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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA
20 3759.3 211 222 21 2082 3.98
Birth Date8-11-1907
Height6' 3"
Weight200 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
1929 BRO 21 3 2 9.3 0.0 0.0 0 3 0 0 0 0 47 15 12 11 0 0 5 5 0 6 10.61 3.63 0.00 0.0 0.0
1930 BRO 22 2 0 3.0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 14 2 2 0 0 0 2 2 0 1 0.00 4.88 0.00 0.0 0.0
1932 CHN 24 1 0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 2.91 0.00 0.0 0.0
1934 SLA 26 47 32 262.3 0.0 0.0 16 20 5 0 0 0 1159 259 138 117 15 0 149 149 1 135 4.01 4.58 0.00 0.0 0.0
1935 SLA 27 7 6 42.7 0.0 0.0 0 6 1 0 0 0 193 54 29 23 2 0 13 13 0 22 4.85 3.58 0.00 0.0 0.0
1935 WS1 27 28 23 198.3 0.0 0.0 11 12 2 0 0 0 871 222 108 98 9 0 84 84 4 65 4.45 4.36 0.00 0.0 0.0
1936 WS1 28 43 38 285.7 0.0 0.0 17 15 2 0 0 0 1258 294 160 137 13 0 146 146 3 156 4.32 4.55 0.00 0.0 0.0
1937 BOS 29 30 27 207.7 0.0 0.0 13 10 0 0 0 0 926 193 114 103 14 0 119 119 3 127 4.46 4.54 0.00 0.0 0.0
1937 WS1 29 11 10 67.7 0.0 0.0 3 4 0 0 0 0 321 76 49 44 4 0 48 48 3 39 5.85 5.00 0.00 0.0 0.0
1938 SLA 30 44 40 329.7 0.0 0.0 20 16 1 0 0 0 1475 334 205 186 30 0 192 192 5 226 5.08 4.72 0.00 0.0 0.0
1939 DET 31 35 31 246.0 0.0 0.0 17 10 2 0 0 0 1050 222 100 92 14 0 104 104 2 164 3.37 3.83 0.00 0.0 0.0
1939 SLA 31 6 6 45.7 0.0 0.0 3 1 0 0 0 0 211 50 26 24 5 0 22 22 1 28 4.73 4.84 0.00 0.0 0.0
1940 DET 32 36 34 264.0 0.0 0.0 21 5 0 0 0 0 1101 235 110 83 19 0 100 100 3 164 2.83 3.79 0.00 0.0 0.0
1941 DET 33 43 36 250.3 0.0 0.0 12 20 2 0 0 0 1130 265 140 128 15 0 118 118 3 175 4.60 3.59 0.00 0.0 0.0
1942 BRO 34 6 5 32.0 0.0 0.0 2 2 0 0 0 0 135 28 13 12 1 0 14 14 1 21 3.38 2.79 0.00 0.0 0.0
1942 WS1 34 30 29 213.7 0.0 0.0 11 17 0 0 0 0 957 236 135 117 5 0 92 92 3 113 4.93 3.13 0.00 0.0 0.0
1943 BRO 35 22 12 125.0 0.0 0.0 9 4 1 0 0 0 528 113 51 42 4 0 57 57 2 75 3.02 3.10 0.00 0.0 0.0
1943 SLA 35 10 9 52.3 0.0 0.0 1 6 0 0 0 0 257 69 45 43 7 0 35 35 1 37 7.39 4.74 0.00 0.0 0.0
1943 WS1 35 6 6 40.0 0.0 0.0 3 3 0 0 0 0 179 38 22 17 1 0 21 21 2 11 3.83 3.85 0.00 0.0 0.0
1944 PHA 36 37 33 265.0 0.0 0.0 13 15 1 0 0 0 1095 243 100 83 11 0 82 82 4 142 2.82 2.99 0.00 0.0 0.0
1945 PHA 37 36 34 257.3 0.0 0.0 8 20 0 0 0 0 1116 255 111 94 12 0 103 103 3 127 3.29 3.30 0.00 0.0 0.0
1946 PHA 38 10 9 58.7 0.0 0.0 3 5 0 0 0 0 267 61 27 22 2 0 30 30 5 32 3.38 3.59 0.00 0.0 0.0
1946 WS1 38 24 22 178.0 0.0 0.0 11 8 1 0 0 0 744 163 63 55 5 0 60 60 2 82 2.78 2.94 0.00 0.0 0.0
1947 NYA 39 17 15 115.7 0.0 0.0 7 5 0 0 0 0 475 109 38 36 8 0 30 30 2 42 2.80 3.43 0.00 0.0 0.0
1947 WS1 39 14 13 83.7 0.0 0.0 4 6 0 0 0 0 381 99 44 38 2 0 37 37 1 40 4.09 3.14 0.00 0.0 0.0
1948 NY1 40 11 4 25.7 0.0 0.0 0 4 0 0 0 0 123 35 16 12 1 0 13 13 0 9 4.21 3.89 0.00 0.0 0.0
1952 PHA 44 14 5 47.7 24.7 22.0 3 3 1 2 3 0 193 38 19 19 2 55 23 23 2 22 3.59 3.56 4.40 2.5 0.3
1952 WS1 44 10 0 12.7 0.0 12.7 1 1 2 1 0 0 63 16 7 7 2 25 9 9 0 5 4.97 5.76 6.58 -3.5 -0.4
1953 PHA 45 17 2 38.7 11.0 27.7 2 1 0 2 1 0 188 44 24 21 3 61 24 24 5 16 4.89 5.00 5.25 -0.1 -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
1929 BRO MLB 3 2 9.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .417 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1930 BRO MLB 2 0 3.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .182 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1932 CHN MLB 1 0 1.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .333 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1934 SLA MLB 47 32 262.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .284 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1935 SLA MLB 7 6 42.