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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Vernon Gerald Ruhle
Stat Years
1972-1987  [mlb] 1974-1986
Height/Weight
6-1 / 187
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (381)
Draft Position
p
Born Date/Place
Death
2007-01-20 [55.360]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
Coleman Community (Coleman,MI)
Colleges
Olivet College (Olivet, Michigan)
Draft
Selected by the Detroit Tigers in Round #17 (#404 overall) of the 1972 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1974-09-09 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.227)
Service Time
Organizations
HOU [7] DET [4] CAL [2] CLE [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 17448 ... retro id: ruhlv001 ... mlbam id: 121548
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1972BristolAppRk----211---021.29400000028.0246405300001.047.710.001.619.641.936.00.000
    1972Rocky MountCaroA+----211---584.751300000072.0875338028530001.6010.880.003.506.636.631.89.385
    1972Minor Totals: byYearRk/A+----212---5103.78170000170100.01115942033830001.449.990.002.977.475.312.52.333
    1973LakelandFSLA+----222---652.061500000096.0812722024670001.097.590.002.256.282.532.79.545
    1973MontgomerySouAA----222---622.891000000081.0723326017340001.108.000.001.893.783.672.00.750
    1973Minor Totals: byYearAA/A+----222---1272.44250000250177.015360480411010001.107.780.002.085.143.052.46.632
    1974MontgomerySouAA----233---500.60500000045.02963012320000.915.800.002.406.401.202.671.000
    1974EvansvilleAmerAAA----233---1354.0422000000156.01788070042940001.4110.270.002.425.424.622.24.722
    1974Detroit TigersALMLBdet31233Log - Sp - Ext - Perf202.73531012033.035131016100011.249.550.271.642.733.551.671.000
    1974Minor Totals: byYearAA/AAA----232---1853.27270000270201.020786730541260001.309.270.002.425.643.852.33.783
    1974MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf202.73531012033.035131016100011.249.550.271.642.733.551.671.000
    1975Detroit TigersALMLBdet31244Log - Sp - Ext - Perf11124.03323183110190.0199104851765672171.399.430.813.083.174.931.03.478
    1975MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf11124.03323183110190.0199104851765672171.399.430.813.083.174.931.03.478
    1976Detroit TigersALMLBdet31255Log - Sp - Ext - Perf9123.92323251000199.222799871959880041.4310.230.862.663.974.461.49.429
    1976MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf9123.93323251000199.722799871959880041.4410.260.862.673.984.471.49.429
    1977Evansville TripletsAmerAAAdet-266---146.861040006021.031191649150001.9013.291.713.866.438.141.67.200
    1977Detroit TigersALMLBdet31266Log - Sp - Ext - Perf355.7014100014066.1834442915274031.4811.261.222.043.665.971.80.375
    1977Minor Totals: DETbyYearAAA----261---146.861040006021.031191649150001.9013.291.713.866.438.141.67.200
    1977MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf355.7214100014066.3834442915274031.4811.301.232.043.685.991.80.375
    1978Columbus AstrosSouAAhou-277---411.85554100039.0329838251011.037.380.691.855.772.083.13.800
    1978Charleston CharliesILAAAhou-277---442.7813135100094.0893629516481001.128.520.481.534.603.453.00.500
    1978Houston AstrosNLMLBhou48277Log - Sp - Ext - Perf332.1213102213068.0571716020271111.137.540.002.653.572.251.35.500
    1978Minor Totals: HOUbyYearAA/AAA----272---852.50181892000133.01214537824732011.098.190.541.624.943.053.04.615
    1978MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf332.1213102213068.0571716020271111.137.540.002.653.572.251.35.500
    1979Houston AstrosNLMLBhou48288Log - Sp - Ext - Perf264.0713102203066.164333098332021.098.681.221.094.484.484.13.250
    1979MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf264.0813102203066.364333098332021.098.711.231.094.494.494.13.250
