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Joe DillonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1996-2010 MLB Years: 2005-2009
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Played in Japan
Arizona Fall League

Positions3B-623, 1B-174, 2B-143, OF-64, LF-13, DH-6, SS-2, RF-1, C-1Position when Drafted1BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJoseph William Dillon
Height6-2Weight205BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 2,1975 [42.328]PlaceModesto,California
High SchoolIndianola (Indianola,IA)
CollegeTexas Tech University (Lubbock,TX), Santa Rosa Junior College (Santa Rosa,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Kansas City Royals [Team Picks] in the 7th round (211st overall) of the 1997 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsDave HerreraBill PriceService Time0.114 (2007)
MLB DebutMay 18,2005 [29.290]
OrganizationsKCA [5] MIL [2] TBA [2] MIA [2] MIN [1] Awards5
TBC Player ID5142Retrosheet IDdillj001MLBAM ID434338
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Player Notes:   Inducted into the Texas Tech Athletics Hall of Fame in 2007
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed46Power67Contact64XBH65RBIs62Runs59Hitting63Durability53Team.534Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1996Texas TechCollegeJr3b206426756871621070183243800000.326.381.513.89413728291.352.187.333.3898.2513.061.583.4426.7032.18
1997Texas TechCollegeSr3b215722980902033390193393300000.393.481.9391.42021556268.350.546.786.57814.5512.310.8512.316.9462.22
1997Spokane IndiansNwstA-kca-21197061530261051310002.214.276.343.61924576.236.129.214.2786.5817.112.602.6335.0033.33
1998Lansing LugnutsMidwAkca-1b22732683770172154392365704016.261.349.507.85613634308.281.246.407.36911.6918.511.584.8717.8748.57
1999Wilmington Blue RocksCaroA+kca213b231345037313331216909659124725412.264.347.429.77621649576.318.165.288.34010.2421.532.102.7831.4436.84
2000Wichita WranglersTexAAkca-3b24622203570162104300393872516.318.428.545.97312028273.339.227.405.41814.2913.920.973.6622.0040.00
2000Omaha Golden SpikesPCLAAAkca-3b2445149194211211110172620006.282.363.403.7666014168.336.121.242.34410.1215.481.530.60149.0033.33
2000Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         107369541122741154105664925112.304.403.488.89118042441.338.184.339.39012.7014.511.142.4933.5537.50
2001Wichita WranglersTexAAkca211b-3b25101369621061931559433660813110.287.361.477.83817637417.306.190.290.3618.6314.391.673.6024.6034.91
2002New Britain Rock CatsEastAAmin243b261033444790202950315462604310.262.368.410.77814131408.292.148.311.34413.2415.201.152.2138.2234.44
2002Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAmin-3b26618531000102200001.167.250.222.4724120.188.055.222.22210.0010.001.000.000.0033.33
2002Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1093625293212950415664604311.257.362.401.76314532428.287.144.307.33813.0814.951.142.1040.2234.41
2004Carolina MudcatsSouAAflo63b2833117264013093132142940101.342.426.6841.1108022136.388.342.470.46210.2921.322.076.6213.0055.00
2004Albuquerque IsotopesPCLAAAflo213b281084039613133730861234685100907.325.400.6651.06526870468.340.340.476.4399.8318.161.856.4113.4353.44
2004Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         14152012217146739117155601141401008.329.406.6691.07534892604.350.340.475.4459.9318.871.906.4613.3353.80
2005Albuquerque IsotopesPCLAAAflo-3b29983508012621124721115759120647.360.459.6311.09022146425.374.271.463.46013.4113.881.045.6514.5836.51
2005Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo292b-lf292736661011001811003.167.211.278.48910239.185.111.139.2172.5620.518.002.5636.0033.33
2006YomiuriJap CenIntl530318791731270081700004.195.263.322.58528695.221.127.218.2608.4217.892.132.1143.5035.29
2007Nashville SoundsPCLAAAmil333b3194319691012822073615034207312.317.405.6051.01019350378.298.288.461.42313.238.990.685.2915.9549.50
2007Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil29lf-1b3139761226820100051410002.342.390.500.890381082.419.158.224.3886.1017.072.800.000.0038.46
2008Nashville SoundsPCLAAAmil-3b324617135458152312293030315.263.374.409.7837014206.288.146.310.34914.0814.561.032.4334.2031.11
