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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
James William Colborn
Stat Years
1967-1978  [mlb] 1969-1978
Height/Weight
6-0 / 191
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (301)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
Death
High School
Santa Paula (Santa Paula,CA)
Colleges
University of Washington (Seattle, Washington), Whittier College (Whittier, California)
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the in 1967
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1969-07-13 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.052)
Service Time
Organizations
MIL [5] CHN [3] KCA [2] SEA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 10023 ... retro id: colbj101 ... mlbam id: 112460
Relations
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1967LodiCalifA+----211---733.361600000099.09941370371060001.379.000.003.369.643.732.86.700
    1967Minor Totals: byYearA+----211---733.3616000016099.09941370371060001.379.000.003.369.643.732.86.700
    1968LodiCalifA+----222---1263.2031000000152.014364540531710001.298.470.003.1410.133.793.23.667
    1968San AntonioTexAA----222---0118.0020000004.011980530004.0024.750.0011.256.7520.250.60.000
    1968Minor Totals: byYearAA/A+----222---1273.58330000330156.015473620581740001.368.880.003.3510.044.213.00.632
    1969TacomaPCLAAA----233---872.2821000000146.01325737054800001.278.140.003.334.933.511.48.533
    1969Chicago CubsNLMLBchn48233Log - Sp - Ext - Perf103.07620014014.215652940111.649.201.235.522.453.680.441.000
    1969Minor Totals: byYearAAA----231---872.28210000210146.01325737054800001.278.140.003.334.933.511.48.533
    1969MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf103.17620014014.715652940111.699.511.275.702.543.800.441.000
    1970Chicago CubsNLMLBchn48244Log - Sp - Ext - Perf313.59345001129472.2883729323501111.5310.900.372.856.194.582.17.750
    1970MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf313.61345001129472.7883729323501111.5410.970.372.876.234.612.17.750
    1971TacomaPCLAAA----255---893.9232000000124.012859540311090001.289.290.002.257.914.283.52.471
    1971Chicago CubsNLMLBchn48255Log - Sp - Ext - Perf016.9714000514010.118881320002.0315.680.872.611.746.970.67.000
    1971Minor Totals: byYearAAA----251---893.92320000320124.012859540311090001.289.290.002.257.914.283.52.471
    1971MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf017.1314000514010.318881320002.0816.040.892.671.787.130.67.000
    1972Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil48266Log - Sp - Ext - Perf773.113912417270147.213553511443975021.218.230.852.625.913.232.26.500
    1972MLB Totals: MILbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf773.123912417270147.713553511443975021.218.250.862.635.933.242.26.500
    1973Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil48277Log - Sp - Ext - Perf20123.184336224271314.129713311121871356131.228.500.602.493.873.811.55.625
    1973MLB Totals: MILbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf20123.184336224271314.329713311121871356131.228.510.602.493.873.811.55.625
    1974Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil48288Log - Sp - Ext - Perf10134.063331101220224.02301041012760833061.299.241.082.413.334.181.38.435
    1974MLB Totals: MILbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf10134.063331101220224.02301041012760833061.299.241.082.413.334.181.38.435
    1975Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil48299Log - Sp - Ext - Perf11134.27362981372206.1215111981865795051.369.380.792.843.454.841.22.458
    1975MLB Totals: MILbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf11134.28362981372206.3215111981865795051.369.390.792.843.454.851.22.458
    1976Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil483010Log - Sp - Ext - Perf9153.71323270000225.2232979320541016221.279.250.802.154.033.871.87.375
    1976MLB Totals: MILbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf9153.72323270000225.7232979320541016221.279.270.802.164.043.881.87.375
    1977Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca483111Log - Sp - Ext - Perf18143.62363561010239.023310696228110383131.318.770.833.053.883.991.27.563
