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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
9 574 33 32 5 397 4.67 3.9
Birth Date12-29-1972
Height6' 2"
Weight205 lbs
BatsR
ThrowsR
WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA. (For previous card version with FAIR_RA, click here.)
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 H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA WARP
1999 CLE MLB 9 2 25.7 27 10 18 8 .265 106 9.5 3.5 2.8 6.3 38% .250 .274 1.44 7.14 4.56 103 7.18 -0.3
2000 CLE MLB 17 11 62.0 80 31 32 11 .268 102 11.6 4.5 1.6 4.6 51% .318 .281 1.79 6.09 6.24 115 6.46 -0.2
2001 CIN MLB 46 10 129.3 119 60 94 17 .256 102 8.3 4.2 1.2 6.5 58% .266 .256 1.38 4.77 3.97 107 4.22 1.9
2002 CIN 0 22 0 39.3 38 10 24 2 .258 102 8.7 2.3 0.5 5.5 59% .295 .218 1.22 3.08 3.89 0 0.00 0.0
2002 MON 0 30 0 41.0 39 22 33 5 .252 103 8.6 4.8 1.1 7.2 64% .279 .267 1.49 4.75 4.83 0 0.00 0.0
2003 SFN MLB 51 5 100.0 90 39 65 8 .257 97 8.1 3.5 0.7 5.8 56% .275 .240 1.29 3.91 3.96 103 4.07 1.5
2004 SFN MLB 89 0 93.0 90 36 63 6 .257 99 8.7 3.5 0.6 6.1 56% .288 .244 1.35 3.73 3.29 100 3.68 1.9
2005 ATL 0 37 0 30.0 33 17 28 6 .265 99 9.9 5.1 1.8 8.4 39% .321 .289 1.67 5.73 4.20 0 0.00 0.0
2005 SFN 0 32 0 30.3 40 15 25 5 .256 101 11.9 4.5 1.5 7.4 54% .361 .311 1.81 5.17 6.53 0 0.00 0.0
2006 BAL 0 12 0 12.3 21 13 9 1 .259 111 15.3 9.5 0.7 6.6 46% .444 .341 2.76 6.68 13.86 0 0.00 0.0
2006 SDN 0 6 0 7.7 11 1 5 1 .271 80 12.9 1.2 1.2 5.9 52% .385 .339 1.57 4.67 9.39 0 0.00 0.0
2007 NYA MLB 3 0 3.3 8 2 1 0 .269 98 21.6 5.4 0.0 2.7 35% .471 .441 3.00 5.41 13.50 110 16.94 -0.4
2002 TOT MLB 52 0 80.3 77 32 57 7 .255 103 8.6 3.6 0.8 6.4 61% .287 .244 1.36 3.94 4.37 104 4.20 1.0
2005 TOT MLB 69 0 60.3 73 32 53 11 .260 100 10.9 4.8 1.6 7.9 47% .343 .300 1.74 5.44 5.37 104 6.39 -0.6
2006 TOT MLB 18 0 20.0 32 14 14 2 .263 99 14.4 6.3 0.9 6.3 48% .423 .340 2.30 5.91 12.15 112 8.82 -0.7
CareerMLB35428574.059625639770.2591019.34.01.16.254%.296.2641.484.704.671065.044.1

