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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Richard Clyde Sawyer
Stat Years
1974-1978  [mlb] 1974-1977
Height/Weight
6-2 / 205
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (82)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
Death
High School
Bakersfield (Bakersfield,CA)
Colleges
Bakersfield College (Bakersfield, California), Cal State Northridge (Northridge, California)
Draft
Selected by the Cleveland Indians in Round #3 (#45 overall) of the 1968 Amateur Entry Draft (Jan-Sec Phase) 2 Draft Instances
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1974-04-28 - Boxscore  (Age: 26.021)
Service Time
Organizations
SDN [2] NYA [2] CLE [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 17600 ... retro id: sawyr101 ... mlbam id: 121728
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1974New York YankeesALMLBnya40261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0016.2010000101.22330111001.8010.800.005.405.4016.201.00.000
    1974MLB Totals: NYAbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0022.5010000101.72330111002.5015.000.007.507.5022.501.00.000
    1975New York YankeesALMLBnya41272Log - Sp - Ext - Perf003.0040002406.07420230001.5010.500.003.004.506.001.50.000
    1975MLB Totals: NYAbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf003.0040002406.07420230001.5010.500.003.004.506.001.50.000
    1976San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn27283Log - Sp - Ext - Perf532.5313114212081.2842423238333111.499.260.224.193.642.640.87.625
    1976MLB Totals: SDNbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf532.5513114212081.7842423238333111.509.310.224.213.662.660.87.625
    1977San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn27294Log - Sp - Ext - Perf765.845690015470111.0136777215554510271.7211.031.224.463.656.240.82.538
    1977MLB Totals: SDNbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf765.845690015470111.0136777215554510271.7211.031.224.463.656.240.82.538
    1978Portland BeaversPCLAAAcle-305---136.43841004028.030302031862021.719.640.965.791.939.640.33.250
    1978Minor Totals: CLEbyYearAAA----301---136.43841004028.030302031862021.719.640.965.791.939.640.33.250
    MLB Totals (4 yrs)1294.5074204218540200.322910810017968214381.6210.300.764.323.694.860.85.571
    National League Totals (2 yrs)1294.4569204216490192.72201019517937813381.6310.300.804.353.654.730.84.571
    American League Totals (2 yrs)006.2550002507.79750341001.6711.250.003.755.008.751.33.000
    Minor League Totals136.43841004028.030302031862021.719.640.965.791.939.640.33.250
    Minor: AAA Totals136.43841004028.030302031862021.719.640.965.791.939.640.33.250
    San Diego Padres Totals (2 yrs)1294.4569204216490192.72201019517937813381.6310.300.804.353.654.730.84.571
    New York Yankees Totals (2 yrs)006.2550002507.79750341001.6711.250.003.755.008.751.33.000
    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 Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1976San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn2728pL-S-E-P11324250002002205000.208.269.208.4773150.083.000.2276.456.451.000.00.000.0
    1977San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn2729pL-S-E-P25620230002005802000.150.320.150.4702730.250.000.25018.5229.631.600.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (2 yrs)69444800040071007000.182.294.182.4765880.159.000.23512.0717.241.430.00.000.0
    National League Totals (2 yrs)69444800040071007000.182.294.182.4765880.159.000.23512.0717.241.430.00.000.0
    San Diego Padres Totals (2 yrs)69444800040071007000.182.294.182.4765880.159.000.23512.0717.241.430.00.000.0
    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 Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1974New York YankeesALMLB26P101.20200221.0002.001.670.6100.019
    1975New York YankeesALMLB27P406.0000000.0000.000.002.5100.011
    1976San Diego PadresNLMLB28P13081.23120015151.0001.200.188.0100.011
    1977San Diego PadresNLMLB29P560111.0324222927.9310.500.2434.6100.04
    1978Portland BeaversPCLAAA30P800.01810109.9001.100.005.8100.012
    MLB Totals - (P)740199638224644.9570.600.220.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)8001810109.9001.100.000.00.00
    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 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
    1974MLB1----------
    1975MLB4----------
    1976MLB13----------
    1977MLB56----------
    1978Minor8----------
    Totals82----------