Mickey
Farina
 
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Height: 0' 0''
Weight: 205
 
Born: April 14, 1926 in Usa
 
Awards & Accomplishments
Kennel Cups Won 1952   
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 19 GRE HL    
1946 20 GRE HL    
1947 21 GRE HL    
1948 22 GRE HL    
1949 23 GRE HL $ 300,000  
1950 24 GRE HL $ 300,000  
1951 25 GRE HL $ 300,000  
1952 26 GRE HL $ 2,442,857  
1953 27 GRE HL $ 2,442,857  
1954 28 GRE HL $ 2,442,857  
1955 29 KIN HL $ 3,600,000  
1956 30 KIN HL $ 3,600,000  
1957 31 BLA HL $ 1,500,000  
1958 32 BLA HL $ 1,500,000  
OOTP5 Min Ratings    
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 3,600,000  
                                             
  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 33 BLA HL $ 1,500,000  
1960 34 HIN SP $ 2,200,000  
1961 35 HIN SP $ 2,200,000  
1962 36 HIN SP    
OOTP6 Min Ratings    
OOTP6 Max Ratings $ 2,200,000  
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
1945 19 A   138 548 55 136 20 0 5 44 9 13 35 113 .248 .293 .312 .605 46.9  
1946 20 A   136 486 43 131 23 3 9 65 10 3 35 106 .270 .319 .385 .703 59.3  
1947 21 A   90 247 23 70 11 0 8 34 3 5 14 40 .283 .322 .425 .747 31.6  
1948 22 A   138 552 84 176 33 3 14 88 16 4 58 97 .319 .384 .466 .849 95.3  
1949 23 GRE HL 31 79 10 22 5 3 1 9 0 2 1 16 .278 .288 .456 .743 9.1 1.5
    AA   110 435 47 116 28 0 10 52 6 6 28 85 .267 .311 .400 .711 51.6  
    A   11 47 7 16 1 0 1 9 0 1 2 8 .340 .367 .426 .793 6.5  
1950 24 GRE HL 118 256 19 54 9 2 4 38 6 1 8 59 .211 .235 .309 .544 18.2 0.0
1951 25 GRE HL 92 362 57 121 25 6 2 38 8 4 33 43 .334 .390 .453 .843 56.4 11.9
1952 26 GRE HL 158 554 68 156 22 6 8 62 15 7 43 55 .282 .337 .386 .723 69.0 11.5
1953 27 GRE HL 121 234 29 68 13 4 3 33 5 1 10 19 .291 .329 .419 .748 30.4 5.5
1954 28 GRE HL 127 295 34 86 24 3 1 25 2 7 14 26 .292 .332 .403 .736 34.6 5.9
1955 29 GRE HL 83 178 22 52 8 2 2 25 4 4 11 9 .292 .337 .393 .730 22.0 3.3
  KIN HL 49 144 19 37 5 2 3 16 3 4 9 11 .257 .308 .382 .690 15.7 1.7
  TOT   132 322 41 89 13 4 5 41 7 8 20 20 .276 .324 .388 .712 37.6 5.0
1956 30 KIN HL 142 577 64 145 38 1 1 35 13 7 20 38 .251 .277 .326 .603 50.7 3.6
1957 31 BLA HL 120 324 45 104 24 7 0 41 9 8 22 18 .321 .369 .438 .808 46.1 6.8
1958 32 BLA HL 105 232 24 82 20 4 0 36 6 6 1 12 .353 .353 .474 .827 33.1 5.3
1959 33 BLA HL 137 303 48 93 24 1 0 40 11 7 22 12 .307 .350 .393 .743 40.1 7.0
1960 34 HIN SP 144 543 83 177 31 9 5 60 26 4 22 21 .326 .355 .444 .799 82.9 18.2
1961 35 HIN SP 143 380 45 98 15 1 2 34 16 4 25 28 .258 .310 .318 .628 38.0 4.5
1962 36 HIN SP 3 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.4 0.0
14 Years Sim 1573 4465 567 1295 263 51 32 493 124 66 241 367 .290 .329 .393 .722 545.9 86.9
1 Years AA 110 435 47 116 28 0 10 52 6 6 28 85 .267 .311 .400 .711 51.6  
5 Years A 513 1880 212 529 88 6 37 240 38 26 144 364 .281 .336 .394 .729 239.7  
6 Years Minors 623 2315 259 645 116 6 47 292 44 32 172 449 .279 .331 .395 .726 291.3  
162 Game Average 459 58 133 27 5 3 50 12 6 24 37 .290 .329 .393 .722 56.2  
Career Highs 158 577 83 177 38 9 8 62 26 8 43 59 .353 .390 .474 .843 82.9  
Career Batting Splits     Help
Click on a Category to view yearly stats.
Category G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO AVG OBP SLG OPS XR
vs RH   3028 356 854 169 32 16 338 89 48 155 244 .282 .319 .375 .694 341.2
vs LH   1437 211 441 94 19 16 155 35 18 86 123 .307 .350 .432 .783 200.6
Home 786 2178 279 638 134 25 14 237 68 31 116 160 .293 .331 .397 .728 269.1
Away 787 2287 288 657 129 26 18 256 56 35 125 207 .287 .327 .390 .717 272.7
RISP   1088 0 313 66 11 7 437 0 0 66 94 .288 .323 .388 .711 131.6
Pinch Hitting   411 41 115 18 4 3 49 6 10 20 34 .280 .317 .365 .682 42.7
Close/Late   516 55 134 28 5 3 52 0 0 26 40 .260 .297 .351 .648 50.8
Mar/Apr 232 606 72 173 33 7 1 53 20 5 34 52 .285 .325 .368 .693 70.5
May 241 665 80 187 37 8 6 71 15 9 33 74 .281 .316 .388 .704 76.8
June 263 756 116 243 44 12 6 94 29 12 45 52 .321 .363 .435 .798 110.7
