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Jim MillerTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2016 MLB Years: 2008-2014
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Drafted
Arizona Fall League

PositionsP-549, OF-1Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJames Matthew Miller
Height6-1Weight200BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateApril 28,1982 [36.113]PlaceNorth Fort Myers,Florida
High SchoolNorth Fort Myers (Fort Myers,FL)
CollegeUniversity of Louisiana-Monroe (Monroe,LA), Mars Hill College (Mars Hill,NC)

DraftedSelected by the Colorado Rockies [Team Picks] in the 8th round (230th overall) of the 2004 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$12,000Signing ScoutsDamon IannelliService Time1.031 (2016)
MLB DebutSeptember 1,2008 [26.126]
OrganizationsBAL [4] COL [4] NYA [2] MIL [1] OAK [1] TBA [1] Awards2
TBC Player ID41740Retrosheet IDmillj005MLBAM ID461848
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (55.76%) -- Slider (22.59%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (10.97%) -- Curveball (10.12%) -- Cutter (0.37%) -- Changeup (0.19%)
Fastball Velocity [2014] - 92.47 - [2013] - 91.83 - [2012] - 92.92 - [2011] - 92.77
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts78Walks57Hittable62SO/BB70vsPower62Hitting0Durability59Team.501Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2001Mars Hill CollegeCollegeNCAAFrS/R19255.801192100054.0694235919375101.6211.431.493.156.131.95.286-
2002Mars Hill CollegeCollegeNCAASoS/R20266.8718126100174.27761571242576101.599.281.455.066.871.36.250-
2003Louisiana-MonroeSthlandNCAA-1Jr31Rel21104.5020119000136.0271818033384001.676.75--8.259.501.151.000-
2004Louisiana-MonroeSthlandNCAA-1Sr-Rel22323.8626026000732.2311614216425001.448.540.554.4111.572.63.600-
2004Tri-City Dust DevilsNwstA-col25R/CL22110.973403400321737.02164111651000.865.110.242.6815.815.91.500-
2005Modesto NutsCalifA+col-R/CL23133.784804800442547.2392220317683001.177.360.573.2112.844.00.250-
2005Tulsa DrillersTexAAcol37Rel23110.60160160013915.065128192000.933.601.204.8011.402.38.500-
2005Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--CL0243.026406400573462.2452721525875001.126.460.723.5912.493.48.333-
2006Tulsa DrillersTexAAcol25R/CL24033.864504500271244.05023191014411101.4410.152.032.848.322.93.000-
2007Bowie BaysoxEastAAbal37Rel25232.79300300013438.2261312025493001.326.05--5.8211.411.96.400-
2007Norfolk TidesILAAAbal-Rel25124.23220220013327.2251313316302001.488.130.985.209.761.88.333-
2007Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel0353.39520520026765.0512625341795001.396.920.415.5610.721.93.375-
2008Bowie BaysoxEastAAbal-Rel26013.46707002013.0115515170001.237.620.693.4611.773.40.000-
2008Norfolk TidesILAAAbal25R/CL26353.094904900291067.0502623422791101.076.720.542.9610.613.59.375-
2008Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--R/CL0363.155605600311080.0613128527961101.106.860.563.0410.803.56.333-
2008Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal25Rel26021.1780800517.29310581011.8310.57--5.879.391.60.0003.39
2009Norfolk TidesILAAAbal25R/CL27442.645405400391764.2642019319590001.288.910.422.648.213.11.500-
2010Norfolk TidesILAAAbal25Rel28104.84330330011057.2603331918533001.359.361.402.818.272.941.000-
2011Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol45R/CL29855.256506500512472.0934842721733001.5811.630.882.639.133.48.615-
2011Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol50Rel29002.5760600407.03220450001.003.86--5.146.431.25-3.31
2012Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAoak45Rel30032.7916016009619.0156604210000.986.98--1.869.785.25.000-
2012Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak53Rel30212.59330330018048.2391514627441031.367.211.114.998.141.63.6674.74
2013Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RaiILAAAnya43Rel31353.55431420021663.0552725825921001.267.821.143.5513.073.68.375-
2013New York YankeesALMLBnya34Rel310020.2510100001.03331100003.0020.256.756.75--0.00-15.05
2014Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RaiILAAAnya45Rel32643.30360360016257.0562421320602001.338.790.473.149.423.00.600-
2014New York YankeesALMLBnya53Rel320020.2520200102.27663220003.3723.6210.126.756.751.00-18.51
2015Durham BullsILAAAtba27Rel33432.91440440020474.07028241012656101.108.481.211.457.875.42.571-
