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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
James Ross Walker
Stat Years
1991-2009  [mlb] 1997-2009
Height/Weight
6-2 / 190
Bats/Throws
Left / Left
Positions
P (804)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
High School
Warren County (McMinnville,TN)
Colleges
Austin Peay State University (Clarksville, Tennessee)
Draft
Selected by the Houston Astros in Round #10 (#265 overall) of the 1992 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase) 3 Draft Instances
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Jug Deford
MLB Debut
1997-04-02 - Boxscore  (Age: 25.276)
Service Time
8.125 (2008)
Organizations
HOU [5] DET [5] KCA [4] BAL [3] CLE [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 19308 ... retro id: walkj001 ... mlbam id: 123828
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1991Austin PeayOVCNCAA-1------19------395.9219134006076.0806650061640001.869.470.007.227.587.821.05.250
    1992Auburn AstrosNYPLA-hou-201---463.1315140001083.1753529421674001.158.100.432.277.243.783.19.400
    1992Minor Totals: HOUbyYearA-----201---463.1415140001083.3753529421674001.168.120.432.277.263.793.19.400
    1993Quad Cities River BanditsMidwAhou-212---3115.13252411110131.21409275124812112061.439.570.823.288.276.292.52.214
    1993Minor Totals: HOUbyYearA----211---3115.14252411110131.71409275124812112061.439.600.823.298.306.312.52.214
    1994Quad Cities River BanditsMidwAhou-223---8104.183218004141125.01338058104210451161.409.580.723.027.495.762.48.444
    1994Minor Totals: HOUbyYearA----221---8104.183218004141125.01338058104210451161.409.580.723.027.495.762.48.444
    1995Jackson GeneralsTexAAhou-234---424.50500001950258.0592929624384121.439.160.933.725.904.501.58.667
    1995Minor Totals: HOUbyYearAA----231---424.50500001950258.0592929624384121.439.160.933.725.904.501.58.667
    1996Jackson GeneralsTexAAhou-245---512.504570013382101.0943428735792081.288.380.623.127.043.032.26.833
    1996Minor Totals: HOUbyYearAA----241---512.504570013382101.0943428735792081.288.380.623.127.043.032.26.833
    1997Wichita WranglersTexAAkca-256---019.4550000506.26871560021.658.101.356.758.1010.801.20.000
    1997Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca57256Log - Sp - Ext - Perf335.44500001550043.0462826620242031.539.631.264.195.025.861.20.500
    1997Minor Totals: KCAbyYearAA----251---0110.1650000506.76871560021.778.711.457.268.7111.611.20.000
    1997MLB Totals: KCAbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf335.44500001550043.0462826620242031.539.631.264.195.025.861.20.500
    1998Omaha RoyalsPCLAAAkca-267---512.70770000046.2571514311211021.4610.990.582.124.052.891.91.833
    1998Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca57267Log - Sp - Ext - Perf019.87620024017.130201953150021.9015.582.601.567.7910.385.00.000
    1998Minor Totals: KCAbyYearAAA----261---512.73770000046.7571514311211021.4711.100.582.144.092.921.91.833
    1998MLB Totals: KCAbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0110.00620024017.330201953150021.9315.792.631.587.8910.535.00.000
    1999Gulf Coast Royals GCLRkkca-278---103.3822000008.010331091001.2511.251.130.0010.133.380.001.000
    1999Omaha Golden SpikesPCLAAAkca-278---014.67440000017.12212914110021.5011.420.522.085.716.232.75.000
    1999Minor Totals: KCAbyYearRk/AAA----272---114.30660000025.332151224201021.4311.470.721.437.175.385.00.500
    2000Omaha Golden SpikesPCLAAAkca-289---3105.22241500390101.213865592525520071.6012.222.212.214.605.752.08.231
    2000Minor Totals: KCAbyYearAAA----281---3105.25241500390101.713865592525520071.6112.272.222.224.625.782.08.231
