Cliff Politte
Birthdate: 2/27/1974 (42 y, 6 m, 29 d)     Bats/Throws: R/R     Height/Weight: 5-10/195     Position: P
Drafted: 1995 June Amateur Draft - Round: 54, Pick: 8, Overall: 1438, Team: St. Louis Cardinals
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SeasonTeamWLSVGGSIPK/9BB/9HR/9BABIPLOB%GB%HR/FBERAFIPxFIPWAR
1998Cardinals2308837.05.354.381.46.31257.6 %  6.325.60 0.0
1999Phillies10013017.27.647.641.02.32164.1 %  7.135.45 -0.1
2000Phillies43012859.07.634.121.22.28381.9 %  3.664.57 0.7
2001Phillies23023026.07.962.770.69.29382.8 %  2.423.32 0.3
20022 Teams33168073.28.803.420.61.26467.5 %38.7 %5.7 %3.673.113.881.3
    2002Phillies20013016.18.274.960.00.36565.5 %43.1 %0.0 %3.862.964.570.3
    2002Blue Jays13155057.18.952.980.78.22868.6 %37.2 %7.2 %3.613.153.691.1
2003Blue Jays151254049.17.303.102.01.27969.6 %35.7 %15.7 %5.665.404.57-0.3
2004White Sox03154051.18.423.861.05.31374.0 %40.1 %10.7 %4.384.104.130.4
2005White Sox71168067.17.622.810.94.20190.8 %32.2 %7.4 %2.003.754.341.1
2005White Sox000403.15.405.400.00.11175.0 %22.2 %0.0 %2.704.527.42 
2006White Sox (AAA)000324.29.641.930.00.35783.3 %  1.931.57  
2006White Sox22030030.04.504.502.70.34265.5 %31.1 %15.8 %8.707.656.42-0.7
2007Indians (AA)000838.011.255.632.25.31668.6 %  6.755.90  
2008Cardinals (AAA)110709.18.681.931.93.28061.0 %  5.795.00  
Total- - -22231533016411.17.483.741.23.28272.7 %35.8 %10.4 %4.404.494.452.8
Postseason- - -000403.15.405.400.00.11175.0 %22.2 %0.0 %2.704.527.42 

SeasonTeamWLERAGGSCGShOSVHLDBSIPTBFHRERHRBBIBBHBPWPBKSO
1998Cardinals236.3288000  37.0172453226618012122
1999Phillies107.13130000  17.285191414215002015
2000Phillies433.66128000  59.0251552424827103050
2001Phillies232.42230000  26.0109248728311023
20022 Teams333.6768000125373.2304573330528222072
    2002Phillies203.861300000116.1771910709111015
    2002Blue Jays133.6155000125257.1227382323519111057
2003Blue Jays155.6654000128649.12165232311117411040
2004White Sox034.3854000119051.1225522625622522048
2005White Sox712.0068000123167.1262421515721431057
2005White Sox002.7040000 03.1141110211102
2006White Sox (AAA)001.9332000  4.2205110100105
2006White Sox228.703000004230.0151473029915710015
2007Indians (AA)006.7583000  8.03686625000110
2008Cardinals (AAA)115.7970000  9.1389662200009
Total- - -22234.403301600157912411.11775393214201561712611141342
Postseason- - -002.7040000 03.1141110211102

