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Chili DavisTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1978-1999 MLB Years: 1981-1999
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Drafted
World Series Champion

PositionsOF-1390, DH-1170, C-97, P-1, 1B-1Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameCharles Theodore Davis
Height6-3Weight210BatsBothThrowsRight
Born DateJanuary 17,1960 [58.332]PlaceKingston,Jamaica
High SchoolDorsey (Los Angeles,CA)

DraftedSelected by the San Francisco Giants [Team Picks] in the 11th round (270th overall) of the 1977 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsGeorge Genovese
MLB DebutApril 10,1981 [21.084]
OrganizationsSFN [10] CAL [7] MIN [2] NYA [2] KCA [1] Awards6Awards Voting4-57
TBC Player ID10532Retrosheet IDdavic001MLBAM ID113099
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Player Notes:   First Major Leaguer born in Jamaica ... Topps All-Star Rookie (OF) in 1982
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed60Power81Contact48XBH69RBIs79Runs50Hitting74Durability76Team.496Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1978Cedar Rapids GiantsMidwAsfn-c-of181244246311918516731573610342100.281.342.460.80219539467.337.179.283.3627.7122.062.863.4326.5032.77
1979Fresno GiantsCalifA+sfn-of-c19134490911322452195304809134700.269.371.467.83822950584.288.198.414.37313.7015.581.143.6023.3337.88
1980Shreveport CaptainsTexAAsfn-c201294425013030412671918529433700.294.367.462.82920446507.344.168.287.37010.2618.541.812.3736.8335.38
1981Phoenix GiantsPCLAAAsfn-of21883347611716619754012465430240.350.431.6051.03620241385.373.255.476.46011.9514.031.174.9417.5835.04
1981San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn30of21815120000201200001.133.188.133.3212016.154.000.200.1596.2512.502.000.000.000.00
1982San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn30of22154641861672761976241345115276213.261.308.410.71826352701.288.149.237.3196.4216.412.562.7133.7431.14
1983Phoenix GiantsPCLAAAsfn-of23104412132029504610100.295.360.477.83721450.297.182.386.3718.0012.001.504.0022.0030.77
1983San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn30of2313748654113212115910125510803969.233.305.352.65717134553.271.119.228.2949.9519.531.961.9944.1830.09
1984San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn30of241374998715721621811284274122613.315.368.507.87525348546.335.192.285.3857.6913.551.763.8523.7630.57
1985San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn30of2513648153130252135615762740171216.270.349.412.76119840551.292.142.287.33311.2513.431.192.3637.0030.77
1986San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn30of26153526711462831370161384961252311.278.375.416.79121944618.315.138.304.34413.5915.531.142.1040.4630.14
1987San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn30,33of2714950080125221247616972109204158.250.344.442.78622147578.272.192.350.33612.4618.861.514.1520.8337.60
1988California AngelsALMLBcal6of281586008116129321939105611801101413.268.326.432.75825953667.297.164.255.3308.4017.692.113.1528.5732.92
1989California AngelsALMLBcal24of2915456081152241229030611090361221.271.340.436.77624447630.299.165.279.3439.6817.301.793.4925.4530.92
1990California AngelsALMLBcal24dh-of30113412581091711258126189003414.265.357.398.75516430476.309.133.279.34212.8218.701.462.5234.3327.52
1991Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin44dh311535348414834129935695117104139.277.385.507.89227164634.304.230.406.39114.9818.451.234.5718.4143.24
1992Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin44dh321384446312827212664573763091111.288.386.439.82519541529.318.151.313.36713.8014.371.042.2737.0032.03
1993California AngelsALMLBcal44dh33153573741393202711241711351001218.243.327.440.76725259645.273.197.326.33511.0120.931.904.1921.2242.45
1994California AngelsALMLBcal44dh341083927212218126843269841061112.311.410.561.97122045468.333.250.429.41014.7417.951.225.5615.0836.89
1995California AngelsALMLBcal44dh351194248113523020863389790091212.318.429.514.94321843522.344.196.406.40717.0515.130.893.8321.2031.85
1996California AngelsALMLBcal44dh361455307315524028955286990161118.292.387.496.88326352623.311.204.372.38013.8015.891.154.4918.9333.55
1997Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca44dh371404777113320030906385961041615.279.386.509.89524350567.290.230.415.38214.9916.931.135.2915.9037.59
1998Norwich NavigatorsEastAAnya53381137293015009710034.243.404.405.80915447.276.162.405.34719.1514.890.782.1337.0044.44
1998Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-38622481003004310000.364.481.409.8909127.421.045.227.41214.8111.110.750.000.0012.50
1998Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1759617401800131020034.288.432.407.83924574.333.119.339.37217.5713.510.771.3559.0029.41
1998New York YankeesALMLBnya45dh38351031130703901141800116.291.373.447.8204610118.325.156.282.35911.8615.251.292.5434.3333.33
1999New York YankeesALMLBnya45dh391464765912825119784173100203712.269.366.445.81121245554.303.176.336.35513.1818.051.373.4325.0535.16
MLB Totals - 19 Season(s)Filter24368673124023804243035013721429811941698152094188232.274.360.451.81139148049996.302.177.320.00011.9416.991.423.5024.7833.78
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter5021793298528942071327109412313581691874.294.377.488.8658751852067.331.194.360.00011.1817.321.553.4325.2535.04
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1044009213819621874512546350340.345.426.5801.00623246462.367.235.453.00011.6913.641.174.5519.0533.33
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter14047952139334137219186110143734.290.370.457.82721950554.339.167.296.00011.0118.231.662.3536.8535.97
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter134490911322452195304809134700.269.371.467.83822950584.288.198.414.00013.7015.581.143.6023.3337.88
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1244246311918516731573610342100.281.342.460.80219539467.337.179.283.0007.7122.062.863.4326.5032.77
California Angels Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter950349152097316761566182820493713254076108.279.365.464.82916203294031.307.185.329.00012.2317.691.453.8722.3833.81
San Francisco Giants Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter8743148432840144201014189562361578615336471.267.340.422.76213272653563.295.155.280.00010.1316.221.602.8331.1731.55
Minnesota Twins Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2919781472766134115991116819340132420.282.385.476.8614661051163.310.194.364.00014.4516.601.153.5323.8538.04
New York Yankees Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1815797015832122874287118204818.273.368.446.81425855672.307.173.326.00012.9517.561.363.2726.3234.81
Kansas City Royals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1404777113320030906385961041615.279.386.509.89524350567.290.230.415.00014.9916.931.135.2915.9037.59
Average MLB - Per 162 games16257782158282239197791131161315.274.360.451.81126053665.302.177.320.00011.9416.991.423.5024.7833.78
Average Minor - Per 162 games162579961703062310635137511653621.294.377.488.86528260667.331.194.360.00011.1817.321.553.4325.2535.04

