Jason Metcalfe
Free Agent
Jason Metcalfe
Birthdate:
Oct. 12, 1953 (35 y, 3 m, 10 d)
Position:
3B
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Height/Weight:
5'10"/203
Entry:
1975 Draft - Round: 2, Overall: 15, Team: Balmain Tigers
Contract:
Free Agent
ML Service Time:
6 years, 70 days
Current Status
MLB Service Time 6 years, 70 days
40-man Service Time None
Time as Pro 14 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Low
Loyalty Low
Greed High
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic Low
Popularity
National Unknown
Local Unknown
Current Contract
Free Agent
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 4 6 4 5 4
vs R 4 6 4 5 4
vs L 4 7 5 5 4
Potential 4 6 5 6 5
Fielding C IF OF
Range 4 5
Error 5 6
Arm 1 7 8
Turn DP 4
C Ability 1
Position
First 3
Second 2
Third 4
Left Field 4
Right Field 4
Run/Bunt
Speed 3
Stealing 8
Running 10
Sac Bunt 10
Bunt for Hit 1
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 1 1 1
vs R 1 1 1
vs L 1 1 1
Potential 1 1 1
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 1 1
Other Pitching
Velocity 80-83 mph
GB % 35%
Arm Slot Sidearm
Stamina 1
Hold 1
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
1989-01-15
3B defense decreased from 5 to 4
1989-01-01
Power decreased from 5 to 4
Power vs R decreased from 5 to 4
Avoid Ks decreased from 5 to 4
Avoid Ks vs R decreased from 5 to 4
Avoid Ks vs L decreased from 5 to 4
Infield Range decreased from 5 to 4
Infield Error decreased from 6 to 5
Infield Arm decreased from 8 to 7
Turn Double Play decreased from 5 to 4
2B defense decreased from 3 to 2
SS defense decreased from 1 to 0
1988-12-11
Weight increased from 202 to 203
1988-11-20
Weight increased from 201 to 202
1988-11-13
SS defense decreased from 2 to 1
1988-11-06
Weight decreased from 202 to 201
1988-10-30
3B defense decreased from 6 to 5
1988-10-09
Weight decreased from 203 to 202
1988-04-16
Contact vs L decreased from 5 to 4
1988-01-31
Weight increased from 202 to 203
1988-01-17
Gap vs L increased from 6 to 7
LF defense decreased from 5 to 4
RF defense decreased from 5 to 4
GB% decreased from 37% to 35%
1987-10-18
2B defense decreased from 4 to 3
1987-10-11
2B defense increased from 3 to 4
1987-09-20
Contact Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Contact decreased from 5 to 4
Gap vs L decreased from 7 to 6
2B defense decreased from 4 to 3
1987-08-15
1B defense decreased from 4 to 3
1987-07-23
Weight increased from 201 to 202
1987-07-17
SS defense decreased from 3 to 2
CF defense decreased from 1 to 0
1987-04-18
Contact vs R decreased from 5 to 4
Gap vs L increased from 6 to 7
1987-03-20
Weight decreased from 202 to 201
1987-03-08
Gap vs L decreased from 7 to 6
Weight increased from 201 to 202
1986-10-05
Infield Range decreased from 6 to 5
1986-09-08
LF defense decreased from 6 to 5
Weight increased from 200 to 201
1986-07-29
RF defense decreased from 6 to 5
1986-07-17
CF defense decreased from 2 to 1
Weight increased from 199 to 200
1986-01-12
2B defense decreased from 5 to 4
1986-01-05
Eye Potential increased from 5 to 6
1985-12-08
Weight increased from 198 to 199
1985-11-17
Weight increased from 197 to 198
1985-10-20
Weight decreased from 198 to 197
1985-07-17
SS defense decreased from 4 to 3
LF defense decreased from 7 to 6
1985-03-31
Outfield Range decreased from 6 to 5
1985-03-03
Speed decreased from 4 to 3
1B defense decreased from 5 to 4
1985-01-06
Contact vs R increased from 4 to 5
Gap vs L increased from 6 to 7
Weight decreased from 199 to 198
1984-12-16
3B defense decreased from 7 to 6
Weight increased from 198 to 199
1984-12-02
Weight increased from 197 to 198
