Edison
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Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Height: 0' 0''
Weight: 185
 
Born: July 28, 1928 in Northhampton
 
Awards & Accomplishments
Kennel Cups Won 1954   
Cy Young Award 1960   
All-Star Selections 1960    1961    1963   
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Year Age Tm Lg Salary Endurance vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA
1960 31 SB HL $ 12,000,000  
1961 32 SB HL $ 12,000,000  
1962 33 SB HL $ 12,000,000  
1963 34 SB HL $ 10,000,000  
1964 35 SB HL $ 10,000,000  
OOTP6 Min Ratings $ 10,000,000  
OOTP6 Max Ratings $ 12,000,000  
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Year Age Tm Lg Salary   vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA
1960 31 SB HL $ 12,000,000  
1961 32 SB HL $ 12,000,000  
1962 33 SB HL $ 12,000,000  
1963 34 SB HL $ 10,000,000  
1964 35 SB HL $ 10,000,000  
OOTP6 Min Ratings $ 10,000,000  
OOTP6 Max Ratings $ 12,000,000  
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
1960 31 SB HL 22 6 .786 36 36 0 0 0 233.0 185 52 2 30 225 2.01 .217 .248 .313 .560 26.0
1961 32 SB HL 19 4 .826 36 36 1 1 0 254.0 179 61 7 22 248 2.16 .194 .222 .267 .489 27.2
1962 33 SB HL 11 11 .500 35 35 0 0 0 194.7 191 77 9 36 168 3.56 .254 .297 .368 .665 17.3
1963 34 SB HL 11 12 .478 36 36 0 0 0 207.7 178 70 9 73 180 3.03 .232 .305 .326 .631 18.7
1964 35 SB HL 10 16 .385 36 36 0 0 0 194.3 208 118 33 85 145 5.46 .274 .350 .470 .819 2.7
5 Years Sim 73 49 .598 179 179 1 1 0 1083.7 941 378 60 246 966 3.14 .232 .282 .345 .627 91.9
Season Average 14 9 .609 35 35 0 0 0 216.7 188 75 12 49 193 3.14 .232 .282 .345 .627  
Career Highs 22 16 .826 36 36 1 1 0 254.0 208 118 33 85 248 5.46 .274 .350 .470 .819  
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   474 183 27 145 587   .214 .262 .314 .576
vs LH   467 195 33 101 379   .254 .293 .382 .675
Home 35 23 .603 84 84 0 0 0 522.0 441 176 33 114 460 3.03 .227 .270 .332 .602
Away 38 26 .594 95 95 1 1 0 561.7 500 202 27 132 506 3.24 .237 .282 .356 .638
Mar/Apr 12 10 .545 28 28 0 0 0 173.0 145 67 11 40 164 3.49 .227 .272 .355 .627
May 15 3 .833 31 31 0 0 0 198.0 152 50 7 48 175 2.27 .209 .258 .306 .564
June 10 11 .476 32 32 0 0 0 186.0 151 63 15 42 155 3.05 .219 .264 .347 .611
July 13 7 .650 29 29 0 0 0 170.0 161 68 8 37 142 3.60 .251 .292 .368 .659
August 9 8 .529 28 28 0 0 0 164.0 161 60 10 36 160 3.29 .254 .294 .363 .657
Sep/Oct 14 10 .583 31 31 1 1 0 192.7 171 70 9 43 170 3.27 .237 .279 .336 .615
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
1960 31 SB HL 37 73 7 7 3 0 0 2 0 0 5 24 .096 .154 .137 .291 -0.4 0.0
1961 32 SB HL 36 81 6 7 3 0 0 4 1 0 3 32 .086 .119 .123 .243 -1.2 0.0
1962 33 SB HL 35 62 5 14 4 1 0 7 0 0 1 20 .226 .238 .323 .561 4.1 0.0
1963 34 SB HL 36 67 4 9 1 0 0 2 0 0 3 29 .134 .171 .149 .321 0.2 0.0
1964 35 SB HL 36 60 4 5 1 0 0 2 1 0 1 23 .083 .098 .100 .198 -1.9 0.0
5 Years Sim 180 343 26 42 12 1 0 17 2 0 13 128 .122 .154 .163 .318 0.7 0.0
162 Game Average 308 23 37 10 0 0 15 1 0 11 115 .122 .154 .163 .318 0.6  
Career Highs 37 81 7 14 4 1 0 7 1 0 5 32 .226 .238 .323 .561 4.1  
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   271 17 31 11 1 0 12 2 0 6 113 .114 .134 .162 .296 -2.2
vs LH   72 9 11 1 0 0 5 0 0 7 15 .153 .228 .167 .395 2.2
Home 84 159 10 16 5 0 0 11 0 0 4 61 .101 .123 .132 .255 -3.3
Away 96 184 16 26 7 1 0 6 2 0 9 67 .141 .181 .190 .372 3.3
RISP   80 0 10 5 0 0 17 0 0 3 30 .125 .157 .188 .344 0.4
Close/Late   6 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167 .167 .167 .333 0.0
Mar/Apr 28 55 4 8 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 23 .145 .190 .164 .353 0.7
May 31 63 7 10 3 1 0 4 1 0 3 19 .159 .197 .238 .435 2.3
June 32 57 4 12 2 0 0 3 1 0 0 20 .211 .211 .246 .456 2.3
July 29 53 4 5 3 0 0 7 0 0 3 23 .094 .143 .151 .294 -0.4
August 29 58 4 4 2 0 0 1 0 0 1 19 .069 .085 .103 .188 -2.4
Sep/Oct 31 57 3 3 1 0 0 2 0 0 3 24 .053 .100 .070 .170 -2.4
Fielding Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Gold Glove.
Year Age Tm Lg Pos G GS IP PO A E DP FPct RF    
1960 31 SB HL P 36 36 233.0 13 26 4 2 .907 1.51    
    RF 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00   0.0
1961 32 SB HL P 36 36 254.0 13 29 3 1 .933 1.49    
1962 33 SB HL P 35 35 194.7 9 25 2 1 .944 1.57    
1963 34 SB HL P 36 36 207.7 11 29 1 3 .976 1.73    
1964 35 SB HL P 36 36 194.3 11 20 0 0 1.000 1.44    
  P 179 179 1083.7 57 129 10 7 .949 1.54    
  RF 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00   0.0
Career Totals   180 179 1084.7 57 129 10 7 .949 1.54    
Career Highs   37 36 254.0 13 29 4 3 1.000 1.73    
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 31 SB HL 0 1 .000 1 1 0 0 0 6.0 6 2 0 1 7 3.00 .261 .292 .391 .683
1961 32 SB HL 3 0 1.000 3 3 0 0 0 19.7 15 6 0 3 24 2.75 .200 .231 .293 .524
Career Post-Season Pitching 3 1 .750 4 4 0 0 0 25.7 21 8 0 4 31 2.81 .214 .245 .316 .561
Post-Season Batting Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Post Season MVP Award.
Year Age Tm Lg G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO AVG OBP SLG OPS
1960 31 SB HL 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000
1961 32 SB HL 3 7 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 .286 .286 .429 .714
Career Post-Season Batting 4 9 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 .222 .222 .333 .556
Pitching Leaderboards     Help
Top 10 finishes. Stats are Year-Rank-Value. League leaders are in bold.
Season Rankings are League Based.
ERA
1960-1-2.01
1961-1-2.16
1963-6-3.03
CAR-31-3.14
Wins
1960-2-22
1961-2-19
Losses
1964-2-16
Winning Pct
1960-2-.786
1961-3-.826
CAR-35-.598
Games Started
1960-3-36
1961-5-36
1962-7-35
1963-8-36
1964-6-36
Complete Games
1961-10-1
Shutouts
1961-5-1
Innings Pitched
1960-8-233.0
1961-2-254.0
Homeruns Allowed
1964-1-33
Strikeouts
1960-5-225
1961-2-248
1962-10-168
1963-8-180
Walks Allowed
1963-5-73
1964-7-85
Walks per 9IP
1960-6-1.2
1961-2-0.8
Hits per 9IP
1960-2-7.1
1961-3-6.3
1963-2-7.7
CAR-43-7.8
Strikeouts per 9IP
1960-6-8.7
1961-5-8.8
1962-6-7.8
1963-8-7.8
WHiP
1960-2-0.92
1961-1-0.79
CAR-25-1.10
OAVG
1960-3-.217
1961-3-.194
1963-5-.232
CAR-43-.232
OOBP
1960-2-.248
1961-1-.222
CAR-36-.282
OSLG
1960-6-.313
1961-1-.267
1963-5-.326
CAR-28-.345
OOPS
1960-2-.560
1961-1-.489
1963-9-.631
CAR-23-.627
         
