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Jim DeshaiesTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1979-1995 MLB Years: 1984-1995
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PositionsP-375Position when DraftedpPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJames Joseph Deshaies
Height6-4Weight220BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateJune 23,1960 [58.176]PlaceMassena,New York
High SchoolMassena Central (Massena,NY)
CollegeLe Moyne College (Syracuse,NY)

DraftedSelected by the New York Yankees [Team Picks] in the 21st round (542nd overall) of the 1982 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Montreal Expos [Team Picks] in the 13th round (321st overall) of the 1978 Amateur Entry Draft
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1985-NYA-#7
MLB DebutAugust 7,1984 [24.045]
OrganizationsHOU [7] NYA [4] MIN [2] PHI [1] SDN [1] SFN [1] Awards0Awards Voting1-1
TBC Player ID10690Retrosheet IDdeshj001MLBAM ID113290
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts57Walks55Hittable64SO/BB61vsPower64Hitting16Durability67Team.516Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1979Le Moyne CollegeCollegeNCAAFrRel191022.3912012700079.0603221031560001.156.84--3.536.381.81.833-
1981Le Moyne CollegeCollegeNCAAJrRel21712.51909630061.0472117028640001.236.93--4.139.442.29.875-
1982Le Moyne CollegeCollegeNCAASrST22622.62990820055.0302116015670000.824.91--2.4510.964.47.750-
1982Oneonta YankeesNYPLA-nya-ST22653.32151416100108.093504010401373001.237.730.833.3211.383.43.545-
1983Fort Lauderdale YankeesFSLA+nya-ST231132.52201915210117.210544335581282001.398.030.384.449.792.21.786-
1984Nashville SoundsSouAAnya-ST24322.80770100045.0332014329421001.386.600.605.808.401.45.600-
1984Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-ST241052.39181809400135.29945369621173001.196.570.604.117.761.89.667-
1984Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST01372.492525010400180.2132655012911594001.236.580.604.537.921.75.6503.38
1984New York YankeesALMLBnya66ST240111.5722000007.014991750003.0018.001.299.006.430.71.0006.20
1985Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-ST25864.31212103000131.2124676316591063001.398.481.094.037.251.80.571-
1985Houston AstrosNLMLBhou43Rel25000.0020200003.01000020000.333.00----6.000.00-1.35
1986Houston AstrosNLMLBhou43ST261253.25262601100144.0124585216591280701.277.751.003.698.002.17.7063.67
1987Houston AstrosNLMLBhou43ST271164.62262511000152.0149817822571044501.368.821.303.386.161.82.6474.51
1988Houston AstrosNLMLBhou43ST2811143.00313103200207.0164776920721271601.147.130.873.135.521.76.4403.84
1989Houston AstrosNLMLBhou43ST2915102.91343406300225.2180807315791538101.157.180.603.156.101.94.6003.32
1990Houston AstrosNLMLBhou43ST307123.78343402000209.0186938821841193301.298.000.903.615.121.42.3684.18
1991Houston AstrosNLMLBhou43ST315124.98282801000161.015690891972980501.428.721.064.025.481.36.2944.51
1992Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn40S/R32634.0318810002158.0602826617463201.339.310.932.647.142.71.667-
1992San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn38ST32473.2815150000096.0924035633461201.308.630.563.094.311.39.3643.67
1993Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin44ST3311134.41272701000167.015985822451800401.258.551.292.744.301.57.4584.81
1993San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn30S/R33224.24541001017.024982651001.7612.711.063.182.650.83.5004.99
1994Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin44ST346127.39252500000130.01701091073054781201.7211.742.073.735.391.44.3336.17
1995Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RedILAAAphi-ST35783.45191902100117.01055145826792101.128.050.611.996.063.04.467-
1995Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi44ST350120.2522000005.01512123160003.0025.315.061.6910.136.00.0008.73
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter84954.142572534156101523.01434743702179575951193501.328.461.063.395.611.65.4691.41
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter51323.241181061226831711.26193052575729165517301.287.810.723.678.262.25.614-
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter31223.4676661014521441.23881911703916434811301.257.890.793.337.082.12.585-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter322.80770100045.0332014329421001.386.600.605.808.401.45.600-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1132.52201915210117.210544335581282001.398.030.384.449.792.21.786-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter653.32151416100108.093504010401373001.237.730.833.3211.383.43.545-
NCAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter2352.493092121500195.013774540741870001.086.32--3.428.632.53.821-
Houston Astros Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter61593.671811783146001101.1960479449113423731162701.257.840.923.455.971.73.508-
Minnesota Twins Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter17255.71525201000297.2329194189541051581601.469.951.633.174.781.50.405-
