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Jimmy HurstTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1991-2008 MLB Years: 1997-1997
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Drafted
Played in Japan
Rated Prospect

PositionsOF-812, RF-10, LF-1, DH-1, CF-1Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJimmy O'Neal Hurst
Height6-6Weight225BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMarch 1,1972 [46.285]PlaceTuscaloosa,Alabama
High SchoolCentral (Tuscaloosa,AL)
CollegeThree Rivers Community College (Poplar Bluff,MO)

DraftedSelected by the Chicago White Sox [Team Picks] in the 12th round (321st overall) of the 1990 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1994-MLB-#5 ... 1995-MLB-#75 ... 1995-MLB-#4 ... 1996-MLB-#7
MLB DebutSeptember 10,1997 [25.193]
OrganizationsCHA [6] BOS [1] DET [1] TOR [1] Awards5
TBC Player ID13159Retrosheet IDhursj003MLBAM ID116353
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed62Power76Contact37XBH65RBIs71Runs48Hitting64Durability69Team.510Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1991Gulf Coast White SoxGCLRkcha-of193612114314001261133210000.256.333.289.622354135.348.033.182.2949.6323.702.460.000.0012.90
1992Utica Blue SoxNYPLA-cha-of2068220315085635113277842510.227.316.391.7078619258.312.164.323.32010.4730.232.892.3336.6738.00
1993South Bend White SoxMidwAcha-of211234647911326020791523714180530.244.307.429.73619946514.302.185.293.3247.2027.433.813.8923.2040.71
1994Prince William CannonsCaroA+cha-of221274559012631625911587212840549.277.377.536.91324462536.329.259.433.39013.4323.881.784.6618.2049.21
1995Birmingham BaronsSouAAcha-of239130147571101234125339510205.189.270.346.61610423337.230.157.289.2769.7928.192.883.5625.0840.35
1996Birmingham BaronsSouAAcha-of24126472621252311888191153128308210.265.338.432.77020442536.320.167.297.3369.8923.882.423.3626.2233.60
1996Nashville SoundsAmerAAAcha-of2436221012001300000.333.4291.0001.429627.500.667.833.56414.2942.863.0014.296.00100.00
1996Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         129478641272411990191154131308210.266.339.439.77821044543.321.173.303.3399.9424.132.433.5025.1634.65
1997Jacksonville SunsSouAAdet-of25517582026003600100.471.524.9411.46516421.600.470.647.58514.2928.572.009.528.5050.00
1997Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-of2511037751102113185814547115014111.271.348.459.80717332429.339.188.337.35310.9626.812.454.2020.9431.37
1997Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         11539456110133206414550121015111.279.356.480.83618936450.349.201.350.36411.1126.892.424.4419.7032.73
1997Detroit TigersALMLBdet53rf251317131011002600000.176.263.412.6757219.200.236.353.29510.5331.583.005.2617.0066.67
1998Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos44of261033606110311120672295998110117.286.388.489.87717632421.343.203.403.38514.0123.281.664.7518.0031.07
1999Syracuse SkyChiefsILAAAtor-of272910318293031043153200203.282.367.398.765416120.371.116.272.34312.5026.672.132.5034.3320.69
2001Nashua PrideAtlInd-of2997373541091911557221346400009.292.351.469.82017535407.320.177.324.3558.3515.721.883.6924.8732.11
2002Newark BearsAtlInd-of301134408715031135100103488100008.341.406.6551.06128867488.355.314.439.4499.8416.601.697.1712.5744.67
2003HiroshimaJap CenIntl7031431118233051500163700003.207.307.369.676418127.261.162.306.30212.6029.132.313.9422.2034.78
2004New Haven County CuttersNeastInd--of32662394275141164720416120335.314.414.582.99613931285.358.268.448.41914.3921.401.495.6114.9441.33
2004Monclova AcererosMexAAA--32165441110062161500000.204.283.222.50512160.282.018.148.24010.0025.002.500.000.009.09
2005Atlantic City SurfAtlInd--3319811222503121181900002.272.337.444.78136889.322.172.272.3428.9921.352.383.3727.0036.36
2005Nashua PrideAtlInd--of33863276499181217042517442337.303.400.557.95718240387.332.254.416.40713.1819.121.455.4315.5740.40
2005Totals for Atl-Atl         10540876121231248253599342339.297.388.534.92221848476.330.237.387.39512.3919.541.585.0417.0039.67
2006Winnipeg GoldeyesNorthernInd-283494335741031911878112606220867.307.407.531.93817838405.323.224.430.39614.8115.311.034.4418.6136.89
2007Schaumburg FlyersNorthernInd-14354114721556073142221711203.374.453.5581.0118213173.384.184.347.43912.729.830.774.0521.0023.64
2007Winnipeg GoldeyesNorthernInd-28353212323296242020112510503.236.293.415.7085112140.253.179.285.3037.8617.862.272.8630.7541.38
2007Totals for Northern-Northern         732704484122115162334221706.311.381.493.87413325313.326.182.319.37810.5413.421.273.5124.5529.76
2008Fargo-Moorhead RedHawksNorthernInd--3652209356313144541313300229.301.388.431.8199018242.339.130.292.36212.8113.641.061.6552.2528.57
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1317131011002600000.176.263.412.6757219.200.236.353.00010.5331.583.005.2617.0066.67
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter83729504647571321612548812048366871224321255.257.340.439.77912962733374.318.182.331.00010.8525.822.383.7023.6036.06
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter261900136247274421434218128263126231.274.363.453.816408731037.341.179.348.00012.3425.362.054.0521.4329.55
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter222790114190361321283116892294011215.241.317.410.72732469894.293.169.301.0009.9625.622.573.5824.6936.32
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1274559012631625911587212840549.277.377.536.91324462536.329.259.433.00013.4323.881.784.6618.2049.21
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1234647911326020791523714180530.244.307.429.73619946514.302.185.293.0007.2027.433.813.8923.2040.71
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter68220315085635113277842510.227.316.391.7078619258.312.164.323.00010.4730.232.892.3336.6738.00
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter3612114314001261133210000.256.333.289.622354135.348.033.182.0009.6323.702.460.000.0012.90
Ind Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter600227441270513181234606012306436103231453.310.391.537.92812212622616.335.227.383.00011.7016.671.424.7018.4937.16
Intl Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter431118233051500163700003.207.307.369.676418127.261.162.306.00012.6029.132.313.9422.2034.78
Detroit Tigers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1317131011002600000.176.263.412.6757219.200.236.353.00010.5331.583.005.2617.0066.67
Average MLB - Per 162 games1622121237120121200257500000.176.263.412.6758725237.200.236.353.00010.5331.583.005.2617.0066.67
Average Minor - Per 162 games16257190147263249423971169416211.257.340.439.77925153653.318.182.331.00010.8525.822.383.7023.6036.06

