Daniel
James
 
Bats: Left
Throws: Right
Height: 0' 0''
Weight: 195
 
Born: November 25, 1936 in Usa
 
Ratings - Batting     Help
  AVG 2B 3B HR BB SO
Year Age Tm Lg Salary vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA
1955 18 DEN SP    
1956 19 DEN SP    
1957 20 DEN SP    
1958 21 DEN SP    
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Year Age Tm Lg Salary   vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA
1959 22 DEN SP $ 300,000  
1960 23 DEN SP $ 300,000  
1961 24 SP SP $ 300,000  
1962 25 SP SP $ 300,000  
1963 26 SP SP $ 300,000  
1964 27 SP SP $ 1,207,143  
OOTP6 Min Ratings $ 300,000  
OOTP6 Max Ratings $ 1,207,143  
Batting Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Most Valuable Player or Rookie of the Year.
Year Age Tm Lg G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO AVG OBP SLG OPS XR OWS
1955 18 A   73 284 32 72 9 0 2 26 10 10 17 71 .254 .296 .306 .602 23.9  
1956 19 A   137 590 99 172 26 1 13 69 17 17 44 118 .292 .341 .405 .746 76.9  
1957 20 A   136 537 84 172 45 0 8 58 21 19 50 90 .320 .378 .449 .827 83.1  
1958 21 AAA   5 20 5 7 3 0 0 3 1 0 2 4 .350 .409 .500 .909 3.8  
    AA   75 301 28 87 29 1 4 40 10 3 12 39 .289 .316 .432 .748 38.6  
    A   57 233 34 78 14 1 7 32 10 9 22 25 .335 .392 .494 .886 40.7  
1959 22 DEN SP 113 221 30 56 14 2 3 27 5 9 11 48 .253 .286 .376 .662 21.9 1.8
1960 23 DEN SP 49 48 8 11 2 0 0 7 6 4 1 14 .229 .245 .271 .516 2.7 0.0
    AAA   49 116 21 32 5 1 0 10 4 3 10 26 .276 .333 .336 .670 12.7  
1961 24 AAA   93 164 23 56 5 2 3 19 3 4 13 36 .341 .390 .451 .841 26.3  
1962 25 SP SP 152 565 76 192 27 9 6 74 17 20 29 95 .340 .378 .451 .830 83.0 14.4
1963 26 SP SP 147 488 51 142 20 4 2 44 11 7 31 84 .291 .343 .361 .703 56.5 7.2
1964 27 SP SP 147 508 77 153 26 4 5 61 18 16 24 80 .301 .343 .398 .740 64.4 12.4
5 Years Sim 608 1830 242 554 89 19 16 213 57 56 96 321 .303 .344 .398 .743 228.5 35.8
3 Years AAA 147 300 49 95 13 3 3 32 8 7 25 66 .317 .372 .410 .782 42.8  
1 Years AA 75 301 28 87 29 1 4 40 10 3 12 39 .289 .319 .432 .751 38.6  
4 Years A 403 1644 249 494 94 2 30 185 58 55 133 304 .300 .358 .415 .773 224.6  
8 Years Minors 625 2245 326 676 136 6 37 257 76 65 170 409 .301 .355 .416 .771 306.0  
162 Game Average 487 64 147 23 5 4 56 15 14 25 85 .303 .344 .398 .743 60.9  
Career Highs 152 565 77 192 27 9 6 74 18 20 31 95 .340 .378 .451 .830 83.0  
Career Batting Splits     Help
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Category G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO AVG OBP SLG OPS XR
vs RH   1616 222 509 80 18 14 197 53 49 87 272 .315 .358 .413 .771 212.1
vs LH   214 20 45 9 1 2 16 4 7 9 49 .210 .241 .290 .531 12.2
Home 306 919 119 274 40 9 7 91 25 30 44 167 .298 .338 .384 .722 105.2
Away 302 911 123 280 49 10 9 122 32 26 52 154 .307 .351 .413 .764 119.2
RISP   422 0 132 28 8 4 180 0 0 32 80 .313 .372 .445 .818 63.3
Pinch Hitting   119 21 36 7 0 1 21 4 1 3 28 .303 .323 .387 .709 13.9
Close/Late   257 45 71 8 3 3 27 0 0 19 56 .276 .330 .366 .696 30.3
Mar/Apr 101 309 29 87 13 4 2 39 8 11 12 60 .282 .310 .369 .679 31.1
May 95 313 43 86 12 3 2 27 6 7 13 50 .275 .315 .351 .667 30.6
June 88 283 44 100 17 1 2 34 16 11 15 52 .353 .394 .442 .836 43.1
July 95 267 42 87 12 6 5 42 6 4 16 45 .326 .374 .472 .846 42.0
