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Ryne SandbergHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1978-1997 MLB Years: 1981-1997
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Positions2B-2016, SS-438, 3B-137, DH-1Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRyne Dee Sandberg
Height6-2Weight180BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateSeptember 18,1959 [58.159]PlaceSpokane,Washington
High SchoolNorth Central (Spokane,WA)

DraftedSelected by the Philadelphia Phillies in the 20th round (511st overall) of the 1978 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutSeptember 2,1981 [21.350]
OrganizationsCHN [15] PHI [4] Awards28Awards Voting7-671
TBC Player ID17543Retrosheet IDsandr001MLBAM ID121665
RelationshipsUncle of Jared Sandberg
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed81Power68Contact59XBH60RBIs62Runs72Hitting77Durability83Team.490Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1978Helena PhilliesPioRkphi-ss1856190345966123153264201200.311.390.421.8118013219.389.110.311.36911.8719.181.620.46190.0022.03
1979Spartanburg PhilliesWcarAphi-ss1913853983133217447217649518000.247.328.334.66218032612.293.087.232.30610.4615.521.480.65134.7524.06
1980Reading PhilliesEastAAphi26ss20129490951522112117932117372510300.310.403.469.87223044581.344.159.351.39312.5612.390.991.8944.5528.95
1981Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAphi-ss21133519781521759623210489425510.293.352.397.74920631579.340.104.239.3438.2916.231.961.5557.6720.39
1981Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi37ss21136210000000100000.167.167.167.334106.200.000.000.1530.0016.670.000.000.000.00
1982Chicago CubsNLMLBchn233b221566351031723357543212369047537.271.312.372.68423645687.304.101.189.3065.2413.102.501.0290.7126.16
1983Chicago CubsNLMLBchn232b23158633941652548483711517937538.261.316.351.66722237699.285.090.212.3027.3011.301.551.1479.1322.42
1984Chicago CubsNLMLBchn232b24156636114200361919843275210135437.314.367.520.88733174700.348.206.327.3907.4314.431.942.7133.4737.00
1985Chicago CubsNLMLBchn232b25153609113186316268354115797124510.305.364.504.86830763673.327.199.363.3798.4714.411.703.8623.4233.87
1986Chicago CubsNLMLBchn232b2615462768178285147634114679036611.284.330.411.74125847682.304.127.238.3266.7411.581.722.0544.7926.40
1987Chicago CubsNLMLBchn232b271325238115425216592125979212411.294.367.442.80923143587.321.148.296.35510.0513.461.342.7332.6927.92
1988Chicago CubsNLMLBchn232b2815561877163238196925105491115314.264.322.419.74125950679.281.155.267.3307.9513.401.692.8032.5330.67
1989Chicago CubsNLMLBchn232b291576061041762553076155598541289.290.356.497.85330160672.296.207.320.3788.7812.651.444.4620.2034.09
1990Chicago CubsNLMLBchn232b3015561511618830340100257508410988.306.354.559.91334473675.296.253.364.3967.4112.441.685.9315.3838.83
1991Chicago CubsNLMLBchn232b3115858510417032226100228878921949.291.379.485.86428460684.301.194.368.38312.7213.011.023.8022.5035.29
1992Chicago CubsNLMLBchn232b3215861210018632826871766873106413.304.371.510.88131266687.308.206.335.3919.9010.631.073.7823.5435.48
1993Daytona CubsFSLA+chn-2b3325210012001000000.200.333.8001.133416.000.600.800.46316.670.000.0016.675.00100.00
1993Orlando CubsSouAAchn-2b3349020001013100010.222.417.222.6392012.250.000.222.29425.008.330.330.000.000.00
1993Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         614230013014100010.214.389.429.8186118.167.215.429.35422.225.560.255.5614.0033.33
1993Chicago CubsNLMLBchn232b3311745667141200945923762226112.309.359.412.77118829503.338.103.200.3457.3612.331.681.7950.6720.57
1994Chicago CubsNLMLBchn232b345722336539552423234010006.238.312.390.7028719247.270.152.251.3119.3116.191.742.0244.6035.85
1996Chicago CubsNLMLBchn232b361505548513528425921285411671549.244.316.444.76024657621.263.200.305.3288.7018.682.154.0322.1642.22
1997Chicago CubsNLMLBchn232b3713544754118260126474289420335.264.308.403.71118038480.308.139.208.3115.8319.583.362.5037.2532.20
MLB Totals - 16 Season(s)Filter2164838513182386403762821061344107761126034317159139.285.344.452.79637877619282.304.167.286.0008.2013.571.663.0429.7331.89
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter4621752292499653026214100322153048241020.285.364.401.7657021212009.330.116.277.00010.7015.131.411.2967.3824.25
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter133519781521759623210489425510.293.352.397.74920631579.340.104.239.0008.2916.231.961.5557.6720.39
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter133499951542112118032127673510310.309.403.465.86823244593.342.156.349.00012.8212.310.961.8545.3628.57
