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Ricky BottalicoTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1991-2005 MLB Years: 1994-2005
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PositionsP-782Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRichard Paul Bottalico
Height6-1Weight217BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 26,1969 [49.081]PlaceNew Britain,Connecticut
High SchoolSouth Catholic (Hartford,CT)
CollegeCentral Connecticut State University (New Britain,CT)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1991 by the Philadelphia Phillies.
Signing ScoutsDick Lawlor
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1994-MLB-#68 ... 1994-MLB-#2 ... 1995-MLB-#3
MLB DebutJuly 29,1994 [24.337]
OrganizationsPHI [10] ARI [1] BOS [1] KCA [1] MIL [1] NYN [1] SLN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID1124Retrosheet IDbottr001MLBAM ID111262
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts73Walks37Hittable65SO/BB55vsPower65Hitting0Durability65Team.482Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1991Martinsville PhilliesAppRkphi-ST21324.09761210033.0322015213382001.368.730.553.5510.362.92.600-
1991Spartanburg PhilliesSALAphi-ST21200.00220000015.040002111000.402.40--1.206.605.501.000-
1991Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0522.81981210048.0362015215493001.066.750.382.819.193.27.714-
1992Spartanburg PhilliesSALAphi-S/R225102.41421131102413119.29441326561185001.257.070.454.218.872.11.333-
1993Clearwater PhilliesFSLA+phi-Rel23102.7513013009419.2196605190001.228.69--2.298.693.801.000-
1993Reading PhilliesEastAAphi-R/CL23332.254904900372072.0632218426653001.247.880.503.258.132.50.500-
1993Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--R/CL0432.366206200462491.2822824431843001.238.050.393.048.252.71.571-
1994Reading PhilliesEastAAphi-R/CL24222.533803800332242.2291312610514000.916.121.272.1110.765.10.500-
1994Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RedILAAAphi-Rel24318.87190190014322.0322722422221002.4212.901.618.878.871.00.750-
1994Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--R/CL0534.715705700472564.16140341032735001.438.451.384.4310.112.28.625-
1994Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi52Rel24000.0030300303.03000130001.339.00--3.009.003.00-2.13
1995Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi52Rel25532.46620620020187.2502524742871001.055.130.724.318.932.07.6253.59
1996Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi52CL26453.196106100563467.2472424623743001.036.250.803.069.843.22.4443.16
1997Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi52CL27253.656906900613474.0683130742893001.498.270.855.1110.822.12.2863.64
1998Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RedILAAAphi-S/R28012.921055003112.08441941001.385.840.736.572.920.44.000-
1998Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi52Rel28156.44390390028643.0543131725272001.8211.221.455.195.611.08.1675.72
1999St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln52R/CL29374.916806800402073.0834540849666001.8010.190.986.018.101.35.3004.76
2000Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca52R/CL30964.836206200501672.26540391241565101.468.051.495.086.941.37.6005.43
2001Reading PhilliesEastAAphi-ST31011.8033000005.03211150000.805.401.801.809.005.00.000-
2001Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi27Rel31343.90660660018367.05831291125575001.247.791.483.367.662.28.4294.60
2002Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi27Rel32034.6130030006027.0331614313242001.6810.870.994.287.901.85.0004.06
2003Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari-Rel33223.6631031006039.0392416416282001.408.920.923.666.411.75.500-
2003Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari26Rel33105.4020200001.23110220003.0016.20--10.8010.801.001.0004.23
2004Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn36Rel34000.0050500207.07100481001.508.59--4.919.822.00--
2004New York MetsNLMLBnyn20,34Rel34323.3860060008069.0543026334613001.277.010.394.417.921.79.6003.32
2005Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-Rel35004.3260600108.05441461001.085.401.084.326.481.50--
2005Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil52Rel35224.54400400011241.2432421719297001.499.291.514.106.261.53.5005.18
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter33423.99562056200301116625.25612982797131657537101.408.031.024.528.231.82.4401.15
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter21222.95225271983112963394.23351641302916837521001.277.600.663.818.512.23.488-
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter544.62715660026488.29160461055686001.639.131.005.526.831.24.556-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter562.3390387007042119.295373111371217001.107.140.832.789.103.27.455-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter102.7513013009419.2196605190001.228.69--2.298.693.801.000-
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter7102.14441331102413134.29841326581296001.166.550.403.888.622.22.412-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter324.09761210033.0322015213382001.368.730.553.5510.362.92.600-
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter120.00000000133.0000000000----------0.00.333-
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter15253.7033003300019278368.03131581524117136116001.317.611.004.168.782.11.375-
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter374.916806800402073.0834540849666001.8010.190.986.018.101.35.300-
Kansas City Royals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter964.836206200501672.26540391241565101.468.051.495.086.941.37.600-
New York Mets Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter323.3860060008069.0543026334613001.277.010.394.417.921.79.600-
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter224.54400400011241.2432421719297001.499.291.514.106.261.53.500-
Arizona Diamondbacks Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter105.4020200001.23110220003.0016.20--10.8010.801.001.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings12153.9919701970010541220.0196104982511120113001.408.031.024.528.231.82.4441.15
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings12122.9512515110217235220.01869172169320812001.277.600.663.818.512.23.500-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1994Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RedILAAAphi-p24192000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1995Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi52p25625000000000401000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
1996Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi52p26613011000000200000.333.333.6671.0002131.000.334.333.4170.0066.670.000.000.00100.00
1997Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi52p27661000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1998Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RedILAAAphi-p28101000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1999St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln52p29653000000000100001.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2001Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi27p31643111001000000000.333.333.6671.000213.333.334.333.4140.000.000.000.000.00100.00
2004New York MetsNLMLBnyn20,34p34572000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter37517122001000801001.118.118.235.3534218.222.117.118.0000.0044.440.000.000.00100.00
