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Dave FerrissTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1945-1950 MLB Years: 1945-1950
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PositionsP-144Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDavid Meadow Ferriss
Height6-2Weight208BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 5,1921PlaceShaw,Mississippi
Death DateNovember 24,2016 [94.354]
High SchoolShaw (Shaw,MS)
CollegeMississippi State University (Starkville,MS)
MLB DebutApril 29,1945 [23.145]
OrganizationsBOS [6] Awards0Awards Voting2-242
TBC Player ID11343Retrosheet IDferrd101MLBAM ID114092
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Player Notes:   Inducted into the Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame in 1961 ... Elected to Boston Red Sox Hall of Fame in 2002
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts32Walks59Hittable37SO/BB48vsPower37Hitting55Durability62Team.588Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1945Boston Red SoxALMLBbos33ST2321102.963531426542264.226310187685944101.318.940.202.893.201.11.6773.09
1946Boston Red SoxALMLBbos33ST242563.254035526643274.02741099914711061001.269.000.462.333.481.49.8063.05
1947Boston Red SoxALMLBbos33ST2512114.043328514100218.0241106981492646101.539.930.583.792.640.70.5224.01
1948Boston Red SoxALMLBbos33S/R26735.233192210133115.01277167761300001.639.910.554.762.340.49.7004.51
1949Boston Red SoxALMLBbos33Rel27004.0540400206.27331410001.659.451.355.401.350.25-5.96
1950Boston Red SoxALMLBbos33Rel280018.0010100101.02220110003.0018.00--9.009.001.00-3.58
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter65303.64144103416712248878.09143923564231429611201.409.350.433.213.030.94.6841.02
Boston Red Sox Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter65303.64144103416712248878.09143923564231429611201.409.350.433.213.030.94.684-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings1683.6436261017362220.022998891179743101.409.350.433.213.030.94.6671.02

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1945Boston Red SoxALMLBbos33p236112016327111900191101004.267.367.367.734449140.287.100.258.35613.577.860.580.71120.0028.13
1946Boston Red SoxALMLBbos33p2445115122460070051902003.209.242.261.503306122.250.052.096.2404.1015.573.800.000.0025.00
1947Boston Red SoxALMLBbos33p2552991127530190071000005.273.321.384.705388106.303.111.182.3266.609.431.430.000.0029.63
1948Boston Red SoxALMLBbos33p263137491006006602000.243.349.270.61910145.290.027.189.30913.3313.331.000.000.0011.11
1949Boston Red SoxALMLBbos33p27411110010000000001.0001.0002.0003.0002111.0001.0001.0001.3240.000.000.000.000.00100.00
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter1933724493204152003746050012.250.318.333.65112425414.283.083.183.0008.9411.111.240.24372.0026.88
Average MLB - Per 162 games1623123778173144003139040010.250.318.333.65110421348.283.083.183.0008.9411.111.240.24372.0026.88

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1945Boston Red SoxALMLBbos23P35-26422672109189.9782.540.34-----6157.422.7
1946Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24P40-2742543156968.9861.700.25-----4588.926.0
1947Boston Red SoxALMLBbos25P33-2181333224846.9581.390.21-----5263.521.4
1948Boston Red SoxALMLBbos26P31-1151021-131311.0001.000.27-----31100.020.0
1949Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27P4-61---111.0000.250.17-----4100.02.6
1950Boston Red SoxALMLBbos28P1-1-------------1100.00.6
MLB Totals for P - 6 season(s)-   P144-87871164518240235.9791.630.27-----1440.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1945Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2335----------
1946Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2440----------
1947Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2533----------
1948Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2631----------
1949Boston Red SoxALMLBbos274----------
1950Boston Red SoxALMLBbos281----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1946Boston Red SoxWorld SeriesMLB24102.0321013.11332401.158.780.001.352.702.000.001.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs102.03202100013.31303024001.138.780.001.352.702.000.001.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1946Boston Red SoxWorld SeriesMLB2426000000000100000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.0000.0016.670.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs26000000000100000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.0000.0016.670.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1955Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos33Pitching Coach1548470.54512.04Pinky Higgins
1956Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos34Pitching Coach1548470.54513.04Pinky Higgins
1957Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos35Pitching Coach1548272.53216.03Pinky Higgins
1958Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos36Pitching Coach1547975.51313.03Pinky Higgins
1959Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos37Pitching Coach1547579.48719.05Rudy York,Pinky Higgins,Billy Jurges
* 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

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1942-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Red Sox. 
* 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.