Wei-Yin Chen
Birthdate: 7/21/1985 (31 y, 2 m, 6 d)     Bats/Throws: L/L     Height/Weight: 6-0/195     Position: P
Contract: $80M / 5 Years (2016 - 2020) + 1 Option Years
RotoWire News: Chen allowed two runs on four hits and struck out three over four innings in a victory over the Braves on Saturday. (9/24/2016)
Profiles:  2013  2014  2015  2016  (Click Year to Expand / Close)



SeasonTeamWLSVGGSIPK/9BB/9HR/9BABIPLOB%GB%HR/FBERAFIPxFIPWAR
2012Orioles121103232192.27.192.661.35.27472.8 %37.1 %11.7 %4.024.424.342.3
2012Orioles100116.14.261.420.00.32077.8 %44.0 %0.0 %1.422.624.48 
2013Orioles (AA)1002212.06.001.500.00.26563.6 %  3.002.49  
2013Orioles7702323137.06.832.561.12.30576.0 %34.4 %9.9 %4.074.044.142.0
2014Orioles16603131185.26.591.701.11.29677.5 %41.0 %10.5 %3.543.893.752.4
2014Orioles010229.07.001.002.00.40065.6 %40.6 %20.0 %7.004.803.28 
2015Orioles (A+)000113.06.000.000.00.125100.0 %  0.001.92  
2015Orioles11803131191.17.201.931.32.29080.5 %40.5 %12.3 %3.344.164.012.7
2016Depth Charts12903232196.07.311.940.87.29974.5 %  3.323.49 3.2
2016Steamer121103232195.07.432.020.92.28173.6 %  3.383.56 3.3
2016Fans (11)11903131182.07.121.931.09.30177.1 %  3.483.83 2.6
2016ZiPS117 2929174.07.191.860.83.30275.4 %  3.263.42 3.0
2016Marlins5402121118.17.231.751.60.30069.8 %40.5 %14.6 %5.024.504.230.8
2016ZiPS (R)00 116.07.221.831.08.30673.3 %  3.703.78 0.1
2016Steamer (R)000116.07.302.031.07.28274.4 %  3.543.82 0.1
2016Depth Charts (R)000116.07.261.931.08.30173.9 %  3.623.80 0.1
Total- - -51360138138825.07.002.131.29.29275.7 %38.8 %11.7 %3.914.194.0810.1
Postseason- - -1103315.15.871.171.17.36470.8 %42.1 %11.1 %4.703.903.78 

SeasonTeamWLERAGGSCGShOSVHLDBSIPTBFHRERHRBBIBBHBPWPBKSO
2012Orioles12114.02323200000192.2818186978629570521154
2012Orioles101.4211000006.1298210100003
2013Orioles (AA)103.0022000  12.0449440200008
2013Orioles774.07232300000137.0572142626217392230104
2014Orioles1663.54313100000185.2772193777323352320136
2014Orioles017.0022000009.04014772100007
2015Orioles (A+)000.0011000  3.0101000000002
2015Orioles1183.34313100000191.1792192787128410530153
2016Depth Charts1293.323232  00 196.0 18778721942 5  159
2016Steamer12113.3832320000 195.081318381732044 5  161
2016Fans (11)1193.483131  0  182.0 18175702239 4  144
2016ZiPS1173.262929     174.0 168676316361430139
2016Marlins545.02212100000118.149912867662123031095
2016ZiPS (R)003.7011     6.0 63211 0  5
2016Steamer (R)003.54110000 6.02462211 0  5
2016Depth Charts (R)003.6211  00 6.0 62211 0  5
Total- - -51363.9113813800000825.03453841381358118195418111642
Postseason- - -114.70330000015.169229822000010

