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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Dennis Dale McLain
Stat Years
1962-1972  [mlb] 1963-1972
Height/Weight
6-1 / 185
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (295)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
1944-03-29 in Chicago, Illinois   [76.176]
High School
Mount Carmel (Chicago,IL)
Colleges
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Chicago White Sox in 1962
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1963-09-21 - Boxscore  (Age: 19.176)
Service Time
Organizations
DET [8] WS2 [1] OAK [1] ATL [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 15160 ... retro id: mclad101 ... mlbam id: 118787
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts58Walks60Hittable57SO/BB60vsPower57Hitting33Durability49Team.522Ratings Explained

Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1962HarlanAppRk----181---110.00200000018.0920010320001.064.500.005.0016.001.003.20.500
    1962ClintonMidwA----181---473.561600000091.0925436037930001.429.100.003.669.205.342.51.364
    1962Minor Totals: byYearRk/A----182---582.97180000180109.010156360471250001.368.340.003.8810.324.622.66.385
    1963Duluth-SuperiorNorthernInd----192---1322.5518000000141.011747400511570001.197.470.003.2610.023.003.08.867
    1963KnoxvilleSALA----192---543.511100000077.0613430028820001.167.130.003.279.583.972.93.556
    1963Detroit TigersALMLBdet34192Log - Sp - Ext - Perf214.29332000021.0201210216221101.718.570.866.869.435.141.38.667
    1963Indy TotalsbyYearIndy----191---1322.55180000180141.011747400511570001.197.470.003.2610.023.003.08.867
    1963Minor Totals: byYearA----191---543.5111000011077.0613430028820001.167.130.003.279.583.972.93.556
    1963MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----191Log - Sp - Ext - Perf214.29332000021.0201210216221101.718.570.866.869.435.141.38.667
    1964SyracuseILAAA----203---311.53800000059.0381310018560000.955.800.002.758.541.983.11.750
    1964Detroit TigersALMLBdet17203Log - Sp - Ext - Perf454.05191630030100.08448451637700011.217.561.443.336.304.321.89.444
    1964Minor Totals: byYearAAA----201---311.53800008059.0381310018560000.955.800.002.758.541.983.11.750
    1964MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----201Log - Sp - Ext - Perf454.05191630030100.08448451637700011.217.561.443.336.304.321.89.444
    1965Detroit TigersALMLBdet17214Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1662.613329134241220.1174736425621923221.077.111.022.537.842.983.10.727
    1965MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----211Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1662.623329134241220.3174736425621923221.077.111.022.547.852.993.10.727
    1966Detroit TigersALMLBdet17225Log - Sp - Ext - Perf20143.923838144000264.1205120115421041926031.176.981.433.546.544.091.85.588
    1966MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----221Log - Sp - Ext - Perf20143.923838144000264.3205120115421041926031.176.991.433.546.544.091.85.588
    1967Detroit TigersALMLBdet17236Log - Sp - Ext - Perf17163.793737103000235.02091109935731614031.208.001.342.806.174.212.21.515
    1967MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf17163.793737103000235.02091109935731614031.208.001.342.806.174.212.21.515
    1968Detroit TigersALMLBdet17247Log - Sp - Ext - Perf3161.964141286000336.0241867331632803060.906.460.831.697.502.304.44.838
    1968MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf3161.964141286000336.0241867331632803060.906.460.831.697.502.304.44.838
    1969Detroit TigersALMLBdet17258Log - Sp - Ext - Perf2492.804241239010325.028810510125671815241.097.980.691.865.012.912.70.727
    1969MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf2492.804241239010325.028810510125671815241.097.980.691.865.012.912.70.727
    1970Detroit TigersALMLBdet17269Log - Sp - Ext - Perf354.6314141000091.110051471928520131.409.851.872.765.125.031.86.375
    1970MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf354.6414141000091.310051471928520131.419.881.882.775.145.041.86.375
    1971Washington Senators IIALMLBws2172710Log - Sp - Ext - Perf10224.28333293110216.223311510331721034131.419.681.292.994.284.781.43.313
    1971MLB Totals: WS2byYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf10224.29333293110216.723311510331721034131.419.701.293.004.294.791.43.313
    1972BirminghamSouAA----2811---336.32800000057.0634040019370001.449.950.003.005.846.321.95.500
    1972Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak172811Log - Sp - Ext - Perf126.04550000022.13217154880001.7912.901.613.223.226.851.00.333
    1972Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl302811Log - Sp - Ext - Perf356.501582057154.06041391218211211.4410.002.003.003.506.831.17.375
    1972Minor Totals: byYearAA----281---336.32800008057.0634040019370001.449.950.003.005.846.321.95.500
    1972MLB Totals: OAK-ATLbyYearMLB----282Log - Sp - Ext - Perf476.3920132057176.39258541626291211.5510.881.893.073.436.861.12.364
