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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Odell Jones
Stat Years
1972-1992  [mlb] 1975-1988
Height/Weight
6-3 / 175
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (403)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
High School
Compton (Compton,CA)
Colleges
El Camino-Compton Center (Compton, California)
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Pittsburgh Pirates in 1971
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1975-09-11 - Boxscore  (Age: 22.241)
Service Time
Organizations
PIT [6] BAL [2] TEX [2] TOR [1] SEA [1] MIL [1] CAL [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 13460 ... retro id: joneo001 ... mlbam id: 116712
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1972Niagara FallsNYPLA-----191---733.081100000079.0783427020530001.248.890.002.286.043.872.65.700
    1972Minor Totals: byYearA-----191---733.0811000011079.0783427020530001.248.890.002.286.043.872.65.700
    1973Charl. S.C.WcarA----202---231.451000000062.0422210029620001.156.100.004.219.003.192.14.400
    1973SalemCaroA+----202---544.841100000067.0644036038550001.528.600.005.107.395.371.45.556
    1973Minor Totals: byYearA/A+----202---773.21210000210129.010662460671170001.347.400.004.678.164.331.75.500
    1974Thetford MinesEastAA----213---1183.2424000000161.0103635801201530001.395.760.006.718.553.521.28.579
    1974Minor Totals: byYearAA----211---1183.24240000240161.0103635801201530001.395.760.006.718.553.521.28.579
    1975CharlestonILAAA----224---1492.6826000000188.013367560881570001.186.370.004.217.523.211.78.609
    1975Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit51224Log - Sp - Ext - Perf000.0020001203.01000020000.333.000.000.006.000.000.00.000
    1975Minor Totals: byYearAAA----221---1492.68260000260188.013367560881570001.186.370.004.217.523.211.78.609
    1975MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----221Log - Sp - Ext - Perf000.0020001203.01000020000.333.000.000.006.000.002.00.000
    1976CharlestonILAAA----235---274.931600000084.0814946043470001.488.680.004.615.045.251.09.222
    1976Minor Totals: byYearAAA----231---274.9316000016084.0814946043470001.488.680.004.615.045.251.09.222
    1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit36246Log - Sp - Ext - Perf375.083415109190108.011863611431664231.389.831.172.585.505.252.13.300
    1977MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf375.083415109190108.011863611431664231.389.831.172.585.505.252.13.300
    1978Columbus ClippersILAAApit-257---244.9029500024068.0844637726291001.6211.120.933.443.846.091.12.333
    1978Columbus ClippersILAAApit-257---1294.572826102021181.017410092206916911071.348.650.993.438.404.972.45.571
    1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit36257Log - Sp - Ext - Perf202.0031001209.073204100001.227.000.004.0010.003.002.501.000
    1978Minor Totals: PITbyYearAAA----251---14134.6657311020261249.0258146129279519812071.429.330.983.437.165.282.08.519
    1978MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf202.0031001209.073204100001.227.000.004.0010.003.002.501.000
    1979Seattle MarinersALMLBsea36268Log - Sp - Ext - Perf3116.07251930260118.215190801658726031.7611.451.214.405.466.831.24.214
    1979MLB Totals: SEAbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf3116.09251930260118.715190801658726031.7711.501.224.425.486.851.24.214
    1980Portland BeaversPCLAAApit16279---674.1319173102098.09649454468912021.458.820.374.228.174.501.93.462
    1980Minor Totals: PITbyYearAAA----271---674.1319173102098.09649454468912021.458.820.374.228.174.501.93.462
    1981Portland BeaversPCLAAApit-2810---1263.53232391000153.0138736066813513061.358.120.354.007.944.291.99.667
    1981Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit222810Log - Sp - Ext - Perf453.311380015054.1512320323301101.368.450.503.814.973.811.30.444
    1981Minor Totals: PITbyYearAAA----281---1263.53232391000153.0138736066813513061.358.120.354.007.944.291.99.667
    1981MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf453.331380015054.3512320323301101.378.480.503.834.993.831.30.444
    1982Portland BeaversPCLAAApit-2911---1694.26282890000190.116210390139417215071.357.660.614.448.134.871.83.640
    1982Minor Totals: PITbyYearAAA----291---1694.26282890000190.316210390139417215071.357.670.624.458.144.881.83.640
    1983Texas RangersALMLBtex213012Log - Sp - Ext - Perf363.094200033421067.0562823422501021.167.520.542.966.723.762.27.333
    1983MLB Totals: TEXbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf363.094200033421067.0562823422501021.167.520.542.966.723.762.27.333
    1984Texas RangersALMLBtex63113Log - Sp - Ext - Perf243.64330002433259.1622824723283021.439.401.063.494.254.251.22.333
    1984MLB Totals: TEXbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf243.65330002433259.3622824723283021.449.441.073.504.264.261.22.333
    1985Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-3214---464.204171021343105.097524913451044001.358.311.113.868.914.462.31.400
    1985Minor Totals: BALbyYearAAA----321---464.204171021343105.097524913451044001.358.311.113.868.914.462.31.400
    1986Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-3315---733.6617114116083.2733834742692011.377.850.754.527.424.091.64.700
    1986Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal133315Log - Sp - Ext - Perf223.83210001221049.1582221423322001.6410.580.734.205.844.011.39.500
