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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
James O'Neal Lofton
Stat Years
1993-2007  [mlb] 2001-2001
Height/Weight
5-9 / 170
Bats/Throws
Both / Right
Positions
2B (285) ... SS (222) ... 3B (71) ... OF (35)
Draft Position
SS
Born Date/Place
High School
Fremont (Inglewood,CA)
Colleges
Los Angeles City College (Los Angeles, California)
Draft
Selected by the Cincinnati Reds in Round #13 (#372 overall) of the 1993 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
2001-09-19 - Boxscore  (Age: 27.197)
Service Time
Organizations
CIN [5] BOS [2] BAL [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 147 ... retro id: loftj001 ... mlbam id: 407580
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1993Princeton RedsAppRkcin-19ss---150174263942113115194106300.224.296.287.583202507.207.063.2819.4120.302.16174.00.5018.0
    1994Billings MustangsPioRkcin-202b---26628264911110447185264614302.323.378.475.85331613425.291.152.3708.2314.561.7770.51.2727.5
    1995Charleston (Wv) AlleyCatsSALAcin-212b-of---365192204010101485184332012.208.286.271.5572155211.172.063.2688.3720.002.390.00.0027.5
    1995Winston-Salem WarthogsCaroA+cin-212b---3381231527510141482212010.220.273.276.549134346.098.056.2675.9716.422.750.00.0022.2
    1996Winston-Salem WarthogsCaroA+cin-222b---482277276290333148275515217.224.293.289.5823128012.184.065.2678.6517.632.0492.30.9619.4
    1997Burlington BeesMidwAcin-232b-3b---5129483831281834452012548949319.265.342.340.68255316425.203.075.3169.7616.091.65120.80.7219.5
    1998Tri-City PosseWestIndy------24ss---689394691122033343314226408115.284.321.373.69442514726.193.089.3325.1815.062.91131.30.7123.2
    1999Tri-City PosseWestIndy------25ss---787353661051332482511244000004.297.342.368.71037713018.178.071.0006.3710.611.67176.50.5317.1
    2000Tri-City PosseWestIndy------26ss---890389671182047524412325200003.303.356.429.78542116731.290.126.0007.6012.351.6355.61.6626.3
    2000Nashua PrideAtlIndy------26ss---8228717216031221101900000.241.320.414.73497369.299.173.00010.3119.591.9029.03.0942.9
    2001Sonoma County CrushersWestIndy------27ss---91252101120021061100001.212.293.250.54358132.173.038.00010.3418.971.830.00.0018.2
    2001Trenton ThunderEastAAbos-27ss-3b---92911122357051131102311000.315.377.514.8911235712.306.199.3618.1318.702.3022.24.0734.3
    2001Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos227ss---94215119488061333102903014.318.360.490.8501647414.238.172.3626.1017.682.9025.23.6629.2
    2001Boston Red SoxALMLBbos5227ssL-S-E-P9826151001211400101.192.214.231.4452861.115.039.2173.5714.294.000.00.0020.0
    2002Trenton ThunderEastAAbos-28ss---103512715309001112122813002.236.307.307.614143399.157.071.3038.3919.582.330.00.0030.0
    2002Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos728ss---108129932756242793135420008.251.287.324.6113149712.137.073.2954.1417.204.1574.81.2716.0
    2003Nashua PrideAtlIndy----29ss---11237914196011210101511102.241.330.354.68492287.253.113.28110.8716.301.5079.01.0936.8
    2003ReynosaMexAAA----29ss---11833423789170228752455000010.260.309.327.63636611219.143.067.0006.5615.032.29171.00.5521.4
    2004Nashua PrideAtlIndy---1030ss---124317334477031861192024015.272.351.364.7151986310.231.092.2939.6010.101.0557.71.5221.3
    2004Aberdeen IronBirdsNYPLA-bal-302b---12413140002003210000.308.471.308.7791740.231.000.36417.6511.760.670.00.000.0
    2004Bowie BaysoxEastAAbal19302b---12291011327402130171233401.267.322.366.688118376.158.099.2755.9310.171.7150.51.6922.2
    2006Nashua PrideCanAmIndy----32ss---1374281437114053384223834308.253.311.356.66731310019.196.103.2747.0312.141.7356.21.6026.8
    2007Coastal Bend AviatorsAmAsIndy----33ss---148333743110231250121243811439.326.369.418.78736714126.196.092.3596.5410.351.58168.50.5423.6
    MLB Totals (1 yrs)826151001211400101.192.214.231.4452861.115.039.2173.5714.294.000.00.0020.0
    American League Totals (1 yrs)826151001211400101.192.214.231.4452861.115.039.2173.5714.294.000.00.0020.0
    Minor League Totals733267537469510819312719554231499183815545.260.321.349.6702977934158.191.089.3077.7616.762.1686.31.0422.7
