Kenneth
Catherwood
 
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Height: 0' 0''
Weight: 235
 
Born: April 4, 1927 in Usa
 
Awards & Accomplishments
Kennel Cups Won 1952   
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
1948 21 GRE HL    
1949 22 GRE HL $ 300,000  
1950 23 GRE HL $ 300,000  
1951 24 GRE HL    
1952 25 GRE HL $ 300,000  
1953 26 GRE HL $ 300,000  
1954 27 BLA HL $ 495,357  
1955 28 BLA HL $ 781,714  
1956 29 BLA HL $ 2,000,000  
1957 30 BLA HL $ 2,000,000  
1958 31 BLA HL $ 2,000,000  
OOTP5 Min Ratings    
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 2,000,000  
                                             
  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 32 BLA HL $ 2,000,000  
1961 34 SP SP    
OOTP6 Min Ratings    
OOTP6 Max Ratings $ 2,000,000  
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
1948 21 A   100 328 52 89 14 3 1 26 16 5 22 73 .271 .317 .341 .659 36.0  
1949 22 GRE HL 53 122 16 28 7 2 0 11 3 0 4 32 .230 .260 .320 .580 9.0 0.1
1950 23 GRE HL 62 126 17 31 12 3 0 17 3 1 9 35 .246 .317 .389 .705 14.5 2.1
1951 24 A   137 527 70 167 34 2 3 67 17 11 65 134 .317 .392 .406 .798 82.0  
1952 25 GRE HL 41 69 14 20 4 3 1 9 5 0 6 14 .290 .372 .478 .850 12.9 3.1
    AA   40 168 30 48 14 0 5 24 4 3 13 41 .286 .337 .458 .795 24.4  
    A   3 10 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 1 1 3 .200 .273 .200 .473 0.3  
1953 26 GRE HL 136 399 52 105 28 1 3 51 10 5 28 93 .263 .322 .361 .683 44.6 6.6
1954 27 GRE HL 82 159 27 38 11 3 2 18 6 1 25 40 .239 .349 .384 .733 22.5 3.6
  BLA HL 37 122 15 36 12 2 2 23 5 0 11 31 .295 .358 .475 .833 20.2 3.5
  TOT   119 281 42 74 23 5 4 41 11 1 36 71 .263 .353 .423 .776 42.7 7.1
    AAA   7 28 5 9 6 0 1 5 0 0 3 7 .321 .387 .643 1.030 6.0  
1955 28 BLA HL 156 542 79 146 38 4 6 70 34 4 48 138 .269 .331 .387 .719 72.7 10.1
1956 29 BLA HL 105 392 71 127 37 6 16 60 20 5 42 79 .324 .395 .571 .966 81.0 16.9
1957 30 BLA HL 149 589 100 190 34 12 22 78 46 11 51 121 .323 .385 .533 .918 118.8 22.0
1958 31 BLA HL 155 566 81 150 43 4 10 69 28 5 57 168 .265 .343 .408 .751 81.6 11.0
1959 32 BLA HL 116 321 33 60 13 0 9 41 10 3 31 98 .187 .261 .312 .572 26.9 0.2
1961 34 SP SP 98 306 24 60 18 1 4 29 8 2 21 96 .196 .254 .301 .554 22.5 0.0
11 Years Sim 1190 3713 529 991 257 41 75 476 178 37 333 945 .267 .335 .419 .754 527.2 79.3
1 Years AAA 7 28 5 9 6 0 1 5 0 0 3 7 .321 .387 .643 1.030 6.0  
1 Years AA 40 168 30 48 14 0 5 24 4 3 13 41 .286 .358 .458 .817 24.4  
3 Years A 240 865 122 258 48 5 4 95 33 17 88 210 .298 .369 .379 .748 118.2  
5 Years Minors 287 1061 157 315 68 5 10 124 37 20 104 258 .297 .368 .399 .767 148.6  
162 Game Average 505 72 134 34 5 10 64 24 5 45 128 .267 .335 .419 .754 71.8  
Career Highs 156 589 100 190 43 12 22 78 46 11 57 168 .324 .395 .571 .966 118.8  
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   2720 394 693 170 29 56 327 129 26 229 752 .255 .320 .400 .721 350.4
vs LH   993 135 298 87 12 19 149 49 11 104 193 .300 .374 .469 .843 166.4
Home 590 1821 266 497 128 19 35 235 98 15 179 456 .273 .346 .422 .767 266.4
Away 600 1892 263 494 129 22 40 241 80 22 154 489 .261 .324 .416 .740 250.4
RISP   974 0 273 75 7 12 360 0 0 106 245 .280 .352 .409 .761 136.8
Pinch Hitting   107 17 30 6 1 3 14 6 0 8 26 .280 .333 .439 .773 16.1
Close/Late   422 57 111 23 4 11 59 0 0 41 106 .263 .330 .415 .745 57.1
Mar/Apr 198 649 93 162 40 11 16 89 26 8 59 175 .250 .323 .419 .742 86.2
May 230 731 89 178 46 11 12 86 30 6 65 209 .244 .312 .386 .698 88.8
