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Jeff AbbottTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1991-2003 MLB Years: 1997-2001
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PositionsOF-477, SS-113, CF-81, LF-63, RF-55, DH-12Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJeffrey William Abbott
Height6-2Weight200BatsRightThrowsLeft
Born DateAugust 17,1972 [46.158]PlaceAtlanta,Georgia
High SchoolDunwoody (Dunwoody,GA)
CollegeUniversity of Kentucky (Lexington,KY), Cal State Fullerton (Fullerton,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Chicago White Sox [Team Picks] in the 4th round (117th overall) of the 1994 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Chicago White Sox [Team Picks] in the 32nd round (901st overall) of the 1993 Amateur Entry Draft
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1995-MLB-#6 ... 1996-MLB-#91 ... 1996-MLB-#2 ... 1997-MLB-#80 ... 1997-CHA-#2
MLB DebutJune 10,1997 [24.297]
OrganizationsCHA [7] MIA [1] SEA [1] BOS [1] Awards6
TBC Player ID1322Retrosheet IDabboj002MLBAM ID110010
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Player Notes:   Inducted into the University of Kentucky Athletics Hall of Fame in 2011
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed49Power62Contact76XBH55RBIs58Runs52Hitting77Durability56Team.523Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1991University of KentuckySECNCAA-1cf-lf185114839458001611421900000.304.458.358.816538190.349.054.338.38822.1110.000.450.000.0017.78
1992University of KentuckySECNCAA-1cf-lf19542107079182134961402300000.376.476.6671.14314033250.379.291.505.50216.009.200.585.2016.1541.77
1994University of KentuckySECNCAA-1cf-lf21552296810224423641311232100000.445.496.8861.38220351252.427.441.550.5739.138.330.919.139.9650.00
1994Gulf Coast White SoxGCLRkcha-of21415471013214000001.467.579.7331.31211219.429.266.600.55821.050.000.005.2615.0028.57
1994Hickory CrawdadsSALAcha-of2163224478816664821383311114.393.481.5981.07913428265.441.205.379.46614.3412.450.872.2637.3331.82
1994Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         67239519517675142423311115.397.488.6071.09514530284.440.210.393.47214.7911.620.792.4634.1431.58
1995Prince William CannonsCaroA+cha-of2270264419216044771262521508.348.404.455.85912020298.367.107.227.3828.728.390.961.3466.0021.74
1995Birmingham BaronsSouAAcha-of2255197256311132813192023223.320.382.431.8138515223.341.111.198.3608.528.971.051.3565.6723.81
1995Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         12546166155271775844545447211.336.395.445.84020535521.356.109.215.3738.648.641.001.3465.8622.58
1996Nashville SoundsAmerAAAcha-of231134406414327114601243250210112.325.373.486.85921442475.343.161.252.3766.7410.531.562.9531.4329.37
1997Nashville SoundsAmerAAAcha-ss241184658815235311631274152523012.327.385.486.87122649516.348.159.258.3837.9510.081.272.1342.2732.24
1997Chicago White SoxALMLBcha45lf-rf2419388101012000600003.263.263.368.63114238.290.105.105.2760.0015.790.002.6338.0020.00
1998Chicago White SoxALMLBcha45cf-rf2589244336814112413392802512.279.298.492.79012027260.268.213.250.3343.4610.773.114.6220.3339.71
1999Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha-of2667277428824193723162702416.318.350.509.85914134299.322.191.245.3675.359.031.693.0130.7838.64
1999Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25lf2617575900261151201104.158.222.263.48515264.159.105.193.2207.8118.752.403.1328.5022.22
2000Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25cf-lf2780215315915132921213822112.274.343.395.7388519241.320.121.223.3288.7115.771.811.2471.6732.20
2001Brevard County ManateesFSLA+flo-of2838220002001100100.250.300.250.5502010.250.000.125.24810.0010.001.000.000.000.00
2001Portland Sea DogsEastAAflo-of287264121026012000010.462.500.7311.23119328.417.269.308.5157.140.000.007.1413.0025.00
2001Calgary CannonsPCLAAAflo-of28471752556909241263301303.320.337.526.8639218185.346.206.234.3643.2417.845.504.8619.4432.14
2001Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor         57209317010011321393401413.335.356.541.89711321223.351.206.239.3774.0415.253.784.9319.0030.00
2001Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo18cf-rf2828425113005003710001.262.326.333.65914346.314.071.143.2976.5215.222.330.000.0027.27
2002Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos32of2910036747104281104142254443627.283.331.447.77816439405.295.164.237.3356.1710.861.762.4736.7037.50
2003Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea-30415121000000200001.133.133.200.3333115.154.067.067.1430.0013.330.000.000.0050.00
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter233596821573321883653891357212.263.307.416.72324853649.281.153.218.0005.8614.022.392.7733.1133.76
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter651247339080916913693594325210287161425857.327.380.490.87012112512738.345.163.255.0007.6710.481.372.5235.8431.03
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter4491739267545124653225311812020811916441.313.358.483.8418401831895.329.170.246.0006.3310.981.732.8032.8133.58
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter62223297512153414212023233.336.395.466.86110418251.350.130.211.0008.377.970.951.9944.6024.00
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter73272439416044971272621608.346.401.449.85012220308.363.103.224.0008.778.440.961.3068.0021.28
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter63224478816664821383311114.393.481.5981.07913428265.441.205.379.00014.3412.450.872.2637.3331.82
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter415471013214000001.467.579.7331.31211219.429.266.600.00021.050.000.005.2615.0028.57
NCAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1605871772265063612920131056300000.385.478.6751.15339692692.389.290.480.00015.179.100.605.2016.3140.71
Chicago White Sox Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter205554771463021878653584257211.264.306.422.72823450603.279.158.224.0005.8013.932.402.9930.7834.25
Florida Marlins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter28425113005003710001.262.326.333.65914346.314.071.143.0006.5215.222.330.000.0027.27
Average MLB - Per 162 games16241457109231135843266323518.263.307.416.72317237451.281.153.218.0005.8614.022.392.7733.1133.76
Average Minor - Per 162 games1626159720142317891165271436214.327.380.490.87030162681.345.163.255.0007.6710.481.372.5235.8431.03

