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Brett Anderson

Brett Franklin Anderson (twitter: @BAnderson_30)

Position: Pitcher
Bats: Left, Throws: Left
Height: 6' 4", Weight: 225 lb.

Born: February 1, 1988 in Midland, TX
High School: Stillwater HS (Stillwater, OK)
Drafted
by the Arizona Diamondbacks in the 2nd round of the 2006 amateur draft.
Signed September 1, 2006. (All Transactions)
Debut: April 10, 2009 (Age 21.068)
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 2009 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Athletics/Rockies 2009-2014
2014 Contract Status: 3rd-Year Arb Eligible (team option), 5 yrs/$20.5M (10-14) & 15 team option (details) [*]
Service Time (01/2014): 5.000, Free Agent: 2015 [*], Agents: Legacy Sports Group [*]
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Standard Pitching

Year Age Tm Lg W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF ERA+ FIP WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W Awards
2009 21 OAK AL 11 11 .500 4.06 30 30 0 1 1 0 175.1 180 94 79 20 45 1 150 3 1 0 735 108 3.69 1.283 9.2 1.0 2.3 7.7 3.33 RoY-6
2010 22 OAK AL 7 6 .538 2.80 19 19 0 0 0 0 112.1 112 41 35 6 22 2 75 7 2 4 470 147 3.21 1.193 9.0 0.5 1.8 6.0 3.41
2011 23 OAK AL 3 6 .333 4.00 13 13 0 1 0 0 83.1 86 40 37 8 25 1 61 7 1 0 356 101 3.96 1.332 9.3 0.9 2.7 6.6 2.44
2012 24 OAK AL 4 2 .667 2.57 6 6 0 0 0 0 35.0 29 11 10 1 7 1 25 1 0 1 137 153 2.72 1.029 7.5 0.3 1.8 6.4 3.57
2013 25 OAK AL 1 4 .200 6.04 16 5 4 0 0 3 44.2 51 32 30 5 21 1 46 0 0 0 200 65 3.85 1.612 10.3 1.0 4.2 9.3 2.19
2014 26 COL NL 1 3 .250 2.91 8 8 0 0 0 0 43.1 44 18 14 1 13 3 29 0 0 0 180 148 2.99 1.315 9.1 0.2 2.7 6.0 2.23
6 Yrs 27 32 .458 3.73 92 81 4 2 1 3 494.0 502 236 205 41 133 9 386 18 4 5 2078 112 3.51 1.285 9.1 0.7 2.4 7.0 2.90
162 Game Avg. 11 13 .458 3.73 36 32 2 1 0 1 194 197 93 81 16 52 4 152 7 2 2 817 112 3.51 1.285 9.1 0.7 2.4 7.0 2.90
OAK (5 yrs) 26 29 .473 3.81 84 73 4 2 1 3 450.2 458 218 191 40 120 6 357 18 4 5 1898 109 3.56 1.283 9.1 0.8 2.4 7.1 2.98
COL (1 yr) 1 3 .250 2.91 8 8 0 0 0 0 43.1 44 18 14 1 13 3 29 0 0 0 180 148 2.99 1.315 9.1 0.2 2.7 6.0 2.23
AL (5 yrs) 26 29 .473 3.81 84 73 4 2 1 3 450.2 458 218 191 40 120 6 357 18 4 5 1898 109 3.56 1.283 9.1 0.8 2.4 7.1 2.98
NL (1 yr) 1 3 .250 2.91 8 8 0 0 0 0 43.1 44 18 14 1 13 3 29 0 0 0 180 148 2.99 1.315 9.1 0.2 2.7 6.0 2.23
Hold your mouse over the values in the Saves, ERA, or FIP columns for additional information.

