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Tommy DavisTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1957-1976 MLB Years: 1959-1976
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World Series Champion

PositionsOF-1251, DH-451, 3B-147, 1B-65, 2B-3Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameHerman Thomas Davis
Height6-2Weight205BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMarch 21,1939 [79.092]PlaceBrooklyn,New York
High SchoolBoys and Girls (Brooklyn,NY)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1956 by the Brooklyn Dodgers.
Signing Bonus$4,000Signing ScoutsAl Campanis
MLB DebutSeptember 22,1959 [20.185]
OrganizationsLAN [9] BAL [4] OAK [2] CHN [2] HOU [2] SE1 [1] BRO [1] CAL [1] CHA [1] KCA [1] NYN [1] Awards1Awards Voting7-277
TBC Player ID10567Retrosheet IDdavit103MLBAM ID113112
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Player Notes:   Selected by the Seattle Pilots from the Chicago White Sox in the 1968 AL expansion draft (#16 pick)
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed78Power50Contact82XBH37RBIs82Runs42Hitting86Durability59Team.535Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1957KokomoMidwA-1812751811518523617104000000000.357.357.523.88027146518.335.166.166.3880.000.000.003.2830.4724.86
1958VictoriaTexAA-191224617414021101366000000000.304.304.477.78122044461.283.173.174.3410.000.000.002.8235.4631.43
1959MontrealILAAA-201426380117000000000.308.308.500.80813226.280.192.192.3510.000.000.003.8526.0025.00
1959SpokanePCLAAA-20153612902113291878000000000.345.345.515.86031559612.325.170.170.3770.000.000.002.9434.0027.96
1959Totals for AAA-AAA         1676389321932101985000000000.343.343.514.85732861638.323.171.171.3760.000.000.002.9833.5827.85
1959Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan122011000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1960Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan12of211103524397181114462133523426.276.302.426.72815030374.277.150.199.3203.489.362.692.9432.0030.93
1961Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan12of-3b221324606012813215581043253295416.278.325.413.73819030508.285.135.217.3256.3010.431.662.9530.6723.44
1962Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan12of23163665120230279271531863365238617.346.374.535.90935663711.349.189.257.3954.649.141.973.8024.6327.39
1963Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan12of2414655669181193168815102959417517.326.359.457.81625438597.338.131.192.3594.869.882.032.6834.7520.99
1964Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan12of251525927016320514861182968415614.275.311.397.70823539631.289.122.176.3114.6010.782.342.2242.2923.93
1965Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan12of2617603151109212401115.250.270.300.57018264.263.050.100.2473.136.252.000.000.0013.33
1966Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan12of271003132798111327331636001411.313.345.383.72812015330.345.070.121.3214.8510.912.250.91104.3315.31
1967New York MetsNLMLBnyn12of281545777217432016739331717151016.302.342.440.78225448621.319.138.203.3464.9911.432.292.5836.0627.59
1968Chicago White SoxALMLBcha10of291324563012253850421648046316.268.289.344.63315716482.281.076.116.2863.329.963.001.6657.0013.11
1969Seattle PilotsALMLBse112of30123454521232916801943046415517.271.318.379.69717236494.287.108.207.3146.079.311.531.2175.6729.27
1969Houston AstrosNLMLBhou10of3024792193019118910002.241.318.316.63425488.261.075.177.2989.0910.231.131.1479.0021.05
1969Totals for MLB-MLB         147533541423217892053855515519.266.318.370.68819740582.284.104.203.3116.539.451.451.2076.1428.17
1970Houston AstrosNLMLBhou10of315721324601223308372500013.282.305.399.7048517220.308.117.174.3133.1811.363.571.3671.0028.33
1970Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak12,42of31662001758911272481812214.290.318.360.6787211213.311.070.100.3043.768.452.250.47200.0018.97
1970Totals for MLB-MLB         13445545129233665107164412227.284.308.387.69517632476.302.103.145.3103.369.242.751.2675.8324.81
1970Chicago CubsNLMLBchn29of3111424112028001100000.262.279.452.73119443.231.190.214.3232.332.331.004.6521.0036.36
1970Totals for MLB-MLB         13445545129233665107164412227.284.308.387.69517632476.302.103.145.3103.369.242.751.2675.8324.81
1971Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak121b3279219267181342711519013110.324.363.411.7749012238.340.087.183.3506.307.981.271.2673.0016.90
1972Chicago CubsNLMLBchn241b-of331526371006012300000.269.321.308.6298128.304.039.077.2937.1410.711.500.000.0014.29
1972Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal36of-of33268292130062061800003.256.307.293.60024388.328.037.134.2806.8220.453.000.000.0014.29
1972Totals for MLB-MLB         411081228400122182100003.259.310.296.606324116.322.037.120.2836.9018.102.630.000.0014.29
1973Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal12dh34137552531692037891133056134315.306.341.391.73221630590.329.085.154.3315.089.491.871.1978.8617.75
1974Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal12dh35158626671812011184623449337920.289.325.377.70223632673.297.088.149.3185.057.281.441.6356.9117.68
1975Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal12dh3611646043130141657202352023214.283.315.357.67216421488.306.074.128.3084.7110.662.261.2376.6716.15
1976California AngelsALMLBcal12dh3772219165850326011518102312.265.312.329.641728237.275.064.128.2956.337.591.201.2773.0013.79
