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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Jeffrey William Kunkel
Stat Years
1981-1994  [mlb] 1984-1992
Height/Weight
6-2 / 190
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
SS (680) ... OF (141) ... 2B (132) ... 3B (67) ... 1B (50) ... DH (12) ... P (2)
Draft Position
SS
Born Date/Place
High School
Middletown South (Middletown,NJ)
Colleges
Rider University (Lawrenceville, New Jersey)
Draft
Selected by the Texas Rangers in Round #1 (#3 overall) of the 1983 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Dick Gernert
MLB Debut
1984-07-23 - Boxscore  (Age: 22.120)
Service Time
Organizations
TEX [8] CHN [1] DET [1] MIL [1] CLE [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 13994 ... retro id: kunkj001 ... mlbam id: 117364
Relations
Son of Bill Kunkel
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1981RiderECACNCAA-1------19ss-2b------3912319412132631161900000.333.000.439.4390546.252.106.0000.000.001.1941.00.0014.6
    1982RiderECACNCAA-1------20ss-2b------3412021437262764202600000.358.000.600.60007215.425.242.0000.000.001.3020.00.0034.9
    1983RiderECACNCAA-1------21ss-2bDR:1-3---391434857124637120201300000.399.000.664.66409522.490.265.0000.000.000.6523.80.0038.6
    1983Burlington RangersMidwAtex-21ss---1311222235716186011921100.287.302.508.8101276214.279.221.2960.7914.9619.0020.34.7240.0
    1983Tulsa DrillersTexAAtex-21ss---13713021371405254242430200.285.317.508.8251396619.269.223.3112.8817.276.0026.03.6051.3
    1984Tulsa DrillersTexAAtex-22ss---24717730561614227263240100.316.351.486.8371888621.232.170.3663.1917.025.3344.22.1337.5
    1984Texas RangersALMLBtex20,4622ssL-S-E-P250142132923374323513202.204.218.324.542150468.141.120.2451.3323.3317.5047.32.0027.6
    1985Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-23ss---39937040728654389208132500.195.239.289.52840010719.146.094.2325.0020.254.0574.01.2526.4
    1985Texas RangersALMLBtex2023ssL-S-E-P324110000000300000.250.250.250.500410.000.0001.0000.0075.000.000.00.000.0
    1986Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-24ss---41114095010016411511061810156400.244.282.384.66644215731.193.140.2964.0722.855.6137.22.4931.0
    1986Texas RangersALMLBtex2024ssL-S-E-P4813330012000200000.231.231.462.6931361.231.231.2000.0015.380.0013.07.6933.3
    1987Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-25ss-of---55819331499393424205850100.254.338.472.8102199121.311.218.3159.1326.482.9021.44.1142.9
    1987Texas RangersALMLBtex20252bL-S-E-P515321700120101011000.219.242.313.55534101.063.094.2860.0029.410.0032.02.9414.3
    1988Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-26ss---656203284411452172125000510.217.255.384.6392207820.251.167.2555.4522.734.1740.62.2745.5
    1988Texas RangersALMLBtex20262b-ssL-S-E-P6551541435832150143511115.227.250.357.6071615513.149.130.2802.4821.748.7577.01.2437.1
    1989Texas RangersALMLBtex2027ss-ofL-S-E-P71082933979212829322075310006.270.323.437.76032612831.239.167.3386.1323.013.7536.62.4539.2
    1990Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-28ss---8419081003000200000.421.421.474.8951991.053.053.4710.0010.530.000.00.0012.5
    1990Texas RangersALMLBtex2028ssL-S-E-P899200173411131721116625007.170.221.280.5012185615.170.110.2375.0530.286.0066.71.3844.1
    1992Denver ZephyrsAmerAAAmil-302b-of---975291448013495155125614410.275.302.440.74231212826.206.165.3093.8517.954.6732.32.8832.5
    1992Chicago CubsNLMLBchn1130ss-ofL-S-E-P92029042001000800001.138.138.207.3452962.069.069.1900.0027.590.000.00.0050.0
    1993Charlotte KnightsILAAAcle10311b-2b---101154306512134311461281310495000.281.316.451.76745719448.209.170.3492.8422.768.0039.12.4139.7
    1994Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-32ss---1110334646861711145215782351013.249.269.399.66836213829.217.150.2951.9322.6511.7131.53.0433.7
    MLB Totals (8 yrs)35786788192449187398372348203121.221.259.355.61493530871.178.134.2823.9625.036.3248.21.9337.0
    American League Totals (7 yrs)33783888188429187298372268203120.224.263.360.62390630269.181.136.2854.0824.946.1146.61.9936.7
    National League Totals (1 yrs)2029042001000800001.138.138.207.3452962.069.069.1900.0027.590.000.00.0050.0