SeasonTeamK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%ERA-FIP-FIP
2012Orioles7.192.662.701.3518.8 %7.0 %11.9 %.2461.26.27472.8 %961034.42
2012Orioles4.261.423.000.0010.3 %3.5 %6.9 %.2861.42.32077.8 %34612.62
2012Average7.563.052.481.0219.8 %8.0 %11.8 %.2501.31.29372.5 %  4.12
2013Orioles (AA)6.001.504.000.0018.2 %4.6 %13.6 %.2140.92.26563.6 %  2.49
2013Orioles6.832.562.671.1218.2 %6.8 %11.4 %.2671.32.30576.0 %99984.04
2013Average7.573.022.510.9619.9 %7.9 %11.9 %.2501.30.29473.5 %  4.02
2014Orioles6.591.703.891.1117.6 %4.5 %13.1 %.2631.23.29677.5 %911003.89
2014Orioles7.001.007.002.0017.5 %2.5 %15.0 %.3591.67.40065.6 %1791234.80
2014Average7.732.892.670.8620.4 %7.6 %12.7 %.2471.28.29573.0 %  3.81
2015Orioles (A+)6.000.002.000.0020.0 %0.0 %20.0 %.1000.33.125100.0 %  1.92
2015Orioles7.201.933.731.3219.3 %5.2 %14.1 %.2571.22.29080.5 %811004.16
2015Average7.762.922.661.0220.4 %7.7 %12.7 %.2511.29.29672.9 %  4.03
2016Depth Charts7.311.943.760.87   .2531.17.29974.5 %  3.49
2016Steamer7.432.023.670.9219.8 %5.4 %14.4 %.2401.16.28173.6 %  3.56
2016Fans (11)7.121.933.691.09   .2611.21.30177.1 %  3.83
2016ZiPS7.191.863.860.83   .2551.17.30275.4 %  3.42
2016Marlins7.231.754.131.6019.0 %4.6 %14.4 %.2711.28.30069.8 %1221124.50
2016Average8.093.132.581.1721.1 %8.2 %12.9 %.2521.32.29772.9 %  4.26
2016ZiPS (R)7.221.833.951.08   .2641.21.30673.3 %  3.78
2016Steamer (R)7.302.033.601.07   .2461.19.28274.4 %  3.82
2016Depth Charts (R)7.261.933.761.08   .2601.20.30173.9 %  3.80
Total- - -7.002.133.291.2918.6 %5.7 %12.9 %.2601.26.29275.7 %961024.19
Postseason- - -5.871.175.001.1714.5 %2.9 %11.6 %.3281.57.36470.8 %119973.90

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%SIERAxFIP-xFIP
2012Orioles0.8820.8 %37.1 %42.1 %10.1 %11.7 %6.0 %26.7 %38.7 %35.4 %25.9 %15.3 %56.3 %28.4 %4.221054.34
2012Orioles1.3824.0 %44.0 %32.0 %50.0 %0.0 %18.2 %0.0 %      4.321084.48
2013Orioles0.8424.6 %34.4 %41.1 %11.6 %9.9 %4.2 %37.5 %34.7 %33.5 %31.9 %14.3 %53.4 %32.3 %4.161044.14
2014Orioles1.0921.5 %41.0 %37.5 %10.9 %10.5 %5.4 %33.3 %41.6 %32.9 %25.4 %18.4 %51.8 %29.8 %3.85993.75
2014Orioles1.3028.1 %40.6 %31.3 %0.0 %20.0 %15.4 %0.0 %      3.21873.28
2015Orioles1.0320.1 %40.5 %39.4 %14.0 %12.3 %7.3 %26.7 %42.3 %30.9 %26.8 %21.9 %49.7 %28.3 %3.97994.01
2016Marlins1.0520.9 %40.5 %38.6 %6.9 %14.6 %5.3 %0.0 %38.6 %35.2 %26.2 %15.3 %49.7 %34.9 %4.171024.23
Total- - -0.9821.4 %38.8 %39.8 %11.0 %11.7 %5.8 %27.3 %39.5 %33.4 %27.0 %17.4 %52.3 %30.3 %4.061024.08
Postseason- - -1.3326.3 %42.1 %31.6 %22.2 %11.1 %16.7 %0.0 %      3.67963.78

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHRSBallsStrikesPitches
2012Orioles218247122251315498105820793137
2012Orioles1186420033577112
2013Orioles144172103206836374814442192
2014Orioles240220126241312411799819792977
2014Orioles13109020034691137
2015Orioles234228116321715410296620443010
2016Marlins15114478108507561812201838
Total- - -98710115451115755154554388876613154
Postseason- - -2418154400681168249

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIinLIgmLIexLIPullsWPA/LIClutchSDMD
2012Orioles-0.10-13.4813.38-2.43-0.260.940.940.881.1932-0.340.2300
2012Orioles0.13-0.590.731.130.111.321.110.872.301-0.010.1100
2013Orioles0.25-10.7310.977.210.741.061.060.871.02230.43-0.1900
2014Orioles0.80-11.9812.778.850.970.920.920.861.20310.320.5500
2014Orioles-0.41-1.010.60-2.93-0.331.111.050.871.722-0.09-0.2800
2015Orioles1.30-12.9814.2913.951.450.970.970.871.1431-0.481.8300
2016Marlins-1.15-9.258.11-7.29-0.770.930.930.881.4121-1.16-0.0600
Total- - -1.10-58.4259.5220.282.120.960.960.871.19138-1.242.3900
Postseason- - --0.28-1.611.33-1.81-0.221.201.070.871.923-0.09-0.1400

