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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
15 2053.3 121 116 11 1039 3.84 11.5
Birth Date6-30-1957
Height6' 2"
Weight180 lbs
BatsL
ThrowsL
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
1981 SEA 24 2 0 1.0 0.0 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 2 0 0 0 3 3 2 0 0 0.00 11.54 9.15 -0.4 -0.0
1982 KCA 25 22 14 88.3 72.3 16.0 4 6 0 0 6 0 386 92 48 45 10 144 34 28 3 40 4.58 4.51 4.61 6.4 0.7
1983 KCA 26 24 24 161.3 161.3 0.0 10 7 0 0 16 2 672 159 75 68 19 245 43 42 2 58 3.79 4.47 4.73 7.8 0.8
1984 KCA 27 35 35 257.0 257.0 0.0 17 12 0 0 25 6 1045 226 99 89 22 336 64 62 4 140 3.12 3.56 4.22 14.3 1.5
1985 KCA 28 33 33 205.7 205.7 0.0 10 15 0 0 17 1 885 216 111 99 17 320 59 55 8 122 4.33 3.61 4.24 25.0 2.6
1986 KCA 29 56 4 121.0 17.0 104.0 5 10 9 3 0 0 503 100 49 43 14 166 43 38 7 68 3.20 4.41 5.46 0.6 0.1
1987 KCA 30 29 18 122.3 98.7 23.7 8 6 1 2 11 0 520 126 63 49 16 205 35 33 5 61 3.60 4.56 5.58 7.9 0.8
1988 CLE 31 16 7 59.0 37.0 22.0 2 3 1 0 3 0 260 59 35 33 6 85 23 22 4 44 5.03 4.03 4.85 2.8 0.3
1988 KCA 31 17 0 22.0 0.0 22.0 2 1 0 2 0 0 98 23 12 12 2 31 11 9 0 19 4.91 3.78 5.46 0.5 0.1
1989 CLE 32 33 32 222.3 218.0 4.3 12 11 0 0 22 2 912 213 95 83 14 306 52 52 1 88 3.36 3.59 4.16 19.0 2.1
1990 CLE 33 29 29 191.0 191.0 0.0 11 10 0 0 18 2 796 171 79 75 17 254 58 57 4 103 3.53 3.86 4.38 14.4 1.5
1990 TOR 33 3 2 15.7 13.7 2.0 2 1 0 1 1 0 61 10 7 7 2 18 3 3 1 3 4.02 4.85 5.44 -0.7 -0.1
1991 SFN 34 34 34 214.3 214.3 0.0 12 16 0 0 19 0 893 201 104 95 25 317 71 63 4 104 3.99 4.39 5.23 2.2 0.4
1992 SFN 35 28 28 177.0 177.0 0.0 10 12 0 0 16 2 749 178 88 78 23 286 59 48 1 82 3.97 4.55 4.79 -1.5 0.0
1993 SFN 36 16 16 93.7 93.7 0.0 8 2 0 0 6 0 394 89 44 37 13 142 33 31 2 45 3.56 4.94 5.33 4.1 0.5
1994 SFN 37 10 10 54.3 54.3 0.0 4 2 0 0 6 1 227 50 31 27 9 93 16 15 3 28 4.47 5.24 5.79 -2.7 -0.4
1995 CLE 38 11 10 47.3 45.3 2.0 4 2 0 0 3 0 219 63 42 36 8 106 16 14 0 34 6.85 4.92 5.17 6.0 0.6
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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
1979 BLN A- 2 0 5.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1979 SJO A+ 17 2 27.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1980 SJO A+ 32 5 86.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1981 SEA MLB 2 0 1.0 9.15 3 .430 .276 .343 .402 .269 .500 113 -0.4 -0.0 -0.4 -0.0
1981 LNN AA 22 11 87.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1981 SPO AAA 4 0 8.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1982 KCA MLB 22 14 88.3 4.61 96 .274 .260 .319 .397 .261 .274 98 6.4 0.7 6.4 0.7
1982 OMA AAA 4 4 29.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1983 KCA MLB 24 24 161.3 4.73 96 .256 .262 .318 .395 .262 .255 100 7.8 0.8 7.8 0.8
1983 OMA AAA 5 5 35.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1984 KCA MLB 35 35 257.0 4.22 98 .237 .260 .319 .388 .262 .251 93 14.3 1.5 14.3 1.5
1985 KCA MLB 33 33 205.7 4.24 103 .266 .264 .326 .407 .267 .294 95 25.0 2.6 25.0 2.6
1986 KCA MLB 56 4 121.0 5.46 81 .250 .261 .327 .405 .265 .232 98 0.6 0.1 0.6 0.1
1987 KCA MLB 29 18 122.3 5.58 86 .259 .262 .326 .427 .264 .274 99 7.9 0.8 7.9 0.8
1988 CLE MLB 16 7 59.0 4.85 89 .275 .258 .318 .393 .264 .290 99 2.8 0.3 2.8 0.3
1988 KCA MLB 17 0 22.0 5.46 78 .261 .261 .324 .400 .267 .318 102 0.5 0.1 0.5 0.1
1988 WPT AA 1 1 5.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1989 CLE MLB 33 32 222.3 4.16 102 .255 .258 .317 .380 .260 .263 97 19.0 2.1 19.0 2.1
1990 CLE MLB 29 29 191.0 4.38 98 .244 .254 .317 .382 .257 .251 99 14.4 1.5 14.4 1.5
1990 TOR MLB 3 2 15.7 5.44 70 .222 .250 .316 .379 .259 .154 96 -0.7 -0.1 -0.7 -0.1
1991 SFN MLB 34 34 214.3 5.23 74 .256 .252 .316 .379 .258 .255 101 -1.1 -0.1 2.2 0.4
1992 SFN MLB 28 28 177.0 4.79 76 .274 .254 .310 .373 .256 .265 100 -0.6 -0.1 -1.5 0.0
1992 PHX AAA 3 3 21.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1993 SFN MLB 16 16 93.7 5.33 81 .262 .258 .314 .392 .253 .252 99 1.5 0.2 4.1 0.5
1993 SJO A+ 1 1 1.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1994 SFN MLB 10 10 54.3 5.79 68 .269 .273 .332 .426 .259 .240 95 -1.7 -0.2 -2.7 -0.4
1994 SJO A+ 1 1 7.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1994 PHX AAA 3 3 15.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1995 CLE MLB 11 10 47.3 5.17 98 .311 .267 .339 .416 .261 .342 99 6.0 0.6 6.0 0.6

