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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Richard Jay Selma
Stat Years
1963-1974  [mlb] 1965-1974
Height/Weight
5-11 / 175
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (307) ... 3B (2) ... 1B (1)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
Death
2001-08-29 [57.299]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
Fresno (Fresno,CA)
Colleges
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the New York Mets in 1963
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1965-09-02 - Boxscore  (Age: 21.303)
Service Time
Organizations
PHI [4] NYN [4] SDN [1] CHN [1] CAL [1] MIL [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 17825 ... retro id: selmd101 ... mlbam id: 121992
Relations
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1963SalinasCalifA+----191---1262.5827000000185.013861530972210001.276.710.004.7210.752.972.28.667
    1963Minor Totals: byYearA+----191---1262.58270000270185.013861530972210001.276.710.004.7210.752.972.28.667
    1964BuffaloILAAA----202---984.6736000000131.012681680631030001.448.660.004.337.085.561.63.529
    1964Minor Totals: byYearAAA----201---984.67360000360131.012681680631030001.448.660.004.337.085.561.63.529
    1965GreenvilleWcarA----213---843.0613000000103.07948350311280001.076.900.002.7111.184.194.13.667
    1965BuffaloILAAA----213---132.45900000033.023159018360001.246.270.004.919.824.092.00.250
    1965New York MetsNLMLBnyn39213Log - Sp - Ext - Perf213.71441100026.222111129260011.167.420.673.048.773.712.89.667
    1965Minor Totals: byYearAAA/A----212---972.91220000220136.010263440491640001.116.750.003.2410.854.173.35.563
    1965MLB Totals: NYNbyYearMLB----211Log - Sp - Ext - Perf213.78441100026.722111129260011.187.560.693.098.933.782.89.667
    1966JacksonvilleILAAA----224---473.501100000072.0543328044620001.366.750.005.507.754.131.41.364
    1966New York MetsNLMLBnyn39224Log - Sp - Ext - Perf464.2430700723180.28447381139584031.529.371.234.356.475.241.49.400
    1966Minor Totals: byYearAAA----221---473.5011000011072.0543328044620001.366.750.005.507.754.131.41.364
    1966MLB Totals: NYNbyYearMLB----221Log - Sp - Ext - Perf464.2630700723180.78447381139584031.539.431.234.386.515.271.49.400
    1967JacksonvilleILAAA----235---233.271400000022.0219806200001.238.590.002.458.183.683.33.400
    1967New York MetsNLMLBnyn39235Log - Sp - Ext - Perf242.77384001234281.1712925336525021.327.860.333.985.753.211.44.333
    1967Minor Totals: byYearAAA----231---233.2714000014022.0219806200001.238.590.002.458.183.683.33.400
    1967MLB Totals: NYNbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf242.77384001234281.3712925336525021.327.880.334.005.773.221.44.333
    1968New York MetsNLMLBnyn39246Log - Sp - Ext - Perf9102.763323433100169.2148635211541177051.197.850.582.866.213.342.17.474
    1968MLB Totals: NYNbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf9102.773323433100169.7148635211541177051.197.870.592.876.223.352.17.474
    1969San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn39257Log - Sp - Ext - Perf224.09431011022.019101039200001.277.771.233.688.184.092.22.500
    1969Chicago CubsNLMLBchn39257Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1083.633625426111168.2137746813721618131.247.310.693.848.593.952.24.556
    1969MLB Totals: SDN-CHNbyYearMLB----252Log - Sp - Ext - Perf12103.694028527121190.7156847816811818131.257.380.763.838.563.972.23.545
    1970Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi39268Log - Sp - Ext - Perf892.7573000477322134.1108424185915310141.247.240.543.9510.252.812.59.471
    1970MLB Totals: PHIbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf892.7573000477322134.3108424185915310141.257.250.543.9610.272.822.59.471
    1971Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi39279Log - Sp - Ext - Perf023.2817000917124.2219928152021.187.660.732.925.473.281.88.000
    1971MLB Totals: PHIbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf023.3517000917124.7219928152021.207.810.742.985.583.351.88.000
    1972Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi392810Log - Sp - Ext - Perf295.564610102536398.29167611373586051.668.301.196.665.296.110.79.182
    1972MLB Totals: PHIbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf295.594610102536398.79167611373586051.678.341.196.695.326.140.79.182
    1973Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi392911Log - Sp - Ext - Perf115.6360001608.06551540001.386.751.135.634.505.630.80.500
    1973MLB Totals: PHIbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf115.6360001608.06551540001.386.751.135.634.505.630.80.500
    1974California AngelsALMLBcal393012Log - Sp - Ext - Perf225.09180001218123.0221313217154011.708.610.786.655.875.090.88.500
    1974Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil353012Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0019.2920001202.15550020012.1419.290.000.007.7119.290.00.000
    1974MLB Totals: CAL-MILbyYearMLB----302Log - Sp - Ext - Perf226.45200001320125.3271818217174021.759.680.726.106.106.451.00.500
