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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
James Richard Journell
Stat Years
1997-2006  [mlb] 2003-2005
Height/Weight
6-4 / 205
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (107)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
1977-12-29 in Springfield, Ohio   [42.225]
High School
Springfield North (Springfield,OH)
Colleges
University of Illinois (Urbana, Illinois)
Draft
Selected by the St. Louis Cardinals in Round #4 (#132 overall) of the 1999 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Scott Melvin
MLB Debut
2003-06-29 - Boxscore  (Age: 25.182)
Service Time
Organizations
SLN [6]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 5829 ... retro id: jourj001 ... mlbam id: 407867
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1997IllinoisBig10NCAA-1------19------000.0000000000.00000000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.00.000
    1998IllinoisBig10NCAA-1------20------000.0000000000.00000000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.00.000
    1999IllinoisBig10NCAA-1------21---DR:4-132721.7826000026835.124107015538111.106.110.003.8213.502.553.53.778
    2000New Jersey CardinalsNYPLA-sln27221---101.9713100312032.012127024398021.133.380.006.7510.973.381.631.000
    2000Minor Totals: SLNbyYearA-----221---101.9713100312032.012127024398021.133.380.006.7510.973.381.631.000
    2001Potomac CannonsCaroA+sln27232---1462.50262600000151.0121544284215678181.087.210.482.509.303.223.71.700
    2001New Haven RavensEastAAsln-232---100.0011110007.00000360000.430.000.003.867.710.002.001.000
    2001Minor Totals: SLNbyYearAA/A+----232---1562.39272711000158.0121544284516278181.056.890.462.569.233.083.60.714
    2002New Haven RavensEastAAsln-243---332.7010102000066.2502220318662161.026.750.402.438.912.973.67.500
    2002Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln34243---243.68770000036.2381615318323021.539.330.744.427.853.931.78.333
    2002Minor Totals: SLNbyYearAAA/AA----242---573.06171720000103.3883835636985181.207.680.523.148.553.322.72.417
    2003Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln27254---663.92407001633578.0803834332705001.449.230.353.698.084.382.19.500
    2003St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln77254Log - Sp - Ext - Perf006.0070002709.0107601181002.3310.000.0011.008.007.000.73.000
    2003Minor Totals: SLNbyYearAAA----251---663.92407001633578.0803834332705001.449.230.353.698.084.382.19.500
    2003MLB Totals: SLNbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf006.0070002709.0107601181002.3310.000.0011.008.007.000.73.000
    2004Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln27265---000.0040002412.24000150001.8713.500.003.3716.870.005.00.000
    2004Minor Totals: SLNbyYearAAA----261---000.0040002412.74000150002.2716.360.004.0920.450.005.00.000
    2005Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-276---144.68340001234142.13925225384910011.828.291.068.0810.425.311.29.200
    2005St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln77276Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0110.3850003504.16651550002.5412.462.0810.3810.3812.461.00.000
    2005Minor Totals: SLNbyYearAAA----271---144.70340001234142.33925225384910011.838.341.078.1210.485.341.29.200
    2005MLB Totals: SLNbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0110.9850003504.36651550002.6813.172.2010.9810.9813.171.00.000
    2006Bridgeport BluefishAtlIndy----287---443.69476001441683.0743534540932201.378.020.544.3410.083.802.33.500
    2006Indy TotalsbyYearIndy----281---443.69476001441683.0743534540932201.378.020.544.3410.083.802.33.500
    MLB Totals (2 yrs)017.5612000512013.3161311116131002.4410.990.6910.998.938.930.81.000
    National League Totals (2 yrs)017.5612000512013.3161311116131002.4410.990.6910.998.938.930.81.000
    Minor League Totals28233.03135523133837416.334416714022176423359291.257.440.483.819.153.612.40.549
    Minor: NCAA-1 Totals721.7926000026835.324107015538111.116.150.003.8513.592.563.53.778
    Minor: Indy Totals443.69476001441683.0743534540932201.378.020.544.3410.083.802.33.500
    Minor: A- Totals101.9713100312032.012127024398021.133.380.006.7510.973.381.631.000
    Minor: A+ Totals1462.50262600000151.0121544284215678181.087.210.482.509.303.223.71.700
    Minor: AA Totals432.4611113100073.7502220321722160.976.150.372.588.852.703.43.571
    Minor: AAA Totals9144.0185140030717159.71617971118915618031.579.100.625.038.824.471.75.391
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (2 yrs)017.5612000512013.3161311116131002.4410.990.6910.998.938.930.81.000
    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 NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    2002New Haven RavensEastAAsln-24p---11013230001000501000.231.231.231.4621430.000.000.3750.0035.710.000.00.000.0
    2002Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln3424p---1710120002010500000.200.200.200.4001020-0.100.000.4000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    2003Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln2725p---2408000000001312000.000.200.000.2001200.125.000.0008.3325.003.000.00.000.0
    2005Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-27p---3251000000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor League Totals82323500030111313000.156.206.156.3623750.000.000.2632.7035.1413.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AA Totals1013230001000501000.231.231.231.4621430.000.000.3750.0035.710.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AAA Totals7219120002011812000.105.190.105.2952320.000.000.1824.3534.788.000.00.000.0
    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 Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics 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
    2000New Jersey CardinalsNYPLA-22P1300.028201210.8330.800.0017.1100.011
    2001Potomac CannonsCaroA+23P2600.0818403026.8671.000.0018.6100.06
    2001New Haven RavensEastAA23P100.00201221.0002.000.000.7100.019
    2002New Haven RavensEastAA24P1000.0611211917.8951.700.007.1100.014
    2002Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAA24P700.0043074.5710.600.004.9100.018
    2003St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB25P709.0011021.5000.100.114.3100.019
    2004Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAA26P400.0000000.0000.000.002.8100.023
    2005Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAA27P3400.03200551.0000.100.0023.8100.03
    2005St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB27P504.1000000.0000.000.003.1100.015
    MLB Totals - (P)12013011021.5000.100.080.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)45003630129.7500.200.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (P)1100613222119.9051.700.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (P)2600818403026.8671.000.000.00.00
    A- Totals - (P)130028201210.8330.800.000.00.00
    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
    2000Minor13----------
    2001Minor27----------
    2002Minor17----------
    2003MLB7----------
    2004Minor4----------
    2005MLB5----------
    2005Minor34----------
    Totals107----------