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Danny Ardoin CRockies

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Career Summary
Years PA AVG OBP SLG TAv WARP
5 488 .206 .296 .307 .202 -0.1
Birth Date7-8-1974
Height6' 0"
Weight205 lbs
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WARP Summary

Standard

YEAR TEAM AGE G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB BB SO HBP SF SH RBI SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2000 MIN 25 15 40 32 4 4 1 0 1 8 8 10 0 0 0 5 0 0 .125 .300 .250 .200 -1.7 0.1 -0.2
2004 TEX 29 6 11 8 1 1 0 0 0 1 3 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .125 .364 .125 .221 -0.1 0.1 -0.0
2005 COL 30 80 248 210 28 48 10 0 6 76 20 69 9 2 7 22 1 1 .229 .320 .362 .221 4.1 1.0 0.5
2006 BAL 31 5 15 13 2 1 0 0 0 1 1 6 1 0 0 1 0 0 .077 .200 .077 .094 -1.9 -0.0 -0.2
2006 COL 31 35 120 109 12 21 5 1 0 28 8 27 2 0 1 2 0 0 .193 .261 .257 .175 -4.1 0.3 -0.4
2008 LAN 33 24 54 51 3 12 1 0 1 16 2 10 1 0 0 4 1 0 .235 .278 .314 .205 0.4 0.2 0.1
Career165488423508717181304212413283521.206.296.307.202-3.41.6-0.1

Advanced

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YEAR Team Lg G PA TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ FRAA BRR BVORP BWARP VORP WARP
1995 SOR A- 58 224 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .305 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1996 MOD A+ 91 378 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .330 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1997 VIS A+ 0 170 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .301 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1997 HUN AA 0 228 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .265 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1998 HUN AA 0 432 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .285 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1999 VAN AAA 0 395 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .308 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 MIN MLB 15 40 .200 .274 .348 .434 .263 .143 92 -2.8 1.1 0.8 0.1 -0.7 -1.7 -0.2 -1.7 -0.2
2000 MOD A+ 0 11 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .500 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 SAC AAA 0 276 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .378 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 SLC AAA 0 12 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .400 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2001 EDM AAA 88 331 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .330 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 TUL AA 8 25 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .250 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 OKL AAA 33 121 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .293 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 OMA AAA 25 91 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .265 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 OKL AAA 74 265 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .291 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 TEX MLB 6 11 .221 .253 .330 .424 .256 .167 102 -0.5 0.3 0.2 0.1 -0.0 -0.1 -0.0 -0.1 -0.0
2004 OKL AAA 68 291 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .387 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 COL MLB 80 248 .221 .264 .332 .422 .263 .307 112 -10.3 7.1 4.3 1.0 -0.2 4.1 0.5 4.1 0.5
2005 CSP AAA 44 170 .329 .278 .352 .442 .271 .424 112 10.6 4.2 2.5 -0.9 1.4 21.1 1.8 21.1 1.8
2006 BAL MLB 5 15 .094 .279 .339 .424 .259 .143 100 -2.8 0.5 0.3 -0.0 0.2 -1.9 -0.2 -1.9 -0.2
2006 COL MLB 35 120 .175 .268 .332 .440 .268 .256 106 -11.4 3.6 2.2 0.3 0.0 -4.1 -0.4 -4.1 -0.4
2006 MOD A+ 7 30 .107 .286 .361 .443 .290 .111 94 -4.8 0.8 0 -0.0 0.0 -3.9 -0.4 -3.9 -0.4
2006 CSP AAA 6 19 .258 .259 .340 .392 .262 .364 108 0 0.5 0.3 0.0 0.3 1.0 0.1 1.0 0.1
2007 MEM AAA 9 33 .313 .286 .359 .453 .264 .318 113 1.9 1.0 0.6 0.1 0.4 3.9 0.4 3.9 0.4
2007 ROU AAA 52 199 .202 .276 .343 .435 .261 .258 99 -12.6 5.9 3.6 1.5 2.1 2.5 0.4 2.5 0.4
2008 LAN MLB 24 54 .205 .271 .339 .430 .271 .275 94 -3.2 1.6 0.9 0.2 0.9 0.4 0.1 0.4 0.1
2008 LVG AAA 29 114 .283 .276 .349 .445 .259 .351 124 3 3.4 2.1 -0.0 1.1 13.0 1.3 13.0 1.3
2009 ABQ AAA 30 110 .254 .271 .334 .410 .272 .329 98 -0.7 3.2 1 -0.7 -0.8 3.3 0.3 3.3 0.3

