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Dave MayTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1962-1978 MLB Years: 1967-1978
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PositionsOF-1021, DH-23Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDavid La France May
Height5-10Weight186BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 23,1943PlaceNew Castle,Delaware
Death DateOctober 20,2012 [68.302]
High SchoolNew Castle (New Castle,DE)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1961 by the San Francisco Giants.
MLB DebutJuly 28,1967 [23.218]
OrganizationsBAL [8] MIL [6] ATL [2] MIN [1] PIT [1] SFN [1] TEX [1] Awards0Awards Voting1-65
TBC Player ID14926Retrosheet IDmay-d101MLBAM ID118470
RelationshipsFather of Derrick May
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed64Power57Contact58XBH56RBIs56Runs56Hitting50Durability40Team.509Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1962SalemAppRk-18592145381126541000000000.379.379.561.94012023214.364.182.182.4120.000.000.002.3442.8028.40
1963Fox CitiesMidwA-19712714284186427000000000.310.310.465.77512628271.300.155.155.3400.000.000.001.4867.7533.33
1963StocktonCalifA+-1940108202752210000000000.250.250.389.639429108.236.139.139.2800.000.000.001.8554.0033.33
1963Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         11137962111238637000000000.293.293.443.73616837379.282.150.150.3230.000.000.001.5863.1733.33
1964Fox CitiesMidwA-201224511111662681474000000000.368.368.554.92225048451.348.186.186.4050.000.000.003.1032.2128.92
1965Tri-CityNwstA--2113951712917324923105000000000.335.335.549.88428456517.304.214.215.3890.000.000.004.4522.4832.37
1966RochesterILAAA-22119413551131131134000000000.274.274.395.66916325413.254.121.121.2940.000.000.002.6637.5522.12
1967RochesterILAAA-2393328561041711157000000000.317.317.476.79315629328.293.159.159.3550.000.000.003.3529.8227.88
1967Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal12of233685122011170061300020.235.286.306.59226391.268.071.141.2626.5914.292.171.1085.0015.00
1968RochesterILAAA-2431113213551417000000000.310.310.478.7885410113.284.168.168.3590.000.000.003.5428.2528.57
1968Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal12of24841521529630733192710034.191.285.270.555419172.232.079.204.25511.0515.701.420.000.0031.03
1969Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal12of2578120829603102192320005.242.305.367.672449131.277.125.208.3106.8717.562.562.2940.0031.03
1970Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal12of262531660116004400003.194.286.355.64111235.192.161.290.29211.4311.431.002.8631.0033.33
1970Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil11of2610034236828173186445624169.240.329.330.65911316393.268.090.225.30111.2014.251.271.7848.8619.51
1970Totals for AL-AL         125373428882837864860241612.236.325.332.65712418428.261.096.231.30011.2114.021.251.8746.6320.45
1971Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil11of271445017413920316651595059335418.277.343.425.76821339562.285.148.259.3478.9010.501.182.8531.3128.06
1972Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil11of281435004911920294511134756342812.238.306.340.64617031556.252.102.192.2958.4510.071.191.6255.5626.05
1973Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil11of29156624961892342593674478534613.303.352.473.82529552680.312.170.239.3686.4711.471.773.6824.9627.51
1974Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil11of30135477561081511042432873361410.226.273.325.59815526515.248.099.159.2745.4414.172.611.9447.7024.07
1975Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl27of3182203285680124011252720034.276.361.493.85410020230.268.217.340.38410.8711.741.085.2216.9235.71
1976Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl27of3210521427465332351263110234.215.300.308.6086611243.236.093.234.28410.7012.761.191.2371.3323.91
1977Texas RangersALMLBtex16of33120340468214174243324342316.241.311.350.66111922381.256.109.206.2998.4011.291.341.8448.5726.83
1978Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil11of343977915402110091023013.195.295.325.62025691.200.130.247.2879.8910.991.112.2038.5040.00
1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit493454000000101100000.000.200.000.200005.000.000.500.14120.0020.001.000.000.000.00
1978Totals for MLB-MLB         44819154021110101123013.185.290.309.59925696.191.124.259.27910.4211.461.102.0840.5040.00
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter12523670462920130209642260473445012825184191.251.318.375.69313782464085.267.124.222.0008.4212.261.462.3538.2326.74
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter71624154887831183674365000000000.324.324.495.81911952282415.303.171.171.0000.000.000.003.0632.6429.12
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter28585413325233526108000000000.295.295.437.73237364854.273.142.142.0000.000.000.003.0432.8525.40
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter40108202752210000000000.250.250.389.639429108.236.139.139.0000.000.000.001.8554.0033.33
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter193722153250441418101000000000.346.346.521.86737676722.330.175.175.0000.000.000.002.4940.1130.40
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter13951712917324923105000000000.335.335.549.88428456517.304.214.215.0000.000.000.004.4522.4832.37
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter592145381126541000000000.379.379.561.94012023214.364.182.182.0000.000.000.002.3442.8028.40
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter717252132065290116928744382223321823132965.259.322.385.7079711702797.273.126.217.0007.9411.871.502.4736.5426.07
Atlanta Braves Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter18741755102133156362515830268.245.330.398.72816631473.251.153.285.00010.7812.261.143.1727.8030.39
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter2233884184135530543867300512.216.291.314.60512223429.250.098.198.0008.8615.621.761.1777.6027.38
Texas Rangers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter120340468214174243324342316.241.311.350.66111922381.256.109.206.0008.4011.291.341.8448.5726.83
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter54000000101100000.000.200.000.200005.000.000.500.00020.0020.001.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162475601191731255864565432512.251.318.375.69317832529.267.124.222.0008.4212.261.462.3538.2326.74
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625461101772781783000000000.324.324.495.81927052546.303.171.171.0000.000.000.003.0632.6429.12

