Ron Helfand
Philadelphia Railroaders (ML)
Ron Helfand
Birthdate:
Oct. 12, 1970 (28 y, 8 m, 7 d)
Born In:
California City, CA, USA
Nationality:
American
Position:
CF
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Height/Weight:
6'0"/205
Entry:
1992 Draft - Round: 1, Overall: 11, Team: Philadelphia Railroaders
Contract:
$10k / 1 year
ML Service Time:
3 years, 0 days

No statistics this season

Current Status
MLB Service Time 3 years, 0 days
40-man Service Time 4 years, 31 days
Time as Pro 7 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Normal
Loyalty Normal
Greed Normal
Intelligence Low
Work Ethic Low
Popularity
National Insignficant
Local Insignficant
Current Contract
1999 $10k ($10k left)
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 5 5 4 4 6
vs R 5 5 4 4 6
vs L 5 5 4 4 6
Potential 5 5 4 4 6
Fielding C IF OF
Range 4 6
Error 4 6
Arm 2 4 5
Turn DP 4
C Ability 2
Position
Left Field 5
Center Field 5
Right Field 5
Run/Bunt
Speed 7
Stealing 7
Running 7
Sac Bunt 3
Bunt for Hit 2
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 2 2 2
vs R 2 2 2
vs L 2 2 2
Potential 2 2 2
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 2 2
Other Pitching
Velocity 80-83 mph
GB % 43%
Arm Slot Over the Top
Stamina 2
Hold 3
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
1999-05-29
Bunt for Hit decreased from 3 to 2
Infield Range decreased from 5 to 4
SS defense decreased from 2 to 0
1999-04-29
Weight increased from 204 to 205
1999-01-15
Weight increased from 203 to 204
1999-01-07
CF defense decreased from 6 to 5
Movement Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Movement decreased from 3 to 2
Movement vs R decreased from 3 to 2
Movement vs L decreased from 3 to 2
Weight increased from 202 to 203
1998-04-29
CF defense increased from 5 to 6
1998-01-31
Weight increased from 201 to 202
1998-01-07
Outfield Range decreased from 7 to 6
1997-12-06
CF defense decreased from 6 to 5
Weight increased from 200 to 201
1997-11-06
Movement Potential increased from 2 to 3
Movement increased from 2 to 3
Movement vs R increased from 2 to 3
Movement vs L increased from 2 to 3
1997-10-04
Hold increased from 2 to 3
1997-09-29
SS defense increased from 0 to 2
1997-09-19
RF defense decreased from 6 to 5
Weight increased from 199 to 200
1997-09-12
RF defense increased from 5 to 6
1997-09-07
RF defense decreased from 6 to 5
Weight increased from 198 to 199
1997-08-08
Weight increased from 197 to 198
1997-07-19
Weight increased from 196 to 197
1997-06-18
Weight increased from 195 to 196
1997-05-29
Movement Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Movement decreased from 3 to 2
Movement vs R decreased from 3 to 2
Movement vs L decreased from 3 to 2
1997-04-29
Weight increased from 194 to 195
1997-02-14
Weight increased from 193 to 194
1996-11-07
Weight increased from 192 to 193
1996-09-24
Weight decreased from 193 to 192
1996-08-03
Weight increased from 192 to 193
1996-07-04
LF defense increased from 4 to 5
RF defense increased from 5 to 6
Movement Potential increased from 2 to 3
Movement increased from 2 to 3
Movement vs R increased from 2 to 3
Movement vs L increased from 2 to 3
1996-05-29
Weight increased from 190 to 192
1995-12-30
Power Potential decreased from 5 to 4
1995-10-18
Speed decreased from 8 to 7
1995-08-03
Baserunning increased from 6 to 7
GB% increased from 41% to 43%
Weight increased from 189 to 190
1995-01-07
Contact increased from 4 to 5
Contact vs R increased from 4 to 5
Contact vs L increased from 4 to 5
Power Potential increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks increased from 5 to 6
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 5 to 6
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 5 to 6
Weight increased from 188 to 189
Local Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
National Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
1994-07-09
Contact increased from 3 to 4
Contact vs R increased from 3 to 4
Contact vs L increased from 3 to 4
Power Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Eye Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Avoid Ks increased from 3 to 5
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 3 to 5
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 4 to 5
Bunt for Hit decreased from 4 to 3
Infield Range decreased from 6 to 5
Movement Potential decreased from 3 to 2
GB% decreased from 42% to 41%
Weight increased from 186 to 188
1993-09-07
Contact Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Gap Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Gap increased from 4 to 5
Gap vs R increased from 4 to 5
Gap vs L increased from 4 to 5
Power Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 3 to 4
Stealing increased from 6 to 7
Weight increased from 184 to 186
1992-12-06
Gap Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Baserunning increased from 5 to 6
CF defense increased from 5 to 6
Weight increased from 182 to 184
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Fair
National Popularity increased from Unknown to Fair

