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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Eugene Lawrence Roof
Stat Years
1976-1987  [mlb] 1981-1983
Height/Weight
6-2 / 180
Bats/Throws
Both / Right
Positions
OF (908) ... 1B (10) ... P (5) ... 3B (2) ... C (1)
Draft Position
SS
Born Date/Place
1958-01-13 in Paducah, Kentucky   [62.288]
High School
St. Mary's (Paducah,KY)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the St. Louis Cardinals in Round #12 (#279 overall) of the 1976 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1981-09-03 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.233)
Service Time
Organizations
SLN [8] MON [2] DET [2] ATL [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 17347 ... retro id: roofg101 ... mlbam id: 121433
Relations
Brother of Phil Roof, Father of Eric Roof, Father of Shawn Roof
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1976Johnson CityAppRk----18of---153174213940228000000000.224.224.282.506174496.000.058.0000.000.000.0087.01.1515.4
    1976Gulf Coast CardinalsGCLRk----18of---1521050002000000000.238.238.238.4762150.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1977Johnson City CardinalsAppRksln-19of---259219437911253362222271100.361.434.498.93225010918.256.137.3838.808.801.0043.82.0022.8
    1977Gastonia CardinalsWcarAsln-19of---24213819283111131151622000.203.290.261.551157365.181.058.2239.5510.191.07138.00.6417.9
    1978St. Petersburg CardinalsFSLA+sln-20of---3101360509376231107292061200.258.322.328.65039811815.158.070.2687.295.030.69180.00.5016.1
    1979Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-21of---4128478861452231153107724971100.303.401.431.83255920636.285.128.32012.888.770.6843.51.9724.8
    1980Springfield RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-22of---513348168124230105726135664117200.258.347.368.71555717733.254.110.27910.0511.491.1448.11.8026.6
    1981Springfield RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-23of---696322651121931144176545073130.348.451.528.97938717033.382.180.38513.9512.920.9329.32.8429.5
    1981St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2923ofL-S-E-P623601118600351121600121.300.411.400.81173246.367.100.40016.4421.921.330.00.0033.3
    1982Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-24of---7119458781402753491312746432540.306.402.406.80854218635.264.100.34613.6511.810.86152.70.5525.0
    1982St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2924ofL-S-E-P71115340002201400001.267.313.267.5801640.200.000.3646.2525.004.000.00.000.0
    1983Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-25of---8114450741392353601515655425530.309.395.402.79752718131.238.093.34212.3310.250.83150.00.5722.3
    1983St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2925ofL-S-E-P863100000000000000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1983Montreal ExposNLMLBmon4725ofL-S-E-P8812222001001300000.167.231.333.5641342.250.166.2227.6923.083.000.00.00100.0
    1984Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-26of---9134496671503886641784774412730.302.363.448.81156622252.258.146.3408.3013.071.5782.71.0634.7
    1985Richmond BravesILAAAatl-27of---108626328583032834313914740.221.298.266.564306706.160.045.24110.1312.751.2687.70.9810.3
    1985Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-27of---10176881421011071201000.206.280.265.54576183.176.059.2509.2115.791.710.00.0021.4
    1986Nashville SoundsAmerAAAdet-28of---115914118398101262191903010.277.363.348.711163499.234.071.32011.6611.661.000.00.0023.1
    1987Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-291b---1255000000000000000.000.000.000.000500.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (4 yrs)48901724800671142300122.267.362.356.718105328.311.089.35313.3321.901.640.00.0033.3
    National League Totals (4 yrs)48901724800671142300122.267.362.356.718105328.311.089.35313.3321.901.640.00.0033.3
    Minor League Totals115140746251165190355747312777491483504231180.286.367.392.75946881596282.239.106.31110.4710.300.9871.51.2224.2
    Minor: Rk Totals1174146412315276362222271100.297.342.394.73644516324.159.097.3014.944.941.0059.11.5719.5
    Minor: A Totals4213819283111131151622000.203.290.261.551157365.181.058.2239.5510.191.07138.00.6417.9
