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Jim FregosiTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1961-1978 MLB Years: 1961-1978
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PositionsSS-1396, 1B-190, 3B-184, DH-34, OF-8, 2B-1Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJames Louis Fregosi
Height6-1Weight190BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateApril 4,1942PlaceSan Francisco,California
Death DateFebruary 13,2014 [71.315]
High SchoolJunipero Serra (San Mateo,CA)
CollegeMenlo College (Atherton,CA)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1960 by the Boston Red Sox.
Signing Bonus$20,000Signing ScoutsCharley Wallgren
MLB DebutSeptember 14,1961 [19.163]
OrganizationsCAL [7] TEX [5] ANA [4] NYN [2] PIT [2] Awards1Awards Voting10-246
TBC Player ID11585Retrosheet IDfregj101MLBAM ID114414
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Player Notes:   Selected by the Los Angeles Angels from the Boston Red Sox in the 1960 AL expansion draft (33rd pick) ... Hit for the cycle on July 28, 1964 and on May 20,1968 ... The Los Angeles Angels retired his #11 on August 1, 1998
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed57Power66Contact51XBH59RBIs62Runs55Hitting67Durability59Team.491Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1961Dallas-Fort WorthAmerAAA-191505165413118465060507000000.254.320.339.65917528566.284.085.194.3018.8312.371.401.0686.0021.37
1961Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana16ss191127760003001401002.222.250.222.4726029.261.000.037.2193.4513.794.000.000.000.00
1962Dallas-Fort WorthAmerAAA-206421925629311410323700000.283.375.365.7408013251.337.082.233.34112.7514.741.160.40219.0020.97
1962Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana11,16ss205817515513432321182702114.291.356.406.7627110196.329.115.223.3419.1813.781.501.5358.3319.61
1963Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana11ss211545928317029129502236104095310.287.325.422.74725050642.333.135.196.3295.6116.202.891.4065.7829.41
1964Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana11ss22147505861402291872837287464213.277.369.463.83223449591.302.186.339.36812.1814.721.213.0528.0635.00
1965California AngelsALMLBcal11ss23161602661671971564135541074158410.277.337.407.74424541683.311.130.233.3307.9115.671.982.2040.1324.55
1966California AngelsALMLBcal11ss2416261178154327136717867892106112.252.325.391.71623952696.274.139.264.3199.6312.791.331.8747.0033.77
1967California AngelsALMLBcal11ss2515159075171236956964977570210.290.349.395.74423338651.321.105.193.3377.5311.831.571.3865.5622.22
1968California AngelsALMLBcal11ss2615961477150211394994601015104412.244.315.365.68022443693.278.121.226.3108.6614.571.681.3068.2228.67
1969California AngelsALMLBcal11ss27161580781512261247929386174710.260.361.381.74222140685.286.121.293.34013.5812.550.921.7548.3326.49
1970California AngelsALMLBcal11ss2815860195167335228202699232437.278.353.459.81227660679.295.181.293.36210.1613.551.333.2427.3235.93
1971California AngelsALMLBcal11ss29107347318115153321396155364.233.317.326.64311321399.268.093.207.2949.7715.291.561.2569.4025.93
1972New York MetsNLMLBnyn23b30101340317915453201387112126.232.311.344.65511724382.279.112.221.3029.9518.591.871.3168.0030.38
1973New York MetsNLMLBnyn2ss-3b31451247294101112202500032.234.340.282.622355144.293.048.202.29013.8917.361.250.000.0017.24
1973Texas RangersALMLBtex173b314515725426261601123110301.268.318.446.7647014173.293.178.248.3416.9417.922.583.4726.1733.33
1973Totals for MLB-MLB         90281327110362713325610333.253.328.374.70210519317.293.121.228.31810.0917.671.751.8946.8326.76
1974Texas RangersALMLBtex171b-3b32782303160501234012241001411.261.324.439.76310117253.270.178.270.3448.7016.211.864.7419.1728.33
1975Texas RangersALMLBtex171b337719125505073301203911446.262.329.398.7277612217.289.136.236.3269.2217.971.953.2327.2924.00
1976Texas RangersALMLBtex171b-dh345813317317021220233302214.233.342.331.673449160.290.098.286.31814.3820.631.431.2566.5029.03
1977Texas RangersALMLBtex171b-dh351328471015003400100.250.313.393.70611232.250.143.250.3129.3812.501.333.1328.0028.57
1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit291b35365610161131620131000211.286.408.500.90828571.289.214.482.39418.3114.080.774.2318.6731.25
1977Totals for MLB-MLB         498414232142120161400311.274.379.464.843397103.275.190.405.36815.5313.590.883.8821.0030.43
