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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
12 1643.3 102 101 9 1376 3.59 14.7
Birth Date12-14-1925
Height6' 4"
Weight192 lbs
BatsR
ThrowsR
WARP Summary

Standard

YEAR TEAM AGE G GS IP IP-SP IP-RP W L SV BS QS BQS PA H R ER HR TB BB UBB HBP SO ERA FIP FRA VORP WARP
1951 CLE 25 2 1 8.7 8.0 0.7 0 1 0 0 1 0 34 4 2 2 0 5 5 5 0 4 2.08 3.39 3.09 1.5 0.1
1952 CLE 26 14 4 36.0 17.0 19.0 2 3 1 0 2 0 184 38 30 29 6 65 37 37 4 28 7.25 6.39 6.08 -6.1 -0.7
1955 CHN 29 36 34 241.7 203.0 6.3 14 20 0 2 15 5 916 175 118 110 22 233 185 180 14 198 4.10 4.32 4.94 6.0 0.6
1956 CHN 30 33 28 188.7 159.0 6.0 9 14 0 0 11 3 729 155 93 82 21 223 115 109 8 176 3.91 3.77 4.62 12.6 1.3
1957 SLN 31 28 27 182.7 179.7 3.0 12 9 0 0 15 5 767 164 77 73 17 253 71 70 6 154 3.60 3.30 4.15 20.6 2.3
1958 SLN 32 35 35 250.0 250.0 0.0 14 13 0 0 24 1 1041 204 95 80 23 321 107 102 6 225 2.88 3.26 3.92 30.4 3.1
1959 SFN 33 50 35 270.7 249.3 21.3 21 15 4 3 23 4 1148 232 99 85 18 337 109 103 8 209 2.83 3.24 4.00 26.7 2.7
1960 SFN 34 39 35 234.0 230.0 4.0 18 14 0 1 18 3 978 200 112 83 18 296 91 86 4 190 3.19 3.24 3.85 27.4 2.9
1961 SFN 35 37 17 128.3 89.0 39.3 8 8 1 3 7 0 579 134 72 64 12 191 57 50 8 105 4.49 3.76 3.75 22.5 2.0
1962 DET 36 30 6 81.3 39.0 42.3 2 4 1 1 2 1 350 77 39 33 13 123 35 34 2 73 3.65 4.16 5.41 -0.1 -0.1
1963 SLN 37 11 0 11.0 0.0 11.0 2 0 2 1 0 0 52 15 12 11 0 20 5 4 0 8 9.00 2.41 2.46 2.9 0.3
1964 BAL 38 7 0 10.3 0.0 10.3 0 0 0 0 0 0 38 5 3 3 1 9 5 5 0 6 2.61 4.01 5.18 0.2 0.0
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Advanced

'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 FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
1951 CLE MLB 2 1 8.7 3.09 126 .182 .240 .303 .348 .247 .160 91 1.3 0.1 1.5 0.1
1952 CLE MLB 14 4 36.0 6.08 49 .351 .254 .327 .357 .269 .296 97 -5.2 -0.6 -6.1 -0.7
1955 CHN MLB 36 34 241.7 4.94 88 .247 .259 .329 .407 .263 .217 98 7.3 0.8 6.0 0.6
1956 CHN MLB 33 28 188.7 4.62 89 .258 .256 .320 .401 .258 .255 98 10.0 1.0 12.6 1.3
1957 SLN MLB 28 27 182.7 4.15 108 .243 .252 .314 .386 .257 .283 103 21.6 2.3 20.6 2.3
1958 SLN MLB 35 35 250.0 3.92 114 .241 .265 .329 .410 .271 .266 103 37.9 4.0 30.4 3.1
1959 SFN MLB 50 35 270.7 4.00 108 .246 .264 .327 .407 .266 .266 97 30.8 3.2 26.7 2.7
1960 SFN MLB 39 35 234.0 3.85 102 .246 .255 .315 .385 .256 .268 93 24.6 2.6 27.4 2.9
1961 SFN MLB 37 17 128.3 3.75 115 .271 .258 .323 .395 .257 .308 97 24.2 2.5 22.5 2.0
1962 DET MLB 30 6 81.3 5.41 82 .263 .248 .317 .379 .256 .282 103 1.2 0.1 -0.1 -0.1
1963 SLN MLB 11 0 11.0 2.46 137 .305 .246 .299 .369 .259 .385 102 2.7 0.3 2.9 0.3
1964 BAL MLB 7 0 10.3 5.18 68 .204 .224 .287 .342 .238 .154 96 -0.6 -0.1 0.2 0.0

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg W L SV G GS IP H BB SO HR GB% BABIP H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 WHIP ERA VORP WARP
1951 CLE MLB 0 1 0 2 1 8.7 4 5 4 0 38% .160 4.2 5.2 0.0 4.2 1.04 2.08 1.5 0.1
1952 CLE MLB 2 3 1 14 4 36.0 38 37 28 6 42% .296 9.5 9.2 1.5 7.0 2.08 7.25 -6.1 -0.7
1955 CHN MLB 14 20 0 36 34 241.7 175 185 198 22 46% .217 6.5 6.9 0.8 7.4 1.49 4.10 6.0 0.6
1956 CHN MLB 9 14 0 33 28 188.7 155 115 176 21 45% .255 7.4 5.5 1.0 8.4 1.43 3.91 12.6 1.3
1957 SLN MLB 12 9 0 28 27 182.7 164 71 154 17 48% .283 8.1 3.5 0.8 7.6 1.29 3.60 20.6 2.3
1958 SLN MLB 14 13 0 35 35 250.0 204 107 225 23 48% .266 7.3 3.9 0.8 8.1 1.24 2.88 30.4 3.1
1959 SFN MLB 21 15 4 50 35 270.7 232 109 209 18 46% .266 7.7 3.6 0.6 6.9 1.26 2.83 26.7 2.7
1960 SFN MLB 18 14 0 39 35 234.0 200 91 190 18 49% .268 7.7 3.5 0.7 7.3 1.24 3.19 27.4 2.9
1961 SFN MLB 8 8 1 37 17 128.3 134 57 105 12 48% .308 9.4 4.0 0.8 7.4 1.49 4.49 22.5 2.0
1962 DET MLB 2 4 1 30 6 81.3 77 35 73 13 46% .282 8.5 3.9 1.4 8.1 1.38 3.65 -0.1 -0.1
1963 SLN MLB 2 0 2 11 0 11.0 15 5 8 0 50% .385 12.3 4.1 0.0 6.5 1.82 9.00 2.9 0.3
1964 BAL MLB 0 0 0 7 0 10.3 5 5 6 1 32% .154 4.4 4.4 0.9 5.2 0.97 2.61 0.2 0.0

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

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  Title Author Date
Western Front: Scrappy Rain, Scrappy RainGeoff Young2012-02-06
The BP Broadside: When is Baseball's MVP Its Least Valuable Player?Steven Goldman2011-02-10
You Can Blog It Up: Dead Player of the Day and Other Notes #14Steven Goldman2010-04-16
This article requires BP Premium accessSchrodinger's Bat: The Burgess Shale and Other Weighty MattersDan Fox2007-02-08


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