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Jon GarlandTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2013 MLB Years: 2000-2013
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Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick
World Series Champion

PositionsP-449Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJon Steven Garland
Height6-6Weight205BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateSeptember 27,1979 [38.297]PlaceValencia,California
High SchoolKennedy (Granada Hills,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Chicago Cubs [Team Picks] in the 1st round (10th overall) of the 1997 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$1,325,000Signing ScoutsSteve FullerService Time11.143 (2013)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1999-CHA-#8 ... 2000-MLB-#32 ... 2000-CHA-#2
MLB DebutJuly 4,2000 [20.281]
OrganizationsCHA [10] CHN [2] LAN [2] ANA [1] ARI [1] COL [1] SDN [1] Awards8Awards Voting1-1
TBC Player ID1152Retrosheet IDgarlj001MLBAM ID279782
Pitch Repertoire Sinker (35.49%) -- Fastball (25.81%) -- Slider (20.13%) -- Curveball (10.52%) -- Changeup (8.00%) -- Cutter (0.04%)
Fastball Velocity [2013] - 87.22 - [2011] - 88.35 - [2010] - 89.78
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts21Walks60Hittable45SO/BB39vsPower45Hitting9Durability72Team.525Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1997Arizona CubsArizRkchn-S/R17322.701073000040.0371412310393301.188.330.682.258.783.90.600-
1998Rockford CubbiesMidwAchn-ST18475.03191901000107.012469601145705101.5710.400.923.775.871.56.364-
1998Hickory CrawdadsSALAcha-ST18145.40550000026.2362016213192001.8412.150.674.396.411.46.200-
1998Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorA--ST05115.10242401000133.116089761358897101.6310.750.873.905.981.53.313-
1999Winston-Salem WarthogsCaroA+cha-ST19573.33191902100119.01095744739847001.248.240.532.956.352.15.417-
1999Birmingham BaronsSouAAcha24ST19314.38770000039.0392219418274001.469.000.924.156.231.50.750-
1999Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorA--ST0883.59262602100158.01487963115711111001.308.430.633.256.321.95.500-
2000Birmingham BaronsSouAAcha-ST20000.0011000006.040001100000.836.00--1.5015.0010.00--
2000Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha-ST20922.26161602100103.2992826332632001.268.590.262.785.471.97.818-
2000Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorA--ST0922.13171702100109.21032826333732001.248.450.252.715.992.21.818-
2000Chicago White SoxALMLBcha52ST20486.4615132001069.28255501040424011.7510.591.295.175.431.05.3335.56
2001Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha35ST21032.73550100033.0311010111260001.278.450.273.007.092.36.000-
2001Chicago White SoxALMLBcha52S/R21673.693516190081117.012359481655613041.529.461.234.234.691.11.4625.30
2002Chicago White SoxALMLBcha52ST2212124.58333301100192.21881099823831125091.418.781.073.885.231.35.5004.78
2003Chicago White SoxALMLBcha20ST2312134.51323200000191.21881039628741088041.378.831.313.475.071.46.4805.02
2004Chicago White SoxALMLBcha20ST2412114.89343311000217.022312511834761133041.389.251.413.154.691.49.5225.15
2005Chicago White SoxALMLBcha20ST2518103.50323203300221.0212928626471152071.178.631.061.914.682.45.6434.24
2006Chicago White SoxALMLBcha20ST261874.51333211100211.024711210626411124061.3610.521.111.754.772.73.7204.35
2007Chicago White SoxALMLBcha20ST2710134.23323202100208.0219114981957981041.329.460.822.464.231.72.4354.36
2008Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana20ST281484.90323201000196.22371161072359904081.5110.851.052.704.121.53.6364.76
2009Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari52ST298114.29272701000167.218890801952835061.4310.091.022.794.461.60.4214.62
2009Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan21ST29322.72660000036.037161149261001.279.170.992.236.442.89.6003.84
2010San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn27ST3014123.47333300000200.0176867720871366061.327.920.903.926.121.56.5384.41
2011Rancho Cucamonga QuakesCalifA+lan-ST31005.7911000004.26330030001.2911.57----5.790.00--
2011Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan21ST31154.33990100054.0552626620280121.399.171.003.334.671.40.1674.65
2013Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol27ST33465.8212120000068.0854544923324021.5911.251.193.044.241.39.4004.93
MLB Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter1361254.3736534223116912148.12260114810452637231156501631.399.451.103.024.841.60.5211.61
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter25263.57838036200477.04852231903116934123401.369.110.583.176.402.02.490-
