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Heath Bell

Heath Justin Bell (Heater) (twitter: @HeathBell21)

Position: Pitcher
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 3", Weight: 250 lb.

Born: September 29, 1977 in Oceanside, CA
High School: Tustin HS (Tustin, CA)
Schools: Rancho Santiago College (Santa Ana, CA), Santa Ana College (Santa Ana, CA)
Signed
by the New York Mets as an amateur free agent in 1998. (All Transactions)
Debut: August 24, 2004 (Age 26.330)
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 2005 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Padres/Mets/Marlins/Diamondbacks/Rays 2004-2014
2014 Contract Status: Signed thru 2014, 3 yrs/$27M (12-14) (details) [*]
Service Time (01/2014): 8.099, Free Agent: 2015 [*], Agents: MVP Sports Group, previously: ACES [*]
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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
2004 26 NYM NL 0 2 .000 3.33 17 0 2 0 0 0 24.1 22 9 9 5 6 0 27 0 0 0 94 130 4.24 1.151 8.1 1.8 2.2 10.0 4.50
2005 27 NYM NL 1 3 .250 5.59 42 0 12 0 0 0 46.2 56 30 29 3 13 3 43 1 1 0 206 74 2.91 1.479 10.8 0.6 2.5 8.3 3.31
2006 28 NYM NL 0 0 5.11 22 0 6 0 0 0 37.0 51 25 21 6 11 2 35 0 0 1 166 86 4.26 1.676 12.4 1.5 2.7 8.5 3.18
2007 29 SDP NL 6 4 .600 2.02 81 0 16 0 0 2 93.2 60 21 21 3 30 1 102 2 0 4 363 199 2.50 0.961 5.8 0.3 2.9 9.8 3.40
2008 30 SDP NL 6 6 .500 3.58 74 0 8 0 0 0 78.0 66 31 31 5 28 4 71 3 0 2 324 106 3.34 1.205 7.6 0.6 3.2 8.2 2.54
2009 ★ 31 SDP NL 6 4 .600 2.71 68 0 59 0 0 42 69.2 54 21 21 3 24 1 79 0 0 4 278 140 2.42 1.120 7.0 0.4 3.1 10.2 3.29 AS
2010 ★ 32 SDP NL 6 1 .857 1.93 67 0 57 0 0 47 70.0 56 17 15 1 28 3 86 1 0 1 287 191 2.05 1.200 7.2 0.1 3.6 11.1 3.07 AS,CYA-8,MVP-25
2011 ★ 33 SDP NL 3 4 .429 2.44 64 0 54 0 0 43 62.2 51 20 17 4 21 2 51 0 0 8 256 146 3.23 1.149 7.3 0.6 3.0 7.3 2.43 AS
2012 34 MIA NL 4 5 .444 5.09 73 0 41 0 0 19 63.2 70 38 36 5 29 3 59 2 0 2 286 80 3.72 1.555 9.9 0.7 4.1 8.3 2.03
2013 35 ARI NL 5 2 .714 4.11 69 0 32 0 0 15 65.2 74 30 30 12 16 1 72 3 0 4 287 95 4.10 1.371 10.1 1.6 2.2 9.9 4.50
2014 36 TBR AL 1 1 .500 7.27 13 0 5 0 0 0 17.1 24 16 14 1 8 1 12 4 0 1 88 52 4.57 1.846 12.5 0.5 4.2 6.2 1.50
11 Yrs 38 32 .543 3.49 590 0 292 0 0 168 628.2 584 258 244 48 214 21 637 16 1 27 2635 112 3.17 1.269 8.4 0.7 3.1 9.1 2.98
162 Game Avg. 4 4 .543 3.49 68 0 34 0 0 19 72 67 30 28 6 25 2 73 2 0 3 304 112 3.17 1.269 8.4 0.7 3.1 9.1 2.98
SDP (5 yrs) 27 19 .587 2.53 354 0 194 0 0 134 374.0 287 110 105 16 131 11 389 6 0 19 1508 150 2.70 1.118 6.9 0.4 3.2 9.4 2.97
