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30 RUPPERT JONES (Franchise player #0110 - 1976-06)

Position: OF-DH

Ruppert Jones

Ruppert Sanderson Jones
Bats: Left, Throws: Left
Height: 5' 10", Weight: 175 lb.

Born: May 12, 1955 in Dallas, TX
Acquired: June 5, 1973: Drafted by the Royals in the 3rd Round of the 1973 Amateur Draft

Departed: November 5, 1976: Drafted by the Seattle Mariners with the #1 pick in the 1976 Expansion Draft

MLB Debut: August 1, 1976
Final MLB Game: October 4, 1987
Royals Debut: August 1, 1976
Final Royals Game:
October 2, 1976
 
Statistics with the Royals (led team in bold)
Year G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA
1976 28 51 9 11 1 1 1 7 0 2 3 16 .216
w/Royals 28 51 9 11 1 1 1 7 0 2 3 16 .216
Career 1331 4415 643 1103 215 38 147 579 143 84 534 817 .250

For complete stats, go to Baseball-Reference.com's Ruppert Jones page

 
Notes
Made the All-Star team in both leagues (1977 with the Mariners & 1982 with the San Diego Padres)
Member of the 1977 Topps All-Star Rookie Team while with the Mariners
Won a World Series Ring as a member of the 1984 Detroit Tigers
 

 

 
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