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Joe SlusarskiTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1987-2001 MLB Years: 1991-2001
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Rated Prospect

PositionsP-442Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJoseph Andrew Slusarski
Height6-4Weight195BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 19,1966 [51.212]PlaceIndianapolis,Indiana
High SchoolSacred Heart-Griffin (Springfield,IL)
CollegeUniversity of New Orleans (New Orleans,LA)

DraftedSelected by the Oakland Athletics [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (46th overall) of the 1988 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Seattle Mariners [Team Picks] in the 6th round (137th overall) of the 1987 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing ScoutsBill Gayton
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1990-MLB-#64 ... 1990-OAK-#2 ... 1991-OAK-#6
MLB DebutApril 11,1991 [24.113]
OrganizationsOAK [6] HOU [4] MIL [2] CLE [1] PHI [1] ATL [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID7613Retrosheet IDslusj001MLBAM ID122330
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Player Notes:   Member of the 1987 United States National Baseball team
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts28Walks74Hittable37SO/BB60vsPower37Hitting0Durability54Team.491Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1987New OrleansCollegeNCAAFrST201312.871717011200122.010950390341000001.178.02--2.507.362.94.929-
1988New OrleansCollegeNCAASoST211363.372219310100160.015675600351460001.198.76--1.968.204.17.684-
1989Modesto A'sCalifA+oak-ST2213103.18272704100184.01557865155016013001.117.580.732.457.833.20.565-
1990Huntsville StarsSouAAoak42ST23684.47171702000108.21146554935755001.379.440.752.906.212.14.429-
1990Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak-ST23423.40990000055.2542421322371001.378.730.493.565.981.68.667-
1990Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--ST010104.11262602000163.0168897512571126001.379.200.663.126.131.96.500-
1991Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak-ST24422.72770000046.0422014410250001.128.160.781.944.862.50.667-
1991Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak37ST24575.27201911000109.012169641452604041.589.961.154.284.941.15.4174.96
1992Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak-ST25243.7711101000057.0673024618261001.4810.520.942.834.081.44.333-
1992Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak37ST25555.4515141001076.08552461527380161.4710.071.783.204.501.41.5005.65
1993Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak-ST26754.76242131100113.01336760640612001.5310.560.483.184.841.53.583-
1993Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak37S/R26005.1921100008.295511110002.319.351.0411.421.040.09-8.06
1994Reading PhilliesEastAAphi-S/R27124.63541000023.025151225170101.299.640.771.936.563.40.333-
1994Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak-ST27236.03770000037.0452825611241001.5010.851.452.655.792.18.400-
1994Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RedILAAAphi-S/R27237.821046003038.0503633810292001.5811.841.892.376.872.90.400-
1994Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorAAA--S/R0586.3922157003098.212079701626703101.4810.951.462.376.392.69.385-
1995Buffalo BisonsAmerAAAcle-S/R28116.32422000015.21812112490001.4010.341.152.305.172.25.500-
1995New Orleans ZephyrsAmerAAAmil-R/CL28111.123303300231148.037106411300000.996.890.742.055.592.73.500-
1995Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--R/CL0222.393723500231163.1552217615390001.097.730.842.115.482.60.500-
1995Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil48Rel28115.4012012006015.0211193660021.8012.601.803.603.601.00.5006.50
1996New Orleans ZephyrsAmerAAAmil-Rel29244.95400400019160.0703833424361001.5710.500.603.605.401.50.333-
1997nullIntl--Rel30244.1825025000271.076033024310001.419.63--3.043.931.29.333-
1998Jackson GeneralsTexAAhou-S/R31226.33927001021.022171532131001.139.281.270.845.486.50.500-
1998New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAhou-Rel31145.11310310010249.053312869321001.269.671.091.645.843.56.200-
1998Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--Rel0365.48402380011270.2754843911452001.229.551.151.405.734.09.333-
1999New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAhou-Rel32143.64402380014164.0713126513402001.319.930.701.825.603.08.200-
1999Houston AstrosNLMLBhou58Rel32000.0030300103.21000330001.092.45--7.367.361.00-3.95
2000New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAhou-Rel33212.2513013006020.0149527210001.056.300.903.159.453.00.667-
2000Houston AstrosNLMLBhou58Rel33274.21540540016377.0803636822546031.329.350.942.576.312.45.2224.06
2001Richmond BravesILAAAatl-Rel34002.2560600408.09220250001.3810.13--2.255.632.50--
2001New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAhou-Rel34522.4831031004140.037171148240001.138.330.901.805.403.00.714-
2001Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--Rel0522.4437037008148.0461913410290001.178.630.751.885.442.90.714-
2001Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl36Rel34009.0040400106.09662150001.6713.503.001.507.505.00-6.22
2001Houston AstrosNLMLBhou58Rel34019.00808004010.01610102360001.9014.401.802.705.402.00.0005.35
