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Steven Baron CPirates

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2019 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 28)
PA AVG HR R RBI SB DRC+ WARP
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Birth Date12-7-1990
Height6' 0"
Weight205 lbs
Age28 years, 7 months, 9 days
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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
2015 SEA 24 4 11 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 65 -0.4 0.0 0.4 0.0
2018 SLN 27 2 5 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 .200 .200 .200 82 -0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0
Career616100004000.062.062.06270-0.50.00.40.1

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
2009 PUL Rk APL 30 116 .250 .321 .371 .258 114 -9 3.5 1.4 24 0 -1.3 -1.0 -17.4 -1.5
2010 CLN A MDW 45 167 .253 .332 .385 .252 101 -12.7 4.9 3 31 0 2.1 -0.4 -12.9 -0.3
2010 EVE A- NWN 53 209 .249 .328 .360 .341 104 -6.6 6.5 3.5 81 0 0.0 -0.1 -3.9 0.6
2011 CLN A MID 57 219 .245 .315 .361 .240 93 -10.3 6.3 3.9 66 0 2.0 -1.3 -10.8 0.0
2011 HDS A+ CAL 5 19 .294 .369 .459 .273 110 -1.4 0.6 0.3 33 0 -0.1 0.2 -1.6 -0.1
2012 CLN A MID 64 271 .257 .324 .386 .280 97 -4.5 8.0 3.2 80 0 3.2 1.6 -5.9 1.0
2013 HDS A+ CAL 86 353 .265 .335 .415 .271 112 -21.9 9.4 5.7 16 0 6.0 -0.3 -36.0 -1.5
2014 HDS A+ CAL 39 159 .259 .325 .406 .297 117 -3.3 4.3 2.6 76 0 2.6 0.6 -6.8 0.3
2014 WTN AA SOU 21 76 .259 .329 .394 .333 103 0.4 2.1 1.3 109 0 6.4 -1.8 -0.4 0.8
2015 SEA MLB AL 4 11 .259 .322 .420 .000 101 -3.5 0.3 0.2 65 11 0.4 0.0 -0.4 0.0
2015 WTN AA SOU 35 128 .244 .320 .358 .325 100 0.7 3.4 2.1 106 0 4.9 1.2 -1.4 1.1
2015 TAC AAA PCL 53 197 .278 .341 .419 .333 109 -4.4 5.5 3 83 0 8.3 1.5 -6.7 1.2
2016 WTN AA SOU 66 269 .250 .318 .363 .354 97 3.9 7.2 4.4 119 0 15.0 -1.7 0.2 2.7
2016 TAC AAA PCL 1 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2017 ARK AA TEX 16 57 .247 .327 .358 .237 95 -1.9 1.5 0.2 64 0 -0.9 -1.0 -1.7 -0.2
2017 TAC AAA PCL 54 187 .281 .347 .445 .331 94 -5.2 5.5 3 79 0 12.3 0.1 -4.2 1.6
2018 SLN MLB NL 2 5 .218 .294 .423 .333 88 -0.6 0.1 0.1 82 8 0.0 0.0 -0.1 0.0
2018 MEM AAA PCL 41 145 .262 .328 .406 .282 92 -12.9 4.3 2.4 53 0 2.6 -1.9 -7.7 0.0
2018 ESC Wnt DWL 7 21 .000 .000 .000 .333 99 -1 0.6 0.3 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2019 IND AAA INT 28 98 .260 .335 .429 .238 94 -8.6 3.4 2 54 0 -2.3 -0.8 -5.1 -0.2

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
2009 PUL Rk APL 116 106 12 19 6 0 2 31 13 7 38 0 0 .179 .243 .292 .113 0 0
2010 EVE A- NWN 209 198 18 50 12 2 3 75 22 6 60 1 0 .253 .278 .379 .126 3 3
2010 CLN A MDW 167 154 10 28 3 0 1 34 14 10 47 1 1 .182 .230 .221 .039 1 1
2011 HDS A+ CAL 19 16 3 3 1 0 0 4 1 1 6 0 0 .188 .222 .250 .063 1 1
2011 CLN A MID 219 198 17 39 13 0 4 64 20 17 49 6 3 .197 .266 .323 .126 1 1
2012 CLN A MID 271 249 29 60 18 2 4 94 30 13 49 10 1 .241 .280 .378 .137 4 3
2013 HDS A+ CAL 353 331 31 69 18 5 5 112 47 18 93 7 0 .208 .247 .338 .130 3 1
2014 HDS A+ CAL 159 142 18 36 10 1 1 51 23 10 27 3 1 .254 .308 .359 .106 4
2014 WTN AA SOU 76 69 5 19 4 1 0 25 6 7 12 1 1 .275 .342 .362 .087 0
2015 WTN AA SOU 128 107 17 26 5 1 0 33 13 20 27 3 0 .243 .362 .308 .065 0 1
2015 SEA MLB AL 11 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
2015 TAC AAA PCL 197 184 27 51 12 0 3 72 20 10 38 4 1 .277 .316 .391 .114 1 1
2016 WTN AA SOU 269 232 35 65 7 1 3 83 22 34 54 3 1 .280 .377 .358 .078 0 1
2016 TAC AAA PCL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
2017 ARK AA TEX 57 51 2 10 1 0 1 14 5 4 12 0 0 .196 .281 .275 .078 0 0
2017 TAC AAA PCL 187 164 16 42 6 0 2 54 17 20 42 0 0 .256 .339 .329 .073 1 1
2018 ESC Wnt DWL 21 19 2 4 1 0 1 8 3 2 9 0 0 .211 .286 .421 .211 0 0
2018 SLN MLB NL 5 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .000 0 0
2018 MEM AAA PCL 145 136 8 29 5 0 0 34 7 8 33 0 1 .213 .262 .250 .037 0 0
2019 IND AAA INT 98 88 13 17 2 0 2 25 7 10 23 0 0 .193 .276 .284 .091 0 0

