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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
David Stanley Smith Jr.
Stat Years
1976-1992  [mlb] 1980-1992
Height/Weight
6-1 / 195
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (643)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
Death
2008-12-17 [53.330]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
Poway (Poway,CA)
Colleges
San Diego State University (San Diego, California)
Draft
Selected by the Houston Astros in Round #8 (#169 overall) of the 1976 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Bob Cluck
MLB Debut
1980-04-11 - Boxscore  (Age: 25.080)
Service Time
Organizations
HOU [13] CHN [2]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 18139 ... retro id: smitd001 ... mlbam id: 122371
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1976CovingtonAppRk----211---552.6915126103297.0804029028710001.117.420.002.606.593.712.54.500
    1976Minor Totals: byYearRk----211---552.6915126103297.0804029028710001.117.420.002.606.593.712.54.500
    1977Cocoa AstrosFSLA+hou-222---753.1014146200093.0974032231811201.389.390.193.007.843.872.61.583
    1977Minor Totals: HOUbyYearA+----221---753.1014146200093.0974032231811201.389.390.193.007.843.872.61.583
    1979Charleston CharliesILAAAhou-243---783.663419630151160.0159806511449010031.278.940.622.485.064.502.05.467
    1979Minor Totals: HOUbyYearAAA----241---783.663419630151160.0159806511449010031.278.940.622.485.064.502.05.467
    1980Houston AstrosNLMLBhou45254Log - Sp - Ext - Perf751.9357000355710102.2902422132853141.197.890.092.817.452.102.66.583
    1980MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf751.9457000355710102.7902422132853141.197.930.092.827.492.112.66.583
    1981Houston AstrosNLMLBhou45265Log - Sp - Ext - Perf532.76420002242875.0542623223524021.036.480.242.766.243.122.26.625
    1981MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf532.76420002242875.0542623223524021.036.480.242.766.243.122.26.625
    1982Houston AstrosNLMLBhou45276Log - Sp - Ext - Perf543.844910029481163.1693027431282401.589.810.574.413.984.260.90.556
    1982MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf543.854910029481163.3693027431282401.589.840.574.423.994.280.90.556
    1983Houston AstrosNLMLBhou45287Log - Sp - Ext - Perf313.10420002442672.2723225236411101.498.920.254.465.083.961.14.750
    1983MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf313.12420002442672.7723225236411101.508.980.254.495.113.991.14.750
    1984Houston AstrosNLMLBhou45298Log - Sp - Ext - Perf542.21530002453577.1602219520451111.036.980.582.335.242.562.25.556
    1984MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf542.22530002453577.3602219520451111.047.000.582.335.252.572.25.556
    1985Houston AstrosNLMLBhou45309Log - Sp - Ext - Perf952.276400046642779.1692620317404111.087.830.341.934.542.952.35.643
    1985MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf952.286400046642779.3692620317404111.097.850.341.934.552.962.35.643
    1986Houston AstrosNLMLBhou453110Log - Sp - Ext - Perf472.735400051543356.0391717522462011.096.270.803.547.392.732.09.364
    1986MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf472.735400051543356.0391717522462011.096.270.803.547.392.732.09.364
    1987Houston AstrosNLMLBhou453211Log - Sp - Ext - Perf231.655000044502460.0391311021732211.005.850.003.1510.951.953.48.400
    1987MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----321Log - Sp - Ext - Perf231.655000044502460.0391311021732211.005.850.003.1510.951.953.48.400
    1988Houston AstrosNLMLBhou453312Log - Sp - Ext - Perf452.675100039512757.1602617119381311.389.420.162.985.974.082.00.444
    1988MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----331Log - Sp - Ext - Perf452.685100039512757.3602617119381311.389.460.162.995.994.102.00.444
    1989Houston AstrosNLMLBhou453413Log - Sp - Ext - Perf342.645200044522558.0492017119312211.177.600.162.954.813.101.63.429
    1989MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----341Log - Sp - Ext - Perf342.645200044522558.0492017119312211.177.600.162.954.813.101.63.429
    1990Houston AstrosNLMLBhou453514Log - Sp - Ext - Perf662.394900042492360.1451816420505501.086.710.602.987.462.692.50.500
    1990MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----351Log - Sp - Ext - Perf662.404900042492360.3451816420505501.086.740.603.007.492.702.50.500
    1991Chicago CubsNLMLBchn183615Log - Sp - Ext - Perf066.003500028351733.0392222619161111.7610.641.645.184.366.000.84.000
    1991MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----361Log - Sp - Ext - Perf066.003500028351733.0392222619161111.7610.641.645.184.366.000.84.000
