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Career Summary
Years G IP W L SV ERA WARP
21 719 2036.7 97 130 2 4.81 -7.2
Birth Date12-24-1974
Height6' 6"
Weight225 lbs
Age43 years, 8 months, 30 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 oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA DRA- WARP
1996 COL MLB 16 15 91.3 4 4 0 105 41 45 8 .250 121 10.3 4.0 0.8 4.4 58% .318 .260 1.60 4.81 4.93 111 6.02 118.8 0.1
1997 COL MLB 26 26 149.7 8 12 0 198 71 59 19 .258 125 11.9 4.3 1.1 3.5 56% .333 .281 1.80 5.58 6.25 117 7.18 149.5 -2.2
1998 COL MLB 34 34 206.3 9 14 0 235 95 86 24 .257 113 10.3 4.1 1.0 3.8 53% .300 .263 1.60 5.28 5.67 130 6.87 142.4 -2.2
1999 COL MLB 16 16 94.3 4 3 0 110 54 49 10 .257 119 10.5 5.2 1.0 4.7 49% .328 .260 1.74 5.25 4.87 121 8.53 165.9 -2.2
2000 MIL MLB 26 25 164.7 7 9 0 157 88 96 12 .258 96 8.6 4.8 0.7 5.2 62% .288 .249 1.49 4.76 4.10 122 7.22 138.9 -1.5
2001 MIL MLB 33 33 194.7 11 12 0 201 98 129 26 .256 101 9.3 4.5 1.2 6.0 65% .294 .276 1.54 5.23 4.90 120 6.27 130.1 -0.9
2002 MIL 0 19 19 114.3 5 13 0 115 63 69 15 .255 98 9.1 5.0 1.2 5.4 61% .280 .282 1.56 5.31 5.35 125 6.70 143.8 -1.4
2002 SLN 0 4 3 15.0 2 0 0 15 12 8 2 .253 98 9.0 7.2 1.2 4.8 60% .271 .279 1.80 5.94 4.80 126 9.25 198.4 -0.6
2003 KCA MLB 4 4 25.3 1 2 0 23 11 19 1 .256 98 8.2 3.9 0.4 6.8 51% .297 .234 1.34 3.52 4.26 99 4.63 97.1 0.3
2004 COL MLB 14 14 78.7 2 3 0 82 45 41 8 .266 116 9.4 5.1 0.9 4.7 52% .284 .260 1.61 5.17 4.12 121 6.81 140.6 -0.9
2005 COL MLB 34 27 171.3 8 16 0 201 81 101 22 .253 113 10.6 4.3 1.2 5.3 54% .318 .279 1.65 5.15 5.46 121 5.98 128.8 -0.9
2006 SFN MLB 34 21 156.0 6 10 0 167 64 79 16 .260 92 9.6 3.7 0.9 4.6 59% .298 .268 1.48 4.85 5.19 118 5.90 120.1 -0.1
2007 TEX MLB 20 9 77.0 4 5 0 72 41 39 6 .265 101 8.4 4.8 0.7 4.6 55% .277 .255 1.47 5.09 3.62 120 6.54 135.4 -0.8
2008 TEX MLB 75 0 84.3 8 7 0 93 35 60 5 .257 112 9.9 3.7 0.5 6.4 63% .325 .256 1.52 4.03 5.12 95 5.08 108.3 0.3
2009 KCA MLB 65 0 79.0 3 5 0 73 44 60 8 .263 105 8.3 5.0 0.9 6.8 60% .281 .261 1.48 4.87 4.33 103 5.14 110.2 0.1
2010 CLE 0 18 0 21.3 1 2 0 25 9 9 1 .260 108 10.5 3.8 0.4 3.8 62% .312 .279 1.59 4.36 5.48 105 5.44 122.7 -0.1
2010 SEA 0 28 0 37.0 0 1 0 30 16 19 2 .254 100 7.3 3.9 0.5 4.6 65% .248 .242 1.24 4.10 3.41 102 4.85 109.6 0.0
2011 SEA MLB 60 0 68.3 2 3 1 61 30 48 6 .264 95 8.0 4.0 0.8 6.3 58% .279 .260 1.33 4.33 3.16 101 4.49 104.4 0.2
2012 LAN MLB 66 0 67.7 5 3 0 72 30 54 2 .259 96 9.6 4.0 0.3 7.2 69% .324 .256 1.51 3.42 3.72 81 3.32 76.1 1.2
2013 TBA MLB 66 1 70.0 2 2 0 61 23 65 4 .266 95 7.8 3.0 0.5 8.4 52% .298 .245 1.20 3.16 3.09 77 2.54 60.8 1.7
2014 LAN MLB 61 1 70.3 5 4 1 72 27 54 3 .254 97 9.2 3.5 0.4 6.9 60% .314 .263 1.41 3.44 4.35 93 3.62 88.8 0.8
2002 TOT MLB 23 22 129.3 7 13 0 130 75 77 17 .255 98 9.0 5.2 1.2 5.4 61% .279 .282 1.59 5.38 5.29 125 7.00 150.1 -2.0
2010 TOT MLB 46 0 58.3 1 3 0 55 25 28 3 .256 103 8.5 3.9 0.5 4.3 64% .274 .257 1.37 4.19 4.17 104 5.07 114.4 -0.1
CareerMLB7192482036.797130221689781189200.2581069.64.30.95.358%.302.2651.544.834.811105.97124.8-7.2

