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Brett JacksonHigh Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2015 MLB Years: 2012-2014
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PositionsCF-429, RF-121, LF-74Position when DraftedCFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper Name Brett Elliott Jackson
Height6-2Weight210BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 2,1988 [29.201]PlaceBerkeley,California
High SchoolMiramonte (Orinda,CA)
CollegeUniversity of California (Berkeley,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Chicago Cubs in the 1st round (31st overall) of the 2009 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$972,000Signing ScoutsJohn BartschService Time0.077 (2014)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2010-MLB-#74 ... 2010-CHN-#2 ... 2011-MLB-#38 ... 2011-CHN-#2 ... 2012-MLB-#32 ... 2012-CHN-#1 ... 2013-CHN-#5
MLB DebutAugust 5,2012 [24.003]
OrganizationsCHN [6] ARI [1] SFN [1] Awards4
TBC Player ID22787Retrosheet IDjackb002MLBAM ID571804
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Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2007CaliforniaPac10NCAA-1-4of1843611314110444122033000.230.382.279.66117279.341.049.246.32015.1925.321.670.000.0014.29
2008CaliforniaPac10NCAA-1-4of19562023662744401232436114303.307.404.441.8458915244.352.134.297.3779.8414.751.501.6450.5024.19
2009CaliforniaPac10NCAA-1-4of20532184270176841115296142001.321.410.564.97412331253.416.243.404.42011.4624.112.103.1627.2544.29
2009Arizona CubsArizRkchn-cf20311650104003400100.455.533.6361.1697115.625.181.455.48620.0026.671.330.000.0020.00
2009Boise HawksNwstA-chn-cf20248814291111521172010021.330.443.398.841353106.418.068.273.38016.0418.871.180.9488.0010.34
2009Peoria ChiefsMidwAchn16cf2026112303351717111113250010.295.383.545.9286113128.356.250.438.3998.5925.002.915.4716.0039.39
2009Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor         53211506763836132315660131.318.418.488.90610317249.399.170.370.39612.4522.491.813.2126.3825.37
2010Daytona CubsFSLA+chn13cf21672635683198638127436350120.316.420.517.93713633312.395.201.384.40813.7820.191.471.9243.8339.76
2010Tennessee SmokiesSouAAchn27cf-rf21612284763136628184306343312.276.366.465.83110625268.352.189.382.36311.1923.512.102.2438.0039.68
2010Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1284911031463214126630117312693432.297.395.493.88824258580.375.196.383.38812.5921.721.732.0740.9239.73
2011Tennessee SmokiesSouAAchn7cf226724645631031032156457422211.256.373.443.81610923297.323.187.407.36015.1524.921.643.3724.6036.51
2011Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn6cf22481853955132102661286401130.297.388.551.93910225215.402.254.432.40113.0229.772.294.6518.5045.45
2011Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1154318411823520582177313823341.274.379.490.86921148512.355.216.418.37714.2626.951.893.9121.5540.68
2012Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn25cf2310640766104221215472754715862511.256.338.479.81719549467.372.223.393.35010.0633.833.363.2127.1347.12
2012Chicago CubsNLMLBchn7cf23441201421614903225900001.175.303.342.6454111142.298.167.325.29215.4941.552.682.8230.0052.38
2013Arizona CubsArizRkchn-cf24414110000001700001.071.133.071.2041015.143.000.071.1056.6746.677.000.000.000.00
2013Tennessee SmokiesSouAAchn-lf-rf2430951019420422133720001.200.309.284.593276110.328.084.221.27511.8233.642.850.000.0031.58
2013Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn7cf246121524487362375217732102.223.300.367.6677916242.316.144.251.2988.6831.823.672.4835.8333.33
2013Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor         953243568115627973512152104.210.296.330.62610722367.313.120.235.2839.5432.973.461.6354.0032.35
2014Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn22rf258122423478452046249440003.210.298.348.6467817252.336.138.237.2929.5237.303.921.9844.8036.17
2014Reno AcesPCLAAAarirf-cf251116230013103900000.188.316.375.6916119.333.187.438.31515.7947.373.005.2616.0033.33
2014Totals for PCL-PCL         92240255084623562710340003.208.299.350.6498418271.336.142.250.2949.9638.013.812.2140.0036.00
2014Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari62rf2574000000001100000.000.200.000.200005.000.000.250.13820.0020.001.000.000.000.00
2015Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAsfn26rf-cf265115922357031661265101310.220.324.321.6455110189.296.101.296.29013.7626.981.961.5953.0028.57
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter511241421614903236000001.169.299.331.6304111147.283.162.323.00015.6540.822.612.7231.0052.38
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter64022633855881094370273111393127533211171212.260.355.439.7949932222635.356.179.349.00011.8428.582.412.6632.3337.76
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter358120617629257214013551181494531361056.242.329.424.7535111181384.349.182.333.00010.7732.733.042.8930.1540.41
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1585691021452711166435128817485524.255.360.425.78524254675.336.170.366.00013.0425.781.982.3735.5637.24
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter672635683198638127436350120.316.420.517.93713633312.395.201.384.00013.7820.191.471.9243.8339.76
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter26112303351717111113250010.295.383.545.9286113128.356.250.438.0008.5925.002.915.4716.0039.39
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter248814291111521172010021.330.443.398.841353106.418.068.273.00016.0418.871.180.9488.0010.34
