Chris Capuano

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  • B/T: L/L
  • 6' 2"/225
  • Age: 38

Chris Capuano Stats

W-L ERA IP SO WHIP
1-1 4.13 24.0 27 1.58

Chris Capuano MLB Career Stats

W-L ERA IP SO WHIP
77-92 4.38 1429.2 1199 1.36

Chris Capuano Bio

  • Full Name: Christopher Frank Capuano
  • Pronunciation: cap-yoo-AH-no
  • Born: 8/19/1978 in Springfield, MA
  • Draft: 1999, Arizona Diamondbacks, 8th rd. (238th overall)
  • College: Duke
  • Debut: May 4, 2003
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Year W L ERA G GS SV IP SO WHIP
2016 Stats 1 1 4.13 16 0 0 24.0 27 1.58
MLB Career Stats 77 92 4.38 316 225 0 1429.2 1199 1.36
  • Status: Disabled 60-Day

Chris Capuano 2016 Splits

Duration W L ERA G GS SV IP H ER BB SO WHIP
Last 7 Games 1 1 3.86 7 0 0 11.2 10 5 6 17 1.37
Last 15 Games 1 1 4.30 15 0 0 23.0 23 11 15 26 1.65
Last 30 Games 1 1 4.13 16 0 0 24.0 23 11 15 27 1.58
Duration W L ERA G GS SV IP H ER BB SO WHIP
Last 7 Games 1 1 3.86 7 0 0 11.2 10 5 6 17 1.37
Last 15 Games 1 1 4.30 15 0 0 23.0 23 11 15 26 1.65
Last 30 Games 1 1 4.13 16 0 0 24.0 23 11 15 27 1.58
Last 3 Games W L SV IP H ER BB SO
5/14 vs SD 0 1 0 2.0 2 2 1 1
5/20 @ NYM 0 0 0 2.0 0 0 1 5
5/25 @ ATL 0 0 0 1.0 3 2 0 1
Last 3 Games W L SV IP H ER BB SO
5/14 vs SD 0 1 0 2.0 2 2 1 1
5/20 @ NYM 0 0 0 2.0 0 0 1 5
5/25 @ ATL 0 0 0 1.0 3 2 0 1
2016 Games by Position: RP (16)

Chris Capuano Sinker Statcast Averages

Year Team LG NP Pitch Type Avg Pitch Speed (mph) Avg Perceived Speed (mph) Avg Spin Rate (rpm) Avg Extension (feet) Avg Exit Velocity (mph)
2016 Brewers NL 210 Sinker 88.81 88.61 2414.00 6.33 90.66
MLB Avg - - - Sinker 91.78 91.57 2109.00 6.20 90.14
Year Team LG NP Pitch Type Avg Pitch Speed (mph) Avg Perceived Speed (mph) Avg Spin Rate (rpm) Avg Extension (feet) Avg Exit Velocity (mph)
2016 Brewers NL 210 Sinker 88.81 88.61 2414.00 6.33 90.66
MLB Avg - - - Sinker 91.78 91.57 2109.00 6.20 90.14

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Chris Capuano 2016 Projections

Duration W L ERA G GS CG SHO SV SVO IP H R ER HR HB BB IBB SO WHIP
Rest of Season
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0 0 4.50 2 0 0 0 0 0 2.0 2 1 1 0 0 1 0 2 1.50
Cumulative
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1 1 4.15 18 0 0 0 0 1 26.0 25 12 12 7 1 16 2 29 1.58
Duration W L ERA G GS CG SHO SV SVO IP H R ER HR HB BB IBB SO WHIP
Rest of Season
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0 0 4.50 2 0 0 0 0 0 2.0 2 1 1 0 0 1 0 2 1.50
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1 1 4.15 18 0 0 0 0 1 26.0 25 12 12 7 1 16 2 29 1.58

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August 6, 2016 at 5:09 PM ET

Capuano hopes for return to mound this season

Brewers left-hander Chris Capuano has not given up on pitching again before the end of the season.

July 15, 2016 at 8:24 PM ET

Santana could begin rehab assignment soon

Brewers right fielder Domingo Santana took a step forward over the All-Star break while pitcher Chris Capuano took a significant step back, as both players continue comeback attempts from elbow injuries.

