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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Daniel James Larson
Stat Years
1972-1984  [mlb] 1976-1982
Height/Weight
6-0 / 180
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (225)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
High School
Alhambra (Alhambra,CA)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the St. Louis Cardinals in Round #1 (#21 overall) of the 1972 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1976-07-18 - Boxscore  (Age: 22.014)
Service Time
Organizations
PHI [4] HOU [3] CHN [2] TEX [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 14129 ... retro id: larsd101 ... mlbam id: 117516
Relations
Father of Brett Larson, Father of Casey Larson
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1972Gulf Coast CardinalsGCLRk----171---321.428300000057.034179037440001.255.370.005.846.952.681.19.600
    1972Minor Totals: byYearRk----171---321.4283000083057.034179037440001.255.370.005.846.952.681.19.600
    1973ModestoCalifA+----182---4105.6719000000100.011483630581050001.7210.260.005.229.457.471.81.286
    1973St. PetersburgFSLA+----182---313.46600000026.0221410012170001.317.620.004.155.884.851.42.750
    1973Minor Totals: byYearA+----182---7115.21250000250126.013697730701220001.639.710.005.008.716.931.74.389
    1974ModestoCalifA+----193---1264.9422000000142.016496780611250001.5810.390.003.877.926.082.05.667
    1974ArkansasTexAA----193---202.57200000014.075406100000.934.500.003.866.433.211.671.000
    1974Minor Totals: byYearAA/A+----192---1464.73240000240156.0171101820671350001.539.870.003.877.795.832.01.700
    1975ColumbusSouAA----204---782.1817000000132.01184232046760001.248.050.003.145.182.861.65.467
    1975IowaAmerAAA----204---463.691200000083.0824234045670001.538.890.004.887.274.551.49.400
    1975Minor Totals: byYearAAA/AA----202---11142.76290000290215.020084660911430001.358.370.003.815.993.521.57.440
    1976MemphisILAAA----215---744.3517000000118.01326857060790001.6310.070.004.586.035.191.32.636
    1976Houston AstrosNLMLBhou34215Log - Sp - Ext - Perf583.0213135000092.1814031328421211.187.900.292.734.093.901.50.385
    1976Minor Totals: byYearAAA----211---744.35170000170118.01326857060790001.6310.070.004.586.035.191.32.636
    1976MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----211Log - Sp - Ext - Perf583.0313135000092.3814031328421211.187.920.292.744.103.911.50.385
    1977Houston AstrosNLMLBhou34226Log - Sp - Ext - Perf175.81321010522197.210872631345449121.579.951.204.154.056.630.98.125
    1977MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----221Log - Sp - Ext - Perf175.83321010522197.710872631345449121.5710.001.204.174.076.670.98.125
    1978Charleston CharliesILAAAhou-237---1463.74292893010202.0180938415651217061.218.020.672.905.394.141.86.700
    1978Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi48237Log - Sp - Ext - Perf009.0010001101.01111120002.009.009.009.0018.009.002.00.000
    1978Minor Totals: HOUbyYearAAA----231---1463.74292893010202.0180938415651217061.218.020.672.905.394.141.86.700
    1978MLB Totals: PHIbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf009.0010001101.01111120002.009.009.009.0018.009.002.00.000
    1979Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAphi-248---984.81242472000146.016293781370877021.599.990.804.325.365.731.24.529
    1979Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi48248Log - Sp - Ext - Perf114.26330000019.017991990011.378.050.474.264.264.261.00.500
    1979Minor Totals: PHIbyYearAAA----241---984.81242472000146.016293781370877021.599.990.804.325.365.731.24.529
    1979MLB Totals: PHIbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf114.26330000019.017991990011.378.050.474.264.264.261.00.500
    1980Reading PhilliesEastAAphi-259---303.21400004014.0135529110021.578.361.295.797.073.211.221.000
    1980Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAphi-259---423.94883100048.0412421120351041.277.690.193.756.564.501.75.667
    1980Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi49259Log - Sp - Ext - Perf053.151270025045.2462416424171201.539.070.794.733.354.730.71.000
    1980Minor Totals: PHIbyYearAA/AAA----252---723.771283104062.0542926329461061.347.840.444.216.684.211.59.778
    1980MLB Totals: PHIbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf053.191270025045.7462416424171201.559.160.804.783.384.780.71.000
    1981Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAphi-2610---1473.49252581000178.0163766915831123001.388.240.764.205.663.841.35.667
    1981Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi492610Log - Sp - Ext - Perf304.18541001028.0271313415152101.508.681.294.824.824.181.001.000
    1981Minor Totals: PHIbyYearAAA----261---1473.49252581000178.0163766915831123001.388.240.764.205.663.841.35.667
    1981MLB Totals: PHIbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf304.18541001028.0271313415152101.508.681.294.824.824.181.001.000
    1982Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-2711---754.8017163011099.11135953943683061.5710.240.823.906.165.351.58.583
    1982Chicago CubsNLMLBchn322711Log - Sp - Ext - Perf045.671260026039.2513025418221021.7411.570.914.084.996.811.22.000
    1982Minor Totals: CHNbyYearAAA----271---754.8117163011099.31135953943683061.5710.260.823.916.185.361.58.583
    1982MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf045.741260026039.7513025418221021.7611.710.924.135.056.891.22.000
    1983Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-2812---1374.05272550120186.2203100842174122160101.489.791.013.575.884.821.65.650
