Rick Miller Stats

Rick Miller was born on Monday, April 19, 1948, in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Miller was 23 years old when he broke into the big leagues on September 4, 1971, with the Boston Red Sox. His biographical data, year-by-year hitting stats, fielding stats, pitching stats (where applicable), career totals, uniform numbers, salary data and miscellaneous items-of-interest are presented by Baseball Almanac on this comprehensive Rick Miller baseball stats page.

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Rick Miller

Rick Miller Autograph on a 1981 Fleer (#279)

Rick Miller Autograph on a 1981 Fleer (#279)

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Birth Name:
Richard Alan Miller
Nickname:
Rick
Born On:
04-19-1948  (Aries)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Grand Rapids, Michigan
Year of Death Data Died On:
Still Living ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Still Living
Cemetery:
n/a
High School:
Union High School (Grand Rapids, MI)
College:
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Left
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Left
Player Height Chart Height:
6-00
Player Weight Chart Weight:
185
First Game:
09-04-1971 (Age 23)
Last Game:
10-04-1985
Draft:
1969 : 2nd Round (37th)

Rick Miller

Rick Miller Pitching Stats

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Rick Miller

Rick Miller Hitting Stats

1971 23 Red Sox 15 33 9 11 5 0 1 0 7 8 0 8 0 1 0 0 .333 .452 .576
1972 24 Red Sox 89 98 13 21 4 1 3 0 15 11 0 27 1 1 0 1 .214 .291 .367
1973 25 Red Sox 143 441 65 115 17 7 6 0 43 51 2 59 4 4 3 6 .261 .339 .372
1974 26 Red Sox 114 280 41 73 8 1 5 1 22 37 2 47 6 0 0 4 .261 .347 .350
1975 27 Red Sox 77 108 21 21 2 1 0 0 15 21 6 20 2 0 0 3 .194 .326 .231
1976 28 Red Sox 105 269 40 76 15 3 0 0 27 34 2 47 7 3 0 4 .283 .359 .361
1977 29 Red Sox 86 189 34 48 9 3 0 0 24 22 1 30 6 0 3 2 .254 .341 .333
1978 30 Angels 132 475 66 125 25 4 1 1 37 54 1 70 10 4 4 14 .263 .341 .339
1979 31 Angels 120 427 60 125 15 5 2 0 28 50 1 69 9 1 1 7 .293 .367 .365
1980 32 Angels 129 412 52 113 14 3 2 0 38 48 4 71 6 3 1 3 .274 .349 .337
1981 33 Red Sox 97 316 38 92 17 2 2 0 33 28 1 36 4 2 1 7 .291 .349 .377
1982 34 Red Sox 135 409 50 104 13 2 4 1 38 40 2 41 4 1 2 7 .254 .323 .325
1983 35 Red Sox 104 262 41 75 10 2 2 0 21 28 1 30 1 1 1 6 .286 .356 .363
1984 36 Red Sox 95 123 17 32 5 1 0 0 12 17 0 22 0 1 0 3 .260 .348 .317
1985 37 Red Sox 41 45 5 15 2 0 0 0 9 5 0 6 0 1 0 1 .333 .392 .378
15 Years 1,482 3,887 552 1,046 161 35 28 3 369 454 23 583 60 23 16 68 .269 .346 .350

