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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Calvin Edwin Ripken Jr.
Stat Years
1978-2001  [mlb] 1981-2001
Height/Weight
6-4 / 220
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
SS (2476) ... 3B (953) ... DH (24) ... 2B (1)
Draft Position
3B
Born Date/Place
High School
Aberdeen (Aberdeen,MD)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the Baltimore Orioles in Round #2 (#48 overall) of the 1978 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Dick Bowie
MLB Debut
1981-08-10 - Boxscore  (Age: 20.351)
Service Time
Organizations
BAL [24]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 550 ... retro id: ripkc001 ... mlbam id: 121222
Relations
Brother of Billy Ripken, Father of Ryan Ripken, Son of Cal Ripken
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1978Bluefield OriolesAppRkbal-17ss---16323927637102411244621400.264.331.301.632270728.138.037.3208.8917.041.920.00.0012.7
    1979Miami OriolesFSLA+bal-183b-ss---21053935111928155443316414100.303.354.417.77143016434.196.114.3517.2114.882.0678.61.1628.6
    1979Charlotte O'sSouAAbal-183b---2176161101381031301000.180.219.361.58065224.246.181.1784.6220.004.3320.34.6236.4
    1980Charlotte O'sSouAAbal-193b---314452291144285257842778130900.276.367.492.85961125758.368.216.28012.6013.261.0520.94.0940.3
    1981Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal5203b---411443774126314237502668521160.288.383.535.91850723458.394.247.31213.0216.771.2919.04.5446.0
    1981Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal820ss-3bL-S-E-P42339150000001800004.128.150.128.2784050.026.000.1612.5020.008.000.00.000.0
    1982Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal821ss-3bL-S-E-P5160598901583252893334695326316.264.317.475.79265528465.288.211.2707.0214.502.0721.44.2741.1
    1983Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal822ssL-S-E-P616266312121147227102045897005024.318.371.517.88872634376.281.199.3387.9913.361.6724.63.7236.0
    1984Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal823ssL-S-E-P71626411031953772786217189202116.304.374.510.88471632771.318.206.3199.9212.431.2523.73.7736.4
    1985Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal824ssL-S-E-P816164211618132526110236768108132.282.347.469.81671830163.290.187.2799.339.471.0124.73.6234.8
    1986Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal825ssL-S-E-P9162627981773512581427060406519.282.355.461.81670728961.293.179.2779.908.490.8625.13.5434.5
    1987Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal826ssL-S-E-P101626249715728327983581771011019.252.333.436.76971727258.311.184.24511.3010.740.9523.13.7736.9
    1988Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal827ssL-S-E-P1116157587152251238122102692010710.264.372.431.80368924849.344.167.26214.8010.010.6825.03.3432.2
    1989Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal828ssL-S-E-P12162646801663002193325772306522.257.317.401.71871225951.234.144.2598.0110.111.2630.82.9530.7
    1990Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal829ssL-S-E-P131616007815028421843182665171812.250.341.415.75669524953.305.165.24811.809.500.8028.63.0235.3
    1991Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal830ssL-S-E-P1416265099210465341146153465091519.323.374.566.94071736885.332.243.3047.396.420.8719.14.7440.5
    1992Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal831ssL-S-E-P151626377316029114724364507071413.251.323.366.68971523344.217.115.2528.956.990.7845.51.9627.5
    1993Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal832ssL-S-E-P161626418716526324901465586061917.257.329.420.74971826953.259.163.2509.058.080.8926.73.3432.1
    1994Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal833ssL-S-E-P17112444711401931375103241404317.315.364.459.82348420435.218.144.3226.618.471.2834.22.6925.0
    1995Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal834ssL-S-E-P18144550711443321788015259218615.262.324.422.74661323252.253.160.2638.489.621.1332.32.7736.1
    1996Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal835ssL-S-E-P191636409417840126102125978404328.278.341.466.80770729867.278.188.2818.3511.031.3224.63.6837.6
    1997Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal8363bL-S-E-P201626157916630017841056735010319.270.331.402.73368624747.224.132.2798.1610.641.3036.22.4828.3
    1998Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal8373bL-S-E-P2116160165163271146102516841209.271.331.389.72065923442.200.118.2867.7410.321.3342.92.1225.8
    1999Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal8383bL-S-E-P2286332511132701857011331333314.340.368.584.95235419445.280.244.3323.678.762.3818.45.0839.8
    2000Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal8393bL-S-E-P238330943791601556002337304010.256.310.453.76333914031.272.197.2456.7810.911.6120.64.4239.2
    2001Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal8403bL-S-E-P24128477431141601468022663229115.239.276.361.63751617230.172.122.2445.0412.212.4234.12.7126.3
    MLB Totals (21 yrs)300111551164731846034443116953639112913056610127107350.276.340.447.7871288351681078.269.171.2778.7610.131.1626.83.3533.9
