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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
James Matthew Lentine
Stat Years
1975-1981  [mlb] 1978-1980
Height/Weight
6-0 / 175
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
OF (447) ... DH (9)
Draft Position
OF
Born Date/Place
High School
Sierra (Gardena,CA)
Colleges
University of La Verne (La Verne, California)
Draft
Selected by the St. Louis Cardinals in Round #12 (#280 overall) of the 1975 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase) 2 Draft Instances
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1978-09-03 - Boxscore  (Age: 24.049)
Service Time
Organizations
SLN [4] DET [1] CLE [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 14273 ... retro id: lentj101 ... mlbam id: 117680
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1975Johnson CityAppRk----20of---12991253151215000000000.341.341.484.82591448.000.143.0000.000.000.0045.52.2025.8
    1975Gulf Coast CardinalsGCLRk----20of---1415272204000000000.467.467.8671.33415134.000.400.0000.000.000.000.00.0057.1
    1975St. PetersburgFSLA+----20of---112423102015000000000.238.238.357.59542153.000.119.0000.000.000.0042.02.3830.0
    1976St. PetersburgFSLA+----21of---211338958107142258000000000.275.275.337.61238913118.000.062.0000.000.000.00194.50.5116.8
    1976ArkansasTexAA----21of---227737142036000000000.192.192.342.53473255.000.150.0000.000.000.0024.34.1135.7
    1977Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-22of---385243407110663754283622200.292.367.457.82427711122.284.165.32010.1113.001.2940.52.1731.0
    1978Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-23of---43011718344111312213711000.291.366.368.734132436.274.077.3039.855.300.54117.00.7617.6
    1978Springfield RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-23of---4111406921392771163199744573300.342.449.525.97449321345.389.183.36315.019.130.6136.92.2332.4
    1978St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2123ofL-S-E-P4811120001100010000.182.250.182.4321220.091.000.1820.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1979Springfield RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-24of---5106383731091901562183563993300.285.386.452.83845417334.352.167.28312.338.590.7025.53.3031.2
    1979St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2124ofL-S-E-P51123291001013600000.391.462.435.89726101.130.044.52911.5423.082.000.00.0011.1
    1980Springfield RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-25of---62272152260172212501400.306.386.431.81789317.292.125.30013.485.620.4272.01.1231.8
    1980St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2125ofL-S-E-P6910110001000200000.100.100.100.2001010.000.000.1250.0020.000.000.00.000.0
    1980Detroit TigersALMLBdet2725ofL-S-E-P66716119428111721283024013.261.377.342.7191955510.261.081.31514.3615.381.07161.00.5123.8
    1981Charleston CharliesILAAAcle-26of---71344516012623555999694839630.279.374.386.76053817433.259.107.30012.838.920.7090.20.9326.2
    MLB Totals (4 yrs)9520523549112032313834013.263.368.332.7002436811.224.069.31912.7615.641.23205.00.4120.4
    American League Totals (1 yrs)6716119428111721283024013.261.377.342.7191955510.261.081.31514.3615.381.07161.00.5123.8
    National League Totals (3 yrs)28444121003113810000.273.333.295.62848131.091.022.3336.2516.672.670.00.008.3
    Minor League Totals67322823936701142447329652925218022191830.294.367.426.7932593973185.259.132.3019.726.940.7148.51.8127.6
    Minor: Rk Totals33106273873219000000000.358.358.538.8961065712.179.180.3460.000.000.0053.01.8931.6
    Minor: A+ Totals12543161117162363000000000.271.271.339.61043114621.067.068.2660.000.000.00143.70.7018.0
    Minor: AA Totals142433651191671056176414333200.275.340.413.75348217933.259.138.2858.518.921.0543.32.0727.7
    Minor: AAA Totals3731312240396751232191482321113719161630.302.402.450.8521574591119.329.148.31413.418.700.6541.02.0330.0
    Detroit Tigers Totals (1 yrs)6716119428111721283024013.261.377.342.7191955510.261.081.31514.3615.381.07161.00.5123.8
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (3 yrs)28444121003113810000.273.333.295.62848131.091.022.3336.2516.672.670.00.008.3
    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 Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1978Arkansas TravelersTexAA23OF3000.0473115150.9801.700.0022.7100.05
    1978Springfield RedbirdsAmerAAA23OF10800.0230450239234.9792.200.0079.497.31
    1978St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB23OF300.04000441.0001.300.001.937.510
    1979Springfield RedbirdsAmerAAA24OF10500.02101143225221.9822.100.0077.299.11
    1979St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB24OF800.01210113131.0001.600.004.972.77
    1980Detroit TigersALMLB25OF5500.098540107103.9631.900.0034.082.15
    1980St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB25OF600.04000441.0000.700.003.766.79
    1980Detroit TigersALMLB25DH900.0000000.0000.000.005.613.47
    1981Charleston CharliesILAAA26OF13200.01971210210209.9951.600.0095.098.51
    MLB Totals - (OF)7200118641128124.9691.700.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)900000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (OF)3450063727103674664.9851.900.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (OF)3000473115150.9801.700.000.00.00
    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
    1978MLB---------3-
    1978Minor---------138-
    1979MLB---------8-
    1979Minor---------105-
    1980MLB---------619
    1981Minor---------132-
    Totals---------4479