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Current Status
Free Agent since 2013-08-27 * Definition of FA
High Level
Proper Name
Jon Lewis Ford
Stat Years
1999-2019  [mlb] 2003-2012
Height/Weight
6-0 / 190
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
OF (531) ... LF (232) ... CF (165) ... DH (90) ... RF (88)
Draft Position
CF
Born Date/Place
1976-08-12 in Beaumont, Texas   [43.165]
Death
High School
Port-Neches Groves (Port Neches,TX)
Colleges
Dallas Baptist University (Dallas, Texas), Seminole State College (Seminole, Oklahoma), Texas A&M University (College Station, Texas)
Draft
Selected by the Boston Red Sox in Round #12 (#379 overall) of the 1999 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Jim Robinson
MLB Debut
2003-05-29 - Boxscore  (Age: 26.290)
Service Time
Organizations
MIN [7] BOS [2] BAL [2] CIN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 5323 ... retro id: fordl001 ... mlbam id: 217915
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1999Lowell SpinnersNYPLA-bos3522of---1622504870174734152193550316.280.339.464.80327711628.312.184.2996.8612.641.8435.72.5340.0
    2000Augusta GreenJacketsSALAbos-23of---2126514122162351197452452831232312.315.390.479.86958324655.358.164.3618.9214.241.6057.11.5434.0
    2001Fort Myers MiracleFSLA+min-24of---36726542791522241992130121233.298.373.392.76530110419.211.094.3286.989.971.43132.50.6624.0
    2001New Britain Rock CatsEastAAmin1124of---36225230559372555203561204.218.289.361.6502819119.222.143.2267.1212.461.7536.02.4934.5
    2002New Britain Rock CatsEastAAmin425of---493373811162721551175494784105.311.401.515.91643519244.367.204.32411.2610.800.9624.93.4537.9
    2002Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAmin3025of---4471934064112524111132161102.332.390.487.8772149418.275.155.3516.079.811.6238.62.3428.1
    2003Rochester Red WingsILAAAmin426of---553211336418233145102880111.303.357.450.8072309523.190.147.3374.3512.172.8070.31.3035.9
    2003Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin2026cf-lfL-S-E-P53473162471315208911001.329.402.575.977834211.384.246.3449.6410.841.1324.33.6145.8
    2004Rochester Red WingsILAAAmin-27of---615010000000100000.200.200.200.400510.000.000.2500.0020.000.000.00.000.0
    2004Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin2027lf-cfL-S-E-P615456989170314157220267751327315.299.381.446.82765825450.297.147.31910.1811.401.1237.92.2829.4
    2005Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin2028cf-dhL-S-E-P7147522701383047531364585162529.264.338.377.71559019741.213.113.3017.6314.411.8974.61.1929.7
    2006Rochester Red WingsILAAAmin-29of---8829582002016530000.276.447.345.79238102.241.069.33315.7913.160.830.00.0025.0
    2006Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin2029lfL-S-E-P810423440536141891164341005.226.287.312.5992557311.188.086.2626.2716.862.6958.51.5720.8
    2007Rochester Red WingsILAAAmin-30of---935122143212021721173000002.262.353.410.7631395014.295.148.33312.2321.581.7661.01.4443.8
    2007Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin2030lfL-S-E-P95511613276031431112430004.233.315.362.677130429.241.129.2708.4618.462.1838.72.3133.3
    2008Hanshin Tigers---Intl----31of---104712911297131100112720206.225.292.364.6561444711.225.139.2577.6418.752.4543.02.0837.9
    2009Long Island DucksAtlIndy---2032of---119335577117262105573385495106.330.407.499.90640817738.287.169.3669.3113.241.4235.52.4532.5
    2009Louisville BatsILAAAcin432lf---111138660116007700110.158.283.289.57246112.316.131.16115.2215.221.0038.02.1733.3
    2010Oaxaca GuerrerosMexAAA----33of---1239140214413252552221400000.314.407.543.9501627620.407.229.00013.588.640.6428.03.0945.5
    2011Long Island DucksAtlIndy---2034of---137125857822121045223236904011.318.406.531.93730313733.337.213.33310.5611.881.1325.83.3040.2
    2012Long Island DucksAtlIndy----35of---1419751625624144062120000.333.398.6271.025834712.427.294.4207.2325.303.5018.84.8248.0
    2012Norfolk TidesILAAAbal1235cf-rf---14622423580143114082234310128.331.390.550.94026713328.339.219.3658.6116.101.8722.04.1235.0
