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Joe PriceHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1977-1991 MLB Years: 1980-1990
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PositionsP-469Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJoseph Walter Price
Height6-4Weight210BatsRightThrowsLeft
Born DateNovember 29,1956 [61.088]PlaceInglewood,California
High SchoolSantana (Santee,CA)
CollegeUniversity of Oklahoma (Norman,OK), Oklahoma State University (Stillwater,OK)

DraftedSelected by the Cincinnati Reds in the 4th round (102nd overall) of the 1977 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutJune 14,1980 [23.197]
OrganizationsCIN [10] SFN [3] BAL [2] BOS [1] SDN [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID16789Retrosheet IDpricj001MLBAM ID120761
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts76Walks50Hittable68SO/BB68vsPower68Hitting9Durability69Team.503Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1977Billings MustangsPioRkcin-ST20653.7315132400094.0835039242978101.337.950.194.029.292.31.545-
1978Tampa TarponsFSLA+cin-ST211041.47232129100165.012340273511286001.056.710.162.786.982.51.714-
1978Nashville SoundsSouAAcin-ST21002.70220000010.073303101001.006.30--2.709.003.33--
1978Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST01041.54252329100175.013043303541387001.056.690.152.787.102.56.7142.16
1979Nashville SoundsSouAAcin-ST22663.96222022200109.010158481341696001.308.341.073.395.701.68.500-
1980Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAcin-ST23443.8711110300079.0643634530832001.197.290.573.429.462.77.500-
1980Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin49S/R23733.562413112030111.09545441037441111.197.680.812.993.561.19.7004.15
1981Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin49Rel24612.52410410013453.2421915318412001.127.040.503.026.882.28.8572.80
1982Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin49Rel25342.85591580017372.2732623732711041.449.040.873.968.792.22.4293.50
1983Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin49ST261062.88212105000144.011846461246830001.147.380.752.885.191.80.6253.64
1984Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin49ST277134.19303003100171.2176918019611293021.389.231.003.206.762.11.3503.80
1985Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin49S/R28223.9026818005164.25935281023522001.278.211.393.207.242.26.5004.15
1986Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin49Rel29125.4025223002041.2493025522301001.7010.581.084.756.481.36.3334.48
1987Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAAsfn-S/R30602.491789005261.0452117340492001.396.600.445.877.191.231.000-
1987San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn47Rel30222.5720020005135.0191010513421010.914.891.293.3410.803.23.5003.53
1988San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn47Rel31163.94383350014461.2593327527491311.398.610.733.947.151.81.1433.60
1989San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn47Rel32115.79716003014.0169934101101.4310.291.932.576.432.50.5004.98
1989Boston Red SoxALMLBbos49Rel32254.35315260010070.0713534830521001.449.091.023.846.651.73.2864.04
1990Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal23Rel33343.58500500012065.0622926824541001.328.541.103.317.442.25.4293.85
1991Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-Rel34212.1926026005124.21696115242001.265.840.365.478.761.60.667-
1991Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-Rel340116.2070700205.013994431003.4023.407.207.205.400.75.000-
1991Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--Rel0224.5533033007129.2291815519273001.628.801.525.768.191.42.5005.15
MLB Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter45493.65372842881018413902.08394083679533765715591.308.330.943.356.531.95.4791.06
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter34213.011237548183123547.14522261833122646328101.247.420.513.717.602.05.618-
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1263.4961194230123169.1138756613891597001.347.310.694.718.421.79.667-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter663.86242222200119.010861511344797001.288.170.983.335.971.80.500-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1041.47232129100165.012340273511286001.056.710.162.786.982.51.714-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter653.7315132400094.0835039242978101.337.950.194.029.292.31.545-
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter36313.5622675151101408657.26122922616623945010171.298.350.903.266.141.88.537-
San Francisco Giants Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter493.746546100225110.294524613441013421.257.641.063.588.212.30.308-
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter343.58500500012065.0622926824541001.328.541.103.317.442.25.429-
Boston Red Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter254.35315260010070.0713534830521001.449.091.023.846.651.73.286-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings11123.6590207020203220.0204998923821604121.308.330.943.356.531.95.4781.06
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings1483.014930197151220.01819173129118611001.247.420.513.717.602.05.636-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1978Tampa TarponsFSLA+cin-p212317010000000900000.059.059.059.1181017.125.000.000.0540.0052.940.000.000.000.00
1978Nashville SoundsSouAAcin-p2124010000000200000.250.250.250.500104.500.000.000.2280.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1978Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         25210200000001100000.095.095.095.1902021.200.000.000.0870.0052.380.000.000.000.00
1979Nashville SoundsSouAAcin-p2222332201010021301000.061.114.121.2354136.100.060.121.1135.5636.116.500.000.0050.00
1980Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAcin-231122120001002607000.091.167.091.2582031.125.000.091.1356.4519.353.000.000.000.00
1980Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin49p232439150000000603001.128.128.128.2565042.152.000.000.1170.0014.290.000.000.000.00
1981Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin49p24413000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1982Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin49p25593010000000102000.333.333.333.666105.500.000.000.3020.0020.000.000.000.000.00
1983Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin49p2621410400000031403000.098.159.098.2574047.148.000.073.1306.3829.794.670.000.000.00
1984Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin49p2730483710020021609000.146.180.167.3478159.219.021.063.1633.3927.128.000.000.0014.29
1985Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin49p282614000000001701000.000.067.000.0670016.000.000.071.0476.2543.757.000.000.000.00
1986Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin49p29257010002001100000.143.250.143.393108.167.000.143.20112.5012.501.000.000.000.00
