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John Axford

John Berton Axford (twitter: @JohnAxford)

Position: Pitcher
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 5", Weight: 220 lb.

Born: April 1, 1983 in Simcoe, Ontario, Canada
High Schools: Assumption College (Brantford, ON), Assumption College School (Port Dover, ON)
Schools: Canisius College (Buffalo, NY), University of Notre Dame (South Bend, IN)
Signed
by the New York Yankees as an amateur free agent in 2006. (All Transactions)
Debut: September 15, 2009 (Age 26.167, 17,277th in MLB history)
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 2010 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Brewers/Indians/Pirates/Cardinals 2009-2014
2015 Contract Status: 2nd-Year Arb Eligible (details) [*]
Service Time (01/2015): 4.170, Arb Eligible: 2014, Free Agent: 2017 [*], Agents: Beverly Hills Sports Council [*]
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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 26 MIL NL 0 0 3.52 7 0 6 0 0 1 7.2 5 3 3 0 6 1 9 0 0 1 34 122 3.10 1.435 5.9 0.0 7.0 10.6 1.50
2010 27 MIL NL 8 2 .800 2.48 50 0 43 0 0 24 58.0 42 17 16 1 27 3 76 1 0 4 238 163 2.13 1.190 6.5 0.2 4.2 11.8 2.81
2011 28 MIL NL 2 2 .500 1.95 74 0 63 0 0 46 73.2 59 19 16 4 25 1 86 0 0 8 305 202 2.41 1.140 7.2 0.5 3.1 10.5 3.44 CYA-9,MVP-17
2012 29 MIL NL 5 8 .385 4.67 75 0 54 0 0 35 69.1 61 42 36 10 39 2 93 2 0 10 310 88 4.06 1.442 7.9 1.3 5.1 12.1 2.38
2013 30 TOT NL 7 7 .500 4.02 75 0 16 0 0 0 65.0 73 32 29 10 26 3 65 2 0 5 289 97 4.34 1.523 10.1 1.4 3.6 9.0 2.50
2013 30 MIL NL 6 7 .462 4.45 62 0 13 0 0 0 54.2 62 29 27 10 23 3 54 1 0 5 245 87 4.77 1.555 10.2 1.6 3.8 8.9 2.35
2013 30 STL NL 1 0 1.000 1.74 13 0 3 0 0 0 10.1 11 3 2 0 3 0 11 1 0 0 44 223 2.08 1.355 9.6 0.0 2.6 9.6 3.67
2014 31 TOT MLB 2 4 .333 3.95 62 0 28 0 0 10 54.2 43 26 24 6 36 3 63 2 0 5 243 94 4.34 1.445 7.1 1.0 5.9 10.4 1.75
2014 31 CLE AL 2 3 .400 3.92 49 0 24 0 0 10 43.2 34 21 19 6 30 3 51 1 0 4 196 96 4.71 1.466 7.0 1.2 6.2 10.5 1.70
2014 31 PIT NL 0 1 .000 4.09 13 0 4 0 0 0 11.0 9 5 5 0 6 0 12 1 0 1 47 90 2.86 1.364 7.4 0.0 4.9 9.8 2.00
6 Yrs 24 23 .511 3.40 343 0 210 0 0 116 328.1 283 139 124 31 159 13 392 7 0 33 1419 117 3.43 1.346 7.8 0.8 4.4 10.7 2.47
162 Game Avg. 5 5 .511 3.40 68 0 42 0 0 23 65 56 28 25 6 32 3 78 1 0 7 281 117 3.43 1.346 7.8 0.8 4.4 10.7 2.47
MIL (5 yrs) 21 19 .525 3.35 268 0 179 0 0 106 263.1 229 110 98 25 120 10 318 4 0 28 1132 120 3.29 1.325 7.8 0.9 4.1 10.9 2.65
CLE (1 yr) 2 3 .400 3.92 49 0 24 0 0 10 43.2 34 21 19 6 30 3 51 1 0 4 196 96 4.71 1.466 7.0 1.2 6.2 10.5 1.70
PIT (1 yr) 0 1 .000 4.09 13 0 4 0 0 0 11.0 9 5 5 0 6 0 12 1 0 1 47 90 2.86 1.364 7.4 0.0 4.9 9.8 2.00
STL (1 yr) 1 0 1.000 1.74 13 0 3 0 0 0 10.1 11 3 2 0 3 0 11 1 0 0 44 223 2.08 1.355 9.6 0.0 2.6 9.6 3.67
NL (6 yrs) 22 20 .524 3.32 294 0 186 0 0 106 284.2 249 118 105 25 129 10 341 6 0 29 1223 120 3.23 1.328 7.9 0.8 4.1 10.8 2.64
AL (1 yr) 2 3 .400 3.92 49 0 24 0 0 10 43.2 34 21 19 6 30 3 51 1 0 4 196 96 4.71 1.466 7.0 1.2 6.2 10.5 1.70
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 26 MIL NL 7.2 7 0 3 3.52 4.48 0.01 -0.33 111.5 4.61 1 0.1 .3 -0.1 0.1 2 .514 .501
2010 27 MIL NL 58.0 50 0 17 2.64 4.28 0.04 -0.32 99.1 3.89 8 0.8 1.7 0.1 1.5 13 .517 .505
2011 28 MIL NL 73.2 74 0 19 2.32 4.16 0.07 -0.31 104.0 3.94 13 1.4 1.6 0.2 2.3 19 .519 .509 $442,500 CYA-9,MVP-17
2012 29 MIL NL 69.1 75 0 42 5.45 4.22 0.03 -0.31 103.2 4.00 -12 -1.2 1.7 -0.5 -1.2 -6 .483 .492 $525,000
2013 30 MIL NL 54.2 62 0 29 4.77 4.19 0.34 -0.31 105.2 3.73 -6 -0.7 1.3 -0.2 -0.4 -2 .489 .496 $5,000,000
2013 30 STL NL 10.1 13 0 3 2.61 3.94 -0.20 -0.29 107.9 4.15 2 0.2 1.1 -0.0 0.3 3 .516 .501
2014 31 CLE AL 43.2 49 0 21 4.33 4.16 -0.39 -0.31 97.5 4.14 -2 -0.2 1.3 -0.1 0.1 3 .496 .499 $4,500,000
2014 31 PIT NL 11.0 13 0 5 4.09 3.85 0.13 -0.29 99.3 3.41 -1 -0.1 .6 -0.0 0.0 0 .493 .499
6 Seasons 328.1 343 0 139 3.81 4.19 0.03 -0.31 102.4 3.94 3 0.4 1.4 -0.6 2.7 31 .501 .500 $10,467,500
MIL (5 yrs) 263.1 268 0 110 3.76 4.22 0.11 -0.31 103.2 3.92 4 0.4 1.5 -0.5 2.3 26 .502 .500 $5,967,500
CLE (1 yr) 43.2 49 0 21 4.33 4.16 -0.39 -0.31 97.5 4.14 -2 -0.2 1.3 -0.1 0.1 3 .496 .499 $4,500,000
PIT (1 yr) 11.0 13 0 5 4.09 3.85 0.13 -0.29 99.3 3.41 -1 -0.1 .6 -0.0 0.0 0 .493 .499
STL (1 yr) 10.1 13 0 3 2.61 3.94 -0.20 -0.29 107.9 4.15 2 0.2 1.1 -0.0 0.3 3 .516 .501

