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Richie Shaffer

Richie Shaffer 8 LF

Columbus Clippers

  • Status: Active
  • Full Name: Richard Michael Shaffer
  • Age: 26 (March 15, 1991)
  • Birthplace: Flemington, NJ
  • Bats/Throws: R/R Ht: 6' 3" Wt: 230
  • Draft: Round 1 (2012, TB)
  • MLB Debut: 08/03/2015
  • School: Clemson
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Richie Shaffer Career Stats

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Team Date Transaction
February 2, 2017 Cleveland Indians sent LF Richie Shaffer outright to Columbus Clippers.
January 30, 2017 Cleveland Indians designated Richie Shaffer for assignment.
January 26, 2017 Cleveland Indians claimed 1B Richie Shaffer off waivers from Cincinnati Reds.
December 23, 2016 Cincinnati Reds claimed 1B Richie Shaffer off waivers from Philadelphia Phillies.
December 20, 2016 Philadelphia Phillies designated C Richie Shaffer for assignment.
December 14, 2016 Philadelphia Phillies claimed 3B Richie Shaffer off waivers from Seattle Mariners.
December 7, 2016 Seattle Mariners designated 3B Richie Shaffer for assignment.
November 18, 2016 Tampa Bay Rays traded 3B Richie Shaffer and SS Taylor Motter to Seattle Mariners for RHP Andrew Kittredge, 1B Dalton Kelly and RHP Dylan Thompson.
September 6, 2016 Tampa Bay Rays recalled 3B Richie Shaffer from Durham Bulls.
August 25, 2016 Tampa Bay Rays optioned 3B Richie Shaffer to Durham Bulls.
August 20, 2016 Tampa Bay Rays recalled Richie Shaffer from Durham Bulls.
August 11, 2016 Tampa Bay Rays optioned 3B Richie Shaffer to Durham Bulls.
August 3, 2016 Tampa Bay Rays recalled Richie Shaffer from Durham Bulls.
March 30, 2016 Tampa Bay Rays optioned 3B Richie Shaffer to Durham Bulls.
September 1, 2015 Tampa Bay Rays recalled Richie Shaffer from Durham Bulls.
August 17, 2015 Tampa Bay Rays optioned 3B Richie Shaffer to Durham Bulls.
August 3, 2015 Tampa Bay Rays selected the contract of Richie Shaffer from Durham Bulls.
July 16, 2015 Durham Bulls activated 3B Richie Shaffer from the temporarily inactive list.
July 11, 2015 Durham Bulls placed 3B Richie Shaffer on the temporarily inactive list.
May 24, 2015 3B Richie Shaffer assigned to Durham Bulls from Montgomery Biscuits.
March 10, 2015 3B Richie Shaffer assigned to Tampa Bay Rays.
March 28, 2014 3B Richie Shaffer assigned to Montgomery Biscuits from Charlotte Stone Crabs.
March 1, 2014 3B Richie Shaffer assigned to Tampa Bay Rays.
April 3, 2013 3B Richie Shaffer assigned to Charlotte Stone Crabs from Hudson Valley Renegades.
July 16, 2012 Richie Shaffer assigned to Hudson Valley Renegades.
July 13, 2012 Tampa Bay Rays signed 3B Richie Shaffer.
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Richie Shaffer Awards and Honors

Richie Shaffer  8 LF

Richie Shaffer
  • Full Name: Richard Michael Shaffer
  • Born: March 15, 1991
  • Age: 26
  • Birthplace: Flemington, NJ
  • Bats: R
  • Throws: R
  • Height: 6' 3"
  • Weight: 230
  • Draft: Round 1 (2012, TB)
  • School: Clemson
  • MLB Debut: 08/03/2015

Ranked No. 10 among Rays prospects by MLB.com prior to the 2014 season. ... Participated in the Rays Winter Development Program in Jan. 2014. ... Ranked No. 9 among Rays prospects by MLB.com entering the 2013 season. ... Selected by the Tampa Bay Rays in the first round (25th overall) of the 2012 First-Year Player Draft out of Clemson University. ... Received a .71 million signing bonus. ... Batted .336 in his final year at Clemson with 10 homers, 46 RBIs, 63 walks, a .573 slugging percentage and .480 on-base percentage. ... Wore No. 8 at Clemson as a nod to Cal Ripken Jr. ... Played predominantly first base during his first two years at Clemson (2010-11) before moving to third base for the 2012 season and became the first player in Tigers history to be named first team All-Atlantic Coast Conference at two different infield positions. ... Selected by the Los Angeles Dodgers in the 25th round of the 2009 Draft but did not sign.