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Rick Miller Fielding Stats

1971 Red Sox CF 4 1 54 7 1.8 7 7 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 3.50
1971 Red Sox LF 4 3 72 7 1.8 7 7 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.63
1971 Red Sox RF 6 6 153 18 3.0 17 16 1 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .944 3.00
1972 Red Sox CF 47 7 471 53 1.1 51 51 0 2 0 n/a n/a n/a .962 2.92
1972 Red Sox LF 23 7 327 28 1.2 27 22 5 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .964 2.23
1972 Red Sox RF 5 1 57 7 1.4 7 5 2 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 3.32
1973 Red Sox CF 73 54 1,647 175 2.4 171 169 2 4 0 n/a n/a n/a .977 2.80
1973 Red Sox LF 15 3 165 7 0.5 7 7 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.15
1973 Red Sox RF 60 59 1,461 132 2.2 129 127 2 3 1 n/a n/a n/a .977 2.38
1974 Red Sox CF 77 73 1,941 250 3.2 247 241 6 3 3 n/a n/a n/a .988 3.44
1974 Red Sox LF 21 0 129 10 0.5 10 10 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.09
1974 Red Sox RF 7 1 54 6 0.9 6 5 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 3.00
1975 Red Sox CF 15 9 273 44 2.9 44 43 1 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 4.35
1975 Red Sox LF 26 3 216 18 0.7 17 16 1 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .944 2.13
1975 Red Sox RF 25 9 369 43 1.7 42 42 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .977 3.07
1976 Red Sox CF 37 33 894 128 3.5 128 126 2 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 3.87
1976 Red Sox LF 28 13 465 45 1.6 44 42 2 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .978 2.55
1976 Red Sox RF 21 18 471 51 2.4 50 50 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .980 2.87
1977 Red Sox CF 28 25 648 58 2.1 58 56 2 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.42
1977 Red Sox LF 3 0 33 1 0.3 1 1 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 0.82
1977 Red Sox RF 48 29 915 67 1.4 66 63 3 1 2 n/a n/a n/a .985 1.95
1978 Angels CF 93 86 2,376 262 2.8 259 252 7 3 4 n/a n/a n/a .989 2.94
1978 Angels RF 36 34 939 100 2.8 99 97 2 1 1 n/a n/a n/a .990 2.85
1979 Angels CF 117 108 2,856 353 3.0 349 346 3 4 1 n/a n/a n/a .989 3.30
1980 Angels CF 98 84 2,250 266 2.7 263 256 7 3 2 n/a n/a n/a .989 3.16
1980 Angels RF 25 18 519 50 2.0 48 44 4 2 0 n/a n/a n/a .960 2.50
1981 Red Sox CF 95 89 2,433 228 2.4 225 220 5 3 0 n/a n/a n/a .987 2.50
1982 Red Sox CF 127 112 3,066 288 2.3 283 277 6 5 2 n/a n/a n/a .983 2.49
1982 Red Sox RF 2 1 39 3 1.5 3 3 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.08
1983 Red Sox 1B 2 2 36 11 5.5 11 10 1 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 8.25
1983 Red Sox CF 21 15 474 53 2.5 53 52 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 3.02
1983 Red Sox LF 6 5 135 11 1.8 11 10 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.20
1983 Red Sox RF 41 35 963 85 2.1 84 82 2 1 1 n/a n/a n/a .988 2.36
1984 Red Sox 1B 8 4 126 48 6.0 48 44 4 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 10.29
1984 Red Sox CF 21 11 363 31 1.5 30 29 1 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .968 2.23
1984 Red Sox RF 10 1 75 5 0.5 5 5 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.80
1985 Red Sox CF 1 0 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1985 Red Sox LF 4 0 27 4 1.0 4 4 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 4.00
1985 Red Sox RF 3 2 60 4 1.3 4 4 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.80
CF Totals 854 707 19,749 2,196 2.6 2,168 2,125 43 28 15 n/a n/a n/a .987 2.96
RF Totals 289 214 6,075 571 2.0 560 543 17 11 5 n/a n/a n/a .981 2.49
LF Totals 130 34 1,569 131 1.0 128 119 9 3 0 n/a n/a n/a .977 2.20
1B Totals 10 6 162 59 5.9 59 54 5 0 2 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 9.83
15 Years 1,283 961 27,555 2,957 2.3 2,915 2,841 74 42 22 n/a n/a n/a .986 2.86

Rick Miller

Rick Miller Miscellaneous Stats

1971 Red Sox 0 2 .000 0 3 n/a 33.0 4.1 4.7 - - -
1972 Red Sox 0 2 .000 10 13 n/a 32.7 3.6 6.5 - - -
1973 Red Sox 12 7 .632 3 6 0 73.5 7.5 10.3 - - -
1974 Red Sox 13 2 .867 4 13 0 56.0 6.0 12.7 - - -
1975 Red Sox 3 2 .600 11 12 0 0.0 5.4 7.2 - - -
1976 Red Sox 11 10 .524 21 5 4 0.0 5.7 10.0 - - -
1977 Red Sox 11 5 .688 8 11 1 0.0 6.3 7.9 - - -
1978 Angels 3 13 .188 5 0 0 475.0 6.8 12.8 - - -
1979 Angels 5 4 .556 2 2 2 213.5 6.2 15.3 - - -
1980 Angels 7 3 .700 13 4 0 206.0 5.8 10.8 - - -
1981 Red Sox 3 5 .375 4 2 0 158.0 8.8 9.6 - - -
1982 Red Sox 5 6 .455 10 1 0 102.3 10.0 10.8 - - -
1983 Red Sox 3 3 .500 42 1 2 131.0 8.7 12.5 - - -
1984 Red Sox 1 1 .500 64 1 0 0.0 5.6 10.3 - - -
1985 Red Sox 1 0 1.000 36 2 4 0.0 7.5 5.0 - - -
15 Years 78 65 .545 233 76 13 138.8 6.7 10.5 - - -

Rick Miller

Rick Miller Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1971 Boston Red Sox 35 $12,750.00 - -
1972 Boston Red Sox 16 $13,500.00 - -
1973 Boston Red Sox 16 $15,000.00 - -
1974 Boston Red Sox 16 Undetermined - -
1975 Boston Red Sox 16 Undetermined - Stats
1976 Boston Red Sox 16 $47,000.00 - -
1977 Boston Red Sox 16 $52,000.00 - -
1978 California Angels 3 Undetermined - -
1979 California Angels 3 Undetermined - -
1980 California Angels 3 Undetermined - -
1981 Boston Red Sox 3 Undetermined - -
1982 Boston Red Sox 3 Undetermined - -
1983 Boston Red Sox 3 Undetermined - -
1984 Boston Red Sox 3 Undetermined - -
1985 Boston Red Sox 3 $275,000.00 - -
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