Johnny
Champagne
 
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Height: 0' 0''
Weight: 200
 
Born: October 22, 1929 in Usa
 
Awards & Accomplishments
All-Star Selections 1961    1964   
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
1952 22 RED SP    
1953 23 RED SP $ 300,000  
1954 24 RED SP $ 300,000  
1955 25 RED SP $ 300,000  
1956 26 RED SP $ 1,377,500  
1957 27 RED SP $ 1,377,500  
1958 28 RED SP $ 6,000,000  
OOTP5 Min Ratings    
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 6,000,000  
                                             
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Year Age Tm Lg Salary   vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA
1959 29 RED SP $ 6,000,000  
1960 30 RED SP $ 6,000,000  
1961 31 RED SP $ 6,000,000  
1962 32 RED SP $ 9,750,000  
1963 33 RED SP $ 9,750,000  
1964 34 RED SP $ 9,750,000  
OOTP6 Min Ratings $ 6,000,000  
OOTP6 Max Ratings $ 9,750,000  
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
1952 22 A   138 551 71 161 16 0 11 53 10 8 37 161 .292 .337 .381 .718 68.7  
1953 23 RED SP 36 87 11 20 4 0 1 7 0 0 6 23 .230 .309 .310 .620 8.3 0.9
    AAA   104 430 43 109 23 2 6 40 2 4 25 129 .253 .295 .358 .653 43.0  
1954 24 RED SP 145 465 38 122 30 3 15 46 0 1 26 121 .262 .315 .437 .751 61.0 8.9
1955 25 RED SP 131 432 45 121 25 2 8 49 2 0 25 65 .280 .346 .403 .749 57.9 10.0
1956 26 RED SP 102 337 42 88 19 2 4 23 1 2 15 58 .261 .322 .365 .687 37.5 4.3
1957 27 RED SP 127 465 56 138 18 4 6 39 6 5 31 78 .297 .358 .391 .750 65.5 10.7
1958 28 RED SP 155 558 85 180 26 8 4 50 9 9 65 62 .323 .414 .419 .833 97.2 19.0
1959 29 RED SP 110 392 65 122 15 0 5 49 7 6 51 30 .311 .400 .388 .788 62.5 12.0
1960 30 RED SP 156 586 80 190 35 1 6 74 15 7 42 73 .324 .380 .418 .798 86.6 15.3
1961 31 RED SP 156 580 98 208 29 6 10 87 17 5 68 51 .359 .434 .481 .915 116.6 26.8
1962 32 RED SP 156 579 97 197 37 4 8 99 7 6 64 45 .340 .414 .459 .874 104.6 21.8
1963 33 RED SP 133 445 57 135 16 5 3 58 6 3 43 52 .303 .379 .382 .761 66.4 11.8
1964 34 RED SP 154 589 78 189 22 3 9 61 8 7 34 67 .321 .377 .414 .791 87.2 14.7
12 Years Sim 1561 5515 752 1710 276 38 79 642 78 51 470 725 .310 .380 .417 .797 851.3 156.3
1 Years AAA 104 430 43 109 23 2 6 40 2 4 25 129 .253 .305 .358 .663 43.0  
1 Years A 138 551 71 161 16 0 11 53 10 8 37 161 .292 .351 .381 .732 68.7  
2 Years Minors 242 981 114 270 39 2 17 93 12 12 62 290 .275 .331 .371 .702 111.8  
162 Game Average 572 78 177 28 3 8 66 8 5 48 75 .310 .380 .417 .797 88.3  
Career Highs 156 589 98 208 37 8 15 99 17 9 68 121 .359 .434 .481 .915 116.6  
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   4076 531 1236 192 28 56 469 68 46 325 545 .303 .370 .405 .776 563.4
vs LH   1439 221 474 84 10 23 173 10 5 145 180 .329 .407 .450 .856 239.4
Home 784 2716 376 845 146 20 32 335 41 20 222 346 .311 .380 .415 .795 392.3
Away 777 2799 376 865 130 18 47 307 37 31 248 379 .309 .379 .419 .798 410.4
RISP   1271 0 426 72 11 25 551 0 0 144 174 .335 .408 .468 .876 226.1
Pinch Hitting   124 20 44 7 0 3 24 0 0 17 10 .355 .445 .484 .929 24.5
Close/Late   677 66 219 37 7 10 88 0 0 92 73 .323 .417 .443 .860 118.1
Mar/Apr 234 784 106 233 40 5 13 92 12 8 71 93 .297 .374 .411 .785 111.1
May 260 926 121 283 50 6 17 104 9 9 58 117 .306 .361 .428 .789 128.5
June 273 986 134 295 41 9 10 106 17 10 78 132 .299 .370 .389 .759 130.8
July 227 833 126 289 46 9 15 123 12 9 79 100 .347 .416 .478 .894 147.5
August 272 962 134 284 50 5 9 89 14 7 95 142 .295 .374 .386 .760 131.7
Sep/Oct 295 1024 131 326 49 4 15 128 14 8 89 141 .318 .385 .418 .803 153.3
Fielding Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Gold Glove.
Year Age Tm Lg Pos G GS IP PO A E DP FPct RF   DWS
1953 23 RED SP LF 22 15 141.0 27 2 0 0 1.000 1.85   0.6
    CF 11 8 73.7 28 1 0 0 1.000 3.54    
    RF 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00    
1954 24 RED SP CF 77 72 610.3 150 7 2 1 .987 2.32   2.3
    LF 60 58 492.3 120 3 2 1 .984 2.25    
