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Jim BruskeTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1986-2001 MLB Years: 1995-2000
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Drafted

PositionsOF-416, P-366Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJames Scott Bruske
Height6-1Weight185BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 7,1964 [54.065]PlaceEast St. Louis,Illinois
High SchoolPalmdale (Palmdale,CA)
CollegeLoyola Marymount University (Los Angeles,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Cleveland Indians [Team Picks] in the 1st round (6th overall) of the 1986 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the San Diego Padres [Team Picks] in the 7th round (174th overall) of the 1985 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Seattle Mariners [Team Picks] in the 3rd round (64th overall) of the 1985 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing ScoutsFred Nelson
MLB DebutAugust 25,1995 [30.322]
OrganizationsCLE [7] LAN [4] HOU [3] SDN [2] MIL [1] NYA [1] ANA [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID9357Retrosheet IDbrusj001MLBAM ID111636
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts30Walks47Hittable28SO/BB41vsPower28Hitting19Durability42Team.521Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1986Batavia TrojansNYPLA-cle-Rel210018.0010100101.01220332004.009.00--27.0027.001.00--
1989Canton/Akron IndiansEastAAcle-Rel240013.5020200202.03330211002.5013.50--9.004.500.50--
1990Canton/Akron IndiansEastAAcle16S/R25933.283213193260118.01185343642625001.369.000.463.204.731.48.750-
1991Canton/Akron IndiansEastAAcle-S/R26523.4717116003180.0733631327352001.248.180.343.023.921.30.714-
1991Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcle-Rel26402.45716003225.2199738131001.056.661.052.814.561.631.000-
1991Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--S/R0923.232412120063105.1924538635483001.207.810.512.974.081.37.818-
1992Jackson GeneralsTexAAhou-S/R27432.631394101061.2542318214481101.107.880.292.047.013.43.571-
1992Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcle-Rel27204.58707001017.2241192682001.7012.231.023.064.081.331.000-
1992Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--S/R0633.0620911102078.0783427420563101.248.850.452.276.352.80.667-
1993Jackson GeneralsTexAAhou-ST28952.3115150100097.0863425622832001.117.950.552.037.673.77.643-
1993Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-S/R28423.781293001166.2773628418423001.4210.390.542.435.672.33.667-
1993Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--ST01372.91272431011163.1163705310401255001.248.950.552.206.863.13.650-
1994Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-ST29314.15770000039.047221828252001.4110.850.461.855.773.13.750-
1995Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-Rel30754.114363700134114.01285452641993001.4810.110.473.247.822.41.583-
1995Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan45Rel30004.50909003110.012750451001.6010.80--3.604.501.25-3.30
1996Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-Rel31524.06360360021462.0633428321511001.359.150.443.057.402.43.714-
1996Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan45Rel31005.6811011005012.2178823121001.5812.081.422.138.534.00-4.04
1997Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-S/R32544.901697000068.0734137822672001.409.661.062.918.873.05.556-
1997San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn55Rel32413.6328028006044.2372218425324001.397.460.815.046.451.28.8004.52
1998Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-Rel33001.1740400317.27110290001.178.22--2.3510.574.50--
1998Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-Rel33016.0050500416.08441120001.5012.001.501.503.002.00.000-
1998Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--Rel0013.29909007213.2155513110001.329.880.661.987.243.67.000-
1998Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan46Rel33303.48350350010144.0471817219313001.509.610.413.896.341.631.0003.62
1998San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn55Rel33003.8640400107.010431440002.0012.861.295.145.141.00-5.57
1998New York YankeesALMLBnya61S/R33103.0031200009.09332130001.119.002.001.003.003.001.0005.69
2000Indianapolis IndiansILAAAmil-Rel35249.2819217004132.0473633914222001.9113.222.533.946.191.57.333-
2000Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil88Rel35106.4815015001016.222151251280002.0411.882.706.484.320.671.0008.23
2001Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAlan16S/R36225.471082001049.0593130615491001.5010.761.092.748.943.27.500-
2001Salt Lake StingersPCLAAAana-Rel36314.8927522008157.0703531910583001.4011.051.421.589.165.80.750-
2001Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--S/R0535.163713240091106.0129666115251074001.4510.921.272.129.064.28.625-
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter914.12105110400262142.015477661668959001.549.621.004.255.941.40.9001.54
Minor League Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter64353.9827395178527216902.19574654007027667733101.369.510.702.746.732.45.646-
AAA Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter37224.5919347146005915542.06223142785316644520001.4510.270.882.747.352.68.627-
AA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter27133.0179483152121358.03341491201710722911101.238.370.432.685.742.14.675-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0018.0010100101.01220332004.009.00--27.0027.001.00--
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter304.05550550018266.2763330426485001.5310.260.543.516.481.851.000-
