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Cal Ripken

Calvin Edwin Ripken Jr. (Iron Man)

Positions: Shortstop and Third Baseman
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 4", Weight: 200 lb.

Born: August 24, 1960 in Havre de Grace, Maryland, US
High School: Aberdeen HS (Aberdeen, MD)

Drafted by the Baltimore Orioles in the 2nd round of the 1978 MLB June Amateur Draft from Aberdeen HS (Aberdeen, MD).

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Minors Batting

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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
1978 17 -3.3 Bluefield APPY Rk BAL 63 270 239 27 63 7 1 0 24 1 1 24 46 .264 .331 .301 .632 72 2 1 4
1979 18 -3.4 2 Teams 2 Lgs A-AA BAL 122 495 454 57 130 28 2 8 62 5 3 34 77 .286 .337 .410 .746 186 1 5 1
1979 18 -3.2 Miami FLOR A BAL 105 430 393 51 119 28 1 5 54 4 3 31 64 .303 .354 .417 .772 164 1 4 1
1979 18 -4.8 Charlotte SOUL AA BAL 17 65 61 6 11 0 1 3 8 1 0 3 13 .180 .219 .361 .579 22 0 1 0
1980 19 -4.0 Charlotte SOUL AA BAL 144 611 522 91 144 28 5 25 78 4 2 77 81 .276 .367 .492 .859 257 3 0 9
1981 20 -5.0 Rochester IL AAA BAL 114 507 437 74 126 31 4 23 75 0 2 66 85 .288 .383 .535 .919 234 2 1 1 6
4 Seasons 443 1883 1652 249 463 94 12 56 239 10 8 201 289 .280 .358 .453 .812 749 8 7 15 6
AA (2 seasons) AA 161 676 583 97 155 28 6 28 86 5 2 80 94 .266 .353 .479 .831 279 3 1 9
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Minors Fielding

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Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
1978 17 Bluefield APPY Rk BAL SS 62 329 92 204 33 31 .900 4.77
1979 18 2 Teams 2 Lgs A-AA BAL 3B 73 239 76 148 15 18 .937 3.07
1979 18 Miami FLOR A BAL SS 52 235 83 135 17 37 .928 4.19
1979 18 Miami FLOR A BAL 3B 58 197 63 122 12 17 .939 3.19
1979 18 Miami FLOR A BAL 2B 1 8 3 4 1 0 .875 7.00
1979 18 Charlotte SOUL AA BAL 3B 15 42 13 26 3 1 .929 2.60
1980 19 Charlotte SOUL AA BAL SS 25 112 32 73 7 15 .938 4.20
1980 19 Charlotte SOUL AA BAL 3B 120 415 119 268 28 34 .933 3.23
1981 20 Rochester IL AAA BAL SS 35 177 54 116 7 18 .960 4.86
1981 20 Rochester IL AAA BAL 3B 85 292 74 204 14 25 .952 3.27
1981 20 Baltimore AL MLB BAL SS 12 37 11 24 2 5 .946 2.92
1981 20 Baltimore AL MLB BAL 3B 6 9 2 6 1 1 .889 1.33
1982 21 Baltimore AL MLB BAL SS 94 457 155 289 13 47 .972 4.72
1982 21 Baltimore AL MLB BAL 3B 71 223 66 151 6 17 .973 3.06
1983 22 Baltimore AL MLB BAL SS 162 831 272 534 25 113 .970 4.98
1984 23 Baltimore AL MLB BAL SS 162 906 297 583 26 122 .971 5.43
1985 24 Baltimore AL MLB BAL SS 161 786 286 474 26 123 .967 4.72
1986 25 Baltimore AL MLB BAL SS 162 735 240 482 13 105 .982 4.46
1987 26 Baltimore AL MLB BAL SS 162 740 240 480 20 103 .973 4.44
1988 27 Baltimore AL MLB BAL SS 161 785 284 480 21 119 .973 4.75
1989 28 Baltimore AL MLB BAL SS 162 815 276 531 8 119 .990 4.98
1990 29 Baltimore AL MLB BAL SS 161 680 242 435 3 94 .996 4.20
1991 30 Baltimore AL MLB BAL SS 162 806 267 528 11 114 .986 4.91
1992 31 Baltimore AL MLB BAL SS 162 744 287 445 12 119 .984 4.52
1993 32 Baltimore AL MLB BAL SS 162 738 226 495 17 101 .977 4.45
1994 33 Baltimore AL MLB BAL SS 112 460 132 321 7 72 .985 4.04
1995 34 Baltimore AL MLB BAL SS 144 622 206 409 7 100 .989 4.27
1996 35 Baltimore AL MLB BAL SS 158 709 228 467 14 109 .980 4.40
1996 35 Baltimore AL MLB BAL 3B 6 21 5 16 0 1 1.000 3.50
1997 36 Baltimore AL MLB BAL SS 3 2 2 0 0 0 1.000 0.67
1997 36 Baltimore AL MLB BAL 3B 162 434 98 314 22 25 .949 2.54
1998 37 Baltimore AL MLB BAL 3B 161 374 101 265 8 22 .979 2.27
1999 38 Baltimore AL MLB BAL 3B 85 191 36 142 13 11 .932 2.09
2000 39 Baltimore AL MLB BAL 3B 73 195 56 134 5 17 .974 2.60
2001 40 Baltimore AL MLB BAL 3B 111 320 97 209 14 23 .956 2.76
4 Seasons 453 1807 533 1152 122 178 .932 3.72
SS (4 seasons) Rk SS 174 853 261 528 64 101 .925 4.53
3B (3 seasons) AA 3B 278 946 269 620 57 77 .940 3.20
2B (1 season) A 2B 1 8 3 4 1 0 .875 7.00

