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2019 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 29)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date4-19-1990
Height6' 7"
Weight255 lbs
Age29 years, 6 months, 30 days
BatsL
ThrowsL
2015
0.42016
-0.02017
-1.52018
-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
2013 MIA MLB 4 4 18.0 0 2 0 27 13 15 4 103 13.5 6.5 2.0 7.5 0% .411 2.22 6.41 8.50 120 5.50 131.6 -0.1
2014 MIA MLB 2 1 7.0 0 1 0 12 3 6 0 99 15.4 3.9 0.0 7.7 0% .462 2.14 2.67 9.00 121 5.57 136.5 -0.1
2016 KCA MLB 36 1 55.3 1 2 0 38 23 44 5 105 6.2 3.7 0.8 7.2 57% .223 1.10 3.99 2.60 100 4.41 97.6 0.4
2017 KCA MLB 1 0 2.3 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 11.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 38% .375 1.29 3.14 3.86 128 7.08 150.6 0.0
2018 KCA MLB 48 0 75.7 3 5 1 87 35 47 5 104 10.3 4.2 0.6 5.6 51% .333 1.61 4.31 4.04 119 6.59 147.3 -1.5
2019 KCA MLB 11 1 29.3 2 2 0 38 17 22 2 101 11.7 5.2 0.6 6.8 46% .379 1.88 4.67 5.22 116 8.32 170.8 -0.9
CareerMLB1027187.7612120591134161029.84.40.86.450%.3261.584.404.411146.08134.4-2.3

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 WMI A MID 13 13 67.7 7 2 0 58 23 57 3 97 7.7 3.1 0.4 7.6 0% .285 1.20 3.44 3.46 97 4.02 82.0
2012 LAK A+ FSL 18 18 102.0 8 4 0 113 32 84 5 107 10.0 2.8 0.4 7.4 0% .341 1.42 3.41 3.71 94 5.30 110.3
2012 ERI AA EAS 1 1 5.0 0 1 0 8 2 3 1 99 14.4 3.6 1.8 5.4 0% .389 2.00 5.79 9.00 113 6.79 141.5
2012 JAX AA SOU 8 8 45.0 3 0 0 48 13 32 3 104 9.6 2.6 0.6 6.4 0% .315 1.36 3.71 3.80 100 5.06 105.4
2012 PDD Wnt AFL 7 7 22.3 1 3 0 21 7 18 2 8.5 2.8 0.8 7.3 0% .297 1.25 4.55 3.63 0 0.00 0.0
2013 MIA MLB NL 4 4 18.0 0 2 0 27 13 15 4 103 13.5 6.5 2.0 7.5 0% .411 2.22 6.41 8.50 120 5.50 131.6
2013 JAX AA SOU 4 4 23.0 1 1 0 18 3 25 2 96 7.0 1.2 0.8 9.8 0% .286 0.91 2.38 1.57 77 2.87 62.3
2013 NWO AAA PCL 23 23 138.0 6 11 0 127 40 122 7 87 8.3 2.6 0.5 8.0 0% .302 1.21 3.41 2.80 84 3.40 73.9
2014 MIA MLB NL 2 1 7.0 0 1 0 12 3 6 0 99 15.4 3.9 0.0 7.7 0% .462 2.14 2.67 9.00 121 5.57 136.5
2014 NWO AAA PCL 25 25 139.7 8 10 0 169 50 104 13 89 10.9 3.2 0.8 6.7 0% .345 1.57 4.61 4.06 105 6.05 128.2
2015 OMA AAA PCL 1 0 0.7 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 13.5 0.0 0.0 13.5 0% .500 1.50 0.59 0.00 73 1.75 38.4
2016 KCA MLB AL 36 1 55.3 1 2 0 38 23 44 5 105 6.2 3.7 0.8 7.2 57% .223 1.10 3.99 2.60 100 4.41 97.6
2016 OMA AAA PCL 9 4 23.7 2 1 0 22 12 28 1 95 8.4 4.6 0.4 10.6 66% .350 1.44 3.42 3.04 87 4.09 90.2
2017 KCA MLB AL 1 0 2.3 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 11.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 38% .375 1.29 3.14 3.86 128 7.08 150.6
2017 OMA AAA PCL 22 4 50.0 5 3 0 68 12 50 10 95 12.2 2.2 1.8 9.0 46% .369 1.60 5.10 5.40 100 6.74 143.3
2018 KCA MLB AL 48 0 75.7 3 5 1 87 35 47 5 104 10.3 4.2 0.6 5.6 51% .333 1.61 4.31 4.04 119 6.59 147.3
2019 KCA MLB AL 11 1 29.3 2 2 0 38 17 22 2 101 11.7 5.2 0.6 6.8 46% .379 1.88 4.67 5.22 116 8.32 170.8
2019 OMA AAA PCL 11 5 43.3 4 4 0 47 18 42 7 94 9.8 3.7 1.5 8.7 44% .313 1.50 5.20 4.78 98 4.08 84.1

