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Ray SmithTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1977-1986 MLB Years: 1981-1983
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Drafted

PositionsC-534, OF-34, 3B-18, 1B-13, 2B-9Position when Drafted1BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRaymond Edward Smith
Height6-1Weight185BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateSeptember 18,1955 [63.027]PlaceGlendale,California
High SchoolLincoln (San Diego,CA)

DraftedSelected by the California Angels [Team Picks] in the 22nd round (507th overall) of the 1973 Amateur Entry Draft
MLB DebutApril 9,1981 [25.204]
OrganizationsMIN [8] OAK [1] SDN [1] Awards5
TBC Player ID18197Retrosheet IDsmitr102MLBAM ID122445
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed37Power39Contact87XBH41RBIs43Runs34Hitting52Durability50Team.450Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1977Elizabethton TwinsAppRkmin-21632345071131742171351031300.303.396.457.85310721276.291.154.372.38112.683.620.292.5433.4329.58
1977Visalia OaksCalifA+min-213312023436012003191430000.358.458.433.891527142.400.075.208.40813.389.860.740.70120.0016.28
1977Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         9635473114191862174542461300.322.417.449.86615928418.326.127.316.39012.925.740.441.9144.2524.56
1978Orlando TwinsSouAAmin-c2272216265810023143172041200.269.331.343.6747412240.286.074.157.3117.088.331.180.83108.0020.69
1979Toledo Mud HensILAAAmin-c2378233245873324111419211000.249.297.343.6408013260.261.094.155.2915.387.311.361.1577.6722.41
1980Toledo Mud HensILAAAmin-c241153983610914404653183216400.274.304.329.63313118427.295.055.106.2874.227.491.780.000.0016.51
1981Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin18c251540481011000300000.200.200.300.50012240.194.100.100.2260.007.500.002.5040.0025.00
1982Toledo Mud HensILAAAmin-c26943052583132643341810410210.272.319.387.70611821339.265.115.170.3175.312.950.561.7750.8325.30
1982Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin1c26923150101001300000.217.250.304.5547124.250.087.130.2494.1712.503.000.000.0020.00
1983Elizabethton TwinsAppRkmin-3b-2b2726621317510911181210000.274.444.387.83124681.340.113.403.38922.2214.810.670.000.0035.29
1983Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin5c27591521134500810101213104.224.274.257.531395167.241.033.105.2475.997.191.200.000.0014.71
1984Toledo Mud HensILAAAmin-c288024724571003261181924220.231.259.308.5677613263.238.077.109.2533.047.222.381.1482.3322.81
1985Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-c291043974812932374212163746310.325.355.474.82918842426.343.149.186.3643.768.692.311.6456.7132.56
1986Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak-c301540480001114320010.200.304.200.5048046.216.000.100.2408.706.520.750.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter8321516476111010111813104.219.259.270.529588231.234.051.107.0004.767.791.640.43215.0017.02
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter68022522736331101429284342016717626391650.281.336.381.7178581532500.293.100.180.0006.687.041.051.1677.6624.17
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter486162016144476121918212127812015371150.274.311.371.6826011071761.285.097.145.0004.436.811.541.0885.2624.10
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter72216265810023143172041200.269.331.343.6747412240.286.074.157.0007.088.331.180.83108.0020.69
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter3312023436012003191430000.358.458.433.891527142.400.075.208.00013.389.860.740.70120.0016.28
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter892966388182751182532241300.297.407.443.85013127357.300.146.378.00014.856.160.421.9642.2930.68
Minnesota Twins Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter8321516476111010111813104.219.259.270.529588231.234.051.107.0004.767.791.640.43215.0017.02
Average MLB - Per 162 games162420319212222020213526208.219.259.270.52911316451.234.051.107.0004.767.791.640.43215.0017.02
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625376515126376885404269410.281.336.381.71720436596.293.100.180.0006.687.041.051.1677.6624.17

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1985Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-Rel29000.0010100101.01000000001.009.00------0.00--
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0010100101.01000000001.009.00------0.00--
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0010100101.01000000001.009.00------0.00--
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings000.002200220002200220.0220000000001.009.00------0.00--

