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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Jay Scot Baller
Stat Years
1979-1992  [mlb] 1982-1992
Height/Weight
6-7 / 225
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (655)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
1960-10-06 in Stayton, Oregon   [59.351]
High School
Canby (Canby,OR)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the Philadelphia Phillies in Round #4 (#98 overall) of the 1979 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Bill Harper
MLB Debut
1982-09-19 - Boxscore  (Age: 21.348)
Service Time
Organizations
PHI [6] CHN [3] CLE [2] MON [1] KCA [1] SEA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 8431 ... retro id: ballj001 ... mlbam id: 110517
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1979Helena PhilliesPioRkphi-181---566.3413133100061.0895943934686032.0213.131.335.0210.038.702.00.455
    1979Minor Totals: PHIbyYearRk----181---566.3413133100061.0895943934686032.0213.131.335.0210.038.702.00.455
    1980Spartanburg PhilliesSALAphi-192---1053.56262521010139.01326955117295180101.478.550.714.666.154.471.32.667
    1980Minor Totals: PHIbyYearA----191---1053.56262521010139.01326955117295180101.478.550.714.666.154.471.32.667
    1981Peninsula PilotsCaroA+phi-203---9143.92272761000147.01198564147816615001.347.290.864.7810.165.202.13.391
    1981Minor Totals: PHIbyYearA+----201---9143.92272761000147.01198564147816615001.347.290.864.7810.165.202.13.391
    1982Reading PhilliesEastAAphi-214---982.6850154230358151.11106445785155140121.296.540.425.069.223.811.82.529
    1982Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi41214Log - Sp - Ext - Perf003.3841001308.07431270111.137.881.132.257.884.503.50.000
    1982Minor Totals: PHIbyYearAA----211---982.6850154230358151.31106445785155140121.296.550.425.069.233.811.82.529
    1982MLB Totals: PHIbyYearMLB----211Log - Sp - Ext - Perf003.3841001308.07431270111.137.881.132.257.884.503.50.000
    1983Buffalo BisonsEastAAcle-225---127.53161001115134.2323429335356031.938.310.789.099.098.831.00.333
    1983Charleston CharliesILAAAcle-225---4128.8120162034278.29179779666260122.0010.411.037.557.099.040.94.250
    1983Minor Totals: CLEbyYearAA/AAA----222---5148.4436172014193113.31231131061210197120151.989.790.958.047.728.990.96.263
    1984Buffalo BisonsEastAAcle-236---454.5414134211079.1735040648746071.538.280.685.458.395.671.54.444
    1984Maine GuidesILAAAcle-236---945.3815133112083.28257501548525031.558.821.615.165.596.131.08.692
    1984Minor Totals: CLEbyYearAA/AAA----232---1394.97292673230163.0155107902196126110101.548.561.165.306.965.911.31.591
    1985Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-247---894.23242473000149.0140777012631197001.368.460.723.817.194.651.89.471
    1985Chicago CubsNLMLBchn48247Log - Sp - Ext - Perf233.4620400416152.0522120817312011.339.001.382.945.373.631.82.400
    1985Minor Totals: CHNbyYearAAA----241---894.23242473000149.0140777012631197001.368.460.723.817.194.651.89.471
    1985MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf233.4620400416152.0522120817312011.339.001.382.945.373.631.82.400
    1986Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-258---374.40275112022959.1633229132512061.609.560.154.857.744.851.59.300
    1986Chicago CubsNLMLBchn48258Log - Sp - Ext - Perf245.37360001636553.2583732728422421.609.731.174.707.046.201.50.333
    1986Minor Totals: CHNbyYearAAA----251---374.42275112022959.3633229132512061.619.590.154.877.774.871.59.300
    1986MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf245.41360001636553.7583732728422421.629.811.184.747.116.261.50.333
    1987Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-269---433.644400040441559.1502424724623031.257.581.063.649.403.642.58.571
    1987Chicago CubsNLMLBchn48269Log - Sp - Ext - Perf016.7523000923029.1382222420275201.9811.661.236.148.286.751.35.000
