Please SUPPORT US by putting your name on the SUPPORT WALL.
Tips Updates
MLB
Players
Teams
Leagues
Draft
Boxscores
Minor Leagues
College
People
Extra Bases
Applications
About

Jim LonborgTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1964-1979 MLB Years: 1965-1979
Follow TBC on Twitter and Facebook

Major Award Winner

PositionsP-425Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJames Reynold Lonborg
Height6-5Weight210BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateApril 16,1942 [76.188]PlaceSanta Maria,California
High SchoolSan Luis Obispo (San Luis Obispo,CA)
CollegeStanford University (Stanford,CA)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1963 by the Boston Red Sox.
Signing Bonus$25,000Signing ScoutsDanny Doyle
MLB DebutApril 23,1965 [23.007]
OrganizationsBOS [8] PHI [7] MIL [1] Awards1Awards Voting2-100
TBC Player ID14442Retrosheet IDlonbj101MLBAM ID117886
Research ToolsTrack this Player -- Intersect Player -- Compare Player -- Random Player
About Profile Data

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


Player Notes:   Opening Day Starter for Boston Red Sox in 1967,1969 ... Elected to Boston Red Sox Hall of Fame in 2002
About Sponsorships Program


Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts50Walks60Hittable46SO/BB58vsPower46Hitting47Durability68Team.517Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1964nullA+--Rel22623.20808000059.0472421024610001.207.17--3.669.312.54.750-
1964nullAAA--Rel22574.84230230000132.01298171046950001.338.80--3.146.482.07.417-
1964Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel01194.34310310000191.0176105920701560001.298.29--3.307.352.23.550-
1965Boston Red SoxALMLBbos16ST239174.47323117100185.01931129220651138101.399.370.973.165.491.74.3463.75
1966Boston Red SoxALMLBbos16S/R2410103.864523223172181.2173867818551317201.268.570.892.726.492.38.5003.31
1967Boston Red SoxALMLBbos16ST252293.163939015200273.022810296238324612101.147.510.762.738.102.96.7102.74
1968Boston Red SoxALMLBbos16S/R266104.29231764100113.08957541159737001.317.070.874.695.801.24.3753.92
1969Boston Red SoxALMLBbos16S/R277114.51292364030143.2148787215651008001.489.270.944.076.261.54.3893.83
1970nullAAA--Rel28114.50202000010.012550680001.8010.80--5.407.201.33.500-
1970Boston Red SoxALMLBbos16S/R28413.18945003034.033121239212001.248.740.792.385.562.33.8003.34
1971Boston Red SoxALMLBbos16ST291074.13272615110167.2167867715671003001.408.960.813.605.371.49.5883.62
1972Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil27ST3014122.833330311211223.0197757017761435001.227.950.693.075.771.88.5383.13
1973Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi41ST3113164.88383086050199.021812410825801061001.499.841.133.614.791.33.4484.34
1974Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi41ST3217133.213939016300283.028011310122701215001.248.900.702.233.851.73.5673.48
1975Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi41ST33864.12272616210159.016184731245723201.299.090.682.544.071.60.5713.51
1976Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi41ST3418103.08333218111222.0210857618501182101.178.510.732.034.782.36.6433.30
1977Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi41ST351144.11252504100157.215777721550766201.318.960.862.854.341.52.7333.96
1978Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi41ST368105.23222201000113.213269661645484001.5610.451.273.563.801.07.4444.76
1979Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi41S/R370111.0541300207.0141093470002.4517.183.684.918.591.75.0007.78
MLB Totals - 15 Season(s)Filter1571373.864253685790152442460.0240011701056233823147573901.318.770.853.015.391.79.5341.03
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter12104.34330330000201.0188110970761640001.318.42--3.407.342.16.545-
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter684.82250250000142.014186760521030001.368.94--3.306.531.98.429-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter623.20808000059.0472421024610001.207.17--3.669.312.54.750-
Boston Red Sox Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter68653.94204163413861421096.0103153348110540378447401.308.440.863.306.421.95.511-
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter75603.9818817513417911140.0117256250511134454821501.339.230.872.714.321.59.556-
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter14122.833330311211223.0197757017761435001.227.950.693.075.771.88.538-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings14123.86383358120220.02141049421731327101.318.770.853.015.391.79.5381.03
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings13114.34360360000220.02061201060831800001.318.42--3.407.342.16.542-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1965Boston Red SoxALMLBbos16p2332594830040052205001.136.203.186.38911369.216.050.136.1857.2531.884.400.000.0037.50
1966Boston Red SoxALMLBbos16p2446545521000022306000.093.125.167.2929362.161.074.111.1323.2337.1011.500.000.0060.00
1967Boston Red SoxALMLBbos16p25399971411081145206000.141.175.172.347172109.298.031.071.1613.6747.7113.000.000.0014.29
1968Boston Red SoxALMLBbos16p26233941120120001405000.282.282.410.69216344.417.128.128.3150.0031.820.002.2739.0027.27
1969Boston Red SoxALMLBbos16p2729411410020052205102.098.191.122.3135152.200.024.146.1619.6242.314.400.000.0025.00
1970Boston Red SoxALMLBbos16p2899241011000200000.444.444.8891.333829.500.445.444.5820.0022.220.0011.119.0050.00
1971Boston Red SoxALMLBbos16p2927532900030041902002.170.228.170.3989059.265.000.075.1936.7832.204.750.000.000.00
1972Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil27p30336911000030042909001.145.192.145.33710082.250.000.058.1634.8835.377.250.000.000.00
1973Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi41p3138592820030062904000.136.215.169.38410269.267.033.136.1908.7042.034.830.000.0025.00
1974Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi41p32399439201800544011100.096.140.149.289143111.160.053.106.1404.5039.648.800.9094.0033.33
1975Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi41p3327442100010061706001.023.140.023.1631056.037.000.136.10410.7130.362.830.000.000.00
1976Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi41p34336751110040062006002.164.233.179.41212179.234.015.104.2047.5925.323.330.000.009.09
1977Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi41p3525481500010022209000.104.140.104.2445059.192.000.042.1193.3937.2911.000.000.000.00
1978Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi41p3622342620030121414001.176.243.235.4788241.300.059.088.2284.8834.157.000.000.0033.33
1979Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi41p3741000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 15 Season(s)Filter4267704110517234312513301782010.136.191.175.36613522902.232.039.104.0005.6536.596.470.33256.6720.95
Boston Red Sox Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter20535425551022201120154029105.155.200.212.4127514404.266.057.113.0004.9538.127.700.50177.0025.45
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter1883471540701200127147140104.115.181.144.325508416.195.029.104.0006.4935.345.440.24347.0020.00
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter336911000030042909001.145.192.145.33710082.250.000.058.0004.8835.377.250.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1622931640611160119125030104.136.191.175.366518343.232.039.104.0005.6536.596.470.33256.6720.95

