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Jeff BransonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1986-2002 MLB Years: 1992-2001
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PositionsSS-594, 3B-514, 2B-357, 1B-9, OF-3, DH-1Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJeffrey Glenn Branson
Height6-0Weight180BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateJanuary 26,1967 [51.299]PlaceWaynesboro,Mississippi
High SchoolSouthern Choctaw (Silas,AL)
CollegeUniversity of West Alabama (Livingston,AL)

DraftedSelected by the Cincinnati Reds [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (45th overall) of the 1988 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsJulian Mock
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1990-CIN-#3
MLB DebutApril 12,1992 [25.076]
OrganizationsCIN [10] LAN [3] CLE [2] Awards0
TBC Player ID1043Retrosheet IDbranj002MLBAM ID111394
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed33Power53Contact51XBH55RBIs42Runs44Hitting56Durability56Team.533Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1986West AlabamaCollegeFr3b-2b1953199507098850131233500000.352.419.5981.01711925222.397.246.422.44210.3615.771.523.6024.8835.71
1987West AlabamaCollegeSo3b-2b20501544062183738238371400000.403.518.6951.21310728191.414.292.630.51319.377.330.383.6622.0045.16
1988West AlabamaCollegeJr3b-2b21421384360102115176321100000.435.541.7751.31610723170.422.340.580.56518.826.470.346.4712.5538.33
1989Cedar Rapids RedsMidwAcin-ss2212746970132281106856419024430.281.339.409.74819239520.327.128.213.3377.8817.312.201.9246.9029.55
1990Cedar Rapids RedsMidwAcin-ss23622393760134624113244400230.251.317.414.7319923265.283.163.297.3239.0616.601.832.2639.8338.33
1990Chattanooga LookoutsSouAAcin-2b236323319499122931134801220.210.250.283.5336612249.254.073.137.2405.2219.283.690.80116.5024.49
1990Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         12547256109225853144379201450.231.285.350.63516535514.269.119.218.2837.2017.902.491.5659.0032.11
1991Chattanooga LookoutsSouAAcin-ss2488304358013322837315112520.263.328.345.67310518343.305.082.171.3069.0414.871.650.58152.0022.50
1991Nashville SoundsAmerAAAcin-ss24431451035410115483101020.241.281.283.564415154.307.042.103.2545.1920.133.880.000.0014.29
1991Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         13144945115174239811398213540.256.314.325.63914623497.305.069.149.2907.8516.502.100.40224.5020.00
1992Nashville SoundsAmerAAAcin-ss25361231840634120391901010.325.371.520.8916413133.360.195.244.3966.7714.292.113.0130.7532.50
1992Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin20,582b25721151234710150151602124.296.322.374.696438123.340.078.113.3084.0713.013.200.000.0023.53
1993Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin20ss-2b26125381409215132241197308424.241.275.310.58511819412.288.069.126.2624.6117.723.840.73127.0020.65
1994Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin202b-3b27581091831416160051602024.284.316.505.8215511116.287.221.266.3454.3113.793.205.1718.1735.48
1995Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin203b2812233143861821245214469216149.260.345.435.78014432384.289.175.311.33011.4617.971.573.1327.5837.21
1996Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin20,453b-ss29129311347616493720316717349.244.312.408.72012729353.282.164.270.3128.7818.982.162.5534.5638.16
1997Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAcin-ss30155771230140061001001.211.286.316.60218464.239.105.211.2749.3815.631.671.5657.0033.33
1997Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin203b-2b30659891531151072301013.153.210.235.445235106.189.082.163.1996.6021.703.290.9498.0033.33
1997Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle112b30297251940270271710201.264.329.403.73229682.309.139.208.3238.5420.732.432.4436.0031.58
1997Totals for MLB-MLB         9417014347131212144011214.200.262.306.5685211188.240.106.182.2547.4521.282.861.6056.6732.35
1998Buffalo BisonsILAAAcle-3b-2b3112465124102005900010.261.333.391.72418551.324.130.239.3159.8017.651.800.000.0041.67
1998Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle112b-3b316310062041190032101101.200.221.290.511296105.241.090.120.2242.8620.007.000.95100.0030.00
1999Indianapolis IndiansILAAAcin-3b321244305710918275622468611233.253.326.353.67915227480.301.100.207.3059.5817.921.871.4661.4324.77
2000Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-3b33108332459623254164277102433.289.339.416.75513830365.350.127.214.3287.4019.452.631.3766.4031.25
2000Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan45ss331817341000001600001.235.278.294.5725118.364.059.118.2595.5633.336.000.000.0025.00
2001Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAlan102b-ss3496289287918042032267123324.273.334.377.71110922323.346.104.197.3128.0521.982.731.2472.2527.85
2001Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan72b341321360000000400000.286.286.286.5726021.353.000.000.2530.0019.050.000.000.000.00
