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Rick Auerbach

Frederick Steven Auerbach

Positions: Shortstop and Third Baseman
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 0", Weight: 165 lb.

Born: February 15, 1950 in Woodland Hills, California, US
High Schools: Estancia HS (Costa Mesa, CA), Taft HS (Woodland Hills, CA)
School: Los Angeles Pierce College (Woodland Hills, CA)

Drafted by the California Angels in the 13th round of the 1968 MLB June Amateur Draft from Taft HS (Woodland Hills, CA), the Seattle Pilots in the 7th round of the 1969 MLB January Draft-Secondary Phase from Los Angeles Pierce College (Woodland Hills, CA) and the Seattle Pilots in the 7th round of the 1969 MLB June Amateur Draft from Estancia HS (Costa Mesa, CA).

Major League Stats

Minors Batting

Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1969 19 -2.0 2 Teams 2 Lgs A-Rk SEP 75 296 252 49 60 12 3 4 29 7 1 35 43 .238 .333 .357 .690 90 3 2 4
1969 19 -0.5 Billings PION Rk SEP 12 61 49 12 14 4 0 3 9 0 0 11 11 .286 .410 .551 .961 27 0 0 1
1969 19 -2.4 Clinton MIDW A SEP 63 235 203 37 46 8 3 1 20 7 1 24 32 .227 .313 .310 .624 63 3 2 3
1969 19 -1.6 Pilots AZIL WRk SEP 43 173 152 32 43 5 5 0 11 6 1 20 19 .283 .366 .382 .748 58 0 1 0
1970 20 -3.9 2 Teams 2 Lgs AAA-A MIL 108 478 417 78 128 20 3 4 24 33 4 49 43 .307 .383 .398 .781 166 4 5 3
1970 20 -1.0 Clinton MIDW A MIL 28 130 117 26 38 5 1 1 5 16 1 12 12 .325 .392 .410 .803 48 1 0 0
1970 20 -5.1 Portland PCL AAA MIL 80 348 300 52 90 15 2 3 19 17 3 37 31 .300 .379 .393 .772 118 3 5 3
1971 21 -4.3 Evansville AA AAA MIL 63 259 227 41 56 10 5 3 18 21 4 28 28 .247 .326 .374 .700 85 0 1 3
1973 23 -2.4 Albuquerque PCL AAA LAD 74 286 255 45 64 7 3 1 26 16 3 27 26 .251 .320 .314 .634 80 0 2 2
1977 27 2.0 Tidewater IL AAA NYM 22 91 81 8 19 4 0 0 7 1 1 6 13 .235 .295 .284 .579 23 1 3 0
5 Seasons 342 1410 1232 221 327 53 14 12 104 78 13 145 153 .265 .344 .360 .704 444 8 13 12
WRk (1 season) WRk 43 173 152 32 43 5 5 0 11 6 1 20 19 .283 .366 .382 .748 58 0 1 0
Rk (1 season) Rk 12 61 49 12 14 4 0 3 9 0 0 11 11 .286 .410 .551 .961 27 0 0 1
A (2 seasons) A 91 365 320 63 84 13 4 2 25 23 2 36 44 .263 .342 .347 .688 111 4 2 3
AAA (4 seasons) AAA 239 984 863 146 229 36 10 7 70 55 11 98 98 .265 .340 .355 .695 306 4 11 8

Minors Fielding

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
1969 19 2 Teams 2 Lgs A-Rk SEP SS 75 280 107 146 27 25 .904 3.37
1969 19 Billings PION Rk SEP SS 12 49 14 29 6 1 .878 3.58
1969 19 Clinton MIDW A SEP SS 63 231 93 117 21 24 .909 3.33
1969 19 Pilots AZIL WRk SEP SS 32 119 41 68 10 6 .916 3.41
1969 19 Pilots AZIL WRk SEP 3B 11 27 8 15 4 0 .852 2.09
1969 19 Pilots AZIL WRk SEP 2B 3 11 6 3 2 0 .818 3.00
1970 20 2 Teams 2 Lgs AAA-A MIL SS 104 526 172 321 33 62 .937 4.74
1970 20 Clinton MIDW A MIL SS 28 139 53 79 7 15 .950 4.71
1970 20 Portland PCL AAA MIL SS 76 387 119 242 26 47 .933 4.75
1971 21 Evansville AA AAA MIL SS 62 281 81 191 9 32 .968 4.39
1973 23 Albuquerque PCL AAA LAD SS 62 306 115 172 19 46 .938 4.63
1973 23 Albuquerque PCL AAA LAD 3B 10 35 9 24 2 1 .943 3.30
1977 27 Tidewater IL AAA NYM SS 22 135 38 88 9 14 .933 5.73
5 Seasons 335 1563 522 942 99 180 .937 4.37
SS (5 seasons) SS 325 1528 513 918 97 179 .937 4.40
3B (1 season) 3B 10 35 9 24 2 1 .943 3.30

Teams Played For

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff
1969 19 Clinton Pilots Midwest League A SEP
1969 19 Billings Mustangs Pioneer League Rk SEP
1969 19 AIL Pilots Arizona Instructional League WRk SEP
1970 20 Clinton Pilots Midwest League A MIL
1970 20 Portland Beavers Pacific Coast League AAA MIL
1971 21 Evansville Triplets American Association AAA MIL
1971 21 Milwaukee Brewers American League MLB MIL 1 1971-04-13 1971-09-30
1972 22 Milwaukee Brewers American League MLB MIL 1 1972-04-15 1972-10-04
1973 23 Albuquerque Dukes Pacific Coast League AAA LAD
1973 23 Milwaukee Brewers American League MLB MIL 1 1973-04-06 1973-04-23
1974 24 Los Angeles Dodgers National League MLB LAD 1 1974-04-12 1974-10-02
1975 25 Los Angeles Dodgers National League MLB LAD 1 1975-04-12 1975-09-28
1976 26 Los Angeles Dodgers National League MLB LAD 1 1976-04-09 1976-10-03
1977 27 Tidewater Tides International League AAA NYM
1977 27 Cincinnati Reds National League MLB CIN 1 1977-06-20 1977-10-02
1978 28 Cincinnati Reds National League MLB CIN 1 1978-04-11 1978-10-01
1979 29 Cincinnati Reds National League MLB CIN 1 1979-04-04 1979-09-30
1980 30 Cincinnati Reds National League MLB CIN 1 1980-04-14 1980-07-14
1981 31 Seattle Mariners American League MLB SEA 1 1981-04-09 1981-08-12

Sabr ID: f6d55bcf

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