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Jeff NelsonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1984-2006 MLB Years: 1992-2006
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Drafted
World Series Champion

PositionsP-1019, OF-1Position when DraftedpPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJeffrey Allan Nelson
Height6-8Weight225BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateNovember 17,1966 [52.029]PlaceBaltimore,Maryland
High SchoolCatonsville (Catonsville,MD)
CollegeCatonsville Community College (Catonsville,MD)

DraftedSelected by the Los Angeles Dodgers [Team Picks] in the 22nd round (569th overall) of the 1984 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsBob Carter
MLB DebutApril 16,1992 [25.150]
OrganizationsSEA [13] NYA [6] LAN [3] TEX [1] CHA [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID661Retrosheet IDnelsj001MLBAM ID119704
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts72Walks24Hittable66SO/BB46vsPower66Hitting0Durability62Team.530Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1984Gulf Coast DodgersGCLRklan-Rel17001.35909003013.06320671000.904.05--4.054.731.17--
1984Great Falls DodgersPioRklan-Rel170054.0010100000.23441310009.0040.5013.5040.5013.500.33--
1984Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorRk--Rel0003.8610010003013.19761981001.295.790.645.795.140.89--
1985Gulf Coast DodgersGCLRklan-S/R18055.511477003047.0725029132318002.2013.690.196.085.890.97.000-
1986Great Falls DodgersPioRklan-Rel190013.5030300202.05330312004.0022.50--13.504.500.33--
1986Bakersfield DodgersCalifA+lan50S/R19076.69241113006071.07983539843710002.299.971.1410.604.670.44.000-
1986Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorRk--S/R0076.87271116008073.08486569873812002.3310.311.1010.684.660.44.000-
1987Salinas SpursCalifA+sea-ST20375.7417161100080.08061512714317001.899.000.237.994.840.61.300-
1988San Bernardino SpiritCalifA+sea-ST21895.54272701100149.0163115929919420001.709.820.545.485.671.03.471-
1989Williamsport BillsEastAAsea-ST22753.3115150200092.0724134253619001.357.020.195.175.951.15.583-
1990Peninsula PilotsCaroA+sea-S/R23223.1518711118660.0472121525492001.207.050.753.757.351.96.500-
1990Williamsport BillsEastAAsea-ST23146.4410100000043.0653531218142001.9213.500.423.742.910.78.200-
1990Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorRk--S/R0364.532817111186103.01125652743634001.509.750.613.755.491.47.333-
1991Jacksonville SunsSouAAsea-R/CL24401.272102100201228.0235409342001.137.31--2.8610.803.781.000-
1991Calgary CannonsPCLAAAsea-Rel24343.90280280021732.0391914115262001.6710.860.284.187.241.73.429-
1991Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorRk--R/CL0742.674904900411960.2622418124604001.429.200.153.568.902.50.636-
1992Calgary CannonsPCLAAAsea-Rel25100.0020200203.20000100000.27----2.45--0.001.000-
1992Seattle MarinersALMLBsea40Rel25173.44660660027681.0713431744462001.427.890.784.895.111.05.1254.40
1993Calgary CannonsPCLAAAsea-Rel26101.1750500417.26110262001.047.04--2.357.043.001.000-
1993Seattle MarinersALMLBsea40Rel26534.35710710013160.0573029534612001.528.550.755.109.151.79.6253.74
1994Calgary CannonsPCLAAAsea-Rel27142.84180180016825.0219817302001.117.460.362.4910.664.29.200-
1994Seattle MarinersALMLBsea43Rel27002.7628028007042.0351813320442001.307.440.644.259.352.20-3.39
1995Seattle MarinersALMLBsea43Rel28732.17620620024278.2582119427961001.086.640.463.0910.983.56.7002.35
1996New York YankeesALMLBnya43Rel29444.36730730027274.0753836636914001.499.080.734.3611.022.53.5003.23
1997New York YankeesALMLBnya43Rel30372.86770770022278.2533225737814001.146.060.804.239.272.19.3003.62
1998Tampa YankeesFSLA+nya-S/R31000.0021100002.01100140001.004.50--4.5018.004.00--
1998New York YankeesALMLBnya43Rel31533.79450450013340.0441817122352001.649.820.224.917.811.59.6253.36
1999Gulf Coast YankeesGCLRknya-ST32000.0022000002.01000130001.004.50--4.5013.503.00--
1999Tampa YankeesFSLA+nya-ST32000.0033000003.01000250001.003.00--6.0015.002.50--
1999Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorRk--ST0000.0055000005.02000380001.003.60--5.4014.402.67--
1999New York YankeesALMLBnya43Rel32214.1539039008130.0271414222352101.628.010.596.5310.381.59.6673.86
2000New York YankeesALMLBnya43Rel33842.45730730013069.2442419245714001.285.680.265.819.171.58.6673.41
2001Seattle MarinersALMLBsea43Rel34432.76690690016465.0302120344882001.134.130.416.0612.122.00.5712.97
2002Everett Aqua SoxNwstA-sea-ST35010.0011000001.01100040000.756.75----27.000.00.000-
2002Seattle MarinersALMLBsea43Rel35323.94410410012245.2362020427555001.387.090.795.3210.842.04.6003.47
2003Seattle MarinersALMLBsea43Rel36323.35460460025737.2341614314472101.278.120.723.3511.233.36.6002.69
