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Jamie NelsonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1978-1994 MLB Years: 1983-1983
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Drafted

PositionsC-648, 1B-67, 3B-50, OF-6Position when DraftedCPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJames Victor Nelson
Height5-11Weight180BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateSeptember 5,1959 [59.015]PlaceClinton,Oklahoma
CollegeOrange Coast College (Costa Mesa,CA)

DraftedSelected by the New York Mets [Team Picks] in the 8th round (166th overall) of the 1978 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutJuly 21,1983 [23.320]
OrganizationsSEA [3] MIL [2] NYN [2] CAL [1] KCA [1] MIN [1] NYA [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID15912Retrosheet IDnelsj101MLBAM ID119703
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed34Power63Contact64XBH58RBIs52Runs34Hitting58Durability50Team.466Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1978Wausau MetsMidwAnyn-c1864202325413342653244121300.267.346.421.7678520232.313.154.282.34710.3417.671.711.7250.5037.04
1979Bakersfield OutlawsCalifA+--c1911637858106202126575647513300.280.383.439.82216634449.320.159.333.37114.2516.701.172.6731.5032.08
1980Lynchburg MetsCaroA+nyn-c2025651015301811101112100.231.338.323.66121479.259.092.246.31012.6613.921.101.2765.0026.67
1981Lynn SailorsEastAAsea-c219024633678173214362912310.272.364.398.7629816288.282.126.260.35112.5010.070.812.4335.1423.88
1982Lynn SailorsEastAAsea-c22111316489015484287753521530.285.420.434.85413727399.295.149.389.38518.808.770.472.0139.5030.00
1983Salt Lake GullsPCLAAAsea-c238023141577163624543814210.247.389.364.7538414292.270.117.342.35018.4913.010.702.0538.5024.56
1983Seattle MarinersALMLBsea6c234096921301542131201112.219.309.281.590274111.238.062.219.27411.7110.810.920.9096.0019.05
1984Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAmil-c24107330369115043644603310330.276.386.358.74411819394.294.082.264.34415.238.380.551.0282.5020.88
1985Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAmil-c25712320001002200000.167.286.167.4532014.200.000.167.22914.2914.291.000.000.000.00
1987Memphis ChicksSouAAkca-1b2768228476612283631564610200.289.429.465.89410622287.330.176.430.39719.5116.030.822.7928.5033.33
1987Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-c27618341002007400000.222.440.278.7185125.286.056.444.35528.0016.000.570.000.0025.00
1987Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         74246507013283831635010200.285.429.451.88011123312.326.166.431.39420.1916.030.792.5630.7532.86
1988Albany/Colonie YankeesEastAAnya-c284413220326051901252520100.242.369.402.7715311160.262.160.341.35415.6315.631.003.1326.4034.38
1988Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-c282873611110600142202000.151.287.192.47914289.216.041.233.24015.7324.721.570.000.0018.18
1988Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         7220526437152501394722100.210.340.327.6676713249.247.117.302.31415.6618.881.212.0141.0030.23
1989Midland AngelsTexAAcal-c2916405111028106600100.275.362.450.81218347.273.175.350.36512.7712.771.004.2620.0027.27
1989Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAcal16c29441271028512130182910100.220.270.323.593418137.268.103.157.2715.8421.173.631.4663.5028.57
1989Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         6016715396142111143510200.234.293.353.6465911184.269.119.204.2957.6119.022.502.1741.7528.21
1990Portland BeaversPCLAAAmin-c307621725559042403153113300.253.301.350.6517613239.276.097.152.2956.2812.972.071.6754.2523.64
1994Mobile BaysharksTex-LAInd-3441119194611012531161400000.387.459.504.9636012135.433.117.269.42811.8510.370.880.74119.0026.09
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter4096921301542131201112.219.309.281.590274111.238.062.219.00011.7110.810.920.9096.0019.05
Minor League Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter88226153776891161563354323445642714182880.263.372.392.76410241943131.291.129.302.00014.5613.640.942.0141.5128.16
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter34810081242483831611861216015949940.246.349.337.686340571190.276.091.244.00013.4513.360.991.3463.0022.98
AA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter329962153266427301371313198141631240.277.399.428.827412791181.294.151.358.00016.7711.940.712.5432.0729.70
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter14144368121232137386748625400.273.377.422.79918738528.310.149.321.00014.0216.291.162.4634.0831.40
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter64202325413342653244121300.267.346.421.7678520232.313.154.282.00010.3417.671.711.7250.5037.04
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter41119194611012531161400000.387.459.504.9636012135.433.117.269.00011.8510.370.880.74119.0026.09
Seattle Mariners Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter4096921301542131201112.219.309.281.590274111.238.062.219.00011.7110.810.920.9096.0019.05
Average MLB - Per 162 games1623893685120420168534904448.219.309.281.59010916450.238.062.219.00011.7110.810.920.9096.0019.05
Average Minor - Per 162 games16248069127213126566847833510.263.372.392.76418836575.291.129.302.00014.5613.640.942.0141.5128.16

