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David Cone
David Brian Cone
Bats Left, Throws Right
Height 6' 1", Weight 190 lb.
Debut June 8, 1986
Born January 2, 1963 in Kansas City, MO

 

Pitching   

 Year Ag Tm  Lg  W   L   G   GS  CG SHO SV   IP     H   ER   HR  BB   SO   ERA *lgERAa *ERA+
+--------------+---+---+---+---+---+---+--+------+----+----+---+----+----+-----+-----+----+
 1986 23 KCR AL   0   0  11   0   0   0  0   22.7   29   14   2   13   21  5.56  4.29   77
 1987 24 NYM NL   5   6  21  13   1   0  1   99.3   87   41  11   44   68  3.71  3.80  102
 1988 25 NYM NL  20   3  35  28   8   4  0  231.3  178   57  10   80  213  2.22  3.21  145
 1989 26 NYM NL  14   8  34  33   7   2  0  219.7  183   86  20   74  190  3.52  3.26   92
 1990 27 NYM NL  14  10  31  30   6   2  0  211.7  177   76  21   65  233  3.23  3.76  116
 1991 28 NYM NL  14  14  34  34   5   2  0  232.7  204   85  13   73  241  3.29  3.65  111
 1992 29 NYM NL  13   7  27  27   7   5  0  196.7  162   63  12   82  214  2.88  3.47  120
         TOR AL   4   3   8   7   0   0  0   53.0   39   15   3   29   47  2.55  4.11  161
         TOT     17  10  35  34   7   5  0  249.7  201   78  15  111  261  2.81  3.61  128
 1993 30 KCR AL  11  14  34  34   6   1  0  254.0  205   94  20  114  191  3.33  4.55  137
 1994 31 KCR AL  16   5  23  23   4   3  0  171.7  130   56  15   54  132  2.94  5.00  170
 1995 32 TOR AL   9   6  17  17   5   2  0  130.3  113   49  12   41  102  3.38  4.72  140
         NYY AL   9   2  13  13   1   0  0   99.0   82   42  12   47   89  3.82  4.58  120
         TOT AL  18   8  30  30   6   2  0  229.3  195   91  24   88  191  3.57  4.66  131
 1996 33 NYY AL   7   2  11  11   1   0  0   72.0   50   23   3   34   71  2.88  5.05  176
 1997 34 NYY AL  12   6  29  29   1   0  0  195.0  155   61  17   86  222  2.82  4.44  158
 1998 35 NYY AL  20   7  31  31   3   0  0  207.7  186   82  20   59  209  3.55  4.47  126
 1999 36 NYY AL  12   9  31  31   1   1  0  193.3  164   74  21   90  177  3.44  4.48  130
 2000 37 NYY AL   4  14  30  29   0   0  0  155.0  192  119  25   82  120  6.91  5.07   73
 2001 38 BOS AL   9   7  25  25   0   0  0  135.7  148   65  17   57  115  4.31  4.52  105
+--------------+---+---+---+---+---+---+--+------+----+----+---+----+----+-----+-----+----+
 16 Yr WL% .611 193 123 445 415  56  22  1 2880.7 2484 1102 254 1124 2655  3.44  4.16  121
+--------------+---+---+---+---+---+---+--+------+----+----+---+----+----+-----+-----+----+
 162 Game Avg    15   9  35  32   4   1  0  227.8  196   87  20   88  209  3.44  4.16  121
 Career High     20  14  35  34   8   5  1  254.0  205  119  25  114  261  2.22  5.07  176
+--------------+---+---+---+---+---+---+--+------+----+----+---+----+----+-----+-----+----+
                 W   L   G   GS  CG SHO SV   IP     H   ER   HR  BB   SO   ERA *lgERA *ERA+

* indicates the value is park adjusted

Shaded Text indicates partial season results.

