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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
David Arthur Kingman
Stat Years
1970-1987  [mlb] 1971-1986
Height/Weight
6-6 / 210
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
OF (648) ... 1B (607) ... DH (434) ... 3B (154) ... P (2)
Draft Position
P-OF
Born Date/Place
1948-12-21 in Pendleton, Oregon   [71.233]
High School
Prospect (Mount Prospect,IL)
Colleges
USC (Los Angeles, California)
Draft
Selected by the San Francisco Giants in Round #1 (#1 overall) of the 1970 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Sec Phase) 3 Draft Instances
Bonus
Signing Scouts
George Genovese
MLB Debut
1971-07-30 - Boxscore  (Age: 22.221)
Service Time
Organizations
NYN [6] SFN [5] CHN [3] OAK [3] CAL [1] NYA [1] SDN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 13762 ... retro id: kingd001 ... mlbam id: 117092
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1970AmarilloTexAA----21of-1b---1602104162911541000000000.295.295.562.85721011825.000.267.0000.000.000.0014.07.1440.3
    1971PhoenixPCLAAA----22of-1b---2105392891092952699000000000.278.278.577.85539222660.000.299.0000.000.000.0015.16.6355.0
    1971San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn22221b-ofL-S-E-P24111517321026245093510302.278.328.557.8851286418.400.279.3387.0327.343.8919.24.6956.2
    1972San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn26233b-1bL-S-E-P31354726510617429831665114040429.225.303.462.76553121850.367.237.2519.6026.372.7516.35.4647.2
    1973San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn31243b-1bL-S-E-P411230554621012455854112221238.203.300.479.77935114635.420.276.23611.6834.762.9812.76.8456.5
    1974San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn26251bL-S-E-P512135041781821855883712532128.223.302.440.74239315438.323.217.2889.4131.813.3819.44.5848.7
    1975New York MetsNLMLBnyn2626of-1bL-S-E-P61345026511622136887534153412513.231.284.494.77854324859.335.263.2546.2628.184.5013.96.6350.9
    1976New York MetsNLMLBnyn2627ofL-S-E-P71234747011314137867428135503411.238.286.506.79251024052.333.268.2495.4926.474.8212.87.2546.0
    1977New York MetsNLMLBnyn2628ofL-S-E-P85821122447092832136630133.209.263.370.6332287816.227.161.2555.7028.955.0823.43.9536.4
    1977San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn2628ofL-S-E-P856168164090113923124822313.238.292.488.7801878220.315.250.2596.4225.674.0015.35.8850.0
    1977California AngelsALMLBcal10281bL-S-E-P810364720240011611000.194.237.417.65439154.250.223.2782.5641.0316.0018.05.1357.1
    1977New York YankeesALMLBnya4828dhL-S-E-P88245620470121310000.250.333.8331.16627206.625.583.2867.4148.156.506.014.81100.0
    1978Chicago CubsNLMLBchn1029ofL-S-E-P9119395651051742879343911162683.266.336.542.87844821449.372.276.2948.7124.782.8514.16.2546.7
    1979Chicago CubsNLMLBchn1030ofL-S-E-P101455329715319548115424513140877.288.343.613.95658932672.414.325.2917.6422.242.9111.18.1547.1
    1980Chicago CubsNLMLBchn1031ofL-S-E-P11812553171801857222144004310.278.329.522.85128013326.325.244.2697.5015.712.1014.26.4336.6
    1981New York MetsNLMLBnyn26321b-ofL-S-E-P1210035340781132259605510511279.221.326.456.78241216136.408.235.24613.3525.491.9116.05.3446.2
    1982New York MetsNLMLBnyn26331bL-S-E-P13149535801099137994059156436911.204.285.432.71760723147.346.228.2079.7225.702.6414.56.1043.1
    1983New York MetsNLMLBnyn26341bL-S-E-P14100248254970132921225711112.198.265.383.6482739520.278.185.2018.0620.882.5919.14.7640.8