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter7257601040041100101.240.333.320.6538130.400.080.240.00013.3336.672.750.000.0016.67
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1524819114625111285271265117189304.304.404.476.88022948576.377.172.339.00011.2820.311.802.0840.0832.88
Chicago Cubs Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter441201421614903225900001.175.303.342.6454111142.298.167.325.00015.4941.552.682.8230.0052.38
Arizona Diamondbacks Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter74000000001100000.000.200.000.200005.000.000.250.00020.0020.001.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162394446719313290107319100003.169.299.331.63013035467.283.162.323.00015.6540.822.612.7231.0052.38
Average Minor - Per 162 games162573971492811186928107919183433.260.355.439.79425156667.356.179.349.00011.8428.582.412.6632.3337.76

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2009Arizona Cubs ArizRkchn20CF1--2---221.0002.00------333.31.8
2009Boise Hawks NwstA-chn20CF20--3112-3432.9411.60------2483.326.3
2009Peoria Chiefs MidwAchn20CF26--6411-6665.9852.50------26100.018.8
2010Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn21CF62--146422152150.9872.42------6792.544.6
2010Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn21LF17--191--20201.0001.18------6127.912.2
2010Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn21RF18--231--24241.0001.33------6129.512.9
2010Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn21CF20--511115352.9812.60------6132.814.4
2011Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn22CF60--13024-136132.9712.20------6789.642.9
2011Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn22LF2---------------673.01.4
2011Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn22RF6--51--661.0001.00------679.04.3
2011Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn22CF45--118821128126.9842.80------4893.831.5
2012Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn23LF5--7---771.0001.40------1064.73.6
2012Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn23RF12--2111-2322.9571.83------10611.38.6
2012Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn23CF87--193-4-197193.9802.22------10682.162.1
2012Chicago CubsNLMLBchn23CF393831394-2-9694.9792.410.30-----4488.624.1
2013Arizona Cubs ArizRkchn24CF4--3---331.0000.75------4100.07.3
2013Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn24LF15--264--30301.0002.00------3050.010.9
2013Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn24RF8--91-110101.0001.25------3026.75.8
2013Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn24CF1--3---331.0003.00------303.30.7
2013Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn24RF1--4---441.0004.00------611.60.7
2013Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn24LF15--18-1-1918.9471.20------6124.610.4
2013Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn24CF36--652-167671.0001.86------6159.025.0
2014Reno Aces PCLAAAari25RF7--2-1-32.6670.29------1163.64.9
2014Reno Aces PCLAAAari25CF5--2---221.0000.40------1145.53.5
2014Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn25CF6--8-1-98.8891.33------817.44.2
2014Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn25RF48--791218280.9761.67------8159.333.3
2014Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn25LF14--18-1-1918.9471.29------8117.39.7
2014Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari25RF41145---551.0001.250.36-----757.12.5
2014Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari25CF1-12---221.0002.002.00-----714.30.6
2015Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAsfn26RF17--33-1-3433.9711.94------5133.311.8
2015Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAsfn26CF16--46---46461.0002.88------5131.411.1
2015Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAsfn26LF6--4---441.0000.67------5111.84.2
MLB Totals for CF - 2 season(s)-   CF403831496-2-9896.9802.400.31-----400.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF41145---551.0001.250.36-----40.00.0
AAA Totals for CF - 5 season(s)-   CF195--4321072449442.9842.27------1950.00.0
AAA Totals for RF - 4 season(s)-   RF85--139251146141.9661.66------850.00.0
AAA Totals for LF - 4 season(s)-   LF40--47-2-4947.9591.18------400.00.0
AA Totals for CF - 3 season(s)-   CF81--184351192187.9742.31------810.00.0
AA Totals for LF - 3 season(s)-   LF34--455--50501.0001.47------340.00.0
AA Totals for RF - 3 season(s)-   RF32--373-140401.0001.25------320.00.0
A+ Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF62--146422152150.9872.42------620.00.0
A Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF26--6411-6665.9852.50------260.00.0
A- Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF20--3112-3432.9411.60------200.00.0
Rk Totals for CF - 2 season(s)-   CF5--5---551.0001.00------50.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2009Arizona Cubs ArizRkchn20-------1---
2009Boise Hawks NwstA-chn20-------20---
2009Peoria Chiefs MidwAchn20-------26---
2010Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn21-------62---
2010Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn21------172018--
2011Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn22------2606--
2011Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn22-------45---
2012Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn23------58712--
2012Chicago CubsNLMLBchn23-------39---
2013Arizona Cubs ArizRkchn24-------4---
2013Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn24------1518--
