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Ross BaumgartenTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1977-1983 MLB Years: 1978-1982
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PositionsP-132, DH-1Position when DraftedpPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRoss Baumgarten
Height6-1Weight180BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateMay 27,1955 [63.176]PlaceHighland Park,Illinois
High SchoolNew Trier (Winnetka,IL)
CollegeUniversity of Florida (Gainesville,FL)

DraftedSelected by the Chicago White Sox [Team Picks] in the 20th round (491st overall) of the 1977 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutAugust 16,1978 [23.081]
OrganizationsCHA [5] DET [1] OAK [1] PIT [1] Awards0Awards Voting1-3
TBC Player ID8591Retrosheet IDbaumr101MLBAM ID110705
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Player Notes:   Topps All-Star Rookie (LHP) in 1979
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts47Walks42Hittable44SO/BB43vsPower44Hitting2Durability57Team.512Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1977FloridaCollegeNCAAJr30ST22853.14161609000114.21185340033760001.329.26--2.595.972.30.615-
1977Appleton FoxesMidwAcha-S/R22363.7517125410184.08248351037655001.428.791.073.966.961.76.333-
1978Appleton FoxesMidwAcha-ST23911.8210100410074.0491915118732000.915.960.122.198.884.06.900-
1978Knoxville SoxSouAAcha-S/R23213.24431100125.0229937140001.167.921.082.525.042.00.667-
1978Iowa OaksAmerAAAcha-ST23543.27990310066.0573024623541001.217.770.823.147.362.35.556-
1978Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorAAA--ST01662.62232218201165.0128584810481413001.076.980.552.627.692.94.727-
1978Chicago White SoxALMLBcha41S/R23225.87743112023.029151539151001.6511.351.173.525.871.67.5004.15
1979Chicago White SoxALMLBcha30ST241383.54282804300190.217582751883726101.358.260.853.923.400.87.6194.51
1980Chicago White SoxALMLBcha30ST252123.44242313100136.012760521052666201.328.400.663.444.371.27.1433.88
1981Chicago White SoxALMLBcha30ST26594.07191902100101.21015646940524201.398.940.803.544.601.30.3573.91
1982Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit34S/R27056.7512102001044.0603333327174101.9812.270.615.523.480.63.0004.67
1983Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak-S/R28015.631239004124.0301715115133001.8811.250.385.634.880.87.000-
1983Evansville TripletsAmerAAAdet-S/R280312.1072500109.22120130810003.0019.55--7.450.930.13.000-
1983Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--S/R0047.4919514005133.2513728123143002.2013.630.276.153.740.61.000-
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter22364.029084610630494.04922462214321122221601.428.940.783.834.031.05.3791.51
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter19163.5359392012353282.22611431112110822011001.318.310.673.447.002.04.543-
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter584.70281414315199.21086752746684001.559.750.634.156.141.48.385-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter213.24431100125.0229937140001.167.921.082.525.042.00.667-
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1272.85272258201158.0131675011551387001.187.460.633.137.862.51.632-
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter853.14161609000114.21185340033760001.329.26--2.595.972.30.615-
Chicago White Sox Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter22313.757874410620450.04322131884018420517501.368.610.803.674.091.11.415-
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter056.7512102001044.0603333327174101.9812.270.615.523.480.63.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings10164.02403734310220.0219109981994999301.428.940.783.834.031.05.3851.51
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings15123.534630169242220.02031118616841719001.318.310.673.447.002.04.556-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1978Knoxville SoxSouAAcha-p2311000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1982Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit34p271212010000000400000.083.083.083.1661012.125.000.000.0750.0033.330.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1212010000000400000.083.083.083.1661012.125.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter181000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter11000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1212010000000400000.083.083.083.1661012.125.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16216201400000005400000.083.083.083.166140162.125.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games1629000000000900000.000.000.000.000009.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Appleton Foxes MidwAcha23P10--2202-2422.9172.20------10100.07.3
1978Knoxville Sox SouAAcha23P4--27--991.0002.25------4100.02.8
1978Iowa Oaks AmerAAAcha23P9---5--551.0000.56------9100.06.6
1978Chicago White SoxALMLBcha23P7-23-2--221.0000.290.09-----7100.04.3
1979Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24P28-1901428114342.9771.500.22-----28100.017.5
1980Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25P24-136531133736.9731.500.26-----24100.015.0
1981Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26P19-101716-123231.0001.210.23-----19100.017.9
1981Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26DH1---------------195.30.9
1982Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27P12-4428-110101.0000.830.23-----12100.07.4
1983Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak28P12---4--441.0000.33------12100.08.5
1983Evansville Triplets AmerAAAdet28P7----1-1---------7100.05.1
MLB Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P90-494288526115113.9831.260.23-----900.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH1---------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P28---91-109.9000.32------280.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P4--27--991.0002.25------40.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P10--2202-2422.9172.20------100.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Appleton Foxes MidwAcha2310----------
1978Knoxville Sox SouAAcha234----------
1978Iowa Oaks AmerAAAcha239----------
1978Chicago White SoxALMLBcha237----------
1979Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2428----------
1980Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2524----------
1981Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2619---------1
1982Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2712----------
1983Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak2812----------
1983Evansville Triplets AmerAAAdet287----------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1983-03-28Released by Pirates. 
1982-03-21TradeTraded by White Sox with Butch Edge to Pirates for Ernie Camacho and Vance Law. 
* 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.