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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Jonathan Samuel Perlman
Stat Years
1979-1988  [mlb] 1985-1988
Height/Weight
6-3 / 185
Bats/Throws
Left / Right
Positions
P (337)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
1956-12-13 in Dallas, Texas   [63.320]
High School
None listed
Colleges
Baylor University (Waco, Texas)
Draft
Selected by the Chicago Cubs in Round #1 (#12 overall) of the 1979 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase) 2 Draft Instances
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1985-09-06 - Boxscore  (Age: 28.267)
Service Time
Organizations
CHN [7] SFN [2] CLE [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 16508 ... retro id: perlj001 ... mlbam id: 120426
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1979Midland CubsTexAAchn-221---484.5918134005196.01337649932344001.7212.470.843.003.197.131.06.333
    1979Minor Totals: CHNbyYearAA----221---484.5918134005196.01337649932344001.7212.470.843.003.197.131.06.333
    1980Midland CubsTexAAchn-232---1374.28303092000200.02301159513767811031.5310.350.593.423.515.181.03.650
    1980Minor Totals: CHNbyYearAA----231---1374.28303092000200.02301159513767811031.5310.350.593.423.515.181.03.650
    1981Midland CubsTexAAchn-243---147.6012112011158.0906249522297041.9313.970.783.414.509.621.32.200
    1981Iowa OaksAmerAAAchn-243---276.391691007062.0745344537160001.7910.740.735.372.327.690.43.222
    1981Minor Totals: CHNbyYearAA/AAA----242---3116.98282030181120.0164115931059457041.8612.300.754.433.388.630.76.214
    1982Midland CubsTexAAchn-254---1373.66262680000184.1196897515508170131.339.570.732.443.954.351.62.650
    1982Minor Totals: CHNbyYearAA----251---1373.67262680000184.3196897515508170131.349.580.732.443.964.351.62.650
    1983Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-265---4114.513113309183115.21387858829341021.4410.740.622.262.656.071.17.267
    1983Minor Totals: CHNbyYearAAA----261---4114.533113309183115.71387858829341021.4510.780.632.272.666.091.17.267
    1984Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-276---1163.79242441000147.113169621051613051.248.000.613.123.734.211.20.647
    1984Minor Totals: CHNbyYearAAA----271---1163.79242441000147.313169621051613051.248.010.613.123.734.221.20.647
    1985Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-287---7124.70322340690151.118191791145646001.4910.760.652.683.815.411.42.368
    1985Chicago CubsNLMLBchn35287Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1011.4260001608.21011113841002.0810.383.128.314.1511.420.501.000
    1985Minor Totals: CHNbyYearAAA----281---7124.71322340690151.318191791145646001.5010.780.662.683.815.421.42.368
    1985MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1012.0760001608.71011113841002.2010.983.298.784.3912.070.501.000
    1986Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAAsfn-298---734.314571016382117.01496456332453031.5511.460.232.463.464.921.41.700
    1986Minor Totals: SFNbyYearAAA----291---734.314571016382117.01496456332453031.5511.460.232.463.464.921.41.700
    1987Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAAsfn-309---1262.815200044521889.2933628337496021.459.330.303.714.923.611.32.667
    1987San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn46309Log - Sp - Ext - Perf003.9710000310011.111751432011.328.740.793.182.385.560.75.000
    1987Minor Totals: SFNbyYearAAA----301---1262.835200044521889.7933628337496021.469.380.303.734.943.631.32.667
    1987MLB Totals: SFNbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf004.0510000310011.311751432011.358.920.813.242.435.680.75.000
    1988Williamsport BillsEastAAcle-3110---013.3832000105.15220030000.948.440.000.005.063.380.00.000
    1988Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcle-3110---313.23220002022530.2311611211191001.379.100.593.235.584.701.73.750
    1988Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle443110Log - Sp - Ext - Perf025.4910000510019.2251212011101301.8311.440.005.034.585.490.91.000
    1988Minor Totals: CLEbyYearAA/AAA----312---323.25252002023536.0361813211221001.319.000.502.755.504.502.00.600
    1988MLB Totals: CLEbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf025.6310000510019.7251212011101301.8811.720.005.164.695.630.91.000
