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Gene RichardsTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1975-1984 MLB Years: 1977-1984
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PositionsOF-806, 1B-83Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameEugene Richards Jr.
Height6-0Weight175BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateSeptember 29,1953 [64.209]PlaceMonticello,South Carolina
CollegeSouth Carolina State University (Orangeburg,SC)

DraftedSelected by the San Diego Padres [Team Picks] in the 1st round (1st overall) of the 1975 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutApril 6,1977 [23.189]
OrganizationsSDN [9] SFN [1] Awards0Awards Voting2-5
TBC Player ID17109Retrosheet IDrichg001MLBAM ID121148
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed91Power38Contact65XBH32RBIs28Runs59Hitting79Durability66Team.453Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1975RenoCalifA+-2113450114819129101258000000000.381.381.551.93227651501.366.170.170.4200.000.000.002.4041.7526.70
1976HawaiiPCLAAA-22137522102173249859000000000.331.331.458.78923941522.321.127.126.3600.000.000.001.5365.2523.70
1977San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn29of2314652579152161153256126080222129.290.363.390.75320532591.333.100.299.33310.1513.541.330.85105.0021.05
1978San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn29of241545559017126124453717648042479.308.381.420.80123342629.352.112.263.36110.1712.721.250.64138.7524.56
1979San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn17of2515054577152179441248476283367.279.343.365.70819930606.307.086.202.3197.7610.231.320.66136.2519.74
1980San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn17of26158642911932684416116617327079.301.363.385.74824738712.335.084.249.3388.5710.251.200.56160.5019.69
1981San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn17of27104393471131412342208534415136.288.373.407.78016029453.317.119.285.35611.709.710.830.66131.0025.66
1982San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn17of28132521631491383283020365221215.286.333.359.69218724562.312.073.161.3146.419.251.440.53173.6716.11
1983San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn17of29952333764113322145171710118.275.325.386.7119017252.285.111.223.3196.756.751.001.1977.6726.56
1984San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn25of30871351834400453182800023.252.340.281.621384153.318.029.178.29011.7618.301.560.000.0011.76
MLB Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter1026354950210281276326255247893564362020133956.290.357.383.74013592163958.323.093.238.0008.9911.021.220.66136.5021.01
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2711023250364531920117000000000.356.356.503.859515921023.343.147.148.0000.000.000.001.9651.1525.27
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter137522102173249859000000000.331.331.458.78923941522.321.127.126.0000.000.000.001.5365.2523.70
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter13450114819129101258000000000.381.381.551.93227651501.366.170.170.0000.000.000.002.4041.7526.70
San Diego Padres Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter93934144849941236326251242863384082020133753.291.357.387.74413212123805.323.096.240.0008.8810.721.210.68131.3121.33
San Francisco Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter871351834400453182800023.252.340.281.621384153.318.029.178.00011.7618.301.560.000.0011.76
Average MLB - Per 162 games1625607916220104403914566933269.290.357.383.74021534625.323.093.238.0008.9911.021.220.66136.5021.01
Average Minor - Per 162 games16261214921832111270000000000.356.356.503.85930855612.343.147.148.0000.000.000.001.9651.1525.27

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1977San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn23OF109--193138-214206.9631.89------14674.767.3
1977San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn231B32--22322523250245.9807.66------14621.919.8
1978San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn24OF124--21088-226218.9651.76------15480.576.5
1978San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn241B26--21112923232223.9618.58------15416.916.0
1979San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn25OF132--320792336327.9732.48------15088.082.0
1980San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn26OF156--3072174335328.9792.10------15898.796.3
1981San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn27OF102--1781451197192.9751.88------10498.192.7
1982San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn28OF103--200851213208.9772.02------13278.063.6
1982San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn281B25--22312617241235.9759.40------13218.915.4
1983San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn29OF54--9622-10098.9801.81------9556.833.3
1984San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn30OF26--4613-5047.9401.81------8729.916.0
MLB Totals for OF - 8 season(s)-   OF806--15507447816711624.9722.01------8060.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 3 season(s)-   1B83--657462063723703.9728.47------830.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1977San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn23--32------109-
1978San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn24--26------124-
1979San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn25---------132-
1980San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn26---------156-
1981San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn27---------102-
1982San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn28--25------103-
1983San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn29---------54-
1984San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn30---------26-

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1991Midland AngelsTexAAMinorcal37Hitting Coach1356768.49613.53Don LongLost in Semi-Finals
2001Jacksonville SunsSouAAMinorlan47Hitting Coach1398356.597--1John ShoemakerCo-League Champions (Huntsville)
2005Hagerstown SunsSALAMinornyn51Manager1377166.5189.04 Lost in Finals
* 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
1984-11-08Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1984-03-28ContractSigned as Free Agent by Giants. 
1983-11-07Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
* 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.