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Chuck JamesTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2012 MLB Years: 2005-2011
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Rated Prospect

PositionsP-244Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameCharles Hamilton James
Height6-0Weight170BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateNovember 9,1981 [36.163]PlaceAtlanta,Georgia
High SchoolMableton Christian Academy (Mableton,GA)
CollegeChattahoochee Valley Community College (Phenix City,AL)

DraftedSelected by the Atlanta Braves [Team Picks] in the 20th round (605th overall) of the 2002 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsAl GoetzService Time2.132 (2011)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2006-MLB-#98 ... 2006-ATL-#7
MLB DebutSeptember 28,2005 [23.323]
OrganizationsATL [6] MIN [1] NYN [1] WAS [1] Awards5
TBC Player ID43703Retrosheet IDjamec002MLBAM ID460580
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (63.94%) -- Changeup (22.60%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (7.21%) -- Slider (6.25%)
Fastball Velocity [2011] - 88.07
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts70Walks55Hittable75SO/BB66vsPower75Hitting10Durability53Team.460Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2003Danville BravesAppRkatl-ST21211.2511110000050.02697119682000.894.650.183.4012.163.58.667-
2004Rome BravesSALAatl6S/R221052.24262241020132.29241336481563001.066.240.413.2610.583.25.667-
2005Myrtle Beach PelicansCaroA+atl-ST23331.08770000041.2206518592000.674.320.221.7312.747.38.500-
2005Mississippi BravesSouAAatl10ST23912.0916160000086.06225204181044000.936.490.421.8810.885.78.900-
2005Richmond BravesILAAAatl-ST23133.48660000033.2211313410302000.925.611.072.678.023.00.250-
2005Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor--ST01372.12292900000160.010344389361938000.865.750.502.0110.775.36.650-
2005Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl36Rel23001.5920200005.24110351001.246.35--4.767.941.67-2.84
2006Rome BravesSALAatl-ST24000.0011000001.0000001000--------9.000.00--
2006Richmond BravesILAAAatl-ST24102.67761000033.230101036251001.078.020.801.606.684.171.000-
2006Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0102.60871000034.230101036261001.047.790.781.566.754.331.000-
2006Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl43S/R241143.78251870000119.010154502047912061.247.641.513.556.881.94.7335.14
2007Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl36ST2511104.24303000000161.0164777632581161111.389.151.793.246.472.00.5245.48
2008Richmond BravesILAAAatl29ST26552.9216151001086.0763428539743001.337.920.524.077.711.90.500-
2008Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl36ST26259.10770000029.23630301020221131.8910.923.036.076.671.10.2868.36
2010Harrisburg SenatorsEastAAwas23Rel28801.5921219004245.0288827503000.775.560.401.399.937.141.000-
2010Syracuse ChiefsILAAAwas5ST28213.92550000020.22311934190001.3110.021.311.748.274.75.667-
2010Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--S/R01012.3226719004265.1511917511693000.946.950.681.509.416.27.909-
2011Rochester Red WingsILAAAmin10Rel29322.30380380014162.2491616427676001.217.040.573.889.622.48.600-
2011Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin44Rel29006.10808003010.012771480201.5510.450.873.486.972.00-3.90
2012Buffalo BisonsILAAAnyn23Rel30014.5718018004021.219111129221001.297.890.833.749.142.44.000-
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter24194.537255170030324.03171691646313224254101.388.751.743.646.681.83.5582.33
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter44222.34172918110253611.24461841603519567527001.046.520.512.859.873.46.667-
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter12123.0390325800191256.22189587219523713001.217.590.733.318.252.49.500-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1711.923718190042131.09033286251547000.886.170.411.7110.556.16.944-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter331.08770000041.2206518592000.674.320.221.7312.747.38.500-
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1052.22272341020133.29241336481573001.056.190.403.2310.573.27.667-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter211.2511110000050.02697119682000.894.650.183.4012.163.58.667-
NCAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter00--00000000.0000000000----------0.00--
Atlanta Braves Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter24194.48645590000314.23051621576212823452101.378.701.773.656.671.83.558-
Minnesota Twins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter006.10808003010.012771480201.5510.450.873.486.972.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings16134.534937120020220.021411411143891633371.388.751.743.646.681.83.5522.33
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings1682.346133280091220.01596657137024110001.046.520.512.859.873.46.667-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2005Mississippi BravesSouAAatl10p2312203500020021003000.250.318.250.5685025.500.000.100.2668.0040.005.000.000.000.00
2005Richmond BravesILAAAatl-p2323000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2005Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         14233500020021103000.217.280.217.4975028.417.000.087.2347.1439.295.500.000.000.00
2005Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl36p23210100010000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.000.8900.000.000.000.000.000.00
2006Richmond BravesILAAAatl-2471000000000001000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2006Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl43p2424352100000011404001.029.056.029.0851040.048.000.029.0442.5035.0014.000.000.000.00
2007Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl36p2534533610020021608001.113.145.132.2777163.162.019.057.1303.1725.408.000.000.0016.67
2008Richmond BravesILAAAatl2926169020002000500000.222.222.222.444209.500.000.000.1990.0055.560.000.000.000.00
2008Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl36p2678000000000400000.000.000.000.000008.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2010Harrisburg SenatorsEastAAwas23p2884000000000000000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2012Buffalo BisonsILAAAnyn23p3060000000001000000.0001.000.0001.000001.000.000.000.691100.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter679758100300334012002.082.110.093.20391112.127.011.041.0002.6830.3611.330.000.0012.50
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter51373700040031604000.189.250.189.4397044.333.000.081.0006.8236.365.330.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter3113020002001601000.154.214.154.3682015.286.000.077.0006.6740.006.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter20243500020021003000.208.269.208.4775029.357.000.083.0006.9034.485.000.000.000.00
Atlanta Braves Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter679758100300334012002.082.110.093.20391112.127.011.041.0002.6830.3611.330.000.0012.50
Average MLB - Per 162 games1622351219200700782029005.082.110.093.203222271.127.011.041.0002.6830.3611.330.000.0012.50
Average Minor - Per 162 games162118102200013001051013000.189.250.189.439220140.333.000.081.0006.8236.365.330.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2003Danville Braves AppRkatl21P11--17-1881.0000.73------11100.016.7
2004Rome Braves SALAatl22P26--117-118181.0000.69------26100.018.6
2005Myrtle Beach Pelicans CaroA+atl23P7--14--551.0000.71------7100.05.0
2005Mississippi Braves SouAAatl23P16--210-112121.0000.75------16100.012.1
2005Richmond Braves ILAAAatl23P6--11--221.0000.33------6100.04.2
2005Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl23P2-5-------------2100.01.2
2006Rome Braves SALAatl24P1---------------1100.00.7
2006Richmond Braves ILAAAatl24P7---5--551.0000.71------7100.04.9
2006Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl24P2518119313-116161.0000.640.13-----25100.015.4
2007Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl25P30301617131-2120.9520.670.12-----3488.218.5
2008Richmond Braves ILAAAatl26P16--213--15151.0000.94------16100.011.3
2008Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl26P772913--441.0000.570.14-----7100.04.3
2010Harrisburg Senators EastAAwas28P21--17--881.0000.38------21100.014.8
2010Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAwas28P5---1--111.0000.20------5100.03.5
2011Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin29P38--25--771.0000.18------38100.026.4
2011Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin29P8-10-2--221.0000.250.20-----8100.04.9
2012Buffalo Bisons ILAAAnyn30P18--35--881.0000.44------18100.012.6
MLB Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P72553241131114342.9770.580.13-----720.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 6 season(s)-   P90--830--38381.0000.42------900.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P37--317-120201.0000.54------370.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P7--14--551.0000.71------70.00.0
A Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P27--117-118181.0000.67------270.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P11--17-1881.0000.73------110.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2003Danville Braves AppRkatl2111----------
2004Rome Braves SALAatl2226----------
2005Myrtle Beach Pelicans CaroA+atl237----------
2005Mississippi Braves SouAAatl2316----------
2005Richmond Braves ILAAAatl236----------
2005Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl232----------
2006Rome Braves SALAatl241----------
2006Richmond Braves ILAAAatl247----------
2006Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2425----------
2007Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2530----------
2008Richmond Braves ILAAAatl2616----------
2008Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl267----------
2010Harrisburg Senators EastAAwas2821----------
2010Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAwas285----------
2011Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin2938----------
2011Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin298----------
2012Buffalo Bisons ILAAAnyn3018----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2006Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB24003.52734000015.11566168001.398.800.593.524.701.333.52.000
2007Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB25312.25660000024.0216621215001.387.880.754.505.631.252.25.750
2008Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB26000.0011000002.0100000000.504.500.000.000.0000.00.000
2011Minnesota TwinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB29026.7590900628.0866418201.139.004.501.139.008.006.75.000
2012New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB30007.3650500003.2673040103.1214.730.009.820.000.0017.18.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 5 yrs333.57281018006253.051252172331301.408.661.193.915.261.354.25.500

