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Rocket WheelerTrack this Player High Level: AA Stat Years: 1977-1982
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Drafted
PositionsSS-172, 3B-111, OF-90, 2B-78, 1B-68Position when Drafted2BPlayer Listed UnderMinors Leaguers
Proper NameRalph Norman Wheeler
Height5-10Weight165BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJanuary 11,1955 [63.216]PlaceHouston,Texas
CollegeUniversity of Houston (Houston,TX)

DraftedSelected by the Toronto Blue Jays [Team Picks] in the 13th round (337th overall) of the 1977 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
OrganizationsTOR [6] Awards4
TBC Player ID99672
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed41Power44Contact81XBH42RBIs45Runs62Hitting66Durability85Team.483Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1977Utica Blue JaysNYPLA-tor-226723842559312356372522000.231.339.307.6467313279.255.076.227.30313.268.960.680.36238.0023.64
1978Dunedin Blue JaysFSLA+tor-of-ss23126465661269232537414987100.271.340.318.65814814522.297.047.127.3087.859.391.200.57155.0011.11
1979Kinston EaglesCaroA+tor-3b-1b241324936914524556960484366300.294.362.394.75619434556.313.100.209.3438.637.730.900.9098.6023.45
1980Knoxville Blue JaysSouAAtor-3b-ss251194195011116333133366049000.265.329.339.66814222468.303.074.160.3087.6912.821.670.64139.6719.82
1981Florence Blue JaysSALAtor-ss2613352389145209767117585787450.277.356.390.74620436600.298.113.231.3419.679.500.981.1774.7124.83
1982Florence Blue JaysSALAtor-2b-ss2759218436812084862312734530.312.397.477.87410420261.319.165.326.38511.8810.340.873.0727.2529.41
1982Knoxville Blue JaysSouAAtor-3b271229982014203401100.276.333.448.78113334.280.172.345.3448.8211.761.332.9429.0037.50
1982Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         71247527614095282343135630.308.390.474.86411723295.315.166.328.38111.5310.510.913.0527.4430.26
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter6482385368658922228267362525426531361480.276.351.368.7198781422720.299.092.203.0009.349.741.041.0385.1821.58
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter13144859119183435533964410100.266.329.346.67515525502.302.080.172.0007.7712.751.640.80112.0021.01
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2589581352713378949789921413400.283.351.357.708342481078.305.074.169.0008.268.531.030.74119.7517.71
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1927411322133291511517989841111980.287.368.416.78430856861.304.129.259.00010.349.760.941.7449.4026.29
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter6723842559312356372522000.231.339.307.6467313279.255.076.227.00013.268.960.680.36238.0023.64
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625969216523676796646689420.276.351.368.71922036680.299.092.203.0009.349.741.041.0385.1821.58

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpct
1978Dunedin Blue JaysFSLA+tor-Rel23000.0010100001.02000000002.0018.00------0.00-
1979Kinston EaglesCaroA+tor-Rel240013.5010100002.06330020003.0027.00----9.000.00-
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter009.0020200003.08330020002.6724.00----6.000.00-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter009.0020200003.08330020002.6724.00----6.000.00-
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings009.0014701470000220.0587220220001470002.6724.00----6.000.00-

Fielding Statistics

TopStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Dunedin Blue Jays FSLA+tor23OF61--8585-9893.9491.52------12648.443.0
1978Dunedin Blue Jays FSLA+tor23SS36--691121222193181.9385.03------12628.625.4
1978Dunedin Blue Jays FSLA+tor232B32--78116617200194.9706.06------12625.422.5
1979Kinston Eagles CaroA+tor243B78--56148169220204.9272.62------13259.157.4
1979Kinston Eagles CaroA+tor241B52--40935534449444.9898.54------13239.438.2
1979Kinston Eagles CaroA+tor24OF4--3---331.0000.75------1323.02.9
1979Kinston Eagles CaroA+tor24SS2--111132.6671.00------1321.51.5
1980Knoxville Blue Jays SouAAtor253B21--2537746962.8992.95------11917.614.6
1980Knoxville Blue Jays SouAAtor25SS13--2040766760.8964.62------11910.99.0
1980Knoxville Blue Jays SouAAtor251B13--1089110118117.9929.00------11910.99.0
1980Knoxville Blue Jays SouAAtor252B9--2021524641.8914.56------1197.66.3
1981Florence Blue Jays SALAtor26SS100--1672972852492464.9434.64------13375.272.5
1981Florence Blue Jays SALAtor262B12--1237145049.9804.08------1339.08.7
1981Florence Blue Jays SALAtor26OF12--282113130.9682.50------1339.08.7
1981Florence Blue Jays SALAtor263B3--461-1110.9093.33------1332.32.2
1982Florence Blue Jays SALAtor272B24--3648378784.9663.50------5940.717.0
1982Florence Blue Jays SALAtor27SS18--3046558176.9384.22------5930.512.8
1982Florence Blue Jays SALAtor27OF13--1411-1615.9381.15------5922.09.2
1982Florence Blue Jays SALAtor271B3--221232523.9207.67------595.12.1
1982Florence Blue Jays SALAtor273B3--64--10101.0003.33------595.12.1
1982Knoxville Blue Jays SouAAtor273B6--614332320.8703.33------1250.04.2
1982Knoxville Blue Jays SouAAtor27SS3--36--991.0003.00------1225.02.1
1982Knoxville Blue Jays SouAAtor272B1--12--331.0003.00------128.30.7
AA Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B27--31511079282.8913.04------270.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS16--2346767669.9084.31------160.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B13--1089110118117.9929.00------130.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B10--2123524944.8984.40------100.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B78--56148169220204.9272.62------780.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF65--8885-10196.9501.48------650.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B52--40935534449444.9898.54------520.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS38--701131323196183.9344.82------380.00.0
A+ Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B32--78116617200194.9706.06------320.00.0
A Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS118--1973433357573540.9424.58------1180.00.0
A Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B36--4885411137133.9713.69------360.00.0
A Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF25--423214745.9571.80------250.00.0
A Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B6--10101-2120.9523.33------60.00.0
A Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B3--221232523.9207.67------30.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Dunedin Blue Jays FSLA+tor23---3236----61-
1979Kinston Eagles CaroA+tor24--52-278---4-
1980Knoxville Blue Jays SouAAtor25--1391321-----
1981Florence Blue Jays SALAtor26---121003---12-
1982Florence Blue Jays SALAtor27--324183---13-
1982Knoxville Blue Jays SouAAtor27---136-----

