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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Daniel William Descalso
Stat Years
2006-2019  [mlb] 2010-2019
Height/Weight
5-10 / 190
Bats/Throws
Left / Right
Positions
2B (694) ... 3B (318) ... SS (192) ... 1B (78) ... LF (48) ... DH (14) ... P (6) ... OF (5) ... RF (1)
Draft Position
3B
Born Date/Place
High School
St. Francis (Mountain View,CA)
Colleges
University of California-Davis (Davis, California)
Draft
Selected by the St. Louis Cardinals in Round #3 (#112 overall) of the 2007 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Jay North
MLB Debut
2010-09-18 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.334)
Service Time
9.016 (2019)
Organizations
SLN [8] COL [2] ARI [2] CHN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 125571 ... retro id: descd001 ... mlbam id: 518614
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    2006UC DavisIndyNCAANCAA-1rpi 178419ss-2b---So43162314610131731202001202.284.359.414.7731856714.265.130.30510.8110.811.0054.01.6230.4
    2007UC DavisBigWestNCAA-1rpi 168420ss-2bDR:3-112Jr56232539222344464351701106.397.474.5691.04326913229.332.172.41513.016.320.4958.01.4931.5
    2007Batavia MuckdogsNYPLA-sln-203b---166250296775031123263750206.268.346.336.6822838412.208.068.3129.1913.071.420.00.0017.9
    2008Palm Beach CardinalsFSLA+sln-212b---211540357982428507733531055311.243.313.372.68545615034.211.129.2597.2411.621.6150.41.7534.7
    2008Springfield CardinalsTexAAsln10212b---29376131104113210111.351.405.432.83742162.162.081.3617.144.760.670.00.0015.4
    2009Springfield CardinalsTexAAsln3222b---373288469326585101314141017.323.396.531.92732415339.313.208.3569.5712.651.3236.02.4741.9
    2009Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln13222b---34615023384021730162114103.253.327.320.647172486.193.067.2819.3012.211.3175.01.1615.8
    2010Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln13232b---411646886132323971844748556113.282.350.421.77153119744.248.139.2958.859.041.0252.01.6933.3
    2010St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln63233bL-S-E-P41134692004102610000.265.324.324.64837112.147.059.3215.4116.223.000.00.0022.2
    2011St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln33243bL-S-E-P51483263586203128223365310393.264.334.353.68737511524.190.089.3238.8017.331.97326.00.2727.9
    2012St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln33252bL-S-E-P6143374418510742663378357335.227.303.324.62742612121.203.097.2798.6919.482.2493.50.9424.7
    2013St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln3326ss-2bL-S-E-P7123328437825154363225633257.238.290.366.65635812031.204.128.2716.1515.642.5565.61.4039.7
    2014St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln33272b-ssL-S-E-P8104161203911001013203321002.242.333.311.6441845011.180.069.30510.8717.931.650.00.0028.2
    2015Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol328ssL-S-E-P910118522383252212204504063.205.283.324.6072096010.222.119.2449.5721.532.2537.02.3926.3
    2016Albuquerque IsotopesPCLAAAcol3529ss-3b---10415161001013200001.400.500.467.9671871.200.067.46216.6711.110.670.00.0016.7
    2016Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol329ss-1bL-S-E-P1099250386612283830345614032.264.354.424.77828910622.308.160.31211.7619.381.6531.22.7733.3
    2017Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari3302b-lfL-S-E-P111303444780165105140488940206.233.332.395.72739813631.314.162.28312.0622.361.8534.42.5138.8
    2018Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari3312b-3bL-S-E-P1213834954832241357016411020722.238.353.436.78942215239.378.198.30015.1726.071.7226.93.0847.0
    2019Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn---322b-3b---131027540024005810002.148.303.370.67333102.407.222.11815.1524.241.6013.56.0650.0
    2019Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3322bL-S-E-P138216820295121521235701103.173.271.250.521193428.220.077.24511.9229.532.4884.01.0427.6
    MLB Totals (10 yrs)10792519326593126254829426153036002130182833.235.321.362.6832891913199.252.127.28910.4820.751.9852.51.6633.6
    National League Totals (10 yrs)10792519326593126254829426153036002130182833.235.321.362.6832891913199.252.127.28910.4820.751.9852.51.6633.6
    Minor League Totals43916382534519516292293117164212271515644.275.348.406.7541859665140.239.131.2998.8211.401.2956.51.5631.0
    Minor: NCAA-1 Totals993948413832476195553702308.350.427.505.93245419943.305.155.37112.118.150.6756.31.5431.2
    Minor: A- Totals66250296775031123263750206.268.346.336.6822838412.208.068.3129.1913.071.420.00.0017.9
