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2018 Projections (Rest of Season Projections - seasonal age 33)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date6-19-1985
Height6' 3"
Weight225 lbs
Age32 years, 10 months, 4 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
0.12014
2015
-0.12016
1.92017
0.52018
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WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA..
cFIP and DRA are not available on a by-team basis and display as zeroes(0). See TOT line for season totals of these stats.
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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA DRA- WARP
2012 CHN MLB 7 0 6.0 0 0 0 10 5 6 3 .246 96 15.0 7.5 4.5 9.0 38% .389 .395 2.50 10.13 6.00 101 8.02 183.7 -0.2
2013 CHN MLB 49 0 46.3 1 2 1 39 15 55 4 .256 104 7.6 2.9 0.8 10.7 30% .294 .237 1.17 2.87 2.72 82 3.45 82.6 0.6
2014 CHN MLB 18 0 21.0 1 1 0 24 4 24 3 .267 98 10.3 1.7 1.3 10.3 32% .350 .313 1.33 3.24 5.14 94 4.27 104.7 0.1
2016 NYA 0 16 0 16.3 1 0 1 16 8 15 1 .256 111 8.8 4.4 0.6 8.3 49% .312 .260 1.47 3.90 4.96 117 5.67 125.5 -0.1
2016 SEA 0 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .280 101 9.0 9.0 0.0 0.0 75% .250 .252 2.00 6.10 0.00 110 6.61 146.2 -0.0
2017 ANA MLB 71 0 67.3 3 3 8 40 16 86 7 .261 101 5.3 2.1 0.9 11.5 48% .229 .191 0.83 2.69 2.54 71 2.57 54.7 1.9
2018 ANA MLB 11 0 11.0 0 0 1 14 5 10 2 .248 102 11.5 4.1 1.6 8.2 37% .364 .300 1.73 5.08 4.91 0 0.00 0.0 0.0
2016 TOT MLB 17 0 17.3 1 0 1 17 9 15 1 .258 110 8.8 4.7 0.5 7.8 51% .308 .259 1.50 4.02 4.67 116 5.73 126.7 -0.1
CareerMLB1730169.066111445419620.2581027.72.91.110.440%.291.2441.173.363.41793.3777.02.3

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 GS IP W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA DRA-
2007 BOI A- 8 0 11.3 1 0 0 15 7 10 0 .265 109 11.9 5.6 0.0 8.0 49% .405 .264 1.95 5.08 3.19 108 6.21 113.6
2007 CUB Rk 11 0 15.0 1 0 2 10 3 14 0 .270 99 6.0 1.8 0.0 8.4 57% .238 .201 0.87 3.17 1.80 88 3.71 88.3
2008 PEO A 23 0 47.3 3 0 3 32 18 51 2 .265 95 6.1 3.4 0.4 9.7 54% .261 .217 1.06 2.85 1.33 83 2.26 84.1
2008 DAY A+ 20 0 21.3 1 2 9 17 10 21 0 .246 106 7.2 4.2 0.0 8.9 55% .290 .208 1.27 2.78 3.38 90 3.26 95.4
2008 IOW AAA 2 0 3.0 0 0 0 1 2 3 1 .256 111 3.0 6.0 3.0 9.0 38% .000 .263 1.00 7.81 6.00 106 5.85 111.0
2008 wai Wnt 11 0 14.3 1 1 0 18 4 16 3 .000 11.3 2.5 1.9 10.1 0% .326 .000 1.54 5.06 6.29 0 0.00 0.0
2009 TEN AA 10 0 12.3 0 0 3 8 8 19 0 .268 92 5.9 5.9 0.0 13.9 57% .348 .221 1.30 1.96 1.46 87 3.05 91.0
2009 IOW AAA 45 0 51.0 2 3 22 36 27 58 3 .270 88 6.4 4.8 0.5 10.2 51% .260 .236 1.24 3.70 3.00 96 4.85 104.8
2009 MSS Wnt 11 0 12.0 2 1 2 12 6 11 3 .000 9.0 4.5 2.2 8.2 0% .273 .000 1.50 7.15 4.50 0 0.00 0.0
2010 TEN AA 13 0 17.0 0 1 5 11 6 25 0 .264 104 5.8 3.2 0.0 13.2 62% .262 .167 1.00 1.49 2.65 62 1.73 69.8
2010 IOW AAA 35 0 49.3 1 4 2 52 28 42 9 .263 97 9.5 5.1 1.6 7.7 46% .312 .288 1.62 6.01 4.75 108 6.16 112.6
2011 TEN AA 16 0 24.0 1 2 3 20 13 20 1 .248 119 7.5 4.9 0.4 7.5 46% .271 .231 1.38 3.92 4.12 106 5.21 106.9
2011 IOW AAA 37 0 51.3 3 3 4 37 27 60 5 .265 101 6.5 4.7 0.9 10.5 39% .267 .228 1.25 4.40 2.81 84 2.70 83.9
2011 HER Wnt 28 0 30.7 1 2 2 21 8 33 1 .000 6.2 2.3 0.3 9.7 0% .263 .000 0.95 1.83 3.23 0 0.00 0.0
2012 CHN MLB 7 0 6.0 0 0 0 10 5 6 3 .246 96 15.0 7.5 4.5 9.0 38% .389 .395 2.50 10.13 6.00 101 8.02 183.7
2012 IOW AAA 21 0 23.7 1 1 6 16 6 22 3 .267 93 6.1 2.3 1.1 8.4 42% .213 .215 0.93 4.21 3.42 93 3.51 93.9
2013 CHN MLB 49 0 46.3 1 2 1 39 15 55 4 .256 104 7.6 2.9 0.8 10.7 30% .294 .237 1.17 2.87 2.72 82 3.45 82.6
2013 IOW AAA 16 0 17.7 0 1 7 8 10 26 1 .271 98 4.1 5.1 0.5 13.2 28% .200 .195 1.02 3.22 2.04 83 1.59 70.4
2014 CHN MLB 18 0 21.0 1 1 0 24 4 24 3 .267 98 10.3 1.7 1.3 10.3 32% .350 .313 1.33 3.24 5.14 94 4.27 104.7
2014 IOW AAA 35 0 35.7 0 1 25 28 13 52 3 .267 92 7.1 3.3 0.8 13.1 44% .325 .220 1.15 2.96 1.77 62 1.18 66.6
2015 IOW AAA 3 0 3.3 0 0 0 1 3 1 0 .276 85 2.7 8.1 0.0 2.7 0% .100 .238 1.20 5.69 2.70 106 5.19 109.1
2016 NYA MLB 16 0 16.3 1 0 1 16 8 15 1 .256 111 8.8 4.4 0.6 8.3 49% .312 .260 1.47 3.90 4.96 117 5.67 125.5
2016 SEA MLB 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .280 101 9.0 9.0 0.0 0.0 75% .250 .252 2.00 6.10 0.00 110 6.61 146.2
2016 TAC AAA 38 0 39.7 1 2 19 24 11 56 4 .266 5.4 2.5 0.9 12.7 44% .256 .203 0.88 3.11 2.72 70 0.99 64.4
2017 ANA MLB 71 0 67.3 3 3 8 40 16 86 7 .261 101 5.3 2.1 0.9 11.5 48% .229 .191 0.83 2.69 2.54 71 2.57 54.7
2018 ANA MLB 11 0 11.0 0 0 1 14 5 10 2 .248 102 11.5 4.1 1.6 8.2 37% .364 .300 1.73 5.08 4.91 0 0.00 0.0

