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Eric DavisTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1980-2001 MLB Years: 1984-2001
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PositionsOF-1409, RF-261, CF-129, DH-77, SS-18, LF-14, 1B-10, 2B-3, 3B-1Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameEric Keith Davis
Height6-3Weight185BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMay 29,1962 [56.021]PlaceLos Angeles,California
High SchoolFremont (Los Angeles,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Cincinnati Reds [Team Picks] in the 8th round (201st overall) of the 1980 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsLarry Barton Jr
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1983-CIN-#4 ... 1984-CIN-#2
MLB DebutMay 19,1984 [21.355]
OrganizationsCIN [13] BAL [2] DET [2] LAN [2] SLN [2] SFN [1] Awards18Awards Voting6-166
TBC Player ID1201Retrosheet IDdavie001MLBAM ID113102
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Player Notes:   Member of the MLB 30/30 club (30hr+30sb) in 1987
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed88Power84Contact21XBH75RBIs80Runs73Hitting64Durability60Team.502Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1980Eugene EmeraldsNwstA-cin-ss183373121610111101142600000.219.345.274.61920287.326.055.370.30016.0929.891.861.1573.0012.50
1981Eugene EmeraldsNwstA-cin-of196221467691041139407575912000.322.467.5611.02812025274.403.239.659.46220.8021.531.044.0119.4536.23
1982Cedar Rapids RedsMidwAcin-of2011143480120205155653125110323220.276.354.449.80319540492.330.173.385.35810.3720.932.023.0528.9333.33
1983Waterbury RedsEastAAcin-of2189293568513115433912657550330.290.423.495.91814529366.340.205.519.40917.7620.491.154.1019.5334.12
1983Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAcin-of2119771823407199282221000.299.379.6231.002481188.333.324.519.4379.0925.002.757.9511.0047.83
1983Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1083707410817122624814739771330.292.415.522.93719340454.339.230.519.41416.0821.371.334.8516.8237.04
1984Wichita AerosAmerAAAcin-of225219442619514342710255521110.314.396.6291.02512228223.373.315.531.44511.2124.662.206.2813.8645.90
1984Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin44of225717433391011030102244810101.224.320.466.7868121200.248.242.425.35012.0024.002.005.0017.4053.85
1985Denver ZephyrsAmerAAAcin-of236420648571021538355296710300.277.364.563.92711627239.331.286.573.40112.1328.032.316.2813.7347.37
1985Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin44of235612226303381816373902001.246.287.516.8036314131.293.270.434.3495.3429.775.576.1115.2546.67
1986Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin44of2413241597115153277180116810010356.277.378.523.90121745487.302.246.576.39213.9620.531.475.5415.3739.13
1987Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin44of25129474120139234371005068413410386.293.399.593.99228164562.333.300.570.41714.9523.841.606.5812.8146.04
1988Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin44of26135472811291832693353651243031011.273.363.489.85223147543.317.216.422.37411.9722.841.914.7918.1536.43
1989Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin44of2713146274130142341012176811610111216.281.367.541.90825050542.297.260.437.39312.5521.401.716.2713.5938.46
1990Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin44of281274538411826224862136010020367.260.347.486.83322052518.283.226.397.36711.5819.311.674.6318.8844.07
1991Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin44of298928539671001133142489250254.235.353.386.73911021340.304.151.361.33514.1227.061.923.2425.9131.34
1992Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan33of3076267216181532191367130229.228.325.322.6478614308.290.094.296.30111.6923.051.971.6253.4022.95
1993Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan33of3110837657881701453335418810468.234.308.391.69914731422.266.157.340.3079.7220.852.153.3226.8635.23
1993Detroit TigersALMLBdet33of31237514191161522141800014.253.371.533.90440889.255.280.467.39215.7320.221.296.7412.5042.11
1993Totals for MLB-MLB         13145171107181206835755106104712.237.319.415.73418739511.264.178.361.32210.7620.741.933.9122.5536.45
1994Detroit TigersALMLBdet33of323712019224031350184500004.183.290.292.582357138.264.109.300.27113.0432.612.502.1740.0031.82
1996Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin44cf341294158111920026832397012161438.287.394.523.91721746496.342.236.439.39614.1124.401.735.2415.9638.66
1997Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal24rf3542158294811082560144710302.304.358.525.8838319176.377.221.348.3807.9526.703.364.5519.7539.58
1998Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal24rf-dh361314528114829128897644108507013.327.388.582.97026358508.372.255.354.4148.6621.262.455.5116.1439.19
