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Current Status
Retired on 2014-03-06
High Level
Proper Name
Richard Alexander Ankiel
Stat Years
1998-2013  [mlb] 1999-2013
Height/Weight
6-1 / 210
Bats/Throws
Left / Left
Positions
CF (453) ... OF (153) ... P (118) ... RF (90) ... LF (44)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
High School
Port St. Lucie (Port St. Lucie,FL)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the St. Louis Cardinals in Round #2 (#72 overall) of the 1997 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
John DiPuglia
MLB Debut
1999-08-23 - Boxscore  (Age: 20.035)
Service Time
9.046 (2013)
Organizations
SLN [10] WAS [2] KCA [1] ATL [1] NYN [1] HOU [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 4147 ... retro id: ankir001 ... mlbam id: 150449
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1999Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln2419rf-cf---1810140011001002000.400.455.7001.1551371.400.300.3337.690.000.0010.07.6925.0
    1999Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-19p---11621362004000301102.286.273.381.6542382.095.095.3160.0013.040.000.00.0033.3
    1999St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln6619pL-S-E-P1910010000000301000.100.100.100.2001110.000.000.1430.0027.270.000.00.000.0
    2000St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln6620pL-S-E-P2336881711290042001001.250.292.382.67473264.191.132.3265.4827.405.0034.02.7423.5
    2001Johnson City CardinalsAppRksln2421p---341105213070103500112620011.286.364.6381.0021186717.457.352.2909.3222.032.3610.58.4756.7
    2001St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln6621pL-S-E-P368100000001501000.000.111.000.1111000.125.000.00010.0050.005.000.00.000.0
    2003Tennessee SmokiesSouAAsln3323rf-cf---43025261015001200000.240.269.400.66926102.200.160.2273.857.692.0025.03.8533.3
    2004Tennessee SmokiesSouAAsln3324p---524000000000000000.000.000.000.000400.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    2004St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln4924pL-S-E-P551000000001100000.000.500.000.5002001.000.000.00050.0050.001.000.00.000.0
    2005Quad Cities SwingMidwAsln3125of---6511853350101114500273750614.270.368.514.8822239522.389.244.27312.1116.591.3716.84.9344.0
    2005Springfield CardinalsTexAAsln3225of---634136183370103000102900004.243.295.515.8101467017.346.272.2376.8519.862.9013.66.8551.5
    2007Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-27of---7102389621041533289432590405511.267.314.568.88242322150.368.301.2655.9121.283.6012.27.5748.1
    2007St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2427rf-cfL-S-E-P747172314981113910134101403.285.328.535.8631909220.331.250.3066.8421.583.1515.65.7940.8
    2008St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2428cfL-S-E-P8120413651092122571214210050338.264.337.506.84346320948.346.242.2899.0721.602.3816.55.4044.0
    2009St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2429cfL-S-E-P91223725086212113843269930345.231.285.387.67240414434.228.156.2836.4424.503.8133.82.7239.5
    2010Omaha RoyalsPCLAAAkca-30cf---10186781760490011900001.254.265.522.787683510.284.268.2951.4727.9419.0016.85.8858.8
    2010Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca2430cfL-S-E-P1027921424704151072910102.261.317.467.7841014311.293.206.3336.9328.714.1423.03.9645.8
    2010Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2830cfL-S-E-P10471191725612921194210021.210.324.328.652139399.286.118.30713.6730.222.2159.51.4436.0
    2011Gulf Coast Nationals GCLRkwas-31cf---1112010000001000000.500.667.5001.167310.500.000.50033.330.000.000.00.000.0
    2011Harrisburg SenatorsEastAAwas-31cf---1114000000000400000.000.000.000.000400.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    2011Syracuse ChiefsILAAAwas-31cf---1127211000101200000.143.250.286.536821.429.143.20012.5025.002.000.00.00100.0
