Nate Finney
Pittsburgh Grinders (ML)
Nate Finney
Birthdate:
Aug. 12, 1968 (32 y, 11 m, 17 d)
Born In:
Zephyrhills South, FL, USA
Nationality:
American
Position:
P
Bats/Throws:
R/L
Height/Weight:
5'10"/178
Entry:
1989 Draft - Round: 1, Overall: 21, Team: Oakland Warriors
Contract:
$10k / 1 year
ML Service Time:
6 years, 46 days
Injury:
4 more days

2001 Season Pitching Summary

Team G GS IP W-L SV SD MD BB K ERA FIP FIP- xFIP WAR
PIT - TBC
3 3 8.2 0-1 0 0 0 7 6 10.385 6.708 168 4.662 -0.16
Arizona - ABA
AZ - ABA
10 10 75.0 6-2 0 0 0 20 51 1.920 2.419 68 3.073 2.26

2001 Season Batting Summary

Team G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS wOBA BABIP wRC+ WAR ZR
PIT - TBC
3 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 -131 -0.10 -0.01

2001 Season Fielding Summary

Team Pos G IP PO A E Fld % Eff ZR
PIT - TBC
P 3 8.2 0 1 0 1.0000 1.0224 -0.007
Arizona - ABA
AZ - ABA
P 10 75.0 4 8 1 0.9231 0.9523 -0.519
Current Status
MLB Service Time 6 years, 46 days
40-man Service Time 9 years, 88 days
Time as Pro 12 years
Roster Status Disabled List, 0 more days
Injury Status 4 more days
ML DL Days (season) 25 days
Personality
Leadership Normal
Loyalty Normal
Greed High
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Fair
Local Fair
Current Contract
2001 $10k ($6.4k left)
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 2 2 2 3 2
vs R 2 2 2 3 2
vs L 2 2 2 3 2
Potential 2 2 2 4 2
Fielding C IF OF
Range 2 3
Error 3 3
Arm 2 6 3
Turn DP 2
C Ability 2
Position
Pitcher 2
Run/Bunt
Speed 2
Stealing 2
Running 2
Sac Bunt 7
Bunt for Hit 2
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 5 5 5
vs R 5 5 5
vs L 5 6 6
Potential 5 6 5
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 6 6
Curveball 6 6
Slider 6 6
Changeup 4 5
Other Pitching
Velocity 93-95 mph
GB % 72%
Arm Slot Normal
Stamina 6
Hold 7
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
2001-06-18
Weight decreased from 179 to 178
2001-06-07
Eye Potential increased from 3 to 4
Movement decreased from 6 to 5
Movement vs L decreased from 7 to 6
GB% decreased from 73% to 72%
Weight decreased from 180 to 179
Local Popularity decreased from Well Known to Fair
2001-01-15
Weight decreased from 181 to 180
2000-12-22
Weight increased from 180 to 181
2000-11-28
Local Popularity increased from Insignficant to Well Known
National Popularity increased from Insignficant to Fair
2000-06-18
Power Potential decreased from 3 to 2
2000-05-29
Movement Potential increased from 5 to 6
Movement increased from 5 to 6
Movement vs L increased from 6 to 7
Control vs L increased from 5 to 6
GB% increased from 71% to 73%
2000-01-07
Power decreased from 3 to 2
Power vs R decreased from 3 to 2
Power vs L decreased from 3 to 2
Movement Potential decreased from 6 to 5
GB% decreased from 73% to 71%
1999-12-22
Position changed from RP to SP
Role changed from RP to SP
1999-11-07
Movement decreased from 6 to 5
Movement vs L decreased from 7 to 6
Control vs L decreased from 6 to 5
1999-08-28
Weight decreased from 181 to 180
1999-06-07
Movement increased from 5 to 6
Movement vs L increased from 6 to 7
1999-05-29
Movement Potential increased from 5 to 6
Control vs L increased from 5 to 6
GB% increased from 68% to 73%
Changeup Pot decreased from 6 to 5
1999-04-29
Weight decreased from 183 to 181
1998-12-22
Position changed from SP to RP
Role changed from SP to RP
1998-11-06
Gap Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Gap vs L decreased from 3 to 2
GB% increased from 67% to 68%
1998-10-18
Weight decreased from 184 to 183
1998-08-18
Weight increased from 183 to 184
1998-08-03
Weight decreased from 184 to 183
1998-05-29
Power Potential increased from 2 to 3
Power increased from 2 to 3
Power vs R increased from 2 to 3
Power vs L increased from 2 to 3
Sac Bunt increased from 6 to 7
Infield Arm increased from 5 to 6
Movement vs R increased from 4 to 5
GB% increased from 65% to 67%
Weight increased from 183 to 184
1998-01-23
Weight increased from 182 to 183
1998-01-07
GB% increased from 64% to 65%
1997-11-06
Weight decreased from 183 to 182
1997-09-29
Weight decreased from 184 to 183
1997-07-19
