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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
8 562 27 37 11 369 4.34 0.4
Birth Date7-8-1964
Height6' 2"
Weight200 lbs
BatsR
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
1985 CAL 20 2 1 3.3 2.7 0.7 0 1 0 0 0 0 20 7 8 8 1 12 3 3 0 0 21.60 9.34 7.03 -0.8 -0.1
1985 PIT 20 5 4 24.7 23.7 1.0 1 2 0 0 1 0 104 21 16 14 4 38 7 7 0 13 5.11 4.52 6.03 -1.6 -0.1
1986 PIT 21 20 19 114.0 113.3 0.7 6 8 0 0 9 1 496 123 60 51 17 206 34 31 2 81 4.03 4.21 4.30 6.7 0.7
1987 PIT 22 24 20 110.7 105.0 5.7 5 9 0 0 6 0 493 117 74 73 25 223 52 48 2 83 5.94 5.77 5.66 1.4 0.2
1988 PIT 23 50 0 65.0 0.0 65.0 2 6 0 3 0 0 267 54 33 27 7 83 26 22 2 39 3.74 4.20 4.57 -0.8 -0.1
1989 PIT 24 52 0 83.0 0.0 83.0 3 4 4 4 1 0 334 55 29 27 5 94 33 27 0 58 2.93 3.24 4.07 5.2 0.5
1990 PIT 25 41 1 62.7 1.3 61.3 5 2 3 4 0 0 260 44 24 21 7 74 26 25 3 35 3.02 4.53 5.64 -4.1 -0.4
1991 PIT 26 52 0 60.0 0.0 60.0 2 2 4 4 0 0 264 66 34 31 7 103 22 19 0 38 4.65 4.14 4.55 0.6 -0.0
1992 MIN 27 25 0 38.7 0.0 38.7 3 3 0 2 0 0 168 40 23 19 8 69 14 11 3 22 4.42 5.66 6.18 -2.2 -0.2
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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
1982 SLO A- 13 13 76.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1983 PEO A 22 21 127.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1984 LEL A+ 26 26 185.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1985 CAL MLB 2 1 3.3 7.03 31 .487 .265 .318 .398 .270 .375 91 -0.8 -0.1 -0.8 -0.1
1985 PIT MLB 5 4 24.7 6.03 52 .257 .260 .317 .384 .253 .212 100 -2.2 -0.2 -1.6 -0.1
1985 MID AA 9 9 49.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1985 EDM AAA 1 1 7.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1985 HAW AAA 6 5 42.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1986 PIT MLB 20 19 114.0 4.30 95 .287 .256 .317 .382 .257 .294 98 10.1 1.1 6.7 0.7
1986 NSH AA 4 4 18.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1987 PIT MLB 24 20 110.7 5.66 75 .294 .259 .323 .397 .257 .278 100 0.6 0.1 1.4 0.2
1987 VAN AAA 6 2 25.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1988 PIT MLB 50 0 65.0 4.57 82 .256 .249 .308 .362 .255 .244 100 0.3 0.0 -0.8 -0.1
1989 PIT MLB 52 0 83.0 4.07 97 .221 .251 .314 .371 .258 .210 100 4.9 0.5 5.2 0.5
1990 PIT MLB 41 1 62.7 5.64 64 .238 .261 .323 .395 .264 .196 98 -3.6 -0.4 -4.1 -0.4
1990 BUF AAA 5 1 4.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1991 PIT MLB 52 0 60.0 4.55 89 .288 .249 .315 .368 .255 .299 99 0.7 0.1 0.6 -0.0
1992 MIN MLB 25 0 38.7 6.18 59 .289 .256 .327 .384 .265 .264 101 -2.2 -0.2 -2.2 -0.2
