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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
17 944.7 46 61 187 798 4.31 10.1
Birth Date10-2-1970
Height6' 0"
Weight195 lbs
BatsR
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
1993 MIN 22 19 16 94.7 87.3 7.3 3 8 0 0 5 1 426 123 68 65 13 206 36 34 1 46 6.18 4.99 5.07 6.3 0.6
1994 MIN 23 4 4 17.0 17.0 0.0 0 2 0 0 1 0 81 26 16 16 3 46 4 4 0 8 8.47 5.26 6.28 0.4 0.0
1995 MIN 24 51 5 91.3 21.3 70.0 4 9 2 6 1 0 410 99 54 52 13 155 45 43 0 71 5.12 4.91 4.95 12.0 1.2
1996 MIN 25 83 0 73.7 0.0 73.7 6 5 4 5 0 0 313 61 45 43 12 113 33 29 3 74 5.25 4.82 4.89 9.9 0.9
1997 MIN 26 69 0 46.0 0.0 46.0 0 4 1 3 0 0 201 45 23 20 7 75 17 15 2 54 3.91 4.01 4.28 5.0 0.5
1998 MIN 27 79 0 65.7 0.0 65.7 3 1 0 5 0 0 286 66 34 33 10 114 28 22 0 53 4.52 4.87 4.51 8.1 0.8
1999 MIN 28 63 0 48.0 0.0 48.0 2 5 2 2 0 0 197 37 24 24 6 74 25 21 2 50 4.50 4.43 5.21 3.7 0.4
2000 MIN 29 70 0 61.7 0.0 61.7 7 4 9 4 0 0 262 55 27 27 14 106 25 22 1 52 3.94 5.75 5.51 -0.1 -0.0
2001 MIN 30 67 0 66.7 0.0 66.7 7 1 12 3 0 0 270 47 27 26 5 73 23 19 1 67 3.51 3.14 3.96 9.8 1.0
2002 MIN 31 68 0 67.7 0.0 67.7 1 3 45 6 0 0 270 53 22 22 9 91 18 16 1 70 2.93 3.56 3.77 12.8 1.3
2003 MIN 32 66 0 65.3 0.0 65.3 3 5 41 4 0 0 260 50 22 21 7 82 14 12 0 60 2.89 3.29 3.86 11.9 1.2
2004 SEA 33 41 0 45.3 0.0 45.3 2 2 18 7 0 0 176 31 14 14 8 58 14 14 1 45 2.78 4.46 4.84 4.5 0.4
2005 SEA 34 58 0 56.3 0.0 56.3 2 3 36 5 0 0 238 52 23 17 7 86 15 12 0 48 2.72 3.76 3.89 10.6 1.1
2006 CIN 35 15 0 14.0 0.0 14.0 0 0 8 2 0 0 58 15 5 2 2 25 2 1 1 17 1.29 3.18 3.04 3.8 0.4
2006 SEA 35 28 0 23.0 0.0 23.0 1 3 5 4 0 0 108 29 14 14 8 57 11 10 0 22 5.48 7.23 5.99 -0.7 -0.1
2007 CIN 36 15 0 13.7 0.0 13.7 0 0 0 2 0 0 62 16 11 11 2 29 4 4 1 8 7.24 5.01 6.20 -0.2 -0.0
2008 MIN 37 9 0 7.0 0.0 7.0 1 1 0 1 0 0 33 12 6 6 1 18 2 2 0 5 7.71 4.45 4.12 1.1 0.1
2008 TEX 37 55 0 49.3 0.0 49.3 3 3 4 0 0 0 194 38 20 20 3 62 17 15 0 28 3.65 3.85 4.93 6.9 0.7
2009 TEX 38 48 0 38.3 0.0 38.3 1 2 0 4 0 0 166 39 21 19 8 70 15 14 2 20 4.46 6.14 6.92 -3.3 -0.3
Career90825944.7125.7819.04661187637140118944764521381540348309167984.314.504.76102.710.1