    Minor: A+ Totals11540357982428507733531055311.243.313.372.68545615034.211.129.2597.2411.621.6150.41.7534.7
    Minor: AA Totals823255210627685512344351128.326.397.520.91736616941.295.194.3569.2911.751.2640.62.1938.7
    Minor: AAA Totals17666011518037313931157179797119.273.346.397.74375426253.241.124.2909.4210.481.1150.81.7229.4
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (5 yrs)52912231452976811101111611114243142181717.243.313.341.654138041789.195.098.2938.2617.612.13122.30.7230.0
    Arizona Diamondbacks Totals (2 yrs)268693101163389231084111219960928.235.343.416.75982028870.346.181.29213.6624.271.7830.12.8042.9
    Colorado Rockies Totals (2 yrs)200435601041541360425410118095.239.324.382.70649816632.271.143.28310.8420.281.8733.52.6130.8
    Chicago Cubs Totals (1 yrs)8216820295121521235701103.173.271.250.521193428.220.077.24511.9229.532.4884.01.0427.6
    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 Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    2014St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln33271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf000.0010001100.10000000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.00.000
    2014MLB Totals: SLNbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf000.0010001100.30000000000.000.000.000.000.000.002.00.000
    2017Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari3302Log - Sp - Ext - Perf000.0020002202.00000000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.00.000
    2017MLB Totals: ARIbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf000.0020002202.00000000000.000.000.000.000.000.002.00.000
    2018Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari3313Log - Sp - Ext - Perf008.1020001203.14332120001.5010.805.402.705.408.102.00.000
    2018MLB Totals: ARIbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf008.7120001203.34332120001.6111.615.812.905.818.712.00.000
    2019Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3324Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0018.0010000101.02221000002.0018.009.000.000.0018.000.00.000
    2019MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----321Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0018.0010000101.02221000002.0018.009.000.000.0018.002.00.000
    MLB Totals (4 yrs)007.2660004606.76553120001.138.714.351.452.907.262.00.000
    National League Totals (4 yrs)007.2660004606.76553120001.138.714.351.452.907.262.00.000
    Arizona Diamondbacks Totals (2 yrs)005.2940003405.34332120000.987.063.531.763.535.292.00.000
    Chicago Cubs Totals (1 yrs)0018.0010000101.02221000002.0018.009.000.000.0018.002.00.000
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (1 yrs)000.0010001100.30000000000.000.000.000.000.000.002.00.000
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    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 Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    2007Batavia MuckdogsNYPLA-202B2200.0366341710399.9614.500.0029.733.32
    2007Batavia MuckdogsNYPLA-203B4700.0428176130123.9462.600.0063.571.21
    2008Palm Beach CardinalsFSLA+212B10100.02142711276497485.9764.800.0073.787.81
    2008Palm Beach CardinalsFSLA+213B200.0021032.6671.000.001.51.77
    2008Palm Beach CardinalsFSLA+21SS1200.01726674943.8783.600.008.810.44
    2008Springfield CardinalsTexAA212B900.01734265351.9625.700.006.4100.03
    2009Springfield CardinalsTexAA222B7300.0169227972405396.9785.400.0052.1100.01
    2009Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAA221B900.0471164948.9805.300.006.319.65
    2009Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAA222B2800.06482418150146.9735.200.0019.460.92
    2010Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAA231B600.04600646461.0007.700.004.25.25
    2010Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAA232B11000.02273111582553538.9734.900.0076.494.81
    2010St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB233B9973.02150417171.0001.900.235.681.85
    2010St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB23SS101.00100111.0001.001.000.69.15
    2011St. LouisNLMLB242b18982.224340658581.0003.200.7111.112.25
    2011St. LouisNLMLB243b11761666.051125618182176.9671.500.2672.279.11
    2011St. LouisNLMLB24ss131197.01735295452.9634.000.548.08.84
    2012St. LouisNLMLB251B5018.02030123231.0004.601.283.13.55
    2012St. LouisNLMLB252B9666626.0137225547367362.9863.800.5859.367.11
    2012St. LouisNLMLB253B22891.1817202725.9261.100.2713.615.43
    2012St. LouisNLMLB25SS2620184.0246981710193.9213.600.5116.018.22