June 220 701 110 194 53 3 18 89 35 8 63 166 .277 .342 .438 .780 103.7
July 170 513 74 149 42 5 11 72 23 4 51 125 .290 .366 .456 .822 82.0
August 155 469 69 125 31 4 7 60 24 4 42 107 .267 .337 .394 .731 62.4
Sep/Oct 215 650 93 183 45 7 11 80 40 7 53 163 .282 .339 .423 .762 93.7
Fielding Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Gold Glove.
Year Age Tm Lg Pos G GS IP PO A E DP FPct RF   DWS
1949 22 GRE HL SS 21 20 178.0 19 41 5 5 .923 3.03   0.5
    3B 22 7 96.0 7 22 0 3 1.000 2.72   0.4
    2B 7 1 17.0 3 4 0 0 1.000 3.71   0.1
1950 23 GRE HL 3B 28 11 136.3 7 29 2 3 .947 2.38   0.3
    SS 21 13 132.0 18 33 3 9 .944 3.48   0.4
    2B 7 2 32.0 1 11 0 1 1.000 3.38   0.1
    RF 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00   0.0
1952 25 GRE HL SS 18 9 97.7 11 26 4 7 .902 3.41   0.3
    3B 11 8 72.0 5 18 3 1 .885 2.88   0.3
    2B 2 0 3.0 0 1 0 1 1.000 3.00   0.0
1953 26 GRE HL SS 114 106 936.0 111 298 23 51 .947 3.93   1.9
    2B 3 0 11.0 3 4 0 2 1.000 5.73   0.1
    3B 3 0 5.0 1 1 0 0 1.000 3.60   0.0
1954 27 GRE HL SS 58 36 309.9 45 86 10 22 .929 3.80   1.4
  BLA HL SS 26 16 225.1 32 62 8 16 .922 3.76   0.7
  GRE HL 3B 9 7 53.3 2 14 2 1 .889 2.70   0.2
  BLA HL 3B 4 3 38.7 1 10 1 0 .917 2.56   0.1
  GRE HL 2B 3 2 20.3 5 7 0 1 1.000 5.32   0.1
  BLA HL 2B 2 1 14.7 4 5 0 1 1.000 5.51   0.1
  TOT   SS 84 52 535.0 77 148 18 38 .926 3.79   2.1
      3B 13 10 92.0 3 24 3 1 .900 2.64   0.3
      2B 5 3 35.0 9 12 0 2 1.000 5.40   0.2
1955 28 BLA HL SS 152 147 1301.3 170 376 26 75 .955 3.78   4.4
    2B 2 1 12.0 3 3 0 2 1.000 4.50   0.0
    CF 1 1 9.0 3 0 0 0 1.000 3.00   0.0
1956 29 BLA HL SS 104 103 907.0 124 325 6 61 .987 4.46   7.3
    3B 1 0 5.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00   0.0
1957 30 BLA HL SS 146 141 1259.7 171 442 26 81 .959 4.38   8.7
    CF 1 1 9.0 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.00   0.0
    3B 2 0 4.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 2.25   0.0
1958 31 BLA HL SS 153 146 1324.0 181 452 30 84 .955 4.30   5.1
1959 32 BLA HL SS 73 67 581.0 94 225 8 33 .976 4.94   3.1
    2B 11 10 85.3 22 23 0 9 1.000 4.75   0.4
    3B 10 5 53.3 1 10 1 0 .917 1.86   0.1
    1B 1 0 1.0 1 0 0 1 1.000 9.00   0.0
1961 34 SP SP SS 87 86 762.0 103 253 12 47 .967 4.20   4.6
    2B 8 0 16.7 3 3 0 0 1.000 3.24   0.0
  SS 973 890 8013.7 1079 2619 161 491 .958 4.15   38.3
  3B 90 41 463.7 25 104 9 8 .935 2.50   1.4
  2B 45 17 212.0 44 61 0 17 1.000 4.46   0.9
  CF 2 2 18.0 5 0 0 0 1.000 2.50   0.0
  RF 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00   0.0
  1B 1 0 1.0 1 0 0 1 1.000 9.00   0.0
Career Totals   1112 950 8709.3 1154 2784 170 517 .959 4.07   40.7
Career Highs   155 149 1324.0 181 452 30 84 .987 4.70    
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
1952 25 GRE HL 0 7 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .143 .143 .143 .286
1953 26 GRE HL 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 .000 .333 .000 .333
1954 27 BLA HL 10 41 6 9 2 0 2 6 0 1 1 11 .220 .238 .415 .653
1958 31 BLA HL 3 10 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 4 .100 .100 .400 .500
Career Post-Season Batting 13 60 8 11 2 0 3 8 0 1 2 18 .183 .210 .367 .576
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
1957-10-.323
On-Base Pct
1957-7-.385
Slugging Pct
1957-9-.533
OPS
1957-7-.918
XR
1957-4-118.8
Runs
1957-8-100
Hits
1957-9-190
Total Bases
1957-6-314
Doubles
1958-8-43
Triples
1957-8-12
Stolen Bases
1955-7-34
1957-7-46
Strikeouts
1958-2-168
 
