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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
11 530 45 28 23 556 3.87 6.8
Birth Date9-16-1970
Height6' 3"
Weight215 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
1994 CLE MLB 14 0 11.7 14 12 16 1 .265 102 10.8 9.3 0.8 12.3 50% .394 .299 2.23 4.65 8.49 97 7.45 -0.2
1995 CLE MLB 7 0 6.3 5 5 5 0 .264 100 7.1 7.1 0.0 7.1 28% .278 .277 1.58 3.93 4.26 106 5.88 -0.0
1996 CLE MLB 42 0 53.7 45 26 44 6 .272 101 7.5 4.4 1.0 7.4 53% .262 .237 1.32 4.52 2.85 94 4.13 0.8
1997 CLE MLB 40 0 45.0 52 28 46 5 .259 96 10.4 5.6 1.0 9.2 45% .356 .283 1.78 4.48 6.20 99 5.70 -0.2
1998 CLE MLB 43 0 51.0 44 25 58 6 .268 103 7.8 4.4 1.1 10.2 54% .292 .243 1.35 4.12 3.00 76 3.77 0.9
1999 CLE MLB 72 0 81.7 68 40 103 8 .263 105 7.5 4.4 0.9 11.4 59% .302 .227 1.32 3.46 3.53 65 3.75 1.6
2000 CLE MLB 57 0 63.7 51 30 69 4 .265 98 7.2 4.2 0.6 9.8 57% .287 .220 1.27 3.43 3.39 74 3.26 1.6
2001 CLE MLB 47 0 54.3 53 26 70 1 .263 102 8.8 4.3 0.2 11.6 65% .356 .252 1.45 2.25 2.82 69 4.49 0.5
2002 CLE 0 39 0 37.3 31 10 39 1 .267 101 7.5 2.4 0.2 9.4 70% .300 .204 1.10 2.12 2.41 0 0.00 0.0
2002 LAN 0 28 0 30.7 25 21 24 2 .269 93 7.3 6.2 0.6 7.0 76% .256 .253 1.50 4.31 4.40 0 0.00 0.0
2003 LAN MLB 62 0 69.0 50 33 60 6 .260 92 6.5 4.3 0.8 7.8 61% .247 .239 1.20 3.97 3.00 101 4.65 0.5
2007 BAL MLB 25 0 25.7 33 21 22 3 .258 100 11.6 7.4 1.1 7.7 54% .375 .317 2.10 5.57 9.82 112 7.69 -0.6
2002 TOT MLB 67 0 68.0 56 31 63 3 .268 97 7.4 4.1 0.4 8.3 73% .279 .227 1.28 3.11 3.31 89 3.16 1.6
CareerMLB4760530.047127755643.264998.04.70.79.457%.302.2451.413.753.87854.366.6

