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John RockerTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1994-2005 MLB Years: 1998-2003
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PositionsP-443Position when DraftedpPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJohn Loy Rocker
Height6-4Weight225BatsRightThrowsLeft
Born DateOctober 17,1974 [43.272]PlaceStatesboro,Georgia
High SchoolFirst Presbyterian Day School (Macon,GA)

DraftedSelected by the Atlanta Braves [Team Picks] in the 18th round (516th overall) of the 1993 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsRob English
MLB DebutMay 5,1998 [23.200]
OrganizationsATL [8] CLE [1] TBA [1] TEX [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID539Retrosheet IDrockj001MLBAM ID132340
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts88Walks14Hittable71SO/BB43vsPower71Hitting8Durability62Team.498Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1994Danville BravesAppRkatl-ST19153.5312120100063.25036254387213401.387.070.575.3710.181.89.167-
1995Eugene EmeraldsNwstA-atl-ST20155.1612120000059.0454034436747201.376.830.615.4611.222.06.167-
1995Macon BravesSALAatl-ST20444.5016160000086.0865043552615101.609.000.525.446.381.17.500-
1995Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST0594.77282800000145.0131907798813512301.518.110.565.458.361.53.3573.87
1996Macon BravesSALAatl-ST21533.89201912210106.085604676310712301.397.190.595.339.061.70.625-
1996Durham BullsCaroA+atl-ST21433.39990000058.0632422425434001.519.720.623.866.631.72.571-
1996Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST0963.72292812210164.21488468118815016301.438.090.604.818.201.70.6003.82
1997Durham BullsCaroA+atl-Rel22114.3311110003035.0332117322395101.568.410.765.609.931.77.500-
1997Greenville BravesSouAAatl-S/R22564.86221840010113.0119696112619617201.599.480.964.867.651.57.455-
1997Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--S/R0674.733319140040148.01529078158313522301.589.220.915.048.191.63.4624.28
1998Richmond BravesILAAAatl27Rel23111.42909004119.01343110221101.216.160.474.7410.422.20.500-
1998Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl49Rel23132.13470470016238.022109422426031.165.210.955.219.951.91.2504.27
1999Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl49CL24452.497407400613872.04724205371047011.165.850.624.6012.942.81.4442.73
2000Richmond BravesILAAAatl-Rel25003.0030300313.03110160001.339.00--3.0018.006.00--
2000Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl49R/CL25122.895905900412453.0422517548775221.707.130.858.1513.081.60.3334.28
2001Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl49R/CL26223.093003000281932.0251311216365021.287.030.564.5010.132.25.5003.30
2001Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle49Rel26375.45380380020434.2332321225436201.678.570.526.4911.161.72.3003.48
2002Tulsa DrillersTexAAtex-Rel270113.5030300002.23440251001.8710.12--6.7516.872.50.000-
2002Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAtex-Rel27100.0060600108.240002140000.694.15--2.0814.547.001.000-
2002Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--Rel0113.18909001010.074404191000.975.56--3.1815.094.75.5000.67
2002Texas RangersALMLBtex49Rel27236.66300300010124.0291918513300001.7310.731.854.8111.102.31.4004.77
2003Orlando RaysSouAAtba-Rel28019.1517017004019.2232320426202002.4910.531.8311.909.150.77.000-
2003Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba48Rel28009.0020200001.02110300015.0018.00--27.00--0.00-15.03
2005Long Island DucksAtlInd-49Rel30026.5023023009018.0171313228196102.508.501.0014.009.500.68.000-
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter13223.4228002800017688254.0200115972316433229491.437.050.815.7811.702.02.3710.60
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter23304.32140875332172572.052733227644338559671401.508.250.695.298.751.65.434-
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter211.1718018008230.22054113421101.085.870.293.8212.333.23.667-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter585.654218240050134.01459685168912120201.739.641.065.928.051.36.385-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter543.75201010003093.2964539747829101.539.220.674.527.881.74.556-
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter974.16363512210192.0171110891211516817401.498.000.565.387.861.46.563-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter155.1612120000059.0454034436747201.376.830.615.4611.222.06.167-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter153.5312120100063.25036254387213401.387.070.575.3710.181.89.167-
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter026.5023023009018.0171313228196102.508.501.0014.009.500.68.000-
Atlanta Braves Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter8122.6321002100014683195.013672571612325923281.336.270.745.6711.932.11.400-
Cleveland Indians Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter375.45380380020434.2332321225436201.678.570.526.4911.161.72.300-
Texas Rangers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter236.66300300010124.0291918513300001.7310.731.854.8111.102.31.400-
Tampa Bay Rays Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter009.0020200001.02110300015.0018.00--27.00--0.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings11193.4224102410015276220.017299842014128625381.437.050.815.7811.702.02.3670.60
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings9114.325433211171220.02021271061712921426501.508.250.695.298.751.65.450-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1997Greenville BravesSouAAatl-p222218352003001703000.278.316.389.7057222.455.111.167.3124.5531.827.000.000.0040.00
1998Richmond BravesILAAAatl27p2392000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter3120352003001803000.250.286.350.6367224.417.100.150.0004.1733.338.000.000.0040.00
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter92000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2218352003001703000.278.316.389.7057222.455.111.167.0004.5531.827.000.000.0040.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games162105162610001600542016000.250.286.350.6363710125.417.100.150.0004.1733.338.000.000.0040.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1994Danville Braves AppRkatl19P12--451-109.9000.75------12100.017.9
