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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Lynn Morris Jones
Stat Years
1971-1986  [mlb] 1979-1986
Height/Weight
5-9 / 175
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
OF (595) ... DH (28) ... P (11) ... 2B (2)
Draft Position
OF
Born Date/Place
High School
None listed
Colleges
Thiel College (Greenville, Pennsylvania)
Draft
Selected by the Cincinnati Reds in Round #10 (#239 overall) of the 1974 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1979-04-13 - Boxscore  (Age: 26.102)
Service Time
Organizations
DET [5] KCA [3] CIN [2]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 13455 ... retro id: jonel001 ... mlbam id: 116707
Relations
Brother of Darryl Jones
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1971AuburnSECNCAA-1------18of------08110000000000000.125.000.125.125010.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1972AuburnSECNCAA-1------19of------09530002200000000.333.000.333.333030.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1973AuburnSECNCAA-1------20of------0745180008100000000.243.000.243.2430180.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1974SeattleNwstA-----21of---1762825374152237000000000.262.262.351.6132829919.000.089.0000.000.000.00141.00.7125.7
    1975EugeneNwstA-----22of---26221153711331363000000000.336.336.611.94721112929.000.275.0000.000.000.0016.26.1640.8
    1975Three RiversEastAA----22of---253141122931114000000000.206.206.262.468141375.000.056.0000.000.000.00141.00.7117.2
    1976Three RiversEastAA----23of---313141841105170236000000000.251.251.306.55741812819.000.055.0000.000.000.00209.00.4818.1
    1977Trois-Rivieres AiglesEastAAcin-24of---4943244987142532158313777200.269.343.370.71337112021.219.101.2898.369.971.1964.81.3524.1
    1978Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAcin-25of---512648281158284962209394281200.328.386.459.84553222141.234.131.3447.337.891.0853.61.6926.0
    1979Detroit TigersALMLBdet3526ofL-S-E-P69521333638042696172211105.296.349.390.7392338312.188.094.3147.309.441.2953.21.7219.0
    1980Evansville TripletsAmerAAAdet-27of---73412110334001122141822000.273.358.306.664139374.149.033.32010.0712.951.290.00.0012.1
    1980Detroit TigersALMLBdet3527ofL-S-E-P7305591422061010500103.255.364.364.72866204.309.109.27515.157.580.500.00.0028.6
    1981Detroit TigersALMLBdet3528ofL-S-E-P87117419455021912181012216.259.328.322.650197567.161.063.2629.145.080.5687.01.0215.6
    1982Detroit TigersALMLBdet3529ofL-S-E-P9581391531310140271403102.223.259.259.518150364.072.036.2464.679.332.000.00.0012.9
    1983Detroit TigersALMLBdet3530ofL-S-E-P1049649171206103603001.266.299.344.64370223.141.078.2934.298.572.000.00.0017.6
    1984Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-31of-p---1117638166013028810000.254.347.397.74472257.238.143.27811.1111.111.0063.01.3943.8
    1984Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca3531ofL-S-E-P1147103113160110134910104.301.330.388.718109407.107.087.3193.678.262.25103.00.9222.6
    1985Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca3532ofL-S-E-P12110152123270090181534206.211.261.257.518169397.092.046.2304.738.881.880.00.0021.9
    1986Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca3533ofL-S-E-P136747162001006501002.128.226.170.3965482.170.042.14311.119.260.830.00.0033.3
    MLB Totals (8 yrs)527947109239345791131473866148129.252.308.321.629104830446.145.069.2696.978.211.18135.30.6719.2
    American League Totals (8 yrs)527947109239345791131473866148129.252.308.321.629104830446.145.069.2696.978.211.18135.30.6719.2
    Minor League Totals593204230757310012332583721921051810400.281.317.390.7072166796145.162.109.2834.254.851.1461.91.5225.3
    Minor: A- Totals13849310614528515100000000000.294.294.462.75649322848.168.168.2720.000.000.0032.93.0433.1
    Minor: AA Totals278883102221343882158313777200.250.281.323.60493028545.116.073.2543.333.981.19110.40.8620.4
    Minor: AAA Totals17766699207384107622136168113200.311.377.425.80274328352.219.114.3348.219.151.1166.61.3525.1
    Detroit Tigers Totals (5 yrs)3036458517019567112105557295117.264.321.336.65771621730.161.072.2797.687.961.04107.50.8417.6
    Kansas City Royals Totals (3 yrs)2243022469150120141829453012.228.278.288.5663328716.109.060.2475.428.731.61302.00.3023.2
    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 Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1984Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-311---453.4411115100073.1653928827383031.257.980.983.314.664.791.41.444
    1984Minor Totals: KCAbyYearAAA----311---453.4511115100073.3653928827383031.268.000.983.324.684.801.41.444
    Minor League Totals453.4511115100073.3653928827383031.268.000.983.324.684.801.41.444
    Minor: AAA Totals453.4511115100073.3653928827383031.268.000.983.324.684.801.41.444
    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. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1978Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAA252B100.01300441.0004.000.000.70.84
    1978Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAA25OF12400.02451133259256.9882.100.0091.998.41
    1979Detroit TigersALMLB26OF8400.0142331148145.9801.700.0052.288.44
    1979Detroit TigersALMLB26DH600.0000000.0000.000.003.76.38
    1980Detroit TigersALMLB27OF1700.03100031311.0001.800.0010.556.710
    1980Detroit TigersALMLB27DH600.0000000.0000.000.003.720.08
    1981Detroit TigersALMLB28OF6000.0855129190.9891.500.0055.084.54
    1981Detroit TigersALMLB28DH400.0000000.0000.000.003.75.68
    1982Detroit TigersALMLB29OF5600.08630289891.0001.600.0034.696.65
    1982Detroit TigersALMLB29DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.711
    1983Detroit TigersALMLB30OF3100.0282103130.9681.000.0019.163.35
    1983Detroit TigersALMLB30DH600.0000000.0000.000.003.712.27
    1984Omaha RoyalsAmerAAA31OF1600.03800038381.0002.400.0010.494.16
    1984Omaha RoyalsAmerAAA31P1100.039201412.8571.100.007.164.714
    1984Kansas City RoyalsALMLB31OF4500.0510205351.9621.100.0027.895.74
    1985Kansas City RoyalsALMLB32OF10000.0115221119117.9831.200.0061.790.94
    1985Kansas City RoyalsALMLB32DH200.0000000.0000.000.001.21.84
    1986Kansas City RoyalsALMLB332B100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.55
    1986Kansas City RoyalsALMLB33OF6200.0340103534.9710.500.0038.392.55
    1986Kansas City RoyalsALMLB33DH300.0000000.0000.000.001.94.56
    MLB Totals - (2B)100000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)4550057215106597587.9831.300.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)2800000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (2B)1001300441.0004.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (OF)140002831133297294.9902.100.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)110039201412.8571.100.000.00.00
    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 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
    1978Minor---1-----124-
    1979MLB---------846
    1980MLB---------176
    1981MLB---------604
    1982MLB---------561
    1983MLB---------316
    1984MLB---------45-
    1984Minor11--------16-
    1985MLB---------1002
    1986MLB---1-----623
    Totals11--2-----59528