Robert
Celestine
 
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Height: 6' 0''
Weight: 200
 
Born: July 8, 1922 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
1945 22 OAK SP    
1946 23 OAK SP    
1947 24 OAK SP    
1948 25 OAK SP $ 300,000  
1949 26 OAK SP $ 300,000  
1950 27 OAK SP    
1951 28 OAK SP $ 300,000  
1952 29 OAK SP    
1953 30 OAK SP    
1954 31 OAK SP $ 300,000  
1955 32 OAK SP $ 300,000  
OOTP5 Min Ratings    
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 300,000  
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
1945 22 A   138 569 59 163 25 0 9 60 2 2 29 137 .286 .321 .378 .699 66.1  
1946 23 A   129 467 71 167 41 1 10 87 4 0 48 75 .358 .417 .514 .931 90.7  
1947 24 AA   59 221 21 53 17 0 5 31 0 1 11 52 .240 .276 .385 .660 22.2  
    A   72 281 32 90 21 0 8 36 1 1 14 58 .320 .353 .480 .833 43.4  
1948 25 OAK SP 66 189 21 43 13 0 7 23 0 1 14 43 .228 .282 .407 .689 22.0 3.0
1949 26 OAK SP 31 66 5 9 4 0 0 4 0 0 3 24 .136 .183 .197 .380 0.7 0.0
    AA   61 240 29 76 27 0 8 26 0 0 16 58 .317 .359 .529 .889 41.2  
1950 27 AA   105 402 46 98 33 0 14 73 0 1 25 103 .244 .288 .430 .718 48.4  
1951 28 OAK SP 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.1 0.0
    AAA   45 170 19 50 15 0 3 26 0 1 14 38 .294 .348 .435 .783 24.0  
    AA   65 110 13 31 6 0 6 24 0 0 9 24 .282 .336 .500 .836 17.9  
1952 29 AAA   127 455 41 117 50 0 11 62 1 2 21 124 .257 .290 .440 .729 54.1  
1953 30 AAA   138 552 57 124 66 0 9 71 0 1 30 148 .225 .265 .393 .658 53.8  
1954 31 OAK SP 54 150 18 43 18 0 6 24 0 0 7 45 .287 .321 .527 .847 22.8 4.6
    AAA   8 30 2 9 3 0 1 2 0 0 2 6 .300 .344 .500 .844 4.8  
1955 32 OAK SP 37 72 6 13 6 0 1 6 0 0 6 26 .181 .250 .306 .556 6.0 0.0
5 Years Sim 189 478 50 108 41 0 14 57 0 1 30 138 .226 .275 .400 .674 51.4 7.5
4 Years AAA 318 1207 119 300 134 0 24 161 1 4 67 316 .249 .287 .419 .706 136.6  
4 Years AA 290 973 109 258 83 0 33 154 0 2 61 237 .265 .311 .452 .763 129.7  
3 Years A 339 1317 162 420 87 1 27 183 7 3 91 270 .319 .366 .448 .814 200.2  
11 Years Minors 947 3497 390 978 304 1 84 498 8 9 219 823 .280 .324 .439 .763 466.6  
162 Game Average 409 42 92 35 0 12 48 0 0 25 118 .226 .275 .400 .674 44.0  
Career Highs 66 189 21 43 18 0 7 24 0 1 14 45 .287 .321 .527 .847 22.8  
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   243 25 51 22 0 8 27 0 0 17 75 .210 .263 .399 .662 25.2
vs LH   235 25 57 19 0 6 30 0 1 13 63 .243 .287 .400 .687 25.3
Home 105 276 30 67 29 0 8 35 0 0 19 82 .243 .293 .435 .728 33.8
Away 84 202 20 41 12 0 6 22 0 1 11 56 .203 .249 .351 .600 16.7
RISP   117 0 20 8 0 1 36 0 0 8 45 .171 .221 .265 .486 6.1
Pinch Hitting   55 2 11 3 0 0 3 0 0 2 13 .200 .228 .255 .483 2.6
Close/Late   72 5 12 6 0 1 6 0 0 4 27 .167 .211 .292 .502 3.9
Mar/Apr 55 122 8 25 12 0 1 15 0 0 3 39 .205 .230 .328 .558 7.8
May 36 92 10 21 9 0 2 9 0 0 5 26 .228 .280 .391 .671 9.2
June 28 79 9 23 8 0 2 9 0 0 6 22 .291 .345 .468 .813 11.8
July 21 60 6 13 5 0 1 8 0 0 6 17 .217 .288 .350 .638 6.1
August 27 72 11 13 4 0 6 10 0 0 5 21 .181 .228 .486 .714 9.1
Sep/Oct 22 53 6 13 3 0 2 6 0 1 5 13 .245 .305 .415 .720 6.6
Fielding Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Gold Glove.
Year Age Tm Lg Pos G GS IP PO A E DP FPct RF RSA RTO RTO% PB DWS
1948 25 OAK SP C 56 55 457.3 381 25 4 1 .990 7.99 37 11 .297 4 2.4
1949 26 OAK SP C 21 17 150.3 112 11 0 0 1.000 7.36 10 3 .300 1 1.1
1954 31 OAK SP C 37 34 293.7 181 19 2 1 .990 6.13 28 10 .357 0 1.5
    RF 1 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
    3B 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
1955 32 OAK SP C 17 15 129.7 82 13 1 1 .990 6.59 21 8 .381 1 0.6
    2B 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  C 131 121 1031.0 756 68 7 3 .992 7.19 96 32 .333 6 5.6
  RF 1 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  3B 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  2B 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
Career Totals   134 121 1035.0 756 68 7 3 .992 7.17 96 32 .333 6 5.6
Career Highs   56 55 457.3 381 25 4 1 1.000 7.99 37 11 .381 4  
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History
Drafted in 47th round, 1116th overall pick, by Oakton in 1945
Had first career hit on 4/7/1948, off Monroe Eyler (SP)
Hit first career homerun on 5/20/1948, off Milan Coll (RIT)
Injured on 7/29/1949 with a Broken Cheekbone, out for 7-8 weeks
Injured on 5/22/1950 with a Ruptured Elbow Ligament, out for 5 weeks
Traded from Oakton to Kingsbury on 5/1/1955 (Going to KIN: SS E. Gatewood, C R. Celestine. Going to OAK: P C. Balderas)
Traded from Kingsbury to Oakton on 5/1/1955 (Going to KIN: P C. Balderas. Going to OAK: C R. Celestine)
Traded from Oakton to Blackwood on 5/1/1955 (Going to BLA: C R. Celestine, P L. Culley. Going to OAK: C J. Lecompte)
Traded from Blackwood to Oakton on 5/1/1955 (Going to BLA: C J. Lecompte. Going to OAK: C R. Celestine)
Released by Oakton on 1/26/1956