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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
6 265 15 14 0 127 5.81 -0.7
Birth Date10-27-1974
Height6' 2"
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
1999 SEA 24 5 0 6.3 0.0 6.3 0 0 0 0 0 0 31 10 8 7 0 12 4 4 0 4 9.95 3.84 4.74 1.0 0.1
2001 SEA 26 4 3 14.7 11.7 3.0 1 1 0 0 0 0 68 21 15 15 5 43 4 4 0 12 9.20 6.71 7.27 -1.9 -0.2
2002 COL 27 32 20 128.3 113.3 15.0 11 4 0 1 11 0 554 108 69 57 25 205 64 60 5 64 4.00 6.03 6.76 2.4 0.2
2003 COL 28 17 13 78.7 71.0 7.7 3 3 0 0 4 0 366 98 57 51 12 157 33 31 3 30 5.83 5.57 6.43 -0.7 -0.1
2004 COL 29 6 6 26.0 26.0 0.0 0 5 0 0 1 0 150 53 43 33 9 92 18 15 0 10 11.42 8.76 7.69 -5.7 -0.6
2009 SEA 34 9 0 11.0 0.0 11.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 54 13 9 8 2 20 10 10 0 7 6.55 6.96 7.53 -1.9 -0.2
Career7342265.0222.043.015140116012233032011715352913312481275.816.186.78-6.8-0.7

