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PA AVG HR R RBI SB TAv WARP
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Birth Date8-21-1990
Height5' 9"
Weight195 lbs
Age28 years, 1 months, 29 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
1.92014
2015
0.42016
2.32017
0.32018
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WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

YEAR TEAM AGE G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB BB SO HBP SF SH RBI SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2014 BOS 23 55 201 175 15 42 9 0 1 54 19 33 0 4 20 0 0 .240 .308 .309 .239 2.5 14.2 1.9
2016 BOS 25 57 184 172 21 39 9 1 1 53 10 39 2 0 0 12 0 0 .227 .277 .308 .198 -4.0 7.8 0.4
2017 BOS 26 99 345 324 43 94 18 2 5 131 17 64 3 1 0 32 7 2 .290 .330 .404 .244 7.0 16.4 2.3
2018 BOS 27 80 269 251 24 52 10 0 3 71 13 41 4 0 1 16 4 1 .207 .257 .283 .197 -5.4 8.3 0.3
Career291999922103227463103095917795180113.246.296.335.222-0.046.84.9

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 TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ FRAA BRR BVORP BWARP VORP WARP
2008 RSX Rk 21 65 .184 .267 .345 .350 .266 .262 87 -5.8 2.1 1.3 0.3 0.5 -1.9 -0.2 -1.9 -0.2
2009 LOW A- 21 76 .211 .249 .329 .366 .261 .128 98 -4 2.2 0.9 0.0 -1.3 -2.1 -0.2 -2.1 -0.2
2009 RSX Rk 10 41 .266 .242 .328 .334 .259 .345 89 0.3 1.2 0.5 -0.6 -0.3 1.8 0.1 1.8 0.1
2010 GRN A 79 299 .238 .252 .325 .364 .263 .332 98 -7.3 9.3 3 6.2 -2.2 2.8 0.9 2.8 0.9
2011 GRN A 105 444 .287 .260 .331 .389 .258 .316 112 12.7 12.9 6.9 5.8 -3.5 29.0 3.6 29.0 3.6
2012 SLM A+ 81 342 .275 .254 .326 .386 .263 .326 98 5.8 10.2 5.4 5.7 -0.8 20.6 2.6 20.6 2.6
2012 PME AA 20 82 .191 .254 .327 .387 .258 .231 105 -5.8 2.3 1.4 4.5 0.7 -1.5 0.3 -1.5 0.3
2012 MAN Wnt 9 28 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .375 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 SUR Wnt 10 43 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .320 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 PME AA 96 399 .285 .252 .325 .382 .264 .316 102 10.1 10.9 6.2 28.4 1.2 28.4 6.1 28.4 6.1
2013 PAW AAA 1 4 .153 .282 .340 .413 .260 .000 102 -0.5 0.1 0.1 -0.0 0.0 -0.3 -0.0 -0.3 -0.0
2014 BOS MLB 55 201 .239 .242 .308 .372 .256 .283 102 -4 5.2 3.1 14.2 -1.8 2.5 1.9 2.5 1.9
2014 PAW AAA 66 270 .252 .260 .330 .390 .251 .340 95 -2.3 8.1 2.8 7.2 0.8 9.4 1.7 9.4 1.7
2015 MAY Wnt 4 15 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .250 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2016 BOS MLB 57 184 .198 .257 .323 .427 .260 .288 113 -11.6 5.2 3.1 7.8 -0.7 -4.0 0.4 -4.0 0.4
2016 PAW AAA 42 171 .269 .255 .312 .379 .251 .325 96 1.6 4.8 2.8 5.2 0.3 9.4 1.5 9.4 1.5
2017 BOS MLB 99 345 .244 .250 .318 .418 .255 .348 105 -5.7 10.1 5.8 16.4 -3.3 7.0 2.3 7.0 2.3
2018 BOS MLB 80 269 .197 .252 .321 .422 .265 .237 107 -17 7.5 4.4 8.3 -0.4 -5.4 0.3 -5.4 0.3
2018 PME AA 1 3 .379 .296 .341 .463 .292 .333 107 0.4 0.1 0.1 -0.0 0.0 0.5 0.1 0.5 0.1
2018 PAW AAA 3 12 .208 .237 .315 .381 .248 .300 90 -0.7 0.4 0.1 -0.0 0.4 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.0

