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Bobby JonesTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1989-2006 MLB Years: 1993-2002
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Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsP-417Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRobert Joseph Jones
Height6-4Weight225BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateFebruary 10,1970 [48.103]PlaceFresno,California
High SchoolFresno (Fresno,CA)
CollegeFresno State University (Fresno,CA)

DraftedSelected by the New York Mets [Team Picks] in the 1st round (36th overall) of the 1991 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Oakland Athletics [Team Picks] in the 35th round (905th overall) of the 1988 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing ScoutsKen Houp
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1992-MLB-#9 ... 1993-MLB-#28 ... 1993-MLB-#1
MLB DebutAugust 14,1993 [23.185]
OrganizationsNYN [10] SDN [2] CHA [1] DET [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID1078Retrosheet IDjoneb003MLBAM ID116717
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Player Notes:   Opening Day Starter for New York Mets in 1995-1996,1998
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts46Walks77Hittable48SO/BB72vsPower48Hitting26Durability62Team.490Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1989Fresno StateCollegeNCAAFrR/CL19742.15341330001162.2441815011610000.886.32--1.588.765.55.636-
1990Fresno StateCollegeNCAASoS/R20933.383013175005122.012676460361150001.329.27--2.658.463.19.750-
1991Fresno State UniversityBigWestNCAA-1ST211621.882120118400172.011238360361660000.865.86--1.888.694.61.889-
1991Columbia MetsSALAnyn-ST21311.85550000024.0205523350000.957.400.741.1112.9511.67.750-
1992Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn-ST221241.88242404400158.011840335431433001.026.720.282.458.153.33.750-
1993Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn-ST2312103.63242406300166.0149726793212611001.098.080.491.736.833.94.545-
1993New York MetsNLMLBnyn28ST23243.65990000061.2613525622351021.358.900.883.215.111.59.3334.29
1994New York MetsNLMLBnyn28ST241273.15242401100160.015775561056801341.338.830.563.154.501.43.6324.07
1995New York MetsNLMLBnyn28ST2510104.19303003100195.22091079120531272171.349.610.922.445.842.40.5004.05
1996New York MetsNLMLBnyn28ST261284.42313103100195.22191029626461162031.3510.071.202.125.342.52.6004.47
1997New York MetsNLMLBnyn28ST271593.63303002100193.0177887824631253121.248.241.122.935.821.98.6254.44
1998New York MetsNLMLBnyn28ST28994.05303000000195.0192888823531152281.258.851.062.445.302.17.5004.43
1999Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn28ST29123.86330000011.2115535121001.378.492.313.869.262.40.333-
1999Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn-ST29202.45220000011.011332380001.279.001.642.456.552.671.000-
1999Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0323.18550000022.2228858201001.328.741.993.187.942.50.600-
1999New York MetsNLMLBnyn28S/R29335.611293000059.0693737311310021.3510.470.461.674.702.82.5003.40
2000Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn21ST30205.32440000023.231141454190001.4811.791.901.527.234.751.000-
2000New York MetsNLMLBnyn28ST301165.06272701000154.217190872549852151.429.951.452.854.951.73.6475.18
2001San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn28ST318195.12333301000195.025013711137381133041.4811.541.711.755.222.97.2965.00
2002San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn28ST32785.50191810010108.013468662021601011.4411.171.671.755.002.86.4674.87
2005Newark BearsAtlInd-15S/R35006.75532000016.017141235150001.389.561.692.818.443.00--
2005Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha-Rel35028.3916214004024.2372523314254002.0713.501.095.119.121.79.000-
2006Erie SeaWolvesEastAAdet-S/R36343.92281216003080.08145351141682101.529.071.234.597.621.66.429-
MLB Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter89834.362452414114101516.21639827735194412887178381.359.711.152.445.262.15.5171.38
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter35233.33106763010770497.24582091854014543621101.218.250.722.617.853.01.603-
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter16124.274632146340224.0228114107195317815001.259.110.762.127.113.36.571-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter16102.635539164430249.1210907319892236101.207.560.683.208.032.51.615-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter311.85550000024.0205523350000.957.400.741.1112.9511.67.750-
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter006.75532000016.017141235150001.389.561.692.818.443.00--
