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Portrait of Tippy Martinez

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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA
0 0 0.00
Birth Date5-31-1950
Height5' 10"
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.
Multiple stints are 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 cFIP DRA WARP
1974 NYA MLB 10 0 12.7 14 9 10 0 .265 96 9.9 6.4 0.0 7.1 62% .350 .280 1.82 3.36 4.26 108 0.00 0.0
1975 NYA MLB 23 2 37.0 27 32 20 2 .261 97 6.6 7.8 0.5 4.9 56% .223 .274 1.59 4.85 2.68 127 0.00 0.0
1976 BAL 0 28 0 41.7 32 28 31 0 .261 95 6.9 6.0 0.0 6.7 60% .269 .251 1.44 3.22 2.59 0 0.00 0.0
1976 NYA 0 11 0 28.0 18 14 14 1 .258 98 5.8 4.5 0.3 4.5 56% .215 .216 1.14 3.58 1.93 0 0.00 0.0
1977 BAL MLB 41 0 50.0 47 27 29 2 .256 100 8.5 4.9 0.4 5.2 56% .296 .246 1.48 3.72 2.70 105 0.00 0.0
1978 BAL MLB 42 0 69.0 77 40 57 4 .265 97 10.0 5.2 0.5 7.4 61% .338 .291 1.70 3.44 4.83 97 0.00 0.0
1979 BAL MLB 39 0 78.0 59 31 61 0 .256 94 6.8 3.6 0.0 7.0 60% .262 .215 1.15 2.43 2.88 77 0.00 0.0
1980 BAL MLB 53 0 80.7 69 34 68 5 .261 99 7.7 3.8 0.6 7.6 61% .290 .240 1.28 3.18 3.01 76 0.00 0.0
1981 BAL MLB 37 0 59.0 48 32 50 4 .260 96 7.3 4.9 0.6 7.6 65% .272 .252 1.36 3.35 2.90 88 0.00 0.0
1982 BAL MLB 76 0 95.0 81 37 78 6 .265 98 7.7 3.5 0.6 7.4 60% .281 .242 1.24 3.07 3.41 78 0.00 0.0
1983 BAL MLB 65 0 103.3 76 37 81 10 .268 96 6.6 3.2 0.9 7.1 57% .237 .233 1.09 3.59 2.35 82 0.00 0.0
1984 BAL MLB 55 0 89.7 88 51 72 9 .264 94 8.8 5.1 0.9 7.2 55% .293 .282 1.55 4.15 3.91 90 0.00 0.0
1985 BAL MLB 49 0 70.0 70 37 47 8 .266 99 9.0 4.8 1.0 6.0 67% .282 .276 1.53 4.47 5.40 100 0.00 0.0
1986 BAL MLB 14 0 16.0 18 12 11 1 .277 100 10.1 6.8 0.6 6.2 61% .340 .324 1.88 4.48 5.62 108 0.00 0.0
1988 MIN MLB 3 0 4.0 8 4 3 1 .270 109 18.0 9.0 2.2 6.8 44% .467 .440 3.00 8.32 18.00 110 0.00 0.0
1976 TOT MLB 39 0 69.7 50 42 45 1 .260 96 6.5 5.4 0.1 5.8 58% .247 .238 1.32 3.36 2.33 110 3.27 1.0
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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
1974 NYA MLB 10 0 12.7 14 9 10 0 .265 96 9.9 6.4 0.0 7.1 62% .350 .280 1.82 3.36 4.26
1975 NYA MLB 23 2 37.0 27 32 20 2 .261 97 6.6 7.8 0.5 4.9 56% .223 .274 1.59 4.85 2.68
1976 BAL MLB 28 0 41.7 32 28 31 0 .261 95 6.9 6.0 0.0 6.7 60% .269 .251 1.44 3.22 2.59
1976 NYA MLB 11 0 28.0 18 14 14 1 .258 98 5.8 4.5 0.3 4.5 56% .215 .216 1.14 3.58 1.93
1977 BAL MLB 41 0 50.0 47 27 29 2 .256 100 8.5 4.9 0.4 5.2 56% .296 .246 1.48 3.72 2.70
1978 BAL MLB 42 0 69.0 77 40 57 4 .265 97 10.0 5.2 0.5 7.4 61% .338 .291 1.70 3.44 4.83
1979 BAL MLB 39 0 78.0 59 31 61 0 .256 94 6.8 3.6 0.0 7.0 60% .262 .215 1.15 2.43 2.88
1980 BAL MLB 53 0 80.7 69 34 68 5 .261 99 7.7 3.8 0.6 7.6 61% .290 .240 1.28 3.18 3.01
1981 BAL MLB 37 0 59.0 48 32 50 4 .260 96 7.3 4.9 0.6 7.6 65% .272 .252 1.36 3.35 2.90
1982 BAL MLB 76 0 95.0 81 37 78 6 .265 98 7.7 3.5 0.6 7.4 60% .281 .242 1.24 3.07 3.41
1983 BAL MLB 65 0 103.3 76 37 81 10 .268 96 6.6 3.2 0.9 7.1 57% .237 .233 1.09 3.59 2.35
1984 BAL MLB 55 0 89.7 88 51 72 9 .264 94 8.8 5.1 0.9 7.2 55% .293 .282 1.55 4.15 3.91
1985 BAL MLB 49 0 70.0 70 37 47 8 .266 99 9.0 4.8 1.0 6.0 67% .282 .276 1.53 4.47 5.40
1986 BAL MLB 14 0 16.0 18 12 11 1 .277 100 10.1 6.8 0.6 6.2 61% .340 .324 1.88 4.48 5.62
1986 ROC AAA 3 2 6.0 7 3 4 0 .000 10.5 4.5 0.0 6.0 0% .000 .000 1.67 2.80 6.00
1987 HAG A+ 6 0 7.0 6 5 8 1 .000 7.7 6.4 1.3 10.3 0% .000 .000 1.57 4.91 3.86
1988 MIN MLB 3 0 4.0 8 4 3 1 .270 109 18.0 9.0 2.2 6.8 44% .467 .440 3.00 8.32 18.00

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
1987-04-06 1987-06-05 60 52 Left Shoulder Recovery From Surgery - -
1986-07-14 1986-10-06 84 75 Left Shoulder Surgery - -
1986-06-19 1986-07-09 20 19 - Not Disclosed - -
1986-04-20 1986-05-30 40 33 - Not Disclosed - -
1983-07-01 1983-08-02 32 26 - Abdomen Surgery Appendix - -

Compensation

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BP Articles

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  Title Author Date
Wezen-Ball: Player Rankings for Type A/B Calculations, 1982-1984Larry Granillo2011-11-02
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Q&A: Jim PalmerDavid Laurila2009-05-17
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: Penning a New RecipeJay Jaffe2008-10-21
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Matchups: College BoysJim Baker2006-01-04
This article requires BP Premium accessTeams: A Critical Guide: National League, First-Half EditionSteven Goldman2004-07-09


BP Chats

DateQuestionAnswer
2008-05-28 13:00:00 (link to chat)Emergency Catcher? I laugh! You can have Lenn Sakata catch, and have Tippy Martinez pick off 3 baserunners!
(Earl Weaver from Retirement)
As Casey Stengel once said, "They say you can't do it, but sometimes it doesn't always work." (Steven Goldman)


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