Please SUPPORT US by putting your name on the SUPPORT WALL.
Tips Updates
MLB
Players
Teams
Leagues
Draft
Boxscores
Minor Leagues
College
People
Extra Bases
Applications
About

Ray SoffTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1979-1992 MLB Years: 1986-1987
Follow TBC on Twitter and Facebook

Drafted

PositionsP-454Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRaymond John Soff
Height6-0Weight185BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 31,1958 [59.356]PlaceAdrian,Michigan
High SchoolBlissfield (Blissfield,MI)
CollegeCentral Michigan University (Mount Pleasant,MI)

DraftedSelected by the Chicago Cubs [Team Picks] in the 11th round (272nd overall) of the 1979 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutJuly 17,1986 [27.259]
OrganizationsCHN [6] NYN [3] SLN [3] MIN [2] CAL [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID18249Retrosheet IDsoffr001MLBAM ID122520
Research ToolsTrack this Player -- Intersect Player -- Compare Player -- Random Player
About Profile Data

Pitching Stats -- Batting Stats -- Fielding Statistics -- Transactions -- Salaries
This player page is available for sponsorship:
Sponsor the Ray Soff page  -  You can show your support to the The Baseball Cube by sponsoring all of a player's pages for only $10/year.
About Sponsorships Program


Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts42Walks65Hittable54SO/BB55vsPower54Hitting1Durability68Team.517Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1979Geneva CubsNYPLA-chn-ST20323.70981000056.0482623234384001.467.710.325.466.111.12.600-
1980Quad Cities CubsMidwAchn-Rel21184.7740238000766.06149352325910001.418.320.274.368.051.84.111-
1981Quad Cities CubsMidwAchn-Rel22303.71320320020651.0492721224396001.438.650.354.246.881.631.000-
1982Salinas SpursCalifA+chn-R/CL231073.164304300371182.2743629530803001.268.060.543.278.712.67.588-
1983Midland CubsTexAAchn-Rel24436.84453420030276.09863589374116001.7711.551.064.364.831.11.571-
1984Midland CubsTexAAchn-S/R25211.521055101041.036127112171001.167.840.222.613.701.42.667-
1985Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-Rel26531.38190190015626.0165409262000.965.54--3.129.002.89.625-
1986Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-Rel27321.27180180014621.0197317170001.228.020.422.957.172.43.600-
1986Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-Rel27321.69210210014342.234138015311001.157.17--3.166.542.07.600-
1986Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--Rel0641.55390390028963.1532011122481001.177.450.143.096.752.18.600-
1986St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln47Rel27423.2930030009038.0371714413222101.308.690.943.055.171.69.6674.00
1987Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-S/R28695.64231310102083.010963521134355001.7211.821.193.693.801.03.400-
1987St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln47Rel28106.4612012001015.01811113590001.5010.571.762.935.281.801.0005.22
1988Portland BeaversPCLAAAmin-S/R29853.912813153062133.21486658645615001.449.970.403.034.111.36.615-
1989Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-Rel30102.3012012004015.216441262001.159.190.571.153.453.001.000-
1989Portland BeaversPCLAAAmin-S/R30643.81296230015585.0833836627591001.298.790.642.866.252.19.600-
1989Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--Rel0743.584163500195100.2994240729653001.278.850.632.595.812.24.636-
1990Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-S/R31642.383112191030109.2903129232633001.117.390.162.635.171.97.600-
1991Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-S/R32873.522818103320138.01185654748846001.207.700.463.135.481.75.533-
1992Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAcal-ST331193.89242405000166.21778572146511510101.459.560.763.516.211.77.550-
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter524.19420420010053.2552825718312101.369.221.173.025.201.72.7141.55
Minor League Totals - 14 Season(s)Filter80663.71412104308143163481191.011765814936945377175101.368.860.523.415.811.70.548-
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter49403.64196861101334610772.07753563134726845433101.359.010.553.115.281.69.551-
AA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1493.9392884106014164.11698772116510119001.429.220.603.555.511.55.609-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1073.164304300371182.2743629530803001.268.060.543.278.712.67.588-
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter484.3172270002013117.011076564569816001.428.460.314.317.541.75.333-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter323.70981000056.0482623234384001.467.710.325.466.111.12.600-
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter524.19420420010053.2552825718312101.369.221.173.025.201.72.714-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings2084.19172017200410220.022511510229741278401.369.221.173.025.201.72.7141.55
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings15123.7176195731309220.021710791138314214001.368.860.523.415.811.70.556-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1984Midland CubsTexAAchn-p25108000000000200000.000.000.000.000008.000.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
1985Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-p26191000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1986Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-p27181000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1986St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln47p27302000000000201000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
