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Ron WashingtonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1971-1990 MLB Years: 1977-1989
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PositionsSS-539, 3B-430, 2B-188, DH-30, OF-13, 1B-11, C-2Position when DraftedSS-2BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRonald Washington
Height5-11Weight163BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateApril 29,1952 [66.083]PlaceNew Orleans,Louisiana
High SchoolJohn McDonogh (New Orleans,LA)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1970 by the Kansas City Royals.
MLB DebutSeptember 10,1977 [25.134]
OrganizationsMIN [7] KCA [6] LAN [2] BAL [1] CLE [1] HOU [1] NYN [1] TEX [1] Awards0Awards Voting5-134
TBC Player ID19429Retrosheet IDwashr001MLBAM ID123965
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed68Power61Contact49XBH60RBIs51Runs68Hitting69Durability37Team.465Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1971GCL RoyalsGCLRk-193812729372612313092000000.291.338.425.763549136.340.134.307.3456.6214.712.220.74127.0024.32
1972WaterlooMidwA-2076241375531130420205800000.228.287.261.548635261.297.033.290.2597.6622.222.900.38241.009.09
1973WaterlooMidwA-21852893580135634160204500000.277.324.419.74312124309.311.142.266.3366.4714.562.251.9448.1730.00
1974San JoseCalifA+-2210942549104163241510288600000.245.291.311.60213221453.303.066.252.2816.1818.983.070.44212.5020.19
1975JacksonvilleSouAA-2396267226171020180213900000.228.285.262.547708288.268.034.180.2607.2913.541.860.000.0013.11
1976WaterburyEastAA-2411543661128910432140294500000.294.338.388.72616923465.320.094.193.3366.249.681.550.86109.0017.97
1977San Antonio DodgersTexAAlan-253915824448401361142201200.278.333.380.7136012175.319.102.222.3198.0012.571.570.000.0027.27
1977Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-258535971116178859198214421500.323.359.482.84117333388.346.159.248.3685.4111.342.102.0644.8828.45
1977Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         124517951602512872259356622700.309.351.451.80223345563.338.142.240.3536.2211.721.891.4264.6328.13
1977Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan44ss251019470001110210001.368.400.368.7687020.412.000.000.3530.0010.000.000.000.000.00
1978Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-3b263112226421035327241032100.344.377.598.9757318132.343.254.328.4303.037.582.503.7924.4042.86
1979Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-3b2783273187213412641195643400.264.317.352.6699618303.323.088.168.3036.2718.482.950.33273.0025.00
1980Toledo Mud HensILAAAmin-3b28114407621173153361951881514600.287.321.410.73116739450.347.123.201.3264.0018.004.500.67135.6733.33
1981Toledo Mud HensILAAAmin-3b2913854484157278155437153299310530.289.329.450.77924550594.326.161.261.3505.3916.673.092.5336.2731.85
1981Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin38ss29288481931054141411001.226.270.286.55624490.271.060.143.2584.4415.563.500.000.0021.05
1982Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin38ss3011945148122176539331479023011.271.291.368.65916628470.316.097.129.2942.9816.815.641.0690.2022.95
1983Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin38ss3199317287873426105225013117.246.296.325.62110314344.280.079.164.2826.4014.532.271.1679.2517.95
1984Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin38ss328819725581153231143111304.294.307.447.7548819206.331.153.173.3311.9415.057.751.4665.6732.76
1985Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin38ss-2b33701352437641145181503303.274.308.400.7085411149.295.126.215.3115.3710.071.880.67135.0029.73
1986Toledo Mud HensILAAAmin-2b-3b344919822536131985123202220.268.307.354.6617010214.303.086.162.2935.6114.952.671.4066.0018.87
1986Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin382b-dh3448741519304111232102200.257.278.459.73734781.294.202.230.3193.7025.937.004.9418.5036.84
1987Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-2b-ss35702725087171154387106230310.320.347.555.90215133288.364.235.276.3833.4721.536.205.2118.1337.93
1987Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal373b35267971631160111501002.203.213.304.51724581.238.101.101.2241.2318.5215.001.2379.0031.25
1988Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle15ss366922330571422213393553102.256.298.363.6618118241.294.107.148.2993.7314.523.890.83111.5031.58
1989Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-ss-3b37923314010619455522154013510.320.347.447.79414828355.347.127.172.3534.2311.272.671.4166.2026.42
1989Houston AstrosNLMLBhou293b-2b3777111000000400000.143.143.286.429217.333.143.143.1870.0057.140.000.000.00100.00
1990Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-ss3810135737851561237456001100.238.248.322.57011522364.283.084.106.2541.3716.4812.000.27357.0025.88
MLB Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter564158619041465222014628186526691613131.261.292.368.6605831071689.300.107.154.0003.8515.754.091.1879.3025.85
Minor League Totals - 15 Season(s)Filter13214806667134421370705402715027779921373470.280.320.397.71719073535175.321.117.221.0005.3515.442.881.3568.6626.26
AAA Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter763286341083515540563471114913648421363270.292.325.432.75712382513088.331.140.210.0004.4015.673.561.8151.1330.06
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter25086110723324154653816410601200.271.320.347.66729943928.304.076.194.0006.9011.421.660.43215.2518.45
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter10942549104163241510288600000.245.291.311.60213221453.303.066.252.0006.1818.983.070.44212.5020.19
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter161530721351667645804010300000.255.307.347.65418429570.305.092.277.0007.0218.072.581.2375.7121.48
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter3812729372612313092000000.291.338.425.763549136.340.134.307.0006.6214.712.220.74127.0024.32
Minnesota Twins Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter452125814833347191711824135521031212126.265.294.373.667469831340.303.108.161.0004.1015.673.821.2774.0024.92
Cleveland Indians Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter6922330571422213393553102.256.298.363.6618118241.294.107.148.0003.7314.523.890.83111.5031.58
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter267971631160111501002.203.213.304.51724581.238.101.101.0001.2318.5215.001.2379.0031.25
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1019470001110210001.368.400.368.7687020.412.000.000.0000.0010.000.000.000.000.00
