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Career Summary
Years G IP W L SV ERA WARP
16 306 1715.7 92 108 0 4.44 19.9
Birth Date9-21-1975
Height6' 4"
Weight215 lbs
BatsR
ThrowsL
WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA..
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 W L SV 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 0 0 0 12 0 3 3 .257 108 40.5 0.0 10.1 10.1 35% .643 .557 4.50 15.58 33.75 108 7.05 -0.0
2000 TEX MLB 30 13 98.7 7 6 0 109 58 66 14 .266 98 9.9 5.3 1.3 6.0 53% .307 .269 1.69 5.59 5.38 110 5.75 0.5
2001 TEX MLB 30 30 186.0 11 10 0 220 69 115 14 .263 103 10.6 3.3 0.7 5.6 51% .329 .269 1.55 4.00 4.45 101 4.39 2.9
2002 TEX MLB 10 10 59.7 3 5 0 67 22 28 7 .265 102 10.1 3.3 1.1 4.2 46% .297 .279 1.49 4.90 4.98 116 5.54 0.0
2003 MIL 0 8 8 52.3 3 2 0 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 0 0 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 4 6 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 12 12 0 192 79 166 14 .259 91 8.3 3.4 0.6 7.2 49% .290 .246 1.31 3.48 3.39 88 3.42 5.4
2005 MIL MLB 35 35 222.7 11 11 0 196 93 208 26 .256 99 7.9 3.8 1.1 8.4 47% .276 .251 1.30 3.95 3.84 86 3.67 4.6
2006 MIL MLB 34 34 203.3 11 11 0 206 102 159 19 .258 94 9.1 4.5 0.8 7.0 47% .302 .266 1.51 4.34 4.91 103 5.12 1.6
2007 ARI MLB 33 33 192.7 13 12 0 211 95 144 21 .255 104 9.9 4.4 1.0 6.7 49% .318 .264 1.59 4.66 4.25 101 4.88 1.8
2008 ARI MLB 26 26 146.0 6 8 0 160 64 112 13 .259 101 9.9 3.9 0.8 6.9 49% .322 .269 1.53 4.13 4.32 102 4.12 2.3
2009 ARI MLB 34 34 203.3 9 14 0 203 103 146 25 .256 99 9.0 4.6 1.1 6.5 45% .291 .272 1.50 4.80 4.12 117 5.32 0.6
2010 MIL MLB 8 8 38.3 1 4 0 55 21 34 6 .261 92 12.9 4.9 1.4 8.0 49% .386 .343 1.98 5.25 7.51 109 5.19 0.0
2011 CHN MLB 9 9 45.7 1 7 0 59 26 36 2 .258 103 11.6 5.1 0.4 7.1 46% .361 .302 1.86 3.83 6.50 108 4.25 0.4
2003 TOT MLB 21 20 109.3 7 8 0 123 51 62 16 .258 104 10.1 4.2 1.3 5.1 44% .296 .279 1.59 5.23 4.03 113 5.91 -0.2
CareerMLB3062861715.792108018137831279180.259999.54.10.96.748%.307.2681.514.394.441024.6419.9

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 W L SV 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 5 3 0 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 11 7 0 129 74 173 8 .000 7.5 4.3 0.5 10.0 0% -.475 .000 1.31 3.32 3.25
1999 TEX MLB 2 0 2.7 0 0 0 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 4 4 0 65 25 79 9 .000 7.9 3.0 1.1 9.6 0% -.496 .000 1.21 3.85 2.42
1999 OKL AAA 13 11 78.0 7 0 0 77 31 74 4 .000 8.9 3.6 0.5 8.5 0% -.670 .000 1.38 3.58 3.00
2000 TEX MLB 30 13 98.7 7 6 0 109 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 8 3 0 62 34 53 8 .000 8.0 4.4 1.0 6.8 0% -.562 .000 1.38 5.05 2.84
2001 TEX MLB 30 30 186.0 11 10 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 2 0 0 10 4 14 1 .000 5.7 2.3 0.6 8.0 0% -.474 .000 0.89 3.35 2.87
2002 TEX MLB 10 10 59.7 3 5 0 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 4 3 0 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 3 2 0 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 0 0 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 4 6 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 1 0 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 1 2 0 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 3 0 0 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 12 12 0 192 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 11 11 0 196 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 11 11 0 206 102 159 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 13 12 0 211 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 6 8 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 1 1 0 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 9 14 0 203 103 146 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 1 4 0 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 1 0 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 1 0 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 1 7 0 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 1 0 0 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 2 5 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 0 0 0 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 9 4 0 124 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 2409 0.4525 0.4056 0.8045 0.5908 0.2525 0.8866 0.6456 0.1955
2009 3455 0.4463 0.4151 0.8201 0.6031 0.2635 0.8903 0.6905 0.1799
2010 782 0.4527 0.3887 0.8520 0.5847 0.2266 0.9034 0.7423 0.1480
2011 862 0.5162 0.3828 0.8152 0.5258 0.2302 0.8761 0.6667 0.1848
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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).

