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Rocky ChildressTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1980-1995 MLB Years: 1985-1988
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Rated Prospect

PositionsP-522Position when DraftedpPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRodney Osborne Childress
Height6-2Weight195BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateFebruary 18,1962 [56.060]PlaceSanta Rosa,California
High SchoolSanta Rosa (Santa Rosa,CA)
CollegeSanta Rosa Junior College (Santa Rosa,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Philadelphia Phillies [Team Picks] in the 21st round (532nd overall) of the 1980 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1985-PHI-#10
MLB DebutMay 17,1985 [23.088]
OrganizationsPHI [7] HOU [4] NYN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID9842Retrosheet IDchilr001MLBAM ID112241
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts31Walks60Hittable29SO/BB48vsPower29Hitting0Durability64Team.473Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1980Helena PhilliesPioRkphi-S/R18342.511587000068.0793219120437001.4610.460.132.655.692.15.429-
1981Bend PhilliesNwstA-phi-Rel19454.50250250015446.0563623521382001.6710.960.984.117.431.81.444-
1982Spartanburg TradersSALAphi-Rel20444.01460460032692.01015341544549001.589.880.494.305.281.23.500-
1983Peninsula PilotsCaroA+phi-R/CL21474.365805800501674.0874736631432001.5910.530.733.755.211.39.364-
1984Reading PhilliesEastAAphi-R/CL22762.9662062004011103.01073834440504001.429.320.353.484.351.25.538-
1985Portland BeaversPCLAAAphi-Rel23521.27340340018656.248128123300001.257.620.163.654.761.30.714-
1985Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi50Rel23016.2116115003033.045232339141001.6212.150.812.433.781.56.0003.82
1986Portland BeaversPCLAAAphi-R/CL245106.806116000341383.0996963746408001.7410.690.764.974.320.87.333-
1986Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi50Rel24006.7520200002.24320110001.8713.50--3.373.371.00-3.15
1987Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-Rel25333.80330330023742.2492318119232001.5910.340.214.014.851.21.500-
1987Houston AstrosNLMLBhou50Rel25122.98320320012048.0461716418260001.328.570.743.354.841.44.3333.99
1988Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-Rel26643.33436370012297.01024836341584001.479.430.283.795.361.41.600-
1988Houston AstrosNLMLBhou50Rel26106.1711011003023.026171639240011.5010.031.163.479.262.671.0003.67
1989Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-Rel27254.48500500016178.0904639733482001.5710.340.803.795.511.45.286-
1990Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn47Rel28753.45273240010462.2542624623373001.237.760.863.305.311.61.583-
1991Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-Rel29016.92716004013.02113103260001.7714.542.081.384.153.00.000-
1995Bend BanditsWestInd-S/R33345.711587104158.089473755281001.6113.730.770.774.325.60.429-
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter234.766116000180106.212160571037651011.4710.110.843.095.431.76.4001.06
Minor League Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter50563.86461194420025470815.28934433514934347043001.519.830.543.785.171.37.472-
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter28304.11255112440011733431.04632371982818724219001.509.600.583.885.021.29.483-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter762.9662062004011103.01073834440504001.429.320.353.484.351.25.538-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter474.365805800501674.0874736631432001.5910.530.733.755.211.39.364-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter444.01460460032692.01015341544549001.589.880.494.305.281.23.500-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter454.50250250015446.0563623521382001.6710.960.984.117.431.81.444-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter342.511587000068.0793219120437001.4610.460.132.655.692.15.429-
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter345.711587104158.089473755281001.6113.730.770.774.325.60.429-
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter00--00000000.0000000000----------0.00--
Houston Astros Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter224.02430430015071.2723432727500011.389.040.883.396.281.85.500-
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter016.2518117003035.1492625310151001.6412.250.752.503.751.50.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings464.76125212300370220.024712311620761332021.4710.110.843.095.431.76.4001.06
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings13153.861245119006819220.024011994139212612001.519.830.543.785.171.37.464-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1984Reading PhilliesEastAAphi-p22625120000000201000.400.400.400.800206.667.000.000.3630.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1985Portland BeaversPCLAAAphi-p23342000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1985Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi50p23166010000000202000.167.167.167.334108.250.000.000.1500.0025.000.000.000.000.00
1986Portland BeaversPCLAAAphi-p24614000000001300000.000.200.000.200005.000.000.250.14120.0060.003.000.000.000.00
