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Dave McKayTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1971-1983 MLB Years: 1975-1982
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Positions2B-468, 3B-237, SS-47, C-31, OF-7, DH-4, 1B-2Position when Drafted2B-3BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDavid Lawrence McKay
Height6-1Weight195BatsBothThrowsRight
Born DateMarch 14,1950 [68.103]PlaceVancouver,British Columbia
CollegeCreighton University (Omaha,NE)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1971 by the Minnesota Twins.
MLB DebutAugust 22,1975 [25.161]
OrganizationsMIN [6] OAK [4] TOR [3] Awards0
TBC Player ID15147Retrosheet IDmckad101MLBAM ID118763
RelationshipsFather of Cody McKay
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Player Notes:   Selected by the Toronto Blue Jays from the Minnesota Twins in the 1976 AL Expansion Draft (#49 pick)
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed61Power45Contact37XBH44RBIs44Runs56Hitting39Durability34Team.460Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1971Wisconsin RapidsMidwA-2165257275890322000000000.226.226.296.5227612257.217.070.070.2360.000.000.001.1785.6720.69
1972LynchburgCaroA+-22902993964111533000000000.214.214.308.5229217299.201.094.094.2370.000.000.001.6759.8026.56
1973LynchburgCaroA+-2310735547791421047000000000.223.223.358.58112726355.200.135.135.2580.000.000.002.8235.5032.91
1974OrlandoSouAA-2410036059100122841000000000.278.278.389.66714022360.261.111.111.3020.000.000.002.2245.0022.00
1975TacomaPCLAAA-251093705695122739000000000.257.257.357.61413221370.242.100.100.2780.000.000.001.8952.8622.11
1975Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin73b2533125832412161161411204.256.291.352.643447135.270.096.144.2944.4410.372.331.4862.5021.88
1976TacomaPCLAAA-2663211315261322000000000.246.246.327.5736910211.236.081.081.2630.000.000.001.4270.3319.23
1976Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin73b264513882820081292744006.203.272.217.489302155.252.014.072.2395.8117.423.000.000.007.14
1977Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor392b-3b27952741854433222175129109.197.222.266.4887310293.231.069.099.2192.3917.417.291.0291.3318.52
1978Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor392b28145504591202087454420911102217.238.268.351.61917735537.277.113.153.2783.7216.954.551.3072.0029.17
1979Syracuse ChiefsILAAAtor-2b2996353549514375386397257400.269.347.385.73213624408.317.116.232.3339.5617.651.851.7250.4325.26
1979Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor392b29471561934900121171915005.218.256.276.532439169.248.058.103.2444.1411.242.710.000.0026.47
1980Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak392b-3b301232952972161129111057611004.244.283.315.5989318322.300.071.105.2743.1117.705.700.31295.0025.00
1981Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak393b-2b3179224255911142141164323404.263.313.375.6888416249.304.112.196.3146.4317.272.691.6156.0027.12
1982Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak392b327821225424141761113500300.198.235.283.518609226.216.085.160.2344.8715.493.181.7753.0021.43
1983Modesto A'sCalifA+oak-c332486111630292082000110.186.253.291.54425595.215.105.221.2458.4221.052.502.1143.0031.25
1983Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak-c-3b335012127314141152222804310.256.363.405.768499150.293.149.355.34514.6718.671.272.6730.2529.03
1983Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         7420738477162072304804420.227.320.357.6777414245.261.130.300.30612.2419.591.602.4534.5029.79
MLB Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter6451928191441701521170201286337174312249.229.266.313.5796041062086.265.084.133.0004.1216.163.921.0191.8124.04
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter704241235159085124927715869120511820.245.266.351.6178461462505.240.106.138.0002.754.791.741.9649.2224.75
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter31810551682733672112513861100511710.259.301.366.667386641139.268.107.170.0005.368.781.641.8450.2423.44
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter10036059100122841000000000.278.278.389.66714022360.261.111.111.0000.000.000.002.2245.0022.00
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2217409715928317892082000110.215.223.330.55324448749.202.115.128.0001.072.672.502.2743.5330.19
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter65257275890322000000000.226.226.296.5227612257.217.070.070.0000.000.000.001.1785.6720.69
Toronto Blue Jays Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter287934962083311107976341614243231.223.252.314.56629354999.258.091.128.0003.4016.124.741.0093.4025.96
Oakland Athletics Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2807317917331396711337135814708.237.278.324.60223743797.276.087.149.0004.6416.943.651.1381.2224.86
Minnesota Twins Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter78263166061224231541552010.228.281.281.562749290.261.053.106.0005.1714.142.730.69131.5015.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162484481111845435322854113112.229.266.313.57915227524.265.084.133.0004.1216.163.921.0191.8124.04
Average Minor - Per 162 games16255581136203116432162813200.245.266.351.61719534576.240.106.138.0002.754.791.741.9649.2224.75

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1975Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin253B33--3870912117108.9233.27------33100.020.8
1976Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin263B41--25771013112102.9112.49------4591.125.3
1976Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin26SS2--2---221.0001.00------454.41.2
1976Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin26DH1---------------452.20.6
1977Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor272B40--75107621188182.9684.55------9542.124.8
1977Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor273B32--32655710297.9513.03------9533.719.9
1977Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor27SS20--3433387067.9573.35------9521.112.4
1977Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor27DH2---------------952.11.2
1978Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor282B140--3104081296730718.9845.13------14596.687.0
1978Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor28SS3---1--111.0000.33------1452.11.9
1978Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor283B2---5--551.0002.50------1451.41.2
1978Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor28DH1---------------1450.70.6
1979Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor292B76--183258943450441.9805.80------9679.254.3
1979Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor293B5--614-120201.0004.00------965.23.6
1979Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor292B46--119148737274267.9745.80------4797.928.4
1979Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor293B2---2--221.0001.00------474.31.2
1980Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak302B62--99151624256250.9774.03------12350.438.3
1980Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak303B54--396645109105.9631.94------12343.933.3
1980Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak30SS10--1725-442421.0004.20------1238.16.2
1981Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak313B43--2959739588.9262.05------7954.439.4
1981Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak312B38--83108623197191.9705.03------7948.134.9
1981Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak31SS7--65--11111.0001.57------798.96.4
1982Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak322B59--99116722222215.9683.64------7875.636.4
