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2019 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 28)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
119.0 5.12 1.41 101 7 8 0 0.1
Birth Date10-14-1990
Height6' 2"
Weight215 lbs
Age28 years, 6 months, 9 days
BatsB
ThrowsR
2015
-0.22016
-0.02017
-0.32018
0.12019
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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
2016 BOS MLB 3 0 5.0 0 1 0 5 6 3 0 116 9.0 10.8 0.0 5.4 20% .333 2.20 5.50 3.60 138 7.98 176.5 -0.2
2017 DET MLB 1 0 0.3 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 104 81.0 0.0 0.0 27.0 0% 1.000 9.00 6.13 108.00 107 5.39 114.7 0.0
2018 BOS MLB 9 1 17.0 0 2 0 20 11 20 3 107 10.6 5.8 1.6 10.6 51% .370 1.82 5.78 7.41 109 6.29 140.5 -0.3
CareerMLB13122.3030281724310911.36.91.29.742%.3912.015.728.061156.65148.1-0.4

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-
2011 DSX Rk DSL 3 0 10.7 1 0 0 8 1 12 0 92 6.8 0.8 0.0 10.1 45% .276 0.84 1.37 0.00 0 0.00 0.0
2011 RSX Rk GCL 11 2 38.7 2 1 1 32 9 25 2 89 7.4 2.1 0.5 5.8 49% .248 1.06 3.56 2.79 0 0.00 0.0
2012 LOW A- NYP 15 6 77.3 8 2 0 55 15 72 4 90 6.4 1.7 0.5 8.4 39% .258 0.91 2.72 1.40 0 0.00 0.0
2013 SLM A+ CAR 26 26 135.3 8 9 0 139 40 109 13 108 9.2 2.7 0.9 7.2 39% .310 1.32 3.96 5.05 0 0.00 0.0
2014 SLM A+ CAR 24 10 95.7 2 6 1 92 32 80 7 99 8.7 3.0 0.7 7.5 36% .296 1.30 4.07 4.70 108 3.47 75.5
2015 PME AA EAS 19 19 95.3 8 5 0 84 41 91 4 105 7.9 3.9 0.4 8.6 37% .295 1.31 3.29 3.40 102 3.22 70.6
2015 PAW AAA INT 7 7 41.0 3 2 0 29 14 37 3 87 6.4 3.1 0.7 8.1 21% .236 1.05 3.39 2.63 112 3.68 76.0
2016 BOS MLB AL 3 0 5.0 0 1 0 5 6 3 0 116 9.0 10.8 0.0 5.4 20% .333 2.20 5.50 3.60 138 7.98 176.5
2016 PAW AAA INT 25 18 131.0 6 8 0 134 45 85 18 97 9.2 3.1 1.2 5.8 36% .280 1.37 4.80 4.19 122 4.03 89.1
2017 DET MLB AL 1 0 0.3 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 104 81.0 0.0 0.0 27.0 0% 1.000 9.00 6.13 108.00 107 5.39 114.7
2017 NWO AAA PCL 15 11 59.7 2 7 0 48 31 47 6 95 7.2 4.7 0.9 7.1 37% .250 1.32 5.11 5.43 112 4.33 91.2
2017 TOL AAA INT 9 9 44.3 2 4 0 50 12 34 5 95 10.2 2.4 1.0 6.9 36% .313 1.40 4.21 4.06 104 3.90 83.0
2018 BOS MLB AL 9 1 17.0 0 2 0 20 11 20 3 107 10.6 5.8 1.6 10.6 51% .370 1.82 5.78 7.41 109 6.29 140.5
2018 PAW AAA INT 23 23 135.3 10 7 0 120 38 121 17 94 8.0 2.5 1.1 8.0 32% .271 1.17 4.12 3.39 113 4.15 88.6

Plate Discipline

YEAR Pits Zone% Swing% Contact% Z-Swing% O-Swing% Z-Contact% O-Contact% SwStr%
2016 98 0.3776 0.3776 0.7838 0.5405 0.2787 0.8000 0.7647 0.2162
2017 13 0.4615 0.3846 1.0000 0.8333 0.0000 1.0000 0.0000 0.0000
2018 346 0.4017 0.4624 0.6813 0.6763 0.3188 0.7766 0.5455 0.3188
Career4570.39820.44200.71230.65160.30110.78800.57700.2877

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
2014-07-31 2014-08-22 Minors 22 0 - Not Disclosed -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2018 BOS $
2017 DET $
2016 BOS $

