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Proper Name
James Edward Otten
High Level
MLB (1974-1981)
Positions
P (119)
Ht / Wt
6-2 / 195
Bats / Throws
Right / Right
age
72.245
place
Lewistown,Montana
High School
None listed
colleges
draft posit
P
MLB Debut
MLB Teams
SLN [4] CHA [4]
TBC#
16247
mlbam id
120120
Retrosheet
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Career MLB [1974-1981]5.461.831-66450118.715075
Strikeouts
72
Walks
37
Hittable
40
SO/BB
52
vsPower
40
Hitting
16
Durability
49
Team
.490
Player Notes:  [2006] Inducted into the Mesa Community College Athletics Hall of Fame
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Pitching Statistics
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year team name league level org age   # link role   w   l   g gs cg sh gr gf sv ip   h   r er hr bb so wp bk hb era whip h9 hr9 bb9 so9 ra9 so/bb
1974 Chicago White Sox AL MLB cha 22 38 log Rel/St 0 1 5 1 0 0 4 2 0 16.1 22 11 10 0 12 11 3 0 1 5.51 2.08 12.12 0.00 6.61 6.06 6.06 0.92
1975 Chicago White Sox AL MLB cha 23 38 log Reliever 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 1 0 5.1 4 5 4 1 7 3 0 0 0 6.75 2.06 6.75 1.69 11.81 5.06 8.44 0.43
1976 Iowa Oaks Amer AAA cha 24 -- -- Rel/St 6 6 38 14 3 1 24 0 7 133.0 140 51 43 11 45 79 6 1 4 2.91 1.39 9.47 0.74 3.05 5.35 3.45 1.76
1976 Chicago White Sox AL MLB cha 24 38 log Reliever 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 1 0 6.0 9 6 3 0 2 3 0 0 0 4.50 1.83 13.50 0.00 3.00 4.50 9.00 1.50
1977 Iowa Oaks Amer AAA cha 25 -- -- Rel/St 5 9 34 13 1 0 21 0 2 100.0 114 60 52 10 48 70 8 0 0 4.68 1.62 10.26 0.90 4.32 6.30 5.40 1.46
1978 Arkansas Travelers Tex AA sln 26 -- -- Starter 2 0 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 19.0 20 5 4 1 13 19 2 0 1 1.89 1.74 9.47 0.47 6.16 9.00 2.37 1.46
1978 Springfield Redbirds Amer AAA sln 26 -- -- St/Rel 5 5 18 11 2 0 7 0 0 90.0 90 56 47 17 50 65 5 1 4 4.70 1.56 9.00 1.70 5.00 6.50 5.60 1.30
1979 St. Petersburg Cardinals FSL A+ sln 27 -- -- Starter 1 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 9.0 7 1 1 0 4 5 1 0 1 1.00 1.22 7.00 0.00 4.00 5.00 1.00 1.25
1979 Springfield Redbirds Amer AAA sln 27 -- -- Rel/St 5 5 33 3 3 0 30 0 8 77.0 70 39 36 6 46 62 4 1 5 4.21 1.51 8.18 0.70 5.38 7.25 4.56 1.35
1980 Springfield Redbirds Amer AAA sln 28 -- -- Starter 6 0 7 7 1 1 0 0 0 48.0 31 11 9 2 19 40 3 0 2 1.69 1.04 5.81 0.38 3.56 7.50 2.06 2.11
1980 St. Louis Cardinals NL MLB sln 28 34 log Rel/St 0 5 31 4 0 0 27 9 0 55.1 71 38 34 3 26 38 1 1 2 5.53 1.75 11.55 0.49 4.23 6.18 6.18 1.46
1981 St. Louis Cardinals NL MLB sln 29 40 log Reliever 1 0 24 0 0 0 24 10 0 35.2 44 23 21 3 20 20 4 0 0 5.30 1.79 11.10 0.76 5.05 5.05 5.80 1.00
1974 MLB Total -- CHA -- -- -- Rel/St 0 1 5 1 0 0 4 2 0 16.3 22 11 10 0 12 11 3 0 1 5.51 2.08 12.12 0.00 6.61 6.06 6.06 0.92
1975 MLB Total -- CHA -- -- -- Reliever 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 1 0 5.3 4 5 4 1 7 3 0 0 0 6.75 2.06 6.75 1.69 11.81 5.06 8.44 0.43
1976 AAA Total -- CHA -- -- -- Rel/St 6 6 38 14 3 1 24 0 7 133.0 140 51 43 11 45 79 6 1 4 2.91 1.39 9.47 0.74 3.05 5.35 3.45 1.76
1976 MLB Total -- CHA -- -- -- Reliever 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 1 0 6.0 9 6 3 0 2 3 0 0 0 4.50 1.83 13.50 0.00 3.00 4.50 9.00 1.50
1977 AAA Total -- CHA -- -- -- Rel/St 5 9 34 13 1 0 21 0 2 100.0 114 60 52 10 48 70 8 0 0 4.68 1.62 10.26 0.90 4.32 6.30 5.40 1.46
