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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
12 793.3 39 39 7 527 5.28 4.3
Birth Date8-5-1972
Height6' 2"
Weight190 lbs
BatsR
ThrowsR
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
1995 OAK 22 5 2 17.3 9.0 8.3 1 1 0 0 2 0 69 14 9 9 4 28 3 3 1 6 4.67 6.14 7.24 -1.5 -0.1
1996 OAK 23 25 21 131.3 124.7 6.7 8 7 0 1 8 1 575 145 96 87 24 253 50 45 4 75 5.96 5.72 6.61 -0.7 -0.1
1997 BOS 24 53 7 124.7 40.0 84.7 4 6 0 4 1 2 534 121 68 61 18 208 38 34 3 84 4.40 4.66 5.67 3.3 0.3
1998 BOS 25 47 8 96.0 39.7 56.3 6 4 0 1 2 0 424 111 57 56 14 185 27 19 2 59 5.25 4.79 5.20 9.6 1.0
1999 BOS 26 45 0 74.3 0.0 74.3 8 3 2 5 2 0 302 66 38 34 14 121 18 18 0 57 4.12 4.84 6.23 -2.1 -0.2
2000 BOS 27 25 1 44.7 4.0 40.7 1 3 1 2 0 0 198 48 25 25 8 88 15 14 2 36 5.04 5.08 5.49 0.5 0.0
2000 COL 27 14 3 35.7 17.7 18.0 0 3 0 0 2 0 154 42 23 23 6 68 9 7 3 35 5.80 4.29 4.92 7.9 0.7
2001 BAL 28 26 0 49.7 0.0 49.7 1 1 0 2 0 0 220 54 25 23 4 78 16 12 5 47 4.17 3.52 4.34 7.1 0.7
2001 COL 28 18 0 24.3 0.0 24.3 2 1 0 3 0 0 110 32 19 19 7 65 8 6 1 17 7.03 6.46 6.64 0.8 0.1
2003 TOR 30 3 2 5.0 3.7 1.3 0 1 0 0 0 0 35 16 13 13 2 32 4 4 0 5 23.40 8.69 6.46 0.6 0.1
2004 TEX 31 15 10 65.0 52.7 12.3 2 4 0 0 4 1 301 83 52 49 18 148 23 21 3 36 6.78 6.85 6.26 2.2 0.2
2005 TEX 32 31 6 75.7 26.3 49.3 3 2 4 2 2 0 319 77 37 36 9 122 20 18 1 44 4.28 4.27 4.61 12.1 1.2
2006 TEX 33 9 5 30.0 24.7 5.3 2 2 0 0 1 0 141 33 19 17 6 58 13 13 4 16 5.10 6.42 6.08 1.8 0.2
2007 PIT 34 12 0 19.7 0.0 19.7 1 1 0 0 0 0 93 32 13 13 1 44 8 4 0 10 5.95 4.04 4.56 2.1 0.2
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Advanced

