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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
James Lloyd Spencer
Stat Years
1965-1982  [mlb] 1968-1982
Height/Weight
6-2 / 195
Bats/Throws
Left / Left
Positions
1B (1221) ... DH (204) ... OF (24)
Draft Position
1B-3b
Born Date/Place
Death
2002-02-10 [54.195]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
Andover (Linthicum,MD)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the Seattle Pilots in Round #42 (#909 overall) of the 1969 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase) 2 Draft Instances
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Al Monchak
MLB Debut
1968-09-07 - Boxscore  (Age: 21.039)
Service Time
Organizations
CAL [6] NYA [4] TEX [3] CHA [2] OAK [2]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 18302 ... retro id: spenj101 ... mlbam id: 122584
Relations
Grandson of Ben Spencer
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1965Quad CitiesMidwA----171b---1762692560104225000000000.223.223.312.5352698416.000.089.0000.000.000.00134.50.7426.7
    1966El PasoTexAA----181b---2133488721292271653000000000.264.264.436.70048821345.000.172.0000.000.000.0030.53.2834.9
    1967El PasoTexAA----191b---3134480751342751973000000000.279.279.475.75448022851.000.196.0000.000.000.0025.33.9638.1
    1968El PasoTexAA----201b---4135493851442952896000000000.292.292.542.83449326762.000.250.0000.000.000.0017.65.6843.1
    1968California AngelsALMLBcal9201bL-S-E-P4196821310050031010102.191.233.206.43973141.059.015.2204.1113.703.330.00.007.7
    1969HawaiiPCLAAA----211b---547172304580622000000000.262.262.413.6751727114.000.151.0000.000.000.0028.73.4931.1
    1969California AngelsALMLBcal9211bL-S-E-P51133863998143103110265328066.254.304.383.68742214827.199.129.2726.1612.562.0438.62.3727.5
    1970California AngelsALMLBcal9221bL-S-E-P614651161140204126802286106569.274.309.399.70855020436.176.125.2895.0911.092.1842.62.1825.7
    1971California AngelsALMLBcal9231bL-S-E-P7148510501212121859014863365716.237.304.392.69657220041.247.155.2378.3911.011.3128.33.1533.9
    1972California AngelsALMLBcal9241b-ofL-S-E-P88221213475011401122500118.222.262.259.521225556.090.037.2465.3311.112.08212.00.4412.8
    1973California AngelsALMLBcal9251bL-S-E-P92987102142211009911113.241.316.402.71899358.264.161.2479.099.091.0043.52.0238.1
    1973Texas RangersALMLBtex3,24251bL-S-E-P9102352359412344303344111268.267.332.352.68439012419.173.085.2918.7210.511.2188.01.0320.2
    1974Texas RangersALMLBtex3261b-dhL-S-E-P10118352369811474412222733438.278.323.392.71538413822.173.114.2835.737.031.2350.31.8222.5
    1975Texas RangersALMLBtex3,9271bL-S-E-P1113240350107181114701354322169.266.327.397.72444316030.216.131.2747.909.711.2336.62.4828.0
    1976Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3281bL-S-E-P121505185313113214706449521471910.253.315.367.68257919029.212.114.2558.468.981.0637.02.4222.1
    1977Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3291bL-S-E-P131284705611616118691236502251111.247.300.400.70051518835.228.153.2416.999.711.3926.13.5030.2
    1978New York YankeesALMLBnya1230dhL-S-E-P147115012349172401153200134.227.295.440.7351666617.307.213.2419.0419.282.1321.44.2250.0
    1979New York YankeesALMLBnya1231dhL-S-E-P15106295608515323530238250121112.288.367.593.96033617541.427.305.24911.317.440.6612.86.8548.2
    1980New York YankeesALMLBnya12321bL-S-E-P1697259386190134310304411427.236.313.421.73429510922.305.185.23310.1714.921.4719.94.4136.1
    1981New York YankeesALMLBnya12331bL-S-E-P172563692024009700023.143.250.270.52072174.270.127.13012.509.720.7831.52.7844.4
    1981Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak12331bL-S-E-P17541711435602910102000215.205.246.275.521183478.135.070.2195.4610.932.0085.51.0922.9
    1982Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak12341bL-S-E-P183310161731250032000113.168.190.277.467105286.139.109.1882.8619.056.6750.51.9035.3
    MLB Totals (17 yrs)15534908541122717927146599111940758217354286124.250.307.387.69454091898352.218.137.2567.5210.761.4333.62.7028.7