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Orlando Twins SouAAmin22C57--31023131346333.9625.84-----47279.239.9
1979Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAmin23C73--35828113397386.9725.29-----57893.652.5
1980Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAmin24C100--4616477532525.9875.25------11587.071.4
1981Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25C15--653--68681.0004.53-5362.5115100.013.8
1982Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAmin26C89--44959118519508.9795.71-----49494.763.6
1982Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin26C9--442--46461.0005.11-3260.0-9100.05.6
1983Elizabethton Twins AppRkmin273B15--7241014131.7562.07------2657.721.4
1983Elizabethton Twins AppRkmin272B9--1125143736.9734.00------2634.612.9
1983Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin27C59--2722753304299.9845.07-362460.0159100.036.4
1984Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAmin28C62--3793824419417.9956.73-----48077.545.3
1984Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAmin281B4--163122019.9504.75------805.02.9
1985Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn29C64--45443114508497.9787.77------10461.544.4
1985Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn29OF32--445--49491.0001.53------10430.822.2
1985Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn291B8--613-564641.0008.00------1047.75.6
1985Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn293B1--11--221.0002.00------1041.00.7
1986Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak30C6--2231-2625.9624.17-----11540.04.2
1986Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak303B2--11--221.0001.00------1513.31.4
1986Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak30OF2--2---221.0001.00------1513.31.4
1986Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak301B1--1022-1412.85712.00------156.70.7
MLB Totals for C - 3 season(s)-   C83--3813253418413.9884.98-442960.32830.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 6 season(s)-   C394--2123235432624012358.9825.98-----143940.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF34--465--51511.0001.50------340.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 3 season(s)-   1B13--878379895.9697.31------130.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B3--22--441.0001.33------30.00.0
AA Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C57--31023131346333.9625.84-----4570.00.0
Rk Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B15--7241014131.7562.07------150.00.0
Rk Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B9--1125143736.9734.00------90.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Orlando Twins SouAAmin22-57---------
1979Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAmin23-73---------
1980Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAmin24-100---------
1981Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25-15---------
1982Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAmin26-89---------
1982Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin26-9---------
1983Elizabethton Twins AppRkmin27---9-15-----
1983Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin27-59---------
1984Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAmin28-624--------
1985Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn29-648--1---32-
1986Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak30-61--2---2-

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1987Elizabethton TwinsAppRkMinormin31Manager692940.42013.02 
1988Elizabethton TwinsAppRkMinormin32Manager703337.47112.54 
1989Elizabethton TwinsAppRkMinormin33Manager684721.691--1 League Champions
1990Elizabethton TwinsAppRkMinormin34Manager675116.761--1 
1991Elizabethton TwinsAppRkMinormin35Manager683929.5746.04 
1992Elizabethton TwinsAppRkMinormin36Manager664917.742--1 Lost in Finals
1993Elizabethton TwinsAppRkMinormin37Manager673730.552--1 Lost in Finals
1994Elizabethton TwinsAppRkMinormin38Manager663630.5455.02 
2002Elizabethton TwinsAppRkMinormin46Manager673730.5525.52 
2003Elizabethton TwinsAppRkMinormin47Manager664224.636--1 League Champions
2004Elizabethton TwinsAppRkMinormin48Manager673829.5673.02 
2005Elizabethton TwinsAppRkMinormin49Manager674819.716--1 League Champions
2006Elizabethton TwinsAppRkMinormin50Manager684226.618--1 Lost in finals
2007Elizabethton TwinsAppRkMinormin51Manager685018.735--1 League Champions (Danville)
2008Elizabethton TwinsAppRkMinormin52Manager664125.621--3 League Champions
2009Elizabethton TwinsAppRkMinormin53Manager684523.662--1 Lost in Finals
2010Elizabethton TwinsAppRkMinormin54Manager664125.6211.02 Lost in Finals
2011Elizabethton TwinsAppRkMinormin55Manager684226.6183.02 Lost in Semi-Finals
2012Elizabethton TwinsAppRkMinormin56Manager654322.662--1 League Champions
2013Elizabethton TwinsAppRkMinormin57Manager683731.5443.53 
2014Elizabethton TwinsAppRkMinormin58Manager683830.559--1 Lost in Semi-Finals
2015Elizabethton TwinsAppRkMinormin59Manager683434.5006.03 
2016Elizabethton TwinsAppRkMinormin60Manager673631.5372.52 Lost in Semi-Finals
2017Elizabethton TwinsAppRkMinormin61Manager684127.603--1 League Champions
2018Elizabethton TwinsAppRkMinormin62Manager663927.591--1 League champions
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
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* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Awards [5]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2005Appalachian League Manager of the Year1
2006Appalachian League Manager of the Year ... Rookie League Manager of the Year2
2007Rookie League Manager of the Year1
2014Appalachian League Manager of the Year1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1985-12-09ContractSigned as Free Agent by Athletics. 
1985-10-01Released by Padres. 
1984-12-07TradeTraded by Twins to Padres for Floyd Chiffer. 
1977-01-24ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Twins. 
* 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.