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Ron FairlyTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1958-1978 MLB Years: 1958-1978
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World Series Champion

Positions1B-1219, OF-1038, DH-63Position when Drafted1B-OFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRonald Ray Fairly
Height5-10Weight181BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateJuly 12,1938 [80.103]PlaceMacon,Georgia
High SchoolDavid Starr Jordan (Long Beach,CA)
CollegeUSC (Los Angeles,CA)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1958 by the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Signing Bonus$75,000Signing ScoutsLefty Phillips
MLB DebutSeptember 9,1958 [20.059]
OrganizationsLAN [12] MON [6] SLN [2] CAL [1] OAK [1] TOR [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID11256Retrosheet IDfairr101MLBAM ID113984
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Player Notes:   Topps All-Star Rookie (OF) in 1959
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed46Power71Contact76XBH64RBIs78Runs43Hitting70Durability66Team.499Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1958Des MoinesWestA-19511723251701341000000000.297.297.564.8619720172.239.267.267.3740.000.000.007.5613.2339.22
1958St. PaulAmerAAA-1918578172118000000000.298.298.421.71924457.286.123.123.3160.000.000.001.7557.0023.53
1958Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         692294068911449000000000.297.297.528.82512124229.251.231.231.3600.000.000.006.1116.3635.29
1958Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan55of1915536151028006700101.283.350.415.76522360.289.132.245.34210.0011.671.173.3326.5020.00
1959Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan8of20118244275812142304312916223.238.324.344.6688417284.254.106.217.30310.9210.210.941.4161.0029.31
1960SpokanePCLAAA-211475059815334427100000000000.303.303.547.85027665505.264.244.244.3710.000.000.005.3518.7042.48
1960Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan44of2114376403130071201001.108.250.351.60113445.125.243.432.27215.5626.671.712.2237.00100.00
1961Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan6of221112454279152104800482216103.322.434.522.95612827301.322.200.396.42415.957.310.463.3224.5034.18
1962Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan61b231474608012815714711175593116610.278.379.433.81219936555.290.155.317.36113.5110.630.792.5232.8628.13
1963Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan61b241524906213321012775258691114712.271.347.388.73519033564.293.117.241.32710.2812.231.192.1340.8324.81
1964Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan61b25150454621161951074406559210466.256.349.385.73417534535.272.129.282.32712.1511.030.911.8745.4029.31
1965Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan6of26158555731522819702076723146117.274.361.377.73820938654.298.103.243.32911.6211.010.951.3861.6725.00
1966Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan6of2711735153101200146132523821349.288.380.464.84416334409.288.176.328.37212.719.290.733.4225.0733.66
1967Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan6of-1b28153486451071901055145451158913.220.295.321.61615629554.224.101.206.2779.759.210.941.8148.6027.10
1968Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan6of29141441321031514430241614261011.234.301.299.60013220494.259.065.154.2718.3012.351.490.81110.2519.42
1969Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan61b-of3030643143208009601011.219.315.328.64321574.241.109.250.29412.168.110.670.000.0035.71
1969Montreal ExposNLMLBmon61b30702533573134123910282201126.289.358.514.87213029283.277.225.340.3889.897.770.794.2421.0839.73
1969Totals for NL-NL         1003173887166124710372802137.274.349.476.82515134357.270.202.322.36910.367.840.763.3626.4239.08
1970Montreal ExposNLMLBmon61b31119385541111901561102726446499.288.402.455.85717534471.310.167.374.38215.2913.590.893.1825.6730.63
1971Montreal ExposNLMLBmon61b32146447581152301371138165536107.257.373.396.76917736542.272.139.315.34914.9411.990.802.4034.3831.30
1972Montreal ExposNLMLBmon6of-1b33140446511241511768344645322710.278.348.430.77819233499.277.152.253.3539.229.020.983.4126.2426.61
1973Montreal ExposNLMLBmon6of34142413701231311749228633330118.298.422.458.88018931505.292.160.368.39717.036.530.383.3724.2925.20
1974Montreal ExposNLMLBmon61b35101282356991124321572811167.245.372.411.78311622342.235.166.372.36016.678.190.493.5123.5031.88
1975St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln151b36107229326913273701452231198.301.421.467.88810722279.308.166.358.39916.137.890.492.5132.7131.88
1976St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln151b377311013294002100231201235.264.385.300.685334136.290.036.245.32416.918.820.520.000.0013.79
1976Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak111b371546911103100091200031.239.364.457.82121455.258.218.413.36216.3621.821.335.4515.3336.36
1976Totals for MLB-MLB         8815622405033100322401266.256.379.346.725548191.282.090.295.33516.7512.570.751.5752.0020.00
1977Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor6dh-1b381324586012824219640458582821112.279.362.465.82721345528.285.186.303.36010.9810.981.003.6024.1135.16
1978California AngelsALMLBcal61b3991235235150104001253112527.217.289.366.6558615268.206.149.251.2969.3311.571.243.7323.5029.41
MLB Totals - 21 Season(s)Filter24427184931191330733215104435331052877409665129157.266.360.408.76829315558437.276.142.288.00012.4710.390.832.5533.4129.01
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter21673413822143541149000000000.301.301.541.84239789734.260.240.240.0000.000.000.005.5917.9040.27
