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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
9 960.7 47 62 10 454 5.05 2.5
Birth Date11-21-1975
Height6' 4"
Weight210 lbs
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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 FLO 22 31 31 174.3 174.3 0.0 11 13 0 0 11 3 772 222 106 101 20 328 46 43 3 88 5.21 4.39 4.90 13.6 1.0
1999 FLO 23 31 31 178.3 178.3 0.0 11 15 0 0 11 2 795 214 117 111 31 358 57 52 5 72 5.60 5.57 6.01 -1.1 -0.4
2000 KCA 24 11 10 71.7 65.0 6.7 6 2 0 0 5 2 304 84 39 38 8 130 14 14 0 26 4.77 4.54 5.06 9.0 0.8
2000 SDN 24 22 22 124.7 124.7 0.0 7 8 0 0 9 0 565 150 80 74 24 265 50 44 8 53 5.34 6.10 6.63 -12.1 -1.1
2001 KCA 25 10 10 50.3 50.3 0.0 1 6 0 0 2 1 224 73 41 39 12 122 12 10 1 21 6.97 6.14 7.39 -4.1 -0.4
2002 PIT 26 11 11 62.7 62.7 0.0 1 6 0 0 6 0 259 62 29 27 7 98 14 6 1 31 3.88 4.06 4.82 3.0 0.4
2003 PIT 27 34 7 76.3 31.3 45.0 2 1 1 0 1 0 329 91 45 40 8 129 11 9 1 38 4.72 3.81 5.48 3.1 0.3
2004 PIT 28 68 0 78.0 0.0 78.0 2 4 1 3 0 0 323 76 40 31 7 115 19 12 0 46 3.58 3.67 4.25 5.9 0.6
2005 PIT 29 65 0 74.7 0.0 74.7 3 1 0 2 0 0 326 84 42 38 8 136 21 14 0 44 4.58 4.05 4.79 8.7 0.9
2006 TBA 30 53 0 69.7 0.0 69.7 3 6 8 2 0 0 311 90 43 40 14 153 15 11 0 35 5.17 5.44 5.93 3.9 0.4
Career336122960.7686.7274.04762107458420811465825391391834259215194545.054.865.5229.92.5

Advanced

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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
1995 KNC A 26 26 147.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1996 BRV A+ 24 23 146.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1996 PME AA 4 4 27.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1997 PME AA 29 29 175.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .316 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1998 FLO MLB 31 31 174.3 4.90 90 .279 .265 .328 .412 .257 .328 96 11.6 1.1 13.6 1.0
1999 FLO MLB 31 31 178.3 6.01 72 .289 .271 .339 .432 .260 .290 94 -3.9 -0.4 -1.1 -0.4
2000 KCA MLB 11 10 71.7 5.06 104 .241 .274 .347 .440 .265 .297 98 9.0 0.8 9.0 0.8
2000 SDN MLB 22 22 124.7 6.63 59 .302 .265 .341 .439 .261 .293 93 -11.4 -1.1 -12.1 -1.1
2001 KCA MLB 10 10 50.3 7.39 56 .309 .269 .335 .434 .265 .343 104 -4.1 -0.4 -4.1 -0.4
2001 OMA AAA 18 18 105.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 PIT MLB 11 11 62.7 4.82 92 .241 .262 .326 .407 .257 .267 99 3.9 0.4 3.0 0.4
2002 NAS AAA 23 22 126.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .303 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 PIT MLB 34 7 76.3 5.48 86 .247 .265 .333 .422 .259 .306 104 3.8 0.4 3.1 0.3
2003 NAS AAA 9 8 51.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .213 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 PIT MLB 68 0 78.0 4.25 102 .243 .266 .325 .428 .262 .275 92 6.2 0.6 5.9 0.6
2005 PIT MLB 65 0 74.7 4.79 98 .276 .261 .324 .403 .256 .300 102 7.5 0.8 8.7 0.9
2006 TBA MLB 53 0 69.7 5.93 88 .286 .277 .342 .440 .262 .309 107 3.9 0.4 3.9 0.4

