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Jason BereTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1990-2005 MLB Years: 1993-2003
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Drafted
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PositionsP-318Position when DraftedpPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJason Phillip Bere
Height6-4Weight189BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMay 26,1971 [47.176]PlaceCambridge,Massachusetts
High SchoolWilmington (Wilmington,MA)
CollegeMiddlesex Community College (Bedford,MA)

DraftedSelected by the Chicago White Sox [Team Picks] in the 36th round (952nd overall) of the 1990 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$2,000
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1993-MLB-#8 ... 1993-MLB-#1
MLB DebutMay 27,1993 [22.001]
OrganizationsCHA [9] CLE [4] CHN [2] CIN [2] MIL [2] Awards0Awards Voting2-60
TBC Player ID814Retrosheet IDberej002MLBAM ID110891
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Player Notes:   First player ever drafted out of Middlesex Community College in 1990
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts71Walks33Hittable63SO/BB48vsPower63Hitting16Durability45Team.507Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1990Gulf Coast White SoxGCLRkcha-Rel19042.3716214006138.0261910119411101.186.160.244.509.712.16.000-
1991South Bend White SoxMidwAcha-ST209122.87272702100163.01166652810015811001.336.400.445.528.721.58.429-
1992Sarasota White SoxFSLA+cha-ST21722.41181801100116.08435313341066001.026.520.232.648.223.12.778-
1992Birmingham BaronsSouAAcha-ST21443.00880420054.0442218120451001.197.330.173.337.502.25.500-
1992Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAcha-Rel21000.0010100001.02000020002.0018.00----18.000.00--
1992Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorMLB--ST01162.58272615300171.013057494541537001.086.840.212.848.052.83.6472.24
1993Nashville SoundsAmerAAAcha-ST22512.37880000049.0361913125522001.246.570.184.569.492.08.833-
1993Chicago White SoxALMLBcha51ST221253.47242401000142.2109605512811298001.336.880.765.118.141.59.7063.98
1994Chicago White SoxALMLBcha46ST231223.81242400000141.2119656017801272001.407.561.085.088.071.59.8574.59
1995Nashville SoundsAmerAAAcha-ST24103.3811000005.06220270001.5010.13--3.3811.813.501.000-
1995Chicago White SoxALMLBcha46ST248157.19272701000137.2151120110211061108001.879.871.376.937.191.04.3485.80
1996Gulf Coast White SoxGCLRkcha-ST25016.0011000003.03220130001.339.00--3.009.003.00.000-
1996Hickory CrawdadsSALAcha-ST25100.0011000005.03000051000.605.40----9.000.001.000-
1996Birmingham BaronsSouAAcha-ST25004.1511000004.04222451001.858.314.158.3110.381.25--
1996Nashville SoundsAmerAAAcha-ST25001.42330000012.292214150001.036.390.712.8410.663.75--
1996Minor Totals (4 teams)MinorMLB--ST0112.16660000024.1196639282001.126.841.083.2410.083.11.5003.57
1996Chicago White SoxALMLBcha46ST250110.26550000016.2261919318192002.6414.041.629.7210.261.06.0006.47
1997Gulf Coast White SoxGCLRkcha-ST26000.0022000005.02000050000.403.60----9.000.00--
1997Hickory CrawdadsSALAcha-ST26006.0011000003.04220020001.3312.00----6.000.00--
1997Birmingham BaronsSouAAcha-ST26017.7122000007.08762270001.4310.292.572.579.003.50.000-
1997Nashville SoundsAmerAAAcha-ST26115.59440000019.023131227131001.5510.710.933.266.051.86.500-
1997Minor Totals (4 teams)MinorMLB--ST0125.24990000034.037222049271001.349.701.052.367.083.00.3333.84
1997Chicago White SoxALMLBcha46ST26424.71660000028.2201515417211001.296.281.265.346.591.24.6675.24
1998Chicago White SoxALMLBcha46S/R27376.4518153000083.29871601458537001.8610.541.516.245.700.91.3006.13
1998Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin51S/R27324.12972002043.2392020320311001.358.040.624.126.391.55.6003.99
1999Louisville RiverBatsILAAAmil-ST28212.08550000026.0218608271001.127.27--2.779.353.38.667-
1999Indianapolis IndiansILAAAcin-S/R280210.19541001017.225202031980002.4912.741.539.684.080.42.000-
1999Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST0235.361091001043.2462826327351001.679.480.625.567.211.30.4004.28
1999Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin46S/R28306.8512102000043.0563733640282002.2211.631.258.315.820.701.0006.41
1999Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil47S/R28204.63541000023.0231512310194001.418.871.163.867.331.901.0004.46
2000Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil47ST29674.93202000000115.011566631963983101.559.001.494.937.671.56.4625.22
2000Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle46ST29636.6311110000054.0654140626442001.6710.770.994.317.291.69.6674.39
2001Chicago CubsNLMLBchn46ST3011114.31323202000188.0171999024771756001.328.191.153.698.382.27.5004.08
