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Greg Colbrunn 1BD-backs

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Career Summary
Years PA AVG OBP SLG TAv WARP
13 3016 .289 .338 .460 .270 7.2
Birth Date7-26-1969
Height6' 0"
Weight190 lbs
BatsR
ThrowsR
WARP Summary

Standard

YEAR TEAM AGE G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB BB SO HBP SF SH RBI SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP
1992 MON 22 52 180 168 12 45 8 0 2 59 6 34 2 4 0 18 3 2 .268 .294 .351 .260 -1.0 -1.6 -0.3
1993 MON 23 70 164 153 15 39 9 0 4 60 6 33 1 3 1 23 4 2 .255 .282 .392 .246 0.6 -3.0 -0.2
1994 FLO 24 47 168 155 17 47 10 0 6 75 9 27 2 2 0 31 1 1 .303 .345 .484 .279 6.8 4.2 1.1
1995 FLO 25 138 560 528 70 146 22 1 23 239 22 69 6 4 0 89 11 3 .277 .311 .453 .253 3.5 4.1 0.7
1996 FLO 26 141 555 511 60 146 26 2 16 224 25 76 14 5 0 69 4 5 .286 .333 .438 .260 4.1 12.3 1.6
1997 ATL 27 28 58 54 3 15 3 0 2 24 2 11 1 0 1 9 0 0 .278 .316 .444 .256 0.7 0.3 0.1
1997 MIN 27 70 228 217 24 61 14 0 5 90 8 38 1 2 0 26 1 2 .281 .307 .415 .246 -0.4 -2.0 -0.2
1998 ATL 28 28 49 44 6 13 3 0 1 19 2 11 3 0 0 10 1 0 .295 .367 .432 .287 2.5 -0.2 0.2
1998 COL 28 62 131 122 12 38 8 2 2 56 8 23 1 0 0 13 3 3 .311 .359 .459 .262 0.1 1.8 0.2
1999 ARI 29 67 153 135 20 44 5 3 5 70 12 23 4 2 0 24 1 1 .326 .392 .519 .305 10.4 1.2 1.1
2000 ARI 30 116 385 329 48 103 22 1 15 172 43 45 10 3 0 57 0 1 .313 .405 .523 .298 14.8 3.3 1.7
2001 ARI 31 59 110 97 12 28 8 0 4 48 9 14 4 0 0 18 0 0 .289 .373 .495 .289 6.1 -0.5 0.6
2002 ARI 32 72 185 171 30 57 16 2 10 107 13 19 0 1 0 27 0 0 .333 .378 .626 .336 15.4 -0.7 1.5
2003 SEA 33 22 62 58 7 16 1 1 3 28 4 16 0 0 0 7 0 1 .276 .323 .483 .260 -1.6 0.1 -0.1
2004 ARI 34 20 28 27 1 3 0 0 0 3 1 5 0 0 0 1 0 0 .111 .143 .111 .090 -5.8 0.0 -0.6
Career9923016276933780115512981274170444492624222921.289.338.460.27056.119.57.2

