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Mike JeffcoatTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1978-1994 MLB Years: 1983-1994
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PositionsP-531Position when DraftedpPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJames Michael Jeffcoat
Height6-2Weight187BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateAugust 3,1959 [58.299]PlacePine Bluff,Arkansas
High SchoolPine Bluff (Pine Bluff,AR)
CollegeLouisiana Tech University (Ruston,LA)

DraftedSelected by the Cleveland Indians [Team Picks] in the 13th round (322nd overall) of the 1980 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the St. Louis Cardinals [Team Picks] in the 30th round (698th overall) of the 1977 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing ScoutsLeon Hamilton
MLB DebutAugust 21,1983 [24.018]
OrganizationsCLE [6] TEX [6] MIA [2] SFN [2] KCA [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID13292Retrosheet IDjeffm001MLBAM ID116512
RelationshipsFather of Drew Jeffcoat
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts35Walks74Hittable33SO/BB65vsPower33Hitting5Durability58Team.477Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1978Louisiana TechCollegeNCAAFrST18632.2411101530060.0271815057680001.394.03--8.5010.141.19.667-
1979Louisiana TechCollegeNCAASoST19415.11981410049.0383028042420001.626.93--7.667.661.00.800-
1980Louisiana TechCollegeNCAAJrS/R20553.1812102310068.0573224050690001.577.54--6.629.131.38.500-
1980Batavia TrojansNYPLA-cle-ST20433.9712111300068.0654030945716001.628.601.195.969.401.58.571-
1980Waterloo IndiansMidwAcle-Rel20006.0040400006.0121242371002.5018.003.004.5010.502.33--
1980Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--S/R0434.1416115300074.07752341148787001.699.361.345.849.491.63.5714.52
1981Waterloo IndiansMidwAcle-ST211083.86252503100147.015171639781099001.569.240.554.786.671.40.556-
1982Waterloo IndiansMidwAcle-ST22544.06990300062.0582928915680001.188.421.312.189.874.53.556-
1982Chattanooga LookoutsSouAAcle-ST22882.88181806200128.012249413511077001.358.560.213.587.502.10.500-
1982Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST013123.26272709200190.0180786912661757001.298.510.573.128.272.65.5202.74
1983Charleston CharliesILAAAcle-ST231284.53262516010167.01879584846967001.4010.080.432.485.172.09.600-
1983Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle54Rel23133.311129001032.232131211391111.388.820.283.582.480.69.2503.89
1984Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle46Rel24522.99631620012175.0822825724418111.419.800.842.874.901.71.7143.88
1985Phoenix GiantsPCLAAAsfn-ST25453.6210100200059.2642624119282001.229.651.661.364.223.11.444-
1985Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle46Rel25002.7990900309.28531640001.457.450.935.593.720.67-5.06
1985San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn33,46Rel25025.3219118007022.027131346101021.5011.051.642.454.091.67.0005.23
1986Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAAsfn-Rel26724.20540540018775.0814035731571001.499.720.843.726.841.84.778-
1987Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-ST271184.79262423120159.2193998514411013001.4710.880.792.315.692.46.579-
1987Texas RangersALMLBtex30ST270112.8622000007.01110104410002.1414.145.145.141.290.25.00011.73
1988Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-ST28952.80222206200157.01375349841954001.137.840.462.355.432.32.643-
1988Texas RangersALMLBtex30S/R280211.70523002010.01913131550022.4017.100.904.504.501.00.0005.17
1989Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-ST29443.2211110000072.2813126121501001.4010.030.122.606.192.38.500-
1989Texas RangersALMLBtex30ST29963.58222202200130.21396552733640141.329.570.482.274.411.94.6003.33
1990Texas RangersALMLBtex30S/R30564.4744123210115110.212257551228581021.369.920.982.284.722.07.4553.98
1991Texas RangersALMLBtex30Rel31534.63700700021179.21044641825433041.6211.750.902.824.861.72.6254.17
1992Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-S/R32214.22752101032.033201536201001.229.280.841.695.633.33.667-
1992Texas RangersALMLBtex30S/R32017.32633002019.22817162560001.6812.810.922.292.751.20.0004.26
1993Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAflo-Rel33434.14330330014354.058252526321001.189.610.330.995.305.33.571-
1994Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAflo-Rel34402.04230230010235.03110838261101.107.900.762.046.623.251.000-
1994Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-Rel34108.3130300104.06440220001.8512.46--4.154.151.001.000-
1994Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--Rel0502.72260260011239.2371412310281101.188.390.682.276.352.801.0003.46
1994Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo37Rel340010.1240400102.24332011001.5013.506.75--3.370.00-12.13
MLB Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter25264.372554521032607496.057627024349149242153161.4510.370.882.684.361.62.4901.30
