Buddy Kuiper
New Orleans Pelicans (ML)
Buddy Kuiper
Birthdate:
April 9, 1976 (26 y, 8 m, 13 d)
Born In:
Bernisse, ZUI, NED
Nationality:
Dutch
Position:
P
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Height/Weight:
5'11"/185
Entry:
Unknown
Contract:
$735k / 5 years (2003-2007)
ML Service Time:
5 years, 0 days

2002 Season Pitching Summary

Team G GS IP W-L SV SD MD BB K ERA FIP FIP- xFIP WAR
Salzburg - CEB
SAL - CEB
22 22 104.0 6-4 0 0 0 40 109 2.077 2.514 71 3.002 2.95
Current Status
MLB Service Time 5 years, 0 days
40-man Service Time 5 years, 0 days
Time as Pro 9 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Normal
Loyalty Normal
Greed High
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Unknown
Local Unknown
Current Contract
2003 $147k
2004 $147k
2005 $147k
2006 $147k
2007 $147k
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 3 3 3 2 4
vs R 3 3 3 2 4
vs L 3 3 3 2 4
Potential 3 3 3 2 4
Fielding C IF OF
Range 2 2
Error 3 4
Arm 2 5 3
Turn DP 3
C Ability 2
Position
Pitcher 2
Run/Bunt
Speed 2
Stealing 2
Running 2
Sac Bunt 4
Bunt for Hit 2
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 7 6 3
vs R 7 6 3
vs L 6 5 3
Potential 7 6 3
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 7 7
Cutter 6 6
Slider 6 6
Changeup 3 3
Cir. Change 7 7
Other Pitching
Velocity 96-98 mph
GB % 55%
Arm Slot Sidearm
Stamina 4
Hold 4
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
2002-12-06
Weight decreased from 186 to 185
2002-11-28
Avoid Ks increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 3 to 4
Stuff vs L decreased from 7 to 6
GB% increased from 54% to 55%
Weight increased from 185 to 186
2002-10-09
Weight increased from 184 to 185
2002-05-29
GB% decreased from 55% to 54%
Hold increased from 3 to 4
Weight increased from 183 to 184
2002-04-29
Outfield Range decreased from 3 to 2
Weight increased from 182 to 183
2001-11-07
Stuff vs L increased from 6 to 7
Movement vs L decreased from 6 to 5
GB% decreased from 56% to 55%
Weight increased from 180 to 182
2001-06-18
Movement vs L increased from 5 to 6
2001-06-07
Movement vs L decreased from 6 to 5
2001-01-23
Weight increased from 179 to 180
2001-01-07
Weight increased from 178 to 179
2000-11-28
Eye Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Eye decreased from 3 to 2
Eye vs R decreased from 3 to 2
Eye vs L decreased from 3 to 2
Stuff increased from 6 to 7
Stuff vs R increased from 6 to 7
Weight increased from 177 to 178
2000-10-19
Weight increased from 176 to 177
2000-09-07
Weight decreased from 177 to 176
2000-05-29
Eye Potential increased from 2 to 3
Eye increased from 2 to 3
Eye vs R increased from 2 to 3
Eye vs L increased from 2 to 3
Infield Arm increased from 4 to 5
Movement vs L increased from 5 to 6
GB% increased from 55% to 56%
Weight decreased from 178 to 177
2000-01-15
Weight increased from 177 to 178
2000-01-07
Movement Potential increased from 5 to 6
Movement increased from 5 to 6
GB% increased from 53% to 55%
1999-11-07
Movement Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Circle Change increased from 6 to 7
1999-10-13
Role changed from RP to SP
1999-10-09
Role changed from SP to RP
1999-06-18
Weight increased from 176 to 177
