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Rick WronaTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1984-1998 MLB Years: 1988-1994
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PositionsC-856, 1B-51, 3B-19, OF-15Position when DraftedCPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRichard James Wrona
Height6-1Weight185BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 10,1963 [54.135]PlaceTulsa,Oklahoma
High SchoolBishop Kelley (Tulsa,OK)
CollegeWichita State University (Wichita,KS)

DraftedSelected by the Chicago Cubs [Team Picks] in the 5th round (130th overall) of the 1985 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsRon Hollingsworth
MLB DebutSeptember 3,1988 [24.268]
OrganizationsCHN [6] CHA [2] CIN [2] TEX [2] CLE [1] MIL [1] PHI [1] SLN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID19958Retrosheet IDwronr001MLBAM ID124623
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed28Power50Contact44XBH55RBIs43Runs50Hitting38Durability34Team.524Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1984Wichita StateCollegeSoc2056195335517474821172300000.282.340.518.85810128212.291.236.328.3788.0210.851.353.3027.8650.91
1985Peoria ChiefsMidwAchn-c21616241002002500000.250.333.313.6465118.364.063.188.30011.1127.782.500.000.0025.00
1985Winston-Salem SpiritsCaroA+chn-c21204941140020131500000.224.269.306.57515452.324.082.122.2615.7728.855.000.000.0036.36
1985Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         266561550040152000000.231.286.308.59420570.333.077.138.2717.1428.574.000.000.0033.33
1986Winston-Salem SpiritsCaroA+chn-c2291267436815043252253758010.255.330.356.6869519305.283.101.206.3128.2012.131.481.3166.7527.94
1987Pittsfield CubsEastAAchn-c237021822481031255173212330.220.245.307.5526714231.250.087.138.2363.0313.854.570.43218.0029.17
1988Pittsfield CubsEastAAchn-c2456000001001201110.000.125.000.125009.000.000.167.00011.1122.222.000.000.000.00
1988Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-c248319328519022300173400010.264.324.342.6666611210.312.078.166.3048.1016.192.000.9596.5021.57
1988Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         8819928519022400183601120.256.317.332.6496611219.302.076.166.2948.2216.442.000.9199.5021.57
1988Chicago CubsNLMLBchn1c2446000000000100000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.0016.670.000.000.000.00
1989Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-c25601891541832131174010020.217.249.323.5726113197.265.106.143.2543.5520.305.711.0294.5031.71
1989Chicago CubsNLMLBchn1c2538921126212140022110211.283.299.391.69036597.338.108.130.3042.0621.6510.502.0646.0019.23
1990Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-c265814616334021502103513010.226.280.295.575436160.284.069.123.2636.2521.883.501.2573.0018.18
1990Chicago CubsNLMLBchn1c2616293500001021101010.172.226.172.3985032.278.000.103.1756.2534.385.500.000.000.00
1991Tulsa DrillersTexAAtex-c27278241301370251800000.159.207.293.50024487.164.134.171.2275.7520.693.603.4527.3330.77
1992Nashville SoundsAmerAAAcin-c28401181629822101152111000.246.282.398.6804712125.284.152.195.3064.0016.804.201.6059.0041.38
1992Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin7c281123040000000300002.174.174.174.3484023.200.000.000.1590.0013.040.000.000.000.00
1993Nashville SoundsAmerAAAcha1c2973184243913032201113524300.212.260.332.5926116204.242.120.174.2655.3917.163.181.4761.3341.03
1993Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27c2948010001000400000.125.125.125.250108.250.000.000.1130.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1994New Orleans ZephyrsAmerAAAmil-c30531582039831212173322108.247.286.354.6405612170.304.107.158.2834.1219.414.710.59158.0030.77
1994Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAcin-c30621260000000620001.286.348.286.6346023.400.000.000.2990.0026.090.000.000.000.00
1994Totals for Amer-Amer         591792245831212173942109.251.293.346.6396212193.314.095.140.2853.6320.215.570.52179.0026.67
1994Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil42c30610254013001101000.500.5451.2001.74512512.500.700.800.7028.338.331.008.3310.00100.00
1995Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-c311631171112002600101.226.265.419.68413334.240.193.258.2915.8817.653.002.9431.0042.86
1995Buffalo BisonsAmerAAAcle-c313193921600100131922107.226.263.290.553276101.280.064.086.2502.9718.816.330.000.0028.57
1995Totals for Amer-Amer         471241028711120152522208.226.263.323.586409135.270.097.129.2613.7018.525.000.74124.0032.14
1996Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RedILAAAphi-c32611751040805201174134204.229.267.360.6276313191.267.131.171.2753.6621.475.862.6235.0032.50
1997Birmingham BaronsSouAAcha-c33291031126712240031221101.252.284.398.6824110110.267.146.175.2982.7310.914.001.8251.5038.46
1997Nashville SoundsAmerAAAcha-c337021122521506221134133107.246.266.403.6698521221.279.157.171.2901.3618.5513.672.7135.1740.38
1997Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         9931433782218461165354208.248.272.401.67312631331.275.153.172.2931.8116.018.832.4239.2539.74
1998Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAtex-c341003004683151535131556841312.277.327.383.71011521328.325.106.150.3144.5717.073.731.5260.0025.30
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter791681641613181054112223.244.267.345.6125810178.302.101.137.0002.8123.038.201.6956.0024.39
