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Darrin JacksonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1981-1999 MLB Years: 1985-1999
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Played in Japan
Rated Prospect

PositionsOF-1501, LF-122, CF-121, RF-11, DH-5, P-1Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDarrin Jay Jackson
Height6-0Weight191BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 22,1963 [54.332]PlaceLos Angeles,California
High SchoolCulver City (Culver City,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Chicago Cubs [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (28th overall) of the 1981 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1985-CHN-#8
MLB DebutJune 17,1985 [21.300]
OrganizationsCHN [9] SDN [4] MIL [2] CHA [2] MIN [1] NYN [1] TOR [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID13217Retrosheet IDjackd002MLBAM ID116426
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed72Power64Contact43XBH58RBIs61Runs65Hitting58Durability60Team.477Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1981Gulf Coast CubsGCLRkchn-of1762210293950115184285313200.186.282.224.506476244.241.038.238.24711.4821.721.890.41210.0015.38
1982Quad Cities CubsMidwAchn-of181325298614623554858174710647300.276.338.367.70519433590.335.091.257.3217.9717.972.260.85105.8022.60
1983Salinas SpursCalifA+chn-of191295097012618565436123811149400.248.303.338.64117229564.303.090.212.2926.7419.682.921.0684.8323.02
1984Midland CubsTexAAchn-of201324966313418215541384910326220.270.337.405.74220135555.313.135.244.3358.8318.562.102.7033.0726.12
1985Pittsfield CubsEastAAchn-of2191325388210136087346405330.252.320.317.63710314367.303.065.172.2899.2617.441.880.82108.3317.07
1985Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-of2110400721011031000000.175.233.275.50811343.233.100.200.2316.9823.263.330.000.0042.86
1985Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         101365388912236197377405330.244.311.312.62311417410.296.068.175.2839.0218.052.000.73121.6719.10
1985Chicago CubsNLMLBchn30of21511010000000300000.091.091.091.1821011.125.000.000.0820.0027.270.000.000.000.00
1986Pittsfield CubsEastAAchn-of2213752082139282156442104311512810.267.320.415.73521645574.312.148.292.3257.4920.032.672.6134.6732.37
1987Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-of2313247481130325238113102611025330.274.313.508.82124160510.311.234.295.3485.1021.574.234.5120.6146.15
1987Chicago CubsNLMLBchn30of2375241000000000000.800.8001.0001.800515.800.200.200.7880.000.000.000.000.0025.00
1988Chicago CubsNLMLBchn30of2410018829501136204152812113.266.287.452.7398520197.284.186.229.3252.5414.215.603.0531.3340.00
1989Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-of25301201831417174072220020.258.310.483.7935812129.264.225.317.3505.4317.053.145.4317.1438.71
1989Chicago CubsNLMLBchn30of25458371940181261700011.229.281.313.59426589.277.084.145.2696.7419.102.831.1283.0026.32
1989San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn4of2525871018303120271700241.207.260.345.60530696.217.138.195.2557.2917.712.433.1329.0033.33
1989Totals for NL-NL         7017017377042014133400252.218.270.329.5995611185.246.111.171.2627.0318.382.622.1642.5029.73
1990Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-of2629981427405153092100200.276.330.469.799469109.297.193.316.3548.2619.272.334.5919.6033.33
1990San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn4of2658113102930393052401111.257.286.363.649416120.299.106.177.2884.1720.004.802.5037.6720.69
1991San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn4of271223595194121214953276623325.262.315.476.79117134394.265.214.295.3496.8516.752.445.3317.1036.17
1992San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn4of2815558772146235177014326106465421.249.283.392.67523045628.275.143.206.3014.1416.884.082.7134.5330.82
1993Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor14of29461761538805190285305009.216.250.347.5976113189.280.131.165.2664.2328.046.632.6535.2034.21
1993New York MetsNLMLBnyn3of29318741710170022201100.195.211.241.45221291.246.046.069.2042.2024.1811.001.1087.0011.76
1993Totals for MLB-MLB         7726319559062602107506109.209.237.312.5498215280.268.103.133.2453.5726.797.502.1443.8327.27
1994Chicago White SoxALMLBcha22of3010436943115173105171275632235.312.362.455.81716830403.344.143.233.3566.7013.902.072.4836.9026.09
1995SeibuJap PacIntl-31128506661462832068903410400000.289.333.474.80724051540.330.185.271.3536.3019.263.063.7025.3034.93