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
1992 CGA A 14 14 78.0 62 47 73 2 .000 7.2 5.4 0.2 8.4 0% .000 .000 1.40 3.21 3.35
1993 KIN A+ 15 0 22.3 29 8 27 1 .000 11.7 3.2 0.4 10.9 0% .000 .000 1.66 2.38 4.84
1993 CAN AA 27 7 61.7 76 36 41 13 .000 11.1 5.3 1.9 6.0 0% .000 .000 1.82 6.33 7.29
1994 CLE MLB 14 0 11.7 14 12 16 1 .265 102 10.8 9.3 0.8 12.3 50% .394 .299 2.23 4.65 8.49
1994 KIN A+ 13 0 12.0 10 3 16 1 .000 7.5 2.2 0.8 12.0 0% .000 .000 1.08 2.33 3.75
1994 CHR AAA 20 0 23.3 15 10 25 1 .000 5.8 3.9 0.4 9.7 0% .000 .000 1.07 2.76 1.93
1995 CLE MLB 7 0 6.3 5 5 5 0 .264 100 7.1 7.1 0.0 7.1 28% .278 .277 1.58 3.93 4.26
1995 BUF AAA 25 0 27.3 21 7 27 2 .000 6.9 2.3 0.7 8.9 0% .000 .000 1.03 2.92 2.64
1996 CLE MLB 42 0 53.7 45 26 44 6 .272 101 7.5 4.4 1.0 7.4 53% .262 .237 1.32 4.52 2.85
1996 BUF AAA 19 0 33.3 14 9 57 1 .000 3.8 2.4 0.3 15.4 0% .000 .000 0.69 0.78 0.81
1997 CLE MLB 40 0 45.0 52 28 46 5 .259 96 10.4 5.6 1.0 9.2 45% .356 .283 1.78 4.48 6.20
1997 AKR AA 3 0 8.0 10 0 9 1 .000 11.2 0.0 1.1 10.1 0% .409 .000 1.25 2.44 3.38
1997 BUF AAA 2 0 5.0 4 4 6 0 .000 7.2 7.2 0.0 10.8 0% .308 .000 1.60 2.95 3.60
1998 CLE MLB 43 0 51.0 44 25 58 6 .268 103 7.8 4.4 1.1 10.2 54% .292 .243 1.35 4.12 3.00
1998 AKR AA 1 0 0.3 3 1 0 0 .000 90.0 30.0 0.0 0.0 0% .000 .000 13.33 13.20 60.00
1998 BUF AAA 11 0 14.3 11 6 22 0 .000 6.9 3.8 0.0 13.8 0% .000 .000 1.19 1.46 2.52
1999 CLE MLB 72 0 81.7 68 40 103 8 .263 105 7.5 4.4 0.9 11.4 59% .302 .227 1.32 3.46 3.53
1999 BUF AAA 1 0 1.0 0 1 1 0 .000 0.0 9.0 0.0 9.0 0% .000 .000 1.00 4.43 0.00
2000 CLE MLB 57 0 63.7 51 30 69 4 .265 98 7.2 4.2 0.6 9.8 57% .287 .220 1.27 3.43 3.39
2000 AKR AA 2 1 2.0 1 1 1 0 .000 4.5 4.5 0.0 4.5 0% .000 .000 1.00 3.90 4.50
2001 CLE MLB 47 0 54.3 53 26 70 1 .263 102 8.8 4.3 0.2 11.6 65% .356 .252 1.45 2.25 2.82
2001 AKR AA 1 1 1.0 0 1 2 0 .000 0.0 9.0 0.0 18.0 0% .000 .000 1.00 2.20 0.00
2002 CLE MLB 39 0 37.3 31 10 39 1 .267 101 7.5 2.4 0.2 9.4 70% .300 .204 1.10 2.12 2.41
2002 LAN MLB 28 0 30.7 25 21 24 2 .269 93 7.3 6.2 0.6 7.0 76% .256 .253 1.50 4.31 4.40
2002 AKR AA 2 2 2.0 2 0 3 0 .000 9.0 0.0 0.0 13.5 0% .400 .000 1.00 0.18 4.50
2003 LAN MLB 62 0 69.0 50 33 60 6 .260 92 6.5 4.3 0.8 7.8 61% .247 .239 1.20 3.97 3.00
2003 LVG AAA 1 1 1.0 2 1 1 1 .000 18.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 0% .333 .000 3.00 17.30 27.00
2004 LVG AAA 3 0 3.0 9 2 2 2 .000 27.0 6.0 6.0 6.0 0% .500 .000 3.67 12.84 18.00
2004 OGD Rk 2 2 2.7 2 4 4 0 .000 6.7 13.3 0.0 13.3 0% .400 .000 2.22 5.81 3.33
2005 AKR AA 1 0 2.0 2 2 2 0 .246 101 9.0 9.0 0.0 9.0 80% .400 .259 2.00 4.16 4.50
2007 BAL MLB 25 0 25.7 33 21 22 3 .258 100 11.6 7.4 1.1 7.7 54% .375 .317 2.10 5.57 9.82
2007 BOW AA 1 1 1.0 0 0 0 0 .260 101 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 100% .000 .005 0.00 3.27 0.00
2007 NOR AAA 21 0 23.0 30 9 24 2 .263 75 11.7 3.5 0.8 9.4 55% .393 .289 1.70 3.40 4.70

