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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
13 1044.7 70 63 147 788 3.38 12.1
Birth Date11-14-1954
Height6' 3"
Weight180 lbs
BatsL
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
1977 CHN 22 67 1 110.0 7.0 103.0 8 7 4 8 1 0 437 94 42 37 11 148 28 19 1 78 3.03 3.41 4.69 7.1 0.9
1978 CHN 23 54 0 59.7 0.0 59.7 8 2 3 3 0 0 264 57 26 25 6 87 35 28 1 38 3.77 4.47 4.75 0.4 0.0
1979 CHN 24 51 2 79.0 8.3 70.7 4 4 0 1 0 0 359 85 50 44 8 130 39 27 4 53 5.01 4.30 5.36 -1.8 -0.3
1980 CHN 25 53 7 108.3 30.7 77.7 1 9 0 2 1 0 473 115 58 53 8 163 45 41 2 75 4.40 3.62 4.49 5.0 0.7
1981 CHN 26 12 0 13.7 0.0 13.7 0 0 2 1 0 0 62 14 7 6 0 19 8 6 0 13 3.95 2.52 1.98 3.6 0.4
1982 CHN 27 75 0 75.0 0.0 75.0 4 6 10 6 0 0 312 74 26 25 3 93 24 13 1 54 3.00 2.83 3.63 7.2 1.0
1983 CHN 28 11 1 19.7 4.3 15.3 1 0 1 1 0 0 80 16 8 7 0 20 6 5 0 18 3.20 1.76 3.01 5.1 0.5
1983 PHI 28 63 0 95.7 0.0 95.7 8 4 7 6 0 0 398 93 39 35 9 146 26 19 1 75 3.29 3.17 3.69 12.8 1.3
1984 DET 29 80 0 140.3 0.0 140.3 9 3 32 1 0 0 548 96 30 30 6 126 36 28 4 112 1.92 2.56 2.85 31.8 3.4
1985 DET 30 74 0 106.7 0.0 106.7 8 10 31 10 0 0 415 82 38 32 13 138 14 12 1 76 2.70 3.32 3.52 18.9 1.8
1986 DET 31 64 0 88.7 0.0 88.7 8 7 24 6 0 0 376 87 35 35 13 143 21 20 5 77 3.55 3.84 4.35 11.1 1.2
1987 DET 32 45 0 49.0 0.0 49.0 3 4 8 5 0 0 217 53 27 20 8 90 20 13 0 30 3.67 5.00 5.20 3.6 0.4
1988 DET 33 63 0 67.7 0.0 67.7 6 5 10 7 0 0 284 50 24 23 8 84 31 25 4 59 3.06 4.17 3.90 6.6 0.7
1989 DET 34 32 0 31.3 0.0 31.3 2 2 15 2 0 0 141 36 21 20 4 56 16 14 1 30 5.74 4.22 5.35 0.7 0.1
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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 GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
1977 CHN MLB 67 1 110.0 4.69 101 .220 .268 .330 .405 .263 .260 107 6.9 0.7 7.1 0.9
1978 CHN MLB 54 0 59.7 4.75 94 .267 .261 .320 .385 .261 .277 112 0.9 0.1 0.4 0.0
1979 CHN MLB 51 2 79.0 5.36 83 .273 .262 .323 .382 .255 .302 108 -0.4 -0.0 -1.8 -0.3
1980 CHN MLB 53 7 108.3 4.49 96 .262 .261 .317 .376 .255 .312 107 5.8 0.6 5.0 0.7
1981 CHN MLB 12 0 13.7 1.98 153 .271 .250 .306 .355 .249 .341 109 3.6 0.4 3.6 0.4
1982 CHN MLB 75 0 75.0 3.63 115 .238 .267 .328 .389 .262 .309 105 8.0 0.9 7.2 1.0
1983 CHN MLB 11 1 19.7 3.01 131 .215 .241 .303 .352 .246 .286 105 4.5 0.5 5.1 0.5
1983 PHI MLB 63 0 95.7 3.69 112 .252 .259 .319 .380 .256 .293 102 11.2 1.2 12.8 1.3
1984 DET MLB 80 0 140.3 2.85 133 .194 .264 .324 .393 .265 .231 96 31.8 3.4 31.8 3.4
1985 DET MLB 74 0 106.7 3.52 120 .227 .263 .326 .408 .267 .222 95 18.7 2.0 18.9 1.8
1986 DET MLB 64 0 88.7 4.35 105 .263 .260 .324 .402 .264 .285 98 11.1 1.2 11.1 1.2
1987 DET MLB 45 0 49.0 5.20 94 .277 .262 .328 .412 .260 .283 99 3.6 0.4 3.6 0.4
1988 DET MLB 63 0 67.7 3.90 109 .246 .256 .316 .384 .260 .231 97 6.6 0.7 6.6 0.7
1989 DET MLB 32 0 31.3 5.35 79 .305 .265 .325 .389 .268 .356 102 0.7 0.1 0.7 0.1

