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Portrait of Taylor Buchholz

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Career Summary
Years G IP W L SV ERA WARP
10 158 311 20 22 1 4.28 5.1
Birth Date10-13-1981
Height6' 3"
Weight220 lbs
Age38 years, 0 months, 6 days
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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 PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA DRA- WARP
2006 HOU MLB 22 19 113.0 6 10 0 107 34 77 21 97 8.5 2.7 1.7 6.1 0% .250 1.25 5.14 5.89 103 4.22 86.0 2.0
2007 COL MLB 41 8 93.7 6 5 0 105 20 61 8 108 10.1 1.9 0.8 5.9 0% .318 1.33 3.68 4.23 94 3.96 82.0 1.7
2008 COL MLB 63 0 66.3 6 6 1 45 18 56 5 104 6.1 2.4 0.7 7.6 0% .220 0.95 3.29 2.17 90 3.52 75.1 1.4
2010 COL 0 7 0 10.0 1 0 0 10 6 9 2 105 9.0 5.4 1.8 8.1 0% .308 1.60 5.70 4.50 86 4.16 94.0 0.1
2010 TOR 0 2 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 113 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0% .000 0.00 3.04 0.00 97 7.42 167.6 -0.1
2011 NYN MLB 23 0 26.0 1 1 0 22 7 26 5 96 7.6 2.4 1.7 9.0 0% .250 1.12 4.41 3.12 103 4.38 101.7 0.1
2010 TOT MLB 9 0 12.0 1 0 0 10 6 9 2 106 7.5 4.5 1.5 6.8 0% .000 1.33 5.25 3.75 87 4.71 106.3 0.0
CareerMLB15827311.02022128985229411028.42.51.26.644%.2661.204.254.28974.0384.65.1

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-
2001 LWD A SAL 28 26 176.7 9 14 0 165 57 136 8 8.4 2.9 0.4 6.9 0% -.781 1.26 3.28 3.36 0 0.00 0.0
2002 CLR A+ FSL 23 23 158.7 10 6 0 140 51 129 11 7.9 2.9 0.6 7.3 0% .276 1.20 3.54 3.29 0 0.00 0.0
2002 REA AA EAS 4 4 23.0 0 2 0 29 6 17 5 11.3 2.3 2.0 6.7 0% .329 1.52 5.44 7.43 0 0.00 0.0
2003 REA AA EAS 25 24 144.7 9 11 0 136 33 114 14 8.5 2.1 0.9 7.1 0% .284 1.17 3.82 3.55 0 0.00 0.0
2004 NWO AAA PCL 20 17 98.0 6 7 0 107 29 74 16 9.8 2.7 1.5 6.8 0% .294 1.39 5.07 5.23 0 0.00 0.0
2005 ROU AAA PCL 20 14 76.7 6 0 0 79 27 45 14 6 9.3 3.2 1.6 5.3 0% -.722 1.38 5.92 4.81 117 4.75 93.7
2005 SUR Wnt AFL 7 6 23.0 1 0 0 20 4 17 2 7.8 1.6 0.8 6.7 0% -.783 1.04 4.41 1.57 0 0.00 0.0
2006 HOU MLB NL 22 19 113.0 6 10 0 107 34 77 21 97 8.5 2.7 1.7 6.1 0% .250 1.25 5.14 5.89 103 4.22 86.0
2006 ROU AAA PCL 7 7 44.0 1 3 0 47 17 37 2 97 9.6 3.5 0.4 7.6 0% .333 1.45 3.47 4.91 86 4.53 95.2
2007 COL MLB NL 41 8 93.7 6 5 0 105 20 61 8 108 10.1 1.9 0.8 5.9 0% .318 1.33 3.68 4.23 94 3.96 82.0
2008 COL MLB NL 63 0 66.3 6 6 1 45 18 56 5 104 6.1 2.4 0.7 7.6 0% .220 0.95 3.29 2.17 90 3.52 75.1
2010 COL MLB NL 7 0 10.0 1 0 0 10 6 9 2 105 9.0 5.4 1.8 8.1 0% .308 1.60 5.70 4.50 86 4.16 94.0
2010 TOR MLB AL 2 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 113 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0% .000 0.00 3.04 0.00 97 7.42 167.6
2010 MOD A+ CLF 3 1 3.0 1 0 0 0 0 4 0 97 0.0 0.0 0.0 12.0 0% .000 0.00 1.05 0.00 0 0.00 0.0
2010 CSP AAA PCL 18 0 18.3 0 1 0 22 9 12 3 10.8 4.4 1.5 5.9 0% .322 1.69 6.04 5.90 0 0.00 0.0
2011 NYN MLB NL 23 0 26.0 1 1 0 22 7 26 5 96 7.6 2.4 1.7 9.0 0% .250 1.12 4.41 3.12 103 4.38 101.7

