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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Joseph Walter Price
Stat Years
1977-1991  [mlb] 1980-1990
Height/Weight
6-4 / 210
Bats/Throws
Right / Left
Positions
P (469)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
Death
High School
Santana (Santee,CA)
Colleges
University of Oklahoma (Norman, Oklahoma), Oklahoma State University (Stillwater, Oklahoma)
Draft
Selected by the Cincinnati Reds in Round #4 (#102 overall) of the 1977 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1980-06-14 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.197)
Service Time
Organizations
CIN [10] SFN [3] BAL [2] SDN [1] BOS [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 16789 ... retro id: pricj001 ... mlbam id: 120761
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1977Billings MustangsPioRkcin-201---653.7315134002094.0835039242978101.337.950.194.029.294.792.31.545
    1977Minor Totals: CINbyYearRk----201---653.7315134002094.0835039242978101.337.950.194.029.294.792.31.545
    1978Tampa TarponsFSLA+cin-212---1041.47232191020165.012340273511286001.056.710.162.786.982.182.51.714
    1978Nashville SoundsSouAAcin-212---002.70220000010.073303101001.006.300.002.709.002.703.33.000
    1978Minor Totals: CINbyYearAA/A+----212---1041.54252391020175.013043303541387001.056.690.152.787.102.212.56.714
    1979Nashville SoundsSouAAcin-223---663.96222022020109.010158481341696011.308.341.073.395.704.791.68.500
    1979Minor Totals: CINbyYearAA----221---663.96222022020109.010158481341696011.308.341.073.395.704.791.68.500
    1980Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAcin-234---443.8711113000079.0643634530832001.197.290.573.429.464.102.77.500
    1980Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin49234Log - Sp - Ext - Perf733.562413203110111.19545441037441111.197.680.812.993.563.641.19.700
    1980Minor Totals: CINbyYearAAA----231---443.8711113000079.0643634530832001.197.290.573.429.464.102.77.500
    1980MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf733.562413203110111.39545441037441111.197.700.813.003.563.651.19.700
    1981Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin49245Log - Sp - Ext - Perf612.52410001341453.2421915318412001.127.040.503.026.883.192.28.857
    1981MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf612.54410001341453.7421915318412001.137.110.513.056.943.212.28.857
    1982Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin49256Log - Sp - Ext - Perf342.85591001758372.2732623732711041.449.040.873.968.793.222.22.429
    1982MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf342.87591001758372.7732623732711041.459.100.873.998.853.242.22.429
    1983Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin49267Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1062.88212150000144.011846461246830001.147.380.752.885.192.881.80.625
    1983MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1062.88212150000144.011846461246830001.147.380.752.885.192.881.80.625
    1984Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin49278Log - Sp - Ext - Perf7134.19303031000171.2176918019611293021.389.231.003.206.764.772.11.350
    1984MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf7134.21303031000171.7176918019611293021.389.251.003.216.784.782.11.350
    1985Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin49289Log - Sp - Ext - Perf223.9026800518164.25935281023522001.278.211.393.207.244.872.26.500
    1985MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf223.9326800518164.75935281023522001.288.271.403.227.294.912.26.500
    1986Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin492910Log - Sp - Ext - Perf125.4025200223041.2493025522301001.7010.581.084.756.486.481.36.333
    1986MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf125.4625200223041.7493025522301001.7210.701.094.816.556.551.36.333
    1987Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAAsfn-3011---602.491780059261.1452117340492021.396.600.445.877.193.081.231.000
    1987San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn473011Log - Sp - Ext - Perf222.5720000520135.0191010513421010.914.891.293.3410.802.573.23.500
