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Ray BooneTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1948-1960 MLB Years: 1948-1960
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World Series Champion

Positions3B-510, SS-464, 1B-285, 2B-1Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRaymond Otis Boone
Height6-1Weight188BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJuly 27,1923PlaceSan Diego,California
Death DateOctober 17,2004 [81.082]
High SchoolHoover (San Diego,CA)
MLB DebutSeptember 3,1948 [25.038]
OrganizationsCLE [6] DET [6] CHA [2] MLN [2] BOS [1] KC1 [1] Awards0Awards Voting3-76
TBC Player ID9009Retrosheet IDboonr101MLBAM ID111220
RelationshipsFather of Bob Boone, Grandfather of Aaron Boone, Grandfather of Bret Boone, Grandfather of Matt Boone
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed56Power64Contact61XBH54RBIs78Runs49Hitting70Durability69Team.534Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1948Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle28,11ss2465021001000100000.400.400.6001.000315.500.200.200.4530.0020.000.000.000.0050.00
1949Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle8ss2586258396544426023817290011.252.352.345.6978912307.257.093.233.33612.385.540.451.3064.5018.46
1950Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle8ss2610936553110146758435627220010.301.397.430.82715727425.311.129.285.38413.186.350.481.6552.1424.55
1951Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle8ss27151544651271411251534836560013.233.302.329.63117927603.232.096.188.2977.965.970.751.9945.3321.26
1952Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle8ss28103316578382745015333240011.263.372.367.73911617375.275.104.269.35214.138.800.621.8745.1420.48
1953Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle8ss293411221271242112242103003.241.375.393.768447139.264.152.357.35817.2715.110.882.8828.0025.93
1953Detroit TigersALMLBdet83b2910138573120166229321484755006.312.395.556.95121444443.310.244.371.42210.8410.610.984.9717.5036.67
1953Totals for AL-AL         135497941471782611433726858009.296.390.519.90925851582.300.223.368.40712.3711.680.944.4719.1234.69
1954Detroit TigersALMLBdet83b30148543761601972085427153224018.295.376.466.84225346622.295.171.306.38311.418.520.753.2227.1528.75
1955Detroit TigersALMLBdet83b311355006114222720116115049127216.284.346.476.82223849560.279.192.292.3638.938.750.983.5725.0034.51
1956Detroit TigersALMLBdet83b32131481771481462581007746325813.308.403.518.92124945568.296.210.370.40313.568.100.604.4019.2430.41
1957Detroit TigersALMLBdet81b33129462481262531265115747345616.273.353.418.77119340531.279.145.268.34210.738.850.822.2638.5031.75
1958Detroit TigersALMLBdet81b343911416274162002141312113.237.323.447.7705111132.219.210.316.33910.619.850.934.5519.0040.74
1958Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3,81b3477246256012174111183311316.244.295.386.6819520269.254.142.215.3026.6912.271.832.6035.1433.33
1958Totals for AL-AL         1163604187162136113324623429.242.304.406.71014631401.243.164.247.3147.9811.471.443.2427.6935.63
1959Chicago White SoxALMLBcha81b35921350015107500200.238.400.381.7818130.235.143.524.35523.3316.670.713.3321.0020.00
1959Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc1301b356113219366021210271702024.273.396.364.760488161.301.091.303.34916.7710.560.631.2466.0022.22
1959Totals for AL-AL         7015322416031720342202224.268.397.366.763569191.292.098.333.35017.8011.520.651.5751.0021.95
1959Totals for MLB-MLB         8316825446041920382403225.262.394.369.7636210211.282.107.345.35018.0111.370.631.9042.0022.73
1959Milwaukee BravesNLMLBmlb191b351315330012004201001.200.368.400.7686120.167.200.467.35420.0010.000.505.0015.0033.33
1959Totals for MLB-MLB         8316825446041920382403225.262.394.369.7636210211.282.107.345.35018.0111.370.631.9042.0022.73
1960Milwaukee BravesNLMLBmlb191b36712331004005100000.250.471.333.8044117.273.083.500.39029.415.880.200.000.0033.33
1960Boston Red SoxALMLBbos391b3634786161011100111500102.205.300.256.55620290.238.051.192.26512.2216.671.361.1178.0012.50
1960Totals for MLB-MLB         41909192011500161600102.211.327.267.594243107.243.056.233.28514.9514.951.000.9390.0015.79
MLB Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter13734589645126016246151737211960846327452820133.275.361.429.79019673595297.277.154.287.00011.488.740.762.8530.3928.49
Detroit Tigers Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter683248535172310030105460873172551517221772.291.372.482.85411982352856.288.191.319.00011.108.930.803.6823.6732.50
Cleveland Indians Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter4891600235414421534202101121913511240048.259.352.368.720588911854.266.109.245.00011.817.280.621.8347.0621.98
Chicago White Sox Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter86267286512184621253811516.243.305.386.69110321299.252.143.240.0008.3612.711.522.6833.3832.31
Kansas City Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter6113219366021210271702024.273.396.364.760488161.301.091.303.00016.7710.560.631.2466.0022.22
Boston Red Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter34786161011100111500102.205.300.256.55620290.238.051.192.00012.2216.671.361.1178.0012.50
Milwaukee Braves Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2027661016009301001.222.417.370.78710237.217.148.481.00024.328.110.332.7027.0033.33
