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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
16 2962.7 179 158 0 2464 3.97 35.2
Birth Date8-20-1960
Height6' 2"
Weight177 lbs
BatsR
ThrowsL
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
1984 SEA MLB 35 33 225.0 188 118 204 16 .265 99 7.5 4.7 0.6 8.2 48% .278 .255 1.36 3.54 3.40 81 3.60 3.9
1985 SEA MLB 24 24 126.7 122 91 72 22 .269 100 8.7 6.5 1.6 5.1 52% .256 .297 1.68 6.07 5.47 128 5.61 -0.5
1986 SEA MLB 37 36 239.3 234 123 245 30 .263 101 8.8 4.6 1.1 9.2 45% .311 .277 1.49 3.97 4.85 81 4.45 2.5
1987 SEA MLB 35 35 272.0 242 114 262 30 .262 103 8.0 3.8 1.0 8.7 49% .286 .246 1.31 3.69 3.84 73 3.75 6.1
1988 SEA MLB 35 35 261.3 222 110 235 32 .264 107 7.6 3.8 1.1 8.1 43% .272 .249 1.27 3.91 3.34 80 3.39 5.1
1989 MON 0 24 24 176.7 138 93 175 13 .252 99 7.0 4.7 0.7 8.9 45% .272 .245 1.31 3.22 2.39 0 0.00 0.0
1989 SEA 0 10 10 73.3 60 19 60 3 .258 101 7.4 2.3 0.4 7.4 46% .270 .225 1.08 2.69 3.56 0 0.00 0.0
1990 CAL MLB 33 33 223.0 215 104 195 13 .259 97 8.7 4.2 0.5 7.9 42% .319 .262 1.43 3.28 4.40 85 4.18 2.7
1991 CAL MLB 34 34 246.3 190 96 183 30 .264 96 6.9 3.5 1.1 6.7 36% .235 .243 1.16 4.20 3.00 93 3.71 4.5
1992 CAL MLB 32 32 229.0 206 74 174 14 .261 98 8.1 2.9 0.6 6.8 47% .285 .242 1.22 3.11 3.66 77 3.50 4.1
1993 CAL MLB 35 35 256.3 220 85 196 22 .262 97 7.7 3.0 0.8 6.9 47% .269 .232 1.19 3.59 3.20 77 3.59 5.8
1994 CAL MLB 18 18 119.3 121 54 109 19 .265 98 9.1 4.1 1.4 8.2 46% .304 .279 1.47 4.80 4.68 85 5.03 1.2
1995 CAL MLB 31 31 200.3 212 64 142 21 .262 99 9.5 2.9 0.9 6.4 47% .304 .256 1.38 4.09 4.63 87 4.64 2.7
1996 CAL MLB 18 18 123.3 116 45 83 18 .262 97 8.5 3.3 1.3 6.1 51% .265 .250 1.31 4.94 4.82 102 4.41 2.2
1997 ANA MLB 9 9 47.7 61 29 30 8 .269 96 11.5 5.5 1.5 5.7 46% .333 .323 1.89 5.89 5.85 116 7.25 -0.7
1998 SDN MLB 22 16 81.3 107 41 56 11 .259 91 11.8 4.5 1.2 6.2 47% .354 .316 1.82 5.00 5.86 115 7.79 -1.7
1999 CLE MLB 25 5 61.7 69 29 43 9 .263 103 10.1 4.2 1.3 6.3 50% .311 .272 1.59 5.12 5.25 100 6.02 -0.1
1989 TOT MLB 34 34 250.0 198 112 235 16 .254 100 7.1 4.0 0.6 8.5 45% .272 .239 1.24 3.06 2.74 83 3.42 4.9