    Minor: A+ Totals101360509376231107292061200.258.322.328.65039811815.158.070.2687.295.030.69180.00.5016.1
    Minor: AA Totals128478861452231153107724971100.303.401.431.83255920636.285.128.32012.888.770.6843.51.9724.8
    Minor: AAA Totals763268440677614323363159860353376283727180.289.374.400.77431291073202.256.111.32211.2812.021.0774.61.1526.0
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (3 yrs)40781522600571132000122.282.380.359.73992286.321.077.37314.1321.741.540.00.0027.3
    Montreal Expos Totals (1 yrs)812222001001300000.167.231.333.5641342.250.166.2227.6923.083.000.00.00100.0
    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 Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1986Nashville SoundsAmerAAAdet-281---001.6950004505.14111430001.506.751.696.755.061.690.75.000
    1986Minor Totals: DETbyYearAAA----281---001.7650004505.34111430001.577.061.767.065.291.760.75.000
    1987Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-292---0018.0010000101.03220201005.0027.000.0018.000.0018.000.00.000
    1987Minor Totals: DETbyYearAAA----291---0018.0010000101.03220201005.0027.000.0018.000.0018.000.00.000
    Minor League Totals004.4360004606.37331631002.1310.331.488.854.434.430.50.000
    Minor: AAA Totals004.4360004606.37331631002.1310.331.488.854.434.430.50.000
    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. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1978St. Petersburg CardinalsFSLA+20OF9100.0181650192187.9742.100.0065.090.12
    1979Arkansas TravelersTexAA21OF12600.02171275236229.9701.800.0094.798.42
    1980Springfield RedbirdsAmerAAA223B100.00101111.0001.000.000.70.85
    1980Springfield RedbirdsAmerAAA22OF12200.0226711234233.9961.900.0089.791.71
    1981Springfield RedbirdsAmerAAA23OF8100.0126340133129.9701.600.0059.684.43
    1981St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB23OF200144.2380204038.9501.900.2619.687.06
    1982Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAA241B100.03001331.0003.000.000.70.84
    1982Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAA24OF11700.0220723229227.9911.900.0086.798.31
    1982St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB24OF5021.15000551.0001.000.243.145.58
    1983Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAA25OF11100.0221320226224.9912.000.0082.297.42
    1983Montreal ExposNLMLB25OF5017.13000331.0000.600.183.162.59
    1983St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB25OF101.0000000.0000.000.000.616.79
    1984Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAA26OF12900.0226630235232.9871.800.0083.896.32
    1985Richmond BravesILAAA271B600.03200532321.0005.300.004.37.06
    1985Richmond BravesILAAA27OF5700.0821108483.9881.500.0040.766.34
    1985Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAA27OF1600.0252112827.9641.700.0011.394.16
    1986Nashville SoundsAmerAAA28C100.01000111.0001.000.000.71.75
    1986Nashville SoundsAmerAAA281B200.0160101716.9418.000.001.43.47
    1986Nashville SoundsAmerAAA283B100.00100111.0001.000.000.71.75
    1986Nashville SoundsAmerAAA28OF2700.03500035351.0001.300.0019.045.85
    1986Nashville SoundsAmerAAA28P500.00100111.0000.200.003.58.514
    1987Toledo Mud HensILAAA291B100.03000331.0003.000.000.720.07
    MLB Totals - (OF)3101834602012.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (C)100100011.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (1B)10005401615.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (3B)200020111.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (OF)6600011612914512.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (P)500010010.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (OF)12600217127512.0000.000.00---------
    A+ Totals - (OF)910018165012.0000.000.00---------
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    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
    1978Minor---------91-
    1979Minor---------126-
    1980Minor----1----122-
    1981MLB---------20-
    1981Minor---------81-
    1982MLB---------5-
    1982Minor--1------117-
    1983MLB---------6-
    1983Minor---------111-
    1984Minor---------129-
    1985Minor--6------73-
    1986Minor512-1----27-
    1987Minor--1--------
    Totals5110-2----908-