Average MLB - Per 162 games162541761491951887227255353216.275.361.429.79023242625.277.154.287.00011.488.740.762.8530.3928.49

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1948Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle24SS4--351-98.8892.00------666.72.6
1949Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25SS76--1622102158393372.9474.89------8688.449.4
1950Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26SS102--1782672664471445.9454.36------10993.666.2
1951Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle27SS151--31142533108769736.9574.87------151100.098.1
1952Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle28SS96--1772512755455428.9414.46------10393.262.3
1952Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle283B2--221254.8002.00------1031.91.3
1952Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle282B1--11--221.0002.00------1031.00.6
1953Detroit TigersALMLBdet293B97--1112111432336322.9583.32------10196.063.0
1953Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29SS31--6494824166158.9525.10------3491.220.1
1953Detroit TigersALMLBdet29SS3--48121312.9234.00------1013.01.9
1954Detroit TigersALMLBdet303B148--1703321922521502.9643.39------148100.096.1
1954Detroit TigersALMLBdet30SS1---------------1480.70.6
1955Detroit TigersALMLBdet313B126--1352521933406387.9533.07------13593.381.8
1956Detroit TigersALMLBdet323B130--1512431723411394.9593.03------13199.284.4
1957Detroit TigersALMLBdet331B117--972451010310271017.9908.69------12990.776.0
1957Detroit TigersALMLBdet333B4--5122-1917.8954.25------1293.12.6
1958Chicago White SoxALMLBcha341B63--51134845553545.9868.65------7781.840.9
1958Detroit TigersALMLBdet341B32--23615326254251.9887.84------3982.120.8
1959Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc1351B38--27523520303298.9837.84------6162.324.7
1959Chicago White SoxALMLBcha351B6--375224442.9557.00------966.73.9
1959Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc1353B3--26--881.0002.67------614.91.9
1959Milwaukee BravesNLMLBmlb351B3--191-420201.0006.67------1323.11.9
1960Boston Red SoxALMLBbos361B22--16611119178177.9948.05------3464.714.3
1960Milwaukee BravesNLMLBmlb361B4--333-336361.0009.00------757.12.6
MLB Totals for 3B - 7 season(s)-   3B510--57610587211217061634.9583.20------5100.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 7 season(s)-   SS464--899126011731122762159.9494.65------4640.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 4 season(s)-   1B285--22491372922224152386.9888.37------2850.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B1--11--221.0002.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1948Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle24----4------
1949Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25----76------
1950Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26----102------
1951Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle27----151------
1952Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle28---1962-----
1953Detroit TigersALMLBdet29----397-----
1953Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29----31------
1954Detroit TigersALMLBdet30----1148-----
1955Detroit TigersALMLBdet31-----126-----
1956Detroit TigersALMLBdet32-----130-----
1957Detroit TigersALMLBdet33--117--4-----
1958Chicago White SoxALMLBcha34--63--------
1958Detroit TigersALMLBdet34--32--------
1959Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc135--38--3-----
1959Chicago White SoxALMLBcha35--6--------
1959Milwaukee BravesNLMLBmlb35--3--------
1960Boston Red SoxALMLBbos36--22--------
1960Milwaukee BravesNLMLBmlb36--4--------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1948Cleveland IndiansWorld SeriesMLB2411000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs11000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1976Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos52Scout1628379.51215.53Don Zimmer,Darrell Johnson
1981Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos57Scout1085949.5462.55Ralph Houk
1982Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos58Scout1628973.5496.03Ralph Houk
1983Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos59Scout1627884.48120.06Ralph Houk
1984Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos60Scout1628676.53118.03Ralph Houk
1985Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos61Scout1628181.50018.55John McNamara
1986Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos62Scout1619566.590--1John McNamaraLost World Series (Mets)
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
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* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1960-09-14Released by Red Sox. 
1960-05-17TradeTraded by Braves to Red Sox for Ron Jackson. 
1959-08-20Claimed on waivers by Braves from Athletics. 
1959-05-02TradeTraded by White Sox to Athletics for Harry Simpson. 
1958-06-15TradeTraded by Tigers with Bob Shaw to White Sox for Tito Francona and Bill Fischer. 
1953-06-15TradeTraded by Indians with Dick Weik, Steve Gromek and Al Aber to Tigers for Joe Ginsberg, Bill Wight, Owen Friend and Art Houtteman. 
1942-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Indians. 
* 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.