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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
6 87.7 3 0 1 62 6.16 -0.7
Birth Date5-13-1978
Height6' 2"
Weight250 lbs
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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
2002 KCA 24 26 0 25.0 0.0 25.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 121 26 19 17 2 40 19 16 1 20 6.12 4.90 5.34 1.7 0.2
2003 KCA 25 9 0 10.3 0.0 10.3 1 0 0 0 0 0 52 12 11 11 2 21 9 9 0 8 9.58 6.67 6.68 -1.0 -0.1
2004 KCA 26 9 0 7.3 0.0 7.3 0 0 1 0 0 0 30 4 3 3 0 5 7 7 0 7 3.68 4.11 6.34 -0.4 -0.0
2005 TEX 27 4 0 4.0 0.0 4.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 19 2 5 5 0 2 6 6 0 4 11.25 5.55 6.05 -0.2 -0.0
2007 CHA 29 45 0 35.7 0.0 35.7 1 0 0 7 0 0 170 36 23 20 5 60 24 23 3 18 5.05 6.39 7.59 -6.6 -0.6
2008 BAL 30 4 0 5.3 0.0 5.3 0 0 0 0 0 0 30 9 4 4 2 17 6 6 0 5 6.75 9.54 6.95 -0.6 -0.1
Career97087.70.087.73018004228965601114571674626.165.966.61-7.1-0.7

Advanced

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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
2000 CWV A 11 0 14.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 SPO A- 10 0 14.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 WIL A+ 2 0 2.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2001 WIL A+ 37 0 57.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2001 WIC AA 7 0 12.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 KCA MLB 26 0 25.0 5.34 99 .289 .262 .318 .421 .256 .304 109 1.7 0.2 1.7 0.2
2002 WIC AA 23 0 34.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .236 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 OMA AAA 12 0 13.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .154 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 KCA MLB 9 0 10.3 6.68 65 .319 .261 .328 .428 .262 .303 100 -1.0 -0.1 -1.0 -0.1
2003 OMA AAA 34 0 36.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .370 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 KCA MLB 9 0 7.3 6.34 74 .210 .255 .314 .395 .244 .250 100 -0.4 -0.0 -0.4 -0.0
2004 OMA AAA 38 0 47.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .264 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 TEX MLB 4 0 4.0 6.05 83 .240 .282 .326 .456 .260 .222 110 -0.2 -0.0 -0.2 -0.0
2006 BAK A+ 6 0 10.2 3.73 131 .207 .243 .319 .327 .251 .333 41 2.7 0.3 2.7 0.3
2006 OKL AAA 31 0 35.0 6.19 63 .334 .269 .341 .416 .266 .346 94 -2.3 -0.2 -2.3 -0.2
2006 RNG Rk 1 0 1.0 2.38 159 .180 .270 .354 .391 .280 .200 108 0.7 0.1 0.7 0.1
2007 CHA MLB 45 0 35.7 7.59 49 .284 .276 .342 .438 .269 .258 103 -6.6 -0.6 -6.6 -0.6
2007 CHR AAA 23 0 28.0 2.96 129 .231 .259 .325 .388 .257 .294 93 6.8 0.7 6.8 0.7
2008 BAL MLB 4 0 5.3 6.95 64 .375 .270 .335 .427 .262 .412 108 -0.6 -0.1 -0.6 -0.1
2008 NOR AAA 34 9 85.3 5.57 60 .289 .264 .337 .415 .268 .291 83 -7.1 -0.7 -7.1 -0.7

