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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Darold Duane Knowles
Stat Years
1961-1980  [mlb] 1965-1980
Height/Weight
6-0 / 190
Bats/Throws
Left / Left
Positions
P (765)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
High School
Brunswick (Brunswick,MO)
Colleges
University of Missouri (Columbia, Missouri)
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Baltimore Orioles in 1961
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Byron Humphrey
MLB Debut
1965-04-18 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.130)
Service Time
Organizations
WS2 [5] OAK [4] CHN [2] SLN [2] MON [1] BAL [1] PHI [1] TEX [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 13857 ... retro id: knowd101 ... mlbam id: 117210
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1965Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal43231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf019.20510024014.2141515210122131.648.591.236.147.369.201.20.000
    1965MLB Totals: BALbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf019.51510024014.7141515210122131.698.871.276.347.619.511.20.000
    1966Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32242Log - Sp - Ext - Perf653.0569000396913100.1983834446885171.448.790.364.137.893.411.91.545
    1966MLB Totals: PHIbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf653.0669000396913100.3983834446885171.448.810.364.147.913.421.91.545
    1967Washington Senators IIALMLBws222,32253Log - Sp - Ext - Perf682.7061100356014113.1913734552852341.267.230.404.136.752.941.63.429
    1967MLB Totals: WS2byYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf682.7161100356014113.3913734552852341.267.240.404.146.762.941.63.429
    1968Washington Senators IIALMLBws232264Log - Sp - Ext - Perf112.18320001632441.1381110012372111.218.270.002.618.062.403.08.500
    1968MLB Totals: WS2byYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf112.19320001632441.3381110012372111.228.320.002.638.102.413.08.500
    1969Washington Senators IIALMLBws232275Log - Sp - Ext - Perf922.245300040531384.1732521831592041.237.790.853.316.302.671.90.818
    1969MLB Totals: WS2byYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf922.255300040531384.3732521831592041.247.810.863.326.312.681.90.818
    1970Washington Senators IIALMLBws232286Log - Sp - Ext - Perf2142.0471000497127119.11003627458713041.327.540.304.375.352.721.22.125
    1970MLB Totals: WS2byYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf2142.0471000497127119.31003627458713041.337.560.304.385.372.721.22.125
    1971Washington Senators IIALMLBws232297Log - Sp - Ext - Perf223.5212000612215.1176626160001.509.981.173.529.393.522.67.500
    1971Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak32297Log - Sp - Ext - Perf523.59430002143752.2402221316400031.066.840.512.736.843.762.50.714
    1971MLB Totals: WS2-OAKbyYearMLB----292Log - Sp - Ext - Perf743.57550002755968.0572827522560031.167.540.662.917.413.712.55.636
    1972Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak32308Log - Sp - Ext - Perf511.375400029541165.2491210137361001.316.720.145.074.931.640.97.833
    1972MLB Totals: OAKbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf511.385400029541165.7491210137361001.326.760.145.114.971.660.97.833
    1973Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak32319Log - Sp - Ext - Perf683.09525112647999.0874434749463131.377.910.644.454.184.000.94.429
    1973MLB Totals: OAKbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf683.09525112647999.0874434749463131.377.910.644.454.184.000.94.429
    1974Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak323210Log - Sp - Ext - Perf334.22451001844353.1612925635182021.8010.291.015.913.044.890.51.500
    1974MLB Totals: OAKbyYearMLB----321Log - Sp - Ext - Perf334.24451001844353.3612925635182021.8110.341.025.933.054.920.51.500
    1975Chicago CubsNLMLBchn323311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf695.815800036581588.11076157336632131.6210.900.313.676.426.221.75.400
