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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
20 1187.7 87 70 33 1152 4.08 15.9
Birth Date10-24-1969
Height6' 2"
Weight220 lbs
BatsL
ThrowsL
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
1991 BAL 21 8 8 36.0 36.0 0.0 0 3 0 0 2 0 174 47 35 32 4 69 23 23 0 23 8.00 4.99 6.54 -2.9 -0.3
1992 BAL 22 15 15 94.3 94.3 0.0 7 5 0 0 10 1 394 87 39 38 6 133 38 36 1 77 3.63 3.23 3.49 15.6 1.7
1993 BAL 23 17 17 85.7 85.7 0.0 5 6 0 0 2 0 387 91 62 62 16 169 49 48 1 49 6.51 6.04 6.92 -5.7 -0.6
1994 BAL 24 10 10 52.7 52.7 0.0 3 5 0 0 2 0 238 51 34 34 8 88 30 29 2 47 5.81 5.21 5.88 4.1 0.4
1995 BAL 25 19 9 75.3 44.0 31.3 2 5 0 1 3 0 336 68 53 52 13 121 48 47 0 77 6.21 5.25 5.73 5.7 0.6
1996 BAL 26 28 2 53.0 9.3 43.7 9 1 1 1 0 0 224 48 28 24 6 75 23 20 0 62 4.08 3.68 3.95 12.8 1.2
1997 BAL 27 53 0 95.3 0.0 95.3 10 3 1 5 0 0 378 75 32 32 9 120 26 21 4 102 3.02 3.18 3.50 19.4 2.1
1998 BAL 28 45 0 77.0 0.0 77.0 4 4 4 5 0 0 321 65 30 30 8 103 34 32 1 83 3.51 3.78 3.47 17.5 1.6
1999 BAL 29 43 0 53.0 0.0 53.0 3 4 3 4 0 0 244 43 37 32 9 76 45 39 0 59 5.43 5.73 6.40 -2.4 -0.2
2000 SEA 30 72 0 69.3 0.0 69.3 5 8 0 8 0 0 281 51 34 33 6 79 29 26 0 77 4.28 3.38 3.78 11.6 1.1
2001 SEA 31 71 0 68.0 0.0 68.0 8 0 3 5 0 0 258 46 14 13 5 68 12 12 1 83 1.72 2.19 2.55 17.6 1.8
2002 SEA 32 66 0 69.7 0.0 69.7 10 4 2 5 0 0 257 45 18 18 4 66 13 12 0 81 2.33 2.04 2.85 17.5 1.8
2003 SEA 33 67 0 54.0 0.0 54.0 3 3 3 5 0 0 228 53 25 25 4 77 18 16 1 48 4.17 3.33 4.22 7.6 0.7
2004 OAK 34 37 0 38.7 0.0 38.7 3 3 9 5 0 0 182 46 23 22 9 83 21 17 0 34 5.12 6.05 4.95 4.4 0.4
2005 CLE 35 47 0 43.3 0.0 43.3 3 1 0 3 0 0 175 33 13 10 2 43 12 10 1 43 2.08 2.57 2.84 11.6 1.2
2006 PHI 36 55 0 45.7 0.0 45.7 0 5 4 3 0 0 214 47 27 27 2 69 30 23 2 48 5.32 3.68 3.91 7.3 0.7
2008 FLO 38 25 0 13.3 0.0 13.3 2 0 1 1 0 0 54 11 1 1 0 13 3 1 0 14 0.68 1.68 1.94 4.2 0.4
2008 SEA 38 36 0 22.0 0.0 22.0 2 1 1 3 0 0 92 17 8 7 0 19 13 11 0 26 2.86 2.57 3.30 3.9 0.4
2009 CIN 39 66 0 53.3 0.0 53.3 1 1 0 4 0 0 215 37 16 15 3 56 20 17 1 48 2.53 3.17 3.84 6.7 0.6
2010 CIN 40 69 0 55.0 0.0 55.0 4 4 0 3 0 0 217 38 14 14 4 60 18 18 1 50 2.29 3.27 2.88 7.7 0.8
2011 SLN 41 19 0 8.7 0.0 8.7 0 1 0 4 0 0 33 6 4 4 2 14 3 3 0 6 4.15 5.65 7.48 -2.8 -0.3
2011 TEX 41 32 0 24.3 0.0 24.3 3 3 1 2 0 0 105 28 13 13 6 53 8 7 0 15 4.81 6.02 6.26 -2.1 -0.3
Career900611187.7322.0865.7877033671915007103356053812616545164681611524.083.884.28159.415.9

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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