2002Las Vegas 51sPCLAAAlan73b-ss3588233305715132601205325005.245.310.356.6668319260.305.111.193.2987.6920.382.651.1577.6733.33
MLB Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter694155517338372113415695122312422172536.246.300.372.6725791171720.285.126.207.0007.0918.142.561.9845.7430.55
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter862290036176115419443213833256583821222216.262.322.374.69610852173207.312.112.202.0007.9818.182.281.3765.9128.52
AAA Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter5221655200440911024172161614735051491216.266.326.376.7026231251830.322.110.199.0008.0319.132.381.3168.9628.41
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1515375412922445768449913740.240.295.318.61317130592.283.078.156.0007.4316.722.250.68134.2523.26
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter18970810719241516921696513424660.271.332.411.74329162785.312.140.242.0008.2817.072.062.0444.2532.29
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1454911331923713261394315926000000.391.487.6781.16533376583.410.287.532.00015.7810.290.654.4618.8839.58
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter571134515633463103114093111264321142533.248.304.379.6835101041494.285.131.218.0007.4317.672.382.0743.3931.14
Cleveland Indians Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter9217211398131602103811302.227.269.337.6065812187.269.110.157.0005.3520.323.801.6057.3330.77
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter313861010000011000001.263.282.289.57111139.357.026.053.0002.5625.6410.000.000.0010.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162363408917383621287315468.246.300.372.67213527401.285.126.207.0007.0918.142.561.9845.7430.55
Average Minor - Per 162 games16254568143294860764811024443.262.322.374.69620441603.312.112.202.0007.9818.182.281.3765.9128.52

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1989Cedar Rapids Reds MidwAcin22SS125--1723943367599566.9454.53------12798.491.2
1990Cedar Rapids Reds MidwAcin23SS61--96152735255248.9734.07------6298.445.5
1990Chattanooga Lookouts SouAAcin232B46--95108831211203.9624.41------6373.031.9
1990Chattanooga Lookouts SouAAcin23SS18--2743597570.9333.89------6328.612.5
1991Chattanooga Lookouts SouAAcin24SS62--721501126233222.9533.58------8870.543.1
1991Chattanooga Lookouts SouAAcin242B26--5462117117116.9914.46------8829.518.1
1991Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcin24SS33--4475813127119.9373.61------4376.723.1
1991Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcin242B11--1718-935351.0003.18------4325.67.7
1992Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcin25SS20--3449398683.9654.15------3655.613.9
1992Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcin253B10--411211715.8821.50------3627.86.9
1992Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcin252B6--2015-435351.0005.83------3616.74.2
1992Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcin25OF3--11--221.0000.67------368.32.1
1992Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin252B33--4561619112106.9463.21------7245.820.4
1992Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin253B8--121-43.7500.38------7211.14.9
1992Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin25SS1---------------721.40.6
1993Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin26SS59--88138528231226.9783.83------12547.236.4
1993Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin262B45--80105528190185.9744.11------12536.027.8
1993Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin263B14--7161-2423.9581.64------12511.28.6
1993Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin261B1--101--11111.00011.00------1250.80.6
1994Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin272B19--2624145150.9802.63------5832.816.7
1994Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin273B18--421-225251.0001.39------5831.015.8
1994Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin27SS8--47--11111.0001.38------5813.87.0
1994Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin271B2--5---551.0002.50------583.41.8
1995Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin283B98--52179723238231.9712.36------12280.368.1
1995Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin28SS32--31652159896.9803.00------12226.222.2
1995Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin282B6--11--221.0000.33------1224.94.2
1995Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin281B1---------------1220.80.7
1996Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin293B64--3193912133124.9321.94------12949.639.5
1996Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin29SS38--30633179693.9692.45------12929.523.5
1996Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin292B31--36452118381.9762.61------12924.019.1
1997Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin30SS14--1730174847.9793.36------1593.39.7
1997Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin303B2--12--331.0001.50------1513.31.4