Weight decreased from 185 to 184
1997-06-24
P defense decreased from 3 to 2
1997-05-29
Movement vs L increased from 5 to 6
GB% increased from 63% to 64%
1997-04-29
Weight increased from 184 to 185
1997-01-31
Weight decreased from 185 to 184
1997-01-07
Gap vs L increased from 2 to 3
GB% increased from 62% to 63%
Weight increased from 184 to 185
1996-11-07
Gap decreased from 3 to 2
Gap vs R decreased from 3 to 2
Gap vs L decreased from 3 to 2
Power Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Power decreased from 3 to 2
Power vs R decreased from 3 to 2
Power vs L decreased from 3 to 2
Eye vs R increased from 2 to 3
Movement increased from 4 to 5
GB% increased from 60% to 62%
1996-09-29
Weight decreased from 185 to 184
1996-07-04
Gap Potential increased from 2 to 3
Gap increased from 2 to 3
Gap vs R increased from 2 to 3
Gap vs L increased from 2 to 3
Eye vs R decreased from 3 to 2
Sac Bunt decreased from 7 to 6
Infield Arm decreased from 6 to 5
Stuff Potential increased from 4 to 5
Stuff increased from 4 to 5
Stuff vs R increased from 4 to 5
Movement decreased from 5 to 4
Movement vs R decreased from 5 to 4
GB% decreased from 62% to 60%
1996-05-29
Sac Bunt increased from 6 to 7
Infield Arm increased from 5 to 6
Stuff Potential decreased from 5 to 4
GB% decreased from 65% to 62%
Stamina increased from 5 to 6
1995-12-30
Stuff Potential increased from 4 to 5
Stuff vs L increased from 4 to 5
Stamina decreased from 6 to 5
1995-10-18
Stuff Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Stuff vs L decreased from 5 to 4
Weight decreased from 187 to 185
1995-08-03
GB% increased from 64% to 65%
Weight increased from 184 to 187
1995-01-07
P defense decreased from 4 to 3
Stuff Potential increased from 4 to 5
Stuff vs L increased from 4 to 5
Control increased from 4 to 5
Control vs R increased from 4 to 5
Slider increased from 5 to 6
Weight increased from 181 to 184
1994-07-09
Outfield Range decreased from 4 to 3
Movement vs R increased from 4 to 5
GB% increased from 63% to 64%
Stamina increased from 5 to 6
Changeup increased from 3 to 4
Weight increased from 176 to 181
1993-09-07
Movement increased from 4 to 5
Control Potential decreased from 6 to 5
GB% increased from 61% to 63%
Weight increased from 172 to 176
1992-12-06
Movement Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Control Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Control vs L increased from 4 to 5
GB% decreased from 63% to 61%
Fastball increased from 5 to 6
Weight decreased from 174 to 172
1992-01-27
Eye Potential increased from 2 to 3
Eye increased from 2 to 3
Eye vs R increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Infield Range decreased from 3 to 2
Stuff Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Stuff increased from 3 to 4
Stuff vs R increased from 3 to 4
GB% increased from 62% to 63%
Hold increased from 6 to 7
Curveball increased from 5 to 6
Weight decreased from 175 to 174
1991-08-08
Eye vs L increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks Potential increased from 2 to 3
Stuff Potential increased from 4 to 5
Stuff vs L increased from 3 to 4
Movement Potential increased from 5 to 6
Movement vs L increased from 4 to 5
Control Potential increased from 6 to 7
Control vs R increased from 3 to 4
GB% increased from 61% to 62%
Weight increased from 171 to 175
1991-01-07
Weight increased from 170 to 171
1990-10-21
Stuff Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Stuff vs L decreased from 4 to 3
1990-07-04
Control Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Control increased from 3 to 4
Control vs L increased from 3 to 4
GB% increased from 59% to 61%
Weight increased from 169 to 170
1990-01-07
Stuff vs L increased from 3 to 4
GB% increased from 58% to 59%
Curveball increased from 4 to 5
1989-11-07
Movement vs R increased from 3 to 4
Weight decreased from 170 to 169
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Insignficant
National Popularity increased from Unknown to Insignficant
1989-07-09
Velocity increased from 92-94 mph to 93-95 mph
Changeup Pot decreased from 7 to 6
Weight decreased from 171 to 170

