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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Robert Ernest Babcock
Stat Years
1968-1984  [mlb] 1979-1981
Height/Weight
6-5 / 210
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (233)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
High School
Ellwood City (Ellwood City,PA)
Colleges
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Pittsburgh Pirates in 1967
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1979-07-22 - Boxscore  (Age: 29.331)
Service Time
Organizations
TEX [6] SEA [2]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 8344 ... retro id: babcb101 ... mlbam id: 110413
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1968Gulf Coast PiratesGCLRk----181---057.00900000027.0323121021190001.9610.670.007.006.3310.330.90.000
    1968Minor Totals: byYearRk----181---057.00900009027.0323121021190001.9610.670.007.006.3310.330.90.000
    1969Gulf Coast ExposGCLRk----192---213.69900000039.0341916025320001.517.850.005.777.384.381.28.667
    1969Minor Totals: byYearRk----191---213.69900009039.0341916025320001.517.850.005.777.384.381.28.667
    1970West Palm BeachFSLA+----203---1072.0019000000126.0894128059700001.176.360.004.215.002.931.19.588
    1970Minor Totals: byYearA+----201---1072.00190000190126.0894128059700001.176.360.004.215.002.931.19.588
    1971Quebec CityEastAA----214---792.9327000000132.0996443071880001.296.750.004.846.004.361.24.438
    1971Minor Totals: byYearAA----211---792.93270000270132.0996443071880001.296.750.004.846.004.361.24.438
    1972Quebec CityEastAA----225---753.061600000097.0594333052660001.145.470.004.826.123.991.27.583
    1972PeninsulaILAAA----225---026.601200000030.0332322019170001.739.900.005.705.106.900.89.000
    1972Minor Totals: byYearAAA/AA----222---773.90280000280127.0926655071830001.286.520.005.035.884.681.17.500
    1973PeninsulaILAAA----236---9123.3335000000154.01527557098710001.628.880.005.734.154.380.72.429
    1973Minor Totals: byYearAAA----231---9123.33350000350154.01527557098710001.628.880.005.734.154.380.72.429
    1974-------------247---056.681600000031.0342623033230002.169.870.009.586.687.550.70.000
    1974Quebec CityEastAA----247---9123.3335000000154.01527557098710001.628.880.005.734.154.380.72.429
    1974Minor Totals: byYearAA----241---9123.33350000350154.01527557098710001.628.880.005.734.154.380.72.429
    1975AshevilleSouAA----258---952.452800000092.0732925036490001.187.140.003.524.792.841.36.643
    1975RochesterILAAA----258---224.851000000026.0271614012110001.509.350.004.153.815.540.92.500
    1975Minor Totals: byYearAAA/AA----252---1172.97380000380118.01004539048600001.257.630.003.664.583.431.25.611
    1976RochesterILAAA----269---765.043400000091.01076351047530001.6910.580.004.655.246.231.13.538
    1976Minor Totals: byYearAAA----261---765.0434000034091.01076351047530001.6910.580.004.655.246.231.13.538
    1977Tucson TorosPCLAAAtex-2710---654.57561000556128.01258465487848101.668.790.286.125.915.910.97.545
    1977Minor Totals: TEXbyYearAAA----271---654.57561000556128.01258465487848101.668.790.286.125.915.910.97.545
    1978Tucson TorosPCLAAAtex-2811---103.7910000010119.0159809180001.267.110.004.268.534.262.001.000
    1978Minor Totals: TEXbyYearAAA----281---103.7910000010119.0159809180001.267.110.004.268.534.262.001.000
    1979Tucson TorosPCLAAAtex-2912---533.23410000411564.0532723033545031.347.450.004.647.593.801.64.625
    1979Texas RangersALMLBtex17,202912Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0010.1340001405.17761761002.6311.811.6911.8110.1311.810.86.000
    1979Minor Totals: TEXbyYearAAA----291---533.23410000411564.0532723033545031.347.450.004.647.593.801.64.625
    1979MLB Totals: TEXbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0010.5940001405.37761761002.7512.351.7612.3510.5912.350.86.000
    1980Charleston CharliesILAAAtex-3013---631.52390000391465.0381311126593020.985.260.143.608.171.802.27.667
