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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Roy Frederick Smalley Iii
Stat Years
1972-1987  [mlb] 1975-1987
Height/Weight
6-1 / 185
Bats/Throws
Both / Right
Positions
SS (1069) ... DH (272) ... 3B (188) ... 2B (58) ... 1B (34) ... C (1)
Draft Position
SS
Born Date/Place
High School
Westchester (Los Angeles,CA)
Colleges
USC (Los Angeles, California)
Draft
Selected by the Texas Rangers in Round #1 (#1 overall) of the 1974 Amateur Entry Draft (Jan-Reg Phase) 5 Draft Instances
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1975-04-30 - Boxscore  (Age: 22.187)
Service Time
Organizations
MIN [10] NYA [3] TEX [2] CHA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 18110 ... retro id: smalr001 ... mlbam id: 122337
Relations
Son of Roy Smalley
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1972USCPac8NCAA-1------19ssDR:5-89---00000000000000000.000.000.000.000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1973USCPac8NCAA-1------20ss------4715133517352930393400000.338.000.523.52307915.000.185.0000.000.000.8730.20.0029.4
    1974PittsfieldNYPLA-----21ss---1125406741022251442000000000.251.251.433.68440617641.000.182.0000.000.000.0029.03.4540.2
    1975SpokanePCLAAA----22ss---243162265581219000000000.340.340.438.7781627111.000.098.0000.000.000.0081.01.2320.0
    1975Texas RangersALMLBtex1522ssL-S-E-P27825022578033340304204216.228.309.296.6052867411.204.068.26110.4914.691.4083.31.0519.3
    1976Texas RangersALMLBtex15232bL-S-E-P3411291529201820292703234.225.363.264.627163343.279.039.27217.7916.560.93129.00.6110.3
    1976Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin523ssL-S-E-P310338446104163236044779222017.271.353.344.69745513221.185.073.33710.3317.361.68192.00.4420.2
    1977Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin524ssL-S-E-P4150584931352156565574891156112.231.316.315.63168018432.211.084.26110.8813.091.2097.30.8823.7
    1978Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin525ssL-S-E-P51585868016031319772885701237316.273.362.433.79570225453.295.160.28012.119.970.8230.82.7133.1
    1979Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin526ssL-S-E-P6162621941682832495238080415989.271.353.441.79472927455.298.170.27410.9710.971.0025.93.2932.7
    1980Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin527ssL-S-E-P7133486641352411263336563229415.278.359.405.76456419737.261.127.29311.5211.170.9740.52.1327.4
    1981Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin528ssL-S-E-P85616724447172200312400258.263.375.443.8182007415.365.180.26815.5012.000.7723.93.5034.1
    1982Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin529ssL-S-E-P9413221000003400010.154.313.231.5441631.308.077.22218.7525.001.330.00.0050.0
    1982New York YankeesALMLBnya34,5529ss-3bL-S-E-P9142486551251422067016810007474.257.346.418.76456520336.298.161.28412.0417.701.4724.33.5428.8
    1983New York YankeesALMLBnya1230ssL-S-E-P1013045170124241186233586825429.275.357.452.80952020443.306.177.28711.1513.081.1725.13.4634.7
    1984New York YankeesALMLBnya12313bL-S-E-P116720917508172621153500325.239.286.388.6742278116.225.149.2536.6115.422.3329.93.0832.0
    1984Chicago White SoxALMLBcha12313bL-S-E-P114713515234041311223000111.170.285.289.574158398.281.119.18613.9218.991.3633.82.5334.8
    1985Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin532dh-ssL-S-E-P1212938857100200124502606511238.258.357.402.75945215632.294.144.28113.2714.381.0832.32.6532.0
    1986Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin533dhL-S-E-P13143459591132042057136880012410.246.342.438.78053020144.336.192.25812.8315.091.1823.03.7738.9
    1987Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin534dhL-S-E-P14110309328516183420365210117.275.352.411.76334712725.259.136.30810.3714.991.4438.62.3129.4
    MLB Totals (16 yrs)16535657745145424425163694273477190814985447121.257.345.395.74065942237432.273.138.27811.6913.771.1834.72.4729.7
    American League Totals (16 yrs)16535657745145424425163694273477190814985447121.257.345.395.74065942237432.273.138.27811.6913.771.1834.72.4729.7
    Minor League Totals1685681001573061661000000000.276.276.435.71156824752.158.159.2550.000.000.0035.52.8233.1
    Minor: A- Totals125406741022251442000000000.251.251.433.68440617641.182.182.2240.000.000.0029.03.4540.2
    Minor: AAA Totals43162265581219000000000.340.340.438.7781627111.099.098.3310.000.000.0081.01.2320.0
