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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Lynn Nolan Ryan
Stat Years
1965-1993  [mlb] 1966-1993
Height/Weight
6-2 / 195
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (807)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
1947-01-31 in Refugio, Texas   [73.231]
High School
Alvin (Alvin,TX)
Colleges
Alvin Community College (Alvin, Texas)
Draft
Selected by the New York Mets in Round #12 (#226 overall) of the 1965 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Red Murff
MLB Debut
1966-09-11 - Boxscore  (Age: 19.223)
Service Time
Organizations
HOU [9] CAL [8] NYN [5] TEX [5]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 17491 ... retro id: ryann001 ... mlbam id: 121597
Relations
Father of Reid Ryan
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1965MarionAppRk----181---364.3813122101078.06147380561150001.507.040.006.4613.275.422.05.333
    1965Minor Totals: byYearRk----181---364.3813122101078.06147380561150001.507.040.006.4613.275.422.05.333
    1966GreenvilleWcarA----192---1722.51292895010183.0109595101272720001.295.360.006.2513.382.902.14.895
    1966WilliamsportEastAA----192---020.95330000019.0962012350001.114.260.005.6816.582.842.92.000
    1966New York MetsNLMLBnyn34192Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0115.0021000103.05551361002.6715.003.009.0018.0015.002.00.000
    1966Minor Totals: byYearAA/A----192---1742.36323195010202.0118655301393070001.275.260.006.1913.682.902.21.810
    1966MLB Totals: NYNbyYearMLB----191Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0115.0021000103.05551361002.6715.003.009.0018.0015.002.00.000
    1967JacksonvilleILAAA----203---100.0030000307.031003180000.863.860.003.8623.141.296.001.000
    1967Minor Totals: byYearAAA----201---100.0030000307.031003180000.863.860.003.8623.141.296.001.000
    1968New York MetsNLMLBnyn30214Log - Sp - Ext - Perf693.09211830130134.093504612751337041.256.250.815.048.933.361.77.400
    1968MLB Totals: NYNbyYearMLB----211Log - Sp - Ext - Perf693.09211830130134.093504612751337041.256.250.815.048.933.361.77.400
    1969New York MetsNLMLBnyn30225Log - Sp - Ext - Perf633.53251020415189.1603835353921311.266.040.305.349.273.831.74.667
    1969MLB Totals: NYNbyYearMLB----221Log - Sp - Ext - Perf633.54251020415189.3603835353921311.276.060.305.359.293.841.74.667
    1970New York MetsNLMLBnyn30236Log - Sp - Ext - Perf7113.42271952481131.286595010971258041.395.880.686.638.544.031.29.389
    1970MLB Totals: NYNbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf7113.43271952481131.786595010971258041.395.900.696.658.574.051.29.389
    1971New York MetsNLMLBnyn30247Log - Sp - Ext - Perf10143.97302630140152.01257867811613761151.597.400.476.878.114.621.18.417
    1971MLB Totals: NYNbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf10143.97302630140152.01257867811613761151.597.400.476.878.114.621.18.417
    1972California AngelsALMLBcal30258Log - Sp - Ext - Perf19162.283939209000284.0166807214157329180101.145.260.444.9810.432.542.10.543
    1972MLB Totals: CALbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf19162.283939209000284.0166807214157329180101.145.260.444.9810.432.542.10.543
    1973California AngelsALMLBcal30269Log - Sp - Ext - Perf21162.874139264221326.02381131041816238315071.236.570.504.4710.573.122.36.568
    1973MLB Totals: CALbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf21162.874139264221326.02381131041816238315071.236.570.504.4710.573.122.36.568
    1974California AngelsALMLBcal302710Log - Sp - Ext - Perf22162.894241263110332.2221127107182023679091.275.980.495.469.933.441.82.579
    1974MLB Totals: CALbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf22162.904241263110332.7221127107182023679091.275.990.495.479.943.441.82.579
    1975California AngelsALMLBcal302811Log - Sp - Ext - Perf14123.452828105000198.015290761313218612071.436.910.596.008.454.091.41.538
