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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Jefferson Alan Mcknight
Stat Years
1983-1998  [mlb] 1989-1994
Height/Weight
6-0 / 188
Bats/Throws
Both / Right
Positions
OF (301) ... 2B (260) ... SS (243) ... 1B (240) ... 3B (86) ... P (6) ... DH (5) ... C (1)
Draft Position
SS
Born Date/Place
Death
2015-03-01 [52.011]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
Southside (Fort Smith,AR)
Colleges
University of Arkansas-Fort Smith (Fort Smith, Arkansas)
Draft
Selected by the New York Mets in Round #2 (#29 overall) of the 1983 Amateur Entry Draft (Jan-Sec Phase) 2 Draft Instances
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Joe Mason
MLB Debut
1989-06-06 - Boxscore  (Age: 26.108)
Service Time
Organizations
NYN [10] BAL [2]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 15158 ... retro id: mcknj001 ... mlbam id: 118786
Relations
Son of Jim McKnight
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1983Little Falls MetsNYPLA-nyn-20ss---1391151025310911151801010.217.308.261.569131304.174.044.25811.4513.741.200.00.0016.0
    1984Columbia MetsSALAnyn-21ss-2b---295251316410112791261711120.255.326.315.6412807912.195.060.2699.296.070.65251.00.3618.8
    1985Columbia MetsSALAnyn-22of-1b---36715926426112462211810220.264.350.333.683183538.226.069.28911.489.840.86159.00.5519.0
    1985Lynchburg MetsCaroA+nyn-22ss---34915019336102100291904300.220.341.273.614186417.247.053.24615.5910.220.660.00.0021.2
    1986Jackson MetsTexAAnyn-23of-2b---41324697111824345552765835930.252.354.341.69556216031.258.089.27413.5210.320.76117.20.7126.3
    1987Jackson MetsTexAAnyn-24of-3b---5165951230281141210000.203.266.356.62264215.220.153.2226.2518.753.0029.53.1341.7
    1987Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-242b---58718421477322501242211410.255.338.359.6972146612.228.104.27411.2110.280.9292.00.9325.5
    1988Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn1825of-2b---6113345368814022504363201350.255.323.313.63638510816.151.058.2749.358.310.89172.50.5218.2
    1989Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-261b---71164258410619294830795613110.249.368.367.73550915630.311.118.26915.5211.000.7147.21.7728.3
    1989New York MetsNLMLBnyn15262bL-S-E-P7612230000002100001.250.357.250.6071430.167.000.27314.297.140.500.00.000.0
    1990Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-27of-ss---8100339569521374575415904630.280.352.422.77439014331.268.142.31510.5115.131.4448.41.7932.6
    1990Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal38271b-ofL-S-E-P82975111520140051713000.200.259.267.52684203.133.067.2465.9520.243.4075.01.1920.0
    1991Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-28ss-2b---9228119317211812141000100.383.469.5561.025964510.333.173.42314.5810.420.7181.01.0432.3
    1991Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal3828of-dhL-S-E-P91641271002102700002.171.209.195.4044381.098.024.2064.6516.283.500.00.0014.3
    1992Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-29of-1b---101023524310821144333515211130.307.395.406.80140614326.244.099.35012.5612.811.0288.00.9924.1
    1992New York MetsNLMLBnyn5292b-1bL-S-E-P103185102331213012800002.271.287.400.68787346.141.129.2802.309.204.0042.52.3026.1
    1993New York MetsNLMLBnyn7,1730ss-2bL-S-E-P1110516419423121300133113203.256.311.323.634183536.146.067.3017.1016.942.3882.01.0914.3
    1994Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn-312b-1b---12826591002023200100.346.400.385.78530101.077.039.36010.006.670.670.00.0011.1
    1994New York MetsNLMLBnyn18311bL-S-E-P1231271410020041200100.148.250.185.4353251.185.037.25012.5037.503.000.00.0025.0