   Black Ink Test: 0    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 48)
   Gray Ink Test: 20    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 130)
   Hall of Fame Standards: 28    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 54)
 
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History
Drafted in 7th round, 166th overall pick, by Greenwood in 1948
Had first career hit (triple) on 5/21/1949, off Arthur Hosley (JC)
Had 5 hits with 1 RBI against Northampton on 4/29/1950
Hit first career homerun on 9/29/1952, off John Kimbrell (COT)
Won Kennel Cup with Greenwood in 1952
Traded from Greenwood to Red Willow on 7/31/1954 (Going to GRE: P J. Wunderlich, 2B O. Smith. Going to RW: SS K. Catherwood)
Traded from Red Willow to Blackwood on 7/31/1954 (Going to BLA: P J. Dunson, SS K. Catherwood. Going to RW: P D. Mashburn, CF C. Mullett)
Was selected to the 1956 Allstar game
Injured on 7/6/1956 with a Ruptured Tricep Tendon, out for 7 weeks
Won Player of the Week award on 6/2/1957, hitting .500 with 3 HR, 5 RBI
Was selected to the 1957 Allstar game
Injured on 8/14/1957 with a Bruised Jaw, out for one week
Won Player of the Week award on 7/28/1958, hitting .500 with 3 HR, 13 RBI
Signed as a free agent by Seneca Point on 4/1/1961 to a minor league deal
Released by Seneca Point on 9/15/1961