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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, United States
Died: September 19, 1970 in Baltimore, Maryland, United States
School: Baylor University (Waco, TX)

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Register Pitching

Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff W L W-L% ERA RAvg 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
1911 21 -5.5 PHA AL MLB PHA 4 1 .800 3.74 4.81 14 2 10 1 0 1 33.2 29 18 14 1 17 21 3 0 0 141 1.366 7.8 0.3 4.5 5.6 1.24
1912 22 -5.9 Baltimore IL AA 12 10 .545 4.07 37 221.1 197 100 59 1.157 8.0 2.4
1912 22 -4.2 PHA AL MLB PHA 0 0 3.98 6.20 3 0 3 0 0 0 20.1 26 14 9 0 12 8 0 0 0 89 1.869 11.5 0.0 5.3 3.5 0.67
1913 23 -3.9 Baltimore IL AA 16 14 .533 4.32 53 304.0 288 146 96 1.263 8.5 2.8
1914 24 2 Teams 2 Lgs AA 18 20 .474 3.99 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 4.26 13 88.2 80 42 38 48 1.444 8.1 4.9
1914 24 -0.9 Baltimore IL AA 12 15 .444 3.86 32 184.0 147 79 75 1.207 7.2 3.7
1915 25 -1.6 Louisville AA AA 12 8 .600 3.00 3.95 33 189.0 150 83 63 91 1.275 7.1 4.3
1916 26 0.2 CHW AL MLB CHW 6 5 .545 3.27 4.13 28 8 12 1 0 2 93.2 87 43 34 1 37 49 3 3 1 376 1.324 8.4 0.1 3.6 4.7 1.32
1917 27 0.8 CHW AL MLB CHW 11 6 .647 2.65 2.91 50 9 26 1 1 9 173.0 155 56 51 1 74 79 3 1 2 713 1.324 8.1 0.1 3.8 4.1 1.07
1918 28 1.1 CHW AL MLB CHW 6 15 .286 3.43 4.73 39 11 20 5 0 2 139.0 148 73 53 1 40 48 5 0 1 570 1.353 9.6 0.1 2.6 3.1 1.20
1919 29 1.8 CHW AL MLB CHW 1 2 .333 7.78 9.50 15 1 9 0 0 1 41.2 58 44 36 1 20 17 1 0 0 195 1.872 12.5 0.2 4.3 3.7 0.85
1920 30 1.9 Columbus AA AA 13 12 .520 2.57 3.71 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 3.72 44 329.0 292 136 97 114 1.234 8.0 3.1
1922 32 4.4 Tulsa WL A 6 4 .600 4.60 10 90.0 96 46 15 1.233 9.6 1.5
Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff W L W-L% ERA RAvg 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
1922 32 4.5 SLB AL MLB SLB 5 2 .714 3.28 4.18 20 10 5 3 0 1 79.2 93 37 29 1 38 48 1 4 0 358 1.644 10.5 0.1 4.3 5.4 1.26
1923 33 5.2 SLB AL MLB SLB 16 14 .533 3.94 4.41 38 29 4 16 0 1 226.1 221 111 99 4 87 96 12 3 2 967 1.361 8.8 0.2 3.5 3.8 1.10
1924 34 5.9 SLB AL MLB SLB 15 12 .556 4.51 5.16 41 27 10 12 1 5 219.2 246 126 110 16 69 65 3 1 1 946 1.434 10.1 0.7 2.8 2.7 0.94
1925 35 6.1 SLB AL MLB SLB 7 9 .438 4.36 5.43 38 15 10 5 0 2 159.0 172 96 77 19 61 53 3 1 1 697 1.465 9.7 1.1 3.5 3.0 0.87
1926 36 6.0 Milwaukee AA AA 17 15 .531 3.92 4.78 43 273.0 294 145 119 74 1.348 9.7 2.4
1927 37 2 Teams 2 Lgs A-AA 17 5 .773 3.45 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 2.54 26 181.0 159 51 45 28 1.033 7.9 1.4
1927 37 7.6 Milwaukee AA AA 1 1 .500 10.08 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 4.84 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 4.39 32 162.0 136 79 61 48 1.136 7.6 2.7
