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Rich DauerTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1973-1985 MLB Years: 1976-1985
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1st Round Draft Pick
World Series Champion

Positions2B-964, 3B-242, DH-3, 1B-1Position when DraftedSS-2BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRichard Fremont Dauer
Height6-0Weight180BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJuly 27,1952 [65.332]PlaceSan Bernardino,California
High SchoolColton (Colton,CA)
CollegeUSC (Los Angeles,CA), San Bernardino Valley College (San Bernardino,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Baltimore Orioles [Team Picks] in the 1st round (24th overall) of the 1974 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Oakland Athletics [Team Picks] in the 9th round (136th overall) of the 1972 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Cleveland Indians [Team Picks] in the 1st round (2nd overall) of the 1972 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Oakland Athletics [Team Picks] in the 5th round (87th overall) of the 1971 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing ScoutsRay Poitevint
MLB DebutSeptember 11,1976 [24.046]
OrganizationsBAL [12] Awards1
TBC Player ID10499Retrosheet IDdauer001MLBAM ID113070
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Player Notes:   Member of the 1973 United States National Baseball team ... Inducted into Baltimore Orioles Hall of Fame in 2012
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed26Power45Contact88XBH44RBIs44Runs51Hitting57Durability62Team.591Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1973USCPac8NCAA-12b-3b2056202497362114310323500000.361.449.5741.02311619234.397.213.376.45813.6814.961.094.7018.3626.03
1974USCPac8NCAA-12b-3b217027975108242159250291600000.387.445.6491.09418141308.375.262.384.4909.425.190.554.8718.6037.96
1974AshevilleSouAA-21531803059701135000000000.328.328.550.8789918180.284.222.222.3960.000.000.006.1116.3630.51
1975AshevilleSouAA-221063745194130644000000000.251.251.334.58512519374.239.083.083.2660.000.000.001.6062.3320.21
1975RochesterILAAA-221847281000000000000.170.170.191.3619147.170.021.021.1650.000.000.000.000.0012.50
1975Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         12442153102140644000000000.242.242.318.56013420421.231.076.076.2550.000.000.001.4370.1719.61
1976RochesterILAAA-23132524841762631178000000000.336.336.460.79624140524.322.124.124.3640.000.000.002.1047.6422.73
1976Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal442b231139040003001310100.103.143.103.2464042.108.000.026.1232.387.143.000.000.000.00
1977Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal442b24963043874151525102028221010.243.294.349.64310621329.254.106.174.2896.088.511.401.5260.8028.38
1978Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal252b-3b2513345957121230646042622033016.264.301.353.65416229491.265.089.137.2985.304.480.851.2276.5023.97
1979Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal252b2614247963123200961013636148215.257.305.355.66017029528.258.098.171.2966.826.821.001.7053.2223.58
1980Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal252b2715255771158320263324619366122.284.338.352.69019634618.288.068.153.3157.443.070.410.32278.5021.52
1981Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal442b2896369419727043800271833206.263.317.369.68613631404.266.106.179.3156.684.460.670.9992.2531.96
1982Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal442b29158558751562428570150341116115.280.337.373.71020834626.284.093.181.3217.995.430.681.2869.7521.79
1983Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal252b3014045949108190541114729275220.235.306.309.61514224520.240.074.176.2839.045.580.620.9691.8022.22
1984Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal252b3112739729101260224132423032115.254.296.335.63113328426.265.081.136.2865.635.400.960.47198.5027.72
1985Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal442b32852082542702140120715009.202.275.264.539559234.201.062.154.2528.552.990.350.85104.0021.43
MLB Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter114038294489841933433726132972191444347128.257.310.343.65313122394218.261.086.161.0007.045.190.741.0289.0524.29
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter309112516733747328157000000000.300.300.421.721474781125.282.121.122.0000.000.000.002.4940.1823.15
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter150571861842731178000000000.322.322.438.76025041571.309.116.116.0000.000.000.001.9351.9122.28
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter159554811532001779000000000.276.276.404.68022437554.253.128.128.0000.000.000.003.0732.5924.18
NCAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1264811241813042613560615100000.376.446.6171.06329760542.384.241.380.00011.259.410.844.8018.5033.15
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter114038294489841933433726132972191444347128.257.310.343.65313122394218.261.086.161.0007.045.190.741.0289.0524.29
Average MLB - Per 162 games16254464140270653124231265118.257.310.343.65318634599.261.086.161.0007.045.190.741.0289.0524.29
Average Minor - Per 162 games162590881772521582000000000.300.300.421.72124941590.282.121.122.0000.000.000.002.4940.1823.15

