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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Richard James Wrona
Stat Years
1985-1998  [mlb] 1988-1994
Height/Weight
6-1 / 185
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
C (856) ... 1B (51) ... 3B (19) ... OF (15)
Draft Position
C
Born Date/Place
1963-12-10 in Tulsa, Oklahoma   [56.292]
High School
Bishop Kelley (Tulsa,OK)
Colleges
Wichita State University (Wichita, Kansas)
Draft
Selected by the Chicago Cubs in Round #5 (#130 overall) of the 1985 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Ron Hollingsworth
MLB Debut
1988-09-03 - Boxscore  (Age: 24.268)
Service Time
Organizations
CHN [6] CIN [2] CHA [2] TEX [2] MIL [1] CLE [1] SLN [1] PHI [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 19958 ... retro id: wronr001 ... mlbam id: 124623
Relations
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1985Peoria ChiefsMidwAchn-21c---1616241002002500000.250.333.313.6461851.188.063.36411.1127.782.500.00.0025.0
    1985Winston-Salem SpiritsCaroA+chn-21c---1204941140020131500000.224.269.306.57552154.122.082.3245.7728.855.000.00.0036.4
    1986Winston-Salem SpiritsCaroA+chn-22c---291267436815043252253758010.255.330.356.6863059519.206.101.2838.2012.131.4866.81.3127.9
    1987Pittsfield CubsEastAAchn-23c---37021822481031255173212330.220.245.307.5522316714.138.087.2503.0313.854.57218.00.4329.2
    1988Pittsfield CubsEastAAchn-24c---456000001001201110.000.125.000.125900.167.000.00011.1122.222.000.00.000.0
    1988Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-24c---48319328519022300173400010.264.324.342.6662106611.166.078.3128.1016.192.0096.50.9521.6
    1988Chicago CubsNLMLBchn124cL-S-E-P446000000000100000.000.000.000.000600.000.000.0000.0016.670.000.00.000.0
    1989Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-25c---5601891541832131174010020.217.249.323.5721976113.143.106.2653.5520.305.7194.51.0231.7
    1989Chicago CubsNLMLBchn125cL-S-E-P538921126212140022110211.283.299.391.69097365.130.108.3382.0621.6510.5046.02.0619.2
    1990Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-26c---65814616334021502103513010.226.280.295.575160436.123.069.2846.2521.883.5073.01.2518.2
    1990Chicago CubsNLMLBchn126cL-S-E-P616293500001021101010.172.226.172.3983250.103.000.2786.2534.385.500.00.000.0
    1991Tulsa DrillersTexAAtex-27c---7278241301370251800000.159.207.293.50087244.171.134.1645.7520.693.6027.33.4530.8
    1992Nashville SoundsAmerAAAcin-28c---8401181629822101152111000.246.282.398.6801254712.195.152.2844.0016.804.2059.01.6041.4
    1992Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin728cL-S-E-P81123040000000300002.174.174.174.3482340.000.000.2000.0013.040.000.00.000.0
    1993Nashville SoundsAmerAAAcha129c---973184243913032201113524300.212.260.332.5922046116.174.120.2425.3917.163.1861.31.4741.0
    1993Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2729cL-S-E-P948010001000400000.125.125.125.250810.000.000.2500.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    1994New Orleans ZephyrsAmerAAAmil-30c---10531582039831212173322108.247.286.354.6401705612.158.107.3044.1219.414.71158.00.5930.8
    1994Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAcin-30c---10621260000000620001.286.348.286.6342360.000.000.4000.0026.090.000.00.000.0
    1994Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil4230cL-S-E-P10610254013001101000.500.5451.2001.74512125.800.700.5008.338.331.0010.08.33100.0
    1995Buffalo BisonsAmerAAAcle-31c---113193921600100131922107.226.263.290.553101276.086.064.2802.9718.816.330.00.0028.6
    1995Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-31c---111631171112002600101.226.265.419.68434133.258.193.2405.8817.653.0031.02.9442.9
    1996Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red BaronsILAAAphi-32c---12611751040805201174134204.229.267.360.6271916313.171.131.2673.6621.475.8635.02.6232.5
