Tips Updates
Daily
Players
Teams
Leagues
Draft
Boxscores
Minor Leagues
College
People
Extra Bases
Applications
About

Joe DeckerTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1965-1983 MLB Years: 1969-1979
Follow TBC on Twitter and Facebook


PositionsP-245Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameGeorge Henry Decker Jr.
Height6-0Weight180BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJune 16,1947PlaceStorm Lake,Iowa
Death DateMarch 2,2003 [55.260]
High SchoolPetaluma (Petaluma,CA)
CollegeArizona State University (Tempe,AZ)

DraftedSelected by the Chicago Cubs [Team Picks] in the 9th round (161st overall) of the 1965 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutSeptember 18,1969 [22.094]
OrganizationsCHN [9] MIN [4] SEA [4] Awards0
TBC Player ID10609Retrosheet IDdeckj101MLBAM ID113188
Research ToolsTrack this Player -- Intersect Player -- Compare Player -- Random Player
About Profile Data

Pitching Stats -- Batting Stats -- Fielding Statistics -- Transactions
This player page is available for sponsorship:
Sponsor the Joe Decker page  -  You can show your support to the The Baseball Cube by sponsoring all of a player's pages for only $10/year.
About Sponsorships Program


Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts52Walks28Hittable44SO/BB34vsPower44Hitting8Durability28Team.497Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1965nullRk--Rel18543.6613013000059.0502824039580001.517.63--5.958.851.49.556-
1966nullA+--Rel19875.11230230000111.012170630591060001.629.81--4.788.591.80.533-
1967nullA+--Rel20464.2817017000082.0965339037670001.6210.54--4.067.351.81.400-
1968nullA+--Rel21453.5011011000072.0683628019750001.218.50--2.389.383.95.444-
1968nullAAA--Rel21341.86909000063.0451813024320001.106.43--3.434.571.33.429-
1968Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel0792.73200200000135.011354410431070001.167.53--2.877.132.49.438-
1969nullAAA--Rel2210103.30330330000161.01546559048780001.258.61--2.684.361.63.500-
1969Chicago CubsNLMLBchn36S/R22102.92413001012.0104406131001.307.30--4.389.492.171.0001.86
1970nullAA--Rel23100.50202000018.091106180000.834.50--3.009.003.001.000-
1970Chicago CubsNLMLBchn36S/R23274.64241771030108.210864561256795041.518.940.994.646.541.41.2224.28
1971nullAAA--Rel24502.08909000065.0471615034610001.256.51--4.718.451.791.000-
1971Chicago CubsNLMLBchn37Rel24324.7321417004045.2622424225371001.9112.220.394.937.291.48.6003.04
1972nullAAA--Rel251272.27250250000178.215365450821700001.327.71--4.138.562.07.632-
1972Chicago CubsNLMLBchn37Rel25102.13514001012.29331470001.036.390.712.844.971.751.0003.27
1973Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin21S/R2610104.17292456330170.0167877912881098041.508.820.634.655.761.24.5003.82
1974Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin21ST2716143.293737011100248.22341059124971589021.338.470.873.515.721.63.5333.76
1975Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin21S/R28138.541073102026.025252523685002.328.540.6812.302.730.22.2507.07
1976Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin21ST29275.2813121001058.0603734351356111.919.310.477.915.430.69.2224.79
1977Wichita AerosAmerAAAchn-ST30574.7014140300090.0945247528543001.369.400.502.805.401.93.417-
1978San Jose MissionsPCLAAAsea-S/R316133.934317266105151.01608266376859001.569.540.184.535.071.12.316-
1979Spokane IndiansPCLAAAsea-Rel32323.0629425000553.0512118034294001.608.66--5.774.920.85.600-
1979Seattle MarinersALMLBsea35S/R32014.28927006027.0271413214122001.508.890.664.613.950.86.0004.34
1982Salt Lake GullsPCLAAAsea-Rel35206.57808002012.016994981002.0311.682.926.575.840.891.000-
1983Salt Lake GullsPCLAAAsea-Rel36128.0513112004034.2423431722263001.8510.901.825.716.751.18.333-
MLB Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter36444.1715210547194210707.070236332958377458371111.528.900.744.785.811.21.4501.41
Minor League Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter69673.5824936213916101149.211065504581951786720001.418.650.154.046.781.68.507-
AAA Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter47453.371833614791610807.27623623031935754320001.388.480.213.976.041.52.511-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter100.50202000018.091106180000.834.50--3.009.003.001.000-
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter16184.42510510000265.028515913001152480001.519.68--3.918.422.16.471-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter543.6613013000059.0502824039580001.517.63--5.958.851.49.556-
Minnesota Twins Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter29344.098980918460502.04862542294127231028171.518.690.734.865.541.14.460-
Chicago Cubs Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter794.375423311090177.0189958715911367041.569.490.754.576.831.49.438-
Seattle Mariners Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter014.28927006027.0271413214122001.508.890.664.613.950.86.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings11144.174733146170220.02181121021811714211031.528.900.744.785.811.21.4401.41
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings13133.58487412012220.0211105884991664001.418.650.154.046.781.68.500-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1969Chicago CubsNLMLBchn36p2242000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1970Chicago CubsNLMLBchn36p2324343610130021602000.176.222.294.51610238.294.118.176.2355.2642.118.002.6334.0033.33
1971Chicago CubsNLMLBchn37p24228121000001501000.250.333.375.7083110.667.125.250.32610.0050.005.000.000.0050.00
1972Chicago CubsNLMLBchn37p2552100000000003000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1977Wichita AerosAmerAAAchn-3014315610000001205000.194.194.226.4207136.316.032.032.1870.0033.330.000.000.0016.67
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter55465820130032206000.174.224.283.50713355.304.109.174.0005.4540.007.331.8246.0037.50
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter14315610000001205000.194.194.226.4207136.316.032.032.0000.0033.330.000.000.0016.67
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter14315610000001205000.194.194.226.4207136.316.032.032.0000.0033.330.000.000.0016.67
Chicago Cubs Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter55465820130032206000.174.224.283.50713355.304.109.174.0005.4540.007.331.8246.0037.50
Average MLB - Per 162 games1621351524603900965018000.174.224.283.507389162.304.109.174.0005.4540.007.331.8246.0037.50
Average Minor - Per 162 games162359586912000000139058000.194.194.226.4208112417.316.032.032.0000.0033.330.000.000.0016.67