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1990Portland BeaversPCLAAAmin-Rel30006.7530300204.03330520002.006.75--11.254.500.40--
1994Mobile BaysharksTex-LAInd-S/R34303.9414410200145.2472920029300001.669.26--5.725.911.031.000-
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter006.7530300204.03330520002.006.75--11.254.500.40--
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter006.7530300204.03330520002.006.75--11.254.500.40--
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter303.9414410200145.2472920029300001.669.26--5.725.911.031.000-
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings006.751650165001100220.016516516502751100002.006.75--11.254.500.40--

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Wausau Mets MidwAnyn18C33--1663382207199.9616.03-----96451.624.3
1978Wausau Mets MidwAnyn183B13--1020123130.9682.31------6420.39.6
1979Bakersfield Outlaws CalifA+-19C94--46877169561545.9715.80-----1911681.067.1
1979Bakersfield Outlaws CalifA+-193B10--817643125.8062.50------1168.67.1
1979Bakersfield Outlaws CalifA+-191B7--384224442.9556.00------1166.05.0
1980Lynchburg Mets CaroA+nyn20C16--76103-8986.9665.38------2564.011.5
1981Lynn Sailors EastAAsea21C43--2333322268266.9936.19-----109047.831.2
1981Lynn Sailors EastAAsea211B12--98528105103.9818.58------9013.38.7
1981Lynn Sailors EastAAsea213B4--252-97.7781.75------904.42.9
1982Lynn Sailors EastAAsea22C86--51043112564553.9806.43-----1111177.561.9
1982Lynn Sailors EastAAsea221B21--14514215161159.9887.57------11118.915.1
1982Lynn Sailors EastAAsea22OF6--81--991.0001.50------1115.44.3
1982Lynn Sailors EastAAsea223B1---2--221.0002.00------1110.90.7
1983Salt Lake Gulls PCLAAAsea23C64--36048186426408.9586.38-----78080.045.1
1983Salt Lake Gulls PCLAAAsea233B15--927313936.9232.40------8018.810.6
1983Salt Lake Gulls PCLAAAsea231B1--62--881.0008.00------801.30.7
1983Seattle MarinersALMLBsea23C39--2021652223218.9785.59-301665.2104097.524.1
1984Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAmil24C95--5185885584576.9866.06-----610788.866.9
1984Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAmil243B4---2--221.0000.50------1073.72.8
1985Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAmil25C3--10---10101.0003.33------742.92.1
1987Memphis Chicks SouAAkca271B17--1311058146141.9668.29------6825.011.9
1987Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca27C6--3431-3837.9746.17------6100.04.3
1988Albany/Colonie Yankees EastAAnya28C25--1532222177175.9897.00-----34456.818.1
1988Albany/Colonie Yankees EastAAnya281B2--111--12121.0006.00------444.51.4
1988Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya28C24--133142-149147.9876.13-----32885.716.9
1989Midland Angels TexAAcal29C16--667127473.9864.56-----316100.011.8
1989Midland Angels TexAAcal291B1--4--1441.0004.00------166.30.7
1989Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal29C37--2101631229226.9876.11-----34484.126.2
1989Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal291B1--42-1661.0006.00------442.30.7
1990Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin30C67--3383778382375.9825.60-----167688.248.2
1990Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin301B5--40-154140.9768.00------766.63.6
1990Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin303B3--141-65.8331.67------763.92.2
