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Rich YettTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1980-1990 MLB Years: 1985-1990
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PositionsP-304Position when DraftedpPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRichard Martin Yett
Height6-2Weight187BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 6,1962 [55.347]PlacePomona,California
High SchoolDon Antonio Lugo (Chino,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Minnesota Twins [Team Picks] in the 26th round (650th overall) of the 1980 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1984-MIN-#5 ... 1985-MIN-#2
MLB DebutApril 13,1985 [22.189]
OrganizationsMIN [7] CLE [4] Awards0
TBC Player ID19995Retrosheet IDyettr001MLBAM ID124666
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts41Walks41Hittable52SO/BB37vsPower52Hitting0Durability56Team.465Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1980Elizabethton TwinsAppRkmin-S/R17344.331082200052.0463025219350001.257.960.353.296.061.84.429-
1981Wisconsin Rapids TwinsMidwAmin-ST181263.682525012100164.01478767147712113001.378.070.774.236.641.57.667-
1982Visalia OaksCalifA+min-ST191693.662727011000196.2183988099712113001.428.370.414.445.541.25.640-
1983Orlando TwinsSouAAmin-ST208103.78242405000162.0153826816789315001.438.500.894.335.171.19.444-
1984Toledo Mud HensILAAAmin-ST211293.25262609200174.2159716314661296001.298.190.723.406.651.95.571-
1985Toledo Mud HensILAAAmin-ST229114.15252508100165.01628276141019916001.598.840.765.515.400.98.450-
1985Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin37ST220027.0011000000.01110201009.0027.00--54.00--0.00-20.68
1986Maine GuidesILAAAcle-ST23004.5011000006.07331220001.5010.501.503.003.001.00--
1986Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle42Rel23535.15393361117178.28448451037508011.549.611.144.235.721.35.6254.60
1987Buffalo BisonsAmerAAAcle-ST24333.05770100044.0381715718332001.267.711.423.656.701.83.500-
1987Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle42S/R24395.253711262013197.29663572149599031.488.851.944.525.441.20.2506.06
1988Williamsport BillsEastAAcle-ST25018.1011000003.06630340002.7016.20--8.1010.801.33.000-
1988Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcle-ST25019.0022000008.010881351001.6311.251.133.385.631.67.000-
1988Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0028.74330000011.01614111691001.9412.710.794.767.151.50.000-
1988Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle42ST25964.62232210000134.014672691155714311.509.780.743.684.761.29.6004.03
1989Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle42S/R26565.00321220105099.011156551047477021.6010.090.914.274.271.00.4554.61
1990Portland BeaversPCLAAAmin-ST27466.17222021110100.21177269760586001.7610.460.635.365.190.97.400-
1990Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin41Rel27002.0840400004.06211120001.6212.462.082.084.152.00-5.58
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter22244.95136498741352412.04442422285319122929371.539.641.154.154.971.20.4781.99
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter67603.991701664495101074.210285564778552470072001.448.590.714.385.851.34.528-
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter28304.228381219410497.24932532344425032631001.498.900.794.515.881.30.483-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter8113.86252505000165.0159887116819715001.458.660.874.415.281.20.421-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1693.662727011000196.2183988099712113001.428.370.414.445.541.25.640-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1263.682525012100164.01478767147712113001.378.070.774.236.641.57.667-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter344.331082200052.0463025219350001.257.960.353.296.061.84.429-
Cleveland Indians Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter22244.97131488341352408.24372392265218822728371.539.601.144.134.991.21.478-
Minnesota Twins Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter003.8651400004.27321321002.1413.501.935.793.860.67--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings12134.9572264621191220.02361281212810112215241.539.641.154.154.971.20.4801.99
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings14123.993534110100220.0210114971710714315001.448.590.714.385.851.34.538-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1980Elizabethton TwinsAppRkmin-p17112000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter112000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter112000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games162290000000001500000.000.000.000.0000029.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1980Elizabethton Twins AppRkmin17P10--23--551.0000.50------1190.914.7
1981Wisconsin Rapids Twins MidwAmin18P25--420512924.8280.96------25100.018.8
1982Visalia Oaks CalifA+min19P27--920413329.8791.07------27100.019.3
1983Orlando Twins SouAAmin20P24--7194-3026.8671.08------24100.016.6
1984Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAmin21P26--1121-132321.0001.23------26100.019.0
1985Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAmin22P25--1120123231.9691.24------25100.018.0
1985Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin22P1---------------1100.00.6
1986Maine Guides ILAAAcle23P1---1--111.0001.00------1100.00.7
1986Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle23P39-7827--991.0000.230.12-----39100.024.1
1987Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcle24P7--55--10101.0001.43------7100.05.0
1987Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle24P37-9769--15151.0000.410.15-----37100.022.8
1988Williamsport Bills EastAAcle25P1--1---111.0001.00------1100.00.7
1988Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25P23-13489-117171.0000.740.13-----23100.014.2
1989Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26P32-9997--16161.0000.500.16-----32100.019.8
1990Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin27P22--1411242725.9261.14------22100.015.8
1990Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin27P4-4211143.7500.750.75-----4100.02.5
MLB Totals for P - 6 season(s)-   P136-4122733126160.9840.440.15-----1360.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P81--41583710299.9711.22------810.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P25--8194-3127.8711.08------250.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P27--920413329.8791.07------270.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P25--420512924.8280.96------250.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P10--23--551.0000.50------100.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1980Elizabethton Twins AppRkmin1710----------
1981Wisconsin Rapids Twins MidwAmin1825----------
1982Visalia Oaks CalifA+min1927----------
1983Orlando Twins SouAAmin2024----------
1984Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAmin2126----------
1985Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAmin2225----------
1985Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin221----------
1986Maine Guides ILAAAcle231----------
1986Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2339----------
1987Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcle247----------
1987Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2437----------
1988Williamsport Bills EastAAcle251----------
1988Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2523----------
1989Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2632----------
1990Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin2722----------
1990Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin274----------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1989-12-29ContractSigned as Free Agent by Twins. 
1989-12-21Released by Indians. 
1985-09-17TradeTraded by Twins with Jim Weaver, Jay Bell and Curt Wardle to Indians for Bert Blyleven. 
* 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

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YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1985Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll2260,000-51636-370,78060,00060,000
1986Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll2360,000-61436-386,34760,000120,000
1987Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll2467,500-4982229344,90660,000187,500
1988Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll2590,000-5082026392,10762,500277,500
1989Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll26155,000-4441845429,80262,500432,500
1990Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll27120,000-5562220515,727100,000552,500
* 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