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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
12 1427 79 92 8 659 4.25 3.4
Birth Date5-15-1952
Height6' 3"
Weight194 lbs
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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
1973 TEX 21 1 0 1.0 0.0 1.0 0 0 1 0 0 0 4 1 1 1 0 1 1 1 0 0 9.00 5.58 8.29 -0.3 -0.0
1975 CLE 23 16 7 70.3 51.0 19.3 6 2 1 0 5 1 285 57 25 23 3 79 25 20 1 34 2.94 3.25 4.13 5.6 0.6
1976 CLE 24 26 22 123.7 114.3 9.3 7 9 0 0 10 1 539 143 60 55 7 199 54 53 0 65 4.00 3.61 4.38 2.3 0.3
1977 CLE 25 37 16 135.3 97.3 38.0 9 7 2 4 9 0 581 132 67 60 8 184 64 57 1 62 3.99 4.04 5.14 0.9 0.1
1978 CLE 26 34 33 230.3 227.3 3.0 13 15 0 0 22 0 957 206 97 82 16 291 86 86 2 97 3.20 3.76 4.92 -4.1 -0.5
1979 CLE 27 34 34 231.0 231.0 0.0 16 13 0 0 16 3 982 230 123 114 26 357 91 90 4 91 4.44 4.67 5.80 -4.9 -0.5
1980 CLE 28 33 33 224.3 224.3 0.0 13 14 0 0 16 4 955 231 118 111 18 334 82 76 1 109 4.45 3.94 5.04 9.9 1.1
1981 CLE 29 22 21 126.3 126.0 0.3 8 10 0 0 8 2 578 173 74 69 7 225 44 43 1 51 4.92 3.52 4.02 9.0 1.0
1982 CLE 30 25 21 115.0 107.3 7.7 2 13 0 2 6 2 510 128 74 69 13 199 57 55 1 44 5.40 4.91 5.97 -5.4 -0.6
1983 CLE 31 8 0 19.7 0.0 19.7 0 1 0 1 0 0 91 23 13 10 1 29 9 7 0 13 4.58 3.54 3.86 3.4 0.4
1983 MIL 31 10 2 30.0 11.3 18.7 0 2 0 1 1 0 134 39 20 17 1 50 11 10 0 20 5.10 3.03 3.46 6.2 0.7
1984 MIL 32 47 1 73.0 5.7 67.3 2 4 3 2 0 0 316 84 32 29 7 114 24 21 0 49 3.58 3.64 4.21 5.7 0.6
1985 MIL 33 24 0 47.0 0.0 47.0 3 2 1 1 0 0 220 67 37 34 3 92 20 15 0 24 6.51 3.83 4.61 3.4 0.3
Career3171901427.01195.7231.379928119313615215147416741102154568534116594.253.974.9131.83.4