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .333 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1935 WS1 MLB 28 23 198.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .300 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1936 WS1 MLB 43 38 285.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .299 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1937 BOS MLB 30 27 207.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .270 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1937 WS1 MLB 11 10 67.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .317 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1938 SLA MLB 44 40 329.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .297 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1939 DET MLB 35 31 246.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .272 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1939 SLA MLB 6 6 45.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .290 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1940 DET MLB 36 34 264.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .265 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1941 DET MLB 43 36 250.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .305 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1942 BRO MLB 6 5 32.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .276 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1942 WS1 MLB 30 29 213.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .310 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1943 BRO MLB 22 12 125.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .279 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1943 SLA MLB 10 9 52.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .350 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1943 WS1 MLB 6 6 40.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .257 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1944 PHA MLB 37 33 265.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .271 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1945 PHA MLB 36 34 257.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .279 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1946 PHA MLB 10 9 58.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .298 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1946 WS1 MLB 24 22 178.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .266 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1947 NYA MLB 17 15 115.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .257 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1947 WS1 MLB 14 13 83.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .322 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1948 NY1 MLB 11 4 25.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .340 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1952 PHA MLB 14 5 47.7 4.40 99 .245 .244 .313 .346 .259 .230 104 2.2 0.2 2.5 0.3
1952 WS1 MLB 10 0 12.7 6.58 31 .339 .246 .322 .344 .262 .298 93 -3.0 -0.3 -3.5 -0.4
1953 PHA MLB 17 2 38.7 5.25 87 .297 .267 .336 .396 .268 .293 103 0.2 0.0 -0.1 -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
1929 BRO MLB 0 3 0 3 2 9.3 15 5 6 0 0% .417 14.5 4.8 0.0 5.8 2.14 10.61 0.0 0.0
1930 BRO MLB 0 0 0 2 0 3.0 2 2 1 0 0% .182 6.0 6.0 0.0 3.0 1.33 0.00 0.0 0.0
1932 CHN MLB 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 1 0 0 0 0% .333 9.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.00 0.00 0.0 0.0
1934 SLA MLB 16 20 5 47 32 262.3 259 149 135 15 0% .284 8.9 5.1 0.5 4.6 1.56 4.01 0.0 0.0
1935 WS1 MLB 11 12 2 28 23 198.3 222 84 65 9 0% .300 10.1 3.8 0.4 2.9 1.54 4.45 0.0 0.0
1935 SLA MLB 0 6 1 7 6 42.7 54 13 22 2 0% .333 11.4 2.7 0.4 4.6 1.57 4.85 0.0 0.0