Player Value--Pitchers

WAR Explained (v2.2): 8+ MVP, 5+ A-S, 2+ Starter, 0-2 Sub, < 0 Repl
Year Age Tm Lg IP G GS R RA9 RA9opp RA9def RA9role PPFp RA9avg RAA WAA gmLI WAAadj WAR RAR waaWL% 162WL% Salary Awards
2009 21 OAK AL 175.1 30 30 94 4.83 4.90 -0.18 0.19 99.6 5.25 7 0.7 -0.1 2.3 28 .522 .504 $400,000 RoY-6
2010 22 OAK AL 112.1 19 19 41 3.28 4.27 0.38 0.15 99.4 4.02 8 0.9 -0.1 2.0 21 .547 .506 $410,000
2011 23 OAK AL 83.1 13 13 40 4.32 4.45 -0.10 0.16 98.2 4.63 3 0.3 -0.1 1.1 11 .521 .502 $1,250,000
2012 24 OAK AL 35.0 6 6 11 2.83 4.55 0.11 0.18 89.2 4.12 5 0.6 -0.0 0.9 9 .593 .503 $3,250,000
2013 25 OAK AL 44.2 16 5 32 6.45 4.48 -0.25 -0.06 92.0 4.29 -11 -1.2 .9 -0.0 -0.8 -7 .428 .493 $5,750,000
2014 26 COL NL 43.1 8 8 18 3.74 3.98 0.18 0.15 117.1 4.63 5 0.6 -0.0 0.9 8 .570 .503 $8,000,000
6 Seasons 494.0 92 81 236 4.30 4.54 0.01 0.15 99.4 4.64 16 1.8 .9 -0.3 6.4 69 .520 .502 $19,060,000
OAK (5 yrs) 450.2 84 73 218 4.35 4.59 -0.01 0.15 97.8 4.64 11 1.3 .9 -0.3 5.5 62 .515 .502 $11,060,000
COL (1 yr) 43.1 8 8 18 3.74 3.98 0.18 0.15 117.1 4.63 5 0.6 -0.0 0.9 8 .570 .503 $8,000,000

Postseason Pitching

Year Age Tm Lg Series Rslt Opp W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
2012 24 OAK AL ALDS L DET 1 0 1.000 0.00 1 1 0 0 0 0 6.0 2 0 0 0 2 0 6 0 0 0 21 0.667 3.0 0.0 3.0 9.0 3.00
2013 25 OAK AL ALDS L DET 0 0 27.00 1 0 1 0 0 0 0.1 1 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 3 6.000 27.0 0.0 27.0 27.0 1.00
2 Yrs (2 Series) 1 0 1.000 1.42 2 1 1 0 0 0 6.1 3 1 1 0 3 0 7 0 0 1 24 0.947 4.3 0.0 4.3 9.9 2.33
2 ALDS 1 0 1.000 1.42 2 1 1 0 0 0 6.1 3 1 1 0 3 0 7 0 0 1 24 0.947 4.3 0.0 4.3 9.9 2.33

Batting Against -- Pitching*

Year Age Tm Lg PAu G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS BAbip TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB ROE
2009 21 OAK AL 30 735 679 94 180 29 1 20 14 4 45 150 .265 .312 .399 .711 .312 271 24 3 4 4 1 11
2010 22 OAK AL 19 470 436 41 112 24 0 6 8 5 22 75 .257 .302 .353 .655 .297 154 12 7 3 2 2 5
2011 23 OAK AL 13 356 319 40 86 11 1 8 5 7 25 61 .270 .335 .386 .721 .311 123 8 7 4 1 1 4
2012 24 OAK AL 6 137 129 11 29 6 0 1 1 1 7 25 .225 .270 .295 .565 .272 38 4 1 0 0 1 2
2013 25 OAK AL 16 200 178 32 51 9 1 5 2 0 21 46 .287 .362 .433 .794 .362 77 6 0 1 0 1 2
2014 26 COL NL 8 180 165 18 44 12 1 1 1 1 13 29 .267 .318 .370 .688 .316 61 6 0 1 1 3 2
6 Yrs 92 2078 1906 236 502 91 4 41 31 18 133 386 .263 .316 .380 .696 .310 724 60 18 13 8 9 26
162 Game Avg. 36 817 749 93 197 36 2 16 12 7 52 152 .263 .316 .380 .696 .310 285 24 7 5 3 4 10
MLB Averages .256 .322 .402 .723 .297