1984-09-30
LF defense increased from 6 to 7
1984-09-04
Contact increased from 4 to 5
Weight increased from 196 to 197
1984-08-28
Weight decreased from 197 to 196
1984-08-16
Weight increased from 196 to 197
1984-07-17
Contact decreased from 5 to 4
Contact vs R decreased from 5 to 4
Weight increased from 195 to 196
1983-12-04
Weight decreased from 196 to 195
1983-11-06
Weight decreased from 197 to 196
1983-09-18
1B defense increased from 4 to 5
1983-04-09
Movement Potential decreased from 3 to 1
Movement decreased from 3 to 1
Movement vs R decreased from 3 to 1
Movement vs L decreased from 3 to 1
1982-12-26
Weight increased from 196 to 197
1982-11-21
Weight decreased from 197 to 196
1982-09-07
Power Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Eye Potential decreased from 6 to 5
RF defense decreased from 7 to 6
Position changed from LF to 3B
Weight increased from 196 to 197
1982-08-04
Weight increased from 195 to 196
1982-04-01
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Weight increased from 194 to 195
1982-01-03
3B defense increased from 6 to 7
Position changed from SS to LF
1981-10-04
3B defense increased from 5 to 6
Weight increased from 191 to 194
1980-03-16
Power Potential decreased from 7 to 6
LF defense decreased from 7 to 6
CF defense decreased from 3 to 2
Weight increased from 189 to 191
1979-11-04
LF defense increased from 6 to 7
Weight decreased from 190 to 189
1979-02-11
Power Potential increased from 6 to 7
Power increased from 4 to 5
Power vs R increased from 4 to 5
Power vs L increased from 4 to 5
Infield Range decreased from 7 to 6
Infield Error increased from 5 to 6
LF defense increased from 4 to 6
GB% decreased from 38% to 37%
Weight increased from 188 to 190
1978-10-08
Contact increased from 4 to 5
Contact vs R increased from 4 to 5
Power increased from 3 to 4
Power vs R increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 4 to 5
Speed decreased from 5 to 4
LF defense decreased from 5 to 4
Weight increased from 185 to 188
1977-09-06
Stealing increased from 7 to 8
Baserunning increased from 9 to 10
3B defense decreased from 6 to 5
SS defense decreased from 5 to 4
Weight increased from 184 to 185
1977-04-05
SS defense increased from 4 to 5
LF defense increased from 4 to 5
Local Popularity decreased from Insignficant to Unknown
1977-01-02
2B defense increased from 3 to 5
SS defense increased from 3 to 4
CF defense increased from 2 to 3
Weight increased from 182 to 184
1976-09-07
Power vs L increased from 3 to 4
Speed decreased from 6 to 5
Baserunning increased from 8 to 9
Weight increased from 178 to 182
1976-04-02
Contact vs L increased from 4 to 5
Gap increased from 5 to 6
Gap vs R increased from 5 to 6
Gap vs L increased from 5 to 6
Eye increased from 4 to 5
Eye vs R increased from 4 to 5
Eye vs L increased from 4 to 5
3B defense increased from 5 to 6
Weight increased from 177 to 178
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Insignficant
1976-01-04
Contact vs R increased from 3 to 4
Gap increased from 4 to 5
Gap vs R increased from 4 to 5
Gap vs L increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 3 to 4
RF defense increased from 5 to 7
GB% decreased from 40% to 38%
Weight decreased from 178 to 177
1975-09-03
GB% decreased from 41% to 40%
Weight decreased from 179 to 178

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
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1987 33 114 432 388 79 22 0 7 33 23 33 115 0 1 0.204 0.273 0.587 0.2707 0.263 59 -0.35
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1986 32 121 465 415 99 22 2 10 30 29 32 88 2 0 0.239 0.299 0.673 0.2808 0.294 80 0.63