Awards

Chris Capuano Awards

NL All-Star

Year Team League
2006 Milwaukee NL

NL Player of the Week

Week Team League
04/30/2006 Milwaukee NL

PCL Post-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2003 Tucson PCL

Chris Capuano Leaderboards

Earned Run Average

Season ERA Rank
2006 4.03 16th in NL
2012 3.72 22nd in NL

Wins

Season W Rank
2005 18 4th in NL

Winning Percentage

Season WPCT Rank
2005 .600 17th in NL

Strikeouts

Season SO Rank
2005 176 13th in NL
2006 174 12th in NL
2011 168 19th in NL
2012 162 24th in NL

WHIP

Season WHIP Rank
2005 1.38 13th in NL
2011 1.35 15th in NL

Batting Average Against

Season AVG Rank
2006 .265 23rd in NL
2011 .270 13th in NL
2012 .254 19th in NL

Games Started

Season GS Rank
2005 35 1st in NL
2006 34 6th in NL
2012 33 1st in NL

Complete Games

Season CG Rank
2006 3 5th in NL
2011 1 20th in NL

Shutouts

Season SHO Rank
2006 2 3rd in NL
2011 1 6th in NL

Innings Pitched

Season IP Rank
2005 219.0 13th in NL
2006 221.1 7th in NL
2012 198.1 21st in NL

Strikeouts per Nine Innings

Season K/9 Rank
2005 7.23 15th in NL
2006 7.08 15th in NL
2011 8.13 13th in NL
2012 7.35 24th in NL

Strikeout/Walk Ratio

Season K/BB Rank
2006 3.70 7th in NL
2011 3.17 14th in NL
2012 3.00 19th in NL

Bases on Balls

Season BB Rank
2005 91 3rd in NL
2012 54 25th in NL

Hits

Season H Rank
2005 212 16th in NL
2006 229 10th in NL
2011 198 17th in NL
2012 188 19th in NL

Home Runs

Season HR Rank
2005 31 6th in NL
2006 29 5th in NL
2011 27 5th in NL
2012 25 12th in NL