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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
1993 WMI A 9 9 48.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1993 MOD A+ 3 3 16.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1994 MOD A+ 6 4 26.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1994 HUN AA 21 21 141.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1995 OAK MLB 5 2 17.3 7.24 50 .237 .286 .357 .459 .277 .182 94 -1.5 -0.1 -1.5 -0.1
1995 EDM AAA 29 28 174.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1996 OAK MLB 25 21 131.3 6.61 77 .281 .282 .352 .454 .273 .287 99 -0.7 -0.1 -0.7 -0.1
1996 EDM AAA 9 9 50.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1997 BOS MLB 53 7 124.7 5.67 87 .250 .272 .341 .436 .267 .263 101 3.3 0.3 3.3 0.3
1998 BOS MLB 47 8 96.0 5.20 101 .271 .267 .337 .418 .264 .301 104 9.5 0.9 9.6 1.0
1998 PAW AAA 4 2 12.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1999 BOS MLB 45 0 74.3 6.23 80 .240 .272 .343 .430 .261 .244 97 -2.1 -0.2 -2.1 -0.2
1999 PAW AAA 5 5 29.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 BOS MLB 25 1 44.7 5.49 87 .280 .272 .342 .439 .263 .292 91 0.5 0.0 0.5 0.0
2000 COL MLB 14 3 35.7 4.92 119 .258 .255 .328 .409 .252 .356 120 7.1 0.7 7.9 0.7
2000 PAW AAA 5 3 16.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2001 BAL MLB 26 0 49.7 4.34 106 .265 .268 .333 .427 .265 .338 94 7.1 0.7 7.1 0.7
2001 COL MLB 18 0 24.3 6.64 92 .282 .252 .321 .407 .254 .325 129 0.0 0.0 0.8 0.1
2001 ROC AAA 5 3 20.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 YOM npb 10 1 37.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 TOR MLB 3 2 5.0 6.46 80 .490 .279 .355 .463 .282 .583 109 0.6 0.1 0.6 0.1
2003 NAS AAA 18 18 112.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .308 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 SYR AAA 10 1 20.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .403 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 TEX MLB 15 10 65.0 6.26 85 .294 .272 .339 .429 .261 .294 109 2.9 0.3 2.2 0.2
2004 OKL AAA 18 14 104.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .278 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 TEX MLB 31 6 75.7 4.61 109 .243 .267 .329 .414 .262 .278 107 12.3 1.3 12.1 1.2
2005 OKL AAA 13 11 73.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 -.777 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2006 TEX MLB 9 5 30.0 6.08 90 .272 .269 .338 .410 .255 .265 112 1.8 0.2 1.8 0.2
2006 OKL AAA 13 9 63.2 3.73 113 .231 .277 .350 .428 .272 .292 93 11.4 1.1 11.4 1.1
2007 PIT MLB 12 0 19.7 4.56 106 .305 .260 .322 .411 .251 .419 101 2.2 0.2 2.1 0.2
2007 IND AAA 7 7 35.3 5.42 77 .297 .261 .336 .412 .267 .347 95 -2.0 -0.2 -2.0 -0.2
2008 MEM AAA 41 8 110.3 4.65 109 .232 .270 .340 .434 .254 .277 101 24.5 2.4 27.7 2.6
2009 SEI npb 14 11 57.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .343 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

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
1993 WMI A 2 3 0 9 9 48.3 32 9 40 1 0% .000 6.0 1.7 0.2 7.5 0.85 1.86 0.0 0.0
1993 MOD A+ 0 3 0 3 3 16.3 17 4 11 0 0% .000 9.4 2.2 0.0 6.1 1.29 3.87 0.0 0.0
1994 HUN AA 12 3 0 21 21 141.7 126 29 108 13 0% .000 8.0 1.8 0.8 6.9 1.09 3.43 0.0 0.0
1994 MOD A+ 3 1 0 6 4 26.7 17 5 30 2 0% .000 5.7 1.7 0.7 10.1 0.82 1.69 0.0 0.0
1995 OAK MLB 1 1 0 5 2 17.3 14 3 6 4 32% .182 7.3 1.6 2.1 3.1 0.98 4.67 -1.5 -0.1
1995 EDM AAA 12 8 0 29 28 174.3 193 38 111 26 0% .000 10.0 2.0 1.3 5.7 1.33 5.52 0.0 0.0
1996 OAK MLB 8 7 0 25 21 131.3 145 50 75 24 35% .287 9.9 3.4 1.6 5.1 1.48 5.96 -0.7 -0.1
1996 EDM AAA 2 1 0 9 9 50.0 52 17 30 6 0% .000 9.4 3.1 1.1 5.4 1.38 4.14 0.0 0.0
1997 BOS MLB 4 6 0 53 7 124.7 121 38 84 18 31% .263 8.7 2.7 1.3 6.1 1.28 4.40 3.3 0.3
1998 BOS MLB 6 4 0 47 8 96.0 111 27 59 14 37% .301 10.4 2.5 1.3 5.5 1.44 5.25 9.6 1.0
1998 PAW AAA 1 0 0 4 2 12.0 11 5 10 0 0% .000 8.2 3.8 0.0 7.5 1.33 3.00 0.0 0.0
1999 BOS MLB 8 3 2 45 0 74.3 66 18 57 14 46% .244 8.0 2.2 1.7 6.9 1.13 4.12 -2.1 -0.2
1999 PAW AAA 1 1 0 5 5 29.7 19 7 28 1 0% .000 5.8 2.1 0.3 8.5 0.88 2.12 0.0 0.0
2000 BOS MLB 1 3 1 25 1 44.7 48 15 36 8 39% .292 9.7 3.0 1.6 7.3 1.41 5.04 0.5 0.0
2000 COL MLB 0 3 0 14 3 35.7 42 9 35 6 51% .356 10.6 2.3 1.5 8.8 1.43 5.80 7.9 0.7
2000 PAW AAA 1 0 1 5 3 16.0 7 2 11 0 0% .000 3.9 1.1 0.0 6.2 0.56 2.25 0.0 0.0
2001 BAL MLB 1 1 0 26 0 49.7 54 16 47 4 44% .338 9.8 2.9 0.7 8.5 1.41 4.17 7.1 0.7
2001 COL MLB 2 1 0 18 0 24.3 32 8 17 7 46% .325 11.8 3.0 2.6 6.3 1.64 7.03 0.8 0.1
2001 ROC AAA 2 1 0 5 3 20.3 27 5 20 3 0% .000 12.0 2.2 1.3 8.9 1.58 3.99 0.0 0.0
2002 YOM npb 1 4 0 10 1 37.7 55 9 31 7 0% .000 13.1 2.1 1.7 7.4 1.70 0.00 0.0 0.0
2003 TOR MLB 0 1 0 3 2 5.0 16 4 5 2 31% .583 28.8 7.2 3.6 9.0 4.00 23.40 0.6 0.1
2003 NAS AAA 8 4 0 18 18 112.3 101 24 116 4 0% .308 8.1 1.9 0.3 9.3 1.11 3.05 0.0 0.0
2003 SYR AAA 2 1 0 10 1 20.7 28 1 21 1 0% .403 12.2 0.4 0.4 9.1 1.40 5.22 0.0 0.0
2004 OKL AAA 7 1 0 18 14 104.0 94 19 81 10 0% .278 8.1 1.6 0.9 7.0 1.09 3.46 0.0 0.0
2004 TEX MLB 2 4 0 15 10 65.0 83 23 36 18 33% .294 11.5 3.2 2.5 5.0 1.63 6.78 2.2 0.2
2005 OKL AAA 9 2 0 13 11 73.0 84 24 57 11 0% -.777 10.4 3.0 1.4 7.0 1.48 4.93 0.0 0.0
2005 TEX MLB 3 2 4 31 6 75.7 77 20 44 9 35% .278 9.2 2.4 1.1 5.2 1.28 4.28 12.1 1.2
2006 TEX MLB 2 2 0 9 5 30.0 33 13 16 6 42% .265 9.9 3.9 1.8 4.8 1.53 5.10 1.8 0.2
2006 OKL AAA 3 3 0 13 9 63.2 52 17 62 2 44% .292 7.4 2.4 0.3 8.8 1.09 1.99 11.4 1.1
2007 IND AAA 1 1 0 7 7 35.3 43 3 40 10 34% .347 11.0 0.8 2.5 10.2 1.30 6.37 -2.0 -0.2
2007 PIT MLB 1 1 0 12 0 19.7 32 8 10 1 39% .419 14.6 3.7 0.5 4.6 2.03 5.95 2.1 0.2
2008 MEM AAA 9 6 3 41 8 110.3 102 20 97 16 36% .277 8.3 1.6 1.3 7.9 1.11 3.51 27.7 2.6
2009 SEI npb 2 3 0 14 11 57.7 79 21 24 5 0% .343 12.3 3.3 0.8 3.7 1.73 5.30 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