SeasonTeamK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%ERA-FIP-FIP
1998Cardinals5.354.381.221.4612.8 %10.5 %2.3 %.2941.70.31257.6 %1501295.60
1998Average6.613.411.941.0516.9 %8.7 %8.2 %.2611.40.29670.8 %  4.49
1999Phillies7.647.641.001.0217.6 %17.6 %0.0 %.2711.92.32164.1 %1541195.45
1999Average6.483.731.741.1516.4 %9.4 %7.0 %.2661.46.29870.3 %  4.77
2000Phillies7.634.121.851.2219.9 %10.8 %9.2 %.2461.39.28381.9 %79984.57
2000Average6.533.801.721.1816.5 %9.6 %6.9 %.2651.47.29670.2 %  4.84
2001Phillies7.962.772.880.6921.1 %7.3 %13.8 %.2401.23.29382.8 %57773.32
2001Average6.743.292.051.1317.3 %8.5 %8.9 %.2591.38.29271.2 %  4.57
20022 Teams8.803.422.570.6123.7 %9.2 %14.5 %.2081.15.26467.5 %82723.11
    2002Phillies8.274.961.670.0019.5 %11.7 %7.8 %.2841.71.36565.5 %96712.96
    2002Blue Jays8.952.983.000.7825.1 %8.4 %16.7 %.1840.99.22868.6 %78723.15
2002Average6.533.381.931.0516.8 %8.7 %8.1 %.2571.38.28971.7 %  4.52
2003Blue Jays7.303.102.352.0118.5 %7.9 %10.7 %.2631.40.27969.6 %1211195.40
2003Average6.403.301.941.0816.4 %8.5 %7.9 %.2601.38.29171.2 %  4.57
2004White Sox8.423.862.181.0521.3 %9.8 %11.6 %.2591.44.31374.0 %92864.10
2004Average6.603.361.961.1316.9 %8.6 %8.3 %.2611.40.29371.4 %  4.62
2005White Sox7.622.812.710.9421.8 %8.0 %13.7 %.1760.94.20190.8 %45823.75
2005White Sox5.405.401.000.0014.3 %14.3 %0.0 %.0910.90.11175.0 %60994.52
2005Average6.383.172.021.0416.5 %8.2 %8.3 %.2601.37.29271.6 %  4.47
2006White Sox (AAA)9.641.935.000.0025.0 %5.0 %20.0 %.2631.29.35783.3 %  1.57
2006White Sox4.504.501.002.709.9 %9.9 %0.0 %.3482.07.34265.5 %1841607.65
2006Average6.593.302.001.1216.8 %8.4 %8.4 %.2651.41.29870.9 %  4.58
2007Indians (AA)11.255.632.002.2527.8 %13.9 %13.9 %.2581.63.31668.6 %  5.90
2008Cardinals (AAA)8.681.934.501.9323.7 %5.3 %18.4 %.2501.18.28061.0 %  5.00
Total- - -7.483.742.001.2319.3 %9.6 %9.6 %.2471.37.28272.7 %97994.49
Postseason- - -5.405.401.000.0014.3 %14.3 %0.0 %.0910.90.11175.0 %60994.52

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%SIERAxFIP-xFIP
20022 Teams0.8817.1 %38.7 %44.2 %10.2 %5.7 %5.2 %0.0 %36.9 %33.0 %30.0 %15.8 %62.1 %22.2 %3.30903.88
    2002Phillies1.1619.6 %43.1 %37.3 %15.8 %0.0 %13.6 %0.0 %36.5 %34.6 %28.8 %11.5 %53.8 %34.6 %4.061094.57
    2002Blue Jays0.8016.2 %37.2 %46.6 %8.7 %7.2 %1.8 %0.0 %37.1 %32.5 %30.5 %17.2 %64.9 %17.9 %3.06853.69
2003Blue Jays0.8019.7 %35.7 %44.6 %12.9 %15.7 %7.1 %0.0 %30.6 %26.1 %43.3 %14.0 %63.1 %22.9 %3.931024.57
2004White Sox1.0923.0 %40.1 %36.8 %7.1 %10.7 %4.9 %0.0 %37.9 %30.7 %31.4 %14.4 %55.6 %30.1 %3.81914.13
2005White Sox0.6014.1 %32.2 %53.7 %15.8 %7.4 %8.8 %0.0 %35.9 %30.9 %33.1 %16.0 %60.2 %23.8 %3.621004.34
2005White Sox0.290.0 %22.2 %77.8 %14.3 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      6.151717.42
2006White Sox0.6521.0 %31.1 %47.9 %8.8 %15.8 %8.1 %0.0 %38.3 %35.0 %26.7 %5.0 %54.2 %40.8 %5.671426.42
Total- - -0.7918.7 %35.8 %45.5 %11.5 %10.4 %6.6 %0.0 %35.9 %31.1 %33.0 %13.6 %59.5 %26.9 %3.861014.45
Postseason- - -0.290.0 %22.2 %77.8 %14.3 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      6.151717.42

