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Jim DorseyHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1975-1994 MLB Years: 1980-1985
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PositionsP-242, OF-46Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJames Edward Dorsey
Height6-7Weight190BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 2,1955 [62.202]PlaceOak Park,Illinois
High SchoolCleveland (Reseda,CA)
CollegeLos Angeles Valley College (Valley Glen,CA)

DraftedSelected by the California Angels in the 2nd round (26th overall) of the 1975 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Los Angeles Dodgers in the 2nd round (30th overall) of the 1974 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the California Angels in the 21st round (486th overall) of the 1973 Amateur Entry Draft
MLB DebutSeptember 2,1980 [25.031]
OrganizationsCAL [6] BOS [5] NYN [2] Awards0
TBC Player ID10851Retrosheet IDdorsj001MLBAM ID113483
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts47Walks33Hittable41SO/BB39vsPower41Hitting0Durability48Team.490Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1975nullA--Rel191532.12250250000161.011449380561610001.066.37--3.139.002.88.833-
1976nullAA--Rel20994.50260260000164.0188104820771010001.6210.32--4.235.541.31.500-
1977El Paso DiablosTexAAcal-ST211095.00252501000144.0167105801770736201.6510.441.064.384.561.04.526-
1978El Paso DiablosTexAAcal-ST22525.80990000059.0624238433561001.619.460.615.038.541.70.714-
1978Salt Lake GullsPCLAAAcal-ST221173.34191908000132.01185749877832001.488.050.555.255.661.08.611-
1978Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST01694.10282808000191.01809987121101393001.528.480.575.186.551.26.640-
1979Salt Lake GullsPCLAAAcal-ST2310125.52282806200168.017611310314100929001.649.430.755.364.930.92.455-
1980Salt Lake GullsPCLAAAcal-ST241474.01272708200173.017789777931096001.569.210.364.845.671.17.667-
1980California AngelsALMLBcal43ST24129.19440000015.22516162880012.1114.361.154.604.601.00.3335.11
1981Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-S/R254103.35272164142137.011659511270972001.367.620.794.606.371.39.286-
1982Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-S/R26574.3622139202097.011552471050814001.7010.670.934.647.521.62.417-
1983Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-Rel27574.01291280024867.0593330940636001.477.891.205.358.421.58.417-
1984Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-R/CL28642.9141041002913105.0874134849837001.297.430.684.197.091.69.600-
1984Boston Red SoxALMLBbos44Rel280010.1220200002.26330241003.0020.25--6.7513.502.00-2.02
1985Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-S/R29884.313218143171146.0136737016531107001.298.360.983.266.772.08.500-
1985Boston Red SoxALMLBbos44S/R290120.2521100005.012121221020004.1320.253.3816.883.380.20.00012.43
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1311.79853000022.2433131420141012.6616.351.527.615.320.70.2503.68
Minor League Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter102854.0531016114932666241553.11515817699105768110950201.478.770.614.456.421.44.545-
AAA Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter63624.042251279831666241025.19845174618453271843001.488.630.744.676.301.35.504-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter24204.906034261000367.0417251200211802307201.6310.230.514.415.641.28.545-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1532.12250250000161.011449380561610001.066.37--3.139.002.88.833-
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter00--00000000.0000000000----------0.00--
Boston Red Sox Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter0116.8741300007.118151521261003.7520.252.2513.506.750.50.000-
California Angels Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter129.19440000015.22516162880012.1114.361.154.604.601.00.333-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings92811.797446280000220.0400288288371861309092.6616.351.527.615.320.70.2433.68
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings14124.054423215193220.021411699151091577001.478.770.614.456.421.44.538-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1978Salt Lake GullsPCLAAAcal-p22191000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1980Salt Lake GullsPCLAAAcal-p24271000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1993Kingsport MetsAppRknyn-of374312914339041902132132000.256.338.419.7575413147.279.163.248.3408.8414.291.622.7232.2539.39
1994Pittsfield MetsNYPLA-nyn-of3821821626900183151101101.317.352.427.77935989.361.110.195.3435.6212.362.200.000.0034.62
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter135213305918043733183233101.277.340.418.7588922238.309.141.225.0007.5613.451.781.6853.2537.29
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter462000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter21821626900183151101101.317.352.427.77935989.361.110.195.0005.6212.362.200.000.0034.62
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter4312914339041902132132000.256.338.419.7575413147.279.163.248.0008.8414.291.622.7232.2539.39
Average Minor - Per 162 games162256367122054444223844101.277.340.418.75810726286.309.141.225.0007.5613.451.781.6853.2537.29

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978El Paso Diablos TexAAcal22P9---6--661.0000.67------9100.06.7
1978Salt Lake Gulls PCLAAAcal22P19--991-1918.9470.95------19100.013.9
1979Salt Lake Gulls PCLAAAcal23P28--1221-233331.0001.18------28100.018.9
1980Salt Lake Gulls PCLAAAcal24P27--612722518.7200.67------27100.019.0
1980California AngelsALMLBcal24P4-1512--331.0000.750.20-----4100.02.5
1981Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos25P27--611512217.7730.63------27100.019.3
1982Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos26P22--583-1613.8130.59------22100.015.9
1983Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos27P29--453-129.7500.31------29100.020.9
1984Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos28P41--39211412.8570.29------41100.029.3
1984Boston Red SoxALMLBbos28P2-2-1--111.0000.500.50-----2100.01.2
1985Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos29P32--1191-2120.9520.63------32100.023.0
1985Boston Red SoxALMLBbos29P2-5--1-1---------2100.01.2
1993Kingsport Mets AppRknyn37OF42--7212-7573.9731.74------4397.761.8
1994Pittsfield Mets NYPLA-nyn38OF4--811-109.9002.25------2119.05.3
MLB Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P8-22131-54.8000.500.18-----80.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 8 season(s)-   P225--5684226162140.8640.62------2250.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P9---6--661.0000.67------90.00.0
A- Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF4--811-109.9002.25------40.00.0
Rk Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF42--7212-7573.9731.74------420.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978El Paso Diablos TexAAcal229----------
1978Salt Lake Gulls PCLAAAcal2219----------
1979Salt Lake Gulls PCLAAAcal2328----------
1980Salt Lake Gulls PCLAAAcal2427----------
1980California AngelsALMLBcal244----------
1981Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos2527----------
1982Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos2622----------
1983Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos2729----------
1984Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos2841----------
1984Boston Red SoxALMLBbos282----------
1985Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos2932----------
1985Boston Red SoxALMLBbos292----------
1993Kingsport Mets AppRknyn37---------42-
1994Pittsfield Mets NYPLA-nyn38---------4-

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
1985-11-14Released by Red Sox. 
1981-01-23TradeTraded by Angels with Joe Rudi and Frank Tanana to Red Sox for Steve Renko and Fred Lynn. 
* 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

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YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1985Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll2960,000-51625-370,78060,00060,000
* 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