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Jimmy OstingTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1995-2004 MLB Years: 2001-2002
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Rated Prospect

PositionsP-151Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJames Michael Osting
Height6-5Weight180BatsRightThrowsLeft
Born DateApril 7,1977 [41.046]PlaceLouisville,Kentucky
High SchoolTrinity (Louisville,KY)

DraftedSelected by the Atlanta Braves [Team Picks] in the 4th round (113rd overall) of the 1995 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsHep Cronin
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1997-ATL-#10 ... 2000-ATL-#8
MLB DebutMay 2,2001 [24.025]
OrganizationsATL [5] COL [1] KCA [1] MIL [1] PHI [1] SDN [1] TBA [1] Awards2
TBC Player ID7577Retrosheet IDostij001MLBAM ID275701
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts57Walks41Hittable59SO/BB49vsPower59Hitting14Durability49Team.476Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1995Danville BravesAppRkatl-ST18277.1511101000039.04634311254312001.8210.620.235.779.921.72.222-
1996Eugene EmeraldsNwstA-atl-ST19212.59550000024.014117113351001.115.180.374.8112.952.69.667-
1997Macon BravesSALAatl-ST20233.2815150000057.2542821329625001.448.430.474.539.682.14.400-
1999Macon BravesSALAatl-S/R221442.88272250052147.0130524713301312001.097.960.801.848.024.37.778-
2000Myrtle Beach PelicansCaroA+atl34ST23223.13440000023.0258805170001.309.78--1.966.653.40.500-
2000Greenville BravesSouAAatl-ST23262.6511110000071.0673021629521001.358.450.763.666.561.79.250-
2000Reading PhilliesEastAAphi22ST23422.381091110056.2531715126312001.398.420.164.134.921.19.667-
2000Richmond BravesILAAAatl-ST230211.5733000009.015121221121002.7914.461.9310.611.930.18.000-
2000Minor Totals (4 teams)MinorAA--ST08123.14282711100159.016067569711024001.448.980.513.995.731.44.400-
2001Carolina MudcatsSouAAcol-ST24101.8011000005.03111330001.205.401.805.405.401.001.000-
2001Mobile BayBearsSouAAsdn22ST24943.5918180000097.2854139642697001.307.830.553.876.361.64.692-
2001Portland BeaversPCLAAAsdn-ST24149.59550000025.0412727510150002.0114.571.783.555.331.50.200-
2001Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorAA--ST01184.71242400000127.112969671255877001.449.070.843.876.121.58.579-
2001San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn40Rel24000.0030300102.01000230001.504.50--9.0013.501.50-3.05
2002Indianapolis IndiansILAAAmil34ST25573.48222203100126.211552497381122101.218.170.502.707.962.95.417-
2002Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil30ST25027.50330000012.018111031070002.3313.502.257.505.250.70.0007.55
2003Omaha RoyalsPCLAAAkca34ST26145.66990100049.04831311023261001.448.761.824.204.741.13.200-
2004Montgomery BiscuitsSouAAtba34ST27039.90440000010.01411110892002.2012.60--7.208.101.13.000-
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter026.43633001014.0191110312100002.2112.211.937.716.430.83.0003.93
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter45493.8814513875252739.17103553205629260736101.358.610.683.547.362.08.479-
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter7175.08393904100209.221912211924821554101.439.361.033.506.621.89.292-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter16153.25444311100239.2222100871410816412001.378.300.524.046.131.52.516-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter223.13440000023.0258805170001.309.78--1.966.653.40.500-
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1672.99423750052204.2184806816591937001.198.090.702.598.493.27.696-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter212.59550000024.014117113351001.115.180.374.8112.952.69.667-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter277.1511101000039.04634311254312001.8210.620.235.779.921.72.222-
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter027.50330000012.018111031070002.3313.502.257.505.250.70.000-
San Diego Padres Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0030300102.01000230001.504.50--9.0013.501.50--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings0316.4394474700160220.0299173157471891570002.2112.211.937.716.430.83.0003.93
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings13153.88434121111220.021010595178718011001.358.610.683.547.362.08.464-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2000Greenville BravesSouAAatl-p231110010000001500000.100.182.100.2821011.200.000.100.1479.0945.455.000.000.000.00
2000Reading PhilliesEastAAphi22p23107010000001300000.143.250.143.393108.250.000.143.20312.5037.503.000.000.000.00
2000Totals for AA-AA         2117020000002800000.118.211.118.3292019.222.000.118.17110.5342.114.000.000.000.00
2000Richmond BravesILAAAatl-p2332000000000201000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
2000Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor         24190200000021001000.105.190.105.2952022.222.000.105.1549.0945.455.000.000.000.00
2001Carolina MudcatsSouAAcol-p24112100000010000001.0001.0001.0002.0001021.000.0001.000.79650.000.000.000.000.000.00
2001Mobile BayBearsSouAAsdn22p241821110001003602000.048.167.048.2151026.067.000.143.12511.5423.082.000.000.000.00
