Josh Ferguson
AC Kansas City (ML)
Josh Ferguson
Birthdate:
Oct. 2, 1971 (29 y, 9 m, 27 d)
Born In:
Essex, MD, USA
Nationality:
American
Position:
P
Bats/Throws:
L/L
Height/Weight:
6'2"/195
Entry:
1990 Draft - Round: 5, Overall: 102, Team: AC Kansas City
Contract:
$10k / 1 year
ML Service Time:
3 years, 40 days

2001 Season Pitching Summary

Team G GS IP W-L SV SD MD BB K ERA FIP FIP- xFIP WAR
KC - TBC
8 8 48.0 1-6 0 0 0 16 28 6.188 3.391 85 4.503 1.03

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
KC - TBC
8 16 5 0 0 0 1 2 0 8 0 0 0.313 0.353 0.665 0.300 0.625 86 0.01 -0.06

2001 Season Fielding Summary

Team Pos G IP PO A E Fld % Eff ZR
KC - TBC
P 8 48.0 0 9 0 1.0000 0.9226 -0.059
Current Status
MLB Service Time 3 years, 40 days
40-man Service Time 3 years, 40 days
Time as Pro 11 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Normal
Loyalty High
Greed High
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Very Popular
Local Extremely Popular
Current Contract
2001 $10k ($6.4k left)
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 3 3 2 2 4
vs R 3 3 2 2 4
vs L 3 3 2 2 3
Potential 3 3 2 2 4
Fielding C IF OF
Range 3 2
Error 3 2
Arm 2 5 2
Turn DP 2
C Ability 2
Position
Pitcher 4
Run/Bunt
Speed 2
Stealing 2
Running 2
Sac Bunt 8
Bunt for Hit 3
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 6 5 5
vs R 5 5 5
vs L 6 6 5
Potential 7 5 5
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 6 7
Slider 6 7
Changeup 4 8
Other Pitching
Velocity 94-96 mph
GB % 62%
Arm Slot Normal
Stamina 6
Hold 7
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
2001-06-07
Avoid Ks vs L decreased from 4 to 3
Stamina increased from 5 to 6
Changeup decreased from 5 to 4
2001-01-07
Control vs L decreased from 6 to 5
2000-12-06
Weight decreased from 196 to 195
2000-11-28
Changeup Pot increased from 7 to 8
National Popularity decreased from Extremely Popular to Very Popular
2000-08-28
Weight increased from 195 to 196
2000-06-18
Weight increased from 194 to 195
2000-05-29
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 3 to 4
Bunt for Hit increased from 2 to 3
GB% increased from 61% to 62%
Changeup decreased from 6 to 5
Weight increased from 193 to 194
2000-04-29
Weight increased from 192 to 193
2000-01-07
GB% increased from 60% to 61%
1999-11-07
Bunt for Hit decreased from 3 to 2
Outfield Range decreased from 3 to 2
Control vs L increased from 5 to 6
GB% decreased from 61% to 60%
Local Popularity increased from Very Popular to Extremely Popular
National Popularity increased from Very Popular to Extremely Popular
1999-09-24
Weight decreased from 193 to 192
1999-08-23
Weight decreased from 194 to 193
1999-06-18
Weight decreased from 195 to 194
1999-05-29
Contact vs R decreased from 4 to 3
GB% increased from 59% to 61%
1999-04-29
Weight decreased from 197 to 195
1999-01-07
Control vs L decreased from 6 to 5
Stamina decreased from 6 to 5
1998-12-30
Weight increased from 196 to 197
1998-11-06
Contact Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Contact decreased from 4 to 3
Gap vs R decreased from 4 to 3
Bunt for Hit increased from 2 to 3
Stuff vs R decreased from 6 to 5
Control vs L increased from 5 to 6
GB% decreased from 61% to 59%
Changeup decreased from 7 to 6
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Very Popular
National Popularity increased from Unknown to Very Popular
1998-09-07
Stuff Potential increased from 6 to 7
Stuff increased from 5 to 6
Stuff vs R increased from 5 to 6
Position changed from SP to RP
Role changed from SP to RP
1998-07-19
Weight increased from 195 to 196
1998-06-07
Weight increased from 194 to 195
1998-05-29
Weight decreased from 196 to 194
1998-01-07
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
Avoid Ks increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 3 to 4
GB% increased from 58% to 61%
1997-11-06
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
Control Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Local Popularity decreased from Insignficant to Unknown
1997-07-14
1B defense decreased from 2 to 0
1997-06-19
Control Potential increased from 5 to 6
1997-04-29
Weight decreased from 198 to 196
1997-01-07
Gap Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Gap decreased from 4 to 3
Control Potential decreased from 6 to 5
GB% decreased from 60% to 58%
Stamina increased from 5 to 6
1996-11-07
Stuff decreased from 6 to 5
Movement Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Weight increased from 197 to 198
1996-08-18
Weight decreased from 198 to 197
1996-07-04
Contact Potential increased from 3 to 4