Chris Capuano Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
July 4, 2016 Milwaukee Brewers transferred LHP Chris Capuano from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list. Left elbow flexor strain.
May 26, 2016 Milwaukee Brewers placed LHP Chris Capuano on the 15-day disabled list. Left elbow soreness
April 2, 2016 Milwaukee Brewers selected the contract of LHP Chris Capuano from Colorado Springs Sky Sox.
January 26, 2016 Chris Capuano assigned to Colorado Springs Sky Sox.
January 25, 2016 Milwaukee Brewers signed free agent LHP Chris Capuano to a minor league contract and invited him to spring training.
November 2, 2015 LHP Chris Capuano elected free agency.
October 7, 2015 New York Yankees activated LHP Chris Capuano.
October 6, 2015 New York Yankees reassigned LHP Chris Capuano to the minor leagues.
September 7, 2015 New York Yankees selected the contract of LHP Chris Capuano from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders.
August 28, 2015 New York Yankees sent LHP Chris Capuano outright to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders.
August 26, 2015 New York Yankees designated LHP Chris Capuano for assignment.
August 24, 2015 New York Yankees activated LHP Chris Capuano.
August 22, 2015 New York Yankees designated LHP Chris Capuano for assignment.
August 18, 2015 New York Yankees selected the contract of LHP Chris Capuano from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders.
August 17, 2015 New York Yankees sent LHP Chris Capuano outright to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders.
August 15, 2015 New York Yankees designated LHP Chris Capuano for assignment.
August 12, 2015 New York Yankees selected the contract of LHP Chris Capuano from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders.
July 31, 2015 New York Yankees sent LHP Chris Capuano outright to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders.
July 29, 2015 New York Yankees designated LHP Chris Capuano for assignment.
May 17, 2015 New York Yankees activated LHP Chris Capuano from the 15-day disabled list.
May 7, 2015 New York Yankees sent LHP Chris Capuano on a rehab assignment to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders.
May 2, 2015 New York Yankees sent LHP Chris Capuano on a rehab assignment to Tampa Yankees.
April 4, 2015 New York Yankees placed LHP Chris Capuano on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to March 27, 2015. Right quad strain
December 16, 2014 New York Yankees signed free agent LHP Chris Capuano.
October 30, 2014 LHP Chris Capuano elected free agency.
July 25, 2014 New York Yankees activated LHP Chris Capuano.
July 24, 2014 Colorado Rockies traded LHP Chris Capuano to New York Yankees for cash.
July 18, 2014 LHP Chris Capuano assigned to Colorado Springs Sky Sox from Tulsa Drillers.
July 15, 2014 LHP Chris Capuano assigned to Tulsa Drillers from Colorado Springs Sky Sox.
July 5, 2014 LHP Chris Capuano assigned to Colorado Springs Sky Sox.
July 4, 2014 Colorado Rockies signed free agent LHP Chris Capuano to a minor league contract.
July 1, 2014 Boston Red Sox released LHP Chris Capuano.
June 25, 2014 Boston Red Sox designated LHP Chris Capuano for assignment.
February 22, 2014 Boston Red Sox signed free agent LHP Chris Capuano.
October 31, 2013 LHP Chris Capuano elected free agency.
October 21, 2013 Los Angeles Dodgers activated LHP Chris Capuano.
October 11, 2013 Los Angeles Dodgers reassigned LHP Chris Capuano to the minor leagues.
June 19, 2013 Los Angeles Dodgers activated LHP Chris Capuano from the 15-day disabled list.
June 14, 2013 Los Angeles Dodgers sent LHP Chris Capuano on a rehab assignment to Albuquerque Isotopes.
June 4, 2013 Los Angeles Dodgers placed LHP Chris Capuano on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to May 30, 2013. Left Shoulder Latissimus Strain
May 6, 2013 Los Angeles Dodgers activated LHP Chris Capuano from the 15-day disabled list.
May 1, 2013 Los Angeles Dodgers sent LHP Chris Capuano on a rehab assignment to Albuquerque Isotopes.
April 17, 2013 Los Angeles Dodgers placed LHP Chris Capuano on the 15-day disabled list. Left calf strain.
December 2, 2011 Los Angeles Dodgers signed free agent LHP Chris Capuano.
October 30, 2011 LHP Chris Capuano elected free agency.
January 3, 2011 New York Mets signed free agent LHP Chris Capuano.
November 7, 2010 LHP Chris Capuano elected free agency.
May 29, 2010 Milwaukee Brewers selected the contract of LHP Chris Capuano from Nashville Sounds.
May 11, 2010 Chris Capuano assigned to Nashville Sounds from Brevard County Manatees.
April 26, 2010 Chris Capuano assigned to Brevard County Manatees from Nashville Sounds.
April 8, 2010 Chris Capuano assigned to Nashville Sounds from Milwaukee Brewers.
November 28, 2009 Milwaukee Brewers signed free agent LHP Chris Capuano to a minor league contract and invited him to spring training.
November 9, 2009 LHP Chris Capuano elected free agency.
September 12, 2009 Nashville Sounds activated LHP Chris Capuano from the 7-day disabled list.
August 31, 2009 AZL Brewers sent LHP Chris Capuano on a rehab assignment to Helena Brewers.
August 19, 2009 Chris Capuano assigned to AZL Brewers.

Christopher Frank Capuano Bio Info

Married to Sarah... Graduated from Cathedral (MA) High School where he was the class valedictorian... Graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Duke University with a degree in economics in 2000...Was part of MLB's All-Star tour of Japan in 2006…Was a member of Team USA in the 2001 World Cup in Taiwan, earning a silver medal.

