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Dick Ellsworth PCubs

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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
13 2155.7 115 137 5 1140 3.72 3.2
Birth Date3-22-1940
Height6' 3"
Weight180 lbs
BatsL
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
1958 CHN 18 1 1 2.3 2.3 0.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 15 4 4 4 0 4 3 3 1 0 15.43 7.65 5.38 0.2 0.0
1960 CHN 20 31 27 176.7 170.3 6.3 7 13 0 1 12 3 744 170 83 73 12 254 72 64 2 94 3.72 3.73 4.15 13.9 1.4
1961 CHN 21 37 31 186.7 176.3 10.3 10 11 0 1 15 1 799 213 90 80 23 322 48 45 3 91 3.86 4.11 6.04 -5.0 -0.3
1962 CHN 22 37 33 208.7 203.7 5.0 9 20 1 1 12 4 919 241 131 118 23 353 77 71 5 113 5.09 4.25 6.04 -5.0 -0.3
1963 CHN 23 37 37 290.7 290.7 0.0 22 10 0 0 29 4 1160 223 75 68 14 299 75 68 2 185 2.11 2.65 3.75 23.7 3.2
1964 CHN 24 37 36 256.7 256.3 0.3 14 18 0 0 19 5 1093 267 129 107 34 418 71 62 3 148 3.75 4.18 5.58 -13.8 -1.1
1965 CHN 25 36 34 222.3 211.0 2.7 14 15 1 0 16 2 901 227 108 94 22 337 57 50 4 130 3.81 3.58 4.81 2.7 0.3
1966 CHN 26 38 37 269.3 264.0 1.3 8 22 0 0 19 6 1147 321 150 119 28 441 51 46 5 144 3.98 3.58 4.95 8.5 1.2
1967 PHI 27 32 21 125.3 105.7 19.7 6 7 0 0 7 1 549 152 75 61 6 199 36 26 5 45 4.38 3.54 4.83 -3.2 -0.2
1968 BOS 28 31 28 196.0 185.7 10.3 16 7 0 1 17 3 808 196 74 66 16 289 37 34 7 106 3.03 2.88 4.01 -3.5 -0.5
1969 BOS 29 2 2 12.0 12.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 54 16 5 5 1 20 4 4 0 4 3.75 3.78 4.57 -0.1 -0.0
1969 CLE 29 34 22 135.0 125.3 9.7 6 9 0 1 9 1 595 162 73 62 10 229 40 30 5 48 4.13 3.61 4.65 -1.4 -0.4
1970 CLE 30 29 1 43.7 5.0 38.7 3 3 2 3 0 0 185 49 23 22 4 73 14 12 1 13 4.53 4.05 5.60 -3.2 -0.2
1970 MIL 30 14 0 15.7 0.0 15.7 0 0 1 0 0 0 61 11 3 3 0 14 3 3 1 9 1.72 2.05 3.33 2.4 0.2
1971 MIL 31 11 0 14.7 0.0 14.7 0 1 0 0 0 0 72 22 10 8 1 31 7 6 1 10 4.91 3.52 4.22 -0.1 -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
1958 CHN MLB 1 1 2.3 5.38 91 .332 .259 .329 .391 .266 .364 111 0.3 0.0 0.2 0.0
1960 CHN MLB 31 27 176.7 4.15 101 .257 .255 .314 .386 .258 .281 98 15.4 1.6 13.9 1.4
1961 CHN MLB 37 31 186.7 6.04 70 .274 .260 .317 .397 .255 .300 102 -3.5 -0.4 -5.0 -0.3
1962 CHN MLB 37 33 208.7 6.04 70 .273 .255 .316 .383 .257 .311 103 -8.8 -0.9 -5.0 -0.3
1963 CHN MLB 37 37 290.7 3.75 105 .212 .242 .298 .356 .252 .236 103 25.1 2.8 23.7 3.2
1964 CHN MLB 37 36 256.7 5.58 70 .265 .249 .300 .357 .251 .278 107 -7.7 -0.9 -13.8 -1.1
1965 CHN MLB 36 34 222.3 4.81 86 .265 .251 .310 .374 .262 .288 105 3.0 0.3 2.7 0.3
1966 CHN MLB 38 37 269.3 4.95 86 .276 .255 .306 .377 .260 .309 106 6.4 0.7 8.5 1.2
1967 PHI MLB 32 21 125.3 4.83 75 .285 .248 .305 .361 .263 .320 101 -3.1 -0.4 -3.2 -0.2
1968 BOS MLB 31 28 196.0 4.01 87 .261 .232 .294 .344 .259 .280 103 2.0 0.2 -3.5 -0.5
1969 BOS MLB 2 2 12.0 4.57 93 .276 .248 .307 .363 .251 .333 104 0.3 0.0 -0.1 -0.0
