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Rich Gossage


Hall of Famer
Eligible Seasons: 1972-1994
Best Season: 1977

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Pitching Stats
TeamGPGSWLSVIPBBKERERAERCERC#OAVWHIPK/BBK/9BB/9HR/9Salary
1972 Chicago White Sox36171280.04457384.283.684.08.2471.451.306.414.950.23$1.82M
1973 Chicago White Sox20404049.23733417.437.547.50.3111.890.895.986.711.63$454K
1974 Chicago White Sox39346189.14764414.134.314.41.2721.561.366.454.740.40$1.71M
1975 Chicago White Sox6209826141.270130291.842.312.32.2011.191.868.264.450.19$5.10M
1976 Chicago White Sox31299171224.090135983.943.813.99.2541.361.505.423.620.64$4.51M
1977 Pittsburgh Pirates72011926133.049151241.621.681.67.1700.953.0810.223.320.61$5.53M
1978 New York Yankees630101127134.159122302.012.162.18.1871.092.078.173.950.60$4.48M
1979 New York Yankees360531858.11941172.622.722.60.2271.152.166.332.930.77$1.55M
1980 New York Yankees640623399.037103252.272.352.28.2111.122.789.363.360.45$3.24M
1981 New York Yankees320322046.2144840.771.151.20.1410.773.439.262.700.39$3.66M
1982 New York Yankees560453093.028102232.231.801.75.1960.983.649.872.710.48$3.57M
1983 New York Yankees5701352287.12590222.272.942.89.2481.233.609.282.580.52$2.33M
1984 San Diego Padres62010625102.13684332.902.242.35.2041.082.337.393.170.53$3.11M
1985 San Diego Padres500532679.01752161.821.972.07.2261.033.065.921.940.11$2.78M
1986 San Diego Padres450572164.22063324.454.354.47.2731.383.158.772.781.11$1.08M
1987 San Diego Padres400541152.01944183.123.103.04.2441.272.327.623.290.69$1.21M
1988 Chicago Cubs460441343.21530214.334.534.87.2911.492.006.183.090.62$605K
1989 San Francisco Giants31021443.22724132.683.053.29.2121.350.894.955.560.41$923K
1991 Texas Rangers44042140.11628163.573.383.33.2281.211.756.253.570.89$819K
1992 Oakland Athletics30002038.01926122.843.873.85.2301.341.376.164.501.18$657K
1993 Oakland Athletics39045147.22640244.535.064.82.2661.571.547.554.911.13$714K
1994 Seattle Mariners36030147.11529224.183.833.43.2511.251.935.512.851.14$1.46M

Hitting Stats
TeamPosGPPAABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSSOBBHBPRCRC27Salary
1972 Chicago White SoxP361716000000001100-.0-.0$1.82M
1977 Pittsburgh PiratesP722523051002008101.62.3$5.53M
1984 San Diego PadresP622522040000008101.11.5$3.11M
1985 San Diego PadresP50131110000000520.1.2$2.78M
1986 San Diego PadresP457700000000300.0.0$1.08M
1987 San Diego PadresP404400000000200.0.0$1.21M
1988 Chicago CubsP461100000000000.0.0$605K
1989 San Francisco GiantsP311100000000000.0.0$923K

Advanced Hitting Stats
TeamPosGPPAABBABA+BA#OBPOBP+OBP#SLGSLG+SLG#OPSOPS+OPS#HR/ABSalary
1972 Chicago White SoxP361716.0000.000.0000.000.0000.000.0000.000.000$1.82M
1977 Pittsburgh PiratesP722523.21783.218.25076.250.26166.255.51171.506.000$5.53M
1984 San Diego PadresP622522.18271.185.21768.221.18249.186.39958.407.000$3.11M
1985 San Diego PadresP501311.0000.000.15448.157.0000.000.15422.157.000$2.78M
1986 San Diego PadresP4577.0000.000.0000.000.0000.000.0000.000.000$1.08M
1987 San Diego PadresP4044.0000.000.0000.000.0000.000.0000.000.000$1.21M
1988 Chicago CubsP4611.0000.000.0000.000.0000.000.0000.000.000$605K
1989 San Francisco GiantsP3111.0000.000.0000.000.0000.000.0000.000.000$923K

Fielding Grades (Fielding/Range/Arm)
TeamPC1B2B3BSSOFSalary
1972 Chicago White SoxC/C------------$1.82M
1977 Pittsburgh PiratesC/D-------------$5.53M
1984 San Diego PadresA+/D-------------$3.11M
1985 San Diego PadresA+/D-------------$2.78M
1986 San Diego PadresA+/D-------------$1.08M
1987 San Diego PadresA+/D------------$1.21M
1988 Chicago CubsA+/D+------------$605K
1989 San Francisco GiantsC-/A-------------$923K

Player Awards
TeamAll-StarMVPGold GloveRookie of the YearCy YoungReliever of the YearSalary
1972 Chicago White Sox      $1.82M
1977 Pittsburgh PiratesX     $5.53M
1984 San Diego PadresX     $3.11M
1985 San Diego PadresX     $2.78M
1986 San Diego Padres      $1.08M
1987 San Diego Padres      $1.21M
1988 Chicago Cubs      $605K
1989 San Francisco Giants      $923K

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