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Wilbur Wood PWhite Sox

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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
17 2684 164 156 57 1411 3.24 20.4
Birth Date10-22-1941
Height6' 0"
Weight180 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
1961 BOS 19 6 1 13.0 3.0 10.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 60 14 8 8 2 25 7 7 0 7 5.54 5.04 5.54 -0.3 -0.1
1962 BOS 20 1 1 7.7 7.7 0.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 31 6 3 3 0 7 3 3 0 3 3.52 2.91 4.13 -0.2 0.0
1963 BOS 21 25 6 64.7 28.0 36.7 0 5 0 1 2 0 271 67 35 27 10 111 13 12 3 28 3.76 4.35 4.99 -0.4 -0.0
1964 BOS 22 4 0 5.7 0.0 5.7 0 0 0 0 0 0 34 13 11 11 1 19 3 1 0 5 17.47 4.58 5.74 -1.0 -0.1
1964 PIT 22 3 2 17.3 14.0 3.3 0 2 0 0 1 0 79 16 8 7 0 18 11 8 2 7 3.63 4.19 4.62 -0.5 -0.1
1965 PIT 23 34 1 51.3 4.0 42.0 1 1 0 0 0 0 186 44 21 18 3 63 16 13 1 29 3.16 3.26 3.67 3.5 0.3
1967 CHA 25 51 8 95.3 42.0 53.3 4 2 4 1 2 0 404 95 34 26 2 117 28 24 1 47 2.45 2.62 2.56 13.1 1.5
1968 CHA 26 88 2 159.0 14.0 145.0 13 12 16 9 2 0 626 127 39 33 8 175 33 21 3 74 1.87 2.63 3.33 5.0 0.6
1969 CHA 27 76 0 119.7 0.0 120.0 10 11 15 9 0 0 511 113 48 40 13 172 40 25 3 73 3.01 3.63 3.96 9.5 1.1
1970 CHA 28 77 0 121.7 0.0 121.7 9 13 21 6 0 0 508 118 50 38 7 157 36 29 2 85 2.81 2.72 3.89 11.6 1.4
1971 CHA 29 44 42 334.0 332.0 2.0 22 13 1 0 37 0 1316 272 95 71 21 374 62 60 7 210 1.91 2.54 3.24 37.4 4.8
1972 CHA 30 49 49 376.7 376.7 0.0 24 17 0 0 33 3 1490 325 119 105 28 475 74 69 7 193 2.51 2.86 3.65 11.8 2.1
1973 CHA 31 49 48 359.3 354.3 5.0 24 20 0 0 29 8 1531 381 166 138 25 533 91 88 7 199 3.46 3.20 3.81 48.7 5.3
1974 CHA 32 42 42 320.3 320.3 0.0 20 19 0 0 26 6 1316 305 143 128 27 450 80 72 9 169 3.60 3.44 4.33 17.8 1.9
1975 CHA 33 43 43 291.3 291.3 0.0 16 20 0 0 21 6 1245 309 148 133 26 460 92 87 5 140 4.11 3.75 4.55 16.4 1.8
1976 CHA 34 7 7 56.3 56.3 0.0 4 3 0 0 3 2 225 51 24 14 3 71 11 11 0 31 2.24 2.80 3.92 4.3 0.5
1977 CHA 35 24 18 122.7 109.7 13.0 7 8 0 0 9 3 548 139 75 68 10 193 50 50 10 42 4.99 4.58 5.46 0.5 0.0
1978 CHA 36 28 27 168.0 166.0 2.0 10 10 0 0 10 5 753 187 103 97 23 283 74 73 3 69 5.20 4.89 5.28 -6.3 -0.7
Career6512972684.02119.3559.7164156572717633111342582113096520937037246536314113.243.314.01170.820.4

