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Luke JacksonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: Atlanta Braves MLB Years: 2015-2018
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Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsP-231Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameLuke Ray Jackson
Height6-2Weight180BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 24,1991 [26.306]PlaceOrmond Beach,Florida
High SchoolCalvary Christian Academy (Ormond Beach,FL)

DraftedSelected by the Texas Rangers [Team Picks] in the 1st round (45th overall) of the 2010 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$1,557,000Signing ScoutsJuan AlvarezService Time1.057 (2017)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2013-TEX-#6 ... 2014-TEX-#8   [PIPE] 2016-TEX-#8 ... 2017-ATL-#27
MLB DebutSeptember 4,2015 [24.011]
OrganizationsTEX [6] ATL [2] Awards0
TBC Player ID156376Retrosheet IDjackl001MLBAM ID592426
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (54.29%) -- Curveball (20.27%) -- Slider (20.19%) -- Changeup (5.25%)
Fastball Velocity [2018] - 93.61 - [2017] - 94.65 - [2016] - 94.00 - [2015] - 96.07
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts61Walks24Hittable46SO/BB30vsPower46Hitting0Durability51Team.519Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2011Hickory CrawdadsSALAtex31ST19565.6419190000075.08357479487812101.759.961.085.769.361.63.455-
2012Hickory CrawdadsSALAtex7ST20554.9213130100064.0633735433725101.508.860.564.6410.132.18.500-
2012Myrtle Beach PelicansCaroA+tex18ST20524.3913130000065.2673532232744001.519.180.274.3910.142.31.714-
2012Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST01074.65262601000129.213072676651469101.509.020.424.5110.132.25.588-
2013Myrtle Beach PelicansCaroA+tex7ST21942.41191900000101.07930276471046001.257.040.534.199.272.21.692-
2013Frisco RoughRidersTexAAtex27S/R21200.67642000027.01322012303000.934.33--4.0010.002.501.000-
2013Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST01142.04252320000128.09232296591349001.186.470.424.159.422.27.733-
2014Frisco RoughRidersTexAAtex7ST22823.0215141001183.0582828524838100.986.260.542.598.963.46.800-
2014Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAtex27ST221310.3511101000040.0564946928432002.1012.602.036.309.681.54.250-
2014Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0955.40262420011123.01147774145212610101.358.321.023.799.192.42.643-
2015Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAtex77Rel23234.3439534009066.06237323357911001.468.410.414.7510.722.26.400-
2015Texas RangersALMLBtex53Rel23004.2670700406.05331261001.117.111.422.848.533.00-4.24
2016Frisco RoughRidersTexAAtex37Rel24014.8120020005124.0271813417325001.819.991.486.2911.841.88.000-
2016Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAtex77Rel24102.4516016002222.01376215271001.275.320.826.1411.051.801.000-
2016Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel0113.6936036007346.0402519632596001.557.771.176.2211.461.84.500-
2016Texas RangersALMLBtex77Rel240010.80808002011.22214144830002.5716.973.096.172.310.38-9.15
2017Gwinnett BravesILAAAatl50S/R25036.29945001124.0261717216232001.739.620.745.928.511.44.000-
2017Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl58Rel25204.62430430017050.2552626419334041.469.770.713.375.861.741.0004.24
2018Atlanta BravesNLMLBatlRel26003.0070700419.043315122011.004.001.005.0012.002.40-0.78
2018Gwinnett StripersILAAAatlRel26211.691019000021.01154010340000.984.64--4.2214.343.40.667-
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter205.33650650027176.28646461034547051.559.971.163.946.261.591.0001.79
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter40304.231901028810185612.05583222894631767959301.428.170.674.649.952.14.571-
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter6105.4385206500123173.11681151051610420616001.568.690.835.3810.661.98.375-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1032.874118230062134.298484395314516101.126.550.603.549.692.74.769-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1463.19323200000166.2146655987917810001.357.880.434.279.612.25.700-
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter10115.31323201000139.01469482138115017201.639.450.845.249.711.85.476-
Atlanta Braves Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter204.37500500021159.2592929524456051.398.900.753.626.791.881.000-
Texas Rangers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter008.5015015006017.127171751091002.0613.502.505.004.500.90--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings605.33184018400763220.02441301302896153200141.559.971.163.946.261.591.0001.79
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings14114.236837310062220.02001151031611424321101.428.170.674.649.952.14.560-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2017Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl58p25412000000000001000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2018Gwinnett StripersILAAAatlp2622000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2018Atlanta BravesNLMLBatlp2661000000000001001.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter473000000000002001.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter22000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter22000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
Atlanta Braves Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter473000000000002001.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16210000000000007003.000.000.000.0000017.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games1621620000000008100000.000.000.000.00000162.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2011Hickory Crawdads SALAtex19P19--681-1514.9330.74------19100.013.9
2012Hickory Crawdads SALAtex20P13--454-139.6920.69------13100.09.4
2012Myrtle Beach Pelicans CaroA+tex20P13--34--771.0000.54------13100.09.4
2013Myrtle Beach Pelicans CaroA+tex21P19--615-121211.0001.11------19100.013.7
2013Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex21P6--22--441.0000.67------6100.04.3
2014Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex22P15--741-1211.9170.73------15100.010.8
2014Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex22P11--42--661.0000.55------11100.07.6
2015Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex23P39--2111-1413.9290.33------39100.027.1
2016Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex24P20---2--221.0000.10------20100.014.4
2016Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex24P16--13-2441.0000.25------16100.011.2
2016Texas RangersALMLBtex24P8-11-1--111.0000.130.091150.0-8100.04.9
2017Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl25P9--111-32.6670.22------9100.06.3
2017Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl25P43-5044-1881.0000.190.165-100.0-43100.026.5
