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Career Summary
Years PA AVG OBP SLG TAv WARP
13 5939 .255 .345 .482 .285 15
Birth Date9-21-1963
Height6' 3"
Weight230 lbs
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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
1985 TOR 21 30 81 74 6 23 4 0 4 39 6 16 0 1 0 16 0 0 .311 .358 .527 .326 6.6 0.2 0.7
1986 TOR 22 34 90 83 7 13 2 0 4 27 6 27 1 0 0 13 0 0 .157 .222 .325 .202 -4.6 0.1 -0.5
1987 TOR 23 82 197 175 30 47 7 1 14 98 20 48 1 1 0 32 0 1 .269 .345 .560 .296 9.0 -0.2 0.9
1988 TOR 24 74 190 174 24 40 6 1 9 75 14 53 1 1 0 23 0 1 .230 .289 .431 .257 -3.1 -1.1 -0.5
1990 DET 26 159 673 573 104 159 25 1 51 339 90 182 5 5 0 132 0 1 .277 .377 .592 .332 47.9 -2.9 4.8
1991 DET 27 162 712 624 102 163 25 0 44 320 78 151 6 4 0 133 0 0 .261 .347 .513 .306 35.3 -6.2 3.1
1992 DET 28 155 676 594 80 145 22 0 35 272 73 151 2 7 0 124 0 0 .244 .325 .458 .289 15.1 3.9 2.1
1993 DET 29 154 672 573 80 153 23 0 30 266 90 125 4 5 0 117 0 1 .267 .368 .464 .279 11.9 -10.9 0.1
1994 DET 30 109 481 425 67 110 16 2 28 214 50 110 2 4 0 90 0 0 .259 .337 .504 .277 12.3 12.7 2.4
1995 DET 31 136 578 494 70 120 18 1 31 233 75 116 5 4 0 82 0 1 .243 .346 .472 .275 11.2 3.2 1.4
1996 DET 32 107 460 391 55 97 12 0 26 187 63 91 3 3 0 80 2 0 .248 .354 .478 .273 7.1 -2.5 0.4
1996 NYA 32 53 228 200 30 52 8 0 13 99 24 48 2 2 0 37 0 0 .260 .342 .495 .271 4.7 -0.4 0.4
1997 NYA 33 98 425 361 40 94 15 0 13 148 51 87 7 6 0 61 0 0 .260 .358 .410 .275 5.4 -0.2 0.5
1998 ANA 34 103 439 381 48 92 16 1 17 161 52 98 3 3 0 68 0 1 .241 .335 .423 .263 2.2 -6.5 -0.4
1998 CLE 34 14 37 35 1 5 1 0 0 6 1 13 1 0 0 0 0 0 .143 .189 .171 .140 -5.0 -0.3 -0.5
Career147059395157744131320073192484693131643460100826.255.345.482.285156.0-11.015.0

