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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
8 655.3 24 48 1 296 5.18 -1.3
Birth Date2-12-1965
Height5' 10"
Weight185 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
1995 PHI 30 4 4 22.3 22.3 0.0 0 3 0 0 1 0 94 21 15 12 3 34 9 8 1 15 4.84 4.81 5.73 -0.1 -0.1
1996 CAL 31 20 15 94.7 89.3 5.3 5 6 0 0 5 2 413 91 65 58 24 175 43 43 6 64 5.51 6.75 6.72 0.1 0.0
1997 ANA 32 32 28 194.7 182.0 12.7 9 9 0 0 11 3 846 199 118 112 32 353 73 73 10 75 5.18 5.79 6.03 -2.6 -0.2
1998 TBA 33 29 17 115.7 93.0 22.7 3 11 0 0 3 1 517 120 77 70 21 205 60 59 12 46 5.45 6.65 7.03 -10.7 -1.1
1999 FLO 34 38 29 196.3 174.3 22.0 6 16 1 1 13 2 855 231 121 106 23 353 64 60 7 83 4.86 4.84 5.54 1.8 0.2
2000 NYN 35 2 2 11.3 11.3 0.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 59 20 11 11 2 34 5 5 1 5 8.74 6.06 6.47 -1.8 -0.2
2001 LAN 36 4 3 19.0 18.0 1.0 1 1 0 0 2 0 75 19 7 7 3 30 2 2 3 7 3.32 5.11 4.89 1.0 0.0
2002 LAN 37 1 0 1.3 0.0 1.3 0 1 0 0 0 0 7 1 1 1 0 2 2 2 0 1 6.75 5.88 7.38 -0.3 -0.0
Career13098655.3590.365.024481135828667024153771081186258252402965.185.756.12-12.7-1.3