1995Eugene Emeralds NwstA-atl20P12--361-109.9000.75------12100.015.8
1995Macon Braves SALAatl20P16--418-222221.0001.38------16100.011.3
1996Macon Braves SALAatl21P20--518122423.9581.15------20100.014.3
1996Durham Bulls CaroA+atl21P9--36-1991.0001.00------9100.06.5
1997Durham Bulls CaroA+atl22P11---6--661.0000.55------11100.07.9
1997Greenville Braves SouAAatl22P22--415222119.9050.86------22100.015.7
1998Richmond Braves ILAAAatl23P9---4--441.0000.44------9100.06.3
1998Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl23P47-3816--771.0000.150.18-----47100.029.0
1999Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl24P74-72110--11111.0000.150.15-----74100.045.7
2000Richmond Braves ILAAAatl25P3---------------3100.02.1
2000Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl25P59-5316--771.0000.120.13-----59100.036.4
2001Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26P38-34243-96.6670.160.18-----38100.023.5
2001Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl26P30-32141-65.8330.170.16-----30100.018.5
2002Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex27P3---------------3100.02.2
2002Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex27P6---1--111.0000.17------6100.04.2
2002Texas RangersALMLBtex27P30-24121143.7500.100.13-----30100.018.5
2003Orlando Rays SouAAtba28P17---------------17100.012.4
2003Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba28P2-1-------------2100.01.2
2005Long Island Ducks AtlIndy-30P23---21-32.6670.09------23100.016.4
Ind Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P23---21-32.6670.09------230.00.0
MLB Totals for P - 6 season(s)-   P280-254732514439.8860.140.15-----2800.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P18---5--551.0000.28------180.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P42--415222119.9050.45------420.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P20--312-115151.0000.75------200.00.0
A Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P36--936144645.9781.25------360.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P12--361-109.9000.75------120.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P12--451-109.9000.75------120.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1994Danville Braves AppRkatl1912----------
1995Eugene Emeralds NwstA-atl2012----------
1995Macon Braves SALAatl2016----------
1996Macon Braves SALAatl2120----------
1996Durham Bulls CaroA+atl219----------
1997Durham Bulls CaroA+atl2211----------
1997Greenville Braves SouAAatl2222----------
1998Richmond Braves ILAAAatl239----------
1998Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2347----------
1999Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2474----------
2000Richmond Braves ILAAAatl253----------
2000Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2559----------
2001Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2638----------
2001Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2630----------
2002Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex273----------
2002Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex276----------
2002Texas RangersALMLBtex2730----------
2003Orlando Rays SouAAtba2817----------
2003Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba282----------
2005Long Island Ducks AtlInd-3023----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1998Atlanta BravesDiv SeriesMLB23000.002001.1100200.916.750.000.0013.5000.00.000
1998Atlanta BravesChamp. SeriesMLB23100.006004.2301500.955.790.001.939.645.000.001.000
1999Atlanta BravesDiv SeriesMLB24100.002013.1002500.650.000.005.4013.502.500.001.000
1999Atlanta BravesChamp. SeriesMLB24000.006026.2302900.814.050.002.7012.154.500.00.000
1999Atlanta BravesWorld SeriesMLB24000.002003.0202401.336.000.006.0012.002.000.00.000
2000Atlanta BravesDiv SeriesMLB25000.001000.2001005.000.000.0013.500.000.000.00.000
2001Cleveland IndiansDiv SeriesMLB26000.001001.0100101.009.000.000.009.0000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 4 yrs100.0060600016.3200038000.792.840.004.2611.372.670.001.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs100.0012012000211.36000314000.794.760.002.3811.124.670.001.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs000.0020200003.0200024001.336.000.006.0012.002.000.00.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1998Atlanta BravesChamp. SeriesMLB2360100000001000000.0001.000.0001.000001.000.000.000100.000.000.000.000.000.00
1999Atlanta BravesDiv SeriesMLB2420000000001000000.0001.000.0001.000001.000.000.000100.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs20000000001000000.0001.000.0001.000001.000.000.000100.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs60100000001000000.0001.000.0001.000001.000.000.000100.000.000.000.000.000.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2003-06-27Released by Devil Rays. 
2003-04-10ContractSigned as Free Agent by Devil Rays. 
2003-04-09ContractSigned by Devil Rays 
2002-10-03Released by Rangers. 
2002-07-11InjuredDisabled -- - 
2001-12-18TradeTraded by Indians to Rangers for Dave Elder. 
2001-06-22TradeTraded by Braves with Troy Cameron to Indians for Steve Reed and Steve Karsay. 
1993-08-23Contractsigned 
* 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
1998Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll23170,000-81232-1,276,192170,000170,000
1999Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll24217,500-70728221,454,491200,000387,500
2000Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll25290,000-56826371,394,248200,000677,500
2001Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll261,900,000-3031767++1,897,758200,0002,577,500
2001Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll261,900,000-3031467++1,897,758200,0002,577,500
2002Texas RangersTeam Payroll272,500,000-2601172++2,011,045200,0005,077,500
2003Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll28300,000-70321-2,163,527300,0005,377,500
* 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