Teams Played For

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff
1978 17 Bluefield Orioles Appalachian League Rk BAL
1979 18 Miami Orioles Florida State League A BAL
1979 18 Charlotte O's Southern League AA BAL
1980 19 Charlotte O's Southern League AA BAL
1981 20 Rochester Red Wings International League AAA BAL
1981 20 Baltimore Orioles American League MLB BAL 1 1981-08-10 1981-09-21
1982 21 Baltimore Orioles American League MLB BAL 1 1982-04-05 1982-10-03
1983 22 Baltimore Orioles American League MLB BAL 1 1983-04-04 1983-10-02
1984 23 Baltimore Orioles American League MLB BAL 1 1984-04-02 1984-09-30
1985 24 Baltimore Orioles American League MLB BAL 1 1985-04-08 1985-10-06
1986 25 Baltimore Orioles American League MLB BAL 1 1986-04-07 1986-10-05
1987 26 Baltimore Orioles American League MLB BAL 1 1987-04-06 1987-10-04
1988 27 Baltimore Orioles American League MLB BAL 1 1988-04-04 1988-10-02
1989 28 Baltimore Orioles American League MLB BAL 1 1989-04-03 1989-10-01
1990 29 Baltimore Orioles American League MLB BAL 1 1990-04-09 1990-10-03
1991 30 Baltimore Orioles American League MLB BAL 1 1991-04-08 1991-10-06
1992 31 Baltimore Orioles American League MLB BAL 1 1992-04-06 1992-10-04
1993 32 Baltimore Orioles American League MLB BAL 1 1993-04-05 1993-10-03
1994 33 Baltimore Orioles American League MLB BAL 1 1994-04-04 1994-08-10
1995 34 Baltimore Orioles American League MLB BAL 1 1995-04-26 1995-10-01
1996 35 Baltimore Orioles American League MLB BAL 1 1996-04-02 1996-09-29
1997 36 Baltimore Orioles American League MLB BAL 1 1997-04-02 1997-09-28
1998 37 Baltimore Orioles American League MLB BAL 1 1998-03-31 1998-09-27
1999 38 Baltimore Orioles American League MLB BAL 1 1999-04-05 1999-09-21
2000 39 Baltimore Orioles American League MLB BAL 1 2000-04-03 2000-10-01
2001 40 Baltimore Orioles American League MLB BAL 1 2001-04-02 2001-10-06

Sabr ID: 8bfeadd2

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