Jerry Cressler
Free Agent
Jerry Cressler
Birthdate:
Oct. 8, 1965 (31 y, 4 m, 6 d)
Born In:
South Hadley, MA, USA
Nationality:
American
Position:
RF
Bats/Throws:
S/R
Height/Weight:
6'2"/220
Entry:
1986 Draft - Round: 4, Overall: 77, Team: AC Kansas City
Contract:
Free Agent
ML Service Time:
8 years, 89 days
Current Status
MLB Service Time 8 years, 89 days
40-man Service Time 8 years, 0 days
Time as Pro 11 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Normal
Loyalty High
Greed Normal
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Insignficant
Local Insignficant
Current Contract
Free Agent
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 5 6 2 5 6
vs R 5 6 2 5 6
vs L 5 6 2 5 6
Potential 5 6 2 5 6
Fielding C IF OF
Range 4 5
Error 4 7
Arm 2 3 5
Turn DP 4
C Ability 2
Position
Second 3
Left Field 6
Center Field 3
Right Field 5
Run/Bunt
Speed 5
Stealing 6
Running 6
Sac Bunt 5
Bunt for Hit 2
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 2 3 2
vs R 2 3 2
vs L 2 3 2
Potential 2 3 2
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 2 2
Other Pitching
Velocity 80-83 mph
GB % 44%
Arm Slot Normal
Stamina 2
Hold 2
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
1997-01-07
Eye Potential increased from 4 to 5
Eye increased from 4 to 5
Eye vs R increased from 4 to 5
Eye vs L increased from 4 to 5
Movement Potential increased from 2 to 3
Movement increased from 2 to 3
Movement vs R increased from 2 to 3
Movement vs L increased from 2 to 3
1996-11-28
Weight decreased from 221 to 220
1996-11-07
Eye Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Eye decreased from 5 to 4
Eye vs R decreased from 5 to 4
Eye vs L decreased from 5 to 4
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
1996-07-04
Power Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Power decreased from 3 to 2
Power vs R decreased from 3 to 2
Power vs L decreased from 3 to 2
Avoid Ks increased from 5 to 6
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 5 to 6
Movement Potential increased from 2 to 3
Movement increased from 2 to 3
Movement vs R increased from 2 to 3
Movement vs L increased from 2 to 3
1996-05-29
Avoid Ks decreased from 6 to 5
Avoid Ks vs R decreased from 6 to 5
1995-12-30
Eye Potential increased from 4 to 5
Eye increased from 4 to 5
Eye vs R increased from 4 to 5
Eye vs L increased from 4 to 5
Position changed from LF to RF
1995-10-18
2B defense increased from 2 to 3
1995-08-03
Turn Double Play decreased from 5 to 4
Position changed from RF to LF
1995-01-07
Position changed from LF to RF
Weight increased from 220 to 221
1994-07-09
Contact Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Contact decreased from 6 to 5
Contact vs R decreased from 6 to 5
Contact vs L decreased from 6 to 5
Gap vs L decreased from 7 to 6
RF defense increased from 4 to 5
Position changed from CF to LF
1993-09-07
