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JAY PAYTON

MLB  Retired     |   Played: 1992-2010
Positions
CF-651, LF-588, OF-298, RF-108, 1B-25, DH-5
Born
November 22, 1972  (41.145)
Place
Ht/Wt
5-10 / 185
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
High School
Zanesville  (Zanesville,OH)
College:
Drafted:
New York Mets:  1994-1-29 (June-Reg)  bonus: $350,000
Full Name
Jason Lee Payton 
TBC Player ID
614
MLB Debut
Signed by
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Top Prospect:  mlb  1995 (#96), 1996 (#21), 1997 (#34)   team  1995 (#7-NYM), 1996 (#2-NYM), 1997 (#1-NYM)

Speed
65
Contact
84
Patience
22
Batting
58
Power
44

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OFF THE FIELD
The formula to determine similarity scores is listed in the about section of the site. In short, the scores attempt to compare players career batting statistics vs all other major leagues as well as cumulative statistics at each age.
Career Statistics
1.  Tom Paciorek (87.09)
2.  Lee Maye (86.05)
3.  Mike Heath (85.96)
4.  Danny Cater (85.56)
5.  Mel Hall (85.37)
6.  Gene Freese (85.24)
7.  Scott Spiezio (85.03)
8.  Eric McNair (84.92)
9.  Aaron Hill (84.49)
10.  Jackie Brandt (84.25)
Age: 26
1.  Don Bryant (79.61)
2.  Art James (76.89)
3.  Randy Byers (75.51)
4.  Ted Sepkowski (73.99)
5.  Lance Zawadzki (73.55)
6.  Shane Robinson (73.45)
7.  Mike Rouse (72.47)
8.  Hal Quick (71.81)
9.  Darnell McDonald (71.63)
10.  Camp Skinner (71.55)
Age: 27
1.  Mark Smith (83.68)
2.  Lyle Mouton (79.9)
3.  John Mayberry (79.37)
4.  Joe Gallagher (79.11)
5.  Andy Dirks (78.83)
6.  Ron Jackson (78.62)
7.  Chris Snopek (78.38)
8.  Brent Morel (78.19)
9.  Donnie Murphy (77.48)
10.  John Flaherty (77.46)
Age: 28
1.  Mike Moustakas (84.52)
2.  Mark Carreon (80.77)
3.  Bruce Aven (80.6)
4.  Luis Gonzalez (80.39)
5.  Bob Kearney (80)
6.  Ryan Ludwick (78.77)
7.  John Flaherty (78.66)
8.  Ed Spiezio (78.39)
9.  Trevor Plouffe (78.27)
10.  Moe Berg (77.37)
Age: 29
1.  Darryl Motley (87.85)
2.  Luis Sojo (85.61)
3.  Mark Quinn (83.66)
4.  Jody Gerut (83.23)
5.  Brennan Boesch (82.98)
6.  Ryan Raburn (82.9)
7.  Johnny Mokan (81.91)
8.  Fred Manrique (81.76)
9.  Geoff Blum (81.66)
10.  Billy Gardner (81.52)
Age: 30
1.  Sandy Alomar (84.73)
2.  Rich Reese (84.47)
3.  Scott Hairston (83.41)
4.  Charlie Spikes (83.11)
5.  Joe Girardi (82.99)
6.  Johnny Vergez (82.29)
7.  Tony Horton (81.97)
8.  Johnny Mokan (81.32)
9.  Jim Morrison (81.12)
10.  Wes Covington (80.89)
Age: 31
1.  Johnny Vergez (88.45)
2.  Billy Martin (86.56)
3.  Leon Roberts (85.19)
4.  Kevin Mench (84.67)
5.  Raul Ibanez (83.91)
6.  Tony Horton (83.63)
7.  Ray Jablonski (83.19)
8.  Sandy Alomar (83.13)
9.  Darnell Coles (82.61)
10.  Joe Girardi (82.19)
Age: 32
1.  Mike Ivie (87.68)
2.  Chris James (87.48)
3.  Eric Soderholm (87.07)
4.  Raul Ibanez (87.06)
5.  Rip Repulski (86.42)
6.  Billy Martin (86.29)
7.  Leon Roberts (85.67)
8.  Felix Mantilla (85.43)
9.  Darnell Coles (84.45)
10.  Ron Jackson (83.73)
Age: 33
1.  Rip Repulski (91.67)
2.  Lee Thomas (86.62)
3.  Billy Martin (86.32)
4.  Raul Ibanez (86.31)
5.  Chris James (85.92)
6.  Brad Fullmer (84.73)
7.  Jimmy Bloodworth (84.21)
8.  Mike Heath (83.83)
9.  Danny Litwhiler (83.76)
10.  Rich Rollins (83.42)
Age: 34
1.  Gene Freese (86.29)
2.  Rip Repulski (84.96)
3.  Tony Kubek (84.19)
4.  Danny Cater (83.98)
5.  Lee Maye (83.7)
6.  Max Alvis (83.58)
7.  Mike Heath (83.2)
8.  Hoot Evers (83.11)
9.  Danny Litwhiler (82.98)
10.  Jose Lopez (82.93)
Age: 35
1.  Mike Heath (85.85)
2.  Danny Cater (85.77)
3.  Gene Freese (85.71)
4.  Lee Maye (85.47)
5.  Scott Spiezio (85.11)
6.  Mel Hall (85.05)
7.  Eric McNair (84.5)
8.  Jackie Brandt (84.44)
9.  Aaron Hill (84.42)
10.  Jay Johnstone (84.32)
Age: 36
1.  Mike Heath (85.97)
2.  Danny Cater (85.77)
3.  Gene Freese (85.71)
4.  Lee Maye (85.63)
5.  Scott Spiezio (85.11)
6.  Mel Hall (85.05)
7.  Eric McNair (84.5)
8.  Jackie Brandt (84.44)
9.  Aaron Hill (84.42)
10.  Hoot Evers (84.22)
Age: 37
1.  Tom Paciorek (86.97)
2.  Lee Maye (86.05)
3.  Mike Heath (85.96)
4.  Danny Cater (85.56)
5.  Mel Hall (85.37)
6.  Gene Freese (85.24)
7.  Scott Spiezio (85.03)
8.  Eric McNair (84.92)
9.  Aaron Hill (84.49)
10.  Joe Girardi (84.31)
Age: 38
1.  Tom Paciorek (87.95)
2.  Lee Maye (86.05)
3.  Mike Heath (85.96)
4.  Danny Cater (85.56)
5.  Mel Hall (85.37)
6.  Gene Freese (85.24)
7.  Scott Spiezio (85.03)
8.  Eric McNair (84.92)
9.  Aaron Hill (84.49)
10.  Jackie Brandt (84.25)


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