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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Roger Eugene Nelson
Stat Years
1963-1979  [mlb] 1967-1976
Height/Weight
6-3 / 205
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (187)
Draft Position
C
Born Date/Place
High School
Lincoln (Lincoln,NE)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the Montreal Expos in Round #6 (#129 overall) of the 1968 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1967-09-09 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.094)
Service Time
Organizations
KCA [6] CIN [2] PIT [2] BAL [1] CHA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 15921 ... retro id: nelsr101 ... mlbam id: 119713
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1963MiddlesboroAppRk----191---544.781600000064.0594134050830001.708.300.007.0311.675.771.66.556
    1963Minor Totals: byYearRk----191---544.7816000016064.0594134050830001.708.300.007.0311.675.771.66.556
    1964SarasotaFSLA+----202---242.351500000065.0542317025720001.227.480.003.469.973.182.88.333
    1964TidewaterCaroA+----202---005.1440000007.09740730002.2911.570.009.003.869.000.43.000
    1964Minor Totals: byYearA+----202---242.6319000019072.0633021032750001.327.880.004.009.383.752.34.333
    1965TidewaterCaroA+----213---973.1225000000150.012562520591200001.237.500.003.547.203.722.03.563
    1965Minor Totals: byYearA+----211---973.12250000250150.012562520591200001.237.500.003.547.203.722.03.563
    1966EvansvilleSouAA----224---6103.7822000000131.012363550411040001.258.450.002.827.154.332.54.375
    1966Minor Totals: byYearAA----221---6103.78220000220131.012363550411040001.258.450.002.827.154.332.54.375
    1967IndianapolisPCLAAA----235---334.423700000057.0573328018520001.329.000.002.848.215.212.89.500
    1967Chicago White SoxALMLBcha48235Log - Sp - Ext - Perf011.2950003507.04111040020.575.141.290.005.141.290.00.000
    1967Minor Totals: byYearAAA----231---334.4237000037057.0573328018520001.329.000.002.848.215.212.89.500
    1967MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf011.2950003507.04111040020.575.141.290.005.141.292.00.000
    1968RochesterILAAA----246---301.29400000028.0134405300000.644.180.001.619.641.296.001.000
    1968Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35246Log - Sp - Ext - Perf432.4119600513171.0492119326706011.066.210.383.308.872.662.69.571
    1968Minor Totals: byYearAAA----241---301.29400004028.0134405300000.644.180.001.619.641.296.001.000
    1968MLB Totals: BALbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf432.4119600513171.0492119326706011.066.210.383.308.872.662.69.571
    1969Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca35257Log - Sp - Ext - Perf7133.31292981000193.117078711265828161.227.910.563.033.823.631.26.350
    1969MLB Totals: KCAbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf7133.31292981000193.317078711265828161.227.920.563.033.823.641.26.350
    1970Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca35268Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0210.0042000209.01810103032012.0018.003.000.003.0010.000.00.000
    1970MLB Totals: KCAbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0210.0042000209.01810103032012.0018.003.000.003.0010.002.00.000
    1971OmahaAmerAAA----279---233.801100000064.0703227022600001.449.840.003.098.444.502.73.400
    1971Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca35279Log - Sp - Ext - Perf015.2913100412034.035202015290001.189.260.261.327.685.295.80.000
    1971Minor Totals: byYearAAA----271---233.8011000011064.0703227022600001.449.840.003.098.444.502.73.400
    1971MLB Totals: KCAbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf015.2913100412034.035202015290001.189.260.261.327.685.295.80.000
    1972Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca352810Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1162.0834191069153173.1120414013311204010.876.230.681.616.232.133.87.647
    1972MLB Totals: KCAbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1162.0834191069153173.3120414013311204010.876.240.681.616.242.133.87.647
    1973Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin452911Log - Sp - Ext - Perf323.461481006054.2492521424171031.348.070.663.952.804.120.71.600
    1973MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf323.491481006054.7492521424171031.358.140.663.992.824.150.71.600
    1974Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin453012Log - Sp - Ext - Perf443.3814121012185.1673632735423111.207.070.743.694.433.801.20.500
    1974MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf443.3814121012185.3673632735423111.207.090.743.704.443.811.20.500
    1976Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca353213Log - Sp - Ext - Perf002.0830000308.24220441020.924.150.004.154.152.081.00.000
    1976MLB Totals: KCAbyYearMLB----321Log - Sp - Ext - Perf002.2030000308.74220441020.984.390.004.394.392.201.00.000
    1977Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-3314---533.39580000581661.0563223233483001.468.260.304.877.084.721.45.625
    1977Minor Totals: KCAbyYearAAA----331---533.39580000581661.0563223233483001.468.260.304.877.084.721.45.625