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1993California AngelsALMLBcal44Rel33000.0010100102.0000000000----------0.00-2.99
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0010100102.0000000000----------0.00-0.00
California Angels Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0010100102.0000000000----------0.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings000.001100110001100220.0000000000----------0.00-0.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Cedar Rapids Giants MidwAsfn18C49--29141223354332.9386.78-----2212439.536.3
1978Cedar Rapids Giants MidwAsfn18OF41--7443-8178.9631.90------12433.130.4
1979Fresno Giants CalifA+sfn19OF73--11110111132121.9171.66------13454.552.5
1979Fresno Giants CalifA+sfn19C42--2283394270261.9676.21-----1713431.330.2
1980Shreveport Captains TexAAsfn20C6--328324340.9306.67------1294.74.4
1981Phoenix Giants PCLAAAsfn21OF86--17576-188182.9682.12------8897.765.2
1981San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn21OF6--7---771.0001.17------875.05.4
1982San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn22OF153--40416124432420.9722.75------15499.494.4
1983Phoenix Giants PCLAAAsfn23OF6--15-2-1715.8822.50------1060.04.2
1983San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn23OF133--357791373364.9762.74------13797.182.1
1984San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn24OF123--292992310301.9712.45------13789.875.9
1985San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn25OF126--2791062295289.9802.29------13692.677.8
1986San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn26OF148--303992321312.9722.11------15396.791.4
1987San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn27OF135--265672278271.9752.01------14990.683.3
1988California AngelsALMLBcal28OF153--29910191328309.9422.02------15896.894.4
1988California AngelsALMLBcal28DH3---------------1581.91.9
1989California AngelsALMLBcal29OF147--27056-281275.9791.87------15495.590.7
1989California AngelsALMLBcal29DH6---------------1543.93.7
1990California AngelsALMLBcal30DH60---------------11353.137.0
1990California AngelsALMLBcal30OF52--775318582.9651.58------11346.032.1
1991Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin31DH150---------------15398.092.6
1991Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin31OF2--2---221.0001.00------1531.31.2
1992Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin32DH125---------------13890.677.2
1992Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin32OF4--5---551.0001.25------1382.92.5
1992Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin321B1--1---111.0001.00------1380.70.6
1993California AngelsALMLBcal33DH150---------------15398.092.6
1993California AngelsALMLBcal33P1-2-------------1530.70.6
1994California AngelsALMLBcal34DH106---------------10898.192.2
1994California AngelsALMLBcal34OF2--5---551.0002.50------1081.91.7
1995California AngelsALMLBcal35DH119---------------119100.082.1
1996California AngelsALMLBcal36DH143---------------14598.688.8
1997Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca37DH133---------------14095.082.6
1998New York YankeesALMLBnya38DH34---------------3597.121.0
1999New York YankeesALMLBnya39DH141---------------14696.687.0
MLB Totals for OF - 13 season(s)-   OF1184--256577801527222642.9712.23------11840.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 12 season(s)-   DH1170---------------11700.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0
MLB Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1-2-------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF92--19078-205197.9612.14------920.00.0
AA Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C6--328324340.9306.67------60.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF73--11110111132121.9171.66------730.00.0
A+ Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C42--2283394270261.9676.21-----17420.00.0
A Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C49--29141223354332.9386.78-----22490.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF41--7443-8178.9631.90------410.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Cedar Rapids Giants MidwAsfn18-49-------41-
1979Fresno Giants CalifA+sfn19-42-------73-
1980Shreveport Captains TexAAsfn20-6---------
1981Phoenix Giants PCLAAAsfn21---------86-
1981San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn21---------6-
1982San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn22---------153-
1983Phoenix Giants PCLAAAsfn23---------6-
1983San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn23---------133-
1984San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn24---------123-
1985San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn25---------126-
1986San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn26---------148-
1987San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn27---------135-
1988California AngelsALMLBcal28---------1533
1989California AngelsALMLBcal29---------1476
1990California AngelsALMLBcal30---------5260
1991Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin31---------2150
1992Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin32--1------4125
1993California AngelsALMLBcal331---------150
1994California AngelsALMLBcal34---------2106
1995California AngelsALMLBcal35----------119
1996California AngelsALMLBcal36----------143
1997Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca37----------133
1998New York YankeesALMLBnya38----------34
1999New York YankeesALMLBnya39----------141

