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Jim DorseyTrack this Player High 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 [62.267]PlaceOak Park,Illinois
High SchoolCleveland (Reseda,CA)
CollegeLos Angeles Valley College (Valley Glen,CA)

DraftedSelected by the California Angels [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (26th overall) of the 1975 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Los Angeles Dodgers [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (30th overall) of the 1974 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the California Angels [Team Picks] 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 DescriptionAgeRoster 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