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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
13 1044.7 70 63 147 788 3.38 12.1
Birth Date11-14-1954
Height6' 3"
Weight180 lbs
BatsL
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
1977 CHN MLB 67 1 110.0 94 28 78 11 .263 107 7.7 2.3 0.9 6.4 54% .260 .220 1.11 3.41 3.03 79 3.22 2.1
1978 CHN MLB 54 0 59.7 57 35 38 6 .261 112 8.6 5.3 0.9 5.7 51% .277 .267 1.54 4.47 3.77 108 4.09 0.3
1979 CHN MLB 51 2 79.0 85 39 53 8 .255 108 9.7 4.4 0.9 6.0 51% .302 .273 1.57 4.30 5.01 99 5.04 -0.2
1980 CHN MLB 53 7 108.3 115 45 75 8 .255 107 9.6 3.7 0.7 6.2 61% .312 .262 1.48 3.62 4.40 97 4.67 0.1
1981 CHN MLB 12 0 13.7 14 8 13 0 .249 109 9.2 5.3 0.0 8.6 50% .341 .271 1.61 2.52 3.95 93 4.45 -0.0
1982 CHN MLB 75 0 75.0 74 24 54 3 .262 105 8.9 2.9 0.4 6.5 64% .309 .238 1.31 2.83 3.00 75 3.63 0.9
1983 CHN 0 11 1 19.7 16 6 18 0 .246 105 7.3 2.7 0.0 8.2 59% .286 .215 1.12 1.76 3.20 0 0.00 0.0
1983 PHI 0 63 0 95.7 93 26 75 9 .256 102 8.7 2.4 0.8 7.1 49% .293 .252 1.24 3.17 3.29 0 0.00 0.0
1984 DET MLB 80 0 140.3 96 36 112 6 .265 96 6.2 2.3 0.4 7.2 45% .231 .194 0.94 2.56 1.92 64 2.13 4.5
1985 DET MLB 74 0 106.7 82 14 76 13 .267 95 6.9 1.2 1.1 6.4 37% .222 .227 0.90 3.32 2.70 70 3.11 2.2
1986 DET MLB 64 0 88.7 87 21 77 13 .264 98 8.8 2.1 1.3 7.8 40% .285 .263 1.22 3.84 3.55 75 4.45 0.6
1987 DET MLB 45 0 49.0 53 20 30 8 .260 99 9.7 3.7 1.5 5.5 39% .283 .277 1.49 5.00 3.67 102 5.74 -0.2
1988 DET MLB 63 0 67.7 50 31 59 8 .260 97 6.7 4.1 1.1 7.8 46% .231 .246 1.20 4.17 3.06 89 3.25 1.3
1989 DET MLB 32 0 31.3 36 16 30 4 .268 102 10.3 4.6 1.1 8.6 39% .356 .305 1.66 4.22 5.74 85 6.07 -0.5
1983 TOT MLB 74 1 115.3 109 32 93 9 .254 103 8.5 2.5 0.7 7.3 50% .292 .246 1.22 2.93 3.28 79 4.24 0.7
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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
1977 CHN MLB 67 1 110.0 94 28 78 11 .263 107 7.7 2.3 0.9 6.4 54% .260 .220 1.11 3.41 3.03
1978 CHN MLB 54 0 59.7 57 35 38 6 .261 112 8.6 5.3 0.9 5.7 51% .277 .267 1.54 4.47 3.77
1979 CHN MLB 51 2 79.0 85 39 53 8 .255 108 9.7 4.4 0.9 6.0 51% .302 .273 1.57 4.30 5.01
1980 CHN MLB 53 7 108.3 115 45 75 8 .255 107 9.6 3.7 0.7 6.2 61% .312 .262 1.48 3.62 4.40
1981 CHN MLB 12 0 13.7 14 8 13 0 .249 109 9.2 5.3 0.0 8.6 50% .341 .271 1.61 2.52 3.95
1982 CHN MLB 75 0 75.0 74 24 54 3 .262 105 8.9 2.9 0.4 6.5 64% .309 .238 1.31 2.83 3.00
1983 CHN MLB 11 1 19.7 16 6 18 0 .246 105 7.3 2.7 0.0 8.2 59% .286 .215 1.12 1.76 3.20
1983 PHI MLB 63 0 95.7 93 26 75 9 .256 102 8.7 2.4 0.8 7.1 49% .293 .252 1.24 3.17 3.29
1984 DET MLB 80 0 140.3 96 36 112 6 .265 96 6.2 2.3 0.4 7.2 45% .231 .194 0.94 2.56 1.92
1985 DET MLB 74 0 106.7 82 14 76 13 .267 95 6.9 1.2 1.1 6.4 37% .222 .227 0.90 3.32 2.70
1986 DET MLB 64 0 88.7 87 21 77 13 .264 98 8.8 2.1 1.3 7.8 40% .285 .263 1.22 3.84 3.55
1987 DET MLB 45 0 49.0 53 20 30 8 .260 99 9.7 3.7 1.5 5.5 39% .283 .277 1.49 5.00 3.67
1988 DET MLB 63 0 67.7 50 31 59 8 .260 97 6.7 4.1 1.1 7.8 46% .231 .246 1.20 4.17 3.06
1989 DET MLB 32 0 31.3 36 16 30 4 .268 102 10.3 4.6 1.1 8.6 39% .356 .305 1.66 4.22 5.74

