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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
James Ivan Roland
Stat Years
1962-1972  [mlb] 1962-1972
Height/Weight
6-3 / 190
Bats/Throws
Right / Left
Positions
P (216)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
Death
2010-03-06 [67.082]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
Broughton (Raleigh,NC)
Colleges
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Minnesota Twins in 1961
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Al Evans
MLB Debut
1962-09-20 - Boxscore  (Age: 19.280)
Service Time
Organizations
MIN [6] OAK [4] NYA [1] TEX [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 17323 ... retro id: rolaj101 ... mlbam id: 121408
Relations
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1962Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin44191Log - Sp - Ext - Perf000.0010000102.01000010000.504.500.000.004.500.000.00.000
    1962MLB Totals: MINbyYearMLB----191Log - Sp - Ext - Perf000.0010000102.01000010000.504.500.000.004.500.002.00.000
    1963Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin34202Log - Sp - Ext - Perf412.571072113049.0321714427342001.205.880.734.966.243.121.26.800
    1963MLB Totals: MINbyYearMLB----201Log - Sp - Ext - Perf412.571072113049.0321714427342001.205.880.734.966.243.121.26.800
    1964Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin,2544213Log - Sp - Ext - Perf264.10301310717394.17648431255636141.397.251.145.256.014.581.15.250
    1964MLB Totals: MINbyYearMLB----211Log - Sp - Ext - Perf264.11301310717394.37648431255636141.397.271.155.266.034.591.15.250
    1966Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin32234Log - Sp - Ext - Perf000.0010001102.00000010000.000.000.000.004.500.000.00.000
    1966MLB Totals: MINbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf000.0010001102.00000010000.000.000.000.004.500.002.00.000
    1967Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin19245Log - Sp - Ext - Perf013.03250001125235.2331212317163001.408.330.764.294.043.030.94.000
    1967MLB Totals: MINbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf013.07250001125235.7331212317163001.428.440.774.354.093.070.94.000
    1968Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin19256Log - Sp - Ext - Perf413.50284101224061.2553324324367121.288.030.443.505.254.821.50.800
    1968MLB Totals: MINbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf413.53284101224061.7553324324367121.298.090.443.535.294.851.50.800
    1969Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak33267Log - Sp - Ext - Perf512.1939320836186.1592421246484061.226.150.214.805.002.501.04.833
    1969MLB Totals: OAKbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf512.2039320836186.3592421246484061.226.170.214.815.022.511.04.833
    1970Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak33278Log - Sp - Ext - Perf332.7028200626243.1281413223264001.185.820.424.785.402.911.13.500
    1970MLB Totals: OAKbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf332.7128200626243.3281413223264001.185.850.424.805.432.921.13.500
    1971Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak33289Log - Sp - Ext - Perf133.1831000731145.1341816419303151.176.750.793.775.963.571.58.250
    1971MLB Totals: OAKbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf133.1931000731145.3341816419303151.186.780.803.795.993.591.58.250
    1972Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak332910Log - Sp - Ext - Perf003.8620000202.15210000002.1419.290.000.000.007.710.00.000
    1972New York YankeesALMLBnya542910Log - Sp - Ext - Perf015.04160001016025.0271414316130011.729.721.085.764.685.040.81.000
    1972Texas RangersALMLBtex342910Log - Sp - Ext - Perf008.1050001503.17331240012.7018.902.705.4010.808.102.00.000
    1972MLB Totals: OAK-NYA-TEXbyYearMLB----293Log - Sp - Ext - Perf015.36230001123030.7391918418170021.8911.621.195.365.075.660.94.000
    MLB Totals (12 yrs)19173.222162961641879450.335718516134229272293191.307.140.684.585.443.701.19.528
    American League Totals (12 yrs)19173.222162961641879450.335718516134229272293191.307.140.684.585.443.701.19.528
    Oakland Athletics Totals (4 yrs)972.5910052021954177.31265851888104111111.216.400.414.475.292.951.18.563
    Minnesota Twins Totals (6 yrs)1093.4395244132715244.7197110932212315118261.317.260.814.535.574.051.23.526
    New York Yankees Totals (1 yrs)015.04160001016025.0271414316130011.729.721.085.764.685.040.81.000
    Texas Rangers Totals (1 yrs)008.7150001503.37331240012.9020.322.905.8111.618.712.00.000
    Glossary:
    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 Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1963Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin3420pL-S-E-P11015100000000603000.000.000.000.0001800.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    1964Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin,254421pL-S-E-P230272400000001100000.148.148.148.2962740.000.000.2500.0040.740.000.00.000.0
    1967Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin1924pL-S-E-P3253000000000100000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    1968Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin1925pL-S-E-P4298000001001402000.000.111.000.1111100.125.000.0009.0936.364.000.00.000.0
    1969Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak3326pL-S-E-P53921020000001900001.095.136.095.2312220.048.000.1674.5540.919.000.00.000.0
    1970Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak3327pL-S-E-P6286000000001400000.000.143.000.143700.167.000.00014.2957.144.000.00.000.0
    1971Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak3328pL-S-E-P7313000000000101000.000.000.000.000400.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.00.000.0
    1972New York YankeesALMLBnya5429pL-S-E-P8161000000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (8 yrs)208843600010033606001.071.103.071.1749360.036.000.1253.2338.7112.000.00.000.0
    American League Totals (8 yrs)208843600010033606001.071.103.071.1749360.036.000.1253.2338.7112.000.00.000.0
    Oakland Athletics Totals (3 yrs)98300200000021401001.067.125.067.1923320.067.000.1256.0642.427.000.00.000.0
    Minnesota Twins Totals (4 yrs)94533400010012205000.075.093.075.1685940.019.000.1291.6937.2922.000.00.000.0
    New York Yankees Totals (1 yrs)161000000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Glossary:
    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 Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1962Minnesota TwinsALMLB19P102.0000000.0000.000.000.6100.017
    1963Minnesota TwinsALMLB20P10049.049101413.9291.300.276.2100.012
    1964Minnesota TwinsALMLB21P30094.11110112121.0000.400.1318.5100.09
    1966Minnesota TwinsALMLB23P102.0000000.0000.000.000.6100.015
    1967Minnesota TwinsALMLB24P25035.24400881.0000.300.2315.4100.09
    1968Minnesota TwinsALMLB25P28061.2214111716.9410.600.2617.396.69
    1969Oakland AthleticsALMLB26P39086.14130317171.0000.400.2024.1100.04
    1970Oakland AthleticsALMLB27P28043.0390012121.0000.400.2817.3100.010
    1971Oakland AthleticsALMLB28P31045.00600661.0000.200.1319.3100.06
    1972New York YankeesALMLB29P16025.01301441.0000.300.1610.3100.09
    1972Texas RangersALMLB29P503.0000000.0000.000.003.2100.013
    1972Oakland AthleticsALMLB29P202.0011021.5000.500.501.3100.014
    MLB Totals - (P)216044819703610.0000.000.00---------
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    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 Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1962MLB1----------
    1963MLB10----------
    1964MLB30----------
    1966MLB1----------
    1967MLB25----------
    1968MLB28----------
    1969MLB39----------
    1970MLB28----------
    1971MLB31----------
    1972MLB23----------
    Totals216----------