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Ricky AdamsTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1977-1987 MLB Years: 1982-1985
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Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsSS-446, 2B-352, 3B-104, OF-58, 1B-11Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRicky Lee Adams
Height6-2Weight180BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJanuary 21,1959 [59.124]PlaceUpland,California
High SchoolMontclair (Montclair,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Houston Astros [Team Picks] in the 1st round (14th overall) of the 1977 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1983-CAL-#7
MLB DebutSeptember 15,1982 [23.237]
OrganizationsCAL [6] HOU [3] SFN [2] Awards0
TBC Player ID8049Retrosheet IDadamr001MLBAM ID110060
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed77Power45Contact65XBH40RBIs45Runs64Hitting62Durability55Team.480Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1977Gulf Coast AstrosGCLRkhou-183915115343019101112211100.225.280.265.545404165.256.040.172.2536.6713.332.000.61151.0011.76
1978Daytona AstrosFSLA+hou-ss1911239646881230322014367311200.222.287.268.55510615436.271.046.152.2618.2616.742.030.000.0017.05
1979Daytona AstrosFSLA+hou-2b2010730531891220261111233354200.292.349.344.69310514339.325.052.128.3196.789.731.430.000.0015.73
1980Salinas AngelsCalifA+cal-ss2115565142004434410000.250.311.286.59716261.269.036.125.2806.566.561.000.000.0014.29
1980El Paso DiablosTexAAcal-ss2192382681121601253194284842300.293.345.429.77416428419.308.136.249.3496.6811.461.712.8631.8325.00
1980Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         107438731261801257237325252300.288.341.411.75218030480.302.123.233.3406.6710.831.632.5036.5023.81
1981Holyoke MillersEastAAcal-2b221204468511711310482111414325230.262.326.368.69416424496.271.106.220.3198.278.671.052.0244.6020.51
1982Holyoke MillersEastAAcal32b2360227376994428115173031200.304.357.432.7899817250.333.128.229.3536.8012.001.761.6056.7524.64
1982Spokane IndiansPCLAAAcal-2b23712484277103633188162964220.310.364.448.81211119276.330.138.242.3615.8010.511.812.1741.3324.68
1982Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1314757914619710612913335995420.307.361.440.80120936526.332.133.236.3576.2711.221.791.9047.5024.66
1982California AngelsALMLBcal48ss23814120000100211001.143.200.143.3432016.167.000.071.1700.0012.500.000.000.000.00
1983Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAcal-3b-2b2454208386510463881212932200.313.380.486.86610120236.337.173.308.3858.9012.291.382.5434.6730.77
1983California AngelsALMLBcal48,31ss2458112222820261151233002.250.300.321.621364123.265.071.116.2864.079.762.401.6356.0014.29
1984Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAcal-ss-of2510537067106249648204396043210.286.359.449.80816639418.327.163.311.3619.3314.351.541.4461.6736.79
1985Phoenix GiantsPCLAAAsfn-ss26421542247834317062212200.305.331.474.8057315165.331.169.253.3523.6413.333.672.4238.5031.91
1985San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn1ss-3b26541211223312101152313032.190.228.281.509346130.219.091.132.2193.8517.694.601.5460.5026.09
1986Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAAsfn-3b-ss2718375101103107810010.270.400.351.75113245.345.081.297.34315.5617.781.140.000.0020.00
1987Midland AngelsTexAAcal-ss-2b2834127183430216112102110200.268.321.339.660435140.302.071.220.2977.1415.002.101.4363.5014.71
1987Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAcal-ss28411081625112972141521100.231.328.315.643344126.250.084.259.29611.1111.901.071.5954.0016.00
1987Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         75235345941425184243631300.251.325.328.653779266.278.077.238.2969.0213.531.501.5058.7515.25
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter12024735535141632103757035.215.260.291.5517210269.238.076.121.0003.7213.753.701.4961.7518.87
Minor League Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter910321549588712233533781686627343735262370.276.337.384.72112342083572.303.108.225.0007.6412.231.601.4860.6623.45
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter331112519033054212416261151031631712940.293.359.443.802498991266.323.150.282.0008.1412.881.581.9046.8830.00
AA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter306118220833239728145622296142108930.281.338.397.735469741305.298.116.231.0007.3610.881.482.1542.2122.29
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2347578219126506235286311075400.252.314.300.61422731836.293.048.140.0007.5413.161.750.000.0016.23
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter3915115343019101112211100.225.280.265.545404165.256.040.172.0006.6713.332.000.61151.0011.76
California Angels Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter66126233020262151444003.238.289.302.591384139.255.064.111.0003.6010.072.801.4463.0013.33
San Francisco Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter541211223312101152313032.190.228.281.509346130.219.091.132.0003.8517.694.601.5460.5026.09
Average MLB - Per 162 games16233347727152243145079047.215.260.291.5519714363.238.076.121.0003.7213.753.701.4961.7518.87
Average Minor - Per 162 games162572881582269673012497865410.276.337.384.72122037636.303.108.225.0007.6412.231.601.4860.6623.45

