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Jim Merritt P

Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA
0 0 0.00
Birth Date12-9-1943
Height6' 3"
Weight175 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
1965 MIN MLB 16 9 76.7 68 20 61 11 .255 106 8.0 2.3 1.3 7.2 43% .260 .257 1.15 3.46 3.17 93 3.19 1.4
1966 MIN MLB 31 18 144.0 112 33 124 17 .253 102 7.0 2.1 1.1 7.8 43% .240 .226 1.01 2.93 3.38 77 2.91 3.1
1967 MIN MLB 37 28 227.7 196 30 161 21 .253 102 7.7 1.2 0.8 6.4 44% .253 .241 0.99 2.69 2.53 76 2.34 6.0
1968 MIN MLB 38 34 238.3 207 52 181 21 .258 98 7.8 2.0 0.8 6.8 49% .263 .256 1.09 2.59 3.25 84 2.72 4.0
1969 CIN MLB 42 36 251.0 269 61 144 33 .258 106 9.6 2.2 1.2 5.2 38% .285 .273 1.31 4.01 4.37 102 3.87 2.5
1970 CIN MLB 35 35 234.0 248 53 136 21 .262 101 9.5 2.0 0.8 5.2 46% .294 .259 1.29 3.55 4.08 85 3.43 4.4
1971 CIN MLB 28 11 107.0 115 31 38 14 .260 97 9.7 2.6 1.2 3.2 43% .273 .287 1.36 4.49 4.37 115 4.83 -0.6
1972 CIN MLB 4 1 8.0 13 2 4 1 .276 105 14.6 2.2 1.1 4.5 32% .387 .321 1.88 3.90 4.50 104 3.70 0.0
1973 TEX MLB 35 19 160.0 191 34 65 18 .261 101 10.7 1.9 1.0 3.7 47% .300 .286 1.41 3.89 4.05 101 4.23 1.0
1974 TEX MLB 26 1 32.7 46 6 18 3 .260 101 12.7 1.7 0.8 5.0 55% .352 .309 1.59 3.21 4.13 95 4.47 0.1
1975 TEX MLB 5 0 3.7 3 0 0 0 .240 100 7.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 36% .214 .189 0.82 3.38 0.00 106 4.52 0.0
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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.
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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
1965 MIN MLB 16 9 76.7 68 20 61 11 .255 106 8.0 2.3 1.3 7.2 43% .260 .257 1.15 3.46 3.17
1966 MIN MLB 31 18 144.0 112 33 124 17 .253 102 7.0 2.1 1.1 7.8 43% .240 .226 1.01 2.93 3.38
1967 MIN MLB 37 28 227.7 196 30 161 21 .253 102 7.7 1.2 0.8 6.4 44% .253 .241 0.99 2.69 2.53
1968 MIN MLB 38 34 238.3 207 52 181 21 .258 98 7.8 2.0 0.8 6.8 49% .263 .256 1.09 2.59 3.25
1969 CIN MLB 42 36 251.0 269 61 144 33 .258 106 9.6 2.2 1.2 5.2 38% .285 .273 1.31 4.01 4.37
1970 CIN MLB 35 35 234.0 248 53 136 21 .262 101 9.5 2.0 0.8 5.2 46% .294 .259 1.29 3.55 4.08
1971 CIN MLB 28 11 107.0 115 31 38 14 .260 97 9.7 2.6 1.2 3.2 43% .273 .287 1.36 4.49 4.37
1972 CIN MLB 4 1 8.0 13 2 4 1 .276 105 14.6 2.2 1.1 4.5 32% .387 .321 1.88 3.90 4.50
1973 TEX MLB 35 19 160.0 191 34 65 18 .261 101 10.7 1.9 1.0 3.7 47% .300 .286 1.41 3.89 4.05
1974 TEX MLB 26 1 32.7 46 6 18 3 .260 101 12.7 1.7 0.8 5.0 55% .352 .309 1.59 3.21 4.13
1975 TEX MLB 5 0 3.7 3 0 0 0 .240 100 7.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 36% .214 .189 0.82 3.38 0.00

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
1975-04-20 1975-05-23 33 28 - Not Disclosed - -
1974-05-29 1974-07-02 34 32 - Not Disclosed - -

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  Title Author Date
The BP Wayback Machine: Opening Day GoodbyesJim Baker2013-03-29
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Q&A: Johnny GorylDavid Laurila2010-02-05
Prospectus Matchups: Opening Day GoodbyesJim Baker2008-03-28
Prospectus Notebook: ARI, MIN, TEXBaseball Prospectus2005-09-14
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Matchups: Balking At WalksJim Baker2005-06-03


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