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Dick DragoTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1965-1981 MLB Years: 1969-1981
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PositionsP-519Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRichard Anthony Drago
Height6-1Weight190BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJune 25,1945 [73.172]PlaceToledo,Ohio
High SchoolWoodward (Toledo,OH)
CollegeUniversity of Detroit Mercy (Detroit,MI)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1964 by the Detroit Tigers.
Signing ScoutsHerman Kander
MLB DebutApril 11,1969 [23.290]
OrganizationsBOS [5] KCA [5] DET [4] CAL [2] BAL [1] SEA [1] Awards0Awards Voting1-1
TBC Player ID10895Retrosheet IDdragd101MLBAM ID113540
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Player Notes:   Selected by the Kansas City Royals from the Detroit Tigers in the 1968 AL expansion draft (#31 pick) ... Opening Day Starter for Kansas City Royals in 1971-1972
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts46Walks70Hittable43SO/BB65vsPower43Hitting7Durability69Team.512Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1965nullA+--Rel20173.4813013000062.0663624030410001.559.58--4.355.951.37.125-
1965nullA+--Rel20473.2614014000080.0844229028640001.409.45--3.157.202.29.364-
1965Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorA+--Rel05143.36270270000142.015078530581050001.469.51--3.686.651.81.263-
1966nullA+--Rel211591.79290290000186.014445370491510001.046.97--2.377.313.08.625-
1967nullAA--Rel2215102.41280280000179.017165480541340001.268.60--2.726.742.48.600-
1967nullAAA--Rel22003.0010100003.02110010000.676.00----3.000.00--
1967Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorA+--Rel015102.42290290000182.017366490541350001.258.55--2.676.682.50.600-
1968nullAAA--Rel231583.36270270000182.016377680431460001.138.06--2.137.223.40.652-
1969Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca41ST2411133.77412615102101200.2190958419651080001.278.520.852.924.841.66.4583.64
1970Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca41ST259153.75353417110240.023911010020721273101.308.960.752.704.761.76.3753.56
1971Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca41ST2617112.983534115400241.0251848014461094001.239.360.521.724.062.37.6072.87
1972Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca41ST2712173.013433111210239.0230888022511355001.178.650.831.925.082.65.4143.11
1973Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca41ST2812144.233733410120212.22521161001676984201.5410.660.683.224.151.29.4623.69
1974Boston Red SoxALMLBbos41S/R297103.4833181580103175.216571681756905001.268.450.872.874.611.61.4123.77
1975Boston Red SoxALMLBbos41R/CL30223.844023800341572.2693131531431001.388.550.623.845.331.39.5003.58
1976California AngelsALMLBcal41Rel31784.42430430027679.0804239731433001.409.080.793.524.881.39.4673.87
1977California AngelsALMLBcal41Rel32013.0013013006221.0228733151001.199.431.291.296.435.00.0003.60
1977Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal37Rel32633.63360360022339.2491916215200001.6111.120.453.404.541.33.6673.52
1978Boston Red SoxALMLBbos41Rel33443.03371360024777.0713026532422001.338.260.583.724.891.31.5003.58
1979Boston Red SoxALMLBbos41R/CL341063.035315200371389.0853330621674001.198.600.612.126.783.19.6252.81
1980Boston Red SoxALMLBbos41Rel35774.144373610183132.212767611744630001.298.621.152.984.271.43.5004.46
1981Seattle MarinersALMLBsea28Rel36465.53390390024553.2713333415272001.6011.910.672.524.531.80.4003.40
MLB Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter1081173.625191893306210216581870.0190182775515755898734301.319.120.752.684.741.77.4800.93
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter50412.6911201120000692.063026620702045370001.218.19--2.656.982.63.549-
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1583.36280280000185.016578690431470001.128.03--2.097.153.42.652-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter15102.41280280000179.017165480541340001.268.60--2.726.742.48.600-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter20232.47560560000328.02941239001072560001.228.07--2.947.022.39.465-
Boston Red Sox Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter30293.55206291779012341545.05172322165018430512001.288.500.823.035.021.66.508-
Kansas City Royals Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter61703.521821602253101411132.011624934449131057716301.309.220.722.464.581.86.466-
California Angels Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter794.135605600338100.010250461034584001.369.150.903.055.201.71.438-
Seattle Mariners Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter465.53390390024553.2713333415272001.6011.910.672.524.531.80.400-
