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Francisco Liriano    \lee-ree-AH-no\

Francisco Casillas Liriano (twitter: @liriano47)

Position: Pitcher
Bats: Left, Throws: Left
Height: 6' 2", Weight: 215 lb.

Born: October 26, 1983 in San Cristobal, San Cristobal, Dominican Republic
High School: Americo Pere (San Cristobal, DO)
Signed
by the San Francisco Giants as an amateur free agent in 2000. (All Transactions)
Debut: September 5, 2005 (Age 21.314)
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 2006 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Twins/Pirates/WhiteSox 2005-2014
2014 Contract Status: Signed thru 2014, 2 yrs/$7M (13-14) (details) [*]
Service Time (01/2014): 7.104, Free Agent: 2015 [*], Agents: Greg Genske [*]
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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
2005 21 MIN AL 1 2 .333 5.70 6 4 2 0 0 0 23.2 19 15 15 4 7 0 33 0 0 0 93 79 3.32 1.099 7.2 1.5 2.7 12.5 4.71
2006 ★ 22 MIN AL 12 3 .800 2.16 28 16 2 0 0 1 121.0 89 31 29 9 32 0 144 1 1 9 473 208 2.55 1.000 6.6 0.7 2.4 10.7 4.50 AS,RoY-3
2008 24 MIN AL 6 4 .600 3.91 14 14 0 0 0 0 76.0 74 40 33 7 32 1 67 1 0 3 329 108 3.87 1.395 8.8 0.8 3.8 7.9 2.09
2009 25 MIN AL 5 13 .278 5.80 29 24 2 0 0 0 136.2 147 93 88 21 65 0 122 6 1 5 609 76 4.87 1.551 9.7 1.4 4.3 8.0 1.88
2010 26 MIN AL 14 10 .583 3.62 31 31 0 0 0 0 191.2 184 77 77 9 58 0 201 10 1 10 806 112 2.66 1.263 8.6 0.4 2.7 9.4 3.47 CYA-11
2011 27 MIN AL 9 10 .474 5.09 26 24 0 1 1 0 134.1 125 81 76 14 75 1 112 7 0 9 591 80 4.54 1.489 8.4 0.9 5.0 7.5 1.49
2012 28 TOT AL 6 12 .333 5.34 34 28 2 0 0 0 156.2 143 97 93 19 87 5 167 7 1 11 693 78 4.34 1.468 8.2 1.1 5.0 9.6 1.92
2012 28 MIN AL 3 10 .231 5.31 22 17 2 0 0 0 100.0 89 63 59 12 55 4 109 4 1 6 440 77 4.24 1.440 8.0 1.1 5.0 9.8 1.98
2012 28 CHW AL 3 2 .600 5.40 12 11 0 0 0 0 56.2 54 34 34 7 32 1 58 3 0 5 253 79 4.51 1.518 8.6 1.1 5.1 9.2 1.81
2013 29 PIT NL 16 8 .667 3.02 26 26 0 2 0 0 161.0 134 54 54 9 63 0 163 0 2 7 666 118 2.92 1.224 7.5 0.5 3.5 9.1 2.59 CYA-9
2014 30 PIT NL 2 7 .222 4.18 17 17 0 0 0 0 88.1 79 45 41 9 47 2 93 3 0 6 390 86 4.05 1.426 8.0 0.9 4.8 9.5 1.98
9 Yrs 71 69 .507 4.18 211 184 8 3 1 1 1089.1 994 533 506 101 466 9 1102 35 6 60 4650 97 3.65 1.340 8.2 0.8 3.9 9.1 2.36
