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Career Summary
Years PA AVG OBP SLG TAv WARP
12 4752 .264 .312 .364 .249 6.2
Birth Date10-4-1960
Height5' 9"
Weight175 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
1984 CHN 23 8 10 9 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 .111 .200 .111 .122 -0.9 -0.1 -0.1
1985 CHN 24 53 178 163 24 40 12 1 2 60 8 12 3 2 2 10 2 4 .245 .290 .368 .230 1.8 -1.4 0.0
1986 HOU 25 127 453 419 55 108 15 4 6 149 22 52 5 1 6 36 38 14 .258 .302 .356 .260 14.8 -5.1 1.0
1987 HOU 26 141 627 564 96 167 28 3 11 234 42 70 9 5 7 63 53 9 .296 .352 .415 .280 40.0 -5.9 3.4
1988 HOU 27 145 591 530 79 142 25 4 7 196 37 56 8 8 8 52 32 13 .268 .321 .370 .266 13.8 0.7 1.6
1989 HOU 28 108 433 395 49 90 15 3 3 120 30 53 1 4 3 44 22 6 .228 .281 .304 .237 1.5 1.4 0.3
1989 PIT 28 27 87 86 10 21 4 0 1 28 0 9 1 0 0 7 2 1 .244 .253 .326 .208 -2.1 -2.6 -0.5
1990 CIN 29 139 545 504 68 139 28 5 5 192 33 42 6 1 1 25 30 10 .276 .327 .381 .258 14.3 6.1 2.2
1991 CIN 30 138 482 442 45 116 25 3 4 159 26 55 7 3 4 41 11 9 .262 .312 .360 .242 2.7 -1.1 0.2
1992 BOS 31 75 342 315 37 75 16 2 1 98 17 41 3 1 6 23 4 6 .238 .283 .311 .212 -7.3 -2.9 -1.1
1992 CIN 31 43 102 94 10 27 3 0 2 36 5 11 0 3 0 10 0 2 .287 .314 .383 .249 1.3 -2.0 -0.1
1993 BOS 32 136 562 508 71 146 24 3 9 203 28 46 11 4 11 57 14 7 .287 .336 .400 .250 11.0 -9.6 0.1
1994 BOS 33 44 181 164 24 40 9 1 1 54 11 14 1 2 3 18 4 5 .244 .292 .329 .224 -6.6 1.4 -0.5
1994 PHI 33 43 146 134 15 33 5 1 2 46 6 14 0 4 2 13 4 1 .246 .271 .343 .223 -0.9 -2.7 -0.3
1995 TEX 34 6 13 12 2 1 1 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .083 .154 .167 .118 0.1 0.1 0.0
Career12334752433958611462103054157826747655385339921887.264.312.364.24983.3-23.66.2