    American League Totals (21 yrs)300111551164731846034443116953639112913056610127107350.276.340.447.7871288351681078.269.171.2778.7610.131.1626.83.3533.9
    Minor League Totals4431652249463941256239108201289871560.280.358.453.8111883749162.296.173.30810.6715.351.4429.52.9735.0
    Minor: Rk Totals6323927637102411244621400.264.331.301.632270728.138.037.3208.8917.041.920.00.0012.7
    Minor: A+ Totals1053935111928155443316414100.303.354.417.77143016434.196.114.3517.2114.882.0678.61.1628.6
    Minor: AA Totals16158397155286288652809431900.266.353.479.83267627962.355.213.27011.8313.911.1820.84.1440.0
    Minor: AAA Totals11443774126314237502668521160.288.383.535.91850723458.394.247.31213.0216.771.2919.04.5446.0
    Baltimore Orioles Totals (21 yrs)300111551164731846034443116953639112913056610127107350.276.340.447.7871288351681078.269.171.2778.7610.131.1626.83.3533.9
    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
    1978Bluefield OriolesAppRk17SS6200.0922043331329296.9004.800.0089.998.41
    1979Miami OriolesFSLA+182B100.0341087.8757.000.000.71.06
    1979Miami OriolesFSLA+183B5800.0631221217197185.9393.200.0041.155.21
    1979Miami OriolesFSLA+18SS5200.0831351737235218.9284.200.0036.949.52
    1979Charlotte O'sSouAA183B1500.01326314239.9292.600.0010.688.23
    1980Charlotte O'sSouAA193B12000.01192882936436407.9333.400.0083.383.31
    1980Charlotte O'sSouAA19SS2500.03273715112105.9384.200.0017.417.42
    1981Rochester Red WingsILAAA203B8500.0742041425292278.9523.300.0061.274.61
    1981Rochester Red WingsILAAA20SS3500.054116718177170.9604.900.0025.230.72
    1981Baltimore OriolesALMLB203B6017.0261198.8891.300.475.726.12
    1981Baltimore OriolesALMLB20SS12069.01124253735.9462.900.5111.452.24
    1982Baltimore OriolesALMLB213B710604.066151617223217.9733.100.3643.844.41
    1982Baltimore OriolesALMLB21SS940813.11552891347457444.9724.700.5558.058.81
    1983Baltimore OriolesALMLB22SS16201,452.127253425113831806.9705.000.56100.0100.01
    1984Baltimore OriolesALMLB23SS16201,439.129758326122906880.9715.400.61100.0100.01
    1985Baltimore OriolesALMLB24SS16101,427.128647426123786760.9674.700.53100.0100.01
    1986Baltimore OriolesALMLB25SS16201,436.224048213105735722.9824.500.50100.0100.01
    1987Baltimore OriolesALMLB26SS16201,430.224048020103740720.9734.400.50100.0100.01
    1988Baltimore OriolesALMLB27SS16101,409.028448021119785764.9734.700.54100.0100.01
    1989Baltimore OriolesALMLB28SS16201,433.12765318119815807.9905.000.56100.0100.01
    1990Baltimore OriolesALMLB29SS16101,406.1242435394680677.9964.200.48100.0100.01
    1991Baltimore OriolesALMLB30SS16201,427.226752811114806795.9864.900.56100.0100.01
    1992Baltimore OriolesALMLB31SS16201,440.028744512119744732.9844.500.51100.0100.01
    1993Baltimore OriolesALMLB32SS16201,425.222649517101738721.9774.500.51100.0100.01
    1994Baltimore OriolesALMLB33SS1120986.2132321772460453.9854.000.46100.0100.01
    1995Baltimore OriolesALMLB34SS14401,250.02064097100622615.9894.300.49100.0100.01
    1996Baltimore OriolesALMLB353B6049.05160121211.0003.500.433.73.75
    1996Baltimore OriolesALMLB35SS15801,379.222846714109709695.9804.400.5097.596.91
    1997Baltimore OriolesALMLB363B16201,401.0983142225434412.9492.500.29100.0100.01
    1997Baltimore OriolesALMLB36SS305.02000221.0000.700.401.91.94
    1998Baltimore OriolesALMLB373B16101,365.2101265822374366.9792.300.2799.4100.01
    1999Baltimore OriolesALMLB383B850700.0361421311191178.9322.100.2552.598.81
    2000Baltimore OriolesALMLB393B730608.156134517195190.9742.600.3145.188.01
    2000Baltimore OriolesALMLB39DH1000.0000000.0000.000.006.212.05
    2001Baltimore OriolesALMLB403B1110981.2972091423320306.9562.800.3168.986.71
    2001Baltimore OriolesALMLB40DH1400.0000000.0000.000.008.710.95
    MLB Totals - (3B)67505,72646112376911713.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (SS)2302020,22836516977225156515.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (DH)2400000000.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (3B)850074204142513.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (SS)35005411671815.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (3B)13500132314323713.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (SS)2500327371514.0000.000.00---------
    A+ Totals - (2B)100341017.0000.000.00---------
    A+ Totals - (3B)580063122121713.0000.000.00---------
    A+ Totals - (SS)520083135173714.0000.000.00---------
    Rk Totals - (SS)620092204333115.0000.000.00---------
    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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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1978Minor-----62-----
    1979Minor---17352-----
    1980Minor----12025-----
    1981MLB----612-----
    1981Minor----8535-----
    1982MLB----7194-----
    1983MLB-----162-----
    1984MLB-----162-----
    1985MLB-----161-----
    1986MLB-----162-----
    1987MLB-----162-----
    1988MLB-----161-----
    1989MLB-----162-----
    1990MLB-----161-----
    1991MLB-----162-----
    1992MLB-----162-----
    1993MLB-----162-----
    1994MLB-----112-----
    1995MLB-----144-----
    1996MLB----6158-----
    1997MLB----1623-----
    1998MLB----161------
    1999MLB----85------
    2000MLB----73-----10
    2001MLB----111-----14
    Totals---19532476----24