Advanced

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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
1991 ELZ Rk 14 13 92.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1992 KEN A 18 18 101.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1992 VIS A+ 7 7 49.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1993 MIN MLB 19 16 94.7 5.07 92 .307 .266 .331 .405 .261 .333 99 6.3 0.6 6.3 0.6
1993 NAA AA 10 10 65.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1994 MIN MLB 4 4 17.0 6.28 84 .324 .266 .328 .434 .260 .348 102 0.4 0.0 0.4 0.0
1994 SLC AAA 24 24 151.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1995 MIN MLB 51 5 91.3 4.95 106 .273 .266 .337 .417 .262 .306 103 12.0 1.2 12.0 1.2
1996 MIN MLB 83 0 73.7 4.89 113 .247 .281 .352 .448 .270 .257 103 9.9 0.9 9.9 0.9
1997 MIN MLB 69 0 46.0 4.28 112 .263 .278 .346 .442 .270 .314 98 5.0 0.5 5.0 0.5
1998 MIN MLB 79 0 65.7 4.51 111 .269 .279 .348 .446 .274 .287 100 8.1 0.8 8.1 0.8
1999 MIN MLB 63 0 48.0 5.21 102 .241 .278 .355 .455 .271 .272 100 3.7 0.4 3.7 0.4
1999 NBR AA 3 0 4.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 MIN MLB 70 0 61.7 5.51 90 .254 .274 .348 .454 .267 .241 94 -0.1 -0.0 -0.1 -0.0
2001 MIN MLB 67 0 66.7 3.96 119 .207 .271 .337 .440 .265 .241 100 9.8 1.0 9.8 1.0
2002 MIN MLB 68 0 67.7 3.77 120 .222 .259 .321 .410 .255 .256 97 12.8 1.3 12.8 1.3
2003 MIN MLB 66 0 65.3 3.86 121 .207 .263 .326 .422 .261 .240 99 11.9 1.2 11.9 1.2
2004 SEA MLB 41 0 45.3 4.84 106 .209 .269 .336 .435 .260 .213 102 4.8 0.5 4.5 0.4
2005 SEA MLB 58 0 56.3 3.89 115 .257 .266 .327 .425 .262 .268 97 10.6 1.1 10.6 1.1
2006 CIN MLB 15 0 14.0 3.04 137 .253 .270 .338 .426 .266 .361 99 3.8 0.4 3.8 0.4
2006 SEA MLB 28 0 23.0 5.99 80 .325 .271 .337 .441 .260 .313 101 -0.7 -0.1 -0.7 -0.1
2007 CIN MLB 15 0 13.7 6.20 75 .282 .275 .338 .453 .269 .298 103 -0.2 -0.0 -0.2 -0.0
2007 DYT A 3 0 3.0 3.64 114 .140 .271 .350 .413 .273 .250 97 0.4 0.0 0.4 0.0
2007 LOU AAA 9 0 8.0 7.42 27 .342 .247 .309 .361 .244 .292 82 -2.4 -0.2 -2.4 -0.2
2008 MIN MLB 9 0 7.0 4.12 110 .352 .267 .332 .428 .265 .440 97 1.1 0.1 1.1 0.1
2008 TEX MLB 55 0 49.3 4.93 108 .204 .270 .341 .423 .267 .240 114 6.9 0.7 6.9 0.7
2009 TEX MLB 48 0 38.3 6.92 66 .274 .267 .332 .415 .260 .256 107 -3.3 -0.3 -3.3 -0.3

