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Ross JonesTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1979-1989 MLB Years: 1984-1987
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1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsSS-597, 2B-241, OF-62, 3B-54, 1B-14, DH-1Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRoss A. Jones
Height6-2Weight185BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJanuary 14,1960 [58.102]PlaceMiami,Florida
High SchoolHialeah (Hialeah,FL)
CollegeUniversity of Miami (Miami,FL)

DraftedSelected by the Los Angeles Dodgers [Team Picks] in the 1st round (9th overall) of the 1980 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutApril 2,1984 [24.079]
OrganizationsLAN [4] NYN [2] SEA [2] KCA [1] MON [1] NYA [1] OAK [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID13468Retrosheet IDjoner001MLBAM ID116722
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed41Power47Contact46XBH44RBIs46Runs40Hitting51Durability63Team.508Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1979MiamiCollegeSoss1951125283711021873212600000.296.397.432.8295413146.361.136.336.37714.3817.811.241.3762.5035.14
1980MiamiCollegeJrss20712437082135659218623600000.337.472.506.97812324305.378.169.477.44120.3311.800.581.9740.5029.27
1980Vero Beach DodgersFSLA+lan-ss2070233355914343783404933500.253.363.391.7549121284.297.138.330.34414.0817.251.231.4158.2535.59
1981San Antonio DodgersTexAAlan-ss211294447511817254364439439200.266.333.347.68015424501.326.081.182.3178.5818.762.191.0088.8020.34
1982Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-2b2212845984132193974756187210510.288.370.401.77118431537.334.113.251.34911.3616.201.431.6851.0023.48
1983Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-ss2313146967128188356175568327100.273.352.365.71717129535.326.092.237.32910.4715.511.480.56156.3322.66
1984Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-ss2495290356414054063487314510.221.328.321.6499319348.272.100.276.30213.7920.981.521.4458.0029.69
1984New York MetsNLMLBnyn21ss241710211001003400000.100.308.200.5082113.167.100.400.26323.0830.771.330.000.00100.00
1985Jackson MetsTexAAnyn-ss25196349100602121800010.143.280.159.43910175.200.016.175.21916.0024.001.500.000.0011.11
1985Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-of2550821419201300192212000.232.382.293.675243104.305.061.293.32518.2721.151.160.9682.0015.79
1985Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         691451828301902314012010.193.339.234.573344179.260.041.241.28117.3222.351.290.56145.0014.29
1986Chattanooga LookoutsSouAAsea-ss267023041729254226273415400.313.382.435.81710016267.344.122.222.36510.1112.731.261.8746.0022.22
1986Calgary CannonsPCLAAAsea-2b-ss2653187234912142432212401110.262.335.401.7367517210.281.139.257.32910.0011.431.141.9046.7534.69
1986Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1234176412121396658485816510.290.361.420.78117533477.315.130.237.34910.0612.161.211.8946.3327.27
1986Seattle MarinersALMLBsea2ss-2b261121020000010400000.095.095.095.1902021.118.000-.048.0860.0019.050.000.000.000.00
1987Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-ss2752181255710122332173110100.315.375.414.7897513200.369.099.199.3518.5015.501.821.0090.5022.81
1987Calgary CannonsPCLAAAsea-ss-2b2744163355210232345282401010.319.419.460.8797515192.360.141.307.38914.5812.500.861.5654.3328.85
1987Totals for AAA-AAA         963446010920354677455511110.317.396.436.83215028392.365.119.250.37011.4814.031.221.2868.8025.69
1987Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca3ss27391141029420101051511305.254.285.325.610376124.284.071.123.2684.0312.103.000.000.0020.69
1988Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak-ss28618020001102300000.111.200.111.3112020.133.000.167.16010.0015.001.500.000.000.00
1988Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-2b287224426579341912485022200.234.361.344.7058416298.276.110.303.32916.1116.781.041.3461.0028.07
1988Totals for AAA-AAA         7826226599342022505322200.225.351.328.6798616318.266.103.294.31915.7216.671.061.2665.5027.12
1989West Palm Beach ExposFSLA+mon-29422000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter671451232520111182311305.221.261.283.544417158.256.062.117.0005.0614.562.880.000.0021.88
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter96130654648181352545391583942259316442650.267.356.371.72711382053573.315.104.248.00011.8116.601.411.2668.1125.06
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter631209330956094183126342243003979271540.268.360.374.7347831432444.315.106.258.00012.2716.241.321.2767.5225.54
