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Current Status
Retired on 2016-03-17
High Level
Proper Name
David Adam Laroche
Stat Years
2000-2015  [mlb] 2004-2015
Height/Weight
6-3 / 180
Bats/Throws
Left / Left
Positions
1B (1873) ... DH (80) ... 3B (45) ... OF (3) ... P (3)
Draft Position
1B
Born Date/Place
Death
High School
Fort Scott (Fort Scott,KS)
Colleges
Seminole State College (Seminole, Oklahoma), Fort Scott Community College (Fort Scott, Kansas)
Draft
Selected by the Atlanta Braves in Round #29 (#880 overall) of the 2000 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase) 3 Draft Instances
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Brian Kohlscheen
MLB Debut
2004-04-07 - Boxscore  (Age: 24.153)
Service Time
12.000 (2015)
Organizations
ATL [8] WAS [4] PIT [3] BOS [1] ARI [1] CHA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 20733 ... retro id: laroa001 ... mlbam id: 425560
Relations
Brother of Andy LaRoche, Son of Dave LaRoche
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    2000Danville BravesAppRkatl-201b---156201386213374541244621422.308.381.507.88823210223.333.199.36210.3419.831.9228.73.0237.1
    2001Myrtle Beach PelicansCaroA+atl33211b---21264714911831074710830108904313.251.305.361.66651417038.178.110.3085.8421.013.6067.31.3632.2
    2002Myrtle Beach PelicansCaroA+atl-221b---369250308417095302273742243.336.406.512.91828512826.276.176.3649.4712.981.3727.83.1631.0
    2002Greenville BravesSouAAatl-221b---34517317509041911193810026.289.363.410.7731937113.231.121.3519.8419.692.0043.22.0726.0
    2003Greenville BravesSouAAatl-231b---4612194262121123712345330436.283.381.511.89226011225.379.228.31613.0820.381.5618.24.6240.3
    2003Richmond BravesILAAAatl-231b---472264337821083512275830636.295.360.466.82630012329.269.171.3439.0019.332.1533.02.6737.2
    2004Richmond BravesILAAAatl-241b---5411120012001000002.182.250.455.7051251.364.273.1008.330.000.0011.08.3350.0
    2004Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl19241bL-S-E-P511032445902711345002778122110.278.333.488.82135615841.293.210.3287.5821.912.8924.93.6545.6
    2005Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl19251bL-S-E-P6141451531172802078023987426715.259.320.455.77550220548.277.196.2777.7717.332.2322.53.9841.0
    2006Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl19261bL-S-E-P7149492891403813290025512821759.285.354.561.91555727671.384.276.3199.8722.982.3315.45.7550.7
    2007Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25271bL-S-E-P81525637115342021881162131304518.272.345.458.80363225863.297.186.3189.8120.732.1126.83.3241.2
    2008Hickory CrawdadsSALApit-281b---9310261014002100000.600.6671.0001.66712102.600.400.62516.678.330.5010.08.3333.3
    2008Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25281bL-S-E-P9136492661333232585115412220679.270.341.500.84155424660.339.230.3089.7522.022.2619.74.5145.1
    2009Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25291bL-S-E-P10873244680251124022418100369.247.329.441.77036814338.321.194.29111.1422.011.9827.03.2647.5
    2009Boston Red SoxALMLBbos23291bL-S-E-P10619252013000200001.263.263.526.78919103.263.263.2500.0010.530.0019.05.2660.0
    2009Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl22291bL-S-E-P10572123069111124000285900261.325.401.557.95824211824.363.232.39911.5724.382.1117.74.9634.8
    2010Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari25301bL-S-E-P111515607514637225100014817230448.261.320.468.78861526264.291.207.3307.8027.973.5822.44.0743.8
    2011Washington NationalsNLMLBwas25311bL-S-E-P124315115264031510253700102.172.288.258.546177397.258.086.20514.1220.901.4850.31.6926.9
    2012Washington NationalsNLMLBwas25321bL-S-E-P1315457176155351331001167138009710.271.343.510.85364729169.356.239.29810.3621.332.0617.35.1044.5
    2013Washington NationalsNLMLBwas25331bL-S-E-P1415251170121193206241721313041013.237.332.403.73559020642.313.166.27712.2022.201.8225.53.3934.7
