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Odell JonesTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1972-1992 MLB Years: 1975-1988
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PositionsP-403Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameOdell Jones
Height6-3Weight175BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJanuary 13,1953 [65.191]PlaceTulare,California
High SchoolCompton (Compton,CA)
CollegeEl Camino-Compton Center (Compton,CA)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1971 by the Pittsburgh Pirates.
MLB DebutSeptember 11,1975 [22.241]
OrganizationsPIT [10] BAL [2] TEX [2] CAL [1] MIL [1] SEA [1] TOR [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID13460Retrosheet IDjoneo001MLBAM ID116712
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts70Walks47Hittable55SO/BB62vsPower55Hitting2Durability46Team.495Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1972nullA---Rel19733.0811011000079.0783427020530001.248.89--2.286.042.65.700-
1973nullA--Rel20231.4510010000062.0422210029620001.156.10--4.219.002.14.400-
1973nullA+--Rel20544.8411011000067.0644036038550001.528.60--5.107.391.45.556-
1973Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--Rel0773.21210210000129.010662460671170001.347.40--4.678.161.75.500-
1974nullAA--Rel211183.24240240000161.0103635801201530001.395.76--6.718.551.28.579-
1975nullAAA--Rel221492.68260260000188.013367560881570001.186.37--4.217.521.78.609-
1975Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit51Rel22000.0020200103.01000020000.333.00----6.000.00-1.25
1976nullAAA--Rel23274.9316016000084.0814946043470001.488.68--4.615.041.09.222-
1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit36S/R24375.083415191090108.011863611431664231.389.831.172.585.502.13.3004.15
1978Columbus ClippersILAAApit-ST251294.572826210201181.017410092206916911001.348.650.993.438.402.45.571-
1978Columbus ClippersILAAApit-Rel25244.9029524000068.0844637726291001.6211.120.933.443.841.12.333-
1978Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--ST014134.6657312610201249.0258146129279519812001.429.330.983.437.162.08.519-
1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit36S/R25202.0031200109.073204100001.227.00--4.0010.002.501.0001.70
1979Seattle MarinersALMLBsea36S/R263116.07251963020118.215190801658726031.7611.451.214.405.461.24.2144.81
1980Portland BeaversPCLAAApit16ST27674.1319172310098.09649454468912001.458.820.374.228.171.93.462-
1981Portland BeaversPCLAAApit-ST281263.53232309100153.0138736066813513001.358.120.354.007.941.99.667-
1981Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit22S/R28453.311385001054.0512320323301101.368.450.503.814.971.30.4443.48
1982Portland BeaversPCLAAApit-ST291694.26282809000190.016210390139417215001.357.660.614.448.131.83.640-
1983Texas RangersALMLBtex21R/CL30363.094204200331067.0562823422501021.167.520.542.966.722.27.3333.11
1984Texas RangersALMLBtex6Rel31243.64330330024259.0622824723283021.439.401.063.494.251.22.3334.62
1985Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-Rel32464.204173410213105.097524913451044001.358.311.113.868.912.31.400-
1986Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-S/R33733.6617116411083.2733834742692001.377.850.754.527.421.64.700-
1986Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal13Rel33223.83210210012049.0582221423322001.6410.580.734.205.841.39.5003.93
1987Syracuse ChiefsILAAAtor-ST341274.03312740000167.2142807524811476001.337.621.294.357.891.81.632-
1988Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil28Rel35504.3528226008180.2754739829487311.298.370.893.245.361.661.0003.98
1992Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAcal-S/R39015.7952300309.010860680001.719.64--5.797.711.33.000-
MLB Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter24354.4220145156409113547.057930427056213338246111.449.490.923.495.541.59.4071.32
Minor League Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter112863.823191461733652541695.0147782472194815144964001.357.830.504.327.681.78.566-
AAA Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter87684.002631461173652541326.0119066559094608112664001.358.060.644.127.631.85.561-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1183.24240240000161.0103635801201530001.395.76--6.718.551.28.579-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter544.8411011000067.0644036038550001.528.60--5.107.391.45.556-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter231.4510010000062.0422210029620001.156.10--4.219.002.14.400-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter733.0811011000079.0783427020530001.248.89--2.286.042.65.700-
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter00--00000000.0000000000----------0.00--
Texas Rangers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter5103.3575075005712126.011856471145784041.298.410.783.215.561.73.333-
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter9124.2852242810120174.0177898317581085331.359.140.882.995.581.86.429-
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter504.3528226008180.2754739829487311.298.370.893.245.361.661.000-
