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Don TaussigTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1958-1962 MLB Years: 1958-1962
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PositionsOF-127Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDonald Franklin Taussig
Height6-0Weight180BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateFebruary 19,1932 [87.297]PlaceNew York,New York
High SchoolLong Beach (Long Beach,NY)
CollegeHofstra University (Hempstead,NY)
MLB DebutApril 23,1958 [26.064]
OrganizationsHOU [1] SFN [1] SLN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID18722Retrosheet IDtausd101MLBAM ID123116
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Player Notes:   Selected by the Houston Colt .45s from the St. Louis Cardinals in the 1961 NL expansion draft (#19 Pick)
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed41Power59Contact34XBH45RBIs43Runs57Hitting49Durability33Team.479Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1958San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn14of26395010100014003800010.200.245.260.50513153.220.060.120.2245.6615.092.671.8950.0010.00
1961St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln27of2998188275414522522163403305.287.338.447.7858421210.335.160.245.3447.6216.192.130.9594.0038.89
1962Houston Colt 45sNLMLBhou20,24of3016251500110021100001.200.259.320.5798127.308.120.200.2647.4140.745.503.7025.0020.00
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter153263386914543022215303316.262.314.399.71310523290.311.137.217.0007.2418.282.521.3865.7533.33
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter98188275414522522163403305.287.338.447.7858421210.335.160.245.0007.6216.192.130.9594.0038.89
San Francisco Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter395010100014003800010.200.245.260.50513153.220.060.120.0005.6615.092.671.8950.0010.00
Houston Colt 45s Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter16251500110021100001.200.259.320.5798127.308.120.200.0007.4140.745.503.7025.0020.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162278407315543222225603316.262.314.399.71311124307.311.137.217.0007.2418.282.521.3865.7533.33

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1958San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn26OF36--28---28281.0000.78------3992.323.4
1961St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln29OF87--123612130129.9921.48------9888.856.5
1962Houston Colt 45sNLMLBhou30OF4--10---10101.0002.50------1625.02.5
MLB Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF127--161612168167.9941.31------1270.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1958San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn26---------36-
1961St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln29---------87-
1962Houston Colt 45sNLMLBhou30---------4-

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1962-11-26Selected by Braves from Cardinals in the minor league draft. 
1961-10-10Selected by Astros from Cardinals in expansion draft. 
1950-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Yankees. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2019 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.