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Career Summary
Years G IP W L SV ERA WARP
12 322 1643.3 102 101 9 3.59 0
Birth Date12-14-1925
Height6' 4"
Weight192 lbs
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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
1951 CLE MLB 2 1 8.7 0 1 0 4 5 4 0 .247 91 4.2 5.2 0.0 4.2 38% .160 .182 1.04 3.39 2.08 106 4.13 0.1
1952 CLE MLB 14 4 36.0 2 3 1 38 37 28 6 .269 97 9.5 9.2 1.5 7.0 42% .296 .351 2.08 6.39 7.25 123 4.40 0.1
1955 CHN MLB 36 34 241.7 14 20 0 175 185 198 22 .263 98 6.5 6.9 0.8 7.4 46% .217 .247 1.49 4.32 4.10 102 3.94 3.6
1956 CHN MLB 33 28 188.7 9 14 0 155 115 176 21 .258 98 7.4 5.5 1.0 8.4 45% .255 .258 1.43 3.77 3.91 92 4.24 2.3
1957 SLN MLB 28 27 182.7 12 9 0 164 71 154 17 .257 103 8.1 3.5 0.8 7.6 48% .283 .243 1.29 3.30 3.60 73 3.01 4.4
1958 SLN MLB 35 35 250.0 14 13 0 204 107 225 23 .271 103 7.3 3.9 0.8 8.1 48% .266 .241 1.24 3.26 2.88 65 2.59 7.5
1959 SFN MLB 50 35 270.7 21 15 4 232 109 209 18 .266 97 7.7 3.6 0.6 6.9 46% .266 .246 1.26 3.24 2.83 85 3.49 5.4
1960 SFN MLB 39 35 234.0 18 14 0 200 91 190 18 .256 93 7.7 3.5 0.7 7.3 49% .268 .246 1.24 3.24 3.19 85 3.35 4.8
1961 SFN MLB 37 17 128.3 8 8 1 134 57 105 12 .257 97 9.4 4.0 0.8 7.4 48% .308 .271 1.49 3.76 4.49 88 4.82 0.7
1962 DET MLB 30 6 81.3 2 4 1 77 35 73 13 .256 103 8.5 3.9 1.4 8.1 46% .282 .263 1.38 4.16 3.65 85 3.96 1.1
1963 SLN MLB 11 0 11.0 2 0 2 15 5 8 0 .259 102 12.3 4.1 0.0 6.5 50% .385 .305 1.82 2.41 9.00 106 6.21 -0.2
1964 BAL MLB 7 0 10.3 0 0 0 5 5 6 1 .238 96 4.4 4.4 0.9 5.2 32% .154 .204 0.97 4.01 2.61 117 4.60 -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.
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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
1951 CLE MLB 2 1 8.7 0 1 0 4 5 4 0 .247 91 4.2 5.2 0.0 4.2 38% .160 .182 1.04 3.39 2.08
1952 CLE MLB 14 4 36.0 2 3 1 38 37 28 6 .269 97 9.5 9.2 1.5 7.0 42% .296 .351 2.08 6.39 7.25
1955 CHN MLB 36 34 241.7 14 20 0 175 185 198 22 .263 98 6.5 6.9 0.8 7.4 46% .217 .247 1.49 4.32 4.10
1956 CHN MLB 33 28 188.7 9 14 0 155 115 176 21 .258 98 7.4 5.5 1.0 8.4 45% .255 .258 1.43 3.77 3.91
1957 SLN MLB 28 27 182.7 12 9 0 164 71 154 17 .257 103 8.1 3.5 0.8 7.6 48% .283 .243 1.29 3.30 3.60
1958 SLN MLB 35 35 250.0 14 13 0 204 107 225 23 .271 103 7.3 3.9 0.8 8.1 48% .266 .241 1.24 3.26 2.88
1959 SFN MLB 50 35 270.7 21 15 4 232 109 209 18 .266 97 7.7 3.6 0.6 6.9 46% .266 .246 1.26 3.24 2.83
1960 SFN MLB 39 35 234.0 18 14 0 200 91 190 18 .256 93 7.7 3.5 0.7 7.3 49% .268 .246 1.24 3.24 3.19
1961 SFN MLB 37 17 128.3 8 8 1 134 57 105 12 .257 97 9.4 4.0 0.8 7.4 48% .308 .271 1.49 3.76 4.49
1962 DET MLB 30 6 81.3 2 4 1 77 35 73 13 .256 103 8.5 3.9 1.4 8.1 46% .282 .263 1.38 4.16 3.65
1963 SLN MLB 11 0 11.0 2 0 2 15 5 8 0 .259 102 12.3 4.1 0.0 6.5 50% .385 .305 1.82 2.41 9.00
1964 BAL MLB 7 0 10.3 0 0 0 5 5 6 1 .238 96 4.4 4.4 0.9 5.2 32% .154 .204 0.97 4.01 2.61

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Injury History  —  No longer being updated

Last Update: 12/31/2014 23:59 ET

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  Title Author Date
Western Front: Scrappy Rain, Scrappy RainGeoff Young2012-02-06
The BP Broadside: When is Baseball's MVP Its Least Valuable Player?Steven Goldman2011-02-10
You Can Blog It Up: Dead Player of the Day and Other Notes #14Steven Goldman2010-04-16
This article requires BP Premium accessSchrodinger's Bat: The Burgess Shale and Other Weighty MattersDan Fox2007-02-08


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