Career Major League Stats

Team Year Age GS G IP W-L SV K BB K% BB% HR% LOB% GB% BABIP ERA FIP FIP- xFIP E-F WAR
PIT - TBC
2001 32 3 3 8.2 0-1 0 6 7 14.63% 17.07% 4.88% 52.63% 70.59% 0.346 10.385 6.708 168 4.662 3.68 -0.16
Oakland - TBC
OAK - TBC
2000 31 17 17 103.1 9-3 0 66 20 16.50% 5.00% 2.25% 87.53% 55.36% 0.245 1.829 3.433 87 3.834 -1.60 2.18
Oakland - TBC
OAK - TBC
1999 30 15 23 111.2 9-5 0 77 27 17.07% 5.99% 2.88% 83.33% 53.45% 0.283 2.982 3.893 99 3.874 -0.91 1.36
Oakland - TBC
OAK - TBC
1998 29 2 8 18.1 2-1 0 12 4 15.79% 5.26% 7.89% 75.34% 52.50% 0.245 4.418 6.568 172 3.919 -2.15 -0.42
Oakland - TBC
OAK - TBC
1997 28 17 23 114.2 7-4 0 78 28 16.53% 5.93% 2.75% 76.86% 51.65% 0.290 3.532 3.879 105 3.887 -0.35 1.30
Oakland - TBC
OAK - TBC
1996 27 6 6 38.1 4-1 0 33 7 21.43% 4.55% 2.60% 82.42% 53.25% 0.283 2.583 3.077 84 3.079 -0.49 0.86
Total - TBC
TBC
60 80 395.0 31-15 0 272 93 17.06% 5.83% 2.95% 80.70% 53.73% 0.275 3.030 3.876 101 3.810 -0.85 5.13