Batting   

 Year Ag Tm  Lg  G   AB    R    H   2B 3B  HR  RBI  SB CS  BB  SO   BA   OBP   SLG   TB   SH  SF IBB HBP GDP 
+--------------+---+----+----+----+---+--+---+----+---+--+---+---+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 1987 24 NYM NL  21   31    0    2   1  0   0    0   0  0   0  14  .065  .094  .097    3   3   0   0   1   0
 1988 25 NYM NL  35   80    2   12   3  0   0    2   0  1   3  14  .150  .181  .188   15   5   0   0   0   0
 1989 26 NYM NL  34   77    9   18   2  0   0    4   0  0   2  13  .234  .253  .260   20   6   0   0   0   1
 1990 27 NYM NL  32   70    7   14   1  0   0    5   0  0   5  12  .200  .253  .214   15   9   0   0   0   2
 1991 28 NYM NL  34   72    3    9   0  0   0    5   0  0   3  14  .125  .179  .125    9   6   1   0   2   3
 1992 29 NYM NL  27   65    5    6   1  0   0    4   0  0   3  19  .092  .132  .108    7   7   0   0   0   1
         TOT     35   65    5    6   1  0   0    4   0  0   3  19  .092  .132  .108    7   7   0   0   0   1
 1997 34 NYY AL   1    3    0    0   0  0   0    0   0  0   0   2  .000  .000  .000    0   0   0   0   0   0
 1998 35 NYY AL   1    3    1    0   0  0   0    1   0  0   0   0  .000  .000  .000    0   1   0   0   0   0
 1999 36 NYY AL   1    3    1    1   1  0   0    1   0  0   0   0  .333  .333  .667    2   0   0   0   0   1
 2000 37 NYY AL   1    3    0    1   0  0   0    0   0  0   0   1  .333  .333  .333    1   0   0   0   0   0
 2001 38 BOS AL   1    1    0    0   0  0   0    0   0  0   0   1  .000  .000  .000    0   1   0   0   0   0
+--------------+---+----+----+----+---+--+---+----+---+--+---+---+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 16 Seasons     305  408   28   63   9  0   0   22   0  1  16  90  .154  .192  .176   72  38   1   0   3   8
+--------------+---+----+----+----+---+--+---+----+---+--+---+---+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 162 Game Avg        217   15   33   5  0   0   12   0  1   8  48  .154  .192  .176   38  20   1   0   2   4
 Career High     35   80    9   18   3  0   0    5   0  1   5  19                     20   9   1   0   2   3
+--------------+---+----+----+----+---+--+---+----+---+--+---+---+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 Year Ag Tm  Lg  G   AB    R    H   2B 3B  HR  RBI  SB CS  BB  SO   BA   OBP   SLG   TB   SH  SF IBB HBP GDP 

Shaded Text indicates partial season results.

Special Batting   

 Year Ag Tm  Lg  PA  Outs  RC   xR  xR27  xW   OWP    BA *lgBA   OBP *lgOBP  SLG *lgSLG  OPS *lgOPS*OPS+ psOPS  SB% 
+--------------+----+----+----+----+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+-----+----+
 1987 24 NYM NL   35   32    0                     | .065  .265| .094  .331| .097  .410| .191  .741| -48         0%
 1988 25 NYM NL   88   74    2                     | .150  .250| .181  .313| .188  .367| .368  .681|   9         0%
 1989 26 NYM NL   85   66    5                     | .234  .248| .253  .315| .260  .370| .513  .685|  50         0%
 1990 27 NYM NL   84   67    3                     | .200  .264| .253  .331| .214  .397| .468  .728|  31         0%
 1991 28 NYM NL   84   73    1                     | .125  .257| .179  .324| .125  .385| .304  .709| -12         0%
 1992 29 NYM NL   75   67    0                     | .092  .258| .132  .324| .108  .380| .240  .704| -31         0%
         TOT      75   67    0                     | .092  .258| .132  .324| .108  .380| .240  .704| -31         0%
 1997 34 NYY AL    3    3    0                     | .000  .267| .000  .333| .000  .433| .000  .767| -100         0%
 1998 35 NYY AL    4    4    0                     | .000  .267| .000  .333| .000  .433| .000  .767| -100         0%
 1999 36 NYY AL    3    3    0                     | .333  .267| .333  .333| .667  .433|1.000  .767| 154         0%
 2000 37 NYY AL    3    2    0                     | .333  .267| .333  .367| .333  .467| .667  .833|  62         0%
 2001 38 BOS AL    2    2    0                     | .000  .300| .000  .300| .000  .400| .000  .700| -100         0%
+--------------+----+----+----+----+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+-----+----+
 16 Seasons      466  393   13                     | .154  .256| .192  .322| .176  .384| .368  .706|   5         0%

