Jim Banks
South Sydney Rabbitohs (ML)
Jim Banks
Birthdate:
May 6, 1954 (33 y, 3 m, 15 d)
Position:
RF
Bats/Throws:
L/L
Height/Weight:
6'2"/239
Entry:
Unknown
Contract:
$125k / 1 year
ML Service Time:
5 years, 84 days

No statistics this season

Current Status
MLB Service Time 5 years, 84 days
40-man Service Time None
Time as Pro 6 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Normal
Loyalty Normal
Greed Normal
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Extremely Popular
Local Extremely Popular
Current Contract
1987 $125k ($125k left)
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 6 7 7 6 7
vs R 6 8 7 6 7
vs L 5 6 6 5 7
Potential 7 7 7 7 7
Fielding C IF OF
Range 1 4
Error 2 5
Arm 1 5 7
Turn DP 1
C Ability 1
Position
Left Field 5
Right Field 4
Run/Bunt
Speed 1
Stealing 5
Running 9
Sac Bunt 2
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 % 44%
Arm Slot Sidearm
Stamina 1
Hold 1
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
1987-08-15
Weight increased from 238 to 239
1987-07-17
Weight increased from 236 to 238
1987-04-25
Weight increased from 235 to 236
1987-04-11
Weight increased from 234 to 235
1987-03-20
RF defense decreased from 5 to 4
Weight increased from 233 to 234
1987-03-08
Power vs R decreased from 8 to 7
Weight increased from 232 to 233
1986-11-09
Weight increased from 231 to 232
1986-10-19
Weight increased from 230 to 231
1986-10-05
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 6 to 7
Weight decreased from 231 to 230
1986-08-28
Weight decreased from 232 to 231
1986-08-04
Weight increased from 231 to 232
1986-04-14
Weight increased from 230 to 231
1986-01-05
Gap Potential decreased from 8 to 7
Gap decreased from 8 to 7
Gap vs L decreased from 7 to 6
Infield Arm decreased from 6 to 5
Weight decreased from 231 to 230
1985-09-29
Weight decreased from 232 to 231
1985-08-04
Weight increased from 231 to 232
1985-02-17
Weight increased from 230 to 231
1985-01-13
Weight decreased from 231 to 230
1985-01-06
Contact vs R decreased from 7 to 6
Gap vs L increased from 6 to 7
Power Potential decreased from 8 to 7
Power decreased from 8 to 7
1984-12-30
Position changed from LF to RF
Weight increased from 230 to 231
1984-10-21
Baserunning increased from 8 to 9
1984-09-16
Weight increased from 229 to 230
1984-09-04
Gap Potential increased from 7 to 8
Gap increased from 7 to 8
1984-08-16
Position changed from RF to LF
1984-07-17
Power Potential increased from 7 to 8
Power increased from 7 to 8
Avoid Ks vs L decreased from 7 to 6
1984-04-02
Power Potential decreased from 8 to 7
Power decreased from 8 to 7
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 6 to 7
1984-03-10
Weight increased from 228 to 229
1984-02-26
Weight increased from 227 to 228
1984-01-01
Contact vs R increased from 6 to 7
Gap vs R increased from 7 to 8
Power Potential increased from 7 to 8
Power increased from 7 to 8
1983-12-18
Weight decreased from 228 to 227
1983-11-06
Weight decreased from 229 to 228
1983-10-09
Weight decreased from 230 to 229
