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John MorrisTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1980-1993 MLB Years: 1986-1992
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Drafted
Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsOF-795, DH-6Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJohn Daniel Morris
Height6-1Weight185BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateFebruary 23,1961 [57.269]PlaceNorth Bellmore,New York
High SchoolMepham (North Bellmore,NY)
CollegeSeton Hall University (South Orange,NJ)

DraftedSelected by the Kansas City Royals [Team Picks] in the 1st round (10th overall) of the 1982 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1984-KCA-#1 ... 1985-KCA-#1
MLB DebutAugust 5,1986 [25.163]
OrganizationsSLN [6] KCA [4] CAL [1] PHI [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID15678Retrosheet IDmorrj003MLBAM ID119398
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Player Notes:   MVP of the Cape Cod Summer League in 1981
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed60Power52Contact56XBH53RBIs50Runs49Hitting56Durability43Team.497Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1980Seton Hall UniversityBigEastNCAA-1rf-cf191220160000113400000.300.391.300.6916023.375.000.150.32913.0417.391.330.000.000.00
1981Seton Hall UniversityBigEastNCAA-1rf-cf20431636068187045352291100000.417.505.6131.11810025192.447.196.577.49815.105.730.380.000.0036.76
1982Seton HallCollegeJrrf-cf215419778851191980353542300000.431.554.8681.42217139251.426.437.873.59421.519.160.437.5710.3745.88
1982Fort Myers RoyalsFSLA+kca-of2145137213972217113332710130.285.424.409.8335611172.339.124.423.37819.1915.700.821.1668.5028.21
1983Jacksonville SunsSouAAkca-of2214049096141278239230410910740210.288.420.516.93625358605.326.228.504.41618.0217.690.983.8021.3041.13
1984Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-of23148492771332441560185659643320.270.358.427.78521043567.307.157.315.35411.4616.931.482.6532.8032.33
1985Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-of2413046664117256550218725733150.251.354.363.71716936545.277.112.294.32513.2110.460.790.9293.2030.77
1986Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-of25602133050137124113233370300.235.325.376.7018021246.269.141.286.3169.3513.411.430.41213.0042.00
1986St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln33of2539100824011146271500122.240.287.290.577292108.271.050.160.2566.4813.892.140.93100.008.33
1987Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-of2614471316523122311000110.340.458.7231.181341059.289.383.596.48118.640.000.005.0815.6762.50
1987St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln33of2610115722416432352112211042.261.314.408.7226413170.288.147.236.3076.4712.942.001.7652.3331.71
1988Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-of271340340000002800000.100.143.100.2434042.125.000.050.1204.7619.054.000.000.000.00
1988St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln33of2720383112103001700000.289.308.395.70315339.355.106.132.3132.5617.957.000.000.0027.27
1989St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln33of2896117828412141042203004.239.264.342.606407124.280.103.145.2743.2317.745.501.6158.5025.00
1990St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln33of291818020000003600000.111.238.111.3492021.167.000.167.18714.2928.572.000.000.000.00
1991Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi33of30851271528211620122510041.220.293.276.569354140.267.056.165.2548.5717.862.080.71127.0014.29
1992Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAcal-of31417321000001500000.118.167.176.3433118.167.058.118.1635.5627.785.000.000.0050.00
1992California AngelsALMLBcal33of31435741110131041111010.193.258.263.52115263.222.070.158.2396.3517.462.751.5957.0018.18
1993Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-of322071131750291271410100.239.313.394.70728780.268.155.239.3168.7517.502.002.5035.5041.18
MLB Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter4026146014515886315442108351119.236.288.326.61420031665.275.090.176.0006.3216.242.571.2076.7521.38
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter57419733205191072951264942832334720612120.263.370.424.7948371872334.295.161.358.00013.8414.871.072.1938.6936.03
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter38913462033397319261555321181213156980.252.345.392.7375281181557.280.140.299.00011.6213.681.181.6751.7734.81
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter14049096141278239230410910740210.288.420.516.93625358605.326.228.504.00018.0217.690.983.8021.3041.13
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter45137213972217113332710130.285.424.409.8335611172.339.124.423.00019.1915.700.821.1668.5028.21
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter109380139159291619125716863800000.418.526.7291.25527764466.433.311.708.00018.458.150.444.0820.0040.25
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter27443041106127654124267214168.247.290.349.63915025462.283.102.181.0005.6315.582.771.3071.6723.58
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter851271528211620122510041.220.293.276.569354140.267.056.165.0008.5717.862.080.71127.0014.29
California Angels Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter435741110131041111010.193.258.263.52115263.222.070.158.0006.3517.462.751.5957.0018.18
Average MLB - Per 162 games16224724586332562174412044.236.288.326.6148112268.275.090.176.0006.3216.242.571.2076.7521.38
Average Minor - Per 162 games162557901463081475278919862330.263.370.424.79423653659.295.161.358.00013.8414.871.072.1938.6936.03

