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Dock EllisTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1964-1979 MLB Years: 1968-1979
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World Series Champion

PositionsP-345Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDock Phillip Ellis
Height6-3Weight210BatsBothThrowsRight
Born DateMarch 11,1945PlaceLos Angeles,California
Death DateDecember 19,2008 [63.283]
High SchoolGardena (Gardena,CA)
CollegeLos Angeles Harbor College (Wilmington,CA)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1964 by the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Signing Bonus$2,500Signing ScoutsJerry Gardner
MLB DebutJune 18,1968 [23.099]
OrganizationsPIT [13] TEX [3] NYA [2] NYN [1] OAK [1] Awards1Awards Voting1-9
TBC Player ID11116Retrosheet IDellid101MLBAM ID113815
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Player Notes:   Threw a no-hitter on June 12,1970 against the San Diego Padres ... Opening day starter for Pittsburgh Pirates in 1971-1972,1975
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts40Walks69Hittable52SO/BB57vsPower52Hitting28Durability58Team.538Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1964nullA---Rel19673.20160160000121.012873430391300001.389.52--2.909.673.33.462-
1965nullA+--Rel201481.98250250000186.014756410691490001.167.11--3.347.212.16.636-
1965nullAAA--Rel20000.0010100003.04000240002.0012.00--6.0012.002.00--
1965Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--Rel01481.95260260000189.015156410711530001.177.19--3.387.292.15.6362.02
1966nullAA--Rel211092.76240240000160.013862490441450001.147.76--2.488.163.30.526-
1967nullAA--Rel22202.81303000016.0115508160001.196.19--4.509.002.001.000-
1967nullAAA--Rel22574.59200200000100.0915751051770001.428.19--4.596.931.51.417-
1967Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--Rel0774.34230230000116.01026256059930001.397.91--4.587.221.58.5002.46
1968nullAAA--Rel23212.3519019000023.01476011240001.095.48--4.309.392.18.667-
1968Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit37,40S/R23652.512610162050104.0823529438526111.157.100.353.294.501.37.5453.01
1969Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit40ST2411173.58353328200218.22061018714761734241.298.480.583.137.122.28.3932.86
1970Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit17ST2513103.21303009400201.2194817298712830101.398.660.403.885.711.47.5653.39
1971Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit17ST261993.063131011200226.2207937715631374021.198.220.602.505.442.17.6792.96
1972Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit17ST271572.70252504100163.01566049633962031.168.600.331.825.292.91.6822.36
1973Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit17ST2812143.05282803100192.017686657551223161.208.250.332.585.722.22.4622.72
1974Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit17ST291293.16262609000176.216371621341915171.158.300.662.094.642.22.5713.32
1975Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit17ST30893.79272435210140.01636959943690231.4710.480.582.764.441.60.4713.42
1976New York YankeesALMLBnya36ST311783.19323208100211.219583751476654141.288.290.603.232.760.86.6804.01
1977New York YankeesALMLBnya36ST32111.83330100019.218941851101.328.240.463.662.290.63.5004.11
1977Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak36ST32159.69770000026.0353328514111011.8812.121.734.853.810.79.1676.12
1977Texas RangersALMLBtex17ST321062.90232217111167.015860541342904001.208.500.702.264.842.14.6253.43
1978Texas RangersALMLBtex17ST33974.20222203000141.013181661546453021.258.340.962.932.870.98.5634.35
1979Texas RangersALMLBtex27ST34155.981091000046.2643431516102001.7112.340.963.091.930.63.1674.72
1979New York MetsNLMLBnyn35S/R34376.0417143103085.01106057934412011.6911.650.953.604.341.21.3004.38
1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit17S/R34002.5731200007.09221211001.5711.571.292.571.290.50-5.16
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter1381193.463453172871141012123.220679588171406741136459441.298.740.592.854.811.69.5370.80
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter39322.8810801080000609.053326019502245450001.247.88--3.318.052.43.549-
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter784.07400400000126.010964570641050001.377.79--4.577.501.64.467-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1292.76270270000176.014967540521610001.147.62--2.668.233.10.571-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1481.98250250000186.014756410691490001.167.11--3.347.212.16.636-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter673.20160160000121.012873430391300001.389.52--2.909.673.33.462-
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter00--00000000.0000000000----------0.00--
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter96803.16231208235112601427.0135659850278438869287361.258.530.492.765.471.98.545-
Texas Rangers Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter20183.825553210111354.0353175151331041459021.298.940.842.633.671.39.526-
New York Yankees Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1893.07353509100230.021392791584705241.288.290.583.272.720.83.667-
New York Mets Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter376.0417143103085.01106057934412011.6911.650.953.604.341.21.300-
Oakland Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter159.69770000026.0353328514111011.8812.121.734.853.810.79.167-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings14123.46363337110220.0214998414701175151.298.740.592.854.811.69.5380.80
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings14122.88390390000220.019394700811970001.247.88--3.318.052.43.538-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1968Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit37,40p2327291210020001103000.069.069.103.1723132.111.034.034.0780.0034.380.000.000.0050.00
1969Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit40p2437682600010024007000.088.114.088.2026077.214.000.029.0982.6051.9520.000.000.000.00
1970Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit17p2538709710011023704000.100.125.114.2398176.212.014.057.1132.6348.6818.500.000.0014.29
1971Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit17p26447911160001220629010001.203.259.203.46216095.320.000.101.2216.3230.534.830.000.000.00
