Harry
Acker
 
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Height: 0' 0''
Weight: 185
 
Born: February 12, 1928 in Usa
 
Awards & Accomplishments
Gold Glove 1958    1959    1961   
All-Star Selections 1960   
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
1949 21 TF SP    
1950 22 TF SP    
1951 23 TF SP    
1952 24 TF SP    
1953 25 TF SP $ 300,000  
1954 26 TF SP $ 300,000  
1955 27 TF SP $ 300,000  
1956 28 TF SP $ 2,198,572  
1957 29 TF SP $ 2,928,572  
1958 30 TF SP $ 3,500,000  
OOTP5 Min Ratings    
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 3,500,000  
                                             
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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 31 TF SP $ 3,500,000  
1960 32 TF SP $ 3,500,000  
1961 33 TF SP $ 3,500,000  
OOTP6 Min Ratings $ 3,500,000  
OOTP6 Max Ratings $ 3,500,000  
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
1949 21 AA   81 345 45 72 14 3 2 15 13 2 13 100 .209 .237 .284 .521 22.5  
    A   56 212 18 45 7 0 1 11 5 4 11 71 .212 .251 .259 .511 12.3  
1950 22 A   136 530 66 147 39 0 4 55 24 9 33 134 .277 .320 .374 .693 61.7  
1951 23 A   138 588 100 170 35 2 1 46 34 9 47 126 .289 .342 .361 .702 73.8  
1952 24 AA   118 431 52 122 35 1 3 50 17 11 33 89 .283 .334 .390 .724 53.2  
    A   18 74 5 26 6 0 0 9 4 2 4 18 .351 .385 .432 .817 11.2  
1953 25 TF SP 109 280 28 71 20 2 0 31 4 0 16 77 .254 .301 .339 .641 26.5 2.9
    AAA   18 73 7 25 8 0 0 9 0 1 3 13 .342 .368 .452 .820 10.4  
1954 26 TF SP 99 288 36 73 17 4 1 33 16 4 21 49 .253 .305 .351 .655 31.2 3.8
    AAA   20 77 11 23 2 0 0 5 8 2 9 8 .299 .372 .325 .697 10.6  
1955 27 TF SP 113 375 55 106 24 5 0 41 22 16 48 33 .283 .367 .373 .741 51.5 7.6
1956 28 TF SP 114 436 75 132 29 8 8 49 25 22 53 28 .303 .385 .461 .846 71.3 15.7
1957 29 TF SP 161 653 76 149 44 17 1 70 18 12 46 49 .228 .282 .352 .635 61.9 5.9
1958 30 TF SP 151 590 90 162 49 11 1 59 15 13 53 35 .275 .340 .400 .740 76.9 14.2
1959 31 TF SP 152 600 90 189 39 9 2 78 27 24 65 29 .315 .385 .420 .805 90.5 17.7
1960 32 TF SP 154 603 92 191 36 6 4 76 45 36 49 22 .317 .368 .416 .785 82.6 15.0
1961 33 TF SP 157 607 103 199 43 8 0 63 34 31 54 33 .328 .385 .425 .810 92.4 18.1
9 Years Sim 1210 4432 645 1272 301 70 17 500 206 158 405 355 .287 .350 .398 .748 584.8 101.0
2 Years AAA 38 150 18 48 10 0 0 14 8 3 12 21 .320 .370 .387 .757 21.0  
2 Years AA 199 776 97 194 49 4 5 65 30 13 46 189 .250 .294 .343 .637 75.6  
4 Years A 348 1404 189 388 87 2 6 121 67 24 95 349 .276 .327 .354 .681 159.0  
8 Years Minors 585 2330 304 630 146 6 11 200 105 40 153 559 .270 .319 .352 .671 255.6  
162 Game Average 593 86 170 40 9 2 66 27 21 54 47 .287 .350 .398 .748 78.3  
Career Highs 161 653 103 199 49 17 8 78 45 36 65 77 .328 .385 .461 .846 92.4  
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   3187 457 877 205 52 12 357 147 118 278 245 .275 .338 .383 .721 384.4
vs LH   1245 188 395 96 18 5 143 59 40 127 110 .317 .382 .435 .818 192.4
Home 605 2167 319 614 142 32 8 242 117 81 216 183 .283 .352 .389 .742 282.5
Away 605 2265 326 658 159 38 9 258 89 77 189 172 .291 .348 .406 .754 294.3
RISP   1084 0 329 86 24 5 451 0 0 140 102 .304 .380 .441 .821 176.2
Pinch Hitting   85 17 29 6 2 0 18 3 1 14 12 .341 .430 .459 .889 16.5
Close/Late   471 70 135 31 5 3 50 0 0 48 42 .287 .359 .393 .752 63.9
Mar/Apr 193 733 117 221 49 15 3 97 30 24 69 64 .302 .360 .422 .782 104.2
May 215 813 112 240 57 13 1 83 39 33 66 80 .295 .351 .401 .752 104.4
June 183 676 83 177 41 9 3 70 29 28 65 46 .262 .331 .362 .694 75.7
July 183 636 96 179 48 10 1 70 28 27 66 52 .281 .351 .393 .744 81.4
August 216 776 103 218 53 11 9 89 43 26 79 58 .281 .353 .412 .765 107.8
Sep/Oct 220 798 134 237 53 12 0 91 37 20 60 55 .297 .353 .393 .746 103.4
Fielding Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Gold Glove.
Year Age Tm Lg Pos G GS IP PO A E DP FPct RF RSA RTO RTO% PB DWS
1953 25 TF SP 2B 76 70 531.7 91 186 6 33 .979 4.69 0 0 .000 0 1.5
    3B 11 7 68.0 7 8 0 1 1.000 1.99 0 0 .000 0 0.2
    C 1 0 1.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 9.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
1954 26 TF SP 3B 68 56 512.3 25 130 8 8 .951 2.72 0 0 .000 0 1.9
    2B 26 12 136.0 34 45 2 12 .975 5.23 0 0 .000 0 0.6
1955 27 TF SP 3B 92 88 768.0 41 192 15 16 .940 2.73 0 0 .000 0 2.7
    2B 13 10 93.0 23 37 1 9 .984 5.81 0 0 .000 0 0.5
1956 28 TF SP 3B 111 111 992.7 58 253 14 24 .957 2.82 0 0 .000 0 3.4
    2B 3 0 3.0 2 2 0 1 1.000 12.00 0 0 .000 0 0.1
1957 29 TF SP 3B 160 160 1419.7 98 359 24 35 .950 2.90 0 0 .000 0 4.7
    2B 1 0 4.7 0 2 0 0 1.000 3.86 0 0 .000 0 0.0
1958 30 TF SP 3B 143 139 1246.3 73 311 18 22 .955 2.77 0 0 .000 0 4.3
    SS 2 2 18.0 7 12 1 3 .950 9.50 0 0 .000 0 0.2
    2B 3 0 7.7 0 6 2 0 .750 7.05 0 0 .000 0 0.0
1959 31 TF SP 3B 152 146 1292.3 86 327 18 31 .958 2.88 0 0 .000 0 2.9
1960 32 TF SP 3B 147 142 1272.0 100 309 26 28 .940 2.89 0 0 .000 0 2.6
    CF 2 2 16.0 8 0 0 0 1.000 4.50 0 0 .000 0 0.1
    2B 3 0 4.0 2 4 1 3 .857 13.50 0 0 .000 0 0.1
1961 33 TF SP 3B 150 141 1259.7 84 307 24 34 .942 2.79 0 0 .000 0 4.4
    2B 1 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  3B 1034 990 8831.0 572 2196 147 199 .950 2.82 0 0 .000 0 27.0
  2B 126 92 782.0 152 282 12 58 .973 5.00 0 0 .000 0 2.8
  SS 2 2 18.0 7 12 1 3 .950 9.50 0 0 .000 0 0.2
  CF 2 2 16.0 8 0 0 0 1.000 4.50 0 0 .000 0 0.1
  C 1 0 1.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 9.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
Career Totals   1165 1086 9648.0 740 2490 160 260 .953 3.01 0 0 .000 0 30.2
Career Highs   161 160 1424.3 110 361 27 35 .980 4.39 0 0 .000 0  
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
1961-9-.328
On-Base Pct
1956-8-.381*
Games
1957-2-161
1961-4-157
At-Bats
1957-1-653
1960-8-603
1961-5-607
Runs
1961-4-103
Hits
1959-8-189
1960-6-191
1961-5-199
Singles
1959-9-139
1960-6-145
1961-7-148
Doubles
1957-9-44
1958-3-49
1961-8-43
Triples
1957-2-17
1958-8-11
1959-8-9
1961-9-8
Caught Stealing
1955-7-16
1956-2-22
1959-4-24
1960-1-36
1961-2-31
CAR-14-158
   
