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Kevin RitzTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1986-1998 MLB Years: 1989-1998
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Drafted

PositionsP-299Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameKevin D. Ritz
Height6-4Weight229BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJune 8,1965 [53.348]PlaceEatontown,New Jersey
High SchoolDavis County (Bloomfield,IA)
CollegeWilliam Penn University (Oskaloosa,IA)

DraftedSelected by the San Francisco Giants [Team Picks] in the 4th round (79th overall) of the 1985 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Detroit Tigers [Team Picks] in the 4th round (85th overall) of the 1985 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsGeorge Bradley
MLB DebutJuly 15,1989 [24.037]
OrganizationsDET [7] COL [5] Awards0
TBC Player ID17181Retrosheet IDritzk001MLBAM ID121244
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Player Notes:   Selected by Colorado Rockies from Detroit Tigers in 1992 Expansion Draft (#45 Pick) ... Opening Day Starter for Colorado Rockies in 1996-1997
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts39Walks34Hittable39SO/BB30vsPower39Hitting12Durability54Team.462Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1986Gastonia TigersSALAdet-ST21124.21770000036.0291917221346001.387.180.505.208.421.62.333-
1986Lakeland TigersFSLA+det-S/R21395.5718153002185.21146053345396001.8611.980.324.734.100.87.250-
1986Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST04115.16252230021121.114379705667312001.7110.550.374.875.391.11.267-
1987Glens Falls TigersEastAAdet-ST22884.89252501000152.217195835717811001.5910.080.294.194.601.10.500-
1988Glens Falls TigersEastAAdet-ST238103.82262604200136.21156858870756001.357.570.534.614.941.07.444-
1989Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-ST24783.16161601000102.2954836360744001.518.330.265.266.491.23.467-
1989Detroit TigersALMLBdet31ST24464.3812120100074.0754136244566001.619.120.245.356.811.27.4003.38
1990Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-ST25365.2220182001089.2936852559576001.709.330.505.925.720.97.333-
1990Detroit TigersALMLBdet31ST250411.0544000007.01412901433003.8217.18--17.183.680.21.0007.72
1991Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-ST26873.28201913010126.011650469601056001.398.260.644.277.481.75.533-
1991Detroit TigersALMLBdet31S/R260311.741156003015.017222012290002.549.980.5912.915.280.41.0006.83
1992Detroit TigersALMLBdet31S/R27255.60231112004080.0885250444577101.649.860.454.936.391.30.2863.65
1994Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-S/R29501.29936114035.0266526270000.916.690.511.546.944.501.000-
1994Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol30ST29565.6215150000073.2884946535536101.6710.750.614.286.481.51.4554.00
1995Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol30ST3011114.21312830032173.0171918116651206001.368.880.833.386.231.85.5004.04
1996Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol30ST3117115.28353502000213.02361351252410510510101.609.971.014.444.441.00.6075.13
1997Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol30ST32685.87181801000107.014272701646567001.7511.911.343.864.701.22.4295.29
1998New Haven RavensEastAAcol-ST33123.71330100017.0177733140001.189.001.591.597.414.67.333-
1998Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-ST33028.31440000017.02523162970001.9612.981.044.673.630.78.000-
1998Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0146.03770100034.0423023512210001.5711.011.313.155.501.75.200-
1998Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol30ST330211.0022000009.01711111231002.1117.001.002.003.001.50.0004.58
MLB Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter45565.351511302140102751.08484854486937746246301.6310.130.824.505.521.23.4461.47
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter44544.201481361211381796.18014443734240451045001.519.020.474.555.741.26.449-
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter23233.76696095160369.03551951552119427016001.488.610.514.716.551.39.500-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter17204.35545406200305.03031701481614416717001.468.900.474.234.911.16.459-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter395.5718153002185.21146053345396001.8611.980.324.734.100.87.250-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter124.21770000036.0291917221346001.387.180.505.208.421.62.333-
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter00--00000000.0000000000----------0.00--
Colorado Rockies Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter39385.201019833032575.06543583336225333730201.5710.210.973.955.261.33.506-
Detroit Tigers Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter6185.855032181070176.1194127115712412516101.809.860.366.316.361.01.250-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings13165.35443861031220.02481421312011013513101.6310.130.824.505.521.23.4481.47
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings12154.20413743120220.02201221031211114012001.519.020.474.555.741.26.444-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1994Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-p2990000000001000000.0001.000.0001.000001.000.000.000.716100.000.000.000.000.000.00
1994Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol30p2915200000000001305002.000.000.000.0000025.000.000.000.0000.0052.000.000.000.000.00
1995Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol30p30314839100211220211001.188.250.208.45810163.321.020.063.2203.1731.7510.000.000.0011.11
1996Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol30p313565715201500728011000.231.306.308.61420383.389.077.185.2828.4333.734.001.2065.0020.00
1997Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol30p3216354200001041502000.057.154.057.2112041.100.000.143.1199.7636.593.750.000.000.00
1998New Haven RavensEastAAcol-p3332010000000000000.500.500.5001.000102.500.000.000.4490.000.000.000.000.000.00
1998Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-p3344020001000100000.500.500.5001.000204.667.000.000.4490.0025.000.000.000.000.00
