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Career Summary
Years G IP W L SV ERA WARP
17 456 836.3 43 47 5 5.03 -3.2
Birth Date12-3-1977
Height6' 2"
Weight225 lbs
Age41 years, 9 months, 19 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
1999 KCA MLB 1 0 2.3 0 0 0 1 1 3 0 98 3.9 3.9 0.0 11.6 0% .200 0.86 1.90 0.00 111 5.23 101.7 0.0
2000 KCA MLB 16 16 72.3 2 5 0 91 43 37 14 92 11.3 5.4 1.7 4.6 0% .302 1.85 6.49 8.21 132 8.77 168.7 -1.8
2001 KCA MLB 29 29 179.0 9 16 0 201 58 95 26 104 10.1 2.9 1.3 4.8 0% .298 1.45 5.07 4.93 117 6.04 125.3 -0.4
2002 KCA MLB 2 2 8.3 0 1 0 13 4 5 3 108 14.0 4.3 3.2 5.4 0% .333 2.04 8.33 11.88 119 7.47 160.3 -0.2
2003 CLE MLB 3 1 8.7 0 1 0 18 3 8 2 98 18.7 3.1 2.1 8.3 0% .500 2.42 5.28 7.27 96 3.79 79.5 0.2
2004 ARI 0 7 0 9.3 1 1 0 9 11 10 1 98 8.7 10.6 1.0 9.6 0% .276 2.14 6.05 8.68 116 6.13 126.4 0.0
2004 CLE 0 17 8 51.3 5 6 0 63 24 38 10 104 11.0 4.2 1.8 6.7 0% .325 1.69 5.84 6.66 112 5.56 114.6 0.1
2006 DET MLB 3 0 6.0 0 0 0 6 0 3 1 110 9.0 0.0 1.5 4.5 0% .250 1.00 4.35 1.50 100 4.66 94.9 0.1
2007 DET MLB 36 19 127.7 8 7 1 133 49 66 21 102 9.4 3.5 1.5 4.7 0% .269 1.43 5.74 4.72 119 6.79 140.4 -1.5
2008 PHI MLB 71 0 87.7 5 4 1 81 35 63 5 98 8.3 3.6 0.5 6.5 0% .295 1.32 3.74 2.87 101 4.54 96.8 0.8
2009 PHI MLB 59 0 69.7 2 2 2 56 47 62 8 97 7.2 6.1 1.0 8.0 0% .253 1.48 5.09 4.39 117 6.37 136.6 -0.9
2010 PHI MLB 64 0 68.7 4 1 0 63 27 63 7 93 8.3 3.5 0.9 8.3 0% .296 1.31 3.98 3.80 98 4.56 103.1 0.3
2011 CLE MLB 56 0 68.3 2 2 0 86 26 59 12 103 11.3 3.4 1.6 7.8 0% .339 1.64 4.88 5.53 105 4.76 110.7 0.0
2012 ATL MLB 76 0 61.0 4 1 1 52 28 49 9 100 7.7 4.1 1.3 7.2 0% .251 1.31 4.82 3.10 106 4.48 102.6 0.2
2013 PHI MLB 16 0 16.0 1 0 0 25 9 16 4 106 14.1 5.1 2.3 9.0 0% .404 2.13 5.95 9.00 97 4.21 100.7 0.1
2004 TOT MLB 24 8 60.7 6 7 0 72 35 48 11 103 10.7 5.2 1.6 7.1 0% .000 1.76 5.87 6.97 113 5.64 116.4 0.0
CareerMLB45675836.3434758983655771231009.73.91.36.244%.2961.515.135.031135.84123.1-3.2

