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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
David Brian Cone
Stat Years
1981-2003  [mlb] 1986-2003
Height/Weight
6-1 / 190
Bats/Throws
Left / Right
Positions
P (595)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
High School
Rockhurst (Kansas City,MO)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the Kansas City Royals in Round #3 (#74 overall) of the 1981 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Carl Blando
MLB Debut
1986-06-08 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.157)
Service Time
Organizations
KCA [7] NYN [7] NYA [6] TOR [2] BOS [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 1179 ... retro id: coned001 ... mlbam id: 112552
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Games

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YearSplitsGGSDNSDNFGS%CGPHPRDRGFfor PHfor PRfor DRb1b2b3b4b5b6b7b8b9p Pp Cp 1Bp 2Bp 3Bp SSp LFp CFp RFp DH
1986Log - Splits1101100.002---35---------10101200011000000000
1987Log - Splits211381261.9114---33211913131315131415132521000000000
1988Log - Splits352872080.083211803842229303029303032306335000000000
1989Log - Splits343312697.1726---805022433343434333433356134000000000
1990Log - Splits313012496.8623---814442930313031313030355331000000000
1991Log - Splits3434029100.05191904433334343435343835365534000000000
1992Log - Splits353412797.1729---803653236353435343435396135000000000
1993Log - Splits3434028100.067---501794235363434343434374034000000000
1994Log - Splits2323019100.04---110632723242323232323232423000000000
1995Log - Splits3030024100.0692702574232313331323131333430000000000
1996Log - Splits1111010100.014------0911811111111111112111411000000000
1997Log - Splits2929028100.016---402273929312929293031283129000000000
1998Log - Splits3131028100.0341202163931323132313232313431000000000
1999Log - Splits3131030100.012---101763831323131313131323231000000000
2000Log - Splits302912996.702---201393930292929302929293130000000000
2001Log - Splits2525025100.003---201652725262525252525282625000000000
2003Log - Splits541480.00---------04---54444444445000000000
Totals4504193136393.156182681938372465427433426428426432432444588450000000000
Glossary:
Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started DNS Did not start. Count of games not started DNF Did not finish. Count of games not finished. GS% Games Started Percentage CG Complete Games PH Pinch hit appearances in games context and Pinch hits in On Base context PR Entered game as Pinch Runner DR Entered game as defensive replacement GF Games Finished for PH Left game for Pinch hitter for PR Left game for Pinch runner for DR Left game for defensive replacement b1 Games at batting slot #1 (Leadoff) b2 Games at batting slot #2 b3 Games at batting slot #3 b4 Games at batting slot #4 (Cleanup) b5 Games at batting slot #5 b6 Games at batting slot #6 b7 Games at batting slot #7 b8 Games at batting slot #8 b9 Games at batting slot #9 p P Games at pitcher position p C Games at catcher p 1B Games at First Base p 2B Games at Second Base p 3B Games at Third Base p SS Games at Shortstop p LF Games at Left Field p CF Games at Center Field p RF Games at Right Field p DH Games as Designated Hitter