1976Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca10dh37819150000001000001.263.300.263.5635020.263.000.053.2675.000.000.000.000.000.00
1959Totals for AL-AL         80238176350326011618102313.265.311.324.635778257.274.059.122.2846.237.001.131.1779.3312.70
MLB Totals - 18 Season(s)Filter1999722381121212723515310521365938175432356866219.294.329.405.73429224607739.308.111.174.0004.929.741.981.9847.2121.69
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter4161617282544762649255000000000.336.336.506.8428191511617.316.170.170.0000.000.000.003.0333.0027.76
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1676389321932101985000000000.343.343.514.85732861638.323.171.171.0000.000.000.002.9833.5827.85
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1224617414021101366000000000.304.304.477.78122044461.283.173.174.0000.000.000.002.8235.4631.43
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter12751811518523617104000000000.357.357.523.88027146518.335.166.166.0000.000.000.003.2830.4724.86
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter8212999392912109228646565341543211418312886.304.338.441.77913232173216.315.137.199.0004.799.982.082.6734.8723.79
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter4371720172501575242362159317548141452.291.327.372.699640861839.311.081.144.0005.069.521.881.3171.6717.17
New York Mets Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1545777217432016739331717151016.302.342.440.78225448621.319.138.203.0004.9911.432.292.5836.0627.59
Chicago White Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1324563012253850421648046316.268.289.344.63315716482.281.076.116.0003.329.963.001.6657.0013.11
Seattle Pilots Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter123454521232916801943046415517.271.318.379.69717236494.287.108.207.0006.079.311.531.2175.6729.27
Oakland Athletics Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter14541943129172469952337135214.308.342.387.72916223451.326.079.143.0005.108.201.610.89104.7517.83
Houston Astros Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter81292267915243994153410015.271.308.377.68511021308.295.106.175.0004.8711.042.271.3073.0026.58
California Angels Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter72219165850326011518102312.265.312.329.641728237.275.064.128.0006.337.591.201.2773.0013.79
Chicago Cubs Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter266871830214013400000.265.296.397.69327571.258.132.162.0004.235.631.332.8234.0027.78
Kansas City Royals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter819150000001000001.263.300.263.5635020.263.000.053.0005.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1625856617222312851153161336518.294.329.405.73423737627.308.111.174.0004.929.741.981.9847.2121.69
Average Minor - Per 162 games16263011021230101999000000000.336.336.506.84231959630.316.170.170.0000.000.000.003.0333.0027.76

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1960Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan21OF87--151742162158.9751.82------11079.156.5
1960Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan213B5--210--12121.0002.40------1104.53.2
1961Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan22OF86--143342150146.9731.70------13265.255.8
1961Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan223B59--3088136131118.9012.00------13244.738.3
1962Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan23OF146--240910-259249.9611.71------16389.688.5
1962Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan233B39--29511079080.8892.05------16323.923.6
1963Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan24OF129--181763194188.9691.46------14688.479.6
1963Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan243B40--2360979283.9022.08------14627.424.7
1964Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan25OF148--264951278273.9821.84------15297.491.4
1965Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan26OF16--211-122221.0001.38------1794.19.9
1966Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan27OF79--98531106103.9721.30------10079.048.8
1966Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan273B2--14--551.0002.50------1002.01.2
1967New York MetsNLMLBnyn28OF149--23156-242236.9751.58------15496.892.0
1967New York MetsNLMLBnyn281B1--521-87.8757.00------1540.60.6
1968Chicago White SoxALMLBcha29OF116--171872186179.9621.54------13287.971.6
1968Chicago White SoxALMLBcha291B6--401134241.9766.83------1324.53.7
1969Seattle PilotsALMLBse130OF112--17436-183177.9671.58------12391.169.1
1969Houston AstrosNLMLBhou30OF21--271--28281.0001.33------2487.513.0
1969Seattle PilotsALMLBse1301B1--9-1-109.9009.00------1230.80.6
1970Houston AstrosNLMLBhou31OF53--714417975.9491.42------5793.032.7
1970Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak31OF45--5112-5452.9631.16------6668.227.8
1970Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31OF10--15-1-1615.9381.50------1190.96.2
1970Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak311B8--593296462.9697.75------6612.14.9
1971Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak321B35--24730324280277.9897.91------7944.321.7
1971Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak32OF16--27-2-2927.9311.69------7920.39.9
1971Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak322B3---3--331.0001.00------793.81.9
1971Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak323B2--14--551.0002.50------792.51.2