July 242 671 78 173 40 7 5 61 9 10 43 53 .258 .307 .361 .668 69.0
August 283 805 100 230 50 8 8 100 20 14 41 64 .286 .323 .398 .721 95.7
Sep/Oct 312 962 121 289 59 9 6 114 31 16 45 72 .300 .335 .399 .734 119.1
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
1949 23 GRE HL CF 19 15 116.3 22 1 1 1 .958 1.78   0.3
    RF 2 2 13.0 4 0 1 0 .800 2.77    
    LF 1 1 8.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00    
1950 24 GRE HL CF 53 46 373.0 109 2 1 1 .991 2.68   1.6
    LF 13 10 94.0 20 1 3 0 .875 2.01    
    RF 22 2 55.0 11 0 0 0 1.000 1.80    
1951 25 GRE HL CF 88 87 760.3 246 5 4 3 .984 2.97   3.0
    RF 1 0 3.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00    
1952 26 GRE HL CF 158 154 1320.0 414 7 2 1 .995 2.87   5.6
1953 27 GRE HL CF 41 26 258.7 79 3 1 1 .988 2.85   1.4
    LF 19 16 152.7 43 0 1 0 .977 2.54    
    RF 7 0 13.7 3 1 0 0 1.000 2.64    
    1B 1 0 9.0 7 0 0 0 1.000 7.00   0.0
    SS 1 0 3.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00   0.0
1954 28 GRE HL CF 45 43 340.3 96 0 1 0 .990 2.54   1.6
    RF 15 13 116.0 21 1 0 1 1.000 1.71    
    LF 14 11 102.0 18 0 0 0 1.000 1.59    
    SS 1 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00   0.0
1955 29 GRE HL CF 40 30 245.7 77 2 1 1 .988 2.89   1.4
    RF 9 6 54.7 13 0 1 0 .929 2.14   0.0
    LF 8 8 54.2 12 2 1 0 .933 2.32   0.0
    SS 1 0 0.6 0 1 0 0 1.000 15.00   0.0
  KIN HL CF 23 17 198.6 63 1 0 0 1.000 2.90   1.0
    RF 6 4 44.3 11 0 0 0 1.000 2.23   0.0
    LF 4 4 43.8 9 1 0 0 1.000 2.05   0.0
    SS 0 0 0.4 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00   0.0
  TOT   CF 63 47 444.3 140 3 1 1 .993 2.90   2.5
      RF 15 10 99.0 24 0 1 0 .960 2.18   0.0
      LF 12 12 98.0 21 3 1 0 .960 2.20   0.0
      SS 1 0 1.0 0 1 0 0 1.000 9.00   0.0
1956 30 KIN HL CF 139 137 1176.7 332 5 1 0 .997 2.58   4.0
    RF 1 1 9.0 3 0 0 0 1.000 3.00    
    LF 1 1 9.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00    
1957 31 BLA HL RF 56 50 381.0 89 2 2 0 .978 2.15   1.8
    LF 24 16 146.7 37 2 1 1 .975 2.39    
    CF 16 14 118.0 38 1 0 0 1.000 2.97    
1958 32 BLA HL LF 21 17 156.3 37 1 2 0 .950 2.19   1.6
    CF 19 17 146.0 45 2 0 2 1.000 2.90    
    RF 17 14 117.0 24 1 0 1 1.000 1.92    
1959 33 BLA HL CF 50 36 329.0 107 3 1 1 .991 3.01   1.8
    RF 45 10 153.7 32 2 0 1 1.000 1.99    
    LF 14 12 108.0 36 0 0 0 1.000 3.00    
1960 34 HIN SP CF 98 89 790.3 275 7 2 0 .993 3.21   3.0
    LF 29 26 240.3 66 0 2 0 .971 2.47    
    RF 5 3 47.3 13 1 0 0 1.000 2.66    
    3B 1 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00   0.0
1961 35 HIN SP LF 61 49 450.7 95 0 6 0 .941 1.90   0.9
    CF 40 28 252.0 90 6 1 3 .990 3.43    
    RF 10 7 69.0 17 1 0 0 1.000 2.35    
    1B 1 0 1.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 9.00   0.0
1962 36 HIN SP RF 1 0 6.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.50   0.0
  CF 829 739 6424.9 1993 45 16 14 .992 2.85   24.9
  LF 209 171 1565.6 374 7 16 1 .960 2.19   2.5
  RF 197 112 1082.7 242 9 4 3 .984 2.09   1.8
  1B 2 0 10.0 8 0 0 0 1.000 7.20   0.0
  SS 3 0 6.0 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.50   0.0
  3B 1 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00   0.0
Career Totals   1241 1022 9091.2 2617 62 36 18 .987 2.65   29.3
Career Highs   158 154 1320.0 414 8 7 3 1.000 3.02    
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
1950 24 GRE HL 3 9 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .222 .222 .222 .444
1952 26 GRE HL 16 54 7 11 0 2 0 5 2 0 5 0 .204 .267 .278 .544
1953 27 GRE HL 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000
1954 28 GRE HL 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
1958 32 BLA HL 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Career Post-Season Batting 19 70 9 13 0 2 0 6 2 0 5 2 .186 .234 .243 .477
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
1960-9-.326
Games
1952-10-158
Triples
1960-6-9
     