Win Probability*

Year Age Tm Lg PtchR PtchW Plays WPA WPA+ WPA- aLI WPA/LI Clutch RE24 REW boLI RE24/boLI LevHi LevMd LevLo
2009 21 OAK AL 2.4 0.2 752 0.3 12.3 -12.0 .94 1.0 -0.8 1.9 0.2 0.91 11.6 0 0 0
2010 22 OAK AL 15.0 1.6 490 1.6 9.0 -7.5 1.05 1.5 0.0 13.5 1.4 0.93 15.1 0 0 0
2011 23 OAK AL 0.4 0.0 367 0.4 7.2 -6.8 1.13 0.6 -0.2 3.2 0.3 0.96 5.4 0 0 0
2012 24 OAK AL 5.5 0.6 140 0.8 2.5 -1.7 .97 0.8 0.1 7.6 0.9 0.92 8.5 0 0 0
2013 25 OAK AL -12.1 -1.2 202 -0.7 2.9 -3.6 .91 -0.5 -0.3 -10.0 -1.0 1.02 -10.1 2 2 7
2014 26 COL NL 4.7 0.5 182 0.4 3.3 -2.9 .98 0.3 0.0 2.5 0.3 0.89 3.4 0 0 0
6 Yrs 15.8 1.8 2133 2.7 37.2 -34.5 1.00 3.7 -1.0 18.7 2.0 0.93 34.0 2 2 7

Starting Pitching*

Year Age Tm Lg G GS Wgs Lgs ND Wchp Ltuf Wtm Ltm tmW-L% Wlst Lsv CG SHO QS QS% GmScA Best Wrst BQR BQS sDR lDR RS/GS RS/IP IP/GS Pit/GS <80 80-99 100-119 ≥120 Max
2009 21 OAK AL 30 30 11 11 8 3 2 14 16 .467 3 2 1 1 13 43% 51.0 90 23 18 7 0 17 4.4 4.5 5.8 94 3 15 12 0 114
2010 22 OAK AL 19 19 7 6 6 1 3 8 11 .421 3 2 0 0 13 68% 54.6 71 26 11 2 0 8 3.6 3.4 5.9 95 3 4 11 1 122
2011 23 OAK AL 13 13 3 6 4 0 1 5 8 .385 1 1 1 0 7 54% 51.4 81 8 6 4 0 5 3.1 2.6 6.4 104 0 3 10 0 114
2012 24 OAK AL 6 6 4 2 0 0 0 4 2 .667 0 0 0 0 4 67% 57.8 76 37 6 4 0 5 3.6 4.2 5.8 87 1 3 2 0 108
2013 25 OAK AL 16 5 1 4 0 0 1 1 4 .200 0 0 0 0 2 40% 41.2 66 24 8 4 0 4 4.0 5.5 4.7 86 1 2 2 0 108
2014 26 COL NL 8 8 1 3 4 0 2 3 5 .375 2 0 0 0 5 63% 52.5 72 26 1 0 0 6 3.9 3.6 5.4 83 2 3 3 0 114
6 Yrs 92 81 27 32 22 4 9 35 46 .432 9 5 2 1 44 54% 52 90 8 50 21 0 45 3.9 3.8 5.8 94 10 30 40 1 122
MLB Averages .500 52% 51 102 -16 4.3 4.3 5.9 96

Reliever Pitching*

Year Age Tm Lg G GR GF Wgr Lgr SVOpp SV BSv SV% SVSit Hold IR IS IS% 1stIP aLI LevHi LevMd LevLo Ahd Tie Bhd Runr Empt >3o <3o IPmult 0DR Out/GR Pit/GR
2013 25 OAK AL 16 11 4 0 0 3 3 0 100% 4 1 5 1 20% 7 .910 2 2 7 6 2 3 2 9 7 3 8 1 5.7 31
1 Yr 16 11 4 0 0 3 3 0 100% 4 1 5 1 20% .910 2 2 7 6 2 3 2 9 7 3 8 1 5.7 31

