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Career Summary
Years G IP W L SV ERA
10 413 3496.3 191 204 2 2.97
Birth Date11-10-1857
Height6' 2"
Weight172 lbs
BatsL
ThrowsR
WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA..
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 W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA WARP
1881 BSN MLB 66 63 552.3 31 33 0 548 90 162 6 .000 8.9 1.5 0.1 2.6 0% .265 .000 1.16 2.73 2.48 0 0.00 0.0
1882 BSN MLB 49 48 420.0 24 21 0 404 41 180 3 .000 8.7 0.9 0.1 3.9 0% .264 .000 1.06 2.38 2.64 0 0.00 0.0
1883 BSN MLB 62 56 514.0 37 21 2 492 35 345 7 .000 8.6 0.6 0.1 6.0 0% .283 .000 1.03 2.29 2.24 0 0.00 0.0
1884 BSN MLB 38 37 336.0 23 14 0 272 27 270 12 .000 7.3 0.7 0.3 7.2 0% .251 .000 0.89 1.95 2.09 0 0.00 0.0
1885 BSN MLB 51 50 441.3 18 32 0 503 37 200 14 .000 10.3 0.8 0.3 4.1 0% .299 .000 1.22 2.43 2.98 0 0.00 0.0
1886 KCN MLB 46 44 393.0 12 32 0 465 55 167 9 .000 10.6 1.3 0.2 3.8 0% .312 .000 1.32 2.95 4.49 0 0.00 0.0
1887 WS8 MLB 47 47 404.7 24 21 0 430 42 146 16 .000 9.6 0.9 0.4 3.2 0% .276 .000 1.17 3.32 3.22 0 0.00 0.0
1888 WS8 MLB 39 39 325.0 18 21 0 317 54 79 7 .000 8.8 1.5 0.2 2.2 0% .257 .000 1.14 2.84 3.05 0 0.00 0.0
1889 IN3 MLB 9 8 70.0 2 7 0 106 19 16 4 .000 13.6 2.4 0.5 2.1 0% -2.488 .000 1.79 4.18 6.81 0 0.00 0.0
1890 PH4 MLB 6 4 40.0 2 2 0 61 11 6 1 .000 13.7 2.5 0.2 1.4 0% -3.158 .000 1.80 4.07 5.17 0 0.00 0.0
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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.
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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA
1881 BSN MLB 66 63 552.3 31 33 0 548 90 162 6 .000 8.9 1.5 0.1 2.6 0% .265 .000 1.16 2.73 2.48
1882 BSN MLB 49 48 420.0 24 21 0 404 41 180 3 .000 8.7 0.9 0.1 3.9 0% .264 .000 1.06 2.38 2.64
1883 BSN MLB 62 56 514.0 37 21 2 492 35 345 7 .000 8.6 0.6 0.1 6.0 0% .283 .000 1.03 2.29 2.24
1884 BSN MLB 38 37 336.0 23 14 0 272 27 270 12 .000 7.3 0.7 0.3 7.2 0% .251 .000 0.89 1.95 2.09
1885 BSN MLB 51 50 441.3 18 32 0 503 37 200 14 .000 10.3 0.8 0.3 4.1 0% .299 .000 1.22 2.43 2.98
1886 KCN MLB 46 44 393.0 12 32 0 465 55 167 9 .000 10.6 1.3 0.2 3.8 0% .312 .000 1.32 2.95 4.49
1887 WS8 MLB 47 47 404.7 24 21 0 430 42 146 16 .000 9.6 0.9 0.4 3.2 0% .276 .000 1.17 3.32 3.22
1888 WS8 MLB 39 39 325.0 18 21 0 317 54 79 7 .000 8.8 1.5 0.2 2.2 0% .257 .000 1.14 2.84 3.05
1889 IN3 MLB 9 8 70.0 2 7 0 106 19 16 4 .000 13.6 2.4 0.5 2.1 0% -2.488 .000 1.79 4.18 6.81
1890 PH4 MLB 6 4 40.0 2 2 0 61 11 6 1 .000 13.7 2.5 0.2 1.4 0% -3.158 .000 1.80 4.07 5.17

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

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessLies, Damned Lies: The Best Player in Baseball, Part OneNate Silver2007-09-20
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Matchups: The Best EverJim Baker2006-03-14
This article requires BP Premium accessAn Objective Hall of Fame: Part Five, 1947-1950Clay Davenport2005-08-23


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