Sal
Fahy
 
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Height: 0' 0''
Weight: 185
 
Born: July 9, 1932 in Northhampton
 
Awards & Accomplishments
Gold Glove 1963   
All-Star Selections 1958    1959    1960    1963   
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 20 NOR HL    
1954 21 NOR HL    
1955 22 NOR HL    
1956 23 NOR HL $ 300,000  
1957 24 NOR HL $ 300,000  
1958 25 NOR HL $ 300,000  
OOTP5 Min Ratings    
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 300,000  
                                             
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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 26 NOR HL $ 300,000  
1960 27 NOR HL $ 6,207,143  
1961 28 NOR HL $ 6,207,143  
1962 29 NOR HL $ 6,207,143  
1963 30 NOR HL $ 11,000,000  
1964 31 NOR HL $ 11,000,000  
OOTP6 Min Ratings $ 300,000  
OOTP6 Max Ratings $ 11,000,000  
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
1953 20 A   137 483 55 118 14 5 9 66 17 6 18 109 .244 .271 .350 .621 45.5  
1954 21 AAA   119 472 72 135 31 1 21 78 32 6 36 114 .286 .337 .489 .826 78.3  
    AA   10 41 7 13 4 2 0 7 1 0 7 9 .317 .417 .512 .929 8.3  
    A   8 32 10 15 2 0 1 5 5 0 4 5 .469 .528 .625 1.153 9.5  
1955 22 AAA   138 599 89 192 40 4 23 101 46 1 49 127 .321 .372 .516 .888 114.1  
1956 23 NOR HL 146 582 95 161 32 11 18 66 40 10 16 95 .277 .299 .462 .761 80.2 14.3
1957 24 NOR HL 156 602 89 171 34 15 22 98 46 8 29 97 .284 .319 .500 .819 95.6 18.3
1958 25 NOR HL 155 596 121 188 50 19 23 105 73 12 52 45 .315 .374 .579 .953 126.1 27.5
1959 26 NOR HL 154 613 143 215 40 13 40 117 75 19 51 42 .351 .402 .654 1.057 148.4 32.4
1960 27 NOR HL 156 608 115 198 43 5 31 117 81 30 55 42 .326 .387 .566 .953 124.0 27.3
1961 28 NOR HL 78 300 70 92 23 5 19 56 50 7 36 30 .307 .382 .607 .989 70.4 16.8
1962 29 NOR HL 132 422 74 136 24 6 17 66 48 12 35 44 .322 .377 .528 .905 80.5 16.4
1963 30 NOR HL 154 568 113 178 35 9 31 105 58 20 59 41 .313 .381 .570 .952 115.6 27.3
1964 31 NOR HL 95 326 54 90 16 2 10 44 41 6 33 38 .276 .341 .429 .770 53.7 8.7
9 Years Sim 1226 4617 874 1429 297 85 211 774 512 124 366 474 .310 .363 .548 .911 894.5 189.0
2 Years AAA 257 1071 161 327 71 5 44 179 78 7 85 241 .305 .359 .504 .863 192.5  
1 Years AA 10 41 7 13 4 2 0 7 1 0 7 9 .317 .408 .512 .920 8.3  
2 Years A 145 515 65 133 16 5 10 71 22 6 22 114 .258 .297 .367 .664 55.0  
5 Years Minors 412 1627 233 473 91 12 54 257 101 13 114 364 .291 .341 .461 .802 255.8  
162 Game Average 610 115 188 39 11 27 102 67 16 48 62 .310 .363 .548 .911 118.2  
Career Highs 156 613 143 215 50 19 40 117 81 30 59 97 .351 .402 .654 1.057 148.4  
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   3156 580 980 216 54 126 502 354 83 234 339 .311 .362 .533 .895 592.9
vs LH   1461 294 449 81 31 85 272 158 41 132 135 .307 .366 .580 .946 302.0
Home 612 2258 430 720 120 44 108 380 262 72 167 221 .319 .368 .554 .923 444.9
Away 614 2359 444 709 177 41 103 394 250 52 199 253 .301 .358 .541 .899 450.0
RISP   1150 0 333 66 20 39 497 0 0 150 126 .290 .366 .483 .849 201.0
Pinch Hitting   94 21 27 5 1 6 15 5 1 10 11 .287 .356 .553 .909 18.3
Close/Late   537 106 172 30 11 24 90 0 0 73 64 .320 .404 .551 .955 110.9
Mar/Apr 210 828 162 283 58 14 39 156 97 20 68 91 .342 .388 .587 .975 180.3
May 217 819 167 240 40 13 31 129 114 27 67 88 .293 .348 .487 .835 144.0
June 222 764 135 212 43 11 36 112 98 16 68 83 .277 .343 .504 .847 137.9