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
1995 KNC A 9 9 0 26 26 147.0 163 41 103 11 0% .000 10.0 2.5 0.7 6.3 1.39 4.22 0.0 0.0
1996 PME AA 0 1 0 4 4 27.0 26 4 13 1 0% .000 8.7 1.3 0.3 4.3 1.11 4.33 0.0 0.0
1996 BRV A+ 8 7 0 24 23 146.0 129 25 69 13 0% .000 8.0 1.5 0.8 4.3 1.05 3.58 0.0 0.0
1997 PME AA 9 7 0 29 29 175.7 204 48 115 23 0% .316 10.4 2.5 1.2 5.9 1.43 4.61 0.0 0.0
1998 FLO MLB 11 13 0 31 31 174.3 222 46 88 20 47% .328 11.5 2.4 1.0 4.5 1.54 5.21 13.6 1.0
1999 FLO MLB 11 15 0 31 31 178.3 214 57 72 31 43% .290 10.8 2.9 1.6 3.6 1.52 5.60 -1.1 -0.4
2000 KCA MLB 6 2 0 11 10 71.7 84 14 26 8 42% .297 10.5 1.8 1.0 3.3 1.37 4.77 9.0 0.8
2000 SDN MLB 7 8 0 22 22 124.7 150 50 53 24 54% .293 10.8 3.6 1.7 3.8 1.60 5.34 -12.1 -1.1
2001 KCA MLB 1 6 0 10 10 50.3 73 12 21 12 45% .343 13.1 2.1 2.1 3.8 1.69 6.97 -4.1 -0.4
2001 OMA AAA 6 5 0 18 18 105.0 143 20 74 21 0% .000 12.3 1.7 1.8 6.3 1.55 6.17 0.0 0.0
2002 PIT MLB 1 6 0 11 11 62.7 62 14 31 7 48% .267 8.9 2.0 1.0 4.5 1.21 3.88 3.0 0.4
2002 NAS AAA 9 8 0 23 22 126.3 132 26 98 15 0% .303 9.4 1.9 1.1 7.0 1.25 4.28 0.0 0.0
2003 PIT MLB 2 1 1 34 7 76.3 91 11 38 8 52% .306 10.7 1.3 0.9 4.5 1.34 4.72 3.1 0.3
2003 NAS AAA 7 0 0 9 8 51.0 32 0 40 2 0% .213 5.6 0.0 0.4 7.1 0.63 1.41 0.0 0.0
2004 PIT MLB 2 4 1 68 0 78.0 76 19 46 7 53% .275 8.8 2.2 0.8 5.3 1.22 3.58 5.9 0.6
2005 PIT MLB 3 1 0 65 0 74.7 84 21 44 8 47% .300 10.1 2.5 1.0 5.3 1.41 4.58 8.7 0.9
2006 TBA MLB 3 6 8 53 0 69.7 90 15 35 14 39% .309 11.6 1.9 1.8 4.5 1.51 5.17 3.9 0.4

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
1998-07-28 1998-08-13 15-DL 16 14 Right Groin Strain - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2006 TBA $600,000
2005 PIT $1,125,000
2004 PIT $625,000
2003 PIT $600,000
2001 KCA $1,900,000
2000 SDN, KCA $360,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
6 yrPrevious$5,210,000
6 yrTotal$5,210,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
6 y 76 d

Details
  • released 3/07 signed as a free agent from TB 2/07 (minor-league contract)
  • signed as a free agent from LAD 3/06, 1 year/$0.6M (06)
  • released 3/06 signed as a free agent from PIT 1/06 (minor-league contract)
  • re-signed 1/05, 1 year/$1.125M (05)
  • re-signed 12/03, 1 year/$0.625M (04)
  • recalled 7/03, 6/03 optioned to Triple-A 6/03 recalled 4/03 optioned to Triple-A 3/03
  • 1 year/$0.6M (03) 12/02 (split contract:$0.15M min)
  • contract purchased 7/02
  • signed 7/02 (minor-league contract) sent to minor-league camp 3/02 signed 1/02 (minor-league contract) KC-designated for assignment Triple-A 7/01, 01:1 year/$1.9M+bonuses to $0.15M-29-34 games started

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