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Jeff TabakaHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1983-2002 MLB Years: 1994-2001
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PositionsP-551Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJeffrey Jon Tabaka
Height6-2Weight201BatsRightThrowsLeft
Born DateJanuary 17,1964 [54.032]PlaceBarberton,Ohio
High SchoolCopley (Copley,OH)
CollegeKent State University (Kent,OH)

DraftedSelected by the Montreal Expos in the 2nd round (43rd overall) of the 1986 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsJoe Frisina
MLB DebutApril 19,1994 [30.093]
OrganizationsMIL [3] MON [3] PHI [3] HOU [2] PIT [2] SDN [2] CIN [1] COL [1] SLN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID414Retrosheet IDtabaj001MLBAM ID123068
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts68Walks33Hittable62SO/BB47vsPower62Hitting0Durability59Team.483Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1986Kent StateCollegeNCAASrRel2200--1901900080.0000000000----------0.00--
1986Jamestown ExposNYPLA-mon49S/R22244.301394003052.0513125534575001.628.770.865.859.801.68.333-
1987West Palm Beach ExposFSLA+mon-S/R23864.17281513008595.0904644358716001.568.530.285.496.731.22.571-
1988West Palm Beach ExposFSLA+mon-ST24751.7116160220095.0713818034528001.116.73--3.224.931.53.583-
1988Jacksonville ExposSouAAmon-ST24106.55220000011.014881570001.7311.450.824.095.731.401.000-
1988Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST0852.21181802200106.0854626139598001.177.220.083.315.011.51.6152.88
1989Reading PhilliesEastAAphi-S/R25874.65211746110100.21095952854809001.629.750.724.837.151.48.533-
1989Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RedILAAAphi-ST25046.32660000031.0322622223151001.769.190.576.614.310.65.000-
1989Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST08115.05272346110131.1141857410779510001.659.610.685.256.481.23.4214.06
1990Clearwater PhilliesFSLA+phi-S/R26523.03853001035.2391712118232001.609.840.254.545.801.28.714-
1991Stockton PortsCalifA+mil-ST27025.19440000017.0191110116192002.029.870.528.319.871.19.000-
1991Reading PhilliesEastAAphi38ST27485.07212011100108.011765618786811001.809.720.666.485.650.87.333-
1991Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST04105.08252411100125.213676719948713001.839.740.646.736.230.93.2864.65
1992El Paso DiablosTexAAmil38R/CL28952.525005000231082.0672323138755001.287.350.114.178.231.97.643-
1993New Orleans ZephyrsAmerAAAmil-Rel29663.24530530022158.0502621330637001.377.710.464.639.722.10.500-
1994Buffalo BisonsAmerAAApit-Rel30103.3890900515.03220440001.315.06--6.756.751.001.000-
1994Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit63Rel300018.0050500204.04881820003.009.002.2518.004.500.25-11.38
1994San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn46Rel30313.8934034008137.0282116019301001.276.81--4.627.301.58.7503.05
1995Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-Rel31011.99190190012622.21665014272001.326.35--5.5610.721.93.000-
1995San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn46Rel31007.111001000306.010551561002.3714.211.427.118.531.20-5.63
1995Houston AstrosNLMLBhou46Rel31102.2224024003024.01766112190001.196.290.374.447.031.581.0003.56
1996Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-Rel32622.93410410016443.0401614221512001.428.370.424.4010.672.43.750-
1996Houston AstrosNLMLBhou46Rel32026.6418018005120.0281815514183032.0712.392.216.207.971.29.0007.11
1997Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAcin-Rel33322.65580580023357.2441917519688001.096.870.782.9710.613.58.600-
1997Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin51Rel33004.5030300102.01111110021.004.504.504.504.501.00-13.11
1998Nashville SoundsPCLAAApit-Rel34017.7140400204.29440040001.9317.36----7.710.00.000-
1998Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit49Rel34223.0237037009050.2371917622401051.166.571.073.917.111.82.5004.70
2000Carolina MudcatsSouAAcol-Rel36001.9390900409.07220171000.866.75--0.966.757.00--
2000Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol22Rel36027.6622022008022.030191939264001.7512.091.213.6310.482.89.000-
2000Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--Rel0025.97310310012031.2372121310335001.4810.520.852.849.383.30.0003.23
2001Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln36Rel37022.60320320014227.224108210231001.237.810.653.257.482.30.000-
2001St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln46Rel37007.3680800003.26331130001.9114.732.452.457.363.00-5.78
2002Newark BearsAtlInd-Rel38242.70270270025830.02711918300001.178.100.302.409.003.75.333-
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter654.31139013900312146.01318171168211960101.447.950.974.987.221.45.5451.66
Minor League Totals - 15 Season(s)Filter60593.75416943229414232875.28324283674546674074001.488.510.464.777.571.59.504-
AAA Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter16203.6924462380010217270.02481281121713028125001.388.180.564.299.262.16.444-
AA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter22204.221033964722810310.03141571461817623726001.579.080.525.096.851.35.524-
A+ Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter20153.115640162295242.121911284512616518001.428.110.194.676.111.31.571-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter244.301394003052.0513125534575001.628.770.865.859.801.68.333-
