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Jimmy Van OstrandTrack this Player High Level: AAA Status: Free Agent since 2013
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Positions1B-269, OF-102, LF-62, RF-22, 3B-9Position when DraftedRFPlayer Listed UnderMinors Leaguers
Proper NameJames Van Ostrand
Height6-4Weight210BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 7,1984 [33.262]PlaceVancouver,British Columbia
High SchoolMcMath (Richmond,BC)
CollegeAllan Hancock College (Santa Maria,CA), Cal Poly (San Luis Obispo,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Houston Astros [Team Picks] in the 8th round (249th overall) of the 2006 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Pittsburgh Pirates [Team Picks] in the 29th round (855th overall) of the 2003 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$40,000Signing ScoutsDennis Twombley
OrganizationsHOU [6] WAS [2] Awards0
TBC Player ID37978
RelationshipsBrother of David Van Ostrand
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed28Power66Contact72XBH59RBIs74Runs29Hitting71Durability68Team.460Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2003Allan Hancock CollegeCollegeFr91b1842156295917143563242670100.378.479.5771.0569022188.433.199.372.45712.7713.831.082.1339.0037.29
2004Allan Hancock CollegeCollegeSo91b19351342443901278010955100.321.387.410.7975510155.336.089.224.3556.455.810.900.65134.0023.26
2005Cal PolyBigWestNCAA-1Jr151b204014825516042511152180303.345.425.466.8916910174.373.121.223.3948.6212.071.402.3037.0019.61
2006Cal PolyBigWestNCAA-1Sr151b2156212466313213491332331500012.297.425.561.98611928259.301.264.406.42412.3612.741.035.0216.3144.44
2006Tri City ValleyCatsNYPLA-hou-of21401491432602132393631113.215.272.295.567448163.268.080.134.2525.5222.094.001.2374.5025.00
2007Lexington LegendsSALAhou-of229836342105183126044386431239.289.360.455.81516533407.322.166.270.3559.3415.721.682.9530.2531.43
2008Salem AvalancheCaroA+hou-1b-of239736341106281764133045814111.292.356.433.78915736406.314.141.218.3477.3911.081.501.7251.8633.96
2008Corpus Christi HooksTexAAhou-of23925142004003600000.160.250.240.4906228.211.080.200.23010.7121.432.000.000.0050.00
2008Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         10638842110301768133351814111.284.349.420.76916338434.308.136.216.3397.6011.751.551.6155.4334.55
2009Corpus Christi HooksTexAAhou61b24113367441041811671004367503013.283.364.469.83317235418.307.186.302.36510.2916.031.563.8322.9433.65
2010Corpus Christi HooksTexAAhou61b251053122276170344131862113014.244.284.327.61110220335.292.083.135.2735.3718.513.440.90104.0026.32
2011Corpus Christi HooksTexAAhou251b2610434641106222114833435210318.306.382.477.85916535393.332.171.295.37510.9413.231.212.8031.4533.02
2012Sugar Land SkeetersAtlInd-252727951435813200015910300.368.447.5681.0155412114.372.200.358.43213.167.890.602.6331.6734.29
2012Harrisburg SenatorsEastAAwas30lf2780271378412010300016331102010.310.370.465.83512622300.322.155.214.3655.3311.002.063.3327.1026.19
2013Harrisburg SenatorsEastAAwas161b287625435641901037012528400111.252.329.445.77411329283.250.193.287.3398.839.891.123.5325.4045.31
2013Syracuse ChiefsILAAAwas243b-1b28217182150050111410104.296.311.366.67726574.362.070.070.2971.3518.9214.000.000.0023.81
2013Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         9732543852401042022642501115.262.325.428.75313934357.274.166.240.3317.2811.761.622.8032.5040.00
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter7432521285702147771376111822640737419783.278.344.427.77110762252807.306.149.235.0008.0514.501.802.5335.5132.05
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter217182150050111410104.296.311.366.67726574.362.070.070.0001.3518.9214.000.000.0023.81
AA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter4871575180438903502344714824822111256.278.346.434.7806841431757.301.156.248.0008.4214.111.682.8531.5032.65
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter9736341106281764133045814111.292.356.433.78915736406.314.141.218.0007.3911.081.501.7251.8633.96
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter9836342105183126044386431239.289.360.455.81516533407.322.166.270.0009.3415.721.682.9530.2531.43
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter401491432602132393631113.215.272.295.567448163.268.080.134.0005.5222.094.001.2374.5025.00
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter27951435813200015910300.368.447.5681.0155412114.372.200.358.00013.167.890.602.6331.6734.29
NCAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1736501242164532213616781893555015.332.431.512.94333370776.357.180.318.00010.4411.471.102.8429.5532.41
Average Minor - Per 162 games162550621533221582244989814218.278.344.427.77123549612.306.149.235.0008.0514.501.802.5335.5132.05

