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Joe ColemanTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1965-1982 MLB Years: 1965-1979
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1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsP-544, OF-70, C-1Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJoseph Howard Coleman
Height6-3Weight195BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateFebruary 3,1947 [71.166]PlaceBoston,Massachusetts
High SchoolNatick (Natick,MA)

DraftedSelected by the Washington Senators II [Team Picks] in the 1st round (3rd overall) of the 1965 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$65,000
MLB DebutSeptember 28,1965 [18.237]
OrganizationsDET [6] WS2 [6] OAK [2] SEA [2] CAL [1] CHN [1] PIT [1] SFN [1] TOR [1] Awards0Awards Voting1-6
TBC Player ID10041Retrosheet IDcolej102MLBAM ID112480
RelationshipsSon of Joe Coleman
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Player Notes:   Opening day starter for Detroit Tigers in 1975-1976
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts55Walks56Hittable52SO/BB60vsPower52Hitting15Durability59Team.467Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1965nullA+--Rel182104.5612012000075.0824938038490001.609.84--4.565.881.29.167-
1965Washington Senators IIALMLBws236ST18201.50220200018.09330870000.944.50--4.003.500.881.0003.07
1966nullAA--Rel197193.75320320000199.0191111830791090001.368.64--3.574.931.38.269-
1966Washington Senators IIALMLBws237ST19102.0011010009.06220240000.896.00--2.004.002.001.0002.33
1967nullAA--Rel20032.25404000032.031108012230001.348.72--3.386.471.92.000-
1967Washington Senators IIALMLBws220,37S/R20894.63282263000134.01547869647778191.5010.340.403.165.171.64.4713.23
1968Washington Senators IIALMLBws220ST2112163.273333012200223.02129881195113992121.188.560.772.065.612.73.4293.09
1969Washington Senators IIALMLBws220ST2212133.274036412421247.2222102902610018212061.308.070.943.636.611.82.4803.69
1970Washington Senators IIALMLBws220ST238123.583929106140218.21909887258915214141.287.821.033.666.261.71.4004.01
1971Detroit TigersALMLBdet15ST242093.153938116300286.024110610017962367171.187.580.533.027.432.46.6902.65
1972Detroit TigersALMLBdet15ST2519142.80403919300280.02169987231102229091.166.940.743.547.142.02.5763.16
1973Detroit TigersALMLBdet15ST2623153.534040013200288.0283125113329320260101.308.831.002.906.312.17.6053.68
1974Detroit TigersALMLBdet15ST2714124.324141011200285.227216013730158177130121.518.570.954.985.581.12.5384.49
1975Detroit TigersALMLBdet15ST2810185.55313106100201.0234137124278512515191.5910.481.213.815.601.47.3574.49
1976Detroit TigersALMLBdet15ST29254.8612120100066.2804436134386001.7110.800.134.595.131.12.2863.22
1976Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31Rel29284.10394350021479.0724336935663121.358.201.033.997.521.89.2003.85
1977Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak15S/R30442.9643123120142127.211451421149558021.288.040.783.453.881.12.5004.19
1978Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak15Rel31301.3710010006019.212331540000.865.490.462.291.830.801.0003.60
1978Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor16,40Rel31204.60310310020060.2673431630285011.609.940.894.454.150.931.0004.48
1979Portland BeaversPCLAAApit-Rel32512.7832032000355.0531817320343001.338.670.493.275.561.70.833-
1979San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn29Rel32000.0050500103.23200200001.367.36--4.91--0.00-4.37
1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit41Rel32006.1010010002020.229171419143011.8412.630.443.926.101.56-3.46
1980Spokane IndiansPCLAAAsea-Rel33101.6412012000022.0156404132000.866.14--1.645.323.251.000-
1981Spokane IndiansPCLAAAsea-Rel34104.3815114008139.044191939244001.3610.150.692.085.542.671.000-
1982Spokane IndiansPCLAAAcal-Rel35224.0413112008135.242191637252001.3710.600.761.776.313.57.500-
