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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
16 2047 126 97 14 801 3.76 8.5
Birth Date11-26-1947
Height6' 0"
Weight170 lbs
BatsB
ThrowsL
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
1970 CHN MLB 20 3 38.0 35 23 21 6 .259 106 8.3 5.4 1.4 5.0 48% .250 .278 1.53 5.69 3.79 115 5.52 -0.3
1971 CHN MLB 6 0 3.0 6 1 2 0 .268 104 18.0 3.0 0.0 6.0 80% .400 .371 2.33 2.21 6.00 101 10.78 -0.2
1972 CHN MLB 7 0 12.3 11 3 13 3 .263 112 8.0 2.2 2.2 9.5 40% .267 .304 1.14 4.31 3.65 83 5.11 -0.2
1973 CHN MLB 21 7 64.7 79 11 43 10 .259 109 11.0 1.5 1.4 6.0 50% .319 .288 1.39 3.79 4.87 90 5.80 -0.8
1974 NYA MLB 8 8 56.0 54 12 17 2 .256 98 8.7 1.9 0.3 2.7 44% .261 .231 1.18 3.07 2.41 114 3.91 0.6
1975 NYA MLB 26 20 151.3 173 41 65 13 .254 97 10.3 2.4 0.8 3.9 48% .309 .272 1.41 3.69 3.51 108 5.23 -0.7
1976 KCA MLB 20 2 62.7 47 20 22 4 .264 101 6.8 2.9 0.6 3.2 47% .213 .230 1.07 3.75 2.30 106 2.85 1.2
1977 KCA MLB 52 6 106.3 108 28 46 8 .261 105 9.1 2.4 0.7 3.9 52% .275 .245 1.28 3.67 3.13 95 4.41 0.7
1978 KCA MLB 35 26 221.7 183 60 81 13 .258 101 7.4 2.4 0.5 3.3 39% .232 .234 1.10 3.45 2.72 101 3.36 3.7
1979 KCA MLB 39 33 233.7 226 73 85 29 .261 100 8.7 2.8 1.1 3.3 47% .247 .262 1.28 4.68 4.47 110 4.27 2.4
1980 KCA MLB 36 36 283.3 272 76 113 20 .263 98 8.6 2.4 0.6 3.6 44% .262 .254 1.23 3.74 2.95 100 3.86 3.7
1981 KCA MLB 23 23 172.3 139 35 61 11 .263 95 7.3 1.8 0.6 3.2 43% .225 .232 1.01 3.34 2.72 100 2.52 4.7
1982 KCA MLB 37 37 248.0 251 64 98 31 .265 99 9.1 2.3 1.1 3.6 43% .261 .262 1.27 4.37 4.03 103 4.07 2.9
1983 KCA MLB 34 31 200.3 220 76 57 23 .264 100 9.9 3.4 1.0 2.6 45% .275 .293 1.48 5.01 4.90 125 4.88 0.5
1984 KCA MLB 31 25 168.7 175 67 68 26 .263 94 9.3 3.6 1.4 3.6 41% .263 .289 1.43 5.21 5.18 127 5.02 0.0
1985 CHN 0 5 4 20.3 34 6 7 4 .256 91 15.0 2.7 1.8 3.1 45% .357 .364 1.97 5.52 8.41 0 0.00 0.0
1985 KCA 0 3 0 4.3 7 4 2 1 .268 97 14.5 8.3 2.1 4.2 60% .375 .385 2.54 7.59 12.46 0 0.00 0.0
1985 TOT MLB 8 4 24.7 41 10 9 5 .258 92 15.0 3.6 1.8 3.3 48% .360 .368 2.07 5.88 9.12 117 9.47 -1.2
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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
1970 CHN MLB 20 3 38.0 35 23 21 6 .259 106 8.3 5.4 1.4 5.0 48% .250 .278 1.53 5.69 3.79
1971 CHN MLB 6 0 3.0 6 1 2 0 .268 104 18.0 3.0 0.0 6.0 80% .400 .371 2.33 2.21 6.00
1972 CHN MLB 7 0 12.3 11 3 13 3 .263 112 8.0 2.2 2.2 9.5 40% .267 .304 1.14 4.31 3.65
1973 CHN MLB 21 7 64.7 79 11 43 10 .259 109 11.0 1.5 1.4 6.0 50% .319 .288 1.39 3.79 4.87
