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Pete VarneyTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1973-1977 MLB Years: 1973-1976
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PositionsC-67, DH-2Position when Drafted1BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRichard Fred Varney Jr.
Height6-3Weight235BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateApril 10,1949 [69.009]PlaceRoxbury,Massachusetts
High SchoolNorth Quincy (Quincy,MA)
CollegeHarvard University (Cambridge,MA)

DraftedSelected by the Atlanta Braves [Team Picks] in the 1st round (19th overall) of the 1971 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Chicago White Sox [Team Picks] in the 1st round (1st overall) of the 1971 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the San Francisco Giants [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (25th overall) of the 1970 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Washington Senators II [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (43rd overall) of the 1969 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Houston Astros [Team Picks] in the 1st round (1st overall) of the 1967 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Houston Astros [Team Picks] in the 3rd round (44th overall) of the 1967 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Kansas City Athletics [Team Picks] in the 1st round (1st overall) of the 1966 Amateur Entry Draft
MLB DebutAugust 26,1973 [24.138]
OrganizationsCHA [4] ATL [2] Awards1
TBC Player ID19178Retrosheet IDvarnp101MLBAM ID123663
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed40Power65Contact24XBH59RBIs50Runs42Hitting59Durability20Team.462Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1973Chicago White SoxALMLBcha8c2454000000001000000.000.200.000.200005.000.000.250.14220.000.000.000.000.000.00
1974Chicago White SoxALMLBcha8c25928170002001800100.250.267.250.5177030.333.000.036.2393.3326.678.000.000.000.00
1975Chicago White SoxALMLBcha8c2636107122951282062810011.271.316.393.709428114.351.122.196.3225.2624.564.671.7553.5027.59
1976Chicago White SoxALMLBcha8c2714415102035002900002.244.279.512.79121543.241.268.317.3604.6520.934.506.9813.6750.00
1976Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl32c27510010000000200001.100.100.100.2001010.125.000.000.0930.0020.000.000.000.000.00
1976Totals for MLB-MLB         195151120350021100003.216.245.431.67622553.216.215.255.3103.7720.755.505.6617.0045.45
1977Richmond BravesILAAAatl-28802633875131104112314142200.285.367.456.82312024302.304.171.285.36710.2613.581.323.3126.3032.00
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter6919018477151520104710114.247.287.374.6617113202.302.127.189.0004.9523.274.702.4838.0027.66
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter802633875131104112314142200.285.367.456.82312024302.304.171.285.00010.2613.581.323.3126.3032.00
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter802633875131104112314142200.285.367.456.82312024302.304.171.285.00010.2613.581.323.3126.3032.00
Chicago White Sox Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter6418018467151520104510113.256.297.389.6867013192.313.133.200.0005.2123.444.502.6036.0028.26
Atlanta Braves Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter510010000000200001.100.100.100.2001010.125.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162446421101621235502311020229.247.287.374.66116731474.302.127.189.0004.9523.274.702.4838.0027.66
Average Minor - Per 162 games16253377152262208324638384400.285.367.456.82324349612.304.171.285.00010.2613.581.323.3126.3032.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1973Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24C5-1410---10101.0002.000.71-----5100.03.1
1974Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25C9--4751-5352.9815.78-2528.619100.05.6
1975Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26C34--1511421167165.9884.85-201458.813694.421.1
1975Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26DH2---------------365.61.2
1976Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27C14--7641-8180.9885.71-18385.7214100.08.7
1976Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl27C5--93-112121.0002.40-5183.335100.03.1
MLB Totals for C - 4 season(s)-   C67-142932642323319.9884.7622.79452366.27670.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH2---------------20.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1973Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24-5---------
1974Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25-9---------
1975Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26-34--------2
1976Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27-14---------
1976Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl27-5---------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1982Brandeis UniversityNCAANCAA-33Manager.000-- 
1983Brandeis UniversityNCAANCAA-34Manager.000-- 
1984Brandeis UniversityNCAANCAA-35Manager.000-- 
1985Brandeis UniversityNCAANCAA-36Manager.000-- 
1986Brandeis UniversityNCAANCAA-37Manager.000-- 
1987Brandeis UniversityNCAANCAA-38Manager.000-- 
1988Brandeis UniversityNCAANCAA-39Manager.000-- 
1989Brandeis UniversityNCAANCAA-40Manager.000-- 
1990Brandeis UniversityNCAANCAA-41Manager.000-- 
1991Brandeis UniversityNCAANCAA-42Manager.000-- 
1992Brandeis UniversityNCAANCAA-43Manager.000-- 
1993Brandeis UniversityNCAANCAA-44Manager.000-- 
1994Brandeis UniversityNCAANCAA-45Manager.000-- 
1995Brandeis UniversityNCAANCAA-46Manager.000-- 
1996Brandeis UniversityNCAANCAA-47Manager.000-- 
1997Brandeis UniversityNCAANCAA-48Manager.000-- 
1998Brandeis UniversityNCAANCAA-49Manager.000-- 
1999Brandeis UniversityNCAANCAA-50Manager.000-- 
2000Brandeis UniversityNCAANCAA-51Manager.000-- 
2001Brandeis UniversityNCAANCAA-52Manager.000-- 
2002Brandeis UniversityNCAANCAA-53Manager.000-- 
2003Brandeis UniversityNCAANCAA-54Manager.000-- 
2004Brandeis UniversityNCAANCAA-55Manager.000-- 
2005Brandeis UniversityNCAANCAA-56Manager.000-- 
2006Brandeis UniversityNCAANCAA-57Manager.000-- 
2007Brandeis UniversityNCAANCAA-58Manager.000-- 
2008Brandeis UniversityNCAANCAA-59Manager.000-- 
2009Brandeis UniversityNCAANCAA-60Manager.000-- 
2010Brandeis UniversityNCAANCAA-61Manager.000-- 
2011Brandeis UniversityNCAANCAA-62Manager.000-- 
2012Brandeis UniversityNCAANCAA-63Manager.000-- 
2013Brandeis UniversityNCAANCAACollege-64Manager000.000--0 
2014Brandeis UniversityNCAANCAACollege-65Manager826.250--0 
2015Brandeis UniversityNCAANCAACollege-66Manager826.250--0 
* 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 [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1971Ivy League All-Conference (C)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1976-06-15TradeTraded by White Sox to Braves for Blue Moon Odom. 
* 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.