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Career Summary
Years PA AVG OBP SLG TAv WARP
17 8959 .272 .318 .415 .258 31.2
Birth Date4-17-1967
Height5' 11"
Weight190 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
1989 MON 22 26 87 74 16 19 2 0 1 24 12 21 0 0 1 2 1 0 .257 .360 .324 .253 2.1 -2.3 -0.0
1990 MON 23 98 320 288 42 74 14 2 3 101 27 40 0 1 4 29 22 2 .257 .320 .351 .253 10.0 2.5 1.3
1991 MON 24 148 597 558 73 149 23 9 6 208 34 89 1 0 4 39 76 17 .267 .310 .373 .261 26.9 -0.7 2.8
1992 MON 25 159 707 653 99 180 39 6 14 273 42 81 5 4 3 66 78 13 .276 .322 .418 .275 43.8 -5.6 4.2
1993 MON 26 157 693 630 104 188 27 2 19 276 52 76 3 8 0 95 53 10 .298 .351 .438 .282 51.8 7.9 6.0
1994 MON 27 110 521 475 96 137 25 4 11 203 41 66 1 4 0 45 36 6 .288 .344 .427 .272 34.7 19.6 5.2
1995 ATL 28 139 606 551 80 142 23 3 12 207 47 61 3 4 1 42 29 9 .258 .317 .376 .241 16.0 7.8 2.3
1996 ATL 29 158 723 671 106 207 32 10 23 328 41 73 3 4 4 74 28 11 .308 .349 .489 .289 54.4 -10.1 4.2
1997 CLE 30 144 622 558 74 146 27 6 12 221 43 89 6 9 6 66 22 13 .262 .317 .396 .247 8.3 5.9 1.4
1998 MIL 31 142 572 542 57 147 28 1 10 207 24 78 2 2 2 60 13 8 .271 .304 .382 .234 -0.4 3.9 0.3
1999 MIL 32 154 661 603 92 161 27 1 20 250 49 109 0 5 4 83 24 6 .267 .320 .415 .246 9.7 -3.8 0.6
2000 MIL 33 146 640 595 67 145 18 2 14 209 39 99 0 4 2 62 20 10 .244 .288 .351 .232 -1.2 -7.0 -0.8
2001 LAN 34 135 468 448 56 99 17 1 21 181 16 107 2 2 0 60 7 5 .221 .250 .404 .221 -5.5 1.2 -0.4
2002 LAN 35 111 371 343 57 95 21 4 17 175 22 68 2 4 0 60 5 1 .277 .321 .510 .296 25.0 -5.7 1.9
2003 SFN 36 149 618 587 82 176 33 3 20 275 20 82 2 6 3 79 11 3 .300 .322 .468 .277 25.1 -5.6 1.9
2004 SFN 37 145 606 562 78 157 26 2 22 253 37 83 1 4 2 90 3 1 .279 .323 .450 .257 16.4 3.1 1.9
2005 SFN 38 44 147 137 8 29 4 0 2 39 7 18 0 1 2 15 1 1 .212 .248 .285 .171 -13.0 -4.0 -1.7
Career216589598275118722513865622734305531240316238967429116.272.318.415.258304.07.131.2

Advanced

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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
1988 JAM A- 74 335 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .350 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1989 MON MLB 26 87 .253 .251 .318 .362 .257 .346 99 -0.6 2.3 0.2 -2.3 1.1 2.1 -0.0 2.1 -0.0
1989 JAX AA 78 313 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .327 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1989 IND AAA 49 202 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .309 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1990 MON MLB 98 320 .253 .259 .320 .387 .261 .289 95 -2.2 8.6 -1.2 2.5 3.4 10.0 1.3 10.0 1.3
1990 IND AAA 5 22 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .133 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1991 MON MLB 148 597 .261 .252 .316 .376 .258 .309 95 0.4 16.2 1.2 -0.7 6.7 26.9 2.8 26.9 2.8
1992 MON MLB 159 707 .275 .251 .312 .365 .254 .295 99 9.9 18.3 1.7 -5.6 11.2 43.8 4.2 43.8 4.2
1993 MON MLB 157 693 .282 .265 .325 .402 .259 .311 96 16.3 19.9 1.8 7.9 9.6 51.8 6.0 51.8 6.0
1994 MON MLB 110 521 .272 .267 .329 .417 .257 .313 100 6.9 15.8 1.4 19.6 9.7 34.7 5.2 34.7 5.2
1995 ATL MLB 139 606 .241 .268 .330 .415 .258 .270 99 -12.6 18.1 1.6 7.8 5.8 16.0 2.3 16.0 2.3
1996 ATL MLB 158 723 .289 .265 .329 .417 .256 .318 98 24.6 22.4 2 -10.1 2.5 54.4 4.2 54.4 4.2
1997 CLE MLB 144 622 .247 .275 .342 .436 .268 .288 97 -9.2 17.1 1.7 5.9 -0.6 8.3 1.4 8.3 1.4
1998 MIL MLB 142 572 .234 .263 .329 .410 .256 .300 99 -16.1 14.9 1.5 3.9 3.1 -0.4 0.3 -0.4 0.3
1999 MIL MLB 154 661 .246 .269 .340 .433 .260 .294 99 -10.6 17.9 1.9 -3.8 1.2 9.7 0.6 9.7 0.6
2000 MIL MLB 146 640 .232 .269 .338 .435 .258 .270 96 -21.2 17.6 1.8 -7.0 2.5 -1.2 -0.8 -1.2 -0.8
2001 LAN MLB 135 468 .221 .260 .324 .424 .257 .242 93 -19.8 12.6 0.3 1.2 2.8 -5.5 -0.4 -5.5 -0.4
2002 LAN MLB 111 371 .296 .258 .325 .413 .257 .298 94 14.3 9.4 -0.2 -5.7 1.6 25.0 1.9 25.0 1.9
2003 SFN MLB 149 618 .277 .262 .329 .419 .259 .318 98 11.5 16.3 1.6 -5.6 -0.9 25.1 1.9 25.1 1.9
2004 SFN MLB 145 606 .257 .262 .328 .423 .259 .293 99 -2.3 18.0 1.6 3.1 1.5 16.4 1.9 16.4 1.9
2005 SFN MLB 44 147 .171 .269 .335 .437 .266 .229 100 -13.9 4.2 0.3 -4.0 -1.4 -13.0 -1.7 -13.0 -1.7
2005 FRE AAA 4 15 .240 .307 .361 .481 .282 .182 85 -0.4 0.5 -0.1 0.2 0.0 -0.0 0.0 -0.0 0.0