2003New York YankeesALMLBnya43Rel36104.5824024003117.21799110211001.538.660.515.0910.702.101.0003.09
2004Frisco RoughRidersTexAAtex-ST37002.4533000003.22110130000.824.91--2.457.363.00--
2004Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAtex-ST370116.2022000001.23330030001.8016.20----16.200.00.000-
2004Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorRk--ST0016.7555000004.05440160001.128.44--1.6910.126.00.000-
2004Texas RangersALMLBtex2Rel37125.3229029009123.2171614319222001.526.461.147.238.371.16.3335.25
2005Seattle MarinersALMLBsea8Rel38133.93490490015136.2321716322341101.477.850.745.408.351.55.2504.03
2006Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha-Rel39100.0040400005.04100470001.506.75--6.7511.811.751.000-
2006Chicago White SoxALMLBcha43Rel39013.3760600302.23111520003.0010.123.3716.876.750.40.00012.15
MLB Totals - 15 Season(s)Filter48453.4179807980023733779.26333292975542882936301.357.260.634.919.511.94.5160.43
Minor League Totals - 16 Season(s)Filter32494.67229105124528534671.06944573513342946379001.669.240.445.716.161.08.395-
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter793.085925700431673.0733326229726001.348.640.243.438.532.48.438-
AA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1293.76492821202012166.2162827048111213001.458.700.214.356.011.38.571-
A+ Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter13255.3491652632146365.23712812172527423249001.769.130.626.745.710.85.342-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter010.0011000001.01100040000.756.75----27.000.00.000-
Rk Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter055.2329920008064.08760382454311002.0211.980.286.205.920.96.000-
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter00--00000000.0000000000----------0.00--
Seattle Mariners Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter24233.2643204320013923445.03531771623223247117201.317.100.644.679.482.03.511-
New York Yankees Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter23193.47331033100869308.02601351201917233417101.397.520.554.989.671.94.548-
Texas Rangers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter125.3229029009123.2171614319222001.526.461.147.238.371.16.333-
Chicago White Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter013.3760600302.23111520003.0010.123.3716.876.750.40.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings13133.41224022400669220.017792831512023210101.357.260.634.919.511.94.5000.43
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings10164.67753441212811220.02261491141114015126001.669.240.445.716.161.08.385-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1985Gulf Coast DodgersGCLRklan-p18143000000000000000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1986Bakersfield DodgersCalifA+lan50p19242111000000000000.500.5001.0001.500212.500.500.500.6410.000.000.000.000.00100.00
1987Salinas SpursCalifA+sea-p20172110000000100000.500.500.5001.0001021.000.000.000.4470.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1998New York YankeesALMLBnya43p3131000000000001000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2000New York YankeesALMLBnya43p3351000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter82000000000001000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter557221000000100000.286.286.429.715317.333.143.143.0000.0014.290.000.000.0050.00
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter414221000000100000.500.500.7501.250314.667.250.250.0000.0025.000.000.000.0050.00
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter143000000000000000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
New York Yankees Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter82000000000001000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162410000000000020000.000.000.000.0000061.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games16221663000000300000.286.286.429.7159321.333.143.143.0000.0014.290.000.000.0050.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1984Gulf Coast Dodgers GCLRklan17P9---1--111.0000.11------9100.014.3
1985Gulf Coast Dodgers GCLRklan18P14--191-1110.9090.71------14100.023.0
1986Bakersfield Dodgers CalifA+lan19P24--47211311.8460.46------24100.016.9
1987Salinas Spurs CalifA+sea20P17--515612620.7691.18------17100.012.0
1988San Bernardino Spirit CalifA+sea21P27--918633327.8181.00------27100.019.0
1989Williamsport Bills EastAAsea22P15--5171-2322.9571.47------15100.010.7
1990Peninsula Pilots CaroA+sea23P18--68--14141.0000.78------18100.012.9
1990Williamsport Bills EastAAsea23P10--15-1661.0000.60------10100.07.1
1991Jacksonville Suns SouAAsea24P21--32--551.0000.24------21100.014.7
