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Josh PaulTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1994-2008 MLB Years: 1999-2007
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PositionsC-749, OF-38, LF-9, 1B-5, DH-4, 2B-1Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJoshua William Paul
Height6-1Weight185BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMay 19,1975 [43.036]PlaceEvanston,Illinois
High SchoolBuffalo Grove (Buffalo Grove,IL)
CollegeVanderbilt University (Nashville,TN)

DraftedSelected by the Chicago White Sox [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (47th overall) of the 1996 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$285,000Signing ScoutsDoug LaumannService Time5.060 (2006)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1997-CHA-#6
MLB DebutSeptember 7,1999 [24.111]
OrganizationsCHA [8] ANA [2] TBA [2] CHN [1] HOU [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID616Retrosheet IDpaulj001MLBAM ID150331
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Player Notes:   MVP of the Cape Cod Summer League in 1995
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed55Power46Contact44XBH44RBIs50Runs55Hitting51Durability39Team.498Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1994Vanderbilt UniversitySECNCAA-1c1955200436011053588214200000.300.367.430.7978616221.359.130.235.3549.5019.002.002.2640.0026.67
1996Vanderbilt UniversitySECNCAA-1c215422352751531246156234700000.336.398.592.99013230246.384.256.399.4249.3519.112.044.8818.5840.00
1996Gulf Coast White SoxGCLRkcha-2110000000001000000.0001.000.0001.000001.000.000.000.719100.000.000.000.000.000.00
1996Hickory CrawdadsSALAcha-c-of21592264174160837134215313132.327.386.504.89011424252.398.177.310.3848.3321.032.523.1728.2532.43
1996Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         602264174160837134225313132.327.388.504.89211424253.398.177.314.3868.7020.952.413.1628.2532.43
1997Gulf Coast White SoxGCLRkcha-c22514360100101301001.429.467.5711.0388116.545.142.286.4536.2518.753.000.000.0016.67
1997Birmingham BaronsSouAAcha-c223411518345011662122513004.296.367.365.732426131.371.069.209.3359.1619.082.080.76115.0017.65
1997Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         3912921405111672132814005.310.378.388.766507147.390.078.217.3478.8419.052.150.68129.0017.50
1998Winston-Salem WarthogsCaroA+cha-c231234446611320711632083891572211.255.319.405.72418038496.297.150.264.3187.6618.352.392.2240.3633.63
1999Birmingham BaronsSouAAcha27c2493319478919344266296853416.279.345.395.74012626360.339.116.207.3298.0618.892.341.1179.7529.21
1999Chicago White SoxALMLBcha15c24618241001000400000.222.222.278.5005118.286.056.056.2200.0022.220.000.000.0025.00
2000Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha-c255116828405141962133826103.238.299.351.6505910190.283.113.214.2906.8420.002.922.1142.0025.00
2000Chicago White SoxALMLBcha15c253671152032181051712003.282.338.423.76130679.358.141.225.3346.3321.523.401.2771.0030.00
2001Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha-c2622751121404140071801100.280.337.493.83037884.315.213.307.3548.3321.432.574.7618.7538.10
2001Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27c2657139203711031862132501103.266.327.410.7375714154.304.144.266.3218.4416.231.921.9546.3337.84
2002Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha15c27652311863152017104174516217.273.323.355.6788217257.335.082.182.3006.6117.512.650.000.0026.98
2002Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27c27331041125400112092212201.240.302.279.581294118.298.039.144.2667.6318.642.440.000.0016.00
2003Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha-c28196461201251151402101.188.243.313.55620372.204.125.203.2456.9419.442.802.7832.0025.00
2003Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn40c-of28471461237402150283011005.253.297.322.619476156.307.069.110.2775.1319.233.751.2873.0016.22
2003Totals for AAA-AAA         6621018494142013134413106.233.280.319.599679228.276.086.138.2675.7019.303.381.7552.5018.37
2003Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27c281317660004003300000.353.450.353.8036020.429.000.176.37315.0015.001.000.000.000.00
2003Chicago CubsNLMLBchn29c2836000000000301000.000.000.000.000007.000.000.000.0000.0042.860.000.000.000.00
2003Totals for MLB-MLB         1623660004003601000.261.346.261.6076027.353.000.130.28711.1122.222.000.000.000.00
2004Anaheim AngelsALMLBana8c2946701117302102171703102.243.308.371.67926581.288.128.243.2998.6420.992.432.4735.0029.41
2005Salt Lake StingersPCLAAAana-c30933694006106700010.273.385.394.77913439.346.121.333.34115.3817.951.170.000.0044.44
2005Los Angeles Angels of AnaheimALMLBana8c303437471024002901001.189.231.378.60914340.192.189.243.2635.0022.504.505.0018.5042.86
2006Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba8c31581461538901812143913102.260.327.342.6695010165.346.082.171.3018.4823.642.790.61146.0026.32
2007Vero Beach Devil RaysFSLA+tba-c32725340001000200102.160.154.160.3144026.167.000.000.1380.007.690.000.000.000.00
2007Montgomery BiscuitsSouAAtba22c32310240002004200000.400.571.400.9714014.500.000.400.45928.5714.290.500.000.000.00
2007Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1035580003004400102.229.300.229.5298040.250.000.114.25010.0010.001.000.000.000.00
2007Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba8c323510582030191063004001.190.234.248.482264115.257.058.124.2195.2226.095.000.87105.0020.00