162 Game Avg. 12 12 .507 4.18 36 32 1 1 0 0 188 171 92 87 17 80 2 190 6 1 10 801 97 3.65 1.340 8.2 0.8 3.9 9.1 2.36
MIN (7 yrs) 50 52 .490 4.33 156 130 8 1 1 1 783.1 727 400 377 76 324 6 788 29 4 42 3341 97 3.69 1.342 8.4 0.9 3.7 9.1 2.43
PIT (2 yrs) 18 15 .545 3.43 43 43 0 2 0 0 249.1 213 99 95 18 110 2 256 3 2 13 1056 104 3.32 1.295 7.7 0.6 4.0 9.2 2.33
CHW (1 yr) 3 2 .600 5.40 12 11 0 0 0 0 56.2 54 34 34 7 32 1 58 3 0 5 253 79 4.51 1.518 8.6 1.1 5.1 9.2 1.81
AL (7 yrs) 53 54 .495 4.40 168 141 8 1 1 1 840.0 781 434 411 83 356 7 846 32 4 47 3594 96 3.75 1.354 8.4 0.9 3.8 9.1 2.38
NL (2 yrs) 18 15 .545 3.43 43 43 0 2 0 0 249.1 213 99 95 18 110 2 256 3 2 13 1056 104 3.32 1.295 7.7 0.6 4.0 9.2 2.33
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
2005 21 MIN AL 23.2 6 4 15 5.70 4.64 0.14 0.13 101.9 4.72 -3 -0.3 .0 -0.0 -0.0 -0 .455 .498
2006 ★ 22 MIN AL 121.0 28 16 31 2.31 4.93 0.06 0.09 97.6 4.85 33 3.4 .8 -0.2 4.5 48 .623 .521 $327,000 AS,RoY-3
2008 24 MIN AL 76.0 14 14 40 4.74 4.54 -0.17 0.18 94.2 4.60 -3 -0.3 -0.1 0.5 7 .482 .498
2009 25 MIN AL 136.2 29 24 93 6.12 4.78 -0.26 0.16 99.0 5.15 -16 -1.5 .5 -0.1 -0.2 0 .447 .491 $430,000
2010 26 MIN AL 191.2 31 31 77 3.62 4.50 -0.09 0.16 100.5 4.78 23 2.6 -0.1 4.4 44 .583 .516 $1,600,000 CYA-11
2011 27 MIN AL 134.1 26 24 81 5.43 4.57 -0.38 0.16 99.2 5.06 -6 -0.6 .7 -0.1 0.7 8 .477 .496 $4,300,000
2012 28 MIN AL 100.0 22 17 63 5.67 4.57 0.18 0.14 99.2 4.49 -13 -1.3 1.0 -0.1 -0.4 -3 .440 .492 $5,500,000
2012 28 CHW AL 56.2 12 11 34 5.40 4.54 0.04 0.17 106.8 4.99 -3 -0.3 .9 -0.0 0.3 3 .477 .498
2013 29 PIT NL 161.0 26 26 54 3.02 4.15 0.35 0.16 95.8 3.79 14 1.7 -0.1 3.0 27 .565 .510 $1,000,000 CYA-9
2014 30 PIT NL 88.1 17 17 45 4.58 3.95 0.02 0.15 95.3 3.89 -6 -0.7 -0.1 0.1 0 .462 .496 $6,000,000
9 Seasons 1089.1 211 184 533 4.40 4.51 -0.02 0.15 98.5 4.62 21 2.8 .7 -0.8 12.9 135 .513 .503 $19,157,000
MIN (7 yrs) 783.1 156 130 400 4.60 4.65 -0.11 0.15 98.8 4.85 15 2.0 .7 -0.6 9.5 105 .513 .503 $12,157,000
PIT (2 yrs) 249.1 43 43 99 3.57 4.08 0.24 0.16 95.7 3.82 8 1.0 -0.2 3.1 27 .524 .505 $7,000,000
CHW (1 yr) 56.2 12 11 34 5.40 4.54 0.04 0.17 106.8 4.99 -3 -0.3 .9 -0.0 0.3 3 .477 .498