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
2011 28 MIL NL NLDS W ARI 1 0 1.000 2.25 3 0 3 0 0 1 4.0 3 1 1 0 2 0 5 0 0 0 17 1.250 6.8 0.0 4.5 11.3 2.50
2011 28 MIL NL NLCS L STL 0 0 0.00 3 0 3 0 0 2 3.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 11 0.667 6.0 0.0 0.0 12.0
2013 30 STL NL NLDS W PIT 0 0 0.00 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 6 1.500 0.0 0.0 13.5 0.0 0.00
2013 30 STL NL NLCS W LAD 0 0 4.50 2 0 1 0 0 0 2.0 2 1 1 1 1 0 4 0 0 0 9 1.500 9.0 4.5 4.5 18.0 4.00
2013 30 STL NL WS L BOS 0 0 0.00 2 0 1 0 0 0 2.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 5 0 0 0 8 0.429 0.0 0.0 3.9 19.3 5.00
2 Yrs (5 Series) 1 0 1.000 1.42 12 0 8 0 0 3 12.2 7 2 2 1 6 0 18 0 0 0 51 1.026 5.0 0.7 4.3 12.8 3.00
2 NLDS 1 0 1.000 1.69 5 0 3 0 0 1 5.1 3 1 1 0 4 0 5 0 0 0 23 1.313 5.1 0.0 6.8 8.4 1.25
2 NLCS 0 0 1.80 5 0 4 0 0 2 5.0 4 1 1 1 1 0 8 0 0 0 20 1.000 7.2 1.8 1.8 14.4 8.00
1 WS 0 0 0.00 2 0 1 0 0 0 2.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 5 0 0 0 8 0.429 0.0 0.0 3.9 19.3 5.00

