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Grover Alexander PPhillies

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Career Summary
Years G IP W L SV ERA
20 696 5190 373 208 32 2.56
Birth Date2-26-1887
Height6' 1"
Weight185 lbs
Age132 years, 9 months, 13 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
1911 PHI MLB 48 37 367.0 28 13 3 285 129 227 5 7.0 3.2 0.1 5.6 0% .261 1.13 2.68 2.57 0 0.00 0.0 0.0
1912 PHI MLB 46 34 310.3 19 17 3 289 105 195 11 8.4 3.0 0.3 5.7 0% .286 1.27 3.03 2.81 0 0.00 0.0 0.0
1913 PHI MLB 47 36 306.3 22 8 2 288 75 159 9 8.5 2.2 0.3 4.7 0% .282 1.18 2.73 2.79 0 0.00 0.0 0.0
1914 PHI MLB 46 39 355.0 27 15 1 327 76 214 8 8.3 1.9 0.2 5.4 0% .277 1.14 2.08 2.38 0 0.00 0.0 0.0
1915 PHI MLB 49 42 376.3 31 10 3 253 64 241 3 6.1 1.5 0.1 5.8 0% .224 0.84 1.77 1.22 0 0.00 0.0 0.0
1916 PHI MLB 48 45 389.0 33 12 3 323 50 167 6 7.5 1.2 0.1 3.9 0% .250 0.96 2.11 1.55 0 0.00 0.0 0.0
1917 PHI MLB 45 44 388.0 30 13 0 336 56 200 4 7.8 1.3 0.1 4.6 0% .263 1.01 1.96 1.83 0 0.00 0.0 0.0
1918 CHN MLB 3 3 26.0 2 1 0 19 3 15 0 6.6 1.0 0.0 5.2 0% .241 0.85 1.60 1.73 0 0.00 0.0 0.0
1919 CHN MLB 30 27 235.0 16 11 1 180 38 121 3 6.9 1.5 0.1 4.6 0% .238 0.93 2.06 1.72 0 0.00 0.0 0.0
1920 CHN MLB 46 40 363.3 27 14 5 335 69 173 8 8.3 1.7 0.2 4.3 0% .273 1.11 2.51 1.91 0 0.00 0.0 0.0
1921 CHN MLB 31 30 252.0 15 13 1 286 33 77 10 10.2 1.2 0.4 2.8 0% .303 1.27 3.30 3.39 0 0.00 0.0 0.0
1922 CHN MLB 33 31 245.7 16 13 1 283 34 48 8 10.4 1.2 0.3 1.8 0% .299 1.29 3.56 3.63 0 0.00 0.0 0.0
1923 CHN MLB 39 36 305.0 22 12 2 308 30 72 17 9.1 0.9 0.5 2.1 0% .258 1.11 3.51 3.19 0 0.00 0.0 0.0
1924 CHN MLB 21 20 169.3 12 5 0 183 25 33 9 9.7 1.3 0.5 1.8 0% .272 1.23 3.71 3.03 0 0.00 0.0 0.0
1925 CHN MLB 32 30 236.0 15 11 0 270 29 63 15 10.3 1.1 0.6 2.4 0% .294 1.27 3.81 3.39 0 0.00 0.0 0.0
1926 CHN 0 7 7 52.0 3 3 0 55 7 12 0 9.5 1.2 0.0 2.1 0% .276 1.19 2.85 3.46 0 0.00 0.0 0.0
1926 SLN 0 23 16 148.3 9 7 2 136 24 35 8 8.3 1.5 0.5 2.1 0% .242 1.08 3.66 2.91 0 0.00 0.0 0.0
1927 SLN MLB 37 30 268.0 21 10 3 261 38 48 11 8.8 1.3 0.4 1.6 0% .254 1.12 3.60 2.52 0 0.00 0.0 0.0
1928 SLN MLB 34 31 243.7 16 9 2 262 37 59 15 9.7 1.4 0.6 2.2 0% .276 1.23 3.58 3.36 0 0.00 0.0 0.0
1929 SLN MLB 22 19 132.0 9 8 0 149 23 33 10 10.2 1.6 0.7 2.3 0% .281 1.30 4.34 3.89 0 0.00 0.0 0.0
1930 PHI MLB 9 3 21.7 0 3 0 40 6 6 5 16.6 2.5 2.1 2.5 0% .380 2.12 6.83 9.14 0 0.00 0.0 0.0
1926 TOT MLB 30 23 200.3 12 10 2 191 31 47 8 8.6 1.4 0.4 2.1 0% .000 1.11 3.45 3.05 0 0.00 0.0 0.0
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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-
1911 PHI MLB NL 48 37 367.0 28 13 3 285 129 227 5 7.0 3.2 0.1 5.6 0% .261 1.13 2.68 2.57 0 0.00 0.0
1912 PHI MLB NL 46 34 310.3 19 17 3 289 105 195 11 8.4 3.0 0.3 5.7 0% .286 1.27 3.03 2.81 0 0.00 0.0