1991Calgary Cannons PCLAAAsea24P28--24-1661.0000.21------28100.020.6
1992Calgary Cannons PCLAAAsea25P2---1--111.0000.50------2100.01.4
1992Seattle MarinersALMLBsea25P66-81312221715.8820.230.19-----66100.040.7
1993Calgary Cannons PCLAAAsea26P5---4-1441.0000.80------5100.03.6
1993Seattle MarinersALMLBsea26P71-60312-215151.0000.210.25-----71100.043.8
1993Seattle MarinersALMLBsea26OF1---------------711.40.6
1994Calgary Cannons PCLAAAsea27P18--161187.8750.39------18100.012.6
1994Seattle MarinersALMLBsea27P28-42152186.7500.210.14-----28100.025.0
1995Seattle MarinersALMLBsea28P62-78110111211.9170.180.14-----62100.042.8
1996New York YankeesALMLBnya29P73-74415112019.9500.260.26-----73100.045.1
1997New York YankeesALMLBnya30P77-78417--21211.0000.270.27-----77100.047.5
1998New York YankeesALMLBnya31P45-4039--12121.0000.270.30-----45100.027.8
1999Gulf Coast Yankees GCLRknya32P2---1--111.0000.50------2100.03.3
1999Tampa Yankees FSLA+nya32P3---1--111.0000.33------3100.02.2
1999New York YankeesALMLBnya32P39-30351298.8890.210.27-----39100.024.1
2000New York YankeesALMLBnya33P73-69-10111110.9090.140.14-----73100.045.3
2001Seattle MarinersALMLBsea34P69-652621108.8000.120.12-----69100.042.6
2002Everett Aqua Sox NwstA-sea35P1---------------1100.01.3
2002Seattle MarinersALMLBsea35P41-4524--661.0000.150.13-----41100.025.3
2003Seattle MarinersALMLBsea36P46-37-3--331.0000.070.08-----46100.028.4
2003New York YankeesALMLBnya36P24-17-1--111.0000.040.06-----24100.014.8
2004Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex37P3---------------3100.02.1
2004Texas RangersALMLBtex37P29-23-2--221.0000.070.09-----29100.017.9
2005Seattle MarinersALMLBsea38P49-3617--881.0000.160.22-----49100.030.2
2006Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha39P4---1--111.0000.25------4100.02.8
2006Chicago White SoxALMLBcha39P6-2-------------6100.03.7
MLB Totals for P - 15 season(s)-   P798-777271181011155145.9350.180.19-----7980.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1---------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P57--316132019.9500.33------570.00.0
AA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P49--924113433.9710.67------490.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P89--24491458773.8390.82------890.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1---------------10.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P25--1111-1312.9230.48------250.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1984Gulf Coast Dodgers GCLRklan179----------
1985Gulf Coast Dodgers GCLRklan1814----------
1986Bakersfield Dodgers CalifA+lan1924----------
1987Salinas Spurs CalifA+sea2017----------
1988San Bernardino Spirit CalifA+sea2127----------
1989Williamsport Bills EastAAsea2215----------
1990Peninsula Pilots CaroA+sea2318----------
1990Williamsport Bills EastAAsea2310----------
1991Jacksonville Suns SouAAsea2421----------
1991Calgary Cannons PCLAAAsea2428----------
1992Calgary Cannons PCLAAAsea252----------
1992Seattle MarinersALMLBsea2566----------
1993Calgary Cannons PCLAAAsea265----------
1993Seattle MarinersALMLBsea2671--------1-
1994Calgary Cannons PCLAAAsea2718----------
1994Seattle MarinersALMLBsea2728----------
1995Seattle MarinersALMLBsea2862----------
1996New York YankeesALMLBnya2973----------
1997New York YankeesALMLBnya3077----------
1998New York YankeesALMLBnya3145----------
1999Gulf Coast Yankees GCLRknya322----------
1999Tampa Yankees FSLA+nya323----------
1999New York YankeesALMLBnya3239----------
2000New York YankeesALMLBnya3373----------
2001Seattle MarinersALMLBsea3469----------
2002Everett Aqua Sox NwstA-sea351----------
2002Seattle MarinersALMLBsea3541----------
2003Seattle MarinersALMLBsea3646----------
2003New York YankeesALMLBnya3624----------
2004Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex373----------
2004Texas RangersALMLBtex3729----------
2005Seattle MarinersALMLBsea3849----------
2006Charlotte Knights ILAAAcha394----------
2006Chicago White SoxALMLBcha396----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1995Seattle MarinersDiv SeriesMLB28013.183005.2723701.9211.120.004.7611.122.330.00.000
1995Seattle MarinersChamp. SeriesMLB28000.003003.0305302.679.000.0015.009.000.600.00.000
1996New York YankeesDiv SeriesMLB29100.002003.2202501.254.910.004.9112.272.500.001.000
1996New York YankeesChamp. SeriesMLB290111.572002.1530202.3819.290.000.007.7100.00.000
1996New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB29000.003004.1101500.492.080.002.0810.385.000.00.000
1997New York YankeesDiv SeriesMLB30000.004004.0402001.509.000.004.500.000.000.00.000
1998New York YankeesDiv SeriesMLB31000.002002.2201201.366.750.003.376.752.000.00.000
