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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
David John Giusti Jr.
Stat Years
1961-1977  [mlb] 1962-1977
Height/Weight
5-11 / 195
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (668)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
High School
North Syracuse (North Syracuse,NY)
Colleges
Syracuse University (Syracuse, New York)
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Houston Colt 45s in 1961
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1962-04-13 - Boxscore  (Age: 22.138)
Service Time
Organizations
PIT [7] HOU [6] CHN [1] SLN [1] OAK [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 11919 ... retro id: giusd101 ... mlbam id: 114835
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1961Jacksonville---D----211---772.2914000000118.0874030042820001.096.640.003.206.253.051.95.500
    1961Minor Totals: byYear-------211---772.29140000140118.0874030042820001.096.640.003.206.253.051.95.500
    1962Oklahoma CityAmerAAA----222---234.31600000048.0402423026320001.387.500.004.886.004.501.23.400
    1962Houston Colt 45sNLMLBhou34222Log - Sp - Ext - Perf235.6222500517073.28249467304313001.5210.020.863.675.255.991.43.400
    1962Minor Totals: byYearAAA----221---234.31600006048.0402423026320001.387.500.004.886.004.501.23.400
    1962MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----221Log - Sp - Ext - Perf235.6622500517073.78249467304313001.5310.080.863.695.296.021.43.400
    1963Oklahoma CityPCLAAA----233---13112.7232000000202.018177610671650001.238.060.002.997.353.432.46.542
    1963Minor Totals: byYearAAA----231---13112.72320000320202.018177610671650001.238.060.002.997.353.432.46.542
    1964Oklahoma CityPCLAAA----244---1063.8725000000149.015172640651270001.459.120.003.937.674.351.95.625
    1964Houston Colt 45sNLMLBhou39244Log - Sp - Ext - Perf003.16800018025.22410918161001.258.420.352.815.613.512.00.000
    1964Minor Totals: byYearAAA----241---1063.87250000250149.015172640651270001.459.120.003.937.674.351.95.625
    1964MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf003.21800018025.72410918161001.278.570.362.865.713.572.00.000
    1965Houston AstrosNLMLBhou39255Log - Sp - Ext - Perf874.3238134115253131.113267631346929011.369.050.893.156.304.592.00.533
    1965MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf874.3238134115253131.313267631346929011.369.060.893.166.324.602.00.533
    1966Houston AstrosNLMLBhou39266Log - Sp - Ext - Perf15144.20343394010210.021511298235413114251.289.210.992.315.614.802.43.517
    1966MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf15144.20343394010210.021511298235413114251.289.210.992.315.614.802.43.517
    1967Houston AstrosNLMLBhou39277Log - Sp - Ext - Perf11154.18373381241221.223111410320581578131.309.380.812.356.374.632.71.423
    1967MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf11154.19373381241221.723111410320581578131.319.400.812.366.394.642.71.423
    1968Houston AstrosNLMLBhou39288Log - Sp - Ext - Perf11143.193734122131251.02269589156718611241.178.100.542.406.673.412.78.440
    1968MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf11143.193734122131251.02269589156718611241.178.100.542.406.673.412.78.440
    1969St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln39299Log - Sp - Ext - Perf373.61221221610099.2964640737623011.338.670.633.345.604.151.68.300
    1969MLB Totals: SLNbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf373.63221221610099.7964640737623011.348.710.643.365.634.171.68.300
    1970Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit313010Log - Sp - Ext - Perf933.0666100476526103.0983835739855001.338.560.613.417.433.322.18.750
    1970MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf933.0666100476526103.0983835739855001.338.560.613.417.433.322.18.750
    1971Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit313111Log - Sp - Ext - Perf562.935800049583086.0793128531553011.288.270.523.245.763.241.77.455
    1971MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf562.935800049583086.0793128531553011.288.270.523.245.763.241.77.455