    MLB Totals (11 yrs)131913.392802641052981621,886.016467787112425481282279261.167.851.152.626.123.712.34.590
    American League Totals (10 yrs)128863.30265256103293911,832.015867376722305301261267251.167.791.132.606.193.622.38.598
    National League Totals (1 yrs)356.501582057154.06041391218211211.4410.002.003.003.506.831.17.375
    Minor League Totals16163.46450000450302.026314311601123000001.247.840.003.348.944.262.68.500
    Minor: Ind Totals1322.55180000180141.011747400511570001.197.470.003.2610.023.003.08.867
    Minor: Rk Totals110.00200002018.0920010320001.064.500.005.0016.001.003.20.500
    Minor: A Totals9113.54270000270168.015388660651750001.308.200.003.489.384.712.69.450
    Minor: AA Totals336.32800008057.0634040019370001.449.950.003.005.846.321.95.500
    Minor: AAA Totals311.53800008059.0381310018560000.955.800.002.758.541.983.11.750
    Detroit Tigers Totals (8 yrs)117623.1322721994262811,593.013216055541954501150226221.117.461.102.546.503.422.56.654
    Washington Senators II Totals (1 yrs)10224.29333293110216.723311510331721034131.419.701.293.004.294.791.43.313
    Atlanta Braves Totals (1 yrs)356.501582057154.06041391218211211.4410.002.003.003.506.831.17.375
    Oakland Athletics Totals (1 yrs)126.11550000022.33217154880001.8113.031.633.263.266.921.00.333
    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%
    1963Detroit TigersALMLBdet3419pL-S-E-P135110012000101100.200.167.800.967741.600.600.0000.0014.290.005.014.29100.0
    1964Detroit TigersALMLBdet1720pL-S-E-P220372500020011504001.135.158.135.2934250.027.000.2272.3835.7115.000.00.000.0
    1965Detroit TigersALMLBdet1721pL-S-E-P333742400030063204100.054.123.054.1778540.081.000.0937.0637.655.330.00.000.0
    1966Detroit TigersALMLBdet1722pL-S-E-P43893101720051053905003.183.224.204.428103192.086.021.3154.8537.867.800.00.0011.8
    1967Detroit TigersALMLBdet1723pL-S-E-P5388531000000023705003.118.138.118.25692100.024.000.2082.1740.2218.500.00.000.0
    1968Detroit TigersALMLBdet1724pL-S-E-P644111718110400137016001.162.170.189.359128212.036.027.2430.7828.9137.000.00.0011.1
    1969Detroit TigersALMLBdet1725pL-S-E-P742106517000800441013202.160.188.160.348125170.038.000.2543.2032.8010.250.00.000.0
    1970Detroit TigersALMLBdet1726pL-S-E-P814312210000001303000.065.065.097.1623431.032.032.1110.0038.240.000.00.0050.0
    1971Washington Senators IIALMLBws21727pL-S-E-P933580611070042209000.103.161.155.3167192.121.052.1675.6330.995.500.00.0033.3
    1972Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak1728pL-S-E-P1054000000000302000.000.000.000.000600.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    1972Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl3028p-pL-S-E-P101512020000002402000.167.286.167.4531620.167.000.25012.5025.002.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (11 yrs)28561632825213110252440644010.133.166.153.319709948.062.020.2163.5334.419.76616.00.149.8
    American League Totals (10 yrs)27060432805213110232400624010.132.163.152.315693928.060.020.2153.3234.6310.43604.00.1410.0
    National League Totals (1 yrs)1512020000002402000.167.286.167.4531620.167.000.25012.5025.002.000.00.000.0
    Detroit Tigers Totals (8 yrs)23254232744112410192150514010.137.165.153.318616836.054.016.2213.0834.9011.32542.00.168.1
    Washington Senators II Totals (1 yrs)33580611070042209000.103.161.155.3167192.121.052.1675.6330.995.500.00.0033.3
    Atlanta Braves Totals (1 yrs)1512020000002402000.167.286.167.4531620.167.000.25012.5025.002.000.00.000.0
    Oakland Athletics Totals (1 yrs)54000000000302000.000.000.000.000600.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    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
    1963Detroit TigersALMLB19P3021.0062286.7502.000.291.9100.017
    1964Detroit TigersALMLB20P190100.046101110.9090.500.1011.795.012
    1965Detroit TigersALMLB21P330220.11730114847.9791.400.2120.4100.06
    1966Detroit TigersALMLB22P380264.114340248481.0001.300.1823.5100.05
    1967Detroit TigersALMLB23P370235.02122544843.8961.200.1822.897.43
    1968Detroit TigersALMLB24P410336.03640137776.9871.900.2325.393.22
    1969Detroit TigersALMLB25P420325.02624215250.9621.200.1525.9100.02
    1970Detroit TigersALMLB26P14091.17140121211.0001.500.238.6100.012
    1971Washington Senators IIALMLB27P330216.227260153531.0001.600.2520.8100.08
    1972Atlanta BravesNLMLB28P15054.0251087.8750.500.139.7100.021
    1972Atlanta BravesNLMLB28P15054.0251087.8750.500.139.7100.021
    1972Oakland AthleticsALMLB28P5022.10500551.0001.000.233.2100.012
    MLB Totals - (P)29501,9391562171415387373.9641.300.190.00.00
    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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    1963MLB3----------
    1964MLB19----------
    1965MLB33----------
    1966MLB38----------
    1967MLB37----------
    1968MLB41----------
    1969MLB42----------
    1970MLB14----------
    1971MLB33----------
    1972MLB35----------
    Totals295----------