Ryan Roberts

Ryan Roberts #19

  • 2B
  • B/T: R/R
  • 5' 11"/185
  • Age: 35

Ryan Roberts MLB Career Stats

AVG HR RBI SB OPS
.243 46 169 35 .708

Ryan Roberts Bio

  • Full Name: Ryan Alan Roberts
  • Nickname: Tattman
  • Born: 9/19/1980 in Fort Worth, TX
  • Draft: 2003, Toronto Blue Jays, 18th rd. (530th overall)
  • College: Texas - Arlington
  • Debut: July 30, 2006
View More Bio Info +
Year AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP OPS
MLB Career Stats 1500 205 365 46 169 35 .243 .320 .708
  • Status: Free Agent

Stats

vs.
Note: Opponent can be found on current team or on team when both players met.
LOADING...

Ryan Roberts Stats

Ryan Roberts Advanced Stats

Ryan Roberts Statcast Events

Awards

Ryan Roberts Awards

MLBPAA Diamondbacks Heart and Hustle Award

Year Team League
2011 Arizona NL

PCL Player of the Week

Week Team League
08/10/2015 Nashville PCL

EAS Mid-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2005 New Hampshire EAS

Ryan Roberts Leaderboards

Runs Scored

Season R Rank
2011 86 19th in NL

Walks

Season BB Rank
2011 66 16th in NL

Caught Stealing

Season CS Rank
2011 9 10th in NL

Ryan Roberts Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
November 6, 2015 2B Ryan Roberts elected free agency.
June 11, 2015 Nashville Sounds activated 2B Ryan Roberts from the temporarily inactive list.
June 9, 2015 Nashville Sounds placed 2B Ryan Roberts on the temporarily inactive list.
April 26, 2015 Oakland Athletics signed free agent 2B Ryan Roberts to a minor league contract.
April 26, 2015 2B Ryan Roberts assigned to Nashville Sounds.
March 29, 2015 Kansas City Royals released 2B Ryan Roberts.
November 12, 2014 Kansas City Royals signed free agent 2B Ryan Roberts to a minor league contract and invited him to spring training.
September 30, 2014 2B Ryan Roberts elected free agency.
September 11, 2014 2B Ryan Roberts assigned to Portland Sea Dogs from Pawtucket Red Sox.
August 18, 2014 Pawtucket Red Sox activated 2B Ryan Roberts from the 7-day disabled list.
August 1, 2014 Pawtucket Red Sox placed 2B Ryan Roberts on the 7-day disabled list retroactive to July 31, 2014. left ankle sprain
July 22, 2014 Pawtucket Red Sox activated 2B Ryan Roberts from the 7-day disabled list.
July 12, 2014 Pawtucket Red Sox placed 2B Ryan Roberts on the 7-day disabled list. Sprained left ankle.
June 13, 2014 Pawtucket Red Sox activated 2B Ryan Roberts from the temporarily inactive list.
June 7, 2014 Pawtucket Red Sox placed 2B Ryan Roberts on the temporarily inactive list.
April 21, 2014 Boston Red Sox sent 2B Ryan Roberts outright to Pawtucket Red Sox.
April 18, 2014 Boston Red Sox designated 3B Ryan Roberts for assignment.
April 7, 2014 Boston Red Sox signed free agent 3B Ryan Roberts.
March 27, 2014 Chicago Cubs released 2B Ryan Roberts.
January 22, 2014 2B Ryan Roberts assigned to Iowa Cubs.
December 20, 2013 Chicago Cubs signed free agent 2B Ryan Roberts to a minor league contract and invited him to spring training.
October 11, 2013 2B Ryan Roberts elected free agency.
September 18, 2013 Durham Bulls activated 2B Ryan Roberts from the 7-day disabled list.
September 10, 2013 Durham Bulls placed 2B Ryan Roberts on the 7-day disabled list.
August 19, 2013 Tampa Bay Rays sent 2B Ryan Roberts outright to Durham Bulls.
August 15, 2013 Tampa Bay Rays designated Ryan Roberts for assignment.
July 31, 2013 Tampa Bay Rays recalled 2B Ryan Roberts from Durham Bulls.
July 21, 2013 Tampa Bay Rays optioned Ryan Roberts to Durham Bulls.
July 19, 2013 Tampa Bay Rays recalled Ryan Roberts from Durham Bulls.
July 2, 2013 Tampa Bay Rays optioned Ryan Roberts to Durham Bulls.
June 29, 2013 Tampa Bay Rays recalled Ryan Roberts from Durham Bulls.
June 20, 2013 Ryan Roberts roster status changed by Durham Bulls.
June 17, 2013 Tampa Bay Rays optioned 2B Ryan Roberts to Durham Bulls.
July 25, 2012 Arizona Diamondbacks traded 2B Ryan Roberts to Tampa Bay Rays for 2B Tyler Bortnick.
July 24, 2012 Arizona Diamondbacks designated 3B Ryan Roberts for assignment.
August 24, 2010 Arizona Diamondbacks recalled Ryan Roberts from Reno Aces.
June 21, 2010 Arizona Diamondbacks optioned Ryan Roberts to Reno Aces.
May 25, 2010 Arizona Diamondbacks recalled Ryan Roberts from Reno Aces.
April 3, 2010 Arizona Diamondbacks optioned Ryan Roberts to Reno Aces.
July 20, 2009 Arizona Diamondbacks recalled Ryan Roberts from Reno Aces.
July 6, 2009 Arizona Diamondbacks optioned Ryan Roberts to Reno Aces.
July 4, 2009 Arizona Diamondbacks optioned Ryan Roberts to Reno Aces.
September 29, 2008 2B Ryan Roberts elected free agency.
August 6, 2008 3B Ryan Roberts roster status changed by Texas Rangers.

