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Dave LaRocheTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1968-1983 MLB Years: 1970-1983
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PositionsP-671Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDavid Eugene Laroche
Height6-2Weight200BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateMay 14,1948 [70.040]PlaceColorado Springs,Colorado
High SchoolWest Torrance (Torrance,CA)

DraftedSelected by the California Angels [Team Picks] in the 5th round (86th overall) of the 1967 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the California Angels [Team Picks] in the 20th round (388th overall) of the 1966 Amateur Entry Draft
MLB DebutMay 11,1970 [21.362]
OrganizationsCAL [8] NYA [3] CLE [3] CHN [2] MIN [1] CHA [1] Awards0Awards Voting1-6
TBC Player ID14123Retrosheet IDlarod101MLBAM ID117509
RelationshipsFather of Adam LaRoche, Father of Andy LaRoche
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts78Walks42Hittable71SO/BB66vsPower71Hitting7Durability60Team.505Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1968nullA--Rel20572.3633033000084.0763322029800001.258.14--3.118.572.76.417-
1969nullA+--Rel21213.8611011000021.02111908190001.389.00--3.438.142.38.667-
1969nullAA--Rel21632.9433033000049.0431616025460001.397.90--4.598.451.84.667-
1969Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--Rel0843.2144044000070.0642725033650001.398.23--4.248.361.97.6672.07
1970nullAAA--Rel22601.2422022000058.031118019670000.864.81--2.9510.403.531.000-
1970California AngelsALMLBcal37Rel22413.44380380011449.2412019621441141.257.431.093.817.972.10.8003.95
1971California AngelsALMLBcal16Rel23512.50560560032972.0552120327632011.146.880.383.387.882.33.8332.41
1972Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin17R/CL24572.836206200431095.0723330939792161.166.800.853.687.462.03.4173.39
1973Chicago CubsNLMLBchn17Rel25415.80450450022454.0553735729341011.559.111.164.805.631.17.8004.64
1974nullAAA--Rel26135.06606000032.037191807170001.3810.41--1.974.782.43.250-
1974Chicago CubsNLMLBchn17Rel26564.79494450021592.01035449947496331.6310.080.884.604.791.04.4554.41
1975Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle17R/CL27532.196106100411782.0612620557944021.436.670.556.2310.281.65.6253.24
1976Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle17R/CL28142.246106100432196.05725242491040011.105.330.194.589.722.12.2002.30
1977Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle17Rel29225.30130130011418.215131137181001.187.231.453.378.682.57.5004.02
1977California AngelsALMLBcal17R/CL29653.104604600391381.0643128837610001.247.080.894.096.751.65.5453.88
1978California AngelsALMLBcal17R/CL301092.825905900462595.2733530748700021.266.870.664.526.591.46.5263.64
1979California AngelsALMLBcal17R/CL317115.575315200251085.210754531332590121.6211.241.373.366.201.84.3894.52
1980California AngelsALMLBcal17Rel32354.085294310174128.012262581439890131.268.580.982.746.262.28.3753.77
1981New York YankeesALMLBnya34Rel33412.49261250014047.0381613316241011.157.280.573.064.601.50.8003.49
1982Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-Rel34313.7717017009431.0271713214201001.327.840.584.065.811.43.750-
1982New York YankeesALMLBnya34Rel34423.42250250015050.0541919411310011.309.720.721.985.582.82.6673.24
1983Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-Rel35115.4070700428.011551780002.1611.881.087.568.641.14.500-
1983New York YankeesALMLBnya34,38Rel350018.0010100101.02221000002.0018.009.00----0.00-15.76
MLB Totals - 14 Season(s)Filter65583.5364715632103811261046.191944841194459819187271.317.880.813.947.021.78.5280.99
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter24162.89129012900136283.02461129131092571001.257.810.103.468.162.36.600-
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1153.065205200136129.010652443471121001.187.380.213.277.792.38.688-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter632.9433033000049.0431616025460001.397.90--4.598.451.84.667-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter213.8611011000021.02111908190001.389.00--3.438.142.38.667-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter572.3633033000084.0763322029800001.258.14--3.118.572.76.417-
