Jack Fitzgerald
Magic Valley Cowboys (AAA)
Jack Fitzgerald
Nickname:
Jaws
Birthdate:
Oct. 14, 1970 (28 y, 8 m, 10 d)
Born In:
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Nationality:
American
Position:
P
Bats/Throws:
L/L
Height/Weight:
6'0"/188
Entry:
1989 Draft - Round: 2, Overall: 42, Team: Virginia Mariners
Contract:
$2k / 1 year
ML Service Time:
2 years, 31 days

1999 Season Pitching Summary

Team G GS IP W-L SV SD MD BB K ERA FIP FIP- xFIP WAR
MV - ARL
10 10 62.1 3-4 0 0 0 29 57 3.321 3.515 96 3.603 0.97
Edmonton - ABA
EDM - ABA
5 4 27.1 3-0 0 0 0 14 27 1.646 2.391 68 3.425 0.81
Current Status
MLB Service Time 2 years, 31 days
40-man Service Time 2 years, 93 days
Time as Pro 10 years
Roster Status 40-man roster
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Low
Loyalty Low
Greed High
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic Low
Popularity
National Unknown
Local Unknown
Current Contract
1999 $2k ($1.5k left)
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 3 3 3 3 2
vs R 3 3 3 3 2
vs L 3 3 3 2 2
Potential 3 3 3 3 2
Fielding C IF OF
Range 4 6
Error 3 3
Arm 2 4 4
Turn DP 2
C Ability 2
Position
Pitcher 5
Run/Bunt
Speed 2
Stealing 2
Running 3
Sac Bunt 8
Bunt for Hit 2
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 6 4 3
vs R 6 4 3
vs L 6 4 3
Potential 6 4 3
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Cutter 7 7
Curveball 6 6
Changeup 2 2
Forkball 6 6
Other Pitching
Velocity 93-95 mph
GB % 56%
Arm Slot Normal
Stamina 4
Hold 6
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
1999-05-29
Weight increased from 187 to 188
1999-04-29
Movement vs L decreased from 5 to 4
GB% decreased from 58% to 56%
Weight increased from 186 to 187
1999-01-07
Movement Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Movement decreased from 5 to 4
GB% decreased from 61% to 58%
1998-12-22
Weight decreased from 187 to 186
1998-12-14
Weight decreased from 188 to 187
1998-09-29
Eye increased from 2 to 3
Eye vs R increased from 2 to 3
GB% decreased from 62% to 61%
1998-08-03
Position changed from RP to SP
Role changed from RP to SP
1998-06-24
Weight increased from 187 to 188
1998-05-29
Weight decreased from 188 to 187
1998-01-07
Stuff increased from 5 to 6
Stuff vs R increased from 5 to 6
Stuff vs L increased from 5 to 6
Cutter increased from 6 to 7
1997-12-06
Position changed from SP to RP
Role changed from SP to RP
Weight decreased from 189 to 188
1997-11-28
Position changed from RP to SP
Role changed from RP to SP
1997-11-06
Local Popularity decreased from Insignficant to Unknown
1997-10-18
Weight decreased from 190 to 189
1997-09-19
Weight decreased from 191 to 190
1997-08-18
Position changed from SP to RP
Role changed from SP to RP
1997-07-14
Weight increased from 190 to 191
1997-06-18
Weight increased from 189 to 190
1997-01-07
Movement increased from 4 to 5
GB% increased from 60% to 62%
1996-11-28
Weight decreased from 190 to 189
1996-11-07
Weight increased from 189 to 190
1996-10-09
Outfield Range decreased from 7 to 6
Movement decreased from 5 to 4
Control Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Control decreased from 4 to 3
Control vs L decreased from 4 to 3
GB% decreased from 62% to 60%
1996-09-02
Weight decreased from 190 to 189
1996-08-13
Weight increased from 189 to 190
1996-08-03
Position changed from RP to SP
Role changed from RP to SP
Weight increased from 188 to 189
1996-07-04
Contact Potential increased from 2 to 3
Contact increased from 2 to 3
Contact vs R increased from 2 to 3
Contact vs L increased from 2 to 3
Gap Potential increased from 2 to 3
Gap increased from 2 to 3
Gap vs R increased from 2 to 3
Gap vs L increased from 2 to 3
Eye vs R decreased from 3 to 2
Outfield Range increased from 6 to 7
Stuff Potential increased from 5 to 6
Stuff increased from 4 to 5
Stuff vs R increased from 4 to 5
Stuff vs L increased from 4 to 5
Movement vs R decreased from 5 to 4
Control Potential increased from 3 to 4
Control increased from 3 to 4
GB% decreased from 64% to 62%
Position changed from SP to RP
Role changed from SP to RP
Weight increased from 187 to 188
1996-05-29
Eye decreased from 3 to 2
Eye vs L decreased from 3 to 2
