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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Jimmy Dale Sexton
Stat Years
1970-1984  [mlb] 1977-1983
Height/Weight
5-10 / 175
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
SS (244) ... 2B (129) ... 3B (42) ... DH (6) ... 1B (1) ... OF (1)
Draft Position
SS
Born Date/Place
1951-12-15 in Mobile, Alabama   [68.235]
High School
Mary G. Montgomery (Semmes,AL)
Colleges
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Pittsburgh Pirates in 1970
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1977-09-02 - Boxscore  (Age: 25.262)
Service Time
Organizations
HOU [3] OAK [3] SLN [2] SEA [1] CHA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 17853 ... retro id: sextj101 ... mlbam id: 122029
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1970Gulf Coast PiratesGCLRk----18ss---13311317322007000000000.283.283.301.584113342.000.018.0000.000.000.000.00.006.2
    1971Gulf Coast PiratesGCLRk----19ss---235119232921011000000000.244.244.277.521119333.000.033.0000.000.000.000.00.0010.3
    1972Niagara FallsNYPLA-----20ss---369212416123023000000000.288.288.325.613212695.000.037.0000.000.000.000.00.008.2
    1973SalemCaroA+----21ss---412444686120173339000000000.269.269.341.61044615223.000.072.0000.000.000.00148.70.6719.2
    1974Thetford MinesEastAA----22ss---51153505387141332000000000.249.249.320.56935011218.000.071.0000.000.000.00116.70.8620.7
    1975ShreveportTexAA----23ss---610338382105235328000000000.274.274.384.65838314731.000.110.0000.000.000.00127.70.7829.5
    1976ShreveportTexAA----24ss---7592074367142430000000000.324.324.469.7932079720.000.145.0000.000.000.0051.81.9329.9
    1976CharlestonILAAA----24ss---749154214281312000000000.273.273.396.6691546112.000.123.0000.000.000.0051.31.9528.6
    1977San Jose MissionsPCLAAAoak-25ss---8893056378135223526554103400.256.365.351.71636710720.426.095.28614.9911.170.75152.50.5425.6
    1977Seattle MarinersALMLBsea2025ssL-S-E-P81437581113112601001.216.256.378.63440143.216.162.2335.0015.003.0037.02.5037.5
    1978Houston AstrosNLMLBhou2426ssL-S-E-P98814117293226162132801010.206.273.298.571155427.284.092.2438.3918.062.1570.51.2924.1
    1979Houston AstrosNLMLBhou2427ssL-S-E-P105243890001137700000.209.320.209.5295090.116.000.25014.0014.001.000.00.000.0
    1980Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-282b---11113446811321861335515645013200.296.384.370.75451616525.307.074.33012.409.690.78446.00.1918.9
    1981Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak-29ss---1210338575123168435569605428220.319.412.434.84645716728.392.115.36213.1311.820.9096.20.8822.8
    1981Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak1529dh-3bL-S-E-P1273300000200200000.000.000.000.000300.667.000.0000.0066.670.000.00.000.0
    1982Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak-30ss---1324100203140269413901100.310.386.410.796115416.280.100.32211.307.830.6950.01.7419.4
    1982Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak1930ssL-S-E-P136913919344021416092412300.245.289.317.606154446.252.072.2765.8415.582.6769.51.3017.6
    1983Denver BearsAmerAAAcha-313b-ss---143613019394151742112400200.300.350.462.8121436010.262.162.3307.6916.782.1826.03.5025.6
    1983St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2131ss-3bL-S-E-P1469111000001400010.111.200.222.4221021.222.111.20010.0040.004.000.00.00100.0
    1984Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-323b---15923450004122300000.217.280.217.4972550.043.000.2508.0012.001.500.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (6 yrs)236372538193524366327114321.218.279.298.57741211117.247.080.2547.7717.232.2274.41.2121.0
    National League Totals (3 yrs)14619326394227175213901020.202.280.275.555215538.244.073.2439.7718.141.8696.50.9320.5
    American League Totals (3 yrs)90179274251317191113213301.235.278.324.602197589.251.089.2655.5816.242.9159.71.5221.4
    Minor League Totals96133736289511373630300177382051813151120.282.323.371.69436071250203.191.089.2905.685.020.88112.40.8321.4
