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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
16 3611 197 230 11 1734 3.58 13.6
Birth Date11-24-1930
Height6' 0"
Weight190 lbs
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WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA. (For previous card version with FAIR_RA, click here.)
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 H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA WARP
1951 PIT MLB 34 22 149.7 173 68 41 12 .275 106 10.4 4.1 0.7 2.5 64% .309 .297 1.61 4.24 4.27 109 0.00 0.0
1952 PIT MLB 35 23 185.0 186 84 75 15 .267 100 9.0 4.1 0.7 3.6 59% .277 .293 1.46 4.07 4.18 118 0.00 0.0
1953 PIT MLB 32 24 170.7 193 57 66 18 .277 105 10.2 3.0 0.9 3.5 60% .297 .288 1.46 4.27 4.90 111 4.84 -2.5
1954 PIT MLB 35 20 170.3 204 58 73 16 .267 98 10.8 3.1 0.8 3.9 56% .297 .285 1.54 3.82 5.07 88 4.43 -0.7
1955 PIT MLB 44 20 200.3 178 52 98 18 .265 101 8.0 2.3 0.8 4.4 63% .263 .247 1.15 3.30 2.83 84 3.20 2.3
1956 PIT MLB 49 42 314.3 310 85 166 25 .263 98 8.9 2.4 0.7 4.8 56% .256 .236 1.26 3.04 3.46 83 3.51 2.2
1957 PIT MLB 40 38 277.0 273 68 143 28 .265 97 8.9 2.2 0.9 4.6 56% .269 .259 1.23 3.54 3.38 89 3.93 1.5
1958 PIT MLB 38 38 274.0 299 61 135 25 .268 97 9.8 2.0 0.8 4.4 54% .298 .260 1.31 3.42 3.68 92 4.41 2.2
1959 PIT MLB 35 35 234.7 267 52 104 19 .263 99 10.2 2.0 0.7 4.0 56% .295 .270 1.36 3.54 4.03 99 4.52 1.7
1960 PIT MLB 38 37 275.7 266 45 183 18 .258 98 8.7 1.5 0.6 6.0 58% .284 .230 1.13 2.66 3.00 73 3.36 6.0
1961 PIT MLB 41 35 236.0 271 45 108 16 .262 99 10.3 1.7 0.6 4.1 61% .307 .257 1.34 3.24 3.85 94 4.40 2.8
1962 PIT MLB 39 36 261.7 280 53 144 23 .262 98 9.6 1.8 0.8 5.0 57% .295 .251 1.27 3.39 3.06 89 4.04 4.2
1963 PIT MLB 39 38 268.7 236 44 144 13 .258 96 7.9 1.5 0.4 4.8 58% .255 .229 1.04 2.60 2.34 90 3.14 5.4
1964 PIT MLB 35 35 240.3 253 50 128 10 .258 100 9.5 1.9 0.4 4.8 63% .298 .249 1.26 2.90 3.33 95 3.76 3.0
1965 PIT MLB 34 34 222.0 221 47 74 17 .259 99 9.0 1.9 0.7 3.0 58% .262 .254 1.21 3.71 3.24 115 3.91 1.9
1966 NYA 0 12 8 44.7 61 9 22 2 .254 95 12.3 1.8 0.4 4.4 55% .360 .309 1.57 2.63 4.84 0 0.00 0.0
1966 NYN 0 22 12 86.0 101 16 30 11 .264 96 10.6 1.7 1.2 3.1 67% .286 .299 1.36 4.23 4.40 0 0.00 0.0
1966 TOT MLB 34 20 130.7 162 25 52 13 .261 96 11.2 1.7 0.9 3.6 63% .311 .302 1.43 3.68 4.55 106 5.15 -0.8
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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.
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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA
1951 PIT MLB 34 22 149.7 173 68 41 12 .275 106 10.4 4.1 0.7 2.5 64% .309 .297 1.61 4.24 4.27