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1985 31 119 430 372 82 11 1 11 32 29 39 98 1 2 0.220 0.299 0.643 0.2669 0.283 72 -0.12
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1984 30 99 345 296 66 19 2 2 21 24 36 81 2 1 0.223 0.313 0.634 0.2963 0.268 65 -0.20
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1983 29 94 320 289 61 13 1 5 24 23 26 79 2 0 0.211 0.281 0.596 0.2705 0.270 66 -0.04
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1982 28 121 477 445 105 17 4 10 47 49 28 112 0 1 0.236 0.285 0.645 0.2932 0.286 72 -0.05
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1981 27 125 501 455 93 24 1 5 40 37 34 123 4 2 0.204 0.270 0.564 0.2659 0.257 49 -0.33
Total - SBC
SBC
793 2970 2660 585 128 11 50 227 214 228 696 11 7 0.220 0.288 0.620 0.2776 0.275 66 -0.46

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
LEI - RES
1980 26 88 408 365 107 21 2 16 50 61 39 81 1 2 0.293 0.363 0.856 0.3370 0.373 113 1.79
LEI - RES
1979 25 88 401 353 120 24 1 20 57 64 42 71 2 2 0.340 0.412 0.995 0.3774 0.425 152 3.60
LEI - RES
1978 24 88 400 344 107 20 1 24 64 61 49 88 5 0 0.311 0.398 0.982 0.3517 0.422 151 3.77
LEI - RES
1977 23 88 389 333 108 26 0 11 41 62 52 77 3 2 0.324 0.417 0.918 0.3927 0.410 138 3.61
LEI - RES
1976 22 68 297 262 80 21 3 12 50 43 31 64 3 0 0.305 0.381 0.926 0.3617 0.402 131 1.93
Concord - YL
CON - YL
1976 22 10 48 40 15 0 0 2 6 5 6 9 0 0 0.375 0.457 0.982 0.4483 0.440 163 0.55
Concord - YL
CON - YL
1975 21 75 334 273 98 14 5 13 72 58 46 71 6 4 0.359 0.455 1.045 0.4337 0.454 168 3.72
None - None
None - None
1975 21 44 223 201 64 9 4 13 52 51 20 26 37 8 0.318 0.386 0.983 0.3148 0.421 164 1.94
Total - ??
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44 223 201 64 9 4 13 52 51 20 26 37 8 0.318 0.386 0.983 0.3148 0.421 164 1.94
Total - AAA
AAA
420 1895 1657 522 112 7 83 262 291 213 381 14 6 0.315 0.394 0.936 0.3640 0.407 137 14.71
Total - AA
AA
85 382 313 113 14 5 15 78 63 52 80 6 4 0.361 0.455 1.037 0.4356 0.452 168 4.27

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1987 3B 111 962.2 65 205 11 0.961 2.524 0.989 -0.36
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1986 3B 118 1023.0 55 206 10 0.963 2.296 1.008 -0.04
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1986 SS 2 2.0 0 1 0 1.000 4.500 1.022 0.02
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1986 LF 1 3.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1986 RF 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1985 3B 113 985.0 45 185 14 0.943 2.102 0.980 -1.58
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1985 SS 1 3.1 0 1 0 1.000 2.700 1.028 0.02
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1984 3B 86 751.0 39 141 6 0.968 2.157 1.005 0.56
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1984 SS 2 8.0 3 2 0 1.000 5.625 1.024 0.08
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1984 LF 4 21.0 4 0 0 1.000 1.714 0.980 -0.05
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1983 1B 1 1.0 2 0 0 1.000 18.000 0.000 0.00
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1983 2B 1 1.1 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1983 3B 80 641.1 33 111 8 0.947 2.021 0.967 -2.80
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1983 SS 3 5.0 2 1 0 1.000 5.400 1.021 0.06
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1983 LF 2 3.0 2 0 0 1.000 6.000 0.977 -0.30
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1982 1B 2 2.0 3 1 0 1.000 18.000 1.092 0.11
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1982 2B 3 5.1 2 1 0 1.000 5.063 0.994 -0.00
