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Efren Navarro 1BCubs

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Career Summary
Years PA AVG OBP SLG DRC+ WARP
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Birth Date5-14-1986
Height6' 0"
Weight210 lbs
Age32 years, 6 months, 28 days
BatsL
ThrowsL
0.12014
0.22015
2016
0.12017
-0.02018
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
2011 ANA 25 8 12 2 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 .200 .273 .300 81 -0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 ANA 27 4 6 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 1 0 .250 .500 .250 73 -0.2 0.1 0.2 0.0
2014 ANA 28 64 174 39 10 1 1 13 27 0 1 3 .245 .302 .340 80 -3.2 1.3 0.0 0.1
2015 ANA 29 54 88 21 4 0 0 5 16 0 0 2 .253 .295 .301 69 -2.8 0.9 1.8 0.2
2017 DET 31 23 69 14 1 1 2 8 21 0 0 1 .230 .319 .377 86 -0.9 0.6 0.8 0.1
2018 CHN 32 4 6 1 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 .167 .167 .167 70 -0.2 0.0 -0.1 0.0
Career1573557816232970026.241.304.33178-7.53.02.50.3

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 PA oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ DRC+ DRC+ SD FRAA BRR DRAA BWARP
2007 ANG Rk 5 21 .281 .414 .402 .400 104 2.1 0.7 -0.4 156 7 0.1 -0.2 2.8 0.3
2007 ORM Rk 40 129 .278 .345 .419 .247 100 -10.9 4.4 -2.8 59 2 -3.7 1.4 -13.5 -1.3
2008 CDR A 94 385 .249 .319 .371 .328 98 4.2 11.0 -7 103 1 3.3 -4.2 2.0 0.5
2008 RCU A+ 35 150 .276 .340 .412 .402 97 9.6 4.5 -2.9 121 2 5.2 -0.6 2.9 0.9
2009 RCU A+ 130 540 .273 .346 .427 .328 104 3.2 16.6 -10.6 94 1 -2.3 -3.7 -2.5 -0.3
2010 ARK AA 128 494 .259 .330 .389 .285 94 2.4 14.1 -9.1 93 1 0.3 0.9 -2.9 0.3
2011 ANA MLB 8 12 .240 .308 .392 .222 94 -0.9 0.3 -0.2 81 44 0.0 0.0 -0.2 0.0
2011 SLC AAA 133 547 .287 .355 .447 .352 110 5.3 17.0 -10.9 102 1 4.1 0.6 4.7 1.5
2011 AGU Wnt 27 111 .000 .000 .000 .254 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 SLC AAA 141 577 .280 .343 .434 .321 104 -1 17.1 -11 99 1 8.2 1.1 2.4 1.8
2012 AGU Wnt 44 124 .000 .000 .000 .258 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 ANA MLB 4 6 .269 .328 .449 .333 95 0.4 0.2 -0.1 73 23 0.2 0.1 -0.2 0.0
2013 SLC AAA 134 586 .275 .341 .421 .390 109 18.1 16.8 -10.8 111 1 5.0 1.7 10.3 2.3
2013 MEX int 2 2 .000 .000 .000 1.000 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2014 ANA MLB 64 174 .249 .311 .393 .290 96 -2.4 4.5 -1.9 80 16 0.0 1.3 -3.2 0.1
2014 SLC AAA 72 318 .278 .345 .431 .381 105 15.7 9.5 -5 115 1 -0.6 -0.8 7.5 1.1
2015 ANA MLB 54 88 .251 .313 .397 .313 97 -4.7 2.4 -0.9 69 16 1.8 0.9 -2.8 0.2
2015 SLC AAA 72 316 .277 .342 .416 .392 116 5 8.8 -5.3 114 1 -0.1 0.0 6.9 1.0
2016 MEM AAA 54 213 .260 .325 .397 .349 92 3.6 6.0 -3.6 94 2 -2.6 -0.6 -0.3 -0.1
2016 TAC AAA 72 301 .280 .339 .435 .296 96 -7 8.5 -5.3 92 2 -1.0 -2.0 -1.1 -0.1
2016 TIJ AAA 1 4 .000 .000 .000 .500 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2017 DET MLB 23 69 .251 .313 .420 .316 113 -1.8 2.0 -1.3 86 31 0.8 0.6 -0.9 0.1
2017 TOL AAA 131 558 .259 .326 .401 .328 96 8.7 16.5 -10.3 110 1 1.6 1.7 7.2 1.6
2018 CHN MLB 4 6 .265 .356 .417 .500 103 -0.9 0.2 -0.1 70 24 -0.1 0.0 -0.2 0.0
2018 IOW AAA 48 210 .273 .337 .409 .368 94 9.1 6.2 -3.8 100 2 -1.1 -0.6 1.2 0.2

