Jeff Arnold
Free Agent
Jeff Arnold
Nickname:
Shortcut
Birthdate:
Nov. 3, 1973 (29 y, 1 m, 19 d)
Born In:
Santa Fe Springs, CA, USA
Nationality:
American
Position:
P
Bats/Throws:
L/L
Height/Weight:
5'10"/196
Entry:
1994 Draft - Round: 4, Overall: 73, Team: New Orleans Pelicans
Contract:
Free Agent
ML Service Time:
5 years, 20 days
Current Status
MLB Service Time 5 years, 20 days
40-man Service Time 6 years, 0 days
Time as Pro 8 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Normal
Loyalty Normal
Greed Normal
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Unknown
Local Insignficant
Current Contract
Free Agent
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 3 3 3 3 2
vs R 3 3 3 3 2
vs L 3 3 2 2 2
Potential 3 3 3 3 3
Fielding C IF OF
Range 2 3
Error 4 2
Arm 2 5 2
Turn DP 2
C Ability 2
Position
Pitcher 2
Run/Bunt
Speed 2
Stealing 2
Running 2
Sac Bunt 3
Bunt for Hit 2
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 6 6 4
vs R 6 6 4
vs L 6 6 4
Potential 7 6 4
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 7 8
Splitter 5 6
Other Pitching
Velocity 95-97 mph
GB % 68%
Arm Slot Normal
Stamina 4
Hold 6
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
2002-11-28
Gap vs R decreased from 4 to 3
Power Potential increased from 2 to 3
Power increased from 2 to 3
Eye Potential increased from 2 to 3
Eye increased from 2 to 3
Eye vs R increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks decreased from 3 to 2
Avoid Ks vs R decreased from 3 to 2
Stamina increased from 3 to 4
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Insignficant
2002-07-24
P defense decreased from 3 to 2
Weight increased from 195 to 196
2002-05-29
Power Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Power decreased from 3 to 2
Eye vs R decreased from 3 to 2
Infield Arm decreased from 6 to 5
GB% increased from 67% to 68%
Weight increased from 194 to 195
2002-04-29
Eye vs R increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks vs L decreased from 3 to 2
P defense decreased from 4 to 3
Weight increased from 192 to 194
2001-11-07
Power vs L decreased from 3 to 2
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 2 to 3
Sac Bunt decreased from 4 to 3
2001-08-23
Weight increased from 191 to 192
2001-06-29
Weight increased from 190 to 191
2001-06-18
Gap Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Gap decreased from 4 to 3
Weight increased from 189 to 190
2001-06-07
Avoid Ks vs L decreased from 3 to 2
Stamina decreased from 4 to 3
Weight increased from 188 to 189
2001-04-29
Weight decreased from 189 to 188
2001-01-07
GB% increased from 66% to 67%
2000-11-28
Eye Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Eye decreased from 3 to 2
Eye vs R decreased from 3 to 2
Control Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Control decreased from 5 to 4
Control vs R decreased from 5 to 4
GB% increased from 64% to 66%
2000-09-12
Weight decreased from 190 to 189
2000-07-29
Weight increased from 189 to 190
2000-06-18
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 2 to 3
2000-05-29
Eye Potential increased from 2 to 3
Eye increased from 2 to 3
Eye vs R increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks vs L decreased from 3 to 2
Outfield Error decreased from 3 to 2
Control increased from 4 to 5
Control vs R increased from 4 to 5
GB% decreased from 65% to 64%
2000-04-29
Weight decreased from 191 to 189
1999-12-14
Weight increased from 190 to 191
1999-11-28
Weight decreased from 191 to 190
1999-11-07
Gap vs R decreased from 5 to 4
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 2 to 3
Infield Range decreased from 3 to 2
Stuff increased from 5 to 6
Stuff vs R increased from 5 to 6
Stuff vs L increased from 5 to 6
Weight decreased from 192 to 191
1999-10-09
Weight increased from 191 to 192
1999-05-29
Sac Bunt increased from 3 to 4
1999-04-29
Weight increased from 190 to 191
1998-11-06
Avoid Ks increased from 2 to 3
Sac Bunt decreased from 4 to 3
Control decreased from 5 to 4
Control vs R decreased from 5 to 4
GB% increased from 64% to 65%
Fastball increased from 6 to 7
Local Popularity decreased from Fair to Unknown
1998-09-29
Weight decreased from 191 to 190
1998-09-02
Weight increased from 190 to 191
1998-08-12
Weight decreased from 191 to 190
1998-08-08
Weight increased from 190 to 191
1998-05-29
Contact Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Eye Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Avoid Ks Potential increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 2 to 3
Infield Error increased from 3 to 4
Control Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Control increased from 4 to 5
Control vs R increased from 4 to 5
1998-04-29
Weight increased from 189 to 190
1997-11-06
Contact Potential increased from 3 to 4
Stuff increased from 4 to 5
Stuff vs R increased from 4 to 5
Stuff vs L increased from 4 to 5
Movement vs R increased from 5 to 6
GB% increased from 61% to 64%
Weight increased from 187 to 189
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Fair
1997-09-24
Weight decreased from 188 to 187
1997-08-18
Weight decreased from 189 to 188
1997-06-19
Control Potential increased from 5 to 6
1997-06-07
Role changed from CL to RP
1997-05-29
Movement Potential increased from 5 to 6
Movement increased from 5 to 6
1997-04-29
P defense decreased from 5 to 4
Weight increased from 188 to 189
1997-01-07
Power vs L increased from 2 to 3
Movement vs L increased from 5 to 6
GB% decreased from 62% to 61%
1996-11-07
Power vs L decreased from 3 to 2
Movement Potential decreased from 6 to 5
1996-07-04
Contact increased from 2 to 3
Contact vs R increased from 2 to 3
Contact vs L increased from 2 to 3
Gap vs R increased from 4 to 5
Gap vs L increased from 2 to 3
Infield Error decreased from 4 to 3
Outfield Range decreased from 4 to 3
Outfield Arm decreased from 3 to 2
Stuff Potential increased from 6 to 7
Control Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Weight increased from 187 to 188
1996-05-29
Contact Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Gap Potential increased from 2 to 4
Gap increased from 2 to 4
Gap vs R increased from 2 to 4
Eye Potential increased from 2 to 3
Infield Error increased from 3 to 4
Outfield Arm increased from 2 to 3
Movement Potential increased from 5 to 6
Control Potential increased from 5 to 6
Control increased from 3 to 4
Control vs R increased from 3 to 4
Control vs L increased from 3 to 4
GB% increased from 61% to 62%
Fastball increased from 5 to 6
Weight increased from 185 to 187
1995-12-30
Movement increased from 4 to 5
Movement vs R increased from 4 to 5
Movement vs L increased from 4 to 5
Weight increased from 182 to 185
1995-08-03
Movement decreased from 5 to 4
Movement vs R decreased from 5 to 4
Movement vs L decreased from 5 to 4
Weight increased from 180 to 182
1995-01-07
Infield Arm increased from 5 to 6
Movement increased from 4 to 5
Movement vs R increased from 4 to 5
Movement vs L increased from 4 to 5
Control increased from 2 to 3
Control vs R increased from 2 to 3
Control vs L increased from 2 to 3
GB% increased from 59% to 61%
Weight increased from 179 to 180
1994-07-09
Gap Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Gap vs R decreased from 3 to 2
Catcher Ability decreased from 3 to 2
Stuff Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Movement Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Control Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Control decreased from 3 to 2
Control vs R decreased from 3 to 2
Control vs L decreased from 3 to 2
Weight increased from 177 to 179

