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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Walter Henry Ruether
Stat Years
1917-1927  [mlb] 1917-1927
Height/Weight
6-1 / 180
Bats/Throws
Left / Left
Positions
P (309) ... 1B (8)
Draft Position
 
Born Date/Place
Death
1970-05-16 [76.245]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
Lowell (San Francisco,CA)
Colleges
University of San Francisco (San Francisco, California)
Draft
MLB Debut
1917-04-13 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.212)
Service Time
Organizations
CIN [4] BRO [4] WS1 [2] NYA [2] CHN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 17443 ... retro id: ruetd101 ... mlbam id: 121542
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts63Walks48Hittable53SO/BB57vsPower53Hitting49Durability81Team.562Ratings Explained
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1917Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-231---202.481041056036.1371210012231031.359.170.002.975.702.971.921.000
    1917Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin-231---123.53741133035.2431714014120021.6010.850.003.533.034.290.86.333
    1917MLB Totals: CHN-CINbyYearMLB----232---323.001782189072.0802924026351051.4710.000.003.254.383.631.35.600
    1918Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin-242---012.70221000010.0109303100011.309.000.002.709.008.103.33.000
    1918MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----241---012.70221000010.0109303100011.309.000.002.709.008.103.33.000
    1919Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin-253---1961.823329203340242.21956949183785071.157.230.043.082.892.560.94.760
    1919MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----251---1961.823329203340242.71956949183785071.157.250.043.082.902.560.94.760
    1920Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin-264---16122.473733235443265.22358773296996191.257.960.073.253.352.951.03.571
    1920MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----261---16122.483733235443265.72358773296996191.257.980.073.263.362.951.03.571
    1921Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbro-275---10134.263627121892211.1247116100767787071.4910.520.302.853.324.941.16.435
    1921MLB Totals: BRObyYearMLB----271---10134.263627121892211.3247116100767787071.4910.530.302.863.334.951.16.435
    1922Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbro-286---21123.533535262000267.12901231051192891061.439.760.373.103.004.140.97.636
    1922MLB Totals: BRObyYearMLB----281---21123.543535262000267.32901231051192891061.439.770.373.103.004.140.97.636
    1923Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbro-297---15144.223434200000275.03081571291186874061.4310.080.362.812.855.141.01.517
    1923MLB Totals: BRObyYearMLB----291---15144.223434200000275.03081571291186874061.4310.080.362.812.855.141.01.517
    1924Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbro-308---8133.913021132793168.01909273445631051.4010.180.212.413.384.931.40.381
    1924MLB Totals: BRObyYearMLB----301---8133.913021132793168.01909273445631051.4010.180.212.413.384.931.40.381
    1925Washington Senators IALMLBws1-319---1873.873029161010223.1241105965105681081.559.710.204.232.744.230.65.720
    1925MLB Totals: WS1byYearMLB----311---1873.873029161010223.3241105965105681081.559.720.204.242.744.240.65.720
    1926Washington Senators IALMLBws1-3210---1264.84232390000169.121410091566480141.6511.370.273.512.555.310.73.667
    1926New York YankeesALMLBnya-3210---233.50551000036.032141401880011.398.000.004.502.003.500.44.400
    1926MLB Totals: WS1-NYAbyYearMLB----322---1494.612828100000205.3246114105584560151.6110.790.223.692.465.000.67.609
    1927New York YankeesALMLBnya-3311---1363.382726123010184.02028869852450071.389.880.392.542.204.300.87.684
    1927MLB Totals: NYAbyYearMLB----331---1363.382726123010184.02028869852450071.389.880.392.542.204.300.87.684
    MLB Totals (13 yrs)137953.5030927215518303782,124.7224498982654739708262661.409.510.233.133.004.190.96.591
    National League Totals (9 yrs)92733.3122418911714303581,512.0155568255636498539251461.369.260.212.963.214.061.08.558
    American League Totals (4 yrs)45223.978583384020612.76893072701824116911201.5210.130.263.542.484.510.70.672
    Brooklyn Robins Totals (4 yrs)54523.9813511771515185921.7103548840733290317130241.4410.110.322.833.104.771.09.509
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (4 yrs)36212.26796845910113554.04831821393196199111191.237.850.053.183.232.961.02.632
    Washington Senators I Totals (2 yrs)30134.295352251010392.74552051871017111611121.6010.440.233.922.664.700.68.698
    New York Yankees Totals (2 yrs)1593.403231133010220.023410283870530081.389.570.332.862.174.170.76.625