Advanced

'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 FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
1996 EVE A- 12 4 30.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1997 WIS A 16 15 91.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .225 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1997 LNC A+ 3 3 16.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .293 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1998 LNC A+ 5 5 21.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1999 SEA MLB 5 0 6.3 4.74 112 .290 .282 .350 .438 .265 .435 102 1.0 0.1 1.0 0.1
1999 NHV AA 26 26 147.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 NHV AA 8 8 49.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2001 SEA MLB 4 3 14.7 7.27 49 .331 .266 .331 .427 .261 .340 98 -1.9 -0.2 -1.9 -0.2
2001 SAN AA 1 1 6.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2001 TAC AAA 24 24 151.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 COL MLB 32 20 128.3 6.76 74 .251 .258 .329 .411 .262 .210 119 0.1 0.0 2.4 0.2
2002 CSP AAA 7 7 37.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .301 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 COL MLB 17 13 78.7 6.43 76 .280 .253 .317 .403 .253 .299 112 -1.3 -0.1 -0.7 -0.1
2003 VIS A+ 1 1 4.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .222 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 TUL AA 1 1 4.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .267 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 CSP AAA 4 4 19.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .300 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 COL MLB 6 6 26.0 7.69 45 .397 .269 .340 .423 .268 .389 106 -4.8 -0.5 -5.7 -0.6
2004 CSP AAA 14 13 79.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .266 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 BUF AAA 3 1 6.7 8.58 47 .351 .254 .322 .406 .236 .556 117 0.5 0.0 0.5 0.0
2005 CSP AAA 11 11 52.0 5.82 80 .263 .276 .350 .436 .270 .302 88 6.6 0.6 8.1 0.8
2008 WTN AA 13 8 42.0 5.61 88 .267 .270 .347 .411 .260 .319 107 3.5 0.3 3.5 0.3
2008 TAC AAA 10 0 21.0 3.39 137 .235 .278 .351 .453 .264 .350 101 6.5 0.6 6.5 0.6
2009 SEA MLB 9 0 11.0 7.53 35 .349 .271 .333 .434 .264 .314 95 -1.9 -0.2 -1.9 -0.2
2009 TAC AAA 38 0 51.3 6.21 69 .289 .277 .345 .433 .275 .309 98 -4.1 -0.4 -4.1 -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
1996 EVE A- 1 3 0 12 4 30.3 25 17 49 2 0% .000 7.4 5.0 0.6 14.6 1.39 4.46 0.0 0.0
1997 WIS A 6 3 0 16 15 91.3 52 33 105 3 0% .225 5.1 3.3 0.3 10.4 0.93 1.97 0.0 0.0
1997 LNC A+ 1 1 0 3 3 16.7 13 10 17 1 0% .293 7.0 5.4 0.5 9.2 1.38 3.23 0.0 0.0
1998 LNC A+ 1 2 0 5 5 21.0 18 17 21 1 0% .000 7.7 7.3 0.4 9.0 1.67 4.29 0.0 0.0
1999 SEA MLB 0 0 0 5 0 6.3 10 4 4 0 48% .435 14.2 5.7 0.0 5.7 2.21 9.95 1.0 0.1
1999 NHV AA 9 11 0 26 26 147.3 151 62 103 14 0% .000 9.2 3.8 0.9 6.3 1.45 4.40 0.0 0.0
2000 NHV AA 4 3 0 8 8 49.3 31 17 42 1 0% .000 5.7 3.1 0.2 7.7 0.97 2.19 0.0 0.0
2001 SEA MLB 1 1 0 4 3 14.7 21 4 12 5 42% .340 12.9 2.5 3.1 7.4 1.70 9.20 -1.9 -0.2
2001 TAC AAA 14 2 0 24 24 151.7 124 41 130 12 0% .000 7.4 2.4 0.7 7.7 1.09 2.37 0.0 0.0
2001 SAN AA 1 0 0 1 1 6.0 2 3 7 0 0% .000 3.0 4.5 0.0 10.5 0.83 0.00 0.0 0.0
2002 COL MLB 11 4 0 32 20 128.3 108 64 64 25 46% .210 7.6 4.5 1.8 4.5 1.34 4.00 2.4 0.2
2002 CSP AAA 1 2 0 7 7 37.7 35 14 38 4 0% .301 8.4 3.3 1.0 9.1 1.30 3.82 0.0 0.0
2003 COL MLB 3 3 0 17 13 78.7 98 33 30 12 40% .299 11.2 3.8 1.4 3.4 1.67 5.83 -0.7 -0.1
2003 CSP AAA 0 2 0 4 4 19.7 22 9 10 1 0% .300 10.1 4.1 0.5 4.6 1.57 5.94 0.0 0.0
2003 TUL AA 0 1 0 1 1 4.3 4 4 3 0 0% .267 8.4 8.4 0.0 6.3 1.86 6.28 0.0 0.0
2003 VIS A+ 0 0 0 1 1 4.0 2 1 5 0 0% .222 4.5 2.2 0.0 11.2 0.75 0.00 0.0 0.0
2004 CSP AAA 8 2 0 14 13 79.7 73 26 51 9 0% .266 8.2 2.9 1.0 5.8 1.24 3.50 0.0 0.0
2004 COL MLB 0 5 0 6 6 26.0 53 18 10 9 36% .389 18.3 6.2 3.1 3.5 2.73 11.42 -5.7 -0.6
2005 BUF AAA 0 1 0 3 1 6.7 12 6 7 1 39% .556 16.1 8.1 1.3 9.4 2.69 9.40 0.5 0.0
2005 CSP AAA 2 5 0 11 11 52.0 54 33 38 4 45% .302 9.3 5.7 0.7 6.6 1.67 6.58 8.1 0.8
2008 TAC AAA 3 0 0 10 0 21.0 23 4 21 2 52% .350 9.9 1.7 0.9 9.0 1.29 3.00 6.5 0.6
2008 WTN AA 3 3 1 13 8 42.0 46 21 23 2 49% .319 9.9 4.5 0.4 4.9 1.60 4.29 3.5 0.3
2009 TAC AAA 2 2 1 38 0 51.3 55 35 43 6 54% .309 9.6 6.1 1.1 7.5 1.75 5.79 -4.1 -0.4
2009 SEA MLB 0 1 0 9 0 11.0 13 10 7 2 49% .314 10.6 8.2 1.6 5.7 2.09 6.55 -1.9 -0.2

