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Birth Date3-26-1991
Height6' 4"
Weight212 lbs
Age27 years, 11 months, 21 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
0.62015
0.32016
2.72017
0.82018
0.72019
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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
2014 WAS 23 17 43 8 3 0 1 3 17 1 0 2 .205 .279 .359 64 -1.7 -0.8 0.2 -0.1
2015 WAS 24 138 511 108 15 2 14 35 158 1 16 3 .229 .282 .358 75 -12.9 -0.4 5.2 0.6
2016 WAS 25 76 237 51 11 0 7 14 77 1 14 3 .231 .278 .376 71 -7.9 0.7 2.5 0.3
2017 WAS 26 118 432 108 23 3 19 29 137 1 17 7 .271 .320 .486 93 -2.3 3.1 12.3 2.7
2018 WAS 27 134 385 80 22 3 6 29 116 1 24 6 .227 .287 .357 67 -14.2 1.3 8.9 0.8
Career48316083557484711050557121.239.293.39577-38.93.829.14.2

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 PA oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ DRC+ DRC+ SD FRAA BRR DRAA BWARP
2010 HAG A SAL 5 15 .296 .359 .471 .273 98 -0.5 0.4 -0.2 77 0 0.1 0.0 -0.6 0.0
2010 NAT Rk GCL 38 149 .252 .320 .344 .247 106 -4.6 5.5 1.2 58 0 2.7 -0.8 -13.1 -0.4
2011 HAG A SAL 126 488 .259 .331 .393 .316 110 -5.6 14.1 -0.8 83 0 -1.9 -0.4 -16.5 -0.6
2012 POT A+ CAR 109 431 .255 .320 .384 .335 99 -6.6 12.9 1 96 0 28.4 0.7 -11.0 3.2
2013 POT A+ CAR 133 581 .257 .337 .383 .331 109 3.2 17.0 0.3 110 0 25.1 7.5 -5.3 4.5
2014 WAS MLB NL 17 43 .251 .312 .397 .333 99 -1 1.1 -0.1 64 14 0.2 -0.8 -1.7 -0.1
2014 HAR AA EAS 98 441 .261 .328 .391 .421 104 29.1 12.1 0.2 145 0 22.2 3.5 14.8 5.6
2014 SYR AAA INT 12 52 .253 .322 .390 .310 96 -0.1 1.6 0.1 85 0 2.5 0.8 -1.6 0.3
2015 WAS MLB NL 138 511 .255 .315 .403 .311 97 -9.9 13.8 0.1 75 7 5.2 -0.4 -12.9 0.6
2015 SYR AAA INT 8 32 .265 .328 .382 .563 91 3.8 0.9 0 136 0 -1.3 0.2 0.7 0.1
2016 WAS MLB NL 76 237 .257 .323 .419 .319 91 -4.2 6.7 0.5 71 12 2.5 0.7 -7.9 0.3
2016 SYR AAA INT 31 130 .247 .305 .361 .277 100 -3.6 3.7 0.1 72 0 0.5 2.2 -5.4 0.1
2017 WAS MLB NL 118 432 .259 .328 .434 .363 97 9.7 12.6 1.1 93 8 12.3 3.1 -2.3 2.7
2017 POT A+ CAR 6 21 .233 .289 .353 .250 106 -2.3 0.6 -0.1 53 0 -0.5 0.1 -1.4 -0.1
2017 HAR AA EAS 6 28 .248 .322 .385 .176 105 -2.1 0.8 0 54 0 0.1 0.4 -1.8 0.0
2018 WAS MLB NL 134 385 .248 .319 .404 .320 101 -11.8 10.8 0.9 67 7 8.9 1.3 -14.2 0.8

