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Jack MorrisTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1976-1996 MLB Years: 1977-1994
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Drafted
World Series Champion

PositionsP-552, DH-7Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJohn Scott Morris
Height6-3Weight200BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMay 16,1955 [63.183]PlaceSt. Paul,Minnesota
High SchoolHighland Park (St. Paul,MN)
CollegeBrigham Young University (Provo,UT)

DraftedSelected by the Detroit Tigers [Team Picks] in the 5th round (98th overall) of the 1976 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsDick Wiencek
MLB DebutJuly 26,1977 [22.071]
OrganizationsDET [15] TOR [2] CLE [1] MIN [1] Awards7Awards Voting12-174
TBC Player ID15675Retrosheet IDmorrj001MLBAM ID119399
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Player Notes:   Opening day starter for Detroit Tigers in 1980-1990, Minnesota Twins in 1991 and Toronto Blue Jays in 1992-1993 ... Threw a no-hitter on April 7,1984 against the Chicago White Sox
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts59Walks54Hittable64SO/BB59vsPower64Hitting0Durability79Team.526Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1976nullAA--S/R21236.251293000036.0373125036180002.039.25--9.004.500.50.400-
1977Evansville TripletsAmerAAAdet-ST22673.60202004000135.01416854542958001.369.400.332.806.332.26.462-
1977Detroit TigersALMLBdet47ST22113.74761100045.2382019423282001.347.490.794.535.521.22.5004.16
1978Detroit TigersALMLBdet47S/R23354.332872100100106.01075751849484001.479.080.684.164.080.98.3754.05
1979Detroit TigersALMLBdet47ST241773.28272709100197.2179767219591139101.208.150.872.695.151.92.7083.73
1980Detroit TigersALMLBdet47ST2516154.183636011200250.025212511620871126201.369.070.723.134.031.29.5163.94
1981Detroit TigersALMLBdet47ST261473.052525015100198.015369671478972201.176.950.643.554.411.24.6673.72
1982Detroit TigersALMLBdet47ST2717164.063737017300266.0247131120379613510001.298.351.253.244.561.41.5154.59
1983Detroit TigersALMLBdet47ST2820133.343737020100293.2257117109308323218001.167.880.922.547.112.80.6063.35
1984Detroit TigersALMLBdet47ST2919113.60353509100240.022110896208714814001.288.280.753.265.541.70.6333.70
1985Detroit TigersALMLBdet47ST3016113.333535013400257.0212102952111019115301.257.420.743.856.691.74.5933.54
1986Detroit TigersALMLBdet47ST312183.273535015600267.022910597408222312001.167.721.352.767.522.72.7243.97
1987Detroit TigersALMLBdet47ST3218113.383434013000266.0227111100399320824101.207.681.323.157.042.24.6214.26
1988Detroit TigersALMLBdet47ST3315133.943434010200235.02251151032083168111101.318.620.773.186.432.02.5363.51
1989Lakeland TigersFSLA+det-ST34002.2533000008.07220020000.887.88----2.250.00--
1989Detroit TigersALMLBdet47ST346144.862424010000170.018910292235911512101.469.991.223.126.081.95.3004.21
1990Detroit TigersALMLBdet47ST3515184.513636011300249.2231144125269716216201.318.330.943.505.841.67.4554.03
1991Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin47ST3618123.433535010200246.222610794189216315101.298.250.663.365.951.77.6003.60
1992Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor47ST372164.04343406100240.222211410818801329201.258.300.672.994.941.65.7783.66
1993Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor47ST387126.19272704100152.2189116105186510314101.6611.141.063.836.071.58.3684.45
1994Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle47ST391065.60232301000141.01639688146710013001.6310.380.894.276.371.49.6254.43
1996St. Paul SaintsNorthernInd-ST41512.6110100310072.0662621216437001.138.210.251.995.352.69.833-
MLB Totals - 18 Season(s)Filter2541863.9054952722175281003819.0356718151657389139024782062701.308.400.923.275.831.78.5771.12
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter8104.07353234000179.0185101815781158001.479.300.253.925.781.47.444-
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter673.60202004000135.01416854542958001.369.400.332.806.332.26.462-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter236.251293000036.0373125036180002.039.25--9.004.500.50.400-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter002.2533000008.07220020000.887.88----2.250.00--
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter512.6110100310072.0662621216437001.138.210.251.995.352.69.833-