    1987Minor Totals: SFNbyYearAAA----301---602.501780059261.3452117340492021.396.630.445.897.223.091.231.000
    1987MLB Totals: SFNbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf222.5720000520135.0191010513421010.914.891.293.3410.802.573.23.500
    1988San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn473112Log - Sp - Ext - Perf163.94383001435461.2593327527491311.398.610.733.947.154.821.81.143
    1988MLB Totals: SFNbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf163.97383001435461.7593327527491311.418.680.743.977.214.851.81.143
    1989San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn473213Log - Sp - Ext - Perf115.79710036014.0169934101101.4310.291.932.576.435.792.50.500
    1989Boston Red SoxALMLBbos493213Log - Sp - Ext - Perf254.35315001026070.1713534830521001.449.091.023.846.654.481.73.286
    1989MLB Totals: SFN-BOSbyYearMLB----322Log - Sp - Ext - Perf364.60386001332084.38744431134622101.449.311.183.646.634.711.82.333
    1990Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal233314Log - Sp - Ext - Perf343.58500001250065.1622926824541001.328.541.103.317.443.992.25.429
    1990MLB Totals: BALbyYearMLB----331Log - Sp - Ext - Perf343.59500001250065.3622926824541001.328.571.113.327.474.012.25.429
    1991Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-3415---212.1926000526124.21696115242001.265.840.365.478.763.281.60.667
    1991Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-3415---0116.2070002705.013994431003.4023.407.207.205.4016.200.75.000
    1991Minor Totals: SDN-BALbyYearAAA----342---224.6233000733129.7291815519273001.648.941.545.868.325.551.42.500
    MLB Totals (12 yrs)45493.65372841018428813906.08394083679533765715591.308.330.943.356.534.051.95.479
    National League Totals (10 yrs)40403.59291791016221213770.37063443077928355113591.288.250.923.316.444.021.95.500
    American League Totals (2 yrs)593.998150022760135.7133646016541062001.388.851.073.597.064.261.96.357
    Minor League Totals34213.011237518312483548.04522261833122646328131.247.420.513.717.603.712.05.618
    Minor: Rk Totals653.7315134002094.0835039242978101.337.950.194.029.294.792.31.545
    Minor: A+ Totals1041.47232191020165.012340273511286001.056.710.162.786.982.182.51.714
    Minor: AA Totals663.86242222020119.010861511344797011.288.170.983.335.974.611.80.500
    Minor: AAA Totals1263.4961193012423170.0138756613891597021.347.310.694.718.423.971.79.667
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (7 yrs)36313.5622675101401518659.76122922616623945010171.298.360.903.266.143.991.88.537
    San Francisco Giants Totals (3 yrs)493.766540022615110.794524613441013421.257.681.063.598.254.252.30.308
    Baltimore Orioles Totals (1 yrs)343.59500001250065.3622926824541001.328.571.113.327.474.012.25.429
    Boston Red Sox Totals (1 yrs)254.37315001026070.3713534830521001.449.121.033.856.684.491.73.286
    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 Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1977Billings MustangsPioRkcin-20p---1150000000000000000.000.000.000.000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1978Tampa TarponsFSLA+cin-21p---22317010000000900000.059.059.059.1181710.000.000.1250.0052.940.000.00.000.0
    1978Nashville SoundsSouAAcin-21p---224010000000200000.250.250.250.500410.000.000.5000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    1979Nashville SoundsSouAAcin-22p---322332201010021301000.061.114.121.2353641.121.060.1005.5636.116.500.00.0050.0
    1980Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAcin-23p---41122120001002607000.091.167.091.2583120.091.000.1256.4519.353.000.00.000.0
    1980Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin4923pL-S-E-P42439150000000603001.128.128.128.2564250.000.000.1520.0014.290.000.00.000.0
    1981Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin4924pL-S-E-P5413000000000100000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    1982Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin4925pL-S-E-P6593010000000102000.333.333.333.666510.000.000.5000.0020.000.000.00.000.0
    1983Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin4926pL-S-E-P721410400000031403000.098.159.098.2574740.073.000.1486.3829.794.670.00.000.0
