Elmer
Drye
 
Bats: Both
Throws: Right
Height: 0' 0''
Weight: 205
 
Born: May 1, 1934 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
1953 19 HR HL    
1954 20 HR HL    
1955 21 HR HL    
1956 22 HR HL $ 300,000  
1957 23 HR HL $ 300,000  
1958 24 HR HL $ 300,000  
OOTP5 Min Ratings    
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 300,000  
                                                   
  Stuff Control Movement
Year Age Tm Lg Salary Endurance vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA
1959 25 HR HL $ 300,000  
1960 26 HR HL $ 548,571  
1961 27 HR HL $ 1,378,571  
1962 28 HR HL $ 2,542,857  
1963 29 JEN HL $ 4,500,000  
1964 30 JEN HL $ 4,500,000  
OOTP6 Min Ratings $ 300,000  
OOTP6 Max Ratings $ 4,500,000  
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
1953 19 HR HL    
1954 20 HR HL    
1955 21 HR HL    
1956 22 HR HL $ 300,000  
1957 23 HR HL $ 300,000  
1958 24 HR 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 25 HR HL $ 300,000  
1960 26 HR HL $ 548,571  
1961 27 HR HL $ 1,378,571  
1962 28 HR HL $ 2,542,857  
1963 29 JEN HL $ 4,500,000  
1964 30 JEN HL $ 4,500,000  
OOTP6 Min Ratings $ 300,000  
OOTP6 Max Ratings $ 4,500,000  
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
1953 19 A   2 1 .667 26 0 0 0 2 37.7 44 15 3 6 35 3.58 .293 .321 .407 .727  
1954 20 A   2 2 .500 63 0 0 0 2 59.0 66 20 2 22 47 3.05 .284 .346 .358 .704  
1955 21 AA   0 0 .000 5 0 0 0 0 7.0 12 5 0 2 7 6.43 .364 .400 .424 .824  
    A   6 0 1.000 53 0 0 0 4 43.3 53 18 2 15 39 3.74 .314 .370 .396 .766  
1956 22 HR HL 0 1 .000 4 0 0 0 0 5.0 7 2 0 1 4 3.60 .318 .348 .455 .802 0.2
    AAA   1 0 1.000 21 0 0 0 0 39.3 45 10 0 9 31 2.29 .300 .340 .353 .693  
    AA   1 2 .333 30 0 0 0 0 45.7 48 17 0 11 60 3.35 .271 .314 .339 .653  
1957 23 HR HL 3 3 .500 51 0 0 0 0 53.7 58 28 1 19 28 4.70 .282 .341 .388 .729 2.6
1958 24 HR HL 1 1 .500 41 0 0 0 1 48.3 44 13 1 4 34 2.42 .240 .267 .284 .551 5.4
1959 25 HR HL 4 1 .800 47 0 0 0 1 54.3 72 32 3 20 33 5.30 .316 .369 .425 .794 2.1
    AAA   0 0 .000 9 0 0 0 1 7.3 5 1 0 3 4 1.23 .192 .276 .192 .468  
1960 26 HR HL 10 2 .833 102 0 0 0 0 119.0 132 53 2 26 75 4.01 .280 .317 .381 .698 8.8
1961 27 HR HL 3 4 .429 119 0 0 0 1 138.3 122 45 9 28 84 2.93 .239 .278 .333 .611 13.5
1962 28 HR HL 9 9 .500 85 0 0 0 33 112.0 131 43 4 26 65 3.46 .296 .331 .386 .717 14.8
1963 29 JEN HL 6 5 .545 83 0 0 0 27 103.7 100 35 4 31 52 3.04 .256 .310 .367 .676 16.5
1964 30 JEN HL 4 6 .400 69 0 0 0 20 87.7 126 43 3 14 61 4.41 .329 .353 .439 .792 5.6
9 Years Sim 40 32 .556 601 0 0 0 83 722.0 792 294 27 169 436 3.66 .279 .319 .377 .697 69.6
2 Years AAA 1 0 1.000 30 0 0 0 1 46.7 50 11 0 12 35 2.12 .284 .330 .330 .659  
2 Years AA 1 2 .333 35 0 0 0 0 52.7 60 22 0 13 67 3.76 .286 .327 .352 .680  
3 Years A 10 3 .769 142 0 0 0 8 140.0 163 53 7 43 121 3.41 .296 .347 .383 .730  
7 Years Minors 12 5 .706 207 0 0 0 9 239.3 273 86 7 68 223 3.23 .291 .339 .366 .705  
Season Average 4 3 .571 66 0 0 0 9 80.2 88 32 3 18 48 3.66 .279 .319 .377 .697  
Career Highs 10 9 .833 119 0 0 0 33 138.3 132 53 9 31 84 5.30 .329 .369 .455 .802  
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   427 149 15 96 273   .263 .304 .360 .665
vs LH   365 145 12 73 163   .300 .340 .400 .740
Home 25 9 .735 302 0 0 0 47 382.6 397 139 12 84 244 3.27 .269 .308 .361 .669
Away 15 23 .395 299 0 0 0 39 339.3 395 155 15 85 192 4.11 .290 .332 .395 .727
Mar/Apr 7 8 .467 86 0 0 0 16 101.6 122 57 8 31 58 5.05 .301 .351 .437 .788
May 8 6 .571 114 0 0 0 19 144.0 171 63 5 33 79 3.94 .297 .336 .400 .736
June 7 5 .583 99 0 0 0 18 117.7 122 43 2 29 78 3.29 .268 .311 .346 .658
July 5 5 .500 87 0 0 0 12 91.7 85 30 2 19 54 2.95 .247 .287 .349 .635
August 4 1 .800 100 0 0 0 14 143.0 146 44 2 30 96 2.77 .261 .299 .329 .628
Sep/Oct 9 7 .563 115 0 0 0 7 124.0 146 57 8 27 71 4.14 .293 .329 .405 .734
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
1956 22 HR HL 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.1 0.0