NYM (3 yrs) 1 5 .167 4.92 81 0 20 0 0 0 108.0 129 64 59 14 30 5 105 1 1 1 466 87 3.67 1.472 10.8 1.2 2.5 8.8 3.50
ARI (1 yr) 5 2 .714 4.11 69 0 32 0 0 15 65.2 74 30 30 12 16 1 72 3 0 4 287 95 4.10 1.371 10.1 1.6 2.2 9.9 4.50
TBR (1 yr) 1 1 .500 7.27 13 0 5 0 0 0 17.1 24 16 14 1 8 1 12 4 0 1 88 52 4.57 1.846 12.5 0.5 4.2 6.2 1.50
MIA (1 yr) 4 5 .444 5.09 73 0 41 0 0 19 63.2 70 38 36 5 29 3 59 2 0 2 286 80 3.72 1.555 9.9 0.7 4.1 8.3 2.03
NL (10 yrs) 37 31 .544 3.39 577 0 287 0 0 168 611.1 560 242 230 47 206 20 625 12 1 26 2547 116 3.13 1.253 8.2 0.7 3.0 9.2 3.03
AL (1 yr) 1 1 .500 7.27 13 0 5 0 0 0 17.1 24 16 14 1 8 1 12 4 0 1 88 52 4.57 1.846 12.5 0.5 4.2 6.2 1.50
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
2004 26 NYM NL 24.1 17 0 9 3.33 4.65 -0.18 -0.34 99.8 4.48 3 0.3 .9 -0.1 0.5 5 .518 .502
2005 27 NYM NL 46.2 42 0 30 5.79 4.71 -0.16 -0.36 95.8 4.32 -8 -0.8 .8 -0.0 -0.4 -4 .482 .495
2006 28 NYM NL 37.0 22 0 25 6.08 4.96 0.22 -0.36 97.6 4.27 -7 -0.7 .6 0.1 -0.3 -4 .468 .496
2007 29 SDP NL 93.2 81 0 21 2.02 4.65 -0.02 -0.33 92.6 4.02 21 2.2 1.5 0.3 3.3 29 .527 .513 $385,500
2008 30 SDP NL 78.0 74 0 31 3.58 4.46 -0.01 -0.32 90.1 3.74 2 0.2 1.6 -0.1 0.8 8 .503 .501 $420,000
2009 ★ 31 SDP NL 69.2 68 0 21 2.71 4.47 -0.07 -0.33 88.5 3.73 8 0.8 1.8 0.2 1.6 14 .512 .505 $1,255,000 AS
2010 ★ 32 SDP NL 70.0 67 0 17 2.19 4.31 0.34 -0.32 93.4 3.41 9 1.0 1.9 0.3 1.9 15 .515 .506 $4,000,000 AS,CYA-8,MVP-25
2011 ★ 33 SDP NL 62.2 64 0 20 2.87 4.15 0.20 -0.31 92.0 3.35 3 0.3 1.9 -0.0 0.9 8 .505 .502 $7,500,000 AS
2012 34 MIA NL 63.2 73 0 38 5.37 4.36 -0.32 -0.32 99.0 4.30 -8 -0.9 1.4 -0.3 -0.6 -2 .488 .495 $6,000,000
2013 35 ARI NL 65.2 69 0 30 4.11 4.18 0.44 -0.31 100.2 3.44 -5 -0.5 1.4 -0.3 -0.2 0 .493 .497 $9,000,000
2014 36 TBR AL 17.1 13 0 16 8.31 3.92 -0.24 -0.29 98.7 3.83 -9 -0.9 .6 0.1 -0.6 -7 .429 .494 $9,000,000
11 Seasons 628.2 590 0 258 3.69 4.44 0.05 -0.33 94.3 3.84 9 1.0 1.5 0.2 6.8 63 .502 .502 $37,560,500
SDP (5 yrs) 374.0 354 0 110 2.65 4.43 0.07 -0.32 91.4 3.68 43 4.5 1.7 0.7 8.4 75 .513 .506 $13,560,500
NYM (3 yrs) 108.0 81 0 64 5.33 4.78 -0.03 -0.36 97.3 4.34 -12 -1.2 .8 0.0 -0.2 -2 .486 .497
ARI (1 yr) 65.2 69 0 30 4.11 4.18 0.44 -0.31 100.2 3.44 -5 -0.5 1.4 -0.3 -0.2 0 .493 .497 $9,000,000
TBR (1 yr) 17.1 13 0 16 8.31 3.92 -0.24 -0.29 98.7 3.83 -9 -0.9 .6 0.1 -0.6 -7 .429 .494 $9,000,000
MIA (1 yr) 63.2 73 0 38 5.37 4.36 -0.32 -0.32 99.0 4.30 -8 -0.9 1.4 -0.3 -0.6 -2 .488 .495 $6,000,000

