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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Otis Junior Nixon
Stat Years
1979-1999  [mlb] 1983-1999
Height/Weight
6-2 / 180
Bats/Throws
Both / Right
Positions
OF (1420) ... CF (382) ... SS (269) ... 3B (133) ... 2B (84) ... LF (50) ... DH (19)
Draft Position
3B
Born Date/Place
High School
West Columbus (Cerro Gordo,NC)
Colleges
Louisburg College (Louisburg, North Carolina)
Draft
Selected by the New York Yankees in Round #1 (#3 overall) of the 1979 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Sec Phase) 3 Draft Instances
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1983-09-09 - Boxscore  (Age: 24.243)
Service Time
Organizations
NYA [5] CLE [4] ATL [4] MON [3] TOR [2] LAN [1] MIN [1] BOS [1] TEX [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 16004 ... retro id: nixoo001 ... mlbam id: 119812
Relations
Brother of Donell Nixon
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1979Paintsville YankeesAppRknya-203b---163203585810312553574003100.286.441.379.8202647714.384.093.35021.5915.150.70203.00.3824.1
    1980Greensboro HornetsSALAnya-21ss-3b---213649312413712534867131138815200.278.412.341.75361416820.402.063.33218.4014.330.78164.30.4914.6
    1981Nashville SoundsSouAAnya-22ss---31274078910292020721511010136100.251.413.283.69652711511.442.032.33220.8719.170.920.00.0010.8
    1982Nashville SoundsSouAAnya-23ss-2b---4722834780320206117595613000.283.408.307.715346875.389.024.35217.0516.180.950.00.006.2
    1982Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-232b---4592074358400144613494107100.280.416.300.716264624.415.020.34718.5615.530.840.00.006.9
    1983Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-24of---513855712916211604194299683112510.291.393.332.72567118517.330.041.33814.3112.370.860.00.0010.5
    1983New York YankeesALMLBnya3924ofL-S-E-P51314220000201500000.143.200.143.3431520.214.000.2226.6733.335.000.00.000.0
    1984Maine GuidesILAAAcle-25of---6722534270510223910444506200.277.381.304.685305776.316.027.33314.4314.751.020.00.008.6
    1984Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2025ofL-S-E-P649911614000112681103102.154.220.154.374103140.154.000.1737.7710.681.380.00.000.0
    1985Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2026ofL-S-E-P710416234384039201182704002.235.271.315.586174517.185.080.2654.6015.523.3854.01.7218.4
    1986Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2027ofL-S-E-P81059533254108236131202001.263.352.326.678110315.379.063.30111.8210.910.920.00.0020.0
    1987Buffalo BisonsAmerAAAcle-28of---9592495171134223367343000000.285.371.394.7652839819.361.109.31812.0110.600.88124.50.7126.8
    1987Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2028ofL-S-E-P91917210001233400000.059.200.059.2592010.118.000.07715.0020.001.330.00.000.0
    1988Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-29of---10672355267630194014432803110.285.394.336.730282799.345.051.32215.259.930.650.00.0013.4
    1988Montreal ExposNLMLBmon3529ofL-S-E-P10902714766820154613284204200.244.312.288.6003057810.269.044.2869.1813.771.500.00.0015.1
    1989Montreal ExposNLMLBmon3530ofL-S-E-P111262584156720213712333602014.217.306.260.566293679.267.043.25211.2612.291.090.00.0016.1
    1990Montreal ExposNLMLBmon3531ofL-S-E-P121192314658621205013283303102.251.331.307.638263719.338.056.28810.6512.551.18231.00.3815.5
    1991Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl132ofL-S-E-P13124401811191010267221474027335.297.371.327.69846013111.274.030.32710.228.700.850.00.009.2
    1992Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl133ofL-S-E-P14120456791341422224118395405204.294.348.346.69450215818.189.052.3287.7710.761.38228.00.4013.4
    1993Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl134ofL-S-E-P151344617712412312447136163055210.269.351.315.66653214516.252.046.30611.4711.841.03461.00.1912.9
