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JaCoby JonesTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: Detroit Tigers MLB Years: 2016-2018
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Drafted
Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect

PositionsCF-277, SS-228, OF-120, LF-66, 3B-37, DH-9, RF-2, 1B-2Position when DraftedCFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJaCoby Mylon Jones
Height6-3Weight190BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMay 10,1992 [26.192]PlaceRichton,Mississippi
High SchoolRichton (Richton,MS)
CollegeLouisiana State University (Baton Rouge,LA)

DraftedSelected by the Pittsburgh Pirates [Team Picks] in the 3rd round (87th overall) of the 2013 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Houston Astros [Team Picks] in the 19th round (573rd overall) of the 2010 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$612,000Service Time0.125 (2017)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2016-DET-#5 ... 2017-DET-#6   [PIPE] 2016-DET-#8 ... 2017-DET-#9
MLB DebutAugust 30,2016 [24.112]
OrganizationsDET [4] PIT [3] Awards2
TBC Player ID156687Retrosheet IDjonej006MLBAM ID592444
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Active Talent RatingsBattingSpeed74Power72Contact18XBH67RBIs57Runs73Hitting48Durability58Team.507Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2011LSUSECNCAA-1Fr23of19561953666111432138123774102.338.395.467.8629116219.400.129.215.3815.4816.893.081.8348.7524.24
2012LSUSECNCAA-1So23of20642454262131429115154754105.253.308.363.6718918270.297.110.196.2975.5617.413.131.4861.2529.03
2013LSUSECNCAA-1Jr23of21592014259111631123304430202.294.390.448.8389018236.346.154.348.37112.7118.641.472.5433.5030.51
2013Jamestown JammersNYPLA-pit7cf2115611419221103231420101.311.358.459.81728567.383.148.213.3564.4820.904.671.4961.0026.32
2014West Virginia PowerSALApit10ss2211744572128213237017933132123808.288.347.503.85022447501.352.215.308.3716.5926.354.004.5919.3536.72
2015Bradenton MaraudersFSLA+pit10ss2393379489618310581443111344507.253.313.396.70915031423.330.143.251.3097.3326.713.652.3637.9032.29
2015Altoona CurveEastAApit2ss23310250002101000000.500.545.5001.0455011.500.000.200.4639.090.000.000.000.000.00
2015Erie SeaWolvesEastAAdet12ss2337136263472620103175220504.250.331.463.7946315160.337.213.390.33910.6332.503.063.7522.6744.12
2015Totals for East-East         40146283972622113185220504.267.345.466.8116815171.355.199.377.34710.5330.412.893.5124.3338.46
2015Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor         133525761352551680257491656410011.257.322.415.73721846594.336.158.286.3208.2527.783.372.6932.8134.07
2016Erie SeaWolvesEastAAdet21ss24207711246242021102310100.312.393.597.990461289.392.285.429.41411.2425.842.304.4919.2550.00
2016Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet5cf24792923371145323114259740317.243.309.356.66510422324.349.113.223.2907.7229.943.880.9397.3330.99
2016Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         9936944952077431353512050417.257.327.407.73415034413.358.150.266.3178.4729.063.431.6952.7135.79
2016Detroit TigersALMLBdet403b2413283630020001200001.214.214.321.5359328.375.107.107.2270.0042.860.000.000.0050.00
2017Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet21cf259035157861929441243310435129.245.314.387.70113630393.322.142.259.3038.4026.463.152.2939.0034.88
2017Detroit TigersALMLBdet40cf25561411424313136296540005.170.240.270.510387154.288.100.191.2295.8442.217.221.9547.0029.17
2018Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet26312110000000300001.083.083.083.1661012.111.000.000.0730.0025.000.000.000.000.00
2018Detroit TigersALMLBdet21261294295489226113413524142111209.207.266.364.63015639467.281.157.231.2745.1430.415.922.3639.0043.82
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter198598711192871449197332191512015.199.258.339.59720349649.286.140.216.0005.0833.746.642.1642.7141.18
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter45717632644648719562477027153538281224337.263.328.429.7577571621980.342.166.277.0007.7327.173.522.8331.4834.91
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter17265591158337126723858204754317.241.308.368.67624152729.330.127.238.0007.9627.983.521.6554.5832.91
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter6022339631341042134287530604.283.362.511.87311427260.368.228.395.00010.7728.852.683.8522.3042.86
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter93379489618310581443111344507.253.313.396.70915031423.330.143.251.0007.3326.713.652.3637.9032.29
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter11744572128213237017933132123808.288.347.503.85022447501.352.215.308.0006.5926.354.004.5919.3536.72
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter15611419221103231420101.311.358.459.81728567.383.148.213.0004.4820.904.671.4961.0026.32
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1796411201873531492361657128158409.292.361.421.78227052725.344.129.250.0007.8617.662.251.9345.7927.81
Detroit Tigers Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter198598711192871449197332191512015.199.258.339.59720349649.286.140.216.0005.0833.746.642.1642.7141.18
Average MLB - Per 162 games16248958972361140166271791212012.199.258.339.59716640531.286.140.216.0005.0833.746.642.1642.7141.18
Average Minor - Per 162 games1626259416431720882510541911049113.263.328.429.75726857702.342.166.277.0007.7327.173.522.8331.4834.91

