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Career Summary
Years PA AVG OBP SLG TAv WARP
15 5246 .272 .308 .334 .227 15.5
Birth Date10-5-1967
Height5' 10"
Weight180 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
1991 CHN 23 13 27 23 1 6 0 0 0 6 4 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 .261 .370 .261 .254 -0.1 -0.0 -0.0
1992 CHN 24 74 275 255 24 64 14 3 1 87 10 17 3 2 5 19 2 1 .251 .285 .341 .236 7.3 -3.4 0.4
1993 CHN 25 105 373 344 35 97 11 2 0 112 15 22 3 2 9 28 1 1 .282 .316 .326 .233 10.5 10.9 2.2
1994 CHN 26 96 323 291 26 83 13 1 0 98 20 29 7 1 4 24 2 5 .285 .345 .337 .246 5.4 13.8 1.9
1995 CHN 27 114 453 428 57 119 22 2 3 154 14 48 1 2 8 27 6 4 .278 .301 .360 .228 0.2 17.8 1.7
1996 CHN 28 95 324 289 28 61 9 0 1 73 22 42 3 2 8 12 7 1 .211 .272 .253 .203 -3.3 17.4 1.3
1997 CHN 29 97 220 205 14 51 9 0 1 63 11 26 0 0 4 12 4 2 .249 .287 .307 .203 -5.0 -2.8 -0.8
1997 NYA 29 38 150 138 21 43 12 0 1 58 5 21 1 1 5 15 0 4 .312 .338 .420 .279 9.2 1.3 1.0
1998 SFN 30 109 339 316 44 90 14 2 2 114 16 47 4 2 1 30 0 0 .285 .325 .361 .238 7.9 6.6 1.4
1999 KCA 31 134 518 479 66 141 18 6 2 177 22 48 4 3 10 56 11 5 .294 .329 .370 .235 8.9 24.7 3.2
2000 KCA 32 143 555 509 68 139 18 2 1 164 28 55 4 3 11 38 7 3 .273 .314 .322 .213 -7.1 21.5 1.3
2001 ATL 33 49 163 154 10 35 4 1 0 41 4 15 0 1 4 9 2 0 .227 .245 .266 .184 -6.9 4.3 -0.3
2001 KCA 33 100 416 390 46 118 14 5 0 142 11 34 2 4 9 28 9 1 .303 .322 .364 .234 9.2 13.7 2.3
2002 BOS 34 107 386 357 46 102 12 3 1 123 17 31 2 5 5 38 2 2 .286 .318 .345 .240 4.5 -3.5 0.1
2003 NYN 35 56 183 174 11 36 3 1 0 41 8 18 0 1 0 12 1 1 .207 .240 .236 .173 -11.1 0.7 -1.0
2003 SEA 35 46 186 170 22 50 5 1 0 57 8 21 2 2 4 11 1 0 .294 .330 .335 .243 5.7 1.2 0.7
2004 TBA 36 91 307 285 23 70 14 3 2 96 12 28 3 3 4 26 0 1 .246 .281 .337 .214 -5.5 5.6 0.0
2005 NYA 37 23 48 43 7 12 1 0 0 13 2 3 1 0 2 2 0 1 .279 .326 .302 .228 -0.1 0.2 0.0
Career1490524648505491317193321516192295084034933895532.272.308.334.22729.5130.015.5

Advanced

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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
1987 GAS A 50 187 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .234 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1987 BUT Rk 49 217 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .381 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1988 PCH A+ 128 462 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .324 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1989 OKL AAA 134 495 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .246 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1991 CHN MLB 13 27 .254 .241 .322 .373 .259 .300 107 -0.2 0.7 0.3 -0.0 -0.3 -0.1 -0.0 -0.1 -0.0
1991 IOW AAA 126 474 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .298 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1992 CHN MLB 74 275 .236 .253 .313 .370 .256 .264 102 -6.3 7.1 3.2 -3.4 1.7 7.3 0.4 7.3 0.4
