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JIM ESSIAN

MLB  Retired     |   Played: 1970-1985
Positions
C-666, 3B-19, DH-16, 1B-11, OF-4, 2B-1
Born
January 2, 1951  (63.189)
Place
Ht/Wt
6-2 / 195
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
High School
Troy  (Troy,IL)
College:
 
Drafted:
Signed as UDFA 1970 by PHI 
Signed by
Full Name
James Sarkis Essian Jr. 
TBC Player ID
11199
MLB Debut
Speed
15
Contact
77
Patience
73
Batting
26
Power
33

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OFF THE FIELD
The formula to determine similarity scores is listed in the about section of the site. In short, the scores attempt to compare players career batting statistics vs all other major leagues as well as cumulative statistics at each age.
Career Statistics
1.  Pete LaCock (83.64)
2.  Hobie Landrith (81.21)
3.  Marc Hill (81.07)
4.  Ken Aspromonte (79.79)
5.  Bruce Edwards (79.6)
6.  Glenn Adams (78.94)
7.  Jim Finigan (78.75)
8.  Mike Cubbage (78.33)
9.  Ed Romero (78.3)
10.  Rick Leach (78.03)
Age: 22
1.  Ruben Rodriguez (100)
2.  Miguel Perez (100)
3.  Jack Bradley (100)
4.  Dallas Bradshaw (97.22)
5.  Bill McWilliams (97.22)
6.  Frank Walker (97.22)
7.  George Gilham (97.22)
8.  Bobby Ramos (97.22)
9.  Bill Plummer (97.22)
10.  Ray Poole (97.22)
Age: 23
1.  Dick Siebert (88.5)
2.  Ken Hottman (87.6)
3.  Mike Hechinger (86.5)
4.  Mike Easler (86.26)
5.  Juan Sosa (83.09)
6.  Bill Webb (82.63)
7.  Hector Gomez (82.22)
8.  Bert Pena (82.13)
9.  Ed Mickelson (80.82)
10.  Hal Morris (80.49)
Age: 24
1.  Mike Hubbard (91.72)
2.  Dan McGee (85.42)
3.  Joe Gaines (84.82)
4.  Tony Perezchica (84.57)
5.  Johnny Gerlach (84.28)
6.  John Tamargo (82.44)
7.  Howie Storie (82.19)
8.  Charlie Meara (81.8)
9.  Jerry Maddox (81.25)
10.  Andy Thompson (80.65)
Age: 25
1.  Ed Jurak (80.2)
2.  Bobby Wilkins (79.47)
3.  Jim McAnany (79.38)
4.  Billy Hitchcock (79)
5.  Clyde Vollmer (78.95)
6.  Kevin Barker (78.58)
7.  Eric Owens (78.43)
8.  Claude Cooper (77.54)
9.  Trey Beamon (77.36)
10.  Vince Shupe (77.36)
Age: 26
1.  Gary Allenson (85.92)
2.  Owen Friend (83.19)
3.  Gene Woodling (80.98)
4.  Randall Simon (80.07)
5.  Marv Rickert (79.58)
6.  Steve Nicosia (78.38)
7.  Jay Canizaro (78.32)
8.  Rich McKinney (78.17)
9.  Rich Reese (77.78)
10.  Gabe Gross (77.52)
Age: 27
1.  Bob Usher (84.36)
2.  Hobie Landrith (83.76)
3.  Mike Stanley (83.24)
4.  George Vukovich (82.79)
5.  Steve Nicosia (82.11)
6.  Ron Hassey (80.85)
7.  Bill Atwood (80.84)
8.  George Shuba (80.21)
9.  Jerry Hairston (80.2)
10.  Sammy Taylor (79.33)
Age: 28
1.  Brent Mayne (81.57)
2.  Ken Aspromonte (81.55)
3.  Hobie Landrith (81.22)
4.  Glenn Borgmann (80.48)
5.  Mike LaValliere (79.97)
6.  Jack Dittmer (79.93)
7.  Billy Moran (79.85)
8.  Phil Gagliano (79.45)
9.  Mike Stanley (79.32)
10.  Gail Hopkins (79.1)
Age: 29
1.  Ken Aspromonte (87.84)
2.  Biff Pocoroba (84.96)
3.  Ron Hassey (83.88)
4.  Hobie Landrith (83.39)
5.  Bo Diaz (83.13)
6.  Jorge Fabregas (80.59)
7.  Greg Myers (79.91)
8.  Dick Williams (78.93)
9.  Ed Stevens (78.91)
10.  Mike Stanley (78.88)
Age: 30
1.  Ken Aspromonte (86.38)
2.  Hobie Landrith (86.34)
3.  Biff Pocoroba (86.2)
4.  Jorge Fabregas (83.38)
5.  Ron Hassey (81.24)
6.  Bob Swift (79.74)
7.  Rube Walker (79.3)
8.  Hal Smith (79.15)
9.  Ed Stevens (77.86)
10.  Paul Lehner (77.73)
Age: 31
1.  Ken Aspromonte (87.16)
2.  Biff Pocoroba (84.69)
3.  Rube Walker (83.04)
4.  Hobie Landrith (82.85)
5.  Ron Hassey (81.76)
6.  Jim Finigan (81.08)
7.  Pete LaCock (80.49)
8.  Bob Swift (79.58)
9.  Dib Williams (79.49)
10.  Mickey Rocco (78.84)
Age: 32
1.  Ken Aspromonte (84.11)
2.  Pete LaCock (83.27)
3.  Hobie Landrith (81.95)
4.  Rube Walker (81.9)
5.  Marc Hill (81.65)
6.  Ray Mueller (81.18)
7.  Biff Pocoroba (80.73)
8.  Bob Swift (80.71)
9.  Jim Finigan (80.23)
10.  Bobby Estalella (80.02)
Age: 33
1.  Pete LaCock (83.64)
2.  Ray Mueller (83.03)
3.  Hobie Landrith (81.21)
4.  Marc Hill (79.82)
5.  Ken Aspromonte (79.79)
6.  Art Howe (79.74)
7.  Bob Swift (79.6)
8.  Bruce Edwards (79.6)
9.  Jim Finigan (78.75)
10.  Mike Cubbage (78.33)


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