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2019 Projections (Rest of Season Projections - seasonal age 27)
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Birth Date9-29-1991
Height6' 3"
Weight210 lbs
Age27 years, 7 months, 24 days
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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
2019 BAL MLB 9 0 12.7 1 1 0 10 4 10 3 117 7.1 2.8 2.1 7.1 26% .200 1.11 5.51 4.26 119 5.91 127.2 -0.1
CareerMLB9012.71101041031177.12.82.17.126%.2001.115.514.261195.91127.2-0.1

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-
2012 ABE A- NYP 4 4 12.0 0 0 0 12 4 12 1 90 9.0 3.0 0.8 9.0 47% .355 1.33 3.41 4.50 0 0.00 0.0
2013 DEL A SAL 7 7 35.3 1 2 0 41 14 32 4 90 10.4 3.6 1.0 8.2 50% .339 1.56 4.49 5.86 0 0.00 0.0
2014 FRD A+ CAR 23 23 126.7 8 6 0 143 32 95 9 94 10.2 2.3 0.6 6.8 47% .332 1.38 3.76 3.84 111 4.02 87.6
2014 BOW AA EAS 3 3 16.7 0 2 0 18 11 9 1 107 9.7 5.9 0.5 4.9 43% .321 1.74 5.03 5.94 123 4.59 97.2
2015 BOW AA EAS 8 8 39.3 3 3 0 35 19 27 4 97 8.0 4.3 0.9 6.2 47% .261 1.37 4.89 3.66 112 5.05 111.0
2018 FRD A+ CAR 12 0 20.7 1 0 2 20 3 23 0 8.7 1.3 0.0 10.0 36% .357 1.11 1.71 1.31 87 3.27 69.5
2018 BOW AA EAS 32 0 45.0 4 4 15 32 15 48 3 6.4 3.0 0.6 9.6 45% .254 1.04 3.11 1.80 84 3.11 66.1
2019 BAL MLB AL 9 0 12.7 1 1 0 10 4 10 3 117 7.1 2.8 2.1 7.1 26% .200 1.11 5.51 4.26 119 5.91 127.2
2019 NOR AAA INT 7 0 8.0 1 1 1 12 4 8 2 13.5 4.5 2.3 9.0 37% .400 2.00 6.37 6.75 0 0.00 0.0

Plate Discipline

YEAR Pits Zone% Swing% Contact% Z-Swing% O-Swing% Z-Contact% O-Contact% SwStr%
2019 189 0.4233 0.4074 0.7792 0.6375 0.2385 0.7843 0.7692 0.2208
Career1890.42330.40740.77920.63750.23850.78430.76920.2208

Injury History  —  No longer being updated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 BAL $

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 0 d1 year (2019)

Details
  • 1 year (2019). Contract selected Baltimore 10/30/18. Re-signed by Baltimore 3/19.
  • Drafted by Baltimore 2012 (2-65) (Virginia). $0.7937M signing bonus (slot amount).

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 1.5 1.6 0 31 0 51.0 39 17 48 6 .249 1.11 3.45 3.39 5.8 0.6
80o 1.4 1.6 0 31 0 44.6 37 16 42 5 .264 1.20 3.87 3.82 4.3 0.5
70o 1.4 1.6 0 31 0 40.2 35 16 38 5 .275 1.27 4.16 4.13 3.2 0.4
60o 1.4 1.7 0 31 0 36.5 34 15 34 5 .285 1.33 4.43 4.4 2.3 0.2
50o 1.4 1.7 0 31 0 33.1 32 14 31 5 .293 1.39 4.68 4.66 1.4 0.1
40o 1.3 1.7 0 31 0 29.8 30 13 28 4 .302 1.45 4.93 4.92 0.5 0.1
30o 1.3 1.8 0 31 0 26.4 28 12 25 4 .312 1.52 5.21 5.21 -0.6 -0.1
20o 1.3 1.8 0 31 0 22.5 25 11 21 4 .323 1.60 5.53 5.55 -1.7 -0.2
10o 1.2 1.9 0 31 0 17.3 21 9 16 3 .339 1.72 6.01 6.03 -3.4 -0.4
Weighted Mean1.41.7031032.33114305.2911.374.644.621.50.2

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2015-04-29 20:00:00 (link to chat)Who has the bigger upside: Dylan Baker, Blake Snell, or Branden Kline?
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Snell has the biggest upside. (Bret Sayre)


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