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
2007-05-30 2007-06-06 Minors 7 0 Right Thigh Strain Hamstring - -
2007-04-05 2007-04-17 Minors 12 0 Right Lower Leg Strain Achilles Tendon - -
2005-04-04 2005-04-27 60-DL 23 19 Right Hip Recovery From Surgery Arthritis and Then Retired 2004-07-28
2004-07-28 2004-07-28 On-Alr 0 0 Right Hip Surgery Arthritis 2004-07-28
2004-04-04 2004-10-11 60-DL 190 162 Right Thumb Strain Ruptured Extensor Tendon In Thumb -
2003-04-27 2003-05-17 15-DL 20 16 Right Knee Sprain -
2002-06-12 2002-06-25 15-DL 13 11 Left Groin Strain -
2001-07-22 2001-09-18 15-DL 58 49 Right Elbow Sprain Ulnar Collateral Ligament - -
2001-06-13 2001-06-29 15-DL 16 14 Right Elbow Strain Flexor Tendon - -
2000-05-21 2000-06-27 15-DL 37 35 Right Hip Surgery Labrum 2000-05-30 -
1999-04-26 1999-05-10 15-DL 14 13 Left Thigh Strain Hamstring - -
1998-04-11 1998-06-15 15-DL 65 57 Right Groin Strain - -
1997-07-12 1997-08-01 15-DL 20 20 Right Thigh Strain Hamstring -
1997-06-19 1997-07-04 15-DL 15 11 Right Thigh Strain Hamstring - -
1997-04-25 1997-05-18 15-DL 23 19 Right Knee Sprain MCL - -
1995-06-08 1995-07-10 Minors 32 0 Right Shoulder Strain - -
1995-05-04 1995-05-22 15-DL 18 15 Right Thigh Strain Hamstring - -
1994-06-27 1994-07-21 15-DL 24 21 - Groin Strain - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2004 LAN $3,916,667
2003 LAN $3,916,667
2002 CLE, LAN $3,250,000
2001 CLE $2,000,000
2000 CLE $1,617,667
YearsDescriptionSalary
5 yrPrevious$14,701,001
5 yrTotal$14,701,001

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
10 y 26 d

Details
  • released 9/5/07 designated for assignment 8/27/07 contract purchased 6/19/07
  • signed as a free agent from CLE 2/07 (minor-league contract)
  • sent to minor-league camp 3/05 signed as a free agent from LA 1/05 (minor-league contract) 3 year/$11.4M (02-04) $2M signing bonus, 02:$2.9M, 03:$3.25M, 04:$3.25M
  • acquired in trade from CLE 7/02 club exercised $2M 01 opt

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The Lineup Card: 11 Draft Day What-IfsBaseball Prospectus2014-06-04
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Prospectus Preview: Thursday's Games to WatchCaleb Peiffer2008-04-10
Transaction of the Day: AL East RoundupChristina Kahrl2007-09-15
This article requires BP Premium accessEvery Given Sunday: Down to the WireJohn Perrotto2007-08-26
Transaction Analysis: American League RoundupChristina Kahrl2007-07-26
Transaction of the Day: Roster Reviews of the EastsChristina Kahrl2007-04-12
Doctoring The Numbers: The Draft, Part 11Rany Jazayerli2006-06-02
This article requires BP Premium accessDoctoring The Numbers: The Draft, Part TenRany Jazayerli2006-05-11
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: April 26- May 4, 2005Christina Kahrl2005-05-09
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This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Offseason - The CentralsChristina Kahrl2005-03-11
This article requires BP Premium accessUnder The Knife: A Run on ACL TearsWill Carroll2004-11-08
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This article requires BP Premium accessUnder The Knife: Finding the AnswersWill Carroll2004-05-25
Prospectus Triple Play: Florida Marlins, Los Angeles Dodgers, New York Yankees, Pittsburgh PiratesBaseball Prospectus2004-04-12
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 31-April 5, 2004Christina Kahrl2004-04-06
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This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: Diggin' in the MailbagJoe Sheehan2004-02-19
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This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: Fading Into OblivionJoe Sheehan2003-07-08
Prospectus Triple Play: Boston Red Sox, Cincinnati Reds, San Diego PadresBaseball Prospectus2003-06-17
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: Look Ma, No BatsJoe Sheehan2003-05-22
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: May 15-18, 2003Christina Kahrl2003-05-21
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This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: April 24-30, 2003Christina Kahrl2003-05-03
Transaction Analysis: August 22-25, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-08-29
Prospectus Feature: Touring the Minors: Organizational Overview: Los Angeles DodgersKeith Scherer2002-08-23
Transaction Analysis: August 15-18, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-08-21
Transaction Analysis: July 29, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-07-31
Transaction Analysis: July 28, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-07-30
Transaction Analysis: July 22-25, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-07-28
Transaction Analysis: June 25-July 14, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-07-19
Transaction Analysis: June 13-17, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-06-20
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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2015, Paul Shuey threw 157 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system in 2007, all of them occuring in the MLB Regular Season. In 2007, he relied primarily on his Change (88mph) and Fourseam Fastball (93mph), also mixing in a Curve (77mph).