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Jim LefebvreTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1962-1976 MLB Years: 1965-1972
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Major Award Winner
World Series Champion

Positions2B-613, 3B-232, 1B-15, OF-5Position when Drafted2B-3BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJames Kenneth Lefebvre
Height6-0Weight185BatsBothThrowsRight
Born DateJanuary 7,1942 [76.195]PlaceInglewood,California
High SchoolMorningside (Inglewood,CA)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1962 by the Los Angeles Dodgers.
MLB DebutApril 12,1965 [23.095]
OrganizationsLAN [11] Awards2Awards Voting5-45
TBC Player ID14227Retrosheet IDlefej101MLBAM ID117624
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed43Power68Contact68XBH67RBIs81Runs34Hitting64Durability52Team.533Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1962RenoCalifA+-2013854113917733439130000000000.327.327.619.94633576541.275.292.292.4100.000.000.007.2113.8742.94
1963SalemNwstA--21139474821342991792000000000.283.283.489.77223255474.256.206.207.3380.000.000.003.5927.8841.04
1964SpokanePCLAAA-22552002653101631000000000.265.265.415.6808317200.242.150.150.2990.000.000.003.0033.3332.08
1965Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan52b23157544571362141269357192210478.250.337.369.70620137631.279.119.246.31711.2514.581.301.9045.3327.21
1966Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan52b241525446914923324741148723105610.274.333.460.79325050610.276.186.274.3467.8711.801.503.9322.6733.56
1967Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan53b25136494511291858501544643751110.261.322.366.68818131553.283.105.186.3057.9611.571.451.4561.7524.03
1968Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan52b2684286236912153100265511343.241.304.343.6479818317.279.102.192.2948.2017.352.121.5857.2026.09
1969Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan53b-2b27952752965152444214837133108.236.349.349.6989621330.257.113.291.31414.5511.210.771.2168.7532.31
1970Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan52b28109314337915144411294214327.252.314.344.65810820351.277.092.185.2998.2611.971.451.1478.5025.32
1971Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan52b2911938840951421268023955244615.245.314.384.69814928437.255.139.235.3158.9212.591.412.7532.3329.47
1972Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan52b307016911348052400173000263.201.271.337.6085713188.213.136.237.2699.0415.961.762.6633.8038.24
1973Lotte OrionsJap EastIntl-31111400501061222963000000000.265.265.523.78820943400.208.258.258.3480.000.000.007.2513.7940.57
1974Lotte OrionsJap EastIntl-328227937791221452000000000.283.283.491.77413728279.245.208.208.3480.000.000.005.0219.9335.44
1975Lotte OrionsJap EastIntl-3347151133950924000000000.258.258.470.7287114151.211.212.212.3270.000.000.005.9616.7835.90
1976Lotte OrionsJap EastIntl-3490268226580837000000000.243.243.362.6059716268.219.119.119.2760.000.000.002.9933.5024.62
MLB Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter922301431375612618744048153224471339295264.251.323.378.70111402183417.270.127.232.0009.4213.081.392.1740.7328.84
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter3321215247364721462253000000000.300.300.535.8356501481215.262.235.235.0000.000.000.005.1019.6040.66
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter552002653101631000000000.265.265.415.6808317200.242.150.150.0000.000.000.003.0033.3332.08
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter13854113917733439130000000000.327.327.619.94633576541.275.292.292.0000.000.000.007.2113.8742.94
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter139474821342991792000000000.283.283.489.77223255474.256.206.207.0000.000.000.003.5927.8841.04
Intl Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter330109812228937460176000000000.263.263.468.7315141011098.221.205.205.0000.000.000.005.4618.3034.95
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter922301431375612618744048153224471339295264.251.323.378.70111402183417.270.127.232.0009.4213.081.392.1740.7328.84
Average MLB - Per 162 games162530551332231371135779275911.251.323.378.70120038600.270.127.232.0009.4213.081.392.1740.7328.84
Average Minor - Per 162 games16259312117835730123000000000.300.300.535.83531772593.262.235.235.0000.000.000.005.1019.6040.66

