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Gary RajsichHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1975-1985 MLB Years: 1982-1985
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PositionsOF-385, 1B-370, SS-55, P-24, 2B-1Position when Drafted1B-OFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameGary Louis Rajsich
Height6-2Weight210BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateOctober 28,1954 [63.115]PlaceYoungstown,Ohio
High SchoolCentral (Phoenix,AZ)
CollegeAthens State University (Athens,AL), Arizona State University (Tempe,AZ)

DraftedSelected by the Houston Astros in the 11th round (241st overall) of the 1976 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutApril 9,1982 [27.163]
OrganizationsHOU [4] NYN [3] SLN [2] NYA [2] SFN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID16894Retrosheet IDrajsg001MLBAM ID120895
RelationshipsBrother of Dave Rajsich
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed44Power81Contact52XBH84RBIs70Runs54Hitting61Durability52Team.491Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1977Cocoa AstrosFSLA+hou-2213648650119195853228369132000.245.301.354.65517232527.287.109.212.2966.8317.272.531.5260.7526.89
1978Columbus AstrosSouAAhou-ss-1b23802863769125734143295714400.241.309.392.70111224324.274.151.290.3188.9517.591.972.1640.8634.78
1978Charleston CharliesILAAAhou-of234612619294121330172000200.230.317.325.642417145.255.095.254.29911.7213.791.181.3863.0024.14
1978Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1264125698166947173467714600.238.312.371.68315331469.268.133.279.3129.8116.421.671.9245.7831.63
1979Columbus AstrosSouAAhou-of24662324368254145366233331500.293.357.616.97314343264.284.323.422.4158.7112.501.435.3016.5763.24
1979Charleston CharliesILAAAhou-of246521827458262821242710300.206.285.344.6297516246.207.138.252.2859.7610.981.132.4436.3335.56
1979Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         13145070113336208187476041800.251.322.484.80621859510.246.233.340.3529.2211.761.283.9222.5052.21
1980Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-of2513444594143221421991210874161500.321.435.5751.01025657544.314.254.454.44315.997.540.473.8621.1939.86
1981Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-of26742534770111245662285231370.277.352.613.96515536288.256.336.462.4219.7218.061.868.3310.5451.43
1982New York MetsNLMLBnyn21of278016217428321213174012032.259.333.383.7166213182.333.124.216.3189.3421.982.351.1081.0030.95
1983Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-1b2812943068116152288377527893290.270.359.509.86821945496.270.239.360.37910.4815.731.505.6515.3638.79
1983New York MetsNLMLBnyn211b2811365123013003110011.333.400.500.90018440.324.167.250.3957.502.500.332.5036.0033.33
1984Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-1b2911741671119292299511498220690.286.359.575.93423960473.289.289.406.40110.3617.341.676.1314.3450.42
1984St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln331b2977110002002100100.143.300.143.4431010.143.000.286.23220.0010.000.500.000.000.00
1985Phoenix GiantsPCLAAAsfn-1b-of30104081531312002300100.375.395.7251.12029743.343.350.400.4754.656.981.506.9813.3346.67
1985Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-1b3049173274231103700253320350.243.340.445.7857714203.241.202.347.34012.3216.261.324.9317.3033.33
1985Totals for AAA-AAA         59213355762134900273620450.268.350.498.84810621246.262.230.357.36410.9814.631.335.2816.3836.84
1985San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn26,431b3051915156001001172202040.165.296.231.527216110.217.066.242.24015.4520.001.290.000.0040.00
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter149296287017332714396424183.236.328.345.67310223342.291.109.230.00011.4018.711.640.8898.6732.86
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter9063105491835151381525637338372517301234300.269.349.489.83815183413553.277.220.351.00010.4714.551.394.2820.4340.84
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter62421013615799524123423312128433623525300.276.364.519.88310912422438.274.243.384.00011.6513.781.185.0517.0841.80
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter146518801373792187209529045900.264.331.492.82325567588.279.228.349.0008.8415.311.733.5724.6748.91
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter13648650119195853228369132000.245.301.354.65517232527.287.109.212.0006.8317.272.531.5260.7526.89
New York Mets Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter91198225411331513204122043.273.345.404.7498017222.331.131.222.0009.0118.472.051.3566.0031.48
San Francisco Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter51915156001001172202040.165.296.231.527216110.217.066.242.00015.4520.001.290.000.0040.00
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter77110002002100100.143.300.143.4431010.143.000.286.00020.0010.000.500.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162322307618332914427024193.236.328.345.67311125372.291.109.230.00011.4018.711.640.8898.6732.86
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625558814927727101137679252650.269.349.489.83827161635.277.220.351.00010.4714.551.394.2820.4340.84