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
2000 CWV A 0 0 4 11 0 14.3 6 7 17 0 0% .000 3.8 4.4 0.0 10.7 0.91 1.89 0.0 0.0
2000 WIL A+ 0 1 0 2 0 2.0 3 5 3 0 0% .000 13.5 22.5 0.0 13.5 4.00 18.00 0.0 0.0
2000 SPO A- 2 0 2 10 0 14.0 5 9 15 0 0% .000 3.2 5.8 0.0 9.6 1.00 0.64 0.0 0.0
2001 WIC AA 0 0 0 7 0 12.0 9 2 14 2 0% .000 6.8 1.5 1.5 10.5 0.92 3.75 0.0 0.0
2001 WIL A+ 0 1 13 37 0 57.7 41 31 80 1 0% .000 6.4 4.8 0.2 12.5 1.25 1.72 0.0 0.0
2002 KCA MLB 1 0 0 26 0 25.0 26 19 20 2 53% .304 9.4 6.8 0.7 7.2 1.80 6.12 1.7 0.2
2002 OMA AAA 1 0 8 12 0 13.7 4 7 17 0 0% .154 2.6 4.6 0.0 11.2 0.80 0.00 0.0 0.0
2002 WIC AA 1 1 8 23 0 34.3 17 15 47 0 0% .236 4.5 3.9 0.0 12.3 0.93 1.31 0.0 0.0
2003 KCA MLB 1 0 0 9 0 10.3 12 9 8 2 34% .303 10.5 7.8 1.7 7.0 2.03 9.58 -1.0 -0.1
2003 OMA AAA 1 2 5 34 0 36.7 39 25 44 2 0% .370 9.6 6.1 0.5 10.8 1.74 4.90 0.0 0.0
2004 KCA MLB 0 0 1 9 0 7.3 4 7 7 0 44% .250 4.9 8.6 0.0 8.6 1.50 3.68 -0.4 -0.0
2004 OMA AAA 3 4 7 38 0 47.3 33 30 60 4 0% .264 6.3 5.7 0.8 11.4 1.33 4.38 0.0 0.0
2005 TEX MLB 0 0 0 4 0 4.0 2 6 4 0 44% .222 4.5 13.5 0.0 9.0 2.00 11.25 -0.2 -0.0
2006 OKL AAA 3 2 0 31 0 35.0 44 22 37 8 39% .346 11.3 5.7 2.1 9.5 1.89 6.17 -2.3 -0.2
2006 BAK A+ 2 0 0 6 0 10.2 6 5 10 0 33% .333 5.3 4.4 0.0 8.8 1.08 2.65 2.7 0.3
2006 RNG Rk 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 1 0 1 0 80% .200 9.0 0.0 0.0 9.0 1.00 0.00 0.7 0.1
2007 CHR AAA 1 3 9 23 0 28.0 24 9 32 2 46% .294 7.7 2.9 0.6 10.3 1.18 2.89 6.8 0.7
2007 CHA MLB 1 0 0 45 0 35.7 36 24 18 5 46% .258 9.1 6.1 1.3 4.5 1.68 5.05 -6.6 -0.6
2008 BAL MLB 0 0 0 4 0 5.3 9 6 5 2 47% .412 15.2 10.1 3.4 8.4 2.81 6.75 -0.6 -0.1
2008 NOR AAA 8 4 1 34 9 85.3 82 54 60 4 40% .291 8.7 5.7 0.4 6.3 1.59 4.54 -7.1 -0.7

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 63 0.3810 0.4603 0.9310 0.8333 0.2308 0.9000 1.0000 0.0690
Career630.3810.46030.9310.83330.23080.910.069

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2005-04-17 2005-10-02 60-DL 168 149 Right Elbow Surgery Tommy John Surgery 2005-05-16

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2005 TEX $319,500
2003 KCA $304,500
YearsDescriptionSalary
2 yrPrevious$624,000
2 yrTotal$624,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
2 y 90 d

Details
  • sent outright to Triple-A 7/9/08 designated for assignment 7/5/08 contract purchased 6/22/08 signed as a free agent from CHW 12/07 (minor-league contract)
  • FA after refused Triple-A sent outright to 10/26/07
  • contract purchased 6/4/07
  • signed as a free agent from TX 1/07 (minor-league contract)
  • sent to minor-league camp 3/06 sent outright to Triple-A 10/05 signed 2/05, 1 year/$0.3195M (05) claimed off waivers from SD 1/05 acquired in trade from KC 11/04 optioned to Triple-A 8/04 recalled 7/04 optioned to Triple-A 3/04 re-signed 3/04 (split contract) optioned to Triple-A 6/03 recalled 6/03 optioned to Triple-A 5/03
  • 1 year/$0.3045M (03)
  • optioned 8/02 contract purchased 6/02
  • `00 11-314

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This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: AL East NRI ReviewChristina Kahrl2008-02-19
Spring Training Preview: AL CentralJoe Sheehan2008-02-06
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This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: April 14-19, 2005Christina Kahrl2005-04-21
Prospectus Triple Play: Boston Red Sox, Cincinnati Reds, San Diego PadresThomas Gorman2005-04-14
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: The Wests, etc.Christina Kahrl2005-03-25
Prospectus Triple Play: Boston Red Sox, Cincinnati Reds, San Diego PadresBaseball Prospectus2004-12-27
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This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 29-31, 2004Christina Kahrl2004-04-03
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: AL Mid-Season ReviewJoe Sheehan2003-07-21
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This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: May 1-7, 2003Christina Kahrl2003-05-09
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: Feel the LoveJoe Sheehan2003-04-28
Not-in-Book Players: 37 Guys We MissedBaseball Prospectus2003-04-11
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This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: AL Central PreviewJoe Sheehan2003-03-26
This article requires BP Premium accessTeam Health Reports: Team Health Report: Kansas City RoyalsWill Carroll2003-02-23
Transaction Analysis: September 16-24, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-09-26
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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, Ryan Bukvich threw 525 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2007 and 2008, all of them occuring in the MLB Regular Season. In 2008, he relied primarily on his Sinker (94mph) and Fourseam Fastball (94mph), also mixing in a Slider (85mph) and Change (83mph).