Jeff Birge
Vancouver Mounties (A)
Jeff Birge
Birthdate:
July 19, 1979 (22 y, 10 m, 19 d)
Born In:
Westchester, IL, USA
Nationality:
American
Position:
LF
Bats/Throws:
L/R
Height/Weight:
6'2"/197
Entry:
Unknown
Contract:
Minor League
ML Service Time:
None

No statistics this season

Current Status
MLB Service Time None
40-man Service Time None
Time as Pro 7 years
Roster Status Minor Leagues
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Normal
Loyalty Normal
Greed Normal
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic High
Popularity
National Unknown
Local Unknown
Current Contract
Minor League Contract
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 4 4 3 4 4
vs R 4 4 3 4 4
vs L 4 4 3 4 4
Potential 4 4 3 4 4
Fielding C IF OF
Range 4 4
Error 5 6
Arm 2 4 3
Turn DP 6
C Ability 2
Position
Second 4
Left Field 3
Run/Bunt
Speed 7
Stealing 8
Running 7
Sac Bunt 5
Bunt for Hit 6
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 2 2 2
vs R 2 2 2
vs L 2 2 2
Potential 2 2 2
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 2 3
Other Pitching
Velocity 80-83 mph
GB % 44%
Arm Slot Normal
Stamina 2
Hold 2
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
2002-05-29
Weight increased from 196 to 197
2002-04-29
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 3 to 4
Weight increased from 192 to 196
2001-11-07
Avoid Ks vs L decreased from 4 to 3
Weight increased from 191 to 192
2001-01-23
Weight increased from 190 to 191
2001-01-07
Contact vs L increased from 3 to 4
Gap Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Gap decreased from 5 to 4
Gap vs R decreased from 5 to 4
Eye Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Eye decreased from 5 to 4
Eye vs R decreased from 5 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
Catcher Arm decreased from 3 to 2
2000-12-14
Weight increased from 189 to 190
2000-11-28
Local Popularity decreased from Fair to Unknown
2000-09-19
Weight increased from 188 to 189
2000-04-29
Weight increased from 187 to 188
2000-01-15
Weight decreased from 188 to 187
2000-01-07
Eye increased from 4 to 5
Eye vs R increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks Potential increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 2 to 3
Outfield Error increased from 5 to 6
1999-12-30
Speed decreased from 8 to 7
Weight increased from 187 to 188
1999-11-28
Weight increased from 186 to 187
1999-11-07
Avoid Ks increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 2 to 3
1999-09-07
Weight increased from 185 to 186
1999-09-02
Weight decreased from 186 to 185
1999-08-08
Weight increased from 185 to 186
1999-06-07
Stealing increased from 7 to 8
1999-04-29
Weight increased from 184 to 185
1999-01-07
Gap Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Eye vs L increased from 3 to 4
Infield Error increased from 4 to 5
Turn Double Play increased from 5 to 6
Fastball Pot decreased from 4 to 3
1998-12-06
Speed increased from 7 to 8
1998-11-06
