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Joe PittmanHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1975-1985 MLB Years: 1981-1984
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Positions2B-352, 3B-131, SS-74, 1B-42, OF-11Position when Drafted3BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJoseph Wayne Pittman
Height6-1Weight180BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJanuary 1,1954PlaceHouston,Texas
Death DateJune 13,2014 [60.163]
CollegeSouthern University (Baton Rouge,LA)

DraftedSelected by the Houston Astros in the 5th round (110th overall) of the 1975 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutApril 25,1981 [27.114]
OrganizationsHOU [8] SDN [2] DET [1] SFN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID16662Retrosheet IDpittj001MLBAM ID120607
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed88Power31Contact73XBH26RBIs32Runs62Hitting69Durability45Team.477Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1975SouthernCollege-2b-ss2141141406381342110191000000.447.513.5821.0958212160.469.135.348.49611.886.250.531.8847.0019.05
1975ColumbusSouAA--2121718192001000000000.268.268.296.56421271.268.028.028.2580.000.000.000.000.0010.53
1976DubuqueMidwA--2210944268123196234000000000.278.278.362.64016027442.275.084.084.2920.000.000.000.45221.0021.95
1977Cocoa AstrosFSLA+hou-23369571840034491901200.189.255.232.487224107.231.043.137.2288.4117.762.110.000.0022.22
1977Columbus AstrosSouAAhou-234813417332008134121306200.246.304.261.565352154.268.015.172.2647.798.441.080.000.006.06
1977Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         84229245160011178213207400.223.283.249.532576261.254.026.157.2498.0512.261.520.000.0011.76
1978Columbus AstrosSouAAhou-1b-ss2492306447861117179203214300.255.300.291.591898334.279.036.127.2745.999.581.600.30306.0010.26
1979Columbus AstrosSouAAhou-2b-3b2510038256108132527156293659000.283.341.366.70714020425.302.083.183.3246.828.471.241.1876.4018.52
1979Charleston CharliesILAAAhou-2b2551100000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1979Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         10538357108132527156293659000.282.341.366.70714020426.301.084.183.3236.818.451.241.1776.6018.52
1980Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-3b-2b261264909315423101615413547517300.314.381.408.78920034555.367.094.288.3599.7313.511.390.18490.0022.08
1981Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-3b27623480115316200000.348.483.5651.04813229.350.217.565.47120.696.900.333.4523.0025.00
1981Houston AstrosNLMLBhou92b27521351138420744111602133.281.333.341.674466149.317.060.141.3037.3810.741.450.000.0015.79
1982Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-3b-of288306122004321102000.400.419.467.88614233.414.067.133.3983.033.031.000.000.0016.67
1982Houston AstrosNLMLBhou93b281510021000000201000.200.200.300.5003111.250.100.100.2200.0018.180.000.000.0050.00
1982San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn82b2855118163020078391302023.254.307.271.578322129.286.017.136.2636.9810.081.440.000.006.67
1982Totals for NL-NL         70128163230078391503023.250.299.273.572353140.283.023.133.2606.4310.711.670.000.009.38
1983Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-2b29129550921552773523818537326100.282.347.373.72020537612.320.091.224.3288.6611.931.380.49183.3323.87
1984Phoenix GiantsPCLAAAsfn-2b3095357691021413281610363524420.286.351.356.70712718403.307.070.188.3228.938.680.970.74119.0017.65
1984San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn2ss-2b301722250002110600101.227.217.227.4445023.294.000.000.1970.0026.090.000.000.000.00
1985Nashville SoundsAmerAAAdet-3b3110737441100191326189264903210.267.313.348.66113023405.299.081.174.2986.4212.101.880.74124.6723.00
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter139285297572016138203705257.263.309.302.611869312.300.039.126.0006.4111.861.850.000.0012.00
Minor League Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter882325550691013129192661817624633511421730.280.331.355.68611561793571.305.075.183.0006.899.381.360.53171.3219.67
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter4761825306531852011176132531762355221030.291.353.378.7316891162038.327.087.226.0008.6411.531.340.54165.9121.85
AA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter26189312523823365345196181619500.267.316.319.63528532984.286.052.150.0006.208.231.330.61148.8313.45
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter369571840034491901200.189.255.232.487224107.231.043.137.0008.4117.762.110.000.0022.22
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter10944268123196234000000000.278.278.362.64016027442.275.084.084.0000.000.000.000.45221.0021.95
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter41141406381342110191000000.447.513.5821.0958212160.469.135.348.00011.886.250.531.8847.0019.05
Houston Astros Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter671451140520744111803133.276.325.338.663497160.313.062.138.0006.8811.251.640.000.0017.50
San Diego Padres Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter55118163020078391302023.254.307.271.578322129.286.017.136.0006.9810.081.440.000.006.67
San Francisco Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1722250002110600101.227.217.227.4445023.294.000.000.0000.0026.090.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162332348782019159234306268.263.309.302.61110010364.300.039.126.0006.4111.861.850.000.0012.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games162598931672453493314456228310.280.331.355.68621233656.305.075.183.0006.899.381.360.53171.3219.67