1996SeibuJap PacIntl-32126489421302131964100307000000.266.308.438.74621443519.278.172.254.3255.7813.492.333.6625.7433.08
1997Salt Lake BuzzPCLAAAmin-of3319801424331123051710000.300.349.450.79936786.371.150.250.3515.8119.773.401.1680.0029.17
1997Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin15cf33491301933213212042103202.254.272.354.626466139.278.100.146.2742.8815.115.252.1643.3318.18
1997Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil24lf332681722702152121002003.272.289.432.72135985.290.160.198.3132.3511.765.002.3540.5040.91
1993Totals for AL-AL         752112655915364163105205.261.279.384.6638115224.282.123.166.2922.6813.845.172.2342.2027.27
1998Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil24lf-cf3411420420491314201193710005.240.276.373.6497618214.276.133.176.2854.2117.294.111.8751.0036.73
1999Chicago White SoxALMLBcha22lf-cf35731492241914164132002104.275.288.430.7186414155.294.155.195.3081.9412.906.672.5837.2534.15
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter9602629311676114158031743171314801127181660.257.293.403.69610602092816.286.146.206.0004.6517.053.662.8432.8630.92
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter9033401495885147258142119968289732173727110.260.319.390.70913252533771.307.130.253.0007.6619.412.532.1541.9928.59
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter22081212721945103612624105018055550.270.314.483.79739291877.304.213.292.0005.7020.523.604.1022.5641.55
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter36013411833555653317863251262823131360.265.326.388.714520941496.310.123.245.0008.4218.852.242.2140.6426.48
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1295097012618565436123811149400.248.303.338.64117229564.303.090.212.0006.7419.682.921.0684.8323.02
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1325298614623554858174710647300.276.338.367.70519433590.335.091.257.0007.9717.972.260.85105.8022.60
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter62210293950115184285313200.186.282.224.506476244.241.038.238.00011.4821.721.890.41210.0015.38
Intl Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter254995108276496391321906417400000.277.321.456.777454941059.303.179.262.0006.0416.432.723.6825.5134.06
San Diego Padres Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter36011461432874164414022865213610111128.250.292.412.704472911238.270.162.230.0005.2517.213.283.5526.0531.71
Chicago White Sox Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter177518651562641467112307634339.301.341.448.78923244558.329.147.222.0005.3813.622.532.5137.0028.21
Chicago Cubs Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter157287387416372853114812124.258.287.408.69511726302.288.150.195.0003.6415.894.362.3241.0035.14
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter140285277120163532114712008.249.279.389.66811127299.280.140.182.0003.6815.724.272.0147.5038.03
Toronto Blue Jays Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter461761538805190285305009.216.250.347.5976113189.280.131.165.0004.2328.046.632.6535.2034.21
Minnesota Twins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter491301933213212042103202.254.272.354.626466139.278.100.146.0002.8815.115.252.1643.3318.18
New York Mets Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter318741710170022201100.195.211.241.45221291.246.046.069.0002.2024.1811.001.1087.0011.76
Average MLB - Per 162 games162444521141931453732281253310.257.293.403.69617935475.286.146.206.0004.6517.053.662.8432.8630.92
Average Minor - Per 162 games16261089159264157636125213137520.260.319.390.70923845677.307.130.253.0007.6619.412.532.1541.9928.59

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1991San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn4Rel27009.0010100102.03220200002.5013.50--9.00--0.00-5.86
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter009.0010100102.03220200002.5013.50--9.00--0.00-3.00
San Diego Padres Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter009.0010100102.03220200002.5013.50--9.00--0.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings009.001100110001100220.0330220220022000002.5013.50--9.00--0.00-3.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1981Gulf Coast Cubs GCLRkchn17OF61--121511127126.9922.07------6298.496.8
1982Quad Cities Cubs MidwAchn18OF132--266982283275.9722.08------132100.095.0
1983Salinas Spurs CalifA+chn19OF129--23715133265252.9511.95------129100.092.1