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
NOLA - TBC
2002 28 0 10 13.1 1-1 0 13 4 25.49% 7.84% 1.96% 83.33% 50.00% 0.188 2.025 3.009 76 3.567 -0.98 0.25
NOLA - TBC
2001 27 0 32 31.2 2-6 11 23 23 16.55% 16.55% 3.60% 71.43% 53.85% 0.241 5.116 5.768 141 5.241 -0.65 -0.98
NOLA - TBC
2000 26 0 19 22.0 5-2 4 16 12 15.69% 11.76% 4.90% 67.65% 56.82% 0.349 5.727 5.531 140 3.945 0.20 -0.44
NOLA - TBC
1999 25 0 12 12.1 0-2 3 12 6 20.69% 10.34% 5.17% 79.79% 43.48% 0.361 5.838 5.575 141 4.042 0.26 -0.29
NOLA - TBC
1998 24 0 24 25.2 1-3 10 10 8 9.62% 7.69% 2.88% 79.86% 57.38% 0.268 3.507 4.410 116 4.460 -0.90 -0.11
NOLA - TBC
1997 23 0 1 0.2 0-1 0 0 0 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 50.00% 0.00% 0.500 13.500 2.929 79 7.284 10.57 0.01
Total - TBC
TBC
0 98 105.2 9-15 28 74 53 16.16% 11.57% 3.71% 73.96% 53.39% 0.283 4.599 5.000 126 4.443 -0.40 -1.55