1988 BLU Rk 11 7 35.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1989 ERI A- 5 5 31.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1989 FRD A+ 7 6 24.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1990 FRD A+ 13 13 80.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1990 HAG AA 12 12 72.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1991 BAL MLB 8 8 36.0 6.54 55 .322 .258 .316 .379 .254 .347 100 -2.9 -0.3 -2.9 -0.3
1991 HAG AA 19 19 106.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1992 BAL MLB 15 15 94.3 3.49 118 .253 .263 .322 .392 .263 .299 98 15.6 1.7 15.6 1.7
1992 ROC AAA 17 17 101.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1993 BAL MLB 17 17 85.7 6.92 57 .296 .270 .339 .418 .266 .276 102 -5.7 -0.6 -5.7 -0.6
1993 ROC AAA 6 6 26.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1994 BAL MLB 10 10 52.7 5.88 89 .271 .270 .336 .440 .264 .285 101 4.1 0.4 4.1 0.4
1994 FRD A+ 1 1 5.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1994 ROC AAA 15 15 90.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1995 BAL MLB 19 9 75.3 5.73 87 .269 .275 .344 .429 .267 .278 99 5.7 0.6 5.7 0.6
1995 ROC AAA 4 4 30.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1996 BAL MLB 28 2 53.0 3.95 125 .243 .276 .345 .429 .265 .316 97 12.8 1.2 12.8 1.2
1997 BAL MLB 53 0 95.3 3.50 126 .222 .274 .342 .439 .267 .278 95 19.5 1.9 19.4 2.1
1998 BAL MLB 45 0 77.0 3.47 128 .241 .272 .337 .427 .264 .292 95 17.2 1.7 17.5 1.6
1998 ROC AAA 1 1 2.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1999 BAL MLB 43 0 53.0 6.40 77 .260 .269 .342 .432 .261 .260 98 -2.4 -0.2 -2.4 -0.2
2000 SEA MLB 72 0 69.3 3.78 120 .211 .273 .346 .448 .265 .266 89 11.6 1.1 11.6 1.1
2001 SEA MLB 71 0 68.0 2.55 145 .183 .266 .336 .436 .265 .261 95 18.6 1.8 17.6 1.8
2002 SEA MLB 66 0 69.7 2.85 137 .172 .272 .341 .452 .273 .258 93 17.5 1.8 17.5 1.8
2003 SEA MLB 67 0 54.0 4.22 111 .241 .268 .339 .440 .270 .312 96 7.6 0.7 7.6 0.7
2004 OAK MLB 37 0 38.7 4.95 105 .297 .267 .335 .429 .260 .314 103 4.4 0.4 4.4 0.4
2004 SAC AAA 2 2 2.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 CLE MLB 47 0 43.3 2.84 139 .198 .260 .326 .414 .259 .265 99 11.6 1.2 11.6 1.2
2005 AKR AA 1 1 1.0 4.61 96 -.002 .266 .340 .395 .265 .000 96 0.3 0.0 0.3 0.0
2006 PHI MLB 55 0 45.7 3.91 118 .260 .270 .341 .448 .271 .344 97 7.3 0.7 7.3 0.7
2008 FLO MLB 25 0 13.3 1.94 157 .192 .273 .344 .447 .276 .297 96 4.2 0.4 4.2 0.4
2008 SEA MLB 36 0 22.0 3.30 129 .216 .269 .342 .428 .267 .321 98 3.9 0.4 3.9 0.4
2008 WTN AA 1 1 0.3 3.65 130 .458 .325 .391 .456 .288 1.000 111 0.5 0.0 0.5 0.0
2009 CIN MLB 66 0 53.3 3.84 113 .212 .268 .344 .431 .272 .238 97 6.7 0.7 6.7 0.6
2010 CIN MLB 69 0 55.0 2.88 132 .213 .259 .328 .398 .267 .236 96 7.7 0.8 7.7 0.8
2011 SLN MLB 19 0 8.7 7.48 6 .275 .269 .336 .424 .276 .182 93 -2.8 -0.3 -2.8 -0.3
2011 TEX MLB 32 0 24.3 6.26 78 .284 .256 .325 .408 .264 .289 115 -1.9 -0.2 -2.1 -0.3

