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Chris Archer
Birthdate: 9/26/1988 (26 y, 8 m, 7 d)     Bats/Throws: R/R     Height/Weight: 6-3/190     Position: P
Drafted: 2006 June Amateur Draft - Round: 5, Pick: 25, Overall: 161, Team: Cleveland Indians
Contract: $25.5M / 6 Years (2014 - 2019) + 2 Option Years
RotoWire News: Archer matched zeroes with opposing starter Felix Hernandez for eight innings while striking out a dozen Mariners on Wednesday, but ended up with no decision. (5/27/2015)



SeasonTeamWLSVGGSIPK/9BB/9HR/9BABIPLOB%GB%HR/FBERAFIPxFIPWAR
2006Indians (R)000101.25.405.405.40.25076.9 %  10.8013.74  
2006Indians (R)0307619.19.787.910.47.29142.1 %  7.455.01  
2007Indians (R)170121152.28.203.590.68.33361.7 %  5.644.25  
2007Indians (A)000104.011.256.750.00.41755.6 %  9.004.04  
2008Indians (A)4802727115.18.276.550.62.26970.0 %  4.295.09  
2009Cubs (A)6402726109.09.835.450.00.28872.9 %  2.813.41  
2010Cubs (A+)710151472.110.203.240.50.27272.4 %  2.863.08  
2010Cubs (AA)820131370.08.615.010.26.25481.2 %  1.803.58  
2011Rays (AA)8702525134.17.915.360.74.31871.2 %  4.424.63  
2011Rays (AAA)1002213.08.314.150.00.29794.1 %  0.692.78  
2012Rays (AAA)7902525128.09.774.360.42.29371.4 %  3.663.22  
2012Rays1306429.111.053.990.92.29061.0 %43.7 %11.1 %4.603.403.420.5
2013Rays (AAA)530101050.09.364.141.08.31273.6 %  3.964.18  
2013Rays9702323128.27.062.661.05.25378.8 %46.8 %11.7 %3.224.073.911.3
2013Rays000201.210.800.000.00.250100.0 %75.0 %0.0 %0.000.650.65 
2014Rays10903232194.28.003.330.55.29671.6 %46.5 %6.9 %3.333.393.703.3
2015Depth Charts111003131183.07.933.360.80.30072.6 %  3.693.78 2.2
2015Steamer111103131188.07.933.290.85.29171.0 %  3.873.82 2.2
2015Fans (10)11903232192.08.113.000.89.29577.6 %  3.303.71 2.3
2015ZiPS119 3130170.07.943.440.74.29874.2 %  3.493.74 2.1
2015Rays540111168.010.852.650.53.27080.4 %52.5 %9.1 %2.122.422.562.0
2015ZiPS (R)96 2221121.08.673.290.70.30374.6 %  3.303.42 2.0
2015Steamer (R)8802222134.08.873.160.77.29072.3 %  3.493.41 2.3
2015Depth Charts (R)9702222129.08.773.220.73.30273.5 %  3.403.41 2.2
Total- - -252307270420.28.393.060.73.27974.1 %47.3 %9.1 %3.193.443.567.2
Postseason- - -000201.210.800.000.00.250100.0 %75.0 %0.0 %0.000.650.65 

SeasonTeamWLERAGGSCGShOSVHLDBSIPTBFHRERHRBBIBBHBPWPBKSO
2006Indians (R)0010.8010000  1.282221101101
2006Indians (R)037.4576000  19.197172216117036121
2007Indians (R)175.641211000  52.2237563633421089048
2007Indians (A)009.0010000  4.0215440301105
2008Indians (A)484.292727000  115.1521926455884011180106
2009Cubs (A)642.812726000  109.046378413406607101119
2010Cubs (A+)712.861514000  72.1299542723426131082
2010Cubs (AA)821.801313000  70.0291481914239125067
2011Rays (AA)874.422525000  134.161213676661180110170118
2011Rays (AAA)100.6922000  13.055111106000012
2012Rays (AAA)793.662525000  128.053199545266207121139
2012Rays134.60640000029.1122231715313012036
2013Rays (AAA)533.961010000  50.0224502622623023152
2013Rays973.22232322000128.2525107494615382870101
2013Rays000.0020000001.261000000002
2014Rays1093.33323200000194.2822177857212721880173
2015Depth Charts11103.693131  00 183.0 16881751669 9  162
2015Steamer11113.873131  00 188.080117588811869 8  166
2015Fans (10)1193.303232  0  192.0 17375701964 6  173
2015ZiPS1193.493130     170.0 1547166146519121150
2015Rays542.1211110000068.0267471816420023082
2015ZiPS (R)963.302221     121.0 1084845944 6  117
2015Steamer (R)883.492222  0  134.056311857521147 5  132
2015Depth Charts (R)973.402222  00 129.0 11353491146 6  125
Total- - -25233.19727022000420.2173635416914934143319200392
Postseason- - -000.0020000001.261000000002

