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Rich WorthamTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1973-1983 MLB Years: 1978-1983
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Drafted

PositionsP-169Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRichard Cooper Wortham
Height6-0Weight185BatsRightThrowsLeft
Born DateOctober 22,1953 [64.296]PlaceOdessa,Texas
High SchoolOdessa (Odessa,TX)
CollegeUniversity of Texas (Austin,TX)

DraftedSelected by the Chicago White Sox [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (27th overall) of the 1976 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the New York Mets [Team Picks] in the 14th round (318th overall) of the 1975 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Texas Rangers [Team Picks] in the 5th round (100th overall) of the 1972 Amateur Entry Draft
MLB DebutMay 3,1978 [24.193]
OrganizationsCHA [4] MON [1] OAK [1] PHI [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID19930Retrosheet IDwortr101MLBAM ID124583
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Player Notes:   Member of the 1974 United States National Baseball team
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts47Walks26Hittable46SO/BB26vsPower46Hitting0Durability61Team.471Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1974TexasCollegeNCAASoRel201020.00170170000106.0000000000----------0.00.833-
1975TexasCollegeNCAAJrST211511.951919010400120.07335260691050001.185.48--5.187.881.52.938-
1977Knoxville SoxSouAAcha-ST23972.53221934300114.01166232345806001.419.160.243.556.321.78.563-
1977Iowa OaksAmerAAAcha-ST23138.71990000031.0543930620223102.3915.681.745.816.391.10.250-
1977Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST010103.85312834300145.0170101629651029101.6210.550.564.036.331.57.500-
1978Iowa OaksAmerAAAcha-ST24583.98222204000138.01367561854739301.388.870.523.524.761.35.385-
1978Chicago White SoxALMLBcha52ST24323.05880200059.0592420123258001.399.000.153.513.811.09.6003.13
1979Chicago White SoxALMLBcha28ST2514144.90343315000204.01951261112110011914331.458.600.934.415.251.19.5004.42
1980Chicago White SoxALMLBcha28S/R26475.97411031009192.01027361458458031.749.980.395.674.400.78.3644.33
1981Memphis ChicksSouAAmon-ST27108.00550000018.015171612888002.397.500.5014.004.000.291.000-
1981Denver BearsAmerAAAmon-ST27664.7916151400077.05748417713311001.666.660.828.303.860.46.500-
1981Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0765.4021201400095.07265578994119001.806.820.769.383.880.41.538-
1982Reading PhilliesEastAAphi-Rel280511.5424321009136.24751472582714002.8611.540.4914.246.630.47.000-
1983Modesto A'sCalifA+oak-S/R29236.751459203044.04541332424412001.989.200.418.599.001.05.400-
1983Albany/Colonie A'sEastAAoak-S/R290311.45431000011.011151441661002.459.003.2713.094.910.38.000-
1983Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--S/R0267.6918810203055.05656476585013002.079.160.989.498.180.86.250-
1983Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak45Rel2900--10100000.0310010000----------0.00--
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter21234.878451337091355.03592241922618218930361.529.100.664.614.791.04.4771.48
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter24355.251168135143121469.24813482743333429364401.749.220.636.405.610.88.407-
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter12174.83474618000246.02471621322114512823401.599.040.775.304.680.88.414-
AA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter10155.465530254391179.21891451091014712129001.879.470.507.366.060.82.400-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter236.751459203044.04541332424412001.989.200.418.599.001.05.400-
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2531.0436191710400226.07335260691050000.632.91--2.754.181.52.893-
Chicago White Sox Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter21234.878351327091355.03562231922618118930361.519.030.664.594.791.04.477-
Oakland Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter00--10100000.0310010000----------0.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings13144.875232204061220.02221391191611311719241.529.100.664.614.791.04.4811.48
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings11165.255438167160220.02251631281515613730201.749.220.636.405.610.88.407-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1977Iowa OaksAmerAAAcha-231013010000000500000.077.077.077.1541013.125.000.000.0690.0038.460.000.000.000.00
1977Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         3213010000000500000.077.077.077.1541013.125.000.000.0690.0038.460.000.000.000.00
1981Denver BearsAmerAAAmon-p27163220001000000000.667.667.6671.334203.667.000.000.6110.000.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter4816230001000500000.188.188.188.3763016.273.000.000.0000.0031.250.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2616230001000500000.188.188.188.3763016.273.000.000.0000.0031.250.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625471000030001700000.188.188.188.37610054.273.000.000.0000.0031.250.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Iowa Oaks AmerAAAcha24P22--424313128.9031.27------22100.016.2
1978Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24P8-59-9--991.0001.130.15-----8100.05.0
1979Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25P34-2047275-3934.8721.000.17-----34100.021.3
1980Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26P41-92718513025.8330.610.27-----41100.025.6
1981Memphis Chicks SouAAmon27P5---1--111.0000.20------5100.03.5
1981Denver Bears AmerAAAmon27P16--392-1412.8570.75------16100.011.8
1982Reading Phillies EastAAphi28P24--27--991.0000.38------24100.017.4
1983Modesto A's CalifA+oak29P14--25--771.0000.50------14100.010.1
1983Albany/Colonie A's EastAAoak29P4--121143.7500.75------4100.02.9
1983Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak29P1---------------1100.00.6
MLB Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P84-35514541017868.8720.810.19-----840.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P38--733514540.8891.05------380.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P33--310111413.9290.39------330.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P14--25--771.0000.50------140.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Iowa Oaks AmerAAAcha2422----------
1978Chicago White SoxALMLBcha248----------
1979Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2534----------
1980Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2641----------
1981Memphis Chicks SouAAmon275----------
1981Denver Bears AmerAAAmon2716----------
1982Reading Phillies EastAAphi2824----------
1983Modesto A's CalifA+oak2914----------
1983Albany/Colonie A's EastAAoak294----------
1983Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak291----------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1983-01-25ContractSigned as Free Agent by Athletics. 
1983-01-07Released by Phillies. 
1982-05-14ContractSigned as Free Agent by Phillies. 
1982-04-01Released by Expos. 
1980-12-12TradeTraded by White Sox to Expos for Tony Bernazard. 
* 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.