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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
James W. Atkinson
Stat Years
1979-1982
Height/Weight
6-2 / 180
Bats/Throws
Left / Right
Positions
1B (153) ... 3B (111) ... OF (25) ... SS (1)
Draft Position
3B
Born Date/Place
1957
High School
None listed
Colleges
University of North Carolina (Chapel Hill, North Carolina)
Draft
Selected by the Kansas City Royals in Round #20 (#515 overall) of the 1979 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
Service Time
Organizations
KCA [4]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 70841
Relations
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1979Gulf Coast Royals Blue GCLRkkca-01b-3b1471652656922274225910300.339.423.455.8781947513.279.116.34412.894.640.3682.51.0323.2
    1980Fort Myers RoyalsFSLA+kca-01b-3b211740859108169554152675335500.265.369.385.75448815730.316.120.29013.7310.860.7981.61.0227.8
    1980Jacksonville SunsSouAAkca-03b220699205029216901100.290.342.449.79177317.261.159.3057.7911.691.5034.52.6035.0
    1981Jacksonville SunsSouAAkca-01b39931736718284231454322210.224.322.338.66036810718.262.114.23512.2311.680.9639.62.1725.4
    1982Jacksonville SunsSouAAkca-0of-1b411038351102213124766465301140.266.344.431.77543116536.285.165.28210.6712.301.1531.92.7835.3
    Minor League Totals39313421813575916291793012189167691250.266.356.399.7551558535104.287.133.28312.1310.720.8846.31.8629.1
    Minor: Rk Totals471652656922274225910300.339.423.455.8781947513.279.116.34412.894.640.3682.51.0323.2
    Minor: A+ Totals11740859108169554152675335500.265.369.385.75448815730.316.120.29013.7310.860.7981.61.0227.8
    Minor: AA Totals2297699619334522981189710524450.251.335.394.72987630361.273.143.26511.0711.991.0835.02.5131.6
    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 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 Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1979GCL Royals Blue GCLRk01B2300.018712215201199.9908.700.0043.448.92
    1979GCL Royals Blue GCLRk03B2100.02340957263.8753.000.0039.644.72
    1979West Palm Beach ExposFSLA+0OF1700.02200022221.0001.300.0011.80.08
    1980Fort Myers RoyalsFSLA+01B6500.052846552579574.9918.800.0047.855.61
    1980Fort Myers RoyalsFSLA+03B4900.048731212133121.9102.500.0036.041.92
    1980Fort Myers RoyalsFSLA+0SS100.00100111.0001.000.000.70.95
    1980Jacksonville SunsSouAA01B300.06000661.0002.000.002.115.03
    1980Jacksonville SunsSouAA03B1900.01147486258.9353.100.0013.295.03
    1981Jacksonville SunsSouAA01B5500.045927739493486.9868.800.0038.755.61
    1981Jacksonville SunsSouAA03B1800.01438545752.9122.900.0012.718.23
    1982Jacksonville SunsSouAA01B700.0362123938.9745.400.004.96.43
    1982Jacksonville SunsSouAA03B400.02300551.0001.300.002.83.63
    1982Jacksonville SunsSouAA0OF800.06000661.0000.800.005.67.36
    AA Totals - (1B)65005012984118.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (3B)4100278891213.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (OF)800600011.0000.000.00---------
    A+ Totals - (1B)65005284655219.0000.000.00---------
    A+ Totals - (3B)49004873121213.0000.000.00---------
    A+ Totals - (SS)100010011.0000.000.00---------
    A+ Totals - (OF)17002200011.0000.000.00---------
    Rk Totals - (1B)23001871221519.0000.000.00---------
    Rk Totals - (3B)210023409513.0000.000.00---------
    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
    1979Minor--23-21----17-
    1980Minor--68-681-----
    1981Minor--55-18------
    1982Minor--7-4----8-
    Totals--153-1111---25-