California Angels Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter35323.65304102941017065510.04622232085120438633121.308.120.903.586.781.89.522-
Cleveland Indians Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter892.511350135009542196.01336455101132165031.256.070.465.159.851.91.471-
Chicago Cubs Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter975.179449000439146.015891841676837341.609.720.984.675.101.09.563-
Minnesota Twins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter572.836206200431095.0723330939792161.166.800.853.687.462.03.417-
New York Yankees Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter833.12521510030098.0943734827551021.238.630.732.485.052.04.727-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings14123.531363133008026220.0193948620961724161.317.880.813.947.021.78.5380.99
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings19122.89100010000105220.019187712852001001.257.810.103.468.162.36.613-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1970California AngelsALMLBcal37p22388021000001000001.250.333.375.708319.250.125.250.32311.110.000.000.000.0050.00
1971California AngelsALMLBcal16p235611010000001301000.091.167.091.2581013.125.000.091.1347.6923.083.000.000.000.00
1972Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin17p246211210000003601000.091.286.091.3771015.200.000.273.21420.0040.002.000.000.000.00
1973Chicago CubsNLMLBchn17p25454120000001000000.500.600.5001.100205.500.000.250.50820.000.000.000.000.000.00
1974Chicago CubsNLMLBchn17p265027492002001400000.333.357.407.76411228.391.074.111.3513.5714.294.000.000.0022.22
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter2516171530020071302001.246.324.295.61918370.313.049.164.00010.0018.571.860.000.0020.00
Chicago Cubs Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter95315112002002400000.355.394.419.81313233.407.064.129.0006.0612.122.000.000.0018.18
California Angels Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter9419031000002301001.158.238.211.4494122.188.053.158.0009.0913.641.500.000.0033.33
Minnesota Twins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter6211210000003601000.091.286.091.3771015.200.000.273.00020.0040.002.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162395102001005801001.246.324.295.61912245.313.049.164.00010.0018.571.860.000.0020.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1970California AngelsALMLBcal22P38-4957-112121.0000.320.24-----38100.023.5
1971California AngelsALMLBcal23P56-72-81-98.8890.140.11-----56100.034.6
1972Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin24P62-95215--17171.0000.270.184450.0-62100.040.3
1973Chicago CubsNLMLBchn25P45-54513312118.8570.400.33-30.0-45100.028.0
1974Chicago CubsNLMLBchn26P49-92314--17171.0000.350.18-----5098.030.2
1975Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle27P61-82713--20201.0000.330.24-----61100.038.4
1976Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle28P61-96393-1512.8000.200.13-----61100.038.4
1977California AngelsALMLBcal29P46-8159-214141.0000.300.17-----46100.028.4
1977Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29P13-1811-1221.0000.150.11-----13100.08.1
1978California AngelsALMLBcal30P59-95214--16161.0000.270.17-----59100.036.4
1979California AngelsALMLBcal31P53-85417--21211.0000.400.25-----53100.032.7
1980California AngelsALMLBcal32P52-1285161-2221.9550.400.16-----52100.032.5
1981New York YankeesALMLBnya33P26-4754--991.0000.350.19-----26100.024.3
1982Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya34P17--35-1881.0000.47------17100.012.1
1982New York YankeesALMLBnya34P25-5013--441.0000.160.08-----25100.015.4
1983Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya35P7---2-2221.0000.29------7100.05.0
1983New York YankeesALMLBnya35P1-1-1--111.0001.001.00-----1100.00.6
MLB Totals for P - 14 season(s)-   P647-10454814485200192.9600.300.184736.4-6470.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P24--37-310101.0000.42------240.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1970California AngelsALMLBcal2238----------
