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Jay PowellTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1991-2005 MLB Years: 1995-2005
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Drafted
Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick
World Series Champion

PositionsP-624Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJames Willard Powell Jr.
Height6-4Weight225BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJanuary 9,1972 [46.312]PlaceMeridian,Mississippi
High SchoolWest Lauderdale (Collinsville,MS)
CollegeMississippi State University (Starkville,MS)

DraftedSelected by the Baltimore Orioles [Team Picks] in the 1st round (19th overall) of the 1993 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the San Diego Padres [Team Picks] in the 11th round (309th overall) of the 1990 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$492,000
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1994-MLB-#5 ... 1996-MLB-#67 ... 1996-MLB-#3
MLB DebutSeptember 10,1995 [23.245]
OrganizationsHOU [4] MIA [4] TEX [3] BAL [2] ATL [1] COL [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID589Retrosheet IDpowej001MLBAM ID120717
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts59Walks38Hittable60SO/BB47vsPower60Hitting0Durability53Team.507Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1991Mississippi State UniversSECNCAA-1R/CL19421.283030001049.03677020460001.146.57--3.658.392.30.667-
1993Mississippi State UniversSECNCAA-1S/R21363.5626620300773.0583729036730001.287.12--4.428.962.03.333-
1993Albany PolecatsSALAbal-ST21024.55660000027.2291914013294101.529.43--4.239.432.23.000-
1994Frederick KeysCaroA+bal40S/R22774.96262060021123.0132796813548712201.519.630.953.946.351.61.500-
1995Portland Sea DogsEastAAflo-R/CL23541.875005000442453.0421211215532101.087.130.342.559.003.53.556-
1995Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo59Rel23001.0890900108.07210640001.567.56--6.484.320.67-4.30
1996Brevard County ManateesFSLA+flo-ST24000.0011000002.0000004000--------18.000.00--
1996Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo39Rel24434.54670670016271.0714136536523001.508.960.634.546.561.44.5714.14
1997Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo39Rel25723.28740740023279.2713529330653001.278.020.343.397.342.17.7783.10
1998Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo39Rel26444.21330330026336.0361917522241001.608.921.245.455.941.09.5005.42
1998Houston AstrosNLMLBhou39Rel26332.3829029009434.02299115380001.095.820.263.9710.062.53.5002.61
1999Houston AstrosNLMLBhou39Rel27544.32670670026475.0823836340775001.639.840.364.809.241.93.5563.20
2000Round Rock ExpressTexAAhou-ST28000.0011000002.00000110000.50----4.504.501.00--
2000New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAhou-S/R28004.5021100002.02110220002.009.00--9.009.001.00--
2000Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--S/R0002.2532100004.02110330001.254.50--6.756.751.00-3.88
2000Houston AstrosNLMLBhou39Rel28115.67290290010027.0291817119160001.789.670.336.335.330.84.5004.54
2001Houston AstrosNLMLBhou39Rel29223.7235035005036.0411815419280101.6510.160.994.716.941.47.5004.51
2001Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol39Rel29312.79390390015738.2341812512260001.197.911.162.796.052.17.7504.32
2002Tulsa DrillersTexAAtex-Rel30000.0020200002.00000100000.50----4.50--0.00--
2002Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAtex-Rel302012.3880800008.01411112380002.1315.752.253.389.002.671.000-
2002Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--Rel0209.9010010000010.01411112480001.8012.601.803.607.202.001.0005.16
2002Texas RangersALMLBtex39Rel30323.4451051005049.2502819524352001.499.060.914.356.341.46.6004.31
2003Frisco RoughRidersTexAAtex-Rel31002.7040400116.25220580001.506.75--6.7510.801.60--
2003Texas RangersALMLBtex39Rel31307.82510510020058.2755851734406001.8611.511.075.226.141.181.0004.96
2004Texas RangersALMLBtex39Rel32113.3823023004024.024119311170001.469.001.134.136.381.55.5004.63
2005Gulf Coast BravesGCLRkatl-ST33004.5022000002.04210110002.5018.00--4.504.501.00--
2005Mississippi BravesSouAAatl19Rel33200.6411011003014.06110380000.643.86--1.935.142.671.000-
2005Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--Rel0201.1313211003016.010320490000.885.63--2.255.062.251.0002.65
2005Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl43Rel33000.0050500103.01000410001.502.70--10.802.700.25-6.02
MLB Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter36234.1751205120016122539.15432952514227242320101.509.010.704.517.021.56.6100.95
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter16134.041133182005026241.2234127109179820118401.378.680.633.637.452.05.552-
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2010.801019000010.016121225100002.1014.401.804.509.002.001.000-