2014

Combined to go 3-4 with a 4.35 ERA (97.1IP, 47ER) in 40 appearances (12 starts) with Boston and theYankees… pitched exclusively as a starter for the Yankees, going 2-3 with a 4.25 ERA (65.2IP, 31ER)... Was acquired by the Yankees from Colorado on 7/24 in exchange for cash considerations and signed a Major League contract with the club on 7/25…made his Yankees debut-and first start of the season-in 7/26 loss vs. Toronto, earning a no-decision(6.0IP, 5H, 2ER, 4BB,4K)…became the first pitcher to start a gamefor the Yankees afterplaying for Boston inthe same season since Ray Scarborough in1952 (credit: Elias)... Recorded at least 7Kin three consecutivestarts from 8/6-19, thelongest such stretch ofhis career (8K on 8/6vs. Detroit, 7K on 8/11at Baltimore and 8K on 8/19 vs. Houston)... Snapped a 12-start winless stretch on 8/29 at Toronto, marking his first victory as a starter since 8/3/13 w/Los Angeles-NL at the Cubs…was the second-longest winless streak of his career (went 0-11 w/ Milwaukee during a 19-start stretch from 5/13/07-6/3/10)... Had his streak of 107.1IP without allowing a stolen base snapped on 9/26 at Boston when Rusney Castillo stolesecond in the fifth inning…marked his first stolen base allowed since 8/25/13 vs. Boston (w/ Los Angeles-NL),when Jacoby Ellsbury stole second in the third inning... Began the season with Boston and made 28 relief appearances, going 1-1 with a 4.55 ERA (31.2IP, 16ER)... Did not allow a run in his first 12 outings with Boston (4/3-5/1)…produced a 1.95 ERA (27.2IP, 6ER) and .198 (20-for-101) opp. BA in his first 23 games (4/3-5/28)…was designated for assignment on 6/25 and released on 7/1... Signed a minor league contract with Colorado on 7/4…combined with Double-A Tulsa and Triple-A ColoradoSprings to make four starts, going 1-0 with a 2.79 ERA (19.1IP, 6ER).

2013

Went 4-7 with a 4.26 ERA (50 ER/105.2 IP) in 24 games (20 starts) for the Dodgers…Held opponents scoreless in 4 appearances (4.2 IP) as a reliever...Held left-handed hitters to a .248 AVG compared to a .312 mark against righties…Posted a 3.17 ERA (17 ER/48.1 IP) in road games...Allowed 1 earned run or fewer in 9 of his 20 starts...Missed time on the DL from 4/17-5/6 with a left calf strain and returned to the DL from 5/30-6/19 with a left shoulder latissimus strain…Made 2 rehab starts with Triple-A Albuquerque (1.93, 2 ER/9.1 IP)...After his return posted a 3.72 ERA (30 ER/72.2 IP) over the duration of the season…Combined for 11.0 scoreless frames over his 1st 2 starts immediately following his return, 6/19 at NYY (G2) and 6/23 at SD... The Dodgers won 8 of his 9 starts from 7/11-8/31 (2-1, 3.60, 20 ER/50.0 IP)...Tossed a season-high 6.2 scoreless innings on 7/28 vs. CIN, allowing just 3 hits with 4 SO...Posted a 2.61 ERA (6 ER/20.2 IP) over his final 6 appearances of the season from 8/20-9/29 with 16 strikeouts and 4 walks in that span...Threw 3.0 hitless innings of relief in Game 3 of the NLDS vs. ATL to earn the win in his postseason debut.

