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David RiskeTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1996-2010 MLB Years: 1999-2010
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Rated Prospect

PositionsP-675Position when DraftedpPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDavid Richard Riske
Height6-2Weight175BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 23,1976 [41.212]PlaceRenton,Washington
High SchoolLindbergh (Renton,WA)
CollegeGreen River Community College (Auburn,WA)

DraftedSelected by the Cleveland Indians [Team Picks] in the 56th round (1560th overall) of the 1996 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsSteve AvilaService Time8.116 (2008)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2002-CLE-#7
MLB DebutAugust 14,1999 [22.295]
OrganizationsCLE [9] MIL [3] BOS [1] CHA [1] KCA [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID549Retrosheet IDriskd001MLBAM ID228594
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (55.92%) -- Changeup (39.04%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (5.04%)
Fastball Velocity [2010] - 87.74
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts74Walks48Hittable77SO/BB64vsPower77Hitting0Durability58Team.530Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1997Kinston IndiansCaroA+cle-Rel20442.25390390023272.0582218333900001.267.250.384.1311.252.73.500-
1998Kinston IndiansCaroA+cle12CL21112.335305300503354.0481514415671001.178.000.672.5011.174.47.500-
1998Akron AerosEastAAcle-Rel21000.0020200113.01000150000.673.00--3.0015.005.00--
1998Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--CL0112.215505500513457.0491514416721001.147.740.632.5311.374.50.5002.37
1999Akron AerosEastAAcle-R/CL22001.902302300221223.2565113331000.761.900.384.9412.552.54--
1999Buffalo BisonsILAAAcle-Rel22300.65230230019627.2143207220000.764.55--2.287.163.141.000-
1999Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--R/CL0301.234604600411850.01997120551000.763.330.183.519.642.751.0002.41
1999Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle54Rel22118.3612012003014.020151326160001.8612.861.293.8610.292.67.5003.99
2000Akron AerosEastAAcle-S/R23000.0031200114.02000040000.504.50----9.000.00--
2000Buffalo BisonsILAAAcle-Rel23003.0020200003.02110222001.336.00--6.006.001.00--
2000Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--Rel0001.2951400117.04110262000.865.14--2.577.713.00-2.28
2001Buffalo BisonsILAAAcle53R/CL24122.363803800261553.0451614217720101.167.590.342.8712.154.24.333-
2001Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle54Rel24201.9826026006127.02076318291021.396.590.995.939.551.611.0004.55
2002Akron AerosEastAAcle-S/R25003.0042200206.052211100001.007.501.501.5015.0010.00--
2002Buffalo BisonsILAAAcle-Rel25013.7290900839.264424170001.035.591.863.7215.834.25.000-
2002Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--Rel0013.45132110010315.2116635270001.026.321.722.8715.515.40.0002.96
2002Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle54Rel25225.26510510017151.0493230835651041.648.591.406.1411.401.86.5004.73
2003Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle54Rel26222.29680680024874.2522119920821030.966.271.082.419.884.10.5003.33
2004Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle54Rel27733.72720720027577.06932321141783021.428.031.284.779.081.90.7004.55
2005Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle54Rel28343.10580580033172.25528251115480040.966.811.361.865.943.20.4294.45
2006Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-S/R29015.4052300005.05330580002.009.00--9.0014.401.60.000-
2006Boston Red SoxALMLBbos54Rel29013.7280800209.28442350001.147.451.862.794.661.67.0005.73
2006Chicago White SoxALMLBcha54Rel29113.93330330010034.0321615414230011.348.391.053.676.031.64.5004.63
2007Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca54Rel30142.45650650027469.2611919827520011.267.881.033.496.721.93.2004.45
2008Nashville SoundsPCLAAAmil-ST31000.0011000001.0000003000--------27.000.00--
2008Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil54Rel31125.3145045006242.0472525625271001.709.991.285.315.741.08.3335.47
2009Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil54Rel320018.0010100001.04220000004.0036.00------0.00-3.10
2010Brevard County ManateesFSLA+mil-ST33019.0033000004.07540230002.2515.75--4.506.751.50.000-
2010Nashville SoundsPCLAAAmil21Rel33204.0080800209.08641480001.338.001.004.008.002.001.000-
2010Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--S/R0215.541138002013.01511816110001.6210.380.694.157.621.83.6673.77
2010Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil54Rel33005.0123023005023.025141328161021.419.640.773.096.172.00-4.11
MLB Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter20203.6746204620016022494.24422152036621244180191.317.991.193.837.982.08.5001.34
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter11102.3221392040015473273.02068371141043444101.136.730.463.4011.243.31.524-
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter642.3286383005524107.28033285391322101.106.630.413.2310.933.38.600-
AA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter001.723232900261436.21387215521000.763.190.493.6812.763.47--
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter562.4995392007335130.011342367501601001.257.820.483.4611.083.20.455-
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter00--00000000.0000000000----------0.00--
Cleveland Indians Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter17123.5528702870011016315.02651351254413531860151.267.521.253.839.022.36.586-
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter125.40690690011266.2764140833432021.6410.261.084.465.811.30.333-
Kansas City Royals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter142.45650650027469.2611919827520011.267.881.033.496.721.93.200-
Chicago White Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter113.93330330010034.0321615414230011.348.391.053.676.031.64.500-
Boston Red Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter013.7280800209.28442350001.147.451.862.794.661.67.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings993.672040204007110220.0195959029941954081.317.991.193.837.982.08.5001.34
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings982.3217071630012358220.0165665711832753101.136.730.463.4011.243.31.529-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2008Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil54p31441000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter441000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1624000000000000000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1997Kinston Indians CaroA+cle20P39--411-215151.0000.38------39100.027.9
1998Kinston Indians CaroA+cle21P53--39-112121.0000.23------53100.037.9
1998Akron Aeros EastAAcle21P2---1--111.0000.50------2100.01.4
1999Akron Aeros EastAAcle22P23---2--221.0000.09------23100.016.4
1999Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle22P23--21-1331.0000.13------23100.016.0
1999Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle22P12-14121-43.7500.250.21-----12100.07.4
2000Akron Aeros EastAAcle23P3--1---111.0000.33------3100.02.1
2000Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle23P2---1--111.0000.50------2100.01.4
2001Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle24P38--15-1661.0000.16------38100.026.8
2001Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle24P26-2715-2661.0000.230.22-----26100.016.0
2002Akron Aeros EastAAcle25P4---1--111.0000.25------4100.02.8
2002Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle25P9---2--221.0000.22------9100.06.3
2002Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25P51-51-8-1881.0000.160.16-----51100.031.5
2003Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26P68-7425-2771.0000.100.09-----68100.042.0
2004Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle27P72-7774-111111.0000.150.14-----72100.044.4
2005Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle28P58-7227-1991.0000.160.13-----58100.035.8
2006Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos29P5--1---111.0000.20------5100.03.5
2006Chicago White SoxALMLBcha29P33-34121-43.7500.090.09-----33100.020.4
2006Boston Red SoxALMLBbos29P8-9-1--111.0000.130.11-----8100.04.9
2007Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca30P65-70511-216161.0000.250.23-----65100.040.1
2008Nashville Sounds PCLAAAmil31P1---------------1100.00.7
2008Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil31P45-4212--331.0000.070.07-----45100.027.8
2009Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil32P1-1-------------1100.00.6
2010Brevard County Manatees FSLA+mil33P3---------------3100.02.2
2010Nashville Sounds PCLAAAmil33P8---1--111.0000.13------8100.05.6
2010Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil33P23-2312--331.0000.130.13-----23100.014.2
MLB Totals for P - 11 season(s)-   P462-4942149297270.9720.150.14-----4620.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 7 season(s)-   P86--410-214141.0000.16------860.00.0
AA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P32--14--551.0000.16------320.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P95--720-327271.0000.28------950.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1997Kinston Indians CaroA+cle2039----------
1998Kinston Indians CaroA+cle2153----------
1998Akron Aeros EastAAcle212----------
1999Akron Aeros EastAAcle2223----------
1999Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle2223----------
1999Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2212----------
2000Akron Aeros EastAAcle233----------
2000Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle232----------
2001Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle2438----------
2001Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2426----------
2002Akron Aeros EastAAcle254----------
2002Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle259----------
2002Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2551----------
2003Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2668----------
2004Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2772----------
2005Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2858----------
2006Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos295----------
2006Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2933----------
2006Boston Red SoxALMLBbos298----------
2007Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca3065----------
2008Nashville Sounds PCLAAAmil311----------
2008Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil3145----------
2009Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil321----------
2010Brevard County Manatees FSLA+mil333----------
2010Nashville Sounds PCLAAAmil338----------
2010Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil3323----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2001Cleveland IndiansDiv SeriesMLB24000.003003.2201500.944.910.002.4512.275.000.00.000
2006Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB290210.45909000010.1151312242101.8813.061.743.481.740.5011.32.000
2007Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB30004.1580800008.29442311001.469.352.083.1211.423.674.15.000
2008Milwaukee BrewersMLB Spring TrainingMLB31002.0880800118.2822015001.108.310.001.045.195.002.08.000
2009Milwaukee BrewersMLB Spring TrainingMLB32000.0001-1001216.01520210201.008.441.130.560.000.001.13.000
2011Baltimore OriolesMLB Spring TrainingMLB34103.86909002011.214552211001.4310.801.541.548.495.503.861.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 5 yrs123.7434133004355.361262381129301.309.921.301.794.722.644.23.333
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs000.0030300003.7200015000.824.910.002.4512.275.000.00.000

