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Davey JohnsonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1962-1978 MLB Years: 1965-1978
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Played in Japan
Major Award Winner
World Series Champion

Positions2B-1314, 1B-123, SS-43, 3B-39Position when Drafted2BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDavid Allen Johnson
Height6-1Weight182BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJanuary 30,1943 [75.198]PlaceOrlando,Florida
High SchoolAlamo Heights (San Antonio,TX)
CollegeTexas A&M University (College Station,TX)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1962 by the Baltimore Orioles.
Signing Bonus$25,000Signing ScoutsDee Phillips
MLB DebutApril 13,1965 [22.073]
OrganizationsBAL [11] ATL [3] PHI [2] CHN [1] Awards7Awards Voting13-585
TBC Player ID13353Retrosheet IDjohnd105MLBAM ID116576
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Player Notes:   Topps All-Star Rookie (2B) in 1966 ... Inducted into Baltimore Orioles Hall of Fame in 1997
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed59Power71Contact68XBH71RBIs69Runs46Hitting67Durability53Team.560Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1962StocktonCalifA+-19973435810618121063000000000.309.309.519.82817840343.288.210.210.3600.000.000.002.9234.3037.74
1963ElmiraEastAA-206323347761161342000000000.326.326.592.91813830233.286.266.266.4020.000.000.005.5817.9239.47
1963RochesterILAAA-2063211315293622000000000.246.246.403.6498518211.224.157.156.2850.000.000.002.8435.1734.62
1963Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         126444781282091964000000000.288.288.502.79022348444.256.214.214.3470.000.000.004.2823.3737.50
1964RochesterILAAA-211555908715629141973000000000.264.264.458.72227062590.240.194.193.3150.000.000.003.2231.0539.74
1965RochesterILAAA-2252193295893422000000000.301.301.440.7418516193.286.139.140.3270.000.000.002.0748.2527.59
1965Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal63b222047583001305600103.170.245.234.47911353.190.064.234.2239.4311.321.200.000.0037.50
1966Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal152b231315014712920375634316411738.257.298.351.64917630541.279.094.154.2875.7311.832.061.2971.5723.26
1967Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal152b241485106212630310644559824581012.247.325.376.70119243586.272.129.243.31310.0713.991.391.7151.0034.13
1968Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal152b2514550450122244956734480533518.242.308.359.66718137559.270.117.212.3047.8714.311.821.6156.0030.33
1969Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal152b2614251152143341757345752327216.280.351.391.74220042580.296.111.221.3399.838.970.911.2173.0029.37
1970Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal152b27149530681492711053216668031811.281.360.392.75220838600.307.111.238.33911.0011.331.031.6753.0025.50
1971Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal152b28142510671442611872315155544515.282.351.443.79422645574.286.161.265.3588.899.581.083.1428.3331.25
1972Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal152b-2b291183763183223532115268422810.221.320.335.65512630436.256.114.253.30011.9315.601.311.1575.2036.14
1973Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl62b3015755984151250439953819390298.270.370.546.91630568651.254.276.424.40412.4414.291.156.6113.0045.03
1974Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl61b-2b31136454561141801562127559344617.251.358.390.74817733540.258.139.302.34513.8910.930.792.7830.2728.95
1975YomiuriJap CenIntl-3291289295770133810327100000.197.277.356.63310320321.215.159.273.2959.9722.122.224.0522.2335.09
1975Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl632110110010000000001.0001.0002.0003.0002111.0001.0001.0001.3220.000.000.000.000.00100.00
1976YomiuriJap CenIntl-3310837148102162267410556200000.275.369.539.90820044426.269.264.415.41412.9114.551.136.1014.2743.14
1977Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi151b347815623509183611232022315.321.408.545.9538518186.321.224.372.41412.3710.750.874.3019.5036.00
1978Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi152b-3b35448914172021400101920102.191.284.281.565254102.217.090.202.2699.8018.631.901.9644.5023.53
1978Chicago CubsNLMLBchn313b3524495151126005920001.306.393.490.88324456.342.184.286.4008.9316.071.803.5724.5026.67
1978Totals for NL-NL         6813819323142000152840103.232.323.355.678498158.262.123.232.3159.4917.721.872.5334.5025.00
MLB Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter14354797564125224218136609332555967540264357126.261.340.404.74419383965465.277.143.261.00010.2312.351.212.4935.2731.63
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter4301570252448763852222000000000.285.285.482.7677561661570.261.197.196.0000.000.000.003.3130.1937.05