1999-06-07
Movement Potential increased from 5 to 6
1999-05-29
Gap Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Gap decreased from 4 to 3
Gap vs R decreased from 4 to 3
Gap vs L decreased from 4 to 3
Movement Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Movement vs R increased from 5 to 6
Changeup increased from 2 to 3
1999-01-07
Stuff vs L increased from 5 to 6
Movement Potential increased from 5 to 6
GB% increased from 51% to 53%
Circle Change increased from 5 to 6
Weight increased from 175 to 176
1998-12-14
Weight increased from 174 to 175
1998-11-06
Bunt for Hit decreased from 3 to 2
Stuff increased from 5 to 6
Cutter increased from 5 to 6
1998-10-27
P defense decreased from 3 to 2
Weight increased from 173 to 174
1998-10-18
Stuff decreased from 6 to 5
Stuff vs L decreased from 6 to 5
Role changed from RP to SP
1998-10-09
Stuff increased from 5 to 6
Stuff vs L increased from 5 to 6
Role changed from SP to RP
1998-09-24
Weight increased from 172 to 173
1998-09-02
Weight increased from 171 to 172
1998-08-28
Weight increased from 170 to 171
1998-07-29
Weight decreased from 171 to 170
1998-06-19
Stuff decreased from 6 to 5
Stuff vs L decreased from 6 to 5
Role changed from RP to SP
1998-05-29
Circle Change increased from 4 to 5
1998-04-29
P defense decreased from 4 to 3
Stuff increased from 5 to 6
Stuff vs R increased from 5 to 6
Stuff vs L increased from 5 to 6
Role changed from SP to RP
Weight increased from 170 to 171
1998-01-23
Stuff decreased from 6 to 5
Stuff vs R decreased from 6 to 5
Stuff vs L decreased from 6 to 5
Role changed from RP to SP
Weight increased from 169 to 170
1998-01-07
Power Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Avoid Ks Potential increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 2 to 3
Stuff increased from 5 to 6
Stuff vs L increased from 5 to 6
Movement Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Movement vs L increased from 4 to 5
Control Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Stamina decreased from 5 to 4
Fastball increased from 6 to 7
Circle Change Pot increased from 6 to 7
Circle Change increased from 3 to 4
1997-12-22
Stuff Potential increased from 6 to 7
Stuff vs R increased from 5 to 6
Role changed from SP to RP
1997-11-28
P defense increased from 3 to 4
1997-10-18
Stuff Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Stuff vs R decreased from 6 to 5
Role changed from RP to SP
1997-10-09
P defense decreased from 4 to 3
Weight increased from 168 to 169
1997-09-24
Stuff Potential increased from 6 to 7
Stuff vs R increased from 5 to 6
Role changed from SP to RP
1997-08-18
Stuff Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Stuff vs R decreased from 6 to 5
Role changed from RP to SP
1997-07-24
Stuff Potential increased from 6 to 7
Stuff vs R increased from 5 to 6
Role changed from SP to RP
1997-07-19
Stuff Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Stuff vs R decreased from 6 to 5
Role changed from RP to SP
1997-04-29
Stuff Potential increased from 6 to 7
Stuff vs R increased from 5 to 6
Role changed from SP to RP
Weight increased from 167 to 168
1997-01-07
Infield Error increased from 2 to 3
Stuff vs L increased from 4 to 5
