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Rich BeckerTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1990-2002 MLB Years: 1993-2000
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PositionsOF-774, CF-352, RF-152, LF-101, DH-10Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRichard Goodhard Becker
Height5-10Weight193BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateFebruary 1,1972 [46.238]PlaceAurora,Illinois
High SchoolWest Aurora (Aurora,IL)

DraftedSelected by the Minnesota Twins [Team Picks] in the 3rd round (85th overall) of the 1990 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1992-MLB-#7 ... 1993-MLB-#78 ... 1993-MLB-#3 ... 1994-MLB-#37 ... 1994-MLB-#1 ... 1995-MLB-#5
MLB DebutSeptember 10,1993 [21.222]
OrganizationsMIN [8] DET [2] OAK [2] MIA [1] MIL [1] NYN [1] BAL [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID8642Retrosheet IDbeckr002MLBAM ID110772
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed70Power66Contact38XBH53RBIs52Runs60Hitting65Durability77Team.492Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1990Elizabethton TwinsAppRkmin-of1856194545651624182535435000.289.448.418.8668112255.373.129.485.40220.7821.181.022.3532.3321.43
1991Kenosha TwinsMidwAmin-of1913049410013238313531947210821430.267.360.435.79521554573.316.168.344.35712.5718.851.502.2738.0040.91
1992Visalia OaksCalifA+min6of201365061181603721582291311412241620.316.441.486.92724654631.387.170.427.41918.0719.331.072.3833.7333.75
1993Nashville XpressSouAAmin-of211385169314825715662979411732350.287.398.450.84823247618.344.163.388.37915.2118.931.242.4334.4031.76
1993Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25of2137322000115400000.286.583.5711.1544212.667.2851.000.51041.6733.330.800.000.00100.00
1994Salt Lake BuzzPCLAAAmin-of2271282648921323871405602009.316.401.433.83412226324.388.117.280.37412.3517.281.400.62141.0029.21
1994Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25of2228981226301861132501002.265.351.327.678324112.347.062.245.31411.6122.321.920.8998.0015.38
1995Salt Lake BuzzPCLAAAmin-of233612326387062861262410201.309.428.512.9406313152.337.203.455.41417.1115.790.923.9520.5034.21
1995Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25of23106392459315123389349546209.237.303.296.59911618438.306.059.143.2777.7621.692.790.46196.0019.35
1996Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25cf2414852592153314127119568118254114.291.372.434.80622847604.353.143.299.35811.2619.541.741.9943.7530.72
1997Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25cf251324436111722310451756213012214.264.354.395.74917535510.351.131.298.33712.1625.492.101.9644.3029.91
1998New York MetsNLMLBnyn6lf-cf264910015194231031214200021.190.331.360.691369121.291.170.400.30917.3634.712.002.4833.3347.37
1998Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal18rf267911322231031120223422006.204.343.292.635334139.263.088.301.30315.8324.461.552.1637.6717.39
1998Totals for MLB-MLB         12821337425262151437622027.197.337.324.6616913260.275.127.347.30616.5429.231.772.3135.5030.95
1999Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil22cf-rf278913915355251650333802004.252.395.424.8195912174.313.172.446.37118.9721.841.152.8727.8034.29
1999Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak22cf-lf274012521333011032254321003.264.395.312.707394153.395.048.256.33816.3428.101.720.65125.0012.12
1999Totals for MLB-MLB         12926436688262682588123007.258.395.371.7669816327.350.113.356.35617.7424.771.401.8344.0023.53
2000Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak22cf-lf2823471111201510111710001.234.390.340.73016359.345.106.362.34518.6428.811.551.6947.0027.27
2000Detroit TigersALMLBdet24rf-cf2892238485812073412567000400.244.383.382.7659119298.309.138.370.34918.7923.491.252.3534.0032.76
1998Totals for AL-AL         115285596914083922678710401.242.384.375.75910722357.314.133.368.34818.7724.371.302.2435.6331.88
2001Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet49of296723437578351773486320031.244.377.368.7458616284.313.124.346.33516.9022.181.311.7646.8028.07
2001Calgary CannonsPCLAAAflo-of295016335439082831284000203.264.368.466.8347617193.299.202.387.36214.5120.731.434.1520.3839.53
2001Totals for AAA-AAA         1173977210017313451047610320234.252.373.408.78116233477.307.156.363.34615.9321.591.362.7330.5433.00
2002Fargo-Moorhead RedHawksNorthernInd-3086339549823253142468600005.289.374.413.78714030385.375.124.265.35111.9522.341.871.3067.8030.61
MLB Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter789222734557010012452436626350616121912444.256.358.372.7308291572620.333.116.291.00013.3623.511.761.7249.4927.54
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter68425125277231501970336118324755841511171314.288.402.446.84811212393030.348.158.382.00015.6819.271.232.3135.8933.06