1974 NYA MLB 8 8 56.0 54 12 17 2 .256 98 8.7 1.9 0.3 2.7 44% .261 .231 1.18 3.07 2.41
1975 NYA MLB 26 20 151.3 173 41 65 13 .254 97 10.3 2.4 0.8 3.9 48% .309 .272 1.41 3.69 3.51
1976 KCA MLB 20 2 62.7 47 20 22 4 .264 101 6.8 2.9 0.6 3.2 47% .213 .230 1.07 3.75 2.30
1977 KCA MLB 52 6 106.3 108 28 46 8 .261 105 9.1 2.4 0.7 3.9 52% .275 .245 1.28 3.67 3.13
1978 KCA MLB 35 26 221.7 183 60 81 13 .258 101 7.4 2.4 0.5 3.3 39% .232 .234 1.10 3.45 2.72
1979 KCA MLB 39 33 233.7 226 73 85 29 .261 100 8.7 2.8 1.1 3.3 47% .247 .262 1.28 4.68 4.47
1980 KCA MLB 36 36 283.3 272 76 113 20 .263 98 8.6 2.4 0.6 3.6 44% .262 .254 1.23 3.74 2.95
1981 KCA MLB 23 23 172.3 139 35 61 11 .263 95 7.3 1.8 0.6 3.2 43% .225 .232 1.01 3.34 2.72
1982 KCA MLB 37 37 248.0 251 64 98 31 .265 99 9.1 2.3 1.1 3.6 43% .261 .262 1.27 4.37 4.03
1983 KCA MLB 34 31 200.3 220 76 57 23 .264 100 9.9 3.4 1.0 2.6 45% .275 .293 1.48 5.01 4.90
1984 KCA MLB 31 25 168.7 175 67 68 26 .263 94 9.3 3.6 1.4 3.6 41% .263 .289 1.43 5.21 5.18
1985 CHN MLB 5 4 20.3 34 6 7 4 .256 91 15.0 2.7 1.8 3.1 45% .357 .364 1.97 5.52 8.41
1985 KCA MLB 3 0 4.3 7 4 2 1 .268 97 14.5 8.3 2.1 4.2 60% .375 .385 2.54 7.59 12.46
1985 IOW AAA 10 10 71.0 69 8 45 4 .000 8.7 1.0 0.5 5.7 0% .000 .000 1.08 2.56 2.54

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
1976-06-01 1976-07-04 33 32 - Not Disclosed - -

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  Title Author Date
Fantasy Freestyle: How We Got HereMike Gianella2015-07-01
The Lineup Card: Nine Awards that Should Be Given OutBaseball Prospectus2012-09-26
Clubhouse Confidential: Hoping for a SignMarc Carig2011-07-20
You Can Blog It Up: Just in Time for HOF inductions, the Whitey Herzog All-StarsSteven Goldman2010-07-24
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: The Left WingJoe Sheehan2009-08-19
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: Royal PainsSteven Goldman2009-07-14
Prospectus Q&A: Al FitzmorrisDavid Laurila2009-03-01
This article requires BP Premium accessLies, Damned Lies: Rookies and CyclesNate Silver2007-08-23
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Matchups: I RememberJim Baker2005-11-04
Team Health Reports: Boston Red SoxWill Carroll2005-03-29
Banking on the Bullpen: How Much Do a Starter's Numbers Depend on His Relievers?Michael Wolverton2004-07-02
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: 1984 Part III: GhostbustersSteven Goldman2004-02-19


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