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John DopsonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1982-1999 MLB Years: 1985-1994
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Rated Prospect

PositionsP-280Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJohn Robert Dopson
Height6-4Weight225BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateJuly 14,1963 [54.340]PlaceBaltimore,Maryland
High SchoolDelone Catholic (Sherrystown,PA)

DraftedSelected by the Montreal Expos [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (45th overall) of the 1982 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsHerb Newberry
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1984-MON-#5 ... 1985-MON-#8 ... 1986-MON-#3
MLB DebutSeptember 4,1985 [22.052]
OrganizationsMON [7] BOS [5] CAL [1] Awards2
TBC Player ID10840Retrosheet IDdopsj001MLBAM ID113469
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts39Walks69Hittable53SO/BB59vsPower53Hitting3Durability54Team.504Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1982Jamestown ExposNYPLA-mon-ST18683.97151506100106.21175847434628001.429.870.342.875.231.82.429-
1983West Palm Beach ExposFSLA+mon-ST191363.44232305200146.214182561038695001.228.650.612.334.231.82.684-
1984Jacksonville SunsSouAAmon-ST201083.69262606100170.219883701041765001.4010.440.532.164.011.85.556-
1985Jacksonville ExposSouAAmon-ST21301.11550100032.02754210201001.147.520.562.785.572.001.000-
1985Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-ST21473.7818180320095.0884440744483001.388.310.664.154.531.09.364-
1985Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0773.10232304200127.21154944954684001.328.110.633.814.791.26.500-
1985Montreal ExposNLMLBmon54S/R210211.08431000013.02517164442002.2317.312.772.772.771.00.0006.99
1986West Palm Beach ExposFSLA+mon-ST22200.00220000010.28000481001.126.75--3.376.752.001.000-
1986Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-ST22034.50440000016.01812801162001.8110.13--6.193.380.55.000-
1986Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0232.70660000026.226128015143001.548.77--5.064.720.93.400-
1987Jacksonville ExposSouAAmon-ST23753.80212101100118.01235850830750001.299.350.612.285.702.50.583-
1988Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-ST24003.50330000018.0197705150001.339.50--2.507.503.00--
1988Montreal ExposNLMLBmon54ST243113.04262601000168.2150695715581013111.238.000.803.095.391.74.2143.78
1989Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-ST25027.2722000008.213971192001.6213.501.041.049.359.00.000-
1989Boston Red SoxALMLBbos40ST251283.99292812000169.0166847514699571521.398.820.743.675.051.38.6003.97
1990Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-ST26214.91550000022.028121238130001.6411.451.233.275.321.63.667-
1990Boston Red SoxALMLBbos40ST26002.04440000017.213742990001.256.621.024.584.581.00-4.79
1991Winter Haven Red SoxFSLA+bos-ST27223.37660000026.226141008262001.278.77--2.708.773.25.500-
1991Boston Red SoxALMLBbos40Rel270018.0010100101.02220100003.0018.00--9.00--0.00-5.86
1992Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-ST28122.37660000038.028151018231200.956.630.241.895.452.88.333-
1992Boston Red SoxALMLBbos40ST287114.08252500000141.015978641738553321.3910.131.082.423.501.45.3894.42
1993Boston Red SoxALMLBbos40ST297114.97342861130155.217093861659891321.479.830.933.415.151.51.3894.36
1994California AngelsALMLBcal41S/R30146.1421516004158.2674140626334131.5910.280.923.995.061.27.2004.82
1996Tennessee TomahawksBSLInd-ST32652.9514140200094.2934331119998301.188.840.101.819.415.21.545-
1997Tennessee TomahawksHBLInd-ST331021.7813130000081.0581916415694000.906.440.441.677.674.60.833-
1998Tennessee TomahawksHBLInd-ST34812.8513130000072.2713123613613201.168.790.741.617.564.69.889-
1999Tri-City PosseWestInd-ST35614.3012111001052.0472525327367201.418.080.524.646.191.33.857-
MLB Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter30474.27144119254181723.0752391344742643862023101.409.330.923.284.791.46.3901.40
Minor League Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter50443.57136136022700806.08343993214624245030201.339.270.512.695.001.86.532-
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter7153.82383803200197.1194998412771148201.378.820.553.505.181.48.318-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter20133.47525208200320.034814612420811716001.349.750.562.274.792.11.606-
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1783.23313105200182.0175966610501038001.228.560.492.455.042.06.680-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter683.97151506100106.21175847434628001.429.870.342.875.231.82.429-
Ind Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter3092.84525112010299.226911895147426522701.148.050.422.227.933.58.769-
Boston Red Sox Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter26304.29938583140483.051026423149176248112161.419.460.913.274.601.41.464-
Montreal Expos Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter3133.62302911000181.2175867319621055111.308.670.943.075.201.69.188-
California Angels Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter146.1421516004158.2674140626334131.5910.280.923.995.061.27.200-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings9144.27443681020220.022811910422801176731.409.330.923.284.791.46.3911.40
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings14123.57373706200220.02271088712661228101.339.270.512.695.001.86.538-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1984Jacksonville SunsSouAAmon-p202613111000001402000.077.143.154.2972116.111.077.154.1436.2525.004.000.000.00100.00
1985Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-p21186010000000300000.167.167.167.334106.333.000.000.1500.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1985Montreal ExposNLMLBmon54p2144000000002300000.000.333.000.333006.000.000.500.23433.3350.001.500.000.000.00
1987Jacksonville ExposSouAAmon-p232112010000000601000.083.083.083.1661013.167.000.000.0740.0046.150.000.000.000.00
1988Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-p2436000000000400000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
1988Montreal ExposNLMLBmon54p2426510310010013104002.059.077.078.1554156.150.019.039.0731.7955.3631.000.000.0033.33
1997Tennessee TomahawksHBLInd-33131000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter30550310010033404002.055.103.073.1764162.143.018.073.0004.8454.8411.330.000.0033.33
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter68371310000011703000.081.105.108.2134141.150.027.054.0002.4441.4617.000.000.0033.33
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2112010000000700000.083.083.083.1661012.200.000.000.0000.0058.330.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter47251210000011003000.080.115.120.2353129.133.040.080.0003.4534.4810.000.000.0050.00
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter131000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Montreal Expos Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter30550310010033404002.055.103.073.1764162.143.018.073.0004.8454.8411.330.000.0033.33
Average MLB - Per 162 games162297016500500161840220011.055.103.073.176225335.143.018.073.0004.8454.8411.330.000.0033.33
Average Minor - Per 162 games162882720000024107000.081.105.108.21310298.150.027.054.0002.4441.4617.000.000.0033.33