    1983Minor Totals: CHNbyYearAAA----281---1374.06272550120186.7203100842174122160101.499.811.023.585.904.831.65.650
    1984Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-2913---695.62171740000105.21196866931565021.4210.140.772.644.775.791.81.400
    1984Minor Totals: TEXbyYearAAA----291---695.65171740000105.71196866931565021.4310.180.772.654.795.821.81.400
    MLB Totals (7 yrs)10254.4078437010351323.33311891583014015114661.469.220.843.904.215.261.08.286
    National League Totals (7 yrs)10254.4078437010351323.33311891583014015114661.469.220.843.904.215.261.08.286
    Minor League Totals112814.07329143397218601,651.71667885747857201135420321.459.090.463.926.194.821.58.580
    Minor: Rk Totals321.4283000083057.034179037440001.255.370.005.846.952.681.19.600
    Minor: A+ Totals19175.07470000470268.030019315101312470001.6110.070.004.408.296.481.89.528
    Minor: AA Totals1282.31230000230160.01385241261970021.247.760.113.435.462.931.59.600
    Minor: AAA Totals78544.2117614339723301,166.7119562354683491747420301.459.220.643.795.764.811.52.591
    Houston Astros Totals (2 yrs)6154.454523605221190.01891129416738610331.388.950.763.464.075.311.18.286
    Philadelphia Phillies Totals (4 yrs)463.7721141037093.79147391049433311.508.790.974.734.154.540.88.400
    Chicago Cubs Totals (1 yrs)045.741260026039.7513025418221021.7611.710.924.135.056.891.22.000
    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 Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1976Houston AstrosNLMLBhou3421pL-S-E-P11431591106001302000.290.313.387.70034122.129.097.3212.948.823.000.00.0022.2
    1977Houston AstrosNLMLBhou3422pL-S-E-P23328160001001700001.214.241.214.4552960.036.000.2863.4524.147.000.00.000.0
    1978Charleston CharliesILAAAhou-23p---3291000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    1979Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAphi-24p---4247111000001300000.143.250.286.536821.286.143.25012.5037.503.000.00.00100.0
    1979Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi4824pL-S-E-P435000000000201000.000.000.000.000600.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    1980Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAphi-25p---5113210000000000000.333.333.333.666310.000.000.3330.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1980Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi4925pL-S-E-P51213021000001100000.154.214.231.4451431.154.077.1677.147.141.000.00.0050.0
    1981Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAphi-26p---6312200000000100000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    1981Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi4926pL-S-E-P659210000002001000.111.273.111.3841210.222.000.11116.670.000.000.00.000.0
    1982Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3227pL-S-E-P71211230000000200000.273.273.273.5461130.000.000.3330.0018.180.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (6 yrs)7997102121070051504001.216.255.258.513106253.093.042.2564.7214.153.000.00.0014.3
    National League Totals (6 yrs)7997102121070051504001.216.255.258.513106253.093.042.2564.7214.153.000.00.0014.3
    Minor League Totals9513521000001500000.154.214.231.4451431.154.077.2507.1435.715.000.00.0050.0
    Minor: AAA Totals9513521000001500000.154.214.231.4451431.154.077.2507.1435.715.000.00.0050.0
    Houston Astros Totals (2 yrs)475961511070021002001.254.279.305.58463182.085.051.3063.1715.875.000.00.0013.3
    Philadelphia Phillies Totals (3 yrs)2027231000003302000.111.200.148.3483241.148.037.1259.389.381.000.00.0033.3
    Chicago Cubs Totals (1 yrs)1211230000000200000.273.273.273.5461130.000.000.3330.0018.180.000.00.000.0
    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 Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1976Houston AstrosNLMLB21P13092.17130220201.0001.500.228.092.915
    1977Houston AstrosNLMLB22P32097.21114202725.9260.800.2619.897.08
    1978Charleston CharliesILAAA23P2900.0822303330.9091.000.0020.7100.02
    1978Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB23P101.0000000.0000.000.000.6100.013
    1979Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAA24P2400.01111132322.9570.900.0017.8100.07
    1979Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB24P3019.01401551.0001.700.261.9100.015
    1980Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAA25P800.04510109.9001.100.005.972.79
    1980Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB25P12045.24400881.0000.700.187.4100.012
    1981Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAA26P2500.012220234341.0001.400.0018.480.65
    1981Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB26P5028.06200881.0001.600.294.7100.013
    1982Iowa CubsAmerAAA27P1700.011160327271.0001.600.0012.6100.010
    1982Chicago CubsNLMLB27P12039.21070217171.0001.400.437.4100.012
    1983Iowa CubsAmerAAA28P2700.01228424440.9091.500.0019.9100.07
    1984Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAA29P1700.01013312623.8851.400.0011.0100.010
    MLB Totals - (P)7803223944258583.9761.100.260.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)14700681171211197185.9391.300.000.00.00
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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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    1976MLB13----------
    1977MLB32----------
    1978MLB1----------
    1978Minor29----------
    1979MLB3----------
    1979Minor24----------
    1980MLB12----------
    1980Minor8----------
    1981MLB5----------
    1981Minor25----------
    1982MLB12----------
    1982Minor17----------
    1983Minor27----------
    1984Minor17----------
    Totals225----------