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Joel YoungbloodHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1970-1989 MLB Years: 1976-1989
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PositionsOF-745, 3B-218, 2B-173, 1B-7, SS-3, C-1Position when DraftedC-SSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJoel Randolph Youngblood Iii
Height6-0Weight180BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 28,1951 [66.175]PlaceHouston,Texas
High SchoolAustin (Houston,TX)

DraftedSelected by the Cincinnati Reds in the 2nd round (40th overall) of the 1970 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutApril 13,1976 [24.229]
OrganizationsCIN [8] NYN [6] SFN [6] MON [1] SLN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID20037Retrosheet IDyounj001MLBAM ID124715
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed60Power57Contact50XBH54RBIs57Runs48Hitting58Durability42Team.464Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1970Sioux FallsNorthernInd--18652362753111017000000000.225.225.280.5056612236.225.055.055.2250.000.000.000.000.0022.64
1970TampaFSLA+--1817547120003000000000.222.222.222.44412054.222.000.000.2020.000.000.000.000.000.00
1971TampaFSLA+--1913644375113254544000000000.255.255.363.61816134443.247.108.108.2780.000.000.001.1388.6030.09
1972Three RiversEastAA--20104366571061551260000000000.290.290.456.74616732366.266.166.167.3380.000.000.003.2830.5030.19
1973IndianapolisAmerAAA--21124451881432491150000000000.317.317.483.80021844451.300.166.166.3560.000.000.002.4441.0030.77
1974IndianapolisAmerAAA--2210331655901741349000000000.285.285.487.77215434316.254.202.203.3470.000.000.004.1124.3137.78
1975IndianapolisAmerAAA--2312341865110219651000000000.263.263.400.66316736418.252.137.136.2970.000.000.001.4469.6732.73
1976Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin19of-3b2455578111101102810001.193.233.246.47914260.224.053.105.2263.3313.334.000.000.0018.18
1977St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln19of-3b252527152001023500001.185.267.259.5267230.227.074.111.24610.0016.671.670.000.0040.00
1977New York MetsNLMLBnyn182b-of2570182164611101113134001116.253.301.324.6255912197.322.071.132.2816.6020.303.080.000.0026.09
1977Totals for NL-NL         95209175113101215164501117.244.296.316.6126614227.309.072.129.2777.0519.822.810.000.0027.45
1978New York MetsNLMLBnyn18of-2b26113266406712873040163911314.252.294.436.73011627287.269.184.259.3235.5713.592.442.4438.0040.30
1979New York MetsNLMLBnyn18of271585909016237516601813608474477.275.346.436.78225758665.296.161.271.3469.0212.631.402.4136.8835.80
1980New York MetsNLMLBnyn18of2814651458142262869141152692091010.276.340.381.72119636577.300.105.212.3219.0111.961.331.3964.2525.35
1981New York MetsNLMLBnyn18of2943143165010242525121920414.350.398.531.9297616161.371.181.245.4127.4511.801.582.4835.7532.00
1982New York MetsNLMLBnyn18of308020221521203210483751014.257.302.361.6637315216.302.104.124.2993.7017.134.631.3967.3328.85
1982Montreal ExposNLMLBmon25of304090161820082192131112.200.291.222.513202104.257.022.133.2448.6520.192.330.000.0011.11
1982Totals for NL-NL         120292377014032925175882126.240.299.318.6179317320.289.078.127.2815.3118.133.410.9497.3324.29
1983San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn82b31124373591092031753743359522411.292.356.499.85518640415.308.207.303.3757.9514.221.794.1021.9436.70
1984San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn83b3213446950119171105156488643018.254.328.358.68616828524.292.104.205.3159.1616.411.791.9146.9023.53
1985San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn8of339523024626042432303711116.270.355.348.7038010263.305.078.213.32211.4114.071.231.5257.5016.13
1986San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn8of3497184204712052811183412302.255.320.402.7227417208.284.147.245.3228.6516.351.892.4036.8036.17
1987San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn8of356991923303111151310103.253.296.385.68135698.263.132.187.2995.1013.272.603.0630.3326.09
1988San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn8of368312312314001611101712305.252.307.285.592354139.284.033.114.2737.1912.231.700.000.0012.90
1989Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin12of377611813255031301132120126.212.299.331.630398134.232.119.220.2869.7015.671.622.2439.3332.00
MLB Totals - 14 Season(s)Filter14083659453969180238042260553325893618333080.265.329.392.72114352834078.294.127.219.0008.1414.441.771.9645.7429.21
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter60720483475741023147257000000000.280.280.429.7098791802048.263.149.149.0000.000.000.002.2943.5731.36
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter3501185208343622230150000000000.289.289.455.7445391141185.271.166.165.0000.000.000.002.5339.5033.24