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 H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA
1994 CSC A 12 12 78.7 52 26 84 2 .000 5.9 3.0 0.2 9.6 0% .000 .000 0.99 2.59 1.72
1994 HUD A- 4 4 19.7 14 6 15 0 .000 6.4 2.7 0.0 6.9 0% .000 .000 1.02 2.79 3.20
1995 PCH A+ 27 27 173.7 170 62 110 16 .000 8.8 3.2 0.8 5.7 0% .000 .000 1.34 4.11 3.89
1996 PCH A+ 23 21 145.0 148 40 86 11 .000 9.2 2.5 0.7 5.3 0% .000 .000 1.30 3.90 3.79
1996 TUL AA 5 5 33.3 35 10 16 4 .000 9.5 2.7 1.1 4.3 0% .000 .000 1.35 4.76 3.78
1997 TUL AA 23 23 140.0 156 42 103 13 .000 10.0 2.7 0.8 6.6 0% .324 .000 1.41 4.31 5.21
1997 OKL AAA 4 3 18.7 30 8 7 3 .000 14.4 3.9 1.4 3.4 0% .370 .000 2.03 5.73 7.22
1998 AKR AA 23 23 155.7 142 38 91 9 .000 8.2 2.2 0.5 5.3 0% .000 .000 1.16 3.51 3.01
1999 CLE MLB 9 2 25.7 27 10 18 8 .265 106 9.5 3.5 2.8 6.3 38% .250 .274 1.44 7.14 4.56
1999 BUF AAA 27 27 160.0 164 59 76 23 .000 9.2 3.3 1.3 4.3 0% .000 .000 1.39 5.56 4.72
2000 CLE MLB 17 11 62.0 80 31 32 11 .268 102 11.6 4.5 1.6 4.6 51% .318 .281 1.79 6.09 6.24
2000 BUF AAA 16 15 101.3 99 24 68 7 .000 8.8 2.1 0.6 6.0 0% .000 .000 1.21 3.43 3.11
2001 CIN MLB 46 10 129.3 119 60 94 17 .256 102 8.3 4.2 1.2 6.5 58% .266 .256 1.38 4.77 3.97
2001 LOU AAA 2 2 11.0 12 2 11 1 .000 9.8 1.6 0.8 9.0 0% .000 .000 1.27 2.89 4.09
2002 CIN MLB 22 0 39.3 38 10 24 2 .258 102 8.7 2.3 0.5 5.5 59% .295 .218 1.22 3.08 3.89
2002 MON MLB 30 0 41.0 39 22 33 5 .252 103 8.6 4.8 1.1 7.2 64% .279 .267 1.49 4.75 4.83
2003 SFN MLB 51 5 100.0 90 39 65 8 .257 97 8.1 3.5 0.7 5.8 56% .275 .240 1.29 3.91 3.96
2004 SFN MLB 89 0 93.0 90 36 63 6 .257 99 8.7 3.5 0.6 6.1 56% .288 .244 1.35 3.73 3.29
2005 ATL MLB 37 0 30.0 33 17 28 6 .265 99 9.9 5.1 1.8 8.4 39% .321 .289 1.67 5.73 4.20
2005 SFN MLB 32 0 30.3 40 15 25 5 .256 101 11.9 4.5 1.5 7.4 54% .361 .311 1.81 5.17 6.53
2005 GWN AAA 4 0 4.0 1 2 1 0 .261 48 2.2 4.5 0.0 2.2 55% .091 .005 0.75 4.21 2.25
2006 BAL MLB 12 0 12.3 21 13 9 1 .259 111 15.3 9.5 0.7 6.6 46% .444 .341 2.76 6.68 13.86
2006 SDN MLB 6 0 7.7 11 1 5 1 .271 80 12.9 1.2 1.2 5.9 52% .385 .339 1.57 4.67 9.39
2006 ABQ AAA 15 0 18.1 20 3 13 3 .267 121 9.9 1.5 1.5 6.5 59% .309 .230 1.27 4.89 3.98
2006 POR AAA 24 0 34.0 37 18 28 5 .271 103 9.8 4.8 1.3 7.4 54% .329 .304 1.62 5.46 5.03
2007 NYA MLB 3 0 3.3 8 2 1 0 .269 98 21.6 5.4 0.0 2.7 35% .471 .441 3.00 5.41 13.50
2007 IND AAA 6 0 7.3 9 2 4 0 .257 88 11.1 2.5 0.0 4.9 53% .333 .263 1.51 2.91 3.70
2007 SWB AAA 38 0 47.7 44 13 45 2 .264 91 8.3 2.5 0.4 8.5 61% .336 .218 1.19 3.03 2.26
2008 IOW AAA 17 0 19.0 25 11 11 2 .255 115 11.8 5.2 0.9 5.2 54% .354 .285 1.89 5.44 4.26
2008 LOU AAA 17 0 25.0 27 11 28 1 .269 82 9.7 4.0 0.4 10.1 65% .344 .260 1.52 3.04 2.88
2008 ROU AAA 2 0 3.0 4 0 5 0 .254 101 12.0 0.0 0.0 15.0 56% .444 .356 1.33 0.16 0.00
2008 HRO npb 21 0 20.3 26 8 13 0 .000 11.5 3.5 0.0 5.8 0% .377 .000 1.67 2.83 3.99
2009 ORI Wnt 6 3 19.3 20 9 15 0 .000 9.3 4.2 0.0 7.0 0% .339 .000 1.50 3.53 3.26

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  —  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

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2006 BAL $700,000
2005 SFN, ATL $625,000
2004 SFN $662,500
2002 CIN, MON $250,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
4 yrPrevious$2,237,500
4 yrTotal$2,237,500

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
6 y 23 dRex Gary

Details
  • acquired in trade from CIN (for cash) 5/30/08
  • signed as a free agent from NYY 12/07 (minor-league contract)
  • optioned to Triple-A 8/15/07
  • contract purchased 8/6/07
  • signed as a free agent from PIT 5/07
  • signed as a free agent from SD 12/06 (minor-league contract)
  • designated for assignment 5/06 contract purchased 5/06
  • signed as a free agent from BAL 5/06 (minor-league contract)
  • designated for assignment 5/06 contract purchased 3/06 signed as a free agent from ATL 1/06, 1 year/$0.7M (06) (minor-league contract)
  • non-tendered 12/05 contract purchased 9/05 assigned Triple-A, designated for assignment 8/05
  • signed as a free agent from SF 6/05 released 6/05 2 year/$1.825M (04-05) $75K signing bonus, 04:$0.625M, 05:$1.125M
  • recalled 3/03 optioned to Triple-A 3/03 acquired in trade from MON 3/03 re-signed 3/03 acquired in trade from CIN 7/02 1 year/$0.25M (02) 3/02 optioned 5/01

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