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Jim MorrisonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1974-1988 MLB Years: 1977-1988
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Drafted

Positions3B-644, 2B-429, SS-33, DH-25, OF-13, 1B-8, P-3Position when Drafted3BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJames Forrest Morrison Jr.
Height5-11Weight186BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateSeptember 23,1952 [66.028]PlacePensacola,Florida
High SchoolKing (Tampa,FL)
CollegeGeorgia Southern University (Statesboro,GA)

DraftedSelected by the Philadelphia Phillies [Team Picks] in the 5th round (99th overall) of the 1974 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Pittsburgh Pirates [Team Picks] in the 5th round (105th overall) of the 1972 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Pittsburgh Pirates [Team Picks] in the 1st round (22nd overall) of the 1972 Amateur Entry Draft
MLB DebutSeptember 18,1977 [24.360]
OrganizationsPHI [6] PIT [6] CHA [4] DET [2] ATL [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID15682Retrosheet IDmorrj002MLBAM ID119408
RelationshipsFather of James Morrison
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed61Power75Contact49XBH71RBIs72Runs56Hitting62Durability50Team.500Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1974SpartanburgWcarA-2138131013000000000.375.375.8751.250728.286.500.500.5570.000.000.0012.508.0066.67
1974Rocky MountCaroA+-2172265306791424000000000.253.253.340.5939014265.241.087.087.2690.000.000.001.5166.2520.90
1974Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         752733170101527000000000.256.256.355.6119716273.243.099.099.2780.000.000.001.8354.6022.86
1975Rocky MountCaroA+-22140497981432462088000000000.288.288.481.76923950497.258.193.193.3450.000.000.004.0224.8534.97
1976Oklahoma CityAmerAAA-23126422791221761871000000000.289.289.486.77520541422.257.197.197.3520.000.000.004.2723.4433.61
1977Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAphi-241274527213323412711410376953800.294.349.442.79120039505.319.148.239.3507.3313.661.862.3837.6729.32
1977Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi303b2457330001001100000.429.500.429.929308.500.000.143.42712.5012.501.000.000.000.00
1978Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAphi-2b2554189375261102842283932200.275.374.476.8509017224.296.201.360.38412.5017.411.394.4618.9032.69
1978Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi162b255310812171131011102114012.157.235.269.504295123.167.112.204.2348.1317.072.102.4436.0029.41
1979Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAphi-2b267928159901502261104404640300.320.409.6091.01817137328.315.289.452.44112.2014.021.156.7112.7741.11
1979Chicago White SoxALMLBcha122b-3b266724038661401435113154847302.275.324.508.83212228269.287.233.329.3645.5817.843.205.2017.1442.42
1980Chicago White SoxALMLBcha122b271626046617140015579636748126219.283.329.424.75325655666.299.141.205.3375.4111.112.062.2540.2732.16
1981Chicago White SoxALMLBcha123b2890290276881103432102929409.234.261.372.63310819315.227.138.176.2873.179.212.903.1729.0027.94
1982Chicago White SoxALMLBcha123b295116617377371901131501005.223.279.428.7077117180.208.205.277.3147.228.331.153.8923.7145.95
1982Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit23b2944861024414152051402304.279.309.488.79742996.282.209.291.3455.2114.582.804.1721.5037.50
1982Totals for MLB-MLB         952522761114113421182903309.242.289.448.73711326276.233.206.282.3246.5210.511.613.9922.9142.62
1983Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit22b-3b30661581648726252692524113.304.347.487.8347715174.328.183.215.3675.1714.372.783.4526.3331.25
1984Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit23b311003043887142114501205212419.286.328.454.78213827331.310.168.230.3466.0415.712.603.3227.6431.03
1985Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit23b329224417621004223084411314.254.277.344.6218414257.291.090.135.2753.1117.125.501.5661.0022.58
1986Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit23b3315453758147354238898478840556.274.334.482.81625962593.288.208.298.3557.9314.841.873.8823.3542.18
1987Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit23b3496348419222194685275711539.264.315.411.72614332382.289.147.233.3147.0714.922.112.3638.6734.78
1987Detroit TigersALMLBdet173b34341171524114192122610201.205.221.333.554396122.225.128.154.2391.6421.3113.003.2829.2525.00
1987Totals for MLB-MLB         1304655611623213651062983217310.249.292.391.68318238504.274.142.213.2965.7516.472.862.5835.7732.76
1988Detroit TigersALMLBdet9dh35247471650060201400002.216.216.284.50021574.267.068.041.2220.0018.920.000.000.0031.25
1988Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl273b3551926142021301101300312.152.229.239.468224105.150.087.185.2149.5212.381.301.9046.0028.57
1988Totals for MLB-MLB         7516613307021903102700314.181.223.259.482439179.200.078.120.2185.5915.082.701.1283.0030.00
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter108933753718761701611243550372135212543391577.260.305.419.72414142983695.275.159.226.0005.7614.102.453.0330.1334.02
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter601211437661095188734628161051541251300.289.324.474.79810022002249.277.185.241.0004.676.851.473.8724.3032.79
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter386134424739761116223128161051541251300.295.349.496.8456661341479.294.201.287.0007.1010.411.474.1921.6833.75
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter21276212821033724112000000000.276.276.432.70832964762.252.156.156.0000.000.000.003.1531.7530.48
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter38131013000000000.375.375.8751.250728.286.500.500.0000.000.000.0012.508.0066.67
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter55216771804609210572412420116280910211135.274.321.443.7647431591833.296.169.240.0006.3315.282.413.1129.4234.57
Chicago White Sox Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter370130014834269446145231274166142913235.263.307.428.7355571191430.269.165.231.0005.1711.612.243.2228.2634.80
Detroit Tigers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter581912240614252324010203.209.219.314.5336011196.242.105.110.0001.0220.4120.002.0447.7527.50
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter5811515201131111112214012.174.252.278.530325131.189.104.200.0008.4016.792.002.2938.3325.00
Atlanta Braves Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter51926142021301101300312.152.229.239.468224105.150.087.185.0009.5212.381.301.9046.0028.57
Average MLB - Per 162 games162502551302521765763278466211.260.305.419.72421044550.275.159.226.0005.7614.102.453.0330.1334.02
Average Minor - Per 162 games162570101164265239384284231400.289.324.474.79827054606.277.185.241.0004.676.851.473.8724.3032.79

