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Joe RudiTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1964-1982 MLB Years: 1967-1982
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World Series Champion

PositionsOF-1465, 1B-249, DH-51, 3B-1Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJoseph Oden Rudi
Height6-2Weight200BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateSeptember 7,1946 [72.013]PlaceModesto,California
High SchoolDowney (Modesto,CA)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1964 by the Kansas City Athletics.
Signing Bonus$15,000Signing ScoutsDon Pries
MLB DebutApril 11,1967 [20.216]
OrganizationsOAK [10] CAL [4] KC1 [4] BOS [1] Awards4Awards Voting4-363
TBC Player ID17435Retrosheet IDrudij101MLBAM ID121533
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed47Power75Contact49XBH75RBIs73Runs62Hitting57Durability44Team.517Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1964WythevilleAppRk-17828101230115000000000.429.429.6431.07218428.407.214.214.4710.000.000.003.5728.0033.33
1964Daytona BeachFSLA+-1748166203790526000000000.223.223.367.5906114166.199.144.145.2590.000.000.003.0133.2037.84
1964Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         561943049120641000000000.253.253.407.6607918194.229.154.155.2900.000.000.003.0932.3336.73
1965DubuqueMidwA-1811037455952121658000000000.254.254.449.70316839374.221.195.195.3090.000.000.004.2823.3841.05
1966ModestoCalifA+-19101381671131942485000000000.297.297.556.85321247381.249.259.260.3720.000.000.006.3015.8841.59
1967BirminghamSouAA-20121437621262611370000000000.288.288.442.73019340437.267.154.153.3270.000.000.002.9733.6231.75
1967Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc1151b-of201943482001003700001.186.239.233.47210246.222.047.116.2206.5215.222.330.000.0025.00
1968VancouverPCLAAA-2116609193037000000000.317.317.517.83431660.281.200.200.3810.000.000.005.0020.0031.58
1968Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak8of216818110325111211123222033.177.236.232.468427197.209.055.122.2146.0916.242.670.51181.0021.88
1969Des MoinesAmerAAA-225724042851521165000000000.354.354.571.92513728240.323.217.217.4140.000.000.004.5821.8232.94
1969Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak26of-1b2235122102331261151602013.189.220.279.499346129.202.090.131.2253.8812.403.201.5561.0026.09
1970Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak26of23106350401082321142311661252111.309.341.480.82116836375.346.171.223.3634.2716.273.812.9331.8233.33
1971Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak26of241275136213723410523228621104215.267.304.386.69019837556.285.119.175.3125.0411.152.211.8051.3027.01
1972Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak26of251475939418132919753437622156615.305.345.486.83128860653.313.181.241.3725.679.491.682.9131.2133.15
1973Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak26of26120437531182511266003072277413.270.315.414.72918138483.294.144.213.3256.2114.912.402.4836.4232.20
1974Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak26of27158593731743942299233492525610.293.334.484.81828765639.314.191.246.3665.3214.402.713.4426.9537.36
1975Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak261b281264686613026621752140563311211.278.338.494.83223153515.278.216.303.3677.7710.871.404.0822.2940.77
1976Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak26of2913050054135323139461417133101014.270.323.424.74721248557.286.154.246.3357.3612.751.732.3338.4635.56
1977California AngelsALMLBcal26of30642424864132135310224842242.264.333.496.82912028272.279.232.326.3578.0917.652.184.7818.6243.75
1978California AngelsALMLBcal26of31133497581272711779212882236410.256.295.416.71120745536.272.160.219.3165.2215.302.933.1729.2435.43
1979California AngelsALMLBcal26of32903303580113116100246114237.242.294.394.68813025361.265.152.224.3046.6516.902.543.0530.0031.25
1980California AngelsALMLBcal26of-of3310437242881711653101784523210.237.277.417.69415534399.262.180.228.3074.2621.054.944.0123.2538.64
1981Boston Red SoxALMLBbos26dh34491221422306240082921212.180.239.352.591439135.180.172.238.2685.9321.483.634.4420.3340.91
1982Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak261b357119321416151800243514102.212.301.332.6336412223.234.120.244.29210.7615.701.462.2438.6029.27
MLB Totals - 16 Season(s)Filter15475556684146828739179810251536987035655159129.264.311.427.73823705056076.283.163.231.0006.0714.322.362.9531.0434.40
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter461168626548796973326000000000.289.289.486.7758201781686.257.197.198.0000.000.000.004.3323.1036.55
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter73300511041821472000000000.347.347.560.90716834300.315.213.213.0000.000.000.004.6721.4332.69
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter121437621262611370000000000.288.288.442.73019340437.267.154.153.0000.000.000.002.9733.6231.75
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1495478715028429111000000000.274.274.499.77327361547.234.225.225.0000.000.000.005.3018.8640.67
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter11037455952121658000000000.254.254.449.70316839374.221.195.195.0000.000.000.004.2823.3841.05
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter828101230115000000000.429.429.6431.07218428.407.214.214.0000.000.000.003.5728.0033.33
Oakland Athletics Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter1088395048310792143211653921142675592153364597.273.320.432.75217053624327.291.159.228.0006.1712.922.092.6834.0533.55
California Angels Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter39114411833596875724641912751211131329.249.297.425.7226121321568.269.176.241.0005.8017.543.023.6425.2836.77
Boston Red Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter491221422306240082921212.180.239.352.591439135.180.172.238.0005.9321.483.634.4420.3340.91
Kansas City Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1943482001003700001.186.239.233.47210246.222.047.116.0006.5215.222.330.000.0025.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162582721543041985323991475614.264.311.427.73824853636.283.163.231.0006.0714.322.362.9531.0434.40
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625929317134326115000000000.289.289.486.77528863592.257.197.198.0000.000.000.004.3323.1036.55

