Thomas
Chesser
 
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Height: 0' 0''
Weight: 175
 
Born: June 3, 1928 in Usa
 
Ratings - Pitching     Help
  ERA AVG 2B 3B HR BB SO
Year Age Tm Lg Salary   OA vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA
1948 20 TF SP    
1949 21 TF SP    
1950 22 TF SP    
1951 23 TF SP $ 300,000  
1952 24 TF SP $ 300,000  
1953 25 TF SP $ 300,000  
1954 26 TF SP $ 916,071  
1955 27 TF SP $ 916,071  
1956 28 TF SP $ 1,300,000  
1957 29 TF SP $ 1,300,000  
1958 30 TF SP $ 1,300,000  
OOTP5 Min Ratings    
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 1,300,000  
                                                   
  Stuff Control Movement
Year Age Tm Lg Salary Endurance vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA
1959 31 TF SP $ 1,300,000  
1960 32 TF SP $ 1,300,000  
OOTP6 Min Ratings $ 1,300,000  
OOTP6 Max Ratings $ 1,300,000  
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 20 TF SP    
1949 21 TF SP    
1950 22 TF SP    
1951 23 TF SP $ 300,000  
1952 24 TF SP $ 300,000  
1953 25 TF SP $ 300,000  
1954 26 TF SP $ 916,071  
1955 27 TF SP $ 916,071  
1956 28 TF SP $ 1,300,000  
1957 29 TF SP $ 1,300,000  
1958 30 TF SP $ 1,300,000  
OOTP5 Min Ratings    
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 1,300,000  
                                             
