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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
14 672 40 39 217 588 3.46 9.4
Birth Date10-11-1966
Height6' 4"
Weight210 lbs
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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
1988 BAL MLB 10 0 11.0 10 10 9 1 .270 100 8.2 8.2 0.8 7.4 29% .290 .277 1.82 5.09 3.27 104 4.16 0.1
1989 BAL MLB 64 0 85.0 57 46 90 1 .265 100 6.0 4.9 0.1 9.5 45% .257 .213 1.21 2.54 1.69 71 2.80 2.0
1990 BAL MLB 64 0 74.3 57 31 74 3 .262 98 6.9 3.8 0.4 9.0 43% .278 .214 1.18 2.71 2.42 74 2.89 1.8
1991 BAL MLB 72 0 73.7 74 29 72 1 .265 98 9.0 3.5 0.1 8.8 50% .340 .240 1.40 2.35 3.18 75 3.44 1.2
1992 BAL MLB 60 0 61.3 46 24 58 3 .264 98 6.8 3.5 0.4 8.5 54% .270 .212 1.14 2.71 2.05 77 2.62 1.6
1993 BAL MLB 50 0 45.0 37 18 44 1 .260 102 7.4 3.6 0.2 8.8 52% .288 .213 1.22 2.53 1.60 76 3.35 0.9
1994 ATL MLB 16 0 14.7 19 13 10 1 .254 103 11.7 8.0 0.6 6.1 45% .346 .310 2.18 5.45 9.20 117 8.36 -0.4
1995 CLE 0 3 0 2.7 5 2 0 1 .273 99 16.9 6.8 3.4 0.0 58% .364 .412 2.62 10.27 13.50 0 0.00 0.0
1995 KCA 0 20 0 30.3 23 17 21 3 .268 98 6.8 5.0 0.9 6.2 57% .233 .233 1.32 4.72 3.26 0 0.00 0.0
1996 DET 0 43 0 43.0 43 28 29 6 .270 99 9.0 5.9 1.3 6.1 43% .280 .276 1.65 5.74 5.02 0 0.00 0.0
1996 HOU 0 9 0 9.3 12 7 8 1 .244 106 11.6 6.8 1.0 7.7 44% .355 .282 2.04 5.02 4.82 0 0.00 0.0
1997 KCA 0 34 0 41.7 39 17 28 3 .263 97 8.4 3.7 0.6 6.0 57% .295 .238 1.34 4.03 3.02 0 0.00 0.0
1997 MIN 0 11 0 8.3 19 11 6 0 .257 98 20.5 11.9 0.0 6.5 45% .500 .375 3.60 5.67 18.36 0 0.00 0.0
1998 ARI MLB 64 0 68.7 56 25 55 4 .259 97 7.3 3.3 0.5 7.2 53% .265 .222 1.18 3.36 3.01 89 3.81 1.2
1999 ARI MLB 61 0 60.7 54 25 45 9 .266 101 8.0 3.7 1.3 6.7 45% .256 .241 1.30 4.85 3.71 99 5.05 0.4
2000 LAN MLB 13 0 17.7 21 7 15 4 .254 92 10.7 3.6 2.0 7.6 33% .321 .308 1.58 5.66 5.09 102 7.60 -0.3
2001 LAN MLB 28 0 24.7 26 20 24 4 .257 92 9.5 7.3 1.5 8.8 46% .306 .325 1.86 5.60 8.03 112 7.65 -0.6
1995 TOT MLB 23 0 33.0 28 19 21 4 .268 98 7.6 5.2 1.1 5.7 58% .247 .251 1.42 5.17 4.09 108 4.24 0.4
1996 TOT MLB 52 0 52.3 55 35 37 7 .265 100 9.5 6.0 1.2 6.4 43% .294 .277 1.72 5.61 4.99 106 5.73 -0.1
1997 TOT MLB 45 0 50.0 58 28 34 3 .262 98 10.4 5.0 0.5 6.1 55% .344 .271 1.72 4.31 5.58 106 5.64 -0.2
CareerMLB6220672.059833058846.263998.04.40.67.948%.289.2421.383.653.46894.257.9