San Diego Padres Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter473.2815150000096.0924035633461201.308.630.563.094.311.39.364-
San Francisco Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter224.24541001017.024982651001.7612.711.063.182.650.83.500-
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0120.2522000005.01512123160003.0025.315.061.6910.136.00.000-
New York Yankees Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0111.5722000007.014991750003.0018.001.299.006.430.71.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings12144.14373612100220.020710710126831373501.328.461.063.395.611.65.4621.41
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings16103.24363338210220.0191947918902025101.287.810.723.678.262.25.615-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1986Houston AstrosNLMLBhou43p2626433200010063104000.047.163.047.2102053.167.000.140.12311.3258.495.170.000.000.00
1987Houston AstrosNLMLBhou43p2726532500030072904001.094.200.094.2945064.208.000.132.15710.9445.314.140.000.000.00
1988Houston AstrosNLMLBhou43p2831631300030123806001.048.077.048.1253071.120.000.016.0632.8253.5219.000.000.000.00
1989Houston AstrosNLMLBhou43p2935752900020012609000.120.132.120.2529085.184.000.013.1171.1830.5926.000.000.000.00
1990Houston AstrosNLMLBhou43p3034631400030023307000.063.092.063.1554072.133.000.032.0782.7845.8316.500.000.000.00
1991Houston AstrosNLMLBhou43p3128411400000041608001.098.178.098.2764053.160.000.098.1447.5530.194.000.000.000.00
1992Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn40p32187110000001100000.143.250.143.393108.167.000.143.20212.5012.501.000.000.000.00
1992San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn38p321529360000001905000.207.233.207.4406035.300.000.034.2062.8625.719.000.000.000.00
1993San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn30p3355000000000301000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1995Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RedILAAAphi-p351915010003000804000.067.067.067.1341019.143.000.000.0600.0042.110.000.000.000.00
1995Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi44p3521000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter2023731333000120123186044003.088.141.088.229330440.176.000.059.0005.2342.278.090.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter3722120003001904000.091.130.091.2212027.154.000.045.0003.7033.339.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter3722120003001904000.091.130.091.2212027.154.000.045.0003.7033.339.000.000.000.00
Houston Astros Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter1803381027000120122173038003.080.136.080.216270398.164.000.062.0005.5343.477.860.000.000.00
San Diego Padres Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1529360000001905000.207.233.207.4406035.300.000.034.0002.8625.719.000.000.000.00
San Francisco Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter55000000000301000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter21000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1622991026000100118149035002.088.141.088.229260353.176.000.059.0005.2342.278.090.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games16296490001300439018000.091.130.091.22190118.154.000.045.0003.7033.339.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1982Oneonta Yankees NYPLA-nya22P15--713--20201.0001.33------15100.019.7
1983Fort Lauderdale Yankees FSLA+nya23P20--8224-3430.8821.50------20100.015.3
1984Nashville Sounds SouAAnya24P7--16--771.0001.00------7100.04.8
1984Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya24P18--7141-2221.9551.17------18100.012.9
1984New York YankeesALMLBnya24P2-7-1--111.0000.500.14-----2100.01.2
1985Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya25P21--311-114141.0000.67------21100.015.1
1985Houston AstrosNLMLBhou25P2-3-------------2100.01.2
1986Houston AstrosNLMLBhou26P26-1449132-2422.9170.850.15-----26100.016.0
1987Houston AstrosNLMLBhou27P26-1525221-2827.9641.040.18-----26100.016.0
1988Houston AstrosNLMLBhou28P31-207725213432.9411.030.15-----31100.019.1
1989Houston AstrosNLMLBhou29P34-225831324239.9291.150.17-----3597.121.0
1990Houston AstrosNLMLBhou30P34-209332213735.9461.030.17-----34100.021.0
1991Houston AstrosNLMLBhou31P28-161418312522.8800.790.14-----28100.017.3
1992Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn32P18--18-2991.0000.50------18100.012.5
1992San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn32P15-96222-124241.0001.600.25-----15100.09.3
1993Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin33P27-167422--26261.0000.960.16-----27100.016.7
1993San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn33P5-17-3--331.0000.600.18-----5100.03.1
1994Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin34P25-130316112019.9500.760.15-----25100.022.1
1995Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red Barons ILAAAphi35P19--626113332.9701.68------19100.013.4
1995Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi35P2-5-------------2100.01.4
