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Jim GideonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1975-1982 MLB Years: 1975-1975
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1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsP-61Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJames Leslie Gideon
Height6-3Weight190BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateSeptember 26,1953 [64.242]PlaceTaylor,Texas
High SchoolBellaire (Bellaire,TX)
CollegeUniversity of Texas (Austin,TX)

DraftedSelected by the Texas Rangers [Team Picks] in the 1st round (17th overall) of the 1975 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Detroit Tigers [Team Picks] in the 3rd round (68th overall) of the 1972 Amateur Entry Draft
MLB DebutSeptember 14,1975 [21.353]
OrganizationsMIN [2] TEX [2] Awards0
TBC Player ID11870Retrosheet IDgidej101MLBAM ID114762
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts15Walks40Hittable25SO/BB17vsPower25Hitting0Durability31Team.474Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1975TexasCollegeNCAAJrST211701.81181719500124.09336250461090001.126.73--3.337.892.371.000-
1975Texas RangersALMLBtex39ST21007.9411000005.27651521002.1211.121.597.943.180.40-6.82
1977Visalia OaksCalifA+min-S/R230213.5021100006.0101191943003.1715.001.5013.506.000.44.000-
1977Tacoma TwinsPCLAAAmin-S/R23239.801192100045.0485349643176002.029.601.208.603.400.40.400-
1977Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--S/R02510.2413103100051.0586458752219002.1610.241.249.183.710.40.286-
1979Orlando TwinsSouAAmin-ST25234.19761400043.0472520518134001.519.841.053.772.720.72.400-
1982Tulsa DrillersTexAAtex-S/R28256.35251114004289.01087263841545001.6710.880.814.135.441.32.286-
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter007.9411000005.27651521002.1211.121.597.943.180.40-4.24
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter6136.924527185042183.0213161141201118818001.7710.460.985.454.320.79.316-
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter239.801192100045.0485349643176002.029.601.208.603.400.40.400-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter485.643217154042132.015597831359679001.6210.540.884.014.561.14.333-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0213.5021100006.0101191943003.1715.001.5013.506.000.44.000-
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1701.81181719500124.09336250461090001.126.73--3.337.892.371.000-
Texas Rangers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter007.9411000005.27651521002.1211.121.597.943.180.40--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings007.94393900000220.0272233194391947839002.1211.121.597.943.180.40-4.24
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings7166.925432226052220.02561931692413310622001.7710.460.985.454.320.79.304-

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1975Texas RangersALMLBtex21P1-5-------------1100.00.6
1979Orlando Twins SouAAmin25P7--421176.8570.86------7100.05.0
1980Cedar Rapids Reds MidwAcin26P28--7334-4440.9091.43------280.020.0
1982Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex28P25--717212624.9230.96------25100.018.4
MLB Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1-5-------------10.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P32--1119323330.9090.94------320.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P28--7334-4440.9091.43------280.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1975Texas RangersALMLBtex211----------
1979Orlando Twins SouAAmin257----------
1980Cedar Rapids Reds MidwAcin2628----------
1982Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex2825----------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1982-02-02ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rangers. 
1980-01-01Released by Twins. 
1976-06-01TradeTraded by Rangers with Mike Cubbage, Roy Smalley, Bill Singer and Cash to Twins for Danny Thompson and Bert Blyleven. 
* 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.