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter3292.45853451234016356.1282132970833420001.027.11--2.098.624.12.780-
New York Mets Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter74564.131931903104001213.21255622558137353714138331.329.291.012.615.292.02.569-
San Diego Padres Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter15275.26525111010303.038420517757591734051.4611.411.691.755.142.93.357-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings13124.36353502100220.023712010628601282161.359.711.152.445.262.15.5201.38
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings15103.334733144330220.0202928118641929001.218.250.722.617.853.01.600-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1992Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn-p222415110000000601000.067.067.067.1341016.111.000.000.0610.0037.500.000.000.000.00
1993Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn-p232424230101002802000.125.192.208.4005128.188.083.167.1867.1428.574.000.000.0033.33
1993New York MetsNLMLBnyn28p23920010000000702000.050.050.050.1001022.077.000.000.0450.0031.820.000.000.000.00
1994New York MetsNLMLBnyn28p2424463510010001908000.109.109.130.2396154.185.021.022.1050.0035.190.000.000.0020.00
1995New York MetsNLMLBnyn28p25305639000200125018000.161.175.161.3369075.290.000.018.1551.3333.3325.000.000.000.00
1996New York MetsNLMLBnyn28p2631606720020032009001.117.159.150.3099272.175.033.083.1454.1727.786.670.000.0028.57
1997New York MetsNLMLBnyn28p2729624820030031804000.129.169.161.33010269.182.032.081.1554.3526.096.000.000.0025.00
1998New York MetsNLMLBnyn28p28274819100400221012001.188.220.208.42810162.333.020.063.1973.2333.8710.500.000.0011.11
1999Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn28p29310100020000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.000.9020.000.000.000.000.000.00
1999Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn-p2922000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1999Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         53010002000100000.333.333.333.666103.500.000.000.3010.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1999New York MetsNLMLBnyn28p291216150011000401000.313.313.500.8138117.364.187.188.3480.0023.530.005.8816.0020.00
2000New York MetsNLMLBnyn28p-p3024444200000032117000.045.125.045.1702055.087.000.068.0985.4538.187.000.000.000.00
2001San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn28p3131575820010031802001.140.183.175.35810262.205.035.088.1654.8429.036.000.000.0025.00
2002San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn28p3218332500020001101001.152.152.152.3045034.227.000.000.1350.0032.350.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter2354422959801160015164164004.133.164.158.322709522.209.025.059.0002.8731.4210.930.19442.0015.25
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter53423501030021503000.119.159.167.3267147.185.048.095.0004.2631.917.500.000.0020.00
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2626230101002902000.115.179.192.3715130.176.077.154.0006.6730.004.500.000.0033.33
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2716120002000601000.125.125.125.2502017.200.000.000.0000.0035.290.000.000.000.00
New York Mets Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter1863522246601130012135161002.131.162.156.318557426.208.025.060.0002.8231.6911.250.23352.0015.22
San Diego Padres Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter499071320030032903002.144.172.167.33915296.213.023.056.0003.1330.219.670.000.0015.38
Average MLB - Per 162 games1623052041601110010113144003.133.164.158.322486360.209.025.059.0002.8731.4210.930.19442.0015.25
Average Minor - Per 162 games16212891503090064609000.119.159.167.326213144.185.048.095.0004.2631.917.500.000.0020.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1991Columbia Mets SALAnyn21P5---71-87.8751.40------5100.03.6
1992Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn22P24--1013412723.8520.96------24100.017.4
1993Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn23P24--1023-433331.0001.38------24100.017.0
1993New York MetsNLMLBnyn23P9-6158--13131.0001.440.21-----9100.05.6
1994New York MetsNLMLBnyn24P24-1601134-345451.0001.880.28-----24100.021.2
1995New York MetsNLMLBnyn25P30-1951130614741.8721.370.21-----30100.020.8
1996New York MetsNLMLBnyn26P31-1951131134342.9771.350.22-----31100.019.1
1997New York MetsNLMLBnyn27P30-1931435125049.9801.630.25-----30100.018.5
1998New York MetsNLMLBnyn28P30-1951435235149.9611.630.25-----30100.018.5
1999Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn29P3--2---221.0000.67------3100.02.1
1999Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn29P2--2---221.0001.00------2100.01.4
