Page Information
Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
James L. Motte
Stat Years
1993-1995
Height/Weight
6-2 / 175
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
SS (263) ... 3B (4)
Draft Position
SS
Born Date/Place
1972-05-04 in Pueblo, Colorado   [47.260]
Death
High School
Pueblo East (Pueblo,CO)
Colleges
Trinidad State Junior College (Trinidad, Colorado), University of Arizona (Tucson, Arizona)
Draft
Selected by the Minnesota Twins in Round #35 (#989 overall) of the 1993 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase) 2 Draft Instances
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
Service Time
Organizations
MIN [3]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 89526
Relations
TBC Apps
Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed58Power63Contact47XBH62RBIs54Runs76Hitting52Durability84Team.530Ratings Explained
Get TBC PREMIUM and remove ads, cleaner display, access to research applications, data store discounts and more!
The TBC Newsletter will keep you periodically up-to-date on what is happening at The Baseball Cube.

Career Batting Statistics

top csv share Sort Research Applications: MLB Stats | Minor Stats | College Stats | Draft Research
  • Grid Filters
  • MLB
  • Minors
  • Full Season
  • Short Season
  • AAA
  • AA
  • A+
  • A
  • A-
  • Rookie
  • College
  • Indy/Intl/+
  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1993Elizabethton TwinsAppRkmin-21ss145153324471102732152913100.288.353.542.8951738318.359.254.2968.6716.761.9315.35.7840.9
    1994Fort Wayne WizardsMidwAmin-22ss2129480661162238471293610913519.242.293.350.64352516833.190.108.2936.8620.763.0360.01.5228.5
    1995Fort Myers MiracleFSLA+min-23ss311939247921724378103178252113.235.293.319.61243212523.158.084.2827.1818.062.5298.00.9325.0
    Minor League Totals2931025145252466221112321822164118222.246.302.367.669113037674.203.121.2897.2619.122.6346.61.9529.4
    Minor: Rk Totals45153324471102732152913100.288.353.542.8951738318.359.254.2968.6716.761.9315.35.7840.9
    Minor: A Totals129480661162238471293610913519.242.293.350.64352516833.190.108.2936.8620.763.0360.01.5228.5
    Minor: A+ Totals11939247921724378103178252113.235.293.319.61243212523.158.084.2827.1818.062.5298.00.9325.0
    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 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

    top csv share Sort Research Applications: MLB Stats | Minor Stats | College Stats | Draft Research
  • Grid Filters
  • MLB
  • Minors
  • Full Season
  • Short Season
  • AAA
  • AA
  • A+
  • A
  • A-
  • Rookie
  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1993Elizabethton TwinsAppRk213B400.04400881.0002.000.006.08.93
    1993Elizabethton TwinsAppRk21SS2000.028495118277.9393.900.0029.944.42
    1994Fort Wayne WizardsMidwA22SS12700.01833842563592567.9584.500.0091.498.41
    1995Fort Myers MiracleFSLA+23SS11600.01553362370514491.9554.200.0089.297.51
    A+ Totals - (SS)116001553362370514491.9554.200.000.00.00
    A Totals - (SS)127001833842563592567.9584.500.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (3B)4004400881.0002.000.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (SS)200028495118277.9393.900.000.00.00
    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

    top csv share Sort Research Applications: MLB Stats | Minor Stats | College Stats | Draft Research
    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1993Minor----420-----
    1994Minor-----127-----
    1995Minor-----116-----
    Totals----4263-----