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1967Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc1201B9--63-116463.9847.00------1947.45.6
1967Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc120OF6--61--771.0001.17------1931.63.7
1968Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak21OF56--7711-7978.9871.39------6882.434.6
1969Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak22OF18--402--42421.0002.33------3551.411.1
1969Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak221B11--947310104101.9719.18------3531.46.8
1970Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak23OF63--106521113111.9821.76------10659.438.9
1970Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak231B28--19613216211209.9917.46------10626.417.3
1971Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak24OF121--249511255254.9962.10------12795.375.2
1971Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak241B5--3121-3433.9716.60------1273.93.1
1972Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak25OF147-1314247921258256.9921.740.19-----147100.094.8
1972Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak253B1---------------1470.70.6
1973Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak26OF117-991231622239237.9922.030.24-----12097.572.2
1973Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak261B1-1-------------1200.80.6
1973Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak26DH1---------------1200.80.6
1974Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak27OF140--23474-245241.9841.72------15888.686.4
1974Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak271B27--18211121194193.9957.15------15817.116.7
1974Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak27DH2---------------1581.31.2
1975Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak281B91--73236764775768.9918.44------12672.256.2
1975Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak28OF44--721-173731.0001.66------12634.927.2
1975Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak28DH2---------------1261.61.2
1976Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak29OF126--258632267264.9892.10------13096.978.3
1976Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak291B2--121-213131.0006.50------1301.51.2
1976Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak29DH2---------------1301.51.2
1977California AngelsALMLBcal30OF61--1313--1341341.0002.20------6495.337.7
1977California AngelsALMLBcal30DH3---------------644.71.9
1978California AngelsALMLBcal31OF111--231421237235.9922.12------13383.568.5
1978California AngelsALMLBcal31DH11---------------1338.36.8
1978California AngelsALMLBcal311B10--616-867671.0006.70------1337.56.2
1979California AngelsALMLBcal32OF80--174522181179.9892.24------9088.949.4
1979California AngelsALMLBcal321B5--332-335351.0007.00------905.63.1
1979California AngelsALMLBcal32DH3---------------903.31.9
1980California AngelsALMLBcal33OF90--220521227225.9912.50------10486.556.3
1980California AngelsALMLBcal33OF90--220521227225.9912.50------10486.556.3
1980California AngelsALMLBcal33OF90--220521227225.9912.50------10486.556.3
1980California AngelsALMLBcal33OF90--220521227225.9912.50------10486.556.3
1980California AngelsALMLBcal331B6--24--424241.0004.00------1045.83.8
1980California AngelsALMLBcal33DH3---------------1042.91.9
1981Boston Red SoxALMLBbos34DH21---------------4942.919.4
1981Boston Red SoxALMLBbos341B5--471-248481.0009.60------4910.24.6
1981Boston Red SoxALMLBbos34OF1---------------492.00.9
1982Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak351B49--39820437422418.9918.53------7169.030.2
1982Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak35OF14--18-1-1918.9471.29------7119.78.6
1982Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak35DH3---------------714.21.9
MLB Totals for OF - 16 season(s)-   OF1465-2305295475281530573029.9912.071.31-----14650.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 13 season(s)-   1B249-11873991916819911972.9907.921,972.00-----2490.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 10 season(s)-   DH51---------------510.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B1---------------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1967Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc120--9------6-
1968Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak21---------56-
1969Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak22--11------18-
1970Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak23--28------63-
1971Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak24--5------121-
1972Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak25-----1---147-
1973Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak26--1------1171
1974Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak27--27------1402
1975Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak28--91------442
1976Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak29--2------1262
1977California AngelsALMLBcal30---------613
1978California AngelsALMLBcal31--10------11111
1979California AngelsALMLBcal32--5------803
1980California AngelsALMLBcal33--6------3603
1981Boston Red SoxALMLBbos34--5------121
1982Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak35--49------143