Statistics for All Levels

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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA DRA-
1994 ASH A 28 27 143.3 7 14 0 188 59 103 6 .000 11.8 3.7 0.4 6.5 0% .000 .000 1.72 3.74 5.97 0 0.00 0.0
1995 SLM A+ 26 26 171.0 10 8 0 160 72 95 7 .000 8.4 3.8 0.4 5.0 0% .000 .000 1.36 3.62 2.47 0 0.00 0.0
1995 NHV AA 1 1 3.0 0 1 0 6 3 0 0 .000 18.0 9.0 0.0 0.0 0% .000 .000 3.00 6.23 9.00 0 0.00 0.0
1996 COL MLB 16 15 91.3 4 4 0 105 41 45 8 .250 121 10.3 4.0 0.8 4.4 58% .318 .260 1.60 4.81 4.93 111 6.02 118.8
1996 NHV AA 7 7 44.7 5 1 0 27 12 54 0 .000 5.4 2.4 0.0 10.9 0% .000 .000 0.87 1.55 0.81 0 0.00 0.0
1996 CSP AAA 9 9 59.7 4 2 0 53 22 40 3 .000 8.0 3.3 0.5 6.0 0% .000 .000 1.26 4.08 2.71 0 0.00 0.0
1997 COL MLB 26 26 149.7 8 12 0 198 71 59 19 .258 125 11.9 4.3 1.1 3.5 56% .333 .281 1.80 5.58 6.25 117 7.18 149.5
1997 SLM A+ 1 1 1.0 0 1 0 1 1 1 0 .000 9.0 9.0 0.0 9.0 0% .333 .000 2.00 4.26 9.00 0 0.00 0.0
1997 CSP AAA 2 2 11.0 1 0 0 9 5 11 1 .000 7.4 4.1 0.8 9.0 0% .296 .000 1.27 4.41 1.64 0 0.00 0.0
1998 COL MLB 34 34 206.3 9 14 0 235 95 86 24 .257 113 10.3 4.1 1.0 3.8 53% .300 .263 1.60 5.28 5.67 130 6.87 142.4
1999 COL MLB 16 16 94.3 4 3 0 110 54 49 10 .257 119 10.5 5.2 1.0 4.7 49% .328 .260 1.74 5.25 4.87 121 8.53 165.9
1999 CSP AAA 17 16 100.3 5 7 0 133 38 75 13 .000 11.9 3.4 1.2 6.7 0% -.938 .000 1.70 5.01 6.46 0 0.00 0.0
2000 MIL MLB 26 25 164.7 7 9 0 157 88 96 12 .258 96 8.6 4.8 0.7 5.2 62% .288 .249 1.49 4.76 4.10 122 7.22 138.9
2000 HUN AA 2 2 12.3 2 0 0 7 5 10 0 .000 5.1 3.7 0.0 7.3 0% -.467 .000 0.98 2.57 0.00 0 0.00 0.0
2000 IND AAA 1 1 5.0 0 0 0 8 3 7 0 .000 14.4 5.4 0.0 12.6 0% -.800 .000 2.20 2.13 1.80 0 0.00 0.0
2001 MIL MLB 33 33 194.7 11 12 0 201 98 129 26 .256 101 9.3 4.5 1.2 6.0 65% .294 .276 1.54 5.23 4.90 120 6.27 130.1
2002 MIL MLB 19 19 114.3 5 13 0 115 63 69 15 .255 98 9.1 5.0 1.2 5.4 61% .280 .282 1.56 5.31 5.35 125 6.70 143.8
2002 SLN MLB 4 3 15.0 2 0 0 15 12 8 2 .253 98 9.0 7.2 1.2 4.8 60% .271 .279 1.80 5.94 4.80 126 9.25 198.4
2002 IND AAA 3 3 15.3 1 1 0 16 5 13 3 .000 9.4 2.9 1.8 7.6 0% .302 .000 1.37 4.92 4.12 0 0.00 0.0
