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Logan Forsythe    \FOR-sythe\

John Logan Forsythe

Positions: Second Baseman, Third Baseman and First Baseman
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 1", Weight: 205 lb.

Born: January 14, 1987 in Memphis, TN
High School: Christian Brothers HS (Memphis, TN)
School: University of Arkansas (Fayetteville, AR)
Drafted
by the San Diego Padres in the 1st round (46th pick) of the 2008 amateur draft.
Signed June 9, 2008. (All Transactions)
Debut: May 4, 2011 (Age 24.110, 17,536th in MLB history)   vs. PIT 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 2011 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Rays/Padres 2011-2015
2015 Contract Status: Signed thru 2015, 1 yr/$1.1M (15) (details) [*]
Service Time (01/2015): 3.113, Arb Eligible: 2016, Free Agent: 2018 [*], Agents: ACES (Sam & Seth Levinson) [*]
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Standard Batting

Year Age Tm Lg G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB Pos Awards
2011 24 SDP NL 62 169 150 12 32 9 1 0 12 3 1 12 33 .213 .281 .287 .568 62 43 3 3 2 2 3 54/6
2012 25 SDP NL 91 350 315 45 86 13 3 6 26 8 2 28 57 .273 .343 .390 .733 107 123 6 6 0 1 0 4/65D
2013 26 SDP NL 75 243 220 22 47 6 1 6 19 6 1 19 54 .214 .281 .332 .613 77 73 5 2 1 1 2 4576/9
2014 27 TBR AL 110 336 301 32 67 12 1 6 26 2 0 25 71 .223 .287 .329 .616 76 99 9 4 2 4 0 4D/5763
2015 28 TBR AL 127 511 451 55 125 23 1 15 53 9 3 44 90 .277 .354 .432 .787 119 195 10 12 0 4 0 *43/5D
5 Yrs 465 1609 1437 166 357 63 7 33 136 28 7 128 305 .248 .319 .371 .690 96 533 33 27 5 12 5
162 Game Avg. 162 561 501 58 124 22 2 11 47 10 2 45 106 .248 .319 .371 .690 96 186 11 9 2 4 2
SDP (3 yrs) 228 762 685 79 165 28 5 12 57 17 4 59 144 .241 .310 .349 .659 88 239 14 11 3 4 5
TBR (2 yrs) 237 847 752 87 192 35 2 21 79 11 3 69 161 .255 .328 .391 .719 102 294 19 16 2 8 0
NL (3 yrs) 228 762 685 79 165 28 5 12 57 17 4 59 144 .241 .310 .349 .659 88 239 14 11 3 4 5
AL (2 yrs) 237 847 752 87 192 35 2 21 79 11 3 69 161 .255 .328 .391 .719 102 294 19 16 2 8 0

Player Value--Batters

WAR Explained (v2.2): 8+ MVP, 5+ A-S, 2+ Starter, 0-2 Sub, < 0 Repl
Year Age Tm Lg G PA Rbat Rbaser Rdp Rfield Rpos RAA WAA Rrep RAR WAR waaWL% 162WL% oWAR dWAR oRAR Salary Pos Awards
2011 24 SDP NL 62 169 -8 0 1 7 1 2 0.2 5 7 0.7 .503 .501 -0.1 0.9 -0 54/6
2012 25 SDP NL 91 350 4 2 -1 -10 2 -2 -0.2 11 9 0.9 .498 .499 1.8 -0.8 19 $481,400 4/65D
2013 26 SDP NL 75 243 -5 1 -1 -2 1 -7 -0.9 8 1 -0.1 .490 .495 0.2 -0.2 3 $499,000 4576/9
2014 27 TBR AL 110 336 -9 1 0 3 0 -4 -0.3 12 8 0.8 .495 .497 0.4 0.5 5 $509,700 4D/5763
2015 28 TBR AL 127 511 13 2 -0 5 1 20 2.2 18 38 4.0 .517 .513 3.5 0.7 33 $1,100,000 *43/5D
5 Seasons 465 1609 -5 6 -1 3 5 8 1.0 54 63 6.3 .502 .502 5.9 1.1 60 $2,590,100
SDP (3 yrs) 228 762 -9 3 -1 -5 4 -7 -0.9 24 17 1.5 .496 .498 1.9 -0.1 22 $980,400
TBR (2 yrs) 237 847 4 3 0 8 1 15 1.9 30 46 4.8 .507 .506 3.9 1.2 38 $1,609,700

