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2019 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 41)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date7-11-1977
Height6' 4"
Weight220 lbs
Age42 years, 2 months, 11 days
BatsL
ThrowsL
0.32015
-0.72016
2017
2018
-0.12019
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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
2003 COL MLB 75 0 58.3 4 1 1 58 12 40 5 112 8.9 1.9 0.8 6.2 0% .293 1.20 3.53 3.70 96 4.84 101.4 0.3
2004 COL MLB 64 0 40.7 1 2 0 45 26 20 1 115 10.0 5.8 0.2 4.4 0% .321 1.75 4.42 7.52 119 7.69 158.6 -0.9
2005 ARI 0 29 0 14.3 1 1 2 19 11 11 2 107 11.9 6.9 1.3 6.9 0% .347 2.09 5.77 9.42 106 5.72 123.0 0.0
2005 COL 0 3 0 2.0 0 0 0 7 0 1 0 114 31.5 0.0 0.0 4.5 0% .583 3.50 1.98 22.50 106 7.79 167.6 -0.1
2006 BOS MLB 27 0 16.7 1 0 1 13 10 11 1 106 7.0 5.4 0.5 5.9 0% .267 1.38 4.80 2.70 102 5.47 111.4 0.0
2007 BOS MLB 61 0 40.7 2 1 0 36 18 26 2 103 8.0 4.0 0.4 5.8 0% .274 1.33 4.28 3.10 104 5.02 103.8 0.2
2008 BOS MLB 70 0 59.3 2 0 0 53 27 38 4 109 8.0 4.1 0.6 5.8 0% .278 1.35 4.22 2.43 106 5.13 109.4 0.2
2009 BOS MLB 14 0 11.7 0 2 0 20 9 5 1 110 15.4 6.9 0.8 3.9 0% .404 2.49 6.22 9.26 137 8.68 186.1 -0.5
2010 PIT 0 50 0 38.7 2 2 0 39 18 22 2 95 9.1 4.2 0.5 5.1 0% .303 1.47 4.18 2.79 115 5.91 133.4 -0.5
2010 SFN 0 27 0 19.0 2 0 0 11 2 16 0 89 5.2 0.9 0.0 7.6 0% .216 0.68 1.73 1.42 92 3.77 85.1 0.2
2011 SFN MLB 70 0 53.0 5 2 1 42 26 40 0 89 7.1 4.4 0.0 6.8 0% .275 1.28 3.12 2.72 101 4.58 106.4 0.1
2012 SFN MLB 70 0 36.0 3 0 7 37 14 28 1 95 9.3 3.5 0.3 7.0 0% .327 1.42 3.10 2.50 102 4.61 105.7 0.1
2013 SFN MLB 69 0 39.3 4 2 1 30 12 37 1 98 6.9 2.7 0.2 8.5 0% .261 1.07 2.38 1.83 88 3.20 76.6 0.7
2014 SFN MLB 65 0 37.7 1 1 0 31 19 22 2 99 7.4 4.5 0.5 5.3 0% .238 1.33 4.29 3.11 114 4.96 121.7 -0.2
2015 SFN MLB 77 0 39.3 1 0 0 19 16 26 1 89 4.3 3.7 0.2 5.9 0% .173 0.89 3.38 1.60 102 4.11 96.0 0.3
2016 SFN MLB 68 0 26.7 1 3 1 24 15 15 3 94 8.1 5.1 1.0 5.1 64% .253 1.46 5.43 4.05 119 7.12 157.5 -0.7
2005 TOT MLB 32 0 16.3 1 1 2 26 11 12 2 108 14.3 6.1 1.1 6.6 0% .000 2.27 5.31 11.02 106 5.97 128.5 -0.1
2010 TOT MLB 77 0 57.7 4 2 0 50 20 38 2 93 7.8 3.1 0.3 5.9 0% .000 1.21 3.37 2.34 109 5.20 117.5 -0.2
CareerMLB8390533.3301714484235358261018.24.00.46.060%.2881.353.853.481065.19114.4-0.7

