Jai
Miller
 
Bats: Left
Throws: Left
Height: 5' 10''
Weight: 180
 
Born: December 17, 1985 in N/a
 
Awards & Accomplishments
Gold Glove Award 2008    2009    2010    2011    2019   
All-Star Selections 2014    2020   
Ratings - Batting     Help
                                             
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Year Age Tm Lg Salary   vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA
2004 18 SFN NL     3 3 3 3 4 4 3 3 3 1 1 1 5 5 5
2005 19 NYN NL     5 5 5 5 6 5 6 6 6 1 2 2 6 6 6
2006 20 NYN NL     6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 2 3 3 7 7 7
2007 21 KCA AL     6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 3 3 3 7 7 7
2008 22 KCA AL $ 300,000   7 7 7 6 6 6 6 6 6 4 4 4 7 7 7
2009 23 KCA AL $ 300,000   8 8 8 6 6 6 7 7 7 4 4 4 7 7 7
2010 24 KCA AL $ 300,000   8 8 8 7 8 8 7 7 7 5 5 5 7 7 7
2011 25 KCA AL $ 2,285,714   8 8 8 8 8 8 7 7 7 5 5 5 7 7 7
2012 26 KCA AL $ 2,385,714   7 7 7 8 8 8 7 7 7 5 5 5 6 6 6
2013 27 KCA AL $ 2,860,714   8 8 8 8 8 8 7 7 7 5 5 5 6 6 6
2014 28 KCA AL $ 5,790,000   8 8 8 8 8 8 7 7 7 5 5 5 6 6 6
2015 29 KCA AL $ 5,790,000   8 8 8 8 8 8 7 7 7 5 5 5 6 6 6
2016 30 KCA AL $ 5,790,000   8 8 8 8 8 8 7 7 7 5 5 5 6 6 6
2017 31 KCA AL $ 7,790,000   7 7 7 8 8 8 7 7 7 5 5 5 6 6 6
2018 32 KCA AL $ 7,790,000   7 7 7 8 8 8 6 6 6 5 5 5 6 6 6
2019 33 KCA AL $ 7,790,000   7 7 7 8 8 8 7 7 7 5 5 5 6 6 6
2020 34 KCA AL $ 3,650,000   7 7 7 7 8 8 7 7 7 5 5 5 6 6 6
2021 35 KCA AL $ 3,650,000   7 7 7 7 8 8 7 7 7 5 5 5 6 6 6
2022 36 WSH NL $ 2,200,000   6 6 6 7 8 8 6 6 6 4 5 4 5 5 5
OOTP6 Min Ratings     3 3 3 3 4 4 3 3 3 1 1 1 5 5 5
OOTP6 Max Ratings $ 7,790,000   8 8 8 8 8 8 7 7 7 5 5 5 7 7 7
Batting Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won MVP or Rookie of the Year.
Year Age Tm Lg G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO AVG OBP SLG OPS XR OWS
2004 18 A   132 476 56 115 5 3 18 49 11 12 22 82 .242 .275 .378 .653 48.1  
2005 19 AA   67 256 32 70 9 1 16 47 5 6 14 41 .273 .311 .504 .815 38.4  
    A   70 246 29 63 11 1 11 36 6 2 26 37 .256 .327 .443 .770 36.5  
2006 20 AAA   93 378 51 95 15 1 19 64 12 4 25 48 .251 .298 .447 .745 51.4  
    AA   45 185 36 63 8 1 15 40 4 1 19 19 .341 .402 .638 1.040 43.0  
2007 21 AAA   139 537 94 163 23 4 43 109 8 6 49 77 .304 .362 .601 .963 109.4  
2008 22 KCA AL 156 590 84 170 32 4 19 80 5 8 39 77 .288 .336 .453 .789 86.0 13.3
2009 23 KCA AL 154 635 78 178 33 4 15 77 10 8 36 118 .280 .319 .416 .734 80.4 6.6
2010 24 KCA AL 151 590 79 163 33 3 15 97 13 13 54 91 .276 .338 .419 .757 80.0 12.1
2011 25 KCA AL 154 568 98 153 33 4 18 93 5 5 58 101 .269 .338 .437 .775 81.3 15.3