2016 Preseason Forecast

Last Update: 3/15/2015 05:35 ET

PCT W L SV G GS IP H BB SO HR BABIP WHIP ERA DRA VORP WARP
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2016 Rest-of-Season Forecast

Last Update: 9/25/2016 11:52 ET

PCT W L SV G GS IP H BB SO HR BABIP WHIP ERA DRA VORP WARP
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Diagnostics

Breakout Rate Improve Rate Collapse Rate Attrition Rate MLB %
0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Upside By Year

2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 PEAK 5
8.18.802.32.3out of baseball21.5

Previous Year Preseason Upside By Year

Yr Proj 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 PEAK 5
20158.18.802.32.3out of baseball21.5

Comparable Players (Similarity Index )

Rank Score Name Year Run Average Trend

BP Annual Player Comments

YearComment
2012 Rasputin-grade survivor Doug Davis couldn’t stop the bleeding during nine starts with the Cubs, but fooled the kids in Triple-A after the Sox picked him up; still ticking despite a decade of substandard stuff and health, he’ll likely bring his slow-and-slower routine to someone’s spring training complex, unless a coterie of tsarist aristocrats take him for a long walk along the Neva first.
2011 Davis is nothing if not a survivor, having scratched out an 11-season career despite thyroid cancer, deficient stuff, and enough men on base to cast a remake of Gone with the Wind. Last year, Davis was able to pitch around a case of pericarditis, but couldn’t wiggle past the nearly two baserunners per inning he allowed or the elbow woes that ended his season after only eight disastrous starts. Back on the street at age 35 with a new scar on his elbow, it’s unlikely that Davis will still be able to fool major-league hitters with his mid-80s “fastball,” cutter, and curve. Then again, it was unlikely for him to have ever done so.
2010 Davis is a concrete example of how a deceptive delivery and quality secondary pitches can go a long way towards making up for a below-average fastball for a southpaw. He walks too many hitters relative to his strikeout total, but has proven himself durable—even recovering from cancer to surpass the 200-inning plateau once again—and effective enough to consistently manage an ERA in the low fours. A league-average innings muncher in every sense of the term, Davis is still a solid third or fourth starter and, at 33 years old, could continue frustrating hitters for years to come.
2009 We all know what Doug Davis is—he's the same thing he's been for years, a guy who depends on a curve, and when it's on he can give you six or seven solid innings and keep you in the ballgame but never dominate. None of that matters a bit. What matters is that the dude did it having come back from cancer, and that's way cool. Rock on, Doug Davis. Rock on.
2008 Credit Josh Byrnes for taking a chance on Davis, who moved into a more difficult home park last year and nevertheless delivered a Doug Davis sort of season. As expected, Phoenix wasn't kind to him; though he split his starts evenly between home and the road, two-thirds of the homers he allowed came at Chase Field. What has separated Davis from 90 percent of the guys we say might be fourth starters is that he's made the Jamie Moyer Leap of Understanding: he gets what his limitations are and works within them, giving his team quality starts more than half the time while relying on his low-velocity curveball-driven mix. He also has one of the best pickoff moves around. He's not quite what you want at the front of your rotation, but he provides the sort of stability that lets the Diamondbacks take their chances with Randy Johnson.