2008Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil272b-1b3256751316301610132111001.213.337.293.63022490.283.080.267.29814.4423.331.621.1175.0025.00
2009Durham BullsILAAAtba151b-3b333512318305021340141760401.244.340.333.673417147.259.089.236.3089.5211.561.211.3661.5023.33
2009Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba11dh331530490012003420001.300.400.400.80012135.320.100.200.3658.5711.431.332.8630.0011.11
2010Durham BullsILAAAtba262b34963515892230957503456726211.262.334.405.73914232400.284.143.254.3268.5014.001.652.2539.0034.78
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter137217355712231910224752007.263.344.378.7228217246.323.115.221.0008.9419.112.141.2272.3329.82
Minor League Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter1053377566610942492416765770214926927511532097.290.378.501.87918924404406.312.211.355.00011.1715.711.413.7922.6040.22
AAA Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter52818843805701301391335417249309422351050.303.390.530.9209992342212.315.227.378.00011.2613.971.244.1120.7041.05
AA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter29910501703066874318310614318925313527.291.385.492.8775171181234.316.201.341.00011.5915.321.323.4824.4238.56
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1345037313331216909659124725412.264.347.429.77621649576.318.165.288.00010.2421.532.102.7831.4436.84
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter732683770172154392365704016.261.349.507.85613634308.281.246.407.00011.6918.511.584.8717.8748.57
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter197061530261051310002.214.276.343.61924576.236.129.214.0006.5817.112.602.6335.0033.33
Intl Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter318791731270081700004.195.263.322.58528695.221.127.218.0008.4217.892.132.1143.5035.29
NCAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter12149613617736543160376637100000.357.429.7101.13935284559.351.353.542.00011.2712.701.137.6911.5347.46
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter95151254211211610183521003.278.363.397.7606014172.357.119.245.00010.4720.351.940.58151.0033.33
Florida Marlins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2736661011001811003.167.211.278.48910239.185.111.139.0002.5620.518.002.5636.0033.33
Tampa Bay Rays Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1530490012003420001.300.400.400.80012135.320.100.200.0008.5711.431.332.8630.0011.11
Average MLB - Per 162 games162257416714242210265662008.263.344.378.7229720291.323.115.221.0008.9419.112.141.2272.3329.82
Average Minor - Per 162 games16258110216838426101113761061228315.290.378.501.87929168678.312.211.355.00011.1715.711.413.7922.6040.22

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1998Lansing Lugnuts MidwAkca221B45--41637336456453.99310.07------7361.632.1
1998Lansing Lugnuts MidwAkca223B13--833434541.9113.15------7317.89.3
1999Wilmington Blue Rocks CaroA+kca233B111--942092720330303.9182.73------13482.880.4
1999Wilmington Blue Rocks CaroA+kca231B13--104917114113.9918.69------1349.79.4
2000Wichita Wranglers TexAAkca243B56--3411987161153.9502.73------6290.340.9
2000Omaha Golden Spikes PCLAAAkca243B39--22714119793.9592.38------4586.727.3
2001Wichita Wranglers TexAAkca251B54--41046632462456.9878.44------10153.539.4
2001Wichita Wranglers TexAAkca253B31--2169629690.9382.90------10130.722.6
2001Wichita Wranglers TexAAkca252B11--3025225755.9655.00------10110.98.0
2001Wichita Wranglers TexAAkca25SS1--142-75.7145.00------1011.00.7
2002New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin263B76--631841915266247.9293.25------10373.854.7
2002New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin261B8--713-774741.0009.25------1037.85.8
2002Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAmin263B2---1--111.0000.50------633.31.4
2004Carolina Mudcats SouAAflo283B33--228534110107.9733.24------33100.023.7
2004Albuquerque Isotopes PCLAAAflo283B65--27122912158149.9432.29------10860.245.1
2004Albuquerque Isotopes PCLAAAflo28OF27--385314643.9351.59------10825.018.8
2004Albuquerque Isotopes PCLAAAflo282B25--5751517113108.9564.32------10823.117.4
2004Albuquerque Isotopes PCLAAAflo281B2--18---18181.0009.00------1081.91.4
