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Jerry Don GleatonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1979-1993 MLB Years: 1979-1992
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Drafted
1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsP-634Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJerry Don Gleaton
Height6-3Weight210BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateSeptember 14,1957 [61.005]PlaceBrownwood,Texas
High SchoolBrownwood (Brownwood,TX)
CollegeUniversity of Texas (Austin,TX)

DraftedSelected by the Texas Rangers [Team Picks] in the 1st round (17th overall) of the 1979 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Baltimore Orioles [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (44th overall) of the 1976 Amateur Entry Draft
MLB DebutJuly 11,1979 [21.300]
OrganizationsSEA [4] CHA [3] KCA [3] DET [2] TEX [2] MIA [1] PIT [1] SFN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID11938Retrosheet IDgleaj001MLBAM ID114860
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts52Walks51Hittable47SO/BB52vsPower47Hitting0Durability55Team.506Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1979TexasCollegeNCAAJrST211311.951715210300111.06729240631210001.175.43--5.119.811.92.929-
1979Tulsa DrillersTexAAtex-ST21324.89550100035.0371919315211001.499.510.773.865.401.40.600-
1979Texas RangersALMLBtex7S/R21016.5252300109.215770221011.7613.97--1.861.861.00.0003.25
1980Tulsa DrillersTexAAtex-ST221373.64252506100178.01798872176813810001.399.050.863.446.982.03.650-
1980Texas RangersALMLBtex27Rel22002.5750500207.05220420001.296.43--5.142.570.50-3.89
1981Spokane IndiansPCLAAAsea-ST23574.1513130710091.01045342439571001.5710.290.403.865.641.46.417-
1981Seattle MarinersALMLBsea43S/R23474.7520137103085.08850451038313021.489.281.054.013.270.82.3644.80
1982Lynn SailorsEastAAsea-ST241572.722424013200182.0175715516541327001.268.650.792.676.532.44.682-
1982Seattle MarinersALMLBsea27Rel240013.5030300104.27773210011.9313.505.793.861.930.50-12.57
1983Salt Lake GullsPCLAAAsea-ST25996.68242312000137.01891121021981739001.9712.391.255.314.780.90.500-
1984Salt Lake GullsPCLAAAsea-Rel26415.80292270013249.2623932617391001.5911.231.093.087.072.29.800-
1984Denver ZephyrsAmerAAAcha-Rel26111.8012012008320.0205404100001.209.00--1.804.502.50.500-
1984Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--Rel0524.65412390021569.2824436621491001.4810.590.782.716.332.33.714-
1984Chicago White SoxALMLBcha43Rel26123.4411110004218.0201272644011.429.820.982.951.960.67.3334.90
1985Buffalo BisonsAmerAAAcha-Rel27822.44380380026755.0621715221370001.5010.080.333.426.021.76.800-
1985Chicago White SoxALMLBcha46Rel27105.7631031009129.2371919313223001.6911.220.913.946.671.691.0003.83
1986Buffalo BisonsAmerAAAcha-Rel28433.22463431024778.0793428535770001.469.080.574.028.852.20.571-
1987Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-Rel29203.00615001015.014652690001.338.401.203.605.401.501.000-
1987Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca39Rel29444.26480480022550.2382824428444101.306.750.714.977.821.57.5003.82
1988Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-Rel30421.45150150011037.03076014401001.187.23--3.389.642.86.667-
1988Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca39Rel30043.55420420020338.0331715217292031.327.820.474.036.871.71.0003.51
1989Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-Rel31331.1124123009456.240127022573001.096.35--3.499.052.59.500-
1989Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca39Rel31005.6515015005014.0201090690101.8112.56--3.775.651.50-2.76
1990Detroit TigersALMLBdet48R/CL32132.945705700341382.2622727525562131.056.750.542.726.102.24.2503.26
1991Detroit TigersALMLBdet19Rel33324.06470470016275.0743734739471101.508.840.844.665.621.21.6004.37
1992Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAAsfn-Rel34113.2615015007019.02211704111101.3410.24--1.865.122.75.500-
1992Buffalo BisonsAmerAAApit-Rel34100.0050500316.22000320000.752.70--4.052.700.671.000-
1992Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--Rel0212.42200200010125.12411707131101.198.31--2.424.501.86.667-
1992Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit49Rel34104.2623023006031.2341615419181001.679.661.145.405.120.951.0005.09
1993Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAflo-Rel35313.99460460025765.0733029726462001.5210.060.963.586.341.77.750-
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter15234.25307162911012326443.043323221140199265214111.418.710.804.005.331.33.3951.39
Minor League Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter76463.7132797230304127311024.010885044238140974936101.469.530.713.586.561.83.623-
AAA Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter45303.942734323010112731629.06973262774527245818101.539.930.643.876.521.68.600-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter31163.335454020300395.03911781463613729118001.348.910.823.126.632.12.660-
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1311.951715210300111.06729240631210001.175.43--5.119.811.92.929-
Kansas City Royals Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter484.19105010500478102.1915548651826231.387.950.524.467.171.61.333-
Detroit Tigers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter453.471040104005015157.1136646112641033231.277.750.683.655.871.61.444-
Chicago White Sox Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter224.88421410013347.1573126519267011.5810.690.943.564.881.37.500-
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter104.2623023006031.2341615419181001.679.661.145.405.120.951.000-
Seattle Mariners Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter475.20231310104089.19557521340323031.509.501.304.003.200.80.364-
Texas Rangers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter014.861028003016.220990641011.5610.80--3.242.160.67.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings7114.251518143006013220.0213114104209813010251.418.710.804.005.331.33.3891.39
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings16103.7170214961277220.02331089117881608001.469.530.713.586.561.83.615-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1984Salt Lake GullsPCLAAAsea-p26301000000001000000.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.000.35350.000.000.000.000.000.00
1992Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAAsfn-p34150000000000001000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1992Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit49p34232000000001101000.000.333.000.333004.000.000.500.23525.0025.001.000.000.000.00
