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Gene RoofTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1976-1987 MLB Years: 1981-1983
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Drafted

PositionsOF-908, 1B-10, P-5, 3B-2, C-1Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameEugene Lawrence Roof
Height6-2Weight180BatsBothThrowsRight
Born DateJanuary 13,1958 [60.214]PlacePaducah,Kentucky
High SchoolSt. Mary's (Paducah,KY)

DraftedSelected by the St. Louis Cardinals [Team Picks] in the 12th round (279th overall) of the 1976 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutSeptember 3,1981 [23.233]
OrganizationsSLN [9] DET [2] MON [2] ATL [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID17347Retrosheet IDroofg101MLBAM ID121433
RelationshipsBrother of Phil Roof, Father of Eric Roof, Father of Shawn Roof
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed64Power54Contact72XBH49RBIs40Runs48Hitting76Durability58Team.539Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1976Johnson CityAppRk-1853174213940228000000000.224.224.282.506496174.215.058.057.2320.000.000.001.1587.0015.38
1976GCL CardinalsGCLRk-18521050002000000000.238.238.238.4765021.238.000.000.2200.000.000.000.000.000.00
1976Totals for Rk-Rk         58195214440230000000000.226.226.277.503546195.218.051.051.2310.000.000.001.0397.5013.64
1977Johnson City CardinalsAppRksln-1959219437911253362222271100.361.434.498.93210918250.383.137.256.4168.808.801.002.0043.8022.78
1977Gastonia CardinalsWcarAsln-194213819283111131151622000.203.290.261.551365157.223.058.181.2619.5510.191.070.64138.0017.86
1977Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1013576210714364493373893100.300.379.406.78514523407.322.106.227.3569.099.341.031.4759.5021.50
1978St. Petersburg CardinalsFSLA+sln-of20101360509376231107292061200.258.322.328.65011815398.268.070.158.3027.295.030.690.50180.0016.13
1979Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-of21128478861452231153107724971100.303.401.431.83220636559.320.128.285.37912.888.770.681.9743.4524.83
1980Springfield RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-of2213348168124230105726135664117200.258.347.368.71517733557.279.110.254.33010.0511.491.141.8048.1026.61
1981Springfield RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-of2396322651121931144176545073130.348.451.528.97917033387.385.180.382.44213.9512.920.932.8429.2729.46
1981St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln29of2323601118600351121600121.300.411.400.81124673.400.100.367.36616.4421.921.330.000.0033.33
1982Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-of24119458781402753491312746432540.306.402.406.80818635542.346.100.264.36613.6511.810.860.55152.6725.00
1982St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln29of241115340002201400001.267.313.267.5804016.364.000.200.2706.2525.004.000.000.000.00
1983Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-of25114450741392353601515655425530.309.395.402.79718131527.342.093.238.36112.3310.250.830.57150.0022.30
1983St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln29of2563100000000000000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1983Montreal ExposNLMLBmon47of25812222001001300000.167.231.333.5644213.222.166.250.2537.6923.083.000.000.00100.00
1976Totals for NL-NL         1415322001001300000.133.188.267.4554216.167.134.200.2126.2518.753.000.000.00100.00
1984Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-of26134496671503886641784774412730.302.363.448.81122252566.340.146.258.3608.3013.071.571.0682.6734.67
1985Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-of27176881421011071201000.206.280.265.54518376.250.059.176.2549.2115.791.710.000.0021.43
1985Richmond BravesILAAAatl-of278626328583032834313914740.221.298.266.564706306.241.045.160.25810.1312.751.260.9887.6710.34
1985Totals for AAA-AAA         10333136725132944385115740.218.294.266.560889382.243.048.163.2579.9513.351.340.79110.3312.50
1986Nashville SoundsAmerAAAdet-of285914118398101262191903010.277.363.348.711499163.320.071.234.32511.6611.661.000.000.0023.08
1987Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-1b2955000000000000000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter48901724800671142300122.267.362.356.718328105.353.089.311.00013.3321.901.640.000.0033.33
Minor League Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter115140746251165190355747312777491483504231180.286.367.392.75915962824688.311.106.239.00010.4710.300.981.2271.4724.21
AAA Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter763268440677614323363159860353376283727180.289.374.400.77410732023129.322.111.256.00011.2812.021.071.1574.5626.03
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter128478861452231153107724971100.303.401.431.83220636559.320.128.285.00012.888.770.681.9743.4524.83
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter101360509376231107292061200.258.322.328.65011815398.268.070.158.0007.295.030.690.50180.0016.13
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter4213819283111131151622000.203.290.261.551365157.223.058.181.0009.5510.191.070.64138.0017.86
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1174146412315276362222271100.297.342.394.73616324445.301.097.159.0004.944.941.001.5759.1419.51
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter40781522600571132000122.282.380.359.73928692.373.077.321.00014.1321.741.540.000.0027.27
Montreal Expos Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter812222001001300000.167.231.333.5644213.222.166.250.0007.6923.083.000.000.00100.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1623045781270020243477800377.267.362.356.71810827354.353.089.311.00013.3321.901.640.000.0033.33
Average Minor - Per 162 games162573881642758671811696876430.286.367.392.75922540660.311.106.239.00010.4710.300.981.2271.4724.21