    1984Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak1035dhL-S-E-P1514754968147231351182144119601487.268.321.505.82661327759.319.237.2747.1819.412.7015.75.7140.1
    1985Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak1036dhL-S-E-P161585926614116030913262114228617.238.309.417.72666624746.285.179.2439.3117.121.8419.74.5032.6
    1986Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak2637dhL-S-E-P171445617011819035943333126307316.210.255.431.68660424254.280.221.2045.4620.863.8216.05.7945.8
    1987Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAAsfn-381b---18205911123021100121110100.203.342.356.69873215.356.153.21316.4415.070.9229.52.7441.7
    MLB Totals (19 yrs)1941667790115752402544212108549608181653167572139.236.302.478.78074293191707.338.242.2528.1824.442.9915.15.9544.9
    National League Totals (14 yrs)14744915688115617824336896774246614284013465599.235.304.486.79054802390538.353.251.2568.5026.063.0614.66.1346.5
    American League Totals (5 yrs)467176221341962110631487142388133291740.238.295.455.7501949801169.298.217.2417.2919.912.7316.65.4440.3
    Minor League Totals1856611411834164315100121110100.277.290.552.84267536590.293.275.2301.781.630.9215.46.3749.2
    Minor: AA Totals602104162911541000000000.295.295.562.85721011825.267.267.2410.000.000.0014.07.1440.3
    Minor: AAA Totals1254511001213252811000121110100.268.288.548.83646524765.306.280.2252.582.370.9216.16.0253.7
    New York Mets Totals (6 yrs)66423233025097061543892912211672186152949.219.287.453.74025731053230.332.234.2358.2026.123.1815.15.9945.2
    Oakland Athletics Totals (3 yrs)449170220440658110030386139359112291740.239.296.450.7461883766159.294.211.2417.3819.072.5817.05.3139.2
    San Francisco Giants Totals (4 yrs)409124217727855977217371913842210310727.224.304.469.7731403582141.370.245.2679.8430.083.0616.15.4950.7
    Chicago Cubs Totals (3 yrs)34511821933294499425198105286102181820.278.338.569.9071317673147.381.291.2877.9721.722.7212.67.1444.7
    San Diego Padres Totals (1 yrs)56168164090113923124822313.238.292.488.7801878220.315.250.2596.4225.674.0015.35.8850.0
    California Angels Totals (1 yrs)10364720240011611000.194.237.417.65439154.250.223.2782.5641.0316.0018.05.1357.1
    New York Yankees Totals (1 yrs)8245620470121310000.250.333.8331.16627206.625.583.2867.4148.156.506.014.81100.0
    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 Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1973San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn31241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf009.0020002204.03440642002.256.750.0013.509.009.000.67.000
    1973MLB Totals: SFNbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf009.0020002204.03440642002.256.750.0013.509.009.000.67.000
    MLB Totals (1 yrs)009.0020002204.03440642002.256.750.0013.509.009.000.67.000
    National League Totals (1 yrs)009.0020002204.03440642002.256.750.0013.509.009.000.67.000
    San Francisco Giants Totals (1 yrs)009.0020002204.03440642002.256.750.0013.509.009.000.67.000
    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 Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1971San Francisco GiantsNLMLB221B2000.0149939161158.9817.900.0012.348.83
    1971San Francisco GiantsNLMLB22OF1400.0190102019.9501.400.008.634.17
    1972San Francisco GiantsNLMLB231B560411.240220539427422.9887.501.0336.141.52
    1972San Francisco GiantsNLMLB233B590507.1541381410206192.9323.300.3838.143.72
    1972San Francisco GiantsNLMLB23OF220186.2401304441.9321.900.2214.216.35