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2013Jamestown Jammers NYPLA-pit21CF10--17---17171.0001.70------1566.713.3
2013Jamestown Jammers NYPLA-pit21SS5--916262725.9265.00------1533.36.7
2014West Virginia Power SALApit22SS99--1732662449463439.9484.43------11784.673.3
2015Bradenton Marauders FSLA+pit23SS84--1402951457449435.9695.18------9390.360.9
2015Erie SeaWolves EastAAdet23SS37--68118425190186.9795.03------37100.026.1
2015Altoona Curve EastAApit23SS3--210-112121.0004.00------3100.02.1
2016Erie SeaWolves EastAAdet243B9--211121413.9291.44------2045.06.4
2016Erie SeaWolves EastAAdet24CF9--32---32321.0003.56------2045.06.4
2016Erie SeaWolves EastAAdet241B2--162-218181.0009.00------2010.01.4
2016Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet24CF57--125-2-127125.9842.19------7972.239.6
2016Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet243B22--1331524944.8982.00------7927.815.3
2016Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet24LF4--10---10101.0002.50------795.12.8
2016Detroit TigersALMLBdet243B643416--771.0001.170.21-----1346.23.7
2016Detroit TigersALMLBdet24CF53288---881.0001.600.29-----1338.53.1
2016Detroit TigersALMLBdet24DH2---------------1315.41.2
2017Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet25CF76--2004-12042041.0002.68------9084.453.9
2017Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet25LF7--91--10101.0001.43------907.85.0
2017Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet25RF1--3---331.0003.00------901.10.7
2017Detroit TigersALMLBdet25CF5142362132-1-133132.9922.590.36-----5691.131.5
2017Detroit TigersALMLBdet25DH2---------------563.61.2
2017Detroit TigersALMLBdet25RF1-1-------------561.80.6
2018Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet26CF2--71-1881.0004.00------366.71.4
2018Detroit TigersALMLBdet26OF1201171010284812293292.9972.430.29-----12993.074.1
2018Detroit TigersALMLBdet26CF6765558171512177176.9942.630.32-----12951.941.4
2018Detroit TigersALMLBdet26LF55524521133--1161161.0002.110.26-----12942.634.0
2018Detroit TigersALMLBdet26DH5---------------1293.93.1
MLB Totals for CF - 3 season(s)-   CF123110948311522318316.9942.570.33-----1230.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1201171010284812293292.9972.430.29-----1200.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF55524521133--1161161.0002.110.26-----550.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 3 season(s)-   DH9---------------90.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B643416--771.0001.170.21-----60.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF1-1-------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for CF - 3 season(s)-   CF135--332522339337.9942.50------1350.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B22--1331524944.8982.00------220.00.0
AAA Totals for LF - 2 season(s)-   LF11--191--20201.0001.82------110.00.0
AAA Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF1--3---331.0003.00------10.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS40--70128426202198.9804.95------400.00.0
AA Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF9--32---32321.0003.56------90.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B9--211121413.9291.44------90.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B2--162-218181.0009.00------20.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS84--1402951457449435.9695.18------840.00.0
A Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS99--1732662449463439.9484.43------990.00.0
A- Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF10--17---17171.0001.70------100.00.0
A- Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS5--916262725.9265.00------50.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2013Jamestown Jammers NYPLA-pit21----5--10---
2014West Virginia Power SALApit22----99------
2015Bradenton Marauders FSLA+pit23----84------
2015Erie SeaWolves EastAAdet23----37------
2015Altoona Curve EastAApit23----3------
2016Erie SeaWolves EastAAdet24--2--9-9---
2016Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet24-----22457---
2016Detroit TigersALMLBdet24-----6-5--2
2017Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet25------7761--
2017Detroit TigersALMLBdet25-------511-2
2018Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet26-------2---
2018Detroit TigersALMLBdet26------5567-1205

