James
Ambrosino
 
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Height: 0' 0''
Weight: 190
 
Born: May 8, 1928 in Canada
 
Ratings - Pitching     Help
  ERA AVG 2B 3B HR BB SO
Year Age Tm Lg Salary   OA vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA
1947 19 DEN SP    
1948 20 DEN SP    
1949 21 DEN SP    
1950 22 DEN SP    
1951 23 DEN SP    
1952 24 DEN SP    
1953 25 DEN SP $ 300,000  
1954 26 DEN SP $ 300,000  
1955 27 DEN SP $ 300,000  
1956 28 DEN SP $ 427,500  
1957 29 DEN SP $ 457,143  
1958 30 DEN SP $ 1,300,000  
OOTP5 Min Ratings    
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 1,300,000  
                                                   
  Stuff Control Movement
Year Age Tm Lg Salary Endurance vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA
1959 31 DEN SP $ 1,300,000  
1960 32 DEN SP $ 1,300,000  
1961 33 DEN SP $ 1,300,000  
OOTP6 Min Ratings $ 1,300,000  
OOTP6 Max Ratings $ 1,300,000  
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
1947 19 DEN SP    
1948 20 DEN SP    
1949 21 DEN SP    
1950 22 DEN SP    
1951 23 DEN SP    
1952 24 DEN SP    
1953 25 DEN SP $ 300,000  
1954 26 DEN SP $ 300,000  
1955 27 DEN SP $ 300,000  
1956 28 DEN SP $ 427,500  
1957 29 DEN SP $ 457,143  
1958 30 DEN SP $ 1,300,000  
OOTP5 Min Ratings    
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 1,300,000  
                                             