2012 Established a career-best 3.72 ERA and his 12 wins were his most since 2005 when he won 18 games ...his 198.1 innings pitched were his most since firing a career-high 221.1 frames in 2006 with Milwaukee...made 18 quality starts, the second highest total of his career (25, 2006). Tied with Clayton Kershaw for the team lead with 33 starts and ranked second on the club in wins (12), innings (198.1) and strikeouts (162). Opened his Dodger career by going 5-0 with a 2.06 ERA (10 ER/43.2 IP) in his first seven starts through May 11...went 3-0 with a 2.73 ERA (9 ER/29.2 IP) in five April starts, ranking among the monthly NL leaders in wins (T-4th) and strikeouts (29, T-10th). Tossed 24.2 consecutive scoreless innings from April 23-May 11, a season high for a Dodger pitcher and the fifth longest streak by a National League hurler this season. Led the Dodgers and tied for ninth in the NL with nine wins at the All-Star break...also ranked among the NL first-half leaders (min. 10 starts) in ERA (2.91, 12th), opponents' average (.232, 15th), strikeouts (100, T-11th) and innings (111.1 IP, 11th). Was 3-8 with a 4.76 ERA in 15 post-All-Star break starts. Went 4-1 with a 1.62 ERA (6 ER/33.1 IP) in five May starts and ranked among the league leaders in wins (four, tied for third), ERA (1.62, third), opponents' average (1.67, second), opponents' on-base percentage (.221, first) and baserunners per nine innings (7.29, first). His 0.81 WHIP also led the Majors during May... was third in the Majors through May in wins (seven). Posted a 3.19 ERA and went 5-6 in 16 starts at Dodger Stadium. Was 6-4 with a 2.65 ERA (11th in the N/L. among starters) in day games. Took a no-hitter into the seventh inning on Aug. 12 at Miami before Jose Reyes broke it up with a one-out single... ended up with the victory, going eight innings, allowing two hits and three walks, while striking out 10. Limited hitters to a .254 batting average, including a .229 mark against left-handers...lefties posted only a .287 on-base percentage and a .312 slugging percentage against Capuano. Went 1-0 with a 1.80 ERA (4 ER/20.0 IP) in three Interleague starts...struck out a season-high 12 batters in a season-high tying 8.0 innings on June 17 against the White Sox. Struck out a season-high 12 batters June 17 against the Chicago White Sox in an eight-inning no decision (6 H, 1 ER, 1 BB). 2011 With the Mets, recorded his most wins (11), games (33), starts (31), innings (186.0) and strikeouts (168) since 2006...Held left-handed batters to a .224 (37-for-165) batting average, a .277 on-base percentage and a .376 slugging percentage...allowed only 12 extra-base hits to left-handed batters, which tied for the seventh fewest among National League pitchers (min. 30 starts)...Tossed at least 5.0 innings in 29 of 31 starts...Struck out 8.1 batters per nine innings, posted a 3.17 strikeout-to-walk ratio and walked 2.6 batters per nine innings, which were all the second-best ratios of his career...Tossed a two-hit, complete-game shutout on Aug. 26 vs. Atlanta for the third shutout of his career and first since July 6, 2006, with Milwaukee vs. Chicago (NL)...the two hits were the fewest of his career for a complete game...it marked his fourth career complete game and first since July 31, 2006, as a member of the Brewers at Colorado...Fanned a career-high 13 batters on Aug. 26 for the third double-digit strikeout game of his career...his previous best was 12, established on June 16, 2006, with Milwaukee vs. Cleveland...Became the third pitcher in Mets history to throw a shutout while striking out at least 13 batters and allowing no more than two hits...the others to do so were Nolan Ryan (April 18, 1970) and Tom Seaver (May 15, 1970 and Sept. 29, 1972)...joined Seaver (July 9, 1969) as the only pitchers in team history to hurl a one or two-hit shutout with at least 10 strikeouts and no walks...Went 4-2 with a 3.25 ERA (13 ER/36.0 IP) in six June starts...the four wins tied for the second most in the National League...Held opponents to a .235 (4-for-17) batting average with the bases loaded. 