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John MizerockTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1979-1990 MLB Years: 1983-1989
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Drafted
Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsC-922, 1B-10, OF-7, 3B-6Position when DraftedCPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJohn Joseph Mizerock
Height5-11Weight190BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 8,1960 [57.340]PlacePunxsutawney,Pennsylvania
High SchoolPunxsutawney Area (Punxsutawney,PA)

DraftedSelected by the Houston Astros [Team Picks] in the 1st round (8th overall) of the 1979 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1983-HOU-#9
MLB DebutApril 12,1983 [22.125]
OrganizationsHOU [8] ATL [4] Awards4
TBC Player ID15504Retrosheet IDmizej001MLBAM ID119209
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed19Power44Contact65XBH56RBIs48Runs24Hitting33Durability45Team.493Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1979Daytona AstrosFSLA+hou-c185315213396131210272303000.257.369.368.7375610182.286.111.296.34114.8412.640.851.6550.6725.64
1980Daytona AstrosFSLA+hou-c1999299376611123921475230300.221.330.284.6148514352.258.063.224.29313.3514.771.110.57149.5021.21
1981Daytona AstrosFSLA+hou-c2092304366711014233414210460.220.311.266.5778112350.249.046.181.26911.7112.001.020.29304.0017.91
1981Columbus AstrosSouAAhou-c201135682002004800000.229.308.286.59410239.296.057.171.28110.2620.512.000.000.0025.00
1981Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         103339427513014433455010460.221.311.268.5799114389.253.047.180.27111.5712.851.110.26339.0018.67
1982Columbus AstrosSouAAhou-c2112842046961411248165073343120.229.313.352.66514827480.249.123.231.29510.4215.211.462.5035.0028.13
1983Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-c2253176184612253111202911230.261.337.438.7757719200.285.177.290.34010.0014.501.452.5035.2041.30
1983Houston AstrosNLMLBhou4c2233858134111000121511122.153.263.259.522226100.171.106.247.23812.0015.001.251.0085.0046.15
1984Columbus AstrosSouAAhou-c236118119437042302321921000.238.358.343.7016211216.247.105.271.32914.818.800.591.8545.2525.58
1985Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-c2475223244711111901322813060.211.313.283.5966313259.237.072.211.27012.3610.810.880.39223.0027.66
1985Houston AstrosNLMLBhou4c241538694006002810004.237.293.342.63513441.300.105.158.2874.8819.514.000.000.0044.44
1986Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-c252056293005015812200.161.234.214.44812366.180.053.125.2117.5812.121.600.000.0033.33
1986Houston AstrosNLMLBhou4c254481915111600241610124.185.374.259.633213107.215.074.370.30622.4314.950.670.9381.0020.00
1987Richmond BravesILAAAatl-c2690277217720023030283802320.278.341.372.71310322310.313.094.206.3169.0312.261.360.65138.5028.57
1988Richmond BravesILAAAatl-c278823821527042900183022450.218.275.298.5737111264.231.080.155.2556.8211.361.671.5259.5021.15
1989Richmond BravesILAAAatl-c281123523679112235103635273100.224.298.284.58210015400.242.060.165.2619.008.750.970.50176.0018.99
1989Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl8c281127160002000300000.222.222.222.4446027.250.000.000.2020.0011.110.000.000.000.00
1990Greenville BravesSouAAatl-c2924111000001100000.250.400.500.900215.333.250.500.40120.0020.001.000.000.00100.00
1990Richmond BravesILAAAatl-c29349011204021000101811010.222.307.333.640306102.257.111.222.2939.8017.651.801.9645.0030.00
1990Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         369412215021000111911010.223.311.340.651327107.260.117.234.29810.2817.761.731.8747.0033.33
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter103231244392224003842312410.186.307.268.5756213275.217.082.247.00013.8215.271.110.73115.5030.23
Minor League Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter91828072916501208383251215351404172624450.232.318.321.6399001663225.256.089.213.00010.8812.531.151.1873.8725.54