Ratio Pitching*

Year Age Tm Lg PA Ptn% HR% SO% BB% XBH% X/H% GB/FB GO/AO IP% LD% HR/FB IF/FB DPopp DPs DP%
2009 21 OAK AL 735 27% 2.7% 20.4% 6.1% 6.8% 28% 1.06 1.40 70% 17% 8.8% 12% 147 24 16%
2010 22 OAK AL 470 24% 1.3% 16.0% 4.7% 6.4% 27% 1.17 1.55 76% 19% 3.9% 8% 74 12 16%
2011 23 OAK AL 356 33% 2.3% 17.1% 7.0% 5.6% 23% 1.34 2.14 71% 16% 8.7% 15% 69 8 12%
2012 24 OAK AL 137 25% 0.7% 18.3% 5.1% 5.1% 24% 1.49 2.43 75% 24% 2.6% 7% 26 4 15%
2013 25 OAK AL 200 26% 2.5% 23.0% 10.5% 7.5% 29% 1.64 3.05 64% 17% 10.6% 6% 46 6 13%
2014 26 COL NL 180 27% 0.6% 16.1% 7.2% 7.8% 32% 1.67 2.13 76% 21% 2.3% 14% 23 6 26%
6 Yrs 2078 27% 2.0% 18.6% 6.4% 6.5% 27% 1.25 1.76 72% 18% 6.8% 11% 385 60 16%
MLB Averages 45% 2.5% 19.2% 8.2% 7.5% 33% 0.82 1.09 68% 20% 7.5% 13% 11%

Pitch Summary -- Pitching*

Year Age Tm Lg PA Pit Pit/PA Str Str% L/Str S/Str F/Str I/Str AS/Str I/Bll AS/Pit Con 1st% 30% 30c 30s 02% 02c 02s 02h L/SO S/SO L/SO% 3pK 4pW PAu Pitu Stru
2009 21 OAK AL 736 2818 3.83 1795 63.8% 30.6% 12.5% 27.0% 29.9% 69.4% 0.4% 44.3% 81.9% 58.3% 3.8% 28 20 19.8% 146 61 4 39 111 26.0% 13 7 0 0 0
2010 22 OAK AL 470 1802 3.83 1119 62.4% 31.2% 12.1% 24.0% 32.7% 68.8% 1.2% 42.9% 82.5% 55.7% 6.8% 32 25 18.1% 85 27 2 12 63 16.0% 4 5 0 0 0
2011 23 OAK AL 357 1351 3.78 864 64.0% 33.4% 11.3% 24.8% 30.4% 66.6% 0.2% 42.6% 83.0% 58.3% 5.3% 19 16 19.3% 69 29 2 14 47 23.0% 14 2 0 0 0
2012 24 OAK AL 138 522 3.78 340 65.6% 32.4% 13.5% 23.5% 30.6% 67.6% 2.2% 44.4% 80.0% 62.3% 2.9% 4 2 21.7% 30 13 0 1 24 4.0% 5 1 0 0 0
2013 25 OAK AL 200 768 3.84 477 62.4% 30.6% 15.3% 26.2% 27.9% 69.4% 1.4% 43.3% 77.9% 57.5% 6.5% 13 8 26.5% 53 25 3 5 41 10.9% 9 4 0 0 0
2014 26 COL NL 180 663 3.68 425 65.0% 31.3% 14.8% 21.4% 32.5% 68.7% 3.8% 44.6% 78.4% 61.7% 5.0% 9 5 23.3% 42 14 0 5 24 17.2% 5 2 0 0 0
6 Yrs 2081 7924 3.81 5020 63.6% 31.4% 12.7% 25.2% 30.7% 68.6% 1.0% 43.6% 81.4% 58.2% 5.0% 105 76 20.4% 425 169 11 76 310 19.7% 50 21 0 0 0
MLB Averages 3.82 63.6% 27.8% 15.5% 27.0% 29.6% 72.2% 1.5% 45.9% 78.5% 59.4% 4.8% 23.5% 24.4%

Baserunning & Situational Stats*

Hits Home Runs Advances Baserunning
Year Age Tm Lg PA H Inf Bnt All GS GSo vRH vLH Hm Rd <2,3B Scr SO % ROE WP PB SBO SB CS SB% SB2 CS2 SB3 CS3 SBH CSH PO PCS BT PAu
2009 21 OAK AL 735 180 31 3 20 1 13 14 6 6 14 37 27 3 73% 11 0 1 264 14 4 78% 11 4 3 0 0 0 4 4 6 0
2010 22 OAK AL 470 112 18 1 6 0 6 6 0 5 1 15 8 2 53% 5 4 2 174 8 5 62% 6 4 2 1 0 0 3 3 13 0
2011 23 OAK AL 356 86 16 2 8 0 8 4 4 5 3 20 10 2 50% 4 0 0 128 5 7 42% 3 6 2 0 0 1 5 5 2 0
2012 24 OAK AL 137 29 8 2 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 4 3 1 75% 2 1 0 48 1 1 50% 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0
2013 25 OAK AL 200 51 9 0 5 0 9 3 2 5 0 10 4 4 40% 2 0 0 77 2 0 100% 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2014 26 COL NL 180 44 8 0 1 0 2 1 0 1 0 7 2 1 29% 2 0 0 64 1 1 50% 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 1 0
6 Yrs 2078 502 90 8 41 1 39 29 12 22 19 93 54 13 58% 26 5 3 755 31 18 63% 23 16 8 1 0 1 14 14 23 0
MLB Averages 52% 73%

