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Royce Ring MLB Career Stats

3-3 5.29 68.0 55 1.57

Royce Ring Bio

  • Full Name: Roger Royce Ring
  • Born: 12/21/1980 in La Mesa, CA
  • Draft: 2002, Chicago White Sox, 1st rd. (18th overall)
  • College: San Diego State
  • Debut: April 29, 2005
  • Ret., Final Game: 10/3/2010
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MLB Career Stats 3 3 5.29 99 0 0 68.0 55 1.57


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Futures Game Selection

Year Team League
2003 Binghamton EAS

INT Mid-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2006 Norfolk INT

Royce Ring Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
November 2, 2012 LHP Royce Ring elected free agency.
September 27, 2012 Colorado Springs Sky Sox activated LHP Royce Ring from the 7-day disabled list.
June 8, 2012 Colorado Springs Sky Sox placed LHP Royce Ring on the 7-day disabled list retroactive to June 7, 2012. left elbow sprain left elbow sprain
May 9, 2012 LHP Royce Ring assigned to Colorado Springs Sky Sox from Tulsa Drillers.
April 13, 2012 Royce Ring assigned to Tulsa Drillers.
February 22, 2012 Colorado Rockies signed free agent LHP Royce Ring to a minor league contract.
November 2, 2011 LHP Royce Ring elected free agency.
September 9, 2011 LHP Royce Ring assigned to Pawtucket Red Sox from Portland Sea Dogs.
September 7, 2011 Royce Ring assigned to Portland Sea Dogs from Pawtucket Red Sox.
September 2, 2011 Royce Ring roster status changed by Pawtucket Red Sox.
August 28, 2011 Pawtucket Red Sox placed LHP Royce Ring on the temporarily inactive list.
August 18, 2011 Pawtucket Red Sox activated LHP Royce Ring from the 7-day disabled list.
August 11, 2011 Pawtucket Red Sox placed LHP Royce Ring on the 7-day disabled list.
July 24, 2011 Pawtucket Red Sox activated LHP Royce Ring from the 7-day disabled list.
July 23, 2011 sent LHP Royce Ring on a rehab assignment to GCL Red Sox.
July 14, 2011 Boston Red Sox signed free agent LHP Royce Ring to a minor league contract.
July 1, 2011 Tacoma Rainiers released LHP Royce Ring.
April 6, 2011 LHP Royce Ring assigned to Tacoma Rainiers from Seattle Mariners.
December 14, 2010 Seattle Mariners signed free agent LHP Royce Ring to a minor league contract and invited him to spring training.
November 1, 2010 New York Yankees sent Royce Ring outright to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees.
October 25, 2010 Royce Ring roster status changed by New York Yankees.
October 5, 2010 New York Yankees reassigned LHP Royce Ring to the minor leagues.
September 15, 2010 New York Yankees selected the contract of LHP Royce Ring from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees.
February 8, 2010 New York Yankees invited non-roster LHP Royce Ring to spring training.
January 5, 2010 Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees signed free agent Royce Ring.
October 5, 2009 LHP Royce Ring elected free agency.
April 16, 2009 Memphis Redbirds activated LHP Royce Ring from the 7-day disabled list.
August 22, 2006 Royce Ring assigned to Norfolk Tides.
August 22, 2006 LHP Royce Ring assigned to Norfolk Tides.
July 15, 2005 LHP Royce Ring assigned to Norfolk Tides.
May 4, 2005 LHP Royce Ring assigned to Norfolk Tides.

