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Steve Avery PBraves

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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
11 1554.7 96 83 0 980 4.19 17.1
Birth Date4-14-1970
Height6' 4"
Weight180 lbs
BatsL
ThrowsL
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
1990 ATL 20 21 20 99.0 97.0 2.0 3 11 0 0 6 0 466 121 79 62 7 173 45 43 2 75 5.64 3.64 4.31 13.4 1.5
1991 ATL 21 35 35 210.3 210.3 0.0 18 8 0 0 17 0 868 189 89 79 21 293 65 65 3 137 3.38 3.76 4.36 26.2 2.9
1992 ATL 22 35 35 233.7 233.7 0.0 11 11 0 0 23 3 969 216 95 83 14 301 71 68 0 129 3.20 3.36 4.01 23.7 2.6
1993 ATL 23 35 35 223.3 223.3 0.0 18 6 0 0 25 1 891 216 81 73 14 299 43 38 0 125 2.94 3.25 4.08 32.5 3.4
1994 ATL 24 24 24 151.7 151.7 0.0 8 3 0 0 14 1 628 127 71 68 15 206 55 51 4 122 4.04 3.91 4.48 20.1 2.0
1995 ATL 25 29 29 173.3 173.3 0.0 7 13 0 0 11 2 724 165 92 90 22 275 52 48 6 141 4.67 4.09 5.15 15.8 1.6
1996 ATL 26 24 23 131.0 130.3 0.7 7 10 0 1 11 1 567 146 70 65 10 206 40 32 4 86 4.47 3.78 4.16 26.3 2.6
1997 BOS 27 22 18 96.7 92.7 4.0 6 7 0 1 6 0 453 127 76 69 15 204 49 49 2 51 6.42 5.69 6.31 3.8 0.6
1998 BOS 28 34 23 123.7 117.0 6.7 10 7 0 2 10 0 546 128 74 69 14 203 64 64 4 57 5.02 5.42 6.31 2.1 0.6
1999 CIN 29 19 19 96.0 96.0 0.0 6 7 0 0 8 0 426 75 62 55 11 127 78 78 1 51 5.16 5.97 6.88 -5.3 -0.5
2003 DET 33 19 0 16.0 0.0 16.0 2 0 0 1 0 0 71 19 11 10 5 38 7 6 0 6 5.62 7.72 8.86 -4.6 -0.4
Career2972611554.71525.329.39683051318660915298007231482325569542269804.194.104.81154.117.1