Movement Potential increased from 5 to 6
Movement increased from 4 to 5
Movement vs R increased from 4 to 5
GB% increased from 49% to 51%
Slider increased from 5 to 6
Changeup Pot increased from 2 to 3
Circle Change Pot increased from 5 to 6
Circle Change increased from 2 to 3
Weight increased from 166 to 167
1996-12-30
Weight decreased from 167 to 166
1996-08-03
1B defense decreased from 2 to 0
1996-07-04
Contact Potential increased from 2 to 3
Contact increased from 2 to 3
Contact vs R increased from 2 to 3
Contact vs L increased from 2 to 3
Gap increased from 3 to 4
Gap vs R increased from 3 to 4
Gap vs L increased from 3 to 4
Power Potential increased from 3 to 4
Sac Bunt decreased from 5 to 4
Outfield Arm increased from 2 to 3
1B defense increased from 0 to 2
Stuff Potential increased from 5 to 6
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
Control increased from 2 to 3
Control vs R increased from 2 to 3
Control vs L increased from 2 to 3
GB% decreased from 53% to 49%
Slider Pot decreased from 7 to 6
Circle Change Pot increased from 4 to 5
Weight increased from 166 to 167
1996-05-29
Gap Potential increased from 3 to 4
Power Potential decreased from 5 to 3
Avoid Ks Potential increased from 2 to 3
Turn Double Play increased from 2 to 3
Stuff Potential increased from 4 to 5
Stuff increased from 3 to 4
Stuff vs L increased from 3 to 4
Movement increased from 4 to 5
Movement vs R increased from 4 to 5
Control Potential increased from 3 to 4
Velocity increased from 95-97 mph to 96-98 mph
GB% increased from 52% to 53%
Stamina decreased from 6 to 5
Fastball Pot increased from 6 to 7
Fastball increased from 5 to 6
Cutter Pot increased from 5 to 6
Slider Pot increased from 6 to 7
Circle Change Pot increased from 0 to 4
Circle Change increased from 0 to 2
Weight increased from 165 to 166
1995-12-30
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Stuff vs R increased from 3 to 4
1995-10-18
Stuff vs R decreased from 4 to 3
1995-08-03
Gap Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Stuff Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Stuff decreased from 4 to 3
Stuff vs L decreased from 4 to 3
Control Potential increased from 2 to 3
Role changed from RP to SP
Weight increased from 163 to 165
1995-01-07
Gap Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Gap increased from 2 to 3
Gap vs R increased from 2 to 3
Gap vs L increased from 2 to 3
Stuff increased from 3 to 4
Stuff vs L increased from 3 to 4
Control Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Velocity increased from 94-96 mph to 95-97 mph
Cutter Pot increased from 0 to 5
Cutter increased from 0 to 5
Slider increased from 4 to 5
Weight increased from 162 to 163
1994-07-09
Gap decreased from 3 to 2
Gap vs R decreased from 3 to 2
Gap vs L decreased from 3 to 2
Avoid Ks Potential increased from 2 to 3
Outfield Range decreased from 4 to 3
Outfield Error increased from 3 to 4
Stuff vs R increased from 3 to 4
Control Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Velocity increased from 91-93 mph to 94-96 mph
GB% increased from 51% to 52%
Stamina increased from 5 to 6
Hold increased from 2 to 3
Fastball increased from 4 to 5
