Brandon Laird

Washington Nationals (AAA)
Age: 31
Bats/Throws: R/R
6' 1" / 215
1B/3B

RotoWire News: Laird signed a contract to play in Japan in 2015 for the Nippon Ham Fighters, the New York Post reports. (12/9/2014)

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SeasonTeamGPAHRRRBISBBB%K%ISOBABIPAVGOBPSLGwOBAwRC+BsROffDefWAR
2007Yankees (R)451788272903.4 %14.6 %.238.363.339.367.577.430161    
2008Yankees (A)12250623718617.9 %17.0 %.225.287.273.334.498.369129    
2009Yankees (A+)12450113537517.8 %15.0 %.149.291.266.329.415.342115    
2010Yankees (AA)10745423739028.4 %18.5 %.232.315.291.355.523.384136    
2010Yankees (AAA)311272131203.1 %21.3 %.098.298.246.268.344.27161    
2011Yankees (AAA)12348916516903.5 %17.2 %.162.283.260.288.422.31289    
2011Yankees1125031012.0 %16.0 %.000.235.190.292.190.23539-0.5-2.30.3-0.1
2012Yankees (AAA)13055015547716.2 %18.7 %.159.289.254.307.414.32398    
2012Astros173712405.4 %21.6 %.114.308.257.297.371.29482-0.2-1.00.40.1
2013Astros (AAA)11951316757915.7 %17.0 %.172.305.277.324.449.341100    
2013Astros2576571103.9 %34.2 %.254.175.169.224.423.28174-0.7-3.0-1.0-0.2
2014Nationals (AAA)13050618678506.7 %19.0 %.190.343.300.350.490.374131    
Total- - -531386121605.8 %27.5 %.173.229.197.255.370.27770-1.5-6.3-0.3-0.2

SeasonTeamGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2007Yankees (R)451681785734141827296026211400.339
2008Yankees (A)12245450612469311237186400865701510.273
2009Yankees (A+)12445150112083204135375393756501911.266
2010Yankees (AA)10740945411972222237390383844301422.291
2010Yankees (AAA)31122127302260213124027010600.246
2011Yankees (AAA)12346248912077270165169171844601400.260
2011Yankees1121254400031304001100.190
2012Yankees (AAA)130503550128803121554773411037601510.254
2012Astros1735379710124208000100.257
2013Astros (AAA)11947051313081330167579291877701110.277
2013Astros2571761243057113026200200.169
2014Nationals (AAA)1304635061398832118678534196441800.300
Total- - -53127138251540612168038201400.197

SeasonTeamBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOSpdBABIPUBRwGDPwSBwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2007Yankees (R)3.4 %14.6 %0.23.339.367.577.945.2382.7.363  0.03613.5.430161
2008Yankees (A)7.9 %17.0 %0.47.273.334.498.832.2252.9.287  -0.18018.1.369129
2009Yankees (A+)7.8 %15.0 %0.52.266.329.415.744.1493.3.291  -0.6638.1.342115
2010Yankees (AA)8.4 %18.5 %0.45.291.355.523.878.2323.7.315  -0.57519.9.384136
2010Yankees (AAA)3.1 %21.3 %0.15.246.268.344.612.0981.7.298  -0.19-6.0.27161
2011Yankees (AAA)3.5 %17.2 %0.20.260.288.422.710.1621.3.283  -0.250-5.9.31289
2011Yankees12.0 %16.0 %0.75.190.292.190.482.0002.2.235-0.2-0.30.01-1.6.23539
2011Average8.1 %18.6 %0.44.255.321.399.720.1445.1.295     .316 
2012Yankees (AAA)6.2 %18.7 %0.33.254.307.414.721.1592.6.289  0.162-1.1.32398
2012Astros5.4 %21.6 %0.25.257.297.371.669.1140.1.3080.0-0.20.04-0.6.29482
2012Average8.0 %19.8 %0.40.255.319.405.724.1515.2.297     .315 
2013Astros (AAA)5.7 %17.0 %0.33.277.324.449.773.1722.8.305  0.0650.3.341100
2013Astros3.9 %34.2 %0.12.169.224.423.646.2540.8.175-0.6-0.10.06-1.9.28174
2013Average7.9 %19.9 %0.40.253.318.396.714.1434.9.297     .314 
2014Nationals (AAA)6.7 %19.0 %0.35.300.350.490.841.1902.0.343  -0.27717.9.374131
Total- - -5.8 %27.5 %0.21.197.255.370.626.1730.9.229-0.8-0.6-0.111-4.1.27770

