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Jim WilsonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1980-1994 MLB Years: 1985-1989
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Rated Prospect

Positions1B-547, C-30, 3B-24, OF-7, DH-7Position when Drafted1BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJames George Wilson
Height6-3Weight230BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 29,1960 [57.147]PlaceCorvallis,Oregon
High SchoolFranklin (Livonia,MI)
CollegeOregon State University (Corvallis,OR)

DraftedSelected by the Cleveland Indians [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (40th overall) of the 1982 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the San Francisco Giants [Team Picks] in the 23rd round (587th overall) of the 1979 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Boston Red Sox [Team Picks] in the 1st round (17th overall) of the 1977 Amateur Entry Draft
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1983-CLE-#6 ... 1984-CLE-#4 ... 1985-CLE-#3 ... 1986-CLE-#9
MLB DebutSeptember 13,1985 [24.258]
OrganizationsCLE [5] SEA [3] MIN [1] MON [1] SFN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID19787Retrosheet IDwilsj001MLBAM ID124406
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed29Power83Contact37XBH75RBIs79Runs41Hitting69Durability61Team.484Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1981Oregon State UniversityPac10NCAA-11b2039119253411053200152400000.286.366.504.8706016134.322.218.345.39411.1917.911.603.7323.8047.06
1982Oregon State UniversityPac10NCAA-11b21441524951101216210332800000.336.454.8291.28312632185.291.493.717.53917.8415.140.8511.357.2462.75
1982Waterloo IndiansMidwAcle-3b21552044073171144801234740020.358.433.6571.09013432231.413.299.407.4739.9620.352.046.0614.5743.84
1982Chattanooga LookoutsSouAAcle-1b2111403710051031202000.175.233.200.4338145.250.025.125.2066.6726.674.000.000.0014.29
1982Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         662444380181145311265942020.328.401.582.98314233276.386.254.361.4309.4221.382.275.0717.4341.25
1983Buffalo BisonsEastAAcle-1b2213649684144250261051159114100420.290.374.498.87224751569.328.208.327.38710.3720.041.934.5719.0835.42
1984Maine GuidesILAAAcle-1b23133490561281911584003711341310.261.316.396.71219435535.310.135.210.3216.9221.123.052.8032.6727.34
1985Maine GuidesILAAAcle-1b241395237515023026101015010410950.287.345.480.82525149583.308.193.287.3598.5817.842.084.4620.1232.67
1985Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle58dh-1b24414250004001300000.357.400.357.7575015.455.000.071.3476.6720.003.000.000.000.00
1986Maine GuidesILAAAcle-1b25116405339420195732238032820.232.273.353.62614330441.262.121.180.2775.2218.143.482.0445.0031.91
1987Portland BeaversPCLAAAmin-1b264515716427032420183410100.268.345.369.7145810177.322.101.229.32110.1719.211.891.6952.3323.81
1988Vermont MarinersEastAAsea-1b271254395712518117731143610380940.285.343.446.78919636492.329.161.260.3507.3220.932.863.4625.8228.80
1989Calgary CannonsPCLAAAsea-1b2813851979163300261338354102601120.314.378.522.90027156590.341.208.322.3989.1517.291.894.4119.9634.36
1989Seattle MarinersALMLBsea54dh2858000000000300000.000.000.000.000008.000.000.000.0000.0037.500.000.000.000.00
1990Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-1b292894724502110052600100.255.290.372.662357100.328.117.170.2975.0026.005.202.0047.0029.17
1991Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAAsfn-1b3011643362130300217855458940530.300.368.515.88322351487.332.215.319.3899.2418.281.984.3120.6239.23
1993Calgary CannonsPCLAAAsea-1b321863101630190061321200.254.329.349.67822474.294.095.190.3098.1117.572.171.3563.0025.00
1994Winnipeg GoldeyesNorthernInd-334818126568194032263420202.309.398.514.9129318211.336.205.354.39712.3216.111.314.2720.1132.14
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter922250004001600000.227.261.227.4885023.313.000.045.0004.3526.096.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter1060386352210961984160728311735983743653210.284.347.461.80817823624324.321.177.274.0008.3019.362.333.7024.1433.03
AAA Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter73326843387471372103497181123856121440130.278.337.446.78311972422987.313.168.259.0007.9718.782.363.4526.0632.40
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter27297514427644143183135982291821360.283.355.463.818451881106.325.180.288.0008.8620.712.343.8922.6731.88
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter552044073171144801234740020.358.433.6571.09013432231.413.299.407.0009.9620.352.046.0614.5743.84
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter4818126568194032263420202.309.398.514.9129318211.336.205.354.00012.3216.111.314.2720.1132.14
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter832717485211269410485200000.314.417.6861.10318648319.306.372.554.00015.0516.301.088.1510.4256.47
Cleveland Indians Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter414250004001300000.357.400.357.7575015.455.000.071.0006.6720.003.000.000.000.00
Seattle Mariners Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter58000000000300000.000.000.000.000008.000.000.000.0000.0037.500.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162396369000072001810800000.227.261.227.488900414.313.000.045.0004.3526.096.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625908016830124111535512871830.284.347.461.80827255661.321.177.274.0008.3019.362.333.7024.1433.03