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1977Tacoma TwinsPCLAAAmin-S/R33465.65389291000102.012173641361438001.7810.681.155.383.790.70.400-
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter465.65389291000102.012173641361438001.7810.681.155.383.790.70.400-
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter465.65389291000102.012173641361438001.7810.681.155.383.790.70.400-
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings9135.658219632000220.0261157138281329317001.7810.681.155.383.790.70.409-

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1967Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal23OF19--3011-3231.9691.63------3652.811.8
1968Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal24OF61--6211-6463.9841.03------8472.637.7
1969Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal25OF40--4343-5047.9401.18------7851.324.7
1970Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil26OF99--25563-264261.9892.64------10099.061.1
1970Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal26OF9--5---551.0000.56------2536.05.6
1971Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil27OF142--3421093361352.9752.48------14498.688.2
1972Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil28OF138-1168376963391385.9852.790.33-----14396.588.5
1973Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil29OF152-1343401993419410.9792.700.31-----15697.493.8
1973Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil29DH2---------------1561.31.2
1974Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil30OF121--2491032262259.9892.14------13589.674.7
1974Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil30DH8---------------1355.94.9
1975Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl31OF53--103342110106.9642.00------8264.632.9
1976Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl32OF60--98531106103.9721.72------10557.137.0
1977Texas RangersALMLBtex33OF111--181862195189.9691.70------12092.568.5
1977Texas RangersALMLBtex33DH5---------------1204.23.1
1978Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil34OF16--322213634.9442.13------3941.09.9
1978Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil34DH8---------------3920.54.9
MLB Totals for OF - 12 season(s)-   OF1021-2511217768501722952245.9782.200.89-----10210.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 4 season(s)-   DH23---------------230.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1967Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal23---------19-
1968Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal24---------61-
1969Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal25---------40-
1970Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil26---------99-
1970Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal26---------9-
1971Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil27---------142-
1972Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil28---------138-
1973Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil29---------1522
1974Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil30---------1218
1975Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl31---------53-
1976Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl32---------60-
1977Texas RangersALMLBtex33---------1115
1978Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil34---------168

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1969Baltimore OriolesChamp. SeriesMLB2511000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1969Baltimore OriolesWorld SeriesMLB2521000000001100000.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.00050.0050.001.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs11000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs21000000001100000.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.00050.0050.001.000.000.000.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1979-03-19Released by Phillies. 
1979-01-01ContractSigned as Free Agent by Phillies. 
1978-11-06Released by Pirates. 
1978-09-13Purchased by Pirates from Brewers. 
1978-05-17Purchased by Brewers from Rangers. 
1976-12-09TradeTraded by Braves with Adrian Devine, Roger Moret, Carl Morton, Ken Henderson and Cash to Rangers for Jeff Burroughs. 
1974-11-02TradeTraded by Brewers with Roger Alexander to Braves for Hank Aaron. 
1970-06-15TradeTraded by Orioles to Brewers for Buzz Stephen and Dick Baney. 
1962-11-26Selected by Orioles from Giants in first year minor league draft. 
1961-09-19ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Giants. 
* 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.