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%
2008Yankees (A)1.0120.4 %39.9 %39.7 %18.8 %16.0 %  50.9 %24.8 %24.3 %   
2009Yankees (A+)1.0515.1 %43.5 %41.4 %15.0 %8.5 %  46.7 %24.7 %28.6 %   
2010Yankees (AA)0.7915.9 %37.2 %46.9 %16.7 %15.3 %  45.0 %24.3 %30.7 %   
2010Yankees (AAA)1.0519.1 %41.5 %39.4 %18.9 %5.4 %  41.7 %21.9 %36.5 %   
2011Yankees (AAA)0.8520.3 %36.5 %43.2 %24.7 %9.9 %  48.7 %20.1 %31.3 %   
2011Yankees1.8017.6 %52.9 %29.4 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %44.4 %33.3 %22.2 %16.7 %61.1 %22.2 %
2012Yankees (AAA)0.9215.3 %40.6 %44.1 %19.7 %8.7 %  48.0 %25.3 %26.8 %   
2012Astros0.9214.8 %40.7 %44.4 %25.0 %8.3 %18.2 %0.0 %33.3 %44.4 %22.2 %25.9 %51.9 %22.2 %
2013Astros (AAA)0.6919.9 %32.7 %47.3 %20.2 %9.0 %  43.6 %30.3 %26.2 %   
2013Astros1.0617.8 %42.2 %40.0 %5.6 %27.8 %0.0 %0.0 %55.6 %42.2 %2.2 %17.8 %51.1 %31.1 %
2014Nationals (AAA)0.8322.5 %35.1 %42.5 %18.1 %11.6 %  47.9 %27.4 %24.7 %   
Total- - -1.1116.9 %43.8 %39.3 %11.4 %17.1 %5.1 %0.0 %46.7 %41.1 %12.2 %20.0 %53.3 %26.7 %

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHBallsStrikesPitches
2008Yankees (A)1451447427   192643835
2009Yankees (A+)1611535623   201619820
2010Yankees (AA)1191505125   199607806
2010Yankees (AAA)3937187   143314457
2011Yankees (AAA)1371627640   58412151799
2011Yankees95300104165106
2012Yankees (AAA)1591736034   74613962142
2012Astros1112432004989138
2013Astros (AAA)1231787536   69111501841
2013Astros19188100085195280
2014Nationals (AAA)1281558228   66911861855
Total- - -3935154210175349524

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIphLIPHWPA/LIClutch
2011Yankees-0.26-0.410.16-1.58-0.160.740.021-0.14-0.21
2012Astros0.10-0.570.661.670.200.971.296-0.030.12
2013Astros-0.84-1.470.62-5.45-0.560.791.788-0.40-0.66
Total- - --1.00-2.451.44-5.36-0.530.831.4715-0.56-0.64

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2011Yankees58.5% (91.4)13.2% (80.1) 13.2% (81.2)11.3% (84.2)0.9% (83.0)2.8% (64.7) 
2012Astros63.0% (91.3)10.9% (82.6)7.2% (86.3)9.4% (79.6)8.7% (81.2)0.7% (85.0)  
2013Astros54.3% (92.1)16.8% (84.2)7.9% (88.3)9.3% (76.5)10.7% (82.6)1.1% (82.0)  
Total- - -57.4% (91.7)14.5% (83.1)6.1% (87.7)10.1% (78.5)10.3% (82.6)1.0% (82.8)0.6% (64.7) 

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2011Yankees40.6 %15.1 %0.9 %5.7 % 1.9 %18.9 %11.3 %  3.8 % 1.9 % 
2012Astros34.1 %18.1 %9.4 %0.7 % 9.4 %8.7 %9.4 %0.7 % 9.4 %   
2013Astros30.7 %15.7 %4.3 %0.7 % 6.1 %18.9 %9.6 %0.4 % 13.6 %   
Total- - -33.6 %16.2 %5.0 %1.7 % 6.1 %16.2 %9.9 %0.4 % 10.5 % 0.4 % 

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2011Yankees90.993.089.584.2 86.281.379.4  83.7 64.5
2012Astros91.790.286.785.3 91.782.479.681.0 81.3  
2013Astros92.291.091.879.9 92.984.676.879.6 83.6  
Total- - -91.891.189.183.3 92.083.578.180.3 83.1 64.5

