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Portrait of Kazuo Fukumori

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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
1 4 0 0 0 1 20.25 -0.2
Birth Date8-4-1976
Height6' 0"
Weight175 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
2008 TEX 31 4 0 4.0 0.0 4.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 26 11 9 9 2 19 4 3 0 1 20.25 12.16 9.66 -2.0 -0.2
Career404.00.04.0000000261199219430120.2512.169.66-2.0-0.2

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
1998 YKO npb 3 3 18.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1999 YKO npb 30 19 132.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 YKO npb 40 8 88.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2001 YKO npb 5 5 31.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 YKO npb 33 1 48.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 YKO npb 62 0 60.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 OSA npb 43 0 48.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 RAK npb 49 0 63.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 -1.077 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2006 RAK npb 50 0 58.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .289 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2007 RAK npb 34 0 36.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .377 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2008 TEX MLB 4 0 4.0 9.66 11 .442 .267 .334 .424 .263 .474 109 -2.0 -0.2 -2.0 -0.2
2008 OKL AAA 38 4 64.0 4.65 112 .269 .277 .346 .438 .261 .329 103 10.6 1.0 10.6 1.0
2009 RAK npb 35 0 45.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .292 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2010 RAK npb 2 0 1.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .714 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
1998 YKO npb 1 2 0 3 3 18.7 20 6 13 1 0% .000 9.6 2.9 0.5 6.3 1.39 0.00 0.0 0.0
1999 YKO npb 9 9 0 30 19 132.7 151 45 96 15 0% .000 10.2 3.1 1.0 6.5 1.48 0.00 0.0 0.0
2000 YKO npb 6 6 10 40 8 88.0 92 27 49 7 0% .000 9.4 2.8 0.7 5.0 1.35 0.00 0.0 0.0
2001 YKO npb 1 2 0 5 5 31.0 20 10 23 5 0% .000 5.8 2.9 1.5 6.7 0.97 0.00 0.0 0.0
2002 YKO npb 2 3 2 33 1 48.7 45 15 47 2 0% .000 8.3 2.8 0.4 8.7 1.23 0.00 0.0 0.0
2003 YKO npb 1 3 1 62 0 60.0 55 17 34 6 0% .000 8.2 2.5 0.9 5.1 1.20 4.50 0.0 0.0
2004 OSA npb 2 5 10 43 0 48.7 53 24 27 5 0% .000 9.8 4.4 0.9 5.0 1.58 5.17 0.0 0.0
2005 RAK npb 4 3 11 49 0 63.0 75 24 36 5 0% -1.077 10.7 3.4 0.7 5.1 1.57 3.57 0.0 0.0
2006 RAK npb 0 3 21 50 0 58.0 50 27 55 2 0% .289 7.8 4.2 0.3 8.5 1.33 2.17 0.0 0.0
2007 RAK npb 4 2 17 34 0 36.0 44 17 33 1 0% .377 11.0 4.2 0.2 8.2 1.69 4.75 0.0 0.0
2008 OKL AAA 1 6 2 38 4 64.0 79 18 40 7 44% .329 11.1 2.5 1.0 5.6 1.52 5.48 10.6 1.0
2008 TEX MLB 0 0 0 4 0 4.0 11 4 1 2 43% .474 24.8 9.0 4.5 2.2 3.75 20.25 -2.0 -0.2
2009 RAK npb 7 1 10 35 0 45.3 42 13 34 2 0% .292 8.3 2.6 0.4 6.8 1.21 2.19 0.0 0.0
2010 RAK npb 0 2 0 2 0 1.0 6 1 1 1 0% .714 54.0 9.0 9.0 9.0 7.00 45.00 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
2008 80 0.5125 0.4375 0.8857 0.5854 0.2821 0.9583 0.7273 0.1143
Career800.51250.43750.88570.58540.28210.95830.72730.1143

Injury History

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessThe Asian Equation: The Future of the NPB Import MarketMichael Street2011-09-20
This article requires BP Premium accessThe Asian Equation: Finding Relief from NPBMichael Street2011-08-04
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Return of the Prodigal SluggersBen Lindbergh2011-05-26


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, Kazuo Fukumori threw 54 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system in 2008, all of them occuring in the MLB Regular Season. In 2008, he relied primarily on his Sinker (89mph), also mixing in a Fourseam Fastball (90mph). He also rarely threw a Curve (75mph).