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
1988 BLU Rk 3 4 0 11 7 35.3 29 15 44 1 0% .000 7.4 3.8 0.3 11.2 1.25 3.31 0.0 0.0
1989 FRD A+ 2 2 0 7 6 24.3 19 19 28 2 0% .000 7.0 7.0 0.7 10.4 1.56 5.19 0.0 0.0
1989 ERI A- 2 0 0 5 5 31.0 13 10 45 1 0% .000 3.8 2.9 0.3 13.1 0.74 1.16 0.0 0.0
1990 HAG AA 3 4 0 12 12 72.3 62 39 60 3 0% .000 7.7 4.9 0.4 7.5 1.40 3.73 0.0 0.0
1990 FRD A+ 4 6 0 13 13 80.7 62 21 103 6 0% .000 6.9 2.3 0.7 11.5 1.03 2.12 0.0 0.0
1991 BAL MLB 0 3 0 8 8 36.0 47 23 23 4 41% .347 11.8 5.8 1.0 5.8 1.94 8.00 -2.9 -0.3
1991 HAG AA 7 4 0 19 19 106.7 73 47 115 2 0% .000 6.2 4.0 0.2 9.7 1.12 2.70 0.0 0.0
1992 BAL MLB 7 5 0 15 15 94.3 87 38 77 6 40% .299 8.3 3.6 0.6 7.3 1.33 3.63 15.6 1.7
1992 ROC AAA 6 6 0 17 17 101.7 84 46 115 7 0% .000 7.4 4.1 0.6 10.2 1.28 3.72 0.0 0.0
1993 BAL MLB 5 6 0 17 17 85.7 91 49 49 16 36% .276 9.6 5.1 1.7 5.1 1.63 6.51 -5.7 -0.6
1993 ROC AAA 1 1 0 6 6 26.7 26 15 33 5 0% .000 8.8 5.1 1.7 11.1 1.54 4.04 0.0 0.0
1994 BAL MLB 3 5 0 10 10 52.7 51 30 47 8 38% .285 8.7 5.1 1.4 8.0 1.54 5.81 4.1 0.4
1994 ROC AAA 7 5 0 15 15 90.3 70 34 86 7 0% .000 7.0 3.4 0.7 8.6 1.15 2.79 0.0 0.0
1994 FRD A+ 0 0 0 1 1 5.0 3 0 7 0 0% .000 5.4 0.0 0.0 12.6 0.60 0.00 0.0 0.0
1995 BAL MLB 2 5 0 19 9 75.3 68 48 77 13 42% .278 8.1 5.7 1.6 9.2 1.54 6.21 5.7 0.6
1995 ROC AAA 2 1 0 4 4 30.0 27 8 33 2 0% .000 8.1 2.4 0.6 9.9 1.17 2.70 0.0 0.0
1996 BAL MLB 9 1 1 28 2 53.0 48 23 62 6 45% .316 8.2 3.9 1.0 10.5 1.34 4.08 12.8 1.2
1997 BAL MLB 10 3 1 53 0 95.3 75 26 102 9 43% .278 7.1 2.5 0.8 9.6 1.06 3.02 19.4 2.1
1998 BAL MLB 4 4 4 45 0 77.0 65 34 83 8 43% .292 7.6 4.0 0.9 9.7 1.29 3.51 17.5 1.6
1998 ROC AAA 0 0 0 1 1 2.0 3 1 1 0 0% .000 13.5 4.5 0.0 4.5 2.00 4.50 0.0 0.0
1999 BAL MLB 3 4 3 43 0 53.0 43 45 59 9 42% .260 7.3 7.6 1.5 10.0 1.66 5.43 -2.4 -0.2
2000 SEA MLB 5 8 0 72 0 69.3 51 29 77 6 49% .266 6.6 3.8 0.8 10.0 1.15 4.28 11.6 1.1
2001 SEA MLB 8 0 3 71 0 68.0 46 12 83 5 53% .261 6.1 1.6 0.7 11.0 0.85 1.72 17.6 1.8
2002 SEA MLB 10 4 2 66 0 69.7 45 13 81 4 53% .258 5.8 1.7 0.5 10.5 0.83 2.33 17.5 1.8
2003 SEA MLB 3 3 3 67 0 54.0 53 18 48 4 47% .312 8.8 3.0 0.7 8.0 1.31 4.17 7.6 0.7
2004 SAC AAA 0 0 0 2 2 2.0 0 1 3 0 0% .000 0.0 4.5 0.0 13.5 0.50 0.00 0.0 0.0
2004 OAK MLB 3 3 9 37 0 38.7 46 21 34 9 43% .314 10.7 4.9 2.1 7.9 1.73 5.12 4.4 0.4
2005 AKR AA 0 0 0 1 1 1.0 0 0 0 0 67% .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.00 0.00 0.3 0.0
2005 CLE MLB 3 1 0 47 0 43.3 33 12 43 2 43% .265 6.9 2.5 0.4 8.9 1.04 2.08 11.6 1.2
2006 PHI MLB 0 5 4 55 0 45.7 47 30 48 2 39% .344 9.3 5.9 0.4 9.5 1.69 5.32 7.3 0.7
2008 SEA MLB 2 1 1 36 0 22.0 17 13 26 0 32% .321 7.0 5.3 0.0 10.6 1.36 2.86 3.9 0.4