1992 IOW AAA 20 81 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .342 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1993 CHN MLB 105 373 .233 .258 .316 .386 .252 .299 101 -10.6 10.7 4.8 10.9 2.6 10.5 2.2 10.5 2.2
1994 CHN MLB 96 323 .246 .269 .333 .425 .258 .316 96 -5.1 9.8 1.1 13.8 -0.4 5.4 1.9 5.4 1.9
1995 CHN MLB 114 453 .228 .262 .325 .405 .254 .306 103 -16.4 13.6 -0.5 17.8 3.2 0.2 1.7 0.2 1.7
1996 CHN MLB 95 324 .203 .264 .332 .411 .254 .242 103 -21.1 10.0 4.6 17.4 2.8 -3.3 1.3 -3.3 1.3
1996 IOW AAA 3 13 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .200 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1997 CHN MLB 97 220 .203 .264 .332 .413 .259 .281 101 -13.8 5.9 1.3 -2.8 1.4 -5.0 -0.8 -5.0 -0.8
1997 NYA MLB 38 150 .279 .264 .332 .419 .261 .359 96 3.2 4.1 -0.1 1.3 0.5 9.2 1.0 9.2 1.0
1998 SFN MLB 109 339 .238 .269 .333 .419 .261 .327 97 -8.2 8.8 3.2 6.6 2.2 7.9 1.4 7.9 1.4
1999 KCA MLB 134 518 .235 .275 .346 .440 .264 .322 101 -14.9 14.5 7.4 24.7 1.7 8.9 3.2 8.9 3.2
2000 KCA MLB 143 555 .213 .273 .344 .440 .263 .303 101 -30.7 15.7 8 21.5 2.5 -7.1 1.3 -7.1 1.3
2001 ATL MLB 49 163 .184 .260 .326 .417 .257 .250 95 -13.5 4.4 2.2 4.3 -0.8 -6.9 -0.3 -6.9 -0.3
2001 KCA MLB 100 416 .234 .265 .326 .420 .257 .328 104 -11.7 11.4 5.7 13.7 2.8 9.2 2.3 9.2 2.3
2002 BOS MLB 107 386 .240 .271 .336 .441 .272 .306 98 -8.1 10.3 -0.1 -3.5 2.1 4.5 0.1 4.5 0.1
2003 NYN MLB 56 183 .173 .262 .330 .424 .263 .229 97 -17.3 4.8 2 0.7 0.9 -11.1 -1.0 -11.1 -1.0
2003 SEA MLB 46 186 .243 .261 .328 .411 .258 .331 98 -3.4 5.1 2.5 1.2 2.3 5.7 0.7 5.7 0.7
2003 BIN AA 3 12 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .100 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 TBA MLB 91 307 .214 .269 .337 .427 .258 .264 101 -15.5 9.1 -0.2 5.6 0.3 -5.5 0.0 -5.5 0.0
2005 NYA MLB 23 48 .228 .265 .327 .420 .262 .300 100 -1.7 1.4 0.2 0.2 0.4 -0.1 0.0 -0.1 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
1987 BUT Rk 217 36 69 10 6 0 25 21 11 22 6 .365 .428 .481 .116 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1987 GAS A 187 19 35 1 2 1 10 22 17 6 3 .219 .316 .269 .050 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1988 PCH A+ 462 60 128 6 5 0 38 35 24 29 11 .306 .366 .344 .038 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1989 OKL AAA 495 38 104 10 4 1 39 21 50 4 4 .224 .258 .269 .045 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1991 IOW AAA 474 60 121 16 5 2 46 37 27 13 7 .290 .350 .367 .077 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1991 CHN MLB 27 1 6 0 0 0 2 4 3 0 0 .261 .370 .261 .000 .254 -0.1 -0.0 -0.0
1992 IOW AAA 81 12 26 3 0 0 3 4 1 6 3 .342 .370 .382 .039 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1992 CHN MLB 275 24 64 14 3 1 19 10 17 2 1 .251 .285 .341 .090 .236 7.3 -3.4 0.4
1993 CHN MLB 373 35 97 11 2 0 28 15 22 1 1 .282 .316 .326 .044 .233 10.5 10.9 2.2
1994 CHN MLB 323 26 83 13 1 0 24 20 29 2 5 .285 .345 .337 .052 .246 5.4 13.8 1.9
1995 CHN MLB 453 57 119 22 2 3 27 14 48 6 4 .278 .301 .360 .082 .228 0.2 17.8 1.7