 
   Black Ink Test: 8    (Avg Pitcher in HOF ~ 12)
   Gray Ink Test: 74    (Avg Pitcher in HOF ~ 56)
   Hall of Fame Standards: 32    (Avg Pitcher in HOF ~ 40)
 
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  1. Lee Blaha (997)
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History
Drafted in 2nd round, 29th overall pick, by Stratford in 1948
Injured on 7/18/1949 with a Inflamed Back Muscle, out for one week
Earned first career win on 8/27/1950
Injured on 7/24/1951 with a Bone Chips Shoulder, out for full season
Had first career hit on 6/8/1952, off Chris Duffey (SP)
Hit first career homerun on 9/23/1952, off Bradly Inabinet (RW)
Won Gold Glove at Pitcher in 1952
Won Pitcher of the Month award on 10/1/1954, going 6-0, 1.49
Won Kennel Cup with Stratford in 1954
Was selected to the 1955 Allstar game
Was selected to the 1956 Allstar game
Signed as a free agent by St. Bernard on 2/12/1960 to a 4-year deal worth $12,000,000 per year
Was selected to the 1960 Allstar game
Won Pitcher of the Month award on 8/1/1960, going 6-0, 1.52
Won Cy Young Award in 1960, going 22-6, 2.01 ERA
Was selected to the 1961 Allstar game
Won Pitcher of the Month award on 10/1/1961, going 5-0, 1.41
Won Pitcher of the Month award on 6/1/1962, going 3-0, 1.25
Injured on 8/24/1962 with a Broken Skull, out for 9 weeks
Won Pitcher of the Month award on 6/1/1963, going 5-0, 0.96
Was selected to the 1963 Allstar game