2008 FLO MLB 2 0 1 25 0 13.3 11 3 14 0 27% .297 7.4 2.0 0.0 9.4 1.05 0.68 4.2 0.4
2008 WTN AA 0 1 0 1 1 0.3 2 1 1 0 50% 1.000 60.0 30.0 0.0 30.0 10.00 30.00 0.5 0.0
2009 CIN MLB 1 1 0 66 0 53.3 37 20 48 3 44% .238 6.2 3.4 0.5 8.1 1.07 2.53 6.7 0.6
2010 CIN MLB 4 4 0 69 0 55.0 38 18 50 4 39% .236 6.2 2.9 0.7 8.2 1.02 2.29 7.7 0.8
2011 TEX MLB 3 3 1 32 0 24.3 28 8 15 6 33% .289 10.4 3.0 2.2 5.5 1.48 4.81 -2.1 -0.3
2011 SLN MLB 0 1 0 19 0 8.7 6 3 6 2 50% .182 6.2 3.1 2.1 6.2 1.04 4.15 -2.8 -0.3

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 549 0.5373 0.4791 0.7605 0.6068 0.3307 0.8547 0.5595 0.2395
2009 845 0.5266 0.4905 0.7826 0.6562 0.3050 0.8767 0.5574 0.2174
2010 881 0.4904 0.4756 0.7613 0.6806 0.2784 0.8673 0.5120 0.2339
2011 527 0.5218 0.4497 0.8608 0.6364 0.2460 0.9143 0.7097 0.1392
Career28020.51640.47590.78630.65050.29060.87650.57220.2122

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2011-03-26 2011-03-31 Camp 5 0 Left Wrist Inflammation Tendonitis -
2010-06-09 2010-06-10 DTD 1 1 Right Foot Soreness -
2009-10-01 2009-10-05 DTD 4 4 Left Fracture Big Toe -
2007-04-01 2007-09-30 60-DL 182 161 Left Elbow Surgery Tommy John Surgery 2007-03-31
2006-09-09 2006-10-01 DTD 22 20 Left Elbow Strain Flexor Tendon -
2006-09-07 2006-09-09 DTD 2 2 Left Shoulder Soreness -
2005-08-12 2005-09-02 15-DL 21 18 Right Knee Inflammation -
2004-06-28 2004-08-18 15-DL 51 45 Low Back Strain -
2003-07-24 2003-07-28 DTD 4 4 Ankle Sprain -
1998-07-05 1998-08-18 15-DL 44 37 Left Elbow Strain - -
1996-08-06 1996-09-27 15-DL 52 49 Left Shoulder Inflammation Tendonitis -
1996-07-02 1996-08-02 15-DL 31 27 Left Shoulder Inflammation - -
1995-08-25 1995-10-02 60-DL 38 34 Left Shoulder Surgery Labrum 1995-09-08 -
1994-05-02 1994-05-21 15-DL 19 14 Left Knee Inflammation Patellar Tendinitis - -
1993-05-10 1993-08-04 15-DL 86 77 Left Knee Surgery Loose Bodies 1993-05-22 -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2011 TEX $3,900,000
2010 CIN $2,000,000
2009 CIN $2,000,000
2007 SEA $1,000,000
2006 PHI $3,700,000
2005 CLE $3,700,000
2004 OAK $1,800,000
2003 SEA $3,500,000
2002 SEA $3,500,000
2001 SEA $3,250,000
2000 SEA $2,750,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
11 yrPrevious$31,100,000
11 yrTotal$31,100,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
19 y 16 dDan Horwits1 year/$3.9M (2011), plus 2012 option

Details
  • 1 year/$3.9M (2011), plus 2012 option. Signed by Texas as a free agent 1/3/11. 11:$3.9M, 12:$4M option. 2012 option guaranteed if Rhodes has 62 appearances in 2011 and is not on disabled list at end of 2011 season. DFA by Texas 8/2/11. Released 8/8/11. Signed by St. Louis as a free agent 8/12/11. (Cardinals pay pro-rated portion of Major League minimum salary.)
