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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
5 243 17 18 0 162 5.11 2.2
Birth Date5-2-1977
Height6' 3"
Weight195 lbs
BatsR
ThrowsR
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
2002 CIN 25 3 0 6.0 0.0 6.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 28 5 5 3 1 8 6 6 0 7 4.50 5.71 5.73 0.1 0.0
2004 CIN 27 9 9 48.3 48.3 0.0 4 2 0 0 5 0 204 36 16 13 3 57 25 24 2 38 2.42 3.86 3.95 8.8 0.9
2005 CIN 28 19 16 84.7 75.0 9.7 6 9 0 0 5 0 380 83 62 60 14 152 50 48 11 53 6.38 6.05 6.34 2.7 0.2
2006 KCA 29 26 15 102.0 88.3 13.7 7 6 0 1 9 1 440 109 62 58 7 159 38 37 4 64 5.12 4.06 5.29 13.6 1.3
2007 KCA 30 1 1 2.0 2.0 0.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 13 2 5 4 1 6 4 4 0 0 18.00 15.81 17.27 -1.6 -0.2
Career5841243.0213.729.3171801191106523515013826382123119171625.114.855.4923.72.2

Advanced

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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
1998 POR A- 15 15 79.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1999 ASH A 21 20 88.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 SLM A+ 19 19 110.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2001 CAR AA 29 28 165.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 CIN MLB 3 0 6.0 5.73 83 .275 .261 .336 .432 .261 .286 108 -0.0 -0.0 0.1 0.0
2002 LOU AAA 30 17 117.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .310 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 SCO Wnt 12 5 31.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 CIN MLB 9 9 48.3 3.95 113 .231 .268 .331 .436 .267 .243 97 8.2 0.8 8.8 0.9
2004 CHT AA 16 16 86.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .284 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 LOU AAA 3 3 19.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .255 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 CIN MLB 19 16 84.7 6.34 65 .289 .263 .325 .415 .260 .274 103 -1.8 -0.2 2.7 0.2
2005 CHT AA 1 1 6.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 -.364 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 msa Wnt 6 6 25.1 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 -.967 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2006 KCA MLB 26 15 102.0 5.29 104 .244 .279 .348 .445 .265 .312 112 13.6 1.3 13.6 1.3
2006 OMA AAA 13 2 35.1 2.90 135 .222 .266 .333 .410 .262 .263 96 8.4 0.8 8.4 0.8
2007 KCA MLB 1 1 2.0 17.27 -138 .421 .254 .350 .399 .272 .125 105 -1.6 -0.2 -1.6 -0.2
2007 WIC AA 2 2 7.3 2.76 144 .265 .264 .347 .416 .267 .389 107 3.0 0.3 3.0 0.3
2007 OMA AAA 2 2 9.0 4.93 98 .312 .283 .352 .445 .274 .391 99 1.1 0.1 1.1 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
1998 POR A- 3 6 0 15 15 79.7 68 51 82 8 0% .000 7.7 5.8 0.9 9.3 1.49 4.74 0.0 0.0
1999 ASH A 6 5 0 21 20 88.0 89 24 96 10 0% .000 9.1 2.5 1.0 9.8 1.28 4.30 0.0 0.0
2000 SLM A+ 5 8 0 19 19 110.0 101 34 80 9 0% .000 8.3 2.8 0.7 6.5 1.23 3.27 0.0 0.0
2001 CAR AA 7 12 0 29 28 165.0 159 68 145 19 0% .000 8.7 3.7 1.0 7.9 1.38 4.20 0.0 0.0
2002 CIN MLB 0 0 0 3 0 6.0 5 6 7 1 30% .286 7.5 9.0 1.5 10.5 1.83 4.50 0.1 0.0
2002 LOU AAA 5 9 3 30 17 117.7 102 57 129 6 0% .310 7.8 4.4 0.5 9.9 1.35 4.51 0.0 0.0
2002 SCO Wnt 3 1 0 12 5 31.7 30 14 45 1 0% .000 8.5 4.0 0.3 12.8 1.39 3.97 0.0 0.0
2004 CHT AA 7 7 0 16 16 86.7 71 25 91 9 0% .284 7.4 2.6 0.9 9.4 1.11 3.32 0.0 0.0
2004 CIN MLB 4 2 0 9 9 48.3 36 25 38 3 35% .243 6.7 4.7 0.6 7.1 1.26 2.42 8.8 0.9
2004 LOU AAA 2 1 0 3 3 19.0 15 5 17 2 0% .255 7.1 2.4 0.9 8.1 1.05 2.84 0.0 0.0
2005 CHT AA 0 1 0 1 1 6.7 6 1 7 2 0% -.364 8.1 1.3 2.7 9.4 1.04 5.37 0.0 0.0
2005 msa Wnt 0 1 0 6 6 25.1 33 6 20 4 0% -.967 11.8 2.2 1.4 7.2 1.55 5.74 0.0 0.0
2005 CIN MLB 6 9 0 19 16 84.7 83 50 53 14 39% .274 8.8 5.3 1.5 5.6 1.57 6.38 2.7 0.2
2006 OMA AAA 2 0 1 13 2 35.1 30 7 21 0 51% .263 7.7 1.8 0.0 5.4 1.05 2.82 8.4 0.8
2006 KCA MLB 7 6 0 26 15 102.0 109 38 64 7 50% .312 9.6 3.4 0.6 5.6 1.44 5.12 13.6 1.3
2007 OMA AAA 0 1 0 2 2 9.0 11 4 14 2 48% .391 11.0 4.0 2.0 14.0 1.67 5.00 1.1 0.1
2007 WIC AA 0 1 0 2 2 7.3 8 2 12 1 68% .389 9.9 2.5 1.2 14.8 1.37 3.70 3.0 0.3
2007 KCA MLB 0 1 0 1 1 2.0 2 4 0 1 67% .125 9.0 18.0 4.5 0.0 3.00 18.00 -1.6 -0.2

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
2008-03-30 2008-09-28 60-DL 182 161 Right Shoulder Recovery From Surgery Labrum 2007-06-29
2007-05-13 2007-09-30 60-DL 140 124 Right Shoulder Surgery Biceps 2007-06-28
2007-04-01 2007-05-10 15-DL 39 34 Right Shoulder Inflammation -
2005-04-03 2005-06-09 60-DL 67 58 Right Shoulder Inflammation -
2003-04-05 2003-09-05 Minors 153 0 Right Shoulder Surgery Labrum 2003-04-11 -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2008 KCA $475,000
2007 KCA $422,000
2006 KCA $337,000
2005 CIN $318,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
4 yrPrevious$1,552,000
4 yrTotal$1,552,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
3 y 23 d1 yr/$0.475M (08)

Details
  • retired 4/1/09 sent outright to Triple-A 11/19/08 designated for assignment 11/14/08 avoided arbitration 1/8/08, 1 year/$0.475MM (08)+performance bonus ($50K 25 gs)
  • re-signed 2/07, 1 year/$0.422M (07)
  • contract purchased 6/06 designated for assignment 4/06 contract purchased 4/06 signed as a free agent from CIN 3/06, 1 year/$0.337M (06) (minor-league contract)
  • released 3/06 sent outright to Triple-A 2/06
  • 1 year/$0.318M (05) recalled 8/04 optioned to Triple-A 3/04 optioned to Triple-A 3/03 re-signed 2/03 optioned to Triple-A 8/02 recalled 8/02 optioned to Triple-A 7/02 recalled 6/02 optioned to Triple-A 3/02 signed 2/02

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