SeasonTeamFA%FC%FS%SI%CH%SL%CU%CS%KN%SB%XX%
2011Yankees37.7 % 0.9 %20.8 %11.3 %17.0 %9.4 % 2.8 %  
2012Astros34.1 %8.0 %0.7 %29.0 %8.7 %10.1 %9.4 %    
2013Astros33.2 %6.8 %1.4 %21.1 %10.4 %18.2 %8.9 %    
Total- - -34.4 %5.7 %1.2 %23.1 %10.1 %15.8 %9.2 % 0.6 %  

SeasonTeamvFAvFCvFSvSIvCHvSLvCUvCSvKNvSB
2011Yankees91.6 83.893.185.281.781.1 65.6 
2012Astros92.987.086.191.482.083.380.4   
2013Astros93.089.382.892.983.685.276.9   
Total- - -92.788.583.692.583.684.178.8 65.6 

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2011Yankees-0.3-0.3 0.6-0.4-0.2-0.2-0.49-2.16 4.50-3.61-18.03-5.73
2012Astros0.7-0.3-0.5-0.70.10.1 0.80-1.91-5.08-5.160.779.71 
2013Astros-0.9-2.7-0.61.20.7-0.3 -0.57-5.81-2.944.512.20-10.17 
Total- - --0.5-3.3-1.21.10.3-0.4-0.2-0.16-4.37-3.612.140.59-7.77-5.73

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2011Yankees0.8-0.9-0.1-0.2 -0.2-0.70.8  -0.2 -0.2
2012Astros2.0-0.1-0.60.1 -1.1-0.9-0.20.0 0.1  
2013Astros1.1-0.7-1.0-0.2 -1.1-2.71.70.0 0.1  
Total- - -3.9-1.6-1.6-0.3 -2.4-4.32.30.0 -0.1 -0.2

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2011Yankees1.93-5.36-6.40-3.44 -10.53-3.306.76  -6.05 -10.53
2012Astros4.16-0.35-4.309.71 -8.63-7.15-1.263.52 0.86  
2013Astros1.34-1.50-8.23-8.48 -6.44-5.176.26-3.79 0.18  
Total- - -2.24-1.89-6.20-3.10 -7.59-5.014.49-0.14 -0.11 -10.53

SeasonTeamwFAwFCwFSwSIwCHwSLwCUwCSwKNwSB
2011Yankees0.9 -0.2-1.2 -0.60.9 -0.2 
2012Astros1.3-0.50.1-0.6 -0.3-0.7   
2013Astros-0.9-0.5-0.50.1 -3.01.2   
Total- - -1.2-1.0-0.6-1.7 -3.91.5 -0.2 

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFC/CwFS/CwSI/CwCH/CwSL/CwCU/CwCS/CwKN/CwSB/C
2011Yankees2.16 -18.03-5.31-3.61-3.438.96 -5.73 
2012Astros2.66-4.249.71-1.500.77-2.22-5.03   
2013Astros-0.97-2.83-11.810.092.85-5.814.88   
Total- - -0.67-3.35-9.26-1.420.91-4.693.05 -5.73 

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2011Yankees30.5 %66.0 %46.2 %61.1 %90.3 %79.6 %44.3 %44.0 %9.4 %
2011Average29.9 %65.0 %45.6 %68.0 %87.9 %80.7 %44.6 %59.4 %8.8 %
2012Astros41.0 %61.8 %49.3 %64.7 %82.4 %73.5 %39.9 %51.4 %13.0 %
2012Average30.3 %64.7 %45.6 %66.8 %87.2 %79.6 %44.4 %59.8 %9.2 %
2013Astros45.1 %66.9 %55.0 %55.1 %78.8 %68.2 %45.4 %60.5 %17.5 %
2013Average30.4 %65.5 %45.9 %66.5 %87.0 %79.4 %44.2 %60.2 %9.4 %
Total- - -41.0 %65.5 %51.7 %58.7 %82.0 %71.6 %43.7 %55.1 %14.7 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2011Yankees33.9 %60.0 %46.2 %52.6 %96.7 %79.6 %47.2 %20.8
2011Average28.9 %62.1 %45.6 %64.7 %88.0 %80.6 %50.1 %21.6
2012Astros39.2 %62.7 %49.3 %61.3 %83.8 %73.5 %42.8 %21.3
2012Average29.3 %62.2 %45.6 %63.6 %87.3 %79.6 %49.5 %22.1
2013Astros41.2 %71.7 %55.0 %55.6 %78.0 %68.8 %45.4 %22.4
2013Average29.7 %62.7 %45.9 %63.2 %87.3 %79.4 %49.2 %22.6
Total- - -39.2 %67.0 %51.7 %56.6 %82.9 %72.0 %45.0 %21.8

