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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
10 472.3 29 18 4 338 4.69 0.6
Birth Date3-4-1968
Height6' 2"
Weight225 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.
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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
1995 TOR MLB 12 7 48.7 64 25 27 10 .269 98 11.8 4.6 1.8 5.0 37% .327 .319 1.83 6.30 7.21 114 7.00 -0.6
1996 CIN 0 8 5 23.0 31 13 13 6 .252 107 12.1 5.1 2.3 5.1 33% .321 .330 1.91 7.31 5.87 0 0.00 0.0
1996 TOR 0 11 0 15.0 23 12 10 5 .264 99 13.8 7.2 3.0 6.0 44% .367 .358 2.33 8.65 11.40 0 0.00 0.0
1997 CIN MLB 2 2 10.3 14 6 5 4 .266 121 12.2 5.2 3.5 4.4 44% .294 .304 1.94 8.88 7.84 111 7.52 -0.2
2000 COL MLB 8 0 13.3 21 11 15 5 .249 122 14.2 7.4 3.4 10.1 58% .400 .326 2.40 8.38 12.82 104 10.26 -0.6
2001 LAN MLB 47 3 85.3 73 24 70 12 .257 92 7.7 2.5 1.3 7.4 49% .253 .240 1.14 4.07 3.16 93 4.12 1.3
2002 LAN MLB 63 1 90.7 83 32 56 14 .259 93 8.2 3.2 1.4 5.6 49% .247 .261 1.27 4.91 3.28 110 4.49 0.8
2003 SEA MLB 23 0 29.0 40 14 13 6 .257 98 12.4 4.3 1.9 4.0 42% .333 .316 1.86 6.54 6.83 122 8.51 -1.0
2004 LAN MLB 42 0 53.7 46 20 48 1 .258 96 7.7 3.4 0.2 8.0 38% .287 .221 1.23 2.58 2.18 86 3.27 1.3
2005 LAN MLB 72 0 75.7 65 38 56 6 .258 96 7.7 4.5 0.7 6.7 44% .268 .260 1.36 4.29 3.93 108 4.46 0.9
2006 LAN MLB 25 0 27.7 27 7 25 5 .272 95 8.8 2.3 1.6 8.1 35% .282 .264 1.23 4.52 4.55 91 4.69 0.3
1996 TOT MLB 19 5 38.0 54 25 23 11 .257 104 12.8 5.9 2.6 5.4 38% .339 .341 2.08 7.84 8.05 124 9.10 -1.3
CareerMLB31318472.348720233874.260979.33.81.46.443%.286.2741.465.044.691055.530.9

