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Career Summary
Years G IP W L SV ERA WARP
11 116 698.7 36 46 0 4.56 1.5
Birth Date8-4-1962
Height6' 4"
Weight210 lbs
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WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA..
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 W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA DRA- WARP
1987 CLE MLB 10 9 69.0 5 1 0 68 22 28 7 .275 100 8.9 2.9 0.9 3.7 47% .260 .259 1.30 4.56 3.39 112 6.92 129.9 -0.9
1988 CLE MLB 31 30 210.3 14 10 0 216 67 92 15 .268 97 9.2 2.9 0.6 3.9 42% .282 .270 1.35 3.96 4.24 109 4.17 106.0 2.1
1989 CLE MLB 31 31 208.0 9 14 0 196 71 132 14 .267 97 8.5 3.1 0.6 5.7 43% .271 .255 1.28 3.58 3.63 100 4.43 109.5 1.5
1990 CLE MLB 17 17 96.7 4 5 0 108 33 44 10 .259 101 10.1 3.1 0.9 4.1 43% .297 .275 1.46 4.30 4.28 107 4.54 106.3 0.7
1993 CAL MLB 21 17 90.7 3 12 0 110 44 45 22 .264 98 10.9 4.4 2.2 4.5 40% .291 .318 1.70 6.85 7.35 117 7.45 129.0 -1.9
1994 CAL MLB 3 3 13.0 1 2 0 16 8 10 2 .271 99 11.1 5.5 1.4 6.9 52% .350 .298 1.85 5.74 9.00 112 5.58 113.3 0.1
1995 CLE MLB 1 0 4.7 0 0 0 7 0 4 0 .285 95 13.5 0.0 0.0 7.7 59% .412 .293 1.50 1.43 3.86 97 4.41 98.5 0.1
1996 DET MLB 2 2 6.3 0 2 0 11 5 0 2 .261 97 15.6 7.1 2.8 0.0 37% .360 .436 2.53 10.20 14.21 121 6.81 120.3 -0.0
CareerMLB116109698.73646073225035572.267989.43.20.94.643%.283.2741.414.404.561085.05112.71.5

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 W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA DRA-
1984 WLO A 9 9 43.3 0 5 0 59 33 29 4 .000 12.3 6.9 0.8 6.0 0% .000 .000 2.12 5.30 6.44 0 0.00 0.0
1984 MAI AAA 5 5 26.3 2 1 0 20 20 12 2 .000 6.8 6.8 0.7 4.1 0% .000 .000 1.52 5.11 3.76 0 0.00 0.0
1985 WBY AA 25 25 149.0 7 13 0 161 76 75 8 .000 9.7 4.6 0.5 4.5 0% .000 .000 1.59 3.94 5.19 0 0.00 0.0
1986 WBY AA 26 26 173.3 9 10 0 158 54 104 15 .000 8.2 2.8 0.8 5.4 0% .000 .000 1.22 3.56 3.06 0 0.00 0.0
1987 CLE MLB 10 9 69.0 5 1 0 68 22 28 7 .275 100 8.9 2.9 0.9 3.7 47% .260 .259 1.30 4.56 3.39 112 6.92 129.9
1987 BUF AAA 25 24 156.0 6 12 0 155 64 91 26 .000 8.9 3.7 1.5 5.2 0% .000 .000 1.40 5.81 5.83 0 0.00 0.0
1988 CLE MLB 31 30 210.3 14 10 0 216 67 92 15 .268 97 9.2 2.9 0.6 3.9 42% .282 .270 1.35 3.96 4.24 109 4.17 106.0
1989 CLE MLB 31 31 208.0 9 14 0 196 71 132 14 .267 97 8.5 3.1 0.6 5.7 43% .271 .255 1.28 3.58 3.63 100 4.43 109.5
1990 CLE MLB 17 17 96.7 4 5 0 108 33 44 10 .259 101 10.1 3.1 0.9 4.1 43% .297 .275 1.46 4.30 4.28 107 4.54 106.3
1990 CAN AA 2 2 10.0 1 1 0 13 2 5 1 .000 11.7 1.8 0.9 4.5 0% .000 .000 1.50 3.76 7.20 0 0.00 0.0
1993 CAL MLB 21 17 90.7 3 12 0 110 44 45 22 .264 98 10.9 4.4 2.2 4.5 40% .291 .318 1.70 6.85 7.35 117 7.45 129.0
1993 VAN AAA 12 12 85.7 4 5 0 83 28 71 7 .000 8.7 2.9 0.7 7.5 0% .000 .000 1.30 4.40 3.99 0 0.00 0.0
1994 CAL MLB 3 3 13.0 1 2 0 16 8 10 2 .271 99 11.1 5.5 1.4 6.9 52% .350 .298 1.85 5.74 9.00 112 5.58 113.3
1994 CHR AAA 15 14 78.7 4 7 0 72 21 55 11 .000 8.2 2.4 1.3 6.3 0% .000 .000 1.18 4.28 5.60 0 0.00 0.0
1994 VAN AAA 8 8 61.0 4 4 0 60 16 35 4 .000 8.9 2.4 0.6 5.2 0% .000 .000 1.25 4.42 3.25 0 0.00 0.0
1995 CLE MLB 1 0 4.7 0 0 0 7 0 4 0 .285 95 13.5 0.0 0.0 7.7 59% .412 .293 1.50 1.43 3.86 97 4.41 98.5
1995 BUF AAA 29 28 184.3 11 9 0 198 61 92 17 .000 9.7 3.0 0.8 4.5 0% .000 .000 1.41 4.37 4.54 0 0.00 0.0
1996 DET MLB 2 2 6.3 0 2 0 11 5 0 2 .261 97 15.6 7.1 2.8 0.0 37% .360 .436 2.53 10.20 14.21 121 6.81 120.3
1996 BUF AAA 4 4 27.0 3 0 0 20 7 14 2 .000 6.7 2.3 0.7 4.7 0% .000 .000 1.00 3.71 3.67 0 0.00 0.0
1996 TOL AAA 6 6 30.0 2 4 0 38 9 21 8 .000 11.4 2.7 2.4 6.3 0% .000 .000 1.57 6.41 8.10 0 0.00 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  —  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
1992-04-07 1992-10-04 60-DL 180 161 Right Elbow Recovery From Surgery Tommy John Surgery and Bone Chip and Ulnar Nerve Transposition 1990-10-05 -
1991-04-08 1991-10-07 60-DL 182 162 Right Elbow Recovery From Surgery Tommy John Surgery and Bone Chip and Ulnar Nerve Transposition 1990-10-05 -
1990-10-05 1990-10-05 Off 0 0 Right Elbow Surgery Tommy John Surgery and Bone Chip and Ulnar Nerve Transposition 1990-10-05 -
1990-06-25 1990-09-21 15-DL 88 84 Right Elbow Inflammation Had Setback In July As Well During Rehab - -
1989-04-01 1989-04-16 15-DL 15 10 Right Elbow Strain - -
1988-08-28 1988-09-20 15-DL 23 21 Right Elbow Inflammation and Tightness - -

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