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1982Jamestown Expos NYPLA-mon18P15--6153-2421.8751.40------15100.020.3
1983West Palm Beach Expos FSLA+mon19P23--2126134847.9792.04------23100.017.4
1984Jacksonville Suns SouAAmon20P26--2024174544.9781.69------26100.017.9
1985Jacksonville Expos SouAAmon21P5--49-113131.0002.60------5100.03.5
1985Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon21P18--514112019.9501.06------18100.012.7
1985Montreal ExposNLMLBmon21P4-13-2--221.0000.500.15-----4100.02.5
1986West Palm Beach Expos FSLA+mon22P2---3--331.0001.50------2100.01.5
1986Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon22P4--2---221.0000.50------4100.02.8
1987Jacksonville Expos SouAAmon23P21--11121-2423.9581.10------21100.014.6
1988Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon24P3---4--441.0001.33------3100.02.1
1988Montreal ExposNLMLBmon24P26-1681015212725.9260.960.15-----26100.016.0
1989Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos25P2--11--221.0001.00------2100.01.4
1989Boston Red SoxALMLBbos25P29-1692034115554.9821.860.32-----29100.017.9
1990Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos26P5--33-1661.0001.20------5100.03.4
1990Boston Red SoxALMLBbos26P4-1715--661.0001.500.35-----4100.02.5
1991Winter Haven Red Sox FSLA+bos27P6---3--331.0000.50------6100.04.7
1991Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27P1-1-1--111.0001.001.00-----1100.00.6
1992Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos28P6--38--11111.0001.83------6100.04.2
1992Boston Red SoxALMLBbos28P25-1411918113837.9741.480.26-----25100.015.4
1993Boston Red SoxALMLBbos29P34-1551722--39391.0001.150.25-----34100.021.0
1994California AngelsALMLBcal30P21-58310--13131.0000.620.22-----21100.018.3
MLB Totals for P - 8 season(s)-   P144-7227010743181177.9781.230.25-----1440.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 6 season(s)-   P38--1430124544.9781.16------380.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P52--3545288280.9761.54------520.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P31--2132135453.9811.71------310.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P15--6153-2421.8751.40------150.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1982Jamestown Expos NYPLA-mon1815----------
1983West Palm Beach Expos FSLA+mon1923----------
1984Jacksonville Suns SouAAmon2026----------
1985Jacksonville Expos SouAAmon215----------
1985Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon2118----------
1985Montreal ExposNLMLBmon214----------
1986West Palm Beach Expos FSLA+mon222----------
1986Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon224----------
1987Jacksonville Expos SouAAmon2321----------
1988Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon243----------
1988Montreal ExposNLMLBmon2426----------
1989Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos252----------
1989Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2529----------
1990Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos265----------
1990Boston Red SoxALMLBbos264----------
1991Winter Haven Red Sox FSLA+bos276----------
1991Boston Red SoxALMLBbos271----------
1992Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos286----------
1992Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2825----------
1993Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2934----------
1994California AngelsALMLBcal3021----------

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1996Big South Conference All-Conference Team (SP)1
1997Independent Leagues All-Star (SP)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1994-10-07Released by Angels. 
1994-02-02ContractSigned as Free Agent by Angels. 
1993-10-29Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1988-12-08TradeTraded by Expos with Luis Rivera to Red Sox for Dan Gakeler and Spike Owen. 
* 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
1985Montreal ExposTeam Payroll2160,000-51626-370,78060,00060,000
1988Montreal ExposTeam Payroll2462,500-60429-392,10762,500122,500
1989Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll25125,000-4762241429,80262,500247,500
1990Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll26265,000-4082342515,727100,000512,500
1991Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll27265,000-4172241742,231100,000777,500
1992Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll28265,000-4512244962,245109,0001,042,500
1993Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll29750,000-3031667968,431109,0001,792,500
1994California AngelsTeam Payroll30400,000-3971656957,101109,0002,192,500
* 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