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Jeff AustinTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1996-2005 MLB Years: 2001-2003
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Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick
Futures Game

PositionsP-193Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJeffrey Wellington Austin
Height6-0Weight185BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 19,1976 [41.246]PlaceSan Bernardino,California
High SchoolKingwood (Kingwood,TX)
CollegeStanford University (Stanford,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Kansas City Royals [Team Picks] in the 1st round (4th overall) of the 1998 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Montreal Expos [Team Picks] in the 10th round (283rd overall) of the 1995 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$2,700,000Signing ScoutsDave Herrera
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1999-MLB-#55 ... 2000-KCA-#7 ... 2001-KCA-#5
MLB DebutJune 26,2001 [24.250]
OrganizationsKCA [4] CIN [2] Awards4
TBC Player ID1276Retrosheet IDaustj002MLBAM ID406953
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Player Notes:   Member of the 1997 United States National Baseball team
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts61Walks51Hittable53SO/BB58vsPower53Hitting0Durability63Team.490Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1996Stanford UniversityPac10NCAA-1ST19643.8116151100189.29445389368814111.459.430.903.618.832.44.600-
1997Stanford UniversityPac10NCAA-1S/R20524.1425817000487.09748401628939001.4410.031.662.909.623.32.714-
1998Stanford UniversityPac10NCAA-1ST211243.11181808100133.011860468321369441.137.980.542.179.204.25.750-
1999Wilmington Blue RocksCaroA+kca18ST22723.77181800000112.010852471039975001.318.650.803.127.772.49.778-
1999Wichita WranglersTexAAkca26ST22314.46660000034.0401917111214001.4910.490.262.885.501.91.750-
1999Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST01033.93242400000146.2148716411501189001.359.080.683.077.242.36.769-
2000Wichita WranglersTexAAkca-ST23222.93660100043.033161434312000.866.910.630.846.497.75.500-
2000Omaha Golden SpikesPCLAAAkca-S/R23794.48231941110126.215085631635578101.4610.661.142.494.051.63.438-
2000Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST09114.08292542110169.21831017719398810101.319.711.012.074.672.26.450-
2001Omaha RoyalsPCLAAAkca8S/R24376.8828820009270.28956541427555201.6411.331.783.447.002.04.300-
2001Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca26Rel24005.5421021009026.0271716414273011.589.351.384.859.351.93-4.70
2002Omaha RoyalsPCLAAAkca25Rel25403.27390390013252.05424192154411101.329.290.342.587.572.931.000-
2002Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca26Rel25004.9110010006011.014660661001.8211.45--4.914.911.00-3.51
2003Louisville BatsILAAAcin25ST26424.34990000045.2462422519374101.429.070.993.747.291.95.667-
2003Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin51ST26238.58770000028.0282727921221001.738.892.866.676.991.05.4007.83
2004Gulf Coast RedsGCLRkcin-S/R27002.04541001117.285408141000.914.08--4.087.131.75--
2004Potomac CannonsCaroA+cin23Rel27005.79808003114.014992592001.369.001.293.215.791.80--
2004Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--S/R0003.691349004231.2221413213233001.116.250.573.696.541.77--
2005Long Island DucksAtlInd-26Rel28134.8228028006028.0271515417373001.578.681.295.4611.892.18.250-
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter236.75387310015065.06950491341555011.689.511.795.657.581.34.4002.83
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter30234.34142707221276514.25422902495316336542501.369.440.922.846.362.24.566-
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter18184.8199366311234293.0339189158379619328501.4710.331.132.935.882.01.500-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter533.6112120100077.0733531415526001.148.500.471.756.053.47.625-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter723.99261880031126.0122615612441067001.318.690.853.137.552.41.778-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter002.04541001117.285408141000.914.08--4.087.131.75--
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter134.8228028006028.0271515417373001.578.681.295.4611.892.18.250-
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter23103.605941189105309.2309153124339631732551.318.980.962.799.213.30.697-
Kansas City Royals Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter005.35310310015037.0412322420334011.659.970.974.868.031.65--
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter238.58770000028.0282727921221001.738.892.866.676.991.05.400-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings7106.751282410400510220.02321681654413818517031.689.511.795.657.581.34.4122.83
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings13104.3460303010113220.0231123106236915518201.369.440.922.846.362.24.565-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2003Louisville BatsILAAAcin252696000000001300000.000.143.000.143007.000.000.167.10114.2942.863.000.000.000.00
