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Jim TatumTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1985-2000 MLB Years: 1992-1998
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Drafted

Positions3B-837, OF-119, SS-100, 1B-78, C-68, 2B-10, LF-4, DH-1Position when Drafted3BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJimmy Ray Tatum Jr.
Height6-2Weight200BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 9,1967 [51.043]PlaceSan Diego,California
High SchoolSantana (Santee,CA)

DraftedSelected by the San Diego Padres [Team Picks] in the 3rd round (76th overall) of the 1985 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsTom Romenesko
MLB DebutSeptember 18,1992 [24.345]
OrganizationsSDN [6] COL [4] MIL [3] BOS [1] CLE [1] NYN [1] SFN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID18717Retrosheet IDtatuj001MLBAM ID123109
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Player Notes:   Selected by Colorado Rockies from Milwaukee Brewers in 1992 Expansion Draft (#43 Pick)
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed28Power75Contact46XBH72RBIs81Runs44Hitting63Durability55Team.511Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1985Spokane IndiansNwstA-sdn-3b177428121649113201206054100.228.290.278.5687811311.285.050.117.2636.4319.293.000.32281.0017.19
1986Charleston (sc) RainbowsSALAsdn-3b1812043155112192106224418324520.260.324.383.70716531483.297.123.213.3168.4917.182.022.0743.1027.68
1987Charleston (sc) RainbowsSALAsdn-3b191284685213122297285466584920.280.348.393.74118433535.303.113.218.3288.6012.151.411.6852.0025.19
1988Wichita PilotsTexAAsdn-3b201184023810526185423307356320.261.318.391.70915735446.299.130.201.3186.7316.372.431.7950.2533.33
1990Stockton PortsCalifA+mil-3b22702604168160125945134980400.262.312.462.77412028285.276.200.246.3434.5617.193.774.2121.6741.18
1990Canton/Akron IndiansEastAAcle343b2230106619602111061910210.179.226.292.518318115.195.113.179.2315.2216.523.171.7453.0042.11
1990Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1003664787220147055196890610.238.288.413.70115136400.252.175.227.3114.7517.003.583.5026.1441.38
1991El Paso DiablosTexAAmil-ss2313049399158278181285763791522050.320.399.517.91625553593.337.197.320.39910.6213.321.253.0427.3933.54
1992Denver ZephyrsAmerAAAmil-3b241304927416236319101894087941130.329.382.530.91226158556.360.201.280.4037.1915.652.183.4225.8935.80
1992Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil393b2458010000001200000.125.222.125.347109.167.000.125.18011.1122.222.000.000.000.00
1993Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-3b2513455102027012910000.222.271.400.67118448.235.178.200.2984.1718.754.504.1722.5040.00
1993Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol201b259298720501120052710200.204.245.286.531286106.264.082.133.2404.7225.475.400.9498.0030.00
1994Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-c-3b26121439761544312197224484511046.351.408.5971.00526265499.387.246.346.4248.8216.831.914.2120.9042.21
1995Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-3b2727931730706180162110202.323.363.591.9545513102.353.268.323.4055.8820.593.505.8815.5043.33
1995Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol19of273434481104001700001.235.257.324.58111235.296.089.118.2572.8620.007.000.000.0025.00
1996Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-3b2819661118205162071210003.273.351.530.88135774.265.257.394.3799.4616.221.716.7613.2038.89
1996Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-of28642334080201125640235330169.343.408.5921.00013833260.402.249.365.4228.8520.382.304.6219.4241.25
1996Totals for AAA-AAA         8329951982211772603065401612.328.395.579.97417340334.372.251.371.4128.9819.462.175.0917.5940.82
1996Boston Red SoxALMLBbos483b2828110000000200000.125.125.125.250108.167.000.000.1130.0025.000.000.000.000.00
1996San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn23b2853000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1996Totals for MLB-MLB         711110000000300000.091.091.091.1821011.125.000.000.0820.0027.270.000.000.000.00
1997Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-of294416121511219251283910201.317.349.571.9209222172.365.254.298.3924.6522.674.885.2317.8943.14
1998New York MetsNLMLBnyn191b30355049122130031900400.180.211.400.61120557.212.220.280.2485.2633.336.333.5125.0055.56
1999Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol443b31109396571242311464123385318014.313.364.482.84619138441.361.169.250.3677.4819.272.583.1728.2930.65
2000Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAAsfn-of323010010195031210121710102.190.281.330.611338114.198.140.270.27510.5314.911.422.6333.3342.11
2000Mexico City Red Devils DiMexAAA--3210433130114113900002.302.348.419.76718246.364.117.186.3386.5219.573.002.1743.0015.38
2000Totals for AAA-AAA         4014313325141621152610104.224.300.357.6575110160.246.133.245.2939.3816.251.732.5035.7531.25
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter17320116397332900105810601.194.229.303.5326113218.247.109.159.0004.5926.615.801.3867.0033.33
Minor League Totals - 14 Season(s)Filter1237450962613182752215281842433978446926792539.292.353.464.81720934495080.325.172.260.0007.8116.612.132.9929.6634.07
AAA Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter56720683146611508924002018178416256351339.320.375.533.90811032502312.357.213.301.0007.7017.992.343.9822.4837.82
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter278100114328259928193810991712182580.282.351.443.794443961154.307.161.258.0008.5814.821.732.4335.7534.04
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter702604168160125945134980400.262.312.462.77412028285.276.200.246.0004.5617.193.774.2121.6741.18
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter24889910724341419134109871481081440.270.337.388.725349641018.300.118.216.0008.5514.541.701.8747.3226.34
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter7428121649113201206054100.228.290.278.5687811311.285.050.117.0006.4319.293.000.32281.0017.19
Colorado Rockies Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1261321128611160063410201.212.248.295.543398141.273.083.129.0004.2624.115.670.71132.0028.57
New York Mets Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter355049122130031900400.180.211.400.61120557.212.220.280.0005.2633.336.333.5125.0055.56
Boston Red Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter28110000000200000.125.125.125.250108.167.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter58010000001200000.125.222.125.347109.167.000.125.00011.1122.222.000.000.000.00
San Diego Padres Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter53000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1621881537733270095410601.194.229.303.5325712204.247.109.159.0004.5926.615.801.3867.0033.33
Average Minor - Per 162 games16259182173363201076652111931035.292.353.464.81727459665.325.172.260.0007.8116.612.132.9929.6634.07