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
1979 BLN A- 0 0 0 2 0 5.0 3 5 8 0 0% .000 5.4 9.0 0.0 14.4 1.60 0.00 0.0 0.0
1979 SJO A+ 0 1 1 17 2 27.0 17 16 24 1 0% .000 5.7 5.3 0.3 8.0 1.22 3.00 0.0 0.0
1980 SJO A+ 5 3 0 32 5 86.0 67 49 73 4 0% .000 7.0 5.1 0.4 7.6 1.35 3.45 0.0 0.0
1981 SPO AAA 1 0 0 4 0 8.0 12 2 4 1 0% .000 13.5 2.2 1.1 4.5 1.75 4.50 0.0 0.0
1981 SEA MLB 0 0 0 2 0 1.0 2 3 0 0 50% .500 18.0 27.0 0.0 0.0 5.00 0.00 -0.4 -0.0
1981 LNN AA 2 6 2 22 11 87.0 78 23 86 12 0% .000 8.1 2.4 1.2 8.9 1.16 3.00 0.0 0.0
1982 OMA AAA 3 1 0 4 4 29.0 23 10 20 2 0% .000 7.1 3.1 0.6 6.2 1.14 2.48 0.0 0.0
1982 KCA MLB 4 6 0 22 14 88.3 92 34 40 10 49% .274 9.4 3.5 1.0 4.1 1.43 4.58 6.4 0.7
1983 KCA MLB 10 7 0 24 24 161.3 159 43 58 19 48% .255 8.9 2.4 1.1 3.2 1.25 3.79 7.8 0.8
1983 OMA AAA 3 1 0 5 5 35.0 31 13 32 1 0% .000 8.0 3.3 0.3 8.2 1.26 3.34 0.0 0.0
1984 KCA MLB 17 12 0 35 35 257.0 226 64 140 22 52% .251 7.9 2.2 0.8 4.9 1.13 3.12 14.3 1.5
1985 KCA MLB 10 15 0 33 33 205.7 216 59 122 17 51% .294 9.5 2.6 0.7 5.3 1.34 4.33 25.0 2.6
1986 KCA MLB 5 10 9 56 4 121.0 100 43 68 14 46% .232 7.4 3.2 1.0 5.1 1.18 3.20 0.6 0.1
1987 KCA MLB 8 6 1 29 18 122.3 126 35 61 16 48% .274 9.3 2.6 1.2 4.5 1.32 3.60 7.9 0.8
1988 WPT AA 1 0 0 1 1 5.0 0 0 5 0 0% .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 9.0 0.00 0.00 0.0 0.0
1988 CLE MLB 2 3 1 16 7 59.0 59 23 44 6 51% .290 9.0 3.5 0.9 6.7 1.39 5.03 2.8 0.3
1988 KCA MLB 2 1 0 17 0 22.0 23 11 19 2 43% .318 9.4 4.5 0.8 7.8 1.55 4.91 0.5 0.1
1989 CLE MLB 12 11 0 33 32 222.3 213 52 88 14 47% .263 8.6 2.1 0.6 3.6 1.19 3.36 19.0 2.1
1990 CLE MLB 11 10 0 29 29 191.0 171 58 103 17 47% .251 8.1 2.7 0.8 4.9 1.20 3.53 14.4 1.5
1990 TOR MLB 2 1 0 3 2 15.7 10 3 3 2 43% .154 5.7 1.7 1.1 1.7 0.83 4.02 -0.7 -0.1
1991 SFN MLB 12 16 0 34 34 214.3 201 71 104 25 44% .255 8.4 3.0 1.0 4.4 1.27 3.99 2.2 0.4
1992 SFN MLB 10 12 0 28 28 177.0 178 59 82 23 42% .265 9.1 3.0 1.2 4.2 1.34 3.97 -1.5 0.0
1992 PHX AAA 2 0 0 3 3 21.0 21 5 7 0 0% .000 9.0 2.1 0.0 3.0 1.24 0.86 0.0 0.0
1993 SFN MLB 8 2 0 16 16 93.7 89 33 45 13 41% .252 8.6 3.2 1.2 4.3 1.30 3.56 4.1 0.5
1993 SJO A+ 0 0 0 1 1 1.0 2 0 2 1 0% .000 18.0 0.0 9.0 18.0 2.00 9.00 0.0 0.0
1994 SFN MLB 4 2 0 10 10 54.3 50 16 28 9 37% .240 8.3 2.7 1.5 4.6 1.21 4.47 -2.7 -0.4
1994 PHX AAA 1 0 0 3 3 15.3 14 7 8 2 0% .000 8.2 4.1 1.2 4.7 1.37 1.18 0.0 0.0
1994 SJO A+ 1 0 0 1 1 7.0 6 2 5 0 0% .000 7.7 2.6 0.0 6.4 1.14 0.00 0.0 0.0
1995 CLE MLB 4 2 0 11 10 47.3 63 16 34 8 48% .342 12.0 3.0 1.5 6.5 1.67 6.85 6.0 0.6

