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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

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
1988 BAL 21 10 0 11.0 0.0 11.0 1 1 0 1 0 0 51 10 4 4 1 14 10 9 0 9 3.27 5.09 4.40 0.6 0.1
1989 BAL 22 64 0 85.0 0.0 85.0 5 2 27 6 0 0 356 57 17 16 1 75 46 36 1 90 1.69 2.54 2.54 21.5 2.3
1990 BAL 23 64 0 74.3 0.0 74.3 6 5 37 5 0 0 305 57 20 20 3 74 31 28 3 74 2.42 2.71 3.03 14.8 1.6
1991 BAL 24 72 0 73.7 0.0 73.7 4 6 31 8 0 0 319 74 28 26 1 86 29 24 1 72 3.18 2.35 2.67 19.4 2.1
1992 BAL 25 60 0 61.3 0.0 61.3 1 5 36 8 0 0 244 46 14 14 3 61 24 24 0 58 2.05 2.71 3.11 11.6 1.3
1993 BAL 26 50 0 45.0 0.0 45.0 0 2 29 6 0 0 188 37 9 8 1 49 18 15 0 44 1.60 2.53 2.88 9.7 1.0
1994 ATL 27 16 0 14.7 0.0 14.7 0 2 1 0 0 0 77 19 15 15 1 31 13 10 1 10 9.20 5.45 5.78 -0.8 -0.1
1995 CLE 28 3 0 2.7 0.0 2.7 0 0 0 0 0 0 14 5 4 4 1 9 2 2 0 0 13.50 10.27 8.64 -0.8 -0.1
1995 KCA 28 20 0 30.3 0.0 30.3 3 3 3 2 0 0 127 23 11 11 3 38 17 15 0 21 3.26 4.72 5.35 0.8 0.1
1996 DET 29 43 0 43.0 0.0 43.0 3 0 8 4 0 0 196 43 25 24 6 67 28 24 1 29 5.02 5.74 7.27 -3.6 -0.3
1996 HOU 29 9 0 9.3 0.0 9.3 1 0 0 0 0 0 47 12 5 5 1 16 7 5 0 8 4.82 5.02 4.00 1.9 0.2
1997 KCA 30 34 0 41.7 0.0 41.7 4 3 1 3 0 0 171 39 18 14 3 54 17 14 1 28 3.02 4.03 4.31 4.5 0.4
1997 MIN 30 11 0 8.3 0.0 8.3 0 0 0 1 0 0 55 19 17 17 0 23 11 10 0 6 18.36 5.67 6.36 -1.0 -0.1
1998 ARI 31 64 0 68.7 0.0 68.7 3 4 30 4 0 0 281 56 25 23 4 84 25 24 1 55 3.01 3.36 4.01 9.9 1.0
1999 ARI 32 61 0 60.7 0.0 60.7 9 4 14 9 0 0 257 54 28 25 9 89 25 23 2 45 3.71 4.85 6.00 -0.7 0.0
2000 LAN 33 13 0 17.7 0.0 17.7 0 1 0 1 0 0 81 21 11 10 4 37 7 7 1 15 5.09 5.66 4.71 1.6 0.1
2001 LAN 34 28 0 24.7 0.0 24.7 0 1 0 2 0 0 120 26 24 22 4 46 20 19 0 24 8.03 5.60 5.14 -1.2 -0.1
Career6220672.00.0672.040392176000288959827525846853330289125883.463.654.0388.19.4

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 BAL MLB 10 0 11.0 4.40 99 .277 .256 .327 .396 .270 .290 100 0.6 0.1 0.6 0.1
1988 HAG A+ 8 0 9.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1988 CHR AA 8 0 15.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1989 BAL MLB 64 0 85.0 2.54 142 .213 .263 .324 .389 .265 .257 100 21.5 2.3 21.5 2.3
1990 BAL MLB 64 0 74.3 3.03 129 .214 .259 .325 .391 .262 .278 98 14.8 1.6 14.8 1.6
1991 BAL MLB 72 0 73.7 2.67 139 .240 .261 .327 .394 .265 .340 98 19.4 2.1 19.4 2.1
1992 BAL MLB 60 0 61.3 3.11 127 .212 .259 .325 .384 .264 .270 98 11.6 1.3 11.6 1.3
1993 BAL MLB 50 0 45.0 2.88 141 .213 .264 .331 .399 .260 .288 102 10.2 1.0 9.7 1.0
1994 ATL MLB 16 0 14.7 5.78 79 .310 .274 .330 .428 .254 .346 103 -0.6 -0.1 -0.8 -0.1
1994 GWN AAA 8 2 11.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1995 CLE MLB 3 0 2.7 8.64 30 .412 .277 .355 .437 .273 .364 99 -0.8 -0.1 -0.8 -0.1
1995 KCA MLB 20 0 30.3 5.35 93 .233 .274 .344 .434 .268 .233 98 0.8 0.1 0.8 0.1
1995 BUF AAA 18 0 21.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1995 OMA AAA 1 0 1.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1996 DET MLB 43 0 43.0 7.27 65 .276 .277 .349 .445 .270 .280 99 -3.6 -0.3 -3.6 -0.3
1996 HOU MLB 9 0 9.3 4.00 120 .282 .262 .321 .387 .244 .355 106 1.9 0.2 1.9 0.2
1996 IND AAA 7 0 6.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1997 KCA MLB 34 0 41.7 4.31 111 .238 .269 .334 .423 .263 .295 97 4.5 0.4 4.5 0.4
1997 MIN MLB 11 0 8.3 6.36 70 .375 .258 .330 .401 .257 .500 98 -1.0 -0.1 -1.0 -0.1
1997 OMA AAA 9 5 35.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .245 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1998 ARI MLB 64 0 68.7 4.01 111 .222 .261 .330 .417 .259 .265 97 8.8 0.9 9.9 1.0
1999 ARI MLB 61 0 60.7 6.00 81 .241 .274 .348 .445 .266 .256 101 -0.7 -0.1 -0.7 0.0
2000 LAN MLB 13 0 17.7 4.71 99 .308 .262 .332 .421 .254 .321 92 1.6 0.1 1.6 0.1
2000 SBR A+ 6 4 6.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 ABQ AAA 4 0 4.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2001 LAN MLB 28 0 24.7 5.14 83 .325 .262 .329 .416 .257 .306 92 -1.2 -0.1 -1.2 -0.1

