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James Baldwin PWhite Sox

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Career Summary
Years G IP W L SV ERA WARP
16 266 1322.7 79 74 2 5.01 4.6
Birth Date7-15-1971
Height6' 3"
Weight210 lbs
Age48 years, 3 months, 2 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
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.
Multiple stints are are currently shownClick to hide.
YEAR Team Lg G GS IP W L SV H BB SO HR PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA DRA- WARP
1995 CHA MLB 6 4 14.7 0 1 0 32 9 10 6 101 19.6 5.5 3.7 6.1 0% .464 2.80 8.93 12.89 134 10.07 206.2 -0.7
1996 CHA MLB 28 28 169.0 11 6 0 168 57 127 24 95 8.9 3.0 1.3 6.8 0% .284 1.33 4.67 4.42 105 4.48 88.4 2.9
1997 CHA MLB 32 32 200.0 12 15 0 205 83 140 19 96 9.2 3.7 0.9 6.3 0% .294 1.44 4.29 5.27 112 5.35 111.4 1.1
1998 CHA MLB 37 24 159.0 13 6 0 176 60 108 18 99 10.0 3.4 1.0 6.1 0% .306 1.48 4.65 5.32 113 5.66 117.2 0.3
1999 CHA MLB 35 33 199.3 12 13 0 219 81 123 34 99 9.9 3.7 1.5 5.6 0% .289 1.51 5.50 5.10 107 5.37 104.4 2.0
2000 CHA MLB 29 28 178.0 14 7 0 185 59 116 34 90 9.4 3.0 1.7 5.9 0% .279 1.37 5.53 4.65 106 5.64 108.5 1.3
2001 CHA 0 17 16 95.7 7 5 0 109 38 42 15 103 10.3 3.6 1.4 4.0 0% .283 1.54 5.57 4.61 118 6.45 133.8 -0.7
2001 LAN 0 12 12 79.3 3 6 0 82 25 53 10 97 9.3 2.8 1.1 6.0 0% .298 1.35 4.36 4.20 111 5.01 104.0 0.7
2002 SEA MLB 30 23 150.0 7 10 0 179 49 88 26 94 10.7 2.9 1.6 5.3 0% .311 1.52 5.25 5.28 113 5.97 128.0 -0.7
2003 MIN MLB 10 0 15.0 0 1 1 21 4 7 6 102 12.6 2.4 3.6 4.2 0% .288 1.67 8.15 5.40 102 4.74 99.3 0.1
2004 NYN MLB 2 2 6.0 0 2 0 13 5 1 3 97 19.5 7.5 4.5 1.5 0% .385 3.00 12.11 15.00 134 8.41 173.5 -0.2
2005 BAL 0 20 0 39.3 0 0 0 36 9 20 5 102 8.2 2.1 1.1 4.6 0% .246 1.14 4.52 3.20 131 7.60 163.6 -0.9
2005 TEX 0 8 0 17.3 0 2 1 18 7 9 3 112 9.3 3.6 1.6 4.7 0% .268 1.44 5.64 5.19 134 8.89 191.3 -0.7
2001 TOT MLB 29 28 175.0 10 11 0 191 63 95 25 100 9.8 3.2 1.3 4.9 0% .000 1.45 5.02 4.42 115 5.80 120.3 0.0
2005 TOT MLB 28 0 56.7 0 2 1 54 16 29 8 105 8.6 2.5 1.3 4.6 0% .000 1.24 4.86 3.81 132 8.00 172.1 -1.6
CareerMLB2662021322.7797421443486844203979.83.31.45.742%.2941.465.095.011115.62114.64.6