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1990Stockton PortsCalifA+mil-Rel22000.0010100101.01100010001.009.00----9.000.00--
1991El Paso DiablosTexAAmil-Rel23000.0010100101.01000000001.009.00------0.00--
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter000.0020200202.02100010001.009.00----4.500.00--
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0010100101.01000000001.009.00------0.00--
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0010100101.01100010001.009.00----9.000.00--
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings000.002200220002200220.02201100001100001.009.00----4.500.00--

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1985Spokane Indians NwstA-sdn173B67--381492711214187.8742.79------7490.590.5
1985Spokane Indians NwstA-sdn17SS7--1319333532.9144.57------749.59.5
1986Charleston (sc) Rainbows SALAsdn183B114--752143529324289.8922.54------12095.086.4
1986Charleston (sc) Rainbows SALAsdn182B3--262-108.8002.67------1202.52.3
1986Charleston (sc) Rainbows SALAsdn18SS3--412422016.8005.33------1202.52.3
1987Charleston (sc) Rainbows SALAsdn193B127--872572419368344.9352.71------12899.291.4
1987Charleston (sc) Rainbows SALAsdn19SS2---1--111.0000.50------1281.61.4
1987Charleston (sc) Rainbows SALAsdn192B1---1--111.0001.00------1280.80.7
1988Wichita Pilots TexAAsdn203B110--971952725319292.9152.65------11893.280.9
1990Stockton Ports CalifA+mil223B55--439469143137.9582.49------7078.639.0
1990Stockton Ports CalifA+mil221B14--11714113132131.9929.36------7020.09.9
1990Canton/Akron Indians EastAAcle223B28--295011139079.8782.82------3093.320.0
1990Canton/Akron Indians EastAAcle221B6--281143029.9674.83------3020.04.3
1991El Paso Diablos TexAAmil23SS88--1562462659428402.9394.57------13067.764.7
1991El Paso Diablos TexAAmil233B14--915412824.8571.71------13010.810.3
1991El Paso Diablos TexAAmil23C2--151111716.9418.00-----11301.51.5
1991El Paso Diablos TexAAmil231B1--101-111111.00011.00------1300.80.7
1992Denver Zephyrs AmerAAAmil243B123--872722420383359.9372.92------13094.685.4
1992Denver Zephyrs AmerAAAmil24OF2--3-1-43.7501.50------1301.51.4
1992Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil243B5--62--881.0001.60------5100.03.1
1993Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol253B11--721333128.9032.55------1384.67.8
1993Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol251B1--1---111.0001.00------137.70.7
1993Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol251B12--414164645.9783.75------9213.07.4
1993Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol253B6--311154.8000.67------926.53.7
1993Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol25OF3--1---111.0000.33------923.31.9
1994Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol26C54--29733104340330.9716.11-----1012144.638.8
1994Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol263B37--2469459793.9592.51------12130.626.6
1994Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol26OF11--621198.8890.73------1219.17.9
1994Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol261B8--452134847.9795.88------1216.65.8
1995Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol273B23--1339365552.9452.26------2785.216.8
1995Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol27C1--2-1-32.6672.00------273.70.7
1995Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol27OF2--1---111.0000.50------345.91.4
1995Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol27C1--3---331.0003.00-2-100.0-342.90.7
1996Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn28OF45--6483-7572.9601.60------6470.332.1
1996Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn281B18--12113-101341341.0007.44------6428.112.9
1996Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos283B12--516312421.8751.75------1963.28.5
1996Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos282B6--818-226261.0004.33------1931.64.2
1996Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn283B4---6--661.0001.50------646.32.9
1996Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos28OF2--6-1-76.8573.00------1910.51.4
1996Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos281B1--7--1771.0007.00------195.30.7
1996Boston Red SoxALMLBbos283B2--32--551.0002.50------2100.01.2
1996San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn283B1---------------520.00.6
1997Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn29OF30--272--29291.0000.97------4468.221.3
1997Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn293B8--79--16161.0002.00------4418.25.7
1997Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn291B4--222132524.9606.00------449.12.8
1998New York MetsNLMLBnyn301B9--321-133331.0003.67------3525.75.6
1998New York MetsNLMLBnyn30LF4--6---661.0001.50------3511.42.5
1998New York MetsNLMLBnyn30C4--113--14141.0003.50-1420.0-3511.42.5
1998New York MetsNLMLBnyn303B3--22--441.0001.33------358.61.9
1998New York MetsNLMLBnyn30DH1---------------352.90.6
1999Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol313B87--571321811207189.9132.17------10979.862.6
1999Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol31C5--3321-3635.9727.00------1094.63.6
1999Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol311B4--416-647471.00011.75------1093.72.9
