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Career Summary
Years G IP W L SV ERA WARP
15 124 187.3 8 10 1 5.19 0.5
Birth Date8-13-1979
Height6' 5"
Weight245 lbs
Age40 years, 2 months, 5 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 PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA DRA- WARP
2004 ATL MLB 18 0 19.0 2 1 0 18 8 15 0 91 8.5 3.8 0.0 7.1 0% .305 1.37 2.63 3.32 101 4.43 91.4 0.2
2005 ATL 0 23 4 44.3 1 5 0 47 14 30 10 96 9.5 2.8 2.0 6.1 0% .270 1.38 5.51 5.28 93 3.82 82.1 0.8
2005 DET 0 12 3 25.0 1 1 0 35 7 17 7 103 12.6 2.5 2.5 6.1 0% .333 1.68 6.16 6.12 107 5.13 110.3 0.1
2006 DET MLB 20 1 38.7 2 0 1 46 14 25 6 107 10.7 3.3 1.4 5.8 0% .323 1.55 5.07 4.89 109 5.65 115.1 0.0
2009 KCA MLB 43 0 50.3 2 3 0 50 22 29 7 105 8.9 3.9 1.3 5.2 0% .269 1.43 5.22 4.83 116 5.85 125.5 -0.4
2010 KCA MLB 5 0 2.0 0 0 0 5 2 1 0 115 22.5 9.0 0.0 4.5 0% .500 3.50 6.54 18.00 137 10.79 243.7 -0.1
2012 KCA MLB 3 0 8.0 0 0 0 12 3 3 0 99 13.5 3.4 0.0 3.4 0% .387 1.88 3.41 6.75 125 7.00 160.4 -0.2
2005 TOT MLB 35 7 69.3 2 6 0 82 21 47 17 98 10.6 2.7 2.2 6.1 0% .000 1.49 5.74 5.58 98 4.29 92.3 0.9
CareerMLB1248187.38101213701203010110.23.41.45.846%.3021.515.065.191075.19110.40.5