    1984Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin4927pL-S-E-P830483710020021609000.146.180.167.3475981.063.021.2193.3927.128.000.00.0014.3
    1985Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin4928pL-S-E-P92614000000001701000.000.067.000.0671600.071.000.0006.2543.757.000.00.000.0
    1986Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin4929pL-S-E-P10257010002001100000.143.250.143.393810.143.000.16712.5012.501.000.00.000.0
    1987Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAAsfn-30p---11176210001001400000.167.286.167.453710.167.000.50014.2957.144.000.00.000.0
    1987San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn4730pL-S-E-P11206110001000300000.167.167.167.334610.000.000.3330.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    1988San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn4731pL-S-E-P12388000000001402000.000.111.000.1111100.125.000.0009.0936.364.000.00.000.0
    1989San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn4732pL-S-E-P1372100000001100000.000.333.000.333300.500.000.00033.3333.331.000.00.000.0
    1991Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-34p---14261000000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (10 yrs)291171619100500954020001.111.156.117.273200201.058.006.1624.5027.006.000.00.005.3
    National League Totals (10 yrs)291171619100500954020001.111.156.117.273200201.058.006.1624.5027.006.000.00.005.3
    Minor League Totals116835701030053408000.084.136.108.2449691.084.024.1435.2135.426.800.00.0014.3
    Minor: A+ Totals2317010000000900000.059.059.059.1181710.000.000.1250.0052.940.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AA Totals24372301010021501000.081.128.135.2634051.108.054.1365.0037.507.500.00.0033.3
    Minor: AAA Totals54293300020031007000.103.188.103.2913930.103.000.1587.6925.643.330.00.000.0
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (7 yrs)226155418100400746018001.116.154.123.277180191.052.007.1653.8925.566.570.00.005.6
    San Francisco Giants Totals (3 yrs)6516210001002802000.063.167.063.2302010.125.000.12510.0040.004.000.00.000.0
    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 Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1978Tampa TarponsFSLA+21P2300.0432123736.9731.600.0017.2100.07
    1978Nashville SoundsSouAA21P200.01000111.0000.500.001.4100.014
    1979Nashville SoundsSouAA22P2200.03190022221.0001.000.0015.3100.09
    1980Cincinnati RedsNLMLB23P240111.1316212119.9050.800.1714.8100.010
    1981Cincinnati RedsNLMLB24P41053.2113201614.8750.300.2638.0100.02
    1982Cincinnati RedsNLMLB25P59072.21820119.8180.200.1236.4100.01
    1983Cincinnati RedsNLMLB26P210144.0821433329.8791.400.2013.0100.010
    1984Cincinnati RedsNLMLB27P300171.24140018181.0000.600.1118.5100.08
    1985Cincinnati RedsNLMLB28P26064.21401551.0000.200.0816.1100.09
    1986Cincinnati RedsNLMLB29P25041.22200441.0000.200.1015.4100.010
    1987Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAA30P1700.01701881.0000.500.0011.8100.09
    1987San Francisco GiantsNLMLB30P20035.01200331.0000.200.0912.3100.010
    1988San Francisco GiantsNLMLB31P38061.2380011111.0000.300.1823.5100.05
    1989Boston Red SoxALMLB32P31070.12500771.0000.200.1019.1100.08
    1989San Francisco GiantsNLMLB32P7014.00301331.0000.400.214.3100.016
    1990Baltimore OriolesALMLB33P50065.11820119.8180.200.1431.1100.02
    1991Las Vegas StarsPCLAAA34P2600.01300441.0000.200.0018.6100.08
    1991Rochester Red WingsILAAA34P700.00100111.0000.100.004.9100.017
    MLB Totals - (P)372090227104126143131.9160.400.150.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)50002110113131.0000.300.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (P)24004190023231.0001.000.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (P)2300432123736.9731.600.000.00.00
    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
    1978Minor25----------
    1979Minor22----------
    1980MLB24----------
    1981MLB41----------
    1982MLB59----------
    1983MLB21----------
    1984MLB30----------
    1985MLB26----------
    1986MLB25----------
    1987MLB20----------
    1987Minor17----------
    1988MLB38----------
    1989MLB38----------
    1990MLB50----------
    1991Minor33----------
    Totals469----------