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
2009 25 MIN AL ALDS L NYY 0 0 4.50 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.0 1 2 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 8 1.000 4.5 4.5 4.5 4.5 1.00
2010 26 MIN AL ALDS L NYY 0 0 6.35 1 1 0 0 0 0 5.2 6 4 4 0 3 0 7 0 0 1 26 1.588 9.5 0.0 4.8 11.1 2.33
2013 29 PIT NL NLWC W CIN 1 0 1.000 1.29 1 1 0 0 0 0 7.0 4 1 1 0 1 0 5 1 0 0 26 0.714 5.1 0.0 1.3 6.4 5.00
2013 29 PIT NL NLDS L STL 0 0 3.00 1 1 0 0 0 0 6.0 3 2 2 0 2 0 5 1 0 1 24 0.833 4.5 0.0 3.0 7.5 2.50
3 Yrs (4 Series) 1 0 1.000 3.48 4 3 0 0 0 0 20.2 14 9 8 1 7 0 18 2 0 2 84 1.016 6.1 0.4 3.0 7.8 2.57
1 NLWC 1 0 1.000 1.29 1 1 0 0 0 0 7.0 4 1 1 0 1 0 5 1 0 0 26 0.714 5.1 0.0 1.3 6.4 5.00
1 NLDS 0 0 3.00 1 1 0 0 0 0 6.0 3 2 2 0 2 0 5 1 0 1 24 0.833 4.5 0.0 3.0 7.5 2.50
2 ALDS 0 0 5.87 2 1 0 0 0 0 7.2 7 6 5 1 4 0 8 0 0 1 34 1.435 8.2 1.2 4.7 9.4 2.00