1952 PIT MLB 35 23 185.0 186 84 75 15 .267 100 9.0 4.1 0.7 3.6 59% .277 .293 1.46 4.07 4.18
1953 PIT MLB 32 24 170.7 193 57 66 18 .277 105 10.2 3.0 0.9 3.5 60% .297 .288 1.46 4.27 4.90
1954 PIT MLB 35 20 170.3 204 58 73 16 .267 98 10.8 3.1 0.8 3.9 56% .297 .285 1.54 3.82 5.07
1955 PIT MLB 44 20 200.3 178 52 98 18 .265 101 8.0 2.3 0.8 4.4 63% .263 .247 1.15 3.30 2.83
1956 PIT MLB 49 42 314.3 310 85 166 25 .263 98 8.9 2.4 0.7 4.8 56% .256 .236 1.26 3.04 3.46
1957 PIT MLB 40 38 277.0 273 68 143 28 .265 97 8.9 2.2 0.9 4.6 56% .269 .259 1.23 3.54 3.38
1958 PIT MLB 38 38 274.0 299 61 135 25 .268 97 9.8 2.0 0.8 4.4 54% .298 .260 1.31 3.42 3.68
1959 PIT MLB 35 35 234.7 267 52 104 19 .263 99 10.2 2.0 0.7 4.0 56% .295 .270 1.36 3.54 4.03
1960 PIT MLB 38 37 275.7 266 45 183 18 .258 98 8.7 1.5 0.6 6.0 58% .284 .230 1.13 2.66 3.00
1961 PIT MLB 41 35 236.0 271 45 108 16 .262 99 10.3 1.7 0.6 4.1 61% .307 .257 1.34 3.24 3.85
1962 PIT MLB 39 36 261.7 280 53 144 23 .262 98 9.6 1.8 0.8 5.0 57% .295 .251 1.27 3.39 3.06
1963 PIT MLB 39 38 268.7 236 44 144 13 .258 96 7.9 1.5 0.4 4.8 58% .255 .229 1.04 2.60 2.34
1964 PIT MLB 35 35 240.3 253 50 128 10 .258 100 9.5 1.9 0.4 4.8 63% .298 .249 1.26 2.90 3.33
1965 PIT MLB 34 34 222.0 221 47 74 17 .259 99 9.0 1.9 0.7 3.0 58% .262 .254 1.21 3.71 3.24
1966 NYA MLB 12 8 44.7 61 9 22 2 .254 95 12.3 1.8 0.4 4.4 55% .360 .309 1.57 2.63 4.84
1966 NYN MLB 22 12 86.0 101 16 30 11 .264 96 10.6 1.7 1.2 3.1 67% .286 .299 1.36 4.23 4.40

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

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  Title Author Date
The Week in Quotes: February 3-9Morris Greenberg2014-02-10
The Week in Quotes: February 3-9Nick Wheatley-Schaller2014-02-10
The Week in Quotes: February 3-9Nick Bacarella2014-02-10
The Week in Quotes: February 3-9Chris Mosch2014-02-10
This article requires BP Premium accessPainting the Black: Buy Low, PorcelloR.J. Anderson2013-01-21
BP Unfiltered: MVPs Who Weren't All-StarsBen Lindbergh2012-07-12
This article requires BP Premium accessResearch Mailbag: Worst. Lineup. Ever.Bradley Ankrom2012-04-05
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: Disasterpiece TheaterJay Jaffe2010-09-29
You Can Blog It Up: The 2010 Orioles: One of the Worst Teams of All Time?Steven Goldman2010-06-05
Prospectus Toolbox: WHIP-ping Through the MailbagDerek Jacques2008-08-19
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Matchups: Exiting Stage LeftJim Baker2008-07-11
Prospectus Matchups: The (Elimination) GamersJim Baker2007-10-19
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Matchups: Most ActiveJim Baker2006-01-25


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