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Columbus Astros SouAAhou241B38--28218721307300.9777.89------9241.326.6
1978Columbus Astros SouAAhou24SS34--5164-6157.9341.68------9237.023.8
1978Columbus Astros SouAAhou242B13--2227185049.9803.77------9214.19.1
1979Columbus Astros SouAAhou252B55--131157836296288.9735.24------10055.038.5
1979Columbus Astros SouAAhou251B2--2--1221.0001.00------1002.01.4
1979Columbus Astros SouAAhou253B31--266961010195.9413.06------10031.021.7
1979Charleston Charlies ILAAAhou252B2--11-1221.0001.00------540.01.4
1980Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou261B2--171-118181.0009.00------1261.61.4
1980Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou262B12--1927-646461.0003.83------1269.58.2
1980Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou263B18--461632124230209.90911.61------12614.312.3
1981Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou273B5--511111716.9413.20------683.33.6
1981Houston AstrosNLMLBhou272B35--5689314148145.9804.14------5267.331.8
1981Houston AstrosNLMLBhou273B4--33--661.0001.50------527.73.6
1982Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou283B5--3102-1513.8672.60------862.53.5
1982Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou28OF3--4---441.0001.33------837.52.1
1982San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn28SS13--1128244139.9513.00------5523.68.0
1982San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn282B30--3968414111107.9643.57------5554.518.5
1982Houston AstrosNLMLBhou283B3--11--221.0000.67------1520.01.9
1982Houston AstrosNLMLBhou28OF1--1---111.0001.00------156.70.6
1983Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn292B124--2343712396628605.9634.88------12996.186.7
1984Phoenix Giants PCLAAAsfn30SS20--3147488278.9513.90------9521.114.0
1984Phoenix Giants PCLAAAsfn302B71--1242611731402385.9585.42------9574.749.7
1984San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn302B5--36-1991.0001.80------1729.43.1
1984San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn303B2---------------1711.81.2
1984San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn30SS6--271-109.9001.50------1735.33.7
1985Nashville Sounds AmerAAAdet312B5--49-313131.0002.60------1074.73.5
1985Nashville Sounds AmerAAAdet31SS1--23-2551.0005.00------1070.90.7
1985Nashville Sounds AmerAAAdet31OF7--8-1-98.8891.14------1076.55.0
1985Nashville Sounds AmerAAAdet313B63--35113177165148.8972.35------10758.944.7
MLB Totals for 2B - 3 season(s)-   2B70--98163729268261.9743.73------700.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS19--1335345148.9412.53------190.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 3 season(s)-   3B9--44--881.0000.89------90.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 5 season(s)-   2B214--3826694013710911051.9634.91------2140.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 4 season(s)-   3B91--892974132427386.9044.24------910.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS21--33504108783.9543.95------210.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF10--12-1-1312.9231.20------100.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B2--171-118181.0009.00------20.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B68--153184944346337.9744.96------680.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B40--28418722309302.9777.55------400.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS34--5164-6157.9341.68------340.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B31--266961010195.9413.06------310.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Columbus Astros SouAAhou24--381334------
1979Columbus Astros SouAAhou25--255-31-----
1979Charleston Charlies ILAAAhou25---2-------
1980Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou26--212-18-----
1981Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou27-----5-----
1981Houston AstrosNLMLBhou27---35-4-----
1982Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou28-----5---3-
1982San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn28---3013------
1982Houston AstrosNLMLBhou28-----3---1-
1983Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn29---124-------
1984Phoenix Giants PCLAAAsfn30---7120------
1984San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn30---562-----
1985Nashville Sounds AmerAAAdet31---5163---7-

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1981Houston AstrosDiv SeriesMLB2722000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs22000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
1984-11-05Released by Giants. 
1983-12-06TradeTraded by Padres with Tommy Francis to Giants for Champ Summers. 
1982-06-08TradeTraded by Astros to Padres for Danny Boone. 
* 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.