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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
James William Nettles
Stat Years
1968-1986  [mlb] 1970-1981
Height/Weight
6-0 / 186
Bats/Throws
Left / Left
Positions
OF (613) ... 1B (19)
Draft Position
OF
Born Date/Place
Death
High School
Crawford (San Diego,CA)
Colleges
San Diego State University (San Diego, California)
Draft
Selected by the Minnesota Twins in Round #4 (#76 overall) of the 1968 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1970-09-07 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.189)
Service Time
Organizations
MIN [3] OAK [3] KCA [2] DET [1] NYA [1] PIT [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 15927 ... retro id: nettj101 ... mlbam id: 119721
Relations
Brother of Graig Nettles, Uncle of Jeff Nettles
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1968St. CloudNorthernInd----21of---1682605074133435000000000.285.285.404.68926010520.000.119.0000.000.000.0065.01.5427.0
    1969CharlotteSouAA----22of---22184112212311000000000.262.262.429.69184366.000.167.0000.000.000.0028.03.5727.3
    1970EvansvilleAmerAAA----23of---311238562122223834000000000.317.317.452.76938517433.000.135.0000.000.000.0048.12.0827.0
    1970Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin34,3923ofL-S-E-P31320350000011500000.250.286.250.5362150.000.000.3334.7623.815.000.00.000.0
    1971PortlandPCLAAA----24of---436148244054523000000000.270.270.459.7291486814.000.189.0000.000.000.0029.63.3835.0
    1971Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin724ofL-S-E-P47016817425162432192400323.250.321.399.7201906712.268.149.25510.0012.631.2628.03.1628.6
    1972Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin725ofL-S-E-P510223528485241543325210035.204.302.294.5962686911.230.090.24611.9419.401.6358.81.4922.9
    1973TacomaPCLAAA----26of---6138553971451891564000000000.262.262.409.67155322642.000.147.0000.000.000.0036.92.7129.0
    1974EvansvilleAmerAAA----27of---77728748831471249000000000.289.289.512.80128714733.000.223.0000.000.000.0023.94.1839.8
    1974Detroit TigersALMLBdet2827ofL-S-E-P74314120325161734152612011.227.306.404.7101595712.277.177.2399.4316.351.7323.53.7737.5
    1976JuarezMexAAA----29of---8621682533100113000000000.196.196.274.4701684611.000.078.0000.000.000.00168.00.6033.3
    1977Columbus ClippersILAAApit-30of---91234098911624316451110775401200.284.395.474.86948919443.381.190.29315.7511.040.7025.63.2737.1
    1978Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-31of---10125444601161971670104626712400.261.350.444.79451319742.336.183.27412.0913.061.0827.83.1236.2
    1979Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-32of---11133477651223141786148837820400.256.366.444.81056621252.375.188.27214.6613.780.9428.13.0042.6
    1979Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca2832ofL-S-E-P111123020001003200000.087.192.087.2792620.130.000.09511.547.690.670.00.000.0
    1980Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-33of---1211535347909483765465808100.255.340.371.71140813121.249.116.28511.2714.221.2644.11.9623.3
    1981Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak-34of---13108344428310444538486114340.241.333.328.66140011318.212.087.28012.0015.251.2786.01.0021.7
    1981Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak2934ofL-S-E-P1310000000000001000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1982Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak-35of---14510351003000100000.500.500.6001.1001061.100.100.5560.0010.000.000.00.0020.0
    1986Madison MuskiesMidwAoak-39of---1511000000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (6 yrs)24058768129154165710107010923369.220.304.341.64566520035.240.121.24310.5316.391.5636.72.4127.1
    American League Totals (6 yrs)24058768129154165710107010923369.220.304.341.64566520035.240.121.24310.5316.391.5636.72.4127.1
    Minor League Totals105636635739771644710548044353163194151440.267.324.423.74740121550316.245.156.2687.887.951.0134.92.6232.3
    Minor: Ind Totals682605074133435000000000.285.285.404.68926010520.119.119.2730.000.000.0065.01.5427.0
    Minor: A Totals11000000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AA Totals2184112212311000000000.262.262.429.69184366.167.167.2350.000.000.0028.03.5727.3
    Minor: AAA Totals103435785629551634510246944353163194151440.267.326.423.74939271514310.247.156.2698.058.121.0135.12.6032.5
    Minnesota Twins Totals (3 yrs)1854234895103103976528110358.225.309.333.64247914123.234.108.25410.8616.911.5642.32.0924.2
    Detroit Tigers Totals (1 yrs)4314120325161734152612011.227.306.404.7101595712.277.177.2399.4316.351.7323.53.7737.5
    Kansas City Royals Totals (1 yrs)1123020001003200000.087.192.087.2792620.130.000.09511.547.690.670.00.000.0
    Oakland Athletics Totals (1 yrs)10000000000001000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1970Minnesota TwinsALMLB23OF1100.08000881.0000.700.006.884.68
    1971Minnesota TwinsALMLB24OF6200.0139321144142.9862.300.0038.888.64
    1972Minnesota TwinsALMLB251B101.01000111.0001.001.000.61.04
    1972Minnesota TwinsALMLB25OF790571.2156531164161.9822.000.2851.377.54
    1974Detroit TigersALMLB27OF4100.08010081811.0002.000.0025.395.38
    1978Omaha RoyalsAmerAAA311B800.05010146160.9847.500.005.96.42
    1978Omaha RoyalsAmerAAA31OF10700.0182530190187.9841.700.0079.385.62
    1979Omaha RoyalsAmerAAA321B900.06210137372.9868.000.006.66.82
    1979Omaha RoyalsAmerAAA32OF10900.0253661265259.9772.400.0080.182.01
    1979Kansas City RoyalsALMLB321B100.02000221.0002.000.000.69.15
    1979Kansas City RoyalsALMLB32OF800.01900019191.0002.400.004.972.78
    1980Columbus ClippersILAAA33OF11300.01561044170166.9761.500.0080.798.31
    1981Tacoma TigersPCLAAA34OF7800.0128872143136.9511.700.0056.172.23
    1981Oakland AthleticsALMLB34OF100.0000000.0000.000.000.9100.08
    1982Tacoma TigersPCLAAA35OF400.07000771.0001.800.002.880.08
    MLB Totals - (1B)2013000331.0001.503.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)2020571402952416411.9882.000.720.00.00
    AAA Totals - (1B)17001122027134132.9857.800.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (OF)4110072629207775755.9741.800.000.00.00
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1970MLB---------11-
    1971MLB---------62-
    1972MLB--1------79-
    1974MLB---------41-
    1978Minor--8------107-
    1979MLB--1------8-
    1979Minor--9------109-
    1980Minor---------113-
    1981MLB---------1-
    1981Minor---------78-
    1982Minor---------4-
    Totals--19------613-