2000Totals for Sou-Sou         1922320001004602000.091.231.091.3222028.125.000.182.18014.2921.431.500.000.000.00
2001Portland BeaversPCLAAAsdn-p2453000000000103000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.0016.670.000.000.000.00
2001Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor         2425320001004705000.080.207.080.2872034.111.000.160.15811.7620.591.750.000.000.00
2002Indianapolis IndiansILAAAmil34p252214030001000400001.214.214.214.4283014.300.000.000.1910.0028.570.000.000.000.00
2002Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil30p2533000000000101000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter33000000000101000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter70583700020062106001.121.203.121.3247070.189.000.103.0008.5730.003.500.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter3019030001000704001.158.158.158.3163023.250.000.000.0000.0030.430.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter40393400010061402000.103.222.103.3254047.160.000.154.00012.7729.792.330.000.000.00
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter33000000000101000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16216200000000054054000.000.000.000.00000216.000.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games1621347160005001449014002.121.203.121.324160162.189.000.103.0008.5730.003.500.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1995Danville Braves AppRkatl18P11--15--661.0000.55------11100.016.4
1996Eugene Emeralds NwstA-atl19P5--21--331.0000.60------5100.06.6
1997Macon Braves SALAatl20P15--4121-1716.9411.07------15100.010.7
1999Macon Braves SALAatl22P27--7301-3837.9741.37------27100.019.6
2000Myrtle Beach Pelicans CaroA+atl23P4--23--551.0001.25------4100.02.9
2000Greenville Braves SouAAatl23P11--811-119191.0001.73------11100.07.9
2000Reading Phillies EastAAphi23P10--411-115151.0001.50------10100.07.0
2000Richmond Braves ILAAAatl23P3---1--111.0000.33------3100.02.1
2001Mobile BayBears SouAAsdn24P18--314-117171.0000.94------18100.013.0
2001Carolina Mudcats SouAAcol24P1---1--111.0001.00------1100.00.7
2001Portland Beavers PCLAAAsdn24P5--13--441.0000.80------5100.03.5
2001San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn24P3-2-------------3100.01.9
2002Indianapolis Indians ILAAAmil25P22--621-127271.0001.23------22100.015.4
2002Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil25P3-1213--441.0001.330.33-----3100.01.9
2003Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca26P9---7-1771.0000.78------9100.07.4
2004Montgomery Biscuits SouAAtba27P4---3--331.0000.75------4100.02.9
MLB Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P6-1413--441.0000.670.29-----60.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P39--732-239391.0001.00------390.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P44--1540-355551.0001.25------440.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P4--23--551.0001.25------40.00.0
A Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P42--11422-5553.9641.26------420.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P5--21--331.0000.60------50.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P11--15--661.0000.55------110.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1995Danville Braves AppRkatl1811----------
1996Eugene Emeralds NwstA-atl195----------
1997Macon Braves SALAatl2015----------
1999Macon Braves SALAatl2227----------
2000Myrtle Beach Pelicans CaroA+atl234----------
2000Greenville Braves SouAAatl2311----------
2000Reading Phillies EastAAphi2310----------
2000Richmond Braves ILAAAatl233----------
2001Mobile BayBears SouAAsdn2418----------
2001Carolina Mudcats SouAAcol241----------
2001Portland Beavers PCLAAAsdn245----------
2001San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn243----------
2002Indianapolis Indians ILAAAmil2522----------
2002Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil253----------
2003Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca269----------
2004Montgomery Biscuits SouAAtba274----------

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1995High School All-American - 2nd Team (P)1
1999South Atlantic League All-Star Team (LHP)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2004-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2004-05-07ContractSigned as Free Agent by Devil Rays. 
2003-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2002-11-22ContractSigned as Free Agent by Royals. 
2002-09-30Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2002-08-17InjuredActivated from DL 
2002-08-02InjuredDisabled -- strained left shoulder  
2001-11-19ContractSigned as Free Agent by Brewers. 
2001-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2001-04-11Claimed on waivers by Padres from Rockies. 
2001-04-04Claimed on waivers by Rockies from Phillies. 
2000-07-12TradeTraded by Braves with Bruce Chen to Phillies for Andy Ashby. 
* 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
2001San Diego PadresTeam Payroll24200,000-77147-1,897,758200,000200,000
2002Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll25200,000-75747-2,011,045200,000400,000
* 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