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Joe MaysTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1995-2007 MLB Years: 1999-2006
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PositionsP-299Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJoseph Emerson Mays
Height6-1Weight185BatsBothThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 10,1975 [43.041]PlaceFlint,Michigan
High SchoolSoutheast (Bradenton,FL)
CollegeState College of Florida Manatee-Sarasota (Bradenton,FL)

DraftedSelected by the Seattle Mariners [Team Picks] in the 6th round (161st overall) of the 1994 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsJohn Ramey
MLB DebutApril 7,1999 [23.119]
OrganizationsMIN [7] SEA [2] CIN [1] KCA [1] LAN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID728Retrosheet IDmaysj001MLBAM ID150222
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts33Walks74Hittable41SO/BB56vsPower41Hitting0Durability62Team.510Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1996Everett Aqua SoxNwstA-sea-S/R20443.0813103000064.0553322322569101.207.690.423.087.832.55.500-
1997Wisconsin Timber RattlersMidwAsea-ST21932.0913130100081.2622019323791001.046.830.332.538.713.43.750-
1997Lancaster JetHawksCalifA+sea-ST21744.8615150100096.01085552934822001.4710.090.843.187.662.41.636-
1997Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST01673.59282802000177.1170757112571613001.288.600.612.888.142.82.6963.14
1998Fort Myers MiracleFSLA+min-ST22723.0416151000094.21014532723834001.319.600.672.197.893.61.778-
1998New Britain Rock CatsEastAAmin-ST22534.9911101000057.2634032421452101.469.830.623.287.022.14.625-
1998Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST01253.78272520000151.0164856411441286101.379.690.652.607.562.91.7063.26
1999Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin53S/R236114.374920292180171.0179928324671156001.449.421.263.536.051.72.3534.79
2000Salt Lake BuzzPCLAAAmin-ST24201.72330000015.2164302182001.159.19--1.1510.349.001.000-
2000Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin53ST247155.56312832110160.019310599206710211001.6210.831.123.765.731.52.3184.74
2001Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25ST2517133.16343404200233.22058782256412311001.157.900.962.474.741.92.5674.21
2002Fort Myers MiracleFSLA+min-ST26012.0833000008.29220370001.389.35--3.127.272.33.000-
2002New Britain Rock CatsEastAAmin-ST26101.2911000007.02111151000.432.571.291.296.435.001.000-
2002Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST0111.72440000015.2113314121000.966.320.572.306.893.00.5003.03
2002Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25ST26485.3817170110095.011360571425386001.4510.671.322.363.591.52.3334.86
2003Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25S/R27886.303121100040130.015992912139503001.5211.011.452.703.461.28.5005.26
2005Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25ST296105.65312651110156.0203109982341594001.5611.711.332.373.401.44.3754.97
2006Louisville BatsILAAAcin51ST30633.0710100100067.0682723413400001.209.090.531.745.353.08.667-
2006Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca22ST300410.27660000023.238332771493002.2014.452.665.323.420.64.0008.01
2006Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin46S/R30017.33743000027.0402322412163001.9313.331.334.005.331.33.0005.22
2007Las Vegas 51sPCLAAAlan-ST31125.16880000045.0543126410291101.4110.720.791.995.762.90.333-
MLB Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter48705.0520615650106140995.0113060155913832951247001.4610.201.252.974.621.56.4071.76
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter42223.54938853000535.25382582123515244422301.288.990.582.547.422.92.656-
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter953.65212101000127.01386252825873101.279.680.561.756.103.48.643-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter634.5912111000064.2654133522503101.359.050.703.066.962.27.667-
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1473.88343311000198.22181028616601726001.399.830.722.707.752.87.667-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter932.0913130100081.2622019323791001.046.830.332.538.713.43.750-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter443.0813103000064.0553322322569101.207.690.423.087.832.55.500-
NCAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter00--00000000.0000000000----------0.00--
Minnesota Twins Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter48654.8519314647106140945.0105254551012730348741001.4310.001.212.884.631.61.425-
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter017.33743000027.0402322412163001.9313.331.334.005.331.33.000-
Kansas City Royals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0410.27660000023.238332771493002.2014.452.665.323.420.64.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings11155.054534112130220.0249133123307311310001.4610.201.252.974.621.56.4231.76
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings1793.54383621000220.02201058714621819101.288.990.582.547.422.92.654-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1999Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin53p2333000000002100000.000.400.000.400005.000.000.667.28940.0020.000.500.000.000.00
2000Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin53p2435121000000201000.400.400.6001.000316.667.200.200.4290.0033.330.000.000.0050.00
2001Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25p2511000000000101000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2003Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25p2723010000001101000.333.500.333.833105.500.000.333.39920.0020.001.000.000.000.00
2005Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25p29313010000000000000.333.333.333.666103.333.000.000.2970.000.000.000.000.000.00
2006Louisville BatsILAAAcin51301112010001001201000.083.154.083.2371014.100.000.083.1237.1414.292.000.000.000.00
2006Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin46p3079021003000401000.222.222.333.5553110.400.111.111.2370.0040.000.000.000.0050.00
2007Las Vegas 51sPCLAAAlan-3184000000000102000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.0016.670.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter4724162003003904000.250.333.333.6668231.400.083.208.0009.6829.033.000.000.0033.33
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1916010001001303000.063.118.063.1811020.077.000.063.0005.0015.003.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1916010001001303000.063.118.063.1811020.077.000.063.0005.0015.003.000.000.000.00
Minnesota Twins Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter4015141000003503000.267.389.333.7225121.400.066.267.00014.2923.811.670.000.0025.00
