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Fergie JenkinsTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1962-1983 MLB Years: 1965-1983
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Major Award Winner

PositionsP-664Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameFerguson Arthur Jenkins
Height6-5Weight210BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 13,1943 [74.364]PlaceChatham,Ontario
High SchoolChatham Vocational (Chatham,ON)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1962 by the Philadelphia Phillies.
Signing ScoutsTony Lucadello
MLB DebutSeptember 10,1965 [21.272]
OrganizationsCHN [10] TEX [6] PHI [5] BOS [2] Awards5Awards Voting12-444
TBC Player ID13306Retrosheet IDjenkf101MLBAM ID116522
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Player Notes:   Opening Day Starter for Chicago Cubs in 1967,1969-1973,1983, Texas Rangers in 1975,1979 and Boston Red Sox in 1976-1977 ... The Chicago Cubs retired his #31 on May 3, 2009
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts75Walks86Hittable60SO/BB91vsPower60Hitting38Durability76Team.510Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1962nullA+--Rel18720.9711011000065.034107019690000.824.71--2.639.553.63.778-
1962nullAAA--Rel18115.54303000013.018980560001.7712.46--3.464.151.20.500-
1962Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--Rel0831.7314014000078.0521915024750000.976.00--2.778.653.13.7271.62
1963nullA+--Rel191253.41200200000140.011066530591350001.217.07--3.798.682.29.706-
1963nullAAA--Rel19016.30404000010.0137703130001.6011.70--2.7011.704.33.000-
1963Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--Rel01263.60240240000150.012373600621480001.237.38--3.728.882.39.6671.75
1964nullAA--Rel201063.11210210000139.012461480421490001.198.03--2.729.653.55.625-
1964nullAAA--Rel20553.1611011000057.0402720034490001.306.32--5.377.741.44.500-
1964Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--Rel015113.12320320000196.016488680761980001.227.53--3.499.092.61.5771.75
1965nullAAA--Rel21862.95320320000122.010448400421120001.207.67--3.108.262.67.571-
1965Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi46Rel21212.19707006112.073322100000.735.111.461.467.305.00.6673.49
1966Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi30Rel22003.8610100002.03210120001.7111.57--3.867.712.00-2.13
1966Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31Rel22683.3160124821225182.0147756724511481101.097.271.192.527.322.90.4293.48
1967Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31ST2320132.803838020300289.02301019030832362001.087.150.932.587.342.84.6063.12
1968Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31ST2420152.634040020300308.0255969026652606101.047.450.761.907.604.00.5712.43
1969Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31ST2521153.214342123711311.028412211127712737101.148.210.782.057.893.85.5832.57
1970Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31ST2622163.394039124310313.026512811830602749001.047.620.861.737.884.57.5792.71
1971Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31ST2724132.773939030300325.030411410029372633401.058.420.801.027.287.11.6492.33
1972Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31ST2820123.203636023500289.025311110332621843101.097.871.001.935.722.97.6253.21
1973Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31ST2914163.89383807200271.026713311735571701001.208.871.161.895.652.98.4673.62
1974Texas RangersALMLBtex31ST3025122.824141029600328.028611710327452254201.017.840.741.236.175.00.6762.69
1975Texas RangersALMLBtex31ST3117183.933737022400270.026113011837561573001.178.701.231.875.232.80.4863.83
1976Boston Red SoxALMLBbos31ST3212113.273029112210209.0201857620431423101.178.660.861.856.113.30.5223.14
1977Boston Red SoxALMLBbos21ST3310103.682828011100193.0190917930361052001.178.861.401.684.902.92.5004.23
1978Texas RangersALMLBtex31ST341883.043430416430249.0228928421411572101.088.240.761.485.673.83.6922.91
1979Texas RangersALMLBtex24ST3516144.073737010300259.025212711740811644001.298.761.392.815.702.02.5334.41
1980Texas RangersALMLBtex31ST3612123.772929012000198.0190908322521295001.228.641.002.365.862.48.5003.68
1981Texas RangersALMLBtex31S/R37584.50191631020106.012255531440632001.5310.361.193.405.351.58.3854.26
1982Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31ST3814153.15343404100217.0221927619681343301.339.150.792.825.551.97.4833.56
1983Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31ST39694.30332941110167.017689801946962301.339.471.022.475.162.09.4003.91
MLB Totals - 19 Season(s)Filter2842263.3466459470267493774498.24142185316694849973192621801.148.280.971.996.383.20.5570.64
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter43263.0210201020000546.044322818302045330001.187.30--3.368.792.61.623-
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter14133.34500500000202.017591750841800001.287.80--3.748.022.14.519-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1063.11210210000139.012461480421490001.198.03--2.729.653.55.625-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1972.63310310000205.014476600782040001.086.32--3.428.962.62.731-
Chicago Cubs Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter1671323.2040134754154292562672.2240210619522716002038371401.128.090.912.026.863.40.559-
Texas Rangers Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter93723.5619719079017501410.0133961155816131589520301.178.541.032.015.712.84.564-
Boston Red Sox Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter22213.475857123310402.039117615550792475101.178.751.121.775.533.13.512-
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter212.45808006114.2105423120000.896.141.231.847.364.00.667-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings14113.343229313220220.0202918224491563101.148.280.971.996.383.20.5600.64
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings17103.02410410000220.017892740822150001.187.30--3.368.792.61.630-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1965Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi46p2171000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1966Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31p2260516701120032503000.137.185.235.42012257.240.098.157.1915.2643.868.331.7551.0028.57
1967Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31p233993514310100063508101.151.200.204.404194108.237.053.118.1885.5632.415.830.000.0028.57