1987Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-p25331000000000001000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1987Houston AstrosNLMLBhou50p25322000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1988Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-p26437110000000100000.143.143.143.286107.167.000.000.1290.0014.290.000.000.000.00
1988Houston AstrosNLMLBhou50p26114010000000100000.250.250.250.500104.333.000.000.2260.0025.000.000.000.000.00
1990Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn47p28276220000002201000.333.500.333.833209.500.000.333.40422.2222.221.000.000.000.00
1991Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-p2971000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter5912020000000302000.167.167.167.3342014.222.000.000.0000.0021.430.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter26726450000003903000.192.276.192.4685032.294.000.115.0009.3828.133.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter20521330000003702000.143.250.143.3933026.214.000.143.00011.5426.922.330.000.000.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter625120000000201000.400.400.400.800206.667.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
Houston Astros Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter436010000000100000.167.167.167.334106.200.000.000.0000.0016.670.000.000.000.00
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter166010000000202000.167.167.167.334108.250.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16233050000000805000.167.167.167.3345038.222.000.000.0000.0021.430.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games16216230000002502000.192.276.192.4683019.294.000.115.0009.3828.133.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1980Helena Phillies PioRkphi18P15--39--12121.0000.80------15100.021.4
1981Bend Phillies NwstA-phi19P25--282-1210.8330.40------25100.014.7
1982Spartanburg Traders SALAphi20P46--217422319.8260.41------46100.032.9
1983Peninsula Pilots CaroA+phi21P58--38111211.9170.19------58100.042.0
1984Reading Phillies EastAAphi22P62--320-123231.0000.37------62100.044.6
1985Portland Beavers PCLAAAphi23P34--35-1881.0000.24------34100.023.9
1985Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi23P16-3314--551.0000.310.15-----16100.09.9
1986Portland Beavers PCLAAAphi24P61--76--13131.0000.21------61100.043.3
1986Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi24P2-2-------------2100.01.2
1987Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou25P33--28--10101.0000.30------33100.023.2
1987Houston AstrosNLMLBhou25P32-4826--881.0000.250.17-----32100.019.8
1988Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou26P43--910-119191.0000.44------43100.030.1
1988Houston AstrosNLMLBhou26P11-23-11121.5000.090.04-----11100.06.8
1989Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou27P50--211-113131.0000.26------50100.035.2
1990Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn28P27--68-114141.0000.52------27100.018.5
1991Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou29P7--11--221.0000.29------7100.05.0
MLB Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P61-106311111514.9330.230.13-----610.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 7 season(s)-   P255--3049-479791.0000.31------2550.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P62--320-123231.0000.37------620.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P58--38111211.9170.19------580.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P46--217422319.8260.41------460.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P25--282-1210.8330.40------250.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P15--39--12121.0000.80------150.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1980Helena Phillies PioRkphi1815----------
1981Bend Phillies NwstA-phi1925----------
1982Spartanburg Traders SALAphi2046----------
1983Peninsula Pilots CaroA+phi2158----------
1984Reading Phillies EastAAphi2262----------
1985Portland Beavers PCLAAAphi2334----------
1985Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi2316----------
1986Portland Beavers PCLAAAphi2461----------
1986Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi242----------
1987Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou2533----------
1987Houston AstrosNLMLBhou2532----------
1988Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou2643----------
1988Houston AstrosNLMLBhou2611----------
1989Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou2750----------
1990Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn2827----------
1991Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou297----------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1986-11-16Purchased by Astros from Phillies. 
* 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

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YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1985Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll2360,000-51622-370,78060,00060,000
1986Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll2460,000-61429-386,34760,000120,000
1987Houston AstrosTeam Payroll2560,000-59530-344,90660,000180,000
1988Houston AstrosTeam Payroll2662,500-60431-392,10762,500242,500
* 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