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO TAv VORP FRAA WARP
1995 SOR A- 224 28 41 9 1 2 23 31 50 2 1 .234 .368 .331 .097 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1996 MOD A+ 378 55 83 13 3 6 34 47 81 5 7 .262 .370 .379 .117 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1997 HUN AA 228 26 48 10 1 4 23 17 38 2 3 .231 .298 .346 .115 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1997 VIS A+ 170 16 34 7 1 3 19 21 39 0 1 .234 .347 .359 .124 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1998 HUN AA 432 67 90 21 0 16 62 62 87 8 4 .248 .368 .438 .190 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1999 VAN AAA 395 53 85 13 2 8 46 50 78 3 3 .253 .365 .375 .122 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 MIN MLB 40 4 4 1 0 1 5 8 10 0 0 .125 .300 .250 .125 .200 -1.7 0.1 -0.2
2000 SLC AAA 12 1 2 0 0 0 0 3 4 0 0 .222 .417 .222 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 MOD A+ 11 1 3 1 0 0 2 0 4 0 0 .300 .364 .400 .100 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 SAC AAA 276 42 65 16 1 6 34 34 72 6 0 .278 .388 .432 .154 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2001 EDM AAA 331 37 77 18 1 5 37 22 81 2 6 .255 .306 .371 .116 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 OMA AAA 91 10 16 3 0 3 10 11 25 1 0 .208 .307 .364 .156 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 OKL AAA 121 10 24 5 0 2 11 10 31 0 0 .226 .300 .330 .104 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 TUL AA 25 1 3 0 0 0 0 4 9 0 0 .143 .280 .143 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 OKL AAA 265 35 58 11 2 7 35 21 58 0 2 .243 .311 .393 .151 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 TEX MLB 11 1 1 0 0 0 1 3 2 0 0 .125 .364 .125 .000 .221 -0.1 0.1 -0.0
2004 OKL AAA 291 50 73 12 0 10 44 41 66 1 1 .308 .424 .485 .177 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 CSP AAA 170 27 48 12 2 6 24 20 38 3 1 .338 .438 .577 .239 .329 21.1 -0.9 1.8
2005 COL MLB 248 28 48 10 0 6 22 20 69 1 1 .229 .320 .362 .133 .221 4.1 1.0 0.5
2006 CSP AAA 19 2 4 2 0 0 2 2 5 0 0 .267 .368 .400 .133 .258 1.0 0.0 0.1
2006 BAL MLB 15 2 1 0 0 0 1 1 6 0 0 .077 .200 .077 .000 .094 -1.9 -0.0 -0.2
2006 MOD A+ 30 4 2 2 0 0 0 2 8 0 0 .077 .200 .154 .077 .107 -3.9 -0.0 -0.4
2006 COL MLB 120 12 21 5 1 0 2 8 27 0 0 .193 .261 .257 .064 .175 -4.1 0.3 -0.4
2007 MEM AAA 33 7 8 3 0 1 4 6 4 0 0 .296 .424 .519 .222 .313 3.9 0.1 0.4
2007 ROU AAA 199 17 33 10 0 1 7 21 48 1 0 .194 .296 .271 .076 .202 2.5 1.5 0.4
2008 LVG AAA 114 14 30 6 0 4 16 8 24 0 0 .303 .363 .485 .182 .283 13.0 -0.0 1.3
2008 LAN MLB 54 3 12 1 0 1 4 2 10 1 0 .235 .278 .314 .078 .205 0.4 0.2 0.1
2009 ABQ AAA 110 11 28 7 1 0 10 5 19 0 1 .269 .309 .356 .087 .254 3.3 -0.7 0.3

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
2008 203 0.5616 0.4729 0.7813 0.5965 0.3146 0.8235 0.6786 0.2188
Career2030.56160.47290.78130.59650.31460.82350.67860.2188