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1994Gulf Coast White Sox GCLRkcha21OF4--4---441.0001.00------4100.06.7
1994Hickory Crawdads SALAcha21OF59--106-2-108106.9811.80------6393.742.1
1995Prince William Cannons CaroA+cha22OF62--8834-9591.9581.47------7088.638.8
1995Birmingham Barons SouAAcha22OF42--5512-5856.9661.33------5576.429.2
1996Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcha23OF104--186521193191.9901.84------11392.072.2
1997Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcha24SS113--2376--2432431.0002.15------11895.879.0
1997Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24LF5--7---771.0001.40------1926.33.1
1997Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24RF4--7---771.0001.75------1921.12.5
1997Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24DH3---------------1915.81.9
1997Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24CF1--1---111.0001.00------195.30.6
1998Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25CF38--71-3-7471.9591.87------8942.723.5
1998Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25RF27--51-1-5251.9811.89------8930.316.7
1998Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25LF20--10---10101.0000.50------8922.512.3
1998Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25DH2---------------892.21.2
1999Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha26OF67--136431143140.9792.09------67100.046.5
1999Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26LF17--25-1-2625.9621.47------17100.010.6
2000Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27CF33-2185211-5453.9811.610.24-----8041.320.4
2000Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27LF20-13123---23231.0001.150.18-----8025.012.3
2000Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27RF16-1022611-2827.9641.690.26-----8020.09.9
2000Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27DH7---------------808.84.3
2001Brevard County Manatees FSLA+flo28OF3--3---331.0001.00------3100.02.2
2001Portland Sea Dogs EastAAflo28OF7--9---991.0001.29------7100.04.9
2001Calgary Cannons PCLAAAflo28OF44--7222-7674.9741.68------4793.630.8
2001Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo28CF9-6522-1-2322.9572.440.34-----2832.15.6
2001Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo28RF8-194---441.0000.500.21-----2828.64.9
2001Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo28LF1-1-------------283.60.6
2002Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos29OF85--173212176175.9942.06------10085.059.0
MLB Totals for CF - 4 season(s)-   CF81-28314615-152147.9671.810.52-----810.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 5 season(s)-   LF63-13265-1-6665.9851.030.49-----630.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 4 season(s)-   RF55-1218812-9189.9781.620.74-----550.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 3 season(s)-   DH12---------------120.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 4 season(s)-   OF300--5671384588580.9861.93------3000.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS113--2376--2432431.0002.15------1130.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF49--6412-6765.9701.33------490.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF65--9134-9894.9591.45------650.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF59--106-2-108106.9811.80------590.00.0
Rk Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF4--4---441.0001.00------40.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1994Gulf Coast White Sox GCLRkcha21---------4-
1994Hickory Crawdads SALAcha21---------59-
1995Prince William Cannons CaroA+cha22---------62-
1995Birmingham Barons SouAAcha22---------42-
1996Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcha23---------104-
1997Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcha24----113------
1997Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24------514-3
1998Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25------203827-2
1999Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha26---------67-
1999Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26------17----
2000Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27------203316-7
2001Brevard County Manatees FSLA+flo28---------3-
2001Portland Sea Dogs EastAAflo28---------7-
2001Calgary Cannons PCLAAAflo28---------44-
2001Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo28------198--
2002Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos29---------85-

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2000Chicago White SoxDiv SeriesMLB2711000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs11000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00

Awards [6]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
19942nd Team College All-American (OF) ... Southeastern Conference All-Conference Team (OF)2
1996American Association All-Star (OF) ... American Association Rookie of the Year2
1997American Association All-Star (OF) ... Triple A All-Star Team (OF)2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2001-12-20Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2000-12-09TradeTraded by White Sox to Marlins for Julio Ramirez. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2019 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
1997Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll24150,000-76641-1,182,177150,000150,000
1998Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll25175,000-75723151,276,192170,000325,000
1999Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll26255,000-62113311,454,491200,000580,000
2000Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll27255,000-60822321,394,248200,000835,000
2001Florida MarlinsTeam Payroll28300,000-57320361,897,758200,0001,135,000
* 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