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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Joel Clark Davis
Stat Years
1983-1989  [mlb] 1985-1988
Height/Weight
6-5 / 205
Bats/Throws
Left / Right
Positions
P (180)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
High School
Sandalwood (Jacksonville,FL)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the Chicago White Sox in Round #1 (#13 overall) of the 1983 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1985-08-11 - Boxscore  (Age: 20.193)
Service Time
Organizations
CHA [6] CLE [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 10547 ... retro id: davij002 ... mlbam id: 113119
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1983Gulf Coast White Sox GCLRkcha-181---621.9112123100075.1512316126952021.026.090.123.1111.352.753.65.750
    1983Minor Totals: CHAbyYearRk----181---621.9212123100075.3512316126952021.036.110.123.1211.382.763.65.750
    1984Niagara Falls SoxNYPLA-cha-192---342.3511112100069.0573518137724011.367.430.134.839.394.571.95.429
    1984Appleton FoxesMidwAcha-192---126.0211100001040.1402727038383001.938.930.008.488.486.021.00.333
    1984Minor Totals: CHAbyYearA-/A----192---463.71222121010109.39762451751107011.588.000.086.199.075.111.47.400
    1985Glens Falls White SoxEastAAcha-203---112.84440000025.12188416200021.467.461.425.687.112.841.25.500
    1985Buffalo BisonsAmerAAAcha-203---254.6310101000056.1613929535313001.709.750.805.594.956.230.89.286
    1985Chicago White SoxALMLBcha52203Log - Sp - Ext - Perf334.1612111001071.1713433626371011.368.960.763.284.674.291.42.500
    1985Minor Totals: CHAbyYearAA/AAA----202---364.1014141000081.7824737951513021.649.091.005.655.655.211.00.333
    1985MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----201Log - Sp - Ext - Perf334.1812111001071.3713433626371011.368.990.763.294.684.301.42.500
    1986Buffalo BisonsAmerAAAcha-214---144.58661000039.1412420511303011.329.381.142.526.865.492.73.200
    1986Chicago White SoxALMLBcha52214Log - Sp - Ext - Perf454.70191910000105.11156455951544111.589.830.774.364.615.471.06.444
    1986Minor Totals: CHAbyYearAAA----211---144.60661000039.3412420511303011.339.441.152.536.915.522.73.200
    1986MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----211Log - Sp - Ext - Perf454.71191910000105.31156455951544111.589.850.774.374.625.481.06.444
    1987Hawaii IslandersPCLAAAcha-225---673.71171641110111.2905446845524011.217.250.643.634.194.351.16.462
    1987Chicago White SoxALMLBcha52225Log - Sp - Ext - Perf155.731391014055.0563535729251001.559.161.154.754.095.730.86.167
    1987Minor Totals: CHAbyYearAAA----221---673.72171641110111.7905446845524011.217.280.653.644.214.371.16.462
    1987MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----221Log - Sp - Ext - Perf155.731391014055.0563535729251001.559.161.154.754.095.730.86.167
    1988Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAcha-236---713.76271310514295.21004540327752071.339.410.282.547.064.232.78.875
    1988Chicago White SoxALMLBcha31236Log - Sp - Ext - Perf016.75520013016.021121245100001.6311.812.252.815.636.752.00.000
    1988Minor Totals: CHAbyYearAAA----231---713.78271310514295.71004540327752071.339.450.282.557.094.252.78.875
    1988MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf016.75520013016.021121245100001.6311.812.252.815.636.752.00.000
    1989Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcle-247---696.993315007180110.215796861342605021.8012.771.063.424.887.811.43.400
    1989Minor Totals: CLEbyYearAAA----241---697.023315007180110.715796861342605021.8112.821.063.434.907.841.43.400
    MLB Totals (4 yrs)8144.92494130280247.7263145135261111266121.519.580.954.044.595.281.14.364
    American League Totals (4 yrs)8144.92494130280247.7263145135261111266121.519.580.954.044.595.281.14.364
    Minor League Totals33354.191319712313342623.761835129040277473260161.448.920.584.006.835.071.71.485
    Minor: Rk Totals621.9212123100075.3512316126952021.036.110.123.1211.382.763.65.750
    Minor: A- Totals342.3511112100069.0573518137724011.367.430.134.839.394.571.95.429
    Minor: A Totals126.0611100001040.3402727038383001.958.980.008.538.536.061.00.333
    Minor: AA Totals112.87440000025.32188416200021.477.531.435.747.172.871.25.500
    Minor: AAA Totals22264.8193607113332413.744925822134160248170111.479.780.743.485.405.621.55.458
    Chicago White Sox Totals (4 yrs)8144.92494130280247.7263145135261111266121.519.580.954.044.595.281.14.364
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1986Buffalo BisonsAmerAAAcha-21p---171000000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor League Totals71000000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AAA Totals71000000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1983Gulf Coast White Sox GCLRk18P1200.049101413.9291.100.0019.4100.06
    1984Niagara Falls SoxNYPLA-19P1100.0710221917.8951.500.0014.7100.08
    1984Appleton FoxesMidwA19P1100.0211201513.8671.200.008.1100.09
    1985Glens Falls White SoxEastAA20P400.00300331.0000.800.002.9100.017
    1985Buffalo BisonsAmerAAA20P1000.00700771.0000.700.007.0100.013
    1985Chicago White SoxALMLB20P12071.1431187.8750.600.107.4100.011
    1986Buffalo BisonsAmerAAA21P600.03300661.0001.000.004.285.714
    1986Chicago White SoxALMLB21P190105.1718212725.9261.300.2411.7100.012
    1987Hawaii IslandersPCLAAA22P1700.01012122322.9571.300.0012.1100.012
    1987Chicago White SoxALMLB22P13055.0511176.8570.500.118.0100.012
    1988Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAA23P2700.077311714.8240.500.0019.0100.06
    1988Chicago White SoxALMLB23P5016.01100221.0000.400.133.1100.018
    1989Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAA24P3300.01413323027.9000.800.0023.2100.04
    MLB Totals - (P)4902471723434440.9090.800.160.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)93003442758376.9160.800.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (P)4000300331.0000.800.000.00.00
    A Totals - (P)1100211201513.8671.200.000.00.00
    A- Totals - (P)1100710221917.8951.500.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (P)120049101413.9291.100.000.00.00
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1983Minor12----------
    1984Minor22----------
    1985MLB12----------
    1985Minor14----------
    1986MLB19----------
    1986Minor6----------
    1987MLB13----------
    1987Minor17----------
    1988MLB5----------
    1988Minor27----------
    1989Minor33----------
    Totals180----------