Contact increased from 3 to 4
Contact vs R increased from 3 to 4
Gap Potential increased from 3 to 4
Gap increased from 3 to 4
Gap vs R increased from 3 to 4
Gap vs L increased from 2 to 3
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
Avoid Ks Potential increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 2 to 3
Stuff Potential increased from 5 to 6
Stuff increased from 5 to 6
Stuff vs L increased from 5 to 6
Movement Potential increased from 5 to 6
Control vs R increased from 4 to 5
GB% increased from 59% to 60%
1996-05-29
Stuff increased from 4 to 5
Stuff vs R increased from 4 to 5
Movement Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Control increased from 4 to 5
GB% decreased from 60% to 59%
Weight increased from 197 to 198
1995-12-30
Speed decreased from 3 to 2
Stuff vs L increased from 4 to 5
Weight increased from 196 to 197
1995-10-18
Stuff vs L decreased from 5 to 4
Control decreased from 5 to 4
1995-08-03
Control increased from 4 to 5
Weight increased from 192 to 196
1995-01-07
Contact Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Gap Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Avoid Ks increased from 2 to 3
Stuff vs L increased from 4 to 5
Control vs L increased from 4 to 5
GB% decreased from 62% to 60%
Stamina decreased from 6 to 5
Changeup increased from 6 to 7
Local Popularity decreased from Popular to Insignficant
1994-07-09
Gap Potential increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 2 to 3
Stuff Potential increased from 4 to 5
Stuff increased from 3 to 4
Stuff vs R increased from 3 to 4
Movement Potential increased from 5 to 6
GB% increased from 61% to 62%
Stamina increased from 5 to 6
Fastball Pot increased from 6 to 7
Slider Pot increased from 6 to 7
Slider increased from 5 to 6
Changeup increased from 5 to 6
Weight increased from 190 to 192
Local Popularity increased from Insignficant to Popular
1993-09-07
Contact Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Gap Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Stuff Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Stuff vs L increased from 3 to 4
Movement vs R increased from 4 to 5
Movement vs L increased from 5 to 6
Velocity increased from 93-95 mph to 94-96 mph
GB% increased from 58% to 61%
Fastball increased from 5 to 6
Slider Pot decreased from 7 to 6
Changeup increased from 4 to 5
Weight increased from 189 to 190
1992-12-06
P defense decreased from 5 to 4
Weight decreased from 190 to 189
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Insignficant
1992-01-27
Gap Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Avoid Ks Potential increased from 2 to 3
Stuff Potential increased from 4 to 5
Stuff vs R increased from 2 to 3
Movement increased from 4 to 5
Movement vs L increased from 4 to 5
Control increased from 3 to 4
Control vs R increased from 3 to 4
Control vs L increased from 3 to 4
Velocity increased from 91-93 mph to 93-95 mph
GB% increased from 51% to 58%
Stamina decreased from 6 to 5
Slider Pot increased from 6 to 7
Slider increased from 4 to 5
Changeup Pot increased from 6 to 7
Changeup increased from 3 to 4
Weight increased from 188 to 190
Local Popularity decreased from Fair to Unknown
1991-08-08
Contact increased from 2 to 3
Contact vs R increased from 2 to 3
Contact vs L increased from 2 to 3
Gap Potential increased from 4 to 5
Gap increased from 2 to 3
Gap vs R increased from 2 to 3
1B defense increased from 0 to 2
Stuff increased from 2 to 3
Stuff vs L increased from 2 to 3
Control Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Control vs R increased from 2 to 3
Velocity increased from 89-91 mph to 91-93 mph
GB% decreased from 53% to 51%
Fastball increased from 4 to 5
Changeup increased from 2 to 3
Weight increased from 187 to 188
1991-01-07
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Fair
1990-10-21
P defense increased from 4 to 5
Control increased from 2 to 3
Weight increased from 186 to 187
1990-07-04
Weight decreased from 187 to 186

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
KC - TBC
2001 29 8 8 48.0 1-6 0 28 16 12.67% 7.24% 0.91% 59.11% 53.85% 0.377 6.188 3.391 85 4.503 2.80 1.03
KC - TBC
2000 28 22 22 141.2 13-3 0 100 43 16.69% 7.18% 1.34% 75.76% 54.85% 0.319 3.494 3.215 82 3.991 0.28 3.31
KC - TBC
1999 27 13 29 114.1 10-4 1 78 26 16.56% 5.52% 1.70% 76.41% 51.43% 0.305 2.834 3.284 83 3.983 -0.45 2.07
KC - TBC
1998 26 0 28 40.0 3-3 7 34 22 18.78% 12.15% 1.11% 73.96% 56.79% 0.319 4.050 3.193 84 3.899 0.86 0.59
Total - TBC
TBC
43 87 344.0 27-16 8 240 107 16.30% 7.27% 1.36% 72.79% 53.77% 0.323 3.715 3.260 83 4.049 0.46 7.01

