Ron Jones
Footscray Bulldogs (AAA)
Ron Jones
Birthdate:
March 4, 1952 (35 y, 7 m, 14 d)
Position:
1B
Bats/Throws:
L/R
Height/Weight:
6'4"/290
Entry:
Unknown
Contract:
Minor League
ML Service Time:
8 years, 58 days

1987 Season Batting Summary

Team G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS wOBA BABIP wRC+ WAR ZR
Footscray - SBL
FTS - SBL
6 24 6 2 0 1 5 4 1 4 0 0 0.250 0.280 0.738 0.335 0.263 102 0.11 0.61

1987 Season Fielding Summary

Team Pos G IP PO A E Fld % Eff ZR
Footscray - SBL
FTS - SBL
1B 6 51.0 44 2 0 1.0000 1.0625 0.609
Current Status
MLB Service Time 8 years, 58 days
40-man Service Time None
Time as Pro 17 years
Roster Status Minor Leagues
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Normal
Loyalty Low
Greed Low
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Insignficant
Local Fair
Current Contract
Minor League Contract
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 5 7 6 6 7
vs R 5 8 6 6 7
vs L 4 6 5 5 6
Potential 5 7 6 6 7
Fielding C IF OF
Range 2 1
Error 3 2
Arm 1 3 1
Turn DP 2
C Ability 1
Position
First 4
Run/Bunt
Speed 1
Stealing 1
Running 1
Sac Bunt 4
Bunt for Hit 1
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 1 2 1
vs R 1 2 1
vs L 1 2 1
Potential 1 2 1
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 1 1
Other Pitching
Velocity 80-83 mph
GB % 39%
Arm Slot Normal
Stamina 1
Hold 1
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
1987-10-18
Weight increased from 289 to 290
1987-09-20
Weight decreased from 290 to 289
1987-07-17
Weight increased from 288 to 290
1987-04-07
Weight increased from 287 to 288
1987-03-24
Weight decreased from 288 to 287
1987-03-08
Gap vs R increased from 7 to 8
Power vs R decreased from 7 to 6
Sac Bunt increased from 3 to 4
Outfield Arm decreased from 2 to 1
Weight increased from 286 to 288
Local Popularity increased from Insignficant to Fair
1986-11-30
Weight increased from 285 to 286
1986-10-26
Weight increased from 284 to 285
1986-10-05
Weight increased from 282 to 284
1986-09-08
1B defense decreased from 5 to 4
Weight increased from 281 to 282
1986-08-28
Weight increased from 280 to 281
1986-07-29
Weight decreased from 281 to 280
1986-07-17
Weight increased from 279 to 281
1986-01-26
Weight increased from 278 to 279
1986-01-19
Weight increased from 277 to 278
1986-01-05
Gap vs R decreased from 8 to 7
1985-11-24
Weight increased from 276 to 277
1985-08-16
Weight increased from 275 to 276
1985-07-17
Weight increased from 274 to 275
1985-04-11
Weight decreased from 275 to 274
1985-03-31
Eye Potential increased from 5 to 6
Eye increased from 5 to 6
Eye vs L increased from 4 to 5
1985-01-27
Weight increased from 274 to 275
1985-01-06
Power vs R increased from 6 to 7
Eye Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Eye decreased from 6 to 5
Eye vs L decreased from 5 to 4
1984-12-30
Weight decreased from 275 to 274
1984-09-30
Weight increased from 274 to 275
1984-09-04
Power vs R decreased from 7 to 6
1984-07-29
Weight decreased from 275 to 274
1984-07-17
Sac Bunt decreased from 4 to 3
Weight increased from 272 to 275
1984-04-17
Weight increased from 271 to 272
1984-04-02
Power vs R increased from 6 to 7
1984-02-26
Weight decreased from 272 to 271
1984-02-19
Weight increased from 271 to 272
1984-02-12
Weight decreased from 272 to 271
1984-01-15
Weight decreased from 273 to 272
1984-01-01
Power vs R decreased from 7 to 6
Eye Potential increased from 5 to 6
Eye increased from 5 to 6
Sac Bunt increased from 3 to 4
Outfield Range decreased from 2 to 1
1983-12-04
Weight decreased from 274 to 273
1983-11-06
Weight decreased from 275 to 274
1983-10-09
Weight increased from 274 to 275
1983-09-06
Contact vs L decreased from 5 to 4
Gap vs R increased from 7 to 8
Eye vs L increased from 4 to 5
1983-08-28
Weight increased from 273 to 274
1983-07-17
Weight increased from 272 to 273
1983-04-09
Gap vs R decreased from 8 to 7
1983-04-09
Gap vs R increased from 7 to 8
Eye vs R increased from 5 to 6
Movement Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Movement decreased from 3 to 2
Movement vs R decreased from 3 to 2
Movement vs L decreased from 3 to 2
1983-04-05
Contact vs L increased from 4 to 5
1983-03-30
Weight increased from 271 to 272
1983-01-02
Gap vs R decreased from 8 to 7
Power vs R increased from 6 to 7
1982-09-07
Gap vs R increased from 7 to 8
Power vs R decreased from 7 to 6
Sac Bunt decreased from 4 to 3
1982-08-04
Gap vs R decreased from 8 to 7
Eye vs R decreased from 6 to 5
Sac Bunt increased from 3 to 4
Infield Range decreased from 3 to 2
1982-04-01
Weight increased from 269 to 271
1982-01-03
Weight increased from 267 to 269
1981-10-04
Contact vs R decreased from 6 to 5
Contact vs L decreased from 5 to 4
Eye vs R increased from 5 to 6
Sac Bunt decreased from 4 to 3
Weight increased from 266 to 267
1981-01-18
Contact Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Contact decreased from 6 to 5
Weight increased from 265 to 266
1980-03-16
Weight increased from 260 to 265
1979-11-04
Gap Potential decreased from 8 to 7
Gap decreased from 8 to 7
Power Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Power decreased from 7 to 6
Outfield Range decreased from 3 to 2
1B defense decreased from 6 to 5
Weight increased from 257 to 260
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Insignficant
National Popularity increased from Unknown to Insignficant
1979-02-11
Weight increased from 256 to 257
1978-10-08
Eye vs R decreased from 6 to 5
Turn Double Play increased from 1 to 2
1B defense increased from 5 to 6
Weight increased from 253 to 256
1977-09-06
Sac Bunt increased from 3 to 4
1B defense decreased from 6 to 5
1977-04-05
Contact Potential increased from 5 to 6
Contact increased from 5 to 6
Gap vs L decreased from 7 to 6
Sac Bunt decreased from 4 to 3
Bunt for Hit decreased from 2 to 1
Infield Arm increased from 2 to 3
1B defense increased from 5 to 6
Weight increased from 251 to 253
1977-01-02
Weight increased from 247 to 251
1976-09-07
Outfield Range decreased from 4 to 3
Weight increased from 245 to 247
1976-04-02
Contact vs R increased from 5 to 6
Eye vs L decreased from 5 to 4
GB% decreased from 40% to 39%
1976-01-04
Contact increased from 4 to 5
Contact vs L increased from 4 to 5
Eye vs R increased from 5 to 6
Eye vs L increased from 4 to 5
Infield Range decreased from 4 to 3
1B defense decreased from 6 to 5
Weight increased from 241 to 245
1975-09-03
Weight increased from 238 to 241