    1994Boston Red SoxALMLBbos235ofL-S-E-P16103398601091510254210556506210.274.360.317.67746112616.261.043.32511.9314.101.180.00.0014.7
    1995Texas RangersALMLBtex236ofL-S-E-P17139589871742120455021588506316.295.357.338.69565619923.190.043.3438.8412.961.470.00.0013.2
    1996Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor237cfL-S-E-P18125496871421511295413716817019.286.377.327.70457516217.266.041.33012.3511.830.96496.00.1712.0
    1997Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor238cfL-S-E-P191034015410512112647105254065010.262.343.304.64746412214.264.042.29611.2111.641.04401.00.2213.3
    1997Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan1038cfL-S-E-P1942175304862118122132402102.274.323.349.672191619.206.075.3116.8112.571.85175.00.5218.8
    1998Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin139cfL-S-E-P2011044871133661203774456242014.297.361.344.70550015413.212.047.3368.8011.201.27448.00.209.8
    1999Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl140lfL-S-E-P218415131312108267231501111.205.309.232.541176353.305.027.22613.078.520.650.00.009.7
    MLB Totals (18 yrs)1709511587813791422711318620186585694567281072.270.343.314.65758001608180.244.044.30810.0911.971.19465.00.1913.1
    American League Totals (10 yrs)8702711446743771261642898731338733813344.274.348.318.666307886295.234.044.31610.1712.571.24451.80.1912.8
    National League Totals (8 yrs)8392404432636651551543319927230722915728.265.338.310.648272274685.255.045.2999.9911.281.13480.80.1813.4
    Minor League Totals7932887635805732662324601216055126451320.279.403.328.7313556948105.377.049.33517.0114.400.85481.20.1713.0
    Minor: Rk Totals63203585810312553574003100.286.441.379.8202647714.384.093.35021.5915.150.70203.00.3824.1
    Minor: A Totals13649312413712534867131138815200.278.412.341.75361416820.402.063.33218.4014.330.78164.30.4914.6
    Minor: AA Totals1996901361821240401333216915749100.264.411.293.70487320216.420.029.34119.3617.980.930.00.008.8
    Minor: AAA Totals39515013174283914211925573266227128920.285.391.334.725180550155.347.049.33314.7412.580.85750.50.1112.9
    Atlanta Braves Totals (4 yrs)46214692684083873801865917017221811620.278.351.319.670167046948.244.041.31010.1810.301.01489.70.1811.8
    Montreal Expos Totals (3 yrs)335760134180216156133388911109316.237.316.284.60086121628.289.047.27510.3412.891.25760.00.1215.6
    Cleveland Indians Totals (4 yrs)2773658578813195726325409105.214.276.266.5424079712.225.052.2437.8613.271.69121.70.7415.4
    Toronto Blue Jays Totals (2 yrs)228897141247272255101231231221135119.275.362.317.679103928431.265.042.31511.8411.740.99448.50.1912.6
    Texas Rangers Totals (1 yrs)139589871742120455021588506316.295.357.338.69565619923.190.043.3438.8412.961.470.00.0013.2
    Minnesota Twins Totals (1 yrs)11044871133661203774456242014.297.361.344.70550015413.212.047.3368.8011.201.27448.00.209.8
    Boston Red Sox Totals (1 yrs)103398601091510254210556506210.274.360.317.67746112616.261.043.32511.9314.101.180.00.0014.7
    Los Angeles Dodgers Totals (1 yrs)42175304862118122132402102.274.323.349.672191619.206.075.3116.8112.571.85175.00.5218.8
    New York Yankees Totals (1 yrs)1314220000201500000.143.200.143.3431520.214.000.2226.6733.335.000.00.000.0
    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
    1979Paintsville YankeesAppRk203B6200.0521201012182172.9452.800.0095.498.41
    1979Paintsville YankeesAppRk20SS300.0221154.8001.300.004.64.83
    1980Greensboro HornetsSALA213B7100.0601322711219192.8772.700.0051.152.21
    1980Greensboro HornetsSALA21SS8600.095176929280271.9683.200.0061.963.21
    1981Nashville SoundsSouAA22SS12400.01983485651602546.9074.400.0086.797.61
    1982Nashville SoundsSouAA232B3400.074105322182179.9845.300.0023.647.22
    1982Nashville SoundsSouAA23SS3800.0521062019178158.8884.200.0026.452.83
    1982Columbus ClippersILAAA232B4100.072136723215208.9675.100.0029.369.51
    1982Columbus ClippersILAAA23SS1700.03233787265.9033.800.0012.128.84
