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Jeff BittigerTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1980-2002 MLB Years: 1986-1989
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Drafted
Rated Prospect

PositionsP-337, 3B-14Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJeffrey Scott Bittiger
Height5-10Weight175BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateApril 13,1962 [56.218]PlaceJersey City,New Jersey
High SchoolSecaucus (Secaucus,NJ)
CollegeMontclair State University (Montclair,NJ), New Jersey City University (Jersey City,NJ)

DraftedSelected by the New York Mets [Team Picks] in the 7th round (157th overall) of the 1980 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1983-NYN-#2
MLB DebutSeptember 2,1986 [24.142]
OrganizationsNYN [6] CHA [2] OAK [2] PHI [1] CLE [1] KCA [1] LAN [1] MIN [1] Awards2
TBC Player ID8847Retrosheet IDbittj001MLBAM ID111028
RelationshipsFather of Brett Bittiger
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts56Walks54Hittable58SO/BB59vsPower58Hitting7Durability61Team.510Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1980Little Falls MetsNYPLA-nyn-S/R18011.04725000126.01063020330001.153.46--6.9211.421.65.000-
1981Lynchburg MetsCaroA+nyn-ST191173.94242403100137.0121726012791686001.467.950.795.1911.042.13.611-
1981Jackson MetsTexAAnyn-ST19211.09440110033.0244418270000.976.550.272.187.363.38.667-
1981Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST01383.39282804200170.0145766413871956001.367.680.694.6110.322.24.619-
1982Jackson MetsTexAAnyn-ST201252.96252503100164.0106595414941905001.225.820.775.1610.432.02.706-
1983Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-ST2112104.36282801100163.01759079151111106001.759.660.836.136.070.99.545-
1984Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-ST22883.88242313300134.212472581453705001.318.290.943.544.681.32.500-
1985Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-ST231173.69242402000131.213162541452662001.398.950.963.554.511.27.611-
1986Portland BeaversPCLAAAphi-ST241384.15272616000171.0181837915581013001.399.510.793.055.311.74.619-
1986Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi34ST24115.52330000014.2161092782201.579.821.234.304.911.14.5004.88
1987Portland BeaversPCLAAAmin-ST2512103.40262429220180.017184681357949001.278.550.652.854.701.65.545-
1987Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin30S/R25105.4031200008.011552050001.3211.882.16--5.400.001.0004.79
1988Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAcha-ST26411.04770520052.0359626490000.796.060.351.048.488.17.800-
1988Chicago White SoxALMLBcha32S/R26244.2325718009061.25931291129333201.438.611.614.234.821.14.3335.43
1989Gulf Coast White SoxGCLRkcha-ST27110.75220000012.073100100000.585.25----7.500.00.500-
1989Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAcha-ST27952.12171706400123.09331295401223001.086.800.372.938.933.05.643-
1989Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST01062.00191906400135.010034305401323001.046.670.332.678.803.30.625-
1989Chicago White SoxALMLBcha35S/R27016.5221100109.29772671001.558.381.865.596.521.17.0005.87
1990Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-ST281564.15282622020154.0162787115621259001.459.470.883.627.312.02.714-
1991Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcle-ST299123.90272702000147.2158896412839313001.639.630.735.065.671.12.429-
1992Huntsville StarsSouAAoak-ST301053.09171700000102.0894235244944101.307.850.183.888.292.14.667-
1992Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak-ST30332.72990000046.0511514228243001.719.910.395.444.660.86.500-
1992Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST01382.97262600000148.014057494721187101.438.490.244.377.161.64.619-
1993Rochester AcesNorthernInd-ST31544.4812120300066.0683833627672001.439.230.813.669.092.48.556-
1993Memphis ChicksSouAAkca-ST31101.59220000011.062213110000.794.760.792.388.743.671.000-
1994Winnipeg GoldeyesNorthernInd-ST32943.0514140330085.27032293331001001.207.350.323.4710.513.03.692-
1995Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAoak-Rel33205.28615000015.01710917103001.579.980.594.115.871.431.000-
1996Fargo-Moorhead Red HawksNorthernInd-ST34914.0617170110093.0975042540916001.479.390.483.878.812.28.900-
1997Fargo-Moorhead RedhawksNorthernInd-ST35126.41550000019.232161428152002.0314.640.923.666.861.88.333-
1998Fargo-Moorhead RedhawksNorthernInd-ST361211.9416160000097.0722321116765000.906.660.091.487.034.75.923-
1999Fargo-Moorhead RedHawksNorthernInd-ST37544.2615150000074.0834235325683001.4610.090.363.048.272.72.556-
2000Fargo-Moorhead RedHawksNorthernInd-ST38522.4710100000051.0521914514354001.299.180.882.476.182.50.714-
2001Fargo-Moorhead RedHawksNorthernInd-ST39214.58880000035.0422118413251001.5610.701.023.316.371.92.667-
2002Fargo-Moorhead RedHawksNorthernInd-ST40212.74660000023.022127113141001.528.610.395.095.481.08.667-