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2007-05-02 2007-06-25 15-DL 54 50 Right Thumb Sprain Thumb -
2006-06-12 2006-07-01 15-DL 19 17 Right Thumb Sprain Thumb -
1999-07-18 1999-08-07 15-DL 20 18 Right Forearm Strain - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2007 PIT $600,000
2006 TEX $600,000
2001 COL $975,000
2000 BOS $625,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
4 yrPrevious$2,800,000
4 yrTotal$2,800,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
8 y 61 d

Details
  • signed as a free agent from PIT 11/19/07 (minor-league contract)
  • designated for assignment 7/15/07
  • recalled 6/25/07
  • contract purchased 3/07 signed as a free agent from TX 12/06, 1 year/$0.6M (07) (minor-league contract)
  • designated for assignment, released 7/06 contract purchased 6/06 re-signed 4/06 (minor-league contract)
  • released 3/06 re-signed 12/05, 1 year/$0.6M (06)
  • contract purchased 6/05 re-signed as a free agent 11/04 (minor-league contract) recalled 8/04 contract purchased 6/04 designated for assignment 4/04 contract purchased 4/04 signed as a free agent from TOR 10/03 (minor-league contract) optioned to Triple-A 7/03 contract purchased 7/03
  • acquired in trade from PIT 7/03
  • played 02 in Japan non-tendered 12/01 acquired in trade from BAL 12/01 designated for assignment 12/01 (BAL) recalled 6/01 designated for assignment 6/01

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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, John Wasdin threw 65 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system in 2007, all of them occuring in the MLB Regular Season. In 2007, he relied primarily on his Sinker (90mph), Curve (79mph) and Fourseam Fastball (91mph), also mixing in a Change (81mph).