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Portrait of Justin Lehr

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Career Summary
Years G IP W L SV ERA WARP
13 77 148.3 9 6 0 5.34 -2.7
Birth Date8-3-1977
Height6' 2"
Weight205 lbs
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WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA..
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 W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA WARP
2004 OAK MLB 27 0 32.7 1 1 0 35 14 16 3 .265 105 9.6 3.9 0.8 4.4 45% .294 .258 1.50 4.84 5.23 119 7.08 -0.5
2005 MIL MLB 23 0 34.7 1 1 0 32 18 23 4 .259 103 8.3 4.7 1.0 6.0 49% .259 .274 1.44 4.81 3.89 110 5.53 -0.0
2006 MIL MLB 16 0 15.7 2 1 0 24 7 12 2 .255 93 13.8 4.0 1.1 6.9 47% .415 .340 1.98 4.77 8.62 104 6.23 -0.1
2009 CIN MLB 11 11 65.3 5 3 0 72 28 33 14 .257 96 9.9 3.9 1.9 4.5 41% .279 .294 1.53 6.26 5.37 133 8.37 -2.1
CareerMLB7711148.3960163678423.259999.94.11.45.144%.293.2871.555.455.341217.19-2.7

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 W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA
1999 VAN A- 14 4 42.3 2 6 0 62 17 40 3 .000 13.2 3.6 0.6 8.5 0% -.937 .000 1.87 4.50 5.96 0 0.00
2000 MOD A+ 29 25 175.0 13 6 0 161 46 138 10 .000 8.3 2.4 0.5 7.1 0% -.774 .000 1.18 3.65 3.19 0 0.00
2000 SAC AAA 1 1 4.0 0 0 0 7 3 3 1 .000 15.8 6.8 2.2 6.8 0% -.857 .000 2.50 7.58 11.25 0 0.00
2001 MID AA 29 27 155.3 11 12 0 206 43 103 20 .000 11.9 2.5 1.2 6.0 0% -1.114 .000 1.60 4.71 5.45 0 0.00
2002 MID AA 58 0 80.0 8 3 4 88 31 59 7 .000 9.9 3.5 0.8 6.6 0% .327 .000 1.49 4.00 4.05 0 0.00
2003 SAC AAA 53 0 75.0 3 2 4 74 27 64 3 .000 8.9 3.2 0.4 7.7 0% .320 .000 1.35 3.35 3.72 0 0.00
2003 Pon Wnt 19 0 32.3 1 1 8 17 7 17 1 .000 4.7 2.0 0.3 4.7 0% -.640 .000 0.74 2.99 1.11 0 0.00
2004 OAK MLB 27 0 32.7 1 1 0 35 14 16 3 .265 105 9.6 3.9 0.8 4.4 45% .294 .258 1.50 4.84 5.23 119 7.08
2004 SAC AAA 32 0 37.3 4 2 13 37 10 40 1 .000 8.9 2.4 0.2 9.7 0% .330 .000 1.26 2.59 2.65 0 0.00
2005 MIL MLB 23 0 34.7 1 1 0 32 18 23 4 .259 103 8.3 4.7 1.0 6.0 49% .259 .274 1.44 4.81 3.89 110 5.53
2005 NAS AAA 27 11 88.0 7 7 1 102 32 68 8 .273 49 10.4 3.3 0.8 7.0 56% .335 .326 1.52 4.31 3.99 87 3.28
2006 MIL MLB 16 0 15.7 2 1 0 24 7 12 2 .255 93 13.8 4.0 1.1 6.9 47% .415 .340 1.98 4.77 8.62 104 6.23
2006 NAS AAA 19 17 112.1 4 7 0 120 31 90 15 .262 100 9.6 2.5 1.2 7.2 50% .301 .246 1.35 4.39 3.93 92 0.00
2007 TAC AAA 27 17 119.7 7 1 1 132 41 61 8 .269 99 9.9 3.1 0.6 4.6 49% .310 .260 1.45 4.51 3.98 104 5.31
2007 OBR Wnt 2 2 12.7 2 0 0 9 2 9 1 .000 6.4 1.4 0.7 6.4 0% .222 .000 0.87 2.79 2.13 0 0.00
2007 OBR Wnt 2 2 13.7 1 0 0 12 4 7 0 .000 7.9 2.6 0.0 4.6 0% .279 .000 1.17 2.56 0.66 0 0.00
2007 OBR Wnt 13 13 72.3 8 1 0 67 17 41 2 .000 8.3 2.1 0.2 5.1 0% .278 .000 1.16 2.72 2.86 0 0.00
2007 OBR Wnt 1 1 7.0 1 0 0 6 0 2 0 .000 7.7 0.0 0.0 2.6 0% .250 .000 0.86 2.14 1.29 0 0.00
2008 LOU AAA 16 8 64.3 6 2 1 51 11 41 5 .269 84 7.1 1.5 0.7 5.7 48% .257 .197 0.96 3.62 2.10 97 3.21
2009 CIN MLB 11 11 65.3 5 3 0 72 28 33 14 .257 96 9.9 3.9 1.9 4.5 41% .279 .294 1.53 6.26 5.37 133 8.37
2009 LEH AAA 8 7 41.7 5 2 0 43 16 20 5 .243 105 9.3 3.5 1.1 4.3 48% .279 .258 1.41 4.90 4.75 102 4.48
2009 LOU AAA 12 11 75.3 8 1 0 57 10 40 3 .244 109 6.8 1.2 0.4 4.8 50% .236 .176 0.89 3.09 2.51 102 3.77
2010 LOU AAA 7 7 37.0 1 3 0 59 12 15 2 .255 101 14.4 2.9 0.5 3.6 53% .385 .320 1.92 4.24 6.57 0 0.00
2011 CAR AA 12 10 48.0 1 2 0 57 24 31 8 .251 114 10.7 4.5 1.5 5.8 47% .316 .290 1.69 5.87 5.44 112 6.07
2011 LOU AAA 12 0 16.7 1 2 0 23 7 13 2 .254 91 12.4 3.8 1.1 7.0 44% .404 .332 1.80 4.86 5.94 105 5.27
2011 CAR Wnt 4 4 19.7 0 2 0 19 6 15 1 .000 8.7 2.7 0.5 6.9 0% .300 .000 1.27 2.92 3.20 0 0.00
2011 MOC Wnt 5 5 24.0 0 1 0 30 4 18 3 .000 11.2 1.5 1.1 6.8 0% .365 .000 1.42 3.52 4.50 0 0.00

