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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Jeffrey D. Ball
Stat Years
1990-2003  [mlb] 1998-1998
Height/Weight
5-10 / 185
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
3B (514) ... 1B (382) ... OF (80) ... 2B (34) ... SS (9)
Draft Position
3B
Born Date/Place
High School
Atwater (Atwater,CA)
Colleges
San Jose State University (San Jose, California)
Draft
Selected by the Houston Astros in Round #12 (#332 overall) of the 1990 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Tom Wheeler
MLB Debut
1998-06-10 - Boxscore  (Age: 29.054)
Service Time
Organizations
HOU [7] SFN [3] OAK [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 8426 ... retro id: ballj003 ... mlbam id: 133440
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1990San Jose StateBigWestNCAA-1------211bDR:12-332---602415482173158377223600000.340.000.622.622015035.373.282.0000.000.001.6416.10.0042.7
    1990Auburn AstrosNYPLA-hou-213b---1702634076181538205223543510.289.347.422.76929711124.274.133.3117.4111.781.5952.61.6831.6
    1991Osceola AstrosFSLA+hou-223b---211739153961535512084974103440.246.341.338.67945713223.248.092.28810.7216.191.5178.21.0924.0
    1992Jackson GeneralsTexAAhou-233b-1b---3932782753141524532058102110.191.269.302.5713118420.191.111.2226.4318.652.9055.61.6137.7
    1993Quad Cities River BanditsMidwAhou-24of-1b---41123896911428214764019586271530.293.390.483.87346018844.393.190.31412.6113.481.0727.83.0438.6
    1994Jackson GeneralsTexAAhou-251b-3b---511135865113303135788347455339.316.380.525.90540518846.304.209.3658.4018.272.1827.53.2140.7
    1995Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-263b-1b---6110362581062524561152566745313.293.346.406.75240314731.199.113.3436.2016.382.6490.50.9929.2
    1996Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-271b---71164296413931219731083483101112.324.374.538.91246523152.298.214.3667.3117.852.4422.64.0937.4
    1997Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAAsfn-283b---812647090151383181031045884517512.321.396.530.92654124959.345.209.35510.7215.531.4526.13.3339.1
    1998Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAAsfn-291b---9124456811352902180525586801618.296.381.498.87952022750.329.202.32610.5816.541.5621.74.0437.0
    1998San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn38291bL-S-E-P924010000000000000.250.250.250.500410.000.000.2500.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1999Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAoak-303b---109634650107222851723757374019.309.377.454.83139715732.266.145.3479.3214.361.5443.22.0229.9
    2000Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAAsfn2231of---117222332548151111154551018.242.305.354.6592447914.179.112.2836.1518.443.0044.62.0525.9
    2001Newark BearsAtlIndy------321b---121063495687141115012475100007.249.338.390.72839613626.272.141.00011.8712.881.0931.72.7829.9
    2001Cancun LangosterosMexAAA----321b---123211918345121511152200003.286.366.395.761134478.235.109.00011.1916.421.4759.51.4923.5
    2002Atlantic City SurfAtlIndy------331b---135519429509162121263100004.258.345.407.7522207916.289.149.00011.8214.091.1932.32.7332.0
    2003Atlantic City SurfAtlIndy----341b---14412100000001200000.000.077.000.0771300.083.000.0007.6915.382.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (1 yrs)24010000000000000.250.250.250.500410.000.000.2500.000.000.000.00.000.0
    National League Totals (1 yrs)24010000000000000.250.250.250.500410.000.000.2500.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor League Totals11794084647117826321119635138664227466527362894.288.361.451.81246341840403.283.163.3259.1116.101.7734.32.5734.2
    Minor: Indy Totals165555861372321771337484000011.247.335.387.72262921542.274.140.26411.7613.351.1432.72.7030.7
    Minor: A- Totals702634076181538205223543510.289.347.422.76929711124.274.133.3117.4111.781.5952.61.6831.6
    Minor: A Totals1123896911428214764019586271530.293.390.483.87346018844.393.190.31412.6113.481.0727.83.0438.6
    Minor: A+ Totals11739153961535512084974103440.246.341.338.67945713223.248.092.28810.7216.191.5178.21.0924.0
    Minor: AA Totals204636921664441881131154132157449.261.331.428.75971627266.255.167.3027.5418.442.4435.32.5139.8
    Minor: AAA Totals6762405393726158117738945232394432913181685.302.369.473.84227041137246.279.171.3418.8416.381.8531.22.8533.9
