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Birth Date5-13-1991
Height5' 11"
Weight205 lbs
Age27 years, 9 months, 3 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
0.42015
-0.02016
0.02017
1.22018
0.52019
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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
2013 NYA 22 16 27 4 1 0 0 1 9 0 0 0 .154 .185 .192 63 -1.1 0.0 0.9 0.1
2014 NYA 23 32 85 23 4 0 1 4 22 0 0 0 .284 .318 .370 90 -0.9 -1.1 0.7 0.2
2015 NYA 24 67 172 43 9 1 3 12 43 1 0 0 .277 .327 .406 87 -1.9 0.2 -1.7 0.4
2016 MIN 25 26 90 12 3 0 1 5 19 0 0 0 .146 .193 .220 67 -3.4 -0.3 -0.6 0.0
2017 ARI 26 5 7 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .143 .143 .286 79 -0.2 -0.1 0.2 0.0
2018 ARI 27 87 223 42 9 0 9 11 71 1 0 0 .202 .244 .375 70 -7.4 -1.0 10.2 1.2
Career2336041252711433165200.224.267.35177-14.9-2.29.61.9

Statistics for All Levels

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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
2009 YAN Rk 9 37 .246 .316 .333 .417 92 -2.8 0.6 -0.4 56 0 0.0 0.1 -3.4 -0.3
2010 CSC A 87 374 .255 .325 .368 .296 88 7.2 11.0 1.5 108 0 -5.5 -0.4 -2.4 0.4
2011 CSC A 63 277 .259 .328 .388 .327 101 7.2 8.0 1.7 132 0 0.7 -4.6 5.1 1.1
2011 TAM A+ 23 89 .265 .328 .386 .273 105 -4.2 2.7 1.3 83 0 -0.7 0.5 -3.2 0.1
2012 TAM A+ 67 294 .257 .322 .378 .286 107 -7.1 8.8 4.1 102 0 0.3 1.8 -5.6 0.9
2012 TRN AA 43 170 .262 .327 .399 .259 102 1.8 4.7 2.1 96 0 8.1 1.1 -3.5 1.3
2013 NYA MLB 16 27 .249 .322 .394 .235 102 -3 0.7 0.4 63 11 0.9 0.0 -1.1 0.1
2013 TRN AA 49 211 .260 .335 .392 .293 95 10.1 5.7 3.5 117 0 9.5 1.4 0.4 2.2
2013 SWB AAA 59 257 .255 .325 .380 .304 96 1.2 7.4 4.2 123 0 10.4 0.6 3.1 2.6
2014 NYA MLB 32 85 .248 .315 .380 .379 97 0.5 2.2 1.2 90 12 0.7 -1.1 -0.9 0.2
2014 SWB AAA 51 196 .262 .326 .401 .284 104 -4.8 5.9 3.1 84 0 6.9 1.0 -6.0 1.1
2015 NYA MLB 67 172 .251 .309 .411 .357 107 -0.4 4.6 2.8 87 9 -1.7 0.2 -1.9 0.4
2016 MIN MLB 26 90 .261 .329 .437 .175 105 -9 2.5 1.5 67 10 -0.6 -0.3 -3.4 0.0
2016 ROC AAA 83 290 .253 .314 .385 .274 96 -9.3 8.1 4.6 77 0 17.8 -1.4 -10.4 1.9
2017 ARI MLB 5 7 .270 .335 .443 .167 101 -1.6 0.2 0.1 79 10 0.2 -0.1 -0.2 0.0
2017 RNO AAA 19 75 .272 .331 .422 .293 113 -0.9 2.2 1.3 96 0 -0.2 -0.4 -1.0 0.2
2017 ROC AAA 59 218 .255 .320 .390 .250 94 -8 6.4 3.1 84 0 1.2 1.0 -6.5 0.5
2018 ARI MLB 87 223 .245 .313 .404 .256 99 -6.8 6.3 3.2 70 10 10.2 -1.0 -7.4 1.2

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
2009 YAN Rk 37 33 4 11 2 0 1 16 7 3 8 0 0 .333 .405 .485 .152 0 0
2010 CSC A 374 330 46 84 15 2 7 124 54 36 64 4 5 .255 .331 .376 .121 1 1
2011 CSC A 277 256 31 76 23 0 6 117 32 19 38 2 0 .297 .343 .457 .160 2 0
2011 TAM A+ 89 85 8 22 6 0 1 31 14 2 9 0 0 .259 .270 .365 .106 2 0
2012 TRN AA 170 147 23 34 12 1 4 60 16 16 32 0 0 .231 .306 .408 .177 5 0
2012 TAM A+ 294 265 39 68 14 1 5 99 28 26 41 4 3 .257 .322 .374 .117 1 2
2013 SWB AAA 257 230 26 62 19 0 6 99 21 23 41 0 1 .270 .342 .430 .161 1 0
2013 NYA MLB 27 26 3 4 1 0 0 5 1 1 9 0 0 .154 .185 .192 .038 0 0
2013 TRN AA 211 183 34 49 10 0 6 77 25 24 32 1 0 .268 .352 .421 .153 2 1
2014 NYA MLB 85 81 7 23 4 0 1 30 9 4 22 0 0 .284 .318 .370 .086 0
2014 SWB AAA 196 179 17 44 9 0 6 71 28 13 42 0 0 .246 .292 .397 .151 3
2015 NYA MLB 172 155 21 43 9 1 3 63 14 12 43 0 0 .277 .327 .406 .129 3 1
2016 MIN MLB 90 82 4 12 3 0 1 18 3 5 19 0 0 .146 .193 .220 .073 1 2
2016 ROC AAA 290 263 24 62 14 0 3 85 39 21 51 0 0 .236 .286 .323 .087 6 0
2017 RNO AAA 75 67 5 19 0 0 2 25 7 7 7 0 0 .284 .351 .373 .090 0 1
2017 ARI MLB 7 7 0 1 1 0 0 2 1 0 1 0 0 .143 .143 .286 .143 0 0
2017 ROC AAA 218 194 21 43 9 0 4 64 27 22 36 0 0 .222 .298 .330 .108 2 0
2018 ARI MLB 223 208 19 42 9 0 9 78 24 11 71 0 0 .202 .244 .375 .173 1 2