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-
1998 DNV Rk APL 13 13 73.3 1 7 0 92 28 53 7 11.3 3.4 0.9 6.5 0% -.966 1.64 5.03 5.77 0 0.00 0.0
1999 JAM A- NYP 15 15 77.3 7 5 0 77 25 61 4 9.0 2.9 0.5 7.1 0% -.811 1.32 3.78 4.54 0 0.00 0.0
2001 MCN A SAL 23 21 128.0 7 7 0 136 26 91 9 9.6 1.8 0.6 6.4 0% -1.008 1.27 3.37 3.59 0 0.00 0.0
2002 MYR A+ CRL 26 26 163.0 9 8 0 170 38 94 8 9.4 2.1 0.4 5.2 0% .299 1.28 3.36 3.53 0 0.00 0.0
2003 GRN AA SOU 39 12 107.0 11 3 2 104 33 58 9 8.7 2.8 0.8 4.9 0% .276 1.28 4.11 3.36 0 0.00 0.0
2003 esc Wnt DWL 16 3 24.7 0 2 0 29 13 14 0 10.6 4.7 0.0 5.1 0% -1.074 1.70 3.56 3.28 0 0.00 0.0
2004 ATL MLB NL 18 0 19.0 2 1 0 18 8 15 0 91 8.5 3.8 0.0 7.1 0% .305 1.37 2.63 3.32 101 4.43 91.4
2004 GRN AA SOU 3 0 3.0 1 0 0 1 0 5 0 3.0 0.0 0.0 15.0 0% .167 0.33 0.81 0.00 0 0.00 0.0
2004 GWN AAA INT 51 0 74.0 4 1 0 72 22 64 4 8.8 2.7 0.5 7.8 0% .318 1.27 3.24 3.65 0 0.00 0.0
2005 ATL MLB NL 23 4 44.3 1 5 0 47 14 30 10 96 9.5 2.8 2.0 6.1 0% .270 1.38 5.51 5.28 93 3.82 82.1
2005 DET MLB AL 12 3 25.0 1 1 0 35 7 17 7 103 12.6 2.5 2.5 6.1 0% .333 1.68 6.16 6.12 107 5.13 110.3
2005 MIS AA SOU 2 2 7.7 0 0 0 6 2 7 0 7.0 2.3 0.0 8.2 0% -.667 1.04 2.30 1.17 0 0.00 0.0
2005 GWN AAA INT 3 3 14.0 1 1 0 12 5 9 0 48 7.7 3.2 0.0 5.8 0% -.800 1.21 3.20 1.93 92 3.97 78.2
2006 DET MLB AL 20 1 38.7 2 0 1 46 14 25 6 107 10.7 3.3 1.4 5.8 0% .323 1.55 5.07 4.89 109 5.65 115.1
2006 TOL AAA INT 2 2 6.0 0 0 0 4 2 6 0 93 6.0 3.0 0.0 9.0 0% .211 1.00 2.07 0.00 79 2.62 55.1
2007 ERI AA EAS 5 1 10.7 2 0 1 11 5 10 3 107 9.3 4.2 2.5 8.4 0% .276 1.50 6.43 5.89 118 5.07 104.0
2007 OMA AAA PCL 1 0 1.7 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 102 15.9 0.0 0.0 5.3 0% .500 1.76 2.35 0.00 85 4.91 100.7
2007 TOL AAA INT 6 0 10.0 0 1 0 10 8 6 0 93 9.0 7.2 0.0 5.4 0% .313 1.80 4.37 3.60 117 6.60 135.3
2008 NWA AA TXS 10 0 17.0 2 0 1 18 4 8 1 87 9.5 2.1 0.5 4.2 0% .288 1.29 3.85 5.29 102 4.45 91.1
2008 OMA AAA PCL 23 10 95.0 5 5 1 109 27 62 15 103 10.3 2.6 1.4 5.9 0% .313 1.43 5.14 4.64 103 4.96 101.5
2009 KCA MLB AL 43 0 50.3 2 3 0 50 22 29 7 105 8.9 3.9 1.3 5.2 0% .269 1.43 5.22 4.83 116 5.85 125.5
2009 OMA AAA PCL 13 0 25.3 2 3 2 27 8 26 1 93 9.6 2.8 0.4 9.2 0% .356 1.38 2.85 2.85 74 4.20 88.4
2010 KCA MLB AL 5 0 2.0 0 0 0 5 2 1 0 115 22.5 9.0 0.0 4.5 0% .500 3.50 6.54 18.00 137 10.79 243.7
2010 OMA AAA PCL 2 0 2.0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 4.5 4.5 0.0 4.5 0% .167 1.00 4.08 0.00 0 0.00 0.0
2010 ESC Wnt DWL 7 0 5.3 0 0 0 8 3 3 2 13.6 5.1 3.4 5.1 0% .316 2.08 8.56 10.19 0 0.00 0.0
2011 ABQ AAA PCL 27 0 29.7 2 1 3 33 7 17 5 10.0 2.1 1.5 5.2 0% .295 1.35 5.63 4.85 102 3.81 77.8
2011 GIG Wnt LID 13 1 23.7 1 1 0 20 8 21 1 7.6 3.0 0.4 8.0 0% .268 1.18 3.23 4.18 0 0.00 0.0
2012 KCA MLB AL 3 0 8.0 0 0 0 12 3 3 0 99 13.5 3.4 0.0 3.4 0% .387 1.88 3.41 6.75 125 7.00 160.4
2012 OMA AAA PCL 40 1 67.0 4 2 7 66 28 59 7 88 8.9 3.8 0.9 7.9 0% .303 1.40 4.55 3.09 99 3.89 81.0
2012 GIG Wnt DWL 10 8 30.3 0 2 0 29 13 28 5 8.6 3.9 1.5 8.3 0% .282 1.38 4.72 5.04 0 0.00 0.0
2012 OBR Wnt LMP 2 0 1.0 0 0 0 3 1 1 0 27.0 9.0 0.0 9.0 0% .600 4.00 7.08 9.00 0 0.00 0.0
2013 CSP AAA PCL 2 2 5.7 0 1 0 9 1 3 0 124 14.3 1.6 0.0 4.8 0% .375 1.76 3.03 0.00 99 5.32 115.5
2013 GWN AAA INT 6 2 13.0 0 1 0 15 3 8 1 102 10.4 2.1 0.7 5.5 0% .318 1.38 3.66 6.23 103 5.41 117.5
2013 IND AAA INT 1 0 0.3 0 1 0 1 0 1 1 27.0 0.0 27.0 27.0 0% .000 3.00 36.20 27.00 104 5.92 128.5