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-
1997 LNS A MDW 26 26 144.7 5 8 0 157 53 116 15 9.8 3.3 0.9 7.2 0% .318 1.45 4.53 4.79 0 0.00 0.0
1998 WIL A+ CRL 26 26 147.7 10 7 0 126 59 162 10 7.7 3.6 0.6 9.9 0% -.496 1.25 3.27 2.92 0 0.00 0.0
1999 KCA MLB AL 1 0 2.3 0 0 0 1 1 3 0 98 3.9 3.9 0.0 11.6 0% .200 0.86 1.90 0.00 111 5.23 101.7
1999 WIC AA TXS 28 27 157.0 8 10 0 154 49 122 20 8.8 2.8 1.1 7.0 0% -.698 1.29 4.45 4.64 0 0.00 0.0
2000 KCA MLB AL 16 16 72.3 2 5 0 91 43 37 14 92 11.3 5.4 1.7 4.6 0% .302 1.85 6.49 8.21 132 8.77 168.7
2000 OMA AAA PCL 12 12 72.7 4 4 0 75 22 53 10 9.3 2.7 1.2 6.6 0% -.765 1.33 4.82 4.46 0 0.00 0.0
2001 KCA MLB AL 29 29 179.0 9 16 0 201 58 95 26 104 10.1 2.9 1.3 4.8 0% .298 1.45 5.07 4.93 117 6.04 125.3
2001 OMA AAA PCL 5 5 27.0 2 2 0 22 6 35 4 7.3 2.0 1.3 11.7 0% -.400 1.04 3.55 3.33 0 0.00 0.0
2002 KCA MLB AL 2 2 8.3 0 1 0 13 4 5 3 108 14.0 4.3 3.2 5.4 0% .333 2.04 8.33 11.88 119 7.47 160.3
2002 WIC AA TXS 3 1 5.3 0 0 0 5 4 6 1 8.5 6.8 1.7 10.2 0% .267 1.70 5.52 5.09 0 0.00 0.0
2002 OMA AAA PCL 1 1 1.7 0 1 0 4 0 2 0 21.2 0.0 0.0 10.6 0% .571 2.35 1.10 10.59 0 0.00 0.0
2003 CLE MLB AL 3 1 8.7 0 1 0 18 3 8 2 98 18.7 3.1 2.1 8.3 0% .500 2.42 5.28 7.27 96 3.79 79.5
2003 MHV A- NYP 2 2 12.0 1 1 0 9 3 8 1 6.8 2.3 0.8 6.0 0% .250 1.00 4.25 2.25 0 0.00 0.0
2003 AKR AA EAS 3 3 12.0 2 0 0 7 1 11 1 5.3 0.8 0.8 8.3 0% .194 0.67 3.27 1.50 0 0.00 0.0
2003 BUF AAA INT 10 10 58.7 3 6 0 51 16 64 9 7.8 2.5 1.4 9.8 0% .286 1.14 4.17 4.60 0 0.00 0.0
2004 ARI MLB NL 7 0 9.3 1 1 0 9 11 10 1 98 8.7 10.6 1.0 9.6 0% .276 2.14 6.05 8.68 116 6.13 126.4
2004 CLE MLB AL 17 8 51.3 5 6 0 63 24 38 10 104 11.0 4.2 1.8 6.7 0% .325 1.69 5.84 6.66 112 5.56 114.6
2004 BUF AAA INT 9 9 52.0 3 3 0 55 16 40 7 9.5 2.8 1.2 6.9 0% .304 1.37 4.39 3.46 0 0.00 0.0
2005 NWO AAA PCL 26 20 115.3 4 5 0 121 48 99 24 35 9.4 3.7 1.9 7.7 0% -.548 1.47 5.90 5.78 114 5.19 102.3
2006 DET MLB AL 3 0 6.0 0 0 0 6 0 3 1 110 9.0 0.0 1.5 4.5 0% .250 1.00 4.35 1.50 100 4.66 94.9
2006 TOL AAA INT 28 28 185.0 11 8 0 169 46 149 17 94 8.2 2.2 0.8 7.2 0% .279 1.16 3.60 3.11 97 4.33 91.0
2007 DET MLB AL 36 19 127.7 8 7 1 133 49 66 21 102 9.4 3.5 1.5 4.7 0% .269 1.43 5.74 4.72 119 6.79 140.4
2008 PHI MLB NL 71 0 87.7 5 4 1 81 35 63 5 98 8.3 3.6 0.5 6.5 0% .295 1.32 3.74 2.87 101 4.54 96.8
2009 PHI MLB NL 59 0 69.7 2 2 2 56 47 62 8 97 7.2 6.1 1.0 8.0 0% .253 1.48 5.09 4.39 117 6.37 136.6
2009 CLR A+ FSL 2 1 3.0 0 0 0 3 1 4 0 110 9.0 3.0 0.0 12.0 0% .375 1.33 1.52 0.00 78 3.85 81.0
2009 LEH AAA INT 1 1 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 101 9.0 0.0 0.0 9.0 0% .500 1.00 1.15 0.00 86 4.12 86.7
2010 PHI MLB NL 64 0 68.7 4 1 0 63 27 63 7 93 8.3 3.5 0.9 8.3 0% .296 1.31 3.98 3.80 98 4.56 103.1
2010 CLR A+ FSL 2 0 3.0 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 9.0 0% .000 0.00 1.43 0.00 0 0.00 0.0
2011 CLE MLB AL 56 0 68.3 2 2 0 86 26 59 12 103 11.3 3.4 1.6 7.8 0% .339 1.64 4.88 5.53 105 4.76 110.7
2012 ATL MLB NL 76 0 61.0 4 1 1 52 28 49 9 100 7.7 4.1 1.3 7.2 0% .251 1.31 4.82 3.10 106 4.48 102.6
2013 PHI MLB NL 16 0 16.0 1 0 0 25 9 16 4 106 14.1 5.1 2.3 9.0 0% .404 2.13 5.95 9.00 97 4.21 100.7