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter16556210617036528108000000000.302.302.534.83630069562.266.232.231.0000.000.000.004.9820.0740.59
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter511723251701341000000000.297.297.564.8619720172.239.267.267.0000.000.000.007.5613.2339.22
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter130638804911010168229054116155224851868415677.260.347.385.73214922804529.275.125.259.00011.5310.710.931.9943.1127.72
Montreal Expos Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter71822263036159278633119123702571616144547.276.381.440.8219791852642.279.164.333.00014.009.730.693.2625.8830.08
Toronto Blue Jays Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1324586012824219640458582821112.279.362.465.82721345528.285.186.303.00010.9810.981.003.6024.1135.16
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter18033945981727580168343231213.289.409.413.82214026415.302.124.322.00016.398.190.501.6948.4326.53
California Angels Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter91235235150104001253112527.217.289.366.6558615268.206.149.251.0009.3311.571.243.7323.5029.41
Oakland Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1546911103100091200031.239.364.457.82121455.258.218.413.00016.3621.821.335.4515.3336.36
Average MLB - Per 162 games162477621272021469227058364910.266.360.408.76819437560.276.142.288.00012.4710.390.832.5533.4129.01
Average Minor - Per 162 games16255110416632431112000000000.301.301.541.84229867551.260.240.240.0000.000.000.005.5917.9040.27

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1958Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan19OF15--33-1-3433.9712.20------15100.09.7
1959Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan20OF88--97841109105.9631.19------11874.656.4
1960Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan21OF13--151--16161.0001.23------1492.98.4
1961Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan22OF71--857119392.9891.30------11164.046.1
1961Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan221B23--15711216170168.9887.30------11120.714.9
1962Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan231B120--96843117610221011.9898.43------14781.672.7
1962Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan23OF48--392--41411.0000.85------14732.729.1
1963Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan241B119--88445574934929.9957.81------15278.373.5
1963Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan24OF45--6232-6765.9701.44------15229.627.8
1964Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan251B141--108182158911781163.9878.25------15094.087.0
1965Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan26OF148--262751274269.9821.82------15893.791.4
1965Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan261B13--99616106105.9918.08------1588.28.0
1966Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan27OF98--11023-115112.9741.14------11783.860.5
1966Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan271B25--15412120167166.9946.64------11721.415.4
1967Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan28OF97--129821139137.9861.41------15363.459.9
1967Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan281B68--59847954654645.9869.49------15344.442.0
1968Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan29OF105--1591327174172.9891.64------14174.564.8
1968Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan291B36--24713120261260.9967.22------14125.522.2
1969Montreal ExposNLMLBmon301B52--40936453449445.9918.56------7074.332.1
1969Montreal ExposNLMLBmon30OF21--3211-3433.9711.57------7030.013.0
1969Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan301B12--92925103101.9818.42------3040.07.4
1969Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan30OF10--10---10101.0001.00------3033.36.2
1970Montreal ExposNLMLBmon311B118--94490511210391034.9958.76------11999.272.8
1970Montreal ExposNLMLBmon31OF4--1---111.0000.25------1193.42.5
1971Montreal ExposNLMLBmon321B135--11081041011012221212.9928.98------14692.583.9
1971Montreal ExposNLMLBmon32OF10--8---881.0000.80------1466.86.2
1972Montreal ExposNLMLBmon33OF70-572125822135133.9851.900.23-----14050.044.9
1972Montreal ExposNLMLBmon331B69-50052138437563559.9938.101.12-----14049.344.2
1973Montreal ExposNLMLBmon34OF122-87118245-191186.9741.520.21-----14285.975.3
1973Montreal ExposNLMLBmon341B5-22201-421211.0004.200.95-----1423.53.1
1974Montreal ExposNLMLBmon351B67--57242741621614.9899.16------10166.341.6
1974Montreal ExposNLMLBmon35OF20--311--32321.0001.60------10119.812.4
1975St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln361B56--35133833392384.9806.86------10752.334.6
1975St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln36OF20--32---32321.0001.60------10718.712.3
1976St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln371B27--17421119196195.9957.22------7337.016.7
1976Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak371B15--12110-101311311.0008.73------15100.09.3
1977Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor38DH58---------------13243.936.0
1977Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor381B40--31230528347342.9868.55------13230.324.8
1977Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor38OF33--6342-6967.9712.03------13225.020.5
1978California AngelsALMLBcal391B78--48231147514513.9986.58------9185.748.1
1978California AngelsALMLBcal39DH5---------------915.53.1
