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Todd Ritchie PPirates

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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
8 835.7 43 54 0 516 4.71 7
Birth Date11-7-1971
Height6' 3"
Weight205 lbs
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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
1997 MIN 25 42 0 74.7 0.0 74.7 2 3 0 2 0 1 331 87 41 38 11 136 28 28 2 44 4.58 5.09 5.36 2.2 0.2
1998 MIN 26 15 0 24.0 0.0 24.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 113 30 17 15 1 44 9 9 0 21 5.62 3.14 3.75 5.6 0.5
1999 PIT 27 28 26 172.7 170.7 2.0 15 9 0 0 16 3 716 169 79 67 17 264 54 51 4 107 3.49 4.12 5.03 14.5 1.2
2000 PIT 28 31 31 187.0 187.0 0.0 9 8 0 0 18 1 804 208 111 100 26 345 51 50 3 124 4.81 4.40 5.34 23.8 2.6
2001 PIT 29 33 33 207.3 207.3 0.0 11 15 0 0 16 0 887 211 118 103 23 334 52 45 7 124 4.47 4.11 5.13 16.2 1.5
2002 CHA 30 26 23 133.7 131.0 2.7 5 15 0 0 9 1 623 176 104 90 18 273 52 50 5 77 6.06 4.94 5.43 8.7 0.9
2003 MIL 31 5 5 28.3 28.3 0.0 1 2 0 0 1 0 131 36 17 16 4 54 10 10 4 15 5.08 5.23 5.32 2.6 0.3
2004 TBA 32 4 2 8.0 6.0 2.0 0 2 0 0 0 0 42 12 9 8 4 26 6 6 1 4 9.00 11.28 10.17 -2.3 -0.2
Career184120835.7730.3105.343540260636479294964371041476262249265164.714.485.2471.37.0

Advanced

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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
1990 ELZ Rk 11 11 65.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1991 KEN A 21 21 116.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1992 VIS A+ 28 28 172.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1993 NAA AA 12 10 46.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1994 NAA AA 4 4 17.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1995 NBR AA 24 21 113.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1996 NBR AA 29 10 82.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1996 SLC AAA 16 0 24.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1997 MIN MLB 42 0 74.7 5.36 91 .275 .264 .327 .419 .256 .309 99 2.5 0.2 2.2 0.2
1998 MIN MLB 15 0 24.0 3.75 125 .273 .277 .343 .448 .273 .354 99 5.6 0.5 5.6 0.5
1998 SLC AAA 36 0 60.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1999 PIT MLB 28 26 172.7 5.03 94 .240 .268 .339 .430 .261 .285 95 11.8 1.1 14.5 1.2
1999 NAS AAA 1 1 5.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 PIT MLB 31 31 187.0 5.34 96 .258 .266 .337 .431 .259 .303 101 18.9 1.8 23.8 2.6
2001 PIT MLB 33 33 207.3 5.13 93 .252 .262 .325 .425 .258 .276 101 13.3 1.3 16.2 1.5
2002 CHA MLB 26 23 133.7 5.43 90 .300 .258 .324 .414 .258 .335 102 7.3 0.7 8.7 0.9
2003 MIL MLB 5 5 28.3 5.32 87 .290 .276 .342 .435 .269 .327 102 1.3 0.1 2.6 0.3
2004 TBA MLB 4 2 8.0 10.17 11 .370 .262 .335 .439 .264 .296 107 -2.3 -0.2 -2.3 -0.2
2004 CSC A 2 2 11.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .419 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 MNT AA 2 2 11.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .219 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 DUR AAA 16 16 88.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .294 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2008 MOD A+ 4 3 17.0 4.24 112 .184 .253 .321 .368 .246 .269 101 2.7 0.3 2.7 0.3
2008 TUL AA 1 1 5.7 11.15 -52 .403 .271 .325 .414 .265 .286 94 -2.5 -0.2 -2.7 -0.3

