Age: 23
Bats/Throws: R/R
6' 2" / 190
P
Birthdate: 12/28/1995 (23 y, 11 m, 14 d)
Drafted: 2014 June Amateur Draft - Round: 6, Pick: 4, Overall: 169, Team: Chicago Cubs
Contract: 1 yr, $555K (2019)
Service Time: 0.089
Reported as the pre-2020 value.
0 years and 89 days days of service time.
   Free Agent: 2025    Arb Eligible: 2020   
MiLB Options: 2
Reported as the pre-2019 season number of waiver options remaining.

Prospects Report
Team Rank: 5Overall Rank: 58Reported: 2019ETA: 2019  
FastballCurveballChangeupCommandFuture Value
70 / 7055 / 6045 / 5040 / 4550

RotoWire News: Cease was diagnosed with a Grade 1 (mild) hamstring strain. (9/28/2019)
Injury: Hamstring, Day-to-Day

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SeasonTeamWLSVGGSIPK/9BB/9HR/9BABIPLOB%GB%HR/FBERAFIPxFIPWAR
2015Cubs (R)12011824.09.386.000.00.20760.0 %64.3 %0.0 %2.633.984.18 
2016Cubs (A-)200121244.213.305.040.20.29676.1 %53.5 %4.2 %2.222.923.03 
2017White Sox (A)0809941.211.233.890.22.33060.8 %42.2 %2.3 %3.892.713.39 
2017Cubs (A)120131351.212.894.530.35.33976.3 %45.0 %4.7 %2.792.763.07 
2018White Sox (A+)920131371.210.303.520.63.27368.4 %48.2 %8.6 %2.893.273.12 
2018White Sox (AA)300101052.113.413.780.52.27385.8 %49.5 %10.0 %1.722.392.29 
2019White Sox (AAA)520151568.19.614.210.53.37068.0 %53.9 %8.2 %4.483.794.33 
2019White Sox470141473.09.994.321.85.32668.1 %45.7 %21.4 %5.795.194.420.7
2020Depth Charts101002929167.09.524.181.40.30972.7 %  4.544.63 2.2
2020Steamer101002929167.09.524.181.40.29572.7 %45.7 % 4.544.634.512.2
Total- - -470141473.09.994.321.85.32668.1 %45.7 %21.4 %5.795.194.420.7

SeasonTeamWLERAGGSCGShOSVHLDBSIPTBFHRERHRBBIBBHBPWPBKSO
2015Cubs (R)122.631180000024.010112127016029125
2016Cubs (A-)202.2212120000044.2182271411125024266
2017White Sox (A)083.89990000041.2175352218118013052
2017Cubs (A)122.7913130000051.2213391816226027074
2018White Sox (A+)922.8913130000071.2290523123528035082
2018White Sox (AA)301.7210100000052.1202301110322003078
2019White Sox (AAA)524.4815150000068.1304753934432037173
2019White Sox475.7914140000073.03267851471535124081
2020Depth Charts10104.542929  00 167.0 15791842678 6  176
2020Steamer10104.5429290000 167.073215791842678 6  176
Total- - -475.7914140000073.03267851471535124081

SeasonTeamK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%ERA-FIP-FIP
2015Cubs (R)9.386.001.560.0024.8 %15.8 %8.9 %.1451.17.20760.0 %  3.98
2016Cubs (A-)13.305.042.640.2036.3 %13.7 %22.5 %.1741.16.29676.1 %  2.92
2017White Sox (A)11.233.892.890.2229.7 %10.3 %19.4 %.2241.27.33060.8 %  2.71
2017Cubs (A)12.894.532.850.3534.7 %12.2 %22.5 %.2111.26.33976.3 %  2.76
2018White Sox (A+)10.303.522.930.6328.3 %9.7 %18.6 %.2011.12.27368.4 %  3.27
2018White Sox (AA)13.413.783.550.5238.6 %10.9 %27.7 %.1670.99.27385.8 %  2.39
2019White Sox (AAA)9.614.212.280.5324.0 %10.5 %13.5 %.2791.57.37068.0 %  3.79
2019White Sox9.994.322.311.8524.9 %10.7 %14.1 %.2701.55.32668.1 %1281125.19
2019Average8.883.292.691.4023.0 %8.5 %14.4 %.2491.33.29672.3 %  4.49
2020Depth Charts9.524.182.271.40   .2501.41.30972.7 %  4.63
2020Steamer9.524.182.271.4024.1 %10.6 %13.5 %.2431.41.29572.7 %  4.63
Total- - -9.994.322.311.8524.9 %10.7 %14.1 %.2701.55.32668.1 %1281125.19