Minor League Totals - 14 Season(s)Filter8992560295611132153928617181334883335151241.239.283.348.6318901862776.279.109.161.0004.7917.583.671.4065.6430.44
AAA Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter651181920944195102919371287367252310740.242.285.353.6386431341964.288.111.156.0004.4318.694.221.4862.7230.39
AA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter131409378717565753166434541.213.245.323.56813228437.235.110.154.0003.6614.654.001.3768.1732.18
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter111316477919043453285258010.250.321.348.66911023357.288.098.193.0007.8414.571.861.1279.0029.11
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter616241002002500000.250.333.313.6465118.364.063.188.00011.1127.782.500.000.0025.00
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter56195335517474821172300000.282.340.518.85810128212.291.236.328.0008.0210.851.353.3027.8650.91
Chicago Cubs Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter581271431212141043311221.244.269.323.592415135.309.079.118.0002.9624.448.251.4863.5016.13
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1123040000000300002.174.174.174.3484023.200.000.000.0000.0013.040.000.000.000.00
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter610254013001101000.500.5451.2001.74512512.500.700.800.0008.338.331.008.3310.00100.00
Chicago White Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter48010001000400000.125.125.125.250108.250.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162345338412263720108424446.244.267.345.61211921365.302.101.137.0002.8123.038.201.6956.0024.39
Average Minor - Per 162 games1624615311024375233248866327.239.283.348.63116034500.279.109.161.0004.7917.583.671.4065.6430.44

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1994New Orleans ZephyrsAmerAAAmil-Rel30003.0030300303.02110041100.676.00----12.000.00--
1996Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RedILAAAphi-Rel32000.0010100101.02000020002.0018.00----18.000.00--
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter002.2540400404.04110061101.009.00----13.500.00--
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter002.2540400404.04110061101.009.00----13.500.00--
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings002.252200220002200220.0220555500330555501.009.00----13.500.00--

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1985Peoria Chiefs MidwAchn21C6--311213432.9415.33------6100.04.3
1985Winston-Salem Spirits CaroA+chn21C16--901031103100.9716.25------2080.011.5
1986Winston-Salem Spirits CaroA+chn22C79--45671118538527.9806.67-----29186.857.2
1986Winston-Salem Spirits CaroA+chn22OF4--4---441.0001.00------914.42.9
1986Winston-Salem Spirits CaroA+chn223B2--13--441.0002.00------912.21.4
1986Winston-Salem Spirits CaroA+chn221B1--3---331.0003.00------911.10.7
1987Pittsfield Cubs EastAAchn23C68--2934994351342.9745.03-----47097.149.3
1987Pittsfield Cubs EastAAchn231B3--6---661.0002.00------704.32.2
1988Pittsfield Cubs EastAAchn24C3--111--12121.0004.00------560.02.2
1988Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn24C82--347367-390383.9824.67------8398.857.7
1988Chicago CubsNLMLBchn24C2--111--12121.0006.00-1150.0-450.01.2
1989Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn25C54--2923768335329.9826.09-----56090.037.5
1989Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn251B5--484-552521.00010.40------608.33.5
1989Chicago CubsNLMLBchn25C37--1581531176173.9834.68-13668.423897.422.8
1990Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn26C46--2733364312306.9816.65-----35879.331.5
1990Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn261B8--384-342421.0005.25------5813.85.5
1990Chicago CubsNLMLBchn26C16--559226664.9704.00-4450.0116100.09.9
1991Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex27C22--107142-123121.9845.50-----22781.516.2
1991Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex27OF4--2---221.0000.50------2714.82.9
1992Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcin28C27--1621141177173.9776.41-----44067.518.8
1992Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcin28OF7--2---221.0000.29------4017.54.9
1992Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcin281B2--16--216161.0008.00------405.01.4
1992Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcin283B2---11-21.5000.50------405.01.4
1992Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin28C10--5052-5755.9655.50-2-100.011190.96.2
1992Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin281B1--2---221.0002.00------119.10.6
1993Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcha29C72--4005257457452.9896.28-----37398.650.3
1993Chicago White SoxALMLBcha29C4--12---12121.0003.00-4-100.0-4100.02.5
1994New Orleans Zephyrs AmerAAAmil30C43--2174645267263.9856.12-----55381.129.9
1994Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin30C6--347-241411.0006.83------6100.04.2
1994New Orleans Zephyrs AmerAAAmil301B3--235-228281.0009.33------535.72.1
1994New Orleans Zephyrs AmerAAAmil303B1---2--221.0002.00------531.90.7
1994Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil30C5--1021-1312.9232.40-1-100.0-683.34.3
1994Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil301B1---------------616.70.9
1995Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcle31C31--1671613184183.9955.90-----431100.021.5
