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Career Summary
Years PA AVG OBP SLG TAv WARP
20 10232 .338 .388 .459 .300 61.4
Birth Date5-9-1960
Height5' 11"
Weight185 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
1982 SDN 22 54 209 190 33 55 12 2 1 74 14 16 0 1 4 17 8 3 .289 .337 .389 .262 4.8 0.3 0.5
1983 SDN 23 86 334 304 34 94 12 2 1 113 23 21 0 3 4 37 7 4 .309 .355 .372 .264 10.3 -2.6 0.8
1984 SDN 24 158 675 606 88 213 21 10 5 269 59 23 2 2 6 71 33 18 .351 .410 .444 .310 48.9 3.8 5.6
1985 SDN 25 154 671 622 90 197 29 5 6 254 45 33 2 1 1 46 14 11 .317 .364 .408 .283 34.8 8.0 4.5
1986 SDN 26 160 701 642 107 211 33 7 14 300 52 35 3 2 2 59 37 9 .329 .381 .467 .297 42.4 10.9 5.6
1987 SDN 27 157 680 589 119 218 36 13 7 301 82 35 3 4 2 54 56 12 .370 .447 .511 .330 74.1 4.2 7.8
1988 SDN 28 133 578 521 64 163 22 5 7 216 51 40 0 2 4 70 26 11 .313 .373 .415 .298 33.3 -4.0 3.2
1989 SDN 29 158 679 604 82 203 27 7 4 256 56 30 1 7 11 62 40 16 .336 .389 .424 .303 43.4 -2.9 4.4
1990 SDN 30 141 629 573 79 177 29 10 4 238 44 23 1 4 7 72 17 8 .309 .357 .415 .274 19.1 4.2 2.5
1991 SDN 31 134 569 530 69 168 27 11 4 229 34 19 0 5 0 62 8 8 .317 .355 .432 .285 18.8 3.8 2.4
1992 SDN 32 128 569 520 77 165 27 3 6 216 46 16 0 3 0 41 3 6 .317 .371 .415 .280 21.8 0.8 2.5
1993 SDN 33 122 534 489 70 175 41 3 7 243 36 19 1 7 1 59 14 1 .358 .398 .497 .320 45.0 -2.3 4.3
1994 SDN 34 110 475 419 79 165 35 1 12 238 48 19 2 5 1 64 5 0 .394 .454 .568 .348 53.2 -1.1 5.0
1995 SDN 35 135 577 535 82 197 33 1 9 259 35 15 1 6 0 90 17 5 .368 .404 .484 .305 36.3 2.5 3.8
1996 SDN 36 116 498 451 67 159 27 2 3 199 39 17 1 6 1 50 11 4 .353 .400 .441 .286 21.2 -7.0 1.3
1997 SDN 37 149 651 592 97 220 49 2 17 324 43 28 3 12 1 119 12 5 .372 .409 .547 .329 57.5 -23.5 3.4
1998 SDN 38 127 505 461 65 148 35 0 16 231 35 18 1 8 0 69 3 1 .321 .364 .501 .310 34.7 -14.7 2.0
1999 SDN 39 111 446 411 59 139 27 0 10 196 29 14 2 4 0 62 7 2 .338 .381 .477 .288 21.9 -11.6 1.0
2000 SDN 40 36 140 127 17 41 12 0 1 56 9 4 1 3 0 17 0 1 .323 .364 .441 .283 7.1 -2.6 0.4
2001 SDN 41 71 112 102 5 33 9 1 1 47 10 9 0 0 0 17 1 0 .324 .384 .461 .300 5.6 -1.4 0.4
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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
1981 WAL A- 42 202 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .324 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1981 AMA AA 23 99 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .469 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1982 SDN MLB 54 209 .262 .262 .319 .376 .254 .310 98 0.5 5.6 -0.5 0.3 0.7 4.8 0.5 4.8 0.5
1982 HAW AAA 93 393 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .330 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1983 SDN MLB 86 334 .264 .251 .317 .364 .253 .326 99 1.5 9.1 -2.8 -2.6 1.8 10.3 0.8 10.3 0.8