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2008 RSX Rk 65 7 11 1 0 0 5 6 17 0 0 .190 .262 .207 .017 .184 -1.9 0.3 -0.2
2009 RSX Rk 41 5 10 5 0 0 7 4 7 0 0 .278 .366 .417 .139 .266 1.8 -0.6 0.1
2009 LOW A- 76 4 8 2 0 2 9 11 16 0 0 .123 .250 .246 .123 .211 -2.1 0.0 -0.2
2010 GRN A 299 34 71 11 0 3 32 23 62 3 1 .263 .330 .337 .074 .238 2.8 6.2 0.9
2011 GRN A 444 71 111 27 3 18 84 43 84 1 1 .283 .358 .505 .222 .287 29.0 5.8 3.6
2012 SLM A+ 342 43 78 17 0 7 41 40 70 2 2 .266 .360 .396 .130 .275 20.6 5.7 2.6
2012 MAN Wnt 28 5 7 2 1 1 3 3 7 0 0 .292 .393 .583 .292 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 SUR Wnt 43 4 9 3 0 1 3 8 9 0 1 .257 .395 .429 .171 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 PME AA 82 11 15 4 0 0 5 8 9 0 0 .205 .280 .260 .055 .191 -1.5 4.5 0.3
2013 PME AA 399 48 99 19 1 5 48 47 44 7 5 .289 .376 .395 .105 .285 28.4 28.4 6.1
2013 PAW AAA 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .000 .250 .000 .000 .153 -0.3 -0.0 -0.0
2014 PAW AAA 270 35 68 17 0 3 20 21 52 0 1 .279 .336 .385 .107 .252 9.4 7.2 1.7
2014 BOS MLB 201 15 42 9 0 1 20 19 33 0 0 .240 .308 .309 .069 .239 2.5 14.2 1.9
2015 MAY Wnt 15 0 3 1 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 .200 .200 .267 .067 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2016 PAW AAA 171 19 41 9 0 2 16 15 31 2 0 .270 .345 .368 .099 .269 9.4 5.2 1.5
2016 BOS MLB 184 21 39 9 1 1 12 10 39 0 0 .227 .277 .308 .081 .198 -4.0 7.8 0.4
2017 BOS MLB 345 43 94 18 2 5 32 17 64 7 2 .290 .330 .404 .114 .244 7.0 16.4 2.3
2018 PAW AAA 12 1 3 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 .273 .333 .273 .000 .208 0.1 -0.0 0.0
2018 PME AA 3 1 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 .500 .333 .500 .000 .379 0.5 -0.0 0.1
2018 BOS MLB 269 24 52 10 0 3 16 13 41 4 1 .207 .257 .283 .076 .197 -5.4 8.3 0.3

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 CSAA_CHANCES CSAA_RT
2014 801 0.4782 0.4070 0.8252 0.5718 0.2560 0.8950 0.6822 0.1748 378 -0.002932
2016 740 0.4851 0.4730 0.8343 0.6156 0.3386 0.8959 0.7287 0.1657 0 0.000000
2017 1344 0.4896 0.4420 0.8249 0.5547 0.3338 0.8795 0.7380 0.1751 0 0.000000
2018 1011 0.4817 0.4876 0.8580 0.6530 0.3340 0.9277 0.7314 0.1420 0 0.000000
Career38960.48440.45250.83530.59530.31880.89830.7230.164777.7151-0.0006

