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Robbie Erlin PPadres

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2018 Projections (Rest of Season Projections - seasonal age 27)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date10-8-1990
Height6' 0"
Weight190 lbs
Age28 years, 0 months, 9 days
BatsR
ThrowsL
1.02014
-0.12015
0.22016
2017
2.52018
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WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA..
cFIP and DRA are not available on a by-team basis and display as zeroes(0). See TOT line for season totals of these stats.
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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA DRA- WARP
2013 SDN MLB 11 9 54.7 3 3 0 53 15 40 6 .250 98 8.7 2.5 1.0 6.6 39% .283 .255 1.24 3.80 4.12 102 3.95 94.5 0.7
2014 SDN MLB 13 11 61.3 4 5 0 71 15 46 6 .250 97 10.4 2.2 0.9 6.8 43% .332 .286 1.40 3.65 4.99 96 3.48 85.3 1.0
2015 SDN MLB 3 3 17.0 1 2 0 16 2 10 1 .264 102 8.5 1.1 0.5 5.3 52% .294 .193 1.06 3.27 4.76 114 5.61 131.1 -0.1
2016 SDN MLB 3 2 15.7 1 2 0 12 3 13 3 .256 97 6.9 1.7 1.7 7.5 43% .231 .238 0.96 4.58 4.02 93 3.90 86.4 0.2
2018 SDN MLB 39 12 109.0 4 7 0 112 12 88 12 .253 101 9.2 1.0 1.0 7.3 48% .306 .249 1.14 3.27 4.21 86 3.05 68.2 2.6
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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 GS IP W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA DRA-
2009 RNG Rk 3 0 4.0 0 0 0 5 1 9 0 .256 93 11.2 2.2 0.0 20.2 50% 1.000 .222 1.50 0.67 2.25 0 0.00 0.0
2010 HIC A 28 17 114.7 6 3 1 89 17 125 9 .265 100 7.0 1.3 0.7 9.8 41% .272 .209 0.92 2.91 2.12 0 0.00 0.0
2011 MYR A+ 9 9 54.7 3 2 0 25 5 62 7 .250 103 4.1 0.8 1.2 10.2 34% .149 .162 0.55 3.06 2.14 0 0.00 0.0
2011 FRI AA 11 10 66.7 5 2 0 73 7 61 9 .256 104 9.9 0.9 1.2 8.2 40% .330 .246 1.20 3.70 4.32 0 0.00 0.0
2011 SAN AA 6 6 26.0 1 0 0 26 4 31 2 .239 104 9.0 1.4 0.7 10.7 37% .364 .225 1.15 2.45 1.38 0 0.00 0.0
2012 SAN AA 11 11 52.3 3 1 0 53 14 72 6 .266 93 9.1 2.4 1.0 12.4 40% .353 .274 1.28 2.98 2.92 0 0.00 0.0
2012 PDR Rk 3 3 8.3 0 2 0 7 2 8 0 .249 99 7.6 2.2 0.0 8.6 61% .167 .188 1.08 3.14 2.16 0 0.00 0.0
2012 PER Wnt 7 7 23.7 2 1 0 18 6 31 1 .000 6.8 2.3 0.4 11.8 0% .321 .000 1.01 2.61 2.28 0 0.00 0.0
2013 SDN MLB 11 9 54.7 3 3 0 53 15 40 6 .250 98 8.7 2.5 1.0 6.6 39% .283 .255 1.24 3.80 4.12 102 3.95 94.5
2013 TUC AAA 20 20 99.3 8 3 0 125 34 84 11 .264 103 11.3 3.1 1.0 7.6 37% .352 .296 1.60 4.37 5.07 0 0.00 0.0
2014 SDN MLB 13 11 61.3 4 5 0 71 15 46 6 .250 97 10.4 2.2 0.9 6.8 43% .332 .286 1.40 3.65 4.99 96 3.48 85.3
2014 SAN AA 3 3 10.3 0 0 0 12 4 10 1 .262 88 10.5 3.5 0.9 8.7 42% .367 .307 1.55 3.60 3.48 91 3.58 74.2
2014 ELP AAA 2 2 10.7 0 1 0 21 2 8 2 .275 99 17.7 1.7 1.7 6.8 50% .475 .375 2.16 5.19 9.28 103 4.65 94.3
2014 PDR Rk 1 1 2.0 0 0 0 1 0 5 0 .000 4.5 0.0 0.0 22.5 0% .250 .000 0.50 -0.99 0.00 0 0.00 0.0
2015 SDN MLB 3 3 17.0 1 2 0 16 2 10 1 .264 102 8.5 1.1 0.5 5.3 52% .294 .193 1.06 3.27 4.76 114 5.61 131.1
2015 ELP AAA 24 24 125.3 7 6 0 151 37 105 22 .267 110 10.8 2.7 1.6 7.5 47% .329 .294 1.50 5.23 5.60 102 4.02 86.5
2016 SDN MLB 3 2 15.7 1 2 0 12 3 13 3 .256 97 6.9 1.7 1.7 7.5 43% .231 .238 0.96 4.58 4.02 93 3.90 86.4
2018 SDN MLB 39 12 109.0 4 7 0 112 12 88 12 .253 101 9.2 1.0 1.0 7.3 48% .306 .249 1.14 3.27 4.21 86 3.05 68.2

