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Jim EppardTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1981-1993 MLB Years: 1987-1990
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Drafted

Positions1B-878, OF-207, DH-10, P-1, C-1Position when Drafted1BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJames Gerhard Eppard
Height6-2Weight180BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateApril 27,1960 [58.230]PlaceSouth Bend,Indiana
High SchoolAzusa (Azusa,CA)
CollegeUniversity of California (Berkeley,CA), Citrus College (Glendora,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Oakland Athletics [Team Picks] in the 13th round (340th overall) of the 1982 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Chicago Cubs [Team Picks] in the 11th round (228th overall) of the 1980 Amateur Entry Draft
MLB DebutSeptember 8,1987 [27.134]
OrganizationsOAK [5] CAL [3] MON [1] TOR [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID11162Retrosheet IDeppaj001MLBAM ID113867
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed38Power38Contact94XBH35RBIs57Runs37Hitting85Durability62Team.498Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1981CaliforniaCollegeJrlf-1b21632444597174160190261500000.398.456.512.96812522270.421.114.299.4399.635.560.580.37244.0022.68
1982Medford A'sNwstA-oak-1b2264242589113214163501510210.376.481.459.94011116295.395.083.302.42616.955.080.300.34242.0017.58
1983Modesto A'sCalifA+oak-1b2313448868138184445144424007260.283.338.361.69917626539.300.078.184.3147.797.420.950.74122.0018.84
1984Albany/Colonie A'sEastAAoak-of-1b241184175813014605177714025420.312.411.374.78515620499.341.062.233.36214.238.020.560.000.0015.38
1985Modesto A'sCalifA+oak-1b25141531971832343881466949251160.345.414.420.83422330618.367.075.220.37211.177.930.710.49177.0016.39
1986Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak-of2695321398815103423323105400.274.336.327.66310516362.299.053.150.3048.848.560.970.000.0018.18
1987Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAcal-1b271324466815233339415743021790.341.431.448.87920039530.355.107.265.38613.965.660.410.57148.6725.66
1987California AngelsALMLBcal12of2789230000002000001.333.455.333.7883011.333.000.222.37218.180.000.000.000.000.00
1988Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAcal-1b28411411837610160116900000.262.338.319.657457157.280.057.163.30510.195.730.560.000.0018.92
1988California AngelsALMLBcal12of-dh28561137323101400111502004.283.347.327.674374126.327.044.142.3118.7311.901.360.000.0012.50
1989Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAcal121b2990292408016123455453712420.274.368.356.72410419344.304.082.236.33413.0810.760.820.58146.0023.75
1989California AngelsALMLBcal111b291212030002001400000.250.308.250.5583013.375.000.083.2647.6930.774.000.000.000.00
1990Syracuse ChiefsILAAAtor-1b301334617214318344857474926410.310.374.388.76217925520.337.078.176.3479.049.421.040.77115.2517.48
1990Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor263065010000000210000.200.333.200.533106.333.000.000.2750.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1991Salinas SpursCalifA+--1b3189313551062723431246224401140.339.453.466.91914632380.359.127.351.40716.326.320.390.79104.3330.19
1992Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-1b3297258386915232752462223610.267.375.376.7519720315.276.109.298.34614.606.980.480.9586.0028.99
1993St. Paul SaintsNorthernInd-3365226406712112292532221350.296.430.372.8028414285.320.076.341.36818.607.720.420.35226.0020.90
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter821399393101600142112005.281.351.317.668444156.331.036.137.0008.9713.461.500.000.0010.26
Minor League Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter11343910611121719829235217147554346163445420.311.395.394.78915422504559.333.083.231.00012.157.590.620.50170.0020.54
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter58819192755691031112253182326017871725130.297.378.380.7587301262228.318.083.217.00011.677.990.680.54159.9222.14
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1184175813014605177714025420.312.411.374.78515620499.341.062.233.00014.238.020.560.000.0015.38
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter3641332220427681010176401417311361214260.321.397.409.806545881537.341.088.238.00011.267.350.650.65133.2020.61
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter64242589113214163501510210.376.481.459.94011116295.395.083.302.00016.955.080.300.34242.0017.58
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter65226406712112292532221350.296.430.372.8028414285.320.076.341.00018.607.720.420.35226.0020.90
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter632444597174160190261500000.398.456.512.96812522270.421.114.299.0009.635.560.580.37244.0022.68
California Angels Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter761349383101600141902005.284.351.321.672434150.330.037.142.0009.3312.671.360.000.0010.53
Toronto Blue Jays Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter65010000000210000.200.333.200.533106.333.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162275187762032002841240010.281.351.317.668878308.331.036.137.0008.9713.461.500.000.0010.26
Average Minor - Per 162 games16255987174284374107794925660.311.395.394.78922036651.333.083.231.00012.157.590.620.50170.0020.54

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1991Salinas SpursCalifA+--Rel31100.0010100001.01000101002.009.00--9.00--0.001.000-
1992Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-Rel32000.0010100101.0000000000----------0.00--
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter100.0020200102.01000101001.004.50--4.50--0.001.000-
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0010100101.0000000000----------0.00--
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter100.0010100001.01000101002.009.00--9.00--0.001.000-
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings11000.002200220001100220.01100001100110001.004.50--4.50--0.001.000-

