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Ron MathisTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1980-1988 MLB Years: 1985-1987
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PositionsP-206Position when DraftedpPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRonald Vance Mathis
Height6-0Weight175BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateSeptember 25,1958 [59.238]PlaceKansas City,Missouri
High SchoolRiverview Gardens (St. Louis,MO)
CollegeUniversity of Missouri (Columbia,MO)

DraftedSelected by the Detroit Tigers [Team Picks] in the 30th round (724th overall) of the 1980 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutApril 13,1985 [26.200]
OrganizationsHOU [6] DET [3] LAN [1] CLE [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID14887Retrosheet IDmathr001MLBAM ID118425
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts54Walks68Hittable45SO/BB70vsPower45Hitting19Durability62Team.485Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1980Bristol TigersAppRkdet-ST21126.19330000016.019111125181001.5010.691.132.8110.133.60.333-
1980Macon PeachesSALA--ST21922.0912120310086.0602520438781001.146.280.423.988.162.05.818-
1980Montgomery RebelsSouAAdet-ST210112.0011000003.04441430002.6712.003.0012.009.000.75.000-
1980Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor--ST01053.00161603100105.0834035747992001.247.110.604.038.492.11.667-
1981Birmingham BaronsSouAAdet-ST22884.57232305200134.0129796811531257001.368.660.743.568.402.36.500-
1982Birmingham BaronsSouAAdet-S/R23623.281293201071.0592626829692001.237.441.013.668.712.38.750-
1982Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-ST23484.4814140410084.0905042742791001.579.600.754.488.431.88.333-
1982Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST010103.93262336110155.2149766815711483001.418.610.874.108.562.08.500-
1983Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou8ST2411134.34282808300182.21791018818731375001.388.820.893.606.751.88.458-
1984Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-ST25523.3412120110067.0622625312471001.108.290.401.606.283.92.714-
1985Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-ST26424.50761100044.0452422619290001.459.201.233.895.931.53.667-
1985Houston AstrosNLMLBhou42S/R26356.0423815005170.0835447727341011.5710.670.903.474.371.26.3754.21
1986Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-ST27984.25262332110144.01778368838645001.4911.060.502.384.001.68.529-
1987Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-ST281073.60232121110132.213367537428511001.329.020.472.855.772.02.588-
1987Houston AstrosNLMLBhou13Rel28015.25808003012.0108721180001.757.501.508.256.000.73.0006.45
1988San Antonio MissionsTexAAlan-ST29553.8611101001056.0472824217330001.147.550.322.735.301.94.500-
1988Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcle-S/R29267.2916133001070.010662571124522001.8513.561.413.076.652.17.250-
1988Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST07115.77272340020126.015390811341852001.5410.900.932.926.062.07.389-
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter365.9331823008182.0936254938421011.6010.210.994.174.611.11.3331.83
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter74664.19188175132710501089.211105865088839681936001.389.150.733.266.752.07.529-
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter45464.40126117917730723.07924133556025049325001.449.830.743.106.121.97.495-
AA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter19164.15474347220264.0239137122221032309001.298.140.753.517.832.23.543-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter922.0912120310086.0602520438781001.146.280.423.988.162.05.818-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter126.19330000016.019111125181001.5010.691.132.8110.133.60.333-
Houston Astros Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter365.9331823008182.0936254938421011.6010.210.994.174.611.11.333-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings8165.9383216200213220.0250166145241021133031.6010.210.994.174.611.11.3331.83
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings15134.19383535210220.022411810218801657001.389.150.733.266.752.07.536-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1983Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou8p242814000000001401000.000.067.000.0670016.000.000.071.0476.2525.004.000.000.000.00
1984Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-p251210240002001100000.400.455.400.8554011.444.000.100.3949.099.091.000.000.000.00
1985Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-p26711060001000001000.545.545.5451.0906012.545.000.000.4910.000.000.000.000.000.00
1985Houston AstrosNLMLBhou42p262314010000001602000.071.133.071.2041017.125.000.071.1075.8835.296.000.000.000.00
1986Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-p272726140000003304000.154.241.154.3954033.174.000.115.1979.099.091.000.000.000.00
1987Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-p282420140002004303000.200.333.200.5334027.235.000.200.26714.8111.110.750.000.000.00
1987Houston AstrosNLMLBhou13p2882000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1988San Antonio MissionsTexAAlan-p29119120000001503000.222.300.222.5222013.500.000.111.2517.6938.465.000.000.000.00
1988Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcle-p29164000000000001000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1988Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         2713120000001504000.154.214.154.3682018.250.000.077.1795.5627.785.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter3116010000001702000.063.118.063.1811019.111.000.063.0005.2636.847.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter125945200005001016013000.213.288.213.501200117.256.000.106.0008.5513.681.600.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter11485418000500911010000.212.287.212.499180104.243.000.106.0008.6510.581.220.000.000.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter119120000001503000.222.300.222.5222013.500.000.111.0007.6938.465.000.000.000.00
Houston Astros Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter3116010000001702000.063.118.063.1811019.111.000.063.0005.2636.847.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1628405000000537010000.063.118.063.1815099.111.000.063.0005.2636.847.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games1621226260006001321017000.213.288.213.501260152.256.000.106.0008.5513.681.600.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1980Bristol Tigers AppRkdet21P3--2-1-32.6670.67------3100.04.3
1981Birmingham Barons SouAAdet22P23--9112-2220.9090.87------23100.016.3
1982Birmingham Barons SouAAdet23P12--331-76.8570.50------12100.08.4
1982Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou23P14--67111413.9290.93------14100.09.9
1983Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou24P28--1514113029.9671.04------28100.019.7
1984Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou25P12--8112-2119.9051.58------12100.08.6
1985Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou26P7--661-1312.9231.71------7100.05.0
1985Houston AstrosNLMLBhou26P23-705101-1615.9380.650.21-----23100.014.2
1986Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou27P26--1114212725.9260.96------2796.318.2
1987Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou28P23--12142-2826.9291.13------2495.816.2
1987Houston AstrosNLMLBhou28P8-12221-54.8000.500.33-----8100.04.9
1988San Antonio Missions TexAAlan29P11--67--13131.0001.18------11100.08.3
1988Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle29P16--771-1514.9330.88------16100.011.5
MLB Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P31-827122-2119.9050.610.23-----310.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 7 season(s)-   P126--6573103148138.9321.10------1260.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P46--18213-4239.9290.85------460.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P3--2-1-32.6670.67------30.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1980Bristol Tigers AppRkdet213----------
1981Birmingham Barons SouAAdet2223----------
1982Birmingham Barons SouAAdet2312----------
1982Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou2314----------
1983Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou2428----------
1984Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou2512----------
1985Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou267----------
1985Houston AstrosNLMLBhou2623----------
1986Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou2726----------
1987Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou2823----------
1987Houston AstrosNLMLBhou288----------
1988San Antonio Missions TexAAlan2911----------
1988Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle2916----------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1987-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1987-01-24ContractSigned as Free Agent by Astros. 
1986-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1982-05-05ContractSigned as Free Agent by Astros. 
1982-04-19Released 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
1985Houston AstrosTeam Payroll2660,000-51631-370,78060,00060,000
1987Houston AstrosTeam Payroll2860,000-59538-344,90660,000120,000
* 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