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Portrait of Darren O'Day

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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
8 443.7 31 13 14 431 2.31 0
Birth Date10-22-1982
Height6' 4"
Weight220 lbs
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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
2008 ANA MLB 30 0 43.3 49 14 29 2 .253 101 10.2 2.9 0.4 6.0 59% .324 .254 1.45 3.67 4.57 95 4.74 0.3
2009 NYN 0 4 0 3.0 5 1 2 0 .258 97 15.0 3.0 0.0 6.0 38% .385 .353 2.00 3.72 0.00 0 0.00 0.0
2009 TEX 0 64 0 55.7 36 17 54 3 .259 106 5.8 2.7 0.5 8.7 43% .239 .194 0.95 3.04 1.94 0 0.00 0.0
2010 TEX MLB 72 0 62.0 43 12 45 5 .251 113 6.2 1.7 0.7 6.5 39% .220 .191 0.89 3.47 2.03 89 2.63 1.6
2011 TEX MLB 16 0 16.7 17 5 18 7 .263 122 9.2 2.7 3.8 9.7 37% .238 .305 1.32 7.62 5.40 100 6.72 -0.4
2012 BAL MLB 69 0 67.0 49 14 69 6 .263 104 6.6 1.9 0.8 9.3 36% .251 .215 0.94 2.91 2.28 74 2.90 1.5
2013 BAL MLB 68 0 62.0 47 15 59 7 .265 99 6.8 2.2 1.0 8.6 40% .250 .232 1.00 3.61 2.18 87 2.80 1.3
2014 BAL MLB 68 0 68.7 42 19 73 6 .267 99 5.5 2.5 0.8 9.6 47% .218 .221 0.89 3.35 1.70 81 2.68 1.5
2015 BAL MLB 68 0 65.3 47 14 82 5 .264 108 6.5 1.9 0.7 11.3 37% .278 .211 0.93 2.46 1.52 65 2.82 1.5
2009 TOT MLB 68 0 58.7 41 18 56 3 .259 105 6.3 2.8 0.5 8.6 42% .252 .206 1.01 3.07 1.84 80 2.34 1.9
CareerMLB4590443.733511143141.2611056.82.30.88.742%.254.2211.013.362.31823.099.3

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
2006 CDR A 17 0 23.0 20 2 14 1 .000 7.8 0.8 0.4 5.5 0% .264 .000 0.96 3.04 2.74
2006 ORM Rk 14 0 14.0 11 5 15 1 .000 7.1 3.2 0.6 9.6 0% .263 .000 1.14 3.79 2.57
2007 RCU A+ 24 0 24.0 10 6 26 1 .275 96 3.8 2.2 0.4 9.8 58% .161 .159 0.67 3.04 0.75
2007 ARK AA 29 0 29.3 27 14 22 3 .263 96 8.3 4.3 0.9 6.8 57% .282 .244 1.40 4.65 3.99
2007 gcr Wnt 10 0 11.3 8 0 6 1 .000 6.4 0.0 0.8 4.8 0% .212 .000 0.71 3.62 2.39
2008 ANA MLB 30 0 43.3 49 14 29 2 .253 101 10.2 2.9 0.4 6.0 59% .324 .254 1.45 3.67 4.57
2008 SLC AAA 21 0 33.0 29 7 30 3 .257 115 7.9 1.9 0.8 8.2 41% .292 .215 1.09 3.58 3.27
2009 NYN MLB 4 0 3.0 5 1 2 0 .258 97 15.0 3.0 0.0 6.0 38% .385 .353 2.00 3.72 0.00
2009 TEX MLB 64 0 55.7 36 17 54 3 .259 106 5.8 2.7 0.5 8.7 43% .239 .194 0.95 3.04 1.94
2010 TEX MLB 72 0 62.0 43 12 45 5 .251 113 6.2 1.7 0.7 6.5 39% .220 .191 0.89 3.47 2.03
2011 TEX MLB 16 0 16.7 17 5 18 7 .263 122 9.2 2.7 3.8 9.7 37% .238 .305 1.32 7.62 5.40
2011 FRI AA 1 1 1.0 1 0 1 1 .279 102 9.0 0.0 9.0 9.0 33% .000 .379 1.00 14.38 9.00
2011 ROU AAA 17 1 20.3 16 4 26 2 .274 97 7.1 1.8 0.9 11.5 49% .286 .211 0.98 3.39 2.21
2012 BAL MLB 69 0 67.0 49 14 69 6 .263 104 6.6 1.9 0.8 9.3 36% .251 .215 0.94 2.91 2.28
2013 BAL MLB 68 0 62.0 47 15 59 7 .265 99 6.8 2.2 1.0 8.6 40% .250 .232 1.00 3.61 2.18
2014 BAL MLB 68 0 68.7 42 19 73 6 .267 99 5.5 2.5 0.8 9.6 47% .218 .221 0.89 3.35 1.70
2015 BAL MLB 68 0 65.3 47 14 82 5 .264 108 6.5 1.9 0.7 11.3 37% .278 .211 0.93 2.46 1.52

