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John MontefuscoTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1973-1986 MLB Years: 1974-1986
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PositionsP-301Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJohn Joseph Montefusco Jr.
Height6-1Weight180BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMay 25,1950 [68.150]PlaceLong Branch,New Jersey
CollegeBrookdale Community College (Lincroft,NJ)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1972 by the San Francisco Giants.
Signing ScoutsJohn Kerr
MLB DebutSeptember 3,1974 [24.101]
OrganizationsSFN [8] NYA [4] SDN [2] ATL [1] Awards1Awards Voting2-14
TBC Player ID15548Retrosheet IDmontj001MLBAM ID119261
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Player Notes:   Topps All-Star Rookie (RHP) in 1975 ... Threw a no-hitter on september 29,1976 against the Atlanta Braves ... Opening Day Starter for the San Francisco Giants in 1976-1978
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts64Walks67Hittable52SO/BB73vsPower52Hitting33Durability52Team.511Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1973nullA--Rel23922.18240240000120.09440290441260001.157.05--3.309.452.86.818-
1974nullAA--Rel24893.13190190000144.014361500371070001.258.94--2.316.692.89.471-
1974nullAAA--Rel24733.2711011000077.0603528026900001.127.01--3.0410.523.46.700-
1974Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--Rel015123.18300300000221.020396780631970001.208.27--2.578.023.13.5561.65
1974San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn50S/R24324.81752111039.0412221319340001.539.380.694.357.781.79.6003.29
1975San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn26ST251592.883534110410243.2210857811862156201.217.760.413.187.942.50.6252.47
1976San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn26ST2616142.843736111600253.0224908011741723101.187.960.392.636.112.32.5332.72
1977San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn26ST277123.49262514000157.0170826110461105001.379.720.572.636.292.39.3683.04
1978San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn26ST281193.81363603000238.223311010125681774301.268.790.942.566.672.60.5503.32
1979San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn26ST29383.94222200000137.014564601551763001.439.530.993.354.991.49.2734.16
1980San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn26S/R30484.37221751000113.012061551539852101.409.531.193.106.752.18.3334.00
1981Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl24S/R31233.4926917004177.0753230927342101.328.731.053.143.961.26.4004.28
1982San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn27ST3210114.00323201000184.017793821741832101.188.640.832.004.052.02.4763.68
1983San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn27S/R33943.30311021109495.0943835632521101.328.870.573.024.911.63.6923.49
1983New York YankeesALMLBnya24ST33503.32660000038.0391414310150001.299.240.712.373.551.501.0003.78
1984Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-ST34100.69330000013.06111171000.544.150.690.694.857.001.000-
1984New York YankeesALMLBnya24ST34533.5811110000055.0552622513231001.238.950.812.113.741.77.6253.82
1985New York YankeesALMLBnya26S/R350010.2931200107.012883220002.0015.433.862.572.571.00-8.54
1986New York YankeesALMLBnya26Rel36002.19404001012.09332530001.146.571.463.652.190.60-5.61
MLB Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter90833.542982445432111751649.116047286501355131081291001.288.740.742.795.892.11.5200.69
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter25142.75573540000354.030313710811083301001.167.700.032.758.393.06.641-
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter832.9014311000090.0663629127971001.036.600.102.709.703.59.727-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter893.13190190000144.014361500371070001.258.94--2.316.692.89.471-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter922.18240240000120.09440290441260001.157.05--3.309.452.86.818-
San Francisco Giants Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter59623.47185175103011201180.211435144569038386923701.298.700.682.916.612.27.488-
San Diego Padres Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter19153.776342212094279.227113111723731353201.238.720.742.354.341.85.559-
Atlanta Braves Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter233.4926917004177.0753230927342101.328.731.053.143.961.26.400-
New York Yankees Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1033.75241860020112.211551471330431001.299.191.042.403.431.43.769-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings12113.54403284121220.0214978718681444101.288.740.742.795.892.11.5220.69
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings1692.75352330000220.018885671672051001.167.700.032.758.393.06.640-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1974San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn50p24714540023001400000.286.333.7141.04710215.250.428.500.4656.6726.674.0013.337.0050.00
1975San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn26p2535804701120054409001.088.141.150.29112294.171.062.125.1425.3246.818.801.0680.0028.57
1976San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn26p2638783810030054216101.103.165.115.2809191.216.012.077.1435.4946.158.400.000.0012.50
1977San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn26p2726491600140032404000.122.173.184.3579156.208.062.122.1685.3642.868.001.7949.0016.67