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 240 0.4875 0.4125 0.8687 0.6752 0.1626 0.8861 0.8000 0.1313
Career2400.48750.41250.86870.67520.16260.88610.80.1313

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2007-04-05 2007-09-05 Minors 153 0 Right Elbow Surgery Revision Tommy John Surgery After Graft Failed To Take Hold - -
2006-04-05 2006-09-05 Minors 153 0 Right Elbow Surgery Tommy John Surgery - -
2004-07-20 2004-10-04 60-DL 76 70 Right Groin Strain -
2003-03-31 2003-07-01 60-DL 92 84 Right Shoulder Strain Latissimus Dorsi -
2000-09-01 2000-10-18 60-DL 47 29 Right Shoulder Recovery From Strain - -
2000-05-20 2000-09-01 Minors 104 0 Right Shoulder Strain - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2004 COL $321,000
2003 COL $310,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
2 yrPrevious$631,000
2 yrTotal$631,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
3 y 41 d

Details
  • sent outright to Triple-A 6/10/09 designated for assignment 6/7/09 contract purchased 5/2/09 sent to minor-league camp 3/05 signed as a free agent from COL 12/04 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.321M (04)
  • 1 year/$0.31M (03)
  • recalled 5/02 signed 3/02 acquired in trade from SEA 12/01 optioned 7/01 recalled 6/01 Toledo 96 4-117

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The BP Wayback Machine: The Right Team for the Test?Rany Jazayerli2012-06-29
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: May 12-15, 2002Christina Kahrl2011-11-06
Transaction Analysis: AL West MovesChristina Kahrl2009-06-25
This article requires BP Premium accessPlayer Profile: John MaineMarc Normandin2007-06-20
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: August 19-25Christina Kahrl2005-08-26
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: April 20-27Christina Kahrl2005-04-27
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 16-28, 2005Christina Kahrl2005-04-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Offseason - The CentralsChristina Kahrl2005-03-11
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: September 30-October 26, 2004Christina Kahrl2004-11-03
Prospectus Triple Play: Baltimore Orioles, Colorado Rockies, New York MetsBaseball Prospectus2004-09-07
Prospectus Matchups: A Trip Around the MajorsJim Baker2004-08-13
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: July 19-25Christina Kahrl2004-07-27
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: July 15-19Christina Kahrl2004-07-21
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: July 1-5Christina Kahrl2004-07-08
Rockies Try the Four-Man: The Right Team for the Test?Rany Jazayerli2004-05-03
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: April 19-25, 2004Christina Kahrl2004-04-27
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: April 13-18, 2004Christina Kahrl2004-04-20
Prospectus Triple Play: Baltimore Orioles, Colorado Rockies, New York MetsBaseball Prospectus2004-03-17
This article requires BP Premium accessCan Of Corn: Rocky Mountain HighDayn Perry2004-01-28
Prospectus Triple Play: Baltimore Orioles, Colorado Rockies, New York MetsBaseball Prospectus2003-07-16
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: July 3-8, 2003Christina Kahrl2003-07-09
This article requires BP Premium accessUnder The Knife: Warrior MentalityWill Carroll2003-05-20
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: May 1-7, 2003Christina Kahrl2003-05-09
Prospectus Triple Play: New York Mets, Colorado Rockies, Baltimore OriolesBaseball Prospectus2003-04-23
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: NL West PreviewJoe Sheehan2003-04-01
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: Desert Doodles, Part IIJoe Sheehan2003-03-13
This article requires BP Premium accessTeam Health Reports: Team Health Report: Colorado RockiesWill Carroll2003-01-31
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: June 6-8, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-06-10
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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, Denny Stark threw 242 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system in 2009, all of them occuring in the MLB Regular Season. In 2009, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (93mph), also mixing in a Change (85mph), Slider (82mph) and Sinker (93mph).