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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
8 892 51 55 1 589 5.03 3.6
Birth Date11-18-1970
Height6' 3"
Weight195 lbs
BatsL
ThrowsL
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
1993 SLN 22 16 15 86.0 83.0 3.0 6 7 0 1 8 0 373 90 53 44 11 147 28 26 3 49 4.60 4.58 4.98 6.2 0.5
1994 SLN 23 22 22 115.7 115.7 0.0 6 5 0 0 8 1 523 130 73 71 15 217 53 53 8 74 5.52 5.05 5.64 3.3 0.1
1995 SLN 24 21 19 114.3 104.0 10.3 7 9 0 0 8 1 491 126 68 63 17 211 41 41 5 49 4.96 5.35 5.99 5.3 0.5
1996 SFN 25 29 29 185.7 185.7 0.0 8 12 0 0 13 3 793 189 105 95 28 318 69 67 5 128 4.61 4.87 5.30 16.3 1.3
1997 ANA 26 35 34 199.0 199.0 0.0 12 12 0 0 18 1 880 220 121 109 37 378 73 73 8 141 4.93 5.37 5.95 2.3 0.2
1998 ANA 27 28 14 92.3 71.3 21.0 6 7 0 0 3 0 421 122 67 62 12 198 34 34 3 64 6.04 4.73 4.83 12.0 1.2
1999 NYA 28 21 0 34.3 0.0 34.3 4 0 0 2 0 0 137 30 8 8 3 42 10 10 0 30 2.10 3.47 3.22 9.2 0.9
1999 NYN 28 14 4 39.7 20.3 19.3 2 2 1 0 0 0 173 36 18 18 5 61 22 19 1 32 4.08 4.84 5.26 3.1 0.2
1999 SEA 28 3 0 3.0 0.0 3.0 0 1 0 1 0 0 19 6 9 4 5 21 3 3 0 2 12.00 26.54 31.78 -5.8 -0.5
2000 NYA 29 17 0 22.0 0.0 22.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 115 30 25 25 6 53 18 18 2 20 10.23 7.68 9.17 -7.4 -0.7
Career206137892.0779.0113.051551558639259795474991391646351344355895.035.115.6044.63.6

