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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Ronald Dale Kittle
Stat Years
1977-1995  [mlb] 1982-1991
Height/Weight
6-4 / 220
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
OF (540) ... DH (351) ... 1B (83) ... C (19)
Draft Position
OF
Born Date/Place
1958-01-05 in Gary, Indiana   [62.324]
High School
William A. Wirt (Miller,IN)
Colleges
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Los Angeles Dodgers in 1977
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Glen Van Proyen
MLB Debut
1982-09-02 - Boxscore  (Age: 24.240)
Service Time
Organizations
CHA [11] NYA [2] LAN [2] CLE [1] BAL [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 13795 ... retro id: kittr001 ... mlbam id: 117132
Relations
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1977Lethbridge DodgersPioRklan-19of-1b---13410022253072130113201100.250.321.490.8111134910.380.240.2909.7328.322.9114.36.1940.0
    1977Clinton DodgersMidwAlan-19of-1b---1225391040031082311100.189.302.264.56664144.245.075.32312.5035.942.880.00.0040.0
    1978Clinton DodgersMidwAlan-20of---213352521041111400000.143.167.257.4243693.143.114.2382.7838.8914.000.00.0060.0
    1979Appleton FoxesMidwAcha-21of-c---33512018313121200154600000.258.341.350.691135426.217.092.40311.1134.073.0760.01.4819.4
    1979Knoxville SoxSouAAcha-21of---35315728439162601124740100.274.339.459.7981747216.255.185.3526.9027.013.9226.23.4537.2
    1980Appleton FoxesMidwAcha-22c---4612093166153125602204780400.316.390.589.97924112330.359.273.3518.3019.502.3517.44.9845.5
    1980Glens Falls White SoxEastAAcha-22of-1b---41765112031490041410000.308.357.569.92670378.323.261.3405.7120.003.5016.25.7140.0
    1981Glens Falls White SoxEastAAcha-23of---51093899712717340103016010770170.326.425.6941.11945727060.519.368.35813.1323.411.789.78.7547.2
    1982Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAcha-24of---61274721211632210501445374109100390.345.442.7521.19455935582.568.407.35813.2419.501.479.48.9450.3
    1982Chicago White SoxALMLBcha4224of-dhL-S-E-P620293720170031200000.241.313.414.72732123.276.173.3759.3837.504.0029.03.1342.9
    1983Chicago White SoxALMLBcha4225ofL-S-E-P714552075132193351008339150803810.254.314.504.81857026257.335.250.2876.8426.323.8514.96.1443.2
    1984Chicago White SoxALMLBcha4226ofL-S-E-P8139466671001503274364913760457.215.295.453.74852521147.337.238.2269.3326.102.8014.66.1047.0
    1985Buffalo BisonsAmerAAAcha-27of---9621372025005310000.333.481.7141.19527154.619.381.31318.5211.110.6010.57.4157.1
    1985Chicago White SoxALMLBcha4227of-dhL-S-E-P911637951871202658143192502112.230.295.467.76241717738.311.237.2327.4322.062.9714.66.2443.7
    1986Chicago White SoxALMLBcha4228dhL-S-E-P108629634631101748212887306010.213.282.422.70433312528.307.209.2328.4126.133.1117.45.1144.4
    1986New York YankeesALMLBnya3328dhL-S-E-P103080819204122072300210.238.292.413.70589336.288.175.2737.8725.843.2920.04.4931.6
    1987Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-29of-1b---11418340001001500000.222.263.222.4851940.056.000.3085.2626.325.000.00.000.0
    1987New York YankeesALMLBnya3329dhL-S-E-P1159159214450122801103610314.277.318.535.8531738517.314.258.2815.7820.813.6013.26.9438.6
    1988Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle3330dhL-S-E-P1275225315880184300166580510.258.323.533.85625412026.347.275.2726.3025.594.0612.57.0944.8
    1989Chicago White SoxALMLBcha42311b-dhL-S-E-P13511692651100113701224210412.302.378.556.9341969421.379.254.33311.2221.431.9115.45.6141.2
    1990Chicago White SoxALMLBcha4232dhL-S-E-P14832772968140164300247730123.245.311.469.78030513030.310.224.2817.8725.253.2117.35.2544.1
    1990Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal4232dhL-S-E-P14226141020230021410003.164.203.295.49864184.164.131.1783.1321.887.0030.53.1340.0
    1991Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAcha-331b---151771922414211161300000.310.364.563.92777409.338.253.3337.7916.882.1717.85.1940.9
    1991Chicago White SoxALMLBcha42331bL-S-E-P151747790027005920102.191.291.319.61055152.234.128.1899.0916.361.8023.53.6422.2
    MLB Totals (12 yrs)843270835664810031764601616236744380312053.239.306.473.77930131282279.321.234.2597.8324.693.1515.45.8443.1
    American League Totals (12 yrs)843270835664810031764601616236744380312053.239.306.473.77930131282279.321.234.2597.8324.693.1515.45.8443.1
    Minor League Totals4981710354523842112740511921746032211160.306.392.602.99419721030232.425.296.34911.0023.332.1213.56.4444.4
    Minor: Rk Totals3410022253072130113201100.250.321.490.8111134910.380.240.2909.7328.322.9114.36.1940.0
    Minor: A Totals131417601122451475234413091500.269.347.451.79847618843.285.182.3539.2427.312.9529.82.9438.4
    Minor: AA Totals179611136190295501380276168120270.311.397.6201.01770137984.430.309.35410.8423.972.2112.27.1344.2
