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Portrait of Randy Williams

Randy Williams PWhite Sox

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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
5 82 3 4 0 75 5.82 0.7
Birth Date9-18-1975
Height6' 3"
Weight200 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
2004 SEA 28 6 0 4.7 0.0 4.7 0 0 0 0 0 0 22 3 3 3 0 4 6 6 0 4 5.79 5.30 6.96 -0.4 -0.0
2005 COL 29 30 0 22.0 0.0 22.0 2 1 0 3 0 0 100 26 15 14 4 43 9 6 0 19 5.73 4.86 4.46 3.2 0.3
2005 SDN 29 2 0 4.3 0.0 4.3 1 0 0 0 0 0 25 7 6 6 1 13 4 4 1 2 12.46 8.53 9.66 -2.0 -0.2
2009 CHA 33 25 0 17.7 0.0 17.7 0 1 0 0 0 0 80 13 9 9 2 21 12 8 3 22 4.58 4.67 4.43 1.9 0.2
2010 CHA 34 27 0 25.0 0.0 25.0 0 1 0 1 0 0 132 37 17 15 2 57 21 15 3 22 5.40 5.21 5.02 2.4 0.3
2011 BOS 35 7 0 8.3 0.0 8.3 0 1 0 0 0 0 40 10 6 6 0 14 5 5 0 6 6.48 3.42 4.16 1.2 0.1
Career97082.00.082.0340400399965653915257447755.825.005.026.30.7

Advanced

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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
1999 DAY A+ 14 9 53.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 SAN AA 29 0 41.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .263 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 TAC AAA 18 0 25.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .282 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 SEA MLB 6 0 4.7 6.96 62 .252 .256 .316 .431 .248 .250 100 -0.4 -0.0 -0.4 -0.0
2004 TAC AAA 50 0 79.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .268 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 COL MLB 30 0 22.0 4.46 114 .277 .272 .340 .444 .272 .324 114 3.2 0.3 3.2 0.3
2005 SDN MLB 2 0 4.3 9.66 -11 .373 .274 .346 .427 .274 .353 100 -1.8 -0.2 -2.0 -0.2
2005 CSP AAA 26 0 28.3 3.25 144 .178 .267 .344 .439 .270 .262 80 10.8 1.0 10.8 1.0
2005 POR AAA 12 0 12.7 8.05 43 .300 .292 .360 .468 .283 .357 75 -2.1 -0.2 -1.9 -0.2
2006 CSP AAA 47 0 59.0 5.88 94 .279 .271 .343 .416 .267 .354 115 4.8 0.5 5.5 0.5
2007 FRI AA 16 0 21.7 8.29 24 .312 .263 .344 .409 .262 .351 102 -4.3 -0.4 -4.3 -0.4
2007 OKL AAA 34 0 43.0 5.17 99 .247 .281 .350 .442 .266 .274 100 4.0 0.4 4.0 0.4
2007 MAZ Wnt 2 1 6.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .320 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2007 MAZ Wnt 14 13 75.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .314 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2007 MAZ Wnt 1 1 6.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .154 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2007 MAZ Wnt 1 1 5.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .235 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2008 ABQ AAA 33 0 27.0 4.87 128 .255 .287 .358 .457 .268 .368 127 7.2 0.7 8.0 0.8
2009 CHA MLB 25 0 17.7 4.43 114 .251 .282 .352 .444 .271 .268 107 1.9 0.2 1.9 0.2
2009 CHR AAA 33 0 36.7 3.64 123 .222 .270 .339 .417 .254 .277 110 7.9 0.8 7.9 0.8
2010 CHA MLB 27 0 25.0 5.02 102 .330 .265 .335 .418 .265 .417 115 2.4 0.3 2.4 0.3
2010 CHR AAA 21 1 32.0 3.11 131 .192 .271 .340 .413 .259 .260 98 5.2 0.5 5.2 0.5
2011 BOS MLB 7 0 8.3 4.16 116 .286 .268 .325 .413 .263 .345 110 1.2 0.1 1.2 0.1
2011 PAW AAA 27 0 32.0 4.04 100 .219 .269 .333 .412 .260 .269 91 2.3 0.2 2.3 0.2

