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Ernest RilesTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1981-1996 MLB Years: 1985-1993
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Drafted
Rated Prospect

PositionsSS-892, 3B-356, 2B-101, 1B-54, DH-21, OF-5Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameErnest Riles
Height6-1Weight180BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 2,1960 [58.069]PlaceCairo,Georgia
High SchoolBainbridge (Bainbridge,GA)
CollegeMiddle Georgia State College (Cochran,GA)

DraftedSelected by the Milwaukee Brewers [Team Picks] in the 3rd round (63rd overall) of the 1981 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Seattle Mariners [Team Picks] in the 21st round (526th overall) of the 1980 Amateur Entry Draft
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1984-MIL-#9
MLB DebutMay 14,1985 [24.224]
OrganizationsMIL [8] SFN [3] CLE [1] HOU [1] OAK [1] BOS [1] CAL [1] Awards0Awards Voting1-29
TBC Player ID17154Retrosheet IDrilee001MLBAM ID121208
RelationshipsFather of T.J. Riles
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Player Notes:   Topps All-Star Rookie (2B) in 1985
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed42Power62Contact65XBH55RBIs68Runs55Hitting69Durability57Team.516Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1981Butte Copper KingsPioRkmil-ss2067256638911244394313413500.348.413.453.86611617296.381.105.246.39410.4711.491.101.3564.0019.10
1982Stockton PortsCalifA+mil-ss21138447601282362562115845333530.286.399.378.77716931542.317.092.293.35615.509.780.630.37223.5024.22
1983El Paso DiablosTexAAmil-ss221304761091663131391911865431450.349.448.508.95624247570.370.159.336.42515.099.470.632.2836.6228.31
1984Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAmil-ss231234245911319735412676711880.267.362.366.72815529501.304.099.255.32813.3713.371.000.60141.3325.66
1985Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAmil-ss243011819417122022171310240.347.428.475.9035610138.371.128.271.39312.329.420.761.4559.0024.39
1985Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil1ss2411644854128127545223654263016.286.339.377.71616924495.314.091.172.3237.2710.911.501.0189.6018.75
1986Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil1ss2514552469132242947775480163014.252.321.357.67818735588.281.105.208.3089.1813.611.481.5358.2226.52
1987El Paso DiablosTexAAmil-ss2641153455210062411282400210.340.437.523.9608016183.368.183.366.41715.3013.110.863.2825.5030.77
1987Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil13b2683276387211143834304713616.261.329.351.6809716316.294.090.196.3049.4914.871.571.2769.0022.22
1988Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil13b274112773261192272601003.252.291.339.630438135.310.087.142.2855.1919.263.710.74127.0025.00
1988San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn13b-2b277918726557232812103300425.294.323.401.7247512201.335.107.155.3194.9816.423.301.4962.3321.82
1988Totals for MLB-MLB         120314338713343734175901428.277.310.376.68611820336.325.099.150.3055.0617.563.471.1978.5022.99
1989San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn13b28122302438413274006285021437.278.339.404.74312222337.309.126.199.3338.3114.841.792.0843.1426.19
1990San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn1ss-2b299215522312182100262602132.200.313.381.6945911184.189.181.348.31214.1314.131.004.3519.3835.48
1991Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak113b3010828130608453232314214438.214.290.324.6149117321.231.110.224.2789.6613.081.351.5656.2028.33
1992Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-1b3160202376217313521303301440.307.390.436.8268821237.355.129.282.36712.6613.921.100.42202.0033.87
1992Houston AstrosNLMLBhou10ss-3b31396151610141021100100.262.281.328.60920264.300.066.115.2763.1317.195.501.5661.0012.50
1993Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-ss32618450026003000200.278.348.611.95911223.167.333.500.39013.040.000.008.709.0040.00
1993Boston Red SoxALMLBbos122b-dh329414315278052013204022333.189.292.350.6425013170.218.161.287.28411.7623.532.002.9428.6048.15
1994Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAcal-3b339932654101209145823476801222.310.395.555.95018143376.354.245.387.40612.5018.091.453.7223.2942.57
1995Buffalo BisonsAmerAAAcle-34618550017003110102.278.391.444.8358123.235.166.333.37113.044.350.334.3518.0020.00
1996Tennessee TomahawksBSLInd-3516581713514150017800102.224.395.552.947321076.191.328.621.40322.3710.530.475.2614.5076.92
MLB Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter91925043096379220482842028244409925291564.254.319.365.6849131602811.284.111.204.0008.6814.551.681.7152.1725.12
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter700243845576213831483944739396347101035274.313.406.454.86011062172889.344.141.307.00013.7112.010.881.6650.7928.48
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter3241106178327632023180781671823319184.296.384.451.8354991061298.330.155.306.00012.8714.021.091.7748.0932.42
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1716291542184131911510121147831660.347.445.512.95732263753.370.165.343.00015.1410.360.682.5233.1128.90
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter138447601282362562115845333530.286.399.378.77716931542.317.092.293.00015.509.780.630.37223.5024.22
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter67256638911244394313413500.348.413.453.86611617296.381.105.246.00010.4711.491.101.3564.0019.10
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter16581713514150017800102.224.395.552.947321076.191.328.621.00022.3710.530.475.2614.5076.92
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter3851375168364531119139141512720741612139.265.326.361.687496831534.297.096.188.0008.2813.491.631.2472.3722.80
San Francisco Giants Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2936449117022518891864109239814.264.328.398.72625645722.289.134.222.0008.8615.101.702.4935.7826.47
Oakland Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter10828130608453232314214438.214.290.324.6149117321.231.110.224.0009.6613.081.351.5656.2028.33
Boston Red Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter9414315278052013204022333.189.292.350.6425013170.218.161.287.00011.7623.532.002.9428.6048.15
Houston Astros Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter396151610141021100100.262.281.328.60920264.300.066.115.0003.1317.195.501.5661.0012.50
Average MLB - Per 162 games16244154112164850454372245311.254.319.365.68416128496.284.111.204.0008.6814.551.681.7152.1725.12
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625641051763271191119928022861.313.406.454.86025650669.344.141.307.00013.7112.010.881.6650.7928.48