2000Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn32OF24--441--45451.0001.88------3080.017.0
2000Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn32C1--52--771.0007.00------303.30.7
MLB Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B21--735177978.9873.71------210.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 4 season(s)-   3B17--147112221.9551.24------170.00.0
MLB Totals for C - 2 season(s)-   C5--143--17171.0003.40-3442.9-50.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF5--2---221.0000.40------50.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF4--6---661.0001.50------40.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH1---------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 7 season(s)-   3B305--2005645546819764.9332.50------3050.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 5 season(s)-   OF114--1501361169163.9641.43------1140.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 4 season(s)-   C61--33737124386374.9696.13-----10610.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 5 season(s)-   1B36--23723223262260.9927.22------360.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B6--818-226261.0004.33------60.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 3 season(s)-   3B152--1352604239437395.9042.60------1520.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS88--1562462659428402.9394.57------880.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B7--382154140.9765.71------70.00.0
AA Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C2--151111716.9418.00-----120.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B55--439469143137.9582.49------550.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B14--11714113132131.9929.36------140.00.0
A Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B241--1624715948692633.9152.63------2410.00.0
A Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS5--413422117.8103.40------50.00.0
A Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B4--272-119.8182.25------40.00.0
A- Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B67--381492711214187.8742.79------670.00.0
A- Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS7--1319333532.9144.57------70.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1985Spokane Indians NwstA-sdn17----767-----
1986Charleston (sc) Rainbows SALAsdn18---33114-----
1987Charleston (sc) Rainbows SALAsdn19---12127-----
1988Wichita Pilots TexAAsdn20-----110-----
1990Stockton Ports CalifA+mil22--14--55-----
1990Canton/Akron Indians EastAAcle22--6--28-----
1991El Paso Diablos TexAAmil23-21-8814-----
1992Denver Zephyrs AmerAAAmil24-----123---2-
1992Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil24-----5-----
1993Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol25--1--11-----
1993Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol25--12--6---3-
1994Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol26-548--37---11-
1995Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol27-1---23-----
1995Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol27-1-------2-
1996Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn28--18--4---45-
1996Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos28--16-12---2-
1996Boston Red SoxALMLBbos28-----2-----
1996San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn28-----1-----
1997Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn29--4--8---30-
1998New York MetsNLMLBnyn30-49--34---1
1999Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol31-54--87-----
2000Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn32-1-------24-

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1998-12-18ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rockies. 
1998-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1997-12-26ContractSigned as Free Agent by Mets. 
1997-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1996-06-08Purchased by Padres from Red Sox. 
1995-11-01ContractSigned as Free Agent by Red Sox. 
1995-10-16Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1994-11-02ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rockies. 
1994-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1993-12-23ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rockies. 
1993-12-20Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1992-11-17Selected by Rockies from Brewers in expansion draft (Pick #44). 
1990-06-21ContractSigned as Free Agent by Brewers. 
1990-05-24Released by Indians. 
1989-09-14ContractSigned as Free Agent by Indians. 
1988-06-08Released by Padres. 
* 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
1992Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll24109,000-68035-962,245109,000109,000
1993Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll25112,000-7393318968,431109,000221,000
1995Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll27135,000-6332529999,520109,000356,000
1996San Diego PadresTeam Payroll28109,000-78641-957,870109,000465,000
1996Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll28109,000-78654-957,870109,000465,000
1998New York MetsTeam Payroll30225,000-61034321,276,192170,000690,000
* 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