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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Douglas Vernon Decinces
Stat Years
1970-1987  [mlb] 1973-1987
Height/Weight
6-2 / 194
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
3B (1543) ... 2B (43) ... DH (24) ... 1B (20) ... SS (20) ... OF (1)
Draft Position
3B
Born Date/Place
High School
James Monroe (North Hills,CA)
Colleges
UCLA (Los Angeles, California), Los Angeles Pierce College (Woodland Hills, California)
Draft
Selected by the Baltimore Orioles in Round #3 (#65 overall) of the 1970 Amateur Entry Draft (Jan-Sec Phase) 2 Draft Instances
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Ray Poitevint
MLB Debut
1973-09-09 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.011)
Service Time
Organizations
BAL [9] CAL [6] SLN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 10608 ... retro id: decid001 ... mlbam id: 113183
Relations
Father of Tim DeCinces
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1970BluefieldAppRk----193b---1541642848100427000000000.293.293.427.7201647014.000.134.0000.000.000.0041.02.4429.2
    1970Dallas-Fort WorthTexAA----193b---11135361002000000000.171.171.200.3713571.000.029.0000.000.000.000.00.0016.7
    1971Dallas-Fort WorthTexAA----203b---2782352961101529000000000.260.260.374.6342358816.000.114.0000.000.000.0047.02.1326.2
    1972AshevilleSALA----213b---3123396711042371060000000000.263.263.432.69539617140.000.169.0000.000.000.0039.62.5338.5
    1973RochesterILAAA----223b---4131438791172531979000000000.267.267.468.73543820547.000.201.0000.000.000.0023.04.3440.2
    1973Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal37223bL-S-E-P41018220003001500000.111.158.111.2691920.056.000.1545.2626.325.000.00.000.0
    1974RochesterILAAA---4233b---5132444701251741166000000000.282.282.412.69444418332.000.130.0000.000.000.0040.42.4825.6
    1974Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal37233bL-S-E-P511000000001000000.000.500.000.5002001.000.000.00050.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1975Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal11243bL-S-E-P66116720426342301133210223.251.306.395.7011836613.216.144.2867.1017.492.4641.82.1931.0
    1976Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal11253bL-S-E-P7129440361031721142842968231111.234.284.357.64147515730.198.123.2546.1114.322.3440.02.3229.1
    1977Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal11263bL-S-E-P8150522631352831969886486205614.259.339.433.77259322650.297.174.27510.7914.501.3427.53.2037.0
    1978Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal11273bL-S-E-P9142511721463712880774681202212.286.346.526.87256126966.331.240.2928.2014.441.7618.24.9945.2
    1979Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal11283bL-S-E-P1012042267972711661535468305511.230.318.412.73048417444.315.182.23611.1614.051.2626.43.3145.4
    1980Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal11293bL-S-E-P111454896412223216641164983344520.249.319.403.72254919741.264.154.2698.9315.121.6930.62.9133.6
    1981Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal11303bL-S-E-P1210034649912321355034132112212.263.341.454.79539115738.301.191.25710.498.180.7826.63.3241.8
    1982California AngelsALMLBcal11313bL-S-E-P13153575941734253097756680149718.301.369.548.91765531577.365.247.30210.0812.211.2119.24.5844.5
    1983California AngelsALMLBcal11323bL-S-E-P1495370491041931865203256018213.281.332.495.82741118340.305.214.2837.7913.631.7520.64.3838.5
    1984California AngelsALMLBcal11333bL-S-E-P151465477714723320824153790012416.269.327.431.75861223646.265.162.2768.6612.911.4927.43.2731.3
    1985California AngelsALMLBcal11343bL-S-E-P161204275010422120781447712571118.244.317.440.75748818843.300.196.2459.6314.551.5121.44.1041.3
    1986California AngelsALMLBcal11353bL-S-E-P17140512691312032696225274224419.256.325.459.78457223549.305.203.2529.0912.941.4219.74.5537.4
    1987California AngelsALMLBcal11363bL-S-E-P18133453651062301663347087223610.234.337.391.72853017739.309.157.25513.2116.421.2428.33.0236.8
    1987St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln10363bL-S-E-P1849122001000200000.222.222.444.666942.222.222.2860.0022.220.000.00.00100.0
    MLB Totals (16 yrs)16495809778150531229237879584861890421226457177.259.329.445.77465342586578.294.186.2689.4613.841.4624.53.6338.4
    American League Totals (15 yrs)16455800777150331029237878584861890221226457177.259.329.445.77465252582576.294.186.2689.4713.821.4624.53.6338.3
    National League Totals (1 yrs)49122001000200000.222.222.444.666942.222.222.2860.0022.220.000.00.00100.0
    Minor League Totals5291712280461861549263000000000.269.269.423.6921712724150.154.154.2480.000.000.0034.92.8632.5
    Minor: Rk Totals541642848100427000000000.293.293.427.7201647014.134.134.2750.000.000.0041.02.4429.2