2012 26 KCA AL 93 349 65 109 23 4 13 72 3 4 29 76 .312 .366 .513 .878 60.7 13.3
2013 27 KCA AL 154 586 91 163 34 0 38 122 5 6 67 123 .278 .357 .531 .888 104.2 20.7
2014 28 KCA AL 153 583 82 166 34 2 22 104 11 9 49 125 .285 .344 .463 .807 86.2 15.8
2015 29 KCA AL 129 486 81 138 35 3 23 88 11 1 55 122 .284 .358 .510 .868 86.3 14.0
2016 30 KCA AL 157 592 98 169 30 3 27 131 9 8 58 133 .285 .355 .483 .838 98.4 16.4
2017 31 KCA AL 158 603 82 166 33 2 15 78 9 12 41 126 .275 .326 .411 .737 75.8 10.3
2018 32 KCA AL 155 592 96 175 29 1 32 114 11 14 43 119 .296 .346 .510 .856 94.9 16.6
2019 33 KCA AL 155 564 64 126 23 1 25 78 9 7 51 147 .223 .289 .401 .690 62.7 6.6
2020 34 KCA AL 155 591 87 173 25 4 32 117 10 13 36 153 .293 .332 .511 .843 95.0 15.6
2021 35 KCA AL 155 588 75 162 22 6 17 89 14 7 46 151 .276 .327 .420 .747 78.6 13.5
2022 36 WSH NL 59 196 20 55 10 1 8 38 2 5 11 47 .281 .316 .464 .780 26.4 3.6
15 Years Sim 2138 8113 1180 2266 429 42 319 1378 127 120 673 1709 .279 .337 .460 .797 1197.0 193.8
2 Years AAA 232 915 145 258 38 5 62 173 20 10 74 125 .282 .336 .538 .874 160.8  
2 Years AA 112 441 68 133 17 2 31 87 9 7 33 60 .302 .350 .560 .910 81.5  
2 Years A 202 722 85 178 16 4 29 85 17 14 48 119 .247 .302 .400 .702 84.6  
6 Years Minors 546 2078 298 569 71 11 122 345 46 31 155 304 .274 .327 .495 .822 326.9  
162 Game Average 614 89 171 32 3 24 104 9 9 50 129 .279 .337 .460 .797 90.7  
Career Highs 158 635 98 178 35 6 38 131 14 14 67 153 .312 .366 .531 .888 104.2  
Career Batting Splits     Help
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Category G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO AVG OBP SLG OPS XR
vs RH   6003 885 1679 312 30 237 1024 105 97 506 1207 .280 .337 .460 .797 891.9
vs LH   2110 295 587 117 12 82 354 22 23 167 502 .278 .334 .462 .796 310.0
Home 1053 3973 546 1106 211 24 143 650 68 61 293 852 .278 .330 .452 .782 563.9
Away 1085 4140 634 1160 218 18 176 728 59 59 380 857 .280 .342 .469 .811 638.0
RISP   2336 0 670 124 10 97 1043 0 0 265 517 .287 .355 .473 .829 389.0
Pinch Hitting   119 17 38 9 0 3 21 2 1 9 19 .319 .364 .471 .835 19.1
Close/Late   891 129 264 50 8 35 141 0 0 98 197 .296 .367 .488 .855 153.3
Mar/Apr 338 1262 200 351 69 4 53 227 20 12 115 254 .278 .338 .465 .803 194.1
May 371 1415 193 369 75 7 53 224 27 22 123 324 .261 .323 .436 .759 193.8
June 358 1362 226 417 81 7 71 265 19 24 100 294 .306 .353 .532 .885 235.9
July 316 1185 158 313 56 7 39 170 21 16 96 240 .264 .322 .422 .744 156.8
August 373 1425 194 409 76 7 57 253 18 21 117 293 .287 .347 .470 .817 217.3
Sep/Oct 382 1464 209 407 72 10 46 239 22 25 122 304 .278 .335 .435 .770 203.9
Fielding Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Gold Glove Award.
