David
Emerson
 
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Height: 0' 0''
Weight: 170
 
Born: October 17, 1921 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
1945 23 PB HL $ 300,000  
1946 24 PB HL $ 549,643  
1947 25 PB HL $ 549,643  
1948 26 PB HL $ 2,076,429  
1949 27 PB HL $ 2,907,000  
1950 28 PB HL $ 2,907,000  
1951 29 PB HL $ 2,907,000  
1952 30 PB HL $ 3,990,000  
1953 31 PB HL $ 3,990,000  
1954 32 PB HL $ 3,990,000  
1955 33 PB HL $ 3,990,000  
1956 34 HIN SP $ 900,000  
OOTP5 Min Ratings $ 300,000  
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 3,990,000  
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
1945 23 PB HL $ 300,000  
1946 24 PB HL $ 549,643  
1947 25 PB HL $ 549,643  
1948 26 PB HL $ 2,076,429  
1949 27 PB HL $ 2,907,000  
1950 28 PB HL $ 2,907,000  
1951 29 PB HL $ 2,907,000  
1952 30 PB HL $ 3,990,000  
1953 31 PB HL $ 3,990,000  
1954 32 PB HL $ 3,990,000  
1955 33 PB HL $ 3,990,000  
1956 34 HIN SP $ 900,000  
OOTP5 Min Ratings $ 300,000  
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 3,990,000  
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
1945 23 PB HL 12 8 .600 29 29 0 0 0 189.0 186 80 19 40 137 3.81 .257 .301 .390 .691 15.2
    AAA   0 1 .000 1 1 0 0 0 6.0 8 7 1 3 4 10.50 .333 .407 .625 1.032  
1946 24 PB HL 14 3 .824 28 28 1 1 0 175.7 139 52 16 42 126 2.66 .215 .265 .326 .591 18.4
1947 25 PB HL 10 8 .556 27 27 0 0 0 169.7 167 70 16 39 131 3.71 .258 .301 .392 .693 11.4
    AAA   1 1 .500 5 5 1 0 0 34.0 38 10 3 8 40 2.65 .281 .322 .400 .722  
1948 26 PB HL 8 5 .615 26 26 1 1 0 158.0 165 66 13 38 118 3.76 .264 .311 .387 .699 8.4
1949 27 PB HL 13 7 .650 31 31 2 2 0 202.0 179 62 13 53 144 2.76 .234 .285 .352 .636 19.9
1950 28 PB HL 13 8 .619 27 27 0 0 0 185.0 179 66 15 35 133 3.21 .251 .291 .374 .665 14.9
1951 29 PB HL 6 11 .353 27 27 0 0 0 172.3 181 84 25 42 108 4.39 .271 .318 .435 .753 6.2
1952 30 PB HL 12 9 .571 30 30 2 1 0 195.0 204 81 19 49 128 3.74 .268 .316 .393 .709 13.3
1953 31 PB HL 10 15 .400 32 32 2 2 0 186.0 222 84 13 37 104 4.06 .296 .331 .399 .730 8.8
1954 32 PB HL 10 8 .556 32 32 3 0 0 216.0 234 88 29 51 120 3.67 .276 .319 .419 .738 12.0
1955 33 PB HL 4 14 .222 23 23 0 0 0 110.7 130 79 13 41 59 6.43 .295 .356 .470 .826 0.0
    AAA   2 0 1.000 4 4 0 0 0 29.7 31 6 0 8 31 1.82 .270 .317 .304 .621  
1956 34 HIN SP 3 5 .375 10 10 0 0 0 59.7 70 24 4 17 36 3.62 .292 .338 .400 .738 3.6
    AAA   4 1 .800 9 7 0 0 1 49.0 53 19 6 16 57 3.49 .275 .330 .415 .745  
12 Years Sim 115 101 .532 322 322 11 7 0 2019.0 2056 836 195 484 1344 3.73 .263 .308 .393 .701 132.0
4 Years AAA 7 3 .700 19 17 1 0 1 118.7 130 42 10 35 132 3.19 .278 .329 .394 .723  
Season Average 9 8 .529 26 26 0 0 0 168.2 171 69 16 40 112 3.73 .263 .308 .393 .701  
Career Highs 14 15 .824 32 32 3 2 0 216.0 234 88 29 53 144 6.43 .296 .356 .470 .826  
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   1122 453 102 271 797   .252 .295 .374 .668
