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Career Summary
Years G IP W L SV ERA WARP
11 16 76.3 4 5 0 5.07 0.2
Birth Date8-17-1980
Height6' 0"
Weight170 lbs
BatsL
ThrowsL
WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA..
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 W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA WARP
2008 BAL MLB 11 11 64.7 3 5 0 70 29 33 9 .267 105 9.7 4.0 1.3 4.6 48% .281 .273 1.53 5.44 5.01 113 5.24 0.2
2009 BAL MLB 5 1 11.7 1 0 0 9 5 5 3 .268 107 6.9 3.9 2.3 3.9 44% .167 .238 1.20 6.92 5.40 118 5.77 -0.1
CareerMLB161276.345079343812.2671069.34.01.44.548%.265.2681.485.665.071145.320.2

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.
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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA
2000 DNV Rk 13 13 69.0 5 3 0 64 29 73 4 .000 8.3 3.8 0.5 9.5 0% -.566 .000 1.35 3.71 3.91
2001 MCN A 25 24 147.7 8 6 0 131 52 78 14 .000 8.0 3.2 0.9 4.8 0% -.812 .000 1.24 4.50 3.35
2002 MYR A+ 28 28 182.7 13 7 0 154 43 103 12 .000 7.6 2.1 0.6 5.1 0% .249 .000 1.08 3.97 2.76
2003 MYR A+ 2 2 9.3 1 1 0 7 6 6 0 .000 6.8 5.8 0.0 5.8 0% .233 .000 1.40 4.09 2.90
2003 GRN AA 17 17 85.7 3 8 0 104 26 54 11 .000 10.9 2.7 1.2 5.7 0% .322 .000 1.52 4.42 4.41
2004 MYR A+ 4 1 7.3 0 1 0 14 4 5 0 .000 17.3 4.9 0.0 6.2 0% .483 .000 2.47 3.58 12.33
2005 MYR A+ 17 17 103.3 4 5 0 106 31 67 10 .000 9.2 2.7 0.9 5.8 0% -.857 .000 1.33 4.31 4.27
2006 MIS AA 27 27 155.1 8 14 0 152 79 117 24 .000 8.8 4.6 1.4 6.8 0% .284 .000 1.49 5.04 4.82
2007 BOW AA 27 27 152.3 8 9 0 144 86 117 17 .258 103 8.5 5.1 1.0 6.9 43% .284 .271 1.51 4.99 4.49
2007 NOR AAA 1 1 6.0 0 0 0 9 3 3 0 .255 100 13.5 4.5 0.0 4.5 41% .409 .311 2.00 3.68 3.00
2008 BAL MLB 11 11 64.7 3 5 0 70 29 33 9 .267 105 9.7 4.0 1.3 4.6 48% .281 .273 1.53 5.44 5.01
2008 BOW AA 6 6 32.0 5 0 0 20 8 22 2 .255 106 5.6 2.2 0.6 6.2 56% .205 .169 0.88 3.41 1.69
2008 NOR AAA 18 16 90.0 3 6 0 97 43 72 10 .264 80 9.7 4.3 1.0 7.2 37% .316 .284 1.56 4.83 5.70
2009 BAL MLB 5 1 11.7 1 0 0 9 5 5 3 .268 107 6.9 3.9 2.3 3.9 44% .167 .238 1.20 6.92 5.40
2009 NOR AAA 29 20 114.3 9 7 0 114 47 71 12 .250 105 9.0 3.7 0.9 5.6 44% .279 .258 1.41 4.74 4.49
2009 CUL Wnt 7 7 40.7 3 1 0 32 18 28 7 .000 7.1 4.0 1.5 6.2 0% .210 .000 1.23 5.31 3.98
2010 NAS AAA 21 20 105.3 5 10 0 101 56 61 18 .265 102 8.6 4.8 1.5 5.2 48% .251 .274 1.49 6.38 4.44

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
2008 1054 0.4630 0.4165 0.8474 0.5963 0.2615 0.9381 0.6689 0.1526
2009 194 0.4691 0.3814 0.8649 0.6374 0.1553 0.8966 0.7500 0.1351
Career12480.46390.4110.85010.60270.2450.93160.68150.1499

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
2010-07-31 2010-09-03 Minors 34 0 Not Disclosed -

Compensation

Year Team Salary

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 55 d

Details
  • signed as a free agent from BAL 12/09 (minor-league contract)
  • sent outright to Triple-A 11/25/09 designated for assignment 11/20/09 recalled 9/8/09 optioned to Triple-A 3/25/09 re-signed 3/8/09, 1 year/$0.4M (09)
  • contract purchased 8/5/08
  • signed as a free agent from ATL 10/28/06 (minor-league contract)
  • SFla CC 00 5-160

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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2016, Chris Waters threw 1,248 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2008 and 2009, all of them occuring in the MLB Regular Season. In 2009, he relied primarily on his Sinker (87mph), Slider (82mph) and Fourseam Fastball (88mph), also mixing in a Change (82mph), Cutter (85mph) and Curve (75mph).