All-Star Pitching

Year Tm Lg Age GS W L W-L% ERA GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
2009 SDP NL 31 0 0 1 .000 9.00 0 0 0 0 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 6 3.000 18.0 0.0 9.0 9.0 1.00
2010 SDP NL 32 0 0 0 0.00 0 0 0 0 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2011 SDP NL 33 0 0 0 0.00 0 0 0 0 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
3 Yrs (3 GP) 0 0 1 .000 5.40 0 0 0 0 1.2 2 1 1 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 8 1.800 10.8 0.0 5.4 5.4 1.00

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
2004 26 NYM NL 17 94 87 9 22 3 0 5 2 0 6 27 .253 .301 .460 .761 .309 40 2 0 1 0 0 0
2005 27 NYM NL 42 206 188 30 56 7 0 3 4 0 13 43 .298 .347 .383 .730 .373 72 6 1 4 0 3 2
2006 28 NYM NL 22 166 154 25 51 7 0 6 2 2 11 35 .331 .376 .494 .869 .398 76 6 0 1 0 2 1
2007 29 SDP NL 81 363 325 21 60 7 2 3 8 3 30 102 .185 .257 .246 .503 .258 80 9 2 4 1 1 2
2008 30 SDP NL 74 324 288 31 66 12 2 5 10 2 28 71 .229 .302 .337 .639 .285 97 5 3 3 2 4 1
2009 31 SDP NL 68 278 254 21 54 8 1 3 5 1 24 79 .213 .281 .287 .568 .297 73 7 0 0 0 1 1
2010 32 SDP NL 67 287 253 17 56 13 0 1 3 3 28 86 .221 .300 .285 .585 .329 72 4 1 4 1 3 2
2011 33 SDP NL 64 256 229 20 51 6 0 4 4 0 21 51 .223 .287 .301 .588 .269 69 6 0 5 1 2 3
2012 34 MIA NL 73 286 248 38 70 18 1 5 4 2 29 59 .282 .357 .423 .780 .346 105 6 2 2 4 3 2
2013 35 ARI NL 69 287 265 30 74 16 0 12 1 1 16 72 .279 .326 .475 .802 .341 126 5 3 2 1 1 2
2014 36 TBR AL 13 88 74 16 24 6 0 1 2 1 8 12 .324 .414 .446 .860 .371 33 1 4 1 1 1 2
11 Yrs 590 2635 2365 258 584 103 6 48 45 15 214 637 .247 .312 .356 .669 .317 843 57 16 27 11 21 18
162 Game Avg. 68 304 273 30 67 12 1 6 5 2 25 73 .247 .312 .356 .669 .317 97 7 2 3 1 2 2
MLB Averages .261 .327 .412 .739 .298

Win Probability*

Year Age Tm Lg PtchR PtchW Plays WPA WPA+ WPA- aLI WPA/LI Clutch RE24 REW boLI RE24/boLI LevHi LevMd LevLo
2004 26 NYM NL 3.1 0.3 96 0.2 1.5 -1.3 .76 0.1 0.1 5.4 0.5 0.95 1.2 5 4 8
2005 27 NYM NL -7.2 -0.7 211 -0.3 2.2 -2.6 .64 -0.4 -0.2 -0.8 -0.1 1.04 -0.8 8 4 26
2006 28 NYM NL -4.0 -0.4 171 -0.0 1.0 -1.0 .34 -0.6 0.5 -6.5 -0.6 0.98 -4.7 3 2 15
2007 29 SDP NL 23.9 2.4 377 3.8 10.9 -7.1 1.56 2.7 -0.2 29.1 3.0 0.96 31.9 40 19 20
2008 30 SDP NL 3.6 0.4 338 1.1 10.2 -9.1 1.79 0.8 -0.2 6.6 0.7 0.96 8.1 45 12 17
2009 31 SDP NL 10.2 1.0 290 1.9 10.7 -8.8 2.06 1.3 -0.4 13.6 1.4 0.97 11.9 36 16 15
2010 32 SDP NL 14.7 1.5 306 4.9 11.7 -6.8 2.07 1.2 1.2 16.8 1.8 0.93 11.5 40 12 14
2011 33 SDP NL 7.8 0.8 272 2.0 10.0 -7.9 2.15 0.6 0.3 8.9 1.0 1.00 8.4 40 14 10
2012 34 MIA NL -6.3 -0.6 297 -3.0 8.0 -11.0 1.89 -0.7 -0.9 -10.2 -1.0 1.02 -5.0 30 23 18
2013 35 ARI NL -0.8 -0.1 293 0.5 8.4 -7.9 1.58 -0.9 1.2 -2.8 -0.3 1.04 -10.8 30 13 23
2014 36 TBR AL -7.3 -0.7 95 -0.1 1.3 -1.3 .99 -0.6 0.5 -6.4 -0.7 1.14 -5.4 2 3 7
11 Yrs 37.7 3.8 2746 10.9 75.8 -64.8 1.60 3.6 3.2 53.7 5.8 0.99 46.3 279 122 173