Plate Discipline

YEAR Pits Zone% Swing% Contact% Z-Swing% O-Swing% Z-Contact% O-Contact% SwStr%
2008 1364 0.4853 0.4252 0.8052 0.5937 0.2664 0.8550 0.7005 0.1948
2009 1242 0.4541 0.4010 0.7811 0.5691 0.2611 0.8162 0.7175 0.2189
2010 1205 0.4498 0.4232 0.7902 0.5904 0.2866 0.8625 0.6684 0.2098
2011 1211 0.4955 0.4624 0.7982 0.6250 0.3028 0.8747 0.6432 0.2018
2012 983 0.4446 0.4110 0.8045 0.6316 0.2344 0.8406 0.7266 0.1955
2013 328 0.4451 0.4909 0.7640 0.7534 0.2802 0.8273 0.6275 0.2360
Career63330.46600.42840.79400.60840.27190.84890.68700.2060

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
2010-06-24 2010-07-15 15-DL 21 18 Right Thigh Strain Hamstring -
2009-07-23 2009-08-10 15-DL 18 17 Right Shoulder Strain Latissimus Dorsi -
2009-03-02 2009-03-11 Camp 9 0 Right Thigh Soreness Hamstring -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2014 PHI $
2013 PHI $850,000
2012 ATL $900,000
2011 CLE $800,000
2010 PHI $2,125,000
2009 PHI $1,635,000
2008 PHI $900,000
2007 DET $385,000
2004 CLE $315,000
2002 KCA $275,000
2000 KCA $203,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
10 yrPrevious$8,388,000
10 yrTotal$8,388,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
8 y 164 dABC Sports1 year/$1.1M (2013), 2014 option

