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2014 Rest-of-Season Projections (seasonal age 31)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date10-22-1982
Height6' 4"
Weight220 lbs
Age31 years, 9 months, 0 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
0.82010
-0.12011
1.32012
0.52013
1.42014
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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 ANA 25 30 0 43.3 0.0 43.3 0 1 0 0 0 0 194 49 24 22 2 64 14 8 4 29 4.57 3.67 4.04 7.7 0.8
2009 NYN 26 4 0 3.0 0.0 3.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 17 5 2 0 0 5 1 1 1 2 0.00 3.72 5.04 -0.0 -0.0
2009 TEX 26 64 0 55.7 0.0 55.7 2 1 2 0 0 0 216 36 12 12 3 50 17 16 4 54 1.94 3.04 3.44 11.8 1.2
2010 TEX 27 72 0 62.0 0.0 62.0 6 2 0 3 0 0 240 43 15 14 5 65 12 10 5 45 2.03 3.47 4.25 7.8 0.8
2011 TEX 28 16 0 16.7 0.0 16.7 0 1 0 0 0 0 74 17 10 10 7 39 5 5 2 18 5.40 7.62 7.17 -1.2 -0.1
2012 BAL 29 69 0 67.0 0.0 67.0 7 1 0 6 0 0 263 49 17 17 6 87 14 12 3 69 2.28 2.91 3.05 12.2 1.3
2013 BAL 30 68 0 62.0 0.0 62.0 5 3 2 4 0 0 247 47 16 15 7 77 15 14 5 59 2.18 3.61 4.12 5.5 0.5
2014 BAL 31 42 0 43.3 0.0 43.3 2 1 2 3 0 0 173 32 5 5 2 47 11 8 6 43 1.04 2.97 3.12 8.0 0.9
Career3650353.00.0353.0221061600142427810195324348974303192.423.483.8651.85.4

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
2006 CDR A 17 0 23.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .264 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2006 ORM Rk 14 0 14.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .263 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2007 RCU A+ 24 0 24.0 3.00 143 .159 .277 .359 .430 .275 .161 96 7.2 0.7 7.2 0.7
2007 ARK AA 29 0 29.3 4.20 105 .244 .268 .340 .416 .263 .282 96 3.4 0.3 3.4 0.3
2007 gcr Wnt 10 0 11.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .212 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2008 ANA MLB 30 0 43.3 4.04 116 .254 .258 .322 .402 .253 .324 101 7.7 0.8 7.7 0.8
2008 SLC AAA 21 0 33.0 3.96 135 .215 .279 .351 .447 .257 .292 115 9.8 1.0 9.8 1.0
2009 NYN MLB 4 0 3.0 5.04 85 .353 .249 .321 .384 .258 .385 97 -0.0 -0.0 -0.0 -0.0
2009 TEX MLB 64 0 55.7 3.44 132 .194 .267 .328 .419 .259 .239 106 11.8 1.2 11.8 1.2
2010 TEX MLB 72 0 62.0 4.25 116 .191 .254 .315 .394 .251 .220 113 7.8 0.8 7.8 0.8
2011 TEX MLB 16 0 16.7 7.17 68 .305 .255 .316 .410 .263 .238 122 -1.2 -0.1 -1.2 -0.1
2011 FRI AA 1 1 1.0 14.49 -91 .379 .296 .385 .459 .279 .000 102 -0.4 -0.0 -0.4 -0.0
2011 ROU AAA 17 1 20.3 3.67 133 .211 .286 .359 .446 .274 .286 97 6.0 0.6 6.0 0.6
2012 BAL MLB 69 0 67.0 3.05 134 .215 .255 .317 .406 .263 .251 104 12.2 1.3 12.2 1.3
2013 BAL MLB 68 0 62.0 4.12 103 .232 .256 .318 .406 .265 .250 99 5.0 0.5 5.5 0.5
2014 BAL MLB 42 0 43.3 3.12 129 .226 .261 .328 .401 .267 .270 103 8.0 0.9 8.0 0.9

