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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
4 564 39 34 0 435 4.44 0.4
Birth Date9-9-1973
Height6' 0"
Weight215 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
2002 LAN 28 28 28 154.0 154.0 0.0 14 10 0 0 15 1 692 137 82 73 20 219 106 103 4 143 4.27 4.85 5.04 1.2 0.2
2003 LAN 29 27 27 147.0 147.0 0.0 9 7 0 0 13 0 656 129 72 63 16 213 101 97 6 140 3.86 4.67 4.43 10.2 0.8
2004 LAN 30 31 31 172.0 172.0 0.0 13 8 0 0 16 1 749 155 97 90 21 261 98 96 4 99 4.71 5.17 5.75 -0.4 -0.3
2005 NYN 31 19 16 91.0 89.3 1.7 3 9 0 0 5 1 399 87 59 52 13 151 49 46 3 53 5.14 5.40 5.90 -1.6 -0.3
Career105102564.0562.31.7393400493249650831027870844354342174354.444.995.239.40.4

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
1994 YKL npb 54 10 108.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1995 YKL npb 26 21 153.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1996 YKL npb 8 5 31.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1997 YKL npb 18 15 117.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1998 YKL npb 28 27 196.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1999 YKL npb 23 21 133.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 YKL npb 29 27 183.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2001 YKL npb 27 27 175.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 LAN MLB 28 28 154.0 5.04 79 .285 .258 .322 .403 .253 .279 93 1.9 0.2 1.2 0.2
2003 LAN MLB 27 27 147.0 4.43 94 .281 .261 .329 .422 .258 .288 90 12.5 1.2 10.2 0.8
2004 LAN MLB 31 31 172.0 5.75 70 .262 .262 .327 .420 .256 .254 94 -3.0 -0.3 -0.4 -0.3
2005 NYN MLB 19 16 91.0 5.90 68 .274 .259 .325 .407 .257 .263 98 -3.7 -0.4 -1.6 -0.3
2005 SLU A+ 1 1 4.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 NOR AAA 5 2 15.3 3.26 127 .287 .274 .344 .440 .256 .361 92 2.7 0.2 3.6 0.3
2006 YKL npb 28 28 177.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .308 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2007 YKL npb 28 27 166.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .288 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2008 SEI npb 25 25 135.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .321 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2009 SEI npb 22 22 130.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .278 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2010 SEI npb 18 0 104.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .303 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

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
1994 YKL npb 7 5 0 54 10 108.0 92 77 98 11 0% .000 7.7 6.4 0.9 8.2 1.56 0.00 0.0 0.0
1995 YKL npb 13 4 0 26 21 153.0 112 77 159 14 0% .000 6.6 4.5 0.8 9.4 1.24 0.00 0.0 0.0
1996 YKL npb 1 5 0 8 5 31.0 28 22 26 6 0% .000 8.1 6.4 1.7 7.5 1.61 0.00 0.0 0.0
1997 YKL npb 10 4 0 18 15 117.7 73 50 120 5 0% .000 5.6 3.8 0.4 9.2 1.05 0.00 0.0 0.0
1998 YKL npb 14 6 0 28 27 196.3 149 105 241 12 0% .000 6.8 4.8 0.6 11.0 1.29 0.00 0.0 0.0
1999 YKL npb 8 6 0 23 21 133.0 123 71 162 16 0% .000 8.3 4.8 1.1 11.0 1.46 0.00 0.0 0.0
2000 YKL npb 10 9 0 29 27 183.0 137 73 210 15 0% .000 6.7 3.6 0.7 10.3 1.15 0.00 0.0 0.0
2001 YKL npb 12 6 0 27 27 175.0 135 82 173 18 0% .000 6.9 4.2 0.9 8.9 1.24 0.00 0.0 0.0
2002 LAN MLB 14 10 0 28 28 154.0 137 106 143 20 45% .279 8.0 6.2 1.2 8.4 1.58 4.27 1.2 0.2
2003 LAN MLB 9 7 0 27 27 147.0 129 101 140 16 39% .288 7.9 6.2 1.0 8.6 1.56 3.86 10.2 0.8
2004 LAN MLB 13 8 0 31 31 172.0 155 98 99 21 34% .254 8.1 5.1 1.1 5.2 1.47 4.71 -0.4 -0.3
2005 NOR AAA 2 2 0 5 2 15.3 16 8 18 3 31% .361 9.4 4.7 1.8 10.6 1.57 1.76 3.6 0.3
2005 NYN MLB 3 9 0 19 16 91.0 87 49 53 13 40% .263 8.6 4.8 1.3 5.2 1.49 5.14 -1.6 -0.3
2005 SLU A+ 0 0 0 1 1 4.0 0 1 3 0 0% .000 0.0 2.2 0.0 6.8 0.25 0.00 0.0 0.0
2006 YKL npb 11 7 0 28 28 177.7 177 59 170 16 0% .308 9.0 3.0 0.8 8.6 1.33 3.44 0.0 0.0
2007 YKL npb 9 10 0 28 27 166.7 156 49 163 21 0% .288 8.4 2.6 1.1 8.8 1.23 4.16 0.0 0.0
2008 SEI npb 11 10 0 25 25 135.3 150 40 108 16 0% .321 10.0 2.7 1.1 7.2 1.40 4.32 0.0 0.0
2009 SEI npb 9 9 0 22 22 130.0 113 67 131 18 0% .278 7.8 4.6 1.2 9.1 1.38 4.29 0.0 0.0
2010 SEI npb 9 6 0 18 0 104.7 105 34 93 10 0% .303 9.0 2.9 0.9 8.0 1.33 3.70 0.0 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
2005-04-19 2005-05-17 15-DL 28 26 Left Shoulder Strain Latissimus Dorsi -
2003-07-30 2003-08-30 15-DL 31 28 Left Knee Sprain MCL -
2002-09-10 2002-09-30 15-DL 20 19 Face Surgery Fractured Cheekbone Batted Ball 2002-09-10