1995Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln31C13--574116261.9844.69------1681.39.0
1996Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red Barons ILAAAphi32C56--3112771345338.9806.04-----56191.839.4
1997Birmingham Barons SouAAcha33C29--1992834230227.9877.83-----429100.021.0
1997Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcha33C44--2433041277273.9866.20-----27062.930.8
1997Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcha333B12--424433228.8752.33------7017.18.4
1997Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcha331B12--648-1172721.0006.00------7017.18.4
1998Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex34C85--46145128518506.9775.95-----1110085.059.0
1998Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex341B15--869159695.9906.33------10015.010.4
1998Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex343B2---1--111.0000.50------1002.01.4
MLB Totals for C - 6 season(s)-   C74--2963283336328.9764.43-251169.44740.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B2--2---221.0001.00------20.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 10 season(s)-   C559--2964344574133653308.9835.92-----425590.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 6 season(s)-   1B45--27530128306305.9976.78------450.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 4 season(s)-   3B17--428533732.8651.88------170.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF7--2---221.0000.29------70.00.0
AA Totals for C - 4 season(s)-   C122--61092148716702.9805.75-----101220.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF4--2---221.0000.50------40.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B3--6---661.0002.00------30.00.0
A+ Totals for C - 2 season(s)-   C95--54681149641627.9786.60-----2950.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF4--4---441.0001.00------40.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B2--13--441.0002.00------20.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--3---331.0003.00------10.00.0
A Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C6--311213432.9415.33------60.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1985Peoria Chiefs MidwAchn21-6---------
1985Winston-Salem Spirits CaroA+chn21-16---------
1986Winston-Salem Spirits CaroA+chn22-791--2---4-
1987Pittsfield Cubs EastAAchn23-683--------
1988Pittsfield Cubs EastAAchn24-3---------
1988Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn24-82---------
1988Chicago CubsNLMLBchn24-2---------
1989Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn25-545--------
1989Chicago CubsNLMLBchn25-37---------
1990Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn26-468--------
1990Chicago CubsNLMLBchn26-16---------
1991Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex27-22-------4-
1992Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcin28-272--2---7-
1992Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin28-101--------
1993Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcha29-72---------
1993Chicago White SoxALMLBcha29-4---------
1994New Orleans Zephyrs AmerAAAmil30-433--1-----
1994Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin30-6---------
1994Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil30-51--------
1995Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcle31-31---------
1995Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln31-13---------
1996Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red Barons ILAAAphi32-56---------
1997Birmingham Barons SouAAcha33-29---------
1997Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcha33-4412--12-----
1998Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex34-8515--2-----

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1989Chicago CubsChamp. SeriesMLB2525000000000300000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.0000.0060.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs25000000000300000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.0000.0060.000.000.000.000.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1994-11-16ContractSigned as Free Agent by Indians. 
1994-10-05Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1994-04-27ContractSigned as Free Agent by Brewers. 
1994-04-22Released by Reds. 
1993-12-19ContractSigned as Free Agent by Reds. 
1993-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1992-12-29ContractSigned as Free Agent by White Sox. 
1992-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1991-11-12ContractSigned as Free Agent by Reds. 
1991-06-18Released by Rangers. 
1991-05-13ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rangers. 
1991-04-01Released by Brewers. 
1990-11-02ContractSigned as Free Agent by Brewers. 
1990-10-12Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
* 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
1988Chicago CubsTeam Payroll2462,500-60439-392,10762,50062,500
1989Chicago CubsTeam Payroll2568,000-6082715429,80262,500130,500
1990Chicago CubsTeam Payroll26100,000-64939-515,727100,000230,500
1992Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll28109,000-68042-962,245109,000339,500
1993Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll29109,000-75741-968,431109,000448,500
1994Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll3050,000-85635-957,101109,000498,500
* 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