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Jim Essian  

Jim Essian  

Played: 1973-1985 ... MLB: 1973-1984

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Proper Name:
James Sarkis Essian Jr.
High Level:
MLB (1973-1984)
pos:
c (666) ... 3b (19) ... dh (16) ... 1b (11) ... of (4) ... 2b (1)
Height:
6-2
Weight:
195
Bats:
Right
Throws:
Right
Born:
age:
71.225
place:
High School:
Drafted:
Philadelphia Phillies - 1969 (Signed UDFA)
draft posit:
C
MLB Debut:
TBC#:
11199
MLBAM ID:
Retrosheet:
Speed
37
Power
36
Contact
87
XBH
40
RBIs
42
Runs
26
Hitting
42
Durability
34
Team
.466
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year team name league level org age   # pos   g ab   r   h 2b 3b hr rbi sb cs bb so hbp sh sf iw gdp tb pa xbh 1b avg obp slg ops secA iso babip bb% so% so/bb ab/hr
1973 Philadelphia Phillies NL MLB phi 22 6 c 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.00 33.33 -- --
1974 Philadelphia Phillies NL MLB phi 23 6 c 17 20 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 22 0 2 .100 .182 .100 .282 .100 .000 .105 9.09 4.55 0.50 --
1975 Philadelphia Phillies NL MLB phi 24 6 c 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 1 1.000 1.000 1.000 2.000 1.000 .000 1.000 50.00 0.00 0.00 --
1976 Chicago White Sox AL MLB cha 25 11 c 78 199 20 49 7 0 0 21 2 1 23 28 1 5 1 0 6 56 229 7 42 .246 .326 .281 .607 .156 .035 .285 10.04 12.23 1.22 --
1977 Chicago White Sox AL MLB cha 26 11 c 114 322 50 88 18 2 10 44 1 4 52 35 1 4 2 1 9 140 381 30 58 .273 .374 .435 .809 .314 .161 .280 13.65 9.19 0.67 32.20
1978 Oakland Athletics AL MLB oak 27 18 c 126 278 21 62 9 1 3 26 2 1 44 22 0 15 3 1 12 82 340 13 49 .223 .326 .295 .621 .234 .072 .230 12.94 6.47 0.50 92.67
1979 Oakland Athletics AL MLB oak 28 18 c 98 313 34 76 16 0 8 40 0 1 25 29 2 3 9 1 12 116 352 24 52 .243 .295 .371 .666 .204 .128 .239 7.10 8.24 1.16 39.13
1980 Oakland Athletics AL MLB oak 29 18 c 87 285 19 66 11 0 5 29 1 3 30 18 0 3 3 0 14 92 321 16 50 .232 .302 .323 .625 .189 .091 .230 9.35 5.61 0.60 57.00
1981 Chicago White Sox AL MLB cha 30 16 c 27 52 6 16 3 0 0 5 0 1 4 5 0 1 0 0 2 19 57 3 13 .308 .357 .365 .723 .115 .058 .340 7.02 8.77 1.25 --
1982 Salt Lake Gulls PCL AAA sea 31 -- c 10 31 1 7 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 8 34 1 6 .226 .273 .258 .531 .097 .032 .226 5.88 0.00 0.00 --
1982 Seattle Mariners AL MLB sea 31 7 c 48 153 14 42 8 0 3 20 2 0 11 7 1 0 0 0 3 59 165 11 31 .275 .327 .386 .713 .196 .111 .273 6.67 4.24 0.64 51.00
1983 Cleveland Indians AL MLB cle 32 17 c 48 93 11 19 4 0 2 11 0 1 16 8 0 1 2 0 1 29 112 6 13 .204 .315 .312 .627 .269 .108 .200 14.29 7.14 0.50 46.50
1984 Oakland Athletics AL MLB oak 33 19 c 63 136 17 32 9 0 2 10 1 1 23 17 1 1 1 0 3 47 162 11 21 .235 .348 .346 .693 .279 .110 .254 14.20 10.49 0.74 68.00
1985 Miami Marlins FSL A+ 34 -- c 28 75 8 15 0 0 0 6 2 1 16 10 0 2 0 0 0 15 93 0 15 .200 .341 .200 .541 .227 .000 .231 17.20 10.75 0.63 --