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
2004 26 NYM NL 17 17 2 0 2 1 0 1 0% 2 1 10 4 40% 7 .757 5 4 8 3 5 9 4 13 9 3 9 3 4.3 22
2005 27 NYM NL 42 42 12 1 3 0 0 0 6 4 19 3 16% 7 .642 8 4 26 18 3 21 12 30 14 11 17 10 3.3 19
2006 28 NYM NL 22 22 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 7 64% 5 .338 3 2 15 6 1 15 6 16 12 1 13 1 5.0 30
2007 29 SDP NL 81 81 16 6 4 6 2 4 33% 40 34 34 7 21% 8 1.558 40 19 20 52 17 12 19 62 22 11 22 25 3.5 19
2008 30 SDP NL 74 74 8 6 6 7 0 7 0% 30 23 11 4 36% 8 1.787 45 12 17 40 24 10 7 67 8 4 9 20 3.2 18
2009 31 SDP NL 68 68 59 6 4 48 42 6 88% 48 0 12 1 8% 9 2.061 36 16 15 51 11 6 8 60 7 6 7 22 3.1 18
2010 32 SDP NL 67 67 57 6 1 50 47 3 94% 50 0 9 0 0% 9 2.066 40 12 14 52 11 4 6 61 7 1 7 27 3.1 18
2011 33 SDP NL 64 64 54 3 4 48 43 5 90% 48 0 10 1 10% 9 2.148 40 14 10 51 12 1 7 57 3 4 3 19 2.9 17
2012 34 MIA NL 73 73 41 4 5 27 19 8 70% 41 13 11 5 45% 9 1.886 30 23 18 47 9 17 7 66 0 19 0 22 2.6 16
2013 35 ARI NL 69 69 32 5 2 22 15 7 68% 30 8 30 9 30% 9 1.577 30 13 23 38 12 19 16 53 6 16 8 18 2.9 16
2014 36 TBR AL 13 13 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 50% 6 .994 2 3 7 1 2 10 2 11 4 0 6 5 4.0 27
11 Yrs 590 590 292 38 32 209 168 41 80% 295 83 159 42 26% 1.594 279 122 173 359 107 124 94 496 92 76 101 172 3.2 18