MLB Totals - 15 Season(s)Filter1421353.7048434014494187072564.0241612021055234100317281187841.338.460.823.516.051.72.5131.11
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter18353.64120211800165457.2458232185916927711001.379.010.183.325.451.64.340-
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter933.327227000165151.215462569409611001.289.140.532.375.702.40.750-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter7223.55360360000231.0222121910911320001.358.65--3.555.141.45.241-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2104.5612012000075.0824938038490001.609.84--4.565.881.29.167-
Detroit Tigers Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter88733.8220320125611001406.213266715971305761000562471.358.480.833.686.391.74.547-
Washington Senators II Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter43503.511431232036761849.079338133276297561434311.288.390.803.145.941.89.462-
Oakland Athletics Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter742.7553124120202146.012654451254598021.227.700.733.303.601.09.636-
Chicago Cubs Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter284.10394350021479.0724336935663121.358.201.033.997.521.89.200-
Toronto Blue Jays Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter204.60310310020060.2673431630285011.609.940.894.454.150.931.000-
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter006.1010010002020.229171419143011.8412.630.443.926.101.56--
San Francisco Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0050500103.23200200001.367.36--4.91--0.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings12123.704129128261220.020710390208614810171.338.460.823.516.051.72.5001.11
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings9173.64581570082220.0220112894811335001.379.010.183.325.451.64.346-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1965Washington Senators IIALMLBws236p1826000000000501000.000.000.000.000007.000.000.000.0000.0071.430.000.000.000.00
1966Washington Senators IIALMLBws237p1913000000000200000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
1967Washington Senators IIALMLBws220,37p2028363210030032205001.056.128.083.2113144.143.027.111.1106.8250.007.330.000.0050.00
1968Washington Senators IIALMLBws220p2134702920030022206003.129.153.157.31011278.188.028.057.1452.5628.2111.000.000.0022.22
1969Washington Senators IIALMLBws220p2240842910040044004001.107.148.119.26710192.205.012.060.1304.3543.4810.000.000.0011.11
1970Washington Senators IIALMLBws220p23396758100600122814002.119.263.134.3979184.205.015.194.21114.2933.332.330.000.0012.50
1971Detroit TigersALMLBdet15p2439961920020063909103.094.146.115.261112112.155.021.083.1285.3634.826.500.000.0022.22
1972Detroit TigersALMLBdet15p25408259000501530015003.110.161.110.27190102.173.000.049.1344.9029.416.000.000.000.00
1976Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31p293913020000000400000.154.154.154.3082013.222.000.000.1420.0030.770.000.000.000.00
1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit41p32105011000000300000.200.200.400.600215.500.200.200.2570.0060.000.000.000.00100.00
1980Spokane IndiansPCLAAAsea-c33132000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter27246218498002301321951441013.106.165.123.288578540.183.017.084.0005.9336.116.090.000.0016.33
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter132000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter132000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Washington Senators II Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter1442661228500160021119120007.105.174.124.298335308.190.019.098.0006.8238.645.670.000.0017.86
Detroit Tigers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter791786182007011169024106.101.153.112.265202214.164.011.067.0005.1432.246.270.000.0011.11
Chicago Cubs Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter3913020000000400000.154.154.154.3082013.222.000.000.0000.0030.770.000.000.000.00
