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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA
8 943.7 56 46 5 361 3.80
Birth Date10-2-1920
Height6' 0"
Weight195 lbs
BatsR
ThrowsR
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
1947 NYA MLB 27 23 178.7 127 89 89 10 .000 6.4 4.5 0.5 4.5 0% .216 .000 1.21 3.72 3.07 0 0.00 0.0
1948 NYA MLB 28 22 155.7 117 87 71 10 .000 6.8 5.0 0.6 4.1 0% .217 .000 1.31 4.39 3.41 0 0.00 0.0
1949 NYA MLB 20 3 52.3 48 43 22 5 .000 8.3 7.4 0.9 3.8 0% .254 .000 1.74 5.36 5.33 0 0.00 0.0
1951 NYA MLB 25 11 95.7 112 50 38 11 .266 96 10.5 4.7 1.0 3.6 39% .310 .321 1.69 4.97 4.33 120 0.00 0.0
1952 WS1 MLB 22 21 169.0 144 92 65 6 .265 96 7.7 4.9 0.3 3.5 41% .247 .252 1.40 3.73 2.93 128 0.00 0.0
1953 WS1 MLB 23 23 164.7 151 75 38 11 .262 99 8.3 4.1 0.6 2.1 38% .242 .260 1.37 4.41 3.94 128 4.78 1.3
1954 WS1 MLB 23 11 71.3 97 34 22 9 .248 97 12.2 4.3 1.1 2.8 43% .330 .320 1.84 4.92 6.18 119 7.56 -2.1
1955 WS1 MLB 27 4 56.3 53 27 16 4 .258 101 8.5 4.3 0.6 2.6 41% .251 .273 1.42 4.27 3.99 122 4.78 0.1
CareerMLB195118943.784949736166.155588.14.70.63.440%.268.1651.434.293.80740.000.0

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
1947 NYA MLB 27 23 178.7 127 89 89 10 .000 6.4 4.5 0.5 4.5 0% .216 .000 1.21 3.72 3.07
1948 NYA MLB 28 22 155.7 117 87 71 10 .000 6.8 5.0 0.6 4.1 0% .217 .000 1.31 4.39 3.41
1949 NYA MLB 20 3 52.3 48 43 22 5 .000 8.3 7.4 0.9 3.8 0% .254 .000 1.74 5.36 5.33
1951 NYA MLB 25 11 95.7 112 50 38 11 .266 96 10.5 4.7 1.0 3.6 39% .310 .321 1.69 4.97 4.33
1952 WS1 MLB 22 21 169.0 144 92 65 6 .265 96 7.7 4.9 0.3 3.5 41% .247 .252 1.40 3.73 2.93
1953 WS1 MLB 23 23 164.7 151 75 38 11 .262 99 8.3 4.1 0.6 2.1 38% .242 .260 1.37 4.41 3.94
1954 WS1 MLB 23 11 71.3 97 34 22 9 .248 97 12.2 4.3 1.1 2.8 43% .330 .320 1.84 4.92 6.18
1955 WS1 MLB 27 4 56.3 53 27 16 4 .258 101 8.5 4.3 0.6 2.6 41% .251 .273 1.42 4.27 3.99

Plate Discipline

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Injury History  —  No longer being updated

Last Update: 12/31/2014 23:59 ET

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessSkewed Left: The Historical Quirks of "42"Zachary Levine2013-04-16
The BP Wayback Machine: 2010 World Series Game Four ReportJohn Perrotto2012-10-26
This article requires BP Premium accessWorld Series Prospectus: Game Four ReportJohn Perrotto2010-11-01
This article requires BP Premium access2005--Setting the Stage: The Secret History of BaseballSteven Goldman2005-03-22


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