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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
13 1715.7 92 108 0 1279 4.44 14.6
Birth Date9-21-1975
Height6' 4"
Weight215 lbs
BatsR
ThrowsL
WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA. (For previous card version with FAIR_RA, click here.)
cFIP and DRA are not available on a by-team basis and display as zeroes(0). See TOT line for season totals of these stats.
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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA WARP
1999 TEX MLB 2 0 2.7 12 0 3 3 .257 108 40.5 0.0 10.1 10.1 35% .643 .557 4.50 15.58 33.75 102 20.43 -0.4
2000 TEX MLB 30 13 98.7 109 58 66 14 .266 98 9.9 5.3 1.3 6.0 53% .307 .269 1.69 5.59 5.38 109 5.18 1.0
2001 TEX MLB 30 30 186.0 220 69 115 14 .263 103 10.6 3.3 0.7 5.6 51% .329 .269 1.55 4.00 4.45 96 4.46 2.7
2002 TEX MLB 10 10 59.7 67 22 28 7 .265 102 10.1 3.3 1.1 4.2 46% .297 .279 1.49 4.90 4.98 112 5.55 0.0
2003 MIL 0 8 8 52.3 49 21 35 8 .253 103 8.4 3.6 1.4 6.0 45% .256 .259 1.34 4.83 2.58 0 0.00 0.0
2003 TEX 0 1 1 3.0 4 4 2 2 .285 118 12.0 12.0 6.0 6.0 45% .222 .412 2.67 14.43 12.00 0 0.00 0.0
2003 TOR 0 12 11 54.0 70 26 25 6 .261 104 11.7 4.3 1.0 4.2 43% .333 .288 1.78 5.11 5.00 0 0.00 0.0
2004 MIL MLB 34 34 207.3 192 79 166 14 .259 91 8.3 3.4 0.6 7.2 49% .290 .246 1.31 3.48 3.39 90 4.45 3.0
2005 MIL MLB 35 35 222.7 196 93 208 26 .256 99 7.9 3.8 1.1 8.4 47% .276 .251 1.30 3.95 3.84 88 4.46 2.5
2006 MIL MLB 34 34 203.3 206 102 159 19 .258 94 9.1 4.5 0.8 7.0 47% .302 .266 1.51 4.34 4.91 104 4.66 2.5
2007 ARI MLB 33 33 192.7 211 95 144 21 .255 104 9.9 4.4 1.0 6.7 49% .318 .264 1.59 4.66 4.25 102 5.12 1.3
2008 ARI MLB 26 26 146.0 160 64 112 13 .259 101 9.9 3.9 0.8 6.9 49% .322 .269 1.53 4.13 4.32 103 4.97 0.9
2009 ARI MLB 34 34 203.3 203 103 146 25 .256 99 9.0 4.6 1.1 6.5 45% .291 .272 1.50 4.80 4.12 116 5.08 1.0
2010 MIL MLB 8 8 38.3 55 21 34 6 .261 92 12.9 4.9 1.4 8.0 49% .386 .343 1.98 5.25 7.51 111 8.36 -1.4
2011 CHN MLB 9 9 45.7 59 26 36 2 .258 103 11.6 5.1 0.4 7.1 46% .361 .302 1.86 3.83 6.50 109 6.08 -0.6
2003 TOT MLB 21 20 109.3 123 51 62 16 .258 104 10.1 4.2 1.3 5.1 44% .296 .279 1.59 5.23 4.03 112 5.45 0.3
CareerMLB3062861715.718137831279180.259999.54.10.96.748%.307.2681.514.394.441025.0012.8