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 26 MIL NL 7 34 28 3 5 1 0 0 1 0 6 9 .179 .324 .214 .538 .263 6 0 0 0 0 1 0
2010 27 MIL NL 50 238 206 17 42 13 1 1 2 0 27 76 .204 .297 .291 .588 .313 60 4 1 2 2 3 1
2011 28 MIL NL 74 305 278 19 59 3 2 4 6 2 25 86 .212 .276 .281 .557 .291 78 4 0 1 1 1 7
2012 29 MIL NL 75 310 266 42 61 6 3 10 4 2 39 93 .229 .330 .387 .717 .309 103 4 2 1 2 2 6
2013 30 MIL NL 62 245 217 29 62 8 0 10 3 2 23 54 .286 .355 .461 .816 .338 100 2 1 3 1 3 0
2013 30 STL NL 13 44 39 3 11 2 0 0 0 0 3 11 .282 .349 .333 .682 .393 13 2 1 1 0 0 0
2013 30 TOT NL 75 289 256 32 73 10 0 10 3 2 26 65 .285 .354 .441 .796 .346 113 4 2 4 1 3 0
2014 31 CLE AL 49 196 159 21 34 6 0 6 6 0 30 51 .214 .337 .365 .702 .267 58 2 1 3 3 3 3
2014 31 PIT NL 13 47 39 5 9 3 0 0 0 1 6 12 .231 .340 .308 .648 .321 12 1 1 0 1 0 0
2014 31 TOT MLB 62 243 198 26 43 9 0 6 6 1 36 63 .217 .338 .354 .691 .278 70 3 2 3 4 3 3
6 Yrs 343 1419 1232 139 283 42 6 31 22 7 159 392 .230 .319 .349 .668 .308 430 19 7 11 10 13 17
162 Game Avg. 68 281 244 28 56 8 1 6 4 1 32 78 .230 .319 .349 .668 .308 85 4 1 2 2 3 3
MLB Averages .256 .322 .401 .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 26 MIL NL 0.8 0.1 35 0.1 0.1 -0.1 .19 0.1 0.3 0.9 0.1 1.11 2.5 1 0 2
2010 27 MIL NL 10.3 1.1 247 2.4 8.4 -6.0 2.03 1.1 0.1 11.3 1.2 0.97 11.2 29 10 9
2011 28 MIL NL 15.2 1.6 328 4.2 11.0 -6.8 1.86 1.4 0.9 15.2 1.6 0.93 12.1 33 25 15
2012 29 MIL NL -5.2 -0.5 333 -2.0 10.1 -12.0 1.84 -1.1 0.1 -7.4 -0.7 0.98 -10.6 43 15 15
2013 30 TOT NL -0.8 -0.1 300 -1.6 5.5 -7.1 1.21 -0.4 -0.9 -5.4 -0.6 0.98 -3.9 24 19 27
2013 30 MIL NL -2.8 -0.3 254 -1.8 4.9 -6.7 1.31 -0.6 -0.8 -7.3 -0.8 0.99 -5.3 21 19 18
2013 30 STL NL 2.0 0.2 46 0.2 0.7 -0.4 .66 0.1 0.2 1.9 0.2 0.93 1.5 3 0 9
2014 31 TOT MLB -1.3 -0.1 257 -1.9 4.4 -6.2 1.19 -0.4 -1.2 -2.6 -0.3 1.07 -1.7 18 13 30
2014 31 CLE AL -1.0 -0.1 208 -1.5 4.1 -5.7 1.33 -0.5 -0.6 -3.5 -0.4 1.07 -2.4 16 13 19
2014 31 PIT NL -0.3 -0.0 49 -0.4 0.2 -0.6 .60 0.1 -0.7 0.9 0.1 1.05 0.7 2 0 11
6 Yrs 19.0 2.0 1500 1.2 39.4 -38.2 1.60 0.5 0.2 12.1 1.3 0.98 9.7 148 82 98