2010 Made his first major league appearance since September 28, 2007 on June 3, 2010 at Florida...Went 3.2 innings and allowed seven hits and three runs, earned...Had four quality starts for the Brewers, all of which came in a row from September 8-September 26...Went 3-3 with a 4.14 ERA (21 earned runs/45.2 innings) in nine major league starts...Finished 1-1 with a 3.54 ERA (eight earned runs/20.1 innings) in 15 games out of the bullpen...Threw a season-high 7.0 innings on September 8 vs. St. Louis...It was his longest outing since July 23, 2007, when he went 8.0 innings at Cincinnati...Posted a 2.91 ERA (11 earned runs/34.0 innings) and a 2-2 record in his final six starts of the season from September 3-October 2...His 2.37 ERA (eight earned runs/30.1 innings) in September was the 15th lowest in the National League among pitchers with at least 30.0 innings pitched in the month...Started the season with Brevard County (A) of the Florida State League... Transferred to Nashville (AAA) of the Pacific Coast League before the Brewers purchased his contract on May 29. 2009 Missed most of the season as he continued to recover from "Tommy John" surgery on his left elbow...From 8/19-8/28 made 3 starts with the Rookie Arizona Brewers, posting a 6.00 ERA (3ip, 2er)...From 9/2-9/11 made 3 starts at Rookie Helena, posting a 1.50 ERA (6ip, 1er). 2008 Did not pitch due to a torn ulnar collateral ligament in his left elbow.....suffered the injury in a spring training start on 3/17 against the Mariners in Peoria...Was placed on the 15-day disabled list on 3/27 and underwent "Tommy John" surgery on 5/15.....surgery was performed by Dr. James Andrews...Was transferred to the 60-day disabled list on 9/1. 2007 Went 5-12 with a 5.10 ERA in 29 games (25 starts)...Produced 6 quality starts...Began the season 5-0 with a 2.31 ERA through his first 7 starts (39ip, 10er).....earned 4 victories in April for the second straight season.....he and Jeff Suppan combined to become the first duo in franchise history to record at least 4 wins in the month of April in the same season...Went 0-12 with a 6.08 ERA over his last 22 appearances (111ip, 75er)...His 12-game losing streak set a new franchise record, breaking the previous mark of 11 held by Marty Pattin (6/27/69-4/21/70), Chris Bosio (5/21-8/26, 1988) and Glendon Rusch (4/13-7/18, 2003)...The Brewers dropped each of the last 18 games in which he appeared...On 6/2 vs. Florida belted his first career home run with a solo shot off Byung-Hyun Kim.....in that game also recorded his 500th career strikeout (Dan Uggla) and had his second career double-digit strikeout performance (10k).....the Brewers lost, however, 5-2 (no decision)...Was scratched from his start on 6/13 at Detroit with a strained left groin.....the following day was placed on the 15-day disabled list.....was reinstated on 7/1...Made his 4 relief outings in consecutive appearances from 8/24-9/14.....went 0-2 with a 4.20 ERA (15ip, 7er)...On 10/11 underwent surgery to repair the torn labrum in his right shoulder.....the surgery was performed in Birmingham, AL by Dr. James Andrews 2006 Went 11-12 with a 4.03 ERA in 34 starts...Tied Houston's Roy Oswalt for the Major League lead with 25 quality starts.....produced 11 consecutive quality starts to begin the season...Posted a 2.55 ERA in his 25 quality starts (172.2ip, 49er) and a 9.25 ERA in his 9 non-quality starts (48.2ip, 50er)...For the second straight season ranked second among National League lefthanders in strikeouts (174).....only Houston's Andy Pettitte (178) had more...Tossed a career-high 221.1 innings, seventh in the National League...Threw 3 complete games, including a pair of shutouts...Was selected to his first All-Star Game, replacing the Mets' Tom Glavine (did not pitch)...Went 10-4 with a 3.21 ERA prior to the All-Star Break and 1-8 with a 5.17 ERA after the break...Was National League Player of the Week for 4/24-4/30...Was selected Brewers Pitcher of the Month for April, May and June...In a 9-0 win on 4/30 at Chicago-NL tossed his first career complete game and shutout (9ip, 5h, 0bb, 6k)...Struck out a career-high 12 batters over 7.0 innings in a 6-4 win on 6/16 vs. Cleveland.....was the first Brewers lefthander with 12 or more strikeouts in a game since Teddy Higuera (12k, 7/15/88 at Texas)...Tossed his second shutout in a 2-0 win on 7/6 vs. Chicago-NL (9ip, 6h, 0bb, 6k)...Threw his third complete game in a 4-2 loss on 7/31 at Colorado (8ip, 7h, 4r, 4er, 1bb, 4k, 2hr)...Following the season was selected to play in the Japan All-Star Series...On 1/17/07 signed a 1-year contract, avoiding arbitration. 