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1987San Francisco GiantsChamp. SeriesMLB27620231000001400000.150.190.200.3904121.188.050.1004.7619.054.000.000.0033.33
1991Minnesota TwinsChamp. SeriesMLB31517352002105800000.294.455.412.8677222.556.118.47122.7336.361.600.000.0040.00
1991Minnesota TwinsWorld SeriesMLB31618440024002300000.222.300.556.85610220.154.334.44410.0015.001.5010.009.0050.00
1998New York YankeesDiv SeriesMLB3826010000000200000.167.167.167.334106.250.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1998New York YankeesChamp. SeriesMLB38514241015002300000.286.375.571.9468216.300.285.42912.5018.751.506.2514.0050.00
1998New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB3837320002003200000.286.500.286.7862010.400.000.42930.0020.000.670.000.000.00
1999New York YankeesDiv SeriesMLB3913010000000200000.333.333.333.6661031.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
1999New York YankeesChamp. SeriesMLB39511010001003400000.091.286.091.3771014.143.000.27321.4328.571.330.000.000.00
1999New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB3914000000000200000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 2 yrs39020000000400000.222.222.222.444209.400.000.0000.0044.440.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 4 yrs2162713401810111900000.210.329.323.65220573.286.113.30615.0726.031.731.3762.0038.46
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 3 yrs1029760026005700000.207.324.414.73812234.200.207.37914.7120.591.405.8814.5033.33

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2011Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAMinorbos51Hitting Coach1428161.570--1Arnold BeyelerLost in Semi-Finals
2012Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak52Hitting Coach1326468.48515.01Bob MelvinLost in 1st Round (Tigers)
2013Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak53Hitting Coach1629666.593--1Bob MelvinLost in 1st Round (Tigers)
2014Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak54Hitting Coach1628874.54310.02Bob MelvinLost AL Wild-Card Game (Royals)
2015Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos55Hitting Coach1627884.48115.05John Farrell
2016Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos56Hitting Coach1629369.574--1John FarrellLost in 1st Round (Indians)
2017Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos57Hitting Coach1629369.574--1John FarrellLost in 1st Round (Astros)
2018Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn58Hitting Coach1629468.5801.52Joe Maddon
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Awards [6]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1984National League Player of the Week (September 10-September 16)1
1986National League Player of the Week (June 9-June 15)1
1988AL Player of the Month (July)1
1989American League Player of the Week (July 31-August 6)1
1991Edgar Martinez Award (Outstanding MLB DH)1
1999American League Player of the Week (April 5-April 11)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1999-12-01Released by Yankees. 
1997-12-10ContractSigned as Free Agent by Yankees. 
1997-10-29Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1996-10-28TradeTraded by Angels to Royals for Mark Gubicza and Mike Bovee. 
1992-12-11ContractSigned as Free Agent by Angels. 
1992-11-03Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1991-01-29ContractSigned as Free Agent by Twins. 
1990-12-07Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1987-12-01ContractSigned as Free Agent by Angels. 
1987-11-09Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
* 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.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1985San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll25550,000-190669++370,78060,000550,000
1986San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll26690,000-158678++386,34760,0001,240,000
1987San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll27815,000-98287++344,90660,0002,055,000
1988California AngelsTeam Payroll28850,000-114684++392,10762,5002,905,000
1989California AngelsTeam Payroll291,475,000-44195++429,80262,5004,380,000
1990California AngelsTeam Payroll301,375,000-82589++515,727100,0005,755,000
1991Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll311,700,000-137581++742,231100,0007,455,000
1992Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll322,800,000-79491++962,245109,00010,255,000
1993California AngelsTeam Payroll332,400,000-144685++968,431109,00012,655,000
1994California AngelsTeam Payroll342,900,000-125387++957,101109,00015,555,000
1995California AngelsTeam Payroll353,800,000-81492++999,520109,00019,355,000
1996California AngelsTeam Payroll363,800,000-72293++957,870109,00023,155,000
1997Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll373,800,000-87491++1,182,177150,00026,955,000
1998New York YankeesTeam Payroll384,333,333-82692++1,276,192170,00031,288,333
1999New York YankeesTeam Payroll394,333,333-112988++1,454,491200,00035,621,666
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red