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Rico Petrocelli
Americo Peter Petrocelli

Bats Right, Throws Right
Height 6' 0", Weight 185 lb.

MLB Debut September 21, 1963
Final Game September 14, 1976
Born June 27, 1943 in Brooklyn, NY

Batting   Glossary     Home Run Log       Vs. All Pitchers
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 Year Ag Tm  Lg   G   AB    R    H   2B  3B  HR  RBI  SB  CS  BB   SO    BA   OBP   SLG   OPS   TB   SH  SF IBB HBP GDP 
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 1965 22 BOA AL  115  311   41   83  14   1  16   47   0   0   36   62  .267  .347  .473  .819  147   1   0   2   2   6  
 1966 23 BOA AL  153  564   46  132  23   0  17   84   1   0   35  108  .234  .281  .365  .646  206   1   5   6   4  17  
 1967 24 BOA AL  153  523   69  142  30   2  20   96   2   3   46   91  .272  .334  .451  .785  236   8   6   2   6   6  MVP-14
 1968 25 BOA AL  145  467   60  129  23   3  21   84   0   0   33   77  .276  .326  .473  .799  221   6   7   1   5   8  MVP-18
 1969 26 BOA AL  162  604  103  161  36   3  30  108   1   1   87   74  .267  .357  .485  .842  293   1   3   7   0  13  MVP-7
 1970 27 BOA AL  161  623   89  150  27   4  28   95   0   0   60   90  .241  .307  .432  .739  269   1   5   2   2  16  MVP-17
 1971 28 BOA AL  162  578  108  157  22   4  32  105   4   0   94  110  .272  .375  .490  .865  283   0   5   2   5  21  MVP-5
 1972 29 BOA AL  162  599   67  143  11   0  19   84   0   0   69  116  .239  .317  .352  .669  211   2   7   1   3  12  MVP-21
 1973 30 BOA AL  125  396   46  101  16   0  22   65   0   0   34   70  .255  .314  .462  .776  183   0   4   0   2  15  
 1974 31 BOA AL  140  463   57  135  24   0  19   88   1   1   56   78  .292  .364  .467  .830  216   0   6   1   0  15  
 1975 32 BOA AL  120  346   51   84   7   1  12   48   0   0   41   58  .243  .331  .373  .704  129   1   1   1   5  16  
 1976 33 BOA AL   78  251   25   62   6   0   3   29   0   0   19   32  .247  .299  .307  .606   77   0   1   0   0  13  
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 12 Seasons     1676 5725  762 1479 239  18 239  933   9   5  610  966  .258  .331  .432  .762 2471  21  50  25  34 158
 Per 162 games        553   74  143  23   2  23   90   1   0   59   93                          239   2   5   2   3  15
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 Categories in which this player led his league are indicated in red.

Miscellaneous Stats
 Year Ag Tm  Lg  %L  RC  RC/27  AB  PH PHR  PAvg  E   XTC  XTO  XPct  OSB  OCS SBPct  Pos  Defense  Diff Star
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 1965 22 BOA AL  19   51   5.9  29   8   0  .276  16  102   67  .657    0    0  .000  SS   3e34       98   
 1966 23 BOA AL  30   55   3.3   3   0   0  .000  25  146  105  .719    0    0  .000  SS   2e38      -31   
 1967 24 BOA AL  30   80   5.4   9   5   2  .556  17  153  118  .771    0    0  .000  SS   2e24       35   
 1968 25 BOA AL  15   72   5.5   9   5   2  .556   9  138  100  .725    0    0  .000  SS   3e19      133   
 1969 26 BOA AL  36  106   6.2   0   0   0  .000  12  182  158  .868    0    0  .000  SS   2e16     -149   
 1970 27 BOA AL  31   81   4.5   0   0   0  .000  23  175  123  .703    0    0  .000  SS   3e24      -68   
 1971 28 BOA AL  30  107   6.5   0   0   0  .000  11   90   68  .756    0    0  .000  3B   2e12       50   
 1972 29 BOA AL  34   69   4.0   0   0   0  .000  18   91   64  .703    0    0  .000  3B   2e18      -32   
 1973 30 BOA AL  40   54   4.7   8   1   0  .125   3   45   36  .800    0    0  .000  3B   2e10       48   
 1974 31 BOA AL  40   77   6.0   6   1   0  .167  17   62   37  .597    0    0  .000  3B   2e18       74   
 1975 32 BOA AL  47   41   4.0   7   2   0  .286  11   50   32  .640    0    0  .000  3B   2e19       60   
 1976 33 BOA AL   7   20   2.8   2   0   0  .000   6   36   21  .583    0    0  .000  3B   3e16       11   
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 12 Seasons          820   4.9  73  22   4  .301 168 1270  929  .731    0    0  .000                   7   3
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+