    2014Potomac NationalsCaroA+was35341b---1512000000000000000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    2014Harrisburg SenatorsEastAAwas13341b---1513010000001100011.333.500.333.833410.333.000.50025.0025.001.000.00.000.0
    2014Washington NationalsNLMLBwas25341bL-S-E-P151404947312819026923082108208913.259.362.455.81758622545.368.196.27713.9918.431.3219.04.4435.2
    2015Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2535dh-1bL-S-E-P16127429418921012440049133402010.207.293.340.63348414633.247.133.26910.1227.482.7135.82.4837.1
    MLB Totals (14 yrs)16055593752145234013255882131164914072455867128.260.336.462.79863292583608.319.202.30010.2522.232.1721.94.0341.9
    National League Totals (12 yrs)14725145709135831713242835131160012722055667117.264.340.472.81258262427572.325.208.30310.3021.832.1221.34.1542.1
    American League Totals (2 yrs)133448439423013470049135402011.210.292.348.64050315636.248.138.2689.7426.842.7634.52.5838.3
    Minor League Totals43816042124631044492421716165342223201839.289.359.450.8091814722157.265.161.3369.1018.852.0732.72.7033.9
    Minor: Rk Totals56201386213374541244621422.308.381.507.88823210223.333.199.36210.3419.831.9228.73.0237.1
    Minor: A Totals310261014002100000.600.6671.0001.66712102.600.400.62516.678.330.5010.08.3333.3
    Minor: A+ Totals19672379202480161001010571451326716.279.340.412.75280129864.212.133.3277.1218.102.5445.22.0031.7
    Minor: AA Totals107395591132111656235492404613.286.374.466.84045718438.314.180.33311.8220.131.7024.73.5033.6
    Minor: AAA Totals76275348021093712285830638.291.356.465.82131212830.273.174.3328.9718.592.0730.62.8837.5
    Washington Nationals Totals (4 yrs)4891727234430774822699224641450222638.249.341.441.7822000761163.338.192.27812.3020.701.6821.14.1037.9
    Atlanta Braves Totals (4 yrs)45714792174161043772530414935275171935.281.346.512.8581657757184.329.231.3188.9921.242.3619.24.6544.2
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (3 yrs)3751379183366994582134415733450131836.265.340.469.8091554647161.318.204.30810.1021.492.1323.83.7344.0
    Arizona Diamondbacks Totals (1 yrs)1515607514637225100014817230448.261.320.468.78861526264.291.207.3307.8027.973.5822.44.0743.8
    Chicago White Sox Totals (1 yrs)127429418921012440049133402010.207.293.340.63348414633.247.133.26910.1227.482.7135.82.4837.1
    Boston Red Sox Totals (1 yrs)619252013000200001.263.263.526.78919103.263.263.2500.0010.530.0019.05.2660.0
    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 Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    2001Myrtle Beach PelicansCaroA+atl33211---100.0010001101.01000010001.009.000.000.009.000.000.001.000
    2001Minor Totals: ATLbyYearA+----211---100.0010001101.01000010001.009.000.000.009.000.002.001.000
    2003Greenville BravesSouAAatl-232---000.0010001100.20000010000.000.000.000.0013.500.000.00.000
    2003Minor Totals: ATLbyYearAA----231---000.0010001100.70000010000.000.000.000.0045.000.002.00.000
    2015Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25353Log - Sp - Ext - Perf000.0010001101.00000010000.000.000.000.009.000.000.00.000
    2015MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----351Log - Sp - Ext - Perf000.0010001101.00000010000.000.000.000.009.000.002.00.000
    MLB Totals (1 yrs)000.0010001101.00000010000.000.000.000.009.000.002.00.000
    American League Totals (1 yrs)000.0010001101.00000010000.000.000.000.009.000.002.00.000
    Minor League Totals100.0020002201.71000020000.837.500.000.0015.000.002.001.000
    Minor: A+ Totals100.0010001101.01000010001.009.000.000.009.000.002.001.000
    Minor: AA Totals000.0010001100.70000010000.000.000.000.0045.000.002.00.000
    Chicago White Sox Totals (1 yrs)000.0010001101.00000010000.000.000.000.009.000.002.00.000
    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 Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    2000Danville BravesAppRk201B3700.032512231339337.9949.100.0056.166.11
    2001Myrtle Beach PelicansCaroA+211B12000.010425288111021094.9939.100.0087.095.21
    2001Myrtle Beach PelicansCaroA+21OF300.02000221.0000.700.002.22.48
    2001Myrtle Beach PelicansCaroA+21P100.0000000.0000.000.000.70.825
