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Del RiceTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1945-1961 MLB Years: 1945-1961
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World Series Champion

PositionsC-1249Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDelbert Rice
Height6-2Weight190BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 27,1922PlacePortsmouth,Ohio
Death DateJanuary 26,1983 [60.091]
High SchoolPortsmouth (Portsmouth,OH)
MLB DebutMay 2,1945 [22.187]
OrganizationsSLN [12] MLN [5] ANA [1] BAL [1] CHN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID17097Retrosheet IDriced101MLBAM ID121136
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed30Power63Contact49XBH65RBIs50Runs27Hitting47Durability50Team.546Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1945St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln11c2283253276617312800163335008.261.313.364.6779221277.297.103.166.3225.7811.912.060.36253.0031.82
1946St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln18c23551391038811120081603005.273.313.367.6805110150.303.094.151.3205.3310.672.000.67139.0026.32
1947St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln18c2497261285773124410364013005.218.315.406.72110622301.215.188.330.33711.9613.291.113.9921.7538.60
1948St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln18c25100290245710143410374656006.197.298.279.5778115338.221.082.214.28410.9513.611.241.1872.5026.32
1949St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln18c2692284256716142900304056006.236.320.342.6629721325.263.106.211.3169.2312.311.331.2371.0031.34
1950St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln18c2713041439101203954004365590011.244.323.372.69515432471.271.128.232.3239.1313.801.511.9146.0031.68
1951St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln18c281223743494131947003426380011.251.319.364.68313623419.251.113.203.3198.116.210.762.1541.5624.47
1952St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln18c29147495431282721165013338630012.259.313.388.70119240537.262.129.194.3256.157.081.152.0545.0031.25
1953St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln18c301354193299221637004849670013.236.323.337.66014129480.255.101.215.31010.0010.211.021.2569.8329.29
1954St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln18c3156147133710121601162102203.252.321.374.6955513167.278.122.224.3209.5812.571.311.2073.5035.14
1955St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln18c3220596123017007601102.203.284.305.58918468.208.102.220.27310.298.820.861.4759.0033.33
1955Milwaukee BravesNLMLBmlb7c32277151401270061201021.197.260.310.57022378.211.113.197.2507.6915.382.002.5635.5021.43
1955Totals for NL-NL         4713011263131400131802123.200.271.308.579407146.209.108.208.2618.9012.331.382.0543.3326.92
1956Milwaukee BravesNLMLBmlb7c337118815409131700183402075.213.282.319.6016013208.245.106.202.2608.6516.351.891.4462.6732.50
1957Milwaukee BravesNLMLBmlb7c345414415331192000173701175.229.309.438.7476311163.242.209.326.31510.4322.702.185.5216.0033.33
1958Milwaukee BravesNLMLBmlb7c3543121102770180083003013.223.271.306.577378132.289.083.149.2596.0622.733.750.76121.0029.63
1959Milwaukee BravesNLMLBmlb7c361329360001002300102.207.250.207.4576032.222.000.069.2136.259.381.500.000.000.00
1960Chicago CubsNLMLBchn9c3718522123004002700113.231.255.288.54315355.261.057.096.2363.6412.733.500.000.0025.00
1960St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln29c3712000000001000001.000.333.000.333003.000.000.500.23533.330.000.000.000.000.00
1960Totals for NL-NL         19542123004003700114.222.259.278.53715358.250.056.111.2365.1712.072.330.000.0025.00
1960Totals for MLB-MLB         20552123004003700114.218.254.273.52715359.245.055.109.2325.0811.862.330.000.0025.00
1960Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal37c3711000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1960Totals for MLB-MLB         20552123004003700114.218.254.273.52715359.245.055.109.2325.0811.862.330.000.0025.00
1961Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana9c38448311204041101201903151.241.385.434.819368107.262.193.422.35318.6917.760.953.7420.7540.00
MLB Totals - 17 Season(s)Filter130938263429081772079441233825223463723103.237.312.356.66813622764312.256.119.218.0008.8612.111.371.8348.4330.40
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter1038313728175615317603732230938034533083.241.316.358.67411232303536.258.117.215.0008.7410.751.231.7052.2830.42
Milwaukee Braves Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter20855348120173155300511160721716.217.282.340.62218835613.248.123.215.0008.3218.922.272.4536.8729.17
Los Angeles Angels Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter448311204041101201903151.241.385.434.819368107.262.193.422.00018.6917.760.953.7420.7540.00
Chicago Cubs Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter18522123004002700113.231.255.288.54315355.261.057.096.0003.6412.733.500.000.0025.00
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter11000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162474421122221055004765481313.237.312.356.66816934534.256.119.218.0008.8612.111.371.8348.4330.40

