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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Michael Elmo James
Stat Years
1988-2002  [mlb] 1995-2002
Height/Weight
6-3 / 205
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (550)
Draft Position
p
Born Date/Place
High School
Fort Walton Beach (Fort Walton Beach,FL)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the Los Angeles Dodgers in Round #43 (#1064 overall) of the 1987 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1995-04-29 - Boxscore  (Age: 27.258)
Service Time
Organizations
LAN [6] ANA [3] CAL [3] SLN [2] COL [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 821 ... retro id: jamem001 ... mlbam id: 116480
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1988Great Falls DodgersPioRklan27201---713.7614120002067.0613628741592021.528.190.945.517.934.841.44.875
    1988Minor Totals: LANbyYearRk----201---713.7614120002067.0613628741592021.528.190.945.517.934.841.44.875
    1989Bakersfield DodgersCalifA+lan-212---1183.78272711000159.214482671178127130121.398.120.624.407.164.621.63.579
    1989Minor Totals: LANbyYearA+----211---1183.79272711000159.714482671178127130121.398.140.624.417.184.641.63.579
    1990San Antonio MissionsTexAAlan-223---1143.32262630000157.0144735814789710091.418.250.804.475.564.181.24.733
    1990Minor Totals: LANbyYearAA----221---1143.32262630000157.0144735814789710091.418.250.804.475.564.181.24.733
    1991San Antonio MissionsTexAAlan-234---954.5315152100089.18854451051744041.568.871.015.147.465.441.45.643
    1991Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-234---136.601380035045.0513633730395021.8010.201.406.007.807.201.30.250
    1991Minor Totals: LANbyYearAAA/AA----232---1085.23282321350134.3139907817811139061.649.331.145.447.586.041.40.556
    1992San Antonio MissionsTexAAlan-245---212.67880000054.0391616320521101.096.500.503.338.672.672.60.667
    1992Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-245---215.5918600312146.2553529422334001.6510.610.774.246.366.751.50.667
    1992Minor Totals: LANbyYearAA/AAA----242---424.042614003121100.7945145742855101.368.440.633.777.634.582.02.667
    1993Vero Beach DodgersFSLA+lan-256---234.92301001529560.1543733233605051.448.060.304.928.955.521.82.400
    1993Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-256---107.4716000516231.1382826519322041.8210.911.445.469.198.041.681.000
    1993Minor Totals: LANbyYearAAA/A+----252---335.82461002045791.7926559752927091.589.080.695.139.086.411.77.500
    1994Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAcal-267---535.223710001827891.110156531534663061.489.951.483.356.505.521.94.625
    1994Minor Totals: CALbyYearAAA----261---535.243710001827891.310156531534663061.489.981.483.366.525.531.94.625
    1995Lake Elsinore StormCalifA+cal-278---009.5351001405.29661380002.1214.291.594.7612.719.532.67.000
    1995California AngelsALMLBcal46278Log - Sp - Ext - Perf303.88460001146155.2492724626361031.357.920.974.205.824.371.381.000
    1995Minor Totals: CALbyYearA+----271---0010.3851001405.79661380002.3115.581.735.1913.8510.382.67.000
    1995MLB Totals: CALbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf303.91460001146155.7492724626361031.367.990.984.245.874.401.381.000
    1996California AngelsALMLBcal46289Log - Sp - Ext - Perf552.67690002369181.06227247426550101.286.890.784.677.223.001.55.500
    1996MLB Totals: CALbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf552.67690002369181.06227247426550101.286.890.784.677.223.001.55.500
    1997Anaheim AngelsALMLBana462910Log - Sp - Ext - Perf554.31580002258762.2693230328571051.559.910.434.028.194.602.04.500
    1997MLB Totals: ANAbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf554.34580002258762.7693230328571051.569.980.434.058.254.632.04.500
    1998Anaheim AngelsALMLBana463011Log - Sp - Ext - Perf001.9311000311014.0103307120001.216.430.004.507.711.931.71.000
