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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
John Farrow Cotton
Stat Years
1989-2003
Height/Weight
6-0 / 170
Bats/Throws
Left / Right
Positions
OF (544) ... 2B (451) ... 3B (161) ... SS (61) ... 1B (54) ... C (1)
Draft Position
2B
Born Date/Place
1970-10-30 in Houston, Texas   [49.151]
High School
Crockett (Crockett,TX)
Colleges
Angelina College (Lufkin, Texas)
Draft
Selected by the Cleveland Indians in Round #10 (#255 overall) of the 1989 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Tom Chandler
MLB Debut
Service Time
Organizations
CLE [5] COL [2] SDN [2] PIT [1] LAN [1] MON [1] DET [1] CHA [1] CHN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 75653
Relations
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1989Burlington IndiansAppRkcle-182b164227364751222203225634100.207.285.264.549257608.229.057.2658.5621.792.55113.50.7817.0
    1990Watertown IndiansNYPLA-cle-192b273286536094227247407121220.210.309.290.5993318315.280.080.27012.0821.451.78143.00.6025.0
    1991Columbus IndiansSALAcle-202b31224058892119134257149313533310.227.373.395.76850716033.504.168.30418.3426.631.4531.12.5635.9
    1992Kinston IndiansCaroA+cle-212b410336067727311392374810621210.200.296.328.62441311821.306.128.24911.6225.672.2132.72.6629.2
    1993Kinston IndiansCaroA+cle-22of5127454811201631351282459130115210.264.361.399.76053118132.273.135.34211.1124.482.2034.92.4526.7
    1994Springfield SultansMidwAsdn-23of624821419531871121900000.232.330.402.73294339.390.170.29012.7720.211.5882.01.0647.4
    1994Rancho Cucamonga QuakesCalifA+sdn-23of64817135353241993224820003.205.303.316.619195549.275.111.26111.2824.622.1842.82.0525.7
    1994Wichita WranglersTexAAsdn-23ss634859164031420132010233.188.297.341.638101297.329.153.20312.8719.801.5428.32.9743.8
    1995Memphis ChicksSouAAsdn-24of71214076010319812471563810146402.253.320.428.74845917439.290.175.3058.2822.002.6633.92.6137.9
    1996Jacksonville SunsSouAAdet-25of-3b8632173452741339153196620122.240.305.488.79323910624.392.248.2817.9527.623.4716.75.4446.2
    1996Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-25of8501711432714194476422001.187.228.310.5381825312.164.123.2723.8535.169.1442.82.2037.5
    1997Birmingham BaronsSouAAcha-262b93312423361027261293320103.290.346.573.9191367119.347.283.3416.6224.263.6717.75.1552.8
    1997Nashville SoundsAmerAAAcha-26of9943234587143115082249401217.269.318.433.75135014028.257.164.3456.8626.863.9229.43.1432.2
    1998Daytona CubsFSLA+chn-27of-3b10124881440311003810003.292.346.563.90952277.333.271.2975.7715.382.6716.05.7750.0
    1998West Tennessee Diamond JaxxSouAAchn-27of-3b109031946931431353103196840513.292.334.476.81034715230.266.184.3295.4819.603.5824.53.7532.3
    1999Carolina MudcatsSouAAcol-283b1142163274690102101104810013.282.328.521.8491748519.294.239.3435.7527.594.8016.35.7541.3
    1999Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-283b-of11702355074181154842146421346.315.354.591.94525513934.345.276.3715.4925.104.5715.75.8846.0
    2000Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol2429of12103314581032151662130309710236.328.386.580.96634718242.389.252.4298.6527.953.2319.64.6140.8
    2001Harrisburg SenatorsEastAAmon-301b-3b13517550038001500000.294.333.8241.15718143.588.530.2225.5627.785.005.716.6760.0
    2001Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAlan34301b-2b134212715262081711114420032.205.279.409.6881405210.291.204.2407.8631.434.0015.95.7138.5
    2001Nashville SoundsPCLAAApit-303b-1b13308071640190252201013.200.247.288.53586235.125.088.2635.8125.584.4080.01.1631.2
    2001Ottawa LynxILAAAmon-303b1324931126815152162510021.280.330.548.8781005114.344.268.3336.0025.004.1718.65.0053.8
