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Rich Wortham

Richard Cooper Wortham

Position: Pitcher
Bats: Right, Throws: Left
Height: 6' 0", Weight: 185 lb.

Born: October 22, 1953 in Odessa, Texas, US
High School: Odessa HS (Odessa, TX)
School: University of Texas at Austin (Austin, TX)

Drafted by the Texas Rangers in the 5th round of the 1972 MLB June Amateur Draft from Odessa HS (Odessa, TX), the New York Mets in the 14th round of the 1975 MLB June Amateur Draft from University of Texas at Austin (Austin, TX) and the Chicago White Sox in the 2nd round of the 1976 MLB January Draft-Secondary Phase from University of Texas at Austin (Austin, TX).

Major League Stats

Minors Pitching

Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H/9 HR/9 BB/9 SO/9 SO/BB
1976 22 -0.4 Knoxville SOUL AA CHW 4 2 .667 4.24 11 10 4 1 0 68.0 58 33 32 5 38 0 56 4 0 7 1.412 7.7 0.7 5.0 7.4 1.47
1977 23 -0.1 2 Teams 2 Lgs AA-AAA CHW 10 10 .500 3.85 31 28 4 3 0 145.0 170 101 62 9 65 2 102 3 1 9 1.621 10.6 0.6 4.0 6.3 1.57
1977 23 0.4 Knoxville SOUL AA CHW 9 7 .563 2.53 22 19 4 3 0 114.0 116 62 32 3 45 1 80 2 0 6 1.412 9.2 0.2 3.6 6.3 1.78
1977 23 -1.9 Iowa AA AAA CHW 1 3 .250 8.71 9 9 0 0 0 31.0 54 39 30 6 20 1 22 1 1 3 2.387 15.7 1.7 5.8 6.4 1.10
1978 24 -0.6 Iowa AA AAA CHW 5 8 .385 3.98 22 22 4 0 0 138.0 136 75 61 8 54 1 73 3 3 9 1.377 8.9 0.5 3.5 4.8 1.35
1981 27 2.3 2 Teams 2 Lgs AAA-AA MON 7 6 .538 5.40 21 20 1 4 0 0 95.0 72 65 57 8 99 2 41 2 1 19 1.800 6.8 0.8 9.4 3.9 0.41
1981 27 3.9 Memphis SOUL AA MON 1 0 1.000 8.00 5 5 0 0 0 0 18.0 15 17 16 1 28 0 8 1 1 8 2.389 7.5 0.5 14.0 4.0 0.29
1981 27 1.9 Denver AA AAA MON 6 6 .500 4.79 16 15 1 4 0 0 77.0 57 48 41 7 71 2 33 1 0 11 1.662 6.7 0.8 8.3 3.9 0.46
1982 28 4.6 Reading EL AA PHI 0 5 .000 11.54 24 3 9 0 0 1 36.2 47 51 47 2 58 0 27 0 0 14 2.864 11.5 0.5 14.2 6.6 0.47
1983 29 6.4 2 Teams 2 Lgs A-AA OAK 2 6 .250 7.69 18 8 3 2 0 0 55.0 56 56 47 6 58 1 50 0 0 13 2.073 9.2 1.0 9.5 8.2 0.86
1983 29 6.6 Modesto CALL A OAK 2 3 .400 6.75 14 5 3 2 0 0 44.0 45 41 33 2 42 1 44 0 0 12 1.977 9.2 0.4 8.6 9.0 1.05
1983 29 5.6 Albany EL AA OAK 0 3 .000 11.45 4 3 0 0 0 0 11.0 11 15 14 4 16 0 6 0 0 1 2.455 9.0 3.3 13.1 4.9 0.38
6 Seasons 28 37 .431 5.12 127 91 13 18 4 1 537.2 539 381 306 38 372 6 349 12 5 71 1.694 9.0 0.6 6.2 5.8 0.94
A (1 season) A 2 3 .400 6.75 14 5 3 2 0 0 44.0 45 41 33 2 42 1 44 0 0 12 1.977 9.2 0.4 8.6 9.0 1.05
AA (5 seasons) AA 14 17 .452 5.12 66 40 9 8 4 1 247.2 247 178 141 15 185 1 177 7 1 36 1.744 9.0 0.5 6.7 6.4 0.96
AAA (3 seasons) AAA 12 17 .414 4.83 47 46 1 8 0 0 246.0 247 162 132 21 145 4 128 5 4 23 1.593 9.0 0.8 5.3 4.7 0.88
A 7890 value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

