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Jimmy SextonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1970-1984 MLB Years: 1977-1983
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PositionsSS-244, 2B-129, 3B-42, DH-6, OF-1, 1B-1Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJimmy Dale Sexton
Height5-10Weight175BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 15,1951 [66.362]PlaceMobile,Alabama
High SchoolMary G. Montgomery (Semmes,AL)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1970 by the Pittsburgh Pirates.
MLB DebutSeptember 2,1977 [25.262]
OrganizationsPIT [7] HOU [3] OAK [3] SLN [2] CHA [1] SEA [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID17853Retrosheet IDsextj101MLBAM ID122029
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed88Power40Contact59XBH36RBIs31Runs82Hitting54Durability22Team.503Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1970GCL PiratesGCLRk-183311317322007000000000.283.283.301.584342113.283.018.018.2640.000.000.000.000.006.25
1971GCL PiratesGCLRk-1935119232921011000000000.244.244.277.521333119.244.033.034.2360.000.000.000.000.0010.34
1972Niagara FallsNYPLA--2069212416123023000000000.288.288.325.613695212.288.037.038.2780.000.000.000.000.008.20
1973SalemCaroA+-2112444686120173339000000000.269.269.341.61015223446.264.072.072.2740.000.000.000.67148.6719.17
1974Thetford MinesEastAA-221153505387141332000000000.249.249.320.56911218350.242.071.071.2590.000.000.000.86116.6720.69
1975ShreveportTexAA-2310338382105235328000000000.274.274.384.65814731383.268.110.110.2970.000.000.000.78127.6729.52
1976ShreveportTexAA-24592074367142430000000000.324.324.469.7939720207.310.145.145.3610.000.000.001.9351.7529.85
1976Char., W.Va.ILAAA-2449154214281312000000000.273.273.396.6696112154.258.123.123.3050.000.000.001.9551.3328.57
1976Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         10836164109223742000000000.302.302.438.74015832361.288.136.136.3370.000.000.001.9451.5729.36
1977San Jose MissionsPCLAAAoak-25893056378135223526554103400.256.365.351.71610720367.286.095.426.33014.9911.170.750.54152.5025.64
1977Seattle MarinersALMLBsea20ss251437581113112601001.216.256.378.63414340.233.162.216.2805.0015.003.002.5037.0037.50
1978Houston AstrosNLMLBhou24ss268814117293226162132801010.206.273.298.571427155.243.092.284.2638.3918.062.151.2970.5024.14
1979Houston AstrosNLMLBhou24ss275243890001137700000.209.320.209.5299050.250.000.116.26314.0014.001.000.000.000.00
1980Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-2b28113446811321861335515645013200.296.384.370.75416525516.330.074.307.34812.409.690.780.19446.0018.94
1981Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak-ss2910338575123168435569605428220.319.412.434.84616728457.362.115.392.38713.1311.820.900.8896.2522.76
1981Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak15dh-3b2973300000200200000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.667.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
1982Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak-ss3024100203140269413901100.310.386.410.796416115.322.100.280.36211.307.830.691.7450.0019.35
1982Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak19ss306913919344021416092412300.245.289.317.606446154.276.072.252.2755.8415.582.671.3069.5017.65
1983Denver BearsAmerAAAcha-3b-ss313613019394151742112400200.300.350.462.8126010143.330.162.262.3607.6916.782.183.5026.0025.64
1983St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln21ss3169111000001400010.111.200.222.4222110.200.111.222.14410.0040.004.000.000.00100.00
1984Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-3b32923450004122300000.217.280.217.4975025.250.000.043.2388.0012.001.500.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter236372538193524366327114321.218.279.298.57711117412.254.080.247.0007.7717.232.221.2174.4020.99
Minor League Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter96133736289511373630300177382051813151120.282.323.371.69412502033607.290.089.191.0005.685.020.880.83112.4321.35
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter4231543283450632117130177382051813151120.292.373.393.7666061011777.319.101.324.00011.5410.190.880.9690.7622.44
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2779401782595181090000000000.276.276.379.65535669940.268.103.103.0000.000.000.001.0694.0026.64
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter12444686120173339000000000.269.269.341.61015223446.264.072.072.0000.000.000.000.67148.6719.17
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter69212416123023000000000.288.288.325.613695212.288.037.038.0000.000.000.000.000.008.20
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter68232406141018000000000.263.263.289.552675232.263.026.026.0000.000.000.000.000.008.20
Houston Astros Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter14018425383227175203501010.207.284.277.561517205.245.070.245.0009.7617.071.750.9892.0018.42
Oakland Athletics Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter7614222344021418092612300.239.284.310.594446157.274.071.261.0005.7316.562.891.2771.0017.65