    2002Quebec CapitalesNorthernIndy------31if148534565106183127320306600003.307.363.481.84437516633.267.174.0008.0017.602.2028.83.2031.1
    2003Sioux City ExplorersNorthernIndy----32if1571273458122384441305530237.297.370.487.85730813333.311.190.3449.7417.861.8334.12.6040.7
    Minor League Totals137447087861174197531706472438650513244625302648.249.326.422.74853141987420.313.173.3099.5024.922.6227.73.2035.8
    Minor: Indy Totals156618110187406201176160121302310.303.366.484.85068329966.286.181.3498.7817.722.0230.92.9335.3
    Minor: Rk Totals64227364751222203225634100.207.285.264.549257608.229.057.2658.5621.792.55113.50.7817.0
    Minor: A- Totals73286536094227247407121220.210.309.290.5993318315.280.080.27012.0821.451.78143.00.6025.0
    Minor: A Totals14648710211116121450641510515433310.228.366.396.76260119342.485.168.30117.4725.621.4734.82.3337.8
    Minor: A+ Totals2901033191241308311206034132292166426.233.328.368.696119138069.288.135.29411.0824.522.2133.32.6028.6
    Minor: AA Totals3881332204351631761208431510934114613716.264.323.474.7971474631141.313.210.3087.3923.133.1321.84.1440.2
    Minor: AAA Totals41313432003647411602203212974108571426.271.322.477.7991460640145.293.206.3456.6428.084.2322.44.1139.8
    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
    1989Burlington IndiansAppRk182B6400.01241532930306277.9054.300.0094.1100.01
    1990Watertown IndiansNYPLA-192B7300.01441942639364338.9294.600.0094.8100.01
    1991Columbus IndiansSALA202B11300.01863053555526491.9334.300.0079.692.61
    1991Columbus IndiansSALA20SS100.0001010.0000.000.000.70.85
    1992Kinston IndiansCaroA+212B9700.01732312945433404.9334.200.00140.694.21
    1993Kinston IndiansCaroA+222B400.0750312121.0003.000.002.93.13
    1993Kinston IndiansCaroA+22OF12500.0214961229223.9741.800.0090.698.41
    1994Springfield SultansMidwA23OF2200.03610037371.0001.700.0015.791.76
    1994Rancho Cucamonga QuakesCalifA+23OF4200.0831408884.9552.000.0030.987.55
    1994Wichita WranglersTexAA23SS2600.0313313734.9191.300.0019.176.57
    1995Memphis ChicksSouAA241B100.02001221.0002.000.000.70.84
    1995Memphis ChicksSouAA242B200.0311154.8002.000.001.41.76
    1995Memphis ChicksSouAA243B100.00100111.0001.000.000.70.87
    1995Memphis ChicksSouAA24SS2400.03034476864.9412.700.0016.919.83
    1995Memphis ChicksSouAA24OF9000.01781061194188.9692.100.0063.474.42
    1996Jacksonville SunsSouAA251B100.07001771.0007.000.000.71.64
    1996Jacksonville SunsSouAA252B600.0718242725.9264.200.004.39.52
    1996Jacksonville SunsSouAA253B2300.0724623731.8381.300.0016.736.52
    1996Jacksonville SunsSouAA25SS900.06150521211.0002.300.006.514.32
    1996Jacksonville SunsSouAA25OF3500.04250047471.0001.300.0025.455.65
    1996Toledo Mud HensILAAA252B800.0913232422.9172.800.005.616.03
    1996Toledo Mud HensILAAA25SS100.01000111.0001.000.000.72.03
    1996Toledo Mud HensILAAA25OF3600.0754218179.9752.200.0025.472.06
    1997Birmingham BaronsSouAA262B2400.06050617116110.9484.600.0017.472.72
    1997Birmingham BaronsSouAA263B500.0144095.5561.000.003.615.26
    1997Birmingham BaronsSouAA26OF400.05000551.0001.300.002.912.17
    1997Nashville SoundsAmerAAA261B200.05202771.0003.500.001.42.17
    1997Nashville SoundsAmerAAA262B1100.01624274240.9523.600.007.711.73
    1997Nashville SoundsAmerAAA263B300.0001010.0000.000.002.13.29
    1997Nashville SoundsAmerAAA26OF6300.0106722115113.9831.800.0044.167.02
    1998Daytona CubsFSLA+273B500.029201311.8462.200.003.641.75
    1998Daytona CubsFSLA+27OF700.09000991.0001.300.005.058.37
    1998West Tennessee Diamond JaxxSouAA271B1800.014011091511511.0008.400.0012.920.04
    1998West Tennessee Diamond JaxxSouAA272B900.09220531311.0003.400.006.410.05
    1998West Tennessee Diamond JaxxSouAA273B2900.01747947364.8772.200.0020.732.22