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1988Vermont MarinersEastAAsea-Rel27000.0010100101.02000100003.0018.00--9.00--0.00--
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0010100101.02000100003.0018.00--9.00--0.00--
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0010100101.02000100003.0018.00--9.00--0.00--
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings000.002200220002200220.044000022000003.0018.00--9.00--0.00--

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1982Waterloo Indians MidwAcle213B17--9328-4941.8372.41------5530.912.2
1982Waterloo Indians MidwAcle21OF4--3---331.0000.75------557.32.9
1982Waterloo Indians MidwAcle211B1--5---551.0005.00------551.80.7
1982Chattanooga Lookouts SouAAcle211B4--291113130.9687.50------1136.42.8
1983Buffalo Bisons EastAAcle221B82--701571360771758.9839.24------13660.359.0
1983Buffalo Bisons EastAAcle22C13--8161-8887.9896.69-----21369.69.4
1983Buffalo Bisons EastAAcle223B7--141-65.8330.71------1365.15.0
1983Buffalo Bisons EastAAcle22OF3--5---551.0001.67------1362.22.2
1984Maine Guides ILAAAcle231B86--71553971777768.9888.93------13364.763.2
1984Maine Guides ILAAAcle23C17--84132-9997.9805.71-----313312.812.5
1985Maine Guides ILAAAcle241B125--110485109611991189.9929.51------13989.989.9
1985Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle24DH2---------------450.01.2
1985Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle241B2--23--123231.00011.50------450.01.2
1986Maine Guides ILAAAcle251B89--72371892802794.9908.92------11676.763.6
1987Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin261B43--28739530331326.9857.58------4595.630.5
1988Vermont Mariners EastAAsea271B3--1731-2120.9526.67------1252.42.2
1989Calgary Cannons PCLAAAsea281B7--585156463.9849.00------1385.14.9
1989Seattle MarinersALMLBsea28DH5---------------5100.03.1
1990Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon291B22--17220314195192.9858.73------2878.615.1
1991Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn301B72--65040758697690.9909.58------11662.152.2
1993Calgary Cannons PCLAAAsea321B11--1062115109108.9919.82------1861.17.9
MLB Totals for DH - 2 season(s)-   DH7---------------70.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B2--23--123231.00011.50------20.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 8 season(s)-   1B455--38153154438141744130.9899.08------4550.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C17--84132-9997.9805.71-----3170.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 3 season(s)-   1B89--747611561823808.9829.08------890.00.0
AA Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C13--8161-8887.9896.69-----2130.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B7--141-65.8330.71------70.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF3--5---551.0001.67------30.00.0
A Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B17--9328-4941.8372.41------170.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF4--3---331.0000.75------40.00.0
A Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--5---551.0005.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1982Waterloo Indians MidwAcle21--1--17---4-
1982Chattanooga Lookouts SouAAcle21--4--------
1983Buffalo Bisons EastAAcle22-1382--7---3-
1984Maine Guides ILAAAcle23-1786--------
1985Maine Guides ILAAAcle24--125--------
1985Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle24--2-------2
1986Maine Guides ILAAAcle25--89--------
1987Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin26--43--------
1988Vermont Mariners EastAAsea27--3--------
1989Calgary Cannons PCLAAAsea28--7--------
1989Seattle MarinersALMLBsea28----------5
1990Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon29--22--------
1991Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn30--72--------
1993Calgary Cannons PCLAAAsea32--11--------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1988-03-01ContractSigned as Free Agent by Mariners. 
1987-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1987-05-13ContractSigned as Free Agent by Twins. 
1987-01-26Released by Indians. 
* 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
1985Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll2460,000-51638-370,78060,00060,000
1989Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll2862,500-69139-429,80262,500122,500
* 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