2002Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn44ST31101.8011000005.02110330001.003.60--5.405.401.001.000-
2002Chicago CubsNLMLBchn46ST311105.6716160000085.29863541328655001.4710.301.372.946.832.32.0914.40
2003Lake County CaptainsSALAcle-ST32006.7511000004.07331010001.7515.752.25--2.250.00--
2003Buffalo BisonsILAAAcle-ST32100.61330000014.291103170000.825.52--1.8410.435.671.000-
2003Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST0101.93440000018.2164413180001.027.710.481.458.686.001.0002.28
2003Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle46ST32004.0522000006.25330210001.056.75--2.701.350.50-3.63
2004Akron AerosEastAAcle41ST330111.1222000005.210770442002.4715.88--6.356.351.00.000-
2005Buffalo BisonsILAAAcle46ST341113.15330000013.02620195551002.3818.003.463.463.461.00.500-
MLB Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter71655.14211203840201106.0109569463414562692051101.558.871.175.077.451.47.5221.73
Minor League Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter33313.2911498167471569.04702512093026053128101.287.400.474.098.352.04.516-
AAA Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter1264.17343220010161.0159867612761495001.438.730.664.178.181.96.667-
AA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter464.1813130420070.1663833530614001.358.370.633.807.732.03.400-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter722.41181801100116.08435313341066001.026.520.232.648.223.12.778-
A Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter10122.93303002100175.01307157910016612001.316.690.465.148.541.66.455-
Rk Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter052.3519514006146.0312112120491101.116.070.203.919.592.45.000-
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter00--00000000.0000000000----------0.00--
Chicago White Sox Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter39325.2110410132000548.05233503197136045928001.608.541.165.887.501.28.549-
Chicago Cubs Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter12214.74484802000273.22691621443710524011001.378.851.223.457.892.29.364-
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter874.88252410000138.0138817522731177101.538.981.434.757.611.60.533-
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter625.4821174002086.1955753960593001.789.830.936.216.100.98.750-
Cleveland Indians Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter636.3413130000060.1704443628452001.6110.330.894.136.641.61.667-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings14135.14424021000220.02171371262912418210001.558.871.175.077.451.47.5191.73
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings13123.29443863230220.018197801210020411001.287.400.474.098.352.04.520-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1998Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin51p27914000000001500001.000.067.000.0670015.000.000.071.0486.6733.335.000.000.000.00
1999Indianapolis IndiansILAAAcin-p2853121000002100000.667.8001.0001.8003151.000.3331.000.71940.0020.000.500.000.0050.00
1999Louisville RiverBatsILAAAmil-p2857020000001200000.286.375.286.661208.400.000.143.31612.5025.002.000.000.000.00
1999Totals for IL-IL         1010141000003300000.400.538.5001.0385113.571.100.400.47123.0823.081.000.000.0025.00
1999Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin46p281014240001000712000.286.333.286.6194017.571.000.000.2910.0041.180.000.000.000.00
1999Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil47p2858130000002200000.375.500.375.8753010.500.000.250.41520.0020.001.000.000.000.00
1999Totals for NL-NL         1522370001002912000.318.400.318.7187027.538.000.091.3407.4133.334.500.000.000.00
2000Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil47p2919393801020001701001.205.205.256.46110140.364.051.051.2010.0042.500.000.000.0012.50
2001Chicago CubsNLMLBchn46p30316221240020001807002.194.194.258.45216469.273.064.065.1950.0026.090.000.000.0033.33
2002Chicago CubsNLMLBchn46p3116241320000001107000.125.125.208.3335231.231.083.083.1420.0035.480.000.000.0066.67
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter90161930610500360117004.186.206.236.442387182.297.050.068.0001.6532.9720.000.000.0023.33
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1010141000003300000.400.538.5001.0385113.571.100.400.00023.0823.081.000.000.0025.00
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1010141000003300000.400.538.5001.0385113.571.100.400.00023.0823.081.000.000.0025.00
Chicago Cubs Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter4786315600200029014002.174.174.244.418216100.263.070.070.0000.0029.000.000.000.0040.00
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter244741101020021901001.234.265.277.54213150.393.043.085.0004.0038.009.500.000.009.09