vs LH   934 383 93 213 547   .277 .320 .418 .737
Home 55 49 .529 160 160 6 4 0 1043.0 1020 391 88 232 674 3.37 .255 .296 .375 .671
Away 60 52 .536 162 162 5 3 0 976.0 1036 445 107 252 670 4.10 .270 .315 .411 .726
Mar/Apr 17 19 .472 50 50 1 1 0 309.6 338 146 30 76 200 4.24 .275 .317 .398 .715
May 23 15 .605 65 65 1 1 0 427.6 401 160 44 114 269 3.37 .246 .295 .384 .679
June 13 23 .361 59 59 3 3 0 359.6 385 153 35 90 239 3.83 .272 .315 .395 .710
July 15 16 .484 46 46 1 1 0 271.3 275 122 28 69 176 4.05 .264 .310 .395 .705
August 24 16 .600 50 50 2 0 0 307.6 324 144 32 69 221 4.21 .273 .313 .424 .737
Sep/Oct 23 12 .657 52 52 3 1 0 343.0 333 111 26 66 239 2.91 .252 .287 .365 .653
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 23 PB HL 29 62 8 10 4 3 0 4 1 0 4 16 .161 .212 .323 .535 4.1 0.0
1946 24 PB HL 28 50 4 5 1 0 0 2 0 0 5 17 .100 .182 .120 .302 0.6 0.0
1947 25 PB HL 30 55 3 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 26 .109 .125 .127 .252 -0.9 0.0
1948 26 PB HL 27 56 5 6 1 1 0 3 0 1 2 24 .107 .138 .161 .299 -0.8 0.0
1949 27 PB HL 31 60 6 8 5 0 0 5 0 0 9 27 .133 .243 .217 .460 3.9 0.0
1950 28 PB HL 29 63 4 10 5 2 0 2 0 0 2 20 .159 .185 .302 .486 3.2 0.0
1951 29 PB HL 28 51 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 25 .059 .077 .059 .136 -2.4 0.0
1952 30 PB HL 30 67 5 15 2 3 0 3 0 0 0 28 .224 .224 .343 .567 4.9 0.0
1953 31 PB HL 33 60 2 9 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 30 .150 .150 .167 .317 0.1 0.0
1954 32 PB HL 32 71 9 11 4 3 0 5 0 0 2 32 .155 .178 .296 .474 3.2 0.0
1955 33 PB HL 23 31 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 17 .065 .094 .065 .158 -1.3 0.0
1956 34 HIN SP 10 19 1 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 .158 .158 .263 .421 0.6 0.0
12 Years Sim 330 645 50 88 24 13 0 26 1 1 27 266 .136 .171 .214 .385 15.2 0.0
162 Game Average 316 24 43 11 6 0 12 0 0 13 130 .136 .171 .214 .385 7.4  
Career Highs 33 71 9 15 5 3 0 5 1 1 9 32 .224 .243 .343 .567 4.9  
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   428 34 58 13 10 0 21 1 1 17 178 .136 .168 .213 .381 7.4
vs LH   217 16 30 11 3 0 5 0 0 10 88 .138 .176 .217 .393 4.5
Home 166 310 26 48 15 8 0 18 0 0 9 122 .155 .178 .255 .433 9.5
Away 164 335 24 40 9 5 0 8 1 1 18 144 .119 .164 .176 .340 2.3
RISP   150 0 15 6 3 0 21 0 0 7 61 .100 .139 .180 .319 -0.1
Close/Late   12 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 .000 .077 .000 .077 -0.8
Mar/Apr 53 99 7 17 3 3 0 4 0 0 4 45 .172 .204 .263 .467 4.3
May 67 142 8 13 3 1 0 5 1 0 8 67 .092 .140 .127 .267 -1.8
June 60 111 9 14 5 1 0 4 0 1 2 39 .126 .142 .189 .331 -0.3
July 46 81 8 15 5 4 0 4 0 0 4 24 .185 .221 .346 .567 5.8
August 52 98 9 10 2 3 0 6 0 0 6 38 .102 .154 .184 .338 0.7
Sep/Oct 52 114 9 19 6 1 0 3 0 0 3 53 .167 .188 .237 .425 3.3
Fielding Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Gold Glove.
