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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Joseph Thomas Hesketh
Stat Years
1980-1994  [mlb] 1984-1994
Height/Weight
6-2 / 170
Bats/Throws
Right / Left
Positions
P (420)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
Death
High School
Hamburg Central (Hamburg,NY)
Colleges
University at Buffalo (Buffalo, New York)
Draft
Selected by the Montreal Expos in Round #2 (#50 overall) of the 1980 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Al Harper
MLB Debut
1984-08-07 - Boxscore  (Age: 25.173)
Service Time
Organizations
MON [10] BOS [5] ATL [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 12762 ... retro id: heskj001 ... mlbam id: 115866
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1980West Palm Beach ExposFSLA+mon-211---821.9211111100075.0713016432434001.378.520.483.845.163.601.34.800
    1980Memphis ChicksSouAAmon-211---104.05330000020.02013907202001.359.000.003.159.005.852.861.000
    1980Minor Totals: MONbyYearAA/A+----212---922.3714141100095.0914325439636001.378.620.383.695.974.071.62.818
    1982West Palm Beach ExposFSLA+mon-232---322.76882100045.2411614216241001.258.080.393.154.733.151.50.600
    1982Minor Totals: MONbyYearA+----231---322.79882100045.7411614216241001.268.160.403.194.783.191.50.600
    1983Memphis ChicksSouAAmon-243---643.0411114000074.0823825425221011.459.970.493.042.684.620.88.600
    1983Wichita AerosAmerAAAmon-243---555.0915152200088.1985350846411001.639.980.824.694.185.400.89.500
    1983Minor Totals: MONbyYearAA/AAA----242---1194.16262662000162.318091751271632011.559.990.673.943.505.050.89.550
    1984Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon29254---1233.05222251000147.2120605085413510031.187.310.493.298.233.662.50.800
    1984Montreal ExposNLMLBmon38254Log - Sp - Ext - Perf221.801151126145.038129215321301.187.600.403.006.402.402.13.500
    1984Minor Totals: MONbyYearAAA----251---1233.06222251000147.7120605085413510031.187.340.493.308.253.672.50.800
    1984MLB Totals: MONbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf221.801151126145.038129215321301.187.600.403.006.402.402.13.500
    1985Montreal ExposNLMLBmon38265Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1052.49252521000155.1125524310451133301.097.240.582.616.553.012.51.667
    1985MLB Totals: MONbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1052.50252521000155.3125524310451133301.107.250.582.616.563.022.51.667
    1986Montreal ExposNLMLBmon38276Log - Sp - Ext - Perf655.0115150000082.29246461131674321.4910.021.203.377.295.012.16.545
    1986MLB Totals: MONbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf655.0415150000082.79246461131674321.5010.071.203.397.345.042.16.545
    1987Gulf Coast Expos GCLRkmon-287---008.3121000104.17440081001.6214.540.000.0016.628.310.00.000
    1987Jacksonville ExposSouAAmon-287---102.29630013119.2186514221001.128.240.461.8310.072.755.501.000
    1987Montreal ExposNLMLBmon38287Log - Sp - Ext - Perf003.1418000318128.2231210215311021.337.220.634.719.733.772.07.000
    1987Minor Totals: MONbyYearRk/AA----282---103.38840014124.02510914302001.219.380.381.5011.253.757.501.000
    1987MLB Totals: MONbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf003.1918000318128.7231210215311021.357.340.644.799.893.832.07.000
    1988Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-298---003.27800038211.0105415160001.368.180.824.0913.094.093.20.000
    1988Montreal ExposNLMLBmon38298Log - Sp - Ext - Perf432.85600002360972.2633023135645101.357.800.124.337.933.721.83.571
    1988Minor Totals: MONbyYearAAA----291---003.27800038211.0105415160001.368.180.824.0913.094.093.20.000
    1988MLB Totals: MONbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf432.87600002360972.7633023135645101.367.850.124.367.983.741.83.571