1997Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin303B27--1222143534.9711.26------6541.516.7
1997Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle302B19--21511107372.9863.79------2965.511.8
1997Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin302B14--1723374340.9302.86------6521.58.6
1997Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin30SS11--611-217171.0001.55------6516.96.8
1997Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle303B6--28-210101.0001.67------2920.73.7
1997Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle30SS2---1--111.0000.50------296.91.2
1997Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle30DH1---------------293.40.6
1998Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle313B7--418-422221.0003.14------1258.34.9
1998Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle312B6--1611-427271.0004.50------1250.04.2
1998Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle312B31--35373147572.9602.32------6349.219.1
1998Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle313B20--516212321.9131.05------6331.712.3
1998Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle311B3--92--11111.0003.67------634.81.9
1998Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle31SS2---------------633.21.2
1999Indianapolis Indians ILAAAcin323B106--1603351381508495.9744.67------12485.573.6
1999Indianapolis Indians ILAAAcin323B10--1022143332.9703.20------1248.16.9
1999Indianapolis Indians ILAAAcin322B3--431187.8752.33------1242.42.1
1999Indianapolis Indians ILAAAcin321B1--8--2881.0008.00------1240.80.7
2000Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan333B74--43142513190185.9742.50------10868.551.4
2000Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan33SS31--4085321128125.9774.03------10828.721.5
2000Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan331B1--3---331.0003.00------1080.90.7
2000Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan33SS7-2255--10101.0001.430.45-----1838.94.3
2000Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan332B3-193612109.9003.000.47-----1816.71.9
2000Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan333B3-6-2--221.0000.670.33-----1816.71.9
2001Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAlan342B43--78103533186181.9734.21------9644.829.9
2001Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAlan34SS42--6193427158154.9753.67------9643.829.2
2001Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAlan343B17--622-228281.0001.65------9617.711.8
2001Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan342B6-32710-217171.0002.830.53-----1346.23.7
2001Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan34SS2-3--1-1---------1315.41.2
2001Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan343B1-1-------------137.70.6
2002Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAlan353B29--1045325855.9481.90------8833.020.1
2002Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAlan35SS26--3381514119114.9584.38------8829.518.1
2002Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAlan352B9--1927284846.9585.11------8810.26.3
MLB Totals for 3B - 9 season(s)-   3B259-71143592144494473.9571.8367.57-----2590.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 9 season(s)-   2B207-512713632297656634.9663.0612.43-----2070.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 9 season(s)-   SS162-251642901162465454.9762.8018.16-----1620.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 4 season(s)-   1B7--243--27271.0003.86------70.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH1---------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 7 season(s)-   3B255--23859724107859835.9723.27------2550.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 6 season(s)-   SS166--2294132491666642.9643.87------1660.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 6 season(s)-   2B78--154177859339331.9764.24------780.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF3--11--221.0000.67------30.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B2--11--211111.0005.50------20.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS80--991931635308292.9483.65------800.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B72--149170948328319.9734.43------720.00.0
A Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS186--26854640102854814.9534.38------1860.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1989Cedar Rapids Reds MidwAcin22----125------
1990Cedar Rapids Reds MidwAcin23----61------
1990Chattanooga Lookouts SouAAcin23---4618------
1991Chattanooga Lookouts SouAAcin24---2662------
1991Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcin24---1133------
1992Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcin25---62010---3-
1992Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin25---3318-----
1993Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin26--1455914-----
1994Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin27--219818-----
1995Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin28--163298-----