Career Minor League Stats

Team Year Age GS G IP W-L SV K BB K% BB% HR% LOB% GB% BABIP ERA FIP FIP- xFIP E-F WAR
Arizona - ABA
AZ - ABA
2001 32 10 10 75.0 6-2 0 51 20 17.23% 6.76% 0.68% 79.55% 58.49% 0.260 1.920 2.419 68 3.073 -0.50 2.26
Syracuse - AAA
SYR - AAA
1998 29 6 7 34.1 2-2 0 26 15 16.67% 9.62% 3.85% 58.47% 51.43% 0.333 7.078 4.754 125 3.797 2.32 -0.02
Syracuse - AAA
SYR - AAA
1996 27 13 13 97.1 6-6 0 85 18 21.85% 4.63% 3.08% 84.26% 56.25% 0.275 2.866 3.101 81 2.625 -0.23 2.08
Syracuse - AAA
SYR - AAA
1995 26 1 25 39.2 4-2 2 42 6 28.77% 4.11% 0.68% 81.70% 46.38% 0.250 1.361 1.497 37 2.444 -0.14 1.76
Syracuse - AAA
SYR - AAA
1994 25 9 9 56.0 1-3 0 40 21 16.33% 8.57% 2.04% 64.10% 55.56% 0.331 4.500 3.683 93 3.790 0.82 0.89
Syracuse - AAA
SYR - AAA
1992 23 16 16 100.0 3-8 0 72 46 16.25% 10.38% 2.26% 69.39% 64.71% 0.336 4.410 4.189 108 3.836 0.22 0.93
PRO - U27
1991 22 3 3 17.0 0-2 0 11 9 14.10% 11.54% 1.28% 84.46% 41.67% 0.375 3.177 3.862 111 4.507 -0.69 0.16
HAR - U24
1991 22 20 20 111.1 4-10 0 88 36 18.84% 7.71% 1.93% 74.96% 54.78% 0.290 3.395 3.512 94 3.482 -0.12 1.82
HAR - U24
1990 21 8 8 35.2 0-4 0 30 5 18.87% 3.14% 1.26% 62.24% 51.95% 0.361 5.047 2.680 72 3.041 2.37 1.03
Iowa - U22
IOWA - U22
1990 21 11 11 52.2 2-6 0 43 22 18.94% 9.69% 2.20% 70.67% 56.57% 0.353 4.443 4.205 108 3.894 0.24 0.49
Iowa - U22
IOWA - U22
1989 20 17 17 73.1 4-6 0 59 27 18.55% 8.49% 2.52% 69.72% 52.98% 0.315 4.664 4.118 104 3.873 0.55 0.63
Total - AAA
AAA
45 70 327.1 16-21 2 265 106 19.22% 7.69% 2.47% 71.32% 57.21% 0.309 3.877 3.512 91 3.295 0.36 5.65
Total - AA
AA
3 3 17.0 0-2 0 11 9 14.10% 11.54% 1.28% 84.46% 41.67% 0.375 3.177 3.862 111 4.507 -0.69 0.16
Total - A
A
28 28 147.0 4-14 0 118 41 18.85% 6.55% 1.76% 71.51% 54.07% 0.309 3.796 3.310 89 3.375 0.49 2.85
Total - S A
S A
28 28 126.0 6-12 0 102 49 18.72% 8.99% 2.39% 70.14% 54.40% 0.331 4.571 4.154 106 3.882 0.42 1.11
Total - IND
IND
10 10 75.0 6-2 0 51 20 17.23% 6.76% 0.68% 79.55% 58.49% 0.260 1.920 2.419 68 3.073 -0.50 2.26

Career Major League Stats

Team Year Age G PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS BABIP wOBA WAR
PIT - TBC
2001 32 3 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -0.10
Oakland - TBC
OAK - TBC
2000 31 17 37 28 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 16 0 0 0.036 0.100 0.136 0.0833 0.078 -0.79
Oakland - TBC
OAK - TBC
1999 30 23 43 34 4 2 0 0 4 3 1 16 0 0 0.118 0.167 0.343 0.2222 0.157 -0.54
Oakland - TBC
OAK - TBC
1998 29 8 6 5 2 1 0 0 2 1 0 1 0 0 0.400 0.400 1.000 0.5000 0.425 -0.01
Oakland - TBC
OAK - TBC
1997 28 23 43 33 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 20 0 0 0.061 0.061 0.121 0.1538 0.053 -0.92
Oakland - TBC
OAK - TBC
1996 27 6 15 10 1 1 0 0 1 0 3 5 0 0 0.100 0.308 0.508 0.2000 0.254 -0.07
Total - TBC
TBC
80 148 114 10 4 0 0 8 5 4 61 0 0 0.088 0.141 0.263 0.1887 0.125 -2.44

