Ron Oester Stats

Ron Oester was born on Saturday, May 5, 1956, in Cincinnati, Ohio. Oester was 22 years old when he broke into the big leagues on September 10, 1978, with the Cincinnati Reds. 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 Ron Oester baseball stats page.

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Ron Oester

Ron Oester Autograph on a 1982 Topps (#427)

Ron Oester Autograph on a 1982 Topps (#427)

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Birth Name:
Ronald John Oester
Nickname:
Ron
Born On:
05-05-1956  (Taurus)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Cincinnati, Ohio
Year of Death Data Died On:
Still Living ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Still Living
Cemetery:
n/a
High School:
Withrow High School (Cincinnati, OH)
College:
None Attended
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Both
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
6-02
Player Weight Chart Weight:
190
First Game:
09-10-1978 (Age 22)
Last Game:
10-03-1990
Draft:
1974 : 9th Round (214th)

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Ron Oester Pitching Stats

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Ron Oester Hitting Stats

1978 22 Reds 6 8 1 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 .375 .375 .375
1979 23 Reds 6 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
1980 24 Reds 100 303 40 84 16 2 2 0 20 26 7 44 5 0 1 7 .277 .336 .363
1981 25 Reds 105 354 45 96 16 7 5 1 42 42 8 49 5 7 0 8 .271 .342 .398
1982 26 Reds 151 549 63 143 19 4 9 0 47 35 8 82 8 3 0 16 .260 .303 .359
1983 27 Reds 157 549 63 145 23 5 11 0 58 49 14 106 7 6 1 17 .264 .322 .384
1984 28 Reds 150 553 54 134 26 3 3 0 38 41 7 97 5 1 1 16 .242 .295 .316
1985 29 Reds 152 526 59 155 26 3 1 0 34 51 17 65 2 5 0 13 .295 .354 .361
1986 30 Reds 153 523 52 135 23 2 8 0 44 52 16 84 7 3 1 18 .258 .325 .356
1987 31 Reds 69 237 28 60 9 6 2 0 23 22 4 51 2 0 0 8 .253 .317 .367
1988 32 Reds 54 150 20 42 7 0 0 0 10 9 3 24 3 1 0 2 .280 .319 .327
1989 33 Reds 109 305 23 75 15 0 1 0 14 32 8 47 0 0 0 10 .246 .318 .305
1990 34 Reds 64 154 10 46 10 1 0 0 13 10 1 29 6 1 0 1 .299 .339 .377
13 Years 1,276 4,214 458 1,118 190 33 42 1 344 369 93 681 51 27 4 116 .265 .323 .356

