Biographical

No photo available

Don Kirkwood PBlue Jays

Blue Jays Player Cards | Blue Jays Team Audit | Blue Jays Depth Chart

Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
5 374.7 18 23 8 194 4.37 0.7
Birth Date9-24-1949
Height6' 3"
Weight175 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
1974 CAL 24 3 0 7.3 0.0 7.3 0 0 0 0 0 0 38 12 8 7 0 12 6 6 0 4 8.59 3.93 4.28 0.7 0.1
1975 CAL 25 44 2 84.0 8.3 75.7 6 5 7 5 3 0 356 85 38 29 6 117 28 26 0 49 3.11 3.32 4.00 4.4 0.5
1976 CAL 26 28 26 157.7 152.3 5.3 6 12 0 0 11 4 675 167 91 81 12 250 57 48 1 78 4.62 3.72 4.42 -4.7 -0.5
1977 CAL 27 13 0 17.7 0.0 17.7 1 0 1 2 0 0 78 20 12 10 3 29 9 6 0 10 5.09 5.35 6.58 -3.7 -0.4
1977 CHA 27 16 0 40.0 0.0 40.0 1 1 0 0 1 0 175 49 27 23 3 70 10 8 1 24 5.18 3.34 4.33 4.9 0.5
1978 TOR 28 16 9 68.0 50.7 17.3 4 5 0 1 5 0 293 76 36 32 6 113 25 24 0 29 4.24 3.95 4.51 5.3 0.6
Career12037374.7211.3163.318238820416154092121823059113511821944.373.714.436.80.7

Advanced

'opp' stats - Quality of opponents faced - have been moved and are available only as OPP_QUAL in the Statistics reports now.
Minor league stats are currently shownClick to hide.
YEAR Team Lg G GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
1974 CAL MLB 3 0 7.3 4.28 104 .325 .289 .339 .392 .267 .429 108 0.7 0.1 0.7 0.1
1975 CAL MLB 44 2 84.0 4.00 98 .276 .254 .324 .372 .259 .289 90 4.4 0.5 4.4 0.5
1976 CAL MLB 28 26 157.7 4.42 77 .287 .260 .321 .366 .262 .294 90 -4.7 -0.5 -4.7 -0.5
1977 CAL MLB 13 0 17.7 6.58 43 .281 .257 .317 .380 .251 .304 92 -3.7 -0.4 -3.7 -0.4
1977 CHA MLB 16 0 40.0 4.33 109 .272 .265 .323 .400 .262 .336 105 4.9 0.5 4.9 0.5
1978 TOR MLB 16 9 68.0 4.51 101 .271 .264 .325 .395 .264 .300 107 5.3 0.6 5.3 0.6

Statistics For All Levels

Minor league stats are currently shownClick to hide.
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
1974 CAL MLB 0 0 0 3 0 7.3 12 6 4 0 50% .429 14.7 7.4 0.0 4.9 2.45 8.59 0.7 0.1
1975 CAL MLB 6 5 7 44 2 84.0 85 28 49 6 47% .289 9.1 3.0 0.6 5.2 1.35 3.11 4.4 0.5
1976 CAL MLB 6 12 0 28 26 157.7 167 57 78 12 52% .294 9.5 3.3 0.7 4.5 1.42 4.62 -4.7 -0.5
1977 CAL MLB 1 0 1 13 0 17.7 20 9 10 3 64% .304 10.2 4.6 1.5 5.1 1.64 5.09 -3.7 -0.4
1977 CHA MLB 1 1 0 16 0 40.0 49 10 24 3 64% .336 11.0 2.2 0.7 5.4 1.48 5.17 4.9 0.5
1978 TOR MLB 4 5 0 16 9 68.0 76 25 29 6 55% .300 10.1 3.3 0.8 3.8 1.49 4.24 5.3 0.6

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
1978-06-22 1978-08-17 56 54 - Not Disclosed - -
1978-04-22 1978-05-21 15-DL 29 23 Right Shoulder Soreness - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status

Details

BP Annual Player Comments

No BP Book Comments have been found for this player.

BP Articles

Don Kirkwood is referenced in the following articles.

BP Premium requires BP Premium access to view, BP Fantasy requires BP Premium or BP Fantasy access to view

  Title Author Date
The Lineup Card: Nine of Our Favorite Pitcher ConversionsBaseball Prospectus2013-08-14
This article requires BP Premium accessChecking the Numbers: I'm Relieved to StartEric Seidman2010-10-19
This article requires BP Premium accessLies, Damned Lies: What to Do With PapelbonNate Silver2006-09-07


BP Chats

No BP chats have mentioned this guy.

BP Roundtables

No BP Roundtables have mentioned this guy.