Career Major League Stats

Team Year Age G PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS BABIP wOBA wRC+ WAR
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1984 32 112 220 189 41 7 0 7 23 20 25 41 0 0 0.217 0.314 0.679 0.2361 0.300 82 0.08
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1983 31 94 171 158 29 5 0 5 12 14 10 32 0 0 0.184 0.237 0.547 0.1983 0.242 41 -0.62
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1982 30 127 491 451 123 18 0 27 73 64 35 59 0 0 0.273 0.324 0.816 0.2602 0.347 108 2.14
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1981 29 109 365 335 91 23 1 12 38 34 25 54 0 0 0.272 0.324 0.778 0.2915 0.338 106 1.61
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1980 28 114 380 345 100 21 0 13 42 40 31 55 0 0 0.290 0.352 0.816 0.3141 0.355 119 1.76
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1979 27 123 462 413 99 25 2 13 55 45 38 62 0 0 0.240 0.307 0.712 0.2500 0.310 85 0.27
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1978 26 125 544 484 143 25 0 27 74 71 49 70 0 0 0.296 0.365 0.879 0.2967 0.375 133 3.26
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1977 25 98 101 81 23 5 0 3 12 12 17 9 0 0 0.284 0.404 0.861 0.2857 0.360 125 0.57
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1976 24 11 12 10 4 2 0 0 4 2 1 2 0 0 0.400 0.500 1.100 0.5000 0.472 206 0.20
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1975 23 95 120 107 29 5 0 4 20 13 10 14 0 0 0.271 0.350 0.780 0.2809 0.341 104 0.30
Total - VBL
VBL
1008 2866 2573 682 136 3 111 353 315 241 398 0 0 0.265 0.331 0.781 0.2740 0.337 105 9.57

