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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
17 3884.3 251 174 6 3117 2.91 64.4
Birth Date11-9-1935
Height6' 1"
Weight189 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
1959 SLN 23 13 9 75.7 68.3 7.3 3 5 0 0 5 1 333 77 35 28 4 104 39 37 1 48 3.33 3.63 4.23 8.4 0.9
1960 SLN 24 27 12 86.7 67.7 19.0 3 6 0 0 5 3 399 97 61 54 7 140 48 42 1 69 5.61 3.80 4.76 5.8 0.7
1961 SLN 25 35 27 211.3 194.3 17.0 13 12 1 2 17 4 916 186 91 76 13 274 119 112 6 166 3.24 3.67 4.66 22.0 2.4
1962 SLN 26 32 30 233.7 227.7 6.0 15 13 1 0 18 4 967 174 84 74 15 256 95 86 10 208 2.85 3.12 3.71 50.9 5.5
1963 SLN 27 36 33 254.7 246.3 8.3 18 9 0 0 18 7 1088 224 110 96 19 321 96 95 13 204 3.39 3.15 3.81 35.3 3.5
1964 SLN 28 40 36 287.3 279.7 7.7 19 12 1 1 25 3 1191 250 106 96 25 369 86 77 9 245 3.01 3.17 3.87 34.9 3.6
1965 SLN 29 38 36 299.0 294.7 4.3 20 12 1 0 23 7 1232 243 110 102 34 377 103 97 11 270 3.07 3.45 3.90 44.3 4.8
1966 SLN 30 35 35 280.3 280.3 0.0 21 12 0 0 25 6 1119 210 90 76 20 315 78 73 5 225 2.44 2.88 3.48 36.5 4.0
1967 SLN 31 24 24 175.3 175.3 0.0 13 7 0 0 16 1 703 151 62 58 10 213 40 37 3 147 2.98 2.46 3.10 29.3 3.5
1968 SLN 32 34 34 304.7 304.7 0.0 22 9 0 0 32 2 1161 198 49 38 11 254 62 56 7 268 1.12 1.93 2.11 49.5 5.9
1969 SLN 33 35 35 314.0 314.0 0.0 20 13 0 0 30 2 1270 251 84 76 12 330 95 88 10 269 2.18 2.44 2.66 66.0 7.0
1970 SLN 34 34 34 294.0 294.0 0.0 23 7 0 0 22 5 1213 262 111 102 13 352 88 79 4 274 3.12 2.50 3.00 83.6 8.7
1971 SLN 35 31 31 245.7 245.7 0.0 16 13 0 0 23 3 1026 215 96 83 14 309 76 65 7 185 3.04 2.79 3.24 35.2 4.3
1972 SLN 36 34 34 278.0 278.0 0.0 19 11 0 0 27 3 1118 226 83 76 14 306 88 77 3 208 2.46 2.67 2.91 48.8 6.4
1973 SLN 37 25 25 195.0 195.0 0.0 12 10 0 0 19 1 790 159 71 60 12 236 57 51 3 142 2.77 2.82 3.65 26.5 2.8
1974 SLN 38 33 33 240.0 240.0 0.0 11 13 0 0 19 4 1041 236 111 102 24 343 104 90 5 129 3.83 4.17 4.71 7.8 0.6
1975 SLN 39 22 14 109.0 90.7 18.3 3 10 2 2 5 1 499 120 66 61 10 174 62 56 4 60 5.04 4.52 5.01 0.0 -0.1
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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 GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
1959 SLN MLB 13 9 75.7 4.23 111 .255 .266 .327 .414 .269 .303 107 9.3 1.0 8.4 0.9
1960 SLN MLB 27 12 86.7 4.76 93 .288 .259 .315 .394 .263 .328 105 5.4 0.6 5.8 0.7
1961 SLN MLB 35 27 211.3 4.66 101 .244 .261 .326 .407 .263 .283 103 18.8 1.9 22.0 2.4
1962 SLN MLB 32 30 233.7 3.71 121 .215 .258 .321 .390 .261 .249 103 41.5 4.3 50.9 5.5
1963 SLN MLB 36 33 254.7 3.81 105 .247 .247 .305 .367 .260 .271 105 26.8 3.0 35.3 3.5
1964 SLN MLB 40 36 287.3 3.87 110 .236 .250 .305 .371 .256 .272 106 32.6 3.6 34.9 3.6
