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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
James Parker Austin
Stat Years
1986-1996  [mlb] 1991-1993
Height/Weight
6-2 / 200
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (273)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
High School
Dinwiddie County (Dinwiddie,VA)
Colleges
Virginia Commonwealth University (Richmond, Virginia)
Draft
Selected by the San Diego Padres in Round #6 (#144 overall) of the 1986 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Hank Zacharias
MLB Debut
1991-07-04 - Boxscore  (Age: 27.210)
Service Time
Organizations
MIL [5] SDN [3] CLE [1] BOS [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 8322 ... retro id: austj001 ... mlbam id: 110388
Relations
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1986VCUSBCNCAA-1------22JrDR:6-144000.0080000030.00000000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.00.000
    1986Spokane IndiansNwstA-sdn-221---542.26280001928559.2532415122747011.267.990.153.3211.163.623.36.556
    1986Minor Totals: SDNbyYearA-----221---542.28280001928559.7532415122747011.278.060.153.3411.253.653.36.556
    1987Charleston (sc) RainbowsSALAsdn-232---7104.203121213100152.01388971105612320011.288.170.593.327.285.272.20.412
    1987Minor Totals: SDNbyYearA----231---7104.203121213100152.01388971105612320011.288.170.593.327.285.272.20.412
    1988Riverside Red WaveCalifA+sdn-243---622.7012122100080.0653124535732001.257.310.563.948.213.492.09.750
    1988Wichita PilotsTexAAsdn-243---564.8112124100073.07646399235210001.369.371.112.846.415.672.26.455
    1988Minor Totals: SDNbyYearAA/A+----242---1183.71242462000153.01417763145812512001.308.290.823.417.354.532.16.579
    1989Stockton PortsCalifA+mil-254---332.61770000048.1511914314442001.349.500.562.618.193.543.14.500
    1989El Paso DiablosTexAAmil-254---3105.8222132059185.01216055634694041.8212.810.643.607.316.352.03.231
    1989Minor Totals: MILbyYearA+/AA----252---6134.67292020591133.317279699481136041.6511.630.613.257.645.342.35.316
    1990El Paso DiablosTexAAmil-265---1132.44383002435692.1913625526778011.278.870.492.537.513.512.96.786
    1990Minor Totals: MILbyYearAA----261---1132.44383002435692.3913625526778011.278.890.492.547.523.522.96.786
    1991Denver ZephyrsAmerAAAmil-276---632.45203001017344.0351212424371021.347.160.824.917.572.451.54.667
    1991Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil47276Log - Sp - Ext - Perf008.3150001508.288811131032.198.311.0411.423.128.310.27.000
    1991Minor Totals: MILbyYearAAA----271---632.45203001017344.0351212424371021.347.160.824.917.572.451.54.667
    1991MLB Totals: MILbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf008.7850001508.788811131032.328.781.1012.073.298.780.27.000
    1992Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil42287Log - Sp - Ext - Perf521.85470001247058.1381312232301021.205.860.314.944.632.010.94.714
    1992MLB Totals: MILbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf521.86470001247058.3381312232301021.205.890.314.964.652.010.94.714
    1993New Orleans ZephyrsAmerAAAmil-298---125.06830005016.0171193774001.509.561.693.943.946.191.00.333
    1993Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil42298Log - Sp - Ext - Perf123.8231000831033.0281514313154011.247.640.823.554.094.091.15.333
    1993Minor Totals: MILbyYearAAA----291---125.06830005016.0171193774001.509.561.693.943.946.191.00.333
    1993MLB Totals: MILbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf123.8231000831033.0281514313154011.247.640.823.554.094.091.15.333
    1995Buffalo BisonsAmerAAAcle-319---1112.0021000103.07641211003.0021.003.006.003.0018.000.50.500
    1995Minor Totals: CLEbyYearAAA----311---1112.0021000103.07641211003.0021.003.006.003.0018.000.50.500
    1996Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-3210---019.0010000610014.01514146972101.719.643.865.794.509.000.78.000