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 PA TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ FRAA BRR BVORP BWARP VORP WARP
1988 ROK A 115 455 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .295 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1989 WPB A+ 59 238 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .271 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1989 JAX AA 55 194 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .324 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1990 JAX AA 125 511 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .338 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1992 MON MLB 52 180 .260 .254 .316 .374 .259 .316 99 0 4.7 -2.9 -1.6 -0.3 -1.0 -0.3 -1.0 -0.3
1992 IND AAA 57 228 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .335 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1993 MON MLB 70 164 .246 .267 .324 .401 .260 .294 93 -2.5 4.7 -2.8 -3.0 1.3 0.6 -0.2 0.6 -0.2
1993 WPB A+ 8 35 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .379 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1993 OTT AAA 6 24 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .300 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1994 FLO MLB 47 168 .279 .270 .329 .427 .257 .331 102 3.5 5.1 -3.2 4.2 -1.4 6.8 1.1 6.8 1.1
1994 BRV A+ 7 12 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .500 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1994 EDM AAA 7 18 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .200 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1995 FLO MLB 138 560 .253 .264 .327 .408 .255 .280 100 -4.1 16.8 -10.7 4.1 2.1 3.5 0.7 3.5 0.7
1996 FLO MLB 141 555 .260 .263 .327 .414 .254 .307 99 -0.2 17.2 -10.8 12.3 -3.3 4.1 1.6 4.1 1.6
1997 ATL MLB 28 58 .256 .260 .331 .416 .259 .317 98 -0.2 1.6 -0.8 0.3 -1.2 0.7 0.1 0.7 0.1
1997 MIN MLB 70 228 .246 .278 .343 .430 .267 .318 97 -3.4 6.3 -4 -2.0 -0.7 -0.4 -0.2 -0.4 -0.2
1998 ATL MLB 28 49 .287 .251 .326 .397 .256 .375 94 1.4 1.3 -0.5 -0.2 0.2 2.5 0.2 2.5 0.2
1998 COL MLB 62 131 .262 .263 .332 .407 .257 .371 115 0.3 3.4 -1.8 1.8 -1.3 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.2
1999 ARI MLB 67 153 .305 .275 .347 .440 .265 .358 101 8 4.2 -2.5 1.2 -0.5 10.4 1.1 10.4 1.1
2000 ARI MLB 116 385 .298 .266 .341 .426 .260 .324 99 17.3 10.6 -7.2 3.3 -2.5 14.8 1.7 14.8 1.7
2001 ARI MLB 59 110 .289 .267 .329 .439 .261 .304 99 3.5 3.0 -0.7 -0.5 0.5 6.1 0.6 6.1 0.6
2001 TUC AAA 5 15 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .385 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 ARI MLB 72 185 .336 .260 .330 .415 .262 .329 103 15 4.7 -2.6 -0.7 -0.7 15.4 1.5 15.4 1.5
2002 TUC AAA 6 28 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .350 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 SEA MLB 22 62 .260 .271 .329 .437 .267 .333 95 0 1.7 -1.1 0.1 -1.4 -1.6 -0.1 -1.6 -0.1
2003 EVE A- 1 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .667 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 TAC AAA 3 12 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .222 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 ARI MLB 20 28 .090 .257 .315 .413 .250 .136 99 -5.3 0.8 -0.2 0.0 -1.2 -5.8 -0.6 -5.8 -0.6
2004 TUC AAA 3 10 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .286 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 OKL AAA 11 44 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .242 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO TAv VORP FRAA WARP
1988 ROK A 455 55 111 18 2 7 46 22 60 5 3 .266 .319 .369 .103 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1989 JAX AA 194 21 49 11 1 3 18 13 33 0 1 .275 .332 .399 .124 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1989 WPB A+ 238 20 54 8 0 0 25 6 29 3 1 .237 .263 .272 .035 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1990 JAX AA 511 57 138 29 1 13 76 38 78 1 2 .301 .360 .454 .153 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1992 MON MLB 180 12 45 8 0 2 18 6 34 3 2 .268 .294 .351 .083 .260 -1.0 -1.6 -0.3
1992 IND AAA 228 32 66 19 1 11 48 7 41 1 0 .306 .336 .556 .250 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1993 MON MLB 164 15 39 9 0 4 23 6 33 4 2 .255 .282 .392 .137 .246 0.6 -3.0 -0.2
1993 OTT AAA 24 4 6 1 0 0 8 1 2 1 0 .273 .304 .318 .045 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1993 WPB A+ 35 6 12 2 1 1 5 4 1 0 0 .387 .457 .613 .226 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1994 BRV A+ 12 3 6 2 0 1 2 1 0 0 0 .545 .583 1.000 .455 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1994 FLO MLB 168 17 47 10 0 6 31 9 27 1 1 .303 .345 .484 .181 .279 6.8 4.2 1.1
1994 EDM AAA 18 2 4 0 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 .235 .278 .412 .176 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1995 FLO MLB 560 70 146 22 1 23 89 22 69 11 3 .277 .311 .453 .176 .253 3.5 4.1 0.7
1996 FLO MLB 555 60 146 26 2 16 69 25 76 4 5 .286 .333 .438 .153 .260 4.1 12.3 1.6
1997 MIN MLB 228 24 61 14 0 5 26 8 38 1 2 .281 .307 .415 .134 .246 -0.4 -2.0 -0.2
1997 ATL MLB 58 3 15 3 0 2 9 2 11 0 0 .278 .316 .444 .167 .256 0.7 0.3 0.1
1998 ATL MLB 49 6 13 3 0 1 10 2 11 1 0 .295 .367 .432 .136 .287 2.5 -0.2 0.2
1998 COL MLB 131 12 38 8 2 2 13 8 23 3 3 .311 .359 .459 .148 .262 0.1 1.8 0.2
1999 ARI MLB 153 20 44 5 3 5 24 12 23 1 1 .326 .392 .519 .193 .305 10.4 1.2 1.1
2000 ARI MLB 385 48 103 22 1 15 57 43 45 0 1 .313 .405 .523 .210 .298 14.8 3.3 1.7
2001 TUC AAA 15 1 5 1 0 0 4 2 0 0 0 .385 .467 .462 .077 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2001 ARI MLB 110 12 28 8 0 4 18 9 14 0 0 .289 .373 .495 .206 .289 6.1 -0.5 0.6
2002 TUC AAA 28 6 9 3 0 2 7 3 3 0 0 .360 .429 .720 .360 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 ARI MLB 185 30 57 16 2 10 27 13 19 0 0 .333 .378 .626 .292 .336 15.4 -0.7 1.5
2003 TAC AAA 12 3 3 0 0 1 2 1 1 0 0 .273 .333 .545 .273 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 EVE A- 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .667 .750 1.000 .333 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 SEA MLB 62 7 16 1 1 3 7 4 16 0 1 .276 .323 .483 .207 .260 -1.6 0.1 -0.1
2004 ARI MLB 28 1 3 0 0 0 1 1 5 0 0 .111 .143 .111 .000 .090 -5.8 0.0 -0.6
2004 TUC AAA 10 1 3 1 0 1 5 0 2 0 0 .300 .300 .700 .400 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 OKL AAA 44 3 8 3 0 0 2 4 7 0 0 .200 .273 .275 .075 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0