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
2009 26 MIL NL 7 7 6 0 0 1 1 0 100% 1 0 0 0 9 .188 1 0 2 1 0 6 0 7 1 1 1 2 3.3 20
2010 27 MIL NL 50 50 43 8 2 27 24 3 89% 30 3 14 3 21% 9 2.026 29 10 9 35 9 6 9 41 13 3 14 13 3.5 20
2011 28 MIL NL 74 74 63 2 2 48 46 2 96% 48 0 1 0 0% 9 1.858 33 25 15 58 10 6 1 73 1 3 2 23 3.0 17
2012 29 MIL NL 75 75 54 5 8 44 35 9 80% 47 3 23 6 26% 9 1.835 43 15 15 52 11 12 13 62 6 19 6 27 2.8 19
2013 30 TOT NL 75 75 16 7 7 7 0 7 0% 26 19 24 11 46% 1.208 24 19 27 34 12 29 14 61 4 24 6 21 2.6 16
2013 30 MIL NL 62 62 13 6 7 6 0 6 0% 25 19 19 8 42% 7 1.307 21 19 18 27 10 25 12 50 4 19 6 18 2.6 16
2013 30 STL NL 13 13 3 1 0 1 0 1 0% 1 0 5 3 60% 8 .660 3 0 9 7 2 4 2 11 0 5 0 3 2.4 14
2014 31 TOT MLB 62 62 28 2 4 13 10 3 77% 15 2 26 8 31% 1.193 18 13 30 25 12 25 18 44 5 22 10 14 2.6 17
2014 31 CLE AL 49 49 24 2 3 13 10 3 77% 15 2 22 6 27% 9 1.334 16 13 19 21 10 18 16 33 5 19 10 11 2.7 17
2014 31 PIT NL 13 13 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 2 50% 8 .604 2 0 11 4 2 7 2 11 0 3 0 3 2.5 17
6 Yrs 343 343 210 24 23 140 116 24 83% 167 27 88 28 32% 1.595 148 82 98 205 54 84 55 288 30 72 39 100 2.9 17

