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Career Summary
Years G IP W L SV ERA WARP
14 185 925.7 53 65 0 4.65 2.5
Birth Date4-29-1978
Height6' 4"
Weight205 lbs
BatsR
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
1999 MON MLB 1 1 6.0 0 1 0 8 2 2 0 .263 95 12.0 3.0 0.0 3.0 25% .333 .296 1.67 3.41 1.50 115 5.50 0.0
2000 MON MLB 17 17 95.0 7 9 0 74 50 59 10 .259 96 7.0 4.7 0.9 5.6 54% .228 .242 1.31 4.86 4.36 111 5.94 0.4
2001 MON MLB 34 34 196.7 9 14 0 180 91 176 18 .260 99 8.2 4.2 0.8 8.1 48% .291 .255 1.38 3.95 4.03 93 4.31 3.3
2002 MON MLB 29 29 164.3 12 12 0 149 78 131 22 .256 101 8.2 4.3 1.2 7.2 56% .272 .258 1.38 4.57 4.44 98 5.24 0.7
2003 MON MLB 5 5 31.0 2 1 0 25 8 23 4 .258 102 7.3 2.3 1.2 6.7 32% .239 .228 1.06 4.04 2.61 106 5.69 0.0
2004 MON MLB 16 16 72.0 2 4 0 66 45 54 13 .258 92 8.2 5.6 1.6 6.8 37% .260 .281 1.54 5.84 4.88 125 7.30 -1.2
2005 WAS MLB 19 19 101.3 7 7 0 100 54 59 16 .259 93 8.9 4.8 1.4 5.2 38% .264 .278 1.52 5.63 4.97 127 6.79 -1.5
2006 WAS MLB 30 30 154.0 9 12 0 167 64 97 19 .263 91 9.8 3.7 1.1 5.7 41% .296 .283 1.50 4.95 5.03 118 5.12 1.2
2007 PIT MLB 31 15 97.0 4 5 0 111 38 73 18 .256 102 10.3 3.5 1.7 6.8 38% .305 .284 1.54 5.51 6.03 114 6.27 -0.6
2008 NYN MLB 3 1 8.3 1 0 0 11 1 6 2 .257 95 11.9 1.1 2.2 6.5 40% .321 .325 1.44 5.15 7.56 100 4.56 0.1
CareerMLB185167925.753650891431680122.259978.74.21.26.644%.278.2671.434.824.651095.542.4

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
1996 ONE A- 3 3 15.7 1 1 0 14 11 14 1 .000 8.0 6.3 0.6 8.0 0% .000 .000 1.59 4.74 5.73
1997 GRB A 9 9 51.7 5 2 0 36 13 64 3 .000 6.3 2.3 0.5 11.1 0% .266 .000 0.95 2.68 1.04
1997 SAR A+ 3 3 17.7 2 1 0 18 12 9 2 .000 9.2 6.1 1.0 4.6 0% .286 .000 1.69 6.05 6.61
1997 TAM A+ 9 9 46.0 3 1 0 43 16 26 1 .000 8.4 3.1 0.2 5.1 0% .286 .000 1.28 3.49 3.33
1998 JUP A+ 27 27 153.3 12 8 0 140 59 136 11 .000 8.2 3.5 0.6 8.0 0% -.626 .000 1.30 3.77 2.88
1999 MON MLB 1 1 6.0 0 1 0 8 2 2 0 .263 95 12.0 3.0 0.0 3.0 25% .333 .296 1.67 3.41 1.50
1999 HAR AA 24 24 149.7 9 7 0 123 55 106 10 .000 7.4 3.3 0.6 6.4 0% -.661 .000 1.19 3.82 2.89
2000 MON MLB 17 17 95.0 7 9 0 74 50 59 10 .259 96 7.0 4.7 0.9 5.6 54% .228 .242 1.31 4.86 4.36
2000 JUP A+ 1 1 4.7 0 0 0 4 0 8 0 .000 7.7 0.0 0.0 15.3 0% -.500 .000 0.85 -0.02 0.00
2000 OTT AAA 4 4 19.0 1 2 0 22 4 12 3 .000 10.4 1.9 1.4 5.7 0% -1.000 .000 1.37 4.56 3.79
2000 Ori Wnt 6 4 20.0 0 0 0 20 5 19 2 .000 9.0 2.2 0.9 8.6 0% -.692 .000 1.25 3.72 3.15
2001 MON MLB 34 34 196.7 9 14 0 180 91 176 18 .260 99 8.2 4.2 0.8 8.1 48% .291 .255 1.38 3.95 4.03
2002 MON MLB 29 29 164.3 12 12 0 149 78 131 22 .256 101 8.2 4.3 1.2 7.2 56% .272 .258 1.38 4.57 4.44
2003 MON MLB 5 5 31.0 2 1 0 25 8 23 4 .258 102 7.3 2.3 1.2 6.7 32% .239 .228 1.06 4.04 2.61
2004 MON MLB 16 16 72.0 2 4 0 66 45 54 13 .258 92 8.2 5.6 1.6 6.8 37% .260 .281 1.54 5.84 4.88
2004 BRV A+ 3 3 9.3 0 1 0 5 7 7 1 .000 4.8 6.8 1.0 6.8 0% .182 .000 1.29 5.69 6.77
2004 EDM AAA 2 2 10.0 0 0 0 11 1 8 0 .000 9.9 0.9 0.0 7.2 0% .333 .000 1.20 2.21 1.80
2005 WAS MLB 19 19 101.3 7 7 0 100 54 59 16 .259 93 8.9 4.8 1.4 5.2 38% .264 .278 1.52 5.63 4.97
2005 NWO AAA 5 5 24.7 1 2 0 26 10 21 3 .280 9.5 3.6 1.1 7.7 38% .307 .000 1.46 4.97 4.37
2006 WAS MLB 30 30 154.0 9 12 0 167 64 97 19 .263 91 9.8 3.7 1.1 5.7 41% .296 .283 1.50 4.95 5.03
2006 HAR AA 1 1 2.0 0 0 0 3 1 4 0 .272 13.5 4.5 0.0 18.0 0% .500 .000 2.00 2.08 9.00
2006 NAT Rk 1 1 5.0 0 1 0 8 1 7 0 .237 93 14.4 1.8 0.0 12.6 56% .500 .332 1.80 1.23 5.40
2006 VEN wor 1 0 1.2 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 22.5 0% .000 .000 0.00 -2.95 0.00
2007 PIT MLB 31 15 97.0 4 5 0 111 38 73 18 .256 102 10.3 3.5 1.7 6.8 38% .305 .284 1.54 5.51 6.03
2007 CAR Wnt 8 8 34.3 3 3 0 44 10 20 2 .000 11.5 2.6 0.5 5.2 0% .333 .000 1.57 3.50 5.25
2008 NYN MLB 3 1 8.3 1 0 0 11 1 6 2 .257 95 11.9 1.1 2.2 6.5 40% .321 .325 1.44 5.15 7.56
2008 NWO AAA 17 17 102.7 5 7 0 85 20 88 9 .259 91 7.4 1.8 0.8 7.7 46% .270 .215 1.02 3.53 2.54
2009 MIS AA 1 1 4.7 0 0 0 3 1 2 0 .272 84 5.7 1.9 0.0 3.8 27% .200 .173 0.85 2.89 0.00
2009 GWN AAA 13 11 59.7 1 2 0 67 22 38 8 .248 106 10.1 3.3 1.2 5.7 35% .303 .269 1.49 4.83 4.37
2009 CAR Wnt 5 0 6.7 1 0 0 12 2 4 0 .000 16.1 2.7 0.0 5.4 0% .444 .000 2.09 3.38 5.37
2009 ORI Wnt 3 3 12.0 1 1 0 16 3 12 0 .000 12.0 2.2 0.0 9.0 0% .421 .000 1.58 2.68 6.75