Ryan Alan Roberts Bio Info

Has more than 30 tattoos...did not make any major additions this offseason, though he did get some fill-in and re-coloring work done...his wife, Kim, bought him a tattoo machine for his birthday, although most of his body ink has been done by professionals...he drew tattoos on his thumb and foot but doesn't plan to do anymore himself...His nickname "Tatman" began in 2011 when a D-backs fan held up a sign with the name, which Kim saw on TV and thought was perfect...Instead of simply writing a check, Ryan wanted to be more creative in helping a charity...in 2012, he started selling T-shirts with a "Tatman" logo to benefit Ryan's House in Arizona, which gives terminally ill children a fun, casual place to hang out while their parents get a rare chance to spend time together alone...Ryan decided to give the "Tatman" proceeds to Ryan's House after soliciting suggestions for charities on Twitter...During a stint with the Reno Aces (Arizona's Triple-A affiliate) in 2010, he lived in the home clubhouse for several weeks to save money... this offseason, Ryan and Kim purchased their first home.

2013

Played in 60 games, spanning four stints, with the Rays ... hit .247 (40-for-162) with six doubles, five home runs and 17 RBI in 60 games before being designated for assignment in August ... Broke camp with the Rays before he was optioned to Triple-A Durham, June 16 ... was also on the big league roster June 29-July 2, July 19-July 21 and July 31-August 15 ... Batted .305 (25-for-82) against southpaws compared to a .188 mark (15-for-80) against right-handed pitchers .... Went 13-for-45 (.289) with a home run and 12 RBI with runners in scoring position ... Posted his first multi-homer game of the season, April 22 vs. the Yankees, going 3-for-4 with two homers and two RBI ... Belted two homers again, July 1 at Houston, going 3-for-5 with two clouts and three RBI ... In his first action at the minor league level since 2010, Ryan posted a .210 average (26-for-124) with five doubles, one home run and 13 RBI in 37 games with Durham ... Landed on Durham's seven-day D.L., September 10-18, with a right abdomen strain ... Elected free agency, October 11.