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter952.37212103100136.21303836443892001.278.560.262.835.862.07.643-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter313.80880000045.0432219419374001.388.600.803.807.401.95.750-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter573.42202002100123.21156047739877001.258.370.512.846.332.23.417-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter5115.10242401000133.116089761358897101.6310.750.873.905.981.53.313-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter322.701073000040.0371412310393301.188.330.682.258.783.90.600-
Chicago White Sox Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter92814.412462232386911426.21482769700182473761300391.379.341.152.984.791.61.532-
San Diego Padres Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter14123.47333300000200.0176867720871366061.327.920.903.926.121.56.538-
Los Angeles Angels Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1484.90323201000196.22371161072359904081.5110.851.052.704.121.53.636-
Arizona Diamondbacks Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter8114.29272701000167.218890801952835061.4310.091.022.794.461.60.421-
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter473.6915150100090.09242371029541121.349.171.002.895.381.86.364-
Colorado Rockies Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter465.8212120000068.0854544923324021.5911.251.193.044.241.39.400-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings14134.37373521110220.023111710727741185061.399.451.103.024.841.60.5191.61
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings11123.57383713100220.022310287147815711201.369.110.583.176.402.02.478-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2001Chicago White SoxALMLBcha52p2142000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2002Chicago White SoxALMLBcha52p2222000000000001000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2003Chicago White SoxALMLBcha20p2322000000001001000.000.333.000.333004.000.000.500.23525.000.000.000.000.000.00
2004Chicago White SoxALMLBcha20p2424010000000001000.250.250.250.500105.250.000.000.2220.000.000.000.000.000.00
2005Chicago White SoxALMLBcha20p25322010001000100000.500.500.5001.0001021.000.000.000.4450.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2006Chicago White SoxALMLBcha20p2625210012000302000.200.200.8001.000417.000.600.600.3940.0042.860.0014.295.00100.00
2007Chicago White SoxALMLBcha20p2710000000000002000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2008Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana20p28212000001001000000.000.333.000.333003.000.000.500.23633.330.000.000.000.000.00
2009Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari52p2926583600010012603000.103.119.103.2226062.188.000.017.1031.6141.9426.000.000.000.00
2009Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan21p29612000000000810000.000.077.000.0770013.000.000.000.0570.0061.540.000.000.000.00
2009Totals for NL-NL         32703600010013413000.086.111.086.1976075.167.000.014.0951.3345.3334.000.000.000.00
2010San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn27p30345661210020061806100.214.286.232.51813169.308.018.125.2438.7026.093.000.000.008.33
2011Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan21p31811100000001304000.000.083.000.0830016.000.000.091.0586.2518.753.000.000.000.00
2013Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol27p331219031000000502001.158.158.211.3694121.214.053.053.1600.0023.810.000.000.0033.33
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter15217512242017001065122101.137.187.166.353293209.209.029.086.0004.7831.106.500.48175.0012.50
Arizona Diamondbacks Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter26583600010012603000.103.119.103.2226062.188.000.017.0001.6141.9426.000.000.000.00
San Diego Padres Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter345661210020061806100.214.286.232.51813169.308.018.125.0008.7026.093.000.000.008.33
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter14231000000011114000.000.080.000.0800029.000.000.043.0003.4537.9311.000.000.000.00
Colorado Rockies Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1219031000000502001.158.158.211.3694121.214.053.053.0000.0023.810.000.000.0033.33
Chicago White Sox Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter4517230013001507000.176.222.353.5756125.182.177.235.0004.0020.005.004.0017.0033.33
Los Angeles Angels Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter212000001001000000.000.333.000.333003.000.000.500.00033.330.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16218713262017001169123101.137.187.166.353313223.209.029.086.0004.7831.106.500.48175.0012.50

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1997Arizona Cubs ArizRkchn17P11--461-1110.9090.91------10110.020.0
1998Rockford Cubbies MidwAchn18P19--10181-2928.9661.47------19100.013.7
1998Hickory Crawdads SALAcha18P5--28--10101.0002.00------5100.03.6