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
1988 BAL MLB 10 0 11.0 10 10 9 1 .270 100 8.2 8.2 0.8 7.4 29% .290 .277 1.82 5.09 3.27
1988 HAG A+ 8 0 9.0 5 2 9 1 .000 5.0 2.0 1.0 9.0 0% .000 .000 0.78 3.32 2.00
1988 CHR AA 8 0 15.3 24 6 22 2 .000 14.1 3.5 1.2 12.9 0% .000 .000 1.96 2.88 5.88
1989 BAL MLB 64 0 85.0 57 46 90 1 .265 100 6.0 4.9 0.1 9.5 45% .257 .213 1.21 2.54 1.69
1990 BAL MLB 64 0 74.3 57 31 74 3 .262 98 6.9 3.8 0.4 9.0 43% .278 .214 1.18 2.71 2.42
1991 BAL MLB 72 0 73.7 74 29 72 1 .265 98 9.0 3.5 0.1 8.8 50% .340 .240 1.40 2.35 3.18
1992 BAL MLB 60 0 61.3 46 24 58 3 .264 98 6.8 3.5 0.4 8.5 54% .270 .212 1.14 2.71 2.05
1993 BAL MLB 50 0 45.0 37 18 44 1 .260 102 7.4 3.6 0.2 8.8 52% .288 .213 1.22 2.53 1.60
1994 ATL MLB 16 0 14.7 19 13 10 1 .254 103 11.7 8.0 0.6 6.1 45% .346 .310 2.18 5.45 9.20
1994 GWN AAA 8 2 11.3 8 8 13 1 .000 6.4 6.4 0.8 10.4 0% .000 .000 1.42 4.03 1.59
1995 CLE MLB 3 0 2.7 5 2 0 1 .273 99 16.9 6.8 3.4 0.0 58% .364 .412 2.62 10.27 13.50
1995 KCA MLB 20 0 30.3 23 17 21 3 .268 98 6.8 5.0 0.9 6.2 57% .233 .233 1.32 4.72 3.26
1995 BUF AAA 18 0 21.7 16 9 25 0 .000 6.6 3.7 0.0 10.4 0% .000 .000 1.15 2.12 2.49
1995 OMA AAA 1 0 1.0 0 1 1 0 .000 0.0 9.0 0.0 9.0 0% .000 .000 1.00 4.17 0.00
1996 DET MLB 43 0 43.0 43 28 29 6 .270 99 9.0 5.9 1.3 6.1 43% .280 .276 1.65 5.74 5.02
1996 HOU MLB 9 0 9.3 12 7 8 1 .244 106 11.6 6.8 1.0 7.7 44% .355 .282 2.04 5.02 4.82
1996 IND AAA 7 0 6.3 6 6 4 1 .000 8.6 8.6 1.4 5.7 0% .000 .000 1.90 6.65 4.29
1997 KCA MLB 34 0 41.7 39 17 28 3 .263 97 8.4 3.7 0.6 6.0 57% .295 .238 1.34 4.03 3.02
1997 MIN MLB 11 0 8.3 19 11 6 0 .257 98 20.5 11.9 0.0 6.5 45% .500 .375 3.60 5.67 18.36
1997 OMA AAA 9 5 35.3 30 10 20 4 .000 7.6 2.5 1.0 5.1 0% .245 .000 1.13 4.14 3.31
1998 ARI MLB 64 0 68.7 56 25 55 4 .259 97 7.3 3.3 0.5 7.2 53% .265 .222 1.18 3.36 3.01
1999 ARI MLB 61 0 60.7 54 25 45 9 .266 101 8.0 3.7 1.3 6.7 45% .256 .241 1.30 4.85 3.71
2000 LAN MLB 13 0 17.7 21 7 15 4 .254 92 10.7 3.6 2.0 7.6 33% .321 .308 1.58 5.66 5.09
2000 SBR A+ 6 4 6.7 8 4 8 0 .000 10.7 5.4 0.0 10.7 0% .000 .000 1.79 3.08 4.03
2000 ABQ AAA 4 0 4.0 3 2 2 0 .000 6.8 4.5 0.0 4.5 0% .000 .000 1.25 4.08 4.50
2001 LAN MLB 28 0 24.7 26 20 24 4 .257 92 9.5 7.3 1.5 8.8 46% .306 .325 1.86 5.60 8.03