1996Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin29---313864-----
1997Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin30----142-----
1997Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin30---141127-----
1997Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle30---1926----1
1998Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle31---6-7-----
1998Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle31--331220-----
1999Indianapolis Indians ILAAAcin32--13-116-----
2000Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan33--1-3174-----
2000Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan33---373-----
2001Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAlan34---434217-----
2001Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan34---621-----
2002Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAlan35---92629-----

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1995Cincinnati RedsDiv SeriesMLB2837021002002000000.286.444.429.873319.286.143.42922.220.000.000.000.0050.00
1995Cincinnati RedsChamp. SeriesMLB2849211000100200000.111.111.222.333219.143.111.2220.0022.220.000.000.00100.00
1997Cleveland IndiansChamp. SeriesMLB3012000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1997Cleveland IndiansWorld SeriesMLB3011000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1998Cleveland IndiansChamp. SeriesMLB3111000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs37021002002000000.286.444.429.873319.286.143.42922.220.000.000.000.0050.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 3 yrs612211000100400000.083.083.167.2502112.125.084.1670.0033.330.000.000.00100.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs11000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2003Williamsport CrosscuttersNYPLA-Minorpit36Hitting Coach764630.6051.52Joe StewartLeague Champions
2004Williamsport CrosscuttersNYPLA-Minorpit37Manager743440.4599.05 
2005Hickory CrawdadsSALAMinorpit38Manager1345480.40324.58 
2006Hickory CrawdadsSALAMinorpit39Manager1376770.48916.05 -
2007Lynchburg HillcatsCaroA+Minorpit40Manager1375582.40120.04 
2008Lynchburg HillcatsCaroA+Minorpit41Manager1385880.42020.04 
2009Indianapolis IndiansILAAAMinorpit42Hitting Coach1437073.49014.53Frank Kremblas
2010Indianapolis IndiansILAAAMinorpit43Hitting Coach1447173.4938.53Frank Kremblas
2011Indianapolis IndiansILAAAMinorpit44Hitting Coach1447668.52812.02Dean Treanor
2012Indianapolis IndiansILAAAMinorpit45Hitting Coach1448955.618--1Dean TreanorLost in Semi-Finals
2013Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBMLBpit46Assistant Hitting Coach1629468.5803.02Clint HurdleLost in 1st Round (Cardinals)
2014Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBMLBpit47Hitting Coach1628874.5432.02Clint HurdleLost NL Wild-Card Game (Giants)
2015Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBMLBpit48Hitting Coach1629864.6052.02Clint HurdleLost NL Wild-Card Game (Cubs)
2016Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBMLBpit49Hitting Coach1617883.48425.03Clint Hurdle
2017Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBMLBpit50Hitting Coach1627587.46317.04Clint Hurdle
2018Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBMLBpit51Hitting Coach1608179.50613.54Clint Hurdle
* 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
2001-10-17Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2000-12-18ContractSigned as Free Agent by Dodgers. 
2000-10-16Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1999-12-27ContractSigned as Free Agent by Dodgers. 
1999-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1998-11-17ContractSigned as Free Agent by Reds. 
1998-10-23Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1997-07-31TradeTraded by Reds with John Smiley to Indians for Scott Winchester, Damian Jackson, Danny Graves and Jim Crowell. 
* 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.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1992Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll25109,000-68029-962,245109,000109,000
1993Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll26157,500-5832336968,431109,000266,500
1994Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll27190,000-5252242957,101109,000456,500
1995Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll28300,000-4102755999,520109,000756,500
1996Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll29425,000-3612360957,870109,0001,181,500
1997Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll30550,000-36317601,182,177150,0001,731,500
1997Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll30550,000-36321601,182,177150,0001,731,500
1998Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll31550,000-40925551,276,192170,0002,281,500
2000Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll33175,000-79538-1,394,248200,0002,456,500
2001Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll34200,000-77136-1,897,758200,0002,656,500
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red