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Denny Neagle PPirates

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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
13 1890.3 124 92 3 1415 4.24 23.2
Birth Date9-13-1968
Height6' 4"
Weight200 lbs
BatsL
ThrowsL
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.
Multiple stints are are currently shownClick to hide.
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
1991 MIN MLB 7 3 20.0 28 7 14 3 .254 108 12.6 3.1 1.4 6.3 35% .368 .312 1.75 4.51 4.05 98 7.42 -0.5
1992 PIT MLB 55 6 86.3 81 43 77 9 .257 97 8.4 4.5 0.9 8.0 40% .289 .270 1.44 3.91 4.48 89 4.65 0.2
1993 PIT MLB 50 7 81.3 82 37 73 10 .258 97 9.1 4.1 1.1 8.1 31% .304 .273 1.46 4.25 5.31 95 5.34 0.0
1994 PIT MLB 24 24 137.0 135 49 122 18 .258 101 8.9 3.2 1.2 8.0 45% .296 .259 1.34 4.13 5.12 86 4.83 1.7
1995 PIT MLB 31 31 209.7 221 45 150 20 .253 100 9.5 1.9 0.9 6.4 48% .305 .246 1.27 3.56 3.43 84 4.33 3.5
1996 ATL 0 6 6 38.7 40 14 18 5 .247 105 9.3 3.3 1.2 4.2 34% .273 .255 1.40 4.93 5.59 0 0.00 0.0
1996 PIT 0 27 27 182.7 186 34 131 21 .252 102 9.2 1.7 1.0 6.5 51% .297 .239 1.20 3.76 3.05 0 0.00 0.0
1997 ATL MLB 34 34 233.3 204 49 172 18 .254 99 7.9 1.9 0.7 6.6 38% .265 .225 1.08 3.31 2.97 87 3.88 5.0
1998 ATL MLB 32 31 210.3 196 60 165 25 .253 97 8.4 2.6 1.1 7.1 36% .283 .242 1.22 3.98 3.55 90 4.39 3.4
1999 CIN MLB 20 19 111.7 95 40 76 23 .256 100 7.7 3.2 1.9 6.1 30% .222 .243 1.21 5.57 4.27 102 4.98 1.5
2000 CIN 0 18 18 117.7 111 50 88 15 .257 101 8.5 3.8 1.1 6.7 41% .274 .241 1.37 4.57 3.52 0 0.00 0.0
2000 NYA 0 16 15 91.3 99 31 58 16 .263 92 9.8 3.1 1.6 5.7 40% .283 .272 1.42 5.32 5.81 0 0.00 0.0
2001 COL MLB 30 30 170.7 192 60 139 29 .259 118 10.1 3.2 1.5 7.3 34% .310 .267 1.48 4.76 5.38 95 4.78 1.9
2002 COL MLB 35 28 164.3 170 63 111 26 .256 117 9.3 3.5 1.4 6.1 47% .280 .256 1.42 4.92 5.26 104 4.65 1.7
2003 COL MLB 7 7 35.3 47 12 21 12 .246 116 12.0 3.1 3.1 5.3 34% .304 .308 1.67 7.30 7.90 113 7.69 -0.8
1996 TOT MLB 33 33 221.3 226 48 149 26 .251 103 9.2 2.0 1.1 6.1 48% .292 .242 1.24 3.97 3.50 95 4.80 3.1
2000 TOT MLB 34 33 209.0 210 81 146 31 .260 97 9.0 3.5 1.3 6.3 41% .278 .255 1.39 4.89 4.52 98 4.59 3.7
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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.
Minor league stats are currently shownClick to hide.
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
1989 KEN A 6 6 43.7 25 16 40 3 .000 5.1 3.3 0.6 8.2 0% .000 .000 0.94 3.12 1.65
1989 ELZ Rk 6 3 22.0 20 8 32 1 .000 8.2 3.3 0.4 13.1 0% .000 .000 1.27 2.16 4.50
1990 VIS A+ 10 10 63.0 39 16 92 2 .000 5.6 2.3 0.3 13.1 0% .000 .000 0.87 1.47 1.43
1990 ORL AA 17 17 121.3 94 31 94 11 .000 7.0 2.3 0.8 7.0 0% .000 .000 1.03 3.32 2.45
1991 MIN MLB 7 3 20.0 28 7 14 3 .254 108 12.6 3.1 1.4 6.3 35% .368 .312 1.75 4.51 4.05
1991 POR AAA 19 17 104.7 101 32 94 6 .000 8.7 2.8 0.5 8.1 0% .000 .000 1.27 3.39 3.27
1992 PIT MLB 55 6 86.3 81 43 77 9 .257 97 8.4 4.5 0.9 8.0 40% .289 .270 1.44 3.91 4.48
1993 PIT MLB 50 7 81.3 82 37 73 10 .258 97 9.1 4.1 1.1 8.1 31% .304 .273 1.46 4.25 5.31
1993 BUF AAA 3 0 3.3 3 2 6 0 .000 8.2 5.5 0.0 16.4 0% .000 .000 1.52 1.36 0.00
1994 PIT MLB 24 24 137.0 135 49 122 18 .258 101 8.9 3.2 1.2 8.0 45% .296 .259 1.34 4.13 5.12
1995 PIT MLB 31 31 209.7 221 45 150 20 .253 100 9.5 1.9 0.9 6.4 48% .305 .246 1.27 3.56 3.43
1996 ATL MLB 6 6 38.7 40 14 18 5 .247 105 9.3 3.3 1.2 4.2 34% .273 .255 1.40 4.93 5.59
1996 PIT MLB 27 27 182.7 186 34 131 21 .252 102 9.2 1.7 1.0 6.5 51% .297 .239 1.20 3.76 3.05
1997 ATL MLB 34 34 233.3 204 49 172 18 .254 99 7.9 1.9 0.7 6.6 38% .265 .225 1.08 3.31 2.97
1998 ATL MLB 32 31 210.3 196 60 165 25 .253 97 8.4 2.6 1.1 7.1 36% .283 .242 1.22 3.98 3.55
1999 CIN MLB 20 19 111.7 95 40 76 23 .256 100 7.7 3.2 1.9 6.1 30% .222 .243 1.21 5.57 4.27
1999 IND AAA 3 3 17.3 11 2 9 2 .000 5.7 1.0 1.0 4.7 0% .000 .000 0.75 4.24 4.68
2000 CIN MLB 18 18 117.7 111 50 88 15 .257 101 8.5 3.8 1.1 6.7 41% .274 .241 1.37 4.57 3.52
2000 NYA MLB 16 15 91.3 99 31 58 16 .263 92 9.8 3.1 1.6 5.7 40% .283 .272 1.42 5.32 5.81
2001 COL MLB 30 30 170.7 192 60 139 29 .259 118 10.1 3.2 1.5 7.3 34% .310 .267 1.48 4.76 5.38
2002 COL MLB 35 28 164.3 170 63 111 26 .256 117 9.3 3.5 1.4 6.1 47% .280 .256 1.42 4.92 5.26
2003 COL MLB 7 7 35.3 47 12 21 12 .246 116 12.0 3.1 3.1 5.3 34% .304 .308 1.67 7.30 7.90
2003 VIS A+ 2 2 10.0 4 2 13 0 .000 3.6 1.8 0.0 11.7 0% .190 .000 0.60 2.02 0.00
2003 CSP AAA 4 4 24.0 28 4 16 2 .000 10.5 1.5 0.8 6.0 0% .329 .000 1.33 3.55 3.38

