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Ruben AmaroTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1984-1998 MLB Years: 1991-1998
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PositionsOF-805, 2B-100, LF-69, RF-49, CF-47, 1B-27, 3B-24, SS-8, DH-7, C-5Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRuben Amaro Jr.
Height5-10Weight187BatsBothThrowsRight
Born DateFebruary 12,1965 [53.224]PlacePhiladelphia,Pennsylvania
High SchoolWilliam Penn Charter (Philadelphia,PA)
CollegeStanford University (Stanford,CA)

DraftedSelected by the California Angels [Team Picks] in the 11th round (291st overall) of the 1987 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutJune 8,1991 [26.116]
OrganizationsCAL [5] PHI [5] CLE [2] TOR [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID8179Retrosheet IDamarr002MLBAM ID110215
RelationshipsSon of Ruben Amaro, Uncle of Robert Amaro, Brother of Dave Amaro, Uncle of Andrew Amaro
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed72Power51Contact74XBH52RBIs53Runs62Hitting61Durability61Team.523Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1984Stanford UniversityPac10NCAA-1rf-lf196112727394001394421441000.307.491.339.830434174.345.032.402.40224.148.050.330.000.0010.26
1985Stanford UniversityPac10NCAA-1rf-lf2062198595562637146472430000.278.423.419.8428314248.292.141.419.38618.959.680.512.4233.0025.45
1986Stanford UniversityPac10NCAA-1rf-lf2158198505657423195431534300.283.413.439.8528716251.286.156.444.38417.135.980.351.5949.5028.57
1987Stanford UniversityPac10NCAA-1rf-lf22672707793196754389552432300.344.456.537.99314532333.355.193.504.43216.527.210.442.1038.5734.41
1987Salem AngelsNwstA-cal-of-3b22712415168733312711492873650.282.409.373.7829013306.301.091.361.35216.019.150.570.9880.3319.12
1988Palm Springs AngelsCalifA+cal-2b-of231154179611113345044201056185220.266.421.341.76214220537.302.075.384.36019.5511.360.580.74104.2518.02
1988Midland AngelsTexAAcal-2b231331541002404510000.129.250.161.4115136.154.032.290.21011.1113.891.250.000.0025.00
1988Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         12844810111514345248201096695220.257.410.328.73814721573.292.071.377.35119.0211.520.610.70112.0018.26
1989Quad Cities AngelsMidwAcal-of2459200507294327208422570140.360.484.490.9749816250.399.130.400.43816.8010.000.601.2066.6722.22
1989Midland AngelsTexAAcal-of24291102842923971101912210.382.431.5821.0136414125.433.200.345.4448.0015.201.902.4036.6733.33
1989Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         8831078114186636279524482350.368.466.523.98916230375.411.155.381.44013.8711.730.851.6051.6726.32
1990Midland AngelsTexAAcal-of25572245080156438108292392210.357.447.531.97811925266.382.174.313.43510.908.650.791.5056.0031.25
1990Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAcal-of258231853921543323214404375320.289.378.390.76812422373.324.101.283.35010.7211.531.080.80106.0023.91
1990Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         139542103172301077042226966167530.317.407.448.85524347639.348.131.295.38510.8010.330.961.1077.4327.33
1991Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAcal-of26121472951544263423618634869220.326.411.460.87121751552.357.134.305.39211.418.700.760.54157.3333.12
1991California AngelsALMLBcal30of-2b261023051002003300011.217.308.261.5696126.250.044.174.25411.5411.541.000.000.0020.00
1992Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RedILAAAphi-of27186882041110229600030.294.377.426.80329677.311.132.265.35311.697.790.671.3068.0030.00
1992Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi33of2712637443821567341153754942111.219.303.348.65113028426.238.129.243.3008.6912.681.461.6453.4334.15
1993Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RedILAAAphi-of2810141276120305937254314453320.291.346.454.80018744454.307.163.289.3526.839.691.421.9845.7836.67
1993Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi33of2825487162216006503101.333.400.521.92125558.349.188.313.40110.348.620.831.7248.0031.25
1994Charlotte KnightsILAAAcle-of2943181395812431792151633014.320.382.481.8638719202.340.161.282.3777.437.921.071.4960.3332.76
1994Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle30of292623551025212300000.217.280.522.80212325.167.305.435.3388.0012.001.508.0011.5060.00
1995Buffalo BisonsAmerAAAcle-of3054213426515362261182973115.305.377.488.86510424242.330.183.291.3797.4411.981.612.4835.5036.92
1995Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle15of3028605123017134622001.200.273.300.57318468.208.100.133.2645.888.821.501.4760.0033.33
1996Syracuse ChiefsILAAAtor-of311650812100262101141000.240.406.260.66613165.308.020.300.33415.3816.921.100.000.008.33
1996Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RedILAAAphi-of3152180285010322271142931004.278.340.400.7407215198.322.122.233.3307.0714.652.071.0190.0030.00
1996Totals for IL-IL         682303662113224133244072004.270.356.370.7268516263.319.100.248.3319.1315.211.670.76115.0025.81
1996Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi37rf316111714371002150091831003.316.380.453.8335312130.361.137.214.3706.9213.852.001.5458.5032.43
1997Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi37cf-lf3211717518416122111212420204.234.320.314.634559200.258.080.200.29210.5012.001.141.0087.5021.95
1998Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi33lf3392107720501100061501301.187.224.262.486286117.202.075.131.2175.1312.822.500.85107.0030.00
MLB Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter485927992184391610015108812816118222.235.310.353.663327681050.255.118.218.0008.3812.191.451.5257.9431.19
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter83131176299481834444341235924393876837222413.304.399.433.83213512713683.334.129.316.00011.9210.510.881.1970.8428.59
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter4871894349571129262718412344200226352591113.301.377.440.8178331822163.330.139.286.0009.2510.451.131.2570.1531.87
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter99365831262587492194347114420.345.426.515.94118840427.378.170.321.00010.0711.011.091.6452.1431.75
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1154179611113345044201056185220.266.421.341.76214220537.302.075.384.00019.5511.360.580.74104.2518.02
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter59200507294327208422570140.360.484.490.9749816250.399.130.400.00016.8010.000.601.2066.6722.22
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter712415168733312711492873650.282.409.373.7829013306.301.091.361.00016.019.150.570.9880.3319.12
NCAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter248793213243341517127802418777137600.306.443.451.894358661006.321.145.451.00018.597.650.411.6946.6527.16
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter421821891963891386126791161498120.239.313.354.66729160931.261.115.219.0008.4912.461.471.4063.1530.61
Cleveland Indians Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter5483101740312346922001.205.275.361.63630793.197.156.217.0006.459.681.503.2327.6741.18
California Angels Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1023051002003300011.217.308.261.5696126.250.044.174.00011.5411.541.000.000.0020.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162310337314353353294354317.235.310.353.66310923351.255.118.218.0008.3812.191.451.5257.9431.19
Average Minor - Per 162 games16260812318536996646188675137453.304.399.433.83226353718.334.129.316.00011.9210.510.881.1970.8428.59