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter218737120199274109181282146414610.270.344.358.70226441843.322.088.194.0009.7317.321.781.1973.7020.60
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter112235355914343783405033500.251.360.387.7479121286.296.136.328.00013.9917.481.251.4058.7535.59
NCAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter122368981192458772811836200000.323.448.481.92917737451.372.158.429.00018.4013.750.751.7746.0031.09
Kansas City Royals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter391141029420101051511305.254.285.325.610376124.284.071.123.0004.0312.103.000.000.0020.69
Seattle Mariners Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1121020000010400000.095.095.095.1902021.118.000-.048.0000.0019.050.000.000.000.00
New York Mets Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1710211001003400000.100.308.200.5082113.167.100.400.00023.0830.771.330.000.00100.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1623512977125027221956227012.221.261.283.5449917382.256.062.117.0005.0614.562.880.000.0021.88
Average Minor - Per 162 games162517781382348661077110037410.267.356.371.72719235602.315.104.248.00011.8116.601.411.2668.1125.06

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1985Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-Rel250018.0010100101.04220000004.0036.00------0.00--
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0018.0010100101.04220000004.0036.00------0.00--
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0018.0010100101.04220000004.0036.00------0.00--
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings0018.002200220002200220.08804404400000004.0036.00------0.00--

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1980Vero Beach Dodgers FSLA+lan20SS69--1222151649353337.9554.88------7098.648.9
1981San Antonio Dodgers TexAAlan21SS129--1853283965552513.9293.98------129100.0189.7
1982Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan222B123--2653312176617596.9664.85------12896.186.0
1982Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan22SS5--819323027.9005.40------1283.93.5
1983Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan23SS122--1883883478610576.9444.72------13193.185.3
1983Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan232B12--29462117775.9746.25------1319.28.4
1984Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn24SS42--57122828187179.9574.26------9544.230.0
1984Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn243B21--829-137371.0001.76------9522.115.0
1984Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn242B20--34521168786.9894.30------9521.114.3
1984Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn24OF14--141--15151.0001.07------9514.710.0
1984Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn241B7--647-571711.00010.14------957.45.0
1984New York MetsNLMLBnyn24SS6---51165.8330.83------1735.33.7
1984New York MetsNLMLBnyn243B1---------------175.90.6
1984New York MetsNLMLBnyn242B1---2-1221.0002.00------175.90.6
1985Jackson Mets TexAAnyn25SS16--2541356966.9574.13------1984.211.8
1985Jackson Mets TexAAnyn253B1---31-43.7503.00------195.30.7
1985Jackson Mets TexAAnyn25OF1--1---111.0001.00------195.30.7
1985Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn25OF27--3812-4139.9511.44------5054.019.4
1985Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn253B6--372-1210.8331.67------5012.04.3
1985Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn252B6--1013-123231.0003.83------5012.04.3
1985Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn251B3--6--2661.0002.00------506.02.2
1985Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn25SS2---31-43.7501.50------504.01.4
1986Chattanooga Lookouts SouAAsea26SS67--93162928264255.9663.81------7095.747.2
1986Calgary Cannons PCLAAAsea262B24--4277218121119.9834.96------5345.316.8
1986Calgary Cannons PCLAAAsea26SS17--30551208685.9885.00------5332.111.9
1986Calgary Cannons PCLAAAsea263B13--324423127.8712.08------5324.59.1
1986Calgary Cannons PCLAAAsea26OF3--81--991.0003.00------535.72.1
1986Seattle MarinersALMLBsea26SS4--56-111111.0002.75------1136.42.5
1986Seattle MarinersALMLBsea262B3--12--331.0001.00------1127.31.9
1986Seattle MarinersALMLBsea263B2--33-1661.0003.00------1118.21.2
1986Seattle MarinersALMLBsea26DH1---------------119.10.6
1987Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca27SS50--74136918219210.9594.20------5296.235.7
1987Calgary Cannons PCLAAAsea27SS15--1932295351.9623.40------4434.110.6
1987Calgary Cannons PCLAAAsea272B11--2423274947.9594.27------4425.07.8
1987Calgary Cannons PCLAAAsea273B9--6161-2322.9572.44------4420.56.4