    2011Washington NationalsNLMLBwas43,2431cfL-S-E-P111223804691200937103299623117.239.296.363.65941513829.218.124.2976.9923.133.3142.22.1731.9
    2012Hagerstown SunsSALAwas-32cf---1238241014003200001.500.6361.0001.6361182.875.500.60027.2718.180.678.09.0950.0
    2012Harrisburg SenatorsEastAAwas2432cf---1249330023002200000.333.4551.0001.4551192.889.667.20018.1818.181.004.518.1866.7
    2012Syracuse ChiefsILAAAwas-32cf---1213110000000210000.333.500.333.833410.000.0001.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    2012Washington NationalsNLMLBwas2432cfL-S-E-P1268158153610251513125901033.228.282.411.6931716517.247.183.3307.0234.504.9231.62.9247.2
    2013Houston AstrosALMLBhou2833rfL-S-E-P132562612305110033500000.194.231.484.71565308.339.290.3184.6253.8511.6712.47.6966.7
    2013New York MetsNLMLBnyn1633cfL-S-E-P13206671241270152500001.182.239.364.60371247.242.182.2567.0435.215.0033.02.8258.3
    MLB Totals (13 yrs)651192126046210110762512112162555128121331.240.302.422.7242115811187.271.182.2967.6626.243.4325.33.5940.5
    National League Totals (11 yrs)59917672404269110672252012152491118111329.241.303.418.7211949738168.267.177.2947.8025.193.2326.43.4439.4
    American League Totals (2 yrs)52154203610092610106410102.234.283.474.7571667319.312.240.3296.0238.556.4017.15.4252.8
    Minor League Totals31497515626050472225538321812312724.267.328.548.8761085534126.368.281.2707.6520.092.6313.56.6448.5
    Minor: Rk Totals42107213170103500122620011.290.372.6361.0081216817.458.346.2969.9221.492.1710.78.2654.8
    Minor: A Totals541933554111124900303950615.280.380.534.91423410324.409.254.28412.8216.671.3016.15.1344.4
    Minor: AA Totals79188244680143900143702004.245.297.511.8082049622.340.266.2346.8618.142.6413.46.8647.8
    Minor: AAA Totals13948776129243361025327116516514.265.307.548.85552626763.343.283.2735.1322.054.3013.56.8448.8
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (7 yrs)34210441552625164915774872698410717.251.311.452.7631153472106.287.201.2897.5523.333.0921.34.2540.5
    Washington Nationals Totals (2 yrs)19053861127302145211641155241410.236.292.377.66958620346.227.141.3057.0026.453.7838.42.3936.2
    Atlanta Braves Totals (1 yrs)471191725612921194210021.210.324.328.652139399.286.118.30713.6730.222.2159.51.4436.0
    Kansas City Royals Totals (1 yrs)27921424704151072910102.261.317.467.7841014311.293.206.3336.9328.714.1423.03.9645.8
    Houston Astros Totals (1 yrs)2562612305110033500000.194.231.484.71565308.339.290.3184.6253.8511.6712.47.6966.7
    New York Mets Totals (1 yrs)206671241270152500001.182.239.364.60371247.242.182.2567.0435.215.0033.02.8258.3
    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
    1998Peoria ChiefsMidwAsln22181---302.06770000035.01588012411020.773.860.003.0910.542.063.421.000
    1998Prince William CannonsCaroA+sln28181---962.79212110000126.0914639838181101121.026.500.572.7112.933.294.76.600
    1998Minor Totals: SLNbyYearA/A+----182---1262.63282810000161.01065447850222111140.975.930.452.8012.413.024.44.667
    1999Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln24192---600.91881100049.12565216750020.834.560.362.9213.681.094.691.000
    1999Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-192---733.1616160000088.17337317461196171.357.440.714.6912.123.772.59.700
    1999St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln66192Log - Sp - Ext - Perf013.27950014133.0261212214392011.217.090.553.8210.643.272.79.000
    1999Minor Totals: SLNbyYearAA/AAA----192---1332.36242411000137.79843369621946191.176.430.594.0712.732.823.13.813
    1999MLB Totals: SLNbyYearMLB----191Log - Sp - Ext - Perf013.27950014133.0261212214392011.217.090.553.8210.643.272.79.000
    2000St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln66203Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1173.50313000010175.01378068219019412261.307.051.084.639.984.112.16.611