1930 40 2 Teams 2 Lgs AA-A 14 13 .519 4.67 4.98 37 235.0 250 130 122 70 1.362 9.6 2.7
1930 40 9.4 Dallas TL A 2 5 .286 5.72 6.08 13 74.0 92 50 47 25 1.581 11.2 3.0
1930 40 12.4 Buffalo IL AA 12 8 .600 4.19 4.47 24 161.0 158 80 75 45 1.261 8.8 2.5
1931 41 2 Teams 2 Lgs A-AA 7 12 .368 5.14 5.75 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 4.56 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 7.20 14 60.0 81 48 43 17 1.633 12.2 2.6
1932 42 2 Teams 2 Lgs B-AA 2 3 .400 6.00 6.80 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 5.85 6 40.0 53 26 23 12 1.625 11.9 2.7
1932 42 14.5 Buffalo IL AA 0 1 .000 12.60 14.40 4 5.0 11 8 7 4 3.000 19.8 7.2
MLB (10 seasons) MLB 71 66 .518 3.89 4.69 286 112 109 44 2 24 1186.0 1235 618 512 45 455 484 34 13 8 5052 1.425 9.4 0.3 3.5 3.7 1.06
Minors (14 seasons) Minors 177 150 .541 4.32 473 8 2900.0 2810 1392 827 915 1.284 8.7 2.8
All Levels (22 Seasons) 248 216 .534 4.43 759 120 109 44 2 24 4086.0 4045 2010 1339 45 1370 484 34 13 8 5052 1.325 8.9 3.0
A (6 seasons) Minors 46 37 .554 4.28 134 8 792.0 821 377 297 199 1.288 9.3 2.3
AA (11 seasons) Minors 129 111 .538 4.30 333 2068.0 1936 989 507 704 1.277 8.4 3.1
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Register 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
1911 21 -6.2 PHA AL MLB PHA 14 8 6 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .167 .286 .167 .452 1 0 1
1912 22 -6.5 Baltimore IL AA 37 78 18 0 2 0 .231 .282 22
1912 22 -4.6 PHA AL MLB PHA 3 8 8 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .250 .250 .250 .500 2 0 0
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 64 8 1 0 1 12
1914 24 -3.1 Baltimore IL AA 32 64 8 1 0 1 .125 .188 12
1914 24 -4.3 Louisville AA AA
1915 25 -3.1 Louisville AA AA 33 65 4 0 0 0 .062 .062 4
1916 26 -0.9 CHW AL MLB CHW 28 29 23 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 4 12 .087 .222 .087 .309 2 0 2
1917 27 0.1 CHW AL MLB CHW 50 57 46 3 6 2 1 0 5 1 6 19 .130 .231 .217 .448 10 0 5
1918 28 0.1 CHW AL MLB CHW 39 47 42 3 6 0 0 0 0 0 2 11 .143 .200 .143 .343 6 1 2
1919 29 1.1 CHW AL MLB CHW 15 12 9 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 2 .111 .273 .222 .495 2 0 1
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
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
1922 32 3.3 SLB AL MLB SLB 20 24 23 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 .087 .125 .087 .212 2 0 0
1923 33 4.7 SLB AL MLB SLB 38 89 71 5 15 5 1 0 11 0 0 9 7 .211 .309 .310 .619 22 1 8
1924 34 5.3 SLB AL MLB SLB 41 86 76 3 13 3 2 0 9 1 0 4 15 .171 .213 .263 .476 20 0 6
1925 35 6.4 SLB AL MLB SLB 38 56 46 3 8 0 0 0 2 0 0 4 8 .174 .255 .174 .429 8 1 5
1926 36 6.7 Milwaukee AA AA 43 93 18 2 1 0 .194 .237 22
1927 37 7.9 2 Teams 2 Lgs A-AA 32 65 65 8 1 0 0 .123 .138 9
1927 37 7.9 New Orleans SOUA A 25 59 8 1 0 0 .136 .153 9
