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Rafael Lopez CPadres

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2018 Projections (Rest of Season Projections - seasonal age 30)
PA AVG HR R RBI SB TAv WARP
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Birth Date10-2-1987
Height5' 9"
Weight200 lbs
Age30 years, 9 months, 21 days
BatsL
ThrowsR
0.12014
2015
-0.12016
0.92017
-0.02018
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WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

YEAR TEAM AGE G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB BB SO HBP SF SH RBI SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2014 CHN 26 7 14 11 0 2 0 0 0 2 2 4 0 1 1 0 0 .182 .286 .182 .224 -0.0 0.6 0.1
2016 CIN 28 8 7 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .009 -1.6 0.2 -0.1
2017 TOR 29 24 63 54 9 12 1 0 4 25 7 21 0 1 0 12 0 0 .222 .306 .463 .260 3.6 5.2 0.9
2018 SDN 30 37 117 102 11 18 2 0 3 29 13 43 0 2 0 13 1 0 .176 .265 .284 .199 -2.1 2.0 -0.0
Career7620117420323075622710402610.184.270.322.214-0.17.90.8

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 PA TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ FRAA BRR BVORP BWARP VORP WARP
2011 BOI A- 54 223 .295 .257 .331 .375 .266 .335 106 8.4 6.4 0 -0.5 -1.1 13.7 1.4 13.7 1.4
2011 CUB Rk 3 12 .285 .264 .348 .412 .282 .400 110 0.4 0.4 0.2 -0.0 0.1 1.0 0.1 1.0 0.1
2012 PEO A 31 138 .280 .255 .325 .384 .262 .290 98 3 4.1 1.8 -1.0 0.1 8.9 0.8 8.9 0.8
2012 DAY A+ 35 133 .245 .264 .333 .386 .255 .288 110 -2.2 4.0 0.5 -0.0 -0.5 1.8 0.2 1.8 0.2
2012 CUB Rk 4 17 .398 .279 .341 .415 .278 .636 91 2.7 0.5 -0.1 -0.0 0.4 3.5 0.3 3.5 0.3
2012 MAY Wnt 3 7 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .500 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 TEN AA 95 367 .267 .243 .314 .365 .254 .290 104 2.7 10.0 5.5 -0.2 -3.5 14.7 1.6 14.7 1.6
2014 CHN MLB 7 14 .224 .242 .290 .377 .240 .250 100 -0.5 0.4 0.2 0.6 -0.1 -0.0 0.1 -0.0 0.1
2014 TEN AA 45 177 .315 .249 .324 .373 .264 .339 100 10.1 4.9 2.5 0.8 -1.1 16.3 1.8 16.3 1.8
2014 IOW AAA 61 239 .250 .272 .337 .422 .266 .377 94 -2.8 7.2 3.9 -0.7 0.6 8.9 0.8 8.9 0.8
2015 IOW AAA 46 171 .253 .267 .333 .409 .267 .358 92 -1.3 4.7 2.5 1.0 -1.1 4.9 0.6 4.9 0.6
2015 SLC AAA 21 75 .241 .283 .349 .423 .266 .286 122 -1.5 2.1 1.3 -0.3 -0.5 1.3 0.1 1.3 0.1
2016 CIN MLB 8 7 .009 .271 .350 .434 .283 .000 100 -1.8 0.2 0 0.2 0.0 -1.6 -0.1 -1.6 -0.1
2016 LOU AAA 47 169 .203 .250 .310 .366 .248 .274 97 -10 4.7 2.8 0.1 -4.2 -6.7 -0.7 -6.7 -0.7
2017 TOR MLB 24 63 .260 .249 .315 .414 .253 .267 106 0 1.8 1.1 5.2 0.7 3.6 0.9 3.6 0.9
2017 NHP AA 14 50 .338 .248 .315 .375 .256 .304 102 3.9 1.4 0.7 -1.0 -1.6 4.4 0.4 4.4 0.4
2017 BUF AAA 59 223 .309 .266 .330 .410 .258 .326 97 12 6.6 3 -7.7 -2.2 19.4 1.2 19.4 1.2
2018 SDN MLB 37 117 .199 .243 .309 .393 .256 .259 100 -7.1 3.3 1.9 2.0 -0.2 -2.1 -0.0 -2.1 -0.0
2018 ELP AAA 30 125 .282 .287 .360 .476 .269 .301 117 3 3.7 1.5 0.0 1.4 9.5 1.0 9.5 1.0

