Edwin
Beer
 
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Height: 0' 0''
Weight: 225
 
Born: September 30, 1927 in Oakton
 
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
1946 18 HR HL $ 300,000  
1947 19 HR HL $ 300,000  
1948 20 HR HL $ 300,000  
1949 21 BLA HL $ 300,000  
1950 22 BLA HL $ 300,000  
1951 23 BLA HL $ 3,664,286  
1952 24 BLA HL $ 3,664,286  
1953 25 BLA HL $ 3,664,286  
1954 26 BLA HL $ 4,200,000  
1955 27 BLA HL $ 4,200,000  
1956 28 BLA HL $ 4,200,000  
1957 29 HIN SP $ 5,000,000  
1958 30 HIN SP $ 5,000,000  
OOTP5 Min Ratings $ 300,000  
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 5,000,000  
                                                   
  Stuff Control Movement
Year Age Tm Lg Salary Endurance vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA
1959 31 HIN SP $ 5,000,000  
1960 32 HIN SP    
1961 33 KEN SP    
OOTP6 Min Ratings    
OOTP6 Max Ratings $ 5,000,000  
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
1946 18 HR HL $ 300,000  
1947 19 HR HL $ 300,000  
1948 20 HR HL $ 300,000  
1949 21 BLA HL $ 300,000  
1950 22 BLA HL $ 300,000  
1951 23 BLA HL $ 3,664,286  
1952 24 BLA HL $ 3,664,286  
1953 25 BLA HL $ 3,664,286  
1954 26 BLA HL $ 4,200,000  
1955 27 BLA HL $ 4,200,000  
1956 28 BLA HL $ 4,200,000  
1957 29 HIN SP $ 5,000,000  
1958 30 HIN SP $ 5,000,000  
OOTP5 Min Ratings $ 300,000  
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 5,000,000  
                                             