    2001Buffalo BisonsILAAAcle132910---723.8738800530293.010444401227514271.4110.061.162.614.944.261.89.778
    2001Minor Totals: CLEbyYearAAA----291---723.8738800530293.010444401227514271.4110.061.162.614.944.261.89.778
    2002Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-3011---011.9810000410113.27332390000.734.611.321.985.931.983.00.000
    2002Detroit TigersALMLBdet323011Log - Sp - Ext - Perf113.71570001657143.232191899401140.946.601.851.858.243.924.44.500
    2002Minor Totals: DETbyYearAAA----301---012.0510000410113.77332390000.764.771.362.056.142.053.00.000
    2002MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf113.75570001657143.732191899401140.956.671.881.888.333.964.44.500
    2003Detroit TigersALMLBdet323112Log - Sp - Ext - Perf433.32780001978365.0613024917451021.208.451.252.356.234.152.65.571
    2003MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf433.32780001978365.0613024917451021.208.451.252.356.234.152.65.571
    2004Detroit TigersALMLBdet323213Log - Sp - Ext - Perf343.20700001870164.2692823812534011.259.601.111.677.383.904.42.429
    2004MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----321Log - Sp - Ext - Perf343.22700001870164.7692823812534011.269.671.121.687.433.934.42.429
    2005Detroit TigersALMLBdet-3314Log - Sp - Ext - Perf433.70660001166048.2492220513300021.279.060.922.405.554.072.31.571
    2005MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----331Log - Sp - Ext - Perf433.73660001166048.7492220513300021.299.150.932.435.604.112.31.571
    2006Detroit TigersALMLBdet323415Log - Sp - Ext - Perf012.81560001456048.047151588371001.158.811.501.506.942.814.63.000
    2006MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----341Log - Sp - Ext - Perf012.81560001456048.047151588371001.158.811.501.506.942.814.63.000
    2007Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal323516Log - Sp - Ext - Perf323.23810001981761.1572522617413021.218.360.882.496.023.672.41.600
    2007MLB Totals: BALbyYearMLB----351Log - Sp - Ext - Perf323.24810001981761.3572522617413021.218.400.882.506.043.682.41.600
    2008Frederick KeysCaroA+bal-3617---000.0010000101.01000000001.009.000.000.000.000.000.00.000
    2008Bowie BaysoxEastAAbal-3617---0027.0010000101.05331000005.0045.009.000.000.0027.000.00.000
    2008Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal323617Log - Sp - Ext - Perf136.87590001159038.05331291211242011.6812.552.842.615.687.342.18.250
    2008Minor Totals: BALbyYearAA/A+----362---0013.5020000202.06331000003.0027.004.500.000.0013.502.00.000
    2008MLB Totals: BALbyYearMLB----361Log - Sp - Ext - Perf136.87590001159038.05331291211242011.6812.552.842.615.687.342.18.250
    2009Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal323718Log - Sp - Ext - Perf005.1122000222012.119875091111.5413.863.650.006.575.840.00.000
    2009MLB Totals: BALbyYearMLB----371Log - Sp - Ext - Perf005.2122000222012.319875091101.5714.133.720.006.695.952.00.000
    MLB Totals (10 yrs)19214.1354520012754312442.046322620373110318152181.309.431.492.246.484.602.89.475
    American League Totals (10 yrs)19214.1354520012754312442.046322620373110318152181.309.431.492.246.484.602.89.475
    Minor League Totals40464.082599911491608788.085142335785245568334521.399.720.972.806.494.832.32.465
    Minor: NCAA-1 Totals395.9219134006076.0806650061640001.869.470.007.227.587.821.05.250
    Minor: Rk Totals103.3822000008.010331091001.2511.251.130.0010.133.382.001.000
    Minor: A- Totals463.1415140001083.3753529421674001.168.120.432.277.263.793.19.400
    Minor: A Totals11214.675742115151256.72731721332290225171221.429.590.773.167.906.042.50.344
    Minor: A+ Totals000.0010000101.01000000001.009.000.000.000.000.002.00.000
    Minor: AA Totals943.6310170032944166.71647467156412361121.378.880.813.476.664.011.92.692