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1982Medford A's NwstA-oak221B59--459381033507497.9808.42------6492.284.3
1983Modesto A's CalifA+oak231B131--108674109711701160.9918.85------13497.894.2
1984Albany/Colonie A's EastAAoak24OF60--108103-121118.9751.97------11850.843.5
1984Albany/Colonie A's EastAAoak241B58--44331138475474.9988.17------11849.242.0
1985Modesto A's CalifA+oak251B140--1204125129113411329.9919.49------14199.397.2
1986Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak26OF77--11841-123122.9921.58------9581.153.5
1986Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak261B8--867189493.98911.63------958.45.6
1987Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal271B115--93685107710311021.9908.88------13287.180.4
1987Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal27OF9--11-1-1211.9171.22------1326.86.3
1987California AngelsALMLBcal27OF1--1---111.0001.00------812.50.6
1988Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal281B39--32231440357353.9899.05------4195.127.7
1988California AngelsALMLBcal28OF17--34-1-3534.9712.00------5630.410.5
1988California AngelsALMLBcal28DH10---------------5617.96.2
1988California AngelsALMLBcal281B6--294123433.9715.50------5610.73.7
1989Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal291B69--58352569640635.9929.20------9076.748.9
1989Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal29OF7--16-1-1716.9412.29------907.85.0
1989California AngelsALMLBcal291B4--12--212121.0003.00------1233.32.5
1990Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor301B131--1010931010011131103.9918.42------13398.590.3
1991Salinas Spurs CalifA+-311B72--58233453619615.9948.54------8980.952.9
1991Salinas Spurs CalifA+-31OF18--201--21211.0001.17------8920.213.2
1991Salinas Spurs CalifA+-31P1---2--221.0002.00------891.10.7
1991Salinas Spurs CalifA+-31C1--1---111.0001.00------891.10.7
1992Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon321B46--35223-323753751.0008.15------9747.431.9
1992Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon32OF18--241--25251.0001.39------9718.612.5
MLB Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF18--35-1-3635.9721.94------180.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B10--414144645.9784.50------100.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH10---------------100.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 6 season(s)-   1B408--32892913032636103580.9928.77------4080.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 4 season(s)-   OF111--16953-177174.9831.57------1110.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF60--108103-121118.9751.97------600.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B58--44331138475474.9988.17------580.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 3 season(s)-   1B343--28722322624131303104.9929.05------3430.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF18--201--21211.0001.17------180.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1---2--221.0002.00------10.00.0
A+ Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0
A- Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B59--459381033507497.9808.42------590.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1982Medford A's NwstA-oak22--59--------
1983Modesto A's CalifA+oak23--131--------
1984Albany/Colonie A's EastAAoak24--58------60-
1985Modesto A's CalifA+oak25--140--------
1986Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak26--8------77-
1987Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal27--115------9-
1987California AngelsALMLBcal27---------1-
1988Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal28--39--------
1988California AngelsALMLBcal28--6------1710
1989Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal29--69------7-
1989California AngelsALMLBcal29--4--------
1990Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor30--131--------
1991Salinas Spurs CalifA+-311172------18-
1992Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon32--46------18-

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1996Arizona Rockies ArizRkMinorcol36Manager562630.46410.04 
1997Portland RockiesNwstA-Minorcol37Manager764432.579--1 League Champions
1998Portland RockiesNwstA-Minorcol38Manager763442.4479.03 
1999Asheville TouristsSALAMinorcol39Manager1416477.45419.06 
2000Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAMinorcol40Hitting Coach1427468.52111.02Chris Cron
2001Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAMinorcol41Hitting Coach1416279.44020.04Chris Cron
2002Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAMinorcol42Hitting Coach1445886.40320.04Chris Cron
2003Salt Lake StingersPCLAAAMinorana43Hitting Coach1436875.4765.53Mike Brumley
2004Salt Lake StingersPCLAAAMinorana44Hitting Coach1445688.38928.04Mike Brumley
2005Salt Lake StingersPCLAAAMinorana45Hitting Coach1447965.5491.02Dino Ebel
2006Salt Lake BeesPCLAAAMinorana46Hitting Coach1448163.563--1Brian HarperLost in 1st Round
2007Salt Lake BeesPCLAAAMinorana47Hitting Coach1437469.517--1Brian HarperLost in Semi-Finals
2008Salt Lake BeesPCLAAAMinorana48Hitting Coach1448460.583--1Bobby MitchellLost in Semi-Finals
2009Salt Lake BeesPCLAAAMinorana49Hitting Coach1437271.5031.53Bobby Mitchell
2010Salt Lake BeesPCLAAAMinorana50Hitting Coach1447371.5071.52Bobby Mitchell
2011Salt Lake BeesPCLAAAMinorana51Hitting Coach1446282.43115.04Keith Johnson
2012Salt Lake BeesPCLAAAMinorana52Hitting Coach1447371.5078.03Keith Johnson
2013Los Angeles AngelsALMLBMLBana53Hitting Coach1627884.48118.03Mike Scioscia
* 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

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1997Northwest League Manager of the Year1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1990-10-24Released by Blue Jays. 
1990-01-29ContractSigned as Free Agent by Blue Jays. 
1989-10-06Released by Angels. 
1987-01-22Purchased by Angels from Athletics. 
* 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
1987California AngelsTeam Payroll2760,000-59531-344,90660,00060,000
1988California AngelsTeam Payroll2862,500-60435-392,10762,500122,500
1989California AngelsTeam Payroll2962,500-69132-429,80262,500185,000
1990Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll30100,000-64935-515,727100,000285,000
* 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