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Career Summary
Years G IP W L SV ERA WARP
15 368 2392 170 91 4 3.29 51.5
Birth Date8-28-1950
Height5' 11"
Weight161 lbs
Age69 years, 0 months, 27 days
BatsL
ThrowsL
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
1975 NYA MLB 10 1 15.7 0 1 0 15 9 15 0 95 8.6 5.2 0.0 8.6 0% .341 1.53 2.55 3.45 94 3.56 84.4 0.2
1976 NYA MLB 7 0 16.0 0 0 0 20 4 12 1 93 11.3 2.3 0.6 6.8 0% .345 1.50 2.68 5.63 92 2.96 74.1 0.3
1977 NYA MLB 31 25 210.7 16 7 1 174 65 176 12 97 7.4 2.8 0.5 7.5 0% .271 1.13 2.72 2.82 73 2.60 58.1 6.1
1978 NYA MLB 35 35 273.7 25 3 0 187 72 248 13 95 6.1 2.4 0.4 8.2 0% .241 0.95 2.14 1.74 57 1.83 44.2 9.7
1979 NYA MLB 33 30 236.3 18 8 2 203 71 201 20 96 7.7 2.7 0.8 7.7 0% .280 1.16 3.05 2.78 67 2.71 60.3 6.6
1980 NYA MLB 37 29 219.7 17 10 1 215 80 166 19 96 8.8 3.3 0.8 6.8 0% .296 1.34 3.47 3.56 82 3.44 80.1 3.8
1981 NYA MLB 23 21 127.0 11 5 0 100 26 104 12 94 7.1 1.8 0.9 7.4 0% .249 0.99 2.76 2.76 67 1.92 48.0 4.3
1982 NYA MLB 34 33 222.0 14 8 0 216 69 162 22 98 8.8 2.8 0.9 6.6 0% .285 1.28 3.45 3.81 91 3.71 86.2 3.5
1983 NYA MLB 31 31 250.3 21 9 0 232 60 156 26 96 8.3 2.2 0.9 5.6 0% .264 1.17 3.66 3.42 91 3.77 87.1 3.9
1984 NYA MLB 29 28 195.7 10 11 0 223 44 127 24 94 10.3 2.0 1.1 5.8 0% .309 1.36 3.74 4.51 93 4.34 101.5 1.6
1985 NYA MLB 34 33 259.0 22 6 0 243 42 143 28 97 8.4 1.5 1.0 5.0 0% .262 1.10 3.52 3.27 94 3.59 82.5 5.0
1986 NYA MLB 30 30 192.3 9 12 0 202 38 140 28 101 9.5 1.8 1.3 6.6 0% .289 1.25 3.83 3.98 89 3.53 79.7 4.0
1987 NYA MLB 22 17 117.7 5 8 0 111 38 96 14 98 8.5 2.9 1.1 7.3 0% .282 1.27 3.77 3.67 100 3.94 82.8 2.3
1988 NYA MLB 12 10 56.0 2 3 0 57 15 32 7 98 9.2 2.4 1.1 5.1 0% .273 1.29 4.21 4.18 109 4.92 118.6 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-
1975 NYA MLB AL 10 1 15.7 0 1 0 15 9 15 0 95 8.6 5.2 0.0 8.6 0% .341 1.53 2.55 3.45 94 3.56 84.4
1976 NYA MLB AL 7 0 16.0 0 0 0 20 4 12 1 93 11.3 2.3 0.6 6.8 0% .345 1.50 2.68 5.63 92 2.96 74.1
1977 NYA MLB AL 31 25 210.7 16 7 1 174 65 176 12 97 7.4 2.8 0.5 7.5 0% .271 1.13 2.72 2.82 73 2.60 58.1
1978 NYA MLB AL 35 35 273.7 25 3 0 187 72 248 13 95 6.1 2.4 0.4 8.2 0% .241 0.95 2.14 1.74 57 1.83 44.2
1979 NYA MLB AL 33 30 236.3 18 8 2 203 71 201 20 96 7.7 2.7 0.8 7.7 0% .280 1.16 3.05 2.78 67 2.71 60.3
1980 NYA MLB AL 37 29 219.7 17 10 1 215 80 166 19 96 8.8 3.3 0.8 6.8 0% .296 1.34 3.47 3.56 82 3.44 80.1
1981 NYA MLB AL 23 21 127.0 11 5 0 100 26 104 12 94 7.1 1.8 0.9 7.4 0% .249 0.99 2.76 2.76 67 1.92 48.0
1982 NYA MLB AL 34 33 222.0 14 8 0 216 69 162 22 98 8.8 2.8 0.9 6.6 0% .285 1.28 3.45 3.81 91 3.71 86.2
1983 NYA MLB AL 31 31 250.3 21 9 0 232 60 156 26 96 8.3 2.2 0.9 5.6 0% .264 1.17 3.66 3.42 91 3.77 87.1
1984 NYA MLB AL 29 28 195.7 10 11 0 223 44 127 24 94 10.3 2.0 1.1 5.8 0% .309 1.36 3.74 4.51 93 4.34 101.5
1985 NYA MLB AL 34 33 259.0 22 6 0 243 42 143 28 97 8.4 1.5 1.0 5.0 0% .262 1.10 3.52 3.27 94 3.59 82.5
1986 NYA MLB AL 30 30 192.3 9 12 0 202 38 140 28 101 9.5 1.8 1.3 6.6 0% .289 1.25 3.83 3.98 89 3.53 79.7
1986 ABY AA EAS 1 1 3.0 0 0 0 1 2 3 0 3.0 6.0 0.0 9.0 0% .000 1.00 2.70 3.00 0 0.00 0.0
1987 NYA MLB AL 22 17 117.7 5 8 0 111 38 96 14 98 8.5 2.9 1.1 7.3 0% .282 1.27 3.77 3.67 100 3.94 82.8
1987 FTL A+ FSL 2 2 6.0 0 0 0 4 1 7 0 6.0 1.5 0.0 10.5 0% .000 0.83 1.17 0.00 0 0.00 0.0
1987 COH AAA INT 1 1 5.0 1 0 0 3 2 3 0 5.4 3.6 0.0 5.4 0% .000 1.00 2.92 0.00 0 0.00 0.0
1988 NYA MLB AL 12 10 56.0 2 3 0 57 15 32 7 98 9.2 2.4 1.1 5.1 0% .273 1.29 4.21 4.18 109 4.92 118.6
1988 FTL A+ FSL 4 4 14.7 0 0 0 7 2 17 1 4.3 1.2 0.6 10.4 0% .000 0.61 1.83 1.22 0 0.00 0.0
1989 COH AAA INT 7 7 32.3 1 5 0 30 14 20 6 8.4 3.9 1.7 5.6 0% .000 1.36 5.24 4.18 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

