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2019 Projections (Rest of Season Projections - seasonal age 33)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date4-12-1986
Height6' 6"
Weight215 lbs
Age32 years, 10 months, 11 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
1.42015
2.12016
1.32017
0.72018
0.22019
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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 PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA DRA- WARP
2011 SDN MLB 9 0 7.0 0 2 0 9 7 11 0 87 11.6 9.0 0.0 14.1 26% .474 2.29 3.27 5.14 100 2.80 65.0 0.2
2012 SDN MLB 67 0 66.7 2 4 0 50 33 75 11 93 6.8 4.5 1.5 10.1 36% .245 1.25 4.60 3.78 103 4.36 100.0 0.3
2013 SDN MLB 33 0 31.0 1 0 0 36 19 31 3 96 10.5 5.5 0.9 9.0 40% .375 1.77 4.11 3.19 109 4.46 106.8 0.0
2014 BAL MLB 46 0 62.3 7 1 0 48 25 54 6 100 6.9 3.6 0.9 7.8 41% .250 1.17 3.93 3.18 105 4.23 103.8 0.2
2015 BAL MLB 62 0 79.3 5 3 1 57 38 89 7 107 6.5 4.3 0.8 10.1 46% .263 1.20 3.44 2.72 91 3.19 74.5 1.4
2016 BAL MLB 71 0 79.0 10 4 2 57 25 92 7 108 6.5 2.8 0.8 10.5 43% .267 1.04 2.87 2.05 78 2.69 59.5 2.1
2017 BAL MLB 67 0 68.0 4 5 18 51 26 70 7 106 6.8 3.4 0.9 9.3 42% .256 1.13 3.56 3.18 90 3.39 72.2 1.3
2018 ATL 0 27 0 23.7 1 2 1 22 9 22 1 92 8.4 3.4 0.4 8.4 47% .296 1.31 3.08 1.52 88 3.37 75.2 0.4
2018 BAL 0 42 0 39.0 1 2 11 50 19 38 4 104 11.5 4.4 0.9 8.8 48% .371 1.77 4.04 4.85 95 4.28 95.6 0.3
2018 TOT MLB 69 0 62.7 2 4 12 72 28 60 5 100 10.3 4.0 0.7 8.6 48% .344 1.60 3.67 3.59 93 3.93 87.9 0.7
CareerMLB4240456.0312333380201482461027.54.00.99.543%.2841.273.673.08943.6383.26.3

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 LG G GS IP W L SV H BB SO HR PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA DRA-
2008 PDR Rk AZL 17 0 22.3 1 1 4 21 5 33 0 94 8.5 2.0 0.0 13.3 56% .389 1.17 2.05 2.02 0 0.00 0.0
2009 FTW A MDW 60 0 63.7 3 3 33 36 11 82 1 108 5.1 1.6 0.1 11.6 37% .261 0.74 1.96 1.27 0 0.00 0.0
2010 LEL A+ CLF 62 0 65.7 5 2 41 50 11 74 6 99 6.8 1.5 0.8 10.1 47% .286 0.93 3.16 2.47 0 0.00 0.0
2010 afw Wnt AFL 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 18.0 0% .000 0.00 0.37 0.00 0 0.00 0.0
2010 PES Wnt AFL 11 0 12.7 1 1 1 8 3 4 1 5.7 2.1 0.7 2.8 0% .171 0.87 5.47 2.83 0 0.00 0.0
2011 SDN MLB NL 9 0 7.0 0 2 0 9 7 11 0 87 11.6 9.0 0.0 14.1 26% .474 2.29 3.27 5.14 100 2.80 65.0
2011 SAN AA TEX 42 0 44.0 2 2 23 32 5 64 3 108 6.5 1.0 0.6 13.1 31% .305 0.84 1.82 2.25 0 0.00 0.0
2011 TUC AAA PCL 25 0 27.7 1 3 11 28 7 30 1 109 9.1 2.3 0.3 9.8 46% .342 1.27 2.84 3.90 0 0.00 0.0
2012 SDN MLB NL 67 0 66.7 2 4 0 50 33 75 11 93 6.8 4.5 1.5 10.1 36% .245 1.25 4.60 3.78 103 4.36 100.0
2012 TUC AAA PCL 10 0 9.7 2 1 3 11 1 5 0 104 10.2 0.9 0.0 4.7 44% .344 1.24 2.93 2.79 0 0.00 0.0
2013 SDN MLB NL 33 0 31.0 1 0 0 36 19 31 3 96 10.5 5.5 0.9 9.0 40% .375 1.77 4.11 3.19 109 4.46 106.8
2013 TUC AAA PCL 33 0 44.3 4 3 3 43 14 44 5 105 8.7 2.8 1.0 8.9 40% .306 1.29 4.13 2.84 0 0.00 0.0
2014 BAL MLB AL 46 0 62.3 7 1 0 48 25 54 6 100 6.9 3.6 0.9 7.8 41% .250 1.17 3.93 3.18 105 4.23 103.8
2014 NOR AAA INT 17 0 23.3 3 1 1 26 6 43 1 102 10.0 2.3 0.4 16.6 31% .490 1.37 0.99 3.47 55 1.48 31.7
2015 BAL MLB AL 62 0 79.3 5 3 1 57 38 89 7 107 6.5 4.3 0.8 10.1 46% .263 1.20 3.44 2.72 91 3.19 74.5
2016 BAL MLB AL 71 0 79.0 10 4 2 57 25 92 7 108 6.5 2.8 0.8 10.5 43% .267 1.04 2.87 2.05 78 2.69 59.5
2017 BAL MLB AL 67 0 68.0 4 5 18 51 26 70 7 106 6.8 3.4 0.9 9.3 42% .256 1.13 3.56 3.18 90 3.39 72.2
2018 ATL MLB NL 27 0 23.7 1 2 1 22 9 22 1 92 8.4 3.4 0.4 8.4 47% .296 1.31 3.08 1.52 88 3.37 75.2
2018 BAL MLB AL 42 0 39.0 1 2 11 50 19 38 4 104 11.5 4.4 0.9 8.8 48% .371 1.77 4.04 4.85 95 4.28 95.6