Cumulative Pitching

Year Age W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF ERA+ WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W ERA+
2009 21 11 11 .500 4.06 30 30 0 1 1 0 175.1 180 94 79 20 45 1 150 3 1 0 735 108 1.283 9.2 1.0 2.3 7.7 3.33 108
2010 22 18 17 .514 3.57 49 49 0 1 1 0 287.2 292 135 114 26 67 3 225 10 3 4 1205 120 1.248 9.1 0.8 2.1 7.0 3.36 120
2011 23 21 23 .477 3.66 62 62 0 2 1 0 371.0 378 175 151 34 92 4 286 17 4 4 1561 115 1.267 9.2 0.8 2.2 6.9 3.11 115
2012 24 25 25 .500 3.57 68 68 0 2 1 0 406.0 407 186 161 35 99 5 311 18 4 5 1698 118 1.246 9.0 0.8 2.2 6.9 3.14 118
2013 25 26 29 .473 3.81 84 73 4 2 1 3 450.2 458 218 191 40 120 6 357 18 4 5 1898 109 1.283 9.1 0.8 2.4 7.1 2.98 109
2014 26 27 32 .458 3.73 92 81 4 2 1 3 494.0 502 236 205 41 133 9 386 18 4 5 2078 112 1.285 9.1 0.7 2.4 7.0 2.90 112

Neutralized Pitching

Change to: Default / 750 Runs / 1968 Dodgers / 2000 Rockies or

All seasons are converted to 162-game seasons &
average team scoring of 716 total runs (4.42 R/G)
How this works
Year Age W L W-L% ERA IP H R ER HR BB SO HBP WHIP H9 BB9 SO9 SO/W HR9 Gact
2009 21 9 10 .474 4.06 175.0 175 88 79 19 44 150 3 1.251 9.0 2.3 7.7 3.41 1.0 30
2010 22 7 5 .583 2.97 112.0 114 41 37 6 22 75 7 1.214 9.2 1.8 6.0 3.41 0.5 19
2011 23 5 4 .556 3.90 83.0 88 40 36 8 26 61 7 1.373 9.5 2.8 6.6 2.35 0.9 13
2012 24 2 2 .500 2.57 35.0 31 11 10 1 7 25 1 1.086 8.0 1.8 6.4 3.57 0.3 6
2013 25 2 3 .400 6.20 45.0 54 34 31 5 22 46 0 1.689 10.8 4.4 9.2 2.09 1.0 16
2014 26 3 2 .600 3.14 43.0 43 17 15 1 13 29 0 1.302 9.0 2.7 6.1 2.23 0.2 8
6 Yrs 28 26 .519 3.80 493.0 505 231 208 40 134 386 18 1.296 9.2 7.0 2.88 0.7 92



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Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

Stats are Year-Value-Rank · Glossary

Monthly Awards (yr-month lg award)
2009 September AL Rookie of the Month

Bases On Balls per 9 IP s c a p y
2009 AL  2.310 (8th)

Strikeouts per 9 IP s c a p y
2009 AL  7.700 (10th)

Shutouts s c a p y
2009 AL  1 (7th)

Strikeouts / Base On Balls s c a p y
2009 AL  3.333 (8th)

Fielding Independent Pitching s c a p y
2009 AL  3.69 (8th)

Youngest s c a p y
2009 AL  born 1988-02-01 (7th)

             

Hall Of Fame Statistics

Player rank in (·)

Gray InkPitching - 3 (2178), Average HOFer ≈ 185
Hall of Fame MonitorPitching - 1 (2050), Likely HOFer ≈ 100
JAWS Starting Pitcher (1105th), 6.4 career WAR/6.4 7yr-peak WAR/6.4 JAWS
Average HOF P (out of 59) = 73.4 career WAR/50.2 7yr-peak WAR/61.8 JAWS

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