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Bobby GrichTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1967-1986 MLB Years: 1970-1986
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Drafted
1st Round Draft Pick

Positions2B-1813, SS-237, 1B-88, 3B-57, DH-9Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRobert Anthony Grich
Height6-2Weight190BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJanuary 15,1949 [69.213]PlaceMuskegon,Michigan
High SchoolWilson (Long Beach,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Baltimore Orioles [Team Picks] in the 1st round (19th overall) of the 1967 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsAl Kubski
MLB DebutJune 29,1970 [21.165]
OrganizationsBAL [10] CAL [10] Awards6Awards Voting5-151
TBC Player ID12160Retrosheet IDgricb001MLBAM ID115130
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Player Notes:   Inducted into Baltimore Orioles Hall of Fame in 1998 ... Inducted into the International League Hall of Fame in 2010
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed61Power75Contact41XBH65RBIs63Runs57Hitting67Durability58Team.551Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1967BluefieldAppRk-18582134354104326000000000.254.254.380.6348117213.243.126.127.2820.000.000.001.4171.0031.48
1968StocktonCalifA+-191134266397182844000000000.228.228.336.56414328426.213.108.108.2560.000.000.001.8853.2528.87
1969Dallas-Fort WorthTexAA-2012141360128168250000000000.310.310.402.71216626413.307.092.092.3200.000.000.000.48206.5020.31
1970RochesterILAAA-21632356790113942000000000.383.383.570.95313423235.358.187.187.4220.000.000.003.8326.1125.56
1970Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal16ss213095112013081192100002.211.279.284.563274104.270.073.168.2618.6520.192.330.000.0020.00
1971RochesterILAAA-221304731241592693283000000000.336.336.632.96829967473.288.296.296.4330.000.000.006.7714.7842.14
1971Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal16ss22730790016105800000.300.400.400.80012135.381.100.300.37214.2922.861.602.8630.0011.11
1972Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal3,16ss-ss23133460661282131250136539673538.278.358.415.77319136528.325.137.267.35310.0418.181.812.2738.3328.13
1973Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal32b241625818214629712501791079173237.251.373.387.76022548700.279.136.334.35215.2913.000.851.7148.4232.88
1974Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal32b251605829215329619821711901172078615.263.376.431.80725154707.295.168.333.37012.7316.551.302.6930.6335.29
1975Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal32b2615052481136264135714101078889749.260.389.399.78820943655.286.139.351.36616.3413.440.821.9840.3131.62
1976Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal32b27144518931383141354146869937118.266.373.417.79021648615.307.151.332.36913.9816.101.152.1139.8534.78
1977California AngelsALMLBcal4ss285218124446072366374013345.243.369.392.7617113225.270.149.354.34116.4417.781.083.1125.8629.55
1978California AngelsALMLBcal42b2914448768122162642437583719316.251.357.329.68616024591.289.078.234.32312.6914.041.111.0281.1719.67
1979California AngelsALMLBcal42b30153534781573053010110598421221014.294.365.537.90228765609.301.243.356.3919.6913.791.424.9317.8041.40
1980California AngelsALMLBcal42b311504986013522214623784108455216.271.377.408.78520338596.318.137.297.35814.0918.121.292.3535.5728.15
1981California AngelsALMLBcal42b3210035256107142226124407145345.304.378.543.92119138404.324.239.347.4119.9017.571.785.4516.0035.51
1982California AngelsALMLBcal42b331455067413228519653382109863313.261.371.449.82022752605.297.188.350.36713.5518.021.333.1426.6339.39
1983California AngelsALMLBcal42b34120387651131701662247662743211.292.414.460.87417833477.311.168.359.39515.9313.000.823.3524.1929.20
1984California AngelsALMLBcal42b3511636360931511858255770264311.256.357.452.80916434432.269.196.344.36113.1916.201.234.1720.1736.56
1985California AngelsALMLBcal42b36144479741161731353358177380318.242.355.372.72717833571.265.130.294.33214.1913.490.952.2836.8528.45
1986California AngelsALMLBcal42b37983134284180930133954310119.268.354.412.76612927366.299.144.262.34510.6614.751.382.4634.7832.14
MLB Totals - 17 Season(s)Filter2008689010331833320472248641048310871278861075050157.266.371.424.79529195918220.296.158.318.00013.2215.551.182.7330.7632.24
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter4851760357528812654245000000000.300.300.468.7688231611760.278.168.168.0000.000.000.003.0732.5930.49
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter193708191249371241125000000000.352.352.612.96443390708.312.260.260.0000.000.000.005.7917.2736.14
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter12141360128168250000000000.310.310.402.71216626413.307.092.092.0000.000.000.000.48206.5020.31
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1134266397182844000000000.228.228.336.56414328426.213.108.108.0000.000.000.001.8853.2528.87
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter582134354104326000000000.254.254.380.6348117213.243.126.127.0000.000.000.001.4171.0031.48
California Angels Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter12224100601110318320154557274063075841782733108.269.370.436.80617883574876.295.167.318.00012.9215.551.203.1626.6232.37
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter7862790432730137277030777434575204529231749.262.372.405.77711312343344.297.143.320.00013.6715.551.142.0939.8632.05
Average MLB - Per 162 games1625568314826418708788103794413.266.371.424.79523548663.296.158.318.00013.2215.551.182.7330.7632.24
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625881191762791882000000000.300.300.468.76827554588.278.168.168.0000.000.000.003.0732.5930.49

