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Rico RossyTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1983-1999 MLB Years: 1991-1998
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PositionsSS-983, 3B-365, 2B-234, OF-12, C-4, P-3, DH-1Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameElam Jose Rossy
Height5-10Weight175BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateFebruary 16,1964 [54.129]PlaceSan Juan,Puerto Rico
High SchoolFrontier (Chalmers,IN)
CollegePurdue University (West Lafayette,IN)

DraftedSelected by the Baltimore Orioles [Team Picks] in the 33rd round (803rd overall) of the 1985 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutSeptember 11,1991 [27.208]
OrganizationsBAL [4] KCA [3] PIT [3] SDN [3] ATL [2] MON [1] SEA [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID17396Retrosheet IDrossr001MLBAM ID121486
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed42Power50Contact88XBH58RBIs46Runs47Hitting54Durability61Team.495Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1984PurdueCollegeSoss-3b2053187426017665500181310200.321.380.572.95210729208.318.251.348.4158.656.250.722.8831.1748.33
1985PurdueCollegeJrss-3b215417738631214402028901300.356.438.503.9418917209.353.147.316.41613.404.310.321.9144.2526.98
1985Newark OriolesNYPLA-bal-3b21732463853142325177322213110.215.307.325.6328019283.225.110.280.28911.317.770.691.0682.0035.85
1986Miami MarlinsFSLA+--3b22381342634711910624816100.254.369.343.712469166.262.089.299.33114.464.820.330.60134.0026.47
1986Charlotte O'sSouAAbal-ss22772324068162325135261928100.293.368.418.7869721269.308.125.272.3549.677.060.731.1277.3330.88
1986Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1153666610223343423115027314200.279.368.391.75914330435.291.112.281.34511.496.210.540.9291.5029.41
1987Charlotte O'sSouAAbal593b2312747169135223450209433833100.287.349.372.72117529521.305.085.200.3248.257.290.880.77117.7521.48
1988Buffalo BisonsAmerAAApit11ss-3b246818712464012015131700100.246.294.283.577535201.265.037.086.2676.478.461.310.50187.0010.87
1989Harrisburg SenatorsEastAApit-ss2578238206016122524271930200.252.333.353.6868419270.265.101.206.31710.007.040.700.74119.0031.67
1989Buffalo BisonsAmerAAApit-ss253810911215001040181111210.193.308.239.547265131.210.046.248.26213.748.400.610.000.0023.81
1989Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         116347318121123564453041410.233.325.317.64211024401.248.084.219.29911.227.480.670.50173.5029.63
1990Greenville BravesSouAAatl-ss26521441000021200000.190.227.238.4655122.211.048.000.2154.559.092.000.000.0025.00
1990Buffalo BisonsAmerAAApit-ss26817330102104201100.176.318.294.6125123.188.118.412.28617.398.700.500.000.0033.33
1990Richmond BravesILAAAatl-ss261073805888130432136694337210.232.352.297.64911317461.251.065.266.30914.979.330.620.8795.0019.32
1990Totals for AAA-AAA         1153976191131434146734538310.229.351.297.64811818484.248.068.272.30815.089.300.620.8399.2519.78
1990Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor         1204186595141434148744738310.227.345.294.63912319506.246.067.258.30414.629.290.640.79104.5020.00
1991Richmond BravesILAAAatl-2b2713948258124251248486744513310.257.352.326.67815728570.278.069.199.31611.757.720.660.35241.0022.58
1991Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl34ss2751000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1992Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-ss2848174295510141735341402300.316.422.454.8767915213.321.138.322.39815.966.570.411.8843.5027.27
1992Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca32ss285914921328111203202017116.215.310.302.6124510178.240.087.201.28611.2411.241.000.56149.0031.25
1993Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-ss-3b2937131253910152132201930110.298.400.504.9046616155.315.206.366.39812.9012.260.953.2326.2041.03
1993Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca322b-3b2946861019402120091111000.221.302.337.63929697.233.116.221.2939.2811.341.222.0643.0031.58
1994Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-ss30120412499723011639106160554114.235.338.371.70915334487.249.136.282.32012.5312.320.982.2637.4535.05
1995Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-ss31983164495112145375536226213.301.401.358.75911314381.330.057.218.35014.449.450.650.26316.0014.74
1996Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-ss3213041356104212435667063695711.252.364.341.70514127503.285.089.259.32113.9212.520.900.80103.2525.96
1997Ottawa LynxILAAAmon-ss3311737556942301052503764484214.251.321.392.71314733428.275.141.253.3168.6414.951.732.3437.5035.11
1998Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea-ss3456210336018083611263602027.286.364.486.85010226238.313.200.324.36910.9215.131.383.3626.2543.33
1998Seattle MarinersALMLBsea443b343781121660140061302000.198.253.309.56225789.224.111.185.2526.7414.612.171.1281.0043.75
1999Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-ss35932594266120102941412724235.255.359.417.77610822308.250.162.332.34313.318.770.663.2525.9033.33
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1473174367181428033545210116.211.293.312.6059923365.234.101.202.0009.5912.331.291.1079.2534.33
Minor League Totals - 15 Season(s)Filter1457480767312462511773544119846685444174402264.259.352.364.71617503415630.277.105.251.00011.879.660.811.3065.8527.37
AAA Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter1059346547689217586041057515154363154342164.257.356.365.72112632434099.277.108.257.00012.5610.640.851.4657.7527.24
AA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter287962133267556910035209778811400.278.347.375.722361701082.294.097.214.0008.967.210.800.83106.8926.22