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
1991 ELZ Rk 8 4 0 14 13 92.0 67 31 106 5 0% .000 6.6 3.0 0.5 10.4 1.07 1.86 0.0 0.0
1992 KEN A 5 10 0 18 18 101.0 106 30 103 5 0% .000 9.4 2.7 0.4 9.2 1.35 4.37 0.0 0.0
1992 VIS A+ 7 0 0 7 7 49.3 47 10 39 1 0% .000 8.6 1.8 0.2 7.1 1.16 1.64 0.0 0.0
1993 MIN MLB 3 8 0 19 16 94.7 123 36 46 13 33% .333 11.7 3.4 1.2 4.4 1.68 6.18 6.3 0.6
1993 NAA AA 4 0 0 10 10 65.3 53 10 57 1 0% .000 7.3 1.4 0.1 7.9 0.96 1.24 0.0 0.0
1994 MIN MLB 0 2 0 4 4 17.0 26 4 8 3 29% .348 13.8 2.1 1.6 4.2 1.76 8.47 0.4 0.0
1994 SLC AAA 12 7 0 24 24 151.0 171 51 87 23 0% .000 10.2 3.0 1.4 5.2 1.47 4.83 0.0 0.0
1995 MIN MLB 4 9 2 51 5 91.3 99 45 71 13 34% .306 9.8 4.4 1.3 7.0 1.58 5.12 12.0 1.2
1996 MIN MLB 6 5 4 83 0 73.7 61 33 74 12 29% .257 7.5 4.0 1.5 9.0 1.28 5.25 9.9 0.9
1997 MIN MLB 0 4 1 69 0 46.0 45 17 54 7 29% .314 8.8 3.3 1.4 10.6 1.35 3.91 5.0 0.5
1998 MIN MLB 3 1 0 79 0 65.7 66 28 53 10 37% .287 9.0 3.8 1.4 7.3 1.43 4.52 8.1 0.8
1999 MIN MLB 2 5 2 63 0 48.0 37 25 50 6 31% .272 6.9 4.7 1.1 9.4 1.29 4.50 3.7 0.4
1999 NBR AA 0 0 0 3 0 4.7 3 0 5 0 0% .000 5.7 0.0 0.0 9.6 0.64 1.91 0.0 0.0
2000 MIN MLB 7 4 9 70 0 61.7 55 25 52 14 32% .241 8.0 3.6 2.0 7.6 1.30 3.94 -0.1 -0.0
2001 MIN MLB 7 1 12 67 0 66.7 47 23 67 5 35% .241 6.3 3.1 0.7 9.0 1.05 3.51 9.8 1.0
2002 MIN MLB 1 3 45 68 0 67.7 53 18 70 9 37% .256 7.0 2.4 1.2 9.3 1.05 2.93 12.8 1.3
2003 MIN MLB 3 5 41 66 0 65.3 50 14 60 7 32% .240 6.9 1.9 1.0 8.3 0.98 2.89 11.9 1.2
2004 SEA MLB 2 2 18 41 0 45.3 31 14 45 8 28% .213 6.2 2.8 1.6 8.9 0.99 2.78 4.5 0.4
2005 SEA MLB 2 3 36 58 0 56.3 52 15 48 7 35% .268 8.3 2.4 1.1 7.7 1.19 2.72 10.6 1.1
2006 SEA MLB 1 3 5 28 0 23.0 29 11 22 8 37% .313 11.3 4.3 3.1 8.6 1.74 5.48 -0.7 -0.1
2006 CIN MLB 0 0 8 15 0 14.0 15 2 17 2 34% .361 9.6 1.3 1.3 10.9 1.21 1.29 3.8 0.4
2007 LOU AAA 0 0 0 9 0 8.0 11 4 3 2 31% .292 12.4 4.5 2.2 3.4 1.88 4.50 -2.4 -0.2
2007 DYT A 0 0 1 3 0 3.0 2 0 3 0 25% .250 6.0 0.0 0.0 9.0 0.67 0.00 0.4 0.0
2007 CIN MLB 0 0 0 15 0 13.7 16 4 8 2 22% .298 10.5 2.6 1.3 5.3 1.46 7.24 -0.2 -0.0
2008 MIN MLB 1 1 0 9 0 7.0 12 2 5 1 23% .440 15.4 2.6 1.3 6.4 2.00 7.71 1.1 0.1
2008 TEX MLB 3 3 4 55 0 49.3 38 17 28 3 29% .240 6.9 3.1 0.5 5.1 1.11 3.65 6.9 0.7
2009 TEX MLB 1 2 0 48 0 38.3 39 15 20 8 38% .256 9.2 3.5 1.9 4.7 1.41 4.46 -3.3 -0.3

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 921 0.5472 0.4712 0.8641 0.6726 0.2278 0.8673 0.8526 0.1359
2009 705 0.5617 0.4865 0.8659 0.7020 0.2104 0.8957 0.7385 0.1341
Career16260.55350.47780.86490.68530.22030.87960.80310.1351