1965 SLN MLB 38 36 299.0 3.90 107 .239 .249 .308 .376 .260 .257 104 29.6 3.3 44.3 4.8
1966 SLN MLB 35 35 280.3 3.48 114 .224 .257 .313 .387 .265 .240 98 33.5 3.7 36.5 4.0
1967 SLN MLB 24 24 175.3 3.10 118 .232 .247 .304 .360 .258 .280 99 25.5 3.0 29.3 3.5
1968 SLN MLB 34 34 304.7 2.11 127 .197 .244 .298 .344 .259 .230 84 43.1 5.4 49.5 5.9
1969 SLN MLB 35 35 314.0 2.66 133 .221 .252 .318 .374 .261 .270 97 58.2 6.4 66.0 7.0
1970 SLN MLB 34 34 294.0 3.00 132 .227 .256 .326 .395 .263 .299 97 68.3 7.2 83.6 8.7
1971 SLN MLB 31 31 245.7 3.24 117 .244 .247 .308 .356 .255 .271 99 32.2 3.7 35.2 4.3
1972 SLN MLB 34 34 278.0 2.91 124 .232 .249 .313 .363 .264 .263 98 41.1 4.9 48.8 6.4
1973 SLN MLB 25 25 195.0 3.65 111 .231 .253 .318 .376 .259 .255 99 22.2 2.4 26.5 2.8
1974 SLN MLB 33 33 240.0 4.71 91 .262 .252 .321 .363 .259 .272 104 4.8 0.5 7.8 0.6
1975 SLN MLB 22 14 109.0 5.01 79 .285 .262 .326 .376 .259 .303 100 -1.8 -0.2 0.0 -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
1959 SLN MLB 3 5 0 13 9 75.7 77 39 48 4 52% .303 9.2 4.6 0.5 5.7 1.53 3.33 8.4 0.9
1960 SLN MLB 3 6 0 27 12 86.7 97 48 69 7 60% .328 10.1 5.0 0.7 7.2 1.67 5.61 5.8 0.7
1961 SLN MLB 13 12 1 35 27 211.3 186 119 166 13 54% .283 7.9 5.1 0.6 7.1 1.44 3.24 22.0 2.4
1962 SLN MLB 15 13 1 32 30 233.7 174 95 208 15 57% .249 6.7 3.7 0.6 8.0 1.15 2.85 50.9 5.5
1963 SLN MLB 18 9 0 36 33 254.7 224 96 204 19 51% .271 7.9 3.4 0.7 7.2 1.26 3.39 35.3 3.5
1964 SLN MLB 19 12 1 40 36 287.3 250 86 245 25 49% .272 7.8 2.7 0.8 7.7 1.17 3.01 34.9 3.6
1965 SLN MLB 20 12 1 38 36 299.0 243 103 270 34 46% .257 7.3 3.1 1.0 8.1 1.16 3.07 44.3 4.8
1966 SLN MLB 21 12 0 35 35 280.3 210 78 225 20 48% .240 6.7 2.5 0.6 7.2 1.03 2.44 36.5 4.0
1967 SLN MLB 13 7 0 24 24 175.3 151 40 147 10 48% .280 7.8 2.1 0.5 7.5 1.09 2.98 29.3 3.5
1968 SLN MLB 22 9 0 34 34 304.7 198 62 268 11 46% .230 5.8 1.8 0.3 7.9 0.85 1.12 49.5 5.9
1969 SLN MLB 20 13 0 35 35 314.0 251 95 269 12 45% .270 7.2 2.7 0.3 7.7 1.10 2.18 66.0 7.0
1970 SLN MLB 23 7 0 34 34 294.0 262 88 274 13 51% .299 8.0 2.7 0.4 8.4 1.19 3.12 83.6 8.7
1971 SLN MLB 16 13 0 31 31 245.7 215 76 185 14 54% .271 7.9 2.8 0.5 6.8 1.18 3.04 35.2 4.3
1972 SLN MLB 19 11 0 34 34 278.0 226 88 208 14 47% .263 7.3 2.8 0.5 6.7 1.13 2.46 48.8 6.4
1973 SLN MLB 12 10 0 25 25 195.0 159 57 142 12 53% .255 7.3 2.6 0.6 6.6 1.11 2.77 26.5 2.8
1974 SLN MLB 11 13 0 33 33 240.0 236 104 129 24 46% .272 8.8 3.9 0.9 4.8 1.42 3.83 7.8 0.6
1975 SLN MLB 3 10 2 22 14 109.0 120 62 60 10 44% .303 9.9 5.1 0.8 5.0 1.67 5.04 0.0 -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
1973-08-05 1973-09-29 55 51 Right Knee Surgery Cartilage Likely Meniscus 1973-08-08 -
1971-05-30 1971-06-21 22 22 Right Thigh Strain - -
1967-07-16 1967-09-07 53 55 Right Lower Leg Fracture Batted Ball - -

Compensation