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2012Orioles65.1% (91.0)14.9% (80.5) 6.2% (71.4)13.9% (84.1)   
2013Orioles68.2% (91.4)11.8% (81.8) 8.1% (72.9)11.9% (83.7)  0.3%
2014Orioles65.8% (91.8)15.5% (82.4) 7.0% (73.9)11.7% (83.5)  0.3%
2015Orioles64.0% (91.4)17.4% (83.2) 8.2% (73.2)10.4% (83.0)   
2016Marlins60.7% (90.7)16.9% (84.3) 11.0% (74.7)11.5% (83.5)   
Total- - -64.9% (91.3)15.4% (82.4) 7.8% (73.3)11.9% (83.6)  0.1%

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2012Orioles59.6 %5.9 %0.0 %   15.3 %6.5 %  12.8 %   
2013Orioles57.8 %10.9 %    12.4 %7.5 %  11.5 %   
2014Orioles46.6 %19.5 %    15.1 %7.2 %  11.8 %   
2015Orioles43.8 %20.5 %    17.7 %7.8 %  10.2 %   
2016Marlins46.1 %14.5 %    18.2 %9.8 %  11.4 %   
Total- - -50.8 %14.3 %0.0 %   15.7 %7.6 %  11.5 %   

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2012Orioles91.090.083.2   80.671.8  84.0  
2013Orioles91.590.7    81.572.6  83.6  
2014Orioles91.991.3    82.374.0  83.4  
2015Orioles91.690.7    83.073.0  82.8  
2016Marlins90.790.4    83.874.4  83.5  
Total- - -91.490.883.2   82.273.1  83.5  

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2012Orioles2.7-6.2 -4.26.0  0.13-1.32 -2.171.37  
2013Orioles-6.32.2 2.20.4  -0.420.84 1.260.16  
2014Orioles3.43.4 -3.3-6.4  0.170.73 -1.58-1.86  
2015Orioles1.43.4 -3.0-7.8  0.070.64 -1.22-2.51  
2016Marlins-5.9-2.5 1.52.7  -0.53-0.81 0.721.26  
Total- - --4.70.3 -6.8-5.2  -0.060.01 -0.66-0.33  

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2012Orioles4.8-2.00.0   -4.3-4.2  4.6  
2013Orioles-6.6-0.6    2.71.3  1.9  
2014Orioles4.30.3    4.5-2.6  -7.4  
2015Orioles9.4-8.6    2.9-3.5  -6.0  
2016Marlins4.4-9.4    -1.71.0  2.9  
Total- - -16.3-20.40.0   4.1-8.0  -4.1  

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2012Orioles0.26-1.103.78   -0.90-2.05  1.15  
2013Orioles-0.53-0.25    0.990.81  0.77  
2014Orioles0.310.05    1.00-1.24  -2.13  
2015Orioles0.72-1.40    0.54-1.48  -1.95  
2016Marlins0.52-3.52    -0.510.55  1.38  
Total- - -0.24-1.083.78   0.20-0.80  -0.27  

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2012Orioles31.3 %69.0 %49.0 %73.5 %85.5 %81.4 %47.1 %59.8 %9.1 %
2012Average30.3 %64.7 %45.6 %66.8 %87.2 %79.6 %44.4 %59.8 %9.2 %
2013Orioles29.4 %69.1 %48.2 %76.1 %87.1 %83.6 %47.3 %58.9 %7.9 %
2013Average30.4 %65.5 %45.9 %66.5 %87.0 %79.4 %44.2 %60.2 %9.4 %
2014Orioles30.3 %67.7 %49.0 %70.2 %89.2 %83.3 %50.0 %61.3 %8.2 %
2014Average30.7 %65.7 %46.2 %65.7 %87.3 %79.3 %44.3 %60.6 %9.5 %
2015Orioles31.8 %70.1 %50.9 %73.6 %87.3 %83.0 %49.8 %68.4 %8.6 %
2015Average30.6 %66.9 %46.9 %64.9 %86.7 %78.8 %44.7 %60.9 %9.9 %
2016Marlins30.2 %67.7 %48.9 %67.6 %87.6 %81.4 %49.9 %63.7 %9.1 %
2016Average30.3 %66.7 %46.5 %63.9 %86.3 %78.2 %44.6 %60.2 %10.1 %
Total- - -30.7 %68.8 %49.3 %72.4 %87.3 %82.6 %48.8 %62.5 %8.6 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2012Orioles28.8 %67.1 %49.0 %68.8 %86.1 %81.3 %52.8 %21.1
2012Average29.3 %62.2 %45.6 %63.6 %87.3 %79.6 %49.5 %22.1
2013Orioles28.3 %65.8 %48.1 %70.8 %87.8 %83.1 %52.7 %22.2
2013Average29.7 %62.7 %45.9 %63.2 %87.3 %79.4 %49.2 %22.6
2014Orioles29.1 %67.2 %49.0 %66.9 %89.7 %83.3 %52.3 %22.4
2014Average30.1 %63.1 %46.2 %62.9 %87.5 %79.3 %48.8 %23.0
2015Orioles31.5 %67.5 %50.9 %71.9 %87.6 %83.1 %53.9 %20.5
2015Average30.9 %64.4 %46.9 %62.9 %87.1 %78.8 %47.8 %22.1
2016Marlins29.8 %67.6 %48.9 %66.1 %88.0 %81.4 %50.4 %20.5
2016Average30.6 %63.9 %46.5 %62.2 %86.5 %78.2 %47.9 %22.7
Total- - -29.5 %67.1 %49.3 %69.0 %87.8 %82.5 %52.6 %21.4