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
2006 MIN AL 22

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
2005 21 MIN AL 6 93 86 15 19 2 1 4 3 1 7 33 .221 .280 .407 .687 .306 35 2 0 0 0 0 0
2006 22 MIN AL 28 473 434 31 89 17 0 9 9 0 32 144 .205 .260 .306 .567 .283 133 17 1 4 2 0 5
2008 24 MIN AL 14 329 291 40 74 17 1 7 6 3 32 67 .254 .327 .392 .719 .305 114 6 1 2 3 1 4
2009 25 MIN AL 29 609 527 93 147 37 0 21 15 9 65 122 .279 .361 .469 .830 .323 247 11 6 5 6 0 2
2010 26 MIN AL 31 806 730 77 184 38 5 9 12 3 58 201 .252 .315 .355 .670 .335 259 15 10 6 2 0 3
2011 27 MIN AL 26 591 503 81 125 16 3 14 9 5 75 112 .249 .350 .376 .726 .290 189 16 7 0 6 1 4
2012 28 CHW AL 12 253 215 34 54 6 3 7 3 0 32 58 .251 .355 .405 .759 .311 87 4 3 2 1 1 0
2012 28 MIN AL 22 440 372 63 89 19 1 12 13 2 55 109 .239 .338 .392 .730 .298 146 7 4 2 7 4 2
2012 28 TOT AL 34 693 587 97 143 25 4 19 16 2 87 167 .244 .344 .397 .741 .303 233 11 7 4 8 5 2
2013 29 PIT NL 26 666 599 54 134 23 2 9 7 4 63 163 .224 .297 .314 .611 .292 188 12 0 3 1 0 6
2014 30 PIT NL 17 390 335 45 79 17 2 9 13 3 47 93 .236 .332 .379 .711 .295 127 7 3 1 4 2 5
9 Yrs 211 4650 4092 533 994 192 18 101 90 30 466 1102 .243 .323 .373 .696 .306 1525 97 35 25 32 9 31
162 Game Avg. 36 801 704 92 171 33 3 17 15 5 80 190 .243 .323 .373 .696 .306 263 17 6 4 6 2 5
MLB Averages .260 .327 .411 .738 .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
2005 21 MIN AL -2.5 -0.2 98 -0.2 1.4 -1.6 .82 0.2 -0.4 -0.9 -0.1 0.85 3.4 0 0 2
2006 22 MIN AL 32.1 3.3 491 2.9 8.3 -5.3 .84 2.7 0.8 34.3 3.5 0.91 31.6 3 3 6
2008 24 MIN AL 0.6 0.0 340 0.6 6.0 -5.4 1.05 0.3 0.4 -0.7 -0.1 0.97 2.7 0 0 0
2009 25 MIN AL -20.9 -2.0 642 -2.4 10.3 -12.7 1.02 -1.3 -1.1 -20.6 -1.9 0.96 -12.8 1 1 2
2010 26 MIN AL 12.6 1.3 832 1.3 13.9 -12.6 .97 1.7 -0.4 15.0 1.6 0.96 17.8 0 0 0
2011 27 MIN AL -14.8 -1.4 611 -0.8 10.2 -11.0 1.03 -0.8 0.0 -11.7 -1.2 0.96 -8.9 0 1 1
2012 28 TOT AL -18.5 -1.8 723 -2.0 10.7 -12.7 .98 -0.8 -1.3 -18.6 -1.8 0.96 -8.3 1 1 4
2012 28 MIN AL -13.0 -1.3 461 -1.4 6.4 -7.8 .92 -0.6 -0.9 -14.2 -1.4 0.96 -5.8 1 0 4
2012 28 CHW AL -5.5 -0.5 262 -0.6 4.3 -4.9 1.08 -0.2 -0.4 -4.4 -0.4 0.95 -2.5 0 1 0
2013 29 PIT NL 11.8 1.3 689 2.3 11.5 -9.2 .94 1.8 0.7 16.9 1.9 0.90 15.9 0 0 0
2014 30 PIT NL -6.1 -0.6 411 -1.1 6.5 -7.6 1.05 -0.8 -0.2 -7.6 -0.8 1.05 -8.3 0 0 0
9 Yrs -5.7 -0.2 4837 0.7 78.9 -78.2 .98 3.0 -2.3 6.1 1.2 0.95 33.1 5 6 15

