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Dave BancroftTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1915-1930 MLB Years: 1915-1930
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World Series Champion

PositionsSS-1873, 2B-14, 3B-3, OF-2Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDavid James Bancroft
Height5-9Weight160BatsBothThrowsRight
Born DateApril 20,1891PlaceSioux City,Iowa
Death DateOctober 9,1972 [81.172]
High SchoolSioux City Central (Sioux City,IA)
MLB DebutApril 14,1915 [23.360]
OrganizationsPHI [6] NY1 [5] BSN [4] BRO [2] Awards0Awards Voting2-58
TBC Player ID8437Retrosheet IDbancd101MLBAM ID110524
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Player Notes:   Hit for the cycle on June 1,1921
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed64Power50Contact42XBH45RBIs50Runs59Hitting66Durability80Team.502Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1915Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi-ss241535638514318273015277762223000.254.346.330.67618627665.275.076.192.33511.589.320.811.0580.4318.88
1916Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi-ss25142477531011003331507457416000.212.323.252.57512013571.235.040.226.29312.969.980.770.53159.0012.87
1917Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi-ss26127478561162254431404442018000.243.307.335.64216031540.259.092.213.3148.157.780.950.74119.5026.72
1918Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi-ss2712549969132194026110543617000.265.338.319.65715923561.285.054.184.3269.636.420.670.000.0017.42
1919Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi-ss2892335459113702580313009000.272.333.352.68511820375.298.080.197.3298.278.000.970.000.0021.98
1920Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi-ss2942171235172051791214000.298.337.363.700629185.321.065.082.3314.866.491.330.000.0017.65
1920New York GiantsNLMLBny1-ss2910844279132297031753332112000.299.349.396.74517536488.322.097.176.3506.766.560.970.000.0027.27
1920Totals for NL-NL         1506131021833690368124244216000.299.346.387.73323745673.322.088.150.3456.246.541.050.000.0024.59
1921New York GiantsNLMLBny1-ss30153606121193261566717106623422000.318.389.441.83026747698.324.123.243.3849.463.300.350.86101.0024.35
1922New York GiantsNLMLBny1-ss3115665111720941546016117927312000.321.397.418.81527250745.331.097.226.38210.603.620.340.54162.7523.92
1923New York GiantsNLMLBny1-ss321074448013533313187622316000.304.391.399.79017737513.319.095.236.37512.094.480.370.19444.0027.41
1924Boston BravesNLMLBbsn-ss3379319498911122144372415000.279.356.339.69510814362.297.060.176.33410.226.630.650.55159.5015.73
1925Boston BravesNLMLBbsn-ss3412847975153298249746422017000.319.400.426.82620439560.332.107.246.38511.433.930.340.36239.5025.49
1926Boston BravesNLMLBbsn-ss3512745370141186144306429222000.311.399.384.78317425541.331.073.221.37511.835.360.450.18453.0017.73
1927Boston BravesNLMLBbsn-ss36111375449113413150433618000.243.322.307.62911518427.266.064.192.30410.078.430.840.23375.0019.78
1928Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbkr-ss3714951547127195051705920215000.247.326.303.62915624591.257.056.184.3039.983.380.340.000.0018.90
1929Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbkr-ss381043583599113144702911016000.277.331.332.66311915403.283.055.156.3127.202.730.380.25358.0015.15
1930New York GiantsNLMLBny1-ss391017011000002100000.059.158.118.2762119.063.059.176.14510.535.260.500.000.00100.00
MLB Totals - 16 Season(s)Filter191371821048200432077325911457582748723212000.279.355.358.71325744298244.296.079.204.00010.035.910.590.39224.4421.41
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter68125233316348920141626434289239877000.251.330.319.6498051232897.273.068.194.0009.988.250.830.48180.2119.40
New York Giants Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter534216039767013030111894833242106952000.310.382.413.7958931712463.323.103.222.0009.834.300.440.45196.3625.52
Boston Braves Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter445162623847471196145198208111452000.292.373.370.743601961890.310.078.213.00011.015.870.530.32271.0020.25
Brooklyn Robins Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter253873822263081951408831231000.259.328.315.64327539994.268.056.173.0008.853.120.350.10873.0017.26
Average MLB - Per 162 games162608891702773501267041218000.279.355.358.71321836698.296.079.204.00010.035.910.590.39224.4421.41