    Minor: Rk Totals68232406141018000000000.263.263.289.552232675.026.026.2630.000.000.000.00.008.2
    Minor: A- Totals69212416123023000000000.288.288.325.613212695.038.037.2880.000.000.000.00.008.2
    Minor: A+ Totals12444686120173339000000000.269.269.341.61044615223.072.072.2640.000.000.00148.70.6719.2
    Minor: AA Totals2779401782595181090000000000.276.276.379.65594035669.103.103.2680.000.000.0094.01.0626.6
    Minor: AAA Totals4231543283450632117130177382051813151120.292.373.393.7661777606101.324.101.31911.5410.190.8890.80.9622.4
    Houston Astros Totals (2 yrs)14018425383227175203501010.207.284.277.561205517.245.070.2459.7617.071.7592.00.9818.4
    Oakland Athletics Totals (2 yrs)7614222344021418092612300.239.284.310.594157446.261.071.2745.7316.562.8971.01.2717.6
    Seattle Mariners Totals (1 yrs)1437581113112601001.216.256.378.63440143.216.162.2335.0015.003.0037.02.5037.5
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (1 yrs)69111000001400010.111.200.222.4221021.222.111.20010.0040.004.000.00.00100.0
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1977Seattle MarinersALMLB25SS1200.012404105652.9294.300.007.485.73
    1978Houston AstrosNLMLB262B300.03611109.9003.000.001.93.44
    1978Houston AstrosNLMLB263B800.0031043.7500.400.004.99.13
    1978Houston AstrosNLMLB26SS5800.05995318157154.9812.700.0035.865.91
    1979Houston AstrosNLMLB272B200.00100111.0000.500.001.23.84
    1979Houston AstrosNLMLB273B400.01000111.0000.300.002.57.74
    1979Houston AstrosNLMLB27SS1100.01023263533.9433.000.006.821.23
    1980Tucson TorosPCLAAA282B9600.02133382076571551.9655.700.0065.885.01
    1980Tucson TorosPCLAAA28SS1700.02452488076.9504.500.0011.615.02
    1981Tacoma TigersPCLAAA292B2400.037583129895.9694.000.0017.323.32
    1981Tacoma TigersPCLAAA29SS6700.01012331850352334.9495.000.0048.265.02
    1981Oakland AthleticsALMLB293B100.00300331.0003.000.000.914.34
    1981Oakland AthleticsALMLB29DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.914.310
    1982Tacoma TigersPCLAAA302B400.06130119191.0004.800.002.816.75
    1982Tacoma TigersPCLAAA30SS2000.0415761310498.9424.900.0014.083.33
    1982Oakland AthleticsALMLB303B800.0717212624.9233.000.004.911.64
    1982Oakland AthleticsALMLB30SS4700.056101717164157.9573.300.0029.068.12
    1982Oakland AthleticsALMLB30DH500.0000000.0000.000.003.17.26
    1983Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAA311B100.08002881.0008.000.000.70.010
    1983Denver BearsAmerAAA313B1300.0618532924.8281.800.009.736.14
    1983Denver BearsAmerAAA31SS800.09220431311.0003.900.006.022.23
    1983St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB313B200.02100331.0001.500.001.233.39
    1983St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB31SS400.02702991.0002.300.002.566.74
    1984Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAA323B600.0390112121.0002.000.003.966.75
    1984Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAA32OF100.0301043.7503.000.000.611.17
    MLB Totals - (2B)50037111110.9092.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (3B)23001024313734.9191.500.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (SS)132001392661653421405.9623.100.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)600000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (1B)1008002881.0008.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (2B)124002564092389688665.9675.400.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (3B)1900927544136.8781.900.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (SS)112001753642875567539.9514.800.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (OF)100301043.7503.000.000.00.00
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1977MLB-----12-----
    1978MLB---3858-----
    1979MLB---2411-----
    1980Minor---96-17-----
    1981MLB----1-----1
    1981Minor---24-67-----
    1982MLB----847----5
    1982Minor---4-20-----
    1983MLB----24-----
    1983Minor--1-138-----
    1984Minor----6----1-
    Totals--112942244---16