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Career Summary
Years PA AVG OBP SLG TAv WARP
9 3479 .260 .368 .486 .310 18.7
Birth Date6-3-1934
Height6' 3"
Weight210 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
1957 BRO 23 4 7 6 1 1 0 0 1 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .167 .286 .667 .387 1.0 0.0 0.1
1958 LAN 24 12 34 30 0 4 1 0 0 5 4 6 0 0 0 4 0 0 .133 .235 .167 .149 -3.1 -0.3 -0.4
1960 BAL 26 138 464 384 67 112 17 0 21 192 68 72 7 5 0 98 0 0 .292 .403 .500 .329 36.4 -0.6 3.8
1961 BAL 27 148 601 486 96 147 25 2 46 314 96 106 11 8 0 141 1 1 .302 .423 .646 .363 70.6 2.4 7.5
1962 BAL 28 152 639 545 80 137 21 1 33 259 77 100 7 10 0 87 1 0 .251 .346 .475 .294 23.2 -2.3 2.2
1963 BAL 29 145 582 496 65 123 16 1 24 213 76 101 6 3 1 72 1 0 .248 .353 .429 .296 22.4 0.7 2.6
1964 KC1 30 136 533 439 71 110 10 0 28 204 84 122 4 5 1 71 0 0 .251 .372 .465 .304 26.7 -7.8 2.1
1965 HOU 31 81 269 227 22 55 11 1 7 89 34 72 5 1 2 31 0 0 .242 .352 .392 .284 3.9 -3.6 0.0
1965 KC1 31 38 128 118 14 29 5 0 10 64 9 26 1 0 0 22 0 0 .246 .305 .542 .315 6.5 -2.1 0.5
1966 CLE 32 33 52 47 2 6 1 0 2 13 5 18 0 0 0 4 0 0 .128 .212 .277 .176 -3.3 -0.3 -0.4
1966 HOU 32 49 170 144 16 35 6 1 7 64 21 39 4 0 1 18 0 0 .243 .355 .444 .297 7.7 -1.5 0.7
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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
1957 BRO MLB 4 7 .387 .232 .289 .366 .237 .000 108 0.9 0.2 -0.1 0.0 0.2 1.0 0.1 1.0 0.1
1958 LAN MLB 12 34 .149 .238 .303 .363 .242 .167 104 -3.7 0.9 -0.5 -0.3 0.0 -3.1 -0.4 -3.1 -0.4
1960 BAL MLB 138 464 .329 .258 .325 .391 .263 .307 96 31.9 12.5 -7.4 -0.6 -0.4 36.4 3.8 36.4 3.8
1961 BAL MLB 148 601 .363 .261 .331 .405 .265 .295 96 64.8 17.0 -10.7 2.4 -1.6 70.6 7.5 70.6 7.5
1962 BAL MLB 152 639 .294 .255 .322 .393 .260 .246 96 22.5 17.8 -11.4 -2.3 -4.4 23.2 2.2 23.2 2.2
1963 BAL MLB 145 582 .296 .246 .308 .377 .261 .265 96 19.1 14.6 -9.3 0.7 -4.2 22.4 2.6 22.4 2.6
1964 KC1 MLB 136 533 .304 .246 .308 .378 .258 .279 105 21.8 13.7 -8.6 -7.8 -0.7 26.7 2.1 26.7 2.1
1965 HOU MLB 81 269 .284 .245 .302 .367 .253 .322 96 6 6.8 -4.1 -3.6 -4.3 3.9 0.0 3.9 0.0
1965 KC1 MLB 38 128 .315 .242 .309 .371 .263 .232 100 6.4 3.2 -2 -2.1 -0.7 6.5 0.5 6.5 0.5
1966 CLE MLB 33 52 .176 .227 .290 .357 .246 .148 99 -4 1.3 -0.4 -0.3 0.1 -3.3 -0.4 -3.3 -0.4
1966 HOU MLB 49 170 .297 .258 .312 .395 .265 .286 99 5.8 4.3 -2.6 -1.5 -1.5 7.7 0.7 7.7 0.7

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
1957 BRO MLB 7 1 1 0 0 1 1 1 1 0 0 .167 .286 .667 .500 .387 1.0 0.0 0.1
1958 LAN MLB 34 0 4 1 0 0 4 4 6 0 0 .133 .235 .167 .033 .149 -3.1 -0.3 -0.4
1960 BAL MLB 464 67 112 17 0 21 98 68 72 0 0 .292 .403 .500 .208 .329 36.4 -0.6 3.8
1961 BAL MLB 601 96 147 25 2 46 141 96 106 1 1 .302 .423 .646 .344 .363 70.6 2.4 7.5
1962 BAL MLB 639 80 137 21 1 33 87 77 100 1 0 .251 .346 .475 .224 .294 23.2 -2.3 2.2
1963 BAL MLB 582 65 123 16 1 24 72 76 101 1 0 .248 .353 .429 .181 .296 22.4 0.7 2.6
1964 KC1 MLB 533 71 110 10 0 28 71 84 122 0 0 .251 .372 .465 .214 .304 26.7 -7.8 2.1
1965 HOU MLB 269 22 55 11 1 7 31 34 72 0 0 .242 .352 .392 .150 .284 3.9 -3.6 0.0
1965 KC1 MLB 128 14 29 5 0 10 22 9 26 0 0 .246 .305 .542 .297 .315 6.5 -2.1 0.5
1966 CLE MLB 52 2 6 1 0 2 4 5 18 0 0 .128 .212 .277 .149 .176 -3.3 -0.3 -0.4
1966 HOU MLB 170 16 35 6 1 7 18 21 39 0 0 .243 .355 .444 .201 .297 7.7 -1.5 0.7

Plate Discipline

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Injury History

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Compensation

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Details

2014 Preseason Forecast

Last Update: 3/11/2014 05:35 ET

PCT PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP
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Diagnostics

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessIn A Pickle: The Raul Ibanez SpecialJason Wojciechowski2012-10-11
This article requires BP Premium accessChanging Speeds: Baseball on the OnesKen Funck2011-03-22
This article requires BP Premium accessChanging Speeds: Twin City TripletsKen Funck2009-08-10
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Matchups: Stocks, Cactus, Grapefruit & JonesJim Baker2008-03-07
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Matchups: Good Fridays of YoreJim Baker2007-04-06
This article requires BP Premium accessThey Wuz Robbed: Tales of Head-Scratching MVP VotingMark Armour2003-09-05


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DateQuestionAnswer
2008-02-04 13:00:00 (link to chat)Do you want to hear the funniest random fact of PECOTA's comparables? 2 of Carlos Pena's comparables are disturbingly ironic. 1 guy(Mike Epstein) was nicknamed "SuperJew"(per his wiki) and the other had a last name of Gentile(Jim Gentile).
(jlarsen from DRays Bay)
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