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
1982 BUT Rk 69 319 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .356 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1983 FLO A 140 567 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .354 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1984 KIN A+ 61 255 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .275 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1984 KNX AA 64 262 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .285 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1985 TOR MLB 30 81 .326 .263 .322 .409 .266 .345 98 5.3 2.2 -1.3 0.2 -0.2 6.6 0.7 6.6 0.7
1985 KNX AA 96 414 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .338 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1986 TOR MLB 34 90 .202 .265 .334 .402 .269 .173 99 -5.3 2.5 -1.5 0.1 -0.2 -4.6 -0.5 -4.6 -0.5
1986 SYR AAA 88 363 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .338 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1987 TOR MLB 82 197 .296 .267 .327 .423 .264 .289 99 7.7 5.8 -3.6 -0.2 -1.0 9.0 0.9 9.0 0.9
1988 TOR MLB 74 190 .257 .264 .319 .397 .265 .274 102 -0.5 5.0 -3 -1.1 -4.0 -3.1 -0.5 -3.1 -0.5
1990 DET MLB 159 673 .332 .260 .324 .390 .262 .313 102 48.3 18.1 -11.5 -2.9 -0.9 47.9 4.8 47.9 4.8
1991 DET MLB 162 712 .306 .258 .324 .397 .265 .275 103 32.3 19.3 -12.4 -6.2 -0.9 35.3 3.1 35.3 3.1
1992 DET MLB 155 676 .289 .259 .325 .386 .265 .265 103 18.8 17.5 -11.2 3.9 -4.4 15.1 2.1 15.1 2.1
1993 DET MLB 154 672 .279 .265 .335 .407 .263 .291 103 13.4 19.3 -12.4 -10.9 -6.9 11.9 0.1 11.9 0.1
1994 DET MLB 109 481 .277 .271 .340 .430 .264 .282 103 8.9 14.6 -9.4 12.7 -2.8 12.3 2.4 12.3 2.4
1995 DET MLB 136 578 .275 .266 .342 .420 .264 .254 102 10 17.3 -11.1 3.2 -3.7 11.2 1.4 11.2 1.4
1996 DET MLB 107 460 .273 .278 .351 .450 .271 .256 99 6.9 14.2 -9.1 -2.5 -4.7 7.1 0.4 7.1 0.4
1996 NYA MLB 53 228 .271 .277 .349 .443 .270 .277 100 2.8 7.0 -4.5 -0.4 -0.1 4.7 0.4 4.7 0.4
1997 NYA MLB 98 425 .275 .268 .337 .425 .264 .303 96 7.1 11.7 -8 -0.2 -5.8 5.4 0.5 5.4 0.5
1998 ANA MLB 103 439 .263 .272 .337 .432 .265 .279 95 1.3 11.9 -8.4 -6.5 -1.8 2.2 -0.4 2.2 -0.4
1998 CLE MLB 14 37 .140 .266 .333 .421 .261 .227 106 -4.9 1.0 -0.7 -0.3 -0.4 -5.0 -0.5 -5.0 -0.5

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
1982 BUT Rk 319 73 88 28 0 20 68 37 62 3 0 .322 .418 .645 .322 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1983 FLO A 567 81 156 28 2 16 94 58 90 2 2 .312 .388 .472 .160 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1984 KNX AA 262 33 60 12 2 9 44 22 48 0 1 .254 .320 .436 .182 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1984 KIN A+ 255 42 63 12 1 19 49 28 44 2 1 .284 .365 .604 .320 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1985 KNX AA 414 52 106 26 2 18 81 45 83 0 0 .294 .377 .526 .233 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1985 TOR MLB 81 6 23 4 0 4 16 6 16 0 0 .311 .358 .527 .216 .326 6.6 0.2 0.7
1986 SYR AAA 363 47 91 13 3 18 68 32 91 0 0 .280 .350 .505 .225 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1986 TOR MLB 90 7 13 2 0 4 13 6 27 0 0 .157 .222 .325 .169 .202 -4.6 0.1 -0.5
1987 TOR MLB 197 30 47 7 1 14 32 20 48 0 1 .269 .345 .560 .291 .296 9.0 -0.2 0.9
1988 TOR MLB 190 24 40 6 1 9 23 14 53 0 1 .230 .289 .431 .201 .257 -3.1 -1.1 -0.5
1990 DET MLB 673 104 159 25 1 51 132 90 182 0 1 .277 .377 .592 .314 .332 47.9 -2.9 4.8
1991 DET MLB 712 102 163 25 0 44 133 78 151 0 0 .261 .347 .513 .252 .306 35.3 -6.2 3.1
1992 DET MLB 676 80 145 22 0 35 124 73 151 0 0 .244 .325 .458 .214 .289 15.1 3.9 2.1
1993 DET MLB 672 80 153 23 0 30 117 90 125 0 1 .267 .368 .464 .197 .279 11.9 -10.9 0.1
1994 DET MLB 481 67 110 16 2 28 90 50 110 0 0 .259 .337 .504 .245 .277 12.3 12.7 2.4
1995 DET MLB 578 70 120 18 1 31 82 75 116 0 1 .243 .346 .472 .229 .275 11.2 3.2 1.4
1996 NYA MLB 228 30 52 8 0 13 37 24 48 0 0 .260 .342 .495 .235 .271 4.7 -0.4 0.4
1996 DET MLB 460 55 97 12 0 26 80 63 91 2 0 .248 .354 .478 .230 .273 7.1 -2.5 0.4
1997 NYA MLB 425 40 94 15 0 13 61 51 87 0 0 .260 .358 .410 .150 .275 5.4 -0.2 0.5
1998 ANA MLB 439 48 92 16 1 17 68 52 98 0 1 .241 .335 .423 .181 .263 2.2 -6.5 -0.4
1998 CLE MLB 37 1 5 1 0 0 0 1 13 0 0 .143 .189 .171 .029 .140 -5.0 -0.3 -0.5