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
1976 22 -0.9 Knoxville SOUL AA CHW 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1977 23 -1.7 2 Teams 2 Lgs AAA-AA CHW 32 13 13 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .077 .077 .077 .154 1 0 0 0
1977 23 0.4 Knoxville SOUL AA CHW 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1977 23 -1.7 Iowa AA AAA CHW 10 13 13 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .077 .077 .077 .154 1 0 0 0
1978 24 -1.1 Iowa AA AAA CHW 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1981 27 2.2 2 Teams 2 Lgs AAA-AA MON 21 3 3 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .667 .667 .667 1.333 2 0 0 0 0
1981 27 4.0 Memphis SOUL AA MON 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1981 27 2.2 Denver AA AAA MON 16 3 3 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .667 .667 .667 1.333 2 0 0 0 0
1982 28 4.8 Reading EL AA PHI 24 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1983 29 2 Teams 2 Lgs AA-A OAK 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1983 29 6.7 Modesto CALL A OAK 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1983 29 6.0 Albany EL AA OAK 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 Seasons 128 16 16 2 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 5 .188 .188 .188 .375 3 0 0 0 0 0
A (1 season) A 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
AA (5 seasons) AA 66 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
AAA (3 seasons) AAA 48 16 16 2 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 5 .188 .188 .188 .375 3 0 0 0 0
A 7890 value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Minors Fielding

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
1976 22 Knoxville SOUL AA CHW P 11 9 2 7 0 2 1.000 0.82
1977 23 2 Teams 2 Lgs AA-AAA CHW P 31 39 6 22 11 1 .718 0.90
1977 23 Knoxville SOUL AA CHW P 22 35 5 19 11 1 .686 1.09
1977 23 Iowa AA AAA CHW P 9 4 1 3 0 0 1.000 0.44
1978 24 Iowa AA AAA CHW P 22 31 4 24 3 1 .903 1.27
1981 27 2 Teams 2 Lgs AAA-AA MON P 21 15 3 10 2 0 .867 0.62
1981 27 Memphis SOUL AA MON P 5 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.20
1981 27 Denver AA AAA MON P 16 14 3 9 2 0 .857 0.75
1982 28 Reading EL AA PHI P 24 9 2 7 0 0 1.000 0.38
1983 29 2 Teams 2 Lgs A-AA OAK P 18 11 3 7 1 1 .909 0.56
1983 29 Modesto CALL A OAK P 14 7 2 5 0 0 1.000 0.50
1983 29 Albany EL AA OAK P 4 4 1 2 1 1 .750 0.75
6 Seasons 127 114 20 77 17 5 .851 0.76

Teams Played For

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff
1976 22 Knoxville Sox Southern League AA CHW
1977 23 Knoxville Sox Southern League AA CHW
1977 23 Iowa Oaks American Association AAA CHW
1978 24 Iowa Oaks American Association AAA CHW
1978 24 Chicago White Sox American League MLB CHW 1 1978-05-03 1978-09-30
1979 25 Chicago White Sox American League MLB CHW 1 1979-04-08 1979-09-29
1980 26 Chicago White Sox American League MLB CHW 1 1980-04-10 1980-10-01
1981 27 Memphis Chicks Southern League AA MON
1981 27 Denver Bears American Association AAA MON
1982 28 Reading Phillies Eastern League AA PHI
1983 29 Modesto A's California League A OAK
1983 29 Albany A's Eastern League AA OAK
1983 29 Oakland Athletics American League MLB OAK 1 1983-07-23 1983-07-23

Sabr ID: d6bca14b

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