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1988Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl27Rel35000.0030300303.23000210001.367.36--4.912.450.50-3.86
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0030300303.23000210001.367.36--4.912.450.50-1.09
Atlanta Braves Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0030300303.23000210001.367.36--4.912.450.50--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings000.001800180001800220.0180000120600001.367.36--4.912.450.50-1.09

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1977Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi243B5---71-87.8751.40------5100.03.1
1978Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAphi252B44--105111628222216.9734.91------5481.532.4
1978Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAphi253B10--421412925.8622.50------5418.57.4
1978Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAphi251B2--22--441.0002.00------543.71.5
1978Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi252B31--8696622188182.9685.87------5358.519.1
1978Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi253B3--21--331.0001.00------535.71.9
1978Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi25OF1---------------531.90.6
1979Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAphi262B61--118194936321312.9725.11------7977.245.2
1979Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAphi263B15--1132825143.8432.87------7919.011.1
1979Chicago White SoxALMLBcha262B48--104120433228224.9824.67------6771.630.0
1979Chicago White SoxALMLBcha263B29--1765558782.9432.83------6743.318.1
1980Chicago White SoxALMLBcha272B161--42248129117932903.9695.61------16299.4100.6
1980Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27DH1---------------1620.60.6
1980Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27SS1---1--111.0001.00------1620.60.6
1981Chicago White SoxALMLBcha283B87--641991214275263.9563.02------9096.782.1
1981Chicago White SoxALMLBcha28DH1---------------901.10.9
1981Chicago White SoxALMLBcha282B1---1-1111.0001.00------901.10.9
1982Chicago White SoxALMLBcha293B50--19871010116106.9142.12------5198.030.9
1982Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit293B26--1539225654.9642.08------4459.116.0
1982Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29OF2---------------444.51.2
1982Chicago White SoxALMLBcha29DH1---------------512.00.6
1982Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29SS1---------------442.30.6
1982Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit292B1--24--661.0006.00------442.30.6
1983Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit302B28--4265316110107.9733.82------6642.417.3
1983Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit303B26--1229434541.9111.58------6639.416.0
1983Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit30SS7--25-2771.0001.00------6610.64.3
1984Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit313B61--32119108161151.9382.48------10061.037.7
1984Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit312B26--4944-1393931.0003.58------10026.016.0
1984Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit31SS2--23--551.0002.50------1002.01.2
1984Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit311B1--3---331.0003.00------1001.00.6
1985Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit323B59--398459128123.9612.08------9264.136.6
1985Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit322B15--3437-571711.0004.73------9216.39.3
1985Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit32OF1---------------921.10.6
1986Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit333B151--922572012369349.9462.31------15498.193.2
1986Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit332B1---1--111.0001.00------1540.60.6
1986Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit33SS1---------------1540.60.6
1987Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit343B82--46151511202197.9752.40------9685.450.6
1987Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit34SS17--720252927.9311.59------9617.710.5
1987Detroit TigersALMLBdet343B16--1041215351.9623.19------3447.19.9
1987Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit342B9--1929-848481.0005.33------969.45.6
1987Detroit TigersALMLBdet34DH8---------------3423.54.9
1987Detroit TigersALMLBdet34OF3--5---551.0001.67------348.81.9
1987Detroit TigersALMLBdet342B3--95-214141.0004.67------348.81.9
1987Detroit TigersALMLBdet34SS3--15-1661.0002.00------348.81.9
1987Detroit TigersALMLBdet341B1--2--1221.0002.00------342.90.6
1988Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl353B20--1428314542.9332.10------5139.212.5
1988Detroit TigersALMLBdet35DH14---------------2458.38.6