On Base

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YearSplitsGPAABBAVGOBPSLGOPSOBLdoffH1B1B-IF1B-OF1B-Bnt2B3BHRSolo2-Run3-RunGSlamIPHRWO-HRWO-HPHXBHTBRBIHR RBIRBI outRBI HRRBIHR%BBBB4BB 1BOBB BLBB LdIBBHBPROECI
1986Log - Splits1110894.309.398.479.8774321291942506220011000010451871738.891301111100
1987Log - Splits21420364.239.327.387.71413610187589781153116410000329141401761742.5044091101560
1988Log - Splits35936836.213.283.293.5762622371781351915932941064000006432456114121422.958013222197480
1989Log - Splits34910822.223.289.359.64826122718312219164530112012530000461295843183136.907413170126490
1990Log - Splits31860784.226.284.364.6472432181771181516233172113710100159285693073043.48657131161170
1991Log - Splits34966868.235.296.329.625282238204155921125297134630000349286782592532.057319171152580
1992Log - Splits351055916.219.309.321.6303242542011478311833091593210004542948125152530.86111272401971271
1993Log - Splits341060920.223.312.343.65632926020513819186243420146000112673168926152629.21114242311921090
1994Log - Splits23690623.209.277.332.6091911761308510120228215103201000452074922122244.90541017090750
1995Log - Splits30954855.228.304.371.6742892331951251118414242416521100570317873653641.388817220112640
1996Log - Splits11295253.198.293.281.57386735035347112032100000015712147419.053447160220
1997Log - Splits29805710.218.305.332.6382452011551121514032241711600000143236602362338.338619150242430
1998Log - Splits31866784.237.302.371.67326021318612319167341220153110000632917628102836.845914220811570
1999Log - Splits31827715.229.322.375.697265199164104815613722113611000060268803293240.0090241541921160
2000Log - Splits30733628.306.389.502.891283164192121161762442251095100017131510847104743.528218131183940
2001Log - Splits25614539.275.351.416.767215141148107361122231177820000041224682992942.6557111018410100
2003Log - Splits58571.282.393.507.900331920121190404210100008361280866.671321051010
Totals4501218410782.232.309.359.66937472975250417163792125374666425815077247311307883872108140414140437.3711372222481421942106961
Glossary:
Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) G Games Played (or Pitched) PA Plate Appearances AB At Bats BAVG 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) OB On Base (including Homers) Ldoff Leadoff H Hits 1B-IF Infield Single (or Hit) 1B-OF Outfield Singles 1B-Bnt Bunt Single 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs Solo Solo Homers (no baserunners) 2-Run 2-Run Homers 3-Run 3-Run homers Gslam Grand Slams (Bases loaded homer) IPHR Inside the park home run WO-HR Walkoff-homer WO-H Walkoff Hit PH Pinch hit appearances in games context and Pinch hits in On Base context XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) RBI Runs Batted In HR RBI RBIs from home runs RBI Out Runs Batted In on outs RBIHR% Pct of total RBIs from Homers BB Walks BB4 Walkes on 4-pitches, excluding Intentional walks BB 1BO Walked with first base open and runners on 2nd and /or 3rd BB BL Bases Loaded Walk BB LD Leadoff walk IBB Intentional Walks HBP Hit by a Pitch ROE Reached on Error CI Catchers Interference

Outs

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YearSplitsGPAABOutsGOAOGO%FOLOPOFrcFCProdBuntSHSFGDPGDP-OGDP%IF OutOF OutIF Out%loc Ploc Cloc 1Bloc 2Bloc 3Bloc SSloc LFloc CFloc RFSOSO-swSO-caSo-3SO-FTSO Sw%
1986Log - Splits11108946418250.722320213000090.00291467.40278574552100000.00
1987Log - Splits21420364277971120.8795125101156434429.521268360.3103273919282224376800000.00
1988Log - Splits359368366651992530.7916248431513215115117714.2928416862.8237448351764871492131554655072.77
1989Log - Splits349108226361802660.6813441911342914646639.5228915764.82010648142724159571901444454075.79
1990Log - Splits318607846091582180.72117346714130114695815.5223314362.01810536028643269422331695173072.53
1991Log - Splits349668686701952340.83149196617650211378819.8827015962.9299557737635663402411885053078.01
1992Log - Splits3510559167221982630.75144437612149156997911.3929017162.92516578339704365632611787664068.20
1993Log - Splits3410609207192063220.641874491193371079139413.8331321559.31915777545826488631911265946265.97
1994Log - Splits236906234921522080.73119236614223815116516.9222313761.917549573065385445132963335372.73
1995Log - Splits309548556571882780.68154487616418523116816.1827818859.7258508849585774571911255746265.45
1996Log - Splits1129525320651840.61491124511211572725.93815460.053162512201217257137207252.11
1997Log - Splits298057105571481870.7910041461702463286612.1220513061.2146387233423950412221606046372.07
1998Log - Splits318667845971732150.8011429721621864495815.5225313565.22313576448483953432091267352260.29
1999Log - Splits318277155561572220.711253463100251156116417.1923214761.21310475551564652491771146267164.41
2000Log - Splits307336284421291930.67130313216433758106714.9318513757.519231504043365348120883234073.33
2001Log - Splits256145393891351390.979713291402832695416.671858967.59740602445204227115853035073.91
2003Log - Splits585715119191.00105430211021216.67251365.830493646313856061.54
Totals45012184107828309240332380.74190947885121331428140758213898414.023501214062.1272126716986556845601845694266817996986731567.43
Glossary:
Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) G Games Played (or Pitched) PA Plate Appearances AB At Bats GO Groundouts AO Air out (Fly Outs + Popouts + Lineouts) FO Fly outs LO Lineouts PO Putouts Frc Forceouts. Groundout with runner ahead of him forced out on base. FC Fielders Choice Prod Productive out. At the very least, a runner was advanced on the out SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies GDP Grounded into Double Play GDP-O Double Play Opportunities for Batter (Runner on 1st + less than 2 outs) GDP% Grounded into double play percentage. Double Plays vs Opportunities IF Out Infield Outs OF out Outfield Outs IF Out% Percentage of outs in the infield loc P Balls fielded by pitcher loc C Balls fielded by catcher loc 1B Balls fielded by first baseman loc 2B Balls fielded by second baseman loc 3B Balls fielded by third baseman loc SS Balls fielded by shortstop loc LF Balls fielded by left field loc CF Balls fielded by center field loc RF Balls fielded by right field SO Strikeouts SO-Sw Strikeouts Swinging SO-Ca Strikeouts Looking (or Called) SO-3 Strikeouts on 3 Pitches SO-FT Strikeout on Foul Tip SO SW% Percentage of strikeouts on swings

