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Current Status
Free Agent since 2018-11-02 * Definition of FA
High Level
Proper Name
Richard Michael Shaffer
Stat Years
2010-2019  [mlb] 2015-2016
Height/Weight
6-2 / 190
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
3B (417) ... 1B (113) ... LF (74) ... RF (68) ... DH (14)
Draft Position
3B
Born Date/Place
High School
Providence (Charlotte,NC)
Colleges
Clemson University (Clemson, South Carolina)
Draft
Selected by the Tampa Bay Rays in Round #1 (#25 overall) of the 2012 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase) 2 Draft Instances
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Brian Hickman
MLB Debut
2015-08-03 - Boxscore  (Age: 24.141)
Service Time
0.103 (2016)
Organizations
TBA [5] CLE [2] MIL [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 148197 ... retro id: shafr001 ... mlbam id: 572128
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    2010ClemsonACCNCAA-1rpi 168193b---Fr48158455111073620183673001.323.415.525.9401868318.329.202.3839.6819.352.0022.63.7635.3
    2011ClemsonACCNCAA-1rpi 88203b---So632226270152135581445370307.315.438.5771.01527612830.491.262.35815.9419.201.2017.14.7142.9
    2012ClemsonACCNCAA-1rpi 308213bDR:1-25Jr632324978212104682635330202.336.480.5731.05330013333.534.237.39821.0017.670.8423.23.3342.3
    2012Hudson Valley RenegadesNYPLA-tba28213b---13311725365242600163140111.308.406.487.8931385711.316.179.38611.5922.461.9429.22.9030.6
    2013Charlotte Stone CrabsFSLA+tba28223b---2122469551193311173603510660924.254.308.399.70751918745.232.145.2996.7420.423.0342.62.1237.8
    2014Montgomery BiscuitsSouAAtba12233b---3119427589528419644056119512110.222.318.440.75849118851.358.218.26111.4124.242.1322.53.8753.7
    2015Montgomery BiscuitsSouAAtba8243b---439149223910072730234911103.262.362.470.8321757017.383.208.34013.1428.002.1321.34.0043.6
    2015Durham BullsILAAAtba28243b---4692444266171194511317430433.270.355.582.93728214237.439.312.30310.9926.242.3912.86.7456.1
    2015Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba36241b-dhL-S-E-P431741114304601103230102.189.307.392.69988297.324.203.25611.3636.363.2018.54.5550.0
    2016Durham BullsILAAAtba15253b---511942849972701148416513510208.227.329.367.69649615738.299.140.30313.1027.222.0838.92.2239.2
    2016Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba36251bL-S-E-P5204851260140151801000.250.321.438.75954217.271.188.3799.2633.333.6048.01.8558.3
    2017Columbus ClippersILAAAcle826lf---61314636910518130894067188121329.227.338.464.80254621549.391.237.30212.2734.432.8115.45.4946.7
    2018Biloxi ShuckersSouAAmil---271b---7155551231470032310001.218.271.527.79859298.364.309.2865.0838.987.6713.86.7866.7
    2018Columbus ClippersILAAAcle---27lf-rf---732116919504130084300105.164.216.310.526125369.216.146.2146.4034.405.3829.03.2047.4
    2018Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAmil---271b---7194898302600102000001.167.310.354.66458175.396.187.23117.2434.482.0024.03.4562.5
    2019High Point RockersAtlIndy------283b---811035357831602772205814140424.235.346.510.85641918043.445.275.29613.8433.652.4313.16.4451.8
    MLB Totals (2 yrs)5112216269051002155031102.213.312.410.7221425014.303.197.30910.5635.213.3324.43.5253.8
    American League Totals (2 yrs)5112216269051002155031102.213.312.410.7221425014.303.197.30910.5635.213.3324.43.5253.8
    Minor League Totals69825163435961491011139822231478833323945.237.327.436.76328891098270.332.199.29610.8727.282.5122.73.8445.3
    Minor: NCAA-1 Totals174612156199474301371831251421735010.325.449.5621.01176234481.466.237.38016.4018.641.1420.43.9440.7
    Minor: Indy Totals11035357831602772205814140424.235.346.510.85641918043.445.275.29613.8433.652.4313.16.4451.8
    Minor: A- Totals3311725365242600163140111.308.406.487.8931385711.316.179.38611.5922.461.9429.22.9030.6
    Minor: A+ Totals122469551193311173603510660924.254.308.399.70751918745.232.145.2996.7420.423.0342.62.1237.8
    Minor: AA Totals1736318514641530987082191723114.231.325.455.78072528776.365.224.28111.3126.342.3321.04.1452.0
    Minor: AAA Totals3701299178295702662019218146016110526.227.327.436.7631507567138.354.209.29212.0130.522.5419.74.3846.8