    1975MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----331Log - Sp - Ext - Perf695.825800036581588.31076157336632131.6210.930.313.686.446.231.75.400
    1976Chicago CubsNLMLBchn323412Log - Sp - Ext - Perf572.89580002858971.2613023622390121.167.660.752.764.903.771.77.417
    1976MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----341Log - Sp - Ext - Perf572.91580002858971.7613023622390121.177.710.762.784.933.791.77.417
    1977Texas RangersALMLBtex323513Log - Sp - Ext - Perf523.22420002742450.1502218323144121.458.940.544.112.503.930.61.714
    1977MLB Totals: TEXbyYearMLB----351Log - Sp - Ext - Perf523.23420002742450.3502218323144121.468.980.544.132.513.950.61.714
    1978Montreal ExposNLMLBmon323614Log - Sp - Ext - Perf332.38600002760672.0632019530340001.297.880.633.754.252.501.13.500
    1978MLB Totals: MONbyYearMLB----361Log - Sp - Ext - Perf332.38600002760672.0632019530340001.297.880.633.754.252.501.13.500
    1979St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln343715Log - Sp - Ext - Perf254.07480001848648.2542722517222101.469.990.923.144.074.991.29.286
    1979MLB Totals: SLNbyYearMLB----371Log - Sp - Ext - Perf254.11480001848648.7542722517222101.4710.080.933.174.115.041.29.286
    1980St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln343816Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0110.8020000201.23221010001.8016.205.400.005.4010.800.00.000
    1980MLB Totals: SLNbyYearMLB----381Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0115.0020000201.73221010002.5022.507.500.007.5015.002.00.000
    MLB Totals (17 yrs)66743.127658114177571431,092.01006437378654806813011381.368.290.543.965.613.601.42.471
    American League Totals (11 yrs)44442.8047081126946294709.362025922141329434217261.347.870.524.185.513.291.32.500
    National League Totals (6 yrs)22303.7029500014829549382.73861781572415124794121.419.090.573.565.824.191.64.423
    Washington Senators II Totals (5 yrs)20272.3622910014622860373.7319115981915926894131.287.690.463.836.462.771.69.426
    Oakland Athletics Totals (4 yrs)19143.001946119418830270.723710790171371406181.387.890.574.564.663.561.02.576
    Chicago Cubs Totals (2 yrs)11164.501160006411624160.016891809581022251.419.450.513.265.745.121.76.407
    Philadelphia Phillies Totals (1 yrs)653.0669000396913100.3983834446885171.448.810.364.147.913.421.91.545
    Montreal Expos Totals (1 yrs)332.38600002760672.0632019530340001.297.880.633.754.252.501.13.500
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (2 yrs)264.31500001850650.3572924617232101.4810.241.083.054.135.211.35.250
    Texas Rangers Totals (1 yrs)523.23420002742450.3502218323144121.468.980.544.132.513.950.61.714
    Baltimore Orioles Totals (1 yrs)019.51510024014.7141515210122131.698.871.276.347.619.511.20.000
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1965Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal4323pL-S-E-P154000000000200000.000.000.000.000400.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    1966Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi3224pL-S-E-P26916040002000300000.250.250.250.5001640.000.000.3080.0018.750.000.00.000.0
    1967Washington Senators IIALMLBws222,3225pL-S-E-P36116010001001600000.063.118.063.1811710.063.000.1005.8835.296.000.00.000.0
    1968Washington Senators IIALMLBws23226pL-S-E-P4324010102000101000.250.250.7501.000531.500.500.3330.0020.000.000.00.00100.0
    1969Washington Senators IIALMLBws23227pL-S-E-P55313110002003800000.077.250.077.3271610.231.000.20018.7550.002.670.00.000.0
    1970Washington Senators IIALMLBws23228pL-S-E-P67120010001000912000.050.095.050.1452310.000.000.0910.0039.130.000.00.000.0
    1971Washington Senators IIALMLBws23229pL-S-E-P7122000000000000000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1971Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak3229pL-S-E-P7438010000000001000.125.125.125.250910.000.000.1250.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1972Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak3230pL-S-E-P85412030001001301000.250.308.250.5581430.083.000.3337.1421.433.000.00.000.0