Roger Royce Ring Bio Info

Roger Royce Ring...resides in La Mesa, CA with wife Tricia...graduated from Monte Vista High School (CA) where he won his team's "Most Valuable Pitcher" award as a senior...selected by Cleveland in the 41st round of the 1999 First-Year Player Draft, but did not sign and instead chose to attend San Diego State University...went 5-1 with a 1.85 ERA and a school-record 17 saves in junior year (2002)...was a third-team All- American and First-Team All-Mountain West Conference selection...a member of the United States qualifying team which played in Panama City in 2003 to qualify for the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, Greece...his cousin is former White Sox pitcher Bill Simas. 2010 Split the season between Scranton/Wilkes-Barre and the Yankees...made 5 relief appearances with the Yankees, allowing 3 hits and 4 runs in 2.1 IP (15.43 ERA)...9 of 12 batters faced were left-handed hitters (3x8, BB)...selected from Scranton/WB on Sept. 15...made Yankee debut Sept. 22 vs. Tampa Bay...went 2-1 with 2 saves and 1.93 ERA (12 ER, 42.0 IP) in 52 relief appearances with Scranton/WB...led the staff in appearances, holding opponents without an earned run in 45 of the 52 outings...opponents batted .222 (35x158, 2 HR); LH .202 (18x89, 2HR), RH .246 (17x69)...made one postseason relief appearance for Scranton/WB, walking one batter in 0.1IP. 2009 Spent the entire season with Triple-A Memphis, going 5-2 with four saves and a 3.04 ERA in 51 relief outings... ranked second on the team in appearances... held lefthanders to a .208 (15-for-72, 1HR) batting average... posted an 11.12 ERA with no decisions in seven spring training relief appearances with St. Louis... signed with the Cardinals as a free agent on 1/6/09. 2008 Began the season with the Braves, going 2-1 with an 8.46 ERA in 42 relief appearances... faced only Pittsburgh's Adam LaRoche in each of his first three appearances of the season (3/31-4/3), striking him out each time... according to the Elias Sports Bureau, became the first pitcher since 1900 to play in three consecutive games and face the same lone batter while also striking him out each time... allowed just 1R (0ER) in June, spanning 11 games and 6.1IP... recorded a 21.94 ERA in 10 July games (5.1IP, 13ER)... over his final eight appearances with Atlanta (7/19-8/1), recorded a 31.50 ERA (4.0IP, 14ER) with a .536 opponents batting average... the 14ER allowed were twice as many as he allowed over 34 appearances from 3/31-7/6... was designated for assignment on 8/2 and assigned to Triple-A Richmond where he went 0-1 with a 3.00 ERA in 11 games. 2007 Ring made 11 scoreless appearances covering five innings with Atlanta after his contract was purchased on 9/1 from Richmond (AAA). Liked the home cooking with a 1.65 ERA in 18 home games (3 ER/16.1 IP), but had a 7.36 ERA in eight road games (3 ER/3.2 IP). Of his 26 games, 17 came against the NL East (1.93 ERA, 14.0 IP). Held lefties to a .167 avg. (6-for-36) and righties to a .206 avg. (7-for-34). Retired 9-of-11 first-batters with the Braves and allowed just 2-of-14 inherited runners to score. Came in with the bases loaded and two outs and fanned R. Fick in the ninth inning on 9/7 vs. WSH. Made first Atlanta appearance on 9/1 vs. NYM with a scoreless 0.2 IP, also allowing a sacrifice fly. Was recalled from Richmond (AAA) on 9/1 (1-2, 5.68 ERA in 15 games). Held lefties to a .158 avg. while righties hit .438 off him. Started the year at Portland (AAA) and made two trips back from San Diego, combining to go 4-0 with a 1.99 ERA and .188 opp. avg. in 27 games (31.2 IP). Went 4-0 with a save and 1.23 ERA in 25 games before the all-star break. Was acquired from San Diego on 7/31 in exchange for LHPs Wil Ledezma and Will Startup and assigned to Richmond. Nine of his first 10 appearances were scoreless before allowing runs in four of his last five Padre games (7/13-7/22). Other than those five games, he allowed just one earned run in the other 21 appearances over 15.0 IP (0.59 ERA). Pitched 15 games in two stints for the Padres earlier this season (4/30-5/6 and 6/22-7/21), going 1-0 with a 3.60 ERA in 15.0 IP. 2006 Recalled from Norfolk for the first time on Aug. 1, and made four appearances before being sent back down to the Minors on Aug. 22. He returned to the big-league club with September callups, and stayed with the Mets until the end of the regular season. He was unscored upon in nine of his 11 outings, with his best peformance coming on Aug. 14 against the Phillies in the Mets' 13-0 loss. He entered midway through the game and tossed 2 1/3 perfect innings with two strikeouts. The 25-year-old lefty was named to the Triple-A All Star Game while with Norfolk, and he pitched a scoreless inning for the International League on July 12. 2005 Was unscored upon in 11 of his 15 appearances...Made his major league debut on April 29th at Washington...Retired the lone batter he faced (Terrmel Sledge)...Earned his first career hold with a scoreless inning on June 21st at Philadelphia...Pitched a career-high 2.0 innings on May 3rd vs. Philadelphia...Struck out Eric Chavez with two runners aboard in the bottom of the eighth in a 2-2 game on June 15th at Oakland...Tossed 1.1 scoreless innings on June 10th vs. LA/Anaheim...Recalled from Norfolk (AAA) of the International League for a second time on June 2nd...Was also with the Mets from April 26th- May 5th...Pitched a scoreless inning on April 30th at Washington...Was 1-0 with one save and a 2.33 ERA in 15 games for the Tides at the time of his first recall...In 19.1 innings, he yielded 19 hits, six runs, five earned, with seven walks and 13 strikeouts...Posted one win and one save with a 0.00 ERA in four spring training games...In 3.2 innings, he did not allow a hit, run or walk while fanning three. 2004 Began the season with Norfolk (AAA) of the International League...Went 3-0 with a 2.38 ERA (six earned runs/22.2 innings) in May and June...Optioned to Binghamton (AA) of the Eastern League on July 11th. 2003 Split time with Birmingham (AA) of the Southern League and Binghamton (AA) of the Eastern League, combining to go 4-4 with a 2.20 ERA and 26 saves...On the year, he averaged 9.7 strikeouts per nine innings (62 strikeouts/57.1 innings pitched)...Began the season with Birmingham before being traded on July 1st...Made 20 straight appearances without allowing a run to score, spanning from April 11th-May 31st (24.1 innings pitched)...Selected to the Futures All-Star Game, played during All-Star Weekend at U.S. Cellular Field in Chicago...Earned a save after working 0.1 inning in the United States' 3-2 win over the World team...Comprised a 1.38 ERA (13.0 innings/two earned runs) and held batters to a .136 batting average in the ninth inning...Went 2-0 with a 0.00 ERA in five games with Team USA. 2002 Was cited by Baseball America's the Number 10 prospect in the White Sox organization...Made his pro debut at Phoenix (R) of the Arizona League on June 25th...Was promoted to Winston-Salem (A) of the Carolina League on July 1st...Averaged 9.9 strikeouts per nine innings pitched for the season.