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James McCann CTigers

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2018 Projections (Rest of Season Projections - seasonal age 28)
PA AVG HR R RBI SB TAv WARP
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Birth Date6-13-1990
Height6' 3"
Weight225 lbs
Age28 years, 4 months, 5 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
-0.02014
-1.12015
0.22016
-0.72017
-1.02018
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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 DET 24 9 12 12 2 3 1 0 0 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 .250 .250 .333 .211 -0.1 -0.3 -0.0
2015 DET 25 114 425 401 32 106 18 5 7 155 16 90 3 1 4 41 0 1 .264 .297 .387 .230 1.2 -11.3 -1.1
2016 DET 26 105 373 344 31 76 9 1 12 123 23 109 2 3 1 48 0 1 .221 .272 .358 .210 -4.3 5.9 0.2
2017 DET 27 106 391 352 39 89 14 2 13 146 26 89 9 3 1 49 1 0 .253 .318 .415 .251 13.4 -20.9 -0.7
2018 DET 28 118 457 427 31 94 16 0 8 134 26 116 2 2 0 39 0 3 .220 .267 .314 .215 -5.0 -4.9 -1.0
Career452165815361353685884056291406169617725.240.288.366.2265.4-31.5-2.7

Statistics for All Levels

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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 WMI A 9 38 .097 .220 .306 .326 .243 .087 98 -6.6 1.1 0.7 -0.1 -0.2 -5.1 -0.5 -5.1 -0.5
2011 TGR Rk 5 16 .347 .242 .306 .353 .232 .333 102 1.7 0.5 0.3 -0.1 -0.9 1.6 0.1 1.6 0.1
2012 LAK A+ 45 177 .259 .255 .321 .367 .246 .346 107 -0.1 5.3 3.2 1.9 -0.3 8.1 1.0 8.1 1.0
2012 ERI AA 64 230 .177 .254 .321 .376 .254 .240 107 -19.8 6.3 3.8 -1.7 -2.2 -11.8 -1.4 -11.8 -1.4
2012 MSS Wnt 14 43 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .235 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 ERI AA 119 486 .266 .252 .325 .380 .265 .321 99 2.9 13.2 5.3 9.6 -0.5 20.9 3.3 20.9 3.3
2014 DET MLB 9 12 .211 .253 .310 .392 .262 .300 107 -0.6 0.3 0.1 -0.3 0.1 -0.1 -0.0 -0.1 -0.0
2014 TOL AAA 109 460 .262 .264 .331 .402 .254 .355 102 1.2 13.8 6.8 1.0 0.7 22.4 2.3 22.4 2.3
2015 DET MLB 114 425 .230 .252 .312 .398 .256 .325 103 -12.4 11.5 6.9 -11.3 -4.7 1.2 -1.1 1.2 -1.1
2016 DET MLB 105 373 .210 .253 .315 .414 .254 .283 107 -18.9 10.5 6.1 5.9 -2.0 -4.3 0.2 -4.3 0.2
2016 TOL AAA 6 27 .206 .278 .349 .434 .273 .125 104 -1.5 0.8 0 -0.3 0.2 -0.5 -0.1 -0.5 -0.1
2017 DET MLB 106 391 .251 .253 .319 .423 .255 .300 111 -3.7 11.4 6.6 -20.9 -0.9 13.4 -0.7 13.4 -0.7
2017 TOL AAA 2 7 .497 .243 .300 .321 .232 .800 93 1.8 0.2 0.1 -0.2 0.5 2.7 0.2 2.7 0.2
2018 DET MLB 118 457 .215 .253 .320 .424 .264 .282 103 -20.9 12.8 7.3 -4.9 -4.2 -5.0 -1.0 -5.0 -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 WMI A 38 0 2 1 0 0 1 2 12 0 0 .059 .132 .088 .029 .097 -5.1 -0.1 -0.5
2011 TGR Rk 16 1 5 1 0 1 6 1 1 0 0 .357 .438 .643 .286 .347 1.6 -0.1 0.1
2012 MSS Wnt 43 3 8 0 0 0 3 2 7 0 0 .195 .233 .195 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 ERI AA 230 15 44 12 0 2 19 8 44 2 2 .200 .227 .282 .082 .177 -11.8 -1.7 -1.4
2012 LAK A+ 177 24 46 10 0 0 20 10 29 3 0 .287 .345 .350 .062 .259 8.1 1.9 1.0
2013 ERI AA 486 50 122 30 1 8 54 30 85 3 3 .277 .328 .404 .127 .266 20.9 9.6 3.3
2014 TOL AAA 460 49 123 34 0 7 54 25 90 9 2 .295 .343 .427 .132 .262 22.4 1.0 2.3
2014 DET MLB 12 2 3 1 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 .250 .250 .333 .083 .211 -0.1 -0.3 -0.0
2015 DET MLB 425 32 106 18 5 7 41 16 90 0 1 .264 .297 .387 .122 .230 1.2 -11.3 -1.1
2016 TOL AAA 27 2 2 0 0 0 2 5 6 0 0 .091 .259 .091 .000 .206 -0.5 -0.3 -0.1
2016 DET MLB 373 31 76 9 1 12 48 23 109 0 1 .221 .272 .358 .137 .210 -4.3 5.9 0.2
2017 TOL AAA 7 1 4 0 0 0 3 1 1 0 0 .667 .714 .667 .000 .497 2.7 -0.2 0.2
2017 DET MLB 391 39 89 14 2 13 49 26 89 1 0 .253 .318 .415 .162 .251 13.4 -20.9 -0.7
2018 DET MLB 457 31 94 16 0 8 39 26 116 0 3 .220 .267 .314 .094 .215 -5.0 -4.9 -1.0