* indicates the value is park adjusted

Shaded Text indicates partial season results.

Fielding   

 Year Ag Tm  Lg Pos   G     PO    A    E   DP    FP   lgFP  RnF  lgRnF  GS  Inn  
+--------------+---+----+------+----+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+---+------+
 1986 23 KCR AL   P*  11      4    0    0    0 1.000  .957  1.59  1.82   0   22.7
 1987 24 NYM NL   P*  21     12   10    1    0  .957  .955  1.99  1.91  13   99.3
 1988 25 NYM NL   P*  35     17   23    1    0  .976  .955  1.56  1.96  28  231.3
 1989 26 NYM NL   P*  34     21   14    1    0  .972  .947  1.43  1.87  33  219.7
 1990 27 NYM NL   P*  31     17   20    3    1  .925  .957  1.57  1.80  30  211.7
 1991 28 NYM NL   P*  34     18   26    4    2  .917  .955  1.70  1.86  34  232.7
 1992 29 NYM NL   P*  27     16   20    2    1  .947  .954  1.65  1.94  27  196.7
         TOR AL   P*   8      2    2    0    0 1.000  .953  0.68  1.72   7   53.0
         TOT      P*  35     18   22    2    1  .952  .955  1.44  1.89  34  249.7
 1993 30 KCR AL   P*  34     24   24    1    3  .980  .953  1.70  1.79  34  254.0
 1994 31 KCR AL   P*  23     20   18    3    3  .927  .956  1.99  1.72  23  171.7
 1995 32 TOR AL   P*  17      5   18    2    2  .920  .960  1.59  1.79  17  130.3
         NYY AL   P*  13      7    9    1    0  .941  .960  1.45  1.79  13   99.0
         TOT AL   P*  30     12   27    3    2  .929  .961  1.53  1.79  30  229.3
 1996 33 NYY AL   P*  11      6    5    1    1  .917  .960  1.38  1.77  11   72.0
 1997 34 NYY AL   P*  29      9   13    2    0  .917  .955  1.02  1.71  29  195.0
 1998 35 NYY AL   P*  31     12   25    1    3  .974  .958  1.60  1.78  31  207.7
 1999 36 NYY AL   P*  31      7   12    1    1  .950  .952  0.88  1.69  31  193.3
 2000 37 NYY AL   P*  30      9   20    2    0  .935  .956  1.68  1.62  29  155.0
 2001 38 BOS AL   P*  25     14   10    2    0  .923  .955  1.59  1.75  25  135.7
+--------------+---+----+------+----+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+---+------+
 Position Total   P* 445    220  269   28   17  .946  .955  1.53  1.80 415 2880.8
+--------------+---+----+------+----+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+---+------+
 Overall Total       445    220  269   28   17  .946  .955  1.10  1.30

Shaded Text indicates partial season results.

* indicates Innings Played rather than Games Played was used in Range Factor calculations.
# indicates breakdown of outfield by position games played is for entire career.