MLB Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C39--2021652223218.9785.59-301665.210390.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 7 season(s)-   C296--1603176392018181779.9796.01-----352960.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 3 season(s)-   3B22--1033414743.9151.95------220.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 3 season(s)-   1B7--504165554.9827.71------70.00.0
AA Totals for C - 4 season(s)-   C170--96210516810831067.9856.28-----271700.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 5 season(s)-   1B53--38930932428419.9797.91------530.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF6--81--991.0001.50------60.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B5--272-119.8181.80------50.00.0
A+ Totals for C - 2 season(s)-   C110--54487199650631.9715.74-----191100.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B10--817643125.8062.50------100.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B7--384224442.9556.00------70.00.0
A Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C33--1663382207199.9616.03-----9330.00.0
A Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B13--1020123130.9682.31------130.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Wausau Mets MidwAnyn18-33---13-----
1979Bakersfield Outlaws CalifA+-19-947--10-----
1980Lynchburg Mets CaroA+nyn20-16---------
1981Lynn Sailors EastAAsea21-4312--4-----
1982Lynn Sailors EastAAsea22-8621--1---6-
1983Salt Lake Gulls PCLAAAsea23-641--15-----
1983Seattle MarinersALMLBsea23-39---------
1984Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAmil24-95---4-----
1985Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAmil25-3---------
1987Memphis Chicks SouAAkca27--17--------
1987Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca27-6---------
1988Albany/Colonie Yankees EastAAnya28-252--------
1988Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya28-24---------
1989Midland Angels TexAAcal29-161--------
1989Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal29-371--------
1990Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin30-675--3-----

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2000Princeton Devil RaysAppRkMinortba40Hitting Coach683434.5004.02Edwin Rodriguez
2002Charleston (sc) RiverDogsSALAMinortba42Hitting Coach1366076.44117.57Buddy Biancalana
2003Princeton Devil RaysAppRkMinortba43Manager642341.35914.05 
2004Princeton Devil RaysAppRkMinortba44Manager672344.34318.55 
2005Princeton Devil RaysAppRkMinortba45Manager653431.52312.03 
2006Princeton Devil RaysAppRkMinortba46Manager642836.43810.55 -
2007Princeton Devil RaysAppRkMinortba47Manager683335.48515.03 
2013Tampa Bay RaysALMLBMLBtba53Assistant Hitting Coach1639271.5645.52Joe MaddonLost in 1st Round (Red Sox)
2014Tampa Bay RaysALMLBMLBtba54Assistant Hitting Coach1627785.47519.04Joe Maddon
2015Tampa Bay RaysALMLBMLBtba55Assistant Coach1628082.49413.04Kevin Cash
2016Tampa Bay RaysALMLBMLBtba56Assistant Coach1626894.42025.05Kevin Cash
2017Tampa Bay RaysALMLBMLBtba57Coach1628082.49413.03Kevin Cash
2018Montgomery BiscuitsSouAAMinortba58Coach000.000--0Brady Williams
* 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

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1986-11-15ContractSigned as Free Agent by Royals. 
1986-01-01Released by Brewers. 
1985-03-22Returned to Brewers. 
1984-12-02Purchased by Cubs from Brewers. 
1981-04-08ContractSigned as Free Agent by Mariners. 
1981-04-03Released by Mets. 
* 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.