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2019 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 32)
PA AVG HR R RBI SB DRC+ WARP
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Birth Date7-27-1986
Height6' 3"
Weight220 lbs
Age32 years, 6 months, 23 days
BatsL
ThrowsR
0.02015
-0.02016
0.12017
0.02018
-0.12019
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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
2012 BAL 25 77 167 33 2 1 6 6 43 3 1 0 .216 .258 .359 79 -4.0 -0.6 -2.6 -0.3
2013 BAL 26 85 271 55 11 0 10 19 62 5 2 0 .224 .293 .390 82 -5.1 0.6 -3.2 -0.1
2014 BAL 27 102 312 62 15 1 7 22 68 5 1 0 .221 .288 .356 80 -6.5 0.8 0.4 0.4
2015 BAL 28 91 301 54 8 3 9 26 81 4 0 0 .202 .281 .356 81 -5.6 0.7 -2.6 0.0
2016 BAL 29 74 176 34 7 0 3 17 48 0 2 0 .217 .291 .318 65 -7.1 1.0 0.2 0.0
2017 BAL 30 23 43 8 1 0 0 4 10 1 0 0 .211 .302 .237 77 -1.1 0.7 -0.3 0.1
2018 ATL 31 81 182 35 6 0 2 18 41 1 4 2 .217 .298 .292 67 -6.6 1.9 -0.5 0.0
Career53314522815053711235319102.216.286.34777-36.05.2-8.60.1

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
2008 BOI A- 56 245 .256 .348 .376 .354 109 10.5 7.2 2.9 126 0 2.1 1.9 1.8 1.6
2009 PEO A 131 543 .257 .330 .373 .309 104 17.1 15.8 1 123 0 3.8 -4.4 6.3 2.3
2010 DAY A+ 108 475 .254 .322 .365 .328 90 23.3 13.3 -0.1 122 0 5.7 0.9 1.9 2.2
2010 TEN AA 23 84 .268 .345 .395 .207 102 -4.9 2.4 -0.1 55 0 -2.4 -0.6 -5.4 -0.6
2011 TEN AA 83 344 .264 .336 .405 .332 118 7.2 10.1 -0.5 123 0 -0.7 -0.2 3.6 1.2
2011 IOW AAA 49 186 .276 .339 .419 .288 98 -8.8 5.8 -0.1 60 0 0.0 -0.7 -10.5 -0.5
2012 BAL MLB 77 167 .255 .321 .412 .257 105 -6.2 4.5 -0.5 79 11 -2.6 -0.6 -4.0 -0.3
2012 NOR AAA 9 41 .258 .337 .387 .333 95 1.4 1.2 -0.3 96 0 0.0 0.2 -0.6 0.0
2012 ESC Wnt 13 49 .000 .000 .000 .300 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 BAL MLB 85 271 .258 .322 .409 .259 99 -3.5 7.1 -0.4 82 11 -3.2 0.6 -5.1 -0.1
2013 DEL A 2 8 .279 .311 .410 .400 90 -0.3 0.2 -0.1 61 0 0.4 0.0 -0.5 0.0
2013 FRD A+ 2 7 .266 .330 .369 .333 109 0.5 0.2 0 77 0 -0.3 0.0 -0.3 0.0
2013 NOR AAA 8 35 .250 .334 .366 .292 98 1 1.0 0 76 0 -1.3 0.5 -1.2 -0.1
2014 BAL MLB 102 312 .249 .309 .388 .266 99 -5.3 8.0 1.2 80 9 0.4 0.8 -6.5 0.4
2015 BAL MLB 91 301 .256 .315 .413 .251 109 -11.7 8.1 -0.5 81 12 -2.6 0.7 -5.6 0.0
2015 BOW AA 3 13 .242 .304 .346 .300 103 1.4 0.3 0 102 0 0.1 0.0 -0.1 0.0
2015 NOR AAA 2 9 .290 .357 .396 .000 98 -0.4 0.2 0 88 0 0.1 -0.3 -0.2 0.0
2016 BAL MLB 74 176 .253 .318 .417 .290 110 -7.3 4.9 0.6 65 11 0.2 1.0 -7.1 0.0
2016 NOR AAA 5 22 .244 .307 .361 .571 94 2.3 0.6 0 146 0 -0.6 -0.2 0.8 0.1
2017 BAL MLB 23 43 .259 .322 .438 .286 108 -1.6 1.3 0.1 77 15 -0.3 0.7 -1.1 0.1
2017 FRD A+ 4 19 .254 .322 .364 .200 110 -1.1 0.5 0 100 0 -0.3 -0.3 -0.4 -0.1
2017 BOW AA 12 49 .267 .359 .424 .394 109 5.1 1.3 0 188 0 0.0 1.3 3.6 0.7
2018 ATL MLB 81 182 .245 .318 .404 .277 95 -8.4 5.1 0.4 67 11 -0.5 1.9 -6.6 0.0
2018 GWN AAA 8 32 .252 .327 .378 .381 103 -0.7 0.9 0.1 66 0 0.8 0.2 -1.6 0.0

