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Jaime Garcia PBlue Jays

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2018 Projections (Rest of Season Projections - seasonal age 31)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date7-8-1986
Height6' 2"
Weight215 lbs
Age32 years, 0 months, 12 days
BatsL
ThrowsL
1.02014
3.52015
2.92016
2.72017
-1.22018
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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
2008 SLN MLB 10 1 16.0 1 1 0 14 8 8 4 .268 96 7.9 4.5 2.2 4.5 62% .208 .271 1.38 7.04 5.62 119 6.91 147.5 -0.3
2010 SLN MLB 28 28 163.3 13 8 0 151 64 132 9 .262 89 8.3 3.5 0.5 7.3 57% .292 .247 1.32 3.43 2.70 88 3.78 85.3 2.9
2011 SLN MLB 32 32 194.7 13 7 0 207 50 156 15 .255 97 9.6 2.3 0.7 7.2 55% .318 .258 1.32 3.19 3.56 85 3.53 82.1 3.5
2012 SLN MLB 20 20 121.7 7 7 0 136 30 98 7 .255 98 10.1 2.2 0.5 7.2 56% .339 .260 1.36 3.00 3.92 83 2.93 67.2 3.2
2013 SLN MLB 9 9 55.3 5 2 0 57 15 43 6 .248 104 9.3 2.4 1.0 7.0 64% .300 .256 1.30 3.69 3.58 83 3.47 83.2 1.0
2014 SLN MLB 7 7 43.7 3 1 0 39 7 39 6 .254 104 8.0 1.4 1.2 8.0 54% .270 .246 1.05 3.79 4.12 92 3.06 74.9 1.0
2015 SLN MLB 20 20 129.7 10 6 0 106 30 97 6 .252 96 7.4 2.1 0.4 6.7 62% .267 .213 1.05 3.02 2.43 85 2.79 65.3 3.5
2016 SLN MLB 32 30 171.7 10 13 0 179 57 150 26 .261 96 9.4 3.0 1.4 7.9 58% .305 .281 1.37 4.52 4.67 92 3.87 85.7 2.9
2017 ATL 0 18 18 113.0 4 7 0 108 41 85 12 .259 92 8.6 3.3 1.0 6.8 56% .287 .259 1.32 4.16 4.30 94 4.12 87.7 1.8
2017 MIN 0 1 1 6.7 1 0 0 8 3 7 0 .256 107 10.8 4.0 0.0 9.4 47% .421 .259 1.65 2.38 4.05 101 2.35 50.0 0.2
2017 NYA 0 8 8 37.3 0 3 0 41 20 37 6 .262 103 9.9 4.8 1.4 8.9 54% .327 .285 1.63 4.84 4.82 102 3.96 84.3 0.7
2018 TOR MLB 14 13 62.0 2 6 0 68 34 56 12 .262 103 9.9 4.9 1.7 8.1 43% .311 .304 1.65 5.66 6.10 124 7.50 169.2 -1.6
2017 TOT MLB 27 27 157.0 5 10 0 157 64 129 18 .260 95 9.0 3.7 1.0 7.4 56% .302 .266 1.41 4.25 4.41 97 4.01 85.3 2.7
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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-
2006 QUD A 13 13 77.2 5 4 0 67 18 80 1 .000 7.8 2.1 0.1 9.3 0% .306 .000 1.10 2.17 2.91 0 0.00 0.0
2006 PMB A+ 12 12 77.1 5 4 0 84 16 51 3 .000 9.8 1.9 0.4 6.0 0% .327 .000 1.30 3.09 3.85 0 0.00 0.0
2007 SFD AA 18 18 103.3 5 9 0 93 45 97 14 .255 104 8.1 3.9 1.2 8.5 59% .281 .259 1.34 4.46 3.75 74 2.14 86.2
2008 SLN MLB 10 1 16.0 1 1 0 14 8 8 4 .268 96 7.9 4.5 2.2 4.5 62% .208 .271 1.38 7.04 5.62 119 6.91 147.5
2008 SFD AA 6 6 35.0 3 2 0 26 16 41 0 .276 91 6.7 4.1 0.0 10.5 63% .302 .208 1.20 2.52 2.06 70 1.79 36.4
2008 MEM AAA 13 12 71.0 4 4 0 74 26 59 6 .253 107 9.4 3.3 0.8 7.5 56% .315 .256 1.41 4.14 4.44 84 3.78 70.2
2009 PMB A+ 3 2 12.7 0 1 0 4 4 16 0 .246 91 2.8 2.8 0.0 11.3 73% .182 .106 0.63 1.62 0.71 72 1.43 33.5
2009 MEM AAA 4 4 21.0 2 0 0 17 9 22 5 .283 90 7.3 3.9 2.1 9.4 62% .208 .223 1.24 6.02 3.86 69 1.37 27.5
2009 CRD Rk 2 2 4.0 0 1 0 4 1 3 0 .253 91 9.0 2.2 0.0 6.8 85% .308 .186 1.25 2.56 4.50 88 1.91 44.0
2010 SLN MLB 28 28 163.3 13 8 0 151 64 132 9 .262 89 8.3 3.5 0.5 7.3 57% .292 .247 1.32 3.43 2.70 88 3.78 85.3
2011 SLN MLB 32 32 194.7 13 7 0 207 50 156 15 .255 97 9.6 2.3 0.7 7.2 55% .318 .258 1.32 3.19 3.56 85 3.53 82.1
2012 SLN MLB 20 20 121.7 7 7 0 136 30 98 7 .255 98 10.1 2.2 0.5 7.2 56% .339 .260 1.36 3.00 3.92 83 2.93 67.2
2012 SFD AA 2 2 10.3 1 0 0 8 0 11 2 .247 93 7.0 0.0 1.7 9.6 50% .231 .219 0.77 3.66 5.23 79 2.34 51.8
2012 MEM AAA 1 1 5.0 0 1 0 4 3 8 1 .266 91 7.2 5.4 1.8 14.4 70% .333 .270 1.40 4.86 3.60 82 3.23 61.9
2012 CRD Rk 1 1 2.3 0 0 0 4 0 1 0 .241 106 15.4 0.0 0.0 3.9 78% .444 .267 1.71 2.57 0.00 94 2.37 56.0
2013 SLN MLB 9 9 55.3 5 2 0 57 15 43 6 .248 104 9.3 2.4 1.0 7.0 64% .300 .256 1.30 3.69 3.58 83 3.47 83.2
2014 SLN MLB 7 7 43.7 3 1 0 39 7 39 6 .254 104 8.0 1.4 1.2 8.0 54% .270 .246 1.05 3.79 4.12 92 3.06 74.9
2014 SFD AA 1 1 2.0 0 0 0 3 1 2 1 .267 102 13.5 4.5 4.5 9.0 80% .500 .406 2.00 9.12 9.00 87 3.20 75.4
2014 MEM AAA 1 1 5.0 0 0 0 3 2 5 1 .271 86 5.4 3.6 1.8 9.0 46% .167 .248 1.00 5.49 3.60 106 6.23 121.0
2015 SLN MLB 20 20 129.7 10 6 0 106 30 97 6 .252 96 7.4 2.1 0.4 6.7 62% .267 .213 1.05 3.02 2.43 85 2.79 65.3
2015 PEO A 1 1 5.0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 .249 98 0.0 0.0 0.0 10.8 67% .000 .040 0.00 1.59 0.00 84 3.23 75.3
2015 SFD AA 1 1 6.0 1 0 0 6 0 6 1 .262 101 9.0 0.0 1.5 9.0 65% .312 .216 1.00 3.46 3.00 86 3.71 82.6
2015 MEM AAA 1 1 2.7 0 1 0 6 2 3 0 .264 87 20.2 6.8 0.0 10.1 45% .545 .448 3.00 4.72 16.88 100 5.12 105.3
2016 SLN MLB 32 30 171.7 10 13 0 179 57 150 26 .261 96 9.4 3.0 1.4 7.9 58% .305 .281 1.37 4.52 4.67 92 3.87 85.7
2017 ATL MLB 18 18 113.0 4 7 0 108 41 85 12 .259 92 8.6 3.3 1.0 6.8 56% .287 .259 1.32 4.16 4.30 94 4.12 87.7
2017 MIN MLB 1 1 6.7 1 0 0 8 3 7 0 .256 107 10.8 4.0 0.0 9.4 47% .421 .259 1.65 2.38 4.05 101 2.35 50.0
2017 NYA MLB 8 8 37.3 0 3 0 41 20 37 6 .262 103 9.9 4.8 1.4 8.9 54% .327 .285 1.63 4.84 4.82 102 3.96 84.3
2018 TOR MLB 14 13 62.0 2 6 0 68 34 56 12 .262 103 9.9 4.9 1.7 8.1 43% .311 .304 1.65 5.66 6.10 124 7.50 169.2
2018 DUN A+ 1 1 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 .244 106 0.0 0.0 0.0 18.0 0% .000 .006 0.00 -0.57 0.00 82 3.01 64.9