    1986Minor Totals: BALbyYearAAA----331---733.6817114116083.7733834742692011.387.900.764.547.464.111.64.700
    1986MLB Totals: BALbyYearMLB----331Log - Sp - Ext - Perf223.85210001221049.3582221423322001.6510.630.734.225.874.031.39.500
    1987Syracuse ChiefsILAAAtor-3416---1274.03312700040167.2142807524811476031.337.621.294.357.894.291.81.632
    1987Minor Totals: TORbyYearAAA----341---1274.04312700040167.7142807524811476031.337.641.294.367.914.311.81.632
    1988Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil283517Log - Sp - Ext - Perf504.3528200826180.2754739829487311.298.370.893.245.365.241.661.000
    1988MLB Totals: MILbyYearMLB----351Log - Sp - Ext - Perf504.3828200826180.7754739829487311.308.420.903.255.395.271.661.000
    1992Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAcal-3918---015.7952003309.110860680001.719.640.005.797.717.711.33.000
    1992Minor Totals: CALbyYearAAA----391---015.9352003309.310860680001.769.890.005.937.917.911.33.000
    MLB Totals (9 yrs)24354.4320145409115613549.357930427056213338246111.449.490.923.495.544.981.59.407
    American League Totals (5 yrs)15234.4914921307912813375.04022151873915523019381.499.650.943.725.525.161.48.395
    National League Totals (4 yrs)9124.2952241012280174.3177898317581085331.359.150.883.005.584.601.86.429
    Minor League Totals112863.823191463652517341,697.01477824721948151449640261.357.830.504.327.684.371.78.566
    Minor: A- Totals733.0811000011079.0783427020530001.248.890.002.286.043.872.65.700
    Minor: A Totals231.4510000010062.0422210029620001.156.100.004.219.003.192.14.400
    Minor: A+ Totals544.8411000011067.0644036038550001.528.600.005.107.395.371.45.556
    Minor: AA Totals1183.24240000240161.0103635801201530001.395.760.006.718.553.521.28.579
    Minor: AAA Totals87684.002631463652511741,328.01190665590946081126640261.358.060.644.127.634.511.85.561
    Texas Rangers Totals (2 yrs)5103.3575000577512126.311856471145784041.298.420.793.215.574.001.73.333
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (4 yrs)9124.2952241012280174.3177898317581085331.359.150.883.005.584.601.86.429
    Milwaukee Brewers Totals (1 yrs)504.3828200826180.7754739829487311.308.420.903.255.395.271.661.000
    Seattle Mariners Totals (1 yrs)3116.09251930260118.715190801658726031.7711.501.224.425.486.851.24.214
    Baltimore Orioles Totals (1 yrs)223.85210001221049.3582221423322001.6510.630.734.225.874.031.39.500
    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%
    1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3624pL-S-E-P134282400010011100000.143.172.143.3152940.036.000.2353.4537.9311.000.00.000.0
    1978Columbus ClippersILAAApit-25p-p---2310100000000000000.000.000.000.000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3625pL-S-E-P231000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    1981Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2228pL-S-E-P31310020000000303000.200.200.200.4001320.000.000.2860.0023.080.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (3 yrs)50392600010011503000.154.175.154.3294360.026.000.2502.3334.8815.000.00.000.0
    National League Totals (3 yrs)50392600010011503000.154.175.154.3294360.026.000.2502.3334.8815.000.00.000.0
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (3 yrs)50392600010011503000.154.175.154.3294360.026.000.2502.3334.8815.000.00.000.0
    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
    1975Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB22P203.00100111.0000.500.331.2100.013
    1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB24P340108.0280010101.0000.300.0921.0100.05
    1978Columbus ClippersILAAA25P2900.0314201917.8950.600.0020.993.53
    1978Columbus ClippersILAAA25P2800.01317303330.9091.100.0020.190.34
    1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB25P309.00100111.0000.300.111.9100.013
    1979Seattle MarinersALMLB26P250118.289402117.8100.700.1415.4100.07
    1981Portland BeaversPCLAAA28P2300.0818112726.9631.100.0016.8100.05
    1981Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB28P13054.13100013131.0001.000.2412.7100.011
    1982Portland BeaversPCLAAA29P2800.01027514237.8811.300.0019.4100.04
    1983Texas RangersALMLB30P42067.03500881.0000.200.1225.9100.01
    1984Texas RangersALMLB31P33059.15100115151.0000.500.2520.5100.06
    1985Rochester Red WingsILAAA32P4100.0870115151.0000.400.0029.5100.02
    1986Rochester Red WingsILAAA33P1700.0660012121.0000.700.0012.3100.010
    1986Baltimore OriolesALMLB33P21049.12500771.0000.300.1413.0100.010
    1987Syracuse ChiefsILAAA34P3100.01221233533.9431.100.0022.1100.08
    1988Milwaukee BrewersALMLB35P28080.238101211.9170.400.1417.3100.07
    1992Edmonton TrappersPCLAAA39P500.00100111.0000.200.003.5100.018
    MLB Totals - (P)20105482657518883.9430.400.150.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)2020060111136184171.9290.800.000.00.00
    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
    1975MLB2----------
    1977MLB34----------
    1978MLB3----------
    1978Minor57----------
    1979MLB25----------
    1981MLB13----------
    1981Minor23----------
    1982Minor28----------
    1983MLB42----------
    1984MLB33----------
    1985Minor41----------
    1986MLB21----------
    1986Minor17----------
    1987Minor31----------
    1988MLB28----------
    1992Minor5----------
    Totals403----------