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1984Medicine Hat Blue JaysPioRkMinortor29Manager703238.45713.03 
1985Gulf Coast Blue Jays GCLRkMinortor30Manager622339.37110.04 
1986Syracuse ChiefsILAAAMinortor31Hitting Coach1397267.5187.55Doug Ault
1987Myrtle Beach Blue JaysSALAMinortor32Hitting Coach1398356.597--1Barry FooteLeague Champions
1988Medicine Hat Blue JaysPioRkMinortor33Manager701258.17140.54 
1989Medicine Hat Blue JaysPioRkMinortor34Manager692346.33331.04 
1990Syracuse ChiefsILAAAMinortor35Hitting Coach1456283.42827.04Bob Bailor
1991Syracuse ChiefsILAAAMinortor36Hitting Coach1447371.5076.53Leroy Stanton
1992Syracuse ChiefsILAAAMinortor37Hitting Coach1436083.42024.54Nick Leyva
1993Syracuse ChiefsILAAAMinortor38Hitting Coach1415982.41815.01Nick Leyva,Bob Didier
1994Dunedin Blue JaysFSLA+Minortor39Hitting Coach1336568.48915.56Jim Nettles
1995Gulf Coast Blue Jays GCLRkMinortor40Manager591940.32215.04 
1996St. Catharines StompersNYPLA-Minortor41Manager764432.579--1 Lost in Finals
1997St. Catharines StompersNYPLA-Minortor42Manager753540.46714.53 
1998Dunedin Blue JaysFSLA+Minortor43Manager1408258.5861.03 
1999Dunedin Blue JaysFSLA+Minortor44Manager1378651.628--1 Lost in Finals
2000Tennessee SmokiesSouAAMinortor45Manager1407169.507--1 
2001Tennessee SmokiesSouAAMinortor46Manager1408060.571--2 
2002Tennessee SmokiesSouAAMinortor47Manager1406971.4938.53 
2003Rome BravesSALAMinoratl48Manager1397861.5615.52 League Champions
2004Rome BravesSALAMinoratl49Manager1407070.50021.03 
2005Rome BravesSALAMinoratl50Manager1377265.5267.55 
2006Myrtle Beach PelicansCaroA+Minoratl51Manager1407268.51413.53 -
2007Myrtle Beach PelicansCaroA+Minoratl52Manager1395980.42428.04 
2008Myrtle Beach PelicansCaroA+Minoratl53Manager1408951.636--1 Lost in Finals
2009Myrtle Beach PelicansCaroA+Minoratl54Manager1375384.38719.54 
2010Myrtle Beach PelicansCaroA+Minoratl55Manager1405882.41423.54 
2011Mississippi BravesSouAAMinoratl56Manager1406179.43624.05 
2012Gulf Coast Braves -GCLRkMinoratl57Manager582137.36214.06 
2013Gulf Coast Braves -GCLRkMinoratl58Manager602634.43310.04 
2014Gulf Coast Braves -GCLRkMinoratl59Manager592930.4925.53 
2015Danville BravesAppRkMinoratl60Manager683434.50011.03 
2016Carolina MudcatsCaroA+Minoratl61Manager1395287.37435.04 
2018Rome BravesSALAMinoratl63Manager000.000--0 
* 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.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Awards [4]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1999Florida State League Manager of the Year1
2008Carolina League Manager of the Year ... Hi A Manager of the Year ... Minor League Manager of the Year3