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
1997-07-16 1997-09-16 15-DL 62 57 Right Thumb Surgery Fracture 1997-07-17 -

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BP Articles

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This article requires BP Premium accessPebble Hunting: My Book Report on a Video of the Longest Home Runs HitSam Miller2013-08-19
The Lineup Card: 11 Favorite Baserunning MemoriesBaseball Prospectus2013-04-24
Wezen-Ball: Globicide, or Murdering a BaseballLarry Granillo2013-03-13
BP Unfiltered: Home Runs at Home, ReduxGeoff Young2012-09-13
The BP Wayback Machine: Setting the Stage for 2005: SteroidsNate Silver2012-08-17
The BP Wayback Machine: What is a Deadline Trade Worth?, Part 1Steven Goldman2012-07-27
This article requires BP Premium accessWestern Front: Attending to Center FieldGeoff Young2012-05-29
Prospectus Review: Out of the Park Baseball 13Craig Brown2012-05-02
This article requires BP Premium accessInside The Park: Why We Want Players to Remember the PastBradford Doolittle2012-01-26
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: The Class of 2012: The Catch-AllJay Jaffe2012-01-04
Internet Baseball Awards: American LeagueGreg Spira2011-11-18
BP Unfiltered: The Paper Trail 6/28John Perrotto2011-06-28
Prospectus Hit and Run: The Yankees' Virgin SpringJay Jaffe2011-06-27
This article requires BP Premium accessThe BP Broadside: Those Who Refuse to Learn From the Past are Condemned to Become Joe GirardiSteven Goldman2011-06-01
Wezen-Ball: Baseball When You're 10Larry Granillo2011-04-12
Baseball ProGUESTus: Scrutinizing SabeanGrant Brisbee2011-03-25
This article requires BP Premium accessBetween The Numbers: The Rule X DraftJeremy Greenhouse2011-03-18
Prospectus Q&A: Ken Burns David Laurila2010-09-27
Prospectus Q&A: Dave Niehaus and Rick RizzsDavid Laurila2010-09-10
Ahead in the Count: The Clutch and The ShiftedMatt Swartz2010-08-27
Prospectus Q&A: On Trammell and WhitakerDavid Laurila2010-08-13
Transaction Action: Remembering The KidChristina Kahrl2010-06-04
Out of the Park: Reviewing OOTP 11 Marc Normandin2010-04-27
This article requires BP Premium accessAhead in the Count: Ryan Howard and the New MORPMatt Swartz2010-04-27
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Feeling ClingyChristina Kahrl2010-02-15
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: 10 Men OutJay Jaffe2010-01-13
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: Royal PainsSteven Goldman2009-07-14
Prospectus Idol Entry: Ryan Howard, Swinging Hard in Case He Hits ItMatt Swartz2009-06-14
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Q&A: Rob DeerDavid Laurila2009-04-12
Prospectus Q&A: Cito GastonDavid Laurila2008-09-07
Prospectus Q&A: Travis FrymanDavid Laurila2008-08-03
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Preview: Monday's Games to WatchCaleb Peiffer2008-05-05
This article requires BP Premium accessSchrodinger's Bat: Reminiscing with SFRDan Fox2008-03-27
The Week in Quotes: February 25-March 2Alex Carnevale2008-03-03
This article requires BP Premium accessSchrodinger's Bat: For the Sake of CompletenessDan Fox2008-01-17
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Matchups: The FreshmenJim Baker2007-11-30
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Matchups: Fight the Powers That Be!Jim Baker2007-10-26
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: Joe Torre in a BoxSteven Goldman2007-10-22
The Week in Quotes: October 7-14Alex Carnevale2007-10-15
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Matchups: Blowing Hot and ColdJim Baker2007-09-14