1968Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31p2440100416401100164106000.160.208.230.438235112.259.070.120.2065.3636.616.830.89100.0031.25
1969Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31p254310861521190064204103.139.183.204.387224119.212.065.120.1815.0435.297.000.84108.0026.67
1970Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31p26401134142031100136010201.124.129.221.350255126.145.097.106.1540.7928.5736.002.3837.6735.71
1971Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31p27391151328716200074008202.243.282.478.7605514132.310.235.296.3395.3030.305.714.5519.1750.00
1972Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31p283610982011180053403001.183.219.239.458263117.257.056.101.2134.2729.066.800.85109.0015.00
1973Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31p29388421040040064007001.119.178.167.34514497.227.048.119.1666.1941.246.670.000.0040.00
1974Texas RangersALMLBtex31p30412110000000100000.500.500.5001.0001021.000.000.000.4610.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1982Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31p383467210200600023012100.149.147.179.32612280.222.030.030.1440.0028.750.000.000.0020.00
1983Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31p3933533132105001805000.245.259.321.58017359.289.076.094.2591.6913.568.000.000.0023.08
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter4508965414827613850141326066709.165.200.252.452226461010.239.087.132.0004.0632.287.951.2968.9231.08
Chicago Cubs Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter4028935314727613850141324066709.165.200.252.452225461007.238.087.132.0004.0732.177.901.2968.6931.29
Texas Rangers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter412110000000100000.500.500.5001.0001021.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter71000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16232319531025310015117024303.165.200.252.4528117364.239.087.132.0004.0632.287.951.2968.9231.08

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1965Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi21P7-12-1--111.0000.140.08-----7100.04.3
1966Chicago CubsNLMLBchn22P60-18211193-3330.9090.500.16-----60100.037.0
1966Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi22P1-2-------------1100.00.6
1967Chicago CubsNLMLBchn23P38-2892049247169.9721.820.24-----3997.423.6
1968Chicago CubsNLMLBchn24P40-3081441-555551.0001.380.18-----40100.024.7
1969Chicago CubsNLMLBchn25P43-3111447436561.9381.420.20-----43100.026.5
1970Chicago CubsNLMLBchn26P40-3131439415753.9301.330.17-----40100.024.7
1971Chicago CubsNLMLBchn27P39-3253148718679.9192.030.24-----39100.024.1
1972Chicago CubsNLMLBchn28P36-2892850228078.9752.170.2714863.6336100.023.2
1973Chicago CubsNLMLBchn29P38-2712153467874.9491.950.27161159.3238100.023.6
1974Texas RangersALMLBtex30P41-3282441436965.9421.590.20-----41100.025.6
1975Texas RangersALMLBtex31P37-2702739517166.9301.780.24-----37100.022.8
1976Boston Red SoxALMLBbos32P30-2091323-336361.0001.200.17-----30100.018.5
1977Boston Red SoxALMLBbos33P28-1932430415854.9311.930.28-----28100.017.4
1978Texas RangersALMLBtex34P34-2492937146766.9851.940.27-----34100.021.0
1979Texas RangersALMLBtex35P37-2592550357875.9622.030.29-----37100.022.8
1980Texas RangersALMLBtex36P29-1982423234947.9591.620.24-----29100.018.0
1981Texas RangersALMLBtex37P19-1061022-332321.0001.680.30-----19100.018.1
1982Chicago CubsNLMLBchn38P34-21718304-5248.9231.410.22-----34100.021.0
1983Chicago CubsNLMLBchn39P33-1671618--34341.0001.030.20-----33100.020.4
MLB Totals for P - 19 season(s)-   P664-4498363660494510721023.9541.540.23301961.256640.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1965Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi217----------
1966Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2260----------
1966Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi221----------
1967Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2338----------
1968Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2440----------
1969Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2543----------
1970Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2640----------
1971Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2739----------
1972Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2836----------
1973Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2938----------
1974Texas RangersALMLBtex3041----------
1975Texas RangersALMLBtex3137----------
1976Boston Red SoxALMLBbos3230----------
1977Boston Red SoxALMLBbos3328----------
1978Texas RangersALMLBtex3434----------
1979Texas RangersALMLBtex3537----------
1980Texas RangersALMLBtex3629----------
1981Texas RangersALMLBtex3719----------
1982Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3834----------
1983Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3933----------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1988Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAMinortex44Pitching Coach1416774.47513.54Toby Harrah
1989Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAMinortex45Pitching Coach1455986.40714.54Jim Skaalen
1995Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn51Pitching Coach1447371.50712.03Jim Riggleman
1996Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn52Pitching Coach1627686.46912.04Jim Riggleman
* 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 [5]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1971MLB Player of the Month (July) ... National League Cy Young Award2
1974AL Comeback Player of the Year ... American League Player of the Week (September 9-September 15)2
1978American League Player of the Week (April 24-April 30)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1984-03-19Released by Cubs. 
1981-12-08ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cubs. 
1981-11-13Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1977-12-14TradeTraded by Red Sox to Rangers for John Poloni and Cash. 
1975-11-17TradeTraded by Rangers to Red Sox for Craig Skok, Steve Barr and Juan Beniquez. 
1973-10-25TradeTraded by Cubs to Rangers for Vic Harris and Bill Madlock. 
1966-04-21TradeTraded by Phillies with John Herrnstein and Adolfo Phillips to Cubs for Bob Buhl and Larry Jackson. 
1962-06-15ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Phillies. 
* 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.