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
2008 258 0.4767 0.4341 0.8304 0.6098 0.2741 0.9467 0.5946 0.1696
2010 2577 0.4622 0.4397 0.7590 0.6071 0.2958 0.8728 0.5585 0.2410
2011 2965 0.4728 0.4533 0.7507 0.5913 0.3295 0.8830 0.5379 0.2493
2012 1753 0.4957 0.4735 0.7398 0.5949 0.3541 0.8897 0.4920 0.2602
2013 826 0.4467 0.4734 0.7468 0.6206 0.3545 0.8646 0.5802 0.2532
2014 631 0.4849 0.4818 0.7368 0.6176 0.3538 0.8783 0.5043 0.2632
2015 1850 0.4984 0.4784 0.7966 0.6421 0.3157 0.9105 0.5666 0.2034
2016 2556 0.4820 0.4480 0.7834 0.5942 0.3119 0.8661 0.6368 0.2166
2017 2488 0.4252 0.4522 0.7360 0.6314 0.3196 0.8743 0.5339 0.2640
2018 1087 0.4259 0.4177 0.7907 0.6242 0.2644 0.9239 0.5576 0.2093
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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
2014-06-21 - 60-DL - - Left Shoulder Thoracic Outlet Syndrome -
2014-03-21 2014-05-18 15-DL 58 43 Left Shoulder Inflammation - -
2013-05-18 2013-10-31 60-DL 166 121 Left Shoulder Surgery Partial Labrum Tear and Partial Rotator Cuff 2013-05-24
2012-10-09 2012-10-23 DTD 14 0 Left Shoulder Cartilage Injury Labrum with Rotator Cuff Strain and Inflammation -
2012-06-06 2012-08-19 60-DL 74 64 Left Shoulder Cartilage Injury Labrum and Partial Rotator Cuff -
2012-06-05 2012-06-05 On-Alr 0 0 - Hip Soreness - -
2012-06-05 2012-06-05 On-Alr 0 0 - Shoulder Soreness - -
2012-05-27 2012-06-05 DTD 9 8 Left Elbow Soreness - -
2009-03-27 2009-08-19 60-DL 145 121 Left Elbow Recovery From Surgery Tommy John Surgery 2008-09-08
2008-08-27 2008-09-29 15-DL 33 29 Left Elbow Surgery Tommy John Surgery 2008-09-08
2007-07-20 2007-09-16 Minors 58 0 Left Elbow Sprain Ulnar Collateral Ligament -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2019 TOR $2,000,000
2018 TOR $8,000,000
2017 ATL $12,000,000
2016 SLN $11,500,000
2015 SLN $9,375,000
2014 SLN $7,875,000
2013 SLN $5,875,000
2012 SLN $3,375,000
2011 SLN $437,000
2010 SLN $400,000
2009 SLN $400,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
9 yrPrevious$51,237,000
2018Current$8,000,000
10 yrPvs + Cur$59,237,000
1 yrFuture$2,000,000
11 yrTotal$61,237,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
9 y 47 dMoye Sports1 year/$10M (2018), 2019 option

