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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
18 1967.7 101 118 66 1158 4.24 3.7
Birth Date10-17-1927
Height6' 1"
Weight173 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
1950 CHN 22 33 11 104.7 41.7 48.0 2 9 1 1 4 1 412 112 69 61 9 134 64 64 4 51 5.25 4.55 5.20 6.3 0.6
1951 CHN 23 35 11 123.7 63.7 26.0 6 6 2 1 4 2 396 125 71 59 10 135 53 53 6 56 4.29 3.96 5.29 -3.3 -0.3
1952 CHN 24 41 25 202.7 126.3 37.0 9 14 3 1 12 3 722 208 110 100 17 268 89 89 6 110 4.44 3.83 4.66 2.1 0.3
1953 CHN 25 48 19 167.7 87.7 46.7 10 11 6 1 7 2 631 169 115 90 15 211 107 107 8 113 4.83 4.49 5.01 9.7 0.6
1954 CHN 26 36 21 148.0 99.3 29.7 4 11 1 1 8 2 609 155 104 87 13 212 96 96 4 69 5.29 4.65 5.98 -6.4 -0.8
1955 CIN 27 39 14 138.0 81.0 57.0 9 10 0 0 7 2 588 120 66 52 13 181 60 55 4 68 3.39 3.94 4.77 8.3 1.0
1956 CIN 28 37 29 211.0 196.0 15.0 12 11 1 0 14 3 917 219 103 96 26 352 82 69 10 86 4.09 4.33 4.67 10.0 1.1
1957 CIN 29 46 18 146.0 103.3 42.7 8 11 3 1 8 2 643 146 84 82 17 233 68 62 3 99 5.05 4.13 4.75 6.1 0.5
1958 CIN 30 12 4 33.0 17.7 15.3 3 2 1 1 1 0 147 37 20 18 5 64 14 13 1 22 4.91 4.51 5.12 1.3 0.1
1958 LAN 30 45 0 90.0 0.0 90.0 3 5 9 3 0 0 381 81 40 38 12 138 44 36 2 73 3.80 4.15 4.44 4.2 0.3
1959 LAN 31 28 0 45.7 0.0 45.7 4 0 2 4 0 0 214 48 31 30 8 83 33 28 2 30 5.91 5.89 6.21 -4.4 -0.5
1960 CLE 32 49 0 74.3 0.0 74.3 5 5 14 0 0 0 302 53 30 24 8 81 35 32 1 46 2.91 4.02 4.97 0.0 -0.1
1961 WS2 33 42 1 71.7 2.3 69.3 2 2 0 1 0 0 338 83 59 54 13 147 43 42 4 41 6.78 5.68 6.99 -10.6 -0.9
1962 CIN 34 40 7 108.7 38.7 70.0 7 6 4 2 5 0 491 113 66 54 13 175 64 59 4 67 4.47 4.92 5.38 -0.3 -0.2
1963 PHI 35 49 1 112.0 5.0 107.0 5 6 8 3 5 0 450 80 28 24 3 108 46 37 3 86 1.93 2.62 3.58 8.1 0.8
1964 MIN 36 33 0 45.7 0.0 46.3 0 4 2 3 0 0 197 44 12 10 4 62 20 13 1 39 1.97 3.27 3.46 6.6 0.9
1964 PHI 36 11 0 22.3 0.0 21.7 2 1 1 2 0 0 98 22 10 10 6 44 8 7 2 13 4.03 6.42 6.94 -3.7 -0.4
1965 MIN 37 56 0 76.3 0.0 76.3 9 3 5 9 0 0 314 59 22 19 8 92 31 27 3 59 2.24 3.55 4.12 2.9 0.3
1966 MIN 38 26 0 39.7 0.0 40.0 1 1 3 1 0 0 172 35 15 15 2 48 20 18 2 26 3.40 3.44 3.72 3.9 0.4
1967 DET 39 5 0 6.7 0.0 6.7 0 0 0 0 0 0 26 6 4 4 1 13 1 1 0 4 5.40 3.62 6.63 -1.0 -0.1
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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
1950 CHN MLB 33 11 104.7 5.20 94 .280 .264 .334 .401 .267 .271 103 2.6 0.2 6.3 0.6
1951 CHN MLB 35 11 123.7 5.29 84 .288 .266 .335 .402 .274 .282 102 -1.0 -0.1 -3.3 -0.3
1952 CHN MLB 41 25 202.7 4.66 86 .292 .251 .322 .376 .272 .299 98 1.1 0.1 2.1 0.3
1953 CHN MLB 48 19 167.7 5.01 98 .300 .266 .333 .415 .274 .293 100 9.6 1.0 9.7 0.6
1954 CHN MLB 36 21 148.0 5.98 67 .304 .265 .331 .413 .269 .281 97 -6.7 -0.7 -6.4 -0.8
1955 CIN MLB 39 14 138.0 4.77 100 .243 .256 .324 .406 .262 .242 106 11.4 1.2 8.3 1.0
1956 CIN MLB 37 29 211.0 4.67 95 .270 .254 .316 .400 .256 .271 103 11.7 1.2 10.0 1.1
1957 CIN MLB 46 18 146.0 4.75 93 .270 .259 .319 .397 .261 .283 102 10.4 1.1 6.1 0.5
1958 CIN MLB 12 4 33.0 5.12 89 .294 .263 .327 .411 .272 .305 105 2.2 0.2 1.3 0.1