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1982 3B 110 1000.1 85 220 19 0.941 2.744 0.964 -5.88
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1982 SS 1 2.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1982 LF 2 3.0 2 0 0 1.000 6.000 1.023 0.04
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1982 CF 2 7.1 2 0 0 1.000 2.455 1.014 0.02
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1982 RF 1 2.0 2 0 0 1.000 9.000 0.054 -0.76
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1981 1B 2 7.0 9 0 0 1.000 11.571 0.000 0.00
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1981 2B 26 214.0 51 71 2 0.984 5.131 0.984 -0.60
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1981 3B 95 838.0 65 190 7 0.973 2.739 1.035 4.49
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1981 SS 5 12.0 2 4 0 1.000 4.500 1.005 0.00
Total 1B 5 10.0 14 1 0 0.11
Total 2B 30 220.2 53 72 2 -0.60
Total 3B 713 6201.1 387 1258 75 -5.60
Total SS 14 32.1 7 9 0 0.18
Total LF 9 30.0 8 0 0 -0.31
Total CF 2 7.1 2 0 0 0.02
Total RF 2 3.0 2 0 0 -0.76

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
LEI - RES
1980 1B 1 2.1 2 0 0 1.000 7.714 1.081 0.05
LEI - RES
1980 3B 35 255.2 26 53 7 0.919 2.781 0.938 -2.75
LEI - RES
1980 SS 58 479.1 67 146 6 0.973 3.999 0.969 -2.10
LEI - RES
1980 LF 3 7.0 3 0 0 1.000 3.857 1.047 0.10
LEI - RES
1980 CF 2 5.0 1 0 0 1.000 1.800 1.032 0.02
LEI - RES
1980 RF 7 14.2 3 0 0 1.000 1.841 1.060 0.13
LEI - RES
1979 1B 1 1.0 2 0 0 1.000 18.000 0.000 0.00
LEI - RES
1979 SS 54 484.1 58 128 9 0.954 3.456 0.965 -2.38
LEI - RES
1979 LF 14 124.0 28 1 3 0.906 2.105 1.026 0.51
LEI - RES
1979 CF 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
LEI - RES
1979 RF 22 180.0 44 3 1 0.979 2.350 1.012 0.27
LEI - RES
1978 2B 1 1.0 1 0 0 1.000 9.000 0.000 0.00
LEI - RES
1978 3B 1 1.2 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
LEI - RES
1978 SS 60 514.0 85 160 6 0.976 4.290 0.982 -1.38
LEI - RES
1978 LF 31 265.2 63 1 1 0.985 2.168 0.954 -1.97
LEI - RES
1978 CF 2 7.0 1 0 0 1.000 1.286 1.035 0.02
LEI - RES
1978 RF 2 1.1 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
LEI - RES
1977 3B 1 3.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
LEI - RES
1977 SS 88 779.1 89 208 8 0.974 3.430 1.004 0.68
LEI - RES
1977 RF 1 3.2 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
LEI - RES
1976 2B 16 123.2 27 25 1 0.981 3.784 0.957 -0.55
LEI - RES
1976 3B 5 10.1 1 4 0 1.000 4.355 1.010 0.03
LEI - RES
1976 SS 52 448.0 62 139 10 0.953 4.038 0.941 -4.45
LEI - RES
1976 LF 4 11.2 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
LEI - RES
1976 CF 1 1.0 2 0 0 1.000 18.000 0.995 -0.01
LEI - RES
1976 RF 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Concord - YL
CON - YL
1976 CF 6 48.1 8 0 0 1.000 1.490 0.778 -1.79
Concord - YL
CON - YL
1976 RF 5 40.0 17 0 1 0.944 3.825 1.295 3.20
Concord - YL
CON - YL
1975 3B 1 4.0 1 0 0 1.000 2.250 0.000 0.00
Concord - YL
CON - YL
1975 RF 73 639.1 121 8 2 0.985 1.816 1.046 3.56
Total 1B 2 3.1 4 0 0 0.05
Total 2B 17 124.2 28 25 1 -0.55
Total 3B 43 274.2 28 57 7 -2.72
Total SS 312 2705.0 361 781 39 -9.64
Total LF 52 408.1 94 2 4 -1.36
Total CF 12 62.1 12 0 0 -1.75
Total RF 111 880.0 185 11 4 7.16
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
MVP / Batter of the Year 1980 Leichhardt (RES)
Batter of the Month Feb 1976 Concord (YL)
Player of the Week Feb 11, 1980 Leichhardt (RES)
Oct 22, 1979 Leichhardt (RES)
Feb 9, 1976 Concord (YL)
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Leaderboard Appearances
Year Lg K Rank
1981 SBC 123 2
1982 SBC 112 6
1987 SBC 115 6
Year Lg IBB Rank
1984 SBC 14 1
Year Lg SH Rank
1985 SBC 12 4
1986 SBC 14 2