    1980Houston AstrosNLMLBhou48299Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1242.37282262160159.11485142729550231.118.360.401.643.112.881.90.750
    1980MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1242.38282262160159.31485142729550231.118.370.401.643.112.881.90.750
    1981Houston AstrosNLMLBhou483010Log - Sp - Ext - Perf462.91201510351102.0973633620390011.158.560.531.763.443.181.95.400
    1981MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf462.91201510351102.0973633620390011.158.560.531.763.443.181.95.400
    1982Houston AstrosNLMLBhou483111Log - Sp - Ext - Perf9133.933121323101149.016981651224560141.3010.210.721.453.384.892.33.409
    1982MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf9133.933121323101149.016981651224560141.3010.210.721.453.384.892.33.409
    1983Houston AstrosNLMLBhou483212Log - Sp - Ext - Perf853.694190011323114.210749471336431031.258.401.022.833.373.851.19.615
    1983MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----321Log - Sp - Ext - Perf853.704190011323114.710749471336431031.258.431.022.843.393.861.19.615
    1984Houston AstrosNLMLBhou483313Log - Sp - Ext - Perf194.58406001134290.11125846529602031.5611.160.502.895.985.782.07.100
    1984MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----331Log - Sp - Ext - Perf194.59406001134290.31125846529602031.5611.190.502.905.995.792.07.100
    1985Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle483414Log - Sp - Ext - Perf2104.324216107263125.013965601630542021.3510.011.152.163.894.681.80.167
    1985MLB Totals: CLEbyYearMLB----341Log - Sp - Ext - Perf2104.324216107263125.013965601630542021.3510.011.152.163.894.681.80.167
    1986San Jose BeesCalifA+----3515---213.00332100021.02010704162011.148.570.001.716.864.294.00.667
    1986Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAcal-3515---014.15820046026.030141224170001.3110.380.691.385.884.854.25.000
    1986California AngelsALMLBcal433515Log - Sp - Ext - Perf134.1516300513147.246252257231011.118.690.941.324.344.723.29.250
    1986Minor Totals: -CALbyYearA+/AAA----352---223.641152146047.050241928332011.239.570.381.536.324.604.13.500
    1986MLB Totals: CALbyYearMLB----351Log - Sp - Ext - Perf134.1916300513147.746252257231011.128.770.951.334.394.773.29.250
    1987Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAcal-3616---076.2625900916077.21006354828375051.6511.590.933.244.297.301.32.000
    1987Minor Totals: CALbyYearAAA----361---076.3025900916077.71006354828375051.6611.660.933.264.317.341.32.000
    MLB Totals (13 yrs)67883.73327188291245139111,411.31483675585119348582155351.309.460.762.223.714.311.67.432
    National League Totals (7 yrs)39463.351869314830937749.77543252795216631364171.239.060.621.993.763.901.89.459
    American League Totals (6 yrs)28424.171419515415464661.77293503066718226991181.389.920.912.483.664.761.48.400
    Minor League Totals46403.441333611313970756.7773356289221974689071.289.200.262.345.574.242.38.535
    Minor: Rk Totals021.29400004028.0246405300001.047.710.001.619.641.936.00.000
    Minor: A+ Totals13143.19313210280189.018890670561362011.298.950.002.676.484.292.43.481
    Minor: AA Totals1532.02205410150165.01334837337911011.037.250.162.024.962.622.46.833
    Minor: AAA Totals18214.3578285113500374.742821218119992116051.4110.290.462.385.075.102.13.462
    Houston Astros Totals (7 yrs)39463.351869314830937749.77543252795216631364171.239.060.621.993.763.901.89.459
    Detroit Tigers Totals (4 yrs)25294.128376144370489.05442602244614519261151.4110.010.852.673.534.791.32.463
    Cleveland Indians Totals (1 yrs)2104.324216107263125.013965601630542021.3510.011.152.163.894.681.80.167
    California Angels Totals (1 yrs)134.1916300513147.746252257231011.128.770.951.334.394.773.29.250
