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Rick KesterTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1968-1970 MLB Years: 1968-1970
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PositionsP-21Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRichard Lee Kester
Born DateJuly 7,1946 [72.200]PlaceIola,Kansas
High SchoolOwens Valley (Independence,CA)
CollegeUCLA (Los Angeles,CA)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1976 by the Atlanta Braves.
MLB DebutAugust 18,1968 [22.042]
OrganizationsATL [3] Awards0
TBC Player ID13711Retrosheet IDkestr101MLBAM ID117027
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts50Walks15Hittable17SO/BB19vsPower17Hitting0Durability10Team.514Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
1968Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl37Rel21005.6850500506.08440391001.7411.37--4.2612.793.00-0.96
1969Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl37Rel220013.5010100102.05331020002.5022.504.50--9.000.00-7.01
1970Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl27Rel23005.5715015008032.0362420319201001.7010.020.845.295.571.05-4.37
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter005.98210210014040.2493127422312001.7510.840.894.876.861.41-1.38
Atlanta Braves Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter005.98210210014040.2493127422312001.7510.840.894.876.861.41--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings005.98114011400760220.02651681462211916811001.7510.840.894.876.861.41-1.38

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
1970Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl27p23159000000000100000.
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter159000000000100000.
Average MLB - Per 162 games162970000000001100000.

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
1968Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl21P5-6-------------5100.03.1
1969Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl22P1-2-------------1100.00.6
1970Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl23P15-32-32-53.6000.200.09-----15100.09.3
MLB Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P21-40-32-53.6000.140.08-----210.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1968Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl215----------
1969Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl221----------
1970Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2315----------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1967-08-28ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Braves. 
* 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.