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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
John Charles Ellis
Stat Years
1967-1981  [mlb] 1969-1981
Height/Weight
6-2 / 225
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
1B (304) ... C (297) ... DH (170) ... 3B (5)
Draft Position
1B-C
Born Date/Place
High School
New London (New London,CT)
Colleges
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the New York Yankees in 1966
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1969-05-17 - Boxscore  (Age: 20.266)
Service Time
Organizations
TEX [6] NYA [4] CLE [3]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 11118 ... retro id: ellij101 ... mlbam id: 113818
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1967Fort LauderdaleFSLA+----181b-c---134107173060320000000000.280.280.421.701107459.000.141.0000.000.000.0035.72.8030.0
    1968Fort LauderdaleFSLA+----191b-c---2702072851103622000000000.246.246.411.6572078519.000.165.0000.000.000.0034.52.9037.2
    1968SyracuseILAAA----191b-c---213467162017000000000.348.348.457.80546213.000.109.0000.000.000.0046.02.1718.8
    1969KinstonCaroA+----201b-c---32497173551628000000000.361.361.619.980976012.000.258.0000.000.000.0016.26.1934.3
    1969SyracuseILAAA----201b-c---338123244183831000000000.333.333.642.9751237919.000.309.0000.000.000.0015.46.5046.3
    1969New York YankeesALMLBnya2320cL-S-E-P3226221840180211110100.290.308.403.71165255.097.113.3331.5416.9211.0062.01.5427.8
    1970New York YankeesALMLBnya23211bL-S-E-P478226245612172901184720305.248.305.403.7082499120.230.155.2807.2318.882.6132.32.8135.7
    1971New York YankeesALMLBnya23221bL-S-E-P5832381658121334002342613512.244.322.340.6622718116.193.096.2818.4915.501.8379.31.1127.6
    1972New York YankeesALMLBnya2323cL-S-E-P6521361340515250082200009.294.333.456.7891446211.221.162.3215.5615.282.7527.23.4727.5
    1973Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle724c-dhL-S-E-P7127437591181221468004657317213.270.339.403.74249417628.238.133.2799.3111.541.2431.22.8323.7
    1974Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle7251b-cL-S-E-P8128477581362361064123253112316.285.330.421.75151320139.201.136.3036.2410.331.6647.71.9528.7
    1975Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle726cL-S-E-P9922962268111732011433204213.230.266.345.61131610219.159.115.2354.4310.442.3642.32.2227.9
    1976Texas RangersALMLBtex927cL-S-E-P1011314132018000400001.419.419.5811.00031183.161.162.4620.0012.900.0031.03.2323.1
    1977Texas RangersALMLBtex928c-dhL-S-E-P1149119728704150082600021.235.283.395.6781274711.227.160.2706.3020.473.2529.83.1539.3
    1978Texas RangersALMLBtex929cL-S-E-P123494723403170162001300.245.282.383.665104367.191.138.2705.7719.233.3331.32.8830.4
    1979Texas RangersALMLBtex1730dhL-S-E-P131113163390120126122155520413.285.318.437.75533713824.199.152.3084.4516.323.6726.33.5626.7
    1980Texas RangersALMLBtex9311b-dhL-S-E-P147318212439112330142310316.236.290.313.6032005711.170.077.2617.0011.501.64182.00.5025.6
    1981Texas RangersALMLBtex9321bL-S-E-P1523582830170151010013.138.219.241.46064144.172.103.1497.8115.632.0058.01.5650.0
    MLB Totals (13 yrs)88326722596991161369391610190403194301782.262.312.392.70429151048198.200.130.2836.5213.832.1238.72.3728.3
    American League Totals (13 yrs)88326722596991161369391610190403194301782.262.312.392.70429151048198.200.130.2836.5213.832.1238.72.3728.3
    Minor League Totals1795809317331724108000000000.298.298.500.79858029062.202.202.2680.000.000.0024.24.1435.8