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1965Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan232B156--3494292491802778.9704.99------15799.496.3
1966Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan242B119--2463321259590578.9804.86------15278.373.5
1966Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan243B40--2257448379.9521.98------15226.324.7
1967Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan253B92--492051212266254.9552.76------13667.656.8
1967Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan252B34--70112623188182.9685.35------13625.021.0
1967Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan251B5--544-458581.00011.60------1363.73.1
1968Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan262B62--126137629269263.9784.24------8473.838.3
1968Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan263B16--1522243937.9492.31------8419.09.9
1968Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan26OF5--9---991.0001.80------846.03.1
1968Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan261B3--292--31311.00010.33------843.61.9
1969Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan273B44--349827134132.9853.00------9546.327.2
1969Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan272B37--6283416149145.9733.92------9538.922.8
1969Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan271B6--584-362621.00010.33------956.33.7
1970Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan282B70--142177434323319.9884.56------10964.243.5
1970Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan283B21--2034245654.9642.57------10919.313.0
1970Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan281B1--61-3771.0007.00------1090.90.6
1971Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan292B102--244260669510504.9884.94------11985.763.0
1971Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan293B7--314322017.8502.43------1195.94.3
1972Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan302B33-2576682221150148.9874.480.58-----7047.121.3
1972Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan303B12-73417232321.9131.750.29-----7017.17.7
MLB Totals for 2B - 8 season(s)-   2B613-257130516126434229812917.9794.7611.35-----6130.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 7 season(s)-   3B232-731474472736621594.9572.568.14-----2320.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 4 season(s)-   1B15--14711-101581581.00010.53------150.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF5--9---991.0001.80------50.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1965Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan23---156-------
1966Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan24---119-40-----
1967Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan25--534-92-----
1968Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan26--362-16---5-
1969Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan27--637-44-----
1970Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan28--170-21-----
1971Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan29---102-7-----
1972Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan30---33-12-----

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1965Los Angeles DodgersWorld SeriesMLB23310240000000000000.400.400.400.8004010.400.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1966Los Angeles DodgersWorld SeriesMLB24412120011003400000.167.333.417.7505115.143.250.50020.0026.671.336.6712.0050.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs722360011003400000.273.360.409.7699125.294.136.27312.0016.001.334.0022.0016.67

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1978Lethbridge DodgersPioRkMinorlan36Manager683335.48517.05 
1978Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBMLBlan36First Base Coach1629567.586--1Tom LasordaLost World Series (Yankees)
1978Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBMLBlan36Hitting Coach1629567.586--1Tom LasordaLost World Series (Yankees)
1979Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBMLBlan37Hitting Coach1627983.48811.53Tom Lasorda
1979Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBMLBlan37First Base Coach1627983.48811.53Tom Lasorda
1980San Francisco GiantsNLMLBMLBsfn38Hitting Coach1617586.46617.05Dave Bristol
1981San Francisco GiantsNLMLBMLBsfn39Hitting Coach1115655.50511.54Frank Robinson
1982San Francisco GiantsNLMLBMLBsfn40Hitting Coach1628775.5372.03Frank Robinson
1983San Francisco GiantsNLMLBMLBsfn41Director of Player Development1627983.48812.05Frank Robinson
1984San Francisco GiantsNLMLBMLBsfn42Director of Player Development1626696.40726.06Danny Ozark,Frank Robinson
1985Phoenix GiantsPCLAAAMinorsfn43Manager1428062.5633.52 
1986Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAAMinorsfn44Manager1428161.570--1 Lost in Semi-Finals
1987Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak45Third Base Coach1628181.5004.03Tony La Russa
1988Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak46Third Base Coach16210458.642--1Tony La RussaLost World Series (Dodgers)
1988Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak46Hitting Coach16210458.642--1Tony La RussaLost World Series (Dodgers)
1988Milwaukee BrewersALMLBMLBmil46Hitting Coach1628775.5372.03Tom Trebelhorn
1989Milwaukee BrewersALMLBMLBmil47Hitting Coach1628181.5008.04Tom Trebelhorn
1989Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea47Manager1627389.45126.06 
1990Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea48Manager1627785.47526.05 
1991Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea49Manager1628379.51212.05 
1992Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn50Manager1627884.48118.04 
1993Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn51Manager1628478.51913.04 
1994Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak52Hitting Coach1145163.4471.02Tony La Russa
1995Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak53Hitting Coach1446777.46511.54Tony La Russa
1998Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBMLBmil56Hitting Coach1627488.45728.05Phil Garner
1999Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBMLBmil57Manager1617487.46022.55 
2002Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin60Hitting Coach1627884.48119.03Bob Boone-
* 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

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1965National League Rookie of the Year1
1985Minor League Manager of the Year1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1972-11-27Released by Dodgers. 
1962-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Dodgers. 
* 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.