1978 AA / AAA Total -- SLN -- -- -- St/Rel 7 5 21 14 2 0 7 0 0 109.0 110 61 51 18 63 84 7 1 5 4.21 1.59 9.08 1.49 5.20 6.94 5.04 1.33
1979 A+ / AAA Total -- SLN -- -- -- Rel/St 6 5 34 4 4 0 30 0 8 86.0 77 40 37 6 50 67 5 1 6 3.87 1.48 8.06 0.63 5.23 7.01 4.19 1.34
1980 AAA Total -- SLN -- -- -- Starter 6 0 7 7 1 1 0 0 0 48.0 31 11 9 2 19 40 3 0 2 1.69 1.04 5.81 0.38 3.56 7.50 2.06 2.11
1980 MLB Total -- SLN -- -- -- Rel/St 0 5 31 4 0 0 27 9 0 55.3 71 38 34 3 26 38 1 1 2 5.53 1.75 11.55 0.49 4.23 6.18 6.18 1.46
1981 MLB Total -- SLN -- -- -- Reliever 1 0 24 0 0 0 24 10 0 35.7 44 23 21 3 20 20 4 0 0 5.30 1.79 11.10 0.76 5.05 5.05 5.80 1.00
Total MLB (5 yrs) -- MLB -- -- -- -- -- 1 6 64 5 0 0 59 23 0 118.2 150 83 72 7 67 75 8 1 3 5.46 1.83 11.38 0.53 5.08 5.69 6.29 1.12
Total Minors (5 yrs) -- Minors -- -- -- -- -- 30 25 134 52 11 2 82 0 17 476.0 472 223 192 47 225 340 29 3 17 3.63 1.46 8.92 0.89 4.25 6.43 4.22 1.51
Total AL (3 yrs) -- AL -- -- -- -- -- 0 1 9 1 0 0 8 4 0 27.2 35 22 17 1 21 17 3 0 1 5.53 2.02 11.39 0.33 6.83 5.53 7.16 0.81
Total NL (2 yrs) -- NL -- -- -- -- -- 1 5 55 4 0 0 51 19 0 91.0 115 61 55 6 46 58 5 1 2 5.44 1.77 11.37 0.59 4.55 5.74 6.03 1.26
Total AAA (5 yrs) -- AAA -- -- -- -- -- 27 25 130 48 10 2 82 0 17 448.0 445 217 187 46 208 316 26 3 15 3.76 1.46 8.94 0.92 4.18 6.35 4.36 1.52
Total AA (1 yrs) -- AA -- -- -- -- -- 2 0 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 19.0 20 5 4 1 13 19 2 0 1 1.89 1.74 9.47 0.47 6.16 9.00 2.37 1.46
Total A+ (1 yrs) -- A+ -- -- -- -- -- 1 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 9.0 7 1 1 0 4 5 1 0 1 1.00 1.22 7.00 0.00 4.00 5.00 1.00 1.25
Batting Statistics
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year team name league level org age   # pos link   g ab   r   h 2b 3b hr rbi sb cs bb so hbp sh sf iw gdp tb pa xbh 1b avg obp slg ops secA iso babip bb% so% so/bb ab/hr
1976 Iowa Oaks Amer AAA cha 24 -- p -- 39 38 2 6 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 12 0 3 0 0 0 6 43 0 6 .158 .200 .158 .358 .053 .000 .231 4.65 27.91 6.00 --
1977 Iowa Oaks Amer AAA cha 25 -- p -- 38 30 4 6 0 0 2 3 0 0 1 13 0 3 0 0 0 12 34 2 4 .200 .226 .400 .626 .233 .200 .267 2.94 38.24 13.00 15.00
1979 Springfield Redbirds Amer AAA sln 27 -- p -- 33 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 1 0 .500 .500 1.000 1.500 .500 .500 .500 0.00 0.00 -- --
1980 Springfield Redbirds Amer AAA sln 28 -- p -- 8 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 0 1.000 1.000 2.000 3.000 1.000 1.000 1.000 0.00 0.00 -- --
1980 St. Louis Cardinals NL MLB sln 28 34 p log 31 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 0 1 .200 .200 .200 .400 .000 .000 .250 0.00 20.00 -- --
1981 St. Louis Cardinals NL MLB sln 29 40 p log 24 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.00 0.00 -- --
1976 AAA Total -- CHA -- -- -- -- 39 38 2 6 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 12 0 3 0 0 0 6 43 0 6 .158 .200 .158 .358 .053 .000 .231 4.65 27.91 6.00 --
1977 AAA Total -- CHA -- -- -- -- 38 30 4 6 0 0 2 3 0 0 1 13 0 3 0 0 0 12 34 2 4 .200 .226 .400 .626 .233 .200 .267 2.94 38.24 13.00 15.00
1979 AAA Total -- SLN -- -- -- -- 33 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 1 0 .500 .500 1.000 1.500 .500 .500 .500 0.00 0.00 -- --