2007 Davis has been durable, and manager Ned Yost and pitching coach Mike Maddux have handled him well, keeping his pitches per start at an acceptable level. Ironically, Davis`s durability, coupled with his challenge-everybody approach, has resulted in a lot of pitches thrown. From 2004 through 2006, Davis ranked twentieth, third, and tenth in the majors in total pitches thrown, respectively. The confluence of these factors--the regression in his rate stats, his mileage, and, most of all, his arbitration eligibility--encouraged the Brewers to pack him off to Arizona in November. He`s a lefty without dominating stuff coming to a park that`s even more generous to right-handed power than Miller Park. His unintentional walks per nine innings have gone from 3.3 to 3.6 to 4.5 over the last three years, and, during that same time, he gave up 3.6 runs per nine innings in Milwaukee against 5.1 on the road. So, he`s leaving the park that helped him, his control`s slipping, and he`s entering one of the game`s best hitter`s parks. Durability is an important quality, to be sure, but if he posts another ERA a half-run higher than league-average in this year, the Snakes should be satisfied.
2005 Measuring by VORP, Davis was the 19th best pitcher in baseball last year. In that sense, he was essentially the equal of Tim Hudson, Pedro Martinez, Mark Buehrle, or Roy Oswalt. Since being signed to a minor league contract in July 2003, Davis has thrown 259 innings for the Brewers with a 2.81 ERA. Not bad for a guy with average stuff who had plowed his way through two organizations who both needed pitching. Regardless of whether Davis can continue to pitch well, he's the best free talent acquisition any team has made in the past two years.
2004 A guy skips around this much, you might wonder what's going on. In this case, Davis appears to be unwilling to listen to his pitching coaches. When it was Oscar Acosta, you might have understood, but it moved beyond that last year. Given that he's less than dominant, you might find this monomaniacal conviction to use the Force surprising, but eventually he was going to get it his way, in that he could probably find some appropriately desperate team willing to take him, no questions asked. Certainly, six quick quality starts at season's end go a long way on this team. The real question is whether they'll tolerate him when he doesn't pitch well, because he is not going to keep doing that.
2003 The mystifying May demotion of Davis to Oklahoma was more about sending a message than anything strictly baseball-related. Then-pitching coach Oscar Acosta cited Davis’s lack of “a heartbeat.” Maybe so, but this club could really use a corpse if it can put up a sub-5.00 ERA—it’s the Rangers, after all. He’s out of options, so the Rangers have less incentive to jerk him around again this year (not that it guarantees they won’t). They can hope that the impressive control he demonstrated in Triple-A and the Dominican Winter League is a sign of things to come, and that the shoulder soreness that shortened his season isn’t.
2002 Last year’s numbers look tidy, but they don’t tell the story of Davis’s season. His ERA stood at 7.00 in mid-May, when he was demoted to Triple-A briefly. Upon returning, he began throwing a cut fastball underneath hitters’ hands to gain control of the inside half of the plate, and he posted an ERA of 3.84 the rest of the way. Davis’s soft-tossing ways won’t allow him to be ace material, but he’s the only member of the 2001 rotation who will be part of the next good Rangers team.
2001 Doug Davis managed to get 13 starts for the Rangers thanks to injuries and ineffectiveness among his staff mates. He doesn't throw real hard and lives and dies by his ability to keep hitters off stride and to move the ball around. There are a lot of pitchers who are very successful doing this. There are a lot more who aren't.
2000 The most promising Rangers pitching prospect. I wish that Oates had found a way to get him out of his major-league debut before he gave up 10 runs. Then again, Davis has had too much success in the minors to let one drubbing shatter his confidence. The Rangers would love to have left-handed pitchers in their rotation, so Davis has a good chance of starting for them sometime during 2000.

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Prospectus Hit List: Preseason EditionJay Jaffe2007-04-02
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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

A Collaboration between BrooksBaseball.net and Baseball Prospectus - Pitch classifications provided by Pitch Info LLC


Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2016, 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).