Minor League Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter85593.8228316012333647121226.212796045218940386944101.379.370.652.956.372.16.590-
AAA Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter58363.91215971181834712815.08714033555721150721101.329.590.632.325.582.40.617-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter882.88181806200128.012249413511077001.358.560.213.587.502.10.500-
A Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter15123.98383446100215.022111295209618410001.479.250.844.027.701.92.556-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter433.9712111300068.0654030945716001.628.601.195.969.401.58.571-
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1593.393228412500177.2122806701491790001.536.18--7.559.071.20.625-
Texas Rangers Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter19194.711494110832366355.24232081873410017741121.4610.640.862.524.451.77.500-
Cleveland Indians Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter653.068338000161116.21224640943549221.409.330.693.294.131.26.545-
San Francisco Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter025.3219118007022.027131346101021.5011.051.642.454.091.67.000-
Florida Marlins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0010.1240400102.24332011001.5013.506.75--3.370.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings11114.37112209211263220.025311910722661067171.4510.370.882.684.361.62.5001.30
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings15113.825129226182220.02291089316721568001.379.370.652.956.372.16.577-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1985Phoenix GiantsPCLAAAsfn-p251014350002002402000.357.438.357.7955018.500.000.143.36911.1122.222.000.000.000.00
1985San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn33,46p25191000000001000000.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.000.35250.000.000.000.000.000.00
1986Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAAsfn-p26545020000000100000.400.400.400.800205.500.000.000.3610.0020.000.000.000.000.00
1987Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-p27271000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1991Texas RangersALMLBtex30p317011110010000000001.0001.0002.0003.0002111.0001.0001.0001.2970.000.000.000.000.00100.00
1993Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAflo-p33332000000000101000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1994Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAflo-p34234010000000100000.250.250.250.500104.333.000.000.2250.0025.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter892111001001000000.500.6671.0001.667213.500.5001.000.00033.330.000.000.000.00100.00
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter14726380002002803000.308.357.308.6658031.444.000.077.0006.4525.814.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter14726380002002803000.308.357.308.6658031.444.000.077.0006.4525.814.000.000.000.00
San Francisco Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter191000000001000000.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.000.00050.000.000.000.000.000.00
Texas Rangers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter7011110010000000001.0001.0002.0003.0002111.0001.0001.000.0000.000.000.000.000.00100.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1624222002002000000.500.6671.0001.667425.500.5001.000.00033.330.000.000.000.00100.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games16229390002002903000.308.357.308.6659034.444.000.077.0006.4525.814.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1980Batavia Trojans NYPLA-cle20P12--39-112121.0001.00------12100.016.4
1981Waterloo Indians MidwAcle21P25--10231-3433.9711.32------25100.018.4
1982Waterloo Indians MidwAcle22P9---4--441.0000.44------9100.06.5
1982Chattanooga Lookouts SouAAcle22P18--324-127271.0001.50------18100.012.6
1983Charleston Charlies ILAAAcle23P26--1034424844.9171.69------26100.018.6
1983Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle23P11-3224--661.0000.550.19-----11100.06.8
1984Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle24P63-75213-315151.0000.240.20-----63100.038.9
1985Phoenix Giants PCLAAAsfn25P10--56--11111.0001.10------10100.07.0
1985San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn25P19-22171-98.8890.420.36-----19100.011.7
1985Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25P9-915--661.0000.670.67-----9100.05.6
1986Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn26P54--610111716.9410.30------54100.038.0
1987Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex27P26--527223432.9411.23------2796.318.6
1987Texas RangersALMLBtex27P2-7-------------2100.01.2
1988Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex28P22--925--34341.0001.55------22100.015.6
1988Texas RangersALMLBtex28P5-10-2--221.0000.400.20-----5100.03.1
1989Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex29P11--1101-1211.9171.00------11100.07.6