2005Albuquerque Isotopes PCLAAAflo293B81--561681425238224.9412.77------9882.756.3
2005Albuquerque Isotopes PCLAAAflo29OF19--271--28281.0001.47------9819.413.2
2005Albuquerque Isotopes PCLAAAflo292B3--47--11111.0003.67------983.12.1
2005Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo292B422657121312.9233.000.46-----2714.82.5
2005Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo29LF3-62---221.0000.670.33-----2711.11.9
2005Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo293B2-921--331.0001.500.33-----277.41.2
2005Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo291B1-22---221.0002.001.00-----273.70.6
2007Nashville Sounds PCLAAAmil313B54--3911368158152.9622.81------9457.437.5
2007Nashville Sounds PCLAAAmil31OF17--24-1-2524.9601.41------9418.111.8
2007Nashville Sounds PCLAAAmil311B10--816168887.9898.70------9410.66.9
2007Nashville Sounds PCLAAAmil312B2--45-2991.0004.50------942.11.4
2007Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil31LF854313---13131.0001.630.30-----3920.54.9
2007Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil311B5328252-527271.0005.400.96-----3912.83.1
2007Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil313B3-712-1331.0001.000.43-----397.71.9
2007Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil312B3225106-216161.0005.330.64-----397.71.9
2007Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil31RF116-1--111.0001.000.17-----392.60.6
2008Nashville Sounds PCLAAAmil323B35--2455348279.9632.26------4676.125.0
2008Nashville Sounds PCLAAAmil322B8--1319253432.9414.00------4617.45.7
2008Nashville Sounds PCLAAAmil321B3--215-126261.0008.67------466.52.1
2008Nashville Sounds PCLAAAmil32OF1--1---111.0001.00------462.20.7
2008Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil322B6543918152827.9644.500.63-----5610.73.7
2008Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil321B4325253-428281.0007.001.12-----567.12.5
2008Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil32LF2191---111.0000.500.11-----563.61.2
2008Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil323B119-2--221.0002.000.22-----561.80.6
2009Durham Bulls ILAAAtba331B17--1186114125124.9927.29------3548.611.8
2009Durham Bulls ILAAAtba333B13--223112625.9621.92------3537.19.0
2009Durham Bulls ILAAAtba332B4--109-219191.0004.75------3511.42.8
2009Durham Bulls ILAAAtba33SS1---2--221.0002.00------352.90.7
2009Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba33DH6---------------1540.03.7
2009Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba333B3-4-1--111.0000.330.25-----1520.01.9
2009Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba332B211011--221.0001.000.20-----1513.31.2
2010Durham Bulls ILAAAtba342B75--136195743338331.9794.41------9678.152.4
2010Durham Bulls ILAAAtba341B12--875279492.9797.67------9612.58.4
2010Durham Bulls ILAAAtba343B5--97211816.8893.20------965.23.5
2010Durham Bulls ILAAAtba34C1--32-1551.0005.00--10.0-961.00.7
MLB Totals for 2B - 4 season(s)-   2B15101042532295957.9663.800.55-----150.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 3 season(s)-   LF1365816---16161.0001.230.28-----130.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 3 season(s)-   1B10655525-957571.0005.701.04-----100.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 4 season(s)-   3B912936-1991.0001.000.31-----90.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH6---------------60.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF116-1--111.0001.000.17-----10.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 8 season(s)-   3B294--1795603962778739.9502.51------2940.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 6 season(s)-   2B117--2242861469524510.9734.36------1170.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 4 season(s)-   OF64--9064110096.9601.50------640.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 5 season(s)-   1B44--32522428351347.9897.89------440.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C1--32-1551.0005.00--10.0-10.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS1---2--221.0002.00------10.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 4 season(s)-   3B196--1404573628633597.9433.05------1960.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B62--48149639536530.9898.55------620.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B11--3025225755.9655.00------110.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS1--142-75.7145.00------10.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B111--942092720330303.9182.73------1110.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B13--104917114113.9918.69------130.00.0
A Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B45--41637336456453.99310.07------450.00.0
A Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B13--833434541.9113.15------130.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1998Lansing Lugnuts MidwAkca22--45--13-----
1999Wilmington Blue Rocks CaroA+kca23--13--111-----
2000Wichita Wranglers TexAAkca24-----56-----
2000Omaha Golden Spikes PCLAAAkca24-----39-----
2001Wichita Wranglers TexAAkca25--5411131-----
2002New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin26--8--76-----
2002Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAmin26-----2-----
2004Carolina Mudcats SouAAflo28-----33-----
2004Albuquerque Isotopes PCLAAAflo28--225-65---27-
2005Albuquerque Isotopes PCLAAAflo29---3-81---19-
2005Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo29--14-23----
2007Nashville Sounds PCLAAAmil31--102-54---17-
2007Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil31--53-38-1--
2008Nashville Sounds PCLAAAmil32--38-35---1-
2008Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil32--46-12----
2009Durham Bulls ILAAAtba33--174113-----
2009Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba33---2-3----6
2010Durham Bulls ILAAAtba34-11275-5-----

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2000Grand Canyon RaftersArizona Fall LgMinor242991813301811131830102.143.269.209.478194108.164.066.20912.0416.671.380.9391.0030.77
2007Florida MarlinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB311413430000011310000.231.333.231.5643015.300.000.0006.6720.003.000.000.000.00
2008Milwaukee BrewersMLB Spring TrainingMLB322558819302123041110102.328.375.483.85828564.370.155.2766.2517.192.753.1329.0026.32
2009Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB331222341003106300000.182.357.227.5845128.211.045.36421.4310.710.500.000.0025.00
2010Tampa Bay RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB342226142002003500000.154.241.231.4726229.190.077.19210.3417.241.670.000.0050.00
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs2991813301811131830102.143.269.209.478194108.164.066.20912.0416.671.380.9391.0030.77
MLB Spring Training Totals - 4 yrs7311916306021741142220102.252.338.353.691428136.292.101.24410.2916.181.571.4759.5026.67

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2014Syracuse ChiefsILAAAMinorwas38Hitting Coach1438162.566--1Billy GardnerLost in Semi-Finals
2015Syracuse ChiefsILAAAMinorwas39Hitting Coach1446678.45815.04Billy Gardner
2018Washington NationalsNLMLBMLBwas42Assistant Hitting Coach743935.5273.53Dave Martinez
* 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

Awards [5]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
19972nd Team College All-American (1B) ... Big 12 Conference All-Conference (1B) ... Big 12 Conference Player of the Year3
1999Carolina League All-Star Team (UT)1
2004Florida Marlins Minor League Player of the Year1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2009-12-18ContractSigned by Rays 
2008-10-31Claimed off waivers by Athletics from Brewers 
2005-12-20Rights sold to Yomiuri (Japan) by Marlins 
2004-03-17ContractSigned by Marlins 
2003-03-24Released by Twins 
2001-12-13Selected by Twins from Royals in Rule 5 minor league draft 
1997-06-03Contractsigned 
* 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
2005Florida MarlinsTeam Payroll29300,000-79432-2,189,055300,000300,000
2007Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll31380,0000.11473731-2,459,737380,000680,000
2008Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll32393,000-71031222,696,252390,0001,073,000
2009Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll33400,000-72436-2,746,792400,0001,473,000
* 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