1999St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24rf375819127499253054304910111.257.359.403.7627716223.319.146.309.34113.4521.971.632.2438.2032.65
2000St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24rf3892254387714064011366010207.303.389.429.81810920293.374.126.268.36612.2920.481.672.0542.3325.97
2001San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn22rf397415617327342211133810104.205.269.365.6345714171.243.160.244.2767.6022.222.922.3439.0043.75
MLB Totals - 17 Season(s)Filter162653219381430239262829343496674013983335059112.269.359.482.84125675476147.311.213.406.00012.0422.741.894.5918.8738.25
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter430149132343167177824021349249407137960.289.393.514.9077661621769.348.225.502.00014.0823.011.634.4119.1237.59
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter135477108141237369171176214452410.296.380.600.98028666550.349.304.547.00011.2726.182.326.5513.2546.81
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter89293568513115433912657550330.290.423.495.91814529366.340.205.519.00017.7620.491.154.1019.5334.12
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter11143480120205155653125110323220.276.354.449.80319540492.330.173.385.00010.3720.932.023.0528.9333.33
A- Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter9528779851141250508718512000.296.437.488.92514027361.384.192.585.00019.6723.551.203.3223.9231.76
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter98532726358861391820361527046494874203304960.271.367.510.87716703603819.307.239.459.00012.9422.891.775.3216.1240.63
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter18464378149251198552677159406817.232.315.362.67723345730.276.130.322.00010.5521.782.062.6033.8430.20
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter17361011019640136114136581556010015.321.380.567.94734677684.373.246.352.0008.4822.662.675.2616.9439.29
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter150445651262321170656610920318.283.376.418.79418636516.351.135.285.00012.7921.121.652.1340.4528.57
Detroit Tigers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter6019533415192872326300018.210.322.385.7077515227.260.175.364.00014.1027.751.973.9621.6736.59
San Francisco Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter7415617327342211133810104.205.269.365.6345714171.243.160.244.0007.6022.222.922.3439.0043.75
Average MLB - Per 162 games16253093142243289335774139305611.269.359.482.84125654612.311.213.406.00012.0422.741.894.5918.8738.25
Average Minor - Per 162 games162562122162256299080189415353320.289.393.514.90728961666.348.225.502.00014.0823.011.634.4119.1237.59

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1980Eugene Emeralds NwstA-cin18SS18--2128965849.8452.72------3354.525.7
1980Eugene Emeralds NwstA-cin182B3--37231210.8333.33------339.14.3
1980Eugene Emeralds NwstA-cin18OF2--51-1661.0003.00------336.12.9
1981Eugene Emeralds NwstA-cin19OF61--941143109105.9631.72------6298.487.1
1982Cedar Rapids Reds MidwAcin20OF109--239991257248.9652.28------11198.277.9
1983Waterbury Reds EastAAcin21OF84--214822224222.9912.64------8994.460.4
1983Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin21OF19--6111-6362.9843.26------19100.014.0
1984Wichita Aeros AmerAAAcin22OF50--110553120115.9582.30------5296.232.3
1984Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin22OF51--125412130129.9922.53------5789.531.5
1985Denver Zephyrs AmerAAAcin23OF49--9453-10299.9712.02------6476.634.5
1985Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin23OF47--753117978.9871.66------5683.929.2
1986Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin24OF121--27427-283276.9752.28------13291.774.7
1987Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin25OF128--3801044394390.9903.05------12999.279.0
1988Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin26OF130--30026-308302.9812.32------13596.380.7
1989Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin27OF125--298251305300.9842.40------13195.477.2
1990Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin28OF122--2571121270268.9932.20------12796.175.3
1991Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin29OF81--190532198195.9852.41------8991.050.0
1992Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan30OF74--123-5-128123.9611.66------7697.445.7
1993Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan31OF103--221722230228.9912.21------10895.463.6
1993Detroit TigersALMLBdet31OF18--52-1-5352.9812.89------2378.311.1
1993Detroit TigersALMLBdet31DH5---------------2321.73.1
1994Detroit TigersALMLBdet32OF35--8511-8786.9892.46------3794.630.4
1996Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin34CF115--25133-257254.9882.21------12989.171.0
