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Birth Date3-15-1991
Height6' 3"
Weight217 lbs
Age26 years, 11 months, 8 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2014
1.12015
0.62016
-0.52017
-0.12018
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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
2015 CHA 24 44 135 122 17 36 8 3 5 65 13 26 0 0 0 16 1 0 .295 .363 .533 .308 10.6 -0.2 1.1
2016 LAN 25 80 262 236 31 53 11 0 13 103 26 66 0 0 0 32 5 1 .225 .302 .436 .271 11.8 -5.9 0.6
2017 LAN 26 27 55 49 6 6 2 1 1 13 6 23 0 0 0 2 0 0 .122 .218 .265 .175 -3.4 -1.4 -0.5
Career151452407549521419181451150005061.233.310.445.27119.0-7.41.3

Statistics for All Levels

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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
2009 BRI Rk 25 93 .171 .254 .331 .389 .253 .308 103 -9 2.8 0.2 0.7 0.8 -5.3 -0.5 -5.3 -0.5
2009 GRF Rk 7 25 .252 .278 .338 .406 .278 .357 98 -0.2 0.8 0 0.0 0.2 0.7 0.1 0.7 0.1
2010 KAN A 58 235 .272 .257 .326 .378 .264 .301 100 3 6.9 0.6 0.9 1.0 11.5 1.3 11.5 1.3
2011 KAN A 136 597 .272 .261 .333 .396 .261 .309 102 7.8 17.3 0.8 1.5 -1.9 24.0 2.6 24.0 2.6
2012 WNS A+ 116 510 .288 .261 .330 .401 .268 .316 97 15.7 15.2 0.9 4.1 0.9 32.9 3.7 32.9 3.7
2012 BIR AA 14 58 .327 .257 .330 .386 .263 .355 97 4 1.6 0.1 0.6 -0.5 5.3 0.6 5.3 0.6
2012 CHR AAA 6 20 .184 .258 .323 .376 .243 .250 101 -1.7 0.6 0 -0.4 0.3 -0.9 -0.1 -0.9 -0.1
2012 SRR Wnt 16 67 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .276 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 BIR AA 135 590 .274 .245 .321 .366 .258 .280 100 8.2 16.0 -2.5 -6.2 3.8 25.6 2.1 25.6 2.1
2014 BIR AA 133 595 .269 .252 .323 .380 .265 .301 103 5.7 16.4 -0.8 5.0 4.0 25.2 3.2 25.2 3.2
2015 CHA MLB 44 135 .308 .251 .310 .401 .255 .341 103 6.3 3.6 -0.8 -0.2 1.5 10.6 1.1 10.6 1.1
2015 CHR AAA 104 417 .259 .254 .320 .370 .254 .295 108 -0.6 11.6 0.6 5.8 1.5 13.1 1.9 13.1 1.9
2016 LAN MLB 80 262 .271 .253 .318 .409 .261 .255 90 3 7.4 -1.1 -5.9 2.5 11.8 0.6 11.8 0.6
2017 LAN MLB 27 55 .175 .250 .323 .418 .264 .200 92 -4.9 1.6 -0.1 -1.4 0.0 -3.4 -0.5 -3.4 -0.5
2017 OKL AAA 95 369 .218 .274 .338 .435 .266 .264 105 -17.3 11.1 -1.5 -1.9 1.0 -6.7 -0.8 -6.7 -0.8