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1980Seton Hall UniversityBigEastNCAA-1S/R19212.70725000020.01086019200001.454.50--8.559.001.05.667-
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter212.70725000020.01086019200001.454.50--8.559.001.05.667-

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1982Fort Myers Royals FSLA+kca21OF38--6422-6866.9711.74------4584.427.7
1983Jacksonville Suns SouAAkca22OF135--260831271268.9891.99------14096.493.1
1984Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca23OF143--359741370366.9892.56------14896.692.9
1985Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca24OF130--3301123343341.9942.62------130100.091.5
1986Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln25OF58--132623140138.9862.38------6096.740.8
1986St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25OF31--68-1-6968.9862.19------3979.519.3
1987Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln26OF14--202-122221.0001.57------14100.010.0
1987St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26OF74--86-1-8786.9891.16------10173.345.7
1988Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln27OF6--8---881.0001.33------1346.24.2
1988St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln27OF16--12-2-1412.8570.75------2080.09.9
1989St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln28OF51--45---45451.0000.88------9653.131.5
1990St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln29OF6--4---441.0000.67------1833.33.7
1991Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi30OF57--7312-7674.9741.30------8567.135.2
1992Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal31OF2--4---441.0002.00------450.01.4
1992California AngelsALMLBcal31OF14--13---13131.0000.93------4332.68.6
1992California AngelsALMLBcal31DH6---------------4314.03.7
1993Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln32OF20--4621-4948.9802.40------20100.013.9
MLB Totals for OF - 7 season(s)-   OF249--30116-308302.9811.21------2490.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH6---------------60.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 7 season(s)-   OF373--8992898936927.9902.49------3730.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF135--260831271268.9891.99------1350.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF38--6422-6866.9711.74------380.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1982Fort Myers Royals FSLA+kca21---------38-
1983Jacksonville Suns SouAAkca22---------135-
1984Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca23---------143-
1985Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca24---------130-
1986Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln25---------58-
1986St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25---------31-
1987Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln26---------14-
1987St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26---------74-
1988Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln27---------6-
1988St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln27---------16-
1989St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln28---------51-
1990St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln29---------6-
1991Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi30---------57-
1992Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal31---------2-
1992California AngelsALMLBcal31---------146
1993Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln32---------20-

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1987St. Louis CardinalsChamp. SeriesMLB2623000000000000000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1987St. Louis CardinalsWorld SeriesMLB2612000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs23000000000000000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs12000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2013Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin52Special Assistant to GM1629072.5567.03Dusty BakerLost NL Wild-Card Game (Pirates)
* 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

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1992-12-20ContractSigned as Free Agent by Pirates. 
1992-08-10Released by Angels. 
1991-12-16ContractSigned as Free Agent by Angels. 
1991-10-09Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1991-01-10ContractSigned as Free Agent by Phillies. 
1990-10-09Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1985-05-17TradeTraded by Royals to Cardinals for Lonnie Smith. 
* 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
1986St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll2560,000-61436-386,34760,00060,000
1987St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll2665,000-5012528344,90660,000125,000
1988St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll2775,000-5522621392,10762,500200,000
1989St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll2895,000-5082036429,80262,500295,000
1990St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll29207,500-4501936515,727100,000502,500
1991Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll30100,000-62040-742,231100,000602,500
1992California AngelsTeam Payroll31200,000-4882139962,245109,000802,500
* 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