Gap Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Gap decreased from 7 to 6
Gap vs R decreased from 7 to 6
Sac Bunt decreased from 6 to 5
CF defense decreased from 4 to 3
RF defense increased from 3 to 4
GB% decreased from 46% to 44%
Weight increased from 218 to 220
1992-12-06
Fastball Pot decreased from 3 to 2
Position changed from LF to CF
Weight increased from 217 to 218
1992-01-27
Infield Range decreased from 5 to 4
Outfield Error increased from 6 to 7
CF defense increased from 3 to 4
Weight increased from 215 to 217
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Insignficant
National Popularity increased from Unknown to Insignficant
1991-08-08
Outfield Range decreased from 6 to 5
CF defense decreased from 4 to 3
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
Weight increased from 213 to 215
1991-01-07
Weight increased from 212 to 213
1990-07-04
Fastball Pot increased from 2 to 3
1990-01-07
Weight increased from 211 to 212
1989-11-07
Contact Potential increased from 5 to 6
Contact increased from 5 to 6
Contact vs R increased from 5 to 6
Contact vs L increased from 5 to 6
Avoid Ks Potential increased from 5 to 6
Avoid Ks increased from 4 to 6
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 4 to 6
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 4 to 6
Bunt for Hit decreased from 3 to 2
2B defense increased from 0 to 2
Movement Potential increased from 2 to 3
Movement increased from 2 to 3
Movement vs R increased from 2 to 3
Movement vs L increased from 2 to 3
Control Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Weight increased from 209 to 211
Local Popularity decreased from Insignficant to Unknown
1989-07-09
Contact Potential decreased from 6 to 5
LF defense increased from 4 to 6
Movement Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Position changed from CF to LF
Weight increased from 206 to 209
1989-01-07
Gap increased from 6 to 7
Gap vs R increased from 6 to 7
Gap vs L increased from 6 to 7
Eye increased from 3 to 4
Eye vs R increased from 3 to 4
Eye vs L increased from 3 to 4
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
Speed decreased from 6 to 5
Baserunning increased from 5 to 6
Control Potential increased from 2 to 3
Position changed from LF to CF
Weight increased from 204 to 206
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Insignficant

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
SPR - TBC
1996 30 26 56 51 15 3 0 1 3 5 5 7 0 0 0.294 0.357 0.769 0.3256 0.339 0.13
SPR - TBC
1995 29 66 229 215 61 14 2 0 19 18 11 35 1 1 0.284 0.323 0.691 0.3370 0.306 0.35
Portland - TBC
POR - TBC
1994 28 16 66 62 20 3 1 0 2 10 4 10 1 0 0.323 0.364 0.767 0.3846 0.340 0.29
Ann Arbor - TBC
AA - TBC
1993 27 35 104 95 27 10 0 0 8 9 6 16 2 0 0.284 0.346 0.736 0.3418 0.325 0.63
El Paso - TBC
EP - TBC
1992 26 33 128 120 30 9 1 0 12 10 6 22 0 2 0.250 0.289 0.631 0.3030 0.277 -0.11