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
2008 BOI A- 245 219 39 65 19 2 8 112 26 24 51 4 2 .297 .367 .511 .215 1 1
2009 PEO A 543 485 81 134 24 5 20 228 81 50 98 7 6 .276 .345 .470 .194 2 2
2010 TEN AA 84 71 10 13 2 0 1 18 9 10 12 1 0 .183 .293 .254 .070 0 0
2010 DAY A+ 475 420 65 120 34 3 9 187 63 41 74 6 3 .286 .354 .445 .160 1 1
2011 IOW AAA 186 173 22 41 11 1 5 69 22 10 44 1 0 .237 .277 .399 .162 1 2
2011 TEN AA 344 302 52 92 20 2 14 158 66 40 55 4 6 .305 .384 .523 .219 2 0
2012 BAL MLB 167 153 15 33 2 1 6 55 19 6 43 1 0 .216 .258 .359 .144 1 3
2012 ESC Wnt 49 43 7 9 1 0 0 10 3 6 13 0 0 .209 .306 .233 .023 0 0
2012 NOR AAA 41 38 5 11 1 1 2 20 3 2 9 0 0 .290 .341 .526 .237 0 0
2013 BAL MLB 271 246 28 55 11 0 10 96 27 19 62 2 0 .224 .293 .390 .167 0 1
2013 FRD A+ 7 7 1 2 0 0 1 5 2 0 3 0 0 .286 .286 .714 .429 0 0
2013 DEL A 8 8 1 2 1 0 0 3 1 0 3 0 0 .250 .250 .375 .125 0 0
2013 NOR AAA 35 34 4 9 1 0 2 16 5 1 8 0 0 .265 .286 .471 .206 0 0
2014 BAL MLB 312 281 33 62 15 1 7 100 32 22 68 1 0 .221 .288 .356 .135 1
2015 BAL MLB 301 267 34 54 8 3 9 95 31 26 81 0 0 .202 .281 .356 .154 2 2
2015 NOR AAA 9 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 0 0 0 .000 .333 .000 .000 1 0
2015 BOW AA 13 12 2 4 1 0 1 8 2 1 1 0 0 .333 .385 .667 .333 0 0
2016 BAL MLB 176 157 16 34 7 0 3 50 15 17 48 2 0 .217 .291 .318 .102 1 1
2016 NOR AAA 22 19 3 8 1 0 0 9 1 3 5 0 0 .421 .500 .474 .053 0 0
2017 BAL MLB 43 38 5 8 1 0 0 9 4 4 10 0 0 .211 .302 .237 .026 0 0
2017 BOW AA 49 38 18 15 3 0 2 24 6 10 3 0 0 .395 .531 .632 .237 0 0
2017 FRD A+ 19 13 2 2 0 0 0 2 0 5 3 0 0 .154 .421 .154 .000 0 0
2018 ATL MLB 182 161 17 35 6 0 2 47 13 18 41 4 2 .217 .298 .292 .075 1 1
2018 GWN AAA 32 30 3 8 1 0 0 9 4 1 9 0 0 .267 .313 .300 .033 0 0

Plate Discipline

YEAR Pits Zone% Swing% Contact% Z-Swing% O-Swing% Z-Contact% O-Contact% SwStr% CSAA
2012 611 0.5270 0.4992 0.7246 0.6149 0.3702 0.7980 0.5888 0.2754 0.0028
2013 1033 0.4831 0.4695 0.7299 0.6633 0.2884 0.8308 0.5130 0.2701 -0.0070
2014 1153 0.4935 0.4727 0.7339 0.6555 0.2945 0.8365 0.5116 0.2661 0.0004
2015 1139 0.5057 0.4530 0.7481 0.6354 0.2664 0.8388 0.5267 0.2519 -0.0014
2016 696 0.4943 0.4397 0.7614 0.6424 0.2415 0.8733 0.4706 0.2386 0.0000
2017 166 0.4759 0.4337 0.7361 0.6076 0.2759 0.8333 0.5417 0.2639 0.0000
2018 692 0.4624 0.4581 0.7603 0.6781 0.2688 0.8065 0.6600 0.2397 0.0000
Career54900.49350.46380.74190.64800.28540.83240.53800.2581-0.0012