1996 IOW AAA 13 2 2 0 0 0 1 1 2 2 0 .167 .231 .167 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1996 CHN MLB 324 28 61 9 0 1 12 22 42 7 1 .211 .272 .253 .042 .203 -3.3 17.4 1.3
1997 NYA MLB 150 21 43 12 0 1 15 5 21 0 4 .312 .338 .420 .109 .279 9.2 1.3 1.0
1997 CHN MLB 220 14 51 9 0 1 12 11 26 4 2 .249 .287 .307 .059 .203 -5.0 -2.8 -0.8
1998 SFN MLB 339 44 90 14 2 2 30 16 47 0 0 .285 .325 .361 .076 .238 7.9 6.6 1.4
1999 KCA MLB 518 66 141 18 6 2 56 22 48 11 5 .294 .329 .370 .075 .235 8.9 24.7 3.2
2000 KCA MLB 555 68 139 18 2 1 38 28 55 7 3 .273 .314 .322 .049 .213 -7.1 21.5 1.3
2001 KCA MLB 416 46 118 14 5 0 28 11 34 9 1 .303 .322 .364 .062 .234 9.2 13.7 2.3
2001 ATL MLB 163 10 35 4 1 0 9 4 15 2 0 .227 .245 .266 .039 .184 -6.9 4.3 -0.3
2002 BOS MLB 386 46 102 12 3 1 38 17 31 2 2 .286 .318 .345 .059 .240 4.5 -3.5 0.1
2003 BIN AA 12 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .111 .167 .111 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 SEA MLB 186 22 50 5 1 0 11 8 21 1 0 .294 .330 .335 .041 .243 5.7 1.2 0.7
2003 NYN MLB 183 11 36 3 1 0 12 8 18 1 1 .207 .240 .236 .029 .173 -11.1 0.7 -1.0
2004 TBA MLB 307 23 70 14 3 2 26 12 28 0 1 .246 .281 .337 .091 .214 -5.5 5.6 0.0
2005 NYA MLB 48 7 12 1 0 0 2 2 3 0 1 .279 .326 .302 .023 .228 -0.1 0.2 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
2005-06-10 2005-10-11 60-DL 123 103 Neck Cartilage Injury and Vertigo -
2003-06-06 2003-07-01 15-DL 25 23 Left Thumb Sprain Thumb -
2003-05-10 2003-05-27 15-DL 17 15 Left Thumb Sprain Thumb -
2002-06-04 2002-07-11 15-DL 37 31 Right Thigh Strain Hamstring -
1996-08-11 1996-09-01 15-DL 21 19 Left Hand Inflammation Synovitis - -
1996-06-05 1996-07-20 15-DL 45 38 Left Wrist Surgery Hamate 1996-06-05 -
1995-07-24 1995-08-09 15-DL 16 13 Left Hand Inflammation - -
1992-09-05 1992-10-05 DTD 30 29 - Low Back Cartilage Injury Herniated Disc - -
1992-05-05 1992-05-21 15-DL 16 15 - General Medical Illness Chickenpox - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2005 NYA $600,000
2004 TBA $1,000,000
2003 NYN $1,300,000
2002 BOS $700,000
2001 KCA $2,300,000
2000 KCA $2,300,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
6 yrPrevious$8,200,000
6 yrTotal$8,200,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
13 y 21 dScott Boras1 yr/$0.6M (05)

Details
  • signed as a free agent from TB 1/05, 1 year/$0.6M (05)
  • signed as a free agent from SEA 12/03, 1 year/$1M (04)+$0.75M bonuses (earned $0.43M)
  • acquired in trade from NYM 7/03
  • signed as a free agent from BOS 12/02, 1 year/$1.3M (03)+$0.7M bonuses
  • contract purchased 3/02 signed minor-l contract 2/02
  • 1 year/$0.75M (02)
  • 2 year/$4.6M (00-01) ($2.3M/year+$0.5M bonus in `01 with trade) acquired in trade from KC 7/01 after refusing 2 year/$7.75M (02-03) offer from KC
  • 01 base increase from $2.3M to $2.8M with trade FA after 01
  • 99:$1.1M, 00:$2.3M

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AL-Kings May Update: Fast Starts and Early StrugglesJonah Keri2006-05-10
Prospectus Notebook: Reds, RoyalsBaseball Prospectus2006-02-16
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