    1987Minor Totals: CHNbyYearAAA----261---433.654400040441559.3502424724623031.257.611.073.659.443.652.58.571
    1987MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf016.8023000923029.3382222420275201.9911.751.246.198.356.801.35.000
    1988Calgary CannonsPCLAAAsea-2710---1073.756610038651098.1914841933824011.268.330.823.027.514.392.48.588
    1988Minor Totals: SEAbyYearAAA----271---1073.766610038651098.3914841933824011.268.350.833.037.524.402.48.588
    1989Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-2811---152.026200059623462.1491914320531011.117.070.432.897.652.742.65.167
    1989Minor Totals: MONbyYearAAA----281---152.036200059623462.3491914320531011.117.100.432.907.682.752.65.167
    1990Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-2912---363.245200047522075.06935273336811061.368.280.363.968.164.202.06.333
    1990Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca372912Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0115.4330002302.14441211012.5715.433.867.713.8615.430.50.000
    1990Minor Totals: KCAbyYearAAA----291---363.245200047522075.06935273336811061.368.280.363.968.164.202.06.333
    1990MLB Totals: KCAbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0117.1430002302.34441211012.8617.144.298.574.2917.140.50.000
    1991Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red BaronsILAAAphi-3013---444.986110051601772.184434010337911031.6210.451.244.119.835.352.39.500
    1991Minor Totals: PHIbyYearAAA----301---444.996110051601772.384434010337911031.6210.491.254.129.865.372.39.500
    1992Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red BaronsILAAAphi-3114---451.424400036442263.1481310025678011.156.820.003.559.521.852.68.444
    1992Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi563114Log - Sp - Ext - Perf008.18800048011.010101051091001.828.184.098.187.368.180.90.000
    1992Minor Totals: PHIbyYearAAA----311---451.434400036442263.3481310025678011.166.850.003.579.561.852.68.444
    1992MLB Totals: PHIbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf008.18800048011.010101051091001.828.184.098.187.368.180.90.000
    MLB Totals (6 yrs)495.259450036896156.31699891267911711751.599.741.504.556.755.651.48.308
    National League Totals (5 yrs)485.089150034866154.01659487257711610741.579.641.464.506.785.491.51.333
    American League Totals (1 yrs)0117.1430002302.34441211012.8617.144.298.574.2917.140.50.000
    Minor League Totals881024.1956115432123374071381,413.7132278865811972912881230711.458.420.764.648.205.021.77.463
    Minor: Rk Totals566.3413133100061.0895943934686032.0213.131.335.0210.038.702.00.455
    Minor: A Totals1053.56262521010139.01326955117295180101.478.550.714.666.154.471.32.667
    Minor: A+ Totals9143.92272761000147.01198564147816615001.347.290.864.7810.165.202.13.391
    Minor: AA Totals14153.8780298442519265.321514811416168264260221.447.300.545.708.965.021.57.483
    Minor: AAA Totals50624.2941560135295355129801.376742738269377695580361.438.620.784.247.814.801.84.446
    Chicago Cubs Totals (3 yrs)484.937940029756135.0148807419651009631.589.871.274.336.675.331.54.333
    Philadelphia Phillies Totals (2 yrs)006.1612100511019.0171413612161111.538.052.845.687.586.631.33.000
    Kansas City Royals Totals (1 yrs)0117.1430002302.34441211012.8617.144.298.574.2917.140.50.000
    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 Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1985Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-24p---1245000000000401000.000.000.000.000600.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.00.000.0
    1985Chicago CubsNLMLBchn4824pL-S-E-P1208000000000601000.000.000.000.000900.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.00.000.0