Advanced

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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
1961 BOS MLB 6 1 13.0 5.54 83 .303 .266 .323 .427 .271 .273 104 0.2 0.0 -0.3 -0.1
1962 BOS MLB 1 1 7.7 4.13 98 .228 .244 .296 .362 .247 .240 91 0.5 0.0 -0.2 0.0
1963 BOS MLB 25 6 64.7 4.99 87 .276 .253 .313 .388 .266 .263 108 1.6 0.2 -0.4 -0.0
1964 BOS MLB 4 0 5.7 5.74 69 .402 .230 .302 .346 .248 .480 108 -0.6 -0.1 -1.0 -0.1
1964 PIT MLB 3 2 17.3 4.62 89 .251 .265 .314 .395 .262 .271 103 0.1 0.0 -0.5 -0.1
1965 PIT MLB 34 1 51.3 3.67 109 .246 .249 .307 .376 .258 .282 101 4.4 0.5 3.5 0.3
1967 CHA MLB 51 8 95.3 2.56 122 .259 .236 .298 .354 .257 .285 89 14.2 1.7 13.1 1.5
1968 CHA MLB 88 2 159.0 3.33 94 .227 .230 .297 .348 .261 .234 91 5.0 0.6 5.0 0.6
1969 CHA MLB 76 0 119.7 3.96 102 .260 .246 .318 .368 .259 .262 99 9.6 1.1 9.5 1.1
1970 CHA MLB 77 0 121.7 3.89 108 .242 .251 .323 .383 .259 .294 101 11.1 1.2 11.6 1.4
1971 CHA MLB 44 42 334.0 3.24 118 .216 .246 .309 .359 .256 .247 101 42.2 4.8 37.4 4.8
1972 CHA MLB 49 49 376.7 3.65 94 .237 .240 .301 .342 .253 .250 99 13.1 1.6 11.8 2.1
1973 CHA MLB 49 48 359.3 3.81 115 .258 .259 .325 .380 .263 .294 104 48.7 5.3 48.7 5.3
1974 CHA MLB 42 42 320.3 4.33 99 .249 .255 .316 .364 .257 .270 104 17.8 1.9 17.8 1.9
1975 CHA MLB 43 43 291.3 4.55 99 .260 .256 .321 .375 .261 .288 104 16.4 1.8 16.4 1.8
1976 CHA MLB 7 7 56.3 3.92 104 .232 .253 .316 .366 .258 .267 102 4.3 0.5 4.3 0.5
1977 CHA MLB 24 18 122.7 5.46 82 .284 .266 .324 .402 .261 .296 102 0.5 0.0 0.5 0.0
1978 CHA MLB 28 27 168.0 5.28 75 .293 .261 .323 .382 .264 .281 100 -6.3 -0.7 -6.3 -0.7

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
1961 BOS MLB 0 0 0 6 1 13.0 14 7 7 2 39% .273 9.7 4.8 1.4 4.8 1.62 5.54 -0.3 -0.1
1962 BOS MLB 0 0 0 1 1 7.7 6 3 3 0 63% .240 7.0 3.5 0.0 3.5 1.17 3.52 -0.2 0.0
1963 BOS MLB 0 5 0 25 6 64.7 67 13 28 10 54% .263 9.3 1.8 1.4 3.9 1.24 3.76 -0.4 -0.0
1964 PIT MLB 0 2 0 3 2 17.3 16 11 7 0 69% .271 8.3 5.7 0.0 3.6 1.56 3.63 -0.5 -0.1
1964 BOS MLB 0 0 0 4 0 5.7 13 3 5 1 85% .480 20.6 4.8 1.6 7.9 2.82 17.47 -1.0 -0.1
1965 PIT MLB 1 1 0 34 1 51.3 44 16 29 3 54% .282 7.7 2.8 0.5 5.1 1.17 3.16 3.5 0.3
1967 CHA MLB 4 2 4 51 8 95.3 95 28 47 2 47% .285 9.0 2.6 0.2 4.4 1.29 2.45 13.1 1.5
1968 CHA MLB 13 12 16 88 2 159.0 127 33 74 8 56% .234 7.2 1.9 0.5 4.2 1.01 1.87 5.0 0.6
1969 CHA MLB 10 11 15 76 0 119.7 113 40 73 13 54% .262 8.5 3.0 1.0 5.5 1.28 3.01 9.5 1.1
1970 CHA MLB 9 13 21 77 0 121.7 118 36 85 7 55% .294 8.7 2.7 0.5 6.3 1.27 2.81 11.6 1.4
1971 CHA MLB 22 13 1 44 42 334.0 272 62 210 21 53% .247 7.3 1.7 0.6 5.7 1.00 1.91 37.4 4.8
1972 CHA MLB 24 17 0 49 49 376.7 325 74 193 28 58% .250 7.8 1.8 0.7 4.6 1.06 2.51 11.8 2.1
1973 CHA MLB 24 20 0 49 48 359.3 381 91 199 25 57% .294 9.5 2.3 0.6 5.0 1.31 3.46 48.7 5.3
1974 CHA MLB 20 19 0 42 42 320.3 305 80 169 27 55% .270 8.6 2.2 0.8 4.7 1.20 3.60 17.8 1.9
1975 CHA MLB 16 20 0 43 43 291.3 309 92 140 26 53% .288 9.5 2.8 0.8 4.3 1.38 4.11 16.4 1.8
1976 CHA MLB 4 3 0 7 7 56.3 51 11 31 3 58% .267 8.1 1.8 0.5 5.0 1.10 2.24 4.3 0.5
1977 CHA MLB 7 8 0 24 18 122.7 139 50 42 10 60% .296 10.2 3.7 0.7 3.1 1.54 4.99 0.5 0.0
1978 CHA MLB 10 10 0 28 27 168.0 187 74 69 23 54% .281 10.0 4.0 1.2 3.7 1.55 5.20 -6.3 -0.7

