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Sonny RubertoTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1969-1972 MLB Years: 1969-1972
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PositionsC-17Position when DraftedCPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJohn Edward Ruberto
Born DateJanuary 2,1946PlaceStaten Island,New York
Death DateMarch 24,2014 [68.081]
High SchoolCurtis (Staten Island,NY)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1964 by the St. Louis Cardinals.
MLB DebutMay 25,1969 [23.143]
OrganizationsCIN [1] SDN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID17429Retrosheet IDrubes101MLBAM ID121526
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed43Power7Contact18XBH7RBIs6Runs99Hitting18Durability7Team.465Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
1969San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn10c231921330000001700000.
1972Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin7c2623000000000110000.
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2124330000001810000.
San Diego Padres Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1921330000001700000.
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter23000000000110000.
Average MLB - Per 162 games162185232300000086280000.

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
1969San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn23C15--386-344441.0002.93-3260.0-1978.99.3
1972Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin26C2-95---551.0002.500.561-100.0-2100.01.3
MLB Totals for C - 2 season(s)-   C17-9436-349491.0002.885.444266.7-170.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1969San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn23-15---------
1972Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin26-2---------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
1977St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln31First Base Coach1628379.51218.03Vern Rapp
1978St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln32First Base Coach1626993.42621.05Jack Krol,Vern Rapp,Ken Boyer
1979St. Petersburg CardinalsFSLA+Minorsln33Manager1356471.47414.04 
1980Arkansas TravelersTexAAMinorsln34Manager1368155.596--1 League Champions
* 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
1970-10-20Sent to Reds by Padres for future considerations. 
1969-05-22TradeTraded by Cardinals with John Sipin to Padres for Jerry Davanon and Bill Davis. 
1964-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Cardinals. 
* 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.