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Dan Ford DHOrioles

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Career Summary
Years PA AVG OBP SLG TAv WARP
11 4582 .270 .324 .427 .272 11.4
Birth Date5-19-1952
Height6' 1"
Weight185 lbs
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WARP Summary

Standard

YEAR TEAM AGE G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB BB SO HBP SF SH RBI SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP
1975 MIN 23 130 478 440 72 123 21 1 15 191 30 79 5 0 3 59 6 7 .280 .333 .434 .274 21.2 -3.5 1.9
1976 MIN 24 145 571 514 87 137 24 7 20 235 36 118 10 6 5 86 17 6 .267 .323 .457 .286 24.7 -5.8 2.1
1977 MIN 25 144 510 453 66 121 25 7 11 193 41 79 10 5 1 60 6 4 .267 .338 .426 .270 16.0 -10.0 0.6
1978 MIN 26 151 654 592 78 162 36 10 11 251 48 88 5 3 6 82 7 7 .274 .332 .424 .277 31.4 -17.0 1.6
1979 CAL 27 142 628 569 100 165 26 5 21 264 40 86 3 13 3 101 8 5 .290 .333 .464 .290 28.9 3.2 3.3
1980 CAL 28 65 249 226 22 63 11 0 7 95 19 45 2 1 1 26 0 1 .279 .339 .420 .257 -1.7 -2.6 -0.5
1981 CAL 29 97 409 375 53 104 14 1 15 165 23 71 5 1 5 48 2 2 .277 .327 .440 .276 13.1 -1.1 1.3
1982 BAL 30 123 453 421 46 99 21 3 10 156 23 71 4 3 2 43 5 2 .235 .279 .371 .245 -3.5 6.6 0.3
1983 BAL 31 103 448 407 63 114 30 4 9 179 29 55 3 6 3 55 9 2 .280 .328 .440 .277 11.8 2.4 1.5
1984 BAL 32 25 100 91 7 21 4 0 1 28 7 13 0 0 2 5 1 0 .231 .286 .308 .236 -1.6 0.8 -0.1
1985 BAL 33 28 82 75 4 14 2 0 1 19 7 17 0 0 0 1 0 1 .187 .256 .253 .178 -6.8 0.0 -0.7
Career11534582416359811232143812117763037224738315666137.270.324.427.272133.5-27.211.4

Advanced

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YEAR Team Lg G PA TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ FRAA BRR BVORP BWARP VORP WARP
1975 MIN MLB 130 478 .274 .261 .327 .380 .264 .312 104 6.5 12.6 1.1 -3.5 3.1 21.2 1.9 21.2 1.9
1976 MIN MLB 145 571 .286 .255 .315 .359 .260 .306 102 14.2 14.4 -5.3 -5.8 3.2 24.7 2.1 24.7 2.1
1977 MIN MLB 144 510 .270 .268 .331 .402 .264 .299 101 5 14.2 -5.1 -10.0 0.1 16.0 0.6 16.0 0.6
1978 MIN MLB 151 654 .277 .264 .325 .387 .265 .304 101 10.7 17.0 1.3 -17.0 3.2 31.4 1.6 31.4 1.6
1979 CAL MLB 142 628 .290 .269 .328 .410 .264 .303 97 19.6 17.6 -5.1 3.2 0.7 28.9 3.3 28.9 3.3
1980 CAL MLB 65 249 .257 .269 .323 .397 .262 .320 99 -0.6 6.7 -2.9 -2.6 -2.6 -1.7 -0.5 -1.7 -0.5
1981 CAL MLB 97 409 .276 .256 .318 .372 .261 .307 98 6 10.3 -3.8 -1.1 1.4 13.1 1.3 13.1 1.3
1982 BAL MLB 123 453 .245 .266 .328 .407 .268 .259 98 -7 12.2 -4.3 6.6 -3.7 -3.5 0.3 -3.5 0.3
1983 BAL MLB 103 448 .277 .266 .326 .398 .265 .301 97 7.5 12.2 -4.5 2.4 -2.6 11.8 1.5 11.8 1.5
1984 BAL MLB 25 100 .236 .261 .316 .402 .262 .260 95 -2.4 2.7 -1.2 0.8 -0.9 -1.6 -0.1 -1.6 -0.1
1985 BAL MLB 28 82 .178 .266 .334 .410 .272 .228 99 -6.7 2.2 -1.4 0.0 -1.0 -6.8 -0.7 -6.8 -0.7

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO TAv VORP FRAA WARP
1975 MIN MLB 478 72 123 21 1 15 59 30 79 6 7 .280 .333 .434 .155 .274 21.2 -3.5 1.9
1976 MIN MLB 571 87 137 24 7 20 86 36 118 17 6 .267 .323 .457 .191 .286 24.7 -5.8 2.1
1977 MIN MLB 510 66 121 25 7 11 60 41 79 6 4 .267 .338 .426 .159 .270 16.0 -10.0 0.6
1978 MIN MLB 654 78 162 36 10 11 82 48 88 7 7 .274 .332 .424 .150 .277 31.4 -17.0 1.6
1979 CAL MLB 628 100 165 26 5 21 101 40 86 8 5 .290 .333 .464 .174 .290 28.9 3.2 3.3
1980 CAL MLB 249 22 63 11 0 7 26 19 45 0 1 .279 .339 .420 .142 .257 -1.7 -2.6 -0.5
1981 CAL MLB 409 53 104 14 1 15 48 23 71 2 2 .277 .327 .440 .163 .276 13.1 -1.1 1.3
1982 BAL MLB 453 46 99 21 3 10 43 23 71 5 2 .235 .279 .371 .135 .245 -3.5 6.6 0.3
1983 BAL MLB 448 63 114 30 4 9 55 29 55 9 2 .280 .328 .440 .160 .277 11.8 2.4 1.5
1984 BAL MLB 100 7 21 4 0 1 5 7 13 1 0 .231 .286 .308 .077 .236 -1.6 0.8 -0.1
1985 BAL MLB 82 4 14 2 0 1 1 7 17 0 1 .187 .256 .253 .067 .178 -6.8 0.0 -0.7

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
1985-06-01 1985-10-07 15-DL 128 116 Bilateral Knee Soreness - -
1984-08-16 1984-10-01 46 43 - Wrist Fracture - -
1984-04-16 1984-07-20 95 86 Left Knee Surgery 1984-04-20 -
1983-06-22 1983-07-21 29 23 Right Knee Surgery Exploratroy 1983-06-28 -
1983-06-02 1983-06-09 DTD 7 6 Right Knee Soreness - -
1980-05-29 1980-08-08 71 64 Right Knee Soreness Lingering From Winter Surgery - -
1979-11-05 1979-11-05 Off 0 0 Right Knee Surgery Torn Cartilage 1979-11-05 -

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Baseball ProGUESTus: Dollar Sign on the Glistening Muscle: Scouting Ballplayers in 1980s PlaygirlMichael Clair2013-05-21
Future Shock Blog: Draft Day Dream CrushingKevin Goldstein2012-06-04
Western Front: A Haphazard History of Halos at the Hot CornerGeoff Young2012-01-17
The BP Broadside: The Most Disappointing Prospects of All Time, Part 2Steven Goldman2011-03-01
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: The Life and Times of Buzzie Bavasi, Part TwoJay Jaffe2008-05-14
This article requires BP Premium accessSchrodinger's Bat: My First Full SeasonDan Fox2007-11-01


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