Cedric
Baird
 
Bats: Both
Throws: Right
Height: 0' 0''
Weight: 225
 
Born: February 8, 1933 in Usa
 
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
1952 19 TF SP    
1953 20 TF SP    
1954 21 TF SP    
1955 22 TF SP $ 300,000  
1956 23 TF SP $ 300,000  
1957 24 TF SP $ 300,000  
1958 25 TF SP $ 300,000  
OOTP5 Min Ratings    
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 300,000  
                                                   
  Stuff Control Movement
Year Age Tm Lg Salary Endurance vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA
1959 26 TF SP $ 300,000  
1960 27 TF SP $ 1,014,286  
1961 28 TF SP $ 1,014,286  
1962 29 TF SP $ 1,017,143  
1963 30 TF SP $ 2,714,286  
1964 31 TF SP $ 500,000  
OOTP6 Min Ratings $ 300,000  
OOTP6 Max Ratings $ 2,714,286  
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
1952 19 TF SP    
1953 20 TF SP    
1954 21 TF SP    
1955 22 TF SP $ 300,000  
1956 23 TF SP $ 300,000  
1957 24 TF SP $ 300,000  
1958 25 TF SP $ 300,000  
OOTP5 Min Ratings    
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 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 26 TF SP $ 300,000  
1960 27 TF SP $ 1,014,286  
1961 28 TF SP $ 1,014,286  
1962 29 TF SP $ 1,017,143  
1963 30 TF SP $ 2,714,286  
1964 31 TF SP $ 500,000  
OOTP6 Min Ratings $ 300,000  
OOTP6 Max Ratings $ 2,714,286  
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
1952 19 A   1 2 .333 48 0 0 0 0 63.0 61 19 3 27 41 2.71 .256 .332 .370 .702  
1953 20 A   3 1 .750 49 0 0 0 1 62.3 59 13 4 13 45 1.88 .249 .288 .354 .642  
1954 21 AA   2 3 .400 30 0 0 0 2 27.3 25 8 2 6 22 2.63 .248 .290 .376 .666  
1955 22 AAA   1 1 .500 36 0 0 0 2 52.0 58 30 6 22 63 5.19 .279 .348 .413 .761  
    AA   1 2 .333 10 0 0 0 0 11.7 14 7 1 3 10 5.40 .298 .340 .404 .744  
1956 23 TF SP 2 3 .400 68 0 0 0 2 65.7 84 56 11 29 42 7.68 .308 .375 .527 .902 0.0
1957 24 TF SP 3 3 .500 39 0 0 0 2 35.0 47 27 7 19 26 6.94 .313 .390 .567 .956 0.0
    AAA   0 2 .000 24 5 0 0 2 29.7 28 18 4 12 39 5.46 .252 .325 .432 .758  
1958 25 TF SP 3 2 .600 33 0 0 0 0 29.0 29 21 6 17 9 6.52 .274 .373 .528 .901 0.2
    AAA   2 1 .667 20 0 0 0 1 16.7 20 7 2 5 15 3.78 .303 .352 .500 .852  
1959 26 TF SP 4 2 .667 78 0 0 0 3 72.7 61 27 9 24 65 3.34 .225 .286 .395 .681 6.1
    AAA   0 0 .000 11 0 0 0 0 12.7 11 4 1 3 15 2.84 .224 .269 .306 .575  
1960 27 TF SP 1 3 .250 27 0 0 0 3 27.3 37 25 8 8 26 8.23 .327 .374 .664 1.038 0.0
    AAA   2 0 1.000 26 0 0 0 0 23.3 21 9 4 4 33 3.47 .236 .269 .416 .685  
1961 28 TF SP 3 1 .750 57 0 0 0 5 51.7 58 24 7 5 39 4.18 .275 .292 .403 .695 3.5
    AAA   1 1 .500 16 0 0 0 0 15.0 10 4 0 2 21 2.40 .185 .214 .185 .399  
1962 29 TF SP 7 0 1.000 101 0 0 0 6 96.3 92 28 5 15 69 2.62 .249 .287 .344 .631 13.6
1963 30 TF SP 5 7 .417 68 0 0 0 18 67.0 91 46 9 18 60 6.18 .322 .362 .477 .839 1.9
1964 31 TF SP 4 2 .667 84 0 0 0 2 88.0 73 32 9 23 60 3.27 .229 .282 .361 .643 8.5
9 Years Sim 32 23 .582 555 0 0 0 41 532.6 572 286 71 158 396 4.83 .273 .326 .443 .769 33.8
6 Years AAA 6 5 .545 133 5 0 0 5 149.3 148 72 17 48 186 4.34 .256 .314 .397 .710  
2 Years AA 3 5 .375 40 0 0 0 2 39.0 39 15 3 9 32 3.46 .264 .306 .385 .691  
2 Years A 4 3 .571 97 0 0 0 1 125.3 120 32 7 40 86 2.30 .253 .311 .362 .673  
10 Years Minors 13 13 .500 270 5 0 0 8 313.6 307 119 27 97 304 3.41 .256 .311 .382 .693  
Season Average 3 2 .600 61 0 0 0 4 59.2 63 31 7 17 44 4.83 .273 .326 .443 .769  
Career Highs 7 7 1.000 101 0 0 0 18 96.3 92 56 11 29 69 8.23 .327 .390 .664 1.038  
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   293 157 40 86 215   .258 .310 .423 .733
vs LH   279 129 31 72 181   .291 .340 .468 .809
Home 16 9 .640 280 0 0 0 25 271.6 296 141 26 76 199 4.67 .275 .323 .411 .734
Away 16 14 .533 275 0 0 0 16 261.0 276 145 45 82 197 5.00 .271 .325 .478 .803