AA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter741.626816700482577.2531514225702101.006.140.232.908.112.80.636-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter774.88272160021125.0132796813549112201.489.480.933.886.531.69.500-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter024.55660000027.2291914013294101.529.43--4.239.432.23.000-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter004.5022000002.04210110002.5018.00--4.504.501.00--
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter782.642962330017122.29444360561190001.226.90--4.118.732.13.467-
Florida Marlins Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1593.82183018300667194.2185978313941457001.438.510.604.326.671.54.625-
Houston Astros Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter11104.02160016000508172.017483779931595101.559.090.474.868.301.71.524-
Texas Rangers Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter735.37125012500290131.014997791569928001.6510.131.024.696.261.33.700-
Colorado Rockies Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter312.79390390015738.2341812512260001.197.911.162.796.052.17.750-
Atlanta Braves Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0050500103.01000410001.502.70--10.802.700.25--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings1594.17208020800659220.0220120102171101728001.509.010.704.517.021.56.6250.95
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings15124.041022874004524220.021211599158918216401.378.680.633.637.452.05.556-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1995Portland Sea DogsEastAAflo-p23501000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1996Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo39p24675000000000401000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
1997Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo39p25704020001000100001.500.500.5001.000204.667.000.000.4500.0025.000.000.000.000.00
1998Houston AstrosNLMLBhou39p26291000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2000Round Rock ExpressTexAAhou-p2811000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2000Houston AstrosNLMLBhou39p28301000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2001Houston AstrosNLMLBhou39p29321000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2005Mississippi BravesSouAAatl19p3381000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter22812020001000801001.167.167.167.3342013.500.000.000.0000.0061.540.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter593000000000200000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter593000000000200000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
Florida Marlins Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1379020001000501001.222.222.222.4442010.500.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
Houston Astros Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter913000000000300000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1629010001000601001.167.167.167.334109.500.000.000.0000.0061.540.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games1628000000000500000.000.000.000.000008.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1993Albany Polecats SALAbal21P6---6-1661.0001.00------6100.04.2
1994Frederick Keys CaroA+bal22P26--8121-2120.9520.77------26100.019.0
1995Portland Sea Dogs EastAAflo23P50--39--12121.0000.24------50100.035.2
1995Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo23P9-813--441.0000.440.50-----9100.06.3
1996Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo24P67-7136--991.0000.130.13-----67100.041.4
1997Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo25P74-79516422521.8400.280.27-----74100.045.7
1998Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo26P33-3664--10101.0000.300.28-----33100.020.4
1998Houston AstrosNLMLBhou26P29-3421--331.0000.100.09-----29100.017.9
1999Houston AstrosNLMLBhou27P67-75172-108.8000.120.11-----67100.041.4
2000Round Rock Express TexAAhou28P1---1-1111.0001.00------1100.00.7
2000New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAhou28P2---1--111.0000.50------2100.01.4
2000Houston AstrosNLMLBhou28P29-2742--661.0000.210.22-----3096.717.9
2001Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol29P39-3864-110101.0000.260.26-----39100.024.1
2001Houston AstrosNLMLBhou29P35-36341187.8750.200.19-----35100.021.6
2002Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex30P2---------------2100.01.4
2002Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex30P8--1---111.0000.13------8100.05.6
2002Texas RangersALMLBtex30P51-4949--13131.0000.250.27-----51100.031.5
2003Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex31P4---1--111.0000.25------4100.02.9
2003Texas RangersALMLBtex31P51-5865--11111.0000.220.19-----51100.031.5
2004Texas RangersALMLBtex32P23-2412--331.0000.130.13-----23100.014.2
2005Gulf Coast Braves GCLRkatl33P2---1--111.0000.50------2100.03.8
2005Mississippi Braves SouAAatl33P11---41-54.8000.36------11100.08.3
2005Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl33P5-3-------------5100.03.1