2012 Split the season between the Rays and the Diamondbacks, combining to hit .235 (103-for-439) with 12 HR, 52 RBI and 10 SB...his 143 games played tied his career high (2011)...Acquired by the Rays on July 24 from Arizona in exchange for minor league second baseman Tyler Bortnick...Started 51 of 65 games (40-2B, 11-3B) after joining the Rays on July 25, and hit .218 (40-for-187) with six HR, 10 2B and 18 RBI as a Ray...went 2-for-32 (.063) in his first 10 games with the Rays and then hit .239 (37-for-155) with five HR, 10 2B and 15 RBI in 50 games after Evan Longoria's return from the DL on Aug. 7...In a combined 54 games at second base, did not commit an error in 225 total chances...had nine errors in 78 games (197 total chances) at third base...hit .258 (42-for-163) with five HR when playing second base compared to .217 (55-for-253) with seven HR when playing third base...Hit a home run in his first at-bat with the Rays on July 25 at BAL, a two-run shot off Miguel Gonzalez in the third inning of the Rays 10-1 win...became the second Rays player in 2012 to hit a home run in his first at-bat with the team (also Brandon Allen on April 26 vs. LAA)...Before the trade, hit .250/.306/.357 (63-for-252) with six HR, 34 RBI and six SB in 83 games (63 starts) for the Diamondbacks. 2011 Set career-highs in several offensive categories, including doubles (25), home runs (19), RBI (65) and slugging percentage (.427) in his third season with the D-backs...Named the D-backs' winner of the MLBPAA 2011 Heart and Hustle Award for his passion, desire and work ethic both on and off the field...Ranked fourth among National League third basemen in homers (17), trailing the Cubs' Aramis Ramirez (26), Giants' Pablo Sandoval (21) and Braves' Chipper Jones (18)...His .354 on-base percentage was the third-highest mark by a D-backs third baseman behind Troy Glaus (.366 in 2005) and Mark Reynolds (.354 in 2007)...Made 107 appearances at third base (102 starts), 3 in left field (2) and 1 at shortstop...Batted .462 (6-for-13) with 15 RBI with the bases loaded, 10th-best in the NL...hit .209 (31-for-148) with 2 home runs as the leadoff hitter (.266 elsewhere)...Made his first career appearance at shortstop on April 13 vs. Cardinals...Reached base in 14 straight games from July 28-Aug. 11 (.383, 18-for-47)...Connected for his first career grand slam and walkoff home run on Sept. 27 vs. Dodgers...according to Elias Sports Bureau, he became the fourth player in Major League history to hit an extra-inning grand slam with his team trailing by 3 runs along with Babe Ruth (1925 Yankees), Roger Freed (1979 Cardinals) and Jason Giambi (2002 Yankees)...POSTSEASON: Hit .350 (7-for-20) with 2 home runs and 6 RBI in 5 NLCS games vs. Brewers...hit the second postseason grand slam by a D-backs player in Game 4. 2010 Saw most of his playing time with the D-backs off the bench and was primarily used in the outfield, seeing action in 14 games (9 starts) in left field, and 1 game each at second base (start), third base (start) and in right field...Split time between Triple-A Reno and the big league club...in 94 games over 2 separate stints with the Aces, hit .265 (92-for-347) with 62 runs scored, 25 doubles, 2 triples, 11 home runs and 55 RBI while seeing action at catcher, second base, third base, shortstop, left field and designated hitter...led the team with 16 stolen bases, while finishing third in doubles and fourth in RBI...Hit .364 (24-for-66) when leading off an inning...hit left-handed pitchers at a .374 clip (34-for-91) with 10 doubles, a triple, 6 home runs and 24 RBI...Recalled from Reno on May 25...in his first stint with the D-backs, hit .176 (3-for-17) with a run scored, double and 3 RBI in 12 games...His walk-off, pinch-hit RBI single on June 4 vs. Rockies was the D-backs' first walk-off win this season...the following night, had a pinch-hit, 2-run double vs. Rockies...Optioned to Reno on June 21...hit .257 (48-for-187) with 35 runs scored, 12 doubles, a triple, 8 home runs and 29 RBI over 51 games in his second stint with the Aces...Hit .344 (31-for-90) with 23 runs scored, 7 doubles, a triple, 6 home runs and 20 RBI over 25 games in July...Recalled for the second time on Aug. 24...Hit his first home run of the season on Sept. 4 vs. Astros, a 3-run shot in the fifth inning that set a season-high for RBI...Collected his first multi-hit game of the season on Sept. 21 vs. Rockies, going 2-for-4 with a run scored, double and RBI. 2009 Capitalized on the opportunity when inserted into the lineup, eventually becoming a regular, and set career highs in every offensive category... Made the Opening Day roster for the first time in his career... Saw action in 57 games (45 starts) at second base, 19 games (15 starts) at third base and 16 games (12 starts) in left field... Hit .325 (38-for-117) against lefties and .250 (47-for-188) versus right-handers... Posted a .310 average (45-for-145) in 56 games at Chase Field and a .250 average (40-for-160) in 54 road games... His 3.4 grounded-into-double plays percentage was the fourth lowest in the NL... Hit .373 (25-for-67) with .447 on-base and .642 slugging percentages in 24 games against NL Central...in 25 games against the NL East, batted .342 (27-for-79)...In May, hit .396 (19-for-48) with a .933 OPS in 21 games... In August, batted .352 (32-for-91) with a 1.003 OPS in 26 games... When batting second in the order, posted a .343 average (36-for-105) with 5 doubles, 1 triple, 4 home runs, 9 RBI and 15 walks with a .958 OPS... Made his D-backs debut with a sixth-inning, pinch-hit single on April 6 vs. Rockies... Made his first start for the D-backs, at third base, on April 19 @ Giants, his first start since May 27, 2007 @ Twins, also at third base, for Toronto... His pinch-hit, RBI single on April 22 vs. Rockies proved to be game-winner and was his first RBI of the season, second of his career and first since Aug. 2, 2006 @ Yankees... Collected 3 hits and 2 RBI in his first career multi-hit and multi-RBI game on May 10 vs. Nationals. .. Had a career-high 6-game hit streak from May 26-31, batting .435 (10-for-23)... Hit safely in 7 straight home games from May 26-June 10 at a .423 clip (11-for-26)... Optioned to Reno on July 4 and hit .310 (13-for-42) with 1 double, 1 triple, 1 home run and 10 RBI as well as 6 walks, 7 stolen bases and a .848 OPS in 10 games for the Aces... Recalled from Triple-A Reno on July 20... Hit a solo homer on July 24 vs. Pirates, his second career home run with his first on Aug. 3, 2006 @ Yankees... Hit 5 home runs in 11 games from July 24-Aug. 5 after hitting 1 homer in his first 73 career games... Set career highs with 4 hits and 3 RBI and had his first career 2-homer game on Aug. 4 @ Pirates... Matched his career high with 4 hits on Aug. 23 @ Astros... Reached base in all 5 plate appearances with 2 hits and 3 walks on Aug. 25 @ Giants... Hit his first career leadoff homer on Aug. 26 @ Giants... Reached base via a hit or walk in 15 consecutive games from Aug. 22-Sept. 7, batting .327 (18-for-55) with .456 on-base and .455 slugging percentages. 2008 Batted. 300 for Triple-A Oklahoma and led the team in hits (136)...was also second in triples, third in at-bats (453), runs (71), doubles (28), RBI (66) and stolen bases (15)...Tallied a career-high 7 RBI on 2 home runs, including a grand slam, on July 26 @ Colorado Springs...Saw action in 1 game for the Rangers, striking out in his only at-bat on July 29 vs. Mariners...Strung together a season-high 13-game hitting streak from Aug. 4-17, batting .385 (20-for-52) with 6 runs scored, 5 doubles and 6 RBI...Hit safely in 8 straight games from Aug. 22-30, batting .432 (16-for-37) with 6 multi-hit games, including a season-high 4 hits on Aug. 26 @ Round Rock. 2007 Spent time with Toronto from April 17-27 and May 12-27...designated for assignment on May 30 and outrighted on June 1, spending rest of season with Triple-A Syracuse...Hit .400 (18-for-45) in his final 11 games for the Chiefs...Had a season-high 4 hits on Aug. 24 vs. Ottawa with 2 doubles and 3 RBI...Scored a run in 6 straight games from Aug. 25-30. 2006 Had his contract purchased by Toronto on July 30. ... On Aug. 3, collected his first Major League hit when he hit a solo home run at Yankee Stadium. ... Optioned back to Triple-A on Aug. 27 after going 1-for-13 in nine games for Toronto. ... Hit .273 with 10 homers and 49 RBIs in 98 games at Triple-A. 2005 Combined to hit .277 with 24 home runs and 79 RBI between Dunedin and New Hampshire...Hit .287 with nine home runs and 35 RBI in 42 games in the Florida State League to open the season, earning a promotion to Class AA... In 92 games with the Fisher Cats, he batted .272 with 15 home runs and 44 RBI... AMONG THE LEADERS: Finished the season, T-3rd in the Eastern League in on-base percentage at .379... Was a two-time selection as a Blue Jays Minor League Star of the Month, earning honours in both July and August... Enjoyed his best stretch of the season between June 1 ' 18, hitting safely in 13 of 15 games, batting .411 (23-56) with eight home runs, 24 RBI and 14 runs scored... In 134 games played, drew 79 walks, including 55 with New Hampshire to lead the Fisher Cats... LEAGUE RECOGNITION: Selected to participate in the Eastern League All-Star Game. 2004 Appeared in 123 games between Single-A Charleston and Dunedin, batting .263 (113-for-430) with 20 home runs and 64 RBI...Named to the South Atlantic League midseason All-Star Team...Chosen as Toronto's organizational Player of the Month for April. 2003 Made his professional debut with Rookie Auburn and hit .278 (69-for-248) with 8 home runs and 36 RBI...Tied for second in the New York-Penn League in runs scored (52).