    Minor: AAA Totals15154.1383340012493272.3328139125437014452181.4610.851.422.324.764.602.06.500
    Detroit Tigers Totals (5 yrs)12123.33327000783275270.025811410039592057191.178.601.301.976.833.803.47.500
    Baltimore Orioles Totals (3 yrs)454.69162000321627111.712964582328746141.4110.441.862.275.995.182.64.444
    Kansas City Royals Totals (2 yrs)346.74562001754060.37648451123392051.6511.381.653.445.847.191.70.429
    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%
    1995Jackson GeneralsTexAAhou-23p---1505000000000400000.000.000.000.000500.000.000.0000.0080.000.000.00.000.0
    1996Jackson GeneralsTexAAhou-24p---24510031001000302001.300.300.400.7001241.100.100.4290.0025.000.000.00.0033.3
    Minor League Totals9515031001000702001.200.200.267.4671741.067.067.3750.0041.180.000.00.0033.3
    Minor: AA Totals9515031001000702001.200.200.267.4671741.067.067.3750.0041.180.000.00.0033.3
    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
    1992Auburn AstrosNYPLA-20P1500.0218102120.9521.300.0020.5100.06
    1993Quad Cities River BanditsMidwA21P2500.0530203735.9461.400.0019.2100.08
    1994Quad Cities River BanditsMidwA22P3200.0528313633.9171.000.0023.2100.05
    1995Jackson GeneralsTexAA23P5000.05150020201.0000.400.0037.0100.01
    1996Jackson GeneralsTexAA24P4500.01322133635.9720.800.0032.1100.05
    1997Wichita WranglersTexAA25P500.00200221.0000.400.003.6100.021
    1997Kansas City RoyalsALMLB25P50043.0560111111.0000.200.2631.1100.02
    1998Omaha RoyalsPCLAAA26P700.0280010101.0001.400.004.3100.016
    1998Kansas City RoyalsALMLB26P6017.12401661.0001.000.353.7100.016
    1999Gulf Coast Royals GCLRk27P200.01200331.0001.500.003.3100.021
    1999Omaha Golden SpikesPCLAAA27P400.04102551.0001.300.002.8100.022
    2000Omaha Golden SpikesPCLAAA28P2400.02140116161.0000.700.0016.8100.09
    2001Buffalo BisonsILAAA29P3800.048121312.9230.300.0026.8100.03
    2002Toledo Mud HensILAAA30P1000.01300441.0000.400.006.9100.018
    2002Detroit TigersALMLB30P57043.20300331.0000.100.0735.4100.02
    2003Detroit TigersALMLB31P78065.0411111615.9380.200.2348.1100.01
    2004Detroit TigersALMLB32P70064.22400661.0000.100.0943.2100.01
    2005Detroit TigersALMLB33P66048.22710109.9000.100.1940.7100.01
    2006Detroit TigersALMLB34P56048.00200221.0000.000.0434.6100.04
    2007Baltimore OriolesALMLB35P81061.10500551.0000.100.0850.0100.01
    2008Frederick KeysCaroA+36P100.0000000.0000.000.000.7100.026
    2008Bowie BaysoxEastAA36P100.00100111.0001.000.000.7100.023
    2008Baltimore OriolesALMLB36P59038.0460110101.0000.200.2636.6100.01
    2009Baltimore OriolesALMLB37P22012.10300331.0000.100.2513.6100.011
    MLB Totals - (P)545044019512410.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (P)830013341511.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (P)1010018401311.0000.000.00---------
    A+ Totals - (P)100000000.0000.000.00---------
    A Totals - (P)570010585111.0000.000.00---------
    A- Totals - (P)15002181011.0000.000.00---------
    Rk Totals - (P)200120012.0000.000.00---------
    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
    1992Minor15----------
    1993Minor25----------
    1994Minor32----------
    1995Minor50----------
    1996Minor45----------
    1997MLB50----------
    1997Minor5----------
    1998MLB6----------
    1998Minor7----------
    1999Minor6----------
    2000Minor24----------
    2001Minor38----------
    2002MLB57----------
    2002Minor10----------
    2003MLB78----------
    2004MLB70----------
    2005MLB66----------
    2006MLB56----------
    2007MLB81----------
    2008MLB59----------
    2008Minor2----------
    2009MLB22----------
    Totals804----------