Postseason Pitching

 Year Round Tm  Opp  W/L   G  ERA    W-L  SV CG   IP   H   ER  BB  SO
+------------------+-----+--+------+-----+--+--+-----+---+---+---+---+
 1988 NLCS  NYM LAD   L    3   4.50  1-1   0  1  12.0  10   6   5   9
 1992 ALCS  TOR OAK   W    2   3.00  1-1   0  0  12.0  11   4   5   9
      WS    TOR ATL   W    2   3.48  0-0   0  0  10.3   9   4   8   8
 1995 ALDS2 NYY SEA   L    2   4.60  1-0   0  0  15.7  15   8   9  14
 1996 ALDS2 NYY TEX   W    1   9.00  0-1   0  0   6.0   8   6   2   8
      ALCS  NYY BAL   W    1   3.00  0-0   0  0   6.0   5   2   5   5
      WS    NYY ATL   W    1   1.50  1-0   0  0   6.0   4   1   4   3
 1997 ALDS1 NYY CLE   L    1  16.20  0-0   0  0   3.3   7   6   2   2
 1998 ALDS2 NYY TEX   W    1   0.00  1-0   0  0   5.7   2   0   1   6
      ALCS  NYY CLE   W    2   4.15  1-0   0  0  13.0  12   6   6  13
      WS    NYY SDP   W    1   3.00  0-0   0  0   6.0   2   2   3   4
 1999 ALCS  NYY BOS   W    1   2.57  1-0   0  0   7.0   2   2   3   9
      WS    NYY ATL   W    1   0.00  1-0   0  0   7.0   1   0   5   4
 2000 ALCS  NYY SEA   W    1   0.00  0-0   0  0   1.0   0   0   0   0
      WS    NYY NYM   W    1   0.00  0-0   0  0   0.3   0   0   0   0
+------------------+-----+--+------+-----+--+--+-----+---+---+---+---+
  5 World Series     5-0   6   2.13  2-0   0  0  29.7  16   7  20  19
 15 Postseason Ser  12-3  21   3.80  8-3   0  1 111.3  88  47  58  94
+------------------+-----+--+------+-----+--+--+-----+---+---+---+---+

Postseason Batting

 Year Round Tm  Opp  W/L   G  AB  R  H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO  BA    OBP   SLG  SB
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+
 1988 NLCS  NYM LAD   L    3   4  0  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  .000  .000  .000  0
 1992 ALCS  TOR OAK   W    2   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  .000  .000  .000  0
      WS    TOR ATL   W    2   4  0  2  0  0  0   1  1  0  .500  .600  .500  0
 1995 ALDS2 NYY SEA   L    2   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  .000  .000  .000  0
 1996 WS    NYY ATL   W    1   2  0  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  .000  .000  .000  0
 1998 ALDS2 NYY TEX   W    1   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  .000  .000  .000  0
      WS    NYY SDP   W    1   2  0  1  0  0  0   0  0  0  .500  .500  .500  0
 1999 WS    NYY ATL   W    1   4  0  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  .000  .000  .000  0
 2000 ALCS  NYY SEA   W    1   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  .000  .000  .000  0
      WS    NYY NYM   W    1   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  .000  .000  .000  0
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+
  5 World Series     5-0   6  12  0  3  0  0  0   1  1  0  .250  .308  .250  0
 10 Postseason Ser   8-2  15  16  0  3  0  0  0   1  1  0  .187  .235  .187  0
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+