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
2005 21 MIN AL 6 4 1 2 1 0 0 1 3 .250 0 1 0 0 1 25% 51.5 67 28 2 2 1 1 3.3 2.6 5.4 83 2 2 0 0 98
2006 22 MIN AL 28 16 11 3 2 3 1 11 5 .688 0 0 0 0 10 63% 65.0 87 31 6 1 0 7 4.6 5.3 6.2 89 3 8 5 0 111
2008 24 MIN AL 14 14 6 4 4 2 0 6 8 .429 1 1 0 0 7 50% 51.1 72 15 9 2 0 7 4.1 5.4 5.4 91 2 9 3 0 110
2009 25 MIN AL 29 24 5 13 6 2 1 9 15 .375 3 2 0 0 10 42% 45.1 74 13 15 3 0 12 3.8 4.6 5.4 92 4 12 8 0 117
2010 26 MIN AL 31 31 14 10 7 1 2 18 13 .581 3 5 0 0 20 65% 55.7 83 14 13 1 0 20 5.0 5.0 6.2 97 3 12 15 1 123
2011 27 MIN AL 26 24 9 9 6 1 0 11 13 .458 1 6 1 1 12 50% 49.1 83 19 16 9 0 13 3.8 4.1 5.5 93 4 11 8 1 123
2012 28 TOT AL 34 28 6 12 10 0 3 11 17 .393 2 6 0 0 12 43% 49.2 74 17 25 9 1 10 3.9 3.1 5.3 92 6 11 11 0 113
2012 28 MIN AL 22 17 3 10 4 0 3 6 11 .353 0 3 0 0 8 47% 49.3 74 17 13 3 0 6 3.5 2.6 5.5 92 3 8 6 0 112
2012 28 CHW AL 12 11 3 2 6 0 0 5 6 .455 2 3 0 0 4 36% 49.1 74 24 12 6 1 4 4.5 3.8 5.2 92 3 3 5 0 113
2013 29 PIT NL 26 26 16 8 2 3 2 17 9 .654 1 0 2 0 17 65% 58.2 82 -8 12 4 0 9 4.5 4.6 6.2 96 2 14 10 0 111
2014 30 PIT NL 17 17 2 7 8 1 1 9 8 .529 1 4 0 0 4 24% 51.6 71 27 8 2 0 7 3.5 1.9 5.2 91 3 9 5 0 109
9 Yrs 211 184 70 68 46 13 10 93 91 .505 12 25 3 1 93 51% 53 87 -8 106 33 2 86 4.2 4.2 5.7 93 29 88 65 2 123
MLB Averages .500 50% 50 102 -16 4.5 4.5 5.9 95

