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

Jason JohnsonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1992-2013 MLB Years: 1997-2008
Follow TBC on Twitter and Facebook

Played in Japan

PositionsP-424, OF-18Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJason Michael Johnson
Height6-6Weight235BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 27,1973 [44.175]PlaceSanta Barbara,California
High SchoolConner (Hebron,KY)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1992 by the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Signing ScoutsSteve Demeter
MLB DebutAugust 27,1997 [23.304]
OrganizationsPIT [6] BAL [5] DET [2] BOS [1] CIN [1] CLE [1] LAN [1] NYA [1] TBA [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID1165Retrosheet IDjohnj007MLBAM ID116595
Research ToolsTrack this Player -- Intersect Player -- Compare Player -- Random Player
About Profile Data

Pitching Stats -- Batting Stats -- Fielding Statistics -- Other Pitching -- Baseball Jobs -- Transactions -- Awards -- Salaries
This player page is available for sponsorship:
Sponsor the Jason Johnson page  -  You can show your support to the The Baseball Cube by sponsoring all of a player's pages for only $10/year.

Player Notes:   Opening day starter for Detroit Tigers in 2004
About Sponsorships Program


Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts35Walks59Hittable37SO/BB46vsPower37Hitting0Durability52Team.473Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1992Gulf Coast PiratesGCLRkpit-Rel18203.6850500407.06330631001.647.36--7.363.680.501.000-
1993Gulf Coast PiratesGCLRkpit-ST19142.33990000054.0482214014390001.158.00--2.336.502.79.200-
1993Welland PiratesNYPLA-pit-ST19154.63660100035.033241809191001.208.49--2.314.892.11.167-
1993Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--ST0293.2415150100089.0814632023581001.178.19--2.335.872.52.182-
1994Augusta GreenJacketsSALApit-ST202124.03201911000102.211967465326912201.4710.430.442.816.052.16.143-
1995Augusta GreenJacketsSALApit-ST21354.3611110100053.2573226217423001.389.560.342.857.042.47.375-
1995Lynchburg HillcatsCaroA+pit-ST21144.9110100000055.0583730920412001.429.491.473.276.712.05.200-
1995Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--ST0494.64212101000108.211569561137835001.409.520.913.066.872.24.308-
1996Augusta GreenJacketsSALApit-ST22443.1114140110084.0824029225835201.278.790.212.688.893.32.500-
1996Lynchburg HillcatsCaroA+pit-S/R22146.5015510001044.0563732612270001.5311.371.222.445.482.25.200-
1996Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--S/R0584.282919101110128.013877618371105201.369.680.562.597.712.97.385-
1997Lynchburg HillcatsCaroA+pit-ST23843.7117170000099.0984341430927001.298.880.362.728.343.07.667-
1997Carolina MudcatsSouAApit-ST23334.08990100057.0563126616631001.268.790.942.519.893.94.500-
1997Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--ST01173.85262601000156.2154746710461558001.288.850.572.648.903.37.611-
1997Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit36Rel23006.0030300006.010442130001.8315.003.001.504.503.00-6.94
1998Durham BullsILAAAtba-ST24102.92220000012.064422140000.654.381.461.4610.227.001.000-
1998Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba41ST24255.7013130000060.0743838927362031.6811.101.354.055.401.33.2865.39
1999Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-ST25423.65880000044.0351918627472101.407.111.225.489.541.74.667-
1999Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal41ST25875.46222110000115.012074701655715131.529.361.254.295.541.29.5335.21
2000Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-ST26311.47880110055.032129221562000.965.240.333.449.162.67.750-
2000Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal41S/R261107.022513120030107.211995842161793041.679.951.765.106.601.30.0916.01
2001Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal16ST2710124.09323202000196.019410989287711490131.388.911.293.545.231.48.4555.12
2002Bowie BaysoxEastAAbal-ST28100.0011000005.04000160001.007.20--1.8010.806.001.000-
2002Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal16ST285144.59222201000131.014168671941974061.399.661.302.816.652.37.2634.44
2003Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal16ST2910104.18323200000189.221610088228011870101.5610.251.043.805.601.48.5004.72
2004Detroit TigersALMLBdet21ST308155.13333302100196.222212111222601257151.4310.161.012.755.722.08.3484.22
2005Detroit TigersALMLBdet21ST318134.54333301000210.023311710623499317061.349.990.992.103.991.90.3814.34
2006Wilmington Blue RocksCaroA+bos-ST32105.1411000007.010440011001.4312.86----1.290.001.000-
2006Louisville BatsILAAAcin30ST32019.0011000005.06651121001.4010.801.801.803.602.00.000-
2006Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-ST32203.32330100019.0157716120001.117.110.472.845.682.001.000-
2006Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorAAA--ST0314.65550100031.031171627152001.239.000.582.034.352.14.750-
2006Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle16ST32385.9614140000077.010855511022326021.6912.621.172.573.741.45.2734.94
2006Boston Red SoxALMLBbos18ST32047.36660000029.0412624313182001.8412.580.923.995.521.38.0004.58
2006Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin52Rel32003.1240400008.211531040001.2711.421.04--4.150.00-3.72
2007Seibu LionsJap PacIntl--Rel33144.35707000041.0442020410193001.319.580.872.184.141.90.200-
2008Las Vegas 51sPCLAAAlan50S/R341153.82201640030113.012755481530953001.3910.121.192.397.573.17.688-
2008Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan54Rel34125.2216214005029.0321917512203021.509.821.533.686.141.67.3335.42
2009Trenton ThunderEastAAnya-ST350214.5422000008.22014143482002.7720.773.124.158.312.00.000-
2009Scranton/Wilkes-Barre YanILAAAnya45ST35225.50770000037.2492723416141001.7311.710.963.823.350.88.500-
2009Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--ST0247.19990000045.0694137720223001.9213.401.363.884.271.10.333-
2011Camden RiversharksAtlInd-21ST370610.92880000029.2574236318155002.5317.290.915.464.550.83.000-
2013Amarillo SoxAmerAssocInd-ST39565.40191812011108.01357665731501001.5311.220.582.584.151.61.455-
MLB Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter561004.992552213461801354.01521831753181498810652541.4910.091.203.305.371.63.3591.76