Control Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Control decreased from 4 to 3
Control vs R decreased from 4 to 3
Stamina decreased from 6 to 4
Weight increased from 185 to 187
1995-12-30
Outfield Range decreased from 7 to 6
Movement increased from 4 to 5
Movement vs R increased from 4 to 5
Movement vs L increased from 4 to 5
Curveball increased from 5 to 6
Changeup Pot decreased from 3 to 2
Weight decreased from 188 to 185
1995-10-18
Weight increased from 187 to 188
1995-08-03
Gap vs R decreased from 3 to 2
Eye vs L increased from 2 to 3
Movement decreased from 5 to 4
Movement vs L decreased from 5 to 4
Weight increased from 185 to 187
1995-01-07
Gap vs R increased from 2 to 3
Movement increased from 4 to 5
Movement vs L increased from 4 to 5
Control Potential decreased from 5 to 4
GB% increased from 62% to 64%
Changeup Pot increased from 2 to 3
Weight increased from 184 to 185
1994-07-09
Contact Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Contact vs R decreased from 3 to 2
Power Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Baserunning increased from 2 to 3
Control Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Control increased from 3 to 4
Control vs R increased from 3 to 4
GB% increased from 58% to 62%
Curveball Pot decreased from 7 to 6
Changeup Pot decreased from 4 to 2
Forkball increased from 5 to 6
Weight increased from 183 to 184
1993-09-07
Contact Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Gap vs R decreased from 3 to 2
Stuff Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Stuff increased from 3 to 4
Stuff vs R increased from 3 to 4
Stuff vs L increased from 3 to 4
Control vs L increased from 3 to 4
GB% increased from 56% to 58%
Curveball increased from 4 to 5
1992-12-06
Eye vs L decreased from 3 to 2
P defense decreased from 6 to 5
Weight increased from 179 to 183
Local Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
1992-01-27
Contact Potential increased from 3 to 4
Contact vs R increased from 2 to 3
Gap Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Gap decreased from 3 to 2
Eye vs L increased from 2 to 3
Velocity increased from 92-94 mph to 93-95 mph
GB% increased from 53% to 56%
Cutter increased from 5 to 6
Local Popularity increased from Insignficant to Fair
1991-08-08
Contact Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Gap Potential increased from 2 to 3
Gap increased from 2 to 3
Gap vs R increased from 2 to 3
Power Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Eye Potential increased from 2 to 3
Eye increased from 2 to 3
Eye vs R increased from 2 to 3
P defense increased from 5 to 6
Stuff increased from 2 to 3
Stuff vs R increased from 2 to 3
Stuff vs L increased from 2 to 3
Velocity increased from 91-93 mph to 92-94 mph
GB% decreased from 56% to 53%
Changeup Pot decreased from 5 to 4
Forkball increased from 4 to 5
Weight increased from 177 to 179
1991-01-07
Local Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
1990-10-21
Eye vs R decreased from 3 to 2
1990-07-04
Contact Potential increased from 3 to 4
Power Potential increased from 4 to 5
Eye vs R increased from 2 to 3
Turn Double Play decreased from 3 to 2
Stuff decreased from 3 to 2
Stuff vs R decreased from 3 to 2
Stuff vs L decreased from 3 to 2
Movement Potential increased from 4 to 5
Hold increased from 5 to 6
Changeup Pot increased from 3 to 5
Weight increased from 175 to 177
1990-01-07
Turn Double Play increased from 2 to 3
Stuff Potential increased from 5 to 6
Stuff increased from 2 to 3
Stuff vs R increased from 2 to 3
Stuff vs L increased from 2 to 3
Movement Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Velocity increased from 90-92 mph to 91-93 mph
GB% decreased from 57% to 56%
1989-11-07
Stuff Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Movement vs R increased from 3 to 4
Control Potential increased from 5 to 6
Weight decreased from 176 to 175
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Fair
1989-07-09
Power Potential increased from 3 to 4
Bunt for Hit decreased from 3 to 2
Outfield Arm increased from 3 to 4
Movement vs R decreased from 4 to 3
Control Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Cutter increased from 4 to 5