2003 KCA MLB 4 4 25.3 1 2 0 23 11 19 1 .256 98 8.2 3.9 0.4 6.8 51% .297 .234 1.34 3.52 4.26 99 4.63 97.1
2003 IND AAA 7 4 22.0 1 3 0 32 10 17 5 .000 13.1 4.1 2.0 7.0 0% .370 .000 1.91 6.47 7.36 0 0.00 0.0
2003 OKL AAA 7 7 39.3 2 1 0 38 21 40 1 .000 8.7 4.8 0.2 9.2 0% .346 .000 1.50 3.42 4.12 0 0.00 0.0
2003 OMA AAA 13 12 76.7 3 5 0 70 38 65 10 .000 8.2 4.5 1.2 7.6 0% .280 .000 1.41 4.90 3.64 0 0.00 0.0
2004 COL MLB 14 14 78.7 2 3 0 82 45 41 8 .266 116 9.4 5.1 0.9 4.7 52% .284 .260 1.61 5.17 4.12 121 6.81 140.6
2004 OMA AAA 18 18 104.7 8 6 0 111 35 70 13 .000 9.5 3.0 1.1 6.0 0% .296 .000 1.39 5.04 4.21 0 0.00 0.0
2005 COL MLB 34 27 171.3 8 16 0 201 81 101 22 .253 113 10.6 4.3 1.2 5.3 54% .318 .279 1.65 5.15 5.46 121 5.98 128.8
2006 SFN MLB 34 21 156.0 6 10 0 167 64 79 16 .260 92 9.6 3.7 0.9 4.6 59% .298 .268 1.48 4.85 5.19 118 5.90 120.1
2007 TEX MLB 20 9 77.0 4 5 0 72 41 39 6 .265 101 8.4 4.8 0.7 4.6 55% .277 .255 1.47 5.09 3.62 120 6.54 135.4
2007 FRI AA 1 1 4.0 0 0 0 6 0 2 0 .256 106 13.5 0.0 0.0 4.5 47% .400 .260 1.50 2.18 4.50 103 5.37 104.9
2007 OKL AAA 3 3 16.3 2 1 0 21 3 11 2 .255 97 11.6 1.7 1.1 6.1 67% .339 .276 1.47 4.33 4.42 102 3.88 95.7
2008 TEX MLB 75 0 84.3 8 7 0 93 35 60 5 .257 112 9.9 3.7 0.5 6.4 63% .325 .256 1.52 4.03 5.12 95 5.08 108.3
2009 KCA MLB 65 0 79.0 3 5 0 73 44 60 8 .263 105 8.3 5.0 0.9 6.8 60% .281 .261 1.48 4.87 4.33 103 5.14 110.2
2010 CLE MLB 18 0 21.3 1 2 0 25 9 9 1 .260 108 10.5 3.8 0.4 3.8 62% .312 .279 1.59 4.36 5.48 105 5.44 122.7
2010 SEA MLB 28 0 37.0 0 1 0 30 16 19 2 .254 100 7.3 3.9 0.5 4.6 65% .248 .242 1.24 4.10 3.41 102 4.85 109.6
2010 SAC AAA 10 0 14.0 1 0 1 23 9 16 2 .276 96 14.8 5.8 1.3 10.3 48% .477 .363 2.29 5.08 9.00 95 5.93 110.8
2011 SEA MLB 60 0 68.3 2 3 1 61 30 48 6 .264 95 8.0 4.0 0.8 6.3 58% .279 .260 1.33 4.33 3.16 101 4.49 104.4
2012 LAN MLB 66 0 67.7 5 3 0 72 30 54 2 .259 96 9.6 4.0 0.3 7.2 69% .324 .256 1.51 3.42 3.72 81 3.32 76.1
2013 TBA MLB 66 1 70.0 2 2 0 61 23 65 4 .266 95 7.8 3.0 0.5 8.4 52% .298 .245 1.20 3.16 3.09 77 2.54 60.8
2014 LAN MLB 61 1 70.3 5 4 1 72 27 54 3 .254 97 9.2 3.5 0.4 6.9 60% .314 .263 1.41 3.44 4.35 93 3.62 88.8

