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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Ronald Wayne Shepherd
Stat Years
1979-1989  [mlb] 1984-1986
Height/Weight
6-4 / 175
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
OF (873) ... DH (35)
Draft Position
OF
Born Date/Place
1960-10-27 in Longview, Texas   [60.034]
High School
Kilgore (Kilgore,TX)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the Toronto Blue Jays in Round #2 (#29 overall) of the 1979 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1984-09-05 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.313)
Service Time
Organizations
TOR [8] MON [2] SLN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 17927 ... retro id: shepr001 ... mlbam id: 122126
Relations
Father of Jaron Shepherd
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1979Medicine Hat Blue JaysPioRktor-18of---14917821376232041156620200.208.274.315.5891975611.208.107.3067.6133.504.4059.31.5229.7
    1980Kinston EaglesCaroA+tor-19of---211038453801641161554912212600.208.295.357.65244213731.276.149.26811.0927.602.4934.92.4938.8
    1981Kinston EaglesCaroA+tor-20of---31354867111415316661674714761550.235.307.377.68454518334.257.142.2998.6226.973.1330.42.9429.8
    1982Knoxville Blue JaysSouAAtor-21of---41364826211919815653184012525520.247.304.413.71753419942.297.166.3007.4923.413.1332.12.8135.3
    1983Syracuse ChiefsILAAAtor-22of---51194046011020313621282910843100.272.326.433.75944117536.243.161.3426.5824.493.7231.12.9532.7
    1984Syracuse ChiefsILAAAtor-23of---61133633780163125063419921300.220.301.380.68141013831.281.160.26710.0024.152.4130.22.9338.8
    1984Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor2123of-dhL-S-E-P6124000000010300000.000.000.000.000400-0.250.000.0000.0075.000.000.00.000.0
    1985Syracuse ChiefsILAAAtor-24of---737133234112221613112800000.308.361.474.8351446316.233.166.3797.6419.442.5566.51.3939.0
    1985Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor2124of-dhL-S-E-P738357420013021200001.114.162.171.3333762.200.057.1745.4132.436.000.00.0050.0
    1986Syracuse ChiefsILAAAtor-25of---83412814274031734112400110.211.271.313.584140407.180.102.2357.8617.142.1842.72.1425.9
    1986Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor2125of-dhL-S-E-P86569161440240032201001.203.236.348.58473246.188.145.2674.1130.147.3334.52.7442.9
    1987Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-26of---9102358451042211353134216420310.291.331.466.79738416736.260.175.3205.4716.673.0527.53.3934.6
    1988Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-27of---1030110825602171242410010.227.261.336.597115378.136.109.2743.4820.876.0055.01.7432.0
    1989Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-28of---1199304357620653022257310100.250.308.405.71333112331.237.155.3137.5522.052.9260.81.5140.8
    MLB Totals (3 yrs)115108231860253153701002.167.204.278.482114308.176.111.2324.3932.467.4054.01.7544.4
    American League Totals (3 yrs)115108231860253153701002.167.204.278.482114308.176.111.2324.3932.467.4054.01.7544.4
    Minor League Totals964333042981315632954579447293880211227100.244.307.396.70336831318283.254.152.3017.9623.893.0035.02.5834.8
    Minor: Rk Totals4917821376232041156620200.208.274.315.5891975611.208.107.3067.6133.504.4059.31.5229.7
    Minor: A+ Totals24587012419431727127211296269731150.223.302.368.67098732065.266.145.2859.7327.252.8032.22.7433.5
    Minor: AA Totals1364826211919815653184012525520.247.304.413.71753419942.297.166.3007.4923.413.1332.12.8135.3
    Minor: AAA Totals534180022246310015502453826142420104930.257.314.413.7271965743165.241.156.3087.2321.372.9636.02.5435.6
    Toronto Blue Jays Totals (3 yrs)115108231860253153701002.167.204.278.482114308.176.111.2324.3932.467.4054.01.7544.4
    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
    1979Medicine Hat Blue JaysPioRk18OF4900.09258010597.9242.000.0071.0100.03
    1981Kinston EaglesCaroA+20OF13400.02809123301289.9602.200.0095.799.31
    1982Knoxville Blue JaysSouAA21OF13600.0260491273264.9671.900.0094.4100.01
    1983Syracuse ChiefsILAAA22OF10800.0254640264260.9852.400.0077.790.82
    1984Syracuse ChiefsILAAA23OF11000.02417101258248.9612.300.0079.197.31
    1984Toronto Blue JaysALMLB23OF509.02100331.0000.600.333.141.77
    1984Toronto Blue JaysALMLB23DH400.0000000.0000.000.002.533.38
    1985Syracuse ChiefsILAAA24OF3700.0600306360.9521.600.0026.4100.06
    1985Toronto Blue JaysALMLB24OF16075.02400024241.0001.500.329.942.15
    1985Toronto Blue JaysALMLB24DH1500.0000000.0000.000.009.339.56
    1986Syracuse ChiefsILAAA25OF3400.0803218583.9762.400.0024.5100.07
    1986Toronto Blue JaysALMLB25OF320160.03000030301.0000.900.1919.849.25
    1986Toronto Blue JaysALMLB25DH1600.0000000.0000.000.009.924.64
    1987Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAA26OF9500.0177741188184.9791.900.0068.893.12
    1988Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAA27OF2100.0341113635.9721.700.0014.870.07
    1989Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAA28OF9600.0152441160156.9751.600.0066.297.03
    MLB Totals - (OF)5302445610011.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (DH)3500000000.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (OF)501009982828512.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (OF)1360026049112.0000.000.00---------
    A+ Totals - (OF)13400280912312.0000.000.00---------
    Rk Totals - (OF)49009258012.0000.000.00---------
    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
    1979Minor---------49-
    1981Minor---------134-
    1982Minor---------136-
    1983Minor---------108-
    1984MLB---------54
    1984Minor---------110-
    1985MLB---------1615
    1985Minor---------37-
    1986MLB---------3216
    1986Minor---------34-
    1987Minor---------95-
    1988Minor---------21-
    1989Minor---------96-
    Totals---------87335