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Matt Den Dekker LFMets

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2019 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 31)
PA AVG HR R RBI SB DRC+ WARP
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Birth Date8-10-1987
Height6' 2"
Weight210 lbs
Age31 years, 7 months, 14 days
BatsL
ThrowsL
0.22015
0.12016
-0.02017
0.02018
-0.12019
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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 NYN 25 27 63 12 1 0 1 4 23 1 4 1 .207 .270 .276 59 -2.8 1.8 -2.0 -0.1
2014 NYN 26 53 174 38 11 0 0 21 34 1 7 4 .250 .345 .322 80 -3.7 1.9 -1.1 0.1
2015 WAS 27 55 110 25 6 1 5 9 20 0 0 1 .253 .315 .485 101 0.5 1.0 -2.4 0.2
2016 WAS 28 19 39 6 1 0 1 4 10 1 1 0 .176 .282 .294 75 -1.1 0.0 1.0 0.1
2017 DET 29 4 8 1 0 0 0 1 4 0 0 0 .143 .250 .143 75 -0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0
2018 NYN 30 8 21 0 0 0 0 2 9 0 0 0 .000 .095 .000 69 -0.7 -0.1 0.2 0.0
Career166415821917411003126.223.305.33781-8.14.7-4.30.2

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
2011 SLU A+ FSL 67 302 .260 .326 .379 .369 106 10.6 9.1 0.4 128 0 -1.9 4.3 2.4 1.4
2011 BIN AA EAS 72 314 .266 .331 .411 .305 94 3.2 9.3 0.8 82 0 -4.4 2.4 -11.6 -0.4
2012 BIN AA EAS 58 268 .263 .331 .404 .429 103 19 7.4 0.4 146 0 -3.7 1.9 8.8 1.6
2012 BUF AAA INT 77 317 .254 .325 .394 .279 102 -15.5 9.4 0.9 60 0 4.3 4.0 -17.5 0.1
2013 NYN MLB NL 27 63 .255 .317 .395 .324 97 -3 1.7 0 59 11 -2.0 1.8 -2.8 -0.1
2013 SLU A+ FSL 14 62 .265 .321 .384 .302 96 -1.5 1.8 0.2 101 0 -2.7 -0.2 -1.1 -0.2
2013 LVG AAA PCL 53 202 .271 .339 .414 .364 114 4.8 5.8 0.5 113 0 2.1 2.6 1.0 1.2
2014 NYN MLB NL 53 174 .249 .308 .380 .322 94 0.4 4.5 -0.5 80 10 -1.1 1.9 -3.7 0.1
2014 LVG AAA PCL 93 385 .280 .347 .439 .392 103 27.8 11.5 0.9 123 0 -11.3 4.9 7.1 1.3
2015 WAS MLB NL 55 110 .253 .311 .389 .270 96 3.1 3.0 -0.6 101 15 -2.4 1.0 0.5 0.2
2015 SYR AAA INT 73 299 .257 .322 .369 .298 97 0.4 8.3 -1.1 100 0 0.6 2.7 -4.4 0.6
2016 WAS MLB NL 19 39 .261 .329 .424 .217 90 -0.9 1.1 -0.1 75 16 1.0 0.0 -1.1 0.1
2016 SYR AAA INT 106 421 .247 .309 .369 .268 100 -14 11.8 -3.4 71 0 -0.7 2.1 -17.6 -0.8
2017 DET MLB AL 4 8 .251 .310 .420 .333 111 -0.8 0.2 -0.1 75 9 0.0 0.0 -0.2 0.0
2017 NWO AAA PCL 20 82 .275 .340 .435 .291 87 0.8 2.4 -0.6 82 0 4.0 -1.0 -2.4 0.2
2017 TOL AAA INT 59 206 .261 .323 .407 .320 95 0.5 6.1 -1.2 97 0 1.3 1.8 -3.4 0.5
2018 NYN MLB NL 8 21 .251 .313 .422 .000 93 -3.1 0.6 0.1 69 14 0.2 -0.1 -0.7 0.0
2018 LVG AAA PCL 87 339 .266 .335 .429 .336 117 4.1 9.9 -0.1 104 0 1.0 0.3 -1.8 0.9

