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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
James Lea Anderson
Stat Years
1975-1986  [mlb] 1978-1984
Height/Weight
6-0 / 170
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
SS (557) ... 3B (191) ... 2B (121) ... C (28) ... OF (9) ... DH (7) ... 1B (7)
Draft Position
SS
Born Date/Place
High School
Kennedy (Granada Hills,CA)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the California Angels in Round #2 (#25 overall) of the 1975 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1978-07-02 - Boxscore  (Age: 21.129)
Service Time
Organizations
TEX [4] CAL [3] SEA [2] LAN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 8202 ... retro id: andej001 ... mlbam id: 110241
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1975Idaho FallsPioRk----18ss---171253427336027000000000.289.289.348.637253889.000.059.0000.000.000.000.00.0012.3
    1976SalinasCalifA+----19ss---213646967124144451000000000.264.264.337.60146915822.000.073.0000.000.000.00117.20.8517.7
    1977El Paso DiablosTexAAcal-20ss---3120417871192411873510715744600.285.390.477.86750219943.350.192.29014.1411.350.8023.23.5936.1
    1978Salt Lake GullsPCLAAAcal-21ss---472248366413153233253722100.258.330.379.7092789419.222.121.2858.9913.311.4849.61.8029.7
    1978California AngelsALMLBcal1421ssL-S-E-P448108621700700111607115.194.267.259.526127287.167.065.2268.6612.601.450.00.0033.3
    1979California AngelsALMLBcal1422ssL-S-E-P596234335813132332173119306.248.298.350.6482648217.179.102.2716.4411.741.8278.01.1429.3
    1980Seattle MarinersALMLBsea423ss-3bL-S-E-P611631746727083024273936215.227.292.325.61735510315.177.098.2357.6110.991.4439.62.2520.8
    1981Seattle MarinersALMLBsea3924ssL-S-E-P77016212337021935172911004.204.283.284.567181469.173.080.2379.3916.021.7181.01.1027.3
    1982Denver BearsAmerAAAtex-253b-ss---812848895153303168341455277710.314.375.486.86155423749.270.172.3218.129.391.1630.52.8932.0
    1983Texas RangersALMLBtex4626ss-2bL-S-E-P9501028221106125804003.216.252.245.497111252.069.029.2344.507.211.600.00.009.1
    1984Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-273b---10361171025601900152100310.214.296.291.587135347.205.077.24511.1115.561.40117.00.7428.0
    1984Texas RangersALMLBtex1427ssL-S-E-P103947250001004702000.106.176.106.2825350.085.000.1257.5513.211.750.00.000.0
    1985Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-282b-ss---111264355910721484323706223720.246.348.368.71651716033.280.122.26613.5411.990.8954.41.5530.8
    1986Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-29ss---12114396539820043833455516410.247.323.328.65145213024.194.081.2769.9612.171.2299.00.8824.5
    MLB Totals (6 yrs)4199701072113521386913811305296223.218.280.298.578109128950.160.080.2387.4211.921.6074.61.1923.7
    American League Totals (6 yrs)4199701072113521386913811305296223.218.280.298.578109128950.160.080.2387.4211.921.6074.61.1923.7
    Minor League Totals80328234497631311956356172027128416222850.270.335.390.72531601100206.214.120.2828.588.991.0550.41.7727.0
    Minor: Rk Totals71253427336027000000000.289.289.348.637253889.059.059.2890.000.000.000.00.0012.3
    Minor: A+ Totals13646967124144451000000000.264.264.337.60146915822.072.073.2580.000.000.00117.20.8517.7
    Minor: AA Totals120417871192411873510715744600.285.390.477.86750219943.350.192.29014.1411.350.8023.23.5936.1
    Minor: AAA Totals476168425344790834205121020022712182250.265.344.389.7331936655132.243.124.28610.3311.731.1449.51.7629.5
    Seattle Mariners Totals (2 yrs)18647958105140104959446847219.219.289.311.60053614924.175.092.2368.2112.691.5547.91.8722.9
    California Angels Totals (2 yrs)14434239792013303228471164111.231.288.322.61039111024.175.091.2577.1612.021.68114.00.7730.4
    Texas Rangers Totals (2 yrs)89149102711071291506003.181.228.201.429164302.074.020.2015.499.151.670.00.007.4
    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 Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics 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 Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1984Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-271---000.0010001102.20000000010.000.000.000.000.000.000.00.000
    1984Minor Totals: TEXbyYearAAA----271---000.0010001102.70000000010.000.000.000.000.000.002.00.000
    1985Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-282---000.0011000001.00000000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.00.000
    1985Minor Totals: TEXbyYearAAA----281---000.0011000001.00000000000.000.000.000.000.000.002.00.000
    Minor League Totals000.0021001103.70000000010.000.000.000.000.000.002.00.000
