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Lindy McDaniel PCardinals

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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
21 2139.3 141 119 172 1361 3.45 25.1
Birth Date12-13-1935
Height6' 3"
Weight195 lbs
BatsR
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
1955 SLN MLB 4 2 19.0 22 7 7 4 .266 101 10.4 3.3 1.9 3.3 60% .283 .302 1.53 5.41 4.74 111 7.02 -0.5
1956 SLN MLB 39 7 116.3 121 42 59 7 .255 102 9.4 3.2 0.5 4.6 63% .293 .251 1.40 3.08 3.40 98 4.73 0.4
1957 SLN MLB 30 26 191.0 196 53 75 13 .262 101 9.2 2.5 0.6 3.5 60% .277 .251 1.30 3.49 3.49 103 3.89 2.8
1958 SLN MLB 26 17 108.7 139 31 47 17 .266 104 11.5 2.6 1.4 3.9 59% .309 .295 1.56 4.59 5.80 110 6.09 -1.2
1959 SLN MLB 62 7 132.0 144 41 86 11 .263 104 9.8 2.8 0.8 5.9 66% .318 .263 1.40 3.36 3.82 79 4.39 1.0
1960 SLN MLB 65 2 116.3 85 24 105 8 .264 105 6.6 1.9 0.6 8.1 55% .249 .199 0.94 2.38 2.09 58 2.70 3.0
1961 SLN MLB 55 0 94.3 117 31 65 11 .260 104 11.2 3.0 1.0 6.2 59% .337 .270 1.57 3.85 4.87 83 5.36 -0.2
1962 SLN MLB 55 2 107.0 96 29 79 12 .263 106 8.1 2.4 1.0 6.6 60% .261 .234 1.17 3.54 4.12 74 3.34 2.1
1963 CHN MLB 57 0 88.0 82 27 75 9 .262 102 8.4 2.8 0.9 7.7 55% .289 .256 1.24 3.04 2.86 76 3.70 0.8
1964 CHN MLB 63 0 95.0 104 23 71 4 .267 107 9.9 2.2 0.4 6.7 54% .323 .250 1.34 2.56 3.88 76 3.15 1.6
1965 CHN MLB 71 0 128.7 115 47 92 12 .258 105 8.0 3.3 0.8 6.4 55% .266 .248 1.26 3.51 2.59 89 3.48 1.5
1966 SFN MLB 64 0 121.7 103 35 93 5 .262 99 7.6 2.6 0.4 6.9 58% .271 .230 1.13 2.54 2.66 80 3.00 2.1
1967 SFN MLB 41 3 72.7 69 24 48 5 .261 99 8.5 3.0 0.6 5.9 60% .278 .262 1.28 3.30 3.72 93 3.56 0.6
1968 NYA 0 24 0 51.3 30 12 43 5 .270 93 5.3 2.1 0.9 7.5 62% .187 .210 0.82 2.57 1.75 0 0.00 0.0
1968 SFN 0 12 0 19.3 30 5 9 2 .250 85 14.0 2.3 0.9 4.2 59% .378 .334 1.81 3.74 7.45 0 0.00 0.0
1969 NYA MLB 51 0 83.7 84 23 60 4 .263 94 9.0 2.5 0.4 6.5 70% .299 .262 1.28 2.37 3.55 79 3.86 0.6
1970 NYA MLB 62 0 111.7 88 23 81 7 .261 96 7.1 1.9 0.6 6.5 57% .249 .199 0.99 2.41 2.01 71 3.03 2.2
1971 NYA MLB 44 0 69.7 82 24 39 12 .261 98 10.6 3.1 1.6 5.0 62% .298 .299 1.52 4.51 5.04 99 5.34 -0.9
1972 NYA MLB 37 0 68.0 54 25 47 4 .248 97 7.1 3.3 0.5 6.2 62% .246 .242 1.16 2.75 2.25 90 3.48 0.5
1973 NYA MLB 47 3 160.3 148 49 93 11 .263 99 8.3 2.8 0.6 5.2 57% .272 .240 1.23 3.25 2.86 86 3.62 2.0
1974 KCA MLB 38 5 106.7 109 24 47 6 .259 103 9.2 2.0 0.5 4.0 62% .281 .248 1.25 3.10 3.46 96 3.77 1.1
1975 KCA MLB 40 0 78.0 81 24 40 3 .260 102 9.3 2.8 0.3 4.6 56% .298 .257 1.35 2.95 4.15 95 4.09 0.6
1968 TOT MLB 36 0 70.7 60 17 52 7 .264 91 7.6 2.2 0.9 6.6 61% .255 .249 1.09 2.89 3.31 86 3.23 0.6
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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.
Minor league stats are currently shownClick to hide.
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
1955 SLN MLB 4 2 19.0 22 7 7 4 .266 101 10.4 3.3 1.9 3.3 60% .283 .302 1.53 5.41 4.74
1956 SLN MLB 39 7 116.3 121 42 59 7 .255 102 9.4 3.2 0.5 4.6 63% .293 .251 1.40 3.08 3.40
1957 SLN MLB 30 26 191.0 196 53 75 13 .262 101 9.2 2.5 0.6 3.5 60% .277 .251 1.30 3.49 3.49
1958 SLN MLB 26 17 108.7 139 31 47 17 .266 104 11.5 2.6 1.4 3.9 59% .309 .295 1.56 4.59 5.80
1959 SLN MLB 62 7 132.0 144 41 86 11 .263 104 9.8 2.8 0.8 5.9 66% .318 .263 1.40 3.36 3.82
1960 SLN MLB 65 2 116.3 85 24 105 8 .264 105 6.6 1.9 0.6 8.1 55% .249 .199 0.94 2.38 2.09
1961 SLN MLB 55 0 94.3 117 31 65 11 .260 104 11.2 3.0 1.0 6.2 59% .337 .270 1.57 3.85 4.87
1962 SLN MLB 55 2 107.0 96 29 79 12 .263 106 8.1 2.4 1.0 6.6 60% .261 .234 1.17 3.54 4.12
1963 CHN MLB 57 0 88.0 82 27 75 9 .262 102 8.4 2.8 0.9 7.7 55% .289 .256 1.24 3.04 2.86
1964 CHN MLB 63 0 95.0 104 23 71 4 .267 107 9.9 2.2 0.4 6.7 54% .323 .250 1.34 2.56 3.88
1965 CHN MLB 71 0 128.7 115 47 92 12 .258 105 8.0 3.3 0.8 6.4 55% .266 .248 1.26 3.51 2.59
1966 SFN MLB 64 0 121.7 103 35 93 5 .262 99 7.6 2.6 0.4 6.9 58% .271 .230 1.13 2.54 2.66
1967 SFN MLB 41 3 72.7 69 24 48 5 .261 99 8.5 3.0 0.6 5.9 60% .278 .262 1.28 3.30 3.72
1968 NYA MLB 24 0 51.3 30 12 43 5 .270 93 5.3 2.1 0.9 7.5 62% .187 .210 0.82 2.57 1.75
1968 SFN MLB 12 0 19.3 30 5 9 2 .250 85 14.0 2.3 0.9 4.2 59% .378 .334 1.81 3.74 7.45
1969 NYA MLB 51 0 83.7 84 23 60 4 .263 94 9.0 2.5 0.4 6.5 70% .299 .262 1.28 2.37 3.55
1970 NYA MLB 62 0 111.7 88 23 81 7 .261 96 7.1 1.9 0.6 6.5 57% .249 .199 0.99 2.41 2.01
1971 NYA MLB 44 0 69.7 82 24 39 12 .261 98 10.6 3.1 1.6 5.0 62% .298 .299 1.52 4.51 5.04
1972 NYA MLB 37 0 68.0 54 25 47 4 .248 97 7.1 3.3 0.5 6.2 62% .246 .242 1.16 2.75 2.25
1973 NYA MLB 47 3 160.3 148 49 93 11 .263 99 8.3 2.8 0.6 5.2 57% .272 .240 1.23 3.25 2.86
1974 KCA MLB 38 5 106.7 109 24 47 6 .259 103 9.2 2.0 0.5 4.0 62% .281 .248 1.25 3.10 3.46
1975 KCA MLB 40 0 78.0 81 24 40 3 .260 102 9.3 2.8 0.3 4.6 56% .298 .257 1.35 2.95 4.15

