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Chance RuffinTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: MLB Years: 2011-2013
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Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsP-171Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameChance Kraig Ruffin
Height6-1Weight185BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateSeptember 8,1988 [29.289]PlaceAustin,Texas
High SchoolLake Travis (Austin,TX)
CollegeUniversity of Texas (Austin,TX)

DraftedSelected by the Detroit Tigers [Team Picks] in the 1st round (48th overall) of the 2010 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$1,115,000Signing ScoutsTim GrieveService Time0.093 (2013)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2011-DET-#7 ... 2012-SEA-#7
MLB DebutJuly 25,2011 [22.320]
OrganizationsSEA [4] DET [1] Awards6
TBC Player ID144657Retrosheet IDruffc001MLBAM ID592704
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (41.11%) -- Slider (24.86%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (20.08%) -- Curveball (11.09%) -- Changeup (2.87%)
Fastball Velocity [2013] - 92.43 - [2011] - 93.34
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts69Walks56Hittable66SO/BB65vsPower66Hitting0Durability74Team.498Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2008TexasBig12NCAA-1Fr31S/R19831.96231013100378.0542317424824001.006.230.462.779.463.42.727-
2009TexasBig12NCAA-1So31S/R201023.32251873002124.2109574615251154101.077.871.081.808.304.60.833-
2010TexasBig12NCAA-1Jr31R/CL21611.11370370001464.242108419973000.945.850.562.6413.505.11.857-
2011Erie SeaWolvesEastAAdet18R/CL22332.123103100281034.02398216432001.156.090.534.2411.382.69.500-
2011Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet18Rel22001.8413013009914.2144316171001.368.590.613.6810.432.83--
2011Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--R/CL0332.034404400371948.2371311322603001.216.840.554.0711.102.73.5002.72
2011Detroit TigersALMLBdet52Rel22004.9120200003.25222030001.3612.274.91--7.360.00-8.48
2011Seattle MarinersALMLBsea52Rel22103.8613013002014.0136629151001.578.361.295.799.641.671.0004.67
2012Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea36Rel23055.99500500024170.2755547835547001.569.551.024.466.881.54.000-
2013Jackson GeneralsSouAAseaST24443.9016160100083.08240361123572101.278.891.192.496.182.48.500-
2013Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea-Rel24123.9415213005029.228131336252001.158.490.911.827.584.17.333-
2013Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--S/R0563.913118131050112.211053491429824101.238.791.122.326.552.83.4553.98
2013Seattle MarinersALMLBsea57Rel24028.3890900109.21410935151021.9713.032.794.6613.973.00.0006.15
2014Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea18S/R25335.3122715003261.0653836925504001.489.591.333.697.382.00.500-
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter125.6024024003026.0321817714332021.6810.542.304.6110.872.36.3332.67
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter11174.3914725122106922291.02871591433411124618101.368.821.043.417.562.22.393-
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter4105.06100991004112174.018211099217214614001.449.311.073.687.472.03.286-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter773.38471631102810117.0105494413391004101.238.081.003.007.692.56.500-
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2462.3985285740019266.02059071236829411101.026.900.772.299.904.32.800-
Seattle Mariners Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter125.7022022003023.2271615514302021.7310.271.905.3211.412.14.333-
Detroit Tigers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter004.9120200003.25222030001.3612.274.91--7.360.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings8165.60193019300240220.025814513756113266160161.6810.542.304.6110.872.36.3332.67
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings8134.391101991105217220.0215119107268318514101.368.821.043.417.562.22.381-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2010TexasBig12NCAA-1Jr31p2111000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter11000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2011Erie SeaWolves EastAAdet22P31--21--331.0000.10------31100.021.8
2011Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet22P13---22-42.5000.15------13100.09.0
2011Seattle MarinersALMLBsea22P13-14-------------13100.08.0
2011Detroit TigersALMLBdet22P2-3-1--111.0000.500.33-----2100.01.2
2012Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea23P50--3521108.8000.16------50100.034.7
2013Jackson Generals SouAAsea24P16--311--14141.0000.88------16100.011.9
2013Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea24P15--11--221.0000.13------15100.010.4
2013Seattle MarinersALMLBsea24P9-9-------------9100.05.6
2014Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea25P22--242-86.7500.27------22100.015.3
MLB Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P24-26-1--111.0000.040.04-----240.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P100--612612418.7500.18------1000.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P47--512--17171.0000.36------470.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2011Erie SeaWolves EastAAdet2231----------
2011Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet2213----------
2011Seattle MarinersALMLBsea2213----------
2011Detroit TigersALMLBdet222----------
2012Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea2350----------
2013Jackson Generals SouAAsea2416----------
2013Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea2415----------
2013Seattle MarinersALMLBsea249----------
2014Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea2522----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2010Surprise RaftersArizona Fall LgMinor21113.861001000949.1344058000.882.890.004.827.711.603.86.500
2011Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB220013.5020200110.22110110015.0027.000.0013.5013.501.0013.50.000
2012Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB23009.0050500216.0966033002.0013.500.004.504.501.009.00.000
2013Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB24009.0030300103.0633023102.6718.000.006.009.001.509.00.000
2014Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB25000.0030300103.1110012000.652.700.002.705.402.002.70.000
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs113.861001000949.3344058000.862.890.004.827.711.603.86.500
MLB Spring Training Totals - 4 yrs006.9213013005213.0181110079101.9212.460.004.856.231.297.62.000

Awards [6]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
20081st Team College Freshman All-American (SS) ... 3rd Team College All-American (SP) ... Big 12 Conference Freshman of the Year3
2009Big 12 Conference All-Conference (SP)1
20101st Team College All-American (RP) ... Big 12 Conference All-Conference (RP)2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2014-07-08PFree Agent -RetiredRetiredAnnounced retirement25.303  
2014-04-01PSeattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Tacoma (AAA)25.205Team Roster on 2014-04-01
2013-12-24PSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors25.107Team Roster on 2013-12-24
2013-12-19PSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment25.102Team Roster on 2013-12-19
2013-09-03PSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Tacoma (AAA)24.360Team Roster on 2013-09-03
2013-07-12PSeattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Tacoma (AAA)24.307Team Roster on 2013-07-12
2013-04-08PSeattle MarinersJackson (AA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Jackson (AA)24.212Team Roster on 2013-04-08
2013-03-11PSeattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Tacoma (AAA)24.184Team Roster on 2013-03-11
2013-02-02PSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0m)24.147Team Roster on 2013-02-02
2012-04-02PSeattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Tacoma (AAA)23.206Team Roster on 2012-04-02
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-08-17TradeTraded by Tigers to Mariners 
2010-08-16ContractSigned by Tigers 
* 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
2010Detroit Tigers-211,115,000-------1,115,000Signing Bonus out of 2010 Draft (1st round - 48th overall)
2011Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll22414,000-78947-2,722,607414,0001,529,000
2011Detroit TigersTeam Payroll22414,000-78944-2,722,607414,0001,529,000
2013Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll24490,0000.09377541-3,023,990490,0002,019,0002013-02-02 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0m)
* 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