San Diego Padres Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter413.6632032007051.2472621529364001.478.190.875.056.271.24.800-
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter106.4815015001016.222151251280002.0411.882.706.484.320.671.000-
New York Yankees Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter103.0031200009.09332130001.119.002.001.003.003.001.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings1424.12160215800403220.02351181012410414514001.549.621.004.255.941.40.8751.54
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings1693.9866234310174220.02331139717671658001.369.510.702.746.732.45.640-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1986Loyola MarymountCollegeJrp2154184455933125081233800000.321.396.565.96110418207.351.244.408.42111.1118.361.655.8015.3330.51
1986Batavia TrojansNYPLA-cle-of215618123442231470215070010.243.344.326.670597209.320.083.238.31110.0523.922.381.4460.3315.91
1987Kinston IndiansCaroA+cle-of221234396210216376117565118121430.232.344.330.67414526521.299.098.273.30912.4822.651.821.3462.7125.49
1988Williamsport BillsEastAAcle29of23135443491051231441684513841210.237.312.284.59612616495.340.047.167.2789.0927.883.070.20443.0015.24
1989Kinston IndiansCaroA+cle-of24632172963121536135344432210.290.391.424.8159218258.341.134.327.37113.1817.051.291.9443.4028.57
1989Canton/Akron IndiansEastAAcle-of24511341732501731192812110.239.335.299.634406157.292.060.216.29712.1017.831.470.64134.0018.75
1989Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1143514695171643166537244320.271.370.376.74613224415.322.105.285.34312.7717.351.361.4558.5025.26
1992Jackson GeneralsTexAAhou-p271415131001000300100.200.188.267.4554116.231.067.067.1960.0018.750.000.000.0033.33
1993Jackson GeneralsTexAAhou-p281626381024001300000.308.333.577.91015327.286.269.308.3943.7011.113.007.4113.0037.50
1993Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-p281313262024000203000.462.4621.0771.53914416.444.615.615.6530.0012.500.0012.506.5066.67
1993Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         29395143048001503000.359.375.7441.11929743.333.385.410.4782.3311.635.009.309.7550.00
1994Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-p2987010002000201000.143.143.143.286108.200.000.000.1280.0025.000.000.000.000.00
1995Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-p304519481004001302000.421.450.474.9249122.500.053.105.4154.5513.643.000.000.0012.50
1996Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-p31367010000000200001.143.143.143.286107.200.000.000.1290.0028.570.000.000.000.00
1997Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-p321810041003000304100.400.364.500.8645115.500.100.100.3600.0020.000.000.000.0025.00
1997San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn55p32266011000000100000.167.167.333.500216.200.166.167.2100.0016.670.000.000.00100.00
1998Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan46p33323000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2000Indianapolis IndiansILAAAmil-p35192010002000000000.500.500.5001.000102.500.000.000.4500.000.000.000.000.000.00
2000Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil88p35151000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2001Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAlan16p361112021000001401001.167.231.250.4813114.250.083.167.2187.1428.574.000.000.0050.00
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter7310011000000200000.100.100.200.3002110.125.100.100.0000.0020.000.000.000.00100.00
Minor League Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter608152519038054921182561918740027171172.249.339.338.677515841767.322.089.235.00010.5822.642.141.1972.6222.11
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter150706235021500216011102.329.342.486.82834784.396.157.186.0002.3819.058.002.3835.0030.43
AA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter216618701481934561996517253420.239.315.299.61418526695.323.060.181.0009.3524.752.650.58154.5017.57
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter186656911652841297301099162153640.252.360.361.72123744779.314.109.291.00012.7120.801.641.5454.6726.67
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter5618123442231470215070010.243.344.326.670597209.320.083.238.00010.0523.922.381.4460.3315.91
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter54184455933125081233800000.321.396.565.96110418207.351.244.408.00011.1118.361.655.8015.3330.51
San Diego Padres Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter266011000000100000.167.167.333.500216.200.166.167.0000.0016.670.000.000.00100.00
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter323000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter151000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16222022000000400000.100.100.200.3004222.125.100.100.0000.0020.000.000.000.00100.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games162406511011426481555010775321.249.339.338.67713722471.322.089.235.00010.5822.642.141.1972.6222.11

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1986Batavia Trojans NYPLA-cle21OF54--854529489.9471.65------5696.472.0
1987Kinston Indians CaroA+cle22OF122--1887102205195.9511.60------12399.287.1
1988Williamsport Bills EastAAcle23OF135--238114-253249.9841.84------135100.097.1
1989Kinston Indians CaroA+cle24OF61--114221118116.9831.90------6396.844.9
1989Canton/Akron Indians EastAAcle24OF44--754-179791.0001.80------5186.331.7
1990Canton/Akron Indians EastAAcle25P32--925223634.9441.06------32100.022.9
