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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA
16 3017 212 127 34 1711 2.46
Birth Date5-5-1884
Height6' 2"
Weight185 lbs
BatsR
ThrowsR
WARP Summary

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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
1903 PHA 19 36 33 270.0 0.0 0.0 17 14 0 0 0 0 0 239 115 92 6 0 65 65 25 127 3.07 3.12 0.00 0.0 0.0
1904 PHA 20 29 20 203.7 0.0 0.0 10 11 0 0 0 0 0 167 90 65 1 0 59 59 4 149 2.87 2.03 0.00 0.0 0.0
1905 PHA 21 35 23 229.0 0.0 0.0 18 11 0 0 0 0 0 193 103 72 5 0 90 90 11 142 2.83 2.83 0.00 0.0 0.0
1906 PHA 22 36 27 238.3 0.0 0.0 15 10 3 0 0 0 0 208 98 67 5 0 48 48 8 159 2.53 2.12 0.00 0.0 0.0
1907 PHA 23 33 24 219.3 0.0 0.0 16 8 3 0 0 0 0 185 67 50 1 0 34 34 3 112 2.05 1.89 0.00 0.0 0.0
1908 PHA 24 18 17 138.7 0.0 0.0 8 9 1 0 0 0 537 121 48 27 1 0 21 21 3 85 1.75 1.64 0.00 0.0 0.0
1909 PHA 25 34 29 250.0 0.0 0.0 18 8 1 0 0 0 968 196 68 46 1 0 45 45 5 161 1.66 1.65 0.00 0.0 0.0
1910 PHA 26 30 28 250.0 0.0 0.0 23 5 0 0 0 0 936 182 63 44 1 0 47 47 10 155 1.58 1.74 0.00 0.0 0.0
1911 PHA 27 31 24 216.3 0.0 0.0 17 5 3 0 0 0 848 198 66 52 2 0 58 58 4 114 2.16 2.84 0.00 0.0 0.0
1912 PHA 28 27 19 171.0 0.0 0.0 13 8 2 0 0 0 645 169 63 52 1 0 33 33 1 90 2.74 2.57 0.00 0.0 0.0
1913 PHA 29 48 21 236.7 0.0 0.0 21 10 13 0 0 0 942 208 78 58 2 0 59 59 3 135 2.21 2.24 0.00 0.0 0.0
1914 PHA 30 28 23 179.0 0.0 0.0 17 3 2 0 0 0 718 159 49 45 4 0 55 55 1 107 2.26 2.38 0.00 0.0 0.0
1915 BLF 31 26 23 178.3 0.0 0.0 4 16 1 0 0 0 708 198 103 79 5 0 37 37 7 89 3.99 2.60 0.00 0.0 0.0
1916 PHI 32 27 13 122.7 0.0 0.0 7 7 3 0 0 0 539 137 71 51 3 0 34 34 10 43 3.74 3.00 0.00 0.0 0.0
1917 PHI 33 20 10 113.0 0.0 0.0 8 2 2 0 0 0 436 84 24 21 1 0 26 26 7 43 1.67 2.61 0.00 0.0 0.0
1925 CHA 41 1 0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 1 2 2 1 0 1 1 0 0 18.00 19.11 0.00 0.0 0.0
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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
1903 PHA MLB 36 33 270.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 -1.045 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1904 PHA MLB 29 20 203.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 -.779 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1905 PHA MLB 35 23 229.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 -.758 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1906 PHA MLB 36 27 238.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 -.923 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1907 PHA MLB 33 24 219.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 -1.227 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1908 PHA MLB 18 17 138.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .281 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1909 PHA MLB 34 29 250.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .258 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1910 PHA MLB 30 28 250.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .250 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1911 PHA MLB 31 24 216.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .293 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1912 PHA MLB 27 19 171.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .323 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1913 PHA MLB 48 21 236.