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Scott Sauerbeck PPirates

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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
7 386.3 20 17 5 389 3.82 3.4
Birth Date11-9-1971
Height6' 3"
Weight190 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 PIT 27 65 0 67.7 0.0 67.7 4 1 2 5 0 0 287 53 19 15 6 82 38 33 4 55 2.00 4.46 5.41 -0.9 -0.1
2000 PIT 28 75 0 75.7 0.0 75.7 5 4 1 6 0 0 349 76 36 34 4 109 61 53 1 83 4.04 4.01 3.82 17.6 1.7
2001 PIT 29 70 0 62.7 0.0 62.7 2 2 2 3 0 0 281 61 41 39 4 87 40 34 2 79 5.60 3.33 4.14 9.7 0.9
2002 PIT 30 78 0 62.7 0.0 62.7 5 4 0 4 0 0 255 50 18 16 4 73 27 23 1 70 2.30 2.81 3.82 8.4 1.0
2003 BOS 31 26 0 16.7 0.0 16.7 0 1 0 3 0 0 87 17 14 12 1 23 18 15 4 18 6.48 5.67 5.66 0.0 0.0
2003 PIT 31 53 0 40.0 0.0 40.0 3 4 0 9 0 0 173 30 20 18 5 49 25 23 1 32 4.05 4.95 6.51 -4.3 -0.3
2005 CLE 33 58 0 35.7 0.0 35.7 1 0 0 7 0 0 157 35 18 16 4 55 16 14 4 35 4.04 4.23 4.53 4.0 0.4
2006 CLE 34 24 0 13.0 0.0 13.0 0 1 0 2 0 0 57 9 9 9 2 18 9 8 1 11 6.23 5.80 5.48 0.7 0.1
2006 OAK 34 22 0 12.3 0.0 12.3 0 0 0 1 0 0 64 13 8 5 1 20 9 9 6 6 3.65 6.92 7.57 -2.2 -0.2
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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
1999 PIT MLB 65 0 67.7 5.41 89 .238 .274 .348 .440 .265 .255 98 0.1 0.0 -0.9 -0.1
2000 PIT MLB 75 0 75.7 3.82 127 .262 .265 .345 .430 .261 .360 103 16.8 1.6 17.6 1.7
2001 PIT MLB 70 0 62.7 4.14 113 .254 .277 .350 .468 .276 .365 100 9.7 1.0 9.7 0.9
2002 PIT MLB 78 0 62.7 3.82 117 .211 .268 .339 .425 .265 .301 102 8.5 0.9 8.4 1.0
2003 BOS MLB 26 0 16.7 5.66 90 .302 .265 .338 .434 .270 .348 105 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 PIT MLB 53 0 40.0 6.51 62 .243 .265 .335 .421 .261 .227 102 -4.6 -0.5 -4.3 -0.3
2005 CLE MLB 58 0 35.7 4.53 104 .268 .269 .334 .438 .266 .316 100 4.0 0.4 4.0 0.4
2006 CLE MLB 24 0 13.0 5.48 98 .238 .259 .334 .427 .258 .206 108 0.7 0.1 0.7 0.1
2006 OAK MLB 22 0 12.3 7.57 43 .309 .274 .342 .432 .261 .286 98 -2.2 -0.2 -2.2 -0.2

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
1999 PIT MLB 4 1 2 65 0 67.7 53 38 55 6 61% .255 7.0 5.1 0.8 7.3 1.34 2.00 -0.9 -0.1
2000 PIT MLB 5 4 1 75 0 75.7 76 61 83 4 66% .360 9.0 7.3 0.5 9.9 1.81 4.04 17.6 1.7
2001 PIT MLB 2 2 2 70 0 62.7 61 40 79 4 55% .365 8.8 5.7 0.6 11.3 1.61 5.60 9.7 0.9
2002 PIT MLB 5 4 0 78 0 62.7 50 27 70 4 65% .301 7.2 3.9 0.6 10.1 1.23 2.30 8.4 1.0
2003 BOS MLB 0 1 0 26 0 16.7 17 18 18 1 60% .348 9.2 9.7 0.5 9.7 2.10 6.48 0.0 0.0
2003 PIT MLB 3 4 0 53 0 40.0 30 25 32 5 57% .227 6.8 5.6 1.1 7.2 1.38 4.05 -4.3 -0.3
2005 CLE MLB 1 0 0 58 0 35.7 35 16 35 4 52% .316 8.8 4.0 1.0 8.8 1.43 4.04 4.0 0.4
2006 CLE MLB 0 1 0 24 0 13.0 9 9 11 2 39% .206 6.2 6.2 1.4 7.6 1.38 6.23 0.7 0.1
2006 OAK MLB 0 0 0 22 0 12.3 13 9 6 1 51% .286 9.5 6.6 0.7 4.4 1.78 3.65 -2.2 -0.2

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
2008-04-03 2008-04-15 Minors 12 0 - Not Disclosed - -
2006-07-26 2006-08-10 15-DL 15 14 Right Groin Strain -
2000-06-15 2000-07-03 15-DL 18 17 Left Elbow Sprain - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2006 CLE $1,200,000
2005 CLE $500,000
2003 PIT, BOS $1,500,000
2002 PIT $766,667
2001 PIT $416,667
2000 PIT $285,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
6 yrPrevious$4,668,334
6 yrTotal$4,668,334

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
6 y

Details
  • sent to minor-league camp 3/07
  • signed as a free agent from OAK 2/07, 1 year/$0.6M (07)+$0.25M performance bonus (minor-league contract)
  • released 10/06 signed as a free agent from CLE 6/06
  • released 6/06 designated for assignment 6/06 re-signed 11/05, 1 year/$1.2M (06)+$1.35M 07 club option
  • 07 option vests with 55 innings pitched or 68 games in 06
  • $0.1M assignment bonus if traded bef 07 season
  • club exercised $0.5M 05 option 11/04
  • contract purchased 10/04
  • signed as a free agent from BOS 3/04, 1 year/$ M (04) (minor-league contract)+05 club option
  • non-tendered 12/03
  • 3 year/$2.4M (01-03) incl $0.2M signing bonus
  • acquired in trade from PIT 7/03
  • 03 bonuses (01-02 appearances)

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