Merkin Valdez

 
Age: 37
Bats/Throws: R/R
6' 5" / 232
P
Birthdate: 11/10/1981 (37 y, 1 m, 3 d)
Contract: Add New Contract

RotoWire News: Valdez was among the bullpen reinforcements added to Texas' roster Thursday. (9/2/2011)

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SeasonTeamWLSVGGSIPK/9BB/9HR/9BABIPLOB%GB%HR/FBERAFIPxFIPWAR
2004Giants000201.210.8016.205.40.50035.7 %0.0 %25.0 %27.0013.859.46-0.1
2006Giants (AAA)04546349.28.707.071.09.31161.6 %  5.805.61  
2008Giants (A+)000101.027.000.000.00.500100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.00-2.22-1.27 
2008Giants10017116.07.313.940.56.28383.3 %47.8 %6.7 %1.694.014.430.1
2009Giants21048049.16.935.110.91.33866.7 %45.2 %10.4 %5.664.584.54-0.2
2010Blue Jays (AAA)35039158.05.434.030.78.39654.4 %54.0 %7.5 %7.915.005.35 
2010Blue Jays000201.10.0020.250.00.33340.0 %66.7 %0.0 %20.259.8310.740.0
2011Rangers (AAA)10412015.18.222.930.59.28385.2 %42.2 %6.3 %2.353.784.30 
2011Dodgers (AAA)42438050.17.694.290.18.31770.7 %49.3 %2.1 %3.584.004.99 
2011Rangers000504.112.462.084.15.41796.2 %28.6 %28.6 %6.236.952.98-0.1
2012Athletics (R)000213.03.000.000.00.250100.0 %50.0 %0.0 %0.003.714.41 
2012Athletics (AAA)01534036.06.504.251.00.25974.9 %43.4 %8.3 %3.755.175.31 
Total- - -31074172.27.315.201.11.33568.5 %43.9 %12.0 %5.574.904.65-0.3

SeasonTeamWLERAGGSCGShOSVHLDBSIPTBFHRERHRBBIBBHBPWPBKSO
2004Giants0027.0020000001.2124551300002
2006Giants (AAA)045.804630052349.2246524232639158248
2008Giants (A+)000.0010000001.051000000003
2008Giants101.691710002016.069145317222113
2009Giants215.664800004349.1225573331528205038
2010Blue Jays (AAA)357.913910003158.0289925951526037335
2010Blue Jays0020.2520000001.192330300000
2011Rangers (AAA)102.351200040015.166144415001014
2011Dodgers (AAA)423.583800049350.1217472320124142143
2011Rangers006.2350000004.1217332100006
2012Athletics (R)000.0021000003.092000000001
2012Athletics (AAA)013.753400051336.0160331715417116026
Total- - -315.577410006372.2336844945942427159

SeasonTeamK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%ERA-FIP-FIP
2004Giants10.8016.200.675.4016.7 %25.0 %-8.3 %.4444.20.50035.7 %63433213.85
2004Average6.603.361.961.1316.9 %8.6 %8.3 %.2611.40.29371.4 %  4.62
2006Giants (AAA)8.707.071.231.0919.5 %15.9 %3.7 %.2571.83.31161.6 %  5.61
2008Giants (A+)27.000.003.000.0060.0 %0.0 %60.0 %.2001.00.500100.0 %  -2.22
2008Giants7.313.941.860.5618.8 %10.1 %8.7 %.2331.31.28383.3 %39954.01
2008Average6.833.392.011.0117.5 %8.7 %8.8 %.2591.39.29671.4 %  4.39
2009Giants6.935.111.360.9116.9 %12.4 %4.5 %.2891.72.33866.7 %1371114.58
2009Average6.993.462.021.0518.0 %8.9 %9.1 %.2581.39.29571.9 %  4.42
2010Blue Jays (AAA)5.434.031.350.7812.1 %9.0 %3.1 %.3542.03.39654.4 %  5.00
2010Blue Jays0.0020.250.000.000.0 %33.3 %-33.3 %.3333.75.33340.0 %4852359.83
2010Average7.133.282.170.9618.5 %8.5 %10.0 %.2531.35.29372.2 %  4.20
2011Rangers (AAA)8.222.932.800.5921.2 %7.6 %13.6 %.2301.24.28385.2 %  3.78
2011Dodgers (AAA)7.694.291.790.1819.8 %11.1 %8.8 %.2491.41.31770.7 %  4.00
2011Rangers12.462.086.004.1528.6 %4.8 %23.8 %.3501.85.41796.2 %1441656.95
2011Average7.133.112.300.9418.6 %8.1 %10.5 %.2511.32.29172.5 %  4.12
2012Athletics (R)3.000.001.000.0011.1 %0.0 %11.1 %.2220.67.250100.0 %  3.71
2012Athletics (AAA)6.504.251.531.0016.3 %10.6 %5.6 %.2321.39.25974.9 %  5.17
Total- - -7.315.201.401.1117.6 %12.5 %5.1 %.2881.73.33568.5 %1341184.90

