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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Richard Francis Chiles
Stat Years
1968-1980  [mlb] 1971-1978
Height/Weight
5-11 / 170
Bats/Throws
Left / Left
Positions
OF (278) ... DH (69)
Draft Position
OF
Born Date/Place
High School
Winters (Winters,CA)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the Houston Astros in Round #2 (#23 overall) of the 1968 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1971-04-20 - Boxscore  (Age: 21.149)
Service Time
Organizations
HOU [3] MIN [2] NYN [1] CLE [1] PIT [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 9843 ... retro id: chilr101 ... mlbam id: 112245
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1968CovingtonAppRk----18of---1321214454115642000000000.446.446.7691.2151219322.000.323.0000.000.000.0020.24.9640.7
    1968Oklahoma CityPCLAAA----18of---143164174362211000000000.262.262.360.6221645910.000.098.0000.000.000.0082.01.2223.3
    1969PeninsulaCaroA+----19of---23512883160215000000000.242.242.336.578128438.000.094.0000.000.000.0064.01.5625.8
    1969Oklahoma CityAmerAAA----19of---260216356184322000000000.282.282.398.6802168615.000.116.0000.000.000.0072.01.3924.6
    1970Oklahoma CityAmerAAA----20of---3108414561262411136000000000.304.304.423.72741417536.000.119.0000.000.000.00414.00.2428.6
    1971Oklahoma CityAmerAAA----21of---4312121000000000000.167.167.250.4171231.000.083.0000.000.000.000.00.0050.0
    1971Houston AstrosNLMLBhou2921ofL-S-E-P4671191227512150162011102.227.268.336.604128408.151.109.2554.6915.633.3359.51.5629.6
    1972Oklahoma CityAmerAAA----22of---511541959110215744000000000.263.263.387.65041916233.000.124.0000.000.000.0059.91.6730.0
    1972Houston AstrosNLMLBhou2922ofL-S-E-P5911031002001100000.273.333.364.6971241.182.091.3008.338.331.000.00.0033.3
    1973New York MetsNLMLBnyn2923ofL-S-E-P6825232001000200002.120.120.200.3202552.080.080.1300.008.000.000.00.0066.7
    1976Houston AstrosNLMLBhou2026ofL-S-E-P754121000000000000.500.500.7501.250431.250.250.5000.000.000.000.00.0050.0
    1977Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin1227dhL-S-E-P8108261316916133601231724525.264.323.368.6912959620.188.104.2687.805.760.7487.01.0229.0
    1978Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin1228ofL-S-E-P987198225312012212202520529.268.333.343.6762256813.172.075.2948.8911.111.25198.00.4424.5
    1979Tacoma TugsPCLAAAcle-29of---1013045558119293561116474725300.262.331.371.70251216937.224.109.2819.189.181.0091.00.9831.1
    1980Portland BeaversPCLAAApit-30of---113913512332031910131112300.244.309.326.635154445.185.082.2428.447.140.8545.01.9515.1
    MLB Totals (6 yrs)284618681573726761450655511418.254.310.350.66068921645.172.096.2717.269.431.30103.00.8728.7
    American League Totals (2 yrs)195459531222814581343424410414.266.328.357.68552016433.181.091.2798.278.080.98114.80.7727.0
    National League Totals (4 yrs)891591535912180172311104.220.256.327.5831695212.145.107.2444.1413.613.2979.51.1834.3
    Minor League Totals56520642905791083029250126605837600.281.301.404.7052140834167.156.123.2772.802.710.9771.21.3628.8
    Minor: Rk Totals321214454115642000000000.446.446.7691.2151219322.322.323.4170.000.000.0020.24.9640.7
    Minor: A+ Totals3512883160215000000000.242.242.336.578128438.094.094.2300.000.000.0064.01.5625.8
    Minor: AAA Totals4981815238494912521193126605837600.272.296.385.6811891698137.149.113.2723.173.070.9786.41.1127.7
    Minnesota Twins Totals (2 yrs)195459531222814581343424410414.266.328.357.68552016433.181.091.2798.278.080.98114.80.7727.0
    Houston Astros Totals (3 yrs)811341332712170172111102.239.280.351.6311444710.157.112.2684.8614.583.0067.01.3931.2
    New York Mets Totals (1 yrs)825232001000200002.120.120.200.3202552.080.080.1300.008.000.000.00.0066.7
    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
    1971Houston AstrosNLMLB21OF2700.03500035351.0001.300.0016.740.36
    1972Houston AstrosNLMLB22OF2013.04000441.0002.000.311.322.28
    1973New York MetsNLMLB23OF8058.02210123231.0002.900.405.0100.011
    1976Houston AstrosNLMLB26OF100.01000111.0001.000.000.620.08
    1977Minnesota TwinsALMLB27OF2200.0350203735.9461.600.0013.720.47
    1977Minnesota TwinsALMLB27DH6100.0000000.0000.000.0037.956.52
    1978Minnesota TwinsALMLB28OF6100.0108340115111.9651.800.0037.770.15
    1978Minnesota TwinsALMLB28DH800.0000000.0000.000.004.99.24
    1979Tacoma TugsPCLAAA29OF11800.01881142203199.9801.700.0080.390.81
    1980Portland BeaversPCLAAA30OF3900.07250377771.0002.000.0026.9100.04
    MLB Totals - (OF)121071205461215209.9721.702.940.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)6900000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (OF)157002601645280276.9861.800.000.00.00
    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
    1971MLB---------27-
    1972MLB---------2-
    1973MLB---------8-
    1976MLB---------1-
    1977MLB---------2261
    1978MLB---------618
    1979Minor---------118-
    1980Minor---------39-
    Totals---------27869