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
2005 21 MIN AL 6 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 .819 0 0 2 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 3.0 16
2006 22 MIN AL 28 12 2 1 0 1 1 0 100% 2 1 6 2 33% 7 .837 3 3 6 5 1 6 5 7 8 1 9 0 5.6 31
2009 25 MIN AL 29 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0% 3 1.018 1 1 2 1 0 4 2 3 3 0 3 0 4.6 24
2011 27 MIN AL 26 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 1.030 0 1 1 0 1 1 0 2 1 1 1 0 3.5 26
2012 28 TOT AL 34 6 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 0 0% .976 1 1 4 2 0 4 2 4 2 2 2 1 3.7 23
2012 28 MIN AL 22 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 0 0% 7 .918 1 0 4 2 0 3 2 3 2 1 2 1 4.4 27
2012 28 CHW AL 12 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 1.076 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0.0 4
5 Yrs 123 27 8 1 1 1 1 0 100% 3 2 12 2 17% .967 5 6 15 8 2 17 9 18 14 4 15 1 4.6 26

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%
2005 21 MIN AL 93 22% 4.3% 35.5% 7.5% 7.5% 37% 0.86 1.47 53% 23% 16.7% 17% 14 2 14%
2006 22 MIN AL 473 19% 1.9% 30.4% 6.8% 5.5% 29% 1.29 1.93 60% 16% 7.6% 6% 81 17 21%
2008 24 MIN AL 329 24% 2.1% 20.4% 9.7% 7.6% 34% 0.70 0.84 67% 17% 6.2% 15% 67 6 9%
2009 25 MIN AL 609 25% 3.5% 20.0% 10.7% 9.5% 40% 0.71 0.95 64% 19% 10.2% 14% 118 11 9%
2010 26 MIN AL 806 21% 1.1% 24.9% 7.2% 6.5% 28% 1.21 1.70 65% 17% 4.3% 11% 160 15 9%
2011 27 MIN AL 591 24% 2.4% 19.0% 12.7% 5.6% 26% 0.97 1.25 65% 14% 8.1% 14% 119 16 13%
2012 28 TOT AL 693 23% 2.7% 24.1% 12.6% 6.9% 34% 0.80 1.10 59% 18% 9.0% 11% 139 11 8%
2012 28 MIN AL 440 20% 2.7% 24.8% 12.5% 7.3% 36% 0.85 1.20 59% 15% 9.4% 11% 93 7 8%
2012 28 CHW AL 253 28% 2.8% 22.9% 12.7% 6.3% 30% 0.71 0.95 60% 22% 8.4% 10% 46 4 9%
2013 29 PIT NL 666 21% 1.4% 24.5% 9.5% 5.1% 25% 1.07 1.52 64% 25% 4.6% 7% 104 12 12%
2014 30 PIT NL 390 21% 2.3% 23.9% 12.1% 7.2% 35% 1.12 1.76 61% 26% 9.2% 13% 88 7 8%
9 Yrs 4650 22% 2.2% 23.7% 10.0% 6.7% 31% 0.96 1.34 63% 19% 7.5% 12% 890 97 11%
MLB Averages 45% 2.6% 18.2% 8.3% 7.7% 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
2005 21 MIN AL 93 364 3.91 232 63.7% 25.0% 29.3% 22.8% 22.8% 75.0% 0.0% 47.8% 60.9% 54.8% 4.3% 4 1 26.9% 25 14 2 5 28 15.2% 6 3 0 0 0
2006 22 MIN AL 473 1797 3.80 1198 66.7% 28.5% 25.0% 21.8% 24.7% 71.5% 0.0% 47.7% 65.0% 60.5% 4.0% 19 11 29.6% 140 87 9 23 121 16.0% 28 8 0 0 0
2008 24 MIN AL 331 1268 3.83 775 61.3% 25.7% 18.8% 25.9% 29.5% 74.3% 0.8% 45.6% 74.7% 48.9% 6.6% 22 16 16.9% 56 33 3 7 60 10.4% 12 5 -2 0 0
2009 25 MIN AL 614 2318 3.78 1407 60.7% 24.9% 19.8% 25.7% 29.6% 75.1% 0.0% 45.6% 73.6% 54.9% 6.2% 38 21 19.1% 117 56 6 19 103 15.6% 16 17 -5 0 0
2010 26 MIN AL 808 3018 3.74 1939 64.2% 27.0% 20.4% 25.0% 27.7% 73.0% 0.0% 46.9% 72.1% 61.4% 2.5% 20 15 21.9% 177 103 10 45 156 22.4% 36 5 -2 0 0
2011 27 MIN AL 591 2278 3.85 1304 57.3% 25.7% 21.1% 22.8% 30.4% 74.3% 0.4% 42.6% 71.6% 49.4% 8.5% 50 31 16.6% 98 49 6 18 94 16.1% 17 18 0 0 0
2012 28 TOT AL 696 2715 3.90 1615 59.8% 26.1% 23.0% 24.1% 26.7% 73.9% 1.5% 44.2% 68.9% 53.6% 8.6% 60 33 22.4% 156 94 8 28 139 16.8% 39 22 -3 0 0
2012 28 MIN AL 442 1703 3.85 1008 59.6% 25.1% 23.5% 24.4% 27.0% 74.9% 1.7% 44.6% 68.6% 53.8% 9.7% 43 24 23.1% 102 62 4 17 92 15.6% 27 15 -2 0 0
2012 28 CHW AL 254 1012 3.98 607 60.2% 27.8% 22.1% 23.7% 26.4% 72.2% 1.0% 43.5% 69.4% 53.1% 6.7% 17 9 21.3% 54 32 4 11 47 19.0% 12 7 -1 0 0
2013 29 PIT NL 667 2496 3.74 1554 62.3% 26.0% 22.5% 23.2% 28.3% 74.0% 0.0% 46.1% 69.7% 58.3% 4.5% 30 17 22.3% 149 83 4 28 134 17.2% 32 13 -1 0 0
2014 30 PIT NL 391 1540 3.94 929 60.5% 28.1% 23.4% 22.0% 26.6% 71.9% 0.8% 43.5% 67.5% 56.5% 7.7% 30 15 17.9% 70 46 6 17 75 18.3% 13 13 -1 0 0
9 Yrs 4664 17794 3.82 10953 61.7% 26.4% 21.9% 23.8% 27.8% 73.6% 0.4% 45.4% 70.2% 55.9% 5.9% 273 160 21.2% 988 565 54 190 910 17.2% 199 104 -14 0 0
MLB Averages 3.80 63.3% 27.6% 15.0% 27.1% 30.3% 72.4% 1.6% 45.9% 79.3% 59.1% 4.9% 22.8% 24.9%