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .277 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1914 PHA MLB 28 23 179.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .281 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1915 BLF MLB 26 23 178.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .339 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1916 PHI MLB 27 13 122.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .298 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1917 PHI MLB 20 10 113.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .231 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1925 CHA MLB 1 0 1.0 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
1903 PHA MLB 17 14 0 36 33 270.0 239 65 127 6 0% -1.045 8.0 2.2 0.2 4.2 1.13 3.07 0.0 0.0
1904 PHA MLB 10 11 0 29 20 203.7 167 59 149 1 0% -.779 7.4 2.6 0.0 6.6 1.11 2.87 0.0 0.0
1905 PHA MLB 18 11 0 35 23 229.0 193 90 142 5 0% -.758 7.6 3.5 0.2 5.6 1.24 2.83 0.0 0.0
1906 PHA MLB 15 10 3 36 27 238.3 208 48 159 5 0% -.923 7.9 1.8 0.2 6.0 1.07 2.53 0.0 0.0
1907 PHA MLB 16 8 3 33 24 219.3 185 34 112 1 0% -1.227 7.6 1.4 0.0 4.6 1.00 2.05 0.0 0.0
1908 PHA MLB 8 9 1 18 17 138.7 121 21 85 1 0% .281 7.9 1.4 0.1 5.5 1.02 1.75 0.0 0.0
1909 PHA MLB 18 8 1 34 29 250.0 196 45 161 1 0% .258 7.1 1.6 0.0 5.8 0.96 1.66 0.0 0.0
1910 PHA MLB 23 5 0 30 28 250.0 182 47 155 1 0% .250 6.6 1.7 0.0 5.6 0.92 1.58 0.0 0.0
1911 PHA MLB 17 5 3 31 24 216.3 198 58 114 2 0% .293 8.2 2.4 0.1 4.7 1.18 2.16 0.0 0.0
1912 PHA MLB 13 8 2 27 19 171.0 169 33 90 1 0% .323 8.9 1.7 0.1 4.7 1.18 2.74 0.0 0.0
1913 PHA MLB 21 10 13 48 21 236.7 208 59 135 2 0% .277 7.9 2.2 0.1 5.1 1.13 2.21 0.0 0.0
1914 PHA MLB 17 3 2 28 23 179.0 159 55 107 4 0% .281 8.0 2.8 0.2 5.4 1.20 2.26 0.0 0.0
1915 BLF MLB 4 16 1 26 23 178.3 198 37 89 5 0% .339 10.0 1.9 0.3 4.5 1.32 3.99 0.0 0.0
1916 PHI MLB 7 7 3 27 13 122.7 137 34 43 3 0% .298 10.1 2.5 0.2 3.2 1.39 3.74 0.0 0.0
1917 PHI MLB 8 2 2 20 10 113.0 84 26 43 1 0% .231 6.7 2.1 0.1 3.4 0.97 1.67 0.0 0.0
1925 CHA MLB 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 1 1 0 1 0% .000 9.0 9.0 9.0 0.0 2.00 18.00 0.0 0.0

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Injury History

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  Title Author Date
The Lineup Card: Eight World Series Teams that Faded Quickly Baseball Prospectus2013-08-01
Baseball ProGUESTus: When 100 Tiles Meets 27 OutsDiane Firstman2011-10-14
This article requires BP Premium accessChanging Speeds: What's In A Name?Ken Funck2011-03-08
Wezen-Ball: The 1910s Philadelphia A's Secret to Success: OBP (and Grit)!Larry Granillo2011-03-07
Another Look: The Joe Morgan TradeBob Hertzel2010-11-09
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: He Should Have Picked LeeSteven Goldman2009-11-01
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: Topping the Twins?Steven Goldman2008-02-11
Prospectus Triple Play: Arizona Diamondbacks, Detroit Tigers, Kansas City RoyalsBaseball Prospectus2004-06-30
This article requires BP Premium accessThe Class of 2004: Analyzing the PitchersJay Jaffe2004-01-14
Lovable Losers: What a Sub-.300 Record May Tell Us About a TeamSteven Goldman2003-06-20


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