  • 2 years/$4M (2009-10). Signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 12/12/08. 09:$2M, 10:$2M.
  • 1 year (2008). Re-signed by Seattle as a free agent 1/15/08 (minor-league contract). Acquired by Florida in trade from Seattle 7/31/08.
  • 1 year (2007). Signed as a free agent 1/07 (minor-league contract, $1M in majors). Performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 60, 65, 70 games. Award bonuses. Contract purchased 4/07.
  • 3 years/$9.2M (2004-06). Signed by Oakland as a free agent 12/03. 04:$1.8M, 05:$2.6M, 06:$4.8M. $0.8M in performance bonuses. Acquired by Pittsburgh in trade from Oakland 11/04 (Oakland to pay $1M each of 2005 & 2006 salaries). Acquired by Cleveland in trade from Pittsburgh 12/04 (Pirates pay portion of 2006 salary). Acquired by Philadelphia in trade from Cleveland 1/06.
  • 4 years/$13.5M (2000-03). Signed by Seattle as a free agent 1/00. $1M signing bonus. 00:$2.5M, 01:$3M, 02:$3.5M, 03:$3.5M. Up to $0.5M annually in performance bonuses.
  • Drafted by Baltimore 1988 (2-34).

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BP Chats

DateQuestionAnswer
2011-04-25 13:00:00 (link to chat)With Neftali Feliz hurt and the Rangers' bullpen in supposed shambles, would it be a good time to take a flier on Cody Eppley?
(jhardman from Apex - The Peak of Good Living)
I get the sense Texas will deal with Arthur Rhodes in the role in the short-term, but keeping an eye on Eppley is probably in your best interests in AL-only leagues. (Marc Normandin)
2011-03-02 13:00:00 (link to chat)Who closes if Feliz starts?
(johnklein from northeast)
I'm convinced they'd make a trade of some sort to add a right-handed veteran, because I guess I'm more than a little doubtful they'd go old (Arthur Rhodes or Darren Oliver) or young (Derek Holland) from what's effectively a list made up of lefties, at least as far as their best internal options. (Christina Kahrl)
2010-12-14 13:00:00 (link to chat)Am I crazy to think that the Twins can put together a darn good bullpen even with losing Crain, Guerrier, Rauch, and Fuentes (assuming they all leave)? I think it's very funny that Twins fans complain that Jose Mijares is inconsistent but also worry that Crain will leave; call for Anthony Slama and Rob Delaney for nearly two years, but now fear the bullpen will be awful when they might get a chance; and don't trust any low-cost options when a guy like Guerrier was originally claimed off waivers. If the Twins can sort through the many options, they could piece together a very effective group. That being said, any established relievers you would recommed for relatively cheap?
(russadams from St. Paul)
You're not crazy, and you can find the next Matt Guerrier. I think Grant Balfour's worth getting, and Arthur Rhodes and Chan Ho Park or even Kevin Gregg are names worth spending seven figures for. Kerry Wood, Dan Wheeler, an NRI for Justin Duchscherer... it's still a buyer's market as far as finding relief help, given the multiplicity of alternatives. (Christina Kahrl)
2010-10-14 13:00:00 (link to chat)I felt old when I compiled this list in April. Tweleve 2010 MLB players were older than me. How many will be back next year? 1 Jamie Moyer -- Phillies --18-Nov-62 2 Tim Wakefield -- Red Sox --2-Aug-66 3 Omar Vizquel -- White Sox --24-Apr-67 4 Trevor Hoffman -- Brewers -- 13-Oct-67 5 Matt Stairs -- Padres -- 27-Feb-68 6 Brad Ausmus -- Dodgers -- 14-Apr-69 7 Arthur Rhodes -- Reds -- 24-Oct-69 8 Ken Griffey Jr. -- Mariners -- 21-Nov-69 9 Mariano Rivera-- Yankees -- 29-Nov-69 10 Takashi Saito -- Braves -- 14-Feb-70 11 Jim Edmonds -- Brewers -- 27-Jun-70 12 Mark Grudzielanek -- Indians -- 30-Jun-70
(ted from the cubicle)
Most of them, I think. Next year is Wakefield's last season though. Matt Stairs wants to come back for one more year, at least. Arthur Rhodes is a reliever, so he'll pitch until he can't. (Marc Normandin)


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, Arthur Rhodes threw 2,852 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2008 and 2011, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, the MLB Postseason and Spring Training. In 2011, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (90mph) and Slider (81mph). He also rarely threw a Change (85mph).