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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
James Edward Kating
Stat Years
1986-1990
Height/Weight
6-2 / 205
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
OF (225) ... 1B (110) ... C (3)
Draft Position
C
Born Date/Place
Death
High School
Fremd (Palatine,IL)
Colleges
Triton College (River Grove, Illinois)
Draft
Selected by the Los Angeles Dodgers in Round #1 (#12 overall) of the 1986 Amateur Entry Draft (Jan-Sec Phase) 2 Draft Instances
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
Service Time
Organizations
LAN [3] OAK [2]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 84314
Relations
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1986Great Falls DodgersPioRklan-201b1692586277134743194462741620.298.404.461.86531511924.399.163.30414.608.570.5936.92.2231.2
    1987Bakersfield DodgersCalifA+lan-21of212845684120203136315178253106460.263.384.406.79055818536.318.143.27214.709.500.6535.12.3330.0
    1988San Antonio MissionsTexAAlan-22of31540484006007420010.200.347.300.64749124.275.100.22214.298.160.570.00.0050.0
    1989Madison MuskiesMidwAoak-231b4165771961210318411000.333.424.5791.00367339.421.246.33311.945.970.5028.52.9947.4
    1989Modesto A'sCalifA+oak-23of4727240002003501110.148.226.148.3743240.111.000.1749.3815.631.670.00.000.0
    1989Huntsville StarsSouAAoak-231b-of459192255311021700282733200.276.373.365.7382287013.234.089.30912.2811.840.9696.00.8824.5
    1990Huntsville StarsSouAAoak-24of572220375011222011313413200.227.323.323.6462577115.236.096.25812.0613.231.10110.00.7830.0
    Minor League Totals36612502213316510261613823205154211515100.265.374.395.7691506494101.306.130.28113.6110.230.7548.11.7330.5
    Minor: Rk Totals692586277134743194462741620.298.404.461.86531511924.399.163.30414.608.570.5936.92.2231.2
    Minor: A Totals165771961210318411000.333.424.5791.00367339.421.246.33311.945.970.5028.52.9947.4
    Minor: A+ Totals13548386124203136515178558107570.257.376.391.76759018936.306.134.26614.419.830.6837.22.2029.0
    Minor: AA Totals1464526611126244311666566410.246.347.338.68553415332.239.092.27612.3612.170.98113.00.7528.8
    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 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
    1986Great Falls DodgersPioRk20C300.0283203331.93910.300.004.34.33
    1986Great Falls DodgersPioRk201B6400.0538441339595582.9789.100.0091.492.81
    1986Great Falls DodgersPioRk20OF200.02000221.0001.000.002.92.96
    1987Bakersfield DodgersCalifA+21OF12500.0177650188183.9731.500.0087.497.71
    1988San Antonio MissionsTexAA22OF1200.01100011111.0000.900.009.080.010
    1989Madison MuskiesMidwA231B1400.011550141201201.0008.600.0010.787.53
    1989Madison MuskiesMidwA23OF200.03000331.0001.500.001.512.56
    1989Modesto A'sCalifA+23OF500.09000991.0001.800.003.571.410
    1989Huntsville StarsSouAA231B2500.018914517208203.9768.100.0017.542.42
    1989Huntsville StarsSouAA23OF1900.0272203129.9351.500.0013.332.28
    1990Huntsville StarsSouAA241B700.04140245451.0006.400.004.99.74
    1990Huntsville StarsSouAA24OF6000.01163011191191.0002.000.0041.783.35
    AA Totals - (1B)320023018519253248.9807.800.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (OF)9100154521161159.9881.700.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (OF)13000186650197192.9751.500.000.00.00
    A Totals - (1B)140011550141201201.0008.600.000.00.00
    A Totals - (OF)2003000331.0001.500.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (C)300283203331.93910.300.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (1B)6400538441339595582.9789.100.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (OF)2002000221.0001.000.000.00.00
    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
    1986Minor-364------2-
    1987Minor---------125-
    1988Minor---------12-
    1989Minor--39------26-
    1990Minor--7------60-
    Totals-3110------225-