1988Detroit TigersALMLBdet353B4--32--551.0001.25------2416.72.5
1988Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl35OF4--12---12121.0003.00------517.82.5
1988Detroit TigersALMLBdet351B4--19--219191.0004.75------2416.72.5
1988Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl35P3-3-------------515.91.9
1988Detroit TigersALMLBdet35OF2--8-1-98.8894.00------248.31.2
1988Detroit TigersALMLBdet35SS1--1---111.0001.00------244.20.6
MLB Totals for 3B - 11 season(s)-   3B619--3651109797615531474.9492.38------6190.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 10 season(s)-   2B324--7678834221716921650.9755.09------3240.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 7 season(s)-   SS33--1334284947.9591.42------330.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 5 season(s)-   DH25---------------250.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 5 season(s)-   OF13--25-1-2625.9621.92------130.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 3 season(s)-   1B6--24--324241.0004.00------60.00.0
MLB Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P3-3-------------30.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B105--2233051564543528.9725.03------1050.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B25--15531238068.8502.72------250.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B2--22--441.0002.00------20.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1977Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi24-----5-----
1978Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAphi25--244-10-----
1978Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi25---31-3---1-
1979Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAphi26---61-15-----
1979Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26---48-29-----
1980Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27---1611-----1
1981Chicago White SoxALMLBcha28---1-87----1
1982Chicago White SoxALMLBcha29-----50----1
1982Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29---1126---2-
1983Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit30---28726-----
1984Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit31--126261-----
1985Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit32---15-59---1-
1986Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit33---11151-----
1987Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit34---91782-----
1987Detroit TigersALMLBdet34--13316---38
1988Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl353----20---4-
1988Detroit TigersALMLBdet35--4-14---214

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1978Philadelphia PhilliesChamp. SeriesMLB2511000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1987Detroit TigersChamp. SeriesMLB3425120000000100000.400.400.400.800205.500.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs36120000000200000.333.333.333.666206.500.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2010Charlotte Stone CrabsFSLA+Minortba57Manager1398059.576--1 Lost in Finals
2011Charlotte Stone CrabsFSLA+Minortba58Manager1396475.46011.04 
2012Charlotte Stone CrabsFSLA+Minortba59Manager1345579.41027.56 
2013Gulf Coast Rays -GCLRkMinortba60Manager602733.4508.04 
2014Gulf Coast Rays -GCLRkMinortba61Manager603228.5334.02 
2015Gulf Coast Rays -GCLRkMinortba62Manager601644.26726.04 
2016Gulf Coast Rays -GCLRkMinortba63Manager592831.4754.03 
2017Gulf Coast Rays -GCLRkMinortba64Manager602832.4678.03 
2018Charlotte Stone CrabsFSLA+Minortba65Manager1367462.5442.52 
* 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 [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2010Florida State League Manager of the Year1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1988-11-04Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1988-06-10ContractSigned as Free Agent by Braves. 
1988-06-06Released by Tigers. 
1987-08-07TradeTraded by Pirates to Tigers for Morris Madden and Darnell Coles. 
1982-06-14TradeTraded by White Sox to Pirates for Eddie Solomon. 
1979-07-10TradeTraded by Phillies to White Sox for Jack Kucek. 
* 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
1985Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll32232,500-3791838370,78060,000232,500
1986Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll33317,500-3351053386,34760,000550,000
1987Detroit TigersTeam Payroll34317,500-2701962344,90660,000867,500
1987Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll34317,500-270762344,90660,000867,500
1988Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll35277,500-3271454392,10762,5001,145,000
1988Detroit TigersTeam Payroll35277,500-3271954392,10762,5001,145,000
* 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