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
2022 BOS $250,000
2021 BOS $6,250,000
2020 BOS $4,200,000
2019 BOS $2,850,000
2018 BOS $1,425,000
2017 BOS $561,000
2016 BOS $513,000
2015 BOS $512,500
YearsDescriptionSalary
3 yrPrevious$1,586,500
2018Current$1,425,000
4 yrPvs + Cur$3,011,500
4 yrFuture$13,550,000
8 yrTotal$16,561,500

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
3 y 31 dMDR Sports1 year/$1.425M (2018)

Details
  • 3 years/$13.55M (2019-21), plus 2022 club option. Signed extension with Boston 3/24/18. 19:$2.85M, 20:$4.2M, 21:$6.25M, 22:$7M club option ($0.25M buyout). 2022 option may increase by $1M to $8M with 502 plate appearances in both 2020 and 2021. Vazquez to make donation to club charity.
  • 1 year/$1.425M (2018). Re-signed by Boston 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration).
  • 1 year (2017). Re-signed by Boston 3/17.
  • 1 year/$0.513M (2016). Re-signed by Boston 3/2/16.
  • 1 year/$0.5125M (2015). Re-signed by Boston 3/8/15.
  • 1 year (2014). Re-signed by Boston 3/7/14.
  • 1 year/$0.49M (2013). Contract purchased by Boston 11/20/12. Re-signed by Boston 3/2/13.
  • Drafted by Boston 2008 (9-292) (Puerto Rico Baseball Academy, Gurabo, P.R.). $80,000 signing bonus.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .266 .358 .390 .253
11 vs R (Multi) .216 .259 .283 .192
11 vs U (Multi) 1.000 1.000 1.000 .000
18 Split (Multi) -.050 -.099 -.107 -.061
19 LgAvg (Multi) -.010 -.021 -.029 -.017
30 vs L (2016) .286 .375 .429 .261
31 vs R (2016) .206 .245 .272 .178
31 vs U (2016) 1.000 1.000 1.000 .000
38 Split (2016) -.080 -.130 -.157 -.084
39 LgAvg (2016) -.008 -.018 -.027 -.016

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Advanced Catching Metrics

Year Lg Framing Chances CSAA Framing Runs Blocking Chances EPAA Blocking Runs SB Attempts SRAA TRAA Throwing Runs FRAA Adj. FRAA
2009 asx 0 .000 0.0 608 .002 -0.3 15 .018 .002 -0.2 -0.5 0.0
2010 afx 0 .000 0.0 2792 -.000 0.1 79 -.059 .002 2.9 5.0 6.2
2011 afx 0 .000 0.0 4065 -.002 2.1 98 -.016 .001 1.0 5.4 5.8
2012 afa 0 .000 0.0 3297 -.001 0.9 82 -.048 -.005 2.7 3.6 5.7
2012 aax 1307 .023 4.5 778 .000 -0.1 14 .010 -.001 -0.1 5.1 4.5
2013 aax 7286 .020 22.3 4255 .001 -1.9 89 -.125 -.006 7.1 27.0 28.4
2013 aaa 55 -.001 -0.0 18 -.000 0.0 2 .021 .000 -0.0 0.2 -0.0
2014 aaa 4099 .011 7.1 2296 -.000 0.0 39 -.059 -.000 1.6 9.8 7.2
2014 mlb 3358 .031 13.6 2174 .001 -0.8 26 -.082 .001 1.2 14.9 14.2
2016 aaa 3055 .012 5.4 0 .000 0.0 23 -.015 .000 0.2 5.5 5.2
2016 mlb 3185 .019 8.6 2086 .002 -0.8 22 .011 -.004 -0.1 7.5 7.8
2017 mlb 5935 .017 15.5 4134 -.001 1.0 41 -.085 -.004 2.4 19.6 16.4
2018 aaa 136 -.000 -0.0 30 -.000 0.0 2 .008 .001 -0.0 -0.0 -0.0
2018 mlb 4670 .013 9.0 3117 -.000 0.1 32 -.005 -.003 0.1 9.0 8.3
2018 aax 51 -.002 -0.0 27 -.000 0.0 0 .000 -.001 0.0 -0.0 -0.0

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