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Portrait of Mel Parnell

Mel Parnell PRed Sox

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Career Summary
Years G IP W L SV ERA
10 289 1752.7 123 75 10 3.50
Birth Date6-13-1922
Height6' 0"
Weight180 lbs
BatsL
ThrowsL
WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA..
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 W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA WARP
1947 BOS MLB 15 5 50.7 2 3 0 60 27 23 1 .000 10.7 4.8 0.2 4.1 0% .328 .000 1.72 3.43 6.39 0 0.00 0.0
1948 BOS MLB 35 27 212.0 15 8 0 205 90 77 7 .000 8.7 3.8 0.3 3.3 0% .268 .000 1.39 3.78 3.14 0 0.00 0.0
1949 BOS MLB 39 33 295.3 25 7 2 258 134 122 8 .000 7.9 4.1 0.2 3.7 0% .257 .000 1.33 3.43 2.77 0 0.00 0.0
1950 BOS MLB 40 31 249.0 18 10 3 244 106 93 17 .275 117 8.8 3.8 0.6 3.4 56% .272 .244 1.41 4.21 3.61 94 0.00 0.0
1951 BOS MLB 36 29 221.0 18 11 2 229 77 77 11 .269 112 9.3 3.1 0.4 3.1 59% .284 .253 1.38 3.57 3.26 92 3.84 3.2
1952 BOS MLB 33 29 214.0 12 12 2 207 89 107 13 .268 105 8.7 3.7 0.5 4.5 58% .275 .259 1.38 3.47 3.62 94 4.07 1.7
1953 BOS MLB 38 34 241.0 21 8 0 217 116 136 15 .264 108 8.1 4.3 0.6 5.1 58% .264 .242 1.38 3.74 3.06 87 4.54 2.2
1954 BOS MLB 19 15 92.3 3 7 0 104 35 38 7 .247 103 10.1 3.4 0.7 3.7 54% .296 .266 1.51 3.71 3.70 105 4.49 0.6
1955 BOS MLB 13 9 46.0 2 3 1 62 25 18 12 .263 114 12.1 4.9 2.3 3.5 48% .294 .314 1.89 6.73 7.83 122 5.17 0.0
1956 BOS MLB 21 20 131.3 7 6 0 129 59 41 13 .261 108 8.8 4.0 0.9 2.8 58% .255 .257 1.43 4.51 3.77 115 5.28 -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 W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA
1947 BOS MLB 15 5 50.7 2 3 0 60 27 23 1 .000 10.7 4.8 0.2 4.1 0% .328 .000 1.72 3.43 6.39
1948 BOS MLB 35 27 212.0 15 8 0 205 90 77 7 .000 8.7 3.8 0.3 3.3 0% .268 .000 1.39 3.78 3.14
1949 BOS MLB 39 33 295.3 25 7 2 258 134 122 8 .000 7.9 4.1 0.2 3.7 0% .257 .000 1.33 3.43 2.77
1950 BOS MLB 40 31 249.0 18 10 3 244 106 93 17 .275 117 8.8 3.8 0.6 3.4 56% .272 .244 1.41 4.21 3.61
1951 BOS MLB 36 29 221.0 18 11 2 229 77 77 11 .269 112 9.3 3.1 0.4 3.1 59% .284 .253 1.38 3.57 3.26
1952 BOS MLB 33 29 214.0 12 12 2 207 89 107 13 .268 105 8.7 3.7 0.5 4.5 58% .275 .259 1.38 3.47 3.62
1953 BOS MLB 38 34 241.0 21 8 0 217 116 136 15 .264 108 8.1 4.3 0.6 5.1 58% .264 .242 1.38 3.74 3.06
1954 BOS MLB 19 15 92.3 3 7 0 104 35 38 7 .247 103 10.1 3.4 0.7 3.7 54% .296 .266 1.51 3.71 3.70
1955 BOS MLB 13 9 46.0 2 3 1 62 25 18 12 .263 114 12.1 4.9 2.3 3.5 48% .294 .314 1.89 6.73 7.83
1956 BOS MLB 21 20 131.3 7 6 0 129 59 41 13 .261 108 8.8 4.0 0.9 2.8 58% .255 .257 1.43 4.51 3.77

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
1957-05-15 1957-08-12 89 80 Left Elbow Recovery From Surgery Fibers According To Newspapers 1957-01-09 -
1957-01-09 1957-01-09 Off 0 0 Left Elbow Surgery Fibers According To Newspapers 1957-01-09 -
1956-05-17 1956-06-23 37 37 Left Ankle Sprain Sliding Into Base - -
1955-04-12 1955-06-02 DTD 51 46 Right Knee Soreness - -
1954-04-25 1954-06-18 54 46 - Forearm Fracture HBP - -

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  Title Author Date
The BP Wayback Machine: Jon Lester, Meet Mel ParnellSteven Goldman2012-03-23
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: What's Wrong with the Red Sox?Steven Goldman2010-06-18
One-Hoppers: Wakefield's The Man In BostonMarc Normandin2010-06-09
You Could Look It Up: Jon Lester, Meet Mel ParnellSteven Goldman2008-05-20
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: No Hitters Ain't That Special, Part TwoSteven Goldman2006-09-14


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