Drew
Caviness
 
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Height: 0' 0''
Weight: 210
 
Born: March 29, 1927 in Usa
 
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
1951 24 BLA HL    
1952 25 BLA HL $ 300,000  
1953 26 BLA HL $ 300,000  
1954 27 BLA HL    
1955 28 BLA HL    
1956 29 BLA HL $ 300,000  
1957 30 BLA HL $ 300,000  
1958 31 BLA HL $ 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 32 BLA HL $ 350,000  
1960 33 BLA HL $ 350,000  
1961 34 BLA HL $ 350,000  
OOTP6 Min Ratings $ 350,000  
OOTP6 Max Ratings $ 350,000  
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
1951 24 A   138 445 46 125 26 0 2 57 1 0 43 101 .281 .344 .353 .697 54.2  
1952 25 AA   137 518 49 130 34 0 2 51 5 3 41 133 .251 .306 .328 .634 51.0  
1953 26 BLA HL 13 10 0 3 1 0 0 0 1 1 1 1 .300 .364 .400 .764 1.3 0.1
    AAA   65 246 21 46 16 0 1 15 2 3 15 64 .187 .234 .264 .498 12.8  
1954 27 AAA   138 519 63 124 38 0 4 54 4 5 38 136 .239 .291 .335 .626 48.2  
1955 28 AAA   131 503 66 134 43 0 8 64 7 6 40 114 .266 .320 .400 .720 61.5  
1956 29 BLA HL 51 73 11 17 4 2 0 4 0 0 7 28 .233 .309 .342 .651 6.4 0.4
1957 30 BLA HL 60 134 17 38 10 0 1 16 1 0 3 36 .284 .304 .381 .685 14.8 1.8
1958 31 BLA HL 95 149 14 37 6 0 0 12 0 1 11 27 .248 .301 .289 .589 13.4 0.4
1959 32 BLA HL 53 69 4 18 4 0 0 7 0 0 6 7 .261 .338 .319 .657 7.6 1.0
1960 33 BLA HL 162 609 69 132 37 2 4 52 7 2 49 93 .217 .278 .304 .581 52.4 1.8
1961 34 BLA HL 131 520 58 116 24 1 3 35 2 1 48 99 .223 .292 .290 .583 46.9 3.0
7 Years Sim 565 1564 173 361 86 5 8 126 11 5 125 291 .231 .292 .308 .599 142.8 8.5
3 Years AAA 334 1268 150 304 97 0 13 133 13 14 93 314 .240 .295 .347 .642 122.5  
1 Years AA 137 518 49 130 34 0 2 51 5 3 41 133 .251 .304 .328 .632 51.0  
1 Years A 138 445 46 125 26 0 2 57 1 0 43 101 .281 .352 .353 .705 54.2  
5 Years Minors 609 2231 245 559 157 0 17 241 19 17 177 548 .251 .309 .344 .653 227.7  
162 Game Average 448 49 103 24 1 2 36 3 1 35 83 .231 .292 .308 .599 40.9  
Career Highs 162 609 69 132 37 2 4 52 7 2 49 99 .300 .364 .400 .764 52.4  
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   1105 115 253 61 3 5 97 6 4 84 216 .229 .285 .303 .588 92.8
vs LH   459 58 108 25 2 3 29 5 1 41 75 .235 .307 .318 .625 44.2
Home 282 751 83 176 42 2 6 76 4 2 69 138 .234 .300 .320 .619 72.3
Away 283 813 90 185 44 3 2 50 7 3 56 153 .228 .284 .296 .580 64.7
RISP   330 0 83 16 0 1 104 0 0 29 73 .252 .306 .309 .615 32.1
Pinch Hitting   143 18 39 9 1 0 14 0 1 11 25 .273 .325 .350 .674 15.5
Close/Late   178 17 42 10 1 0 18 0 0 11 27 .236 .287 .303 .591 14.4
Mar/Apr 81 230 32 62 20 2 4 24 0 2 15 46 .270 .316 .426 .742 28.6
May 108 303 31 78 17 0 1 30 6 0 28 56 .257 .325 .323 .649 32.7
June 95 279 19 45 8 0 1 16 0 0 20 56 .161 .220 .201 .421 9.5
July 92 256 37 70 15 1 2 23 0 3 25 42 .273 .345 .363 .708 30.4
August 105 296 31 61 13 0 0 15 4 0 23 55 .206 .265 .250 .515 19.3
Sep/Oct 83 200 23 45 13 2 0 18 1 0 14 36 .225 .281 .310 .591 16.5
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
1953 26 BLA HL 2B 8 0 15.7 5 4 0 1 1.000 5.17   0.1
    3B 1 0 4.0 0 1 0 0 1.000 2.25   0.0
1956 29 BLA HL 2B 29 15 159.0 21 47 4 10 .944 3.85   0.3
    SS 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00   0.0
1957 30 BLA HL 2B 34 28 245.3 48 80 3 21 .977 4.70   1.2
    RF 1 0 2.7 1 0 0 0 1.000 3.38   0.0
1958 31 BLA HL 2B 23 20 181.0 36 65 3 13 .971 5.02   1.1
    3B 1 0 3.0 0 1 0 0 1.000 3.00   0.0
1959 32 BLA HL 2B 16 8 91.3 28 20 1 4 .980 4.73   0.3
    SS 1 0 2.0 0 1 0 0 1.000 4.50   0.0
1960 33 BLA HL 2B 162 162 1447.3 330 458 20 103 .975 4.90   2.2
1961 34 BLA HL 2B 131 131 1134.0 254 391 16 83 .976 5.12   3.4
  2B 403 364 3273.7 722 1065 47 235 .974 4.91   8.6
  3B 2 0 7.0 0 2 0 0 1.000 2.57   0.0
  SS 2 0 3.0 0 1 0 0 1.000 3.00   0.0
  RF 1 0 2.7 1 0 0 0 1.000 3.38   0.0
Career Totals   408 364 3286.3 723 1068 47 235 .974 4.90   8.7
Career Highs   162 162 1447.3 330 458 20 103 1.000 5.12    
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
1958 31 BLA HL 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Career Post-Season Batting 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
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.
Games
1960-1-162
At-Bats
1960-5-609
       
 
   Black Ink Test: 1    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 48)
   Gray Ink Test: 2    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 130)
 
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  6. Harry Manders (947)
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History
Drafted in 12th round, 279th overall pick, by Yancey in 1945
Had first career hit (homerun) on 4/2/1945, off Monroe Eyler (SP)
Injured on 7/6/1952 with a Bruised Foot, out for 6 days
Had first career hit on 4/1/1953, off Curtis Berlin (MC)
Injured on 8/5/1955 with a Tender Shoulder, out for one week
Hit first career homerun on 5/28/1957, off Ray Ramsey (SB)
Won Player of the Week award on 4/28/1960, hitting .556 with 2 HR, 6 RBI
Had 5 hits with 0 RBI against Murray Creek on 7/19/1960
Injured on 9/1/1961 with a Torn Abdominal Muscle, out for 6 weeks