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Dave Nelson
David Earl Nelson

Bats Right, Throws Right
Height 5' 10", Weight 160 lb.

MLB Debut April 11, 1968
Final Game September 27, 1977
Born June 20, 1944 in Fort Sill, OK

Batting   Glossary     Home Run Log       Vs. All Pitchers
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 Year Ag Tm  Lg   G   AB    R    H   2B  3B  HR  RBI  SB  CS  BB   SO    BA   OBP   SLG   OPS   TB   SH  SF IBB HBP GDP 
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 1968 24 BAA AL   63   49    5   16   3   2   0    4  10   3    2    7  .327  .353  .469  .822   23   1   0   0   0   0  
 1970 26 WAA AL   10    1    1    0   0   0   0    0   1   0    0    1  .000  .000  .000  .000    0   0   0   0   0   0  
 1971 27 WAA AL  111  376   54  108  20   2   5   20  40   5   10   29  .287  .305  .391  .696  147   2   1   0   0   6  
 1972 28 TEA AL  144  488   81  110   6   3   4   26  62  17   56   82  .225  .311  .275  .585  134   6   1   1   5   3  
 1973 29 TEA AL  153  633  107  196  27   7  13   46  53  11   38   90  .310  .348  .436  .784  276  10   1   6   0   6  MVP-15
 1974 30 TEA AL   74  121   21   31   7   1   0   11  13   7   12   11  .256  .333  .331  .664   40   8   0   0   2   3  
 1975 31 CHN NL   10   37    4    8   0   0   0    3   1   0    4    5  .216  .326  .216  .542    8   0   0   0   2   0  
 1976 32 KCA AL   34   38   11   10   1   1   0    5   9   1    6    8  .263  .356  .342  .698   13   0   1   0   0   0  
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
  8 Seasons      599 1743  284  479  64  16  22  115 189  44  128  233  .275  .327  .368  .695  641  27   4   7   9  18
 Per 162 games        471   77  130  17   4   6   31  51  12   35   63                          173   7   1   2   2   5
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 Categories in which this player led his league are indicated in red.

Miscellaneous Stats
 Year Ag Tm  Lg  %L  RC  RC/27  AB  PH PHR  PAvg  E   XTC  XTO  XPct  OSB  OCS SBPct  Pos  Defense  Diff Star
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 1968 24 BAA AL   2    8   6.2  43  12   0  .279   0    2    2 1.000    0    0  .000  PH             220   
 1970 26 WAA AL 100    0    .0   0   0   0  .000   0    1    1 1.000    0    0  .000  2B   4e11     -375   
 1971 27 WAA AL  44   47   4.5  10   2   0  .200  10   81   54  .667    0    0  .000  2B   4e22       -9   
 1972 28 TEA AL  35   50   3.4  14   3   0  .214  10   35   12  .343    0    0  .000  OF   4(+3)e25  -21   
 1973 29 TEA AL  39  101   5.9   1   0   0  .000  14  161  116  .720    0    0  .000  2B   3e13       81   
 1974 30 TEA AL  76   13   3.3  10   4   0  .400   9   37   18  .486    0    0  .000  2B   4e27       86   
 1975 31 CHN NL  37    3   3.1   0   0   0  .000   1   11    7  .636    0    0  .000  2B   4e35      -47   
 1976 32 KCA AL  43    6   5.9   3   2   0  .667   3   15    7  .467    0    0  .000  2B   4e21       93   
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
  8 Seasons          230   4.6  81  23   0  .284  47  343  217  .633    0    0  .000                  34   1
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+

HOF Standards: Batting - 7.3 (Average HOFer ~ 50)


Traditional Fielding   (completed seasons only)

 Year Ag Tm  Lg Pos   G    PO    A    E   DP    FP   GS   Inn     RF  
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+
 1968 24 BAA AL  2B    5     0    6    0    1 1.000    1   16.0  3.38
                 SS    2     0    0    0    0  .000    0    3.1  0.00
 1970 26 WAA AL  2B    4     4    4    0    2 1.000    0    7.0 10.29
 1971 27 WAA AL  2B   91   232  236   10   66  .979   82  714.2  5.89
                 LF    6     2    0    0    0 1.000    2   26.1  0.68
                 3B    1     0    0    0    0  .000    0    1.0  0.00
 1972 28 TEA AL  LF  118   151    6    9    1  .946  115  914.1  1.55
                 3B   12    10   17    1    2  .964   11   92.0  2.64
                 RF    1     0    0    0    0  .000    0    1.0  0.00
 1973 29 TEA AL  2B  152   399  420   14  119  .983  149 1334.2  5.52
 1974 30 TEA AL  2B   40    85   60    9   17  .942   29  251.1  5.19
 1975 31 CHN NL  2B   10    28   31    1    6  .983   10   89.2  5.92
 1976 32 KCA AL  2B   20    31   22    2    5  .964    9   93.2  5.09
                 1B    2     5    0    1    0  .833    0    3.0 15.00
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+

Postseason Stats   Postseason Register
 Year Round Tm  Opp  W/L   G  AB  R  H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO   BA   OBP   SLG  SB 
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+
 1976 ALCS  KCA BOA   W    3   0  1  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  .000  .000  .000  0
      WS    KCA CIN   L    3   0  2  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  .000  .000  .000  2
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+


Draft History


Transaction History


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Managers

 Year  Tm    Record  Manager(s)
+----+-----+--------+------------------------------------------------------------+
 1968  BAA   82-80   Mike Skiffington
 1970  WAA   72-90   Larry Cupp
 1971  WAA   74-88   Larry Cupp
 1972  TEA   74-88   Larry Cupp
 1973  TEA   65-97   Larry Cupp
 1974  TEA   95-67   Larry Cupp
 1975  CHN   62-100  Alan Bosslet
 1976  KCA   96-66   Gary Dewing

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