1973 MLB Total -- PHI -- -- -- 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.00 33.33 -- --
1974 MLB Total -- PHI -- -- -- 17 20 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 22 0 2 .100 .182 .100 .282 .100 .000 .105 9.09 4.55 0.50 --
1975 MLB Total -- PHI -- -- -- 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 1 1.000 1.000 1.000 2.000 1.000 .000 1.000 50.00 0.00 0.00 --
1976 MLB Total -- CHA -- -- -- 78 199 20 49 7 0 0 21 2 1 23 28 1 5 1 0 6 56 229 7 42 .246 .326 .281 .607 .156 .035 .285 10.04 12.23 1.22 --
1977 MLB Total -- CHA -- -- -- 114 322 50 88 18 2 10 44 1 4 52 35 1 4 2 1 9 140 381 30 58 .273 .374 .435 .809 .314 .161 .280 13.65 9.19 0.67 32.20
1978 MLB Total -- OAK -- -- -- 126 278 21 62 9 1 3 26 2 1 44 22 0 15 3 1 12 82 340 13 49 .223 .326 .295 .621 .234 .072 .230 12.94 6.47 0.50 92.67
1979 MLB Total -- OAK -- -- -- 98 313 34 76 16 0 8 40 0 1 25 29 2 3 9 1 12 116 352 24 52 .243 .295 .371 .666 .204 .128 .239 7.10 8.24 1.16 39.13
1980 MLB Total -- OAK -- -- -- 87 285 19 66 11 0 5 29 1 3 30 18 0 3 3 0 14 92 321 16 50 .232 .302 .323 .625 .189 .091 .230 9.35 5.61 0.60 57.00
1981 MLB Total -- CHA -- -- -- 27 52 6 16 3 0 0 5 0 1 4 5 0 1 0 0 2 19 57 3 13 .308 .357 .365 .723 .115 .058 .340 7.02 8.77 1.25 --
1982 AAA Total -- SEA -- -- -- 10 31 1 7 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 8 34 1 6 .226 .273 .258 .531 .097 .032 .226 5.88 0.00 0.00 --
1982 MLB Total -- SEA -- -- -- 48 153 14 42 8 0 3 20 2 0 11 7 1 0 0 0 3 59 165 11 31 .275 .327 .386 .713 .196 .111 .273 6.67 4.24 0.64 51.00
1983 MLB Total -- CLE -- -- -- 48 93 11 19 4 0 2 11 0 1 16 8 0 1 2 0 1 29 112 6 13 .204 .315 .312 .627 .269 .108 .200 14.29 7.14 0.50 46.50
1984 MLB Total -- OAK -- -- -- 63 136 17 32 9 0 2 10 1 1 23 17 1 1 1 0 3 47 162 11 21 .235 .348 .346 .693 .279 .110 .254 14.20 10.49 0.74 68.00
1985 A+ Total -- -- -- -- 28 75 8 15 0 0 0 6 2 1 16 10 0 2 0 0 0 15 93 0 15 .200 .341 .200 .541 .227 .000 .231 17.20 10.75 0.63 --
Total MLB (12 yrs) -- MLB -- -- -- -- 710 1855 194 453 85 3 33 207 9 13 231 171 6 33 21 3 63 643 2146 121 332 .244 .327 .347 .673 .225 .102 .251 10.76 7.97 0.74 56.21
Total Minors (2 yrs) -- Minors -- -- -- -- 38 106 9 22 1 0 0 7 2 1 18 10 0 3 0 0 0 23 127 1 21 .208 .323 .217 .540 .189 .009 .229 14.17 7.87 0.56 --
Total AL (9 yrs) -- AL -- -- -- -- 689 1831 192 450 85 3 33 206 9 13 228 169 6 33 21 3 62 640 2119 121 329 .246 .328 .350 .677 .226 .104 .253 10.76 7.98 0.74 55.48
Total NL (3 yrs) -- NL -- -- -- -- 21 24 2 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 2 0 0 0 0 1 3 27 0 3 .125 .222 .125 .347 .125 .000 .136 11.11 7.41 0.67 --
Total AAA (1 yrs) -- AAA -- -- -- -- 10 31 1 7 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 8 34 1 6 .226 .273 .258 .531 .097 .032 .226 5.88 0.00 0.00 --
Total A+ (1 yrs) -- A+ -- -- -- -- 28 75 8 15 0 0 0 6 2 1 16 10 0 2 0 0 0 15 93 0 15 .200 .341 .200 .541 .227 .000 .231 17.20 10.75 0.63 --