1999Winston-Salem Warthogs CaroA+cha19P19--1323123736.9731.89------19100.013.8
1999Birmingham Barons SouAAcha19P7--25--771.0001.00------7100.05.0
2000Birmingham Barons SouAAcha20P1--1---111.0001.00------1100.00.7
2000Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha20P16--725-132321.0002.00------16100.011.2
2000Chicago White SoxALMLBcha20P15-692102-1412.8570.800.17-----15100.09.3
2001Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha21P5--64--10101.0002.00------5100.03.5
2001Chicago White SoxALMLBcha21P35-117817142625.9620.710.21-----35100.021.6
2002Chicago White SoxALMLBcha22P33-1921021-331311.0000.940.16-----33100.020.4
2003Chicago White SoxALMLBcha23P32321911630-146461.0001.440.24-----32100.019.8
2004Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24P34332172135235856.9661.650.26-----34100.021.0
2005Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25P32322211235114847.9791.470.21-----32100.019.8
2006Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26P333221112343104946.9391.390.22-----33100.020.4
2007Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27P32322082028144948.9801.500.23-----32100.019.8
2008Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana28P32321962526135251.9811.590.26-----32100.019.8
2009Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari29P27271671828435046.9201.700.28-----27100.016.7
2009Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan29P663635-1881.0001.330.22-----6100.03.7
2010San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn30P33332002136145857.9831.730.29-----3497.120.4
2011Rancho Cucamonga Quakes CalifA+lan31P1---1--111.0001.00------1100.00.7
2011Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan31P9954115-116161.0001.780.30-----9100.05.6
2013Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol33P121268621--27271.0002.250.402250.0-12100.07.4
MLB Totals for P - 13 season(s)-   P36528021471753411638532516.9701.410.242250.0-3650.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P21--1329-142421.0002.00------210.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P8--35--881.0001.00------80.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P20--1324123837.9741.85------200.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P24--12261-3938.9741.58------240.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P11--461-1110.9090.91------110.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1997Arizona Cubs ArizRkchn1711----------
1998Rockford Cubbies MidwAchn1819----------
1998Hickory Crawdads SALAcha185----------
1999Winston-Salem Warthogs CaroA+cha1919----------
1999Birmingham Barons SouAAcha197----------
2000Birmingham Barons SouAAcha201----------
2000Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha2016----------
2000Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2015----------
2001Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha215----------
2001Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2135----------
2002Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2233----------
2003Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2332----------
2004Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2434----------
2005Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2532----------
2006Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2633----------
2007Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2732----------
2008Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana2832----------
2009Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari2927----------
2009Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan296----------
2010San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn3033----------
2011Rancho Cucamonga Quakes CalifA+lan311----------
2011Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan319----------
2013Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol3312----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2005Chicago White SoxChamp. SeriesMLB25102.0011010009.04221170000.564.001.001.007.007.002.001.000
2005Chicago White SoxWorld SeriesMLB25002.5711000007.07421240001.299.001.292.575.142.005.14.000
2006Chicago White SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB26114.86431000016.225109036001.7313.500.001.623.242.005.40.500
2007Chicago White SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB27217.66651000024.2452321459002.0716.421.461.823.281.808.39.667
2008Los Angeles AngelsMLB Spring TrainingMLB28102.57440000014.01654213001.2110.291.290.641.933.003.211.000
2009Arizona DiamondbacksMLB Spring TrainingMLB29000.00000000037.01910321100.574.620.730.490.240.500.24.000
2010San Diego PadresMLB Spring TrainingMLB30115.60550000017.21511111610201.227.640.513.065.091.675.60.500
2011Los Angeles DodgersMLB Spring TrainingMLB31000.0022000004.2220014000.713.860.001.937.714.003.86.000