1998New York YankeesChamp. SeriesMLB310120.253001.1331303.6420.250.006.7520.253.000.00.000
1998New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB31000.003002.1201401.437.710.003.8615.434.000.00.000
1999New York YankeesDiv SeriesMLB32000.003001.2101301.675.400.005.4016.203.000.00.000
1999New York YankeesChamp. SeriesMLB32000.002000.2000000.000.000.000.000.0000.00.000
1999New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB32000.004002.2201301.366.750.003.3710.123.000.00.000
2000New York YankeesDiv SeriesMLB33000.002002.0000200.000.000.000.009.0000.00.000
2000New York YankeesChamp. SeriesMLB33009.003003.0530601.6715.000.000.0018.0000.00.000
2000New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB331010.123002.2531102.7316.870.003.373.371.000.001.000
2001Seattle MarinersDiv SeriesMLB34000.003003.0101500.673.000.003.0015.005.000.00.000
2001Seattle MarinersChamp. SeriesMLB34000.002002.1101300.953.860.003.8611.573.000.00.000
2003New York YankeesDiv SeriesMLB3600null10100000.0000010000----------0.00null.000
2003New York YankeesChamp. SeriesMLB36006.0040400103.04220030001.3312.000.000.009.0006.00.000
2003New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB36000.0030300104.04000250001.509.000.004.5011.252.500.00.000
2006St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB39000.0060600105.2100037000.771.590.004.7611.122.330.00.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 1 yrs000.0060600105.7100037000.711.590.004.7611.122.330.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 8 yrs110.7920020000022.7170201124001.246.750.004.379.532.180.00.500
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 7 yrs026.3219019001015.7212110720001.7912.060.004.0211.492.861.15.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 5 yrs101.6916016001016.014030618001.257.880.003.3810.133.000.001.000

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2007-01-12Invited to spring training by Yankees 
2007-01-12Retired 
2006-06-04InjuredDisabled -- - 
2006-05-02ContractSigned by White Sox (minor) 
2006-03-26Released by Cardinals 
2006-01-16ContractSigned by Cardinals (minor) 
2005-01-31ContractSigned by Mariners (minor ) 
2004-10-28Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2004-09-01InjuredActivated from DL 
2004-08-05InjuredDisabled -- flexor tendonitis  
2004-07-26InjuredActivated from DL 
2004-06-16InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2004-05-13InjuredDisabled -- - 
2004-01-14ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rangers. 
2003-10-27Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2003-08-06TradeTraded by Mariners to Yankees for Armando Benitez. 
2002-06-27InjuredActivated from DL 
2002-05-09InjuredDisabled -- inflamed right shoulder 
2000-12-05ContractSigned by Mariners 
2000-12-04ContractSigned as Free Agent by Mariners. 
2000-10-31Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1995-12-07TradeTraded by Mariners with Jim Mecir and Tino Martinez to Yankees for Sterling Hitchcock and Russ Davis. 
1986-12-09Selected by Mariners from Dodgers in the minor league draft. 
1984-06-21Contractsigned 
* 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
1992Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll25109,000-68027-962,245109,000109,000
1993Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll26195,000-5312342968,431109,000304,000
1994Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll27250,000-4661649957,101109,000554,000
1995Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll28275,000-4281853999,520109,000829,000
1996New York YankeesTeam Payroll29860,000-2581972957,870109,0001,689,000
1997New York YankeesTeam Payroll301,090,000-27418701,182,177150,0002,779,000
1998New York YankeesTeam Payroll311,766,667-2281375++1,276,192170,0004,545,667
1999New York YankeesTeam Payroll321,816,666-2721870++1,454,491200,0006,362,333
2000New York YankeesTeam Payroll331,916,667-2721770++1,394,248200,0008,279,000
2001Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll343,333,333-1961079++1,897,758200,00011,612,333
2002Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll353,333,333-2171477++2,011,045200,00014,945,666
2003Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll363,983,333-1771179++2,163,527300,00018,928,999
2003New York YankeesTeam Payroll363,983,333-1771679++2,163,527300,00018,928,999
2004Texas RangersTeam Payroll371,800,000-2847692,070,100300,00020,728,999
2005Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll38400,000-53318412,189,055300,00021,128,999
2006Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll39327,000-74229-2,365,072327,00021,455,999
* 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