    1998MLB Totals: ANAbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf001.9311000311014.0103307120001.216.430.004.507.711.931.71.000
    1999Lake Elsinore StormCalifA+ana-3112---005.7933000009.112660060011.2911.570.000.005.795.790.00.000
    1999Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAana-3112---128.6481000708.1161483231012.1617.283.242.163.2415.121.50.333
    1999Minor Totals: ANAbyYearA+/AAA----312---127.331140007017.72820143291021.7414.651.571.054.7110.474.50.333
    2000Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-3213---210.9380001819.26311481011.035.590.933.727.452.792.00.667
    2000St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln493213Log - Sp - Ext - Perf223.16510001051251.1402218724412031.257.011.234.217.193.861.71.500
    2000Minor Totals: SLNbyYearAAA----321---210.9880001819.76311481011.095.870.983.917.832.932.00.667
    2000MLB Totals: SLNbyYearMLB----321Log - Sp - Ext - Perf223.17510001051251.3402218724412031.257.051.234.237.223.871.71.500
    2001Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln463314---024.001000011009.010641490021.5610.001.004.009.006.002.25.000
    2001St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln493314Log - Sp - Ext - Perf125.21400001140038.0432422517263051.5810.181.184.036.165.681.53.333
    2001Minor Totals: SLNbyYearAAA----331---024.001000011009.010641490021.5610.001.004.009.006.002.25.000
    2001MLB Totals: SLNbyYearMLB----331Log - Sp - Ext - Perf125.21400001140038.0432422517263051.5810.181.184.036.165.681.53.333
    2002Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-3415---118.1324000724131.0383128516253021.7411.031.454.657.269.001.56.500
    2002Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol483415Log - Sp - Ext - Perf005.5613000613011.1129725100011.509.531.593.977.947.152.00.000
    2002Minor Totals: COLbyYearAAA----341---118.1324000724131.0383128516253021.7411.031.454.657.269.001.56.500
    2002MLB Totals: COLbyYearMLB----341Log - Sp - Ext - Perf005.6813000613011.3129725100011.539.731.624.058.117.302.00.000
    MLB Totals (7 yrs)16143.672880008628811314.028514412830149247120271.388.170.864.277.084.131.66.533
    American League Totals (4 yrs)13103.42184000591849213.319089811610317070181.378.020.684.357.183.761.65.565
    National League Totals (3 yrs)344.22104000271042100.79555471446775091.418.531.264.136.924.941.67.429
    Minor League Totals55354.54262118625414418874.786651944189435698541511.498.920.924.487.195.341.60.611
    Minor: Rk Totals713.7614120002067.0613628741592021.528.190.945.517.934.841.44.875
    Minor: A+ Totals13114.2965321116335235.021913111214114201180181.428.390.544.377.705.021.76.542
    Minor: AA Totals22103.57494951000300.327114311927149223151131.408.130.814.476.694.291.50.688
    Minor: AAA Totals13136.0213425003810913272.331520918241131215190181.6410.421.364.337.116.911.64.500
    California Angels Totals (2 yrs)853.17115000341152136.71115448136810160131.317.330.864.496.673.571.49.615
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (2 yrs)344.04910002191289.38346401241675081.398.381.214.146.774.651.63.429
    Anaheim Angels Totals (2 yrs)553.90690002569776.7793533335691051.509.330.354.138.154.131.97.500
    Colorado Rockies Totals (1 yrs)005.6813000613011.3129725100011.539.731.624.058.117.302.00.000
    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%
    1990San Antonio MissionsTexAAlan-22p---127261300000021702000.115.179.115.2943030.077.000.3336.6756.678.500.00.000.0
    1991San Antonio MissionsTexAAlan-23p---21511011002000515000.091.167.182.3491721.091.091.1670.0029.410.000.00.00100.0
    1991Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-23p---2134111000000100000.250.250.500.750421.250.250.3330.0025.000.000.00.00100.0
    1992San Antonio MissionsTexAAlan-24p---3118010000000700000.125.125.125.250810.000.0001.0000.0087.500.000.00.000.0
    1992Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-24p---3185111000000201000.200.200.400.600621.200.200.3330.0033.330.000.00.00100.0
