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Kent Tekulve PPirates

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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
16 1436.7 94 90 184 779 2.85 11.5
Birth Date3-5-1947
Height6' 4"
Weight180 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.
Multiple stints are are currently shownClick to hide.
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
1974 PIT MLB 8 0 9.0 12 5 6 1 .252 96 12.0 5.0 1.0 6.0 60% .355 .337 1.89 4.70 6.00 102 7.36 -0.3
1975 PIT MLB 34 0 56.0 43 23 28 2 .257 99 6.9 3.7 0.3 4.5 68% .230 .230 1.18 3.37 2.25 102 3.31 0.9
1976 PIT MLB 64 0 102.7 91 25 68 3 .257 99 8.0 2.2 0.3 6.0 67% .281 .228 1.13 2.43 2.45 78 3.49 1.1
1977 PIT MLB 72 0 103.0 89 33 59 5 .257 103 7.8 2.9 0.4 5.2 64% .259 .226 1.18 3.21 3.06 94 3.77 1.3
1978 PIT MLB 91 0 135.3 115 55 77 5 .260 104 7.6 3.7 0.3 5.1 64% .253 .232 1.26 3.23 2.33 92 2.75 2.8
1979 PIT MLB 94 0 134.3 109 49 75 5 .259 104 7.3 3.3 0.3 5.0 63% .248 .215 1.18 3.20 2.75 86 2.95 2.8
1980 PIT MLB 78 0 93.0 96 40 47 6 .253 103 9.3 3.9 0.6 4.5 67% .288 .258 1.46 3.90 3.39 100 4.95 -0.4
1981 PIT MLB 45 0 65.0 61 17 34 1 .258 106 8.4 2.4 0.1 4.7 71% .279 .234 1.20 2.65 2.49 89 3.49 0.7
1982 PIT MLB 85 0 128.7 113 46 66 7 .258 106 7.9 3.2 0.5 4.6 77% .253 .235 1.24 3.57 2.87 89 3.37 2.0
1983 PIT MLB 76 0 99.0 78 36 52 1 .259 102 7.1 3.3 0.1 4.7 71% .249 .222 1.15 2.84 1.64 94 2.97 2.1
1984 PIT MLB 72 0 88.0 86 33 36 4 .259 96 8.8 3.4 0.4 3.7 71% .277 .248 1.35 3.72 2.66 111 4.70 0.0
1985 PHI 0 58 0 72.3 67 25 36 4 .257 99 8.3 3.1 0.5 4.5 69% .264 .237 1.27 3.46 2.99 0 0.00 0.0
1985 PIT 0 3 0 3.3 7 5 4 1 .254 99 18.9 13.5 2.7 10.8 100% .545 .424 3.60 8.62 16.20 0 0.00 0.0
1986 PHI MLB 73 0 110.0 99 25 57 2 .254 107 8.1 2.0 0.2 4.7 58% .268 .215 1.13 2.63 2.54 89 2.99 2.6
1987 PHI MLB 90 0 105.0 96 29 60 8 .258 104 8.2 2.5 0.7 5.1 60% .263 .223 1.19 3.54 3.09 91 3.62 2.0
1988 PHI MLB 70 0 80.0 87 22 43 3 .257 105 9.8 2.5 0.3 4.8 58% .303 .249 1.36 3.02 3.60 93 3.41 1.3
1989 CIN MLB 37 0 52.0 56 23 31 5 .254 105 9.7 4.0 0.9 5.4 58% .290 .276 1.52 4.05 5.02 104 5.05 -0.2
1985 TOT MLB 61 0 75.7 74 30 40 5 .257 99 8.8 3.6 0.6 4.8 70% .276 .249 1.37 3.69 3.57 98 4.05 0.8
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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.
Minor league stats are currently shownClick to hide.
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
1974 PIT MLB 8 0 9.0 12 5 6 1 .252 96 12.0 5.0 1.0 6.0 60% .355 .337 1.89 4.70 6.00
1975 PIT MLB 34 0 56.0 43 23 28 2 .257 99 6.9 3.7 0.3 4.5 68% .230 .230 1.18 3.37 2.25
1976 PIT MLB 64 0 102.7 91 25 68 3 .257 99 8.0 2.2 0.3 6.0 67% .281 .228 1.13 2.43 2.45
1977 PIT MLB 72 0 103.0 89 33 59 5 .257 103 7.8 2.9 0.4 5.2 64% .259 .226 1.18 3.21 3.06
1978 PIT MLB 91 0 135.3 115 55 77 5 .260 104 7.6 3.7 0.3 5.1 64% .253 .232 1.26 3.23 2.33
1979 PIT MLB 94 0 134.3 109 49 75 5 .259 104 7.3 3.3 0.3 5.0 63% .248 .215 1.18 3.20 2.75
1980 PIT MLB 78 0 93.0 96 40 47 6 .253 103 9.3 3.9 0.6 4.5 67% .288 .258 1.46 3.90 3.39
1981 PIT MLB 45 0 65.0 61 17 34 1 .258 106 8.4 2.4 0.1 4.7 71% .279 .234 1.20 2.65 2.49
1982 PIT MLB 85 0 128.7 113 46 66 7 .258 106 7.9 3.2 0.5 4.6 77% .253 .235 1.24 3.57 2.87
1983 PIT MLB 76 0 99.0 78 36 52 1 .259 102 7.1 3.3 0.1 4.7 71% .249 .222 1.15 2.84 1.64
1984 PIT MLB 72 0 88.0 86 33 36 4 .259 96 8.8 3.4 0.4 3.7 71% .277 .248 1.35 3.72 2.66
1985 PHI MLB 58 0 72.3 67 25 36 4 .257 99 8.3 3.1 0.5 4.5 69% .264 .237 1.27 3.46 2.99
1985 PIT MLB 3 0 3.3 7 5 4 1 .254 99 18.9 13.5 2.7 10.8 100% .545 .424 3.60 8.62 16.20
1986 PHI MLB 73 0 110.0 99 25 57 2 .254 107 8.1 2.0 0.2 4.7 58% .268 .215 1.13 2.63 2.54
1987 PHI MLB 90 0 105.0 96 29 60 8 .258 104 8.2 2.5 0.7 5.1 60% .263 .223 1.19 3.54 3.09
1988 PHI MLB 70 0 80.0 87 22 43 3 .257 105 9.8 2.5 0.3 4.8 58% .303 .249 1.36 3.02 3.60
1989 CIN MLB 37 0 52.0 56 23 31 5 .254 105 9.7 4.0 0.9 5.4 58% .290 .276 1.52 4.05 5.02