El Paso - TBC
EP - TBC
1991 25 50 85 79 20 1 1 0 6 8 5 14 3 0 0.253 0.306 0.597 0.3077 0.267 0.07
Oil City - TBC
OC - TBC
1990 24 51 116 106 28 12 1 1 17 13 8 13 1 2 0.264 0.322 0.746 0.2935 0.327 0.54
Oil City - TBC
OC - TBC
1989 23 59 129 119 28 7 0 0 10 12 8 26 3 0 0.235 0.295 0.589 0.3011 0.267 0.19
Total - TBC
TBC
336 913 847 229 59 6 2 77 85 53 143 11 5 0.270 0.320 0.682 0.3224 0.302 2.08

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
Spokane - AAA
SPO - AAA
1994 28 21 52 46 14 6 0 0 7 5 5 2 1 0 0.304 0.385 0.819 0.3182 0.359 0.13
Allentown - ABA
ALL - ABA
1994 28 49 196 180 58 12 0 1 28 16 13 22 3 3 0.322 0.378 0.783 0.3631 0.366 0.74
Calgary - ABA
CAL - ABA
1989 23 61 250 224 67 10 0 1 22 21 15 35 9 5 0.299 0.362 0.719 0.3511 0.342 0.03
Columbus - ADL
COL - ADL
1988 22 13 48 42 10 1 1 0 4 1 5 8 0 0 0.238 0.313 0.622 0.2857 0.300 -0.20
Calgary - ABA
CAL - ABA
1988 22 58 242 217 71 16 4 0 22 27 18 33 9 4 0.327 0.388 0.826 0.3817 0.385 0.74
OKC - U24
1987 21 9 18 16 6 0 1 0 1 3 1 2 0 0 0.375 0.444 0.944 0.4286 0.434 0.26
Wisconsin - U22
WIS - U22
1987 21 63 94 79 24 4 1 0 2 4 13 11 2 2 0.304 0.409 0.788 0.3529 0.354 0.22
OKC - U24
1986 20 11 38 34 6 0 1 0 3 1 1 11 0 0 0.177 0.222 0.458 0.2609 0.217 -0.29
Wisconsin - U22
WIS - U22
1986 20 21 44 41 14 1 0 0 5 8 2 6 3 2 0.342 0.364 0.730 0.3889 0.334 0.09
None - None
None - None
1986 20 58 290 263 81 12 6 1 51 50 18 21 40 10 0.308 0.355 0.766 0.3279 0.346 0.47
Total -
58 290 263 81 12 6 1 51 50 18 21 40 10 0.308 0.355 0.766 0.3279 0.346 0.47
Total - AAA
AAA
21 52 46 14 6 0 0 7 5 5 2 1 0 0.304 0.385 0.819 0.3182 0.359 0.13
Total - AA
AA
13 48 42 10 1 1 0 4 1 5 8 0 0 0.238 0.313 0.622 0.2857 0.300 -0.20
Total - A
A
20 56 50 12 0 2 0 4 4 2 13 0 0 0.240 0.296 0.616 0.3243 0.290 -0.04
Total - S A
S A
84 138 120 38 5 1 0 7 12 15 17 5 4 0.317 0.394 0.769 0.3654 0.347 0.31
Total - IND
IND
168 688 621 196 38 4 2 72 64 46 90 21 12 0.316 0.376 0.775 0.3653 0.364 1.51

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
SPR - TBC
1996 LF 2 10.1 1 0 0 1.000 0.871 0.995 -0.21
SPR - TBC
1996 CF 8 56.0 19 1 1 0.952 3.214 0.844 -1.69
SPR - TBC
1996 RF 8 40.0 8 0 0 1.000 1.800 1.002 0.10
SPR - TBC
1995 LF 12 101.2 22 1 0 1.000 2.036 1.005 0.09
SPR - TBC
1995 CF 9 81.0 14 0 1 0.933 1.556 0.969 -0.38
SPR - TBC
1995 RF 35 261.2 63 3 1 0.985 2.270 1.007 0.29
Portland - TBC
POR - TBC
1994 LF 1 6.2 1 0 0 1.000 1.350 1.053 0.04
Portland - TBC
POR - TBC
1994 CF 1 9.0 1 0 0 1.000 1.000 0.548 -0.71
Portland - TBC
POR - TBC
1994 RF 13 110.1 22 1 0 1.000 1.876 1.010 0.14
Ann Arbor - TBC
AA - TBC
1993 2B 4 8.0 3 1 0 1.000 4.500 1.009 0.00
Ann Arbor - TBC
AA - TBC
1993 LF 19 165.0 31 2 1 0.971 1.800 1.013 0.31
Ann Arbor - TBC
AA - TBC
1993 RF 3 17.0 2 0 0 1.000 1.059 2.053 0.87
El Paso - TBC
EP - TBC
1992 2B 1 8.0 1 1 0 1.000 2.250 1.004 0.00
El Paso - TBC