    2012Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal5135lf-dhL-S-E-P14257171330341071301003.183.256.352.60879256.282.169.1828.8616.461.8623.73.8046.2
    2013Long Island DucksAtlIndy------36of---151769112621070251100100.377.413.435.84875303.101.058.4416.6714.672.200.00.0011.5
    2013Gulf Coast Orioles GCLRkbal-36rf---1538331000001300000.375.444.500.944941.250.125.60011.1133.333.000.00.0033.3
    2013Bowie BaysoxEastAAbal2036rf---151766131790310006930001.258.347.530.877753512.364.272.2598.0012.001.5022.04.0070.6
    2013Norfolk TidesILAAAbal2036rf---151347883024002400200.170.196.362.55851175.234.192.1403.927.842.0023.53.9262.5
    2014Long Island DucksAtlIndy------37of---161405441001894021595805365161860.347.415.511.92662227857.276.164.3698.5210.451.2336.32.4130.2
    2015Long Island DucksAtlIndy------38of---17752974710828186312303970270.364.432.545.97733616237.279.181.3978.9311.611.3037.12.3834.3
    2015Saltillo SaraperosMexAAA------38of---173011326426032300171200114.372.450.504.954131579.283.132.39412.989.160.7137.72.2921.4
    2016Long Island DucksAtlIndy------39of---1860223306815053000164020410.305.351.439.7902459820.206.134.3466.5316.332.5044.62.0429.4
    2017Long Island DucksAtlIndy----40of---1976294347915093101255330150.269.331.412.74332312124.224.143.3007.7416.412.1232.72.7930.4
    2018Long Island DucksAtlIndy------41of---2012346868137331107310408860540.293.353.432.78551920244.226.139.3397.7116.962.2046.81.9332.1
    2019Long Island DucksAtlIndy------42of---2177297439017243511185760106.303.354.414.76832212323.172.111.3635.5917.703.1774.21.2425.6
    MLB Totals (6 yrs)5191585235425831035176481015424937712537.268.345.399.7441795633128.252.131.2978.5813.871.6245.31.9530.1
    American League Totals (6 yrs)5191585235425831035176481015424937712537.268.345.399.7441795633128.252.131.2978.5813.871.6245.31.9530.1
    Minor League Totals72928685278511923275390138372854076410171248.297.371.464.83532441332299.302.167.3238.7912.551.4338.22.3135.1
    Minor: Intl Totals4712911297131100112720206.225.292.364.6561444711.225.139.2577.6418.752.4543.02.0837.9
    Minor: Indy Totals751288048392120313754482411263464606272323.320.385.477.86232361375291.253.157.3578.1314.341.7638.42.3231.6
    Minor: Rk Totals38331000001300000.375.444.500.944941.250.125.60011.1133.333.000.00.0033.3
    Minor: A- Totals622504870174734152193550316.280.339.464.80327711628.312.184.2996.8612.641.8435.72.5340.0
    Minor: A Totals126514122162351197452452831232312.315.390.479.86958324655.358.164.3618.9214.241.6057.11.5434.0
    Minor: A+ Totals6726542791522241992130121233.298.373.392.76530110419.211.094.3286.989.971.43132.50.6624.0
    Minor: AA Totals1726911241884552586221075911753010.272.356.460.81679131875.314.188.2829.4811.501.2127.63.1639.9
    Minor: AAA Totals299114018834979103217230121171651817517.306.378.477.8551283544121.289.171.3349.1212.861.4135.62.4934.7
    Minnesota Twins Totals (5 yrs)4941514228412801032172471014723637612534.272.349.402.7511716608122.251.130.3028.5713.751.6147.31.8629.6
    Baltimore Orioles Totals (1 yrs)257171330341071301003.183.256.352.60879256.282.169.1828.8616.461.8623.73.8046.2
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    2011Long Island DucksAtlIndy---20341---0018.0010000101.02221000002.0018.009.000.000.0018.000.00.000
    2011Indy TotalsbyYearIndy----341---0018.0010000101.02221000002.0018.009.000.000.0018.002.00.000
    Minor: Indy Totals0018.0010000101.02221000002.0018.009.000.000.0018.002.00.000
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    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1999Lowell SpinnersNYPLA-22OF5500.0130410135134.9932.400.0072.488.71
    2000Augusta GreenJacketsSALA23OF12400.03091220323321.9942.600.0087.998.41
    2001Fort Myers MiracleFSLA+24OF6600.0140611147146.9932.200.0048.298.54
    2001New Britain Rock CatsEastAA24OF6000.0108530116113.9741.900.0042.396.84
    2002New Britain Rock CatsEastAA25OF9300.0202633211208.9862.200.0066.9100.03
    2002Edmonton TrappersPCLAAA25OF4600.0126851139134.9642.900.0032.997.95