MLB Totals for P - 11 season(s)-   P512-538426374112105.9380.210.20-----5120.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P10--11--221.0000.20------100.00.0
AA Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P68--315111918.9470.26------680.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P26--8121-2120.9520.77------260.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P6---6-1661.0001.00------60.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P2---1--111.0000.50------20.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1993Albany Polecats SALAbal216----------
1994Frederick Keys CaroA+bal2226----------
1995Portland Sea Dogs EastAAflo2350----------
1995Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo239----------
1996Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo2467----------
1997Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo2574----------
1998Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo2633----------
1998Houston AstrosNLMLBhou2629----------
1999Houston AstrosNLMLBhou2767----------
2000Round Rock Express TexAAhou281----------
2000New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAhou282----------
2000Houston AstrosNLMLBhou2829----------
2001Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol2939----------
2001Houston AstrosNLMLBhou2935----------
2002Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex302----------
2002Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex308----------
2002Texas RangersALMLBtex3051----------
2003Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex314----------
2003Texas RangersALMLBtex3151----------
2004Texas RangersALMLBtex3223----------
2005Gulf Coast Braves GCLRkatl332----------
2005Mississippi Braves SouAAatl3311----------
2005Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl335----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1997Florida MarlinsChamp. SeriesMLB25000.001000.2000100.000.000.000.0013.5000.00.000
1997Florida MarlinsWorld SeriesMLB25107.364003.2534202.8112.270.009.824.910.500.001.000
1998Houston AstrosDiv SeriesMLB260011.573002.1233302.387.710.0011.5711.571.000.00.000
1999Houston AstrosDiv SeriesMLB27016.003003.0321301.339.000.003.009.003.000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 2 yrs018.4460600005.3505046001.698.440.006.7510.131.500.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs000.0010100000.7000001000.000.000.000.0013.5000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs107.3640400003.7503042002.4512.270.009.824.910.500.001.000

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1995Eastern League All-Star Team (P)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2005-07-30InjuredDisabled -- - 
2005-01-27ContractSigned by Braves (minor) 
2004-10-28Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2004-08-02InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2004-06-07InjuredDisabled -- right elbow soreness 
2003-05-03InjuredActivated from DL 
2003-04-18InjuredDisabled -- vertigo-like symptoms 
2002-06-10InjuredActivated from DL 
2002-04-23InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2002-03-30InjuredDisabled -- tendinitis in his right middle finger 
2001-12-13ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rangers. 
2001-11-05Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2001-06-27TradeTraded by Astros to Rockies for Ron Villone. 
1998-07-05TradeTraded by Marlins with C Scott Makarewicz to Astros for C Ramon Castro July 5 1998 
1998-07-04TradeTraded by Marlins with Scott Makarewicz to Astros for Ramon Castro. 
1994-12-06TradeTraded by Orioles to Marlins for Bret Barberie. 
1993-07-18Contractsigned 
* 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
1993Baltimore Orioles-21492,000-------492,000Signing Bonus out of 1993 Draft (1st round - 19th overall)
1995Florida MarlinsTeam Payroll23109,000-75337-999,520109,000601,000
1996Florida MarlinsTeam Payroll24118,000-7343019957,870109,000719,000
1997Florida MarlinsTeam Payroll25208,000-56421381,182,177150,000927,000
1998Florida MarlinsTeam Payroll26320,000-49310461,276,192170,0001,247,000
1998Houston AstrosTeam Payroll26320,000-49321461,276,192170,0001,247,000
1999Houston AstrosTeam Payroll27800,000-37615591,454,491200,0002,047,000
2000Houston AstrosTeam Payroll281,250,000-33010641,394,248200,0003,297,000
2001Houston AstrosTeam Payroll291,600,000-33015641,897,758200,0004,897,000
2001Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll291,600,000-33014641,897,758200,0004,897,000
2002Texas RangersTeam Payroll302,250,000-2861369++2,011,045200,0007,147,000
2003Texas RangersTeam Payroll313,250,000-212774++2,163,527300,00010,397,000
2004Texas RangersTeam Payroll323,500,000-173381++2,070,100300,00013,897,000
2005Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll33300,000-79428-2,189,055300,00014,197,000
* 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