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Jim WrightTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1973-1983 MLB Years: 1981-1982
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PositionsP-103Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJames Leon Wright
Height6-5Weight205BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMarch 3,1955 [63.081]PlaceSt. Joseph,Missouri
High SchoolBenton (St. Joseph,MO)

DraftedSelected by the Philadelphia Phillies [Team Picks] in the 5th round (98th overall) of the 1973 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutApril 22,1981 [26.050]
OrganizationsPHI [7] KCA [2] CHN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID19948Retrosheet IDwrigj101MLBAM ID124602
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts42Walks68Hittable42SO/BB58vsPower42Hitting0Durability29Team.533Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1973nullRk--Rel18453.1310010000072.0563625033530001.247.00--4.136.631.61.444-
1974nullA---Rel19344.9213013000075.0754641047420001.639.00--5.645.040.89.429-
1975nullA--Rel201472.73260260000181.016683550561270001.238.25--2.786.312.27.667-
1976nullAA--Rel211352.39200200000147.012451390561070001.227.59--3.436.551.91.722-
1977Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAphi-ST221463.132222010100161.0148685610421186101.188.270.562.356.602.81.700-
1980Peninsula PilotsCaroA+phi-S/R251311.852717103101136.01134728356889001.247.480.203.715.821.57.929-
1980Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAphi-ST25995.35232300000106.01187163655462001.6310.020.514.673.910.84.500-
1980Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST022103.385040103101242.023111891911113411001.418.590.334.134.981.21.688-
1981Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca35S/R26233.4617413007052.0572120521270021.509.870.873.634.671.29.4004.14
1982Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-ST27523.4112120200063.0602824820451001.268.531.142.846.392.25.714-
1982Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca35Rel27005.32707003023.23218143690101.6112.171.142.283.421.50-4.36
1983Midland CubsTexAAchn-ST28534.8212111000074.2824340533431001.549.880.603.985.181.30.625-
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter234.04244200010075.2893934827360121.5310.590.953.214.281.33.4001.57
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter80423.291658580152011015.19424733713239866919101.328.340.283.535.931.68.656-
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter28173.905757012100330.0326167143241172099101.348.880.653.195.691.79.622-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1883.213211210000221.220694795891501001.338.360.203.616.091.69.692-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1311.852717103101136.01134728356889001.247.480.203.715.821.57.929-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1472.73260260000181.016683550561270001.238.25--2.786.312.27.667-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter344.9213013000075.0754641047420001.639.00--5.645.040.89.429-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter453.1310010000072.0563625033530001.247.00--4.136.631.61.444-
Kansas City Royals Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter234.04244200010075.2893934827360121.5310.590.953.214.281.33.400-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings694.0470125800290220.02591139923791050361.5310.590.953.214.281.33.4001.57
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings1793.293618183000220.0204102807861454001.328.340.283.535.931.68.654-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1977Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAphi-2222554710040052802000.127.200.145.3458162.259.018.109.1718.0645.165.600.000.0014.29
1978Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAphi-p2352000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1980Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAphi-p25245020000000202000.400.400.400.800207.667.000.000.3640.0028.570.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter51624910040053104000.145.209.161.37010171.290.016.097.0007.0443.666.200.000.0011.11
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter51624910040053104000.145.209.161.37010171.290.016.097.0007.0443.666.200.000.0011.11
Average Minor - Per 162 games162197132930013001698013000.145.209.161.370323226.290.016.097.0007.0443.666.200.000.0011.11

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAphi23P5--2---221.0000.40------5100.03.7
1980Peninsula Pilots CaroA+phi25P27--1121113332.9701.19------27100.019.3
1980Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAphi25P23--710211917.8950.74------2495.817.0
1981Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca26P17-5226--881.0000.470.15-----17100.016.5
1982Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca27P12--87211715.8821.25------12100.08.8
1982Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca27P7-23121-43.7500.430.13-----7100.04.3
1983Midland Cubs TexAAchn28P12--4151-2019.9501.58------12100.08.8
MLB Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P24-75381-1211.9170.460.15-----240.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P40--1717423834.8950.85------400.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P12--4151-2019.9501.58------120.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P27--1121113332.9701.19------270.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAphi235----------
1980Peninsula Pilots CaroA+phi2527----------
1980Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAphi2523----------
1981Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca2617----------
1982Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca2712----------
1982Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca277----------
1983Midland Cubs TexAAchn2812----------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1984Pikeville CubsAppRkMinorchn29Pitching Coach683434.5002.53Jim Fairey
1986Peoria ChiefsMidwAMinorchn31Pitching Coach1407763.55010.02Pete MackaninLost in Finals
1987Peoria ChiefsMidwAMinorchn32Pitching Coach1407169.50723.02Jim Tracy
1988Iowa CubsAmerAAAMinorchn33Pitching Coach1427864.5493.02Pete Mackanin
1989Iowa CubsAmerAAAMinorchn34Pitching Coach1446282.43111.03Pete Mackanin
1990Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red BaronsILAAAMinorphi35Pitching Coach1466878.46621.52Bill Dancy
1991Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red BaronsILAAAMinorphi36Pitching Coach1436578.45514.04Bill Dancy
1992Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red BaronsILAAAMinorphi37Pitching Coach1428458.592--1Lee EliaLost in Finals
1993Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red BaronsILAAAMinorphi38Pitching Coach1426280.43712.53George Culver
1994Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red BaronsILAAAMinorphi39Pitching Coach1426280.43716.05Mike Quade
1995Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red BaronsILAAAMinorphi40Pitching Coach1427072.4933.04Mike Quade
1996Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi41Pitching Coach1626795.41429.05Jim Fregosi
1997New Haven RavensEastAAMinorcol42Pitching Coach1426478.45115.05Bill Hayes
2001Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAMinorcol46Pitching Coach1416279.44020.04Chris Cron
2002Colorado RockiesNLMLBMLBcol47Pitching Coach1627389.45125.04Buddy Bell,Clint Hurdle-
2003Colorado RockiesNLMLBMLBcol48Minor League Pitching Coordinator1627488.45726.54Clint Hurdle-
2004Colorado RockiesNLMLBMLBcol49Minor League Pitching Coordinator1626894.42025.04Clint Hurdle-
2005Colorado RockiesNLMLBMLBcol50Minor League Pitching Coordinator1626795.41415.05Clint Hurdle-
2006Colorado RockiesNLMLBMLBcol51Minor League Pitching Coordinator1627686.46912.05Clint Hurdle
2007Colorado RockiesNLMLBMLBcol52Minor League Pitching Coordinator1639073.5520.52Clint HurdleLost World Series (Boston)
2008Colorado RockiesNLMLBMLBcol53Minor League Pitching Coordinator1627488.45710.03Clint Hurdle
2009Colorado RockiesNLMLBMLBcol54Bullpen Coach1629270.5683.02Clint Hurdle,Jim TracyLost in NLDS (Philadelphia)
2010Colorado RockiesNLMLBMLBcol55Bullpen Coach1628379.5129.04Jim Tracy
2011Colorado RockiesNLMLBMLBcol56Bullpen Coach1627389.45121.04Jim Tracy
2012Colorado RockiesNLMLBMLBcol57Bullpen Coach1626498.39530.05Jim Tracy
2013Colorado RockiesNLMLBMLBcol58Pitching Coach1627488.45718.05Walt Weiss
2014Colorado RockiesNLMLBMLBcol59Pitching Coach1626696.40728.04Walt Weiss
* 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.
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* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1982-11-03TradeTraded by Royals to Cubs for Mike King. 
* 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.