Seattle Mariners Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1437581113112601001.216.256.378.63414340.233.162.216.0005.0015.003.002.5037.0037.50
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter69111000001400010.111.200.222.4222110.200.111.222.00010.0040.004.000.000.00100.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162255365662316254224913211.218.279.298.5777612283.254.080.247.0007.7717.232.221.2174.4020.99
Average Minor - Per 162 games162569106160236551306353113200.282.323.371.69421134608.290.089.191.0005.685.020.880.83112.4321.35

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1977Seattle MarinersALMLBsea25SS12--12404105652.9294.33------1485.77.4
1978Houston AstrosNLMLBhou26SS58--5995318157154.9812.66------8865.935.8
1978Houston AstrosNLMLBhou263B8---31-43.7500.38------889.14.9
1978Houston AstrosNLMLBhou262B3--3611109.9003.00------883.41.9
1979Houston AstrosNLMLBhou27SS11--1023263533.9433.00------5221.26.8
1979Houston AstrosNLMLBhou273B4--1---111.0000.25------527.72.5
1979Houston AstrosNLMLBhou272B2---1--111.0000.50------523.81.2
1980Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou282B96--2133382076571551.9655.74------11385.065.8
1980Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou28SS17--2452488076.9504.47------11315.011.6
1981Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak29SS67--1012331850352334.9494.99------10365.048.2
1981Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak292B24--37583129895.9693.96------10323.317.3
1981Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak293B1---3--331.0003.00------714.30.9
1981Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak29DH1---------------714.30.9
1982Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak30SS20--415761310498.9424.90------2483.314.0
1982Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak302B4--613-119191.0004.75------2416.72.8
1982Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak30SS47--56101717164157.9573.34------6968.129.0
1982Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak303B8--717212624.9233.00------6911.64.9
1982Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak30DH5---------------697.23.1
1983Denver Bears AmerAAAcha313B13--618532924.8281.85------3636.19.7
1983Denver Bears AmerAAAcha31SS8--922-431311.0003.88------3622.26.0
1983Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln311B1--8--2881.0008.00------10.00.7
1983St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31SS4--27-2991.0002.25------666.72.5
1983St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln313B2--21--331.0001.50------633.31.2
1984Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln323B6--39-112121.0002.00------966.73.9
1984Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln32OF1--3-1-43.7503.00------911.10.6
MLB Totals for SS - 5 season(s)-   SS132--1392661653421405.9623.07------1320.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 5 season(s)-   3B23--1024313734.9191.48------230.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 2 season(s)-   DH6---------------60.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B5--37111110.9092.00------50.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 3 season(s)-   2B124--2564092389688665.9675.36------1240.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 4 season(s)-   SS112--1753642875567539.9514.81------1120.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B19--927544136.8781.89------190.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--8--2881.0008.00------10.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1--3-1-43.7503.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1977Seattle MarinersALMLBsea25----12------
1978Houston AstrosNLMLBhou26---3588-----
1979Houston AstrosNLMLBhou27---2114-----
1980Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou28---9617------
1981Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak29---2467------
1981Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak29-----1----1
1982Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak30---420------
1982Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak30----478----5
1983Denver Bears AmerAAAcha31----813-----
1983Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln31--1--------
1983St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31----42-----
1984Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln32-----6---1-

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1983-08-15ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cardinals. 
1983-08-10Released by White Sox. 
1983-06-23ContractSigned as Free Agent by White Sox. 
1983-06-15Released by Athletics. 
1981-02-10TradeTraded by Astros to Athletics for Rick Lysander. 
1977-12-05TradeTraded by Mariners to Astros for Leon Roberts. 
1976-12-07TradeTraded by Pirates with Craig Reynolds to Mariners for Grant Jackson. 
1970-07-25ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Pirates. 
* 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.