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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Robert Oliver Jones
Stat Years
1967-1987  [mlb] 1974-1986
Height/Weight
6-2 / 195
Bats/Throws
Left / Left
Positions
OF (405) ... 1B (120) ... DH (34)
Draft Position
1B
Born Date/Place
1949-10-11 in Elkton, Maryland   [70.302]
High School
Dawson County (Dawsonville,GA)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the Washington Senators II in Round #36 (#665 overall) of the 1967 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase) 3 Draft Instances
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1974-10-01 - Boxscore  (Age: 24.355)
Service Time
Organizations
TEX [9] CAL [3]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 13424 ... retro id: joneb001 ... mlbam id: 116719
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1967GenevaNYPLA-----17of---119605132102000000000.217.217.283.50060173.000.066.0000.000.000.000.00.0023.1
    1968SalisburyWcarA----18of---21023543387115539000000000.246.246.347.59335412321.000.101.0000.000.000.0070.81.4124.1
    1969ShelbyWcarA----19of---320749203017000000000.270.270.351.62174264.000.081.0000.000.000.0074.01.3520.0
    1969BurlingtonCaroA+----19of---3391117221016000000000.198.198.234.432111262.000.036.0000.000.000.00111.00.909.1
    1971AndersonWcarA----21of---4116424821361952377000000000.321.321.552.87342423447.000.231.0000.000.000.0018.45.4234.6
    1972DenverAmerAAA----22of---51183454699156546000000000.287.287.409.69634514126.000.122.0000.000.000.0069.01.4526.3
    1973SpokanePCLAAA----23of---612143757121257971000000000.277.277.428.70543718741.000.151.0000.000.000.0048.62.0633.9
    1974SpokanePCLAAA----24of---7131466871401851691000000000.300.300.464.76446621639.000.164.0000.000.000.0029.13.4327.9
    1974Texas RangersALMLBtex824ofL-S-E-P725000000000100000.000.000.000.000500.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.00.000.0
    1975SpokanePCLAAA----25of---8109404691121261767000000000.277.277.463.74040418735.000.186.0000.000.000.0023.84.2131.2
    1975Texas RangersALMLBtex825ofL-S-E-P8911210000003300000.091.286.091.3771410.273.000.12521.4321.431.000.00.000.0
    1976SacramentoPCLAAA----26of---926931633521029000000000.355.355.7741.129937217.000.419.0000.000.000.009.310.7551.5
    1976California AngelsALMLBcal9,1826ofL-S-E-P97816622356061730143014235.211.273.355.6281875912.247.144.2207.4916.042.1427.73.2134.3
    1977Salt Lake GullsPCLAAAcal-27of---1094353711202810188533357110700.340.394.6291.02339622256.388.289.3768.8417.932.0319.64.5546.7
    1977California AngelsALMLBcal1827dhL-S-E-P101417330013004500101.176.318.353.6712261.412.177.16718.1822.731.2517.04.5533.3
    1978Salt Lake GullsPCLAAAcal-28of---111224607914131614102114770401000.307.369.491.86052122651.287.184.3299.0213.441.4932.92.6936.2
    1979Chunichi---Intl----29of---1211036748105001656000000000.286.286.417.7033671530.000.131.0000.000.000.0022.94.360.0
    1980Chunichi---Intl----30of---136417805000419000000000.281.281.348.629178620.000.067.0000.000.000.0044.52.250.0
    1981Wichita AerosAmerAAAtex-31of---1411735253111153207295567530730.315.407.545.95241819238.401.230.34513.4017.941.3417.64.7834.2
    1981Texas RangersALMLBtex2731ofL-S-E-P141034491037011700000.265.286.559.84535194.294.294.2502.8620.007.0011.38.5744.4
    1982Denver BearsAmerAAAtex-32of---15822614483195125112394271310.318.416.567.98331114836.395.249.33812.5413.501.0821.83.8643.4
    1983Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-331b---1646171256114342901191811310.357.418.544.9621959321.292.187.3759.749.230.9542.82.0534.4
    1983Texas RangersALMLBtex633of-dhL-S-E-P164172516401110251720212.222.284.319.60381235.139.097.2686.1720.993.4072.01.2331.2
    1984Texas RangersALMLBtex2134of-1bL-S-E-P176414314374042211101910210.259.308.371.679156538.182.112.2706.4112.181.9035.82.5621.6
    1985Texas RangersALMLBtex635ofL-S-E-P188313414302052310113010211.224.284.351.635148477.216.127.2487.4320.272.7326.83.3823.3
    1986Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-361b---1990318318016165002466010660.252.342.365.70737111623.252.113.28712.4016.171.3053.01.6228.8
    1986Texas RangersALMLBtex636ofL-S-E-P191321120003002500000.095.174.095.2692320.095.000.1258.7021.742.500.00.000.0
    1987Tulsa DrillersTexAAtex-37of---206517820548092631293840100.303.410.500.9102128917.371.197.34113.6817.921.3119.84.2531.5