  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 31 TF SP $ 1,300,000  
1960 32 TF SP $ 1,300,000  
OOTP6 Min Ratings $ 1,300,000  
OOTP6 Max Ratings $ 1,300,000  
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
1948 20 A   1 2 .333 27 0 0 0 0 27.0 29 12 6 5 24 4.00 .276 .309 .486 .795  
1949 21 A   2 4 .333 46 9 0 0 3 75.0 74 27 8 8 77 3.24 .255 .275 .372 .648  
1950 22 AA   1 3 .250 29 0 0 0 0 37.3 45 21 8 8 65 5.06 .296 .331 .513 .844  
    A   0 0 .000 3 0 0 0 0 2.0 1 0 0 0 1 0.00 .167 .167 .333 .500  
1951 23 TF SP 0 1 .000 11 0 0 0 0 12.7 10 5 2 0 12 3.55 .208 .208 .375 .583 0.7
    AAA   1 0 1.000 13 0 0 0 2 10.0 5 0 0 0 15 0.00 .143 .143 .171 .314  
    AA   0 3 .000 24 0 0 0 0 22.3 24 11 1 4 34 4.43 .270 .301 .382 .683  
1952 24 TF SP 3 7 .300 71 0 0 0 0 88.7 89 53 15 40 75 5.38 .259 .337 .468 .805 0.1
1953 25 TF SP 11 5 .688 92 0 0 0 0 113.0 118 53 15 25 96 4.22 .265 .303 .445 .748 8.1
1954 26 TF SP 3 0 1.000 43 0 0 0 0 49.7 50 25 11 7 44 4.53 .260 .289 .495 .784 2.8
    AAA   0 4 .000 25 3 0 0 2 34.7 39 16 8 3 48 4.15 .275 .290 .500 .790  
1955 27 TF SP 4 2 .667 80 0 0 0 0 95.7 97 35 11 21 60 3.29 .257 .302 .395 .697 7.5
1956 28 TF SP 9 4 .692 94 0 0 0 2 110.7 112 45 18 46 90 3.66 .262 .338 .430 .768 8.0
1957 29 TF SP 5 6 .455 107 0 0 0 4 114.3 122 76 11 57 81 5.98 .275 .360 .419 .779 1.5
1958 30 TF SP 6 3 .667 80 1 0 0 3 111.3 117 59 10 55 82 4.77 .274 .359 .415 .773 3.5
1959 31 TF SP 0 0 .000 17 0 0 0 1 15.3 23 17 4 10 10 9.98 .338 .438 .559 .996 0.0
    AAA   8 0 1.000 57 1 0 0 1 61.7 50 13 3 24 73 1.90 .219 .294 .276 .570  
1960 32 AAA   5 3 .625 38 0 0 0 3 32.3 43 25 5 8 28 6.96 .323 .362 .511 .873  
1961 33 AAA   0 4 .000 52 0 0 0 2 59.7 63 30 11 24 72 4.53 .272 .340 .457 .797  
9 Years Sim 41 28 .594 595 1 0 0 10 711.3 738 368 97 261 550 4.66 .266 .332 .435 .767 32.3
5 Years AAA 14 11 .560 185 4 0 0 10 198.3 200 84 27 59 236 3.81 .260 .312 .408 .720  
2 Years AA 1 6 .143 53 0 0 0 0 59.7 69 32 9 12 99 4.83 .286 .320 .465 .785  
3 Years A 3 6 .333 76 9 0 0 3 104.0 104 39 14 13 102 3.38 .259 .283 .401 .684  
10 Years Minors 18 23 .439 314 13 0 0 13 362.0 373 155 50 84 437 3.85 .264 .305 .416 .721  
Season Average 4 3 .571 66 0 0 0 1 79.0 82 40 10 29 61 4.66 .266 .332 .435 .767  
Career Highs 11 7 1.000 107 1 0 0 4 114.3 122 76 18 57 96 9.98 .338 .438 .559 .996  
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   391 160 36 153 291   .251 .318 .379 .696
vs LH   347 208 61 108 259   .286 .344 .507 .851
Home 22 12 .647 298 0 0 0 5 378.6 417 222 56 139 307 5.28 .277 .338 .451 .790
Away 19 16 .543 297 1 0 0 5 332.7 321 146 41 122 243 3.95 .253 .318 .415 .734
Mar/Apr 4 4 .500 104 0 0 0 1 111.3 159 76 23 39 91 6.15 .335 .385 .545 .930
May 7 1 .875 91 0 0 0 2 110.6 114 63 13 44 94 5.12 .265 .333 .419 .752
June 7 6 .538 90 0 0 0 2 101.0 89 38 8 49 74 3.39 .238 .326 .348 .674
July 7 4 .636 74 0 0 0 0 95.0 115 58 17 24 75 5.50 .296 .337 .515 .853
August 6 4 .600 109 1 0 0 3 130.3 108 58 17 53 87 4.01 .220 .297 .390 .686
Sep/Oct 10 9 .526 127 0 0 0 2 163.0 153 75 19 52 129 4.14 .248 .307 .399 .706
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 20 A   4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.1  
1949 21 A   1 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 2.000 3.000 0.7  
1951 23 TF SP 11 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.1 0.0
    AA   3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.2  
1952 24 TF SP 71 12 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .083 .083 .083 .167 -0.9 0.0
1953 25 TF SP 92 14 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 5 .143 .143 .143 .286 -0.1 0.0
1954 26 TF SP 43 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .250 .400 .500 .900 0.8 0.2
1955 27 TF SP 80 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.4 0.0
1956 28 TF SP 94 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.3 0.0
1957 29 TF SP 107 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.1 0.0
1958 30 TF SP 80 19 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 10 .053 .100 .053 .153 -0.8 0.0
1959 31 TF SP 17 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.2 0.0
1961 33 AAA   3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.1  
9 Years Sim 595 63 3 5 1 0 0 3 0 0 2 25 .079 .106 .095 .201 -1.9 0.2
1 Years AAA 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.1  
1 Years AA 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.2  
2 Years A 5 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 1.000 1.500 0.6  
4 Years Minors 11 5 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .200 .200 .400 .600 0.5  
162 Game Average 17 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 .079 .106 .095 .201 -0.5  
Career Highs 107 19 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 10 .250 .400 .500 .900 0.8  
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   45 1 3 0 0 0 3 0 0 1 18 .067 .085 .067 .152 -2.2
vs LH   18 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 7 .111 .158 .167 .325 0.0
Home 292 42 3 5 1 0 0 3 0 0 2 16 .119 .156 .143 .298 -0.2
Away 214 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 .000 .000 .000 .000 -2.0
RISP   14 0 2 0 0 0 3 0 0 1 5 .143 .188 .143 .330 0.2
Close/Late   5 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 2 .200 .333 .200 .533 0.5
Mar/Apr 67 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 .000 .083 .000 .083 -0.7
May 74 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .000 .000 .000 .000 -1.0
June 29 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.5
July 62 11 3 4 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 4 .364 .385 .455 .839 1.9
August 93 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 -1.1
Sep/Oct 91 15 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 7 .067 .067 .067 .133 -0.8
Fielding Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Gold Glove.
Year Age Tm Lg Pos G GS IP PO A E DP FPct RF    
1951 23 TF SP P 11 0 12.7 0 2 0 0 1.000 1.42    
1952 24 TF SP P 71 0 88.7 7 15 0 0 1.000 2.23    
1953 25 TF SP P 92 0 113.0 13 15 2 2 .933 2.23    
1954 26 TF SP P 43 0 49.7 3 5 1 0 .889 1.45    
1955 27 TF SP P 80 0 95.7 2 16 0 0 1.000 1.69    
1956 28 TF SP P 94 0 110.7 5 24 1 2 .967 2.36    
1957 29 TF SP P 107 0 114.3 9 27 0 2 1.000 2.83    
1958 30 TF SP P 80 1 111.3 1 15 0 2 1.000 1.29    
1959 31 TF SP P 17 0 15.3 2 5 0 0 1.000 4.11    
Career Totals   595 1 711.3 42 124 4 8 .976 2.10    
Career Highs   107 1 114.3 13 27 2 2 1.000 4.11    
Pitching Leaderboards     Help
Top 10 finishes. Stats are Year-Rank-Value. League leaders are in bold.
Season Rankings are League Based.
Winning Pct
1953-6-.688
Games Pitched
1953-4-92
1956-6-94
1957-2-107
       
 
   Black Ink Test: 0    (Avg Pitcher in HOF ~ 12)
   Gray Ink Test: 6    (Avg Pitcher in HOF ~ 56)
 
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  6. Peter Shoffner (950)
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  8. Daniel Caston (950)
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History
Drafted in 4th round, 85th overall pick, by Twin Falls in 1948
Injured on 8/8/1950 with a Sore Shoulder, out for one week
Earned first career win on 5/18/1952
Had first career hit on 7/13/1952, off Claude Manus (HIN)
Released by Twin Falls on 8/32/1961