1984Midland Cubs TexAAchn20OF126--2861986313305.9742.42------13295.592.6
1985Pittsfield Cubs EastAAchn21OF89--2215-12262261.0002.54------9197.864.5
1985Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn21OF10--19---19191.0001.90------10100.07.1
1985Chicago CubsNLMLBchn21OF4--7---771.0001.75------580.02.5
1986Pittsfield Cubs EastAAchn22OF137--3201672343336.9802.45------137100.097.9
1987Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn23OF131--2901566311305.9812.33------13299.294.9
1987Chicago CubsNLMLBchn23OF5--1---111.0000.20------771.43.1
1988Chicago CubsNLMLBchn24OF74--11612-119117.9831.58------10074.045.7
1989Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn25OF29--6612-378781.0002.69------3096.720.1
1989Chicago CubsNLMLBchn25OF39--613226664.9701.64------4586.724.1
1989San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn25OF24--602326562.9542.58------2596.014.8
1990Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn26OF29--614-365651.0002.24------29100.020.1
1990San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn26OF39--631116564.9851.64------5867.224.1
1991San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn27OF98--243222247245.9922.50------12280.360.5
1991San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn27P1-2-------------1220.80.6
1992San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn28OF153--4361829456454.9962.97------15598.794.4
1993Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor29OF46--8621-8988.9891.91------46100.028.4
1993New York MetsNLMLBnyn29OF26--514-255551.0002.12------3183.916.0
1994Chicago White SoxALMLBcha30OF102--223211226225.9962.21------10498.190.3
1997Salt Lake Buzz PCLAAAmin33OF18--262-128281.0001.56------1994.712.6
1997Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin33CF44--934119897.9902.20------4989.827.2
1997Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil33LF21--251--26261.0001.24------2680.813.0
1997Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil33CF9--261-127271.0003.00------2634.65.6
1997Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil33RF3--4---441.0001.33------2611.51.9
1998Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil34LF55--3812-4139.9510.71------11448.234.0
1998Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil34CF43--652--67671.0001.56------11437.726.5
1998Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil34RF5--3---331.0000.60------1144.43.1
1998Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil34DH2---------------1141.81.2
1999Chicago White SoxALMLBcha35LF46--3811-4039.9750.85------7363.028.6
1999Chicago White SoxALMLBcha35CF25--6112-6462.9692.48------7334.215.5
1999Chicago White SoxALMLBcha35DH3---------------734.11.9
1999Chicago White SoxALMLBcha35RF3--4---441.0001.33------734.11.9
MLB Totals for OF - 9 season(s)-   OF610--134735141913961382.9902.27------6100.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 3 season(s)-   LF122--10133-107104.9720.85------1220.00.0
MLB Totals for CF - 3 season(s)-   CF121--245832256253.9882.09------1210.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 3 season(s)-   RF11--11---11111.0001.00------110.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 2 season(s)-   DH5---------------50.00.0
MLB Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1-2-------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 5 season(s)-   OF217--46233613501495.9882.28------2170.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF352--82740159882867.9832.46------3520.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF129--23715133265252.9511.95------1290.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF132--266982283275.9722.08------1320.00.0
Rk Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF61--121511127126.9922.07------610.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1981Gulf Coast Cubs GCLRkchn17---------61-
1982Quad Cities Cubs MidwAchn18---------132-
1983Salinas Spurs CalifA+chn19---------129-
1984Midland Cubs TexAAchn20---------126-
1985Pittsfield Cubs EastAAchn21---------89-
1985Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn21---------10-
1985Chicago CubsNLMLBchn21---------4-
1986Pittsfield Cubs EastAAchn22---------137-
1987Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn23---------131-
1987Chicago CubsNLMLBchn23---------5-
1988Chicago CubsNLMLBchn24---------74-
1989Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn25---------29-
1989Chicago CubsNLMLBchn25---------39-