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1915Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi24SS153--3364926460892828.9285.41------153100.0100.7
1916Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi25SS142--3265106064896836.9335.89------142100.092.8
1917Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi26SS120--2744394956762713.9365.94------12794.578.9
1917Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi262B3--116322017.8505.67------1272.42.0
1917Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi26OF2--4---441.0002.00------1271.61.3
1918Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi27SS125--3714576457892828.9286.62------125100.0101.6
1919Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi28SS88--2423062843576548.9516.23------9295.764.2
1920New York GiantsNLMLBny129SS108--2564454067741701.9466.49------108100.070.1
1920Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi29SS42--106153528264259.9816.17------42100.027.5
1921New York GiantsNLMLBny130SS153--39654639105981942.9606.16------153100.0100.0
1922New York GiantsNLMLBny131SS156--40557962931046984.9416.31------156100.0101.3
1923New York GiantsNLMLBny132SS96--2463814354670627.9366.53------10789.762.7
1923New York GiantsNLMLBny1322B11--3435387269.9586.27------10710.37.2
1924Boston BravesNLMLBbsn33SS79--1862591857463445.9615.63------79100.051.6
1925Boston BravesNLMLBbsn34SS125--3004594481803759.9456.07------12897.781.7
1926Boston BravesNLMLBbsn35SS123--3173983375748715.9565.81------12796.980.9
1926Boston BravesNLMLBbsn353B2--12--331.0001.50------1271.61.3
1927Boston BravesNLMLBbsn36SS104--2753293966643604.9395.81------11193.767.5
1927Boston BravesNLMLBbsn363B1---------------1110.90.6
1928Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbkr37SS149--3504844666880834.9485.60------149100.097.4
1929Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbkr38SS102--2243092545558533.9555.23------10498.166.7
1930New York GiantsNLMLBny139SS8--13151-2928.9663.50------1080.05.2
MLB Totals for SS - 16 season(s)-   SS1873--4623656166010171184411184.9445.97------18730.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B14--45416109286.9356.14------140.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B3--12--331.0001.00------30.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF2--4---441.0002.00------20.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1915Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi24----153------
1916Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi25----142------
1917Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi26---3120----2-
1918Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi27----125------
1919Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi28----88------
1920New York GiantsNLMLBny129----108------
1920Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi29----42------
1921New York GiantsNLMLBny130----153------
1922New York GiantsNLMLBny131----156------
1923New York GiantsNLMLBny132---1196------
1924Boston BravesNLMLBbsn33----79------
1925Boston BravesNLMLBbsn34----125------
1926Boston BravesNLMLBbsn35----1232-----
1927Boston BravesNLMLBbsn36----1041-----
1928Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbkr37----149------
1929Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbkr38----102------
1930New York GiantsNLMLBny139----8------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1915Philadelphia PhilliesWorld SeriesMLB24517250001002200000.294.368.294.6625019.333.000.11810.5310.531.000.000.000.00
1921New York GiantsWorld SeriesMLB30833351003001500000.152.176.182.3586134.179.030.0612.9414.715.000.000.0020.00
1922New York GiantsWorld SeriesMLB31519440002002100000.211.286.211.4974021.222.000.1059.524.760.500.000.000.00
1923New York GiantsWorld SeriesMLB32624120001101200000.083.120.083.2032025.091.000.0834.008.002.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 4 yrs2493101610071061000000.172.222.183.40517199.193.011.0866.0610.101.670.000.006.25

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1924Boston BravesNLMLBMLBbsn33Manager15353100.34640.08 
1925Boston BravesNLMLBMLBbsn34Manager1537083.45825.05 
1926Boston BravesNLMLBMLBbsn35Manager1526686.43422.07 
1927Boston BravesNLMLBMLBbsn36Manager1546094.39034.07 
1930New York GiantsNLMLBMLBny139Assistant Coach1548767.5655.03John McGraw
1931New York GiantsNLMLBMLBny140Assistant Coach1528765.57213.02John McGraw
1932New York GiantsNLMLBMLBny141Assistant Coach1547282.46818.07John McGraw,Bill Terry
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
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* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2023-11-12TradeTraded by Giants with Bill Cunningham and Casey Stengel to Braves for Joe Oeschger and Billy Southworth. 
2020-06-08TradeTraded by Phillies to Giants for Bill Hubbell, Art Fletcher and Cash. 
1927-10-14Released by Braves. 
1927-10-14ContractSigned as Free Agent by Dodgers. 
* 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.