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Career Summary
Years PA AVG OBP SLG DRC+ WARP
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Birth Date8-31-1989
Height6' 2"
Weight230 lbs
Age29 years, 4 months, 24 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2014
-0.12015
-0.02016
-0.02017
-0.12018
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
2015 SEA 25 17 34 2 1 0 0 1 18 0 1 1 .063 .091 .094 46 -2.0 0.0 -0.5 -0.1
2016 DET 26 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 1.000 76 -0.1 -0.2 0.0 0.0
2017 DET 27 60 190 46 12 0 6 13 51 3 2 1 .266 .326 .439 81 -3.7 -1.0 0.5 0.0
2018 DET 28 81 312 75 12 1 9 22 84 0 0 1 .260 .312 .403 86 -3.9 -1.3 -2.0 -0.1
Career1595381242611536153333.251.304.39882-9.7-2.4-2.0-0.3

Statistics for All Levels

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YEAR Team Lg G PA oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ DRC+ DRC+ SD FRAA BRR DRAA BWARP
2011 CLN A 38 148 .256 .320 .379 .333 94 7.4 4.3 2.6 97 2 -0.8 1.1 -0.3 0.7
2012 HDS A+ 121 538 .272 .336 .427 .341 113 9.7 16.1 5.6 115 1 1.8 1.1 8.7 3.3
2013 WTN AA 80 327 .243 .319 .362 .284 102 -9.6 8.9 5.4 88 1 8.9 -0.6 -3.6 2.0
2014 WTN AA 53 211 .250 .322 .378 .366 101 4.8 5.8 2.1 107 1 -2.5 0.0 2.3 0.8
2014 TAC AAA 28 112 .275 .342 .435 .338 92 -0.3 3.4 2 83 2 -1.2 1.2 -1.9 0.4
2015 SEA MLB 17 34 .248 .312 .414 .143 96 -6.5 0.9 0.5 46 15 -0.5 0.0 -2.0 -0.1
2015 TAC AAA 83 320 .272 .333 .414 .298 107 -8.2 8.9 3.6 70 2 1.2 3.0 -10.3 0.6
2016 DET MLB 1 2 .225 .277 .348 .500 109 0.4 0.1 0 76 30 0.0 -0.2 -0.1 0.0
2016 ERI AA 14 54 .255 .328 .381 .450 110 3.4 1.5 0.5 109 2 0.9 0.4 0.7 0.4
2016 ROC AAA 9 34 .230 .291 .334 .259 94 -1.7 1.0 0.6 102 4 -0.1 -0.1 0.2 0.2
2016 TOL AAA 70 264 .252 .316 .372 .374 98 9.9 7.4 4.2 108 1 -1.1 -1.3 3.2 1.3
2017 DET MLB 60 190 .257 .322 .435 .342 112 -2 5.6 -1.5 81 18 0.5 -1.0 -3.7 0.0
2017 TOL AAA 52 218 .255 .325 .390 .325 95 -1.5 6.5 1.4 87 1 1.5 -0.5 -3.3 0.6
2018 DET MLB 81 312 .248 .313 .415 .337 102 -2.9 8.8 -2.8 86 19 -2.0 -1.3 -3.9 -0.1

