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Jay GibbonsTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: MLB Years: 2001-2011
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PositionsRF-516, 1B-341, DH-178, LF-146, OF-47Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJay Jonathan Gibbons
Height6-0Weight200BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateMarch 2,1977 [41.259]PlaceRochester,Michigan
High SchoolMayfair (Lakewood,CA)
CollegeCal State Los Angeles (Los Angeles,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Toronto Blue Jays [Team Picks] in the 14th round (411st overall) of the 1998 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsBill MooreService Time7.128 (2011)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2001-TOR-#9
MLB DebutApril 6,2001 [24.035]
OrganizationsBAL [7] TOR [3] LAN [2] MIL [2] Awards5
TBC Player ID895Retrosheet IDgibbj002MLBAM ID400158
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed21Power75Contact73XBH75RBIs77Runs49Hitting64Durability53Team.480Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1996Cal State Los AngelesCollegeFrrf-lf1955197466918183791231400000.350.418.574.99211327220.349.224.381.42910.456.360.613.6424.6339.13
1997Cal State Los AngelesCollegeSorf-lf205419955831711357106381700000.417.511.7091.22014131237.414.292.503.51916.037.170.455.4915.3137.35
1998Cal State Los AngelesCollegeJrrf-lf21481594859131123463351271100.371.500.6921.19211026203.346.321.560.50417.245.910.345.9113.2544.07
1998Medicine Hat Blue JaysPioRktor-1b217329066115291199821372530917.397.457.7001.15720349339.376.303.434.48310.917.370.685.6015.2642.61
1999Hagerstown SunsSALAtor-1b227129253892021669303256105112.305.370.551.92116138330.324.246.366.3919.7016.971.754.8518.2542.70
1999Dunedin Blue JaysFSLA+tor-1b2260212346614093921253800104.311.382.505.88710723238.343.194.316.38610.5015.971.523.7823.5634.85
1999Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1315048715534225108515794106116.308.375.532.90726861568.332.224.345.38910.0416.551.654.4020.1639.35
2000Tennessee SmokiesSouAAtor311b231324748515238119753161671007510.321.404.525.92924958552.337.204.338.39911.0512.141.103.4424.9538.16
2001Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal25lf-dh24732252753100153601173940007.236.301.480.78110825246.222.244.316.3336.9115.852.296.1015.0047.17
2002Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal25rf2513649071121291286913456620439.247.311.482.79323658541.233.235.322.3388.3212.201.475.1817.5047.93
2003Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal25rf2616062580173392231000149893051112.277.330.456.78628564682.290.179.256.3347.1813.051.823.3727.1736.99
2004Frederick KeysCaroA+bal-27311221015002200000.182.308.545.8536213.125.363.545.35715.3815.381.007.6911.00100.00
2004Bowie BaysoxEastAAbal-of27515310001002200101.067.167.067.2341018.071.000.133.12811.1111.111.000.000.000.00
2004Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         826531016004400101.115.226.269.4957231.091.154.308.22412.9012.901.003.2326.0066.67
2004Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal31rf279734636851411047112964113011.246.303.379.68213125380.273.133.217.2997.6316.842.212.6334.6029.41
2005Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal31rf-dh28139488721353332679002856101315.277.317.516.83325262518.268.239.297.3535.4110.812.005.0218.7745.93
2006Frederick KeysCaroA+bal-2928100000000400000.000.000.000.000008.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2006Bowie BaysoxEastAAbal-29310242000001100001.400.455.6001.0556211.444.200.300.4529.099.091.000.000.0050.00
2006Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         518342000001500001.222.263.333.5966219.308.111.167.2625.2626.325.000.000.0050.00
2006Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal31dh-rf299034334952301346003248201212.277.341.458.79915736378.290.181.274.3448.4712.701.503.4426.3837.89
2007Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal31lf-dh3084270286214062800155220315.230.272.348.6209420290.260.118.174.2725.1717.933.472.0745.0032.26
2008Long Island DucksAtlInd-13312710711309051900121410113.280.355.505.8605414121.281.225.336.3699.9211.571.174.1321.4046.67
2008Huntsville StarsSouAAmil-of31511030002003200100.273.400.273.6733015.300.000.273.32120.0013.330.670.000.000.00
2008Nashville SoundsPCLAAAmil34of312910914341005150061800003.312.348.541.8895915115.337.229.284.3825.2215.653.004.3521.8044.12
2008Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         3412014371005170092000103.308.354.517.8716215130.333.209.283.3756.9215.382.223.8524.0040.54
2009Newark BearsAtlInd--3240163163813041900102020004.233.286.387.6736317175.245.154.215.2965.7111.432.002.2940.7544.74
