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Comparing Pecota

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With permission from Nate Silver the author of Pecota, below are the Baseball Prospectus Pecota projections. This gives us something to compare Eric's community projections against. Pecota doesn't understand when a player plays hurt all season like Furcal did, so to the algrorithm it looks like Furcal is in decline. I would fully expect a healthy Rafy to post a superior slug % then the Pecota projection. I've sorted by descending WARP.

Readers of this site might be familiar with the unique statistics of Baseball Prospectus but if not here are the glossary links.
EQA
VORP
WXRL

A VORP over 30 is very good but remember it does not take into account defense.

Pecota Hitting Projections
PLAYER POS AGE AVG OBP SLG OPS EQA VORP WARP
Martin, Russell C 25 0.284 0.37 0.439 0.809 0.28 31.2 6
Furcal, Rafael SS 30 0.28 0.35 0.389 0.739 0.262 24.6 5.8
Jones, Andruw CF 31 0.256 0.344 0.486 0.83 0.278 30.5 5.1
Kent, Jeff 2B 40 0.287 0.368 0.493 0.861 0.289 33.3 4.7
Kemp, Matthew CF 23 0.296 0.349 0.505 0.854 0.287 30.2 4.5
Laroche, Andy 3B 24 0.28 0.364 0.485 0.849 0.286 22.9 3.8
Ethier, Andre LF 26 0.286 0.354 0.453 0.807 0.274 18.2 3.6
Loney, James 1B 24 0.29 0.353 0.461 0.814 0.275 19.5 3.4
Pierre, Juan CF 30 0.29 0.332 0.357 0.689 0.247 6.6 2.2
Garciaparra, Nomar 1B 34 0.283 0.337 0.411 0.748 0.256 8.9 1.6
Abreu, Etanislao 2B 23 0.279 0.326 0.408 0.734 0.251 5.6 1.5
Hu, Chin-Lung SS 24 0.274 0.319 0.403 0.722 0.247 4.1 1.1
Young, Delwyn LF 26 0.268 0.318 0.451 0.77 0.258 1.4 0.3
Pecota Pitching Projections
PLAYER AGE ERA WHIP VORP WXRL WARP
Saito, Takashi 38 2.99 1.18 19.5 3.01 5.8
Billingsley, Chad 23 3.96 1.38 26.5 3.72 4.1
Kuroda, Hiroki 33 4.12 1.32 24.8 3.97 3.9
Penny, Brad 30 4.29 1.42 22.9 3.73 3.8
Lowe, Derek 35 4.12 1.37 22.2 3.75 3.6
Broxton, Jonathan 24 2.95 1.2 23.6 2.12 3.3
Schmidt, Jason 35 4.57 1.43 11.2 1.56 2.1
Kuo, Hong-Chih 26 4.28 1.4 10.3 1.11 1.8
Hull, Eric 28 4.09 1.45 8.8 0.97 1.6
Meloan, Jonathan 23 4.25 1.45 8 0.88 1.6
Loaiza, Esteban 36 4.72 1.44 6.8 1.05 1.4
Proctor, Scott 31 4.48 1.42 7.4 0.62 1.3
Beimel, Joe 31 4.3 1.48 6.3 0.57 1.1
Seanez, Rudy 39 4.31 1.38 5.9 0.53 1.1
Brazoban, Yhency 28 4.23 1.37 5.6 0.53 1
Myers, Mike 39 3.82 1.39 5.8 0.53 0.9
Martin, Tom 38 4.75 1.53 1.6 0.12 0.4
McDonald, James 23 5.48 1.54 0.1 0.15 0.2