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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
John Robert Martin
Stat Years
1978-1990  [mlb] 1980-1983
Height/Weight
6-0 / 190
Bats/Throws
Both / Left
Positions
P (521)
Draft Position
p
Born Date/Place
High School
Wyandotte (Detroit,MI)
Colleges
Eastern Michigan University (Ypsilanti, Michigan)
Draft
Selected by the Detroit Tigers in Round #27 (#637 overall) of the 1978 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1980-08-27 - Boxscore  (Age: 24.138)
Service Time
Organizations
SLN [9] DET [5] PHI [2] MIN [1] BAL [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 14819 ... retro id: martj101 ... mlbam id: 118343
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1978Bristol TigersAppRkdet-221---015.4020000215.02330450001.203.600.007.209.005.401.25.000
    1978Lakeland TigersFSLA+det-221---411.801271105150.054111029220001.269.720.361.623.961.982.44.800
    1978Minor Totals: DETbyYearRk/A+----222---422.131471107255.0561413213270001.259.160.332.134.422.292.08.667
    1979Montgomery RebelsSouAAdet-232---202.0011000011427.0158639181000.895.001.003.006.002.672.001.000
    1979Evansville TripletsAmerAAAdet-232---711.3737000037259.049129125533021.257.470.153.818.081.832.12.875
    1979Minor Totals: DETbyYearAA/AAA----232---911.5748000048686.0642015434714021.146.700.423.567.432.092.09.900
    1980Johnson City CardinalsAppRksln-243---0011.0022000009.01511112460002.1115.002.004.006.0011.001.50.000
    1980Gastonia CardinalsSALAsln-243---355.521160005044.0563427217192041.6611.450.413.483.896.951.12.375
    1980Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-243---111.67550000027.0237517191011.117.670.332.336.332.332.71.500
    1980Evansville TripletsAmerAAAdet-243---225.9220000020138.0392525922310011.619.242.135.217.345.921.41.500
    1980St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln33243Log - Sp - Ext - Perf234.29951024042.039202019231001.148.360.211.934.934.292.56.400
    1980Minor Totals: SLN-DETbyYearRk/AA/A/AAA----244---685.193813000251118.013377681450753061.5510.141.073.815.725.871.50.429
    1980MLB Totals: SLNbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf234.29951024042.039202019231001.148.360.211.934.934.292.56.400
    1981Gastonia CardinalsSALAsln-254---11132.122828102000212.01667150115614812081.057.050.472.386.283.012.64.458
    1981Springfield RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-254---221.46553100037.0268619250000.956.320.242.196.081.952.78.500
    1981St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln33254Log - Sp - Ext - Perf853.42171540020102.28543391026360121.087.450.882.283.163.771.38.615
    1981Minor Totals: SLNbyYearAAA/A----252---13152.023333133000249.01927956126517312081.036.940.432.356.252.862.66.464
    1981MLB Totals: SLNbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf853.43171540020102.78543391026360121.097.490.882.293.173.791.38.615
    1982St. Petersburg CardinalsFSLA+sln-265---144.641061034142.2462322213182001.389.700.422.743.804.851.38.200
    1982Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-265---533.4711116000083.0623732638412011.206.720.654.124.454.011.08.625
    1982St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln33265Log - Sp - Ext - Perf454.2324700317066.0563331630211001.307.640.824.092.864.500.70.444
    1982Minor Totals: SLNbyYearA+/AAA----262---673.88211770341125.71086054851594011.277.760.583.674.244.311.16.462
    1982MLB Totals: SLNbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf454.2324700317066.0563331630211001.307.640.824.092.864.500.70.444
    1983St. Petersburg CardinalsFSLA+sln-276---14102.68282561130178.0145685365211117061.117.330.302.635.613.442.13.583
    1983Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-276---103.09220000011.2134409101001.8910.030.006.947.713.091.111.000
    1983St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln33276Log - Sp - Ext - Perf313.5326500821066.1603126626293021.308.140.813.533.934.211.12.750
    1983Detroit TigersALMLBdet33276Log - Sp - Ext - Perf007.4315000515113.115111124110001.4310.131.352.707.437.432.75.000
    1983Minor Totals: SLNbyYearAA/A+----272---15102.71302761130189.7158725766112118061.167.520.292.905.763.421.98.600
    1983MLB Totals: SLN-DETbyYearMLB----272Log - Sp - Ext - Perf314.20415001336179.7754237830403021.338.520.913.414.554.771.33.750
    1984Springfield CardinalsMidwAsln-287---875.08202061000129.1152927315369719021.4510.581.042.516.756.402.69.533
    1984Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-287---006.2011100210124.2281917317182001.8210.221.096.206.576.931.06.000
    1984Evansville TripletsAmerAAAdet-287---536.06293001126349.0573633831320011.8010.471.475.695.886.611.03.625