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2009-06-08 2009-09-12 Minors 96 0 Right Lower Leg Strain Calf -
2006-05-25 2006-07-30 60-DL 66 56 Left Knee Sprain -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2013 $
2012 LAN $
2011 LAN $
2009 LAN $475,000
2006 COL, BAL $335,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
2 yrPrevious$810,000
2 yrTotal$810,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
2 y 128 d

Details
  • sent outright to Triple-A 4/1/09 re-signed 3/6/09, 1 year/$0.475M (09)
  • contract purchased 5/20/08 signed as a free agent from STL 12/19/07 (minor-league contract)
  • acquired in trade from HOU 8/07
  • acquired in trade from WAS 3/07 signed as a free agent from BAL 11/06 (minor-league contract) designated for assignment 9/06 claimed off waivers from CO 8/06 designated for assignment 8/06 1 year/$0.335M (06)
  • contract purchased 6/05 signed as a free agent from TX 12/04 (minor-league contract) designated for assignment 7/04 re-signed 10/03 (minor-league contract) sent to minor-league camp 3/03 re-signed 11/02 signed 5/02 (minor-league contract)
  • exercised option to be released 5/02 sent to minor-league camp 3/02 designated for assignment 9/01

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BP Articles

Danny Ardoin is referenced in the following articles.

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This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: NL West MovesChristina Kahrl2009-01-26
Playoff Prospectus: Dodgers versus PhilliesJay Jaffe2008-10-08
Playoff Prospectus: Dodgers versus CubsChristina Kahrl2008-10-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Regular-Season Wrap-upChristina Kahrl2008-09-28
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction of the Day: Infield Issues Out WestChristina Kahrl2008-07-06
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 19-26, 2007Christina Kahrl2007-03-27
Under The Knife: Vegas, Baby, VegasWill Carroll2007-03-21
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 13-18, 2007Christina Kahrl2007-03-19
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: November 3-16, 2006Christina Kahrl2006-11-17
Transaction Analysis: September 5-11Christina Kahrl2006-09-13
Prospectus Hit List: Week of September 10Jay Jaffe2006-09-12
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: August 28-31, 2006Christina Kahrl2006-09-01
Under The Knife: Thank YouWill Carroll2006-08-31
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: August 25-27Christina Kahrl2006-08-28
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Matchups: Baseball's Dirtiest DozenJim Baker2006-08-18
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: July 29-30Christina Kahrl2006-07-31
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: June 1-5Christina Kahrl2006-06-06
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: May 25-29Christina Kahrl2006-05-30
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Q&A: Bill GeivettJonah Keri2006-05-24
This article requires BP Premium accessSchrodinger's Bat: Baserunning, in Two ActsDan Fox2006-04-20
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 27-28Christina Kahrl2006-03-29
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Focus: NL Spring Job BattlesPeter Schoenke2006-03-27
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: HatsJoe Sheehan2006-03-06
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessTeam Health Reports: Colorado RockiesThomas Gorman2006-02-27
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessTeam Health Reports: Colorado RockiesWill Carroll2006-02-27
Prospectus Notebook: Rockies, PhilliesBaseball Prospectus2006-02-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: October 8-19Christina Kahrl2005-10-20
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: September 29-October 7Christina Kahrl2005-10-09
This article requires BP Premium accessLies, Damned Lies: Beaten Down by PECOTANate Silver2005-09-28
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: August 15-18Christina Kahrl2005-08-19
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: May 24-June 12, 2005Christina Kahrl2005-06-16
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 16-28, 2005Christina Kahrl2005-04-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: The Wests, etc.Christina Kahrl2005-03-25
Prospectus Triple Play: Baltimore Orioles, Colorado Rockies, New York MetsBaseball Prospectus2005-02-02
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: July 19-25Christina Kahrl2004-07-27
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: July 1-5Christina Kahrl2004-07-08
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 25-28, 2004Christina Kahrl2004-03-30
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 9-10, 2003Christina Kahrl2003-03-12
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: May 16-19, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-05-22
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: April 30-May 11, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-05-13
Transaction Analysis: March 26-30, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-04-02


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Advanced Catching Metrics

Year Framing Chances Extra Strikes Framing Runs Framing Runs per 7000 Blocking Chances PB/WP Saved Blocking Runs Blocking Runs per 7000 Total Receiving Runs Total Receiving Runs per 7000
2008 1303 -3 0.7 3.6 760 -0.3 -0.1 -0.7 0.6 3.0

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