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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
James Michael Slaton
Stat Years
1969-1986  [mlb] 1971-1986
Height/Weight
6-0 / 185
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (496)
Draft Position
p
Born Date/Place
High School
Antelope Valley (Lancaster,CA)
Colleges
Fresno State University (Fresno, California)
Draft
Selected by the Seattle Pilots in Round #15 (#357 overall) of the 1969 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1971-04-14 - Boxscore  (Age: 20.299)
Service Time
Organizations
MIL [12] CAL [3] DET [2]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 18089 ... retro id: slatj001 ... mlbam id: 122313
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1969BillingsPioRk----191---100.0020000008.010000160000.131.130.000.0018.000.000.001.000
    1969ClintonMidwA----191---632.851300000082.0652726034830001.217.130.003.739.112.962.44.667
    1969Minor Totals: byYearRk/A----192---732.6015000015090.0662726034990001.116.600.003.409.902.702.91.700
    1970ClintonMidwA----202---111.50200000018.094305150000.784.500.002.507.502.003.00.500
    1970Minor Totals: byYearA----201---111.50200002018.094305150000.784.500.002.507.502.003.00.500
    1971EvansvilleAmerAAA----213---101.41400000032.0229509260000.976.190.002.537.312.532.891.000
    1971Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil41213Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1083.78262354030147.214067621671635211.438.530.984.333.844.080.89.556
    1971Minor Totals: byYearAAA----211---101.41400004032.0229509260000.976.190.002.537.312.532.891.000
    1971MLB Totals: MILbyYearMLB----211Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1083.79262354030147.714067621671635211.438.560.984.343.854.100.89.556
    1972EvansvilleAmerAAA----224---1122.9216060000114.0973937037680001.187.660.002.925.373.081.84.846
    1972Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil41224Log - Sp - Ext - Perf165.52980011044.0503127321171011.6110.230.614.303.486.340.81.143
    1972Minor Totals: byYearAAA----221---1122.92160600160114.0973937037680001.187.660.002.925.373.081.84.846
    1972MLB Totals: MILbyYearMLB----221Log - Sp - Ext - Perf165.52980011044.0503127321171011.6110.230.614.303.486.340.81.143
    1973Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil41235Log - Sp - Ext - Perf13153.713838133000276.1266127114309913411011.328.660.983.224.364.141.35.464
    1973MLB Totals: MILbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf13153.723838133000276.3266127114309913411011.328.670.983.234.374.141.35.464
    1974Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil41246Log - Sp - Ext - Perf13163.924035103250250.02551171092210212614031.439.180.793.674.544.211.24.448
    1974MLB Totals: MILbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf13163.924035103250250.02551171092210212614031.439.180.793.674.544.211.24.448
    1975Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil41257Log - Sp - Ext - Perf11184.523733103140217.0238129109289011912021.519.871.163.734.945.351.32.379
    1975MLB Totals: MILbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf11184.523733103140217.0238129109289011912021.519.871.163.734.945.351.32.379
    1976Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil41268Log - Sp - Ext - Perf14153.443838122000292.2287126112149413811161.308.830.432.894.243.871.47.483
    1976MLB Totals: MILbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf14153.453838122000292.7287126112149413811161.308.840.432.904.253.881.47.483
    1977Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil41279Log - Sp - Ext - Perf10143.58323171110221.022310488257710411111.369.081.023.144.244.241.35.417
    1977MLB Totals: MILbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf10143.58323171110221.022310488257710411111.369.081.023.144.244.241.35.417
    1978Detroit TigersALMLBdet212810Log - Sp - Ext - Perf17114.123534112010233.223511710727859210181.379.051.043.273.544.511.08.607
    1978MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf17114.133534112010233.723511710727859210181.379.071.043.283.554.521.08.607
    1979Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil412911Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1593.633231123010213.022995861554805021.339.680.632.283.384.011.48.625
    1979MLB Totals: MILbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1593.633231123010213.022995861554805021.339.680.632.283.384.011.48.625
    1980Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil413012Log - Sp - Ext - Perf114.41330000016.1171083541001.359.371.652.762.205.510.80.500
    1980MLB Totals: MILbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf114.47330000016.3171083541001.379.501.682.802.245.590.80.500
    1981Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil413113Log - Sp - Ext - Perf574.37242100230117.112060571050475021.459.200.773.843.614.600.94.417
    1981MLB Totals: MILbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf574.38242100230117.312060571050475021.459.220.773.843.614.610.94.417
