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Career Summary
Years PA AVG OBP SLG DRC+ WARP
10 232 .216 .294 .351 76 -2.1
Birth Date9-14-1983
Height6' 4"
Weight235 lbs
Age36 years, 4 months, 13 days
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WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

YEAR TEAM AGE G PA H 2B 3B HR BB SO HBP SB CS AVG OBP SLG DRC+ DRAA BRR FRAA BWARP
2009 ARI 25 15 30 7 2 0 1 2 7 0 0 0 .250 .300 .429 83 -0.5 0.6 -2.7 -0.1
2010 ARI 26 38 106 20 7 0 2 11 32 0 1 0 .211 .292 .347 67 -3.9 -0.3 -11.2 -1.1
2012 ANA 28 39 95 18 1 0 3 8 25 1 0 0 .212 .287 .329 84 -1.7 -0.9 -9.5 -0.8
2013 ANA 29 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 1.000 .000 89 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Career932324510062264110.216.294.35176-6.1-0.6-23.5-2.1

Statistics for All Levels

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YEAR Team Lg LG G PA oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ DRC+ DRC+ SD FRAA BRR DRAA BWARP
2006 MSO Rk PIO 56 227 .000 .000 .000 .343 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2007 VIS A+ CLF 79 320 .263 .339 .412 .305 99 -1.5 10.7 2.7 89 0 0.6 -4.3 -4.4 0.5
2008 MOB AA SOU 92 331 .262 .341 .395 .327 104 -3.3 9.8 4.6 94 0 2.4 -1.1 -5.7 1.0
2009 ARI MLB NL 15 30 .243 .321 .387 .300 104 -0.3 0.9 0.4 83 13 -2.7 0.6 -0.5 -0.1
2009 RNO AAA PCL 92 355 .276 .351 .434 .388 110 11.6 10.3 5 123 0 -14.6 1.8 10.4 1.3
2010 ARI MLB NL 38 106 .255 .324 .400 .295 94 -2.6 2.9 1.7 67 17 -11.2 -0.3 -3.9 -1.1
2010 RNO AAA PCL 37 159 .283 .357 .444 .419 108 13 4.8 2.2 152 0 -16.7 0.7 10.8 0.2
2011 NOR AAA INT 82 310 .258 .325 .398 .325 93 -8.6 9.6 5.2 96 0 -0.9 -2.9 -0.6 1.0
2011 RNO AAA PCL 10 43 .304 .376 .483 .281 130 -1 1.3 0.8 72 0 -25.2 -0.7 -1.4 -2.4
2012 ANA MLB AL 39 95 .262 .320 .420 .263 102 -2.1 2.6 1.6 84 12 -9.5 -0.9 -1.7 -0.8
2012 NOR AAA INT 10 38 .257 .332 .364 .320 93 1.2 1.1 0.7 105 0 -7.7 0.0 0.3 -0.6
2012 SLC AAA PCL 26 105 .266 .331 .412 .288 101 -2.4 3.1 1.7 61 0 0.5 -1.2 -4.4 0.0
2013 ANA MLB AL 1 1 .000 .500 .000 .000 88 0.4 0.0 0 89 2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 SLC AAA PCL 74 284 .275 .343 .418 .301 110 -5.6 8.2 4.1 77 0 -40.1 0.6 -9.5 -3.7
2014 SLC AAA PCL 71 273 .275 .342 .424 .341 104 -3.7 8.2 4.3 93 0 -25.6 0.2 -3.6 -1.6
2015 REA AA EAS 1 3 .155 .212 .230 .000 105 -0.8 0.1 0 79 0 0.0 0.0 -0.1 0.0
2015 LEH AAA INT 9 25 .260 .317 .373 .350 98 0.4 0.7 0.4 96 0 0.3 0.1 -0.5 0.1

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team lvl LG PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO SF SH
2006 MSO Rk PIO 227 192 36 52 16 4 6 94 41 27 52 6 2 .271 .375 .490 .219 0 0
2007 VIS A+ CLF 320 297 38 78 16 1 10 126 43 22 64 4 2 .263 .316 .424 .162 0 0
2008 MOB AA SOU 331 306 38 82 26 2 11 145 49 16 78 3 2 .268 .309 .474 .206 0 0
2009 ARI MLB NL 30 28 4 7 2 0 1 12 4 2 7 0 0 .250 .300 .429 .179 0 0
2009 RNO AAA PCL 355 329 61 108 31 5 9 176 66 22 65 13 3 .328 .376 .535 .207 0 0
2010 ARI MLB NL 106 95 9 20 7 0 2 33 7 11 32 1 0 .211 .292 .347 .137 0 0
2010 RNO AAA PCL 159 138 34 51 12 4 7 92 29 16 26 2 4 .370 .446 .667 .297 0 0
2011 NOR AAA INT 310 279 22 70 10 0 5 95 25 27 74 0 3 .251 .324 .341 .090 0 1
2011 RNO AAA PCL 43 38 4 10 3 0 1 16 5 4 6 0 1 .263 .326 .421 .158 1 0
2012 ANA MLB AL 95 85 14 18 1 0 3 28 4 8 25 0 0 .212 .287 .329 .118 0 1
2012 NOR AAA INT 38 34 7 9 4 0 1 16 1 3 8 0 0 .265 .342 .471 .206 0 0
2012 SLC AAA PCL 105 92 7 20 4 2 3 37 13 9 32 0 1 .217 .282 .402 .185 2 2
2013 ANA MLB AL 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .000 1.000 .000 .000 0 0
2013 SLC AAA PCL 284 253 40 60 13 1 8 99 29 27 75 3 1 .237 .307 .391 .154 3 1
2014 SLC AAA PCL 273 241 31 63 16 1 6 99 29 26 70 3 0 .261 .338 .411 .149 2
2015 LEH AAA INT 25 23 2 7 3 0 0 10 0 1 3 0 0 .304 .333 .435 .130 0 1
2015 REA AA EAS 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0