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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
1981 BLN A- 13 13 85.0 81 46 97 2 .000 8.6 4.9 0.2 10.3 0% .000 .000 1.49 3.30 3.39
1982 BAK A+ 26 26 177.3 143 102 161 7 .000 7.3 5.2 0.4 8.2 0% .000 .000 1.38 3.40 2.54
1983 CHT AA 28 28 198.0 187 102 142 8 .000 8.5 4.6 0.4 6.5 0% .000 .000 1.46 3.41 3.59
1984 SEA MLB 35 33 225.0 188 118 204 16 .265 99 7.5 4.7 0.6 8.2 48% .278 .255 1.36 3.54 3.40
1985 SEA MLB 24 24 126.7 122 91 72 22 .269 100 8.7 6.5 1.6 5.1 52% .256 .297 1.68 6.07 5.47
1986 SEA MLB 37 36 239.3 234 123 245 30 .263 101 8.8 4.6 1.1 9.2 45% .311 .277 1.49 3.97 4.85
1987 SEA MLB 35 35 272.0 242 114 262 30 .262 103 8.0 3.8 1.0 8.7 49% .286 .246 1.31 3.69 3.84
1988 SEA MLB 35 35 261.3 222 110 235 32 .264 107 7.6 3.8 1.1 8.1 43% .272 .249 1.27 3.91 3.34
1989 MON MLB 24 24 176.7 138 93 175 13 .252 99 7.0 4.7 0.7 8.9 45% .272 .245 1.31 3.22 2.39
1989 SEA MLB 10 10 73.3 60 19 60 3 .258 101 7.4 2.3 0.4 7.4 46% .270 .225 1.08 2.69 3.56
1990 CAL MLB 33 33 223.0 215 104 195 13 .259 97 8.7 4.2 0.5 7.9 42% .319 .262 1.43 3.28 4.40
1991 CAL MLB 34 34 246.3 190 96 183 30 .264 96 6.9 3.5 1.1 6.7 36% .235 .243 1.16 4.20 3.00
1992 CAL MLB 32 32 229.0 206 74 174 14 .261 98 8.1 2.9 0.6 6.8 47% .285 .242 1.22 3.11 3.66
1993 CAL MLB 35 35 256.3 220 85 196 22 .262 97 7.7 3.0 0.8 6.9 47% .269 .232 1.19 3.59 3.20
1994 CAL MLB 18 18 119.3 121 54 109 19 .265 98 9.1 4.1 1.4 8.2 46% .304 .279 1.47 4.80 4.68
1995 CAL MLB 31 31 200.3 212 64 142 21 .262 99 9.5 2.9 0.9 6.4 47% .304 .256 1.38 4.09 4.63
1996 CAL MLB 18 18 123.3 116 45 83 18 .262 97 8.5 3.3 1.3 6.1 51% .265 .250 1.31 4.94 4.82
1996 LEL A+ 1 1 4.0 3 0 5 0 .000 6.8 0.0 0.0 11.2 0% .000 .000 0.75 1.37 0.00
1997 ANA MLB 9 9 47.7 61 29 30 8 .269 96 11.5 5.5 1.5 5.7 46% .333 .323 1.89 5.89 5.85
1997 LEL A+ 3 3 14.0 11 2 10 1 .000 7.1 1.3 0.6 6.4 0% .256 .000 0.93 3.64 3.21
1998 SDN MLB 22 16 81.3 107 41 56 11 .259 91 11.8 4.5 1.2 6.2 47% .354 .316 1.82 5.00 5.86
1999 CLE MLB 25 5 61.7 69 29 43 9 .263 103 10.1 4.2 1.3 6.3 50% .311 .272 1.59 5.12 5.25
1999 BUF AAA 4 4 18.7 16 8 11 4 .000 7.7 3.9 1.9 5.3 0% .000 .000 1.28 6.31 3.85

