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Rudy LawTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1976-1987 MLB Years: 1978-1986
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PositionsOF-959, DH-11Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRudy Karl Law
Height6-1Weight165BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateOctober 7,1956 [61.283]PlaceWaco,Texas
High SchoolRavenswood (East Palo Alto,CA)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1975 by the Los Angeles Dodgers.
MLB DebutSeptember 12,1978 [21.340]
OrganizationsLAN [6] CHA [4] KCA [1] Awards0Awards Voting1-2
TBC Player ID14157Retrosheet IDlaw-r001MLBAM ID117550
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed92Power39Contact89XBH37RBIs44Runs79Hitting80Durability61Team.556Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1976BellinghamNwstA--1954161405471116000000000.335.335.410.745669161.331.075.075.3420.000.000.000.62161.0016.67
1977Lodi DodgersCalifA+lan-201224511241742259883711645313100.386.462.517.97923336520.423.131.330.43612.3110.190.831.7350.1120.69
1978Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-of211385731181792194727920663812500.312.381.401.78223034647.326.089.307.35810.205.870.580.62143.2518.99
1978Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3of211112230001311200000.250.308.250.5583013.300.000.250.2657.6915.382.000.000.000.00
1979Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-of2272270468042028339462712400.296.396.326.722886323.324.030.289.33914.248.360.590.000.007.50
1980Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3of2312838855101541234013232733112.260.306.302.60811710418.277.042.170.2805.506.461.170.24388.009.90
1981Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-of24107397751331690395617482707310.335.404.421.82516725455.357.086.305.37710.555.930.560.000.0018.80
1982Chicago White SoxALMLBcha11of25121336551071583323610234103105.318.361.438.79914726363.355.120.265.3576.3411.291.780.83112.0024.30
1983Chicago White SoxALMLBcha11of26141501951422073347712423624224.283.340.369.70918530551.300.086.299.3217.626.530.860.54167.0021.13
1984Chicago White SoxALMLBcha11of27136487681221476372917394234169.251.309.345.65416827534.264.094.199.2957.307.871.081.1281.1722.13
1985Chicago White SoxALMLBcha23of2812539062101216436296274036104.259.311.374.68514631427.280.115.244.3086.329.371.480.9497.5030.69
1986Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca7of29873074280265136146292222105.261.327.388.71511932341.277.127.248.3218.506.450.760.29307.0040.00
1987San Bernardino SpiritCalifA+--of30299319294211143181112010.312.429.430.859407114.346.118.323.38415.799.650.610.8893.0024.14
MLB Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter749242137965610137181992286518421013227929.271.325.366.6918851562647.290.095.238.0006.957.931.140.68134.5023.78
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter5221945422649742815254209602421564161320.334.406.424.8308241172220.355.090.291.00010.907.030.640.68129.6718.03
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter31712402393924120413916846160922111210.316.392.391.783485651425.336.075.302.00011.236.460.580.28310.0016.58
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter15154414320326710994114826425110.373.456.502.95827343634.410.129.329.00012.9310.090.781.5854.4021.18
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter54161405471116000000000.335.335.410.745669161.331.075.075.0000.000.000.000.62161.0016.67
Chicago White Sox Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter5231714280472702816139171451311598175822.275.329.377.7066461141875.295.102.251.0006.998.481.210.85107.1324.15
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter13940057104541244314242933112.260.306.300.60612010431.278.040.173.0005.576.731.210.23400.009.62
Kansas City Royals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter873074280265136146292222105.261.327.388.71511932341.277.127.248.0008.506.450.760.29307.0040.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162524821422284434914404535226.271.325.366.69119134573.290.095.238.0006.957.931.140.68134.5023.78
Average Minor - Per 162 games1626041312012395796519754815410.334.406.424.83025636689.355.090.291.00010.907.030.640.68129.6718.03

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan21OF134--23610101256246.9611.84------13897.195.7
1978Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan21OF6--3---331.0000.50------1154.53.7
1979Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan22OF64--142231147144.9802.25------7288.943.2
1980Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan23OF106--233633242239.9882.25------12882.865.0
1981Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan24OF71--158552168163.9702.30------10766.453.8
1982Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25OF94--21526-223217.9732.31------12177.758.0
1982Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25DH3---------------1212.51.9
1983Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26OF132--302522309307.9942.33------14193.681.5
1983Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26DH3---------------1412.11.9
1984Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27OF130--322552332327.9852.52------13695.680.2
1985Chicago White SoxALMLBcha28OF120--226733236233.9871.94------12596.074.1
1985Chicago White SoxALMLBcha28DH3---------------1252.41.9
1986Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca29OF77--14522-149147.9871.91------8788.547.5
1986Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca29DH2---------------872.31.2
1987San Bernardino Spirit CalifA+-30OF25--43---43431.0001.72------2986.217.6
MLB Totals for OF - 7 season(s)-   OF665--144627211014941473.9862.22------6650.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 4 season(s)-   DH11---------------110.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF269--53617184571553.9682.06------2690.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF25--43---43431.0001.72------250.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan21---------134-
1978Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan21---------6-
1979Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan22---------64-
1980Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan23---------106-
1981Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan24---------71-
1982Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25---------943
1983Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26---------1323
1984Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27---------130-
1985Chicago White SoxALMLBcha28---------1203
1986Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca29---------772
1987San Bernardino Spirit CalifA+-30---------25-

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1983Chicago White SoxChamp. SeriesMLB26418171000200100000.389.389.444.8338118.412.055.1670.005.560.000.000.0014.29
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs418171000200100000.389.389.444.8338118.412.055.1670.005.560.000.000.0014.29

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1987-03-27Released by Royals. 
1986-12-08ContractSigned as Free Agent by Royals. 
1986-11-12Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1986-04-04ContractSigned as Free Agent by Royals. 
1986-04-01Released by White Sox. 
1982-03-30TradeTraded by Dodgers to White Sox for Bert Geiger and Cecil Espy. 
1975-09-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Dodgers. 
* 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
1985Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll28565,000-177871++370,78060,000565,000
1986Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll29360,000-3061457386,34760,000925,000
* 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