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Ray FontenotTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1979-1987 MLB Years: 1983-1986
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PositionsP-252Position when DraftedPpPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameSilton Ray Fontenot
Height6-0Weight175BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateAugust 8,1957 [61.010]PlaceLake Charles,Louisiana
High SchoolLaGrange (Lake Charles,LA)
CollegeMcNeese State University (Lake Charles,LA)

DraftedSelected by the Texas Rangers [Team Picks] in the 34th round (815th overall) of the 1979 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutJune 30,1983 [25.326]
OrganizationsNYA [5] CHN [2] HOU [1] MIN [1] TEX [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID11491Retrosheet IDfontr001MLBAM ID114290
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts51Walks63Hittable53SO/BB57vsPower53Hitting.613Durability60Team.536Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1979Gulf Coast RangersGCLRktex-S/R21314.06853000031.0282014112423001.298.130.293.4812.193.50.750-
1980Greensboro HornetsSALAnya-S/R22223.671165210149.0412720419501001.227.530.733.499.182.63.500-
1981Greensboro HornetsSALAnya-ST23422.75990300059.05322187236210001.298.081.073.519.462.70.667-
1981Fort Lauderdale YankeesFSLA+nya-ST23145.60880000045.0503428231379001.8010.000.406.207.401.19.200-
1981Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST0563.98171703000104.010356469549919001.518.910.784.678.571.83.4553.38
1982Fort Lauderdale YankeesFSLA+nya-S/R24652.9212102412074.0572924231726001.196.930.243.778.762.32.545-
1982Nashville SoundsSouAAnya-ST24562.1714140410091.0853422617691001.128.380.591.686.804.06.455-
1982Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST011112.50262428220165.014263468481417001.157.730.442.617.682.94.5002.51
1983Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-Rel25322.83260260018835.0251611117362001.206.430.264.379.262.12.600-
1983New York YankeesALMLBnya47,57ST25823.3315150310097.01014136325270011.299.340.282.312.501.08.8003.40
1984New York YankeesALMLBnya47S/R26893.613524110010169.01897768858854231.4610.050.433.084.521.47.4713.46
1985Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31S/R276104.363823150050154.217786752345703201.4410.301.342.624.071.56.3754.58
1986Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-ST28101.80220000015.010331890001.206.000.604.805.401.131.000-
1986Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31Rel28353.86420420011256.0573024521244101.399.160.803.383.861.14.3754.20
1986Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin37Rel28009.9215015007016.027191834102001.9014.881.652.205.512.50-4.67
1987Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-S/R29136.751789002152.0675039422246001.7111.600.693.814.151.09.250-
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter25264.03145628331242492.25512532214215321613541.4310.050.772.793.941.41.4901.19
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter26253.5710762451332210451.04162351792818040138001.328.300.563.598.002.23.510-
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter554.6845103500209102.01026953647698001.469.000.534.156.091.47.500-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter562.1714140410091.0853422617691001.128.380.591.686.804.06.455-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter793.93201824120119.0107635246210915001.428.090.304.698.241.76.438-
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter643.17201555101108.0944938114211211001.267.830.923.509.332.67.600-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter314.06853000031.0282014112423001.298.130.293.4812.193.50.750-
Chicago Cubs Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter9154.2380235700162210.2234116992866947301.4210.001.202.824.021.42.375-
New York Yankees Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter16113.515039113110266.229011810411831124241.409.790.372.803.781.35.593-
Minnesota Twins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter009.9215015007016.027191834102001.9014.881.652.205.512.50--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings11124.0365283710111220.0246113981968966221.4310.050.772.793.941.41.4781.19
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings13123.5752302261115220.020311587148819519001.328.300.563.598.002.23.520-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1985Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31p2738412200000001804001.049.049.049.0982045.087.000.000.0440.0040.000.000.000.000.00
1986Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-p2823000000000200000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