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
1990 ELZ Rk 5 2 0 11 11 65.0 45 24 49 5 0% .000 6.2 3.3 0.7 6.8 1.06 1.94 0.0 0.0
1991 KEN A 7 6 0 21 21 116.7 113 50 101 3 0% .000 8.7 3.9 0.2 7.8 1.40 3.55 0.0 0.0
1992 VIS A+ 11 9 0 28 28 172.7 193 65 129 13 0% .000 10.1 3.4 0.7 6.7 1.49 5.06 0.0 0.0
1993 NAA AA 3 2 0 12 10 46.7 46 15 41 2 0% .000 8.9 2.9 0.4 7.9 1.31 3.66 0.0 0.0
1994 NAA AA 0 2 0 4 4 17.0 24 7 9 1 0% .000 12.7 3.7 0.5 4.8 1.82 4.24 0.0 0.0
1995 NBR AA 4 9 0 24 21 113.0 135 54 60 12 0% .000 10.8 4.3 1.0 4.8 1.67 5.73 0.0 0.0
1996 SLC AAA 0 4 0 16 0 24.7 27 11 19 5 0% .000 9.8 4.0 1.8 6.9 1.54 5.47 0.0 0.0
1996 NBR AA 3 7 4 29 10 82.7 101 30 53 6 0% .000 11.0 3.3 0.7 5.8 1.58 5.44 0.0 0.0
1997 MIN MLB 2 3 0 42 0 74.7 87 28 44 11 37% .309 10.5 3.4 1.3 5.3 1.54 4.58 2.2 0.2
1998 MIN MLB 0 0 0 15 0 24.0 30 9 21 1 42% .354 11.2 3.4 0.4 7.9 1.62 5.62 5.6 0.5
1998 SLC AAA 1 3 4 36 0 60.7 55 31 62 5 0% .000 8.2 4.6 0.7 9.2 1.42 4.15 0.0 0.0
1999 PIT MLB 15 9 0 28 26 172.7 169 54 107 17 50% .285 8.8 2.8 0.9 5.6 1.29 3.49 14.5 1.2
1999 NAS AAA 0 0 0 1 1 5.0 6 1 2 0 0% .000 10.8 1.8 0.0 3.6 1.40 1.80 0.0 0.0
2000 PIT MLB 9 8 0 31 31 187.0 208 51 124 26 58% .303 10.0 2.5 1.3 6.0 1.39 4.81 23.8 2.6
2001 PIT MLB 11 15 0 33 33 207.3 211 52 124 23 56% .276 9.2 2.3 1.0 5.4 1.27 4.47 16.2 1.5
2002 CHA MLB 5 15 0 26 23 133.7 176 52 77 18 50% .335 11.9 3.5 1.2 5.2 1.71 6.06 8.7 0.9
2003 MIL MLB 1 2 0 5 5 28.3 36 10 15 4 44% .327 11.4 3.2 1.3 4.8 1.62 5.08 2.6 0.3
2004 MNT AA 1 0 0 2 2 11.0 8 3 4 1 0% .219 6.5 2.5 0.8 3.3 1.00 2.45 0.0 0.0
2004 DUR AAA 4 6 0 16 16 88.7 112 23 41 19 0% .294 11.4 2.3 1.9 4.2 1.52 6.29 0.0 0.0
2004 CSC A 1 1 0 2 2 11.0 13 3 13 0 0% .419 10.6 2.5 0.0 10.6 1.45 4.09 0.0 0.0
2004 TBA MLB 0 2 0 4 2 8.0 12 6 4 4 39% .296 13.5 6.8 4.5 4.5 2.25 9.00 -2.3 -0.2
2008 TUL AA 0 1 0 1 1 5.7 8 5 1 2 43% .286 12.6 7.9 3.2 1.6 2.28 12.63 -2.7 -0.3
2008 MOD A+ 1 0 0 4 3 17.0 14 3 9 0 54% .269 7.4 1.6 0.0 4.8 1.00 3.18 2.7 0.3