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
2005 21 MIN AL 93 19 3 0 4 0 3 3 1 2 2 3 1 2 33% 0 0 0 21 3 1 75% 3 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
2006 22 MIN AL 473 89 10 1 9 0 6 8 1 5 4 19 5 7 26% 5 9 0 159 9 0 100% 7 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 14 0
2008 24 MIN AL 329 74 10 1 7 0 9 6 1 3 4 15 13 0 87% 4 3 0 128 6 3 67% 4 3 2 0 0 0 3 3 9 0
2009 25 MIN AL 609 147 14 0 21 1 23 20 1 9 12 41 28 7 68% 2 5 4 216 15 9 63% 13 7 2 1 0 1 5 5 20 0
2010 26 MIN AL 806 184 31 7 9 0 20 9 0 6 3 53 25 14 47% 3 10 2 293 12 3 80% 10 2 2 1 0 0 2 2 20 0
2011 27 MIN AL 591 125 23 2 14 0 15 13 1 4 10 30 18 5 60% 4 9 0 218 9 5 64% 7 5 2 0 0 0 3 3 22 0
2012 28 TOT AL 693 143 20 4 19 1 22 18 1 9 10 42 24 6 57% 2 11 1 248 16 2 89% 14 2 2 0 0 0 3 2 24 0
2012 28 MIN AL 440 89 14 3 12 1 11 11 1 5 7 27 18 3 67% 2 6 1 169 13 2 87% 12 2 1 0 0 0 3 2 18 0
2012 28 CHW AL 253 54 6 1 7 0 11 7 0 4 3 15 6 3 40% 0 5 0 79 3 0 100% 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 6 0
2013 29 PIT NL 666 134 24 4 9 0 6 9 0 2 7 23 13 6 57% 6 7 2 229 7 4 64% 7 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 16 0
2014 30 PIT NL 390 79 13 2 9 0 12 6 3 5 4 20 13 3 65% 5 6 0 161 13 3 81% 12 3 1 0 0 0 3 1 11 0
9 Yrs 4650 994 148 21 101 2 116 92 9 45 56 246 140 50 57% 31 60 9 1673 90 30 75% 77 27 13 2 0 1 22 19 136 0
MLB Averages 53% 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+
2005 21 1 2 .333 5.70 6 4 2 0 0 0 23.2 19 15 15 4 7 0 33 0 0 0 93 79 1.099 7.2 1.5 2.7 12.5 4.71 79
2006 22 13 5 .722 2.74 34 20 4 0 0 1 144.2 108 46 44 13 39 0 177 1 1 9 566 164 1.016 6.7 0.8 2.4 11.0 4.54 164
2007 23 13 5 .722 2.74 34 20 4 0 0 1 144.2 108 46 44 13 39 0 177 1 1 9 566 164 1.016 6.7 0.8 2.4 11.0 4.54 164
2008 24 19 9 .679 3.14 48 34 4 0 0 1 220.2 182 86 77 20 71 1 244 2 1 12 895 140 1.147 7.4 0.8 2.9 10.0 3.44 140
2009 25 24 22 .522 4.16 77 58 6 0 0 1 357.1 329 179 165 41 136 1 366 8 2 17 1504 106 1.301 8.3 1.0 3.4 9.2 2.69 106
2010 26 38 32 .543 3.97 108 89 6 0 0 1 549.0 513 256 242 50 194 1 567 18 3 27 2310 108 1.288 8.4 0.8 3.2 9.3 2.92 108
2011 27 47 42 .528 4.19 134 113 6 1 1 1 683.1 638 337 318 64 269 2 679 25 3 36 2901 101 1.327 8.4 0.8 3.5 8.9 2.52 101
2012 28 53 54 .495 4.40 168 141 8 1 1 1 840.0 781 434 411 83 356 7 846 32 4 47 3594 96 1.354 8.4 0.9 3.8 9.1 2.38 96
2013 29 69 62 .527 4.18 194 167 8 3 1 1 1001.0 915 488 465 92 419 7 1009 32 6 54 4260 98 1.333 8.2 0.8 3.8 9.1 2.41 98
2014 30 71 69 .507 4.18 211 184 8 3 1 1 1089.1 994 533 506 101 466 9 1102 35 6 60 4650 97 1.340 8.2 0.8 3.9 9.1 2.36 97

