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Jody DavisTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1976-1990 MLB Years: 1981-1990
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PositionsC-1257, 1B-48, 3B-1Position when Drafted1B-CPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJody Richard Davis
Height6-3Weight210BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateNovember 12,1956 [61.249]PlaceGainesville,Georgia
High SchoolNorth Hall (Gainesville,GA)
CollegeMiddle Georgia State College (Cochran,GA)

DraftedSelected by the New York Mets [Team Picks] in the 3rd round (62nd overall) of the 1976 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutApril 21,1981 [24.160]
OrganizationsCHN [8] NYN [4] ATL [3] DET [1] SLN [1] Awards2Awards Voting2-50
TBC Player ID10546Retrosheet IDdavij001MLBAM ID113118
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed32Power71Contact38XBH65RBIs71Runs32Hitting51Durability63Team.454Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1976MarionAppRk-1950164203851519000000000.232.232.366.5986011164.208.134.134.2720.000.000.003.0532.8028.95
1977Little Falls MetsNYPLA-nyn-20642143762112114672333011400.290.381.514.89511024253.288.224.402.39113.0411.860.914.3519.4538.71
1978Lynchburg MetsCaroA+nyn-c21120408571072421694746794451300.262.362.449.81118342497.293.187.358.36413.4818.911.403.2225.5039.25
1979Jackson MetsTexAAnyn-c2213243357128234219132639330900.296.382.513.89522248508.326.217.365.39312.4018.311.484.1320.6237.50
1980St. Petersburg CardinalsFSLA+sln-c234515527434062710183610500.277.346.419.7656510179.314.142.265.34410.0620.112.003.3525.8323.26
1980Springfield RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-c231336361002003900100.167.225.194.4197140.214.027.111.1997.5022.503.000.000.0016.67
1980Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         5819130495062910214510600.257.324.377.7017211219.295.120.236.3179.5920.552.142.7431.8322.45
1981Chicago CubsNLMLBchn7c245618014465142101212813236.256.333.361.6946510207.280.105.217.31710.1413.531.331.9345.0021.74
1982Chicago CubsNLMLBchn7c2513041841109202125201369214746.261.316.404.72016934466.302.143.227.3187.7319.742.562.5834.8331.19
1983Chicago CubsNLMLBchn7c26151510561383122484023393205516.271.315.480.79524557550.286.209.271.3476.0016.912.824.3621.2541.30
1984Chicago CubsNLMLBchn7c271505235513425219945647991171520.256.315.421.73622046579.279.165.252.3198.1217.102.113.2827.5334.33
1985Chicago CubsNLMLBchn7c28142482471123001758104883024514.232.300.400.70019347536.246.168.270.3098.9615.491.733.1728.3541.96
1986Chicago CubsNLMLBchn7c291485286113227221740141110048414.250.300.428.72822650581.274.178.254.3177.0618.932.683.6125.1437.88
1987Chicago CubsNLMLBchn39c30125428571061221951125291212214.248.331.418.74917933485.272.170.290.32910.7218.761.753.9222.5331.13
1988Chicago CubsNLMLBchn7c318824919579063303295112337.229.309.337.6468415284.262.108.213.29310.2117.961.762.1141.5026.32
1988Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl8c3128220013000100000.250.250.625.875518.167.375.375.3830.0012.500.0012.508.0050.00
1988Totals for NL-NL         9025721599073603295212337.230.307.346.6538916292.259.116.218.2959.9317.811.792.4036.7127.12
1989Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl7c327823112395041900236111138.169.246.242.488569257.210.073.173.2278.9523.742.651.5657.7523.08
1990Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-c3338110000000000000.125.125.125.250108.125.000.000.1130.000.000.000.000.000.00
1990Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl71b-c331228020001003300001.071.161.071.2322031.080.000.107.1279.689.681.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter10823585364877164111274907163337129183944106.245.307.403.71014443023984.269.158.249.0008.3617.872.143.1928.2334.44
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter427141820238568959279188184262963200.272.352.457.8096481361649.289.185.322.00011.1615.891.423.5824.0335.32
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1644471002003900100.159.208.182.3908148.194.023.091.0006.2518.753.000.000.0014.29
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter13243357128234219132639330900.296.382.513.89522248508.326.217.365.00012.4018.311.484.1320.6237.50
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter16556384150282221218485130551800.266.358.440.79824852676.298.174.332.00012.5719.231.533.2525.5934.67
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter642143762112114672333011400.290.381.514.89511024253.288.224.402.00013.0411.860.914.3519.4538.71
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter50164203851519000000000.232.232.366.5986011164.208.134.134.0000.000.000.003.0532.8028.95
Chicago Cubs Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter990331835083415911122467716307647817384197.251.313.416.72913812923688.275.165.255.0008.3217.542.113.3127.2035.01
Atlanta Braves Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter9226714435052300266511139.161.237.236.4736310296.192.075.172.0008.7821.962.501.6953.4023.26
Average MLB - Per 162 games1625375413125219731250107136716.245.307.403.71021645596.269.158.249.0008.3617.872.143.1928.2334.44
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625387714626322106737099321200.272.352.457.80924652626.289.185.322.00011.1615.891.423.5824.0335.32