MLB Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P51-6145-1991.0000.180.156185.7-510.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P75--817222725.9260.33------750.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P41--981-1817.9440.41------410.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P32--919-128281.0000.88------320.00.0
A Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P32--10135-2823.8210.72------320.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2011Hickory Crawdads SALAtex1919----------
2012Hickory Crawdads SALAtex2013----------
2012Myrtle Beach Pelicans CaroA+tex2013----------
2013Myrtle Beach Pelicans CaroA+tex2119----------
2013Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex216----------
2014Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex2215----------
2014Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex2211----------
2015Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex2339----------
2016Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex2420----------
2016Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex2416----------
2016Texas RangersALMLBtex248----------
2017Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl259----------
2017Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2543----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2015Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB23105.4020200103.1322124001.618.102.705.4010.802.005.401.000
2017Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB25019.0050500424.0844043003.0018.000.009.006.750.759.00.000
2018Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB26108.4450500115.1765055102.3511.810.008.448.441.0010.131.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 3 yrs217.8212012006312.718121111112102.2912.790.717.828.531.098.53.667

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2018-06-17RPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to Major League Contract26.298Team Roster on 2018-06-17
2018-06-16RPFree Agent -Free Agent--Refused minor league assignment, declared free agent26.297  
2018-06-14RPAtlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors26.295Team Roster on 2018-06-14
2018-06-13RPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment26.294Team Roster on 2018-06-13
2018-06-05RPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors26.286Team Roster on 2018-06-05
2018-05-08RPAtlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors26.258Team Roster on 2018-05-08
2018-05-06RPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)-ActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Gwinnett (AAA)26.256Team Roster on 2018-05-06
2018-04-18RPAtlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors26.238Team Roster on 2018-04-18
2018-04-15RPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment26.235Team Roster on 2018-04-15
2018-04-04RPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors26.224Team Roster on 2018-04-04
2018-01-05RPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors26.134Team Roster on 2018-01-05
2017-12-20RPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment26.118Team Roster on 2017-12-20
2017-09-01RPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL26.008Team Roster on 2017-09-01
2017-08-28RPAtlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)YDL-10InjuredAssigned to Gwinnett (AAA) for rehab26.004Team Roster on 2017-08-28
2017-08-19RPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Right shoulder strain25.361Team Roster on 2017-08-19
2017-05-20RPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Gwinnett (AAA)25.270Team Roster on 2017-05-20
2017-04-21RPAtlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Gwinnett (AAA)25.241Team Roster on 2017-04-21
2017-04-14RPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Gwinnett (AAA)25.234Team Roster on 2017-04-14
2017-03-19RPAtlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Gwinnett (AAA)25.208Team Roster on 2017-03-19
2016-12-06RPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YMinorsTradedTraded from Rangers to Braves for Tyrell Jenkins and Brady Feigl25.104Team Roster on 2016-12-06
2016-07-03RPTexas RangersFrisco (AA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Frisco (AA)24.314Team Roster on 2016-07-03
2016-06-23RPTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Round Rock (AAA)24.304Team Roster on 2016-06-23
2016-06-09RPTexas RangersRound Rock (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Round Rock (AAA)24.290Team Roster on 2016-06-09
2016-05-17RPTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Round Rock (AAA)24.267Team Roster on 2016-05-17
2016-04-14RPTexas RangersRound Rock (AAA)YMinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DL and assigned to Round Rock (AAA)24.234Team Roster on 2016-04-14
2016-04-12RPTexas RangersRound Rock (AAA)YDL-15InjuredAssigned to Round Rock (AAA) for rehab24.232Team Roster on 2016-04-12
2016-04-03RPTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Stress reaction, lower back24.223Team Roster on 2016-04-03
2015-09-02RPTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Round Rock (AAA)24.009Team Roster on 2015-09-02
2015-08-11PTexas RangersRound Rock (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Round Rock (AAA)23.353Team Roster on 2015-08-11
2015-08-06PTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Round Rock (AAA)23.348Team Roster on 2015-08-06
2015-03-23PTexas RangersRound Rock (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Round Rock (AAA)23.212Team Roster on 2015-03-23
2014-11-21PTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors23.089Team Roster on 2014-11-21
2014-06-26PTexas RangersRound Rock (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Round Rock (AAA)22.307Team Roster on 2014-06-26
2013-08-04PTexas RangersFrisco (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Frisco (AA)21.346Team Roster on 2013-08-04
2012-06-25PTexas RangersMyrtle Beach (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Myrtle Beach (A+)20.306Team Roster on 2012-06-25
2012-06-12PTexas RangersHickory (A)-Minors--20.293Team Roster on 2012-06-12
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2010-08-16ContractSigned by Rangers 
* 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
2010Texas Rangers-181,557,000-------1,557,000Signing Bonus out of 2010 Draft (1st round - 45th overall)
2015Texas RangersTeam Payroll23507,5000.0478451-3,571,283507,5002,064,500
2016Texas RangersTeam Payroll24507,5000.08877146-3,498,245507,5002,572,000
2017Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll25535,0001.05781935-3,651,709535,0003,107,000
2018Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll26545,000-72930-4,360,045545,0003,652,0002018-06-17 - Signed to Major League Contract
* 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