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 GEN A- 75 339 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .310 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1982 SLN A+ 138 607 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .327 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1983 MID AA 135 629 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .321 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1984 CHN MLB 8 10 .122 .243 .317 .342 .264 .111 103 -1.4 0.3 0 -0.1 0.3 -0.9 -0.1 -0.9 -0.1
1984 IOW AAA 150 659 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .291 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1985 CHN MLB 53 178 .230 .247 .312 .367 .253 .252 110 -5.3 4.9 -0.1 -1.4 2.1 1.8 0.0 1.8 0.0
1985 IOW AAA 67 309 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .309 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1986 HOU MLB 127 453 .260 .257 .321 .383 .257 .282 94 -0.1 12.5 0.5 -5.1 2.6 14.8 1.0 14.8 1.0
1987 HOU MLB 141 627 .280 .261 .328 .406 .259 .320 93 13.2 18.5 -0.4 -5.9 5.1 40.0 3.4 40.0 3.4
1988 HOU MLB 145 591 .266 .249 .308 .363 .253 .284 95 3.2 15.5 -2.8 0.7 -0.2 13.8 1.6 13.8 1.6
1989 HOU MLB 108 433 .237 .251 .312 .372 .258 .254 97 -9.7 11.3 -2.3 1.4 -1.1 1.5 0.3 1.5 0.3
1989 PIT MLB 27 87 .208 .244 .303 .369 .253 .263 100 -4.4 2.3 -0.3 -2.6 0.8 -2.1 -0.5 -2.1 -0.5
1990 CIN MLB 139 545 .258 .262 .322 .390 .262 .293 106 -1.1 14.6 -1 6.1 -0.6 14.3 2.2 14.3 2.2
1991 CIN MLB 138 482 .242 .249 .311 .374 .255 .290 106 -8.5 13.0 -1.2 -1.1 0.8 2.7 0.2 2.7 0.2
1992 BOS MLB 75 342 .212 .256 .323 .376 .260 .270 103 -15.7 8.9 -1.6 -2.9 0.3 -7.3 -1.1 -7.3 -1.1
1992 CIN MLB 43 102 .249 .255 .314 .363 .254 .298 102 -1 2.6 -0.5 -2.0 -0.3 1.3 -0.1 1.3 -0.1
1993 BOS MLB 136 562 .250 .268 .334 .410 .263 .300 103 -6.1 16.1 1.4 -9.6 2.7 11.0 0.1 11.0 0.1
1994 BOS MLB 44 181 .224 .274 .344 .440 .269 .258 103 -7.2 5.5 -2.1 1.4 -0.9 -6.6 -0.5 -6.6 -0.5
1994 PHI MLB 43 146 .223 .266 .327 .409 .257 .254 96 -6 4.4 -0.2 -2.7 0.5 -0.9 -0.3 -0.9 -0.3
1995 TEX MLB 6 13 .118 .264 .325 .399 .253 .091 101 -2.1 0.4 -0.1 0.1 1.2 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.0
1995 OMA AAA 26 117 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .286 0.0 0.0 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
1981 GEN A- 339 57 81 15 3 4 40 36 41 13 1 .280 .371 .394 .114 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1982 SLN A+ 607 92 171 18 8 8 59 40 47 84 18 .311 .365 .417 .106 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1983 MID AA 629 132 163 33 11 10 80 65 61 56 8 .299 .384 .455 .156 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1984 CHN MLB 10 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 .111 .200 .111 .000 .122 -0.9 -0.1 -0.1
1984 IOW AAA 659 96 164 27 18 9 59 51 54 56 18 .276 .341 .427 .151 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1985 IOW AAA 309 39 78 14 5 5 19 24 40 17 11 .280 .339 .419 .140 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1985 CHN MLB 178 24 40 12 1 2 10 8 12 2 4 .245 .290 .368 .123 .230 1.8 -1.4 0.0
1986 HOU MLB 453 55 108 15 4 6 36 22 52 38 14 .258 .302 .356 .098 .260 14.8 -5.1 1.0
1987 HOU MLB 627 96 167 28 3 11 63 42 70 53 9 .296 .352 .415 .119 .280 40.0 -5.9 3.4
1988 HOU MLB 591 79 142 25 4 7 52 37 56 32 13 .268 .321 .370 .102 .266 13.8 0.7 1.6
1989 PIT MLB 87 10 21 4 0 1 7 0 9 2 1 .244 .253 .326 .081 .208 -2.1 -2.6 -0.5
1989 HOU MLB 433 49 90 15 3 3 44 30 53 22 6 .228 .281 .304 .076 .237 1.5 1.4 0.3
1990 CIN MLB 545 68 139 28 5 5 25 33 42 30 10 .276 .327 .381 .105 .258 14.3 6.1 2.2
1991 CIN MLB 482 45 116 25 3 4 41 26 55 11 9 .262 .312 .360 .097 .242 2.7 -1.1 0.2
1992 CIN MLB 102 10 27 3 0 2 10 5 11 0 2 .287 .314 .383 .096 .249 1.3 -2.0 -0.1
1992 BOS MLB 342 37 75 16 2 1 23 17 41 4 6 .238 .283 .311 .073 .212 -7.3 -2.9 -1.1
1993 BOS MLB 562 71 146 24 3 9 57 28 46 14 7 .287 .336 .400 .112 .250 11.0 -9.6 0.1
1994 PHI MLB 146 15 33 5 1 2 13 6 14 4 1 .246 .271 .343 .097 .223 -0.9 -2.7 -0.3
1994 BOS MLB 181 24 40 9 1 1 18 11 14 4 5 .244 .292 .329 .085 .224 -6.6 1.4 -0.5
1995 OMA AAA 117 14 29 5 1 1 12 9 6 4 2 .276 .345 .371 .095 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1995 TEX MLB 13 2 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .083 .154 .167 .083 .118 0.1 0.1 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
1987-07-07 1987-07-22 15-DL 15 12 - Not Disclosed - -
1986-06-28 1986-07-13 15-DL 15 15 - Thigh Contusion Hamstring - -
1985-07-23 1985-08-11 15-DL 19 16 Left Hand Sprain - -

Compensation

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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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Diagnostics

Breakout Rate Improve Rate Collapse Rate Attrition Rate MLB %
0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Upside By Year

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  Title Author Date
You Can Blog It Up: Dead Player of the Day and Other Notes #8Steven Goldman2010-04-07
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction of the Day: Jay BruceChristina Kahrl2008-05-28
This article requires BP Premium accessPlayoff Prospectus: ALCS Game Two ReportJohn Perrotto2007-10-14
This article requires BP Premium accessUnder The Knife: Pedro, Zumaya, and NomarWill Carroll2007-08-15
Playoff Prospectus: ALCS PreviewChristina Kahrl2006-10-10
Unlikely Heroes, Past and Present: From No-Name to Nightly NewsBaseball Prospectus2004-10-13
This article requires BP Premium accessLies, Damned Lies: A Hall of FamerNate Silver2004-09-29


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