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 646 0.4799 0.4598 0.7912 0.5968 0.3333 0.8973 0.6161 0.2088
2009 911 0.5027 0.4435 0.7252 0.5633 0.3223 0.8333 0.5342 0.2748
2010 878 0.5569 0.4658 0.7824 0.5971 0.3008 0.8185 0.6923 0.2176
2011 275 0.5455 0.4436 0.7541 0.5533 0.3120 0.8554 0.5385 0.2459
2012 998 0.4770 0.4770 0.7500 0.6092 0.3563 0.8276 0.6290 0.2500
2013 976 0.5092 0.4580 0.7271 0.5996 0.3111 0.7785 0.6242 0.2729
2014 1045 0.4880 0.4871 0.7132 0.6176 0.3626 0.8095 0.5567 0.2868
2015 1060 0.4340 0.4906 0.6731 0.6543 0.3650 0.7475 0.5708 0.3269
Career67890.49340.4690.7340.6050.33640.81260.59870.266

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
2013-09-08 2013-09-19 DTD 11 10 Right Hand Soreness - -
2012-03-11 2012-03-24 Camp 13 0 - Groin Tightness - -
2011-08-25 2011-09-13 15-DL 19 16 Right Shoulder Inflammation - -
2011-04-27 2011-07-02 60-DL 66 60 Left Hip Surgery Labrum 2011-04-28
2010-09-11 2010-09-24 DTD 13 12 Low Back Soreness -
2010-03-16 2010-04-05 Camp 20 0 Right Elbow Contusion Bone Bruise -
2008-09-29 2008-09-29 Off 0 0 Right Shoulder Cartilage Injury Labrum -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2019 BAL $9,000,000
2018 BAL $9,000,000
2017 BAL $7,000,000
2016 BAL $6,000,000
2015 BAL $4,250,000
2014 BAL $3,200,000
2013 BAL $2,200,000
2012 BAL $1,350,000
2011 TEX $1,251,000
2010 TEX $426,700
2009 NYN $406,000
2008 ANA $390,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
8 yrPrevious$13,473,700
2011Current$6,000,000
9 yrPvs + Cur$19,473,700
3 yrFuture$25,000,000
12 yrTotal$44,473,700

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
7 y 103 dBeverly Hills Sports Council4 years/$31M (2016-19)

Details
  • 4 years/$31M (2016-19). Re-signed by Baltimore as a free agent 12/14/15. 16:$6M, 17:$7M, 18:$9M, 19:$9M. $1M annually is deferred, to be paid in $1M installments in 2020-23. Limited no-trade protection: may block deals to seven clubs.
  • 2 years/$5.8M (2013-14), plus 2015 club option. 13:$2.2M, 14:$3.2M, 15:$4.25M club option, $0.4M buyout. Baltimore exercised 2015 option 10/30/14.
  • 1 year/$1.35M (2012). Signed by Baltimore 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration).
  • 1 year/$1.251M (2011). Re-signed by Texas 1/23/11 (avoided arbitration, $1.4M-$1.05M). Claimed by Baltimore off waivers from Texas 11/2/11.
  • 1 year/$426,700 (2010). Re-signed by Texas 3/4/10.
  • 1 year/$0.406M (2009). Selected by Mets from LA Angles in Rule 5 draft 12/11/08. Signed by Mets 3/2/09 (split contract). Claimed by Texas off waivers 4/22/09 after being DFA by Mets 4/18/09
  • 1 year/$0.39M (2008). Contract purchased by LA Angels 3/29/08.
  • Signed 6/06 as an amateur free agent.

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BP Articles

Darren O'Day is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
Painting the Black: The 2016 Free Agent 50R.J. Anderson2015-11-06
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: September 25, 2015Chris Mosch2015-09-25
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: August 6, 2015Steven Jacobson2015-08-06
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Throw Hard or Go HomeKevin Goldstein2009-09-03
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: TA-letteChristina Kahrl2009-08-20
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: The Faltering Breeze in TexasChristina Kahrl2009-07-08
Transaction Analysis: AL West MovesChristina Kahrl2009-06-25
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: Texas LeatherJoe Sheehan2009-05-19
This article requires BP Premium accessOn the Beat: Winter Meetings WrapJohn Perrotto2008-12-12
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: The 2008 Rule 5 DraftKevin Goldstein2008-12-11
Transaction of the Day: Three-Way MayhemChristina Kahrl2008-12-11
Every Given Sunday: Winter Meetings PreviewJohn Perrotto2008-12-07
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: AL October RoundupChristina Kahrl2008-11-03
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: West by CentralChristina Kahrl2008-09-14
Transaction Analysis: Drama-Free Turnover?Christina Kahrl2008-05-14
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit List: Overwhelmingly Neutral, Like SwitzerlandJay Jaffe2008-05-02
This article requires BP Premium accessEvery Given Sunday: The NRIs Who Made ItJohn Perrotto2008-04-06


BP Chats

DateQuestionAnswer
2013-06-04 13:00:00 (link to chat)Who would close in Baltimore if Jim Johnson were to lose the job?
(bobbykester from dc)
My guess is Darren O'Day. Don't sleep on Tommy Hunter who now throws 97-99 as an RP. (Paul Sporer)
2011-02-22 13:00:00 (link to chat)How close is Cody Eppley to Darren O'Day pitching wise?
(Jason Parks from Hell)
About 1 inch (Jason Parks)


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