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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Richard Frank Gardner
Stat Years
1963-1973  [mlb] 1965-1973
Height/Weight
6-1 / 176
Bats/Throws
Right / Left
Positions
P (109)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
Death
High School
Binghamton (Binghamton,NY)
Colleges
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the in 1963
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1965-09-01 - Boxscore  (Age: 20.256)
Service Time
Organizations
NYA [3] OAK [2] NYN [2] CHN [1] CLE [1] MIL [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 11748 ... retro id: gardr101 ... mlbam id: 114613
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1963OrlandoFSLA+----181---16112.2233000000235.019985580662130001.137.620.002.538.163.263.23.593
    1963WilsonCaroA+----181---1012.0020000006.08880670002.3312.000.009.0010.5012.001.171.000
    1963Minor Totals: byYearA+----182---17112.46350000350241.020793660722200001.167.730.002.698.223.473.06.607
    1964AuburnNYPLA-----192---914.211500000092.0874743045910001.438.510.004.408.904.602.02.900
    1964SalinasCalifA+----192---134.501100000042.0362421022430001.387.710.004.719.215.141.95.250
    1964WilliamsportEastAA----192---0118.0010000002.06540200004.0027.000.009.000.0022.500.00.000
    1964BuffaloILAAA----192---116.60300000015.018111109110001.8010.800.005.406.606.601.22.500
    1964Minor Totals: byYearAA/AAA/A+/A-----194---1164.71300000300151.014787790781450001.498.760.004.658.645.191.86.647
    1965WilliamsportEastAA----203---532.532600000057.0522516032500001.478.210.005.057.893.951.56.625
    1965BuffaloILAAA----203---411.701000000069.055113021560001.107.170.002.747.300.132.67.800
    1965New York MetsNLMLBnyn29203Log - Sp - Ext - Perf023.21540001028.023131047190001.077.391.292.256.114.182.71.000
    1965Minor Totals: byYearAAA/AA----202---942.07360000360126.010726290531060001.277.640.003.797.571.862.00.692
    1965MLB Totals: NYNbyYearMLB----201Log - Sp - Ext - Perf023.21540001028.023131047190001.077.391.292.256.114.182.71.000
    1966New York MetsNLMLBnyn29214Log - Sp - Ext - Perf485.124117305241133.214782761564748031.589.901.014.314.985.521.16.333
    1966MLB Totals: NYNbyYearMLB----211Log - Sp - Ext - Perf485.144117305241133.714782761564748031.589.931.014.325.005.541.16.333
    1967PhoenixPCLAAA----225---412.81700000048.0351815013310001.006.560.002.445.813.382.38.800
    1967JacksonvilleILAAA----225---006.0020000006.03440520001.334.500.007.503.006.000.40.000
    1967Chicago CubsNLMLBchn41225Log - Sp - Ext - Perf023.9818500313031.233141426160001.239.380.571.714.553.982.67.000
    1967Minor Totals: byYearAAA----222---413.17900009054.0382219018330001.046.330.003.005.503.671.83.800
    1967MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----221Log - Sp - Ext - Perf024.0418500313031.733141426160001.259.520.581.734.624.042.67.000
    1968PortlandPCLAAA----236---964.3227000000125.01336260028830001.299.580.002.025.984.462.96.600
    1968Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle38236Log - Sp - Ext - Perf006.7550000502.25320260002.6216.870.006.7520.2510.123.00.000
    1968Minor Totals: byYearAAA----231---964.32270000270125.01336260028830001.299.580.002.025.984.462.96.600
    1968MLB Totals: CLEbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf008.1850000502.75320260003.1820.450.008.1824.5512.273.00.000
    1969SyracuseILAAA----247---643.642400000084.0814134020530001.208.680.002.145.684.392.65.600
    1969PortlandPCLAAA----247---064.111600000046.0563121022260001.7010.960.004.305.096.071.18.000
    1969Minor Totals: byYearAAA----242---6103.81400000400130.01377255042790001.389.480.002.915.474.981.88.375
    1970SyracuseILAAA----258---1652.5330000000192.016259540531260001.127.590.002.485.912.772.38.762
    1970New York YankeesALMLBnya43258Log - Sp - Ext - Perf104.9111000007.18442460001.649.822.454.917.364.911.501.000
    1970Minor Totals: byYearAAA----251---1652.53300000300192.016259540531260001.127.590.002.485.912.772.38.762
    1970MLB Totals: NYAbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf105.0711000007.38442460001.6910.142.545.077.615.071.501.000
    1971SyracuseILAAA----269---953.7323000000140.013368580451050001.278.550.002.896.754.372.33.643
    1971Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak56269Log - Sp - Ext - Perf002.3541001307.28221350001.439.391.173.525.872.351.67.000
    1971New York YankeesALMLBnya39,43269Log - Sp - Ext - Perf003.0020001203.03110220001.679.000.006.006.003.001.00.000
    1971Minor Totals: byYearAAA----261---953.73230000230140.013368580451050001.278.550.002.896.754.372.33.643
    1971MLB Totals: OAK-NYAbyYearMLB----262Log - Sp - Ext - Perf002.65610025010.711331570001.579.710.884.416.182.651.40.000
    1972SyracuseILAAA----2710---633.111100000055.0572219013380001.279.330.002.136.223.602.92.667