1994 NOR AAA 9 0 12.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 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
1982 SLO A- 6 5 0 13 13 76.7 62 52 65 8 0% .000 7.3 6.1 0.9 7.6 1.49 4.46 0.0 0.0
1983 PEO A 5 8 0 22 21 127.7 112 52 105 17 0% .000 7.9 3.7 1.2 7.4 1.28 4.65 0.0 0.0
1984 LEL A+ 18 8 0 26 26 185.0 147 65 98 4 0% .000 7.2 3.2 0.2 4.8 1.15 2.04 0.0 0.0
1985 CAL MLB 0 1 0 2 1 3.3 7 3 0 1 20% .375 18.9 8.1 2.7 0.0 3.00 21.60 -0.8 -0.1
1985 MID AA 3 3 0 9 9 49.7 52 10 31 5 0% .000 9.4 1.8 0.9 5.6 1.25 3.08 0.0 0.0
1985 HAW AAA 3 0 0 6 5 42.7 31 10 36 3 0% .000 6.5 2.1 0.6 7.6 0.96 1.90 0.0 0.0
1985 EDM AAA 0 0 0 1 1 7.0 5 2 6 1 0% .000 6.4 2.6 1.3 7.7 1.00 2.57 0.0 0.0
1985 PIT MLB 1 2 0 5 4 24.7 21 7 13 4 48% .212 7.7 2.6 1.5 4.7 1.14 5.11 -1.6 -0.1
1986 NSH AA 0 1 0 4 4 18.3 14 3 19 1 0% .000 6.9 1.5 0.5 9.3 0.93 3.44 0.0 0.0
1986 PIT MLB 6 8 0 20 19 114.0 123 34 81 17 38% .294 9.7 2.7 1.3 6.4 1.38 4.03 6.7 0.7
1987 VAN AAA 0 2 1 6 2 25.3 23 4 22 2 0% .000 8.2 1.4 0.7 7.8 1.07 1.78 0.0 0.0
1987 PIT MLB 5 9 0 24 20 110.7 117 52 83 25 40% .278 9.5 4.2 2.0 6.8 1.53 5.94 1.4 0.2
1988 PIT MLB 2 6 0 50 0 65.0 54 26 39 7 44% .244 7.5 3.6 1.0 5.4 1.23 3.74 -0.8 -0.1
1989 PIT MLB 3 4 4 52 0 83.0 55 33 58 5 34% .210 6.0 3.6 0.5 6.3 1.06 2.93 5.2 0.5
1990 BUF AAA 0 0 0 5 1 4.7 6 1 6 1 0% .000 11.5 1.9 1.9 11.5 1.49 7.66 0.0 0.0
1990 PIT MLB 5 2 3 41 1 62.7 44 26 35 7 34% .196 6.3 3.7 1.0 5.0 1.12 3.02 -4.1 -0.4
1991 PIT MLB 2 2 4 52 0 60.0 66 22 38 7 35% .299 9.9 3.3 1.1 5.7 1.47 4.65 0.6 -0.0
1992 MIN MLB 3 3 0 25 0 38.7 40 14 22 8 29% .264 9.3 3.3 1.9 5.1 1.40 4.42 -2.2 -0.2
1994 NOR AAA 1 2 0 9 0 12.7 17 7 13 2 0% .000 12.0 5.0 1.4 9.2 1.89 7.80 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
1990-04-09 1990-05-10 15-DL 31 27 Left Elbow Recovery From Surgery Bone Chips 1990-02-09 -
1990-02-09 1990-04-09 Camp 59 0 Left Elbow Surgery Bone Chips 1990-02-09 -
1989-08-01 1989-09-01 31 28 Left Elbow Hyperextension Swinging - -
1986-06-20 1986-09-02 74 67 Left Shoulder Strain - -

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Q&A: Bob KipperDavid Laurila2011-01-04
BP Unfiltered: This Week in Minor League History: June 7 - June 13Geoff Young2010-06-11
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Deadline Day Wrap-UpChristina Kahrl2008-08-01
Prospectus Q&A: Clay BuchholzDavid Laurila2007-09-02
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Q&A: Clay BuchholzDavid Laurila2007-02-07
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: The King?Joe Sheehan2005-08-15


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