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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
5 259.7 17 15 7 179 4.64 1.7
Birth Date6-19-1975
Height6' 3"
Weight175 lbs
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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
1999 DET 24 1 0 1.3 0.0 1.3 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 3 4 2 0 3 0 0 1 0 13.50 5.45 7.19 -0.3 -0.0
2001 BAL 26 46 18 132.0 102.3 29.7 9 10 6 5 9 0 593 142 75 72 15 223 55 54 11 95 4.91 4.64 4.87 10.9 1.2
2002 BAL 27 66 0 75.0 0.0 75.0 5 4 1 3 0 0 334 79 34 28 5 106 32 29 4 51 3.36 4.01 4.19 10.9 1.1
2003 BAL 28 26 0 39.3 0.0 39.3 3 1 0 0 0 0 174 41 26 25 7 68 16 14 7 26 5.72 5.84 7.21 -5.2 -0.5
2004 PIT 29 9 0 12.0 0.0 12.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 56 12 7 7 0 15 9 9 2 7 5.25 4.54 4.87 -0.2 0.0
Career14818259.7102.3157.317157890116527714613427415112106251794.644.645.0216.11.7

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
1993 BRI Rk 10 2 26.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1994 BRI Rk 4 4 20.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1995 FAY A 17 15 80.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1996 LAK A+ 23 22 149.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1997 JAX AA 26 26 149.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .319 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1998 JAX AA 12 2 24.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1998 TOL AAA 39 0 54.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1999 DET MLB 1 0 1.3 7.19 64 .493 .268 .329 .396 .243 .429 100 -0.3 -0.0 -0.3 -0.0
1999 TOL AAA 31 12 92.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 CHT AA 5 5 32.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 LOU AAA 25 20 124.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 Est Wnt 11 1 51.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2001 BAL MLB 46 18 132.0 4.87 93 .281 .265 .329 .424 .262 .305 93 8.7 0.9 10.9 1.2
2001 Est Wnt 5 0 20.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 BAL MLB 66 0 75.0 4.19 111 .262 .261 .328 .414 .262 .306 97 10.9 1.1 10.9 1.1
2003 BAL MLB 26 0 39.3 7.21 51 .276 .266 .330 .430 .262 .288 98 -5.2 -0.5 -5.2 -0.5
2003 agu Wnt 3 0 4.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 PIT MLB 9 0 12.0 4.87 82 .304 .246 .315 .389 .247 .316 88 -0.0 -0.0 -0.2 0.0
2004 NAS AAA 35 0 38.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .336 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 CMP mex 29 0 38.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 -.667 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2006 CMP mex 11 0 11.1 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .351 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

