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Ricky Bottalico PPhillies

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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
12 628.7 33 42 116 575 3.99 3.1
Birth Date8-26-1969
Height6' 1"
Weight200 lbs
BatsL
ThrowsR
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
1994 PHI 24 3 0 3.0 0.0 3.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 13 3 0 0 0 3 1 1 0 3 0.00 2.07 1.61 1.4 0.1
1995 PHI 25 62 0 87.7 0.0 87.7 5 3 1 4 0 0 350 50 25 24 7 80 42 39 4 87 2.46 3.69 4.69 6.7 0.6
1996 PHI 26 61 0 67.7 0.0 67.7 4 5 34 4 0 0 269 47 24 24 6 80 23 21 2 74 3.19 3.17 3.99 8.8 0.8
1997 PHI 27 69 0 74.0 0.0 74.0 2 5 34 7 0 0 324 68 31 30 7 104 42 38 2 89 3.65 3.68 4.04 9.2 0.9
1998 PHI 28 39 0 43.3 0.0 43.3 1 5 6 1 0 0 206 54 31 31 7 89 25 20 1 27 6.44 5.72 6.66 -4.7 -0.5
1999 SLN 29 68 0 73.3 0.0 73.3 3 7 20 9 0 0 347 83 45 40 8 131 49 48 3 66 4.91 4.82 5.17 4.4 0.4
2000 KCA 30 62 0 72.7 0.0 72.7 9 6 16 9 0 0 319 65 40 39 12 120 41 38 2 56 4.83 5.60 6.03 1.5 0.1
2001 PHI 31 66 0 67.0 0.0 67.0 3 4 3 5 0 0 281 58 31 29 11 110 25 23 4 57 3.90 4.74 5.54 -2.2 -0.2
2002 PHI 32 30 0 27.3 0.0 27.3 0 3 0 1 0 0 128 33 16 14 3 53 13 11 2 24 4.61 4.19 4.73 1.3 0.1
2003 ARI 33 2 0 1.7 0.0 1.7 1 0 0 0 0 0 10 3 1 1 0 4 2 1 0 2 5.40 4.17 3.41 0.5 0.1
2004 NYN 34 60 0 69.3 0.0 69.3 3 2 0 5 0 0 296 54 30 26 3 76 34 27 4 61 3.38 3.40 3.67 9.7 1.0
2005 MIL 35 40 0 41.7 0.0 41.7 2 2 2 4 0 0 187 43 24 21 7 68 19 19 3 29 4.54 5.37 6.50 -3.7 -0.4
Career5620628.70.0628.733421164900273056129827971918316286275753.994.334.9733.13.1