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
1988 JAM A- 335 69 94 14 7 8 39 35 39 23 7 .323 .397 .502 .179 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1989 MON MLB 87 16 19 2 0 1 2 12 21 1 0 .257 .360 .324 .068 .253 2.1 -2.3 -0.0
1989 JAX AA 313 43 83 15 4 3 31 24 31 24 6 .299 .368 .414 .115 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1989 IND AAA 202 28 52 10 4 2 21 14 23 16 4 .278 .328 .406 .128 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1990 MON MLB 320 42 74 14 2 3 29 27 40 22 2 .257 .320 .351 .094 .253 10.0 2.5 1.3
1990 IND AAA 22 3 4 0 0 2 3 0 5 1 0 .182 .182 .455 .273 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1991 MON MLB 597 73 149 23 9 6 39 34 89 76 17 .267 .310 .373 .106 .261 26.9 -0.7 2.8
1992 MON MLB 707 99 180 39 6 14 66 42 81 78 13 .276 .322 .418 .142 .275 43.8 -5.6 4.2
1993 MON MLB 693 104 188 27 2 19 95 52 76 53 10 .298 .351 .438 .140 .282 51.8 7.9 6.0
1994 MON MLB 521 96 137 25 4 11 45 41 66 36 6 .288 .344 .427 .139 .272 34.7 19.6 5.2
1995 ATL MLB 606 80 142 23 3 12 42 47 61 29 9 .258 .317 .376 .118 .241 16.0 7.8 2.3
1996 ATL MLB 723 106 207 32 10 23 74 41 73 28 11 .308 .349 .489 .180 .289 54.4 -10.1 4.2
1997 CLE MLB 622 74 146 27 6 12 66 43 89 22 13 .262 .317 .396 .134 .247 8.3 5.9 1.4
1998 MIL MLB 572 57 147 28 1 10 60 24 78 13 8 .271 .304 .382 .111 .234 -0.4 3.9 0.3
1999 MIL MLB 661 92 161 27 1 20 83 49 109 24 6 .267 .320 .415 .148 .246 9.7 -3.8 0.6
2000 MIL MLB 640 67 145 18 2 14 62 39 99 20 10 .244 .288 .351 .108 .232 -1.2 -7.0 -0.8
2001 LAN MLB 468 56 99 17 1 21 60 16 107 7 5 .221 .250 .404 .183 .221 -5.5 1.2 -0.4
2002 LAN MLB 371 57 95 21 4 17 60 22 68 5 1 .277 .321 .510 .233 .296 25.0 -5.7 1.9
2003 SFN MLB 618 82 176 33 3 20 79 20 82 11 3 .300 .322 .468 .169 .277 25.1 -5.6 1.9
2004 SFN MLB 606 78 157 26 2 22 90 37 83 3 1 .279 .323 .450 .171 .257 16.4 3.1 1.9
2005 SFN MLB 147 8 29 4 0 2 15 7 18 1 1 .212 .248 .285 .073 .171 -13.0 -4.0 -1.7
2005 FRE AAA 15 4 3 0 0 1 2 0 3 0 0 .200 .200 .400 .200 .240 -0.0 0.2 0.0

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
2005-06-13 2005-07-24 15-DL 41 35 Right Thigh Strain Hamstring -
2005-05-20 2005-06-04 15-DL 15 12 Right Knee Contusion -
1997-04-20 1997-05-06 15-DL 16 12 Right Thigh Strain Hamstring - -
1990-05-29 1990-06-30 15-DL 32 30 Left Hand Fracture Fifth Metacarpal Sliding Back To Second Base - -
1990-05-10 1990-05-11 DTD 1 1 - Fracture Running Into Wall - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2005 SFN $2,750,000
2004 SFN $2,000,000
2003 SFN $1,750,000
2002 LAN $5,000,000
2001 LAN $5,000,000
2000 MIL $5,000,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
6 yrPrevious$21,500,000
6 yrTotal$21,500,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
15 y 42 d

Details
  • signed as a free agent from SF 1/06 (minor-league contract)
  • released 8/05 club exercised $2.75M 05 option 11/04
  • signed as a free agent from LAD 12/02, 2 year/$4.25M (03-04)+$2.75M 05 club option $0.5M buyout
  • $0.25M signing bonus
  • 03:$1.75M, 04:$2M, 05:$2.75M club option $0.5M buyout
  • 5 year/$25M (98-02)+$5M 03 club option
  • $5M annually 98-02
  • agreed to defer $1M in 01 & $1.5M in 02 (6% interest, payable when he is 40)

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BP Chats

DateQuestionAnswer
2008-05-27 13:00:00 (link to chat)Is Carlos Gomez the next Devon White, or could be something better than that?
(Mike from Minnesota)
As long as we're going all retro, he has a little bit more of a Marquis Grissom vibe to him. (Nate Silver)


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