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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA
16 2966.7 197 140 11 2045 3.24
Birth Date3-4-1891
Height6' 2"
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
1915 NYA 24 8 3 28.0 0.0 0.0 0 3 0 0 0 0 117 23 14 11 1 0 16 16 2 18 3.54 3.48 0.00 0.0 0.0
1915 PIT 24 1 1 2.7 0.0 0.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 14 3 3 3 0 0 5 5 1 0 10.12 9.11 0.00 0.0 0.0
1918 NYA 27 2 0 2.3 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 15 9 5 4 0 0 2 2 0 0 15.43 4.73 0.00 0.0 0.0
1922 BRO 31 36 31 245.7 0.0 0.0 18 12 0 0 0 0 1069 259 122 101 9 0 94 94 8 134 3.70 3.70 0.00 0.0 0.0
1923 BRO 32 37 35 280.3 0.0 0.0 18 15 0 0 0 0 1187 263 127 109 10 0 100 100 11 197 3.50 3.21 0.00 0.0 0.0
1924 BRO 33 35 34 308.3 0.0 0.0 28 6 0 0 0 0 1221 238 89 74 11 0 77 77 9 262 2.16 2.55 0.00 0.0 0.0
1925 BRO 34 31 31 265.3 0.0 0.0 22 9 0 0 0 0 1089 247 115 104 8 0 66 66 10 221 3.53 2.69 0.00 0.0 0.0
1926 BRO 35 24 22 169.0 0.0 0.0 9 10 1 0 0 0 713 172 80 73 7 0 58 58 1 140 3.89 2.84 0.00 0.0 0.0
1927 BRO 36 34 32 273.3 0.0 0.0 16 15 1 0 0 0 1123 242 98 82 12 0 69 69 6 184 2.70 3.04 0.00 0.0 0.0
1928 BRO 37 38 32 280.3 0.0 0.0 22 10 2 0 0 0 1126 226 79 65 11 0 72 72 7 200 2.09 2.71 0.00 0.0 0.0
1929 BRO 38 31 27 231.3 0.0 0.0 14 13 0 0 0 0 978 244 110 100 15 0 47 47 9 126 3.89 3.79 0.00 0.0 0.0
1930 BRO 39 35 31 258.7 0.0 0.0 17 15 0 0 0 0 1061 241 97 75 15 0 55 55 5 173 2.61 3.66 0.00 0.0 0.0
1931 BRO 40 30 29 218.7 0.0 0.0 11 13 0 0 0 0 918 221 99 82 12 0 53 53 0 150 3.38 3.04 0.00 0.0 0.0
1932 BRO 41 27 24 175.7 0.0 0.0 12 11 1 0 0 0 742 171 90 82 10 0 57 57 1 103 4.20 3.47 0.00 0.0 0.0
1933 SLN 42 28 11 99.0 0.0 0.0 6 2 3 0 0 0 427 105 42 39 3 0 28 28 1 67 3.55 2.49 0.00 0.0 0.0
1934 CIN 43 6 2 18.0 0.0 0.0 0 2 0 0 0 0 93 28 21 15 1 0 11 11 1 9 7.50 4.81 0.00 0.0 0.0
1934 SLN 43 19 4 59.0 0.0 0.0 1 1 1 0 0 0 248 62 26 24 4 0 14 14 2 33 3.66 3.66 0.00 0.0 0.0
1935 BRO 44 20 0 51.0 0.0 0.0 3 2 2 0 0 0 225 55 29 25 3 0 16 16 3 28 4.41 3.81 0.00 0.0 0.0
Career4423492966.70.00.0197140110001236628091246106813208408407720453.243.150.000.00.0

