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Ron CeyTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1968-1987 MLB Years: 1971-1987
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Drafted
World Series Champion

Positions3B-1990, DH-30, 1B-7Position when Drafted3BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRonald Charles Cey
Height5-9Weight185BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateFebruary 15,1948 [70.244]PlaceTacoma,Washington
High SchoolMount Tahoma (Tacoma,WA)
CollegeWashington State University (Pullman,WA)

DraftedSelected by the Los Angeles Dodgers [Team Picks] in the 3rd round (53rd overall) of the 1968 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the New York Mets [Team Picks] in the 19th round (361st overall) of the 1966 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing ScoutsBill Brenzel
MLB DebutSeptember 3,1971 [23.201]
OrganizationsLAN [15] CHN [4] OAK [1] Awards6Awards Voting6-85
TBC Player ID9771Retrosheet IDcey-r001MLBAM ID112162
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed35Power87Contact42XBH79RBIs78Runs46Hitting63Durability59Team.544Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1968Tri-CityNwstA--20742545076114962000000000.299.299.480.77912224254.273.181.181.3540.000.000.003.5428.2231.58
1969BakersfieldCalifA+-2198353681171612256000000000.331.331.569.90020139353.287.238.238.4030.000.000.006.2316.0533.33
1969AlbuquerquePCLAAA-211332851002000000000.156.156.188.3446132.156.032.031.1550.000.000.000.000.0020.00
1969Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         111385761221712258000000000.317.317.538.85520740385.275.221.221.3820.000.000.005.7117.5032.79
1970AlbuquerquePCLAAA-22712393179221456000000000.331.331.481.81211527239.319.150.151.3590.000.000.001.6759.7534.18
1971SpokanePCLAAA-231375008516426432123000000000.328.328.588.91629462500.282.260.260.4110.000.000.006.4015.6337.80
1971Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan102322000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1972AlbuquerquePCLAAA-241424969916325723103000000000.329.329.546.87527155496.296.217.218.3960.000.000.004.6421.5733.74
1972Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan103b24113731010130071010000.270.400.378.77814245.346.108.297.36715.5622.221.432.2237.0020.00
1973Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan103b25152507601241841580117477248719.245.338.385.72319537595.258.140.286.32712.4412.941.042.5233.8029.84
1974Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan103b2615957788151202189711766873101317.262.349.397.74622940673.265.135.267.33811.2910.100.892.6732.0626.49
1975Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan103b2715856672160292251015278747381515.283.372.473.84526856662.284.190.334.37711.7811.180.953.7822.6435.00
1976Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan103b281455026913918323800489743241311.277.386.462.84823244600.284.185.355.38514.8312.330.833.8321.8331.65
1977Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan103b2915356477136223301103493106237611.241.347.450.79725455669.244.209.372.35113.9015.841.144.4818.8040.44
1978Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan103b30159555841503202384259696727913.270.380.452.83225155667.287.182.350.37414.3914.391.003.4524.1336.67
1979Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan103b31150487771372012881338685204811.281.389.499.88824349579.288.218.394.39014.8514.680.994.8417.3935.77
1980Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan103b32157551811402502877226992541516.254.342.452.79424953630.259.198.323.35510.9514.601.334.4419.6837.86
1981Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan103b33853124290152135002405531337.288.372.474.84614830359.312.186.308.38211.1415.321.383.6224.0033.33
1982Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan103b34150556621412312479325799428616.254.323.428.75123848627.265.174.279.3329.0915.791.743.8323.1734.04
1983Chicago CubsNLMLBchn113b351595817316033124900062855191120.275.346.460.80626758658.283.185.291.3529.4212.921.373.6524.2136.25
1984Chicago CubsNLMLBchn113b3614650571121270259732611086081010.240.324.442.76622352580.253.202.325.33610.5218.621.774.3120.2042.98
1985Chicago CubsNLMLBchn113b371455006411618222631158106402910.232.316.408.72420442564.251.176.292.31910.2818.791.833.9022.7336.21
1986Chicago CubsNLMLBchn113b38972564270210133600446631215.273.384.508.89213034306.318.235.406.39214.3821.571.504.2519.6948.57
1987Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak11dh394510412236041100223210114.221.359.394.7534110128.275.173.385.33717.1925.001.453.1326.0043.48
MLB Totals - 17 Season(s)Filter207371629771868328213161139242910121235622682117185.261.354.445.79931866658344.273.184.325.00012.1314.801.223.7922.6635.60
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter53518743416041011790402000000000.322.322.538.86010092081874.288.216.216.0000.000.000.004.8020.8234.44
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter3631267223411741259284000000000.324.324.541.8656861451267.291.217.217.0000.000.000.004.6621.4735.28
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter98353681171612256000000000.331.331.569.90020139353.287.238.238.0000.000.000.006.2316.0533.33
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter742545076114962000000000.299.299.480.77912224254.273.181.181.0000.000.000.003.5428.2231.58
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter14815216715137822318228842202676583843246085136.264.359.445.80423214696108.273.181.326.00012.5213.721.103.7322.8834.03
Chicago Cubs Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter54718422504679938428643225365182213145.254.337.447.7848241862108.271.193.317.00010.6717.311.623.9821.9339.83
Oakland Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter4510412236041100223210114.221.359.394.7534110128.275.173.385.00017.1925.001.453.1326.0043.48
Average MLB - Per 162 games162560761462622589227997526914.261.354.445.79924952652.273.184.325.00012.1314.801.223.7922.6635.60
Average Minor - Per 162 games16256710318331527122000000000.322.322.538.86030663567.288.216.216.0000.000.000.004.8020.8234.44