Houston Astros Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter77111000000400000.143.143.286.429217.333.143.143.0000.0057.140.000.000.00100.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1624565511919664285197635409.261.292.368.66016731485.300.107.154.0003.8515.754.091.1879.3025.85
Average Minor - Per 162 games16258982165269966336349835410.280.320.397.71723443635.321.117.221.0005.3515.442.881.3568.6626.26

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1990Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-Rel38006.0030300303.06321210002.6718.003.006.003.000.50--
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter006.0030300303.06321210002.6718.003.006.003.000.50--
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter006.0030300303.06321210002.6718.003.006.003.000.50--
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings006.002200220002200220.044022014773147730002.6718.003.006.003.000.50--

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1977Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan25SS10--414322118.8571.80------10100.06.2
1978Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan263B31--2358858981.9102.61------31100.022.1
1979Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn273B70--56118910183174.9512.49------8384.350.0
1979Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn27SS23--2139466460.9382.61------8327.716.4
1980Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAmin283B81--791901616285269.9443.32------11471.157.9
1980Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAmin282B18--2446847870.8973.89------11415.812.9
1980Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAmin28SS14--28326106660.9094.29------11412.310.0
1981Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAmin293B125--1022712428397373.9402.98------13890.689.3
1981Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAmin29OF8--17-1-1817.9442.13------1385.85.7
1981Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAmin29SS6--1116132827.9644.50------1384.34.3
1981Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin29SS26--5879719144137.9515.27------2892.923.9
1981Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin29OF2--611-87.8753.50------287.11.8
1982Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin30SS91--127186938322313.9723.44------11976.556.2
1982Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin302B37--7482420160156.9754.22------11931.122.8
1982Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin303B1---1--111.0001.00------1190.80.6
1983Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin31SS81--1212041349338325.9624.01------9981.850.0
1983Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin312B14--1939256058.9674.14------9914.18.6
1983Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin313B1---31-43.7503.00------991.00.6
1983Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin31DH1---------------991.00.6
1984Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin32SS71--60114419178174.9782.45------8880.743.8
1984Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin322B9--1717-534341.0003.78------8810.25.6
1984Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin32DH4---------------884.52.5
1984Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin323B2---3--331.0001.50------882.31.2
1985Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin33SS31--2038356158.9511.87------7044.319.1
1985Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin332B24--3150488581.9533.38------7034.314.8
1985Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin333B7--312-115151.0002.14------7010.04.3
1985Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin33DH7---------------7010.04.3
1985Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin331B1--1---111.0001.00------701.40.6
1986Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAmin342B25--5866319127124.9764.96------4951.018.0
1986Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAmin343B23--1838566156.9182.43------4946.916.5
1986Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAmin34SS2--38121211.9175.50------494.11.4
1986Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin342B16--1012232422.9171.38------4833.39.9
1986Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin34DH15---------------4831.39.3
1986Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin34SS7--12-1331.0000.43------4814.64.3
1986Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin343B3--16-2771.0002.33------486.31.9
1987Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal352B15--2427195251.9813.40------7021.410.8
1987Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal35SS14--934-643431.0003.07------7020.010.1
1987Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal353B11--823443531.8862.82------7015.77.9
1987Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal35OF1--1-1-21.5001.00------701.40.7
1987Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal353B20--1540-355551.0002.75------2676.912.3
1987Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal352B3--32--551.0001.67------2611.51.9
1987Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35DH2---------------267.71.2
1987Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35OF2--1---111.0000.50------267.71.2
1987Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35SS1---------------263.80.6
1988Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle36SS54--831411626240224.9334.15------6978.333.3
1988Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle363B8--710121817.9442.13------6911.64.9
1988Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle362B7--511-116161.0002.29------6910.14.3
1988Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle36DH1---------------691.40.6
1989Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou37SS58--671551524237222.9373.83------9263.040.8
1989Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou373B33--2157438278.9512.36------9235.923.2
1989Houston AstrosNLMLBhou372B1---------------714.30.6
1989Houston AstrosNLMLBhou373B1---1--111.0001.00------714.30.6
1990Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex38SS50--77127728211204.9674.08------10149.534.5
1990Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex382B19--4362416109105.9635.53------10118.813.1
1990Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex383B13--823523631.8612.38------10112.99.0