Year Age Tm Lg Pos G GS IP PO A E DP FPct RF   DWS
2008 22 KCA AL RF 151 150 1302.7 320 8 2 4 .994 2.27   2.8
    CF 1 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00    
    LF 2 0 2.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 4.50    
2009 23 KCA AL LF 152 145 1279.3 325 9 14 5 .960 2.35   1.5
    CF 1 0 3.0 1 1 0 0 1.000 6.00    
    RF 1 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00    
2010 24 KCA AL RF 151 147 1299.0 368 11 2 2 .995 2.63   2.6
    CF 2 0 3.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00    
    LF 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00    
2011 25 KCA AL RF 147 145 1272.0 304 7 0 2 1.000 2.20   3.8
    CF 2 0 6.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.50    
    LF 2 0 5.0 2 0 0 0 1.000 3.60    
2012 26 KCA AL LF 68 67 576.7 129 2 1 1 .992 2.04   1.4
    RF 23 20 180.3 36 0 0 0 1.000 1.80    
    1B 2 0 12.0 7 0 0 0 1.000 5.25   0.0
    CF 3 0 4.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 2.25    
2013 27 KCA AL RF 112 108 969.3 225 6 0 2 1.000 2.14   4.4
    LF 36 36 324.7 82 1 3 0 .965 2.30    
    CF 4 0 10.0 3 0 0 0 1.000 2.70    
2014 28 KCA AL LF 144 144 1275.3 282 6 7 2 .976 2.03   3.5
    RF 5 0 12.7 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.71    
    CF 1 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00    
2015 29 KCA AL RF 124 124 1099.0 230 4 0 0 1.000 1.92   4.3
    CF 2 0 2.7 1 0 0 0 1.000 3.38    
    LF 1 0 1.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 9.00    
2016 30 KCA AL RF 81 79 725.3 141 2 1 0 .993 1.77   4.0
    LF 67 65 589.3 126 5 8 2 .942 2.00    
    CF 4 0 9.0 2 0 1 0 .667 2.00    
2017 31 KCA AL RF 110 109 978.7 210 4 3 0 .986 1.97   3.3
    LF 42 33 315.7 54 1 0 0 1.000 1.57    
    CF 7 0 14.0 2 0 0 0 1.000 1.29    
2018 32 KCA AL LF 120 119 1057.3 209 5 9 0 .960 1.82   2.0
    RF 27 23 218.0 62 1 1 0 .984 2.60    
    CF 3 0 13.3 6 0 0 0 1.000 4.05    
2019 33 KCA AL RF 126 123 1089.7 292 8 0 7 1.000 2.48   4.3
    LF 26 23 210.0 55 1 2 0 .966 2.40    
    CF 1 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00    
2020 34 KCA AL LF 101 98 875.3 193 7 3 1 .985 2.06   3.3
    RF 49 49 440.0 139 2 0 1 1.000 2.88    
    CF 2 0 4.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00    
2021 35 KCA AL LF 85 84 743.0 192 3 6 0 .970 2.36   3.2
    RF 61 59 537.3 160 4 1 2 .994 2.75    
    CF 5 0 8.0 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.25    
2022 36 WSH NL RF 53 44 400.7 90 5 0 1 1.000 2.13   0.9
  RF 1221 1180 10526.6 2578 62 10 21 .996 2.26   30.4
  LF 847 814 7255.6 1651 40 53 11 .970 2.10   14.9
  CF 38 0 83.0 19 1 1 0 .952 2.17    
  1B 2 0 12.0 7 0 0 0 1.000 5.25   0.0
Career Totals   2108 1994 17877.2 4255 103 64 32 .986 2.19   45.3
Career Highs   159 150 1323.7 368 11 14 7 1.000 2.62    
Post-Season Batting Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Post Season MVP Award.
Year Age Tm Lg G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO AVG OBP SLG OPS
2015 29 KCA AL 6 23 0 3 1 0 0 2 1 0 3 6 .130 .231 .174 .405
2017 31 KCA AL 7 21 6 9 3 1 1 7 0 0 6 5 .429 .571 .810 1.381
Career Post-Season Batting 13 44 6 12 4 1 1 9 1 0 9 11 .273 .407 .477 .885
Batting Leaderboards     Help
Top 10 finishes. Stats are Year-Rank-Value. League leaders are in bold.
(*) indicates hit-less at-bats added to meet minimum plate appearances.
Season Rankings are League Based.