    MLB Totals (3 yrs)126.4326000926039.7463028423174311.7610.560.925.283.906.890.74.333
    National League Totals (2 yrs)107.2016000416020.021181641273011.659.451.805.403.158.100.581.000
    American League Totals (1 yrs)025.6310000510019.7251212011101301.8811.720.005.164.695.630.91.000
    Minor League Totals77734.3531115836396153301,257.3145175160884422513490321.4910.390.603.023.675.381.22.513
    Minor: AA Totals31274.478982232172543.765434427042180225290201.5410.840.702.983.735.701.25.534
    Minor: AAA Totals46464.27222761319514628713.779740733842242288200121.4610.060.533.053.635.141.19.500
    Cleveland Indians Totals (1 yrs)025.6310000510019.7251212011101301.8811.720.005.164.695.630.91.000
    San Francisco Giants Totals (1 yrs)004.0510000310011.311751432011.358.920.813.242.435.680.75.000
    Chicago Cubs Totals (1 yrs)1012.0760001608.71011113841002.2010.983.298.784.3912.070.501.000
    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. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1980Midland CubsTexAAchn-23p---1321100000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1982Midland CubsTexAAchn-25p---2270100000000000000.000.000.000.000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1984Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-27p---32413211000001601000.077.143.154.2971521.154.077.1436.6740.006.000.00.00100.0
    1985Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-28p---43514310000001602000.071.133.071.2041710.071.000.1255.8835.296.000.00.000.0
    1985Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3528pL-S-E-P461000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    1986Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAAsfn-29p---54512130001000200000.250.250.250.5001230.000.000.3000.0016.670.000.00.000.0
    1987Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAAsfn-30p---6526000001001300000.000.143.000.143700.167.000.00014.2942.863.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (1 yrs)61000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    National League Totals (1 yrs)61000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor League Totals215468510020031703000.109.163.130.2935261.087.021.1725.7732.695.670.00.0020.0
    Minor: AA Totals591200000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AAA Totals156456510020031703000.111.167.133.3005161.089.022.1795.8833.335.670.00.0020.0
    Chicago Cubs Totals (1 yrs)61000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    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
    1979Midland CubsTexAA22P1800.0414522318.7831.000.0013.3100.010
    1980Midland CubsTexAA23P3000.02336236159.9672.000.0022.193.84
    1981Midland CubsTexAA24P1200.01317313330.9092.500.0017.9100.011
    1981Iowa OaksAmerAAA24P1600.0220312522.8801.400.0011.9100.011
    1982Midland CubsTexAA25P2600.01537515752.9122.000.0019.596.33
    1983Iowa CubsAmerAAA26P3100.01336445349.9251.600.0022.8100.03
    1984Iowa CubsAmerAAA27P2400.01723404440.9091.700.0015.6100.09
    1985Iowa CubsAmerAAA28P3200.01729114746.9791.400.0022.791.45
    1985Chicago CubsNLMLB28P608.20200221.0000.300.243.7100.018
    1986Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAA29P4500.0820132928.9660.600.0031.7100.02
    1987Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAA30P5200.01018102928.9660.500.0036.1100.01
    1987San Francisco GiantsNLMLB30P10011.1211043.7500.300.276.2100.017
    1988Williamsport BillsEastAA31P300.00100111.0000.300.002.2100.015
    1988Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAA31P2200.0212111514.9330.600.0015.8100.05
    1988Cleveland IndiansALMLB31P10019.21700881.0000.800.426.2100.015
    MLB Totals - (P)260383101011.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (P)2220069158151011.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (P)89005510515712.0000.000.00---------
    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
    1979Minor18----------
    1980Minor30----------
    1981Minor28----------
    1982Minor26----------
    1983Minor31----------
    1984Minor24----------
    1985MLB6----------
    1985Minor32----------
    1986Minor45----------
    1987MLB10----------
    1987Minor52----------
    1988MLB10----------
    1988Minor25----------
    Totals337----------