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1976Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal232B10--2222-744441.0004.40------1190.96.2
1977Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal242B83--179213755399392.9824.72------9686.551.6
1977Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal243B9--320-123231.0002.56------969.45.6
1977Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal24DH2---------------962.11.2
1978Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal252B87--193239160433432.9984.97------13365.454.0
1978Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal253B52--298269117111.9492.13------13339.132.3
1978Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal25DH1---------------1330.80.6
1979Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal262B103--2132601068483473.9794.59------14272.564.8
1979Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal263B44--219574123116.9432.64------14231.027.7
1980Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal272B137--3203686110694688.9915.02------15290.184.6
1980Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal273B35--1450256664.9701.83------15223.021.6
1981Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal282B94--201253571459454.9894.83------9697.989.5
1981Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal283B4---3--331.0000.75------964.23.8
1982Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal292B123--261268767536529.9874.30------15877.875.9
1982Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal293B61--288618115114.9911.87------15838.637.7
1983Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal302B131--273322778602595.9884.54------14093.680.9
1983Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal303B17--711111918.9471.06------14012.110.5
1984Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal312B123--2253251176561550.9804.47------12796.975.9
1984Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal313B3---4--441.0001.33------1272.41.9
1985Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal322B73--117181344301298.9904.08------8585.945.3
1985Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal323B17--7211-2928.9661.65------8520.010.6
1985Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal321B1--2---221.0002.00------851.20.6
MLB Totals for 2B - 10 season(s)-   2B964--200424515763645124455.9874.62------9640.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 9 season(s)-   3B242--1093721828499481.9641.99------2420.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 2 season(s)-   DH3---------------30.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--2---221.0002.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1976Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal23---10-------
1977Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal24---83-9----2
1978Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal25---87-52----1
1979Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal26---103-44-----
1980Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal27---137-35-----
1981Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal28---94-4-----
1982Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal29---123-61-----
1983Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal30---131-17-----
1984Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal31---123-3-----
1985Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal32--173-17-----

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1979Baltimore OriolesChamp. SeriesMLB26411020000000100000.182.182.182.3642011.200.000.0000.009.090.000.000.000.00
1979Baltimore OriolesWorld SeriesMLB26617251011000100000.294.294.529.8239217.267.235.2350.005.880.005.8817.0040.00
1983Baltimore OriolesChamp. SeriesMLB30414000001000000000.000.000.000.0000014.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1983Baltimore OriolesWorld SeriesMLB30519241003000300000.211.211.263.4745119.250.052.0530.0015.790.000.000.0025.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs825020001000100000.080.080.080.1602025.083.000.0000.004.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs1136492014000400000.250.250.389.63914336.258.139.1390.0011.110.002.7836.0033.33

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1987San Bernardino SpiritCalifA+Minor-34Manager1427072.4939.53 
1989Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAMinorcle36Hitting Coach1427864.5492.02Mike HargroveLost in Semi-Finals
1989Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle36Third Base Coach1627389.45116.06Doc Edwards,John Hart
1990Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle37Third Base Coach1627785.47511.04John McNamara
1992Kane County CougarsMidwAMinorbal39Hitting Coach1376176.44517.06Joel Youngblood
1993Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAMinorkca40Hitting Coach1447074.48615.03Jeff Cox
1997Kansas City RoyalsALMLBMLBkca44Third Base Coach1616794.41619.05Tony Muser,Bob Boone
1998Kansas City RoyalsALMLBMLBkca45Third Base Coach1617289.44716.53Tony Muser
1999Kansas City RoyalsALMLBMLBkca46Third Base Coach1616497.39832.55Tony Muser
2000Kansas City RoyalsALMLBMLBkca47Third Base Coach1627785.47518.04Tony Muser
2001Kansas City RoyalsALMLBMLBkca48Third Base Coach1626597.40126.05Tony Muser
2002Kansas City RoyalsALMLBMLBkca49Third Base Coach16262100.38332.54Tony Muser,Tony Pena,John Mizerock-
2003Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBMLBmil50Bench Coach1626894.42020.06Ned Yost-
2004Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBMLBmil51Bench Coach1616794.41637.56Ned Yost-
2005Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBMLBmil52Bench Coach1628181.50019.03Ned Yost-
2006Colorado RockiesNLMLBMLBcol53Roving Infield Coordinator1627686.46912.05Clint Hurdle
2007Colorado RockiesNLMLBMLBcol54Roving Infield Coordinator1639073.5520.52Clint HurdleLost World Series (Boston)
2008Colorado RockiesNLMLBMLBcol55Roving Infield Coordinator1627488.45710.03Clint Hurdle
2009Colorado RockiesNLMLBMLBcol56Third Base Coach1629270.5683.02Jim Tracy,Clint HurdleLost in NLDS (Philadelphia)
2010Colorado RockiesNLMLBMLBcol57Third base coach1628379.5129.04Jim Tracy
2011Colorado RockiesNLMLBMLBcol58Third Base Coach1627389.45121.04Jim Tracy
2012Colorado RockiesNLMLBMLBcol59Third Base Coach1626498.39530.05Jim Tracy
2013San Antonio MissionsTexAAMinorsdn60Manager1397861.5614.52 League Champions
2014San Antonio MissionsTexAAMinorsdn61Manager1406872.48612.53 
2015Houston AstrosALMLBMLBhou62First Base Coach1628676.5312.02A.J. HinchLost in 1st Round (Royals)
2016Houston AstrosALMLBMLBhou63First Base Coach1628478.51911.03A.J. Hinch
2017Houston AstrosALMLBMLBhou64First Base Coach16210161.623--1A.J. HinchWon World Series (Dodgers)
* 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

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2013Texas League Manager of the Year1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1985-11-12Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
* 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

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1985Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll32480,000-2261563++370,78060,000480,000
* 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