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter633.63360360022339.2491916215200001.6111.120.453.404.541.33.667-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings13143.6261223971257220.0223978918651164001.319.120.752.684.741.77.4810.93
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings16132.69360360000220.020085660651710001.218.19--2.656.982.63.552-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1969Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca41p2441522310020032509000.058.109.077.1864164.111.019.077.0964.6939.068.330.000.0033.33
1970Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca41p2535762400010024409000.053.077.053.1304087.125.000.026.0652.3050.5722.000.000.000.00
1971Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca41p26357731030040084407001.130.212.169.38113392.303.039.143.1888.7047.835.500.000.0030.00
1972Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca41p2735684400050083617000.059.169.059.2284084.125.000.118.1299.5242.864.500.000.000.00
1980Boston Red SoxALMLBbos41p35431000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter1892741121400120021149132001.077.145.091.236254328.168.014.091.0006.4045.437.100.000.0019.05
Kansas City Royals Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1462731121400120021149132001.077.146.092.238254327.169.015.092.0006.4245.577.100.000.0019.05
Boston Red Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter431000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162235918300100018128127001.077.145.091.236213281.168.014.091.0006.4045.437.100.000.0019.05

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1969Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca24P41-2002532165857.9831.390.29-----41100.025.3
1970Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca25P35-2401033154443.9771.230.18-----35100.021.6
1971Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca26P35-241742295149.9611.400.20-----35100.021.7
1972Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca27P34-239428253432.9410.940.1314863.613597.122.1
1973Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca28P37-2121438335552.9451.410.2513959.1137100.022.8
1974Boston Red SoxALMLBbos29P33-175321-124241.0000.730.14-----33100.020.4
1975Boston Red SoxALMLBbos30P40-72312--15151.0000.380.21-----40100.025.0
1976California AngelsALMLBcal31P43-79341-87.8750.160.09-----43100.026.5
1977Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal32P36-39-71-87.8750.190.18-----36100.022.4
1977California AngelsALMLBcal32P13-21-2--221.0000.150.10-----13100.08.0
1978Boston Red SoxALMLBbos33P37-772101-1312.9230.320.16-----37100.022.7
1979Boston Red SoxALMLBbos34P53-89511121716.9410.300.18-----53100.033.1
1980Boston Red SoxALMLBbos35P43-132617-123231.0000.530.17-----43100.026.9
1981Seattle MarinersALMLBsea36P39-53111-112121.0000.310.23-----39100.035.8
MLB Totals for P - 13 season(s)-   P519-1869832681333364351.9640.680.19271761.425190.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1969Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca2441----------
1970Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca2535----------
1971Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca2635----------
1972Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca2734----------
1973Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca2837----------
1974Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2933----------
1975Boston Red SoxALMLBbos3040----------
1976California AngelsALMLBcal3143----------
1977Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal3236----------
1977California AngelsALMLBcal3213----------
1978Boston Red SoxALMLBbos3337----------
1979Boston Red SoxALMLBbos3453----------
1980Boston Red SoxALMLBbos3543----------
1981Seattle MarinersALMLBsea3639----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1975Boston Red SoxChamp. SeriesMLB30000.002024.2201200.713.860.001.933.862.000.00.000
1975Boston Red SoxWorld SeriesMLB30012.252004.0311101.006.750.002.252.251.000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs000.0020200024.7200012000.643.860.001.933.862.000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs012.2520200004.0301011001.006.750.002.252.251.000.00.000

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1982-04-02Released by Mariners. 
1981-04-08TradeTraded by Red Sox to Mariners for Manny Sarmiento. 
1977-12-27ContractSigned as Free Agent by Red Sox. 
1977-10-25Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1977-06-13TradeTraded by Angels to Orioles for Dyar Miller. 
1976-03-03TradeTraded by Red Sox to Angels for Dave Machemer, Dick Sharon and John Balaz. 
1973-10-24TradeTraded by Royals to Red Sox for Marty Pattin. 
1968-10-15Selected by Royals from Tigers in expansion draft (Pick #31). 
1964-09-16ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Tigers. 
* 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.