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
2000-04-09 2000-08-01 60-DL 114 98 Right Elbow Inflammation Ulnar Neuritis - -
1999-06-23 1999-07-08 15-DL 15 14 - Low Back Spasms - -
1994-04-04 1994-05-30 15-DL 56 47 Right Elbow Strain - -
1993-08-09 1993-09-22 15-DL 44 40 Right Elbow Sprain Partial Ulnar Collateral Ligament Tear - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2001 LAN $1,750,000
2000 LAN $1,250,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
2 yrPrevious$3,000,000
2 yrTotal$3,000,000

 

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessSkewed Left: Rarefied Rookie ReliefZachary Levine2014-11-10
This article requires BP Premium accessPebble Hunting: The Weirdness of Walking Barry BondsSam Miller2014-01-03
Perfect Game Presents: 2013 Rookie of the Year CandidatesGeorge Bissell2013-03-29
This article requires BP Premium accessOverthinking It: Ranking RiveraBen Lindbergh2013-03-22
The BP Wayback Machine: Projecting the Top of the CropNate Silver2013-01-18
Wezen-Ball: New Unis Same as the OldLarry Granillo2011-11-15
The BP Broadside: Oh, To Live on Closer MountainSteven Goldman2011-09-20
The BP Wayback Machine: How Do You Rate Relief?Nate Silver2011-05-26
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Beat: Hot Spots: Relief PitchersMike Petriello2010-08-26
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: Get Back in Line, Part 2Steven Goldman2010-02-21
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: Inglorious BastardsSteven Goldman2009-06-19
This article requires BP Premium accessEvery Given Sunday: Dropping the AxeJohn Perrotto2008-06-22
This article requires BP Premium accessLies, Damned Lies: Projecting the Top of the CropNate Silver2008-06-05
This article requires BP Premium accessUnder The Knife: This One Goes to ElevenWill Carroll2008-05-22
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Preview: Thursday's Games to WatchCaleb Peiffer2008-05-22
This article requires BP Premium accessLies, Damned Lies: The Lost Generation?Nate Silver2008-05-15
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Matchups: Stocks, Cactus, Grapefruit & JonesJim Baker2008-03-07
Doctoring The Numbers: The Cubs and the Red SoxRany Jazayerli2008-02-27
This article requires BP Premium accessDoctoring The Numbers: Angels, Indians, and RedsRany Jazayerli2008-02-06
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: A Subjective Look at the Worst Pitching Staffs of All TimeSteven Goldman2007-08-06
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: Calm SeasJoe Sheehan2007-07-23
This article requires BP Premium accessThe Class of 2007: The PitchersJay Jaffe2007-01-09
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: August 18-22Christina Kahrl2006-08-23
Lies, Damned Lies: The Origins of the CloserNate Silver2006-08-16
Doctoring The Numbers: The Draft, Part 11Rany Jazayerli2006-06-02
This article requires BP Premium accessDoctoring The Numbers: The Draft, Part TenRany Jazayerli2006-05-11
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: Illusions in PhoenixJoe Sheehan2005-05-16
Prospectus Triple Play: Boston Red Sox, Cincinnati Reds, San Diego PadresBaseball Prospectus2003-06-17
Transaction Analysis: March 6-13, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-03-18


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