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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Jay Campbell Buhner
Stat Years
1984-2001  [mlb] 1987-2001
Height/Weight
6-3 / 215
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
OF (1285) ... RF (557) ... DH (44) ... LF (10) ... 1B (1)
Draft Position
OF
Born Date/Place
Death
High School
Clear Creek (League City,TX)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the Pittsburgh Pirates in Round #2 (#36 overall) of the 1984 Amateur Entry Draft (Jan-Sec Phase) 2 Draft Instances
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1987-09-11 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.029)
Service Time
Organizations
SEA [14] NYA [4] PIT [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 1188 ... retro id: buhnj001 ... mlbam id: 111676
Relations
Brother of Shawn Buhner, Father of Gunnar Buhner
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1984Watertown PiratesNYPLA-pit-19of---165229437416395831425810240.323.427.537.96427412328.406.214.39615.3321.171.3825.43.2837.8
    1985Fort Lauderdale YankeesFSLA+nya-20of---2117409651211810117664657621440.296.392.469.86148119239.337.173.33713.5115.801.1737.22.2932.2
    1986Fort Lauderdale YankeesFSLA+nya-21of---33613924429173110153000110.302.368.532.9001557417.345.230.3409.6819.352.0019.94.5240.5
    1987Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-22of---4134502831402313185425512422260.279.351.514.86556325855.349.235.3129.7722.022.2516.25.5139.3
    1987New York YankeesALMLBnya5422ofL-S-E-P4722052001001600001.227.261.318.5792372.136.091.3134.3526.096.000.00.0040.0
    1988Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-23of---53812926335081811193330130.256.362.481.8431526213.372.225.28112.5021.711.7416.15.2639.4
    1988New York YankeesALMLBnya5423ofL-S-E-P52569813003130032530101.188.250.319.56976223.174.131.2383.9532.898.3323.03.9523.1
    1988Seattle MarinersALMLBsea4323ofL-S-E-P5601922843131102511256831214.224.320.458.7782238824.365.234.28411.2130.492.7219.24.4855.8
    1989Calgary CannonsPCLAAAsea-24of---6561964361121114544445600310.311.432.551.98324310824.464.240.37918.1123.051.2717.84.5339.3
    1989Seattle MarinersALMLBsea1924ofL-S-E-P658204275615193314195520100.275.341.490.83122610025.294.215.3338.4124.342.8922.73.9844.6
    1990Calgary CannonsPCLAAAsea-25of---713346710250071100100.206.333.412.74542143.412.206.22716.6726.191.5717.04.7642.9
    1990Seattle MarinersALMLBsea1925ofL-S-E-P751163164512073322175040116.276.357.479.8361857819.307.203.3559.1927.032.9423.33.7842.2
    1991Seattle MarinersALMLBsea1926ofL-S-E-P8137406649914427770153117624510.244.337.498.83547120245.382.254.27111.2524.842.2115.05.7345.5
    1992Seattle MarinersALMLBsea1927ofL-S-E-P91525436913216325790671146618212.243.333.422.75562922944.298.179.28211.2923.212.0621.73.9733.3
    1993Seattle MarinersALMLBsea1928ofL-S-E-P10158563911532832798251001442281112.272.379.476.85567526858.377.204.31514.8121.331.4420.94.0037.9
    1994Seattle MarinersALMLBsea1929ofL-S-E-P1110135874100234216801666352537.279.394.542.93643619448.444.263.28315.1414.450.9517.04.8248.0
    1995Seattle MarinersALMLBsea1930ofL-S-E-P1212647086123230401210160120126715.262.343.566.90953926663.430.304.26311.1322.262.0011.87.4251.2
    1996Seattle MarinersALMLBsea1931rfL-S-E-P131505641071532904413801841599010511.271.369.557.92666731473.433.286.29412.5923.841.8912.86.6047.7
    1997Seattle MarinersALMLBsea1932rfL-S-E-P141575401041311824010900119175501323.243.383.506.88966527360.483.263.27917.8926.321.4713.56.0245.8
    1998Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea-33rf---1524222002002200100.500.5711.0001.5717421.000.500.66728.5728.571.000.00.00100.0
    1998Seattle MarinersALMLBsea1933rfL-S-E-P1572244335971154500387111202.242.344.463.80728611323.377.221.27513.2924.831.8716.35.2439.0
    1999Seattle MarinersALMLBsea1934rfL-S-E-P168726637591101438006910050306.222.388.421.80934311225.459.199.29020.1229.151.4519.04.0842.4
    2000Seattle MarinersALMLBsea1935rfL-S-E-P1711236450922002682025998412310.253.361.522.88343019046.426.269.27313.7222.791.6614.06.0550.0
    2001Everett Aqua SoxNwstA-sea-36of---18310361023001200000.600.6361.3001.93611133.800.700.6679.0918.182.005.018.1850.0
    2001Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea-36of---1811345800390051310001.235.350.500.85040173.412.265.27812.5032.502.6011.37.5037.5
    2001Seattle MarinersALMLBsea1936lfL-S-E-P1819454102025008900003.222.340.400.74053184.356.178.23515.0916.981.1322.53.7740.0
    MLB Totals (16 yrs)14725013798127323319310965624792140656125441123.254.359.494.85359272474562.394.240.28713.3623.721.7816.25.2344.2
    American League Totals (16 yrs)14725013798127323319310965624792140656125441123.254.359.494.85359272474562.394.240.28713.3623.721.7816.25.2344.2
