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Portrait of Jay Powell

Jay Powell PAstros

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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
11 542.3 36 23 22 423 4.17 4.8
Birth Date1-9-1972
Height6' 4"
Weight220 lbs
BatsR
ThrowsR
WARP Summary

Standard

YEAR TEAM AGE G GS IP IP-SP IP-RP W L SV BS QS BQS PA H R ER HR TB BB UBB HBP SO ERA FIP FRA VORP WARP
1995 FLO 23 9 0 8.3 0.0 8.3 0 0 0 0 0 0 38 7 2 1 0 7 6 5 2 4 1.08 4.98 6.04 -0.7 -0.1
1996 FLO 24 67 0 71.3 0.0 71.3 4 3 2 4 0 0 321 71 41 36 5 105 36 35 4 52 4.54 4.23 5.54 -3.1 -0.3
1997 FLO 25 74 0 79.7 0.0 79.7 7 2 2 2 0 0 337 71 35 29 3 93 30 27 4 65 3.28 3.21 4.23 10.5 1.1
1998 FLO 26 33 0 36.3 0.0 36.3 4 4 3 4 0 0 165 36 19 17 5 61 22 16 2 24 4.21 5.52 5.64 -2.4 -0.2
1998 HOU 26 29 0 34.0 0.0 34.0 3 3 4 2 0 0 137 22 9 9 1 32 15 12 1 38 2.38 2.63 2.27 9.8 0.9
1999 HOU 27 67 0 75.0 0.0 75.0 5 4 4 5 0 0 341 82 38 36 3 110 40 36 3 77 4.32 3.26 3.41 16.7 1.6
2000 HOU 28 29 0 27.0 0.0 27.0 1 1 0 0 0 0 127 29 18 17 1 37 19 18 0 16 5.67 4.46 5.35 2.3 0.2
2001 COL 29 39 0 38.7 0.0 38.7 3 1 7 1 0 0 157 34 18 12 5 58 12 9 2 26 2.79 4.43 5.38 4.3 0.4
2001 HOU 29 35 0 36.3 0.0 36.3 2 2 0 6 0 0 170 41 18 15 4 61 19 19 0 28 3.72 4.47 5.06 3.4 0.3
2002 TEX 30 51 0 49.7 0.0 49.7 3 2 0 5 0 0 224 50 28 19 5 73 24 20 1 35 3.44 4.47 4.92 6.1 0.6
2003 TEX 31 51 0 58.7 0.0 58.7 3 0 0 1 0 0 279 75 58 51 7 121 34 31 2 40 7.82 5.12 6.42 -0.6 -0.1
2004 TEX 32 23 0 24.0 0.0 24.0 1 1 0 0 0 0 103 24 11 9 3 39 11 10 0 17 3.38 4.74 4.89 3.3 0.3
2005 ATL 33 5 0 3.3 0.0 3.3 0 0 0 0 0 0 15 1 0 0 0 1 4 4 0 1 0.00 5.99 4.51 0.3 0.0
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Advanced