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
2013 902 0.5055 0.4490 0.8395 0.6382 0.2556 0.8935 0.7018 0.1605
2014 902 0.4945 0.4645 0.7971 0.6525 0.2807 0.8522 0.6719 0.2029
2015 219 0.4932 0.4886 0.8224 0.6481 0.3333 0.9143 0.6486 0.1776
2016 204 0.5294 0.4314 0.7727 0.5648 0.2813 0.8852 0.5185 0.2273
2018 1557 0.5189 0.4900 0.7903 0.6498 0.3178 0.8571 0.6429 0.2097
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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
2014-05-21 2014-08-18 60-DL 89 77 Left Elbow Soreness - -
2012-05-15 2012-08-18 Minors 95 85 Left Elbow Tendonitis -
2012-03-12 2012-04-04 Camp 23 0 - Abdomen Strain Oblique - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2018 SDN $650,000
2017 SDN $545,500
2016 SDN $
2015 SDN $
2014 SDN $504,500
2013 SDN $
YearsDescriptionSalary
2 yrPrevious$1,050,000
2018Current$650,000
3 yrPvs + Cur$1,700,000
3 yrTotal$1,700,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
3 y 78 dSosnick-Cobbe1 year/$0.65M (2018)

Details
  • 1 year/$0.65M (2018). Re-signed by San Diego 12/1/17 (avoided arbitration).
  • 1 year (2017). Re-signed by San Diego 3/17.
  • 1 year/$0.5164M (2016). Re-signed by San Diego 3/16.
  • 1 year (2015). Re-signed by San Diego 3/10/15.
  • 1 year/$0.5045M (2014). Re-signed by San Diego 3/3/14.
  • 1 year (2013). Contract purchased by San Diego 4/24/13.
  • Acquired by San Diego in trade from Texas 7/31/11 (Mike Adams deal).
  • Drafted by Texas 2009 (3-93) (Scotts Valley HS, Calif.). $0.425M signing bonus.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .243 .282 .401 .223
11 vs R (Multi) .262 .303 .457 .261
18 Split (Multi) -.019 -.021 -.056 -.038
19 LgAvg (Multi) -.020 -.022 -.064 -.025
30 vs L (2016) .125 .176 .250 .128
31 vs R (2016) .256 .293 .590 .284
38 Split (2016) -.131 -.116 -.340 -.156
39 LgAvg (2016) -.022 -.023 -.071 -.028

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BP Chats

DateQuestionAnswer
2014-08-08 13:00:00 (link to chat)How would you rank these in 14 ™ dynasty league: Lucas Sims, Robbie Erlin, A.Heaney, J.Taillon, CJ Edwards?
(Rich from MD)
Taillon, Heaney, Sims, Erlin, Edwards (Craig Goldstein)
2014-05-02 14:00:00 (link to chat)What are your thoughts on Robbie Erlin? Does he have much upside?
(cracker73 from Florida)
I think that the upside is limited, but southpaws who command the zone can have a long shelf life in the back half of a big-league rotation. (Doug Thorburn)
2013-12-17 13:00:00 (link to chat)Any of these guys going to wind up more than back-end fodder? Sean Nolin, Robbie Erlin, Jimmy Nelson, Alex Wood, Oberholtzer, Holmberg, Taylor Jordan, Maurer, Enny Romero, Alex Colome.
(TheKernel from Pasadena)
Don't sleep on Enny Romero. I think there is a better chance of him providing impact in the bullpen, but I've been working on the Rays system lately and scouts really like this kid's stuff; I've seen it several times myself, so I can definitely appreciate a mid-90s FB and hard breaking ball from a southpaw. The command concerns, but if he can develop into an effectively wild type, he has the stuff to pitch above the middle-of-a-rotation. Projection is #2/3 type, but I think a late-innings arm is the realistic role. (Jason Parks)
2013-11-26 13:00:00 (link to chat)Robbie Erlin closed the season 32 IP 1.96 ERA 1.06 WHIP 24 K 7 BB, but with the Josh Johnson signing appears out of the mix in SD. Kennedy, Ross, Johnson, and Cashner are givens. Then you have Stults, Luebke, Wieland, and Burch Smith to contend with. What does SD do? Trade Cashner? Just keep the depth in AAA?
(Joe Rockpile from Tuscaloosa)
Keep. The. Depth. JJ and Cash are both health risks, and an outstanding name combo for a late 70s buddy cop show. (Harry Pavlidis)
2013-06-25 13:00:00 (link to chat)If this list went to 100, would Robbie Erlin make the cut?
(Craig from SoCal)
Probably not (Jason Parks on the Midseason Top 50 Prospects)
2013-06-20 13:00:00 (link to chat)Do you think Aroyds Vizcaino is a good bet to contribute in 2014? What about Padres pitching prospects Robbie Erlin and Joe Wieland? Any chance any are rotation bound next year? I've got them all as minor leaguers in a deep NL-only 12 team keeper league, hoping at least one pans out as a middle of the rotation arm.
(brokenarrow from Texas)
I'm done on Vizcaino, never really loved him. He's gotta prove something to me. LOVE Erlin and like Wieland as well. I think both can contribute, maybe even later this year if needs arise for SD, but definitely next year. (Paul Sporer)
2012-12-04 14:00:00 (link to chat)Which minor league prospect do you feel has similar stuff, K%, BB%, GB% to Kris Medlen of the Braves? Clayton Blackburn? Thanks for the chat!
(John from Kansas City)
Hey, John. Professor Parks and the minor-league gang probably have a better read on this stuff, but if you're looking for raw peripherals, Blackburn does seem to fit the bill. Two others to keep an eye on: Rangers RHP Cody Buckel, who found a groove late after struggling initially in Double-A, and Padres LHP Robert Erlin. (Daniel Rathman)


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