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter22480216222745621111236142183324314.283.391.433.82434772953.342.150.348.00014.9019.201.292.2038.1931.72
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1385169314825715662979411732350.287.398.450.84823247618.344.163.388.00015.2118.931.242.4334.4031.76
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1365061181603721582291311412241620.316.441.486.92724654631.387.170.427.00018.0719.331.072.3833.7333.75
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter13049410013238313531947210821430.267.360.435.79521554573.316.168.344.00012.5718.851.502.2738.0040.91
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter56194545651624182535435000.289.448.418.8668112255.373.129.485.00020.7821.181.022.3532.3321.43
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter86339549823253142468600005.289.374.413.78714030385.375.124.265.00011.9522.341.871.3067.8030.61
Minnesota Twins Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter41714652133917382515751211823727148229.267.349.379.7285551061676.340.112.257.00010.8622.202.041.4958.6027.11
Detroit Tigers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter92238485812073412567000400.244.383.382.7659119298.309.138.370.00018.7923.491.252.3534.0032.76
Oakland Athletics Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter6317232445021542366031004.256.393.320.713557212.382.064.285.00016.9828.301.670.9486.0015.91
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter8913915355251650333802004.252.395.424.8195912174.313.172.446.00018.9721.841.152.8727.8034.29
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter7911322231031120223422006.204.343.292.635334139.263.088.301.00015.8324.461.552.1637.6717.39
New York Mets Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter4910015194231031214200021.190.331.360.691369121.291.170.400.00017.3634.712.002.4833.3347.37
Average MLB - Per 162 games162457711172129501457212624219.256.358.372.73017032538.333.116.291.00013.3623.511.761.7249.4927.54
Average Minor - Per 162 games162595125171365178028811313843433.288.402.446.84826657718.348.158.382.00015.6819.271.232.3135.8933.06

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1990Elizabethton Twins AppRkmin18OF55--872919889.9081.62------5698.282.1
1991Kenosha Twins MidwAmin19OF124--27019112300289.9632.33------13095.490.5
1992Visalia Oaks CalifA+min20OF132--3321764355349.9832.64------13697.1194.1
1993Nashville Xpress SouAAmin21OF131--303561314308.9812.35------13894.992.3
1993Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin21OF3--7-1-87.8752.33------3100.01.9
1994Salt Lake Buzz PCLAAAmin22OF71--189831200197.9852.77------71100.049.3
1994Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin22OF26--8721-9089.9893.42------2892.923.0
1994Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin22DH1---------------283.60.9
1995Salt Lake Buzz PCLAAAmin23OF36--10851-114113.9913.14------36100.025.0
1995Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin23OF105--2751245291287.9862.73------10699.172.9
1996Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin24CF121--3351829355353.9942.92------14881.874.7
1996Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin24LF15--321--33331.0002.20------14810.19.3
1996Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin24RF10--23-1-2423.9582.30------1486.86.2
1997Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25CF115--284551294289.9832.51------13287.171.0
1997Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25RF13--18---18181.0001.38------1329.88.0
1997Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25LF9--15---15151.0001.67------1326.85.6
1998Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal26RF43--3811-4039.9750.91------7954.426.5
1998New York MetsNLMLBnyn26LF17--1921-2221.9551.24------4934.710.5
1998New York MetsNLMLBnyn26CF14--12---12121.0000.86------4928.68.6
1998New York MetsNLMLBnyn26RF13--252--27271.0002.08------4926.58.0
1998Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal26CF13--16---16161.0001.23------7916.58.0
1998Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal26LF5--5---551.0001.00------796.33.1
1998Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal26DH1---------------791.30.6
1999Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak27CF32--493115352.9811.63------4080.019.8
1999Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil27CF19--3611-3837.9741.95------8921.311.8
1999Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil27RF17--232112625.9621.47------8919.110.6
1999Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak27LF17--8---881.0000.47------4042.510.5
1999Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil27LF16--3---331.0000.19------8918.09.9
1999Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak27RF8--91--10101.0001.25------4020.04.9