    2002Myrtle Beach PelicansCaroA+221B6400.051838545561556.9918.700.0045.792.81
    2002Greenville BravesSouAA221B4500.040832133441440.9989.800.0033.6100.02
    2003Greenville BravesSouAA231B6000.049639246537535.9968.900.0043.598.41
    2003Greenville BravesSouAA23P100.0000000.0000.000.000.71.620
    2003Richmond BravesILAAA231B7200.054939470592588.9938.200.0050.3100.01
    2004Richmond BravesILAAA241B300.02730130301.00010.000.002.175.08
    2004Atlanta BravesNLMLB241B9882720.073941587785780.9948.001.0860.589.11
    2005Atlanta BravesNLMLB251B1251171,019.1107077710511541147.9949.201.1377.288.71
    2006Atlanta BravesNLMLB261B1421301,153.1111797510912191214.9968.501.0587.795.31
    2007Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB271B1511481,301.1129681615413831377.9969.101.0693.299.31
    2008Hickory CrawdadsSALA281B200.01710118181.0009.000.001.466.75
    2008Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB281B1291281,135.0113081812112191211.9939.401.0779.694.91
    2008Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB283B4545397.019110919138129.9352.900.3227.833.12
    2008Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB28DH200.0000000.0000.000.001.21.51
    2009Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB291B8786756.277659186836835.9999.601.1054.0100.01
    2009Atlanta BravesNLMLB291B5757515.252043161564563.9989.901.0935.2100.02
    2009Boston Red SoxALMLB291B4436.02960135351.0008.800.972.566.78
    2010ArizonaNLMLB301B1461431,239.211391221111712721261.9918.601.0290.196.71
    2010ArizonaNLMLB30DH200.0000000.0000.000.001.21.31
    2011WashingtonNLMLB311b4342375.0380320344124121.0009.601.1026.7100.02
    2012WashingtonNLMLB321B1531491,323.11260100711313671360.9958.901.0394.499.41
    2013WashingtonNLMLB331B1491431,272.01164761111712511240.9918.300.9792.098.01
    2013WashingtonNLMLB33DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.74
    2014Potomac NationalsCaroA+341B100.06000661.0006.000.000.7100.06
    2014Harrisburg SenatorsEastAA341B100.07002771.0007.000.000.7100.07
    2014WashingtonNLMLB341B1361351,200.0110093710112001193.9948.800.9984.097.11
    2014WashingtonNLMLB34DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.73
    2015Chi White SoxALMLB351B4844392.235127143379378.9977.900.9629.637.82
    2015Chi White SoxALMLB35P101.0000000.0000.000.000.60.819
    2015Chi White SoxALMLB35DH7400.0000000.0000.000.0045.758.31
    MLB Totals - (1B)1468140812,437120719357012491307613006.9958.901.050.00.00
    MLB Totals - (3B)454539719110919138129.9352.900.320.00.00
    MLB Totals - (P)101000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)8000000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (1B)750057642471622618.9948.200.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (1B)1060091171381985982.9979.300.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (P)100000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (1B)185001566901312616691656.9929.000.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (OF)3002000221.0000.700.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (P)100000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    A Totals - (1B)2001710118181.0009.000.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (1B)370032512231339337.9949.100.000.00.00
    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 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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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    2000Minor--37--------
    2001Minor1-120------3-
    2002Minor--109--------
    2003Minor1-132--------
    2004MLB--98--------
    2004Minor--3--------
    2005MLB--125--------
    2006MLB--142--------
    2007MLB--151--------
    2008MLB--129-45-----2
    2008Minor--2--------
    2009MLB--148--------
    2010MLB--146-------2
    2011MLB--43--------
    2012MLB--153--------
    2013MLB--149-------1
    2014MLB--136-------1
    2014Minor--2--------
    2015MLB1-48-------74
    Totals3-1873-45----380