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2011Yankees37.9 %56.3 %46.2 %59.1 %96.3 %79.6 %45.3 %21.3
2012Astros39.2 %62.7 %49.3 %58.1 %86.5 %73.5 %42.8 %21.3
2013Astros41.0 %72.6 %55.0 %54.7 %78.9 %68.8 %44.3 %23.1
Total- - -39.9 %66.7 %51.7 %56.4 %83.8 %72.0 %44.1 %22.3

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2007Yankees (R)1B121298.18143  5          
2008Yankees (A)1B8888736.1765486  66          
2009Yankees (A+)1B2323197.2213171  12          
2010Yankees (AA)1B4436.03640  0          
2010Yankees (AAA)1B2220.01500  1          
2011Yankees (AAA)1B1515117.012051  7          
2011Yankees1B3220.116511031021    .955 
2012Yankees (AAA)1B4439368.2382227  40          
2012Astros1B4323.121000010010    1.000 
2013Astros (AAA)1B1917151.0145162  16          
2013Astros1B13876.071200080171    1.000 
2014Nationals (AAA)1B4436.03710  7          
Total- - -1B2013119.210871101211102    .991 
2007Yankees (R)3B2828223.124524  4          
2008Yankees (A)3B3332285.222636  5          
2009Yankees (A+)3B9191758.14515815  15          
2010Yankees (AA)3B9999850.25018620  17          
2010Yankees (AAA)3B2929250.021422  5          
2011Yankees (AAA)3B10497853.1681718  23          
2011Yankees3B9440.0370001100     1.000 
2012Yankees (AAA)3B7979665.14511713  8          
2012Astros3B8545.12101010000     .923 
2013Astros (AAA)3B8585745.05516911  18          
2013Astros3B4327.0181101100     .900 
2014Nationals (AAA)3B116113975.26526412  28          
Total- - -3B2112112.16252112200     .939 
2011Yankees (AAA)LF9749.0600  0          
2012Yankees (AAA)LF2219.0500  0          
2011Yankees (AAA)RF2216.2501  0          
2012Yankees (AAA)RF3321.0200  0          

SeasonTeamPosInnrSZrCERArSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZFSRARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2011Yankees1B20.1   0 00031.3333  0.00.1-0.7-0.6-26.0
2012Astros1B23.1   0 000111.0000   -0.10.1-0.1-4.0
2013Astros1B76.0   0 0-1-11410.7140  0.0-0.30.30.0-0.1
Total- - -1B119.2   0 0-1-11812.6673  -0.1-0.2-0.3-0.6-5.7
2011Yankees3B40.0   0 00087.8750  -0.10.80.31.051.9
2012Astros3B45.1   0 011129.7502  0.00.50.20.617.3
2013Astros3B27.0   0 000108.8001  0.00.6-0.40.26.9
Total- - -3B112.1   0 0113024.8003  -0.11.90.01.821.2

SeasonTeamPosInnImpossible (0%)Remote (1-10%)Unlikely (10-40%)Even (40-60%)Likely (60-90%)Routine (90-100%)
2012Astros1B23.10.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (2)
2013Astros1B76.00.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (1)100.0%    (10)
Total- - -1B119.20.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (1)100.0%    (12)
2012Astros3B45.10.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (1)0.0%      (0)100.0%    (12)
2013Astros3B27.00.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%     (1)0.0%      (0)88.9%      (9)
Total- - -3B112.10.0%      (1)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)50.0%     (2)0.0%      (0)95.2%    (21)

SeasonTeamBattingBase RunningFieldingPositionalOffenseDefenseLeagueReplacementRARWARDollarsSalary
2011Yankees-1.8-0.50.4-0.1-2.30.30.10.7-1.2-0.1($0.9) 
2012Astros-0.8-0.20.5-0.1-1.00.40.11.10.50.1$0.4 
2013Astros-2.3-0.70.2-1.3-3.0-1.00.32.2-1.6-0.2($1.3) 
Total- - --4.8-1.51.2-1.5-6.3-0.30.44.0-2.2-0.2($1.8) 

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  • 2007 June Amateur Draft - Round: 27, Pick: 30, Overall: 844
    • Team: New York Yankees
    • School: Cypress Col
  • 2005 June Amateur Draft - Round: 27, Pick: 14, Overall: 814
    • Team: Cleveland Indians
    • School: La Quinta HS, CA