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Career Summary
Years PA AVG OBP SLG TAv WARP
11 1423 .230 .286 .330 .234 0.3
Birth Date6-8-1954
Height5' 9"
Weight160 lbs
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WARP Summary

Standard

YEAR TEAM AGE G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB BB SO HBP SF SH RBI SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP
1977 MIL 23 53 169 154 13 25 2 0 2 33 9 22 0 0 6 12 1 3 .162 .209 .214 .174 -11.5 -0.6 -1.2
1978 MIL 24 30 86 78 8 15 4 0 0 19 8 11 0 0 0 3 1 0 .192 .267 .244 .193 -5.8 -1.6 -0.8
1979 MIL 25 4 14 14 1 7 2 0 0 9 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .643 .400 2.7 -0.2 0.3
1980 BAL 26 43 90 83 12 16 3 2 1 26 6 10 0 1 0 9 2 1 .193 .244 .313 .208 -2.4 1.8 -0.1
1981 BAL 27 61 164 150 19 34 4 0 5 53 11 18 1 1 1 15 4 0 .227 .282 .353 .246 1.3 1.2 0.3
1982 BAL 28 136 389 343 40 89 18 1 6 127 30 39 4 4 8 31 7 4 .259 .323 .370 .262 10.3 2.7 1.4
1983 BAL 29 66 152 134 23 34 7 0 3 50 16 17 1 0 1 12 8 4 .254 .338 .373 .265 4.3 -1.7 0.3
1984 BAL 30 81 168 157 23 30 1 0 3 40 6 15 0 0 5 11 4 1 .191 .221 .255 .178 -7.3 5.9 -0.1
1985 BAL 31 55 105 97 15 22 3 0 3 34 6 15 1 0 1 6 3 2 .227 .279 .351 .248 0.7 -1.8 -0.1
1986 OAK 32 17 38 34 4 12 2 0 0 14 3 6 0 1 0 5 0 1 .353 .395 .412 .320 2.9 1.1 0.4
1987 NYA 33 19 48 45 5 12 0 1 2 20 2 4 1 0 0 4 0 1 .267 .312 .444 .248 1.1 0.2 0.1
Career56514231289163296464254259715887221093017.230.286.330.234-3.86.90.3

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 PA TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ FRAA BRR BVORP BWARP VORP WARP
1977 MIL MLB 53 169 .174 .265 .325 .401 .260 .177 101 -15 4.7 -0.2 -0.6 0.6 -11.5 -1.2 -11.5 -1.2
1978 MIL MLB 30 86 .193 .267 .332 .403 .271 .224 99 -5.5 2.2 -0.1 -1.6 -0.7 -5.8 -0.8 -5.8 -0.8
1978 SPO AAA 45 177 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .296 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1979 MIL MLB 4 14 .400 .286 .335 .439 .271 .538 102 2 0.4 0 -0.2 0.3 2.7 0.3 2.7 0.3
1979 VAN AAA 118 492 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .320 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1980 BAL MLB 43 90 .208 .269 .324 .401 .262 .205 98 -4.6 2.4 -0.1 1.8 -1.1 -2.4 -0.1 -2.4 -0.1
1980 ROC AAA 26 104 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .341 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1981 BAL MLB 61 164 .246 .247 .313 .352 .258 .227 94 -2.1 4.1 1.3 1.2 -1.2 1.3 0.3 1.3 0.3
1982 BAL MLB 136 389 .262 .270 .330 .414 .270 .275 98 0.8 10.5 2 2.7 -0.5 10.3 1.4 10.3 1.4
1983 BAL MLB 66 152 .265 .265 .322 .396 .262 .272 97 0.7 4.1 -0.2 -1.7 0.3 4.3 0.3 4.3 0.3
1984 BAL MLB 81 168 .178 .263 .325 .400 .266 .194 95 -13.7 4.5 -0.2 5.9 1.3 -7.3 -0.1 -7.3 -0.1
1985 BAL MLB 55 105 .248 .266 .328 .410 .272 .241 98 -1.3 2.9 -0.1 -1.8 -1.0 0.7 -0.1 0.7 -0.1
1985 ROC AAA 16 60 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .250 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1986 OAK MLB 17 38 .320 .258 .323 .412 .264 .414 93 2.3 1.1 0 1.1 -1.0 2.9 0.4 2.9 0.4
1986 TAC AAA 110 458 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .334 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1987 NYA MLB 19 48 .248 .268 .323 .433 .265 .256 99 -0.6 1.4 0.1 0.2 -0.1 1.1 0.1 1.1 0.1
1987 COH AAA 8 21 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .333 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO TAv VORP FRAA WARP
1977 MIL MLB 169 13 25 2 0 2 12 9 22 1 3 .162 .209 .214 .052 .174 -11.5 -0.6 -1.2
1978 SPO AAA 177 24 42 14 3 0 20 15 15 4 2 .269 .343 .397 .128 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1978 MIL MLB 86 8 15 4 0 0 3 8 11 1 0 .192 .267 .244 .051 .193 -5.8 -1.6 -0.8
1979 VAN AAA 492 59 136 21 3 6 64 30 43 16 7 .300 .346 .399 .099 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1979 MIL MLB 14 1 7 2 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .643 .143 .400 2.7 -0.2 0.3
1980 BAL MLB 90 12 16 3 2 1 9 6 10 2 1 .193 .244 .313 .120 .208 -2.4 1.8 -0.1
1980 ROC AAA 104 19 32 6 1 3 8 7 8 5 0 .344 .385 .527 .183 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1981 BAL MLB 164 19 34 4 0 5 15 11 18 4 0 .227 .282 .353 .127 .246 1.3 1.2 0.3
1982 BAL MLB 389 40 89 18 1 6 31 30 39 7 4 .259 .323 .370 .111 .262 10.3 2.7 1.4
1983 BAL MLB 152 23 34 7 0 3 12 16 17 8 4 .254 .338 .373 .119 .265 4.3 -1.7 0.3
1984 BAL MLB 168 23 30 1 0 3 11 6 15 4 1 .191 .221 .255 .064 .178 -7.3 5.9 -0.1
1985 ROC AAA 60 7 12 1 0 0 2 4 8 0 0 .214 .267 .232 .018 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1985 BAL MLB 105 15 22 3 0 3 6 6 15 3 2 .227 .279 .351 .124 .248 0.7 -1.8 -0.1
1986 TAC AAA 458 66 125 27 3 2 48 52 30 11 0 .313 .394 .411 .098 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1986 OAK MLB 38 4 12 2 0 0 5 3 6 0 1 .353 .395 .412 .059 .320 2.9 1.1 0.4
1987 NYA MLB 48 5 12 0 1 2 4 2 4 0 1 .267 .312 .444 .178 .248 1.1 0.2 0.1
1987 COH AAA 21 1 5 0 0 0 1 3 2 0 0 .312 .400 .312 .000 .000 0.0 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

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This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: May 6-9, 2007Christina Kahrl2007-05-10
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: April 26- May 4, 2005Christina Kahrl2005-05-09


BP Chats

DateQuestionAnswer
2008-05-28 13:00:00 (link to chat)Emergency Catcher? I laugh! You can have Lenn Sakata catch, and have Tippy Martinez pick off 3 baserunners!
(Earl Weaver from Retirement)
As Casey Stengel once said, "They say you can't do it, but sometimes it doesn't always work." (Steven Goldman)


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