MLB Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter13215.18118348410293304.234218917645125173101151.5310.071.323.685.091.38.3822.16
Minor League Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter56584.04324112212728416987.010165304458928166430101.319.230.812.556.032.36.491-
AAA Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter34364.1226662204118316651.27003552996018939911001.369.640.832.605.492.11.486-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter9124.75312382010152.0161978114421056101.329.450.822.476.162.50.429-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter13103.18272704100184.01557865155016013001.117.580.732.457.833.20.565-
Intl Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter244.1825025000271.076033024310001.419.63--3.043.931.29.333-
NCAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2673.153936321300282.2265125990692460001.188.44--2.207.833.57.788-
Houston Astros Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter284.57650650021390.29746461028636031.389.630.992.786.252.25.200-
Oakland Athletics Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter10125.34373431010193.121512611530909941101.579.971.394.184.591.10.455-
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter115.4012012006015.0211193660021.8012.601.803.603.601.00.500-
Atlanta Braves Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter009.0040400106.09662150001.6713.503.001.507.505.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings9155.1885246110212220.0246136127329012571111.5310.071.323.685.091.38.3752.16
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings12134.0472254720194220.02261189920621477001.319.230.812.556.032.36.480-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1994Reading PhilliesEastAAphi-p2752000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1994Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RedILAAAphi-p27101000000001100000.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.000.35850.0050.001.000.000.000.00
1994Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         153000000001200000.000.250.000.250004.000.000.333.17925.0050.002.000.000.000.00
1996New Orleans ZephyrsAmerAAAmil-p29401000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1998Jackson GeneralsTexAAhou-p3192000000000110000.000.333.000.333003.000.000.000.2470.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1998New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAhou-p31313000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1998Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         405000000000210000.000.167.000.167006.000.000.000.1240.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1999New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAhou-p32405000000000300000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.0060.000.000.000.000.00
2000Houston AstrosNLMLBhou58p33529110001000500000.111.111.111.222109.250.000.000.1000.0055.560.000.000.000.00
2001New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAhou-p34312000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter529110001000500000.111.111.111.222109.250.000.000.0000.0055.560.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter16616000000001910000.000.111.000.1110018.000.000.063.0005.5650.009.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter15212000000001700000.000.077.000.0770013.000.000.083.0007.6953.857.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter144000000000210000.000.200.000.200005.000.000.000.0000.0040.000.000.000.000.00
Houston Astros Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter529110001000500000.111.111.111.222109.250.000.000.0000.0055.560.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162283300030001600000.111.111.111.2223028.250.000.000.0000.0055.560.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games16216000000001910000.000.111.000.1110018.000.000.063.0005.5650.009.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1989Modesto A's CalifA+oak22P27--524313229.9061.07------27100.019.0
1990Huntsville Stars SouAAoak23P17--317--20201.0001.18------17100.011.8
1990Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak23P9--38121211.9171.22------9100.06.3
1991Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak24P7--34--771.0001.00------7100.05.1
1991Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak24P20-1097101-1817.9440.850.16-----20100.012.3
1992Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak25P11--341-87.8750.64------11100.07.7
1992Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak25P15-7626--881.0000.530.11-----15100.09.3
1993Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak26P24--415122019.9500.79------24100.016.8
1993Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak26P2-812-1331.0001.500.38-----2100.01.2
1994Reading Phillies EastAAphi27P5--24--661.0001.20------5100.03.6
1994Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red Barons ILAAAphi27P10--12--331.0000.30------10100.07.0
1994Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak27P7--581-1413.9291.86------7100.04.9
1995New Orleans Zephyrs AmerAAAmil28P33--35--881.0000.24------33100.023.2
1995Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcle28P4--11--221.0000.50------4100.02.8