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Daytona Astros FSLA+hou19SS86--1333053861476438.9205.09------11276.863.7
1978Daytona Astros FSLA+hou193B21--1956668175.9263.57------11218.815.6
1978Daytona Astros FSLA+hou192B6--917142726.9634.33------1125.44.4
1979Daytona Astros FSLA+hou202B102--1892792449492468.9514.59------10795.375.0
1980Salinas Angels CalifA+cal21SS15--33442117977.9755.13------15100.010.7
1980El Paso Diablos TexAAcal21SS91--1802862347489466.9535.12------9298.966.9
1980El Paso Diablos TexAAcal213B1--321-65.8335.00------921.10.7
1981Holyoke Millers EastAAcal222B103--175301871484476.9834.62------12085.874.6
1981Holyoke Millers EastAAcal22SS10--1323243836.9473.60------1208.37.2
1981Holyoke Millers EastAAcal22OF4--251287.8751.75------1203.32.9
1981Holyoke Millers EastAAcal221B4--324-536361.0009.00------1203.32.9
1982Holyoke Millers EastAAcal232B39--85128218215213.9915.46------6065.027.9
1982Holyoke Millers EastAAcal23SS16--24593118683.9655.19------6026.711.4
1982Holyoke Millers EastAAcal231B1--8--1881.0008.00------601.70.7
1982Holyoke Millers EastAAcal23OF1--2-1-32.6672.00------601.70.7
1982Spokane Indians PCLAAAcal232B51--120121626247241.9764.73------7171.835.7
1982Spokane Indians PCLAAAcal23SS24--35602129795.9793.96------7133.816.8
1982Spokane Indians PCLAAAcal23OF1----1-1---------711.40.7
1982California AngelsALMLBcal23SS8--612141918.9472.25------8100.04.9
1983Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal24OF16--1531-1918.9471.13------5429.611.3
1983Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal242B16--3636397572.9604.50------5429.611.3
1983Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal243B16--1140145251.9813.19------5429.611.3
1983Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal24SS5--711-418181.0003.60------549.33.5
1983California AngelsALMLBcal24SS38--4798622151145.9603.82------5865.523.5
1983California AngelsALMLBcal243B16--325223028.9331.75------5827.69.9
1983California AngelsALMLBcal242B4--818-526261.0006.50------586.92.5
1984Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal25SS43--611291231202190.9414.42------10541.030.3
1984Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal25OF29--644217068.9712.34------10527.620.4
1984Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal253B26--1643266159.9672.27------10524.818.3
1984Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal252B8--1524114039.9754.88------1057.65.6
1985Phoenix Giants PCLAAAsfn26SS36--58103825169161.9534.47------4285.725.4
1985Phoenix Giants PCLAAAsfn26OF1--1---111.0001.00------422.40.7
1985San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn26SS25--2457398481.9643.24------5446.315.4
1985San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn263B16--231133433.9712.06------5429.69.9
1985San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn262B6--913112322.9573.67------5411.13.7
1986Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn273B6--59--14141.0002.33------1833.34.2
1986Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn27SS5--810131918.9473.60------1827.83.5
1986Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn271B2--9--3991.0004.50------1811.11.4
1986Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn272B1--34-1771.0007.00------185.60.7
1987Midland Angels TexAAcal28SS21--356431210299.9714.71------3461.815.4
1987Midland Angels TexAAcal282B13--2332265755.9654.23------3438.29.6
1987Midland Angels TexAAcal28OF1--1---111.0001.00------342.90.7
1987Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal28SS23--39493109188.9673.83------4156.116.1
1987Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal28OF5--9---991.0001.80------4112.23.5
1987Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal281B4--231-224241.0006.00------419.82.8
1987Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal282B3--45-1991.0003.00------417.32.1
1987Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal283B2--12--331.0001.50------414.91.4
MLB Totals for SS - 3 season(s)-   SS71--771671035254244.9613.44------710.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B32--556356461.9531.91------320.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B10--1731164948.9804.80------100.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 6 season(s)-   SS136--2083622685596570.9564.19------1360.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 5 season(s)-   2B79--1781901038378368.9744.66------790.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 5 season(s)-   OF52--8974110096.9601.85------520.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 4 season(s)-   3B50--3394310130127.9772.54------500.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B6--321-533331.0005.50------60.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 3 season(s)-   2B155--2834611295756744.9844.80------1550.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 4 season(s)-   SS138--2524323174715684.9574.96------1380.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF6--55221210.8331.67------60.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B5--404-644441.0008.80------50.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B1--321-65.8335.00------10.00.0
A+ Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B108--1982962553519494.9524.57------1080.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS101--1663494072555515.9285.10------1010.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B21--1956668175.9263.57------210.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Daytona Astros FSLA+hou19---68621-----
1979Daytona Astros FSLA+hou20---102-------
1980Salinas Angels CalifA+cal21----15------
1980El Paso Diablos TexAAcal21----911-----
1981Holyoke Millers EastAAcal22--410310----4-
1982Holyoke Millers EastAAcal23--13916----1-
1982Spokane Indians PCLAAAcal23---5124----1-
1982California AngelsALMLBcal23----8------
1983Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal24---16516---16-
1983California AngelsALMLBcal24---43816-----
1984Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal25---84326---29-
1985Phoenix Giants PCLAAAsfn26----36----1-
1985San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn26---62516-----
1986Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn27--2156-----
1987Midland Angels TexAAcal28---1321----1-
1987Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal28--43232---5-

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1984-12-25ContractSigned as Free Agent by Giants. 
1984-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1980-05-02ContractSigned as Free Agent by Angels. 
1980-04-04Released by Astros. 
* 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

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YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1985San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll2660,000-51621-370,78060,00060,000
* 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