    1986Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-25p---2271000000000101000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    1986Chicago CubsNLMLBchn4825pL-S-E-P2365000000000101000.000.000.000.000600.000.000.0000.0016.670.000.00.000.0
    1987Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-26p---3442000000000100000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    1987Chicago CubsNLMLBchn4826pL-S-E-P32310100000000000001.0001.0001.0002.000110.000.0001.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1989Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-28p---4622011001000000000.500.5001.0001.500221.500.500.5000.000.000.000.00.00100.0
    MLB Totals (3 yrs)7914010000000702000.071.071.071.1421610.000.000.1430.0043.750.000.00.000.0
    National League Totals (3 yrs)7914010000000702000.071.071.071.1421610.000.000.1430.0043.750.000.00.000.0
    Minor League Totals15710011001000602000.100.100.200.3001221.100.100.2500.0050.000.000.00.00100.0
    Minor: AAA Totals15710011001000602000.100.100.200.3001221.100.100.2500.0050.000.000.00.00100.0
    Chicago Cubs Totals (3 yrs)7914010000000702000.071.071.071.1421610.000.000.1430.0043.750.000.00.000.0
    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
    1979Helena PhilliesPioRk18P1300.0311121514.9331.100.0018.8100.06
    1980Spartanburg PhilliesSALA19P2600.03630129.7500.300.0018.8100.06
    1981Peninsula PilotsCaroA+20P2700.0810202018.9000.700.0019.9100.06
    1982Reading PhilliesEastAA21P5000.0819533227.8440.500.0036.2100.01
    1982Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB21P408.00100111.0000.300.132.5100.015
    1983Buffalo BisonsEastAA22P1600.02300551.0000.300.0011.5100.09
    1983Charleston CharliesILAAA22P2000.0212411814.7780.700.0014.3100.011
    1984Buffalo BisonsEastAA23P1400.0790016161.0001.100.0010.1100.08
    1984Maine GuidesILAAA23P1500.0917312926.8971.700.0011.0100.010
    1985Iowa CubsAmerAAA24P2400.0411411915.7890.600.0017.0100.07
    1985Chicago CubsNLMLB24P20052.0460010101.0000.500.1912.4100.09
    1986Iowa CubsAmerAAA25P2700.03500881.0000.300.0019.0100.07
    1986Chicago CubsNLMLB25P36053.22400661.0000.200.1122.5100.06
    1987Iowa CubsAmerAAA26P4400.04401881.0000.200.0031.9100.02
    1987Chicago CubsNLMLB26P23029.1031043.7500.100.1014.3100.010
    1988Calgary CannonsPCLAAA27P6600.0590014141.0000.200.0046.5100.01
    1989Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAA28P6200.066211412.8570.200.0042.5100.01
    1990Omaha RoyalsAmerAAA29P5200.0310121413.9290.300.0035.6100.01
    1990Kansas City RoyalsALMLB29P302.1000000.0000.000.001.9100.021
    1991Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red BaronsILAAA30P6100.029121211.9170.200.0042.7100.02
    1992Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red BaronsILAAA31P4400.0211043.7500.100.0031.0100.02
    1992Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB31P8011.01100221.0000.300.184.9100.017
    MLB Totals - (P)940155715102322.9570.200.140.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)415004084169140124.8860.300.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (P)80001731535348.9060.600.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (P)2700810202018.9000.700.000.00.00
    A Totals - (P)26003630129.7500.300.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (P)1300311121514.9331.100.000.00.00
    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
    1979Minor13----------
    1980Minor26----------
    1981Minor27----------
    1982MLB4----------
    1982Minor50----------
    1983Minor36----------
    1984Minor29----------
    1985MLB20----------
    1985Minor24----------
    1986MLB36----------
    1986Minor27----------
    1987MLB23----------
    1987Minor44----------
    1988Minor66----------
    1989Minor62----------
    1990MLB3----------
    1990Minor52----------
    1991Minor61----------
    1992MLB8----------
    1992Minor44----------
    Totals655----------