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2012OriolesP3232192.27311102200 11   .974 
2013OriolesP2323137.04160003300 4   1.000 
2014OriolesP3131185.27240001100 5   1.000 
2015OriolesP3131191.112222114202 5   .944 
2016MarlinsP2121118.12140000000 1   1.000 
Total- - -P138138825.03210732110802 26   .979 

SeasonTeamPosInnrSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZCPPRPPTZLFSRARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2012OriolesP192.20  -123              
2013OriolesP137.01  034              
2014OriolesP185.20  032              
2015OriolesP191.10  -110              
2016MarlinsP118.10  001              
Total- - -P825.01  -2910              

SeasonTeamPosInnImpossible (0%)Remote (1-10%)Unlikely (10-40%)Even (40-60%)Likely (60-90%)Routine (90-100%)
2012OriolesP192.20.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)100.0%      (1)50.0%     (2)100.0%    (10)100.0%    (16)
2013OriolesP137.00.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)50.0%      (2)50.0%     (2)80.0%      (5)100.0%      (9)
2014OriolesP185.20.0%      (3)0.0%      (2)100.0%      (1)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (1)95.2%    (21)
2015OriolesP191.10.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (1)60.0%     (5)100.0%      (3)94.1%    (17)
2016MarlinsP118.10.0%      (0)0.0%      (2)0.0%      (1)100.0%     (1)100.0%      (3)100.0%      (8)
Total- - -P825.00.0%      (4)0.0%      (5)66.7%      (6)60.0%    (10)95.5%    (22)97.2%    (71)

SeasonTeamRA9-WARBIP-WinsLOB-WinsFDP-WinsRARWARDollarsSalary
2012Orioles2.41.0-0.80.222.02.3$14.7 
2013Orioles2.2-0.20.50.318.22.0$14.5 
2014Orioles3.40.10.91.022.22.4$18.5 
2015Orioles4.20.21.31.525.42.7$21.5 
2016Marlins0.5-0.1-0.3-0.38.00.8$6.4 
Total- - -12.71.01.62.695.810.1$75.5 

  • $80m / 5 Years (2016 - 2020) + 1 Option Years (Edit)
    • signed by Miami Marlins on 1/12/2016 (Free Agent)
    • 2016: $6M, 2017: $14M, 2018: $17.3M, 2019: $17.3M, 2020: $17.3M
    • 2021 Vesting Option: $16M
      • If Chen doesn't opt out, his sixth year vesting option kicks in if he pitches 180 innings in year five.
    • Signing Bonus: $8M
    • Other Notes: Opt-Out clause after 2017
    • Originally Reported By: Buster Olney
    • Source: espn.go.com, Hat Tip: baltimoresun.com
    • Submitted by Bailey Winston
  • $11.3m / 3 Years (2012 - 2014) + 1 Option Years (Edit)
    • signed by Baltimore Orioles on 1/10/2012 (Free Agent)
    • 2012: $3.1M, 2013: $3.6M, 2014: $4.1M
    • 2015 Unknown Option: $4.8M ($0.4M buyout)
    • Signing Bonus: $0.2M
    • Agent / Agency: Octagon
    • Originally Reported By: Associated Press
    • Source: espn.go.com
    • Submitted by matthewyaspan
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