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 36 0.5556 0.5833 0.6190 0.7000 0.4375 0.7143 0.4286 0.3810 12 -0.005245
2015 1495 0.4756 0.5164 0.7461 0.6667 0.3801 0.8544 0.5738 0.2539 602 0.000098
2016 1454 0.5034 0.4587 0.7151 0.6066 0.3089 0.8063 0.5336 0.2849 0 0.000000
2017 1457 0.4969 0.5031 0.7572 0.6588 0.3492 0.8574 0.5703 0.2428 0 0.000000
2018 1829 0.4718 0.4735 0.7321 0.6350 0.3292 0.8485 0.5314 0.2679 0 0.000000
Career62710.48630.48780.73670.64190.34190.84140.55050.2633143.5851-0

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 DET $2,375,000
2017 DET $552,100
2016 DET $519,500
2015 DET $507,500
2014 DET $
YearsDescriptionSalary
3 yrPrevious$1,579,100
2018Current$2,375,000
4 yrPvs + Cur$3,954,100
4 yrTotal$3,954,100

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
3 y 28 dBallengee Group1 year/$2.375M (2018)

Details
  • 1 year/$2.375M (2018). Re-signed by Detroit 1/11/18 (avoided arbitration).
  • 1 year (2017). Re-signed by Detroit 3/17.
  • 1 year/$0.5195M (2016). Contract selected by Detroit 11/20/16. Re-signed by Detroit 2/25/16.
  • 1 year/$0.5075M (2015). Re-signed by Detroit 2/19/15.
  • 1 year (2014). Contract selected by Detroit 9/1/14.
  • Drafted by Detroit 2011 (2-76) (Arkansas). $0.5779M signing bonus.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .275 .332 .531 .278
11 vs R (Multi) .220 .257 .295 .189
18 Split (Multi) -.055 -.075 -.236 -.089
19 LgAvg (Multi) -.010 -.021 -.029 -.017
30 vs L (2016) .258 .323 .525 .272
31 vs R (2016) .201 .243 .268 .176
38 Split (2016) -.057 -.081 -.257 -.096
39 LgAvg (2016) -.008 -.018 -.027 -.016

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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 0.0 402 -.002 0.2 18 .012 .004 -0.1 0.1 -0.1
2012 AA 4505 -.004 -2.7 2734 -.001 1.0 50 -.027 -.004 0.9 -1.7 -1.7
2012 A+ 0 .000 0.0 1954 -.000 0.2 58 -.051 .002 1.9 1.7 1.9
2013 AA 6604 .009 8.8 3625 -.000 0.6 67 -.014 -.003 0.7 11.8 9.6
2014 MLB 147 -.009 -0.2 94 .005 -0.1 3 .020 .001 -0.0 0.3 -0.3
2014 AAA 7226 -.004 -4.3 4093 -.000 0.4 78 -.102 -.000 5.4 1.7 1.0
2015 MLB 6883 -.012 -11.2 4235 -.000 0.3 61 -.048 -.004 1.8 -9.1 -11.3
2016 MLB 5948 .004 3.1 3774 -.001 1.1 52 -.109 -.001 3.6 8.5 5.9
2016 AAA 271 -.006 -0.2 0 .000 0.0 4 -.013 .000 0.0 0.9 -0.3
2017 MLB 6529 -.013 -13.2 4512 .003 -3.4 70 .017 .002 -0.8 -18.6 -20.9
2017 AAA 160 -.007 -0.2 102 .000 -0.0 3 .005 .000 -0.0 0.3 -0.2
2018 MLB 7480 -.002 -2.3 4797 .001 -1.4 60 -.027 -.007 1.1 -2.9 -4.9

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