1982Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak323B16--1935415854.9313.38------7820.59.9
1982Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak32SS3--22-1441.0001.33------783.81.9
1983Modesto A's CalifA+oak33C19--1061221120118.9836.21-----92479.213.7
1983Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak33C12--2821-3130.9682.50------5024.08.5
1983Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak333B9--28111110.9091.11------5018.06.3
1983Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak33OF7--82-110101.0001.43------5014.04.9
1983Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak332B7--1015-125251.0003.57------5014.04.9
1983Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak33SS2--14-1551.0002.50------504.01.4
1983Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak331B2--3--1331.0001.50------504.01.4
MLB Totals for 2B - 6 season(s)-   2B385--78510384422318671823.9764.74------3850.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 8 season(s)-   3B223--1823793941600561.9352.52------2230.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 6 season(s)-   SS45--6166313130127.9772.82------450.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 3 season(s)-   DH4---------------40.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B83--193273944475466.9815.61------830.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B14--822123130.9682.14------140.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C12--2821-3130.9682.50------120.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF7--82-110101.0001.43------70.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS2--14-1551.0002.50------20.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B2--3--1331.0001.50------20.00.0
A+ Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C19--1061221120118.9836.21-----9190.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1975Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25-----33-----
1976Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin26----241----1
1977Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor27---402032----2
1978Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor28---14032----1
1979Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor29---76-5-----
1979Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor29---46-2-----
1980Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak30---621054-----
1981Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak31---38743-----
1982Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak32---59316-----
1983Modesto A's CalifA+oak33-19---------
1983Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak33-122729---7-

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1981Oakland AthleticsDiv SeriesMLB31311130011001100000.273.333.545.8786112.222.272.3648.338.331.008.3311.0033.33
1981Oakland AthleticsChamp. SeriesMLB31311030001000200000.273.273.273.5463011.333.000.0000.0018.180.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs311130011001100000.273.333.545.8786112.222.272.3648.338.331.008.3311.0033.33
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs311030001000200000.273.273.273.5463011.333.000.0000.0018.180.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1984Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak34Bullpen Coach1627785.4757.04Jackie Moore,Steve Boros
1985Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak35Bullpen Coach1627785.47514.05Jackie Moore
1986Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak36First Base Coach1627686.46916.04Tony La Russa,Jeff Newman,Jackie Moore
1987Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak37Bullpen Coach1628181.5004.03Tony La Russa
1989Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak39First Base Coach1629963.611--1Tony La RussaWon World Series (Giants)
1990Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak40First Base Coach16210359.636--1Tony La RussaLost World Series (Reds)
1991Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak41First Base Coach1628478.51911.04Tony La Russa
1992Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak42First Base Coach1629666.593--1Tony La RussaLost ALCS (Blue Jays)
1993Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak43First Base Coach1626894.42026.07Tony La Russa
1994Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak44First Base Coach1145163.4471.02Tony La Russa
1995Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak45First Base Coach1446777.46511.54Tony La Russa
1996St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln46First Base Coach1628874.543--1Tony La RussaLost NLCS (Braves)
1997St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln47First Base Coach1627389.45111.04Tony La Russa
1998St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln48First Base Coach1628379.51219.03Tony La Russa
1999St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln49First Base Coach1617586.46621.54Tony La Russa
2000St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln50First Base Coach1629567.586--1Tony La RussaLost NLCS (Mets)
2001St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln51First Base Coach1629369.574--2Tony La RussaLost in 1st Round (Diamondbacks)
2002St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln52First Base Coach1629765.599--1Tony La RussaLost NLCS (Giants)
2003St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln53First Base Coach1628577.5253.03Tony La Russa-
2004St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln54First Base Coach16210557.648--1Tony La RussaLost World Series (Red Sox)
2005St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln55First Base Coach16210062.617--1Tony La RussaLost NLCS (Astros)
2006St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln56First Base Coach1618378.516--1Tony La RussaWon World Series (Tigers)
2007St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln57First Base Coach1627884.4817.03Tony La Russa
2008St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln58First Base Coach1628676.53111.54Tony La Russa
2009St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln59First Base Coach1629171.562--2Tony La RussaLost in NLDS (LA Dodgers)
2010St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln60First Base Coach1628676.5315.02Tony La Russa
2011St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln61First Base Coach1629072.5566.02Tony La RussaWon World Series (Rangers)
2012Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn62First Base Coach16261101.37736.05Dale Sveum
2013Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn63First Base Coach1626696.40731.05Dale Sveum
2014Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBMLBari64First Base Coach1626498.39530.05Kirk Gibson,Alan Trammell
2015Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBMLBari65First Base Coach1627983.48813.03Chip Hale
2016Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBMLBari66First Base Coach1626993.42622.04Chip Hale
2017Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBMLBari67First Base Coach1629369.57411.02Torey LovulloLost in 1st Round (Dodgers)
2018Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBMLBari68First Base Coach774433.571--1Torey Lovullo
* 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.
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* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1982-11-10Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1980-04-04ContractSigned as Free Agent by Athletics. 
1979-11-05Released by Blue Jays. 
1976-11-05Selected by Blue Jays from Twins in expansion draft (Pick #49). 
1971-06-20ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Twins. 
* 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.