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter381342634711910624816100.254.369.343.712469166.262.089.299.00014.464.820.330.60134.0026.47
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter732463853142325177322213110.215.307.325.6328019283.225.110.280.00011.317.770.691.0682.0035.85
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter10755112218748819150406432511300.339.404.559.96330875634.327.220.343.00010.095.050.503.0029.0040.11
Kansas City Royals Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter105235315112132403293128116.217.307.315.6227416275.238.098.209.00010.5511.271.071.0978.3331.37
Seattle Mariners Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter3781121660140061302000.198.253.309.56225789.224.111.185.0006.7414.612.171.1281.0043.75
Atlanta Braves Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter51000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1623494774201431033950211117.211.293.312.60510925402.234.101.202.0009.5912.331.291.1079.2534.33
Average Minor - Per 162 games16253475139282860139746058427.259.352.364.71619538626.277.105.251.00011.879.660.811.3065.8527.37

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1994Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-Rel30004.5020200204.03221100001.006.752.252.25--0.00--
1997Ottawa LynxILAAAmon-Rel33000.0010100101.00000101001.00----9.00--0.00--
1999Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-Rel350018.0010100102.05443100003.0022.5013.504.50--0.00--
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter007.7140400407.08664301001.5710.295.143.86--0.00--
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter007.7140400407.08664301001.5710.295.143.86--0.00--
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings007.711260126001260220.025118918912694031001.5710.295.143.86--0.00--

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1985Newark Orioles NYPLA-bal213B73--641592515248223.8993.05------73100.094.8
1985Newark Orioles NYPLA-bal21SS2--2-1-32.6671.00------732.72.6
1985Newark Orioles NYPLA-bal212B1--1---111.0001.00------731.41.3
1986Miami Marlins FSLA+-223B28--1462648276.9272.71------3873.720.0
1986Miami Marlins FSLA+-22SS11--16332115149.9614.45------3828.97.9
1986Charlotte O's SouAAbal22SS53--841291026223213.9554.02------7768.836.8
1986Charlotte O's SouAAbal223B11--79-216161.0001.45------7714.37.6
1986Charlotte O's SouAAbal222B7--2510-435351.0005.00------779.14.9
1986Charlotte O's SouAAbal22OF3--51--661.0002.00------773.92.1
1987Charlotte O's SouAAbal233B104--922141922325306.9422.94------12781.971.7
1987Charlotte O's SouAAbal232B17--2940-769691.0004.06------12713.411.7
1987Charlotte O's SouAAbal23OF9--81--991.0001.00------1277.16.2
1988Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit24SS30--5984823151143.9474.77------6844.121.1
1988Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit243B26--1541225856.9662.15------6838.218.3
1988Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit242B11--2727-954541.0004.91------6816.27.7
1989Harrisburg Senators EastAApit25SS62--971511131259248.9584.00------7879.544.6
1989Harrisburg Senators EastAApit253B16--1024123534.9712.13------7820.511.5
1989Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit25SS31--5493611153147.9614.74------3881.621.8
1989Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit25C4--304--34341.0008.50-----53810.52.8
1989Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit252B2--11-1221.0001.00------385.31.4
1990Greenville Braves SouAAatl26SS5--923243432.9416.40------5100.03.5
1990Richmond Braves ILAAAatl26SS106--1442901859452434.9604.09------10799.173.1
1990Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit26SS7--920263129.9354.14------887.54.8
1991Richmond Braves ILAAAatl272B112--2343441089588578.9835.16------13980.677.8
1991Richmond Braves ILAAAatl27SS24--4756719110103.9364.29------13917.316.7
1991Richmond Braves ILAAAatl273B6--58--13131.0002.17------1394.34.2
1991Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl27SS1---------------520.00.6
1992Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca28SS48--86141834235227.9664.73------48100.033.3
1992Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca28SS51--60135838203195.9613.82------5986.431.5
1992Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca283B9--915212624.9232.67------5915.35.6
1992Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca282B3--46-110101.0003.33------595.11.9
1993Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca29SS27--4493625143137.9585.07------3773.018.8
1993Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca293B16--1031154241.9762.56------3743.211.1
1993Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca292B24--29481117877.9873.21------4652.214.8
1993Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca293B16--27--991.0000.56------4634.89.9
1993Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca29SS11--1121-732321.0002.91------4623.96.8
1994Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca30SS117--1843832582592567.9584.85------12097.581.3
1994Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca303B3--1-1-21.5000.33------1202.52.1
1994Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca30P2---1--111.0000.50------1201.71.4
1995Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn31SS58--882051534308293.9515.05------9859.240.3
1995Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn313B27--2056938576.8942.81------9827.618.8
1995Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn312B14--30432127573.9735.21------9814.39.7
