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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
8 479.7 25 15 3 394 4.26 4.9
Birth Date9-4-1973
Height6' 0"
Weight196 lbs
BatsL
ThrowsL
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
2000 SFN 26 58 0 69.3 0.0 69.3 5 2 1 4 0 0 299 67 38 36 8 109 28 28 3 62 4.67 4.11 4.80 6.3 0.8
2001 SFN 27 66 0 71.0 0.0 71.0 3 1 1 2 0 0 300 70 40 36 9 116 21 18 1 67 4.56 3.70 4.56 5.3 0.6
2002 SFN 28 43 0 41.3 0.0 41.3 2 2 0 1 0 0 185 47 22 22 4 71 19 16 3 31 4.79 4.23 5.05 0.3 0.0
2003 TEX 29 64 0 67.3 0.0 67.3 1 3 0 1 0 0 296 75 43 39 9 122 27 20 2 53 5.21 4.55 4.81 8.8 0.9
2004 MIN 30 55 0 50.0 0.0 50.0 3 3 1 3 0 0 216 50 28 28 5 74 23 21 1 37 5.04 4.42 4.95 4.2 0.4
2005 PHI 31 62 0 72.3 0.0 72.3 4 0 0 1 0 0 286 47 21 18 6 77 23 21 5 54 2.24 3.74 4.53 8.0 1.0
2006 PHI 32 66 1 71.3 1.7 69.7 3 1 0 4 0 0 317 80 39 36 7 129 28 20 2 62 4.54 3.91 4.53 10.0 1.2
2007 CLE 33 49 0 37.0 0.0 37.0 4 3 0 3 0 0 158 31 12 12 2 47 18 16 1 28 2.92 4.04 5.28 0.4 0.0
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Advanced

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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
1993 CLN A 26 25 148.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1993 FTW A 1 1 4.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1994 FTM A+ 28 28 168.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1995 FTM A+ 21 21 122.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1995 NBR AA 3 3 15.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1996 SJO A+ 36 12 104.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1997 SHV AA 49 0 70.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .286 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1998 SHV AA 54 0 62.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1998 FRE AAA 10 0 16.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1999 FRE AAA 37 20 137.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 SFN MLB 58 0 69.3 4.80 102 .255 .270 .345 .439 .262 .298 97 6.6 0.6 6.3 0.8
2001 SFN MLB 66 0 71.0 4.56 99 .257 .267 .342 .441 .268 .303 95 5.3 0.5 5.3 0.6
2002 SFN MLB 43 0 41.3 5.05 87 .274 .260 .330 .407 .257 .336 99 0.6 0.1 0.3 0.0
2002 FRE AAA 17 0 22.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .279 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 TEX MLB 64 0 67.3 4.81 110 .264 .265 .335 .422 .264 .322 109 8.8 0.9 8.8 0.9
2003 FRI AA 1 0 1.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .333 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 OKL AAA 1 0 1.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 MIN MLB 55 0 50.0 4.95 102 .253 .270 .340 .441 .264 .300 100 4.2 0.4 4.2 0.4
2004 ROC AAA 7 0 8.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .231 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 PHI MLB 62 0 72.3 4.53 102 .205 .263 .327 .413 .260 .207 101 7.1 0.7 8.0 1.0
2006 PHI MLB 66 1 71.3 4.53 106 .280 .266 .335 .435 .267 .335 99 9.6 0.9 10.0 1.2
2007 CLE MLB 49 0 37.0 5.28 90 .241 .269 .338 .422 .264 .266 99 0.4 0.0 0.4 0.0
2007 LKC A 1 0 1.0 3.68 128 .006 .290 .338 .428 .260 .000 104 0.2 0.0 0.2 0.0
2007 AKR AA 1 1 1.0 1.69 163 -.002 .278 .355 .413 .269 .000 98 0.7 0.1 0.7 0.1
2008 TUL AA 2 0 1.0 20.58 -236 .613 .268 .327 .417 .274 .000 99 -1.4 -0.1 -1.4 -0.1
2008 TOL AAA 4 0 5.7 2.88 125 .285 .248 .324 .399 .254 .350 86 1.3 0.1 1.3 0.1