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%SIERAxFIP-xFIP
2004Giants0.0042.9 %0.0 %57.1 %0.0 %25.0 %0.0 %0.0 %14.3 %28.6 %57.1 %14.3 %28.6 %57.1 %7.612179.46
2008Giants (A+)0.000.0 %0.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %  0.0 %100.0 %0.0 %     -1.27
2008Giants1.4719.6 %47.8 %32.6 %20.0 %6.7 %4.5 %0.0 %23.4 %46.8 %29.8 %14.9 %70.2 %14.9 %4.011034.43
2009Giants1.4824.2 %45.2 %30.6 %4.2 %10.4 %5.6 %0.0 %28.9 %43.4 %27.7 %13.2 %62.3 %24.5 %4.521074.54
2010Blue Jays (AAA)1.7314.9 %54.0 %31.2 %13.4 %7.5 %  40.4 %22.2 %37.3 %     5.35
2010Blue Jays4.0016.7 %66.7 %16.7 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %50.0 %33.3 %16.7 %0.0 %83.3 %16.7 %10.4025910.74
2011Rangers (AAA)1.1922.2 %42.2 %35.6 %18.8 %6.3 %  38.3 %25.5 %36.2 %     4.30
2011Dodgers (AAA)1.4416.4 %49.3 %34.3 %25.0 %2.1 %  39.0 %22.6 %38.4 %     4.99
2011Rangers0.5721.4 %28.6 %50.0 %0.0 %28.6 %25.0 %0.0 %35.7 %42.9 %21.4 %7.1 %64.3 %28.6 %2.38742.98
2012Athletics (R)1.3312.5 %50.0 %37.5 %0.0 %0.0 %  25.0 %37.5 %37.5 %     4.41
2012Athletics (AAA)1.0214.2 %43.4 %42.5 %35.4 %8.3 %  37.1 %30.2 %32.8 %     5.31
Total- - -1.3523.5 %43.9 %32.6 %6.7 %12.0 %5.9 %0.0 %28.3 %43.3 %28.3 %12.9 %63.5 %23.6 %4.491094.65

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHRSBallsStrikesPitches
2004Giants04300002243357
2008Giants (A+)0100    01212
2008Giants2215931107114157271
2009Giants714838242020377559936
2010Blue Jays (AAA)11667329    4226671089
2010Blue Jays41100001242650
2011Rangers (AAA)1916103    88157245
2011Dodgers (AAA)69482312    335512847
2011Rangers47301000355085
2012Athletics (R)4310    01111
2012Athletics (AAA)49481617    243366609
Total- - -10175545630305748251399

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIinLIgmLIexLIPullsWPA/LIClutchSDMD
2004Giants-0.04-0.100.05-5.69-0.580.260.360.630.632-0.260.1000
2008Giants0.47-0.891.373.840.391.121.301.111.64140.110.3243
2009Giants-1.29-3.251.97-13.17-1.310.551.400.740.9828-1.00-1.3357
2010Blue Jays-0.01-0.020.01-0.92-0.090.100.050.050.061-0.04-0.0500
2011Rangers-0.03-0.050.01-0.80-0.090.080.090.050.034-0.18-0.2400
Total- - --0.90-4.313.41-16.74-1.680.621.180.761.0649-1.37-0.08910