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%
2004 26 NYM NL 94 64% 5.3% 28.7% 6.4% 8.5% 36% 0.94 1.19 59% 13% 20.0% 19% 19 2 11%
2005 27 NYM NL 206 59% 1.5% 20.9% 6.3% 4.9% 18% 0.86 1.26 69% 20% 4.2% 8% 52 6 12%
2006 28 NYM NL 166 56% 3.6% 21.1% 6.6% 7.8% 26% 1.11 2.57 68% 24% 10.7% 0% 34 6 18%
2007 29 SDP NL 363 52% 0.8% 28.1% 8.3% 3.3% 20% 1.48 2.16 61% 18% 3.9% 15% 66 9 14%
2008 30 SDP NL 324 46% 1.5% 21.9% 8.6% 5.9% 29% 0.85 1.04 66% 19% 4.8% 9% 52 5 10%
2009 31 SDP NL 278 45% 1.1% 28.4% 8.6% 4.3% 22% 0.90 1.11 62% 19% 3.8% 13% 56 7 13%
2010 32 SDP NL 287 52% 0.4% 30.0% 9.8% 4.9% 25% 0.79 0.89 58% 17% 1.2% 9% 53 4 8%
2011 33 SDP NL 256 50% 1.6% 19.9% 8.2% 3.9% 20% 0.76 1.01 68% 22% 4.5% 13% 50 6 12%
2012 34 MIA NL 286 54% 1.8% 20.6% 10.1% 8.4% 34% 0.90 1.20 66% 22% 5.2% 5% 52 6 12%
2013 35 ARI NL 287 60% 4.2% 25.1% 5.6% 9.8% 38% 0.77 1.00 63% 25% 12.8% 14% 60 5 8%
2014 36 TBR AL 88 41% 1.1% 13.6% 9.1% 8.0% 29% 2.00 3.33 70% 17% 5.0% 5% 22 1 5%
11 Yrs 2635 52% 1.8% 24.2% 8.1% 6.0% 27% 0.95 1.28 64% 20% 6.0% 10% 516 57 11%
MLB Averages 45% 2.6% 18.1% 8.3% 7.8% 33% 0.81 1.09 69% 20% 7.6% 12% 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
2004 26 NYM NL 94 380 4.04 256 67.4% 31.3% 17.2% 27.7% 23.8% 68.8% 0.0% 46.3% 75.0% 62.8% 3.2% 3 2 31.9% 30 15 1 8 19 29.6% 7 1 0 0 0
2005 27 NYM NL 206 800 3.88 538 68.1% 26.6% 13.8% 32.0% 27.7% 73.4% 3.8% 50.0% 81.3% 63.1% 2.4% 5 0 29.6% 61 39 3 14 29 32.6% 9 2 0 0 0
2006 28 NYM NL 167 665 3.98 441 67.1% 26.8% 15.4% 30.6% 27.2% 73.2% 3.6% 49.2% 78.9% 59.9% 3.6% 6 4 37.7% 63 41 3 10 25 28.6% 4 0 0 0 0
2007 29 SDP NL 366 1532 4.19 1015 66.4% 33.2% 16.3% 28.0% 22.6% 66.8% 0.8% 44.4% 75.7% 61.7% 4.9% 18 13 33.9% 124 73 1 20 82 19.6% 22 4 0 0 0
2008 30 SDP NL 325 1337 4.11 839 63.5% 31.8% 14.4% 27.3% 26.5% 68.2% 3.2% 43.3% 78.8% 54.8% 4.6% 15 6 27.7% 90 47 4 22 49 31.0% 15 5 0 0 0
2009 31 SDP NL 279 1199 4.30 768 64.3% 31.1% 16.9% 29.2% 22.8% 68.9% 0.9% 44.3% 75.4% 57.7% 4.3% 12 6 31.5% 88 44 2 23 56 29.1% 12 5 0 0 0
2010 32 SDP NL 287 1228 4.28 760 62.5% 33.9% 18.4% 25.0% 22.6% 66.1% 2.6% 41.3% 72.1% 58.9% 3.8% 11 7 28.2% 81 40 5 23 63 26.7% 7 1 0 0 0
2011 33 SDP NL 256 1099 4.29 693 63.5% 29.0% 14.6% 29.9% 26.6% 71.0% 2.0% 45.1% 79.5% 60.5% 5.9% 15 10 30.5% 78 42 5 14 37 27.5% 8 3 0 0 0
2012 34 MIA NL 287 1185 4.13 751 63.9% 27.4% 13.4% 33.0% 26.0% 72.4% 2.1% 46.3% 81.3% 58.9% 4.2% 12 4 28.2% 81 49 6 13 46 22.0% 10 6 0 0 1
2013 35 ARI NL 287 1126 3.92 718 64.0% 28.4% 16.4% 27.9% 27.3% 71.6% 1.0% 45.8% 77.0% 59.6% 3.5% 10 7 27.9% 80 39 3 16 56 22.2% 12 2 0 0 0
2014 36 TBR AL 88 352 4.00 208 59.8% 36.5% 12.0% 20.7% 30.8% 63.5% 2.8% 37.9% 81.1% 59.1% 5.7% 5 2 17.0% 15 9 3 1 11 8.3% 0 2 0 0 0
11 Yrs 2642 10903 4.13 6987 64.6% 30.5% 15.6% 28.7% 25.3% 69.5% 2.0% 44.9% 77.6% 59.4% 4.2% 112 61 29.9% 791 438 36 164 473 25.7% 106 31 0 0 1
MLB Averages 3.79 63.3% 27.5% 15.0% 27.1% 30.3% 72.5% 1.6% 45.9% 79.3% 59.0% 4.9% 22.7% 25.0%