2013Colorado RockiesMLB Spring TrainingMLB33202.00550000018.01544265001.177.501.003.002.500.832.001.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 7 yrs733.32262420000132.71375649122438301.219.290.811.632.581.583.80.700
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs102.0011010009.0422117000.564.001.001.007.007.002.001.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs002.5711000007.0742124001.299.001.292.575.142.005.14.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2005Chicago White SoxWorld SeriesMLB2513000000000200000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
2006Chicago White SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB2611000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2007Chicago White SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB2711000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2010San Diego PadresMLB Spring TrainingMLB3055010001000302000.200.200.200.400107.500.000.0000.0042.860.000.000.000.00
2013Colorado RockiesMLB Spring TrainingMLB3312010000000100000.500.500.5001.0001021.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 4 yrs89020001000502000.222.222.222.4442011.500.000.0000.0045.450.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs13000000000200000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00

Awards [8]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1997High School All-American - 1st Team (P)1
2000Baseball America Minor League 2nd All-Star Team (SP) ... International League All-Star Team (SP) ... International League Most Valuable Pitcher ... Triple A All-Star Team (SP)4
2005AL Pitcher of the Month (April) ... American League Player of the Week (April 25-May 1) ... Baseball America Second-Team Major League All-Star (SP)3

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2013-06-10SPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Rockies33.257  
2013-06-08SPColorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for assignment33.255Team Roster on 2013-06-08
2013-03-24SPColorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0.5m)33.179Team Roster on 2013-03-24
2013-03-23PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Mariners33.178  
2013-02-10PSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to minor league contract33.136Team Roster on 2013-02-10
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-10-30Free AgentGranted free agency 
2011-09-30InjuredActivated from DL 
2011-06-04InjuredDisabled -- Right shoulder inflammation 
2011-04-15InjuredActivated from DL 
2011-03-30InjuredDisabled -- Left oblique strain 
2010-11-26ContractSigned by Dodgers 
2010-11-07Free AgentGranted free agency 
2010-01-26ContractSigned by Padres 
2009-08-31TradeTraded by Diamondbacks to Dodgers for a player to be named later (Tony Abreu) 
2009-01-29ContractSigned by Diamondbacks (1-year,mutual option 2010) 
2007-11-19TradeTraded by White Sox to Angels for Orlando Cabrera 
1998-07-29TradeTraded by Cubs to White Sox for Matt Karchner. 
1997-06-07Contractsigned 
* 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

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1997Chicago Cubs-171,325,000-------1,325,000Signing Bonus out of 1997 Draft (1st round - 10th overall)
2000Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll20175,000-79540-1,394,248200,0001,500,000
2001Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll21200,000-77133-1,897,758200,0001,700,000
2002Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll22275,000-60018342,011,045200,0001,975,000
2003Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll23375,000-53021342,163,527300,0002,350,000
2004Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll242,300,000-2541272++2,070,100300,0004,650,000
2005Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll253,400,000-203978++2,189,055300,0008,050,000
2006Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll267,000,000-106787++2,365,072327,00015,050,000
2007Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll2710,000,000-58493++2,459,737380,00025,050,000
2008Los Angeles AngelsTeam Payroll2812,000,000-53594++2,696,252390,00037,050,000
2009Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll296,250,000-143883++2,746,792400,00043,300,000
2009Arizona DiamondbacksTeam Payroll296,250,000-143583++2,746,792400,00043,300,000
2010San Diego PadresTeam Payroll304,700,000-188580++2,812,412400,00048,000,000
2011Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll314,442,023-2041278++2,722,607414,00052,442,023
2013Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll33500,00011.14362515313,023,990490,00052,942,0232013-02-10 - Signed to minor league contract
2013-03-24 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0.5m)
* 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