    1977MLB Totals: KCAbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf18143.62363561010239.023310696228110383131.318.770.833.053.883.991.27.563
    1978Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca483212Log - Sp - Ext - Perf124.76830015028.131181541280021.529.851.273.812.545.720.67.333
    1978Seattle MarinersALMLBsea483212Log - Sp - Ext - Perf3105.35201930010114.112577682138262161.439.841.652.992.056.060.68.231
    1978MLB Totals: KCA-SEAbyYearMLB----322Log - Sp - Ext - Perf4125.25282230160142.715695832550342181.459.871.583.162.156.010.68.250
    MLB Totals (11 yrs)83883.80301204608329771,597.31619750675153475688369411.319.120.862.683.884.231.45.485
    American League Totals (8 yrs)79863.80247197608155031,499.71498699633147440632357391.298.990.882.643.794.201.44.479
    National League Totals (3 yrs)423.89547001747497.71215142635561221.6011.200.563.245.194.721.60.667
    Minor League Totals35263.2610200001020525.051323019001804690001.328.790.003.098.043.942.61.574
    Minor: A+ Totals1993.26470000470251.0242105910902770001.328.680.003.239.933.763.08.679
    Minor: AA Totals0118.0020000204.011980530004.0024.750.0011.256.7520.250.60.000
    Minor: AAA Totals16163.03530000530270.0260116910851890001.288.670.002.836.303.872.22.500
    Milwaukee Brewers Totals (5 yrs)57603.65183140517144331,118.01109498454100309495253181.278.930.812.493.984.011.60.487
    Chicago Cubs Totals (3 yrs)423.89547001747497.71215142635561221.6011.200.563.245.194.721.60.667
    Kansas City Royals Totals (2 yrs)19163.74443861160267.3264124111269311183151.348.900.883.133.744.181.19.543
    Seattle Mariners Totals (1 yrs)3105.36201930010114.312577682138262161.439.861.663.002.056.070.68.231
    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. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1969Chicago CubsNLMLBchn4823pL-S-E-P163000000000200000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.00.000.0
    1970Chicago CubsNLMLBchn4824pL-S-E-P234150100010011101000.067.125.067.1921710.067.000.2505.8864.7111.000.00.000.0
    1972Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil4826pL-S-E-P339370301000011702000.081.105.135.2404051.081.054.1502.5042.5017.000.00.0033.3
    MLB Totals (3 yrs)79550401010023003000.073.105.109.2146061.073.036.1603.3350.0015.000.00.0025.0
    National League Totals (2 yrs)40180100010011301000.056.105.056.1612010.056.000.2005.0065.0013.000.00.000.0
    American League Totals (1 yrs)39370301000011702000.081.105.135.2404051.081.054.1502.5042.5017.000.00.0033.3
    Chicago Cubs Totals (2 yrs)40180100010011301000.056.105.056.1612010.056.000.2005.0065.0013.000.00.000.0
    Milwaukee Brewers Totals (1 yrs)39370301000011702000.081.105.135.2404051.081.054.1502.5042.5017.000.00.0033.3
    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 Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics 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
    1969Chicago CubsNLMLB23P6014.21401551.0000.800.353.7100.011
    1970Chicago CubsNLMLB24P34072.2413111817.9440.500.2421.0100.05
    1971Chicago CubsNLMLB25P14010.10400441.0000.300.408.6100.012
    1972Milwaukee BrewersALMLB26P390147.2817112625.9620.600.1725.0100.03
    1973Milwaukee BrewersALMLB27P430314.119550474741.0001.700.2426.5100.01
    1974Milwaukee BrewersALMLB28P330224.01935405854.9311.600.2420.4100.06
    1975Milwaukee BrewersALMLB29P360206.11536225351.9621.400.2522.2100.05
    1976Milwaukee BrewersALMLB30P320225.21132144443.9771.300.1919.9100.07
    1977Kansas City RoyalsALMLB31P360239.02739537166.9301.800.2822.2100.07
    1978Seattle MarinersALMLB32P200114.1831224139.9512.000.3412.5100.010
    1978Kansas City RoyalsALMLB32P8028.128101110.9091.300.364.9100.011
    MLB Totals - (P)30101,5941142741718405388.9581.300.240.00.00
    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
    1969MLB6----------
    1970MLB34----------
    1971MLB14----------
    1972MLB39----------
    1973MLB43----------
    1974MLB33----------
    1975MLB36----------
    1976MLB32----------
    1977MLB36----------
    1978MLB28----------
    Totals301----------