    2000MLB Totals: SLNbyYearMLB----201Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1173.50313000010175.01378068219019412261.307.051.084.639.984.112.16.611
    2001Johnson City CardinalsAppRksln24214---531.3314141000087.24220131181588060.684.310.101.8516.222.058.78.625
    2001Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-214---0220.7733000004.131010017412004.626.230.0035.318.3120.770.24.000
    2001St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln66214Log - Sp - Ext - Perf127.13660000024.0252119725275032.089.382.639.3810.137.881.08.333
    2001Minor Totals: SLNbyYearAAA/Rk----212---552.2517171000092.045302313516220060.874.400.103.4215.852.934.63.500
    2001MLB Totals: SLNbyYearMLB----211Log - Sp - Ext - Perf127.13660000024.0252119725275032.089.382.639.3810.137.881.08.333
    2003Tennessee SmokiesSouAAsln33235---266.29201010110054.14542385496410001.737.450.838.1210.606.961.31.250
    2003Minor Totals: SLNbyYearAA----231---266.32201010110054.34542385496410001.747.490.838.1510.656.991.31.250
    2004Palm Beach CardinalsFSLA+sln48246---012.0833000008.254200110000.585.190.000.0011.424.150.00.000
    2004Tennessee SmokiesSouAAsln33246---100.0022000009.03100270000.563.000.002.007.001.003.501.000
    2004Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-246---100.0011000006.01100050010.171.500.000.007.501.500.001.000
    2004St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln49246Log - Sp - Ext - Perf105.40500005010.010662191021.109.001.800.908.105.409.001.000
    2004Minor Totals: SLNbyYearAAA/AA/A+----243---210.78660000023.796202230010.473.490.000.788.922.3311.50.667
    2004MLB Totals: SLNbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf105.40500005010.010662191021.109.001.800.908.105.409.001.000
    MLB Totals (4 yrs)13103.905141001101242.019811910532130269202121.367.361.194.8310.004.432.07.565
    National League Totals (4 yrs)13103.905141001101242.019811910532130269202121.367.361.194.8310.004.432.07.565
    Minor League Totals34212.819585411100468.730317514623198665472301.075.820.443.8112.783.363.36.618
    Minor: Rk Totals531.3414141000087.74220131181588060.694.330.101.8616.312.068.78.625
    Minor: A Totals302.06770000035.01588012411020.773.860.003.0910.542.063.421.000
    Minor: A+ Totals972.75242410000134.7965041838192101121.006.440.542.5512.883.355.05.563
    Minor: AA Totals963.453020211100112.773494376714610021.255.860.565.3711.713.932.18.600
    Minor: AAA Totals853.7620200000098.777484176312818181.437.060.645.7711.734.402.03.615
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (4 yrs)13103.905141001101242.019811910532130269202121.367.361.194.8310.004.432.07.565
    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
    1998Peoria ChiefsMidwA18P700.0390012121.0001.700.005.0100.018
    1998Prince William CannonsCaroA+18P2100.0520202725.9261.200.0015.1100.010
    1999Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAA19P1600.08140122221.0001.400.0011.6100.012
    1999St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB19P9033.02000221.0000.200.065.6100.015
    2000St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB20P310175.0814722922.7590.700.1319.193.97
    2001Johnson City CardinalsAppRk21P1400.059201614.8751.000.0021.234.19
    2001Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAA21P300.00200221.0000.700.002.1100.025
    2001St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB21P6024.00300331.0000.500.133.7100.018
    2004Palm Beach CardinalsFSLA+24P300.00200221.0000.700.002.2100.019
    2004Tennessee SmokiesSouAA24P200.01200331.0001.500.001.4100.022
    2004Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAA24P100.00200221.0002.000.000.7100.027
    2004St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB24P5010.01300441.0000.800.403.1100.018
