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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Ross Baumgarten
Stat Years
1977-1983  [mlb] 1978-1982
Height/Weight
6-1 / 180
Bats/Throws
Left / Left
Positions
P (132) ... DH (1)
Draft Position
p
Born Date/Place
Death
High School
New Trier (Winnetka,IL)
Colleges
University of Florida (Gainesville, Florida)
Draft
Selected by the Chicago White Sox in Round #20 (#491 overall) of the 1977 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1978-08-16 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.081)
Service Time
Organizations
CHA [5] PIT [1] OAK [1] DET [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 8591 ... retro id: baumr101 ... mlbam id: 110705
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1977Appleton FoxesMidwAcha-221---363.7517124105184.08248351037655001.428.791.073.966.965.141.76.333
    1977Minor Totals: CHAbyYearA----221---363.7517124105184.08248351037655001.428.791.073.966.965.141.76.333
    1978Appleton FoxesMidwAcha-232---911.8210104100074.0491915118732010.915.960.122.198.882.314.06.900
    1978Knoxville SoxSouAAcha-232---213.24431001125.0229937140001.167.921.082.525.043.242.00.667
    1978Iowa OaksAmerAAAcha-232---543.27993100066.0573024623541011.217.770.823.147.364.092.35.556
    1978Chicago White SoxALMLBcha41232Log - Sp - Ext - Perf225.87741123023.029151539151011.6511.351.173.525.875.871.67.500
    1978Minor Totals: CHAbyYearAA/AAA/A----233---1662.62232282011165.0128584810481413021.076.980.552.627.693.162.94.727
    1978MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf225.87741123023.029151539151011.6511.351.173.525.875.871.67.500
    1979Chicago White SoxALMLBcha30243Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1383.54282843000190.217582751883726111.358.260.853.923.403.870.87.619
    1979MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1383.55282843000190.717582751883726111.368.280.853.933.413.880.87.619
    1980Chicago White SoxALMLBcha30254Log - Sp - Ext - Perf2123.44242331010136.012760521052666211.328.400.663.444.373.971.27.143
    1980MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf2123.44242331010136.012760521052666211.328.400.663.444.373.971.27.143
    1981Chicago White SoxALMLBcha30265Log - Sp - Ext - Perf594.07191921000101.21015646940524211.398.940.803.544.604.961.30.357
    1981MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf594.09191921000101.71015646940524211.398.980.803.564.624.981.30.357
    1982Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit34276Log - Sp - Ext - Perf056.7512100012044.0603333327174101.9812.270.615.523.486.750.63.000
    1982MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf056.7512100012044.0603333327174101.9812.270.615.523.486.750.63.000
    1983Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak-287---015.631230049124.0301715115133001.8811.250.385.634.886.380.87.000
    1983Evansville TripletsAmerAAAdet-287---0312.1072001509.22120130810003.0019.550.007.450.9318.620.13.000
    1983Minor Totals: OAK-DETbyYearAAA----282---047.5919500514133.7513728123143002.2313.830.276.233.8010.030.61.000
    MLB Totals (5 yrs)22364.029084106360495.34922462214321122221641.428.940.783.844.044.471.05.379
    American League Totals (4 yrs)22313.757874106240451.34322131884018420517541.378.620.803.674.094.251.11.415
    National League Totals (1 yrs)056.7512100012044.0603333327174101.9812.270.615.523.486.750.63.000
    Minor League Totals19163.5459391235203282.72611431112110822011021.318.320.673.447.024.562.04.543
    Minor: A Totals1272.85272282051158.0131675011551387011.187.460.633.137.863.822.51.632
    Minor: AA Totals213.24431001125.0229937140001.167.921.082.525.043.242.00.667
    Minor: AAA Totals584.72281431514199.71086752746684011.559.800.644.176.176.081.48.385
    Chicago White Sox Totals (4 yrs)22313.757874106240451.34322131884018420517541.378.620.803.674.094.251.11.415
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (1 yrs)056.7512100012044.0603333327174101.9812.270.615.523.486.750.63.000
    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%
    1977Appleton FoxesMidwAcha-22p---1170000000000000000.000.000.000.000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1978Knoxville SoxSouAAcha-23p---211000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    1982Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3427pL-S-E-P31212010000000400000.083.083.083.1661210.000.000.1250.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (1 yrs)1212010000000400000.083.083.083.1661210.000.000.1250.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    National League Totals (1 yrs)1212010000000400000.083.083.083.1661210.000.000.1250.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    Minor League Totals181000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AA Totals11000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (1 yrs)1212010000000400000.083.083.083.1661210.000.000.1250.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    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 Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1978Appleton FoxesMidwA23P1000.0220202422.9172.200.007.3100.011
    1978Knoxville SoxSouAA23P400.02700991.0002.300.002.8100.016
    1978Iowa OaksAmerAAA23P900.00500551.0000.600.006.6100.011
    1978Chicago White SoxALMLB23P7023.00200221.0000.300.094.3100.013
    1979Chicago White SoxALMLB24P280190.21428114342.9771.500.2217.5100.07
    1980Chicago White SoxALMLB25P240136.0531133736.9731.500.2615.0100.07
    1981Chicago White SoxALMLB26P190101.27160123231.0001.200.2317.9100.08
    1981Chicago White SoxALMLB26DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.95.36
    1982Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB27P12044.0280110101.0000.800.237.4100.011
    1983Tacoma TigersPCLAAA28P1200.00400441.0000.300.008.5100.013
    1983Evansville TripletsAmerAAA28P700.0001010.0000.000.005.1100.014
    MLB Totals - (P)900494288526115113.9831.300.230.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)100000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)28000910109.9000.300.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (P)4002700991.0002.300.000.00.00
    A Totals - (P)1000220202422.9172.200.000.00.00
    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
    1978MLB7----------
    1978Minor23----------
    1979MLB28----------
    1980MLB24----------
    1981MLB19---------1
    1982MLB12----------
    1983Minor19----------
    Totals132---------1