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Jeff TamTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1993-2008 MLB Years: 1998-2003
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PositionsP-547Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJeffery Eugene Tam
Height6-1Weight202BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 19,1970 [47.249]PlaceFullerton,California
High SchoolEau Gallie (Melbourne,FL)
CollegeFlorida State University (Tallahassee,FL), Palm Beach Atlantic University (West Palm Beach,FL), Brevard College (Brevard,NC)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1993 by the New York Mets.
MLB DebutJune 30,1998 [27.315]
OrganizationsNYN [7] OAK [3] CLE [1] TOR [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID413Retrosheet IDtam-j001MLBAM ID134641
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts32Walks79Hittable52SO/BB67vsPower52Hitting2Durability70Team.534Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1993Florida State UniversityACCNCAA-1Rel22024.0322022000129.0241413416296001.387.451.244.979.001.81.000-
1993Pittsfield MetsNYPLA-nyn15Rel22333.35211200013040.050211507311001.4111.16--1.566.924.43.500-
1994Columbia BombersSALAnyn-R/CL23111.292602600261828.02314406220201.047.39--1.937.073.67.500-
1994St. Lucie MetsFSLA+nyn-R/CL23000.002402400221626.2130006151200.714.39--2.025.062.50--
1994Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn-Rel23008.1040400106.29660570002.1012.15--6.759.451.40--
1994Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorAAA--CL0111.475405400493460.0452010017441401.016.60--2.496.462.59.500-
1995Gulf Coast MetsGCLRknyn-S/R24003.0021100003.02110121001.006.00--3.006.002.00--
1995Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn-Rel24024.5014014007318.0201191493001.3310.000.502.004.502.25.000-
1995Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--Rel0024.2916115007321.022121015114001.299.430.432.144.712.20.000-
1996Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn-Rel25622.44490490018262.2511917616482401.077.320.862.306.893.00.750-
1997Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn-S/R26754.6740112900156111.21377258914675001.3511.040.731.135.404.79.583-
1998Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn-R/CL27331.834504500241164.042141336540000.755.910.420.847.599.00.500-
1998New York MetsNLMLBnyn36,38Rel27116.2815015005014.01310102480021.198.161.262.515.022.00.5005.09
1999St. Lucie MetsFSLA+nyn-Rel28003.3720200002.24110030001.5013.50----10.120.00--
1999Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn-Rel28013.1016016009320.0247713100101.3310.620.441.334.433.33.000-
1999Buffalo BisonsILAAAcle-Rel28222.0816016003026.0239628130001.197.960.692.774.501.63.500-
1999Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorAAA--Rel0232.57340340012348.1511714311260101.279.370.552.024.782.36.400-
1999New York MetsNLMLBnyn38Rel28003.18909003011.06443380000.794.762.382.386.352.67-5.96
1999Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle46Rel280081.0010100000.02330100009.0054.00--27.00--0.00-12.13
2000Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak29Rel29332.63720720023385.2863025323463011.279.040.322.424.832.00.5003.36
2001Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak29Rel30243.01700700015374.2682725329440031.308.200.363.505.301.52.3333.68
2002Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAoak-Rel31135.5920020006229.031201825261001.249.620.621.558.075.20.250-
2002Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak29Rel31125.13400400014040.0562623213143021.7112.500.452.903.121.08.3334.03
2003Syracuse SkyChiefsILAAAtor35Rel32101.53170170010417.2163313111001.088.150.511.535.603.671.000-
2003Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor33Rel32045.6444044009144.2583028525262011.8611.691.015.045.241.04.0005.07
2007nullInd--Rel36017.0713112000014.023121121121001.7114.791.290.647.7112.00.000-
2008Bridgeport BluefishAtlInd-24Rel37343.2546046009044.041191649283001.138.320.811.835.683.11.429-
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter7143.91251025100697269.028913011818981468091.439.590.603.254.841.49.3330.97
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter24223.11296132830015465453.2445198158258431815901.168.770.491.666.273.79.522-
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter14143.5215411143006726267.227312510518391817101.169.150.601.316.064.64.500-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter643.30670670026586.0803632725645401.208.240.722.586.602.56.600-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter000.312602600221628.0171106181200.785.22--1.845.523.00--
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter111.292602600261828.02314406220201.047.39--1.937.073.67.500-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter333.35211200013040.050211507311001.4111.16--1.566.924.43.500-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter003.0021100003.02110121001.006.00--3.006.002.00--
Ind Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter354.1759158009058.0643127610404001.279.870.931.546.174.00.375-
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter024.0322022000129.0241413416296001.387.451.244.979.001.81.000-
Oakland Athletics Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter693.27182018200526199.221083738651046061.379.420.362.924.661.60.400-
Toronto Blue Jays Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter045.6444044009144.2583028525262011.8611.691.015.045.241.04.000-
New York Mets Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter114.9124024008025.219141457160021.016.661.752.455.612.29.500-
Cleveland Indians Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0081.0010100000.02330100009.0054.00--27.00--0.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings6113.91204020400566220.02341059615791186071.439.590.603.254.841.49.3530.97
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings12113.111436137007431220.0214957612401537401.168.770.491.666.273.79.522-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1995Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn-p24141000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1996Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn-p254910100000000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.000.9010.000.000.000.000.000.00
1997Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn-p264012011000000501000.083.083.167.2502113.143.084.083.1050.0038.460.000.000.00100.00
1998Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn-p27452000000000101000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1998New York MetsNLMLBnyn36,38p27131000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1999Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn-p28162110000000000001.500.500.5001.000102.500.000.000.4510.000.000.000.000.000.00