    American League Totals (17 yrs)15534908541122717927146599111940758217354286124.250.307.387.69454091898352.218.137.2567.5210.761.4333.62.7028.7
    Minor League Totals5251902287512962171269000000000.269.269.454.7231902863188.185.185.2410.000.000.0026.83.7336.7
    Minor: A Totals762692560104225000000000.223.223.312.5352698416.089.089.2170.000.000.00134.50.7426.7
    Minor: AA Totals4021461232407781763222000000000.279.279.485.7641461708158.206.206.2460.000.000.0023.24.3138.8
    Minor: AAA Totals47172304580622000000000.262.262.413.6751727114.151.151.2350.000.000.0028.73.4931.1
    California Angels Totals (6 yrs)537177417544065114318814126221721132144.248.298.370.6681941656119.191.122.2616.4911.391.7541.32.2227.0
    Texas Rangers Totals (3 yrs)35211071212994182213416911116671525.270.327.381.708121742271.189.111.2827.489.121.2250.31.8123.8
    New York Yankees Totals (4 yrs)2997671161893544512413921081271826.246.325.478.80386936784.349.232.23210.5912.431.1717.05.1844.4
    Chicago White Sox Totals (2 yrs)27898810924729332139768510236123021.250.308.383.691109437864.220.133.2487.779.321.2030.92.9325.9
    Oakland Athletics Totals (2 yrs)8727220529141410134000328.191.226.276.5022887514.136.085.2084.5113.893.0868.01.3926.9
    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
    1968California AngelsALMLB201B190168.015218115171170.9948.901.0111.7100.03
    1969California AngelsALMLB211B1070906.0926669811001992.9919.301.0966.094.71
    1970California AngelsALMLB221B14201,204.0121285713113041297.9959.101.0887.797.31
    1971California AngelsALMLB231B14501,251.0129693511713941389.9969.601.1189.598.01
    1972California AngelsALMLB241B350266.026722325292289.9908.301.0922.642.72
    1972California AngelsALMLB24OF240162.02210023231.0001.000.1415.529.36
    1973Texas RangersALMLB251B990809.079067186858857.9998.701.0661.197.11
    1973California AngelsALMLB251B260218.020470242112111.0008.100.9716.089.73
    1973California AngelsALMLB25DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.63.49
    1973Texas RangersALMLB25DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.010
    1974Texas RangersALMLB261B600388.238927136417416.9986.901.0737.550.82
    1974Texas RangersALMLB26DH5400.0000000.0000.000.0033.845.81
    1975Texas RangersALMLB271B990770.084470592919914.9959.201.1961.175.01
    1975Texas RangersALMLB27DH2500.0000000.0000.000.0015.418.93
    1976Chicago White SoxALMLB281B14301,208.11206112211613201318.9989.201.0988.895.31
    1976Chicago White SoxALMLB28DH200.0000000.0000.000.001.21.313
    1977Chicago White SoxALMLB291B12501,078.097790107610771067.9918.500.9977.297.71
    1978New York YankeesALMLB301B15085.09070497971.0006.501.149.221.12
    1978New York YankeesALMLB30DH3500.0000000.0000.000.0021.549.32
    1979New York YankeesALMLB311B260232.123217235251249.9929.601.0716.324.52
    1979New York YankeesALMLB31DH7100.0000000.0000.000.0044.467.01
    1980New York YankeesALMLB321B750555.256741651614608.9908.101.1046.377.32
    1980New York YankeesALMLB32DH1500.0000000.0000.000.009.315.56
    1981Oakland AthleticsALMLB331B480395.034436130381380.9977.900.9644.088.91
    1981New York YankeesALMLB331B250178.0172170171891891.0007.601.0623.4100.03
    1982Oakland AthleticsALMLB341B320233.123022220254252.9927.901.0819.897.03
    MLB Totals - (1B)122109,94598987975595619.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (OF)2401622210011.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (DH)20400000000.0000.000.00---------
    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
    1968MLB--19--------
    1969MLB--107--------
    1970MLB--142--------
    1971MLB--145--------
    1972MLB--35------24-
    1973MLB--125-------2
    1974MLB--60-------54
    1975MLB--99-------25
    1976MLB--143-------2
    1977MLB--125--------
    1978MLB--15-------35
    1979MLB--26-------71
    1980MLB--75-------15
    1981MLB--73--------
    1982MLB--32--------
    Totals--1221------24204