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Royce RingTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 2000-2013 MLB Years: 2005-2010
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Drafted
Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick
Futures Game

PositionsP-507Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRoger Royce Ring
Height6-5Weight220BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateDecember 21,1980 [37.331]PlaceLa Mesa,California
High SchoolMonte Vista (Spring Valley,CA)
CollegeSan Diego State University (San Diego,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Chicago White Sox [Team Picks] in the 1st round (18th overall) of the 2002 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Cleveland Indians [Team Picks] in the 41st round (1246th overall) of the 1999 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$1,600,000Signing ScoutsGeorge KachigianService Time1.151 (2011)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2003-CHA-#10
MLB DebutApril 29,2005 [24.129]
OrganizationsNYN [4] ATL [2] CHA [2] COL [1] NYA [1] SDN [1] SEA [1] SLN [1] BOS [1] Awards3
TBC Player ID22232Retrosheet IDringr001MLBAM ID429721
Pitch Repertoire Sinker (51.06%) -- Changeup (31.91%) -- Curveball (17.02%)
Fastball Velocity
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts71Walks49Hittable69SO/BB61vsPower69Hitting0Durability63Team.510Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2000San Diego State UniversitMWCNCAA-1Rel19226.0724024000029.2372420317341001.8211.220.915.1610.312.00.500-
2001San Diego State UniversitMWCNCAA-1Rel20621.1932032000937.2277528456000.936.450.481.9110.755.63.750-
2002San Diego StateMWCNCAA-1JrR/CL21511.85360360001739.029108113543001.086.690.233.0012.464.15.833-
2002nullRk--Rel21000.0030300205.02000090000.403.60----16.200.00--
2002Winston-Salem WarthogsCaroA+cha-Rel21203.91210210013523.0201110211221001.357.830.784.308.612.001.000-
2002Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAA--Rel0203.21240240015528.0221110211311001.187.070.643.549.962.821.000-
2003Birmingham BaronsSouAAcha-R/CL22142.523603600321935.2331110114443001.328.330.253.5311.103.14.200-
2003Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn-Rel22301.66180180015721.21344211181001.115.400.834.577.481.641.000-
2003Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAA--CL0442.205405400472656.0461514325624001.247.220.473.929.732.48.500-
2004Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn-Rel23223.7719019008228.2251312511230001.267.851.573.457.222.09.500-
2004Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn40Rel23313.63290290010034.2371514512221001.419.611.303.125.711.83.750-
2004Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAA--Rel0533.69480480018262.06228261023451001.348.811.423.276.391.96.625-
2005Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn40Rel24303.26330330011238.2341614213262001.227.910.473.036.052.001.000-
2005New York MetsNLMLBnyn22Rel24025.0615015002010.2106601080001.878.44--8.446.750.80.0004.33
2006Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn40R/CL25222.973603600261139.0301413215401101.146.860.463.439.152.67.500-
2006New York MetsNLMLBnyn43Rel25002.1311011002012.27332380000.794.971.422.135.682.67-4.65
2007Richmond BravesILAAAatl-Rel26125.6815015003112.2179827141001.8912.081.424.979.952.00.333-
2007Portland BeaversPCLAAAsdn-Rel26401.9927027006131.22287011441001.046.25--3.1312.514.001.000-
2007Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAA--Rel0523.0542042009243.0391715218582001.297.920.413.6511.773.22.714-
2007San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn40Rel26103.6015015004015.01186114172001.676.600.608.4010.201.211.0004.64
2007Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl34,46Rel26000.001101100305.02000340001.003.60--5.407.201.33-3.44
2008Richmond BravesILAAAatl34Rel27013.001101100109.05330772001.335.00--7.007.001.00.000-
2008Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl34Rel27218.4642042008022.0322521210160101.8812.900.814.036.451.60.6674.21
2009Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln41Rel28523.04510510015447.0441816415381001.258.370.762.857.232.53.714-
2010Scranton/Wilkes-Barre YanILAAAnya40Rel29211.93520520014242.035129211392001.107.500.432.368.363.55.667-
2010New York YankeesALMLBnya61Rel290015.4350500002.03440220002.1411.57--7.717.711.00-3.94
2011Gulf Coast Red SoxGCLRkbos-ST30000.0011000001.0000000000----------0.00--
2011Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos11Rel30124.09909005111.012551380001.369.820.822.456.552.67.333-
2011Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea40Rel30216.08270270012223.2251716311331001.529.511.144.1812.553.00.667-
2011Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorAA--Rel0335.30371360017335.2372221414411001.439.341.013.5310.352.93.500-
2012Tulsa DrillersTexAAcol30Rel31101.0890900108.06111260000.966.481.082.166.483.001.000-
2012Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol41Rel31001.171101100007.26111371001.177.041.173.528.222.33--
