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Jim PittsleyHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1992-1999 MLB Years: 1995-1999
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Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsP-172Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJames Michael Pittsley
Height6-7Weight220BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateApril 3,1974 [43.324]PlaceDuBois,Pennsylvania
High SchoolDubois Area (Dubois,PA)

DraftedSelected by the Kansas City Royals in the 1st round (17th overall) of the 1992 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$410,000Signing ScoutsBob Carter
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1993-MLB-#32 ... 1993-MLB-#2 ... 1994-MLB-#82 ... 1994-MLB-#4 ... 1995-MLB-#3 ... 1995-MLB-#39 ... 1996-MLB-#24 ... 1996-MLB-#1 ... 1997-MLB-#56 ... 1997-KCA-#3
MLB DebutMay 23,1995 [21.050]
OrganizationsKCA [8] MIL [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID16664Retrosheet IDpittj002MLBAM ID120609
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts47Walks42Hittable49SO/BB42vsPower49Hitting0Durability48Team.484Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1992Gulf Coast RoyalsGCLRkkca-ST18413.32990000043.0271616015472000.975.61--3.129.763.13.800-
1992Baseball City RoyalsFSLA+kca-ST18000.0011000003.02000140001.006.00--3.0012.004.00--
1992Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST0413.1110100000046.0291616016512000.975.63--3.119.913.19.8001.62
1993Rockford RoyalsMidwAkca-ST19554.2615150210080.0764338332875001.348.510.343.599.752.72.500-
1994Wilmington Blue RocksCaroA+kca-ST201153.17272701100161.2154735715421712101.218.570.842.349.524.07.688-
1995Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-ST21413.21880000047.2382017516390201.137.170.943.027.362.44.800-
1995Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca51ST210013.5011000003.07553100002.4018.908.102.70--0.00-15.70
1996Wilmington Blue RocksCaroA+kca-ST220111.0022000009.013121145100002.0013.004.005.0010.002.00.000-
1996Wichita WranglersTexAAkca-ST22300.41330000022.09110570000.643.68--2.052.861.401.000-
1996Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-ST22713.9713130000070.0743431839530001.619.471.024.996.781.36.875-
1996Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorMLB--ST01023.82181800000101.09647431249700001.438.531.074.356.221.43.8334.78
1997Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-ST23124.42770000038.2362119320302001.458.380.704.666.981.50.333-
1997Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca34ST23585.46212100000112.012072681554523061.559.641.214.344.180.96.3855.53
1998Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca34Rel24116.59392370011068.08856501337446021.8311.591.714.875.801.19.5006.04
1999Louisville RiverBatsILAAAmil-ST25248.77880000039.0554238816264001.8212.691.853.696.001.63.333-
1999Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca34ST25126.94550000023.033221821572012.0612.730.775.792.700.47.3335.71
1999Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil43Rel25014.8215015005018.2201210310132001.619.641.454.826.271.30.0005.44
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter7126.0281295200160224.22681671513611711613091.7110.691.444.674.630.99.3682.72
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter37203.98939303200512.04842622284619147415301.318.460.803.348.282.48.649-
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1484.83363600000194.220311710524911486201.509.341.104.196.811.63.636-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter300.41330000022.09110570000.643.68--2.052.861.401.000-
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1163.52303001100173.2169856819481852101.258.760.982.499.593.85.647-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter554.2615150210080.0764338332875001.348.510.343.599.752.72.500-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter413.32990000043.0271616015472000.975.61--3.129.763.13.800-
Kansas City Royals Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter7116.1366293700110206.12481551413310710311091.7110.781.434.654.480.96.389-
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter014.8215015005018.2201210310132001.619.641.454.826.271.30.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings7126.0279285100160220.02611631473511411313091.7110.691.444.674.630.99.3682.72
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings1693.98404001100220.02071129720822026101.318.460.803.348.282.48.640-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1997Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca34p2312011000000100000.500.5001.0001.5002121.000.500.500.6300.0050.000.000.000.00100.00
1998Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca34p2422000000000201000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
1999Louisville RiverBatsILAAAmil-p2588021000000500000.250.250.375.625318.667.125.125.2690.0062.500.000.000.0050.00
1999Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil43p25141000000001100000.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.000.36150.0050.001.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter175011000001401000.200.333.400.7332171.000.200.400.00014.2957.144.000.000.00100.00
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter88021000000500000.250.250.375.625318.667.125.125.0000.0062.500.000.000.0050.00
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter88021000000500000.250.250.375.625318.667.125.125.0000.0062.500.000.000.0050.00
Kansas City Royals Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter34011000000301000.250.250.500.7502151.000.250.250.0000.0060.000.000.000.00100.00
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter141000000001100000.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.000.00050.0050.001.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1624801010000001038010000.200.333.400.7331910671.000.200.400.00014.2957.144.000.000.00100.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games1621620412000000010100000.250.250.375.6256120162.667.125.125.0000.0062.500.000.000.0050.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1992Gulf Coast Royals GCLRkkca18P9--27--991.0001.00------9100.015.3
1993Rockford Royals MidwAkca19P16--511211816.8891.00------15106.712.1
1994Wilmington Blue Rocks CaroA+kca20P27--618--24241.0000.89------27100.019.6
1995Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca21P8--14--551.0000.63------8100.05.6
1995Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca21P1-3-------------1100.00.7
1996Wichita Wranglers TexAAkca22P3--12--331.0001.00------3100.02.1
1996Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca22P13--551-1110.9090.77------13100.09.0
1997Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca23P7--21--331.0000.43------7100.04.9
1997Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca23P21-1126101-1716.9410.760.14-----21100.013.0
1998Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca24P39-68511211816.8890.410.24-----39100.024.2
1999Louisville RiverBats ILAAAmil25P8---2--221.0000.25------8100.05.6
1999Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca25P5-23-61-76.8571.200.26-----5100.03.1
1999Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil25P15-1833--661.0000.400.33-----15100.09.3
MLB Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P81-2241430414844.9170.540.20-----810.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P36--8121-2120.9520.56------360.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P3--12--331.0001.00------30.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P27--618--24241.0000.89------270.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P16--511211816.8891.00------160.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P9--27--991.0001.00------90.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1992Gulf Coast Royals GCLRkkca189----------
1993Rockford Royals MidwAkca1916----------
1994Wilmington Blue Rocks CaroA+kca2027----------
1995Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca218----------
1995Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca211----------
1996Wichita Wranglers TexAAkca223----------
1996Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca2213----------
1997Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca237----------
1997Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca2321----------
1998Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca2439----------
1999Louisville RiverBats ILAAAmil258----------
1999Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca255----------
1999Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil2515----------

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1992High School All-American - 1st Team (P)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
1999-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1999-05-21Claimed on waivers by Brewers from Royals. 
* 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
1992Kansas City Royals-18410,000-------410,000Signing Bonus out of 1992 Draft (1st round - 17th overall)
1995Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll21109,000-75349-999,520109,000519,000
1997Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll23150,000-76647-1,182,177150,000669,000
1998Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll24215,000-63326301,276,192170,000884,000
1999Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll25255,000-62121311,454,491200,0001,139,000
1999Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll25255,000-62116311,454,491200,0001,139,000
* 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