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 H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA
1991 STC A- 15 13 89.7 66 21 83 5 .000 6.6 2.1 0.5 8.3 0% .000 .000 0.97 2.72 1.71
1992 MYR A 22 16 100.3 86 36 100 12 .000 7.7 3.2 1.1 9.0 0% .000 .000 1.22 3.58 3.14
1992 DUN A+ 5 4 23.3 22 11 16 1 .000 8.5 4.2 0.4 6.2 0% .000 .000 1.42 3.54 4.64
1993 DUN A+ 27 24 140.7 136 59 108 14 .000 8.7 3.8 0.9 6.9 0% .000 .000 1.39 4.19 3.45
1994 KNX AA 26 26 164.3 158 59 96 16 .000 8.7 3.2 0.9 5.3 0% .000 .000 1.32 4.27 3.89
1995 TOR MLB 12 7 48.7 64 25 27 10 .269 98 11.8 4.6 1.8 5.0 37% .327 .319 1.83 6.30 7.21
1995 SYR AAA 21 21 131.7 116 58 81 11 .000 7.9 4.0 0.8 5.5 0% .000 .000 1.32 4.36 3.96
1996 CIN MLB 8 5 23.0 31 13 13 6 .252 107 12.1 5.1 2.3 5.1 33% .321 .330 1.91 7.31 5.87
1996 TOR MLB 11 0 15.0 23 12 10 5 .264 99 13.8 7.2 3.0 6.0 44% .367 .358 2.33 8.65 11.40
1996 IND AAA 9 6 47.7 25 9 45 2 .000 4.7 1.7 0.4 8.5 0% .000 .000 0.71 2.23 0.75
1996 SYR AAA 9 6 37.7 37 12 28 2 .000 8.8 2.9 0.5 6.7 0% .000 .000 1.30 3.60 3.58
1997 CIN MLB 2 2 10.3 14 6 5 4 .266 121 12.2 5.2 3.5 4.4 44% .294 .304 1.94 8.88 7.84
1997 IND AAA 19 18 120.7 111 51 105 12 .000 8.3 3.8 0.9 7.8 0% .293 .000 1.34 3.85 3.50
1997 ROC AAA 8 8 46.7 45 16 48 4 .000 8.7 3.1 0.8 9.3 0% .325 .000 1.31 3.44 4.43
1998 SEI npb 33 5 73.3 68 40 50 8 .000 8.3 4.9 1.0 6.1 0% .000 .000 1.47 0.20 0.00
1999 IND AAA 39 21 158.0 144 58 114 20 .000 8.2 3.3 1.1 6.5 0% .000 .000 1.28 4.79 3.47
2000 COL MLB 8 0 13.3 21 11 15 5 .249 122 14.2 7.4 3.4 10.1 58% .400 .326 2.40 8.38 12.82
2000 CSP AAA 18 15 96.7 89 30 89 8 .000 8.3 2.8 0.7 8.3 0% .000 .000 1.23 3.77 3.26
2000 Lar Wnt 14 4 40.7 31 6 45 2 .000 6.9 1.3 0.4 10.0 0% .000 .000 0.91 2.44 2.87
2001 LAN MLB 47 3 85.3 73 24 70 12 .257 92 7.7 2.5 1.3 7.4 49% .253 .240 1.14 4.07 3.16
2001 LVG AAA 6 6 29.0 27 9 35 5 .000 8.4 2.8 1.6 10.9 0% .000 .000 1.24 4.30 3.10
2001 Lar Wnt 26 0 27.3 18 2 21 2 .000 5.9 0.7 0.7 6.9 0% .000 .000 0.73 2.90 1.32
2002 LAN MLB 63 1 90.7 83 32 56 14 .259 93 8.2 3.2 1.4 5.6 49% .247 .261 1.27 4.91 3.28
2003 SEA MLB 23 0 29.0 40 14 13 6 .257 98 12.4 4.3 1.9 4.0 42% .333 .316 1.86 6.54 6.83
2003 TAC AAA 18 0 27.7 28 9 27 2 .000 9.1 2.9 0.6 8.8 0% .329 .000 1.34 3.26 4.22
2003 Lar Wnt 27 0 30.0 33 4 25 5 .000 9.9 1.2 1.5 7.5 0% .000 .000 1.23 4.45 4.20
2004 LAN MLB 42 0 53.7 46 20 48 1 .258 96 7.7 3.4 0.2 8.0 38% .287 .221 1.23 2.58 2.18
2004 IOW AAA 20 0 28.3 29 8 23 3 .000 9.2 2.5 1.0 7.3 0% .325 .000 1.31 4.42 3.82
2004 LVG AAA 11 0 14.3 11 8 15 1 .000 6.9 5.0 0.6 9.4 0% .256 .000 1.33 3.99 2.52
2005 LAN MLB 72 0 75.7 65 38 56 6 .258 96 7.7 4.5 0.7 6.7 44% .268 .260 1.36 4.29 3.93
2006 LAN MLB 25 0 27.7 27 7 25 5 .272 95 8.8 2.3 1.6 8.1 35% .282 .264 1.23 4.52 4.55
2006 IND AAA 9 1 15.0 8 5 14 1 .247 98 4.8 3.0 0.6 8.4 25% .200 .193 0.87 3.48 3.00
2006 LVG AAA 21 0 25.2 23 12 19 3 .264 113 8.2 4.3 1.1 6.8 49% .267 .238 1.39 4.93 4.64
2006 VEN wor 1 0 0.1 3 1 0 2 .000 270.0 90.0 180.0 0.0 0% .250 .000 40.00 292.05 450.00
2007 CMP mex 18 0 17.0 18 13 15 4 .000 9.5 6.9 2.1 7.9 0% .298 .000 1.82 7.11 9.00
2007 LAR Wnt 3 3 15.3 15 2 10 1 .000 8.8 1.2 0.6 5.9 0% .275 .000 1.11 2.88 5.29
2007 LAR Wnt 2 2 10.0 14 4 3 1 .000 12.6 3.6 0.9 2.7 0% .351 .000 1.80 4.85 5.40
2007 LAR Wnt 12 12 58.7 54 11 37 8 .000 8.3 1.7 1.2 5.7 0% .253 .000 1.11 4.23 2.30
2009 LAR Wnt 12 1 21.3 27 6 15 0 .000 11.4 2.5 0.0 6.3 0% .386 .000 1.55 3.68 4.23