 
   Black Ink Test: 0    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 48)
   Gray Ink Test: 6    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 130)
   Hall of Fame Standards: 25    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 54)
 
Similar Batters     What are Similarity Scores?

  1. Bart Labarre (968)
  2. John Galeano (931)
  3. Jack Corr (921)
  4. Andrew Winebrenner (915)
  5. Juan Fussell (913)
  6. Peter Lass (912)
  7. Harry Acker (905)
  8. Arthur Gwin (903)
  9. Mike Ruggles (902)
  10. Ernest Csengery (900)
History
Drafted in 50th round, 1195th overall pick, by Greenwood in 1945
Injured on 5/25/1945 with a Bruised Ankle, out for 5 days
Injured on 8/19/1945 with a Pinched Nerve Neck, out for 5 days
Injured on 6/5/1947 with a Pulled Back Muscle, out for 3-4 weeks
Injured on 6/18/1948 with a Pulled Back Muscle, out for one week
Injured on 8/5/1948 with a Pinched Nerve Neck, out for 6 days
Injured on 5/18/1949 with a Fractured Nose, out for 6 days
Injured on 6/7/1949 with a Sprained Ankle, out for 5 days
Had first career hit (triple) on 8/30/1949, off David Galaz (BLA)
Hit first career homerun on 9/3/1949, off Kevin Halpin (HR)
Had 5 hits with 0 RBI against St. Bernard on 4/12/1951
Injured on 8/13/1951 with a Broken Ankle, out for full season
Won Kennel Cup with Greenwood in 1952
Traded from Greenwood to Kingsbury on 7/31/1955 (Going to GRE: P M. Fossett, LF C. Prince. Going to KIN: CF M. Farina)
Signed as a free agent by Blackwood on 2/7/1957 to a 3-year deal worth $1,500,000 per year
Had 22-game hitting streak snapped on 10/2/1959
Signed as a free agent by Hinsdale on 3/2/1960 to a 1-year deal worth $2,000,000 per year
Had 23-game hitting streak snapped on 6/29/1960
Won Player of the Week award on 9/8/1960, hitting .484 with 1 HR, 7 RBI
Released by Hinsdale on 5/1/1962