2005 Went 18-12 posting a 3.99 ERA in 35 starts...established career highs in ERA, games started, wins, innings pitched (season & single game) and strikeouts (season & single game)...led the Majors with 12 pickoffs...tied for first in the Majors with PHI's Brett Myers and equaled the Brewers NL club mark set by Wayne Franklin in 2003 with four balks...ranked fourth in the NL with 18 wins...he and teammate Doug Davis led National League southpaws in strikeouts...ranked fourth among Major League lefthanders with 176 K's...went 3-2 with a 1.94 ERA (10 er/46.1 ip) in six starts in May...worked a career-high 8.1 innings in back-to-back starts: May 18 at Washington (L, 1-0, WSH) and May 23 vs Colorado (W, 2-1, MIL)...posted a 7-6 mark at Miller Park alongside a 3.67 ERA (44 er/108.0 ip) in 17 starts...was 10-6 before the break with a 3.63 ERA (49 er/121.1 ip) in 19 starts compared to 8-6 with a 4.42 ERA (48 er/97.2 ip) in 16 starts following the All-Star break...did not allow a run to Colorado in a pair of starts spanning 15.1 innings: May 23 vs Colorado (W, 2-1, MIL) and August 17 at Colorado (W, 2-0, MIL)...posted a 2-0 mark against the Rockies and pitched seven scoreless frames en route to a Brewers 2-0 shutout at Coors Field marking just the seventh time the Rockies have been shutout at Coors Field...plated both runs in the win over the Rockies with a two-run single...recorded a career-best seven-game winning streak June 19-July 31 in nine starts ... tallied a 3.67 ERA (22 ER/54.0 IP) during the winning streak with 37 strikeouts ... named the lefthanded starting pitcher on the All-Pacific Coast League team with an overall 9-5 mark and 3.34 ERA, while holding opposing teams to three earned runs or less in 19 of 23 starts ... recalled as part of the September roster expansion, and made his third big league start on September 2 at San Diego, losing a 6-3 decision allowing five runs over 3.2 innings ... returned to the pen and tossed 2.0 scoreless frames of one-hit ball at San Francisco on September 7 ... got the starting nod on September 11 vs the Dodgers when Curt Schilling came down with a stiff neck ... matched his career high with 7.0 scoreless frames of three-hit ball, fanning four and walking none in the 2-0 decision over Los Angeles ... following another relief outing, wrapped up his season with another start in place of Schilling, absorbing a 3-2 defeat to the Cardinals on September 27 ... finished 2-3 with a 5.06 ERA in five big league starts while going 0-1 with a 2.84 ERAover four relief appearances 2001. 2004 Made his first Opening Day roster...Went 6-8 with a 4.99 ERA in 17 starts...Made his Brewers debut in an 11-5 win on 4/8 at St. Louis (6ip, 4h, 4r, 1er, 3bb, 5k, 2hr, 1wp)...Left his start on 4/18 at Houston after just 2.0 innings due to injury.....placed on the 15-day disabled list on 4/21, retroactive to 4/19, with a strained left quadriceps...Made rehab starts at Class-A Beloit (5/10) and Triple-A Indianapolis (5/15 & 5/20) before he was reinstated from the disabled list on 5/26...On 5/26 vs. Los Angeles pitched 4.0 innings before he left the game due to injury.....placed on the 15-day disabled list on 6/1, retroactive to 5/27, with a strained left triceps...Made a rehab start for Class-A High Desert on 6/8...Was reinstated from the disabled list on 6/12 and went on to go 2-1 with a 2.63 ERA in 4 starts in June (24ip, 7er)...Recorded season highs with 7.1 innings pitched and 9 strikeouts in a 3-0 loss on 7/9 vs. Cincinnati...Went 1-3 with a 10.59 ERA in August before he was placed on the 15-day disabled list on 8/25 with left elbow soreness.....missed the remainder of the season. 