Plate Discipline

YEAR Pits Zone% Swing% Contact% Z-Swing% O-Swing% Z-Contact% O-Contact% SwStr% CSAA
2013 106 0.5000 0.3868 0.7317 0.6038 0.1698 0.8125 0.4444 0.2683 -0.0008
2014 312 0.5000 0.5032 0.7707 0.6731 0.3333 0.8857 0.5385 0.2293 -0.0030
2015 663 0.4827 0.4827 0.7969 0.6875 0.2915 0.8773 0.6200 0.2031 0.0078
2016 351 0.5242 0.4701 0.7818 0.6576 0.2635 0.8347 0.6364 0.2182 0.0000
2017 26 0.4615 0.4231 0.9091 0.5833 0.2857 1.0000 0.7500 0.0909 0.0000
2018 910 0.4538 0.4593 0.6938 0.6126 0.3320 0.8024 0.5273 0.3062 0.0000
Career23680.48060.46960.74990.64750.30290.84180.56960.25010.0017

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
2014-08-10 2014-08-20 Minors 10 0 - Not Disclosed -
2011-07-22 2011-09-05 Minors 45 0 - Not Disclosed - -
2010-09-01 2010-09-07 Minors 6 0 Not Disclosed -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2019 ARI $900,000
2018 ARI $558,000
2017 MIN $
2016 MIN $528,700
2015 NYA $518,700
2014 NYA $
2013 NYA $
YearsDescriptionSalary
3 yrPrevious$1,605,400
2018Current$900,000
4 yrPvs + Cur$2,505,400
4 yrTotal$2,505,400

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
3 y 43 dISE Baseball1 year/$0.9M (2019)

Details
  • 1 year/$0.9M (2019). Re-signed by Arizona 1/10/19 (avoided arbitration).
  • 1 year/$0.558M (2018). Re-signed by Arizona 3/18.
  • 1 year (2017). Re-signed by Minnesota 3/17. Acquired by Arizona in trade from Minnesota 7/27/17.
  • 1 year/$0.5287M (2016). Signed by Minnesota 3/2/16.
  • 1 year/$0.5187M (2015). Re-signed by NY Yankees 3/15. Acquired by Minnesota in trade from NY Yankees 11/11/15.
  • 1 year/$0.5027M (2014). Re-signed by NY Yankees 3/14.
  • 1 year (2013). Contract selected by NY Yankees 9/1/13.
  • Drafted by NY Yankees 2009 (2-76) (Pendleton School, Bradenton, Fla.). $1.25M signing bonus.

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BP Chats

DateQuestionAnswer
2016-05-19 13:00:00 (link to chat)Now I'm feeling guilty for not saying anything Minnesota Nice about J.R. Murphy. I'll say this: he caught the full 16 innings of an epic showdown here against the Nats a few weeks ago, and at the end he was still running out grounders like a champ. Have you ever seen a team ride a catcher that hard? Almost six hours of squatting ... it seemed downright abusive.
(Twins Fan from D.C.)
Yeah. you'd need like three days off after that. Good grief. Don't know if that happens a lot. (Kenny Ducey)
2014-04-15 13:00:00 (link to chat)What's the likelihood of J.R. Murphy getting to show much in the majors this year? It seems like the Yankees are going through a lot of catchers already, but he's still behind Romine, and McCann will be the starter.
(mockcarr from Arlington, VA)
He may get a cup of coffee this year, but without a major injury to McCann, Murphy isn't likely to get enough time to make much of an impact in 2014. (Mark Anderson)


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Advanced Catching Metrics

Year Lg CSAA Framing Runs Blocking Chances EPAA Blocking Runs SB Attempts SRAA TRAA Throwing Runs FRAA Adj. FRAA
2013 MLB .014 1.0 307 .002 -0.2 5 -.016 .004 0.0 0.7 0.9
2013 AAA .012 7.9 2492 -.001 1.0 74 -.027 .000 1.3 9.3 10.4
2014 MLB .010 2.0 916 .003 -0.7 12 .034 .000 -0.2 0.7 0.7
2014 AAA .017 8.8 2202 .000 -0.2 42 .026 .000 -0.8 6.9 6.9
2015 MLB .002 0.7 2112 .003 -1.6 26 .007 .000 -0.1 -0.9 -1.7
2016 MLB .007 1.4 973 .007 -1.7 13 -.014 .003 0.1 -0.2 -0.6
2016 AAA .025 19.5 0 .000 0.0 40 .023 .000 -0.6 18.3 17.8
2017 MLB .005 0.1 90 -.005 0.1 0 .000 .001 0.0 0.2 0.2
2017 AAA .026 21.3 2926 .001 -0.9 54 -.038 .001 1.3 21.2 1.0
2018 MLB .019 9.3 2450 -.001 0.3 27 .004 -.001 -0.1 9.9 10.2

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