  Contact Power Gap Eye Ks
Year Age Tm Lg Salary   vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA
1959 31 DEN SP $ 1,300,000  
1960 32 DEN SP $ 1,300,000  
1961 33 DEN SP $ 1,300,000  
OOTP6 Min Ratings $ 1,300,000  
OOTP6 Max Ratings $ 1,300,000  
Pitching Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Cy Young Award or Rookie of the Year.
Year Age Tm Lg W L Pct G GS CG SHO SV IP H ER HR BB SO ERA OAVG OOBP OSLG OOPS PWS
1947 19 A   1 3 .250 51 0 0 0 3 43.3 43 12 2 12 30 2.49 .274 .325 .420 .746  
1948 20 AA   0 1 .000 8 0 0 0 0 12.3 18 4 0 2 10 2.92 .353 .377 .451 .828  
    A   1 1 .500 38 0 0 0 1 29.3 33 15 2 9 35 4.60 .275 .326 .383 .709  
1949 21 AA   0 1 .000 8 0 0 0 0 7.7 15 7 2 3 7 8.22 .417 .462 .722 1.184  
    A   3 2 .600 29 0 0 0 2 29.7 35 20 3 9 22 6.07 .292 .341 .467 .808  
1950 22 A   4 2 .667 33 2 0 0 0 54.0 70 25 7 10 60 4.17 .317 .346 .493 .840  
1951 23 AA   1 0 1.000 8 0 0 0 0 15.3 19 7 0 2 19 4.11 .292 .313 .400 .713  
    A   1 1 .500 41 0 0 0 3 47.0 52 16 1 7 42 3.06 .275 .301 .360 .661  
1952 24 AAA   2 3 .400 22 0 0 0 0 33.0 40 14 6 5 37 3.82 .299 .324 .500 .824  
    AA   1 2 .333 18 0 0 0 1 14.0 14 6 1 7 13 3.86 .286 .375 .490 .865  
1953 25 DEN SP 3 3 .500 33 0 0 0 0 35.0 50 30 5 9 17 7.71 .338 .384 .595 .978 0.0
1954 26 DEN SP 6 1 .857 53 0 0 0 4 52.7 47 19 5 11 40 3.25 .234 .279 .378 .657 6.4
1955 27 DEN SP 4 0 1.000 35 0 0 0 1 37.0 51 21 5 4 25 5.11 .311 .327 .500 .827 1.9
1956 28 DEN SP 2 0 1.000 26 0 0 0 1 28.0 27 13 4 3 15 4.18 .255 .279 .472 .751 2.3
1957 29 DEN SP 5 3 .625 67 0 0 0 3 71.3 91 42 13 10 51 5.30 .317 .339 .575 .914 3.0
1958 30 DEN SP 0 1 .000 18 0 0 0 1 21.0 22 8 1 4 9 3.43 .278 .310 .418 .727 1.9
    AAA   1 1 .500 23 1 0 0 2 29.0 38 14 1 0 35 4.34 .317 .317 .433 .750  
1959 31 AAA   5 2 .714 60 0 0 0 1 44.3 56 28 6 15 46 5.68 .313 .366 .497 .863  
1960 32 DEN SP 5 4 .556 76 0 0 0 3 68.0 96 42 12 20 38 5.56 .327 .373 .503 .876 0.4
1961 33 DEN SP 1 3 .250 44 1 0 0 2 51.3 81 37 11 15 32 6.49 .354 .394 .550 .944 0.0
8 Years Sim 26 15 .634 352 1 0 0 15 364.3 465 212 56 76 227 5.24 .308 .344 .509 .853 15.9
3 Years AAA 8 6 .571 105 1 0 0 3 106.3 134 56 13 20 118 4.74 .309 .340 .480 .820  
4 Years AA 2 4 .333 42 0 0 0 1 49.3 66 24 3 14 49 4.38 .328 .372 .493 .865  
5 Years A 10 9 .526 192 2 0 0 9 203.3 233 88 15 47 189 3.90 .289 .328 .428 .755  
12 Years Minors 20 19 .513 339 3 0 0 13 359.0 433 168 31 81 356 4.21 .300 .338 .452 .790  
Season Average 3 1 .750 44 0 0 0 1 45.5 58 26 7 9 28 5.24 .308 .344 .509 .853  
Career Highs 6 4 1.000 76 1 0 0 4 71.3 96 42 13 20 51 7.71 .354 .394 .595 .978  
Career Pitching Splits     Help
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Category W L Pct G GS CG SHO SV IP H ER HR BB SO ERA OAVG OOBP OSLG OOPS
vs RH   268 117 29 39 138   .299 .329 .485 .814
vs LH   197 95 27 37 89   .321 .360 .545 .905
Home 17 7 .708 191 0 0 0 4 199.3 258 119 31 40 125 5.37 .313 .345 .518 .863
Away 9 8 .529 161 1 0 0 11 165.0 207 93 25 36 102 5.07 .303 .338 .499 .836
Mar/Apr 6 3 .667 51 0 0 0 3 46.6 53 23 5 7 28 4.44 .280 .306 .460 .766
May 2 0 1.000 63 0 0 0 4 59.7 89 44 7 12 47 6.64 .340 .369 .546 .914
June 3 3 .500 62 0 0 0 2 75.0 95 36 7 11 46 4.32 .310 .334 .458 .792
July 6 3 .667 67 0 0 0 2 67.7 79 33 13 15 39 4.39 .288 .325 .500 .825
August 8 5 .615 67 1 0 0 2 74.6 103 56 20 22 43 6.75 .328 .372 .611 .983
Sep/Oct 1 1 .500 42 0 0 0 2 40.6 46 20 4 9 24 4.43 .282 .320 .423 .743
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
1953 25 DEN SP 33 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.4 0.0
1954 26 DEN SP 53 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .333 .000 .333 0.2 0.0
1955 27 DEN SP 35 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.1 0.0
1956 28 DEN SP 26 2 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 .500 .667 .500 1.167 0.4 0.0
1957 29 DEN SP 67 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.4 0.0
1958 30 DEN SP 18 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.1 0.0
1960 32 DEN SP 76 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .333 .333 .333 .667 0.5 0.2
1961 33 DEN SP 44 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.5 0.0
8 Years Sim 352 23 2 2 0 0 0 2 1 0 2 7 .087 .160 .087 .247 -0.4 0.2
162 Game Average 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .087 .160 .087 .247 -0.2  
Career Highs 76 6 2 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 2 .500 .667 .500 1.167 0.5  
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   16 2 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 5 .125 .222 .125 .347 0.5
vs LH   7 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.7
Home 191 16 2 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 4 .125 .222 .125 .347 0.5
Away 90 7 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.7
RISP   6 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 2 .000 .143 .000 .143 -0.2
Close/Late   3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.3
Mar/Apr 17 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .500 .500 .500 1.000 0.4
May 39 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .000 .250 .000 .250 0.1
June 49 9 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 .111 .111 .111 .222 -0.1
July 17 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.3
August 52 6 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 .000 .143 .000 .143 -0.2
Fielding Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Gold Glove.
Year Age Tm Lg Pos G GS IP PO A E DP FPct RF    
1953 25 DEN SP P 33 0 35.0 1 5 0 0 1.000 1.54    
1954 26 DEN SP P 53 0 52.7 5 5 3 1 .769 1.71    
1955 27 DEN SP P 35 0 37.0 2 10 2 1 .857 2.92    
1956 28 DEN SP P 26 0 28.0 0 0 1 0 .000 0.00    
1957 29 DEN SP P 67 0 71.3 4 13 0 3 1.000 2.14    
1958 30 DEN SP P 18 0 21.0 3 5 0 1 1.000 3.43    
1960 32 DEN SP P 76 0 68.0 4 5 1 1 .900 1.19    
1961 33 DEN SP P 44 1 51.3 1 4 0 0 1.000 0.88    
Career Totals   352 1 364.3 20 47 7 7 .905 1.66    
Career Highs   76 1 71.3 5 13 3 3 1.000 3.43    
Post-Season Pitching Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Post Season MVP Award.
Year Age Tm Lg W L Pct G GS CG SHO SV IP H ER HR BB SO ERA OAVG OOBP OSLG OOPS
1960 32 DEN SP 0 0 .000 1 0 0 0 0 0.7 1 0 0 1 0 0.00 .500 .667 .500 1.167
Career Post-Season Pitching 0 0 .000 1 0 0 0 0 0.7 1 0 0 1 0 0.00 .500 .667 .500 1.167
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History
Drafted in 7th round, 146th overall pick, by Denton in 1947
Earned first career win on 4/9/1953
Had first career hit on 4/18/1956, off Willie Noone (YAN)
Injured on 8/7/1961 with a Strained Back Muscle, out for one week