Detroit Tigers Totals - 14 Season(s)Filter1981503.7343040822154241003040.2276713821262321108619801552301.278.180.953.215.861.82.569-
Toronto Blue Jays Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter28184.876161010200392.04112302133614523523301.419.400.823.325.381.62.609-
Minnesota Twins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter18123.433535010200246.222610794189216315101.298.250.663.365.951.77.600-
Cleveland Indians Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1065.60232301000141.01639688146710013001.6310.380.894.276.371.49.625-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings15113.903230210210220.020510495228014312201.308.400.923.275.831.78.5771.12
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings10124.07433945000220.022712410069614110001.479.300.253.925.781.47.455-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1977Evansville TripletsAmerAAAdet-2220514811040011400100.157.170.216.38611253.211.059.078.1701.8926.4214.000.000.0025.00
1987Detroit TigersALMLBdet47p32361000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1081400000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter20514811040011400100.157.170.216.38611253.211.059.078.0001.8926.4214.000.000.0025.00
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter20514811040011400100.157.170.216.38611253.211.059.078.0001.8926.4214.000.000.0025.00
Detroit Tigers Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1081400000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1622600000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games16241332658803200811300800.157.170.216.3868916429.211.059.078.0001.8926.4214.000.000.0025.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1977Detroit TigersALMLBdet22P7-4528--10101.0001.430.22-----7100.04.3
1978Detroit TigersALMLBdet23P28-106515232220.9090.710.19-----28100.017.3
1979Detroit TigersALMLBdet24P27-1971423233937.9491.370.19-----2896.416.8
1979Detroit TigersALMLBdet24DH1---------------283.60.6
1980Detroit TigersALMLBdet25P36-2503143227674.9742.060.30-----36100.022.2
1980Detroit TigersALMLBdet25DH2---------------365.61.2
1981Detroit TigersALMLBdet26P25-1981628-244441.0001.760.22-----25100.022.9
1982Detroit TigersALMLBdet27P37-2662631125857.9831.540.21-----37100.022.8
1983Detroit TigersALMLBdet28P37-2932926225755.9651.490.19-----4484.122.8
1983Detroit TigersALMLBdet28DH2---------------444.51.2
1984Detroit TigersALMLBdet29P35-2402932346461.9531.740.25-----35100.021.6
1985Detroit TigersALMLBdet30P35-2572525425450.9261.430.19-----35100.021.7
1986Detroit TigersALMLBdet31P35-2672727245654.9641.540.20-----35100.021.6
1987Detroit TigersALMLBdet32P34-2663118-149491.0001.440.18-----3694.421.0
1987Detroit TigersALMLBdet32DH2---------------365.61.2
1988Detroit TigersALMLBdet33P34-2353121115352.9811.530.22-----34100.021.0
1989Lakeland Tigers FSLA+det34P3--13--441.0001.33------3100.02.2
1989Detroit TigersALMLBdet34P24-1701722134039.9751.630.23-----24100.014.8
1990Detroit TigersALMLBdet35P36-2493814225452.9631.440.21-----36100.022.2
1991Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin36P35-2462325-248481.0001.370.20-----35100.021.6
1992Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor37P34-2402026114746.9791.350.19-----34100.021.0
1993Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor38P27-1521110212321.9130.780.14-----27100.016.7
1994Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle39P23-1411219413531.8861.350.22-----23100.020.4
MLB Totals for P - 18 season(s)-   P549-38183874132936829800.9651.460.21-----5490.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 4 season(s)-   DH7---------------70.00.0
A+ 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
1977Detroit TigersALMLBdet227----------
1978Detroit TigersALMLBdet2328----------
1979Detroit TigersALMLBdet2427---------1
1980Detroit TigersALMLBdet2536---------2
1981Detroit TigersALMLBdet2625----------
1982Detroit TigersALMLBdet2737----------
1983Detroit TigersALMLBdet2837---------2
1984Detroit TigersALMLBdet2935----------
1985Detroit TigersALMLBdet3035----------
1986Detroit TigersALMLBdet3135----------
1987Detroit TigersALMLBdet3234---------2
1988Detroit TigersALMLBdet3334----------
1989Lakeland Tigers FSLA+det343----------
1989Detroit TigersALMLBdet3424----------
1990Detroit TigersALMLBdet3536----------