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2004Giants68.4% (95.1)8.8% (80.2)  22.8% (83.6)   
2008Giants78.5% (94.3)3.8% (84.1)  4.2% (85.1)13.4% (84.4) 3.7%
2009Giants80.1% (95.6)13.4% (84.1) 0.1% (76.0) 6.4% (86.2) 1.3%
2010Blue Jays83.7% (94.8)6.1% (84.0)   10.2% (84.6) 2.0%
2011Rangers65.9% (94.9)9.4% (81.0)   24.7% (84.4)  
Total- - -78.6% (95.3)10.9% (83.8) 0.1% (76.0)1.7% (84.2)8.7% (85.4) 1.6%

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2008Giants78.6 %     7.8 %   13.6 %   
2009Giants80.3 %1.1 %    12.8 %0.7 %  5.2 %   
2010Blue Jays82.0 %2.0 %    2.0 %2.0 %  12.0 %   
2011Rangers65.9 %     4.7 %4.7 %  24.7 %   
Total- - -79.1 %0.8 %    10.9 %0.8 %  8.4 %   

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2008Giants94.9     84.2   85.4  
2009Giants95.587.7    84.182.9  85.5  
2010Blue Jays94.796.1    82.584.6  84.5  
2011Rangers94.9     81.580.3  84.4  
Total- - -95.388.4    84.082.1  85.2  

SeasonTeamFA%FC%FS%SI%CH%SL%CU%CS%KN%SB%XX%
2008Giants78.2 % 20.6 %  1.2 %     
2009Giants80.1 % 6.3 %  13.7 %     
2010Blue Jays28.0 % 12.0 %56.0 % 4.0 %     
2011Rangers55.3 % 25.9 %10.6 % 8.2 %     
Total- - -76.1 % 10.6 %2.8 % 10.5 %     

SeasonTeamvFAvFCvFSvSIvCHvSLvCUvCSvKNvSB
2008Giants95.9 85.9  83.8    
2009Giants96.1 86.5  84.4    
2010Blue Jays95.5 84.795.2 84.1    
2011Rangers95.2 84.694.8 80.5    
Total- - -96.0 85.995.1 84.2    

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2004Giants-1.60.1  -1.5  -4.091.94  -11.24  
2008Giants1.20.2  -1.41.3 0.562.07  -12.373.58 
2009Giants-0.4-4.3 0.0 0.3 -0.05-3.47 -3.85 0.43 
2010Blue Jays-0.70.3   -0.4 -1.7911.01   -7.66 
2011Rangers-1.00.0   -1.0 -1.72-0.29   -4.96 
Total- - --2.5-3.7 0.0-2.80.1 -0.23-2.46 -3.85-11.760.07 

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2008Giants2.1     -1.0   1.1  
2009Giants0.10.0    -4.9-0.3  0.8  
2010Blue Jays-0.4-0.3    0.30.0  -0.3  
2011Rangers-1.0     0.1-0.1  -1.0  
Total- - -0.8-0.3    -5.5-0.4  0.6  

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2008Giants1.02     -4.96   3.12  
2009Giants0.01-0.28    -4.13-5.03  1.77  
2010Blue Jays-1.02-25.18    31.42-4.27  -5.41  
2011Rangers-1.72     1.99-2.57  -4.95  
Total- - -0.07-2.55    -3.83-4.07  0.52  

SeasonTeamwFAwFCwFSwSIwCHwSLwCUwCSwKNwSB
2008Giants2.0 0.2  -0.1    
2009Giants0.1 0.9  -5.3    
2010Blue Jays0.5 -0.3-1.2 0.3    
2011Rangers-0.2 -1.0-0.8 0.0    
Total- - -2.5 -0.3-2.0 -5.1    

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFC/CwFS/CwSI/CwCH/CwSL/CwCU/CwCS/CwKN/CwSB/C
2008Giants0.99 0.43  -2.26    
2009Giants0.02 1.49  -4.17    
2010Blue Jays3.70 -5.40-4.25 13.56    
2011Rangers-0.36 -4.73-8.82 -0.33    
Total- - -0.25 -0.20-5.36 -3.68    

