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Gary Glover PWhite Sox

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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
8 516.7 29 26 3 324 5.03 3.9
Birth Date12-3-1976
Height6' 5"
Weight200 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
1999 TOR MLB 1 0 1.0 0 1 0 0 .207 111 0.0 9.0 0.0 0.0 0% .000 .100 1.00 6.20 0.00 105 6.60 -0.0
2001 CHA MLB 46 11 100.3 98 32 63 16 .267 103 8.8 2.9 1.4 5.7 51% .261 .259 1.30 4.99 4.93 101 4.42 1.3
2002 CHA MLB 41 22 138.3 136 52 70 21 .262 102 8.8 3.4 1.4 4.6 43% .253 .269 1.36 5.30 5.20 116 4.58 1.5
2003 ANA 0 18 0 27.0 34 8 14 3 .265 99 11.3 2.7 1.0 4.7 43% .333 .283 1.56 4.50 5.00 0 0.00 0.0
2003 CHA 0 24 0 35.7 43 14 23 3 .251 99 10.9 3.5 0.8 5.8 42% .339 .278 1.60 4.24 4.54 0 0.00 0.0
2004 MIL MLB 4 3 18.0 18 8 8 2 .251 96 9.0 4.0 1.0 4.0 50% .258 .287 1.44 5.18 3.50 115 5.51 0.0
2005 MIL MLB 15 11 64.7 74 20 58 10 .255 98 10.3 2.8 1.4 8.1 43% .330 .291 1.45 4.23 5.57 97 6.63 -0.8
2007 TBA MLB 67 0 77.3 87 27 51 12 .266 103 10.1 3.1 1.4 5.9 40% .309 .271 1.47 5.10 4.89 103 4.86 0.6
2008 DET 0 18 0 20.3 22 4 15 4 .259 108 9.7 1.8 1.8 6.6 38% .290 .268 1.28 4.98 4.43 0 0.00 0.0
2008 TBA 0 29 0 34.0 42 18 22 3 .260 105 11.1 4.8 0.8 5.8 41% .336 .281 1.76 4.69 5.82 0 0.00 0.0
2003 TOT MLB 42 0 62.7 77 22 37 6 .257 99 11.1 3.2 0.9 5.3 42% .336 .280 1.58 4.35 4.74 108 6.11 -0.5
2008 TOT MLB 47 0 54.3 64 22 37 7 .260 106 10.6 3.6 1.2 6.1 40% .320 .276 1.58 4.80 5.30 104 5.90 -0.3
CareerMLB26347516.755418432474.2611029.73.21.35.643%.290.2731.434.915.031065.221.7

