Ron Helfand
Philadelphia Railroaders (ML)
Ron Helfand
Birthdate:
Oct. 12, 1970 (26 y, 4 m, 2 d)
Born In:
California City, CA, USA
Nationality:
American
Position:
CF
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Height/Weight:
6'0"/194
Entry:
1992 Draft - Round: 1, Overall: 11, Team: Philadelphia Railroaders
Contract:
$10k / 1 year
ML Service Time:
1 years, 32 days

1996 Season Batting Summary

Team G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS wOBA BABIP wRC+ WAR ZR
PHI - TBC
30 60 15 4 0 0 2 5 5 16 1 1 0.250 0.308 0.624 0.273 0.341 69 -0.07 -0.77

1996 Season Fielding Summary

Team Pos G IP PO A E Fld % Eff ZR
PHI - TBC
CF 14 106.2 29 2 0 1.0000 1.0178 -0.899
PHI - TBC
RF 1 1.0 1 0 0 1.0000 1.0020 0.126
Current Status
MLB Service Time 1 years, 32 days
40-man Service Time 2 years, 31 days
Time as Pro 5 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
ML DL Days (season) 30 days
Personality
Leadership Normal
Loyalty Normal
Greed Normal
Intelligence Low
Work Ethic Low
Popularity
National Insignficant
Local Insignficant
Current Contract
1997 $10k
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 5 7
Error 4 6
Arm 2 4 5
Turn DP 4
C Ability 2
Position
Left Field 5
Center Field 6
Right Field 6
Run/Bunt
Speed 7
Stealing 7
Running 7
Sac Bunt 3
Bunt for Hit 3
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 2 3 2
vs R 2 3 2
vs L 2 3 2
Potential 2 3 2
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 2 2
Other Pitching
Velocity 80-83 mph
GB % 43%
Arm Slot Over the Top
Stamina 2
Hold 2
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
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
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 -0.07
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
54 156 144 34 6 1 1 5 16 10 26 4 2 0.236 0.289 0.601 0.2797 0.263 0.42

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
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 -
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
141 660 605 176 29 4 6 54 80 46 77 27 18 0.291 0.342 0.724 0.3226 0.324 3.77
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
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 CF 38 317.1 79 6 1 3.99
Total RF 1 1.0 1 0 0 0.13

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
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 277 2439.0 681 41 8 25.41
Total RF 13 105.0 17 5 0 -1.48

The Baseball Classic Hitting Log

Date Opp Score AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI K BB HBP SF SB CS WPA Avg OBP OPS
Oct. 2, 1996
Oct 2
ATL 8 - 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.00
Oct. 1, 1996
Oct 1
ATL 3 - 5 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.03
Sept. 30, 1996
Sep 30
ATL 2 - 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Sept. 25, 1996
Sep 25
@LV 2 - 8 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.00
Sept. 24, 1996
Sep 24
@LV 3 - 8 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.01
Sept. 22, 1996
Sep 22
PIT 0 - 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.01
Sept. 21, 1996
Sep 21
PIT 6 - 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.05
Sept. 12, 1996
Sep 12
@CHI 0 - 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.02
Sept. 10, 1996
Sep 10
STL 4 - 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.13
Sept. 7, 1996
Sep 7
STL 3 - 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.01
Sept. 3, 1996
Sep 3
@MON 6 - 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.00
Aug. 29, 1996
Aug 29
AA 3 - 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.11
Aug. 28, 1996
Aug 28
AA 0 - 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.10
Aug. 25, 1996
Aug 25
@SPR 3 - 4 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.09
Aug. 24, 1996
Aug 24
@SPR 3 - 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.02
Aug. 23, 1996
Aug 23
@SPR 5 - 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.05
Aug. 19, 1996
Aug 19
PHO 3 - 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.02
Aug. 13, 1996
Aug 13
@BRK 4 - 7 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.03
Aug. 8, 1996
Aug 8
VA 3 - 2 3 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.10
Aug. 4, 1996
Aug 4
@ATL 5 - 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.07
Aug. 3, 1996
Aug 3
@ATL 2 - 7 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.15
July 29, 1996
Jul 29
LV 6 - 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 -0.17
June 27, 1996
Jun 27
@PHO 2 - 4 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.10
June 26, 1996
Jun 26
@PHO 1 - 3 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 -0.22
June 25, 1996
Jun 25
@PHO 5 - 6 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.04
June 24, 1996
Jun 24
@PHO 0 - 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.11
June 22, 1996
Jun 22
BRK 6 - 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 -0.06
June 21, 1996
Jun 21
BRK 2 - 5 4 1 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.13
June 20, 1996
Jun 20
BRK 1 - 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.01
June 19, 1996
Jun 19
BRK 5 - 2 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.05