    1989Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-309---003.8651003419.111440591001.7110.610.004.828.683.861.80.000
    1989Montreal ExposNLMLBmon38309Log - Sp - Ext - Perf645.77430001743348.1543431526441301.6610.060.934.848.196.331.69.600
    1989Minor Totals: MONbyYearAAA----301---003.9651003419.311440591001.7610.880.004.958.903.961.80.000
    1989MLB Totals: MONbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf645.80430001743348.3543431526441301.6610.100.944.868.236.361.69.600
    1990Montreal ExposNLMLBmon383110Log - Sp - Ext - Perf100.0020000203.02000230001.336.000.006.009.000.001.501.000
    1990Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl383110Log - Sp - Ext - Perf025.81310001531531.0302320512215011.358.711.453.486.106.681.75.000
    1990Boston Red SoxALMLBbos553110Log - Sp - Ext - Perf043.5112200410025.2371210211263001.8712.970.703.869.124.212.36.000
    1990MLB Totals: MON-ATL-BOSbyYearMLB----313Log - Sp - Ext - Perf164.56452001943559.7693530725508011.5910.491.063.807.605.322.00.143
    1991Boston Red SoxALMLBbos553211Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1243.293917005220153.1142595619531048001.278.331.123.116.103.461.96.750
    1991MLB Totals: BOSbyYearMLB----321Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1243.293917005220153.3142595619531048001.278.351.123.126.113.471.96.750
    1992Boston Red SoxALMLBbos553312Log - Sp - Ext - Perf894.36302510151148.2162847215581046021.489.810.913.516.305.091.79.471
    1992MLB Totals: BOSbyYearMLB----331Log - Sp - Ext - Perf894.37302510151148.7162847215581046021.489.840.913.526.325.101.79.471
    1993Boston Red SoxALMLBbos553413Log - Sp - Ext - Perf345.0628500823153.1623530429344201.7110.460.684.895.745.911.17.429
    1993MLB Totals: BOSbyYearMLB----341Log - Sp - Ext - Perf345.0828500823153.3623530429344201.7110.510.684.925.765.931.17.429
    1994Boston Red SoxALMLBbos553514Log - Sp - Ext - Perf854.26252000150114.01177054946836121.439.240.713.636.555.531.80.615
    1994MLB Totals: BOSbyYearMLB----351Log - Sp - Ext - Perf854.26252000150114.01177054946836121.439.240.713.636.555.531.80.615
    MLB Totals (13 yrs)60473.78339114427922521961.794746940485378726471691.388.870.803.546.804.391.92.561
    National League Totals (8 yrs)29213.5120545326016019466.742720918236181375201351.308.240.693.497.244.032.07.580
    American League Totals (5 yrs)31264.04134691019652495.05202602224919735127341.459.450.893.586.384.731.78.544
    Minor League Totals36163.2991751457164495.04782291812819434022041.368.690.513.536.184.161.75.692
    Minor: Rk Totals008.7821000104.37440081001.7115.370.000.0017.568.782.00.000
    Minor: A+ Totals1142.25191932000120.71124630648675001.338.390.453.595.023.441.40.733
    Minor: AA Totals843.10201740131113.71205739536644011.389.540.402.865.094.531.78.667
    Minor: AAA Totals1783.805038736123256.32391221081711020112031.368.400.603.877.064.291.83.680
    Montreal Expos Totals (7 yrs)29193.3517445324512914435.739718616231169354151341.308.210.643.497.323.852.09.604
    Boston Red Sox Totals (5 yrs)31264.04134691019652495.05202602224919735127341.459.450.893.586.384.731.78.544
    Atlanta Braves Totals (1 yrs)025.81310001531531.0302320512215011.358.711.453.486.106.681.75.000
    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. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1984Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-25p---12210111000000501000.100.100.200.3001121.100.100.2000.0045.450.000.00.00100.0
    1984Montreal ExposNLMLBmon3825pL-S-E-P11110110001002400001.100.250.100.3501210.200.000.16716.6733.332.000.00.000.0
    1985Montreal ExposNLMLBmon3826pL-S-E-P226440400010043005001.091.167.091.2585340.091.000.2867.5556.607.500.00.000.0
    1986Montreal ExposNLMLBmon3827pL-S-E-P315230000000021803001.000.080.000.0802800.087.000.0007.1464.299.000.00.000.0