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
1987-05-06 1987-05-31 15-DL 25 20 - Lower Leg Strain Calf - -
1987-04-09 1987-05-05 15-DL 26 22 Left Shoulder Inflammation - -

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  Title Author Date
Fantasy Freestyle: How We Got HereMike Gianella2015-07-01
This article requires BP Premium accessWestern Front: What Will Become of Neftali Feliz?Geoff Young2013-01-08
BP Unfiltered: MVPs Who Weren't All-StarsBen Lindbergh2012-07-12
Prospectus Hit and Run: Sizzling StartsJay Jaffe2012-04-18
BP Unfiltered: Watching Jack PlayColin Wyers2012-01-10
The Lineup Card: 10 Pitcher MVPs and Their WorthinessBaseball Prospectus2011-11-28
Wezen-Ball: 1989's Record BreakersLarry Granillo2011-08-03
The Lineup Card: 17 Favorite Midseason TradesBaseball Prospectus2011-07-27
BP Unfiltered: The Paper Trail 5/2John Perrotto2011-05-02
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Perspective: Handicapping the AL MVPChristina Kahrl2010-08-20
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: Get Back in Line, Part 2Steven Goldman2010-02-21
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: Lest We ForgetSteven Goldman2009-06-30
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: Fun With PECOTA Comparables IIISteven Goldman2009-02-20
Prospectus Hit and Run: AL MVPJay Jaffe2008-11-18
Lies, Damned Lies: The Ultimate Fantasy DraftNate Silver2008-08-21
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Matchups: Putting Cys in MotionJim Baker2008-02-01
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: Wrigleyville AgoniesSteven Goldman2007-10-08
World Series Prospectus: Fire Up the Wayback MachineChristina Kahrl2006-10-24
This article requires BP Premium accessSchrodinger's Bat: Swing and MissDan Fox2006-06-08
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: December 2-6Christina Kahrl2005-12-07
From The Mailbag: MLVr, VORP, BABIP, WXRL, Stadiums, and the Dessert CartBaseball Prospectus2005-07-06
Aim For The Head: Hidden Perfect GamesKeith Woolner2004-04-27
Prospectus Triple Play: Anaheim Angels, Chicago Cubs, Detroit TigersBaseball Prospectus2004-03-04
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: 1984 Part V: Baseball Prospectus, Circa '84Steven Goldman2004-02-23
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: 1984 Part II: The Universe of BattleSteven Goldman2004-02-18
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: 1984 Part I: Sparky Was WatchingSteven Goldman2004-02-17
Prospectus Today: FoulkeloreJoe Sheehan2004-01-28
This article requires BP Premium accessWhy Great Offenses Often Don't Win: An Anecdotal Journey through the Valley of DespairSteven Goldman2003-09-16


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