  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 HIN SP $ 5,000,000  
1960 32 HIN SP    
1961 33 KEN SP    
OOTP6 Min Ratings    
OOTP6 Max Ratings $ 5,000,000  
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
1946 18 AA   2 3 .400 32 0 0 0 2 19.7 25 20 4 12 26 9.16 .298 .385 .452 .838  
1947 19 AAA   4 4 .500 42 0 0 0 1 50.0 54 33 11 15 89 5.94 .278 .330 .515 .846  
    AA   0 0 .000 10 0 0 0 0 8.7 5 1 0 1 13 1.04 .172 .200 .172 .372  
1948 20 HR HL 3 2 .600 43 0 0 0 0 54.0 50 22 11 11 56 3.67 .236 .280 .420 .700 4.2
    AAA   1 0 1.000 11 0 0 0 0 16.0 11 7 1 5 26 3.94 .183 .246 .283 .529  
1949 21 BLA HL 3 5 .375 67 0 0 0 30 76.3 47 31 16 18 87 3.66 .178 .254 .383 .637 11.2
1950 22 BLA HL 4 4 .500 77 0 0 0 29 89.3 52 22 13 15 117 2.22 .168 .249 .316 .565 17.9
1951 23 BLA HL 4 7 .364 68 0 0 0 23 77.3 81 38 12 21 81 4.42 .270 .328 .467 .795 7.0
1952 24 BLA HL 2 0 1.000 61 0 0 0 19 83.7 59 23 4 9 100 2.47 .195 .242 .268 .510 14.1
1953 25 BLA HL 10 7 .588 73 0 0 0 32 77.3 63 26 9 12 69 3.03 .220 .280 .332 .612 16.8
1954 26 BLA HL 5 5 .500 72 0 0 0 33 76.3 60 29 9 14 59 3.42 .214 .276 .352 .628 13.9
1955 27 BLA HL 5 7 .417 67 0 0 0 33 67.3 54 24 10 9 41 3.21 .217 .252 .382 .633 13.3
1956 28 BLA HL 4 7 .364 70 0 0 0 32 67.3 79 43 19 19 47 5.75 .288 .349 .533 .882 4.0
1957 29 HIN SP 5 6 .455 89 0 0 0 1 88.0 75 33 12 22 58 3.38 .235 .305 .401 .706 6.6
1958 30 HIN SP 3 5 .375 75 0 0 0 0 65.3 72 43 14 14 40 5.92 .275 .332 .481 .813 0.5
1959 31 HIN SP 3 2 .600 69 0 0 0 1 56.7 69 32 6 6 41 5.08 .303 .353 .465 .818 2.2
1960 32 HIN SP 0 2 .000 24 0 0 0 0 18.7 21 14 3 3 19 6.75 .280 .313 .453 .766 0.0
13 Years Sim 51 59 .464 855 0 0 0 233 897.6 782 380 138 173 815 3.81 .233 .292 .398 .690 111.8
2 Years AAA 5 4 .556 53 0 0 0 1 66.0 65 40 12 20 115 5.45 .256 .310 .461 .771  
2 Years AA 2 3 .400 42 0 0 0 2 28.3 30 21 4 13 39 6.67 .265 .341 .381 .722  
4 Years Minors 7 7 .500 95 0 0 0 3 94.3 95 61 16 33 154 5.82 .259 .320 .436 .756  
Season Average 3 4 .429 65 0 0 0 17 69.0 60 29 10 13 62 3.81 .233 .292 .398 .690  
Career Highs 10 7 1.000 89 0 0 0 33 89.3 81 43 19 22 117 6.75 .303 .353 .533 .882  
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   432 223 74 80 478   .220 .250 .378 .628
vs LH   350 157 64 93 337   .250 .297 .426 .723
Home 33 29 .532 455 0 0 0 103 497.0 432 209 72 102 451 3.79 .233 .273 .393 .666
Away 18 30 .375 400 0 0 0 133 400.6 350 171 66 71 364 3.84 .232 .267 .404 .671
Mar/Apr 6 7 .462 129 0 0 0 35 130.0 90 36 16 20 103 2.49 .196 .229 .330 .560
May 10 14 .417 155 0 0 0 38 158.3 156 71 26 32 136 4.04 .254 .291 .441 .731
June 8 10 .444 144 0 0 0 44 147.3 127 64 21 35 149 3.91 .232 .278 .399 .677
July 7 6 .538 125 0 0 0 37 138.3 123 65 29 20 126 4.23 .235 .263 .428 .692
August 11 10 .524 154 0 0 0 41 177.6 154 67 22 29 156 3.39 .232 .264 .376 .640
Sep/Oct 9 12 .429 148 0 0 0 41 146.0 132 77 24 37 145 4.75 .238 .286 .404 .690
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
1948 20 HR HL 43 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.2 0.0
1949 21 BLA HL 67 11 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 .091 .167 .091 .258 -0.5 0.0
1950 22 BLA HL 77 23 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 6 .043 .042 .043 .085 -1.1 0.0
1951 23 BLA HL 68 16 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 4 .063 .063 .063 .125 -0.8 0.0
1952 24 BLA HL 61 12 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 8 .083 .154 .083 .237 -0.2 0.0
1953 25 BLA HL 73 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.7 0.0
1954 26 BLA HL 72 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.7 0.0
1955 27 BLA HL 67 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .250 .250 .500 .750 0.5 0.2
1956 28 BLA HL 70 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .500 .500 .500 1.000 0.8 0.2
