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Ruben GomezTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1953-1967 MLB Years: 1953-1967
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World Series Champion

PositionsP-289, OF-2Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRuben Gomez Colon
Height6-0Weight175BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJuly 13,1927PlaceArroyo,Puerto Rico
Death DateJuly 26,2004 [77.013]
MLB DebutApril 17,1953 [25.279]
OrganizationsNY1 [5] PHI [3] CLE [1] MIN [1] SFN [1] Awards0Awards Voting1-2
TBC Player ID11980Retrosheet IDgomer101MLBAM ID114916
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Player Notes:   Opening Day Starter for the San Francisco Giants in 1958
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts38Walks55Hittable45SO/BB49vsPower45Hitting62Durability73Team.488Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1953New York GiantsNLMLBny128ST2513113.402926313300204.01668977171011133001.317.320.754.464.991.12.5424.05
1954New York GiantsNLMLBny128ST261792.883732510410221.22028571201091065101.408.200.814.434.300.97.6544.09
1955New York GiantsNLMLBny128ST279104.56333129311185.0207103942063792001.4610.050.973.063.841.25.4743.94
1956New York GiantsNLMLBny128,31ST287174.58403194240196.01911081001977761001.378.760.873.533.480.99.2924.03
1957New York GiantsNLMLBny128ST2915133.783836216100238.02331101002871922001.288.801.062.683.471.30.5364.10
1958San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn28ST3010124.384230128161207.220410710121771123001.358.840.913.344.851.45.4553.82
1959Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi40,22S/R31386.1020128216172.09055491224373101.5811.201.492.994.601.54.2734.67
1960Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi22Rel32035.3322121006152.068373179242001.4711.691.201.554.132.67.0003.86
1962Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29S/R34124.3715411003145.0502322525212101.659.930.994.964.170.84.3334.78
1962Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin27,33S/R34114.66624101019.017111031180001.457.911.405.123.720.73.5005.51
1967Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi22Rel39003.97707006011.08652791001.326.351.595.567.151.29-5.10
MLB Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter76864.092892058463153451451.0143673466015457467724301.388.890.953.554.191.18.4691.63
New York Giants Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter61603.80177156215213611044.299949544210442146613101.368.600.903.624.011.11.504-
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter3115.6349133621182135.116698852140706101.5110.991.392.654.631.75.214-
San Francisco Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter10124.384230128161207.220410710121771123001.358.840.913.344.851.45.455-
Cleveland Indians Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter124.3715411003145.0502322525212101.659.930.994.964.170.84.333-
Minnesota Twins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter114.66624101019.017111031180001.457.911.405.123.720.73.500-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings11134.0944311310251220.021711110023871024001.388.890.953.554.191.18.4581.63

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1953New York GiantsNLMLBny128p25617215151004001806002.208.219.222.44116179.234.014.028.2041.2710.138.000.000.006.67
1954New York GiantsNLMLBny128p26498111141026020814002.173.183.259.44221386.169.086.062.2010.009.300.002.3340.5021.43
1955New York GiantsNLMLBny128p2742609182102001504000.300.311.367.67822365.327.067.083.3051.547.695.000.000.0016.67
1956New York GiantsNLMLBny128,31p2852609111001102501001.183.210.200.41012163.200.017.067.1903.177.942.500.000.009.09
1957New York GiantsNLMLBny128p29548761620120061604004.184.237.241.47821397.214.057.126.2226.1916.492.671.0387.0018.75
1958San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn28p30487081440061011004002.200.211.257.46818475.233.057.086.2091.3313.3310.000.000.0028.57
1959Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi40,22p312417030001001503000.176.222.176.3983021.250.000.059.1904.7623.815.000.000.000.00
1960Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi22p322212010000001301000.083.154.083.2371014.111.000.083.1247.1421.433.000.000.000.00
1962Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29p341613030000000000000.231.231.231.4623013.231.000.000.2090.000.000.000.000.000.00
1962Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin27,33p3465000000001100000.000.167.000.167006.000.000.200.11816.6716.671.000.000.000.00
1962Totals for AL-AL         2218030000001100000.167.211.167.3783019.176.000.056.1805.265.261.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter37447758951113222214611270011.199.224.245.46911715519.223.046.075.0002.7011.754.360.58159.0015.79
New York Giants Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter258360507471315121042119009.206.229.256.4859211390.225.050.075.0002.5610.774.200.77120.0014.86
San Francisco Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter487081440061011004002.200.211.257.46818475.233.057.086.0001.3313.3310.000.000.0028.57
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter4629040001002804000.138.194.138.3324035.190.000.069.0005.7122.864.000.000.000.00
Cleveland Indians Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1613030000000000000.231.231.231.4623013.231.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Minnesota Twins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter65000000001100000.000.167.000.167006.000.000.200.00016.6716.671.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16220725415011011626012005.199.224.245.469516225.223.046.075.0002.7011.754.360.58159.0015.79

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1953New York GiantsNLMLBny125P29-2042039316259.9522.030.29-----6147.518.8
1954New York GiantsNLMLBny126P37-2211347436460.9381.620.27-----4975.524.0
1955New York GiantsNLMLBny127P33-1852239246361.9681.850.33-----4278.621.4
1956New York GiantsNLMLBny128P40-1961940146059.9831.480.30-----5276.926.0
1956New York GiantsNLMLBny128OF1---------------521.90.6
1957New York GiantsNLMLBny129P38-2381451236765.9701.710.27-----5470.424.7
1957New York GiantsNLMLBny129OF1---------------541.90.6
1958San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn30P42-2072139236260.9681.430.29-----4887.527.3
1959Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi31P20-72718232725.9261.250.35-----2483.313.0
1960Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32P22-52562-1311.8460.500.21-----22100.014.3
1962Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle34P15-45310121413.9290.870.29-----1693.89.3
1962Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin34P6-1923--551.0000.830.26-----6100.03.7
1967Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi39P7-1115-1661.0000.860.55-----7100.04.3
MLB Totals for P - 10 season(s)-   P289-14501272971924443424.9571.470.29-----2890.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF2---------------20.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1953New York GiantsNLMLBny12529----------
1954New York GiantsNLMLBny12637----------
1955New York GiantsNLMLBny12733----------
1956New York GiantsNLMLBny12840--------1-
1957New York GiantsNLMLBny12938--------1-
1958San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn3042----------
1959Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi3120----------
1960Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi3222----------
1962Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle3415----------
1962Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin346----------
1967Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi397----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1954New York GiantsWorld SeriesMLB26102.451007.1423200.994.910.003.682.450.670.001.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs102.4510100007.3402032000.954.910.003.682.450.670.001.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1954New York GiantsWorld SeriesMLB2614000000000200000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs14000000000200000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1963-03-01ContractSigned as Free Agent by Indians. 
1963-01-21Released by Twins. 
1962-08-20TradeTraded by Indians to Twins for Georges Maranda, Jackie Collum and Cash. 
1958-12-03TradeTraded by Giants with Valmy Thomas to Phillies for Jack Sanford. 
1953-01-30ContractSigned as Free Agent by Giants. 
1951-12-03Selected by Yankees from St Jean (Provincial) in the minor league draft. 
1950-12-04Selected by Senators from St Jean (Provincial) in the minor league draft. 
1949-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Giants. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2019 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.