    Minor: AAA Totals000.0021001103.70000000010.000.000.000.000.000.002.00.000
    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. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1978Salt Lake GullsPCLAAA212B2100.037513149188.9674.200.0015.329.23
    1978Salt Lake GullsPCLAAA21SS5300.0871931944299280.9365.300.0038.773.61
    1978California AngelsALMLB212B100.0000000.0000.000.000.62.14
    1978California AngelsALMLB21SS4700.07299821179171.9553.600.0029.097.92
    1979California AngelsALMLB22C300.06000661.0002.000.001.93.14
    1979California AngelsALMLB222B600.0580213131.0002.200.003.76.33
    1979California AngelsALMLB223B1000.0480012121.0001.200.006.210.42
    1979California AngelsALMLB22SS8200.01261891742332315.9493.800.0050.685.41
    1980Seattle MarinersALMLB23C100.01100221.0002.000.000.60.95
    1980Seattle MarinersALMLB232B200.01100221.0001.000.001.21.75
    1980Seattle MarinersALMLB233B3300.0316510710696.9062.900.0020.428.43
    1980Seattle MarinersALMLB23SS6500.0871881238287275.9584.200.0040.156.02
    1980Seattle MarinersALMLB23DH500.0000000.0000.000.003.14.37
    1981Seattle MarinersALMLB243B200.00301331.0001.500.001.82.94
    1981Seattle MarinersALMLB24SS6800.0881811544284269.9474.000.0062.497.11
    1982Denver BearsAmerAAA253B7400.0411281415183169.9232.300.0054.857.81
    1982Denver BearsAmerAAA25SS5400.0891681438271257.9484.800.0040.042.22
    1983Texas RangersALMLB26C100.01000111.0001.000.000.62.04
    1983Texas RangersALMLB262B1700.02641266967.9713.900.0010.534.04
    1983Texas RangersALMLB263B300.00100111.0000.300.001.96.03
    1983Texas RangersALMLB26SS2700.01760378077.9632.900.0016.754.02
    1983Texas RangersALMLB26OF300.02000221.0000.700.001.96.09
    1983Texas RangersALMLB26DH200.0000000.0000.000.001.24.07
    1984Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAA27C300.01420116161.0005.300.001.98.34
    1984Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAA272B300.0760013131.0004.300.001.98.35
    1984Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAA273B2700.026460372721.0002.700.0017.575.03
    1984Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAA27SS100.02100331.0003.000.000.62.85
    1984Texas RangersALMLB272B100.00100111.0001.000.000.62.66
    1984Texas RangersALMLB273B600.02400661.0001.000.003.715.43
    1984Texas RangersALMLB27SS3100.035531138988.9892.800.0019.379.53
    1985Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAA28C2000.07612209088.9784.400.0014.115.93
    1985Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAA281B700.0583166261.9848.700.004.95.63
    1985Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAA282B6200.082177333262259.9894.200.0043.749.21
    1985Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAA283B1700.01234244846.9582.700.0012.013.53
    1985Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAA28SS3400.050108226160158.9884.600.0023.927.02
    1985Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAA28OF500.07210109.9001.800.003.54.09
    1986Albuquerque DukesPCLAAA292B800.01113252624.9233.000.005.67.02
    1986Albuquerque DukesPCLAAA293B1900.0735354542.9332.200.0013.416.74
    1986Albuquerque DukesPCLAAA29SS9500.01812921785490473.9655.000.0066.983.31
    1986Albuquerque DukesPCLAAA29OF100.01000111.0001.000.000.70.911
    MLB Totals - (C)5008100991.0001.800.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (2B)27003251288583.9763.100.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (3B)54003781108128118.9222.200.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (SS)320004257705616512511195.9553.700.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)3002000221.0000.700.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)700000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (C)2300901421106104.9814.500.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (1B)700583166261.9848.700.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (2B)9400137247852392384.9804.100.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (3B)13700862431927348329.9452.400.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (SS)237004097625219312231171.9574.900.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (OF)60082101110.9091.700.000.00.00
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    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
    1978MLB---1-47-----
    1978Minor---21-53-----
    1979MLB-3-61082-----
    1980MLB-1-23365----5
    1981MLB----268-----
    1982Minor----7454-----
    1983MLB-1-17327---32
    1984MLB---1631-----
    1984Minor-3-3271-----
    1985Minor-207621734---5-
    1986Minor---81995---1-
    Totals-287121191557---97