Justin Knighton
Retired
Justin Knighton
Birthdate:
Jan. 11, 1961 (41 y, 0 m, 4 d)
Born In:
Lowell, MA, USA
Nationality:
American
Position:
2B
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Height/Weight:
6'2"/202
Entry:
1979 Draft - Round: 16, Overall: 362, Team: Atlanta Pilots
Contract:
Free Agent
ML Service Time:
None
Current Status
MLB Service Time None
40-man Service Time None
Time as Pro None
Roster Status Unknown
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Low
Loyalty Low
Greed Normal
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic Low
Popularity
National Unknown
Local Unknown
Current Contract
Additional Info
No-Trade No

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 WAR
Atlanta - TBC
ATL - TBC
1989 28 58 136 125 38 5 0 4 20 22 10 26 9 2 0.304 0.360 0.800 0.3579 0.359 1.01
Atlanta - TBC
ATL - TBC
1988 27 56 131 123 26 2 2 2 9 13 6 43 4 1 0.211 0.254 0.563 0.3077 0.253 -1.16
Atlanta - TBC
ATL - TBC
1987 26 88 363 338 86 16 1 11 43 35 21 84 13 4 0.254 0.296 0.701 0.3049 0.312 0.84
Miami - TBC
MIA - TBC
1986 25 88 359 327 71 13 1 11 45 32 23 70 9 4 0.217 0.274 0.638 0.2400 0.287 0.57
Miami - TBC
MIA - TBC
1985 24 88 377 361 97 9 1 8 31 45 12 101 17 5 0.269 0.293 0.658 0.3504 0.295 0.31
Miami - TBC
MIA - TBC
1984 23 58 229 205 56 10 0 1 17 24 19 48 6 3 0.273 0.335 0.671 0.3481 0.303 0.12
Total - TBC
TBC
436 1595 1479 374 55 5 37 165 171 91 372 58 19 0.253 0.298 0.670 0.3117 0.300 1.70

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 WAR
Austin - ABA
AUS - ABA
1995 34 50 165 142 28 6 2 4 16 17 17 27 1 0 0.197 0.292 0.644 0.2162 0.301 -0.29
WAS - ABA
1993 32 13 27 27 4 0 0 2 2 3 0 13 0 1 0.148 0.148 0.519 0.1667 0.237 -0.24
Arizona - ABA
AZ - ABA
1991 30 89 335 292 62 14 0 8 42 36 33 59 11 1 0.212 0.289 0.632 0.2338 0.300 -0.37
Arizona - ABA
AZ - ABA
1990 29 131 565 501 115 26 6 20 88 63 52 105 22 4 0.230 0.303 0.728 0.2487 0.337 2.07
CHA - U27
1984 23 33 145 126 39 5 0 9 29 26 16 34 9 5 0.310 0.386 0.950 0.3529 0.423 1.61
SPR - U24
1983 22 81 322 291 83 8 3 9 27 40 27 61 14 6 0.285 0.345 0.771 0.3304 0.359 3.51
CHA - U27
1982 21 2 5 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 2 0 0 0.250 0.400 0.900 0.5000 0.420 0.07
SPR - U24
1982 21 70 163 142 33 5 0 7 18 13 19 41 4 4 0.232 0.321 0.737 0.2737 0.343 0.99
SPR - U24
1981 20 59 146 129 26 3 0 3 14 10 12 41 9 1 0.202 0.276 0.570 0.2644 0.275 0.33
Norfolk - U20
NFK - U20
1980 19 33 41 36 13 0 1 0 5 5 2 8 0 2 0.361 0.375 0.792 0.4333 0.356 0.35
Norfolk - U20
NFK - U20
1979 18 45 109 96 21 2 1 1 6 11 9 24 0 1 0.219 0.293 0.584 0.2817 0.272 0.33
None - None
None - None
1979 18 26 132 114 50 14 2 2 27 42 15 9 15 2 0.439 0.508 1.157 0.4660 0.517 2.00
Total - ??
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26 132 114 50 14 2 2 27 42 15 9 15 2 0.439 0.508 1.157 0.4660 0.517 2.00
Total - AA
AA
35 150 130 40 6 0 9 30 26 17 36 9 5 0.308 0.387 0.948 0.3563 0.422 1.68
Total - A
A
210 631 562 142 16 3 19 59 63 58 143 27 11 0.253 0.323 0.716 0.3030 0.335 4.83
Total - R
R
78 150 132 34 2 2 1 11 16 11 32 0 3 0.258 0.315 0.641 0.3267 0.295 0.69
Total - IND
IND
283 1092 962 209 46 8 34 148 119 102 204 34 6 0.217 0.293 0.681 0.2378 0.318 1.18