    1975MLB Totals: CALbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf14123.452828105000198.015290761313218612071.436.910.596.008.454.091.41.538
    1976California AngelsALMLBcal302912Log - Sp - Ext - Perf17183.363939217000284.1193117106131833275251.326.110.415.7910.353.701.79.486
    1976MLB Totals: CALbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf17183.363939217000284.3193117106131833275251.326.110.415.8010.363.711.79.486
    1977California AngelsALMLBcal303013Log - Sp - Ext - Perf19162.773737224000299.0198110921220434121391.345.960.366.1410.263.311.67.543
    1977MLB Totals: CALbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf19162.773737224000299.0198110921220434121391.345.960.366.1410.263.311.67.543
    1978California AngelsALMLBcal303114Log - Sp - Ext - Perf10133.723131143000234.2183106971214826013231.417.020.465.689.974.071.76.435
    1978MLB Totals: CALbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf10133.733131143000234.7183106971214826013231.417.030.465.699.994.071.76.435
    1979California AngelsALMLBcal303215Log - Sp - Ext - Perf16143.603434175000222.216910489151142239061.276.830.614.619.014.201.96.533
    1979MLB Totals: CALbyYearMLB----321Log - Sp - Ext - Perf16143.603434175000222.716910489151142239061.276.850.614.629.034.211.96.533
    1980Houston AstrosNLMLBhou343316Log - Sp - Ext - Perf11103.35353542000233.220510087109820010131.307.900.393.777.703.852.04.524
    1980MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----331Log - Sp - Ext - Perf11103.36353542000233.720510087109820010131.307.910.393.787.723.862.04.524
    1981Houston AstrosNLMLBhou343417Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1151.69212153000149.099342826814016211.125.980.124.118.462.052.06.688
    1981MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----341Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1151.69212153000149.099342826814016211.125.980.124.118.462.052.06.688
    1982Houston AstrosNLMLBhou343518Log - Sp - Ext - Perf16123.163535103000250.1196100882010924518281.227.050.723.928.813.602.25.571
    1982MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----351Log - Sp - Ext - Perf16123.173535103000250.3196100882010924518281.227.050.723.928.823.602.25.571
    1983Houston AstrosNLMLBhou343619Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1492.98292952000196.1134746591011835141.206.140.414.638.393.391.81.609
    1983MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----361Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1492.98292952000196.3134746591011835141.206.150.414.648.403.401.81.609
    1984Houston AstrosNLMLBhou343720Log - Sp - Ext - Perf12113.04303052000183.2143786212691976341.157.010.593.389.653.822.86.522
    1984MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----371Log - Sp - Ext - Perf12113.05303052000183.7143786212691976341.167.030.593.399.683.832.86.522
    1985Houston AstrosNLMLBhou343821Log - Sp - Ext - Perf10123.80353540000232.020510898129520914291.297.950.473.698.114.192.20.455
    1985MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----381Log - Sp - Ext - Perf10123.80353540000232.020510898129520914291.297.950.473.698.114.192.20.455
    1986Houston AstrosNLMLBhou343922Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1283.34303010000178.01197266148219415041.136.020.714.159.813.642.37.600
    1986MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----391Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1283.34303010000178.01197266148219415041.136.020.714.159.813.642.37.600
    1987Houston AstrosNLMLBhou344023Log - Sp - Ext - Perf8162.76343400000211.21547565148727010241.146.550.603.7011.483.193.10.333
    1987MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----401Log - Sp - Ext - Perf8162.77343400000211.71547565148727010241.146.560.603.7111.513.203.10.333
    1988Houston AstrosNLMLBhou344124Log - Sp - Ext - Perf12113.52333341000220.01869886188722810771.247.610.743.569.334.012.62.522
    1988MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----411Log - Sp - Ext - Perf12113.52333341000220.01869886188722810771.247.610.743.569.334.012.62.522