2008Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAhou-c3328584710160091512003.121.250.190.44011270.143.069.224.21912.8621.431.671.4358.0028.57
MLB Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter321713921743521073135591693175013.244.303.341.64424347797.304.097.191.0007.4021.202.861.2571.3027.01
Minor League Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter56619282655139315372436429171411173513845.266.329.387.7167471452164.319.121.228.0007.9018.992.401.7152.1128.27
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter241775851893341382189651675185219.244.305.347.65226950868.293.103.199.0007.4919.242.571.5059.6226.46
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter130444671272435601284595664110.286.357.387.74417232505.351.101.212.0008.9118.812.110.9988.8025.20
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1304696911720711642083893573213.249.311.392.70318438522.288.143.249.0007.2817.822.452.1142.6432.48
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter592264174160837134215313132.327.386.504.89011424252.398.177.310.0008.3321.032.523.1728.2532.43
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter614360100102301001.429.500.5711.0718117.545.142.357.00011.7617.651.500.000.0016.67
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1094239513526317812314448900000.319.383.515.89821846467.372.196.322.0009.4219.062.023.6424.8834.07
Chicago White Sox Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter145349549219244292307125307.264.323.364.68712725389.318.100.206.0007.7118.252.371.0387.2527.17
Tampa Bay Rays Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter93251235812021722206917103.231.289.303.5927614280.309.072.151.0007.1424.643.450.71125.5024.14
Anaheim Angels Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter46701117302102171703102.243.308.371.67926581.288.128.243.0008.6420.992.432.4735.0029.41
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter3437471024002901001.189.231.378.60914340.192.189.243.0005.0022.504.505.0018.5042.86
Chicago Cubs Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter36000000000301000.000.000.000.000007.000.000.000.0000.0042.860.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162360468818153773308529307.244.303.341.64412324402.304.097.191.0007.4021.202.861.2571.3027.01
Average Minor - Per 162 games162552761472741170188491185104213.266.329.387.71621442619.319.121.228.0007.9018.992.401.7152.1128.27

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1996Hickory Crawdads SALAcha21C27--1972923228226.9918.37-----45945.819.3
1996Hickory Crawdads SALAcha21OF21--431--44441.0002.10------5935.615.0
1997Gulf Coast White Sox GCLRkcha22C5--2163-3027.9005.40------5100.08.3
1997Birmingham Barons SouAAcha22C32--221173-241238.9887.44-----73494.123.2
1998Winston-Salem Warthogs CaroA+cha23C109--81811838939936.9978.59-----612388.678.4
1999Birmingham Barons SouAAcha24C85--5266654597592.9926.96-----79391.460.7
1999Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24C6--402--42421.0007.00-5-100.0-6100.03.7
2000Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha25C47--2912525318316.9946.72------5192.232.9
2000Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha25OF1---------------512.00.7
2000Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25C34-1931301745151147.9744.320.76111052.423694.421.0
2000Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25LF1-1-------------362.80.6
2001Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha26C18--1257--1321321.0007.33-----12281.812.5
2001Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26C56-3922662463296290.9805.180.7444983.045798.234.6
2002Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha27C61--3772534405402.9936.59-----36593.842.7
2002Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha271B4--405-1045451.00011.25------656.22.8
2002Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha27OF1--1---111.0001.00------651.50.7
2002Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27C32-263200621208206.9906.440.7820387.023397.019.8
2002Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27LF1-83---331.0003.000.38-----333.00.6
2003Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn28C25--14620-51661661.0006.64-----34753.217.6
2003Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha28C17--101822111109.9826.41------1989.511.8
2003Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn28OF15--171--18181.0001.20------4731.910.6
2003Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha282B1--1---111.0001.00------195.30.7
2003Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn281B1--9-1-109.9009.00------472.10.7
2003Chicago White SoxALMLBcha28C11554274--31311.0002.820.572433.311384.66.8
2003Chicago CubsNLMLBchn28C3219202-122221.0007.331.161233.3-3100.01.9
2003Chicago White SoxALMLBcha28DH1---------------137.70.6
2004Anaheim AngelsALMLBana29C3716168134912144143.9933.860.8513476.524680.422.8
2004Anaheim AngelsALMLBana29LF41132---221.0000.500.15-----468.72.5
2004Anaheim AngelsALMLBana29DH2---------------464.31.2
2006Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba31C524740030124-53253251.0006.250.81431278.2-5889.732.1
2006Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba31LF1-1-------------581.70.6
2006Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba31DH1---------------581.70.6
2007Vero Beach Devil Rays FSLA+tba32C4--184--22221.0005.50------757.12.9
2007Montgomery Biscuits SouAAtba32C2--112--13131.0006.50------366.71.4