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 HAG A+ 1 0 4 8 0 9.0 5 2 9 1 0% .000 5.0 2.0 1.0 9.0 0.78 2.00 0.0 0.0
1988 BAL MLB 1 1 0 10 0 11.0 10 10 9 1 29% .290 8.2 8.2 0.8 7.4 1.82 3.27 0.6 0.1
1988 CHR AA 0 1 1 8 0 15.3 24 6 22 2 0% .000 14.1 3.5 1.2 12.9 1.96 5.88 0.0 0.0
1989 BAL MLB 5 2 27 64 0 85.0 57 46 90 1 45% .257 6.0 4.9 0.1 9.5 1.21 1.69 21.5 2.3
1990 BAL MLB 6 5 37 64 0 74.3 57 31 74 3 43% .278 6.9 3.8 0.4 9.0 1.18 2.42 14.8 1.6
1991 BAL MLB 4 6 31 72 0 73.7 74 29 72 1 50% .340 9.0 3.5 0.1 8.8 1.40 3.18 19.4 2.1
1992 BAL MLB 1 5 36 60 0 61.3 46 24 58 3 54% .270 6.8 3.5 0.4 8.5 1.14 2.05 11.6 1.3
1993 BAL MLB 0 2 29 50 0 45.0 37 18 44 1 52% .288 7.4 3.6 0.2 8.8 1.22 1.60 9.7 1.0
1994 ATL MLB 0 2 1 16 0 14.7 19 13 10 1 45% .346 11.7 8.0 0.6 6.1 2.18 9.20 -0.8 -0.1
1994 GWN AAA 0 0 2 8 2 11.3 8 8 13 1 0% .000 6.4 6.4 0.8 10.4 1.42 1.59 0.0 0.0
1995 KCA MLB 3 3 3 20 0 30.3 23 17 21 3 57% .233 6.8 5.0 0.9 6.2 1.32 3.26 0.8 0.1
1995 CLE MLB 0 0 0 3 0 2.7 5 2 0 1 58% .364 16.9 6.8 3.4 0.0 2.62 13.50 -0.8 -0.1
1995 BUF AAA 1 0 13 18 0 21.7 16 9 25 0 0% .000 6.6 3.7 0.0 10.4 1.15 2.49 0.0 0.0
1995 OMA AAA 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 0 1 1 0 0% .000 0.0 9.0 0.0 9.0 1.00 0.00 0.0 0.0
1996 DET MLB 3 0 8 43 0 43.0 43 28 29 6 43% .280 9.0 5.9 1.3 6.1 1.65 5.02 -3.6 -0.3
1996 HOU MLB 1 0 0 9 0 9.3 12 7 8 1 44% .355 11.6 6.8 1.0 7.7 2.04 4.82 1.9 0.2
1996 IND AAA 0 0 4 7 0 6.3 6 6 4 1 0% .000 8.6 8.6 1.4 5.7 1.90 4.29 0.0 0.0
1997 KCA MLB 4 3 1 34 0 41.7 39 17 28 3 57% .295 8.4 3.7 0.6 6.0 1.34 3.02 4.5 0.4
1997 MIN MLB 0 0 0 11 0 8.3 19 11 6 0 45% .500 20.5 11.9 0.0 6.5 3.60 18.36 -1.0 -0.1
1997 OMA AAA 3 1 0 9 5 35.3 30 10 20 4 0% .245 7.6 2.5 1.0 5.1 1.13 3.31 0.0 0.0
1998 ARI MLB 3 4 30 64 0 68.7 56 25 55 4 53% .265 7.3 3.3 0.5 7.2 1.18 3.01 9.9 1.0
1999 ARI MLB 9 4 14 61 0 60.7 54 25 45 9 45% .256 8.0 3.7 1.3 6.7 1.30 3.71 -0.7 0.0
2000 LAN MLB 0 1 0 13 0 17.7 21 7 15 4 33% .321 10.7 3.6 2.0 7.6 1.58 5.09 1.6 0.1
2000 ABQ AAA 0 0 0 4 0 4.0 3 2 2 0 0% .000 6.8 4.5 0.0 4.5 1.25 4.50 0.0 0.0
2000 SBR A+ 0 0 0 6 4 6.7 8 4 8 0 0% .000 10.7 5.4 0.0 10.7 1.79 4.03 0.0 0.0
2001 LAN MLB 0 1 0 28 0 24.7 26 20 24 4 46% .306 9.5 7.3 1.5 8.8 1.86 8.03 -1.2 -0.1

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
2000-04-09 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 UCL 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 accessPebble Hunting: The Weirdness of Walking Barry BondsSam Miller2014-01-03
Perfect Game Presents: 2013 Rookie of the Year CandidatesDavid Rawnsley2013-03-29
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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