    RF 2 0 10.7 3 0 0 0 1.000 2.53    
1955 25 RED SP RF 123 116 1018.3 224 9 7 2 .971 2.06   2.0
    LF 4 0 8.0 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.25    
    CF 2 0 4.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 2.25    
1956 26 RED SP RF 93 84 755.0 177 4 11 2 .943 2.16   0.8
    CF 3 1 17.0 4 0 0 0 1.000 2.12    
    2B 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00   0.0
1957 27 RED SP RF 97 85 776.3 174 6 7 0 .963 2.09   1.1
    CF 22 21 180.0 39 1 0 0 1.000 2.00    
    LF 1 0 3.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00    
1958 28 RED SP RF 147 142 1240.3 316 13 9 2 .973 2.39   2.8
    LF 3 0 7.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.29    
    CF 3 0 4.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00    
1959 29 RED SP RF 101 95 847.7 200 10 5 2 .977 2.23   2.4
    CF 2 0 12.0 4 0 0 0 1.000 3.00    
    LF 3 0 6.0 3 0 0 0 1.000 4.50    
1960 30 RED SP RF 144 142 1248.7 281 11 9 3 .970 2.10   3.0
    LF 8 0 10.7 2 0 0 0 1.000 1.69    
    CF 1 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00    
1961 31 RED SP RF 146 142 1280.7 305 6 6 0 .981 2.19   4.2
    CF 6 0 14.7 2 0 0 0 1.000 1.23    
1962 32 RED SP RF 148 145 1287.3 309 7 7 1 .978 2.21   4.0
    CF 3 0 6.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.50    
    LF 1 0 1.3 1 0 0 0 1.000 6.77    
1963 33 RED SP RF 75 72 638.7 160 1 3 1 .982 2.27   2.1
    LF 47 45 397.7 81 3 0 0 1.000 1.90    
1964 34 RED SP LF 141 138 1231.0 299 2 4 0 .987 2.20   3.9
    CF 8 5 56.0 13 1 0 1 1.000 2.25    
    RF 2 0 5.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.80    
  RF 1079 1023 9109.6 2150 67 64 13 .972 2.19   22.4
  LF 290 256 2298.0 536 10 6 1 .989 2.14   4.6
  CF 138 107 979.7 242 10 2 2 .992 2.32   2.3
  2B 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00   0.0
Career Totals   1508 1386 12388.3 2928 87 72 16 .977 2.19   29.3
Career Highs   153 145 1295.3 317 13 11 3 1.000 2.42    
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
1953 23 RED SP 0 8 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .250 .250 .250 .500
1961 31 RED SP 3 12 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 .167 .167 .417 .583
Career Post-Season Batting 3 20 1 4 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 .200 .200 .350 .550
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
1960-10-.324
1961-2-.359
1962-9-.340
1964-9-.321
CAR-33-.310
On-Base Pct
1958-5-.414
1961-2-.434
1962-4-.414
CAR-35-.380
OPS
1961-5-.915
XR
1961-2-116.6
Games
1961-9-156
1962-8-156
At-Bats
1964-10-589
Runs
1961-8-98
Hits
1958-10-180
1960-7-190
1961-2-208
1962-7-197
1964-5-189
Total Bases
1961-9-279
Singles
1958-7-142
1960-4-148
1961-2-163
1962-7-148
1964-4-155
CAR-28-1317
Doubles
1962-7-37
RBIs
1962-9-99
 
   Black Ink Test: 0    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 48)
   Gray Ink Test: 43    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 130)
   Hall of Fame Standards: 30    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 54)
 
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History
Drafted in 5th round, 115th overall pick, by Greenwood in 1945
Had first career hit (double) on 4/2/1945, off Samuel Easterly (JC)
Hit first career homerun on 4/7/1945, off Douglas Marlar (SB)
Injured on 4/12/1945 with a Fractured Hand, out for 3-4 weeks
Drove in 6 runs against Kendall on 7/23/1954
Drove in 6 runs against Red Willow on 6/26/1955
Injured on 8/17/1955 with a Pulled Back Muscle, out for 4-5 weeks
Had 5 hits with 1 RBI against Stratford on 8/14/1957
Injured on 9/7/1957 with a Torn Calf Muscle, out for 7 weeks
Had 5 hits with 0 RBI against Yancey on 5/20/1958
Was selected to the 1961 Allstar game
Had 5 hits with 4 RBI against Oakton on 8/31/1961
Won Player of the Week award on 8/32/1961, hitting .591 with 0 HR, 7 RBI
Drove in 6 runs against Oakton on 5/9/1964
Was selected to the 1964 Allstar game