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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
7 773.3 41 53 2 244 4.71 1.5
Birth Date8-13-1963
Height6' 3"
Weight195 lbs
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ThrowsL
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
1987 BAL 23 14 14 69.7 69.7 0.0 2 8 0 0 3 2 327 100 60 51 15 163 35 34 0 27 6.59 6.41 7.18 -7.1 -0.7
1988 BAL 24 25 25 153.3 153.3 0.0 8 12 0 0 10 2 654 167 83 75 15 256 42 40 6 41 4.40 4.50 4.64 6.9 0.8
1989 BAL 25 35 35 215.3 215.3 0.0 18 8 0 0 21 0 912 240 95 82 16 337 57 52 4 62 3.43 4.09 4.49 15.3 1.7
1990 BAL 26 44 17 133.3 97.3 36.0 2 11 0 0 6 2 578 152 79 73 22 252 42 36 3 50 4.93 5.21 5.53 -4.0 -0.4
1991 BAL 27 26 22 123.7 116.7 7.0 6 12 0 0 9 0 540 153 91 77 16 242 28 26 2 37 5.60 4.72 5.16 4.4 0.5
1993 PIT 29 25 5 53.7 25.7 28.0 4 1 0 0 2 0 234 70 31 29 3 95 15 12 2 16 4.86 4.06 5.23 1.8 0.2
1994 PIT 30 28 0 24.3 0.0 24.3 1 1 2 3 0 0 112 32 19 18 5 58 10 7 1 11 6.66 6.19 7.47 -5.2 -0.5
Career197118773.3678.095.34153235163357914458405921403229207182444.714.745.2012.21.5

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
1985 NWK A- 13 13 96.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1986 HAG A+ 17 17 112.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1986 CHR AA 10 10 59.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1986 ROC AAA 2 2 6.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1987 BAL MLB 14 14 69.7 7.18 54 .329 .267 .333 .423 .265 .340 99 -7.1 -0.7 -7.1 -0.7
1987 ROC AAA 23 23 160.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1988 BAL MLB 25 25 153.3 4.64 92 .278 .260 .319 .395 .265 .276 97 6.9 0.8 6.9 0.8
1988 ROC AAA 9 8 60.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1989 BAL MLB 35 35 215.3 4.49 97 .272 .260 .321 .382 .263 .290 100 15.3 1.7 15.3 1.7
1990 BAL MLB 44 17 133.3 5.53 70 .288 .260 .324 .390 .261 .283 98 -4.0 -0.4 -4.0 -0.4
1991 BAL MLB 26 22 123.7 5.16 83 .300 .257 .321 .389 .262 .300 98 4.4 0.5 4.4 0.5
1991 ROC AAA 7 7 51.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1992 LOU AAA 24 24 160.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1993 PIT MLB 25 5 53.7 5.23 81 .277 .267 .325 .409 .265 .338 97 0.5 0.1 1.8 0.2
1993 BUF AAA 12 12 74.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1994 PIT MLB 28 0 24.3 7.47 40 .314 .276 .334 .418 .259 .318 100 -5.6 -0.5 -5.2 -0.5
1994 BUF AAA 12 10 56.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 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
1985 NWK A- 10 2 0 13 13 96.0 78 20 91 2 0% .000 7.3 1.9 0.2 8.5 1.02 1.41 0.0 0.0
1986 HAG A+ 9 5 0 17 17 112.0 106 32 115 3 0% .000 8.5 2.6 0.2 9.2 1.23 1.85 0.0 0.0
1986 CHR AA 5 2 0 10 10 59.7 70 20 35 7 0% .000 10.6 3.0 1.1 5.3 1.51 3.32 0.0 0.0
1986 ROC AAA 0 2 0 2 2 6.3 11 3 7 1 0% .000 15.7 4.3 1.4 10.0 2.22 7.14 0.0 0.0
1987 ROC AAA 13 4 0 23 23 160.3 151 35 114 15 0% .000 8.5 2.0 0.8 6.4 1.16 3.09 0.0 0.0
1987 BAL MLB 2 8 0 14 14 69.7 100 35 27 15 57% .340 12.9 4.5 1.9 3.5 1.94 6.59 -7.1 -0.7
1988 ROC AAA 4 3 0 9 8 60.7 56 11 32 4 0% .000 8.3 1.6 0.6 4.7 1.10 2.97 0.0 0.0
1988 BAL MLB 8 12 0 25 25 153.3 167 42 41 15 41% .276 9.8 2.5 0.9 2.4 1.36 4.40 6.9 0.8
1989 BAL MLB 18 8 0 35 35 215.3 240 57 62 16 45% .290 10.0 2.4 0.7 2.6 1.38 3.43 15.3 1.7
1990 BAL MLB 2 11 0 44 17 133.3 152 42 50 22 42% .283 10.3 2.8 1.5 3.4 1.46 4.93 -4.0 -0.4
1991 BAL MLB 6 12 0 26 22 123.7 153 28 37 16 44% .300 11.1 2.0 1.2 2.7 1.46 5.60 4.4 0.5
1991 ROC AAA 3 3 0 7 7 51.0 63 10 19 2 0% .000 11.1 1.8 0.4 3.4 1.43 4.41 0.0 0.0
1992 LOU AAA 12 8 0 24 24 160.7 164 34 76 16 0% .000 9.2 1.9 0.9 4.3 1.23 2.52 0.0 0.0
1993 PIT MLB 4 1 0 25 5 53.7 70 15 16 3 59% .338 11.7 2.5 0.5 2.7 1.58 4.86 1.8 0.2
1993 BUF AAA 6 1 0 12 12 74.7 79 17 40 4 0% .000 9.5 2.0 0.5 4.8 1.29 2.29 0.0 0.0
1994 PIT MLB 1 1 2 28 0 24.3 32 10 11 5 51% .318 11.8 3.7 1.8 4.1 1.73 6.66 -5.2 -0.5
1994 BUF AAA 3 7 0 12 10 56.0 70 16 24 4 0% .000 11.2 2.6 0.6 3.9 1.54 4.82 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

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: The A's Get Rick-RolledChris Mosch2014-07-02
BP Unfiltered: Jeff Ballard AwardGeoff Young2012-09-27
Overthinking It: Derek Lowe Goes Back in TimeBen Lindbergh2012-06-05
The Lineup Card: 12 Great Seasons by Mediocre PlayersBaseball Prospectus2012-03-14
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: Is Losing This Pick Really Necessary? Steven Goldman2010-06-08
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Q&A: Kam MickolioDavid Laurila2008-11-16
Prospectus Triple Play: Baltimore Orioles, Colorado Rockies, New York MetsBaseball Prospectus2004-11-02


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