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2019 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 33)
PA AVG HR R RBI SB DRC+ WARP
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Birth Date6-18-1986
Height6' 3"
Weight180 lbs
Age32 years, 9 months, 5 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
3.12015
1.12016
2.52017
-0.12018
1.02019
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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
2014 BAL 28 82 275 51 9 0 9 17 69 3 0 1 .207 .264 .354 86 -4.2 -1.4 17.0 2.5
2015 BAL 29 100 355 75 16 1 11 27 72 3 0 0 .234 .299 .394 100 1.1 -1.5 14.0 3.1
2016 BAL 30 49 141 23 3 0 0 7 28 0 0 0 .174 .216 .197 64 -5.8 0.4 9.2 1.1
2017 BAL 31 89 266 65 14 1 8 10 72 1 0 0 .256 .287 .413 76 -7.2 0.2 19.8 2.5
2018 BAL 32 82 280 58 14 2 3 10 68 3 2 1 .219 .254 .321 69 -9.5 0.0 -4.7 -0.1
Career402131727256431713091022.224.271.35382-25.5-2.255.39.0

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
2008 ABE A- NYP 63 263 .250 .326 .359 .307 94 3.3 7.7 2.3 106 0 0.7 0.7 -4.3 0.7
2009 FRD A+ CRL 104 412 .258 .328 .381 .316 103 7 11.9 6.5 119 0 -4.1 -1.5 1.5 1.5
2010 BOW AA EAS 106 420 .258 .328 .393 .255 104 -8.8 12.1 5.6 87 0 -3.6 -3.4 -11.2 0.0
2011 BOW AA EAS 107 429 .255 .323 .383 .285 83 2.3 12.6 4.6 102 0 6.1 0.5 -7.2 1.7
2012 BOW AA EAS 80 317 .256 .324 .382 .303 98 9.4 8.7 2.6 124 0 13.9 -3.8 2.8 2.6
2012 NOR AAA INT 22 76 .266 .333 .405 .241 97 -4.2 2.3 1.3 72 0 0.2 0.0 -3.2 0.1
2013 BOW AA EAS 135 570 .257 .326 .392 .321 102 24.4 15.5 -0.3 132 0 13.2 0.8 9.6 4.2
2014 BAL MLB AL 82 275 .249 .311 .388 .246 98 -7.5 7.1 4.2 86 9 17.0 -1.4 -4.2 2.5
2014 NOR AAA INT 22 95 .259 .333 .395 .324 104 -0.6 2.8 1.5 90 0 3.9 0.6 -2.4 0.6
2015 BAL MLB AL 100 355 .251 .311 .399 .269 108 -6.1 9.6 5.4 100 8 14.0 -1.5 1.1 3.1
2016 BAL MLB AL 49 141 .263 .326 .442 .221 108 -16.2 4.0 2.4 64 10 9.2 0.4 -5.8 1.1
2016 FRD A+ CAR 6 23 .242 .328 .352 .267 117 0.8 0.7 0 95 0 0.0 -0.1 -0.7 0.0
2016 BOW AA EAS 6 23 .247 .308 .363 .385 114 0.4 0.6 -0.4 74 0 0.0 -0.6 -1.0 -0.1
2016 NOR AAA INT 9 42 .265 .324 .377 .286 99 -3.4 1.2 0.3 84 0 0.2 -0.6 -1.2 0.0
2017 BAL MLB AL 89 266 .256 .318 .422 .328 106 -7.3 7.8 4.6 76 10 19.8 0.2 -7.2 2.5
2018 BAL MLB AL 82 280 .247 .316 .408 .282 106 -13.5 7.9 4.8 69 7 -4.7 0.0 -9.5 -0.1
2018 NOR AAA INT 24 97 .261 .331 .400 .328 97 2.8 2.8 0.4 118 0 -0.7 0.5 0.6 0.4

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
2008 ABE A- NYP 263 238 34 62 19 0 8 105 34 15 56 2 0 .261 .307 .441 .181 2 2
2009 FRD A+ CRL 412 380 50 108 23 2 12 171 60 26 64 2 1 .284 .338 .450 .166 0 0
2010 BOW AA EAS 420 378 43 89 15 1 11 139 51 33 63 1 6 .235 .302 .368 .132 2 2
2011 BOW AA EAS 429 374 42 96 15 1 7 134 41 40 60 5 2 .257 .334 .358 .102 5 4
2012 BOW AA EAS 317 279 38 76 17 1 12 131 48 29 60 2 0 .272 .343 .470 .197 4 2
2012 NOR AAA INT 76 68 6 14 4 1 0 20 7 8 10 0 0 .206 .289 .294 .088 0 0
2013 BOW AA EAS 570 518 74 155 31 2 22 256 97 39 92 4 2 .299 .346 .494 .195 10 0
2014 BAL MLB AL 275 246 22 51 9 0 9 87 28 17 69 0 1 .207 .264 .354 .146 3
2014 NOR AAA INT 95 92 8 24 7 0 2 37 11 3 22 0 0 .261 .284 .402 .141 0
2015 BAL MLB AL 355 320 38 75 16 1 11 126 49 27 72 0 0 .234 .299 .394 .159 1 3
2016 FRD A+ CAR 23 17 4 5 1 0 1 9 5 2 4 0 0 .294 .348 .529 .235 3 0
2016 BAL MLB AL 141 132 7 23 3 0 0 26 0 7 28 0 0 .174 .216 .197 .023 0 2
2016 NOR AAA INT 42 40 2 10 0 0 0 10 4 2 5 0 0 .250 .286 .250 .000 0 0
2016 BOW AA EAS 23 21 2 6 1 0 1 10 2 1 7 0 1 .286 .348 .476 .190 0 0
2017 BAL MLB AL 266 254 31 65 14 1 8 105 28 10 72 0 0 .256 .287 .413 .157 0 1
2018 BAL MLB AL 280 265 28 58 14 2 3 85 17 10 68 2 1 .219 .254 .321 .102 1 1
2018 NOR AAA INT 97 88 10 24 2 0 2 32 14 8 19 0 0 .273 .340 .364 .091 0 0