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter464.773312210010092.09553501742536401.459.061.624.015.061.26.4002.55
Minor League Totals - 15 Season(s)Filter135903.44304288164315411802.01661811690138805139771101.378.290.694.026.971.74.600-
AAA Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter98703.62223212113612401316.0129862353110855786456001.418.860.743.805.901.55.583-
AA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter25112.76484804200310.022510795181493229101.216.530.524.329.342.16.694-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1173.94242403100137.0121726012791686001.467.950.795.1911.042.13.611-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter011.04725000126.01063020330001.153.46--6.9211.421.65.000-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter110.75220000012.073100100000.585.25----7.500.00.500-
Ind Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter50203.5210310307400543.05382532133018949125001.338.880.503.128.102.60.714-
Chicago White Sox Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter254.54278190010070.06838361335404201.448.581.644.425.051.14.286-
Minnesota Twins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter105.4031200008.011552050001.3211.882.16--5.400.001.000-
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter115.52330000014.2161092782201.579.821.234.304.911.14.500-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings9144.7777284900230220.0222124117409812414901.459.061.624.015.061.26.3912.55
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings16113.44373525200220.0203998417981709001.378.290.694.026.971.74.593-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1980Little Falls MetsNYPLA-nyn-3b1822314701030071010000.226.385.290.6759139.333.064.290.32817.9525.641.430.000.0014.29
1981Jackson MetsTexAAnyn-p1945110000000100000.200.200.200.400105.250.000.000.1830.0020.000.000.000.000.00
1984Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-p22245130000001001000.600.667.6001.267307.600.000.200.57214.290.000.000.000.000.00
1985Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-p23247020001001100000.286.375.286.661208.333.000.143.31312.5012.501.000.000.000.00
1986Portland BeaversPCLAAAphi-p242728494003005703000.321.424.464.88813436.429.143.321.39913.8919.441.400.000.0044.44
1986Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi34p2433110011000101000.333.3331.3331.666414.0001.0001.000.6980.0025.000.0025.003.00100.00
1990Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-p282821251006001201000.238.273.286.5596123.263.048.095.2564.358.702.000.000.0020.00
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter33110011000101000.333.3331.3331.666414.0001.0001.000.0000.0025.000.0025.003.00100.00
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter1299712275101300152115000.278.381.351.732346118.355.073.227.00012.7117.801.400.000.0022.22
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter10361719500100081005000.311.391.393.78424574.373.082.213.00010.8113.511.250.000.0026.32
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter45110000000100000.200.200.200.400105.250.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter22314701030071010000.226.385.290.6759139.333.064.290.00017.9525.641.430.000.0014.29
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter33110011000101000.333.3331.3331.666414.0001.0001.000.0000.0025.000.0025.003.00100.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162162545400545400054054000.333.3331.3331.66621654216.0001.0001.000.0000.0025.000.0025.003.00100.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games16212215346101600192616000.278.381.351.732438148.355.073.227.00012.7117.801.400.000.0022.22

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1980Little Falls Mets NYPLA-nyn183B14--921623630.8332.14------2263.619.2
1980Little Falls Mets NYPLA-nyn18P7--232-75.7140.71------2231.89.6
1981Lynchburg Mets CaroA+nyn19P24--320--23231.0000.96------24100.017.1
1981Jackson Mets TexAAnyn19P4--24--661.0001.50------4100.05.9
1982Jackson Mets TexAAnyn20P25--9246-3933.8461.32------25100.018.8
1983Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn21P28--15216-4236.8571.29------28100.020.1
1984Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn22P24--1526114241.9761.71------24100.017.1
1985Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn23P24--516222321.9130.88------24100.017.3
1986Portland Beavers PCLAAAphi24P27--14114-2925.8620.93------27100.019.1
1986Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi24P3-1422--441.0001.330.29-----3100.01.9
1987Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin25P26--1724434541.9111.58------26100.018.4
1987Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25P3-8-2--221.0000.670.25-----3100.01.9
1988Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAcha26P7--38-111111.0001.57------7100.04.9
1988Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26P25-6116--771.0000.280.11-----25100.015.5