Plate Discipline

YEAR Pits Zone% Swing% Contact% Z-Swing% O-Swing% Z-Contact% O-Contact% SwStr%
2011 140 0.5071 0.4929 0.6957 0.6479 0.3333 0.7391 0.6087 0.3043
2012 1141 0.4417 0.4514 0.7320 0.6687 0.2794 0.7864 0.6292 0.2680
2013 616 0.4545 0.4351 0.7687 0.6464 0.2589 0.8453 0.6092 0.2313
2014 1033 0.4540 0.4831 0.7194 0.6631 0.3333 0.7814 0.6170 0.2806
2015 1296 0.4105 0.4699 0.6929 0.6598 0.3377 0.7920 0.5581 0.3071
2016 1291 0.4469 0.5027 0.6826 0.6846 0.3557 0.7595 0.5630 0.3174
2017 1175 0.4902 0.4834 0.7342 0.6771 0.2972 0.7821 0.6292 0.2658
2018 1160 0.4405 0.4741 0.7073 0.6438 0.3405 0.7964 0.5747 0.2927
Career78520.44830.47470.71470.66460.31970.78690.59500.2853

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
2020 CHN $
2019 CHN $4,350,000
2018 BAL $5,165,000
2017 BAL $3,050,000
2016 BAL $1,250,000
2015 BAL $523,000
2014 BAL $509,500
2013 SDN $498,200
YearsDescriptionSalary
6 yrPrevious$10,995,700
2018Current$4,350,000
7 yrPvs + Cur$15,345,700
7 yrTotal$15,345,700

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
6 y 63 dBrian Charles1 year/$4.35M (2019), 2020 options

Details
  • 1 year/$4.35M (2019), plus 2020 options. Signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 1/19. 19:$M, 20:$M club option or $M player option.
  • 1 year/$5.165M (2018). Re-signed by Baltimore 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration). Acquired by Atlanta in trade from Baltimore 7/29/18 with $1,749,435 remaining on contract.
  • 1 year/$3.05M (2017). Won arbitration with Baltimore 2/17/17 ($3.05M-$2.525M).
  • 1 year/$1.25M (2016). Re-signed by Baltimore 1/15/16 (avoided arbitration).
  • 1 year/$0.523M (2015). Re-signed by Baltimore 3/10/15.
  • 1 year/$0.5095M (2014). Re-signed by Baltimore 3/11/14.
  • 1 year/$0.4982M (2013). Re-signed by San Diego 3/9/13. Acquired by Baltimore in trade 11/25/13 after being DFA by San Diego 11/20/13.
  • 1 year (2012). Re-signed by San Diego 3/8/12.
  • 1 year (2011). Contract purchased by San Diego 8/31/11.
  • Drafted by San Diego 2008 (42-1,275) (Monmouth).

2019 Preseason Forecast

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

PCT W L SV G GS IP H BB SO HR BABIP WHIP ERA DRA VORP WARP
90o 2.2 2.2 3 44 0 63.3 50 22 60 7 .258 1.14 3.29 3.35 6.7 0.7
80o 2.1 2.3 3 44 0 57.2 49 21 54 6 .272 1.23 3.66 3.75 4.7 0.5
70o 2.1 2.3 3 44 0 53.0 48 21 50 6 .282 1.30 3.95 4.04 3.3 0.4
60o 2.1 2.4 3 44 0 49.5 47 20 47 6 .291 1.35 4.18 4.29 2.1 0.2
50o 2 2.4 3 44 0 46.3 45 20 44 6 .299 1.41 4.41 4.53 0.9 0.1
40o 2 2.5 3 44 0 43.2 44 19 41 6 .307 1.47 4.64 4.77 -0.3 0.0
30o 2 2.5 3 44 0 39.9 42 19 38 6 .316 1.53 4.89 5.03 -1.6 -0.2
20o 1.9 2.6 3 44 0 36.1 40 18 34 5 .326 1.60 5.19 5.34 -3.1 -0.3
10o 1.9 2.6 3 44 0 31.1 37 16 30 5 .341 1.71 5.61 5.79 -5.3 -0.6
Weighted Mean22.4344045.74419436.2971.404.384.51.00.1

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DateQuestionAnswer
2016-04-12 18:00:00 (link to chat)Mychal Givens in an AL-only league with 6 pitching categories that include holds: be happy with his 3 holds in a week and dump for someone more established or (like say Brad Brach) or ride the wave awhile longer? Thanks.
(bobemullen from Maine)
Could be just me, but I'm a fan. Hold for the holds. See what I did there? Good. (Christopher Crawford)


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