    MLB Totals (12 yrs)42543.623077611612423131840.073437533869381681462271.337.860.744.087.304.021.79.438
    National League Totals (10 yrs)40523.542877611611121130814.770735732067364664422251.327.820.744.027.343.951.82.435
    American League Totals (2 yrs)226.45200001320125.3271818217174021.759.680.726.106.106.451.00.500
    Minor League Totals36313.3111000001100546.044124720102595700001.287.270.004.279.404.072.20.537
    Minor: A Totals843.06130000130103.07948350311280001.076.900.002.7111.184.194.13.667
    Minor: A+ Totals1262.58270000270185.013861530972210001.276.710.004.7210.752.972.28.667
    Minor: AAA Totals16213.94700000700258.022413811301312210001.387.810.004.577.714.811.69.432
    Philadelphia Phillies Totals (4 yrs)11213.9414210108213226265.722612311624145230181111.407.670.814.927.814.171.59.344
    New York Mets Totals (4 yrs)17213.17105385422673358.332515012627138253160111.298.170.683.476.363.771.83.447
    Chicago Cubs Totals (1 yrs)1083.643625426111168.7137746813721618131.247.330.703.858.613.962.24.556
    California Angels Totals (1 yrs)225.09180001218123.0221313217154011.708.610.786.655.875.090.88.500
    San Diego Padres Totals (1 yrs)224.09431011022.019101039200001.277.771.233.688.184.092.22.500
    Milwaukee Brewers Totals (1 yrs)0021.4320001202.35550020012.3821.430.000.008.5721.432.00.000
    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%
    1965New York MetsNLMLBnyn3921pL-S-E-P179120000000400001.222.222.222.444920.000.000.4000.0044.440.000.00.000.0
    1966New York MetsNLMLBnyn3922pL-S-E-P23114110101002711100.071.222.214.4361931.286.143.12510.5336.843.500.00.00100.0
    1967New York MetsNLMLBnyn3923pL-S-E-P343222200000001001000.091.091.091.1822320.000.000.1670.0043.480.000.00.000.0
    1968New York MetsNLMLBnyn3924pL-S-E-P4395841220011002004001.207.207.241.44862142.052.034.3160.0032.260.000.00.0016.7
    1969San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn3925pL-S-E-P547020001000201000.286.286.286.572820.000.000.4000.0025.000.000.00.000.0
    1969Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3925pL-S-E-P536523811000011707000.154.170.212.38260112.077.058.2291.6728.3317.000.00.0025.0
    1970Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi3926pL-S-E-P67320131002001801001.150.190.200.3902241.100.050.2504.5536.368.000.00.0033.3
    1971Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi3927pL-S-E-P71810100000000000001.0001.0001.0002.000110.000.0001.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1972Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi3928pL-S-E-P84720141002001801001.200.238.250.4882251.100.050.3334.5536.368.000.00.0025.0
    MLB Totals (9 yrs)2982031335520710576116104.172.195.217.412226447.074.045.2732.2133.6315.200.00.0020.0
    National League Totals (9 yrs)2982031335520710576116104.172.195.217.412226447.074.045.2732.2133.6315.200.00.0020.0
    Philadelphia Phillies Totals (3 yrs)138412820040021602002.195.233.244.47745102.098.049.3204.4435.568.000.00.0025.0
    New York Mets Totals (4 yrs)12010381721021024116102.165.187.204.391113213.068.039.2701.7736.2820.500.00.0017.6
    Chicago Cubs Totals (1 yrs)36523811000011707000.154.170.212.38260112.077.058.2291.6728.3317.000.00.0025.0
    San Diego Padres Totals (1 yrs)47020001000201000.286.286.286.572820.000.000.4000.0025.000.000.00.000.0
    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
    1965New York MetsNLMLB21P4026.24500991.0002.300.342.557.120
    1966New York MetsNLMLB22P30080.2420112524.9600.800.3018.696.87
    1967New York MetsNLMLB23P38081.1716112423.9580.600.2823.588.44
    1968New York MetsNLMLB24P330170.11235104847.9791.400.2820.484.66
    1969Chicago CubsNLMLB25P360168.2721223028.9330.800.1722.2100.07
    1969San Diego PadresNLMLB25P4022.01400551.0001.300.232.5100.015
    1970Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB261B100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.47
    1970Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB263B201.0000000.0000.000.001.22.75
    1970Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB26P730134.0824133332.9700.400.2445.3100.01
    1971Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB27P17025.0251087.8750.400.2810.594.411
    1972Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB28P46099.03180121211.0000.500.2129.597.92
    1973Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB29P608.02300551.0000.800.633.7100.014
    1974California AngelsALMLB30P18023.02601881.0000.400.3511.1100.08
    1974Milwaukee BrewersALMLB30P202.1000000.0000.000.001.2100.012
    MLB Totals - (1B)100000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (3B)200000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (P)30708365215779216209.9680.700.250.00.00
    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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    1965MLB4----------
    1966MLB30----------
    1967MLB38----------
    1968MLB33----------
    1969MLB40----------
    1970MLB73-1-2------
    1971MLB17----------
    1972MLB46----------
    1973MLB6----------
    1974MLB20----------
    Totals307-1-2------