1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit293b362020341001006800000.200.385.250.6355126.333.050.350.31923.0830.771.330.000.0025.00
MLB Totals - 18 Season(s)Filter190265238441726264781517067640715109732795348125.265.338.398.73625994937402.296.133.249.0009.6614.821.532.0443.2028.56
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter21473579193277764708210700000.263.337.347.68425541817.300.084.205.00010.0413.101.300.86105.0021.24
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter21473579193277764708210700000.263.337.347.68425541817.300.084.205.00010.0413.101.300.86105.0021.24
California Angels Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter105939455001041165458539859284316132556292765.264.338.393.73115512954486.292.129.246.0009.6113.661.421.8946.4128.34
Los Angeles Angels Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter370129919136754253014812612722241810629.283.346.432.7785611091458.319.149.252.0008.7115.231.752.0643.3029.70
Texas Rangers Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter2717391021902422810023801482311922.257.327.409.73630254835.282.152.258.0009.5817.721.853.3526.3928.42
New York Mets Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1464643810819554313589612158.233.319.328.64715229526.283.095.216.00011.0318.251.660.9592.8026.85
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter567613202131720191800211.263.402.434.83633697.298.171.447.00019.5918.560.953.0925.3330.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162556721472271360636193375411.265.338.398.73622142630.296.133.249.0009.6614.821.532.0443.2028.56
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625566014620554850628100000.263.337.347.68419331618.300.084.205.00010.0413.101.300.86105.0021.24

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1961Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana19SS11--1222233634.9443.09------11100.06.8
1962Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana20SS52--961501535261246.9434.73------5889.732.1
1963Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana21SS151--2714462790744717.9644.75------15498.193.8
1964Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana22SS137--2254212389669646.9664.72------14793.284.6
1965California AngelsALMLBcal23SS160--3124812693819793.9684.96------16199.498.8
1966California AngelsALMLBcal24SS162--29753135125863828.9595.11------162100.0100.0
1966California AngelsALMLBcal241B1--2---221.0002.00------1620.60.6
1967California AngelsALMLBcal25SS151--2584352573718693.9654.59------151100.093.8
1968California AngelsALMLBcal26SS159--2734542992756727.9624.57------159100.098.1
1969California AngelsALMLBcal27SS160--2554652188741720.9724.50------16199.498.8
1970California AngelsALMLBcal28SS150--2644682099752732.9734.88------15894.992.6
1970California AngelsALMLBcal281B6--497-456561.0009.33------1583.83.7
1971California AngelsALMLBcal29SS74--932372231352330.9384.46------10769.245.7
1971California AngelsALMLBcal291B18--14113-131541541.0008.56------10716.811.1
1971California AngelsALMLBcal29OF7--71--881.0001.14------1076.54.3
1972New York MetsNLMLBnyn303B86-74271144159230215.9352.500.29-----10185.155.1
1972New York MetsNLMLBnyn30SS6-461317-630301.0005.000.65-----1015.93.8
1972New York MetsNLMLBnyn301B3-1171--881.0002.670.73-----1013.01.9
1973Texas RangersALMLBtex313B34-2632945577974.9372.180.28-----4575.621.0
1973New York MetsNLMLBnyn31SS17-13920386106458.9063.410.42-----4537.810.6
1973New York MetsNLMLBnyn313B17-1391529324744.9362.590.32-----4537.810.6
1973Texas RangersALMLBtex311B10-61614-465651.0006.501.07-----4522.26.2
1973Texas RangersALMLBtex31SS6-2684-212121.0002.000.46-----4513.33.7
1973New York MetsNLMLBnyn311B3-14123-115151.0005.001.07-----456.71.9
1973New York MetsNLMLBnyn31OF1-9-------------452.20.6
1974Texas RangersALMLBtex321B47--31524-323393391.0007.21------7860.329.4
1974Texas RangersALMLBtex323B32--1649537065.9292.03------7841.020.0
1975Texas RangersALMLBtex331B54--35534631395389.9857.20------7770.133.3
1975Texas RangersALMLBtex33DH13---------------7716.98.0
1975Texas RangersALMLBtex333B4--11--221.0000.50------775.22.5
1976Texas RangersALMLBtex341B26--18314120198197.9957.58------5844.816.0
1976Texas RangersALMLBtex34DH18---------------5831.011.1
1976Texas RangersALMLBtex343B5---41-54.8000.80------588.63.1
1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit351B15--99529106104.9816.93------3641.79.3
1977Texas RangersALMLBtex351B5--314-235351.0007.00------1338.53.1
1977Texas RangersALMLBtex35DH3---------------1323.11.9