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
2005 21 1 2 .333 4.88 24.0 18 14 13 4 7 33 0 1.042 6.8 2.6 12.4 4.71 1.5 6
2006 22 8 5 .615 1.86 121.0 85 28 25 9 31 144 1 0.959 6.3 2.3 10.7 4.65 0.7 28
2008 24 4 4 .500 4.03 76.0 73 38 34 7 32 67 1 1.382 8.6 3.8 7.9 2.09 0.8 14
2009 25 6 9 .400 5.12 137.0 144 87 78 21 64 122 6 1.518 9.5 4.2 8.0 1.91 1.4 29
2010 26 12 9 .571 3.28 192.0 189 78 70 9 60 201 10 1.297 8.9 2.8 9.4 3.35 0.4 31
2011 27 7 8 .467 4.90 134.0 127 81 73 14 76 112 7 1.515 8.5 5.1 7.5 1.47 0.9 26
2012 28 8 9 .471 4.93 157.0 143 95 86 19 87 167 7 1.465 8.2 5.0 9.6 1.92 1.1 34
2013 29 10 8 .556 3.19 161.0 149 63 57 10 70 163 0 1.360 8.3 3.9 9.1 2.33 0.6 26
2014 30 4 6 .400 4.91 88.0 87 53 48 10 52 93 3 1.580 8.9 5.3 9.5 1.79 1.0 17
9 Yrs 60 60 .500 4.00 1090.0 1015 537 484 103 479 1102 35 1.371 8.4 9.1 2.30 0.9 211



* - 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

Cy Young (yr lg (rk, shr))
2010 AL (11, 1%)
2013 NL (9, 1%)
0.02 Career Shares (278th)

Monthly Awards (yr-month lg award)
2006 June AL Rookie of the Month
2006 July AL Rookie of the Month
2010 April AL Pitcher of the Month

Weekly Awards (yr-week lg award)
2011 May 8th AL Player of the Week
2013 Aug 4th NL Player of the Week

WAR for Pitcherss c a p y
2006 AL  4.5 (10th)
2010 AL  4.4 (10th)

Earned Run Average s c a p y
Active  4.18 (43rd)

Wins s c a p y
2013 NL  16 (3rd)

Win-Loss % s c a p y
2013 NL  .667 (5th)

Walks & Hits per IP s c a p y
Active  1.340 (45th)

Hits per 9 IP s c a p y
Active  8.212 (19th)
Career  8.212 (200th)

Strikeouts per 9 IP s c a p y
2010 AL  9.438 (2nd)
Active  9.105 (5th)
Career  9.105 (11th)

Strikeouts s c a p y
2010 AL  201 (5th)
Active  1,102 (44th)

Complete Games s c a p y
2013 NL  2 (5th)

Shutouts s c a p y
2011 AL  1 (8th)

Bases on Balls s c a p y
2011 AL  75 (5th)
2012 AL  87 (6th)
2014 NL  47 (9th)
Active  466 (40th)

Strikeouts / Base On Balls s c a p y
2010 AL  3.466 (5th)
Active  2.365 (38th)
Career  2.365 (147th)

Home Runs per 9 IP s c a p y
2010 AL  0.423 (1st)
Active  0.835 (16th)

Losses s c a p y
2009 AL  13 (2nd)

Wild Pitches s c a p y
2012 AL  11 (5th)
Active  60 (24th)

Hit By Pitch s c a p y
2010 AL  10 (6th)

Fielding Independent Pitching s c a p y
2010 AL  2.66 (2nd)
Active  3.65 (17th)

Adj. Pitching Runs s c a p y
2006 AL  32 (3rd)

Adj. Pitching Wins s c a p y
2006 AL  3.3 (3rd)

Base-Out Runs Saved (RE24)s c a p y
2006 AL  34.32 (4th)

Win Probability Added (WPA)s c a p y
2006 AL  2.9 (10th)

Sit. Wins Saved (WPA/LI)s c a p y
2006 AL  2.7 (6th)

Base-Out Wins Saved (REW)s c a p y
2006 AL  3.5 (3rd)


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 (·)

Gray InkPitching - 14 (1314), Average HOFer ≈ 185
Hall of Fame MonitorPitching - 10 (993), Likely HOFer ≈ 100
Hall of Fame StandardsPitching - 5 (1434), Average HOFer ≈ 50
JAWS Starting Pitcher (743rd), 12.6 career WAR/13.0 7yr-peak WAR/12.8 JAWS
Average HOF P (out of 59) = 73.4 career WAR/50.2 7yr-peak WAR/61.8 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.
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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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