1936 WS1 MLB 17 15 2 43 38 285.7 294 146 156 13 0% .299 9.3 4.6 0.4 4.9 1.54 4.32 0.0 0.0
1937 WS1 MLB 3 4 0 11 10 67.7 76 48 39 4 0% .317 10.1 6.4 0.5 5.2 1.83 5.85 0.0 0.0
1937 BOS MLB 13 10 0 30 27 207.7 193 119 127 14 0% .270 8.4 5.2 0.6 5.5 1.50 4.46 0.0 0.0
1938 SLA MLB 20 16 1 44 40 329.7 334 192 226 30 0% .297 9.1 5.2 0.8 6.2 1.60 5.08 0.0 0.0
1939 SLA MLB 3 1 0 6 6 45.7 50 22 28 5 0% .290 9.9 4.3 1.0 5.5 1.58 4.73 0.0 0.0
1939 DET MLB 17 10 2 35 31 246.0 222 104 164 14 0% .272 8.1 3.8 0.5 6.0 1.33 3.37 0.0 0.0
1940 DET MLB 21 5 0 36 34 264.0 235 100 164 19 0% .265 8.0 3.4 0.6 5.6 1.27 2.83 0.0 0.0
1941 DET MLB 12 20 2 43 36 250.3 265 118 175 15 0% .305 9.5 4.2 0.5 6.3 1.53 4.60 0.0 0.0
1942 BRO MLB 2 2 0 6 5 32.0 28 14 21 1 0% .276 7.9 3.9 0.3 5.9 1.31 3.38 0.0 0.0
1942 WS1 MLB 11 17 0 30 29 213.7 236 92 113 5 0% .310 9.9 3.9 0.2 4.8 1.54 4.93 0.0 0.0
1943 BRO MLB 9 4 1 22 12 125.0 113 57 75 4 0% .279 8.1 4.1 0.3 5.4 1.36 3.02 0.0 0.0
1943 WS1 MLB 3 3 0 6 6 40.0 38 21 11 1 0% .257 8.6 4.7 0.2 2.5 1.48 3.83 0.0 0.0
1943 SLA MLB 1 6 0 10 9 52.3 69 35 37 7 0% .350 11.9 6.0 1.2 6.4 1.99 7.39 0.0 0.0
1944 PHA MLB 13 15 1 37 33 265.0 243 82 142 11 0% .271 8.3 2.8 0.4 4.8 1.23 2.82 0.0 0.0
1945 PHA MLB 8 20 0 36 34 257.3 255 103 127 12 0% .279 8.9 3.6 0.4 4.4 1.39 3.29 0.0 0.0
1946 WS1 MLB 11 8 1 24 22 178.0 163 60 82 5 0% .266 8.2 3.0 0.3 4.1 1.25 2.78 0.0 0.0
1946 PHA MLB 3 5 0 10 9 58.7 61 30 32 2 0% .298 9.4 4.6 0.3 4.9 1.55 3.38 0.0 0.0
1947 WS1 MLB 4 6 0 14 13 83.7 99 37 40 2 0% .322 10.6 4.0 0.2 4.3 1.63 4.09 0.0 0.0
1947 NYA MLB 7 5 0 17 15 115.7 109 30 42 8 0% .257 8.5 2.3 0.6 3.3 1.20 2.80 0.0 0.0
1948 NY1 MLB 0 4 0 11 4 25.7 35 13 9 1 0% .340 12.3 4.6 0.4 3.2 1.87 4.21 0.0 0.0
1952 PHA MLB 3 3 1 14 5 47.7 38 23 22 2 46% .230 7.2 4.3 0.4 4.2 1.28 3.59 2.5 0.3
1952 WS1 MLB 1 1 2 10 0 12.7 16 9 5 2 42% .298 11.4 6.4 1.4 3.6 1.97 4.97 -3.5 -0.4
1953 PHA MLB 2 1 0 17 2 38.7 44 24 16 3 46% .293 10.2 5.6 0.7 3.7 1.76 4.89 -0.1 -0.0

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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
This article requires BP Premium accessSkewed Left: Murphy, Morris, and Using the Full 15 BallotsZachary Levine2013-01-10
The Lineup Card: 9 Forgotten Players from Defunct FranchisesBaseball Prospectus2011-09-08
The BP Broadside: Thanks to Soriano, CC will Finish with 299 Career WinsSteven Goldman2011-04-06
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: A Triple Play of PonderingSteven Goldman2009-09-11
You Could Look It Up: All-Star ObscuritiesSteven Goldman2009-07-10
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Roster OddmentsChristina Kahrl2009-02-03
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: A Guide to the New Veterans Committee Ballot, Part 2Steven Goldman2008-08-28
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: A Guide to the New Veterans Committee Ballot, Part 2Clay Davenport2008-08-28
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: Livan Hernandez Makes the ListSteven Goldman2008-08-12
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Matchups: The MismatchesJim Baker2007-12-21
This article requires BP Premium accessWhen Four Aces Don't Matter: The 1940 White SoxBrandon Isleib2007-11-21
This article requires BP Premium accessLies, Damned Lies: So You Think You Know Baseball?Nate Silver2004-10-07
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Matchups: Big Stakes for Cards-SnakesJim Baker2004-09-17
This article requires BP Premium accessCross Your Fingers: Cautionary Tales From the Second Base Trade Logs, Part ISteven Goldman2003-07-18
Lovable Losers: What a Sub-.300 Record May Tell Us About a TeamSteven Goldman2003-06-20


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