    1987Jacksonville ExposSouAAmon-28p---461000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    1987Montreal ExposNLMLBmon3828pL-S-E-P4184000000000301000.000.000.000.000500.000.000.0000.0060.000.000.00.000.0
    1988Montreal ExposNLMLBmon3829pL-S-E-P5602100000002100000.000.500.000.5004001.000.000.00050.0025.000.500.00.000.0
    1989Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-30p---651000000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1989Montreal ExposNLMLBmon3830pL-S-E-P6432010000000100000.500.500.5001.000210.000.0001.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    1990Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl3831pL-S-E-P7311000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (7 yrs)2048626000200105809003.070.167.070.23710560.116.000.2149.5255.245.800.00.000.0
    National League Totals (7 yrs)2048626000200105809003.070.167.070.23710560.116.000.2149.5255.245.800.00.000.0
    Minor League Totals3312111000000601000.083.083.167.2501321.083.084.1670.0046.150.000.00.00100.0
    Minor: AA Totals61000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AAA Totals2711111000000501000.091.091.182.2731221.091.091.1670.0041.670.000.00.00100.0
    Montreal Expos Totals (6 yrs)1738526000200105709003.071.168.071.23910460.118.000.2149.6254.815.700.00.000.0
    Atlanta Braves Totals (1 yrs)311000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    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
    1980West Palm Beach ExposFSLA+21P1100.0616212422.9172.000.008.0100.08
    1982West Palm Beach ExposFSLA+23P800.0412201816.8892.000.006.0100.015
    1983Memphis ChicksSouAA24P1100.05150020201.0001.800.007.5100.010
    1983Wichita AerosAmerAAA24P1500.0816112524.9601.600.0011.0100.011
    1984Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAA25P2200.0625413531.8861.400.0014.3100.08
    1984Montreal ExposNLMLB25P11045.0261198.8890.700.186.8100.013
    1985Montreal ExposNLMLB26P250155.13220025251.0001.000.1615.596.28
    1986Montreal ExposNLMLB27P15082.228101110.9090.700.129.3100.012
    1987Jacksonville ExposSouAA28P600.0261098.8891.300.004.2100.016
    1987Montreal ExposNLMLB28P18028.2111032.6670.100.0711.1100.013
    1988Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAA29P800.00200221.0000.300.005.6100.015
    1988Montreal ExposNLMLB29P60072.26140220201.0000.300.2837.0100.04
    1989Montreal ExposNLMLB30P43048.139131312.9230.300.2526.5100.03
    1990Atlanta BravesNLMLB31P31031.0331076.8570.200.1919.1100.010
    1990Boston Red SoxALMLB31P12025.2031043.7500.300.127.4100.013
    1990Montreal ExposNLMLB31P203.01000111.0000.500.331.2100.019
    1991Boston Red SoxALMLB32P390153.11319113332.9700.800.2124.1100.06
    1992Boston Red SoxALMLB33P300148.2622413228.8750.900.1918.5100.07
    1993Boston Red SoxALMLB34P28053.12711109.9000.300.1717.3100.011
    1994Boston Red SoxALMLB35P250114.0510401915.7890.600.1321.7100.07
    MLB Totals - (P)339095847124169187171.9140.500.180.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)45001443526257.9191.300.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (P)1700721102928.9661.600.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (P)19001028414238.9052.000.000.00.00
    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 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
    1980Minor11----------
    1982Minor8----------
    1983Minor26----------
    1984MLB11----------
    1984Minor22----------
    1985MLB25----------
    1986MLB15----------
    1987MLB18----------
    1987Minor6----------
    1988MLB60----------
    1988Minor8----------
    1989MLB43----------
    1990MLB45----------
    1991MLB39----------
    1992MLB30----------
    1993MLB28----------
    1994MLB25----------
    Totals420----------