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1988Palm Springs AngelsCalifA+cal-Rel23000.0010100000.0000000000----------0.00--
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0010100000.0000000000----------0.00--
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0010100000.0000000000----------0.00--
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings000.0066006600000220.0000000000----------0.00--

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1987Salem Angels NwstA-cal22OF24--491--50501.0002.08------7133.832.0
1987Salem Angels NwstA-cal223B24--14311335845.7761.88------7133.832.0
1987Salem Angels NwstA-cal221B22--1708415182178.9788.09------7131.029.3
1987Salem Angels NwstA-cal22SS5--56-111111.0002.20------717.06.7
1987Salem Angels NwstA-cal222B2--57-212121.0006.00------712.82.7
1988Palm Springs Angels CalifA+cal232B60--14817315-336321.9555.35------11552.242.3
1988Palm Springs Angels CalifA+cal23OF45--897119796.9902.13------11539.131.7
1988Palm Springs Angels CalifA+cal23C5--1922-2321.9134.20------1154.33.5
1988Palm Springs Angels CalifA+cal23SS3--26--881.0002.67------1152.62.1
1988Midland Angels TexAAcal232B11--1430164544.9784.00------1384.68.1
1989Quad Cities Angels MidwAcal24OF45--683--71711.0001.58------5976.333.3
1989Quad Cities Angels MidwAcal242B16--2631446157.9343.56------5927.111.9
1989Midland Angels TexAAcal24OF20--3422-3836.9471.80------2969.014.7
1990Midland Angels TexAAcal25OF57--978--1051051.0001.84------57100.041.9
1990Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal25OF80--15942-165163.9882.04------8297.656.7
1990Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal251B2--21--331.0001.50------822.41.4
1991Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal26OF94--1501442168164.9761.74------12177.769.1
1991Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal262B4--99121918.9474.50------1213.32.9
1991Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal261B1--8---881.0008.00------1210.80.7
1991California AngelsALMLBcal26OF5--31--441.0000.80------1050.03.1
1991California AngelsALMLBcal262B4--65111211.9172.75------1040.02.5
1991California AngelsALMLBcal26DH1---------------1010.00.6
1992Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red Barons ILAAAphi27OF18--351-136361.0002.00------18100.012.7
1992Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi27OF113--232521239237.9922.10------12689.769.8
1993Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red Barons ILAAAphi28OF99--272852285280.9822.83------10198.069.7
1993Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi28OF16--251112726.9631.63------2564.09.9
1994Charlotte Knights ILAAAcle29OF43--842118786.9892.00------43100.030.3
1994Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29OF12--10-1-1110.9090.83------2646.210.6
1994Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29DH3---------------2611.52.7
1995Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcle30OF49--10221-105104.9902.12------5490.734.0
1995Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle30OF22--35---35351.0001.59------2878.615.3
1995Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle30DH3---------------2810.72.1
1996Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red Barons ILAAAphi31OF48--10711-109108.9912.25------5292.333.8
1996Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor31OF15--232--25251.0001.67------1693.810.6
1996Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red Barons ILAAAphi312B3--38-111111.0003.67------525.82.1
1996Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi31RF28--43---43431.0001.54------6145.917.3
1996Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi31CF7--7---771.0001.00------6111.54.3
1996Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi311B1---------------611.60.6
1997Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32CF37--3811-4039.9751.05------11731.622.8
1997Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32LF26--19---19191.0000.73------11722.216.0
1997Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32RF15--181--19191.0001.27------11712.89.3
1997Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi321B1--4--1441.0004.00------1170.90.6
1998Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi33LF43--181--19191.0000.44------9246.726.5
1998Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi33RF6--42--661.0001.00------926.53.7
1998Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi33CF3--5---551.0001.67------923.31.9
MLB Totals for OF - 5 season(s)-   OF168--305742316312.9871.86------1680.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 2 season(s)-   LF69--371--38381.0000.55------690.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 3 season(s)-   RF49--653--68681.0001.39------490.00.0
MLB Totals for CF - 3 season(s)-   CF47--5011-5251.9811.09------470.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 3 season(s)-   DH7---------------70.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B4--65111211.9172.75------40.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B2--4--1441.0002.00------20.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 7 season(s)-   OF446--93234146980966.9862.17------4460.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B7--1217133029.9674.14------70.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B3--101--11111.0003.67------30.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF77--131102-143141.9861.83------770.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B11--1430164544.9784.00------110.00.0