1913 PHI MLB NL 47 36 306.3 22 8 2 288 75 159 9 8.5 2.2 0.3 4.7 0% .282 1.18 2.73 2.79 0 0.00 0.0
1914 PHI MLB NL 46 39 355.0 27 15 1 327 76 214 8 8.3 1.9 0.2 5.4 0% .277 1.14 2.08 2.38 0 0.00 0.0
1915 PHI MLB NL 49 42 376.3 31 10 3 253 64 241 3 6.1 1.5 0.1 5.8 0% .224 0.84 1.77 1.22 0 0.00 0.0
1916 PHI MLB NL 48 45 389.0 33 12 3 323 50 167 6 7.5 1.2 0.1 3.9 0% .250 0.96 2.11 1.55 0 0.00 0.0
1917 PHI MLB NL 45 44 388.0 30 13 0 336 56 200 4 7.8 1.3 0.1 4.6 0% .263 1.01 1.96 1.83 0 0.00 0.0
1918 CHN MLB NL 3 3 26.0 2 1 0 19 3 15 0 6.6 1.0 0.0 5.2 0% .241 0.85 1.60 1.73 0 0.00 0.0
1919 CHN MLB NL 30 27 235.0 16 11 1 180 38 121 3 6.9 1.5 0.1 4.6 0% .238 0.93 2.06 1.72 0 0.00 0.0
1920 CHN MLB NL 46 40 363.3 27 14 5 335 69 173 8 8.3 1.7 0.2 4.3 0% .273 1.11 2.51 1.91 0 0.00 0.0
1921 CHN MLB NL 31 30 252.0 15 13 1 286 33 77 10 10.2 1.2 0.4 2.8 0% .303 1.27 3.30 3.39 0 0.00 0.0
1922 CHN MLB NL 33 31 245.7 16 13 1 283 34 48 8 10.4 1.2 0.3 1.8 0% .299 1.29 3.56 3.63 0 0.00 0.0
1923 CHN MLB NL 39 36 305.0 22 12 2 308 30 72 17 9.1 0.9 0.5 2.1 0% .258 1.11 3.51 3.19 0 0.00 0.0
1924 CHN MLB NL 21 20 169.3 12 5 0 183 25 33 9 9.7 1.3 0.5 1.8 0% .272 1.23 3.71 3.03 0 0.00 0.0
1925 CHN MLB NL 32 30 236.0 15 11 0 270 29 63 15 10.3 1.1 0.6 2.4 0% .294 1.27 3.81 3.39 0 0.00 0.0
1926 CHN MLB NL 7 7 52.0 3 3 0 55 7 12 0 9.5 1.2 0.0 2.1 0% .276 1.19 2.85 3.46 0 0.00 0.0
1926 SLN MLB NL 23 16 148.3 9 7 2 136 24 35 8 8.3 1.5 0.5 2.1 0% .242 1.08 3.66 2.91 0 0.00 0.0
1927 SLN MLB NL 37 30 268.0 21 10 3 261 38 48 11 8.8 1.3 0.4 1.6 0% .254 1.12 3.60 2.52 0 0.00 0.0
1928 SLN MLB NL 34 31 243.7 16 9 2 262 37 59 15 9.7 1.4 0.6 2.2 0% .276 1.23 3.58 3.36 0 0.00 0.0
1929 SLN MLB NL 22 19 132.0 9 8 0 149 23 33 10 10.2 1.6 0.7 2.3 0% .281 1.30 4.34 3.89 0 0.00 0.0
1930 PHI MLB NL 9 3 21.7 0 3 0 40 6 6 5 16.6 2.5 2.1 2.5 0% .380 2.12 6.83 9.14 0 0.00 0.0

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

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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
2011-11-30 13:00:00 (link to chat)Who would be on your top 10 pitchers to see list: I'd put vintage Maddux, Halladay, Pedro, Clemens, and 87 Mike Scott, Gooden, Blyleven, Rivera, Henke, and Johan for people from my lifetime. I
(JT from Exhibition Stadium)
Having seen all of those guys, I'd focus on a lot on the ones that I didn't get to see. If I've included Ryan on that top 10, I'll add Sandy Koufax, Walter Johnson, Lefty Grove, Juan Marichal, Bob Gibson, Grover Alexander, Old Hoss Radbourn (just to see what the game was like then), Burleigh Grimes (need a spitballer), and because he's meant so much to me in the JAWS process, Blyleven. (Jay Jaffe)


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