    1973Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak3231pL-S-E-P9530000001000000100.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1975Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3233pL-S-E-P105815010001001802000.067.125.067.1921810.067.000.1435.5644.448.000.00.000.0
    1976Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3234pL-S-E-P11587010000003002000.143.400.143.5431210.429.000.14325.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1978Montreal ExposNLMLBmon3236pL-S-E-P12606110000000301000.167.167.167.334710.000.000.3330.0042.860.000.00.000.0
    1979St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln3437pL-S-E-P13482000000000000001.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (14 yrs)6771252150101100943110101.120.184.136.320146171.088.016.1816.1629.454.780.00.006.7
    American League Totals (9 yrs)384791801080052915100.101.163.127.29091101.089.026.1575.4931.875.800.00.0012.5
    National League Totals (5 yrs)293461700030041405001.152.220.152.3725570.087.000.2197.2725.453.500.00.000.0
    Washington Senators II Totals (5 yrs)229551401060042413000.073.150.109.2596361.109.036.1296.3538.106.000.00.0025.0
    Oakland Athletics Totals (3 yrs)15020040002001302100.200.227.200.4272440.050.000.2224.1712.503.000.00.000.0
    Chicago Cubs Totals (2 yrs)11622020001004804000.091.231.091.3223020.182.000.14313.3326.672.000.00.000.0
    Philadelphia Phillies Totals (1 yrs)6916040002000300000.250.250.250.5001640.000.000.3080.0018.750.000.00.000.0
    Montreal Expos Totals (1 yrs)606110000000301000.167.167.167.334710.000.000.3330.0042.860.000.00.000.0
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (1 yrs)482000000000000001.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Baltimore Orioles Totals (1 yrs)54000000000200000.000.000.000.000400.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG 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) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1965Baltimore OriolesALMLB23P5014.23300661.0001.200.423.1100.013
    1966Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB24P690100.1328513631.8610.400.3142.6100.01
    1967Washington Senators IIALMLB25P610113.1628543934.8720.600.3037.9100.01
    1968Washington Senators IIALMLB26P32041.11810109.9000.300.2219.9100.06
    1969Washington Senators IIALMLB27P53084.16120018181.0000.300.2132.7100.02
    1970Washington Senators IIALMLB28P710119.0825223533.9430.500.2843.8100.01
    1971Oakland AthleticsALMLB29P43053.0115101716.9410.400.3026.7100.03
    1971Washington Senators IIALMLB29P12015.00200221.0000.200.137.5100.014
    1972Oakland AthleticsALMLB30P54066.0226102928.9660.500.4234.8100.03
    1973Oakland AthleticsALMLB31P52099.0327503530.8570.600.3032.198.12
    1974Oakland AthleticsALMLB32P45053.12120214141.0000.300.2627.8100.02
    1975Chicago CubsNLMLB33P58088.16260132321.0000.600.3635.8100.01
    1976Chicago CubsNLMLB34P58071.2323222826.9290.400.3735.8100.01
    1977Texas RangersALMLB35P42050.1314221917.8950.400.3425.9100.02
    1978Montreal ExposNLMLB36P60072.0220122322.9570.400.3137.0100.01
    1979St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB37P48048.22740139.6920.200.1929.6100.02
    1980St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB38P201.2000000.0000.000.001.2100.021
    MLB Totals - (P)76501,08851276291610.0000.000.00---------
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    1965MLB5----------
    1966MLB69----------
    1967MLB61----------
    1968MLB32----------
    1969MLB53----------
    1970MLB71----------
    1971MLB55----------
    1972MLB54----------
    1973MLB52----------
    1974MLB45----------
    1975MLB58----------
    1976MLB58----------
    1977MLB42----------
    1978MLB60----------
    1979MLB48----------
    1980MLB2----------
    Totals765----------