Minor League Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter51583.97169149207280896.29174843976828973344501.349.170.682.897.332.54.468-
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter23113.58494542130285.0270130114311032409101.308.490.973.247.542.33.676-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter455.0712120100070.1804540921773001.4210.141.142.669.763.67.444-
A+ Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter11124.684333100010205.2222121107196216110001.389.710.832.717.052.60.478-
A Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter9213.78454413100239.025813910197419420401.389.660.342.777.262.62.300-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter154.63660100035.033241809191001.208.49--2.314.892.11.167-
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter342.491495004061.0542517020421001.217.92--2.936.162.10.429-
Ind Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter5126.59272612011137.11921181011049656001.7512.520.653.204.241.33.294-
Intl Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter144.35707000041.0442020410193001.319.580.872.184.141.90.200-
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter34534.84133120133030738.0790446398106314479281361.499.611.293.825.831.53.391-
Detroit Tigers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter16284.82666603100406.245523821845109218241111.3910.071.002.414.822.00.364-
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter125.2216214005029.0321917512203021.509.821.533.686.141.67.333-
Cleveland Indians Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter385.9614140000077.010855511022326021.6912.621.172.573.741.45.273-
Tampa Bay Rays Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter255.7013130000060.0743838927362031.6811.101.354.055.401.33.286-
Boston Red Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter047.36660000029.0412624313182001.8412.580.923.995.521.38.000-
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter003.1240400008.211531040001.2711.421.04--4.150.00--
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter006.0030300006.010442130001.8315.003.001.504.503.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings9164.99413651010220.0247135122298113111091.4910.091.203.305.371.63.3601.76
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings12143.97413652020220.022411897177117911101.349.170.682.897.332.54.462-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1997Augusta GreenJacketsSALApit-of232057913101740121700000.228.362.298.66017269.308.070.351.31517.3924.641.421.4557.0015.38
1997Carolina MudcatsSouAApit-p23911021002000200000.182.182.273.4553111.222.091.091.1960.0018.180.000.000.0050.00
1997Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         2968915201940121900000.221.338.294.63220380.292.073.309.29915.0023.751.581.2568.0020.00
1997Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit36p2331000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1998Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba41p2412000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1999Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal41p2512000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2000Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal41p2623000000000202000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.0040.000.000.000.000.00
2001Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal16p2723010000001200000.333.500.333.8331041.000.000.333.39825.0050.002.000.000.000.00
2002Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal16p2823000000000200000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
2003Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal16p2935110000001300000.200.333.200.533106.500.000.200.26616.6750.003.000.000.000.00
2004Detroit TigersALMLBdet21p3013000000000201000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2005Detroit TigersALMLBdet21p31332110011000000000.500.5002.0002.500412.0001.5001.5001.0080.000.000.0050.002.00100.00
2006Louisville BatsILAAAcin303212110000000000000.500.500.5001.000102.500.000.000.4450.000.000.000.000.000.00
2006Boston Red SoxALMLBbos18p3211000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2007Seibu LionsJap PacIntl--3371000000000000001.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2008Las Vegas 51sPCLAAAlan503421376820010001500000.216.216.270.48610237.364.054.054.2130.0040.540.000.000.0025.00
2008Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan54p34167000000000401001.000.000.000.000008.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter65322300110022004001.094.147.188.3356138.182.094.156.0005.2652.6310.002.6332.0033.33
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter5110716244011040123400000.224.303.290.593315119.319.066.215.00010.0828.572.830.84107.0020.83
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter22397920010001500000.231.231.282.51311239.375.051.051.0000.0038.460.000.000.0022.22
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter911021002000200000.182.182.273.4553111.222.091.091.0000.0018.180.000.000.0050.00
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2057913101740121700000.228.362.298.66017269.308.070.351.00017.3924.641.421.4557.0015.38
Intl Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter71000000000000001.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter10161200000021002000.125.222.125.3472020.333.000.125.00010.0050.005.000.000.000.00
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter167000000000401001.000.000.000.000008.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
Detroit Tigers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter345110011000201000.200.200.8001.000416.000.600.600.0000.0033.330.0016.675.00100.00
Tampa Bay Rays Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter12000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Boston Red Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter11000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter31000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1628057002200550010002.094.147.188.33515295.182.094.156.0005.2652.6310.002.6332.0033.33
Average Minor - Per 162 games16234051761303321303810800000.224.303.290.5939816378.319.066.215.00010.0828.572.830.84107.0020.83