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO SF SH
2011 CLN A 148 139 21 43 9 2 2 62 26 5 17 2 3 .309 .331 .446 .137 3 0
2012 HDS A+ 538 506 87 158 32 2 15 239 79 28 73 22 8 .312 .351 .472 .160 1 0
2013 WTN AA 327 296 40 70 14 1 4 98 29 22 62 13 4 .236 .301 .331 .095 2 1
2014 TAC AAA 112 101 13 28 2 1 2 38 20 7 24 1 0 .277 .330 .376 .099 2
2014 WTN AA 211 189 29 56 10 2 3 79 27 20 42 6 3 .296 .362 .418 .122 1
2015 SEA MLB 34 32 1 2 1 0 0 3 1 1 18 1 1 .063 .091 .094 .031 0 1
2015 TAC AAA 320 298 39 73 15 1 6 108 35 17 71 9 2 .245 .282 .362 .117 4 1
2016 ERI AA 54 49 7 19 1 1 1 25 4 4 9 1 0 .388 .426 .510 .122 1 0
2016 DET MLB 2 2 1 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 1.000 .500 0 0
2016 ROC AAA 34 33 1 8 2 0 1 13 1 1 5 0 0 .242 .265 .394 .152 0 0
2016 TOL AAA 264 241 38 73 20 0 8 117 42 17 59 3 1 .303 .356 .485 .183 0 3
2017 DET MLB 190 173 25 46 12 0 6 76 22 13 51 2 1 .266 .326 .439 .173 1 0
2017 TOL AAA 218 208 21 56 10 1 7 89 35 4 54 5 3 .269 .281 .428 .159 4 1
2018 DET MLB 312 288 35 75 12 1 9 116 32 22 84 0 1 .260 .312 .403 .142 1 1

Plate Discipline

YEAR Pits Zone% Swing% Contact% Z-Swing% O-Swing% Z-Contact% O-Contact% SwStr% CSAA
2015 140 0.4214 0.5571 0.6282 0.7288 0.4321 0.7674 0.4571 0.3718 0.0038
2016 9 0.5556 0.5556 0.8000 0.8000 0.2500 1.0000 0.0000 0.2000 0.0000
2017 726 0.4793 0.5771 0.6563 0.7787 0.3915 0.7306 0.5203 0.3437 0.0000
2018 1162 0.4484 0.5680 0.6591 0.7735 0.4009 0.7792 0.4708 0.3409 0.0000
Career20370.45800.57040.65660.77240.39900.76200.48540.34340.0003

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
2013-05-20 2013-06-01 Minors 12 0 Right Groin Strain - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2018 DET $551,300
2017 DET $
2016 MIN $
2015 SEA $
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$551,300
1 yrTotal$551,300

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
2 y 1 d1 year/$0.5513M (2018)

Details
  • 1 year/$0.5513M (2018). Re-signed by Detroit 3/18.
  • 1 year (2017). Re-signed by Detroit 3/17.
  • 1 year (2016). Claimed by Minnesota off waivers 12/2/15 after being DFA by Seattle 11/23/15. Signed by Minnesota 3/2/16. Claimed by Detroit off waivers from Minnesota 4/23/16.
  • 1 year (2015). Contract selected by Seattle 11/20/14. Signed by Seattle 3/15.
  • Drafted by Seattle 2011 (4-123) (Virginia). $0.24M signing bonus.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG DRC+
10 vs L (Multi) .071 .071 .071 ?
11 vs R (Multi) .136 .174 .273 ?
18 Split (Multi) .065 .102 .201 ?
19 LgAvg (Multi) -.010 -.021 -.029 ?
30 vs L (2016) .000 .000 .000 ?
31 vs R (2016) 1.000 1.000 2.000 ?
38 Split (2016) 1.000 1.000 2.000 ?
39 LgAvg (2016) -.008 -.018 -.027 ?

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Advanced Catching Metrics

Year Lg CSAA Framing Runs Blocking Chances EPAA Blocking Runs SB Attempts SRAA TRAA Throwing Runs FRAA Adj. FRAA
2014 AAA -.006 -1.8 1222 .000 0.0 26 -.003 .000 0.1 -2.1 -1.2
2015 MLB -.005 -0.5 466 .000 -0.1 8 -.034 .000 0.1 1.3 -0.5
2015 AAA -.002 -1.5 2756 .000 -0.3 66 -.042 .001 1.8 1.1 1.2
2016 AAA .001 1.2 0 .000 0.0 59 -.033 .000 1.2 1.3 -1.2
2017 MLB .007 0.9 621 .000 -0.1 6 .007 .000 0.0 1.2 0.5
2017 AAA .007 2.8 1502 -.001 0.5 35 -.001 .000 0.0 3.6 1.5
2018 MLB -.004 -0.9 869 .004 -0.9 18 .011 .004 -0.1 -1.9 -2.0

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PITCHf/x Hitter Profile

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