2003Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin51p2678010000000502000.125.125.125.2501010.333.000.000.1110.0050.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter78010000000502000.125.125.125.2501010.333.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter96000000001300000.000.143.000.143007.000.000.167.00014.2942.863.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter96000000001300000.000.143.000.143007.000.000.167.00014.2942.863.000.000.000.00
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter78010000000502000.125.125.125.2501010.333.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1621850230000000116046000.125.125.125.250230231.333.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games16210800000000185400000.000.143.000.14300126.000.000.167.00014.2942.863.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1999Wilmington Blue Rocks CaroA+kca22P18--5172-2422.9171.22------18100.013.0
2000Wichita Wranglers TexAAkca23P6--431-87.8751.17------6100.04.4
2000Omaha Golden Spikes PCLAAAkca23P23--916713225.7811.09------23100.016.1
2001Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca24P28--89121817.9440.61------28100.019.4
2001Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca24P21-26222-64.6670.190.15-----21100.013.0
2002Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca25P39--221-54.8000.10------39100.027.1
2002Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca25P10-11-------------10100.06.2
2003Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin26P772825-1771.0001.000.25-----7100.04.3
2004Gulf Coast Reds GCLRkcin27P5--14--551.0001.00------5100.08.8
2004Potomac Cannons CaroA+cin27P8---2--221.0000.25------8100.05.8
2005Long Island Ducks AtlIndy-28P28--22--441.0000.14------28100.020.0
Ind Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P28--22--441.0000.14------280.00.0
MLB Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P3876547211311.8460.290.17-----380.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P90--1927935546.8360.51------900.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P6--431-87.8751.17------60.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P26--5192-2624.9230.92------260.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P5--14--551.0001.00------50.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1999Wilmington Blue Rocks CaroA+kca2218----------
2000Wichita Wranglers TexAAkca236----------
2000Omaha Golden Spikes PCLAAAkca2323----------
2001Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca2428----------
2001Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca2421----------
2002Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca2539----------
2002Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca2510----------
2003Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin267----------
2004Gulf Coast Reds GCLRkcin275----------
2004Potomac Cannons CaroA+cin278----------
2005Long Island Ducks AtlInd-2828----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1999Phoenix Desert DogsArizona Fall LgMinor22134.06880000031.04116141821101.5811.900.292.326.102.634.65.250
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs134.06880000031.04116141821101.5811.900.292.326.102.634.65.250

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2007Stanford University CardinalsPac10NCAACollege-30Assistant Coach24915.37510.08Mark Marquess
2008Stanford University CardinalsPac10NCAACollege-31Assistant Coach241410.5832.02Mark MarquessCollege World Series Final-8, #5 in Nation
2009Stanford University CardinalsPac10NCAACollege-32Assistant Coach271314.4818.06Mark Marquess
2013San Jose State University SpartansWACNCAACollege-36Assistant Coach271116.4077.08Dave Nakama
* 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 [4]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
19961st Team College Freshman All-American (P)1
1997College World Series All-Tournament Team (P)1
1998Pac-10 Conference All-Conference (P) ... Pac-10 Conference All-Conference2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2004-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2004-04-07ContractSigned as Free Agent by Reds. 
2004-04-04Released by Reds. 
2003-03-06TradeTraded by Royals with Brian Shackelford to Reds for Damaso Espino and Alan Moye. 
1999-02-20Contractsigned 
* 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
1998Kansas City Royals-212,700,000-------2,700,000Signing Bonus out of 1998 Draft (1st round - 4th overall)
2001Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll24200,000-77138-1,897,758200,0002,900,000
2002Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll25205,000-74425182,011,045200,0003,105,000
2003Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll26300,000-70336-2,163,527300,0003,405,000
* 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