    1989Texas RangersALMLBtex344225Log - Sp - Ext - Perf16103.20323262000239.11629685179830119191.096.090.643.6911.323.613.07.615
    1989MLB Totals: TEXbyYearMLB----421Log - Sp - Ext - Perf16103.20323262000239.31629685179830119191.096.100.643.6911.333.613.07.615
    1990Texas RangersALMLBtex344326Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1393.44303052000204.0137867818742329171.036.040.793.2610.243.793.14.591
    1990MLB Totals: TEXbyYearMLB----431Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1393.44303052000204.0137867818742329171.036.040.793.2610.243.793.14.591
    1991Texas RangersALMLBtex344427Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1262.91272722000173.0102585612722038051.015.310.623.7510.563.022.82.667
    1991MLB Totals: TEXbyYearMLB----441Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1262.91272722000173.0102585612722038051.015.310.623.7510.563.022.82.667
    1992Texas RangersALMLBtex344528Log - Sp - Ext - Perf593.72272720000157.1138756596915790121.327.890.513.958.984.292.28.357
    1992MLB Totals: TEXbyYearMLB----451Log - Sp - Ext - Perf593.72272720000157.3138756596915790121.327.910.523.958.994.302.28.357
    1993Texas RangersALMLBtex344629Log - Sp - Ext - Perf554.8813130000066.1544736540463011.427.330.685.436.246.381.15.500
    1993MLB Totals: TEXbyYearMLB----461Log - Sp - Ext - Perf554.9013130000066.3544736540463011.427.350.685.456.266.401.15.500
    MLB Totals (27 yrs)3242923.1980777322261133435,386.039232178191132127955714277331581.256.560.544.679.553.642.04.526
    American League Totals (13 yrs)1891603.17420417171463313,021.3211312091063176165533551509901.256.290.524.939.993.602.03.542
    National League Totals (14 yrs)1351323.233873565115103122,364.718109698481451140235912724681.256.890.554.348.983.692.07.506
    Minor League Totals21102.854843116050287.01821139101984400001.325.710.006.2113.803.542.22.677
    Minor: Rk Totals364.3813122101078.06147380561150001.507.040.006.4613.275.422.05.333
    Minor: A Totals1722.51292895010183.0109595101272720001.295.360.006.2513.382.902.14.895
    Minor: AA Totals020.95330000019.0962012350001.114.260.005.6816.582.842.92.000
    Minor: AAA Totals100.0030000307.031003180000.863.860.003.8623.141.296.001.000
    California Angels Totals (8 yrs)1381213.07291288156403312,181.31520847743115130224161027561.296.270.475.379.973.501.86.533
    Houston Astros Totals (9 yrs)106943.1328228238130001,854.71441739645111796186610420441.216.990.543.869.063.592.34.530
    Texas Rangers Totals (5 yrs)51393.43129129156000840.059336232061353939482341.136.350.653.7810.063.882.66.567
    New York Mets Totals (5 yrs)29383.581057413210312510.036923020334344493234241.406.510.606.078.704.061.43.433
    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%
    1968New York MetsNLMLBnyn3021pL-S-E-P121442500020022901000.114.152.114.2664750.045.000.3334.2661.7014.500.00.000.0
    1969New York MetsNLMLBnyn3022pL-S-E-P225293300020001403001.103.103.103.2063230.000.000.2000.0043.750.000.00.000.0
    1970New York MetsNLMLBnyn3023pL-S-E-P327452800001002102000.178.178.178.3564780.022.000.3330.0044.680.000.00.000.0
    1971New York MetsNLMLBnyn3024pL-S-E-P430474601010032103001.128.180.170.3505381.106.042.2315.6639.627.000.00.0016.7
    1972California AngelsALMLBcal3025pL-S-E-P5399641351031024801000.135.153.208.36199206.104.073.2712.0248.4824.000.00.0046.2
    1980Houston AstrosNLMLBhou3433pL-S-E-P635705600160172905100.086.167.129.2968391.129.043.1228.4334.944.1470.01.2016.7
    1981Houston AstrosNLMLBhou3434pL-S-E-P7215131110010051804001.216.286.235.52160121.118.019.3338.3330.003.600.00.009.1
    1982Houston AstrosNLMLBhou3435pL-S-E-P8358351000030053706001.120.170.120.29094100.060.000.2175.3239.367.400.00.000.0
    1983Houston AstrosNLMLBhou3436pL-S-E-P929693500020022904000.072.099.072.1717550.029.000.1252.6738.6714.500.00.000.0
    1984Houston AstrosNLMLBhou3437pL-S-E-P1030613620011022605001.098.127.131.2586882.082.033.1712.9438.2413.000.00.0033.3
