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John PoloniTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1974-1986 MLB Years: 1977-1977
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PositionsP-58Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJohn Paul Poloni
Height6-5Weight210BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateFebruary 28,1954 [64.054]PlaceDearborn,Michigan
High SchoolLutheran West (Allen Park,MI)
CollegeArizona State University (Tempe,AZ)

DraftedSelected by the Texas Rangers [Team Picks] in the 6th round (137th overall) of the 1975 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Pittsburgh Pirates [Team Picks] in the 3rd round (71st overall) of the 1972 Amateur Entry Draft
MLB DebutSeptember 16,1977 [23.200]
OrganizationsSEA [3] BOS [1] TEX [1] TOR [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID16707Retrosheet IDpoloj101MLBAM ID120657
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts42Walks81Hittable17SO/BB74vsPower17Hitting0Durability36Team.518Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1974Arizona StateCollegeNCAASoST20922.8914131730096.2853631041780001.307.91--3.827.261.90.818-
1977Tucson TorosPCLAAAtex-ST238135.15292905000187.022812210719701015101.5910.970.913.374.861.44.381-
1977Texas RangersALMLBtex27S/R23106.4321100107.08551150001.2910.291.291.296.435.001.0003.60
1978Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-S/R24164.6315510100170.0824636625455001.5310.540.773.215.791.80.143-
1980Knoxville Blue JaysSouAAtor-ST2610124.24282719100172.020410181125110513001.4810.670.632.675.492.06.455-
1983Wausau TimbersMidwAsea-Rel29000.0050500506.04000150000.836.00--1.507.505.00--
1985Salinas SpursCalifA+sea-Rel31011.93514101014.014431230001.149.000.641.291.931.50.000-
1986Salinas SpursCalifA+sea-S/R32111.59312102011.08220370000.976.35--2.385.562.33.500-
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter106.4321100107.08551150001.2910.291.291.296.435.001.0000.86
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter20334.4885632217181460.05402752293815226623101.5010.560.742.975.201.75.377-
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter9195.014434106001257.0310168143259514610101.5810.860.883.335.111.54.321-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter10124.24282719100172.020410181125110513001.4810.670.632.675.492.06.455-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter121.78826203025.0226515100001.077.820.361.783.552.00.333-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0050500506.04000150000.836.00--1.507.505.00--
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter922.8914131730096.2853631041780001.307.91--3.827.261.90.818-
Texas Rangers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter106.4321100107.08551150001.2910.291.291.296.435.001.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings3106.4363313200310220.025115715731311570001.2910.291.291.296.435.001.0000.86
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings10164.484130118040220.0258131109187312711001.5010.560.742.975.201.75.385-
SELECT * FROM batting WHERE playerid = 16707 and pa > 0 ORDER BY Seq,statType

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1977Texas RangersALMLBtex23P2-7-------------2100.01.2
1978Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos24P15--113121514.9330.93------15100.010.7
1980Knoxville Blue Jays SouAAtor26P28--10463-5956.9492.00------28100.019.4
1983Wausau Timbers MidwAsea29P5---1--111.0000.20------5100.03.6
1985Salinas Spurs CalifA+sea31P5---31-43.7500.60------5100.03.5
1986Salinas Spurs CalifA+sea32P3--32--551.0001.67------3100.02.1
MLB Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P2-7-------------20.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P15--113121514.9330.93------150.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P28--10463-5956.9492.00------280.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P8--351-98.8891.00------80.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P5---1--111.0000.20------50.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1977Texas RangersALMLBtex232----------
1978Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos2415----------
1980Knoxville Blue Jays SouAAtor2628----------
1983Wausau Timbers MidwAsea295----------
1985Salinas Spurs CalifA+sea315----------
1986Salinas Spurs CalifA+sea323----------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1983Wausau TimbersMidwAMinorsea29Pitching Coach1385583.39932.54R.J. Harrison
1986Salinas SpursCalifA+Minorsea32Pitching Coach1427765.5426.02Greg MahlbergLost in Semi-Finals
1987Myrtle Beach Blue JaysSALAMinortor33Pitching Coach1398356.597--1Barry FooteLeague Champions
1991Syracuse ChiefsILAAAMinortor37Pitching Coach1447371.5076.53Leroy Stanton
1997Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak43Scout1626597.40125.04Art Howe
1998Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak44Scout1627488.45714.04Art Howe
1999Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak45Scout1628775.5378.03Art Howe
2000Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak46Scout1619170.565--1Art HoweLost in 1st Round (Yankees)
2001Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak47Scout16210260.63014.02Art HoweLost in 1st Round (Yankees)
2003Texas RangersALMLBMLBtex49Scout1627191.43825.04Buck Showalter-
2010Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin56Scout1629171.562--1Dusty BakerLost in 1st Round (Phillies)
* 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
1977-12-14TradeTraded by Rangers with Cash to Red Sox for Fergie Jenkins. 
* 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.