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
1989-04-04 1989-07-12 60-DL 99 86 Left Elbow Surgery Bone Chips 1989-03-17 -
1988-07-29 1988-08-27 29 27 Left Thigh Strain Hamstring - -
1988-04-05 1988-07-01 15-DL 87 76 Left Shoulder Recovery From Surgery - -
1987-12-08 1987-12-08 Off 0 0 Left Shoulder Surgery Partial Rotator Cuff Tear 1987-12-08 -
1986-07-03 1986-07-27 15-DL 24 20 Left Hand Laceration Batted Ball - -
1984-08-13 1984-09-01 15-DL 19 17 - Trunk Inflammation Rib Cage Cartilage - -

Compensation

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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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BP Chats

DateQuestionAnswer
2015-07-23 17:00:00 (link to chat)Hey Mike what were your too 5 batting stances to imitate on the sand lot when you were a kid? You do the Julio Franco? The Andre Dawson straight leg? The Youkilis slide? The Craig counsel tower?...what should the kids be imitating from today's game?
(Classberg from Chicago)
I was a pitching guy when I was a kid. I loved emulating Fernando's crazy windup, Ron Guidry, and Tom Seaver. (Mike Gianella)
2011-10-31 13:00:00 (link to chat)Steven--have you ever given thought to whom would comprise a Platonic ideal pitching rotation? Lots of guys are textbook #1s--Koufax, Maddux, Big Train, Bob Gibson, et al, but what about the rest? Is there such a thing as a quintessential #2? When you think of a #4 or a #5, who is it?
(Jape from Portland)
It's fun to make lists and such, but this one is so wide open. Are we talking career or single season? If the latter, I would have guys like Ron Guidry '78 and Dwight Gooden '85 and other names that don't make the list of all-time greats. If we're talking about guys who were more than one-hit wonders, my list starts with Pedro Martinez and Lefty Grove. (Steven Goldman)
2011-07-07 13:00:00 (link to chat)Seriously, what is going on with the Yankee decision makers and their ability to develop pitching? You'd think Kennedy's success elsewhere plus how Joba and Hughes turned out would be instructive.
(Rob Gee from Philly)
It's not something they've done within living memory for most people, so they get nervous and paranoid about how to handle young players. Under the Steinbrenner family ownership, they've gotten Ron Guidry, Andy Pettitte, Dave Righetti... It's not a long list, so they're inexperienced. (Steven Goldman)
2010-06-28 14:00:00 (link to chat)Would you rather have a Ron Guidry type career, short with multiple Cy Young caliber years, or Jamie Moyer, okay to good for a long, long time?
(redsoxin2004 from Columbia, CT)
Me, I'd rather have the Moyer path, because I think that if I had the talent to play in the majors I would hang on as long as I can and wring every last drop out of my ability. That, plus I've always enjoyed the elder statesman role in certain situations. (Jay Jaffe)


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