Sponsor a Page

Put your Name on a player page(s) for $10/year.

Includes Your Name, link and a message
Support Wall

Put your name/link on the Support Wall. The more you donate, the bigger your presence.
Donate $ to TBC

If you have no need for any of the other services, please donate some $ to The Cube.

Either a lump sum or monthly
Player Tracker

A Daily email with prior day's statistics for your selected players. 30 cents/player/year. Change your player list whenever you want!
Please Help Support The Cube

Data Store

Purchase:
1. Standard Data Extracts ... 2. Custom Data Extracts ... 3. Custom Data feeds

Challenge us with your data needs and we'll do our best to comply"

Tips Updates
MLB
Players
Teams
Leagues
Draft
Boxscores
Minor Leagues
College
People
Extra Bases
Applications
About

Jeff KunkelTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1981-1994 MLB Years: 1984-1992
Follow TBC on Twitter and Facebook

Drafted
Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsSS-680, OF-141, 2B-132, 3B-67, 1B-50, DH-12, P-2Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJeffrey William Kunkel
Height6-2Weight190BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMarch 25,1962 [56.236]PlaceWest Palm Beach,Florida
High SchoolMiddletown South (Middletown,NJ)
CollegeRider University (Lawrenceville,NJ)

DraftedSelected by the Texas Rangers [Team Picks] in the 1st round (3rd overall) of the 1983 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsDick Gernert
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1984-TEX-#1
MLB DebutJuly 23,1984 [22.120]
OrganizationsTEX [8] CHN [1] CLE [1] DET [1] MIL [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID13994Retrosheet IDkunkj001MLBAM ID117364
RelationshipsSon of Bill Kunkel
Research ToolsTrack this Player -- Intersect Player -- Compare Player -- Random Player
About Profile Data

Batting Stats -- Pitching Stats -- Fielding Statistics -- Transactions -- Salaries
This player page is available for sponsorship:
Sponsor the Jeff Kunkel page  -  You can show your support to the The Baseball Cube by sponsoring all of a player's pages for only $10/year.
About Sponsorships Program


Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed56Power73Contact29XBH73RBIs51Runs66Hitting51Durability50Team.477Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1981Rider UniversityECACNCAA-1ss-2b193912319412132631161900000.333.410.439.849546139.376.106.252.39111.5113.671.192.1641.0014.63
1982Rider UniversityECACNCAA-1ss-2b203412021437262764202600000.358.450.6001.0507215140.420.242.425.46114.2918.571.304.2920.0034.88
1983Rider UniversityECACNCAA-1ss-2b21391434857124637120201300000.399.472.6641.1369522163.411.265.490.49512.277.980.653.6823.8338.60
1983Burlington RangersMidwAtex-ss21311222235716186011921100.287.302.508.8106214127.296.221.279.3540.7914.9619.004.7220.3340.00
1983Tulsa DrillersTexAAtex-ss213713021371405254242430200.285.317.508.8256619139.311.223.269.3602.8817.276.003.6026.0051.35
1983Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         682524372211114310254351300.286.309.508.81712833266.303.222.274.3571.8816.178.604.1422.9145.83
1984Tulsa DrillersTexAAtex-ss224717730561614227263240100.316.351.486.8378621188.366.170.232.3723.1917.025.332.1344.2537.50
1984Texas RangersALMLBtex20,46ss2250142132923374323513202.204.218.324.542468150.245.120.141.2391.3323.3317.502.0047.3327.59
1985Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-ss239937040728654389208132500.195.239.289.52810719400.232.094.146.2385.0020.254.051.2574.0026.39
1985Texas RangersALMLBtex20ss2324110000000300000.250.250.250.5001041.000.000.000.2250.0075.000.000.000.000.00
1986Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-ss241114095010016411511061810156400.244.282.384.66615731442.296.140.193.2954.0722.855.612.4937.1831.00
1986Texas RangersALMLBtex20ss24813330012000200000.231.231.462.6936113.200.231.231.3000.0015.380.007.6913.0033.33
1987Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-ss-of255819331499393424205850100.254.338.472.8109121219.315.218.311.3529.1326.482.904.1121.4442.86
1987Texas RangersALMLBtex202b2515321700120101011000.219.242.313.55510134.286.094.063.2460.0029.410.002.9432.0014.29
1988Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-ss2656203284411452172125000510.217.255.384.6397820220.255.167.251.2795.4522.734.172.2740.6045.45
1988Texas RangersALMLBtex202b-ss26551541435832150143511115.227.250.357.6075513161.280.130.149.2672.4821.748.751.2477.0037.14
1989Texas RangersALMLBtex20ss-of271082933979212829322075310006.270.323.437.76012831326.338.167.239.3426.1323.013.752.4536.6339.24
1990Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-ss28419081003000200000.421.421.474.8959119.471.053.053.4030.0010.530.000.000.0012.50
1990Texas RangersALMLBtex20ss2899200173411131721116625007.170.221.280.5015615218.237.110.170.2295.0530.286.001.3866.6744.12
1992Denver ZephyrsAmerAAAmil-2b-of3075291448013495155125614410.275.302.440.74212826312.309.165.206.3293.8517.954.672.8832.3332.50
1992Chicago CubsNLMLBchn11ss302029042001000800001.138.138.207.3456229.190.069.069.1530.0027.590.000.000.0050.00
1993Charlotte KnightsILAAAcle101b-2b311154306512134311461281310495000.281.316.451.76719448457.349.170.209.3392.8422.768.002.4139.0939.67
1994Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-ss3210334646861711145215782351013.249.269.399.66813829362.295.150.217.2891.9322.6511.713.0431.4533.72
MLB Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter35786788192449187398372348203121.221.259.355.61430871935.282.134.178.0003.9625.036.321.9348.1736.98
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter736269037768814627763598243113609352324213.256.292.415.70711162492885.302.159.216.0003.9221.115.392.6335.3936.19
AAA Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter621226130456010925612946539102534262220213.248.286.399.6859021952431.296.151.208.0004.2021.975.242.5137.0734.82
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter843075193301947114105670300.303.336.495.83115240327.343.192.248.0003.0617.135.602.7534.1143.01
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter311222235716186011921100.287.302.508.8106214127.296.221.279.0000.7914.9619.004.7220.3340.00
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter112386881412171590215565800000.365.446.5731.01922143442.403.208.394.00012.6713.121.043.3925.7330.50
Texas Rangers Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter33783888188429187298372268203120.224.263.360.62330269906.285.136.181.0004.0824.946.111.9946.5636.70
Chicago Cubs Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2029042001000800001.138.138.207.3456229.190.069.069.0000.0027.590.000.000.0050.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16239340872048334417106491010.221.259.355.61414032424.282.134.178.0003.9625.036.321.9348.1736.98
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625928315132617791892513485503.256.292.415.70724655635.302.159.216.0003.9221.115.392.6335.3936.19