    MLB Totals (9 yrs)314603651331702086545011754969.221.282.348.63067121037.212.127.2387.4517.442.3430.12.9827.8
    American League Totals (9 yrs)314603651331702086545011754969.221.282.348.63067121037.212.127.2387.4517.442.3430.12.9827.8
    Minor League Totals14174861734143324265170850171527137421237110.295.332.476.80851922315477.238.181.2905.227.201.3828.63.2733.3
    Minor: Intl Totals17454548155002075000000000.284.284.394.67854521520.110.110.2570.000.000.0027.23.6712.9
    Minor: A- Totals19605132102000000000.217.217.283.50060173.067.066.2170.000.000.000.00.0023.1
    Minor: A Totals238852124243331029123000000000.285.285.450.73585238372.164.165.2600.000.000.0029.43.4029.6
    Minor: A+ Totals391117221016000000000.198.198.234.432111262.036.036.1910.000.000.00111.00.909.1
    Minor: AA Totals6517820548092631293840100.303.410.500.9102128917.371.197.34113.6817.921.3119.84.2531.5
    Minor: AAA Totals10563660578110119854131693141424233617236110.301.344.492.83639571800383.257.191.3006.128.491.3927.93.3134.8
    Texas Rangers Totals (7 yrs)2224204095110136624328240633.226.284.345.62946214524.190.119.2486.9317.752.5632.32.8125.3
    California Angels Totals (2 yrs)9218325386072030183514336.208.278.355.6332096513.262.147.2158.6116.751.9426.13.3534.2
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1974Texas RangersALMLB24OF200.05000551.0002.500.001.3100.08
    1975Texas RangersALMLB25OF500.06000661.0001.200.003.155.69
    1975Texas RangersALMLB25DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.611.112
    1976California AngelsALMLB26OF6200.098610105104.9901.700.0038.379.56
    1976California AngelsALMLB26DH200.0000000.0000.000.001.22.613
    1977California AngelsALMLB27DH600.0000000.0000.000.003.742.98
    1978Salt Lake GullsPCLAAA281B1900.016310319176173.9839.100.0013.915.62
    1978Salt Lake GullsPCLAAA28OF9000.0181320186184.9892.000.0065.773.81
    1981Wichita AerosAmerAAA311B2500.021411125226225.9969.000.0018.521.42
    1981Wichita AerosAmerAAA31OF7100.0118811127126.9921.800.0052.660.73
    1981Texas RangersALMLB31OF1000.02040024241.0002.400.009.5100.06
    1982Denver BearsAmerAAA32OF7700.0120522127125.9841.600.0057.093.93
    1983Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAA331B2900.026822230292290.99310.000.0021.563.02
    1983Texas RangersALMLB331B100.0000000.0000.000.000.62.46
    1983Texas RangersALMLB33OF1100.02400024241.0002.200.006.826.86
    1983Texas RangersALMLB33DH1100.0000000.0000.000.006.826.84
    1984Texas RangersALMLB341B1500.097517103102.9906.800.009.323.42
    1984Texas RangersALMLB34OF2200.04220144441.0002.000.0013.734.46
    1984Texas RangersALMLB34DH400.0000000.0000.000.002.56.38
    1985Texas RangersALMLB351B400.01400114141.0003.500.002.54.83
    1985Texas RangersALMLB35OF3000.03000030301.0001.000.0018.636.16
    1985Texas RangersALMLB35DH1000.0000000.0000.000.006.212.05
    1986Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAA361B2400.020716225225223.9919.300.0016.926.72
    1986Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAA36OF600.01500015151.0002.500.004.26.77
    1986Texas RangersALMLB361B200.01910220201.00010.000.001.215.43
    1986Texas RangersALMLB36OF900.0100101110.9091.100.005.669.28
    1987Tulsa DrillersTexAA371B100.02000221.0002.000.000.71.55
    1987Tulsa DrillersTexAA37OF1000.01500015151.0001.500.007.415.47
    MLB Totals - (1B)22001306110137136.9936.200.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)151002351221249247.9921.600.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)3400000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (1B)970085259899919911.9919.400.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (OF)244004341653455450.9891.800.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (1B)1002000221.0002.000.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (OF)10001500015151.0001.500.000.00.00
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    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1974MLB---------2-
    1975MLB---------51
    1976MLB---------622
    1977MLB----------6
    1978Minor--19------90-
    1981MLB---------10-
    1981Minor--25------71-
    1982Minor---------77-
    1983MLB--1------1111
    1983Minor--29--------
    1984MLB--15------224
    1985MLB--4------3010
    1986MLB--2------9-
    1986Minor--24------6-
    1987Minor--1------10-
    Totals--120------40534