    Minor: AAA Totals1545821361962811561716486130110390.337.430.7111.14168241495.526.374.35112.6119.061.5110.48.2148.5
    Chicago White Sox Totals (8 yrs)65721832925178331403741415201606280211746.237.307.470.77724331026226.325.233.2598.2624.913.0115.65.7543.7
    New York Yankees Totals (2 yrs)89239296370164021175910524.264.309.494.80326211823.305.230.2786.4922.523.4714.96.1136.5
    Cleveland Indians Totals (1 yrs)75225315880184300166580510.258.323.533.85625412026.347.275.2726.3025.594.0612.57.0944.8
    Baltimore Orioles Totals (1 yrs)226141020230021410003.164.203.295.49864184.164.131.1783.1321.887.0030.53.1340.0
    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 Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1995Merrillville MuddogsMIDAIndy------371---0054.0010000100.11220101226.0027.000.0027.000.0054.000.00.000
    1995Indy TotalsbyYearIndy----371---0099.9910000100.312201012220.0090.000.0090.000.00180.000.00.000
    Minor: Indy Totals0099.9910000100.312201012220.0090.000.0090.000.00180.000.00.000
    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 Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1978Clinton DodgersMidwA20OF500.0411065.8331.000.003.738.59
    1979Appleton FoxesMidwA21C500.0271102928.9665.600.003.714.33
    1979Appleton FoxesMidwA21OF600.0601076.8571.000.004.417.18
    1979Knoxville SoxSouAA21C300.0141101615.9385.000.002.15.73
    1979Knoxville SoxSouAA21OF3000.0300503530.8571.000.0021.356.66
    1980Appleton FoxesMidwA22C1000.0469125655.9825.500.007.216.44
    1980Appleton FoxesMidwA22OF300.01000010101.0003.300.002.24.94
    1981Glens Falls White SoxEastAA23OF2000.0280303128.9031.400.0014.818.35
    1982Edmonton TrappersPCLAAA24C100.01000111.0001.000.000.70.83
    1982Edmonton TrappersPCLAAA24OF12200.01481581171163.9531.300.0084.796.11
    1982Chicago White SoxALMLB24OF5029.03000331.0000.600.103.125.08
    1982Chicago White SoxALMLB24DH300.0000000.0000.000.001.915.03
    1983Chicago White SoxALMLB25OF13901,163.1234790250241.9641.700.2185.895.92
    1983Chicago White SoxALMLB25DH200.0000000.0000.000.001.21.48
    1984Chicago White SoxALMLB26OF12401,032.12261472247240.9721.900.2376.589.23
    1984Chicago White SoxALMLB26DH700.0000000.0000.000.004.35.04
    1985Buffalo BisonsAmerAAA27OF100.02000221.0002.000.000.716.710
    1985Chicago White SoxALMLB27OF570418.2882119190.9891.600.2235.249.15
    1985Chicago White SoxALMLB27DH5700.0000000.0000.000.0035.249.11
    1986Chicago White SoxALMLB28OF200161.03730040401.0002.000.2512.323.38
    1986New York YankeesALMLB28OF108.02000221.0002.000.250.63.310
    1986Chicago White SoxALMLB28DH6200.0000000.0000.000.0038.372.11
    1986New York YankeesALMLB28DH2400.0000000.0000.000.0014.880.02
    1987New York YankeesALMLB29OF209.04100551.0002.500.561.23.410
    1987New York YankeesALMLB29DH4900.0000000.0000.000.0030.283.11
    1988Cleveland IndiansALMLB30DH6300.0000000.0000.000.0038.984.01
    1989Chicago White SoxALMLB311B270205.020811428223219.9828.101.0716.852.95
    1989Chicago White SoxALMLB31OF5025.08100991.0001.800.363.19.810
    1989Chicago White SoxALMLB31DH1700.0000000.0000.000.0010.633.34
    1990Chicago White SoxALMLB321B250164.21505218157155.9876.200.9415.430.14
    1990Baltimore OriolesALMLB321B5028.02610127271.0005.400.963.122.76
    1990Chicago White SoxALMLB32DH5400.0000000.0000.000.0033.365.12
    1990Baltimore OriolesALMLB32DH1300.0000000.0000.000.008.159.13
    1991Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAA331B1100.08772109694.9798.500.008.164.73
    1991Chicago White SoxALMLB331B15099.0101628109107.9827.101.089.388.26
    MLB Totals - (1B)7204964852385517.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (OF)35302,8456022817312.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (DH)35100000000.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (C)100100011.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (1B)110087721019.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (OF)12300150158111.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (C)3001411015.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (OF)50005808011.0000.000.00---------
    A Totals - (C)150073102216.0000.000.00---------
    A Totals - (OF)14002012012.0000.000.00---------
    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
    1978Minor---------5-
    1979Minor-8-------36-
    1980Minor-10-------3-
    1981Minor---------20-
    1982MLB---------53
    1982Minor-1-------122-
    1983MLB---------1392
    1984MLB---------1247
    1985MLB---------5757
    1985Minor---------1-
    1986MLB---------2186
    1987MLB---------249
    1988MLB----------63
    1989MLB--27------517
    1990MLB--30-------67
    1991MLB--15--------
    1991Minor--11--------
    Totals-1983------540351