1978San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn26p2837702410001053219002.057.132.071.2035185.105.014.100.1105.8837.656.400.000.0025.00
1979San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn26p2924423731030111102001.167.186.286.47212445.226.119.119.2072.2224.4411.000.000.0057.14
1980San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn26p3022301100000011213000.033.094.033.1271035.056.000.033.0742.8634.2912.000.000.000.00
1981Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl24p312615111000000900000.067.067.133.2002115.167.066.067.0880.0060.000.000.000.00100.00
1982San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn27p3232582510020043006001.086.145.103.2486168.179.017.086.1255.8844.127.500.000.0020.00
1983San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn27p3331191100010021104000.053.143.053.1961025.125.000.105.1108.0044.005.500.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter2784552344724181127219343106.097.152.147.2996713529.172.050.110.0005.1041.408.110.76113.7529.55
San Francisco Giants Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter1893631937524151121169333105.102.157.160.3175811421.173.058.116.0004.9940.148.050.9590.7529.73
San Diego Padres Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter637736100300641010001.078.145.091.2367193.167.013.091.0006.4544.096.830.000.0016.67
Atlanta Braves Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2615111000000900000.067.067.133.2002115.167.066.067.0000.0060.000.000.000.00100.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1622651326412101116128225103.097.152.147.299398308.172.050.110.0005.1041.408.110.76113.7529.55

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1974San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn24P7-39-4--441.0000.570.10-----7100.04.3
1975San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn25P35-24311251-3736.9731.030.15-----35100.021.7
1976San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn26P37-25312213-3633.9170.890.13-----3897.422.8
1977San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn27P26-15710121-2322.9570.850.14-----26100.016.0
1978San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn28P36-238828223836.9471.000.15-----3797.322.2
1979San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn29P22-137920123029.9671.320.21-----2491.713.6
1980San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn30P22-11369-115151.0000.680.13-----22100.013.7
1981Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl31P26-77612111918.9470.690.23-----26100.024.5
1982San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn32P32-18411293-4340.9301.250.22-----32100.019.8
1983San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn33P31-953133-1916.8420.520.17-----31100.019.1
1983New York YankeesALMLBnya33P6-3823--551.0000.830.13-----6100.03.7
1984Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya34P3--13--441.0001.33------3100.02.2
1984New York YankeesALMLBnya34P11-55171198.8890.730.15-----11100.06.8
1985New York YankeesALMLBnya35P3-711--221.0000.670.29-----3100.01.9
1986New York YankeesALMLBnya36P4-1223-1551.0001.250.42-----4100.02.5
MLB Totals for P - 13 season(s)-   P298-164882187168285269.9440.900.16-----2980.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P3--13--441.0001.33------30.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1974San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn247----------
1975San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn2535----------
1976San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn2637----------
1977San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn2726----------
1978San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn2836----------
1979San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn2922----------
1980San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn3022----------
1981Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl3126----------
1982San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn3232----------
1983San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn3331----------
1983New York YankeesALMLBnya336----------
1984Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya343----------
1984New York YankeesALMLBnya3411----------
1985New York YankeesALMLBnya353----------
1986New York YankeesALMLBnya364----------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2001Somerset PatriotsAtlIndIndy-51Pitching Coach1268343.659--1Sparky LyleLeague Champions
* 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 [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1975National League Rookie of the Year1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1986-03-17ContractSigned as Free Agent by Yankees. 
1985-11-12Released by Yankees. 
1983-08-26TradeTraded by Padres to Yankees for Edwin Rodriguez, Dennis Rasmussen and Cash. 
1982-03-06ContractSigned as Free Agent by Padres. 
1981-11-13Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1980-12-12TradeTraded by Giants with Craig Landis to Braves for Doyle Alexander. 
1972-11-06ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Giants. 
* 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
1985New York YankeesTeam Payroll35637,500-1461076++370,78060,000637,500
1986New York YankeesTeam Payroll36716,667-1491279++386,34760,0001,354,167
* 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