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Ray SoffTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1979-1992 MLB Years: 1986-1987
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PositionsP-454Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRaymond John Soff
Height6-0Weight185BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 31,1958 [59.261]PlaceAdrian,Michigan
High SchoolBlissfield (Blissfield,MI)
CollegeCentral Michigan University (Mount Pleasant,MI)

DraftedSelected by the Chicago Cubs [Team Picks] in the 11th round (272nd overall) of the 1979 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutJuly 17,1986 [27.259]
OrganizationsCHN [6] NYN [3] SLN [3] MIN [2] CAL [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID18249Retrosheet IDsoffr001MLBAM ID122520
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts42Walks65Hittable54SO/BB55vsPower54Hitting1Durability68Team.517Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1979Geneva CubsNYPLA-chn-ST20323.70981000056.0482623234384001.467.710.325.466.111.12.600-
1980Quad Cities CubsMidwAchn-Rel21184.7740238000766.06149352325910001.418.320.274.368.051.84.111-
1981Quad Cities CubsMidwAchn-Rel22303.71320320020651.0492721224396001.438.650.354.246.881.631.000-
1982Salinas SpursCalifA+chn-R/CL231073.164304300371182.2743629530803001.268.060.543.278.712.67.588-
1983Midland CubsTexAAchn-Rel24436.84453420030276.09863589374116001.7711.551.064.364.831.11.571-
1984Midland CubsTexAAchn-S/R25211.521055101041.036127112171001.167.840.222.613.701.42.667-
1985Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-Rel26531.38190190015626.0165409262000.965.54--3.129.002.89.625-
1986Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-Rel27321.27180180014621.0197317170001.228.020.422.957.172.43.600-
1986Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-Rel27321.69210210014342.234138015311001.157.17--3.166.542.07.600-
1986Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--Rel0641.55390390028963.1532011122481001.177.450.143.096.752.18.600-
1986St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln47Rel27423.2930030009038.0371714413222101.308.690.943.055.171.69.6674.00
1987Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-S/R28695.64231310102083.010963521134355001.7211.821.193.693.801.03.400-
1987St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln47Rel28106.4612012001015.01811113590011.5010.571.762.935.281.801.0005.41
1988Portland BeaversPCLAAAmin-S/R29853.912813153062133.21486658645615001.449.970.403.034.111.36.615-
1989Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-Rel30102.3012012004015.216441262001.159.190.571.153.453.001.000-
1989Portland BeaversPCLAAAmin-S/R30643.81296230015585.0833836627591001.298.790.642.866.252.19.600-
1989Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--Rel0743.584163500195100.2994240729653001.278.850.632.595.812.24.636-
1990Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-S/R31642.383112191030109.2903129232633001.117.390.162.635.171.97.600-
1991Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-S/R32873.522818103320138.01185654748846001.207.700.463.135.481.75.533-
1992Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAcal-ST331193.89242405000166.21778572146511510101.459.560.763.516.211.77.550-
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter524.19420420010053.2552825718312111.369.221.173.025.201.72.7141.60
Minor League Totals - 14 Season(s)Filter80663.71412104308143163481191.011765814936945377175101.368.860.523.415.811.70.548-
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter49403.64196861101334610772.07753563134726845433101.359.010.553.115.281.69.551-
AA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1493.9392884106014164.11698772116510119001.429.220.603.555.511.55.609-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1073.164304300371182.2743629530803001.268.060.543.278.712.67.588-
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter484.3172270002013117.011076564569816001.428.460.314.317.541.75.333-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter323.70981000056.0482623234384001.467.710.325.466.111.12.600-
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter524.19420420010053.2552825718312111.369.221.173.025.201.72.714-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings2084.19172017200410220.022511510229741278441.369.221.173.025.201.72.7141.60
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings15123.7176195731309220.021710791138314214001.368.860.523.415.811.70.556-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1984Midland CubsTexAAchn-p25108000000000200000.000.000.000.000008.000.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
1985Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-p26191000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1986Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-p27181000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1986St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln47p27302000000000201000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
1987Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-p28234000000000102000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.0016.670.000.000.000.00
1987St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln47p28121000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1989Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-p30121000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1990Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-p313111000000000302000.000.000.000.0000013.000.000.000.0000.0023.080.000.000.000.00
1991Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-p322827120001000600000.074.074.074.1482027.095.000.000.0670.0022.220.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter423000000000301000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0075.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter141531200010001304000.038.038.038.0762057.050.000.000.0000.0022.810.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter94431200010001004000.047.047.047.0942047.061.000.000.0000.0021.280.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter4710000000000300000.000.000.000.0000010.000.000.000.0000.0030.000.000.000.000.00
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter423000000000301000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0075.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162120000000001204000.000.000.000.0000015.000.000.000.0000.0075.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games162611200010001505000.038.038.038.0762065.050.000.000.0000.0022.810.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1979Geneva Cubs NYPLA-chn20P9--523223028.9333.11------9100.013.0
1980Quad Cities Cubs MidwAchn21P40--4114-1915.7890.38------40100.028.8
1981Quad Cities Cubs MidwAchn22P32--241-76.8570.19------32100.023.7
1982Salinas Spurs CalifA+chn23P43--513422218.8180.42------43100.030.7
1983Midland Cubs TexAAchn24P45--919233028.9330.62------45100.033.1
1984Midland Cubs TexAAchn25P10--23-1551.0000.50------10100.07.4
1985Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln26P19--21--331.0000.16------19100.014.2
1986Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln27P18--16--771.0000.39------18100.013.4
1986Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln27P21--415122019.9500.90------21100.014.8
1986St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln27P30-38671-1413.9290.430.34-----30100.018.6
1987Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln28P23--910232119.9050.83------23100.016.4
1987St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln28P12-1512--331.0000.250.20-----12100.07.4
1988Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin29P28--824313532.9141.14------28100.019.7
1989Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin30P29--513111918.9470.62------29100.020.1
1989Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn30P12--221154.8000.33------12100.08.2
1990Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn31P31--518112423.9580.74------31100.021.2
1991Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn32P28--625113231.9691.11------28100.019.7
1992Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal33P24--932534641.8911.71------24100.016.8
MLB Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P42-53791-1716.9410.380.30-----420.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 7 season(s)-   P196--481391513202187.9260.95------1960.00.0
AA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P92--1429244543.9560.47------920.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P43--513422218.8180.42------430.00.0
A Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P72--6155-2621.8080.29------720.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P9--523223028.9333.11------90.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1979Geneva Cubs NYPLA-chn209----------
1980Quad Cities Cubs MidwAchn2140----------
1981Quad Cities Cubs MidwAchn2232----------
1982Salinas Spurs CalifA+chn2343----------
1983Midland Cubs TexAAchn2445----------
1984Midland Cubs TexAAchn2510----------
1985Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln2619----------
1986Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln2718----------
1986Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln2721----------
1986St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2730----------
1987Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln2823----------
1987St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2812----------
1988Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin2928----------
1989Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin3029----------
1989Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn3012----------
1990Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn3131----------
1991Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn3228----------
1992Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal3324----------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1987-10-02Released by Cardinals. 
1986-01-18ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cardinals. 
1985-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1985-06-29ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cardinals. 
1985-04-01Released by Cubs. 
* 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.

Salaries

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YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1986St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll2760,000-61438-386,34760,00060,000
1987St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll2860,000-59538-344,90660,000120,000
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red