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Atlanta - TBC
ATL - TBC
1989 2B 27 221.0 50 70 1 0.992 4.887 0.943 -1.93
Atlanta - TBC
ATL - TBC
1989 3B 3 6.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Atlanta - TBC
ATL - TBC
1988 2B 22 119.1 31 37 2 0.971 5.129 0.884 -2.87
Atlanta - TBC
ATL - TBC
1988 3B 18 135.2 7 23 4 0.882 1.990 0.708 -6.76
Atlanta - TBC
ATL - TBC
1987 2B 88 767.2 197 218 5 0.988 4.865 0.938 -8.26
Miami - TBC
MIA - TBC
1986 2B 88 762.0 212 278 5 0.990 5.787 0.990 -1.48
Miami - TBC
MIA - TBC
1985 2B 88 766.2 187 230 7 0.984 4.895 0.953 -6.02
Miami - TBC
MIA - TBC
1984 2B 57 504.2 154 176 4 0.988 5.885 0.975 -2.35
Total 2B 370 3141.1 831 1009 24 -22.91
Total 3B 21 141.2 7 23 4 -6.76

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Austin - ABA
AUS - ABA
1995 2B 35 224.2 56 60 0 1.000 4.647 0.919 -2.91
Austin - ABA
AUS - ABA
1995 3B 9 76.0 4 19 2 0.920 2.724 0.880 -2.04
WAS - ABA
1993 2B 7 34.0 10 7 0 1.000 4.500 0.755 -1.17
WAS - ABA
1993 3B 4 33.0 1 9 0 1.000 2.727 1.030 0.18
WAS - ABA
1993 SS 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Arizona - ABA
AZ - ABA
1991 2B 9 70.2 14 19 0 1.000 4.203 0.944 -0.59
Arizona - ABA
AZ - ABA
1991 3B 69 585.0 44 134 7 0.962 2.739 0.912 -10.86
Arizona - ABA
AZ - ABA
1990 2B 17 163.0 53 52 0 1.000 5.798 1.004 0.13
Arizona - ABA
AZ - ABA
1990 3B 5 45.0 4 14 0 1.000 3.600 0.911 -1.06
CHA - U27
1984 2B 33 296.0 75 92 3 0.982 5.078 0.973 -1.40
SPR - U24
1983 2B 76 662.0 132 170 2 0.993 4.106 0.986 -1.79
SPR - U24
1983 SS 1 3.0 1 1 0 1.000 6.000 0.000 0.00
CHA - U27
1982 2B 1 9.0 1 4 0 1.000 5.000 1.017 0.05
SPR - U24
1982 2B 38 252.2 56 68 2 0.984 4.417 0.940 -3.02
SPR - U24
1981 2B 36 255.0 52 49 2 0.981 3.565 0.922 -3.49
SPR - U24
1981 SS 6 10.2 1 3 0 1.000 3.375 1.009 0.02
Norfolk - U20
NFK - U20
1980 2B 8 21.0 7 4 0 1.000 4.714 1.077 0.17
Norfolk - U20
NFK - U20
1980 SS 6 19.0 0 2 0 1.000 0.947 1.066 0.09
Norfolk - U20
NFK - U20
1979 C 11 97.0 99 2 4 0.962 9.371 1.299 -0.95
Norfolk - U20
NFK - U20
1979 2B 26 139.0 29 34 1 0.984 4.079 1.026 0.82
Norfolk - U20
NFK - U20
1979 SS 3 8.0 2 4 0 1.000 6.750 1.063 0.21
Total C 11 97.0 99 2 4 -0.95
Total 2B 286 2127.0 485 559 10 -13.21
Total 3B 87 739.0 53 176 9 -13.78
Total SS 17 41.2 4 10 0 0.33
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
All-Star 1990 Arizona (ABA)
Batter of the Month Jul 1990 Arizona (ABA)
Player of the Week Aug 6, 1984 Atlanta (TBC)
Hall of Fame Metrics
Metric Score
Black Ink2
Grey Ink8
Similar Players (2B)
Note: See Baseball Reference formula (primary position)
Leaderboard Appearances
Year Lg GS Rank
1985 TBC 88 1
1986 TBC 88 3
1987 TBC 88 1
Year Lg AB Rank
1985 TBC 361 3
1987 TBC 338 8
Year Lg Hits Rank
1985 TBC 97 10
Year Lg K Rank
1985 TBC 101 1
1987 TBC 84 5
Year Lg SF Rank
1986 TBC 4 8
Year Lg G Rank
1985 TBC 88 1
1986 TBC 88 4
1987 TBC 88 1