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1965Boston Red SoxALMLBbos23P32-18512245-4136.8781.130.19-----32100.019.8
1966Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24P45-1811821224139.9510.870.22-----4697.827.8
1967Boston Red SoxALMLBbos25P39-2731924124443.9771.100.16-----39100.024.1
1968Boston Red SoxALMLBbos26P23-11386--14141.0000.610.12-----23100.014.2
1969Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27P29-1431318213331.9391.070.22-----29100.017.9
1970Boston Red SoxALMLBbos28P9-3425-1771.0000.780.21-----9100.05.6
1971Boston Red SoxALMLBbos29P27-1671528134443.9771.590.26-----27100.016.7
1972Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil30P33-223925323734.9191.030.159660.0133100.021.2
1973Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi31P38-1991026524136.8780.950.189852.9438100.023.5
1974Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32P39-2831626214442.9551.080.15-----39100.024.1
1975Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi33P27-15924181-4342.9771.560.26-----27100.016.7
1976Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi34P33-2222116--37371.0001.120.17-----33100.020.4
1977Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi35P25-1571017-327271.0001.080.17-----25100.015.4
1978Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi36P22-1131114-125251.0001.140.22-----22100.013.6
1979Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi37P4-71---111.0000.250.14-----4100.02.5
MLB Totals for P - 15 season(s)-   P425-24591892682218479457.9541.080.19181456.354250.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1965Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2332----------
1966Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2445----------
1967Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2539----------
1968Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2623----------
1969Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2729----------
1970Boston Red SoxALMLBbos289----------
1971Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2927----------
1972Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil3033----------
1973Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi3138----------
1974Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi3239----------
1975Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi3327----------
1976Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi3433----------
1977Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi3525----------
1978Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi3622----------
1979Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi374----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1967Boston Red SoxWorld SeriesMLB25212.6332024.014721100.675.250.000.754.135.500.00.667
1976Philadelphia PhilliesChamp. SeriesMLB34011.691005.1212200.783.380.003.383.381.000.00.000
1977Philadelphia PhilliesChamp. SeriesMLB350111.251004.0551101.5011.250.002.252.251.000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs025.7920200009.3706033001.076.750.002.892.891.000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs212.63303200024.014070211000.675.250.000.754.135.500.00.667

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1967Boston Red SoxWorld SeriesMLB2539000000000700000.000.000.000.000009.000.000.0000.0077.780.000.000.000.00
1976Philadelphia PhilliesChamp. SeriesMLB3411000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1977Philadelphia PhilliesChamp. SeriesMLB3511000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs22000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs39000000000700000.000.000.000.000009.000.000.0000.0077.780.000.000.000.00

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1967American League Cy Young Award1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1979-06-16Released by Phillies. 
1972-10-31TradeTraded by Brewers with Earl Stephenson, Ken Brett and Ken Sanders to Phillies for Bill Champion, John Vukovich and Don Money. 
1971-10-11TradeTraded by Red Sox with Don Pavletich, George Scott, Joe Lahoud, Billy Conigliaro and Ken Brett to Brewers for Pat Skrable, Tommy Harper, ?? and Marty Pattin. 
1963-08-14ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Red Sox. 
* 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.