    1997Columbia HBLIndy------341b-2b---1344170275012113611201700614.294.357.394.7511966714.218.100.31010.208.670.85170.00.5128.0
    1998Newark BearsAtlIndy------351b-2b---14103151220041011600000.387.548.4521.00042142.452.065.48026.1914.290.550.00.0016.7
    MLB Totals (6 yrs)218404459410253411287626308.233.284.304.58844312317.141.071.2736.3217.162.7180.81.1318.1
    National League Totals (4 yrs)17328832727242801215213306.250.300.330.6303169513.149.080.2896.6516.462.4872.01.2718.1
    American League Totals (2 yrs)45116132230161072413002.190.242.241.483127284.121.051.2315.5118.903.43116.00.7918.2
    Minor League Totals94629554267781421833350362441937592132210.263.353.357.71034361055193.240.094.28912.1910.910.8989.60.9624.8
    Minor: Indy Totals54201326214114021312300614.308.391.403.7942388116.254.095.33313.039.660.74201.00.4225.8
    Minor: A- Totals391151025310911151801010.217.308.261.569131304.174.044.25811.4513.741.200.00.0016.0
    Minor: A Totals16241057106162251153473521340.259.335.322.65746313220.207.063.27710.157.560.74205.00.4318.9
    Minor: A+ Totals4915019336102100291904300.220.341.273.614186417.247.053.24615.5910.220.660.00.0021.2
    Minor: AA Totals1485287613027366363807045930.246.345.343.68862618136.254.097.26912.7811.180.8888.00.9627.7
    Minor: AAA Totals5481752264484901125206141724823331017130.276.364.383.7472030671126.247.107.30412.2211.480.9470.11.2326.0
    New York Mets Totals (4 yrs)17328832727242801215213306.250.300.330.6303169513.149.080.2896.6516.462.4872.01.2718.1
    Baltimore Orioles Totals (2 yrs)45116132230161072413002.190.242.241.483127284.121.051.2315.5118.903.43116.00.7918.2
    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 Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1985Columbia MetsSALAnyn-221---009.0030003304.04541380011.759.002.256.7518.0011.252.67.000
    1985Minor Totals: NYNbyYearA----221---009.0030003304.04541380011.759.002.256.7518.0011.252.67.000
    1986Jackson MetsTexAAnyn-232---001.5050005506.04110110000.836.000.001.501.501.501.00.000
    1986Minor Totals: NYNbyYearAA----231---001.5050005506.04110110000.836.000.001.501.501.501.00.000
    1987Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-243---000.0010001102.00000000010.000.000.000.000.000.000.00.000
    1987Minor Totals: NYNbyYearAAA----241---000.0010001102.00000000010.000.000.000.000.000.002.00.000
    1988Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn18254---0036.0010001101.03441110004.0027.009.009.009.0036.001.00.000
    1988Minor Totals: NYNbyYearAAA----251---0036.0010001101.03441110004.0027.009.009.009.0036.001.00.000
    1998Newark BearsAtlIndy------355---0011.5711000007.016990551003.0020.570.006.436.4311.571.00.000
    1998Indy TotalsbyYearIndy----351---0011.5711000007.016990551003.0020.570.006.436.4311.571.00.000
    Minor League Totals006.23100001010013.01110925100021.237.621.383.466.926.922.00.000
    Minor: Indy Totals0011.5711000007.016990551003.0020.570.006.436.4311.571.00.000
    Minor: A Totals009.0030003304.04541380011.759.002.256.7518.0011.252.67.000
    Minor: AA Totals001.5050005506.04110110000.836.000.001.501.501.501.00.000
    Minor: AAA Totals0012.0020002203.03441110011.339.003.003.003.0012.001.00.000
    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 Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1983Little Falls MetsNYPLA-20SS3800.043721615131115.8783.000.0050.797.41
    1984Columbia MetsSALA211B500.09000991.0001.800.003.65.34
    1984Columbia MetsSALA212B2800.06665318134131.9784.700.0020.129.52
    1984Columbia MetsSALA213B1000.019411410.7141.000.007.210.53
    1984Columbia MetsSALA21SS2800.0287014911298.8753.500.0020.129.52
    1984Columbia MetsSALA21OF800.01100011111.0001.400.005.88.48