    1996Minor Totals: BOSbyYearAAA----321---019.0010000610014.01514146972101.719.643.865.794.509.000.78.000
    MLB Totals (3 yrs)643.068300021830100.0743634656486061.306.660.545.044.323.240.86.600
    American League Totals (3 yrs)643.068300021830100.0743634656486061.306.660.545.044.323.240.86.600
    Minor League Totals48453.80190751036711515667.36693482825325256461191.389.030.723.407.614.692.24.516
    Minor: NCAA-1 Totals002.0080000830.00000000002.002.002.002.002.002.002.00.000
    Minor: A- Totals542.28280001928559.7532415122747011.278.060.153.3411.253.653.36.556
    Minor: A Totals7104.203121213100152.01388971105612320011.288.170.593.327.285.272.20.412
    Minor: A+ Totals952.67191921000128.311650388491174001.298.150.563.448.223.512.39.643
    Minor: AA Totals19194.2872286129447250.3288142119208319822051.4810.360.722.997.135.112.39.500
    Minor: AAA Totals874.56407001633377.07443391442528121.518.651.644.916.085.031.24.533
    Milwaukee Brewers Totals (3 yrs)643.068300021830100.0743634656486061.306.660.545.044.323.240.86.600
    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%
    1986VCUSBCNCAA-1------22pDR:6-144Jr57183384941946173372900000.268.391.448.8392208214.459.180.00016.8213.180.7820.34.0928.6
    1986Spokane IndiansNwstA-sdn-22p---1306010000001301000.167.286.167.453810.167.000.33312.5037.503.000.00.000.0
    1987Charleston (sc) RainbowsSALAsdn-23p---23526973002003501000.269.345.385.73030103.231.116.33310.0016.671.670.00.0042.9
    1988Wichita PilotsTexAAsdn-24p---3158230000001204000.375.444.375.8191330.125.000.5007.6915.382.000.00.000.0
    1990El Paso DiablosTexAAmil-26p---4381000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor League Totals11841111130020051106000.268.348.341.68952143.195.073.3679.6221.152.200.00.0027.3
    Minor: A- Totals306010000001301000.167.286.167.453810.167.000.33312.5037.503.000.00.000.0
    Minor: A Totals3526973002003501000.269.345.385.73030103.231.116.33310.0016.671.670.00.0042.9
    Minor: AA Totals539230000001304000.333.400.333.7331430.111.000.5007.1421.433.000.00.000.0
    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
    1986Spokane IndiansNwstA-22P2800.02620108.8000.300.0037.893.31
    1987Charleston (Sc) RainbowsSALA23P3100.01412112726.9630.800.0022.388.65
    1988Riverside Red WaveCalifA+24P1200.01140015151.0001.300.008.5100.012
    1988Wichita PilotsTexAA24P1200.0640110101.0000.800.008.880.011
    1989Stockton PortsCalifA+25P700.0380011111.0001.600.004.9100.015
    1989El Paso DiablosTexAA25P2200.0811122019.9500.900.0016.2100.04
    1990El Paso DiablosTexAA26P3800.02180020201.0000.500.0028.1100.03
    1991Denver ZephyrsAmerAAA27P2000.04400881.0000.400.0013.9100.09
    1991Milwaukee BrewersALMLB27P508.21200331.0000.600.373.1100.016
    1992Milwaukee BrewersALMLB28P47058.12200441.0000.100.0729.0100.04
    1993New Orleans ZephyrsAmerAAA29P800.00100111.0000.100.005.6100.015
    1993Milwaukee BrewersALMLB29P31033.01400551.0000.200.1519.1100.08
    1995Buffalo BisonsAmerAAA31P200.0031043.7501.500.001.4100.024
    1996Pawtucket Red SoxILAAA32P1000.00200221.0000.200.007.0100.017
    MLB Totals - (P)83099480010.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (P)40004101010.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (P)720016331311.0000.000.00---------
    A+ Totals - (P)190014120011.0000.000.00---------
    A Totals - (P)310014121111.0000.000.00---------
    A- Totals - (P)2800262010.0000.000.00---------
    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
    1986Minor28----------
    1987Minor31----------
    1988Minor24----------
    1989Minor29----------
    1990Minor38----------
    1991MLB5----------
    1991Minor20----------
    1992MLB47----------
    1993MLB31----------
    1993Minor8----------
    1995Minor2----------
    1996Minor10----------
    Totals273----------