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Ken Forsch P

Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA
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Birth Date9-8-1946
Height6' 4"
Weight195 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
1970 HOU MLB 4 4 24.0 28 5 13 1 .257 94 10.5 1.9 0.4 4.9 49% .338 .239 1.38 2.93 5.62 96 4.40 0.2
1971 HOU MLB 33 23 188.3 162 53 131 8 .256 93 7.7 2.5 0.4 6.3 50% .270 .236 1.14 2.61 2.53 88 3.35 2.6
1972 HOU MLB 30 24 156.3 163 62 113 19 .267 95 9.4 3.6 1.1 6.5 58% .302 .292 1.44 3.85 3.91 104 3.78 0.8
1973 HOU MLB 46 26 201.3 197 74 149 18 .258 96 8.8 3.3 0.8 6.7 46% .291 .261 1.35 3.39 4.20 87 3.54 3.0
1974 HOU MLB 70 0 103.3 98 37 48 3 .261 95 8.5 3.2 0.3 4.2 61% .277 .247 1.31 3.22 2.79 98 4.38 0.2
1975 HOU MLB 34 9 109.0 114 30 54 9 .257 92 9.4 2.5 0.7 4.5 58% .295 .264 1.32 3.58 3.22 99 4.50 0.3
1976 HOU MLB 52 0 92.0 76 26 49 5 .262 95 7.4 2.5 0.5 4.8 51% .247 .234 1.11 3.20 2.15 89 3.31 1.2
1977 HOU MLB 42 5 86.0 80 28 45 2 .256 91 8.4 2.9 0.2 4.7 59% .272 .252 1.26 3.04 2.72 94 4.19 0.8
1978 HOU MLB 52 6 133.3 136 37 71 2 .258 91 9.2 2.5 0.1 4.8 54% .296 .243 1.30 2.61 2.70 87 4.29 0.5
1979 HOU MLB 26 24 177.7 155 35 58 14 .255 92 7.9 1.8 0.7 2.9 56% .238 .222 1.07 3.65 3.04 106 4.33 1.7
1980 HOU MLB 32 32 222.3 230 41 84 15 .252 96 9.3 1.7 0.6 3.4 55% .276 .250 1.22 3.51 3.20 103 4.65 0.8
1981 CAL MLB 20 20 153.0 143 27 55 7 .259 98 8.4 1.6 0.4 3.2 49% .260 .237 1.11 3.02 2.88 89 3.27 2.7
1982 CAL MLB 37 35 228.0 225 57 73 25 .264 99 8.9 2.2 1.0 2.9 50% .253 .260 1.24 4.37 3.87 109 4.40 1.7
1983 CAL MLB 31 31 219.3 226 61 81 21 .266 101 9.3 2.5 0.9 3.3 53% .272 .253 1.31 4.22 4.06 102 4.12 2.5
1984 CAL MLB 2 2 16.3 14 3 10 2 .273 91 7.7 1.7 1.1 5.5 60% .255 .222 1.04 3.67 2.20 94 3.79 0.2
1986 CAL MLB 10 0 17.0 24 10 13 4 .267 99 12.7 5.3 2.1 6.9 44% .357 .380 2.00 6.44 9.53 113 5.00 0.0
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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.
Minor league stats are currently shownClick to hide.
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
1970 HOU MLB 4 4 24.0 28 5 13 1 .257 94 10.5 1.9 0.4 4.9 49% .338 .239 1.38 2.93 5.62
1971 HOU MLB 33 23 188.3 162 53 131 8 .256 93 7.7 2.5 0.4 6.3 50% .270 .236 1.14 2.61 2.53
1972 HOU MLB 30 24 156.3 163 62 113 19 .267 95 9.4 3.6 1.1 6.5 58% .302 .292 1.44 3.85 3.91
1973 HOU MLB 46 26 201.3 197 74 149 18 .258 96 8.8 3.3 0.8 6.7 46% .291 .261 1.35 3.39 4.20
1974 HOU MLB 70 0 103.3 98 37 48 3 .261 95 8.5 3.2 0.3 4.2 61% .277 .247 1.31 3.22 2.79
1975 HOU MLB 34 9 109.0 114 30 54 9 .257 92 9.4 2.5 0.7 4.5 58% .295 .264 1.32 3.58 3.22
1976 HOU MLB 52 0 92.0 76 26 49 5 .262 95 7.4 2.5 0.5 4.8 51% .247 .234 1.11 3.20 2.15
1977 HOU MLB 42 5 86.0 80 28 45 2 .256 91 8.4 2.9 0.2 4.7 59% .272 .252 1.26 3.04 2.72
1978 HOU MLB 52 6 133.3 136 37 71 2 .258 91 9.2 2.5 0.1 4.8 54% .296 .243 1.30 2.61 2.70
1979 HOU MLB 26 24 177.7 155 35 58 14 .255 92 7.9 1.8 0.7 2.9 56% .238 .222 1.07 3.65 3.04
1980 HOU MLB 32 32 222.3 230 41 84 15 .252 96 9.3 1.7 0.6 3.4 55% .276 .250 1.22 3.51 3.20
1981 CAL MLB 20 20 153.0 143 27 55 7 .259 98 8.4 1.6 0.4 3.2 49% .260 .237 1.11 3.02 2.88
1982 CAL MLB 37 35 228.0 225 57 73 25 .264 99 8.9 2.2 1.0 2.9 50% .253 .260 1.24 4.37 3.87
1983 CAL MLB 31 31 219.3 226 61 81 21 .266 101 9.3 2.5 0.9 3.3 53% .272 .253 1.31 4.22 4.06
1984 CAL MLB 2 2 16.3 14 3 10 2 .273 91 7.7 1.7 1.1 5.5 60% .255 .222 1.04 3.67 2.20
1986 CAL MLB 10 0 17.0 24 10 13 4 .267 99 12.7 5.3 2.1 6.9 44% .357 .380 2.00 6.44 9.53
1986 CLG AAA 13 7 55.0 67 23 23 8 .000 11.0 3.8 1.3 3.8 0% .000 .000 1.64 5.68 4.91

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
1985-04-09 1985-10-07 181 162 Right Elbow Surgery Large Bone Spur Caused Inflammation of Ligament 1985-06-09 -
1984-04-08 1984-10-01 176 157 Right Shoulder Dislocation - -
1979-05-18 1979-06-27 40 38 Right Shoulder Inflammation - -
1975-08-01 1975-09-23 53 49 - Not Disclosed - -

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  Title Author Date
Prospectus Q&A: All the LettuceDavid Laurila2009-01-02
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Q&A: Ken ForschDavid Laurila2008-12-28
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: The Life and Times of Buzzie Bavasi, Part TwoJay Jaffe2008-05-14
Prospectus Matchups: TurnoverJim Baker2007-09-18
Breaking Out: PECOTA SpeaksNate Silver2003-01-29


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