Statistics for All Levels

'opp' stats - Quality of opponents faced - have been moved and are available only as OPP_QUAL in the Statistics reports now.
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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA
1997 PCH A+ 9 8 49.3 29 33 52 2 .000 5.3 6.0 0.4 9.5 0% .229 .000 1.26 3.65 3.10
1998 PCH A+ 27 27 155.3 129 74 173 8 .000 7.5 4.3 0.5 10.0 0% .000 .000 1.31 3.32 3.25
1999 TEX MLB 2 0 2.7 12 0 3 3 .257 108 40.5 0.0 10.1 10.1 35% .643 .557 4.50 15.58 33.75
1999 TUL AA 12 12 74.3 65 25 79 9 .000 7.9 3.0 1.1 9.6 0% .000 .000 1.21 3.85 2.42
1999 OKL AAA 13 11 78.0 77 31 74 4 .000 8.9 3.6 0.5 8.5 0% .000 .000 1.38 3.58 3.00
2000 TEX MLB 30 13 98.7 109 58 66 14 .266 98 9.9 5.3 1.3 6.0 53% .307 .269 1.69 5.59 5.38
2000 OKL AAA 12 12 69.7 62 34 53 8 .000 8.0 4.4 1.0 6.8 0% .000 .000 1.38 5.05 2.84
2001 TEX MLB 30 30 186.0 220 69 115 14 .263 103 10.6 3.3 0.7 5.6 51% .329 .269 1.55 4.00 4.45
2001 OKL AAA 2 2 15.7 10 4 14 1 .000 5.7 2.3 0.6 8.0 0% .000 .000 0.89 3.35 2.87
2002 TEX MLB 10 10 59.7 67 22 28 7 .265 102 10.1 3.3 1.1 4.2 46% .297 .279 1.49 4.90 4.98
2002 OKL AAA 9 9 61.3 70 11 48 7 .000 10.3 1.6 1.0 7.0 0% .335 .000 1.32 4.05 4.99
2003 MIL MLB 8 8 52.3 49 21 35 8 .253 103 8.4 3.6 1.4 6.0 45% .256 .259 1.34 4.83 2.58
2003 TEX MLB 1 1 3.0 4 4 2 2 .285 118 12.0 12.0 6.0 6.0 45% .222 .412 2.67 14.43 12.00
2003 TOR MLB 12 11 54.0 70 26 25 6 .261 104 11.7 4.3 1.0 4.2 43% .333 .288 1.78 5.11 5.00
2003 HUN AA 1 1 6.0 5 3 6 0 .000 7.5 4.5 0.0 9.0 0% .312 .000 1.33 3.07 3.00
2003 IND AAA 5 5 34.7 33 10 19 2 .000 8.6 2.6 0.5 4.9 0% .277 .000 1.24 3.98 4.15
2003 OKL AAA 4 4 27.7 29 1 18 3 .000 9.4 0.3 1.0 5.8 0% .302 .000 1.08 3.62 3.25
2004 MIL MLB 34 34 207.3 192 79 166 14 .259 91 8.3 3.4 0.6 7.2 49% .290 .246 1.31 3.48 3.39
2005 MIL MLB 35 35 222.7 196 93 208 26 .256 99 7.9 3.8 1.1 8.4 47% .276 .251 1.30 3.95 3.84
2006 MIL MLB 34 34 203.3 206 102 159 19 .258 94 9.1 4.5 0.8 7.0 47% .302 .266 1.51 4.34 4.91
2007 ARI MLB 33 33 192.7 211 95 144 21 .255 104 9.9 4.4 1.0 6.7 49% .318 .264 1.59 4.66 4.25
2008 ARI MLB 26 26 146.0 160 64 112 13 .259 101 9.9 3.9 0.8 6.9 49% .322 .269 1.53 4.13 4.32
2008 TUC AAA 2 2 9.7 10 3 6 0 .257 111 9.3 2.8 0.0 5.6 48% .303 .221 1.34 3.18 3.71
2009 ARI MLB 34 34 203.3 203 103 146 25 .256 99 9.0 4.6 1.1 6.5 45% .291 .272 1.50 4.80 4.12
2010 MIL MLB 8 8 38.3 55 21 34 6 .261 92 12.9 4.9 1.4 8.0 49% .386 .343 1.98 5.25 7.51
2010 WIS A 1 1 7.0 6 3 4 0 .265 113 7.7 3.9 0.0 5.1 52% .286 .218 1.29 4.18 1.29
2010 NAS AAA 2 2 8.0 5 2 12 0 .259 95 5.6 2.2 0.0 13.5 50% .278 .210 0.88 1.33 1.12
2011 CHN MLB 9 9 45.7 59 26 36 2 .258 103 11.6 5.1 0.4 7.1 46% .361 .302 1.86 3.83 6.50
2011 DAY A+ 1 1 6.7 2 2 7 0 .253 106 2.7 2.7 0.0 9.4 36% .143 .116 0.60 2.19 0.00
2011 CHR AAA 9 9 52.0 51 12 46 2 .255 94 8.8 2.1 0.3 8.0 47% .322 .227 1.21 2.72 2.60
2011 IOW AAA 1 1 3.7 4 0 5 0 .268 147 9.8 0.0 0.0 12.3 50% .400 .201 1.09 1.06 4.91
2012 OMA AAA 20 16 106.3 124 38 88 12 .271 100 10.5 3.2 1.0 7.4 47% .346 .275 1.52 4.75 4.66