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2004Giants17.2 %75.0 %45.6 %60.0 %90.5 %84.6 %49.1 %50.0 %7.0 %
2004Average20.5 %69.0 %45.6 %61.6 %85.1 %80.0 %51.7 %58.4 %9.1 %
2008Giants19.4 %67.7 %43.2 %65.4 %85.2 %80.7 %49.2 %62.3 %8.1 %
2008Average24.9 %65.4 %45.4 %61.6 %87.9 %80.7 %50.5 %58.6 %8.7 %
2009Giants19.8 %67.8 %43.4 %75.3 %84.7 %82.5 %49.1 %58.2 %7.5 %
2009Average24.9 %66.0 %44.9 %62.0 %87.8 %80.5 %48.7 %58.2 %8.7 %
2010Blue Jays21.9 %64.7 %36.7 %100.0 %81.8 %88.9 %34.7 %44.4 %4.0 %
2010Average28.6 %64.4 %45.0 %66.4 %88.1 %80.7 %45.8 %58.8 %8.6 %
2011Rangers17.8 %72.5 %43.5 %87.5 %75.9 %78.4 %47.1 %42.9 %9.4 %
2011Average29.9 %65.0 %45.6 %68.0 %87.9 %80.7 %44.6 %59.4 %8.8 %
Total- - -19.6 %68.3 %43.2 %74.8 %84.5 %82.2 %48.5 %57.4 %7.6 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2008Giants21.4 %65.1 %42.8 %71.4 %82.9 %80.0 %49.0 %23.3
2008Average28.0 %62.5 %45.3 %65.9 %88.0 %81.2 %50.3 %21.6
2009Giants24.5 %62.1 %43.3 %76.1 %85.4 %82.8 %50.1 %24.0
2009Average27.9 %61.4 %44.8 %65.5 %88.0 %81.0 %50.4 %21.4
2010Blue Jays27.3 %52.9 %36.0 %88.9 %88.9 %88.9 %34.0 %22.3
2010Average28.4 %61.3 %44.9 %64.6 %87.9 %80.6 %50.4 %21.5
2011Rangers21.7 %69.2 %43.5 %70.0 %81.5 %78.4 %45.9 %20.9
2011Average28.9 %62.1 %45.6 %64.7 %88.0 %80.6 %50.1 %21.6
Total- - -23.9 %62.9 %43.0 %75.6 %84.7 %82.1 %49.0 %23.6

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2008Giants21.0 %63.2 %42.8 %69.2 %83.3 %80.0 %51.8 %23.5
2009Giants23.6 %63.1 %43.3 %76.2 %85.2 %82.8 %50.0 %24.4
2010Blue Jays25.0 %55.6 %36.0 %87.5 %90.0 %88.9 %36.0 %22.3
2011Rangers20.0 %70.0 %43.5 %77.8 %78.6 %78.4 %47.1 %21.5
Total- - -22.9 %63.3 %43.0 %75.7 %84.5 %82.1 %49.6 %23.9

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2004GiantsP201.2000000000 0   .000 
2006Giants (AAA)P46349.2352  0          
2008Giants (A+)P101.0000  0          
2008GiantsP17116.0000000000 1   .000 
2009GiantsP48049.1150000000 4   1.000 
2010Blue Jays (AAA)P39158.0461  0          
2010Blue JaysP201.1110000000 0   1.000 
2011Dodgers (AAA)P38050.1580  0          
2011Rangers (AAA)P12015.1130  0          
2011RangersP504.1000000000 1   .000 
2012Athletics (R)P213.0000  0          
2012Athletics (AAA)P34036.0231  0          
Total- - -P74172.2260000000 6   1.000 

SeasonTeamPosInnrSZrCERArSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZFSRARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2004GiantsP1.20 0  000           
2008GiantsP16.00 0  000           
2009GiantsP49.10 0  011           
2010Blue JaysP1.10 0  000           
2011RangersP4.10 0  0-1-1           
Total- - -P72.20 0  000           

SeasonTeamRA9-WARBIP-WinsLOB-WinsFDP-WinsRARWARDollarsSalary
2004Giants-0.3-0.1-0.1-0.2-1.5-0.1($0.6) 
2008Giants0.40.00.20.31.30.1$0.9$0
2009Giants-0.7-0.60.1-0.5-1.8-0.2($1.2) 
2010Blue Jays-0.10.0-0.1-0.1-0.40.0($0.3) 
2011Rangers0.0-0.10.20.0-0.7-0.1($0.5) 
Total- - --0.8-0.80.3-0.5-3.2-0.3($1.7)$0

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