Local Popularity increased from Insignficant to Fair
1998-09-29
2B defense increased from 3 to 4
1998-06-24
Weight increased from 183 to 184
1998-06-18
Weight increased from 182 to 183
1998-05-29
Gap increased from 4 to 5
Eye increased from 3 to 4
1997-12-30
Weight increased from 181 to 182
1997-11-06
Contact increased from 3 to 4
Contact vs R increased from 3 to 4
Gap Potential increased from 5 to 6
Gap vs R increased from 4 to 5
Gap vs L increased from 3 to 4
Eye Potential increased from 4 to 5
Eye vs R increased from 3 to 4
Outfield Range increased from 3 to 4
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Insignficant
1997-09-24
Weight decreased from 182 to 181
1997-09-12
LF defense increased from 2 to 3
1997-08-18
Weight decreased from 183 to 182
1997-08-03
Weight decreased from 184 to 183
1997-07-29
Weight increased from 183 to 184
1997-05-29
Contact Potential increased from 3 to 4
Eye Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Fastball Pot increased from 3 to 4
1997-04-29
2B defense increased from 2 to 3
Weight increased from 182 to 183
1997-01-23
Baserunning increased from 6 to 7
1997-01-07
Gap Potential decreased from 7 to 5
1996-12-14
Weight decreased from 183 to 182
1996-11-28
Weight increased from 182 to 183
1996-11-07
Gap Potential increased from 6 to 7
Gap increased from 3 to 4
Power vs R decreased from 4 to 3
Eye Potential increased from 4 to 5
Eye increased from 2 to 3
Eye vs R increased from 2 to 3
Eye vs L increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks Potential increased from 3 to 4
Sac Bunt increased from 4 to 5
Bunt for Hit decreased from 7 to 6
GB% decreased from 45% to 44%
Fastball Pot decreased from 4 to 3
1996-10-21
Weight decreased from 183 to 182
1996-09-02
Speed increased from 6 to 7
Weight decreased from 184 to 183
1996-08-28
Weight decreased from 185 to 184
1996-08-03
Weight increased from 184 to 185
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 5 to 6
Gap vs R increased from 3 to 4
Gap vs L increased from 2 to 3
Power Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Power decreased from 4 to 3
Eye decreased from 3 to 2
Eye vs R decreased from 3 to 2
Sac Bunt decreased from 5 to 4
Bunt for Hit increased from 6 to 7
Speed decreased from 7 to 6
Outfield Range decreased from 4 to 3
Fastball Pot increased from 3 to 4
Weight increased from 182 to 184
Height increased from 187 to 188
1996-05-29
Contact Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Gap increased from 2 to 3
Power vs L decreased from 4 to 3
Eye Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Sac Bunt increased from 4 to 5
Bunt for Hit decreased from 7 to 6
Stealing increased from 6 to 7
Outfield Error increased from 4 to 5
Weight increased from 178 to 182
Height increased from 186 to 187
1995-12-30
Gap vs R increased from 2 to 3
Power vs L increased from 3 to 4
Eye increased from 2 to 3
Eye vs R increased from 2 to 3
Weight increased from 177 to 178