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
2004-04-05 2004-10-04 60-DL 182 162 Left Elbow Recovery From Surgery Tommy John Surgery 2003-07-30
2003-07-21 2003-09-29 60-DL 70 61 Left Elbow Surgery Tommy John Surgery 2003-07-30
2003-03-31 2003-06-17 15-DL 78 71 Left Elbow Inflammation -
2001-06-09 2001-06-24 15-DL 15 14 Right Thigh Strain Hamstring - -
1999-05-20 1999-07-30 15-DL 71 63 Left Shoulder Inflammation Tendonitis - -
1999-04-05 1999-04-21 15-DL 16 12 Left Thigh Strain Quadriceps - -
1991-07-28 1991-08-13 15-DL 16 15 Left Elbow Contusion Batted Ball - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2005 COL $10,000,000
2004 COL $9,000,000
2003 COL $9,000,000
2002 COL $7,000,000
2001 COL $7,200,000
2000 CIN $4,750,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
6 yrPrevious$46,950,000
6 yrTotal$46,950,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
12 y 72 dBarry Meister

Details
  • 5 years/$51.5M (2001-05), plus 2006 option. 01:$7M, 02:$7M, 03:$9M, 04:$9M, 05:10M, 06:$12.5M club option, $9M buyout (buyout paid over 5 years @ 5.5% interest, adding $0.5M to contract). Contract terminated 12/04 after arrest. After Neagle filed a grievance, the Rockies agreed to pay $16M of remaining $19.5M due. Signed minor-league contract 1/05. Released 3/05.

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