    1998West Tennessee Diamond JaxxSouAA27OF3600.0402104342.9771.200.0025.740.06
    1999Carolina MudcatsSouAA283B3600.022541338976.8542.100.0025.785.72
    1999Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAA281B200.05002551.0002.500.001.42.94
    1999Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAA282B1300.0194001159591.0004.500.009.418.62
    1999Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAA283B2600.01361577974.9372.800.0018.737.12
    1999Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAA28OF1800.0211202422.9171.200.0012.925.77
    2000Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAA29C100.04000441.0004.000.000.71.07
    2000Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAA291B200.04000441.0002.000.001.41.97
    2000Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAA292B1200.019140533331.0002.800.008.511.74
    2000Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAA293B200.00300331.0001.500.001.41.94
    2000Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAA29OF6100.0744728578.9181.300.0043.059.23
    2001Harrisburg SenatorsEastAA301B300.0102201412.8574.000.002.160.04
    2001Harrisburg SenatorsEastAA303B200.00300331.0001.500.001.440.08
    2001Harrisburg SenatorsEastAA30OF100.0000000.0000.000.000.720.012
    2001Las Vegas StarsPCLAAA301B2100.014850171531531.0007.300.0014.650.03
    2001Nashville SoundsPCLAAA301B400.0372134039.9759.800.002.813.35
    2001Las Vegas StarsPCLAAA302B1400.022230745451.0003.200.009.733.35
    2001Ottawa LynxILAAA302B100.02500771.0007.000.000.74.23
    2001Ottawa LynxILAAA303B1900.0934935243.8272.300.0013.279.24
    2001Nashville SoundsPCLAAA303B800.0512322017.8502.100.005.726.73
    2001Las Vegas StarsPCLAAA303B200.00400441.0002.000.001.44.87
    2001Las Vegas StarsPCLAAA30OF200.01000111.0000.500.001.44.810
    2001Nashville SoundsPCLAAA30OF200.02000221.0001.000.001.46.714
    AAA Totals - (C)1004000441.0004.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (1B)31001999124209208.9956.700.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (2B)590087119433210206.9813.500.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (3B)6000271141812159141.8872.400.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (SS)1001000111.0001.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (OF)1820027916135308295.9581.600.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (1B)230015913211174172.9897.500.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (2B)41007991927179170.9504.100.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (3B)960047133329212180.8491.900.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (SS)59006752713126119.9442.000.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (OF)166002651771289282.9761.700.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (2B)101001802362948445416.9354.100.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (3B)50029201311.8462.200.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (OF)1740030610101326316.9691.800.000.00.00
    A Totals - (2B)113001863053555526491.9334.300.000.00.00
    A Totals - (SS)100001010.0000.000.000.00.00
    A Totals - (OF)22003610037371.0001.700.000.00.00
    A- Totals - (2B)73001441942639364338.9294.600.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (2B)64001241532930306277.9054.300.000.00.00
    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
    1989Minor---64-------
    1990Minor---73-------
    1991Minor---113-1-----
    1992Minor---97-------
    1993Minor---4-----125-
    1994Minor-----26---64-
    1995Minor--12124---90-
    1996Minor--1142310---71-
    1997Minor--2358----67-
    1998Minor--18934----43-
    1999Minor--21362----18-
    2000Minor-12122----61-
    2001Minor--281531----5-
    Totals-15445116161---544-