2016Somerset PatriotsAtlInd-Rel34100.0026026002025.082002242000.402.88--0.728.6412.001.000-
2016Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAmil27Rel34107.4111011001017.0201614311192001.8210.591.595.8210.061.731.000-
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter233.48500500028165.06129261039592041.498.151.345.217.891.51.4002.09
Minor League Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter36433.51553155200341139712.06613152796724881030301.278.310.843.1210.183.27.456-
AAA Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter31313.7737313720021072518.05082412185016855120201.308.790.862.919.533.28.500-
AA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter383.0098098005525110.193463713521266101.317.541.054.2210.222.42.273-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter133.784804800442547.2392220317683001.177.360.573.2112.844.00.250-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter110.973403400321737.02164111651000.865.110.242.6815.815.91.500-
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter100.0026026002025.082002242000.402.88--0.728.6412.001.000-
NCAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter8135.657522532009196.22041371242311017420201.599.291.055.017.921.58.381-
Oakland Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter212.59330330018048.2391514627441031.367.211.114.998.141.63.667-
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter021.1780800517.29310581011.8310.57--5.879.391.60.000-
Colorado Rockies Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter002.5760600407.03220450001.003.86--5.146.431.25--
New York Yankees Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter0020.2530300103.110994320003.2522.509.006.754.500.67--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings7103.48163016300913220.019995853312719370131.498.151.345.217.891.51.4122.09
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings11133.5117001700010543220.0203978621762499101.278.310.843.1210.183.27.458-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2004Tri-City Dust DevilsNwstA-col25p22353000000000010000.000.250.000.250004.000.000.000.1840.000.000.000.000.000.00
2005Tulsa DrillersTexAAcol37p2361000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2011Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol45p29332000000000101000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2016Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAmil27p3450000000001000000.0001.000.0001.000001.000.000.000.691100.000.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter796000000001211000.000.250.000.250009.000.000.167.00011.1122.222.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter382000000001101000.000.333.000.333004.000.000.500.00025.0025.001.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter61000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter353000000000010000.000.250.000.250004.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games16212000000002422000.000.250.000.2500018.000.000.167.00011.1122.222.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2004Tri-City Dust Devils NwstA-col22P34--12-1331.0000.09------3597.144.7
2004Tri-City Dust Devils NwstA-col22OF1--3---331.0003.00------352.91.3
2005Modesto Nuts CalifA+col23P48--11--221.0000.04------48100.034.5
2005Tulsa Drillers TexAAcol23P16--1---111.0000.06------16100.011.4
2006Tulsa Drillers TexAAcol24P45--17--881.0000.18------45100.032.4
2007Bowie Baysox EastAAbal25P30--41--551.0000.17------30100.021.4
2007Norfolk Tides ILAAAbal25P22--21--331.0000.14------22100.015.4
2008Bowie Baysox EastAAbal26P7---2--221.0000.29------7100.04.9
2008Norfolk Tides ILAAAbal26P49--381-1211.9170.22------49100.034.5
2008Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal26P8-72-2-42.5000.250.29-----8100.05.0
2010Norfolk Tides ILAAAbal28P33--38411511.7330.33------33100.022.9
2011Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol29P65--610--16161.0000.25------65100.045.1
2011Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol29P6-7-------------6100.03.7
2012Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak30P16--11--221.0000.13------16100.011.1
2012Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak30P33-4854-1991.0000.270.1910-100.0-33100.025.0
2013Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders ILAAAnya31P43--51--661.0000.14------43100.029.9
2013New York YankeesALMLBnya31P1-1-------------1100.00.6