Who Will Rid Me of This Pestilent McCovey?: Pinch Running in the Last 50 YearsBrandon Isleib2007-04-10
This article requires BP Premium accessSchrodinger's Bat: Age Before BeautyDan Fox2007-02-15
This article requires BP Premium accessThe Class of 2007: The Hitters, Part TwoJay Jaffe2007-01-08
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Matchups: Pitcher for MVP?Jim Baker2006-09-08
This article requires BP Premium accessUnder The Knife: In My BackyardWill Carroll2006-05-05
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessTeam Health Reports: Milwaukee BrewersDave Haller2006-02-22
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Matchups: The All-21st Century TeamJim Baker2006-02-21
This article requires BP Premium accessThe Class of 2006: The HittersJay Jaffe2005-12-12
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Matchups: From the HeadlinesJim Baker2005-09-23
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: Any Infielder Will DoSteven Goldman2005-07-25
Prospectus Notebook: Wednesday EditionBaseball Prospectus2005-06-15
This article requires BP Premium accessCrooked Numbers: Getting Bigger All the TimeJames Click2005-05-19
This article requires BP Premium accessCrooked Numbers: On the RunJames Click2005-04-07
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Roundtable: Top 50 Prospects - First Basemen and Second BasemenBaseball Prospectus2005-02-09
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Matchups: ExceptionsJim Baker2004-12-14
This article requires BP Premium accessLies, Damned Lies: Superstars, All-Stars and BustsNate Silver2004-11-11
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: What is a Deadline Trade Worth?, Part 1Steven Goldman2004-07-26
Prospectus Triple Play: Anaheim Angels, Chicago Cubs, Milwaukee BrewersBaseball Prospectus2004-07-14
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: Managers Reconsidered, Part IISteven Goldman2004-05-05
This article requires BP Premium accessLies, Damned Lies: Making RBIs UsefulNate Silver2004-04-28
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: Reverse LepidopterySteven Goldman2004-03-26
Baseball Prospectus Basics: Integrating Statistics and ScoutingDayn Perry2004-03-09
This article requires BP Premium accessBreaking Balls: The SkinnyDerek Zumsteg2004-01-22
The Class of 2004: Analyzing the HittersJay Jaffe2004-01-06
2004 Internet Hall of Fame: You Make the CallNeal Traven2003-12-02
Prospectus Triple Play: Houston Astros, Milwaukee Brewers, Oakland AthleticsBaseball Prospectus2003-06-09
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: Ruben Sierra ReduxJoe Sheehan2003-06-07
This article requires BP Premium accessTeam Health Reports: Team Health Report: Chicago White SoxWill Carroll2003-01-30
2003 Internet Hall Of Fame Results: Presented by STATLG-L and Baseball ProspectusNeal Traven2003-01-06
From The Mailbag: Pete Rose, Mike Marshall, and K-RodBaseball Prospectus2002-10-25


BP Chats

DateQuestionAnswer
2008-09-15 14:00:00 (link to chat)Cecil Fielder has to fit somewhere in the discussion of least-athletic players - I'd throw a Lonnie Smith in there too.
(buggyracer from Clearfield, PA)
Lonnie Smith was simply a horrible outfielder. I have no idea how a guy with 370 career stolen bases could be un-athletic. (Kevin Goldstein)


BP Roundtables

DateRoundtable NameComment
2009-10-15 17:00:002009 NLCS Game One (Phillies/Dodgers)Re Torre's feelings on Belliard, he made a similar decision choosing Cecil Fielder over Tino Martinez in the '96 postseason. Maybe he responds to something about the body type. (Steven Goldman)