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
2005-04-06 2005-04-09 DTD 3 3 Left Thigh Strain Hamstring - -
2003-05-24 2003-05-27 DTD 3 2 - Low Back Tightness - -
2002-08-11 2002-09-02 15-DL 22 19 Right Forearm Strain -
2000-08-03 2000-09-10 15-DL 38 35 Right Elbow Soreness - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2005 LAN $500,000
2003 SEA $790,000
2002 LAN $360,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
3 yrPrevious$1,650,000
3 yrTotal$1,650,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
5 y 128 d

Details
  • sent outright to Triple-A 10/06
  • contract purchased 9/06 designated for assignment 8/06 contract purchased 7/06 signed as a free agent from PIT 5/06 (minor-league contract)
  • assigned sent to minor-league camp 3/06 signed as a free agent from LAD 12/05 (minor-league contract)
  • re-signed 12/04 (avoided arbitration)
  • contract purchased 7/04 waived 3/03 avoided arbitration 1/03 ($0.88M-$0.725M) signed 3/02 recalled 5/01

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This article requires BP Premium accessCaribbean Series 2008: Day ThreeDerek Jacques2008-02-05
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: September 29-October 16, 2006Christina Kahrl2006-10-17
Prospectus Hit List: Week of September 10Jay Jaffe2006-09-12
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This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: Mid-Week Grab BagJoe Sheehan2006-08-16
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: On StreaksJoe Sheehan2006-08-09
Transaction Analysis: July 25-26, 2006Christina Kahrl2006-07-27
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This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: National League, March 30-April 4Christina Kahrl2006-04-07
This article requires BP Premium access2006--Setting the Stage: The New GuysChristina Kahrl2006-03-28
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: National League, December 15, 2005-February 11, 2006Christina Kahrl2006-02-15
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: October 8-19Christina Kahrl2005-10-20
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: No DefenseJoe Sheehan2005-08-23
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This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: Dodger BluesJoe Sheehan2005-06-21
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: The Dodger BullpenJoe Sheehan2005-04-13
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: The Wests, etc.Christina Kahrl2005-03-25
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Matchups: The Generation GapJim Baker2004-11-24
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: Missing the PointJoe Sheehan2004-09-29
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: July 1-5Christina Kahrl2004-07-08
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 25-28, 2004Christina Kahrl2004-03-30
Prospectus Triple Play: Baltimore Orioles, Colorado Rockies, New York MetsBaseball Prospectus2004-03-03
Prospectus Today: Survival of the Fittest, RelieversJoe Sheehan2003-09-06
Prospectus Triple Play: Cleveland Indians, Los Angeles Dodgers, Seattle MarinersBaseball Prospectus2003-07-25
This article requires BP Premium accessBreaking Balls: Digging Into the Fake MailbagDerek Zumsteg2003-06-26
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: June 16-22, 2003Christina Kahrl2003-06-25
This article requires BP Premium accessBreaking Balls: Kid StuffDerek Zumsteg2003-06-19
Prospectus Triple Play: Cleveland Indians, Los Angeles Dodgers, Seattle MarinersBaseball Prospectus2003-06-13
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This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 25-April 6, 2003Christina Kahrl2003-04-09
Transaction Analysis: January 24-February 9, 2003Christina Kahrl2003-02-13
Transaction Analysis: August 22-25, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-08-29
Transaction Analysis: August 15-18, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-08-21
Transaction Analysis: August 1-3, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-08-06
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: May 16-19, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-05-22
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Feature: The Daily Prospectus: Saturday NightJoe Sheehan2002-05-20
This article requires BP Premium accessThe Daily Prospectus: LABR UpdateJoe Sheehan2002-05-10
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2001 Internet Baseball Awards Results: Your Choices for the League's Top HonorsGreg Spira2001-11-09


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