2003 Spent most of the season at Triple-A Tucson, where he went 9-5 with a 3.34 ERA in 23 starts.....led the team with 108 strikeouts...Named the left-handed starting pitcher on the All-Pacific Coast League Team...Went 2-4 with a 4.64 ERA in 9 games (5 starts) during three stints with the Diamondbacks...Began the season with Tucson, going 2-0 with a 3.93 ERA in 6 starts before his promotion to Arizona...Was recalled by the Diamondbacks on 5/4 after LHP Stephen Randolph was placed on the disabled list.....that night vs. Atlanta made his Major League debut and took a 7-4 loss in relief (2ip, 1h, 3r, 2er, 3bb-1int, 0k)...His Major League debut was his first relief appearance as a pro after beginning his career with 58 consecutive starts...His first Major League appearance came exactly one year to the day he was forced from a game against Colorado Springs due to an elbow injury that required "Tommy John" surgery...Made his first Major League start on 5/17 vs. Pittsburgh, the one-year anniversary of his surgery.....took an 8-5 loss (4.2ip, 6h, 7r, 7er, 2bb, 2k, 1hr, 2wp)...Was optioned back to Tucson following that start and went 4-0 with a 2.44 ERA in his next 8 starts...Named the organization's Pitcher of the Month for June (4-0, 1.78) despite a stint on the disabled list with Tucson with a left shoulder strain from 6/14-6/22...Was recalled on 7/9 for a start that night vs. San Diego and earned his first Major League victory in the 8-3 win (7ip, 3h, 1r, 0er, 0bb, 8k, 1hbp)...Was optioned back to Tucson following that start and made 9 more starts for the Sidewinders (3-5, 3.72)...Was recalled for his third stint with the Diamondbacks in September and finished the season with the team.....went 1-2 with a 4.00 ERA in 5 games (3 starts)...Was traded to Milwaukee, along with 1B Lyle Overbay, 2B Junior Spivey, INF Craig Counsell, C Chad Moeller and LHP Jorge De La Rosa, in exchange for 1B Richie Sexson, LHP Shane Nance and a player to be named (OF Noochie Varner) on 12/1. 2002 Went 4-1 with a 2.72 ERA in 6 starts at Triple-A Tucson...His season came to an end on 5/4 vs. Colorado Springs as an elbow injury forced him from the game after 7.1 scoreless innings...On 5/17 had "Tommy John" surgery (Dr. James Andrews). 2001 Went 10-11 with a 5.31 ERA in 28 starts at Double-A El Paso...Tied for the Texas League lead with 28 starts.....led the league in runs allowed (109), earned runs allowed (94) and walks (75).....also ranked among the league leaders in strikeouts (T2nd, 167), strikeouts per 9.0 innings (3rd, 9.43) and innings pitched (5th, 159.1)...Was 2-7 with a 7.31 ERA through his first 11 starts of the season.....rebounded to go 8-4 with a 4.21 ERA over his next 17 starts...Struck out a season-high 10 batters over 7.0 innings in a 5-4 loss on 5/7 vs. Arkansas...Tossed back-to-back shutouts on 6/2 at Wichita (7ip) and 6/7 at Tulsa.....were the first complete games and shutouts of his career...Following the season played for the Scottsdale Scorpions of the Arizona Fall League. 2000 Went 2-4 with a 4.64 ERA in 9 games (5 starts) during three stints with the Diamondbacks...Began the season with Tucson, going 2-0 with a 3.93 ERA in 6 starts before his promotion to Arizona...Was recalled by the Diamondbacks on 5/4 after LHP Stephen Randolph was placed on the disabled list.....that night vs. Atlanta made his Major League debut and took a 7-4 loss in relief (2ip, 1h, 3r, 2er, 3bb-1int, 0k)...His Major League debut was his first relief appearance as a pro after beginning his career with 58 consecutive starts...His first Major League appearance came exactly one year to the day he was forced from a game against Went 10-4 with a 2.21 ERA in 18 starts at Class-A South Bend in his first professional season.....missed the first two months of the season while completing his degree at Duke University, but led the staff in wins and ERA...Held opponents to a .193 BA, third among league starters...Was organizational Co-Pitcher of the Month for July and won the award outright in August...Closed the year going 7-1 with a 1.05 ERA over his last 9 starts (51.2ip, 6er).....had a 23.0-inning scoreless streak that was snapped in the final inning of his last start...Recorded a season-high 12 strikeouts over 6.0 innings in his last start on 9/2 at Quad Cit...Following the season played for the Scottsdale Scorpions of the Arizona Fall League.