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Career Summary
Years G IP W L SV ERA WARP
13 291 1547 82 83 1 4.74 1.1
Birth Date4-26-1972
Height6' 1"
Weight190 lbs
Age47 years, 5 months, 25 days
BatsR
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
1993 CAL MLB 4 1 11.3 0 0 0 11 2 4 1 100 8.7 1.6 0.8 3.2 0% .263 1.15 3.96 3.97 121 5.63 121.4 0.0
1994 CAL MLB 18 18 101.7 7 5 0 120 27 47 13 98 10.6 2.4 1.2 4.2 0% .307 1.45 4.87 5.22 131 7.98 160.9 -2.2
1995 CAL MLB 18 17 99.7 6 8 0 110 30 45 24 99 9.9 2.7 2.2 4.1 0% .260 1.40 6.35 5.87 122 6.26 128.1 -0.4
1996 CLE MLB 10 9 51.3 3 1 0 58 14 21 9 100 10.2 2.5 1.6 3.7 0% .287 1.40 5.52 4.91 119 6.99 138.1 -0.5
1997 CLE MLB 8 8 48.0 4 2 0 55 11 22 7 95 10.3 2.1 1.3 4.1 0% .302 1.38 4.81 4.69 111 5.62 116.8 0.1
1998 ARI MLB 32 32 208.0 12 13 0 221 24 95 39 96 9.6 1.0 1.7 4.1 0% .266 1.18 4.99 4.33 110 4.66 96.6 2.8
1999 ARI MLB 31 19 130.0 8 2 1 144 28 75 18 104 10.0 1.9 1.2 5.2 0% .295 1.32 4.39 4.57 103 4.84 94.2 1.9
2000 ARI MLB 33 32 213.3 11 7 0 226 39 104 38 107 9.5 1.6 1.6 4.4 0% .272 1.24 4.98 4.05 103 4.83 92.9 3.3
2001 ARI MLB 29 22 133.3 4 9 0 156 30 55 25 100 10.5 2.0 1.7 3.7 0% .285 1.40 5.31 5.20 120 6.65 138.0 -1.2
2002 ARI MLB 35 24 156.0 6 11 0 174 32 81 23 107 10.0 1.8 1.3 4.7 0% .289 1.32 4.38 4.79 106 4.96 106.4 1.1
2003 CLE 0 25 24 148.0 9 10 0 162 32 72 21 94 9.9 1.9 1.3 4.4 0% .285 1.31 4.69 3.71 104 5.17 108.3 0.9
2003 KCA 0 7 7 49.7 5 1 0 50 11 15 6 102 9.1 2.0 1.1 2.7 0% .265 1.23 4.72 3.99 115 6.39 134.0 -0.4
2004 KCA MLB 35 26 166.0 6 12 0 217 53 70 33 102 11.8 2.9 1.8 3.8 0% .313 1.63 5.87 5.64 129 8.30 171.2 -4.6
2005 KCA MLB 6 6 30.7 1 2 0 39 4 17 7 101 11.4 1.2 2.1 5.0 0% .305 1.40 5.29 6.75 97 4.46 96.0 0.4
2003 TOT MLB 32 31 197.7 14 11 0 212 43 87 27 96 9.7 2.0 1.2 4.0 0% .000 1.29 4.70 3.78 106 5.48 114.8 0.6
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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-
1993 CAL MLB AL 4 1 11.3 0 0 0 11 2 4 1 100 8.7 1.6 0.8 3.2 0% .263 1.15 3.96 3.97 121 5.63 121.4
1993 MID AA TXS 2 2 10.7 0 1 0 16 0 9 2 13.5 0.0 1.7 7.6 0% .000 1.50 3.94 3.36 0 0.00 0.0
1993 VAN AAA PCL 2 2 8.0 0 1 0 13 6 2 3 14.6 6.8 3.4 2.3 0% .000 2.38 10.64 12.38 0 0.00 0.0
1994 CAL MLB AL 18 18 101.7 7 5 0 120 27 47 13 98 10.6 2.4 1.2 4.2 0% .307 1.45 4.87 5.22 131 7.98 160.9
1994 LEL A+ CLF 2 2 12.0 0 1 0 6 0 9 1 4.5 0.0 0.8 6.8 0% .000 0.50 2.92 3.00 0 0.00 0.0
1995 CAL MLB AL 18 17 99.7 6 8 0 110 30 45 24 99 9.9 2.7 2.2 4.1 0% .260 1.40 6.35 5.87 122 6.26 128.1
1995 LEL A+ CLF 3 3 14.0 1 1 0 10 1 13 0 6.4 0.6 0.0 8.4 0% .000 0.79 1.89 1.93 0 0.00 0.0
1996 CLE MLB AL 10 9 51.3 3 1 0 58 14 21 9 100 10.2 2.5 1.6 3.7 0% .287 1.40 5.52 4.91 119 6.99 138.1
1996 BUF AAA AA 19 19 128.0 11 5 0 125 28 85 14 8.8 2.0 1.0 6.0 0% .000 1.20 3.75 3.59 0 0.00 0.0
1997 CLE MLB AL 8 8 48.0 4 2 0 55 11 22 7 95 10.3 2.1 1.3 4.1 0% .302 1.38 4.81 4.69 111 5.62 116.8
1997 BUF AAA AA 15 15 85.7 7 1 0 78 15 60 13 8.2 1.6 1.4 6.3 0% .251 1.09 4.09 3.05 0 0.00 0.0
1998 ARI MLB NL 32 32 208.0 12 13 0 221 24 95 39 96 9.6 1.0 1.7 4.1 0% .266 1.18 4.99 4.33 110 4.66 96.6
1999 ARI MLB NL 31 19 130.0 8 2 1 144 28 75 18 104 10.0 1.9 1.2 5.2 0% .295 1.32 4.39 4.57 103 4.84 94.2
1999 TUC AAA PCL 2 2 6.7 0 1 0 9 1 8 1 12.1 1.3 1.3 10.7 0% -.800 1.49 3.62 5.37 0 0.00 0.0
2000 ARI MLB NL 33 32 213.3 11 7 0 226 39 104 38 107 9.5 1.6 1.6 4.4 0% .272 1.24 4.98 4.05 103 4.83 92.9
2001 ARI MLB NL 29 22 133.3 4 9 0 156 30 55 25 100 10.5 2.0 1.7 3.7 0% .285 1.40 5.31 5.20 120 6.65 138.0
2001 TUC AAA PCL 2 2 12.0 1 0 0 7 2 8 0 5.3 1.5 0.0 6.0 0% -.700 0.75 2.71 1.50 0 0.00 0.0
2002 ARI MLB NL 35 24 156.0 6 11 0 174 32 81 23 107 10.0 1.8 1.3 4.7 0% .289 1.32 4.38 4.79 106 4.96 106.4
2003 CLE MLB AL 25 24 148.0 9 10 0 162 32 72 21 94 9.9 1.9 1.3 4.4 0% .285 1.31 4.69 3.71 104 5.17 108.3
2003 KCA MLB AL 7 7 49.7 5 1 0 50 11 15 6 102 9.1 2.0 1.1 2.7 0% .265 1.23 4.72 3.99 115 6.39 134.0
2004 KCA MLB AL 35 26 166.0 6 12 0 217 53 70 33 102 11.8 2.9 1.8 3.8 0% .313 1.63 5.87 5.64 129 8.30 171.2
2005 KCA MLB AL 6 6 30.7 1 2 0 39 4 17 7 101 11.4 1.2 2.1 5.0 0% .305 1.40 5.29 6.75 97 4.46 96.0
2005 WIC AA TXS 1 1 1.3 0 0 0 5 0 2 1 110 34.6 0.0 6.9 13.8 0% -1.333 3.85 10.19 13.85 86 8.77 172.8
2005 OMA AAA PCL 1 1 4.3 0 0 0 3 1 2 1 89 6.3 2.1 2.1 4.2 0% -.500 0.93 6.30 6.28 115 4.20 82.8