Career Minor League Stats

Team Year Age G PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS BABIP wOBA WAR
Syracuse - AAA
SYR - AAA
1998 29 7 16 9 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 2 0 0 0.111 0.273 0.384 0.1429 0.209 -0.20
Syracuse - AAA
SYR - AAA
1996 27 13 40 33 3 1 0 0 1 2 2 17 0 0 0.091 0.143 0.264 0.1875 0.128 -0.60
Syracuse - AAA
SYR - AAA
1995 26 25 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 0 0 0.000 0.250 0.250 0 0.179 -0.03
Syracuse - AAA
SYR - AAA
1994 25 9 22 21 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 10 0 0 0.048 0.048 0.095 0.0909 0.043 -0.45
Syracuse - AAA
SYR - AAA
1992 23 16 33 27 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 14 0 0 0.037 0.133 0.170 0.0769 0.102 -0.55
PRO - U27
1991 22 3 6 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0.200 0.200 0.400 0.3333 0.185 0.00
HAR - U24
1991 22 20 42 37 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 21 0 0 0.000 0.051 0.051 0.0000 0.037 -0.75
HAR - U24
1990 21 8 11 8 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 0 0 0.250 0.400 0.650 0.4000 0.331 0.03
Iowa - U22
IOWA - U22
1990 21 11 20 19 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 12 0 0 0.053 0.053 0.211 0.1429 0.087 -0.25
Iowa - U22
IOWA - U22
1989 20 17 23 20 3 1 0 0 1 1 1 12 0 0 0.150 0.191 0.391 0.3750 0.183 -0.18
Total - AAA
AAA
70 115 93 6 1 0 0 2 4 8 46 0 0 0.065 0.139 0.214 0.1277 0.114 -1.83
Total - AA
AA
3 6 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0.200 0.200 0.400 0.3333 0.185 0.00
Total - A
A
28 53 45 2 0 0 0 0 1 4 24 0 0 0.044 0.122 0.167 0.0952 0.097 -0.72
Total - S A
S A
28 43 39 4 1 1 0 1 1 1 24 0 0 0.103 0.125 0.305 0.2667 0.137 -0.43

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
PIT - TBC
2001 P 3 8.2 0 1 0 1.000 1.039 1.022 -0.01
Oakland - TBC
OAK - TBC
2000 P 17 103.1 4 14 1 0.947 1.568 1.025 -0.98
Oakland - TBC
OAK - TBC
1999 P 23 111.2 7 15 1 0.957 1.773 1.037 0.03
Oakland - TBC
OAK - TBC
1998 P 8 18.1 1 2 1 0.750 1.473 0.781 -0.49
Oakland - TBC
OAK - TBC
1997 P 23 114.2 8 15 0 1.000 1.805 0.970 -0.65
Oakland - TBC
OAK - TBC
1996 P 6 38.1 1 5 0 1.000 1.409 1.032 -0.12
Total P 80 395.0 21 52 3 -2.21

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Arizona - ABA
AZ - ABA
2001 P 10 75.0 4 8 1 0.923 1.440 0.952 -0.52
Syracuse - AAA
SYR - AAA
1998 P 6 34.1 0 3 0 1.000 0.786 1.037 -0.19
Syracuse - AAA
SYR - AAA
1996 P 13 97.1 2 13 0 1.000 1.387 1.037 -0.46
Syracuse - AAA
SYR - AAA
1995 P 25 39.2 0 7 0 1.000 1.588 1.009 0.05
Syracuse - AAA
SYR - AAA
1994 P 9 56.0 8 6 0 1.000 2.250 1.016 -0.11
Syracuse - AAA
SYR - AAA
1992 P 16 100.0 8 12 1 0.952 1.800 1.018 -0.25
PRO - U27
1991 P 3 17.0 2 3 0 1.000 2.647 1.342 0.56
HAR - U24
1991 P 20 111.1 9 12 3 0.875 1.698 1.067 0.78
HAR - U24
1990 P 8 35.2 3 5 0 1.000 2.019 1.010 0.04
Iowa - U22
IOWA - U22
1990 P 11 52.2 2 8 0 1.000 1.709 1.176 0.77
Iowa - U22
IOWA - U22
1989 P 17 73.1 8 10 1 0.947 2.209 0.995 0.43
Total P 138 692.1 46 87 6 1.10