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  —  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
1975-04-30 1975-05-29 29 27 - General Medical Illness Prostrate Gland - -

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Lindy McDaniel is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
The BP Wayback Machine: Opening Day GoodbyesJim Baker2013-03-29
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: The Keltner All-Stars, Part IIJay Jaffe2012-01-16
Baseball ProGUESTus: Silly Goose: Mariano Rivera and the Myth of the Seven-Out SaveKevin Baker2011-10-31
The BP Wayback Machine: How Do You Rate Relief?Nate Silver2011-05-26
This article requires BP Premium accessChecking the Numbers: Lidge and the Matter of Historic HorrorEric Seidman2009-09-03
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: Royal PainsSteven Goldman2009-07-14
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: Lest We ForgetSteven Goldman2009-06-30
This article requires BP Premium accessOn the Beat: Cooper's OptimismJohn Perrotto2009-04-19
Prospectus Matchups: Opening Day GoodbyesJim Baker2008-03-28
The Class of 2008: RelieversJay Jaffe2008-01-04
This article requires BP Premium accessThe Class of 2007: The PitchersJay Jaffe2007-01-09


BP Chats

DateQuestionAnswer
2008-11-14 13:00:00 (link to chat)Couldn't agree more about Wolfman Jack. Can't stand Chickenman either. At least we now have the Underground Garage if we want to hear '60s-style music without all the non-music interludes.... Matty Alou -- brings back memories of the 1973 Yankees.
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Do you WANT to have memories of the 1973 Yankees? It sounds like a John Updike novel. Crazy good year for Lindy McDaniel and Thurman Munson, I guess. (Steven Goldman)


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