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2011Harwich MarinersCape Cod LeagueCollege19144761111055051111001.234.321.298.61914254.306.064.2779.2620.372.200.000.0018.18
2012Harwich MarinersCape Cod LeagueCollege203513927375251871105500000.266.315.439.7546112149.405.173.2886.7136.915.503.3627.8032.43
2015Scottsdale ScorpionsArizona Fall LgMinor23125091400241031700000.280.321.400.72120253.387.120.2005.6632.085.673.7725.0014.29
2016Salt River RaftersArizona Fall LgMinor2421821127501135371600000.329.382.427.80935689.400.098.2077.8717.982.291.1282.0022.22
2016Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB241616652024003500001.313.421.8131.23413419.333.500.68815.7926.321.6710.538.0080.00
2017Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB25255171611243041410001.314.375.490.86525456.400.176.3147.1425.003.503.5725.5025.00
2018Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB26204861730283151200000.354.415.542.95726553.441.188.3339.4322.642.403.7724.0029.41
Arizona Fall League Totals - 2 yrs3313220415031763103300000.311.359.417.776558142.396.106.2057.0423.243.302.1144.0019.51
Cape Cod League Totals - 2 yrs49186334863523121156611001.258.317.403.7207514203.374.145.2857.3932.514.402.4637.2029.17
MLB Spring Training Totals - 3 yrs6111519386161661123110002.330.398.557.9556413128.410.227.3749.3824.222.584.6919.1734.21

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
20112nd Team College Freshman All-American (2B)1
2014South Atlantic League All-Star Team (SS)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2018-08-27CFDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL26.109Team Roster on 2018-08-27
2018-08-24CFDetroit TigersToledo (AAA)YDL-10InjuredAssigned to Toledo (AAA) for rehab26.106Team Roster on 2018-08-24
2018-08-13CFDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Right hamstring strain26.095Team Roster on 2018-08-13
2017-08-26CFDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Toledo (AAA)25.108Team Roster on 2017-08-26
2017-08-26CFDetroit TigersToledo (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Toledo (AAA)25.108Team Roster on 2017-08-26
2017-08-18CFDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Toledo (AAA)25.100Team Roster on 2017-08-18
2017-06-06CFDetroit TigersToledo (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Toledo (AAA)25.027Team Roster on 2017-06-06
2017-05-26CFDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Toledo (AAA)25.016Team Roster on 2017-05-26
2017-05-07CFDetroit TigersToledo (AAA)YMinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DL and assigned to Toledo (AAA)24.362Team Roster on 2017-05-07
2017-04-29CFDetroit TigersToledo (AAA)YDL-10InjuredAssigned to Toledo (AAA) for rehab24.354Team Roster on 2017-04-29
2017-04-22CFDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Lip laceration24.347Team Roster on 2017-04-22
2016-08-30CFDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors24.112Team Roster on 2016-08-30
2016-06-06SSDetroit TigersToledo (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Toledo (AAA)24.027Team Roster on 2016-06-06
2016-05-17SSDetroit TigersErie (AA)-Minors--Reinstated to active roster24.007Team Roster on 2016-05-17
2016-04-08SSDetroit TigersErie (AA)-Restricted--Placed on restricted list23.333Team Roster on 2016-04-08
2015-07-31SSDetroit TigersErie (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Erie (AA)23.082Team Roster on 2015-07-31
2015-07-31SSDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)-MinorsTradedTraded from Pirates to Tigers for Joakim Soria23.082Team Roster on 2015-07-31
2015-07-27SSPittsburgh PiratesAltoona (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Altoona (AA)23.078Team Roster on 2015-07-27
2015-04-09SSPittsburgh PiratesBradenton (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Bradenton (A+)22.334Team Roster on 2015-04-09
2014-08-29SSPittsburgh PiratesWest Virginia (A)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list22.111Team Roster on 2014-08-29
2014-08-21SSPittsburgh PiratesWest Virginia (A)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured22.103Team Roster on 2014-08-21
2014-06-28SSPittsburgh PiratesWest Virginia (A)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list22.049Team Roster on 2014-06-28
2014-06-24SSPittsburgh PiratesWest Virginia (A)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured22.045Team Roster on 2014-06-24
2014-04-12SSPittsburgh PiratesWest Virginia (A)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to West Virginia (A)21.337Team Roster on 2014-04-12
2013-07-01SSPittsburgh PiratesJamestown (A-)-MinorsContractSigned out of draft (LSU)21.052Team Roster on 2013-07-01
* 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
2013Pittsburgh Pirates-21612,000-------612,000Signing Bonus out of 2013 Draft (3rd round - 87th overall)
2016Detroit TigersTeam Payroll24507,5000.03477138-3,498,245507,5001,119,500
2017Detroit TigersTeam Payroll25536,1000.12580527113,651,709535,0001,655,600
2018Detroit TigersTeam Payroll26549,400-68823154,360,045545,0002,205,000
* 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