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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Ralph Michael Caldwell
Stat Years
1971-1984  [mlb] 1971-1984
Height/Weight
6-0 / 185
Bats/Throws
Right / Left
Positions
P (475)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
High School
Tarboro (Tarboro,NC)
Colleges
North Carolina State University (Raleigh, North Carolina)
Draft
Selected by the San Diego Padres in Round #12 (#273 overall) of the 1971 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1971-09-04 - Boxscore  (Age: 22.225)
Service Time
Organizations
MIL [8] SDN [3] SFN [3] CIN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 9540 ... retro id: caldm001 ... mlbam id: 111875
Relations
Father of Daniel Caldwell
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1971Tri-CityNwstA-----221---201.64200000011.092205190001.277.360.004.0915.551.643.801.000
    1971LodiCalifA+----221---413.661700000032.0311413012380001.348.720.003.3810.693.943.17.800
    1971San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn23221Log - Sp - Ext - Perf100.0060002606.24000352001.055.400.004.056.750.001.671.000
    1971Minor Totals: byYearA-/A+----222---613.1419000019043.0401615017570001.338.370.003.5611.933.353.35.857
    1971MLB Totals: SDNbyYearMLB----221Log - Sp - Ext - Perf100.0060002606.74000352001.135.810.004.357.260.001.671.000
    1972San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn23232Log - Sp - Ext - Perf7114.0142204210222163.2183927310491025041.4210.060.552.695.615.062.08.389
    1972MLB Totals: SDNbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf7114.0342204210222163.7183927310491025041.4210.090.552.705.635.072.08.389
    1973San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn23243Log - Sp - Ext - Perf5143.74551331274210149.014677628538610021.348.820.483.205.194.651.62.263
    1973MLB Totals: SDNbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf5143.74551331274210149.014677628538610021.348.820.483.205.194.651.62.263
    1974San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn37254Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1452.95312762340189.117680621763832041.268.370.812.993.953.801.32.737
    1974MLB Totals: SFNbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1452.95312762340189.317680621763832041.268.380.813.003.953.811.32.737
    1975San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn37265Log - Sp - Ext - Perf7134.793821404171163.1194102871648571051.4810.690.882.643.145.621.19.350
    1975MLB Totals: SFNbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf7134.803821404171163.3194102871648571051.4810.710.882.653.155.631.19.350
    1976San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn37276Log - Sp - Ext - Perf174.865090019412107.11457458520557021.5412.160.421.684.616.202.75.125
    1976MLB Totals: SFNbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf174.875090019412107.31457458520557021.5412.180.421.684.626.222.75.125
    1977Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin44287Log - Sp - Ext - Perf004.0114000514124.225111118111001.349.120.362.924.014.011.38.000
    1977Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil48287Log - Sp - Ext - Perf584.5821122059094.11015848636384221.459.640.573.433.635.531.06.385
    1977MLB Totals: CIN-MILbyYearMLB----282Log - Sp - Ext - Perf584.4635122010231119.01266959744495221.439.530.533.333.715.221.11.385
    1978Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil48298Log - Sp - Ext - Perf2292.363734236131293.1258907714541318171.067.920.431.664.022.762.43.710
    1978MLB Totals: MILbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf2292.363734236131293.3258907714541318171.067.920.431.664.022.762.43.710
    1979Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil48309Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1663.293030164000235.025296861839895041.249.650.691.493.413.682.28.727
    1979MLB Totals: MILbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1663.293030164000235.025296861839895041.249.650.691.493.413.682.28.727
    1980Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil483110Log - Sp - Ext - Perf13114.033433112111225.12481121012956743221.359.911.162.242.964.471.32.542
    1980MLB Totals: MILbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf13114.043433112111225.32481121012956743221.359.921.162.242.964.481.32.542
    1981Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil483211Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1193.93242330010144.115170631838413111.319.421.122.372.564.361.08.550
    1981MLB Totals: MILbyYearMLB----321Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1193.93242330010144.315170631838413111.319.431.122.372.564.371.08.550
    1982Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil483312Log - Sp - Ext - Perf17133.913534123010258.02691191123058759101.279.381.052.022.624.151.29.567
    1982MLB Totals: MILbyYearMLB----331Log - Sp - Ext - Perf17133.913534123010258.02691191123058759101.279.381.052.022.624.151.29.567