    Minnesota Twins Totals (10 yrs)1148399755110461842111048515285496061279383192.262.350.401.75146751602315.273.139.28211.7412.961.1036.32.3530.1
    New York Yankees Totals (3 yrs)33911461422994644515555141203212111118.261.340.426.766131248895.288.165.27910.7515.471.4425.53.4331.8
    Texas Rangers Totals (2 yrs)1193793786100441605969074410.227.328.285.61344910814.230.058.26513.1415.371.1794.80.8916.3
    Chicago White Sox Totals (1 yrs)4713515234041311223000111.170.285.289.574158398.281.119.18613.9218.991.3633.82.5334.8
    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
    1975Texas RangersALMLB22C100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.34
    1975Texas RangersALMLB222B1900.028574148985.9554.500.0011.724.45
    1975Texas RangersALMLB22SS5900.0801751630271255.9414.300.0036.475.62
    1976Texas RangersALMLB232B3800.08299719188181.9634.800.0023.592.72
    1976Minnesota TwinsALMLB23SS10300.01893381870545527.9675.100.0063.6100.01
    1976Texas RangersALMLB23SS500.0310111413.9292.600.003.112.24
    1977Minnesota TwinsALMLB24SS15000.025550433116792759.9585.100.0093.2100.01
    1978Minnesota TwinsALMLB25SS15700.028752725121839814.9705.200.0096.999.41
    1979Minnesota TwinsALMLB261B100.09002991.0009.000.000.60.64
    1979Minnesota TwinsALMLB26SS16100.029657229144897868.9685.400.0099.499.41
    1980Minnesota TwinsALMLB271B300.01620318181.0006.000.001.92.35
    1980Minnesota TwinsALMLB27SS12500.021044617100673656.9755.200.0077.694.01
    1980Minnesota TwinsALMLB27DH300.0000000.0000.000.001.92.38
    1981Minnesota TwinsALMLB281B100.01000010101.00010.000.000.91.87
    1981Minnesota TwinsALMLB28SS3700.05289814149141.9463.800.0033.966.11
    1981Minnesota TwinsALMLB28DH1500.0000000.0000.000.0013.826.82
    1982New York YankeesALMLB292B100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.77
    1982New York YankeesALMLB293B5300.028113711148141.9532.700.0032.737.32
    1982New York YankeesALMLB29SS8900.0109238842355347.9773.900.0054.962.71
    1982Minnesota TwinsALMLB29SS400.05160221211.0005.300.002.5100.03
    1982New York YankeesALMLB29DH400.0000000.0000.000.002.52.87
    1983New York YankeesALMLB301B2200.01538111162161.9947.300.0013.616.94
    1983New York YankeesALMLB303B2600.01157577368.9322.600.0016.020.02
    1983New York YankeesALMLB30SS9100.01252301540370355.9593.900.0056.270.01
    1984New York YankeesALMLB311B500.0440174544.9788.800.003.17.53
    1984Chicago White SoxALMLB311B100.07101881.0008.000.000.62.15
    1984Chicago White SoxALMLB313B3800.01557467672.9471.900.0023.580.92
    1984New York YankeesALMLB313B3500.0177810810595.9052.700.0021.652.23
    1984New York YankeesALMLB31SS1300.0521122726.9632.000.008.019.44
    1984Chicago White SoxALMLB31SS300.02100331.0001.000.001.96.44
    1984New York YankeesALMLB31DH500.0000000.0000.000.003.17.54
    1984Chicago White SoxALMLB31DH200.0000000.0000.000.001.24.37
    1985Minnesota TwinsALMLB321B100.04100551.0005.000.000.60.84
    1985Minnesota TwinsALMLB323B1400.0941125150.9803.600.008.610.92
    1985Minnesota TwinsALMLB32SS4900.05791216150148.9873.000.0030.238.02
    1985Minnesota TwinsALMLB32DH5600.0000000.0000.000.0034.643.41
    1986Minnesota TwinsALMLB333B800.03190122221.0002.800.004.95.62
    1986Minnesota TwinsALMLB33SS1900.01115142726.9631.400.0011.713.32
    1986Minnesota TwinsALMLB33DH11400.0000000.0000.000.0070.479.71
    1987Minnesota TwinsALMLB343B1400.0710302017.8501.200.008.612.72
    1987Minnesota TwinsALMLB34SS400.02100331.0000.800.002.53.63
    1987Minnesota TwinsALMLB34DH7300.0000000.0000.000.0045.166.41
    MLB Totals - (C)100000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (1B)340024312224257255.9927.500.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (2B)58001101561133277266.9604.600.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (3B)18800903753035495465.9392.500.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (SS)1069001688327417470251364962.9664.600.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)27200000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    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
    1975MLB-1-19-59-----
    1976MLB---38-108-----
    1977MLB-----150-----
    1978MLB-----157-----
    1979MLB--1--161-----
    1980MLB--3--125----3
    1981MLB--1--37----15
    1982MLB---15393----4
    1983MLB--22-2691-----
    1984MLB--6-7316----7
    1985MLB--1-1449----56
    1986MLB----819----114
    1987MLB----144----73
    Totals-134581881069----272