1980 AAA Total -- SLN -- -- -- -- 8 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 0 1.000 1.000 2.000 3.000 1.000 1.000 1.000 0.00 0.00 -- --
1980 MLB Total -- SLN -- -- -- -- 31 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 0 1 .200 .200 .200 .400 .000 .000 .250 0.00 20.00 -- --
1981 MLB Total -- SLN -- -- -- -- 24 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.00 0.00 -- --
Total MLB (2 yrs) -- MLB -- -- -- -- -- 55 7 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 8 0 1 .143 .143 .143 .286 .000 .000 .167 0.00 12.50 -- --
Total Minors (4 yrs) -- Minors -- -- -- -- -- 118 71 7 14 2 0 2 4 0 0 3 25 0 6 0 0 0 22 80 4 10 .197 .230 .310 .540 .155 .113 .273 3.75 31.25 8.33 35.50
Total NL (2 yrs) -- NL -- -- -- -- -- 55 7 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 8 0 1 .143 .143 .143 .286 .000 .000 .167 0.00 12.50 -- --
Total AAA (4 yrs) -- AAA -- -- -- -- -- 118 71 7 14 2 0 2 4 0 0 3 25 0 6 0 0 0 22 80 4 10 .197 .230 .310 .540 .155 .113 .273 3.75 31.25 8.33 35.50
Fielding Statistics
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  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
year team name league level mlb age pos   g gs inn po   a   e dp tc tsc sb cs sb% fpct rfg rfi rf9i tm shr pl shr tm rk
1974 Chicago White Sox AL MLB cha 22 p 5 0 16.1 0 2 0 0 2 2 0 0 -- 1.000 0.4 0.12 1.12 3.1 100.0 13
1975 Chicago White Sox AL MLB cha 23 p 2 0 5.1 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 -- 1.000 0.5 0.20 1.76 1.2 100.0 15
1976 Chicago White Sox AL MLB cha 24 p 2 0 6.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 100.00 .000 0.0 0.00 0.00 1.2 100.0 15
1978 Springfield Redbirds Amer AAA sln 26 p 18 0 0.0 5 16 0 1 21 21 0 0 -- 1.000 1.2 -- -- 13.2 100.0 8
1978 Arkansas Travelers Tex AA sln 26 p 3 0 0.0 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 -- 1.000 0.3 -- -- 2.3 100.0 14
1979 Springfield Redbirds Amer AAA sln 27 p 33 0 0.0 1 6 1 0 8 7 0 0 -- .875 0.2 -- -- 24.3 100.0 2
1979 St. Petersburg Cardinals FSL A+ sln 27 p 1 0 0.0 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 -- 1.000 1.0 -- -- 0.7 100.0 16
1980 St. Louis Cardinals NL MLB sln 28 p 31 4 55.1 0 11 0 2 11 11 12 4 75.00 1.000 0.4 0.20 1.80 19.1 100.0 5
1981 St. Louis Cardinals NL MLB sln 29 p 24 0 35.2 0 3 1 0 4 3 4 3 57.14 .750 0.1 0.09 0.77 23.5 100.0 5
Total MLB (5 yrs) -- MLB -- -- p 64 4 117 0 17 1 2 18 17 17 7 70.83 .944 0.3 0.14 1.30 -- -- --
Total AAA (2 yrs) -- AAA -- -- p 51 0 0 6 22 1 1 29 28 0 0 -- .966 0.5 -- -- -- -- --
Total AA (1 yrs) -- AA -- -- p 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 -- 1.000 0.3 -- -- -- -- --
Total A+ (1 yrs) -- A+ -- -- p 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 -- 1.000 1.0 -- -- -- -- --
Yearly Positional Grid
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  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
year category pos p pos c pos 1b pos 2b pos 3b pos ss pos lf pos cf pos rf pos of pos dh
1974 MLB 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1975 MLB 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1976 MLB 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1978 Minor 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1979 Minor 34 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1980 MLB 31 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1981 MLB 24 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0