Advanced Batting

Year Age Tm Lg PA Outs RC RC/G AIR BAbip BA lgBA OBP lgOBP SLG lgSLG OPS lgOPS OPS+ OWn% BtRuns BtWins TotA SecA ISO PwrSpd
2011 24 SDP NL 169 126 13 2.8 92 .269 .213 .251 .281 .317 .287 .390 .568 .708 62 .298 -7.0 -0.7 .492 .167 .073 .0
2012 25 SDP NL 350 238 44 4.9 93 .316 .273 .250 .343 .314 .390 .397 .733 .711 107 .543 4.0 0.4 .688 .225 .117 6.9
2013 26 SDP NL 243 181 21 3.1 89 .255 .214 .247 .281 .311 .332 .384 .613 .695 77 .357 -6.7 -0.7 .553 .227 .118 6.0
2014 27 TBR AL 336 249 29 3.1 91 .268 .223 .252 .287 .314 .329 .388 .616 .702 76 .357 -9.1 -0.9 .535 .196 .106 3.0
2015 28 TBR AL 511 343 71 5.5 95 .314 .277 .253 .354 .314 .432 .406 .787 .720 119 .597 13.4 1.3 .758 .266 .155 11.3
5 Yrs 1609 1137 178 4.2 92 .292 .248 .251 .319 .314 .371 .395 .690 .709 96 .477 -5.4 -0.6 .633 .226 .122 30.3
162 Game Avg. 561 396 62 4.2 92 .292 .248 .251 .319 .314 .371 .395 .690 .709 96 .477 -5.4 -0.6 .633 .226 .122 11
SDP (3 yrs) 762 545 78 3.8 92 .287 .241 .249 .310 .314 .349 .391 .659 .705 88 .435 -9.7 -1.0 .599 .213 .108 14.1
TBR (2 yrs) 847 592 100 4.5 93 .296 .255 .253 .328 .314 .391 .399 .719 .713 102 .512 4.3 0.4 .665 .238 .136 14.4
NL (3 yrs) 762 545 78 3.8 92 .287 .241 .249 .310 .314 .349 .391 .659 .705 88 .435 -9.7 -1.0 .599 .213 .108 14.1
AL (2 yrs) 847 592 100 4.5 93 .296 .255 .253 .328 .314 .391 .399 .719 .713 102 .512 4.3 0.4 .665 .238 .136 14.4

Ratio Batting*

Year Age Tm Lg PA HR% SO% BB% XBH% X/H% SO/W AB/SO AB/HR AB/RBI GB/FB GO/AO IP% LD% HR/FB IF/FB
2011 24 SDP NL 169 0.0% 19.5% 7.1% 5.9% 31% 2.75 4.5 12.5 0.80 1.00 70% 14% 0.0% 8%
2012 25 SDP NL 350 1.7% 16.3% 8.0% 6.3% 26% 2.04 5.5 52.5 12.1 0.61 0.67 72% 24% 4.2% 10%
2013 26 SDP NL 243 2.5% 22.2% 7.8% 5.4% 28% 2.84 4.1 36.7 11.6 0.79 1.10 66% 30% 7.1% 8%
2014 27 TBR AL 336 1.8% 21.1% 7.4% 5.7% 28% 2.84 4.2 50.2 11.6 0.73 0.90 68% 20% 4.8% 7%
2015 28 TBR AL 511 2.9% 17.6% 8.6% 7.6% 31% 2.05 5.0 30.1 8.5 0.66 0.70 68% 26% 8.2% 16%
5 Yrs 1609 2.1% 19.0% 8.0% 6.4% 29% 2.38 4.7 43.5 10.6 0.69 0.82 69% 24% 5.5% 11%
MLB Averages 2.5% 19.8% 7.8% 7.5% 33% 2.52 4.5 35.8 8.5 0.83 1.11 68% 22% 7.6% 13%