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
2009 BRI Rk 93 8 16 3 1 0 10 4 33 2 0 .188 .250 .247 .059 .171 -5.3 0.7 -0.5
2009 GRF Rk 25 2 5 0 0 0 0 3 8 1 0 .238 .320 .238 .000 .252 0.7 0.0 0.1
2010 KAN A 235 28 48 13 3 8 31 21 69 6 4 .229 .305 .433 .205 .272 11.5 0.9 1.3
2011 KAN A 597 95 125 36 2 24 87 60 172 8 4 .241 .329 .457 .216 .272 24.0 1.5 2.6
2012 BIR AA 58 10 14 1 1 3 6 8 16 2 0 .280 .379 .520 .240 .327 5.3 0.6 0.6
2012 CHR AAA 20 1 3 2 0 0 0 2 6 1 0 .167 .250 .278 .111 .184 -0.9 -0.4 -0.1
2012 WNS A+ 510 77 114 28 5 22 90 45 144 18 3 .254 .325 .486 .232 .288 32.9 4.1 3.7
2012 SRR Wnt 67 10 10 0 0 2 7 17 17 2 3 .208 .424 .333 .125 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 BIR AA 590 78 116 23 5 15 73 60 139 25 8 .229 .321 .383 .154 .274 25.6 -6.2 2.1
2014 BIR AA 595 86 123 34 6 16 59 65 151 20 5 .237 .324 .419 .181 .269 25.2 5.0 3.2
2015 CHA MLB 135 17 36 8 3 5 16 13 26 1 0 .295 .363 .533 .238 .308 10.6 -0.2 1.1
2015 CHR AAA 417 53 101 23 4 13 39 23 79 11 5 .260 .304 .441 .180 .259 13.1 5.8 1.9
2016 LAN MLB 262 31 53 11 0 13 32 26 66 5 1 .225 .302 .436 .212 .271 11.8 -5.9 0.6
2017 OKL AAA 369 44 72 12 6 9 33 26 93 3 5 .212 .269 .363 .150 .218 -6.7 -1.9 -0.8
2017 LAN MLB 55 6 6 2 1 1 2 6 23 0 0 .122 .218 .265 .143 .175 -3.4 -1.4 -0.5

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
2015 552 0.4493 0.4275 0.7331 0.6331 0.2599 0.8344 0.5316 0.2669 273 -0.003687
2016 1126 0.4867 0.4298 0.7541 0.6350 0.2353 0.8420 0.5294 0.2459 0 0.000000
2017 226 0.4779 0.4159 0.6596 0.6204 0.2288 0.7612 0.4074 0.3404 0 0.000000
Career19040.47480.42750.73680.63270.24170.83020.51560.263279.1471-0.0011

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
2010-05-30 2010-08-18 Minors 80 0 Right Thumb Surgery -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2017 LAN $
2016 LAN $512,500
2015 CHA $
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$512,500
1 yrTotal$512,500

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
1 y 124 dWasserman Media Group1 year (2017)

Details
  • 1 year (2017). Re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/17.
  • 1 year/$0.5125M (2016). Re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/16.
  • 1 year (2015). Re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/3/15. Acquired by LA Dodgers in trade from Chicago White Sox 12/16/15.
  • 1 year (2014). Contract selected by Chicago White Sox 11/20/13. Re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/1/14.
  • Drafted by Chicago White Sox 2009 (2-61) (Santa Margarita Catholic HS, Calif.). $0.625M signing bonus.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .251 .308 .486 .276
11 vs R (Multi) .234 .317 .443 .280
18 Split (Multi) -.018 .009 -.044 .004
19 LgAvg (Multi) -.010 -.021 -.029 -.017
30 vs L (2016) .219 .286 .422 .253
31 vs R (2016) .227 .307 .442 .278
38 Split (2016) .008 .022 .020 .025
39 LgAvg (2016) -.008 -.018 -.027 -.016

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DateQuestionAnswer
2017-04-11 19:00:00 (link to chat)Why did the White Sox get off to that crazy good start last year? Are there any lessons from the rise and then crash landing?
(bemused from connecticut)
They started 17-8 and were below .500 every month after that until September. Looks like a lot of that good start was individual herculean pitching efforts, which seems easy to explain given their personnel. David Robertson was probably healthy in the first few months, as opposed to pitching through a knee injury in the second half. Austin Jackson was roughly replacement level instead of Shuck who was below, luck, variance.

In terms of collapsing in the second half, the team had already traded away what little depth they had in previous years (Trayce Thompson, Chris Bassitt, Marcus Semien, etc.) so any time anything went wrong there was no fallback option.