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
2010 HAG A SAL 15 13 0 3 1 0 0 4 1 1 2 0 0 .231 .333 .308 .077 0 0
2010 NAT Rk GCL 149 128 14 25 4 3 1 38 12 14 31 1 2 .195 .278 .297 .102 1 1
2011 HAG A SAL 488 442 64 112 26 7 13 191 68 32 120 23 12 .253 .310 .432 .179 4 4
2012 POT A+ CAR 431 384 51 93 33 2 3 139 37 40 113 19 9 .242 .318 .362 .120 1 3
2013 POT A+ CAR 581 509 79 134 41 6 10 217 87 55 131 51 7 .263 .340 .426 .163 7 2
2014 SYR AAA INT 52 44 7 10 3 1 1 18 3 7 14 3 1 .227 .333 .409 .182 0
2014 HAR AA EAS 441 384 74 120 17 2 22 207 61 50 130 34 8 .313 .396 .539 .227 1
2014 WAS MLB NL 43 39 5 8 3 0 1 14 5 3 17 0 2 .205 .279 .359 .154 0
2015 WAS MLB NL 511 472 49 108 15 2 14 169 63 35 158 16 3 .229 .282 .358 .129 2 1
2015 SYR AAA INT 32 26 4 10 1 0 1 14 4 4 10 2 1 .385 .452 .538 .154 1 1
2016 WAS MLB NL 237 221 28 51 11 0 7 83 16 14 77 14 3 .231 .278 .376 .145 1 0
2016 SYR AAA INT 130 117 17 24 5 1 1 34 9 12 33 7 1 .205 .285 .291 .085 0 0
2017 HAR AA EAS 28 26 3 4 2 0 1 9 4 2 8 3 0 .154 .214 .346 .192 0 0
2017 POT A+ CAR 21 19 2 3 0 0 0 3 0 2 7 1 0 .158 .238 .158 .000 0 0
2017 WAS MLB NL 432 399 55 108 23 3 19 194 53 29 137 17 7 .271 .320 .486 .216 2 1
2018 WAS MLB NL 385 353 46 80 22 3 6 126 28 29 116 24 6 .227 .287 .357 .130 0 2

Plate Discipline

YEAR Pits Zone% Swing% Contact% Z-Swing% O-Swing% Z-Contact% O-Contact% SwStr% CSAA
2014 164 0.4634 0.4390 0.6250 0.5526 0.3409 0.8810 0.2667 0.3750 0.0015
2015 1848 0.4784 0.5141 0.6568 0.6889 0.3537 0.7422 0.5044 0.3432 0.0039
2016 889 0.4556 0.4803 0.6604 0.6864 0.3079 0.7086 0.5705 0.3396 0.0000
2017 1617 0.4762 0.4830 0.6581 0.6688 0.3140 0.7515 0.4774 0.3419 0.0000
2018 1514 0.4861 0.5026 0.6781 0.6889 0.3265 0.7239 0.5866 0.3219 0.0000
Career60320.47600.49590.66220.67940.32910.73890.52110.33780.0012

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

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2019 WAS $3,250,000
2018 WAS $2,525,000
2017 WAS $557,900
2016 WAS $524,000
2015 WAS $508,700
YearsDescriptionSalary
4 yrPrevious$4,115,600
2018Current$3,250,000
5 yrPvs + Cur$7,365,600
5 yrTotal$7,365,600

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
4 y 10 dBoras Corp.1 year/$3.25M (2019)

Details
  • 1 year/$3.25M (2019). Lost arbitration with Washington 2/1/19 ($3.5M-$3.25M).
  • 1 year/$2.525M (2018). Re-signed by Washington 1/12/18 (avoided arbitration).
  • 1 year/$0.5579M (2017). Re-signed by Washington 3/17.
  • 1 year/$0.524M (2016). Re-signed by Washington 3/16.
  • 1 year/$0.5087M (2015). Re-signed by Washington 3/15.
  • 1 year (2014). Contract purchased by Washington 11/20/13. Re-signed by Washington 2/26/14.
  • Drafted by Washington 2009 (6-172) (Westminster Academy, Fort Lauderdale). $0.125M 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 318 45 77 16 2 10 36 29 88 18 5 .271 .342 .447 105 17.2 CF 3, RF 0 2.0
80o 297 41 69 15 2 9 32 26 84 16 5 .258 .328 .431 97 12.5 CF 3, RF 0 1.5
70o 283 38 63 13 2 8 30 24 81 15 4 .247 .316 .408 92 9.3 CF 3, RF 0 1.1
60o 271 35 58 12 1 8 27 22 79 14 4 .237 .304 .392 87 6.9 CF 3, RF 0 0.9
50o 259 33 53 11 1 7 25 21 76 13 4 .226 .293 .370 82 4.8 CF 3, RF 0 0.7
40o 247 31 51 11 1 7 24 19 74 12 3 .227 .289 .378 78 2.8 CF 2, RF 0 0.5
30o 235 28 46 10 1 6 22 17 71 11 3 .215 .275 .355 73 0.8 CF 2, RF 0 0.3
20o 221 26 42 9 1 6 19 16 68 10 3 .208 .268 .351 67 -1.1 CF 2, RF 0 0.1
10o 200 22 35 7 1 5 17 13 63 8 2 .190 .246 .321 60 -3.5 CF 2, RF 0 -0.2
Weighted Mean26434551217262177134.230.297.377845.6CF 3, RF 00.8

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