    Minor: A Totals123396711042371060000000000.263.263.432.69539617140.169.169.2440.000.000.0039.62.5338.5
    Minor: AA Totals892703267111531000000000.248.248.352.6002709517.104.104.2340.000.000.0054.01.8525.4
    Minor: AAA Totals26388214924242730145000000000.274.274.440.71488238879.166.166.2490.000.000.0029.43.4032.6
    Baltimore Orioles Totals (9 yrs)8582916373738161141073973932298455148212383.253.323.428.75132571248282.279.175.2669.1513.971.5327.23.2938.2
    California Angels Totals (6 yrs)7872884404765149151304811916320447714433494.265.336.463.79932681334294.309.198.2709.7913.681.4022.23.9838.4
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (1 yrs)49122001000200000.222.222.444.666942.222.222.2860.0022.220.000.00.00100.0
    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
    1973Baltimore OriolesALMLB222B203.01200331.0001.501.001.220.03
    1973Baltimore OriolesALMLB223B8047.0314221917.8952.100.364.980.03
    1973Baltimore OriolesALMLB22SS103.00300331.0003.001.000.610.03
    1974Baltimore OriolesALMLB233B106.00200221.0002.000.330.6100.03
    1975Baltimore OriolesALMLB241B2010.01910020201.00010.002.001.33.33
    1975Baltimore OriolesALMLB242B11092.1412501066661.0006.000.726.918.02
    1975Baltimore OriolesALMLB243B340227.11971579590.9472.600.4021.455.72
    1975Baltimore OriolesALMLB24SS13046.21318233331.9392.400.678.221.33
    1976Baltimore OriolesALMLB251B11039.24550150501.0004.501.286.88.53
    1976Baltimore OriolesALMLB252B170126.249441119493.9895.500.7410.513.22
    1976Baltimore OriolesALMLB253B1090916.196208199323304.9412.800.3367.384.51
    1976Baltimore OriolesALMLB25SS203.01000111.0000.500.331.21.64
    1976Baltimore OriolesALMLB25DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.811
    1977Baltimore OriolesALMLB261B102.01000111.0001.000.500.60.75
    1977Baltimore OriolesALMLB262B101.00100111.0001.001.000.60.74
    1977Baltimore OriolesALMLB263B14801,294.01243302034474454.9583.100.3591.998.71
    1977Baltimore OriolesALMLB26DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.77
    1978Baltimore OriolesALMLB272B12082.027284115955.9324.600.677.58.53
    1978Baltimore OriolesALMLB273B13001,102.21112801027401391.9753.000.3580.791.51
    1979Baltimore OriolesALMLB283B12001,035.2992471321359346.9642.900.3375.5100.01
    1980Baltimore OriolesALMLB291B102.02000221.0002.001.000.60.75
    1980Baltimore OriolesALMLB293B14201,190.01203401941479460.9603.200.3987.797.91
    1981Baltimore OriolesALMLB301B104.04000441.0004.001.001.01.05
    1981Baltimore OriolesALMLB303B1000858.1861911731294277.9422.800.3295.2100.01
    1981Baltimore OriolesALMLB30OF102.01000111.0001.000.501.01.09
    1982California AngelsALMLB313B15301,342.01123992141532511.9613.300.3894.4100.01
    1982California AngelsALMLB31SS2011.0111032.6671.000.181.21.35
    1983California AngelsALMLB323B840742.1792161426309295.9553.500.4051.988.41
    1983California AngelsALMLB32DH1000.0000000.0000.000.006.210.56
    1984California AngelsALMLB333B14001,201.11072661422387373.9642.700.3186.495.91
    1984California AngelsALMLB33DH500.0000000.0000.000.003.13.43
    1985California AngelsALMLB343B1110959.0952021327310297.9582.700.3168.592.51
    1985California AngelsALMLB34DH300.0000000.0000.000.001.92.511
    1986California AngelsALMLB353B13201,123.11192161219347335.9652.500.3081.594.31
    1986California AngelsALMLB35SS101.0000000.0000.000.000.60.73
    1986California AngelsALMLB35DH300.0000000.0000.000.001.92.15
    1987California AngelsALMLB361B4026.22210323231.0005.800.882.53.04
    1987California AngelsALMLB363B12801,058.0832261724326309.9482.400.2979.096.21
    1987St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB363B3018.037201210.8333.300.561.975.04
    1987California AngelsALMLB36SS101.2000000.0000.000.000.60.84
    1987California AngelsALMLB36DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.88
    MLB Totals - (1B)2000937041001001.0005.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (2B)4303118100532223218.9785.1072.670.00.00
    MLB Totals - (3B)15430471256321519833146694471.9582.9095.130.00.00
    MLB Totals - (SS)20031522334037.9251.9012.330.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)1001000111.0001.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)2400000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    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
    1973MLB---281-----
    1974MLB----1------
    1975MLB--2113413-----
    1976MLB--11171092----1
    1977MLB--11148-----1
    1978MLB---12130------
    1979MLB----120------
    1980MLB--1-142------
    1981MLB--1-100----1-
    1982MLB----1532-----
    1983MLB----84-----10
    1984MLB----140-----5
    1985MLB----111-----3
    1986MLB----1321----3
    1987MLB--4-1311----1
    Totals--2043154320---124