Slugging Pct
2013-6-.531
2018-9-.510
2020-9-.511
XR
2013-10-104.2
CAR-27-1197.0
Games
2008-9-156
2016-6-157
2017-1-158
CAR-22-2138
At-Bats
2009-5-635
CAR-13-8113
Runs
2011-9-98
CAR-30-1180
Hits
CAR-22-2266
Total Bases
2013-3-311
2018-8-302
2020-5-302
CAR-16-3736
Singles
CAR-25-1476
Doubles
CAR-36-429
Triples
2021-4-6
CAR-43-42
Homeruns
2013-2-38
2018-10-32
2020-7-32
CAR-28-319
RBIs
2013-4-122
2016-4-131
2018-7-114
2020-7-117
CAR-10-1378
Caught Stealing
2018-10-14
Strikeouts
2019-4-147
2020-4-153
2021-5-151
CAR-18-1709
       
 
   Black Ink Test: 1    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 11)
   Gray Ink Test: 45    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 108)
   Hall of Fame Standards: 41    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 61)
 
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  6. Austin Kearns (887)
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  8. Hank Blalock (884)
  9. Grady Sizemore (878)
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History
Traded from Florida to San Francisco on 5/15/2004 (Going to FLO: P Robb Nen, P Jeff Clark. Going to SFN: RF Jai Miller)
Traded from San Francisco to New York (N) on 2/2/2005 (Going to SFN: C Brad Ausmus, 3B Ty Wigginton. Going to NYN: RF Jai Miller)
Traded from New York (N) to New York (A) on 5/22/2007 (Going to NYN: P Troy Percival. Going to NYA: RF Jai Miller)
Traded from New York (A) to Kansas City on 7/31/2007 (Going to KC: RF Jai Miller. Going to NYA: 1B Mike Sweeney)
Had first career hit on 4/4/2008, off Jamie Vermilyea (TOR)
Hit first career homerun on 4/7/2008, off Franklyn German (DET)
Won Gold Glove Award at Rightfield in 2008
Won Gold Glove Award at Leftfield in 2009
Won Gold Glove Award at Rightfield in 2010
1/29/2011: Gets a new one-year contract worth $2,285,714 through salary arbitration
Won Gold Glove Award at Rightfield in 2011
1/29/2012: Gets a new one-year contract worth $2,385,714 through salary arbitration
Won Player of the Week award on 9/26/2012, hitting .591 with 2 HR, 9 RBI
1/29/2013: Gets a new one-year contract worth $2,860,714 through salary arbitration
5/14/2013: Signed a contract extension with Kansas City, $5,790,000 per year, for 3 years
Drove in 6 runs against Oakland on 5/17/2013
Won Player of the Week award on 8/29/2013, hitting .583 with 4 HR, 11 RBI
Won Batter of the Month award on 7/1/2014, hitting .320 with 11 HR, 33 RBI
Was selected to the 2014 Allstar game
Had 5 hits with 6 RBI against Texas on 6/19/2015
Injured on 7/2/2015 with a Broken Foot, out for 4-5 weeks
5/14/2016: Signed a contract extension with Kansas City, $7,790,000 per year, for 3 years
Won Batter of the Month award on 7/1/2016, hitting .365 with 7 HR, 29 RBI
Drove in 7 runs against Seattle on 8/4/2016
Won Player of the Week award on 4/11/2017, hitting .536 with 2 HR, 6 RBI
Had 5 hits with 4 RBI against Toronto on 8/25/2017
Drove in 6 runs against Anaheim on 9/15/2018
Drove in 6 runs against Cleveland on 9/28/2018
10/26/2019: Signed a contract extension with Kansas City, $3,650,000 per year, for 2 years
Won Gold Glove Award at Rightfield in 2019
Was selected to the 2020 Allstar game
Was selected to the 2020 Allstar game
Won Player of the Week award on 8/8/2020, hitting .429 with 2 HR, 8 RBI
Had 2000th career hit on 8/13/2020, off James People (DET)
Won Player of the Week award on 9/12/2020, hitting .500 with 1 HR, 10 RBI
Signed as a free agent by Washington on 2/10/2022 to a 2-year deal worth $2,200,000 per year
Injured on 6/12/2022 with a Broken Hand, out for 9-10 weeks