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
1988-06-11 1988-07-01 15-DL 20 19 Right Shoulder Strain - -

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessPlayoff Prospectus: Backs Against the Wall: The 2013 St. Louis Cardinals and HistoryMike Gianella2013-10-30
The Lineup Card: 11 Postseason Ads, Slogans, and Theme Songs That Are Still Stuck in Our HeadsBaseball Prospectus2013-10-16
Western Front: Pass the Bonds, PleaseGeoff Young2013-01-29
The Lineup Card: 11 Memories From Watching Our First World SeriesBaseball Prospectus2012-10-24
Baseball ProGUESTus: Silly Goose: Mariano Rivera and the Myth of the Seven-Out SaveKevin Baker2011-10-31
Changing Speeds: Ethical Bandwagon JumpingKen Funck2011-08-22
World Series Prospectus: Fall Classic MemoriesBaseball Prospectus2010-10-27
This article requires BP Premium accessAnother Look: Chuck Tanner and the 1979 PiratesBob Hertzel2010-10-26
This article requires BP Premium accessAnother Look: Hitting Pitchers and Some Who Couldn'tBob Hertzel2010-08-31
Prospectus Q&A: Chris Hayes, Part TwoRany Jazayerli2009-02-09
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: The Best-Worst Blue Jays versus the Best-Worst PiratesSteven Goldman2008-10-07
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Philly Non-Fixes and the Seattle PredicateChristina Kahrl2008-02-04
This article requires BP Premium accessEvery Given Sunday: Time FliesJohn Perrotto2008-01-13
The Class of 2008: RelieversJay Jaffe2008-01-04
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit List: Week of October 2Jay Jaffe2006-10-04
This article requires BP Premium accessDoctoring The Numbers: The Amazing Danny KolbRany Jazayerli2004-07-14
This article requires BP Premium accessDoctoring The Numbers: Defense in ColoradoRany Jazayerli2002-07-16


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