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
2006 CDR A 3 1 1 17 0 23.0 20 2 14 1 0% .264 7.8 0.8 0.4 5.5 0.96 2.74 0.0 0.0
2006 ORM Rk 0 1 7 14 0 14.0 11 5 15 1 0% .263 7.1 3.2 0.6 9.6 1.14 2.57 0.0 0.0
2007 gcr Wnt 1 1 2 10 0 11.3 8 0 6 1 0% .212 6.4 0.0 0.8 4.8 0.71 2.39 0.0 0.0
2007 ARK AA 3 4 10 29 0 29.3 27 14 22 3 57% .282 8.3 4.3 0.9 6.8 1.40 3.99 3.4 0.3
2007 RCU A+ 4 0 11 24 0 24.0 10 6 26 1 58% .161 3.8 2.2 0.4 9.8 0.67 0.75 7.2 0.7
2008 ANA MLB 0 1 0 30 0 43.3 49 14 29 2 59% .324 10.2 2.9 0.4 6.0 1.45 4.57 7.7 0.8
2008 SLC AAA 2 2 7 21 0 33.0 29 7 30 3 41% .292 7.9 1.9 0.8 8.2 1.09 3.27 9.8 1.0
2009 TEX MLB 2 1 2 64 0 55.7 36 17 54 3 43% .239 5.8 2.7 0.5 8.7 0.95 1.94 11.8 1.2
2009 NYN MLB 0 0 0 4 0 3.0 5 1 2 0 38% .385 15.0 3.0 0.0 6.0 2.00 0.00 -0.0 -0.0
2010 TEX MLB 6 2 0 72 0 62.0 43 12 45 5 39% .220 6.2 1.7 0.7 6.5 0.89 2.03 7.8 0.8
2011 TEX MLB 0 1 0 16 0 16.7 17 5 18 7 37% .238 9.2 2.7 3.8 9.7 1.32 5.40 -1.2 -0.1
2011 ROU AAA 1 0 1 17 1 20.3 16 4 26 2 49% .286 7.1 1.8 0.9 11.5 0.98 2.21 6.0 0.6
2011 FRI AA 0 0 0 1 1 1.0 1 0 1 1 33% .000 9.0 0.0 9.0 9.0 1.00 9.00 -0.4 -0.0
2012 BAL MLB 7 1 0 69 0 67.0 49 14 69 6 36% .251 6.6 1.9 0.8 9.3 0.94 2.28 12.2 1.3
2013 BAL MLB 5 3 2 68 0 62.0 47 15 59 7 40% .250 6.8 2.2 1.0 8.6 1.00 2.18 5.5 0.5
2014 BAL MLB 2 1 2 42 0 43.3 32 11 43 2 48% .270 6.6 2.3 0.4 8.9 0.99 1.04 8.0 0.9

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 647 0.4977 0.4675 0.8046 0.6118 0.3231 0.9086 0.6095 0.1954
2009 911 0.5148 0.4468 0.7469 0.5672 0.3190 0.8496 0.5532 0.2531
2010 878 0.5456 0.4795 0.7957 0.6367 0.2907 0.8295 0.7069 0.2043
2011 275 0.5309 0.4473 0.7642 0.5753 0.3023 0.8929 0.4872 0.2358
2012 998 0.4920 0.4870 0.7716 0.6334 0.3452 0.8489 0.6343 0.2263
2013 976 0.4939 0.4652 0.7489 0.6162 0.3178 0.8148 0.6242 0.2489
2014 665 0.4857 0.5008 0.7267 0.6409 0.3684 0.8116 0.5873 0.2703
Career53500.50690.47230.76520.61490.32480.84450.61420.2336