    1985Columbia MetsSALA221B1900.053201155551.0002.900.0014.028.43
    1985Columbia MetsSALA222B500.0241176.8571.200.003.77.53
    1985Columbia MetsSALA223B400.0052075.7141.300.002.96.03
    1985Columbia MetsSALA22SS300.04401881.0002.700.002.24.54
    1985Columbia MetsSALA22OF2700.0331103534.9711.300.0019.940.36
    1985Lynchburg MetsCaroA+222B500.0870215151.0003.000.003.610.25
    1985Lynchburg MetsCaroA+223B800.0216212018.9002.300.005.716.34
    1985Lynchburg MetsCaroA+22SS3100.035831016128118.9223.800.0022.163.33
    1985Lynchburg MetsCaroA+22OF400.02000221.0000.500.002.98.27
    1986Jackson MetsTexAA231B3200.021318114232231.9967.200.0023.724.22
    1986Jackson MetsTexAA232B4200.08993918191182.9534.300.0031.131.82
    1986Jackson MetsTexAA233B2100.01431314845.9382.100.0015.615.92
    1986Jackson MetsTexAA23SS500.0370010101.0002.000.003.73.83
    1986Jackson MetsTexAA23OF4900.0814619185.9341.700.0036.337.14
    1986Jackson MetsTexAA23P500.00100111.0000.200.003.73.815
    1987Jackson MetsTexAA241B200.06000661.0003.000.001.512.55
    1987Jackson MetsTexAA242B100.01200331.0003.000.000.76.35
    1987Jackson MetsTexAA243B800.0322122625.9623.100.005.950.05
    1987Jackson MetsTexAA24SS100.00100111.0001.000.000.76.35
    1987Jackson MetsTexAA24OF900.01220014141.0001.600.006.656.39
    1987Tidewater TidesILAAA241B1200.01840222221.0001.800.008.613.85
    1987Tidewater TidesILAAA242B5100.07399821180172.9563.400.0036.458.62
    1987Tidewater TidesILAAA243B400.02601881.0002.000.002.94.64
    1987Tidewater TidesILAAA24SS300.077131514.9334.700.002.13.43
    1987Tidewater TidesILAAA24OF2000.04120043431.0002.200.0014.323.04
    1987Tidewater TidesILAAA24P100.00100111.0001.000.000.71.119
    1988Tidewater TidesILAAA251B1200.0587256765.9705.400.008.510.63
    1988Tidewater TidesILAAA252B3700.056104623166160.9644.300.0026.232.72
    1988Tidewater TidesILAAA253B800.01601771.0000.900.005.77.13
    1988Tidewater TidesILAAA25SS1800.01237455349.9252.700.0012.815.94
    1988Tidewater TidesILAAA25OF4900.0531305754.9471.100.0034.843.45
    1989Tidewater TidesILAAA261B7600.058447355634631.9958.300.0052.165.51
    1989Tidewater TidesILAAA262B2500.03456489490.9573.600.0017.121.62
    1989Tidewater TidesILAAA263B1000.0415102019.9501.900.006.88.63
    1989Tidewater TidesILAAA26SS2800.029537128982.9212.900.0019.224.13
    1989Tidewater TidesILAAA26OF700.01410015151.0002.100.004.86.09
    1989New York MetsNLMLB261B102.13000331.0003.001.430.616.75
    1989New York MetsNLMLB262B4016.11501661.0001.500.372.566.74
    1989New York MetsNLMLB263B102.0000000.0000.000.000.616.77
    1989New York MetsNLMLB26SS103.1001010.0000.000.000.616.75
    1990Rochester Red WingsILAAA271B1200.0755188180.9886.700.008.312.03
    1990Rochester Red WingsILAAA272B200.03201551.0002.500.001.42.06
    1990Rochester Red WingsILAAA27SS4000.054130928193184.9534.600.0027.640.02
    1990Rochester Red WingsILAAA27OF5100.0797409086.9561.700.0035.251.05
    1990Baltimore OriolesALMLB271B150112.08911091001001.0006.700.899.351.73
    1990Baltimore OriolesALMLB272B5027.0880116161.0003.200.593.117.24
    1990Baltimore OriolesALMLB27SS102.01101221.0002.001.000.63.43
    1990Baltimore OriolesALMLB27OF8048.18000881.0001.000.175.027.68
    1990Baltimore OriolesALMLB27DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.63.420
    1991Rochester Red WingsILAAA282B700.01221113433.9714.700.004.931.85
    1991Rochester Red WingsILAAA28SS1400.02139456460.9384.300.009.763.64
    1991Rochester Red WingsILAAA28OF100.01000111.0001.000.000.74.515
    1991Baltimore OriolesALMLB281B2016.01410115151.0007.500.941.212.55
    1991Baltimore OriolesALMLB28OF7051.08100991.0001.300.184.343.89
    1991Baltimore OriolesALMLB28DH400.0000000.0000.000.002.525.08