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter293000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter293000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter25312122001000701000.167.167.333.5004213.400.166.167.0000.0053.850.000.000.00100.00
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter653000000000100001.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
New York Mets Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter572000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1627011000000300000.118.118.235.353218.222.117.118.0000.0044.440.000.000.00100.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games16217000000000600000.000.000.000.0000017.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1991Martinsville Phillies AppRkphi21P7--151-76.8570.86------7100.010.3
1991Spartanburg Phillies SALAphi21P2---4--441.0002.00------2100.01.4
1992Spartanburg Phillies SALAphi22P42--67211513.8670.31------42100.030.4
1993Clearwater Phillies FSLA+phi23P13--12-1331.0000.23------13100.09.6
1993Reading Phillies EastAAphi23P49--3101-1413.9290.27------49100.035.0
1994Reading Phillies EastAAphi24P38--22--441.0000.11------38100.027.1
1994Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red Barons ILAAAphi24P19---11-21.5000.05------19100.013.4
1994Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi24P3-3-------------3100.02.6
1995Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi25P62-8767-113131.0000.210.15-----62100.043.1
1996Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi26P61-6715-1661.0000.100.09-----61100.037.7
1997Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi27P69-7445-1991.0000.130.12-----69100.042.6
1998Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red Barons ILAAAphi28P10--11--221.0000.20------10100.07.0
1998Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi28P39-4356-111111.0000.280.26-----39100.024.1
1999St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln29P68-7349-213131.0000.190.18-----68100.042.2
2000Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca30P62-7267111413.9290.210.18-----62100.038.3
2001Reading Phillies EastAAphi31P3----1-1---------3100.02.1
2001Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi31P66-673101-1413.9290.200.19-----66100.040.7
2002Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32P30-2723--551.0000.170.19-----30100.018.6
2003Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari33P31--24-1661.0000.19------31100.021.5
2003Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari33P2-1-------------2100.01.2
2004New York MetsNLMLBnyn34P60-6958--13131.0000.220.19-----60100.037.0
2005Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos35P6--1---111.0000.17------6100.04.2
2005Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil35P40-41261198.8890.200.20-----40100.024.7
MLB Totals for P - 12 season(s)-   P562-624386638107104.9720.190.17-----5620.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P66--46111110.9090.15------660.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P90--5122-1917.8950.19------900.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P13--12-1331.0000.23------130.00.0
A Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P44--611211917.8950.39------440.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P7--151-76.8570.86------70.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1991Martinsville Phillies AppRkphi217----------
1991Spartanburg Phillies SALAphi212----------
1992Spartanburg Phillies SALAphi2242----------
1993Clearwater Phillies FSLA+phi2313----------
1993Reading Phillies EastAAphi2349----------
1994Reading Phillies EastAAphi2438----------
1994Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red Barons ILAAAphi2419----------
1994Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi243----------
1995Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi2562----------
1996Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi2661----------
1997Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi2769----------
1998Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red Barons ILAAAphi2810----------
1998Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi2839----------
1999St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2968----------
2000Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca3062----------
2001Reading Phillies EastAAphi313----------
2001Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi3166----------
2002Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi3230----------
2003Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari3331----------
2003Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari332----------
2004New York MetsNLMLBnyn3460----------
2005Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos356----------
2005Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil3540----------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2006-03-22Released by Orioles 
2006-01-11ContractSigned by Orioles (minor) 
2005-01-19ContractSigned by Brewers (1-year) 
2004-11-01Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2004-04-16ContractSigned as Free Agent by Mets. 
2004-04-07Released by Mets. 
2004-02-10ContractSigned by Mets 
2004-02-09ContractSigned as Free Agent by Mets. 
2003-09-30Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2003-02-27ContractSigned by Diamondbacks 
2003-01-30ContractSigned as Free Agent by Diamondbacks. 
2002-10-30Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2002-07-24InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2002-06-23InjuredDisabled -- - 
2002-01-08ContractSigned as Free Agent by Phillies. 
2001-11-05Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2001-07-20InjuredActivated from DL 
2001-06-29InjuredDisabled -- inflammed right shoulder 
2000-12-20ContractSigned by Phillies 
2000-12-15ContractSigned as Free Agent by Phillies. 
2000-11-04Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2000-11-03Free AgentGranted free agency 
2000-01-27ContractSigned as Free Agent by Royals. 
2000-01-14ContractSigned by Royals 
1999-12-21Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1998-11-19TradeTraded by Phillies with Garrett Stephenson to Cardinals for Cliff Politte, Ron Gant and Jeff Brantley. 
1991-07-21ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by 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
1994Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll2450,000-85637-957,101109,00050,000
1995Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll25109,000-75334-999,520109,000159,000
1996Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll26185,000-5342241957,870109,000344,000
1997Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll27425,000-40312561,182,177150,000769,000
1998Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll282,200,000-196479++1,276,192170,0002,969,000
1999St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll292,300,000-211877++1,454,491200,0005,269,000
2000Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll301,500,000-298667++1,394,248200,0006,769,000
2001Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll311,500,000-33912621,897,758200,0008,269,000
2002Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll321,500,000-34614622,011,045200,0009,769,000
2003Arizona DiamondbacksTeam Payroll33300,000-70326-2,163,527300,00010,069,000
2004New York MetsTeam Payroll34300,000-75532-2,070,100300,00010,369,000
2005Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll35800,000-41510542,189,055300,00011,169,000
* 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