1987Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAAsfn-p30176210001001400000.167.286.167.453107.500.000.167.22914.2957.144.000.000.000.00
1987San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn47p30206110001000300000.167.167.167.334106.333.000.000.1490.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1988San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn47p31388000000001402000.000.111.000.1110011.000.000.125.0789.0936.364.000.000.000.00
1989San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn47p3272100000001100000.000.333.000.333003.000.000.500.23533.3333.331.000.000.000.00
1991Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-p34261000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter291171619100500954020001.111.156.117.273201200.162.006.058.0004.5027.006.000.000.005.26
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter116835701030053408000.084.136.108.2449196.143.024.084.0005.2135.426.800.000.0014.29
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter54293300020031007000.103.188.103.2913039.158.000.103.0007.6925.643.330.000.000.00
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter24372301010021501000.081.128.135.2635140.136.054.108.0005.0037.507.500.000.0033.33
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2317010000000900000.059.059.059.1181017.125.000.000.0000.0052.940.000.000.000.00
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter226155418100400746018001.116.154.123.277191180.165.007.052.0003.8925.566.570.000.005.56
San Francisco Giants Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter6516210001002802000.063.167.063.2301020.125.000.125.00010.0040.004.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16295311100300530011001.111.156.117.273111111.162.006.058.0004.5027.006.000.000.005.26
Average Minor - Per 162 games162116710010400747011000.084.136.108.244131134.143.024.084.0005.2135.426.800.000.0014.29

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Tampa Tarpons FSLA+cin21P23--432123736.9731.57------23100.017.2
1978Nashville Sounds SouAAcin21P2--1---111.0000.50------2100.01.4
1979Nashville Sounds SouAAcin22P22--319--22221.0001.00------22100.015.3
1980Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin23P24-111316212119.9050.790.17-----24100.014.8
1981Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin24P41-531132-1614.8750.340.26-----41100.038.0
1982Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin25P59-72182-119.8180.150.13-----59100.036.4
1983Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin26P21-144821433329.8791.380.20-----21100.013.0
1984Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin27P30-171414--18181.0000.600.11-----30100.018.5
1985Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin28P26-6414-1551.0000.190.08-----26100.016.1
1986Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin29P25-4122--441.0000.160.10-----25100.015.4
1987Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn30P17--17-1881.0000.47------17100.011.8
1987San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn30P20-3512--331.0000.150.09-----20100.012.3
1988San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn31P38-6138--11111.0000.290.18-----38100.023.5
1989San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn32P7-14-3-1331.0000.430.21-----7100.04.3
1989Boston Red SoxALMLBbos32P31-7025--771.0000.230.10-----31100.019.1
1990Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal33P50-65182-119.8180.180.14-----50100.031.1
1991Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn34P26--13--441.0000.15------26100.018.6
1991Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal34P7---1--111.0000.14------7100.04.9
MLB Totals for P - 11 season(s)-   P372-90127104126143131.9160.350.15-----3720.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P50--211-113131.0000.26------500.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P24--419--23231.0000.96------240.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P23--432123736.9731.57------230.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Tampa Tarpons FSLA+cin2123----------
1978Nashville Sounds SouAAcin212----------
1979Nashville Sounds SouAAcin2222----------
1980Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2324----------
1981Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2441----------
1982Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2559----------
1983Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2621----------
1984Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2730----------
1985Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2826----------
1986Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2925----------
1987Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn3017----------
1987San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn3020----------
1988San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn3138----------
1989San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn327----------
1989Boston Red SoxALMLBbos3231----------
1990Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal3350----------
1991Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn3426----------
1991Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal347----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1987San Francisco GiantsChamp. SeriesMLB30100.002005.2301700.774.760.001.5911.127.000.001.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs100.0020200005.7300017000.714.760.001.5911.127.000.001.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1987San Francisco GiantsChamp. SeriesMLB3021000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs21000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1983NL Pitcher of the Month (July)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
1990-11-05Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1990-01-12ContractSigned as Free Agent by Orioles. 
1989-11-13Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1989-05-05ContractSigned as Free Agent by Red Sox. 
1989-05-01Released by Giants. 
1987-12-14ContractSigned as Free Agent by Giants. 
1987-11-09Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1987-02-05ContractSigned as Free Agent by Giants. 
1986-11-12Free 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
1985Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll28410,000-264957++370,78060,000410,000
1986Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll29430,000-2721162++386,34760,000840,000
1987San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll30100,000-4082640344,90660,000940,000
1988San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll31300,000-3151855392,10762,5001,240,000
1989San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll3268,000-6083317429,80262,5001,308,000
1989Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll3268,000-6082717429,80262,5001,308,000
1990Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll33325,000-376946515,727100,0001,633,000
* 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