    1980Texas RangersALMLBtex463013Log - Sp - Ext - Perf124.6319000819023.120131238151021.207.711.163.095.795.011.88.333
    1980Minor Totals: TEXbyYearAAA----301---631.52390000391465.0381311126593020.985.260.143.608.171.802.27.667
    1980MLB Totals: TEXbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf124.6819000819023.320131238151021.217.791.173.125.845.061.88.333
    1981Texas RangersALMLBtex463114Log - Sp - Ext - Perf112.2016000716028.22177216180011.296.590.635.025.652.201.13.500
    1981MLB Totals: TEXbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf112.2316000716028.72177216180011.316.700.645.115.742.231.13.500
    1982Tulsa DrillersTexAAtex-3215---016.19900079216.016121127122011.449.001.133.946.756.751.71.000
    1982Denver BearsAmerAAAtex-3215---313.1614000514125.229119114221021.6810.170.354.917.713.861.57.750
    1982Minor Totals: TEXbyYearAA/AAA----322---324.37230001223341.7452320321343031.609.830.664.597.435.021.62.600
    1983Salt Lake GullsPCLAAAsea-3316---3103.916000056601566.2863929438485021.8611.610.545.136.485.261.26.231
    1983Minor Totals: SEAbyYearAAA----331---3103.946000056601566.7863929438485021.8711.690.545.176.535.301.26.231
    1984Salt Lake GullsPCLAAAsea-3417---235.44212001219049.2663530434191012.0111.960.726.163.446.340.56.400
    1984Minor Totals: SEAbyYearAAA----341---235.49212001219049.7663530434191012.0312.070.736.223.486.400.56.400
    MLB Totals (3 yrs)233.94390001639057.3482725631392031.387.570.954.896.154.261.26.400
    American League Totals (3 yrs)233.94390001639057.3482725631392031.387.570.954.896.154.261.26.400
    Minor League Totals88923.5548430080481541,402.0128570955316786863251111.488.250.105.055.544.551.10.489
    Minor: Totals056.6816000016031.0342623033230002.169.870.009.586.687.550.70.000
    Minor: Rk Totals265.0518000018066.0665037046510001.709.000.006.276.956.821.11.250
    Minor: A+ Totals1072.00190000190126.0894128059700001.176.360.004.215.002.931.19.588
    Minor: AA Totals32323.1011500071152491.039922316922642862011.357.310.044.845.244.091.08.500
    Minor: AAA Totals44473.993323007332952719.073139531914417456231101.609.150.185.225.714.941.09.484
    Texas Rangers Totals (3 yrs)233.94390001639057.3482725631392031.387.570.954.896.154.261.26.400
    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 Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1977Tucson TorosPCLAAAtex-27p---1560000000000000000.000.000.000.000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
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    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 Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1978Tucson TorosPCLAAA28P1000.01100221.0000.200.007.1100.011
    1979Tucson TorosPCLAAA29P4100.0014211614.8750.300.0027.7100.01
    1979Texas RangersALMLB29P405.10100111.0000.300.202.5100.015
    1980Charleston CharliesILAAA30P3900.049121413.9290.300.0028.3100.02
    1980Texas RangersALMLB30P19023.10300331.0000.200.1311.8100.010
    1981Texas RangersALMLB31P16028.22400661.0000.400.2115.2100.010
    1982Tulsa DrillersTexAA32P900.01401551.0000.600.006.6100.011
    1982Denver BearsAmerAAA32P1400.0111111312.9230.900.0010.4100.010
    1983Salt Lake GullsPCLAAA33P6000.0110101211.9170.200.0042.3100.01
    1984Salt Lake GullsPCLAAA34P2100.056411511.7330.500.0015.0100.08
    MLB Totals - (P)39056280010101.0000.300.180.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)185001251957263.8750.300.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (P)9001401551.0000.600.000.00.00
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    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
    1978Minor10----------
    1979MLB4----------
    1979Minor41----------
    1980MLB19----------
    1980Minor39----------
    1981MLB16----------
    1982Minor23----------
    1983Minor60----------
    1984Minor21----------
    Totals233----------