Year Age Tm Lg Pos G GS IP PO A E DP FPct RF RSA RTO RTO% PB  
1945 23 PB HL P 29 29 189.0 8 24 0 3 1.000 1.52 0 0 .000 0  
1946 24 PB HL P 28 28 175.7 9 27 0 1 1.000 1.84 0 0 .000 0  
1947 25 PB HL P 27 27 169.7 14 30 1 0 .978 2.33 0 0 .000 0  
    C 1 0 1.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 9.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
1948 26 PB HL P 26 26 158.0 14 24 1 2 .974 2.16 0 0 .000 0  
1949 27 PB HL P 31 31 202.0 19 34 2 3 .964 2.36 0 0 .000 0  
1950 28 PB HL P 27 27 185.0 9 26 1 1 .972 1.70 0 0 .000 0  
    1B 1 0 2.0 3 0 1 1 .750 13.50 0 0 .000 0 0.0
1951 29 PB HL P 27 27 172.3 10 26 3 3 .923 1.88 0 0 .000 0  
1952 30 PB HL P 30 30 195.0 9 18 3 2 .900 1.25 0 0 .000 0  
1953 31 PB HL P 32 32 186.0 9 34 1 6 .977 2.08 0 0 .000 0  
1954 32 PB HL P 32 32 216.0 12 28 2 3 .952 1.67 0 0 .000 0  
1955 33 PB HL P 23 23 110.7 9 19 0 4 1.000 2.28 0 0 .000 0  
1956 34 HIN SP P 10 10 59.7 5 9 1 1 .933 2.11 0 0 .000 0  
  P 322 322 2019.0 127 299 15 29 .966 1.90 0 0 .000 0  
  1B 1 0 2.0 3 0 1 1 .750 13.50 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  C 1 0 1.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 9.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
Career Totals   324 322 2022.0 131 299 16 30 .964 1.91 0 0 .000 0  
Career Highs   32 32 216.0 19 34 3 6 1.000 2.37 0 0 .000 0  
Pitching Leaderboards     Help
Top 10 finishes. Stats are Year-Rank-Value. League leaders are in bold.
Season Rankings are League Based.
ERA
1945-8-3.81
1946-3-2.66
1949-4-2.76
1950-10-3.21
Losses
1953-7-15
1955-7-14
Winning Pct
1946-1-.824
1949-7-.650
Complete Games
1954-3-3
Shutouts
1946-6-1
1948-6-1
1949-4-2
1953-2-2
CAR-34-7
Innings Pitched
1954-8-216.0
Hits Allowed
1953-9-222
1954-1-234
CAR-37-2056
Homeruns Allowed
1954-6-29
CAR-47-195
Walks per 9IP
1945-3-1.9
1946-8-2.2
1947-5-2.1
1950-10-1.7
Hits per 9IP
1946-3-7.1
1949-10-8.0
WHiP
1945-6-1.20
1946-3-1.03
1947-8-1.21
OAVG
1946-3-.215
1949-10-.234
OOBP
1945-8-.301
1946-3-.265
1947-9-.301
OSLG
1946-3-.326
1949-6-.352
OOPS
1945-8-.691
1946-2-.591
1949-5-.636
     
 
   Black Ink Test: 3    (Avg Pitcher in HOF ~ 12)
   Gray Ink Test: 43    (Avg Pitcher in HOF ~ 56)
   Hall of Fame Standards: 25    (Avg Pitcher in HOF ~ 40)
 
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  1. Eric Couto (985)
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History
Drafted in 9th round, 216th overall pick, by Point Breeze in 1945
Earned first career win on 4/16/1945
Had first career hit on 5/8/1945, off Michael Birch (GRE)
Was selected to the 1946 Allstar game
Injured on 7/14/1948 with a Broken Hand, out for 5 weeks
Won Gold Glove at Pitcher in 1949.Won Pitcher of the Month award on 10/1/1950, going 5-1, 0.80
Pitched NO-HITTER against Cottonwood on 5/20/1952, striking out 6
Signed as a free agent by Hinsdale on 2/5/1956 to a 1-year deal worth $1,700,000 per year
Injured on 7/11/1956 with a Tender Shoulder, out for one week