Baserunning

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YearSplitsGPAOBmOBPRR%SBSB2SB3SBHCSCS2CS3CSHS1-3S1-2S1-3%S2-HS2-3S2-H%D1-HD1-3D1-H%DIAdv WPAdv OutFrcROOB
1986Log - Splits1110843.3981330.23110011004450.001233.33010.0002721
1987Log - Splits21420136.3244533.099900107126842.867187.502340.000317106
1988Log - Splits35936262.2806524.8124222011920112828.2111857.891712.50012401514
1989Log - Splits34910261.2879235.2524222010901141745.1615478.952250.0001917149
1990Log - Splits31860243.2838434.57202000861172521.8813861.903633.33014161511
1991Log - Splits34966282.2929433.33252320111100152934.09181064.296275.00018481714
1992Log - Splits351055324.3079128.094236607610142140.0012666.675455.56016361310
1993Log - Splits341060329.31010030.40262420121110182541.8616672.738657.14013401822
1994Log - Splits23690191.2775830.379810431061331.583730.002625.0014211415
1995Log - Splits30954289.3039332.182722418800141646.6723582.143827.27011201618
1996Log - Splits1129586.2922529.07981022005362.502625.002340.00051158
1997Log - Splits29805245.3046526.53191720440092526.4713668.422340.00016241717
1998Log - Splits31866260.3008934.231715205500152141.6717868.005838.4609241617
1999Log - Splits31827265.3208431.701817108800142635.0011378.575550.0017141112
2000Log - Splits30733283.38612343.461614207700142833.3317770.838657.14011351714
2001Log - Splits25614215.3507333.951717007700121544.446554.553633.3308241411
2003Log - Splits58533.3881339.3911001010030.001233.331150.0000232
Totals450121843747.308120732.213042762711161048417830736.701869466.43587742.962168396217201
Glossary:
Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) G Games Played (or Pitched) PA Plate Appearances OB On Base (including Homers) mOBP Modified On Base Percentage. Includes all times on base, whether earned or not. R Runs R% Run%. Runs/OnBase. % of time on base that he scores SB Stolen Bases (Total) SB2 Steals of 2nd base SB3 Steals of 3rd base SBH Steals of home CS Caught Stealings CS2 Caught stealing second base CS3 Caught stealing third base CSH Caught stealing home S1-3 1b to 3b on a single while a baserunner S1-2 1b to 2b on a single while a baserunner S1-3% % of times going first to third on a single S2-H 2b to home on a single while a baserunner S2-3 2b to 3b on a single while a baserunner S2-H% % of times second to home on a single D1-H Scored from first base on a double D1-3 1b to 3b on a double D1-H% % of times scoring from first base on a double DI Defensive Indifference. Defense allowed steal without attempt to throw out Adv WP Advanced on Wild Pitch or Passed Ball Adv Out Advanced safely on an out FrcR Forced out as runner. OOB Thrown Out on Bases as baserunner, excludes while batter

