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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Joseph P. Cotton
Stat Years
1996-2004
Height/Weight
6-2 / 180
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (228)
Draft Position
p
Born Date/Place
1975-03-23 in Akron, Ohio   [45.255]
High School
Archbishop Hoban (Akron,OH)
Colleges
Bowling Green State University (Bowling Green, Ohio)
Draft
Selected by the Philadelphia Phillies in Round #18 (#526 overall) of the 1996 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
Service Time
Organizations
PHI [5] OAK [2]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 4986
Relations
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1996Batavia ClippersNYPLA-phi-211---244.27990000046.1432322219374011.348.350.393.697.194.471.95.333
    1996Minor Totals: PHIbyYearA-----211---244.30990000046.3432322219374011.348.390.393.717.224.491.95.333
    1997Batavia ClippersNYPLA-phi-222---742.9915150000096.19038321029746071.248.410.932.716.913.552.55.636
    1997Minor Totals: PHIbyYearA-----221---743.0015150000096.39038321029746071.248.430.942.726.933.562.55.636
    1998Piedmont Boll WeevilsSALAphi-233---684.42440002044577.17348381416793061.158.501.631.869.195.594.94.429
    1998Minor Totals: PHIbyYearA----231---684.44440002044577.37348381416793061.158.521.631.879.225.604.94.429
    1999Clearwater PhilliesFSLA+phi8244---531.9538300535169.1411715515431010.815.320.651.955.582.212.87.625
    1999Minor Totals: PHIbyYearA+----241---531.9538300535169.3411715515431010.815.340.651.955.602.212.87.625
    2000Clearwater PhilliesFSLA+phi8255---013.94900049016.0167712140001.139.000.561.137.883.947.00.000
    2000Reading PhilliesEastAAphi8255---412.00332001831672.0481716519510010.936.000.632.386.382.132.68.800
    2000Minor Totals: PHIbyYearA+/AA----252---422.35422002240688.0642423621650010.976.550.612.156.652.453.10.667
    2001Midland RockHoundsTexAAoak32266---612.77470001947765.0502120428631121.206.920.553.888.722.912.25.857
    2001Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAoak-266---028.5360000606.17661570001.899.951.427.119.958.531.40.000
    2001Minor Totals: OAKbyYearAAA/AA----262---633.29530001953771.3572726533701121.277.220.634.188.863.422.12.667
    2002Berkshire DukesNeastIndy------277---233.06250002425932.1251711212322101.146.960.563.348.914.732.67.400
    2002Midland RockHoundsTexAAoak-277---216.15270001527226.136201839181001.7112.301.033.086.156.842.00.667
    2002Indy TotalsbyYearIndy----271---233.08250002425932.3251711212322101.157.010.563.368.974.772.67.400
    2002Minor Totals: OAKbyYearAA----271---216.21270001527226.336201839181001.7212.411.033.106.216.902.00.667
    2003Long Island DucksAtlIndy---28288---044.10540001154268.07032311021540001.349.261.322.787.154.242.57.000
    2003Indy TotalsbyYearIndy----281---044.10540001154268.07032311021540001.349.261.322.787.154.242.57.000
    2004Long Island DucksAtlIndy---11299---511.91400001340242.13399313330001.097.020.642.767.021.912.54.833
    2004Indy TotalsbyYearIndy----291---511.92400001340242.33399313330001.097.050.642.787.051.922.54.833
    Minor League Totals32253.3022829008119921475.040419717445142386161181.157.650.852.697.313.732.72.561
    Minor: Indy Totals783.231190004811913142.7128585115461192101.228.100.952.917.533.672.59.467
    Minor: A- Totals983.42242400000142.71336154124811110081.278.420.763.047.033.862.31.529
    Minor: A Totals684.44440002044577.37348381416793061.158.521.631.879.225.604.94.429
    Minor: A+ Totals542.3347300944185.3572422617571010.876.030.631.806.032.543.35.556
    Minor: AA Totals1232.981072005210515163.3134585412561322131.167.390.663.097.283.202.36.800
    Minor: AAA Totals028.8560000606.37661570001.9710.331.487.3810.338.851.40.000
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    2000Reading PhilliesEastAAphi825p1333000000000200000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.00.000.0
    Minor League Totals333000000000200000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AA Totals333000000000200000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.00.000.0
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1996Batavia ClippersNYPLA-21P900.029101211.9171.200.0012.0100.011
    1997Batavia ClippersNYPLA-22P1500.0716112423.9581.500.0020.3100.06
    1998Piedmont Boll WeevilsSALA23P4400.0390112121.0000.300.0031.2100.02
    1999Clearwater PhilliesFSLA+24P3800.00170117171.0000.400.0027.9100.02
    2000Clearwater PhilliesFSLA+25P900.00100111.0000.100.006.7100.012
    2000Reading PhilliesEastAA25P3300.0490113131.0000.400.0023.2100.05
    2001Midland RockHoundsTexAA26P4700.0590214141.0000.300.0033.6100.03
    2001Sacramento River CatsPCLAAA26P600.00100111.0000.200.004.2100.018
    2002Midland RockHoundsTexAA27P2700.0051165.8330.200.0019.4100.06
    AAA Totals - (P)600010010.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (P)107009231410.0000.000.00---------
    A+ Totals - (P)47000180110.0000.000.00---------
    A Totals - (P)4400390110.0000.000.00---------
    A- Totals - (P)24009252111.0000.000.00---------
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1996Minor9----------
    1997Minor15----------
    1998Minor44----------
    1999Minor38----------
    2000Minor42----------
    2001Minor53----------
    2002Minor27----------
    Totals228----------