    2013St. LouisNLMLB262B3924237.25592422151147.9743.800.6224.131.72
    2013St. LouisNLMLB263B386119.0629343835.9210.900.2923.530.93
    2013St. LouisNLMLB26SS5548401.251135728193186.9643.400.4634.044.72
    2014St. LouisNLMLB271B4327.02420126261.0006.500.962.53.84
    2014St. LouisNLMLB272B2111106.121471146968.9863.200.6413.020.23
    2014St. LouisNLMLB273B14770.21700881.0000.600.118.613.52
    2014St. LouisNLMLB27SS19998.11829365047.9402.500.4811.718.32
    2014St. LouisNLMLB27P100.1000000.0000.000.000.61.023
    2015ColoradoNLMLB281B7225.02910130301.0004.301.204.36.94
    2015ColoradoNLMLB282B151199.12424385148.9413.200.489.314.92
    2015ColoradoNLMLB283B5434.13120115151.0003.000.443.15.03
    2015ColoradoNLMLB28SS3322217.13680516121116.9593.500.5320.432.73
    2015ColoradoNLMLB28RF100.1000000.0000.000.000.61.07
    2016Albuquerque IsotopesPCLAAA292B100.00400441.0004.000.000.725.08
    2016Albuquerque IsotopesPCLAAA293B100.0001010.0000.000.000.725.07
    2016Albuquerque IsotopesPCLAAA29SS100.02000221.0002.000.000.725.07
    2016ColoradoNLMLB291B1611100.21063314112109.9736.801.099.916.24
    2016ColoradoNLMLB292B1411102.21733185150.9803.600.498.614.12
    2016ColoradoNLMLB293B4218.03000331.0000.800.172.54.04
    2016ColoradoNLMLB29SS3131254.14165316109106.9723.400.4219.131.33
    2016ColoradoNLMLB29LF7742.09000991.0001.300.214.37.15
    2016ColoradoNLMLB29DH400.0000000.0000.000.002.54.02
    2017ArizonaNLMLB301B19890.08460690901.0004.701.0011.714.62
    2017ArizonaNLMLB302B4537335.175109736191184.9634.100.5527.834.62
    2017ArizonaNLMLB303B15674.2411211715.8821.000.209.311.52
    2017ArizonaNLMLB30SS102.0000000.0000.000.000.60.86
    2017ArizonaNLMLB30LF3632248.2250202725.9260.700.1022.227.74
    2017ArizonaNLMLB30P202.0000000.0000.000.001.21.522
    2017ArizonaNLMLB30DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.84
    2018ArizonaNLMLB311B11556.2632296765.9705.901.166.88.02
    2018ArizonaNLMLB312B5248384.058121425183179.9783.400.4732.137.72
    2018ArizonaNLMLB313B3728254.21547236462.9691.700.2422.826.83
    2018ArizonaNLMLB31LF5325.1501065.8331.000.203.13.64
    2018ArizonaNLMLB31OF5325.1501065.8331.000.203.13.68
    2018ArizonaNLMLB31P203.1000000.0000.000.001.21.425
    2018ArizonaNLMLB31DH700.0000000.0000.000.004.35.11
    2019Iowa CubsPCLAAA322B500.0880416161.0003.200.003.550.08
    2019Iowa CubsPCLAAA323B400.03100441.0001.000.002.840.06
    2019Chi CubsNLMLB321B101.0000000.0000.000.000.61.27
    2019Chi CubsNLMLB322B4538301.25495326152149.9803.300.4927.854.93
    2019Chi CubsNLMLB323B304.0000000.0000.000.001.93.74
    2019Chi CubsNLMLB32P101.0000000.0000.000.000.61.231
    2019Chi CubsNLMLB32DH200.0000000.0000.000.001.22.42
    MLB Totals - (1B)632931732617532348343.9865.401.080.00.00
    MLB Totals - (2B)3452552,2734657802819212731245.9783.600.550.00.00
    MLB Totals - (3B)2641311,404932631531371356.9601.300.250.00.00
    MLB Totals - (SS)1791411,2541874142892629601.9553.400.480.00.00
    MLB Totals - (LF)4842315390304239.9290.800.120.00.00
    MLB Totals - (RF)100000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)5325501065.8331.000.200.00.00
    MLB Totals - (P)606000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)1400000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (1B)15009311129594.9896.300.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (2B)1440029940519104723704.9744.900.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (3B)500311054.8000.800.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (SS)1002000221.0002.000.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (2B)82001862611178458447.9765.500.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (2B)101002142711276497485.9764.800.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (3B)200021032.6671.000.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (SS)12001726674943.8783.600.000.00.00
    A- Totals - (2B)2200366341710399.9614.500.000.00.00
    A- Totals - (3B)4700428176130123.9462.600.000.00.00
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    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
    2007Minor---2247------
    2008Minor---110212-----
    2009Minor--9101-------
    2010MLB----91-----
    2010Minor--6110-------
    2011MLB---1811713-----
    2012MLB--5962226-----
    2013MLB---393855-----
    2014MLB1-4211419-----
    2015MLB--715533--1--
    2016MLB--16144317---4
    2016Minor---111-----
    2017MLB2-194515136---1
    2018MLB2-115237-5--57
    2019MLB1-1453-----2
    2019Minor---54------
    Totals6-7869431819248-1514