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James SimmonsTrack this Player High Level: AAA Status: Free Agent since 2016
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Drafted
Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick
PositionsP-190Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMinors Leaguers
Proper NameDonald James Simmons
Height6-3Weight205BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateSeptember 29,1986 [32.024]PlaceYorba Linda,California
High SchoolNorco (Norco,CA)
CollegeUniversity of California-Riverside (Riverside,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Oakland Athletics [Team Picks] in the 1st round (26th overall) of the 2007 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$1,192,500Signing ScoutsTodd Thomas
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2008-OAK-#7 ... 2009-OAK-#10
OrganizationsOAK [6] WAS [2] Awards4
TBC Player ID58231MLBAM ID519285
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts43Walks83Hittable42SO/BB78vsPower42Hitting3Durability64Team.496Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpct
2005UC RiversideBigWestNCAA-1Fr-ST18312.95660100036.237171224242201.129.080.490.985.896.00.750
2006UC RiversideBigWestNCAA-1So42ST19952.96161600000109.010847361119943101.168.890.911.567.744.95.643
2007UC RiversideBigWestNCAA-1Jr-ST201132.40171705100123.210348339151163000.957.500.651.098.447.73.786
2007Midland RockHoundsTexAAoak-Rel20003.9413211002029.236161328230001.4810.920.612.436.982.88-
2008Midland RockHoundsTexAAoak40ST21963.51252500000136.0150585311321203001.349.930.732.127.943.75.600
2009Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAoak40ST22775.72232211000119.21398176847817001.5510.450.603.536.091.72.500
2011Arizona AthleticsArizRkoak-ST24000.0022000005.01000040000.201.80----7.200.00-
2011Stockton PortsCalifA+oak26S/R24325.481385001042.256292656360001.4511.811.051.277.596.00.600
2011Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--S/R0324.9115105001047.257292656400001.3210.760.941.137.556.67.600
2012Midland RockHoundsTexAAoak20Rel25123.3530030008148.0411818314373001.147.630.562.616.892.64.333
2012Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAoak40Rel25201.80909001015.0123318133001.337.200.604.807.801.631.000
2012Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel0322.9839039009163.0532121422506001.187.530.573.137.112.27.600
2013Stockton PortsCalifA+oak9ST26885.48202000000113.013176691425862001.3810.401.111.996.833.44.500
2013Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAoak-Rel26027.1612012005016.027171318131002.1414.880.554.417.161.63.000
2013Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--S/R08105.693220120050129.215893821533993001.4710.971.042.296.873.00.444
2014Camden RiversharksAtlInd-ST27002.70220000010.012330281001.4010.80--1.807.204.00-
2014Harrisburg SenatorsEastAAwas12S/R27345.47211110004080.28852491027604001.439.821.123.016.692.22.429
2014Syracuse ChiefsILAAAwas0ST27225.68440000025.024161656170001.188.531.782.136.042.83.500
2014Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--S/R0565.522515100040105.111268651533774001.379.511.272.806.542.33.455
2015Harrisburg SenatorsEastAAwas14S/R28443.4717413006036.034151435320001.078.420.741.247.936.40.500
2015Syracuse ChiefsILAAAwas29ST28006.7511000004.04330110001.259.00--2.252.251.00-
2015Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--S/R0443.7918513006040.038181736330001.098.480.671.347.365.50.500
2016York RevolutionAtlInd-ST291194.37262600000160.2189857822371187001.4110.591.232.076.613.19.550
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter39374.73190999110271669.17433843536318752323001.389.950.842.507.002.80.513
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter11115.544927221060179.0206120111157012511001.5310.280.753.496.241.79.500
AA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter17164.00106426400201329.0349159147298627210001.319.490.792.347.403.16.515
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter11105.48332850010155.11871059519311222001.4010.791.101.797.043.94.524
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0022000005.01000040000.201.80----7.200.00-
Ind Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1194.27282800000170.2201888122391268001.4110.601.162.066.643.23.550
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2392.70393906100268.22481128122382348301.068.280.731.277.816.16.719
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings13124.736232300090220.024312611621611718001.389.950.842.507.002.80.520

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2014Harrisburg SenatorsEastAAwas12p2799110000001101000.111.200.111.3111011.125.000.111.1589.099.091.000.000.000.00
2014Syracuse ChiefsILAAAwas0p2713000000000000000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2014Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1012110000001101000.083.154.083.2371014.091.000.083.1227.147.141.000.000.000.00
2015Harrisburg SenatorsEastAAwas14p28168010000000101000.125.125.125.250109.143.000.000.1100.0011.110.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2620120000001202000.100.143.100.2432023.111.000.050.0004.358.702.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter13000000000000000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2517120000001202000.118.167.118.2852020.133.000.059.0005.0010.002.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games162125612000000612012000.100.143.100.243120143.111.000.050.0004.358.702.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2007Midland RockHounds TexAAoak20P13--441-98.8890.62------13100.09.5
