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Dave LaPointTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1977-1996 MLB Years: 1980-1991
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World Series Champion

PositionsP-448Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDavid Jeffrey Lapoint
Height6-3Weight215BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateJuly 29,1959 [58.299]PlaceGlens Falls,New York
High SchoolGlens Falls (Glens Falls,NY)

DraftedSelected by the Milwaukee Brewers [Team Picks] in the 10th round (237th overall) of the 1977 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutSeptember 10,1980 [21.043]
OrganizationsSLN [5] MIL [5] CHA [2] NYA [2] SFN [1] DET [1] MIN [1] PHI [1] PIT [1] SDN [1] Awards1Awards Voting1-1
TBC Player ID14110Retrosheet IDlapod001MLBAM ID117495
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Player Notes:   Opening day starter for St. Louis Cardinals in 1984 and New York Yankees in 1990
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts47Walks56Hittable39SO/BB52vsPower39Hitting9Durability64Team.514Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1977Newark Co-PilotsNYPLA-mil-S/R17524.701394310069.0734036822604101.389.521.042.877.832.73.714-
1978Burlington BeesMidwAmil-ST1812124.022523210100161.0177987220411347001.359.891.122.297.493.27.500-
1979Stockton PortsCalifA+mil-ST1912103.152725211300180.014474635852087001.277.200.254.2510.402.45.545-
1980Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAmil-ST20742.8117170100093.0714829445649001.256.870.394.356.191.42.636-
1980Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil42S/R20106.00532001115.017141021350102.0010.201.207.803.000.381.0006.42
1981Springfield RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-ST211393.19252419200172.01608361156612910001.318.370.783.456.751.95.591-
1981St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln47S/R21104.22321000010.212551240011.3110.120.841.693.372.001.0003.91
1982St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln39S/R22933.424221210060152.21706358852814231.4510.020.473.074.781.56.7503.42
1983St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln39ST231293.95372981010191.01919284128411311441.448.980.563.955.321.35.5713.77
1984St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln39ST2412103.96333302100193.0205948597713015311.469.560.423.596.061.69.5453.24
1985San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn40ST257173.57313102100206.22159982187412210001.409.360.783.225.311.65.2923.71
1986Detroit TigersALMLBdet40S/R26365.721688002067.28549431132362101.7311.311.464.264.791.13.3335.24
1986San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn24Rel26144.2624420004061.0673729824411411.489.831.173.526.021.71.2004.35
1987Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-ST27554.0314131400091.2934541827704001.319.130.792.656.872.59.500-
1987St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln39S/R27116.75624003016.02612124581101.9414.632.252.814.501.60.5006.06
1987Chicago White SoxALMLBcha38ST27632.9414122210082.2692927731433011.217.510.763.374.681.39.6674.09
1988Chicago White SoxALMLBcha38ST2810113.40252501100161.015169611047791521.238.420.562.624.411.68.4763.51
1988Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit50ST28422.77880100052.0541816410190201.239.350.691.733.291.90.6673.62
1989New York YankeesALMLBnya29,42ST29695.62202000000113.214673711245511221.6811.560.953.564.041.13.4004.48
1990New York YankeesALMLBnya42ST307104.11282712000157.218084721157674011.5010.270.633.253.821.18.4123.97
1991Denver ZephyrsAmerAAAmil-S/R31326.47338250011165.0855647625421001.6811.710.833.445.791.68.600-
1991Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi42ST310116.2022000005.0101090630013.2018.00--10.805.400.50.0005.86
1993Portland BeaversPCLAAAmin-ST33646.0913130000075.0996051729404001.7011.830.843.464.781.38.600-
1996Adirondack LumberjacksNeastInd-ST36003.0022000009.011431240001.4411.001.002.004.002.00--
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter80864.02294227671141711482.215987486641175598025325171.459.670.713.384.861.43.4821.11
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter63483.9716713235387111906.09025044007334074746101.378.950.723.377.412.20.568-
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter34244.141027527142111496.05082922294019234528001.419.190.723.476.241.80.586-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter12103.152725211300180.014474635852087001.277.200.254.2510.402.45.545-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter12124.022523210100161.0177987220411347001.359.891.122.297.493.27.500-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter524.701394310069.0734036822604101.389.521.042.877.832.73.714-
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter003.0022000009.011431240001.4411.001.002.004.002.00--
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter35233.90121873431100562.260426624434220336311091.469.640.543.515.361.53.603-
New York Yankees Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter13194.74484712000270.0326157143231021185231.5810.810.763.383.911.16.406-
Chicago White Sox Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter16143.25393723200243.1220988817781224531.228.110.632.884.501.56.533-
San Francisco Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter7173.57313102100206.22159982187412210001.409.360.783.225.311.65.292-
San Diego Padres Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter144.2624420004061.0673729824411411.489.831.173.526.021.71.200-