    2005Quad Cities SwingMidwA25OF3000.0542305956.9491.900.0021.658.87
    2005Springfield CardinalsTexAA25OF2500.0483115251.9812.000.0017.973.56
    2007Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAA27OF9800.0223873238231.9712.400.0068.196.12
    2007St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB27LF2216.06100771.0003.500.441.24.36
    2007St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB27CF2214137.02700027271.0001.200.2013.646.83
    2007St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB27RF2724198.2582206260.9682.200.3016.757.43
    2008St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB28LF1716131.0220302522.8801.300.1710.514.26
    2008St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB28CF8984766.0213451222217.9772.400.2854.974.21
    2008St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB28RF102.01000111.0001.000.500.60.810
    2009St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB29LF2517153.14120143431.0001.700.2815.420.54
    2009St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB29CF6652458.2134140139135.9712.000.2940.754.12
    2009St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB29RF2721183.2282113130.9681.100.1616.722.12
    2010Omaha RoyalsPCLAAA30CF1300.02100021211.0001.600.009.072.24
    2010AtlantaNLMLB30CF4534325.1734217977.9751.700.2427.895.73
    2010Kansas City RoyalsALMLB30CF2523209.0681217169.9722.800.3315.492.63
    2011Gulf Coast Nationals GCLRk31CF100.01000111.0001.000.001.9100.06
    2011Harrisburg SenatorsEastAA31CF100.0000000.0000.000.000.7100.06
    2011Syracuse ChiefsILAAA31CF200.04100551.0002.500.001.4100.05
    2011WashingtonNLMLB31cf10584785.1234810243242.9962.300.3165.286.11
    2011WashingtonNLMLB31rf9659.21110012121.0001.300.205.67.45
    2012Hagerstown SunsSALA32CF200.03000331.0001.500.001.466.76
    2012Harrisburg SenatorsEastAA32CF200.01000111.0000.500.001.450.06
    2012Syracuse ChiefsILAAA32CF100.0000000.0000.000.000.7100.09
    2012WashingtonNLMLB32CF6237382.0115220119117.9831.900.3138.391.22
    2013NY MetsNLMLB33CF1717142.13510036361.0002.100.2510.585.03
    2013HoustonALMLB33RF2216154.2423204745.9572.000.2913.688.05
    2013NY MetsNLMLB33RF4011.0000000.0000.000.002.520.07
    MLB Totals - (LF)44353006933112.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (CF)4313453,2048992116312.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (rf)906760814085112.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (P)51024211207211.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (CF)16002510012.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (OF)980022387312.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (P)20008180111.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (CF)300100010.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (OF)25004831112.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (P)200120012.0000.000.00---------
    A+ Totals - (P)24005222011.0000.000.00---------
    A Totals - (CF)200300012.0000.000.00---------
    A Totals - (OF)30005423012.0000.000.00---------
    A Totals - (P)700390012.0000.000.00---------
    Rk Totals - (CF)100100011.0000.000.00---------
    Rk Totals - (P)1400592011.0000.000.00---------
    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
    1998Minor28----------
    1999MLB9----------
    1999Minor16----------
    2000MLB31----------
    2001MLB6----------
    2001Minor17----------
    2004MLB5----------
    2004Minor6----------
    2005Minor---------55-
    2007MLB------22227--
    2007Minor---------98-
    2008MLB------17891--
    2009MLB------256627--
    2010MLB-------70---
    2010Minor-------13---
    2011MLB-------1059--
    2011Minor-------4---
    2012MLB-------62---
    2012Minor-------5---
    2013MLB-------1726--
    Totals118-----4445390153-