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Jim OlanderTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1981-1994 MLB Years: 1991-1991
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PositionsOF-1136, DH-2, 1B-1Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJames Bentley Olander
Height6-1Weight185BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateFebruary 21,1963 [55.177]PlaceTucson,Arizona
High SchoolSahuaro (Tucson,AZ)

DraftedSelected by the Philadelphia Phillies [Team Picks] in the 7th round (175th overall) of the 1981 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1987-PHI-#8
MLB DebutSeptember 20,1991 [28.211]
OrganizationsPHI [9] MIL [3] HOU [1] CIN [1] CLE [1] COL [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID16127Retrosheet IDolanj001MLBAM ID119967
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed47Power73Contact40XBH68RBIs62Runs56Hitting68Durability60Team.487Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1981Helena PhilliesPioRkphi-of1861222377210363754175921100.324.376.477.85310619243.418.153.234.3877.0024.283.472.4737.0026.39
1982Spartanburg TradersSALAphi-of191214237712925612631212618650200.305.397.478.87520243491.358.173.317.39112.4217.521.412.4435.2533.33
1983Peninsula PilotsCaroA+phi-of201265036212521315791284314613110.249.308.392.70019739551.321.143.237.3157.8026.503.402.7233.5331.20
1984Reading PhilliesEastAAphi-of2111736244951228471010296221500.262.317.373.69013522399.293.111.191.3127.2715.542.142.0145.2523.16
1985Reading PhilliesEastAAphi-of2264208306715243922294532110.322.411.471.8829821243.394.149.288.39311.9318.521.551.6552.0031.34
1985Portland BeaversPCLAAAphi28of22447261620063021700200.222.237.250.48718276.281.028.097.2182.6322.378.500.000.0012.50
1985Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         108280368317244552316232310.296.369.414.78311623319.364.118.239.3519.7219.442.001.2570.0027.71
1986Reading PhilliesEastAAphi-of23129464771513348681015568423530.325.397.466.86321645530.379.141.250.38210.5715.851.501.5158.0029.80
1987Maine GuidesILAAAphi-of24431451731701822133001010.214.278.283.561418159.263.069.159.2548.1818.872.310.63145.0025.81
1988Maine PhilliesILAAAphi35of25257151530040241811010.211.263.254.51718377.283.043.070.2355.1923.384.500.000.0020.00
1989Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RedILAAAphi-of26111274356917432957276938210.252.324.376.70010324314.324.124.215.3188.6021.972.560.9691.3334.78
1990Denver ZephyrsAmerAAAmil-of2774233336712433626204749610.288.346.412.7589619272.339.124.193.3387.3517.282.351.1077.6728.36
1990Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-of27339812238211203142411010.235.336.388.7243811114.301.153.265.32712.2821.051.710.8898.0047.83
1990Totals for AAA-AAA         1073314590206448293471510620.272.343.405.74813430386.328.133.215.3358.8118.392.091.0482.7533.33
1991Denver ZephyrsAmerAAAmil36of28134498891623210978142648343250.325.405.484.88924151571.375.159.311.39511.2114.541.301.5855.3331.48
1991Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil18of28129200000002500000.000.182.000.1820011.000.000.222.12918.1845.452.500.000.000.00
1992Denver ZephyrsAmerAAAmil-of2921782329415152313920200.372.463.6411.104501095.364.269.423.48213.689.470.695.2615.6034.48
1993Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-of3057200436016362541314021110.300.397.500.89710025235.348.200.370.39613.1917.021.292.5533.3341.67
1994Charlotte KnightsILAAAcle-of311124152003107600100.208.375.292.6677232.263.084.417.31921.8818.750.860.000.0040.00
1994Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAcin-of31291131826613111073510404.230.272.381.6534310125.291.151.221.2825.6028.005.002.4037.6738.46
1994Totals for AAA-AAA         4013719318131420144110504.226.293.365.6585012157.286.139.255.2898.9226.112.931.9145.6738.71
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter129200000002500000.000.182.000.1820011.000.000.222.00018.1845.452.500.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 14 Season(s)Filter12003988609114222545845608577437860333435164.286.359.429.78817093544527.344.143.254.0009.6519.001.971.8647.4831.00
AAA Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter582180628250310925312273426202378182420114.279.353.418.7717551652070.333.139.256.0009.7618.261.871.5058.2632.80
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter3101034151313608201542227114191761140.303.372.434.806449881172.351.131.237.0009.7316.301.681.7151.7028.12
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1265036212521315791284314613110.249.308.392.70019739551.321.143.237.0007.8026.503.402.7233.5331.20
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1214237712925612631212618650200.305.397.478.87520243491.358.173.317.00012.4217.521.412.4435.2533.33
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter61222377210363754175921100.324.376.477.85310619243.418.153.234.0007.0024.283.472.4737.0026.39
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter129200000002500000.000.182.000.1820011.000.000.222.00018.1845.452.500.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162122270000000276800000.000.182.000.18200149.000.000.222.00018.1845.452.500.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games16253882154306117611105911645521.286.359.429.78823148611.344.143.254.0009.6519.001.971.8647.4831.00