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Lynchburg Mets CaroA+nyn21C90--52271138606593.9796.59-----1812075.065.7
1978Lynchburg Mets CaroA+nyn211B9--737228280.9768.89------1207.56.6
1978Lynchburg Mets CaroA+nyn213B1---1--111.0001.00------1200.80.7
1979Jackson Mets TexAAnyn22C90--47768108555545.9826.06-----1313268.266.7
1979Jackson Mets TexAAnyn221B26--18413514202197.9757.58------13219.719.3
1980St. Petersburg Cardinals FSLA+sln23C26--159193-181178.9836.85------4557.819.1
1980St. Petersburg Cardinals FSLA+sln231B2--121211513.8676.50------454.41.5
1980Springfield Redbirds AmerAAAsln23C9--546--60601.0006.67------1369.26.6
1980Springfield Redbirds AmerAAAsln231B2--511176.8573.00------1315.41.5
1981Chicago CubsNLMLBchn24C56--2744494327318.9725.68-392957.4356100.054.4
1982Chicago CubsNLMLBchn25C129--598891111698687.9845.33-955762.51013099.279.6
1983Chicago CubsNLMLBchn26C150--73075137818805.9845.37-1284972.32115199.392.6
1984Chicago CubsNLMLBchn27C146--81189159915900.9846.16-1215867.61015097.390.7
1985Chicago CubsNLMLBchn28C138--6948487786778.9905.64-1196265.71414297.285.7
1986Chicago CubsNLMLBchn29C145--885105814998990.9926.83-988952.41514898.090.6
1986Chicago CubsNLMLBchn291B1---------------1480.70.6
1987Chicago CubsNLMLBchn30C123--74979911837828.9896.73-1175169.61212598.476.4
1988Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31C74--3833221417415.9955.61-562370.978884.145.7
1988Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl31C2--132--15151.0007.50-2166.7-2100.01.3
1989Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl32C72--3644061410404.9855.61-372658.767892.345.0
1989Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl321B2--12--312121.0006.00------782.61.3
1990Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet33C3--20---20201.0006.67-----13100.02.1
1990Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl331B6--455-450501.0008.33------1250.03.7
1990Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl33C4--191--20201.0005.00-3-100.0-1233.32.5
MLB Totals for C - 10 season(s)-   C1039--5520640816562416160.9875.93-81544564.79810390.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 3 season(s)-   1B9--575-762621.0006.89------90.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 2 season(s)-   C12--746--80801.0006.67-----1120.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B2--511176.8573.00------20.00.0
AA Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C90--47768108555545.9826.06-----13900.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B26--18413514202197.9757.58------260.00.0
A+ Totals for C - 2 season(s)-   C116--68190168787771.9806.65-----181160.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B11--858439793.9598.45------110.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B1---1--111.0001.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Lynchburg Mets CaroA+nyn21-909--1-----
1979Jackson Mets TexAAnyn22-9026--------
1980St. Petersburg Cardinals FSLA+sln23-262--------
1980Springfield Redbirds AmerAAAsln23-92--------
1981Chicago CubsNLMLBchn24-56---------
1982Chicago CubsNLMLBchn25-129---------
1983Chicago CubsNLMLBchn26-150---------
1984Chicago CubsNLMLBchn27-146---------
1985Chicago CubsNLMLBchn28-138---------
1986Chicago CubsNLMLBchn29-1451--------
1987Chicago CubsNLMLBchn30-123---------
1988Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31-74---------
1988Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl31-2---------
1989Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl32-722--------
1990Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet33-3---------
1990Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl33-46--------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1984Chicago CubsChamp. SeriesMLB27518372026000300000.389.389.8331.22215418.385.444.4440.0016.670.0011.119.0057.14
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs518372026000300000.389.389.8331.22215418.385.444.4440.0016.670.0011.119.0057.14

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2003Calgary OutlawsCdnIndIndy-46Manager372413.649--1 -
2006Peoria ChiefsMidwAMinorchn49Manager1397564.5404.03 Lost in 1st Round
2007Daytona CubsFSLA+Minorchn50Manager1375780.41617.56 
2008Daytona CubsFSLA+Minorchn51Manager1327359.553--3 League Champions
2009Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn52Minor League Catching Coordinator1618378.5167.54Lou Piniella
2010Boise HawksNwstA-Minorchn53Manager763442.4479.03 
2014Lake Elsinore StormCalifA+Minorsdn57Hitting Coach1407565.5363.02Jamie QuirkLost in Round 1
2015El Paso ChihuahuasPCLAAAMinorsdn58Hitting Coach1447866.542--1Patrick MurphyLost in Semi-Finals
2016Louisville BatsILAAAMinorcin59Hitting Coach1447173.49311.02Delino DeShields
2017Louisville BatsILAAAMinorcin60Hitting Coach1425686.39423.04Delino DeShields
2018Pensacola Blue WahoosSouAAMinorcin61Manager000.000--0 
* 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.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1983National League Player of the Week (June 6-June 12)1
1986National League Gold Glove (Catcher)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1990-09-30Released by Tigers. 
1990-05-28ContractSigned as Free Agent by Tigers. 
1990-05-16Released by Braves. 
1988-09-29TradeTraded by Cubs to Braves for Kevin Blankenship and Kevin Coffman. 
1979-12-10TradeTraded by Mets to Cardinals for Ray Searage. 
* 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.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1985Chicago CubsTeam Payroll28550,000-1901069++370,78060,000550,000
1986Chicago CubsTeam Payroll29833,333-105786++386,34760,0001,383,333
1987Chicago CubsTeam Payroll301,008,333-58492++344,90660,0002,391,666
1988Chicago CubsTeam Payroll311,108,333-50594++392,10762,5003,499,999
1988Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll311,108,333-50394++392,10762,5003,499,999
1989Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll32886,667-138283++429,80262,5004,386,666
1990Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll33800,000-194673++515,727100,0005,186,666
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red