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
1988 PUL Rk 10 10 66.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1989 DUR A+ 13 13 86.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1989 GRN AA 13 13 84.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1990 ATL MLB 21 20 99.0 4.31 106 .296 .258 .315 .388 .258 .338 108 14.8 1.6 13.4 1.5
1990 GWN AAA 13 13 82.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1991 ATL MLB 35 35 210.3 4.36 101 .241 .250 .311 .370 .255 .262 107 21.2 2.2 26.2 2.9
1992 ATL MLB 35 35 233.7 4.01 99 .240 .251 .311 .367 .253 .268 102 17.1 1.9 23.7 2.6
1993 ATL MLB 35 35 223.3 4.08 110 .226 .261 .319 .396 .255 .285 100 32.2 3.3 32.5 3.4
1994 ATL MLB 24 24 151.7 4.48 105 .228 .259 .320 .400 .249 .259 101 19.2 1.8 20.1 2.0
1995 ATL MLB 29 29 173.3 5.15 89 .248 .262 .323 .406 .254 .284 99 10.0 1.0 15.8 1.6
1996 ATL MLB 24 23 131.0 4.16 108 .259 .261 .320 .408 .250 .319 96 20.0 1.9 26.3 2.6
1996 GRN AA 1 1 0.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1997 BOS MLB 22 18 96.7 6.31 73 .300 .271 .339 .431 .266 .333 100 2.4 0.2 3.8 0.6
1997 SAR A+ 1 1 3.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .286 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1997 PAW AAA 1 1 5.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .067 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1998 BOS MLB 34 23 123.7 6.31 78 .265 .269 .334 .428 .265 .280 102 2.1 0.2 2.1 0.6
1998 PAW AAA 3 3 11.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1999 CIN MLB 19 19 96.0 6.88 62 .256 .265 .340 .424 .260 .225 100 -3.6 -0.3 -5.3 -0.5
2000 MCN A 2 2 6.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 MYR A+ 7 7 47.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 GRN AA 6 6 29.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 GWN AAA 4 4 21.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 DET MLB 19 0 16.0 8.86 9 .314 .266 .334 .434 .265 .264 94 -5.2 -0.5 -4.6 -0.4
2003 TOL AAA 22 2 34.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .267 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
1988 PUL Rk 7 1 0 10 10 66.0 38 19 80 2 0% .000 5.2 2.6 0.3 10.9 0.86 1.50 0.0 0.0
1989 DUR A+ 6 4 0 13 13 86.7 59 20 90 5 0% .000 6.1 2.1 0.5 9.3 0.91 1.45 0.0 0.0
1989 GRN AA 6 3 0 13 13 84.3 68 34 75 3 0% .000 7.3 3.6 0.3 8.0 1.21 2.78 0.0 0.0
1990 GWN AAA 5 5 0 13 13 82.3 85 21 69 7 0% .000 9.3 2.3 0.8 7.5 1.29 3.39 0.0 0.0
1990 ATL MLB 3 11 0 21 20 99.0 121 45 75 7 50% .338 11.0 4.1 0.6 6.8 1.68 5.64 13.4 1.5
1991 ATL MLB 18 8 0 35 35 210.3 189 65 137 21 48% .262 8.1 2.8 0.9 5.9 1.21 3.38 26.2 2.9
1992 ATL MLB 11 11 0 35 35 233.7 216 71 129 14 46% .268 8.3 2.7 0.5 5.0 1.23 3.20 23.7 2.6
1993 ATL MLB 18 6 0 35 35 223.3 216 43 125 14 47% .285 8.7 1.7 0.6 5.0 1.16 2.94 32.5 3.4
1994 ATL MLB 8 3 0 24 24 151.7 127 55 122 15 50% .259 7.5 3.3 0.9 7.2 1.20 4.04 20.1 2.0
1995 ATL MLB 7 13 0 29 29 173.3 165 52 141 22 49% .284 8.6 2.7 1.1 7.3 1.25 4.67 15.8 1.6
1996 ATL MLB 7 10 0 24 23 131.0 146 40 86 10 46% .319 10.0 2.7 0.7 5.9 1.42 4.47 26.3 2.6
1996 GRN AA 0 0 0 1 1 0.7 0 0 0 0 0% .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.00 0.00 0.0 0.0
1997 BOS MLB 6 7 0 22 18 96.7 127 49 51 15 41% .333 11.8 4.6 1.4 4.7 1.82 6.42 3.8 0.6
1997 SAR A+ 0 0 0 1 1 3.0 2 1 3 0 0% .286 6.0 3.0 0.0 9.0 1.00 0.00 0.0 0.0
1997 PAW AAA 1 0 0 1 1 5.0 1 3 1 0 0% .067 1.8 5.4 0.0 1.8 0.80 0.00 0.0 0.0
1998 BOS MLB 10 7 0 34 23 123.7 128 64 57 14 51% .280 9.3 4.7 1.0 4.1 1.55 5.02 2.1 0.6
1998 PAW AAA 0 2 0 3 3 11.3 9 9 6 2 0% .000 7.2 7.2 1.6 4.8 1.59 5.58 0.0 0.0
1999 CIN MLB 6 7 0 19 19 96.0 75 78 51 11 45% .225 7.0 7.3 1.0 4.8 1.59 5.16 -5.3 -0.5
2000 GRN AA 0 5 0 6 6 29.0 43 22 17 6 0% .000 13.3 6.8 1.9 5.3 2.24 8.69 0.0 0.0
2000 MCN A 0 1 0 2 2 6.0 6 1 7 2 0% .000 9.0 1.5 3.0 10.5 1.17 1.50 0.0 0.0
2000 MYR A+ 3 3 0 7 7 47.0 40 25 32 2 0% .000 7.7 4.8 0.4 6.1 1.38 1.53 0.0 0.0
2000 GWN AAA 1 3 0 4 4 21.0 23 17 8 3 0% .000 9.9 7.3 1.3 3.4 1.90 9.43 0.0 0.0
2003 DET MLB 2 0 0 19 0 16.0 19 7 6 5 53% .264 10.7 3.9 2.8 3.4 1.62 5.62 -4.6 -0.4
2003 TOL AAA 1 4 0 22 2 34.3 37 10 14 6 0% .267 9.7 2.6 1.6 3.7 1.37 3.15 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
2000-07-28 2000-09-05 Minors 39 0 Left Shoulder Strain - -
1999-07-24 1999-10-03 15-DL 71 67 Left Shoulder Surgery Labrum 1999-08-05 -
1999-05-12 1999-05-23 DTD 11 9 Left Fingers Blister - -
1997-08-02 1997-08-08 DTD 6 6 - Neck Tightness - -
1997-05-04 1997-07-05 15-DL 62 57 Left Groin Strain - -
1996-09-03 1996-09-14 DTD 11 9 Left Trunk Strain Side - -
1996-07-12 1996-09-03 15-DL 53 49 Left Trunk Strain Side - -