1987Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-p28234000000000102000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.0016.670.000.000.000.00
1987St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln47p28121000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1989Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-p30121000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1990Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-p313111000000000302000.000.000.000.0000013.000.000.000.0000.0023.080.000.000.000.00
1991Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-p322827120001000600000.074.074.074.1482027.095.000.000.0670.0022.220.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter423000000000301000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0075.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter141531200010001304000.038.038.038.0762057.050.000.000.0000.0022.810.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter94431200010001004000.047.047.047.0942047.061.000.000.0000.0021.280.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter4710000000000300000.000.000.000.0000010.000.000.000.0000.0030.000.000.000.000.00
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter423000000000301000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0075.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162120000000001204000.000.000.000.0000015.000.000.000.0000.0075.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games162611200010001505000.038.038.038.0762065.050.000.000.0000.0022.810.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1979Geneva Cubs NYPLA-chn20P9--523223028.9333.11------9100.013.0
1980Quad Cities Cubs MidwAchn21P40--4114-1915.7890.38------40100.028.8
1981Quad Cities Cubs MidwAchn22P32--241-76.8570.19------32100.023.7
1982Salinas Spurs CalifA+chn23P43--513422218.8180.42------43100.030.7
1983Midland Cubs TexAAchn24P45--919233028.9330.62------45100.033.1
1984Midland Cubs TexAAchn25P10--23-1551.0000.50------10100.07.4
1985Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln26P19--21--331.0000.16------19100.014.2
1986Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln27P18--16--771.0000.39------18100.013.4
1986Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln27P21--415122019.9500.90------21100.014.8
1986St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln27P30-38671-1413.9290.430.34-----30100.018.6
1987Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln28P23--910232119.9050.83------23100.016.4
1987St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln28P12-1512--331.0000.250.20-----12100.07.4
1988Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin29P28--824313532.9141.14------28100.019.7
1989Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin30P29--513111918.9470.62------29100.020.1
1989Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn30P12--221154.8000.33------12100.08.2
1990Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn31P31--518112423.9580.74------31100.021.2
1991Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn32P28--625113231.9691.11------28100.019.7
1992Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal33P24--932534641.8911.71------24100.016.8
MLB Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P42-53791-1716.9410.380.30-----420.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 7 season(s)-   P196--481391513202187.9260.95------1960.00.0
AA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P92--1429244543.9560.47------920.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P43--513422218.8180.42------430.00.0
A Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P72--6155-2621.8080.29------720.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P9--523223028.9333.11------90.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1979Geneva Cubs NYPLA-chn209----------
1980Quad Cities Cubs MidwAchn2140----------
1981Quad Cities Cubs MidwAchn2232----------
1982Salinas Spurs CalifA+chn2343----------
1983Midland Cubs TexAAchn2445----------
1984Midland Cubs TexAAchn2510----------
1985Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln2619----------
1986Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln2718----------
1986Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln2721----------
1986St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2730----------
1987Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln2823----------
1987St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2812----------
1988Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin2928----------
1989Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin3029----------
1989Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn3012----------
1990Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn3131----------
1991Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn3228----------
1992Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal3324----------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1987-10-02Released by Cardinals. 
1986-01-18ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cardinals. 
1985-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1985-06-29ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cardinals. 
1985-04-01Released by Cubs. 
* 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
1986St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll2760,000-61438-386,34760,00060,000
1987St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll2860,000-59538-344,90660,000120,000
* 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