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2015 Full Season Projections (seasonal age 26)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date6-19-1988
Height6' 4"
Weight180 lbs
Age27 years, 1 months, 10 days
BatsL
ThrowsR
2011
2012
2013
2.82014
0.82015
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WARP Summary

Standard

YEAR TEAM AGE G GS IP IP-SP IP-RP W L SV BS QS BQS PA H R ER HR TB BB UBB HBP SO ERA FIP FRA VORP WARP
2014 NYN 26 22 22 140.3 140.3 0.0 9 6 0 0 17 0 565 117 44 42 7 167 43 41 1 144 2.69 2.64 3.27 23.6 2.8
2015 NYN 27 19 19 127.3 127.3 0.0 10 6 0 0 15 0 490 89 33 29 9 125 23 21 2 128 2.05 2.58 3.38 19.0 2.3
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Advanced

'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 GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
2010 KNG Rk 6 6 26.0 5.72 69 .315 .246 .300 .363 .261 .388 94 -1.3 -0.1 -1.3 -0.1
2012 SAV A 15 15 89.7 3.18 125 .220 .260 .328 .380 .263 .277 89 21.6 2.2 21.6 2.2
2012 SLU A+ 4 4 21.7 4.25 121 .186 .248 .316 .365 .247 .213 113 3.6 0.4 3.6 0.4
2013 SLU A+ 2 2 12.0 3.79 112 .237 .250 .316 .371 .258 .333 93 1.1 0.1 1.1 0.1
2013 BIN AA 10 10 60.0 4.06 106 .293 .252 .327 .385 .266 .342 98 8.5 0.9 7.7 0.9
2013 LVG AAA 14 14 75.7 4.50 114 .267 .276 .341 .415 .266 .342 110 14.6 1.5 17.2 1.8
2014 NYN MLB 22 22 140.3 3.27 113 .232 .252 .309 .383 .260 .297 93 20.5 2.3 23.6 2.8
2014 LVG AAA 7 7 38.3 4.27 122 .244 .277 .342 .464 .269 .311 111 9.4 0.9 9.5 0.9
2015 NYN MLB 19 19 127.3 3.38 110 .203 .249 .306 .385 .258 .244 92 18.3 2.0 19.0 2.3

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg W L SV G GS IP H BB SO HR GB% BABIP H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 WHIP ERA VORP WARP
2010 KNG Rk 1 1 0 6 6 26.0 35 6 22 2 60% .388 12.1 2.1 0.7 7.6 1.58 5.19 -1.3 -0.1
2012 SLU A+ 3 0 0 4 4 21.7 14 6 18 1 39% .213 5.8 2.5 0.4 7.5 0.92 2.08 3.6 0.4
2012 SAV A 6 3 0 15 15 89.7 77 14 78 3 52% .277 7.7 1.4 0.3 7.8 1.01 2.51 21.6 2.2
2013 BIN AA 2 5 0 10 10 60.0 69 20 44 4 45% .342 10.3 3.0 0.6 6.6 1.48 4.80 7.7 0.9
2013 SLU A+ 1 0 0 2 2 12.0 12 2 13 1 47% .333 9.0 1.5 0.8 9.8 1.17 3.00 1.1 0.1
2013 LVG AAA 4 2 0 14 14 75.7 87 24 63 6 47% .342 10.3 2.9 0.7 7.5 1.47 4.52 17.2 1.8
2014 LVG AAA 4 0 0 7 7 38.3 39 10 29 2 60% .311 9.2 2.3 0.5 6.8 1.28 2.58 9.5 0.9
2014 NYN MLB 9 6 0 22 22 140.3 117 43 144 7 47% .297 7.5 2.8 0.4 9.2 1.14 2.69 23.6 2.8
2015 NYN MLB 10 6 0 19 19 127.3 89 23 128 9 47% .244 6.3 1.6 0.6 9.0 0.88 2.05 19.0 2.3

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
2014 2225 0.5034 0.4894 0.7521 0.6598 0.3167 0.8336 0.5800 0.2433
2015 1893 0.4839 0.5188 0.7627 0.6703 0.3767 0.8436 0.6277 0.2373
Career41180.49440.50290.7570.66460.34430.83820.60190.2405

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
2014-08-08 2014-08-23 15-DL 15 14 Right Shoulder Tendonitis Rotator Cuff -
2011-06-21 2011-09-01 Minors 72 0 Right Elbow Surgery Tommy John Surgery - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2015 NYN $556,875
YearsDescriptionSalary
2011Current$556,875
1 yrTotal$556,875

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 139 d1 year/$556,875 (2015)

Details
  • 1 year/$556,875 (2015). Re-signed by NY Mets 3/5/15.
  • 1 year (2014). Contract purchased by NY Mets 11/20/13. Re-signed by NY Mets 3/3/14.
  • Drafted by NY Mets 2010 (9-272) (Stetson). $95,000 signing bonus.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .224 .303 .336 .241
11 vs R (Multi) .231 .276 .318 .225
18 Split (Multi) -.006 .026 .019 .016
19 LgAvg (Multi) .008 .020 .017 .015
30 vs L (2014) .224 .303 .336 .241
31 vs R (2014) .231 .276 .318 .225
38 Split (2014) -.006 .026 .019 .016
39 LgAvg (2014) .007 .019 .010 .013

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BP Articles

Jacob deGrom is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat Scouts Are Saying: July 15, 2015BP Prospect Staff2015-07-15
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: April 13, 2015Ian Frazer2015-04-13
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Players to Avoid: Starting PitchersBP Fantasy Staff2015-02-27
Fantasy Freestyle: LABR Mixed RecapMike Gianella2015-02-12
This article requires BP Premium accessPebble Hunting: The Pitchers Who Changed PECOTA's MindSam Miller2015-01-23
The Lineup Card: Nine Teams Whose 2015 Odds Are Too Short or LongBaseball Prospectus2014-11-12
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessDeep Impact: Week SixBen Carsley2014-05-15
This article requires BP Premium accessProspects Will Break Your Heart: New York Mets Top 10 ProspectsJason Parks2012-12-18


BP Chats

DateQuestionAnswer
2014-10-17 12:00:00 (link to chat)Any under the radar pitching prospects or young pitchers who could surprise next year by taking a big step forward like Corey Kluber, or to a lesser extent Carlos Carrasco and Jacob DeGrom? Thanks.
(John from Texas)
Do I look like Jason Parks?

I guess I do, kind of. Can we get a ruling on this? (Andy McCullough)


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Jacob deGrom has thrown 4,027 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2014 and 2015, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and the MLB Postseason. In 2015, he has relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (96mph), also mixing in a Slider (90mph), Sinker (95mph), Change (86mph) and Curve (83mph).