    1972Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit313212Log - Sp - Ext - Perf741.935400044542274.2591816320543001.067.110.362.416.512.172.70.636
    1972MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----321Log - Sp - Ext - Perf741.945400044542274.7591816320543001.067.160.362.436.552.182.70.636
    1973Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit313313Log - Sp - Ext - Perf922.376700060672098.2893126937643001.288.120.823.375.842.831.73.818
    1973MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----331Log - Sp - Ext - Perf922.386700060672098.7893126937643001.288.160.823.395.872.841.73.818
    1974Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit313414Log - Sp - Ext - Perf753.3264200416212105.21014339240537101.338.600.173.414.513.661.33.583
    1974MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----341Log - Sp - Ext - Perf753.3464200416212105.71014339240537101.348.640.173.424.533.681.33.583
    1975Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit313515Log - Sp - Ext - Perf542.956100043611791.2793830342382101.327.760.294.123.733.730.90.556
    1975MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----351Log - Sp - Ext - Perf542.966100043611791.7793830342382101.337.800.304.143.753.750.90.556
    1976Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit313616Log - Sp - Ext - Perf544.32400002240658.1593128527240001.479.100.774.173.704.780.89.556
    1976MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----361Log - Sp - Ext - Perf544.34400002240658.3593128527240001.489.140.774.183.724.800.89.556
    1977Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak313717Log - Sp - Ext - Perf332.98400003140660.1542220420282001.238.060.602.984.183.281.40.500
    1977Chicago CubsNLMLBchn443717Log - Sp - Ext - Perf026.04200001320125.1301917214153001.7410.660.714.975.336.751.07.000
    1977MLB Totals: OAK-CHNbyYearMLB----372Log - Sp - Ext - Perf353.91600004460785.7844137634435001.388.870.633.594.544.331.26.375
    MLB Totals (16 yrs)100933.606681333593805351451,716.716547646871265701103877151.308.670.662.995.784.011.94.518
    National League Totals (15 yrs)97903.626281333593494951391,656.316007426671225501075857151.308.700.662.995.844.031.95.519
    American League Totals (1 yrs)333.00400003140660.3542220420282001.238.090.603.004.193.291.40.500
    Minor League Totals25203.34630000630399.037217314801583240001.338.390.003.567.313.902.05.556
    Minor: D Totals772.29140000140118.0874030042820001.096.640.003.206.253.051.95.500
    Minor: AAA Totals25203.34630000630399.037217314801583240001.338.390.003.567.313.902.05.556
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (7 yrs)47282.94410300306407133618.05642302023423637323211.298.210.503.445.433.351.58.627
    Houston Astros Totals (4 yrs)45503.9014611333818335814.080438835371225566425131.268.890.792.496.264.292.52.474
    Oakland Athletics Totals (1 yrs)333.00400003140660.3542220420282001.238.090.603.004.193.291.40.500
    Houston Colt 45s Totals (2 yrs)234.9930500625099.310659558385914001.459.630.733.455.365.361.55.400
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (1 yrs)373.63221221610099.7964640737623011.348.710.643.365.634.171.68.300
    Chicago Cubs Totals (1 yrs)026.10200001320125.3301917214153001.7510.760.725.025.386.811.07.000
    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%
    1962Houston Colt 45sNLMLBhou3422pL-S-E-P12624371001002701001.292.346.333.6792781.125.041.4127.4125.933.500.00.0014.3
    1964Houston Colt 45sNLMLBhou3924pL-S-E-P287120000002000000.286.444.286.730920.286.000.28622.220.000.000.00.000.0
    1965Houston AstrosNLMLBhou3925pL-S-E-P33835261017002803000.171.216.286.50240102.171.115.1925.0020.004.0035.02.5033.3
    1966Houston AstrosNLMLBhou3926pL-S-E-P4417451760090032406000.230.260.311.57183236.122.081.3403.6128.928.000.00.0035.3
    1967Houston AstrosNLMLBhou3927pL-S-E-P54384813013100021812001.155.184.286.47089244.155.131.1592.2520.229.0028.03.3730.8
    1968Houston AstrosNLMLBhou3928pL-S-E-P6388241510090011725001.183.212.195.40790161.024.012.2311.1118.8917.000.00.006.7
