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Ronald Jacques Piche

Position: Pitcher
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 11", Weight: 165 lb.

Born: May 22, 1935 in Verdun, Quebec, Canada
Signed
by the Milwaukee Braves as an amateur free agent in 1955. (All Transactions)
Debut: May 30, 1960 (Age 25.008, 9,341st in MLB history)
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1961 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Braves/Cardinals/Angels 1960-1966

Last Game: September 26, 1966 (Age 31.127)
Died: February 3, 2011 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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Standard Fielding

Year Tm Lg Age Pos G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G lgFld% lgRF9 lgRFG SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Awards
1960 MLN NL 25 P 37 0 0 48.0 9 4 4 1 1 .889 1.50 0.22 .962 2.08 2.08 2 1 33% 40% 0
1961 MLN NL 26 P 12 1 1 23.1 6 0 6 0 1 1.000 2.31 0.50 .958 2.16 2.15 1 0 0% 38% 0
1962 MLN NL 27 P 14 8 2 52.0 16 7 9 0 1 1.000 2.77 1.14 .948 2.08 2.05 4 2 33% 34% 0
1963 MLN NL 28 P 37 1 0 53.0 21 8 13 0 0 1.000 3.57 0.57 .951 2.05 2.06 3 2 40% 42% 0
1965 CAL AL 30 P 14 1 0 19.2 5 2 3 0 0 1.000 2.29 0.36 .952 2.06 2.03 2 0 0% 34% 0
1966 STL NL 31 P 20 0 0 25.1 3 1 2 0 0 1.000 1.07 0.15 .947 1.95 1.96 1 1 50% 40% 0
6 Seasons P 134 11 3 221.1 60 22 37 1 3 .983 2.40 0.44 .952 2.07 2.05 13 6 32% 38% 0
6 Seasons TOT 134 11 3 221.1 60 22 37 1 3 .983 2.40 0.44 .952 2.07 2.05 13 6 32% 38% 0
Note: Complete player games played data.
Fielding stats are a combination of official records and RetroSheet records. Both are likely to have substantial errors and will not match perfectly.
View Complete Notes on Fielding Data
Leagues historically made no effort to balance team, league, and player fielding stats. Since 1990 or so, computers have made this feasible, but prior to that there are hundreds or thousands of discrepancies each year in games played (even whether a player played a position), putouts, assists, double plays and errors.
  • Pre-1938 SB & CS data for catchers is estimated from catcher assists, games started and opposition stolen bases.
  • From 1938 on SB, CS, Pickoff, & WP data for catchers and pitchers is taken from play-by-play accounts in the retrosheet files. There are several hundred games without pbp from 1938 to 1973 and for those we may not have any data.
  • CG & GS come from the retrosheet data and should be complete and pretty accurate from 1914 on.
  • Innings played (like SB and CS) come from the retrosheet play-by-play data and should be considered mostly complete from 1938 to 1973 and complete from then on.
  • Stats (PO,A,G, etc) for LF-CF-RF positions (since 1914) is taken from play-by-play or box score data as available.
  • Stats (PO,A,G,etc) for C,P,1B,2B,3B,SS,OF positions is taken from the official reported totals and may have been corrected at various times since their publication.
  • For detailed information on which games retrosheet is missing play-by-play from 1938 to 1973, please see their most wanted games list
  • For detailed information on the availability of data on this site by year, see our data coverage page

Sabermetric Fielding

Year Tm Lg Age Pos Rtot Rtot/yr Rtz Rtzhm Rtzrd Rdp Rof Rctch Rdrs Rdrs/yr Rpm Rdp Rbnt Rof Rhr RerC RsbC RsbP
1960 MLN NL 25 P
1961 MLN NL 26 P
1962 MLN NL 27 P
1963 MLN NL 28 P
1965 CAL AL 30 P
1966 STL NL 31 P
6 Seasons P
6 Seasons TOT

Appearances

Year Tm Lg Age G GS Batting Defense P C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF OF DH PH PR
1960 MLN NL 25 37 0 37 37 37 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1961 MLN NL 26 12 1 12 12 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1962 MLN NL 27 16 8 16 14 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
1963 MLN NL 28 37 1 37 37 37 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1965 CAL AL 30 14 1 14 14 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1966 STL NL 31 20 0 20 20 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 Seasons 136 11 136 134 134 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Appearances table is calculated solely from full RetroSheet play-by-play data available from 1973 on. A combination of RetroSheet (starting with the 1914 season) and non-RetroSheet data is used for other seasons.

Advanced Fielding -- P*

Putouts Assists Errors Double Plays
Year Tm Lg Age PA BIP% GBIP% Fld F2O% FC Tot Cgt 31 Tot 1B 2B Tot Cch Fld Thr ROE Tot 163 GB LD bFld bF2O%
1960 MLN NL 25 217 73% 24% 9 67% 0 4 0 1 4 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 1 1 0 1 100%
1961 MLN NL 26 104 70% 23% 7 100% 1 0 0 0 7 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 2 100%
1962 MLN NL 27 235 80% 26% 10 90% 0 7 1 4 7 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 5 80%
1963 MLN NL 28 232 76% 28% 18 100% 1 9 4 2 13 10 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 100%
1965 CAL AL 30 89 74% 19% 2 100% 0 2 0 2 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1966 STL NL 31 119 71% 29% 3 100% 0 1 0 1 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 Seasons 996 75% 26% 49 92% 2 23 5 10 37 29 2 1 0 0 1 0 3 1 3 0 12 92%
MLB Averages 79% 28% 90% 82%



* - Disclaimer & Completeness Note

* Many Detailed Statistics are based on play-by-play accounts accumulated by RetroSheet. These totals may be incomplete (3.6% of all plays from 1938 to 1973 are missing or have incomplete accounts, click link for year and team summary of data completeness) for some players prior to 1974 and even complete seasons may not match the official totals due to errors in both the official totals and the play-by-play accounts. Pre-1954 seasons have a substantial numbers of games missing play-by-play accounts and should be viewed as essentially incomplete.

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