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 26 MIL NL 34 53% 0.0% 26.5% 17.7% 2.9% 20% 0.50 0.75 56% 26% 0.0% 0% 4 0 0%
2010 27 MIL NL 238 49% 0.4% 31.9% 11.3% 6.3% 36% 0.93 1.20 55% 20% 1.6% 4% 42 4 10%
2011 28 MIL NL 305 55% 1.3% 28.2% 8.2% 3.0% 15% 0.99 1.09 62% 16% 4.7% 11% 51 4 8%
2012 29 MIL NL 310 47% 3.2% 30.0% 12.6% 6.1% 31% 0.92 1.33 53% 24% 11.6% 5% 62 4 6%
2013 30 TOT NL 289 55% 3.5% 22.5% 9.0% 6.9% 27% 0.86 1.17 63% 27% 10.3% 5% 50 4 8%
2013 30 MIL NL 245 53% 4.1% 22.0% 9.4% 7.4% 29% 0.82 1.08 63% 28% 11.9% 6% 44 2 5%
2013 30 STL NL 44 66% 0.0% 25.0% 6.8% 4.6% 18% 1.15 1.86 64% 24% 0.0% 0% 6 2 33%
2014 31 TOT MLB 243 53% 2.5% 25.9% 14.8% 6.2% 35% 1.16 1.78 55% 20% 11.1% 16% 53 3 6%
2014 31 CLE AL 196 49% 3.1% 26.0% 15.3% 6.1% 35% 1.18 1.86 54% 18% 14.3% 18% 41 2 5%
2014 31 PIT NL 47 70% 0.0% 25.5% 12.8% 6.4% 33% 1.08 1.50 60% 29% 0.0% 8% 12 1 8%
6 Yrs 1419 52% 2.2% 27.6% 11.2% 5.6% 28% 0.95 1.26 58% 22% 7.8% 8% 262 19 7%
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 26 MIL NL 34 140 4.12 77 56.6% 27.3% 16.9% 31.2% 24.7% 72.7% 6.3% 41.2% 76.8% 55.9% 5.9% 2 0 20.6% 7 2 0 2 7 22.2% 0 1 0 0 0
2010 27 MIL NL 238 990 4.16 607 62.1% 30.6% 20.3% 27.0% 22.1% 69.4% 3.1% 43.0% 70.8% 59.2% 5.9% 14 5 26.5% 63 30 1 23 53 30.3% 14 6 0 0 0
2011 28 MIL NL 305 1240 4.07 792 64.0% 33.2% 17.0% 25.3% 24.5% 66.8% 0.4% 42.7% 74.5% 61.3% 4.9% 15 11 28.2% 86 43 5 25 61 29.1% 13 3 0 0 0
2012 29 MIL NL 312 1405 4.50 847 60.5% 27.6% 18.9% 32.7% 20.8% 72.4% 0.9% 43.8% 73.9% 53.8% 5.4% 17 12 20.8% 65 29 4 26 67 28.0% 12 4 0 0 0
2013 30 TOT NL 290 1179 4.07 721 61.4% 29.5% 17.9% 25.4% 27.2% 70.5% 0.9% 43.2% 74.6% 53.4% 6.2% 18 9 23.8% 69 30 7 13 52 20.0% 8 7 0 0 0
2013 30 MIL NL 246 1001 4.07 602 60.4% 30.6% 17.6% 24.1% 27.7% 69.4% 1.0% 41.9% 74.6% 52.0% 6.5% 16 8 24.4% 60 26 6 9 45 16.7% 8 6 0 0 0
2013 30 STL NL 44 178 4.05 119 66.9% 24.4% 19.3% 31.9% 24.4% 75.6% 0.0% 50.6% 74.4% 61.4% 4.5% 2 1 20.5% 9 4 1 4 7 36.4% 0 1 0 0 0
2014 31 TOT MLB 243 1040 4.28 602 58.4% 31.6% 19.1% 25.7% 23.6% 68.4% 2.1% 40.0% 72.1% 56.8% 9.9% 24 15 23.9% 58 23 2 16 47 25.4% 9 6 0 0 0
2014 31 CLE AL 196 824 4.20 480 58.9% 31.3% 20.2% 24.8% 23.8% 68.8% 2.6% 40.5% 70.6% 58.7% 8.7% 17 9 25.0% 49 19 1 13 38 25.5% 9 5 0 0 0
2014 31 PIT NL 47 216 4.60 122 56.5% 32.8% 14.8% 29.5% 23.0% 67.2% 0.0% 38.0% 78.0% 48.9% 14.9% 7 6 19.1% 9 4 1 3 9 25.0% 0 1 0 0 0
6 Yrs 1422 5994 4.22 3646 61.2% 30.4% 18.5% 27.5% 23.6% 69.6% 1.5% 42.6% 73.4% 56.8% 6.3% 90 52 24.5% 348 157 19 105 287 26.8% 56 27 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 26 MIL NL 34 5 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 3 0% 0 1 0 7 1 0 100% 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
2010 27 MIL NL 238 42 3 2 1 0 5 0 1 1 0 13 9 2 69% 1 4 0 99 2 0 100% 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 10 0
2011 28 MIL NL 305 59 10 1 4 0 5 3 1 2 2 7 2 1 29% 7 8 1 111 6 2 75% 6 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 0
2012 29 MIL NL 310 61 1 0 10 0 10 8 2 7 3 20 13 6 65% 6 10 0 117 4 2 67% 4 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 12 0
2013 30 TOT NL 289 73 11 1 10 0 15 5 5 6 4 16 7 3 44% 0 5 0 104 3 2 60% 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0
2013 30 MIL NL 245 62 9 1 10 0 13 5 5 6 4 14 6 3 43% 0 5 0 87 3 2 60% 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0
2013 30 STL NL 44 11 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 50% 0 0 0 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2014 31 TOT MLB 243 43 0 0 6 1 6 4 2 3 3 22 10 6 45% 3 5 1 106 6 1 86% 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 14 0
2014 31 CLE AL 196 34 0 0 6 1 5 4 2 3 3 18 7 5 39% 3 4 1 83 6 0 100% 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 11 0
2014 31 PIT NL 47 9 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 4 3 1 75% 0 1 0 23 0 1 0% 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
6 Yrs 1419 283 25 4 31 1 45 20 11 19 12 81 41 21 51% 17 33 2 544 22 7 76% 21 6 1 0 0 1 0 0 56 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 26 0 0 3.52 7 0 6 0 0 1 7.2 5 3 3 0 6 1 9 0 0 1 34 122 1.435 5.9 0.0 7.0 10.6 1.50 122
2010 27 8 2 .800 2.60 57 0 49 0 0 25 65.2 47 20 19 1 33 4 85 1 0 5 272 157 1.218 6.4 0.1 4.5 11.6 2.58 157
2011 28 10 4 .714 2.26 131 0 112 0 0 71 139.1 106 39 35 5 58 5 171 1 0 13 577 178 1.177 6.8 0.3 3.7 11.0 2.95 178
2012 29 15 12 .556 3.06 206 0 166 0 0 106 208.2 167 81 71 15 97 7 264 3 0 23 887 132 1.265 7.2 0.6 4.2 11.4 2.72 132
2013 30 22 19 .537 3.29 281 0 182 0 0 106 273.2 240 113 100 25 123 10 329 5 0 28 1176 122 1.326 7.9 0.8 4.0 10.8 2.67 122
2014 31 24 23 .511 3.40 343 0 210 0 0 116 328.1 283 139 124 31 159 13 392 7 0 33 1419 117 1.346 7.8 0.8 4.4 10.7 2.47 117

