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John Clarkson PCubs

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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA
12 4536.3 328 178 5 1978 2.81
Birth Date7-1-1861
Height5' 10"
Weight155 lbs
BatsR
ThrowsR
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
1882 WOR 20 3 3 24.0 0.0 0.0 1 2 0 0 0 0 127 49 31 12 0 0 2 2 3 4.50 2.85 0.00 0.0 0.0
1884 CHN 22 14 13 118.0 0.0 0.0 10 3 0 0 0 0 478 94 64 28 10 0 25 25 102 2.14 2.86 0.00 0.0 0.0
1885 CHN 23 70 70 623.0 0.0 0.0 53 16 0 0 0 0 2487 497 255 128 21 0 97 97 308 1.85 2.59 0.00 0.0 0.0
1886 CHN 24 55 55 466.7 0.0 0.0 36 17 0 0 0 0 1914 419 248 125 19 0 86 86 313 2.41 2.82 0.00 0.0 0.0
1887 CHN 25 60 59 523.0 0.0 0.0 38 21 0 0 0 0 2183 513 283 179 19 0 92 92 8 237 3.08 3.23 0.00 0.0 0.0
1888 BSN 26 54 54 483.3 0.0 0.0 33 20 0 0 0 0 2029 448 247 148 17 0 119 119 10 223 2.76 2.80 0.00 0.0 0.0
1889 BSN 27 73 72 620.0 0.0 0.0 49 19 1 0 0 0 0 589 280 188 16 0 203 203 17 284 2.73 3.47 0.00 0.0 0.0
1890 BSN 28 44 44 383.0 0.0 0.0 26 18 0 0 0 0 0 370 186 139 14 0 140 140 16 138 3.27 3.64 0.00 0.0 0.0
1891 BSN 29 55 51 460.7 0.0 0.0 33 19 3 0 0 0 0 435 244 143 18 0 154 154 15 141 2.79 3.40 0.00 0.0 0.0
1892 BSN 30 16 16 145.7 0.0 0.0 8 6 0 0 0 0 0 115 65 38 4 0 60 60 5 48 2.35 3.47 0.00 0.0 0.0
1892 CL4 30 29 28 243.3 0.0 0.0 17 10 1 0 0 0 0 235 132 69 4 0 72 72 4 91 2.55 2.84 0.00 0.0 0.0
1893 CL4 31 36 35 295.0 0.0 0.0 16 17 0 0 0 0 0 358 240 146 11 0 95 95 5 62 4.45 4.33 0.00 0.0 0.0
1894 CL4 32 22 18 150.7 0.0 0.0 8 10 0 0 0 0 0 173 109 74 6 0 46 46 0 28 4.42 4.87 0.00 0.0 0.0
Career5315184536.30.00.0328178500092184295238414171590119111918019782.813.240.000.00.0

Advanced

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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
1882 WOR MLB 3 3 24.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .402 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1884 CHN MLB 14 13 118.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .246 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1885 CHN MLB 70 70 623.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .231 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1886 CHN MLB 55 55 466.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .267 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1887 CHN MLB 60 59 523.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .270 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1888 BSN MLB 54 54 483.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .260 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1889 BSN MLB 73 72 620.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 -1.102 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1890 BSN MLB 44 44 383.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 -1.156 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1891 BSN MLB 55 51 460.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 -1.271 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1892 BSN MLB 16 16 145.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 -.949 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1892 CL4 MLB 29 28 243.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 -1.351 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1893 CL4 MLB 36 35 295.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 -2.006 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1894 CL4 MLB 22 18 150.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 -2.087 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
1882 WOR MLB 1 2 0 3 3 24.0 49 2 3 0 0% .402 18.4 0.8 0.0 1.1 2.12 4.50 0.0 0.0
1884 CHN MLB 10 3 0 14 13 118.0 94 25 102 10 0% .246 7.2 1.9 0.8 7.8 1.01 2.14 0.0 0.0
1885 CHN MLB 53 16 0 70 70 623.0 497 97 308 21 0% .231 7.2 1.4 0.3 4.4 0.95 1.85 0.0 0.0
1886 CHN MLB 36 17 0 55 55 466.7 419 86 313 19 0% .267 8.1 1.7 0.4 6.0 1.08 2.41 0.0 0.0
1887 CHN MLB 38 21 0 60 59 523.0 513 92 237 19 0% .270 8.8 1.6 0.3 4.1 1.16 3.08 0.0 0.0
1888 BSN MLB 33 20 0 54 54 483.3 448 119 223 17 0% .260 8.3 2.2 0.3 4.2 1.17 2.76 0.0 0.0
1889 BSN MLB 49 19 1 73 72 620.0 589 203 284 16 0% -1.102 8.6 2.9 0.2 4.1 1.28 2.73 0.0 0.0
1890 BSN MLB 26 18 0 44 44 383.0 370 140 138 14 0% -1.156 8.7 3.3 0.3 3.2 1.33 3.27 0.0 0.0
1891 BSN MLB 33 19 3 55 51 460.7 435 154 141 18 0% -1.271 8.5 3.0 0.4 2.8 1.28 2.79 0.0 0.0
1892 CL4 MLB 17 10 1 29 28 243.3 235 72 91 4 0% -1.351 8.7 2.7 0.1 3.4 1.26 2.55 0.0 0.0
1892 BSN MLB 8 6 0 16 16 145.7 115 60 48 4 0% -.949 7.1 3.7 0.2 3.0 1.20 2.35 0.0 0.0
1893 CL4 MLB 16 17 0 36 35 295.0 358 95 62 11 0% -2.006 10.9 2.9 0.3 1.9 1.54 4.45 0.0 0.0
1894 CL4 MLB 8 10 0 22 18 150.7 173 46 28 6 0% -2.087 10.3 2.7 0.4 1.7 1.45 4.42 0.0 0.0

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Injury History

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessWestern Front: Jeff Francis' Historic SeasonGeoff Young2012-11-27
This article requires BP Premium accessThe BP Broadside: Three HundredSteven Goldman2011-02-04
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: Tom Glavine Jay Jaffe2010-02-17
This article requires BP Premium accessLies, Damned Lies: The Best Player in Baseball, Part OneNate Silver2007-09-20
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Matchups: 300Jim Baker2007-08-10
This article requires BP Premium accessAn Objective Hall of Fame: Part Two, 1937-1940Clay Davenport2005-08-10


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