HOF Standards: Batting - 29.4 (Average HOFer ~ 50)


Traditional Fielding   (completed seasons only)

 Year Ag Tm  Lg Pos   G    PO    A    E   DP    FP   GS   Inn     RF  
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+
 1965 22 BOA AL  SS   82    93  244   16   38  .955   76  682.1  4.45
                 2B    1     2    1    0    0 1.000    1    1.2 16.20
 1966 23 BOA AL  SS  150   226  447   25  113  .964  148 1316.1  4.60
 1967 24 BOA AL  SS  149   227  418   17   94  .974  135 1241.2  4.68  GG
 1968 25 BOA AL  SS  137   195  392    9   54  .985  121 1115.2  4.74
                 1B    1     0    0    0    0  .000    0    1.1  0.00
                 3B    1     0    0    0    0  .000    0    1.0  0.00
 1969 26 BOA AL  SS  162   261  584   12  109  .986  162 1444.2  5.26  GG
 1970 27 BOA AL  SS  160   192  516   23   75  .969  159 1432.0  4.45
                 3B    9     3    8    0    0 1.000    2   27.0  3.67
 1971 28 BOA AL  3B  162   140  320   11   42  .977  162 1426.1  2.90
 1972 29 BOA AL  3B  162   113  341   18   40  .962  162 1464.2  2.79
 1973 30 BOA AL  3B  119   106  167    3   21  .989   97  923.0  2.66
                 2B    1     0    0    0    0  .000    0    4.0  0.00
 1974 31 BOA AL  3B  137   112  217   17   29  .951  120 1116.0  2.65
 1975 32 BOA AL  3B  116   111  232   11   26  .969   94  877.2  3.52
 1976 33 BOA AL  3B   77    58  121    6   15  .968   66  597.2  2.70
                 SS    1     1    1    0    1 1.000    0    1.0 18.00
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+

Postseason Stats   Postseason Register
 Year Round Tm  Opp  W/L   G  AB  R  H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO   BA   OBP   SLG  SB 
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+
 1967 WS    BOA CIN   W    7  25  2  9  3  0  0   4  0  5  .360  .346  .480  0
 1974 ALCS  BOA OAA   W    4   8  0  1  0  0  0   0  1  1  .125  .222  .125  0
      WS    BOA CIN   L    4   7  1  5  1  0  0   0  0  1  .714  .714  .857  0
 1975 ALCS  BOA OAA   L    4   5  1  1  0  0  0   0  3  1  .200  .500  .200  0
 1976 ALCS  BOA KCA   L    3   9  2  1  1  0  0   3  1  1  .111  .182  .222  0
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+


Draft History


Transaction History


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Managers

 Year  Tm    Record  Manager(s)
+----+-----+--------+------------------------------------------------------------+
 1965  BOA   68-94   Gary Brown
 1966  BOA   70-92   Dave Jackson
 1967  BOA  104-58   Tom Austad
 1968  BOA   93-69   Mike Tomeo
 1969  BOA   85-77   Mike Tomeo
 1970  BOA   85-77   Mike Tomeo
 1971  BOA   72-90   Mike Tomeo
 1972  BOA   79-83   Mike Tomeo
 1973  BOA   85-77   Mike Tomeo
 1974  BOA   93-69   Mike Tomeo
 1975  BOA  107-55   Mike Tomeo
 1976  BOA  108-54   Mike Tomeo

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