August 108 293 34 77 12 2 2 31 9 13 13 55 .263 .302 .338 .640 25.2
Sep/Oct 121 365 50 117 23 3 3 40 12 10 27 59 .321 .371 .425 .796 52.3
Fielding Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Gold Glove.
Year Age Tm Lg Pos G GS IP PO A E DP FPct RF   DWS
1959 22 DEN SP LF 34 27 206.0 43 0 1 0 .977 1.88   0.7
    RF 25 25 184.0 27 2 3 1 .906 1.42    
    3B 35 0 57.0 5 12 0 1 1.000 2.68   0.2
    CF 3 0 5.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00    
    2B 1 0 4.0 0 1 1 0 .500 2.25   0.0
    SS 1 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00   0.0
1960 23 DEN SP CF 4 3 27.0 5 0 0 0 1.000 1.67   0.1
    3B 11 0 16.0 0 5 0 0 1.000 2.81   0.1
    LF 5 1 15.0 3 1 0 1 1.000 2.40    
    RF 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00    
1962 25 SP SP LF 117 114 1020.7 202 5 0 1 1.000 1.83   4.5
    RF 23 20 174.3 49 0 0 0 1.000 2.53    
    CF 8 3 37.0 14 1 0 0 1.000 3.65    
    3B 1 0 2.0 0 2 0 1 1.000 9.00   0.0
1963 26 SP SP LF 72 66 600.0 122 4 2 0 .984 1.89   2.4
    RF 34 29 261.7 52 1 3 0 .946 1.82    
    3B 27 23 206.0 15 32 0 2 1.000 2.05   0.6
    CF 9 0 26.0 6 0 0 0 1.000 2.08    
1964 27 SP SP 3B 120 112 939.0 48 203 10 14 .962 2.41   3.1
    CF 13 3 43.0 10 2 0 0 1.000 2.51   0.3
    LF 5 4 40.7 9 0 0 0 1.000 1.99    
    RF 8 1 31.3 7 0 0 0 1.000 2.01    
    2B 1 0 2.0 0 1 0 1 1.000 4.50   0.0
  LF 233 212 1882.3 379 10 3 2 .992 1.86   7.6
  3B 194 135 1220.0 68 254 10 18 .970 2.38   4.0
  RF 91 75 652.3 135 3 6 1 .958 1.90    
  CF 37 9 138.0 35 3 0 0 1.000 2.48   0.4
  2B 2 0 6.0 0 2 1 1 .667 3.00   0.0
  SS 1 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00   0.0
Career Totals   558 431 3900.6 617 272 20 22 .978 2.05   12.0
Career Highs   149 137 1234.0 265 206 10 15 1.000 2.39    
Post-Season Batting Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Post Season MVP Award.
Year Age Tm Lg G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO AVG OBP SLG OPS
1959 22 DEN SP 2 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .333 .333 .333 .667
Career Post-Season Batting 2 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .333 .333 .333 .667
Batting Leaderboards     Help
Top 10 finishes. Stats are Year-Rank-Value. League leaders are in bold.
(*) indicates hit-less at-bats added to meet minimum plate appearances.
Season Rankings are League Based.
Batting Average
1962-10-.340
Hits
1962-9-192
Singles
1962-6-150
Triples
1962-3-9
Caught Stealing
1962-8-20
 
 
   Black Ink Test: 0    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 48)
   Gray Ink Test: 8    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 130)
   Hall of Fame Standards: 29    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 54)
 
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History
Drafted in 4th round, 84th overall pick, by Denton in 1955
Released by Denton on 6/1/1955
Signed as a free agent by Denton on 6/11/1955 to a minor league deal
Injured on 5/4/1958 with a Strained Back, out for one week
Had first career hit on 4/7/1959, off Edison Begnoche (STR)
Hit first career homerun on 7/20/1959, off Anthony Alcott (RIT)
Was claimed off waivers by Seneca Point on 10/13/1961
Had 21-game hitting streak snapped on 7/22/1962
1/26/1964: Gets a new one-year contract worth $1,207,143 through salary arbitration