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Dick SimpsonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1962-1969 MLB Years: 1962-1969
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PositionsOF-211Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRichard Charles Simpson
Height6-4Weight176BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJuly 28,1943 [75.141]PlaceWashington,DC
High SchoolVenice (Los Angeles,CA)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1961 by the Los Angeles Angels.
MLB DebutSeptember 21,1962 [19.055]
OrganizationsANA [2] CIN [2] CAL [1] HOU [1] NYA [1] SE1 [1] SLN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID18035Retrosheet IDsimpd102MLBAM ID122258
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed74Power76Contact25XBH71RBIs68Runs80Hitting45Durability26Team.494Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1962Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana10of1868121001002300000.250.400.375.7753110.400.125.375.36120.0030.001.500.000.0050.00
1964Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana10of20215011710242281500001.140.259.280.53914358.152.140.300.25413.7925.861.883.4525.0042.86
1965California AngelsALMLBcal10of21827261003102800101.222.267.259.5267130.300.037.148.2396.6726.674.000.000.0016.67
1966Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin20of22928426202041401103223000.238.333.405.73834699.333.167.274.33310.1032.323.204.0421.0030.00
1967Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin20of23445481430160171100111.259.339.370.70920462.302.111.222.31711.2917.741.571.6154.0028.57
1968St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln12of242656111300380182100121.232.323.393.71622365.303.161.286.32012.3132.312.634.6218.6723.08
1968Houston AstrosNLMLBhou37of245917725337231144206140122.186.282.299.5815312202.263.113.226.2719.9030.203.051.4959.0036.36
1968Totals for NL-NL         8523336467261945288240243.197.292.322.6147515267.272.125.240.28210.4930.712.932.2538.8332.61
1969New York YankeesALMLBnya9of25611232004003600000.273.429.455.8845214.600.182.455.40421.4342.862.000.000.0066.67
1969Seattle PilotsALMLBse116of2526518920253141700002.176.236.333.56917455.219.157.275.2627.2730.914.253.6425.5044.44
1969Totals for AL-AL         3262101240293172300002.194.275.355.63022669.270.161.306.29110.1433.333.292.9031.0050.00
MLB Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter28851894107192155610106417463458.207.299.338.63717536595.276.131.255.00010.7629.242.722.5234.5333.64
Houston Astros Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter5917725337231144206140122.186.282.299.5815312202.263.113.226.0009.9030.203.051.4959.0036.36
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter13613834345052002174323111.246.335.391.7265410161.319.145.254.00010.5626.712.533.1127.6029.41
Los Angeles Angels Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2758129202522101800001.155.279.293.57217468.184.138.310.00014.7126.471.802.9429.0044.44
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2656111300380182100121.232.323.393.71622365.303.161.286.00012.3132.312.634.6218.6723.08
Seattle Pilots Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter26518920253141700002.176.236.333.56917455.219.157.275.0007.2730.914.253.6425.5044.44
California Angels Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter827261003102800101.222.267.259.5267130.300.037.148.0006.6726.674.000.000.0016.67
New York Yankees Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter611232004003600000.273.429.455.8845214.600.182.455.00021.4342.862.000.000.0066.67
Average MLB - Per 162 games162291536011183266369832235.207.299.338.6379820335.276.131.255.00010.7629.242.722.5234.5333.64

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1962Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana18OF4--7---771.0001.75------666.72.5
1964Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana20OF16--27---27271.0001.69------2176.29.9
1965California AngelsALMLBcal21OF8--14-2-1614.8751.75------8100.04.9
1966Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin22OF64--35-3-3835.9210.55------9269.640.0
1967Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin23OF26--3421-3736.9731.38------4459.116.0
1968Houston AstrosNLMLBhou24OF49--632216765.9701.33------5983.130.2
1968St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24OF22--261--27271.0001.23------2684.613.6
1969Seattle PilotsALMLBse125OF17--22---22221.0001.29------2665.410.5
1969New York YankeesALMLBnya25OF5--41--551.0001.00------683.33.1
MLB Totals for OF - 7 season(s)-   OF211--232681246238.9671.13------2110.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1962Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana18---------4-
1964Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana20---------16-
1965California AngelsALMLBcal21---------8-
1966Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin22---------64-
1967Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin23---------26-
1968Houston AstrosNLMLBhou24---------49-
1968St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24---------22-
1969Seattle PilotsALMLBse125---------17-
1969New York YankeesALMLBnya25---------5-

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1969-12-12TradeTraded by Brewers with Steve Whitaker to Giants for Bobby Bolin. 
1969-05-19TradeTraded by Yankees to Pilots for Jose Vidal. 
1968-12-04TradeTraded by Astros to Yankees for Dooley Womack. 
1968-06-15TradeTraded by Cardinals with Hal Gilson to Astros for Ron Davis. 
1968-01-11TradeTraded by Reds to Cardinals for Alex Johnson. 
1965-12-09TradeTraded by Orioles with Jack Baldschun and Milt Pappas to Reds for Frank Robinson. 
1965-12-02TradeTraded by Angels to Orioles for Norm Siebern. 
1961-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Angels. 
* 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.