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
1977 CHN MLB 8 7 4 67 1 110.0 94 28 78 11 54% .260 7.7 2.3 0.9 6.4 1.11 3.03 7.1 0.9
1978 CHN MLB 8 2 3 54 0 59.7 57 35 38 6 51% .277 8.6 5.3 0.9 5.7 1.54 3.77 0.4 0.0
1979 CHN MLB 4 4 0 51 2 79.0 85 39 53 8 51% .302 9.7 4.4 0.9 6.0 1.57 5.01 -1.8 -0.3
1980 CHN MLB 1 9 0 53 7 108.3 115 45 75 8 61% .312 9.6 3.7 0.7 6.2 1.48 4.40 5.0 0.7
1981 CHN MLB 0 0 2 12 0 13.7 14 8 13 0 50% .341 9.2 5.3 0.0 8.6 1.61 3.95 3.6 0.4
1982 CHN MLB 4 6 10 75 0 75.0 74 24 54 3 64% .309 8.9 2.9 0.4 6.5 1.31 3.00 7.2 1.0
1983 CHN MLB 1 0 1 11 1 19.7 16 6 18 0 59% .286 7.3 2.7 0.0 8.2 1.12 3.20 5.1 0.5
1983 PHI MLB 8 4 7 63 0 95.7 93 26 75 9 49% .293 8.7 2.4 0.8 7.1 1.24 3.29 12.8 1.3
1984 DET MLB 9 3 32 80 0 140.3 96 36 112 6 45% .231 6.2 2.3 0.4 7.2 0.94 1.92 31.8 3.4
1985 DET MLB 8 10 31 74 0 106.7 82 14 76 13 37% .222 6.9 1.2 1.1 6.4 0.90 2.70 18.9 1.8
1986 DET MLB 8 7 24 64 0 88.7 87 21 77 13 40% .285 8.8 2.1 1.3 7.8 1.22 3.55 11.1 1.2
1987 DET MLB 3 4 8 45 0 49.0 53 20 30 8 39% .283 9.7 3.7 1.5 5.5 1.49 3.67 3.6 0.4
1988 DET MLB 6 5 10 63 0 67.7 50 31 59 8 46% .231 6.7 4.1 1.1 7.8 1.20 3.06 6.6 0.7
1989 DET MLB 2 2 15 32 0 31.3 36 16 30 4 39% .356 10.3 4.6 1.1 8.6 1.66 5.74 0.7 0.1

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
1987-05-06 1987-05-31 15-DL 25 20 - Lower Leg Strain Calf - -
1987-04-09 1987-05-05 15-DL 26 22 Left Shoulder Inflammation - -

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessWestern Front: What Will Become of Neftali Feliz?Geoff Young2013-01-08
BP Unfiltered: MVPs Who Weren't All-StarsBen Lindbergh2012-07-12
Prospectus Hit and Run: Sizzling StartsJay Jaffe2012-04-18
BP Unfiltered: Watching Jack PlayColin Wyers2012-01-10
The Lineup Card: 10 Pitcher MVPs and Their WorthinessBaseball Prospectus2011-11-28
Wezen-Ball: 1989's Record BreakersLarry Granillo2011-08-03
The Lineup Card: 17 Favorite Midseason TradesBaseball Prospectus2011-07-27
BP Unfiltered: The Paper Trail 5/2John Perrotto2011-05-02
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Perspective: Handicapping the AL MVPChristina Kahrl2010-08-20
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: Get Back in Line, Part 2Steven Goldman2010-02-21
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: Lest We ForgetSteven Goldman2009-06-30
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: Fun With PECOTA Comparables IIISteven Goldman2009-02-20
Prospectus Hit and Run: AL MVPJay Jaffe2008-11-18
Lies, Damned Lies: The Ultimate Fantasy DraftNate Silver2008-08-21
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Matchups: Putting Cys in MotionJim Baker2008-02-01
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: Wrigleyville AgoniesSteven Goldman2007-10-08
World Series Prospectus: Fire Up the Wayback MachineChristina Kahrl2006-10-24
This article requires BP Premium accessSchrodinger's Bat: Swing and MissDan Fox2006-06-08
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: December 2-6Christina Kahrl2005-12-07
From The Mailbag: MLVr, VORP, BABIP, WXRL, Stadiums, and the Dessert CartBaseball Prospectus2005-07-06
Aim For The Head: Hidden Perfect GamesKeith Woolner2004-04-27
Prospectus Triple Play: Anaheim Angels, Chicago Cubs, Detroit TigersBaseball Prospectus2004-03-04
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: 1984 Part V: Baseball Prospectus, Circa '84Steven Goldman2004-02-23
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: 1984 Part II: The Universe of BattleSteven Goldman2004-02-18
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: 1984 Part I: Sparky Was WatchingSteven Goldman2004-02-17
Prospectus Today: FoulkeloreJoe Sheehan2004-01-28
This article requires BP Premium accessWhy Great Offenses Often Don't Win: An Anecdotal Journey through the Valley of DespairSteven Goldman2003-09-16


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