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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Richard Anthony Drago
Stat Years
1965-1981  [mlb] 1969-1981
Height/Weight
6-1 / 190
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (519)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
1945-06-25 in Toledo, Ohio   [75.153]
High School
Woodward (Toledo,OH)
Colleges
University of Detroit Mercy (Detroit, Michigan)
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Detroit Tigers in 1964
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Herman Kander
MLB Debut
1969-04-11 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.290)
Service Time
Organizations
KCA [5] BOS [5] CAL [2] BAL [1] SEA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 10895 ... retro id: dragd101 ... mlbam id: 113540
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1965Daytona BeachFSLA+----201---473.261400000080.0844229028640001.409.450.003.157.204.732.29.364
    1965Rocky MountCaroA+----201---173.481300000062.0663624030410001.559.580.004.355.955.231.37.125
    1965Minor Totals: byYearA+----202---5143.36270000270142.015078530581050001.469.510.003.686.654.941.81.263
    1966Rocky MountCaroA+----212---1591.7929000000186.014445370491510001.046.970.002.377.312.183.08.625
    1966Minor Totals: byYearA+----211---1591.79290000290186.014445370491510001.046.970.002.377.312.183.08.625
    1967MontgomerySouAA----223---15102.4128000000179.017165480541340001.268.600.002.726.743.272.48.600
    1967ToledoILAAA----223---003.0010000003.02110010000.676.000.000.003.003.000.00.000
    1967Minor Totals: byYearAAA/AA----222---15102.42290000290182.017366490541350001.258.550.002.676.683.262.50.600
    1968ToledoILAAA----234---1583.3627000000182.016377680431460001.138.060.002.137.223.813.40.652
    1968Minor Totals: byYearAAA----231---1583.36270000270182.016377680431460001.138.060.002.137.223.813.40.652
    1969Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca41245Log - Sp - Ext - Perf11133.77412610210151200.2190958419651080021.278.520.852.924.844.261.66.458
    1969MLB Totals: KCAbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf11133.78412610210151200.7190958419651080021.278.540.852.924.864.271.66.458
    1970Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca41256Log - Sp - Ext - Perf9153.75353471110240.023911010020721273171.308.960.752.704.764.131.76.375
    1970MLB Totals: KCAbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf9153.75353471110240.023911010020721273171.308.960.752.704.764.131.76.375
    1971Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca41267Log - Sp - Ext - Perf17112.983534154010241.1251848014461094091.239.360.521.724.063.132.37.607
    1971MLB Totals: KCAbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf17112.993534154010241.3251848014461094091.239.370.521.724.073.142.37.607
    1972Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca41278Log - Sp - Ext - Perf12173.013433112110239.1230888022511355061.178.650.831.925.083.312.65.414
    1972MLB Totals: KCAbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf12173.013433112110239.3230888022511355061.188.660.831.925.083.312.65.414
    1973Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca41289Log - Sp - Ext - Perf12144.233733101240212.22521161001676984271.5410.660.683.224.154.911.29.462
    1973MLB Totals: KCAbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf12144.243733101240212.72521161001676984271.5510.690.683.224.164.921.29.462
    1974Boston Red SoxALMLBbos412910Log - Sp - Ext - Perf7103.4833188010153175.216571681756905051.268.450.872.874.613.641.61.412
    1974MLB Totals: BOSbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf7103.4933188010153175.716571681756905051.268.480.872.884.623.651.61.412
    1975Boston Red SoxALMLBbos413011Log - Sp - Ext - Perf223.844020034381572.2693131531431001.388.550.623.845.333.841.39.500
    1975MLB Totals: BOSbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf223.864020034381572.7693131531431001.398.600.623.865.363.861.39.500
    1976California AngelsALMLBcal413112Log - Sp - Ext - Perf784.42430002743679.1804239731433051.409.080.793.524.884.761.39.467
    1976MLB Totals: CALbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf784.44430002743679.3804239731433051.409.100.803.534.894.781.39.467
    1977California AngelsALMLBcal413213Log - Sp - Ext - Perf013.0013000613221.0228733151001.199.431.291.296.433.435.00.000
    1977Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal373213Log - Sp - Ext - Perf633.63360002236339.2491916215200011.6111.120.453.404.544.311.33.667
    1977MLB Totals: CAL-BALbyYearMLB----322Log - Sp - Ext - Perf643.44490002849560.7712723518351011.4810.610.752.695.234.041.94.600
    1978Boston Red SoxALMLBbos413314Log - Sp - Ext - Perf443.03371002436777.1713026532422041.338.260.583.724.893.491.31.500