    Chicago Cubs Totals (1 yrs)202.491041056036.3371210012231031.369.220.002.995.732.991.921.000
    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%
    1917Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-23p-1b---13144312130110081101000.273.385.432.81753194.000.159.00015.0920.751.380.00.0033.3
    1917Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin-23p---11924152001103600000.208.296.292.5882772.000.084.00011.1122.222.000.00.0040.0
    1918Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin-24p---223000000000200000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.00.000.0
    1919Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin-25p---3429282423061041803000.261.292.348.64099325.000.087.0004.0418.184.500.00.0020.8
    1920Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin-26p---445104320400100052402000.192.229.231.460111244.087.039.0004.5021.624.800.00.0020.0
    1921Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbro-27p---54997123452213104902000.351.376.505.881103499.206.154.0003.888.742.2548.51.9426.5
    1922Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbro-28p---66712512266122000121115000.208.283.320.603143409.208.112.0008.397.690.9262.51.4034.6
    1923Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbro-29p---7491176321001000121202000.274.341.282.623131331.111.008.0009.169.161.000.00.003.1
    1924Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbro-30p---834625151104005201000.242.299.290.58968182.129.048.0007.352.940.400.00.0013.3
    1925Washington Senators IALMLBws1-31p---9551081836321150110803000.333.390.426.816121466.176.093.0008.266.610.80108.00.8316.7
    1926Washington Senators IALMLBws1-32p---104792623201110061003000.250.296.304.600101283.120.054.0005.949.901.6792.00.9913.0
    1926New York YankeesALMLBnya-32p---101321220000000110000.095.136.095.2312220.000.000.0000.004.550.000.00.000.0
    1927New York YankeesALMLBnya-33p---113580721301100081500000.263.330.338.66888274.175.075.0009.0917.051.8880.01.1419.0
    MLB Totals (13 yrs)48896983250301271113177129222000.258.314.335.649107032549.159.077.2927.2012.061.68138.40.6519.6
    National League Totals (9 yrs)338668501682210475305395116000.251.307.332.63973822236.165.081.2887.1812.871.79167.00.5421.4
    American League Totals (4 yrs)15030133828233601243416000.272.328.342.67033210313.146.070.2997.2310.241.42100.30.9015.9
    Brooklyn Robins Totals (4 yrs)19940135107134447103334110000.267.324.349.67344514021.167.082.2847.427.641.03100.20.9019.6
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (4 yrs)10822312498301720125005000.220.260.283.5432406311.126.063.2835.0020.834.170.00.0022.5
    Washington Senators I Totals (2 yrs)10220024595222601161806000.295.347.370.717222749.150.075.3177.218.111.13100.00.9015.2
    New York Yankees Totals (2 yrs)48101923301100081610000.228.291.287.578110294.139.059.2627.2714.552.00101.00.9117.4
    Chicago Cubs Totals (1 yrs)3144312130110081101000.273.385.432.81753194.341.159.36415.0920.751.380.00.0033.3
    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
    1917Chicago CubsNLMLB231B500.04120243431.0008.600.003.216.14
    1917Chicago CubsNLMLB23P1000.02110113131.0001.300.006.532.39
    1917Cincinnati RedsNLMLB23P700.0010201210.8331.400.004.536.88
    1918Cincinnati RedsNLMLB24P200.00200221.0001.000.001.6100.012
    1919Cincinnati RedsNLMLB25P3300.01057216967.9712.000.0023.678.62
    1920Cincinnati RedsNLMLB261B100.05000551.0005.000.000.72.25
    1920Cincinnati RedsNLMLB26P3700.0574468379.9522.100.0024.282.22
    1921Brooklyn RobinsNLMLB27P3600.0651235957.9661.600.0023.773.53
    1922Brooklyn RobinsNLMLB28P3500.09560665651.0001.900.0022.752.24
    1923Brooklyn RobinsNLMLB291B100.02002221.0002.000.000.62.05
    1923Brooklyn RobinsNLMLB29P3400.0753256260.9681.800.0022.169.45
    1924Brooklyn RobinsNLMLB30P3000.0546135251.9811.700.0019.588.24
    1925Washington Senators IALMLB311B100.02001221.0002.000.000.71.85
    1925Washington Senators IALMLB31P3000.0546215351.9621.700.0019.954.55
    1926Washington Senators IALMLB32P2300.0236123938.9741.700.0015.348.95
    1926New York YankeesALMLB32P500.0251087.8751.400.003.238.510
    1927New York YankeesALMLB33P2700.07470254541.0002.000.0017.577.16
    MLB Totals - (1B)8005020517.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (P)3090060494173012.0000.000.00---------
    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
    1917MLB17-5--------
    1918MLB2----------
    1919MLB33----------
    1920MLB37-1--------
    1921MLB36----------
    1922MLB35----------
    1923MLB34-1--------
    1924MLB30----------
    1925MLB30-1--------
    1926MLB28----------
    1927MLB27----------
    Totals309-8--------