1996Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin34LF14--221--23231.0001.64------12910.98.6
1996Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin341B1--7---771.0007.00------1290.80.6
1997Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35RF30--39-1-4039.9751.30------4271.418.5
1997Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35DH12---------------4228.67.4
1998Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal36RF64--10541-110109.9911.70------13148.939.5
1998Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal36DH53---------------13140.532.7
1998Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal36CF11--14---14141.0001.27------1318.46.8
1999St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln37RF50--884--92921.0001.84------5886.231.1
1999St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln37CF3--5---551.0001.67------585.21.9
1999St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln37DH2---------------583.41.2
2000St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln38RF69-49312114-126122.9681.770.25-----9275.042.6
2000St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln38DH4---------------924.32.5
2001San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn39RF48-2937413-7875.9621.560.26-----7464.929.6
2001San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn39DH1---------------741.40.6
2005San Angelo Colts CentralIndy-431B9--603296563.9697.00------90.09.7
2005San Angelo Colts CentralIndy-433B1--11--221.0002.00------10.01.1
Ind Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B9--603296563.9697.00------90.00.0
Ind Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B1--11--221.0002.00------10.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 11 season(s)-   OF1035--238047381324652427.9852.34------10350.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 5 season(s)-   RF261-786427109-446437.9801.670.56-----2610.00.0
MLB Totals for CF - 3 season(s)-   CF129--27033-276273.9892.12------1290.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 6 season(s)-   DH77---------------770.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF14--221--23231.0001.64------140.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--7---771.0007.00------10.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF118--2651193285276.9682.34------1180.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF84--214822224222.9912.64------840.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF109--239991257248.9652.28------1090.00.0
A- Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF63--991244115111.9651.76------630.00.0
A- Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS18--2128965849.8452.72------180.00.0
A- Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B3--37231210.8333.33------30.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1980Eugene Emeralds NwstA-cin18---318----2-
1981Eugene Emeralds NwstA-cin19---------61-
1982Cedar Rapids Reds MidwAcin20---------109-
1983Waterbury Reds EastAAcin21---------84-
1983Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin21---------19-
1984Wichita Aeros AmerAAAcin22---------50-
1984Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin22---------51-
1985Denver Zephyrs AmerAAAcin23---------49-
1985Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin23---------47-
1986Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin24---------121-
1987Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin25---------128-
1988Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin26---------130-
1989Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin27---------125-
1990Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin28---------122-
1991Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin29---------81-
1992Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan30---------74-
1993Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan31---------103-
1993Detroit TigersALMLBdet31---------185
1994Detroit TigersALMLBdet32---------35-
1996Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin34--1---14115---
1997Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35--------30-12
1998Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal36-------1164-53
1999St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln37-------350-2
2000St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln38--------69-4
2001San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn39--------48-1
2005San Angelo Colts CentralInd-43--9--1-----

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1990Cincinnati RedsChamp. SeriesMLB28623241002001900000.174.208.217.4255124.286.043.0874.1737.509.000.000.0025.00
1990Cincinnati RedsWorld SeriesMLB28414340015000000000.286.286.500.7867114.231.214.2140.000.000.007.1414.0025.00