1972Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal33OF18-14031---31311.0001.720.22-----2669.211.7
1972Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal33OF18--31---31311.0001.72------2669.211.7
1972Chicago CubsNLMLBchn331B3-18271--28281.0009.331.56-----1520.01.9
1972Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal331B3-16204--24241.0008.001.50-----2611.51.9
1972Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal331B3--204--24241.0008.00------2611.51.9
1972Chicago CubsNLMLBchn33OF2-154-1-54.8002.000.27-----1513.31.3
1973Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal34DH128---------------13793.479.0
1973Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal341B4-27322133534.9718.501.26-----1372.92.5
1974Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35DH155---------------15898.195.7
1975Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal36DH111---------------11695.769.8
1976California AngelsALMLBcal37DH54---------------7275.033.3
1976Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca37DH3---------------837.51.9
1976California AngelsALMLBcal371B1--4---441.0004.00------721.40.6
MLB Totals for OF - 13 season(s)-   OF1251-155193163611320551994.9701.5912.86-----12510.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 4 season(s)-   DH451---------------4510.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 6 season(s)-   3B147--862173220335303.9042.06------1470.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 8 season(s)-   1B65-6146347939519510.9837.858.36-----650.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B3---3--331.0001.00------30.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1960Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan21-----5---87-
1961Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan22-----59---86-
1962Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan23-----39---146-
1963Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan24-----40---129-
1964Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan25---------148-
1965Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan26---------16-
1966Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan27-----2---79-
1967New York MetsNLMLBnyn28--1------149-
1968Chicago White SoxALMLBcha29--6------116-
1969Seattle PilotsALMLBse130--1------112-
1969Houston AstrosNLMLBhou30---------21-
1970Houston AstrosNLMLBhou31---------53-
1970Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak31--8------45-
1970Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31---------10-
1971Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak32--353-2---16-
1972Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal33--6------36-
1972Chicago CubsNLMLBchn33--3------2-
1973Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal34--4-------128
1974Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35----------155
1975Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal36----------111
1976California AngelsALMLBcal37--1-------54
1976Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca37----------3

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1963Los Angeles DodgersWorld SeriesMLB24415060202100200000.400.400.6671.06710215.462.267.3330.0013.330.000.000.0033.33
1966Los Angeles DodgersWorld SeriesMLB2748020000001100000.250.333.250.583209.286.000.12511.1111.111.000.000.000.00
1971Oakland AthleticsChamp. SeriesMLB3238131000000000000.375.375.500.875418.375.125.1250.000.000.000.000.0033.33
1973Baltimore OriolesChamp. SeriesMLB34521161002001000000.286.318.333.6517122.286.047.0954.550.000.000.000.0016.67
1974Baltimore OriolesChamp. SeriesMLB35415040001000100000.267.267.267.5344015.286.000.0000.006.670.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 3 yrs12442132003001100000.295.311.341.65215245.302.046.0682.222.221.000.000.0015.38
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs823080202101300000.348.375.522.89712224.400.174.2614.1712.503.000.000.0025.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1981Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea42Hitting Coach1094465.40420.06Rene Lachemann,Maury Wills
* 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 [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1974Edgar Martinez Award (Outstanding MLB DH)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1977-01-17Released by Royals. 
1976-09-20Purchased by Royals from Angels. 
1976-06-02ContractSigned as Free Agent by Angels. 
1976-04-06Released by Yankees. 
1976-02-24ContractSigned as Free Agent by Yankees. 
1976-02-12Released by Orioles. 
1972-08-18TradeTraded by Cubs to Orioles for Ellie Hendricks. 
1972-07-06ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cubs. 
1972-03-30Released by Athletics. 
1971-03-29ContractSigned as Free Agent by Athletics. 
1970-12-28Released by Cubs. 
1970-09-16Purchased by Cubs from Athletics. 
1970-06-22Purchased by Athletics from Astros. 
1969-08-30TradeTraded by Pilots to Astros for Sandy Valdespino and Danny Walton. 
1968-10-15Selected by Pilots from White Sox in expansion draft (Pick #16). 
1967-12-15TradeTraded by Mets with Buddy Booker, Billy Wynne and Jack Fisher to White Sox for Al Weis and Tommie Agee. 
1966-11-29TradeTraded by Dodgers with Derrell Griffith to Mets for Jim Hickman and Ron Hunt. 
1956-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Dodgers. 
* 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.