    1969St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln3929pL-S-E-P72225151001003601000.200.286.240.5262961.160.040.26310.3420.692.000.00.0020.0
    1970Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3130pL-S-E-P86616130103003601000.188.316.313.6292051.313.125.30015.0030.002.000.00.0033.3
    1971Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3131pL-S-E-P95817110002001400000.059.111.059.1701810.059.000.0775.5622.224.000.00.000.0
    1972Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3132pL-S-E-P105410000000000401000.000.000.000.0001100.000.000.0000.0036.360.000.00.000.0
    1973Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3133pL-S-E-P116713140001001102000.308.357.308.6651640.077.000.3336.256.251.000.00.000.0
    1974Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3134pL-S-E-P12649010002001101001.111.200.111.3111110.111.000.1259.099.091.000.00.000.0
    1975Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3135pL-S-E-P136110230001001204000.300.364.300.6641530.100.000.3756.6713.332.000.00.000.0
    1976Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3136pL-S-E-P14404000000001000000.000.200.000.200500.250.000.00020.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1977Chicago CubsNLMLBchn4437pL-S-E-P15202000000000100001.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (15 yrs)6464122977102446002399327005.187.235.250.48546510316.119.063.2364.9521.294.30103.00.8620.8
    National League Totals (15 yrs)6464122977102446002399327005.187.235.250.48546510316.119.063.2364.9521.294.30103.00.8620.8
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (7 yrs)4107951201090081809001.152.230.177.40796141.127.025.1978.3318.752.250.00.008.3
    Houston Astros Totals (4 yrs)16027519518143500867316002.185.217.265.4823027313.109.080.2302.6522.198.3868.81.3225.5
    Houston Colt 45s Totals (2 yrs)3431491001004701001.290.371.323.69436101.161.033.37511.1119.441.750.00.0011.1
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (1 yrs)2225151001003601000.200.286.240.5262961.160.040.26310.3420.692.000.00.0020.0
    Chicago Cubs Totals (1 yrs)202000000000100001.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    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
    1962Houston Colt 45sNLMLB22P22073.2813122221.9551.000.2913.884.610
    1964Houston Colt 45sNLMLB24P8025.267101413.9291.600.524.9100.012
    1965Houston AstrosNLMLB25P380131.11724104241.9761.100.3123.5100.02
    1966Houston AstrosNLMLB26P340210.01824104342.9771.200.2021.082.95
    1967Houston AstrosNLMLB27P370221.21426104140.9761.100.1822.886.04
    1968Houston AstrosNLMLB28P370251.02051237371.9731.900.2822.897.45
    1969St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB29P22099.2520112625.9621.100.2513.6100.010
    1970Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB30P660103.05140119191.0000.300.1840.7100.01
    1971Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB31P58086.067111413.9290.200.1535.8100.01
    1972Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB32P54075.0115101716.9410.300.2134.8100.01
    1973Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB33P67098.2104101514.9330.200.1441.4100.01
    1974Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB34P640105.28210129291.0000.500.2839.5100.01
    1975Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB35P61091.2417302421.8750.300.2337.9100.01
    1976Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB36P40058.1411101615.9380.400.2624.7100.03
    1977Oakland AthleticsALMLB37P40060.1780015151.0000.400.2524.8100.05
    1977Chicago CubsNLMLB37P20025.11202331.0000.200.1212.3100.010
    MLB Totals - (P)66801,713134264151111.0000.000.00---------
    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
    1962MLB22----------
    1964MLB8----------
    1965MLB38----------
    1966MLB34----------
    1967MLB37----------
    1968MLB37----------
    1969MLB22----------
    1970MLB66----------
    1971MLB58----------
    1972MLB54----------
    1973MLB67----------
    1974MLB64----------
    1975MLB61----------
    1976MLB40----------
    1977MLB60----------
    Totals668----------