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
2004 26 NYM NL 94 22 2 0 5 0 7 5 0 1 4 9 5 2 56% 0 0 0 27 2 0 100% 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2005 27 NYM NL 206 56 5 0 3 0 6 2 1 2 1 11 5 3 45% 2 0 0 92 4 0 100% 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
2006 28 NYM NL 166 51 4 1 6 0 7 6 0 0 6 10 4 0 40% 1 1 1 64 2 2 50% 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
2007 29 SDP NL 363 60 13 2 3 0 14 0 3 3 0 22 8 6 36% 2 4 0 130 8 3 73% 8 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 0
2008 30 SDP NL 324 66 7 1 5 0 13 5 0 2 3 11 5 3 45% 1 2 1 113 10 2 83% 9 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 7 0
2009 31 SDP NL 278 54 6 0 3 0 7 1 2 2 1 14 4 3 29% 1 4 0 107 5 1 83% 5 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0
2010 32 SDP NL 287 56 7 0 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 9 3 2 33% 2 1 1 130 3 3 50% 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
2011 33 SDP NL 256 51 3 0 4 0 6 2 2 2 2 16 6 6 38% 3 8 0 91 4 0 100% 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 13 0
2012 34 MIA NL 286 70 4 0 5 0 9 4 1 2 3 26 13 5 50% 2 2 0 101 4 2 67% 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 10 0
2013 35 ARI NL 287 74 7 1 12 0 11 9 3 8 4 23 10 7 43% 2 4 0 124 1 1 50% 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 0
2014 36 TBR AL 88 24 4 0 1 0 5 0 1 1 0 7 3 1 43% 2 1 0 35 2 1 67% 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
11 Yrs 2635 584 62 5 48 0 86 35 13 24 24 158 66 38 42% 18 27 3 1014 45 15 75% 43 15 2 0 0 0 1 0 56 0
MLB Averages 53% 72%

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+
2004 26 0 2 .000 3.33 17 0 2 0 0 0 24.1 22 9 9 5 6 0 27 0 0 0 94 130 1.151 8.1 1.8 2.2 10.0 4.50 130
2005 27 1 5 .167 4.82 59 0 14 0 0 0 71.0 78 39 38 8 19 3 70 1 1 0 300 87 1.366 9.9 1.0 2.4 8.9 3.68 87
2006 28 1 5 .167 4.92 81 0 20 0 0 0 108.0 129 64 59 14 30 5 105 1 1 1 466 87 1.472 10.8 1.2 2.5 8.8 3.50 87
2007 29 7 9 .438 3.57 162 0 36 0 0 2 201.2 189 85 80 17 60 6 207 3 1 5 829 116 1.235 8.4 0.8 2.7 9.2 3.45 116
2008 30 13 15 .464 3.57 236 0 44 0 0 2 279.2 255 116 111 22 88 10 278 6 1 7 1153 113 1.226 8.2 0.7 2.8 8.9 3.16 113
2009 31 19 19 .500 3.40 304 0 103 0 0 44 349.1 309 137 132 25 112 11 357 6 1 11 1431 118 1.205 8.0 0.6 2.9 9.2 3.19 118
2010 32 25 20 .556 3.16 371 0 160 0 0 91 419.1 365 154 147 26 140 14 443 7 1 12 1718 125 1.204 7.8 0.6 3.0 9.5 3.16 125
2011 33 28 24 .538 3.06 435 0 214 0 0 134 482.0 416 174 164 30 161 16 494 7 1 20 1974 127 1.197 7.8 0.6 3.0 9.2 3.07 127
2012 34 32 29 .525 3.30 508 0 255 0 0 153 545.2 486 212 200 35 190 19 553 9 1 22 2260 119 1.239 8.0 0.6 3.1 9.1 2.91 119
2013 35 37 31 .544 3.39 577 0 287 0 0 168 611.1 560 242 230 47 206 20 625 12 1 26 2547 116 1.253 8.2 0.7 3.0 9.2 3.03 116
2014 36 38 32 .543 3.49 590 0 292 0 0 168 628.2 584 258 244 48 214 21 637 16 1 27 2635 112 1.269 8.4 0.7 3.1 9.1 2.98 112

