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2019 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 28)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
119.0 5.15 1.41 102 7 8 0 0.1
Birth Date10-14-1990
Height6' 2"
Weight215 lbs
Age29 years, 0 months, 8 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 0 123 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 81.0 0.0 0.0 27.0 0% 1.000 9.00 6.14 108.00 107 5.39 114.7 0.0
2018 BOS MLB 9 1 17.0 0 2 0 20 11 20 3 108 10.6 5.8 1.6 10.6 51% .370 1.82 5.78 7.41 109 6.29 140.5 -0.3
CareerMLB13122.3030281724311011.36.91.29.742%.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 6.8 0.8 0.0 10.1 0% .276 0.84 1.37 0.00 80 3.75 76.6
2011 RSX Rk GCL 11 2 38.7 2 1 1 32 9 25 2 89 7.4 2.1 0.5 5.8 0% .248 1.06 3.56 2.79 98 4.07 83.2
2012 LOW A- NYP 15 6 77.3 8 2 0 55 15 72 4 89 6.4 1.7 0.5 8.4 0% .258 0.91 2.72 1.40 85 2.88 60.0
2013 SLM A+ CAR 26 26 135.3 8 9 0 139 40 109 13 109 9.2 2.7 0.9 7.2 0% .310 1.32 3.96 5.05 101 4.93 107.1
2014 SLM A+ CAR 24 10 95.7 2 6 1 92 32 80 7 99 8.7 3.0 0.7 7.5 0% .296 1.30 4.07 4.70 100 4.15 87.9
2015 PME AA EAS 19 19 95.3 8 5 0 84 41 91 4 99 7.9 3.9 0.4 8.6 0% .295 1.31 3.29 3.40 93 4.19 91.8
2015 PAW AAA INT 7 7 41.0 3 2 0 29 14 37 3 86 6.4 3.1 0.7 8.1 0% .236 1.05 3.39 2.63 101 3.09 67.7
2016 BOS MLB AL 3 0 5.0 0 1 0 5 6 3 0 123 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 18 101 9.2 3.1 1.2 5.8 36% .280 1.37 4.80 4.19 122 5.65 124.8
2017 DET MLB AL 1 0 0.3 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 81.0 0.0 0.0 27.0 0% 1.000 9.00 6.14 108.00 107 5.39 114.7
2017 NWO AAA PCL 15 11 59.7 2 7 0 48 31 47 6 96 7.2 4.7 0.9 7.1 37% .250 1.32 5.11 5.43 109 3.45 73.5
2017 TOL AAA INT 9 9 44.3 2 4 0 50 12 34 5 94 10.2 2.4 1.0 6.9 36% .313 1.40 4.22 4.06 104 4.38 93.1
2018 BOS MLB AL 9 1 17.0 0 2 0 20 11 20 3 108 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 3.39 101 3.76 79.4

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 24.4 0 0 25 25 136.5 120 44 116 20 .260 1.20 3.91 4.25 -14.6 -1.6
80o 22.5 0 0 24 24 130.3 121 44 111 21 .271 1.27 4.27 4.65 -19.5 -2.1
70o 21.2 0 0 23 23 126.0 122 44 107 21 .279 1.32 4.53 4.93 -22.6 -2.5
60o 20.1 0 0 23 23 122.3 123 45 104 21 .286 1.37 4.76 5.18 -25.1 -2.7
50o 19.1 0 0 22 22 118.9 123 45 101 21 .292 1.41 4.97 5.42 -27.5 -3.0
40o 18.1 0 0 21 21 115.6 124 45 98 21 .299 1.46 5.19 5.65 -29.5 -3.2
30o 17.1 0 0 21 21 112.1 124 45 95 21 .305 1.51 5.43 5.91 -31.7 -3.4
20o 15.9 0 0 20 20 108.0 124 45 92 21 .314 1.57 5.71 6.21 -34.0 -3.7
10o 14.3 0 0 19 19 102.5 124 45 87 21 .325 1.65 6.11 6.64 -36.9 -4.0
Weighted Mean19.1002222118.81234410121.2911.414.955.39-27.1-2.9

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 87)