    1992Tidewater TidesILAAA291B3000.021221612239233.9757.800.0021.129.43
    1992Tidewater TidesILAAA292B1700.027391116766.9853.900.0012.016.74
    1992Tidewater TidesILAAA29OF6000.0102721111109.9821.800.0042.358.84
    1992New York MetsNLMLB291B9056.1632126665.9857.201.165.629.03
    1992New York MetsNLMLB292B14082.01831155049.9803.500.608.645.26
    1992New York MetsNLMLB293B3010.0041054.8001.300.401.99.75
    1992New York MetsNLMLB29SS307.01301441.0001.300.571.99.75
    1992New York MetsNLMLB29OF101.0000000.0000.000.000.63.213
    1993New York MetsNLMLB30C101.0000000.0000.000.000.61.03
    1993New York MetsNLMLB301B10034.13550540401.0004.001.176.29.52
    1993New York MetsNLMLB302B15069.11723334340.9302.700.589.314.34
    1993New York MetsNLMLB303B9028.238201311.8461.200.395.68.66
    1993New York MetsNLMLB30SS290150.031525118883.9432.900.5517.927.64
    1994Norfolk TidesILAAA311B100.01100011111.00011.000.000.712.55
    1994Norfolk TidesILAAA312B200.0740011111.0005.500.001.425.06
    1994New York MetsNLMLB311B206.08000881.0004.001.331.86.56
    MLB Totals - (C)100000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (1B)390021219117232231.9965.900.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (2B)38004467410115111.9652.900.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (3B)1300312301815.8331.200.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (SS)340033566139589.9372.600.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)16001610017171.0001.100.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)500000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (1B)1430095884128210541042.9897.300.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (2B)141002123252065557537.9643.800.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (3B)2200727123534.9711.500.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (SS)103001232662553414389.9403.800.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (OF)188002901891317308.9721.600.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)1000100111.0001.000.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (1B)340021918114238237.9967.000.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (2B)43009095918194185.9544.300.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (3B)29001753437470.9462.400.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (SS)600380011111.0001.800.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (OF)58009366110599.9431.700.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (P)5000100111.0000.200.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (2B)500870215151.0003.000.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (3B)800216212018.9002.300.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (SS)310035831016128118.9223.800.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (OF)4002000221.0000.500.000.00.00
    A Totals - (1B)240062201164641.0002.700.000.00.00
    A Totals - (2B)33006869419141137.9724.200.000.00.00
    A Totals - (3B)1400114612115.7141.100.000.00.00
    A Totals - (SS)310032741410120106.8833.400.000.00.00
    A Totals - (OF)3500441104645.9781.300.000.00.00
    A- Totals - (SS)380043721615131115.8783.000.000.00.00
    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
    1983Minor-----38-----
    1984Minor--5281028---8-
    1985Minor--19101234---31-
    1986Minor5-3242215---49-
    1987Minor1-1452124---29-
    1988Minor--1237818---49-
    1989MLB--1411-----
    1989Minor--76251028---7-
    1990MLB--155-1---81
    1990Minor--122-40---51-
    1991MLB--2------74
    1991Minor---7-14---1-
    1992MLB--91433---1-
    1992Minor--3017-----60-
    1993MLB-11015929-----
    1994MLB--2--------
    1994Minor--12-------
    Totals6124026086243---3015