Plate Discipline

YEAR Pits Zone% Swing% Contact% Z-Swing% O-Swing% Z-Contact% O-Contact% SwStr% CSAA
2015 31 0.5484 0.4194 0.8462 0.5294 0.2857 1.0000 0.5000 0.1538 0.0016
2018 20 0.5000 0.6000 0.5833 0.7000 0.5000 0.7143 0.4000 0.4167 0.0000
Career510.52940.49020.74310.59630.36970.88800.46080.25690.0010

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
2014-08-18 - Minors - - - Not Disclosed -
2012-07-06 2012-09-05 Minors 61 0 Right Elbow Sprain - -
2011-08-27 2011-09-06 Minors 10 0 Right Lower Leg Infection Shin - -
2011-07-02 2011-08-21 Minors 50 0 Left Wrist Sprain - -
2011-06-15 2011-06-24 Minors 9 0 Right Hand Contusion - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2019 PIT $
2018 SLN $
2017 SEA $
2016 SEA $
2015 SEA $

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 47 dMagnus Sports1 year (2019)

Details
  • 1 year (2019). Signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 12/18/18 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2018). Signed by St. Louis as a free agent 1/2/18 (minor-league contract). Contract selected by St. Louis 5/17/18. DFA by St. Louis 6/5/18. Sent outright to Triple-A 6/7/18.
  • 1 year (2017). Re-signed by Seattle 11/25/16 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2016). Re-signed by Seattle 3/3/16. DFA by Seattle 11/2/16. Released 11/9/16.
  • 1 year (2015). Contract selected by Seattle 9/8/15.
  • Drafted by Seattle 2009 (1s-33) (Ferguson HS, Miami). $0.98M 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 384 40 90 12 1 9 40 30 91 1 0 .259 .322 .378 87 13.1 C 6 2.0
80o 364 36 81 11 1 8 36 27 89 1 0 .245 .306 .356 79 7.7 C 6 1.4
70o 349 34 74 10 1 7 33 25 87 1 0 .233 .293 .336 74 4.1 C 6 1.0
60o 337 31 69 9 1 7 31 23 85 1 0 .224 .283 .328 69 1.2 C 6 0.7
50o 325 29 65 9 1 6 29 22 83 1 0 .218 .275 .315 64 -1.2 C 6 0.5
40o 313 27 61 8 1 6 28 20 81 1 0 .212 .266 .309 59 -3.5 C 6 0.2
30o 301 25 55 7 1 5 26 19 79 1 0 .198 .252 .284 54 -5.8 C 6 0.0
20o 286 23 51 7 1 5 24 17 76 1 0 .192 .245 .283 49 -8.2 C 5 -0.3
10o 266 20 44 6 1 4 21 15 72 0 0 .178 .229 .259 41 -11.1 C 5 -0.6
Weighted Mean329306691630228310.219.275.31666-0.4C 60.6

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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
2010 asx .000 0.0 2478 .001 -0.4 59 -.120 -.002 4.4 2.2 0.0
2010 afx .000 0.0 1939 -.002 1.3 55 -.045 .000 1.5 1.5 2.1
2011 afx .000 0.0 2842 -.002 1.6 78 -.040 .004 2.0 2.6 2.0
2011 afa .000 0.0 208 .000 0.0 3 -.015 .000 0.0 0.2 -0.1
2012 afx .000 0.0 2244 .001 -0.5 55 -.107 -.001 3.5 3.0 3.2
2013 afa .000 0.0 3453 -.003 2.9 91 -.065 -.005 3.9 7.8 6.0
2014 afa .000 0.0 1787 -.002 1.0 44 -.069 -.002 1.9 2.4 2.6
2014 aax .028 5.8 757 .000 0.0 11 -.040 -.002 0.3 5.8 6.4
2015 aax .011 4.5 1629 -.002 0.7 37 .008 -.004 -0.2 4.5 4.9
2015 mlb .013 0.4 163 -.002 0.1 2 .012 .001 0.0 0.4 0.4
2015 aaa .014 7.5 2187 .000 0.0 29 .011 -.001 -0.2 6.5 8.3
2016 aax .020 14.4 0 .000 0.0 56 .017 .001 -0.5 14.1 15.0
2016 aaa -.003 0.0 0 .000 0.0 0 .000 .000 0.0 0.9 0.0
2017 aax -.010 -1.1 450 -.001 0.2 12 -.005 -.002 0.0 -1.2 -0.9
2017 aaa .021 11.8 2057 -.001 0.8 44 .028 .000 -0.7 11.3 12.3
2018 aaa .004 1.9 688 -.001 0.1 25 .002 .005 0.0 1.8 2.6
2018 mlb -.002 0.0 60 -.003 0.1 1 .008 .001 0.0 0.0 0.0
2019 aaa -.010 -3.5 231 .001 -0.1 35 -.008 .003 0.2 -3.0 -2.3

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