Weight decreased from 163 to 162
1993-09-07
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Stuff Potential increased from 4 to 5
Stuff increased from 2 to 3
Stuff vs R increased from 2 to 3
Stuff vs L increased from 2 to 3
Movement Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Control Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Velocity increased from 90-92 mph to 91-93 mph
GB% decreased from 52% to 51%
Role changed from SP to RP
Weight increased from 161 to 163

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
Salzburg - CEB
SAL - CEB
2002 26 22 22 104.0 6-4 0 109 40 26.39% 9.69% 0.97% 81.77% 51.08% 0.251 2.077 2.514 71 3.002 -0.44 2.95
Salzburg - CEB
SAL - CEB
2001 25 22 22 92.0 3-5 0 97 49 24.68% 12.47% 1.27% 73.33% 52.17% 0.287 3.326 3.176 91 3.386 0.15 1.62
Salzburg - CEB
SAL - CEB
2000 24 21 21 98.1 5-7 0 90 22 23.32% 5.70% 1.04% 73.09% 53.37% 0.263 2.654 2.250 64 2.711 0.40 3.12
Salzburg - CEB
SAL - CEB
1999 23 21 21 98.1 2-4 0 73 31 18.39% 7.81% 2.02% 71.69% 56.72% 0.279 3.753 3.230 99 3.153 0.52 1.37
Salzburg - CEB
SAL - CEB
1998 22 22 22 98.1 3-10 0 91 40 22.03% 9.69% 1.45% 73.13% 43.52% 0.277 3.386 3.089 89 3.638 0.30 1.87
Rotterdam - CDL
ROT - CDL
1997 21 10 15 66.2 7-2 0 51 17 19.92% 6.64% 1.17% 68.56% 49.29% 0.239 2.700 2.596 71 2.921 0.10 1.81
SAL - U22
1997 21 2 2 9.2 1-1 0 6 1 15.79% 2.63% 0.00% 72.73% 66.67% 0.300 2.793 2.347 70 2.849 0.45 0.27
Rotterdam - CDL
ROT - CDL
1996 20 9 9 54.0 2-2 0 42 23 18.03% 9.87% 0.86% 72.02% 53.15% 0.293 2.833 3.198 90 3.482 -0.36 0.99
SAL - U22
1996 20 6 6 26.2 1-1 0 23 3 20.91% 2.73% 1.82% 76.16% 39.22% 0.333 3.038 2.537 78 2.364 0.50 0.65
Rotterdam - CDL
ROT - CDL
1995 19 5 5 33.2 1-0 0 26 10 18.44% 7.09% 0.71% 65.73% 44.93% 0.320 4.010 2.932 73 3.484 1.08 0.95
SAL - U22
1995 19 17 18 87.1 6-4 1 99 22 28.05% 6.23% 2.55% 72.48% 47.71% 0.279 3.195 3.100 79 2.635 0.09 2.11
SAL - U22
1994 18 0 15 22.0 1-2 4 23 8 24.73% 8.60% 1.08% 56.39% 40.54% 0.300 4.909 3.228 81 3.522 1.68 0.38
SAL - U22
1993 17 0 11 16.1 1-0 0 10 6 15.38% 9.23% 0.00% 83.33% 58.33% 0.250 1.653 2.891 70 3.741 -1.24 0.38
Total - S A
S A
24 29 154.1 10-4 0 119 50 18.89% 7.94% 0.95% 69.30% 49.69% 0.277 3.032 2.880 78 3.240 0.15 3.75
Total - R
R
25 52 162.0 10-8 5 161 40 24.43% 6.07% 1.82% 71.77% 47.99% 0.290 3.222 2.958 78 2.835 0.26 3.79
Total - INT
INT
108 108 491.0 19-30 0 460 182 22.98% 9.09% 1.35% 74.56% 51.39% 0.271 3.024 2.844 82 3.173 0.18 10.93

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 wRC+ WAR
SAL - U22
1996 20 2 8 8 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0.125 0.125 0.250 0.2000 0.115 -93 -0.13
Total - R
R
2 8 8 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0.125 0.125 0.250 0.2000 0.115 -93 -0.13

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Salzburg - CEB
SAL - CEB
2002 P 22 104.0 4 15 1 0.950 1.644 1.080 0.39
Salzburg - CEB
SAL - CEB
2001 P 22 92.0 1 7 0 1.000 0.783 0.925 -0.82
Salzburg - CEB
SAL - CEB
2000 P 21 98.1 8 10 0 1.000 1.648 1.072 -0.60
Salzburg - CEB
SAL - CEB
1999 P 21 98.1 7 10 1 0.944 1.556 1.096 0.03
Salzburg - CEB
SAL - CEB
1998 P 22 98.1 2 11 0 1.000 1.190 1.001 -0.07
Rotterdam - CDL
ROT - CDL
