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Darold KnowlesTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1961-1980 MLB Years: 1965-1980
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World Series Champion

PositionsP-765Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDarold Duane Knowles
Height6-0Weight190BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateDecember 9,1941 [76.195]PlaceBrunswick,Missouri
High SchoolBrunswick (Brunswick,MO)
CollegeUniversity of Missouri (Columbia,MO)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1961 by the Baltimore Orioles.
Signing Bonus$5,000Signing ScoutsByron Humphrey
MLB DebutApril 18,1965 [23.130]
OrganizationsBAL [5] WS2 [5] OAK [4] CHN [2] SLN [2] MON [1] PHI [1] TEX [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID13857Retrosheet IDknowd101MLBAM ID117210
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts54Walks39Hittable59SO/BB45vsPower59Hitting18Durability62Team.514Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1961nullInd--Rel191153.29230230000164.0118796001061830001.376.48--5.8210.041.73.688-
1962nullA--Rel20014.0020200009.06540650001.336.00--6.005.000.83.000-
1962nullA--Rel20011.2960600007.09710940002.5711.57--11.575.140.44.000-
1962nullA+--Rel201272.29230230000161.011760410802020001.226.54--4.4711.292.53.632-
1962Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorA--Rel01292.34310310000177.013272460952110001.286.71--4.8310.732.22.571-
1963nullAA--Rel211672.73300300000201.018067610601460001.198.06--2.696.542.43.696-
1964nullAAA--Rel22673.04370370000136.013058460611040001.408.60--4.046.881.70.462-
1965nullAAA--Rel231152.53320320000174.016059490641550001.298.28--3.318.022.42.688-
1965Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal43Rel23019.20514002014.2141515210122131.648.591.236.147.361.20.0005.31
1966Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32R/CL24653.0569069003913100.0983834446885171.448.790.364.137.891.91.5452.90
1967Washington Senators IIALMLBws222,32R/CL25682.7061160003514113.0913734552852341.267.230.404.136.751.63.4293.09
1968Washington Senators IIALMLBws232Rel26112.18320320016441.0381110012372111.218.27--2.618.063.08.5001.54
1969Washington Senators IIALMLBws232R/CL27922.245305300401384.0732521831592041.237.790.853.316.301.90.8183.59
1970Washington Senators IIALMLBws232CL282142.0471071004927119.01003627458713041.327.540.304.375.351.22.1253.44
1971Washington Senators IIALMLBws232Rel29223.5212012006215.0176626160001.509.981.173.529.392.67.5003.23
1971Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak32Rel29523.59430430021752.2402221316400031.066.840.512.736.842.50.7142.75
1972Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak32R/CL30511.375405400291165.2491210137361001.316.720.145.074.930.97.8333.19
1973Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak32Rel31683.09525471126999.0874434749463131.377.910.644.454.180.94.4294.13
1974Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak32Rel32334.22451440018353.0612925635182021.8010.291.015.913.040.51.5005.45
1975Chicago CubsNLMLBchn32R/CL33695.815805800361588.01076157336632131.6210.900.313.676.421.75.4002.93
1976Chicago CubsNLMLBchn32Rel34572.89580580028971.2613023622390121.167.660.752.764.901.77.4173.64
1977Texas RangersALMLBtex32Rel35523.22420420027450.0502218323144121.458.940.544.112.500.61.7144.45
1978Montreal ExposNLMLBmon32Rel36332.38600600027672.0632019530340001.297.880.633.754.251.13.5003.79
1979St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln34Rel37254.07480480018648.2542722517222101.469.990.923.144.071.29.2864.21
1980St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln34Rel380110.8020200001.23221010001.8016.205.40--5.400.00.0009.35
MLB Totals - 16 Season(s)Filter66743.127658757114171431087.01006437378654806813011381.368.290.543.965.611.42.4710.95
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter45282.6413001300000688.060225620202806160001.287.88--3.668.062.20.616-
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter17122.76690690000310.02901179501252590001.348.42--3.637.522.07.586-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1672.73300300000201.018067610601460001.198.06--2.696.542.43.696-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1272.29230230000161.011760410802020001.226.54--4.4711.292.53.632-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter022.81808000016.01512501590001.888.44--8.445.060.60.000-
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1153.29230230000164.0118796001061830001.376.48--5.8210.041.73.688-
Washington Senators II Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter20272.3622912280014660372.2319115981915926894131.287.680.463.836.451.69.426-
Oakland Athletics Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter19142.991946188119430269.223710790171371406181.387.880.574.564.661.02.576-
Chicago Cubs Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter11164.501160116006424159.116891809581022251.419.450.513.265.741.76.407-