Plate Discipline

YEAR Pits Zone% Swing% Contact% Z-Swing% O-Swing% Z-Contact% O-Contact% SwStr%
2008 840 0.4988 0.4690 0.7538 0.6038 0.3349 0.9091 0.4752 0.2462
2010 175 0.4629 0.3886 0.7059 0.5679 0.2340 0.8043 0.5000 0.2941
2011 409 0.5379 0.4621 0.7672 0.6364 0.2593 0.8357 0.5714 0.2328
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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
2011-05-30 2011-09-29 60-DL 122 110 Right Shoulder Fatigue -
2011-05-25 2011-05-25 On-Alr 0 0 - General Medical Mood Disorder Anxiety and Depression - -
2011-05-16 2011-05-21 DTD 5 4 Right Shoulder Soreness -
2011-03-01 2011-03-03 Camp 2 0 - Thigh Soreness Hamstring -
2010-08-14 2010-09-01 15-DL 18 16 Low Back Strain -
2010-03-26 2010-07-24 60-DL 120 96 Right Elbow Recovery From Surgery Tommy John Surgery 2009-06-17
2009-03-27 2009-10-13 60-DL 200 162 Right Elbow Surgery Tommy John Surgery 2009-06-17
2009-02-27 2009-03-27 Camp 28 0 Right Elbow Sprain Ulnar Collateral Ligament -
2008-09-10 2008-09-29 DTD 19 17 Right Shoulder Soreness -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2011 NYN $600,000
2010 COL $1,055,000
2009 COL $1,055,000
2008 COL $399,000
2007 COL $383,000
2006 HOU $327,000
2005 COL $316,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
7 yrPrevious$4,135,000
7 yrTotal$4,135,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
5 y 140 d1 year/$0.6M (2011)

Details
  • 1 year/$0.6M (2011). Signed by NY Mets as a free agent 1/3/11. Roster bonus: $0.4M if Buchholz makes Opening Day roster and is not on disabled list. Performance bonuses: $40,000 each for 40, 45, 50, 55, 60 games. Refused assignment by NY Mets 11/15/11.
  • 1 year/$1.055M (2010). Re-signed 1/14/10 (avoided arbitration).
  • 1 year/$1.055M (2009). Re-signed 1/20/09 (avoided arbitration). Performance bonus: $25,000 each for 40, 50 games finished.
  • 1 year/$0.399M (2008). Split contract, $0.2296M in minors.
  • 1 year/$0.383M (2007). Re-signed 3/07.
  • 1 year/$0.327M (2006). Re-signed 2/06. Optioned to Triple-A 7/06. Recalled 9/06. Acquired in trade from Houston 12/06.
  • 1 year/$0.316M (2005). Re-signed 3/05 (split contract).
  • 1 year (2004). Contract purchased 11/03. Acquired in trade from Philadelphia 11/03. Optioned to Triple-A 3/04.
  • Drafted 2000 (6-175) (Springfield HS, Pa.), $0.375M signing bonus.

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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