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHRSBallsStrikesPitches
20022 Teams7788349430294487951243
    2002Phillies221910331011114201315
    2002Blue Jays556924612018334594928
2003Blue Jays567031940016304554858
2004White Sox615635431022378592970
2005White Sox57952515540463626561018
2005White Sox27010000232649
2006White Sox37572553108218343561
Total- - -288366150421990121171029404650
Postseason- - -27010000232649

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIinLIgmLIexLIPullsWPA/LIClutchSDMD
1998Cardinals-0.94-3.872.93-8.55-0.921.010.930.881.158-1.230.3000
1999Phillies-0.16-0.740.57-2.38-0.210.390.430.560.5813-0.470.0503
2000Phillies0.70-3.664.367.210.690.920.890.730.67110.000.7611
2001Phillies-0.34-2.011.671.070.110.940.940.890.9316-0.21-0.1535
20022 Teams2.36-4.887.248.030.741.201.231.271.55481.240.72276
    2002Phillies-0.24-1.311.06-5.19-0.510.900.920.910.816-0.15-0.1221
    2002Blue Jays2.60-3.586.1813.221.251.311.331.361.65421.390.60255
2003Blue Jays-1.34-5.914.57-4.03-0.451.281.301.201.05240.04-1.091411
2004White Sox-0.24-4.033.780.860.051.001.021.061.1245-0.16-0.091411
2005White Sox3.56-3.627.1825.362.481.301.371.541.57542.050.69294
2005White Sox0.13-0.200.331.190.131.651.581.583.0030.070.0120
2006White Sox-0.97-2.561.59-13.92-1.280.690.720.971.6417-1.670.2646
Total- - -2.62-31.2833.8913.651.201.041.141.171.28236-0.412.929247
Postseason- - -0.13-0.200.331.190.131.651.581.583.0030.070.0120

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
20022 Teams75.1% (92.6)24.8% (84.6)  0.1% (00.0)  8.0%
    2002Phillies73.0% (93.1)27.0% (84.9)      
    2002Blue Jays75.8% (92.4)24.0% (84.4)  0.1% (00.0)  10.8%
2003Blue Jays67.0% (93.0)23.6% (85.9) 0.4% (00.0)8.6% (83.9)0.4% (85.0) 5.2%
2004White Sox72.3% (93.5)23.2% (85.6) 0.1% (80.0)4.2% (84.6)0.2% (86.5) 6.9%
2005White Sox65.0% (92.7)28.4% (84.9)  5.9% (84.5)0.6% (86.8) 7.6%
2006White Sox56.8% (90.8)33.8% (84.1)  9.3% (83.8)  5.7%
Total- - -68.6% (92.8)26.1% (85.0) 0.1% (80.0)4.9% (84.2)0.3% (86.4) 6.9%

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
Total- - -              

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
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SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
20022 Teams8.03.9  0.0  0.931.38  -2.69  
    2002Phillies-2.60.5     -1.110.60     
    2002Blue Jays10.63.4  0.0  1.681.71  -2.69  
2003Blue Jays-4.9-3.4 0.22.40.0 -0.89-1.76 5.943.420.10 
2004White Sox2.7-2.1 -0.10.30.3 0.41-1.01 -10.000.6915.65 
2005White Sox8.56.6  2.40.4 1.402.47  4.436.51 
2006White Sox-8.9-2.7  -1.4  -2.97-1.52  -2.87  
Total- - -5.52.3 0.13.70.7 0.190.20 1.961.726.42 

