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Hideki Irabu P

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Career Summary
Years G IP W L SV ERA WARP
11 126 514 34 35 16 5.15 6.3
Birth Date5-5-1969
Height6' 4"
Weight240 lbs
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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
1997 NYA MLB 13 9 53.3 5 4 0 69 20 56 15 .265 95 11.6 3.4 2.5 9.4 40% .351 .321 1.67 5.88 7.09 86 4.14 0.9
1998 NYA MLB 29 28 173.0 13 9 0 148 76 126 27 .263 95 7.7 4.0 1.4 6.6 40% .245 .257 1.29 5.27 4.06 109 5.56 0.6
1999 NYA MLB 32 27 169.3 11 7 0 180 46 133 26 .265 97 9.6 2.4 1.4 7.1 35% .295 .254 1.33 4.55 4.84 96 4.51 3.1
2000 MON MLB 11 11 54.7 2 5 0 77 14 42 9 .261 97 12.7 2.3 1.5 6.9 55% .376 .283 1.66 4.48 7.24 91 5.03 0.7
2001 MON MLB 3 3 16.7 0 2 0 22 3 18 3 .264 98 11.9 1.6 1.6 9.7 42% .380 .282 1.50 3.73 4.86 86 3.61 0.4
2002 TEX MLB 38 2 47.0 3 8 16 51 16 30 11 .267 110 9.8 3.1 2.1 5.7 64% .274 .284 1.43 5.91 5.74 93 4.41 0.5
CareerMLB12680514.034351654717540591.264979.63.11.67.141%.295.2691.405.025.15984.846.3

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
1994 CHB npb 27 26 207.3 15 10 0 170 94 239 16 .000 7.4 4.1 0.7 10.4 0% -.441 .000 1.27 -1.03 0.00
1995 CHB npb 28 27 203.0 11 11 0 156 72 239 9 .000 6.9 3.2 0.4 10.6 0% -.459 .000 1.12 -1.43 0.00
1996 CHB npb 23 23 157.3 12 6 0 108 59 167 7 .000 6.2 3.4 0.4 9.6 0% -.433 .000 1.06 -1.38 0.00
1997 NYA MLB 13 9 53.3 5 4 0 69 20 56 15 .265 95 11.6 3.4 2.5 9.4 40% .351 .321 1.67 5.88 7.09
1997 TAM A+ 2 2 9.0 1 0 0 4 0 12 0 .000 4.0 0.0 0.0 12.0 0% .235 .000 0.44 0.56 0.00
1997 NRW AA 2 2 10.0 1 1 0 13 0 9 1 .000 11.7 0.0 0.9 8.1 0% .387 .000 1.30 2.57 4.50
1997 COH AAA 4 4 27.0 2 0 0 19 5 28 1 .000 6.3 1.7 0.3 9.3 0% .269 .000 0.89 2.19 1.67
1998 NYA MLB 29 28 173.0 13 9 0 148 76 126 27 .263 95 7.7 4.0 1.4 6.6 40% .245 .257 1.29 5.27 4.06
1999 NYA MLB 32 27 169.3 11 7 0 180 46 133 26 .265 97 9.6 2.4 1.4 7.1 35% .295 .254 1.33 4.55 4.84
2000 MON MLB 11 11 54.7 2 5 0 77 14 42 9 .261 97 12.7 2.3 1.5 6.9 55% .376 .283 1.66 4.48 7.24
2000 JUP A+ 2 2 8.7 1 0 0 7 1 9 1 .000 7.2 1.0 1.0 9.3 0% -.545 .000 0.92 3.16 1.03
2000 OTT AAA 1 1 5.7 0 1 0 5 2 6 1 .000 7.9 3.2 1.6 9.5 0% -.444 .000 1.23 4.36 3.16
2001 MON MLB 3 3 16.7 0 2 0 22 3 18 3 .264 98 11.9 1.6 1.6 9.7 42% .380 .282 1.50 3.73 4.86
2001 JUP A+ 3 3 9.0 0 0 0 5 4 9 1 .000 5.0 4.0 1.0 9.0 0% -.286 .000 1.00 3.97 3.00
2001 OTT AAA 4 4 22.3 1 2 0 22 6 21 2 .000 8.9 2.4 0.8 8.5 0% -.690 .000 1.26 3.25 4.44
2001 San Wnt 12 12 65.3 5 3 0 53 17 61 4 .000 7.3 2.3 0.6 8.4 0% -.583 .000 1.07 2.52 2.34
2002 TEX MLB 38 2 47.0 3 8 16 51 16 30 11 .267 110 9.8 3.1 2.1 5.7 64% .274 .284 1.43 5.91 5.74
2003 HNS npb 27 0 173.0 13 8 0 186 47 164 24 .000 9.7 2.4 1.2 8.5 0% -.672 .000 1.35 3.86 3.85
2004 HNS npb 3 0 11.7 0 2 0 26 4 7 5 .000 20.0 3.1 3.8 5.4 0% -1.235 .000 2.56 8.73 13.08

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  —  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
2002-07-13 2002-09-30 60-DL 79 74 General Medical Circulatory Issue Lungs -
2001-06-14 2001-09-07 60-DL 85 75 Right Elbow Strain Partial Tear - -
2001-03-23 2001-05-31 15-DL 69 53 Right Elbow Inflammation - -
2000-07-28 2000-10-02 60-DL 66 64 Right Elbow Surgery Bone Spur 2000-08-15 -
2000-05-27 2000-07-27 15-DL 61 51 Right Knee Surgery Cartilage 2000-05-31 -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2002 TEX $550,000
2001 MON $2,500,000
2000 MON $4,833,333
YearsDescriptionSalary
3 yrPrevious$7,883,333
3 yrTotal$7,883,333

 

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This article requires BP Premium accessThe Asian Equation: The Future of the NPB Import MarketMichael Street2011-09-20
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Prospectus Notebook: Tigers, YankeesBaseball Prospectus2005-12-28
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