1990Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex381B10--465135251.9815.10------1019.96.9
1990Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex38C2--921-1211.9175.50------1012.01.4
MLB Totals for SS - 9 season(s)-   SS372--4747785515913071252.9583.37------3720.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 8 season(s)-   2B111--1592131242384372.9693.35------1110.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 8 season(s)-   3B43--267628104102.9812.37------430.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 6 season(s)-   DH30---------------300.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF4--711-98.8892.00------40.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 8 season(s)-   3B387--315778757411681093.9362.82------3870.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 7 season(s)-   SS167--2164113479661627.9493.75------1670.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 4 season(s)-   2B77--1492011648366350.9564.55------770.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B10--465135251.9815.10------100.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF9--18-2-2018.9002.00------90.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C2--921-1211.9175.50------20.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1977Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan25----10------
1978Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan26-----31-----
1979Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn27----2370-----
1980Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAmin28---181481-----
1981Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAmin29----6125---8-
1981Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin29----26----2-
1982Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin30---37911-----
1983Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin31---14811----1
1984Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin32---9712----4
1985Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin33--124317----7
1986Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAmin34---25223-----
1986Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin34---1673----15
1987Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal35---151411---1-
1987Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35---3120---22
1988Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle36---7548----1
1989Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou37----5833-----
1989Houston AstrosNLMLBhou37---1-1-----
1990Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex38-210195013-----

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1991Tidewater TidesILAAAMinornyn39Hitting Coach1427765.5427.02Steve Swisher
1992Tidewater TidesILAAAMinornyn40Hitting Coach1425686.39438.04Clint Hurdle
1993Capital City BombersSALAMinornyn41Manager1416477.45429.56 
1994Columbia BombersSALAMinornyn42Manager1355976.43726.55 
1995Norfolk TidesILAAAMinornyn43Hitting Coach1428656.606--1Toby HarrahLost in Finals
1996Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak44First Base Coach1627884.48112.03Art Howe
1997Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak45Third Base Coach1626597.40125.04Art Howe
1998Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak46Third Base Coach1627488.45714.04Art Howe
1999Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak47Third Base Coach1628775.5378.03Art Howe
2000Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak48Third Base Coach1619170.565--1Art HoweLost in 1st Round (Yankees)
2001Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak49Third Base Coach16210260.63014.02Art HoweLost in 1st Round (Yankees)
2002Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak50Third Base Coach16210359.636--1Art HoweLost in 1st Round (Twins)
2003Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak51Third Base Coach1629666.593--1Ken MachaLost in 1st Round (Red Sox)
2004Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak52Third Base Coach1629171.5621.02Ken Macha-
2005Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak53Third Base Coach1628874.5437.02Ken Macha-
2006Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak54Third Base Coach1629369.574--1Ken MachaLost ALCS (Tigers)
2007Texas RangersALMLBMLBtex55Manager1627587.46319.04 
2008Texas RangersALMLBMLBtex56Manager1627983.48821.02 
2009Texas RangersALMLBMLBtex57Manager1628775.53710.03 
2010Texas RangersALMLBMLBtex58Manager1629072.556--3 Lost World Series (Giants)
2011Texas RangersALMLBMLBtex59Manager1629666.593--1 Lost World Series (Cardinals)
2012Texas RangersALMLBMLBtex60Manager1629369.574--3 Lost AL Wild-Card Game (Orioles)
2013Texas RangersALMLBMLBtex61Manager1639172.5585.52 
2014Texas RangersALMLBMLBtex62Manager1626795.41431.05 
2015University of New Orleans PrivateersSthlandNCAACollege-63Volunteer Assistant Coach30327.1008.013Ron Maestri
2015Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak63Coach1626894.42020.05Bob Melvin
2016Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak64Third Base Coach1626993.42626.05Bob Melvin
2017Atlanta BravesNLMLBMLBatl65Third Base Coach1627290.44425.03Brian Snitker
2018Atlanta BravesNLMLBMLBatl66Third Base Coach945242.5530.52Brian Snitker
* 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.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1989-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1989-02-07ContractSigned as Free Agent by Astros. 
1988-11-04Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1987-12-28ContractSigned as Free Agent by Indians. 
1987-12-21Released by Orioles. 
1987-04-06ContractSigned as Free Agent by Orioles. 
1987-03-30Released by Twins. 
1980-03-26TradeTraded by Dodgers to Twins for Wayne Caughey. 
1976-11-02TradeTraded by Royals to Dodgers for Steve Patchin. 
1970-07-17ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Royals. 
* 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

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1985Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll3360,000-51634-370,78060,00060,000
1986Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll3460,000-61437-386,34760,000120,000
1987Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll3585,000-4452237344,90660,000205,000
1988Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll3662,500-60440-392,10762,500267,500
1989Houston AstrosTeam Payroll3762,500-69137-429,80262,500330,000
* 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