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

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
1994-04-04 1994-06-22 60-DL 79 70 Left Elbow Recovery From Surgery Flexor Tendon 1993-09-26 -
1994-02-17 1994-02-17 Off 0 0 Right Knee Surgery Cartilage 1994-02-17 -
1993-08-04 1993-10-04 60-DL 61 55 Left Elbow Surgery Flexor Tendon 1993-09-26 -
1993-07-10 1993-07-10 On-Alr 0 0 Left Elbow Inflammation - -
1993-07-10 1993-07-28 15-DL 18 15 Left Shoulder Inflammation -
1993-04-09 1993-04-29 15-DL 20 19 Left Shoulder Inflammation - -
1992-04-06 1992-05-09 15-DL 33 28 - Low Back Soreness - -
1988-07-17 1988-08-21 15-DL 35 32 Left Elbow Strain Flexors - -
1987-06-08 1987-07-04 15-DL 26 25 Right Knee Surgery Meniscus 1987-06-15 -
1987-05-24 1987-06-02 DTD 9 8 Right Knee Cartilage Injury Meniscus - -

Compensation

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: July 30, 2014Chris Mosch2014-07-30
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: July 29, 2014Daniel Rathman2014-07-29
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Lincecum Conquers AgainDaniel Rathman2014-06-26
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Odrisamer Despaigne's DebutDaniel Rathman2014-06-24
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: The Exception to the RaulR.J. Anderson2014-06-23
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: No Way, JoseR.J. Anderson2014-05-29
This article requires BP Premium accessPainting the Black: Go Fix Yourself, San DiegoR.J. Anderson2014-05-09
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Blue Jays BlastsDaniel Rathman2014-05-09
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Kershaw Comes BackDaniel Rathman2014-05-07
Team Health Reports: Boston Red SoxWill Carroll2005-03-29


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