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year team name league level mlb age pos   g gs inn po   a   e dp tc tsc sb cs sb% fpct rfg rfi rf9i tm shr pl shr tm rk
1973 Philadelphia Phillies NL MLB phi 22 c 1 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -- .000 0.0 0.00 0.00 0.6 50.0 3
1974 Philadelphia Phillies NL MLB phi 23 c 15 0 62.2 37 3 1 1 41 40 9 2 81.82 .976 2.7 0.64 5.79 9.3 88.2 3
1974 Philadelphia Phillies NL MLB phi 23 1b 1 0 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 -- 1.000 1.0 1.00 9.00 0.6 5.9 4
1974 Philadelphia Phillies NL MLB phi 23 3b 1 0 1.0 0 1 0 1 1 1 0 0 -- 1.000 1.0 1.00 9.00 0.6 5.9 3
1975 Philadelphia Phillies NL MLB phi 24 c 2 0 4.0 1 1 0 0 2 2 0 1 0.00 1.000 1.0 0.50 4.50 1.2 100.0 5
1976 Chicago White Sox AL MLB cha 25 c 77 0 570.0 319 53 10 10 382 372 45 37 54.88 .974 4.8 0.65 5.87 47.8 98.7 2
1976 Chicago White Sox AL MLB cha 25 1b 2 0 2.0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 -- 1.000 0.5 0.50 4.50 1.2 2.6 3
1976 Chicago White Sox AL MLB cha 25 3b 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -- .000 0.0 0.00 0.00 0.6 1.3 4
1977 Chicago White Sox AL MLB cha 26 c 111 0 924.1 592 62 9 8 663 654 71 53 57.26 .986 5.9 0.71 6.37 68.5 97.4 1
1977 Chicago White Sox AL MLB cha 26 3b 2 0 3.0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 -- 1.000 0.5 0.33 3.00 1.2 1.8 5
1978 Oakland Athletics AL MLB oak 27 c 119 0 778.1 431 78 10 12 519 509 60 51 54.05 .981 4.3 0.65 5.89 73.5 94.4 1
1978 Oakland Athletics AL MLB oak 27 1b 3 0 23.0 20 1 0 2 21 21 0 0 -- 1.000 7.0 0.91 8.22 1.9 2.4 6
1978 Oakland Athletics AL MLB oak 27 2b 1 0 2.0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 -- 1.000 1.0 0.50 4.50 0.6 0.8 8
1978 Oakland Athletics AL MLB oak 27 dh 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -- .000 0.0 -- -- 0.6 0.8 17
1979 Oakland Athletics AL MLB oak 28 c 70 0 584.1 348 57 8 5 413 405 62 39 61.39 .981 5.8 0.69 6.24 43.2 71.4 2
1979 Oakland Athletics AL MLB oak 28 1b 4 0 36.0 35 2 0 4 37 37 0 0 -- 1.000 9.3 1.03 9.25 2.5 4.1 4
1979 Oakland Athletics AL MLB oak 28 3b 10 0 80.0 15 20 1 2 36 35 0 0 -- .972 3.5 0.44 3.94 6.2 10.2 4
1979 Oakland Athletics AL MLB oak 28 of 4 0 23.0 2 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 -- 1.000 0.5 0.09 0.78 2.5 4.1 10
1979 Oakland Athletics AL MLB oak 28 dh 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -- .000 0.0 -- -- 1.9 3.1 4
1980 Oakland Athletics AL MLB oak 29 c 68 0 602.2 333 46 5 5 384 379 40 38 51.28 .987 5.6 0.63 5.66 42.0 78.2 1
1980 Oakland Athletics AL MLB oak 29 1b 1 0 3.0 6 0 0 0 6 6 0 0 -- 1.000 6.0 2.00 18.00 0.6 1.1 6
1980 Oakland Athletics AL MLB oak 29 dh 11 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -- .000 0.0 -- -- 6.8 12.6 3
1981 Chicago White Sox AL MLB cha 30 c 25 0 146.0 92 9 1 0 102 101 10 6 62.50 .990 4.0 0.69 6.23 23.6 92.6 2
