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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Ronald John Oester
Stat Years
1974-1990  [mlb] 1978-1990
Height/Weight
6-2 / 195
Bats/Throws
Both / Right
Positions
2B (1190) ... SS (340) ... 3B (19)
Draft Position
SS
Born Date/Place
1956-05-05 in Cincinnati, Ohio   [64.101]
High School
Withrow (Cincinnati,OH)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the Cincinnati Reds in Round #9 (#215 overall) of the 1974 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1978-09-10 - Boxscore  (Age: 22.128)
Service Time
Organizations
CIN [14]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 16108 ... retro id: oestr001 ... mlbam id: 119946
Relations
Father of Jake Oester
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1974BillingsPioRk----182b---1531672352111021000000000.311.311.389.7001676512.000.078.0000.000.000.000.00.0023.1
    1975TampaFSLA+----192b---2117375408234025000000000.219.219.248.467375937.000.029.0000.000.000.000.00.008.5
    1976Three RiversEastAA----202b---313844757110144044000000000.246.246.295.54144713218.000.049.0000.000.000.000.00.0016.4
    1977Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAcin-212b---4134455601161653331453980110000.255.315.332.64750515124.182.077.3047.7215.842.05151.70.5920.7
    1978Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAcin-22ss---513551478133214749119298435400.259.300.356.65655518332.158.097.2955.2315.142.9073.41.2624.1
    1978Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin1622ssL-S-E-P568130001000201000.375.375.375.750930.000.000.5000.0022.220.000.00.000.0
    1979Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAcin-23ss---613650962143196233238486047200.281.346.354.70057018027.196.073.3148.4210.531.25254.50.3518.9
    1979Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin1623ssL-S-E-P663000000000100000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    1980Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin16242bL-S-E-P7100303408416222062264415077.277.336.363.69933511020.185.086.3197.7613.131.69151.50.6023.8
    1981Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin16252bL-S-E-P8105354459616754225424905788.271.342.398.74040814128.237.127.29610.2912.011.1770.81.2329.2
    1982Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin16262bL-S-E-P915154963143194947563582083816.260.303.359.66259519732.160.099.2915.8813.782.3461.01.5122.4
    1983Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin16272bL-S-E-P1015754963145235115822491061761417.264.322.384.70661221139.209.120.3068.0117.322.1649.91.8026.9
    1984Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin16282bL-S-E-P1115055354134263338724197151716.242.295.316.61160117532.157.074.2896.8216.142.37184.30.5023.9
    1985Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin16292bL-S-E-P12152526591552631345051650251713.295.354.361.71558419030.173.066.3318.7311.131.27526.00.1719.4
    1986Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin16302bL-S-E-P13153523521352328449252841731618.258.325.356.68158618633.210.098.2938.8714.331.6265.41.3724.4
    1987Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin16312bL-S-E-P146923728609622323225102048.253.317.367.6842618717.203.114.3158.4319.542.32118.50.7728.3
    1988Chattanooga LookoutsSouAAcin-322b---1514465142016006700010.304.385.413.79852193.239.109.34211.5413.461.1746.01.9221.4
    1988Nashville SoundsAmerAAAcin-322b---151237471003003801000.189.250.216.4664181.108.027.2417.3219.512.670.00.0014.3
    1988Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin16322bL-S-E-P15541502042700100292403132.280.319.327.646163497.093.047.3315.5214.722.670.00.0016.7
    1989Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin16332bL-S-E-P161093052375150114103247000810.246.318.305.6233379316.167.059.2889.5013.951.47305.00.3021.3
    1990Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin16342bL-S-E-P1764154104610101312102906111.299.339.377.7161715811.136.078.3655.8516.962.900.00.0023.9