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
2004 26 2 1 .667 3.00 24.0 23 9 8 5 6 27 0 1.208 8.6 2.3 10.1 4.50 1.9 17
2005 27 2 3 .400 5.36 47.0 58 31 28 3 13 43 1 1.511 11.1 2.5 8.2 3.31 0.6 42
2006 28 2 2 .500 5.35 37.0 51 24 22 6 11 35 0 1.676 12.4 2.7 8.5 3.18 1.5 22
2007 29 5 5 .500 1.82 94.0 62 21 19 3 31 102 2 0.989 5.9 3.0 9.8 3.29 0.3 81
2008 30 5 4 .556 3.58 78.0 70 34 31 5 30 71 3 1.282 8.1 3.5 8.2 2.37 0.6 74
2009 31 4 4 .500 2.70 70.0 58 23 21 3 26 79 0 1.200 7.5 3.3 10.2 3.04 0.4 68
2010 32 4 4 .500 2.19 70.0 61 19 17 1 30 86 1 1.300 7.8 3.9 11.1 2.87 0.1 67
2011 33 4 3 .571 3.00 63.0 55 23 21 4 23 51 0 1.238 7.9 3.3 7.3 2.22 0.6 64
2012 34 3 4 .429 4.92 64.0 71 39 35 5 29 59 2 1.563 10.0 4.1 8.3 2.03 0.7 73
2013 35 4 3 .571 3.95 66.0 76 32 29 12 16 72 3 1.394 10.4 2.2 9.8 4.50 1.6 69
2014 36 1 1 .500 7.94 17.0 25 17 15 1 8 12 4 1.941 13.2 4.2 6.4 1.50 0.5 13
11 Yrs 36 34 .514 3.51 630.0 610 272 246 48 223 637 16 1.322 8.7 9.1 2.86 0.7 590



* - 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))
2010 NL (25, 0%)
0.00 Career Shares (1750th)

Cy Young (yr lg (rk, shr))
2010 NL (8, 2%)
0.02 Career Shares (278th)

Games Played s c a p y
2007 NL  81 (5th)
Active  590 (20th)
Career  590 (216th)

Saves s c a p y
2009 NL  42 (1st)
2010 NL  47 (2nd)
2011 NL  43 (4th)
Active  168 (13th)
Career  168 (69th)

Games Finished s c a p y
2009 NL  59 (3rd)
2010 NL  57 (5th)
2011 NL  54 (6th)
Active  292 (12th)
Career  292 (116th)

Adj. Pitching Runs s c a p y
2007 NL  24 (9th)

Adj. Pitching Wins s c a p y
2007 NL  2.4 (10th)

Base-Out Runs Saved (RE24)s c a p y
2007 NL  29.13 (7th)

Win Probability Added (WPA)s c a p y
2007 NL  3.8 (3rd)
2010 NL  4.9 (2nd)
Active  10.9 (32nd)
Career  10.9 (168th)

Sit. Wins Saved (WPA/LI)s c a p y
2007 NL  2.7 (5th)

Base-Out Wins Saved (REW)s c a p y
2007 NL  3.0 (6th)

                                         

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 (568), Average HOFer ≈ 40
Gray InkPitching - 10 (1506), Average HOFer ≈ 185
Hall of Fame MonitorPitching - 38 (373), Likely HOFer ≈ 100
Hall of Fame StandardsPitching - 13 (641), Average HOFer ≈ 50
JAWS Relief Pitcher (348th), 7.0 career WAR/8.9 7yr-peak WAR/8.0 JAWS
Average HOF RP (out of 5) = 40.6 career WAR/28.2 7yr-peak WAR/34.4 JAWS

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Player Page Tricks and Tips

Sum any set of rows by clicking anywhere (not red or blue) on the first and last rows of your selection. We will then compute the totals for the player between and including those two seasons.
Default Setting for this feature: Turn On / Turn Off
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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