1999Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil27DH2---------------892.21.2
2000Detroit TigersALMLBdet28RF47-308572426359.9371.260.19-----9251.129.0
2000Detroit TigersALMLBdet28CF24-16854---54541.0002.250.32-----9226.114.8
2000Detroit TigersALMLBdet28LF14-59161211917.8951.210.29-----9215.28.6
2000Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak28CF14-92302223432.9412.290.35-----2360.98.7
2000Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak28LF8-124---441.0000.500.33-----2334.85.0
2000Detroit TigersALMLBdet28DH4---------------924.32.5
2000Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak28DH2---------------238.71.2
2000Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak28RF1-31---111.0001.000.33-----234.30.6
2001Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet29OF46--7232-7775.9741.63------6768.731.9
2001Calgary Cannons PCLAAAflo29OF45--614316865.9561.44------5090.031.5
MLB Totals for CF - 5 season(s)-   CF352-260816291113856845.9872.403.25-----3520.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 5 season(s)-   RF152-311194873209202.9671.330.65-----1520.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF134--3691465389383.9852.86------1340.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 5 season(s)-   LF101-71102431109106.9721.051.49-----1010.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 4 season(s)-   DH10---------------100.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF198--4302092459450.9802.27------1980.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF131--303561314308.9812.35------1310.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF132--3321764355349.9832.64------1320.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF124--27019112300289.9632.33------1240.00.0
Rk Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF55--872919889.9081.62------550.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1990Elizabethton Twins AppRkmin18---------55-
1991Kenosha Twins MidwAmin19---------124-
1992Visalia Oaks CalifA+min20---------132-
1993Nashville Xpress SouAAmin21---------131-
1993Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin21---------3-
1994Salt Lake Buzz PCLAAAmin22---------71-
1994Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin22---------261
1995Salt Lake Buzz PCLAAAmin23---------36-
1995Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin23---------105-
1996Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin24------1512110--
1997Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25------911513--
1998Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal26------51343-1
1998New York MetsNLMLBnyn26------171413--
1999Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak27------17328--
1999Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil27------161917-2
2000Detroit TigersALMLBdet28------142447-4
2000Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak28------8141-2
2001Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet29---------46-
2001Calgary Cannons PCLAAAflo29---------45-

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1993Southern League All-Star (OF)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2000-10-30Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2000-05-10ContractSigned as Free Agent by Tigers. 
2000-05-05Released by Athletics. 
1999-12-30ContractSigned as Free Agent by Athletics. 
1999-12-21Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1999-08-18TradeTraded by Brewers to Athletics for Carl Dale. 
1999-01-11ContractSigned as Free Agent by Brewers. 
1998-12-11Released by Orioles. 
1998-06-16Claimed on waivers by Orioles from Mets. 
1997-12-12TradeTraded by Twins to Mets for Alex Ochoa. 
* 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
1993Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll21109,000-75734-968,431109,000109,000
1994Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll22109,000-75626-957,101109,000218,000
1995Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll23120,000-6952123999,520109,000338,000
1996Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll24152,500-5981734957,870109,000490,500
1997Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll25260,000-50118451,182,177150,000750,500
1998New York MetsTeam Payroll261,550,000-2511573++1,276,192170,0002,300,500
1998Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll261,550,000-2511873++1,276,192170,0002,300,500
1999Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll27475,000-46815481,454,491200,0002,775,500
1999Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll27475,000-46818481,454,491200,0002,775,500
2000Detroit TigersTeam Payroll28500,000-46819471,394,248200,0003,275,500
2000Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll28500,000-46815471,394,248200,0003,275,500
* 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