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 John Gast 2017 0.00 DNP
6 91 Phil Irwin 2015 0.00 DNP
7 91 Robert Ray 2012 0.00 DNP
8 91 Justin Marks 2016 1.00
9 91 Tim Crabbe 2016 0.00 DNP
10 91 Gus Schlosser 2017 0.00 DNP
11 91 Andres Santiago 2018 0.00 DNP
12 91 Drew Gagnon 2018 8.25
13 90 Matthew Lujan 2017 0.00 DNP
14 90 Carlos Pimentel 2018 0.00 DNP
15 90 Justin Fitzgerald 2014 0.00 DNP
16 90 Josh Smith 2016 4.83
17 90 Steven Wright 2013 5.40
18 89 Logan Darnell 2017 0.00 DNP
19 89 Bryan Evans 2015 0.00 DNP
20 89 Tyler Pill 2018 0.00 DNP
21 89 Ramon A. Ramirez 2011 0.00 DNP
22 89 Kevin Pucetas 2013 0.00 DNP
23 89 Nick Schmidt 2014 0.00 DNP
24 89 Steve Watkins 2007 0.00 DNP
25 89 Nick Additon 2016 0.00 DNP
26 88 Randy Boone 2013 0.00 DNP
27 88 Eric Berger 2014 0.00 DNP
28 88 Rudy Owens 2016 0.00 DNP
29 88 Timothy Melville 2018 0.00 DNP
30 88 Matt Wright 2010 0.00 DNP
31 88 Matt Klinker 2013 0.00 DNP
32 88 Tom Cochran 2011 0.00 DNP
33 88 Deck McGuire 2017 3.95
34 87 Fabio Castro 2013 0.00 DNP
35 87 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 Mario Santiago 2013 0.00 DNP
40 87 Taylor Cole 2018 2.75
41 87 J.C. Sulbaran 2018 0.00 DNP
42 87 David Martinez 2016 0.00 DNP
43 87 Mark Serrano 2014 0.00 DNP
44 87 Josh Sullivan 2013 0.00 DNP
45 87 Davis Romero 2011 0.00 DNP
46 86 Arnold Leon 2017 0.00 DNP
47 86 David Goforth 2017 0.00
48 86 Ryan Sadowski 2011 0.00 DNP
49 86 Philip Humber 2011 3.92
50 86 Michael Roth 2018 0.00 DNP
51 86 Chris Rusin 2015 6.02
52 86 Jake Sanchez 2018 0.00 DNP
53 86 Rob Scahill 2015 4.40
54 86 Asher Wojciechowski 2017 6.93
55 86 Drake Britton 2017 0.00 DNP
56 86 Forrest Snow 2017 0.00 DNP
57 86 Mario Hollands 2017 0.00 DNP
58 86 Brandon Dickson 2013 0.00 DNP
59 86 Timothy Bascom 2013 0.00 DNP
60 86 Jeff Mandel 2013 0.00 DNP
61 86 Eddie Bonine 2009 4.98
62 86 Chad Reineke 2010 0.00 DNP
63 86 Zachary Nuding 2018 0.00 DNP
64 86 Jorge Reyes 2016 0.00 DNP
65 85 Matthew Tracy 2017 0.00 DNP
66 85 Chris Cody 2012 0.00 DNP
67 85 Michael Belfiore 2017 0.00 DNP
68 85 Yohan Flande 2014 5.03
69 85 Wirfin Obispo 2013 0.00 DNP
70 85 J.D. Durbin 2010 0.00 DNP
71 85 Corey Baker 2018 0.00 DNP
72 85 Dave McKae 2010 0.00 DNP
73 85 Rowdy Hardy 2011 0.00 DNP
74 85 Red Patterson 2015 0.00 DNP
75 85 Hiram Burgos 2016 0.00 DNP
76 85 Duane Below 2014 0.00 DNP
77 85 Blake Johnson 2013 0.00 DNP
78 85 Jose De Paula 2016 0.00 DNP
79 85 Eric Surkamp 2016 7.45
80 85 Scott Copeland 2016 0.00 DNP
81 85 Darin Gorski 2016 0.00 DNP
82 85 Brooks Brown 2013 0.00 DNP
83 85 Matt Magill 2018 3.81
84 85 Carlos Hernandez 2015 0.00 DNP
85 85 Scott Carroll 2013 0.00 DNP
86 85 Keith Couch 2018 0.00 DNP
87 85 Brooks Hall 2018 0.00 DNP
88 85 Cody Martin 2018 0.00 DNP
89 85 Joel Carreno 2015 0.00 DNP
90 85 Jay Jackson 2016 0.00 DNP
91 84 Nik Turley 2018 0.00 DNP
92 84 Kendy Batista 2010 0.00 DNP
93 84 James Leverton 2014 0.00 DNP
94 84 L.J. Gagnier 2013 0.00 DNP
95 84 Tom Koehler 2014 3.95
96 84 Frank Garces 2018 0.00 DNP
97 84 Terry Doyle 2014 0.00 DNP
98 84 John Omahen 2017 0.00 DNP
99 84 Brad Ziegler 2008 1.21
100 84 Luis Perez 2013 5.40

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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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