1999New York MetsNLMLBnyn29P12-5947--11111.0000.920.19-----12100.07.4
2000New York MetsNLMLBnyn30P27-1549131-2322.9570.810.14-----27100.016.7
2000New York MetsNLMLBnyn30P27-1549131-2322.9570.810.14-----27100.016.7
2000New York MetsNLMLBnyn30P27-1549131-2322.9570.810.14-----27100.016.7
2000New York MetsNLMLBnyn30P27-1549131-2322.9570.810.14-----27100.016.7
2001San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn31P33-195728--35351.0001.060.18-----33100.020.4
2002San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn32P19-108714-121211.0001.110.19-----19100.011.7
2005Newark Bears AtlIndy-35P5--1---111.0000.20------5100.03.6
2006Erie SeaWolves EastAAdet36P28--26--881.0000.29------28100.019.9
Ind Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P5--1---111.0000.20------50.00.0
MLB Totals for P - 10 season(s)-   P326-19771202741413408394.9661.210.20-----3260.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P26--1223-435351.0001.35------260.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P55--1419413733.8920.60------550.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P5---71-87.8751.40------50.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1991Columbia Mets SALAnyn215----------
1992Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn2224----------
1993Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn2324----------
1993New York MetsNLMLBnyn239----------
1994New York MetsNLMLBnyn2424----------
1995New York MetsNLMLBnyn2530----------
1996New York MetsNLMLBnyn2631----------
1997New York MetsNLMLBnyn2730----------
1998New York MetsNLMLBnyn2830----------
1999Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn293----------
1999Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn292----------
1999New York MetsNLMLBnyn2912----------
2000New York MetsNLMLBnyn30108----------
2001San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn3133----------
2002San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn3219----------
2005Newark Bears AtlInd-355----------
2006Erie SeaWolves EastAAdet3628----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2000New York MetsDiv SeriesMLB30100.001109.0102500.331.000.002.005.002.500.001.000
2000New York MetsChamp. SeriesMLB300013.501004.0660201.5013.500.000.004.5000.00.000
2000New York MetsWorld SeriesMLB30015.401005.0433301.407.200.005.405.401.000.00.000
2002San Diego PadresDiv SeriesMLB32006.5242200009.210771770001.859.310.936.526.521.006.52.000
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 2 yrs103.37523100018.711771912001.075.300.484.345.791.333.371.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs0013.5010100004.0606002001.5013.500.000.004.5000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs015.4010100005.0403033001.407.200.005.405.401.000.00.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2000New York MetsDiv SeriesMLB3014100000000300000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.0000.0075.000.000.000.000.00
2000New York MetsChamp. SeriesMLB3012000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2000New York MetsWorld SeriesMLB3012000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs14100000000300000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.0000.0075.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs12000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs12000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1997NL Pitcher of the Month (May)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2002-09-02InjuredActivated from DL 
2002-08-15InjuredDisabled -- lower back strain 
2002-07-12InjuredActivated from DL 
2002-06-21InjuredDisabled -- right-elbow strain  
2002-05-30InjuredActivated from DL 
2002-05-15InjuredDisabled -- left-oblique strain 
2001-02-15ContractSigned as Free Agent by Padres. 
2000-11-04Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
* 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
1993New York MetsTeam Payroll23109,000-75726-968,431109,000109,000
1994New York MetsTeam Payroll24130,000-6562327957,101109,000239,000
1995New York MetsTeam Payroll25220,000-4831347999,520109,000459,000
1996New York MetsTeam Payroll26405,000-3651360957,870109,000864,000
1997New York MetsTeam Payroll271,925,000-2001178++1,182,177150,0002,789,000
1998New York MetsTeam Payroll283,116,667-139985++1,276,192170,0005,905,667
1999New York MetsTeam Payroll294,866,666-91691++1,454,491200,00010,772,333
2000New York MetsTeam Payroll305,366,667-98590++1,394,248200,00016,139,000
2001San Diego PadresTeam Payroll31625,000-46512491,897,758200,00016,764,000
2002San Diego PadresTeam Payroll324,000,000-178480++2,011,045200,00020,764,000
* 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