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
1994 PHI MLB 3 0 3.0 1.61 165 .206 .260 .320 .395 .248 .333 98 1.4 0.1 1.4 0.1
1995 PHI MLB 62 0 87.7 4.69 100 .194 .265 .333 .412 .259 .205 100 6.6 0.6 6.7 0.6
1996 PHI MLB 61 0 67.7 3.99 113 .211 .264 .330 .413 .253 .250 98 9.2 0.9 8.8 0.8
1997 PHI MLB 69 0 74.0 4.04 113 .248 .269 .340 .424 .265 .332 101 9.3 0.9 9.2 0.9
1998 PHI MLB 39 0 43.3 6.66 56 .296 .265 .334 .413 .260 .322 100 -4.7 -0.5 -4.7 -0.5
1999 SLN MLB 68 0 73.3 5.17 96 .282 .274 .346 .437 .264 .339 100 3.6 0.3 4.4 0.4
2000 KCA MLB 62 0 72.7 6.03 89 .264 .275 .347 .443 .265 .255 102 1.5 0.1 1.5 0.1
2001 PHI MLB 66 0 67.0 5.54 74 .264 .263 .331 .424 .262 .255 93 -2.3 -0.2 -2.2 -0.2
2002 PHI MLB 30 0 27.3 4.73 92 .293 .260 .331 .410 .259 .349 97 1.3 0.1 1.3 0.1
2003 ARI MLB 2 0 1.7 3.41 132 .325 .269 .345 .445 .267 .500 109 0.5 0.1 0.5 0.1
2004 NYN MLB 60 0 69.3 3.67 116 .233 .263 .332 .426 .264 .263 93 9.6 0.9 9.7 1.0
2005 MIL MLB 40 0 41.7 6.50 55 .278 .267 .335 .426 .266 .279 98 -3.7 -0.4 -3.7 -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
1994 PHI MLB 0 0 0 3 0 3.0 3 1 3 0 11% .333 9.0 3.0 0.0 9.0 1.33 0.00 1.4 0.1
1995 PHI MLB 5 3 1 62 0 87.7 50 42 87 7 47% .205 5.1 4.3 0.7 8.9 1.05 2.46 6.7 0.6
1996 PHI MLB 4 5 34 61 0 67.7 47 23 74 6 41% .250 6.3 3.1 0.8 9.8 1.03 3.19 8.8 0.8
1997 PHI MLB 2 5 34 69 0 74.0 68 42 89 7 48% .332 8.3 5.1 0.9 10.8 1.49 3.65 9.2 0.9
1998 PHI MLB 1 5 6 39 0 43.3 54 25 27 7 35% .322 11.2 5.2 1.5 5.6 1.82 6.44 -4.7 -0.5
1999 SLN MLB 3 7 20 68 0 73.3 83 49 66 8 42% .339 10.2 6.0 1.0 8.1 1.80 4.91 4.4 0.4
2000 KCA MLB 9 6 16 62 0 72.7 65 41 56 12 50% .255 8.1 5.1 1.5 6.9 1.46 4.83 1.5 0.1
2001 PHI MLB 3 4 3 66 0 67.0 58 25 57 11 46% .255 7.8 3.4 1.5 7.7 1.24 3.90 -2.2 -0.2
2002 PHI MLB 0 3 0 30 0 27.3 33 13 24 3 53% .349 10.9 4.3 1.0 7.9 1.68 4.61 1.3 0.1
2003 ARI MLB 1 0 0 2 0 1.7 3 2 2 0 33% .500 16.2 10.8 0.0 10.8 3.00 5.40 0.5 0.1
2004 NYN MLB 3 2 0 60 0 69.3 54 34 61 3 41% .263 7.0 4.4 0.4 7.9 1.27 3.38 9.7 1.0
2005 MIL MLB 2 2 2 40 0 41.7 43 19 29 7 49% .279 9.3 4.1 1.5 6.3 1.49 4.54 -3.7 -0.4

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
2002-06-23 2002-09-30 60-DL 99 90 Right Shoulder Surgery Labrum 2002-06-28
2001-06-29 2001-07-21 15-DL 22 18 Right Shoulder Inflammation - -
2000-08-18 2000-08-27 DTD 9 9 Left Abdomen Strain Oblique - -
2000-04-06 2000-04-10 DTD 4 4 Left Knee Soreness - -
1998-04-23 1998-07-01 15-DL 69 62 Right Elbow Surgery Bone Spur 1998-04-27 -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2005 MIL $800,000
2002 PHI $1,500,000
2001 PHI $1,500,000
2000 KCA $1,500,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
4 yrPrevious$5,300,000
4 yrTotal$5,300,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
10 yGreg Clifton

Details
  • signed as a free agent from BOS 1/06 (minor-league contract)
  • signed as a free agent from MIL 8/05 (minor-league contract) designated for assignment 7/05 signed as a free agent from NYM 1/05, 1 year/$0.8M (05)
  • contract purchased 5/04 assigned Triple-A 4/04 signed as a free agent from AZ 2/04 (minor-league contract), 1 year/$0.5M (04)+$0.3M bonuses
  • designated for assignment 6/03 contract purchased 6/03 signed as a free agent from PHI 1/03 (minor-league contract)
  • PHI declined 03 option 10/02
  • 1 year/$1.5M (02)+bonuses+$1.75M 03 club option
  • 01:1 year/$1.5M rejected arb 12/01

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