    1983Columbus ClippersILAAA242B900.02219114241.9764.600.006.46.54
    1983Columbus ClippersILAAA24OF12700.0363532371368.9922.900.0090.792.01
    1983New York YankeesALMLB24OF900.0141101615.9381.700.005.669.29
    1984Maine GuidesILAAA25OF7000.0206711214213.9953.000.0051.597.24
    1984Cleveland IndiansALMLB25OF4600.08130084841.0001.800.0028.493.96
    1985Cleveland IndiansALMLB26OF8000.0129541138134.9711.700.0049.476.94
    1985Cleveland IndiansALMLB26DH1100.0000000.0000.000.006.810.63
    1986Cleveland IndiansALMLB27OF9500.0903309693.9691.000.0058.690.54
    1986Cleveland IndiansALMLB27DH500.0000000.0000.000.003.14.86
    1987Buffalo BisonsAmerAAA28OF5800.0170330176173.9833.000.0041.498.34
    1987Cleveland IndiansALMLB28OF1700.02100021211.0001.200.0010.589.56
    1987Cleveland IndiansALMLB28DH200.0000000.0000.000.001.210.511
    1988Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAA29OF6700.0130110132131.9922.000.0047.2100.03
    1988Montreal ExposNLMLB29OF8200.0176211179178.9942.200.0050.691.13
    1989Montreal ExposNLMLB30OF9800.0160220164162.9881.700.0060.577.84
    1990Montreal ExposNLMLB31SS100.00101111.0001.000.000.60.84
    1990Montreal ExposNLMLB31OF8800.0149510155154.9941.800.0054.373.94
    1991Atlanta BravesNLMLB32OF11500.0218631227224.9871.900.0071.092.72
    1992Atlanta BravesNLMLB33OF11100.0333631342339.9913.100.0068.592.53
    1993Atlanta BravesNLMLB34OF11600.0308431315312.9902.700.0071.686.63
    1994Boston Red SoxALMLB35OF10300.0254431261258.9892.500.0089.6100.01
    1995Texas RangersALMLB36OF13800.0357441365361.9892.600.0095.899.31
    1996Toronto Blue JaysALMLB37CF12500.0341521348346.9942.800.0077.2100.01
    1997Toronto Blue JaysALMLB38CF10200.0254110256255.9962.500.0063.099.01
    1997Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB38CF4200.0971109998.9902.300.0025.9100.03
    1997Toronto Blue JaysALMLB38DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.010
    1998Minnesota TwinsALMLB39CF10800.0278430285282.9892.600.0066.798.21
    1999Atlanta BravesNLMLB40LF5000.0490105049.9801.000.0030.959.53
    1999Atlanta BravesNLMLB40CF500.03000331.0000.600.003.16.02
    MLB Totals - (SS)1000101111.0001.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (LF)5000490105049.9801.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (CF)382009731171991984.9932.600.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)10980022904528723632335.9882.100.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)1900000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (2B)500094155824257249.9695.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (SS)17003233787265.9033.800.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (OF)322008691683893885.9912.700.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (2B)340074105322182179.9845.300.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (SS)162002504547670780704.9034.300.000.00.00
    A Totals - (3B)7100601322711219192.8772.700.000.00.00
    A Totals - (SS)860095176929280271.9683.200.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (3B)6200521201012182172.9452.800.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (SS)300221154.8001.300.000.00.00
    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
    1979Minor----623-----
    1980Minor----7186-----
    1981Minor-----124-----
    1982Minor---75-55-----
    1983MLB---------9-
    1983Minor---9-----127-
    1984MLB---------46-
    1984Minor---------70-
    1985MLB---------8011
    1986MLB---------955
    1987MLB---------172
    1987Minor---------58-
    1988MLB---------82-
    1988Minor---------67-
    1989MLB---------98-
    1990MLB-----1---88-
    1991MLB---------115-
    1992MLB---------111-
    1993MLB---------116-
    1994MLB---------103-
    1995MLB---------138-
    1996MLB-------125---
    1997MLB-------144--1
    1998MLB-------108---
    1999MLB------505---
    Totals---8413326950382-142019