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
Total- - -             


SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
20022 Teams24.2 %75.4 %50.8 %56.9 %80.0 %74.7 %51.9 %58.2 %12.8 %
    2002Phillies19.3 %81.7 %54.0 %59.3 %79.0 %75.9 %55.6 %59.7 %13.0 %
    2002Blue Jays25.7 %73.1 %49.7 %56.4 %80.4 %74.3 %50.7 %57.7 %12.7 %
2002Average18.1 %70.0 %46.3 %49.7 %85.5 %79.1 %54.2 %58.3 %9.6 %
2003Blue Jays27.8 %73.1 %51.4 %49.6 %84.1 %75.1 %52.0 %60.2 %12.6 %
2003Average22.2 %68.8 %46.2 %52.0 %87.8 %79.4 %51.4 %58.6 %9.5 %
2004White Sox15.9 %68.7 %43.9 %60.6 %81.2 %77.7 %53.0 %50.7 %9.6 %
2004Average20.5 %69.0 %45.6 %61.6 %85.1 %80.0 %51.7 %58.4 %9.1 %
2005White Sox28.3 %70.1 %49.6 %54.0 %83.0 %74.9 %51.0 %57.3 %12.3 %
2005Average21.5 %67.7 %45.9 %54.7 %88.2 %80.8 %52.7 %59.1 %8.8 %
2006White Sox23.9 %72.1 %49.4 %50.0 %87.8 %79.2 %53.0 %53.6 %9.8 %
2006Average23.1 %66.6 %45.7 %57.5 %88.5 %81.0 %52.0 %58.8 %8.6 %
Total- - -24.1 %72.0 %49.0 %54.3 %82.6 %75.9 %52.1 %56.3 %11.6 %


SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
1998CardinalsP8837.0341  0        .875 
1999PhilliesP13017.2110  0        1.000 
2000PhilliesP12859.0580  0        1.000 
2001PhilliesP23026.0442  0        .800 
20022 TeamsP68073.2140000000 8   1.000 
    2002PhilliesP13016.1000000000 4   .000 
    2002Blue JaysP55057.1140000000 4   1.000 
2003Blue JaysP54049.1210000000 5   1.000 
2004White SoxP54051.1040000000 7   1.000 
2005White SoxP68067.1161100000 6   .875 
2006White SoxP30030.0030000000 3   1.000 
Total- - -P33016411.117354100000 29   .929 

SeasonTeamPosInnrSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZCPPRPPTZLFSRARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
20022 TeamsP73.20  000              
    2002PhilliesP16.10  000              
    2002Blue JaysP57.10  000              
2003Blue JaysP49.10  0-1-1              
2004White SoxP51.1-1  010              
2005White SoxP67.10  012              
2006White SoxP30.00  011              
Total- - -P411.1-1  022              

SeasonTeamRA9-WARBIP-WinsLOB-WinsFDP-WinsRARWARDollarsSalary
1998Cardinals-0.8-0.2-0.6-0.7-0.10.0  
1999Phillies-0.3-0.1-0.1-0.2-1.0-0.1  
2000Phillies1.60.20.80.97.00.7  
2001Phillies0.60.00.30.23.30.3  
20022 Teams1.00.3-0.7-0.413.41.3$5.3$0
    2002Phillies-0.2-0.4-0.1-0.42.60.3$1.0$0
    2002Blue Jays1.10.7-0.60.110.81.1$4.2$0
2003Blue Jays-0.30.1-0.20.0-2.9-0.3($1.2)$1
2004White Sox0.4-0.20.20.04.60.4$1.9$1
2005White Sox2.91.20.61.811.41.1$5.4$1
2006White Sox-1.0-0.40.1-0.3-7.8-0.7($3.5)$1
Total- - -4.10.90.41.327.82.8$7.7$4

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  • 1995 June Amateur Draft - Round: 54, Pick: 8, Overall: 1438
    • Team: St. Louis Cardinals
    • School: Jefferson Junior College