The Baseball Classic Pitching Log

Date Opp Score GS IP H R ER HR BB K IBB HBP GB FB BF PI GSC WPA ERA FIP
July 2, 2001
Jul 2
@PHI 4 - 3 2.0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 3 2 8 29 49 0.06
June 27, 2001
Jun 27
CHI 3 - 0 1.1 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 2 0 5 25 45 0.04
June 22, 2001
Jun 22
@VA 3 - 12 5.1 10 10 10 2 4 4 1 0 7 3 28 117 6 -0.49

American Baseball Association Pitching Log

Date Opp Score GS IP H R ER HR BB K IBB HBP GB FB BF PI GSC WPA ERA FIP
June 15, 2001
Jun 15
@SAS 2 - 4 8.0 8 4 4 1 1 6 0 0 11 6 32 112 58 -0.12
June 10, 2001
Jun 10
@DAL 8 - 4 6.1 8 3 3 0 2 2 0 0 5 11 29 118 51 0.04
June 5, 2001
Jun 5
WIL 1 - 2 8.1 7 2 1 0 2 5 0 0 11 7 33 122 71 0.08
May 31, 2001
May 31
HAZ 3 - 2 7.0 1 1 1 0 1 7 0 0 8 6 23 85 82 0.26
May 26, 2001
May 26
MON 9 - 2 6.0 5 1 1 0 2 3 0 2 10 3 25 120 62 0.15
May 21, 2001
May 21
VAC 6 - 3 7.2 7 3 2 1 1 7 0 0 11 5 32 119 62 0.11
May 16, 2001
May 16
@TUL 4 - 2 7.0 5 2 1 0 1 6 0 0 6 8 27 102 70 0.13
May 11, 2001
May 11
WIN 3 - 0 8.2 7 0 0 0 2 4 0 0 10 8 31 123 78 0.45
May 6, 2001
May 6
@DAL 5 - 0 9.0 7 0 0 0 3 7 0 1 12 4 34 93 81 0.53
May 1, 2001
May 1
@WIL 6 - 7 7.0 4 3 3 0 5 4 0 0 9 8 30 109 59 0.09

The Baseball Classic Hitting Log

Date Opp Score AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI K BB HBP SF SB CS WPA Avg OBP OPS
July 2, 2001
Jul 2
@PHI 4 - 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.01
June 27, 2001
Jun 27
CHI 3 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
June 22, 2001
Jun 22
@VA 3 - 12 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 -0.19
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
Pitcher of the Year 1995 Syracuse (AAA)
Pitcher of the Month Jun 2001 Arizona (ABA)
Hall of Fame Metrics
Metric Score
Black Ink4
Grey Ink15
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Leaderboard Appearances
Year Lg SH Rank
1997 TBC 10 4
Year Lg Win % Rank
1999 TBC 0.643 8
2000 TBC 0.750 5
Year Lg ERA Rank
1999 TBC 2.982 9
2000 TBC 1.829 1
Year Lg BABIP Rank
2000 TBC 0.245 1
Year Lg WHIP Rank
2000 TBC 0.987 2
Year Lg H/9 Rank
2000 TBC 7.142 2
Year Lg SHO Rank
1999 TBC 1 4
Year Lg BB (Low) Rank
2000 TBC 20 2
Year Lg Hits (Low) Rank
2000 TBC 82 1
Year Lg HR (Low) Rank
2000 TBC 9 2
Year Lg L (Low) Rank
1997 TBC 4 5
1999 TBC 5 9
2000 TBC 3 2