2003Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor33p32510110010000000001.0001.0002.0003.0002111.0001.0001.0001.2490.000.000.000.000.00100.00
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter182011001000000000.500.5001.0001.500212.500.500.500.0000.000.000.000.000.00100.00
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter16418131000000702001.167.167.222.3894120.273.055.056.0000.0035.000.000.000.0033.33
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter10116121000000602001.125.125.188.3133118.200.063.063.0000.0033.330.000.000.0050.00
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter632010000000100000.500.500.5001.0001021.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
Toronto Blue Jays Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter510110010000000001.0001.0002.0003.0002111.0001.0001.000.0000.000.000.000.000.00100.00
New York Mets Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter131000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16218099009000000000.500.5001.0001.50018918.500.500.500.0000.000.000.000.000.00100.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games16218131000000702001.167.167.222.3894120.273.055.056.0000.0035.000.000.000.0033.33

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1993Pittsfield Mets NYPLA-nyn22P21--241176.8570.29------21100.028.0
1994Columbia Bombers SALAnyn23P26--57-112121.0000.46------26100.019.3
1994St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn23P24--31--441.0000.17------24100.017.6
1994Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn23P4---11-21.5000.25------4100.02.8
1995Gulf Coast Mets GCLRknyn24P2---2--221.0001.00------2100.03.5
1995Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn24P14--35--881.0000.57------14100.09.9
1996Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn25P49--711--18181.0000.37------49100.034.5
1997Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn26P40--518242523.9200.58------40100.028.2
1998Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn27P45--1161-1817.9440.38------45100.031.7
1998New York MetsNLMLBnyn27P15-1431--441.0000.270.29-----15100.09.3
1999St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn28P2---------------2100.01.4
1999Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle28P16--331-76.8570.38------16100.011.1
1999Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn28P16--13--441.0000.25------16100.011.4
1999New York MetsNLMLBnyn28P9-1131--441.0000.440.36-----9100.05.5
1999Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle28P1---1--111.0001.00------1100.00.6
2000Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak29P72-85316132019.9500.260.22-----72100.044.7
2001Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak30P70-74311-114141.0000.200.19-----70100.043.2
2002Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak31P20--45--991.0000.45------20100.013.9
2002Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak31P40-4098-117171.0000.430.43-----40100.024.7
2003Syracuse SkyChiefs ILAAAtor32P17--13--441.0000.24------17100.012.1
2003Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor32P44-4438131211.9170.250.25-----44100.027.2
MLB Totals for P - 6 season(s)-   P251-2682446287270.9720.280.26-----2510.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P154--1548446763.9400.41------1540.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P67--10171-2827.9640.40------670.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P26--31--441.0000.15------260.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P26--57-112121.0000.46------260.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P21--241176.8570.29------210.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P2---2--221.0001.00------20.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1993Pittsfield Mets NYPLA-nyn2221----------
1994Columbia Bombers SALAnyn2326----------
1994St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn2324----------
1994Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn234----------
1995Gulf Coast Mets GCLRknyn242----------
1995Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn2414----------
1996Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn2549----------
1997Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn2640----------
1998Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn2745----------
1998New York MetsNLMLBnyn2715----------
1999St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn282----------
1999Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle2816----------
1999Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn2816----------
1999New York MetsNLMLBnyn289----------
1999Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle281----------
2000Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak2972----------
2001Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak3070----------
2002Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak3120----------
2002Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak3140----------
2003Syracuse SkyChiefs ILAAAtor3217----------
2003Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor3244----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2000Oakland AthleticsDiv SeriesMLB29000.003002.0301102.0013.500.004.504.501.000.00.000
2001Oakland AthleticsDiv SeriesMLB300018.001001.0320003.0027.000.000.000.0000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 2 yrs006.0040400003.0602011002.3318.000.003.003.001.000.00.000

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2015Eastern Florida State CollegeNCAANCAACollege-44Manager271611.593--0 
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2003-12-22ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rockies. 
2003-09-05Released by Blue Jays. 
2002-11-01ContractSigned as Free Agent by Blue Jays. 
2002-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1999-11-23ContractSigned as Free Agent by Athletics. 
1999-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1999-08-11Claimed on waivers by Mets from Indians. 
1999-06-18Claimed on waivers by Indians from Mets. 
1993-06-27ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Mets. 
* 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
1998New York MetsTeam Payroll27170,000-81238-1,276,192170,000170,000
1999Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll28207,500-75336171,454,491200,000377,500
1999New York MetsTeam Payroll28207,500-75332171,454,491200,000377,500
2000Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll29240,000-64120291,394,248200,000617,500
2001Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll30350,000-54317401,897,758200,000967,500
2002Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll31700,000-44520512,011,045200,0001,667,500
2003Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll32600,000-43915462,163,527300,0002,267,500
* 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