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-
1998 SBN A MDW 16 9 44.0 2 4 0 60 30 31 2 12.3 6.1 0.4 6.3 0% -.921 2.05 4.77 6.55 0 0.00 0.0
1999 SBN A MDW 20 20 99.0 4 6 0 122 43 70 9 11.1 3.9 0.8 6.4 0% -.926 1.67 4.81 6.00 0 0.00 0.0
2000 HDS A+ CLF 30 21 136.3 4 8 2 152 57 98 14 10.0 3.8 0.9 6.5 0% -.817 1.53 4.83 5.22 0 0.00 0.0
2001 LNC A+ CLF 17 0 24.0 1 3 1 30 5 18 2 11.3 1.9 0.8 6.8 0% -1.120 1.46 3.96 2.63 0 0.00 0.0
2001 ELP AA TXS 22 1 40.0 1 0 0 64 14 21 6 14.4 3.2 1.4 4.7 0% -1.349 1.95 5.62 7.43 0 0.00 0.0
2002 ELP AA TXS 61 0 46.3 2 2 6 34 16 47 3 6.6 3.1 0.6 9.1 0% .258 1.08 2.91 2.72 0 0.00 0.0
2003 COL MLB NL 75 0 58.3 4 1 1 58 12 40 5 112 8.9 1.9 0.8 6.2 0% .293 1.20 3.53 3.70 96 4.84 101.4
2003 Her Wnt MPL 7 0 5.0 0 0 0 5 1 4 1 9.0 1.8 1.8 7.2 0% -.667 1.20 4.16 1.80 0 0.00 0.0
2004 COL MLB NL 64 0 40.7 1 2 0 45 26 20 1 115 10.0 5.8 0.2 4.4 0% .321 1.75 4.42 7.52 119 7.69 158.6
2004 CSP AAA PCL 8 0 9.0 0 1 0 10 2 9 2 10.0 2.0 2.0 9.0 0% .348 1.33 5.06 4.00 0 0.00 0.0
2005 ARI MLB NL 29 0 14.3 1 1 2 19 11 11 2 107 11.9 6.9 1.3 6.9 0% .347 2.09 5.77 9.42 106 5.72 123.0
2005 COL MLB NL 3 0 2.0 0 0 0 7 0 1 0 114 31.5 0.0 0.0 4.5 0% .583 3.50 1.98 22.50 106 7.79 167.6
2005 TUC AAA PCL 27 0 24.3 0 1 2 17 12 16 0 86 6.3 4.4 0.0 5.9 0% -.586 1.19 3.80 2.22 89 3.04 60.0
2006 BOS MLB AL 27 0 16.7 1 0 1 13 10 11 1 106 7.0 5.4 0.5 5.9 0% .267 1.38 4.80 2.70 102 5.47 111.4
2006 CHR AAA INT 26 0 33.0 2 1 12 28 6 26 1 93 7.6 1.6 0.3 7.1 0% .293 1.03 2.53 0.55 86 4.83 101.4
2006 PAW AAA INT 13 0 16.0 0 0 4 20 8 12 1 98 11.3 4.5 0.6 6.8 0% .339 1.75 4.07 5.06 87 5.34 112.1
2007 BOS MLB AL 61 0 40.7 2 1 0 36 18 26 2 103 8.0 4.0 0.4 5.8 0% .274 1.33 4.28 3.10 104 5.02 103.8
2007 PAW AAA INT 17 0 16.7 2 1 0 19 8 15 0 95 10.2 4.3 0.0 8.1 0% .373 1.62 3.17 3.77 85 4.86 99.8
2008 BOS MLB AL 70 0 59.3 2 0 0 53 27 38 4 109 8.0 4.1 0.6 5.8 0% .278 1.35 4.22 2.43 106 5.13 109.4
2009 BOS MLB AL 14 0 11.7 0 2 0 20 9 5 1 110 15.4 6.9 0.8 3.9 0% .404 2.49 6.22 9.26 137 8.68 186.1
2009 PAW AAA INT 38 0 39.7 1 1 0 35 13 23 2 100 7.9 2.9 0.5 5.2 0% .275 1.21 3.70 3.17 102 4.49 94.5
2010 PIT MLB NL 50 0 38.7 2 2 0 39 18 22 2 95 9.1 4.2 0.5 5.1 0% .303 1.47 4.18 2.79 115 5.91 133.4
2010 SFN MLB NL 27 0 19.0 2 0 0 11 2 16 0 89 5.2 0.9 0.0 7.6 0% .216 0.68 1.73 1.42 92 3.77 85.1
2011 SFN MLB NL 70 0 53.0 5 2 1 42 26 40 0 89 7.1 4.4 0.0 6.8 0% .275 1.28 3.12 2.72 101 4.58 106.4
2012 SFN MLB NL 70 0 36.0 3 0 7 37 14 28 1 95 9.3 3.5 0.3 7.0 0% .327 1.42 3.10 2.50 102 4.61 105.7
2013 SFN MLB NL 69 0 39.3 4 2 1 30 12 37 1 98 6.9 2.7 0.2 8.5 0% .261 1.07 2.38 1.83 88 3.20 76.6
2014 SFN MLB NL 65 0 37.7 1 1 0 31 19 22 2 99 7.4 4.5 0.5 5.3 0% .238 1.33 4.29 3.11 114 4.96 121.7
2015 SFN MLB NL 77 0 39.3 1 0 0 19 16 26 1 89 4.3 3.7 0.2 5.9 0% .173 0.89 3.38 1.60 102 4.11 96.0
2016 SFN MLB NL 68 0 26.7 1 3 1 24 15 15 3 94 8.1 5.1 1.0 5.1 64% .253 1.46 5.43 4.05 119 7.12 157.5

