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Grant Dayton PBraves

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2018 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 30)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date11-25-1987
Height6' 2"
Weight210 lbs
Age30 years, 7 months, 21 days
BatsL
ThrowsL
2014
2015
0.72016
-0.12017
0.22018
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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 oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA DRA- WARP
2016 LAN MLB 25 0 26.3 0 1 0 14 6 39 4 .258 92 4.8 2.1 1.4 13.3 29% .196 .206 0.76 2.99 2.05 82 2.53 56.0 0.7
2017 LAN MLB 29 0 23.7 1 1 0 19 12 20 5 .263 92 7.2 4.6 1.9 7.6 33% .215 .292 1.31 5.75 4.94 117 5.71 121.4 -0.1
CareerMLB54050.01203318599.261925.93.21.610.631%.207.2491.024.293.421004.2090.50.5

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 G GS IP W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA DRA-
2010 JAM A- 17 0 28.7 1 1 1 18 15 23 0 .257 110 5.6 4.7 0.0 7.2 51% .240 .203 1.15 3.42 1.25 111 5.31 116.8
2010 MRL Rk 1 0 1.0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 .241 81 0.0 0.0 0.0 9.0 100% .000 -.035 0.00 1.50 0.00 0 0.00 0.0
2011 GRB A 49 0 71.7 7 1 5 59 24 99 5 .259 108 7.4 3.0 0.6 12.4 47% .323 .223 1.16 2.88 2.89 69 2.33 47.8
2012 JUP A+ 31 6 60.0 2 5 2 48 18 71 1 .246 104 7.2 2.7 0.1 10.7 38% .307 .206 1.10 2.24 2.10 76 2.82 62.9
2012 JAX AA 7 0 13.0 2 1 0 12 4 19 2 .265 105 8.3 2.8 1.4 13.2 47% .333 .247 1.23 3.14 4.15 75 1.94 44.3
2012 PDD Wnt 10 0 12.0 0 0 0 8 7 18 0 .000 6.0 5.2 0.0 13.5 0% .308 .000 1.25 2.67 3.75 0 0.00 0.0
2013 JAX AA 30 0 38.0 4 4 1 33 12 56 4 .255 97 7.8 2.8 0.9 13.3 46% .333 .252 1.18 2.35 2.37 67 1.91 47.0
2014 JAX AA 11 0 16.3 0 1 3 17 4 18 0 .268 98 9.4 2.2 0.0 9.9 41% .347 .239 1.29 1.71 1.10 87 3.55 80.4
2014 NWO AAA 39 0 55.7 2 2 1 53 22 61 10 .270 89 8.6 3.6 1.6 9.9 39% .299 .271 1.35 5.07 3.72 98 4.50 87.4
2015 TUL AA 8 0 10.7 0 2 1 9 7 17 0 .263 94 7.6 5.9 0.0 14.3 57% .391 .237 1.50 2.07 2.53 82 3.09 68.8
2015 NWO AAA 25 0 35.0 2 1 0 25 5 35 1 .271 91 6.4 1.3 0.3 9.0 33% .270 .207 0.86 2.48 2.83 80 3.39 69.7
2015 OKL AAA 9 0 11.7 1 1 0 16 3 13 1 .279 93 12.3 2.3 0.8 10.0 33% .429 .306 1.63 3.51 9.26 80 3.21 66.0
2016 LAN MLB 25 0 26.3 0 1 0 14 6 39 4 .258 92 4.8 2.1 1.4 13.3 29% .196 .206 0.76 2.99 2.05 82 2.53 56.0
2016 TUL AA 12 0 15.7 3 0 1 8 3 28 0 .252 4.6 1.7 0.0 16.1 46% .308 .173 0.70 0.36 2.30 54 1.20 28.7
2016 OKL AAA 26 0 36.3 2 2 4 22 8 63 2 .269 5.4 2.0 0.5 15.6 34% .303 .192 0.83 1.71 2.48 48 1.58 32.1
2017 LAN MLB 29 0 23.7 1 1 0 19 12 20 5 .263 92 7.2 4.6 1.9 7.6 33% .215 .292 1.31 5.75 4.94 117 5.71 121.4
2017 RCU A+ 2 1 2.0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 .245 108 0.0 0.0 0.0 18.0 50% .000 .010 0.00 -0.09 0.00 84 3.34 67.1
2017 OKL AAA 5 0 4.7 0 1 1 9 1 7 1 .264 17.4 1.9 1.9 13.5 25% .533 .350 2.14 4.14 7.71 91 3.92 75.6
2017 DOD Rk 1 1 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 .243 104 0.0 9.0 0.0 18.0 100% .000 .159 1.00 3.18 0.00 96 4.41 79.7

Plate Discipline

YEAR PITCHES ZONE_RT SWING_RT CONTACT_RT Z_SWING_RT O_SWING_RT Z_CONTACT_RT O_CONTACT_RT SW_STRK_RT
2016 471 0.4947 0.5180 0.6762 0.6910 0.3487 0.7267 0.5783 0.3238
2017 407 0.4988 0.4742 0.7668 0.7044 0.2451 0.7902 0.7000 0.2332
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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
2018 ATL $
2017 LAN $540,000
2016 LAN $
2015 MIA $
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$540,000
1 yrTotal$540,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
1 y 69 d1 year (2018)

Details
  • 1 year (2018). Claimed by Atlanta off waivers from LA Dodgers 11/20/17. Re-signed by Atlanta 3/18.
  • 1 year (2017). Re-signed by LA Dodgers 3/17.
  • 1 year (2016). Contract selected by LA Dodgers 7/21/16.
  • 1 year (2015). Re-signed by Miami 3/3/15. DFA by Miami 4/24/15. Sent outright to Triple-A 4/26/15. Acquired by LA Dodgers in trade from Miami 7/15/15.
  • 1 year (2014). Contract purchased by Miami 11/20/13. Re-signed by Miami 3/1/14.
  • Drafted by Florida 2010 (11-347) (Auburn).

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .140 .196 .233 .190
11 vs R (Multi) .157 .218 .333 .220
18 Split (Multi) -.017 -.023 -.101 -.030
19 LgAvg (Multi) -.020 -.022 -.064 -.025
30 vs L (2016) .140 .196 .233 .190
31 vs R (2016) .157 .218 .333 .220
38 Split (2016) -.017 -.023 -.101 -.030
39 LgAvg (2016) -.022 -.023 -.071 -.028

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DateQuestionAnswer
2017-02-13 20:00:00 (link to chat)NL catchers or middle relievers you see w surprising value in 2017?
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At NL catcher, I like Andrew Susac and Devin Mesoraco, especially Mesoraco. I think a lot of other folks like Susac, too, so he might not end p being a bargain. Mesoraco is more likely to be available at a bargain price due to the ssignificant injury concerns.

As for NL middle relief, I like Edubray Ramos, who is so good that he might end up being promoted from middle relief to closer sooner rather than later. I also like Grant Dayton and Koji Uehara due to their K rates. (Scooter Hotz)


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