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Career Summary
Years G IP W L SV ERA WARP
9 27 119.3 4 8 0 5.66 -1.9
Birth Date7-18-1982
Height6' 3"
Weight215 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
2007 TOR MLB 3 1 7.3 0 0 0 11 2 2 1 .262 102 13.5 2.5 1.2 2.5 42% .333 .307 1.77 5.36 7.36 108 5.41 0.0
2008 SDN MLB 17 14 85.3 3 6 0 94 32 43 12 .259 92 9.9 3.4 1.3 4.5 40% .291 .282 1.48 5.16 4.75 120 7.14 -1.5
2009 SDN MLB 6 3 22.7 1 1 0 30 4 9 6 .263 81 11.9 1.6 2.4 3.6 36% .300 .359 1.50 6.37 7.15 119 6.82 -0.3
2010 HOU MLB 1 1 4.0 0 1 0 8 4 1 1 .275 122 18.0 9.0 2.2 2.2 42% .389 .384 3.00 8.86 13.50 119 6.34 -0.0
CareerMLB2719119.3480143425520.2619210.83.21.54.140%.300.3031.555.525.661196.95-1.9

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 cFIP DRA
2003 AUB A- 15 15 66.7 7 2 0 58 10 81 1 .000 7.8 1.3 0.1 10.9 0% .333 .000 1.02 1.51 2.43 0 0.00
2004 DUN A+ 11 11 60.0 7 1 0 49 8 60 4 .000 7.3 1.2 0.6 9.0 0% .280 .000 0.95 2.54 1.80 0 0.00
2004 NHP AA 18 17 91.3 6 6 0 89 28 76 15 .000 8.8 2.8 1.5 7.5 0% .278 .000 1.28 4.64 5.03 0 0.00
2005 NHP AA 27 27 162.3 8 12 0 159 11 145 18 .263 36 8.8 0.6 1.0 8.0 45% .300 .247 1.05 3.02 3.83 0 0.00
2006 SYR AAA 29 29 170.1 10 11 0 184 28 126 35 .258 104 9.7 1.5 1.9 6.7 38% .260 .258 1.25 4.82 5.19 103 4.00
2007 TOR MLB 3 1 7.3 0 0 0 11 2 2 1 .262 102 13.5 2.5 1.2 2.5 42% .333 .307 1.77 5.36 7.36 108 5.41
2007 SYR AAA 27 27 169.0 12 10 0 192 24 101 22 .264 92 10.2 1.3 1.2 5.4 46% .299 .268 1.28 4.17 4.63 98 3.91
2008 SDN MLB 17 14 85.3 3 6 0 94 32 43 12 .259 92 9.9 3.4 1.3 4.5 40% .291 .282 1.48 5.16 4.75 120 7.14
2008 POR AAA 9 4 30.3 1 1 0 39 8 22 3 .265 103 11.6 2.4 0.9 6.5 42% .350 .262 1.55 4.22 5.94 95 4.12
2008 SYR AAA 3 3 16.7 0 2 0 21 5 12 1 .272 93 11.3 2.7 0.5 6.5 51% .357 .314 1.56 3.92 7.01 101 4.18
2009 SDN MLB 6 3 22.7 1 1 0 30 4 9 6 .263 81 11.9 1.6 2.4 3.6 36% .300 .359 1.50 6.37 7.15 119 6.82
2009 POR AAA 26 17 125.0 7 7 0 120 36 95 6 .266 86 8.6 2.6 0.4 6.8 34% .300 .248 1.25 3.47 3.46 98 3.50
2010 HOU MLB 1 1 4.0 0 1 0 8 4 1 1 .275 122 18.0 9.0 2.2 2.2 42% .389 .384 3.00 8.86 13.50 119 6.34
2010 ROU AAA 27 27 171.7 9 12 0 177 37 72 25 .264 99 9.3 1.9 1.3 3.8 42% .263 .259 1.25 5.34 4.04 0 0.00
2010 LIC Wnt 5 4 20.3 0 1 0 18 4 5 1 .000 8.0 1.8 0.4 2.2 0% .236 .000 1.08 3.97 3.55 0 0.00
2011 FRE AAA 19 12 78.0 5 6 0 113 22 50 12 .261 109 13.0 2.5 1.4 5.8 41% .362 .294 1.73 5.35 7.27 103 5.55
2011 ESC Wnt 4 2 10.0 0 0 0 9 2 6 1 .000 8.1 1.8 0.9 5.4 0% .250 .000 1.10 3.73 3.60 0 0.00

