James Jason Mecir
Bats: Both, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 1", Weight: 195 lb.
Born: May 16, 1970 in Bayside, NY
High School: Smithtown East HS (St. James, NY) School: Eckerd College (St. Petersburg, FL) by the Drafted Seattle Mariners in the 3rd round of the 1991 amateur draft. Signed June 4, 1991.
( All Transactions) Debut: September 4, 1995 (Age 25)
vs. NYY 3.2 IP, 4 H, 2 SO, 1 BB, 0 ER Teams (by GP): Athletics/DevilRays/Marlins/Yankees/Mariners 1995-2005 Final Game: September 28, 2005 (Age 35)
vs. WSN 0 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
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News -- June 2013
6/6 Swingin' A's: A Look at the Athletics and the 2013 MLB Draft: Today is the day when MLB General Managers earn a good portion of their keep. The day when the foundation of a strong farm system ... News -- May 2013
5/25 Rays Colored Glasses: The Highs and Woes of the Rays’ Bullpen In Past Seasons: Remember when preseason predictions pegged the Rays as being playoff contenders or even said the Rays were going to win the AL ... News -- February 2013
2/16 Rays Colored Glasses: Why MLB Teams Are Wary of Giving Up Draft Picks: There was some talk of the Tampa Bay Rays being a sleeper suitor for Michael Bourn. It’s pretty obvious why that didn’t ... News -- January 2013
1/9 Pinstripe Pundits: Taboo: Trading with the Red Sox: I know, it’ll never happen. The rivalry between the Yankees and Red Sox makes trade discussions between the two clubs taboo. ... News -- December 2012
12/20 mlbreports.com: The Tampa Bay Rays: The Franchise 1998-2012: Part 1 Of A 5 Part Article Series: Thursday, December.20, 2012 Note from Chuck Booth: I am attempting to bring the history for each of the 30 MLB Franchises into ... News -- November 2012
11/17 Rays Colored Glasses: The First Shutout Game in Franchise History: The Rays are known for winning games with solid pitching and defense, which they displayed in 2012 by recording 15 shutout games ... News -- July 2012
7/18 Rays Colored Glasses: The History Of The Rays As Trade Deadline Sellers Part 1: The Rays have yet to decide whether they will be buyers or sellers at this year’s trade deadline. Hopefully their win Tuesday ... News -- May 2012
5/14 High Heat Stats: The Mount Rushmore of the Tampa Bay Rays: Following on Graham’s original post (which itself expands on an idea tweeted by Buster Olney), I’ve decided to go ... News -- February 2012
2/13 PaulLebowitz.com: What Jeremy Lin Can Teach Us: Everyone’s jumping on the Jeremy Lin bandwagon. Hey, even I’m doing it and I don’t know anything about basketball and can’t ... News -- January 2012
1/29 NY Baseball Digest: Sunday Hot Stove @ 8pm: Great show tonight. I am kicking it off with former big league reliever Jim Mecir. Jim is a local product from Long Island. Hear ... News -- March 2011
3/3 B-R Blog: Relief Appearances Of 3+ IP In Postseason Deciding Games: How many players, from 1903 to 2010, have come into a post-season deciding game out of the bullpen and thrown 3 innings or more? ... News -- January 2011
1/18 PaulLebowitz.com: Hollywood, Publishing, Baseball: How long will it take? Out of convenience and profound lack of innate knowledge, how many people will conflate into one the 2011 ... News -- October 2010
10/18 B-R Blog: Which Staff Had the Most Wins in Their Future?: Here's an interesting question sent to us by B-R reader Phil: "I've been a Mets fan since 1967, when, as the youngest kid in my ...