'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 FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
1993 AGA A 6 6 27.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1994 FRD A+ 26 20 123.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1995 FLO MLB 9 0 8.3 6.04 72 .234 .258 .314 .381 .244 .269 101 -0.7 -0.1 -0.7 -0.1
1995 PME AA 50 0 3.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1996 FLO MLB 67 0 71.3 5.54 80 .251 .267 .328 .413 .254 .295 98 -2.4 -0.2 -3.1 -0.3
1996 BRV A+ 1 1 2.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1997 FLO MLB 74 0 79.7 4.23 106 .245 .268 .334 .422 .261 .289 98 8.6 0.8 10.5 1.1
1998 FLO MLB 33 0 36.3 5.64 73 .275 .261 .330 .416 .258 .277 96 -2.4 -0.2 -2.4 -0.2
1998 HOU MLB 29 0 34.0 2.27 150 .189 .265 .333 .419 .262 .256 97 9.9 1.0 9.8 0.9
1999 HOU MLB 67 0 75.0 3.41 128 .269 .273 .346 .439 .264 .362 95 16.7 1.6 16.7 1.6
2000 HOU MLB 29 0 27.0 5.35 103 .249 .265 .341 .426 .258 .308 109 2.7 0.2 2.3 0.2
2000 ROU AA 1 1 2.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 NWO AAA 2 1 2.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2001 COL MLB 39 0 38.7 5.38 104 .229 .266 .332 .431 .263 .259 118 4.3 0.4 4.3 0.4
2001 HOU MLB 35 0 36.3 5.06 100 .273 .260 .328 .426 .261 .311 106 3.1 0.3 3.4 0.3
2002 TEX MLB 51 0 49.7 4.92 106 .249 .263 .331 .422 .266 .283 108 6.1 0.6 6.1 0.6
2002 TUL AA 2 0 2.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 OKL AAA 8 0 8.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .414 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 TEX MLB 51 0 58.7 6.42 81 .299 .261 .326 .415 .258 .349 109 -0.6 -0.1 -0.6 -0.1
2003 FRI AA 4 0 6.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .294 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 TEX MLB 23 0 24.0 4.89 111 .259 .263 .330 .422 .255 .292 109 3.3 0.3 3.3 0.3
2005 ATL MLB 5 0 3.3 4.51 102 .203 .239 .317 .370 .253 .100 101 0.3 0.0 0.3 0.0
2005 MIS AA 11 0 14.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 -.500 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg W L SV G GS IP H BB SO HR GB% BABIP H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 WHIP ERA VORP WARP
1993 AGA A 0 2 0 6 6 27.7 29 13 29 0 0% .000 9.4 4.2 0.0 9.4 1.52 4.55 0.0 0.0
1994 FRD A+ 7 7 1 26 20 123.3 132 54 87 13 0% .000 9.6 3.9 0.9 6.4 1.51 4.96 0.0 0.0
1995 FLO MLB 0 0 0 9 0 8.3 7 6 4 0 69% .269 7.6 6.5 0.0 4.3 1.56 1.08 -0.7 -0.1
1995 PME AA 5 4 24 50 0 3.0 42 15 53 2 0% .000 126.0 45.0 6.0 159.0 19.00 33.00 0.0 0.0
1996 FLO MLB 4 3 2 67 0 71.3 71 36 52 5 53% .295 9.0 4.5 0.6 6.6 1.50 4.54 -3.1 -0.3
1996 BRV A+ 0 0 0 1 1 2.0 0 0 4 0 0% .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 18.0 0.00 0.00 0.0 0.0
1997 FLO MLB 7 2 2 74 0 79.7 71 30 65 3 58% .289 8.0 3.4 0.3 7.3 1.27 3.28 10.5 1.1
1998 HOU MLB 3 3 4 29 0 34.0 22 15 38 1 57% .256 5.8 4.0 0.3 10.1 1.09 2.38 9.8 0.9
1998 FLO MLB 4 4 3 33 0 36.3 36 22 24 5 57% .277 8.9 5.4 1.2 5.9 1.60 4.21 -2.4 -0.2
1999 HOU MLB 5 4 4 67 0 75.0 82 40 77 3 48% .362 9.8 4.8 0.4 9.2 1.63 4.32 16.7 1.6
2000 HOU MLB 1 1 0 29 0 27.0 29 19 16 1 46% .308 9.7 6.3 0.3 5.3 1.78 5.67 2.3 0.2
2000 ROU AA 0 0 0 1 1 2.0 0 1 1 0 0% .000 0.0 4.5 0.0 4.5 0.50 0.00 0.0 0.0
2000 NWO AAA 0 0 0 2 1 2.0 2 2 2 0 0% .000 9.0 9.0 0.0 9.0 2.00 4.50 0.0 0.0
2001 HOU MLB 2 2 0 35 0 36.3 41 19 28 4 61% .311 10.2 4.7 1.0 6.9 1.65 3.72 3.4 0.3
2001 COL MLB 3 1 7 39 0 38.7 34 12 26 5 75% .259 7.9 2.8 1.2 6.1 1.19 2.79 4.3 0.4
2002 TEX MLB 3 2 0 51 0 49.7 50 24 35 5 65% .283 9.1 4.3 0.9 6.3 1.49 3.44 6.1 0.6
2002 TUL AA 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 0 1 0 0 0% .000 0.0 4.5 0.0 0.0 0.50 0.00 0.0 0.0
2002 OKL AAA 2 0 0 8 0 8.0 14 3 8 2 0% .414 15.8 3.4 2.2 9.0 2.12 12.38 0.0 0.0
2003 TEX MLB 3 0 0 51 0 58.7 75 34 40 7 47% .349 11.5 5.2 1.1 6.1 1.86 7.82 -0.6 -0.1
2003 FRI AA 0 0 1 4 0 6.7 5 5 8 0 0% .294 6.7 6.7 0.0 10.7 1.49 2.69 0.0 0.0
2004 TEX MLB 1 1 0 23 0 24.0 24 11 17 3 48% .292 9.0 4.1 1.1 6.4 1.46 3.38 3.3 0.3
2005 ATL MLB 0 0 0 5 0 3.3 1 4 1 0 50% .100 2.7 10.8 0.0 2.7 1.50 0.00 0.3 0.0
2005 MIS AA 2 0 0 11 0 14.0 6 3 8 0 0% -.500 3.9 1.9 0.0 5.1 0.64 0.64 0.0 0.0