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
1993 BRI Rk 2 3 1 10 2 26.0 24 11 23 0 0% .000 8.3 3.8 0.0 8.0 1.35 1.38 0.0 0.0
1994 BRI Rk 1 2 0 4 4 20.7 9 8 17 1 0% .000 3.9 3.5 0.4 7.4 0.82 3.91 0.0 0.0
1995 FAY A 6 3 0 17 15 80.0 72 40 52 2 0% .000 8.1 4.5 0.2 5.8 1.40 2.70 0.0 0.0
1996 LAK A+ 9 7 0 23 22 149.3 133 69 105 5 0% .000 8.0 4.2 0.3 6.3 1.35 2.89 0.0 0.0
1997 JAX AA 6 15 0 26 26 149.0 181 64 86 18 0% .319 10.9 3.9 1.1 5.2 1.64 6.28 0.0 0.0
1998 TOL AAA 3 3 2 39 0 54.7 63 28 40 4 0% .000 10.4 4.6 0.7 6.6 1.66 4.61 0.0 0.0
1998 JAX AA 3 1 0 12 2 24.7 21 10 15 0 0% .000 7.7 3.6 0.0 5.5 1.26 2.19 0.0 0.0
1999 DET MLB 0 0 0 1 0 1.3 3 0 0 0 57% .429 20.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.25 13.50 -0.3 -0.0
1999 TOL AAA 5 8 0 31 12 92.0 112 59 52 10 0% .000 11.0 5.8 1.0 5.1 1.86 6.26 0.0 0.0
2000 LOU AAA 7 8 0 25 20 124.0 138 55 66 19 0% .000 10.0 4.0 1.4 4.8 1.56 5.66 0.0 0.0
2000 CHT AA 4 0 0 5 5 32.3 33 13 28 0 0% .000 9.2 3.6 0.0 7.8 1.42 3.07 0.0 0.0
2000 Est Wnt 6 2 0 11 1 51.7 40 18 32 0 0% .000 7.0 3.1 0.0 5.6 1.12 2.44 0.0 0.0
2001 BAL MLB 9 10 6 46 18 132.0 142 55 95 15 55% .305 9.7 3.8 1.0 6.5 1.49 4.91 10.9 1.2
2001 Est Wnt 2 1 0 5 0 20.0 20 7 17 0 0% .000 9.0 3.1 0.0 7.7 1.35 4.05 0.0 0.0
2002 BAL MLB 5 4 1 66 0 75.0 79 32 51 5 55% .306 9.5 3.8 0.6 6.1 1.48 3.36 10.9 1.1
2003 BAL MLB 3 1 0 26 0 39.3 41 16 26 7 54% .288 9.4 3.7 1.6 5.9 1.45 5.72 -5.2 -0.5
2003 agu Wnt 1 0 0 3 0 4.0 3 1 1 0 0% .000 6.8 2.2 0.0 2.2 1.00 2.25 0.0 0.0
2004 PIT MLB 0 0 0 9 0 12.0 12 9 7 0 26% .316 9.0 6.8 0.0 5.2 1.75 5.25 -0.2 0.0
2004 NAS AAA 6 3 5 35 0 38.3 45 13 32 5 0% .336 10.6 3.1 1.2 7.5 1.51 5.87 0.0 0.0
2005 CMP mex 1 3 0 29 0 38.7 34 6 43 0 0% -.667 7.9 1.4 0.0 10.0 1.03 1.86 0.0 0.0
2006 CMP mex 0 2 3 11 0 11.1 17 7 10 4 0% .351 13.8 5.7 3.2 8.1 2.16 8.92 0.0 0.0

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
2003-06-28 2003-09-28 60-DL 92 85 Right Elbow Sprain Partial Ulnar Collateral Ligament Tear -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2003 BAL $3,500,000
2002 BAL $260,000
2001 BAL $200,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
3 yrPrevious$3,960,000
3 yrTotal$3,960,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
2 y 5 d

Details
  • sent outright to Triple-A 8/04 designated for assignment 8/04 signed as a free agent from BAL 2/04 (minor-league contract) sent outright to Triple-A 10/03
  • 1 year/$3.5M (03)
  • 1 year/$0.26M (02)

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BP Articles

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessAim For The Head: Five More Reasons to Hate the HoldKeith Woolner2006-02-02
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: August 17-23, 2004Christina Kahrl2004-08-24
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: July 6-8Christina Kahrl2004-07-10
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 29-31, 2004Christina Kahrl2004-04-03
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: February 17-19, 2004Christina Kahrl2004-02-20
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: October 13-November 19Christina Kahrl2003-11-25
Prospectus Triple Play: Baltimore Orioles, Colorado Rockies, New York MetsBaseball Prospectus2003-10-23
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: August 1-4Christina Kahrl2003-08-06
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: June 26-30, 2003Christina Kahrl2003-07-02
This article requires BP Premium accessUnder The Knife: ProgressWill Carroll2003-06-30
Prospectus Triple Play: Baltimore Orioles, Colorado Rockies, New York MetsBaseball Prospectus2003-05-21
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: AL East PreviewJoe Sheehan2003-03-27
The Week in Quotes: September 9-15Derek Zumsteg2002-09-16
Prospectus Feature: Aim for the Head: Dropping the Worst StartsKeith Woolner2002-05-03
2001 Internet Baseball Awards Results: Your Choices for the League's Top HonorsGreg Spira2001-11-09


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