    Minor League Totals736269037768814627763598243113609352324213.256.292.415.70728851116249.216.159.3023.9221.115.3935.42.6336.2
    Minor: A Totals311222235716186011921100.287.302.508.8101276214.279.221.2960.7914.9619.0020.34.7240.0
    Minor: AA Totals843075193301947114105670300.303.336.495.83132715240.248.192.3433.0617.135.6034.12.7543.0
    Minor: AAA Totals621226130456010925612946539102534262220213.248.286.399.6852431902195.208.151.2964.2021.975.2437.12.5134.8
    Texas Rangers Totals (7 yrs)33783888188429187298372268203120.224.263.360.62390630269.181.136.2854.0824.946.1146.61.9936.7
    Chicago Cubs Totals (1 yrs)2029042001000800001.138.138.207.3452962.069.069.1900.0027.590.000.00.0050.0
    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
    1988Texas RangersALMLBtex20261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf000.0010001101.00000010000.000.000.000.009.000.000.00.000
    1988MLB Totals: TEXbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf000.0010001101.00000010000.000.000.000.009.000.002.00.000
    1989Texas RangersALMLBtex20272Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0021.6010001101.24441300004.2021.605.4016.200.0021.600.00.000
    1989MLB Totals: TEXbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0030.0010001101.74441300005.8330.007.5022.500.0030.000.00.000
    1992Denver ZephyrsAmerAAAmil-303---000.0010001101.00000000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.00.000
    1992Minor Totals: MILbyYearAAA----301---000.0010001101.00000000000.000.000.000.000.000.002.00.000
    1994Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-324---000.0010000103.02000120001.006.000.003.006.000.002.00.000
    1994Minor Totals: DETbyYearAAA----321---000.0010000103.02000120001.006.000.003.006.000.002.00.000
    MLB Totals (2 yrs)0016.3620002202.74441310003.1816.364.0912.274.0916.360.33.000
    American League Totals (2 yrs)0016.3620002202.74441310003.1816.364.0912.274.0916.360.33.000
    Minor League Totals000.0020001204.02000120000.754.500.002.254.500.002.00.000
    Minor: AAA Totals000.0020001204.02000120000.754.500.002.254.500.002.00.000
    Texas Rangers Totals (2 yrs)0016.3620002202.74441310003.1816.364.0912.274.0916.360.33.000
    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
    1983Burlington RangersMidwA21SS3000.038881317139126.9064.200.0021.696.83
    1983Tulsa DrillersTexAA21SS3500.068106928183174.9515.000.0025.794.63
    1984Tulsa DrillersTexAA22SS3700.0641031630183167.9134.500.0027.478.72
    1984Texas RangersALMLB22SS4800.0811201722218201.9224.200.0029.896.02
    1984Texas RangersALMLB22DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.62.013
    1985Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAA23SS9900.01523082662486460.9474.600.0069.7100.01
    1985Texas RangersALMLB23SS200.02501771.0003.500.001.2100.03
    1986Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAA24SS10100.01352721960426407.9554.000.0071.191.01
    1986Texas RangersALMLB24SS500.046301310.7692.000.003.162.53
    1986Texas RangersALMLB24DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.612.510
    1987Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAA252B1000.01337135150.9805.000.007.117.22
    1987Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAA253B100.00200221.0002.000.000.71.76
    1987Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAA25SS2000.02357398380.9644.000.0014.334.53
    1987Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAA25OF1800.0294103433.9711.800.0012.931.06
    1987Texas RangersALMLB251B100.0101021.5001.000.000.66.76
    1987Texas RangersALMLB252B1000.01725284442.9554.200.006.266.74
    1987Texas RangersALMLB253B300.01200331.0001.000.001.920.06
    1987Texas RangersALMLB25SS100.0000000.0000.000.000.66.73
    1987Texas RangersALMLB25OF300.0000000.0000.000.001.920.08
    1987Texas RangersALMLB25DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.66.710
    1988Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAA26SS4900.054147725208201.9664.100.0034.887.52
    1988Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAA26OF1000.01440018181.0001.800.007.117.912