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
2008 137 0.4891 0.4818 0.8636 0.6269 0.3429 0.9048 0.7917 0.1364
Career1370.48910.48180.86360.62690.34290.90480.79170.1364

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
2008-07-10 2008-09-28 60-DL 80 70 - Surgery Sports Hernia 2008-08-17
2006-06-20 2006-07-17 15-DL 27 21 Right Forearm Strain -
2005-09-17 2005-10-02 60-DL 15 13 Right Shoulder Surgery Posterior Capsule Release 2005-09-28 -
2005-09-02 2005-09-17 DTD 15 14 Right Shoulder Soreness - -
2005-03-28 2005-05-09 15-DL 42 31 Right Groin Strain -
2004-04-03 2004-05-31 15-DL 58 49 Right Shoulder Recovery From Surgery Labrum 2003-05-23
2003-04-21 2003-09-29 60-DL 161 143 Right Shoulder Surgery Labrum 2003-05-23
2002-07-27 2002-08-19 15-DL 23 20 Low Back Strain -
2000-07-15 2000-09-04 15-DL 51 47 Right Shoulder Strain Rotator Cuff - -
2000-03-31 2000-04-29 15-DL 29 21 Right Elbow Inflammation - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2007 PIT $3,500,000
2006 WAS $2,100,000
2005 WAS $2,260,000
2004 MON $2,100,000
2003 MON $2,100,000
2002 MON $335,000
2001 MON $230,000
2000 MON $200,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
8 yrPrevious$12,825,000
8 yrTotal$12,825,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
8 y 91 dSFX

Details
  • released 3/31/09 re-signed as a free agent 1/30/09 (minor-league contract, $72K guar, $0.8M in maj)
  • contract purchased 7/1/08 signed as a free agent from PIT 2/11/08 (minor-league contract, $1M on 40-m, $90K min)
  • performance bonus:$0.35M rel, $0.65M starter
  • signed as a free agent from WAS 2/07, 1 year/$3.5M (07)+$5M 08 mutual option $0.5M buyout (option may increase based on 07 perf)
  • re-signed as a free agent 12/05, 1 year/$2.1M (06)
  • re-signed 1/05, 1 year/$2.26M (05)
  • 1 year/$2.1M (04)
  • re-signed (avoided arbitration) 1/03, 1 year/$2.1M (03)
  • 1 year/$0.335M (02) 3/02

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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2016, Tony Armas threw 821 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2007 and 2008, all of them occuring in the MLB Regular Season. In 2008, he relied primarily on his Sinker (90mph) and Slider (83mph), also mixing in a Fourseam Fastball (91mph). He also rarely threw a Change (84mph) and Curve (77mph).