1927 37 7.7 Milwaukee AA AA 7 6 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
1928 38 9.2 New Orleans SOUA A 40 68 10 1 1 0 .147 .191 13
1929 39 10.4 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 83 10 1 0 0 .120 .133 11
1930 40 12.1 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 12.1 2 Teams 2 Lgs A-AA 30 37 37 3 0 0 0 .081 .081 3
1931 41 11.8 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
MLB (10 seasons) MLB 286 416 350 23 56 11 4 0 27 2 0 33 84 .160 .238 .214 .453 75 3 30
Minors (14 seasons) Minors 463 933 933 146 13 9 2 183
All Levels (22 Seasons) 749 1349 1283 23 202 24 13 2 27 2 0 33 84 258 3 30
A (6 seasons) Minors 135 263 263 41 5 1 1 .156 .194 51
AA (11 seasons) Minors 322 670 670 105 8 8 1 132
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Register Fielding

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
1911 21 PHA AL MLB PHA P 14 34.0 10 3 7 0 0 1.000 2.65 0.71
1912 22 PHA AL MLB PHA P 3 20.0 7 1 6 0 1 1.000 3.15 2.33
1916 26 CHW AL MLB CHW P 28 94.0 37 2 32 3 0 .919 3.26 1.21
1917 27 CHW AL MLB CHW P 50 173.0 46 0 42 4 0 .913 2.18 0.84
1918 28 CHW AL MLB CHW P 39 139.0 48 7 39 2 1 .958 2.98 1.18
1919 29 CHW AL MLB CHW P 15 42.0 11 1 10 0 0 1.000 2.36 0.73
1922 32 SLB AL MLB SLB P 20 80.0 17 6 11 0 2 1.000 1.91 0.85
1923 33 SLB AL MLB SLB P 38 226.0 61 7 54 0 2 1.000 2.43 1.61
1924 34 SLB AL MLB SLB P 41 220.0 46 4 40 2 2 .957 1.80 1.07
1925 35 SLB AL MLB SLB P 38 159.0 27 4 21 2 0 .926 1.42 0.66
1931 41 2 Teams 2 Lgs A-AA P 30
1931 41 Chattanooga SOUA A P 16
1931 41 Buffalo IL AA P 14
1932 42 2 Teams 2 Lgs B-AA P 10
1932 42 Scranton NYPL B P 6
1932 42 Buffalo IL AA P 4
MLB (10 seasons) MLB P 286 1187.0 310 35 262 13 8 .958 2.25 1.04
Minors (2 seasons) Minors P 40
All Levels (12 Seasons) P 326 1187.0 310 35 262 13 8
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Teams Played For

Year Age Tm Lg Lev
1911 21 Philadelphia Athletics American League MLB 1
1912 22 Baltimore Orioles International League AA
1912 22 Philadelphia Athletics American League MLB 1
1913 23 Baltimore Orioles International League AA
1914 24 Louisville Colonels American Association AA
1914 24 Baltimore Orioles International League AA
1915 25 Louisville Colonels American Association AA
1916 26 Chicago White Sox American League MLB 1 1916-04-13 1916-09-23
1917 27 Chicago White Sox American League MLB 1 1917-04-11 1917-09-29
1918 28 Chicago White Sox American League MLB 1 1918-04-16 1918-09-02
1919 29 Chicago White Sox American League MLB 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 1 1922-04-13 1922-07-27
1923 33 St. Louis Browns American League MLB 1 1923-04-18 1923-10-05
1924 34 St. Louis Browns American League MLB 1 1924-04-16 1924-09-20
1925 35 St. Louis Browns American League MLB 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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