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Portrait of Mel Parnell

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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA
10 1752.7 123 75 10 732 3.50
Birth Date6-13-1922
Height6' 0"
Weight180 lbs
BatsL
ThrowsL
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
1947 BOS 25 15 5 50.7 0.0 0.0 2 3 0 0 0 0 232 60 41 36 1 0 27 27 1 23 6.39 3.43 0.00 0.0 0.0
1948 BOS 26 35 27 212.0 0.0 0.0 15 8 0 0 0 0 916 205 87 74 7 0 90 90 4 77 3.14 3.78 0.00 0.0 0.0
1949 BOS 27 39 33 295.3 0.0 0.0 25 7 2 0 0 0 1240 258 102 91 8 0 134 134 5 122 2.77 3.43 0.00 0.0 0.0
1950 BOS 28 40 31 249.0 188.7 7.0 18 10 3 0 12 4 846 244 116 100 17 298 106 106 7 93 3.61 4.21 5.59 19.0 2.5
1951 BOS 29 36 29 221.0 209.7 11.3 18 11 2 0 15 4 933 229 99 80 11 305 77 77 0 77 3.26 3.57 4.20 42.9 4.4
1952 BOS 30 33 29 214.0 208.7 5.7 12 12 2 0 19 2 920 207 94 86 13 288 89 89 5 107 3.62 3.47 4.55 3.6 0.3
1953 BOS 31 38 34 241.0 236.7 4.3 21 8 0 1 23 3 1035 217 98 82 15 298 116 116 4 136 3.06 3.74 5.19 14.1 0.9
1954 BOS 32 19 15 92.3 81.7 4.0 3 7 0 0 5 2 377 104 45 38 7 143 35 35 1 38 3.70 3.71 4.42 3.8 0.6
1955 BOS 33 13 9 46.0 42.0 4.0 2 3 1 0 3 1 226 62 44 40 12 106 25 24 1 18 7.83 6.73 7.22 -3.4 -0.4
1956 BOS 34 21 20 131.3 121.7 2.7 7 6 0 0 8 2 540 129 71 55 13 181 59 57 0 41 3.77 4.51 5.57 2.5 0.2
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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
1947 BOS MLB 15 5 50.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .328 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1948 BOS MLB 35 27 212.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .268 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1949 BOS MLB 39 33 295.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .257 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1950 BOS MLB 40 31 249.0 5.59 108 .244 .269 .351 .403 .275 .272 117 15.7 1.5 19.0 2.5
1951 BOS MLB 36 29 221.0 4.20 119 .253 .261 .332 .379 .269 .284 112 33.8 3.5 42.9 4.4
1952 BOS MLB 33 29 214.0 4.55 96 .259 .251 .322 .363 .268 .275 105 8.6 0.9 3.6 0.3
1953 BOS MLB 38 34 241.0 5.19 93 .242 .262 .331 .380 .264 .264 108 9.0 0.9 14.1 0.9
1954 BOS MLB 19 15 92.3 4.42 98 .266 .253 .320 .360 .247 .296 103 5.2 0.5 3.8 0.6
1955 BOS MLB 13 9 46.0 7.22 58 .314 .264 .333 .392 .263 .294 114 -4.3 -0.4 -3.4 -0.4
1956 BOS MLB 21 20 131.3 5.57 90 .257 .255 .329 .385 .261 .255 108 4.1 0.4 2.5 0.2

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
1947 BOS MLB 2 3 0 15 5 50.7 60 27 23 1 0% .328 10.7 4.8 0.2 4.1 1.72 6.39 0.0 0.0
1948 BOS MLB 15 8 0 35 27 212.0 205 90 77 7 0% .268 8.7 3.8 0.3 3.3 1.39 3.14 0.0 0.0
1949 BOS MLB 25 7 2 39 33 295.3 258 134 122 8 0% .257 7.9 4.1 0.2 3.7 1.33 2.77 0.0 0.0
1950 BOS MLB 18 10 3 40 31 249.0 244 106 93 17 56% .272 8.8 3.8 0.6 3.4 1.41 3.61 19.0 2.5
1951 BOS MLB 18 11 2 36 29 221.0 229 77 77 11 59% .284 9.3 3.1 0.4 3.1 1.38 3.26 42.9 4.4
1952 BOS MLB 12 12 2 33 29 214.0 207 89 107 13 58% .275 8.7 3.7 0.5 4.5 1.38 3.62 3.6 0.3
1953 BOS MLB 21 8 0 38 34 241.0 217 116 136 15 58% .264 8.1 4.3 0.6 5.1 1.38 3.06 14.1 0.9
1954 BOS MLB 3 7 0 19 15 92.3 104 35 38 7 54% .296 10.1 3.4 0.7 3.7 1.51 3.70 3.8 0.6
1955 BOS MLB 2 3 1 13 9 46.0 62 25 18 12 48% .294 12.1 4.9 2.3 3.5 1.89 7.83 -3.4 -0.4
1956 BOS MLB 7 6 0 21 20 131.3 129 59 41 13 58% .255 8.8 4.0 0.9 2.8 1.43 3.77 2.5 0.2

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

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 - -

Compensation

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Details

2014 Preseason Forecast

Last Update: 3/11/2014 05:35 ET

PCT W L SV G GS IP H BB SO HR BABIP WHIP ERA FRA VORP WARP
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Diagnostics

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Upside By Year

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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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