MLB Totals for P - 12 season(s)-   P257-152345205147264250.9470.970.16-----2570.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P76--1759247876.9741.00------760.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P7--16--771.0001.00------70.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P20--8224-3430.8821.50------200.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P15--713--20201.0001.33------150.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1982Oneonta Yankees NYPLA-nya2215----------
1983Fort Lauderdale Yankees FSLA+nya2320----------
1984Nashville Sounds SouAAnya247----------
1984Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya2418----------
1984New York YankeesALMLBnya242----------
1985Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya2521----------
1985Houston AstrosNLMLBhou252----------
1986Houston AstrosNLMLBhou2626----------
1987Houston AstrosNLMLBhou2726----------
1988Houston AstrosNLMLBhou2831----------
1989Houston AstrosNLMLBhou2934----------
1990Houston AstrosNLMLBhou3034----------
1991Houston AstrosNLMLBhou3128----------
1992Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn3218----------
1992San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn3215----------
1993Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin3327----------
1993San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn335----------
1994Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin3425----------
1995Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red Barons ILAAAphi3519----------
1995Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi352----------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1997Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou37Broadcaster1628478.519--1Larry DierkerLost in 1st Round (Braves)
1998Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou38Broadcaster16210260.630--1Larry DierkerLost in 1st Round (Padres)
1999Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou39Broadcaster1629765.599--1Larry DierkerLost in 1st Round (Braves)
2000Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou40Broadcaster1627290.44423.04Larry Dierker
2001Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou41Broadcaster1629369.574--1Larry DierkerLost in 1st Round (Braves)
2002Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou42Broadcaster1628478.51913.02Jimy Williams-
2003Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou43Broadcaster1628775.5371.02Jimy Williams-
2004Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou44Broadcaster1629270.56813.02Phil Garner,Jimy WilliamsLost NLCS (Cardinals)
2005Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou45Broadcaster1628973.54911.02Phil GarnerLost World Series (White Sox)
2006Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou46Broadcaster1628280.5061.52Phil Garner
2007Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou47Broadcaster1627389.45112.04Cecil Cooper,Phil Garner
2008Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou48Broadcaster1618675.53411.03Cecil Cooper
2009Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou49Broadcaster1627488.45717.03Cecil Cooper,Dave Clark
2010Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou50Broadcaster1627686.46915.04Brad Mills
* 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
1995-07-31Released by Phillies. 
1995-02-26ContractSigned as Free Agent by Phillies. 
1994-10-24Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1994-01-13ContractSigned as Free Agent by Twins. 
1993-10-25Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1993-08-28TradeTraded by Twins to Giants for Greg Brummett, Andres Duncan and Aaron Fultz. 
1992-12-09ContractSigned as Free Agent by Twins. 
1992-10-27Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1992-04-28ContractSigned as Free Agent by Padres. 
1992-03-23Released by Athletics. 
1992-01-27ContractSigned as Free Agent by Athletics. 
1991-10-28Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1985-09-15TradeTraded by Yankees with Dody Rather and Neder Horta to Astros for Joe Niekro. 
* 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
1985Houston AstrosTeam Payroll2560,000-51623-370,78060,00060,000
1986Houston AstrosTeam Payroll2665,000-5902416386,34760,000125,000
1987Houston AstrosTeam Payroll27110,000-3991943344,90660,000235,000
1988Houston AstrosTeam Payroll28205,000-3722048392,10762,500440,000
1989Houston AstrosTeam Payroll29470,000-2621668++429,80262,500910,000
1990Houston AstrosTeam Payroll301,050,000-135681++515,727100,0001,960,000
1991Houston AstrosTeam Payroll312,100,000-104385++742,231100,0004,060,000
1992San Diego PadresTeam Payroll32109,000-68031-962,245109,0004,169,000
1993Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll33700,000-321965968,431109,0004,869,000
1993San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll33700,000-3211665968,431109,0004,869,000
1994Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll34575,000-3461162957,101109,0005,444,000
1995Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll35109,000-75341-999,520109,0005,553,000
* 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