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.
Minor league stats are currently shownClick to hide.
YEAR Team Lg LG G GS IP W L SV H BB SO HR PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA DRA-
1991 UTI A- NYP 7 7 37.3 1 4 0 40 27 23 0 9.7 6.5 0.0 5.5 0% .000 1.80 4.09 5.31 0 0.00 0.0
1992 SBN A MDW 21 21 137.7 9 5 0 118 45 137 6 7.7 2.9 0.4 9.0 0% .000 1.18 2.71 2.42 0 0.00 0.0
1992 SAR A+ FSL 6 6 37.7 1 2 0 31 7 39 2 7.4 1.7 0.5 9.3 0% .000 1.01 2.12 2.86 0 0.00 0.0
1993 BIR AA SOU 17 17 120.0 8 5 0 94 43 107 6 7.1 3.2 0.5 8.0 0% .000 1.14 3.11 2.25 0 0.00 0.0
1993 NAS AAA AA 10 10 69.0 5 4 0 43 36 61 5 5.6 4.7 0.7 8.0 0% .000 1.14 3.92 2.61 0 0.00 0.0
1994 NAS AAA AA 26 26 162.0 12 6 0 144 83 156 14 8.0 4.6 0.8 8.7 0% .000 1.40 4.09 3.72 0 0.00 0.0
1995 CHA MLB AL 6 4 14.7 0 1 0 32 9 10 6 101 19.6 5.5 3.7 6.1 0% .464 2.80 8.93 12.89 134 10.07 206.2
1995 NAS AAA AA 18 18 95.3 5 9 0 120 44 89 27 11.3 4.2 2.5 8.4 0% .000 1.72 6.38 5.86 0 0.00 0.0
1996 CHA MLB AL 28 28 169.0 11 6 0 168 57 127 24 95 8.9 3.0 1.3 6.8 0% .284 1.33 4.67 4.42 105 4.48 88.4
1996 NAS AAA AA 2 2 14.0 1 1 0 5 4 15 0 3.2 2.6 0.0 9.6 0% .000 0.64 1.72 0.64 0 0.00 0.0
1997 CHA MLB AL 32 32 200.0 12 15 0 205 83 140 19 96 9.2 3.7 0.9 6.3 0% .294 1.44 4.29 5.27 112 5.35 111.4
1998 CHA MLB AL 37 24 159.0 13 6 0 176 60 108 18 99 10.0 3.4 1.0 6.1 0% .306 1.48 4.65 5.32 113 5.66 117.2
1999 CHA MLB AL 35 33 199.3 12 13 0 219 81 123 34 99 9.9 3.7 1.5 5.6 0% .289 1.51 5.50 5.10 107 5.37 104.4
2000 CHA MLB AL 29 28 178.0 14 7 0 185 59 116 34 90 9.4 3.0 1.7 5.9 0% .279 1.37 5.53 4.65 106 5.64 108.5
2001 CHA MLB AL 17 16 95.7 7 5 0 109 38 42 15 103 10.3 3.6 1.4 4.0 0% .283 1.54 5.57 4.61 118 6.45 133.8
2001 LAN MLB NL 12 12 79.3 3 6 0 82 25 53 10 97 9.3 2.8 1.1 6.0 0% .298 1.35 4.36 4.20 111 5.01 104.0
2001 CHR AAA INT 2 2 12.0 1 0 0 12 2 11 2 9.0 1.5 1.5 8.3 0% -.667 1.17 3.99 5.25 0 0.00 0.0
2002 SEA MLB AL 30 23 150.0 7 10 0 179 49 88 26 94 10.7 2.9 1.6 5.3 0% .311 1.52 5.25 5.28 113 5.97 128.0
2003 MIN MLB AL 10 0 15.0 0 1 1 21 4 7 6 102 12.6 2.4 3.6 4.2 0% .288 1.67 8.15 5.40 102 4.74 99.3
2003 OMA AAA PCL 8 8 46.3 3 2 0 48 13 24 3 9.3 2.5 0.6 4.7 0% .287 1.32 4.14 4.08 0 0.00 0.0
2003 ROC AAA INT 5 5 29.7 0 2 0 25 3 18 2 7.6 0.9 0.6 5.5 0% .253 0.94 3.25 2.42 0 0.00 0.0
2004 NYN MLB NL 2 2 6.0 0 2 0 13 5 1 3 97 19.5 7.5 4.5 1.5 0% .385 3.00 12.11 15.00 134 8.41 173.5
2004 NOR AAA INT 5 5 31.0 3 2 0 34 5 24 3 9.9 1.5 0.9 7.0 0% .320 1.26 3.64 2.90 0 0.00 0.0
2004 TOL AAA INT 18 16 115.7 5 7 1 110 20 61 12 8.6 1.6 0.9 4.7 0% .268 1.12 4.14 3.73 0 0.00 0.0
2005 BAL MLB AL 20 0 39.3 0 0 0 36 9 20 5 102 8.2 2.1 1.1 4.6 0% .246 1.14 4.52 3.20 131 7.60 163.6
2005 TEX MLB AL 8 0 17.3 0 2 1 18 7 9 3 112 9.3 3.6 1.6 4.7 0% .268 1.44 5.64 5.19 134 8.89 191.3
2005 OTT AAA INT 8 8 47.0 3 2 0 52 4 25 6 95 10.0 0.8 1.1 4.8 0% -1.243 1.19 4.18 4.60 96 4.26 84.0
2006 SYR AAA INT 2 0 2.0 0 0 0 4 0 1 1 118 18.0 0.0 4.5 4.5 0% .231 2.00 8.57 4.50 109 4.89 102.6