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.
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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
1996 MED Rk 15 15 83.7 119 29 54 14 .000 12.8 3.1 1.5 5.8 0% .000 .000 1.77 6.60 7.74
1997 HAG A 28 28 173.7 165 58 155 9 .000 8.5 3.0 0.5 8.0 0% .301 .000 1.28 3.53 3.73
1998 DUN A+ 19 18 109.3 117 36 88 8 .000 9.6 3.0 0.7 7.2 0% .000 .000 1.40 3.78 4.28
1998 KNX AA 8 8 37.3 41 28 14 2 .000 9.9 6.8 0.5 3.4 0% .000 .000 1.85 5.68 6.76
1999 TOR MLB 1 0 1.0 0 1 0 0 .207 111 0.0 9.0 0.0 0.0 0% .000 .100 1.00 6.20 0.00
1999 KNX AA 13 13 86.0 70 27 77 5 .000 7.3 2.8 0.5 8.1 0% .000 .000 1.13 3.24 3.56
1999 SYR AAA 14 14 76.3 93 35 57 10 .000 11.0 4.1 1.2 6.7 0% .000 .000 1.68 5.01 5.19
2000 SYR AAA 27 27 166.7 181 62 119 21 .000 9.8 3.3 1.1 6.4 0% .000 .000 1.46 4.46 5.02
2000 Lar Wnt 13 13 64.0 73 22 56 7 .000 10.3 3.1 1.0 7.9 0% .000 .000 1.48 4.27 4.64
2001 CHA MLB 46 11 100.3 98 32 63 16 .267 103 8.8 2.9 1.4 5.7 51% .261 .259 1.30 4.99 4.93
2001 CHR AAA 6 6 38.3 21 5 29 3 .000 4.9 1.2 0.7 6.8 0% .000 .000 0.68 3.06 1.88
2002 CHA MLB 41 22 138.3 136 52 70 21 .262 102 8.8 3.4 1.4 4.6 43% .253 .269 1.36 5.30 5.20
2003 ANA MLB 18 0 27.0 34 8 14 3 .265 99 11.3 2.7 1.0 4.7 43% .333 .283 1.56 4.50 5.00
2003 CHA MLB 24 0 35.7 43 14 23 3 .251 99 10.9 3.5 0.8 5.8 42% .339 .278 1.60 4.24 4.54
2004 MIL MLB 4 3 18.0 18 8 8 2 .251 96 9.0 4.0 1.0 4.0 50% .258 .287 1.44 5.18 3.50
2004 IND AAA 8 6 40.7 47 11 18 1 .000 10.4 2.4 0.2 4.0 0% .329 .000 1.43 3.57 3.98
2004 IOW AAA 20 1 30.7 43 14 18 8 .000 12.6 4.1 2.3 5.3 0% .330 .000 1.86 7.38 7.92
2004 ROC AAA 5 4 16.0 27 5 8 6 .000 15.2 2.8 3.4 4.5 0% .368 .000 2.00 8.07 8.44
2005 MIL MLB 15 11 64.7 74 20 58 10 .255 98 10.3 2.8 1.4 8.1 43% .330 .291 1.45 4.23 5.57
2005 NAS AAA 17 16 92.0 91 29 75 9 .273 56 8.9 2.8 0.9 7.3 46% .299 .235 1.30 4.14 3.03
2006 YOM npb 20 18 96.0 125 23 63 13 .000 11.7 2.2 1.2 5.9 0% .349 .000 1.54 4.20 4.97
2007 TBA MLB 67 0 77.3 87 27 51 12 .266 103 10.1 3.1 1.4 5.9 40% .309 .271 1.47 5.10 4.89
2008 DET MLB 18 0 20.3 22 4 15 4 .259 108 9.7 1.8 1.8 6.6 38% .290 .268 1.28 4.98 4.43
2008 TBA MLB 29 0 34.0 42 18 22 3 .260 105 11.1 4.8 0.8 5.8 41% .336 .281 1.76 4.69 5.82
2008 TOL AAA 3 0 4.0 3 0 4 0 .247 60 6.8 0.0 0.0 9.0 50% .250 .154 0.75 1.32 0.00
2009 NWO AAA 1 1 5.0 4 1 7 0 .262 84 7.2 1.8 0.0 12.6 42% .333 .200 1.00 1.25 0.00
2009 SYR AAA 10 0 15.7 19 3 9 5 .240 108 10.9 1.7 2.9 5.2 43% .292 .296 1.40 6.72 6.31
2012 NWO AAA 43 0 69.0 66 26 64 10 .272 92 8.6 3.4 1.3 8.3 39% .281 .271 1.33 4.87 4.17

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
2008 912 0.5241 0.4796 0.8280 0.6674 0.2696 0.8558 0.7521 0.1720
Career9120.52410.47960.8280.66740.26960.85580.75210.172

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
2008-07-11 2008-07-28 15-DL 17 13 Left Lower Leg Strain Calf -
2008-04-26 2008-05-12 15-DL 16 14 Right Shoulder Inflammation -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2008 TBA $1,075,000
2007 TBA $600,000
2005 MIL $390,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
3 yrPrevious$2,065,000
3 yrTotal$2,065,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
4 y 94 dCSMG ANero1 year (2012)