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
COS - AAA
1997 25 22 22 131.2 11-7 0 106 48 20.11% 9.11% 2.85% 79.65% 53.62% 0.180 2.734 3.619 99 3.420 -0.89 1.90
Wisconsin - U22
WIS - U22
1993 21 22 22 146.1 9-9 0 152 26 26.48% 4.53% 2.26% 75.87% 57.74% 0.287 2.768 3.213 78 2.874 -0.45 3.56
Wisconsin - U22
WIS - U22
1992 20 21 21 120.2 6-6 0 89 26 17.69% 5.17% 1.19% 75.93% 51.35% 0.304 2.983 3.394 86 3.810 -0.41 2.58
Minnesota - U20
MIN - U20
1991 19 23 23 124.2 6-4 0 109 26 20.19% 4.81% 0.74% 76.64% 52.08% 0.345 2.743 3.222 88 3.375 -0.48 2.62
Minnesota - U20
MIN - U20
1990 18 16 16 100.0 6-5 0 70 23 15.98% 5.25% 0.91% 69.72% 53.52% 0.330 2.880 3.534 98 3.628 -0.65 1.63
Total - AAA
AAA
22 22 131.2 11-7 0 106 48 20.11% 9.11% 2.85% 79.65% 53.62% 0.180 2.734 3.619 99 3.420 -0.89 1.90
Total - S A
S A
43 43 267.0 15-15 0 241 52 22.38% 4.83% 1.76% 75.90% 54.58% 0.296 2.865 3.295 81 3.297 -0.43 6.14
Total - R
R
39 39 224.2 12-9 0 179 49 18.30% 5.01% 0.82% 73.54% 52.76% 0.338 2.804 3.361 93 3.488 -0.56 4.24

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
KC - TBC
2001 29 8 18 16 5 0 0 0 1 2 0 8 0 0 0.313 0.353 0.665 0.6250 0.300 0.01
KC - TBC
2000 28 22 56 44 10 2 0 0 3 3 0 13 0 0 0.227 0.227 0.500 0.3226 0.217 -0.71
KC - TBC
1999 27 29 38 33 4 1 0 0 1 2 0 10 0 0 0.121 0.121 0.273 0.1739 0.118 -0.51
KC - TBC
1998 26 28 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -0.07
Total - TBC
TBC
87 113 94 19 3 0 0 5 7 0 31 0 0 0.202 0.211 0.445 0.3016 0.195 -1.28

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
COS - AAA
1997 25 22 50 43 4 0 0 0 1 2 1 10 0 0 0.093 0.114 0.207 0.1212 0.098 -0.79
Wisconsin - U22
WIS - U22
1993 21 22 59 51 10 4 0 0 8 5 0 11 0 0 0.196 0.208 0.482 0.2439 0.216 -0.34
Wisconsin - U22
WIS - U22
1992 20 21 46 38 7 2 0 0 1 3 0 11 0 0 0.184 0.184 0.421 0.2593 0.190 -0.32
Minnesota - U20
MIN - U20
1991 19 37 112 100 40 7 0 0 13 9 1 17 0 0 0.400 0.412 0.882 0.4819 0.407 0.87
Minnesota - U20
MIN - U20
1990 18 20 60 47 9 0 0 0 2 2 1 16 0 0 0.192 0.225 0.416 0.2903 0.202 -0.72
None - None
None - None
1990 18 7 39 36 14 7 0 1 11 11 1 6 6 3 0.389 0.405 1.072 0.4483 0.472 0.39
Total - ??
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7 39 36 14 7 0 1 11 11 1 6 6 3 0.389 0.405 1.072 0.4483 0.472 0.39
Total - AAA
AAA
22 50 43 4 0 0 0 1 2 1 10 0 0 0.093 0.114 0.207 0.1212 0.098 -0.79
Total - S A
S A
43 105 89 17 6 0 0 9 8 0 22 0 0 0.191 0.198 0.456 0.2500 0.205 -0.66
Total - R
R
57 172 147 49 7 0 0 15 11 2 33 0 0 0.333 0.351 0.732 0.4298 0.341 0.15

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
KC - TBC
2001 P 8 48.0 0 9 0 1.000 1.688 0.923 -0.06
KC - TBC
2000 P 22 141.2 7 26 2 0.943 2.097 0.960 -1.83
KC - TBC
1999 P 29 114.1 4 26 0 1.000 2.362 1.077 0.61
KC - TBC
1998 P 28 40.0 0 6 1 0.857 1.350 0.888 -0.43
Total P 87 344.0 11 67 3 -1.71