Plate Discipline

YEAR Pits Zone% Swing% Contact% Z-Swing% O-Swing% Z-Contact% O-Contact% SwStr%
2009 784 0.4605 0.4222 0.7734 0.6039 0.2671 0.8578 0.6106 0.2266
2010 63 0.4921 0.3810 0.8333 0.6774 0.0938 0.8571 0.6667 0.1667
2012 120 0.5417 0.4583 0.8727 0.6154 0.2727 0.8750 0.8667 0.1273
Career9670.47260.42400.78960.61010.25650.85990.64600.2104

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
2011-05-19 2011-07-31 Minors 73 0 Right Foot Fracture - -
2009-10-16 2009-10-16 Off 0 0 Right Knee Surgery 2009-10-16
2007-07-13 2007-09-30 TradedDL 79 73 - Neck Recovery From Surgery Herniated Disc 2006-11-10 -
2007-03-31 2007-07-13 60-DL 104 87 Neck Recovery From Surgery Herniated Disc 2006-11-10
2006-11-10 2006-11-10 Off 0 0 Neck Surgery Herniated Disc 2006-11-10
2006-08-14 2006-10-28 60-DL 75 45 Neck Cartilage Injury Herniated Disc -
2006-04-07 2006-05-01 Minors 24 0 Right Upper Arm Strain Biceps -
2005-09-18 2005-10-02 DTD 14 14 Right Shoulder Stiffness -
2000-06-05 2000-09-05 Minors 92 0 Right Elbow Surgery Tommy John Surgery - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2011 PIT $
2010 KCA $665,000
2007 KCA $385,000
2005 ATL $318,500
YearsDescriptionSalary
3 yrPrevious$1,368,500
3 yrTotal$1,368,500

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
3 y 163 d1 year (2016)

Details
  • 1 year (2016). Re-signed by Kansas City as a free agent 11/25/15 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2015). Signed by Kansas City as a free agent 12/22/14 (minor-league contract).
  • 2014. Signed by Brother of Taiwan.
  • 1 year (2013). Signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 2/6/13 (minor-league contract). Acquired by Atlanta in trade from Pittsburgh 4/24/13.
  • 1 year (2012). Signed by Kansas City as a free agent 1/28/12 (minor-league contract). Contract purchased by Kansas City 6/14/12. DFA by Kansas City 6/23/12. Sent outright to Triple-A 6/25/12.
  • 1 year (2011). Signed by LA Dodgers as a free agent 1/5/11 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year/$0.665M (2010). Re-signed by Kansas City 12/12/09 (avoided arbitration). Split contract paying $0.24M in minors. Sent outright to Triple-A by Kansas City 4/22/10 after being DFA 4/16/10. Released by Kansas City 5/3/10. Signed by KIA of Korea 5/4/10.
  • 1 year (2009). Re-signed by Kansas City 1/2/09 (minor-league contract). $0.435M in majors. Contract purchased by Kansas City 5/24/09.
  • 1 year (2008). Re-signed by Kansas City 11/20/07 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year/$0.385M (2007). Re-signed by Detroit 2/07. Acquired by Kansas City in trade from Detroit 7/13/07. Sent outright to Triple-A by Kansas City 11/20/07.
  • 1 year (2006). Re-signed by Detroit 3/06.
  • 1 year/$0.3185M (2005). Re-signed by Atlanta 2/05. Acquired by Detroit in trade from Atlanta 7/05.
  • Signed by Atlanta 1995 as an amateur free agent from the Dominican Republic.

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
2010-04-16 13:00:00 (link to chat)KC's 13-man bullpen: unimaginably ridiculous, or onto something?
(BL from Bozeman, MT)
13-man staffs are an abomination. BTW, the Royals designated Roman Colon for assignment today and called up Josh Rupe, another Texas castoff. Bullpen problem solved! (Bradford Doolittle)


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