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Doc Lavan

+ Played in Major Leagues 1913-1924
Biography Data
Positions: SS-1126, 2B-10, 3B-9, 1B-3, OF-1
Proper Name: John Leonard Lavan
Born: October 28, 1890
Place Grand Rapids, Michigan
Death May 29, 1952
Height/Weight: 5-8 / 151 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School:
College: University of Michigan , Hope College
Drafted: Not drafted
MLB Debut:June 22,1913 (22.237)
TBC Player ID:14152
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Career Activity
Organizations:PHA, SLA, WS1, SLN
Scouting Scores
speed contact patience batting power
51 55 36 51 46
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Batting Statistics
Show AllMLB OnlyMinors Only
Month Day of Wk vs LH/RH Home/Away Day/Night vs Team Outs Inning Lineup Position
Situation Leadoff Last Batter Runner in Motion 1st Pitch Action Count Pitcher Type 1st Pitch Result vs Pitcher Stadium

YearTeamLgLevel#OrgPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
1913St. Louis BrownsALMLB-slass224614982121043104634 .141.210.168378.027.114.2044.60--25166
1913Philadelphia AthleticsALMLB-phass2251411010100000 .071.071.214285.143.143.071----314
1914St. Louis BrownsALMLB-slass23752392163741216121739250.264.318.339657.075.121.3122.29239.081263
1915St. Louis BrownsALMLB-slass241575144411217714813194283321 .218.281.284565.066.136.2581.98514.0146580
1916St. Louis BrownsALMLB-slass25110343328113101973238250.236.305.280585.044.157.2661.19--96382
1917St. Louis BrownsALMLB-slass26118355198585030519343110.239.284.290574.051.118.2651.79--103388
1918Washington Senators IALMLB-ws1ss2711746444129172045121421213 .278.302.323625.045.101.2911.50--150493
1919St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB-slnss2810035625861221254113009 .242.264.295559.053.096.2622.73356.0105376
1920St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB-slnss2914251652149211016311141938331 .289.318.374692.085.116.3102.00516.0193569
1921St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB-slnss30150560581452311282772330222 .259.291.350641.091.132.2711.30280.0196607
1922St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB-slnss3189264246081027311310313 .227.271.265536.038.095.2360.77--70293
1923St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB-slnss3250111102260112039717 .198.264.279543.081.135.2040.78111.031128
1924St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB-slnss-2b3346000000000000 .000.000.0000.000.000.000----06
MLB Totals (12 Seasons)11633891338954134457377715620937624014100.245.288.308596.063.121.2701.80555.911994265
MLB: Average per 162 Games162542471331961531082952302000.245.288.308596.063.121.2701.80555.9167594
St. Louis Cardinals (6 seasons)535181316946270245209252575115908200.255.288.328616.073.115.2701.53362.65951979
Baltimore Orioles (5 seasons)50616001243624718212234311202401304600.226.286.282568.056.133.2652.00800.04511779
Minnesota Twins (1 seasons)117464441291720451201421201300.278.302.323625.045.101.2911.50--150493
Oakland Athletics (1 seasons)514110101000000000.071.071.214285.143.143.071----314
YearTeamLgLevel#OrgPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
Fielding Statistics
Year Team League Level Position G INN PO A E DP FPCT RF/9 RF/G
1913Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBSS5 612001.000--32.40
1913St. Louis BrownsALMLBSS46 821412524.899--43.63
 
1914St. Louis BrownsALMLBSS74 1781933417.916--45.12
 
1915St. Louis BrownsALMLBSS157 3134757581.913--45.17
 
1916St. Louis BrownsALMLBSS106 2173863252.950--51.20
 
1917St. Louis BrownsALMLB2B7 151633.912--39.86
1917St. Louis BrownsALMLBSS110 2293384767.923--46.39
 
1918Washington Senators IALMLBSS117 2753545743.917--48.38
1918Washington Senators IALMLBOF1 0000.000--0.00
 
1919St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBSS99 2073524349.929--50.82
 
1920St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBSS138 3274895077.942--53.22
 
1921St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBSS150 3825404988.950--55.32
 
1922St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB3B5 31221.882--27.00
1922St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBSS82 1692462839.937--45.55
 
1923St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB1B3 14111.937--45.00
1923St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB2B1 0000.000--0.00
1923St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB3B4 58001.000--29.25
1923St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBSS40 64951320.924--35.78
 
1924St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB2B2 13001.000--18.00
1924St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBSS2 2722.818--40.50
Fielding Totals by Position/League:MLB1B3014111.937--45.00
 MLB2B100161933.921--31.50
 MLB3B9082021.933--28.00
 MLBSS1126024513628455559.930--48.59
 MLBOF100000.000--0.00

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