    1997Birmingham BaronsSouAAcha-33c---13291031126712240031221101.252.284.398.6821104110.175.146.2672.7310.914.0051.51.8238.5
    1997Nashville SoundsAmerAAAcha-33c---137021122521506221134133107.246.266.403.6692218521.171.157.2791.3618.5513.6735.22.7140.4
    1998Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAtex-34c---141003004683151535131556841312.277.327.383.71032811521.150.106.3254.5717.073.7360.01.5225.3
    MLB Totals (6 yrs)791681641613181054112223.244.267.345.6121785810.137.101.3022.8123.038.2056.01.6924.4
    National League Totals (4 yrs)691501435212141043611223.233.255.300.555158455.100.067.2892.5322.789.0075.01.2714.3
    American League Totals (2 yrs)1018264014001501000.333.368.7221.09020135.444.389.4175.0025.005.0018.05.0083.3
    Minor League Totals8992560295611132153928617181334883335151241.239.283.348.6312776890186.161.109.2794.7917.583.6765.61.4030.4
    Minor: A Totals616241002002500000.250.333.313.6461851.188.063.36411.1127.782.500.00.0025.0
    Minor: A+ Totals111316477919043453285258010.250.321.348.66935711023.193.098.2887.8414.571.8679.01.1229.1
    Minor: AA Totals131409378717565753166434541.213.245.323.56843713228.154.110.2353.6614.654.0068.21.3732.2
    Minor: AAA Totals651181920944195102919371287367252310740.242.285.353.6381964643134.156.111.2884.4318.694.2262.71.4830.4
    Chicago Cubs Totals (3 yrs)581271431212141043311221.244.269.323.592135415.118.079.3092.9624.448.2563.51.4816.1
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (1 yrs)1123040000000300002.174.174.174.3482340.000.000.2000.0013.040.000.00.000.0
    Milwaukee Brewers Totals (1 yrs)610254013001101000.500.5451.2001.74512125.800.700.5008.338.331.0010.08.33100.0
    Chicago White Sox Totals (1 yrs)48010001000400000.125.125.125.250810.000.000.2500.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    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 Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1994New Orleans ZephyrsAmerAAAmil-301---003.0030003303.02110041110.676.000.000.0012.003.000.00.000
    1994Minor Totals: MILbyYearAAA----301---003.0030003303.02110041110.676.000.000.0012.003.002.00.000
    1996Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red BaronsILAAAphi-322---000.0010001101.02000020002.0018.000.000.0018.000.000.00.000
    1996Minor Totals: PHIbyYearAAA----321---000.0010001101.02000020002.0018.000.000.0018.000.002.00.000
    Minor League Totals002.2540004404.04110061111.009.000.000.0013.502.252.00.000
    Minor: AAA Totals002.2540004404.04110061111.009.000.000.0013.502.252.00.000
    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 Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1985Peoria ChiefsMidwA21C600.0311213432.9415.300.004.3100.03
    1985Winston-Salem SpiritsCaroA+21C1600.0901031103100.9716.300.0011.580.03
    1986Winston-Salem SpiritsCaroA+22C7900.045671118538527.9806.700.0057.286.81
    1986Winston-Salem SpiritsCaroA+221B100.03000331.0003.000.000.71.14
    1986Winston-Salem SpiritsCaroA+223B200.01300441.0002.000.001.42.23
    1986Winston-Salem SpiritsCaroA+22OF400.04000441.0001.000.002.94.411
    1987Pittsfield CubsEastAA23C6800.02934994351342.9745.000.0049.397.12
    1987Pittsfield CubsEastAA231B300.06000661.0002.000.002.24.34
    1988Pittsfield CubsEastAA24C300.01110012121.0004.000.002.260.05
    1988Iowa CubsAmerAAA24C8200.03473670390383.9824.700.0057.798.81
    1988Chicago CubsNLMLB24C2013.01110012121.0006.000.921.250.04
    1989Iowa CubsAmerAAA25C5400.02923768335329.9826.100.0037.590.02
    1989Iowa CubsAmerAAA251B500.04840552521.00010.400.003.58.35
    1989Chicago CubsNLMLB25C370244.11581531176173.9834.700.7122.897.43
    1990Iowa CubsAmerAAA26C4600.02733364312306.9816.700.0031.579.32