Plate Discipline

YEAR PITCHES ZONE_RT SWING_RT CONTACT_RT Z_SWING_RT O_SWING_RT Z_CONTACT_RT O_CONTACT_RT SW_STRK_RT
2008 2413 0.4712 0.4169 0.8250 0.6025 0.2516 0.9051 0.6542 0.1740
2009 3455 0.4573 0.4278 0.8309 0.6285 0.2587 0.9043 0.6804 0.1671
2010 782 0.4821 0.4003 0.8658 0.5836 0.2296 0.9318 0.7097 0.1278
2011 862 0.5023 0.3956 0.8416 0.5520 0.2378 0.8996 0.7059 0.1584
Career75120.46950.41770.83390.60670.2510.90690.6780.1642

Injury History  —  No longer being updated

Last Update: 12/31/2014 23:59 ET

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2010-10-02 2010-10-02 On-Alr 0 0 Left Elbow Surgery Ulnar Nerve Transposition and Flexor Tendon 2010-10-02
2010-07-10 2010-10-04 15-DL 86 75 Left Elbow Inflammation Tendonitis -
2010-05-11 2010-07-06 15-DL 56 51 General Medical Cardiovascular Pericarditis -
2009-03-04 2009-03-18 Camp 14 0 Left Upper Arm Inflammation Triceps -
2008-04-09 2008-05-22 15-DL 43 38 General Medical Cancer Thyroid Gland 2008-04-10
2007-02-18 2007-02-22 Camp 4 0 Low Back Soreness -
2006-06-25 2006-07-04 DTD 9 9 Low Back Stiffness -
2006-02-24 2006-02-24 Camp 0 0 Low Back Soreness -
2005-02-27 2005-03-05 Camp 6 0 Low Back Soreness -
2003-06-01 2003-06-03 DTD 2 1 Left Shoulder Contusion -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2010 MIL $4,250,000
2009 ARI $8,750,000
2008 ARI $7,750,000
2007 ARI $5,500,000
2006 MIL $3,200,000
2005 MIL $2,050,000
2004 MIL $450,000
2003 MIL $427,500
2003 TEX $427,500
2002 TEX $310,000
2001 TEX $250,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
10 yrPrevious$33,365,000
10 yrTotal$33,365,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
10 y 13 dSteve Canter1 year (2012)

Details
  • 1 year (2012). Signed by Kansas City as a free agent 5/12/12 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year/$0.9M (2011). Signed by Chicago Cubs as a free agent 4/13/11 (minor-league contract). $0.9M salary in majors. $2M in performance bonuses. Contract purchased by Chicago Cubs 5/14/11. Released by Chicago Cubs 6/29/11.
  • 1 year/$5.25M (2010), plus 2011 mutual option. Signed by Milwaukee as a free agent 1/20/10. 10:$4.25M, 11:$6.5M mutual option, $1M buyout. $1M annually in performance bonuses based on games, starts, innings pitched. Milwaukee declined option 11/2/10.
  • 3 years/$22M (2007-09). Re-signed by Arizona 1/07 (avoided arbitration, $7.5M-$5.25M). 07:$5.5M, 08:$7.75M, 09:$8.75M.
  • 2 years/$4.75M (2005-06). Signed extension with Milwaukee 7/04. 05:$2.05M, 06:$2.7M. 2005 salary increased to $2.35M with 34 starts in 2004. 2006 salary increased to $3.2M with 33 starts in 2005. $0.4M in bonuses. Acquired by Arizona in trade from Milwaukee 11/06.
  • 1 year/$0.45M (2004). Signed by Milwaukee (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year/$0.4275M (2003). Re-signed by Texas 2/03. Sent outright to Triple-A 3/03. Contract purchased 4/03. Claimed by Toronto off waivers after being DFA by Texas 4/03. DFA by Toronto 7/03.
  • 1 year/$0.31M (2002). Re-signed by Texas 2/02.
  • Drafted by Texas 1996 (10-293) (City College of San Francisco).

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Playoff Prospectus: Cubs versus DiamondbacksNate Silver2007-10-02
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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2015, Doug Davis threw 9,233 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2007 and 2011, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, the MLB Postseason and Spring Training. In 2011, he relied primarily on his Cutter (82mph) and Fourseam Fastball (85mph), also mixing in a Curve (70mph) and Change (79mph). He also rarely threw a Sinker (84mph).