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter79021003000401000.222.222.333.5553110.400.111.111.0000.0040.000.000.000.0050.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1628332170010001031014000.250.333.333.666287107.400.083.208.0009.6829.033.000.000.0033.33
Average Minor - Per 162 games16213609000900926026000.063.118.063.18190171.077.000.063.0005.0015.003.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1996Everett Aqua Sox NwstA-sea20P13--7154-2622.8461.69------13100.017.3
1997Wisconsin Timber Rattlers MidwAsea21P13--712142019.9501.46------13100.09.4
1997Lancaster JetHawks CalifA+sea21P15--1219123231.9692.07------15100.010.6
1998Fort Myers Miracle FSLA+min22P16--415-119191.0001.19------16100.011.6
1998New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin22P11--43--771.0000.64------11100.07.7
1999Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin23P49-1711723124140.9760.820.23-----49100.030.6
2000Salt Lake Buzz PCLAAAmin24P3---1--111.0000.33------3100.02.1
2000Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin24P31-160924223533.9431.060.21-----31100.019.1
2001Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25P34-2331728124645.9781.320.19-----34100.021.0
2002Fort Myers Miracle FSLA+min26P3---------------3100.02.2
2002New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin26P1--11--221.0002.00------1100.00.7
2002Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin26P17-95713242220.9091.180.21-----17100.010.6
2003Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin27P3121130720132827.9640.870.21-----31100.019.1
2005Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin29P31261561917123736.9731.160.23-----31100.019.1
2006Louisville Bats ILAAAcin30P10--514222119.9051.90------1190.97.0
2006Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin30P742724--661.0000.860.22-----7100.04.3
2006Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca30P662311--221.0000.330.09-----6100.03.7
2007Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAlan31P8---8--881.0001.00------8100.05.6
MLB Totals for P - 7 season(s)-   P2065799579130815217209.9631.010.21-----2060.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P21--523223028.9331.33------210.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P12--54--991.0000.75------120.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P34--1634135150.9801.47------340.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P13--712142019.9501.46------130.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P13--7154-2622.8461.69------130.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1996Everett Aqua Sox NwstA-sea2013----------
1997Wisconsin Timber Rattlers MidwAsea2113----------
1997Lancaster JetHawks CalifA+sea2115----------
1998Fort Myers Miracle FSLA+min2216----------
1998New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin2211----------
1999Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin2349----------
2000Salt Lake Buzz PCLAAAmin243----------
2000Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin2431----------
2001Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin2534----------
2002Fort Myers Miracle FSLA+min263----------
2002New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin261----------
2002Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin2617----------
2003Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin2731----------
2005Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin2931----------
2006Louisville Bats ILAAAcin3010----------
2006Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin307----------
2006Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca306----------
2007Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAlan318----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2002Minnesota TwinsDiv SeriesMLB260114.7311000003.29661210003.4422.092.454.912.450.5014.73.000
2002Minnesota TwinsChamp. SeriesMLB26102.03220000013.112433030000.928.102.030.002.0302.701.000
2006Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB30016.14431000014.2201010229001.5512.271.231.235.524.506.14.000
2007Los Angeles DodgersMLB Spring TrainingMLB31114.76615000017.021992412001.4711.121.062.126.353.004.76.500
MLB Spring Training Totals - 2 yrs125.401046000031.74119194621001.4811.651.141.715.973.505.40.333
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs0114.7311000003.7966121003.0022.092.454.912.450.5014.73.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs102.03220000013.31243303000.908.102.030.002.0302.701.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB3011000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2007Los Angeles DodgersMLB Spring TrainingMLB3140100000001001000.0001.000.0001.000002.000.000.00050.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 2 yrs51100000001001000.000.500.000.500003.000.0001.00033.330.000.000.000.000.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2007-02-06ContractSigned by Dodgers to minor league contract 
2006-05-19ContractSigned by Reds (minor) 
2006-05-17Released by Royals 
2005-12-23ContractSigned by Royals (minor) 
2004-11-10InjuredActivated from DL 
2004-04-04InjuredDisabled -- recovering from Tommy John surgery 
2003-09-14InjuredDisabled -- - 
2002-07-19InjuredActivated from DL 
2002-05-14InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2002-04-18InjuredDisabled -- inflammation in his right elbow 
1997-10-09TradeTraded by Mariners with Jeromy Palki to Twins for Roberto Kelly. 
1997-10-08TradeTraded by Mariners to Twins completing trade in which Twins sent OF Roberto Kelly to Mariners for RHP Jeromy Palki and a player to be named (Aug. 20 1997) 
1995-05-24Contractsigned 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2019 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
1999Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll23200,000-80723-1,454,491200,000200,000
2000Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll24240,000-64116291,394,248200,000440,000
2001Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll25260,000-62416311,897,758200,000700,000
2002Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll262,350,000-279670++2,011,045200,0003,050,000
2003Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll274,150,000-168680++2,163,527300,0007,200,000
2005Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll297,250,000-97490++2,189,055300,00014,450,000
2006Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll301,000,000-38713522,365,072327,00015,450,000
2006Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll301,000,000-38723522,365,072327,00015,450,000
* 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