    1973San Francisco GiantsNLMLB241B460262.125917423280276.9866.001.0528.441.13
    1973San Francisco GiantsNLMLB243B600504.254129187201183.9103.100.3637.053.62
    1973San Francisco GiantsNLMLB24P204.0000000.0000.000.001.21.814
    1974San Francisco GiantsNLMLB251B9100.0680601366753740.9838.100.0056.275.21
    1974San Francisco GiantsNLMLB253B2100.09381235947.7972.200.0013.017.44
    1974San Francisco GiantsNLMLB25OF200.07000771.0003.500.001.21.75
    1975New York MetsNLMLB261B5800.038638536429424.9887.300.0035.843.32
    1975New York MetsNLMLB263B1200.0628313734.9192.800.007.49.04
    1975New York MetsNLMLB26OF7100.0134360143137.9581.900.0043.853.03
    1976New York MetsNLMLB271B1600.091801199991.0006.200.009.913.03
    1976New York MetsNLMLB27OF11100.02021090221212.9591.900.0068.590.22
    1977New York MetsNLMLB281B1700.0112816121120.9927.100.0010.529.33
    1977San Diego PadresNLMLB281B1300.0921114104103.9907.900.008.023.24
    1977California AngelsALMLB281B800.0705257775.9749.400.004.980.06
    1977San Diego PadresNLMLB283B200.0321065.8332.500.001.23.68
    1977New York MetsNLMLB28OF4500.0760207876.9741.700.0027.877.65
    1977San Diego PadresNLMLB28OF2800.0503215553.9641.900.0017.350.05
    1977California AngelsALMLB28OF200.03000331.0001.500.001.220.011
    1977New York YankeesALMLB28DH600.0000000.0000.000.003.775.08
    1978Chicago CubsNLMLB291B600.0562246058.9679.700.003.75.03
    1978Chicago CubsNLMLB29OF10000.0170842182178.9781.800.0061.784.03
    1979Chicago CubsNLMLB30OF13900.024011123263251.9541.800.0085.895.92
    1980Chicago CubsNLMLB311B200.0162101918.9479.000.001.22.55
    1980Chicago CubsNLMLB31OF6100.0103870118111.9411.800.0037.775.34
    1981New York MetsNLMLB321B5600.0462311339506493.9748.800.0054.456.01
    1981New York MetsNLMLB32OF4800.0863709689.9271.900.0046.648.03
    1982New York MetsNLMLB331B14300.0123269188813191301.9869.100.0088.396.01
    1983New York MetsNLMLB341B5000.044328343474471.9949.400.0030.950.02
    1983New York MetsNLMLB34OF500.07000771.0001.400.003.15.06
    1984Oakland AthleticsALMLB351B900.05520357571.0006.300.005.66.13
    1984Oakland AthleticsALMLB35DH13900.0000000.0000.000.0085.894.61
    1985Oakland AthleticsALMLB361B900.05010351511.0005.700.005.65.74
    1985Oakland AthleticsALMLB36DH14900.0000000.0000.000.0092.094.31
    1986Oakland AthleticsALMLB371B300.0170221917.8955.700.001.92.13
    1986Oakland AthleticsALMLB37DH14000.0000000.0000.000.0086.497.21
    1987Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAA381B400.02710728281.0007.000.002.820.04
    MLB Totals - (1B)603067345723117338149564883.9858.107.250.00.00
    MLB Totals - (3B)15401,0111263354821509461.9063.000.460.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)648018611374753612371184.9571.806.360.00.00
    MLB Totals - (P)204000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)43400000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (1B)4002710728281.0007.000.000.00.00
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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
    1971MLB--20------14-
    1972MLB--56-59----22-
    1973MLB2-46-60------
    1974MLB--91-21----2-
    1975MLB--58-12----71-
    1976MLB--16------111-
    1977MLB--38-2----756
    1978MLB--6------100-
    1979MLB---------139-
    1980MLB--2------61-
    1981MLB--56------48-
    1982MLB--143--------
    1983MLB--50------5-
    1984MLB--9-------139
    1985MLB--9-------149
    1986MLB--3-------140
    1987Minor--4--------
    Totals2-607-154----648434
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