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Career Summary
Years G IP W L SV ERA
20 582 3426.3 223 186 23 3.80
Birth Date10-15-1909
Height6' 1"
Weight195 lbs
BatsR
ThrowsR
WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA..
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 W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA WARP
1928 CLE MLB 23 1 49.0 0 2 1 64 32 15 4 .000 11.8 5.9 0.7 2.8 0% .317 .000 1.96 5.44 6.61 0 0.00 0.0
1929 CLE MLB 11 0 17.7 1 0 0 24 5 4 2 .000 12.2 2.5 1.0 2.0 0% .314 .000 1.64 5.39 5.60 0 0.00 0.0
1930 CLE MLB 36 19 175.3 11 10 2 205 68 45 9 .000 10.5 3.5 0.5 2.3 0% .294 .000 1.56 4.84 4.21 0 0.00 0.0
1931 CLE MLB 40 24 194.0 13 14 1 229 72 63 8 .000 10.6 3.3 0.4 2.9 0% .302 .000 1.55 4.35 4.36 0 0.00 0.0
1932 CLE MLB 39 32 254.7 15 13 0 277 68 90 9 .000 9.8 2.4 0.3 3.2 0% .286 .000 1.35 3.72 3.75 0 0.00 0.0
1933 CLE MLB 43 31 253.0 15 17 4 254 67 81 10 .000 9.0 2.4 0.4 2.9 0% .268 .000 1.27 3.73 2.95 0 0.00 0.0
1934 CLE MLB 44 29 255.3 20 12 4 246 81 91 6 .000 8.7 2.9 0.2 3.2 0% .271 .000 1.28 3.78 2.61 0 0.00 0.0
1935 CLE MLB 42 35 287.3 22 11 2 313 53 95 6 .000 9.8 1.7 0.2 3.0 0% .292 .000 1.27 3.25 3.29 0 0.00 0.0
1936 CLE MLB 36 30 224.7 15 15 1 294 71 84 13 .000 11.8 2.8 0.5 3.4 0% .328 .000 1.62 4.52 5.17 0 0.00 0.0
1937 CLE MLB 38 30 233.7 15 12 2 269 86 95 9 .000 10.4 3.3 0.3 3.7 0% .308 .000 1.52 3.97 4.28 0 0.00 0.0
1938 CLE MLB 38 29 240.0 17 10 4 257 62 102 16 .000 9.6 2.3 0.6 3.8 0% .287 .000 1.33 3.97 3.83 0 0.00 0.0
1939 CLE MLB 29 26 208.0 15 9 1 213 64 67 15 .000 9.2 2.8 0.6 2.9 0% .272 .000 1.33 4.39 3.50 0 0.00 0.0
1940 CLE MLB 31 25 186.3 12 11 0 200 59 76 16 .000 9.7 2.8 0.8 3.7 0% .287 .000 1.39 4.25 4.06 0 0.00 0.0
1941 CLE MLB 15 10 68.7 5 4 1 76 37 21 8 .000 10.0 4.8 1.0 2.8 0% .273 .000 1.65 5.37 5.24 0 0.00 0.0
1942 CLE MLB 29 29 198.7 13 14 0 179 82 74 8 .000 8.1 3.7 0.4 3.4 0% .253 .000 1.31 3.61 3.44 0 0.00 0.0
1943 CLE MLB 19 18 135.3 8 7 0 126 61 40 7 .000 8.4 4.1 0.5 2.7 0% .258 .000 1.38 3.80 3.06 0 0.00 0.0
1944 CLE MLB 30 27 196.3 12 10 0 211 69 64 5 .000 9.7 3.2 0.2 2.9 0% .293 .000 1.43 3.33 3.71 0 0.00 0.0
1945 CLE MLB 11 11 76.0 3 7 0 93 23 16 3 .000 11.0 2.7 0.4 1.9 0% .307 .000 1.53 3.44 3.67 0 0.00 0.0
1946 CLE MLB 13 12 92.3 5 4 0 85 31 21 4 .000 8.3 3.0 0.4 2.0 0% .248 .000 1.26 3.56 3.41 0 0.00 0.0
1947 CLE MLB 15 15 80.0 6 4 0 91 27 17 3 .000 10.2 3.0 0.3 1.9 0% .293 .000 1.48 3.54 4.50 0 0.00 0.0
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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.
Minor league stats are currently shownClick to hide.
YEAR Team Lg G GS IP W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA