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1988Texas RangersALMLBtex20Rel26000.0010100101.0000001000--------9.000.00-0.77
1989Texas RangersALMLBtex20Rel270021.6010100101.24441300004.2021.605.4016.20--0.00-15.96
1992Denver ZephyrsAmerAAAmil-Rel30000.0010100101.0000000000----------0.00--
1994Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-Rel32000.0010100003.02000120001.006.00--3.006.002.00--
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter0013.5020200202.24441310002.6213.503.3710.123.370.33-7.50
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter000.0020200104.02000120000.754.50--2.254.502.00--
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter000.0020200104.02000120000.754.50--2.254.502.00--
Texas Rangers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter0013.5020200202.24441310002.6213.503.3710.123.370.33--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings0013.501650165001650220.033033033082247820002.6213.503.3710.123.370.33-7.50
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings000.00110011000550220.0110000551100000.754.50--2.254.502.00--

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1983Burlington Rangers MidwAtex21SS30--38881317139126.9064.20------3196.821.6
1983Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex21SS35--68106928183174.9514.97------3794.625.7
1984Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex22SS37--641031630183167.9134.51------4778.727.4
1984Texas RangersALMLBtex22SS48--811201722218201.9224.19------5096.029.8
1984Texas RangersALMLBtex22DH1---------------502.00.6
1985Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex23SS99--1523082662486460.9474.65------99100.069.7
1985Texas RangersALMLBtex23SS2--25-1771.0003.50------2100.01.2
1986Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex24SS101--1352721960426407.9554.03------11191.071.1
1986Texas RangersALMLBtex24SS5--463-1310.7692.00------862.53.1
1986Texas RangersALMLBtex24DH1---------------812.50.6
1987Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex25SS20--2357398380.9644.00------5834.514.3
1987Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex25OF18--2941-3433.9711.83------5831.012.9
1987Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex252B10--1337135150.9805.00------5817.27.1
1987Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex253B1---2--221.0002.00------581.70.7
1987Texas RangersALMLBtex252B10--1725284442.9554.20------1566.76.2
1987Texas RangersALMLBtex253B3--12--331.0001.00------1520.01.9
1987Texas RangersALMLBtex25OF3---------------1520.01.9
1987Texas RangersALMLBtex251B1--1-1-21.5001.00------156.70.6
1987Texas RangersALMLBtex25DH1---------------156.70.6
1987Texas RangersALMLBtex25SS1---------------156.70.6
1988Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex26SS49--54147725208201.9664.10------5687.534.8
1988Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex26OF10--144--18181.0001.80------5617.97.1
1988Texas RangersALMLBtex262B28--4270615118112.9494.00------5550.917.4
1988Texas RangersALMLBtex26SS19--2834286462.9693.26------5534.511.8
1988Texas RangersALMLBtex263B10--415--19191.0001.90------5518.26.2
1988Texas RangersALMLBtex26OF6--4---441.0000.67------5510.93.7
1988Texas RangersALMLBtex26DH3---------------555.51.9
1988Texas RangersALMLBtex26P1-1-------------551.80.6
1989Texas RangersALMLBtex27SS59--681501521233218.9363.69------10854.636.4
1989Texas RangersALMLBtex27OF30--5913-6360.9522.00------10827.818.5
1989Texas RangersALMLBtex272B8--1412-626261.0003.25------1087.44.9
1989Texas RangersALMLBtex27DH5---------------1084.63.1
1989Texas RangersALMLBtex273B4--154-106.6001.50------1083.72.5
1989Texas RangersALMLBtex27P1-11---111.0001.001.00-----1080.90.6
1990Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex28SS3--611-417171.0005.67------475.02.1
1990Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex283B1--1---111.0001.00------425.00.7
1990Texas RangersALMLBtex28SS67--77126928212203.9583.03------9967.741.4
1990Texas RangersALMLBtex283B15--1028234038.9502.53------9915.29.3
1990Texas RangersALMLBtex282B13--1218-330301.0002.31------9913.18.0
1990Texas RangersALMLBtex28OF5--2---221.0000.40------995.13.1
1990Texas RangersALMLBtex28DH1---------------991.00.6
1992Denver Zephyrs AmerAAAmil302B29--6391614160154.9635.31------7538.720.1
1992Denver Zephyrs AmerAAAmil30OF25--492115251.9812.04------7533.317.4
1992Denver Zephyrs AmerAAAmil30SS7--1029194039.9755.57------759.34.9