Plate Discipline

YEAR Pits Zone% Swing% Contact% Z-Swing% O-Swing% Z-Contact% O-Contact% SwStr%
2013 340 0.4176 0.4147 0.7305 0.6056 0.2778 0.8372 0.5636 0.2695
2014 140 0.5000 0.4500 0.9048 0.6286 0.2714 0.9318 0.8421 0.0952
2016 814 0.4312 0.4484 0.7425 0.6353 0.3067 0.8386 0.5915 0.2575
2017 29 0.5862 0.3103 1.0000 0.5294 0.0000 1.0000 0.0000 0.0000
2018 1251 0.4245 0.4556 0.8053 0.6685 0.2986 0.9014 0.6465 0.1947
2019 509 0.4519 0.4244 0.7963 0.6565 0.2330 0.8477 0.6769 0.2037
Career30830.43500.44240.78530.64770.28360.87120.63070.2147

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 KCA $800,000
2018 KCA $573,500
2017 KCA $556,000
2016 KCA $
2015 KCA $
2014 MIA $
YearsDescriptionSalary
2 yrPrevious$1,129,500
2019Current$800,000
3 yrPvs + Cur$1,929,500
3 yrTotal$1,929,500

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
3 y 86 dSports Pro Services1 year/$0.8M (2019)

Details
  • 1 year/$0.8M (2019). Re-signed by Kansas City 11/29/19 (avoided arbitration). Award bonus: $50,000 for All-Star selection. DFA by Kansas City 7/26/19. Sent outright to Triple-A 8/2/19. Elected free agency 10/19.
  • 1 year/$0.5735M (2018). Re-signed by Kansas City 3/18.
  • 1 year (2017). Re-signed by Kansas City 2/17.
  • 1 year/$515,950 (2016). Re-signed by Kansas City 2/28/16.
  • 1 year/$508,450 (2015). Re-signed by Kansas City 2/25/15.
  • 1 year (2014). Re-signed by Miami 3/1/14. Acquired by Kansas City in trade from Miami 11/28/14.
  • 1 year (2013). Contract selected by Miami 9/3/13.
  • Acquired by Miami in trade from Detroit 7/23/12 (Anibal Sanchez deal).
  • Drafted by Detroit 2011 (7-227) (Wichita State). $0.125M signing bonus.

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 9.1 0 1.5 43 3 78.8 73 29 60 9 .276 1.30 3.83 4.14 -8.9 -1.0
80o 8.1 0 1.3 40 3 72.4 72 29 55 9 .290 1.39 4.21 4.56 -11.3 -1.2
70o 7.5 0 1.2 37 3 67.9 71 28 52 9 .301 1.46 4.49 4.87 -12.8 -1.4
60o 6.9 0 1.1 35 3 64.2 70 28 49 9 .310 1.53 4.74 5.14 -13.8 -1.5
50o 6.4 0 1 33 3 60.8 69 28 46 9 .318 1.59 4.98 5.39 -14.7 -1.6
40o 6 0 0.9 32 2 57.5 68 27 44 9 .326 1.65 5.21 5.65 -15.4 -1.7
30o 5.5 0 0.8 30 2 54.0 67 26 41 8 .335 1.72 5.47 5.94 -16.1 -1.7
20o 4.9 0 0.8 27 2 50.0 65 26 38 8 .346 1.81 5.78 6.27 -16.6 -1.8
10o 4.2 0 0.6 25 2 44.7 62 25 34 8 .361 1.93 6.22 6.75 -17.0 -1.8
Weighted Mean6.40133260.36827469.3161.574.955.36-14.4-1.6

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