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1992Gulf Coast Pirates GCLRkpit18P5--13--441.0000.80------5100.08.3
1993Gulf Coast Pirates GCLRkpit19P9--2101-1312.9231.33------9100.015.3
1993Welland Pirates NYPLA-pit19P6--163-107.7001.17------6100.07.8
1994Augusta GreenJackets SALApit20P20--6171-2423.9581.15------20100.014.7
1995Augusta GreenJackets SALApit21P11--16--771.0000.64------11100.08.0
1995Lynchburg Hillcats CaroA+pit21P10--310411713.7651.30------10100.07.2
1996Augusta GreenJackets SALApit22P14--66111312.9230.86------14100.09.9
1996Lynchburg Hillcats CaroA+pit22P15--482-1412.8570.80------15100.010.8
1997Augusta GreenJackets SALApit23OF18--3751-4342.9772.33------2090.012.7
1997Lynchburg Hillcats CaroA+pit23P17--812312320.8701.18------17100.012.1
1997Carolina Mudcats SouAApit23P9--152-86.7500.67------9100.06.6
1997Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit23P3-6-------------3100.01.9
1998Durham Bulls ILAAAtba24P2---3--331.0001.50------2100.01.4
1998Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba24P13-6024--661.0000.460.10-----13100.08.0
1999Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal25P8--37--10101.0001.25------8100.05.6
1999Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal25P22-115411211715.8820.680.13-----22100.013.6
2000Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal26P8--74--11111.0001.38------8100.05.6
2000Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal26P25-10734--771.0000.280.07-----25100.015.4
2001Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal27P32-196416412420.8330.630.10-----32100.019.9
2002Bowie Baysox EastAAbal28P1----1-1---------1100.00.7
2002Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal28P22-131812-420201.0000.910.15-----22100.013.6
2003Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal29P32321898243-3532.9141.000.17-----32100.019.8
2004Detroit TigersALMLBdet30P33331961017313027.9000.820.14-----33100.020.4
2005Detroit TigersALMLBdet31P33332101032424642.9131.270.20-----33100.020.4
2006Wilmington Blue Rocks CaroA+bos32P1--12--331.0003.00------1100.00.7
2006Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos32P3--251-87.8752.33------3100.02.1
2006Louisville Bats ILAAAcin32P1---3--331.0003.00------1100.00.7
2006Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle32P14147766--12121.0000.860.16-----14100.08.6
2006Boston Red SoxALMLBbos32P6629121-43.7500.500.10-----6100.03.7
2006Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin32P4-8-1--111.0000.250.13-----4100.02.5
2008Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAlan34P20--7121-2019.9500.95------2195.214.0
2008Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan34P1622914--551.0000.310.17-----16100.09.9
2009Trenton Thunder EastAAnya35P2--2---221.0001.00------2100.01.4
2009Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees ILAAAnya35P7--14-1551.0000.71------7100.05.0
MLB Totals for P - 11 season(s)-   P255120135357133179207190.9180.750.14-----2550.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 6 season(s)-   P49--2038216058.9671.18------490.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P12--353-118.7270.67------120.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P43--1632925748.8421.12------430.00.0
A Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P45--1329214442.9550.93------450.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF18--3751-4342.9772.33------180.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P6--163-107.7001.17------60.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P14--3131-1716.9411.14------140.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1992Gulf Coast Pirates GCLRkpit185----------
1993Gulf Coast Pirates GCLRkpit199----------
1993Welland Pirates NYPLA-pit196----------
1994Augusta GreenJackets SALApit2020----------
1995Augusta GreenJackets SALApit2111----------
1995Lynchburg Hillcats CaroA+pit2110----------
1996Augusta GreenJackets SALApit2214----------
1996Lynchburg Hillcats CaroA+pit2215----------
1997Augusta GreenJackets SALApit23---------18-
1997Lynchburg Hillcats CaroA+pit2317----------
1997Carolina Mudcats SouAApit239----------
1997Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit233----------
1998Durham Bulls ILAAAtba242----------
1998Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba2413----------
1999Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal258----------
1999Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal2522----------
2000Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal268----------
2000Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal2625----------
2001Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal2732----------
2002Bowie Baysox EastAAbal281----------
2002Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal2822----------
2003Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal2932----------
2004Detroit TigersALMLBdet3033----------
2005Detroit TigersALMLBdet3133----------
2006Wilmington Blue Rocks CaroA+bos321----------
2006Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos323----------
2006Louisville Bats ILAAAcin321----------
2006Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle3214----------
2006Boston Red SoxALMLBbos326----------
2006Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin324----------
2008Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAlan3420----------
2008Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3416----------
2009Trenton Thunder EastAAnya352----------
2009Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees ILAAAnya357----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2006Cleveland IndiansMLB Spring TrainingMLB32014.79550000020.2281111175101.7312.190.443.052.180.714.79.000
2008Los Angeles DodgersMLB Spring TrainingMLB34004.5051400008.0764163001.637.881.136.753.380.506.75.000
2009New York YankeesMLB Spring TrainingMLB35000.0001-100107.0100100000.141.291.290.000.0000.00.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 3 yrs013.791073001035.73617153138101.379.080.763.282.020.624.29.000