2013Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn24------15361--
2014Reno Aces PCLAAAari25-------57--
2014Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn25------14648--
2014Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari25-------14--
2015Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAsfn26------61617--

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2008Cotuit KettleersCape Cod LeagueCollege194014729356041485243920311.238.347.361.7085310176.290.123.30613.6422.161.632.2736.7528.57
2010Mesa Solar SoxArizona Fall LgMinor21412331005101500000.250.308.333.6414113.429.083.2507.6938.465.000.000.0033.33
2010Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2164410101004110000.250.667.7501.417319.333.5001.50044.4411.110.250.000.00100.00
2011Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB221326372013003400000.269.345.462.80712329.286.193.30810.3413.791.333.4526.0042.86
2012Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2315294811271061001000.276.400.586.98617436.353.310.55216.6727.781.675.5614.5050.00
2013Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB241417551204206510200.294.462.5881.05010326.357.294.76523.0819.230.830.000.0060.00
2014Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2517263611180041300001.231.333.462.79512330.417.231.38513.3343.333.253.3326.0050.00
2015San Francisco GiantsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2656111001000100001.167.167.333.500216.200.166.1670.0016.670.000.000.00100.00
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs412331005101500000.250.308.333.6414113.429.083.2507.6938.465.000.000.0033.33
Cape Cod League Totals - 1 yrs4014729356041485243920311.238.347.361.7085310176.290.123.30613.6422.161.632.2736.7528.57
MLB Spring Training Totals - 6 yrs7010820286542430233421202.259.393.519.9125615136.333.260.50016.9125.001.482.9427.0053.57

Awards [4]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1993Pioneer League All-Star (P)1
2009Pac-10 Conference All-Conference (OF)1
2010Baseball America Minor League 2nd All-Star Team (OF) ... Minor League High-A All-Star Team (OF)2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
2015-07-17cfFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Giants  
2015-06-16cfSan Francisco GiantsSacramento (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled listTeam Roster on 2015-06-16
2015-05-30cfSan Francisco GiantsSacramento (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 InjuredTeam Roster on 2015-05-30
2015-05-07cfSan Francisco GiantsSacramento (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled listTeam Roster on 2015-05-07
2015-04-29cfSan Francisco GiantsSacramento (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 InjuredTeam Roster on 2015-04-29
2015-04-09cfSan Francisco GiantsSacramento (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Sacramento (AAA)Team Roster on 2015-04-09
2014-12-12cfSan Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)-Minors--Drafted from Diamondbacks by Giants in AAA rule 5 DraftTeam Roster on 2014-12-12
2014-10-09cfArizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minorsTeam Roster on 2014-10-09
2014-09-12cfArizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Reno (AAA)Team Roster on 2014-09-12
2014-08-17cfArizona DiamondbacksReno (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Reno (AAA)Team Roster on 2014-08-17
2014-08-15cfArizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)YMinorsTradedTraded from Cubs to Diamondbacks for Blake CooperTeam Roster on 2014-08-15
2014-05-03cfChicago CubsIowa (AAA)YMinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled listTeam Roster on 2014-05-03
2014-04-21cfChicago CubsIowa (AAA)YDL-7InjuredDL7 InjuredTeam Roster on 2014-04-21
2014-03-19cfChicago CubsIowa (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Iowa (AAA)Team Roster on 2014-03-19
2013-07-29cfChicago CubsTennessee (AA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Tennessee (AA)Team Roster on 2013-07-29
2013-07-25cfChicago CubsArizona Cubs (Rk)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Arizona Cubs (Rk)Team Roster on 2013-07-25
2013-06-23cfChicago CubsIowa (AAA)YDL-7InjuredDL7 Right calf strainTeam Roster on 2013-06-23
2013-05-10cfChicago CubsIowa (AAA)YMinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DLTeam Roster on 2013-05-10
2013-05-05cfChicago CubsIowa (AAA)YDL-7InjuredDL7 Turf toeTeam Roster on 2013-05-05
2013-03-31cfChicago CubsIowa (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Iowa (AAA)Team Roster on 2013-03-31
2013-03-05cfChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0.492m)Team Roster on 2013-03-05
2012-08-05cfChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from Iowa (AAA)Team Roster on 2012-08-05
2012-06-09CFChicago CubsIowa (AAA)-Minors--Team Roster on 2012-06-09
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
2009-08-17ContractSigned by Cubs 
2000-07-07Released by Reds 
2000-01-10ContractSigned by Reds 
1999-12-23Contractre-signed by Reds 
1999-10-15Free AgentGranted free agency 
1998-11-18Contractre-signed by Reds 
1998-10-16Free AgentGranted free agency 
1992-06-14Contractsigned 
* 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
2009Chicago Cubs-20972,000-------972,000Signing Bonus out of 2009 Draft (1st round - 31st overall)
2012Chicago CubsTeam Payroll23480,000-76031-2,954,887480,0001,452,000
2014Arizona DiamondbacksTeam Payroll25500,0000.07779431-3,256,497500,0001,952,000
* 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