Details
  • 1 year/$10M (2018), plus 2019 club option. Signed by Toronto as a free agent 2/15/18. 18:$8M, 19:$10M club option ($2M buyout). Annual performance bonuses: $0.5M each for 150, 160, 170, 180 innings pitched.
  • 4 years/$27M (2012-15), plus 2016, 2017 club options. Signed extension with St. Louis 7/13/11. $0.5M signing bonus. 12:$3.25M, 13:$5.75M, 14:$7.75M, 15:$9.25M, 16:$11.5M club option, $0.5M buyout. 17:$12M club option, $0.5M buyout. St. Louis exercised 2016 option 11/2/15. Acquired by Atlanta in trade from St. Louis 12/1/16. Acquired by Minnesota in trade from Atlanta 7/24/17, with Twins paying $4,524,590 remaining in salary. Acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Minnesota 7/30/17. Yankees pay a pro-rated portion of Major League minimum ($184,180), with Twins responsible for balance of 2017 salary ($3,946,967).
  • 1 year/$0.437M (2011). Re-signed by St. Louis 2/11.
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2010). Re-signed by St. Louis 3/4/10.
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009). Re-signed by St. Louis 2/28/09.
  • 1 year (2008). Contract purchased by St. Louis 7/10/08.
  • Drafted by St. Louis 2005 (22-680) (Mission HS, Texas).

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .255 .306 .392 .251
11 vs R (Multi) .258 .317 .412 .265
18 Split (Multi) -.002 -.011 -.020 -.014
19 LgAvg (Multi) -.020 -.022 -.064 -.025
30 vs L (2016) .246 .299 .403 .249
31 vs R (2016) .273 .339 .459 .289
38 Split (2016) -.027 -.040 -.056 -.040
39 LgAvg (2016) -.022 -.023 -.071 -.028

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