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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
17 3884.3 251 174 6 3117 2.91 64.4
Birth Date11-9-1935
Height6' 1"
Weight189 lbs
BatsR
ThrowsR
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
1959 SLN MLB 13 9 75.7 77 39 48 4 .269 107 9.2 4.6 0.5 5.7 52% .303 .255 1.53 3.63 3.33 104 3.98 1.2
1960 SLN MLB 27 12 86.7 97 48 69 7 .263 105 10.1 5.0 0.7 7.2 60% .328 .288 1.67 3.80 5.61 97 5.48 -0.4
1961 SLN MLB 35 27 211.3 186 119 166 13 .263 103 7.9 5.1 0.6 7.1 54% .283 .244 1.44 3.67 3.24 96 4.17 3.1
1962 SLN MLB 32 30 233.7 174 95 208 15 .261 103 6.7 3.7 0.6 8.0 57% .249 .215 1.15 3.12 2.85 74 2.83 7.0
1963 SLN MLB 36 33 254.7 224 96 204 19 .260 105 7.9 3.4 0.7 7.2 51% .271 .247 1.26 3.15 3.39 96 3.69 3.3
1964 SLN MLB 40 36 287.3 250 86 245 25 .256 106 7.8 2.7 0.8 7.7 49% .272 .236 1.17 3.17 3.01 78 3.25 5.8
1965 SLN MLB 38 36 299.0 243 103 270 34 .260 104 7.3 3.1 1.0 8.1 46% .257 .239 1.16 3.45 3.07 82 2.96 6.7
1966 SLN MLB 35 35 280.3 210 78 225 20 .265 98 6.7 2.5 0.6 7.2 48% .240 .224 1.03 2.88 2.44 76 2.73 7.1
1967 SLN MLB 24 24 175.3 151 40 147 10 .258 99 7.8 2.1 0.5 7.5 48% .280 .232 1.09 2.46 2.98 71 2.98 3.2
1968 SLN MLB 34 34 304.7 198 62 268 11 .259 84 5.8 1.8 0.3 7.9 46% .230 .197 0.85 1.93 1.12 62 1.74 9.4
1969 SLN MLB 35 35 314.0 251 95 269 12 .261 97 7.2 2.7 0.3 7.7 45% .270 .221 1.10 2.44 2.18 69 2.80 7.4
1970 SLN MLB 34 34 294.0 262 88 274 13 .263 97 8.0 2.7 0.4 8.4 51% .299 .227 1.19 2.50 3.12 55 2.58 8.6
1971 SLN MLB 31 31 245.7 215 76 185 14 .255 99 7.9 2.8 0.5 6.8 54% .271 .244 1.18 2.79 3.04 82 3.18 4.1
1972 SLN MLB 34 34 278.0 226 88 208 14 .264 98 7.3 2.8 0.5 6.7 47% .263 .232 1.13 2.67 2.46 78 2.71 5.5
1973 SLN MLB 25 25 195.0 159 57 142 12 .259 99 7.3 2.6 0.6 6.6 53% .255 .231 1.11 2.82 2.77 78 3.70 2.7
1974 SLN MLB 33 33 240.0 236 104 129 24 .259 104 8.8 3.9 0.9 4.8 46% .272 .262 1.42 4.17 3.83 103 4.19 1.7
1975 SLN MLB 22 14 109.0 120 62 60 10 .259 100 9.9 5.1 0.8 5.0 44% .303 .285 1.67 4.52 5.04 115 5.12 -0.4
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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.
Minor league stats are currently shownClick to hide.
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
1959 SLN MLB 13 9 75.7 77 39 48 4 .269 107 9.2 4.6 0.5 5.7 52% .303 .255 1.53 3.63 3.33
1960 SLN MLB 27 12 86.7 97 48 69 7 .263 105 10.1 5.0 0.7 7.2 60% .328 .288 1.67 3.80 5.61
1961 SLN MLB 35 27 211.3 186 119 166 13 .263 103 7.9 5.1 0.6 7.1 54% .283 .244 1.44 3.67 3.24
1962 SLN MLB 32 30 233.7 174 95 208 15 .261 103 6.7 3.7 0.6 8.0 57% .249 .215 1.15 3.12 2.85
1963 SLN MLB 36 33 254.7 224 96 204 19 .260 105 7.9 3.4 0.7 7.2 51% .271 .247 1.26 3.15 3.39
1964 SLN MLB 40 36 287.3 250 86 245 25 .256 106 7.8 2.7 0.8 7.7 49% .272 .236 1.17 3.17 3.01
1965 SLN MLB 38 36 299.0 243 103 270 34 .260 104 7.3 3.1 1.0 8.1 46% .257 .239 1.16 3.45 3.07
1966 SLN MLB 35 35 280.3 210 78 225 20 .265 98 6.7 2.5 0.6 7.2 48% .240 .224 1.03 2.88 2.44
1967 SLN MLB 24 24 175.3 151 40 147 10 .258 99 7.8 2.1 0.5 7.5 48% .280 .232 1.09 2.46 2.98
1968 SLN MLB 34 34 304.7 198 62 268 11 .259 84 5.8 1.8 0.3 7.9 46% .230 .197 0.85 1.93 1.12
1969 SLN MLB 35 35 314.0 251 95 269 12 .261 97 7.2 2.7 0.3 7.7 45% .270 .221 1.10 2.44 2.18
1970 SLN MLB 34 34 294.0 262 88 274 13 .263 97 8.0 2.7 0.4 8.4 51% .299 .227 1.19 2.50 3.12
1971 SLN MLB 31 31 245.7 215 76 185 14 .255 99 7.9 2.8 0.5 6.8 54% .271 .244 1.18 2.79 3.04
1972 SLN MLB 34 34 278.0 226 88 208 14 .264 98 7.3 2.8 0.5 6.7 47% .263 .232 1.13 2.67 2.46
1973 SLN MLB 25 25 195.0 159 57 142 12 .259 99 7.3 2.6 0.6 6.6 53% .255 .231 1.11 2.82 2.77
1974 SLN MLB 33 33 240.0 236 104 129 24 .259 104 8.8 3.9 0.9 4.8 46% .272 .262 1.42 4.17 3.83
1975 SLN MLB 22 14 109.0 120 62 60 10 .259 100 9.9 5.1 0.8 5.0 44% .303 .285 1.67 4.52 5.04

