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Ben Ford PBrewers

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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
3 45 1 2 0 23 7.80 -0.7
Birth Date8-15-1975
Height6' 7"
Weight200 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
1998 ARI 22 8 0 10.0 0.0 10.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 49 13 12 11 2 20 3 3 2 5 9.90 6.17 6.63 -1.4 -0.1
2000 NYA 24 4 2 11.0 8.3 2.7 0 1 0 0 1 0 52 14 11 11 1 24 7 7 3 5 9.00 6.22 7.35 -1.5 -0.1
2004 MIL 28 19 0 24.0 0.0 24.0 1 1 0 3 0 0 107 25 17 17 4 41 10 10 2 13 6.38 5.54 6.74 -4.0 -0.4
Career31245.08.336.712031020852403978520207237.805.856.86-6.9-0.7

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
1995 GRB A 7 0 7.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1995 ONE A- 29 0 52.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1996 GRB A 43 0 82.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1997 TAM A+ 32 0 37.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .268 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1997 NRW AA 28 0 42.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .279 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1998 ARI MLB 8 0 10.0 6.63 58 .283 .270 .333 .407 .258 .297 101 -1.4 -0.1 -1.4 -0.1
1998 TUC AAA 48 0 68.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1999 COH AAA 53 0 70.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 NYA MLB 4 2 11.0 7.35 52 .314 .283 .352 .462 .275 .361 93 -1.5 -0.1 -1.5 -0.1
2000 COH AAA 20 2 44.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 IOW AAA 8 8 36.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2001 IOW AAA 5 5 23.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 IOW AAA 32 23 142.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .310 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 IND AAA 26 9 84.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .303 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 MIL MLB 19 0 24.0 6.74 42 .281 .261 .323 .419 .257 .269 91 -4.0 -0.4 -4.0 -0.4
2004 IND AAA 32 1 42.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .378 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

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
1995 GRB A 0 0 0 7 0 7.0 4 6 8 1 0% .000 5.1 7.7 1.3 10.3 1.43 5.14 0.0 0.0
1995 ONE A- 5 0 0 29 0 52.0 39 16 50 1 0% .000 6.8 2.8 0.2 8.7 1.06 0.87 0.0 0.0
1996 GRB A 2 6 2 43 0 82.3 75 33 84 3 0% .000 8.2 3.6 0.3 9.2 1.31 4.26 0.0 0.0
1997 TAM A+ 4 0 18 32 0 37.3 27 14 37 1 0% .268 6.5 3.4 0.2 8.9 1.10 1.93 0.0 0.0
1997 NRW AA 4 3 1 28 0 42.7 35 19 38 1 0% .279 7.4 4.0 0.2 8.0 1.26 4.22 0.0 0.0
1998 ARI MLB 0 0 0 8 0 10.0 13 3 5 2 59% .297 11.7 2.7 1.8 4.5 1.60 9.90 -1.4 -0.1
1998 TUC AAA 2 5 13 48 0 68.3 68 33 63 6 0% .000 9.0 4.3 0.8 8.3 1.48 4.35 0.0 0.0
1999 COH AAA 6 3 3 53 0 70.3 69 39 40 4 0% .000 8.8 5.0 0.5 5.1 1.54 4.74 0.0 0.0
2000 NYA MLB 0 1 0 4 2 11.0 14 7 5 1 52% .361 11.5 5.7 0.8 4.1 1.91 9.00 -1.5 -0.1
2000 IOW AAA 1 3 0 8 8 36.7 36 31 30 4 0% .000 8.8 7.6 1.0 7.4 1.83 6.62 0.0 0.0
2000 COH AAA 3 0 0 20 2 44.0 37 24 41 3 0% .000 7.6 4.9 0.6 8.4 1.39 3.07 0.0 0.0
2001 IOW AAA 2 3 0 5 5 23.3 31 9 16 3 0% .000 12.0 3.5 1.2 6.2 1.72 5.79 0.0 0.0
2002 IOW AAA 6 11 0 32 23 142.0 157 73 84 13 0% .310 10.0 4.6 0.8 5.3 1.62 4.88 0.0 0.0
2003 IND AAA 5 4 1 26 9 84.0 80 18 72 8 0% .303 8.6 1.9 0.9 7.7 1.17 3.00 0.0 0.0
2004 MIL MLB 1 1 0 19 0 24.0 25 10 13 4 43% .269 9.4 3.8 1.5 4.9 1.46 6.38 -4.0 -0.4
2004 IND AAA 2 2 9 32 1 42.7 53 21 36 2 0% .378 11.2 4.4 0.4 7.6 1.73 4.85 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
2004-05-16 2004-07-02 15-DL 47 39 Right Shoulder Inflammation -

Compensation

Year Team Salary

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status

Details
  • sent outright to Triple-A 10/04 contract purchased 9/04 sent outright to Triple-A 7/04 re-signed 11/03 (minor-league contract)

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Prospectus Triple Play: Anaheim Angels, Chicago Cubs, Milwaukee BrewersBaseball Prospectus2004-06-16
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: May 13-16, 2004Christina Kahrl2004-05-19
This article requires BP Premium accessTeams: A Critical Guide: April 5-11Steven Goldman2004-04-13
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 31-April 5, 2004Christina Kahrl2004-04-06
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