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter242.70270270025830.02711918300001.178.100.302.409.003.75.333-
NCAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter00--1901900080.0000000000----------0.00--
San Diego Padres Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter314.36440440011143.0382621124362001.437.890.214.987.481.50.750-
Houston Astros Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter124.2342042008144.2452421626373031.599.071.215.247.461.42.333-
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter224.12420420011054.2412725730421051.306.751.154.946.911.40.500-
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter007.3680800003.26331130001.9114.732.452.457.363.00--
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter004.5030300102.01111110021.004.504.504.504.501.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings974.31206020600463220.01941201052412217690151.447.950.974.987.221.45.5631.66
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings15153.75104248021368220.0208107921111718519001.488.510.464.777.571.59.500-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1986Jamestown ExposNYPLA-mon49p22137000000000301000.000.000.000.000008.000.000.000.0000.0037.500.000.000.000.00
1987West Palm Beach ExposFSLA+mon-p23289010001000500000.111.111.111.222109.250.000.000.0990.0055.560.000.000.000.00
1988West Palm Beach ExposFSLA+mon-p24163011001000000000.333.333.6671.000213.333.334.333.4340.000.000.000.000.00100.00
1988Jacksonville ExposSouAAmon-p2421000000001100000.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.000.35050.0050.001.000.000.000.00
1988Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         184011001001100000.250.400.500.900215.333.250.500.40020.0020.001.000.000.00100.00
1989Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RedILAAAphi-p2565110001000101000.200.200.200.400106.250.000.000.1820.0016.670.000.000.000.00
1991Reading PhilliesEastAAphi38p27219110000000000000.111.111.111.222109.111.000.000.1010.000.000.000.000.000.00
1993New Orleans ZephyrsAmerAAAmil-p29542000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1994San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn46p303411110000010000001.0001.0002.0003.0002121.0001.0002.000.98550.000.000.000.000.00100.00
1995Houston AstrosNLMLBhou46p31241000000000001000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1996Houston AstrosNLMLBhou46p32181000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1997Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAcin-p33581000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1998Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit49p34371000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2000Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol22p36222000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1134111000001201000.250.400.500.900216.500.250.500.00016.6733.332.000.000.00100.00
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter220392410030011302000.103.125.128.2535142.154.025.051.0002.3830.9513.000.000.0025.00
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter14010110001000401000.100.100.100.2001011.167.000.000.0000.0036.360.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2310110000001100000.100.182.100.2821011.111.000.100.0009.099.091.000.000.000.00
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter4412021002000500000.167.167.250.4173112.286.083.083.0000.0041.670.000.000.0050.00
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter137000000000301000.000.000.000.000008.000.000.000.0000.0037.500.000.000.000.00
Houston Astros Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter422000000000101000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter371000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
San Diego Padres Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter3411110000010000001.0001.0002.0003.0002121.0001.0002.000.00050.000.000.000.000.00100.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1626111000001301000.250.400.500.900319.500.250.500.00016.6733.332.000.000.00100.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games162291310020011001000.103.125.128.2534131.154.025.051.0002.3830.9513.000.000.0025.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1986Jamestown Expos NYPLA-mon22P13--115--16161.0001.23------13100.017.1
1987West Palm Beach Expos FSLA+mon23P28--320132423.9580.82------28100.020.3
1988West Palm Beach Expos FSLA+mon24P16--8171-2625.9621.56------16100.011.9
1988Jacksonville Expos SouAAmon24P2---2--221.0001.00------2100.01.4
1989Reading Phillies EastAAphi25P21--714122221.9551.00------21100.015.1
1989Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red Barons ILAAAphi25P6--25--771.0001.17------6100.04.2
1990Clearwater Phillies FSLA+phi26P8---921119.8181.13------8100.05.8
1991Stockton Ports CalifA+mil27P4--34--771.0001.75------4100.02.9
1991Reading Phillies EastAAphi27P21--616-322221.0001.05------21100.015.0
1992El Paso Diablos TexAAmil28P50--517132322.9570.44------50100.036.8
1993New Orleans Zephyrs AmerAAAmil29P53--2711109.9000.17------5498.136.8
1994Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit30P9---1--111.0000.11------9100.06.3
1994Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit30P5-41---111.0000.200.25-----5100.04.4
