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Career Summary
Years G IP W L SV ERA WARP
7 82 454.7 25 36 0 5.50 -8.2
Birth Date4-27-1978
Height6' 3"
Weight185 lbs
Age41 years, 3 months, 26 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.
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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
2002 KCA MLB 12 12 74.3 4 4 0 79 22 45 8 110 9.6 2.7 1.0 5.4 0% .296 1.36 4.17 4.36 111 6.31 135.4 -0.6
2003 KCA MLB 16 16 91.7 7 5 0 87 37 48 9 102 8.5 3.6 0.9 4.7 0% .263 1.35 4.72 4.61 116 6.80 142.6 -1.1
2005 KCA MLB 29 29 159.7 8 14 0 172 70 88 18 104 9.7 3.9 1.0 5.0 0% .294 1.52 4.85 5.52 118 7.26 156.2 -3.1
2006 KCA MLB 21 21 109.7 6 10 0 145 48 50 22 115 11.9 3.9 1.8 4.1 0% .322 1.76 6.36 6.48 130 8.61 175.3 -3.3
2008 HOU MLB 4 4 19.3 0 3 0 32 11 15 4 100 14.9 5.1 1.9 7.0 0% .412 2.22 5.94 8.38 117 6.02 128.4 -0.1
CareerMLB8282454.7253605151882466110710.23.71.24.942%.3011.555.125.501207.28153.5-8.2

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.
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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-
2002 KCA MLB AL 12 12 74.3 4 4 0 79 22 45 8 110 9.6 2.7 1.0 5.4 0% .296 1.36 4.17 4.36 111 6.31 135.4
2003 KCA MLB AL 16 16 91.7 7 5 0 87 37 48 9 102 8.5 3.6 0.9 4.7 0% .263 1.35 4.72 4.61 116 6.80 142.6
2005 KCA MLB AL 29 29 159.7 8 14 0 172 70 88 18 104 9.7 3.9 1.0 5.0 0% .294 1.52 4.85 5.52 118 7.26 156.2
2006 KCA MLB AL 21 21 109.7 6 10 0 145 48 50 22 115 11.9 3.9 1.8 4.1 0% .322 1.76 6.36 6.48 130 8.61 175.3
2008 HOU MLB NL 4 4 19.3 0 3 0 32 11 15 4 100 14.9 5.1 1.9 7.0 0% .412 2.22 5.94 8.38 117 6.02 128.4
2011 ESC Wnt LID 7 0 13.3 0 0 0 13 4 15 1 8.8 2.7 0.7 10.1 0% .324 1.28 2.91 5.40 0 0.00 0.0
2012 ESC Wnt DWL 15 2 23.0 2 0 0 27 7 13 0 10.6 2.7 0.0 5.1 0% .351 1.48 3.18 2.74 0 0.00 0.0

Plate Discipline

YEAR Pits Zone% Swing% Contact% Z-Swing% O-Swing% Z-Contact% O-Contact% SwStr%
2008 348 0.4943 0.4713 0.8232 0.6105 0.3352 0.8571 0.7627 0.1768
Career3480.49430.47130.82320.61050.33520.85710.76270.1768

Injury History  —  No longer being updated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
2007-04-22 2007-05-07 Minors 15 0 - Not Disclosed - -
2006-04-02 2006-04-09 Minors 7 0 - General Medical Lack of Conditioning - -
2005-08-22 2005-09-06 15-DL 15 13 Low Back Strain -
2004-04-04 2004-10-04 60-DL 183 162 Right Elbow Recovery From Surgery Tommy John Surgery 2003-09-05
2003-08-17 2003-09-28 15-DL 42 40 Right Elbow Surgery Tommy John Surgery 2003-09-05
2003-05-17 2003-07-11 15-DL 55 49 Right Elbow Inflammation -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2006 KCA $1,225,000
2005 KCA $325,000
2004 KCA $305,500
2003 KCA $305,500
YearsDescriptionSalary
4 yrPrevious$2,161,000
4 yrTotal$2,161,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
4 y 11 dScott Boras

Details
  • signed for 2009 in Korea
  • sent outright to Triple-A 9/2/08 optioned to Triple-A 7/28/08 recalled 7/21/08 optioned to Triple-A 7/8/08 contract purchased 6/26/08 sent to minor-league camp 3/26/08 signed as a free agent from PIT 1/18/08 (minor-league contract)
  • signed as a free agent from NYY 7/19/07 (minor-league contract)
  • released (by NYY 7/07
  • signed as a free agent from BOS 6/1/07 (minor-league contract) (opted out of contract with BOS 5/31/07)
  • signed as a free agent from KC 12/06, 1 year/$0.655M (07)+$1.5M bonuses (games finished) (minor-league contract)
  • designated for assignment, released 12/06 recalled 7/06 optioned to Triple-A 4/06 avoided arbitration 1/06, 1 year/$1.225M (06)+$40K bonuses ($15K 190 innings pitched, $25K 200 innings pitched)
  • renewed 3/05, 1 year/$0.325M (05) 1 year/$0.3055M (04)
  • optioned to Triple-A 8/03
  • 1 year/$0.3055M (03) 3/03
  • recalled 8/02 optioned Double-A 7/02 contract purchased 7/02
  • amateur free agent-Dominican Republic 1/98

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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DateQuestionAnswer
2014-07-24 19:00:00 (link to chat)Who has your favourite name to say? Who has your favourite other people say? Past present or future!
(otirol from Southern Ontario)
Currently it's Arismendy Alcántara, all time is a toughie, but:
Eugenio Velez
Placido Polanco
Vladimir Guerrero
Raimel Tapia
Runelvys Hernandez


are a few of my all time favorites. (Mauricio Rubio)


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