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Brook JacobyTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1979-1992 MLB Years: 1981-1992
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Drafted
Rated Prospect

Positions3B-1577, OF-160, 1B-153, DH-7, SS-1, 2B-1Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameBrook Wallace Jacoby
Height5-11Weight195BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateNovember 23,1959 [58.332]PlacePhiladelphia,Pennsylvania
High SchoolVentura (Ventura,CA)
CollegeVentura College (Ventura,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Atlanta Braves [Team Picks] in the 7th round (153rd overall) of the 1979 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1983-ATL-#6 ... 1984-CLE-#2
MLB DebutSeptember 13,1981 [21.295]
OrganizationsCLE [9] ATL [5] OAK [1] Awards2
TBC Player ID13246Retrosheet IDjacob001MLBAM ID116461
RelationshipsFather of Torrey Jacoby
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Player Notes:   Topps All-Star Rookie (3B) in 1984
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed34Power70Contact49XBH63RBIs70Runs45Hitting73Durability81Team.487Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1979Gulf Coast BravesGCLRkatl-of1942169244311133545212311200.254.337.385.7226515194.276.131.249.32710.8211.861.101.5556.3334.88
1979Kingsport BravesAppRkatl-of19828372001002500000.250.300.321.6219230.304.071.143.2846.6716.672.500.000.0028.57
1979Totals for Rk-Rk         50197275013133645232811200.254.332.376.7087417224.280.122.234.32110.2712.501.221.3465.6734.00
1980Anderson BravesSALAatl-of20132496821474041910844539562500.296.368.508.87625263562.331.212.319.3889.4316.901.793.3826.1142.86
1980Savannah BravesSouAAatl-3b2038010000000400000.125.125.125.250108.250.000.000.1140.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1980Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         135504821484041910844539962500.294.364.502.86625363570.330.208.313.3849.3017.371.873.3326.5342.57
1981Savannah BravesSouAAatl-3b21140507591482832482043710551350.292.344.501.84525455553.325.209.274.3786.6918.992.844.3421.1337.16
1981Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl473b211110020001000300001.200.200.200.4002010.286.000.000.1830.0030.000.000.000.000.00
1982Richmond BravesILAAAatl-3b22134501741502131858124510632220.299.359.461.82023142553.348.162.250.3658.1419.172.363.2527.8328.00
1983Richmond BravesILAAAatl-3b231334898815432225100145610230340.315.387.542.92926559551.353.227.335.40710.1618.511.824.5419.5638.31
1983Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl473b2348000000000101000.000.000.000.000009.000.000.000.0000.0011.110.000.000.000.00
1984Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle263b2412643964116193740323273327013.264.314.369.68316229483.298.105.180.3096.6315.112.281.4562.7125.00
1985Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle263b251616067216626320872348120017317.274.324.426.75025849662.309.152.229.3317.2518.132.503.0230.3029.52
1986Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle263b261585838316830417802156137011515.288.350.441.79125751641.351.153.250.3508.7421.372.452.6534.2930.36
1987Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle263b27155540731622643269237573302219.300.387.541.92829262620.297.241.378.39912.1011.770.975.1616.8838.27
1988Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle263b28152552591332509492348101105212.241.300.335.63518534606.277.094.179.2897.9216.672.101.4961.3325.56
1989Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle263b29147519491412651364256290308315.272.348.416.76421644592.302.144.258.34410.4715.201.452.2039.9231.21
1990Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle263b-1b30155553771622441475146358224620.293.365.427.79223642624.305.134.242.35510.109.290.922.2439.5025.93
1991Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle261b316623114549142401163220027.234.289.333.6227714249.256.099.165.2826.4312.852.001.6157.7525.93
1991Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak263b3156188144012002020112210416.213.255.277.5325212204.235.064.133.2405.3910.782.000.000.0030.00
1979Totals for AL-AL         1224192894211444212754304313.224.274.308.58212926453.247.084.150.2625.9611.922.000.88104.7527.66
1992Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle263b32120291307670436032854134213.261.324.326.6509511327.304.065.151.2998.5616.511.931.2272.7514.47
MLB Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter13114520535122020424120545162543976416104226138.270.334.405.73918323485027.299.135.231.0008.7315.201.742.3937.6728.52
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter59221983306501341389384101921444018615110.296.361.490.85110772362451.333.194.288.0008.7317.952.063.6324.7036.31
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter267990162304535431582610120862560.307.373.501.8744961011104.351.194.292.0009.1518.842.063.8923.0233.22
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter143515591492832482043710951350.289.341.495.83625555561.325.206.270.0006.6019.432.954.2821.4636.91
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter132496821474041910844539562500.296.368.508.87625263562.331.212.319.0009.4316.901.793.3826.1142.86
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter50197275013133645232811200.254.332.376.7087417224.280.122.234.00010.2712.501.221.3465.6734.00
Cleveland Indians Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter1240431452111781922412052414254287381593825131.273.338.412.75017783364804.303.139.236.0008.9115.361.722.5035.9528.52
Oakland Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter56188144012002020112210416.213.255.277.5325212204.235.064.133.0005.3910.782.000.000.0030.00
Atlanta Braves Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1518020001000401001.111.111.111.2222019.143.000.000.0000.0021.050.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162559661512531567235494215317.270.334.405.73922643621.299.135.231.0008.7315.201.742.3937.6728.52
Average Minor - Per 162 games1626019017837424105355912052430.296.361.490.85129565671.333.194.288.0008.7317.952.063.6324.7036.31