1996Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn32SS127--1634051876586568.9694.47------13097.790.7
1996Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn323B1--11--221.0002.00------1300.80.7
1997Ottawa Lynx ILAAAmon33SS85--1162361553367352.9594.14------11772.660.7
1997Ottawa Lynx ILAAAmon332B24--38525169590.9473.75------11720.517.1
1998Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea34SS51--901381243240228.9504.47------5691.135.4
1998Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea342B3--410-314141.0004.67------565.42.1
1998Seattle MarinersALMLBsea343B25--1144-555551.0002.20------3767.615.5
1998Seattle MarinersALMLBsea342B6--112-113131.0002.17------3716.23.7
1998Seattle MarinersALMLBsea34SS4--34--771.0001.75------3710.82.5
1998Seattle MarinersALMLBsea34DH1---------------372.70.6
1999Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn35SS72--85186641277271.9783.76------9377.450.7
1999Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn352B10--2321144544.9784.40------9310.87.0
1999Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn353B4--3631129.7502.25------934.32.8
1999Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn35P1---------------931.10.7
MLB Totals for SS - 4 season(s)-   SS67--74160845242234.9673.49------670.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 3 season(s)-   3B50--2266269088.9781.76------500.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 3 season(s)-   2B33--3466113101100.9903.03------330.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH1---------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 12 season(s)-   SS783--1169233014650636453499.9604.47------7830.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 7 season(s)-   2B176--35749818134873855.9794.86------1760.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 7 season(s)-   3B83--551431611214198.9252.39------830.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C4--304--34341.0008.50-----540.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P3---1--111.0000.33------30.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 3 season(s)-   3B131--1092472026376356.9472.72------1310.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 3 season(s)-   SS120--1903032361516493.9554.11------1200.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B24--5450-111041041.0004.33------240.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF12--132--15151.0001.25------120.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B28--1462648276.9272.71------280.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS11--16332115149.9614.45------110.00.0
A- Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B73--641592515248223.8993.05------730.00.0
A- Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS2--2-1-32.6671.00------20.00.0
A- Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1985Newark Orioles NYPLA-bal21---1273-----
1986Miami Marlins FSLA+-22----1128-----
1986Charlotte O's SouAAbal22---75311---3-
1987Charlotte O's SouAAbal23---17-104---9-
1988Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit24---113026-----
1989Harrisburg Senators EastAApit25----6216-----
1989Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit25-4-231------
1990Greenville Braves SouAAatl26----5------
1990Richmond Braves ILAAAatl26----106------
1990Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit26----7------
1991Richmond Braves ILAAAatl27---112246-----
1991Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl27----1------
1992Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca28----48------
1992Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca28---3519-----
1993Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca29----2716-----
1993Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca29---241116-----
1994Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca302---1173-----
1995Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn31---145827-----
1996Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn32----1271-----
1997Ottawa Lynx ILAAAmon33---2485------
1998Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea34---351------
1998Seattle MarinersALMLBsea34---6425----1
1999Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn351--10724-----

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1998-10-30ContractSigned as Free Agent by Royals. 
1998-10-03Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1997-12-27ContractSigned as Free Agent by Mariners. 
1997-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1997-03-31ContractSigned as Free Agent by Expos. 
1997-03-28Released by Mets. 
1996-12-02ContractSigned as Free Agent by Mets. 
1996-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1995-10-28ContractSigned as Free Agent by Padres. 
1995-10-16Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1994-11-03ContractSigned as Free Agent by Padres. 
1994-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1991-12-10TradeTraded by Braves to Royals for Bobby Moore. 
1990-05-02TradeTraded by Pirates to Braves for Greg Tubbs. 
1987-11-06TradeTraded by Orioles with Terry Crowley Jr. to Pirates for Joe Orsulak. 
* 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
1991Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll27100,000-62040-742,231100,000100,000
1992Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll28109,000-68040-962,245109,000209,000
1993Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll29109,000-75741-968,431109,000318,000
1998Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll34185,000-70930201,276,192170,000503,000
* 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