Plate Discipline

YEAR PITCHES ZONE_RT SWING_RT CONTACT_RT Z_SWING_RT O_SWING_RT Z_CONTACT_RT O_CONTACT_RT SW_STRK_RT
2008 1410 0.5291 0.4234 0.8308 0.5885 0.2380 0.8975 0.6456 0.1692
2009 1312 0.4832 0.3849 0.8059 0.5694 0.2124 0.8975 0.5764 0.1941
2010 898 0.5256 0.4009 0.8778 0.5636 0.2207 0.9361 0.7128 0.1222
2011 1048 0.5153 0.4065 0.8286 0.5574 0.2461 0.9070 0.6400 0.1714
2012 1094 0.4845 0.4442 0.7737 0.5981 0.2996 0.8801 0.5740 0.2263
2013 1105 0.4742 0.4290 0.7616 0.5973 0.2771 0.8403 0.6087 0.2384
2014 1058 0.5132 0.4556 0.7925 0.5801 0.3243 0.8730 0.6407 0.2075
Career79250.50330.42020.80910.57980.25830.88950.62530.1909

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
2008-04-11 2008-04-14 DTD 3 3 Abdomen Soreness Oblique -
2007-04-11 2007-06-16 60-DL 66 59 Right Shoulder Inflammation -
2006-06-03 2006-06-03 DTD 0 0 General Medical Illness Virus -
2002-04-05 2002-05-24 15-DL 49 43 Right Shoulder Inflammation Rotator Cuff Tendinitis -
2001-10-30 2001-10-30 Off 0 0 Right Elbow Surgery Bone Spurs 2001-10-30 -
2001-05-21 2001-06-10 15-DL 20 16 Right Trunk Strain Intercostal - -
2000-03-28 2000-05-23 15-DL 56 45 Right Shoulder Strain Partial Rotator Cuff Tear - -
1997-05-15 1997-06-08 15-DL 24 22 Right Shoulder Inflammation - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2015 TEX $
2014 LAN $1,800,000
2013 TBA $900,000
2012 LAN $900,000
2011 SEA $900,000
2010 CLE $900,000
2009 KCA $800,000
2008 TEX $1,000,000
2007 TEX $900,000
2006 SFN $800,000
2005 COL $550,000
2002 MIL $4,250,000
2001 MIL $2,350,000
2000 MIL $1,025,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
13 yrPrevious$17,075,000
13 yrTotal$17,075,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
16 y 86 dCasey Close1 year (2016)

Details
  • 1 year (2016). Signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 2/24/16 (minor-league contract). Retired 3/16.
  • 1 year (2015). Signed by Texas as a free agent 2/14/15 (minor-league contract). Salary of $1M in majors. Released by Texas 3/31/15.
  • 1 year/$1.8M (2014). Signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 12/13.
  • 1 year/$0.9M (2013). Signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent 1/22/13 (minor-league contract). May request release 3/26/13 if he will not make Major League roster. $0.1M retention bonus if he agrees to start season in minors. May opt out of contract 6/1/13 if not on Major League roster.
  • 1 year/$0.9M (2012). Signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent (minor-league contract). Salary of $0.9M in majors. May opt-out of contract 3/25/12, giving club chance to retain his rights by adding Wright to the active roster by 3/30/12. $0.5M in performance bonuses: $62,500 each for 40, 45 games pitched. $75,000 for 50 g. $0.1M each for 55, 60, 65 g. Contract purchased by LA Dodgers 3/27/12.
  • 1 year/$0.9M (2011). Re-signed by Seattle as a free agent 1/31/11 (minor-league contract). Contract selected by Seattle 3/28/11.
  • 1 year/$0.9M (2010). Signed by Cleveland as a free agent 2/9/10 (minor-league contract). $0.9M salary in majors. $0.7M in performance bonuses. Contract purchased by Cleveland 4/2/10. DFA by Cleveland 6/4/10, released 6/10/10. Signed by Seattle as a free agent 7/15/10.
  • 1 year/$0.8M (2009). Signed by Kansas City as a free agent 2/10/09 (minor-league contract). Performance bonuses: Starts: $50,000 for 5 GS. $0.1M each for 10, 15 GS. $0.15M for 20 GS. Relief appearances: $50,000 each for 20, 25, 30, 35, 40, 45 games. $0.1M each for 50, 55, 60 games. Contract purchased by Kansas City 4/4/09.
  • 1 year/$1M (2008). Re-signed by Texas as a free agent 1/11/08 (minor-league contract). $0.85M in performance bonuses based on games, starts. May request release if not on 40-man roster 3/27/08.
  • 1 year/$0.9M (2007). Signed as a free agent 1/07 (minor-league contract). $0.35M in performance bonuses (from 120 to 180 IP). Contract purchased 4/07.
  • 1 year/$0.8M (2006), plus 2007 mutual option. Signed as a free agent 1/06 (minor-league contract). 06:$0.5M, 07:$2.5M mutual option ($0.3M buyout). Contract purchased 3/06. San Francisco declined $2.5M 2007 option 11/06.
  • 1 year/$0.55M (2005). Signed as a free agent 12/04.
  • 1 year/$0.3M (2004). Signed as a free agent 4/04 & 7/04.
  • 1 year (2003) (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year/$4.25M (2002).
  • 1 year/$2.35M (2001). Avoided arbitration.
  • Drafted by Colorado 1993 (1-28) (Westmoore HS, Oklahoma City, Okla.).

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