1995Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil28P12-1521--331.0000.250.20-----12100.08.3
1996New Orleans Zephyrs AmerAAAmil29P40--818112726.9630.65------40100.028.2
1998Jackson Generals TexAAhou31P9--73--10101.0001.11------9100.06.4
1998New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAhou31P31--47--11111.0000.35------31100.021.8
1999New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAhou32P40--48-112121.0000.30------40100.028.6
1999Houston AstrosNLMLBhou32P3-3-------------3100.01.9
2000New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAhou33P13--11--221.0000.15------13100.09.2
2000Houston AstrosNLMLBhou33P54-7756--11111.0000.200.14-----54100.033.3
2001New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAhou34P31--22-2441.0000.13------31100.022.3
2001Richmond Braves ILAAAatl34P6--11--221.0000.33------6100.04.2
2001Houston AstrosNLMLBhou34P8-10-1--111.0000.130.10-----8100.04.9
2001Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl34P4-62---221.0000.500.33-----4100.02.5
MLB Totals for P - 7 season(s)-   P118-3041926114645.9780.380.15-----1180.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 11 season(s)-   P266--438458132127.9620.48------2660.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P31--1224--36361.0001.16------310.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P27--524313229.9061.07------270.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1989Modesto A's CalifA+oak2227----------
1990Huntsville Stars SouAAoak2317----------
1990Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak239----------
1991Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak247----------
1991Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak2420----------
1992Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak2511----------
1992Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak2515----------
1993Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak2624----------
1993Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak262----------
1994Reading Phillies EastAAphi275----------
1994Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red Barons ILAAAphi2710----------
1994Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak277----------
1995New Orleans Zephyrs AmerAAAmil2833----------
1995Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcle284----------
1995Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil2812----------
1996New Orleans Zephyrs AmerAAAmil2940----------
1998Jackson Generals TexAAhou319----------
1998New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAhou3131----------
1999New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAhou3240----------
1999Houston AstrosNLMLBhou323----------
2000New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAhou3313----------
2000Houston AstrosNLMLBhou3354----------
2001New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAhou3431----------
2001Richmond Braves ILAAAatl346----------
2001Houston AstrosNLMLBhou348----------
2001Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl344----------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2002University of New Orleans PrivateersSBCNCAACollege-35Assistant Coach241212.5006.05None listed-
2003Round Rock ExpressTexAAMinorhou36Pitching Coach1214180.33938.04Jackie Moore
* 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

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2001-10-10Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2001-05-12ContractSigned as Free Agent by Astros. 
2001-05-11Released by Braves. 
2001-04-01ContractSigned as Free Agent by Braves. 
2000-12-21Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2000-01-03ContractSigned as Free Agent by Astros. 
1999-10-20Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1998-12-17ContractSigned as Free Agent by Astros. 
1998-10-16Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1998-05-04ContractSigned as Free Agent by Astros. 
1996-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1996-05-12ContractSigned as Free Agent by Brewers. 
1996-04-04Released by Angels. 
1996-02-26ContractSigned as Free Agent by Angels. 
1995-10-16Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1995-05-19ContractSigned as Free Agent by Brewers. 
1995-04-24Released by Indians. 
1995-01-20ContractSigned as Free Agent by Indians. 
1994-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1994-06-03ContractSigned as Free Agent by Phillies. 
1994-05-11Released by Athletics. 
* 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
1991Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll24100,000-62032-742,231100,000100,000
1992Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll25125,000-6142824962,245109,000225,000
1993Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll26130,000-6442529968,431109,000355,000
1995Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll28109,000-75333-999,520109,000464,000
1999Houston AstrosTeam Payroll32200,000-80737-1,454,491200,000664,000
2000Houston AstrosTeam Payroll33175,000-79543-1,394,248200,000839,000
2001Houston AstrosTeam Payroll34360,000-54022411,897,758200,0001,199,000
2001Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll34360,000-54026411,897,758200,0001,199,000
* 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