SeasonTeamK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%ERA-FIP-FIP
2006Indians (R)5.405.401.005.4012.5 %12.5 %0.0 %.3331.80.25076.9 %  13.74
2006Indians (R)9.787.911.240.4721.7 %17.5 %4.1 %.2211.76.29142.1 %  5.01
2007Indians (R)8.203.592.290.6820.3 %8.9 %11.4 %.2691.46.33361.7 %  4.25
2007Indians (A)11.256.751.670.0023.8 %14.3 %9.5 %.2942.00.41755.6 %  4.04
2008Indians (A)8.276.551.260.6220.4 %16.1 %4.2 %.2161.53.26970.0 %  5.09
2009Cubs (A)9.835.451.800.0025.7 %14.3 %11.5 %.2001.32.28872.9 %  3.41
2010Cubs (A+)10.203.243.150.5027.4 %8.7 %18.7 %.2001.11.27272.4 %  3.08
2010Cubs (AA)8.615.011.720.2623.0 %13.4 %9.6 %.1921.24.25481.2 %  3.58
2011Rays (AA)7.915.361.480.7419.3 %13.1 %6.2 %.2611.61.31871.2 %  4.63
2011Rays (AAA)8.314.152.000.0021.8 %10.9 %10.9 %.2251.31.29794.1 %  2.78
2012Rays (AAA)9.774.362.240.4226.2 %11.7 %14.5 %.2141.26.29371.4 %  3.22
2012Rays11.053.992.770.9229.5 %10.7 %18.9 %.2131.23.29061.0 %119833.40
2012Average7.563.052.481.0219.8 %8.0 %11.8 %.2501.31.29372.5 %  4.12
2013Rays (AAA)9.364.142.261.0823.2 %10.3 %12.9 %.2511.46.31273.6 %  4.18
2013Rays7.062.662.661.0519.2 %7.2 %12.0 %.2231.13.25378.8 %851044.07
2013Rays10.800.002.000.0033.3 %0.0 %33.3 %.1670.60.250100.0 %0170.65
2013Average7.573.022.510.9619.9 %7.9 %11.9 %.2501.30.29473.5 %  4.02
2014Rays8.003.332.400.5521.1 %8.8 %12.3 %.2391.28.29671.6 %92903.39
2014Average7.732.892.670.8620.4 %7.6 %12.7 %.2471.28.29573.0 %  3.81
2015Depth Charts7.933.362.360.80   .2461.29.30072.6 %  3.78
2015Steamer7.933.292.410.8520.7 %8.6 %12.1 %.2421.29.29171.0 %  3.82
2015Fans (10)8.113.002.700.89   .2421.23.29577.6 %  3.71
2015ZiPS7.943.442.310.74   .2431.29.29874.2 %  3.74
2015Rays10.852.654.100.5330.7 %7.5 %23.2 %.1920.99.27080.4 %57622.42
2015Average7.642.932.610.9620.1 %7.7 %12.4 %.2481.28.29272.9 %  3.98
2015ZiPS (R)8.673.292.640.70   .2391.25.30374.6 %  3.42
2015Steamer (R)8.873.162.810.77   .2311.23.29072.3 %  3.41
2015Depth Charts (R)8.773.222.720.73   .2381.24.30273.5 %  3.41
Total- - -8.393.062.740.7322.6 %8.2 %14.3 %.2251.18.27974.1 %86893.44
Postseason- - -10.800.002.000.0033.3 %0.0 %33.3 %.1670.60.250100.0 %0170.65

