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Joe Sparma PTigers

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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
7 864.7 52 52 0 586 3.94 -1.1
Birth Date2-4-1942
Height6' 1"
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
1964 DET 22 21 11 84.0 64.7 19.3 5 6 0 0 6 0 354 62 33 28 4 82 45 44 3 71 3.00 3.10 4.02 12.4 1.5
1965 DET 23 30 28 167.0 160.3 6.7 13 8 0 0 16 1 713 142 69 59 13 213 75 70 3 127 3.18 3.29 3.80 18.6 2.2
1966 DET 24 29 13 91.7 52.0 39.7 2 7 0 0 2 0 420 103 57 54 14 152 52 52 3 61 5.30 4.89 5.66 -5.2 -0.8
1967 DET 25 37 37 217.7 217.7 0.0 16 9 0 0 18 4 920 186 103 91 20 289 85 83 8 153 3.76 3.49 4.56 -2.0 -0.8
1968 DET 26 34 31 182.3 173.0 9.3 10 10 0 1 13 1 781 169 81 75 14 238 77 74 7 110 3.70 3.40 4.35 -5.7 -1.1
1969 DET 27 23 16 92.7 81.0 11.7 6 8 0 0 7 1 421 78 55 49 5 113 77 76 1 41 4.76 4.70 6.49 -11.9 -1.6
1970 MON 28 9 6 29.3 25.3 4.0 0 4 0 0 2 0 146 34 25 23 7 62 25 22 2 23 7.06 7.14 7.49 -5.1 -0.6
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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
1964 DET MLB 21 11 84.0 4.02 106 .227 .248 .310 .385 .256 .251 105 8.7 1.0 12.4 1.5
1965 DET MLB 30 28 167.0 3.80 106 .253 .244 .308 .372 .260 .261 102 19.2 2.2 18.6 2.2
1966 DET MLB 29 13 91.7 5.66 60 .296 .238 .300 .367 .253 .307 104 -4.2 -0.5 -5.2 -0.8
1967 DET MLB 37 37 217.7 4.56 79 .256 .237 .300 .353 .256 .254 102 -0.2 -0.0 -2.0 -0.8
1968 DET MLB 34 31 182.3 4.35 71 .266 .231 .293 .337 .255 .271 99 -5.8 -0.7 -5.7 -1.1
1969 DET MLB 23 16 92.7 6.49 41 .265 .247 .322 .373 .261 .246 100 -11.5 -1.3 -11.9 -1.6
1970 MON MLB 9 6 29.3 7.49 33 .346 .258 .330 .401 .265 .303 99 -5.1 -0.5 -5.1 -0.6

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
1964 DET MLB 5 6 0 21 11 84.0 62 45 71 4 57% .251 6.6 4.8 0.4 7.6 1.27 3.00 12.4 1.5
1965 DET MLB 13 8 0 30 28 167.0 142 75 127 13 54% .261 7.7 4.0 0.7 6.8 1.30 3.18 18.6 2.2
1966 DET MLB 2 7 0 29 13 91.7 103 52 61 14 55% .307 10.1 5.1 1.4 6.0 1.69 5.30 -5.2 -0.8
1967 DET MLB 16 9 0 37 37 217.7 186 85 153 20 55% .254 7.7 3.5 0.8 6.3 1.25 3.76 -2.0 -0.8
1968 DET MLB 10 10 0 34 31 182.3 169 77 110 14 56% .271 8.3 3.8 0.7 5.4 1.35 3.70 -5.7 -1.1
1969 DET MLB 6 8 0 23 16 92.7 78 77 41 5 62% .246 7.6 7.5 0.5 4.0 1.67 4.76 -11.9 -1.6
1970 MON MLB 0 4 0 9 6 29.3 34 25 23 7 60% .303 10.4 7.7 2.1 7.1 2.01 7.06 -5.1 -0.6

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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  Title Author Date
The BP Wayback Machine: Opening Day GoodbyesJim Baker2013-03-29
This article requires BP Premium accessResearch Mailbag: Worst. Lineup. Ever.Bradley Ankrom2012-04-05
This article requires BP Premium accessSeidnotes: The Rodrigo Lopez All-StarsEric Seidman2010-12-23
Prospectus Matchups: Opening Day GoodbyesJim Baker2008-03-28


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