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Rufino LinaresTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1974-1987 MLB Years: 1981-1985
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PositionsOF-260, SS-77, DH-14, 1B-2Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRufino Linares
Height6-0Weight170BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateFebruary 28,1951PlaceSan Pedro de Macoris,Dominican Republic
Death DateMay 16,1998 [47.077]

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1973 by the Atlanta Braves.
MLB DebutApril 10,1981 [30.041]
OrganizationsATL [11] CAL [2] MON [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID14343Retrosheet IDlinar001MLBAM ID117771
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed56Power67Contact68XBH64RBIs80Runs52Hitting73Durability40Team.511Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1974KingsportAppRk-2356220326471641000000000.291.291.414.7059114220.271.123.123.3200.000.000.002.7336.6721.88
1975GreenwoodWcarA-241063023677122235000000000.255.255.328.5839916302.250.073.073.2640.000.000.000.66151.0020.78
1976GreenwoodWcarA-2510938957127204354000000000.326.326.422.74816427389.321.096.095.3420.000.000.000.77129.6721.26
1977Savannah BravesSouAAatl-26852623276125229102285330100.290.364.397.76110419294.356.107.244.3449.5218.031.890.68131.0025.00
1978Savannah BravesSouAAatl-ss271164004912115585175346165400.303.363.425.78817028449.337.122.213.3587.5713.591.791.7850.0023.14
1978Richmond BravesILAAAatl-2749110103001200000.111.200.333.5333110.143.222.333.23810.0020.002.000.000.00100.00
1978Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1204095012215685475356365400.298.359.423.78217329459.333.125.215.3557.6313.731.801.7451.1323.77
1979Savannah BravesSouAAatl-of28531983565111837113241330400.328.402.515.91710220229.315.187.348.40410.485.680.543.4924.7530.77
1979Richmond BravesILAAAatl-of2836104931411133341613000.298.330.385.715406112.345.087.125.3223.5714.294.000.89104.0019.35
1979Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         893024496152950146282943400.318.379.470.84914226341.325.152.272.3788.218.501.042.6433.5627.08
1980Savannah BravesSouAAatl-1b2951200378518623881161300200.425.463.6051.06812126218.444.180.295.4707.345.960.810.92100.0030.59
1980Richmond BravesILAAAatl-of296323431771243413362801400.329.340.453.79310619245.357.124.150.3512.4511.434.671.2278.0024.68
1980Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         114434681623010579114224101600.373.398.523.92122745463.398.150.217.4074.758.861.861.0886.8027.78
1981Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl25of307825327679252584928021212.265.289.375.6649516265.281.110.162.2993.4010.573.111.8950.6023.88
1982Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl25of317719128577121752729101010.298.325.377.7027210200.342.079.131.3163.5014.504.141.0095.5017.54
1983Richmond BravesILAAAatl-of32291071024621241031200300.224.239.346.585379113.237.122.159.2552.6510.624.000.88107.0037.50
1984Richmond BravesILAAAatl31of3357216266413533932132100220.296.333.444.7779621231.314.148.213.3425.639.091.621.3072.0032.81
1984Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl11of333458412301100061200201.207.273.310.58318466.234.103.207.2669.0918.182.001.5258.0033.33
1985Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAcal-of349838364119138166537345112320.311.366.512.87819637423.323.201.279.3838.0412.061.503.7823.9431.09
1985California AngelsALMLBcal24dh34184371120311202500101.256.283.512.79522546.222.256.349.3414.3510.872.506.5214.3345.45
1986Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAcal-of3585316528815775430283201340.278.334.437.77113829348.289.159.256.3368.059.201.142.0145.1432.95
1987Jacksonville ExposSouAAmon-3614010000000000000.250.250.250.500104.250.000.000.2230.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter2075456614721311631562474125224.270.299.380.67920735577.292.110.171.0004.1612.823.081.9149.5523.81
Minor League Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter949334447110201585262524522619130214122680.305.343.439.78214682723587.319.134.199.0005.328.421.581.7353.9426.67
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter3721369193404632831239161589162271580.295.336.450.7866161221482.313.155.221.0006.0110.931.822.0944.1630.20
AA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter306106415334856172015536111021401251100.327.389.468.857498931194.358.141.260.0008.5411.731.371.6853.2026.72
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter21569193204326589000000000.295.295.381.67626343691.290.086.085.0000.000.000.000.72138.2021.08
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter56220326471641000000000.291.291.414.7059114220.271.123.123.0000.000.000.002.7336.6721.88
Atlanta Braves Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter189502591361938521362269124223.271.301.369.67018530531.298.098.155.0004.1412.993.141.5162.7522.06
California Angels Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter184371120311202500101.256.283.512.79522546.222.256.349.0004.3510.872.506.5214.3345.45
Average MLB - Per 162 games162427521151629491251958124219.270.299.380.67916227452.292.110.171.0004.1612.823.081.9149.5523.81
Average Minor - Per 162 games16257180174279118994335222410.305.343.439.78225146612.319.134.199.0005.328.421.581.7353.9426.67

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Savannah Braves SouAAatl27SS77--1581232173170.9832.21------11666.453.5
1979Savannah Braves SouAAatl28OF22--401214341.9531.86------5341.515.4
1979Richmond Braves ILAAAatl28OF15--2215-2823.8211.53------3641.710.7
1980Savannah Braves SouAAatl291B2--12-131312.9236.00------513.91.4
1980Richmond Braves ILAAAatl29OF34--565-261611.0001.79------6354.024.3
1981Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl30OF60--124651135130.9632.17------7876.956.6
1982Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl31OF53--924-196961.0001.81------7768.832.7
1983Richmond Braves ILAAAatl32OF13--2011-2221.9551.62------2944.89.4
1984Richmond Braves ILAAAatl33OF15--24-1-2524.9601.60------5726.310.8
1984Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl33OF13--2121-2423.9581.77------3438.28.0
1985Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal34OF31--5212-5553.9641.71------9831.621.8
1985California AngelsALMLBcal34DH14---------------1877.88.6
1985California AngelsALMLBcal34OF2--1---111.0000.50------1811.11.2
1986Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal35OF2--411-65.8332.50------852.41.4
MLB Totals for OF - 4 season(s)-   OF128--2381262256250.9771.95------1280.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH14---------------140.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 6 season(s)-   OF110--1789102197187.9491.70------1100.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS77--1581232173170.9832.21------770.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF22--401214341.9531.86------220.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B2--12-131312.9236.00------20.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Savannah Braves SouAAatl27----77------
1979Savannah Braves SouAAatl28---------22-
1979Richmond Braves ILAAAatl28---------15-
1980Savannah Braves SouAAatl29--2--------
1980Richmond Braves ILAAAatl29---------34-
1981Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl30---------60-
1982Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl31---------53-
1983Richmond Braves ILAAAatl32---------13-
1984Richmond Braves ILAAAatl33---------15-
1984Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl33---------13-
1985Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal34---------31-
1985California AngelsALMLBcal34---------214
1986Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal35---------2-

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1986-12-19Released by Angels. 
1985-05-20ContractSigned as Free Agent by Angels. 
1985-05-04Released by Angels. 
1985-04-12ContractSigned as Free Agent by Angels. 
1984-11-13Released by Braves. 
1973-12-30ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Braves. 
* 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
1985California AngelsTeam Payroll3460,000-51634-370,78060,00060,000
* 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