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 26 1 0 1.000 3.38 8.0 5 3 3 0 6 9 0 1.375 5.6 6.8 10.1 1.50 0.0 7
2010 27 3 3 .500 2.33 58.0 43 17 15 1 28 76 1 1.224 6.7 4.3 11.8 2.71 0.2 50
2011 28 4 4 .500 2.19 74.0 61 20 18 4 26 86 0 1.176 7.4 3.2 10.5 3.31 0.5 74
2012 29 4 4 .500 4.96 69.0 62 42 38 10 40 93 2 1.478 8.1 5.2 12.1 2.33 1.3 75
2013 30 3 4 .429 4.29 65.0 77 34 31 11 27 65 2 1.600 10.7 3.7 9.0 2.41 1.5 75
2014 31 3 3 .500 4.25 55.0 46 29 26 6 39 63 2 1.545 7.5 6.4 10.3 1.62 1.0 62
6 Yrs 18 18 .500 3.58 329.0 294 145 131 32 166 392 7 1.398 8.0 10.7 2.36 0.9 343



* - Disclaimer & Completeness Note

* Many Detailed Statistics are based on play-by-play accounts accumulated by RetroSheet. These totals may be incomplete (3.6% of all plays from 1938 to 1973 are missing or have incomplete accounts, click link for year and team summary of data completeness) for some players prior to 1974 and even complete seasons may not match the official totals due to errors in both the official totals and the play-by-play accounts. Pre-1954 seasons have a substantial numbers of games missing play-by-play accounts and should be viewed as essentially incomplete.

Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

Stats are Year-Value-Rank · Glossary

MVP (yr lg (rk, shr))
2011 NL (17, 2%)
0.02 Career Shares (1413th)

Cy Young (yr lg (rk, shr))
2011 NL (9, 1%)
0.01 Career Shares (307th)

Games Played s c a p y
2013 NL  75 (4th)

Saves s c a p y
2011 NL  46 (1st)
2012 NL  35 (6th)
Active  116 (20th)
Career  116 (113th)

Wild Pitches s c a p y
2012 NL  10 (3rd)

Games Finished s c a p y
2011 NL  63 (2nd)
2012 NL  54 (5th)
Active  210 (26th)
Career  210 (229th)

Win Probability Added (WPA)s c a p y
2011 NL  4.2 (5th)


Statistics like WPA, REW and RE24 are computed from play-by-play data which is only complete from 1974 to the present. From 1938-1973, the data is incomplete, though for most seasons only less than 20 games per season total are missing. Please see our page on data coverage for a full view of the data used to create these leaderboards.

Hall Of Fame Statistics

Player rank in (·)

Black InkPitching - 3 (569), Average HOFer ≈ 40
Gray InkPitching - 7 (1722), Average HOFer ≈ 185
Hall of Fame MonitorPitching - 21 (618), Likely HOFer ≈ 100
JAWS Relief Pitcher (868th), 2.9 career WAR/2.9 7yr-peak WAR/2.9 JAWS
Average HOF RP (out of 5) = 40.6 career WAR/28.2 7yr-peak WAR/34.4 JAWS

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Summation of season totals only works for the initial case when the table is in year order. On a sorted table the results may get a bit goofy.

HIGHLIGHTING: Adding a range or series of player's career seasons or career game numbers (like '#1972:batting_standard', '#1970-1980-sum:batting_standard', or '#1998,1999,2001,2002,sum:pitching_standard') onto the end of a player page url causes the seasons to the highlighted and summed. After changing address bar, reload the page to see highlighting. This will work even in links e-mailed to others. Note that for tables with multiple pages the first table is the default. If you want to create a sum for a table other than the first one, select the rows and after the summation window appears click on "permanent link" link.

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