2008Midland RockHounds TexAAoak21P25--815112423.9580.92------25100.017.9
2009Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak22P23--310211513.8670.57------23100.016.1
2011Arizona Athletics ArizRkoak24P2--11--221.0001.00------2100.03.6
2011Stockton Ports CalifA+oak24P13--28-110101.0000.77------13100.09.3
2012Midland RockHounds TexAAoak25P30--771-1514.9330.47------30100.021.7
2012Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak25P9---1--111.0000.11------9100.06.3
2013Stockton Ports CalifA+oak26P20--416--20201.0001.00------20100.014.3
2013Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak26P12---------------12100.08.3
2014Harrisburg Senators EastAAwas27P21--111-112121.0000.57------21100.014.8
2014Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAwas27P4--12--331.0000.75------4100.02.8
2015Harrisburg Senators EastAAwas28P17---6--661.0000.35------17100.012.0
2015Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAwas28P1---1--111.0001.00------1100.00.7
AAA Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P49--414212018.9000.37------490.00.0
AA Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P106--2043326663.9550.59------1060.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P33--624-130301.0000.91------330.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P2--11--221.0001.00------20.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2007Midland RockHounds TexAAoak2013----------
2008Midland RockHounds TexAAoak2125----------
2009Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak2223----------
2011Arizona Athletics ArizRkoak242----------
2011Stockton Ports CalifA+oak2413----------
2012Midland RockHounds TexAAoak2530----------
2012Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak259----------
2013Stockton Ports CalifA+oak2620----------
2013Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak2612----------
2014Harrisburg Senators EastAAwas2721----------
2014Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAwas274----------
2015Harrisburg Senators EastAAwas2817----------
2015Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAwas281----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2006Cotuit KettleersCape Cod LeagueCollege19421.18880000053.134971544000.735.740.170.847.438.801.52.667
2007Phoenix Desert DogsArizona Fall LgMinor20003.0090900009.0743138001.117.001.003.008.002.674.00.000
2008Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB21000.0020200003.0100002000.333.000.000.006.0000.00.000
2009Phoenix Desert DogsArizona Fall LgMinor22144.50660000024.02913122811001.5410.880.753.004.131.384.88.200
2009Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB22000.0001-100108.01300310001.7514.633.381.130.000.000.00.000
2013Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB260010.8050500415.01066202102.0018.003.600.003.60010.80.000
Cape Cod League Totals - 1 yrs421.18880000053.334971544000.735.740.170.847.438.801.52.667
Arizona Fall League Totals - 2 yrs144.091569000033.036171531119001.429.820.823.005.181.734.64.200
MLB Spring Training Totals - 3 yrs003.38716005116.02466514101.5613.502.810.562.254.003.38.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006Cotuit KettleersCape Cod LeagueCollege191113242002110200000.308.308.462.7706213.364.154.1540.0015.380.000.000.0050.00
Cape Cod League Totals - 1 yrs1113242002110200000.308.308.462.7706213.364.154.1540.0015.380.000.000.0050.00

Awards [4]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
20072nd Team College All-American (SP) ... Big West Conference All-Conference Team (SP) ... Big West Conference Pitcher of the Year3
2008Texas League All-Star (SP)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2015-07-11PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Nationals28.285  
2015-07-04PWashington NationalsSyracuse (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Syracuse (AAA)28.278Team Roster on 2015-07-04
2015-04-21PWashington NationalsHarrisburg (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Harrisburg (AA)28.204Team Roster on 2015-04-21
2015-04-10PWashington NationalsWashington Nationals (MLB)-Minors--Assignment unknown28.193Team Roster on 2015-04-10
2014-11-03PWashington NationalsHarrisburg (AA)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract28.035Team Roster on 2014-11-03
2014-07-23PWashington NationalsHarrisburg (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Harrisburg (AA)27.297Team Roster on 2014-07-23
2014-07-18PWashington NationalsSyracuse (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Syracuse (AAA)27.292Team Roster on 2014-07-18
2014-06-29PWashington NationalsHarrisburg (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Harrisburg (AA)27.273Team Roster on 2014-06-29
2014-06-21PWashington NationalsSyracuse (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Syracuse (AAA)27.265Team Roster on 2014-06-21
2014-05-08PWashington NationalsHarrisburg (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Harrisburg (AA)27.221Team Roster on 2014-05-08
* 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.