 
   Black Ink Test: 1    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 48)
   Gray Ink Test: 31    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 130)
   Hall of Fame Standards: 31    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 54)
 
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History
Drafted in 3rd round, 72nd overall pick, by Langlade in 1949
Traded from Langlade to Twin Falls on 7/1/1949 (Going to TF: 2B H. Acker, CF M. Starr. Going to LAN: 2B R. Ahlstrom, CF D. Forde, P J. Strouth)
Injured on 5/18/1950 with a Pulled Elbow Ligament, out for one week
Injured on 5/19/1951 with a Bruised Finger, out for 5 days
Injured on 7/6/1951 with a Stiff Shoulder, out for one week
Injured on 6/17/1952 with a Sore Back, out for one week
Injured on 8/21/1952 with a Swollen Ear, out for one week
Had first career hit on 4/23/1953, off Roy Wert (SP)
Hit first career homerun on 8/7/1954, off Al Getchell (DEN)
Had 5 hits with 1 RBI against Red Willow on 9/17/1954
Had 5 hits with 1 RBI against Red Willow on 4/27/1955
Injured on 8/9/1955 with a Fractured Wrist, out for 5 weeks
Injured on 5/23/1956 with a Fractured Wrist, out for 8 weeks
Won Gold Glove at Third Base in 1957
Won Gold Glove at Third Base in 1958
Injured on 7/9/1959 with a Bruised Ankle, out for one week
Won Gold Glove at Third Base in 1959
Had 20-game hitting streak snapped on 5/22/1960
Was selected to the 1960 Allstar game
Won Player of the Week award on 7/28/1961, hitting .655 with 0 HR, 7 RBI
Won Gold Glove at Third Base in 1961