    MLB Totals (13 yrs)127642144581118190334234440263696814512793116.265.323.356.67946651500265.182.091.3067.9114.601.85100.30.9023.7
    National League Totals (13 yrs)127642144581118190334234440263696814512793116.265.323.356.67946651500265.182.091.3067.9114.601.85100.30.9023.7
    Minor League Totals73925503296578724132144822125239823610.258.294.326.6202712831124.127.068.2804.618.811.91196.10.4818.9
    Minor: Rk Totals531672352111021000000000.311.311.389.7001676512.078.078.3110.000.000.000.00.0023.1
    Minor: A+ Totals117375408234025000000000.219.219.248.467375937.029.029.2190.000.000.000.00.008.5
    Minor: AA Totals15249362124164150006700010.252.261.306.56749915121.067.054.2541.201.401.17493.00.2016.9
    Minor: AAA Totals41715152043995715121184822119232823600.263.319.345.664167152284.177.082.3037.1213.881.95126.20.7221.0
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (13 yrs)127642144581118190334234440263696814512793116.265.323.356.67946651500265.182.091.3067.9114.601.85100.30.9023.7
    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
    1978Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAA22SS13300.030042832102760728.9585.500.0098.598.51
    1978Cincinnati RedsNLMLB22SS600.0390212121.0002.000.003.7100.03
    1979Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAA23SS13600.02443973181672641.9544.700.00100.0100.01
    1979Cincinnati RedsNLMLB23SS200.01200331.0001.500.001.233.34
    1980Cincinnati RedsNLMLB242B7900.0144194742345338.9804.300.0048.879.02
    1980Cincinnati RedsNLMLB243B300.0131054.8001.300.001.93.02
    1980Cincinnati RedsNLMLB24SS1700.01627244543.9562.500.0010.517.02
    1981Cincinnati RedsNLMLB252B10300.02023281161541530.9805.100.0095.498.11
    1981Cincinnati RedsNLMLB25SS900.011130324241.0002.700.008.38.62
    1982Cincinnati RedsNLMLB262B11800.02583251772600583.9724.900.0072.878.11
    1982Cincinnati RedsNLMLB263B1300.0918343027.9002.100.008.08.64
    1982Cincinnati RedsNLMLB26SS2900.037602119997.9803.300.0017.919.22
    1983Cincinnati RedsNLMLB272B15400.03154131780745728.9774.700.0095.198.11
    1984Cincinnati RedsNLMLB282B14700.03573881575760745.9805.100.0090.798.01
    1984Cincinnati RedsNLMLB28SS100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.73
    1985Cincinnati RedsNLMLB292B14900.03664579100832823.9895.500.0092.598.01
    1986Cincinnati RedsNLMLB302B15100.036747519100861842.9785.600.0093.298.71
    1987Cincinnati RedsNLMLB312B6900.01831861037379369.9745.300.0042.6100.01
    1988Chattanooga LookoutsSouAA322B900.01925124544.9784.900.006.364.33
    1988Nashville SoundsAmerAAA322B1000.01528474743.9154.300.007.083.33
    1988Cincinnati RedsNLMLB322B4900.0108104124213212.9954.300.0030.490.72
    1988Cincinnati RedsNLMLB32SS500.0290211111.0002.200.003.19.34
    1989Cincinnati RedsNLMLB332B10200.0211239742457450.9854.400.0063.093.61
    1989Cincinnati RedsNLMLB33SS200.04100214141.0007.000.001.21.86
    1990Cincinnati RedsNLMLB342B5000.08088314171168.9823.400.0030.978.12
    1990Cincinnati RedsNLMLB343B300.0021032.6670.700.001.94.74
    MLB Totals - (2B)1171002591319711664759045788.9804.900.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (3B)19001023543833.8681.700.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (SS)710074130424208204.9812.900.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (2B)10001528474743.9154.300.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (SS)269005448256318314321369.9565.100.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (2B)9001925124544.9784.900.000.00.00
    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
    1978MLB-----6-----
    1978Minor-----133-----
    1979MLB-----2-----
    1979Minor-----136-----
    1980MLB---79317-----
    1981MLB---103-9-----
    1982MLB---1181329-----
    1983MLB---154-------
    1984MLB---147-1-----
    1985MLB---149-------
    1986MLB---151-------
    1987MLB---69-------
    1988MLB---49-5-----
    1988Minor---19-------
    1989MLB---102-2-----
    1990MLB---503------
    Totals---119019340-----