EP - TBC
1992 LF 28 229.1 53 2 1 0.982 2.158 1.002 0.04
El Paso - TBC
EP - TBC
1992 RF 1 9.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
El Paso - TBC
EP - TBC
1991 2B 3 5.1 2 0 0 1.000 3.375 1.013 0.01
El Paso - TBC
EP - TBC
1991 LF 11 96.1 22 0 0 1.000 2.055 1.001 0.01
El Paso - TBC
EP - TBC
1991 CF 1 2.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Oil City - TBC
OC - TBC
1990 2B 7 19.1 5 4 0 1.000 4.190 0.748 -0.54
Oil City - TBC
OC - TBC
1990 LF 21 195.2 35 1 0 1.000 1.656 1.043 1.10
Oil City - TBC
OC - TBC
1990 RF 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Oil City - TBC
OC - TBC
1989 LF 40 245.2 46 2 1 0.980 1.759 1.039 1.48
Oil City - TBC
OC - TBC
1989 CF 5 17.2 2 0 0 1.000 1.019 1.041 0.07
Oil City - TBC
OC - TBC
1989 RF 1 2.0 1 0 0 1.000 4.500 1.063 0.05
Total 2B 15 40.2 11 6 0 -0.53
Total LF 134 1050.2 211 8 3 2.87
Total CF 24 165.2 36 1 2 -2.72
Total RF 62 441.0 96 4 1 1.46

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Spokane - AAA
SPO - AAA
1994 2B 1 5.0 3 2 0 1.000 9.000 0.686 -0.51
Spokane - AAA
SPO - AAA
1994 LF 5 41.1 12 0 1 0.923 2.613 0.850 -1.84
Spokane - AAA
SPO - AAA
1994 CF 1 3.2 1 0 0 1.000 2.455 1.056 0.05
Spokane - AAA
SPO - AAA
1994 RF 4 28.2 5 1 0 1.000 1.884 1.410 1.03
Allentown - ABA
ALL - ABA
1994 2B 1 0.2 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.009 -0.58
Allentown - ABA
ALL - ABA
1994 LF 28 220.0 53 2 1 0.982 2.250 1.022 0.96
Allentown - ABA
ALL - ABA
1994 CF 5 42.2 5 0 0 1.000 1.055 0.868 -0.71
Allentown - ABA
ALL - ABA
1994 RF 16 133.2 21 1 0 1.000 1.481 0.853 -3.25
Calgary - ABA
CAL - ABA
1989 LF 1 2.0 1 0 0 1.000 4.500 0.000 0.00
Calgary - ABA
CAL - ABA
1989 CF 59 439.2 111 9 1 0.992 2.456 0.904 -11.46
Calgary - ABA
CAL - ABA
1989 RF 3 7.0 2 0 0 1.000 2.571 1.043 0.08
Columbus - ADL
COL - ADL
1988 CF 11 83.0 24 2 1 0.963 2.819 0.906 -2.65
Calgary - ABA
CAL - ABA
1988 LF 2 6.0 1 0 0 1.000 1.500 1.027 0.03
Calgary - ABA
CAL - ABA
1988 CF 35 266.0 51 5 0 1.000 1.895 0.796 -12.69
Calgary - ABA
CAL - ABA
1988 RF 1 5.0 1 0 0 1.000 1.800 1.046 0.04
OKC - U24
1987 LF 3 17.1 7 0 0 1.000 3.635 1.025 0.16
OKC - U24
1987 CF 2 10.0 3 0 0 1.000 2.700 1.007 0.02
Wisconsin - U22
WIS - U22
1987 LF 8 54.1 12 2 0 1.000 2.319 0.900 -1.21
Wisconsin - U22
WIS - U22
1987 CF 20 57.0 15 0 1 0.938 2.368 0.953 -0.67
OKC - U24
1986 LF 3 26.0 2 0 0 1.000 0.692 0.688 -0.81
OKC - U24
1986 CF 7 45.1 12 0 0 1.000 2.382 0.993 -0.07
OKC - U24
1986 RF 1 9.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Wisconsin - U22
WIS - U22
1986 LF 5 15.2 1 0 0 1.000 0.575 1.027 0.02
Wisconsin - U22
WIS - U22
1986 CF 9 60.0 14 2 0 1.000 2.400 0.890 -1.52
Total 2B 2 5.2 3 2 0 -1.09
Total LF 55 382.2 89 4 2 -2.68
Total CF 149 1007.1 236 18 3 -29.70
Total RF 25 183.1 29 2 0 -2.09
Award Year / Date Team
League Champ 1989 Ann Arbor (TBC)
Rookie of the Month Sep 1988 Calgary (ABA)