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2019 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 27)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date2-21-1992
Height6' 0"
Weight170 lbs
Age27 years, 3 months, 4 days
BatsL
ThrowsL
2015
0.22016
-0.32017
2018
0.22019
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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
2016 CLE MLB 4 1 11.0 1 0 0 6 0 6 0 110 4.9 0.0 0.0 4.9 55% .194 0.55 2.01 1.64 84 3.61 79.9 0.2
2017 CLE MLB 5 4 20.7 2 0 0 26 4 7 0 110 11.3 1.7 0.0 3.0 55% .333 1.45 3.03 1.74 110 6.86 145.9 -0.3
CareerMLB9531.73003241301109.11.10.03.755%.2941.142.681.711035.73123.0-0.1

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-
2011 IND Rk AZL 4 0 8.3 0 0 1 10 2 10 0 98 10.8 2.2 0.0 10.8 42% .385 1.44 2.68 1.08 0 0.00 0.0
2012 MHV A- NYP 14 14 66.0 3 4 0 82 17 40 3 97 11.2 2.3 0.4 5.5 53% .333 1.50 3.52 4.09 0 0.00 0.0
2013 LKC A MID 24 23 126.3 6 9 0 142 18 91 10 106 10.1 1.3 0.7 6.5 50% .331 1.27 3.46 3.42 0 0.00 0.0
2013 CAR A+ CAR 2 2 9.0 0 0 0 7 1 6 1 106 7.0 1.0 1.0 6.0 28% .214 0.89 4.12 5.00 0 0.00 0.0
2014 CAR A+ CAR 25 25 160.3 13 3 0 128 25 127 12 95 7.2 1.4 0.7 7.1 47% .251 0.95 3.46 2.58 87 3.33 72.5
2015 AKR AA EAS 22 22 141.0 10 7 0 145 16 89 8 95 9.3 1.0 0.5 5.7 44% .304 1.14 3.25 3.51 93 4.51 99.0
2015 COH AAA INT 5 5 30.0 2 0 0 38 6 16 1 107 11.4 1.8 0.3 4.8 49% .343 1.47 3.22 4.20 106 3.76 77.5
2016 CLE MLB AL 4 1 11.0 1 0 0 6 0 6 0 110 4.9 0.0 0.0 4.9 55% .194 0.55 2.01 1.64 84 3.61 79.9
2016 COH AAA INT 24 24 143.3 11 8 0 156 23 92 15 106 9.8 1.4 0.9 5.8 40% .307 1.25 3.85 3.70 113 3.99 88.1
2017 CLE MLB AL 5 4 20.7 2 0 0 26 4 7 0 110 11.3 1.7 0.0 3.0 55% .333 1.45 3.03 1.74 110 6.86 145.9
2017 LKC A MID 1 1 7.0 1 0 0 7 1 4 0 106 9.0 1.3 0.0 5.1 57% .304 1.14 2.78 2.57 119 7.51 156.8
2017 COH AAA INT 19 18 116.0 10 5 0 116 25 85 19 106 9.0 1.9 1.5 6.6 45% .286 1.22 4.77 3.03 106 4.33 92.1
2018 COH AAA INT 15 13 71.3 3 3 0 82 2 52 10 102 10.3 0.3 1.3 6.6 45% .326 1.18 4.03 3.79 104 4.12 88.0
2019 DUR AAA INT 9 6 31.7 2 4 0 58 9 30 8 109 16.5 2.6 2.3 8.5 42% .446 2.12 6.06 8.24 0 0.00 0.0

Plate Discipline

YEAR Pits Zone% Swing% Contact% Z-Swing% O-Swing% Z-Contact% O-Contact% SwStr%
2016 126 0.5873 0.4524 0.8421 0.5676 0.2885 0.8810 0.7333 0.1579
2017 320 0.5313 0.4469 0.8741 0.6118 0.2600 0.9327 0.7179 0.1259
Career4460.54710.44850.86510.59930.26810.91810.72230.1349

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 TBA $
2018 CLE $545,800
2017 CLE $
2016 CLE $
2015 CLE $
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$545,800
1 yrTotal$545,800

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
1 y 15 d1 year (2019)

Details
  • 1 year (2019). Signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 11/14/18 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year/$0.545M (2018). Re-signed by Cleveland 3/18. DFA by Cleveland 7/13/18. Sent outright to Triple-A 7/21/18.
  • 1 year (2017). Re-signed by Cleveland 3/17.
  • 1 year (2016). Re-signed by Cleveland 3/9/16.
  • 1 year (2015). Contract selected by Cleveland 11/20/14. Re-signed by Cleveland 3/9/15.
  • Drafted by Cleveland 2011 (16-488) (McLennan CC, Texas). $0.15M 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 5.5 4.8 0 15 15 87.7 76 18 57 11 .247 1.07 3.69 4.11 12.6 1.4
80o 4.9 4.7 0 14 14 81.5 75 18 53 11 .259 1.15 4.04 4.5 8.3 0.9
70o 4.6 4.7 0 13 13 77.2 75 18 50 11 .268 1.20 4.30 4.78 5.6 0.6
60o 4.2 4.6 0 13 13 73.6 74 18 48 11 .276 1.25 4.52 5.02 3.5 0.4
50o 3.9 4.5 0 12 12 70.2 73 18 46 11 .283 1.30 4.73 5.26 1.5 0.2
40o 3.7 4.4 0 12 12 66.9 73 17 43 11 .291 1.34 4.94 5.49 -0.2 0.0
30o 3.4 4.4 0 11 11 63.5 71 17 41 11 .298 1.40 5.17 5.74 -1.8 -0.2
20o 3 4.2 0 10 10 59.5 70 17 39 10 .307 1.46 5.44 6.04 -3.6 -0.4
10o 2.6 4.1 0 9 9 54.2 68 16 35 10 .320 1.55 5.82 6.47 -5.8 -0.6
Weighted Mean3.94.50121269.772174511.2821.294.705.231.80.2

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