2014Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders ILAAAnya32P36--43--771.0000.19------36100.025.0
2014New York YankeesALMLBnya32P2-2--------1-100.0-2100.01.2
2015Durham Bulls ILAAAtba33P44--371-1110.9090.23------44100.030.6
2016Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAmil34P11---41154.8000.36------11100.08.0
MLB Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P50-6574211311.8460.220.1711-100.0-500.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 9 season(s)-   P319--2743727770.9090.22------3190.00.0
AA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P98--610--16161.0000.16------980.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P48--11--221.0000.04------480.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P34--12-1331.0000.09------340.00.0
A- Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1--3---331.0003.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2004Tri-City Dust Devils NwstA-col2234--------1-
2005Modesto Nuts CalifA+col2348----------
2005Tulsa Drillers TexAAcol2316----------
2006Tulsa Drillers TexAAcol2445----------
2007Bowie Baysox EastAAbal2530----------
2007Norfolk Tides ILAAAbal2522----------
2008Bowie Baysox EastAAbal267----------
2008Norfolk Tides ILAAAbal2649----------
2008Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal268----------
2010Norfolk Tides ILAAAbal2833----------
2011Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol2965----------
2011Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol296----------
2012Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak3016----------
2012Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak3033----------
2013Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders ILAAAnya3143----------
2013New York YankeesALMLBnya311----------
2014Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders ILAAAnya3236----------
2014New York YankeesALMLBnya322----------
2015Durham Bulls ILAAAtba3344----------
2016Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAmil3411----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2005Peoria JavelinasArizona Fall LgMinor23315.14160160012214.0231480515002.0014.790.003.219.643.009.00.750
2006Surprise RaftersArizona Fall LgMinor24117.2015015003015.0171212168001.5310.200.603.604.801.337.20.500
2006Colorado RockiesMLB Spring TrainingMLB24009.0010100101.0211011003.0018.000.009.009.001.009.00.000
2007Baltimore OriolesMLB Spring TrainingMLB25000.0010100001.0000002000.000.000.000.0018.0000.00.000
2009Baltimore OriolesMLB Spring TrainingMLB27000.0001-100112.0400000002.0018.000.000.000.0000.00.000
2011Colorado RockiesMLB Spring TrainingMLB29000.0020200212.0100001000.504.500.000.004.5000.00.000
2012Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB30004.9140400003.2332055102.507.360.0012.2712.271.007.36.000
2013New York YankeesMLB Spring TrainingMLB31101.74909006010.1622077001.295.230.006.106.101.001.741.000
2014New York YankeesMLB Spring TrainingMLB32101.0480800518.2611014000.856.230.001.044.154.001.041.000
2015Tampa Bay RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB33000.0041300006.0400022101.006.000.003.003.001.000.00.000
2016Milwaukee BrewersMLB Spring TrainingMLB340016.2040400213.1666301001.9416.208.100.002.70016.20.000
Arizona Fall League Totals - 2 yrs426.21310310015229.040262011123001.7612.410.313.417.142.098.07.667
MLB Spring Training Totals - 9 yrs202.84332310017438.032131231623201.267.580.713.795.451.443.081.000

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2004Minor League Short-Season All-Star Team (RP) ... Northwest League All-Star Team (RP)2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2017-03-24PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Twins34.330  
2017-01-03PMinnesota TwinsMinnesota Twins (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract34.250Team Roster on 2017-01-03
2016-05-26PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Brewers34.028  
2016-05-11PMilwaukee BrewersHelena (Rk)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Helena (Rk)34.013Team Roster on 2016-05-11
2016-04-07PMilwaukee BrewersColorado Springs (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Colorado Springs (AAA)33.344Team Roster on 2016-04-07
2015-11-22PMilwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract33.208Team Roster on 2015-11-22
2015-11-18PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency33.204  
