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Career Summary
Years G IP W L SV ERA WARP
9 32 165.7 8 11 0 5.32 -2.9
Birth Date2-20-1982
Height6' 8"
Weight250 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
2006 HOU MLB 9 9 44.7 3 4 0 48 22 29 11 .266 95 9.7 4.4 2.2 5.8 32% .262 .293 1.57 6.69 6.04 135 8.01 -1.1
2007 COL MLB 19 19 112.3 5 7 0 103 48 75 18 .254 110 8.3 3.8 1.4 6.0 33% .250 .253 1.34 5.26 4.81 125 7.00 -1.5
2008 COL MLB 4 1 8.7 0 0 0 15 4 6 3 .265 109 15.6 4.2 3.1 6.2 19% .364 .370 2.19 7.61 8.31 133 8.82 -0.3
CareerMLB3229165.781101667411032.2581059.04.01.76.032%.261.2721.455.775.321287.37-2.9

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 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
2003 TCV A- 10 8 32.3 3 1 0 22 7 33 0 .000 6.1 2.0 0.0 9.2 0% .262 .000 0.90 2.04 1.95 0 0.00
2004 SLM A+ 26 23 130.3 11 7 0 128 57 96 8 .000 8.8 3.9 0.6 6.6 0% .305 .000 1.42 4.15 4.01 0 0.00
2005 CCH AA 29 29 172.3 13 8 0 137 42 165 12 .262 37 7.2 2.2 0.6 8.6 45% .271 .230 1.04 3.22 2.87 0 0.00
2006 HOU MLB 9 9 44.7 3 4 0 48 22 29 11 .266 95 9.7 4.4 2.2 5.8 32% .262 .293 1.57 6.69 6.04 135 8.01
2006 ROU AAA 23 23 137.1 13 2 0 94 51 118 5 .261 95 6.2 3.3 0.3 7.7 41% .242 .200 1.06 3.39 2.10 88 0.00
2007 COL MLB 19 19 112.3 5 7 0 103 48 75 18 .254 110 8.3 3.8 1.4 6.0 33% .250 .253 1.34 5.26 4.81 125 7.00
2007 CSP AAA 3 3 13.0 1 2 0 16 4 7 1 .264 116 11.1 2.8 0.7 4.8 35% .333 .263 1.54 4.61 4.85 112 7.62
2008 COL MLB 4 1 8.7 0 0 0 15 4 6 3 .265 109 15.6 4.2 3.1 6.2 19% .364 .370 2.19 7.61 8.31 133 8.82
2008 CSP AAA 18 17 99.3 4 4 0 115 52 51 16 .258 125 10.4 4.7 1.5 4.6 38% .297 .266 1.68 6.22 5.80 131 9.81
2009 CSP AAA 20 16 101.3 6 7 0 130 35 59 14 .276 111 11.5 3.1 1.2 5.2 39% .322 .281 1.63 5.21 6.66 115 6.01
2009 SWB AAA 6 6 26.7 4 0 0 24 6 21 2 .242 94 8.1 2.0 0.7 7.1 30% .282 .228 1.12 3.23 1.35 99 3.78
2010 SWB AAA 26 19 122.3 9 7 0 102 39 95 17 .257 97 7.5 2.9 1.3 7.0 36% .242 .234 1.15 4.70 3.90 0 0.00
2011 MEL Wnt 8 8 30.0 2 2 0 34 10 20 8 .000 10.2 3.0 2.4 6.0 0% .280 .000 1.47 6.37 6.90 0 0.00

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 193 0.5181 0.4301 0.8072 0.6400 0.2043 0.8281 0.7368 0.1928
Career1930.51810.43010.80720.640.20430.82810.73680.1928

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
2010-08-29 2010-09-12 Minors 14 0 Right Shoulder Surgery Labrum and Rotator Cuff 2010-09-09
2010-08-17 2010-08-28 Minors 11 0 Right Shoulder Soreness -
2009-09-07 2009-09-17 Minors 10 0 Foot Not Disclosed -
2008-03-21 2008-06-13 60-DL 84 66 Right Shoulder Strain Rotator Cuff -
2007-08-08 2007-10-28 60-DL 81 51 Right Lower Leg Fracture Fibula -
2007-07-03 2007-08-02 15-DL 30 23 Right Ankle Sprain -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2008 COL $396,000
2007 COL $381,000
2006 HOU $327,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
3 yrPrevious$1,104,000
3 yrTotal$1,104,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
1 y 153 d

Details
  • 1 year/$0.408M (2009). Re-signed by Colorado 3/4/09 ($193,143 in minors). Acquired by NY Yankees in trade from Colorado 7/29/09.
  • 1 year/$0.396M (2008). Split contract, $228,600 in minors.
  • 1 year/$0.381M (2007). Signed 3/07.
  • 1 year/$0.327M (2006). Contract purchased 11/05. Re-signed 2/06.
  • Drafted 2003 (2-59) (California Lutheran U.). $0.625M signing bonus.

