Dempsey led American League catchers twice in fielding percentage, twice in baserunners caught stealing and once in assists. He played more games as a catcher than any other player in Orioles history (1230). During his career, Dempsey caught ten different twenty game winning pitchers. He was a durable player, only going on the disabled list twice in his career.
This Louisville Slugger C243 Rick Dempsey game model bat was signed in silver by Dempsey and inscribed, "Best Wishes." This bat includes a JSA sticker and COA.