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter104366571061551260000000000.290.290.456.74616732366.266.166.167.0000.000.000.003.2830.5030.19
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter15349782125254547000000000.252.252.348.60017334497.244.096.097.0000.000.000.001.0199.4027.20
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter652362753111017000000000.225.225.280.5056612236.225.055.055.0000.000.000.000.000.0022.64
New York Mets Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter610189724151910818382163936161288177212135.274.333.410.7437771642103.302.136.222.0007.6613.691.791.8149.9231.60
San Francisco Giants Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter6021470174391624391831815144246131010635.266.335.393.7285781051647.295.127.227.0008.7414.941.712.3737.6926.85
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter13117521366131411152930127.206.278.303.5815310194.229.097.183.0007.7314.951.931.5558.3327.78
Montreal Expos Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter4090161820082192131112.200.291.222.513202104.257.022.133.0008.6520.192.330.000.0011.11
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2527152001023500001.185.267.259.5267230.227.074.111.00010.0016.671.670.000.0040.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1624215211121394976386842439.265.329.392.72116533469.294.127.219.0008.1414.441.771.9645.7429.21
Average Minor - Per 162 games162547931532781369000000000.280.280.429.70923548547.263.149.149.0000.000.000.002.2943.5731.36

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1976Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin242B1---------------551.80.6
1976Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin243B6--121143.7500.50------5510.93.7
1976Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin24C1---------------551.80.6
1976Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin24OF9--141111615.9381.67------5516.45.6
1977St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln253B6--161-87.8751.17------2524.03.7
1977St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25OF11--7---771.0000.64------2544.06.8
1977New York MetsNLMLBnyn25OF22--363--39391.0001.77------7031.413.6
1977New York MetsNLMLBnyn253B10--915122524.9602.40------7014.36.2
1977New York MetsNLMLBnyn252B33--5470619130124.9543.76------7047.120.4
1978New York MetsNLMLBnyn262B39--6772319142139.9793.56------11334.524.1
1978New York MetsNLMLBnyn26SS1--2---221.0002.00------1130.90.6
1978New York MetsNLMLBnyn26OF50--868119594.9891.88------11344.230.9
1978New York MetsNLMLBnyn263B9--516212321.9132.33------1138.05.6
1979New York MetsNLMLBnyn273B12--817212725.9262.08------1587.67.4
1979New York MetsNLMLBnyn272B13--2122264543.9563.31------1588.28.0
1979New York MetsNLMLBnyn27OF147--3081853331326.9852.22------15893.090.7
1980New York MetsNLMLBnyn283B21--1533635448.8892.29------14614.413.0
1980New York MetsNLMLBnyn28OF121--2921856315310.9842.56------14682.974.7
1980New York MetsNLMLBnyn282B6--1114222725.9264.17------1464.13.7
1981New York MetsNLMLBnyn29OF41--7063-7976.9621.85------4395.339.8
1982Montreal ExposNLMLBmon30OF35--491--50501.0001.43------4087.521.6
1982New York MetsNLMLBnyn302B8--1116323027.9003.38------8010.04.9
1982New York MetsNLMLBnyn30SS1--111-32.6672.00------801.30.6
1982New York MetsNLMLBnyn30OF63--885319693.9691.48------8078.838.9
1982New York MetsNLMLBnyn303B1---------------801.30.6
1983San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn31OF22--2821-3130.9681.36------12417.713.6
1983San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn313B28--2238526560.9232.14------12422.617.3
1983San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn312B64--971421326252239.9483.73------12451.639.5
1984San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn323B117--871953611318282.8872.41------13487.372.2
1984San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn322B5--611111817.9443.40------1343.73.1
1984San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn32OF11--9---991.0000.82------1348.26.8
1985San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn333B1---21-32.6672.00------951.10.6
1985San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn33OF56--10345-112107.9551.91------9558.934.6
1986San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn343B5---1--111.0000.20------975.23.1
1986San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn341B7--183232321.9133.00------977.24.3
1986San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn34OF45--492-151511.0001.13------9746.427.8
1986San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn342B4---3--331.0000.75------974.12.5
1986San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn34SS1--151-76.8576.00------971.00.6
1987San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn353B2---1--111.0000.50------692.91.2