1928 CLE MLB 23 1 49.0 0 2 1 64 32 15 4 .000 11.8 5.9 0.7 2.8 0% .317 .000 1.96 5.44 6.61
1929 CLE MLB 11 0 17.7 1 0 0 24 5 4 2 .000 12.2 2.5 1.0 2.0 0% .314 .000 1.64 5.39 5.60
1930 CLE MLB 36 19 175.3 11 10 2 205 68 45 9 .000 10.5 3.5 0.5 2.3 0% .294 .000 1.56 4.84 4.21
1931 CLE MLB 40 24 194.0 13 14 1 229 72 63 8 .000 10.6 3.3 0.4 2.9 0% .302 .000 1.55 4.35 4.36
1932 CLE MLB 39 32 254.7 15 13 0 277 68 90 9 .000 9.8 2.4 0.3 3.2 0% .286 .000 1.35 3.72 3.75
1933 CLE MLB 43 31 253.0 15 17 4 254 67 81 10 .000 9.0 2.4 0.4 2.9 0% .268 .000 1.27 3.73 2.95
1934 CLE MLB 44 29 255.3 20 12 4 246 81 91 6 .000 8.7 2.9 0.2 3.2 0% .271 .000 1.28 3.78 2.61
1935 CLE MLB 42 35 287.3 22 11 2 313 53 95 6 .000 9.8 1.7 0.2 3.0 0% .292 .000 1.27 3.25 3.29
1936 CLE MLB 36 30 224.7 15 15 1 294 71 84 13 .000 11.8 2.8 0.5 3.4 0% .328 .000 1.62 4.52 5.17
1937 CLE MLB 38 30 233.7 15 12 2 269 86 95 9 .000 10.4 3.3 0.3 3.7 0% .308 .000 1.52 3.97 4.28
1938 CLE MLB 38 29 240.0 17 10 4 257 62 102 16 .000 9.6 2.3 0.6 3.8 0% .287 .000 1.33 3.97 3.83
1939 CLE MLB 29 26 208.0 15 9 1 213 64 67 15 .000 9.2 2.8 0.6 2.9 0% .272 .000 1.33 4.39 3.50
1940 CLE MLB 31 25 186.3 12 11 0 200 59 76 16 .000 9.7 2.8 0.8 3.7 0% .287 .000 1.39 4.25 4.06
1941 CLE MLB 15 10 68.7 5 4 1 76 37 21 8 .000 10.0 4.8 1.0 2.8 0% .273 .000 1.65 5.37 5.24
1942 CLE MLB 29 29 198.7 13 14 0 179 82 74 8 .000 8.1 3.7 0.4 3.4 0% .253 .000 1.31 3.61 3.44
1943 CLE MLB 19 18 135.3 8 7 0 126 61 40 7 .000 8.4 4.1 0.5 2.7 0% .258 .000 1.38 3.80 3.06
1944 CLE MLB 30 27 196.3 12 10 0 211 69 64 5 .000 9.7 3.2 0.2 2.9 0% .293 .000 1.43 3.33 3.71
1945 CLE MLB 11 11 76.0 3 7 0 93 23 16 3 .000 11.0 2.7 0.4 1.9 0% .307 .000 1.53 3.44 3.67
1946 CLE MLB 13 12 92.3 5 4 0 85 31 21 4 .000 8.3 3.0 0.4 2.0 0% .248 .000 1.26 3.56 3.41
1947 CLE MLB 15 15 80.0 6 4 0 91 27 17 3 .000 10.2 3.0 0.3 1.9 0% .293 .000 1.48 3.54 4.50

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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
1943-05-09 1943-07-08 60 0 Right Foot Fracture Sliding Into Base - -

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  Title Author Date
Prospectus Feature: One Fine DayRob Mains2016-04-26
This article requires BP Premium accessOn the Beat: Cooper's OptimismJohn Perrotto2009-04-19
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: Herb ScoreSteven Goldman2008-11-18
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: Topping the Twins?Steven Goldman2008-02-11
This article requires BP Premium accessWhen Four Aces Don't Matter: The 1940 White SoxBrandon Isleib2007-11-21
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: The Definition of InsanitySteven Goldman2006-09-29


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