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
2013-05-11 2013-05-11 DTD 0 0 - Hand Contusion HBP - -
2012-08-02 2012-08-24 15-DL 22 19 - General Medical Illness Tonsillitis - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2019 CLE $
2018 ATL $750,000
2017 BAL $1,800,000
2016 BAL $1,500,000
2015 BAL $1,075,000
2014 BAL $512,500
2013 BAL $493,500
2012 BAL $480,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
7 yrPrevious$6,611,000
7 yrTotal$6,611,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
7 y 0 dCAA Sports1 year (2019)

Details
  • 1 year (2019). Signed by Cleveland as a free agent 2/7/19 (minor-league contract). Salary of $0.8M in majors.
  • 1 year/$0.75M (2018). Signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 2/7/18 (minor-league contract). Salary of $1.9M in majors. May earn additional $0.3M in performance bonuses. Released by Philadelphia 3/22/18. Signed by Atlanta as a free agent 3/25/18. Sent outright to Triple-A by Atlanta 8/23/18. Contract selected by Atlanta 9/2/18.
  • 1 year/$1.8M (2017). Re-signed by Baltimore as a free agent 1/12/17 (avoided arbitration). Award bonuses: $50,000 each for All-Star, Gold Glove.
  • 1 year/$1.5M (2016). Re-signed by Baltimore 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration).
  • 1 year/$1.075M (2015). Re-signed by Baltimore 1/25/15 (avoided arbitration, $1.5M-$0.9M). Performance bonus: $25,000 for 400 plate appearances. Award bonuses: $50,000 each for All Star, Gold Glove, LCS MVP, WS MVP.
  • 1 year/$0.5125M (2014). Re-signed by Baltimore 3/11/14.
  • 1 year/$0.4935M (2013). Re-signed by Baltimore 3/8/13.
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012). Selected by Baltimore from Chicago Cubs in Rule 5 draft 12/8/11. Signed by Baltimore 3/10/12.
  • Drafted by Chicago Cubs 2008 (1s-41) (Vanderbilt). $0.906M signing bonus.

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BP Chats

DateQuestionAnswer
2013-12-10 18:00:00 (link to chat)The Orioles announced Jonathan Schoop will start 2013 in AAA. Does that mean their opening day 2B will be Jemile Weeks, or will they go get someone else?
(Jim from Baltimore)
It is probably going to come down to Ryan Flaherty or Jemile Weeks at second base, although it is possible that the Orioles do make a move to bring in a second baseman. Even if it isn't a big name, there could be an NRI or minor league free agent who comes into camp to compete for the job. (Mike Gianella)
2013-09-12 18:00:00 (link to chat)Will Johnathan Schoop be the Orioles everyday 2B next year? Do you see him as an eventual top-10 fantasy guy at the position?
(Jim from Baltimore)
Hi Jim

I can't predict whether or not Schoop will be the Orioles 2B next year, but I do think that he'll get an opportunity in camp. Brian Roberts is a free agent, and Alexi Casilla and Ryan Flaherty shouldn't be viewed as road blocks. I suspect the Orioles will bring in a cheap veteran as a back-up plan in Spring Training and let them compete.

Will Jonathan Schoop be a Top 10 guy? That all depends on how his power develops. He probably will eventually be Top 10, but given his age and the minor league numbers he has put up to date, I don't see this happening until 2017-2018. These players play different positions, but I think you have to look at players like Brett Lawrie and Eric Hosmer as examples. Everyone got too enthusiastic about Lawrie/Hosmer and got burned the last couple of years. That doesn't mean these players aren't good and won't get better, but it's a long learning curve, particularly if you're not a made-to-order superstar like Mike Trout or Schoop's teammate, Manny Machado. (Mike Gianella)


BP Roundtables

DateRoundtable NameComment
2009-06-09 14:30:002009 Draft CoverageCubs take a chance on D.J. LeMahieu from LSU at 79. This is sort of a similar pick to Ryan Flaherty last year -- a college shortstop, but no one is quite sure what position he ends up at as a pro. We'll see if he's tough to sign, but if he sticks in the middle infield, he's always had a lot of potential.

Also, note: the Hendry and Paul Mainieri connection continues. People always think the Cubs like Notre Dame --- not so, it's just he seems to trust his best friend on draft day. (Bryan Smith)
 

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