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter653.0569069003913100.0983834446885171.448.790.364.137.891.91.545-
Montreal Expos Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter332.38600600027672.0632019530340001.297.880.633.754.251.13.500-
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter264.29500500018649.0572924617232101.4710.191.073.044.111.35.250-
Texas Rangers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter523.22420420027450.0502218323144121.458.940.544.112.500.61.714-
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter019.20514002014.2141515210122131.648.591.236.147.361.20.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings13153.121542152008429220.0203887613971376281.368.290.543.965.611.42.4640.95
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings1492.64420420000220.019382650901970001.287.88--3.668.062.20.609-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1965Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal43p2354000000000200000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1966Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32p246916040002000300000.250.250.250.5004016.308.000.000.2230.0018.750.000.000.000.00
1967Washington Senators IIALMLBws222,32p256116010001001600000.063.118.063.1811017.100.000.063.0935.8835.296.000.000.000.00
1968Washington Senators IIALMLBws232p26324010102000101000.250.250.7501.000315.333.500.500.4350.0020.000.000.000.00100.00
1969Washington Senators IIALMLBws232p275313110002003800000.077.250.077.3271016.200.000.231.18918.7550.002.670.000.000.00
1970Washington Senators IIALMLBws232p287120010001000912000.050.095.050.1451023.091.000.000.0780.0039.130.000.000.000.00
1971Washington Senators IIALMLBws232p29122000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1971Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak32p29438010000000001000.125.125.125.250109.125.000.000.1140.000.000.000.000.000.00
1971Totals for AL-AL         5510010000000001000.100.100.100.2001011.100.000.000.0910.000.000.000.000.000.00
1972Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak32p305412030001001301000.250.308.250.5583014.333.000.083.2647.1421.433.000.000.000.00
1973Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak32p31530000001000000100.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1975Chicago CubsNLMLBchn32p335815010001001802000.067.125.067.1921018.143.000.067.1025.5644.448.000.000.000.00
1976Chicago CubsNLMLBchn32p34587010000003002000.143.400.143.5431012.143.000.429.30625.000.000.000.000.000.00
1978Montreal ExposNLMLBmon32p36606110000000301000.167.167.167.334107.333.000.000.1520.0042.860.000.000.000.00
1979St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln34p37482000000000000001.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter6771252150101100943110101.120.184.136.320171146.181.016.088.0006.1629.454.780.000.006.67
Washington Senators II Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter229551401060042413000.073.150.109.2596163.129.036.109.0006.3538.106.000.000.0025.00
Chicago Cubs Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter11622020001004804000.091.231.091.3222030.143.000.182.00013.3326.672.000.000.000.00
Oakland Athletics Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter15020040002001302100.200.227.200.4274024.222.000.050.0004.1712.503.000.000.000.00
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter6916040002000300000.250.250.250.5004016.308.000.000.0000.0018.750.000.000.000.00
Montreal Expos Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter606110000000301000.167.167.167.334107.333.000.000.0000.0042.860.000.000.000.00
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter54000000000200000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter482000000000000001.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162300400030021002000.120.184.136.3204035.181.016.088.0006.1629.454.780.000.006.67

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1965Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal23P5-1433--661.0001.200.43-----5100.03.1
1966Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi24P69-100328513631.8610.450.31-----69100.042.6
1967Washington Senators IIALMLBws225P61-113628543934.8720.560.30-----61100.037.9
1968Washington Senators IIALMLBws226P32-41181-109.9000.280.22-----32100.019.9
1969Washington Senators IIALMLBws227P53-84612--18181.0000.340.21-----53100.032.7
1970Washington Senators IIALMLBws228P71-119825223533.9430.460.28-----71100.043.8
1971Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak29P43-521151-1716.9410.370.31-----43100.026.7
1971Washington Senators IIALMLBws229P12-15-2--221.0000.170.13-----12100.07.5
1972Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak30P54-652261-2928.9660.520.43-20.0-54100.034.8
1973Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak31P52-993275-3530.8570.580.302250.015398.132.1
1974Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak32P45-53212-214141.0000.310.26-----45100.027.8
1975Chicago CubsNLMLBchn33P58-88626-132321.0000.550.36-----58100.035.8