1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit353B1---------------362.80.6
1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit363B5--132-64.6670.80------2025.03.1
1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit361B2--131-114141.0007.00------2010.01.2
1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit362B1---------------205.00.6
MLB Totals for SS - 13 season(s)-   SS1396-2112397416925183668176566.9634.7031.12-----13960.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 10 season(s)-   1B190-861268110911713871378.9947.2516.02-----1900.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 7 season(s)-   3B184-11441332753121439408.9292.220.36-----1840.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 3 season(s)-   DH34---------------340.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF8-971--881.0001.000.89-----80.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B1---------------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1961Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana19----11------
1962Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana20----52------
1963Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana21----151------
1964Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana22----137------
1965California AngelsALMLBcal23----160------
1966California AngelsALMLBcal24--1-162------
1967California AngelsALMLBcal25----151------
1968California AngelsALMLBcal26----159------
1969California AngelsALMLBcal27----160------
1970California AngelsALMLBcal28--6-150------
1971California AngelsALMLBcal29--18-74----7-
1972New York MetsNLMLBnyn30--3-686-----
1973Texas RangersALMLBtex31--10-634-----
1973New York MetsNLMLBnyn31--3-1717---1-
1974Texas RangersALMLBtex32--47--32-----
1975Texas RangersALMLBtex33--54--4----13
1976Texas RangersALMLBtex34--26--5----18
1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit35--15--1-----
1977Texas RangersALMLBtex35--5-------3
1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit36--21-5-----

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1978California AngelsALMLBMLBcal36Manager1628775.5375.03 
1979California AngelsALMLBMLBcal37Manager1628874.543--1 Lost ALCS (Orioles)
1980California AngelsALMLBMLBcal38Manager1606595.40631.06 
1981California AngelsALMLBMLBcal39Manager1105159.46413.55 
1983Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAMinorsln41Manager1357857.578--1 Lost in Finals
1984Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAMinorsln42Manager1557976.51012.54 League Champions
1985Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAMinorsln43Manager1427468.521--1 League Champions
1986Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAMinorsln44Manager1426478.45116.04 
1986Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha44Manager1627290.44420.05 
1987Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha45Manager1627785.4758.05 
1988Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha46Manager1617190.44132.55 
1991Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi49Manager1627884.48120.03 
1992Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi50Manager1627092.43226.06 
1993Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi51Manager1629765.599--1 Lost World Series (Blue Jays)
1994Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi52Manager1155461.47020.54 
1995Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi53Manager1446975.47921.03 
1996Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi54Manager1626795.41429.05 
1999Toronto Blue JaysALMLBMLBtor57Manager1628478.51914.02 
2000Toronto Blue JaysALMLBMLBtor58Manager1628379.5124.53 
2010Atlanta BravesNLMLBMLBatl68Special Assistant to GM1629171.5626.01Bobby CoxLost in 1st Round (Giants)
* 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.
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* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1967American League Gold Glove (Shortstop)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1978-06-01Released by Pirates. 
1977-06-15TradeTraded by Rangers to Pirates for Ed Kirkpatrick. 
1973-07-11Purchased by Rangers from Mets. 
1971-12-10TradeTraded by Angels to Mets for Frank Estrada, Leroy Stanton, Don Rose and Nolan Ryan. 
1960-12-14Selected by Angels from Red Sox in expansion draft. 
1960-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Red Sox. 
* 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.