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2005 NYN $3,200,000
2004 LAN $2,600,000
2003 LAN $2,200,000
2002 LAN $900,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
4 yrPrevious$8,900,000
4 yrTotal$8,900,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
3 yJoe Urbon

Details
  • signed 2-year contract to play in Japan 06-07
  • released 12/05 recalled 9/05 optioned to Triple-A 8/05 acquired in trade from LAD 3/05 (NYM to pay $3.2M 05 sal, LAD to pay $2.2M buyout)
  • 4 year/$12.3M (02-05) $1.5M signing bonus
  • 02:$0.5M, 03:$2.2M, 04:$2.6M, 05:$3.2M ($2.05M deferred with no interest), 06:$3.25M club option $2.2M buyout, 07:$4M club option $1.1M buyout
  • $25K annual housing allowance
  • 10 r-t tix home/year
  • bonuses to $150K/year (innings pitched)
  • no-trade protection 02, partial after 02
  • trainer, translator
  • LA pd $11,264,055 for neg rts 1/02

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This article requires BP Premium accessPainting the Black: Sustainability of DeceptionR.J. Anderson2012-01-17
This article requires BP Premium accessThe Asian Equation: The Future of the NPB Import MarketMichael Street2011-09-20
Contractual Matters: Los Angeles Payroll LimboJeff Euston2011-07-01
Prospectus Idol Entry: Balls and Strikes, Walks and StrikeoutsBrian Cartwright2009-07-13
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This article requires BP Premium accessDoctoring The Numbers: Mets, Rangers, and OriolesRany Jazayerli2008-02-13
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Completely Random Statistical Trivia: 2006 in ReviewKeith Woolner2006-10-09
This article requires BP Premium accessThe Ledger Domain: Private Jets, Hitting the Scales and other Colorful Contract RequestsMaury Brown2006-07-03
This article requires BP Premium accessLies, Damned Lies: PECOTA Breaks HeartsNate Silver2006-03-29
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Focus: Building a Fantasy Farm SystemJeff Erickson2006-02-24
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: National League, December 15, 2005-February 11, 2006Christina Kahrl2006-02-15
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: Under the RadarJoe Sheehan2006-01-25
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: November 9-17Christina Kahrl2005-11-18
Prospectus Notebook: Mets, Pirates, RangersBaseball Prospectus2005-11-04
Prospectus Hit List: Week of October 2Jay Jaffe2005-10-04
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Focus: NL Call-UpsRandy Hale2005-08-31
Prospectus Hit List: Week of August 21Jay Jaffe2005-08-23
This article requires BP Premium accessUnder The Knife: Always Got NewsWill Carroll2005-07-20
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Prospectus Hit List: Week of July 17Jay Jaffe2005-07-19
This article requires BP Premium accessSmall Moves Could Pay Off Big: Retooling the Mets' RosterDayn Perry2005-07-14
Prospectus Hit List: Week of July 10, 2005Jay Jaffe2005-07-12
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: June 23-30Christina Kahrl2005-06-30
Prospectus Hit List: Week of June 5, 2005Jay Jaffe2005-06-07
Prospectus Hit List: Week of May 29, 2005Ben Murphy2005-06-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: May 4-9, 2005Christina Kahrl2005-05-12
The Many Routes to Pitching Success: More to It than Aces and a CloserMark McClusky2005-04-29
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: April 20-27Christina Kahrl2005-04-27
Prospectus Triple Play: Baltimore Orioles, Colorado Rockies, New York MetsBaseball Prospectus2005-04-26
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Focus: Early Season Injuries: Obstacles or Opportunities?Erik Siegrist2005-04-15
This article requires BP Premium accessUnder The Knife: The Warriors ReturnethWill Carroll2005-04-14
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This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Matchups: Armchair Manager EditionJim Baker2005-04-08
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This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 16-28, 2005Christina Kahrl2005-04-01
Prospectus Triple Play: Baltimore Orioles, Colorado Rockies, New York MetsBaseball Prospectus2005-03-29
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This article requires BP Premium accessTeam Health Reports: Los Angeles DodgersWill Carroll2005-03-08
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Focus: NL West BustsJeff Erickson2005-03-04
Prospectus Triple Play: Florida Marlins, New York Yankees, Pittsburgh PiratesBaseball Prospectus2005-02-15
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Prospectus Triple Play: Los Angeles Dodgers, Minnesota Twins, San Francisco GiantsBaseball Prospectus2004-09-17
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This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: July 30-31Christina Kahrl2004-08-01
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This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: NL Mid-Season Report CardJoe Sheehan2004-07-16
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This article requires BP Premium accessTeam Health Reports: Los Angeles DodgersWill Carroll2004-03-22
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: Evaluating EvansJoe Sheehan2004-02-04
Live from the (Mock) Winter Meetings: Team-by-Team BreakdownsJames Click2003-12-15
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