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Chico SalmonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1964-1972 MLB Years: 1964-1972
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World Series Champion

Positions2B-164, SS-137, 1B-132, OF-122, 3B-55Position when Drafted2B-SSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRuthford Eduardo Salmon
Height5-10Weight170BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 3,1940PlaceColon,Panama
Death DateSeptember 17,2000 [59.288]

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1959 by the Washington Senators I.
MLB DebutJune 28,1964 [23.207]
OrganizationsCLE [5] BAL [4] Awards0
TBC Player ID17519Retrosheet IDsalmc101MLBAM ID121639
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Player Notes:   Selected by the Seattle Pilots from the Cleveland Indians in the 1968 AL expansion draft (#11 pick)
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed72Power62Contact63XBH58RBIs57Runs73Hitting64Durability45Team.558Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1964Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26,17of-2b23862834387172425106133722202.307.340.424.76412023302.340.117.177.3394.3012.252.851.3270.7526.44
1965Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle171b-of24791202029803127451925102.242.281.383.6644611133.263.141.208.2973.7614.293.802.2640.0037.93
1966Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle17ss2512642246108132740101214106324.256.289.346.63514622452.268.090.161.2814.659.071.951.5560.2920.37
1967Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle17of-2b26902031946131219104172912114.227.288.330.6186716224.254.103.217.2817.5912.951.710.89101.5034.78
1968Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle172b2710327624598131277123035105.214.253.283.5367812297.230.069.112.2484.0410.102.501.0192.0020.34
1969Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal301b-ss28529118275031200102220111.297.375.451.826418104.358.154.264.3729.6221.152.202.8830.3329.63
1970Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal30ss29631721943407222283013003.250.287.395.6826811184.267.145.192.3074.3516.303.753.8024.5725.58
1971Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal302b-1b304284111510270032102103.179.205.262.46722390.210.083.119.2143.3323.337.002.2242.0020.00
1972Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal301b-1b311716211000000400001.063.063.125.1882116.083.062.063.0830.0025.000.000.000.00100.00
MLB Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter658166720241570631149462489233112510425.249.290.354.6445901071802.272.105.172.0004.9412.932.621.7253.7725.78
Cleveland Indians Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter4841304152329596191084422681568208317.252.292.350.642457841408.273.098.167.0004.8311.082.291.3568.6325.53
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1743635086110124122217735218.237.283.366.64913323394.268.129.187.0005.3319.543.673.0530.2526.74
Average MLB - Per 162 games16241050102171837116225736216.249.290.354.64414526444.272.105.172.0004.9412.932.621.7253.7725.78

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1964Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle23OF53--701--71711.0001.34------8661.632.7
1964Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle232B32--5162210115113.9833.53------8637.219.8
1964Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle231B13--704-474741.0005.69------8615.18.0
1965Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle241B28--1277210136134.9854.79------7935.417.3
1965Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle24OF17--12---12121.0000.71------7921.510.5
1965Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle242B5--74-311111.0002.20------796.33.1
1965Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle243B5--55111110.9092.00------796.33.1
1966Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25SS61--1061471132264253.9584.15------12648.437.7
1966Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle252B28--5265610123117.9514.18------12622.217.3
1966Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle251B24--1416210149147.9876.13------12619.014.8
1966Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25OF10--7---771.0000.70------1267.96.2
1966Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle253B6--97-116161.0002.67------1264.83.7
1967Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26OF28--311--32321.0001.14------9031.117.3
1967Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle262B24--4464410112108.9644.50------9026.714.8
1967Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle261B24--962179998.9904.08------9026.714.8
1967Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26SS14--2833-961611.0004.36------9015.68.6
1967Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle263B4---3--331.0000.75------904.42.5
1968Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle272B45--7692518173168.9713.73------10343.728.0
1968Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle273B18--1320123433.9711.83------10317.511.2
1968Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle27SS15--2431165655.9823.67------10314.69.3
1968Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle27OF13--11---11111.0000.85------10312.68.1
1968Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle271B11--282133130.9682.73------10310.76.8
1969Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal281B17--703-673731.0004.29------5232.710.5
1969Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal28SS9--8151-2423.9582.56------5217.35.6
1969Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal282B9--1118533429.8533.22------5217.35.6
1969Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal283B3--162-97.7782.33------525.81.9
1969Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal28OF1---------------521.90.6
1970Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal29SS33--3652599388.9462.67------6352.420.4
1970Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal292B12--1922324441.9323.42------6319.07.4
1970Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal293B11--313111716.9411.45------6317.56.8
1970Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal291B2--3---331.0001.50------633.21.2
1971Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal301B9--422-444441.0004.89------4221.45.7
1971Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal302B9--2612254038.9504.22------4221.45.7
1971Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal303B6--68121514.9332.33------4214.33.8
1971Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal30SS5--1831129.7501.80------4211.93.2
1972Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal311B2--1--1111.0000.50------1711.81.3
1972Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal311B2-21--1111.0000.500.50-----1711.81.3
1972Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal313B1---2--221.0002.00------175.90.6
1972Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal313B1-7-2--221.0002.000.29-----175.90.6
MLB Totals for 2B - 8 season(s)-   2B164--2863392761652625.9593.81------1640.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 6 season(s)-   SS137--2032862157510489.9593.57------1370.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 9 season(s)-   1B132-257926646611605.9904.58302.50-----1320.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 6 season(s)-   OF122--1312--1331331.0001.09------1220.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 8 season(s)-   3B55-7376667109103.9451.8714.71-----550.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1964Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle23--1332-----53-
1965Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle24--285-5---17-
1966Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25--2428616---10-
1967Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26--2424144---28-
1968Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle27--11451518---13-
1969Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal28--17993---1-
1970Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal29--2123311-----
1971Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal30--9956-----
1972Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal31--4--2-----

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1969Baltimore OriolesChamp. SeriesMLB2811000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1970Baltimore OriolesWorld SeriesMLB29111100000000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs11000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs111100000000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1972-08-22Released by Orioles. 
1969-03-31TradeTraded by Pilots to Orioles for Gordy Lund and Gene Brabender. 
1968-10-15Selected by Pilots from Indians in expansion draft (Pick #11). 
1963-10-01TradeTraded by Braves to Indians for Mike de la Hoz. 
1959-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Senators. 
* 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.