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO SF SH
2007 ANG Rk 21 17 4 6 3 0 0 9 3 3 2 0 1 .353 .450 .529 .176 0 0
2007 ORM Rk 129 113 16 24 4 0 1 31 11 11 21 1 1 .212 .289 .274 .062 2 2
2008 RCU A+ 150 129 13 45 9 0 2 60 18 19 20 0 3 .349 .432 .465 .116 0 0
2008 CDR A 385 331 37 89 18 0 2 113 45 42 66 7 7 .269 .356 .341 .073 2 2
2009 RCU A+ 540 481 64 138 32 3 5 191 61 53 72 3 2 .287 .361 .397 .110 1 1
2010 ARK AA 494 453 46 121 24 2 6 167 50 31 47 6 4 .267 .316 .369 .102 4 4
2011 AGU Wnt 111 97 14 22 4 1 4 40 13 11 25 0 0 .227 .297 .412 .186 3 0
2011 ANA MLB 12 10 1 2 1 0 0 3 0 1 1 0 0 .200 .273 .300 .100 0 1
2011 SLC AAA 547 492 76 156 36 6 12 240 73 42 78 5 5 .317 .368 .488 .171 7 4
2012 AGU Wnt 124 99 10 18 4 1 1 27 15 22 34 1 1 .182 .331 .273 .091 2 0
2012 SLC AAA 577 528 79 155 35 1 7 213 74 36 70 3 2 .294 .336 .403 .110 10 0
2013 ANA MLB 6 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 2 1 1 0 .250 .500 .250 .000 0 0
2013 MEX int 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 .000 0 0
2013 SLC AAA 586 513 83 167 39 3 7 233 81 68 99 8 5 .326 .404 .454 .129 3 0
2014 ANA MLB 174 159 17 39 10 1 1 54 14 13 27 1 3 .245 .302 .340 .094 0
2014 SLC AAA 318 273 45 89 19 3 4 126 50 43 47 2 1 .326 .418 .462 .136 1
2015 ANA MLB 88 83 9 21 4 0 0 25 5 5 16 0 2 .253 .295 .301 .048 0 0
2015 SLC AAA 316 283 53 93 24 1 2 125 29 27 55 0 1 .329 .380 .442 .113 6 0
2016 TIJ AAA 4 2 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 .500 .750 .500 .000 0 0
2016 MEM AAA 213 197 28 63 5 0 2 74 17 15 21 0 0 .320 .366 .376 .056 1 0
2016 TAC AAA 301 268 40 65 11 3 5 97 31 28 63 0 0 .243 .316 .362 .119 3 0
2017 DET MLB 69 61 9 14 1 1 2 23 2 8 21 0 1 .230 .319 .377 .148 0 0
2017 TOL AAA 558 479 61 132 23 2 10 189 61 71 101 2 3 .276 .370 .395 .119 4 0
2018 IOW AAA 210 184 17 57 10 1 4 81 29 23 38 0 1 .310 .386 .440 .130 2 0
2018 CHN MLB 6 6 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 4 0 0 .167 .167 .167 .000 0 0

Plate Discipline

YEAR Pits Zone% Swing% Contact% Z-Swing% O-Swing% Z-Contact% O-Contact% SwStr% CSAA
2011 35 0.5714 0.6286 0.8636 0.7500 0.4667 1.0000 0.5714 0.1364 -0.0011
2013 27 0.4444 0.5185 0.6429 0.6667 0.4000 0.7500 0.5000 0.3571 -0.0006
2014 696 0.4770 0.4138 0.8368 0.5512 0.2885 0.9399 0.6571 0.1632 0.0115
2015 333 0.4835 0.4414 0.8639 0.5652 0.3256 0.9231 0.7679 0.1361 -0.0004
2017 310 0.4677 0.4516 0.7643 0.6552 0.2727 0.8316 0.6222 0.2357 0.0000
2018 23 0.5652 0.6522 0.6000 0.7692 0.5000 0.8000 0.2000 0.4000 0.0000
Career14240.47960.43960.82050.58770.30360.90800.66290.17950.0055

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

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2018 CHN $
2017 DET $
2016 BAL $
2015 ANA $511,000
2014 ANA $
2013 ANA $
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$511,000
1 yrTotal$511,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
1 y 103 dBenchmark Sports Advisors1 year (2018)

Details
  • 1 year (2018). Signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 1/18 (minor-league contract). Contract selected by Chicago Cubs 4/10/18. DFA by Chicago Cubs 5/26/18. Sent outright to Triple-A 5/29/18.
  • 1 year (2017). Signed by Detroit as a free agent 1/7/17 (minor-league contract). Sent outright to Triple-A by Detroit 11/3/17 (elected free agency).
  • 2016. Acquired by Baltimore in trade 1/26/16 after being DFA by LA Angels 1/19/16. DFA by Baltimore 2/25/16. Sent outright to Triple-A, refused assignment 2/28/16. Signed by Seattle as a free agent 3/2/16 (minor-league contract). Released by Seattle 6/29/16. Signed by St. Louis as a free agent 7/8/16 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year/$0.511M (2015). Re-signed by LA Angels 3/9/15. DFA by LA Angels 7/29/15 (optional assignment).
  • 1 year (2014). Re-signed by LA Angels 3/4/14.
  • 1 year (2013). Contract selected by LA Angels 9/16/13.
  • 1 year (2012). Re-signed by LA Angels 3/3/12 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2011). Contract purchased by LA Angels 9/1/11. Sent outright to Triple-A by LA Angels 10/28/11.
  • Drafted by LA Angels 2007 (50-1,450).

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