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
2005-04-05 2005-10-03 60-DL 181 162 - Low Back Surgery Herniated Disk 2005-05-27
2004-09-15 2004-10-04 DTD 19 17 Right Wrist Recovery From Previous Injury Bone Spurs Surgery 2004-07-05 -
2004-06-29 2004-09-15 60-DL 78 69 Right Wrist Surgery Bone Spurs 2004-07-05
2004-05-16 2004-06-21 15-DL 36 33 Right Wrist Inflammation Tendonitis -
2003-07-04 2003-09-28 60-DL 86 77 Right Wrist Surgery Multiple Surgeries - Cartilage Repair 7-15-03 and Tendon Repair In September 2003 2003-07-15
2003-06-09 2003-06-30 15-DL 21 19 Right Abdomen Strain Oblique -
2002-07-18 2002-08-03 15-DL 16 14 Right Lower Leg Strain Calf -
2002-06-17 2002-06-23 DTD 6 5 Left Fingers Fracture Non Displaced 5th Digit - -
2002-04-20 2002-04-24 DTD 4 3 - Low Back Spasms - -
2002-03-26 2002-04-10 15-DL 15 8 Right Elbow Surgery Bone Chips 2002-03-13
2001-06-27 2001-08-17 15-DL 51 43 Left Knee Surgery 2001-07-06
2001-06-06 2001-06-26 15-DL 20 18 Left Knee Contusion -
2000-06-04 2000-06-05 DTD 1 1 Left Elbow Soreness - -
1996-07-24 1996-08-08 15-DL 15 15 Right Wrist Contusion - -
1994-04-09 1994-05-27 15-DL 48 42 Left Knee Surgery Cartilage 1994-04-13 -
1993-07-12 1993-10-03 15-DL 83 73 Right Elbow Surgery Tommy John Surgery 1993-08-10 -
1993-04-05 1993-04-21 15-DL 16 13 Right Elbow Inflammation Bursitis - -
1992-08-02 1992-08-18 15-DL 16 14 - Low Back Strain - -
1991-04-01 1991-10-01 Minors 183 0 Right Elbow Surgery Tommy John Surgery - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2005 TEX $650,000
2004 ARI $2,750,000
2003 SEA $750,000
2002 ARI $1,800,000
2001 ARI $1,600,000
2000 ARI $1,005,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
6 yrPrevious$8,555,000
6 yrTotal$8,555,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
11 y 88 d

Details
  • signed as a free agent from AZ 1/05, 1 year/$0.65M (05) (minor-league contract) acquired in trade from SEA 12/03 04:$2.5M
  • 2 year/$3.6M (03-04) $0.12M bonuses signed as a free agent from AZ 1/03

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BP Chats

DateQuestionAnswer
2008-04-23 13:00:00 (link to chat)Any reason to think John Bowker can keep this up? Or at least be an above average mlb first baseman.
(Tom from Oregon)
No; probalby not -- more of a Greg Colbrunn type? (Kevin Goldstein)


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