2007Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba32C35302782282123251249.9927.110.9013959.1435100.021.6
2008Round Rock Express PCLAAAhou33C18--109732119116.9756.44------2864.312.6
MLB Totals for C - 9 season(s)-   C29510918721430113162015591543.9905.230.821575574.1152950.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 5 season(s)-   LF91265---551.0000.560.19-----90.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 3 season(s)-   DH4---------------40.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 6 season(s)-   C190--117793101812801270.9926.68-----71900.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF17--181--19191.0001.12------170.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B5--4951105554.98210.80------50.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0
AA Totals for C - 3 season(s)-   C119--7588584851843.9917.08-----141190.00.0
A+ Totals for C - 2 season(s)-   C113--83612238961958.9978.48-----61130.00.0
A Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C27--1972923228226.9918.37-----4270.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF21--431--44441.0002.10------210.00.0
Rk Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C5--2163-3027.9005.40------50.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1996Hickory Crawdads SALAcha21-27-------21-
1997Gulf Coast White Sox GCLRkcha22-5---------
1997Birmingham Barons SouAAcha22-32---------
1998Winston-Salem Warthogs CaroA+cha23-109---------
1999Birmingham Barons SouAAcha24-85---------
1999Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24-6---------
2000Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha25-47-------1-
2000Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25-34----1----
2001Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha26-18---------
2001Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26-56---------
2002Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha27-614------1-
2002Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27-32----1----
2003Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn28-251------15-
2003Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha28-17-1-------
2003Chicago White SoxALMLBcha28-11--------1
2003Chicago CubsNLMLBchn28-3---------
2004Anaheim AngelsALMLBana29-37----4---2
2006Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba31-52----1---1
2007Vero Beach Devil Rays FSLA+tba32-4---------
2007Montgomery Biscuits SouAAtba32-2---------
2007Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba32-35---------
2008Round Rock Express PCLAAAhou33-18---------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006Tampa Bay Devil RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB3114347102027106901000.294.400.529.92918441.348.235.44114.6321.951.504.8817.0040.00
2007Tampa Bay Devil RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB321324351002004802000.208.321.250.5716130.313.042.20813.3326.672.000.000.0020.00
2008Tampa Bay Devil RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB33912140001001200000.333.385.333.7184013.400.000.0837.6915.382.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 3 yrs367011193021010111903000.271.370.400.77028584.347.129.30013.1022.621.732.3835.0026.32

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2009Staten Island YankeesNYPLA-Minornya34Manager764729.618--1 League Champions
2010Staten Island YankeesNYPLA-Minornya35Manager743440.45916.54 
2018Los Angeles AngelsALMLBMLBana43Bench Coach774136.5329.53Mike Scioscia
* 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

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1995Southeastern Conference All-Conference Team (OF)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2008-04-06ContractSigned by Astros to minor league contract 
2008-03-29Released by Rays 
2008-02-01ContractSigned by Rays to minor league contract 
2007-07-27InjuredActivated from DL 
2007-05-24InjuredDisabled -- Elbow 
2007-02-10ContractSigned by Devil Rays (lost arbitration) 
2005-12-19TradeTraded by Angels to Devil Rays for Travis Schlichting 
2005-09-01InjuredActivated from DL 
2005-08-12InjuredDisabled -- sprained right thumb 
2004-01-15ContractSigned as Free Agent by Angels. 
2003-10-31Released by Cubs. 
2003-07-04ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cubs. 
2003-06-25Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1996-06-25Contractsigned 
* 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
1996Chicago White Sox-21285,000-------285,000Signing Bonus out of 1996 Draft (2nd round - 47th overall)
1999Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll24200,000-80726-1,454,491200,000485,000
2000Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll25200,000-75829-1,394,248200,000685,000
2001Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll26230,000-68323251,897,758200,000915,000
2002Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll27200,000-75726-2,011,045200,0001,115,000
2003Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll28325,000-57925282,163,527300,0001,440,000
2003Chicago CubsTeam Payroll28325,000-57932282,163,527300,0001,440,000
2004Anaheim AngelsTeam Payroll29335,000-58724352,070,100300,0001,775,000
2005Los Angeles Angels of AnaheimTeam Payroll30450,000-51118442,189,055300,0002,225,000
2006Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll31475,0005.0651115372,365,072327,0002,700,000
2007Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll32625,000-47813412,459,737380,0003,325,000
* 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