Win Probability*

Year Age Tm Lg BtRuns BtWins Plays WPA WPA+ WPA- aLI WPA/LI Clutch RE24 REW boLI RE24/boLI PHlev AB
2011 24 SDP NL -7.0 -0.7 174 -0.9 1.9 -2.9 1.02 -0.9 -0.0 -6.9 -0.7 1.01 -9.8 0.76 16
2012 25 SDP NL 4.0 0.4 366 1.2 7.0 -5.8 .99 0.9 0.3 2.7 0.3 0.93 7.3 1.47 7
2013 26 SDP NL -6.7 -0.7 255 -0.9 4.4 -5.3 1.12 -0.4 -0.4 -11.8 -1.3 0.94 -6.2 1.28 11
2014 27 TBR AL -8.7 -0.9 346 -1.3 5.1 -6.4 1.05 -0.9 -0.3 -16.3 -1.7 1.00 -13.1 1.27 24
2015 28 TBR AL 13.4 1.3 526 0.1 9.5 -9.3 1.08 0.5 -0.3 -3.9 -0.4 0.97 8.6 2.15 3
5 Yrs -5.0 -0.6 1667 -1.8 27.9 -29.7 1.05 -0.8 -0.9 -36.1 -3.8 0.97 -13.1 1.20 61

Baserunning & Misc. Stats*

Year Age Tm Lg ROE XI RS% SBO SB CS SB% SB2 CS2 SB3 CS3 SBH CSH PO PCS OOB OOB1 OOB2 OOB3 OOBHm BT XBT% 1stS 1stS2 1stS3 1stD 1stD3 1stDH 2ndS 2ndS3 2ndSH
2011 24 SDP NL 2 0 25% 48 3 1 75% 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 5 46% 7 3 4 0 0 0 4 3 1
2012 25 SDP NL 3 0 34% 149 8 2 80% 7 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 1 10 53% 22 14 8 5 1 4 11 3 8
2013 26 SDP NL 3 0 26% 70 6 1 86% 6 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 2 1 0 2 40% 15 10 4 1 1 0 4 0 4
2014 27 TBR AL 3 0 28% 117 2 0 100% 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 1 1 2 12 34% 22 15 7 6 5 1 7 2 4
2015 28 TBR AL 4 0 24% 193 9 3 75% 8 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 2 1 1 10 46% 18 14 4 5 2 3 16 5 11
5 Yrs 15 0 27% 577 28 7 80% 26 6 2 0 0 1 1 0 14 1 5 3 5 39 44% 84 56 27 17 9 8 42 13 28

Situational Batting*

Hits Pinch Hitting Home Runs SH GIDP PrdOut BaseRunners Advances
Year Age Tm Lg PA Ptn% H Inf Bnt AB H HR RBI PHlev All GS GSo vRH vLH Hm Rd IP Att Suc % DPopp DPs DP% Opp Suc % BR BRS BRS% <2,3B Scr % 0,2B Adv % PAu
2011 24 SDP NL 169 29% 32 4 0 16 5 0 1 0.76 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 100% 29 3 10% 16 6 38% 113 12 11% 6 4 67% 9 4 44% 0
2012 25 SDP NL 350 33% 86 15 1 7 3 1 1 1.47 6 0 4 3 3 5 1 0 1 0 0% 55 6 11% 32 5 16% 189 21 11% 15 6 40% 17 9 53% 0
2013 26 SDP NL 243 35% 47 3 0 11 3 1 3 1.28 6 0 4 4 2 2 4 0 3 1 33% 42 5 12% 22 4 18% 125 13 10% 11 4 36% 11 1 9% 0
2014 27 TBR AL 336 46% 67 11 1 24 5 0 2 1.27 6 0 11 1 5 2 4 0 3 2 67% 70 9 13% 34 12 35% 231 20 9% 18 8 44% 9 5 56% 0
2015 28 TBR AL 511 29% 125 16 0 3 0 0 1 2.15 15 0 12 6 9 7 8 1 1 0 0% 104 10 10% 54 11 20% 328 39 12% 34 17 50% 21 7 33% 0
5 Yrs 1609 34% 357 49 2 61 16 2 8 1.20 33 0 33 14 19 16 17 1 10 5 50% 300 33 11% 158 38 24% 986 105 11% 84 39 46% 67 26 39% 0
MLB Averages 55% 67% 11% 31% 14% 51% 55%