July 182 699 126 211 57 13 30 117 60 22 48 67 .302 .348 .549 .897 126.5
August 193 756 133 248 50 15 35 135 76 15 55 71 .328 .379 .573 .951 154.8
Sep/Oct 202 751 151 235 49 19 40 125 67 24 60 74 .313 .371 .589 .959 151.4
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
1956 23 NOR HL LF 139 134 1209.3 245 7 4 3 .984 1.88   3.2
    CF 3 0 6.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00    
    RF 3 0 6.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.50    
1957 24 NOR HL LF 109 105 931.3 194 5 3 2 .985 1.92   3.6
    CF 45 39 365.0 110 2 0 0 1.000 2.76    
    RF 1 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00    
1958 25 NOR HL RF 118 114 1024.3 227 6 5 0 .979 2.05   3.0
    CF 33 30 285.3 96 2 0 0 1.000 3.09    
    LF 3 0 9.0 6 0 0 0 1.000 6.00    
1959 26 NOR HL CF 141 140 1250.0 353 8 0 2 1.000 2.60   3.1
    RF 9 7 67.3 13 0 0 0 1.000 1.74    
    LF 3 0 4.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 2.25    
1960 27 NOR HL LF 88 88 796.0 165 4 5 1 .971 1.91   3.6
    CF 62 60 538.3 178 3 0 1 1.000 3.03    
    RF 3 0 5.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00    
1961 28 NOR HL CF 33 31 277.7 68 3 0 1 1.000 2.30   1.9
    LF 27 27 231.3 61 3 0 0 1.000 2.49    
    RF 18 18 163.3 39 1 0 0 1.000 2.20    
1962 29 NOR HL LF 91 89 781.0 175 12 2 1 .989 2.15   1.2
    RF 19 0 44.0 10 0 0 0 1.000 2.05    
    CF 5 2 24.0 10 0 0 0 1.000 3.75    
    2B 1 0 3.0 0 1 0 0 1.000 3.00   0.0
1963 30 NOR HL CF 133 129 1149.3 342 19 1 3 .997 2.83   1.2
    RF 15 10 93.0 15 0 0 0 1.000 1.45    
    LF 1 1 9.0 3 0 0 0 1.000 3.00    
    SS 1 1 8.0 1 1 0 1 1.000 2.25   0.0
1964 31 NOR HL CF 84 79 710.3 204 4 0 1 1.000 2.64   2.8
    LF 1 0 3.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 3.00    
    RF 1 0 1.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 9.00    
  CF 539 510 4606.0 1361 41 1 8 .999 2.74   9.0
  LF 462 444 3974.0 851 31 14 7 .984 2.00   11.6
  RF 187 149 1406.0 306 7 5 0 .984 2.00   3.0
  SS 1 1 8.0 1 1 0 1 1.000 2.25   0.0
  2B 1 0 3.0 0 1 0 0 1.000 3.00   0.0
Career Totals   1190 1104 9997.0 2519 81 20 16 .992 2.34   23.6
Career Highs   155 148 1339.3 367 20 5 4 1.000 2.72    
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
1956 23 NOR HL 4 17 3 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 4 .176 .176 .176 .353
1957 24 NOR HL 16 66 12 18 6 3 3 12 7 0 2 10 .273 .290 .591 .881
1958 25 NOR HL 5 21 3 7 1 1 1 3 1 0 0 0 .333 .333 .619 .952
Career Post-Season Batting 25 104 18 28 7 4 4 15 10 0 2 14 .269 .280 .529 .809
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
1959-5-.351
CAR-34-.310
On-Base Pct
1959-7-.402
1963-10-.381
Slugging Pct
1958-4-.579
1959-2-.654
1960-5-.566
1963-2-.570
CAR-9-.548
OPS
1958-6-.953
1959-2-1.057
1960-5-.953
1963-3-.952
CAR-18-.911
XR
1958-3-126.1
1959-2-148.4
1960-3-124.0
1963-3-115.6
Games
1960-6-156
At-Bats
1957-10-602
1959-10-613
1960-7-608
Runs
1958-2-121
1959-2-143
1960-4-115
1963-4-113
Hits
1959-5-215
1960-5-198
Total Bases
1958-4-345
1959-2-401
1960-2-344
1963-2-324
Doubles
1958-3-50
1960-6-43
Triples
1957-2-15
1958-1-19
1959-1-13
1963-4-9
CAR-31-85
Homeruns
1959-2-40
1960-5-31
1963-3-31
RBIs
1957-8-98
1958-5-105
1959-3-117
1960-2-117
1963-6-105
Stolen Bases
1956-9-40
1957-7-46
1958-2-73
1959-2-75
1960-2-81
1961-7-50
1962-7-48
1963-10-58
CAR-7-512
Caught Stealing
1959-8-19
1960-4-30
1963-10-20
CAR-26-124
   
