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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
James Sarkis Essian Jr.
Stat Years
1970-1985  [mlb] 1973-1984
Height/Weight
6-2 / 195
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
C (666) ... 3B (19) ... DH (16) ... 1B (11) ... OF (4) ... 2B (1)
Draft Position
C
Born Date/Place
1951-01-02 in Detroit, Michigan   [69.336]
High School
Troy (Troy,IL)
Colleges
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Philadelphia Phillies in 1969
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Tony Lucadello
MLB Debut
1973-09-15 - Boxscore  (Age: 22.256)
Service Time
Organizations
OAK [4] PHI [3] CHA [3] SEA [1] CLE [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 11199 ... retro id: essij001 ... mlbam id: 113909
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Season Batting Totals

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YearTeam NameLgLvlLevelUnifAgeDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
1976Chicago White SoxALMLBMLB1125Log - Sp - Ext77819920497002121232815106.246.326.281.607229567.156.035.28510.0412.231.220.00.0014.3
1 record(s)
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 Level Level of the team in terms of MLB, minor league level, Independent or College division Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. 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)

Jim Essian Batting Log for 1976

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April 1976
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1976-04-143CHAMINALL 2-6Box | PBP122c---------------------------------------
1976-04-2810CHAMILALL 1-4Box | PBP223c9122-11--------------------.500.500.5001.000
May 1976
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1976-05-0414CHABALALW 3-1Box | PBP324c9142-----------11----------.250.250.400.650
1976-05-0716CHADETALL 0-5Box | PBP425c---------------------------.250.250.400.650
1976-05-1725CHACALALL 5-10Box | PBP526c7-22-11---1----------------.333.333.429.762
1976-05-2230CHAOAKALW 7-2Box | PBP627c9144----------1------------.200.200.273.473
1976-05-2331CHAOAKALW 3-1Box | PBP728c6-11-----------------------.182.182.250.432
1976-05-2534CHACALALW 7-1Box | PBP829c---------------------------.182.182.250.432
1976-05-2736CHACALALL 3-5Box | PBP930c9143-33---1--1-------------.357.357.438.795
1976-05-3039CHAOAKALW 4-3Box | PBP1031c6-11----------1------------.333.333.412.745
1976-05-3140CHATEXALW 9-4Box | PBP1132c8153-231--1--21------------.389.444.500.944
June 1976
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1976-06-0141CHATEXALL 5-6Box | PBP1233c8122-11--------------------.400.450.500.950
1976-06-0242CHATEXALW 1-0Box | PBP1334c9144-121-------------------.375.458.464.923
1976-06-0443CHACLEALW 4-1Box | PBP1435c9133----------1------------.333.407.419.827
1976-06-0645CHACLEALW 3-2Box | PBP1536c9133-11---1----------------.333.400.412.812
1976-06-1049CHAMILALW 12-5Box | PBP1637c9154----------1-1----------.294.353.368.721
1976-06-1251CHACLEALL 0-3Box | PBP1738c9133-11--------------------.297.351.366.717
1976-06-1756CHANYAALL 4-5Box | PBP1839c9122-----------------------.282.333.349.682
1976-06-2059CHANYAALL 3-6Box | PBP1940c9133-11--------------------.286.333.348.681
1976-06-2261CHAKCAALW 14-8Box | PBP2041c91541--------11------------.261.304.333.638
1976-06-2363CHAMINALW 9-5Box | PBP2142c9144-121--2---2------------.260.320.327.647
1976-06-2566CHATEXALW 14-9Box | PBP2243c9153122---3--2-----1-------.283.340.367.706
1976-06-2667CHATEXALL 0-1Box | PBP2344c9143-11------1-------------.286.339.375.714
1976-06-2969CHACALALL 1-4Box | PBP2445c9132------1------1---------.276.328.358.686
July 1976
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1976-07-0272CHATEXALW 1-0Box | PBP2546c9133-11-------1------------.279.328.357.685
1976-07-0474CHATEXALW 7-6Box | PBP2647c-1b913-------2--1--2----------.279.328.366.694
1976-07-0475CHATEXALL 2-3Box | PBP27481b---------------------------.279.328.366.694
1976-07-0778CHABOSALW 6-3Box | PBP2849c6155133---2----------------.303.348.382.730
1976-07-0879CHANYAALL 0-6Box | PBP2950c6144-----------------------.286.329.363.691
1976-07-0980CHANYAALL 1-2Box | PBP3051c9144----------1------------.270.311.345.656
1976-07-1081CHANYAALW 4-1Box | PBP3152c91531--------2-------------.260.299.348.647
1976-07-1182CHANYAALL 0-5Box | PBP3253c9122-----------------------.253.291.341.632
1976-07-1886CHAMILALW 13-3Box | PBP3354c91541--------1-------------.241.277.333.610
1976-07-1987CHANYAALL 2-3Box | PBP3455c9133-11--------------------.244.279.333.612