Fielding Statistics

TopStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2006Tri City ValleyCats NYPLA-hou21OF22--263113029.9671.32------4055.029.7
2006Tri City ValleyCats NYPLA-hou211B9--8617-91031031.00011.44------4022.512.2
2007Lexington Legends SALAhou22OF50--6431-6867.9851.34------9851.035.7
2007Lexington Legends SALAhou221B25--21322-152352351.0009.40------9825.517.9
2008Salem Avalanche CaroA+hou231B40--34428738379372.9829.30------9741.228.6
2008Salem Avalanche CaroA+hou23OF25--271--28281.0001.12------9725.817.9
2008Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou23OF5--7-1-87.8751.40------955.63.6
2008Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou231B1--631-109.9009.00------911.10.7
2009Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou241B48--40736451447443.9919.23------11342.534.3
2009Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou24LF2--4---441.0002.00------1131.81.4
2010Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou251B29--22517128243242.9968.34------10527.620.7
2010Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou25RF14--121--13131.0000.93------10513.310.0
2010Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou25LF11--172--19191.0001.73------10510.57.9
2011Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou261B87--72140770768761.9918.75------10483.762.1
2011Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou263B2---2--221.0001.00------1041.91.4
2011Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou26LF1--4---441.0004.00------1041.00.7
2011Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou26RF1---------------1041.00.7
2012Harrisburg Senators EastAAwas27LF42--5531-5958.9831.38------8052.529.6
2012Harrisburg Senators EastAAwas27RF7--4---441.0000.57------808.84.9
2012Harrisburg Senators EastAAwas271B2--151-116161.0008.00------802.51.4
2012Harrisburg Senators EastAAwas273B1---------------801.30.7
2013Harrisburg Senators EastAAwas281B23--18312216197195.9908.48------7630.316.2
2013Harrisburg Senators EastAAwas28LF6--9---991.0001.50------767.94.2
2013Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAwas283B6--151-76.8571.00------2128.64.2
2013Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAwas281B5--471-648481.0009.60------2123.83.5
AAA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B6--151-76.8571.00------60.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B5--471-648481.0009.60------50.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 6 season(s)-   1B190--15571091516616811666.9918.77------1900.00.0
AA Totals for LF - 5 season(s)-   LF62--8951-9594.9891.52------620.00.0
AA Totals for RF - 3 season(s)-   RF22--161--17171.0000.77------220.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF5--7-1-87.8751.40------50.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B3---2--221.0000.67------30.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B40--34428738379372.9829.30------400.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF25--271--28281.0001.12------250.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF50--6431-6867.9851.34------500.00.0
A Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B25--21322-152352351.0009.40------250.00.0
A- Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF22--263113029.9671.32------220.00.0
A- Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B9--8617-91031031.00011.44------90.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2006Tri City ValleyCats NYPLA-hou21--9------22-
2007Lexington Legends SALAhou22--25------50-
2008Salem Avalanche CaroA+hou23--40------25-
2008Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou23--1------5-
2009Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou24--48---2----
2010Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou25--29---11-14--
2011Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou26--87--21-1--
2012Harrisburg Senators EastAAwas27--2--142-7--
2013Harrisburg Senators EastAAwas28--23---6----
2013Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAwas28--5--6-----

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2008CanadaOlympicsTournament23614041002001200002.286.333.357.6905115.333.071.1436.6713.332.000.000.0025.00
2010Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB2554000000000100000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
2012Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB2712000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2013Washington NationalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2836010001000000100.167.143.167.310107.143.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Summer Olympics Totals - 1 yrs614041002001200002.286.333.357.6905115.333.071.1436.6713.332.000.000.0025.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 3 yrs912010001000200100.083.077.083.1601013.091.000.0000.0015.380.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2018Arkansas TravelersTexAAMinorsea33Assistant Hitting Coach000.000--0Daren Brown
* 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 DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2013-11-10LFFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency29.095  
2013-08-30LFWashington NationalsSyracuse (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Syracuse (AAA)29.023Team Roster on 2013-08-30
2013-08-17LFWashington NationalsHarrisburg (AA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured29.010Team Roster on 2013-08-17
2013-05-03LFWashington NationalsHarrisburg (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Harrisburg (AA)28.269Team Roster on 2013-05-03
2013-04-06LFWashington NationalsSyracuse (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Syracuse (AAA)28.242Team Roster on 2013-04-06
2012-11-08LFWashington NationalsHarrisburg (AA)-Minors--Re-signed with Nationals28.093Team Roster on 2012-11-08
2012-06-091BWashington NationalsHarrisburg (AA)-Minors--27.306Team Roster on 2012-06-09
* 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.