1981 Chicago White Sox AL MLB cha 30 3b 2 0 1.2 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 -- .000 0.0 0.00 0.00 1.9 7.4 4
1982 Seattle Mariners AL MLB sea 31 c 48 0 381.0 282 26 2 1 310 308 51 9 85.00 .994 6.4 0.81 7.28 29.6 100.0 3
1982 Salt Lake Gulls PCL AAA sea 31 c 10 0 0.0 53 8 2 0 63 61 0 0 -- .968 6.1 -- -- 7.0 100.0 3
1983 Cleveland Indians AL MLB cle 32 c 47 0 289.2 170 14 2 3 186 184 23 13 63.89 .989 3.9 0.64 5.73 29.0 97.9 2
1983 Cleveland Indians AL MLB cle 32 3b 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -- .000 0.0 0.00 0.00 0.6 2.1 4
1984 Oakland Athletics AL MLB oak 33 c 59 0 397.0 229 28 4 6 261 257 31 25 55.36 .985 4.4 0.65 5.83 36.4 93.7 2
1984 Oakland Athletics AL MLB oak 33 3b 1 0 2.0 0 2 1 0 3 2 0 0 -- .667 2.0 1.00 9.00 0.6 1.6 8
1984 Oakland Athletics AL MLB oak 33 dh 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -- .000 0.0 -- -- 0.6 1.6 13
1985 Miami Marlins FSL A+ 34 c 14 0 0.0 83 5 3 4 91 88 0 0 -- .967 6.3 -- -- 9.9 50.0 4
1985 Miami Marlins FSL A+ 34 3b 1 0 0.0 1 2 0 1 3 3 0 0 -- 1.000 3.0 -- -- 0.7 3.6 10
Total MLB (12 yrs) -- MLB -- -- c 642 0 4,740 2834 377 52 51 3263 3211 402 274 59.47 .984 5.0 0.68 6.10 -- -- --
Total MLB (5 yrs) -- MLB -- -- 1b 11 0 65 63 3 0 6 66 66 0 0 -- 1.000 6.0 1.02 9.14 -- -- --
Total MLB (1 yrs) -- MLB -- -- 2b 1 0 2 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 -- 1.000 1.0 0.50 4.50 -- -- --
Total MLB (7 yrs) -- MLB -- -- 3b 18 0 89 16 23 3 3 42 39 0 0 -- .929 2.2 0.44 3.93 -- -- --
Total MLB (4 yrs) -- MLB -- -- dh 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -- -- 0.0 -- -- -- -- --
Total AAA (1 yrs) -- AAA -- -- c 10 0 0 53 8 2 0 63 61 0 0 -- .968 6.1 -- -- -- -- --
Total A+ (1 yrs) -- A+ -- -- c 14 0 0 83 5 3 4 91 88 0 0 -- .967 6.3 -- -- -- -- --
Total A+ (1 yrs) -- A+ -- -- 3b 1 0 0 1 2 0 1 3 3 0 0 -- 1.000 3.0 -- -- -- -- --
Yearly Positional Grid
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year category pos p pos c pos 1b pos 2b pos 3b pos ss pos lf pos cf pos rf pos of pos dh
1973 MLB 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1974 MLB 0 15 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
1975 MLB 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1976 MLB 0 77 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
1977 MLB 0 111 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
1978 MLB 0 119 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
1979 MLB 0 70 4 0 10 0 0 0 0 4 3
1980 MLB 0 68 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 11
1981 MLB 0 25 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
1982 Minor 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1982 MLB 0 48 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1983 MLB 0 47 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
1984 MLB 0 59 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
1985 Minor 0 14 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0