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BP Articles

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The BP Wayback Machine: Winter Meetings ReviewJoe Sheehan2013-12-10
This article requires BP Premium accessPebble Hunting: What it Means to Have the Worst Farm System in BaseballSam Miller2013-02-15
The BP Wayback Machine: Grand Ole OpryJohn Perrotto2012-12-07
The BP Wayback Machine: PECOTA Takes on Pitching Prospects and Left-Handed PitchersNate Silver2011-12-15
Transaction Action: Remembering The KidChristina Kahrl2010-06-04
It Ain't Over 'Til It's Over: Oops, They Did it Again?Christina Kahrl2009-10-04
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: NL Add-OnsChristina Kahrl2009-07-11
This article requires BP Premium accessOn the Beat: Open CampsJohn Perrotto2009-02-18
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: NL RoundupChristina Kahrl2008-09-06
Schrodinger's Bat: Spring FlingDan Fox2008-03-13
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessTeam Health Reports: Colorado RockiesWill Carroll2008-02-25
This article requires BP Premium accessOn the Beat: Grand Ole OpryJohn Perrotto2007-12-02
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: Low-End Free AgentsJoe Sheehan2007-11-14
This article requires BP Premium accessLies, Damned Lies: Offseason Plans, NL WestNate Silver2007-10-31
This article requires BP Premium accessUnder The Knife: LCS Injury ReportWill Carroll2007-10-11
This article requires BP Premium accessWait 'Til Next Year: Unless You're Still PlayingBryan Smith2007-10-10
This article requires BP Premium accessSchrodinger's Bat: A Rocky Mountain RetrospectiveDan Fox2007-10-04
This article requires BP Premium accessPlayer Profile: Josh FoggMarc Normandin2007-10-01
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: Coming Back DownJay Jaffe2007-09-29
This article requires BP Premium accessWait 'Til Next Year: Success at AltitudeBryan Smith2007-09-25
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit List: September SongJay Jaffe2007-09-07
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit List: Passing the BuchholzJay Jaffe2007-08-24
Under The Knife: Life Goes OnWill Carroll2007-08-22
Prospectus Hit List: Flyover Flops EditionJay Jaffe2007-08-17
Transaction of the Day: NL West MovesChristina Kahrl2007-08-14
Prospectus Hit List: Don't Look NowJay Jaffe2007-08-10
This article requires BP Premium accessUnder The Knife: Moving OnWill Carroll2007-08-09
Under The Knife: Got History on My MindWill Carroll2007-08-03
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit List: Getting Down to Fighting WeightJay Jaffe2007-07-20
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: Grab BagJoe Sheehan2007-07-16
Schrodinger's Bat: Dropping One DownDan Fox2007-07-12
The Week in Quotes: June 25-July 1Alex Carnevale2007-07-02
This article requires BP Premium accessUnder The Knife: Pray for the MinimumWill Carroll2007-06-18
Lies, Damned Lies: The PECOTA Top 100Nate Silver2007-04-27
This article requires BP Premium accessLies, Damned Lies: PECOTA Takes On Right-handed Pitching ProspectsNate Silver2007-04-20
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: Relief in the MountainsJoe Sheehan2007-04-06
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction of the Day: Roster Reviews of the WestsChristina Kahrl2007-04-03
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: State of the Systems, NL WestKevin Goldstein2007-03-28
Hope and Faith: How the Colorado Rockies Can Win the World SeriesTracy Ringolsby2007-03-13
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessPositional Health Reports: Starting Pitchers, Part TwoWill Carroll2007-02-23
Future Shock: Top 100 ProspectsKevin Goldstein2007-02-21
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This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: NL West and NL CatchupChristina Kahrl2007-02-10
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: NL Central CatchupChristina Kahrl2007-02-06
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: The ListJoe Sheehan2006-12-20
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Will's Mill: The Rumors Just Keep On ComingWill Carroll2006-12-08
This article requires BP Premium accessLies, Damned Lies: Playoff HurlersNate Silver2006-09-27
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: One Game CloserJoe Sheehan2006-09-27
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: Uh...Wait a MinuteJoe Sheehan2006-09-26
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: August 18-22Christina Kahrl2006-08-23
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Focus: RotoWire Barometer, 8/16/06Gus Papadopoulos2006-08-16
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: August 10-14Christina Kahrl2006-08-15
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Monday Morning Ten-Pack, 6/16/06Kevin Goldstein2006-06-26
Prospectus Notebook: Astros, Blue JaysBaseball Prospectus2006-06-01
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Transaction Analysis: March 14-16Christina Kahrl2006-03-17
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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2016, Jason Hirsh threw 485 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 Fourseam Fastball (91mph), also mixing in a Slider (86mph), Change (83mph) and Curve (78mph).