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 1275 0.5035 0.4612 0.8469 0.6620 0.2575 0.8965 0.7178 0.1531
2009 366 0.5219 0.5301 0.8608 0.7225 0.3200 0.8623 0.8571 0.1392
2010 84 0.4524 0.4167 0.8857 0.6316 0.2391 0.8750 0.9091 0.1143
Career17250.50490.47370.85170.67340.26990.88820.75670.1483

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
2011-07-08 2011-08-01 Minors 24 21 - Not Disclosed - -
2009-04-14 2009-04-21 Minors 7 0 Right Ankle Sprain -

Compensation

Year Team Salary

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 160 dnone

Details
  • signed as a free agent from SD 12/09 (minor-league contract)
  • sent outright to Triple-A 7/22/09 designated for assignment 7/18/09 contract purchased 6/16/09 sent outright to Triple-A 8/29/08 optioned to Triple-A 8/27/08 recalled 5/22/08 claimed off waivers from TOR 4/23/08 designated for assignment 4/18/08 optioned to Triple-A 3/12/08
  • recalled 9/4/07 optioned to Triple-A 3/07 re-signed 3/07, 1 year (07)
  • contract purchased 11/05 $0.65M signing bonus
  • Fla Int`l 03 2-50

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BP Articles

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  Title Author Date
Overthinking It: Knuckleballers of the PITCHf/x Era: A Complete TaxonomyBen Lindbergh2014-04-10
This article requires BP Premium accessTen Prospects on the Bubble, Part Two: National LeagueBradley Ankrom2012-03-07
Spinning Yarn: The ForkballMike Fast2010-12-09
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Dealing and DecapitatingChristina Kahrl2010-07-02
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Blast, or Blasted?Christina Kahrl2010-06-28
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Getting Short-yChristina Kahrl2010-01-12
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: OddmentsChristina Kahrl2010-01-10
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: California SchemingChristina Kahrl2009-08-17
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Duncan for Donuts?Christina Kahrl2009-07-23
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: The Weekend ShuffleChristina Kahrl2009-07-20
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: NL West RoundupChristina Kahrl2009-07-02
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: NL RoundupChristina Kahrl2008-09-06
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Getting ScorchyChristina Kahrl2008-08-16
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Preview: Wednesday's Games to WatchCaleb Peiffer2008-08-13
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Preview: Thursday's Games to WatchMarc Normandin2008-08-07
This article requires BP Premium accessUnder The Knife: The Ten Hurts that Hurt WorstWill Carroll2008-07-18
Prospectus Preview: Thursday's Games to WatchCaleb Peiffer2008-06-19
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: The Combo PlatterJay Jaffe2008-06-11
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit List: Slinking, Streaking, and Slump-BustingJay Jaffe2008-06-06
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Focus: Missing the CutJeff Erickson2008-01-11
This article requires BP Premium accessLies, Damned Lies: Offseason Plans, AL EastNate Silver2007-10-30
Transaction of the Day: AL East RoundupChristina Kahrl2007-09-15
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: May 10-14, 2007Christina Kahrl2007-05-15
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: State of the Systems, AL EastKevin Goldstein2007-05-02
This article requires BP Premium accessLies, Damned Lies: PECOTA Takes On Right-handed Pitching ProspectsNate Silver2007-04-20
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: State of the Systems, AL EastKevin Goldstein2007-03-14
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 1-12, 2007Christina Kahrl2007-03-13
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Two Steps Back, ALKevin Goldstein2006-09-07
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: April 21-25Christina Kahrl2006-04-26
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: AL East RoundupKevin Goldstein2006-04-25
This article requires BP Premium accessUnder The Knife: DepthWill Carroll2006-04-06
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: November 18-22Christina Kahrl2005-11-23
Prospectus Triple Play: Atlanta Braves, Tampa Bay Devil Rays, Toronto Blue JaysDavid Kirsch2005-05-06


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2016, Josh Banks threw 1,797 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2007 and 2010, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2010, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (86mph) and Cutter (84mph), also mixing in a Knuckleball (78mph), Sinker (86mph) and Curve (73mph).