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter25210012001000000.200.333.8001.133416.000.600.800.00016.670.000.0016.675.00100.00
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter13853983133217447217649518000.247.328.334.66218032612.293.087.232.00010.4615.521.480.65134.7524.06
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter56190345966123153264201200.311.390.421.8118013219.389.110.311.00011.8719.181.620.46190.0022.03
Chicago Cubs Totals - 15 Season(s)Filter2151837913162385403762821061344107761125934317159139.285.344.452.79637867619276.304.167.286.0008.2013.571.653.0429.7131.91
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter136210000000100000.167.167.167.334106.200.000.000.0000.0016.670.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1626289917930621792685794325410.285.344.452.79628457695.304.167.286.0008.2013.571.663.0429.7331.89
Average Minor - Per 162 games162614102175231197535117510738410.285.364.401.76524642704.330.116.277.00010.7015.131.411.2967.3824.25

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Helena Phillies PioRkphi18SS56--922002439316292.9245.21------56100.082.4
1979Spartanburg Phillies WcarAphi19SS138--1344873580656621.9474.50------138100.099.3
1980Reading Phillies EastAAphi203B4--32--551.0001.25------1293.12.9
1980Reading Phillies EastAAphi20SS120--1533862081559539.9644.49------12993.086.3
1981Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAphi21SS117--1863401564541526.9724.50------13388.086.0
1981Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAphi212B17--435661310599.9435.82------13312.812.5
1981Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi21SS5--65--11111.0002.20------1338.54.7
1981Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi212B1--12-1331.0003.00------137.70.9
1982Chicago CubsNLMLBchn222B24--579519153152.9936.33------15615.414.8
1982Chicago CubsNLMLBchn223B133--792781119368357.9702.68------15685.382.1
1983Chicago CubsNLMLBchn23SS1---1--111.0001.00------1580.60.6
1983Chicago CubsNLMLBchn232B157--33057113126914901.9865.74------15899.496.9
1984Chicago CubsNLMLBchn242B156--3145506102870864.9935.54------156100.096.9
1985Chicago CubsNLMLBchn25SS1---1--111.0001.00------1530.70.6
1985Chicago CubsNLMLBchn252B153--3535001299865853.9865.58------153100.095.0
1986Chicago CubsNLMLBchn262B153--309492586806801.9945.24------15499.495.6
1987Chicago CubsNLMLBchn272B131--2943751084679669.9855.11------13299.281.4
1988Chicago CubsNLMLBchn282B153--2915221179824813.9875.31------15598.794.4
1989Chicago CubsNLMLBchn292B155--294466680766760.9924.90------15798.795.7
1990Chicago CubsNLMLBchn302B154--278469881755747.9894.85------15599.495.1
1991Chicago CubsNLMLBchn312B157--267515466786782.9954.98------15899.498.1
1992Chicago CubsNLMLBchn322B157--283539894830822.9905.24------15899.496.9
1993Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn332B2--34-2771.0003.50------2100.01.5
1993Orlando Cubs SouAAchn332B2--38-211111.0005.50------450.01.4
1993Chicago CubsNLMLBchn332B115--209347776563556.9884.83------11798.371.0
1994Chicago CubsNLMLBchn342B57--96202435302298.9875.23------57100.050.4
1996Chicago CubsNLMLBchn362B146--228421682655649.9914.45------15097.390.1
1997Chicago CubsNLMLBchn372B126--203297858508500.9843.97------13593.377.8
1997Chicago CubsNLMLBchn37DH1---------------1350.70.6
MLB Totals for 2B - 16 season(s)-   2B1995--3807636310911581027910170.9895.10------19950.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B133--792781119368357.9702.68------1330.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 3 season(s)-   SS7--67--13131.0001.86------70.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH1---------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS117--1863401564541526.9724.50------1170.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B17--435661310599.9435.82------170.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS120--1533862081559539.9644.49------1200.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B4--32--551.0001.25------40.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B2--38-211111.0005.50------20.00.0
A+ Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B2--34-2771.0003.50------20.00.0
A Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS138--1344873580656621.9474.50------1380.00.0
Rk Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS56--922002439316292.9245.21------560.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Helena Phillies PioRkphi18----56------
1979Spartanburg Phillies WcarAphi19----138------
1980Reading Phillies EastAAphi20----1204-----
1981Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAphi21---17117------