    2003Rochester Red WingsILAAA26OF4400.0906139796.9902.200.0030.883.04
    2003Minnesota TwinsALMLB26LF8443.08000881.0001.000.194.923.54
    2003Minnesota TwinsALMLB26CF13574.1181212119.9051.500.268.038.22
    2003Minnesota TwinsALMLB26RF6334.09010109.9001.500.263.717.68
    2003Minnesota TwinsALMLB26DH400.0000000.0000.000.002.511.89
    2004Rochester Red WingsILAAA27OF100.05000551.0005.000.000.7100.09
    2004Minnesota TwinsALMLB27LF8177680.2149510155154.9941.900.2350.052.61
    2004Minnesota TwinsALMLB27CF4635341.0101130105102.9712.200.3028.429.92
    2004Minnesota TwinsALMLB27RF10985.01810019191.0001.900.226.26.52
    2004Minnesota TwinsALMLB27DH2600.0000000.0000.000.0016.016.93
    2005Minnesota TwinsALMLB28LF1814134.0322103534.9711.900.2511.112.22
    2005Minnesota TwinsALMLB28CF6360548.0140741151147.9742.300.2738.942.92
    2005Minnesota TwinsALMLB28RF1614133.0260102726.9631.600.209.910.93
    2005Minnesota TwinsALMLB28DH4400.0000000.0000.000.0027.229.92
    2006Rochester Red WingsILAAA29OF700.01800018181.0002.600.004.987.59
    2006Minnesota TwinsALMLB29LF6430321.17210073731.0001.100.2339.561.51
    2006Minnesota TwinsALMLB29CF13241.0701087.8750.500.178.012.53
    2006Minnesota TwinsALMLB29RF2220169.0533125756.9822.500.3313.621.22
    2006Minnesota TwinsALMLB29DH510.0000000.0000.000.003.14.89
    2007Rochester Red WingsILAAA30OF3500.06010161611.0001.700.0024.3100.05
    2007Minnesota TwinsALMLB30LF3525233.1461114847.9791.300.2021.663.63
    2007Minnesota TwinsALMLB30CF14037.07000771.0000.500.198.625.53
    2007Minnesota TwinsALMLB30RF3223.06000661.0002.000.261.95.53
    2007Minnesota TwinsALMLB30DH300.0000000.0000.000.001.95.510
    2009Louisville BatsILAAA32LF800.01120113131.0001.600.005.672.76
    2009Louisville BatsILAAA32CF300.09000991.0003.000.002.127.35
    2012Norfolk TidesILAAA35LF400.05000551.0001.300.002.86.56
    2012Norfolk TidesILAAA35CF1300.03210133331.0002.500.009.021.03
    2012Norfolk TidesILAAA35RF800.0130101413.9291.600.005.612.97
    2012BaltimoreALMLB35LF13972.01620018181.0001.400.258.052.06
    2012BaltimoreALMLB35RF6333.01100011111.0001.800.333.724.06
    2012BaltimoreALMLB35DH800.0000000.0000.000.004.932.06
    2013Gulf Coast Orioles GCLRk36RF300.04000441.0001.300.005.0100.05
    2013Bowie BaysoxEastAA36LF100.02000221.0002.000.000.75.913
    2013Bowie BaysoxEastAA36RF900.02020122221.0002.400.006.352.95
    2013Norfolk TidesILAAA36RF500.01000010101.0002.000.003.538.57
    MLB Totals - (LF)2191591,4833231131337334.9911.500.230.00.00
    MLB Totals - (CF)1491021,0412739102292282.9661.900.270.00.00
    MLB Totals - (RF)6351477123432130127.9772.000.270.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)9010000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (LF)12001620118181.0001.500.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (CF)16004110142421.0002.600.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (RF)1300230102423.9581.800.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (OF)133002991565320314.9812.400.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (LF)1002000221.0002.000.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (RF)9002020122221.0002.400.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (OF)153003101163327321.9822.100.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (OF)6600140611147146.9932.200.000.00.00
    A Totals - (OF)124003091220323321.9942.600.000.00.00
    A- Totals - (OF)5500130410135134.9932.400.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (RF)3004000441.0001.300.000.00.00
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1999Minor---------55-
    2000Minor---------124-
    2001Minor---------126-
    2002Minor---------139-
    2003MLB------8136-4
    2003Minor---------44-
    2004MLB------814610-26
    2004Minor---------1-
    2005MLB------186316-44
    2006MLB------641322-5
    2006Minor---------7-
    2007MLB------35143-3
    2007Minor---------35-
    2009Minor------83---
    2012MLB------13-6-8
    2012Minor------4138--
    2013Minor------1-17--
    Totals------2321658853190