1971California AngelsALMLBcal2356----------
1972Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin2462----------
1973Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2545----------
1974Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2649----------
1975Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2761----------
1976Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2861----------
1977California AngelsALMLBcal2946----------
1977Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2913----------
1978California AngelsALMLBcal3059----------
1979California AngelsALMLBcal3153----------
1980California AngelsALMLBcal3252----------
1981New York YankeesALMLBnya3326----------
1982Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya3417----------
1982New York YankeesALMLBnya3425----------
1983Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya357----------
1983New York YankeesALMLBnya351----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1979California AngelsChamp. SeriesMLB31006.751001.1211102.7313.500.006.756.751.000.00.000
1981New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB33000.001001.0000200.000.000.000.0018.0000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs006.7510100001.3201011002.2513.500.006.756.751.000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs000.0010100001.0000002000.000.000.000.0018.0000.00.000

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1984Albany/Colonie A'sEastAAMinoroak36Pitching Coach1388157.587--1Keith LieppmanLost in Semi-Finals
1985Fort Lauderdale YankeesFSLA+Minornya37Pitching Coach1407763.550--1Bucky DentLost in Finals
1986Columbus ClippersILAAAMinornya38Pitching Coach1396277.44617.56Barry Foote
1987Syracuse ChiefsILAAAMinortor39Pitching Coach1406872.48613.06Doug Ault
1988Kingsport MetsAppRkMinornyn40Pitching Coach734726.644--1Bobby FloydLeague Champions
1989Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha41Bullpen Coach1616992.42929.57Jeff Torborg
1990Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha42Pitching Coach1629468.5809.02Jeff Torborg
1991Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha43Bullpen Coach1628775.5378.02Jeff Torborg
1992New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn44Bullpen Coach1627290.44424.05Jeff Torborg
1993New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn45Bullpen Coach16259103.36438.07Dallas Green,Jeff Torborg
1994Pittsfield MetsNYPLA-Minornyn46Pitching Coach753738.4936.04Howard Freiling
1995Pittsfield MetsNYPLA-Minornyn47Pitching Coach763442.44715.04Ronnie Gideon
2002Gulf Coast Royals GCLRkMinorkca54Pitching Coach602238.36717.04Lloyd Simmons
2003Omaha RoyalsPCLAAAMinorkca55Pitching Coach1225963.48411.04Mike Jirschele
2004Omaha RoyalsPCLAAAMinorkca56Pitching Coach1447173.4938.53Mike Jirschele
2005New Hampshire Fisher CatsEastAAMinortor57Pitching Coach1426874.4798.05Mike Basso
2006New Hampshire Fisher CatsEastAAMinortor58Pitching Coach1416873.48211.54Doug Davis-
2007New Hampshire Fisher CatsEastAAMinortor59Pitching Coach1437073.49013.53Billy Masse
2008New Hampshire Fisher CatsEastAAMinortor60Pitching Coach1426181.43026.06Gary Cathcart
2009Las Vegas 51sPCLAAAMinortor61Pitching Coach1447173.49315.54Mike Basso
2010Las Vegas 51sPCLAAAMinortor62Pitching Coach1446678.45813.04Dan Rohn
* 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
1983-07-25ContractSigned as Free Agent by Yankees. 
1982-10-20Released by Yankees. 
1982-04-09ContractSigned as Free Agent by Yankees. 
1981-11-13Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1981-04-17ContractSigned as Free Agent by Yankees. 
1981-04-01Released by Angels. 
1977-05-11TradeTraded by Indians with Dave Schuler to Angels for Sid Monge, Bruce Bochte and Cash. 
1975-02-25TradeTraded by Cubs with Brock Davis to Indians for Milt Wilcox. 
1972-11-30TradeTraded by Twins to Cubs for Bob Maneely, Joe Decker and Bill Hands. 
1971-11-30TradeTraded by Angels to Twins for Leo Cardenas. 
* 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.