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Merrill Kelly PD-backs

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2019 Projections (Rest of Season Projections - seasonal age 30)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date10-14-1988
Height6' 2"
Weight190 lbs
Age30 years, 4 months, 8 days
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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 PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA DRA- WARP

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 LG G GS IP W L SV H BB SO HR PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA DRA-
2010 BGR A MDW 5 2 16.3 0 1 0 15 8 10 1 98 8.3 4.4 0.6 5.5 44% .275 1.41 5.01 7.18 0 0.00 0.0
2010 HUD A- NYP 7 1 21.3 1 1 0 16 5 19 0 89 6.8 2.1 0.0 8.0 64% .262 0.99 2.52 2.11 0 0.00 0.0
2011 PCH A+ FSL 25 23 129.0 8 7 0 117 51 70 6 99 8.2 3.6 0.4 4.9 50% .271 1.30 4.24 3.28 0 0.00 0.0
2012 MNT AA SOU 32 9 88.3 8 3 0 84 28 61 4 103 8.6 2.9 0.4 6.2 42% .294 1.27 3.43 3.57 0 0.00 0.0
2013 MNT AA SOU 13 12 73.7 5 6 0 54 31 41 3 99 6.6 3.8 0.4 5.0 43% .231 1.15 3.70 4.15 0 0.00 0.0
2013 DUR AAA INT 15 14 84.7 8 4 0 74 34 70 4 114 7.9 3.6 0.4 7.4 42% .281 1.28 3.47 3.19 0 0.00 0.0
2014 DUR AAA INT 28 15 114.0 9 4 0 107 37 108 10 106 8.4 2.9 0.8 8.5 49% .298 1.26 3.72 2.76 91 3.38 72.4

Plate Discipline

YEAR Pits Zone% Swing% Contact% Z-Swing% O-Swing% Z-Contact% O-Contact% SwStr%

Injury History  —  No longer being updated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
2011-05-14 2011-05-23 Minors 9 0 - Not Disclosed - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2022 ARI $
2021 ARI $500,000
2020 ARI $3,000,000
2019 ARI $2,000,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
2018Current$2,000,000
2 yrFuture$3,500,000
3 yrTotal$5,500,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 0 d2 years/$5.5M (2019-20), 2021-22 options

Details
  • 2 years/$5.5M (2019-20), plus 2021-22 options. Signed by Arizona as a free agent 12/4/18. 19:$2M, 20:$3M, 21:$4.25M club option ($0.5M buyout), 22: $5.25M club option (no buyout). May not be sent to minors without consent. Will become free agent at contract's end.
  • 2015-18. SK Wyverns of Korea (signed 12/18/14).
  • Released by Tampa Bay 12/17/14.
  • Drafted by Tampa Bay 2010 (8-251). $0.125M signing bonus.

2019 Preseason Forecast

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

PCT W L SV G GS IP H BB SO HR BABIP WHIP ERA DRA VORP WARP
90o 8.6 7 0 23 23 150.4 119 46 139 15 .257 1.09 3.15 3.5 22.2 2.4
80o 8.3 7.4 0 23 23 143.6 121 46 133 16 .268 1.16 3.48 3.87 17.1 1.9
70o 8.1 7.7 0 23 23 138.8 122 47 128 16 .277 1.22 3.71 4.14 13.3 1.4
60o 7.9 8 0 23 23 134.8 123 47 124 16 .284 1.26 3.92 4.37 10.1 1.1
50o 7.8 8.3 0 23 23 131.1 124 48 121 16 .291 1.30 4.12 4.59 7.1 0.8
40o 7.6 8.5 0 23 23 127.4 124 48 118 16 .298 1.35 4.32 4.81 4.0 0.4
30o 7.4 8.8 0 23 23 123.6 125 48 114 16 .306 1.40 4.54 5.05 0.7 0.1
20o 7.2 9.2 0 23 23 119.1 125 48 110 16 .314 1.46 4.79 5.33 -3.2 -0.3
10o 6.9 9.7 0 23 23 113.1 126 48 104 16 .326 1.54 5.15 5.73 -8.8 -1.0
Weighted Mean7.88.202323130.91224712116.2901.304.104.567.50.8

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