Career Major League Stats

Team Year Age GS G IP W-L SV K BB K% BB% HR% LOB% GB% BABIP ERA FIP FIP- xFIP E-F WAR
Virginia - TBC
VA - TBC
1994 23 8 8 52.0 3-3 0 36 24 15.00% 10.00% 0.83% 69.74% 57.55% 0.384 4.327 3.659 97 4.443 0.67 0.77
Total - TBC
TBC
8 8 52.0 3-3 0 36 24 15.00% 10.00% 0.83% 69.74% 57.55% 0.384 4.327 3.659 97 4.443 0.67 0.77

Career Minor League Stats

Team Year Age GS G IP W-L SV K BB K% BB% HR% LOB% GB% BABIP ERA FIP FIP- xFIP E-F WAR
MV - ARL
1999 28 10 10 62.1 3-4 0 57 29 22.35% 11.37% 1.96% 76.00% 44.25% 0.279 3.321 3.515 96 3.603 -0.19 0.97
Edmonton - ABA
EDM - ABA
1999 28 4 5 27.1 3-0 0 27 14 24.55% 12.73% 0.00% 81.25% 50.00% 0.239 1.646 2.391 68 3.425 -0.74 0.81
MIN - AAA
1998 27 0 2 1.2 0-0 1 2 4 18.18% 36.36% 0.00% 16.67% 33.33% 0.400 27.000 7.399 206 8.992 19.60 -0.07
MV - ARL
1998 27 2 2 8.2 0-2 0 4 12 8.70% 26.09% 2.17% 75.22% 50.00% 0.357 6.231 7.773 206 7.315 -1.54 -0.28
Edmonton - ABA
EDM - ABA
1998 27 3 3 16.0 2-1 0 12 14 17.14% 20.00% 0.00% 62.50% 62.50% 0.227 5.063 3.721 104 4.583 1.34 0.18
Hartford - U27
HAR - U27
1997 26 10 24 70.0 4-2 3 75 26 26.69% 9.25% 1.42% 74.61% 65.32% 0.278 3.214 2.608 73 2.597 0.61 1.79
Hazleton - ABA
HAZ - ABA
1996 25 11 11 69.1 2-3 0 55 33 18.39% 11.04% 2.01% 71.74% 51.41% 0.282 4.284 3.736 106 3.706 0.55 0.77
CHA - AAA
1995 24 3 3 21.0 1-1 0 22 7 25.58% 8.14% 1.16% 84.07% 52.50% 0.273 2.143 2.432 63 3.050 -0.29 0.74
CHA - AAA
1994 23 10 10 60.0 4-4 0 45 21 18.07% 8.43% 1.61% 73.64% 60.00% 0.318 3.900 3.346 88 3.571 0.55 1.23
BS - ARL
1994 23 3 3 20.0 1-1 0 15 10 15.96% 10.64% 1.06% 80.92% 48.84% 0.364 3.600 3.904 99 4.418 -0.30 0.28
Winnipeg - ABA
WIN - ABA
1994 23 9 9 56.1 2-4 0 48 36 19.05% 14.29% 3.57% 79.85% 55.96% 0.294 4.633 5.150 146 3.963 -0.52 -0.31
CHA - AAA
1993 22 9 9 51.0 3-3 0 30 28 12.88% 12.02% 1.29% 67.28% 56.03% 0.292 4.235 3.826 101 4.317 0.41 0.70
Lynchburg - U27
LYN - U27
1992 21 21 21 125.2 6-9 0 72 60 12.68% 10.56% 1.76% 68.25% 59.09% 0.311 4.870 4.349 111 4.379 0.52 0.70
Lynchburg - U27
LYN - U27
1991 20 9 9 58.1 2-5 0 45 28 18.37% 11.43% 1.22% 79.10% 54.17% 0.256 2.623 3.215 87 3.622 -0.59 1.08
MON - U24
1991 20 11 11 69.0 1-8 0 44 32 14.57% 10.60% 1.32% 67.06% 54.05% 0.321 4.696 4.023 107 4.346 0.67 0.66
Virginia - U22
VA - U22
1990 19 22 22 122.1 6-9 0 82 51 14.41% 8.96% 2.28% 72.35% 51.55% 0.370 4.635 4.675 121 4.449 -0.04 0.42
Virginia - U22
VA - U22
1989 18 2 2 3.1 0-1 0 1 2 4.55% 9.09% 0.00% 45.45% 55.56% 0.444 8.100 5.304 149 6.759 2.80 -0.02
Sterling - U20
STE - U20
1989 18 11 11 58.2 3-3 0 39 15 15.42% 5.93% 1.19% 73.35% 54.47% 0.351 2.915 3.831 108 3.725 -0.92 0.63
Total - AAA
AAA
37 39 224.2 12-15 1 175 111 17.97% 11.40% 1.54% 73.25% 52.77% 0.305 3.886 3.667 97 3.961 0.22 3.57
Total - AA
AA
40 54 254.0 12-16 3 192 114 17.55% 10.42% 1.55% 71.98% 59.43% 0.291 3.898 3.608 95 3.714 0.29 3.57
Total - A
A
11 11 69.0 1-8 0 44 32 14.57% 10.60% 1.32% 67.06% 54.05% 0.321 4.696 4.023 107 4.346 0.67 0.66
Total - S A
S A
24 24 125.2 6-10 0 83 53 14.04% 8.97% 2.20% 70.96% 51.69% 0.373 4.727 4.692 122 4.510 0.04 0.40
Total - R
R
11 11 58.2 3-3 0 39 15 15.42% 5.93% 1.19% 73.35% 54.47% 0.351 2.915 3.831 108 3.725 -0.92 0.63
Total - IND
IND
27 28 169.0 9-8 0 142 97 19.43% 13.27% 2.05% 75.00% 53.75% 0.275 4.047 3.988 113 3.830 0.06 1.46

