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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
John Cornelius Ray
Stat Years
1979-1990  [mlb] 1981-1990
Height/Weight
5-11 / 175
Bats/Throws
Both / Right
Positions
2B (1478) ... 3B (80) ... OF (40) ... DH (8) ... SS (4)
Draft Position
2B
Born Date/Place
Death
High School
Chouteau-Mazie (Chouteau,OK)
Colleges
University of Arkansas (Fayetteville, Arkansas)
Draft
Selected by the Houston Astros in Round #12 (#294 overall) of the 1979 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1981-09-02 - Boxscore  (Age: 24.185)
Service Time
Organizations
PIT [7] CAL [4] HOU [3]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 16957 ... retro id: ray-j001 ... mlbam id: 120954
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1979Gulf Coast Astros GCLRkhou-222b---1371322541813257332431300.311.447.455.9021716012.417.144.29718.712.340.1344.01.7529.3
    1979Daytona AstrosFSLA+hou-223b---124686151211032111111000.221.338.338.67681234.294.117.25013.5813.581.0068.01.2326.7
    1980Columbus AstrosSouAAhou-232b-3b---21384978616132610721310593863300.324.400.473.87356823548.274.149.33410.396.690.6449.71.7629.8
    1981Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-242b---31315251111835010583195462311700.349.397.510.90758026865.276.161.3537.933.970.50105.00.8635.5
    1981Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3242bL-S-E-P331102102511006006900123.245.284.353.6371093611.167.108.2665.508.261.500.00.0044.0
    1982Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3252bL-S-E-P4162647791823077631673634113518.281.318.382.70070224744.170.101.2865.134.840.9492.41.0024.2
    1983Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3262bL-S-E-P51515766816338755318935260102311.283.323.399.72262323050.193.116.2895.624.170.74115.20.8030.7
    1984Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3272bL-S-E-P6155555751733866671163731326216.312.354.434.78860324150.198.122.3196.145.140.8492.51.0028.9
    1985Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3282bL-S-E-P71545946716333377013946241561011.274.325.375.70065222343.185.101.2747.063.680.5284.91.0726.4
    1986Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3292bL-S-E-P8155579671743307786958473171021.301.363.394.75764822840.188.093.3148.957.250.8182.71.0823.0
    1987Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3302bL-S-E-P912347248129193554424136005418.273.328.358.68651816927.176.085.2847.926.950.8894.40.9720.9
    1987California AngelsALMLBcal3302bL-S-E-P93012716441100150031001104.346.359.433.7921325511.110.087.3732.277.583.330.00.0025.0
    1988California AngelsALMLBcal3312bL-S-E-P1015360275184427683413638498210.306.345.429.77465925855.188.123.3145.465.771.06100.30.9129.9
    1989California AngelsALMLBcal3322bL-S-E-P11134530521531635626336300412314.289.327.358.68558219024.143.069.2926.195.150.83106.00.8615.7
    1990California AngelsALMLBcal3332bL-S-E-P1210540447112230543231944033210.277.308.371.67942915028.139.094.2994.4310.262.3280.81.1725.0
    MLB Totals (11 yrs)1353518860415022943653594804935332912485639126.290.333.391.72456572027383.175.101.2986.245.820.9397.90.9425.5
    National League Totals (7 yrs)9313525414100920226373916842259207831323288.286.334.390.72438551374265.184.104.2936.725.370.8095.30.9626.3
    American League Totals (4 yrs)42216631904939210162031279412241724738.296.331.393.7241802653118.156.097.3085.226.771.30103.90.8923.9
    Minor League Totals33012222284009119191904220148761161300.327.401.480.8811400586129.291.153.33410.575.430.5164.31.3632.2
    Minor: Rk Totals371322541813257332431300.311.447.455.9021716012.417.144.29718.712.340.1344.01.7529.3
    Minor: A+ Totals24686151211032111111000.221.338.338.67681234.294.117.25013.5813.581.0068.01.2326.7
    Minor: AA Totals1384978616132610721310593863300.324.400.473.87356823548.274.149.33410.396.690.6449.71.7629.8
    Minor: AAA Totals1315251111835010583195462311700.349.397.510.90758026865.276.161.3537.933.970.50105.00.8635.5
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (7 yrs)9313525414100920226373916842259207831323288.286.334.390.72438551374265.184.104.2936.725.370.8095.30.9626.3
    California Angels Totals (4 yrs)42216631904939210162031279412241724738.296.331.393.7241802653118.156.097.3085.226.771.30103.90.8923.9
    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
    1979Daytona AstrosFSLA+222B100.0331076.8576.000.000.74.25
    1979Daytona AstrosFSLA+223B1600.01729715346.8682.900.0011.866.75
    1979Daytona AstrosFSLA+22SS400.01601771.0001.800.002.916.73
    1980Columbus AstrosSouAA232B7000.01501751349338325.9624.600.0048.650.71
    1980Columbus AstrosSouAA233B6400.0531561115220209.9503.300.0044.446.42
    1981Tucson TorosPCLAAA242B13000.030936919101697678.9735.200.0093.599.21
    1981Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB242B3100.05296222150148.9874.800.0030.4100.02
    1982Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB252B16200.03815122189914893.9775.500.00100.0100.01
    1983Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB262B15100.031945213102784771.9835.100.0093.2100.01
    1984Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB272B14900.03314001290743731.9844.900.0092.096.11
    1985Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB282B15100.03054231889746728.9764.800.0093.898.11
    1986Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB292B15100.0280479589764759.9935.000.0093.297.41
    1987Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB302B11900.02483581284618606.9815.100.0073.596.71
    1987California AngelsALMLB302B2900.05290219144142.9864.900.0017.996.72
    1987California AngelsALMLB30DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.63.38
    1988California AngelsALMLB312B10400.01943281564537522.9725.000.0064.268.01
    1988California AngelsALMLB31OF4000.0750508075.9381.900.0024.726.14
    1988California AngelsALMLB31DH600.0000000.0000.000.003.73.94
    1989California AngelsALMLB322B13000.02794031198693682.9845.200.0080.297.01
    1990California AngelsALMLB332B10000.0241295782543536.9875.400.0061.795.21
    1990California AngelsALMLB33DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.06
    MLB Totals - (2B)1277002682383611882866366518.9825.100.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)4000750508075.9381.900.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)800000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (2B)1300030936919101697678.9735.200.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (2B)70001501751349338325.9624.600.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (3B)6400531561115220209.9503.300.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (2B)100331076.8576.000.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (3B)16001729715346.8682.900.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (SS)4001601771.0001.800.000.00.00
    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
    1979Minor---1164-----
    1980Minor---7064------
    1981MLB---31-------
    1981Minor---130-------
    1982MLB---162-------
    1983MLB---151-------
    1984MLB---149-------
    1985MLB---151-------
    1986MLB---151-------
    1987MLB---148------1
    1988MLB---104-----406
    1989MLB---130-------
    1990MLB---100------1
    Totals---1478804---408