    Minor: A+ Totals128411621162141570000000000.282.282.462.74441119040.180.180.2550.000.000.0027.43.6534.5
    Minor: AAA Totals511693157103938000000000.337.337.592.92916910022.254.255.3000.000.000.0018.85.3338.6
    Cleveland Indians Totals (3 yrs)34712101393224693116413921436213742.266.318.396.714132347986.204.130.2776.9510.811.5539.02.3426.7
    Texas Rangers Totals (6 yrs)301800652053712213154481384110514.256.298.388.68686331060.193.132.2825.5615.992.8836.42.5529.3
    New York Yankees Totals (4 yrs)2356625517233316960350122917526.260.317.391.70872925952.202.131.2946.8616.742.4441.42.1930.2
    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
    1969New York YankeesALMLB20C1500.0837219290.9786.000.009.368.24
    1970New York YankeesALMLB21C200.01210013131.0006.500.001.22.63
    1970New York YankeesALMLB211B5300.044937435490486.9929.200.0032.767.92
    1970New York YankeesALMLB213B500.0031043.7500.600.003.16.44
    1971New York YankeesALMLB22C200.0000000.0000.000.001.22.43
    1971New York YankeesALMLB221B6500.062535766667660.99010.200.0040.178.32
    1972New York YankeesALMLB23C250213.11271151143138.9655.500.6516.148.12
    1972New York YankeesALMLB231B8060.2631146564.9858.001.065.215.43
    1973Cleveland IndiansALMLB24C720620.13702785405397.9805.500.6444.456.72
    1973Cleveland IndiansALMLB241B12098.0117426123121.98410.101.237.49.42
    1973Cleveland IndiansALMLB24DH3800.0000000.0000.000.0023.529.92
    1974Cleveland IndiansALMLB25C4200.01561834177174.9834.100.0025.932.82
    1974Cleveland IndiansALMLB251B6900.066737657710704.99210.200.0042.653.91
    1974Cleveland IndiansALMLB25DH2100.0000000.0000.000.0013.016.42
    1975Cleveland IndiansALMLB26C8400.039644113451440.9765.200.0052.891.32
    1975Cleveland IndiansALMLB261B200.0171212018.9009.000.001.32.26
    1975Cleveland IndiansALMLB26DH300.0000000.0000.000.001.93.37
    1976Texas RangersALMLB27C700.02120023231.0003.300.004.363.63
    1976Texas RangersALMLB27DH300.0000000.0000.000.001.927.310
    1977Texas RangersALMLB28C1600.04020142421.0002.600.009.932.73
    1977Texas RangersALMLB281B800.04930052521.0006.500.004.916.32
    1977Texas RangersALMLB28DH1500.0000000.0000.000.009.330.63
    1978Texas RangersALMLB29C2200.08110419591.9584.100.0013.664.72
    1978Texas RangersALMLB29DH700.0000000.0000.000.004.320.68
    1979Texas RangersALMLB30C700.01610117171.0002.400.004.36.33
    1979Texas RangersALMLB301B3000.021611517232227.9787.600.0018.527.03
    1979Texas RangersALMLB30DH6200.0000000.0000.000.0038.355.91
    1980Texas RangersALMLB31C300.04000441.0001.300.001.94.13
    1980Texas RangersALMLB311B3900.024012222254252.9926.500.0024.253.42
    1980Texas RangersALMLB31DH2000.0000000.0000.000.0012.427.43
    1981Texas RangersALMLB321B1800.01408116149148.9938.200.0017.178.33
    1981Texas RangersALMLB32DH100.0000000.0000.000.001.04.33
    MLB Totals - (C)29708331306123331714621429.9774.801.720.00.00
    MLB Totals - (1B)304015825831493022427622732.9899.0017.270.00.00
    MLB Totals - (3B)500031043.7500.600.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)17000000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    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
    1969MLB-15---------
    1970MLB-253-5------
    1971MLB-265--------
    1972MLB-258--------
    1973MLB-7212-------38
    1974MLB-4269-------21
    1975MLB-842-------3
    1976MLB-7--------3
    1977MLB-168-------15
    1978MLB-22--------7
    1979MLB-730-------62
    1980MLB-339-------20
    1981MLB--18-------1
    Totals-297304-5-----170