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1972Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan243B11-96720313027.9002.450.28-----11100.07.1
1973Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan253B147-12951113281839457439.9612.990.34-----15296.791.3
1974Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan263B158--1553652225542520.9593.29------15999.497.5
1975Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan273B158--1443091923472453.9602.87------158100.097.5
1976Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan283B144--1113341622461445.9653.09------14599.388.9
1977Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan293B153--1383461829502484.9643.16------153100.094.4
1978Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan303B158--1163361626468452.9662.86------15999.497.5
1979Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan313B150--123265925397388.9772.59------150100.092.6
1980Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan323B157--1273171324457444.9722.83------157100.096.3
1981Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan333B84--711841615271255.9413.04------8598.876.4
1982Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan343B149--933201623429413.9632.77------15099.392.0
1983Chicago CubsNLMLBchn353B157--902701712377360.9552.29------15998.796.9
1984Chicago CubsNLMLBchn363B144--972301122338327.9672.27------14698.689.4
1985Chicago CubsNLMLBchn373B140--752732121369348.9432.49------14596.687.0
1986Chicago CubsNLMLBchn383B77--4111887167159.9522.06------9779.448.1
1987Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak39DH30---------------4566.718.5
1987Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak391B7--551135756.9828.00------4515.64.3
1987Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak393B3--13-1441.0001.33------456.71.9
MLB Totals for 3B - 16 season(s)-   3B1990-13911500401822331557415518.9612.773.97-----19900.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH30---------------300.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B7--551135756.9828.00------70.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1972Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan24-----11-----
1973Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan25-----147-----
1974Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan26-----158-----
1975Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan27-----158-----
1976Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan28-----144-----
1977Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan29-----153-----
1978Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan30-----158-----
1979Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan31-----150-----
1980Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan32-----157-----
1981Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan33-----84-----
1982Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan34-----149-----
1983Chicago CubsNLMLBchn35-----157-----
1984Chicago CubsNLMLBchn36-----144-----
1985Chicago CubsNLMLBchn37-----140-----
1986Chicago CubsNLMLBchn38-----77-----
1987Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak39--7--3----30

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1974Los Angeles DodgersChamp. SeriesMLB26416253011003200000.313.421.6881.10911419.308.375.56315.7910.530.675.2616.0080.00
1974Los Angeles DodgersWorld SeriesMLB26517130000003300000.176.300.176.4763020.214.000.17615.0015.001.000.000.000.00
1977Los Angeles DodgersChamp. SeriesMLB29413441014102400000.308.400.6151.0158215.375.307.53813.3326.672.006.6713.0050.00
1977Los Angeles DodgersWorld SeriesMLB29621241013003500000.190.292.381.6738224.200.191.33312.5020.831.674.1721.0050.00
1978Los Angeles DodgersChamp. SeriesMLB30416451013002400000.313.389.563.9529218.364.250.37511.1122.222.005.5616.0040.00
1978Los Angeles DodgersWorld SeriesMLB30621260014003300000.286.375.429.8049124.294.143.28612.5012.501.004.1721.0016.67
1981Los Angeles DodgersChamp. SeriesMLB33518151003003200000.278.381.333.7146121.313.055.22214.299.520.670.000.0020.00
1981Los Angeles DodgersWorld SeriesMLB33620370016003300000.350.435.500.93510123.375.150.30013.0413.041.004.3520.0014.29
1984Chicago CubsChamp. SeriesMLB36519331013003300000.158.273.368.6417222.133.210.36813.6413.641.004.5519.0066.67
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 5 yrs228214227041410131500000.268.368.500.868411195.286.232.40213.6815.791.154.2120.5050.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 4 yrs23798201031300121400000.253.352.380.73230491.274.127.27813.1915.381.173.3026.3320.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1990Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBMLBlan42Broadcaster1628676.5315.02Tom Lasorda
* 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 [6]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1973National League Player of the Week (May 14-May 20)1
1977National League Player of the Week (April 18-April 24) ... NL Player of the Month (April)2
1981National League Player of the Week (May 11-May 17) ... World Series MVP2
1983National League Player of the Week (May 16-May 22)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1987-07-15Released by Athletics. 
1987-01-30TradeTraded by Cubs to Athletics for Luis Quinones. 
1983-01-19TradeTraded by Dodgers to Cubs for Dan Cataline and Vance Lovelace. 
* 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
1985Chicago CubsTeam Payroll371,450,000-11199++370,78060,0001,450,000
1986Chicago CubsTeam Payroll381,400,000-19298++386,34760,0002,850,000
1987Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll391,050,000-51493++344,90660,0003,900,000
* 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