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter105011000000300000.200.200.400.600215.500.200.200.0000.0060.000.000.000.00100.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1622751129500140119116126108.106.165.123.288345322.183.017.084.0005.9336.116.090.000.0016.33
Average Minor - Per 162 games162250000000002500000.000.000.000.0000025.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1965Washington Senators IIALMLBws218P2-18-6-1661.0003.000.33-----2100.01.2
1966Washington Senators IIALMLBws219P1-922-1441.0004.000.44-----1100.00.6
1967Washington Senators IIALMLBws220P28-1349141-2423.9580.820.17-----28100.017.4
1968Washington Senators IIALMLBws221P33-22330203-5350.9431.520.22-----3497.120.5
1969Washington Senators IIALMLBws222P40-2472135235856.9661.400.23-----40100.024.7
1970Washington Senators IIALMLBws223P39-2181630-346461.0001.180.21-----39100.024.1
1971Detroit TigersALMLBdet24P39-2861832325350.9431.280.17-----39100.024.1
1972Detroit TigersALMLBdet25P40-280639124645.9781.130.16231167.6240100.025.6
1973Detroit TigersALMLBdet26P40-2882337216260.9681.500.21341569.4340100.024.7
1974Detroit TigersALMLBdet27P41-2852147347168.9581.660.24-----41100.025.3
1975Detroit TigersALMLBdet28P31-201632214038.9501.230.19-----31100.019.5
1976Chicago CubsNLMLBchn29P39-796121-1918.9470.460.23-----39100.024.1
1976Detroit TigersALMLBdet29P12-66219322421.8751.750.32-----12100.07.5
1977Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak30P43-1271317323330.9090.700.24-----43100.026.7
1978Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor31P31-6035--881.0000.260.13-----31100.019.3
1978Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak31P10-1924--661.0000.600.32-----10100.06.2
1979Portland Beavers PCLAAApit32OF70--11896-133127.9551.81------32218.847.6
1979Portland Beavers PCLAAApit32P32--1071-1817.9440.53------32100.021.8
1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit32P10-201-1-21.5000.100.05-----10100.06.2
1979San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn32P5-3-------------5100.03.1
1980Spokane Indians PCLAAAsea33C1--3---331.0003.00------137.70.7
1981Spokane Indians PCLAAAsea34P15--32--551.0000.33------15100.010.7
1982Spokane Indians PCLAAAcal35P13--37-110101.0000.77------13100.09.1
MLB Totals for P - 15 season(s)-   P484-25631793512522555530.9551.100.21572668.754840.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF70--11896-133127.9551.81------700.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P60--1616113332.9700.53------600.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C1--3---331.0003.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1965Washington Senators IIALMLBws2182----------
1966Washington Senators IIALMLBws2191----------
1967Washington Senators IIALMLBws22028----------
1968Washington Senators IIALMLBws22133----------
1969Washington Senators IIALMLBws22240----------
1970Washington Senators IIALMLBws22339----------
1971Detroit TigersALMLBdet2439----------
1972Detroit TigersALMLBdet2540----------
1973Detroit TigersALMLBdet2640----------
1974Detroit TigersALMLBdet2741----------
1975Detroit TigersALMLBdet2831----------
1976Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2939----------
1976Detroit TigersALMLBdet2912----------
1977Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak3043----------
1978Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor3131----------
1978Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak3110----------
1979Portland Beavers PCLAAApit3232--------70-
1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3210----------
1979San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn325----------
1980Spokane Indians PCLAAAsea33-1---------
1981Spokane Indians PCLAAAsea3415----------