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1989Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RedILAAAphi-Rel2600--10100000.0244020100----------0.00--
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter00--10100000.0244020100----------0.00--
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter00--10100000.0244020100----------0.00--

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1981Helena Phillies PioRkphi18OF61--114571126119.9441.95------61100.087.1
1982Spartanburg Traders SALAphi19OF121--2271674250243.9722.01------121100.086.4
1983Peninsula Pilots CaroA+phi20OF126--29619132328315.9602.50------126100.091.3
1984Reading Phillies EastAAphi21OF103--2481093267258.9662.50------11788.074.1
1984Reading Phillies EastAAphi211B1--7---771.0007.00------1170.90.7
1985Reading Phillies EastAAphi22OF61--125623133131.9852.15------6495.344.5
1985Portland Beavers PCLAAAphi22OF27--2311-2524.9600.89------4461.419.0
1986Reading Phillies EastAAphi23OF125--3203111334323.9672.58------12996.991.9
1987Maine Guides ILAAAphi24OF37--892--91911.0002.46------4386.026.4
1988Maine Phillies ILAAAphi25OF22--49-1-5049.9802.23------2588.015.5
1989Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red Barons ILAAAphi26OF104--208511214213.9952.05------11193.772.7
1990Denver Zephyrs AmerAAAmil27OF74--163231168165.9822.23------74100.050.7
1990Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou27OF27--655227270.9722.59------3381.819.0
1991Denver Zephyrs AmerAAAmil28OF132--307333313310.9902.35------13498.591.7
1991Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil28OF9--9---991.0001.00------1275.05.6
1991Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil28DH2---------------1216.71.2
1992Denver Zephyrs AmerAAAmil29OF20--461--47471.0002.35------2195.213.9
1993Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol30OF47--8111-8382.9881.74------5782.533.3
1994Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin31OF29--481215149.9611.69------29100.020.3
1994Charlotte Knights ILAAAcle31OF11--13---13131.0001.18------11100.07.7
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF9--9---991.0001.00------90.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH2---------------20.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 9 season(s)-   OF530--10922114811271113.9882.10------5300.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF289--69319227734712.9702.46------2890.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--7---771.0007.00------10.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF126--29619132328315.9602.50------1260.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF121--2271674250243.9722.01------1210.00.0
Rk Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF61--114571126119.9441.95------610.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1981Helena Phillies PioRkphi18---------61-
1982Spartanburg Traders SALAphi19---------121-
1983Peninsula Pilots CaroA+phi20---------126-
1984Reading Phillies EastAAphi21--1------103-
1985Reading Phillies EastAAphi22---------61-
1985Portland Beavers PCLAAAphi22---------27-
1986Reading Phillies EastAAphi23---------125-
1987Maine Guides ILAAAphi24---------37-
1988Maine Phillies ILAAAphi25---------22-
1989Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red Barons ILAAAphi26---------104-
1990Denver Zephyrs AmerAAAmil27---------74-
1990Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou27---------27-
1991Denver Zephyrs AmerAAAmil28---------132-
1991Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil28---------92
1992Denver Zephyrs AmerAAAmil29---------20-
1993Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol30---------47-
1994Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin31---------29-
1994Charlotte Knights ILAAAcle31---------11-

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1999Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet36Scout1616992.42927.53Larry Parrish
2010Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet47Major League Scout1628181.50013.03Jim Leyland
* 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
1990-05-31Sent to Brewers by Astros for future considerations. 
1990-02-12ContractSigned as Free Agent by Astros. 
1989-10-15Free 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
1991Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll28100,000-62037-742,231100,000100,000
* 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