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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Robert Lynn Welch
Stat Years
1977-1994  [mlb] 1978-1994
Height/Weight
6-3 / 190
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (520) ... OF (1)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
Death
2014-06-09 [57.218]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
Hazel Park (Hazel Park,MI)
Colleges
Eastern Michigan University (Ypsilanti, Michigan)
Draft
Selected by the Los Angeles Dodgers in Round #1 (#20 overall) of the 1977 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase) 3 Draft Instances
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Dale McReynolds
MLB Debut
1978-06-20 - Boxscore  (Age: 21.229)
Service Time
Organizations
LAN [11] OAK [7]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 19507 ... retro id: welcb001 ... mlbam id: 124064
Relations
Father of Riley Welch
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1977San Antonio DodgersTexAAlan-201---454.4414141100071.0944435317564001.5611.920.382.157.105.583.29.444
    1977Minor Totals: LANbyYearAA----201---454.4414141100071.0944435317564001.5611.920.382.157.105.583.29.444
    1978Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-212---513.7811112000069.0723329819533031.329.391.042.486.914.302.79.833
    1978Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan35212Log - Sp - Ext - Perf742.022313436103111.1922825626662211.067.440.492.105.342.262.54.636
    1978Minor Totals: LANbyYearAAA----211---513.7811112000069.0723329819533031.329.391.042.486.914.302.79.833
    1978MLB Totals: LANbyYearMLB----211Log - Sp - Ext - Perf742.032313436103111.3922825626662211.067.450.492.115.352.272.54.636
    1979Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan35223Log - Sp - Ext - Perf563.982512101013581.1824236732640031.409.070.773.547.084.652.00.455
    1979MLB Totals: LANbyYearMLB----221Log - Sp - Ext - Perf564.002512101013581.3824236732640031.419.100.783.557.104.662.00.455
    1980Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan35234Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1493.29323232000213.2190857815791417531.268.000.633.335.943.581.78.609
    1980MLB Totals: LANbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1493.29323232000213.7190857815791417531.268.020.633.335.953.591.78.609
    1981Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan35245Log - Sp - Ext - Perf953.44232321000141.114156541141882031.298.980.702.615.603.572.15.643
    1981MLB Totals: LANbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf953.44232321000141.314156541141882031.298.990.702.625.613.572.15.643
    1982Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan35256Log - Sp - Ext - Perf16113.36363693000235.2199948819811765151.197.600.733.096.723.592.17.593
    1982MLB Totals: LANbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf16113.37363693000235.7199948819811765151.197.610.733.106.733.602.17.593
    1983Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan35267Log - Sp - Ext - Perf15122.65313143000204.0164736013721564631.167.240.573.186.883.222.17.556
    1983MLB Totals: LANbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf15122.65313143000204.0164736013721564631.167.240.573.186.883.222.17.556
    1984Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan35278Log - Sp - Ext - Perf13133.78312931020178.2191867511581264221.399.620.552.926.354.332.17.500
    1984MLB Totals: LANbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf13133.79312931020178.7191867511581264221.409.650.562.936.364.342.17.500
    1985Vero Beach DodgersFSLA+lan-289---002.12330000017.015440190000.947.940.000.534.762.129.00.000
    1985Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan35289Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1442.31232383000167.114149431635967461.057.580.861.885.162.642.74.778
    1985Minor Totals: LANbyYearA+----281---002.12330000017.015440190000.947.940.000.534.762.129.00.000
    1985MLB Totals: LANbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1442.32232383000167.314149431635967461.057.590.861.895.172.642.74.778
    1986Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan352910Log - Sp - Ext - Perf7133.28333373000235.2227958614551832171.208.670.532.106.993.633.33.350
    1986MLB Totals: LANbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf7133.29333373000235.7227958614551832171.208.690.542.107.003.643.33.350
    1987Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan353011Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1593.22353564000251.2204949021861964441.157.300.753.087.013.362.28.625