1989Texas RangersALMLBtex29P22-1301318113231.9691.410.24-----22100.013.6
1990Texas RangersALMLBtex30P44-110410131514.9330.320.13-----44100.027.2
1991Texas RangersALMLBtex31P70-79213--15151.0000.210.19-----70100.043.2
1992Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex32P7--18-1991.0001.29------7100.04.9
1992Texas RangersALMLBtex32P6-1913-1441.0000.670.21-----6100.03.7
1993Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAflo33P33--38--11111.0000.33------33100.023.4
1994Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAflo34P23--19-110101.0000.43------23100.016.2
1994Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo34P4-2-------------4100.03.5
MLB Totals for P - 10 season(s)-   P255-495267538104101.9710.400.20-----2550.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 9 season(s)-   P212--4113787186178.9570.84------2120.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P18--324-127271.0001.50------180.00.0
A Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P34--10271-3837.9741.09------340.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P12--39-112121.0001.00------120.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1980Batavia Trojans NYPLA-cle2012----------
1981Waterloo Indians MidwAcle2125----------
1982Waterloo Indians MidwAcle229----------
1982Chattanooga Lookouts SouAAcle2218----------
1983Charleston Charlies ILAAAcle2326----------
1983Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2311----------
1984Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2463----------
1985Phoenix Giants PCLAAAsfn2510----------
1985San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn2519----------
1985Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle259----------
1986Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn2654----------
1987Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex2726----------
1987Texas RangersALMLBtex272----------
1988Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex2822----------
1988Texas RangersALMLBtex285----------
1989Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex2911----------
1989Texas RangersALMLBtex2922----------
1990Texas RangersALMLBtex3044----------
1991Texas RangersALMLBtex3170----------
1992Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex327----------
1992Texas RangersALMLBtex326----------
1993Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAflo3333----------
1994Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAflo3423----------
1994Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo344----------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2002Texas Wesleyan UniversityNCAANCAA-42Manager.000-- 
2003Texas Wesleyan UniversityNCAANCAA-43Manager.000-- 
2004Texas Wesleyan UniversityNCAANCAA-44Manager.000-- 
2005Texas Wesleyan UniversityNCAANCAA-45Manager.000-- 
2006Texas Wesleyan UniversityNCAANCAA-46Manager.000-- 
2007Texas Wesleyan UniversityNCAANCAA-47Manager.000-- 
2008Texas Wesleyan UniversityNCAANCAA-48Manager.000-- 
2009Texas Wesleyan UniversityNCAANCAA-49Manager.000-- 
2010Texas Wesleyan UniversityNCAANCAA-50Manager.000-- 
2011Texas Wesleyan UniversityNCAANCAA-51Manager.000-- 
2012Texas Wesleyan UniversityNCAANCAA-52Manager.000-- 
2013Texas Wesleyan UniversityNCAANCAACollege-53Manager26206.769--0 
2014Texas Wesleyan UniversityNCAANCAACollege-54Manager271512.556--0 
2015Texas Wesleyan UniversityNCAANCAACollege-55Manager231211.522--0 
* 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
1994-08-05Released by Royals. 
1994-07-18ContractSigned as Free Agent by Royals. 
1994-06-27Released by Marlins. 
1993-12-22ContractSigned as Free Agent by Marlins. 
1993-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1993-06-09ContractSigned as Free Agent by Marlins. 
1992-10-14Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1992-01-28ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rangers. 
1991-10-08Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1986-12-18ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rangers. 
1986-10-21Released by Giants. 
1985-05-07TradeTraded by Indians with Luis Quinones to Giants for Johnnie LeMaster. 
* 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
1985Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll2560,000-51627-370,78060,00060,000
1985San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll2560,000-51624-370,78060,00060,000
1987Texas RangersTeam Payroll2760,000-59518-344,90660,000120,000
1988Texas RangersTeam Payroll2862,500-60430-392,10762,500182,500
1989Texas RangersTeam Payroll2983,000-5492132429,80262,500265,500
1990Texas RangersTeam Payroll30185,000-4741633515,727100,000450,500
1991Texas RangersTeam Payroll31390,000-3641049742,231100,000840,500
1992Texas RangersTeam Payroll32109,000-68042-962,245109,000949,500
1994Florida MarlinsTeam Payroll3450,000-85638-957,101109,000999,500
* 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