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
1991 SAV A 3 3 13.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1991 HAM A- 8 8 39.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1992 STP A+ 14 14 89.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1992 ARK AA 14 14 96.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1992 LOU AAA 2 2 12.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1993 SLN MLB 16 15 86.0 4.98 88 .274 .258 .313 .387 .252 .280 99 4.0 0.4 6.2 0.5
1993 LOU AAA 17 17 120.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1994 SLN MLB 22 22 115.7 5.64 76 .283 .270 .328 .419 .257 .308 98 1.6 0.2 3.3 0.1
1995 SLN MLB 21 19 114.3 5.99 70 .275 .265 .327 .411 .255 .288 99 -3.1 -0.3 5.3 0.5
1995 ARK AA 1 1 5.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1995 LOU AAA 4 4 24.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1996 SFN MLB 29 29 185.7 5.30 87 .266 .263 .323 .412 .251 .286 100 11.8 1.1 16.3 1.3
1996 SJO A+ 2 2 6.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1997 ANA MLB 35 34 199.0 5.95 75 .285 .269 .335 .427 .262 .295 96 2.3 0.2 2.3 0.2
1998 ANA MLB 28 14 92.3 4.83 100 .311 .272 .336 .429 .264 .357 96 12.0 1.2 12.0 1.2
1998 LEL A+ 1 1 5.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1998 MID AA 1 1 4.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1998 VAN AAA 1 1 6.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1999 NYA MLB 21 0 34.3 3.22 138 .208 .278 .345 .448 .266 .287 99 9.2 0.9 9.2 0.9
1999 NYN MLB 14 4 39.7 5.26 93 .267 .263 .330 .415 .254 .274 98 2.7 0.3 3.1 0.2
1999 SEA MLB 3 0 3.0 31.78 -360 .529 .279 .366 .448 .268 .111 107 -5.8 -0.5 -5.8 -0.5
1999 COH AAA 2 2 7.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 NYA MLB 17 0 22.0 9.17 12 .349 .275 .350 .442 .268 .348 91 -7.4 -0.7 -7.4 -0.7
2000 TAM A+ 1 1 2.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 COH AAA 5 1 6.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 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
1991 SAV A 1 1 0 3 3 13.7 16 8 12 1 0% .000 10.5 5.3 0.7 7.9 1.75 3.94 0.0 0.0
1991 HAM A- 1 1 0 8 8 39.3 22 17 46 2 0% .000 5.0 3.9 0.5 10.5 0.99 2.52 0.0 0.0
1992 LOU AAA 1 0 0 2 2 12.3 8 5 9 1 0% .000 5.9 3.7 0.7 6.6 1.06 1.46 0.0 0.0
1992 ARK AA 8 5 0 14 14 96.3 77 23 93 4 0% .000 7.2 2.1 0.4 8.7 1.04 2.15 0.0 0.0
1992 STP A+ 5 4 0 14 14 89.7 81 18 80 0 0% .000 8.1 1.8 0.0 8.0 1.10 1.91 0.0 0.0
1993 SLN MLB 6 7 0 16 15 86.0 90 28 49 11 45% .280 9.4 2.9 1.2 5.1 1.37 4.60 6.2 0.5
1993 LOU AAA 5 4 0 17 17 120.7 101 31 86 13 0% .000 7.5 2.3 1.0 6.4 1.09 2.91 0.0 0.0
1994 SLN MLB 6 5 0 22 22 115.7 130 53 74 15 45% .308 10.1 4.1 1.2 5.8 1.58 5.52 3.3 0.1
1995 SLN MLB 7 9 0 21 19 114.3 126 41 49 17 52% .288 9.9 3.2 1.3 3.9 1.46 4.96 5.3 0.5
1995 LOU AAA 2 2 0 4 4 24.0 20 6 19 1 0% .000 7.5 2.2 0.4 7.1 1.08 2.62 0.0 0.0
1995 ARK AA 1 0 0 1 1 5.0 4 0 7 0 0% .000 7.2 0.0 0.0 12.6 0.80 0.00 0.0 0.0
1996 SFN MLB 8 12 0 29 29 185.7 189 69 128 28 45% .286 9.2 3.3 1.4 6.2 1.39 4.61 16.3 1.3
1996 SJO A+ 0 0 0 2 2 6.3 7 0 12 0 0% .000 10.0 0.0 0.0 17.1 1.11 1.43 0.0 0.0
1997 ANA MLB 12 12 0 35 34 199.0 220 73 141 37 43% .295 9.9 3.3 1.7 6.4 1.47 4.93 2.3 0.2
1998 ANA MLB 6 7 0 28 14 92.3 122 34 64 12 45% .357 11.9 3.3 1.2 6.2 1.69 6.04 12.0 1.2
1998 VAN AAA 0 1 0 1 1 6.0 6 2 8 1 0% .000 9.0 3.0 1.5 12.0 1.33 4.50 0.0 0.0
1998 MID AA 0 0 0 1 1 4.0 6 1 3 0 0% .000 13.5 2.2 0.0 6.8 1.75 2.25 0.0 0.0
1998 LEL A+ 1 0 0 1 1 5.0 3 1 6 0 0% .000 5.4 1.8 0.0 10.8 0.80 0.00 0.0 0.0
1999 NYA MLB 4 0 0 21 0 34.3 30 10 30 3 44% .287 7.9 2.6 0.8 7.9 1.17 2.10 9.2 0.9
1999 SEA MLB 0 1 0 3 0 3.0 6 3 2 5 36% .111 18.0 9.0 15.0 6.0 3.00 12.00 -5.8 -0.5
1999 NYN MLB 2 2 1 14 4 39.7 36 22 32 5 42% .274 8.2 5.0 1.1 7.3 1.46 4.08 3.1 0.2
1999 COH AAA 0 0 0 2 2 7.3 7 2 5 2 0% .000 8.6 2.5 2.5 6.2 1.23 6.16 0.0 0.0
2000 NYA MLB 0 0 0 17 0 22.0 30 18 20 6 50% .348 12.3 7.4 2.5 8.2 2.18 10.23 -7.4 -0.7
2000 COH AAA 0 1 0 5 1 6.7 3 2 4 1 0% .000 4.0 2.7 1.3 5.4 0.75 1.34 0.0 0.0
2000 TAM A+ 0 0 0 1 1 2.0 0 1 1 0 0% .000 0.0 4.5 0.0 4.5 0.50 0.00 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
2001-04-02 2001-11-05 60-DL 217 161 Left Shoulder Recovery From Surgery 2000-08-17 -
2000-08-11 2000-10-27 15-DL 77 51 Left Shoulder Surgery 2000-08-17 -
2000-06-29 2000-08-06 15-DL 38 33 Left Shoulder Weakness - -
2000-04-23 2000-05-26 15-DL 33 27 Left Trunk Strain Side - -
1998-07-01 1998-07-01 On-Alr 0 0 Left Hand Laceration - -
1998-05-24 1998-07-13 15-DL 50 43 Left Elbow Inflammation - -
1996-07-02 1996-07-25 15-DL 23 20 Left Elbow Sprain - -
1995-06-07 1995-07-08 15-DL 31 28 Left Shoulder Inflammation Biceps - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2001 NYA $1,700,000
2000 NYA $1,300,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
2 yrPrevious$3,000,000
2 yrTotal$3,000,000

 

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  Title Author Date
Pebble Hunting: The Increasingly Optimistic Outlook for Pitching ProspectsSam Miller2012-09-28
This article requires BP Premium accessPainting the Black: Consistently Less ConsistentR.J. Anderson2012-01-13
The BP Wayback Machine: PECOTA Takes on Pitching Prospects and Left-Handed PitchersNate Silver2011-12-15
This article requires BP Premium accessChecking the Numbers: Whiffing the Pitcher, Part TwoEric Seidman2009-09-18
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction of the Day: Jay BruceChristina Kahrl2008-05-28
This article requires BP Premium accessLies, Damned Lies: PECOTA Takes on Pitching Prospects and Left-Handed PitchersNate Silver2007-04-12
This article requires BP Premium accessTesting the Nexus: Pitcher Age and Workload EffectsLee Sinins2003-04-16
This article requires BP Premium accessTesting the Nexus: Pitcher Age and Workload EffectsWill Carroll2003-04-16
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 14-18, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-03-21
Thunder in the Nine Spot: Today’s best-hitting pitchersRany Jazayerli1999-08-06


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