Plate Discipline

YEAR Pits Zone% Swing% Contact% Z-Swing% O-Swing% Z-Contact% O-Contact% SwStr%
2008 913 0.5126 0.4502 0.7835 0.5962 0.2966 0.8244 0.6970 0.2165
2009 239 0.4937 0.3724 0.7978 0.5593 0.1901 0.8333 0.6957 0.2022
2010 836 0.4773 0.4522 0.7989 0.5990 0.3181 0.8787 0.6619 0.2011
2011 780 0.3872 0.4679 0.7507 0.6556 0.3494 0.8939 0.5808 0.2493
2012 556 0.4406 0.4514 0.7410 0.6163 0.3215 0.8411 0.5900 0.2590
2013 598 0.4047 0.4599 0.7200 0.5826 0.3764 0.8369 0.5970 0.2800
2014 574 0.4233 0.4582 0.8061 0.6132 0.3444 0.9060 0.6754 0.1939
2015 530 0.3623 0.4509 0.7866 0.6406 0.3432 0.8862 0.6810 0.2134
2016 441 0.3764 0.4172 0.8370 0.6506 0.2764 0.9167 0.7237 0.1630
Career54670.43440.44910.77750.61450.32190.86810.65150.2225

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
2013-02-18 2013-03-01 Camp 11 0 Left Hand Contusion Ground Ball - -
2009-06-05 2009-06-20 Minors 15 0 Left Shoulder Inflammation Biceps Tendinitis -
2001-05-30 2001-06-24 Minors 25 0 Right Elbow Contusion - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2016 SFN $5,000,000
2015 SFN $4,000,000
2014 SFN $4,000,000
2013 SFN $4,250,000
2012 SFN $4,250,000
2011 SFN $2,375,000
2010 PIT $775,000
2009 BOS $1,350,000
2008 BOS $840,000
2007 BOS $402,500
2005 COL $321,000
2004 COL $317,500
2003 COL $300,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
13 yrPrevious$28,181,000
13 yrTotal$28,181,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
11 y 167 dMeister Sports3 years/$13M (2014-16)

Details
  • 3 years/$13M (2014-16). Re-signed by San Francisco as a free agent 11/13. 14:$4M, 15:$4M, 16:$5M. May earn $0.5M in performance bonuses based on appearances. Retired 2/17.
  • 2 years/$8.5M (2012-13). Signed extension with San Francisco 10/30/11. 12:$4.25M, 13:$4.25M.
  • 1 year/$2.375M (2011). Re-signed by San Francisco 1/20/11 (avoided arbitration, $2.875M-$2M). Performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 55, 60 innings pitched.
  • 1 year/$0.775M (2010). Signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 12/18/09. May earn $0.55M in performance bonuses for games 35-70. Acquired by San Francisco in trade from Pittsburgh 7/31/10.
  • 1 year/$1.35M (2009). Re-signed by Boston 1/20/09 (avoided arbitration). DFA by Boston 5/10/09, sent outright to Triple-A 5/15/09.
  • 1 year/$0.84M (2008). Re-signed by Boston 1/18/08 (avoided arbitration). Performance bonuses: $10,000 each for 65, 70 games.
  • 1 year/$0.4025M (2007). Renewed by Boston 3/07.
  • 1 year (2006). Signed by Chicago White Sox as a free agent 1/06 (minor-league contract). Acquired by Boston in trade from Chicago White Sox 6/15/06.
  • 1 year/$0.321M (2005). Claimed by Arizona off waivers from Colorado 4/05. DFA by Arizona 7/05.
  • 1 year/$0.3175M (2004). Re-signed by Colorado 2/04.
  • 1 year/$0.3M (2003). Selected by Boston from Arizona in Rule 5 draft 12/02. Acquired by Colorado in trade from Boston 3/03.
  • Drafted by Arizona 1998 (4-133) (Virginia).

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
90o 6.5 2.2 5.2 115 0 52.4 39 22 33 4 .228 1.17 3.69 4.07 3.4 0.4
80o 5.5 1.8 4.3 100 0 45.7 37 21 29 4 .244 1.27 4.09 4.52 0.2 0.0
70o 4.9 1.5 3.7 90 0 41.0 35 20 26 3 .256 1.36 4.39 4.85 -1.7 -0.2
60o 4.3 1.3 3.3 82 0 37.1 34 19 24 3 .266 1.43 4.64 5.13 -2.9 -0.3
50o 3.9 1.1 2.9 74 0 33.6 32 18 21 3 .275 1.50 4.89 5.41 -3.9 -0.4
40o 3.4 0.9 2.5 66 0 30.2 30 17 19 3 .284 1.57 5.14 5.69 -4.7 -0.5
30o 3 0.8 2.1 58 0 26.6 28 16 17 3 .295 1.65 5.41 6 -5.2 -0.6
20o 2.5 0.6 1.7 50 0 22.6 25 14 14 2 .307 1.75 5.74 6.36 -5.5 -0.6
10o 1.8 0.4 1.2 38 0 17.3 21 12 11 2 .323 1.89 6.20 6.89 -5.5 -0.6
Weighted Mean3.81.12.872032.83118213.2721.484.855.36-3.6-0.4

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