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

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2005-07-30 2005-10-03 60-DL 65 59 Right Upper Arm Surgery Fractured Humerus 2005-07-31
2004-06-05 2004-10-04 60-DL 121 110 Right Elbow Surgery Tommy John Surgery 2004-07-08
2003-04-13 2003-05-03 15-DL 20 18 General Medical Vertigo -
2002-03-31 2002-06-10 60-DL 71 61 Right Fingers Strain Middle Finger Tendon -
2000-08-17 2000-10-02 60-DL 46 41 Right Shoulder Surgery 2000-08-29 -
2000-06-21 2000-08-05 15-DL 45 40 Right Shoulder Inflammation -
2000-05-17 2000-06-02 15-DL 16 14 Right Shoulder Inflammation - -
1996-04-20 1996-05-10 15-DL 20 19 Left Trunk Strain Intercostal - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2004 TEX $3,500,000
2003 TEX $3,250,000
2002 TEX $2,250,000
2001 HOU $1,600,000
2000 HOU $1,250,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
5 yrPrevious$11,850,000
5 yrTotal$11,850,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
8 y 23 dBo McKinnis

Details
  • contract purchased 7/05 signed as a free agent from TX 1/05 (minor-league contract)
  • 3 year/$9M (02-04) 02-04:$3M/year
  • bonuses to $0.5M for 69 g, $0.8M for games finished
  • signed as a free agent from COL 12/01
  • acquired in trade from HOU 6/01

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Future Shock Blog: Draft Day Dream CrushingKevin Goldstein2012-06-04
This article requires BP Premium accessEvery Given Sunday: Under ReviewJohn Perrotto2008-05-25
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: August 18-22Christina Kahrl2006-08-23
Prospectus Hit List: Week of July 31Jay Jaffe2005-08-02
This article requires BP Premium accessUnder The Knife: Upping the WorkloadWill Carroll2005-08-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: July 30Christina Kahrl2005-07-31
This article requires BP Premium accessUnder The Knife: An Ugly InjuryWill Carroll2005-07-30
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: July 14-19, 2005Christina Kahrl2005-07-21
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Offseason - The EastsChristina Kahrl2005-02-14
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: August 1-2Christina Kahrl2004-08-04
This article requires BP Premium accessUnder The Knife: Mid-Season Health ReportsWill Carroll2004-07-16
This article requires BP Premium accessUnder The Knife: Nip/TuckWill Carroll2004-07-09
This article requires BP Premium accessUnder The Knife: St. James Infirmary BluesWill Carroll2004-06-18
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: June 2-8, 2004Christina Kahrl2004-06-10
This article requires BP Premium access2004 Amateur Draft Preview: A Look at the OverlookedBoyd Nation2004-06-07
Prospectus Triple Play: Chicago White Sox, St. Louis Cardinals, Texas RangersBaseball Prospectus2004-03-23
Prospectus Roundtable: The Rodriguez-for-Soriano DealBaseball Prospectus2004-02-16
6-4-3: Hart to HartGary Huckabay2003-12-19
Prospectus Triple Play: Chicago White Sox, Houston Astros, Oakland Athletics, St. Louis Cardinals, Texas RangersBaseball Prospectus2003-09-02
Prospectus Triple Play: Cleveland Indians, Los Angeles Dodgers, Seattle MarinersBaseball Prospectus2003-05-30
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: May 1-7, 2003Christina Kahrl2003-05-09
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: April 17-20, 2003Christina Kahrl2003-04-23
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Transaction Analysis, The WestsChristina Kahrl2003-02-05
Transaction Analysis: September 4-10, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-09-12
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: June 9-10, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-06-12
Transaction Analysis: June 4-5, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-06-07
This article requires BP Premium accessThe Daily Prospectus: The Daily Prospectus: Notes on a MonitorJoe Sheehan2002-06-06
Transaction Analysis: April 23-24, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-04-26
Transaction Analysis: March 26-30, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-04-02
Transaction Analysis: March 6-13, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-03-18
This article requires BP Premium accessThe Daily Prospectus: The Daily Prospectus: A Great Race?Joe Sheehan2002-02-26


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