt 5 20 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .167 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 ORI Wnt 43 149 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .238 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 MIN MLB 66 179 .241 .256 .315 .406 .265 .279 100 -3.3 4.7 1.2 -3.1 -2.0 0.6 -0.3 0.6 -0.3
2013 ROC AAA 43 188 .290 .251 .322 .373 .247 .373 107 6.2 5.4 1.7 3.1 0.1 13.3 1.7 13.3 1.7
2014 MIN MLB 133 465 .252 .253 .316 .392 .263 .336 108 -3.6 12.0 4.2 -8.8 0.7 13.3 0.5 13.3 0.5
2015 MIN MLB 127 446 .266 .253 .313 .401 .256 .301 107 2.4 12.0 2.3 -1.5 -1.4 15.4 1.5 15.4 1.5
2016 MIN MLB 105 377 .209 .257 .320 .423 .258 .280 108 -19.4 10.7 3.8 -0.9 1.7 -3.3 -0.4 -3.3 -0.4
2016 FTM A+ 3 12 .381 .245 .312 .328 .236 .400 93 1.6 0.3 0.2 -0.6 -0.1 1.9 0.1 1.9 0.1
2017 MIN MLB 129 499 .255 .258 .328 .434 .262 .279 110 -2.6 14.6 0.5 -5.9 2.3 14.8 0.9 14.8 0.9
2018 ARI MLB 46 189 .281 .248 .313 .412 .261 .263 102 4 5.3 0.7 -4.4 0.7 10.8 0.7 10.8 0.7
2018 MIN MLB 97 408 .291 .252 .322 .418 .264 .325 104 12.6 11.4 2.3 -2.3 -0.1 26.3 2.5 26.3 2.5

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2006 VBC Rk 145 21 29 3 1 0 17 14 25 7 6 .236 .306 .276 .041 .249 4.4 0.7 0.5
2007 dw2 Rk 282 56 72 5 4 0 18 22 45 19 14 .291 .354 .344 .053 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2008 GRF Rk 28 6 10 2 1 1 4 2 3 1 1 .417 .481 .708 .292 .428 6.4 0.3 0.6
2008 KAN A 266 37 65 6 1 0 22 13 65 4 3 .267 .295 .300 .033 .232 3.3 3.6 0.7
2009 KAN A 514 64 119 10 7 3 41 29 91 20 6 .256 .292 .328 .071 .255 21.2 5.8 2.8
2010 WNS A+ 408 57 105 18 8 3 39 23 76 8 5 .285 .322 .402 .117 .253 13.5 5.4 1.9
2010 BIR AA 216 22 53 8 3 3 22 9 35 3 0 .262 .287 .376 .114 .258 8.5 4.7 1.3
2011 CHA MLB 7 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .286 .286 .286 .000 .195 -0.2 0.1 -0.0
2011 CHR AAA 536 55 130 23 4 4 49 27 104 13 8 .266 .303 .354 .088 .232 -0.7 -1.3 -0.2
2012 MIN MLB 49 4 10 0 0 0 6 2 8 1 0 .227 .271 .227 .000 .190 -1.8 0.6 -0.1
2012 ORI Wnt 149 20 28 4 2 3 22 13 25 1 1 .217 .281 .349 .132 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 ROC AAA 151 19 30 3 3 1 9 8 26 3 1 .217 .259 .304 .087 .206 -3.3 -4.5 -0.8
2012 CHA MLB 97 14 18 4 1 0 3 9 23 2 0 .207 .281 .276 .069 .207 -1.5 -0.8 -0.2
2012 LAG Wnt 20 0 2 0 0 0 1 2 5 0 0 .118 .250 .118 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 MIN MLB 179 23 39 5 2 3 10 11 34 0 2 .236 .282 .345 .109 .241 0.6 -3.1 -0.3
2013 ROC AAA 188 22 51 16 2 4 27 17 37 6 2 .307 .380 .500 .193 .290 13.3 3.1 1.7
2014 MIN MLB 465 52 119 35 2 6 37 24 93 1 1 .275 .315 .406 .132 .252 13.3 -8.8 0.5
2015 MIN MLB 446 48 107 31 4 12 58 28 86 2 3 .262 .309 .445 .183 .266 15.4 -1.5 1.5
2016 MIN MLB 377 32 83 14 2 6 37 21 72 1 3 .236 .280 .338 .102 .209 -3.3 -0.9 -0.4
2016 FTM A+ 12 1 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 .364 .417 .636 .273 .381 1.9 -0.6 0.1
2017 MIN MLB 499 62 116 16 5 21 73 33 98 5 1 .254 .309 .449 .195 .255 14.8 -5.9 0.9
2018 ARI MLB 189 27 42 10 0 7 20 17 30 1 0 .255 .323 .442 .188 .281 10.8 -4.4 0.7
2018 MIN MLB 408 45 101 37 3 15 63 34 91 1 3 .274 .338 .514 .239 .291 26.3 -2.3 2.5