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 43 d2019

Details
  • 1 year (2018). Signed by Boston as a free agent 1/5/18 (minor-league contract). Contract selected by Boston 7/2/18. Released by Boston 11/20/18.
  • 1 year (2017). Signed by Detroit as a free agent 11/17/16 (minor-league contract). Contract selected by Detroit 4/14/17. DFA by Detroit 5/27/17. Sent outright to Triple-A 5/31/17 (refused assignment, elected free agency).
  • 1 year (2016). Contract selected by Boston 4/20/16. DFA by Boston 9/2/16. Sent outright to Triple-A 9/4/16.
  • Signed by Boston 7/2/08 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela.

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 8.5 8 0 25 25 136.6 120 44 114 20 .258 1.20 3.81 4.26 17.5 1.9
80o 7.9 8.1 0 24 24 130.4 121 44 109 20 .269 1.27 4.17 4.65 11.3 1.2
70o 7.4 8.2 0 23 23 126.1 122 44 105 21 .277 1.32 4.44 4.93 7.2 0.8
60o 7 8.3 0 23 23 122.4 123 45 102 21 .284 1.37 4.66 5.18 3.7 0.4
50o 6.7 8.3 0 22 22 119.0 123 45 99 21 .290 1.41 4.88 5.42 0.6 0.1
40o 6.3 8.3 0 21 21 115.7 123 45 97 21 .297 1.45 5.09 5.65 -2.3 -0.2
30o 6 8.4 0 21 21 112.2 124 45 94 21 .304 1.50 5.33 5.91 -5.3 -0.6
20o 5.6 8.4 0 20 20 108.1 124 45 90 21 .312 1.56 5.61 6.21 -8.5 -0.9
10o 5 8.4 0 19 19 102.6 124 45 86 21 .323 1.65 6.00 6.64 -12.8 -1.4
Weighted Mean6.78.302222118.9122449921.2891.404.865.391.00.1

Preseason Long-Term Forecast (Beyond the 2019 Projections)

Playing time estimates are based on performance, not Depth Charts.
Year Age W L SV G GS IP H BB SO HR GB% BABIP WHIP ERA DRA H/9 BB/9 K/9 HR/9 WARP
2020294501313747829641435.2941.455.385.699.53.57.81.7-0.2
2021303501111677126581335.2931.445.385.689.53.57.81.7-0.1
2022313401010626524531235.2911.445.415.729.53.57.71.8-0.2
20233234099555821471135.2931.455.525.839.53.57.71.8-0.2
20243334099545621461135.2901.435.495.809.43.57.71.8-0.2
20253423099515320441035.2911.445.465.779.43.67.81.8-0.2
2026352308847491840935.2901.445.465.779.43.57.71.7-0.1
2027362307744461738935.2911.445.485.799.53.57.81.9-0.1
2028372307741431635835.2911.445.505.819.43.57.71.8-0.1

Comparable Players (Similarity Index 88)