1969 CLE MLB 34 22 135.0 4.65 81 .283 .246 .317 .374 .262 .309 96 -1.3 -0.1 -1.4 -0.4
1970 CLE MLB 29 1 43.7 5.60 72 .273 .246 .317 .377 .253 .294 105 -2.8 -0.3 -3.2 -0.2
1970 MIL MLB 14 0 15.7 3.33 120 .185 .234 .307 .349 .244 .229 100 1.7 0.2 2.4 0.2
1971 MIL MLB 11 0 14.7 4.22 91 .350 .247 .313 .364 .262 .396 99 0.1 0.0 -0.1 -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
1958 CHN MLB 0 1 0 1 1 2.3 4 3 0 0 57% .364 15.4 11.6 0.0 0.0 3.00 15.43 0.2 0.0
1960 CHN MLB 7 13 0 31 27 176.7 170 72 94 12 61% .281 8.7 3.7 0.6 4.8 1.37 3.72 13.9 1.4
1961 CHN MLB 10 11 0 37 31 186.7 213 48 91 23 68% .300 10.3 2.3 1.1 4.4 1.40 3.86 -5.0 -0.3
1962 CHN MLB 9 20 1 37 33 208.7 241 77 113 23 65% .311 10.4 3.3 1.0 4.9 1.52 5.09 -5.0 -0.3
1963 CHN MLB 22 10 0 37 37 290.7 223 75 185 14 63% .236 6.9 2.3 0.4 5.7 1.03 2.11 23.7 3.2
1964 CHN MLB 14 18 0 37 36 256.7 267 71 148 34 63% .278 9.4 2.5 1.2 5.2 1.32 3.75 -13.8 -1.1
1965 CHN MLB 14 15 1 36 34 222.3 227 57 130 22 60% .288 9.2 2.3 0.9 5.3 1.28 3.81 2.7 0.3
1966 CHN MLB 8 22 0 38 37 269.3 321 51 144 28 66% .309 10.7 1.7 0.9 4.8 1.38 3.98 8.5 1.2
1967 PHI MLB 6 7 0 32 21 125.3 152 36 45 6 66% .320 10.9 2.6 0.4 3.2 1.50 4.38 -3.2 -0.2
1968 BOS MLB 16 7 0 31 28 196.0 196 37 106 16 58% .280 9.0 1.7 0.7 4.9 1.19 3.03 -3.5 -0.5
1969 CLE MLB 6 9 0 34 22 135.0 162 40 48 10 57% .309 10.8 2.7 0.7 3.2 1.50 4.13 -1.4 -0.4
1969 BOS MLB 0 0 0 2 2 12.0 16 4 4 1 50% .333 12.0 3.0 0.8 3.0 1.67 3.75 -0.1 -0.0
1970 CLE MLB 3 3 2 29 1 43.7 49 14 13 4 58% .294 10.1 2.9 0.8 2.7 1.44 4.53 -3.2 -0.2
1970 MIL MLB 0 0 1 14 0 15.7 11 3 9 0 65% .229 6.3 1.7 0.0 5.2 0.89 1.72 2.4 0.2
1971 MIL MLB 0 1 0 11 0 14.7 22 7 10 1 50% .396 13.5 4.3 0.6 6.1 1.98 4.91 -0.1 -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

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Details

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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BP Articles

Dick Ellsworth is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
Inside The Park Blog: Big 3s: The Complete ListBradford Doolittle2012-05-24
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Preview: Sunday's Games to WatchCaleb Peiffer2008-08-17
This article requires BP Premium accessEvery Given Sunday: Lightning in a Bottle, Thunder in the BronxJohn Perrotto2008-05-18
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: The Buehrle DilemmaJoe Sheehan2007-06-28
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Matchups: Opponent Experience FactorJim Baker2007-06-15
Prospectus Triple Play: Chicago White Sox, Oakland Athletics, Philadelphia PhilliesBaseball Prospectus2004-08-18


BP Chats

DateQuestionAnswer
2010-02-23 13:00:00 (link to chat)Two more tries- Don Cardwell or Dick Ellsworth?
(jamin67038 from Wichita, KS)
Nope... I got it. It was Herm Wehmeier. Really. (Steven Goldman)


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