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
2003-04-24 2003-09-30 60-DL 159 141 Right Shoulder Surgery Rotator Cuff 2003-06-17
2002-08-04 2002-09-10 15-DL 37 33 Right Shoulder Inflammation -
2000-07-24 2000-08-12 15-DL 19 17 Right Shoulder Strain - -
1999-08-21 1999-09-06 15-DL 16 15 Right Shoulder Inflammation Tendonitis - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2003 MIL $1,150,000
2002 CHA $3,533,333
2001 PIT $1,933,333
2000 PIT $380,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
4 yrPrevious$6,996,666
4 yrTotal$6,996,666

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
5 y 57 d

Details
  • signed as a free agent from TB 1/05 (minor-league contract)
  • contract purchased 9/04 sent to minor-league camp 3/04 signed as a free agent from MIL 1/04 (minor-league contract) signed as a free agent from CWS 1/03, 1 year/$1.15M (03)
  • 2 year/$5.5M (01-02)
  • acquired in trade from PIT 12/01

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Future Shock Blog: Draft Day Dream CrushingKevin Goldstein2012-06-04
The BP Broadside: Eight Things I Hope Are TrueSteven Goldman2011-05-05
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This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Preview: Saturday's Games to WatchCaleb Peiffer2008-05-17
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Prospectus Today: Winter Meetings Preview, Part OneJoe Sheehan2006-12-01
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: Moneyball IIJoe Sheehan2006-07-06
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: The DealsJoe Sheehan2005-11-28
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: ChampsJoe Sheehan2005-10-27
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: The Wests, etc.Christina Kahrl2005-03-25
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Offseason - The CentralsChristina Kahrl2005-03-11
Prospectus Triple Play: Florida Marlins, New York Yankees, Pittsburgh PiratesBaseball Prospectus2004-11-17
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: August 30-September 15Christina Kahrl2004-09-17
Prospectus Triple Play: Boston Red Sox, Cincinnati Reds, Florida Marlins, New York Yankees, Pittsburgh Pirates, San Diego PadresBaseball Prospectus2004-03-30
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 22-25, 2004Christina Kahrl2004-03-26
Prospectus Triple Play: Chicago White Sox, St. Louis Cardinals, Texas RangersBaseball Prospectus2004-02-24
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: January 12-February 6, 2004Christina Kahrl2004-02-11
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: September 26-October 12Christina Kahrl2003-10-15
This article requires BP Premium access"This is Our Fault": The McClatchy Ownership as Team Builder, Part IVSteven Goldman2003-09-02
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This article requires BP Premium accessUnder The Knife: Under The NeedleWill Carroll2003-06-18
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Transaction Analysis: The CentralsChristina Kahrl2003-01-30
Transaction Analysis: September 4-10, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-09-12
Transaction Analysis: August 15-18, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-08-21
Transaction Analysis: August 4-7, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-08-12
Transaction Analysis: July 22-25, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-07-28
The Daily Prospectus: Time to Go, KennyJoe Sheehan2002-07-26
Transaction Analysis: June 11-12, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-06-14
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: June 6-8, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-06-10
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Feature: Draft 2001: The First RoundJoe Sheehan2002-06-05
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Feature: Analyzing PAP (Part One)Keith Woolner2002-05-21
Prospectus Feature: Aim for the Head: Dropping the Worst StartsKeith Woolner2002-05-03
6-4-3: Noises from the Feedbag, Part TwoGary Huckabay2002-04-12
Transaction Analysis: March 26-30, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-04-02
Prospectus Feature: American League PredictionsBaseball Prospectus2002-03-31
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 19-25, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-03-27
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This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Feature: The Success CycleJonah Keri2002-02-28
2001 Internet Baseball Awards Results: Your Choices for the League's Top HonorsGreg Spira2001-11-09
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