2012Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAA--Rel0101.1320020001015.1122225131001.066.751.132.817.312.601.000-
2013Long Island DucksAtlInd-Rel32018.1040400103.09330120003.0024.30--2.705.402.00.000-
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter335.29990990019066.0654640542552101.578.600.665.567.281.31.5001.19
Minor League Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter32183.0640814070017457416.03661581433315740018101.247.820.713.368.552.55.640-
AAA Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter23123.2030103010010324294.22671181062210827813101.268.070.673.278.412.57.657-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter762.588208200562892.0772927938914001.227.350.863.638.682.39.538-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter203.91210210013523.0201110211221001.357.830.784.308.612.001.000-
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter000.0041300206.02000090000.333.00----13.500.00--
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter018.1040400103.09330120003.0024.30--2.705.402.00.000-
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1352.799209200026105.093413363813310001.237.870.513.2211.263.50.722-
Atlanta Braves Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter216.91530530011027.0342521213200101.7211.200.664.286.591.54.667-
New York Mets Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter023.4726026004022.01799213160001.296.560.775.016.171.23.000-
San Diego Padres Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter103.6015015004015.01186114172001.676.600.608.4010.201.211.000-
New York Yankees Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0015.4350500002.03440220002.1411.57--7.717.711.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings10105.29320032000610220.0210149129161361786301.578.600.665.567.281.31.5001.19
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings1793.062131212009130220.0191837517822099101.247.820.713.368.552.55.654-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2000San Diego State UniversitMWCNCAA-1p19724274004001500000.292.320.458.77811425.368.166.208.3364.0020.005.000.000.0057.14
2002San Diego StateMWCNCAA-1Jrp21412030002002400000.250.357.250.6073014.375.000.167.29214.2928.572.000.000.000.00
2004Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn-p23191000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2005Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn40p24141000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2006Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn4025361000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2007Portland BeaversPCLAAAsdn-26272000000000001000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2012Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol41p3191000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter1056000000000301000.000.000.000.000007.000.000.000.0000.0042.860.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter865000000000201000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter191000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
NCAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter11362104006003900000.278.333.389.72214439.370.111.194.0007.6923.083.000.000.0040.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games1629000000000502000.000.000.000.0000011.000.000.000.0000.0042.860.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2002Winston-Salem Warthogs CaroA+cha21P21---7--771.0000.33------21100.015.0
2003Birmingham Barons SouAAcha22P36--13--441.0000.11------36100.026.3
2003Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn22P18--14--551.0000.28------18100.012.8
2004Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn23P19--13--441.0000.21------19100.013.4
2004Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn23P29---3-1331.0000.10------29100.020.1
2005Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn24P33--33--661.0000.18------33100.022.9
2005New York MetsNLMLBnyn24P15-10-3--331.0000.200.30-----15100.09.3
2006Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn25P36--76-113131.0000.36------36100.025.5
2006New York MetsNLMLBnyn25P11-12-4--441.0000.360.33-----11100.06.8
2007Portland Beavers PCLAAAsdn26P27--27--991.0000.33------27100.018.8
2007Richmond Braves ILAAAatl26P15---3--331.0000.20------15100.010.6
2007San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn26P15-15-4-1441.0000.270.27-----15100.09.2
2007Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl26P11-511--221.0000.180.40-----11100.06.8
2008Richmond Braves ILAAAatl27P11--11--221.0000.18------11100.07.8
2008Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl27P42-2213--441.0000.100.18-----42100.025.9
2009Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln28P51--54--991.0000.18------51100.035.4
2010Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees ILAAAnya29P52--24--661.0000.12------52100.036.4
2010New York YankeesALMLBnya29P5-2-------------5100.03.1
2011Gulf Coast Red Sox GCLRkbos30P1---1--111.0001.00------1100.01.7
2011Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea30P27---2--221.0000.07------27100.018.8