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
2011 SLU A+ FSL 302 267 54 79 19 8 6 132 36 24 65 12 5 .296 .362 .494 .199 2 4
2011 BIN AA EAS 314 272 49 64 13 3 11 116 32 27 91 12 5 .235 .312 .426 .191 4 6
2012 BUF AAA INT 317 295 37 65 10 4 9 110 47 14 90 11 2 .220 .256 .373 .153 5 1
2012 BIN AA EAS 268 238 47 81 21 4 8 134 29 20 64 10 7 .340 .397 .563 .223 4 1
2013 NYN MLB NL 63 58 7 12 1 0 1 16 6 4 23 4 1 .207 .270 .276 .069 0 0
2013 SLU A+ FSL 62 58 8 16 2 0 0 18 4 3 6 1 0 .276 .306 .310 .034 1 0
2013 LVG AAA PCL 202 179 34 53 8 4 6 87 38 20 46 8 1 .296 .366 .486 .190 2 0
2014 LVG AAA PCL 385 335 70 112 31 7 8 181 46 40 65 9 5 .334 .407 .540 .206 3
2014 NYN MLB NL 174 152 23 38 11 0 0 49 7 21 34 7 4 .250 .345 .322 .072 0
2015 WAS MLB NL 110 99 12 25 6 1 5 48 12 9 20 0 1 .253 .315 .485 .232 0 2
2015 SYR AAA INT 299 269 35 67 12 2 8 107 32 24 63 8 1 .249 .320 .398 .149 0 1
2016 WAS MLB NL 39 34 3 6 1 0 1 10 4 4 10 1 0 .176 .282 .294 .118 0 0
2016 SYR AAA INT 421 372 41 77 14 1 8 117 44 40 110 20 5 .207 .292 .315 .108 3 0
2017 NWO AAA PCL 82 77 9 19 7 1 3 37 13 3 20 2 1 .247 .280 .481 .234 1 0
2017 DET MLB AL 8 7 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 4 0 0 .143 .250 .143 .000 0 0
2017 TOL AAA INT 206 179 28 45 10 3 5 76 16 24 50 8 5 .251 .338 .425 .173 1 2
2018 LVG AAA PCL 339 313 52 87 19 5 14 158 44 21 85 8 3 .278 .320 .505 .227 3 1
2018 NYN MLB NL 21 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 9 0 0 .000 .095 .000 .000 1 0

Plate Discipline

YEAR Pits Zone% Swing% Contact% Z-Swing% O-Swing% Z-Contact% O-Contact% SwStr% CSAA
2013 268 0.4701 0.4925 0.6515 0.6746 0.3310 0.7059 0.5532 0.3485 0.0001
2014 660 0.4970 0.3848 0.7638 0.5549 0.2169 0.8516 0.5417 0.2362 -0.0084
2015 398 0.4899 0.4422 0.7670 0.6462 0.2463 0.8492 0.5600 0.2330 0.0005
2016 162 0.4383 0.4136 0.7164 0.5775 0.2857 0.8293 0.5385 0.2836 0.0000
2017 30 0.5667 0.5000 0.6667 0.7647 0.1538 0.6923 0.5000 0.3333 0.0000
2018 93 0.4946 0.5054 0.5319 0.7174 0.2979 0.5455 0.5000 0.4681 0.0000
Career16110.48600.42890.72590.61290.25360.80390.54460.2741-0.0033

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
2014-09-12 2014-09-14 DTD 2 2 Left Hand Soreness -
2014-09-10 2014-09-11 DTD 1 1 Left Hand Contusion HBP -
2014-02-26 2014-02-28 Camp 2 0 - General Medical Illness - -
2013-03-25 2013-04-01 Camp 7 0 Right Wrist Fracture Diving Catch - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2018 NYN $
2017 DET $
2016 WAS $
2015 WAS $512,972
2014 NYN $
2013 NYN $
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$512,972
1 yrTotal$512,972

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
1 y 81 d1 year (2018)

Details
  • 1 year (2018). Signed by NY Mets as a free agent 2/15/18 (minor-league contract). Contract selected by NY Mets 7/11/18. DFA by NY Mets 7/27/18. Sent outright to Triple-A 7/30/18.
  • 1 year (2017). Signed by Miami as a free agent 11/30/16 (minor-league contract). Released by Miami 5/2/17 (exercised right to opt out of contract). Signed by Detroit as a free agent 5/16/17 (minor-league contract). Contract selected by Detroit 6/23/17. DFA by Detroit 7/5/17. Sent outright to Triple-A 7/9/17.
  • 1 year/$0.5159M (2016). Re-signed by Washington 3/16. DFA by Washington 9/2/16. Sent outright to Triple-A 9/3/16.
  • 1 year/$512,972 (2015). Re-signed by NY Mets 3/5/15. Acquired by Washington in trade from NY Mets 3/30/15.
  • 1 year (2014). Re-signed by NY Mets 3/3/14.
  • 1 year (2013). Contract selected by NY Mets 8/27/13.
  • Drafted by NY Mets 2010 (5-152) (University of Florida). $0.11M 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 311 39 70 14 3 12 39 24 84 8 3 .248 .310 .447 92 11.2 CF 0, RF -1 1.1
80o 290 35 61 13 2 10 34 21 80 7 3 .231 .291 .409 84 6.6 CF 0, RF -1 0.6
70o 275 32 55 11 2 9 32 19 78 6 2 .218 .276 .385 78 3.7 CF 0, RF -1 0.3
60o 263 30 53 11 2 9 29 18 75 6 2 .220 .275 .394 73 1.4 CF 0, RF 0 0.1
50o 251 28 48 10 2 8 27 17 72 5 2 .209 .265 .374 69 -0.6 CF 0, RF 0 -0.1
40o 239 26 44 9 2 7 25 15 70 5 2 .200 .253 .355 64 -2.4 CF 0, RF 0 -0.3
30o 227 24 41 8 2 7 23 14 67 5 2 .196 .249 .354 59 -4.1 CF 0, RF 0 -0.5
20o 212 21 35 7 1 6 21 12 64 4 2 .179 .229 .316 53 -5.9 CF 0, RF 0 -0.7
10o 191 18 30 6 1 5 18 11 59 3 1 .169 .220 .298 45 -7.8 CF 0, RF 0 -0.9
Weighted Mean2562949102828177462.209.264.370710.2CF 0, RF 0-0.1

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