MLB Totals for 1B - 18 season(s)-   1B1219-522929470492854100909998.9918.2019.15-----12190.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 18 season(s)-   OF1038-1443147569301315741544.9811.491.07-----10380.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 2 season(s)-   DH63---------------630.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1958Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan19---------15-
1959Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan20---------88-
1960Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan21---------13-
1961Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan22--23------71-
1962Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan23--120------48-
1963Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan24--119------45-
1964Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan25--141--------
1965Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan26--13------148-
1966Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan27--25------98-
1967Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan28--68------97-
1968Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan29--36------105-
1969Montreal ExposNLMLBmon30--52------21-
1969Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan30--12------10-
1970Montreal ExposNLMLBmon31--118------4-
1971Montreal ExposNLMLBmon32--135------10-
1972Montreal ExposNLMLBmon33--69------70-
1973Montreal ExposNLMLBmon34--5------122-
1974Montreal ExposNLMLBmon35--67------20-
1975St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln36--56------20-
1976St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln37--27--------
1976Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak37--15--------
1977Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor38--40------3358
1978California AngelsALMLBcal39--78-------5

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1959Los Angeles DodgersWorld SeriesMLB2063000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1963Los Angeles DodgersWorld SeriesMLB2441000000003000000.000.750.000.750004.000.0003.00075.000.000.000.000.000.00
1965Los Angeles DodgersWorld SeriesMLB267297113026000100000.379.379.6901.06920529.346.311.3100.003.450.006.9014.5045.45
1966Los Angeles DodgersWorld SeriesMLB2737010000002400000.143.333.143.476109.333.000.28622.2244.442.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 4 yrs20407123026005600000.300.378.525.90321545.313.225.35011.1113.331.204.4420.0041.67

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1981California AngelsALMLBMLBcal42Broadcaster1105159.46413.55Jim Fregosi,Gene Mauch
1982California AngelsALMLBMLBcal43Broadcaster1629369.574--1Gene MauchLost ALCS (Brewers)
1983California AngelsALMLBMLBcal44Broadcaster1627092.43229.06John McNamara
1984California AngelsALMLBMLBcal45Broadcaster1628181.5003.03John McNamara
1985California AngelsALMLBMLBcal46Broadcaster1629072.5561.02Gene Mauch
1986California AngelsALMLBMLBcal47Broadcaster1629270.568--1Gene MauchLost ALCS (Red Sox)
1987San Francisco GiantsNLMLBMLBsfn48Broadcaster1629072.556--1Roger CraigLost NLCS (Cardinals)
1988San Francisco GiantsNLMLBMLBsfn49Broadcaster1628379.51211.54Roger Craig
1989San Francisco GiantsNLMLBMLBsfn50Broadcaster1629270.568--1Roger CraigLost World Series (Athletics)
1990San Francisco GiantsNLMLBMLBsfn51Broadcaster1628577.5256.03Roger Craig
1991San Francisco GiantsNLMLBMLBsfn52Broadcaster1627587.46319.04Roger Craig
1992San Francisco GiantsNLMLBMLBsfn53Broadcaster1627290.44426.05Roger Craig
1993Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea54Broadcaster1628280.50612.04Lou Piniella
1994Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea55Broadcaster1124963.4382.03Lou Piniella
1995Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea56Broadcaster1457966.545--1Lou PiniellaLost ALCS (Indians)
1996Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea57Broadcaster1618576.5284.52Lou Piniella
1997Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea58Broadcaster1629072.556--1Lou PiniellaLost in 1st Round (Orioles)
1998Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea59Broadcaster1617685.47211.53Lou Piniella
1999Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea60Broadcaster1627983.48816.02Lou Piniella
2000Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea61Broadcaster1629171.5620.52Lou PiniellaLost ALCS (Yankees)
2001Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea62Broadcaster16211646.716--1Lou PiniellaLost ALCS (Yankees)
2002Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea63Broadcaster1629369.57410.03Lou Piniella-
2003Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea64Broadcaster1629369.5743.02Bob Melvin-
2004Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea65Broadcaster1626399.38929.04Bob Melvin-
2005Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea66Broadcaster1626993.42626.04Mike Hargrove-
2006Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea67Broadcaster1627884.48115.04Mike Hargrove
* 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.
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* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1977-12-08TradeTraded by Blue Jays to Angels for Butch Alberts and Pat Kelly. 
1977-02-24TradeTraded by Athletics to Blue Jays for Mike Weathers and Cash. 
1976-09-14Purchased by Athletics from Cardinals. 
1974-12-06TradeTraded by Expos to Cardinals for Ed Kurpiel and Rudy Kinard. 
1969-06-11TradeTraded by Dodgers with Paul Popovich to Expos for Manny Mota and Maury Wills. 
1958-06-24ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Dodgers. 
* 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.