Details
  • 1 year (2012). Signed by Miami as a free agent 1/20/12 (minor-league contract).
  • 2011
  • 2010
  • 1 year (2009). Signed as a free agent 1/09 (minor-league contract). Released 5/9/09. Signed as a free agent 5/26/09 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year/$1.075M (2008). Re-signed 12/13/07 (avoided arbitration). Performance bonus: $25,000 for 65 games. DFA 7/28/08. Signed as a free agent 8/9/08. Contract purchased 8/17/08. Sent outright to Triple-A 10/30/08.
  • 1 year/$0.6M (2007). Signed 12/06 (minor-league contract. Performance bonus: $50000 each for 40, 50, 60, 70 points (3 points per game started, 2 points per appearance in more than 1 inning, 1 point per appearance in 1 or fewer inning). Before Opening Day, may sign with a Japanese club for $0.1M ($0.15M thereafter). May elect free agency if not on major-league roster 6/15 or 6/25.
  • 1 year (2006). Signed to play in Japan 11/05.
  • 1 year/$0.39M (2005). Re-signed 10/04. DFA, sent outright to Triple-A 6/05. Contract purchased 9/05. Released 11/05.
  • 1 year (2004). Contract purchased 9/04.
  • 1 year/$0.33M (2003)
  • 1 year/$0.24M (2002)

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BP Articles

Gary Glover is referenced in the following articles.

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This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Notable NRI: NL EastR.J. Anderson2012-03-21
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: AL October RoundupChristina Kahrl2008-11-03
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: Penning a New RecipeJay Jaffe2008-10-21
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: West by CentralChristina Kahrl2008-08-25
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: AL East Moves and IssuesChristina Kahrl2008-07-03
This article requires BP Premium accessThe Mill: Sabathia RumorsKevin Goldstein2008-06-27
This article requires BP Premium accessThe Mill: Sabathia RumorsWill Carroll2008-06-27
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Preview: Thursday's Games to WatchCaleb Peiffer2008-05-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: AL East NRI ReviewChristina Kahrl2008-02-19
This article requires BP Premium accessBuilding a Better Bullpen: The Rays' 2008 Relief CorpsCaleb Peiffer2008-02-06
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: Roster Rejumble RecapsJoe Sheehan2007-07-30
Transaction Analysis: American League RoundupChristina Kahrl2007-07-26
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: May 6-9, 2007Christina Kahrl2007-05-10
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Matchups: Serving the Non-YouthJim Baker2006-01-06
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: November 18-22Christina Kahrl2005-11-23
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: September 14-20Christina Kahrl2005-09-21
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: May 24-June 12, 2005Christina Kahrl2005-06-16
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction of the Day: June DealsChristina Kahrl2005-06-11
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Game of the Week: Milwaukee Brewers @ Los Angeles Dodgers, 6/5/05Jonah Keri2005-06-08
This article requires BP Premium accessUnder The Knife: Draft DayWill Carroll2005-06-07
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Matchups: The Yankees According to VORPJim Baker2005-06-07
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: September 30-October 26, 2004Christina Kahrl2004-11-03
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: August 30-September 15Christina Kahrl2004-09-17
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 31-April 5, 2004Christina Kahrl2004-04-06
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: September 26-October 12Christina Kahrl2003-10-15
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: Pondering InactionJoe Sheehan2003-08-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: July 30-31Christina Kahrl2003-08-01
Transaction Analysis: The CentralsChristina Kahrl2003-01-30
Transaction Analysis: June 11-12, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-06-14
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: April 30-May 11, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-05-13
6-4-3: Noises from the Feedbag, Part TwoGary Huckabay2002-04-12
2001 Internet Baseball Awards Results: Your Choices for the League's Top HonorsGreg Spira2001-11-09


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BP Roundtables

DateRoundtable NameComment
2008-09-29 10:30:00Tigers/White Sox Play-In Game"First-pitch fastball"?

That sure looked like a hanging breaking ball to me. I guess the last 45 minutes have given us the full list of reasons why the Tigers were so lousy this year. The failure to get big hits in the fifth and sixth, and a complete lack of major-league relievers. Gary Glover? Really?

(Joe Sheehan)
 

PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2015, Gary Glover threw 1,340 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2007 and 2012, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2012, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (91mph) and Slider (83mph).