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
Virginia - TBC
VA - TBC
1994 23 8 20 16 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 10 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -0.47
Total - TBC
TBC
8 20 16 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 10 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -0.47

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
MIN - AAA
1998 27 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0.00
Hartford - U27
HAR - U27
1997 26 24 23 18 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 8 0 0 0.111 0.111 0.222 0.2000 0.101 -0.38
CHA - AAA
1995 24 3 8 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.143 0.143 0.286 0.1667 0.130 -0.11
CHA - AAA
1994 23 10 22 18 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 0 0 0.111 0.158 0.269 0.1667 0.133 -0.24
CHA - AAA
1993 22 9 18 12 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 0 0.083 0.154 0.237 0.2000 0.128 -0.39
Lynchburg - U27
LYN - U27
1992 21 21 42 35 7 3 0 0 4 4 3 15 0 0 0.200 0.282 0.568 0.3500 0.270 -0.15
Lynchburg - U27
LYN - U27
1991 20 9 18 15 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0.200 0.250 0.450 0.2308 0.218 -0.13
MON - U24
1991 20 11 25 22 4 1 0 0 2 3 0 7 0 0 0.182 0.182 0.409 0.2667 0.186 -0.29
Virginia - U22
VA - U22
1990 19 23 49 36 4 0 0 0 5 1 4 19 0 0 0.111 0.220 0.331 0.2353 0.177 -0.47
Virginia - U22
VA - U22
1989 18 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -0.02
Sterling - U20
STE - U20
1989 18 11 21 19 6 0 0 0 1 3 0 3 0 0 0.316 0.316 0.632 0.3750 0.295 -0.01
None - None
None - None
1989 18 10 50 42 15 5 0 3 15 16 1 6 6 3 0.357 0.362 1.052 0.3333 0.446 0.35
Total - ??
??
10 50 42 15 5 0 3 15 16 1 6 6 3 0.357 0.362 1.052 0.3333 0.446 0.35
Total - AAA
AAA
24 48 37 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 14 0 0 0.108 0.154 0.262 0.1739 0.131 -0.75
Total - AA
AA
54 83 68 12 3 0 0 6 4 4 25 0 0 0.177 0.233 0.454 0.2791 0.217 -0.66
Total - A
A
11 25 22 4 1 0 0 2 3 0 7 0 0 0.182 0.182 0.409 0.2667 0.186 -0.29
Total - S A
S A
25 50 37 4 0 0 0 5 1 4 19 0 0 0.108 0.214 0.322 0.2222 0.173 -0.49
Total - R
R
11 21 19 6 0 0 0 1 3 0 3 0 0 0.316 0.316 0.632 0.3750 0.295 -0.01

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Virginia - TBC
VA - TBC
1994 P 8 52.0 4 4 1 0.889 1.385 1.006 -0.14
Total P 8 52.0 4 4 1 -0.14