1981Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi21---15------
1982Chicago CubsNLMLBchn22---24-133-----
1983Chicago CubsNLMLBchn23---1571------
1984Chicago CubsNLMLBchn24---156-------
1985Chicago CubsNLMLBchn25---1531------
1986Chicago CubsNLMLBchn26---153-------
1987Chicago CubsNLMLBchn27---131-------
1988Chicago CubsNLMLBchn28---153-------
1989Chicago CubsNLMLBchn29---155-------
1990Chicago CubsNLMLBchn30---154-------
1991Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31---157-------
1992Chicago CubsNLMLBchn32---157-------
1993Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn33---2-------
1993Orlando Cubs SouAAchn33---2-------
1993Chicago CubsNLMLBchn33---115-------
1994Chicago CubsNLMLBchn34---57-------
1996Chicago CubsNLMLBchn36---146-------
1997Chicago CubsNLMLBchn37---126------1

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1984Chicago CubsChamp. SeriesMLB24519372002303200000.368.455.474.9299222.412.106.42113.649.090.670.000.0028.57
1989Chicago CubsChamp. SeriesMLB29520683114003400000.400.478.8001.27816523.467.400.55013.0417.391.334.3520.0062.50
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs10399155116306600000.385.467.6411.10825745.438.256.48713.3313.331.002.2239.0046.67

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2007Peoria ChiefsMidwAMinorchn47Manager1397168.5117.55 
2008Peoria ChiefsMidwAMinorchn48Manager1386078.43518.57 
2009Tennessee SmokiesSouAAMinorchn49Manager1407169.507--1 Lost in Finals
2010Iowa CubsPCLAAAMinorchn50Manager1448262.569--1 
2011Lehigh Valley IronPigsILAAAMinorphi51Manager1448064.5562.02 Lost in Finals
2012Lehigh Valley IronPigsILAAAMinorphi52Manager1437568.5248.53 
2013Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi53Third Base Coach1627389.45123.04Ryne Sandberg,Charlie Manuel
2013Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi53Manager1627389.45123.04 
2014Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi54Manager1627389.45123.05 
2015Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi55Manager1626399.38927.05 
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Awards [28]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1983National League Gold Glove (Second Base)1
1984NL Silver Slugger Award (2B) ... NL Player of the Month (June) ... National League Player of the Week (June 18-June 24) ... National League Most Valuable Player ... National League Gold Glove (Second Base) ... National League Player of the Week (May 7-May 13)6
1985National League Gold Glove (Second Base) ... National League Player of the Week (June 24-June 30) ... NL Silver Slugger Award (2B)3
1986National League Player of the Week (May 26-June 1) ... National League Gold Glove (Second Base)2
1987National League Gold Glove (Second Base)1
1988NL Silver Slugger Award (2B) ... National League Gold Glove (Second Base)2
1989National League Gold Glove (Second Base) ... National League Player of the Week (August 7-August 13) ... NL Silver Slugger Award (2B)3
1990National League Player of the Week (April 30-May 6) ... NL Player of the Month (June) ... National League Gold Glove (Second Base) ... NL Silver Slugger Award (2B)4
1991National League Gold Glove (Second Base) ... NL Silver Slugger Award (2B)2
1992NL Silver Slugger Award (2B) ... National League Player of the Week (September 14-September 20)2
2010Pacific Coast League Manager of the Year1
2011Minor League Manager of the Year1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
1996-11-27ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cubs. 
1996-11-05Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1982-01-27TradeTraded by Phillies with Larry Bowa to Cubs for Ivan DeJesus. 
* 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
1985Chicago CubsTeam Payroll25505,000-2151265++370,78060,000505,000
1986Chicago CubsTeam Payroll26665,000-1721376++386,34760,0001,170,000
1987Chicago CubsTeam Payroll27760,000-122983++344,90660,0001,930,000
1988Chicago CubsTeam Payroll28840,000-126782++392,10762,5002,770,000
1989Chicago CubsTeam Payroll29950,000-115386++429,80262,5003,720,000
1990Chicago CubsTeam Payroll301,550,000-62392++515,727100,0005,270,000
1991Chicago CubsTeam Payroll31100,000-62034-742,231100,0005,370,000
1992Chicago CubsTeam Payroll322,150,000-1521082++962,245109,0007,520,000
1993Chicago CubsTeam Payroll335,975,000-21100++968,431109,00013,495,000
1994Chicago CubsTeam Payroll345,975,000-21100++957,101109,00019,470,000
1996Chicago CubsTeam Payroll362,300,000-136585++957,870109,00021,770,000
1997Chicago CubsTeam Payroll373,250,000-113688++1,182,177150,00025,020,000
* 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