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Ron Oester Fielding Stats

1978 Reds SS 6 1 66 12 2.0 12 3 9 0 2 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 4.91
1979 Reds SS 2 0 15 3 1.5 3 1 2 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 5.40
1980 Reds 2B 79 71 1,851 345 4.4 338 144 194 7 42 n/a n/a n/a .980 4.93
1980 Reds 3B 3 1 48 5 1.7 4 1 3 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .800 2.25
1980 Reds SS 17 8 279 45 2.6 43 16 27 2 4 n/a n/a n/a .956 4.16
1981 Reds 2B 103 10 2,961 541 5.3 530 202 328 11 61 n/a n/a n/a .980 4.83
1981 Reds SS 9 2 105 24 2.7 24 11 13 0 3 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 6.17
1982 Reds 2B 118 109 2,856 600 5.1 583 258 325 17 72 n/a n/a n/a .972 5.51
1982 Reds 3B 13 10 270 30 2.3 27 9 18 3 4 n/a n/a n/a .900 2.70
1982 Reds SS 29 20 609 99 3.4 97 37 60 2 11 n/a n/a n/a .980 4.30
1983 Reds 2B 154 152 4,032 745 4.8 728 315 413 17 80 n/a n/a n/a .977 4.88
1984 Reds 2B 147 140 3,768 760 5.2 745 357 388 15 75 n/a n/a n/a .980 5.34
1984 Reds SS 1 0 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1985 Reds 2B 149 148 3,963 832 5.6 823 366 457 9 100 n/a n/a n/a .989 5.61
1986 Reds 2B 151 148 3,999 861 5.7 842 367 475 19 100 n/a n/a n/a .978 5.68
1987 Reds 2B 69 66 1,779 379 5.5 369 183 186 10 37 n/a n/a n/a .974 5.60
1988 Reds 2B 49 40 1,077 213 4.3 212 108 104 1 24 n/a n/a n/a .995 5.31
1988 Reds SS 5 2 87 11 2.2 11 2 9 0 2 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 3.41
1989 Reds 2B 102 85 2,289 457 4.5 450 211 239 7 42 n/a n/a n/a .985 5.31
1989 Reds SS 2 2 54 14 7.0 14 4 10 0 2 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 7.00
1990 Reds 2B 50 33 1,014 171 3.4 168 80 88 3 14 n/a n/a n/a .982 4.47
1990 Reds 3B 3 1 45 3 1.0 2 0 2 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .667 1.20
2B Totals 1,171 1,002 29,589 5,904 5.0 5,788 2,591 3,197 116 647 n/a n/a n/a .980 5.28
SS Totals 71 35 1,218 208 2.9 204 74 130 4 24 n/a n/a n/a .981 4.52
3B Totals 19 12 363 38 2.0 33 10 23 5 4 n/a n/a n/a .868 2.45
13 Years 1,261 1,049 31,170 6,150 4.9 6,025 2,675 3,350 125 675 n/a n/a n/a .980 5.22

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Ron Oester Miscellaneous Stats

1978 Reds 0 0 .000 0 1 n/a 0.0 4.0 8.0 - - -
1979 Reds 0 0 .000 1 3 n/a 0.0 3.0 0.0 - - -
1980 Reds 6 2 .750 11 1 n/a 151.5 6.9 15.2 - - -
1981 Reds 2 5 .286 0 1 n/a 70.8 7.2 8.4 - - -
1982 Reds 5 6 .455 7 0 n/a 61.0 6.7 11.7 - - -
1983 Reds 2 2 .500 5 0 n/a 49.9 5.2 9.5 - - -
1984 Reds 7 2 .778 6 1 n/a 184.3 5.7 14.6 - - -
1985 Reds 5 0 1.000 2 1 n/a 526.0 8.1 15.5 - - -
1986 Reds 9 2 .818 4 0 n/a 65.4 6.2 11.9 - - -
1987 Reds 2 3 .400 0 1 n/a 118.5 4.6 10.3 - - -
1988 Reds 0 2 .000 3 1 n/a 0.0 6.3 15.0 - - -
1989 Reds 1 0 1.000 8 2 n/a 305.0 6.5 21.8 - - -
1990 Reds 1 2 .333 14 0 n/a 0.0 5.3 11.8 - - -
13 Years 40 26 .606 61 12 n/a 100.3 6.2 12.3 - - -

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Ron Oester Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1978 Cincinnati Reds 16 $21,000.00 - -
1979 Cincinnati Reds 16 $21,000.00 - -
1980 Cincinnati Reds 16 $30,000.00 - -
1981 Cincinnati Reds 16 Undetermined - -
1982 Cincinnati Reds 16 Undetermined - -
1983 Cincinnati Reds 16 Undetermined - -
1984 Cincinnati Reds 16 Undetermined - -
1985 Cincinnati Reds 16 Undetermined - -
1986 Cincinnati Reds 16 Undetermined - -
1987 Cincinnati Reds 16 Undetermined - -
1988 Cincinnati Reds 16 Undetermined - -
1989 Cincinnati Reds 16 Undetermined - -
1990 Cincinnati Reds 16 $650,000.00 - Stats
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