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James BeresfordHigh Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2016 MLB Years: 2016-2016
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Positions2B-515, SS-448, 3B-64, 1B-31Position when Drafted2BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJames Richard Beresford
Height6-1Weight158BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateJanuary 19,1989 [29.031]PlaceMount Waverly,Australia

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 2005 by the Minnesota Twins.
Signing ScoutsHoward NorsetterService Time0.027 (2016)
MLB DebutSeptember 10,2016 [27.234]
OrganizationsMIN [10] Awards1
TBC Player ID141516Retrosheet IDberej003MLBAM ID503437
RelationshipsBrother of Simon Beresford
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Active Talent RatingsBattingSpeed37Power15Contact70XBH13RBIs31Runs39Hitting67Durability70Team.494Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2007Gulf Coast TwinsGCLRkmin-ss184513922402001472122316003.288.349.302.651422158.345.014.137.3017.5914.561.920.000.005.00
2008Elizabethton TwinsAppRkmin4ss195517926445102314253525005.246.345.285.630516211.306.039.162.29711.8516.591.400.000.0013.64
2009Beloit SnappersMidwAmin9ss201144505213011003815113470317105.289.342.313.65514111505.341.024.109.3006.7313.862.060.000.008.46
2010Beloit SnappersMidwAmin9ss21126491701461951591414345667209.297.349.363.71217825540.333.066.134.3206.3010.371.650.19491.0017.12
2011Fort Myers MiracleFSLA+min2ss2213148551131121037484363296018.270.328.299.62714513545.306.029.109.2867.8911.561.470.000.009.92
2012New Britain Rock CatsEastAAmin2ss-2b231143693898123025333553171011.266.330.314.64411615413.309.048.144.2918.4712.831.510.000.0015.31
2013New Britain Rock CatsEastAAmin22b244515821505001950142224305.316.373.348.721555181.360.032.152.3247.7312.151.570.000.0010.00
2013Rochester Red WingsILAAAmin22b245819834597102152162925103.298.355.343.698688222.347.045.141.3157.2113.061.810.000.0013.56
2013Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         10335655109121040102305149408.306.363.346.70912313403.353.040.146.3197.4412.661.700.000.0011.93
2014Rochester Red WingsILAAAmin22b2513150765140282247743675184112.276.323.351.67417832556.318.075.152.3016.4713.492.080.36253.5022.86
2015Rochester Red WingsILAAAmin22b2612949858153211150222957036011.307.341.359.70017923536.341.052.110.3095.4110.631.970.19498.0015.03
2016Rochester Red WingsILAAAmin23b2712246563125143035214378143010.269.330.312.64214517516.321.043.138.2888.3315.121.810.000.0013.60
2016Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin303b271022051000001600100.227.250.273.5236124.294.046.091.2274.1725.006.000.000.0020.00
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1022051000001600100.227.250.273.5236124.294.046.091.0004.1725.006.000.000.0020.00
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter1070393950011161361743686551321561217527192.283.338.330.66812981574383.327.047.131.0007.3212.801.750.09984.7514.07
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter4401668220477707315316912423942014136.286.334.342.676570801830.329.056.134.0006.7813.061.930.16556.0016.77
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter159527591481730448349753114016.281.343.324.66717120594.325.043.146.0008.2512.631.530.000.0013.51
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter13148551131121037484363296018.270.328.299.62714513545.306.029.109.0007.8911.561.470.000.009.92
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2409411222763051972925681269243014.293.346.339.685319361045.337.046.122.0006.5112.061.850.10941.0013.04
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter100318488471037863758311008.264.346.292.638938369.323.028.151.00010.0315.721.570.000.009.52
Minnesota Twins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1022051000001600100.227.250.273.5236124.294.046.091.0004.1725.006.000.000.0020.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16235608116000001697001600.227.250.273.5239716389.294.046.091.0004.1725.006.000.000.0020.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625967616921315610849853114014.283.338.330.66819724664.327.047.131.0007.3212.801.750.09984.7514.07