    1988Texas RangersALMLB262B2800.04270615118112.9494.000.0017.450.93
    1988Texas RangersALMLB263B1000.04150019191.0001.900.006.218.23
    1988Texas RangersALMLB26SS1900.02834286462.9693.300.0011.834.53
    1988Texas RangersALMLB26OF600.04000441.0000.700.003.710.98
    1988Texas RangersALMLB26P101.0000000.0000.000.000.61.821
    1988Texas RangersALMLB26DH300.0000000.0000.000.001.95.512
    1989Texas RangersALMLB272B800.014120626261.0003.300.004.97.44
    1989Texas RangersALMLB273B400.01540106.6001.500.002.53.76
    1989Texas RangersALMLB27SS5900.0681501521233218.9363.700.0036.454.62
    1989Texas RangersALMLB27OF3000.0591306360.9522.000.0018.527.85
    1989Texas RangersALMLB27P101.21000111.0001.000.830.60.917
    1989Texas RangersALMLB27DH500.0000000.0000.000.003.14.611
    1990Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAA283B100.01000111.0001.000.000.725.07
    1990Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAA28SS300.06110417171.0005.700.002.175.04
    1990Texas RangersALMLB282B1300.012180330301.0002.300.008.013.12
    1990Texas RangersALMLB283B1500.01028234038.9502.500.009.315.24
    1990Texas RangersALMLB28SS6700.077126928212203.9583.000.0041.467.72
    1990Texas RangersALMLB28OF500.02000221.0000.400.003.15.111
    1990Texas RangersALMLB28DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.015
    1992Denver ZephyrsAmerAAA301B700.06870675751.00010.700.004.99.36
    1992Denver ZephyrsAmerAAA302B2900.06391614160154.9635.300.0020.138.73
    1992Denver ZephyrsAmerAAA303B400.046101110.9092.500.002.85.34
    1992Denver ZephyrsAmerAAA30SS700.01029194039.9755.600.004.99.32
    1992Denver ZephyrsAmerAAA30OF2500.0492115251.9812.000.0017.433.35
    1992Chicago CubsNLMLB302B300.05411109.9003.000.001.915.05
    1992Chicago CubsNLMLB30SS600.04100114141.0002.300.003.730.06
    1992Chicago CubsNLMLB30OF300.09000991.0003.000.001.915.011
    1993Charlotte KnightsILAAA311B3900.023421226257255.9926.500.0027.733.93
    1993Charlotte KnightsILAAA312B3100.03475213111109.9823.500.0022.027.02
    1993Charlotte KnightsILAAA313B2600.0825203533.9431.300.0018.422.62
    1993Charlotte KnightsILAAA31SS1400.01445166059.9834.200.009.912.22
    1993Charlotte KnightsILAAA31OF3000.0542105756.9821.900.0021.326.16
    1994Toledo Mud HensILAAA321B300.08000881.0002.700.002.12.94
    1994Toledo Mud HensILAAA323B300.02300551.0001.700.002.12.95
    1994Toledo Mud HensILAAA32SS7800.0962101743323306.9473.900.0054.975.71
    1994Toledo Mud HensILAAA32OF1100.01840022221.0002.000.007.710.79
    MLB Totals - (1B)100101021.5001.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (2B)620090129933228219.9613.500.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (3B)32001650637266.9172.100.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (SS)207002644514681761715.9403.500.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)4700741307875.9621.600.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (P)2021000111.0000.500.450.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)1200000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (1B)490031028232340338.9946.900.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (2B)7000110203930322313.9724.500.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (3B)35001536305451.9441.500.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (SS)3710049010797421816431569.9554.200.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (OF)94001641631183180.9841.900.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (SS)72001322092558366341.9324.700.000.00.00
    A Totals - (SS)300038881317139126.9064.200.000.00.00
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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
    1983Minor-----65-----
    1984MLB-----48----1
    1984Minor-----37-----
    1985MLB-----2-----
    1985Minor-----99-----
    1986MLB-----5----1
    1986Minor-----101-----
    1987MLB--11031---31
    1987Minor---10120---18-
    1988MLB1--281019---63
    1988Minor-----49---10-
    1989MLB1--8459---305
    1990MLB---131567---51
    1990Minor----13-----
    1992MLB---3-6---3-
    1992Minor--72947---25-
    1993Minor--39312614---30-
    1994Minor--3-378---11-
    Totals2-5013267680---14112