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Jim PresleyTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1979-1992 MLB Years: 1984-1991
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Drafted

Positions3B-1509, SS-103, 1B-49, 2B-14, DH-7, OF-1Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJames Arthur Presley
Height6-1Weight190BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 23,1961 [56.359]PlacePensacola,Florida
High SchoolEscambia (Pensacola,FL)

DraftedSelected by the Seattle Mariners [Team Picks] in the 4th round (79th overall) of the 1979 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsRip Tutor
MLB DebutJune 24,1984 [22.244]
OrganizationsSEA [10] TEX [2] ATL [1] SDN [1] Awards0Awards Voting1-2
TBC Player ID16784Retrosheet IDpresj001MLBAM ID120755
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed44Power79Contact26XBH74RBIs75Runs58Hitting51Durability72Team.472Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1979Bellingham MarinersNwstA-sea-ss174813820274111273192143000.196.311.261.572366164.224.065.232.27611.5912.801.110.61138.0022.22
1980Wausau TimbersMidwA--3b18126429451052111252942498123300.245.301.382.68316434471.289.137.205.3105.1020.814.082.5535.7532.38
1981Wausau TimbersMidwAsea-3b19572084858100125392346071130.279.396.500.89610422251.336.221.418.40513.5523.901.764.7817.3337.93
1981Lynn SailorsEastAAsea-3b196421032547183644245261410.257.344.414.7588716245.299.157.271.3479.8021.222.173.2726.2529.63
1981Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         12141880112171208913658112132540.268.370.457.82719138496.316.189.344.37611.6922.581.934.0320.9033.93
1982Lynn SailorsEastAAsea-3b201334626512324022791293811941410.266.325.461.78621346509.311.195.284.3487.4723.383.134.3221.0037.40
1983Chattanooga LookoutsSouAAsea-3b21131461701223151490935610125920.265.341.445.78620550533.304.180.315.34810.5118.951.802.6332.9340.98
1984Salt Lake GullsPCLAAAsea-3b22692654384134135611154610610.317.348.543.89114430287.335.226.283.3885.2316.033.074.5320.3835.71
1984Seattle MarinersALMLBsea173b2270251275712110361166310114.227.247.402.64910123259.263.175.199.2862.3224.3210.503.8625.1040.35
1985Seattle MarinersALMLBsea173b231555707115733128842244100119929.275.324.484.80827662625.286.209.286.3487.0416.002.274.4820.3639.49
1986Seattle MarinersALMLBsea173b2415561683163334271070432172435318.265.303.463.76628564660.322.198.244.3334.8526.065.384.0922.8139.26
1987Seattle MarinersALMLBsea173b251525757814223624882038157414115.247.296.433.72924953622.296.186.256.3156.1125.244.133.8623.9637.32
1988Seattle MarinersALMLBsea173b261505445012526014623536114435114.230.280.355.63519340592.264.125.188.2876.0819.263.172.3638.8632.00
1989Seattle MarinersALMLBsea173b27117390429220112410021107132212.236.275.385.66015033417.293.149.203.2955.0425.665.102.8832.5035.87
1990Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl183b281405415913134119721129130304010.242.282.414.69622454577.283.172.226.3105.0322.534.483.2928.4741.22
1991Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-3b2951207305610262910166422100.271.327.425.7528818228.362.154.237.3387.0228.074.002.6334.5032.14
1991San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn183b2920593800150141611112.136.200.186.38611166.163.050.102.1776.0624.244.001.5259.0012.50
1992Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-3b304817316418042830184212300.237.308.353.6616112197.285.116.237.3039.1421.322.332.0343.2529.27
MLB Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter95935464138751811413549591421085919123118104.247.290.420.71014893303818.286.173.231.0005.5022.504.093.5426.2737.71
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter72725533696701281492435552624460339183180.262.332.432.76411022342885.306.170.276.0008.4620.902.473.1927.7534.93
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter16864589181316231135149152441010.281.331.454.78529360712.329.173.256.0006.8821.353.103.2328.0433.15
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter32811331672996264420525161182721271740.264.335.446.7815051121287.306.182.294.0009.1721.132.313.4225.7537.46