 
   Black Ink Test: 2    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 48)
   Gray Ink Test: 94    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 130)
   Hall of Fame Standards: 52    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 54)
 
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History
Drafted in 2nd round, 48th overall pick, by Northampton in 1953
Injured on 6/27/1953 with a Bruised Hand, out for 5 days
Had first career hit on 4/2/1956, off Shawn Singley (PB)
Hit first career homerun on 4/10/1956, off Nathaniel Englert (KIN)
Injured on 5/29/1956 with a Bruised Heel, out for one week
Won Rookie of the Year in 1956, hitting .277 with 18 HR, 66 RBI
Had 5 hits with 0 RBI against Cottonwood on 4/3/1957
Won Player of the Week award on 4/7/1957, hitting .652 with 3 HR, 4 RBI
Won Batter of the Month award on 5/1/1957, hitting .390 with 6 HR, 22 RBI
Was selected to the 1957 Allstar game
Won Player of the Week award on 8/11/1957, hitting .444 with 2 HR, 11 RBI
Was selected to the 1958 Allstar game
Had 21-game hitting streak snapped on 9/12/1958
Won Player of the Week award on 4/21/1959, hitting .464 with 3 HR, 10 RBI
Won Player of the Week award on 6/16/1959, hitting .517 with 3 HR, 8 RBI
Was selected to the 1959 Allstar game
Had 5 hits with 3 RBI against Washburn on 8/21/1959
Won Player of the Week award on 8/25/1959, hitting .484 with 5 HR, 8 RBI
Won Batter of the Month award on 9/1/1959, hitting .391 with 9 HR, 24 RBI
Won Player of the Week award on 7/7/1960, hitting .440 with 4 HR, 11 RBI
Was selected to the 1960 Allstar game
Won Player of the Week award on 9/29/1960, hitting .462 with 2 HR, 7 RBI
Won Player of the Week award on 4/14/1961, hitting .516 with 5 HR, 11 RBI
Injured on 7/2/1961 with a Fractured Knee, out for 9-10 weeks
Injured on 5/1/1962 with a Broken Finger, out for 3-4 weeks
Won Player of the Week award on 9/20/1962, hitting .474 with 4 HR, 7 RBI
Drove in 6 runs against Hood River on 4/15/1963
Won Player of the Week award on 5/10/1963, hitting .522 with 2 HR, 8 RBI
Was selected to the 1963 Allstar game
Won Gold Glove at Centerfield in 1963
Injured on 7/21/1964 with a Torn Back Muscle, out for full season