    1990Iowa CubsAmerAAA261B800.03840342421.0005.300.005.513.89
    1990Chicago CubsNLMLB26C16086.0559226664.9704.000.749.9100.03
    1991Tulsa DrillersTexAA27C2200.01071420123121.9845.500.0016.281.53
    1991Tulsa DrillersTexAA27OF400.02000221.0000.500.002.914.88
    1992Nashville SoundsAmerAAA28C2700.01621141177173.9776.400.0018.867.52
    1992Nashville SoundsAmerAAA281B200.01600216161.0008.000.001.45.09
    1992Nashville SoundsAmerAAA283B200.0011021.5000.500.001.45.09
    1992Nashville SoundsAmerAAA28OF700.02000221.0000.300.004.917.512
    1992Cincinnati RedsNLMLB28C10058.0505205755.9655.500.956.290.93
    1992Cincinnati RedsNLMLB281B101.02000221.0002.002.000.69.16
    1993Nashville SoundsAmerAAA29C7200.04005257457452.9896.300.0050.398.62
    1993Chicago White SoxALMLB29C4025.01200012121.0003.000.482.5100.04
    1994New Orleans ZephyrsAmerAAA30C4300.02174645267263.9856.100.0029.981.12
    1994Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAA30C600.03470241411.0006.800.004.2100.03
    1994New Orleans ZephyrsAmerAAA301B300.02350228281.0009.300.002.15.77
    1994New Orleans ZephyrsAmerAAA303B100.00200221.0002.000.000.71.97
    1994Milwaukee BrewersALMLB30C5027.0102101312.9232.400.444.383.36
    1994Milwaukee BrewersALMLB301B101.0000000.0000.000.000.916.76
    1995Buffalo BisonsAmerAAA31C3100.01671613184183.9955.900.0021.5100.03
    1995Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAA31C1300.0574116261.9844.700.009.081.34
    1996Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red BaronsILAAA32C5600.03112771345338.9806.000.0039.491.82
    1997Birmingham BaronsSouAA33C2900.01992834230227.9877.800.0021.0100.03
    1997Nashville SoundsAmerAAA33C4400.02433041277273.9866.200.0030.862.92
    1997Nashville SoundsAmerAAA331B1200.064801172721.0006.000.008.417.14
    1997Nashville SoundsAmerAAA333B1200.0424433228.8752.300.008.417.14
    1998Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAA34C8500.046145128518506.9776.000.0059.085.01
    1998Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAA341B1500.0869159695.9906.300.0010.415.05
    1998Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAA343B200.00100111.0000.500.001.42.04
    MLB Totals - (C)74002963283336328.9764.400.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (1B)2002000221.0001.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (C)559002964344574133653308.9835.900.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (1B)450027530128306305.9976.800.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (3B)1700428533732.8651.900.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (OF)7002000221.0000.300.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (C)1220061092148716702.9805.800.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (1B)3006000661.0002.000.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (OF)4002000221.0000.500.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (C)950054681149641627.9786.600.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (1B)1003000331.0003.000.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (3B)2001300441.0002.000.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (OF)4004000441.0001.000.000.00.00
    A Totals - (C)600311213432.9415.300.000.00.00
    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
    1985Minor-22---------
    1986Minor-791-2----4-
    1987Minor-683--------
    1988MLB-2---------
    1988Minor-85---------
    1989MLB-37---------
    1989Minor-545--------
    1990MLB-16---------
    1990Minor-468--------
    1991Minor-22-------4-
    1992MLB-101--------
    1992Minor-272-2----7-
    1993MLB-4---------
    1993Minor-72---------
    1994MLB-51--------
    1994Minor-493-1------
    1995Minor-44---------
    1996Minor-56---------
    1997Minor-7312-12------
    1998Minor-8515-2------
    Totals-85651-19----15-