Career Minor League Stats

Team Year Age G PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS BABIP wOBA wRC+ WAR
Footscray - SBL
FTS - SBL
1987 35 6 25 24 6 2 0 1 5 4 1 4 0 0 0.250 0.280 0.738 0.2632 0.335 102 0.11
Footscray - SBL
FTS - SBL
1986 34 84 371 315 107 28 1 17 60 63 52 34 0 0 0.340 0.434 1.031 0.3383 0.441 167 3.59
Footscray - SBL
FTS - SBL
1985 33 75 226 194 47 13 0 9 35 37 27 38 0 0 0.242 0.332 0.780 0.2517 0.341 97 0.70
SAN - SBL
1976 24 82 372 325 120 23 1 20 76 60 43 51 0 0 0.369 0.441 1.072 0.3891 0.458 181 3.69
SAN - SBL
1974 22 70 159 142 45 9 0 8 24 25 16 24 0 0 0.317 0.390 0.939 0.3364 0.397 138 0.95
SAN - SBL
1973 21 59 194 170 46 12 0 6 34 23 16 23 0 0 0.271 0.335 0.782 0.2740 0.336 91 0.14
Total - AAA
AAA
376 1347 1170 371 87 2 61 234 212 155 174 0 0 0.317 0.396 0.948 0.3267 0.406 144 9.18

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1984 1B 64 412.2 428 24 5 0.989 9.858 1.013 1.26
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1984 3B 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1983 1B 36 253.0 243 9 1 0.996 8.964 1.048 1.71
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1983 2B 1 2.0 2 2 0 1.000 18.000 1.020 0.02
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1982 1B 126 1069.2 1065 71 6 0.995 9.558 1.063 7.90
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1981 1B 90 746.1 761 44 7 0.991 9.708 1.072 6.36
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1980 1B 93 797.2 844 60 7 0.992 10.200 1.027 2.56
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1979 1B 111 940.0 949 65 11 0.989 9.709 1.018 1.85
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1978 1B 124 1103.1 1072 98 12 0.990 9.544 1.008 0.69
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1977 1B 13 30.0 31 4 0 1.000 10.500 1.222 0.90
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1977 2B 1 1.0 1 0 0 1.000 9.000 0.000 0.00
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1976 1B 1 4.0 2 1 0 1.000 6.750 1.090 0.05
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1975 1B 8 66.0 61 5 3 0.957 9.000 0.857 -1.49
Total 1B 666 5422.2 5456 381 52 21.79
Total 2B 2 3.0 3 2 0 0.02
Total 3B 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.00

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Footscray - SBL
FTS - SBL
1987 1B 6 51.0 44 2 0 1.000 8.118 1.063 0.61
Footscray - SBL
FTS - SBL
1986 1B 84 744.0 626 22 5 0.992 7.839 1.023 -0.56
Footscray - SBL
FTS - SBL
1985 1B 58 423.2 334 30 1 0.997 7.733 1.069 3.17
SAN - SBL
1976 1B 82 728.2 623 49 9 0.987 8.300 0.966 -3.46
SAN - SBL
1974 1B 30 238.0 200 17 2 0.991 8.206 0.993 -0.17
SAN - SBL
1973 1B 45 348.1 270 24 1 0.997 7.596 1.035 1.01
SAN - SBL
1973 LF 1 6.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.044 -0.65
Total 1B 305 2533.2 2097 144 18 0.60
Total LF 1 6.0 0 0 0 -0.65

Suburban Baseball League Hitting Log

Date Opp Score AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI K BB HBP SF SB CS WPA Avg OBP OPS
Oct. 15, 1987
Oct 15
PRE 5 - 2 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.06
Oct. 14, 1987
Oct 14
PRE 5 - 6 5 1 1 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.13
Oct. 12, 1987
Oct 12
FTZ 8 - 0 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 -0.02
Oct. 11, 1987
Oct 11
@CBG 3 - 2 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.28
Oct. 8, 1987
Oct 8
@CBG 5 - 2 4 0 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.22
Oct. 7, 1987
Oct 7
@CBG 1 - 3 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.22
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
MVP / Batter of the Year 1977 Sandringham (SBL)
Silver Slugger 1987 - 1B Footscray (SBL)
Batter of the Month Feb 1987 Footscray (SBL)
Feb 1977 Sandringham (SBL)
Player of the Week Oct 27, 1986 Footscray (SBL)
Jan 15, 1979 St. Kilda (VBL)
Jan 31, 1977 Sandringham (SBL)
Hall of Fame Metrics
Metric Score
Black Ink1
Grey Ink11
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Leaderboard Appearances
Year Lg GS Rank
1982 VBL 125 9
Year Lg AB Rank
1978 VBL 484 9
Year Lg Hits Rank
1978 VBL 143 6
Year Lg TB Rank
1978 VBL 249 9
Year Lg 2B Rank
1978 VBL 25 7
Year Lg IBB Rank
1984 VBL 2 8
Year Lg SF Rank
1978 VBL 4 8
1979 VBL 6 4
Year Lg XBH Rank
1978 VBL 52 9
Year Lg Avg Rank
1978 VBL 0.296 10
Year Lg G Rank
1982 VBL 127 1