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
1993 CLN A 14 8 0 26 25 148.0 132 64 144 8 0% .000 8.0 3.9 0.5 8.8 1.32 3.41 0.0 0.0
1993 FTW A 0 0 0 1 1 4.0 10 0 3 0 0% .000 22.5 0.0 0.0 6.8 2.50 9.00 0.0 0.0
1994 FTM A+ 9 10 0 28 28 168.3 193 60 132 9 0% .000 10.3 3.2 0.5 7.1 1.50 4.33 0.0 0.0
1995 NBR AA 0 2 0 3 3 15.0 11 9 12 1 0% .000 6.6 5.4 0.6 7.2 1.33 6.60 0.0 0.0
1995 FTM A+ 3 6 0 21 21 122.0 115 41 127 10 0% .000 8.5 3.0 0.7 9.4 1.28 3.25 0.0 0.0
1996 SJO A+ 9 5 1 36 12 104.7 101 54 103 7 0% .000 8.7 4.6 0.6 8.9 1.48 3.95 0.0 0.0
1997 SHV AA 6 3 1 49 0 70.0 65 19 60 6 0% .286 8.4 2.4 0.8 7.7 1.20 2.83 0.0 0.0
1998 FRE AAA 0 0 0 10 0 16.0 22 2 13 2 0% .000 12.4 1.1 1.1 7.3 1.50 5.06 0.0 0.0
1998 SHV AA 5 7 15 54 0 62.0 58 29 61 4 0% .000 8.4 4.2 0.6 8.9 1.40 3.77 0.0 0.0
1999 FRE AAA 9 8 0 37 20 137.3 141 51 151 32 0% .000 9.2 3.3 2.1 9.9 1.40 4.98 0.0 0.0
2000 SFN MLB 5 2 1 58 0 69.3 67 28 62 8 58% .298 8.7 3.6 1.0 8.0 1.37 4.67 6.3 0.8
2001 SFN MLB 3 1 1 66 0 71.0 70 21 67 9 48% .303 8.9 2.7 1.1 8.5 1.28 4.56 5.3 0.6
2002 SFN MLB 2 2 0 43 0 41.3 47 19 31 4 44% .336 10.2 4.1 0.9 6.8 1.60 4.79 0.3 0.0
2002 FRE AAA 1 3 4 17 0 22.7 18 11 22 1 0% .279 7.1 4.4 0.4 8.7 1.28 3.17 0.0 0.0
2003 TEX MLB 1 3 0 64 0 67.3 75 27 53 9 50% .322 10.0 3.6 1.2 7.1 1.51 5.21 8.8 0.9
2003 OKL AAA 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 2 1 2 2 0% .000 18.0 9.0 18.0 18.0 3.00 27.00 0.0 0.0
2003 FRI AA 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 2 0 0 0 0% .333 18.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.00 9.00 0.0 0.0
2004 ROC AAA 0 0 0 7 0 8.3 6 5 5 0 0% .231 6.5 5.4 0.0 5.4 1.33 0.00 0.0 0.0
2004 MIN MLB 3 3 1 55 0 50.0 50 23 37 5 43% .300 9.0 4.1 0.9 6.7 1.46 5.04 4.2 0.4
2005 PHI MLB 4 0 0 62 0 72.3 47 23 54 6 41% .207 5.8 2.9 0.7 6.7 0.97 2.24 8.0 1.0
2006 PHI MLB 3 1 0 66 1 71.3 80 28 62 7 39% .335 10.1 3.5 0.9 7.8 1.51 4.54 10.0 1.2
2007 CLE MLB 4 3 0 49 0 37.0 31 18 28 2 37% .266 7.5 4.4 0.5 6.8 1.32 2.92 0.4 0.0
2007 AKR AA 0 0 0 1 1 1.0 0 0 1 0 0% .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 9.0 0.00 0.00 0.7 0.1
2007 LKC A 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 0 0 1 0 50% .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 9.0 0.00 0.00 0.2 0.0
2008 TOL AAA 0 1 0 4 0 5.7 7 4 4 0 45% .350 11.1 6.3 0.0 6.3 1.93 1.58 1.3 0.1
2008 TUL AA 0 2 0 2 0 1.0 2 0 2 2 0% .000 18.0 0.0 18.0 18.0 2.00 18.00 -1.4 -0.1

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
2007-06-23 2007-08-01 15-DL 39 34 Trunk Strain Rib Cage -
2003-06-23 2003-07-11 15-DL 18 17 Left Shoulder Contusion -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2007 CLE $1,500,000
2006 PHI $1,200,000
2005 PHI $550,000
2004 MIN $550,000
2003 TEX $600,000
2002 SFN $300,000
2001 SFN $220,000
2000 SFN $200,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
8 yrPrevious$5,120,000
8 yrTotal$5,120,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
7 y 127 d

Details
  • released 3/23/09 signed as a free agent from COL 12/31/08 (minor-league contract, $0.55M major league)
  • signed as a free agent from DT 5/7/08 (minor-league contract)
  • opted out of contract with DT when not called up 5/1
  • signed as a free agent from CLE 3/29/08 (minor-league contract)
  • released 3/28/08 designated for assignment 3/26/08 signed as a free agent from PHI 12/06, 1 year/$1.5M (07)+$1.5M 08 club option, 07:$1.5M, 08:$1.5M club option $0.15M buyout
  • avoided arbitration 12/05, 1 year/$1.2M (06)
  • re-signed as a free agent 12/04, 1 year/$0.55M (05)
  • claimed off waivers from MIN 10/04
  • recalled 9/04 signed as a free agent from TX 1/04 (minor-league contract), 1 year/$0.55M (04)
  • cleared waivers 10/03 signed as a free agent from SF 12/02, 1 year/$0.6M (03)
  • non-tendered 12/02 recalled 9/02 optioned to Triple-A 7/02

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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, Aaron Fultz threw 249 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system in 2007, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and the MLB Postseason. In 2007, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (85mph) and Change (77mph), also mixing in a Slider (79mph) and Curve (74mph).