Advanced

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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
1973 TEX MLB 1 0 1.0 8.29 11 .232 .233 .297 .335 .230 .333 102 -0.3 -0.0 -0.3 -0.0
1975 CLE MLB 16 7 70.3 4.13 106 .220 .264 .326 .386 .262 .243 102 5.6 0.6 5.6 0.6
1976 CLE MLB 26 22 123.7 4.38 88 .285 .259 .316 .365 .260 .329 98 2.3 0.3 2.3 0.3
1977 CLE MLB 37 16 135.3 5.14 85 .251 .263 .323 .405 .262 .278 98 0.9 0.1 0.9 0.1
1978 CLE MLB 34 33 230.3 4.92 81 .247 .262 .322 .384 .264 .251 97 -4.1 -0.5 -4.1 -0.5
1979 CLE MLB 34 34 231.0 5.80 77 .262 .267 .324 .401 .260 .265 100 -4.9 -0.5 -4.9 -0.5
1980 CLE MLB 33 33 224.3 5.04 92 .256 .265 .322 .393 .262 .286 103 9.9 1.1 9.9 1.1
1981 CLE MLB 22 21 126.3 4.02 100 .299 .260 .319 .381 .264 .349 99 9.0 1.0 9.0 1.0
1982 CLE MLB 25 21 115.0 5.97 68 .297 .265 .324 .402 .266 .291 101 -5.4 -0.6 -5.4 -0.6
1983 CLE MLB 8 0 19.7 3.86 116 .291 .262 .323 .397 .264 .324 102 3.4 0.4 3.4 0.4
1983 MIL MLB 10 2 30.0 3.46 116 .293 .269 .331 .417 .276 .373 91 6.2 0.7 6.2 0.7
1984 MIL MLB 47 1 73.0 4.21 98 .278 .266 .327 .407 .270 .326 93 5.7 0.6 5.7 0.6
1985 MIL MLB 24 0 47.0 4.61 95 .306 .264 .324 .413 .269 .370 96 3.3 0.4 3.4 0.3
1985 VAN AAA 16 16 116.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1986 VAN AAA 28 19 130.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 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
1973 TEX MLB 0 0 1 1 0 1.0 1 1 0 0 100% .333 9.0 9.0 0.0 0.0 2.00 9.00 -0.3 -0.0
1975 CLE MLB 6 2 1 16 7 70.3 57 25 34 3 58% .243 7.3 3.2 0.4 4.4 1.17 2.94 5.6 0.6
1976 CLE MLB 7 9 0 26 22 123.7 143 54 65 7 54% .329 10.4 3.9 0.5 4.7 1.59 4.00 2.3 0.3
1977 CLE MLB 9 7 2 37 16 135.3 132 64 62 8 68% .278 8.8 4.3 0.5 4.1 1.45 3.99 0.9 0.1
1978 CLE MLB 13 15 0 34 33 230.3 206 86 97 16 63% .251 8.0 3.4 0.6 3.8 1.27 3.20 -4.1 -0.5
1979 CLE MLB 16 13 0 34 34 231.0 230 91 91 26 58% .265 9.0 3.5 1.0 3.5 1.39 4.44 -4.9 -0.5
1980 CLE MLB 13 14 0 33 33 224.3 231 82 109 18 59% .286 9.3 3.3 0.7 4.4 1.40 4.45 9.9 1.1
1981 CLE MLB 8 10 0 22 21 126.3 173 44 51 7 56% .349 12.3 3.1 0.5 3.6 1.72 4.92 9.0 1.0
1982 CLE MLB 2 13 0 25 21 115.0 128 57 44 13 57% .291 10.0 4.5 1.0 3.4 1.61 5.40 -5.4 -0.6
1983 CLE MLB 0 1 0 8 0 19.7 23 9 13 1 57% .324 10.5 4.1 0.5 5.9 1.63 4.58 3.4 0.4
1983 MIL MLB 0 2 0 10 2 30.0 39 11 20 1 56% .373 11.7 3.3 0.3 6.0 1.67 5.10 6.2 0.7
1984 MIL MLB 2 4 3 47 1 73.0 84 24 49 7 64% .326 10.4 3.0 0.9 6.0 1.48 3.58 5.7 0.6
1985 VAN AAA 10 5 0 16 16 116.0 108 22 64 6 0% .000 8.4 1.7 0.5 5.0 1.12 2.87 0.0 0.0
1985 MIL MLB 3 2 1 24 0 47.0 67 20 24 3 62% .370 12.8 3.8 0.6 4.6 1.85 6.51 3.4 0.3
1986 VAN AAA 11 8 1 28 19 130.3 145 45 72 13 0% .000 10.0 3.1 0.9 5.0 1.46 4.42 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

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
1984-04-03 1984-04-25 15-DL 22 15 Left Shoulder Inflammation - -
1983-07-13 1983-09-02 51 52 Left Shoulder Inflammation - -
1976-04-18 1976-06-04 47 38 Left Elbow Strain - -

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  Title Author Date
The Lineup Card: Nine Memorable Extra-Inning GamesBaseball Prospectus2014-08-13
BP Unfiltered: This Week in Minor League History: June 14 - June 20Geoff Young2010-06-19
You Can Blog It Up: DPOTD Thurman Munson: An Alternative History of the 1986 World SeriesSteven Goldman2010-05-15
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: The Tribe's TroublesSteven Goldman2007-10-15
Prospectus Feature: The Marlin in Charge: Can We Learn from Torborg's Past?Joe Sheehan2002-03-11


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