    1978Columbus ClippersILAAApit-3415---383.73511000501099.09250411045636031.388.360.914.095.734.551.40.273
    1978Minor Totals: PITbyYearAAA----341---383.73511000501099.09250411045636031.388.360.914.095.734.551.40.273
    1979Portland BeaversPCLAAApit-3516---0013.5010000102.03430120002.0013.500.004.509.0018.002.00.000
    1979Minor Totals: PITbyYearAAA----351---0013.5010000102.03430120002.0013.500.004.509.0018.002.00.000
    MLB Totals (9 yrs)29323.061357720722585636.351623421644190371252171.117.300.622.695.253.311.95.475
    American League Totals (7 yrs)22262.961075718721504496.340017316333131312211131.077.260.602.385.663.142.38.458
    National League Totals (2 yrs)763.41282020181140.011661531159594141.257.460.713.793.793.921.00.538
    Minor League Totals38423.56244100024326728.0661351288123066379031.338.170.153.787.884.342.08.475
    Minor: Rk Totals544.7816000016064.0594134050830001.708.300.007.0311.675.771.66.556
    Minor: A+ Totals11112.96440000440222.018892730911950001.267.620.003.697.913.732.14.500
    Minor: AA Totals6103.78220000220131.012363550411040001.258.450.002.827.154.332.54.375
    Minor: AAA Totals16173.65162100016126311.0291155126121242559031.338.420.353.597.384.492.06.485
    Kansas City Royals Totals (5 yrs)18223.08835118713323418.334715114329105238151101.087.470.622.265.123.252.27.450
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (2 yrs)763.41282020181140.011661531159594141.257.460.713.793.793.921.00.538
    Baltimore Orioles Totals (1 yrs)432.4119600513171.0492119326706011.066.210.383.308.872.662.69.571
    Chicago White Sox Totals (1 yrs)011.2950003507.04111040020.575.141.290.005.141.292.00.000
    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%
    1968Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal3524pL-S-E-P119160100000021004001.063.167.063.2302210.125.000.1679.0945.455.000.00.000.0
    1969Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca3525pL-S-E-P229584801030021605100.138.164.172.33666101.069.034.1863.0324.248.000.00.0012.5
    1970Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca3526pL-S-E-P340000000001000000.0001.000.0001.000100.000.000.000100.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1971Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca3527pL-S-E-P4136220000001200000.333.429.333.762720.167.000.50014.2928.572.000.00.000.0
    1972Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca3528pL-S-E-P534542500000031904000.093.140.093.2336150.056.000.1434.9231.156.330.00.000.0
    1973Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin4529pL-S-E-P61418120001000401000.111.111.111.2221920.000.000.1430.0021.050.000.00.000.0
    1974Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin4530pL-S-E-P71428350004002702000.179.233.179.4123250.071.000.2386.2521.883.500.00.000.0
    1977Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-33p---8584000000000001000.000.000.000.000500.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (7 yrs)12718012230108001158016101.128.177.139.316208251.072.011.1875.2927.885.270.00.004.3
    American League Totals (5 yrs)99134816010300947013101.119.174.134.308157181.082.015.1825.7329.945.220.00.006.2
    National League Totals (2 yrs)28464700050021103000.152.188.152.3405170.043.000.2003.9221.575.500.00.000.0
    Minor League Totals584000000000001000.000.000.000.000500.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AAA Totals584000000000001000.000.000.000.000500.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Kansas City Royals Totals (4 yrs)8011881501030073709100.127.175.144.319135171.076.017.1835.1927.415.290.00.006.7
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (2 yrs)28464700050021103000.152.188.152.3405170.043.000.2003.9221.575.500.00.000.0
    Baltimore Orioles Totals (1 yrs)19160100000021004001.063.167.063.2302210.125.000.1679.0945.455.000.00.000.0
    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
    1967Chicago White SoxALMLB23P507.01201331.0000.600.433.1100.015
    1968Baltimore OriolesALMLB24P19071.0380011111.0000.600.1511.7100.09
    1969Kansas City RoyalsALMLB25P290193.11925534944.8981.500.2317.9100.08
    1970Kansas City RoyalsALMLB26P409.00300331.0000.800.332.5100.015
    1971Kansas City RoyalsALMLB27P13034.0290011111.0000.800.328.1100.012
    1972Kansas City RoyalsALMLB28P340173.0833114241.9761.200.2422.1100.06
    1973Cincinnati RedsNLMLB29P14054.23120215151.0001.100.288.6100.011
    1974Cincinnati RedsNLMLB30P14085.1610211816.8891.100.198.6100.011
    1976Kansas City RoyalsALMLB32P308.21100221.0000.700.241.9100.015
    1978Columbus ClippersILAAA34P5100.0518312623.8850.500.0036.7100.01
    1979Portland BeaversPCLAAA35P100.01100221.0002.000.000.7100.019
    MLB Totals - (P)1350635431038811.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (P)52006193111.0000.000.00---------
    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
    1967MLB5----------
    1968MLB19----------
    1969MLB29----------
    1970MLB4----------
    1971MLB13----------
    1972MLB34----------
    1973MLB14----------
    1974MLB14----------
    1976MLB3----------
    1978Minor51----------
    1979Minor1----------
    Totals187----------