1983 LVG AAA 17 80 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .368 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1984 SDN MLB 158 675 .310 .258 .318 .370 .256 .359 96 33.2 18.1 -6.7 3.8 1.7 48.9 5.6 48.9 5.6
1985 SDN MLB 154 671 .283 .249 .314 .369 .253 .327 94 15.7 18.3 -6.8 8.0 5.9 34.8 4.5 34.8 4.5
1986 SDN MLB 160 701 .297 .252 .316 .376 .253 .331 101 26.8 19.4 -7.2 10.9 3.8 42.4 5.6 42.4 5.6
1987 SDN MLB 157 680 .330 .258 .323 .399 .255 .383 97 51.2 20.0 -7.4 4.2 8.0 74.1 7.8 74.1 7.8
1988 SDN MLB 133 578 .298 .248 .306 .361 .253 .328 98 20.7 15.1 -3.9 -4.0 0.9 33.3 3.2 33.3 3.2
1989 SDN MLB 158 679 .303 .246 .307 .366 .253 .345 99 28.1 17.7 -2.1 -2.9 0.8 43.4 4.4 43.4 4.4
1990 SDN MLB 141 629 .274 .257 .318 .383 .259 .315 100 8.5 16.9 -6.3 4.2 -3.1 19.1 2.5 19.1 2.5
1991 SDN MLB 134 569 .285 .250 .316 .371 .256 .320 102 13.9 15.4 -5.7 3.8 -0.7 18.8 2.4 18.8 2.4
1992 SDN MLB 128 569 .280 .253 .311 .373 .256 .317 103 10.9 14.8 -5.5 0.8 0.7 21.8 2.5 21.8 2.5
1993 SDN MLB 122 534 .320 .265 .324 .401 .259 .357 95 34.6 15.3 -5.6 -2.3 0.2 45.0 4.3 45.0 4.3
1994 SDN MLB 110 475 .348 .266 .328 .411 .254 .389 97 46.8 14.4 -5.2 -1.1 -0.5 53.2 5.0 53.2 5.0
1995 SDN MLB 135 577 .305 .266 .330 .413 .258 .364 97 29.1 17.3 -6.4 2.5 -1.3 36.3 3.8 36.3 3.8
1996 SDN MLB 116 498 .286 .264 .328 .415 .256 .357 97 15.1 15.4 -5.6 -7.0 -2.7 21.2 1.3 21.2 1.3
1997 SDN MLB 149 651 .329 .262 .329 .409 .256 .363 99 49.1 17.3 -7.2 -23.5 -1.4 57.5 3.4 57.5 3.4
1998 SDN MLB 127 505 .310 .265 .331 .417 .258 .303 91 27.7 13.1 -5.6 -14.7 2.2 34.7 2.0 34.7 2.0
1999 SDN MLB 111 446 .288 .264 .333 .421 .255 .330 94 14.8 12.1 -5.2 -11.6 0.6 21.9 1.0 21.9 1.0
2000 SDN MLB 36 140 .283 .272 .339 .440 .260 .320 94 3.8 3.9 -1.8 -2.6 1.3 7.1 0.4 7.1 0.4
2001 SDN MLB 71 112 .300 .255 .321 .403 .248 .348 99 4.8 3.0 -0.7 -1.4 -1.0 5.6 0.4 5.6 0.4

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
1981 AMA AA 99 22 42 8 2 4 19 5 7 5 1 .462 .490 .725 .264 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1981 WAL A- 202 46 59 12 1 12 37 23 21 17 3 .331 .408 .612 .281 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1982 SDN MLB 209 33 55 12 2 1 17 14 16 8 3 .289 .337 .389 .100 .262 4.8 0.3 0.5
1982 HAW AAA 393 65 120 23 2 5 46 18 18 14 5 .328 .356 .443 .115 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1983 SDN MLB 334 34 94 12 2 1 37 23 21 7 4 .309 .355 .372 .062 .264 10.3 -2.6 0.8
1983 LVG AAA 80 15 25 6 0 0 7 6 5 3 1 .342 .392 .425 .082 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1984 SDN MLB 675 88 213 21 10 5 71 59 23 33 18 .351 .410 .444 .092 .310 48.9 3.8 5.6
1985 SDN MLB 671 90 197 29 5 6 46 45 33 14 11 .317 .364 .408 .092 .283 34.8 8.0 4.5
1986 SDN MLB 701 107 211 33 7 14 59 52 35 37 9 .329 .381 .467 .139 .297 42.4 10.9 5.6