1997Baltimore OriolesDiv SeriesMLB3539020002000500000.222.222.222.444209.500.000.0000.0055.560.000.000.000.00
1997Baltimore OriolesChamp. SeriesMLB35613120011000300000.154.154.385.5395113.111.231.2310.0023.080.007.6913.0050.00
2000St. Louis CardinalsDiv SeriesMLB3824000000000200000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2000St. Louis CardinalsChamp. SeriesMLB38410121001000200000.200.200.300.5003110.250.100.1000.0020.000.000.000.0050.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 2 yrs513020002000700000.154.154.154.3082013.333.000.0000.0053.850.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 3 yrs16464820140011400000.174.191.283.47413347.226.109.1302.1329.7914.002.1346.0037.50
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs414340015000000000.286.286.500.7867114.231.214.2140.000.000.007.1414.0025.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2010Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin48Special Assistant to the General Manager 1629171.562--1Dusty BakerLost in 1st Round (Phillies)
* 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 [18]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1986NL Player of the Month (July)1
1987National League Gold Glove (Outfielder) ... National League Player of the Week (April 27-May 3) ... National League Player of the Week (July 27-August 2) ... NL Player of the Month (April) ... NL Player of the Month (May) ... NL Silver Slugger Award (OF)6
1988National League Gold Glove (Outfielder) ... National League Player of the Week (August 15-August 21) ... NL Player of the Month (August)3
1989National League Gold Glove (Outfielder) ... National League Player of the Week (May 29-June 4) ... NL Silver Slugger Award (OF)3
1990National League Player of the Week (June 18-June 24)1
1996NL Comeback Player of the Year1
1997American League Player of the Week (April 21-April 27) ... Roberto Clemente Award ... Tony Conigliaro Award (Overcoming Adversity)3

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2001-11-06Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2001-06-15InjuredActivated from DL 
2001-05-27InjuredDisabled -- left shoulder strain 
2001-01-11ContractSigned as Free Agent by Giants. 
2000-11-02Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1998-11-19ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cardinals. 
1998-10-27Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1996-12-19ContractSigned as Free Agent by Orioles. 
1996-10-28Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1996-01-02ContractSigned as Free Agent by Reds. 
1994-10-20Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1993-11-01ContractSigned as Free Agent by Tigers. 
1993-10-28Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1993-08-31TradeTraded by Dodgers to Tigers for John DeSilva. 
1992-12-01ContractSigned as Free Agent by Dodgers. 
1992-11-03Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1991-11-27TradeTraded by Reds with Kip Gross to Dodgers for John Wetteland and Tim Belcher. 
* 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
1985Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll2360,000-51624-370,78060,00060,000
1986Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll2490,000-5202126386,34760,000150,000
1987Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll25330,000-263963344,90660,000480,000
1988Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll26899,000-103386++392,10762,5001,379,000
1989Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll271,515,000-40196++429,80262,5002,894,000
1990Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll282,100,000-13299++515,727100,0004,994,000
1991Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll293,600,000-71100++742,231100,0008,594,000
1992Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll303,600,000-32497++962,245109,00012,194,000
1993Detroit TigersTeam Payroll312,000,000-183980++968,431109,00014,194,000
1993Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll312,000,000-183880++968,431109,00014,194,000
1994Detroit TigersTeam Payroll323,000,000-113488++957,101109,00017,194,000
1996Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll34750,000-2751470957,870109,00017,944,000
1997Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll352,200,000-1781281++1,182,177150,00020,144,000
1998Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll362,500,000-1781481++1,276,192170,00022,644,000
1999St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll373,420,840-147584++1,454,491200,00026,064,840
2000St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll384,420,840-134786++1,394,248200,00030,485,680
2001San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll391,500,000-33916621,897,758200,00031,985,680
* 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