    2000St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln4932pL-S-E-P4501100000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    2001Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln4633p---5101000000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    2001St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln4933pL-S-E-P5381000000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    2002Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-34p---6241000000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (2 yrs)882100000000000000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    National League Totals (2 yrs)882100000000000000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor League Totals118563730020023218000.125.169.179.34867103.089.054.2922.9947.7616.000.00.0042.9
    Minor: AA Totals53451510020022917000.111.167.133.3005561.067.022.3133.6452.7314.500.00.0020.0
    Minor: AAA Totals6511222000000301000.182.182.364.5461242.182.182.2500.0025.000.000.00.00100.0
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (2 yrs)882100000000000000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    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
    1988Great Falls DodgersPioRk20P1400.057201412.8570.900.0020.3100.06
    1989Bakersfield DodgersCalifA+21P2700.01314303027.9001.000.0019.0100.05
    1990San Antonio MissionsTexAA22P2600.0915102524.9600.900.0019.496.36
    1991San Antonio MissionsTexAA23P1500.08100218181.0001.200.0011.0100.011
    1991Albuquerque DukesPCLAAA23P1300.0421276.8570.500.009.4100.014
    1992San Antonio MissionsTexAA24P800.0280110101.0001.300.005.972.716
    1992Albuquerque DukesPCLAAA24P1800.01100211111.0000.600.0012.6100.011
    1993Vero Beach DodgersFSLA+25P3000.03130016161.0000.500.0022.6100.04
    1993Albuquerque DukesPCLAAA25P1600.00300331.0000.200.0011.2100.014
    1994Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAA26P3700.06140320201.0000.500.0026.1100.04
    1995Lake Elsinore StormCalifA+27P500.0001010.0000.000.003.6100.021
    1995California AngelsALMLB27P46055.2280010101.0000.200.1831.7100.04
    1996California AngelsALMLB28P69081.06120218181.0000.300.2242.9100.01
    1997Anaheim AngelsALMLB29P58062.2290011111.0000.200.1835.8100.03
    1998Anaheim AngelsALMLB30P11014.00100111.0000.100.076.8100.017
    1999Lake Elsinore StormCalifA+31P300.01000111.0000.300.002.2100.018
    1999Edmonton TrappersPCLAAA31P800.01000111.0000.100.005.8100.020
    2000Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAA32P800.02000221.0000.300.005.6100.021
    2000St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB32P51051.12500771.0000.100.1431.5100.02
    2001Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAA33P1000.00200221.0000.200.007.0100.019
    2001St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB33P40038.03401771.0000.200.1824.7100.06
    2002Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAA34P2400.0251187.8750.300.0016.7100.05
    2002Colorado RockiesNLMLB34P13011.10100111.0000.100.098.0100.017
    MLB Totals - (P)288031315400355551.0000.200.180.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)134001636285452.9630.400.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (P)49001933135352.9811.100.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (P)65001727404844.9170.700.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (P)140057201412.8570.900.000.00.00
    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
    1988Minor14----------
    1989Minor27----------
    1990Minor26----------
    1991Minor28----------
    1992Minor26----------
    1993Minor46----------
    1994Minor37----------
    1995MLB46----------
    1995Minor5----------
    1996MLB69----------
    1997MLB58----------
    1998MLB11----------
    1999Minor11----------
    2000MLB51----------
    2000Minor8----------
    2001MLB40----------
    2001Minor10----------
    2002MLB13----------
    2002Minor24----------
    Totals550----------