    1985Houston AstrosNLMLBhou3438pL-S-E-P11356327200401421014101.111.162.143.3058292.079.032.1634.8825.615.250.00.0028.6
    1986Houston AstrosNLMLBhou3439pL-S-E-P1230591600050112203002.102.117.102.2196360.000.000.1621.5934.9222.000.00.000.0
    1987Houston AstrosNLMLBhou3440pL-S-E-P1334652400140012207002.062.076.108.1847371.062.046.0711.3730.1422.0065.01.3725.0
    1988Houston AstrosNLMLBhou3441pL-S-E-P1433701400020043407001.057.108.057.1658140.057.000.1114.9441.988.500.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (14 yrs)424852409410223633383710652011.110.148.134.28295711414.068.024.1913.9738.779.76426.00.2114.9
    National League Totals (13 yrs)38575636815123323363230642011.107.147.124.271858948.063.017.1824.2037.658.97378.00.239.9
    American League Totals (1 yrs)399641351031024801000.135.153.208.36199206.104.073.2712.0248.4824.000.00.0046.2
    Houston Astros Totals (9 yrs)2825912559502281331238055209.100.144.118.262679707.068.018.1614.5735.057.68295.50.2911.9
    New York Mets Totals (4 yrs)103165112201051058509002.133.159.145.304179241.048.012.2752.7947.4917.000.00.004.6
    California Angels Totals (1 yrs)399641351031024801000.135.153.208.36199206.104.073.2712.0248.4824.000.00.0046.2
    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
    1966New York MetsNLMLB19P203.01000111.0000.500.331.2100.019
    1968New York MetsNLMLB21P210134.0511402016.8000.800.1213.0100.09
    1969New York MetsNLMLB22P25089.1041054.8000.200.0415.4100.09
    1970New York MetsNLMLB23P270131.21110422521.8400.800.1616.7100.09
    1971New York MetsNLMLB24P300152.0515322320.8700.700.1318.5100.08
    1972California AngelsALMLB25P390284.0728624135.8540.900.1225.2100.03
    1973California AngelsALMLB26P410326.01128214139.9511.000.1225.3100.03
    1974California AngelsALMLB27P420332.21248616660.9091.400.1825.9100.01
    1975California AngelsALMLB28P280198.01218733730.8111.100.1517.4100.08
    1976California AngelsALMLB29P390284.11434715548.8731.200.1724.1100.02
    1977California AngelsALMLB30P370299.02035816355.8731.500.1822.8100.04
    1978California AngelsALMLB31P310234.21333835446.8521.500.2019.1100.05
    1979California AngelsALMLB32P340222.2829414137.9021.100.1721.0100.07
    1980Houston AstrosNLMLB33P350233.21327504540.8891.100.1721.5100.05
    1981Houston AstrosNLMLB34P210149.0516132221.9551.000.1419.1100.07
    1982Houston AstrosNLMLB35P350250.1933214442.9551.200.1721.6100.04
    1983Houston AstrosNLMLB36P290196.1428203432.9411.100.1617.9100.09
    1984Houston AstrosNLMLB37P300183.2711202018.9000.600.1018.5100.011
    1985Houston AstrosNLMLB38P350232.0620202826.9290.700.1121.6100.07
    1986Houston AstrosNLMLB39P300178.01017222927.9310.900.1518.5100.08
    1987Houston AstrosNLMLB40P340211.21118113029.9670.900.1421.0100.05
    1988Houston AstrosNLMLB41P330220.0818403026.8670.800.1220.4100.05
    1989Texas RangersALMLB42P320239.11119303330.9090.900.1319.8100.06
    1990Texas RangersALMLB43P300204.07130120201.0000.700.1018.5100.09
    1991Texas RangersALMLB44P270173.07140121211.0000.800.1216.7100.010
    1992Texas RangersALMLB45P270157.1216312118.8570.700.1116.7100.09
    1993Texas RangersALMLB46P13066.1143085.6250.400.088.0100.014
    MLB Totals - (P)80705,3812205479027857767.8951.000.140.00.00
    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
    1966MLB2----------
    1968MLB21----------
    1969MLB25----------
    1970MLB27----------
    1971MLB30----------
    1972MLB39----------
    1973MLB41----------
    1974MLB42----------
    1975MLB28----------
    1976MLB39----------
    1977MLB37----------
    1978MLB31----------
    1979MLB34----------
    1980MLB35----------
    1981MLB21----------
    1982MLB35----------
    1983MLB29----------
    1984MLB30----------
    1985MLB35----------
    1986MLB30----------
    1987MLB34----------
    1988MLB33----------
    1989MLB32----------
    1990MLB30----------
    1991MLB27----------
    1992MLB27----------
    1993MLB13----------
    Totals807----------