Plate Discipline

YEAR PITCHES ZONE_RT SWING_RT CONTACT_RT Z_SWING_RT O_SWING_RT Z_CONTACT_RT O_CONTACT_RT SW_STRK_RT CSAA_CHANCES CSAA_RT
2011 29 0.5172 0.5172 0.9333 0.6667 0.3571 1.0000 0.8000 0.0667 14 -0.001796
2012 517 0.5068 0.4932 0.8157 0.6069 0.3765 0.8491 0.7604 0.1843 214 0.002467
2013 708 0.4859 0.4972 0.7955 0.6657 0.3379 0.8253 0.7398 0.2045 286 -0.009013
2014 1739 0.4894 0.5141 0.7875 0.6310 0.4020 0.8399 0.7087 0.2125 692 -0.006724
2015 1734 0.4844 0.4821 0.7823 0.6060 0.3658 0.8389 0.6942 0.2177 756 0.002947
2016 1402 0.4929 0.5050 0.8051 0.6440 0.3699 0.8629 0.7072 0.1949 0 0.000000
2017 1994 0.4940 0.5221 0.7743 0.6893 0.3588 0.8292 0.6713 0.2257 0 0.000000
2018 2296 0.4573 0.5253 0.7595 0.6838 0.3917 0.8370 0.6455 0.2405 0 0.000000
Career104190.48350.50940.78270.65260.37540.84010.68990.2173271.4103-0.0011

Injury History  —  No longer being updated

Last Update: 12/31/2014 23:59 ET

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2014-09-17 2014-09-22 DTD 5 4 Right Shoulder Sprain Fielding Ball and Throwing -
2012-09-29 2012-10-02 DTD 3 3 Left Elbow Contusion HBP - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2018 MIN $4,850,000
2017 MIN $2,600,000
2016 MIN $2,150,000
2015 MIN $532,500
2014 MIN $507,500
2013 MIN $495,000
2012 CHA $480,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
6 yrPrevious$6,765,000
2018Current$4,850,000
7 yrPvs + Cur$11,615,000
7 yrTotal$11,615,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
5 y 128 dMagnus Sports1 year/$4.85M (2018)

Details
  • 1 year/$4.85M (2018). Re-signed by Minnesota 1/11/18 (avoided arbitration). Acquired by Arizona in trade 7/27/18 with $1,694,892 remaining on contract.
  • 1 year/$2.6M (2017). Re-signed by Minnesota 12/2/16 (avoided arbitration).
  • 1 year/$2.15M (2016). Re-signed by Minnesota 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration).
  • 1 year/$0.5325M (2015). Re-signed by Minnesota 3/3/15.
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2014). Re-signed by Minnesota 2/28/14.
  • 1 year/$0.495M (2013). Re-signed by Minnesota 2/21/13.
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012). Re-signed by Chicago White Sox 2/12. Acquired by Minnesota in trade from Chicago 7/29/12.
  • Signed 2006 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .249 .280 .398 .232
11 vs R (Multi) .250 .300 .371 .234
18 Split (Multi) .001 .020 -.026 .001
19 LgAvg (Multi) -.012 -.001 -.003 -.000
30 vs L (2016) .207 .246 .306 .189
31 vs R (2016) .249 .296 .353 .219
38 Split (2016) .042 .050 .046 .030
39 LgAvg (2016) -.014 .000 -.009 -.001

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DateQuestionAnswer
2011-02-28 13:00:00 (link to chat)Do you have any personal favorites in the lower half of the list?
(gwguest from KS)
Chris Dwyer, Michael Choice, Eduardo Escobar, Anthony Ranaudo. (Kevin Goldstein)


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Advanced Catching Metrics

Year Lg Framing Chances CSAA Framing Runs Blocking Chances EPAA Blocking Runs SB Attempts SRAA TRAA Throwing Runs FRAA Adj. FRAA
2017 MLB 4 -.000 -0.0 0 .000 0.0 0 .000 .000 0.0 -0.0 -5.9

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