1983-10-02
Weight increased from 229 to 230
1983-09-06
Contact decreased from 7 to 6
Contact vs R decreased from 7 to 6
Contact vs L decreased from 6 to 5
Gap Potential decreased from 8 to 7
Gap vs R decreased from 8 to 7
Avoid Ks vs L decreased from 7 to 6
Outfield Range decreased from 5 to 4
1983-08-21
Speed decreased from 2 to 1
1983-08-09
Weight decreased from 230 to 229
1983-07-29
Speed increased from 1 to 2
1983-07-17
Speed decreased from 2 to 1
CF defense decreased from 1 to 0
Weight increased from 227 to 230
1983-04-09
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 6 to 7
1983-04-09
Contact vs L 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
National Popularity increased from Very Popular to Extremely Popular
1983-02-06
Weight increased from 226 to 227
1983-01-16
Weight increased from 225 to 226
1983-01-02
Contact vs L decreased from 6 to 5
Avoid Ks vs L decreased from 7 to 6
1982-12-12
Baserunning decreased from 9 to 8
1982-11-14
Weight increased from 224 to 225
1982-10-31
Baserunning increased from 8 to 9
1982-10-17
Weight decreased from 225 to 224
1982-10-10
Weight increased from 224 to 225
1982-10-03
Weight increased from 223 to 224
1982-09-07
Gap decreased from 8 to 7
Gap vs L decreased from 7 to 6
Eye Potential increased from 6 to 7
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 6 to 7
1982-08-28
Weight increased from 222 to 223
1982-08-22
Speed decreased from 3 to 2
Weight increased from 221 to 222
1982-08-04
Baserunning decreased from 9 to 8
1982-04-01
Infield Range decreased from 2 to 1
Outfield Arm increased from 6 to 7
Weight increased from 218 to 221
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Extremely Popular
National Popularity increased from Unknown to Very Popular
1982-01-03
Gap vs L increased from 6 to 7
Outfield Arm decreased from 7 to 6
Weight increased from 216 to 218

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
STH - SBC
1986 32 126 509 453 148 28 1 27 81 73 53 50 0 1 0.327 0.399 0.971 0.3210 0.414 167 5.20
STH - SBC
1985 31 126 566 493 150 25 2 31 98 81 66 65 2 0 0.304 0.387 0.939 0.2968 0.402 157 5.31
STH - SBC
1984 30 124 525 466 141 29 1 26 82 62 54 82 0 0 0.303 0.375 0.912 0.3186 0.389 154 4.50
STH - SBC
1983 29 106 412 358 111 15 2 33 90 67 48 64 1 0 0.310 0.391 1.030 0.2943 0.438 190 4.90
STH - SBC
1982 28 119 507 450 135 27 1 33 94 66 49 66 2 0 0.300 0.377 0.961 0.2898 0.410 163 4.40
STH - SBC
1981 27 124 518 452 159 29 0 32 91 85 60 51 0 2 0.352 0.429 1.057 0.3414 0.449 185 6.62
Total - SBC
SBC
725 3037 2672 844 153 7 182 536 434 330 378 5 3 0.316 0.393 0.976 0.3111 0.416 169 30.93

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
STH - SBC
1986 LF 33 254.0 57 2 0 1.000 2.091 1.004 2.58
STH - SBC
1986 RF 92 724.0 145 7 5 0.968 1.890 0.975 -3.14
STH - SBC
1985 LF 44 368.0 89 3 2 0.979 2.250 0.965 0.14
STH - SBC
1985 RF 86 744.2 189 5 6 0.970 2.345 0.974 -1.40
STH - SBC
1984 LF 122 1042.1 221 8 8 0.966 1.977 0.949 -2.06
STH - SBC
1983 LF 2 12.1 2 0 0 1.000 1.460 0.977 0.06
