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Ben Ford PBrewers

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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
3 45 1 2 0 23 7.80 -0.7
Birth Date8-15-1975
Height6' 7"
Weight200 lbs
BatsR
ThrowsR
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
1998 ARI MLB 8 0 10.0 13 3 5 2 .258 101 11.7 2.7 1.8 4.5 59% .297 .283 1.60 6.17 9.90 109 7.80 -0.3
2000 NYA MLB 4 2 11.0 14 7 5 1 .275 93 11.5 5.7 0.8 4.1 52% .361 .314 1.91 6.22 9.00 114 8.55 -0.3
2004 MIL MLB 19 0 24.0 25 10 13 4 .257 91 9.4 3.8 1.5 4.9 43% .269 .281 1.46 5.54 6.38 117 5.72 -0.0
CareerMLB31245.05220237.2629410.44.01.44.649%.298.2901.605.857.801146.92-0.6

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.
Minor league stats are currently shownClick to hide.
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
1995 GRB A 7 0 7.0 4 6 8 1 .000 5.1 7.7 1.3 10.3 0% .000 .000 1.43 5.44 5.14
1995 ONE A- 29 0 52.0 39 16 50 1 .000 6.8 2.8 0.2 8.7 0% .000 .000 1.06 2.70 0.87
1996 GRB A 43 0 82.3 75 33 84 3 .000 8.2 3.6 0.3 9.2 0% .000 .000 1.31 2.93 4.26
1997 TAM A+ 32 0 37.3 27 14 37 1 .000 6.5 3.4 0.2 8.9 0% .268 .000 1.10 3.20 1.93
1997 NRW AA 28 0 42.7 35 19 38 1 .000 7.4 4.0 0.2 8.0 0% .279 .000 1.26 3.14 4.22
1998 ARI MLB 8 0 10.0 13 3 5 2 .258 101 11.7 2.7 1.8 4.5 59% .297 .283 1.60 6.17 9.90
1998 TUC AAA 48 0 68.3 68 33 63 6 .000 9.0 4.3 0.8 8.3 0% .000 .000 1.48 4.52 4.35
1999 COH AAA 53 0 70.3 69 39 40 4 .000 8.8 5.0 0.5 5.1 0% .000 .000 1.54 4.73 4.74
2000 NYA MLB 4 2 11.0 14 7 5 1 .275 93 11.5 5.7 0.8 4.1 52% .361 .314 1.91 6.22 9.00
2000 COH AAA 20 2 44.0 37 24 41 3 .000 7.6 4.9 0.6 8.4 0% .000 .000 1.39 3.79 3.07
2000 IOW AAA 8 8 36.7 36 31 30 4 .000 8.8 7.6 1.0 7.4 0% .000 .000 1.83 5.89 6.62
2001 IOW AAA 5 5 23.3 31 9 16 3 .000 12.0 3.5 1.2 6.2 0% .000 .000 1.72 5.00 5.79
2002 IOW AAA 32 23 142.0 157 73 84 13 .000 10.0 4.6 0.8 5.3 0% .310 .000 1.62 5.31 4.88
2003 IND AAA 26 9 84.0 80 18 72 8 .000 8.6 1.9 0.9 7.7 0% .303 .000 1.17 3.66 3.00
2004 MIL MLB 19 0 24.0 25 10 13 4 .257 91 9.4 3.8 1.5 4.9 43% .269 .281 1.46 5.54 6.38
2004 IND AAA 32 1 42.7 53 21 36 2 .000 11.2 4.4 0.4 7.6 0% .378 .000 1.73 3.72 4.85

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  —  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
2004-05-16 2004-07-02 15-DL 47 39 Right Shoulder Inflammation -

Compensation

Year Team Salary

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status

Details
  • sent outright to Triple-A 10/04 contract purchased 9/04 sent outright to Triple-A 7/04 re-signed 11/03 (minor-league contract)

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Prospectus Triple Play: Anaheim Angels, Chicago Cubs, Milwaukee BrewersBaseball Prospectus2004-06-16
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: May 13-16, 2004Christina Kahrl2004-05-19
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