Plate Discipline

YEAR Pits Zone% Swing% Contact% Z-Swing% O-Swing% Z-Contact% O-Contact% SwStr% CSAA
2009 110 0.6000 0.4091 0.7556 0.5303 0.2273 0.8571 0.4000 0.2444 0.0007
2010 424 0.5377 0.4292 0.7527 0.5877 0.2449 0.8284 0.5417 0.2473 -0.0005
2012 411 0.4964 0.4282 0.7670 0.5980 0.2609 0.8770 0.5185 0.2330 0.0001
2013 9 0.5556 0.4444 0.7500 0.6000 0.2500 0.6667 1.0000 0.2500 -0.0015
Career9540.52730.42660.75920.58560.24980.85110.51970.2408-0.0001

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
2014-05-14 2014-05-31 Minors 17 0 - Groin - -
2014-03-08 2014-03-08 Camp 0 0 Left Hand Contusion - -
2009-02-23 2009-02-23 Camp 0 0 General Medical Illness Food Poisoning -
2007-06-08 2007-07-06 Minors 28 0 - Head Concussion - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2015 PHI $
2014 ANA $
2013 ANA $
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$0
1 yrTotal$0

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
1 y 127 d1 year (2015)

Details
  • 1 year (2015). Signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 10/23/14 (minor-league contract).
  • 2014. Sent outright to Triple-A by LA Angels 3/8/14. Refused assignment by LA Angels 10/6/14.
  • 1 year (2013). Re-signed by LA Angels 3/2/13.
  • 1 year (2012). Re-signed by Baltimore (minor-league contract). Released by Baltimore 4/12. Signed by LA Angels as a free agent 4/22/12 (minor-league contract). Contract purchased by LA Angels 5/11/12.
  • 1 year (2011). Sent outright to Triple-A by Arizona 3/21/11. Acquired by Baltimore in trade from Arizona 4/30/11 (player to be named in 12/6/10 Mark Reynolds deal).
  • 1 year (2010). Re-signed by Arizona 3/11/10.
  • 1 year (2009). Contract purchased by Arizona 8/28/09.
  • Drafted by Arizona 2006 (13-387) (Stanford).

2019 Preseason Forecast

Last Update: 1/27/2017 12:35 ET

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Advanced Catching Metrics

Year lvl CSAA Framing Runs Blocking Chances EPAA Blocking Runs SB Attempts SRAA TRAA Throwing Runs FRAA Adj. FRAA
2007 afa .000 0.0 2501 -.001 0.7 49 -.007 -.008 0.8 0.5 0.6
2008 aax .000 0.0 3318 -.002 1.5 69 .004 -.010 0.3 1.4 2.4
2009 mlb -.038 -2.5 319 .002 -0.2 6 -.006 .001 0.0 -2.7 -2.7
2009 aaa -.018 -15.9 3665 .000 0.2 70 -.004 .000 0.2 -16.3 -14.6
2010 mlb -.029 -7.6 1198 .010 -2.9 21 .035 .005 -0.5 -10.8 -11.2
2010 aaa -.045 -16.3 1452 .002 -0.7 24 .005 .001 -0.1 -16.9 -16.7
2011 aaa -.026 -25.1 3567 .000 -0.1 56 .003 -.001 -0.1 -25.3 -26.0
2012 aaa -.018 -7.5 1768 -.002 1.1 36 .007 .000 -0.2 -7.7 -7.2
2012 mlb -.031 -7.9 1282 -.001 0.3 33 .064 .001 -1.3 -9.5 -9.5
2013 mlb -.006 0.0 8 -.002 0.0 0 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 aaa -.041 -35.6 3431 .001 -0.5 60 .076 .000 -2.9 -39.7 -40.1
2014 aaa -.032 -24.2 3066 -.001 0.5 59 .010 .000 -0.4 -24.6 -25.6
2015 aaa .004 0.3 341 .000 0.0 9 .007 .000 0.0 0.3 0.3
2015 aax -.005 0.0 27 .000 0.0 1 .007 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0

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