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  Title Author Date
Fantasy Freestyle: Looking Back: Madison Bumgarner for Cy YoungJ.P. Breen2014-10-28
In A Pickle: How To Lose Lots of One-Run GamesJason Wojciechowski2014-09-15
This article requires BP Premium accessPainting the Black: Book Review: The Art of ScoutingR.J. Anderson2014-07-10
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessTop 50 Dynasty League Prospects: 2014 Draft EditionBret Sayre2014-06-11
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Freestyle: Nathan Eovaldi: Great or Just Hot?Craig Goldstein2014-05-14
Prospects Will Break Your Heart: Scouting FortitudeJason Parks2014-04-30
Painting the Black: The Predictive Power of the Hit By PitchR.J. Anderson2014-03-21
This article requires BP Premium accessRaising Aces: Classic Deliveries: Hall of Fame Inductees 1980-89Doug Thorburn2014-01-17
This article requires BP Premium accessRaising Aces: Classic Deliveries: Hall of Fame Inductees of 1990-94Doug Thorburn2014-01-10
This article requires BP Premium accessPlayoff Prospectus: Backs Against the Wall: The 2013 St. Louis Cardinals and HistoryMike Gianella2013-10-30
Reworking WARP: The Importance of a Living Replacement LevelColin Wyers2013-09-19
This article requires BP Premium accessPainting the Black: The Outside ManR.J. Anderson2013-07-08
This article requires BP Premium accessThe Call-Up: Zack WheelerBret Sayre2013-06-18
This article requires BP Premium accessThe Call-Up: Zack WheelerMark Anderson2013-06-18
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit List: Passing the BuchholzJay Jaffe2007-08-24
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit List: Down From OlymposJay Jaffe2007-06-01
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: AL Central RoundupKevin Goldstein2006-05-23
Can Of Corn: WinnersDayn Perry2006-02-23
Internet Baseball Awards: 2005 National League WinnersGreg Spira2005-11-01
This article requires BP Premium accessCan Of Corn: Tops Among Top ThreeDayn Perry2005-08-03
This article requires BP Premium accessCrooked Numbers: The Ivy is Always Greener...James Click2005-04-28
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Game of the Week: A's-Angels, Sunday March 6Jonah Keri2005-03-09
Prospectus Triple Play: Baltimore Orioles, Colorado Rockies, New York MetsBaseball Prospectus2005-03-04
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Matchups: Seeking the Perfect CandidateJim Baker2005-01-06
Predicting the Playoffs: Mortal Lock or Coin Flip?Doug Pappas2003-09-29
Prospectus Today: Pitcher WorkloadsJoe Sheehan2003-06-18
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Q&A: Roger Angell, Part IAlex Belth2003-05-09


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