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter4721412133330685161595314918681814270.234.308.323.631456891601.257.089.196.0009.3111.621.251.0088.2526.97
AA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter2026407214824116731887101553120.231.327.347.67422241740.251.116.241.00011.7613.651.162.1640.0027.70
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter244755861722826936411511743760.228.330.294.62422236884.260.066.221.00013.0113.241.020.68125.8320.93
Houston Astros Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter92204233792222003839312410.181.316.275.5915613248.212.094.279.00015.3215.731.030.81102.0035.14
Atlanta Braves Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1127160002000300000.222.222.222.4446027.250.000.000.0000.0011.110.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1623633868143338006066523616.186.307.268.5759820433.217.082.247.00013.8215.271.110.73115.5030.23
Average Minor - Per 162 games1624955111521175723627135480.232.318.321.63915929569.256.089.213.00010.8812.531.151.1873.8725.54

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1979Daytona Astros FSLA+hou18C45--2552553285280.9826.22-----155384.933.1
1980Daytona Astros FSLA+hou19C95--5325298593584.9856.15------9996.069.3
1981Daytona Astros FSLA+hou20C81--5014946554550.9936.79-----139288.060.0
1981Daytona Astros FSLA+hou201B2--131-214141.0007.00------922.21.5
1981Daytona Astros FSLA+hou20OF1--1---111.0001.00------921.10.7
1981Columbus Astros SouAAhou20C11--8011219391.9788.27-----111100.07.8
1982Columbus Astros SouAAhou21C122--76287167865849.9826.96-----1412895.385.3
1982Columbus Astros SouAAhou211B3--23-112423.9587.67------1282.32.1
1982Columbus Astros SouAAhou213B2--12--331.0001.50------1281.61.4
1983Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou22C49--2922552322317.9846.47-----35392.534.5
1983Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou221B1--64-110101.00010.00------531.90.7
1983Houston AstrosNLMLBhou22C33--1542465184178.9675.39-261465.01133100.020.4
1984Columbus Astros SouAAhou23C34--159183-180177.9835.21-----56155.724.3
1984Columbus Astros SouAAhou23OF6--4-2-64.6670.67------619.84.3
1984Columbus Astros SouAAhou231B1--21--331.0003.00------611.60.7
1985Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou24C71--3334353381376.9875.30------7594.750.7
1985Houston AstrosNLMLBhou24C15--778318885.9665.67-13572.2315100.09.3
1986Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou25C18--81104-9591.9585.06-----12090.012.6
1986Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou251B1--6---661.0006.00------205.00.7
1986Houston AstrosNLMLBhou25C42--221123-236233.9875.55-26778.814495.525.9
1987Richmond Braves ILAAAatl26C87--50454137571558.9776.41-----79096.762.6
1988Richmond Braves ILAAAatl27C71--4043184443435.9826.13-----78880.750.4
1988Richmond Braves ILAAAatl273B4--32-1551.0001.25------884.52.8
1989Richmond Braves ILAAAatl28C109--6756979751744.9916.83-----911297.374.7
1989Richmond Braves ILAAAatl281B1--3---331.0003.00------1120.90.7
1989Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl28C11--484--52521.0004.73-2250.0111100.06.9
1990Greenville Braves SouAAatl29C1--8---881.0008.00-----1250.00.7
1990Richmond Braves ILAAAatl29C27--14813-51611611.0005.96-----13479.418.6
1990Richmond Braves ILAAAatl291B1--6---661.0006.00------342.90.7
MLB Totals for C - 4 season(s)-   C101--50048126560548.9795.43-672870.5161010.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 7 season(s)-   C432--2437245423027242682.9856.21-----284320.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B4--32-1551.0001.25------40.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 4 season(s)-   1B4--214-125251.0006.25------40.00.0
AA Totals for C - 4 season(s)-   C168--100911621811461125.9826.70-----211680.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF6--4-2-64.6670.67------60.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B4--251112726.9636.50------40.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B2--12--331.0001.50------20.00.0