Rank Score Name Year Run Average Trend
1 96 Jake Brigham 2016 0.00 DNP
2 94 Chad Bell 2017 7.07
3 93 Joseph Colon 2018 0.00 DNP
4 92 Sugar Ray Marimon 2017 0.00 DNP
5 92 Phil Irwin 2015 0.00 DNP
6 92 Gus Schlosser 2017 0.00 DNP
7 92 Tim Crabbe 2016 0.00 DNP
8 91 Justin Marks 2016 1.00
9 91 John Gast 2017 0.00 DNP
10 91 Robert Ray 2012 0.00 DNP
11 91 Andres Santiago 2018 0.00 DNP
12 91 Drew Gagnon 2018 8.25
13 90 Justin Fitzgerald 2014 0.00 DNP
14 90 Steven Wright 2013 5.40
15 90 Carlos Pimentel 2018 0.00 DNP
16 90 Josh Smith 2016 4.83
17 90 Logan Darnell 2017 0.00 DNP
18 90 Matthew Lujan 2017 0.00 DNP
19 89 Tyler Pill 2018 0.00 DNP
20 89 Nick Additon 2016 0.00 DNP
21 89 Ramon A. Ramirez 2011 0.00 DNP
22 89 Bryan Evans 2015 0.00 DNP
23 89 Kevin Pucetas 2013 0.00 DNP
24 89 Nick Schmidt 2014 0.00 DNP
25 89 Timothy Melville 2018 0.00 DNP
26 89 Eric Berger 2014 0.00 DNP
27 88 Matt Wright 2010 0.00 DNP
28 88 Randy Boone 2013 0.00 DNP
29 88 Steve Watkins 2007 0.00 DNP
30 88 Rudy Owens 2016 0.00 DNP
31 88 Matt Klinker 2013 0.00 DNP
32 88 Deck McGuire 2017 3.95
33 88 Fabio Castro 2013 0.00 DNP
34 88 Tom Cochran 2011 0.00 DNP
35 88 Charles Brewer 2016 0.00 DNP
36 87 Brian Slocum 2009 0.00 DNP
37 87 Neal Musser 2009 0.00 DNP
38 87 Adrian Alaniz 2012 0.00 DNP
39 87 Taylor Cole 2018 2.75
40 87 J.C. Sulbaran 2018 0.00 DNP
41 87 Arnold Leon 2017 0.00 DNP
42 87 Jake Sanchez 2018 0.00 DNP
43 87 David Martinez 2016 0.00 DNP
44 87 Mark Serrano 2014 0.00 DNP
45 87 David Goforth 2017 0.00
46 87 Mario Santiago 2013 0.00 DNP
47 87 Josh Sullivan 2013 0.00 DNP
48 86 Forrest Snow 2017 0.00 DNP
49 86 Asher Wojciechowski 2017 6.93
50 86 Brandon Dickson 2013 0.00 DNP
51 86 Chad Reineke 2010 0.00 DNP
52 86 Ryan Sadowski 2011 0.00 DNP
53 86 Davis Romero 2011 0.00 DNP
54 86 Michael Roth 2018 0.00 DNP
55 86 Chris Rusin 2015 6.02
56 86 Drake Britton 2017 0.00 DNP
57 86 Rob Scahill 2015 4.40
58 86 Timothy Bascom 2013 0.00 DNP
59 86 Red Patterson 2015 0.00 DNP
60 86 Philip Humber 2011 3.92
61 86 Jorge Reyes 2016 0.00 DNP
62 86 Chris Cody 2012 0.00 DNP
63 86 Jeff Mandel 2013 0.00 DNP
64 86 Mario Hollands 2017 0.00 DNP
65 86 Wirfin Obispo 2013 0.00 DNP
66 86 Zachary Nuding 2018 0.00 DNP
67 86 Matthew Tracy 2017 0.00 DNP
68 85 Hiram Burgos 2016 0.00 DNP
69 85 Darin Gorski 2016 0.00 DNP
70 85 Michael Belfiore 2017 0.00 DNP
71 85 Matt Magill 2018 3.81
72 85 Corey Baker 2018 0.00 DNP
73 85 Eddie Bonine 2009 4.98
74 85 Brooks Brown 2013 0.00 DNP
75 85 Duane Below 2014 0.00 DNP
76 85 J.D. Durbin 2010 0.00 DNP
77 85 Yohan Flande 2014 5.03
78 85 Rowdy Hardy 2011 0.00 DNP
79 85 Blake Johnson 2013 0.00 DNP
80 85 Eric Surkamp 2016 7.45
81 85 Jose De Paula 2016 0.00 DNP
82 85 Jay Jackson 2016 0.00 DNP
83 85 Dave McKae 2010 0.00 DNP
84 85 Andy Ferguson 2017 0.00 DNP
85 85 Brooks Hall 2018 0.00 DNP
86 85 Joel Carreno 2015 0.00 DNP
87 85 Travis Banwart 2014 0.00 DNP
88 85 James Leverton 2014 0.00 DNP
89 85 Cody Martin 2018 0.00 DNP
90 85 Scott Copeland 2016 0.00 DNP
91 85 Keith Couch 2018 0.00 DNP
92 85 Scott Carroll 2013 0.00 DNP
93 85 Kendy Batista 2010 0.00 DNP
94 85 Nik Turley 2018 0.00 DNP
95 84 Luis Perez 2013 5.40
96 84 Sergio Perez 2013 0.00 DNP
97 84 Carlos Hernandez 2015 0.00 DNP
98 84 Terry Doyle 2014 0.00 DNP
99 84 L.J. Gagnier 2013 0.00 DNP
100 84 Sean Gilmartin 2018 3.00

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2019  Due to publishing agreements, the 2019 player comments and team essays are only available in the Baseball Prospectus 2019 book (available in hardcopy, and soon e-book and Kindle).

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