    1992Chicago CubsNLMLBchn423716Log - Sp - Ext - Perf002.5111000411014.115440430101.339.420.002.511.882.510.75.000
    1992MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----371Log - Sp - Ext - Perf002.5511000411014.315440430101.359.570.002.551.912.550.75.000
    MLB Totals (13 yrs)53532.67609100432608216809.3700280240342835482822131.217.790.383.156.103.111.94.500
    National League Totals (13 yrs)53532.67609100432608216809.3700280240342835482822131.217.790.383.156.103.111.94.500
    Minor League Totals19183.2463451860183350.03361601261310324211231.258.640.332.656.224.112.35.514
    Minor: Rk Totals552.6915126103297.0804029028710001.117.420.002.606.593.712.54.500
    Minor: A+ Totals753.1014146200093.0974032231811201.389.390.193.007.843.872.61.583
    Minor: AAA Totals783.663419630151160.0159806511449010031.278.940.622.485.064.502.05.467
    Houston Astros Totals (11 yrs)53472.53563100400562199762.0646254214282605292720121.197.630.333.076.253.002.03.530
    Chicago Cubs Totals (2 yrs)064.974600032461747.3542626623191211.6310.321.154.393.634.970.83.000
    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%
    1977Cocoa AstrosFSLA+hou-22p---1140000000000000000.000.000.000.000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1980Houston AstrosNLMLBhou4525pL-S-E-P25712000000000402000.000.000.000.0001400.000.000.0000.0028.570.000.00.000.0
    1981Houston AstrosNLMLBhou4526pL-S-E-P3428020000000400000.250.250.250.500820.000.000.5000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    1982Houston AstrosNLMLBhou4527pL-S-E-P4492000000000200000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    1983Houston AstrosNLMLBhou4528pL-S-E-P5425000000000301000.000.000.000.000600.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    1984Houston AstrosNLMLBhou4529pL-S-E-P6534100000001201000.000.200.000.200600.250.000.00016.6733.332.000.00.000.0
    1985Houston AstrosNLMLBhou4530pL-S-E-P7643100001001201000.000.250.000.250500.333.000.00020.0040.002.000.00.000.0
    1986Houston AstrosNLMLBhou4531pL-S-E-P8542000000000000000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1987Houston AstrosNLMLBhou4532pL-S-E-P9502010000001100000.500.667.5001.167310.500.0001.00033.3333.331.000.00.000.0
    1988Houston AstrosNLMLBhou4533pL-S-E-P10512000000000100001.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    1989Houston AstrosNLMLBhou4534pL-S-E-P11521000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    1990Houston AstrosNLMLBhou4535pL-S-E-P12492000000001100000.000.333.000.333300.500.000.00033.3333.331.000.00.000.0
    1991Chicago CubsNLMLBchn1836pL-S-E-P13351000000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (12 yrs)598442300010042105001.068.146.068.2145330.091.000.1307.5539.625.250.00.000.0
    National League Totals (12 yrs)598442300010042105001.068.146.068.2145330.091.000.1307.5539.625.250.00.000.0
    Houston Astros Totals (11 yrs)563432300010042105001.070.149.070.2195230.093.000.1367.6940.385.250.00.000.0
    Chicago Cubs Totals (1 yrs)351000000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    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
    1979Charleston CharliesILAAA24P3400.010180028281.0000.800.0024.5100.03
    1980Houston AstrosNLMLB25P570102.2311101514.9330.200.1435.0100.02
    1981Houston AstrosNLMLB26P42075.0311101514.9330.300.1938.2100.02
    1982Houston AstrosNLMLB27P49063.137221210.8330.200.1630.2100.02
    1983Houston AstrosNLMLB28P42072.2342097.7780.200.1025.9100.03
    1984Houston AstrosNLMLB29P53077.159111514.9330.300.1832.7100.03
    1985Houston AstrosNLMLB30P64079.147311411.7860.200.1439.5100.01
    1986Houston AstrosNLMLB31P54056.0760013131.0000.200.2333.3100.02
    1987Houston AstrosNLMLB32P50060.04400881.0000.200.1330.9100.02
    1988Houston AstrosNLMLB33P51057.1380011111.0000.200.1931.5100.03
    1989Houston AstrosNLMLB34P52058.06100116161.0000.300.2832.1100.04
    1990Houston AstrosNLMLB35P49060.1131154.8000.100.0730.2100.03
    1991Chicago CubsNLMLB36P35033.00500551.0000.100.1521.9100.08
    1992Chicago CubsNLMLB37P11014.10200221.0000.200.146.8100.013
    MLB Totals - (P)6090807428711610.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (P)340010180011.0000.000.00---------
    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
    1979Minor34----------
    1980MLB57----------
    1981MLB42----------
    1982MLB49----------
    1983MLB42----------
    1984MLB53----------
    1985MLB64----------
    1986MLB54----------
    1987MLB50----------
    1988MLB51----------
    1989MLB52----------
    1990MLB49----------
    1991MLB35----------
    1992MLB11----------
    Totals643----------