Appearances on Leaderboards and Awards  

Awards are Year-League-Award, Stats are Year-Value-Rank

All-Star
1988
1992
1994
1997
1999
Awards
1994-AL-CYA
Top 10 MVP
1988-NL-10
1994-AL-9
Top 10 CYA
1988-NL-3
1994-AL-1
1995-AL-4
1998-AL-4
1999-AL-6
ERA
1988-2.22-2
1993-3.33-10
1994-2.94-3
1995-3.57-6
1997-2.82-3
1998-3.55-8
1999-3.44-2
Act-3.44-14
Wins
1988-20-3
1990-14-7
1994-16-2
1995-18-2
1998-20-1
Act-193-5
Won-Loss %
1988-.870-1
1992-.650-9
1994-.762-6
1995-.692-10
1997-.667-9
1998-.741-5
Act-.611-11
Car-.611-82
(BB + H)/9IP
1990-10.29-9
1994-9.65-2
1995-11.11-8
1997-11.12-9
1998-10.62-6
1999-11.82-10
Act-11.27-13
Hits Allowed/9IP
1988-6.93-5
1990-7.53-6
1992-7.41-5
1993-7.26-3
1994-6.82-2
1995-7.65-5
1997-7.15-3
1998-8.06-4
1999-7.63-2
Act-7.76-8
Car-7.76-57
Strikeouts/9IP
1988-8.29-5
1989-7.78-4
1990-9.91-1
1991-9.32-1
1992-9.79-1
1995-7.50-6
1997-10.25-2
1998-9.06-3
1999-8.24-3
Act-8.29-8
Car-8.29-15
Innings
1991-232.7-5
1993-254.0-5
1994-171.7-8
1995-229.3-1
Act-2880.7-5
Strikeouts
1988-213-2
1989-190-4
1990-233-1
1991-241-1
1992-214-2
1993-191-4
1994-132-6
1995-191-4
1997-222-3
1998-209-5
1999-177-4
Act-2655-3
Car-2655-17
Games Started
1989-33-7
1991-34-9
1993-34-6
Act-415-5
Car-415-89
Comp. Games
1988-8-9
1989-7-9
1990-6-8
1991-5-7
1992-7-6
1993-6-9
1995-6-4
Act-56-8
Shutouts
1988-4-6
1990-2-9
1991-2-6
1992-5-1
1993-1-10
1994-3-2
1995-2-3
1999-1-6
Act-22-4
Home Runs Allow.
1989-20-10
1990-21-5
1995-24-8
Act-254-8
Car-254-64
Base On Balls Allow.
1988-80-7
1991-73-10
1992-82-1
1993-114-2
1995-88-9
1997-86-4
1999-90-5
Act-1124-5
Car-1124-64
Hits Allowed
Act-2484-8
Losses
1991-14-3
1993-14-4
2000-14-7
Act-123-10
Adjusted ERA+
1988-145-6
1993-137-8
1994-170-2
1995-131-7
1997-158-3
1998-126-10
1999-130-4
Act-121-16
Car-121-93
Salary
1992-4250000-9
1993-5000000-7
1995-8000000-2
1999-9500000-4
2000-12000000-3
     

Black Ink: Pitching - 19 (Average HOFer ~ 40)
Gray Ink: Pitching - 165 (Average HOFer ~ 185)
HOF Standards: Pitching - 39.0 (Average HOFer ~ 50)
HOF Monitor: Pitching - 97.0 (Likely HOFer > 100)

Act.- Denotes rank among active players, Car. - Denotes career rank
Click on the Car, Act or Year to see the career, active, or league leaderboard.


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  7. Tom Glavine (892)
  8. Dazzy Vance (890) *
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Most Similar by Age
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  3. Juan Guzman (973)
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  6. Lefty Grove (952) *
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  8. Jose Rijo (960)
  9. Ramon Martinez (938)
  10. Ramon Martinez (941)
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  12. Randy Johnson (934)
  13. Randy Johnson (938)
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  8. Brooks Lawrence (991)
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  11. Luke Hamlin (986)


* - Signifies Hall of Famer

Salaries
1986 KansasCy $60,000
1987 NewYorkM $62,500
1988 NewYorkM $92,500
1989 NewYorkM $332,500
1990 NewYorkM $1,300,000
1991 NewYorkM $2,350,000
1992 NewYorkM $4,250,000
1993 KansasCy $5,000,000
1994 KansasCy $5,000,000
1995 Toronto $8,000,000
1996 NewYorkY $4,666,667
1997 NewYorkY $6,666,667
1998 NewYorkY $6,666,667
1999 NewYorkY $9,500,000
2000 NewYorkY $12,000,000
2001 BostonRS $1,000,000


Salaries for mid-season call-ups or traded players may not be shown.

 

 

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