1976-07-2190CHADETALW 3-0Box | PBP3556c9133-----------------------.236.270.324.593
1976-07-2291CHADETALW 9-3Box | PBP3657c91422--------2-------------.231.264.330.594
1976-07-2494CHAMINALL 2-17Box | PBP3758c9144-----------------------.221.253.318.571
1976-07-2595CHAMINALL 8-13Box | PBP3859c9122---------------2-------.216.247.313.560
1976-07-2697CHAOAKALL 1-3Box | PBP3960c8-32-22------1-------------.232.263.330.593
1976-07-2798CHAOAKALL 0-1Box | PBP4061c9132----------1-1----------.228.257.325.582
1976-07-2899CHAOAKALW 2-1Box | PBP4162c9144----------2------------.219.248.314.562
1976-07-30100CHACALALL 0-3Box | PBP4263c9133----------1------------.213.241.306.547
1976-07-31101CHACALALL 2-3Box | PBP4364c9155----------1------------.204.230.295.525
August 1976
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1976-08-01102CHACALALW 2-1Box | PBP4465c9143---------11------------.198.224.293.517
1976-08-03103CHAOAKALL 3-7Box | PBP4566c9133-11-------1------------.202.227.294.521
1976-08-04104CHAOAKALL 0-5Box | PBP4667c-3b9133-22--------------------.213.238.302.540
1976-08-06105CHAKCAALL 2-9Box | PBP4768c9133-11--------------------.216.240.303.543
1976-08-06106CHAKCAALL 3-8Box | PBP4869c91331----------------------.211.234.297.531
1976-08-07107CHAKCAALW 5-3Box | PBP4970c9133----------2------------.206.229.291.520
1976-08-08108CHAKCAALW 5-2Box | PBP5071c9144111----1--1------------.207.230.289.519
1976-08-08109CHAKCAALL 1-7Box | PBP5172c9122----------1----1-------.204.226.286.512
1976-08-13112CHABALALW 5-2Box | PBP5273c9143-121--1--1-------------.207.236.291.527
1976-08-14113CHABALALL 6-8Box | PBP5374c9133122--------------------.217.245.298.543
1976-08-14114CHABALALL 5-6Box | PBP5475c---------------------------.217.245.298.543
1976-08-17117CHABOSALW 2-1Box | PBP5576c---------------------------.217.245.298.543
1976-08-17118CHABOSALL 7-11Box | PBP5677c91541121--1--1-------------.218.252.301.553
1976-08-20121CHABALALL 4-6Box | PBP5778c---------------------------.218.252.301.553
1976-08-21122CHABALALW 11-10Box | PBP5879c91651231--2--11------------.224.263.308.571
1976-08-22123CHABALALL 2-6Box | PBP5980c9132-11----1-1-------------.227.266.314.581
1976-08-22124CHABALALW 7-3Box | PBP6081c9144----------3------------.222.259.307.567
1976-08-23125CHADETALL 4-5Box | PBP6182c9133-11--------------------.224.261.308.569
September 1976
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1976-09-03133CHAMINALL 1-11Box | PBP6283c6-11-----------------------.222.259.306.565
1976-09-08138CHAOAKALW 6-5Box | PBP6384c---------------------------.222.259.306.565
1976-09-09139CHAOAKALL 1-2Box | PBP6485c9122-11--------------------.226.262.308.570
1976-09-10140CHACALALL 2-3Box | PBP6586c91321--------11------------.223.259.309.568
1976-09-12143CHACALALW 5-1Box | PBP6687c9143-11------1-------------.225.260.313.573
1976-09-13145CHAKCAALW 5-4Box | PBP6788c9133122-------1------------.233.267.318.585
1976-09-14146CHAKCAALL 1-2Box | PBP6889c9133111------------1-------.234.269.318.587
1976-09-18150CHAKCAALL 5-6Box | PBP6990c9133111--------------------.236.270.318.588
1976-09-19151CHAKCAALL 5-6Box | PBP7091c91441231--2----------------.242.280.322.602
1976-09-21152CHAMINALL 6-13Box | PBP7192c9143111------1-------------.243.281.325.606
1976-09-22153CHAMINALL 3-6Box | PBP7293c9132-11------1-------------.246.283.330.614
1976-09-23154CHAMINALL 0-3Box | PBP7394c9122-----------------------.243.280.327.608
1976-09-24155CHAOAKALW 4-2Box | PBP7495c9122-----------------------.241.277.324.602
1976-09-25156CHAOAKALL 4-7Box | PBP7596c9133222---1----------------.247.284.329.612
1976-09-29157CHACALALL 0-3Box | PBP7697c9122----------1------------.245.281.326.606
October 1976
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1976-10-01159CHATEXALL 8-11Box | PBP7798c---------------------------.245.281.326.606
1976-10-03161CHATEXALL 0-3Box | PBP7899c9133-11------------1-------.246.281.326.607
78 record(s)
Glossary:
Game Date Calendar date of the game Tm-Gm# Game Number of his Team Tm Team Played For Opp Opponent (Team) Lg League Result Final score of game Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) S-G# Season Game Number for Player C-G# Career Game Number for Player Pos Defensive Position Ln Lineup slot in batting order GS Games Started PA Plate Appearances AB At Bats R Runs H Hits TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HBP Hit by a Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IBB Intentional Walks GDP Grounded into Double Play Pit Pitches Str Strikes Bal Balls Fou Fouls Cal Called Strikes Sw Swing and Miss Strikes InPl Balls put in Play 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)