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1971Oakland AthleticsChamp. SeriesMLB2427011000001000000.143.250.286.536218.143.143.28612.500.000.000.000.00100.00
1972Oakland AthleticsChamp. SeriesMLB25520151002001400000.250.286.300.5866121.313.050.1004.7619.054.000.000.0020.00
1972Oakland AthleticsWorld SeriesMLB25725160011002500000.240.296.360.6569127.263.120.2007.4118.522.503.7025.0016.67
1973Oakland AthleticsChamp. SeriesMLB26518140013003100000.222.333.389.7227121.188.167.33314.294.760.334.7618.0025.00
1973Oakland AthleticsWorld SeriesMLB26727392004003400000.333.400.407.80711230.391.074.18510.0013.331.330.000.0022.22
1974Oakland AthleticsChamp. SeriesMLB27413020101003200000.154.313.308.6214116.182.154.38518.7512.500.670.000.0050.00
1974Oakland AthleticsWorld SeriesMLB27518160014000300000.333.333.500.8339118.357.167.1670.0016.670.005.5618.0016.67
1975Oakland AthleticsChamp. SeriesMLB28312132000000100000.250.250.417.6675212.273.167.1670.008.330.000.000.0066.67
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 5 yrs19703154116008800000.214.295.343.63824678.230.129.24310.2610.261.001.2870.0040.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 3 yrs197052120290051200000.300.347.414.76129475.339.114.1866.6716.002.402.6735.0019.05

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1986Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak39Hitting Coach1627686.46916.04Tony La Russa,Jeff Newman,Jackie Moore
1987Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak40Hitting Coach1628181.5004.03Tony La Russa
* 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

Awards [4]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1974American League Gold Glove (Outfielder)1
1975American League Gold Glove (Outfielder)1
1976American League Gold Glove (Outfielder)1
1977American League Player of the Week (April 4-April 10)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1983-10-28Released by Athletics. 
1981-12-04ContractSigned as Free Agent by Athletics. 
1981-11-13Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1981-01-23TradeTraded by Angels with Jim Dorsey and Frank Tanana to Red Sox for Steve Renko and Fred Lynn. 
1976-11-17ContractSigned as Free Agent by Angels. 
1976-11-01Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1965-12-01TradeTraded by Indians with Phil Roof to Athletics for Jim Rittwage and Jim Landis. 
1965-05-03Claimed on first-year waivers by Indians from Athletics. 
1964-06-13ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Athletics. 
* 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.