1976Chicago CubsNLMLBchn34P58-71323222826.9290.450.37-----58100.035.8
1977Texas RangersALMLBtex35P42-50314221917.8950.400.34-----42100.025.9
1978Montreal ExposNLMLBmon36P60-72220122322.9570.370.31-----60100.037.0
1979St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln37P48-48274-139.6920.190.19-----48100.029.6
1980St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln38P2-1-------------2100.01.2
MLB Totals for P - 16 season(s)-   P765-1085512762916356327.9190.430.302433.317650.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1965Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal235----------
1966Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi2469----------
1967Washington Senators IIALMLBws22561----------
1968Washington Senators IIALMLBws22632----------
1969Washington Senators IIALMLBws22753----------
1970Washington Senators IIALMLBws22871----------
1971Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak2943----------
1971Washington Senators IIALMLBws22912----------
1972Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak3054----------
1973Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak3152----------
1974Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak3245----------
1975Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3358----------
1976Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3458----------
1977Texas RangersALMLBtex3542----------
1978Montreal ExposNLMLBmon3660----------
1979St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln3748----------
1980St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln382----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1971Oakland AthleticsChamp. SeriesMLB29000.001000.11000010.0027.000.000.000.0000.00.000
1973Oakland AthleticsWorld SeriesMLB31000.007026.1405501.485.680.007.117.111.000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs000.0010100000.3100000003.0027.000.000.000.0000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs000.0070700026.3400055001.425.680.007.117.111.000.00.000

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1983St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln41Assistant Coach1627983.48811.04Whitey Herzog
1988Arkansas TravelersTexAAMinorsln46Manager1366769.4937.03 
1989Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi47Pitching Coach1626795.41426.06Nick Leyva
1990Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi48Pitching Coach1627785.47518.05Nick Leyva
1993Clearwater PhilliesFSLA+Minorphi51Pitching Coach1357560.55610.03Bill DancyLeague Champions
1994Clearwater PhilliesFSLA+Minorphi52Pitching Coach1347262.5379.03Don McCormack
1995Clearwater PhilliesFSLA+Minorphi53Pitching Coach1387959.5724.01Don McCormack
1996Clearwater PhilliesFSLA+Minorphi54Pitching Coach1377562.54710.53Al LeBoeufLost in Finals
1997Clearwater PhilliesFSLA+Minorphi55Pitching Coach1387068.50711.54Roy Majtyka
1998Clearwater PhilliesFSLA+Minorphi56Pitching Coach1408258.5861.02Bill Dancy
1999Clearwater PhilliesFSLA+Minorphi57Pitching Coach1367759.5668.53Bill DancyLost in Semi-Finals
2001Nashville SoundsPCLAAAMinorpit59Pitching Coach1416477.45419.03Marty Brown
2002Nashville SoundsPCLAAAMinorpit60Pitching Coach1437271.5032.53Marty Brown
2003Nashville SoundsPCLAAAMinorpit61Pitching Coach1438162.566--1Trent JewettLost in Finals
2005Indianapolis IndiansILAAAMinorpit63Pitching Coach1447866.54211.02Trent JewettLost in Finals
2006Dunedin Blue JaysFSLA+Minortor64Pitching Coach1376869.49610.53Omar MalaveLost in Finals
2007Dunedin Blue JaysFSLA+Minortor65Pitching Coach1407268.51411.54Omar Malave
2008Dunedin Blue JaysFSLA+Minortor66Pitching Coach1388553.616--1Omar MalaveLost in Semi-Finals
2009Dunedin Blue JaysFSLA+Minortor67Pitching Coach1346767.50015.54Omar Malave
2010Dunedin Blue JaysFSLA+Minortor68Pitching Coach1397267.5188.03Clayton McCulloughLost in Semi-Finals
2011Dunedin Blue JaysFSLA+Minortor69Pitching Coach1407961.564--1Clayton McCulloughLost in Semi-Finals
2012Dunedin Blue JaysFSLA+Minortor70Pitching Coach1337855.586--1Mike RedmondLost in Semi-Finals
2013Dunedin Blue JaysFSLA+Minortor71Pitching Coach1316368.48114.55Bob MeachamLost in Semi-Finals
2014Dunedin Blue JaysFSLA+Minortor72Pitching Coach1387761.558--1Omar MalaveLost in Semi-Finals
* 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
1980-05-09Released by Cardinals. 
1979-01-16ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cardinals. 
1978-11-02Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1977-11-10Purchased by Expos from Rangers. 
1977-02-05TradeTraded by Cubs to Rangers for Gene Clines and Cash. 
1974-10-23TradeTraded by Athletics with Manny Trillo and Bob Locker to Cubs for Billy Williams. 
1971-05-08TradeTraded by Senators with Mike Epstein to Athletics for Paul Lindblad, Don Mincher, Frank Fernandez and Cash. 
1966-11-30TradeTraded by Phillies with Cash to Senators for Don Lock. 
1965-12-06TradeTraded by Orioles with Jackie Brandt to Phillies for Jack Baldschun. 
1961-02-09ContractSigned 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.