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
1987 GRF Rk 23 5 65.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1988 BAK A+ 32 20 154.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1988 VRO A+ 1 1 5.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1989 SAN AA 19 19 140.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1989 ABQ AAA 8 7 41.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1990 SAN AA 24 24 163.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1990 ABQ AAA 2 2 6.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1991 SAN AA 30 24 164.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1992 SAN AA 18 18 122.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1992 ABQ AAA 11 11 62.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1993 ABQ AAA 35 18 130.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1994 REA AA 24 19 135.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1995 PHI MLB 4 4 22.3 5.73 74 .246 .274 .335 .425 .261 .273 98 0.4 0.0 -0.1 -0.1
1995 SWB AAA 30 23 171.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1996 CAL MLB 20 15 94.7 6.72 75 .278 .280 .356 .457 .275 .243 99 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.0
1996 VAN AAA 16 12 109.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1997 ANA MLB 32 28 194.7 6.03 74 .279 .270 .339 .430 .266 .255 96 -2.7 -0.3 -2.6 -0.2
1997 VAN AAA 2 2 15.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .229 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1998 TBA MLB 29 17 115.7 7.03 52 .292 .271 .337 .435 .268 .262 94 -11.1 -1.1 -10.7 -1.1
1998 DUR AAA 5 5 37.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1999 FLO MLB 38 29 196.3 5.54 82 .284 .267 .335 .424 .258 .307 94 3.0 0.3 1.8 0.2
2000 NYN MLB 2 2 11.3 6.47 57 .365 .268 .332 .426 .254 .391 89 -1.4 -0.1 -1.8 -0.2
2000 NOR AAA 25 17 117.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2001 LAN MLB 4 3 19.0 4.89 91 .257 .265 .327 .449 .264 .267 94 0.7 0.1 1.0 0.0
2001 LVG AAA 19 18 114.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 LAN MLB 1 0 1.3 7.38 51 .290 .267 .355 .458 .273 .250 110 -0.3 -0.0 -0.3 -0.0
2002 LVG AAA 26 22 143.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .336 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
1987 GRF Rk 4 3 6 23 5 65.7 70 16 54 3 0% .000 9.6 2.2 0.4 7.4 1.31 2.88 0.0 0.0
1988 VRO A+ 0 0 0 1 1 5.7 6 2 4 0 0% .000 9.5 3.2 0.0 6.3 1.40 4.74 0.0 0.0
1988 BAK A+ 13 7 2 32 20 154.0 135 62 108 13 0% .000 7.9 3.6 0.8 6.3 1.28 3.27 0.0 0.0
1989 SAN AA 6 8 0 19 19 140.0 128 46 89 13 0% .000 8.2 3.0 0.8 5.7 1.24 3.15 0.0 0.0
1989 ABQ AAA 4 1 0 8 7 41.0 58 14 18 5 0% .000 12.7 3.1 1.1 4.0 1.76 4.83 0.0 0.0
1990 ABQ AAA 0 0 0 2 2 6.3 10 7 2 1 0% .000 14.3 10.0 1.4 2.9 2.70 5.71 0.0 0.0
1990 SAN AA 8 6 0 24 24 163.3 147 73 77 8 0% .000 8.1 4.0 0.4 4.2 1.35 3.31 0.0 0.0
1991 SAN AA 10 10 0 30 24 164.7 153 91 138 18 0% .000 8.4 5.0 1.0 7.5 1.48 4.43 0.0 0.0
1992 SAN AA 6 7 0 18 18 122.0 114 49 73 6 0% .000 8.4 3.6 0.4 5.4 1.34 4.35 0.0 0.0
1992 ABQ AAA 2 7 0 11 11 62.0 70 22 36 7 0% .000 10.2 3.2 1.0 5.2 1.48 5.66 0.0 0.0
1993 ABQ AAA 3 8 0 35 18 130.7 173 39 69 18 0% .000 11.9 2.7 1.2 4.8 1.62 5.99 0.0 0.0
1994 REA AA 5 8 2 24 19 135.0 125 44 118 11 0% .000 8.3 2.9 0.7 7.9 1.25 3.40 0.0 0.0
1995 PHI MLB 0 3 0 4 4 22.3 21 9 15 3 57% .273 8.5 3.6 1.2 6.0 1.34 4.84 -0.1 -0.1
1995 SWB AAA 10 11 0 30 23 171.0 163 47 115 19 0% .000 8.6 2.5 1.0 6.1 1.23 4.68 0.0 0.0
1996 CAL MLB 5 6 0 20 15 94.7 91 43 64 24 41% .243 8.7 4.1 2.3 6.1 1.42 5.51 0.1 0.0
1996 VAN AAA 10 3 0 16 12 109.3 89 36 78 9 0% .000 7.3 3.0 0.7 6.4 1.14 2.72 0.0 0.0
1997 ANA MLB 9 9 0 32 28 194.7 199 73 75 32 35% .255 9.2 3.4 1.5 3.5 1.40 5.18 -2.6 -0.2
1997 VAN AAA 1 1 0 2 2 15.0 12 6 7 1 0% .229 7.2 3.6 0.6 4.2 1.20 3.00 0.0 0.0
1998 TBA MLB 3 11 0 29 17 115.7 120 60 46 21 37% .262 9.3 4.7 1.6 3.6 1.56 5.45 -10.7 -1.1
1998 DUR AAA 2 3 0 5 5 37.7 34 15 23 1 0% .000 8.1 3.6 0.2 5.5 1.30 2.86 0.0 0.0
1999 FLO MLB 6 16 1 38 29 196.3 231 64 83 23 44% .307 10.6 2.9 1.1 3.8 1.50 4.86 1.8 0.2
2000 NYN MLB 0 1 0 2 2 11.3 20 5 5 2 36% .391 15.9 4.0 1.6 4.0 2.21 8.74 -1.8 -0.2
2000 NOR AAA 5 5 0 25 17 117.0 120 35 35 15 0% .000 9.2 2.7 1.2 2.7 1.32 4.38 0.0 0.0
2001 LAN MLB 1 1 0 4 3 19.0 19 2 7 3 41% .267 9.0 0.9 1.4 3.3 1.11 3.32 1.0 0.0
2001 LVG AAA 7 7 0 19 18 114.3 142 28 51 16 0% .000 11.2 2.2 1.3 4.0 1.49 5.28 0.0 0.0
2002 LAN MLB 0 1 0 1 0 1.3 1 2 1 0 100% .250 6.8 13.5 0.0 6.8 2.25 6.75 -0.3 -0.0
2002 LVG AAA 7 8 1 26 22 143.0 203 37 38 21 0% .336 12.8 2.3 1.3 2.4 1.68 5.85 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

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2001 ARI $1,700,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$1,700,000
1 yrTotal$1,700,000

 

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2014 Preseason Forecast

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

PCT W L SV G GS IP H BB SO HR BABIP WHIP ERA FRA VORP WARP
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Diagnostics

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Upside By Year

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The BP Wayback Machine: Improvement RatioRany Jazayerli2012-03-16
This article requires BP Premium accessOverthinking It: Knuckling Under, Part 2 Ben Lindbergh2010-08-19
This article requires BP Premium accessSeidnotes: Those Who Need SupportEric Seidman2010-08-13
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: NL MovesChristina Kahrl2010-02-05
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: National League RoundupChristina Kahrl2008-09-20
Doctoring The Numbers: Charlie HaegerRany Jazayerli2007-04-05
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 3-6Christina Kahrl2006-03-07
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: American League, December 15, 2005-February 13, 2006Christina Kahrl2006-02-14
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Roundtable: Top 50 Prospects, Part IVBaseball Prospectus2004-02-24
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Transaction Analysis: May 28-29, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-06-01
Transaction Analysis: May 23-27, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-05-29
This article requires BP Premium accessDoctoring The Numbers: Doctoring the Numbers: Improvement RatioRany Jazayerli2002-03-06
2001 Internet Baseball Awards Results: Your Choices for the League's Top HonorsGreg Spira2001-11-09
1996 Internet Baseball Awards Results: Your ballots have been counted, and the results are inGreg Spira1996-11-15


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