Seattle Mariners Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter3116.07251963020118.215190801658726031.7611.451.214.405.461.24.214-
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter223.83210210012049.0582221423322001.6410.580.734.205.841.39.500-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings10144.4280186220365220.0232122108228513510241.449.490.923.495.541.59.4171.32
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings15113.824119225131220.019110793121061888001.357.830.504.327.681.78.577-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit36p2434282400010011100000.143.172.143.3154029.235.000.036.1493.4537.9311.000.000.000.00
1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit36p2531000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1981Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit22p281310020000000303000.200.200.200.4002013.286.000.000.1830.0023.080.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter50392600010011503000.154.175.154.3296043.250.000.026.0002.3334.8815.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162126619000300349010000.154.175.154.329190139.250.000.026.0002.3334.8815.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1975Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit22P2-3-1--111.0000.500.33-----2100.01.2
1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit24P34-10828--10101.0000.290.09-----34100.021.0
1978Columbus Clippers ILAAApit25P29--3142-1917.8950.59------3193.520.9
1978Columbus Clippers ILAAApit25P28--13173-3330.9091.07------3190.320.1
1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25P3-9-1--111.0000.330.11-----3100.01.9
1979Seattle MarinersALMLBsea26P25-118894-2117.8100.680.14-----25100.015.4
1981Portland Beavers PCLAAApit28P23--818112726.9631.13------23100.016.8
1981Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28P13-54310--13131.0001.000.24-----13100.012.7
1982Portland Beavers PCLAAApit29P28--1027514237.8811.32------28100.019.4
1983Texas RangersALMLBtex30P42-6735--881.0000.190.12-----42100.025.9
1984Texas RangersALMLBtex31P33-59510-115151.0000.450.25-----33100.020.5
1985Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal32P41--87-115151.0000.37------41100.029.5
1986Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal33P17--66--12121.0000.71------17100.012.3
1986Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal33P21-4925--771.0000.330.14-----21100.013.0
1987Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor34P31--1221233533.9431.06------31100.022.1
1988Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil35P28-80381-1211.9170.390.14-----28100.017.3
1992Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal39P5---1--111.0000.20------5100.03.5
MLB Totals for P - 9 season(s)-   P201-5472657518883.9430.410.15-----2010.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 7 season(s)-   P202--60111136184171.9290.85------2020.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1975Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit222----------
1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2434----------
1978Columbus Clippers ILAAApit2557----------
1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit253----------
1979Seattle MarinersALMLBsea2625----------
1981Portland Beavers PCLAAApit2823----------
1981Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2813----------
1982Portland Beavers PCLAAApit2928----------
1983Texas RangersALMLBtex3042----------
1984Texas RangersALMLBtex3133----------
1985Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal3241----------
1986Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal3317----------
1986Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal3321----------
1987Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor3431----------
1988Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil3528----------
1992Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal395----------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1988-12-07ContractSigned as Free Agent by Brewers. 
1988-11-04Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1987-11-10ContractSigned as Free Agent by Brewers. 
1987-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1987-04-04ContractSigned as Free Agent by Blue Jays. 
1987-03-27Released by Orioles. 
1985-02-01ContractSigned as Free Agent by Orioles. 
1984-12-20Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1980-04-01TradeTraded by Mariners to Pirates for Larry Andersen and Cash. 
1978-12-05TradeTraded by Pirates with Mario Mendoza and Rafael Vasquez to Mariners for Tom McMillan, Rick Jones and Enrique Romo. 
1971-11-25ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Pirates. 
* 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
1986Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll33107,500-4932530386,34760,000107,500
1988Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll3562,500-60429-392,10762,500170,000
* 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