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2009-08-15 2009-09-05 15-DL 21 20 Left Knee Inflammation -
2009-03-13 2009-03-25 Camp 12 0 Left Shoulder Soreness -
2009-02-27 2009-03-07 Camp 8 0 Low Back Tightness -
2008-07-01 2008-07-04 DTD 3 2 Left Shoulder Inflammation -
2008-06-22 2008-06-22 DTD 0 0 Right Ankle Sprain -
2008-04-05 2008-04-25 15-DL 20 19 Left Shoulder Soreness -
2008-03-13 2008-03-28 Camp 15 0 Left Knee Strain -
2007-04-01 2007-08-07 60-DL 128 111 Left Elbow Recovery From Surgery Tommy John Surgery 2006-09-08
2006-08-20 2006-10-01 15-DL 42 38 Left Elbow Surgery Tommy John Surgery 2006-09-08
2006-06-24 2006-06-24 DTD 0 0 Low Back Spasms -
2005-02-25 2005-04-04 Camp 38 0 Right Thigh Strain Hamstring -
2004-08-23 2004-08-23 On-Alr 0 0 Right Knee Surgery Meniscus 2004-08-23
2004-08-01 2004-10-04 60-DL 64 59 Left Shoulder Strain Rotator Cuff -
2004-04-05 2004-04-10 DTD 5 4 Left Shoulder Soreness -
2004-03-05 2004-03-06 Camp 1 0 Left Knee Soreness -
2001-06-05 2001-06-20 15-DL 15 13 Left Knee Cartilage Injury Meniscus -
1999-05-22 1999-06-28 15-DL 37 33 Left Elbow Sprain UCL Ligament - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2009 TEX $1,000,000
2008 TEX $2,000,000
2007 CIN $500,000
2006 SEA $6,250,000
2005 SEA $6,250,000
2004 SEA $4,000,000
2003 MIN $2,700,000
2002 MIN $1,800,000
2001 MIN $1,800,000
2000 MIN $875,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
10 yrPrevious$27,175,000
10 yrTotal$27,175,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
15 y 141 dKevin Kohler

Details
  • 1 year (2010). Signed by Washington as a free agent 12/27/09 (minor-league contract). Released by Washington 3/10/10.
  • 1 year/$1M (2009). Signed by Texas as a free agent 2/3/09 (minor-league contract). salary of $1M on 40-man roster. $2.5M in performance bonuses ($0.1M each for 45, 50, 55, 60, 65 games. $0.2M for 35 GF, $0.3M for 40 GF. $0.4M for 45 GF. $0.5M for 50 GF. $0.6M for 55 GF). Assignment bonuses if traded: No bonus if traded to AL West or NL West club. $0.1M bonus if traded to AL Central or NL Central club. $0.25M bonus if traded to AL East or NL East club. $0.5M bonus if traded to 1 of 4 clubs designated by Guardado. Contract purchased by Texas 4/5/09.
  • 1 year/$2M (2008). Signed by Texas as a free agent 1/11/08. Performance bonuses: $0.25M each for 30, 35, 40, 45 GF. $0.35M each for 50, 55 GF. $0.4M each for 60, 65 GF. $0.25M each for 40, 45, 50, 55, 60 games. Assignment bonus: $0.25M for trade to AL East or NL East (each time), $0.1M each for trade to AL Central or AL Central (each time). Acquired by Minnesota in trade from Texas 8/25/08.
  • 1 year/$0.5M (2007), plus 2008 club option. Re-signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 2/07 (minor-league contract). 07: $0.5M on major-league roster, 08:$3M club option. $1.4M in roster bonuses, $1.2M in performance bonuses. 2008 option may increase to as much as $7M based on 2007 statistics. Contract purchased by Cincinnati 4/07. Cincinnati declined $3.5M 2008 option 10/31/07.
  • 1 year/$4M (2004), plus 2005, 2006 options. Signed by Seattle as a free agent 12/03. 04:$4M, 05:$6M club option or $4M player option, 06:$6.25M club option or $4.25M player option. $1M annually in performance bonuses based on GF. Limited no-trade clause allowing Guardado to block deals to 10 clubs, including Boston &
  • both New York teams. Guardado exercised $4M 2005 player option 11/04. Seattle exercised $6.25M club option 11/05. Acquired by Cincinnati in trade from Seattle 7/06, with Mariners paying about $2.5M of remaining 2006 salary.
  • 2 years/$3.6M (2001-02), plus 2003 option. Re-signed by Minnesota. 01:$1.8M, 02:$1.8M, 03:$2.7M club option or $1.4M player option. Option exercised 10/02.

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DateQuestionAnswer
2008-07-30 12:30:00 (link to chat)Looks like Florida and Milwaukee have inquired about both Gerald Laird and Eddie Guardado. Any chance of a deal going down with both players getting packaged to one of those teams? What could the Rangers expect in return?
(jsmoore from dallas)
I think the Rangers would get a decen three-player mix of a couple guys who could help now and someone in the future. (John Perrotto)


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, Eddie Guardado threw 1,822 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2007 and 2009, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2009, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (87mph), also mixing in a Change (79mph) and Slider (78mph).