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
1977-03-24 1977-04-30 37 17 Left Knee Recovery From Surgery Refracture Patella 1976-09-20 -
1976-09-19 1976-09-19 On-Alr 0 0 Left Knee Surgery Stepped In Hole and Refractured Patella 1976-09-20 -
1976-05-10 1976-10-04 60-DL 147 143 Left Knee Fracture Patella From Batted Ball - -

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessPunk Hits: A Modest Proposal for the MLB NetworkIan Miller2012-12-19
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Dodgers Go Big for GreinkeSam Miller2012-12-10
The Week in Quotes: November 12-18Andrew Koo2012-11-19
The Week in Quotes: November 12-18Jonah Birenbaum2012-11-19
The Week in Quotes: November 12-18Matthew Rocco2012-11-19
The Week in Quotes: November 12-18Hudson Belinsky2012-11-19
This article requires BP Premium accessRaising Aces: Dickey's Fine Malt KnucklerDoug Thorburn2012-06-29
The Lineup Card: 10 Mr. AlmostsBaseball Prospectus2012-05-24
Inside The Park Blog: Wrigley vs. the CellBradford Doolittle2012-04-15
Research Mailbag: ...Is This Thing On?Bradley Ankrom2012-03-28
BP Unfiltered: Support The Hall of Very GoodMarc Normandin2012-03-20
The BP Wayback Machine: Sweet ReliefRany Jazayerli2011-09-15
This article requires BP Premium accessAging Hurlers: Javier Vazquez and the Incredible Fading FastballMichael Jong2011-05-25
The BP Wayback Machine: Why The "Earned" Run Needs To GoMichael Wolverton2011-02-15
This article requires BP Premium accessAnother Look: Chuck Tanner and the 1979 PiratesBob Hertzel2010-10-26
This article requires BP Premium accessChecking the Numbers: I'm Relieved to StartEric Seidman2010-10-19
This article requires BP Premium accessChanging Speeds: Closing TimeKen Funck2010-09-30
This article requires BP Premium accessOverthinking It: Knuckling Under, Part 2 Ben Lindbergh2010-08-19
You Can Blog It Up: The Happy, Happy Chuck Tanner All-StarsSteven Goldman2010-07-29
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: The Left WingJoe Sheehan2009-08-19
This article requires BP Premium accessOn the Beat: Mid-Season SnapshotJohn Perrotto2009-07-12
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Q&A: Tom BradleyDavid Laurila2008-10-29
This article requires BP Premium accessEvery Given Sunday: One Man's BallotJohn Perrotto2008-09-28
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Q&A: Butch WynegarDavid Laurila2008-09-21
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: TandemoniumJay Jaffe2008-02-07
This article requires BP Premium accessLies, Damned Lies: The Best Player in Baseball, Part OneNate Silver2007-09-20
Doctoring The Numbers: Charlie HaegerRany Jazayerli2007-04-05
This article requires BP Premium accessSchrodinger's Bat: Rainy Days and SundaysDan Fox2006-11-02
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: May 5-9Christina Kahrl2006-05-10
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Matchups: Most ActiveJim Baker2006-01-25
This article requires BP Premium accessFrom The Mailbag: Unearned Runs, Devil Rays, and the Waiver WireBaseball Prospectus2004-04-26
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: Reverse LepidopterySteven Goldman2004-03-26
Baseball Prospectus Basics: A Brief History of Pitcher UsageRany Jazayerli2004-03-02
The Grand Experiment: Converting Graves and Kim to StartersNate Silver2003-03-12
This article requires BP Premium accessDoctoring The Numbers: Doctoring the Numbers: Sweet ReliefRany Jazayerli2002-06-18


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