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Josh SharplessTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 2003-2009 MLB Years: 2006-2007
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PositionsP-213Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJoshua David Sharpless
Height6-6Weight230BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJanuary 26,1981 [37.119]PlaceBeaver,Pennsylvania
High SchoolFreedom Area (Freedom,PA)
CollegeAllegheny College (Meaville,PA)

DraftedSelected by the Pittsburgh Pirates [Team Picks] in the 24th round (705th overall) of the 2003 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsJon Mercurio
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2007-PIT-#5
MLB DebutAugust 1,2006 [25.187]
OrganizationsPIT [5] SFN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID37915Retrosheet IDsharj001MLBAM ID457465
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts87Walks17Hittable79SO/BB45vsPower79Hitting0Durability54Team.491Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2003Williamsport CrosscuttersNYPLA-pit35Rel22112.5922022009531.01999217450001.155.460.574.8812.932.65.500-
2004Hickory CrawdadsSALApit-Rel23623.03440440021574.04228254551098001.305.090.486.6613.201.98.750-
2005Lynchburg HillcatsCaroA+pit38Rel24300.0017017009527.0710011460000.672.33--3.6715.334.181.000-
2005Altoona CurveEastAApit26Rel24102.8970700209.063303131000.965.79--2.8912.544.331.000-
2005Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel0400.74240240011536.01343014591000.743.22--3.4714.614.211.000-
2006Altoona CurveEastAApit38Rel25200.86140140011821.082209300000.813.43--3.8612.863.331.000-
2006Indianapolis IndiansILAAApit48Rel25112.4523023009133.032119115303001.428.730.274.098.182.00.500-
2006Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel0311.83370370020954.0401311124603001.196.670.174.0010.002.50.750-
2006Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit44Rel25001.5014014003012.072201172001.505.25--8.255.250.64-4.73
2007Indianapolis IndiansILAAApit38Rel26154.34430430017364.06136311039699001.558.531.405.469.651.77.167-
2007Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit44Rel260112.4660600204.07663110001.8514.546.232.082.081.00.00012.47
2008Connecticut DefendersEastAAsfn50Rel27113.5124024008033.0231713329304001.566.210.817.838.101.03.500-
2009York RevolutionAtlInd--Rel28117.8515015004018.0251716117175002.2912.270.498.358.351.00.500-
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter014.4120020005016.0148831282001.597.711.656.614.410.67.0003.61
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter16102.821940194008627292.2198107922017837225001.286.070.615.4611.402.09.615-
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter263.70660660026497.093474011549912001.518.601.024.999.151.83.250-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter412.54450450021863.2372218341735001.235.230.425.8010.321.78.800-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter300.0017017009527.0710011460000.672.33--3.6715.334.181.000-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter623.03440440021574.04228254551098001.305.090.486.6613.201.98.750-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter112.5922022009531.01999217450001.155.460.574.8812.932.65.500-
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter117.8515015004018.0251716117175002.2912.270.498.358.351.00.500-
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter014.4120020005016.0148831282001.597.711.656.614.410.67.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings0134.41269026900670220.01891081084016210827001.597.711.656.614.410.67.0003.61
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings1272.821450145006420220.014880691513327919001.286.070.615.4611.402.09.632-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006Indianapolis IndiansILAAApit4825233000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2007Indianapolis IndiansILAAApit3826431000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2008Connecticut DefendersEastAAsfn5027242000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter906000000000300000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter664000000000200000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter242000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games16211000000000500000.000.000.000.0000011.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2003Williamsport Crosscutters NYPLA-pit22P22--111-32.6670.09------22100.028.9
2004Hickory Crawdads SALApit23P43--43--771.0000.16------4497.730.7
2005Lynchburg Hillcats CaroA+pit24P17---1--111.0000.06------17100.012.1
2005Altoona Curve EastAApit24P7---1--111.0000.14------7100.04.9
2006Altoona Curve EastAApit25P14---2--221.0000.14------14100.010.1
2006Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit25P23--22--441.0000.17------23100.016.2
2006Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25P14-1221--331.0000.210.25-----14100.08.6
2007Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit26P43--32--551.0000.12------43100.030.1
2007Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26P6-41---111.0000.170.25-----6100.03.7
2008Connecticut Defenders EastAAsfn27P24--421276.8570.25------24100.017.0
MLB Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P20-1631--441.0000.200.25-----200.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P66--54--991.0000.14------660.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P45--4512109.9000.20------450.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P17---1--111.0000.06------170.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P43--43--771.0000.16------430.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P22--111-32.6670.09------220.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2003Williamsport Crosscutters NYPLA-pit2222----------
2004Hickory Crawdads SALApit2343----------
2005Lynchburg Hillcats CaroA+pit2417----------
2005Altoona Curve EastAApit247----------
2006Altoona Curve EastAApit2514----------
2006Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit2523----------
2006Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2514----------
2007Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit2643----------
2007Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit266----------
2008Connecticut Defenders EastAAsfn2724----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2006Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB25000.0030300003.0200001000.676.000.000.003.0000.00.000
2007Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB26002.0880800228.2522176001.465.191.047.276.230.862.08.000
2008Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB270013.5020200001.1522010005.4533.760.006.750.000.0013.50.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 3 yrs002.7713013002213.01244187001.548.310.695.544.850.882.77.000

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2006-09-01InjuredActivated from DL 
2006-08-11InjuredDisabled -- - 
2003-06-05Contractsigned 
* 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
2006Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll25327,000-74242-2,365,072327,000327,000
2007Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll26380,000-73741-2,459,737380,000707,000
* 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