Pitches

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YearSplitsGPAABBBSOHBPPitStrBalSwMsCalCtSwingsFoulIntBInPlStr%Bal%Foul%SW%SwMs%P/PAIP-SW%IP-PA%FPSFPSwFPIPFPS%FPSw%FPIP%
1986Log - Splits1110894132110000000000---------------0.00---0.00000.000.000.00
1987Log - Splits21420364446850000000000---------------0.00---0.00000.000.000.00
1988Log - Splits35936836802134362422861338441466135318206922266163.0836.9219.0950.2224.233.8736.370.656236713360.0439.2114.21
1989Log - Splits34910822741904376323401420445500136818386891767962.1837.7418.3148.8424.214.1436.974.657435710963.0839.2311.98
1990Log - Splits3186078465233134962242125448049012461752670457664.1335.8719.1650.1127.404.0732.967.05363259862.3337.7911.40
1991Log - Splits3496686873241539682430153853455113191879629669061.2438.7615.8547.3528.424.1136.771.456133311958.0734.4712.32
1992Log - Splits35105591611126112438826041784607615135319896452370859.3440.6614.7045.3330.524.1635.667.160638212257.4436.2111.56
1993Log - Splits3410609201141911042522537171541869414011841644875759.6740.3315.1543.3022.714.0141.171.459428711256.0427.0810.57
1994Log - Splits23690623541327263416519832544009801250474050662.6837.3218.0047.4620.323.8240.573.34222357961.1634.0611.45
1995Log - Splits30954855881916365622531403347624126116296081265361.6238.3816.6344.5621.303.8340.168.455728210358.3929.5610.80
1996Log - Splits1129525334712101259441893173321420162015958.7041.3016.0141.5022.143.4337.953.9142682648.1423.058.81
1997Log - Splits2980571086222433652039132639653810791501560951960.5939.4116.6444.6126.384.1834.664.54762338959.1328.9411.06
1998Log - Splits31866784592091530901960113034857410231386482454163.4336.5715.6044.8525.113.5739.062.54802379255.4327.3710.62
1999Log - Splits318277159017711338520651320371563111115025431056861.0039.0016.0444.3724.704.0937.868.74762158357.5626.0010.04
2000Log - Splits3073362882120929531725122826350095212254091254358.4241.5813.8541.4821.474.0344.374.14191887457.1625.6510.10
2001Log - Splits2561453957115102443150693724944680610603511345561.6538.3514.3743.3923.493.9842.974.13861646962.8726.7111.24
2003Log - Splits585711313035820315535631011404146056.7043.3011.4539.1125.004.2142.970.64518552.9421.185.88
Totals4501218410782113726681064638728435179495281719715674212327599144807561.3038.6916.3845.7724.873.8138.066.368363691131356.1130.2910.78
Glossary:
Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) G Games Played (or Pitched) PA Plate Appearances AB At Bats BB Walks SO Strikeouts HBP Hit by a Pitch Pit Pitches Str Strikes Bal Balls SwMs Swing and Miss Cal Called Strikes Swings Batter swung at pitch, regardless of result Foul Foul Balls IntB Intentional Balls InPl Balls put in Play Str% Strike percentage. Total Strikes / Total Pitches Bal% Balls percentage Foul% Foul ball percentage, of all pitches Sw% Swing Percentage. Total Swings / Total Pitches SwMs% Swing and Miss%. When swinging, how much does he miss P/PA Pitches per Plate Appearance IP-SW% Percentage of swings that are put in play IP-PA% % of Plate Appearances where ball is put into play FPS First Pitch Strike FPSw First Pitch Swing FPIP First Pitch in Play FPS% % of Plate Appearances with First Pitch as Strike FPSw% First Pitch Swing Percentage FPIP% First Pitch in Play Percentage