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Ray BusseTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1967-1974 MLB Years: 1971-1974
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PositionsSS-33, 3B-14Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRaymond Edward Busse
Height6-4Weight174BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateSeptember 25,1948 [70.050]PlaceDaytona Beach,Florida
CollegeDaytona State College (Daytona Beach,FL)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1967 by the Houston Astros.
MLB DebutJuly 24,1971 [22.302]
OrganizationsHOU [8] SLN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID9481Retrosheet IDbussr101MLBAM ID111803
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed13Power63Contact12XBH74RBIs32Runs54Hitting16Durability5Team.496Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1967CovingtonAppRk-1860220284962228000000000.223.223.295.5186510220.216.072.073.2320.000.000.000.91110.0020.41
1968CocoaFSLA+-191244244599174452000000000.233.233.321.55413625424.226.088.087.2510.000.000.000.94106.0025.25
1969PeninsulaCaroA+-201093954596175735000000000.243.243.365.60814429395.229.122.122.2720.000.000.001.7756.4330.21
1970ColumbusSouAA-2110540248106133749000000000.264.264.363.62714623402.251.099.100.2790.000.000.001.7457.4321.70
1971Oklahoma CityAmerAAA-229234344931551354000000000.271.271.458.72915733343.242.187.187.3270.000.000.003.7926.3835.48
1971Houston AstrosNLMLBhou16ss-3b221034253004002901000.147.194.235.4298337.200.088.147.2005.4124.324.500.000.0060.00
1972Oklahoma CityAmerAAA-2370208214342319000000000.207.207.288.495609208.195.081.082.2240.000.000.001.4469.3320.93
1973St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln5ss24247061042250152101024.143.200.343.54324876.170.200.257.2316.5827.634.202.6335.0080.00
1973Houston AstrosNLMLBhou16ss-3b2415171100000011200000.059.111.059.1701018.200.000.059.0905.5666.6712.000.000.000.00
1973Totals for NL-NL         398771142250163301024.126.183.287.47025894.173.161.218.2036.3835.115.502.1343.5072.73
1974Houston AstrosNLMLBhou163b2519343710000031200002.206.270.235.5058137.318.029.118.2438.1132.434.000.000.0014.29
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter681551223822901115402026.148.205.265.4704112168.212.117.181.0006.5532.144.911.1977.5052.17
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter5601992231486722136237000000000.244.244.355.5997081291992.230.111.111.0000.000.000.001.8155.3326.54
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter162551651361971673000000000.247.247.394.64121742551.224.147.147.0000.000.000.002.9034.4430.88
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter10540248106133749000000000.264.264.363.62714623402.251.099.100.0000.000.000.001.7457.4321.70
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter233819901953491187000000000.238.238.342.58028054819.228.104.104.0000.000.000.001.3474.4527.69
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter60220284962228000000000.223.223.295.5186510220.216.072.073.0000.000.000.000.91110.0020.41
Houston Astros Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter448561340040063301002.153.209.200.40917492.250.047.118.0006.5235.875.500.000.0030.77
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter247061042250152101024.143.200.343.54324876.170.200.257.0006.5827.634.202.6335.0080.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16236929551955210226129050514.148.205.265.4709829400.212.117.181.0006.5532.144.911.1977.5052.17
Average Minor - Per 162 games162576671412161069000000000.244.244.355.59920537576.230.111.111.0000.000.000.001.8155.3326.54

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1971Houston AstrosNLMLBhou22SS5--491-1413.9292.60------1050.03.1
1971Houston AstrosNLMLBhou223B3--361-109.9003.00------1030.01.9
1973St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24SS23-1753265111610897.8984.220.55-----2495.814.2
1973Houston AstrosNLMLBhou24SS5-1627-1991.0001.800.56-----1533.33.1
1973Houston AstrosNLMLBhou243B3-1213-1441.0001.330.33-----1520.01.9
1974Houston AstrosNLMLBhou253B8--217312219.8642.38------1942.14.9
MLB Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS33-19138811217131119.9083.610.62-----330.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 3 season(s)-   3B14-12626423632.8892.292.67-----140.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1971Houston AstrosNLMLBhou22----53-----
1973St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24----23------
1973Houston AstrosNLMLBhou24----53-----
1974Houston AstrosNLMLBhou25-----8-----

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1973-06-08TradeTraded by Cardinals to Astros for Stan Papi. 
1972-11-28TradeTraded by Astros with Bobby Fenwick to Cardinals for Milt Ramirez and Skip Jutze. 
1967-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Astros. 
* 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.