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
1915 NYA MLB 8 3 28.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .275 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1915 PIT MLB 1 1 2.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .375 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1918 NYA MLB 2 0 2.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .692 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1922 BRO MLB 36 31 245.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .303 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1923 BRO MLB 37 35 280.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .291 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1924 BRO MLB 35 34 308.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .263 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1925 BRO MLB 31 31 265.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .305 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1926 BRO MLB 24 22 169.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .325 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1927 BRO MLB 34 32 273.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .270 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1928 BRO MLB 38 32 280.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .257 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1929 BRO MLB 31 27 231.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .293 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1930 BRO MLB 35 31 258.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .278 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1931 BRO MLB 30 29 218.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .297 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1932 BRO MLB 27 24 175.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .282 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1933 SLN MLB 28 11 99.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .311 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1934 CIN MLB 6 2 18.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .380 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1934 SLN MLB 19 4 59.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .297 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1935 BRO MLB 20 0 51.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .297 0.0 0.0 0.0 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
1915 PIT MLB 0 1 0 1 1 2.7 3 5 0 0 0% .375 10.1 16.9 0.0 0.0 3.00 10.12 0.0 0.0
1915 NYA MLB 0 3 0 8 3 28.0 23 16 18 1 0% .275 7.4 5.1 0.3 5.8 1.39 3.54 0.0 0.0
1918 NYA MLB 0 0 0 2 0 2.3 9 2 0 0 0% .692 34.7 7.7 0.0 0.0 4.71 15.43 0.0 0.0
1922 BRO MLB 18 12 0 36 31 245.7 259 94 134 9 0% .303 9.5 3.4 0.3 4.9 1.44 3.70 0.0 0.0
1923 BRO MLB 18 15 0 37 35 280.3 263 100 197 10 0% .291 8.4 3.2 0.3 6.3 1.29 3.50 0.0 0.0
1924 BRO MLB 28 6 0 35 34 308.3 238 77 262 11 0% .263 6.9 2.2 0.3 7.6 1.02 2.16 0.0 0.0
1925 BRO MLB 22 9 0 31 31 265.3 247 66 221 8 0% .305 8.4 2.2 0.3 7.5 1.18 3.53 0.0 0.0
1926 BRO MLB 9 10 1 24 22 169.0 172 58 140 7 0% .325 9.2 3.1 0.4 7.5 1.36 3.89 0.0 0.0
1927 BRO MLB 16 15 1 34 32 273.3 242 69 184 12 0% .270 8.0 2.3 0.4 6.1 1.14 2.70 0.0 0.0
1928 BRO MLB 22 10 2 38 32 280.3 226 72 200 11 0% .257 7.3 2.3 0.4 6.4 1.06 2.09 0.0 0.0
1929 BRO MLB 14 13 0 31 27 231.3 244 47 126 15 0% .293 9.5 1.8 0.6 4.9 1.26 3.89 0.0 0.0
1930 BRO MLB 17 15 0 35 31 258.7 241 55 173 15 0% .278 8.4 1.9 0.5 6.0 1.14 2.61 0.0 0.0
1931 BRO MLB 11 13 0 30 29 218.7 221 53 150 12 0% .297 9.1 2.2 0.5 6.2 1.25 3.38 0.0 0.0
1932 BRO MLB 12 11 1 27 24 175.7 171 57 103 10 0% .282 8.8 2.9 0.5 5.3 1.30 4.20 0.0 0.0
1933 SLN MLB 6 2 3 28 11 99.0 105 28 67 3 0% .311 9.5 2.5 0.3 6.1 1.34 3.55 0.0 0.0
1934 SLN MLB 1 1 1 19 4 59.0 62 14 33 4 0% .297 9.5 2.1 0.6 5.0 1.29 3.66 0.0 0.0
1934 CIN MLB 0 2 0 6 2 18.0 28 11 9 1 0% .380 14.0 5.5 0.5 4.5 2.17 7.50 0.0 0.0
1935 BRO MLB 3 2 2 20 0 51.0 55 16 28 3 0% .297 9.7 2.8 0.5 4.9 1.39 4.41 0.0 0.0

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

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Compensation

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Details

2014 Preseason Forecast

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

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Diagnostics

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BP Articles

Dazzy Vance is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessThe HOF Rule Change: What Happens After 10 Years?Mike Gianella2014-07-28
This article requires BP Premium accessSkewed Left: What the 1936 Hall of Fame Ballot Tells Us About Today'sZachary Levine2014-01-07
Prospectus Hit and Run: The Curious Case of Freddie LindstromJay Jaffe2013-03-06
The Lineup Card: 12 Stats We Wish Were Readily AvailableBaseball Prospectus2012-09-05
The Lineup Card: 10 Most Disappointing Career-Ending InjuriesBaseball Prospectus2012-05-09
The BP Wayback Machine: Improvement RatioRany Jazayerli2012-03-16
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: Triple TandemJay Jaffe2011-09-26
This article requires BP Premium accessThe BP Broadside: Three HundredSteven Goldman2011-02-04
This article requires BP Premium accessOverthinking It: Ex-Pitching Coach ManagersBen Lindbergh2010-10-28
This article requires BP Premium accessUnder The Knife: Before there was Tommy JohnWill Carroll2010-09-08
BP Unfiltered: This Week in Minor League History: May 24 - May 30Geoff Young2010-05-28
You Can Blog It Up: Dead Player of the Day and Other Controversies #18Steven Goldman2010-05-04
You Can Blog It Up: Dead Player of the Day and Other Controversies #15Steven Goldman2010-04-19
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: Enhanced?Steven Goldman2010-01-18
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: Reality TherapySteven Goldman2009-04-22
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: The PitchersJay Jaffe2009-01-12
You Could Look It Up: The Dual-Ball EraSteven Goldman2008-06-03
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: Having a BallJay Jaffe2008-02-22
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: TandemoniumJay Jaffe2008-02-07
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Matchups: A First for the AgesJim Baker2007-11-09
Prospectus Toolbox: Non-contact, Part OneDerek Jacques2007-07-24
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Matchups: Ask, and You Shall Be AnsweredJim Baker2006-10-31
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: No Hits For YouSteven Goldman2006-09-08
This article requires BP Premium accessAn Objective Hall of Fame: Part Three, 1941-1943Clay Davenport2005-08-15
One Man is an Island: Barry Bonds and His TeammatesJay Jaffe2004-10-04
This article requires BP Premium accessDoctoring The Numbers: Doctoring the Numbers: Improvement RatioRany Jazayerli2002-03-06


BP Chats

DateQuestionAnswer
2011-11-30 13:00:00 (link to chat)Watching Jose Bautista become a superstar at 29 got me wondering - which players in the HoF were the most unlikely to have been considered worthy at that age?
(dtwhite from Toronto)
That's a very good question ripe for a January column. Offhand, I'd say Dazzy Vance (0-4, 4.91 ERA) is the heavyweight champion - he didn't win his first game until age 31. Phil Niekro had 31 wins at that point in his career, too. (Jay Jaffe)
2011-11-30 13:00:00 (link to chat)Why is Dazzy Vance in the hall anyways? Superb Peak Value? Where does he rank amongst SPs?
(Guillermo from Montevideo, Uruguay)
Vance was well ahead of his time when it came to strikeouts - he led the NL for seven straight seasons, tripling the league rate at times. Couple that with a couple seasons leading in wins and ERA - all of this during a high-offense era - and you've got a valuable pitcher. JAWS has him 32nd out of 58 - a bit below on peak, far short on career, but given his late start and his dominance, hardly the worst guy in the Hall. Plus he went by DAZZY, which is an awesome name. (Jay Jaffe)


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