2010Albuquerque IsotopesPCLAAAlan311b-rf339535260122281198300193000525.347.375.594.96920948376.334.247.301.4145.057.981.585.0518.5339.34
2010Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan31lf3337751121205170141400102.280.313.507.82038780.281.227.267.3535.0017.503.506.2515.0033.33
2011Arizona DodgersArizRklan-lf3427120002000300100.286.250.286.536208.400.000.000.2220.0037.500.000.000.000.00
2011Albuquerque IsotopesPCLAAAlan31rf3476263387912194610444420127.300.403.456.85912022310.332.156.327.38014.1914.191.002.9029.2227.85
2011Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         78270398112194810444720227.300.399.452.85112222318.333.152.319.37613.8414.781.072.8330.0027.16
2011Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan31lf34245551420150051410110.255.323.345.66819362.317.090.182.2948.0622.582.801.6155.0021.43
2012Huntsville StarsSouAAmil8lf3524766248001010131020033.316.429.421.85032891.364.105.289.37014.2910.990.770.000.0033.33
2012Nashville SoundsPCLAAAmil25rf3534981520506110091510126.204.275.439.7144311109.179.235.327.3008.2613.761.675.5016.3355.00
2012Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         58174214413062110222530159.253.345.431.7767519200.264.178.310.33211.0012.501.143.0029.0043.18
MLB Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter8402917364759166712742727224442161192173.260.315.453.76813203003177.267.193.267.0007.0513.911.974.0022.9739.53
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter61422283807131676103456123254317190321659.320.389.539.92812012762533.332.219.337.00010.0312.511.254.0721.6338.71
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter234822127255552391551078107307621.310.369.524.89343196910.316.214.310.0008.5711.761.374.2921.0837.65
AA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter1695869618448119884180821209815.314.402.497.89929168687.334.183.324.00011.6411.941.032.7730.8436.96
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter652313768150104421274400104.294.367.489.85611325259.326.195.316.00010.4216.991.633.8623.1036.76
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter7129253892021669303256105112.305.370.551.92116138330.324.246.366.0009.7016.971.754.8518.2542.70
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter752976711729119100213728301017.394.452.6901.14220549347.377.296.424.00010.668.070.765.4815.6341.88
Ind Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter67270276822093800223430117.252.314.433.74711731296.259.181.263.0007.4311.491.553.0430.0045.59
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter157555149211483331282510964371100.380.476.6561.13236484660.371.276.476.00014.556.520.455.0016.8239.81
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter7792787348724162712140526215414151172071.260.314.453.76712632903035.266.193.269.0007.0813.641.933.9923.0340.06
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter611301635406220192810212.269.317.438.7555710142.296.169.231.0006.3419.723.114.2321.6728.57
Average MLB - Per 162 games162563701463212482014385304414.260.315.453.76825558613.267.193.267.0007.0513.911.974.0022.9739.53
Average Minor - Per 162 games16258810018844227120316784508416.320.389.539.92831773668.332.219.337.00010.0312.511.254.0721.6338.71

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1998Medicine Hat Blue Jays PioRktor211B35--33415636355349.9839.97------7347.947.3
1999Hagerstown Suns SALAtor221B22--21312518230225.97810.23------7131.015.7
1999Hagerstown Suns SALAtor22OF11--11-1-1211.9171.00------7115.57.9
1999Dunedin Blue Jays FSLA+tor221B57--52733557565560.9919.82------6095.041.6
2000Tennessee Smokies SouAAtor231B101--81836878862854.9918.46------13276.572.1
2000Tennessee Smokies SouAAtor23OF12--131-114141.0001.17------1329.18.6
2001Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal24LF28-224623--65651.0002.320.29-----7338.417.4
2001Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal24DH28---------------7338.417.4
2001Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal241B7-39361-337371.0005.290.95-----739.64.3
2002Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal25RF92-787174612181180.9941.960.23-----13667.656.8
2002Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal251B30-24320817126226225.9967.500.93-----13622.118.5
2002Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal25DH12---------------1368.87.4
2003Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal26RF1441441274283851296291.9832.020.23-----16090.088.9
2003Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal261B1311979171169998.9907.541.01-----1608.18.0
2003Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal26DH5---------------1603.13.1