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2011 CUB Rk 12 1 4 1 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 .364 .417 .455 .091 .285 1.0 -0.0 0.1
2011 BOI A- 223 34 62 8 0 6 37 21 27 1 2 .316 .381 .449 .133 .295 13.7 -0.5 1.4
2012 MAY Wnt 7 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 .333 .429 .333 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 DAY A+ 133 18 32 10 0 2 12 13 14 1 0 .269 .338 .403 .134 .245 1.8 -0.0 0.2
2012 CUB Rk 17 5 7 2 1 0 4 1 4 0 0 .467 .529 .733 .267 .398 3.5 -0.0 0.3
2012 PEO A 138 14 31 7 1 0 12 17 13 1 0 .265 .350 .342 .077 .280 8.9 -1.0 0.8
2013 TEN AA 367 44 78 22 0 8 43 49 67 0 1 .247 .350 .392 .146 .267 14.7 -0.2 1.6
2014 CHN MLB 14 0 2 0 0 0 1 2 4 0 0 .182 .286 .182 .000 .224 -0.0 0.6 0.1
2014 TEN AA 177 21 44 13 0 4 24 29 26 1 1 .297 .412 .466 .169 .315 16.3 0.8 1.8
2014 IOW AAA 239 17 59 4 1 1 27 28 52 0 0 .285 .378 .329 .043 .250 8.9 -0.7 0.8
2015 IOW AAA 171 14 43 8 1 0 17 14 37 3 1 .276 .333 .340 .064 .253 4.9 1.0 0.6
2015 SLC AAA 75 10 15 2 0 1 7 11 13 0 0 .242 .351 .323 .081 .241 1.3 -0.3 0.1
2016 CIN MLB 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .009 -1.6 0.2 -0.1
2016 LOU AAA 169 12 33 10 0 1 17 9 39 1 0 .213 .262 .297 .084 .203 -6.7 0.1 -0.7
2017 BUF AAA 223 31 58 13 1 12 34 21 46 0 0 .293 .368 .551 .258 .309 19.4 -7.7 1.2
2017 TOR MLB 63 9 12 1 0 4 12 7 21 0 0 .222 .306 .463 .241 .260 3.6 5.2 0.9
2017 NHP AA 50 7 11 1 1 4 11 8 15 0 0 .262 .380 .619 .357 .338 4.4 -1.0 0.4
2018 ELP AAA 125 17 30 6 0 8 25 10 32 0 0 .270 .331 .541 .270 .282 9.5 0.0 1.0
2018 SDN MLB 117 11 18 2 0 3 13 13 43 1 0 .176 .265 .284 .108 .199 -2.1 2.0 -0.0

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 CSAA_CHANCES CSAA_RT
2014 54 0.4630 0.6296 0.7059 0.7600 0.5172 0.8947 0.4667 0.2941 16 0.002484
2016 26 0.3462 0.5000 0.6923 0.7778 0.3529 0.5714 0.8333 0.3077 0 0.000000
2017 247 0.4939 0.4615 0.6491 0.6393 0.2880 0.7949 0.3333 0.3509 0 0.000000
2018 453 0.4945 0.4570 0.6570 0.6339 0.2838 0.7254 0.5077 0.3430 0 0.000000
Career7800.48720.47180.65910.64910.30360.7540.46050.34091.10770.0002

