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Jerry DavanonHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1969-1977 MLB Years: 1969-1977
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PositionsSS-100, 2B-89, 3B-35, DH-5, OF-1, 1B-1Position when Drafted2BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameFrank Gerald Davanon
Height5-11Weight175BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 21,1945 [72.182]PlaceOceanside,California
High SchoolHoover (San Diego,CA)
CollegeWestmont College (Montecito,CA)

DraftedSelected by the St. Louis Cardinals in the 1st round (17th overall) of the 1966 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Houston Astros in the 36th round (654th overall) of the 1965 Amateur Entry Draft
MLB DebutApril 11,1969 [23.233]
OrganizationsSLN [4] HOU [2] BAL [1] CAL [1] SDN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID10507Retrosheet IDdavaj101MLBAM ID113078
RelationshipsFather of Jeff DaVanon
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed39Power44Contact59XBH49RBIs48Runs69Hitting53Durability20Team.488Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1969San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn362b2324594810030331200002.136.177.153.3309162.170.017.017.1584.8419.354.000.000.0012.50
1969St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26ss2316407123017006800012.300.391.450.84118446.355.150.300.37713.0417.391.332.1740.0033.33
1969Totals for NL-NL         40991120401100392000014.202.269.273.542275108.244.071.131.2508.3318.522.220.9399.0025.00
1970St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln223b-2b241118221000002500001.111.200.167.3673120.154.056.167.18110.0025.002.500.000.0050.00
1971Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal22b-ss2538811419500400122010005.235.340.296.63624594.311.061.210.30312.7721.281.670.000.0026.32
1973California AngelsALMLBcal19ss-2b2741496123002123900000.245.288.306.59415352.300.061.102.2755.7717.313.000.000.0025.00
1974St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln29ss-3b283040461004014520101.150.255.175.4307147.167.025.100.2198.5110.641.250.000.0016.67
1975Houston AstrosNLMLBhou16ss2932971527421102016710013.278.386.392.778387114.292.114.299.36114.046.140.440.8897.0025.93
1976Houston AstrosNLMLBhou16ss-2b306110719313312002211210112.290.408.402.810437130.316.112.290.37716.159.230.570.77107.0022.58
1977St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln162b3198200000001200000.000.111.000.111009.000.000.125.07911.1122.222.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter26249973117215350386880502316.234.331.315.64615729574.273.081.206.00011.8513.941.180.52166.3324.79
Houston Astros Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter9320434587523022371920125.284.398.397.7958114244.304.113.294.00015.167.790.510.82102.0024.14
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter6610615205011101132020114.189.287.264.551286122.221.075.189.00010.6616.391.540.82106.0030.00
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter38811419500400122010005.235.340.296.63624594.311.061.210.00012.7721.281.670.000.0026.32
San Diego Padres Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter24594810030331200002.136.177.153.3309162.170.017.017.0004.8419.354.000.000.0012.50
California Angels Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter41496123002123900000.245.288.306.59415352.300.061.102.0005.7717.313.000.000.0025.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1623094572133231254249301210.234.331.315.6469718355.273.081.206.00011.8513.941.180.52166.3324.79

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1969St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23SS16--2939367168.9584.25------16100.09.9
1969San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn232B15--2728445955.9323.67------2462.59.3
1969San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn23SS7--719132726.9633.71------2429.24.3
1970St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln243B5--66-312121.0002.40------1145.53.1
1970St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln242B3--28--10101.0003.33------1127.31.9
1971Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal25SS11--1028264038.9503.45------3828.97.0
1971Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal253B3--1---111.0000.33------387.91.9
1971Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal252B20--3431266765.9703.25------3852.612.7
1971Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal251B1---------------382.60.6
1973California AngelsALMLBcal27SS14-651325354138.9272.710.58-----4134.18.6
1973California AngelsALMLBcal272B13-591220213432.9412.460.54-----4131.78.0
1973California AngelsALMLBcal27DH5---------------4112.23.1
1973California AngelsALMLBcal273B7-204-1-54.8000.570.20-----4117.14.3
1974St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln283B8--231-65.8330.63------3026.75.0
1974St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln282B7--919-528281.0004.00------3023.34.3
1974St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln28SS14--813432521.8401.50------3046.78.7
1974St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln28OF1---------------303.30.6
1975Houston AstrosNLMLBhou29SS21--3765613108102.9444.86------3265.613.0
1975Houston AstrosNLMLBhou293B3--15--661.0002.00------329.41.9
1975Houston AstrosNLMLBhou292B9--1624134140.9764.44------3228.15.6
1976Houston AstrosNLMLBhou30SS17--2021484541.9112.41------6127.910.5
1976Houston AstrosNLMLBhou302B17--3067279997.9805.71------6127.910.5
1976Houston AstrosNLMLBhou303B9--3611109.9001.00------6114.85.6
1977St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln312B5--481-1312.9232.40------955.63.1
MLB Totals for SS - 6 season(s)-   SS100-651242102344357334.9363.345.14-----1000.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 8 season(s)-   2B89-591342051226351339.9663.815.75-----890.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 6 season(s)-   3B35-201720344037.9251.061.85-----350.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH5---------------50.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1---------------10.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1---------------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1969St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23----16------
1969San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn23---157------
1970St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24---3-5-----
1971Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal25--120113-----
1973California AngelsALMLBcal27---13147----5
1974St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln28---7148---1-
1975Houston AstrosNLMLBhou29---9213-----
1976Houston AstrosNLMLBhou30---17179-----
1977St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31---5-------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
1977-05-11Released by Cardinals. 
1976-11-23TradeTraded by Astros with Larry Dierker to Cardinals for Bob Detherage and Joe Ferguson. 
1975-04-09Purchased by Astros from Indians. 
1975-02-19ContractSigned as Free Agent by Indians. 
1975-01-23Released by Tigers. 
1975-01-03Purchased by Tigers from Cardinals. 
1973-09-25TradeTraded by Angels to Cardinals for Bill Stein. 
1972-06-10TradeTraded by Orioles to Angels for Roger Repoz. 
1970-11-30TradeTraded by Cardinals to Orioles for Moe Drabowsky. 
1969-05-22TradeTraded by Padres with Bill Davis to Cardinals for Sonny Ruberto and John Sipin. 
1968-10-14Selected by Padres from Cardinals in expansion draft (Pick #24). 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.