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter19282400010011212001.143.200.143.3434032.250.000.036.0003.1337.5012.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162290165411209005108231007.186.206.236.4426813328.297.050.068.0001.6532.9720.000.000.0023.33
Average Minor - Per 162 games16216216651600000494900000.400.538.5001.0388116211.571.100.400.00023.0823.081.000.000.0025.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1990Gulf Coast White Sox GCLRkcha19P16--233-85.6250.31------16100.025.4
1991South Bend White Sox MidwAcha20P27--13295-4742.8941.56------27100.019.4
1992Sarasota White Sox FSLA+cha21P18--2416134140.9762.22------18100.026.1
1992Birmingham Barons SouAAcha21P8--55-110101.0001.25------8100.05.6
1993Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcha22P8--48--12121.0001.50------8100.05.6
1993Chicago White SoxALMLBcha22P24-1421114212725.9261.040.18-----24100.014.8
1994Chicago White SoxALMLBcha23P24-141912212321.9130.880.15-----24100.021.2
1995Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcha24P1---11-21.5001.00------1100.00.7
1995Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24P27-1371019-129291.0001.070.21-----27100.018.8
1996Birmingham Barons SouAAcha25P1--1---111.0001.00------1100.00.7
1996Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcha25P3--111-32.6670.67------3100.02.1
1996Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25P5-16131-54.8000.800.25-----5100.03.1
1997Hickory Crawdads SALAcha26P1--1---111.0001.00------1100.00.7
1997Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcha26P4---2--221.0000.50------4100.02.8
1997Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26P6-28121143.7500.500.11-----6100.03.7
1998Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27P18-83761-1413.9290.720.16-----18100.011.1
1998Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin27P9-4315--661.0000.670.14-----9100.05.6
1999Indianapolis Indians ILAAAcin28P5--3-1-43.7500.60------5100.03.5
1999Louisville RiverBats ILAAAmil28P5--111-32.6670.40------5100.03.5
1999Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin28P12-43171198.8890.670.19-----12100.07.4
1999Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil28P5-23-1--111.0000.200.04-----5100.03.1
2000Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil29P20-1151117-128281.0001.400.24-----20100.012.3
2000Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29P11-5462-1881.0000.730.15-----11100.06.8
2001Chicago CubsNLMLBchn30P32-18812151-2827.9640.840.14-----32100.019.8
2002Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn31P1---------------1100.00.7
2002Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31P16-85411211715.8820.940.18-----16100.09.9
2003Lake County Captains SALAcle32P1---------------1100.00.7
2003Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle32P3---1--111.0000.33------3100.02.1
2003Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle32P226-2--221.0001.000.33-----2100.01.2
2004Akron Aeros EastAAcle33P2---1--111.0000.50------2100.01.4
2005Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle34P3--1---111.0000.33------3100.02.1
MLB Totals for P - 11 season(s)-   P2112110474116118201190.9450.900.17-----2110.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 8 season(s)-   P33--10144-2824.8570.73------330.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P11--66-112121.0001.09------110.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P18--2416134140.9762.22------180.00.0
A Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P29--14295-4843.8961.48------290.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P16--233-85.6250.31------160.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1990Gulf Coast White Sox GCLRkcha1916----------
1991South Bend White Sox MidwAcha2027----------
1992Sarasota White Sox FSLA+cha2118----------
1992Birmingham Barons SouAAcha218----------
1993Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcha228----------
1993Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2224----------
1994Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2324----------
1995Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcha241----------
1995Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2427----------
1996Birmingham Barons SouAAcha251----------
1996Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcha253----------
1996Chicago White SoxALMLBcha255----------
1997Hickory Crawdads SALAcha261----------
1997Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcha264----------
1997Chicago White SoxALMLBcha266----------
1998Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2718----------
1998Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin279----------