1991Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin3635----------
1992Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor3734----------
1993Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor3827----------
1994Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle3923----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1984Detroit TigersChamp. SeriesMLB29101.291007.0511400.866.430.001.295.144.000.001.000
1984Detroit TigersWorld SeriesMLB29202.0022018.013431300.896.500.001.506.504.330.001.000
1987Detroit TigersChamp. SeriesMLB32016.751108.0663701.136.750.003.387.882.330.00.000
1991Minnesota TwinsChamp. SeriesMLB36204.0520013.11761701.3711.480.000.684.737.000.001.000
1991Minnesota TwinsWorld SeriesMLB36201.1731023.018391501.177.040.003.525.871.670.001.000
1992Toronto Blue JaysChamp. SeriesMLB37016.5721012.11199601.658.030.006.574.380.670.00.000
1992Toronto Blue JaysWorld SeriesMLB37028.4420010.2131061201.8610.970.005.0610.122.000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 4 yrs324.87606200040.73902201424001.308.630.003.105.311.710.00.600
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 3 yrs422.96707300051.74401701840001.207.660.003.146.972.220.00.667

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1991Minnesota TwinsWorld SeriesMLB3632000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1992Toronto Blue JaysWorld SeriesMLB3722000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs54000000000300000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.0000.0075.000.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2003Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet48Broadcaster16243119.26547.05Alan Trammell-
2006Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin51Broadcaster1629666.593--1Ron GardenhireLost ALDS (Athletics)
2007Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin52Broadcaster1627983.48817.03Ron Gardenhire
2008Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin53Broadcaster1638875.5401.02Ron Gardenhire
2009Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin54Broadcaster1638776.534--1Ron GardenhireLost in ALDS (NY Yankees)
2010Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin55Broadcaster1629468.580--1Ron GardenhireLost in 1st Round (Yankees)
* 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 [7]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1983AL Pitcher of the Month (August)1
1984AL Pitcher of the Month (April) ... American League Player of the Week (April 2-April 8)2
1986AL Pitcher of the Month (July) ... American League Player of the Week (September 22-September 28)2
1991AL Pitcher of the Month (June) ... World Series MVP2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1994-12-22ContractSigned as Free Agent by Reds. 
1994-08-09Released by Indians. 
1994-02-10ContractSigned as Free Agent by Indians. 
1993-11-05Released by Blue Jays. 
1991-12-18ContractSigned as Free Agent by Blue Jays. 
1991-11-11Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1991-02-05ContractSigned as Free Agent by Twins. 
1990-12-07Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1987-12-29ContractSigned as Free Agent by Tigers. 
1987-11-09Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1986-12-19ContractSigned as Free Agent by Tigers. 
1986-11-12Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
* 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
1985Detroit TigersTeam Payroll30885,000-59291++370,78060,000885,000
1986Detroit TigersTeam Payroll31875,000-90388++386,34760,0001,760,000
1987Detroit TigersTeam Payroll321,850,000-10199++344,90660,0003,610,000
1988Detroit TigersTeam Payroll331,988,000-11199++392,10762,5005,598,000
1989Detroit TigersTeam Payroll341,989,000-25198++429,80262,5007,587,000
1990Detroit TigersTeam Payroll352,100,000-13198++515,727100,0009,687,000
1991Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll363,700,000-51100++742,231100,00013,387,000
1992Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll374,450,000-10199++962,245109,00017,837,000
1993Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll385,425,000-72100++968,431109,00023,262,000
1994Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll391,000,000-2531171++957,101109,00024,262,000
* 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