1992Denver Zephyrs AmerAAAmil301B7--687-675751.00010.71------759.34.9
1992Denver Zephyrs AmerAAAmil303B4--461-1110.9092.50------755.32.8
1992Chicago CubsNLMLBchn30SS6--410-114141.0002.33------2030.03.7
1992Chicago CubsNLMLBchn30OF3--9---991.0003.00------2015.01.9
1992Chicago CubsNLMLBchn302B3--5411109.9003.00------2015.01.9
1993Charlotte Knights ILAAAcle311B39--23421226257255.9926.54------11533.927.7
1993Charlotte Knights ILAAAcle312B31--3475213111109.9823.52------11527.022.0
1993Charlotte Knights ILAAAcle31OF30--5421-5756.9821.87------11526.121.3
1993Charlotte Knights ILAAAcle313B26--8252-3533.9431.27------11522.618.4
1993Charlotte Knights ILAAAcle31SS14--1445166059.9834.21------11512.29.9
1994Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet32SS78--962101743323306.9473.92------10375.754.9
1994Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet32OF11--184--22221.0002.00------10310.77.7
1994Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet321B3--8---881.0002.67------1032.92.1
1994Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet323B3--23--551.0001.67------1032.92.1
MLB Totals for SS - 8 season(s)-   SS207--2644514681761715.9403.45------2070.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 5 season(s)-   2B62--90129933228219.9613.53------620.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 5 season(s)-   OF47--7413-7875.9621.60------470.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 4 season(s)-   3B32--1650637266.9172.06------320.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 6 season(s)-   DH12---------------120.00.0
MLB Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P2-21---111.0000.500.50-----20.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--1-1-21.5001.00------10.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 8 season(s)-   SS371--49010797421816431569.9554.23------3710.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 5 season(s)-   OF94--1641631183180.9841.91------940.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 3 season(s)-   2B70--110203930322313.9724.47------700.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 3 season(s)-   1B49--31028232340338.9946.90------490.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 5 season(s)-   3B35--15363-5451.9441.46------350.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS72--1322092558366341.9324.74------720.00.0
A Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS30--38881317139126.9064.20------300.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1983Burlington Rangers MidwAtex21----30------
1983Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex21----35------
1984Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex22----37------
1984Texas RangersALMLBtex22----48-----1
1985Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex23----99------
1985Texas RangersALMLBtex23----2------
1986Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex24----101------
1986Texas RangersALMLBtex24----5-----1
1987Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex25---10201---18-
1987Texas RangersALMLBtex25--11013---31
1988Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex26----49----10-
1988Texas RangersALMLBtex261--281910---63
1989Texas RangersALMLBtex271--8594---305
1990Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex28----31-----
1990Texas RangersALMLBtex28---136715---51
1992Denver Zephyrs AmerAAAmil30--72974---25-
1992Chicago CubsNLMLBchn30---36----3-
1993Charlotte Knights ILAAAcle31--39311426---30-
1994Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet32--3-783---11-

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1992-11-16ContractSigned as Free Agent by Reds. 
1992-09-19Released by Cubs. 
1992-07-07TradeTraded by Brewers to Cubs for Ced Landrum. 
1992-01-26ContractSigned as Free Agent by Brewers. 
1991-12-20Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
* 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
1985Texas RangersTeam Payroll2360,000-51630-370,78060,00060,000
1986Texas RangersTeam Payroll2460,000-61428-386,34760,000120,000
1987Texas RangersTeam Payroll2560,000-59520-344,90660,000180,000
1988Texas RangersTeam Payroll2662,500-60432-392,10762,500242,500
1989Texas RangersTeam Payroll2780,000-5532231429,80262,500322,500
1990Texas RangersTeam Payroll28140,000-5271925515,727100,000462,500
1992Chicago CubsTeam Payroll30109,000-68036-962,245109,000571,500
* 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