1997 P 15 66.2 4 7 1 0.917 1.485 0.966 -0.33
SAL - U22
1997 P 2 9.2 1 0 0 1.000 0.931 0.046 -0.52
Rotterdam - CDL
ROT - CDL
1996 P 9 54.0 2 6 0 1.000 1.333 0.910 -0.57
SAL - U22
1996 P 6 26.2 1 4 0 1.000 1.688 1.058 0.35
SAL - U22
1996 1B 2 17.0 21 0 0 1.000 11.118 0.108 -0.47
Rotterdam - CDL
ROT - CDL
1995 P 5 33.2 0 5 0 1.000 1.337 1.068 0.34
SAL - U22
1995 P 18 87.1 5 2 1 0.875 0.721 0.790 0.27
SAL - U22
1994 P 14 22.0 2 2 0 1.000 1.636 1.046 0.14
SAL - U22
1993 P 11 16.1 0 2 0 1.000 1.102 0.805 -0.29
Total P 194 832.0 38 83 4 -1.86
Total 1B 2 17.0 21 0 0 -0.47

Confederation of European Baseball Pitching Log

Date Opp Score GS IP H R ER HR BB K IBB HBP GB FB BF PI GSC WPA ERA FIP
Oct. 4, 2002
Oct 4
LAZ 4 - 2 5.0 2 0 0 0 1 10 0 0 3 1 17 73 74 0.25
Sept. 29, 2002
Sep 29
@AMS 0 - 4 4.0 3 1 1 1 3 6 0 0 2 3 17 74 49 0.06
Sept. 24, 2002
Sep 24
MAD 1 - 5 4.2 4 2 2 0 1 5 0 0 6 1 17 74 57 0.07
Sept. 19, 2002
Sep 19
PAR 4 - 5 4.2 5 1 1 0 1 3 0 2 2 8 21 70 56 0.11
Sept. 12, 2002
Sep 12
@LON 6 - 7 3.1 5 4 4 1 3 3 0 1 2 5 19 79 29 -0.30
Sept. 7, 2002
Sep 7
@MCBC 1 - 2 5.0 4 1 1 0 1 7 0 0 7 0 20 74 64 0.14
Sept. 2, 2002
Sep 2
VIE 2 - 1 4.1 3 1 1 1 3 5 0 0 2 4 17 73 50 0.05
Aug. 28, 2002
Aug 28
MAR 3 - 4 4.0 3 1 1 0 1 7 0 1 4 0 16 70 60 0.08
Aug. 23, 2002
Aug 23
@BER 3 - 4 6.0 2 2 1 0 2 2 0 0 9 7 23 70 64 0.04
Aug. 18, 2002
Aug 18
TUR 2 - 1 4.2 3 1 1 0 0 4 0 0 6 4 18 73 63 0.06
Aug. 13, 2002
Aug 13
@TOT 4 - 2 7.0 4 0 0 0 1 5 0 0 5 9 25 71 77 0.41
Aug. 8, 2002
Aug 8
@LAZ 6 - 1 5.0 2 1 1 0 4 3 0 0 4 8 21 73 58 0.11
Aug. 3, 2002
Aug 3
AMS 2 - 3 5.0 1 1 1 0 2 6 0 0 6 3 18 75 67 0.14
July 29, 2002
Jul 29
@MAD 1 - 7 4.0 2 3 3 0 4 5 0 0 4 2 17 71 48 -0.15
July 24, 2002
Jul 24
@PAR 2 - 0 6.0 1 0 0 0 1 5 0 0 8 4 19 71 77 0.37
July 19, 2002
Jul 19
LON 2 - 7 4.2 5 2 2 0 2 3 0 0 3 8 21 77 51 -0.07
July 14, 2002
Jul 14
MCBC 4 - 1 5.0 1 0 0 0 2 8 0 0 5 2 18 70 72 0.18
July 9, 2002
Jul 9
@VIE 6 - 0 6.0 6 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 6 4 23 74 70 0.32
July 4, 2002
Jul 4
@MAR 0 - 4 3.0 3 1 1 0 4 1 0 0 0 7 16 70 42 0.05
June 29, 2002
Jun 29
BER 1 - 0 5.1 1 0 0 0 2 7 0 0 5 4 19 71 73 0.25
June 24, 2002
Jun 24
@TUR 6 - 4 3.0 6 2 2 0 2 4 0 0 1 3 16 70 40 -0.06
June 19, 2002
Jun 19
TOT 3 - 4 4.1 2 1 1 1 0 4 0 0 5 4 15 71 57 0.04
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
League Champ 1999 Salzburg (CEB)
1998 Salzburg (CEB)
Player of the Week Jul 15, 2002 Salzburg (CEB)
Hall of Fame Metrics
Metric Score
Black Ink0
Grey Ink11
Leaderboard Appearances
Year Lg GS Rank
1998 CEB 22 4
2001 CEB 22 3
2002 CEB 22 4
Year Lg L Rank
1998 CEB 10 8
Year Lg ERA Rank
2000 CEB 2.654 9
2002 CEB 2.077 2
Year Lg BABIP Rank
2002 CEB 0.251 7
Year Lg WHIP Rank
2000 CEB 0.976 4
2002 CEB 1.039 6
Year Lg H/9 Rank
1998 CEB 7.414 9
2000 CEB 6.773 3
2001 CEB 7.141 7
2002 CEB 5.885 1
Year Lg BB (Low) Rank
2000 CEB 22 6
Year Lg Hits (Low) Rank
1998 CEB 81 4
1999 CEB 87 6
2000 CEB 74 2
2001 CEB 73 3
2002 CEB 68 1
Year Lg HR (Low) Rank
1998 CEB 6 3
1999 CEB 8 7
2000 CEB 4 3
2001 CEB 5 1
2002 CEB 4 3
Year Lg WAR Rank
2000 CEB 3.1 9
2002 CEB 2.9 9
Year Lg W (Low) Rank
1998 CEB 3 4
1999 CEB 2 1
2000 CEB 5 7
2001 CEB 3 5
Year Lg L (Low) Rank
1999 CEB 4 2
2002 CEB 4 5