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

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
1973-08-05 1973-09-29 55 51 Right Knee Surgery Cartilage Likely Meniscus 1973-08-08 -
1971-05-30 1971-06-21 22 22 Right Thigh Strain - -
1967-07-16 1967-09-07 53 55 Right Lower Leg Fracture Batted Ball - -

Compensation

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This article requires BP Premium accessPainting the Black: Throw, Throw, ThrowR.J. Anderson2015-06-11
Prospectus Feature: DRA: Improved, Minused, and DemonstratedRobert Arthur2015-06-10
Prospectus Feature: DRA: Improved, Minused, and DemonstratedDan Turkenkopf2015-06-10
Prospectus Feature: DRA: Improved, Minused, and DemonstratedJonathan Judge2015-06-10
Prospectus Feature: DRA: Improved, Minused, and DemonstratedHarry Pavlidis2015-06-10
Prospectus Feature: DRA: Improved, Minused, and DemonstratedGregory J. Matthews2015-06-10
An Agent's Take: An OfferJoshua Kusnick2015-05-21
Fantasy Rounders: Yard SaleDoug Thorburn2015-05-01
Kershaw Day: What's More Impressive, Kershaw's Ceiling or His Floor? Zachary Levine2015-03-09
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessThe Top 101 Dynasty League Prospects for 2015: Part 1: 51-101Bret Sayre2015-02-25
The Week in Quotes: November 10-16, 2014Chris Mosch2014-11-17
The Week in Quotes: November 10-16, 2014Nick Bacarella2014-11-17
The Week in Quotes: November 10-16, 2014Nick Wheatley-Schaller2014-11-17
Fantasy Freestyle: Looking Back: Madison Bumgarner for Cy YoungJ.P. Breen2014-10-28
In A Pickle: How To Lose Lots of One-Run GamesJason Wojciechowski2014-09-15
This article requires BP Premium accessPainting the Black: Book Review: The Art of ScoutingR.J. Anderson2014-07-10
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessTop 50 Dynasty League Prospects: 2014 Draft EditionBret Sayre2014-06-11
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Freestyle: Nathan Eovaldi: Great or Just Hot?Craig Goldstein2014-05-14
Prospects Will Break Your Heart: Scouting FortitudeJason Parks2014-04-30
Painting the Black: The Predictive Power of the Hit By PitchR.J. Anderson2014-03-21
This article requires BP Premium accessRaising Aces: Classic Deliveries: Hall of Fame Inductees 1980-89Doug Thorburn2014-01-17
This article requires BP Premium accessRaising Aces: Classic Deliveries: Hall of Fame Inductees of 1990-94Doug Thorburn2014-01-10
This article requires BP Premium accessPlayoff Prospectus: Backs Against the Wall: The 2013 St. Louis Cardinals and HistoryMike Gianella2013-10-30
Reworking WARP: The Importance of a Living Replacement LevelColin Wyers2013-09-19
This article requires BP Premium accessPainting the Black: The Outside ManR.J. Anderson2013-07-08
This article requires BP Premium accessThe Call-Up: Zack WheelerBret Sayre2013-06-18
This article requires BP Premium accessThe Call-Up: Zack WheelerMark Anderson2013-06-18
This article requires BP Premium accessPebble Hunting: The Best Pitches Thrown This WeekSam Miller2012-06-08
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit List: Passing the BuchholzJay Jaffe2007-08-24
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit List: Down From OlymposJay Jaffe2007-06-01
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: AL Central RoundupKevin Goldstein2006-05-23
Can Of Corn: WinnersDayn Perry2006-02-23
Internet Baseball Awards: 2005 National League WinnersGreg Spira2005-11-01
This article requires BP Premium accessCan Of Corn: Tops Among Top ThreeDayn Perry2005-08-03
This article requires BP Premium accessCrooked Numbers: The Ivy is Always Greener...James Click2005-04-28
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Game of the Week: A's-Angels, Sunday March 6Jonah Keri2005-03-09
Prospectus Triple Play: Baltimore Orioles, Colorado Rockies, New York MetsBaseball Prospectus2005-03-04
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Matchups: Seeking the Perfect CandidateJim Baker2005-01-06
Predicting the Playoffs: Mortal Lock or Coin Flip?Doug Pappas2003-09-29
Prospectus Today: Pitcher WorkloadsJoe Sheehan2003-06-18
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Q&A: Roger Angell, Part IAlex Belth2003-05-09


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