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1991Gulf Coast White Sox GCLRkcha19OF27--374124241.9761.52------3675.045.8
1992Utica Blue Sox NYPLA-cha20OF52--8166-9387.9351.67------6876.570.3
1993South Bend White Sox MidwAcha21OF70--988121118106.8981.51------12356.951.5
1994Prince William Cannons CaroA+cha22OF82--14565-156151.9681.84------12764.660.3
1995Birmingham Barons SouAAcha23OF66--131310-144134.9312.03------9172.545.8
1996Birmingham Barons SouAAcha24OF119--2341172252245.9722.06------12694.485.6
1996Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcha24OF3--2---221.0000.67------3100.02.1
1997Jacksonville Suns SouAAdet25OF3--3---331.0001.00------560.02.2
1997Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet25OF106--2101893237228.9622.15------11096.475.2
1997Detroit TigersALMLBdet25RF10--10---10101.0001.00------1376.96.2
1997Detroit TigersALMLBdet25LF1---------------137.70.6
1997Detroit TigersALMLBdet25CF1--2---221.0002.00------137.70.6
1997Detroit TigersALMLBdet25DH1---------------137.70.6
1998Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos26OF78--1501192170161.9472.06------10375.755.3
1999Syracuse SkyChiefs ILAAAtor27OF20--4413-4845.9382.25------2969.013.9
2001Nashua Pride AtlIndy-29OF88--144611151150.9931.70------9790.769.8
2002Newark Bears AtlIndy-30OF47--684117372.9861.53------11341.637.9
2004New Haven County Cutters NeastIndy-32OF3--6---661.0002.00------664.53.2
2005Nashua Pride AtlIndy-33OF48--745418379.9521.65------8655.834.3
Ind Totals for OF - 4 season(s)-   OF186--2921563313307.9811.65------1860.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF10--10---10101.0001.00------100.00.0
MLB Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF1--2---221.0002.00------10.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF1---------------10.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH1---------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 4 season(s)-   OF207--40630215457436.9542.11------2070.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF188--36814172399382.9572.03------1880.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF82--14565-156151.9681.84------820.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF70--988121118106.8981.51------700.00.0
A- Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF52--8166-9387.9351.67------520.00.0
Rk Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF27--374124241.9761.52------270.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1991Gulf Coast White Sox GCLRkcha19---------27-
1992Utica Blue Sox NYPLA-cha20---------52-
1993South Bend White Sox MidwAcha21---------70-
1994Prince William Cannons CaroA+cha22---------82-
1995Birmingham Barons SouAAcha23---------66-
1996Birmingham Barons SouAAcha24---------119-
1996Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcha24---------3-
1997Jacksonville Suns SouAAdet25---------3-
1997Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet25---------106-
1997Detroit TigersALMLBdet25------1110-1
1998Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos26---------78-
1999Syracuse SkyChiefs ILAAAtor27---------20-
2001Nashua Pride AtlInd-29---------88-
2002Newark Bears AtlInd-30---------47-
2004New Haven County Cutters NeastInd-32---------3-
2005Nashua Pride AtlInd-33---------48-

Awards [5]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1994Carolina League All-Star Team (OF)1
2002Atlantic League All-Star (DH) ... Atlantic League Player of the Year ... Independent Leagues All-Star (DH)3
2006Northern League All-Star (DH)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2002-12-18Released by Royals 
2002-10-15ContractSigned by Royals 
1999-10-15Free AgentGranted free agency 
1998-12-22ContractSigned by Blue Jays 
1998-11-23Released by Red Sox 
1997-11-24Purchased by Red Sox from Tigers. 
1997-11-22Contract purchased by Red Sox from Tigers 
1997-03-26Claimed on waivers by Tigers from White Sox. 
1991-05-24Contractsigned 
* 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
1997Detroit TigersTeam Payroll25150,000-76642-1,182,177150,000150,000
* 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