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Rick RhodenTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1971-1989 MLB Years: 1974-1989
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Drafted
1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsP-418, DH-1Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRichard Alan Rhoden
Height6-4Weight203BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMay 16,1953 [65.210]PlaceBoynton Beach,Florida
High SchoolAtlantic Community (Delray Beach,FL)

DraftedSelected by the Los Angeles Dodgers [Team Picks] in the 1st round (20th overall) of the 1971 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutJuly 5,1974 [21.050]
OrganizationsPIT [8] LAN [8] NYA [2] HOU [1] Awards4Awards Voting1-2
TBC Player ID17086Retrosheet IDrhodr001MLBAM ID121124
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Player Notes:   Opening day starter for Pittsburgh Pirates in 1982,1984-1985 and New York Yankees in 1988
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts44Walks70Hittable49SO/BB62vsPower49Hitting56Durability57Team.525Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1971nullA+--Rel18463.9811011000061.0593227029670001.448.70--4.289.892.31.400-
1972nullAA--Rel19643.3113013000087.0703632030890001.157.24--3.109.212.97.600-
1972nullAAA--Rel19713.8313013400080.0834134034550001.469.34--3.836.191.62.875-
1972Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel01353.56260264000167.015377660641440001.308.25--3.457.762.25.722-
1973nullAAA--Rel20494.50200206000116.01176658070680001.619.08--5.435.280.97.308-
1974nullAAA--Rel219104.402602610000178.0197103870651060001.479.96--3.295.361.63.474-
1974Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan36Rel21102.0040400109.05221470001.005.001.004.007.001.751.0003.80
1975Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan36S/R22333.08261115105099.0944034832402201.278.520.722.903.621.25.5003.80
1976Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan36ST231232.982726110300181.016566601753773001.208.200.852.643.831.45.8003.88
1977Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan36ST2416103.74313104100216.0223989020631225001.329.280.832.625.081.94.6153.69
1978Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan36S/R251083.66302376340164.216077671351797001.288.740.712.794.321.55.5563.58
1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit44ST26017.2011000005.05440220001.409.00--3.603.601.00.0003.13
1980Portland BeaversPCLAAApit-ST27632.9410100320052.0472217421243001.318.130.693.634.151.14.667-
1980Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29ST27753.84201912000126.21335854940706001.379.450.642.844.971.75.5833.52
1981Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29ST28943.89212104200136.01476659653766101.479.700.403.505.021.43.6923.22
1982Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29ST2911144.14353506100230.023911510614701289301.349.340.552.745.001.83.4403.31
1983Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29ST3013133.09363517211244.0256958413681536501.339.430.482.505.642.25.5003.03
1984Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29ST311492.72333306300238.02168172136213610401.178.160.492.345.142.19.6093.12
1985Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29ST3210154.47353502000213.025411910618691288301.5110.720.762.915.401.86.4003.55
1986Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29ST3315122.843434012100253.2211828017761596401.137.490.602.705.642.09.5563.29
1987New York YankeesALMLBnya26ST3416103.86302914010181.2184847822611079101.359.121.093.025.301.75.6154.27
1988New York YankeesALMLBnya26ST3512124.29303005100197.0206107942056942601.339.410.912.564.291.68.5003.99
1989Osceola AstrosFSLA+hou-ST36112.00550110027.0239625260001.047.670.671.678.675.20.500-
1989Houston AstrosNLMLBhou36Rel36264.2820173002096.21084946741411201.5410.060.653.823.821.00.2504.13
MLB Totals - 16 Season(s)Filter1511253.594133803369171412589.22606114310361988011419803101.319.040.692.784.921.77.5470.82
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter37343.9198158324300601.059630926162544353001.418.930.093.806.511.71.521-
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter26234.1469105923200426.044423219641902533001.499.380.084.015.351.33.531-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter643.3113013000087.0703632030890001.157.24--3.109.212.97.600-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter573.3816511110088.0824133234930001.328.390.203.489.512.74.417-
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter79733.512152132399111445.0146162056590440852512001.319.080.562.735.301.94.520-
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter42243.401189127217100669.06472832535920332517201.278.690.792.734.361.60.636-
New York Yankees Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter28224.09605919110378.23901911724211720111701.349.271.002.784.781.72.560-
Houston Astros Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter264.2820173002096.21084946741411201.5410.060.653.823.821.00.250-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings13113.59353236110220.0221978817681207301.319.040.692.784.921.77.5420.82
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings14123.91365319100220.0218113962931591001.418.930.093.806.511.71.538-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1974Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan36p2142010000000100000.500.500.5001.0001021.000.000.000.4610.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1975Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan36p222628020001001601000.071.103.071.1742030.091.000.036.0883.3320.006.000.000.000.00
1976Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan36p23276562030190011207001.308.318.400.71826473.365.092.108.3301.3716.4412.001.3765.0020.00
1977Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan36p243278818303120001306003.231.231.385.61630684.242.154.154.2680.0015.480.003.5726.0033.33
1978Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan36p2530525710040031406101.135.179.154.3338162.179.019.077.1594.8422.584.670.000.0014.29
1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit44p26110100000000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.000.9070.000.000.000.000.000.00
1980Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29p27204031530111001204000.375.390.525.91521445.378.150.175.4082.224.442.002.2240.0026.67
1981Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29p282148492000001703001.188.204.229.43311252.220.041.063.1991.9213.467.000.000.0022.22
1982Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29p293683102260312003802103.265.287.446.73337989.260.181.217.3223.378.992.673.3727.6740.91
1983Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29p30368621310050001902002.151.151.163.31414188.194.012.012.1410.0021.590.000.000.007.69
1984Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29p31358492860040021005101.333.345.405.75034692.373.072.095.3352.1710.875.000.000.0021.43
1985Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29p3237742143006002702002.189.211.230.44117378.209.041.068.2002.568.973.500.000.0021.43
1986Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29p334190925901100131307105.278.298.411.7093710101.312.133.156.3112.9712.874.330.9990.0040.00
1988New York YankeesALMLBnya26p35311000001000000100.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1989Houston AstrosNLMLBhou36p362029061000000202001.207.207.241.4487131.222.034.034.2020.006.450.000.000.0016.67
MLB Totals - 15 Season(s)Filter3977615818138097501171140475020.238.253.323.57624647830.267.085.106.0002.0513.736.711.0884.5625.97
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter227506391273005480112660253014.251.267.340.60717235546.279.089.111.0002.2012.095.500.92101.2027.56
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter11922519487042600546020105.213.229.298.5276711251.250.085.107.0001.9918.339.201.5956.2522.92
Houston Astros Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2029061000000202001.207.207.241.4487131.222.034.034.0000.006.450.000.000.0016.67
New York Yankees Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter311000001000000100.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162311247416043100747019208.238.253.323.57610019339.267.085.106.0002.0513.736.711.0884.5625.97