Career Major League Stats

Team Year Age G PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS BABIP wOBA WAR
PHI - TBC
1998 27 52 180 171 48 9 1 2 11 16 6 32 6 5 0.281 0.311 0.691 0.3333 0.296 0.64
PHI - TBC
1997 26 23 64 55 13 1 0 1 7 9 8 7 1 1 0.236 0.328 0.637 0.2500 0.270 -0.08
PHI - TBC
1996 25 30 65 60 15 4 0 0 2 5 5 16 1 1 0.250 0.308 0.624 0.3409 0.273 -0.08
PHI - TBC
1994 23 24 91 84 19 2 1 1 3 11 5 10 3 1 0.226 0.275 0.584 0.2432 0.257 0.48
Total - TBC
TBC
129 400 370 95 16 2 4 23 41 24 65 11 8 0.257 0.305 0.648 0.2993 0.279 0.96

Career Minor League Stats

Team Year Age G PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS BABIP wOBA WAR
LEH - AAA
1998 27 36 157 144 42 8 2 7 16 21 11 12 7 1 0.292 0.340 0.861 0.2778 0.378 2.06
LEH - AAA
1995 24 81 378 342 93 20 2 2 27 43 32 36 12 10 0.272 0.339 0.698 0.2984 0.312 1.74
LEH - AAA
1994 23 60 282 263 83 9 2 4 27 37 14 41 15 8 0.316 0.348 0.758 0.3559 0.339 2.03
Erie - U27
ERI - U27
1994 23 4 18 18 5 1 0 1 4 1 0 4 0 0 0.278 0.278 0.778 0.3077 0.347 -0.02
Erie - U27
ERI - U27
1993 22 66 265 240 63 14 5 1 25 26 21 41 8 8 0.263 0.321 0.696 0.3085 0.310 1.18
STC - U24
1992 21 71 304 271 64 12 4 8 38 36 29 48 5 4 0.236 0.313 0.711 0.2581 0.315 1.23
Redbank - U20
RB - U20
1992 21 8 37 36 12 4 0 0 3 7 1 5 2 0 0.333 0.351 0.796 0.3871 0.364 0.22
None - None
None - None
1991 20 46 233 208 63 10 7 8 37 58 21 12 32 5 0.303 0.371 0.904 0.2910 0.399 1.40
Total - ??
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46 233 208 63 10 7 8 37 58 21 12 32 5 0.303 0.371 0.904 0.2910 0.399 1.40
Total - AAA
AAA
177 817 749 218 37 6 13 70 101 57 89 34 19 0.291 0.342 0.751 0.3139 0.334 5.83
Total - AA
AA
70 283 258 68 15 5 2 29 27 21 45 8 8 0.264 0.318 0.702 0.3084 0.313 1.16
Total - A
A
71 304 271 64 12 4 8 38 36 29 48 5 4 0.236 0.313 0.711 0.2581 0.315 1.23
Total - R
R
8 37 36 12 4 0 0 3 7 1 5 2 0 0.333 0.351 0.796 0.3871 0.364 0.22

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
PHI - TBC
1998 SS 1 2.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
PHI - TBC
1998 CF 53 435.0 140 9 1 0.993 3.083 1.022 2.54
PHI - TBC
1998 RF 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
PHI - TBC
1997 SS 1 1.0 1 1 0 1.000 18.000 1.030 0.02
PHI - TBC
1997 CF 9 57.0 21 0 0 1.000 3.316 1.015 0.85
PHI - TBC
1997 RF 11 80.0 16 0 0 1.000 1.800 0.998 -0.63
PHI - TBC
1996 CF 14 106.2 29 2 0 1.000 2.616 1.018 -0.90
PHI - TBC
1996 RF 1 1.0 1 0 0 1.000 9.000 1.002 0.13
PHI - TBC
1994 CF 24 210.2 50 4 1 0.982 2.307 1.135 4.89
Total SS 2 3.0 1 1 0 0.02
Total CF 100 809.1 240 15 2 7.38
Total RF 13 82.0 17 0 0 -0.51

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
LEH - AAA
1998 CF 37 314.0 106 4 0 1.000 3.153 1.059 3.99
LEH - AAA
1995 CF 81 721.0 208 13 3 0.987 2.759 1.057 9.40
LEH - AAA
1994 CF 60 539.0 155 7 1 0.994 2.705 1.039 4.83
Erie - U27
ERI - U27
1994 CF 4 35.2 14 0 0 1.000 3.533 0.914 -1.17
Erie - U27
ERI - U27
1993 CF 66 559.1 152 7 1 0.994 2.558 1.056 6.93
STC - U24
1992 CF 58 512.0 134 10 2 0.986 2.531 1.056 6.09
STC - U24
1992 RF 13 105.0 17 5 0 1.000 1.886 0.913 -1.48
Redbank - U20
RB - U20
1992 CF 8 72.0 18 4 1 0.957 2.750 0.968 -0.68
Total CF 314 2753.0 787 45 8 29.41
Total RF 13 105.0 17 5 0 -1.48
Player Awards
None
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