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
2012 123 0.5122 0.4715 0.7414 0.6032 0.3333 0.8158 0.6000 0.2586
2013 808 0.5087 0.4653 0.7287 0.6277 0.2972 0.8101 0.5508 0.2713
2014 355 0.5437 0.4845 0.7326 0.6425 0.2963 0.8226 0.5000 0.2674
2016 329 0.4954 0.4195 0.7246 0.5951 0.2470 0.8351 0.4634 0.2754
2017 1061 0.4552 0.4722 0.6806 0.6398 0.3322 0.7767 0.5260 0.3194
2018 180 0.4556 0.4333 0.7436 0.6341 0.2653 0.8846 0.4615 0.2564
Career28560.48840.46320.71230.62960.30390.80710.52170.2877

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
2012-09-06 2012-10-04 60-DL 28 26 Right Elbow Contusion Bone From Batted Ball - -
2012-06-02 2012-08-28 60-DL 87 76 Right Elbow Stress Reaction - -
2012-05-20 2012-05-27 DTD 7 6 - Thigh Strain Hamstring - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2018 ANA $1,800,000
2017 ANA $560,000
2016 SEA $
2015 CHN $
2014 CHN $
2013 CHN $
2012 CHN $
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$560,000
2018Current$1,800,000
2 yrPvs + Cur$2,360,000
2 yrTotal$2,360,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
3 y 36 d1 year/$1.8M (2018)

Details
  • 1 year/$1.8M (2018). Re-signed by LA Angels 1/11/18 (avoided arbitration).
  • 1 year/$0.56M (2017). DFA by LA Angels 1/19/17. Sent outright to Triple-A 1/24/17. Contract selected by LA Angels 4/2/17.
  • 1 year (2016). Signed by Seattle as a free agent 12/15 (minor-league contract). Contract selected by Seattle 8/4/16. Claimed by NY Yankees off waivers 8/9/16 after being DFA by Seattle 8/6/16. Claimed by LA Angels off waivers from NY Yankees 10/5/16. Claimed by Milwaukee off waivers from LA Angels 11/23/16. Claimed by LA Angels off waivers from Milwaukee 12/23/16.
  • 1 year (2015). Re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/5/15. DFA by Chicago Cubs 5/5/15. Released 5/6/15.
  • 1 year (2014). Re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/3/14.
  • 1 year (2013). Re-signed by Chicago Cubs 11/7/12 (minor-league contract). Contract selected by Chicago Cubs 6/1/13.
  • 1 year (2012). Contract purchased by Chicago Cubs 5/17/12. Sent outright to Triple-A by Chicago Cubs 10/26/12.
  • 1 year (2011). Re-signed by Chicago Cubs (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2010). Contract purchased by Chicago Cubs 11/20/09. Re-signed by Chicago Cubs 2/10. Sent outright to Triple-A by Chicago Cubs 10/14/10.
  • Drafted by Chicago Cubs 2006 (16-479) (Arkansas).

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .224 .315 .339 .237
11 vs R (Multi) .270 .348 .406 .287
18 Split (Multi) -.047 -.033 -.067 -.050
19 LgAvg (Multi) .006 .020 .015 .013
30 vs L (2016) .250 .344 .357 .241
31 vs R (2016) .250 .362 .350 .271
38 Split (2016) .000 -.018 .007 -.030
39 LgAvg (2016) .003 .018 .013 .012

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BP Chats

DateQuestionAnswer
2018-01-31 14:00:00 (link to chat)Hey Mark,can u rank these closers going forward and sticking there...Brach...Hand..Soria..Shane Greene...Blake Treinen,Blake Parker,Alex Claudio and Branden Morrow.. Thanks,John
(John from Boston)
Somehow I have a hard time believing the Cubs are going to roll with Morrow. I'll say Hand, Treinen, Brach, Green, Claudio, Soria, Parker (I like Parker, I just think he's better served elsewhere in that pen) (Mark Barry)


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