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1994Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAcal-Rel33000.0020200202.02000120001.509.00--4.509.002.00--
1996Tennessee TomahawksBSLInd-Rel35000.0010100100.21000010001.5013.50----13.500.00--
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0020200202.02000120001.509.00--4.509.002.00--
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0020200202.02000120001.509.00--4.509.002.00--
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0010100100.21000010001.5013.50----13.500.00--
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings000.002200220002200220.02200001102200001.509.00--4.509.002.00--

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1981Butte Copper Kings PioRkmil20SS63--962152545336311.9264.94------6794.090.0
1981Butte Copper Kings PioRkmil203B3---1--111.0000.33------674.54.3
1981Butte Copper Kings PioRkmil202B1--112-42.5002.00------671.51.4
1982Stockton Ports CalifA+mil21SS138--2044513795692655.9474.75------138100.0100.0
1983El Paso Diablos TexAAmil22SS130--1934453277670638.9524.91------130100.095.6
1984Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAmil23SS122--1903161757523506.9674.15------12399.285.9
1985Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAmil24SS30--47120618173167.9655.57------30100.021.0
1985Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil24SS115--1833102262515493.9574.29------11699.171.4
1985Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil24DH1---------------1160.90.6
1986Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil25SS142--2123272076559539.9643.80------14597.988.2
1987El Paso Diablos TexAAmil26SS39--701271027207197.9525.05------4195.129.1
1987Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil263B65--411031011154144.9352.22------8378.340.1
1987Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil26SS21--35493148784.9664.00------8325.313.0
1988San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn273B30--1563248078.9752.60------7938.018.5
1988Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil273B28--2147327168.9582.43------4168.317.3
1988San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn272B17--2133-654541.0003.18------7921.510.5
1988San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn27SS16--1037174847.9792.94------7920.39.9
1988Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil27SS9--1517163332.9703.56------4122.05.6
1988Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil27DH5---------------4112.23.1
1989San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn283B83--45107613158152.9621.83------12268.051.2
1989San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn282B18--2031225351.9622.83------12214.811.1
1989San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn28SS7--16-1771.0001.00------1225.74.3
1989San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn28OF5--3-1-43.7500.60------1224.13.1
1990San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn29SS26--2149187170.9862.69------9228.316.0
1990San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn292B24--2848267876.9743.17------9226.114.8
1990San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn293B10--48--12121.0001.20------9210.96.2
1991Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak303B69--541011014165155.9392.25------10863.942.6
1991Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak30SS20--1725154342.9772.10------10818.512.3
1991Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak302B7--1012-422221.0003.14------1086.54.3
1991Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak301B5--325-337371.0007.40------1084.63.1
1992Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou311B41--33731235370368.9958.98------6068.328.5
1992Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou313B10--613322219.8641.90------6016.76.9
1992Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou31SS4--43-1771.0001.75------606.72.8
1992Houston AstrosNLMLBhou31SS6--13-1441.0000.67------3915.43.7
1992Houston AstrosNLMLBhou313B5--16--771.0001.40------3912.83.1
1992Houston AstrosNLMLBhou311B4--2411-2625.9626.25------3910.32.5
1992Houston AstrosNLMLBhou312B2--35-1881.0004.00------395.11.2
1993Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos32SS2--2712109.9004.50------633.31.4
1993Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos323B1--24--661.0006.00------616.70.7
1993Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos322B1--12--331.0003.00------616.70.7
1993Boston Red SoxALMLBbos322B20--2245-867671.0003.35------9421.312.3
1993Boston Red SoxALMLBbos32DH15---------------9416.09.3
1993Boston Red SoxALMLBbos323B11--38--11111.0001.00------9411.76.8
1993Boston Red SoxALMLBbos321B1--1---111.0001.00------941.10.6
1994Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAcal333B41--208057105100.9522.44------9941.428.9
1994Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAcal332B11--2022-542421.0003.82------9911.17.7