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1970Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal21SS20--2847748275.9153.75------3066.712.3
1970Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal212B9--2831-559591.0006.56------3030.05.6
1970Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal213B1---1--111.0001.00------303.30.6
1971Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal22SS5--624-230301.0006.00------771.43.2
1971Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal222B2--57-212121.0006.00------728.61.3
1972Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal23SS81--1062151746338321.9503.96------13360.952.6
1972Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal23SS78-6031062151746338321.9504.120.53-----13358.650.6
1972Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal232B48-37695113327211208.9864.330.55-----13336.131.2
1972Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal232B45--95113327211208.9864.62------13333.829.2
1972Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal231B17-99979-81061061.0006.241.07-----13312.811.0
1972Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal231B16--979-81061061.0006.63------13312.010.4
1972Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal233B8-2011--221.0000.250.10-----1336.05.2
1972Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal233B8--11--221.0000.25------1336.05.2
1973Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal242B162-14174315095130945940.9955.800.66-----162100.0100.0
1974Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal252B160--48445320132957937.9795.86------160100.098.8
1975Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal262B150--42348421122928907.9776.05------150100.094.3
1976Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal272B140--3894001291801789.9855.64------14497.286.4
1976Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal27DH2---------------1441.41.2
1976Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal273B2---------------1441.41.2
1977California AngelsALMLBcal28SS52--88141423233229.9834.40------52100.032.1
1978California AngelsALMLBcal292B144--3254191377757744.9835.17------144100.088.9
1979California AngelsALMLBcal302B153--34043813111791778.9845.08------153100.094.4
1980California AngelsALMLBcal312B146--3264639101798789.9895.40------15097.391.3
1980California AngelsALMLBcal311B3--271-328281.0009.33------1502.01.9
1981California AngelsALMLBcal322B100--2303491085589579.9835.79------100100.090.9
1982California AngelsALMLBcal332B142--33845011112799788.9865.55------14597.987.7
1982California AngelsALMLBcal33DH1---------------1450.70.6
1983California AngelsALMLBcal342B118--2704152294707685.9695.81------12098.372.8
1983California AngelsALMLBcal34SS1--1---111.0001.00------1200.80.6
1984California AngelsALMLBcal352B91--182249865439431.9824.74------11678.456.2
1984California AngelsALMLBcal351B25--12010318133130.9775.20------11621.615.4
1984California AngelsALMLBcal353B21--923113332.9701.52------11618.113.0
1985California AngelsALMLBcal362B116--224380299606604.9975.21------14480.671.6
1985California AngelsALMLBcal361B16--989-141071071.0006.69------14411.19.9
1985California AngelsALMLBcal363B15--919122928.9661.87------14410.49.3
1985California AngelsALMLBcal36DH6---------------1444.23.7
1986California AngelsALMLBcal372B87--127221749355348.9804.00------9888.853.7
1986California AngelsALMLBcal371B11--758-583831.0007.55------9811.26.8
1986California AngelsALMLBcal373B2---2--221.0001.00------982.01.2
MLB Totals for 2B - 16 season(s)-   2B1813-179343125494159132999659806.9845.415.47-----18130.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 5 season(s)-   SS237-603335642451211022977.9564.121.62-----2370.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 5 season(s)-   1B88-9951446356563560.9956.365.66-----880.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 6 season(s)-   3B57-202047236967.9711.183.35-----570.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 3 season(s)-   DH9---------------90.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1970Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal21---9201-----
1971Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal22---25------
1972Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal23--339315916-----
1973Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal24---162-------
1974Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal25---160-------
1975Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal26---150-------
1976Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal27---140-2----2
1977California AngelsALMLBcal28----52------
1978California AngelsALMLBcal29---144-------
1979California AngelsALMLBcal30---153-------
1980California AngelsALMLBcal31--3146-------
1981California AngelsALMLBcal32---100-------
1982California AngelsALMLBcal33---142------1
1983California AngelsALMLBcal34---1181------
1984California AngelsALMLBcal35--2591-21-----
1985California AngelsALMLBcal36--16116-15----6
1986California AngelsALMLBcal37--1187-2-----

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1973Baltimore OriolesChamp. SeriesMLB24520120011002500000.100.182.250.4325122.071.150.2509.0922.732.504.5520.0050.00
1974Baltimore OriolesChamp. SeriesMLB25416241012000100000.250.250.500.7508216.214.250.2500.006.250.006.2516.0050.00
1979California AngelsChamp. SeriesMLB30413021002001100000.154.214.231.4453114.167.077.1547.147.141.000.000.0050.00
1982California AngelsChamp. SeriesMLB33515131001002700000.200.294.267.5614117.375.067.20011.7641.183.500.000.0033.33
1986California AngelsChamp. SeriesMLB37624150013000800000.208.208.333.5418124.267.125.1250.0033.330.004.1724.0020.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 5 yrs248851630390052200000.182.226.318.54428693.206.136.1935.3823.664.403.2329.3337.50

Awards [6]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1973American League Gold Glove (Second Base)1
1974American League Gold Glove (Second Base)1
1975American League Gold Glove (Second Base)1
1976American League Gold Glove (Second Base)1
1981AL Silver Slugger Award (2B)1
1984American League Player of the Week (September 10-September 16)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1986-12-19Released by Angels. 
1985-11-26ContractSigned as Free Agent by Angels. 
1985-11-12Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1976-11-24ContractSigned as Free Agent by Angels. 
1976-11-01Free 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
1985California AngelsTeam Payroll36700,000-115881++370,78060,000700,000
1986California AngelsTeam Payroll37500,000-2351267++386,34760,0001,200,000
* 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