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
1999-08-18 1999-09-14 15-DL 27 25 Left Thigh Strain Quadriceps - -
1999-05-25 1999-06-25 15-DL 31 27 Left Elbow Inflammation Bone Spurs - -
1998-08-23 1998-09-12 20 19 Left Trunk Strain Ribcage - -
1998-04-15 1998-05-23 15-DL 38 34 Left Shoulder Strain - -
1997-08-21 1997-09-29 60-DL 39 35 Left Elbow Inflammation - -
1997-05-20 1997-08-20 60-DL 92 84 Left Elbow Surgery - -
1996-08-10 1996-09-30 60-DL 51 46 Right Knee Strain - -
1996-07-12 1996-07-28 15-DL 16 15 - Not Disclosed - -
1996-05-01 1996-05-31 15-DL 30 26 Right Knee Surgery Cartilage 1996-05-08 -
1994-04-06 1994-05-11 15-DL 35 33 Left Elbow Surgery Bone Chips 1994-04-12 -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2000 CLE $300,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$300,000
1 yrTotal$300,000

 

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BP Articles

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This article requires BP Premium accessRubbing Mud: GM in a Box: Dave DombrowskiMatthew Trueblood2015-08-13
Kershaw Day: In the Unlikely Event Kershaw Never Throws Another Pitch...Brendan Gawlowski2015-03-09
The Lineup Card: 13 Pitcher Injuries We Wish We Could UndoBaseball Prospectus2014-05-28
This article requires BP Premium accessWestern Front: Zeroes and OnesGeoff Young2013-01-15
The Lineup Card: 9 Winter Meetings MemoriesBaseball Prospectus2012-12-05
This article requires BP Premium accessRaising Aces: The Good Old Days: Randy JohnsonDoug Thorburn2012-11-02
This article requires BP Premium accessWestern Front: Before Felix was KingGeoff Young2012-08-21
This article requires BP Premium accessTen Prospects on the Bubble, Part Two: National LeagueBradley Ankrom2012-03-07
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: The Keltner All-Stars, Part IIJay Jaffe2012-01-16
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: Junkballin'Jay Jaffe2011-09-15
Between The Numbers: Good Days for DebutsJeremy Greenhouse2011-05-12
This article requires BP Premium accessDivide and Conquer, AL West: The Comeback KidsJoey Matschulat2011-03-31
This article requires BP Premium accessOn the Beat: The Giants Stand PatJohn Perrotto2011-03-11
Prospectus Q&A: J.T. SnowDavid Laurila2011-01-14
Prospectus Hit and Run: The Class of 2011: Bagwell and BaggageJay Jaffe2010-12-23
Prospectus Q&A: Dave Niehaus and Rick RizzsDavid Laurila2010-09-10
This article requires BP Premium accessSeidnotes: What Did Brown Do for You?Eric Seidman2010-08-20
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: The Futility of SellingSteven Goldman2010-07-30
BP Unfiltered: This Week in Minor League History: May 24 - May 30Geoff Young2010-05-28
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: Get Back in Line, Part 4Steven Goldman2010-03-23
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: The Left WingJoe Sheehan2009-08-19
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: California SchemingChristina Kahrl2009-08-17
This article requires BP Premium accessChecking the Numbers: Matchup DoppelgangersEric Seidman2009-07-31
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Senior Circuit ShufflesChristina Kahrl2009-03-03
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Roster OddmentsChristina Kahrl2009-02-03
This article requires BP Premium accessPlayer Profile: Jon LesterEric Seidman2008-10-13
This article requires BP Premium accessPlayer Profile: Jon LesterMarc Normandin2008-10-13
Player Profile: Cliff LeeMarc Normandin2008-09-11
Player Profile: Cliff LeeKevin Goldstein2008-09-11
Player Profile: Cliff LeeEric Seidman2008-09-11
This article requires BP Premium accessEvery Given Sunday: Big Apple ScrambleJohn Perrotto2008-08-17
This article requires BP Premium accessLies, Damned Lies: The Lost Generation?Nate Silver2008-05-15
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction of the Day: Bedard for FiveChristina Kahrl2008-02-10
This article requires BP Premium accessThe Class of 2008: The Starting PitchersJay Jaffe2008-01-03
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: August 28-31, 2006Christina Kahrl2006-09-01
This article requires BP Premium accessDoctoring The Numbers: The Draft, Part TenRany Jazayerli2006-05-11
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Matchups: Those Sinister DuosJim Baker2006-03-17
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: September 29-October 7Christina Kahrl2005-10-09
How Far They Fell: Putting the Indians' Miss Into ContextClay Davenport2005-10-03
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: September 1-7Christina Kahrl2005-09-08
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: August 1-4Christina Kahrl2005-08-05
This article requires BP Premium accessThe Class of 2005: The PitchersJay Jaffe2004-12-20
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Matchups: The Class of '05Jim Baker2004-11-30
Breaking Balls: So Long, EdgarDerek Zumsteg2004-08-09
2004 Internet Hall of Fame: The Results Are InNeal Traven2004-01-05
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: Lefty-Heavy RotationsJoe Sheehan2003-03-14


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