1989San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn25---------24-
1990Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn26---------29-
1990San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn26---------39-
1991San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn271--------98-
1992San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn28---------153-
1993Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor29---------46-
1993New York MetsNLMLBnyn29---------26-
1994Chicago White SoxALMLBcha30---------102-
1997Salt Lake Buzz PCLAAAmin33---------18-
1997Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin33-------44---
1997Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil33------2193--
1998Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil34------55435-2
1999Chicago White SoxALMLBcha35------46253-3

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2000Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha36Broadcaster1629567.586--1Jerry ManuelLost in 1st Round (Mariners)
2001Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha37Broadcaster1628379.5128.03Jerry Manuel
2002Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha38Broadcaster1628181.50013.52Jerry Manuel-
2003Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha39Broadcaster1628676.5314.02Jerry Manuel-
2004Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha40Broadcaster1628379.5129.02Ozzie Guillen-
2005Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha41Broadcaster1629963.611--1Ozzie GuillenWon World Series (Astros)
2006Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha42Broadcaster1629072.5566.03Ozzie Guillen
2007Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha43Broadcaster1627290.44424.04Ozzie Guillen
2008Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha44Broadcaster1638974.546--1Ozzie GuillenLost in 1st Round (Rays)
2009Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha45Broadcaster1627983.4887.54Ozzie Guillen
2010Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha46Broadcaster1628874.5436.02Ozzie Guillen
* 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

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1999-11-05Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1999-01-26ContractSigned as Free Agent by White Sox. 
1998-10-22Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1997-12-06ContractSigned as Free Agent by Brewers. 
1997-10-27Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1997-08-30TradeTraded by Twins to Brewers for Mick Fieldbinder. 
1997-04-24ContractSigned as Free Agent by Twins. 
1997-03-31Released by Giants. 
1996-12-20ContractSigned as Free Agent by Giants. 
1994-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1993-12-28ContractSigned as Free Agent by White Sox. 
1993-12-20Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1993-06-11TradeTraded by Blue Jays to Mets for Tony Fernandez. 
1993-03-30TradeTraded by Padres to Blue Jays for Stoney Briggs and Derek Bell. 
1989-08-30TradeTraded by Cubs with Phil Stephenson and Calvin Schiraldi to Padres for luis salazar and Marvell Wynne. 
* 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
1985Chicago CubsTeam Payroll2160,000-51634-370,78060,00060,000
1987Chicago CubsTeam Payroll2360,000-59532-344,90660,000120,000
1988Chicago CubsTeam Payroll2463,500-6022515392,10762,500183,500
1989San Diego PadresTeam Payroll2590,000-5222435429,80262,500273,500
1989Chicago CubsTeam Payroll2590,000-5222235429,80262,500273,500
1990San Diego PadresTeam Payroll26145,000-5232226515,727100,000418,500
1991San Diego PadresTeam Payroll27100,000-62039-742,231100,000518,500
1992San Diego PadresTeam Payroll28805,000-2941164962,245109,0001,323,500
1993Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll292,100,000-1731281++968,431109,0003,423,500
1993New York MetsTeam Payroll292,100,000-173981++968,431109,0003,423,500
1994Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll30750,000-2941468957,101109,0004,173,500
1997Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll33275,000-48816461,182,177150,0004,448,500
1997Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll33275,000-48818461,182,177150,0004,448,500
1998Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll34550,000-40916551,276,192170,0004,998,500
1999Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll35425,000-4887461,454,491200,0005,423,500
* 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