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Portrait of Brandon Knight

Brandon Knight PYankees

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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
3 31.3 1 0 0 24 8.62 -0.2
Birth Date10-1-1975
Height6' 0"
Weight175 lbs
BatsL
ThrowsR
WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA. (For previous card version with FAIR_RA, click here.)
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 H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA WARP
2001 NYA MLB 4 0 10.7 18 3 7 5 .253 93 15.2 2.5 4.2 5.9 33% .351 .383 1.97 8.72 10.12 107 10.90 -0.6
2002 NYA MLB 7 0 8.7 11 5 7 2 .255 96 11.4 5.2 2.1 7.3 39% .333 .322 1.85 6.17 11.42 110 8.95 -0.4
2008 NYN MLB 4 2 12.0 14 7 10 0 .270 91 10.5 5.2 0.0 7.5 55% .368 .279 1.75 3.69 5.25 103 5.04 0.1
CareerMLB15231.34315247.2609312.44.32.06.945%.353.3271.856.098.621068.14-0.9

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 H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA
1995 CSC A 9 9 54.7 37 21 52 5 .000 6.1 3.5 0.8 8.6 0% .000 .000 1.06 3.73 3.13
1996 HUD A- 9 9 53.0 59 21 52 1 .000 10.0 3.6 0.2 8.8 0% .000 .000 1.51 3.06 4.42
1996 PCH A+ 19 17 102.0 118 45 74 9 .000 10.4 4.0 0.8 6.5 0% .000 .000 1.60 4.29 5.12
1997 PCH A+ 14 12 92.7 82 22 91 9 .000 8.0 2.1 0.9 8.8 0% .284 .000 1.12 3.27 2.23
1997 TUL AA 14 14 90.0 83 35 84 12 .000 8.3 3.5 1.2 8.4 0% .284 .000 1.31 4.71 4.50
1998 TUL AA 14 14 86.3 94 37 87 11 .000 9.8 3.9 1.1 9.1 0% .000 .000 1.52 4.46 5.11
1998 OKL AAA 16 12 64.7 100 29 52 16 .000 13.9 4.0 2.2 7.2 0% .000 .000 1.99 6.51 9.74
1999 OKL AAA 27 26 163.0 173 47 97 23 .000 9.6 2.6 1.3 5.4 0% .000 .000 1.35 5.17 4.91
2000 COH AAA 28 28 184.7 172 61 138 21 .000 8.4 3.0 1.0 6.7 0% .000 .000 1.26 4.16 4.43
2001 NYA MLB 4 0 10.7 18 3 7 5 .253 93 15.2 2.5 4.2 5.9 33% .351 .383 1.97 8.72 10.12
2001 COH AAA 25 25 162.3 174 45 173 16 .000 9.6 2.5 0.9 9.6 0% .000 .000 1.35 3.14 3.66
2002 NYA MLB 7 0 8.7 11 5 7 2 .255 96 11.4 5.2 2.1 7.3 39% .333 .322 1.85 6.17 11.42
2002 COH AAA 36 7 80.7 67 37 81 6 .000 7.5 4.1 0.7 9.0 0% .280 .000 1.29 3.42 3.90
2003 FKU npb 16 0 87.0 105 45 77 9 .000 10.9 4.7 0.9 8.0 0% .000 .000 1.72 4.38 4.86
2004 FKU npb 6 0 6.0 11 6 5 0 .000 16.5 9.0 0.0 7.5 0% .000 .000 2.83 4.95 12.00
2005 NIP npb 8 2 11.3 20 7 14 3 .000 15.9 5.6 2.4 11.2 0% -.708 .000 2.39 6.04 11.15
2006 ALT AA 51 0 64.1 51 20 86 6 .255 93 7.2 2.8 0.8 12.1 38% .306 .235 1.11 2.55 2.25
2008 NYN MLB 4 2 12.0 14 7 10 0 .270 91 10.5 5.2 0.0 7.5 55% .368 .279 1.75 3.69 5.25
2008 NWO AAA 12 5 43.3 28 12 55 5 .257 98 5.8 2.5 1.0 11.4 41% .250 .197 0.92 3.28 2.29
2009 BUF AAA 20 14 89.0 101 29 80 10 .244 106 10.2 2.9 1.0 8.1 49% .347 .269 1.46 3.83 5.06

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
2008 234 0.4658 0.4573 0.8598 0.6422 0.2960 0.9000 0.7838 0.1402
Career2340.46580.45730.85980.64220.2960.90.78380.1402

Injury History  —  No longer being updated

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

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation

Compensation

Year Team Salary

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 143 d1 yr/$0.404M (09)

Details
  • signed with Samsung Lions of KBO
  • released by NYM 7/09 optioned to Triple-A 3/22/09 re-signed 3/2/09, 1 year/$0.404M (09) (split)
  • contract purchased 9/1/08 designated for assignment 7/27/08 contract purchased 7/26/08 signed as a free agent from indp lg 5/08 (minor-league contract)
  • 95 14-374

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BP Articles

Brandon Knight is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessIn A Pickle: To Communicate a FailureJason Wojciechowski2013-03-15
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: Metropolitan MakeoverJay Jaffe2009-02-10
Prospectus Hit and Run: Outside Help, NL EastJay Jaffe2009-02-04
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: The Morning AfterJoe Sheehan2008-09-29
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Preview: Wednesday's Games to WatchCaleb Peiffer2008-09-17
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit List: Streaks and StringsJay Jaffe2008-08-15
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit List: After the StormJay Jaffe2008-08-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Inaction in ActionChristina Kahrl2008-07-29
This article requires BP Premium accessEvery Given Sunday: All Busy-ness 'Round the Major League TableJohn Perrotto2008-07-27
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Preview: Saturday's Games to WatchCaleb Peiffer2008-07-26
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Division Roundup, NL Central, 5/31/06Kevin Goldstein2006-05-31
Transaction Analysis: August 4-7, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-08-12
Transaction Analysis: June 25-July 14, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-07-19
Transaction Analysis: June 13-17, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-06-20
Transaction Analysis: June 11-12, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-06-14
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: June 9-10, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-06-12


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2015, Brandon Knight threw 234 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system in 2008, all of them occuring in the MLB Regular Season. In 2008, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (92mph) and Slider (83mph), also mixing in a Curve (77mph) and Change (84mph). He also rarely threw a Sinker (90mph).