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Jim UmbargerTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1974-1983 MLB Years: 1975-1978
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PositionsP-250Position when DraftedpPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJames Harold Umbarger
Height6-6Weight200BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateFebruary 17,1953 [65.098]PlaceBurbank,California
High SchoolGrant (Van Nuys,CA)
CollegeArizona State University (Tempe,AZ)

DraftedSelected by the Texas Rangers [Team Picks] in the 16th round (362nd overall) of the 1974 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Cleveland Indians [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (33rd overall) of the 1971 Amateur Entry Draft
MLB DebutApril 8,1975 [22.050]
OrganizationsTEX [6] BAL [1] CHA [1] OAK [1] PIT [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID19093Retrosheet IDumbaj101MLBAM ID123560
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts43Walks47Hittable32SO/BB40vsPower32Hitting0Durability68Team.487Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1974Arizona StateCollegeNCAAJrST21813.5212111310079.0853531027710001.419.64--3.068.052.63.889-
1975Texas RangersALMLBtex40S/R22874.1256124432112131.013463601159501421.479.210.764.053.440.85.5334.31
1976Texas RangersALMLBtex40ST2310123.153030010300197.0208866912541053321.339.490.552.464.791.94.4553.21
1977San Jose MissionsPCLAAAoak-S/R24357.7113103100056.0906248632212002.1814.460.965.143.380.66.375-
1977Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak30S/R24156.551284101044.0624032328244042.0512.680.615.734.910.86.1674.72
1977Texas RangersALMLBtex40S/R24115.54321000013.014882451001.389.691.382.773.461.25.5004.89
1978Texas RangersALMLBtex40S/R25584.88329231011197.21165853936602021.5610.690.833.325.531.67.3853.72
1979Tucson TorosPCLAAAtex-S/R266105.41262060001133.01668580669734001.7711.230.414.674.941.06.375-
1980Tulsa DrillersTexAAtex-Rel27312.5322121000932.025109212330001.167.030.563.389.282.75.750-
1980Charleston CharliesILAAAtex-Rel27101.5020200006.06311120001.179.001.501.503.002.001.000-
1980Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--Rel0412.3724123000938.0311310313350001.167.340.713.088.292.69.8002.96
1981Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-S/R28694.184115263092157.017985737655910001.5510.260.403.733.380.91.400-
1983Glens Falls White SoxEastAAcha-ST30432.82990400060.2452219628450001.206.680.894.156.681.61.571-
1983Denver BearsAmerAAAcha-Rel300120.2530300101.04332130003.7527.0013.506.7520.253.00.000-
1983Hawaii IslandersPCLAAApit-Rel30105.5714014004021.0231613125225002.299.860.4310.719.430.881.000-
1983Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorMLB--S/R0543.8026917405082.1724135954705001.527.810.985.867.591.30.5564.43
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter25334.141336172155233482.153425522237181244117101.489.950.693.374.551.35.4311.17
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter24294.741305575801412466.15382862463123325821001.6510.370.604.494.971.11.453-
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter17255.2499455440143374.04682542182319318021001.7711.250.554.644.330.93.405-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter742.72311021400992.2703228840780001.196.800.783.887.581.95.636-
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter813.5212111310079.0853531027710001.419.64--3.068.052.63.889-
Texas Rangers Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter24283.901215368145223438.1472215190341532207761.429.680.703.144.511.44.462-
Oakland Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter156.551284101044.0624032328244042.0512.680.615.734.910.86.167-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings11154.1461283372101220.024311610117821115351.489.950.693.374.551.35.4231.17
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings11144.746126354076220.02531351161511012210001.6510.370.604.494.971.11.440-

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1975Texas RangersALMLBtex22P56-131826123534.9710.610.26-----56100.034.6
1976Texas RangersALMLBtex23P30-197430133534.9711.130.17-----30100.018.5
1977Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak24P12-44-10111110.9090.830.23-----12100.07.5
1977Texas RangersALMLBtex24P3-13-1--111.0000.330.08-----3100.01.9
1978Texas RangersALMLBtex25P32-971212-2422.9170.690.23-----32100.019.8
1979Tucson Toros PCLAAAtex26P26--425223129.9351.12------26100.017.6
1980Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex27P22--131-54.8000.18------22100.016.2
1980Charleston Charlies ILAAAtex27P2---1--111.0000.50------2100.01.4
1981Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal28P41--5312-3836.9470.88------41100.029.5
1983Glens Falls White Sox EastAAcha30P9--27--991.0001.00------9100.06.6
1983Hawaii Islanders PCLAAApit30P14---1--111.0000.07------14100.09.8
1983Denver Bears AmerAAAcha30P3---1--111.0000.33------3100.02.2
MLB Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P133-482138856106101.9530.760.21-----1330.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P86--959427268.9440.79------860.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P31--3101-1413.9290.42------310.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1975Texas RangersALMLBtex2256----------
1976Texas RangersALMLBtex2330----------
1977Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak2412----------
1977Texas RangersALMLBtex243----------
1978Texas RangersALMLBtex2532----------
1979Tucson Toros PCLAAAtex2626----------
1980Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex2722----------
1980Charleston Charlies ILAAAtex272----------
1981Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal2841----------
1983Glens Falls White Sox EastAAcha309----------
1983Hawaii Islanders PCLAAApit3014----------
1983Denver Bears AmerAAAcha303----------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1981-02-10ContractSigned as Free Agent by Orioles. 
1981-01-01Released by Rangers. 
1977-08-25Purchased by Rangers from Athletics. 
1977-03-26TradeTraded by Rangers with Rodney Scott and Cash to Athletics for Claudell Washington. 
* 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.