1972Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit17p2736596900010012201000.153.167.153.3209061.243.000.017.1491.6436.0722.000.000.000.00
1973Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit17p2829652700001023206000.108.134.108.2427073.212.000.046.1172.7443.8416.000.000.000.00
1974Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit17p29305661210040081505001.214.313.232.54513169.293.018.161.26811.5921.741.880.000.008.33
1975Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit17p303036341001005807001.111.220.139.3595148.143.028.167.18710.4216.671.600.000.0025.00
1979New York MetsNLMLBnyn35p341726220001001701000.077.111.077.1882028.105.000.038.0943.5725.007.000.000.000.00
1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit17p3431000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1979Totals for NL-NL         2027220001001701000.074.107.074.1812029.100.000.037.0903.4524.147.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter2914894265400234027201044003.133.178.141.319694560.226.008.072.0004.8235.897.440.000.006.15
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter2744634063400224026194043003.136.182.145.327674532.234.009.073.0004.8936.477.460.000.006.35
New York Mets Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1726220001001701000.077.111.077.1882028.105.000.038.0003.5725.007.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1622722336200132015112024002.133.178.141.319382312.226.008.072.0004.8235.897.440.000.006.15

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1968Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit23P26-104518-223231.0000.880.22-----2796.316.0
1969Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit24P35-2181535325350.9431.430.23-----3794.621.6
1970Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25P30-2012134235755.9651.830.27-----3878.918.5
1971Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26P31-2262232215654.9641.740.24-----4470.519.1
1972Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27P25-1631615-231311.0001.240.1910190.9-3669.416.1
1973Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28P28-1921630134746.9791.640.2417385.022996.617.3
1974Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29P26-1761422424036.9001.380.20-----3086.716.0
1975Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit30P27-140816242624.9230.890.17-----3090.016.8
1976New York YankeesALMLBnya31P32-21119203-4239.9291.220.18-----32100.020.1
1977Texas RangersALMLBtex32P23-1671516343431.9121.350.19-----23100.014.2
1977Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak32P7-2613--441.0000.570.15-----7100.04.3
1977New York YankeesALMLBnya32P3-1912--331.0001.000.16-----3100.01.9
1978Texas RangersALMLBtex33P22-1411122223533.9431.500.23-----22100.013.6
1979New York MetsNLMLBnyn34P17-85713-120201.0001.180.24-----17100.010.5
1979Texas RangersALMLBtex34P10-46281-1110.9091.000.22-----10100.06.2
1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit34P3-7-1--111.0000.330.14-----3100.01.9
MLB Totals for P - 12 season(s)-   P345-21221732872326483460.9521.330.2227487.123450.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1968Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2326----------
1969Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2435----------
1970Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2530----------
1971Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2631----------
1972Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2725----------
1973Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2828----------
1974Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2926----------
1975Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3027----------
1976New York YankeesALMLBnya3132----------
1977Texas RangersALMLBtex3223----------
1977Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak327----------
1977New York YankeesALMLBnya323----------
1978Texas RangersALMLBtex3322----------
1979New York MetsNLMLBnyn3417----------
1979Texas RangersALMLBtex3410----------
1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit343----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1970Pittsburgh PiratesChamp. SeriesMLB25012.791009.2934101.418.380.003.720.930.250.00.000
1971Pittsburgh PiratesChamp. SeriesMLB26103.601005.0624102.0010.800.007.201.800.250.001.000
1971Pittsburgh PiratesWorld SeriesMLB260115.431002.1441102.3815.430.003.863.861.000.00.000
1972Pittsburgh PiratesChamp. SeriesMLB27010.001005.0501301.209.000.001.805.403.000.00.000
1975Pittsburgh PiratesChamp. SeriesMLB30000.001002.0200201.009.000.000.009.0000.00.000
1976New York YankeesChamp. SeriesMLB31103.381008.0632501.006.750.002.255.632.500.001.000
1976New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB310110.801003.1740102.2618.900.000.002.7000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 5 yrs222.43505000029.7280801112001.318.490.003.343.641.090.00.500
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs0212.7120200005.71108012002.1217.470.001.593.182.000.00.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1970Pittsburgh PiratesChamp. SeriesMLB2512000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1971Pittsburgh PiratesChamp. SeriesMLB2613000000000200000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
1971Pittsburgh PiratesWorld SeriesMLB2611000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1972Pittsburgh PiratesChamp. SeriesMLB2721000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 3 yrs46000000000300000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs11000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1976AL Comeback Player of the Year1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1979-11-01Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1979-09-21Purchased by Pirates from Mets. 
1979-06-15TradeTraded by Rangers to Mets for Mike Bruhert and Bob Myrick. 
1977-06-15Purchased by Rangers from Athletics. 
1977-04-27TradeTraded by Yankees with Larry Murray and Marty Perez to Athletics for Mike Torrez. 
1975-12-11TradeTraded by Pirates with Ken Brett and Willie Randolph to Yankees for Doc Medich. 
1964-01-14ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Pirates. 
* 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.