1957 23 HR HL 51 8 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .125 .125 .125 .250 -0.1 0.0
1958 24 HR HL 41 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.4 0.0
1959 25 HR HL 47 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .000 .167 .000 .167 -0.1 0.0
1960 26 HR HL 102 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.5 0.0
1961 27 HR HL 119 8 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.7 0.0
1962 28 HR HL 85 17 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 9 .059 .111 .059 .170 -1.0 0.0
1963 29 JEN HL 83 14 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 5 .143 .250 .143 .393 0.6 0.0
1964 30 JEN HL 69 11 2 3 0 0 0 3 0 0 1 3 .273 .333 .273 .606 1.1 0.1
9 Years Sim 601 74 3 7 0 0 0 5 0 0 5 27 .095 .150 .095 .245 -1.1 0.1
162 Game Average 19 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 7 .095 .150 .095 .245 -0.3  
Career Highs 119 17 2 3 0 0 0 3 0 0 2 9 .273 .333 .273 .606 1.1  
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   53 3 5 0 0 0 3 0 0 3 17 .094 .140 .094 .235 -1.1
vs LH   21 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 10 .095 .174 .095 .269 -0.1
Home 279 41 1 6 0 0 0 5 0 0 4 14 .146 .217 .146 .364 1.0
Away 297 33 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 13 .030 .059 .030 .089 -2.2
RISP   22 0 2 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 7 .091 .087 .091 .178 -0.9
Close/Late   19 0 2 0 0 0 3 0 0 1 9 .105 .150 .105 .255 -0.3
Mar/Apr 76 11 1 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .273 .273 .273 .545 0.7
May 114 18 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 .000 .000 .000 .000 -1.7
June 97 13 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 4 .077 .143 .077 .220 -0.3
July 44 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 .250 .500 .250 .750 0.9
August 97 20 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 10 .100 .182 .100 .282 0.0
Sep/Oct 73 8 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 -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    
1956 22 HR HL P 4 0 5.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.80    
1957 23 HR HL P 51 0 53.7 2 11 0 0 1.000 2.18    
1958 24 HR HL P 41 0 48.3 5 3 1 1 .889 1.49    
1959 25 HR HL P 47 0 54.3 5 8 0 0 1.000 2.15    
1960 26 HR HL P 102 0 119.0 8 16 1 1 .960 1.82    
1961 27 HR HL P 119 0 138.3 7 26 0 0 1.000 2.15    
1962 28 HR HL P 85 0 112.0 4 24 2 1 .933 2.25    
1963 29 JEN HL P 83 0 103.7 3 18 0 3 1.000 1.82    
1964 30 JEN HL P 69 0 87.7 3 9 2 0 .857 1.23    
Career Totals   601 0 722.0 38 115 6 6 .962 1.91    
Career Highs   119 0 138.3 8 26 2 3 1.000 2.25    
Post-Season Pitching Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Post Season MVP Award.
Year Age Tm Lg W L Pct G GS CG SHO SV IP H ER HR BB SO ERA OAVG OOBP OSLG OOPS
1963 29 JEN HL 0 1 .000 7 0 0 0 3 6.0 11 3 0 0 3 4.50 .423 .423 .462 .885
Career Post-Season Pitching 0 1 .000 7 0 0 0 3 6.0 11 3 0 0 3 4.50 .423 .423 .462 .885
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
1963 29 JEN HL 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000
Career Post-Season Batting 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000
Pitching Leaderboards     Help
Top 10 finishes. Stats are Year-Rank-Value. League leaders are in bold.
Season Rankings are League Based.
Saves
1962-4-33
1963-5-27
1964-9-20
Games Pitched
1960-2-102
1961-1-119
       
 
   Black Ink Test: 1    (Avg Pitcher in HOF ~ 12)
   Gray Ink Test: 11    (Avg Pitcher in HOF ~ 56)
 
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History
Drafted in 13th round, 300th overall pick, by Oakton in 1945
Earned first career win on 4/6/1945
Had first career hit on 6/26/1945, off Jesse Waldrop (DEN)
Injured on 10/24/1945 with a Strained Back Muscle, out for 3 weeks
Injured on 8/26/1963 with a Strained Back, out for 2-3 weeks
Injured on 9/1/1964 with a Torn Rotator Cuff Muscle, out for full season