1987 SDN MLB 680 119 218 36 13 7 54 82 35 56 12 .370 .447 .511 .141 .330 74.1 4.2 7.8
1988 SDN MLB 578 64 163 22 5 7 70 51 40 26 11 .313 .373 .415 .102 .298 33.3 -4.0 3.2
1989 SDN MLB 679 82 203 27 7 4 62 56 30 40 16 .336 .389 .424 .088 .303 43.4 -2.9 4.4
1990 SDN MLB 629 79 177 29 10 4 72 44 23 17 8 .309 .357 .415 .106 .274 19.1 4.2 2.5
1991 SDN MLB 569 69 168 27 11 4 62 34 19 8 8 .317 .355 .432 .115 .285 18.8 3.8 2.4
1992 SDN MLB 569 77 165 27 3 6 41 46 16 3 6 .317 .371 .415 .098 .280 21.8 0.8 2.5
1993 SDN MLB 534 70 175 41 3 7 59 36 19 14 1 .358 .398 .497 .139 .320 45.0 -2.3 4.3
1994 SDN MLB 475 79 165 35 1 12 64 48 19 5 0 .394 .454 .568 .174 .348 53.2 -1.1 5.0
1995 SDN MLB 577 82 197 33 1 9 90 35 15 17 5 .368 .404 .484 .116 .305 36.3 2.5 3.8
1996 SDN MLB 498 67 159 27 2 3 50 39 17 11 4 .353 .400 .441 .089 .286 21.2 -7.0 1.3
1997 SDN MLB 651 97 220 49 2 17 119 43 28 12 5 .372 .409 .547 .176 .329 57.5 -23.5 3.4
1998 SDN MLB 505 65 148 35 0 16 69 35 18 3 1 .321 .364 .501 .180 .310 34.7 -14.7 2.0
1999 SDN MLB 446 59 139 27 0 10 62 29 14 7 2 .338 .381 .477 .139 .288 21.9 -11.6 1.0
2000 SDN MLB 140 17 41 12 0 1 17 9 4 0 1 .323 .364 .441 .118 .283 7.1 -2.6 0.4
2001 SDN MLB 112 5 33 9 1 1 17 10 9 1 0 .324 .384 .461 .137 .300 5.6 -1.4 0.4

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
2001-05-10 2001-07-03 15-DL 54 49 Right Thigh Strain Hamstring -
2001-04-21 2001-05-08 15-DL 17 15 Right Thigh Strain Hamstring - -
2000-06-24 2000-10-02 60-DL 100 91 Left Knee Surgery Loose Bodies and Cartilage 2000-06-27 -
2000-04-29 2000-05-16 15-DL 17 14 Left Knee Inflammation - -
1999-06-20 1999-07-19 15-DL 29 25 Left Lower Leg Strain Calf -
1999-05-22 1999-06-12 15-DL 21 19 Left Lower Leg Strain Calf - -
1998-08-13 1998-09-01 15-DL 19 18 Right Lower Leg Inflammation Achilles Tendon - -
1996-10-23 1996-10-23 Off 0 0 Right Lower Leg Surgery Fraying of Achilles and Bursa 1996-10-23 -
1996-07-02 1996-08-06 15-DL 35 31 Right Lower Leg Inflammation Frayed Achilles - -
1996-04-17 1996-04-26 DTD 9 8 Right Foot Inflammation Bursitis - -
1988-05-07 1988-05-28 21 20 - Not Disclosed - -
1988-03-11 1988-03-25 Camp 14 0 Right Hand Surgery Easier Tendon Movement 1988-03-11 -
1983-04-05 1983-06-21 77 65 - Wrist Fracture - -
1982-08-26 1982-09-13 18 15 Left Wrist Fracture Diving Catch - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2001 SDN $2,000,000
2000 SDN $6,300,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
2 yrPrevious$8,300,000
2 yrTotal$8,300,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status

Details
  • 2 years/$10.6M (1999-2000), plus $6M 2001 club option. Signed extension 4/97 (picked up 98 option at same time). 99:$4.3M, 00:$4.3M, 01:$6M club option ($2M buyout). Additional $3.7M with 600 PAs. Club declined 2001 option 11/00.