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter270994147266472029117000000000.268.268.443.71144096994.246.175.175.0000.000.000.002.9234.2836.09
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter6323347761161342000000000.326.326.592.91813830233.286.266.266.0000.000.000.005.5817.9239.47
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter973435810618121063000000000.309.309.519.82817840343.288.210.210.0000.000.000.002.9234.3037.74
Intl Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1996607715923239112208713300000.241.329.459.78830364747.246.218.353.00011.6517.801.535.2216.9240.25
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter9953489382904186166639126193654752220334193.259.330.378.70813202683929.281.119.226.0009.2912.091.301.6852.8629.65
Atlanta Braves Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2941014140266440581626515615212461525.262.365.477.8424841021192.257.215.370.00013.0912.750.974.8717.4838.35
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1222453767111105011333942417.273.364.449.81311022288.285.176.310.00011.4613.541.183.4724.5032.84
Chicago Cubs Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter24495151126005920001.306.393.490.88324456.342.184.286.0008.9316.071.803.5724.5026.67
Average MLB - Per 162 games162542641412721569436376535614.261.340.404.74421945617.277.143.261.00010.2312.351.212.4935.2731.63
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625919516929142084000000000.285.285.482.76728563591.261.197.196.0000.000.000.003.3130.1937.05

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1965Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal223B9--521212826.9292.89------2045.05.6
1965Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal222B3--412-516161.0005.33------2015.01.9
1965Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal22SS2--241176.8573.00------2010.01.2
1966Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal232B126--2883471975654635.9715.04------13196.278.8
1966Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal23SS3--610121716.9415.33------1312.31.9
1967Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal242B144--3403481375701688.9814.78------14897.389.4
1967Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal243B3--431187.8752.33------1482.01.9
1968Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal252B127--2603301367603590.9784.65------14587.678.4
1968Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal25SS34--3440277674.9742.18------14523.421.0
1969Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal262B142--3553691293736724.9845.10------142100.087.7
1969Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal26SS2--31--441.0002.00------1421.41.2
1970Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal272B149--3793908101777769.9905.16------149100.092.0
1970Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal27SS2--31-1441.0002.00------1491.31.2
1971Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal282B140--36136712103740728.9845.20------14298.688.6
1972Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal292B116-995286307681599593.9905.110.60-----11898.375.3
1972Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal292B116--286307681599593.9905.11------11898.375.3
1973Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl302B156-137138346430106877847.9665.430.62-----15799.496.9
1974Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl311B73--64154557700695.9939.52------13653.745.1
1974Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl312B71--148177643331325.9824.58------13652.243.8
1977Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi341B43--29114-263053051.0007.09------7855.126.5
1977Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi342B9--715-422221.0002.44------7811.55.6
1977Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi343B6--12--331.0000.50------787.73.7
1978Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi352B15--2627465753.9303.53------4434.19.3
1978Chicago CubsNLMLBchn353B12--422513126.8392.17------2450.07.4
1978Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi353B9--2102-1412.8571.33------4420.55.6
1978Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi351B7--294-433331.0004.71------4415.94.3
MLB Totals for 2B - 12 season(s)-   2B1314-23663123346012984067126583.9815.012.78-----13140.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 3 season(s)-   1B123--9617258710381033.9958.40------1230.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 5 season(s)-   SS43--4856411108104.9632.42------430.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 4 season(s)-   3B39--16581038474.8811.90------390.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1965Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal22---329-----