1957 29 HIN SP 89 7 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 .143 .250 .286 .536 0.5 0.1
1958 30 HIN SP 75 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.2 0.0
1959 31 HIN SP 69 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.1 0.0
1960 32 HIN SP 24 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.1 0.0
13 Years Sim 855 99 5 8 2 0 0 2 0 0 3 40 .081 .107 .101 .208 -2.8 0.5
162 Game Average 18 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 .081 .107 .101 .208 -0.5  
Career Highs 89 23 2 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 8 .500 .500 .500 1.000 0.8  
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   75 3 6 1 0 0 2 0 0 2 30 .080 .103 .093 .196 -2.7
vs LH   24 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 10 .083 .120 .125 .245 -0.6
Home 443 64 3 6 1 0 0 2 0 0 3 29 .094 .132 .109 .242 -1.3
Away 334 35 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 .057 .057 .086 .143 -1.9
RISP   22 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 13 .045 .043 .045 .089 -1.5
Close/Late   22 0 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 14 .136 .136 .182 .318 -0.1
Mar/Apr 95 14 0 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 2 .214 .250 .286 .536 1.0
May 127 18 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 .000 .000 .000 .000 -1.7
June 97 12 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 .083 .083 .083 .167 -0.6
July 71 14 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 8 .071 .133 .071 .205 -0.4
August 134 27 2 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 13 .111 .143 .148 .291 -0.2
Sep/Oct 96 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 -1.3
Fielding Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Gold Glove.
Year Age Tm Lg Pos G GS IP PO A E DP FPct RF    
1948 20 HR HL P 43 0 54.0 1 11 1 0 .923 2.00    
1949 21 BLA HL P 67 0 76.3 7 10 0 2 1.000 2.00    
1950 22 BLA HL P 77 0 89.3 5 9 1 3 .933 1.41    
1951 23 BLA HL P 68 0 77.3 0 9 2 0 .818 1.05    
1952 24 BLA HL P 61 0 83.7 2 2 0 0 1.000 0.43    
1953 25 BLA HL P 73 0 77.3 3 10 1 1 .929 1.51    
1954 26 BLA HL P 72 0 76.3 7 10 1 1 .944 2.00    
1955 27 BLA HL P 67 0 67.3 8 7 0 0 1.000 2.01    
1956 28 BLA HL P 70 0 67.3 6 8 2 0 .875 1.87    
1957 29 HIN SP P 89 0 88.0 5 9 2 2 .875 1.43    
1958 30 HIN SP P 75 0 65.3 3 10 1 0 .929 1.79    
1959 31 HIN SP P 69 0 56.7 2 7 0 0 1.000 1.43    
1960 32 HIN SP P 24 0 18.7 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.96    
Career Totals   855 0 897.6 49 104 11 9 .933 1.53    
Career Highs   89 0 89.3 8 11 2 3 1.000 2.01    
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
1954 26 BLA HL 0 1 .000 5 0 0 0 3 5.3 6 3 1 1 3 5.07 .316 .350 .526 .876
Career Post-Season Pitching 0 1 .000 5 0 0 0 3 5.3 6 3 1 1 3 5.07 .316 .350 .526 .876
Pitching Leaderboards     Help
Top 10 finishes. Stats are Year-Rank-Value. League leaders are in bold.
Season Rankings are League Based.
Saves
1949-9-30
1950-10-29
1951-10-23
1953-5-32
1954-5-33
1955-4-33
1956-6-32
CAR-18-233
Games Pitched
CAR-40-855
Hits per 9IP
CAR-46-7.8
WHiP
CAR-19-1.06
OAVG
CAR-45-.233
 
 
   Black Ink Test: 0    (Avg Pitcher in HOF ~ 12)
   Gray Ink Test: 21    (Avg Pitcher in HOF ~ 56)
 
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History
Drafted in 38th round, 899th overall pick, by Denton in 1945
Released by Denton on 8/11/1945
Traded from Hood River to Blackwood on 3/1/1949 (Going to HR: CF D. Speece. Going to BLA: P E. Beer, 1B S. Giancola)
Had first career hit on 4/7/1949, off David Hayse (MC)
Signed as a free agent by Hinsdale on 2/2/1957 to a 4-year deal worth $5,000,000 per year
Released by Hinsdale on 6/21/1960
Signed as a free agent by Seneca Point on 10/6/1961 to a minor league contract
Released by Seneca Point on 10/13/1961
Signed as a free agent by Kendall on 10/20/1961 to a minor league contract