1958 LAN MLB 45 0 90.0 4.44 103 .269 .256 .320 .398 .263 .276 103 7.5 0.8 4.2 0.3
1959 LAN MLB 28 0 45.7 6.21 64 .302 .251 .310 .391 .256 .282 102 -3.7 -0.4 -4.4 -0.5
1960 CLE MLB 49 0 74.3 4.97 85 .229 .263 .331 .399 .266 .212 98 0.7 0.1 0.0 -0.1
1961 WS2 MLB 42 1 71.7 6.99 40 .331 .259 .325 .398 .262 .295 95 -10.9 -1.1 -10.6 -0.9
1962 CIN MLB 40 7 108.7 5.38 81 .287 .261 .325 .394 .261 .292 100 -0.3 -0.0 -0.3 -0.2
1963 PHI MLB 49 1 112.0 3.58 103 .221 .245 .303 .362 .256 .247 97 9.8 1.1 8.1 0.8
1964 MIN MLB 33 0 45.7 3.46 116 .260 .245 .301 .367 .254 .301 101 5.9 0.7 6.6 0.9
1964 PHI MLB 11 0 22.3 6.94 38 .299 .256 .308 .376 .254 .232 106 -3.3 -0.4 -3.7 -0.4
1965 MIN MLB 56 0 76.3 4.12 102 .234 .236 .300 .358 .252 .239 106 4.9 0.5 2.9 0.3
1966 MIN MLB 26 0 39.7 3.72 111 .245 .237 .297 .354 .250 .270 108 4.2 0.5 3.9 0.4
1967 DET MLB 5 0 6.7 6.63 27 .268 .246 .302 .368 .259 .250 104 -1.0 -0.1 -1.0 -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
1950 CHN MLB 2 9 1 33 11 104.7 112 64 51 9 50% .271 9.6 5.5 0.8 4.4 1.68 5.25 6.3 0.6
1951 CHN MLB 6 6 2 35 11 123.7 125 53 56 10 55% .282 9.1 3.9 0.7 4.1 1.44 4.29 -3.3 -0.3
1952 CHN MLB 9 14 3 41 25 202.7 208 89 110 17 50% .299 9.2 4.0 0.8 4.9 1.47 4.44 2.1 0.3
1953 CHN MLB 10 11 6 48 19 167.7 169 107 113 15 46% .293 9.1 5.7 0.8 6.1 1.65 4.83 9.7 0.6
1954 CHN MLB 4 11 1 36 21 148.0 155 96 69 13 50% .281 9.4 5.8 0.8 4.2 1.70 5.29 -6.4 -0.8
1955 CIN MLB 9 10 0 39 14 138.0 120 60 68 13 46% .242 7.8 3.9 0.8 4.4 1.30 3.39 8.3 1.0
1956 CIN MLB 12 11 1 37 29 211.0 219 82 86 26 44% .271 9.3 3.5 1.1 3.7 1.43 4.09 10.0 1.1
1957 CIN MLB 8 11 3 46 18 146.0 146 68 99 17 44% .283 9.0 4.2 1.0 6.1 1.47 5.05 6.1 0.5
1958 CIN MLB 3 2 1 12 4 33.0 37 14 22 5 33% .305 10.1 3.8 1.4 6.0 1.55 4.91 1.3 0.1
1958 LAN MLB 3 5 9 45 0 90.0 81 44 73 12 37% .276 8.1 4.4 1.2 7.3 1.39 3.80 4.2 0.3
1959 LAN MLB 4 0 2 28 0 45.7 48 33 30 8 37% .282 9.5 6.5 1.6 5.9 1.77 5.91 -4.4 -0.5
1960 CLE MLB 5 5 14 49 0 74.3 53 35 46 8 52% .212 6.4 4.2 1.0 5.6 1.18 2.91 0.0 -0.1
1961 WS2 MLB 2 2 0 42 1 71.7 83 43 41 13 55% .295 10.4 5.4 1.6 5.1 1.76 6.78 -10.6 -0.9
1962 CIN MLB 7 6 4 40 7 108.7 113 64 67 13 54% .292 9.4 5.3 1.1 5.5 1.63 4.47 -0.3 -0.2
1963 PHI MLB 5 6 8 49 1 112.0 80 46 86 3 60% .247 6.4 3.7 0.2 6.9 1.12 1.93 8.1 0.8
1964 PHI MLB 2 1 1 11 0 22.3 22 8 13 6 66% .232 8.9 3.2 2.4 5.2 1.34 4.03 -3.7 -0.4
1964 MIN MLB 0 4 2 33 0 45.7 44 20 39 4 65% .301 8.7 3.9 0.8 7.7 1.40 1.97 6.6 0.9
1965 MIN MLB 9 3 5 56 0 76.3 59 31 59 8 48% .239 7.0 3.7 0.9 7.0 1.18 2.24 2.9 0.3
1966 MIN MLB 1 1 3 26 0 39.7 35 20 26 2 60% .270 7.9 4.5 0.5 5.9 1.39 3.40 3.9 0.4
1967 DET MLB 0 0 0 5 0 6.7 6 1 4 1 53% .250 8.1 1.4 1.4 5.4 1.05 5.40 -1.0 -0.1

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

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Compensation

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2014 Preseason Forecast

Last Update: 3/11/2014 05:35 ET

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Baseball ProGUESTus: Marathon Men: When the '58 Giants and Dodgers Played Nine in a RowJeff Polman2012-11-06
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