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Portrait of Bob Purkey

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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
13 2114.7 129 115 9 793 3.79 15.9
Birth Date7-14-1929
Height6' 2"
Weight175 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
1954 PIT MLB 36 11 131.3 145 62 38 3 .261 99 9.9 4.2 0.2 2.6 52% .305 .280 1.58 3.71 5.07 104 4.38 -3.0
1955 PIT MLB 14 10 67.7 77 25 24 5 .263 99 10.2 3.3 0.7 3.2 59% .309 .285 1.51 3.75 5.32 115 5.81 -1.4
1956 PIT MLB 2 0 4.0 2 0 1 1 .254 102 4.5 0.0 2.2 2.2 45% .083 .162 0.50 4.98 2.25 103 -0.59 0.3
1957 PIT MLB 48 21 179.7 194 38 51 10 .262 97 9.7 1.9 0.5 2.6 44% .285 .262 1.29 3.42 3.86 106 4.27 0.8
1958 CIN MLB 37 34 250.0 259 49 70 25 .270 104 9.3 1.8 0.9 2.5 46% .262 .252 1.23 3.88 3.60 116 3.38 5.5
1959 CIN MLB 38 33 218.0 241 43 78 25 .265 104 9.9 1.8 1.0 3.2 45% .278 .260 1.30 4.07 4.25 105 3.95 3.4
1960 CIN MLB 41 33 252.7 259 59 97 23 .262 102 9.2 2.1 0.8 3.5 52% .270 .255 1.26 3.87 3.60 111 3.98 3.6
1961 CIN MLB 36 34 246.3 245 51 116 27 .261 100 9.0 1.9 1.0 4.2 52% .263 .249 1.20 3.84 3.73 98 4.30 3.3
1962 CIN MLB 37 37 288.3 260 64 141 28 .263 99 8.1 2.0 0.9 4.4 50% .248 .235 1.12 3.82 2.81 99 3.56 6.2
1963 CIN MLB 21 21 137.0 143 33 55 12 .257 98 9.4 2.2 0.8 3.6 51% .280 .267 1.28 3.60 3.55 118 4.30 0.8
1964 CIN MLB 34 25 195.7 181 49 78 16 .260 103 8.3 2.3 0.7 3.6 54% .251 .247 1.18 3.88 3.04 127 3.78 2.6
1965 SLN MLB 32 17 124.3 148 33 39 20 .260 105 10.7 2.4 1.4 2.8 54% .284 .292 1.46 5.06 5.79 126 5.33 -1.0
1966 PIT MLB 10 0 19.7 16 4 5 0 .245 103 7.3 1.8 0.0 2.3 56% .242 .189 1.02 2.77 1.37 115 2.18 0.5
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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
1954 PIT MLB 36 11 131.3 145 62 38 3 .261 99 9.9 4.2 0.2 2.6 52% .305 .280 1.58 3.71 5.07
1955 PIT MLB 14 10 67.7 77 25 24 5 .263 99 10.2 3.3 0.7 3.2 59% .309 .285 1.51 3.75 5.32
1956 PIT MLB 2 0 4.0 2 0 1 1 .254 102 4.5 0.0 2.2 2.2 45% .083 .162 0.50 4.98 2.25
1957 PIT MLB 48 21 179.7 194 38 51 10 .262 97 9.7 1.9 0.5 2.6 44% .285 .262 1.29 3.42 3.86
1958 CIN MLB 37 34 250.0 259 49 70 25 .270 104 9.3 1.8 0.9 2.5 46% .262 .252 1.23 3.88 3.60
1959 CIN MLB 38 33 218.0 241 43 78 25 .265 104 9.9 1.8 1.0 3.2 45% .278 .260 1.30 4.07 4.25
1960 CIN MLB 41 33 252.7 259 59 97 23 .262 102 9.2 2.1 0.8 3.5 52% .270 .255 1.26 3.87 3.60
1961 CIN MLB 36 34 246.3 245 51 116 27 .261 100 9.0 1.9 1.0 4.2 52% .263 .249 1.20 3.84 3.73
1962 CIN MLB 37 37 288.3 260 64 141 28 .263 99 8.1 2.0 0.9 4.4 50% .248 .235 1.12 3.82 2.81
1963 CIN MLB 21 21 137.0 143 33 55 12 .257 98 9.4 2.2 0.8 3.6 51% .280 .267 1.28 3.60 3.55
1964 CIN MLB 34 25 195.7 181 49 78 16 .260 103 8.3 2.3 0.7 3.6 54% .251 .247 1.18 3.88 3.04
1965 SLN MLB 32 17 124.3 148 33 39 20 .260 105 10.7 2.4 1.4 2.8 54% .284 .292 1.46 5.06 5.79
1966 PIT MLB 10 0 19.7 16 4 5 0 .245 103 7.3 1.8 0.0 2.3 56% .242 .189 1.02 2.77 1.37

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Last Update: 12/31/2014 23:59 ET

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