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
2012-05-24 2012-06-11 Minors 18 16 - Head Concussion - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2018 SDN $580,000
2017 CIN $
2016 CIN $
2015 CHN $
YearsDescriptionSalary
2018Current$580,000
1 yrTotal$580,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 130 d1 year/$0.58M (2018)

Details
  • 1 year (2018). Signed by San Diego as a free agent 11/30/17 (minor-league contract). Salary of $0.58M in majors. Contract selected by San Diego 3/29/18.
  • 1 year (2017). Signed by Toronto as a free agent 2/17/17 (minor-league contract). Contract selected by Toronto 8/4/17. Sent outright to Triple-A by Toronto 11/6/17.
  • 1 year (2016). Signed by Detroit as a free agent 1/14/16 (minor-league contract). Released by Detroit 4/2/16. Signed by Bridgeport of Atlantic League 4/16. Signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 5/3/16 (minor-league contract). Contract selected by Cincinnati 8/27/16. Sent outright to Triple-A by Cincinnati 10/10/16.
  • 1 year (2015). Re-signed by Chicago Cubs 3/5/15. Acquired by LA Angels in trade 7/4/15 after being DFA by Chicago Cubs 6/27/15. Released by LA Angels 12/23/15.
  • 1 year (2014). Contract selected by Chicago Cubs 9/2/14.
  • Drafted by Chicago Cubs 2011 (16-489) (Florida State).

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .143 .222 .143 .204
11 vs R (Multi) .031 .061 .031 .047
18 Split (Multi) -.112 -.162 -.112 -.156
19 LgAvg (Multi) .020 .029 .071 .031
30 vs L (2016) .000 .000 .000 .012
31 vs R (2016) .000 .000 .000 .008
38 Split (2016) .000 .000 .000 -.004
39 LgAvg (2016) .020 .028 .073 .031

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Advanced Catching Metrics

Year Lg Framing Chances CSAA Framing Runs Blocking Chances EPAA Blocking Runs SB Attempts SRAA TRAA Throwing Runs FRAA Adj. FRAA
2011 A- 0 .000 0.0 1299 .002 -0.7 28 -.018 .005 0.3 -0.4 -0.5
2012 A+ 0 .000 0.0 1010 .000 -0.1 27 .001 .003 -0.0 -0.1 -0.0
2012 A 0 .000 0.0 1354 .000 -0.1 51 .037 .011 -1.1 -1.5 -1.0
2013 AA 0 .000 0.0 3823 -.000 0.3 95 .020 .004 -1.2 -1.1 -0.2
2014 MLB 173 -.012 -0.3 136 -.006 0.2 3 .006 -.002 -0.0 1.0 0.6
2014 AA 0 .000 0.0 1665 .001 -0.3 34 -.055 .006 1.1 1.2 0.8
2014 AAA 0 .000 0.0 2324 .000 -0.1 41 .009 -.000 -0.3 0.1 -0.7
2015 AAA 0 .000 0.0 2837 -.000 0.1 55 .009 .000 -0.3 -1.1 0.7
2016 MLB 70 .005 0.1 54 -.010 0.1 0 .000 -.001 0.0 1.1 0.2
2016 AAA 3395 .001 0.3 0 .000 0.0 33 .004 .000 -0.1 0.8 0.1
2017 MLB 1232 .017 3.2 874 -.006 1.3 12 .041 -.004 -0.3 3.7 5.2
2017 AAA 3754 -.015 -8.8 2136 -.001 0.9 40 .010 .000 -0.2 -8.8 -7.7
2017 AA 946 -.008 -1.1 623 -.002 0.3 9 .001 -.004 0.0 -1.2 -1.0
2018 MLB 1697 .001 0.2 1058 -.002 0.5 13 .009 -.000 -0.1 0.5 2.0
2018 AAA 1763 -.001 -0.3 697 .001 -0.2 21 .006 .003 -0.1 -0.8 0.0

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