2015-09-06PTampa Bay RaysDurham (AAA)-Restricted--Placed on temporary inactive list33.131Team Roster on 2015-09-06
2015-05-23PTampa Bay RaysDurham (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Durham (AAA)33.025Team Roster on 2015-05-23
2015-05-21PTampa Bay RaysHudson Valley (A-)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Hudson Valley (A-)33.023Team Roster on 2015-05-21
2015-04-09PTampa Bay RaysDurham (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Durham (AAA)32.346Team Roster on 2015-04-09
2015-03-06PTampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract32.312Team Roster on 2015-03-06
2014-08-24PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Yankees32.118  
2014-07-17PNew York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)32.080Team Roster on 2014-07-17
2014-07-13PNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors32.076Team Roster on 2014-07-13
2014-07-11PNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment32.074Team Roster on 2014-07-11
2014-07-01PNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors32.064Team Roster on 2014-07-01
2014-04-12PNew York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)31.349Team Roster on 2014-04-12
2013-11-15PNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract31.201Team Roster on 2013-11-15
2013-10-04PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentElected Free Agency31.159  
2013-09-16PNew York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)31.141Team Roster on 2013-09-16
2013-09-11PNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment31.136Team Roster on 2013-09-11
2013-09-07PNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)31.132Team Roster on 2013-09-07
2013-04-06PNew York YankeesScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)30.343Team Roster on 2013-04-06
2012-12-21PNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors30.237Team Roster on 2012-12-21
2012-12-19PNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for assignment30.235Team Roster on 2012-12-19
2012-11-30PNew York YankeesNew York Yankees (MLB)YActive--Claimed off waivers from Athletics by Yankees30.216Team Roster on 2012-11-30
2012-11-20POakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for assignment30.206Team Roster on 2012-11-20
2012-09-05RPOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Sacramento (AAA)30.130Team Roster on 2012-09-05
2012-08-31RPOakland AthleticsSacramento (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Sacramento (AAA)30.125Team Roster on 2012-08-31
2012-08-24RPOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Sacramento (AAA)30.118Team Roster on 2012-08-24
2012-08-04RPOakland AthleticsSacramento (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Sacramento (AAA)30.098Team Roster on 2012-08-04
2012-07-16RPOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from Paternity List30.079Team Roster on 2012-07-16
2012-07-13RPOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YPaternityOff-RosterPlaced on Paternity Leave List30.076Team Roster on 2012-07-13
2012-05-20RPOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Sacramento (AAA)30.022Team Roster on 2012-05-20
2012-05-12POakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Sacramento (AAA)30.014Team Roster on 2012-05-12
2012-05-07POakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YActive--30.009Team Roster on 2012-05-07
2012-04-25POakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from Sacramento (AAA)29.362Team Roster on 2012-04-25
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-11-11ContractSigned by Athletics 
2007-01-12TradeTraded by Rockies with Jason Burch to Orioles for Rodrigo Lopez 
2004-06-16Contractsigned 
* 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
2004Colorado Rockies-2212,000-------12,000Signing Bonus out of 2004 Draft (8th round - 230th overall)
2008Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll26390,000-75342-2,696,252390,000402,000
2011Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll29414,000-78943-2,722,607414,000816,000
2012Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll30480,000-76034-2,954,887480,0001,296,000
2013New York YankeesTeam Payroll31490,000-77542-3,023,990490,0001,786,000
2014New York YankeesTeam Payroll32500,000-79444-3,256,497500,0002,286,0002013-11-15 - Signed to Minor League Contract
* 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