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
MV - ARL
1999 P 10 62.1 2 3 0 1.000 0.722 1.046 -0.25
Edmonton - ABA
EDM - ABA
1999 P 5 27.1 0 1 1 0.500 0.329 0.719 -0.61
MIN - AAA
1998 P 2 1.2 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 -0.00
MV - ARL
1998 P 2 8.2 0 0 1 0.000 0.000 0.546 -0.56
Edmonton - ABA
EDM - ABA
1998 P 3 16.0 0 2 1 0.667 1.125 0.800 -0.45
Hartford - U27
HAR - U27
1997 P 23 70.0 1 10 0 1.000 1.414 1.271 -0.07
Hazleton - ABA
HAZ - ABA
1996 P 11 69.1 4 12 2 0.889 2.077 0.975 -0.31
CHA - AAA
1995 P 3 21.0 2 1 0 1.000 1.286 1.009 0.01
CHA - AAA
1994 P 10 60.0 4 11 0 1.000 2.250 1.087 0.49
BS - ARL
1994 P 3 20.0 2 2 0 1.000 1.800 1.023 -0.06
Winnipeg - ABA
WIN - ABA
1994 P 9 56.1 0 9 0 1.000 1.438 1.143 0.46
CHA - AAA
1993 P 9 51.0 3 11 2 0.875 2.471 0.903 -1.12
Lynchburg - U27
LYN - U27
1992 P 21 125.2 9 19 2 0.933 2.005 0.971 -0.27
Lynchburg - U27
LYN - U27
1991 P 9 58.1 3 8 1 0.917 1.697 1.008 -0.09
MON - U24
1991 P 11 69.0 7 2 1 0.900 1.174 0.808 -0.46
Virginia - U22
VA - U22
1990 P 22 122.1 9 18 2 0.931 1.986 1.008 0.58
Virginia - U22
VA - U22
1990 CF 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Virginia - U22
VA - U22
1989 P 2 3.1 1 0 0 1.000 2.700 0.000 0.02
Sterling - U20
STE - U20
1989 P 11 58.2 4 6 0 1.000 1.534 0.983 0.06
Total P 166 901.0 51 115 13 -2.64
Total CF 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.00

ABA Reserve League Pitching Log

Date Opp Score GS IP H R ER HR BB K IBB HBP GB FB BF PI GSC WPA ERA FIP
June 21, 1999
Jun 21
@WOR 3 - 5 5.1 5 4 4 0 4 5 0 1 4 4 23 96 47 -0.13
May 27, 1999
May 27
@LAM 8 - 2 7.1 3 1 1 0 3 5 0 2 5 10 28 104 74 0.23
May 22, 1999
May 22
PLA 2 - 12 5.0 6 4 4 0 2 6 0 0 3 6 23 97 48 -0.27
May 17, 1999
May 17
@BUR 5 - 2 6.1 6 2 2 1 5 4 0 0 5 7 27 98 48 0.06
May 5, 1999
May 5
FRE 0 - 2 6.2 4 0 0 0 2 5 0 1 5 8 25 103 73 0.33
April 30, 1999
Apr 30
POR 3 - 9 5.1 5 6 6 1 5 5 0 0 5 6 26 104 33 -0.33
April 25, 1999
Apr 25
BIL 2 - 1 7.0 6 0 0 0 2 8 0 0 4 6 27 101 74 0.39
April 20, 1999
Apr 20
@BIL 5 - 4 7.0 7 3 3 1 0 7 0 0 5 8 27 98 60 0.10
April 7, 1999
Apr 7
CHE 0 - 9 5.1 3 2 2 1 3 8 0 0 5 2 21 100 56 0.05
April 2, 1999
Apr 2
@FRE 4 - 5 7.0 4 3 1 1 3 4 0 0 9 6 28 81 57 0.07

American Baseball Association Pitching Log

Date Opp Score GS IP H R ER HR BB K IBB HBP GB FB BF PI GSC WPA ERA FIP
June 16, 1999
Jun 16
@STL 11 - 2 7.0 5 2 2 0 3 7 0 1 7 5 28 99 67 0.05
June 11, 1999
Jun 11
CAL 3 - 2 5.0 3 2 1 0 6 4 0 1 5 5 25 97 50 -0.00
June 6, 1999
Jun 6
ALT 1 - 3 7.1 3 0 0 0 1 9 0 0 7 5 25 94 85 0.47
May 11, 1999
May 11
HOL 6 - 3 6.0 5 2 2 0 4 3 0 0 5 9 26 101 55 0.03
April 15, 1999
Apr 15
CAL 4 - 8 2.0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 1 1 6 24 - 0.00
Date Team Players Sent Team Players Sent
Feb. 14, 1994 Virginia Jack Fitzgerald
Winnipeg $1 cash
June 18, 1994 Virginia $1 Winnipeg Jack Fitzgerald
Player Awards
None
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