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Rob EllisTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1970-1980 MLB Years: 1971-1975
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Drafted

PositionsOF-278, 3B-23, C-15, DH-10, 1B-1Position when DraftediF-OfPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRobert Walter Ellis
Height5-11Weight180BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJuly 3,1950 [68.164]PlaceGrand Rapids,Michigan
High SchoolOttawa Hills (Grand Rapids,MI)
CollegeMichigan State University (East Lansing,MI)

DraftedSelected by the Milwaukee Brewers [Team Picks] in the 1st round (3rd overall) of the 1971 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the San Francisco Giants [Team Picks] in the 34th round (752nd overall) of the 1968 Amateur Entry Draft
MLB DebutJune 18,1971 [20.350]
OrganizationsMIL [5] CLE [2] PIT [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID11119Retrosheet IDellir103MLBAM ID113820
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed25Power61Contact38XBH53RBIs61Runs45Hitting77Durability33Team.472Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1970Michigan StateCollegeSoof-3b194515806013270000000000.380.380.6201.0009822158.351.240.241.4400.000.000.004.4322.5736.67
1971Michigan StateCollegeJrof-3b20441454859106144400361500000.407.525.8481.37312330181.388.441.690.58719.898.290.427.7310.3650.85
1971EvansvilleAmerAAA-2038120133672220000000000.300.300.442.7425311120.288.142.142.3330.000.000.001.6760.0030.56
1971Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil83b-of2036111922200602122413205.198.278.216.494242129.247.018.108.2389.3018.602.000.000.009.09
1972San AntonioTexAA-21542062957101316000000000.277.277.379.6567814206.266.102.102.2970.000.000.001.4668.6724.56
1972EvansvilleAmerAAA-2143123122891211000000000.228.228.366.5944512123.215.138.138.2680.000.000.001.6361.5042.86
1972Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         973294185192527000000000.258.258.374.63212326329.247.116.116.2860.000.000.001.5265.8030.59
1974Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil8of-dh23224841420040041100000.292.346.333.67916252.378.041.125.3197.6921.152.750.000.0014.29
1975Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil8of2467320000000001001.286.286.286.572208.286.000.000.2630.000.000.000.000.000.00
1977Spokane IndiansPCLAAAmil-267723230669232611245112300.284.350.379.7298814262.348.095.198.3299.1619.472.131.1577.3321.21
1978Portland BeaversPCLAAAcle-of27123447851492310219142528867300.333.407.570.97725554515.375.237.358.43410.1017.091.694.0821.2936.24
1979Tacoma TugsPCLAAAcle-of2892331549813595455365922800.296.361.447.80814827379.328.151.260.3599.5015.571.642.3736.7827.55
1980Portland BeaversPCLAAApit-of2971216436620264001473411200.306.429.500.92910828267.337.194.407.41617.6012.730.722.2536.0042.42
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter6416616384001002163514206.229.297.253.550424189.286.024.108.0008.4718.522.190.000.0010.53
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter498167526650091234625810915923210121600.299.360.463.8237751601872.321.164.260.0008.4912.391.462.4636.4132.00
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter444146923744381224324210915923210121600.302.370.474.8446971461666.331.172.282.0009.5413.931.462.5834.1632.96
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter542062957101316000000000.277.277.379.6567814206.266.102.102.0000.000.000.001.4668.6724.56
NCAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter8930348119238214400361500000.393.457.7291.18622152339.367.336.455.00010.624.420.426.1914.4343.70
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter6416616384001002163514206.229.297.253.550424189.286.024.108.0008.4718.522.190.000.0010.53
Average MLB - Per 162 games16242041961000250541893105015.229.297.253.55010610478.286.024.108.0008.4718.522.190.000.0010.53
Average Minor - Per 162 games16254587163307158433527534500.299.360.463.82325252609.321.164.260.0008.4912.391.462.4636.4132.00

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1977Spokane IndiansPCLAAAmil-Rel26000.0010100001.0000000000----------0.00--
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0010100001.0000000000----------0.00--
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0010100001.0000000000----------0.00--
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings000.0022002200000220.0000000000----------0.00--

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1971Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil203B19--1323353936.9231.89------3652.811.8
1971Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil20OF15--24-1-2524.9601.60------3641.79.3
1974Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil23OF11--133--16161.0001.45------2250.06.8
1974Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil23DH9---------------2240.95.6
1974Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil233B1---------------224.50.6
1975Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil24OF5--1---111.0000.20------683.33.1
1975Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil24DH1---------------616.70.6
1978Portland Beavers PCLAAAcle27OF103--180104-194190.9791.84------12383.774.6
1978Portland Beavers PCLAAAcle27C13--462114948.9803.69------12310.69.4
1979Tacoma Tugs PCLAAAcle28OF79--1181124131129.9851.63------9285.953.7
1979Portland Beavers PCLAAApit283B1---2--221.0002.00------10.00.7
1980Portland Beavers PCLAAApit29OF65--10561-112111.9911.71------7191.544.8
1980Portland Beavers PCLAAApit29C2--121-43.7501.50------712.81.4
1980Portland Beavers PCLAAApit293B2--131-54.8002.00------712.81.4
1980Portland Beavers PCLAAApit291B1--4---441.0004.00------711.40.7
MLB Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF31--3831-4241.9761.32------310.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B20--1323353936.9231.80------200.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 2 season(s)-   DH10---------------100.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF247--4032774437430.9841.74------2470.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 2 season(s)-   C15--474215351.9623.40------150.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B3--151-76.8572.00------30.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--4---441.0004.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1971Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil20-----19---15-
1974Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil23-----1---119
1975Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil24---------51
1978Portland Beavers PCLAAAcle27-13-------103-
1979Tacoma Tugs PCLAAAcle28---------79-
1979Portland Beavers PCLAAApit28-----1-----
1980Portland Beavers PCLAAApit29-21--2---65-

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1985Michigan State UniversityNCAANCAA-34Assistant Coach.000--None listed
1986Michigan State UniversityNCAANCAA-35Assistant Coach.000--None listed
1987Michigan State UniversityNCAANCAA-36Assistant Coach.000--None listed
1988Michigan State UniversityNCAANCAA-37Assistant Coach.000--None listed
1989Michigan State UniversityNCAANCAA-38Assistant Coach.000--None listed
1990Michigan State UniversityNCAANCAA-39Assistant Coach.000--None listed
1991Everett GiantsNwstA-Minorsfn40Manager763739.4877.03 
1995Baltimore OriolesALMLBMLBbal44Roving hitting instructor1447173.49315.03Phil Regan
1996Baltimore OriolesALMLBMLBbal45Roving hitting instructor1628874.5434.02Davey JohnsonLost ALCS (Yankees)
1997Baltimore OriolesALMLBMLBbal46Roving hitting instructor1629864.605--1Davey JohnsonLost ALCS (Indians)
1998New Britain Rock CatsEastAAMinormin47Hitting Coach1428359.585--1John RussellLost in Finals
1999New Britain Rock CatsEastAAMinormin48Hitting Coach1426577.45827.03John Russell
* 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

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1978-01-30ContractSigned as Free Agent by Indians. 
1978-01-01Released by Brewers. 
* 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.