    1984Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-287---225.1818300615041.2512624523222011.7811.021.084.974.755.620.96.500
    1984Minor Totals: SLN-BAL-DETbyYearAA/AAA/A----284---15125.4278276119514244.72881731473110716923041.6210.611.143.946.236.381.58.556
    1985Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-298---883.30262341130142.01366052643945001.268.620.382.735.963.802.19.500
    1985Orlando TwinsSouAAmin-298---456.2012103012069.28650481327160031.6211.111.683.492.076.460.59.444
    1985Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-298---201.4221001106.14111242000.955.681.422.845.681.422.001.000
    1985Minor Totals: SLN-MINbyYearAAA/AA----293---14134.17403471360218.022611110120721147031.379.330.832.974.714.581.58.519
    1986Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-309---773.38222030121136.014063511438827031.319.260.932.515.434.172.16.500
    1986Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-309---214.26330000019.023991570001.4710.890.472.373.324.261.40.667
    1986Minor Totals: SLNbyYearAAA/AA----302---983.48252330121155.016372601543897031.339.460.872.505.174.182.07.529
    1987Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-3110---764.683713006240107.211759561444638021.509.781.173.685.274.931.43.538
    1987Minor Totals: SLNbyYearAAA----311---764.703713006240107.711759561444638021.509.821.183.695.294.951.43.538
    1988Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-3211---7134.32282510130154.0158837415498411031.349.230.882.864.914.851.71.350
    1988Minor Totals: SLNbyYearAAA----321---7134.32282510130154.0158837415498411031.349.230.882.864.914.851.71.350
    1989Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red BaronsILAAAphi-3312---0313.78730004016.1282625117113002.7615.430.559.376.0614.330.65.000
    1989Minor Totals: PHIbyYearAAA----331---0313.98730004016.3282625117113002.8015.650.569.506.1514.530.65.000
    1990Clearwater PhilliesFSLA+phi-3413---000.0010001101.01000010001.009.000.000.009.000.000.00.000
    1990Minor Totals: PHIbyYearA+----341---000.0010001101.01000010001.009.000.000.009.000.002.00.000
    MLB Totals (5 yrs)17143.9491325018591290.325513812725951205141.217.910.782.953.724.281.26.548
    National League Totals (4 yrs)17143.7776325013440277.024012711623911095141.197.800.752.963.544.131.20.548
    American League Totals (1 yrs)007.5615000515113.315111124110001.4510.311.372.757.567.562.75.000
    Minor League Totals105983.8040022244735178151,720.0169284672614260610571000381.348.850.743.175.534.431.74.517
    Minor: Rk Totals019.00420002114.017141428110001.7910.931.295.147.079.001.38.000
    Minor: A Totals22253.515954163050385.337419715028109264330141.258.740.652.556.174.602.42.468
    Minor: A+ Totals19152.825138825132271.724610285107415219061.188.160.332.465.043.382.05.559
    Minor: AA Totals23213.7689611015286438.04412111834015025717071.359.060.823.085.284.341.71.523
    Minor: AAA Totals41364.3319767101251306611.061432229462265373310111.449.040.913.905.494.741.41.532
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (4 yrs)17143.7776325013440277.024012711623911095141.197.800.752.963.544.131.20.548
    Detroit Tigers Totals (1 yrs)007.5615000515113.315111124110001.4510.311.372.757.567.562.75.000
    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%
    1980Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-24p---154000000000201000.000.000.000.000500.000.000.0000.0040.000.000.00.000.0
    1980St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln3324pL-S-E-P1911030001001300100.273.308.273.5811330.091.000.3337.6923.083.000.00.000.0
    1981St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln3325pL-S-E-P218332721080021407000.212.257.333.59042113.182.121.3684.7633.337.000.00.0042.9
    1982St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln3326pL-S-E-P32411110000001302000.091.167.091.2581410.091.000.1257.1421.433.000.00.000.0
    1983St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln3327pL-S-E-P42618141004000202000.222.222.278.5002051.056.056.2500.0010.000.000.00.0025.0
    1984Springfield CardinalsMidwAsln-28p-p---52011110001000300000.091.091.091.1821110.000.000.1250.0027.270.000.00.000.0
    1984Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-28p---5112000000000101000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    1985Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-29p---62618410000001702000.056.105.056.1612110.056.000.0914.7633.337.000.00.000.0
    1986Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-30p---722312410000001303000.129.129.161.2903451.032.032.2220.0038.240.000.00.0025.0
    1987Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-31p---8376010002000500000.167.167.167.334610.000.0001.0000.0083.330.000.00.000.0