Detroit Tigers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter365.721688002067.28549431132362101.7311.311.464.264.791.13.333-
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter422.77880100052.0541816410190201.239.350.691.733.291.90.667-
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter106.00532001115.017141021350102.0010.201.207.803.000.381.000-
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0116.2022000005.0101090630013.2018.00--10.805.400.50.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings12134.024434102130220.02361119817831198431.459.670.713.384.861.43.4801.11
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings15123.97403289230220.021912297188218111001.378.950.723.377.412.20.556-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1981St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln47p2135000000000300000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.0060.000.000.000.000.00
1982St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln39p2242382200010011808001.053.077.053.1302047.100.000.026.0642.1338.3018.000.000.000.00
1983St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln39p2337594900050072005002.153.242.153.3959071.231.000.119.1989.8628.172.860.000.000.00
1984St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln39p2433593400030021909102.068.097.068.1654071.098.000.034.0812.8226.769.500.000.000.00
1985San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn40p25316041010060061105000.167.242.183.42511171.204.016.117.2068.4515.491.830.000.0010.00
1986San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn24p26248000000000104000.000.000.000.0000012.000.000.000.0000.008.330.000.000.000.00
1987Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-p271410100000000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.000.8940.000.000.000.000.000.00
1987St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln39p2764000000000300000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0075.000.000.000.000.00
1988Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit50p28816010000000601002.063.063.063.1261017.100.000.000.0570.0035.290.000.000.000.00
1991Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi42p3122000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter186251132610015001682032107.104.157.108.265271300.153.004.068.0005.3327.335.130.000.003.85
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2710100000000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1410100000000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter1211659150009001063022105.091.142.091.233150198.146.000.061.0005.0531.826.300.000.000.00
San Francisco Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter316041010060061105000.167.242.183.42511171.204.016.117.0008.4515.491.830.000.0010.00
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter816010000000601002.063.063.063.1261017.100.000.000.0000.0035.290.000.000.000.00
San Diego Padres Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter248000000000104000.000.000.000.0000012.000.000.000.0000.008.330.000.000.000.00
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter22000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162219112310013001471028106.104.157.108.265241261.153.004.068.0005.3327.335.130.000.003.85
Average Minor - Per 162 games16260600000000000001.0001.0001.0002.0006061.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Burlington Bees MidwAmil18P25--5202-2725.9261.00------25100.018.1
1979Stockton Ports CalifA+mil19P27--629-135351.0001.30------27100.019.1
1980Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAmil20P17--981-1817.9441.00------17100.012.2
1980Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil20P5-15-------------5100.03.1
1981Springfield Redbirds AmerAAAsln21P25--722413329.8791.16------25100.018.4
1981St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln21P3-1012--331.0001.000.30-----3100.02.9
1982St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln22P42-1522131-1615.9380.360.10-----42100.025.9
1983St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23P37-1911124-135351.0000.950.18-----37100.022.8
1984St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24P33-193223142625.9620.760.13-----33100.020.4
1985San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn25P31-206823113231.9691.000.15-----31100.019.1
1986San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn26P24-6138111211.9170.460.18-----24100.014.8
1986Detroit TigersALMLBdet26P16-6728-110101.0000.630.15-----16100.09.9
1987Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln27P14--315-218181.0001.29------14100.010.0
1987Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27P14-822231-2625.9621.790.30-----14100.08.6
1987St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln27P6-16-3--331.0000.500.19-----6100.03.7
1988Chicago White SoxALMLBcha28P25-161216111918.9470.720.11-----25100.015.5
1988Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28P8-5258--13131.0001.630.25-----8100.05.0
1989New York YankeesALMLBnya29P20-113210-112121.0000.600.11-----20100.012.4
1990New York YankeesALMLBnya30P28-157623233129.9351.040.18-----28100.017.3
1991Denver Zephyrs AmerAAAmil31P33--3161-2019.9500.58------33100.022.9
1991Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi31P2-5-21-32.6671.000.40-----2100.01.2
1993Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin33P13--2121-1514.9331.08------13100.09.1