    1972New York YankeesALMLBnya432710Log - Sp - Ext - Perf853.0620141036097.0914333928585001.238.440.842.605.383.992.07.615
    1972Minor Totals: byYearAAA----271---633.1111000011055.0572219013380001.279.330.002.136.223.602.92.667
    1972MLB Totals: NYAbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf853.0620141036097.0914333928585001.238.440.842.605.383.992.07.615
    1973Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak222811Log - Sp - Ext - Perf004.9130000307.110442420001.9112.272.454.912.454.910.50.000
    1973Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil332811Log - Sp - Ext - Perf119.9510000410112.217141401350012.3712.080.009.243.559.950.38.500
    1973MLB Totals: OAK-MILbyYearMLB----282Log - Sp - Ext - Perf118.1013000413120.027181821770012.2012.150.907.653.158.100.41.500
    MLB Totals (10 yrs)14184.35109424017672331.03451801603513319313041.449.380.953.625.254.891.45.438
    National League Totals (3 yrs)4124.666426308381193.320310910021771098031.459.460.983.595.085.081.42.250
    American League Totals (7 yrs)1063.944516109291137.714271601456845011.449.310.923.675.514.661.50.625
    Minor League Totals87513.25241000024101,214.0112151143904029350001.258.310.002.986.933.792.33.630
    Minor: A- Totals914.2115000015092.0874743045910001.438.510.004.408.904.602.02.900
    Minor: A+ Totals18142.77460000460283.0243117870942630001.197.730.002.998.363.722.80.563
    Minor: AA Totals543.0527000027059.0583020034500001.568.850.005.197.634.581.47.556
    Minor: AAA Totals55323.3315300001530780.073331728902295310001.238.460.002.646.133.662.32.632
    New York Mets Totals (2 yrs)4104.804621305251161.717095861971938031.509.491.063.965.195.301.31.286
    New York Yankees Totals (3 yrs)953.19231510480107.310248381134665001.278.570.922.865.554.031.94.643
    Chicago Cubs Totals (1 yrs)024.0418500313031.733141426160001.259.520.581.734.624.042.67.000
    Milwaukee Brewers Totals (1 yrs)1110.3310000410112.717141401350012.4612.540.009.593.6910.330.38.500
    Oakland Athletics Totals (2 yrs)003.60710016015.018663770001.6710.801.804.204.203.601.00.000
    Cleveland Indians Totals (1 yrs)008.1850000502.75320260003.1820.450.008.1824.5512.273.00.000
    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%
    1965New York MetsNLMLBnyn2920pL-S-E-P157000000000401000.000.000.000.000800.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    1966New York MetsNLMLBnyn2921pL-S-E-P243411710010001201000.171.171.195.3664281.024.024.2410.0028.570.000.00.0014.3
    1967Chicago CubsNLMLBchn4122pL-S-E-P3186100000001400000.000.143.000.143700.167.000.00014.2957.144.000.00.000.0
    1970New York YankeesALMLBnya4325pL-S-E-P413011000000100000.333.333.6671.000321.333.334.5000.0033.330.000.00.00100.0
    1971Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak5626pL-S-E-P542010000000000000.500.500.5001.000210.000.000.5000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1972New York YankeesALMLBnya4327pL-S-E-P620280300010001605000.107.107.107.2143330.000.000.2500.0048.480.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (6 yrs)918721220020013707000.138.148.161.30995142.034.023.2401.0538.9537.000.00.0016.7
    National League Totals (3 yrs)66542710010012002000.130.145.148.2935781.037.018.2061.7535.0920.000.00.0014.3
    American League Totals (3 yrs)25330510010001705000.152.152.182.3343861.030.030.3130.0044.740.000.00.0020.0
    New York Mets Totals (2 yrs)48481710010001602000.146.146.167.3135081.021.021.2190.0032.000.000.00.0014.3
    New York Yankees Totals (2 yrs)21310410010001705000.129.129.161.2903651.032.032.2860.0047.220.000.00.0025.0
    Chicago Cubs Totals (1 yrs)186100000001400000.000.143.000.143700.167.000.00014.2957.144.000.00.000.0
    Oakland Athletics Totals (1 yrs)42010000000000000.500.500.5001.000210.000.000.5000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    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
    1965New York MetsNLMLB20P5028.02501771.0001.400.253.1100.018
    1966New York MetsNLMLB21P410133.2424112928.9660.700.2125.595.32
    1967Chicago CubsNLMLB22P18031.21600771.0000.400.2211.2100.010
    1968Cleveland IndiansALMLB23P502.2000000.0000.000.003.1100.012
    1970New York YankeesALMLB25P107.10100111.0001.000.140.6100.016
    1971Oakland AthleticsALMLB26P407.21200331.0000.800.422.5100.013
    1971New York YankeesALMLB26P203.0000000.0000.000.001.2100.014
    1972New York YankeesALMLB27P20097.02130115151.0000.800.1512.9100.08
    1973Milwaukee BrewersALMLB28P10012.21301441.0000.400.336.2100.012
    1973Oakland AthleticsALMLB28P307.1000000.0000.000.001.9100.011
    MLB Totals - (P)10903281154146665.9850.600.200.00.00
    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
    1965MLB5----------
    1966MLB41----------
    1967MLB18----------
    1968MLB5----------
    1970MLB1----------
    1971MLB6----------
    1972MLB20----------
    1973MLB13----------
    Totals109----------