1994San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn30P34-37241-76.8570.180.16-----34100.029.1
1995Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn31P19--11--221.0000.11------19100.013.2
1995Houston AstrosNLMLBhou31P24-2413--441.0000.170.17-----24100.016.7
1995San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn31P10-6-------------10100.06.9
1996Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou32P41--462-1210.8330.24------41100.028.5
1996Houston AstrosNLMLBhou32P18-201---111.0000.060.05-----18100.011.1
1997Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin33P58--23--551.0000.09------58100.040.3
1997Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin33P3-2-------------3100.01.9
1998Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit34P37-50110111211.9170.300.22-----37100.022.8
2000Carolina Mudcats SouAAcol36P9---2--221.0000.22------9100.06.5
2000Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol36P22---4--441.0000.18------22100.015.5
2001Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln37P32--17--881.0000.25------32100.022.4
2001St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln37P8-3-2--221.0000.250.67-----8100.04.9
MLB Totals for P - 6 season(s)-   P139-146619212725.9260.180.17-----1390.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 8 season(s)-   P240--1234314946.9390.19------2400.00.0
AA Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P103--1851287169.9720.67------1030.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P56--1450446864.9411.14------560.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P13--115--16161.0001.23------130.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1986Jamestown Expos NYPLA-mon2213----------
1987West Palm Beach Expos FSLA+mon2328----------
1988West Palm Beach Expos FSLA+mon2416----------
1988Jacksonville Expos SouAAmon242----------
1989Reading Phillies EastAAphi2521----------
1989Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red Barons ILAAAphi256----------
1990Clearwater Phillies FSLA+phi268----------
1991Stockton Ports CalifA+mil274----------
1991Reading Phillies EastAAphi2721----------
1992El Paso Diablos TexAAmil2850----------
1993New Orleans Zephyrs AmerAAAmil2953----------
1994Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit309----------
1994Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit305----------
1994San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn3034----------
1995Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn3119----------
1995Houston AstrosNLMLBhou3124----------
1995San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn3110----------
1996Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou3241----------
1996Houston AstrosNLMLBhou3218----------
1997Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin3358----------
1997Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin333----------
1998Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3437----------
2000Carolina Mudcats SouAAcol369----------
2000Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol3622----------
2001Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln3732----------
2001St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln378----------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
2001-11-16Released by Cardinals. 
2001-06-20InjuredActivated from DL 
2001-02-06ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cardinals. 
2000-10-18Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2000-01-26ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rockies. 
1999-10-20Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1997-12-10ContractSigned as Free Agent by Pirates. 
1997-10-17Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1997-01-10ContractSigned as Free Agent by Reds. 
1996-12-20Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1995-07-19TradeTraded by Padres with Rich Loiselle to Astros for Phil Plantier. 
1994-05-12Claimed on waivers by Padres from Pirates. 
1994-04-03ContractSigned as Free Agent by Pirates. 
1994-04-02Released by Brewers. 
1994-01-06ContractSigned as Free Agent by Brewers. 
1993-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1993-03-26ContractSigned as Free Agent by Brewers. 
1993-03-21Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1992-11-17Selected by Marlins from Brewers in expansion draft (Pick #71). 
1992-10-30ContractSigned as Free Agent by Brewers. 
1992-10-16Released by Brewers. 
1991-08-08ContractSigned as Free Agent by Brewers. 
1991-07-26Released by Phillies. 
* 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
1994San Diego PadresTeam Payroll30109,000-75626-957,101109,000109,000
1994Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll30109,000-75631-957,101109,000109,000
1995Houston AstrosTeam Payroll31140,000-6152932999,520109,000249,000
1995San Diego PadresTeam Payroll31140,000-6152232999,520109,000249,000
1996Houston AstrosTeam Payroll32165,000-5743037957,870109,000414,000
1997Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll33150,000-76638-1,182,177150,000564,000
1998Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll34300,000-50113451,276,192170,000864,000
2001St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll37400,000-51222441,897,758200,0001,264,000
* 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