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Jim AckerTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1978-1993 MLB Years: 1983-1992
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1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsP-541Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJames Justin Acker
Height6-2Weight212BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateSeptember 24,1958 [59.214]PlaceFreer,Texas
High SchoolFreer (Freer,TX)
CollegeUniversity of Texas (Austin,TX)

DraftedSelected by the Atlanta Braves [Team Picks] in the 1st round (21st overall) of the 1980 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutApril 7,1983 [24.195]
OrganizationsTOR [7] ATL [7] SEA [1] TEX [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID8022Retrosheet IDackej001MLBAM ID110033
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts31Walks54Hittable54SO/BB39vsPower54Hitting8Durability66Team.487Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1980TexasCollegeNCAAJrS/R21942.961914510302106.0984135050670001.398.29--4.235.671.34.692-
1980Gulf Coast BravesGCLRkatl-ST21100.0011000005.01000050000.201.80----9.000.001.000-
1980Savannah BravesSouAAatl-ST21552.6513130300095.0843328629474001.197.960.572.754.451.62.500-
1980Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST0652.52141403000100.0853328629524001.147.650.542.614.681.79.5453.36
1981Savannah BravesSouAAatl-ST22552.6910100600077.0573423934373001.186.661.053.974.321.09.500-
1981Richmond BravesILAAAatl-ST22874.19212107000118.01126355674725001.588.540.465.645.490.97.533-
1981Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST013123.603131013000195.01699778151081098001.427.800.694.985.031.01.5204.14
1982Savannah BravesSouAAatl-ST239144.44262427121142.012096701286967001.457.610.765.456.081.12.391-
1983Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor31Rel24514.3338533008197.21035247738441081.449.490.653.504.051.16.8334.20
1984Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor31Rel25354.3832329009172.0793935325335061.449.880.383.134.131.32.3753.68
1985Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor31R/CL26723.236106100261086.0863531743422031.498.970.734.484.380.98.7784.36
1986Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor31S/R27244.3523518006060.0633429622323101.429.450.903.304.801.45.3334.10
1986Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl38S/R27383.7921147003095.01004740726372011.339.470.662.463.511.42.2733.80
1987Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl38R/CL28494.1668068004114114.210957531151681041.408.560.864.005.341.33.3084.37
1988Greenville BravesSouAAatl-S/R29001.72844000015.27331350000.644.020.571.722.871.67--
1988Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl38Rel29044.7121120007042.0452622614252011.409.641.293.005.361.79.0004.51
1989Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl38Rel30062.67590590023297.2842929520682011.067.740.461.846.273.40.0002.68
1989Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor24Rel30211.5914014003028.02475112241001.277.620.323.817.622.00.6672.80
1990Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor34Rel31443.83590590019191.21034939930544131.4510.110.882.955.301.80.5003.99
1991Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor34Rel32355.20544500011188.07753511636447021.287.851.633.674.481.22.3755.51
1992Calgary CannonsPCLAAAsea-Rel33003.0020200003.05110010101.6715.00----3.000.00--
1992Seattle MarinersALMLBsea34Rel33005.2817017003030.2451918412111001.8613.211.173.523.230.92-4.94
1993Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-Rel34018.3160600304.07440421002.5414.54--8.314.150.50.000-
MLB Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter33493.97467324350015930901.191844739982329482312291.389.140.823.274.801.47.4021.30
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter28323.6087731423151459.13932341843423026520101.357.690.674.505.181.15.467-
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter884.31292187030125.01246860678756101.618.900.435.605.390.96.500-
AA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter19243.395751616121329.22681661242815218514001.277.320.764.155.051.22.442-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter100.0011000005.01000050000.201.80----9.000.001.000-
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter942.961914510302106.0984135050670001.398.29--4.235.671.34.692-
Toronto Blue Jays Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter26224.0728117264008214522.053526923749206273232221.419.180.843.544.691.33.542-
Atlanta Braves Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter7273.7116915154007416348.0338159144291111987071.298.710.752.865.101.78.206-
Seattle Mariners Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter005.2817017003030.2451918412111001.8613.211.173.523.230.92--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings8123.97114810600397220.02231099720801178071.389.140.823.274.801.47.4001.30
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings13153.604235711020220.0188112881611012710001.357.690.674.505.181.15.464-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1986Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl38p2721281310000002100000.107.107.143.2504128.429.036.036.1100.0075.000.000.000.0033.33
1987Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl38p286814130001001800000.214.267.214.4813015.500.000.071.2266.6753.338.000.000.000.00
1988Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl38p29215020000001100000.400.500.400.900206.500.000.200.41816.6716.671.000.000.000.00
1989Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl38p30597010000000200001.143.143.143.286107.200.000.000.1300.0028.570.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter169542910010023200001.167.196.185.38110156.409.018.056.0003.5757.1416.000.000.0011.11
Average MLB - Per 162 games162522910010023100001.167.196.185.38110154.409.018.056.0003.5757.1416.000.000.0011.11