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%SIERAxFIP-xFIP
2012Rays1.1518.3 %43.7 %38.0 %7.4 %11.1 %3.2 %100.0 %25.0 %41.7 %33.3 %20.8 %47.2 %31.9 %3.31833.42
2013Rays1.3819.1 %46.8 %34.0 %9.4 %11.7 %6.3 %0.0 %34.4 %37.6 %28.0 %12.7 %57.7 %29.6 %3.88993.91
2013Rays3.0025.0 %75.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %33.3 %0.0 %      -0.09170.65
2014Rays1.5022.4 %46.5 %31.1 %13.1 %6.9 %8.0 %16.7 %40.1 %33.4 %26.5 %17.6 %51.0 %31.5 %3.80983.70
2015Rays1.9320.4 %52.5 %27.2 %6.8 %9.1 %5.9 %100.0 %30.1 %41.1 %28.8 %22.1 %46.0 %31.9 %2.65652.56
Total- - -1.4820.8 %47.3 %31.9 %10.7 %9.1 %6.9 %30.0 %36.0 %36.3 %27.7 %16.8 %52.2 %31.0 %3.60923.56
Postseason- - -3.0025.0 %75.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %33.3 %0.0 %      -0.09170.65

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHRSBallsStrikesPitches
2012Rays312713211113191299490
2013Rays176128721211205376813352103
2013Rays3010100051621
2014Rays26217512623216193117619843160
2015Rays8544333511243737001073
Total- - -5543742444038103183250843186826
Postseason- - -3010100051621

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIinLIgmLIexLIPullsWPA/LIClutchSDMD
2012Rays-0.32-2.562.24-3.76-0.371.010.971.000.6050.22-0.5410
2013Rays1.03-8.369.409.721.060.960.950.881.01210.820.2500
2013Rays-0.02-0.030.011.090.100.370.060.890.2820.08-0.1200
2014Rays0.81-13.4414.250.77-0.011.020.880.881.11321.23-0.4400
2015Rays1.18-3.364.5411.471.220.950.950.871.20111.59-0.3400
Total- - -2.70-27.7330.4318.201.900.990.930.891.06693.85-1.1310
Postseason- - --0.02-0.030.011.090.100.370.060.890.2820.08-0.1200

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2012Rays64.1% (93.9)26.9% (83.8) 1.2% (78.3)7.8% (81.7)   
2013Rays59.8% (95.0)33.0% (85.4)  7.2% (84.3)  0.5%
2014Rays65.9% (94.6)28.9% (86.2)  5.2% (86.0)  0.1%
2015Rays54.1% (94.8)38.0% (87.5)  7.8% (85.7)   
Total- - -62.0% (94.7)31.4% (86.0) 0.1% (78.3)6.4% (85.0)  0.2%

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2012Rays40.8 %24.3 %    28.2 %   6.7 %   
2013Rays37.2 %22.5 %    32.9 %   7.0 %   
2014Rays19.9 %46.9 %    28.6 %   4.5 %   
2015Rays50.4 %5.0 %    37.9 %   6.6 %   
Total- - -31.6 %31.2 %    31.3 %   5.8 %   

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2012Rays93.594.1    83.4   81.1  
2013Rays94.895.0    85.4   84.1  
2014Rays94.294.5    86.1   85.6  
2015Rays94.695.1    87.4   85.3  
Total- - -94.594.6    85.9   84.6  

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2012Rays0.61.4 0.40.8  0.181.04 7.382.21  
2013Rays5.07.8  -2.8  0.401.13  -1.84  
2014Rays0.07.1  0.0  0.000.78  -0.03  
2015Rays3.09.9  1.4  0.512.43  1.68  
Total- - -8.526.2 0.4-0.6  0.201.22 7.38-0.13  

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2012Rays0.11.8    2.9   0.6  
2013Rays6.8-0.9    7.8   -2.9  
2014Rays-7.67.4    8.5   1.0  
2015Rays2.30.7    10.8   1.4  
Total- - -1.69.0    30.1   0.1  

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2012Rays0.051.53    2.09   1.85  
2013Rays0.87-0.19    1.13   -1.96  
2014Rays-1.210.50    0.95   0.69  
2015Rays0.431.24    2.66   2.01  
Total- - -0.070.42    1.41   0.04  