A+ Totals for C - 3 season(s)-   C221--1288126181714321414.9876.40-----282210.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B2--131-214141.0007.00------20.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1979Daytona Astros FSLA+hou18-45---------
1980Daytona Astros FSLA+hou19-95---------
1981Daytona Astros FSLA+hou20-812------1-
1981Columbus Astros SouAAhou20-11---------
1982Columbus Astros SouAAhou21-1223--2-----
1983Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou22-491--------
1983Houston AstrosNLMLBhou22-33---------
1984Columbus Astros SouAAhou23-341------6-
1985Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou24-71---------
1985Houston AstrosNLMLBhou24-15---------
1986Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou25-181--------
1986Houston AstrosNLMLBhou25-42---------
1987Richmond Braves ILAAAatl26-87---------
1988Richmond Braves ILAAAatl27-71---4-----
1989Richmond Braves ILAAAatl28-1091--------
1989Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl28-11---------
1990Greenville Braves SouAAatl29-1---------
1990Richmond Braves ILAAAatl29-271--------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1993Eugene EmeraldsNwstA-Minorkca32Manager764036.5261.02 
1994Rockford RoyalsMidwAMinorkca33Manager1398950.640--1 Lost in Finals
1995Wilmington Blue RocksCaroA+Minorkca34Manager1388355.601--2 Lost in Finals
1996Wilmington Blue RocksCaroA+Minorkca35Manager1408060.571--1 League Champions
1997Wilmington Blue RocksCaroA+Minorkca36Manager1406278.44320.04 
1998Wichita WranglersTexAAMinorkca37Manager1407565.536--1 Lost in Finals
1999Wichita WranglersTexAAMinorkca38Manager1408357.593--1 League Champions
2000Omaha Golden SpikesPCLAAAMinorkca39Manager1436479.44821.53 
2001Omaha RoyalsPCLAAAMinorkca40Manager1447074.48613.53 Lost in Semi-Finals (New Orleans)
2002Kansas City RoyalsALMLBMLBkca41Bullpen Coach16262100.38332.54Tony Muser,Tony Pena,John Mizerock-
2002Kansas City RoyalsALMLBMLBkca41Manager16262100.38332.54 -
2003Kansas City RoyalsALMLBMLBkca42Third Base Coach1628379.5127.03Tony Pena-
2004Kansas City RoyalsALMLBMLBkca43Third Base Coach16258104.35834.05Tony Pena-
2008Kansas City RoyalsALMLBMLBkca47Bullpen Coach1627587.46313.54Trey Hillman
2009Kansas City RoyalsALMLBMLBkca48Bullpen Coach1626597.40121.53Trey Hillman
2011Clearwater ThreshersFSLA+Minorphi50Hitting Coach1387563.5433.03Dusty Wathan
2012Clearwater ThreshersFSLA+Minorphi51Hitting Coach1327260.5455.53Chris Truby
2013Clearwater ThreshersFSLA+Minorphi52Hitting Coach1356768.49612.52Chris Truby
2014Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi53Assistant Hitting Coach1627389.45123.05Ryne Sandberg
2015Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi54Assistant Hitting Coach1626399.38927.05Ryne Sandberg
2016Williamsport CrosscuttersNYPLA-Minorphi55Hitting Coach753936.52010.52Pat Borders
2017Reading Fightin PhilsEastAAMinorphi56Hitting Coach1407268.51420.03Greg Legg
2018Clearwater ThreshersFSLA+Minorphi57Hitting Coach1377760.562--1Shawn WilliamsLost in semi-finals
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Awards [4]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1994Midwest League Manager of the Year1
1995Carolina League Manager of the Year1
1999Minor League Manager of the Year ... Texas League Manager of the Year2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1987-04-03ContractSigned as Free Agent by Braves. 
1987-01-01Released by Expos. 
1986-12-09ContractSigned as Free Agent by Expos. 
1986-10-24Released by Astros. 
* 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
1985Houston AstrosTeam Payroll2460,000-51632-370,78060,00060,000
1986Houston AstrosTeam Payroll2560,000-61435-386,34760,000120,000
1989Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll2862,500-69144-429,80262,500182,500
* 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