Page Information
Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Johnny Lane Oates
Stat Years
1970-1981  [mlb] 1970-1981
5-11 / 185
Left / Right
C (615)
Draft Position
Born Date/Place
2004-12-24 [58.337]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
Prince George (Prince George,VA)
Virginia Tech (Blacksburg,Virginia)
Selected by the Baltimore Orioles in Round #1 (#10 overall) of the 1967 Amateur Entry Draft (Jan-Sec Phase) 2 Draft Instances
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1970-09-17 - Boxscore  (Age: 24.239)
Service Time
ATL [3] LAN [3] BAL [2] PHI [2] NYA [2]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 16062 ... retro id: oatej101 ... mlbam id: 119881
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed41Power27Contact88XBH35RBIs29Runs43Hitting51Durability23Team.562Ratings Explained
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Jobs in Baseball

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlJob DescriptionWLWpctOverallRankGBLPlayoffs
    1982NashvilleSouAAManager7767.535---1-League Champions
    1983ColumbusILAAAManager8357.593---1-Lost in Semi-Finals
    1984Chicago CubsNLMLBBullpen Coach9665.596---1-Lost NLCS (Padres)
    1985Chicago CubsNLMLBBullpen Coach7784.478---423.5dnq
    1986Chicago CubsNLMLBBullpen Coach7090.438---537.0dnq
    1987Chicago CubsNLMLBBench Coach7685.472---618.5dnq
    1988RochesterILAAAManager7764.546---1-League Champions (Tidewater)
    1989Baltimore OriolesALMLBBench Coach8775.537---22.0dnq
    1990Baltimore OriolesALMLBBench Coach7685.472---511.5dnq
    1991Baltimore OriolesALMLBManager6795.414---624.0dnq
    1991Baltimore OriolesALMLBBench Coach6795.414---624.0dnq
    1992Baltimore OriolesALMLBManager8973.549---37.0dnq
    1993Baltimore OriolesALMLBManager8577.525---310.0dnq
    1994Baltimore OriolesALMLBManager6349.563---26.5dnq
    1995Texas RangersALMLBManager7470.514---34.5dnq
    1996Texas RangersALMLBManager9072.556---1-Lost in 1st Round (Yankees)
    1997Texas RangersALMLBManager7785.475---313.0dnq
    1998Texas RangersALMLBManager8874.543---1-Lost in 1st Round (Yankees)
    1999Texas RangersALMLBManager9567.586---1-Lost in 1st Round (Yankees)
    2000Texas RangersALMLBManager7191.438---420.5dnq
    2001Texas RangersALMLBManager7389.451---443.0dnq
    21 record(s)
    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 Job Description Title of the role within baseball. W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L)) Overall Drafted Overall or College Team Overall Record Rank If team context, indicates Divisional Rank GBL Games behind leader. ((Team A Wins-Team B Wins) + (Team A Losses-Team B Losses))/2 Playoffs Playoff participation description.

    Manager Record by Level

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    LevelSeason CountWinsLossesWPctPlayoff Count
    3 record(s)
    Level Level of the team in terms of MLB, minor league level, Independent or College division WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))