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1975nullA+--Rel20592.45230230000125.0884534048790001.096.34--3.465.691.65.357-
1975nullAAA--Rel200013.5040400008.02215120360003.1324.75--3.386.752.00--
1975Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel0593.11270270000133.01106046051850001.217.44--3.455.751.67.357-
1976nullAA--Rel21444.1330030000061.0573628025450001.348.41--3.696.641.80.500-
1985Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-Rel30413.42241230011350.0412019124376001.307.380.184.326.661.54.800-
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter13143.438118000113244.02081169311001676001.267.670.043.696.161.67.481-
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter414.81281270011358.0633531127436001.559.780.164.196.671.59.800-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter444.1330030000061.0573628025450001.348.41--3.696.641.80.500-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter592.45230230000125.0884534048790001.096.34--3.465.691.65.357-
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings12133.437317200103220.0188105841901515001.267.670.043.696.161.67.480-

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Columbus Astros SouAAhou23SS55--12141-126125.9922.27------8068.838.5
1978Columbus Astros SouAAhou231B30--23824113263262.9968.73------8037.521.0
1978Charleston Charlies ILAAAhou23OF43--7431-7877.9871.79------4693.530.7
1978Charleston Charlies ILAAAhou231B1--61-1771.0007.00------462.20.7
1979Columbus Astros SouAAhou24OF66--106741117113.9661.71------66100.046.2
1979Columbus Astros SouAAhou242B1--1---111.0001.00------661.50.7
1979Charleston Charlies ILAAAhou24OF65--11414-119115.9661.77------65100.046.8
1980Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou25OF127--2051012216215.9951.69------13494.887.0
1981Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn261B15--12913111143142.9939.47------7420.310.9
1981Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn26OF42--59-3-6259.9521.40------7456.830.4
1982New York MetsNLMLBnyn271B2--101-111111.0005.50------802.51.2
1982New York MetsNLMLBnyn27OF35--60---60601.0001.71------8043.821.6
1983Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn28OF4--3---331.0000.75------1293.12.9
1983Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn281B120--9241201010910541044.9918.70------12993.086.3
1983New York MetsNLMLBnyn281B10--946-91001001.00010.00------1190.96.2
1984Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln291B113--9659389410661058.9929.36------11796.672.9
1984St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln291B3--13--213131.0004.33------742.91.9
1985Phoenix Giants PCLAAAsfn301B4--294-233331.0008.25------1040.02.8
1985Phoenix Giants PCLAAAsfn30OF3--6---661.0002.00------1030.02.1
1985Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln30P24--671-1413.9290.54------4949.016.9
1985Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln301B49--40143535449444.9899.06------49100.034.5
1985San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn301B23--18511217198196.9908.52------5145.114.2
MLB Totals for 1B - 4 season(s)-   1B38--30218229322320.9948.42------380.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF35--60---60601.0001.71------350.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 5 season(s)-   1B302--24542742425227522728.9919.03------3020.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 6 season(s)-   OF284--4611492484475.9811.67------2840.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P24--671-1413.9290.54------240.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF66--106741117113.9661.71------660.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS55--12141-126125.9922.27------550.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B30--23824113263262.9968.73------300.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Columbus Astros SouAAhou23--30-55------
1978Charleston Charlies ILAAAhou23--1------43-
1979Columbus Astros SouAAhou24---1-----66-
1979Charleston Charlies ILAAAhou24---------65-
1980Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou25---------127-
1981Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn26--15------42-
1982New York MetsNLMLBnyn27--2------35-
1983Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn28--120------4-
1983New York MetsNLMLBnyn28--10--------
1984Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln29--113--------
1984St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln29--3--------
1985Phoenix Giants PCLAAAsfn30--4------3-
1985Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln3024-49--------
1985San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn30--23--------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1996Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos41Scout1628577.5257.03Kevin Kennedy
2002Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos47Scout1629369.57410.52Grady Little-
2010Toronto Blue JaysALMLBMLBtor55Professional Crosschecker1628577.52511.04Cito Gaston
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
1985-12-06Purchased by Chunichi Dragons (Japan Central) from Cardinals. 
1985-07-22Purchased by Cardinals from Giants. 
1985-02-01TradeTraded by Cardinals with Jose Uribe, Dave LaPoint and David Green to Giants for Jack Clark. 
1984-04-05Purchased by Cardinals from Mets. 
1981-04-03TradeTraded by Astros to Mets for John Csefalvay. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

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YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1985San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll3060,000-51629-370,78060,00060,000
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red