    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%
    1977Evansville TripletsAmerAAAdet-26p---1104000000001400000.000.200.000.200500.250.000.00020.0080.004.000.00.000.0
    1978Houston AstrosNLMLBhou4827pL-S-E-P213180100010021401001.056.150.056.2062110.111.000.2509.5266.677.000.00.000.0
    1979Houston AstrosNLMLBhou4828pL-S-E-P313193110000011102000.053.100.105.2052221.105.052.1254.5550.0011.000.00.00100.0
    1980Houston AstrosNLMLBhou4829pL-S-E-P4284971230020041504002.245.302.306.60857153.143.061.3537.0226.323.750.00.0025.0
    1981Houston AstrosNLMLBhou4830pL-S-E-P520241610030061104000.250.400.292.6923471.292.042.46217.6532.351.830.00.0016.7
    1982Houston AstrosNLMLBhou4831pL-S-E-P631410400010142715000.098.196.098.2945140.073.000.2867.8452.946.750.00.000.0
    1983Houston AstrosNLMLBhou4832pL-S-E-P741191200020031104000.105.227.105.3322620.158.000.25011.5442.313.670.00.000.0
    1984Houston AstrosNLMLBhou4833pL-S-E-P84012010000002700000.083.214.083.2971410.167.000.20014.2950.003.500.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (7 yrs)18618212275009012296120003.148.244.176.420225325.143.028.3149.7842.674.360.00.0018.5
    National League Totals (7 yrs)18618212275009012296120003.148.244.176.420225325.143.028.3149.7842.674.360.00.0018.5
    Minor League Totals104000000001400000.000.200.000.200500.250.000.00020.0080.004.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AAA Totals104000000001400000.000.200.000.200500.250.000.00020.0080.004.000.00.000.0
    Houston Astros Totals (7 yrs)18618212275009012296120003.148.244.176.420225325.143.028.3149.7842.674.360.00.0018.5
    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
    1974Detroit TigersALMLB23P5033.04100551.0001.000.153.1100.011
    1975Detroit TigersALMLB24P320190.01519513934.8721.100.1820.1100.03
    1976Detroit TigersALMLB25P320199.214280142421.0001.300.2119.9100.04
    1977Detroit TigersALMLB26P14066.157111312.9230.900.188.6100.011
    1978Columbus AstrosSouAA27P500.02400661.0001.200.003.5100.012
    1978Charleston CharliesILAAA27P1300.02110013131.0001.000.009.3100.011
    1978Houston AstrosNLMLB27P13068.0470011111.0000.800.168.0100.010
    1979Houston AstrosNLMLB28P13066.13500881.0000.600.128.0100.011
    1980Houston AstrosNLMLB29P280159.11517223432.9411.100.2017.2100.08
    1981Houston AstrosNLMLB30P200102.0490213131.0000.700.1318.2100.08
    1982Houston AstrosNLMLB31P310149.0923213432.9411.000.2119.1100.07
    1983Houston AstrosNLMLB32P410114.212190031311.0000.800.2725.3100.04
    1984Houston AstrosNLMLB33P40090.1418212422.9170.600.2424.7100.04
    1985Cleveland IndiansALMLB34P420125.015130028281.0000.700.2225.9100.04
    1986San Jose BeesCalifA+35P300.02300551.0001.700.002.1100.018
    1986Edmonton TrappersPCLAAA35P800.03100441.0000.500.005.7100.014
    1986California AngelsALMLB35P16047.278101615.9380.900.329.9100.010
    1987Edmonton TrappersPCLAAA36P2500.087111615.9380.600.0017.5100.08
    MLB Totals - (P)32701,409111174139298285.9560.900.200.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)46001319113332.9700.700.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (P)5002400661.0001.200.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (P)3002300551.0001.700.000.00.00
    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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    1974MLB5----------
    1975MLB32----------
    1976MLB32----------
    1977MLB14----------
    1978MLB13----------
    1978Minor18----------
    1979MLB13----------
    1980MLB28----------
    1981MLB20----------
    1982MLB31----------
    1983MLB41----------
    1984MLB40----------
    1985MLB42----------
    1986MLB16----------
    1986Minor11----------
    1987Minor25----------
    Totals381----------