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2013Amarillo SoxAmerAssocIndIndy-39Pitching Coach1005248.5202.03Bobby Brown
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2001Tony Conigliaro Award (Overcoming Adversity)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2006-08-30ContractSigned by Reds 
2005-12-26ContractSigned by Indians 
2003-12-30ContractSigned as Free Agent by Tigers. 
2003-12-21Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1999-03-29TradeTraded by Devil Rays to Orioles for Angel Volquez and Danny Clyburn. 
1997-11-18Selected by Devil Rays from Pirates in expansion draft (Pick #14). 
1992-07-21ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Pirates. 
* 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
1997Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll23150,000-76637-1,182,177150,000150,000
1998Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll24170,000-81233-1,276,192170,000320,000
1999Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll25220,000-69328231,454,491200,000540,000
2000Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll26175,000-79544-1,394,248200,000715,000
2001Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll27350,000-54319401,897,758200,0001,065,000
2002Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll281,800,000-32411642,011,045200,0002,865,000
2003Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll292,900,000-236971++2,163,527300,0005,765,000
2004Detroit TigersTeam Payroll303,000,000-196578++2,070,100300,0008,765,000
2005Detroit TigersTeam Payroll314,000,000-169981++2,189,055300,00012,765,000
2006Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll323,500,000-214774++2,365,072327,00016,265,000
2006Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll323,500,000-2141474++2,365,072327,00016,265,000
2006Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll323,500,000-214774++2,365,072327,00016,265,000
2008Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll34390,000-75330-2,696,252390,00016,655,000
* 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