    1988Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-32p---928290800020011405000.276.300.276.5763580.034.000.5332.8640.0014.000.00.000.0
    1989Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red BaronsILAAAphi-33p---1073010000000100000.333.333.333.666310.000.000.5000.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (4 yrs)77734153101300422011100.205.244.274.51889204.123.069.2884.4924.725.500.00.0026.7
    National League Totals (4 yrs)77734153101300422011100.205.244.274.51889204.123.069.2884.4924.725.500.00.0026.7
    Minor League Totals156104716100500246012000.154.170.163.333118171.029.009.2761.6938.9823.000.00.006.2
    Minor: A Totals2011110001000300000.091.091.091.1821110.000.000.1250.0027.270.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AA Totals64556510000012307000.091.107.109.2166361.036.018.1561.5936.5123.000.00.0020.0
    Minor: AAA Totals723801000040012005000.263.282.263.54544100.026.000.5562.2745.4520.000.00.000.0
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (4 yrs)77734153101300422011100.205.244.274.51889204.123.069.2884.4924.725.500.00.0026.7
    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
    1978Bristol TigersAppRk22P200.00100111.0000.500.002.9100.017
    1978Lakeland TigersFSLA+22P1200.04100014141.0001.200.008.7100.014
    1979Montgomery RebelsSouAA23P1100.02100331.0000.300.007.7100.013
    1979Evansville TripletsAmerAAA23P3700.048101312.9230.300.0027.2100.01
    1980Johnson City CardinalsAppRk24P200.02300551.0002.500.002.9100.018
    1980Arkansas TravelersTexAA24P500.0121043.7500.600.003.7100.011
    1980St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB24P9042.00500551.0000.600.125.6100.017
    1981Gastonia CardinalsSALA25P2800.01522123837.9741.300.0019.4100.03
    1981Springfield RedbirdsAmerAAA25P500.0280010101.0002.000.003.7100.012
    1981St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB25P170102.23200023231.0001.400.2316.794.410
    1982St. Petersburg CardinalsFSLA+26P1000.01300441.0000.400.007.5100.010
    1982Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAA26P1100.0615102221.9551.900.008.1100.013
    1982St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB26P24066.028101110.9090.400.1514.8100.09
    1983St. Petersburg CardinalsFSLA+27P2800.01724204341.9531.500.0020.9100.07
    1983St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB27P26066.1314101817.9440.700.2616.0100.09
    1983Detroit TigersALMLB27P15013.10200221.0000.100.159.3100.010
    1984Springfield CardinalsMidwA28P2700.069101615.9380.600.0019.4135.02
    1984Springfield CardinalsMidwA28P2000.0719202826.9291.300.0014.4100.07
    1984Arkansas TravelersTexAA28P1100.01600771.0000.600.008.1100.012
    1984Evansville TripletsAmerAAA28P2900.0390212121.0000.400.0018.8100.05
    1984Rochester Red WingsILAAA28P1800.00501551.0000.300.0012.9100.08
    1985Arkansas TravelersTexAA29P2600.0723103130.9681.200.0019.4100.08
    1985Orlando TwinsSouAA29P1200.00911109.9000.800.008.4100.09
    1985Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAA29P2700.0416312320.8700.700.0019.01,350.06
    1985Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAA29P200.00100111.0000.500.001.4100.017
    1986Arkansas TravelersTexAA30P2200.0619202725.9261.100.0016.4100.07
    1986Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAA30P1000.0131054.8000.400.007.0333.312
    1986Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAA30P300.01000111.0000.300.002.1100.021
    1987Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAA31P3700.04120016161.0000.400.0026.4100.05
    1988Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAA32P2800.01817103635.9721.300.0019.7100.05
    1989Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red BaronsILAAA33P700.0031043.7500.400.004.9100.016
    MLB Totals - (P)910289849205957.9660.600.200.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)21400439784148140.9460.700.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (P)87001760518277.9390.900.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (P)50002237206159.9671.200.000.00.00
    A Totals - (P)75002850428278.9511.000.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (P)4002400661.0001.500.000.00.00
    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
    1978Minor14----------
    1979Minor48----------
    1980MLB9----------
    1980Minor7----------
    1981MLB17----------
    1981Minor33----------
    1982MLB24----------
    1982Minor21----------
    1983MLB41----------
    1983Minor28----------
    1984Minor105----------
    1985Minor67----------
    1986Minor35----------
    1987Minor37----------
    1988Minor28----------
    1989Minor7----------
    Totals521----------