Pitch Summary -- Batting*

Year Age Tm Lg PA Pit Pit/PA Str Str% L/Str S/Str F/Str I/Str AS/Str I/Bll AS/Pit Con 1stS 30% 30c 30s 20% 20c 20s 31% 31c 31s L/SO S/SO L/SO% PAu Pitu Stru
2011 24 SDP NL 169 709 4.20 438 62.8% 36.5% 12.8% 23.1% 27.6% 63.5% 4.4% 39.9% 79.9% 8.3% 4.1% 7 0 12.4% 21 7 5.9% 10 6 8 25 24.2% 0 0 0
2012 25 SDP NL 352 1377 3.91 862 62.6% 32.8% 10.6% 26.6% 30.0% 67.2% 0.0% 42.0% 84.3% 11.4% 2.8% 10 0 15.1% 53 24 9.9% 35 16 18 39 31.6% 0 0 0
2013 26 SDP NL 243 956 3.93 599 63.0% 32.4% 15.2% 24.4% 28.0% 67.6% 1.4% 42.6% 77.5% 14.4% 3.7% 9 0 16.0% 39 16 8.2% 20 12 16 38 29.6% 0 0 0
2014 27 TBR AL 336 1356 4.04 863 63.6% 34.4% 11.5% 26.8% 27.3% 65.6% 0.0% 41.7% 82.5% 15.8% 3.9% 13 0 14.6% 49 17 9.2% 31 20 30 41 42.3% 0 0 0
2015 28 TBR AL 513 2094 4.08 1311 62.6% 35.7% 11.8% 24.6% 27.8% 64.3% 0.0% 40.3% 81.6% 14.4% 6.0% 31 0 13.5% 69 21 9.4% 48 23 23 67 25.6% 0 0 0
5 Yrs 1613 6492 4.02 4073 62.9% 34.4% 12.1% 25.3% 28.2% 65.6% 0.7% 41.3% 81.6% 13.4% 4.3% 70 0 14.3% 231 85 8.9% 144 77 95 210 31.1% 0 0 0
MLB Averages 3.82 64.0% 27.5% 16.0% 27.2% 29.4% 72.5% 1.4% 46.4% 78.0% 27.2% 4.6% 13.7% 8.3% 24.0%

Cumulative Batting

Year Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
2011 24 62 169 150 12 32 9 1 0 12 3 1 12 33 .213 .281 .287 .568 62 43 3 3 2 2 3
2012 25 153 519 465 57 118 22 4 6 38 11 3 40 90 .254 .323 .357 .680 93 166 9 9 2 3 3
2013 26 228 762 685 79 165 28 5 12 57 17 4 59 144 .241 .310 .349 .659 88 239 14 11 3 4 5
2014 27 338 1098 986 111 232 40 6 18 83 19 4 84 215 .235 .303 .343 .646 84 338 23 15 5 8 5
2015 28 465 1609 1437 166 357 63 7 33 136 28 7 128 305 .248 .319 .371 .690 96 533 33 27 5 12 5

Neutralized Batting

Change to: Default / 750 Runs / 1968 Dodgers / 2000 Rockies or

All seasons are converted to 162-game seasons &
average team scoring of 716 total runs (4.42 R/G)
How this works
Year Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS RC Gact
2011 24 62 172 152 13 34 10 1 0 13 3 13 33 .224 .294 .303 .597 13 62
2012 25 91 362 323 52 94 14 3 7 30 9 31 57 .291 .365 .418 .783 47 91
2013 26 75 250 225 26 52 7 1 7 23 7 21 54 .231 .301 .364 .666 24 75
2014 27 110 344 307 37 73 13 1 7 30 2 27 71 .238 .304 .355 .659 32 110
2015 28 127 528 463 64 137 25 1 16 61 10 48 90 .296 .375 .458 .833 77 127
5 Yrs 465 1656 1470 192 390 69 7 37 157 31 140 305 .265 .339 .397 .736 193 465
162 Game Avg. 162 577 512 67 136 24 2 13 55 11 49 106 .265 .339 .397 .736 67 465



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Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

Stats are Year-Value-Rank · Glossary

Hit By Pitch s c a p y
2015 AL  12 (3rd)

                                         

Hall Of Fame Statistics

Player rank in (·)

Hall of Fame StandardsBatting - 2 (2840), Average HOFer ≈ 50
JAWS Second Base (251st), 6.3 career WAR/6.3 7yr-peak WAR/6.3 JAWS
Average HOF 2B (out of 20) = 69.3 career WAR/44.4 7yr-peak WAR/56.9 JAWS

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