Mar/Apr 5 6 .455 90 0 0 0 8 82.3 97 57 16 27 55 6.23 .295 .348 .559 .908
May 7 5 .583 121 0 0 0 10 114.3 130 76 19 34 82 5.98 .285 .335 .485 .819
June 6 4 .600 100 0 0 0 7 96.6 100 48 7 32 68 4.47 .267 .324 .389 .714
July 5 3 .625 73 0 0 0 1 75.0 74 35 14 28 63 4.20 .256 .322 .453 .775
August 4 1 .800 88 0 0 0 0 86.7 98 33 7 16 67 3.43 .277 .308 .387 .695
Sep/Oct 5 4 .556 83 0 0 0 15 77.7 73 37 8 21 61 4.29 .250 .300 .377 .677
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
1956 23 TF SP 68 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.1 0.0
1957 24 TF SP 39 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.5 0.0
1958 25 TF SP 33 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.1 0.0
1959 26 TF SP 78 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.8 0.0
1960 27 TF SP 27 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.2 0.0
1962 29 TF SP 101 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.5 0.0
1963 30 TF SP 68 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.1 0.0
1964 31 TF SP 84 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.1 0.0
8 Years Sim 498 26 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 13 .000 .000 .000 .000 -2.0 0.0
162 Game Average 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.6  
Career Highs 101 8 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 5 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.1  
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   20 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 9 .000 .000 .000 .000 -1.9
vs LH   6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.6
Home 196 16 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 8 .000 .000 .000 .000 -1.5
Away 217 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .000 .000 .000 .000 -1.0
RISP   6 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.6
Close/Late   8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.8
Mar/Apr 40 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.4
May 68 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.6
June 42 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.4
July 66 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.7
August 31 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.2
Sep/Oct 44 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.3
Fielding Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Gold Glove.
Year Age Tm Lg Pos G GS IP PO A E DP FPct RF    
1956 23 TF SP P 68 0 65.7 5 8 0 1 1.000 1.78    
1957 24 TF SP P 39 0 35.0 0 5 0 0 1.000 1.29    
1958 25 TF SP P 33 0 29.0 3 6 1 0 .900 2.79    
1959 26 TF SP P 78 0 72.7 5 11 3 1 .842 1.98    
1960 27 TF SP P 27 0 27.3 0 3 0 1 1.000 0.99    
1961 28 TF SP P 57 0 51.7 5 6 3 2 .786 1.92    
1962 29 TF SP P 101 0 96.3 7 11 0 1 1.000 1.68    
1963 30 TF SP P 68 0 67.0 5 7 0 0 1.000 1.61    
1964 31 TF SP P 84 0 88.0 5 10 1 0 .938 1.53    
Career Totals   555 0 532.6 35 67 8 6 .927 1.72    
Career Highs   101 0 96.3 7 11 3 2 1.000 2.79    
Pitching Leaderboards     Help
Top 10 finishes. Stats are Year-Rank-Value. League leaders are in bold.
Season Rankings are League Based.
Games Pitched
1962-6-101
1964-10-84
         
 
   Black Ink Test: 0    (Avg Pitcher in HOF ~ 12)
   Gray Ink Test: 2    (Avg Pitcher in HOF ~ 56)
 
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History
Drafted in 27th round, 636th overall pick, by Oakton in 1945
Had first career hit (homerun) on 4/13/1945, off Berry Cooney (KEN)
Injured on 7/22/1953 with a Concussion, out for one week
Earned first career win on 5/11/1956
1/26/1963: Gets a new one-year contract worth $2,714,286 through salary arbitration
Signed as a free agent by Twin Falls on 2/3/1964 to a 2-year deal worth $500,000 per year
Injured on 9/20/1964 with a Strained Elbow Ligament, out for one week