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1945St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln22C77--2843926325323.9944.19-----78392.850.0
1946St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23C53--196125-213208.9773.92-----15596.434.0
1947St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24C94--3803387421413.9814.39-----79796.961.0
1948St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25C99--4474625495493.9964.98-----310099.064.3
1949St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26C92--3552934387384.9924.17-----292100.059.7
1950St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln27C130--572631012645635.9844.88-----9130100.085.0
1951St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln28C120--44766812521513.9854.28-----512298.477.9
1952St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln29C147--6778168764758.9925.16-----7147100.095.5
1953St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln30C135--6276086695687.9885.09-----8135100.087.7
1954St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31C52--2482042272268.9855.15-----35692.933.8
1955Milwaukee BravesNLMLBmlb32C22--901222104102.9814.64-----12781.514.3
1955St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln32C18--746318380.9644.44-----22090.011.7
1956Milwaukee BravesNLMLBmlb33C65--2712152297292.9834.49------7191.542.2
1957Milwaukee BravesNLMLBmlb34C48--2351423251249.9925.19-----15488.931.2
1958Milwaukee BravesNLMLBmlb35C38--1741311188187.9954.92-----24388.424.7
1959Milwaukee BravesNLMLBmlb36C9--421214543.9564.78-----21369.25.8
1960Chicago CubsNLMLBchn37C18--8573-9592.9685.11-----218100.011.7
1960Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal37C1--1---111.0001.00------1100.00.6
1960St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln37C1--4---441.0004.00------1100.00.6
1961Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana38C30--144141-159158.9945.27-----34468.218.6
MLB Totals for C - 17 season(s)-   C1249--5353537757259655890.9874.72-----6512490.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1945St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln22-77---------
1946St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23-53---------
1947St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24-94---------
1948St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25-99---------
1949St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26-92---------
1950St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln27-130---------
1951St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln28-120---------
1952St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln29-147---------
1953St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln30-135---------
1954St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31-52---------
1955Milwaukee BravesNLMLBmlb32-22---------
1955St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln32-18---------
1956Milwaukee BravesNLMLBmlb33-65---------
1957Milwaukee BravesNLMLBmlb34-48---------
1958Milwaukee BravesNLMLBmlb35-38---------
1959Milwaukee BravesNLMLBmlb36-9---------
1960Chicago CubsNLMLBchn37-18---------
1960Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal37-1---------
1960St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln37-1---------
1961Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana38-30---------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1946St. Louis CardinalsWorld SeriesMLB2336231000002000000.500.625.6671.292418.500.167.50025.000.000.000.000.0033.33
1957Milwaukee BravesWorld SeriesMLB3426010000001200000.167.286.167.453107.250.000.16714.2928.572.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs512241000003200000.333.467.417.8845115.400.084.33320.0013.330.670.000.0025.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1962Los Angeles AngelsALMLBMLBana39First Base Coach1628676.53110.03Bill Rigney
1963Los Angeles AngelsALMLBMLBana40First Base Coach1617091.43534.09Bill Rigney
1964Los Angeles AngelsALMLBMLBana41First Base Coach1628280.50617.05Bill Rigney
1965California AngelsALMLBMLBcal42First Base Coach1627587.46327.07Bill Rigney
1966California AngelsALMLBMLBcal43First Base Coach1628082.49418.06Bill Rigney
1967Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle44First Base Coach1627587.46317.08Joe Adcock
1972California AngelsALMLBMLBcal49Manager1557580.48418.05 
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1961-10-19Released by Angels. 
1960-12-29ContractSigned as Free Agent by Angels. 
1960-10-13Released by Orioles. 
1960-09-07Claimed on waivers by Orioles from Cardinals. 
1960-08-13ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cardinals. 
1960-06-04Released by Cubs. 
1959-10-30ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cubs. 
1959-08-26Released by Braves. 
1955-06-03TradeTraded by Cardinals to Braves for Pete Whisenant. 
1941-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Cardinals. 
* 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.