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter183637931633112410518658158194430.256.334.421.75526856722.303.165.275.0008.0321.882.723.3226.5434.36
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter4813820274111273192143000.196.311.261.572366164.224.065.232.00011.5912.801.110.61138.0022.22
Seattle Mariners Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter7992946351736147131154188121777131511261792.250.293.426.71912542753175.290.176.235.0005.5722.464.033.6225.6237.36
Atlanta Braves Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1405415913134119721129130304010.242.282.414.69622454577.283.172.226.0005.0322.534.483.2928.4741.22
San Diego Padres Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter20593800150141611112.136.200.186.38611166.163.050.102.0006.0624.244.001.5259.0012.50
Average MLB - Per 162 games1625997014831223842235145325318.247.290.420.71025256645.286.173.231.0005.5022.504.093.5426.2737.71
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625698214929321971265413494720.262.332.432.76424652643.306.170.276.0008.4620.902.473.1927.7534.93

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1979Bellingham Mariners NwstA-sea17SS47--421272721196169.8623.60------4897.965.3
1980Wausau Timbers MidwA-183B72--69111119191180.9422.50------12657.151.8
1980Wausau Timbers MidwA-18SS31--4085515130125.9624.03------12624.622.3
1980Wausau Timbers MidwA-182B14--3937658276.9275.43------12611.110.1
1980Wausau Timbers MidwA-181B2--132--15151.0007.50------1261.61.4
1981Wausau Timbers MidwAsea193B57--3210595146137.9382.40------57100.043.2
1981Lynn Sailors EastAAsea193B64--49110116170159.9352.48------64100.046.4
1982Lynn Sailors EastAAsea203B131--832473516365330.9042.52------13398.594.2
1982Lynn Sailors EastAAsea20OF1--13--441.0004.00------1330.80.7
1983Chattanooga Lookouts SouAAsea213B110--822502629358332.9273.02------13184.076.9
1983Chattanooga Lookouts SouAAsea21SS21--40191156059.9832.81------13116.014.7
1984Salt Lake Gulls PCLAAAsea223B66--531401214205193.9412.92------6995.747.1
1984Seattle MarinersALMLBsea223B69--48113712168161.9582.33------7098.642.6
1984Seattle MarinersALMLBsea22DH1---------------701.40.6
1985Seattle MarinersALMLBsea233B154--823351724434417.9612.71------15599.495.1
1986Seattle MarinersALMLBsea243B155--1103081531433418.9652.70------155100.095.7
1987Seattle MarinersALMLBsea253B148--1133112128445424.9532.86------15297.491.4
1987Seattle MarinersALMLBsea25SS4---4-1441.0001.00------1522.62.5
1987Seattle MarinersALMLBsea25DH1---------------1520.70.6
1988Seattle MarinersALMLBsea263B146--1122342225368346.9402.37------15097.390.7
1988Seattle MarinersALMLBsea26DH4---------------1502.72.5
1989Seattle MarinersALMLBsea273B90--541541713225208.9242.31------11776.955.6
1989Seattle MarinersALMLBsea271B30--16815116184183.9956.10------11725.618.5
1989Seattle MarinersALMLBsea27DH1---------------1170.90.6
1990Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl283B133--1012312519357332.9302.50------14095.082.1
1990Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl281B17--77111108988.9895.18------14012.110.5
1991Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex293B51--318256118113.9582.22------51100.035.4
1991San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn293B16--13233-3936.9232.25------2080.09.9
1992Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex303B47--3995910143134.9372.85------4897.932.6
MLB Totals for 3B - 8 season(s)-   3B911--633170912715224692342.9492.57------9110.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B47--24526226273271.9935.77------470.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 4 season(s)-   DH7---------------70.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS4---4-1441.0001.00------40.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 3 season(s)-   3B164--1233172630466440.9442.68------1640.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 3 season(s)-   3B305--2146077251893821.9192.69------3050.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS21--40191156059.9832.81------210.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1--13--441.0004.00------10.00.0
A Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B129--1012162014337317.9412.46------1290.00.0
A Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS31--4085515130125.9624.03------310.00.0
A Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B14--3937658276.9275.43------140.00.0
A Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B2--132--15151.0007.50------20.00.0
A- Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS47--421272721196169.8623.60------470.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1979Bellingham Mariners NwstA-sea17----47------
1980Wausau Timbers MidwA-18--2143172-----
1981Wausau Timbers MidwAsea19-----57-----
1981Lynn Sailors EastAAsea19-----64-----
1982Lynn Sailors EastAAsea20-----131---1-
1983Chattanooga Lookouts SouAAsea21----21110-----
1984Salt Lake Gulls PCLAAAsea22-----66-----
1984Seattle MarinersALMLBsea22-----69----1
1985Seattle MarinersALMLBsea23-----154-----
1986Seattle MarinersALMLBsea24-----155-----
1987Seattle MarinersALMLBsea25----4148----1
1988Seattle MarinersALMLBsea26-----146----4
1989Seattle MarinersALMLBsea27--30--90----1
1990Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl28--17--133-----
1991Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex29-----51-----
1991San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn29-----16-----
1992Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex30-----47-----

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1996Lethbridge Black DiamondsPioRkMinorari34Hitting Coach725022.694--1Chris SpeierLost in Semi-Finals
1997South Bend Silver HawksMidwAMinorari35Hitting Coach1375483.39441.05Dick Scott
1998Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBMLBari36Hitting Coach1626597.40133.05Buck Showalter
1999Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBMLBari37Hitting Coach16210062.617--2Buck ShowalterLost in 1st Round (Mets)
2000Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBMLBari38Hitting Coach1628577.52512.03Buck Showalter
2004Missoula OspreyPioRkMinorari42Manager732746.37014.04 
2005Missoula OspreyPioRkMinorari43Manager763442.44712.03 
2006Florida MarlinsNLMLBMLBflo44Hitting Coach1627884.48119.04Joe Girardi
2007Florida MarlinsNLMLBMLBflo45Hitting Coach1627191.43818.05Fredi Gonzalez
2008Florida MarlinsNLMLBMLBflo46Hitting Coach1618477.5227.53Fredi Gonzalez
2009Florida MarlinsNLMLBMLBflo47Hitting Coach1628775.5376.01Fredi Gonzalez
2010Florida MarlinsNLMLBMLBflo48Hitting Coach1628082.49417.03Edwin Rodriguez,Fredi Gonzalez
2011Baltimore OriolesALMLBMLBbal49Hitting Coach1626993.42628.05Buck Showalter
2012Baltimore OriolesALMLBMLBbal50Hitting Coach1629369.5742.01Buck ShowalterLost in 1st Round (Yankees)
2013Baltimore OriolesALMLBMLBbal51Hitting Coach1628577.52512.03Buck Showalter
2014Baltimore OriolesALMLBMLBbal52Hitting Coach1629666.593--1Buck ShowalterLost in ALCS (Royals)
2016Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAMinortex54Hitting Coach1437172.49712.52Jason Wood
2017Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAMinortex55Hitting Coach1386672.47823.53Jason Wood
* 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
1991-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1991-07-18ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rangers. 
1991-06-08Released by Padres. 
1991-02-08ContractSigned as Free Agent by Padres. 
1990-11-05Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1990-01-24TradeTraded by Mariners to Braves for Ken Pennington and Gary Eave. 
* 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
1985Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll2371,600-5151715370,78060,00071,600
1986Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll24192,500-4221440386,34760,000264,100
1987Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll2560,000-59530-344,90660,000324,100
1988Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll26535,000-204671++392,10762,500859,100
1989Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll27595,000-220673++429,80262,5001,454,100
1990Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll28640,000-257964++515,727100,0002,094,100
1991San Diego PadresTeam Payroll29500,000-3331652742,231100,0002,594,100
* 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