A+ Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B60--14817315-336321.9555.35------600.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF45--897119796.9902.13------450.00.0
A+ Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C5--1922-2321.9134.20------50.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS3--26--881.0002.67------30.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF45--683--71711.0001.58------450.00.0
A Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B16--2631446157.9343.56------160.00.0
A- Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF24--491--50501.0002.08------240.00.0
A- Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B24--14311335845.7761.88------240.00.0
A- Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B22--1708415182178.9788.09------220.00.0
A- Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS5--56-111111.0002.20------50.00.0
A- Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B2--57-212121.0006.00------20.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1987Salem Angels NwstA-cal22--222524---24-
1988Palm Springs Angels CalifA+cal23-5-603----45-
1988Midland Angels TexAAcal23---11-------
1989Quad Cities Angels MidwAcal24---16-----45-
1989Midland Angels TexAAcal24---------20-
1990Midland Angels TexAAcal25---------57-
1990Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal25--2------80-
1991Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal26--14-----94-
1991California AngelsALMLBcal26---4-----51
1992Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red Barons ILAAAphi27---------18-
1992Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi27---------113-
1993Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red Barons ILAAAphi28---------99-
1993Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi28---------16-
1994Charlotte Knights ILAAAcle29---------43-
1994Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29---------123
1995Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcle30---------49-
1995Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle30---------223
1996Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red Barons ILAAAphi31---3-----48-
1996Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor31---------15-
1996Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi31--1----728--
1997Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32--1---263715--
1998Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi33------4336--

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1995Cleveland IndiansChamp. SeriesMLB3031100000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1995Cleveland IndiansWorld SeriesMLB3022000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs31100000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs22000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2009Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi44General Manager1629369.574--2Charlie ManuelLost World Series (NY Yankees)
2010Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi45General Manager1629765.599--2Charlie ManuelLost in NLCS (Giants)
2011Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi46General Manager16210260.630--1Charlie ManuelLost in 1st Round (Cardinals)
2012Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi47General Manager1628181.50017.03Charlie Manuel
2013Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi48General Manager1627389.45123.04Charlie Manuel,Ryne Sandberg
2014Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi49General Manager1627389.45123.05Ryne Sandberg
2015Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi50General Manager1626399.38927.05Ryne Sandberg
2016Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos51First Base Coach1629369.574--1John FarrellLost in 1st Round (Indians)
2017Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos52First Base Coach1629369.574--1John FarrellLost in 1st Round (Astros)
2018New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn53First Base Coach1547282.46814.54Mickey Callaway
* 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

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1996-05-06ContractSigned as Free Agent by Phillies. 
1996-05-05Released by Blue Jays. 
1996-01-24ContractSigned as Free Agent by Blue Jays. 
1995-11-09Released by Indians. 
1993-11-02TradeTraded by Phillies to Indians for Heathcliff Slocumb. 
1991-12-08TradeTraded by Angels with Kyle Abbott to Phillies for Von Hayes. 
* 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
1991California AngelsTeam Payroll26100,000-62036-742,231100,000100,000
1992Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll27109,000-68031-962,245109,000209,000
1993Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll28150,000-5942434968,431109,000359,000
1994Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll29163,000-5842736957,101109,000522,000
1995Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll30175,000-5382740999,520109,000697,000
1996Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll31109,000-78638-957,870109,000806,000
1997Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll32275,000-48815461,182,177150,0001,081,000
1998Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll33265,000-54216401,276,192170,0001,346,000
* 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