    Tampa Bay Rays Totals (2 yrs)5112216269051002155031102.213.312.410.7221425014.303.197.30910.5635.213.3324.43.5253.8
    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
    2019High Point RockersAtlIndy------281---010.0010001100.10100000000.000.000.000.000.0027.000.00.000
    2019Indy TotalsbyYearIndy----281---010.0010001100.30100000000.000.000.000.000.0090.002.00.000
    Minor: Indy Totals010.0010001100.30100000000.000.000.000.000.0090.002.00.000
    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
    2012Hudson Valley RenegadesNYPLA-213B2400.01437425551.9272.100.0031.672.72
    2013Charlotte Stone CrabsFSLA+223B10800.0542011816273255.9342.400.0081.888.51
    2014Montgomery BiscuitsSouAA233B10900.0732052615304278.9142.600.0077.991.61
    2015Montgomery BiscuitsSouAA243B3400.02847347875.9622.200.0024.687.22
    2015Durham BullsILAAA241B1900.013613115150149.9937.800.0013.227.53
    2015Durham BullsILAAA243B4200.0456587118110.9322.600.0029.260.91
    2015Durham BullsILAAA24RF300.01400014141.0004.700.002.14.36
    2015Tampa BayALMLB241B10875.16460470701.0007.000.936.232.35
    2015Tampa BayALMLB243B8446.066131312.9231.500.264.925.84
    2015Tampa BayALMLB24LF117.0000000.0000.000.000.63.210
    2015Tampa BayALMLB24RF205.02000221.0001.000.401.26.57
    2015Tampa BayALMLB24DH900.0000000.0000.000.005.629.07
    2016Durham BullsILAAA251B1900.01364214142140.9867.400.0013.216.03
    2016Durham BullsILAAA253B6700.038106914153144.9412.100.0046.556.31
    2016Durham BullsILAAA25RF2800.0314413935.8971.300.0019.423.52
    2016Tampa BayALMLB251B11877.0647167271.9866.500.926.855.04
    2016Tampa BayALMLB253B4114.24000441.0001.000.282.520.03
    2016Tampa BayALMLB25RF217.01000111.0000.500.141.210.08
    2016Tampa BayALMLB25DH500.0000000.0000.000.003.125.011
    2017Columbus ClippersILAAA261B2600.010250101071071.0004.100.0018.319.83
    2017Columbus ClippersILAAA263B1800.0624453430.8821.700.0012.713.74
    2017Columbus ClippersILAAA26LF5700.0866419692.9581.600.0040.143.51
    2017Columbus ClippersILAAA26RF2600.0472205149.9611.900.0018.319.82
    2018Biloxi ShuckersSouAA271B1200.09341109897.9908.100.008.680.03
    2018Biloxi ShuckersSouAA27LF300.02100331.0001.000.002.120.05
    2018Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAA271B1200.07462128280.9766.700.008.663.24
    2018Columbus ClippersILAAA271B400.02930532321.0008.000.002.912.57
    2018Columbus ClippersILAAA273B300.02300551.0001.700.002.19.48
    2018Columbus ClippersILAAA27LF1100.0230202523.9202.100.007.934.45
    2018Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAA27LF200.0000000.0000.000.001.410.59
    2018Columbus ClippersILAAA27RF600.0160101716.9412.700.004.318.88
    2018Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAA27RF100.0000000.0000.000.000.75.310
    MLB Totals - (1B)211615212813110142141.9936.700.930.00.00
    MLB Totals - (3B)12560106131716.9411.300.270.00.00
    MLB Totals - (LF)117000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (RF)41123000331.0000.800.250.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)1400000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (1B)800047731556513508.9906.400.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (3B)13000911982126310289.9322.200.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (LF)7000109661121115.9501.600.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (RF)6400108671121114.9421.800.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (1B)12009341109897.9908.100.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (3B)143001012522919382353.9242.500.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (LF)3002100331.0001.000.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (3B)10800542011816273255.9342.400.000.00.00
    A- Totals - (3B)24001437425551.9272.100.000.00.00
    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
    2012Minor----24------
    2013Minor----108------
    2014Minor----109------
    2015MLB--10-8-1-2-9
    2015Minor--19-76---3--
    2016MLB--11-4---2-5
    2016Minor--19-67---28--
    2017Minor--26-18-57-26--
    2018Minor--28-3-16-7--
    Totals--113-417-74-68-14