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
2008-03-13 2008-03-14 Camp 1 0 Right Elbow Sprain and Flexor Mass Strain - -
2006-04-02 2006-09-05 Minors 156 0 Left Elbow Surgery Revision Tommy John Surgery 2006-07-14 -
2005-05-09 2005-10-03 60-DL 147 131 Left Elbow Surgery Tommy John Surgery 2005-07-21 -
2005-03-11 2005-03-21 Camp 10 0 - Low Back Tightness - -
2005-02-26 2005-02-28 Camp 2 0 - Neck Tightness - -
2004-03-10 2004-03-10 Camp 0 0 - Thigh Tightness Hamstring - -
2003-04-20 2003-04-30 DTD 10 9 Right Thigh Strain Hamstring - -
2002-09-22 2002-10-06 DTD 14 8 Left Foot Fracture Batted Ball - -
2002-07-18 2002-07-18 DTD 0 0 - Upper Back Soreness - -
2002-05-05 2002-05-14 DTD 9 8 Left Thumb Contusion - -
2002-04-09 2002-04-13 DTD 4 4 Left Forearm Contusion Batted Ball - -
2001-08-11 2001-08-17 DTD 6 5 Left Elbow Contusion Batted Ball - -
2001-06-03 2001-07-01 15-DL 28 25 Left Groin Strain - -
2001-04-12 2001-05-02 15-DL 20 18 - Low Back Strain - -
2001-04-01 2001-04-05 Camp 4 2 Left Forearm Contusion Batted Ball - -
2001-03-27 2001-03-31 Camp 4 0 Left Fingers Laceration Index Finger - -
2001-03-22 2001-03-26 Camp 4 0 Left Elbow Contusion - -
1998-07-24 1998-08-02 DTD 9 9 Left Elbow Stiffness - -
1997-07-05 1997-08-13 15-DL 39 36 Left Shoulder Inflammation Tendonitis - -
1997-03-08 1997-03-20 Camp 12 0 Left Knee Sprain - -
1995-05-06 1995-06-20 15-DL 45 41 Left Upper Arm Strain Biceps - -
1994-05-07 1994-06-07 15-DL 31 27 Left Thumb Fracture Non-displaced By Batting Ball - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2005 KCA $3,250,000
2004 KCA $3,250,000
2003 CLE, KCA $1,500,000
2002 ARI $5,375,000
2001 ARI $4,125,000
2000 ARI $2,250,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
6 yrPrevious$19,750,000
6 yrTotal$19,750,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
10 y 152 dRon Shapiro

Details
  • FA 2/1/08 (minor-league contract)
  • signed as a free agent from KC 1/06 (minor-league contract)
  • re-signed as a free agent 11/03, 2 year/$6.5M (04-05) 04-05:$3.25M/year
  • $0.5M if traded
  • acquired in trade from CLE 8/03 signed as a free agent from AZ 12/02
  • 1 year/$1.5M (03)
  • agreed to def some $ past 06
  • 3 year/$11M (00-02)

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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