1982Spokane Indians PCLAAAcal3513----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1972Detroit TigersChamp. SeriesMLB25100.001109.07031401.117.000.003.0014.004.670.001.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs100.0010110009.07000314001.117.000.003.0014.004.670.001.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1972Detroit TigersChamp. SeriesMLB2512010000001000000.500.667.5001.167103.500.000.50033.330.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs12010000001000000.500.667.5001.167103.500.000.50033.330.000.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1980Spokane IndiansPCLAAAMinorsea33Assistant Coach1406080.42919.55Rene Lachemann
1981Spokane IndiansPCLAAAMinorsea34Assistant Coach1405684.40022.55Rene Lachemann,Ken Pape
1982Spokane IndiansPCLAAAMinorcal35Assistant Coach1437865.5456.02Moose StubingLost in Finals
1983Peoria SunsMidwAMinorcal36Manager1395485.38826.04 
1987California AngelsALMLBMLBcal40Bullpen Coach1627587.46310.07Gene Mauch
1988California AngelsALMLBMLBcal41Bullpen Coach1627587.46329.04Moose Stubing,Cookie Rojas
1989California AngelsALMLBMLBcal42Bullpen Coach1629171.5628.03Doug Rader
1990California AngelsALMLBMLBcal43Bullpen Coach1628082.49423.04Doug Rader
1991St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln44Pitching Coach1628478.51914.02Joe Torre
1992St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln45Pitching Coach1628379.51213.03Joe Torre
1993St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln46Pitching Coach1628775.53710.03Joe Torre
1994St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln47Pitching Coach1145361.46513.04Joe Torre
1995California AngelsALMLBMLBcal48Minor League Pitching Coordinator1457867.5381.02Marcel Lachemann
1996California AngelsALMLBMLBcal49Pitching Coach1617091.43519.54John McNamara,Joe Maddon,Marcel Lachemann
1996California AngelsALMLBMLBcal49Minor League Pitching Coordinator1617091.43519.54John McNamara,Joe Maddon,Marcel Lachemann
1997Anaheim AngelsALMLBMLBana50Bullpen Coach1628478.5196.02Terry Collins
1998Anaheim AngelsALMLBMLBana51Bullpen Coach1628577.5253.02Terry Collins
1999Anaheim AngelsALMLBMLBana52Bullpen Coach1627092.43225.04Terry Collins,Joe Maddon
2000Durham BullsILAAAMinortba53Pitching Coach1438162.566--1Billy EversLost in Semi-Finals
2001Durham BullsILAAAMinortba54Pitching Coach1447470.51412.02Billy Evers
2002Durham BullsILAAAMinortba55Pitching Coach1648084.48811.01Billy EversLeague Champions
2003Durham BullsILAAAMinortba56Pitching Coach1407367.521--2Billy EversLeague Champions
2004Durham BullsILAAAMinortba57Pitching Coach1447767.5353.52Billy EversLost in Semi-Finals
2005Durham BullsILAAAMinortba58Pitching Coach1446579.45114.02Billy Evers
2006Durham BullsILAAAMinortba59Pitching Coach1426478.45115.52John Tamargo-
2007Lakeland Flying TigersFSLA+Minordet60Pitching Coach1405387.37930.56Kevin Bradshaw
2008Lakeland Flying TigersFSLA+Minordet61Pitching Coach1376770.48917.54Andy Barkett
2009Lakeland Flying TigersFSLA+Minordet62Pitching Coach1305575.42325.56Andy Barkett
2010Lakeland Flying TigersFSLA+Minordet63Pitching Coach1387167.5148.54Andy Barkett
2011Lakeland Flying TigersFSLA+Minordet64Pitching Coach1386474.46414.05Dave Huppert
2012Jupiter HammerheadsFSLA+Minormia65Pitching Coach1367462.5449.52Andy HainesLost in Finals
2013Jupiter HammerheadsFSLA+Minormia66Pitching Coach1376869.49612.04Andy Haines
2014Jupiter HammerheadsFSLA+Minormia67Pitching Coach1375087.36531.06Brian Schneider
2015Jupiter HammerheadsFSLA+Minormia68Pitching Coach1406773.4799.56Brian Schneider
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1979-05-08ContractSigned as Free Agent by Pirates. 
1979-04-21Released by Giants. 
1979-04-01ContractSigned as Free Agent by Giants. 
1978-11-02Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1978-05-22Purchased by Blue Jays from Athletics. 
1977-03-15TradeTraded by Cubs to Athletics for Jim Todd. 
1976-06-08Purchased by Cubs from Tigers. 
1970-10-09TradeTraded by Senators with Jim Hannan, Aurelio Rodriguez and Ed Brinkman to Tigers for Elliott Maddox, Norm McRae, Don Wert and Denny McLain. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.