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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
David Wayne Sells
Stat Years
1968-1975  [mlb] 1972-1975
Height/Weight
5-11 / 175
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (90)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
High School
Sullivan South (Kingsport,TN)
Colleges
Solano Community College (Fairfield, California)
Draft
Selected by the Pittsburgh Pirates in Round #2 (#36 overall) of the 1967 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1972-08-02 - Boxscore  (Age: 25.318)
Service Time
Organizations
CAL [4] LAN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 17824 ... retro id: selld101 ... mlbam id: 121991
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1968DecaturMidwA----211---842.184400000066.0431816038850001.235.860.005.1811.592.452.24.667
    1968Minor Totals: byYearA----211---842.1844000044066.0431816038850001.235.860.005.1811.592.452.24.667
    1969San JoseCalifA+----222---872.5756000000112.07342320631070001.215.870.005.068.603.381.70.533
    1969Minor Totals: byYearA+----221---872.57560000560112.07342320631070001.215.870.005.068.603.381.70.533
    1970El PasoTexAA----233---744.945700000071.0705339060470001.838.870.007.615.966.720.78.636
    1970Minor Totals: byYearAA----231---744.9457000057071.0705339060470001.838.870.007.615.966.720.78.636
    1971ShreveportTexAA----244---631.804100000065.0531913027580001.237.340.003.748.032.632.15.667
    1971Salt Lake CityPCLAAA----244---112.001500000027.026116015150001.528.670.005.005.003.671.00.500
    1971Minor Totals: byYearAAA/AA----242---741.8656000056092.0793019042730001.327.730.004.117.142.931.74.636
    1972Salt Lake CityPCLAAA----255---1063.364900000075.0723128029580001.358.640.003.486.963.722.00.625
    1972California AngelsALMLBcal46255Log - Sp - Ext - Perf202.8110000510016.011650521001.006.190.002.811.133.380.401.000
    1972Minor Totals: byYearAAA----251---1063.3649000049075.0723128029580001.358.640.003.486.963.722.00.625
    1972MLB Totals: CALbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf202.8110000510016.011650521001.006.190.002.811.133.380.401.000
    1973California AngelsALMLBcal29266Log - Sp - Ext - Perf723.715100037511068.0723028235258151.579.530.264.633.313.970.71.778
    1973MLB Totals: CALbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf723.715100037511068.0723028235258151.579.530.264.633.313.970.71.778
    1974California AngelsALMLBcal29277Log - Sp - Ext - Perf233.69200001620239.0481916316143031.6411.080.693.693.234.380.88.400
    1974MLB Totals: CALbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf233.69200001620239.0481916316143031.6411.080.693.693.234.380.88.400
    1975California AngelsALMLBcal29288Log - Sp - Ext - Perf008.6440002408.191083871002.049.723.248.647.5610.800.88.000
    1975Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan41288Log - Sp - Ext - Perf023.8650005507.06332310001.297.712.573.861.293.860.33.000
    1975MLB Totals: CAL-LANbyYearMLB----282Log - Sp - Ext - Perf026.56900079015.315131151181001.728.942.986.564.777.750.73.000
    MLB Totals (5 yrs)1173.9190000659012138.3146686010674913181.549.510.654.373.194.430.73.611
    American League Totals (4 yrs)1153.9185000608512131.314065578644813181.569.610.554.393.304.460.75.688
    National League Totals (1 yrs)023.8650005507.06332310001.297.712.573.861.293.860.33.000
    Minor League Totals40252.9026200002620416.033717413402323700001.377.290.005.028.003.761.59.615
    Minor: A Totals842.1844000044066.0431816038850001.235.860.005.1811.592.452.24.667
    Minor: A+ Totals872.57560000560112.07342320631070001.215.870.005.068.603.381.70.533
    Minor: AA Totals1373.44980000980136.012372520871050001.548.140.005.766.954.761.21.650
    Minor: AAA Totals1173.00640000640102.0984234044730001.398.650.003.886.443.711.66.611
    California Angels Totals (4 yrs)1153.9185000608512131.314065578644813181.569.610.554.393.304.460.75.688
    Los Angeles Dodgers Totals (1 yrs)023.8650005507.06332310001.297.712.573.861.293.860.33.000
    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%
    1975Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan4128pL-S-E-P1510100010000000001.0001.0001.0002.000110.000.0001.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (1 yrs)510100010000000001.0001.0001.0002.000110.000.0001.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    National League Totals (1 yrs)510100010000000001.0001.0001.0002.000110.000.0001.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Los Angeles Dodgers Totals (1 yrs)510100010000000001.0001.0001.0002.000110.000.0001.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    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
    1972California AngelsALMLB25P10016.02400661.0000.600.386.5100.011
    1973California AngelsALMLB26P51068.0113111514.9330.300.2131.5100.01
    1974California AngelsALMLB27P20039.028111110.9090.500.2612.3100.07
    1975Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB28P507.01100221.0000.400.293.1100.011
    1975California AngelsALMLB28P408.10200221.0000.500.252.5100.013
    MLB Totals - (P)9001386282210.0000.000.00---------
    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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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1972MLB10----------
    1973MLB51----------
    1974MLB20----------
    1975MLB9----------
    Totals90----------