    Minor League Totals475168630049487168433219122554059315191.293.386.513.8991968865187.375.220.33812.9620.581.5920.14.2737.8
    Minor: A- Totals682394680173116131436010240.335.435.5691.00428513631.423.234.40615.0921.051.4021.73.8638.8
    Minor: A+ Totals15354889163271118107748010621550.297.386.485.87163626656.339.188.33812.5816.671.3330.42.8334.4
    Minor: AAA Totals2548991652514325516497132239628101.279.372.515.8871047463100.385.236.32012.6122.831.8116.45.2539.8
    Seattle Mariners Totals (14 yrs)14404922790125523119307951624788137553125341121.255.360.497.85758282445557.398.242.28813.5223.591.7416.05.2744.4
    New York Yankees Totals (2 yrs)3291818203140043130102.198.253.319.57299295.165.121.2594.0431.317.7530.33.0327.8
    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
    1984Watertown PiratesNYPLA-19OF6400.0106813115114.9911.800.0086.598.51
    1985Fort Lauderdale YankeesFSLA+20OF11300.02351274254247.9722.200.0080.796.61
    1986Fort Lauderdale YankeesFSLA+21OF3600.0847309491.9682.500.0025.9100.06
    1987Columbus ClippersILAAA22OF13300.02752066301295.9802.200.0095.099.31
    1987New York YankeesALMLB22OF700.01110112121.0001.700.004.3100.09
    1988Columbus ClippersILAAA23OF3800.0833118786.9892.300.0026.8100.05
    1988Seattle MarinersALMLB23OF5900.0134713142141.9932.400.0036.698.34
    1988New York YankeesALMLB23OF2200.0522205654.9642.500.0013.788.06
    1989Calgary CannonsPCLAAA24OF5600.097822107105.9811.900.0039.4100.04
    1989Seattle MarinersALMLB24OF5700.0106643116112.9662.000.0035.298.35
    1990Calgary CannonsPCLAAA25OF600.01410115151.0002.500.004.246.29
    1990Seattle MarinersALMLB25OF4000.0551205856.9661.400.0024.778.45
    1990Seattle MarinersALMLB25DH1000.0000000.0000.000.006.219.63
    1991Seattle MarinersALMLB26OF13100.02441554264259.9812.000.0080.995.62
    1992Seattle MarinersALMLB27OF15000.03141424330328.9942.200.0092.698.71
    1993Seattle MarinersALMLB28OF14800.0263862277271.9781.800.0091.493.71
    1993Seattle MarinersALMLB28DH1000.0000000.0000.000.006.26.38
    1994Seattle MarinersALMLB29OF9600.01781122191189.9902.000.0085.795.02
    1994Seattle MarinersALMLB29DH400.0000000.0000.000.003.64.010
    1995Seattle MarinersALMLB30OF12000.0180520187185.9891.500.0082.895.21
    1995Seattle MarinersALMLB30DH400.0000000.0000.000.002.83.22
    1996Seattle MarinersALMLB31RF14200.02511031264261.9891.800.0088.294.71
    1996Seattle MarinersALMLB31DH800.0000000.0000.000.005.05.33
    1997Seattle MarinersALMLB32RF15400.0294514300299.9971.900.0095.198.11
    1997Seattle MarinersALMLB32DH200.0000000.0000.000.001.21.36
    1998Seattle MarinersALMLB33RF7000.0127522134132.9851.900.0043.597.21
    1998Seattle MarinersALMLB33DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.45
    1999Seattle MarinersALMLB341B100.09001991.0009.000.000.61.110
    1999Seattle MarinersALMLB34RF8500.0127712135134.9931.600.0052.597.71
    2000Seattle MarinersALMLB35RF1040803.01764001801801.0001.700.2264.292.91
    2000Seattle MarinersALMLB35DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.99
    2001Everett Aqua SoxNwstA-36OF300.0000000.0000.000.004.0100.09
    2001Tacoma RainiersPCLAAA36OF600.01000010101.0001.700.004.254.59
    2001Seattle MarinersALMLB36LF10062.01300013131.0001.300.216.252.65
    2001Seattle MarinersALMLB36RF2011.02000221.0001.000.181.210.55
    2001Seattle MarinersALMLB36DH400.0000000.0000.000.002.521.15
    MLB Totals - (1B)1009001991.0009.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (LF)100621300013131.0001.300.210.00.00
    MLB Totals - (RF)5570814977317910151008.9931.801.240.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)83000153770261916331607.9841.900.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)4400000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (OF)2390047932910520511.9832.100.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (OF)1490031919104348338.9712.300.000.00.00
    A- Totals - (OF)6700106813115114.9911.700.000.00.00
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    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
    1984Minor---------64-
    1985Minor---------113-
    1986Minor---------36-
    1987MLB---------7-
    1987Minor---------133-
    1988MLB---------81-
    1988Minor---------38-
    1989MLB---------57-
    1989Minor---------56-
    1990MLB---------4010
    1990Minor---------6-
    1991MLB---------131-
    1992MLB---------150-
    1993MLB---------14810
    1994MLB---------964
    1995MLB---------1204
    1996MLB--------142-8
    1997MLB--------154-2
    1998MLB--------70-1
    1999MLB--1-----85--
    2000MLB--------104-1
    2001MLB------10-2-4
    2001Minor---------9-
    Totals--1---10-557128544