1999Indianapolis Indians ILAAAcin285----------
1999Louisville RiverBats ILAAAmil285----------
1999Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2812----------
1999Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil285----------
2000Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil2920----------
2000Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2911----------
2001Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3032----------
2002Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn311----------
2002Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3116----------
2003Lake County Captains SALAcle321----------
2003Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle323----------
2003Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle322----------
2004Akron Aeros EastAAcle332----------
2005Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle343----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1993Chicago White SoxChamp. SeriesMLB220011.571002.1532303.3319.290.007.7111.571.500.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs0011.5710100002.3503023003.0019.290.007.7111.571.500.00.000

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2014Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle43Special Assistant1628577.5255.03Terry Francona
2015Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle44Bullpen Coach1618180.50313.53Terry Francona
2016Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle45Bullpen Coach1619467.584--1Terry FranconaLost World Series (Cubs)
2017Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle46Bullpen Coach16210260.630--1Terry FranconaLost in 1st Round (Yankees)
* 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
2004-12-22ContractSigned as Free Agent by Indians. 
2004-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2003-11-13ContractSigned as Free Agent by Indians. 
2003-10-31Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2003-05-30InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2003-05-28InjuredDisabled -- inflammation in his right shoulder 
2003-05-22InjuredActivated from DL 
2003-04-04InjuredDisabled -- - 
2002-12-20ContractSigned by Indians 
2002-12-19ContractSigned as Free Agent by Indians. 
2002-10-28Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2002-09-06InjuredDisabled -- groin strain 
2002-08-31InjuredActivated from DL 
2002-06-27InjuredDisabled -- - 
2000-12-19ContractSigned by Cubs 
2000-12-18ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cubs. 
2000-10-31Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2000-08-30TradeBrewers acquired 2B Marcos Scutaro to complete trade 
2000-07-28TradeTraded by Brewers with Steve Woodard and Bob Wickman to Indians for Marcos Scutaro, Kane Davis, Richie Sexson and Paul Rigdon. 
1999-11-19ContractSigned as Free Agent by Brewers. 
1999-11-01Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1999-08-12ContractSigned as Free Agent by Brewers. 
1999-08-04Released by Reds. 
1998-07-22ContractSigned by Reds 
1998-07-21ContractSigned as Free Agent by Reds. 
1998-07-16Released by White Sox. 
1990-06-06Contractsigned 
* 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
1990Chicago White Sox-192,000-------2,000Signing Bonus out of 1990 Draft (36th round - 952nd overall)
1993Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll22109,000-75732-968,431109,000111,000
1994Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll23170,000-5682438957,101109,000281,000
1995Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll24205,000-4972345999,520109,000486,000
1996Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll25230,000-4722048957,870109,000716,000
1997Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll26420,000-41019551,182,177150,0001,136,000
1998Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll27700,000-3728591,276,192170,0001,836,000
1998Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll27700,000-37210591,276,192170,0001,836,000
1999Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll281,200,000-3199651,454,491200,0003,036,000
1999Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll281,200,000-31912651,454,491200,0003,036,000
2000Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll29800,000-38723571,394,248200,0003,836,000
2000Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll29800,000-38712571,394,248200,0003,836,000
2001Chicago CubsTeam Payroll302,250,000-2721470++1,897,758200,0006,086,000
2002Chicago CubsTeam Payroll313,400,000-2141077++2,011,045200,0009,486,000
2003Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll321,000,000-3588552,163,527300,00010,486,000
* 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