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1980Gulf Coast Braves GCLRkatl21P1--1---111.0001.00------1100.01.6
1981Savannah Braves SouAAatl22P10--1125--36361.0003.60------10100.07.1
1981Richmond Braves ILAAAatl22P21--830113938.9741.81------21100.015.1
1982Savannah Braves SouAAatl23P26--8232-3331.9391.19------26100.018.1
1983Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor24P38-971215-427271.0000.710.28-----38100.023.5
1984Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor25P32-72781-1615.9380.470.21-----32100.019.8
1985Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor26P61-861016-126261.0000.430.30-----61100.037.9
1986Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor27P23-60911-220201.0000.870.33-----23100.014.2
1986Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl27P21-95717-224241.0001.140.25-----21100.013.0
1987Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl28P68-114623-229291.0000.430.25-----68100.042.2
1988Greenville Braves SouAAatl29P8--12-1331.0000.38------8100.05.6
1988Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl29P21-4237--10101.0000.480.24-----21100.013.1
1989Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl30P59-971214--26261.0000.440.27-----59100.036.9
1989Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor30P14-281101-1211.9170.790.39-----14100.08.6
1990Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor31P59-91519--24241.0000.410.26-----59100.036.4
1991Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor32P54-88116--17171.0000.310.19-----54100.033.3
1992Calgary Cannons PCLAAAsea33P2--1---111.0000.50------2100.01.4
1992Seattle MarinersALMLBsea33P17-30-5--551.0000.290.17-----17100.010.5
1993Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex34P6---21-32.6670.33------6100.04.2
MLB Totals for P - 10 season(s)-   P467-90073161211236234.9920.500.26-----4670.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P29--932214341.9531.41------290.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P44--2050217270.9721.59------440.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1980Gulf Coast Braves GCLRkatl211----------
1981Savannah Braves SouAAatl2210----------
1981Richmond Braves ILAAAatl2221----------
1982Savannah Braves SouAAatl2326----------
1983Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor2438----------
1984Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor2532----------
1985Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor2661----------
1986Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor2723----------
1986Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2721----------
1987Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2868----------
1988Greenville Braves SouAAatl298----------
1988Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2921----------
1989Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl3059----------
1989Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor3014----------
1990Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor3159----------
1991Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor3254----------
1992Calgary Cannons PCLAAAsea332----------
1992Seattle MarinersALMLBsea3317----------
1993Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex346----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1985Toronto Blue JaysChamp. SeriesMLB26000.002006.0200500.333.000.000.007.5000.00.000
1989Toronto Blue JaysChamp. SeriesMLB30001.425006.1411400.825.680.001.425.684.000.00.000
1991Toronto Blue JaysChamp. SeriesMLB32000.001000.2100105.0013.500.000.0013.5000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 3 yrs000.69808000013.07010110000.624.850.000.696.9210.000.00.000

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1992-07-21Released by Mariners. 
1992-02-02ContractSigned as Free Agent by Mariners. 
1991-10-31Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1989-08-24TradeTraded by Braves to Blue Jays for Francisco Cabrera and Tony Castillo. 
1989-01-06ContractSigned as Free Agent by Braves. 
1988-11-04Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1986-07-06TradeTraded by Blue Jays to Braves for Joe Johnson. 
* 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

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YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1985Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll26170,000-4232030370,78060,000170,000
1986Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll27367,500-3031357386,34760,000537,500
1986Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll27367,500-3031857386,34760,000537,500
1987Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll28350,000-2551364++344,90660,000887,500
1988Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll29435,000-2491065++392,10762,5001,322,500
1989Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll30688,000-1901177++429,80262,5002,010,500
1989Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll30688,000-190377++429,80262,5002,010,500
1990Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll31700,000-2261268++515,727100,0002,710,500
1991Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll32100,000-62032-742,231100,0002,810,500
1992Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll33275,000-4451745962,245109,0003,085,500
* 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