    Minor: Indy Totals52321453636141111126261132441692977189537.286.339.385.7242348825148.218.099.3217.2012.651.7682.51.1124.1
    Minor: Rk Totals11645690130151256029104587110602.285.346.404.75051818432.259.119.3388.6916.801.9391.20.9724.6
    Minor: A- Totals413140002003210000.308.471.308.7791740.231.000.36417.6511.760.670.00.000.0
    Minor: A Totals1946751031682844592817721327113211.249.326.320.64676821636.194.071.3039.3817.191.83168.80.5221.4
    Minor: A+ Totals12040042891413471512357727227.223.287.285.57244611418.158.062.2677.8517.262.20133.30.6720.2
    Minor: AA Totals93339509220073544296357403.271.334.392.72638413327.206.121.3117.5516.412.1748.41.8229.4
    Minor: AAA Totals206792882123121268191147138230122.268.310.357.66784428345.159.089.3125.5716.352.9466.01.4221.2
    Boston Red Sox Totals (1 yrs)826151001211400101.192.214.231.4452861.115.039.2173.5714.294.000.00.0020.0
    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 Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1993Princeton RedsAppRk19SS4900.0631432328229206.9004.200.0072.198.01
    1994Billings MustangsPioRk202B6500.01511741441339325.9595.000.0090.398.51
    1994Billings MustangsPioRk20OF300.03100441.0001.300.004.24.56
    1995Charleston (Wv) AlleyCatsSALA212B2200.022471107069.9863.100.0015.533.83
    1995Charleston (Wv) AlleyCatsSALA213B900.03170020201.0002.200.006.313.84
    1995Charleston (Wv) AlleyCatsSALA21OF2000.0183202321.9131.100.0014.130.86
    1995Winston-Salem WarthogsCaroA+212B3600.074761117161150.9324.200.0026.394.72
    1996Winston-Salem WarthogsCaroA+222B5800.01201441036274264.9644.600.0041.770.72
    1996Winston-Salem WarthogsCaroA+223B100.0211043.7503.000.000.71.23
    1996Winston-Salem WarthogsCaroA+22OF100.01000111.0001.000.000.71.27
    1997Burlington BeesMidwA232B7500.01462161238374362.9684.800.0053.658.11
    1997Burlington BeesMidwA233B5100.03270125114102.8952.000.0036.439.51
    1997Burlington BeesMidwA23OF300.06000661.0002.000.002.12.38
    2001Trenton ThunderEastAA272B700.01212132524.9603.400.004.924.12
    2001Trenton ThunderEastAA273B1000.0516222321.9132.100.007.034.54
    2001Trenton ThunderEastAA27SS1200.02231295553.9644.400.008.541.43
    2001Pawtucket Red SoxILAAA27SS4200.0491251014184174.9464.100.0029.6100.02
    2001Boston Red SoxALMLB27SS7054.0914232523.9203.300.434.387.56
    2002Trenton ThunderEastAA28SS3500.05492619152146.9614.200.0025.0100.02
    2002Pawtucket Red SoxILAAA28SS7700.0120232541357352.9864.600.0053.595.11
    2002Pawtucket Red SoxILAAA28OF400.01000010101.0002.500.002.84.911
    2004Aberdeen IronBirdsNYPLA-302B200.02301551.0002.500.002.750.04
    2004Bowie BaysoxEastAA302B2000.02356348279.9634.000.0014.169.03
    2004Bowie BaysoxEastAA30OF400.0711098.8892.000.002.813.810
    MLB Totals - (SS)70549142313.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (SS)11900169357155514.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (OF)4001000013.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (2B)270035684714.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (3B)10005162212.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (SS)47007612382814.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (OF)400711012.0000.000.00---------
    A+ Totals - (2B)9400194220215314.0000.000.00---------
    A+ Totals - (3B)100211013.0000.000.00---------
    A+ Totals - (OF)100100011.0000.000.00---------
    A Totals - (2B)9700168263134814.0000.000.00---------
    A Totals - (3B)6000358712512.0000.000.00---------
    A Totals - (OF)23002432011.0000.000.00---------
    A- Totals - (2B)200230113.0000.000.00---------
    Rk Totals - (2B)6500151174144115.0000.000.00---------
    Rk Totals - (SS)490063143232814.0000.000.00---------
    Rk Totals - (OF)300310011.0000.000.00---------
    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
    1993Minor-----49-----
    1994Minor---65-----3-
    1995Minor---589----20-
    1996Minor---581----1-
    1997Minor---7551----3-
    2001MLB-----7-----
    2001Minor---71054-----
    2002Minor-----112---4-
    2004Minor---22-----4-
    Totals---28571222---35-