Plate Discipline

YEAR Pits Zone% Swing% Contact% Z-Swing% O-Swing% Z-Contact% O-Contact% SwStr%

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
2006-04-13 2006-04-22 Minors 9 0 Not Disclosed -
2001-08-11 2001-08-18 DTD 7 6 - Trunk Strain Ribcage - -
2001-04-02 2001-04-21 15-DL 19 15 Right Shoulder Recovery From Surgery 2000-10-20 -
2000-10-20 2000-10-20 Off 0 0 Right Shoulder Surgery Bone Spur 2000-10-20 -
2000-09-09 2000-09-27 DTD 18 16 Right Shoulder Inflammation -
2000-08-18 2000-08-29 DTD 11 10 Right Shoulder Inflammation - -
2000-04-13 2000-04-23 DTD 10 8 - Trunk Contusion Ribs Batted Ball - -
1999-03-17 1999-03-17 Camp 0 0 - Ankle Sprain - -
1998-08-17 1998-08-26 DTD 9 9 Right Thigh Strain Hamstring - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2002 SEA $1,250,000
2001 CHA, LAN $5,950,000
2000 CHA $3,300,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
3 yrPrevious$10,500,000
3 yrTotal$10,500,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
8 y 56 dRex Gary

Details
  • sent to minor-league camp 3/06 signed as a free agent from BAL 1/06 (minor-league contract)
  • claimed off waivers from TEX 8/05 designated for assignment 8/05 claimed off waivers from BAL 7/05 contract purchased 5/05 signed as a free agent from DT 1/05 (minor-league contract) contract purchased 5/04 Triple-A 3/04 signed as a free agent from MIN 2/04 (minor-league contract)
  • sent outright to Triple-A 8/03 contract purchased 7/03 signed as a free agent from KC 6/03 (minor-league contract) signed as a free agent from SEA 1/03, 1 year/$0.575M (minor-league contract)
  • SEA declined 03 option 10/02
  • 1 year/$1.25M (02)+$4M club option
  • 02:c$1.75M in bonuses
  • acquired in trade from CWS 7/01 (CWS pay $0.5M of remaining $2M salary
  • LA pays $1.5M) 01:1 year/$5.95M

2019 Preseason Forecast

Last Update: 1/27/2017 12:35 ET

PCT W L SV G GS IP H BB SO HR BABIP WHIP ERA DRA VORP WARP
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