  • 2 years/$8.5M (1996-97), plus $4M 1998 club option. 96:$4M, 97:$4M, 98:$4M ($0.5M buyout). Additional $0.5M/year for 500 plate appearances. Club exercised $4M 1998 option 4/97.
  • 3 years/$12.25M (1993-95). Signed extension 2/91. $1.15M signing bonus. 93:$3.6M, 94:$3.25M, 95:$4.25M.
  • 1 year/$2M (1991), plus 1992 club option. Signed extension 12/88. 91:$2M, 92:$2M club option ($0.2M buyout). Club must make decision on 1992 option by end of 1990 season.
  • 5 years (1985-89), plus 1990 club option. Signed 11/84, replacing final year of previous deal, which was to pay $0.18M for 1985. Six-figure signing bonus. Total value of $4.5M if option is exercised. 85:$0.5M, 88:$1M, 89:$1M, 90:club option. Club added award bonuses 3/87. Club added $0.5M 2/88.
  • 1 year/$0.1M (1984).
  • Drafted by San Diego 1981 (3-58). $25,000 signing bonus. Also drafted by San Diego Clippers in 10th round of 1981 NBA Draft.

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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This article requires BP Premium accessSchrodinger's Bat: Baseball's TrifectaDan Fox2006-09-28
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Monday Morning Ten Pack, 5/8Kevin Goldstein2006-05-08
Prospectus Notebook: Reds, Indians, MarlinsBaseball Prospectus2006-05-05
This article requires BP Premium access2006--Setting the Stage: OverdueDan Fox2006-03-31
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: The ElectionJoe Sheehan2006-01-11
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Matchups: Shopping ListJim Baker2005-11-15
This article requires BP Premium accessA Modest Proposal: What MLB Can Learn From the Little League World SeriesJohn Erhardt2005-08-25
This article requires BP Premium accessAn Objective Hall of Fame: Part Four, 1944-1946Clay Davenport2005-08-18
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Roundtable: Top 50 Prospects - OutfieldersBaseball Prospectus2005-02-16
You Could Look It Up: BacklashSteven Goldman2004-04-05
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Roundtable: Top 50 Prospects, Part IVBaseball Prospectus2004-02-24
Prospectus Triple Play: Houston Astros, Milwaukee Brewers, Oakland AthleticsBaseball Prospectus2004-02-23
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Roundtable: Top 50 Prospects, Part IIBaseball Prospectus2004-02-22
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: 1984 Part III: GhostbustersSteven Goldman2004-02-19
You Could Look It Up: WelcomeSteven Goldman2004-02-13
The Class of 2004: Analyzing the HittersJay Jaffe2004-01-06
Prospectus Q&A: Kevin Towers, Part IIJonah Keri2003-10-10
This article requires BP Premium accessUnder The Knife: Rockin' in the Free WorldWill Carroll2003-09-22
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Q&A: Dave Van Horne, Part IIJonah Keri2003-07-30
This article requires BP Premium accessLies, Damned Lies: Leading OffNate Silver2003-07-30
This article requires BP Premium accessUnder The Knife: Under The NeedleWill Carroll2003-06-18
Prospectus Triple Play: Houston Astros, Milwaukee Brewers, Oakland AthleticsBaseball Prospectus2003-06-09
Prospectus Triple Play: Florida Marlins, New York Yankees, Pittsburgh PiratesBaseball Prospectus2003-05-19
This article requires BP Premium accessUnder The Knife: Soapbox DerbyWill Carroll2003-04-23
The Great Slide Backwards: Which Teams Will Lose 20 More Games this Season?Mark Armour2003-04-09
This article requires BP Premium accessUnder The Knife: The Pitch Count Debate, ContinuedWill Carroll2003-03-21
The Daily Prospectus: All-Stars (and Mariners, too)Joe Sheehan2001-06-11
Doctoring Ichiro: More on the Mariners' SensationRany Jazayerli2001-05-18
The Daily Prospectus: Around the NLJoe Sheehan2001-05-09
The Daily Prospectus: Around the ALJoe Sheehan2001-05-07
Hall Of Fame Roundtable: Commentary on this year's candidatesGary Huckabay2000-11-30
Hall Of Fame Roundtable: Commentary on this year's candidatesChristina Kahrl2000-11-30


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