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Mike JonesHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1977-1990 MLB Years: 1980-1985
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1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsP-306Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMichael Carl Jones
Height6-6Weight215BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateJuly 30,1959 [58.210]PlacePenfield,New York
High SchoolPittsford Sutherland (Pittsford,NY)

DraftedSelected by the San Francisco Giants in the 1st round (12th overall) of the 1982 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Kansas City Royals in the 1st round (21st overall) of the 1977 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutSeptember 6,1980 [21.038]
OrganizationsKCA [8] BAL [2] ATL [1] CIN [1] MON [1] Awards0Awards Voting1-8
TBC Player ID13458Retrosheet IDjonem001MLBAM ID116711
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts45Walks38Hittable56SO/BB38vsPower56Hitting3Durability64Team.529Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1977Gulf Coast RoyalsGCLRkkca-ST17512.45880400055.0411915043523101.536.71--7.048.511.21.833-
1977Daytona IslandersFSLA+kca-ST17102.5711000007.06220352001.297.71--3.866.431.671.000-
1977Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0612.47990400062.0472117046575101.506.82--6.688.271.24.857-
1978Fort Myers RoyalsFSLA+kca-ST181393.67252509400169.0150806951171187001.587.990.276.236.281.01.591-
1979Jacksonville SunsSouAAkca-ST199134.10262608200167.014292761310011616001.457.650.705.396.251.16.409-
1980Jacksonville SunsSouAAkca-ST201363.87242406200158.0152796815831163001.498.660.854.736.611.40.684-
1980Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca50S/R200111.5731200104.26760520002.3611.57--9.643.860.40.0005.11
1981Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-ST211172.96202007100134.010255448791010001.356.850.545.316.781.28.611-
1981Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca40ST21633.2112111000075.2743027728291021.358.800.833.333.451.04.6674.23
1983Fort Myers RoyalsFSLA+kca-ST23583.26181804000116.01354742631683001.4310.470.472.415.282.19.385-
1984Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca17S/R24234.89231211008081.08648441036432011.519.561.114.004.781.19.4004.68
1985Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca17Rel25334.78331320016064.0624034639321001.588.720.845.484.500.82.5004.73
1986Richmond BravesILAAAatl-S/R26764.99252146030119.012776661366665001.629.610.984.994.991.00.538-
1987Burlington ExposMidwAmon-ST27341.52880210059.0532010019314001.218.04--2.884.701.63.429-
1987Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-S/R27314.7215411005126.2311714015162001.7210.46--5.065.401.07.750-
1987Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--S/R0652.51231211215185.1843724034476001.378.79--3.564.921.38.545-
1988Nashville SoundsAmerAAAcin-Rel28542.54354311114263.2462118532413001.236.500.714.525.801.28.556-
1989Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-S/R29973.353117142072129.012765481242803001.318.860.842.935.581.90.563-
1990Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-S/R30236.00853002030.0362320614271001.6710.801.804.208.101.93.400-
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter11104.4371254600250224.0228125111231081064031.499.110.924.314.230.98.5241.86
Minor League Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter86693.592441816349113151232.211485964928364483752101.458.380.614.706.111.30.555-
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter37283.761347163162315501.04692572104424833114001.438.400.794.445.931.33.569-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter22193.995050014400325.02941711442818323219001.478.140.785.076.421.27.537-
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter19173.484444013400292.02911291131115119112001.518.970.344.655.891.26.528-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter341.52880210059.0532010019314001.218.04--2.884.701.63.429-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter512.45880400055.0411915043523101.536.71--7.048.511.21.833-
Kansas City Royals Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter11104.4371254600250224.0228125111231081064031.499.110.924.314.230.98.524-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings11104.4369244500240220.0223122108221051034031.499.110.924.314.230.98.5241.86
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings15123.594432129261220.020510688151151499001.458.380.614.706.111.30.556-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1986Richmond BravesILAAAatl-p26252000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1987Burlington ExposMidwAmon-p27813020000000301000.154.154.154.3082014.200.000.000.1380.0021.430.000.000.000.00
1988Nashville SoundsAmerAAAcin-p28353000000000300000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter7718020000000801000.111.111.111.2222019.200.000.000.0000.0042.110.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter605000000000500000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter813020000000301000.154.154.154.3082014.200.000.000.0000.0021.430.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games162380400000001702000.111.111.111.2224040.200.000.000.0000.0042.110.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Fort Myers Royals FSLA+kca18P25--1231614943.8781.72------25100.018.2
1979Jacksonville Suns SouAAkca19P26--1214--26261.0001.00------26100.018.4
1980Jacksonville Suns SouAAkca20P24--684-1814.7780.58------24100.016.7
1980Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca20P3-4-------------3100.01.9
1981Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca21P20--216312118.8570.90------20100.014.7
1981Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca21P12-75314--17171.0001.420.23-----12100.011.7
1983Fort Myers Royals FSLA+kca23P18--7211-2928.9661.56------18100.014.2
1984Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca24P23-8127--991.0000.390.11-----23100.014.2
1985Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca25P33-6468--14141.0000.420.22-----33100.020.4
1986Richmond Braves ILAAAatl26P25--520212725.9261.00------25100.017.9
1987Burlington Expos MidwAmon27P8--213-115151.0001.88------8100.05.8
1987Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon27P15--14-1551.0000.33------15100.010.9
1988Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcin28P35--410--14141.0000.40------35100.024.6
1989Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal29P31--310111413.9290.42------31100.021.4
1990Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal30P8--11--221.0000.25------8100.05.5
MLB Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P71-2241129--40401.0000.560.18-----710.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 6 season(s)-   P134--1661648377.9280.57------1340.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P50--18224-4440.9090.80------500.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P43--1952717871.9101.65------430.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P8--213-115151.0001.88------80.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Fort Myers Royals FSLA+kca1825----------
1979Jacksonville Suns SouAAkca1926----------
1980Jacksonville Suns SouAAkca2024----------
1980Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca203----------
1981Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca2120----------
1981Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca2112----------
1983Fort Myers Royals FSLA+kca2318----------
1984Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca2423----------
1985Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca2533----------
1986Richmond Braves ILAAAatl2625----------
1987Burlington Expos MidwAmon278----------
1987Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon2715----------
1988Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcin2835----------
1989Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal2931----------
1990Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal308----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1981Kansas City RoyalsDiv SeriesMLB21012.451007.1920201.2711.050.000.002.4500.00.000
1984Kansas City RoyalsChamp. SeriesMLB24006.751001.1110000.916.750.000.000.0000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs012.4510100007.3902002001.2311.050.000.002.4500.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs006.7510100001.3101000000.756.750.000.000.0000.00.000

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
1986-03-28Released by Royals. 
* 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
1985Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll25100,000-5022217370,78060,000100,000
* 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