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1979Gulf Coast Braves GCLRkatl19OF36--657417672.9472.00------4285.766.7
1979Kingsport Braves AppRkatl19OF8--9---991.0001.13------8100.011.4
1980Anderson Braves SALAatl20OF113--214992232223.9611.97------13285.680.7
1980Anderson Braves SALAatl203B10--521142726.9632.60------1327.67.1
1980Savannah Braves SouAAatl203B1---2--221.0002.00------333.30.7
1981Savannah Braves SouAAatl213B137--992323018361331.9172.42------14097.997.9
1981Savannah Braves SouAAatl21OF3--4-1-54.8001.33------1402.12.1
1981Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl213B3--34-1771.0002.33------1127.32.8
1982Richmond Braves ILAAAatl223B131--832291922331312.9432.38------13497.894.2
1983Richmond Braves ILAAAatl233B132--622471817327309.9452.34------13399.295.0
1983Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl233B2---2--221.0001.00------450.01.2
1984Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle243B126--861871417287273.9512.17------126100.077.8
1984Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle24SS1---1--111.0001.00------1260.80.6
1985Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle253B161--1143191926452433.9582.69------161100.099.4
1985Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle252B1---------------1610.60.6
1986Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle263B158--1092922524426401.9412.54------158100.097.5
1987Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle273B144--1342542219410388.9462.69------15592.988.9
1987Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle271B7--587-565651.0009.29------1554.54.3
1987Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle27DH4---------------1552.62.5
1988Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle283B151--992981023407397.9752.63------15299.393.2
1989Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle293B144--922681715377360.9552.50------14798.088.9
1989Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29DH3---------------1472.01.9
1990Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle303B99--44158414206202.9812.04------15563.961.1
1990Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle301B78--58428261614612.9977.85------15550.348.1
1991Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle311B55--37932527416411.9887.47------6683.334.0
1991Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak313B52--387229112110.9822.12------5692.932.1
1991Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle313B15--1129-340401.0002.67------6622.79.3
1991Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak311B3--253-328281.0009.33------565.41.9
1992Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle323B111--461751017231221.9571.99------12092.568.5
1992Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle321B10--452-747471.0004.70------1208.36.2
MLB Totals for 3B - 11 season(s)-   3B1166--776205812316829572834.9582.43------11660.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 4 season(s)-   1B153--109172710311701163.9947.60------1530.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 2 season(s)-   DH7---------------70.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B1---------------10.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS1---1--111.0001.00------10.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B263--1454763739658621.9442.36------2630.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B138--992343018363333.9172.41------1380.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF3--4-1-54.8001.33------30.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF113--214992232223.9611.97------1130.00.0
A Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B10--521142726.9632.60------100.00.0
Rk Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF44--747418581.9531.84------440.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1979Gulf Coast Braves GCLRkatl19---------36-
1979Kingsport Braves AppRkatl19---------8-
1980Anderson Braves SALAatl20-----10---113-
1980Savannah Braves SouAAatl20-----1-----
1981Savannah Braves SouAAatl21-----137---3-
1981Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl21-----3-----
1982Richmond Braves ILAAAatl22-----131-----
1983Richmond Braves ILAAAatl23-----132-----
1983Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl23-----2-----
1984Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle24----1126-----
1985Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25---1-161-----
1986Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26-----158-----
1987Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle27--7--144----4
1988Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle28-----151-----
1989Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29-----144----3
1990Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle30--78--99-----
1991Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle31--55--15-----
1991Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak31--3--52-----
1992Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle32--10--111-----

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2001Louisville RiverBatsILAAAMinorcin41Hitting Coach1448460.583--1Dave MileyCo-League Champions (Wilkes-Barre)
2002Louisville BatsILAAAMinorcin42Hitting Coach1447965.5492.02Dave Miley
2005Texas RangersALMLBMLBtex45Minor League Hitting coordinator1627983.48816.03Buck Showalter-
2007Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin47Hitting Coach1627290.44413.05Jerry Narron,Pete Mackanin
2008Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin48Hitting Coach1627488.45723.55Dusty Baker
2009Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin49Hitting Coach1627884.48113.05Dusty Baker
2010Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin50Hitting Coach1629171.562--1Dusty BakerLost in 1st Round (Phillies)
2011Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin51Hitting Coach1627983.48817.03Dusty Baker
2012Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin52Hitting Coach1629765.599--1Dusty BakerLost in 1st Round (Giants)
2013Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin53Hitting Coach1629072.5567.03Dusty BakerLost NL Wild-Card Game (Pirates)
2015Toronto Blue JaysALMLBMLBtor55Hitting Coach1629369.574--1John GibbonsLost in ALCS (Royals)
2016Toronto Blue JaysALMLBMLBtor56Hitting Coach1628973.5494.03John GibbonsLost in ALCS (Indians)
2017Toronto Blue JaysALMLBMLBtor57Hitting Coach1627686.46917.04John Gibbons
2018Toronto Blue JaysALMLBMLBtor58Hitting Coach1617388.45334.54John Gibbons
* 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 [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1986American League Player of the Week (September 22-September 28)1
1990AL Player of the Month (June)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1992-10-29Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1992-01-27ContractSigned as Free Agent by Indians. 
1991-11-06Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1991-07-26TradeTraded by Indians to Athletics for Apolinar Garcia and Lee Tinsley. 
1983-10-21TradeTraded by Braves with Brett Butler, Rick Behenna and Cash to Indians for Len Barker. 
* 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
1985Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll25140,000-4551724370,78060,000140,000
1986Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll26437,500-270562++386,34760,000577,500
1987Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll27612,500-173576++344,90660,0001,190,000
1988Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll28812,500-135481++392,10762,5002,002,500
1989Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll29962,500-114286++429,80262,5002,965,000
1990Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll30987,500-150379++515,727100,0003,952,500
1991Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll311,150,000-190674++742,231100,0005,102,500
1991Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll311,150,000-1901474++742,231100,0005,102,500
1992Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll32550,000-345258962,245109,0005,652,500
* 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