MLB Totals for P - 12 season(s)-   P294-148146186913241232.9630.790.16-----2940.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P102--24737310497.9330.95------1020.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P27--629-135351.0001.30------270.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P25--5202-2725.9261.00------250.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Burlington Bees MidwAmil1825----------
1979Stockton Ports CalifA+mil1927----------
1980Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAmil2017----------
1980Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil205----------
1981Springfield Redbirds AmerAAAsln2125----------
1981St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln213----------
1982St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2242----------
1983St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2337----------
1984St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2433----------
1985San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn2531----------
1986San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn2624----------
1986Detroit TigersALMLBdet2616----------
1987Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln2714----------
1987Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2714----------
1987St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln276----------
1988Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2825----------
1988Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit288----------
1989New York YankeesALMLBnya2920----------
1990New York YankeesALMLBnya3028----------
1991Denver Zephyrs AmerAAAmil3133----------
1991Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi312----------
1993Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin3313----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1982St. Louis CardinalsWorld SeriesMLB22003.242008.11032301.4810.800.002.163.241.500.00.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs003.2420200008.31003023001.4410.800.002.163.241.500.00.000

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2000Arkansas TravelersTexAAMinorsln40Pitching Coach1396871.48914.55Chris Maloney
2001New Haven RavensEastAAMinorsln41Pitching Coach1424795.33140.06Danny Sheaffer
2003Long Island DucksAtlIndIndy-43Pitching Coach1266759.5326.03Don McCormack-
2004Long Island DucksAtlIndIndy-44Pitching Coach1266561.51611.50Don McCormackLeague Champions
2005Long Island DucksAtlIndIndy-45Pitching Coach1406773.47911.02Don McCormackLost in 1st round (Nashua)
2006Bridgeport BluefishAtlIndIndy-46Manager1247549.605--1 Lost in Finals (Lancaster)
2007Long Island DucksAtlIndIndy-47Manager1267254.5713.03 Lost 1st Round
2008Long Island DucksAtlIndIndy-48Manager1407169.5073.02 Lost in Semi-Finals
2009Long Island DucksAtlIndIndy-49Pitching Coach1407466.5295.02Gary CarterLost in Semi-Finals
2010Long Island DucksAtlIndIndy-50Manager1387068.50712.03 
2011Rockland BouldersCanAmIndIndy-51Manager924052.43525.07 
2012Rockland BouldersCanAmIndIndy-52Manager1004852.48018.03 
* 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

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2006Atlantic League Manager of the Year1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1991-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1991-06-28ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cubs. 
1991-06-23Released by Brewers. 
1991-05-09ContractSigned as Free Agent by Brewers. 
1991-04-23Released by Phillies. 
1991-04-07ContractSigned as Free Agent by Phillies. 
1991-02-17Released by Yankees. 
1988-12-03ContractSigned as Free Agent by Yankees. 
1988-11-04Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1988-08-13TradeTraded by White Sox to Pirates for Barry Jones. 
1988-02-09ContractSigned as Free Agent by White Sox. 
1987-11-09Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1987-07-30TradeTraded by Cardinals to White Sox for Bryce Hulstrom. 
1987-01-19ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cardinals. 
1986-12-18Released by Padres. 
1986-07-09TradeTraded by Tigers to Padres for Mark Thurmond. 
1985-10-07TradeTraded by Giants with Matt Nokes and Eric King to Tigers for Scott Medvin, Bob Melvin and Juan Berenguer. 
1985-02-01TradeTraded by Cardinals with Jose Uribe, Gary Rajsich and David Green to Giants for Jack Clark. 
1980-12-12TradeTraded by Brewers with Lary Sorensen, David Green and Sixto Lezcano to Cardinals for Ted Simmons, Rollie Fingers and Pete Vuckovich. 
* 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.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1985San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll25380,000-2741055++370,78060,000380,000
1986Detroit TigersTeam Payroll26550,000-2181370++386,34760,000930,000
1986San Diego PadresTeam Payroll26550,000-2181070++386,34760,000930,000
1987St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll2765,000-5012428344,90660,000995,000
1987Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll2765,000-501828344,90660,000995,000
1988Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll28425,000-251765++392,10762,5001,420,000
1988Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll28425,000-251865++392,10762,5001,420,000
1989New York YankeesTeam Payroll29825,000-153881++429,80262,5002,245,000
1990New York YankeesTeam Payroll30850,000-1761275++515,727100,0003,095,000
1991Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll31100,000-62035-742,231100,0003,195,000
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red