STH - SBC
1983 RF 96 790.2 169 7 4 0.978 2.003 0.961 -5.04
STH - SBC
1982 LF 1 3.1 2 0 0 1.000 5.400 1.023 0.04
STH - SBC
1982 CF 2 4.0 1 0 0 1.000 2.250 0.514 -0.75
STH - SBC
1982 RF 117 1001.0 195 16 4 0.981 1.897 0.973 -4.61
STH - SBC
1981 LF 1 3.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
STH - SBC
1981 RF 118 1037.2 209 17 8 0.966 1.960 1.025 3.52
Total LF 203 1683.0 371 13 10 0.74
Total CF 2 4.0 1 0 0 -0.75
Total RF 509 4298.0 907 52 27 -10.67
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
MVP / Batter of the Year 1982 South Sydney (SBC)
Rookie of the Year 1982 South Sydney (SBC)
All-Star 1986 South Sydney (SBC)
1985 South Sydney (SBC)
1984 South Sydney (SBC)
1983 South Sydney (SBC)
1982 South Sydney (SBC)
1981 South Sydney (SBC)
League Champ 1985 South Sydney (SBC)
1983 South Sydney (SBC)
Silver Slugger 1984 - RF South Sydney (SBC)
1983 - RF South Sydney (SBC)
1982 - RF South Sydney (SBC)
Championship Series MVP 1985 South Sydney (SBC)
1983 South Sydney (SBC)
Batter of the Month Dec 1986 South Sydney (SBC)
Dec 1984 South Sydney (SBC)
Nov 1981 South Sydney (SBC)
Rookie of the Month Mar 1982 South Sydney (SBC)
Feb 1982 South Sydney (SBC)
Jan 1982 South Sydney (SBC)
Dec 1981 South Sydney (SBC)
Nov 1981 South Sydney (SBC)
Player of the Week Feb 16, 1987 South Sydney (SBC)
Jan 20, 1986 South Sydney (SBC)
Nov 19, 1984 South Sydney (SBC)
Nov 12, 1984 South Sydney (SBC)
Nov 7, 1983 South Sydney (SBC)
Nov 8, 1982 South Sydney (SBC)
Oct 25, 1982 South Sydney (SBC)
Oct 19, 1981 South Sydney (SBC)
Hall of Fame Metrics
Metric Score
Black Ink9
Grey Ink99
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Note: See Baseball Reference formula (primary position)
Leaderboard Appearances
Year Lg GS Rank
1985 SBC 126 1
Year Lg PA Rank
1985 SBC 566 10
Year Lg Hits Rank
1981 SBC 159 4
1985 SBC 150 8
1986 SBC 148 9
Year Lg TB Rank
1981 SBC 284 1
1982 SBC 263 1
1984 SBC 250 9
1985 SBC 272 4
1986 SBC 259 8
Year Lg 2B Rank
1981 SBC 29 7
1982 SBC 27 6
1984 SBC 29 8
1986 SBC 28 10
Year Lg HR Rank
1981 SBC 32 5
1982 SBC 33 2
1983 SBC 33 4
1985 SBC 31 7
Year Lg RBI Rank
1981 SBC 91 3
1982 SBC 94 1
1983 SBC 90 3
1984 SBC 82 8
1985 SBC 98 3
1986 SBC 81 7
Year Lg R Rank
1981 SBC 85 6
1982 SBC 66 10
Year Lg BB Rank
1981 SBC 60 9
1985 SBC 66 10
Year Lg IBB Rank
1981 SBC 10 9
1982 SBC 10 9
Year Lg XBH Rank
1981 SBC 61 2
1982 SBC 61 1
1984 SBC 56 9
1985 SBC 58 10
1986 SBC 56 9
Year Lg Avg Rank
1981 SBC 0.352 4
1984 SBC 0.303 9
1986 SBC 0.327 5
Year Lg OBP Rank
1981 SBC 0.429 3
1982 SBC 0.377 8
1983 SBC 0.391 7
1984 SBC 0.375 9
1986 SBC 0.399 6
Year Lg SLG Rank
1981 SBC 0.628 1
1982 SBC 0.584 3
1983 SBC 0.640 3
1984 SBC 0.537 9
1985 SBC 0.552 8
1986 SBC 0.572 5
Year Lg ISO Rank
1981 SBC 0.277 5
1982 SBC 0.284 2
1983 SBC 0.330 3
Year Lg OPS Rank
1981 SBC 1.057 1
1982 SBC 0.961 4
1983 SBC 1.030 4
1984 SBC 0.912 9
1985 SBC 0.939 9
1986 SBC 0.971 5
Year Lg G Rank
1985 SBC 126 1
1986 SBC 126 1
Year Lg WAR Rank
1981 SBC 6.6 3
1982 SBC 4.4 8
1985 SBC 5.3 8
1986 SBC 5.2 7