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
COS - AAA
1997 P 22 131.2 10 17 1 0.964 1.846 1.034 0.00
Wisconsin - U22
WIS - U22
1993 P 22 146.1 4 16 1 0.952 1.230 1.012 1.14
Wisconsin - U22
WIS - U22
1992 P 21 120.2 10 12 4 0.846 1.641 1.119 1.49
Minnesota - U20
MIN - U20
1991 P 23 124.2 6 18 1 0.960 1.733 0.960 -0.02
Minnesota - U20
MIN - U20
1991 C 2 18.0 18 0 0 1.000 9.000 0.000 -0.43
Minnesota - U20
MIN - U20
1991 1B 6 52.0 44 3 1 0.979 8.135 1.143 0.30
Minnesota - U20
MIN - U20
1991 SS 2 23.0 0 9 2 0.818 3.522 0.943 -0.41
Minnesota - U20
MIN - U20
1991 LF 3 27.0 4 0 2 0.667 1.333 1.137 0.51
Minnesota - U20
MIN - U20
1991 CF 1 8.0 6 0 1 0.857 6.750 1.140 0.78
Minnesota - U20
MIN - U20
1990 P 16 100.0 6 16 2 0.917 1.980 0.962 0.07
Minnesota - U20
MIN - U20
1990 SS 2 15.0 0 4 3 0.571 2.400 0.807 -1.17
Minnesota - U20
MIN - U20
1990 LF 2 17.0 3 0 1 0.750 1.588 0.889 -0.41
Total P 104 623.1 36 79 9 2.69
Total C 2 18.0 18 0 0 -0.43
Total 1B 6 52.0 44 3 1 0.30
Total SS 4 38.0 0 13 5 -1.58
Total LF 5 44.0 7 0 3 0.09
Total CF 1 8.0 6 0 1 0.78

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 25, 2001
Jul 25
POR 5 - 4 6.0 5 2 2 0 2 5 0 0 7 4 24 111 61 0.09
July 20, 2001
Jul 20
@TOR 3 - 9 3.0 7 6 6 2 1 2 0 0 3 4 17 74 14 -0.43
July 15, 2001
Jul 15
STP 3 - 4 7.0 7 4 4 0 4 4 1 0 10 4 29 92 52 -0.18
July 10, 2001
Jul 10
PHO 4 - 12 5.2 8 7 5 0 2 4 0 0 8 5 28 88 37 -0.43
July 5, 2001
Jul 5
@SF 1 - 2 7.0 6 2 2 0 3 3 0 0 6 10 30 114 61 0.02
June 30, 2001
Jun 30
OAK 7 - 4 8.0 10 4 4 0 0 5 0 0 8 10 33 108 61 -0.01
June 25, 2001
Jun 25
@HOU 3 - 9 4.0 11 6 6 0 2 1 0 1 4 6 25 97 21 -0.26
June 20, 2001
Jun 20
NOLA 1 - 6 7.1 12 5 4 0 2 4 1 1 10 5 35 109 45 -0.19

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 25, 2001
Jul 25
POR 5 - 4 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.05
July 20, 2001
Jul 20
@TOR 3 - 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.02
July 15, 2001
Jul 15
STP 3 - 4 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.01
July 10, 2001
Jul 10
PHO 4 - 12 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0.01
July 5, 2001
Jul 5
@SF 1 - 2 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.03
June 30, 2001
Jun 30
OAK 7 - 4 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.04
June 25, 2001
Jun 25
@HOU 3 - 9 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.01
June 20, 2001
Jun 20
NOLA 1 - 6 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.12
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
Pitcher of the Year 1993 Wisconsin (U22)
All-Star 2000 AC Kansas City (TBC)
1999 AC Kansas City (TBC)
1993 Wisconsin (U22)
1991 Minnesota (U20)
1990 Minnesota (U20)
Hall of Fame Metrics
Metric Score
Black Ink0
Grey Ink19
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Leaderboard Appearances
Year Lg SH Rank
2000 TBC 12 2
Year Lg GS Rank
2000 TBC 22 8
2001 TBC 8 3
Year Lg W Rank
1999 TBC 10 7
2000 TBC 13 3
Year Lg L Rank
2001 TBC 6 1
Year Lg Win % Rank
1999 TBC 0.714 6
2000 TBC 0.813 2
Year Lg WP Rank
2001 TBC 3 2
Year Lg ERA Rank
1999 TBC 2.834 7
Year Lg Hits Rank
2001 TBC 66 2
Year Lg HR (Low) Rank
1999 TBC 8 4
2000 TBC 8 1
Year Lg WAR Rank
2000 TBC 3.3 9
Year Lg L (Low) Rank
1999 TBC 4 7
2000 TBC 3 2