The White Sox did aggressively attempt to fix their rotation. Miguel Gonzalez worked out, James Shields didn't.

But they did basically nothing to help what already looked like a horrible offense as the season went on. Jerry Sands, Jimmy Rollins, and blitzing Tim Anderson through the minors at a blinding pace were basically their only efforts to upgrade from some really, really miserable options. (Nick Schaefer)
2016-04-14 20:00:00 (link to chat)Are you bullish any of these young platoon outfielders become complete players in the next 2 years? Aaron Hicks, Trayce Thompson, Anthony Gose, Adam Duvall, Avisail Garcia, Tyler Naquin?
(Yes Cheese from Yep)
Absolutely no, never, not gonna happen on Avisail Garcia. I don't think he turns into anything. I'd be surprised if Trayce Thompson turns into a decent everyday player at the MLB level, too. I think Gose is a platoon player, although he's on the good side of the platoon and plays excellent defense, so he could get a little more playing time by virtue of his defense. I don't think Adam Duval will ever be a legit starter on a decent team. Naquin could get more run than most players with his offensive profile due to his glove and the lack of options in CF in Cleveland for the time being. I like Hicks, though. I'm not sure Hicks will ever be a complete player, but he's the best bet of this group. The twins really jerked him around, though, and it hurt his development, maybe irreparably. His glove and arm will give him a lot more chances to figure it out than most outfielders, though. (Scooter Hotz)
2016-03-09 19:00:00 (link to chat)The following names aren't necessarily exciting....but in what order would you rank Trayce Thompson, Travis Shaw, Patrick Kivlehan and Tyler Goeddel for a dynasty league? Would there be a standout if just looking for potential current year impact? Cheers
(markdavo4 from Australia)
In dynasty, Shaw, Kivlehan, Goeddel, and Thompson. For 2016 only Goeddel has an opportunity now that Aaron Altherr is out for most if not all of the season and could be the guy to take a big leap forward. (Mike Gianella)
2016-03-14 14:30:00 (link to chat)Any prospects you like more than the other guys?
(George G. from Allentown)
I think Tyler White hits enough to at least play against lefties. Artie Reyes flashed three solid average pitches and a dandy of a curve for me in Tacoma last year. I'd bet on Trayce Thompson's athleticism, although I'm not sure he gets on the field much in LA. (Brendan Gawlowski)
2015-06-02 18:00:00 (link to chat)Re: Cameron: What makes him different than the Keenyn Walker/Trayce Thompson/Adam Engels of the past?
(Pelecos from Chicago)
I like Cameron more than this crop of players for a variety of reasons. I think he'll be more dedicated than Walker and I like his baseball skills better than Thompson. A wise man who has been deceased for quite some time thinks Daz to the Sox is a good fit but this is a guy who also liked Trayce Thompson.

Alright with that I'm out, sorry for those of you who snuck some questions in while I was answering this. (Mauricio Rubio)
2013-09-27 13:00:00 (link to chat)Let's say Chicago or Detroit called saying they want my players and are willing to offer prospects. Who should I ask for? Both farm systems I think stink.
(Kevin from Houston )
Considering you can't yet ask for this year's draft picks, the pickings are going to be pretty slim. From Detroit, the obvious answer is Nick Castellanos, but you could also be intrigued by players like Endrys Briceno, Drew VerHagen, Brian McCann, and Steven Moya. From the White Sox you can look at Courtney Hawkins, despite what Mortimer says, and I still believe in Trayce Thompson a little bit. (Mark Anderson)
2013-01-22 13:00:00 (link to chat)Chances these outfielders will have starting jobs by the middle of May: Oswaldo Arcia ____ Jackie Bradley ____ Shane Peterson ____ Trayce Thompson ____
(Hoot Stromboli from Snowed In)
Hoot, I can't place percentages on each. I think Thompson is the most likely because the White Sox always seem aggressive with their prospects. I would put Peterson next-if only because I think an injury to Beltran could happen and it's too early for OSCAR-then Bradley and finally Arcia. (R.J. Anderson)


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