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2015 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 30)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date1-9-1984
Height6' 6"
Weight220 lbs
Age31 years, 7 months, 27 days
BatsL
ThrowsL
2011
2012
2013
2014
-0.12015
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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
2009 BOS MLB 3 0 3.3 3 1 0 0 .265 118 8.1 2.7 0.0 0.0 38% .231 .204 1.20 4.04 0.00 110 2.19 0.1
2010 BOS MLB 26 0 13.0 15 14 12 2 .263 111 10.4 9.7 1.4 8.3 48% .342 .299 2.23 6.66 4.15 115 7.19 -0.3
CareerMLB29016.31815122.2631139.98.31.16.645%.314.2832.026.133.311146.32-0.2

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
2009 BOS MLB 3 0 3.3 3 1 0 0 .265 118 8.1 2.7 0.0 0.0 38% .231 .204 1.20 4.04 0.00
2010 BOS MLB 26 0 13.0 15 14 12 2 .263 111 10.4 9.7 1.4 8.3 48% .342 .299 2.23 6.66 4.15
2011 GWN AAA 23 0 30.0 30 22 29 4 .255 96 9.0 6.6 1.2 8.7 46% .299 .304 1.73 5.34 6.00
2011 NWO AAA 23 0 32.0 31 20 35 2 .266 89 8.7 5.6 0.6 9.8 48% .333 .275 1.59 4.38 3.66
2012 AGU Wnt 18 2 21.0 16 5 25 2 .000 6.9 2.1 0.9 10.7 0% .264 .000 1.00 2.67 2.57
2013 SLC AAA 20 8 55.7 61 32 50 3 .270 112 9.9 5.2 0.5 8.1 41% .339 .266 1.67 4.31 6.47
2014 SLC AAA 36 3 52.7 64 26 56 7 .274 106 10.9 4.4 1.2 9.6 45% .375 .289 1.71 0.00 7.69
2015 TUL AA 7 4 19.0 12 6 21 2 .260 91 5.7 2.8 0.9 9.9 45% .222 .206 0.95 3.40 2.37
2015 OKL AAA 7 0 7.0 3 4 4 0 .273 88 3.9 5.1 0.0 5.1 55% .150 .189 1.00 4.16 1.29

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
2009 53 0.5660 0.4528 0.9167 0.6000 0.2609 1.0000 0.6667 0.0833
2010 287 0.5052 0.3902 0.8304 0.5310 0.2465 0.8831 0.7143 0.1696
Career3400.51470.40.84390.54180.24870.90130.70690.1561

Injury History  —  No longer being updated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
2014-06-20 2014-07-09 Minors 19 0 - Ankle -
2010-03-09 2010-04-05 Camp 27 1 Thigh Soreness Quadriceps -
2008-06-07 2008-07-13 Minors 36 0 Left Shoulder Inflammation -

Compensation

Year Team Salary

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 95 d1 year (2013)

Details
  • 1 year (2013). Signed by LA Angels as a free agent 6/15/13 (minor-league contract).
  • 2012. Played with Sugar Land of independent Atlantic League.
  • 1 year (2011). Acquired by Florida in trade from Boston 11/12/10. Claimed off waivers by Atlanta 6/22/11 after being DFA by Florida 6/17/11. Sent outright to Triple-A by Atlanta 9/1/11. Released by Atlanta 12/16/11.
  • 1 year (2010). Re-signed by Boston 3/8/10.
  • 1 year (2009). Contract purchased by Boston 9/28/09.
  • Drafted by Boston 2006 (5-163) (Texas Tech). $0.107M signing bonus.

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BP Articles

Dustin Richardson is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: June 15, 2013Clint Chisam2013-06-15
This article requires BP Premium accessOverthinking It: Handicapping the Injury-Prone Pitchers of 2013Ben Lindbergh2012-12-27
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Game of the Week: Samardzija's Big Day OutR.J. Anderson2012-04-11
The BP First Take: Thursday, January 26Daniel Rathman2012-01-26
Transaction Analysis Blog: Marlins Acquire CameronR.J. Anderson2011-07-05
Transaction Analysis Blog: Beachy and Peavy ReturnR.J. Anderson2011-06-23
Transaction Analysis Blog: The Return of Andrew MillerR.J. Anderson2011-06-20
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Senior Circuit ShufflingChristina Kahrl2011-03-17
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: NL East UpdateChristina Kahrl2011-01-05
Transaction Analysis: AL East and Rangers Transaction LedgerChristina Kahrl2010-12-01
Transaction Analysis: NL East KetchupChristina Kahrl2010-11-30
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Perspective: The NL CYA and the Uggla TradeChristina Kahrl2010-11-17
This article requires BP Premium accessOn the Beat: The NL Winter AgendaJohn Perrotto2010-11-16
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Org Watch: Nationals, Red Sox, BravesKevin Goldstein2010-09-30
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Orioles, Red SoxChristina Kahrl2010-09-27
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Perspective: Can the Red Sox Make the Playoffs?Marc Normandin2010-08-24
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Deadline Day Outcomes in the ALKevin Goldstein2010-08-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Deadline Day Outcomes in the ALChristina Kahrl2010-08-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Hail, hail, the Gang's AL HereChristina Kahrl2010-07-26
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Fiddling While the Toast BurnsChristina Kahrl2010-06-24
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: AL QuadrilleChristina Kahrl2010-06-17
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Tough CutsChristina Kahrl2010-03-26
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Small ShufflesChristina Kahrl2010-03-17
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: AL CatsupChristina Kahrl2010-01-15
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Roster TweaksChristina Kahrl2009-10-20
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Hawaiian Winter League PreviewKevin Goldstein2008-09-27


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2015, Dustin Richardson threw 406 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2009 and 2010, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Fall/Winter Ball. In 2010, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (91mph), also mixing in a Slider (79mph). He also rarely threw a Change (83mph) and Sinker (93mph).