1994Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAcal331B3--211-222221.0007.33------993.02.1
1994Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAcal33SS2--25-1771.0003.50------992.01.4
MLB Totals for SS - 8 season(s)-   SS362--4958234918013671318.9643.64------3620.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 7 season(s)-   3B301--1844433144658627.9532.08------3010.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 6 season(s)-   2B88--104174427282278.9863.16------880.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 3 season(s)-   DH21---------------210.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 3 season(s)-   1B10--576136463.9846.30------100.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF5--3-1-43.7500.60------50.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 5 season(s)-   SS160--2454512479720696.9674.35------1600.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 3 season(s)-   3B52--289789133125.9402.40------520.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B44--35832237392390.9958.86------440.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B12--2124-545451.0003.75------120.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS169--26357242104877835.9524.94------1690.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS138--2044513795692655.9474.75------1380.00.0
Rk Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS63--962152545336311.9264.94------630.00.0
Rk Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B3---1--111.0000.33------30.00.0
Rk Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B1--112-42.5002.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1981Butte Copper Kings PioRkmil20---1633-----
1982Stockton Ports CalifA+mil21----138------
1983El Paso Diablos TexAAmil22----130------
1984Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAmil23----122------
1985Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAmil24----30------
1985Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil24----115-----1
1986Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil25----142------
1987El Paso Diablos TexAAmil26----39------
1987Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil26----2165-----
1988San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn27---171630-----
1988Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil27----928----5
1989San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn28---18783---5-
1990San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn29---242610-----
1991Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak30--572069-----
1992Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou31--41-410-----
1992Houston AstrosNLMLBhou31--4265-----
1993Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos32---121-----
1993Boston Red SoxALMLBbos32--120-11----15
1994Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAcal33--311241-----

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1989San Francisco GiantsChamp. SeriesMLB2811000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1989San Francisco GiantsWorld SeriesMLB2838000000000100000.000.000.000.000008.000.000.0000.0012.500.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs11000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs38000000000100000.000.000.000.000008.000.000.0000.0012.500.000.000.000.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1993-10-25Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1993-04-03ContractSigned as Free Agent by Red Sox. 
1992-10-05Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1992-01-27ContractSigned as Free Agent by Astros. 
1991-10-28Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1990-12-04TradeTraded by Giants to Athletics for Pedro Pena and Darren Lewis. 
1988-06-08TradeTraded by Brewers to Giants for Jeff Leonard. 
* 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

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1985Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll2460,000-51636-370,78060,00060,000
1986Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll25175,000-4331438386,34760,000235,000
1987Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll26160,000-3601349344,90660,000395,000
1988San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll27250,000-3401951392,10762,500645,000
1988Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll27250,000-3401251392,10762,500645,000
1989San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll28470,000-2621868++429,80262,5001,115,000
1990San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll29675,000-2371367++515,727100,0001,790,000
1991Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll30792,500-2521965++742,231100,0002,582,500
1992Houston AstrosTeam Payroll31400,000-3791453962,245109,0002,982,500
1993Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll32400,000-4031955968,431109,0003,382,500
* 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