Details
  • 1 year/$1.1M (2013), plus 2014 club option. Signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 1/28/13. 13:$0.85M, 14:$1.5M club option, $0.25M buyout. Performance bonuses: $50,000 each for 55, 60, 65, 70 games. $50,000 each for 70, 75, 80 innings. Award bonuses. Released by Philadelphia 5/31/13. Retired 11/25/13.
  • 1 year/$0.9M (2012). Signed by Washington as a free agent 2/1/12 (minor-league contract). Released by Washington 4/2/12. Signed by Atlanta as a free agent 4/3/12.
  • 1 year/$0.8M (2011). Signed by Cleveland as a free agent 2/26/11. $1M in performance bonuses.
  • 1 year/$2.125M (2010). Re-signed by Philadelphia 1/19/10 (avoided arbitration)
  • 1 year/$1.635M (2009). Re-signed by Philadelphia 1/21/09 (avoided arbitration, $1.95M-$1.35M).
  • 1 year/$0.9M (2008). Signed by Philadelphia as a free agent 12/20/07
  • 1 year/$0.385M (2007). Re-signed by Detroit 3/07. Non-tendered by Detroit 12/12/07.
  • 1 year (2006). Signed as a free agent 1/06 (minor-league contract). Contract purchased 9/06
  • 1 year (2005). Signed by Washington 12/04 (minor-league contract)
  • 1 year/$0.315M (2004). Re-signed by Cleveland 3/04. DFA 5/04, contract purchased 7/04. Claimed off waivers by Arizona after being DFA 8/04. Signed as a free agent 9/04 (minor-league contract). Sent outright to AAA 10/04
  • 1 year (2003). Signed by Cleveland as a free agent (minor-league contract) 2/03
  • 1 year/$0.275M (2002). Signed by Kansas City 2/02 (split contract). Non-tendered by Kansas City 12/02
  • Drafted 1996 (3-79)

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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BP Chats

DateQuestionAnswer
2013-01-31 13:00:00 (link to chat)My saber oriented Philly friend is howling at Rueben Amaro's off-season moves: Mike Young, Delmon Young, John Lannan, Chad Durbin, and the artist formely known as Yuniesky. In your humble opinion, are the Phillies actually moving forward, slamming on the accelator while in reverse, or simply stuck in neutral?
(Paul from DC)
They're not moving forward, far from it. They're not slamming on the accelerator either. I think they're trying to push it out of a ditch, if I had to pick any one automotive analogy. This is what happens when you extend Ryan Howard so far before free agency and only notice the skills you want to notice. Of the moves mentioned, the Lannan move bothers me the least. Or the Yuni NRI just because it's an NRI. (Zachary Levine)
2009-11-02 15:00:00 (link to chat)Joe, do you think Manuel should have left Madson in for the ninth last night? Even if Lidge doesn't give up a run in the top of the ninth, the pitchers' spot is due up first in the bottom of the inning, so at most Lidge was going to pitch one inning. After that, the Phillies would had to have relied on Chad Durbin, Scott Eyre and company.
(philsfan from NYC)
Absolutely. He had no reason to take Madson out, and going to Lidge--whose "comeback" is fictional--actively damaged the Phillies' chances.

It would have been comical to see Phil Coke and Chad Durbin pitching in a tied World Series game. (Joe Sheehan)
2009-09-24 14:00:00 (link to chat)What are the Phillies to do for a closer?
(ted from media,pa)
Let's ask the bigger question: what are the Phillies to do for a bullpen? The focus on Brad Lidge in the ninth--and he looked terrible last night, seemingly unaware of where his slider would go and unwilling to use the fastball--has hidden the issue that there aren't very many good pitchers in that pen. Madson is a good pitcher, but then...Chad Durbin? Really? Will they get Eyre or Romero back, and if not, is Sergio Escalona now a key guy? I'm not sure the Phillies can get to four good relievers, and that's assuming Pedro Martinez slides into a multi-inning role. (Joe Sheehan)


BP Roundtables

DateRoundtable NameComment
2009-10-21 17:00:00NLCS Game 5Chad Durbin, Phillies' bullpen stabilizer. Who woulda thunk it?
(John Perrotto)
2009-10-21 17:00:00NLCS Game 5Overheard from one Joe Sheehan: if the answer is Chad Durbin, you've asked the wrong question.

Manny's inability to take the HBP or sell the foul off the foot norwithstanding. (Jay Jaffe)
2009-10-16 13:00:00NLCS Game Two/ALCS Game OneYou really don't want Chad Durbin with the bases loaded. Despite the platoon, you'd rather a good lefty like Happ pitch to Manny than a bad righty like Durbin. (Steven Goldman)
2009-10-16 13:00:00NLCS Game Two/ALCS Game OneEthier works the leadoff walk against Happ, who was brought in for the express purpose of facing him. And we're onto Chad Durbin, the creamy nougat center of the Philly bullpen. (Jay Jaffe)
 

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