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Doc LavanTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1913-1924 MLB Years: 1913-1924
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PositionsSS-1126, 2B-10, 3B-9, 1B-3, OF-1Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJohn Leonard Lavan
Height5-8Weight151BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 28,1890PlaceGrand Rapids,Michigan
Death DateMay 29,1952 [61.213]
CollegeUniversity of Michigan (Ann Arbor,MI), Hope College (Holland,MI)
MLB DebutJune 22,1913 [22.237]
OrganizationsSLN [6] SLA [5] WS1 [1] PHA [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID14152Retrosheet IDlavad101MLBAM ID117544
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed56Power42Contact51XBH45RBIs47Runs34Hitting49Durability65Team.481Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1913St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla-ss2246149821210430104634000.141.210.168.378253166.204.027.114.1946.0227.714.600.000.0014.29
1913Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha-ss22514110101000000000.071.071.214.2853114.071.143.143.1260.000.000.000.000.00100.00
1913Totals for AL-AL         51163922220530104634000.135.199.172.371284180.188.037.117.1895.5625.564.600.000.0018.18
1914St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla-ss2375239216374121612173925000.264.318.339.6578112263.312.075.121.3196.4614.832.290.38239.0019.05
1915St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla-ss241575144411217714813194283321000.218.281.284.56514625580.258.066.136.2787.2414.311.980.17514.0022.32
1916St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla-ss25110343328113101970323825000.236.305.280.5859614382.266.044.157.2908.389.951.190.000.0017.28
1917St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla-ss26118355198585030501934311000.239.284.290.57410313388.265.051.118.2814.908.761.790.000.0015.29
1918Washington Senators IALMLBws1-ss27117464441291720451201421213000.278.302.323.62515019493.291.045.101.3052.844.261.500.000.0014.73
1919St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln-ss28100356258612212540113009000.242.264.295.55910515376.262.053.096.2672.937.982.730.27356.0017.44
1920St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln-ss2914251652149211016311141938331000.289.318.374.69219332569.310.085.116.3243.346.682.000.18516.0021.48
1921St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln-ss30150560581452311282772330222000.259.291.350.64119636607.271.091.132.2953.794.941.300.33280.0024.83
1922St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln-ss3189264246081027311310313000.227.271.265.536709293.236.038.095.2574.443.410.770.000.0015.00
1923St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln-ss3250111102260112039717000.198.264.279.543317128.204.081.135.2627.035.470.780.78111.0031.82
1924St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln-ss-2b3346000000000000000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter11633891338954134457377715620937624141000.245.288.308.59611991864265.270.063.121.0004.908.821.800.16555.8619.50
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter535181316946270245209252575115982000.255.288.328.616595991979.270.073.115.0003.795.811.530.25362.6021.43
St. Louis Browns Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter50616001243624718212234311202401346000.226.286.282.568451671779.265.056.133.0006.7513.492.000.11800.0018.51
Washington Senators I Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter117464441291720451201421213000.278.302.323.62515019493.291.045.101.0002.844.261.500.000.0014.73
Philadelphia Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter514110101000000000.071.071.214.2853114.071.143.143.0000.000.000.000.000.00100.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162542471331961531082952320000.245.288.308.59616726594.270.063.121.0004.908.821.800.16555.8619.50

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1913St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla22SS46--821412524248223.8994.85------46100.030.1
1913Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha22SS5--612--18181.0003.60------5100.03.3
1914St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla23SS74--1781933417405371.9165.01------7598.748.4
1915St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla24SS157--3134757581863788.9135.02------157100.0101.9
1916St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla25SS106--2173863252635603.9505.69------11096.468.8
1917St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla26SS110--2293384767614567.9235.15------11893.271.4
1917St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla262B7--1516333431.9124.43------1185.94.5
1918Washington Senators IALMLBws127SS117--2753545743686629.9175.38------117100.091.4
1918Washington Senators IALMLBws127OF1---------------1170.90.8
1919St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln28SS99--2073524349602559.9295.65------10099.072.3
1920St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln29SS138--3274895077866816.9425.91------14297.289.6
1921St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln30SS150--3825404988971922.9506.15------150100.098.0
1922St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31SS82--1692462839443415.9375.06------8992.153.2
1922St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln313B5--312211715.8823.00------895.63.2
1923St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln32SS40--64951320172159.9243.98------5080.026.1
1923St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln323B4--58--13131.0003.25------508.02.6
1923St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln321B3--141111615.9385.00------506.02.0
1923St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln322B1---------------502.00.7
1924St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln33SS2--2722119.8184.50------450.01.3
1924St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln332B2--13--441.0002.00------450.01.3
MLB Totals for SS - 12 season(s)-   SS1126--2451362845555965346079.9305.40------11260.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 3 season(s)-   2B10--1619333835.9213.50------100.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B9--820213028.9333.11------90.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B3--141111615.9385.00------30.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1---------------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1913St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla22----46------
1913Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha22----5------
1914St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla23----74------
1915St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla24----157------
1916St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla25----106------
1917St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla26---7110------
1918Washington Senators IALMLBws127----117----1-
1919St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln28----99------
1920St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln29----138------
1921St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln30----150------
1922St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31----825-----
1923St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln32--31404-----
1924St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln33---22------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2017-12-15TradeTraded by Browns with Burt Shotton to Senators for Bert Gallia and Cash. 
1919-01-01Purchased by Cardinals from Senators. 
1914-02-05Purchased by Browns from Athletics. 
1913-08-24Purchased by Athletics from Browns. 
* 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.