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Johnny Kucks PYankees

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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
6 938.3 54 56 7 338 4.10 0.2
Birth Date7-27-1932
Height6' 3"
Weight170 lbs
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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
1955 NYA 22 29 13 126.7 81.7 45.0 8 7 0 2 6 2 537 122 54 48 8 175 44 38 2 49 3.41 3.56 5.28 -6.5 -0.8
1956 NYA 23 34 31 224.3 218.7 5.3 18 9 0 1 19 5 948 223 113 96 19 322 72 72 10 67 3.85 4.10 5.10 8.5 0.8
1957 NYA 24 37 23 179.3 145.3 34.0 8 10 2 2 12 4 759 169 82 71 13 245 59 57 8 78 3.56 3.59 4.90 0.9 0.5
1958 NYA 25 34 15 126.0 84.0 42.0 8 8 4 0 9 1 544 132 67 55 14 199 39 37 6 46 3.93 4.23 5.35 -2.4 -0.3
1959 KC1 26 33 23 151.3 129.0 15.7 8 11 1 1 11 1 621 163 76 65 10 227 42 42 12 51 3.87 3.72 4.83 7.6 1.1
1959 NYA 26 9 1 16.7 4.0 12.7 0 1 0 0 0 0 76 21 16 16 5 39 9 9 0 9 8.64 6.90 9.06 -6.0 -0.6
1960 KC1 27 31 17 114.0 88.0 26.0 4 10 0 1 7 0 513 140 85 76 22 226 43 41 1 38 6.00 5.40 6.14 -5.2 -0.5
Career207123938.3750.7180.754567764133998970493427911433308296393384.104.105.28-3.10.2

Advanced

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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
1955 NYA MLB 29 13 126.7 5.28 82 .242 .260 .332 .376 .257 .262 100 -1.4 -0.1 -6.5 -0.8
1956 NYA MLB 34 31 224.3 5.10 89 .251 .259 .335 .390 .262 .262 98 7.5 0.8 8.5 0.8
1957 NYA MLB 37 23 179.3 4.90 82 .255 .253 .321 .371 .257 .260 98 1.1 0.1 0.9 0.5
1958 NYA MLB 34 15 126.0 5.35 73 .274 .254 .321 .382 .257 .269 100 -4.8 -0.5 -2.4 -0.3
1959 KC1 MLB 33 23 151.3 4.83 92 .263 .254 .320 .387 .259 .288 102 8.0 0.8 7.6 1.1
1959 NYA MLB 9 1 16.7 9.06 -2 .333 .245 .311 .375 .250 .302 102 -5.7 -0.6 -6.0 -0.6
1960 KC1 MLB 31 17 114.0 6.14 62 .302 .256 .324 .395 .266 .289 101 -5.9 -0.6 -5.2 -0.5

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
1955 NYA MLB 8 7 0 29 13 126.7 122 44 49 8 63% .262 8.7 3.1 0.6 3.5 1.31 3.41 -6.5 -0.8
1956 NYA MLB 18 9 0 34 31 224.3 223 72 67 19 56% .262 8.9 2.9 0.8 2.7 1.32 3.85 8.5 0.8
1957 NYA MLB 8 10 2 37 23 179.3 169 59 78 13 63% .260 8.5 3.0 0.7 3.9 1.27 3.56 0.9 0.5
1958 NYA MLB 8 8 4 34 15 126.0 132 39 46 14 59% .269 9.4 2.8 1.0 3.3 1.36 3.93 -2.4 -0.3
1959 KC1 MLB 8 11 1 33 23 151.3 163 42 51 10 55% .288 9.7 2.5 0.6 3.0 1.35 3.87 7.6 1.1
1959 NYA MLB 0 1 0 9 1 16.7 21 9 9 5 63% .302 11.3 4.9 2.7 4.9 1.80 8.64 -6.0 -0.6
1960 KC1 MLB 4 10 0 31 17 114.0 140 43 38 22 49% .289 11.1 3.4 1.7 3.0 1.61 6.00 -5.2 -0.5

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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  Title Author Date
Between The Numbers: Good Days for DebutsJeremy Greenhouse2011-05-12
Prospectus Hit and Run: Duke Snider, 1926-2011Jay Jaffe2011-02-28
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Matchups: Exiting Stage LeftJim Baker2008-07-11
Prospectus Matchups: TurnoverJim Baker2007-09-18
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Matchups: Dodging CheckmateJim Baker2004-10-15


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