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%SIERAxFIP-xFIP
2015Cubs (R)3.6017.9 %64.3 %17.9 %10.0 %0.0 %  30.5 %15.3 %54.2 %     4.18
2016Cubs (A-)1.9218.6 %53.5 %27.9 %12.5 %4.2 %  30.3 %20.2 %49.4 %     3.03
2017White Sox (A)0.9814.7 %42.2 %43.1 %22.7 %2.3 %  37.7 %26.4 %35.9 %     3.39
2017Cubs (A)1.1415.6 %45.0 %39.4 %16.3 %4.7 %  42.0 %28.6 %29.5 %     3.07
2018White Sox (A+)1.4117.6 %48.2 %34.1 %13.8 %8.6 %  47.7 %26.1 %26.1 %     3.12
2018White Sox (AA)1.6720.8 %49.5 %29.7 %20.0 %10.0 %  42.2 %22.6 %35.3 %     2.29
2019White Sox (AAA)2.1220.7 %53.9 %25.4 %30.6 %8.2 %  42.6 %21.5 %35.9 %     4.33
2019White Sox1.3620.7 %45.7 %33.7 %14.3 %21.4 %5.3 %0.0 %38.5 %36.1 %25.5 %17.8 %51.9 %30.3 %4.60974.42
Total- - -1.3620.7 %45.7 %33.7 %14.3 %21.4 %5.3 %0.0 %38.5 %36.1 %25.5 %17.8 %51.9 %30.3 %4.60974.42

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHRSBallsStrikesPitches
2015Cubs (R)3610101    75137212
2016Cubs (A-)4624163    234403637
2017White Sox (A)43441510    258449707
2017Cubs (A)4943177    343548891
2018White Sox (A+)8258308    4157321147
2018White Sox (AA)5030216    385562947
2019White Sox (AAA)104494015    4617641225
2019White Sox95704310500355438211364
Total- - -95704310500355438211364

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIinLIgmLIexLIPullsWPA/LIClutchSDMD
2019White Sox-1.24-6.154.91-11.78-1.220.910.780.870.7914-0.79-0.5700
Total- - --1.24-6.154.91-11.78-1.220.910.780.870.7914-0.79-0.5700

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2019White Sox51.5% (96.5)21.0% (84.7) 18.5% (79.6)8.9% (83.2)  0.3%
Total- - -51.5% (96.5)21.0% (84.7) 18.5% (79.6)8.9% (83.2)  0.3%

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2019White Sox48.5 %3.0 %    21.0 %18.5 %  8.9 %   
Total- - -48.5 %3.0 %    21.0 %18.5 %  8.9 %   

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2019White Sox96.596.6    84.679.5  83.1  
Total- - -96.596.6    84.679.5  83.1  

SeasonTeamFA%FC%FS%SI%CH%SL%CU%CS%KN%SB%XX%
2019White Sox51.5 %   9.0 %20.9 %18.6 %    
Total- - -51.5 %   9.0 %20.9 %18.6 %    

SeasonTeamvFAvFCvFSvSIvCHvSLvCUvCSvKNvSB
2019White Sox96.6   83.384.779.6   
Total- - -96.6   83.384.779.6   

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2019White Sox-14.63.1 0.13.4  -2.081.08 0.052.77  
Total- - --14.63.1 0.13.4  -2.081.08 0.052.77  

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2019White Sox-13.80.2    3.10.2  3.4  
Total- - --13.80.2    3.10.2  3.4  

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2019White Sox-2.080.58    1.080.08  2.81  
Total- - --2.080.58    1.080.08  2.81  

SeasonTeamwFAwFCwFSwSIwCHwSLwCUwCSwKNwSB
2019White Sox-13.5   3.72.80.1   
Total- - --13.5   3.72.80.1   

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFC/CwFS/CwSI/CwCH/CwSL/CwCU/CwCS/CwKN/CwSB/C
2019White Sox-1.93   2.991.000.05   
Total- - --1.93   2.991.000.05   

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2019White Sox30.0 %66.5 %44.4 %62.9 %83.5 %75.0 %39.4 %59.2 %11.0 %
2019Average31.6 %68.5 %47.0 %62.7 %84.9 %76.2 %41.8 %60.9 %11.1 %
Total- - -30.0 %66.5 %44.4 %62.9 %83.5 %75.0 %39.4 %59.2 %11.0 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2019White Sox28.0 %65.3 %44.4 %57.7 %84.6 %75.0 %43.8 %23.4
2019Average30.6 %65.2 %47.0 %59.4 %84.9 %76.2 %47.4 %24.4
Total- - -28.0 %65.3 %44.4 %57.7 %84.6 %75.0 %43.8 %23.4

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2019White Sox28.8 %64.5 %44.4 %58.6 %84.3 %74.9 %43.6 %23.8
Total- - -28.8 %64.5 %44.4 %58.6 %84.3 %74.9 %43.6 %23.8

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2019White Sox (AAA)P151568.1241  1          
2019White SoxP141473.0861012101 1   .933 
Total- - -P141473.0861012101 1   .933 

SeasonTeamPosInnrSZrCERArSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZFSRFRMARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2019White SoxP73.01 0  -1-1-2     -0.9      
Total- - -P73.01 0  -1-1-2     -0.9      

SeasonTeamPosInnImpossible (0%)Remote (1-10%)Unlikely (10-40%)Even (40-60%)Likely (60-90%)Routine (90-100%)
2019White SoxP73.00.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (2)100.0%      (1)100.0%      (6)
Total- - -P73.00.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (2)100.0%      (1)100.0%      (6)

SeasonTeamRA9-WARBIP-WinsLOB-WinsFDP-WinsRARWARDollarsSalary
2019White Sox-0.1-0.4-0.4-0.87.10.7$5.4 
Total- - --0.1-0.4-0.4-0.87.10.7$5.4 

  • 2014 June Amateur Draft - Round: 6, Pick: 4, Overall: 169
    • Team: Chicago Cubs
    • School: Milton (GA) HS