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Dave Danforth

David Charles Danforth (Dauntless Dave)

Position: Pitcher
Bats: Left, Throws: Left
Height: 6' 0", Weight: 167 lb.

Born: March 7, 1890 in Granger, Texas, US
Died: September 19, 1970 in Baltimore, Maryland, US
School: Baylor University (Waco, TX)

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Minors Pitching

Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1912 22 -6.0 Baltimore IL AA 12 10 .545 37 221.1 197 100 59 1.157 8.0 2.4
1913 23 -3.9 Baltimore IL AA 16 14 .533 53 304.0 288 146 96 1.263 8.5 2.8
1914 24 -1.6 2 Teams 2 Lgs AA 18 20 .474 1.25 45 272.2 227 121 38 123 1.284 7.5 4.1
1914 24 -3.0 Louisville AA AA 6 5 .545 3.86 13 88.2 80 42 38 48 1.444 8.1 4.9
1914 24 -0.9 Baltimore IL AA 12 15 .444 32 184.0 147 79 75 1.207 7.2 3.7
1915 25 -1.6 Louisville AA AA 12 8 .600 3.00 33 189.0 150 83 63 91 1.275 7.1 4.3
1920 30 2.1 Columbus AA AA 13 12 .520 2.57 29 228.0 198 94 65 68 1.167 7.8 2.7
1921 31 3.1 Columbus AA AA 25 16 .610 2.65 44 329.0 292 136 97 114 1.234 8.0 3.1
1922 32 4.4 Tulsa WL A 6 4 .600 10 90.0 96 46 15 1.233 9.6 1.5
1927 37 6.7 2 Teams 2 Lgs A-AA 17 5 .773 1.97 33 206.0 199 79 45 41 1.165 8.7 1.8
1927 37 6.6 New Orleans SOUA A 16 4 .800 2.24 26 181.0 159 51 45 28 1.033 7.9 1.4
1927 37 7.6 Milwaukee AA AA 1 1 .500 7 25.0 40 28 13 2.120 14.4 4.7
1928 38 7.4 New Orleans SOUA A 10 11 .476 4.71 37 212.0 253 114 111 62 1.486 10.7 2.6
1929 39 9.4 New Orleans SOUA A 8 7 .533 3.39 32 162.0 136 79 61 48 1.136 7.6 2.7
1930 40 11.6 2 Teams 2 Lgs AA-A 14 13 .519 4.67 37 235.0 250 130 122 70 1.362 9.6 2.7
1930 40 9.5 Dallas TL A 2 5 .286 5.72 13 74.0 92 50 47 25 1.581 11.2 3.0
1930 40 12.5 Buffalo IL AA 12 8 .600 4.19 24 161.0 158 80 75 45 1.261 8.8 2.5
1931 41 11.9 2 Teams 2 Lgs A-AA 7 12 .368 5.14 30 8 133.0 166 85 76 38 1.534 11.2 2.6
1931 41 10.8 Chattanooga SOUA A 4 6 .400 4.07 16 8 73.0 85 37 33 21 1.452 10.5 2.6
1931 41 13.2 Buffalo IL AA 3 6 .333 6.45 14 60.0 81 48 43 17 1.633 12.2 2.6
1932 42 12.7 2 Teams 2 Lgs B-AA 2 3 .400 6.00 10 45.0 64 34 30 16 1.778 12.8 3.2
1932 42 12.5 Scranton NYPL B 2 2 .500 5.18 6 40.0 53 26 23 12 1.625 11.9 2.7
1932 42 14.6 Buffalo IL AA 0 1 .000 12.60 4 5.0 11 8 7 4 3.000 19.8 7.2
13 Seasons 160 135 .542 2.43 430 8 2627.0 2516 1247 708 841 1.278 8.6 2.9
B (1 season) B 2 2 .500 5.18 6 40.0 53 26 23 12 1.625 11.9 2.7
A (6 seasons) A 46 37 .554 3.38 134 8 792.0 821 377 297 199 1.288 9.3 2.3
AA (10 seasons) AA 112 96 .538 1.95 290 1795.0 1642 844 388 630 1.266 8.2 3.2
A 7890 value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Minors Batting

Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1912 22 -6.4 Baltimore IL AA 37 78 18 0 2 0 .231 .282 22
1913 23 -4.7 Baltimore IL AA 55 90 13 2 2 0 .144 .211 19
1914 24 -3.1 2 Teams 2 Lgs AA 32 64 8 1 0 1 .125 .188 12
1914 24 -3.1 Baltimore IL AA 32 64 8 1 0 1 .125 .188 12
1914 24 -4.2 Louisville AA AA
1915 25 -3.1 Louisville AA AA 33 65 4 0 0 0 .062 .062 4
1920 30 1.6 Columbus AA AA 29 79 13 0 1 0 .165 .190 15
1921 31 2.0 Columbus AA AA 44 118 22 3 2 0 .186 .246 29
1922 32 4.4 Tulsa WL A 10 39 10 2 0 1 .256 .385 15
1928 38 9.2 New Orleans SOUA A 40 68 10 1 1 0 .147 .191 13
1929 39 10.5 New Orleans SOUA A 31 54 9 0 0 0 .167 .167 9
1930 40 11.8 2 Teams 2 Lgs AA-A 37 83 10 1 0 0 .120 .133 11
1930 40 12.2 Dallas TL A 13 23 3 1 0 0 .130 .174 4
1930 40 11.7 Buffalo IL AA 24 60 7 0 0 0 .117 .117 7
1931 41 12.2 2 Teams 2 Lgs A-AA 30 37 3 0 0 0 .081 .081 3
1931 41 11.9 Chattanooga SOUA A 16 20 1 0 0 0 .050 .050 1
1931 41 12.5 Buffalo IL AA 14 17 2 0 0 0 .118 .118 2
1932 42 2 Teams 2 Lgs AA-B 10
1932 42 14.2 Scranton NYPL B 6
1932 42 13.6 Buffalo IL AA 4
12 Seasons 388 775 775 120 10 8 2 .155 .155 .196 .351 152
B (1 season) B 6
A (5 seasons) A 110 204 204 33 4 1 1 .162 .162 .206 .368 42
AA (9 seasons) AA 272 571 571 87 6 7 1 .152 .152 .193 .345 110
A 7890 value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Minors Fielding

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
1931 41 2 Teams 2 Lgs A-AA P 30 0.00
1931 41 Chattanooga SOUA A P 16 0.00
1931 41 Buffalo IL AA P 14 0.00
1932 42 2 Teams 2 Lgs B-AA P 10 0.00
1932 42 Scranton NYPL B P 6 0.00
1932 42 Buffalo IL AA P 4 0.00
2 Seasons 40 0.00
A 7890 value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Teams Played For

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff
1911 21 Philadelphia Athletics American League MLB PHA 1
1912 22 Baltimore Orioles International League AA
1912 22 Philadelphia Athletics American League MLB PHA 1
1913 23 Baltimore Orioles International League AA
1914 24 Baltimore Orioles International League AA
1914 24 Louisville Colonels American Association AA
1915 25 Louisville Colonels American Association AA
1916 26 Chicago White Sox American League MLB CHW 1 1916-04-13 1916-09-23
1917 27 Chicago White Sox American League MLB CHW 1 1917-04-11 1917-09-29
1918 28 Chicago White Sox American League MLB CHW 1 1918-04-16 1918-09-02
1919 29 Chicago White Sox American League MLB CHW 1 1919-04-25 1919-07-29
1920 30 Columbus Senators American Association AA
1921 31 Columbus Senators American Association AA
1922 32 Tulsa Oilers Western League A
1922 32 St. Louis Browns American League MLB SLB 1 1922-04-13 1922-07-27
1923 33 St. Louis Browns American League MLB SLB 1 1923-04-18 1923-10-05
1924 34 St. Louis Browns American League MLB SLB 1 1924-04-16 1924-09-20
1925 35 St. Louis Browns American League MLB SLB 1 1925-04-27 1925-10-01
1926 36 Milwaukee Brewers American Association AA
1927 37 New Orleans Pelicans Southern Association A
1927 37 Milwaukee Brewers American Association AA
1928 38 New Orleans Pelicans Southern Association A
1929 39 New Orleans Pelicans Southern Association A
1930 40 Dallas Steers Texas League A
1930 40 Buffalo Bisons International League AA
1931 41 Chattanooga Lookouts Southern Association A
1931 41 Buffalo Bisons International League AA
1932 42 Scranton Miners New York-Pennsylvania League B
1932 42 Buffalo Bisons International League AA

Sabr ID: 9ea2e3b9

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