1991Canton/Akron Indians EastAAcle26P17--910--19191.0001.12------17100.012.1
1991Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle26P7--21--331.0000.43------7100.05.0
1992Jackson Generals TexAAhou27P13--861-1514.9331.08------1492.99.6
1992Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle27P7---21-32.6670.29------7100.05.0
1993Jackson Generals TexAAhou28P15--1318-131311.0002.07------1693.811.1
1993Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou28P12--413111817.9441.42------1392.38.4
1994Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou29P7--26-2881.0001.14------887.54.3
1995Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan30P43--221112423.9580.53------4595.629.9
1995Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan30P9-101---111.0000.110.10-----9100.06.3
1996Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan31P36--28-110101.0000.28------36100.025.2
1996Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan31P11-12-2--221.0000.180.17-----11100.06.8
1997Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn32P16--510-115151.0000.94------1888.911.3
1997San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn32P28-4424-1661.0000.210.14-----28100.017.3
1998Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan33P35-4423--551.0000.140.11-----35100.021.6
1998San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn33P4-7-------------4100.02.5
1998New York YankeesALMLBnya33P3-921--331.0001.000.33-----3100.01.9
2000Indianapolis Indians ILAAAmil35P19--13--441.0000.21------19100.013.2
2000Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil35P15-1611--221.0000.130.13-----15100.09.3
2001Salt Lake Stingers PCLAAAana36P27--28--10101.0000.37------27100.018.9
2001Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAlan36P10--1811109.9000.90------1190.96.9
MLB Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P105-142811-119191.0000.180.13-----1050.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 9 season(s)-   P184--218047105101.9620.55------1840.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF179--3131541332328.9881.83------1790.00.0
AA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P77--39593310198.9701.27------770.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF183--3029123323311.9631.70------1830.00.0
A- Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF54--854529489.9471.65------540.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1986Batavia Trojans NYPLA-cle21---------54-
1987Kinston Indians CaroA+cle22---------122-
1988Williamsport Bills EastAAcle23---------135-
1989Kinston Indians CaroA+cle24---------61-
1989Canton/Akron Indians EastAAcle24---------44-
1990Canton/Akron Indians EastAAcle2532----------
1991Canton/Akron Indians EastAAcle2617----------
1991Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle267----------
1992Jackson Generals TexAAhou2713----------
1992Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle277----------
1993Jackson Generals TexAAhou2815----------
1993Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou2812----------
1994Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou297----------
1995Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan3043----------
1995Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan309----------
1996Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan3136----------
1996Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3111----------
1997Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn3216----------
1997San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn3228----------
1998Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3335----------
1998San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn334----------
1998New York YankeesALMLBnya333----------
2000Indianapolis Indians ILAAAmil3519----------
2000Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil3515----------
2001Salt Lake Stingers PCLAAAana3627----------
2001Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAlan3610----------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2000-10-12Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2000-02-19ContractSigned as Free Agent by Brewers. 
1999-03-31Released by Yankees. 
1998-08-23TradeTraded by Padres with Brad Kaufman to Yankees for Ray Ricken and Shea Morenz. 
1998-07-23TradeTraded by Dodgers to Padres for Widd Workman. 
1997-10-06Claimed on waivers by Dodgers from Padres. 
1996-12-03ContractSigned as Free Agent by Padres. 
1996-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1995-11-12ContractSigned as Free Agent by Dodgers. 
1995-10-16Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1995-01-18ContractSigned as Free Agent by Dodgers. 
1994-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1992-06-22ContractSigned as Free Agent by Astros. 
1992-06-09Released by Indians. 
* 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
1995Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll30109,000-75340-999,520109,000109,000
1996Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll31109,000-78637-957,870109,000218,000
1997San Diego PadresTeam Payroll32185,000-61327311,182,177150,000403,000
1998New York YankeesTeam Payroll33200,000-66527261,276,192170,000603,000
1998Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll33200,000-66534261,276,192170,000603,000
1998San Diego PadresTeam Payroll33200,000-66529261,276,192170,000603,000
2000Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll35200,000-75827-1,394,248200,000803,000
* 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