2004Bowie Baysox EastAAbal27OF4--4---441.0001.00------580.02.8
2004Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal27RF6663556116621124122.9841.850.22-----9768.040.7
2004Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal27DH16---------------9716.59.9
2004Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal271B141211211113111125124.9928.861.11-----9714.48.6
2005Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal28RF7169558133621141139.9861.960.25-----13951.143.8
2005Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal28DH40---------------13928.824.7
2005Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal281B22191641718110180179.9948.141.09-----13915.813.6
2006Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal29DH4645--------------9051.128.4
2006Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal29RF44443489712-10098.9802.230.28-----9048.927.2
2007Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal30LF4341326751217876.9741.770.23-----8451.226.5
2007Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal30DH30---------------8435.718.5
2007Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal30RF22143---331.0001.500.21-----842.41.2
2008Huntsville Stars SouAAmil31OF3--2---221.0000.67------560.02.1
2008Huntsville Stars SouAAmil311B1--11--111111.00011.00------520.00.7
2008Nashville Sounds PCLAAAmil31OF17--2612-2927.9311.59------2958.612.1
2010Albuquerque Isotopes PCLAAAlan331B28--22020217242240.9928.57------9529.519.6
2010Albuquerque Isotopes PCLAAAlan33RF22--2431-2827.9641.23------9523.215.4
2010Albuquerque Isotopes PCLAAAlan33LF20--281--29291.0001.45------9521.114.0
2010Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan33LF15131062311-2524.9601.600.23-----3740.59.3
2010Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan331B3215162-118181.0006.001.20-----378.11.9
2010Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan33RF1-32---221.0002.000.67-----372.70.6
2011Arizona Dodgers ArizRklan34LF1--1---111.0001.00------250.01.8
2011Albuquerque Isotopes PCLAAAlan34RF48--522225654.9641.13------7663.233.3
2011Albuquerque Isotopes PCLAAAlan34LF11--232--25251.0002.27------7614.57.6
2011Albuquerque Isotopes PCLAAAlan341B6--414-345451.0007.50------767.94.2
2011Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan34LF10107112---12121.0001.200.17-----2441.76.2
2011Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan34RF442941--551.0001.250.17-----2416.72.5
2012Huntsville Stars SouAAmil35LF13--241--25251.0001.92------2454.29.4
2012Huntsville Stars SouAAmil351B2--131--14141.0007.00------248.31.4
2012Nashville Sounds PCLAAAmil35RF22--333113736.9731.64------3464.715.3
2012Nashville Sounds PCLAAAmil35LF5--7---771.0001.40------3414.73.5
MLB Totals for RF - 8 season(s)-   RF424326356981228125852840.9861.980.24-----4240.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 7 season(s)-   DH17745--------------1770.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 4 season(s)-   LF9664727172531180177.9831.840.24-----960.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 6 season(s)-   1B894467063348467685681.9947.651.02-----890.00.0
AAA Totals for RF - 3 season(s)-   RF92--109843121117.9671.27------920.00.0
AAA Totals for LF - 3 season(s)-   LF36--583--61611.0001.69------360.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B34--26124220287285.9938.38------340.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF17--2612-2927.9311.59------170.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 3 season(s)-   1B104--84237879887879.9918.45------1040.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF19--191-120201.0001.05------190.00.0
AA Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF13--241--25251.0001.92------130.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B57--52733557565560.9919.82------570.00.0
A Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B22--21312518230225.97810.23------220.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF11--11-1-1211.9171.00------110.00.0
Rk Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B35--33415636355349.9839.97------350.00.0
Rk Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1998Medicine Hat Blue Jays PioRktor21--35--------
1999Hagerstown Suns SALAtor22--22------11-
1999Dunedin Blue Jays FSLA+tor22--57--------
2000Tennessee Smokies SouAAtor23--101------12-
2001Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal24--7---28---28
2002Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal25--30-----92-12
2003Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal26--13-----144-5
2004Bowie Baysox EastAAbal27---------4-
2004Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal27--14-----66-16