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2007Gulf Coast Twins GCLRkmin18SS40--551171226184172.9354.30------4588.971.4
2007Gulf Coast Twins GCLRkmin182B4--1312-625251.0006.25------458.97.1
2008Elizabethton Twins AppRkmin192B2--47-111111.0005.50------553.63.0
2008Elizabethton Twins AppRkmin19SS53--701842332277254.9174.79------5596.480.3
2009Beloit Snappers MidwAmin20SS102--1572752251454432.9524.24------11489.572.9
2009Beloit Snappers MidwAmin202B8--2021374441.9325.13------1147.05.7
2010Beloit Snappers MidwAmin213B4--16--771.0001.75------1263.22.9
2010Beloit Snappers MidwAmin21SS91--1322431647391375.9594.12------12672.266.9
2010Beloit Snappers MidwAmin212B28--6272221136134.9854.79------12622.220.6
2011Fort Myers Miracle FSLA+min222B37--61107416172168.9774.54------13128.226.6
2011Fort Myers Miracle FSLA+min22SS96--1362441649396380.9603.96------13173.369.1
2012New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin23SS60--91162931262253.9664.22------11452.642.3
2012New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin232B53--104124127229228.9964.30------11446.537.3
2013New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin242B38--63102322168165.9824.34------4584.426.8
2013New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin24SS4--1012112322.9575.50------458.92.8
2013New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin243B2--21-1331.0001.50------454.41.4
2013Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin242B56--108158441270266.9854.75------5896.638.9
2014Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin252B128--2723251185608597.9824.66------13197.788.9
2014Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin253B3--31--441.0001.33------1312.32.1
2015Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin26SS2--12-1331.0001.50------1291.61.4
2015Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin262B118--2103091080529519.9814.40------12991.581.9
2016Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin271B25--20114-152152151.0008.60------12220.517.4
2016Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin272B42--8297124180179.9944.26------12234.429.2
2016Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin273B52--238239108105.9722.02------12242.636.1
2016Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin272B1-1-1--111.0001.001.00-----1010.00.6
2016Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin271B6437285163433.9715.500.89-----1060.03.7
2016Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin273B322115-2661.0002.000.29-----1030.01.9
MLB Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B6437285163433.9715.500.89-----60.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B322115-2661.0002.000.29-----30.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B1-1-1--111.0001.001.00-----10.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 4 season(s)-   2B344--6728892623015871561.9844.54------3440.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B55--268339112109.9731.98------550.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B25--20114-152152151.0008.60------250.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS2--12-1331.0001.50------20.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B91--167226449397393.9904.32------910.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS64--1011741032285275.9654.30------640.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B2--21-1331.0001.50------20.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS96--1362441649396380.9603.96------960.00.0
A+ Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B37--61107416172168.9774.54------370.00.0
A Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS193--2895183898845807.9554.18------1930.00.0
A Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B36--8293528180175.9724.86------360.00.0
A Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B4--16--771.0001.75------40.00.0
Rk Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS93--1253013558461426.9244.58------930.00.0
Rk Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B6--1719-736361.0006.00------60.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2007Gulf Coast Twins GCLRkmin18---440------
2008Elizabethton Twins AppRkmin19---253------
2009Beloit Snappers MidwAmin20---8102------
2010Beloit Snappers MidwAmin21---28914-----
2011Fort Myers Miracle FSLA+min22---3796------
2012New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin23---5360------
2013New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin24---3842-----
2013Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin24---56-------
2014Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin25---128-3-----
2015Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin26---1182------
2016Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin27--2542-52-----
2016Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin27--61-3-----

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2009AustraliaWBCTournament2039041004000000000.444.444.5561.000519.444.112.1110.000.000.000.000.0025.00
2010Melbourne AcesAustraliaForeign2112528216006002400000.404.426.519.94527654.438.115.1543.707.412.000.000.0028.57
2010Minnesota TwinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2133010002001100000.333.500.333.833104.500.000.33325.0025.001.000.000.000.00
2011Minnesota TwinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2234000001000100000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
2012Melbourne AcesAustraliaForeign2316678194005004700000.284.324.343.66723471.317.059.1195.639.861.750.000.0021.05
2012Minnesota TwinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2333010000000000000.333.333.333.666103.333.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2013Minnesota TwinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB24710321012002000001.200.333.600.9336212.111.400.60016.670.000.008.3310.00100.00
2014Minnesota TwinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB25912120000001200001.167.231.167.3982013.200.000.0837.6915.382.000.000.000.00
2015Melbourne AcesAustraliaForeign2610423122003210200000.286.286.333.61914242.300.047.0710.004.760.000.000.0016.67
2015Minnesota TwinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB261624420000003700001.083.185.083.2682027.118.000.12511.1125.932.330.000.000.00
2016Melbourne AcesAustraliaForeign2716649175003005800000.266.319.344.66322569.304.078.1567.2511.591.600.000.0029.41
2016Minnesota TwinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB27264681040020061000002.217.308.304.61214452.278.087.21711.5419.231.670.000.0040.00
World Baseball Classic Totals - 1 yrs39041004000000000.444.444.5561.000519.444.112.1110.000.000.000.000.0025.00
Australia Totals - 4 yrs54225286917001721112100000.307.339.382.7218617236.338.075.1294.668.901.910.000.0024.64
MLB Spring Training Totals - 7 yrs671021618501700132100005.176.270.255.525266115.213.079.20611.3018.261.620.87102.0033.33

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2015International League All-Star Team (2B)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
2016-11-071BFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency  
2016-10-161BMinnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minorsTeam Roster on 2016-10-16
2016-09-051BMinnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minorsTeam Roster on 2016-09-05
2016-04-07SS-2BMinnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Rochester (AAA)Team Roster on 2016-04-07
2015-12-15SS-2BMinnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League ContractTeam Roster on 2015-12-15
2015-11-15SS-2BFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency  
2015-04-09SS-2BMinnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Rochester (AAA)Team Roster on 2015-04-09
2014-11-17SS-2BMinnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League ContractTeam Roster on 2014-11-17
2014-11-08SS-2BFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency  
2013-11-02SS-2BMinnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)-Minors--Re-signed to minor league contractTeam Roster on 2013-11-02
2013-10-13SS-2BMinnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)-Minors--Re-signed to minor league contractTeam Roster on 2013-10-13
2013-06-10SS-2BMinnesota TwinsRochester (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Rochester (AAA)Team Roster on 2013-06-10
2013-05-18SS-2BMinnesota TwinsNew Britain (AA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DLTeam Roster on 2013-05-18
2013-05-05SS-2BMinnesota TwinsNew Britain (AA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 InjuredTeam Roster on 2013-05-05
2013-04-06SS-2BMinnesota TwinsNew Britain (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to New Britain (AA)Team Roster on 2013-04-06
2012-11-17SS-2BMinnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to minor league contractTeam Roster on 2012-11-17
2012-06-09SSMinnesota TwinsNew Britain (AA)-Minors--Team Roster on 2012-06-09
* 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
2016Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll27507,5000.02777132-3,498,245507,500507,5002015-12-15 - Signed to Minor League Contract
* 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