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
1999 DAY A+ 3 4 1 14 9 53.0 55 30 47 5 0% .000 9.3 5.1 0.8 8.0 1.60 4.75 0.0 0.0
2003 SAN AA 4 1 2 29 0 41.7 33 7 38 2 0% .263 7.1 1.5 0.4 8.2 0.96 1.73 0.0 0.0
2003 TAC AAA 2 2 1 18 0 25.7 25 11 19 3 0% .282 8.8 3.9 1.1 6.7 1.40 5.25 0.0 0.0
2004 TAC AAA 7 2 8 50 0 79.3 68 46 64 6 0% .268 7.7 5.2 0.7 7.3 1.44 3.63 0.0 0.0
2004 SEA MLB 0 0 0 6 0 4.7 3 6 4 0 33% .250 5.8 11.6 0.0 7.7 1.93 5.79 -0.4 -0.0
2005 SDN MLB 1 0 0 2 0 4.3 7 4 2 1 50% .353 14.5 8.3 2.1 4.2 2.54 12.46 -2.0 -0.2
2005 COL MLB 2 1 0 30 0 22.0 26 9 19 4 43% .324 10.6 3.7 1.6 7.8 1.59 5.73 3.2 0.3
2005 CSP AAA 2 2 4 26 0 28.3 18 10 36 1 56% .262 5.7 3.2 0.3 11.4 0.99 3.50 10.8 1.0
2005 POR AAA 1 1 0 12 0 12.7 13 9 7 1 52% .357 9.2 6.4 0.7 5.0 1.73 6.38 -1.9 -0.2
2006 CSP AAA 1 2 0 47 0 59.0 71 30 46 6 53% .354 10.8 4.6 0.9 7.0 1.71 6.41 5.5 0.5
2007 MAZ Wnt 1 0 0 1 1 5.0 5 1 2 1 0% .235 9.0 1.8 1.8 3.6 1.20 1.80 0.0 0.0
2007 OKL AAA 2 1 0 34 0 43.0 40 13 39 6 53% .274 8.4 2.7 1.3 8.2 1.23 3.98 4.0 0.4
2007 FRI AA 1 1 1 16 0 21.7 32 7 12 5 62% .351 13.3 2.9 2.1 5.0 1.80 7.88 -4.3 -0.4
2008 ABQ AAA 0 2 1 33 0 27.0 28 14 34 3 58% .368 9.3 4.7 1.0 11.3 1.56 4.33 8.0 0.8
2009 CHA MLB 0 1 0 25 0 17.7 13 12 22 2 49% .268 6.6 6.1 1.0 11.2 1.42 4.58 1.9 0.2
2009 CHR AAA 3 0 1 33 0 36.7 31 11 40 3 46% .277 7.6 2.7 0.7 9.8 1.14 3.43 7.9 0.8
2010 CHR AAA 1 0 2 21 1 32.0 26 9 22 1 47% .260 7.3 2.5 0.3 6.2 1.09 2.53 5.2 0.5
2010 CHA MLB 0 1 0 27 0 25.0 37 21 22 2 36% .417 13.3 7.6 0.7 7.9 2.32 5.40 2.4 0.3
2011 PAW AAA 1 1 8 27 0 32.0 23 13 36 2 46% .269 6.5 3.7 0.6 10.1 1.12 1.41 2.3 0.2
2011 BOS MLB 0 1 0 7 0 8.3 10 5 6 0 48% .345 10.8 5.4 0.0 6.5 1.80 6.48 1.2 0.1

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
2009 305 0.5016 0.4197 0.7188 0.5948 0.2434 0.8352 0.4324 0.2813
2010 462 0.5281 0.4177 0.8031 0.5697 0.2477 0.8849 0.5926 0.1969
2011 142 0.5493 0.4681 0.7727 0.6538 0.2344 0.8235 0.6000 0.2273
Career9090.52250.42620.77010.59130.24420.85860.540.23

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2011-05-03 2011-06-02 Minors 30 27 Left Shoulder Soreness -
2011-04-08 2011-04-30 Minors 22 20 Left Shoulder Soreness -
2010-08-23 2010-08-31 Minors 8 0 Right Abdomen Strain Oblique -
2010-05-24 2010-05-29 DTD 5 5 Foot Soreness -
2008-07-12 2008-09-02 Minors 52 0 - Not Disclosed - -
2008-06-29 2008-07-05 Minors 6 0 Left Groin Strain - -
2001-04-08 2001-09-08 Minors 153 0 Left Elbow Recovery From Surgery Tommy John Surgery 2000-03-15 -
2000-04-08 2000-09-08 Minors 153 0 Left Elbow Surgery Tommy John Surgery 2000-03-15 -
1999-06-07 1999-07-19 Minors 42 0 - Not Disclosed - -
1997-06-21 1997-09-08 Minors 79 0 Left Shoulder Surgery 1997-06-01 -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2010 CHA $415,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$415,000
1 yrTotal$415,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
1 y 121 d1 year (2011)

Details
  • 1 year (2011). Signed by Boston as a free agent 12/16/10 (minor-league contract). Contract purchased by Boston 7/16/11. DFA by Boston 8/18/11. Sent outright to Triple-A 8/23/11.
  • 1 year/$0.415M (2010). Re-signed by Chicago White Sox 3/3/10. Sent outright to AAA by White Sox 11/5/10 (refused assignment).
  • 1 year (2009). Signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 1/5/09 (minor-league contract). $0.41M salary in majors.
  • 1 year (2008). Signed by Florida as a free agent 1/14/08 (minor-league contract). $0.4M salary in majors.
  • 1 year (2007). Signed by Texas as a free agent 2/07 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year/$0.35M (2006). Re-signed by Colorado (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year/$0.3165M (2005). Acquired by San Diego in trade from Seattle 11/04. Signed by San Diego 3/05. Claimed by Colorado off waivers from San Diego 5/05.
  • 1 year (2003). Signed by Seattle as a free agent 9/02 (minor-league contract).
  • Drafted by Chicago Cubs 1997 (12-364) (Lamar).

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Painting the Black: How to Fail at ManagingR.J. Anderson2012-09-12
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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, Randy Williams threw 909 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2009 and 2011, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2011, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (94mph) and Sinker (93mph), also mixing in a Cutter (87mph). He also rarely threw a Curve (75mph) and Change (82mph).