    1982Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil413214Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1063.293970021326117.211748431441592111.348.951.073.144.513.671.44.625
    1982MLB Totals: MILbyYearMLB----321Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1063.303970021326117.711748431441592111.358.981.083.154.533.691.44.625
    1983Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil413315Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1464.334600026465112.111257541256383031.508.970.964.493.044.570.68.700
    1983MLB Totals: MILbyYearMLB----331Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1464.344600026465112.311257541256383031.508.990.964.503.054.580.68.700
    1984California AngelsALMLBcal41,473416Log - Sp - Ext - Perf7104.973222511100163.019295902256676021.5210.601.213.093.705.251.20.412
    1984MLB Totals: CALbyYearMLB----341Log - Sp - Ext - Perf7104.973222511100163.019295902256676021.5210.601.213.093.705.251.20.412
    1985California AngelsALMLBcal413517Log - Sp - Ext - Perf6104.37292410351148.116282722263608021.529.831.333.823.644.980.95.375
    1985MLB Totals: CALbyYearMLB----351Log - Sp - Ext - Perf6104.38292410351148.316282722263608021.529.841.343.833.654.980.95.375
    1986California AngelsALMLBcal413618Log - Sp - Ext - Perf465.6514120012073.1845246929311021.5410.311.103.563.806.381.07.400
    1986Detroit TigersALMLBdet203618Log - Sp - Ext - Perf004.05220001222240.0461818511121011.4310.351.132.482.704.051.09.000
    1986MLB Totals: CAL-DETbyYearMLB----362Log - Sp - Ext - Perf465.0936120013242113.313070641440432031.5010.341.113.183.425.571.08.400
    MLB Totals (17 yrs)1511584.03496360862271136142,683.727731335120227710041191976481.419.300.933.373.994.481.19.489
    American League Totals (17 yrs)1511584.03496360862271136142,683.727731335120227710041191976481.419.300.933.373.994.481.19.489
    Minor League Totals2062.52370600370254.019479710852080001.106.870.003.017.372.802.45.769
    Minor: Rk Totals100.0020000208.010000160000.131.130.000.0018.000.002.001.000
    Minor: A Totals742.61150000150100.0743129039980001.136.660.003.518.822.792.51.636
    Minor: AAA Totals1222.59200600200146.01194842046940001.137.340.002.845.792.962.04.857
    Milwaukee Brewers Totals (12 yrs)1171213.8636426869195496112,025.32054971869192760929715331.399.130.853.384.134.321.22.492
    California Angels Totals (3 yrs)17264.877558615171384.74382292085314815815061.5310.261.243.473.705.361.07.395
    Detroit Tigers Totals (2 yrs)17114.12573411212232273.7281135125329610411191.389.261.053.163.434.451.08.607
    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. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1971Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil4121pL-S-E-P126463500000041804000.109.180.109.2895450.087.000.1797.4133.334.500.00.000.0
    1972Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil4122pL-S-E-P2911110000000503000.091.091.091.1821410.000.000.1670.0035.710.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (2 yrs)35574600000042307000.105.164.105.2696860.070.000.1765.8833.825.750.00.000.0
    American League Totals (2 yrs)35574600000042307000.105.164.105.2696860.070.000.1765.8833.825.750.00.000.0
    Milwaukee Brewers Totals (2 yrs)35574600000042307000.105.164.105.2696860.070.000.1765.8833.825.750.00.000.0
    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
    1971Milwaukee BrewersALMLB21P260148.01212212624.9230.900.1616.1100.08
    1972Milwaukee BrewersALMLB22P9044.01110012121.0001.300.275.8100.011
    1973Milwaukee BrewersALMLB23P380276.11927645246.8851.200.1723.5100.04
    1974Milwaukee BrewersALMLB24P400250.01636135352.9811.300.2124.7100.03
    1975Milwaukee BrewersALMLB25P370217.01634435450.9261.400.2322.8100.04
    1976Milwaukee BrewersALMLB26P380292.21843326461.9531.600.2123.6100.04
    1977Milwaukee BrewersALMLB27P320221.02134415955.9321.700.2519.8100.05
    1978Detroit TigersALMLB28P350233.2932264341.9531.200.1821.6100.02
    1979Milwaukee BrewersALMLB29P320213.01635135251.9811.600.2419.9100.05
    1980Milwaukee BrewersALMLB30P3016.10300331.0001.000.191.9100.015
    1981Milwaukee BrewersALMLB31P240117.114140328281.0001.200.2422.0100.05
    1982Milwaukee BrewersALMLB32P390117.26160022221.0000.600.1924.1100.03
    1983Milwaukee BrewersALMLB33P460112.14160120201.0000.400.1828.4100.01
    1984California AngelsALMLB34P320163.09250334341.0001.100.2119.8100.05
    1985California AngelsALMLB35P290148.1622142928.9661.000.1917.9100.08
    1986Detroit TigersALMLB36P22040.0660112121.0000.500.3013.6100.09
    1986California AngelsALMLB36P14073.17120119191.0001.400.268.6100.013
    MLB Totals - (P)49602,6801803782436582558.9591.100.210.00.00
    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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    1971MLB26----------
    1972MLB9----------
    1973MLB38----------
    1974MLB40----------
    1975MLB37----------
    1976MLB38----------
    1977MLB32----------
    1978MLB35----------
    1979MLB32----------
    1980MLB3----------
    1981MLB24----------
    1982MLB39----------
    1983MLB46----------
    1984MLB32----------
    1985MLB29----------
    1986MLB36----------
    Totals496----------