2011Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos30P9--22--441.0000.44------9100.06.3
2012Tulsa Drillers TexAAcol31P9---2--221.0000.22------9100.06.5
2012Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol31P11---3--331.0000.27------11100.07.6
MLB Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P99-66215-117171.0000.170.26-----990.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 9 season(s)-   P301--2238-260601.0000.20------3010.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P82--312--15151.0000.18------820.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P21---7--771.0000.33------210.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P4---1--111.0000.25------40.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2002Winston-Salem Warthogs CaroA+cha2121----------
2003Birmingham Barons SouAAcha2236----------
2003Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn2218----------
2004Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn2319----------
2004Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn2329----------
2005Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn2433----------
2005New York MetsNLMLBnyn2415----------
2006Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn2536----------
2006New York MetsNLMLBnyn2511----------
2007Portland Beavers PCLAAAsdn2627----------
2007Richmond Braves ILAAAatl2615----------
2007San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn2615----------
2007Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2611----------
2008Richmond Braves ILAAAatl2711----------
2008Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2742----------
2009Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln2851----------
2010Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees ILAAAnya2952----------
2010New York YankeesALMLBnya295----------
2011Gulf Coast Red Sox GCLRkbos301----------
2011Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea3027----------
2011Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos309----------
2012Tulsa Drillers TexAAcol319----------
2012Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol3111----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2003Team USAArizona Fall LgMinor22200.0050500005.0410004000.807.200.000.007.2001.801.000
2004Peoria SaguarosArizona Fall LgMinor23225.4012012000015.0161391510001.409.600.603.006.002.007.80.500
2006New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB25101.8660600119.2822118000.987.450.930.937.458.001.861.000
2007San Diego PadresMLB Spring TrainingMLB26104.9170700107.11044255002.1112.272.456.146.141.004.911.000
2008Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB27112.3811110001111.110331910001.717.940.797.157.941.112.38.500
2009St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB28000.0001-1001210.0210000100.201.800.000.000.0000.90.000
2010New York YankeesMLB Spring TrainingMLB29002.2590900008.0542139001.005.631.133.3810.133.004.50.000
2011Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB30102.2580800008.0622157001.386.751.135.637.881.402.251.000
2012Colorado RockiesMLB Spring TrainingMLB31000.0010100101.0100001001.009.000.000.009.0000.00.000
Arizona Fall League Totals - 2 yrs424.0517017000020.0201491514001.259.000.452.256.302.806.30.667
MLB Spring Training Totals - 7 yrs412.1142240005455.342161362340101.176.830.983.746.511.742.60.800

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2015Gulf Coast Mets -GCLRkMinornyn34Pitching Coach592732.4587.03Jose Carreno
2016Kingsport MetsAppRkMinornyn35Pitching Coach682741.39712.04Luis Rivera
2017Brooklyn CyclonesNYPLA-Minornyn36Pitching Coach762452.31622.54Edgardo Alfonzo
2018Brooklyn CyclonesNYPLA-Minornyn37Pitching Coach754035.5335.02Edgardo Alfonzo
* 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 [3]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2001Mountain West Conference All-Conference Team (RP)1
20021st Team College All-American (RP) ... Mountain West Conference All-Conference Team (RP)2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2012-02-22ContractSigned by Rockies 
2011-07-14ContractSigned by Red Sox 
2010-12-14ContractSigned by Mariners 
2009-01-05ContractSigned by Cardinals (1-year) 
2007-07-31TradeTraded by Padres to Braves for Wilfredo Ledezma and Will Startup 
2003-07-01TradeTraded by White Sox with RHP Edwin Almonte and 2B Andrew Salvo to Mets for 2B Roberto Alomar July 1 2003 
2002-06-10Contractsigned 
* 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
2002Chicago White Sox-211,600,000-------1,600,000Signing Bonus out of 2002 Draft (1st round - 18th overall)
2005New York MetsTeam Payroll24300,000-79442-2,189,055300,0001,900,000
2006New York MetsTeam Payroll25327,000-74244-2,365,072327,0002,227,000
2007San Diego PadresTeam Payroll26380,000-73742-2,459,737380,0002,607,000
2007Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll26380,000-73741-2,459,737380,0002,607,000
2008Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll27397,500-65825282,696,252390,0003,004,500
2010New York YankeesTeam Payroll29400,000-75733-2,812,412400,0003,404,500
* 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