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1998Carolina League All-Star Team (RP)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2010-08-23Released by Brewers 
2010-06-08InjuredActivated from DL 
2010-05-21InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2010-03-25InjuredDisabled -- - 
2009-11-06InjuredActivated from DL 
2009-06-04InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2009-04-16InjuredDisabled -- Tight right elbow 
2008-05-15InjuredDisabled -- Hyper-extended right elbow 
2007-12-05ContractSigned by Brewers (3-years) 
2007-10-30Free AgentElected free agency 
2006-12-20ContractSigned by Royals (1-year) 
2006-06-15TradeTraded by Red Sox to White Sox for Javier Lopez 
2006-05-22InjuredActivated from DL 
2006-04-12InjuredDisabled -- lower back strain 
2006-01-27TradeTraded by Indians with Coco Crisp and Josh Bard to Red Sox for Guillermo Mota, Andy Marte, Kelly Shoppach, cash considerations, and a player to be named or further cash considerations. 
2002-06-19InjuredDisabled -- strain of the left glutinous muscle 
1996-10-21Contractsigned 
* 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
1999Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll22200,000-80742-1,454,491200,000200,000
2001Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll24200,000-77134-1,897,758200,000400,000
2002Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll25227,500-68025252,011,045200,000627,500
2003Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll26314,000-63219222,163,527300,000941,500
2004Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll271,025,000-3446622,070,100300,0001,966,500
2005Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll281,425,000-34110632,189,055300,0003,391,500
2006Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll291,800,000-32722602,365,072327,0005,191,500
2006Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll291,800,000-32716602,365,072327,0005,191,500
2007Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll302,000,000-32510602,459,737380,0007,191,500
2008Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll314,000,0008.116218976++2,696,252390,00011,191,500
2009Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll324,250,000-199976++2,746,792400,00015,441,500
2010Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll334,500,000-193679++2,812,412400,00019,941,500
* 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