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1986Nashville SoundsAmerAAAdet-Rel28001.6950500405.04111430001.506.751.696.755.060.75--
1987Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-Rel290018.0010100001.03220201005.0027.00--18.00--0.00--
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter004.2660600406.07331631002.059.951.428.534.260.50--
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter004.2660600406.07331631002.059.951.428.534.260.50--
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings004.262080208001390220.02431041043520810435002.059.951.428.534.260.50--

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978St. Petersburg Cardinals FSLA+sln20OF91--18165-192187.9742.05------10190.165.0
1979Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln21OF126--2171275236229.9701.82------12898.494.7
1980Springfield Redbirds AmerAAAsln22OF122--226711234233.9961.91------13391.789.7
1980Springfield Redbirds AmerAAAsln223B1---1-1111.0001.00------1330.80.7
1981Springfield Redbirds AmerAAAsln23OF81--12634-133129.9701.59------9684.459.6
1981St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23OF20--38-2-4038.9501.90------2387.019.6
1982Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln24OF117--220723229227.9911.94------11998.386.7
1982Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln241B1--3--1331.0003.00------1190.80.7
1982St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24OF5--5---551.0001.00------1145.53.1
1983Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln25OF111--22132-226224.9912.02------11497.482.2
1983Montreal ExposNLMLBmon25OF5--3---331.0000.60------862.53.1
1983St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25OF1---------------616.70.6
1984Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon26OF129--22663-235232.9871.80------13496.383.8
1985Richmond Braves ILAAAatl27OF57--8211-8483.9881.46------8666.340.7
1985Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln27OF16--252112827.9641.69------1794.111.3
1985Richmond Braves ILAAAatl271B6--32--532321.0005.33------867.04.3
1986Nashville Sounds AmerAAAdet28OF27--35---35351.0001.30------5945.819.0
1986Nashville Sounds AmerAAAdet28P5---1--111.0000.20------598.53.5
1986Nashville Sounds AmerAAAdet281B2--16-1-1716.9418.00------593.41.4
1986Nashville Sounds AmerAAAdet283B1---1--111.0001.00------591.70.7
1986Nashville Sounds AmerAAAdet28C1--1---111.0001.00------591.70.7
1987Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet291B1--3---331.0003.00------520.00.7
MLB Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF31--46-2-4846.9581.48------310.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 7 season(s)-   OF660--11612914512041190.9881.80------6600.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 4 season(s)-   1B10--54-165554.9825.40------100.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P5---1--111.0000.20------50.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B2---2-1221.0001.00------20.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF126--2171275236229.9701.82------1260.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF91--18165-192187.9742.05------910.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978St. Petersburg Cardinals FSLA+sln20---------91-
1979Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln21---------126-
1980Springfield Redbirds AmerAAAsln22-----1---122-
1981Springfield Redbirds AmerAAAsln23---------81-
1981St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23---------20-
1982Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln24--1------117-
1982St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24---------5-
1983Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln25---------111-
1983Montreal ExposNLMLBmon25---------5-
1983St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25---------1-
1984Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon26---------129-
1985Richmond Braves ILAAAatl27--6------57-
1985Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln27---------16-
1986Nashville Sounds AmerAAAdet28512--1---27-
1987Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet29--1--------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1987Toledo Mud HensILAAAMinordet29Hitting Coach1407070.50011.05Leon Roberts
1988Toledo Mud HensILAAAMinordet30Hitting Coach1425884.40819.54Pat Corrales
1989Fayetteville GeneralsSALAMinordet31Manager1397069.50421.53 
1990Fayetteville GeneralsSALAMinordet32Manager1438261.573--1 Lost in Semi-Finals
1991London TigersEastAAMinordet33Manager1396178.43925.56 
1992Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet34First Base Coach1627587.46321.06Sparky Anderson
1993Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet35First Base Coach1628577.52510.04Sparky Anderson
1994Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet36First Base Coach1155362.46118.05Sparky Anderson
1995Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet37First Base Coach1446084.41726.04Sparky Anderson
1996Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet38Roving Minor League Outfield Instructor16253109.32739.05Buddy Bell
1997Toledo Mud HensILAAAMinordet39Manager1416873.48210.55 
1998Toledo Mud HensILAAAMinordet40Manager1415289.36923.54 
1999Toledo Mud HensILAAAMinordet41Manager1445787.39627.54 
2000Jacksonville SunsSouAAMinordet42Manager1406971.4932.02 Lost in Finals
2001Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet43Minor League Outfield and Baserunning Coordinator1626696.40725.04Phil Garner
2002Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet44Minor League Outfield and Baserunning Coordinator16155106.34239.05Phil Garner,Luis Pujols-
2003Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet45Minor League Outfield and Baserunning Coordinator16243119.26547.05Alan Trammell-
2004Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet46Minor League Outfield and Baserunning Coordinator1627290.44420.04Alan Trammell-
2005Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet47Minor League Outfield and Baserunning Coordinator1627191.43828.04Alan Trammell-
2006Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet48Minor League Outfield and Baserunning Coordinator1629567.5861.02Jim LeylandLost World Series (Cardinals)
2007Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet49Minor League Outfield and Baserunning Coordinator1628874.5438.02Jim Leyland
2008Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet50Minor League Outfield and Baserunning Coordinator1627488.45714.55Jim Leyland
2009Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet51Minor League Outfield and Baserunning Coordinator1638677.5281.02Jim Leyland
* 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.
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* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1983-09-16Claimed on waivers by Expos from 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.