Plate Discipline

YEAR Pits Zone% Swing% Contact% Z-Swing% O-Swing% Z-Contact% O-Contact% SwStr% CSAA
2014 1090 0.5119 0.4596 0.7665 0.6129 0.2989 0.8450 0.5975 0.2335 0.0057
2015 1355 0.5063 0.4768 0.7647 0.6458 0.3034 0.8375 0.6059 0.2353 -0.0018
2016 575 0.4800 0.4887 0.7544 0.6413 0.3478 0.8531 0.5865 0.2456 0.0000
2017 1022 0.5020 0.4932 0.7341 0.6530 0.3320 0.8060 0.5917 0.2659 0.0000
2018 1089 0.4913 0.5115 0.7469 0.6804 0.3484 0.8434 0.5648 0.2531 0.0000
Career51310.50050.48510.75410.64710.32270.83580.59040.24590.0007

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
2010-07-24 2010-08-07 Minors 14 0 Not Disclosed -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2019 ARI $
2018 BAL $1,250,000
2017 BAL $700,000
2016 BAL $523,500
2015 BAL $515,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
4 yrPrevious$2,988,500
4 yrTotal$2,988,500

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
4 y 127 dWasserman Media Group1 year/$1.1M (2019)

Details
  • 1 year/$1.1M (2019). Signed by Arizona as a free agent 2/13/19. Split contract paying $0.25M in minors.
  • 1 year/$1.25M (2018). Re-signed by Baltimore 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration). Non-tendered by Baltimore 11/30/18.
  • 1 year/$0.7M (2017). Lost arbitration with Baltimore 2/2/17 ($1M-$0.7M).
  • 1 year/$0.5235M (2016). Re-signed by Baltimore 3/16.
  • 1 year/$0.515M (2015). Re-signed by Baltimore 3/10/15.
  • 1 year (2014). Contract selected by Baltimore 5/7/14.
  • Drafted by Baltimore 2008 (7-206) (Lipscomb). $0.125M signing bonus.

2019 Preseason Forecast

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

PCT PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG DRC+ VORP FRAA WARP
90o 335 37 85 17 2 8 37 24 74 1 1 .280 .336 .428 99 17.2 C 4 2.3
80o 315 33 76 15 2 7 34 21 72 1 1 .265 .319 .404 91 12.1 C 4 1.8
70o 301 30 69 14 1 6 31 20 69 1 0 .251 .307 .375 86 8.7 C 4 1.4
60o 288 28 64 13 1 6 29 18 68 1 0 .242 .294 .367 81 6.1 C 4 1.1
50o 277 26 60 12 1 6 27 17 66 1 0 .236 .288 .362 76 3.8 C 4 0.9
40o 266 24 55 11 1 5 26 16 64 1 0 .225 .278 .340 72 1.7 C 4 0.6
30o 253 23 51 10 1 5 24 14 62 1 0 .219 .268 .335 67 -0.4 C 4 0.4
20o 239 20 46 9 1 4 22 13 59 1 0 .208 .257 .312 61 -2.6 C 4 0.2
10o 219 18 40 8 1 4 19 11 55 1 0 .197 .244 .305 53 -5.2 C 4 -0.1
Weighted Mean2812762121628176610.240.291.364784.6C 41.0

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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
2012 AAA .004 0.8 762 .001 -0.3 23 .004 .011 -0.1 1.7 0.2
2014 AAA .014 3.6 1023 .000 0.1 21 -.020 .000 0.3 3.5 3.9
2014 MLB .022 13.7 2989 .001 -0.7 50 -.075 .001 2.2 14.1 17.0
2015 MLB .015 12.1 3780 .000 0.4 46 -.036 -.004 1.1 13.8 14.0
2016 MLB .020 7.8 1953 -.003 1.3 31 -.009 -.001 0.2 9.5 9.2
2016 AAA .004 0.3 0 .000 0.0 2 -.010 .000 0.0 0.7 0.2
2017 MLB .025 17.3 3112 -.004 3.7 50 .043 -.002 -1.5 19.6 19.8
2018 AAA -.003 -0.6 325 -.001 0.1 13 -.021 .002 0.2 -0.5 -0.7
2018 MLB -.006 -4.6 3729 .000 -0.4 50 -.010 -.004 0.3 -5.0 -4.7

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