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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
5 757.3 32 47 0 447 4.62 4.4
Birth Date4-20-1965
Height6' 2"
Weight210 lbs
BatsR
ThrowsR
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
1998 NYN 33 29 29 171.7 171.7 0.0 6 8 0 0 15 2 724 166 79 75 22 276 53 48 6 117 3.93 4.40 4.65 13.8 1.3
1999 NYN 34 31 29 174.0 170.0 4.0 12 8 0 0 20 1 723 168 86 85 25 301 58 55 6 105 4.40 4.84 5.35 9.0 0.4
2000 COL 35 29 29 167.3 167.3 0.0 6 15 0 0 11 0 726 201 112 109 32 352 53 47 2 88 5.86 5.48 6.51 14.2 1.2
2001 MON 36 42 11 113.0 55.0 58.0 4 7 0 2 4 0 493 127 65 60 18 205 26 24 5 63 4.78 4.79 5.41 3.0 0.4
2002 MON 37 31 20 131.3 107.3 24.0 4 9 0 1 9 0 553 143 66 60 15 217 32 30 4 74 4.11 4.06 4.87 9.7 1.1
Career162118757.3671.386.032470359332198054083891121351222204234474.624.745.3749.64.4

Advanced

'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 FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
1994 OSA npb 21 19 97.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1995 YKL npb 34 22 147.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1996 YKL npb 25 24 180.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1997 YKL npb 28 20 174.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1998 NYN MLB 29 29 171.7 4.65 93 .252 .260 .326 .412 .256 .275 94 14.2 1.4 13.8 1.3
1999 NYN MLB 31 29 174.0 5.35 87 .257 .265 .332 .426 .257 .270 95 10.1 0.9 9.0 0.4
2000 COL MLB 29 29 167.3 6.51 88 .265 .266 .340 .436 .261 .307 115 9.1 0.9 14.2 1.2
2001 MON MLB 42 11 113.0 5.41 83 .271 .258 .322 .410 .255 .286 98 2.7 0.3 3.0 0.4
2002 MON MLB 31 20 131.3 4.87 93 .262 .257 .325 .409 .257 .300 101 8.4 0.8 9.7 1.1
2003 ORX npb 24 0 76.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 est Wnt 7 6 29.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 ORX npb 3 0 3.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 ORX npb 15 15 73.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 -1.346 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2006 ORX npb 19 19 101.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .280 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2007 CHB npb 4 4 12.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .483 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2007 ORX npb 10 5 40.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .301 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

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
1994 OSA npb 7 7 0 21 19 97.0 118 37 42 16 0% .000 10.9 3.4 1.5 3.9 1.60 0.00 0.0 0.0
1995 YKL npb 10 7 0 34 22 147.3 127 39 91 14 0% .000 7.8 2.4 0.9 5.6 1.13 0.00 0.0 0.0
1996 YKL npb 10 7 0 25 24 180.3 177 47 145 20 0% .000 8.8 2.3 1.0 7.2 1.24 0.00 0.0 0.0
1997 YKL npb 13 6 0 28 20 174.3 149 48 104 15 0% .000 7.7 2.5 0.8 5.4 1.13 0.00 0.0 0.0
1998 NYN MLB 6 8 0 29 29 171.7 166 53 117 22 43% .275 8.7 2.8 1.2 6.1 1.28 3.93 13.8 1.3
1999 NYN MLB 12 8 0 31 29 174.0 168 58 105 25 38% .270 8.7 3.0 1.3 5.4 1.30 4.40 9.0 0.4
2000 COL MLB 6 15 0 29 29 167.3 201 53 88 32 47% .307 10.8 2.9 1.7 4.7 1.52 5.86 14.2 1.2
2001 MON MLB 4 7 0 42 11 113.0 127 26 63 18 52% .286 10.1 2.1 1.4 5.0 1.35 4.78 3.0 0.4
2002 MON MLB 4 9 0 31 20 131.3 143 32 74 15 55% .300 9.8 2.2 1.0 5.1 1.33 4.11 9.7 1.1
2003 ORX npb 2 7 1 24 0 76.0 103 20 43 14 0% .000 12.2 2.4 1.7 5.1 1.62 6.51 0.0 0.0
2003 est Wnt 0 2 0 7 6 29.0 33 6 19 3 0% .000 10.2 1.9 0.9 5.9 1.34 4.34 0.0 0.0
2004 ORX npb 0 1 0 3 0 3.7 9 4 2 2 0% .000 21.9 9.7 4.9 4.9 3.51 17.03 0.0 0.0
2005 ORX npb 6 5 0 15 15 73.7 80 9 33 10 0% -1.346 9.8 1.1 1.2 4.0 1.21 4.03 0.0 0.0
2006 ORX npb 7 9 0 19 19 101.7 109 22 33 10 0% .280 9.6 1.9 0.9 2.9 1.29 3.81 0.0 0.0
2007 CHB npb 0 3 0 4 4 12.3 30 6 4 1 0% .483 22.0 4.4 0.7 2.9 2.93 13.17 0.0 0.0
2007 ORX npb 1 6 0 10 5 40.7 51 14 14 5 0% .301 11.3 3.1 1.1 3.1 1.60 5.75 0.0 0.0

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

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2002 MON $300,000
2001 MON $1,500,000
2000 COL $3,000,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
3 yrPrevious$4,800,000
3 yrTotal$4,800,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
Dan Nimura1 yr/$1.5M

Details
  • released 11/02 re-signed 12/01

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  Title Author Date
The Lineup Card: 9 Favorite Extra-Inning GamesBaseball Prospectus2013-06-12
This article requires BP Premium accessThe Asian Equation: The Future of the NPB Import MarketMichael Street2011-09-20
This article requires BP Premium accessThe Asian Equation: The Decline of NPB Pitching ImportsMichael Street2011-07-07
This article requires BP Premium accessNippon Prospectus: Back in ActionMike Plugh2008-11-21
Prospectus Preview: Friday's Games to WatchCaleb Peiffer2008-04-04
Nippon Prospectus: Pacific League UpdateMike Plugh2007-05-06
This article requires BP Premium accessDominican Winter League Report: Down the Stretch They ComeCarlos J. Lugo2003-12-22
This article requires BP Premium accessDominican Winter League Report: Keeping Tabs on Some Interesting NamesCarlos J. Lugo2003-12-11
Internet Baseball Awards: Pitcher of the YearGreg Spira2002-10-23
Transaction Analysis: July 26-27, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-07-29
Transaction Analysis: June 18-24, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-06-26
Soyons Expositifs!: Planning the MiracleJonah Keri2002-06-24
1998 Internet Baseball Awards Results: Your ballots have been counted, and the results are inGreg Spira1998-10-29


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