1987San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn35OF22--242--26261.0001.18------6931.913.6
1988San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn36OF45--48-1-4948.9801.07------8354.227.8
1989Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin37OF45--311113332.9700.71------7659.227.8
MLB Totals for OF - 14 season(s)-   OF745--124271261413391313.9811.76------7450.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 11 season(s)-   3B218--1483265521529474.8962.17------2180.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 9 season(s)-   2B173--2673503075647617.9543.57------1730.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B7--183232321.9133.00------70.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 3 season(s)-   SS3--462-1210.8333.33------30.00.0
MLB Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C1---------------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1976Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin24-1-1-6---9-
1977St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25-----6---11-
1977New York MetsNLMLBnyn25---33-10---22-
1978New York MetsNLMLBnyn26---3919---50-
1979New York MetsNLMLBnyn27---13-12---147-
1980New York MetsNLMLBnyn28---6-21---121-
1981New York MetsNLMLBnyn29---------41-
1982Montreal ExposNLMLBmon30---------35-
1982New York MetsNLMLBnyn30---811---63-
1983San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn31---64-28---22-
1984San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn32---5-117---11-
1985San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn33-----1---56-
1986San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn34--7415---45-
1987San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn35-----2---22-
1988San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn36---------45-
1989Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin37---------45-

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1991Baltimore OriolesALMLBMLBbal39Roving Minor League Instructor1626795.41424.06Frank Robinson,Johnny Oates
1992Kane County CougarsMidwAMinorbal40Manager1376176.44517.06 
1994Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin42First Base Coach1146648.579--1Davey Johnson
1995Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin43First Base Coach1448559.590--1Davey JohnsonLost NLCS (Braves)
1996Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin44First Base Coach1628181.5007.03Ray Knight
1997Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin45Third Base Coach1627686.4698.03Ray Knight,Jack McKeon
1998Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBMLBmil46First Base Coach1627488.45728.05Phil Garner
1998Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBMLBmil46Third Base Coach1627488.45728.05Phil Garner
2004Arizona Brewers ArizRkMinormil52Hitting Coach562432.42913.08Mike Guerrero
2005Arizona Brewers ArizRkMinormil53Hitting Coach562234.39317.08Mike Guerrero
2006Arizona Brewers ArizRkMinormil54Hitting Coach562135.37515.57Charlie Greene-
2007Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAMinorari55Hitting Coach1427567.5288.03Bill Plummer
2008Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAMinorari56Hitting Coach1426082.42322.04Bill Plummer
2009Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBMLBari57Minor League Outfield/baserunning coordinator1627092.43225.05Bob Melvin,A.J. Hinch
* 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.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
1989-11-13Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1988-12-21ContractSigned as Free Agent by Reds. 
1988-11-04Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1987-12-01ContractSigned as Free Agent by Giants. 
1987-11-09Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1986-03-20ContractSigned as Free Agent by Giants. 
1985-12-20Released by Giants. 
1983-02-07ContractSigned as Free Agent by Giants. 
1982-11-10Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1982-08-04TradeTraded by Mets to Expos for Tom Gorman. 
1977-06-15TradeTraded by Cardinals to Mets for Mike Phillips. 
1977-03-28TradeTraded by Reds to Cardinals for Bill Caudill. 
* 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
1985San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll33375,000-2751154++370,78060,000375,000
1986San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll34450,000-2551063++386,34760,000825,000
1987San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll35450,000-2181169++344,90660,0001,275,000
1988San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll36320,000-3081756392,10762,5001,595,000
1989Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll37320,000-3361258429,80262,5001,915,000
* 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