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1969Chicago CubsNLMLBchn22P4-121---111.0000.250.08-----4100.02.5
1970Chicago CubsNLMLBchn23P24-1084143-2118.8570.750.17-----24100.014.8
1971Chicago CubsNLMLBchn24P21-45-11--11111.0000.520.24-----2295.513.0
1972Chicago CubsNLMLBchn25P5-121---111.0000.200.081-100.015100.03.2
1973Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin26P29-17024203-4744.9361.520.26121250.0629100.017.9
1974Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin27P37-2481920124039.9751.050.16-----37100.022.8
1975Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin28P10-2613--441.0000.400.15-----10100.06.3
1976Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin29P13-58413--17171.0001.310.29-----13100.08.0
1978San Jose Missions PCLAAAsea31P43--2118224139.9510.91------43100.030.7
1979Spokane Indians PCLAAAsea32P29--411--15151.0000.52------29100.019.7
1979Seattle MarinersALMLBsea32P9-2746111110.9091.110.37-----9100.05.6
1982Salt Lake Gulls PCLAAAsea35P8---1--111.0000.13------8100.05.6
1983Salt Lake Gulls PCLAAAsea36P13--25--771.0000.54------13100.09.2
MLB Totals for P - 9 season(s)-   P152-706588783153145.9480.950.21131252.071520.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P93--2735226462.9690.67------930.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1969Chicago CubsNLMLBchn224----------
1970Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2324----------
1971Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2421----------
1972Chicago CubsNLMLBchn255----------
1973Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin2629----------
1974Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin2737----------
1975Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin2810----------
1976Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin2913----------
1978San Jose Missions PCLAAAsea3143----------
1979Spokane Indians PCLAAAsea3229----------
1979Seattle MarinersALMLBsea329----------
1982Salt Lake Gulls PCLAAAsea358----------
1983Salt Lake Gulls PCLAAAsea3613----------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1977-12-21Purchased by Mariners from Mexico City Reds (Mexican). 
1977-07-04Released by Cubs. 
1977-03-20ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cubs. 
1976-12-02Released by Tigers. 
1976-06-28ContractSigned as Free Agent by Tigers. 
1976-06-25Released by Twins. 
1972-11-30TradeTraded by Cubs with Bob Maneely and Bill Hands to Twins for Dave LaRoche. 
* 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.