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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
David A. Clay
Stat Years
1981-1989
Height/Weight
6-0 / 175
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (285)
Draft Position
p
Born Date/Place
High School
Pottsgrove (Pottstown,PA)
Colleges
West Chester University of Pennsylvania (West Chester, Pennsylvania)
Draft
Selected by the Atlanta Braves in Round #22 (#557 overall) of the 1981 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
Service Time
Organizations
ATL [5] MIL [2] PHI [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 74957
Relations
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1981Gulf Coast Braves GCLRkatl-221---321.60870011045.04217806372011.078.400.001.207.403.406.17.600
    1981Anderson BravesSALAatl-221---131.88664100043.035109024173011.377.330.005.023.562.090.71.250
    1981Minor Totals: ATLbyYearA/Rk----222---451.7414134111088.0772717030545021.227.880.003.075.522.761.80.444
    1982Durham BullsCaroA+atl-232---953.11222141010139.01225448961884051.327.900.583.955.703.501.44.643
    1982Savannah BravesSouAAatl-232---343.35774100045.2382217222121031.317.490.394.342.364.340.55.429
    1982Minor Totals: ATLbyYearAA/A+----232---1293.18292882010184.7160766511831005081.327.820.544.064.893.711.20.571
    1983Durham BullsCaroA+atl-243---523.4019820911287.18342331143531031.448.551.134.435.464.331.23.714
    1983Savannah BravesSouAAatl-243---524.1821510916171.0743833429233051.459.380.513.682.924.820.79.714
    1983Minor Totals: ATLbyYearA+/AA----242---1043.7640133018273158.315780661572764081.458.940.854.104.334.551.06.714
    1984Greenville BravesSouAAatl-254---1031.8051000405116100.0872620439444011.267.830.363.513.962.341.13.769
    1984Richmond BravesILAAAatl-254---034.50900029114.019971871001.9312.210.645.144.505.790.88.000
    1984Minor Totals: ATLbyYearAAA/AA----252---1062.1360000426017114.01063527547515011.348.370.393.714.032.761.09.625
    1985Richmond BravesILAAAatl-265---453.57472101845598.11124639934485001.4810.250.823.114.394.211.41.444
    1985Minor Totals: ATLbyYearAAA----261---453.58472101845598.31124639934485001.4910.280.833.124.404.221.41.444
    1986El Paso DiablosTexAAmil-276---513.4215400711155.1532221714261001.218.621.142.284.233.581.86.833
    1986Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAmil-276---434.391682038069.2833834418282031.4510.720.522.333.624.911.56.571
    1986Minor Totals: MILbyYearAA/AAA----272---943.9631122010191125.013660551132543031.349.790.792.303.894.321.69.692
    1987El Paso DiablosTexAAmil-287---026.5125200723156.2824441619221041.7813.020.953.023.496.991.16.000
    1987Denver ZephyrsAmerAAAmil-287---107.94600016011.11810101571022.0314.290.793.975.567.941.401.000
    1987Minor Totals: MILbyYearAAA/AA----282---126.7531200829168.01005451724292061.8213.240.933.183.847.151.21.333
    1989Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red BaronsILAAAphi-308---564.58337001726272.2754637451495091.739.290.506.326.075.700.96.455
    1989Minor Totals: PHIbyYearAAA----301---564.61337001726272.7754637451495091.759.350.506.366.115.730.96.455
    Minor League Totals55413.532857718311420829909.092342435762373461340371.439.140.613.694.564.201.24.573
    Minor: Rk Totals321.60870011045.04217806372011.078.400.001.207.403.406.17.600
    Minor: A Totals131.88664100043.035109024173011.377.330.005.023.562.090.71.250
    Minor: A+ Totals1473.224129619122226.32059681201041415081.378.160.804.145.613.821.36.667
    Minor: AA Totals23123.6211918516310119328.733415213223123127100131.399.160.633.373.484.171.03.657
    Minor: AAA Totals14174.30111173041948266.030714912719116139140141.5910.390.643.924.705.041.20.452
    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 NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1984Greenville BravesSouAAatl-25p1514010000000201000.250.250.250.500510.000.000.5000.0040.000.000.00.000.0
    1984Richmond BravesILAAAatl-25p191000000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1985Richmond BravesILAAAatl-26p2473000000000201000.000.000.000.000400.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    1987El Paso DiablosTexAAmil-28p3253000000000100000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    Minor League Totals13211010000000502000.091.091.091.1821310.000.000.1670.0038.460.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AA Totals767010000000301000.143.143.143.286810.000.000.2500.0037.500.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AAA Totals564000000000201000.000.000.000.000500.000.000.0000.0040.000.000.00.000.0
    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 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
    1981Gulf Coast Braves GCLRk22P800.0311101514.9331.800.0012.9100.011
    1981Anderson BravesSALA22P600.0213101615.9382.500.004.2100.016
    1982Durham BullsCaroA+23P2200.01827144645.9782.000.0016.2100.06
    1982Savannah BravesSouAA23P700.096221715.8822.100.004.9100.012
    1983Durham BullsCaroA+24P1900.0818102726.9631.400.0013.9100.07
    1983Savannah BravesSouAA24P2100.0513322118.8570.900.0014.5100.010
    1984Greenville BravesSouAA25P5100.0626223432.9410.600.0036.2100.02
    1984Richmond BravesILAAA25P900.00300331.0000.300.006.5100.012
    1985Richmond BravesILAAA26P4700.03180221211.0000.400.0033.6100.01
    1986El Paso DiablosTexAA27P1500.047101211.9170.700.0011.1100.010
    1986Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAA27P1600.02150117171.0001.100.0011.6100.012
    1987El Paso DiablosTexAA28P2500.02100112121.0000.500.0018.7100.06
    1987Denver ZephyrsAmerAAA28P600.02300551.0000.800.004.3100.016
    1989Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red BaronsILAAA30P3300.0711101918.9470.500.0023.1100.04
    AAA Totals - (P)1110014501311.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (P)1190026628711.0000.000.00---------
    A+ Totals - (P)410026452412.0000.000.00---------
    A Totals - (P)6002131013.0000.000.00---------
    Rk Totals - (P)8003111012.0000.000.00---------
    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
    1981Minor14----------
    1982Minor29----------
    1983Minor40----------
    1984Minor60----------
    1985Minor47----------
    1986Minor31----------
    1987Minor31----------
    1989Minor33----------
    Totals285----------