1966Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal23---1263------
1967Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal24---144-3-----
1968Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal25---12734------
1969Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal26---1422------
1970Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal27---1492------
1971Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal28---140-------
1972Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal29---232-------
1973Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl30---156-------
1974Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl31--7371-------
1977Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi34--439-6-----
1978Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi35--715-9-----
1978Chicago CubsNLMLBchn35-----12-----

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1966Baltimore OriolesWorld SeriesMLB23414141001000100000.286.286.357.6435114.308.071.0710.007.140.000.000.0025.00
1969Baltimore OriolesChamp. SeriesMLB26313230000002100000.231.333.231.5643015.250.000.15413.336.670.500.000.000.00
1969Baltimore OriolesWorld SeriesMLB26516110000002100000.063.167.063.2301018.067.000.12511.115.560.500.000.000.00
1970Baltimore OriolesChamp. SeriesMLB27311440024001100000.364.417.9091.32610212.250.545.6368.338.331.0016.675.5050.00
1970Baltimore OriolesWorld SeriesMLB27516252002005200000.313.476.438.9147221.357.125.43823.819.520.400.000.0040.00
1971Baltimore OriolesChamp. SeriesMLB28310232000003100000.300.462.500.9625213.333.200.50023.087.690.330.000.0066.67
1971Baltimore OriolesWorld SeriesMLB28727140003000100000.148.148.148.2964027.154.000.0000.003.700.000.000.000.00
1977Philadelphia PhilliesChamp. SeriesMLB3414010002000100000.250.250.250.500104.333.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 4 yrs10388112026006400000.289.386.500.88619444.281.211.36813.649.090.674.5519.0036.36
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 4 yrs21735143006007500000.192.263.233.49617380.206.041.1378.756.250.710.000.0021.43

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1981Jackson MetsTexAAMinornyn38Manager682939.4268.00 League Champions
1983Tidewater TidesILAAAMinornyn40Manager1397168.51111.54 League Champions
1984New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn41Manager1629072.5566.52 
1985New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn42Manager1629864.6053.02 
1986New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn43Manager16210854.667--1 Won World Series (Red Sox)
1987New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn44Manager1629270.5683.02 
1988New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn45Manager16010060.625--1 Lost NLCS (Dodgers)
1989New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn46Manager1628775.5376.02 
1990New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn47Manager1629171.5624.02 
1993Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin50Manager1627389.45131.05 
1994Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin51Manager1146648.579--1 
1995Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin52Manager1448559.590--1 Lost NLCS (Braves)
1996Baltimore OriolesALMLBMLBbal53Manager1628874.5434.02 Lost ALCS (Yankees)
1997Baltimore OriolesALMLBMLBbal54Manager1629864.605--1 Lost ALCS (Indians)
1999Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBMLBlan56Manager1627785.47523.04 
2000Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBMLBlan57Manager1628676.53111.02 
2010Washington NationalsNLMLBMLBwas67Senior Advisor to the General Manager1626993.42628.05Jim Riggleman
2011Washington NationalsNLMLBMLBwas68Manager1618081.49721.53 
2012Washington NationalsNLMLBMLBwas69Manager1629864.605--1 Lost in 1st Round (Cardinals)
2013Washington NationalsNLMLBMLBwas70Manager1628676.53110.02 
* 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.
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* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Awards [7]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1969American League Gold Glove (Second Base)1
1970American League Gold Glove (Second Base)1
1971American League Gold Glove (Second Base)1
1973MLB Player of the Month (August) ... NL Comeback Player of the Year2
1997American League Manager of the Year1
2012National League Manager of the Year1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1978-10-17Released by Cubs. 
1978-08-06TradeTraded by Phillies to Cubs for Larry Anderson. 
1977-02-03ContractSigned as Free Agent by Phillies. 
1975-04-11Released by Braves. 
1972-11-30TradeTraded by Orioles with Johnny Oates, Roric Harrison and Pat Dobson to Braves for Taylor Duncan and Earl Williams. 
1962-06-02ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Orioles. 
* 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.