Biographical

Portrait of Steve Sparks

Steve Sparks P

Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA
0 0 0.00
Birth Date3-28-1975
Height6' 4"
Weight210 lbs
BatsR
ThrowsR
WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA. (For previous card version with FAIR_RA, click here.)
cFIP and DRA are not available on a by-team basis and display as zeroes(0). See TOT line for season totals of these stats.
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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA WARP
2000 PIT MLB 3 0 4.0 4 5 2 0 .252 100 9.0 11.2 0.0 4.5 78% .308 .267 2.25 5.81 6.75 116 6.14 -0.0
CareerMLB304.04520.2521009.011.20.04.578%.308.2672.255.816.751166.14-0.0

Statistics for All Levels

'opp' stats - Quality of opponents faced - have been moved and are available only as OPP_QUAL in the Statistics reports now.
Minor league stats are currently shownClick to hide.
YEAR Team Lg G GS IP H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA
1998 AUG A 2 2 8.7 11 4 12 1 .000 11.4 4.1 1.0 12.4 0% -.588 .000 1.72 3.80 6.21
1998 ERI A- 14 10 63.0 55 30 61 3 .000 7.9 4.3 0.4 8.7 0% -.547 .000 1.35 3.99 4.43
1999 HIC A 25 12 88.7 97 51 72 3 .000 9.8 5.2 0.3 7.3 0% -.746 .000 1.67 4.09 4.46
1999 LYN A+ 5 5 26.0 36 15 20 3 .000 12.5 5.2 1.0 6.9 0% -.868 .000 1.96 5.25 6.23
2000 PIT MLB 3 0 4.0 4 5 2 0 .252 100 9.0 11.2 0.0 4.5 78% .308 .267 2.25 5.81 6.75
2000 ALT AA 23 17 109.3 103 54 66 6 .000 8.5 4.4 0.5 5.4 0% -.770 .000 1.44 4.39 4.78
2001 ALT AA 7 6 38.3 31 25 32 2 .000 7.3 5.9 0.5 7.5 0% -.492 .000 1.46 4.17 3.76
2001 NAS AAA 31 10 74.7 77 64 63 10 .000 9.3 7.7 1.2 7.6 0% -.482 .000 1.89 6.25 5.06
2002 SHV AA 6 0 9.3 15 10 5 1 .000 14.5 9.7 1.0 4.8 0% .400 .000 2.69 6.94 12.58
2002 FRE AAA 3 0 4.0 5 3 3 1 .000 11.2 6.8 2.2 6.8 0% .286 .000 2.00 7.45 11.25
2002 MEM AAA 2 0 3.3 1 6 2 0 .000 2.7 16.4 0.0 5.5 0% .111 .000 2.12 7.69 10.91

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Injury History  —  No longer being updated

Last Update: 12/31/2014 23:59 ET

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation

Compensation

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BP Articles

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Matchups: Life After 30Jim Baker2006-07-18
Prospectus Notebook: Royals, TwinsBaseball Prospectus2006-06-16
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 29-30Christina Kahrl2006-03-31
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 3-6Christina Kahrl2006-03-07
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: National League, December 15, 2005-February 11, 2006Christina Kahrl2006-02-15
From The Mailbag: Questec, Park Factors and Transactions GaloreBaseball Prospectus2004-08-12
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Matchups: Hey WotJim Baker2004-08-10


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