2005Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal28--22-----71-40
2006Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal29--------44-46
2007Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal30------43-2-30
2008Huntsville Stars SouAAmil31--1------3-
2008Nashville Sounds PCLAAAmil31---------17-
2010Albuquerque Isotopes PCLAAAlan33--28---20-22--
2010Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan33--3---15-1--
2011Arizona Dodgers ArizRklan34------1----
2011Albuquerque Isotopes PCLAAAlan34--6---11-48--
2011Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan34------10-4--
2012Huntsville Stars SouAAmil35--2---13----
2012Nashville Sounds PCLAAAmil35------5-22--

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006Baltimore OriolesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2914374102019014600100.270.333.405.73815342.290.135.2169.5214.291.502.3837.0030.00
2007Baltimore OriolesMLB Spring TrainingMLB302050793014007800002.180.281.300.58115457.195.120.26012.2814.041.141.7550.0044.44
2008Baltimore OriolesMLB Spring TrainingMLB311637373004003900101.189.244.270.51410341.241.081.1627.3221.953.000.000.0042.86
2009Florida MarlinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB32616152017001200001.313.353.625.97810317.308.312.3755.8811.762.005.8816.0060.00
2010Los Angeles DodgersMLB Spring TrainingMLB3379011000002200000.111.273.222.4952111.143.111.33318.1818.181.000.000.00100.00
2011Los Angeles DodgersMLB Spring TrainingMLB341638140002003800100.105.167.105.2724042.129.000.0797.1419.052.670.000.000.00
2012Milwaukee BrewersMLB Spring TrainingMLB3549132003000300000.333.333.556.889529.500.223.2220.0033.330.000.000.0066.67
MLB Spring Training Totals - 7 yrs83196173913032901203800304.199.269.311.5806116219.228.112.2099.1317.351.901.3765.3341.03

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2015Great Lakes LoonsMidwAMinorlan38Hitting Coach1376869.4968.57None listedLost in Round 1
2016Rancho Cucamonga QuakesCalifA+Minorlan39Hitting Coach1407961.5643.02Drew SaylorLost in 1st Round
2017Rancho Cucamonga QuakesCalifA+Minorlan40Hitting Coach1407664.5433.02Drew SaylorLost in Semi-Finals
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Awards [5]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1998Minor League Short-Season All-Star Team (DH) ... Pioneer League All-Star (DH) ... Pioneer League Most Valuable Player3
1999South Atlantic League All-Star Team (DH)1
2000Southern League All-Star (1B)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2012-07-09RFFree Agent -RetiredRetiredAnnounced retirement35.129  
2012-06-09RFMilwaukee BrewersNashville (AAA)-Minors--35.099Team Roster on 2012-06-09
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2012-02-25ContractSigned by Brewers 
2011-05-03InjuredActivated from DL 
2011-03-30InjuredDisabled -- Blurred vision in left eye 
2009-03-13Released by Marlins 
2009-01-13ContractSigned by Marlins to minor league contract 
2008-03-30Released by Orioles 
2007-10-01InjuredActivated from DL 
2007-08-13InjuredDisabled -- Shoulder 
2006-07-29InjuredActivated from DL 
2006-06-14InjuredDisabled -- sprained right knee 
2006-06-12InjuredActivated from DL 
2006-06-02InjuredDisabled -- soreness in his left hip and right knee 
2004-08-10InjuredActivated from DL 
2004-06-29InjuredDisabled -- strained left hip flexor 
2004-06-14InjuredActivated from DL 
2004-06-02InjuredDisabled -- back spasms 
2001-11-19InjuredActivated from DL 
2001-09-07InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2000-12-11Selected by Orioles from Blue Jays in Rule 5 major league draft 
1998-06-04Contractsigned 
* 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
2001Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll24200,000-77132-1,897,758200,000200,000
2002Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll25232,500-67422262,011,045200,000432,500
2003Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll26375,000-53020342,163,527300,000807,500
2004Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll272,600,000-229775++2,070,100300,0003,407,500
2005Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll282,600,000-256972++2,189,055300,0006,007,500
2006Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll294,200,000-174779++2,365,072327,00010,207,500
2007Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll305,000,000-160680++2,459,737380,00015,207,500
2010Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll33400,000-75735-2,812,412400,00015,607,500
2011Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll34650,0007.12850422452,722,607414,00016,257,500
* 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