    1987MLB Totals: LANbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1593.22353564000251.7204949021861964441.157.310.753.087.023.372.28.625
    1988Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak353112Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1793.64363642000244.2237107992281158313101.308.720.812.985.813.941.95.654
    1988MLB Totals: OAKbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1793.65363642000244.7237107992281158313101.308.730.812.995.823.941.95.654
    1989Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak353213Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1783.00333310000209.2191827013781375061.288.200.563.355.883.521.76.680
    1989MLB Totals: OAKbyYearMLB----321Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1783.01333310000209.7191827013781375061.298.220.563.365.893.531.76.680
    1990Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak353314Log - Sp - Ext - Perf2762.95353522000238.0214907826771272251.228.090.982.914.803.401.65.818
    1990MLB Totals: OAKbyYearMLB----331Log - Sp - Ext - Perf2762.95353522000238.0214907826771272251.228.090.982.914.803.401.65.818
    1991Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak353415Log - Sp - Ext - Perf12134.58353571000220.0220124112259110132111.419.001.023.724.135.071.11.480
    1991MLB Totals: OAKbyYearMLB----341Log - Sp - Ext - Perf12134.58353571000220.0220124112259110132111.419.001.023.724.135.071.11.480
    1992Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak353516Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1173.27202000000123.211447451343471021.278.300.953.133.423.421.09.611
    1992MLB Totals: OAKbyYearMLB----351Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1173.29202000000123.711447451343471021.278.330.953.143.433.431.09.611
    1993Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak353617Log - Sp - Ext - Perf9115.29302800020166.2208102982556631071.5811.231.353.023.405.511.13.450
    1993MLB Totals: OAKbyYearMLB----361Log - Sp - Ext - Perf9115.31302800020166.7208102982556631071.5911.261.353.033.415.521.13.450
    1994Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak353718Log - Sp - Ext - Perf367.0825800417068.27956541043443311.7810.351.315.645.777.341.02.333
    1994MLB Totals: OAKbyYearMLB----371Log - Sp - Ext - Perf367.1325800417068.77956541043443311.7910.431.325.675.817.391.02.333
    MLB Totals (17 yrs)2111463.475064626128204483,092.0289413101191267103419695545791.278.420.783.015.733.811.90.591
    National League Totals (10 yrs)115863.142922674723162581,820.7163170263513356512923725371.218.060.662.796.393.472.29.572
    American League Totals (7 yrs)96603.9421419514541901,271.312636085561344696771820421.368.940.953.324.794.301.44.615
    Minor League Totals963.90282831000157.0181816811371187031.3910.380.632.126.764.643.19.600
    Minor: A+ Totals002.12330000017.015440190000.947.940.000.534.762.129.00.000
    Minor: AA Totals454.4414141100071.0944435317564001.5611.920.382.157.105.583.29.444
    Minor: AAA Totals513.7811112000069.0723329819533031.329.391.042.486.914.302.79.833
    Los Angeles Dodgers Totals (10 yrs)115863.142922674723162581,820.7163170263513356512923725371.218.060.662.796.393.472.29.572
    Oakland Athletics Totals (7 yrs)96603.9421419514541901,271.312636085561344696771820421.368.940.953.324.794.301.44.615
    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. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1977San Antonio DodgersTexAAlan-20p---11415130000000703000.200.200.200.4001830.000.000.3750.0038.890.000.00.000.0
    1978Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-21p---2112000000000100000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    1978Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3521pL-S-E-P22329351001000706000.172.172.207.3793561.034.035.2270.0020.000.000.00.0020.0
    1979Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3522pL-S-E-P32519130003000613000.158.200.158.3582330.000.000.2310.0026.090.000.00.000.0
    1980Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3523pL-S-E-P4347011730030011305000.243.254.286.54076203.057.043.2981.3217.1113.000.00.0017.6
    1981Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3524pL-S-E-P5234531001020011607000.222.239.267.50653121.067.045.3451.8930.1916.000.00.0010.0
    1982Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3525pL-S-E-P6388551210030033207200.141.167.153.32097131.047.012.2183.0932.9910.670.00.008.3
    1983Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3526pL-S-E-P731732710120112213001.096.120.151.27178112.055.055.1201.2828.2122.0073.01.2828.6