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2012Rays28.5 %57.8 %40.0 %62.7 %85.2 %75.4 %39.1 %62.3 %9.6 %
2012Average30.8 %64.7 %46.0 %66.8 %87.2 %79.7 %44.9 %59.8 %9.2 %
2013Rays31.0 %65.6 %46.5 %66.8 %87.6 %80.0 %45.0 %58.1 %9.1 %
2013Average31.0 %65.5 %46.4 %66.6 %87.0 %79.5 %44.7 %60.3 %9.4 %
2014Rays29.4 %61.4 %43.9 %60.6 %88.7 %78.4 %45.3 %57.5 %9.3 %
2014Average31.3 %65.7 %46.7 %65.8 %87.3 %79.4 %44.9 %60.6 %9.5 %
2015Rays30.2 %62.0 %46.3 %53.2 %82.9 %73.4 %50.8 %62.6 %12.2 %
2015Average30.5 %66.2 %46.9 %65.2 %86.8 %79.2 %46.0 %60.9 %9.6 %
Total- - -29.9 %62.5 %44.8 %61.6 %87.2 %77.9 %45.6 %58.8 %9.7 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2012Rays26.6 %57.4 %39.0 %62.8 %84.1 %75.4 %40.2 %21.5
2012Average29.3 %62.2 %45.6 %63.6 %87.3 %79.6 %49.5 %22.1
2013Rays30.1 %63.0 %45.7 %66.5 %87.2 %80.0 %47.4 %23.7
2013Average29.7 %62.7 %45.9 %63.2 %87.3 %79.4 %49.2 %22.6
2014Rays27.8 %59.4 %43.1 %58.2 %88.4 %78.4 %48.4 %25.2
2014Average30.1 %63.1 %46.2 %62.9 %87.5 %79.3 %48.8 %23.0
2015Rays31.6 %60.3 %45.9 %52.1 %84.4 %73.2 %49.6 %21.1
2015Average30.2 %63.9 %46.4 %63.2 %87.2 %79.1 %48.3 %21.9
Total- - -29.0 %60.5 %44.0 %60.2 %87.1 %77.9 %47.7 %23.8

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2012RaysP6429.1141010000 1   .833 
2013RaysP2323128.26132021001 16   .905 
2014RaysP3232194.210174221200 14   .871 
2015RaysP111168.01111010000 5   .923 
Total- - -P7270420.218458262201 36   .887 

SeasonTeamPosInnrSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZCPPRPPTZLFSRARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2012RaysP29.11  000              
2013RaysP128.2-2  01-1              
2014RaysP194.20  0-4-4              
2015RaysP68.00  022              
Total- - -P420.2-1  0-1-3              

SeasonTeamPosInnImpossible (0%)Remote (1-10%)Unlikely (10-40%)Even (40-60%)Likely (60-90%)Routine (90-100%)
2012RaysP29.10.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)75.0%      (4)
2013RaysP128.20.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (2)0.0%      (1)100.0%    (15)
2014RaysP194.20.0%      (2)25.0%      (4)50.0%      (2)50.0%     (2)100.0%      (4)75.0%    (16)
2015RaysP68.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)50.0%      (2)0.0%     (0)50.0%      (2)100.0%      (8)
Total- - -P420.20.0%      (2)25.0%      (4)50.0%      (4)25.0%     (4)71.4%      (7)88.4%    (43)

SeasonTeamRA9-WARBIP-WinsLOB-WinsFDP-WinsRARWARDollarsSalary
2012Rays0.00.0-0.6-0.64.70.5$3.5 
2013Rays2.71.4-0.11.312.61.3$9.8 
2014Rays2.40.1-1.0-0.929.73.3$25.2 
2015Rays2.30.30.00.317.62.0$16.3 
Total- - -7.31.8-1.70.164.67.2$54.8 

  • $25.5m / 6 Years (2014 - 2019) + 2 Option Years (Edit)
    • signed by Tampa Bay Rays on 4/2/2014 (Extension)
    • 2014: $0.5M, 2015: $1M, 2016: $2.8M, 2017: $4.8M, 2018: $6.2M, 2019: $7.5M
    • 2020 Team Option: $9M ($1.8M buyout)
    • 2021 Team Option: $11M
    • Signing Bonus: $1M
    • Incentives: receives a $500K bonus if he is traded during this contract. His guarantee is reportedly predicated on him reaching Super Two status
    • Agent / Agency: Relativity Baseball (Formerly SFX)
    • Originally Reported By: Marc Topkin
    • Source: twitter.com, Hat Tip: twitter.com
    • Submitted by matthewyaspan
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  • 2006 June Amateur Draft - Round: 5, Pick: 25, Overall: 161
    • Team: Cleveland Indians
    • School: Clayton HS