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1974Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan21P4-9-1--111.0000.250.11-----4100.02.5
1975Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan22P26-99516112221.9550.810.21-----26100.016.0
1976Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan23P27-1819201-3029.9671.070.16-----27100.016.7
1977Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan24P31-216822-130301.0000.970.14-----3296.919.1
1978Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan25P30-164523--28281.0000.930.17-----30100.018.5
1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26P1-511--221.0002.000.40-----1100.00.6
1980Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27P20-126622112928.9661.400.22-----20100.012.3
1981Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28P21-136825-433331.0001.570.24-----21100.020.6
1982Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29P35-2302144-165651.0001.860.28-----3697.221.6
1983Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit30P36-2441438-452521.0001.440.21-----36100.022.2
1984Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit31P33-2381444226058.9671.760.24-----3594.320.4
1985Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit32P35-2131330-143431.0001.230.20-----3794.621.7
1986Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit33P34-2533234-466661.0001.940.26-----4182.921.0
1987New York YankeesALMLBnya34P30-1811424123938.9741.270.21-----30100.018.5
1988New York YankeesALMLBnya35P30-1971722-239391.0001.300.20-----3196.818.6
1988New York YankeesALMLBnya35DH1---------------313.20.6
1989Osceola Astros FSLA+hou36P5--35--881.0001.60------5100.03.6
1989Houston AstrosNLMLBhou36P20-96620--26261.0001.300.27-----20100.012.3
MLB Totals for P - 16 season(s)-   P413-2588173386623565559.9891.350.22-----4130.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH1---------------10.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P5--35--881.0001.60------50.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1974Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan214----------
1975Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2226----------
1976Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2327----------
1977Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2431----------
1978Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2530----------
1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit261----------
1980Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2720----------
1981Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2821----------
1982Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2935----------
1983Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3036----------
1984Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3133----------
1985Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3235----------
1986Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3334----------
1987New York YankeesALMLBnya3430----------
1988New York YankeesALMLBnya3530---------1
1989Osceola Astros FSLA+hou365----------
1989Houston AstrosNLMLBhou3620----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1977Los Angeles DodgersChamp. SeriesMLB24000.001004.1202000.984.150.004.150.000.000.00.000
1977Los Angeles DodgersWorld SeriesMLB24012.572007.0421500.715.140.001.296.435.000.00.000
1978Los Angeles DodgersChamp. SeriesMLB25002.251004.0211300.754.500.002.256.753.000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs001.0820200008.3401033000.844.320.003.243.241.000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs012.5720200007.0402015000.715.140.001.296.435.000.00.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1977Los Angeles DodgersChamp. SeriesMLB2411000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1977Los Angeles DodgersWorld SeriesMLB2422111000000000000.500.5001.0001.500212.500.500.5000.000.000.000.000.00100.00
1978Los Angeles DodgersChamp. SeriesMLB2511000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs22000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs22111000000000000.500.5001.0001.500212.500.500.5000.000.000.000.000.00100.00

Awards [4]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1984NL Silver Slugger Award (P)1
1985NL Silver Slugger Award (P)1
1986NL Pitcher of the Month (June) ... NL Silver Slugger Award (P)2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1989-11-13Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1989-01-10TradeTraded by Yankees to Astros for Mike Hook, Pedro DeLeon and John Fishel. 
1986-11-26TradeTraded by Pirates with Pat Clements and Cecilio Guante to Yankees for Logan Easley, Brian Fisher and Doug Drabek. 
1979-04-07TradeTraded by Dodgers to Pirates for Jerry Reuss. 
* 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
1985Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll32645,000-142877++370,78060,000645,000
1986Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll33620,000-192873++386,34760,0001,265,000
1987New York YankeesTeam Payroll34600,000-1771275++344,90660,0001,865,000
1988New York YankeesTeam Payroll35900,000-89787++392,10762,5002,765,000
1989Houston AstrosTeam Payroll36900,000-129984++429,80262,5003,665,000
* 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