1993Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAflo-p35466000000000401000.000.000.000.000007.000.000.000.0000.0057.140.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter232000000001101000.000.333.000.333004.000.000.500.00025.0025.001.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter917000000001402000.000.125.000.1250010.000.000.143.00010.0040.004.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter917000000001402000.000.125.000.1250010.000.000.143.00010.0040.004.000.000.000.00
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter232000000001101000.000.333.000.333004.000.000.500.00025.0025.001.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16214000000007707000.000.333.000.3330028.000.000.500.00025.0025.001.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games16212000000002704000.000.125.000.1250018.000.000.143.00010.0040.004.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1979Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex21P5--15-1661.0001.20------5100.03.8
1979Texas RangersALMLBtex21P5-9-4--441.0000.800.44-----5100.03.1
1980Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex22P25--726443733.8921.32------25100.018.4
1980Texas RangersALMLBtex22P5-712--331.0000.600.43-----5100.03.1
1981Spokane Indians PCLAAAsea23P13--317312320.8701.54------13100.09.3
1981Seattle MarinersALMLBsea23P20-855121-1817.9440.850.20-----20100.018.3
1982Lynn Sailors EastAAsea24P24--1129134140.9761.67------24100.017.3
1982Seattle MarinersALMLBsea24P3-41---111.0000.330.25-----3100.01.9
1983Salt Lake Gulls PCLAAAsea25P24--719122726.9631.08------24100.016.9
1984Salt Lake Gulls PCLAAAsea26P29---71-87.8750.24------3096.720.7
1984Denver Zephyrs AmerAAAcha26P12---32-53.6000.25------12100.07.8
1984Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26P11-18111-32.6670.180.11-----11100.06.8
1985Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcha27P38--271-109.9000.24------38100.026.8
1985Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27P31-29-4--441.0000.130.14-----31100.019.1
1986Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcha28P46--2232-2725.9260.54------46100.032.4
1987Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca29P6---3--331.0000.50------6100.04.3
1987Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca29P48-50212111514.9330.290.28-----48100.029.6
1988Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca30P15--410--14141.0000.93------15100.010.6
1988Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca30P42-3833--661.0000.140.16-----42100.026.1
1989Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca31P24--181-109.9000.38------24100.016.4
1989Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca31P15-14-2--221.0000.130.14-----15100.09.3
1990Detroit TigersALMLBdet32P57-821111-1312.9230.210.15-----57100.035.2
1991Detroit TigersALMLBdet33P47-75411-115151.0000.320.20-----47100.029.0
1992Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn34P15--13--441.0000.27------15100.010.4
1992Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit34P5---2-1221.0000.40------5100.03.5
1992Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit34P23-31-6--661.0000.260.19-----23100.014.2
1993Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAflo35P46--37--10101.0000.22------46100.032.6
MLB Totals for P - 12 season(s)-   P307-4421868429086.9560.280.19-----3070.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 10 season(s)-   P273--23109114143132.9230.48------2730.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P54--1960588479.9401.46------540.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1979Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex215----------
1979Texas RangersALMLBtex215----------
1980Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex2225----------
1980Texas RangersALMLBtex225----------
1981Spokane Indians PCLAAAsea2313----------
1981Seattle MarinersALMLBsea2320----------
1982Lynn Sailors EastAAsea2424----------
1982Seattle MarinersALMLBsea243----------
1983Salt Lake Gulls PCLAAAsea2524----------
1984Salt Lake Gulls PCLAAAsea2629----------
1984Denver Zephyrs AmerAAAcha2612----------
1984Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2611----------
1985Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcha2738----------
1985Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2731----------
1986Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcha2846----------
1987Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca296----------
1987Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca2948----------
1988Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca3015----------
1988Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca3042----------
1989Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca3124----------
1989Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca3115----------
1990Detroit TigersALMLBdet3257----------
1991Detroit TigersALMLBdet3347----------
1992Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn3415----------
1992Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit345----------
1992Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3423----------
1993Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAflo3546----------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1993-01-25ContractSigned as Free Agent by Marlins. 
1992-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1992-08-03ContractSigned as Free Agent by Giants. 
1992-07-25Released by Pirates. 
1992-04-09ContractSigned as Free Agent by Pirates. 
1992-04-08Released by Royals. 
1992-01-31ContractSigned as Free Agent by Royals. 
1991-11-01Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1990-04-02TradeTraded by Royals to Tigers for Greg Everson. 
1986-11-15ContractSigned as Free Agent by Royals. 
1986-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1984-06-27TradeTraded by Mariners with Gene Nelson to White Sox for Salome Barojas. 
1980-12-12TradeTraded by Rangers with Steve Finch, Brian Allard, Ken Clay, Rick Auerbach and Richie Zisk to Mariners for Willie Horton, Leon Roberts, Larry Cox, Mario Mendoza and Rick Honeycutt. 
* 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

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YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1985Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll2760,000-51631-370,78060,00060,000
1987Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll2995,000-4282040344,90660,000155,000
1988Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll3062,500-60433-392,10762,500217,500
1989Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll3162,500-69133-429,80262,500280,000
1990Detroit TigersTeam Payroll32176,000-4852331515,727100,000456,000
1991Detroit TigersTeam Payroll33510,000-3291854742,231100,000966,000
1992Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll34400,000-3791753962,245109,0001,366,000
* 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