1987Calgary Cannons PCLAAAsea27OF6--9---991.0001.50------4413.64.3
1987Calgary Cannons PCLAAAsea271B3--282-230301.00010.00------446.82.1
1987Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca27OF2--2---221.0001.00------523.81.4
1987Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca273B1---2--221.0002.00------521.90.7
1987Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca27SS36--42109413155151.9744.19------3992.322.2
1987Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca272B3--42-2661.0002.00------397.71.9
1988Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya282B38--81116427201197.9805.18------7252.826.8
1988Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya28SS14--24522117876.9745.43------7219.49.9
1988Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya28OF9--2311-2524.9602.67------7212.56.3
1988Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak28SS3--764-1713.7654.33------650.02.1
1988Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya281B1--71-1881.0008.00------721.40.7
MLB Totals for SS - 3 season(s)-   SS46--47120515172167.9713.63------460.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 3 season(s)-   2B7--56-311111.0001.57------70.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B3--33-1661.0002.00------30.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH1---------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 7 season(s)-   SS270--4078136416612841220.9504.52------2700.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 7 season(s)-   2B234--4856583215611751143.9734.88------2340.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 5 season(s)-   OF61--9443-10198.9701.61------610.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 4 season(s)-   3B50--20787310598.9331.96------500.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 4 season(s)-   1B14--10510-101151151.0008.21------140.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 3 season(s)-   SS212--3035315198885834.9423.93------2120.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B1---31-43.7503.00------10.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS69--1222151649353337.9554.88------690.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1980Vero Beach Dodgers FSLA+lan20----69------
1981San Antonio Dodgers TexAAlan21----129------
1982Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan22---1235------
1983Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan23---12122------
1984Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn24--7204221---14-
1984New York MetsNLMLBnyn24---161-----
1985Jackson Mets TexAAnyn25----161---1-
1985Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn25--3626---27-
1986Chattanooga Lookouts SouAAsea26----67------
1986Calgary Cannons PCLAAAsea26---241713---3-
1986Seattle MarinersALMLBsea26---342----1
1987Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca27----501---2-
1987Calgary Cannons PCLAAAsea27--311159---6-
1987Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca27---336------
1988Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya28--13814----9-
1988Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak28----3------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2002University of Florida GatorsSECNCAACollege-42Assistant Coach302010.6675.02Pat McMahon#15 in Nation, CWS Regionals
2003University of Florida GatorsSECNCAACollege-43Assistant Coach291316.4485.53Pat McMahonCWS Regionals
2004University of Florida GatorsSECNCAACollege-44Assistant Coach301713.567--3Pat McMahonCWS Super Regionals, #16 in Nation
2005University of Florida GatorsSECNCAACollege-45Assistant Coach302010.667--1Pat McMahonCollege World Series Finalist, #2 in nation
2006University of Florida GatorsSECNCAACollege-46Assistant Coach301020.33310.06Pat McMahon-
2007University of Florida GatorsSECNCAACollege-47Assistant Coach301515.5007.03Pat McMahon
* 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

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1987-12-09ContractSigned as Free Agent by Athletics. 
1987-10-15Released by Royals. 
1987-06-04TradeTraded by Mariners to Royals for Ricky Rojas. 
1986-02-18ContractSigned as Free Agent by Mariners. 
1986-02-07Released by Mets. 
1983-12-08TradeTraded by Dodgers with Sid Fernandez to Mets for Bob Bailor and Carlos Diaz. 
* 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
1986Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll2660,000-61435-386,34760,00060,000
1987Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll2765,000-5012328344,90660,000125,000
* 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