    1984Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3527pL-S-E-P832510400030021508001.078.113.078.1916140.039.000.1113.2824.597.500.00.000.0
    1985Vero Beach DodgersFSLA+lan-28p---932000000000100000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    1985Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3528pL-S-E-P925504910040031307001.180.226.200.42660101.080.020.2435.0021.674.330.00.0011.1
    1986Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3529pL-S-E-P1035762800140042315000.105.160.145.30586111.092.040.1354.6526.745.7576.01.1612.5
    1987Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3530pL-S-E-P11388351300050072408000.157.222.157.37998130.084.000.2207.1424.493.430.00.000.0
    1994Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak3537pL-S-E-P12261000000000000001.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (11 yrs)3305822688712300122171359204.151.186.177.36366810310.062.026.2093.2925.607.77291.00.3011.4
    National League Totals (10 yrs)3045812688712300122171359203.151.186.177.36366710310.062.026.2103.3025.647.77290.50.3011.4
    American League Totals (1 yrs)261000000000000001.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor League Totals2819130000000903000.158.158.158.3162230.000.000.3000.0040.910.000.00.000.0
    Minor: A+ Totals32000000000100000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AA Totals1415130000000703000.200.200.200.4001830.000.000.3750.0038.890.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AAA Totals112000000000100000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    Los Angeles Dodgers Totals (10 yrs)3045812688712300122171359203.151.186.177.36366710310.062.026.2103.3025.647.77290.50.3011.4
    Oakland Athletics Totals (1 yrs)261000000000000001.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    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
    1978Albuquerque DukesPCLAAA21P1100.0580013131.0001.200.007.9100.014
    1978Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB21P230111.1612101918.9470.800.1614.2100.09
    1979Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB22P25081.128331310.7690.400.1215.4100.09
    1980Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB23P320213.21526134241.9761.300.1919.694.18
    1981Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB24P230141.14180122221.0001.000.1620.9100.06
    1982Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB25OF100.0000000.0000.000.000.62.611
    1982Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB25P360235.21926204745.9571.300.1922.294.77
    1983Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB26P310204.01427314441.9321.300.2019.1100.010
    1984Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB27P310178.22028255048.9601.500.2719.196.98
    1985Vero Beach DodgersFSLA+28P300.03201551.0001.700.002.1100.015
    1985Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB28P230167.11527314542.9331.800.2514.292.09
    1986Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB29P330235.22126224947.9591.400.2020.494.36
    1987Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB30P350251.225380363631.0001.800.2521.692.17
    1988Oakland AthleticsALMLB31P360244.21632124948.9801.300.2022.2100.07
    1989Oakland AthleticsALMLB32P330209.22621435147.9221.400.2220.4100.07
    1990Oakland AthleticsALMLB33P350238.020310251511.0001.500.2121.6100.07
    1991Oakland AthleticsALMLB34P350220.01529214644.9571.300.2021.6100.07
    1992Oakland AthleticsALMLB35P200123.2513111918.9470.900.1512.3100.012
    1993Oakland AthleticsALMLB36P300166.216260242421.0001.400.2518.5100.011
    1994Oakland AthleticsALMLB37P25068.246101110.9090.400.1521.996.29
    MLB Totals - (OF)100000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (P)50603,0862433942630663637.9611.300.210.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)1100580013131.0001.200.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (P)3003201551.0001.700.000.00.00
    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
    1978MLB23----------
    1978Minor11----------
    1979MLB25----------
    1980MLB32----------
    1981MLB23----------
    1982MLB36--------1-
    1983MLB31----------
    1984MLB31----------
    1985MLB23----------
    1985Minor3----------
    1986MLB33----------
    1987MLB35----------
    1988MLB36----------
    1989MLB33----------
    1990MLB35----------
    1991MLB35----------
    1992MLB20----------
    1993MLB30----------
    1994MLB25----------
    Totals520--------1-