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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
9 1234 69 72 3 616 4.39 11.8
Birth Date6-17-1928
Height6' 2"
Weight195 lbs
BatsL
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 BOS 22 22 15 101.3 80.3 14.0 8 6 2 1 5 4 439 126 75 68 7 164 58 58 2 57 6.04 4.26 4.55 19.1 1.9
1951 BOS 23 33 14 125.0 76.7 48.3 7 4 1 0 4 2 555 136 79 68 12 199 56 56 7 70 4.90 4.22 5.43 10.1 1.1
1952 BOS 24 23 13 103.7 80.0 23.7 5 4 0 1 7 1 468 115 64 56 12 185 61 61 4 50 4.86 4.79 5.98 -5.0 -0.6
1953 BOS 25 23 15 116.7 92.7 23.7 4 8 0 0 8 2 516 114 57 51 6 153 59 59 1 57 3.93 3.80 5.16 10.3 1.0
1954 BOS 26 31 30 199.7 197.7 2.0 11 12 0 0 16 4 850 182 102 90 16 257 87 87 9 102 4.06 3.84 5.04 10.6 0.9
1955 BOS 27 31 31 208.0 208.0 0.0 12 10 0 0 15 3 903 207 102 94 10 282 85 83 3 95 4.07 3.41 4.04 41.2 4.6
1956 BOS 28 23 22 145.3 142.3 3.0 9 8 0 0 11 2 630 142 79 68 9 198 57 55 8 74 4.21 3.63 4.71 18.4 2.2
1957 BOS 29 29 29 191.0 167.0 0.0 12 13 0 0 12 4 735 207 86 78 10 276 56 53 7 96 3.68 3.07 4.73 11.8 1.0
1958 BOS 30 10 8 43.3 27.7 6.7 1 7 0 1 1 1 156 48 30 29 7 78 11 11 0 15 6.02 4.61 6.15 -1.7 -0.2
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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 BOS MLB 22 15 101.3 4.55 123 .285 .265 .342 .390 .267 .330 114 19.1 1.8 19.1 1.9
1951 BOS MLB 33 14 125.0 5.43 95 .275 .260 .331 .376 .268 .302 112 6.8 0.7 10.1 1.1
1952 BOS MLB 23 13 103.7 5.98 67 .306 .246 .322 .357 .264 .302 107 -7.7 -0.8 -5.0 -0.6
1953 BOS MLB 23 15 116.7 5.16 98 .253 .263 .329 .381 .261 .273 113 7.7 0.8 10.3 1.0
1954 BOS MLB 31 30 199.7 5.04 88 .239 .258 .326 .378 .255 .261 107 6.1 0.6 10.6 0.9
1955 BOS MLB 31 31 208.0 4.04 117 .242 .261 .332 .389 .262 .276 109 36.0 3.7 41.2 4.6
1956 BOS MLB 23 22 145.3 4.71 108 .240 .264 .338 .408 .271 .276 109 16.1 1.7 18.4 2.2
1957 BOS MLB 29 29 191.0 4.73 94 .267 .258 .324 .383 .262 .325 105 7.7 0.8 11.8 1.0
1958 BOS MLB 10 8 43.3 6.15 62 .319 .263 .326 .408 .268 .299 106 -2.1 -0.2 -1.7 -0.2

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 BOS MLB 8 6 2 22 15 101.3 126 58 57 7 51% .330 11.2 5.2 0.6 5.1 1.82 6.04 19.1 1.9
1951 BOS MLB 7 4 1 33 14 125.0 136 56 70 12 50% .302 9.8 4.0 0.9 5.0 1.54 4.90 10.1 1.1
1952 BOS MLB 5 4 0 23 13 103.7 115 61 50 12 55% .302 10.0 5.3 1.0 4.3 1.70 4.86 -5.0 -0.6
1953 BOS MLB 4 8 0 23 15 116.7 114 59 57 6 53% .273 8.8 4.6 0.5 4.4 1.48 3.93 10.3 1.0
1954 BOS MLB 11 12 0 31 30 199.7 182 87 102 16 58% .261 8.2 3.9 0.7 4.6 1.35 4.06 10.6 0.9
1955 BOS MLB 12 10 0 31 31 208.0 207 85 95 10 59% .276 9.0 3.7 0.4 4.1 1.40 4.07 41.2 4.6
1956 BOS MLB 9 8 0 23 22 145.3 142 57 74 9 52% .276 8.8 3.5 0.6 4.6 1.37 4.21 18.4 2.2
1957 BOS MLB 12 13 0 29 29 191.0 207 56 96 10 58% .325 9.8 2.6 0.5 4.5 1.38 3.68 11.8 1.0
1958 BOS MLB 1 7 0 10 8 43.3 48 11 15 7 52% .299 10.0 2.3 1.5 3.1 1.36 6.02 -1.7 -0.2

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

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
1958-07-05 1958-09-29 86 81 Right Shoulder Soreness - -

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Prospectus Q&A: Bill Monbouquette, Part OneDavid Laurila2011-01-31


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