    1978MLB Totals: BOSbyYearMLB----331Log - Sp - Ext - Perf443.04371002436777.3713026532422041.348.290.583.744.903.501.31.500
    1979Boston Red SoxALMLBbos413415Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1063.035310037521389.0853330621674031.198.600.612.126.783.343.19.625
    1979MLB Totals: BOSbyYearMLB----341Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1063.035310037521389.0853330621674031.198.600.612.126.783.343.19.625
    1980Boston Red SoxALMLBbos413516Log - Sp - Ext - Perf774.144371018363132.212767611744630051.298.621.152.984.274.551.43.500
    1980MLB Totals: BOSbyYearMLB----351Log - Sp - Ext - Perf774.154371018363132.712767611744630051.298.651.163.004.294.561.43.500
    1981Seattle MarinersALMLBsea283617Log - Sp - Ext - Perf465.53390002439553.2713333415272001.6011.910.672.524.535.531.80.400
    1981MLB Totals: SEAbyYearMLB----361Log - Sp - Ext - Perf465.58390002439553.7713333415272001.6212.010.682.544.575.581.80.400
    MLB Totals (14 yrs)1081173.625191896210216330581,875.01901827755157558987343541.319.120.752.684.743.971.77.480
    American League Totals (14 yrs)1081173.625191896210216330581,875.01901827755157558987343541.319.120.752.684.743.971.77.480
    Minor League Totals50412.6911200001120692.063026620702045370001.218.190.002.656.983.462.63.549
    Minor: A+ Totals20232.47560000560328.02941239001072560001.228.070.002.947.023.382.39.465
    Minor: AA Totals15102.41280000280179.017165480541340001.268.600.002.726.743.272.48.600
    Minor: AAA Totals1583.36280000280185.016578690431470001.128.030.002.097.153.793.42.652
    Boston Red Sox Totals (5 yrs)30293.55206299012317741547.351723221650184305120171.288.500.823.035.023.821.66.508
    Kansas City Royals Totals (5 yrs)61703.521821605310142211,134.0116249344491310577163311.309.220.722.464.583.911.86.466
    California Angels Totals (2 yrs)794.145600033568100.310250461034584051.369.170.903.065.214.501.71.438
    Seattle Mariners Totals (1 yrs)465.58390002439553.7713333415272001.6212.010.682.544.575.581.80.400
    Baltimore Orioles Totals (1 yrs)633.67360002236339.7491916215200011.6311.250.463.444.594.361.33.667
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1969Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca4124pL-S-E-P141522310020032509000.058.109.077.1866441.077.019.1114.6939.068.330.00.0033.3
    1970Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca4125pL-S-E-P235762400010024409000.053.077.053.1308740.026.000.1252.3050.5722.000.00.000.0
    1971Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca4126pL-S-E-P3357731030040084407001.130.212.169.38192133.143.039.3038.7047.835.500.00.0030.0
    1972Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca4127pL-S-E-P435684400050083617000.059.169.059.2288440.118.000.1259.5242.864.500.00.000.0
    1980Boston Red SoxALMLBbos4135pL-S-E-P5431000000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (5 yrs)1892741121400120021149132001.077.145.091.236328254.091.014.1686.4045.437.100.00.0019.0
    American League Totals (5 yrs)1892741121400120021149132001.077.145.091.236328254.091.014.1686.4045.437.100.00.0019.0
    Kansas City Royals Totals (4 yrs)1462731121400120021149132001.077.146.092.238327254.092.015.1696.4245.577.100.00.0019.0
    Boston Red Sox Totals (1 yrs)431000000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1969Kansas City RoyalsALMLB24P410200.22532165857.9831.400.2825.3100.02
    1970Kansas City RoyalsALMLB25P350240.01033154443.9771.200.1821.6100.07
    1971Kansas City RoyalsALMLB26P350241.0742295149.9611.400.2021.7100.05
    1972Kansas City RoyalsALMLB27P340239.0428253432.9410.900.1322.197.16
    1973Kansas City RoyalsALMLB28P370212.21438335552.9451.400.2522.8100.04
    1974Boston Red SoxALMLB29P330175.23210124241.0000.700.1420.4100.05
    1975Boston Red SoxALMLB30P40072.23120015151.0000.400.2125.0100.02
    1976California AngelsALMLB31P43079.1341087.8750.200.0926.5100.01
    1977Baltimore OriolesALMLB32P36039.2071087.8750.200.1822.4100.05
    1977California AngelsALMLB32P13021.00200221.0000.200.108.0100.010
    1978Boston Red SoxALMLB33P37077.1210101312.9230.300.1622.7100.02
    1979Boston Red SoxALMLB34P53089.0511121716.9410.300.1833.1100.01
    1980Boston Red SoxALMLB35P430132.26170123231.0000.500.1726.9100.03
    1981Seattle MarinersALMLB36P39053.21110112121.0000.300.2335.8100.03
    MLB Totals - (P)51901,87183268133311.0000.000.00---------
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1969MLB41----------
    1970MLB35----------
    1971MLB35----------
    1972MLB34----------
    1973MLB37----------
    1974MLB33----------
    1975MLB40----------
    1976MLB43----------
    1977MLB49----------
    1978MLB37----------
    1979MLB53----------
    1980MLB43----------
    1981MLB39----------
    Totals519----------