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2013-09-08 2013-09-19 DTD 11 10 Right Hand Soreness - -
2012-03-11 2012-03-24 Camp 13 0 - Groin Tightness - -
2011-08-25 2011-09-13 15-DL 19 16 Right Shoulder Inflammation - -
2011-04-27 2011-07-02 60-DL 66 60 Left Hip Surgery Labrum 2011-04-28
2010-09-11 2010-09-24 DTD 13 12 Low Back Soreness -
2010-03-16 2010-04-05 Camp 20 0 Right Elbow Contusion Bone Bruise -
2008-09-29 2008-09-29 Off 0 0 Right Shoulder Cartilage Injury Labrum -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2015 BAL $400,000
2014 BAL $3,200,000
2013 BAL $2,200,000
2012 BAL $1,350,000
2011 TEX $1,251,000
2010 TEX $426,700
2009 NYN $406,000
2008 ANA $390,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
6 yrPrevious$6,023,700
2011Current$3,200,000
7 yrPvs + Cur$9,223,700
1 yrFuture$400,000
8 yrTotal$9,623,700

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
5 y 103 dBeverly Hills Sports Council2 years/$5.8M (2013-14), 2015 option

Details
  • 2 years/$5.8M (2013-14), plus 2015 club option. 13:$2.2M, 14:$3.2M, 15:$4.25M club option, $0.4M buyout.
  • 1 year/$1.35M (2012). Signed by Baltimore 1/17/12 (avoided arbitration).
  • 1 year/$1.251M (2011). Re-signed by Texas 1/23/11 (avoided arbitration, $1.4M-$1.05M). Claimed by Baltimore off waivers from Texas 11/2/11.
  • 1 year/$426,700 (2010). Re-signed by Texas 3/4/10
  • 1 year/$0.406M (2009). Selected by Mets from LA Angles in Rule 5 draft 12/11/08. Signed by Mets 3/2/09 (split contract). Claimed by Texas off waivers 4/22/09 after being DFA by Mets 4/18/09
  • 1 year/$0.39M (2008). Contract purchased by LA Angels 3/29/08.
  • Signed 6/06 as an amateur free agent.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .267 .317 .499 .282
11 vs R (Multi) .176 .243 .271 .192
18 Split (Multi) .091 .073 .228 .089
19 LgAvg (Multi) .010 .024 .026 .019
30 vs L (2013) .309 .367 .556 .316
31 vs R (2013) .154 .219 .224 .169
38 Split (2013) .155 .147 .332 .147
39 LgAvg (2013) .010 .022 .028 .019

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BP Articles

Darren O'Day is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Throw Hard or Go HomeKevin Goldstein2009-09-03
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: TA-letteChristina Kahrl2009-08-20
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: The Faltering Breeze in TexasChristina Kahrl2009-07-08
Transaction Analysis: AL West MovesChristina Kahrl2009-06-25
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: Texas LeatherJoe Sheehan2009-05-19
This article requires BP Premium accessOn the Beat: Winter Meetings WrapJohn Perrotto2008-12-12
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: The 2008 Rule 5 DraftKevin Goldstein2008-12-11
Transaction of the Day: Three-Way MayhemChristina Kahrl2008-12-11
Every Given Sunday: Winter Meetings PreviewJohn Perrotto2008-12-07
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: AL October RoundupChristina Kahrl2008-11-03
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: West by CentralChristina Kahrl2008-09-14
Transaction Analysis: Drama-Free Turnover?Christina Kahrl2008-05-14
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit List: Overwhelmingly Neutral, Like SwitzerlandJay Jaffe2008-05-02
This article requires BP Premium accessEvery Given Sunday: The NRIs Who Made ItJohn Perrotto2008-04-06


BP Chats

DateQuestionAnswer
2013-06-04 13:00:00 (link to chat)Who would close in Baltimore if Jim Johnson were to lose the job?
(bobbykester from dc)
My guess is Darren O'Day. Don't sleep on Tommy Hunter who now throws 97-99 as an RP. (Paul Sporer)
2011-02-22 13:00:00 (link to chat)How close is Cody Eppley to Darren O'Day pitching wise?
(Jason Parks from Hell)
About 1 inch (Jason Parks)


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