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
2009 1065 0.5099 0.4263 0.8546 0.5838 0.2625 0.9117 0.7226 0.1454
Career10650.50990.42630.85460.58380.26250.91170.72260.1454

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
2011-06-26 2011-07-07 Minors 11 11 - Low Back Strain - -
2011-05-01 2011-05-17 Minors 16 0 Right Elbow Inflammation Nerve Injury -
2010-05-18 2010-09-13 Minors 118 0 Right Elbow Surgery Tommy John Surgery 2010-05-21
2009-09-02 2009-09-11 DTD 9 8 Groin Strain -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2006 MIL $337,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$337,000
1 yrTotal$337,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
1 y 115 d

Details
  • re-signed 11/9/09 (minor-league contract, $1M major league)
  • sent outright to Triple-A 11/9/09
  • contract purchased 7/31/09
  • acquired in trade from PHI 5/23/09 signed as a free agent from Korea 12/17/08 (minor-league contract)
  • contract sold to Korean club Doosan Bears 5/24/08 sent to minor-league camp 3/14/08 signed as a free agent from SEA 12/5/07 (minor-league contract)
  • signed as a free agent from MIL 06-07 (minor-league contract)
  • sent outright to Triple-A 5/06 designated for assignment 5/06 re-signed 2/06, 1 year/$0.337M (06)
  • recalled 8/05 optioned to Triple-A 8/05 3/05 signed 1/05
  • acquired in trade from OAK 12/04 recalled 9/04 optioned to Triple-A 8/04 recalled 6/04 optioned to Triple-A 3/04 40-m 11/03

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This article requires BP Premium accessPurpose Pitches: NL NRIs of NoteChristina Kahrl2011-02-24
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This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: NL Central NRI ReviewChristina Kahrl2008-03-02
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This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: AL West Catchup and Recent AL MovesChristina Kahrl2007-02-07
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Prospectus Notebook: Brewers, Athletics, PiratesBaseball Prospectus2006-06-21
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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2016, Justin Lehr threw 1,069 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system in 2009, all of them occuring in the MLB Regular Season. In 2009, he relied primarily on his Sinker (86mph), also mixing in a Splitter (80mph), Curve (72mph), Fourseam Fastball (85mph), Slider (79mph) and Cutter (84mph).