1986Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31p28426110000000500000.167.167.167.3341061.000.000.000.1500.0083.330.000.000.000.00
1986Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin37p28151000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1986Totals for MLB-MLB         577110000000600000.143.143.143.2861071.000.000.000.1290.0085.710.000.000.000.00
1987Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-p29173110000001000000.333.500.333.833104.333.000.333.40025.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter95483300000002404001.063.063.063.1263052.125.000.000.0000.0046.150.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter196110000001200000.167.286.167.453107.250.000.167.00014.2928.572.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter196110000001200000.167.286.167.453107.250.000.167.00014.2928.572.000.000.000.00
Chicago Cubs Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter80473300000002304001.064.064.064.1283051.125.000.000.0000.0045.100.000.000.000.00
Minnesota Twins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter151000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162825500000004107002.063.063.063.1265089.125.000.000.0000.0046.150.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games162519900000091700000.167.286.167.4539060.250.000.167.00014.2928.572.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1979Gulf Coast Rangers GCLRktex21P8--132-64.6670.50------8100.014.8
1980Greensboro Hornets SALAnya22P11--39311512.8001.09------11100.07.9
1981Greensboro Hornets SALAnya23P9--316-119191.0002.11------9100.06.4
1981Fort Lauderdale Yankees FSLA+nya23P8---71-87.8750.88------8100.06.0
1982Fort Lauderdale Yankees FSLA+nya24P12--48-112121.0001.00------12100.09.1
1982Nashville Sounds SouAAnya24P14--1151-1716.9411.14------14100.09.7
1983Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya25P26---41154.8000.15------26100.018.6
1983New York YankeesALMLBnya25P15-97319112322.9571.470.23-----15100.09.3
1984New York YankeesALMLBnya26P35-169628313734.9190.970.20-----35100.021.6
1985Chicago CubsNLMLBchn27P38-154635134241.9761.080.27-----38100.023.6
1986Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn28P2---1--111.0000.50------2100.01.4
1986Chicago CubsNLMLBchn28P42-562105-1712.7060.290.21-----42100.026.3
1986Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin28P15-1623--551.0000.330.31-----15100.09.3
1987Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou29P17--37--10101.0000.59------17100.012.0
MLB Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P145-4921995105124114.9190.790.23-----1450.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P45--312111615.9380.33------450.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P14--1151-1716.9411.14------140.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P20--415112019.9500.95------200.00.0
A Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P20--625323431.9121.55------200.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P8--132-64.6670.50------80.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1979Gulf Coast Rangers GCLRktex218----------
1980Greensboro Hornets SALAnya2211----------
1981Greensboro Hornets SALAnya239----------
1981Fort Lauderdale Yankees FSLA+nya238----------
1982Fort Lauderdale Yankees FSLA+nya2412----------
1982Nashville Sounds SouAAnya2414----------
1983Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya2526----------
1983New York YankeesALMLBnya2515----------
1984New York YankeesALMLBnya2635----------
1985Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2738----------
1986Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn282----------
1986Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2842----------
1986Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin2815----------
1987Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou2917----------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1987-03-25ContractSigned as Free Agent by Astros. 
1987-03-18Released by Giants. 
1987-02-19ContractSigned as Free Agent by Giants. 
1986-12-19Released by Twins. 
1986-08-13TradeTraded by Cubs with Julius McDougal and George Frazier to Twins for Dewayne Coleman and Ron Davis. 
1984-12-04TradeTraded by Yankees with Brian Dayett to Cubs for Ron Hassey, Henry Cotto, Rich Bordi and Porfi Altamirano. 
1979-10-08TradeTraded by Rangers with Gene Nelson, Amos Lewis and Oscar Gamble to Yankees for Mark Softy, Neal Mersch, Bob Polinsky and Mickey Rivers. 
* 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
1985Chicago CubsTeam Payroll27200,000-4022334370,78060,000200,000
1986Chicago CubsTeam Payroll28240,000-3802346386,34760,000440,000
1986Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll28240,000-3801546386,34760,000440,000
* 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