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2462010000000100000.500.500.5001.0001021.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2007Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2559020002000200000.222.222.222.444209.286.000.0000.0022.220.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 2 yrs1111030002000300000.273.273.273.5463011.375.000.0000.0027.270.000.000.000.00

Awards [5]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2004South Atlantic League All-Star Team (LHP) ... South Atlantic League Most Outstanding Pitcher2
2005Atlanta Braves Minor League Player of the Year ... Baseball America 1st team Minor League All-Star (SP) ... Double-A All-Star (SP)3

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2012-07-05PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Mets30.238  
2012-07-03PNew York MetsBuffalo (AAA)-Minors--30.236Team Roster on 2012-07-03
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-12-15ContractSigned by Mets 
2008-04-09InjuredActivated from DL 
2008-03-29InjuredDisabled -- Left shoulder rehab 
2007-09-01InjuredActivated from DL 
2007-08-21InjuredDisabled -- Shoulder 
2006-06-07InjuredActivated from DL 
2006-05-06InjuredDisabled -- strained right hamstring 
2002-07-29Contractsigned 
* 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
2005Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll23300,000-79444-2,189,055300,000300,000
2006Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll24327,000-74244-2,365,072327,000627,000
2007Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll25397,500-60226252,459,737380,0001,024,500
2008Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll26427,500-53019422,696,252390,0001,452,000
2011Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll29414,0002.13278931-2,722,607414,0001,866,000
* 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