1989Gulf Coast White Sox GCLRkcha27P2--14--551.0002.50------2100.03.2
1989Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAcha27P17--5192-2624.9231.41------17100.012.0
1989Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27P2-9-------------2100.01.2
1990Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan28P28--11212-3432.9411.14------28100.019.7
1991Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle29P27--12204-3632.8891.19------27100.019.4
1992Huntsville Stars SouAAoak30P17--89--17171.0001.00------17100.011.8
1992Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak30P9---4--441.0000.44------9100.06.3
1993Memphis Chicks SouAAkca31P2---1--111.0000.50------2100.01.4
1995Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAoak33P6--321-65.8330.83------6100.04.2
MLB Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P33-92310--13131.0000.390.14-----330.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 11 season(s)-   P223--100172267298272.9131.22------2230.00.0
AA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P48--19386-6357.9051.19------480.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P24--320--23231.0000.96------240.00.0
A- Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B14--921623630.8332.14------140.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P7--232-75.7140.71------70.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P2--14--551.0002.50------20.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1980Little Falls Mets NYPLA-nyn187----14-----
1981Lynchburg Mets CaroA+nyn1924----------
1981Jackson Mets TexAAnyn194----------
1982Jackson Mets TexAAnyn2025----------
1983Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn2128----------
1984Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn2224----------
1985Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn2324----------
1986Portland Beavers PCLAAAphi2427----------
1986Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi243----------
1987Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin2526----------
1987Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin253----------
1988Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAcha267----------
1988Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2625----------
1989Gulf Coast White Sox GCLRkcha272----------
1989Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAcha2717----------
1989Chicago White SoxALMLBcha272----------
1990Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan2828----------
1991Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle2927----------
1992Huntsville Stars SouAAoak3017----------
1992Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak309----------
1993Memphis Chicks SouAAkca312----------
1995Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAoak336----------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2000Fargo-Moorhead RedHawksNorthernIndIndy-38Pitching Coach865333.616--1Doug SimunicLost in Semi-Finals
2001Fargo-Moorhead RedHawksNorthernIndIndy-39Pitching Coach905139.5674.03Doug SimunicLost in 1st Round
2002Fargo-Moorhead RedHawksNorthernIndIndy-40Pitching Coach895237.5844.02Doug Simunic
2003Fargo-Moorhead RedHawksNorthernIndIndy-41Pitching Coach906228.689--1Doug SimunicWon Chapionship (Winnipeg)
2004Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak42Scout1629171.5621.02Ken Macha-
2005Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak43Scout1628874.5437.02Ken Macha-
2006Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak44Scout1629369.574--1Ken MachaLost ALCS (Tigers)
2007Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak45Scout1627686.46918.03Bob Geren
2008Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak46Scout1617586.46624.53Bob Geren
2009Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak47Scout1627587.46322.04Bob Geren
* 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

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1998Independent Leagues All-Star (SP) ... Northern League All-Star (RHP)2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1989-11-09TradeTraded by White Sox to Dodgers for Tracy Woodson. 
1988-01-22ContractSigned as Free Agent by White Sox. 
1987-11-12Released by Twins. 
1987-04-15ContractSigned as Free Agent by Twins. 
1987-04-04Released by Braves. 
1986-12-20ContractSigned as Free Agent by Braves. 
1986-12-08Released by Phillies. 
1986-01-16TradeTraded by Mets with Ronn Reynolds to Phillies for Ronnie Gideon and Rodger Cole. 
* 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
1986Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll2460,000-61428-386,34760,00060,000
1987Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll2560,000-59515-344,90660,000120,000
1988Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll2662,500-60423-392,10762,500182,500
1989Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll2762,500-69131-429,80262,500245,000
* 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