    1983Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil483413Log - Sp - Ext - Perf12114.533232102000228.12691251153551583111.4010.601.382.012.294.931.14.522
    1983MLB Totals: MILbyYearMLB----341Log - Sp - Ext - Perf12114.543232102000228.32691251153551583111.4010.611.382.012.294.931.14.522
    1984Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil483514Log - Sp - Ext - Perf6134.64261941070126.016076651121342111.4411.430.791.502.435.431.62.316
    1984MLB Totals: MILbyYearMLB----351Log - Sp - Ext - Perf6134.64261941070126.016076651121342111.4411.430.791.502.435.431.62.316
    MLB Totals (15 yrs)1371303.81475307982377168182,408.7258111821020218597939659351.329.650.812.233.514.421.57.513
    American League Totals (8 yrs)102803.74239217811872221,604.71708746667161353540379181.289.580.901.983.034.191.53.560
    National League Totals (7 yrs)35503.95236901757014616804.087343635357244399280171.399.770.642.734.474.881.64.412
    Minor League Totals613.1419000019043.0401615017570001.338.370.003.5611.933.353.35.857
    Minor: A- Totals201.64200002011.092205190001.277.360.004.0915.551.643.801.000
    Minor: A+ Totals413.6617000017032.0311413012380001.348.720.003.3810.693.943.17.800
    Milwaukee Brewers Totals (8 yrs)102803.74239217811872221,604.71708746667161353540379181.289.580.901.983.034.191.53.560
    San Francisco Giants Totals (3 yrs)22254.051195710226623460.051525620738131195100111.4010.080.742.563.825.011.49.468
    San Diego Padres Totals (3 yrs)13253.811033373397012319.33331691351810519317061.379.390.512.965.444.771.84.342
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (1 yrs)004.0914000514124.725111118111001.369.300.372.984.094.091.38.000
    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. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1971San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn2322pL-S-E-P1610110000000000001.0001.0002.0003.0001211.0001.0001.0000.000.000.000.00.00100.0
    1972San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn2323pL-S-E-P242501700030002004103.140.137.140.2775570.000.000.2260.0036.360.000.00.000.0
    1973San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn2324pL-S-E-P356352500000011203002.143.167.143.3103950.029.000.2172.5630.7712.000.00.000.0
    1974San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn3725pL-S-E-P431634900020021507001.143.169.143.3127290.032.000.1882.7820.837.500.00.000.0
    1975San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn3726pL-S-E-P538442730030001107002.159.159.227.38651103.068.068.2120.0021.570.000.00.0042.9
    1976San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn3727pL-S-E-P65019131000000401000.158.158.211.3692041.053.053.2000.0020.000.000.00.0033.3
    1977Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin4428pL-S-E-P7144122000001000000.500.6001.0001.600542.750.500.50020.000.000.000.00.00100.0
    MLB Totals (7 yrs)2372161134700800462022108.157.172.190.362243417.051.033.2191.6525.5115.500.00.0020.6
    National League Totals (7 yrs)2372161134700800462022108.157.172.190.362243417.051.033.2191.6525.5115.500.00.0020.6
    San Francisco Giants Totals (3 yrs)119126719400500230015003.151.164.183.347143234.048.032.1981.4020.9815.000.00.0021.0
    San Diego Padres Totals (3 yrs)1048631310030013207105.151.159.163.32295141.023.012.2361.0533.6832.000.00.007.7
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (1 yrs)144122000001000000.500.6001.0001.600542.750.500.50020.000.000.000.00.00100.0
    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
    1971San Diego PadresNLMLB22P607.01200331.0000.500.433.7100.015
    1972San Diego PadresNLMLB23P420164.0947235856.9661.300.3427.5100.04
    1973San Diego PadresNLMLB24P550149.01229214341.9530.700.2834.098.22
    1974San Francisco GiantsNLMLB25P310189.111480759591.0001.900.3119.1100.07
    1975San Francisco GiantsNLMLB26P380163.11033124443.9771.100.2623.6100.05
    1976San Francisco GiantsNLMLB27P500107.1822123130.9680.600.2830.9100.04
    1977Milwaukee BrewersALMLB28P21094.17270334341.0001.600.3613.0100.09
    1977Cincinnati RedsNLMLB28P14024.20400441.0000.300.178.6100.011
    1978Milwaukee BrewersALMLB29P370293.114500264641.0001.700.2222.8100.03
    1979Milwaukee BrewersALMLB30P300235.0764237371.9732.400.3018.6100.07
    1980Milwaukee BrewersALMLB31P340225.1837154645.9781.300.2021.0100.06
    1981Milwaukee BrewersALMLB32P240144.15260031311.0001.300.2222.0100.05
    1982Milwaukee BrewersALMLB33P350258.01348156261.9841.700.2421.6100.04
    1983Milwaukee BrewersALMLB34P320228.1438244442.9551.300.1819.8100.05
    1984Milwaukee BrewersALMLB35P260126.0724323431.9121.200.2516.1100.09
    MLB Totals - (P)47502,407116499153911.0000.000.00---------
    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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    1971MLB6----------
    1972MLB42----------
    1973MLB55----------
    1974MLB31----------
    1975MLB38----------
    1976MLB50----------
    1977MLB35----------
    1978MLB37----------
    1979MLB30----------
    1980MLB34----------
    1981MLB24----------
    1982MLB35----------
    1983MLB32----------
    1984MLB26----------
    Totals475----------