    San Francisco Giants Totals (1 yrs)24010000000000000.250.250.250.500410.000.000.2500.000.000.000.00.000.0
    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 Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1990Auburn AstrosNYPLA-213B6900.0481191910186167.8982.400.0089.698.61
    1991Osceola AstrosFSLA+221B100.01000010101.00010.000.000.80.96
    1991Osceola AstrosFSLA+223B10800.0621832723272245.9012.300.0085.092.31
    1992Jackson GeneralsTexAA231B3500.024222634270264.9787.500.0025.937.62
    1992Jackson GeneralsTexAA232B700.01112322623.8853.300.005.27.54
    1992Jackson GeneralsTexAA233B4600.01478181011092.8362.000.0034.149.53
    1993Quad Cities River BanditsMidwA241B1900.01766220184182.9899.600.0014.617.02
    1993Quad Cities River BanditsMidwA242B1000.013160529291.0002.900.007.78.93
    1993Quad Cities River BanditsMidwA243B1800.0727423834.8951.900.0013.816.13
    1993Quad Cities River BanditsMidwA24OF3300.0420404642.9131.300.0025.429.56
    1994Jackson GeneralsTexAA251B4800.028722324312309.9906.400.0035.643.22
    1994Jackson GeneralsTexAA252B1400.025260451511.0003.600.0010.412.62
    1994Jackson GeneralsTexAA253B3200.01866719184.9232.600.0023.728.82
    1994Jackson GeneralsTexAA25SS900.09000991.0001.000.006.78.18
    1995Tucson TorosPCLAAA261B3500.027216325291288.9908.200.0024.531.83
    1995Tucson TorosPCLAAA263B4600.01993511117112.9572.400.0032.241.82
    1995Tucson TorosPCLAAA26OF1500.01900019191.0001.300.0010.513.68
    1996Tucson TorosPCLAAA271B9400.0773641272849837.9868.900.0065.381.01
    1996Tucson TorosPCLAAA273B2100.0934634943.8782.000.0014.618.15
    1997Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAA281B300.0206122726.9638.700.002.12.43
    1997Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAA282B200.0331076.8573.000.001.41.66
    1997Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAA283B10700.0461661413226212.9382.000.0074.884.91
    1998Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAA291B11500.091762685985979.9948.500.0070.692.71
    1998Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAA293B600.0214351916.8422.700.003.74.84
    1998San Francisco GiantsNLMLB291B100.01000110101.00010.000.000.650.04
    1999Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAA301B2400.017212220186184.9897.700.0016.925.03
    1999Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAA303B5600.030981212140128.9142.300.0039.458.32
    1999Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAA30OF100.0000000.0000.000.000.71.011
    2000Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAA311B700.04730250501.0007.100.005.09.72
    2000Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAA312B100.0000000.0000.000.000.71.47
    2000Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAA313B500.02620108.8001.600.003.56.93
    2000Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAA31OF3100.0292503631.8611.000.0022.043.16
    MLB Totals - (1B)1001000110101.00010.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (1B)2780022011632420623882364.9908.500.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (2B)300331076.8572.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (3B)241001084114244561519.9252.200.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (OF)4700482505550.9091.100.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (1B)830052944958582573.9856.900.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (2B)21003638367774.9613.500.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (3B)7800321442511201176.8762.300.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (SS)9009000991.0001.000.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (1B)1001000010101.00010.000.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (3B)10800621832723272245.9012.300.000.00.00
    A Totals - (1B)19001766220184182.9899.600.000.00.00
    A Totals - (2B)100013160529291.0002.900.000.00.00
    A Totals - (3B)1800727423834.8951.900.000.00.00
    A Totals - (OF)3300420404642.9131.300.000.00.00
    A- Totals - (3B)6900481191910186167.8982.400.000.00.00
    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
    1990Minor----69------
    1991Minor--1-108------
    1992Minor--35746------
    1993Minor--191018----33-
    1994Minor--4814329-----
    1995Minor--35-46----15-
    1996Minor--94-21------
    1997Minor--32107------
    1998MLB--1--------
    1998Minor--115-6------
    1999Minor--24-56----1-
    2000Minor--715----31-
    Totals--382345149---80-