Compensation

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Details

2014 Preseason Forecast

Last Update: 3/11/2014 05:35 ET

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Diagnostics

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BP Articles

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Pitching Backward: The Dangerous Business of Comparing Stroman to MadduxJeff Long2014-09-11
This article requires BP Premium accessHot Stove Scouting Report: Clayton KershawRyan Parker2014-01-16
This article requires BP Premium accessHot Stove Scouting Report: Clayton KershawSteffan Segui2014-01-16
This article requires BP Premium accessPlayoff Prospectus: Backs Against the Wall: The 2013 St. Louis Cardinals and HistoryMike Gianella2013-10-30
The Lineup Card: Nine of Our Favorite Pitcher ConversionsBaseball Prospectus2013-08-14
This article requires BP Premium accessWestern Front: They Took Their TurnGeoff Young2013-02-04
Baseball ProGUESTus: Remembering the 2003 TigersMatt Sussman2012-12-18
Future Shock Blog: Draft Day Dream CrushingKevin Goldstein2012-06-04
This article requires BP Premium accessPainting the Black: Braves Still Building the Wight WayR.J. Anderson2012-03-06
This article requires BP Premium accessThe BP Broadside: The Rudy Pemberton Project Goes to BaltimoreSteven Goldman2011-12-27
The BP Wayback Machine: PECOTA Takes on Pitching Prospects and Left-Handed PitchersNate Silver2011-12-15
This article requires BP Premium accessThe BP Broadside: The Birds Need a Leather FetishSteven Goldman2011-08-31
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Q&A: Bob KipperDavid Laurila2011-01-04
Checking the Numbers: Ranking R2C2Eric Seidman2010-12-15
World Series Prospectus: Game Four AnalysisChristina Kahrl2010-11-01
World Series Prospectus: Fall Classic MemoriesBaseball Prospectus2010-10-27
Spinning Yarn: The Glavine LineMike Fast2010-10-14
This article requires BP Premium accessOverthinking It: Present-ing The FutureBen Lindbergh2010-06-24
Under The Knife: Wednesday UpdateWill Carroll2010-06-09
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessTeam Health Reports: Seattle MarinersWill Carroll2010-02-17
This article requires BP Premium accessPlayer Profile: Tom GlavineMarc Normandin2010-02-16
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: He Should Have Picked LeeSteven Goldman2009-11-01
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Rocking with HansonKevin Goldstein2009-09-01
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: The Left WingJoe Sheehan2009-08-19
Prospectus Q&A: John SmoltzDavid Laurila2009-06-25
Prospectus Idol Entry: The 1991 World Series: An Adventure in Championship ExpectancyMatt Swartz2009-06-21
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: Inglorious BastardsSteven Goldman2009-06-19
This article requires BP Premium accessThe Ledger Domain: Salary Arbitration Beats Free AgencyMaury Brown2009-02-25
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: Trading Up and Trading DownJoe Sheehan2008-11-16
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: Prelude to the Great UnpluggingJay Jaffe2008-08-28
UTK Wrap: Not Just the Usual SuspectsWill Carroll2008-05-16
This article requires BP Premium accessLies, Damned Lies: The Lost Generation?Nate Silver2008-05-15
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: The Big DealJoe Sheehan2007-12-05
Prospectus Matchups: The (Elimination) GamersJim Baker2007-10-19
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: The Buehrle DilemmaJoe Sheehan2007-06-28
This article requires BP Premium accessLies, Damned Lies: PECOTA Takes on Pitching Prospects and Left-Handed PitchersNate Silver2007-04-12
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: D-Train...Out of Town?Joe Sheehan2006-07-30
This article requires BP Premium accessDoctoring The Numbers: The Draft, Part TenRany Jazayerli2006-05-11
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: The King?Joe Sheehan2005-08-15
This article requires BP Premium accessCrooked Numbers: Seeing RedJames Click2005-06-23
This article requires BP Premium accessDoctoring The Numbers: The Draft, Part FourRany Jazayerli2005-06-02
This article requires BP Premium accessDoctoring The Numbers: The Draft, Part ThreeRany Jazayerli2005-05-25
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Q&A: John SchuerholzJonah Keri2005-05-16
Prospectus Triple Play: Atlanta Braves, Tampa Bay Devil Rays, Toronto Blue JaysBaseball Prospectus2005-01-17
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: What is a Deadline Trade Worth?, Part 2Steven Goldman2004-07-28
2004 Internet Hall of Fame: The Results Are InNeal Traven2004-01-05
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: No Such ThingJoe Sheehan2003-08-12
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: August 1-4Christina Kahrl2003-08-06
Prospectus Triple Play: Anaheim Angels, Chicago Cubs, Detroit TigersBaseball Prospectus2003-07-31
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: July 25-28Christina Kahrl2003-07-29
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: June 10-15Christina Kahrl2003-06-19
This article requires BP Premium accessUnder The Knife: Scary Moment at WrigleyWill Carroll2003-06-09
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: May 8-11, 2003Christina Kahrl2003-05-14
This article requires BP Premium accessTesting the Nexus: Pitcher Age and Workload EffectsWill Carroll2003-04-16
This article requires BP Premium accessTesting the Nexus: Pitcher Age and Workload EffectsLee Sinins2003-04-16
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: Forwarding a StereotypeJoe Sheehan2003-04-14
Spring Training Q&A: Ryan KleskoCraig Elsten2003-03-13
Transaction Analysis: The CentralsChristina Kahrl2003-01-30
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Feature: How Sure is a "Can't Miss" Pitching Prospect?Paul Covert2002-05-09


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