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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Robert Frederic Heffner
Stat Years
1963-1968  [mlb] 1963-1968
Height/Weight
6-4 / 205
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (114)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
High School
Colleges
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Boston Red Sox in 1957
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1963-06-19 - Boxscore  (Age: 24.279)
Service Time
Organizations
BOS [3] CLE [1] CAL [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 12614 ... retro id: heffb101 ... mlbam id: 115694
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1963Boston Red SoxALMLBbos20241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf494.26201931010124.213161591536773021.349.461.082.605.564.402.14.308
    1963MLB Totals: BOSbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf494.28201931010124.713161591536773021.349.491.092.615.584.422.14.308
    1964Boston Red SoxALMLBbos20252Log - Sp - Ext - Perf794.0855101121456158.2152817220441125031.248.621.132.506.354.592.55.438
    1964MLB Totals: BOSbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf794.1055101121456158.7152817220441125031.248.651.142.506.374.612.55.438
    1965Boston Red SoxALMLBbos20263Log - Sp - Ext - Perf027.1627100826049.0594239918426111.5710.841.653.317.717.712.33.000
    1965MLB Totals: BOSbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf027.1627100826049.0594239918426111.5710.841.653.317.717.712.33.000
    1966Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle37274Log - Sp - Ext - Perf013.46510034013.012651371001.158.310.692.084.854.152.33.000
    1966MLB Totals: CLEbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf013.46510034013.012651371001.158.310.692.084.854.152.33.000
    1968California AngelsALMLBcal37295Log - Sp - Ext - Perf002.2570002708.06220631001.506.750.006.753.382.250.50.000
    1968MLB Totals: CALbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf002.2570002708.06220631001.506.750.006.753.382.250.50.000
    MLB Totals (5 yrs)11214.51114314234836353.33601921774510724116161.329.181.152.736.144.892.25.344
    American League Totals (5 yrs)11214.51114314234836353.33601921774510724116161.329.181.152.736.144.892.25.344
    Boston Red Sox Totals (3 yrs)11204.61102304229726332.3342184170449823114161.329.271.192.666.264.992.36.355
    California Angels Totals (1 yrs)002.2570002708.06220631001.506.750.006.753.382.250.50.000
    Cleveland Indians Totals (1 yrs)013.46510034013.012651371001.158.310.692.084.854.152.33.000
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1963Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2024pL-S-E-P12143253002001902000.116.136.186.3224683.093.070.1472.1719.579.000.00.0060.0
    1964Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2025pL-S-E-P255443710140011101001.159.178.250.42846112.114.091.1882.1723.9111.0044.02.1728.6
    1965Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2026pL-S-E-P3276000000000201000.000.000.000.000700.000.000.0000.0028.570.000.00.000.0
    1966Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle3727pL-S-E-P451000000001000000.000.500.000.5002001.000.000.00050.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1968California AngelsALMLBcal3729pL-S-E-P570000000001000000.0001.000.0001.000100.000.000.000100.000.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (5 yrs)1159451240160042204001.128.163.202.365102195.117.074.1553.9221.575.5094.00.9841.7
    American League Totals (5 yrs)1159451240160042204001.128.163.202.365102195.117.074.1553.9221.575.5094.00.9841.7
    Boston Red Sox Totals (3 yrs)1039351240160022204001.129.147.204.35199195.097.075.1572.0222.2211.0093.01.0141.7
    California Angels Totals (1 yrs)70000000001000000.0001.000.0001.000100.000.000.000100.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Cleveland Indians Totals (1 yrs)51000000001000000.000.500.000.5002001.000.000.00050.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1963Boston Red SoxALMLB24P200124.21516103231.9691.600.2512.495.29
    1964Boston Red SoxALMLB25P550158.21517213432.9410.600.2034.0100.02
    1965Boston Red SoxALMLB26P27049.03400771.0000.300.1416.7100.010
    1966Cleveland IndiansALMLB27P5013.0000000.0000.000.003.1100.013
    1968California AngelsALMLB29P708.00100111.0000.100.134.3100.016
    MLB Totals - (P)11403523338317471.9590.600.200.00.00
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1963MLB20----------
    1964MLB55----------
    1965MLB27----------
    1966MLB5----------
    1968MLB7----------
    Totals114----------