1998Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         76030001000100000.500.500.5001.000306.600.000.000.4490.0016.670.000.000.000.00
1998Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol30p3323010000000100000.333.333.333.666103.500.000.000.2990.0033.330.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter9917114273017211377229003.158.226.193.419334215.280.035.117.0006.0535.815.920.47171.0014.81
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter166030001001100000.500.571.5001.071307.600.000.167.00014.2914.291.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter134020001001100000.500.600.5001.100205.667.000.250.00020.0020.001.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter32010000000000000.500.500.5001.000102.500.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Colorado Rockies Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter9917114273017211377229003.158.226.193.419334215.280.035.117.0006.0535.815.920.47171.0014.81
Average MLB - Per 162 games1622802344502113221126347005.158.226.193.419547352.280.035.117.0006.0535.815.920.47171.0014.81
Average Minor - Per 162 games162610300001000101000000.500.571.5001.07130071.600.000.167.00014.2914.291.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1986Gastonia Tigers SALAdet21P7---2--221.0000.29------7100.05.0
1986Lakeland Tigers FSLA+det21P18--3133-1916.8420.89------18100.013.5
1987Glens Falls Tigers EastAAdet22P25--1238335350.9432.00------25100.018.2
1988Glens Falls Tigers EastAAdet23P26--530313835.9211.35------26100.019.0
1989Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet24P16--9131-2322.9571.38------16100.011.0
1989Detroit TigersALMLBdet24P12-74410--14141.0001.170.19-----12100.07.4
1990Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet25P20--520242725.9261.25------20100.013.9
1990Detroit TigersALMLBdet25P4-7241-76.8571.500.86-----4100.02.5
1991Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet26P20--713122120.9521.00------20100.013.9
1991Detroit TigersALMLBdet26P11-15141-65.8330.450.33-----11100.06.8
1992Detroit TigersALMLBdet27P23-80410-114141.0000.610.18-----23100.014.2
1994Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol29P9--47-111111.0001.22------9100.06.5
1994Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol29P15-73613-319191.0001.270.26-----15100.012.8
1995Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol30P31-1731039-149491.0001.580.28-----31100.021.5
1996Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol31P35-2131851-369691.0001.970.32-----35100.021.6
1997Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol32P18-1071315-328281.0001.560.26-----18100.011.1
1998New Haven Ravens EastAAcol33P3---1--111.0000.33------3100.02.1
1998Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol33P4--23--551.0001.25------4100.02.8
1998Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol33P2-923--551.0002.500.56-----2100.01.2
MLB Totals for P - 9 season(s)-   P151-75160149211211209.9911.380.28-----1510.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P69--2756478783.9541.20------690.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P54--1769649286.9351.59------540.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P18--3133-1916.8420.89------180.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P7---2--221.0000.29------70.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1986Gastonia Tigers SALAdet217----------
1986Lakeland Tigers FSLA+det2118----------
1987Glens Falls Tigers EastAAdet2225----------
1988Glens Falls Tigers EastAAdet2326----------
1989Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet2416----------
1989Detroit TigersALMLBdet2412----------
1990Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet2520----------
1990Detroit TigersALMLBdet254----------
1991Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet2620----------
1991Detroit TigersALMLBdet2611----------
1992Detroit TigersALMLBdet2723----------
1994Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol299----------
1994Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol2915----------
1995Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol3031----------
1996Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol3135----------
1997Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol3218----------
1998New Haven Ravens EastAAcol333----------
1998Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol334----------
1998Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol332----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1995Colorado RockiesDiv SeriesMLB30007.712007.01263502.1415.430.003.866.431.670.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs007.7120200007.01206035002.1415.430.003.866.431.670.00.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1995Colorado RockiesDiv SeriesMLB3022000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs22000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1993-12-01ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rockies. 
1993-10-12Released by Rockies. 
1992-11-17Selected by Rockies from Tigers in expansion draft (Pick #46). 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2019 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
1989Detroit TigersTeam Payroll2468,000-6082717429,80262,50068,000
1990Detroit TigersTeam Payroll25118,000-5692619515,727100,000186,000
1991Detroit TigersTeam Payroll26100,000-62040-742,231100,000286,000
1992Detroit TigersTeam Payroll27125,000-6142123962,245109,000411,000
1994Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll29165,000-5772636957,101109,000576,000
1995Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll30447,223-3481562999,520109,0001,023,223
1996Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll31740,000-2851369957,870109,0001,763,223
1997Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll322,500,000-158983++1,182,177150,0004,263,223
1998Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll333,500,000-116787++1,276,192170,0007,763,223
* 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