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
SAC - U20
1999 19 0 13 29.2 0-2 0 6 17 4.03% 11.41% 0.67% 50.30% 32.00% 0.380 9.405 4.652 123 5.206 4.75 -0.27
SAC - U20
1998 18 0 8 21.2 0-3 0 4 18 3.39% 15.25% 0.85% 56.11% 43.14% 0.451 10.800 6.022 176 6.124 4.78 -0.73
SAC - U20
1996 16 0 5 6.2 0-0 0 0 0 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 60.00% 36.84% 0.200 1.350 3.305 99 4.091 -1.96 0.02
Total - R
R
0 26 58.0 0-5 0 10 35 3.42% 11.99% 0.68% 53.35% 36.55% 0.388 9.000 5.009 140 5.421 3.99 -0.98

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
Vancouver - U24
VAN - U24
2001 21 39 48 41 8 2 0 2 3 6 7 11 0 2 0.195 0.313 0.703 0.2143 0.300 -0.22
PSU - U22
2001 21 3 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.500 0.500 1.500 1.0000 0.657 0.07
Vancouver - U24
VAN - U24
2000 20 38 51 38 4 0 0 1 1 3 12 6 2 1 0.105 0.320 0.504 0.0968 0.222 -0.44
PSU - U22
2000 20 33 33 23 6 0 1 0 3 4 9 6 0 0 0.261 0.485 0.833 0.3529 0.376 0.11
SAC - U20
1999 19 73 153 109 32 5 1 4 17 30 40 19 18 2 0.294 0.487 0.955 0.3256 0.443 1.52
SAC - U20
1998 18 84 280 208 72 16 7 2 23 47 70 35 13 4 0.346 0.511 1.030 0.4070 0.466 2.99
SAC - U20
1997 17 88 386 316 95 15 7 3 30 51 64 53 16 8 0.301 0.420 0.841 0.3498 0.393 3.26
SAC - U20
1996 16 53 68 55 16 2 1 1 8 8 11 11 0 0 0.291 0.397 0.815 0.3333 0.372 0.32
SAC - U20
1995 15 34 144 128 33 5 4 2 17 24 15 23 5 2 0.258 0.333 0.740 0.2981 0.339 0.39
Total - A
A
77 99 79 12 2 0 3 4 9 19 17 2 3 0.152 0.316 0.608 0.1525 0.261 -0.65
Total - S A
S A
36 35 25 7 1 1 0 3 4 9 7 0 0 0.280 0.486 0.886 0.3889 0.394 0.18
Total - R
R
332 1031 816 248 43 20 12 95 160 200 141 52 16 0.304 0.441 0.890 0.3522 0.411 8.48

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Vancouver - U24
VAN - U24
2001 2B 1 7.2 1 1 0 1.000 2.348 0.529 -0.35
Vancouver - U24
VAN - U24
2001 LF 8 23.0 4 0 0 1.000 1.565 0.996 -0.48
PSU - U22
2001 LF 1 1.0 1 0 0 1.000 9.000 1.013 0.05
Vancouver - U24
VAN - U24
2000 2B 8 27.0 7 11 1 0.947 6.000 0.945 -0.51
Vancouver - U24
VAN - U24
2000 LF 6 18.1 2 1 0 1.000 1.473 0.985 -0.04
PSU - U22
2000 2B 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.054 -0.48
PSU - U22
2000 LF 2 2.2 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
SAC - U20
1999 P 13 29.2 1 2 0 1.000 0.910 0.684 -0.47
SAC - U20
1999 C 22 182.2 60 7 3 0.957 3.301 0.583 -7.43
SAC - U20
1999 1B 1 2.0 2 0 0 1.000 9.000 0.000 0.00
SAC - U20
1999 2B 18 40.2 10 15 1 0.962 5.533 1.007 -0.04
SAC - U20
1999 LF 14 34.2 11 0 2 0.846 2.856 1.037 0.02
SAC - U20
1998 P 8 21.2 1 5 0 1.000 2.492 1.215 -0.08
SAC - U20
1998 C 11 94.0 38 5 0 1.000 4.117 1.207 -3.23
SAC - U20
1998 2B 6 32.0 9 8 2 0.895 4.781 0.937 -0.59
SAC - U20
1998 LF 47 354.1 95 6 8 0.927 2.565 0.957 -7.94
SAC - U20
1997 2B 82 695.0 225 212 12 0.973 5.659 0.960 -4.54
SAC - U20
1997 LF 8 56.0 14 2 2 0.889 2.571 0.956 -2.48
SAC - U20
1996 P 5 6.2 0 3 0 1.000 4.050 0.768 -0.41
SAC - U20
1996 2B 23 42.2 12 9 1 0.955 4.430 0.889 -1.47
SAC - U20
1996 LF 9 18.0 3 0 0 1.000 1.500 0.782 -0.19
SAC - U20
1995 2B 1 4.0 1 1 0 1.000 4.500 0.000 0.00
SAC - U20
1995 LF 29 239.2 53 5 5 0.921 2.178 0.999 -0.14
SAC - U20
1995 CF 2 17.1 3 0 2 0.600 1.558 0.747 -1.07
Total P 26 58.0 2 10 0 -0.96
Total C 33 276.2 98 12 3 -10.66
Total 1B 1 2.0 2 0 0 0.00
Total 2B 140 850.0 265 257 17 -7.99
Total LF 124 747.2 183 14 17 -11.19
Total CF 2 17.1 3 0 2 -1.07
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
All-Star 1997 Sacramento (U20)