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
BR - AAA
1997 23 0 28 35.1 4-1 5 22 8 14.67% 5.33% 2.00% 77.89% 53.75% 0.270 2.293 3.186 87 3.463 -0.89 0.54
Reno - U27
REN - U27
1996 22 0 43 64.1 1-6 14 45 26 16.61% 9.59% 1.11% 74.87% 48.94% 0.264 2.938 3.092 85 3.672 -0.15 0.89
Buffalo - U24
BUF - U24
1995 21 0 34 52.1 2-5 6 45 18 20.55% 8.22% 2.74% 70.96% 58.42% 0.295 3.440 4.067 98 3.512 -0.63 0.22
Tulane - U22
TUL - U22
1994 20 0 51 73.2 6-12 18 72 37 21.75% 11.18% 1.51% 71.17% 58.39% 0.356 4.643 3.738 94 3.709 0.90 0.82
Total - AAA
AAA
0 28 35.1 4-1 5 22 8 14.67% 5.33% 2.00% 77.89% 53.75% 0.270 2.293 3.186 87 3.463 -0.89 0.54
Total - AA
AA
0 43 64.1 1-6 14 45 26 16.61% 9.59% 1.11% 74.87% 48.94% 0.264 2.938 3.092 85 3.672 -0.15 0.89
Total - A
A
0 34 52.1 2-5 6 45 18 20.55% 8.22% 2.74% 70.96% 58.42% 0.295 3.440 4.067 98 3.512 -0.63 0.22
Total - S A
S A
0 51 73.2 6-12 18 72 37 21.75% 11.18% 1.51% 71.17% 58.39% 0.356 4.643 3.738 94 3.709 0.90 0.82

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 wRC+ WAR
NOLA - TBC
2002 28 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
NOLA - TBC
2001 27 32 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
NOLA - TBC
2000 26 19 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -134 -0.03
NOLA - TBC
1999 25 12 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 -131 -0.02
NOLA - TBC
1998 24 24 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
NOLA - TBC
1997 23 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
Total - TBC
TBC
98 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -133 -0.05

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
BR - AAA
1997 23 28 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 2.000 1.0000 0.905 521 -0.01
Reno - U27
REN - U27
1996 22 43 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -128 -0.08
Buffalo - U24
BUF - U24
1995 21 34 4 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -136 -0.06
Tulane - U22
TUL - U22
1994 20 51 6 6 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0.500 0.500 1.000 0.6000 0.460 182 0.09
Total - AAA
AAA
28 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 2.000 1.0000 0.905 521 -0.01
Total - AA
AA
43 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -128 -0.08
Total - A
A
34 4 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -136 -0.06
Total - S A
S A
51 6 6 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0.500 0.500 1.000 0.6000 0.460 182 0.09

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
NOLA - TBC
2002 P 10 13.1 1 3 1 0.800 2.700 1.025 0.02
NOLA - TBC
2001 P 30 31.2 0 4 0 1.000 1.137 1.030 0.02
NOLA - TBC
2000 P 19 22.0 1 3 0 1.000 1.636 1.025 -0.02
NOLA - TBC
1999 P 12 12.1 1 3 0 1.000 2.919 1.037 0.03
NOLA - TBC
1998 P 23 25.2 0 6 1 0.857 2.104 1.032 -0.10
NOLA - TBC
1997 P 1 0.2 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 -0.00
Total P 95 105.2 3 19 2 -0.05

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
BR - AAA
1997 P 27 35.1 0 3 1 0.750 0.764 0.784 -0.55
Reno - U27
REN - U27
1996 P 43 64.1 0 5 0 1.000 0.700 0.853 -0.53
Buffalo - U24
BUF - U24
1995 P 34 52.1 1 9 0 1.000 1.720 1.011 0.32
Tulane - U22
TUL - U22
1994 P 50 73.2 6 9 1 0.938 1.833 0.944 0.05
Total P 154 225.2 7 26 2 -0.71
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
All-Star 1997 Baton Rouge (AAA)
Hall of Fame Metrics
Metric Score
Black Ink0
Grey Ink6
Similar Players (RP)
Note: See Baseball Reference formula (primary position)
Leaderboard Appearances
Year Lg SV Rank
1998 TBC 10 9
2001 TBC 11 5