Chad
Forte
 
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Height: 0' 0''
Weight: 220
 
Born: April 22, 1926 in Usa
 
Awards & Accomplishments
Kennel Cups Won 1951    1958   
Gold Glove 1958   
All-Star Selections 1962   
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 RW SP $ 300,000  
1946 20 RW SP $ 300,000  
1947 21 RW SP $ 300,000  
1948 22 RW SP $ 1,526,786  
1949 23 RW SP $ 2,931,429  
1950 24 RW SP $ 3,664,286  
1951 25 RW SP $ 7,000,000  
1952 26 RW SP $ 7,000,000  
1953 27 HR HL $ 7,000,000  
1954 28 HR HL $ 7,000,000  
1955 29 HR HL $ 9,000,000  
1956 30 HR HL $ 9,000,000  
1957 31 HR HL $ 9,000,000  
1958 32 KEN SP $ 9,000,000  
OOTP5 Min Ratings $ 300,000  
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 9,000,000  
                                             
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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 33 KEN SP $ 9,000,000  
1960 34 KEN SP $ 9,000,000  
1961 35 KEN SP $ 9,000,000  
1962 36 COT HL $ 11,000,000  
1963 37 COT HL $ 11,000,000  
OOTP6 Min Ratings $ 9,000,000  
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
1945 19 RW SP 120 293 27 51 5 3 1 16 2 2 24 52 .174 .236 .222 .458 10.8 0.0
1946 20 RW SP 108 305 22 60 8 2 3 35 1 4 23 48 .197 .257 .266 .522 18.4 0.0
1947 21 RW SP 95 220 17 48 9 2 2 25 2 1 14 36 .218 .269 .305 .573 16.4 0.6
1948 22 RW SP 149 509 60 131 26 9 7 57 8 1 42 77 .257 .314 .385 .699 62.6 9.6
1949 23 RW SP 154 573 79 155 27 3 7 55 20 5 60 77 .271 .341 .365 .706 74.7 10.6
1950 24 RW SP 156 548 88 173 36 4 13 83 12 4 68 73 .316 .389 .467 .856 98.8 21.0
1951 25 RW SP 154 531 87 154 35 4 14 75 8 7 98 56 .290 .401 .450 .851 93.8 20.8
1952 26 RW SP 158 547 100 160 35 6 28 104 4 3 88 66 .293 .390 .532 .922 108.7 24.6
1953 27 HR HL 122 404 59 122 31 4 7 59 8 8 44 57 .302 .369 .450 .820 63.7 11.8
1954 28 HR HL 128 451 69 132 30 3 17 77 4 4 57 57 .293 .369 .486 .855 77.3 14.7
1955 29 HR HL 146 508 98 142 36 9 25 90 2 4 64 67 .280 .360 .533 .894 89.8 17.8
1956 30 HR HL 157 567 94 145 31 9 19 87 1 1 72 74 .256 .336 .443 .779 83.5 13.4
1957 31 HR HL 132 474 76 136 25 9 14 70 0 0 64 76 .287 .370 .466 .836 78.4 13.3
1958 32 HR HL 98 346 36 92 19 3 8 44 0 1 31 61 .266 .325 .408 .733 44.4 6.3
  KEN SP 52 173 29 45 9 3 7 30 0 0 23 27 .260 .347 .468 .815 28.3 5.4
  TOT   150 519 65 137 28 6 15 74 0 1 54 88 .264 .333 .428 .761 72.7 11.7
    AAA   11 41 2 13 3 0 1 6 1 4 4 9 .317 .378 .463 .841 5.7  
1959 33 KEN SP 157 557 89 155 28 3 20 89 2 2 81 86 .278 .372 .447 .819 94.3 19.8
1960 34 KEN SP 139 496 80 151 42 5 14 72 2 1 80 83 .304 .400 .494 .894 93.1 21.8
1961 35 KEN SP 159 563 81 161 28 4 21 86 3 2 73 97 .286 .367 .462 .829 92.6 16.7
1962 36 COT HL 154 578 112 178 48 9 27 108 1 0 83 77 .308 .392 .562 .954 117.2 23.6
1963 37 COT HL 155 564 89 140 35 5 17 91 4 1 86 94 .248 .346 .418 .764 82.6 11.9
19 Years Sim 2693 9207 1392 2531 543 99 271 1353 84 51 1175 1341 .275 .356 .444 .800 1429.5 263.7
1 Years AAA 11 41 2 13 3 0 1 6 1 4 4 9 .317 .378 .463 .841 5.7  
162 Game Average 553 83 152 32 5 16 81 5 3 70 80 .275 .356 .444 .800 86.0  
Career Highs 159 578 112 178 48 9 28 108 20 8 98 97 .316 .401 .562 .954 117.2  
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   6448 925 1697 370 68 172 896 47 30 780 985 .263 .342 .422 .764 936.3
vs LH   2759 467 834 173 31 99 457 37 21 395 356 .302 .388 .495 .883 514.3
Home 1343 4519 702 1254 284 45 143 694 38 22 546 658 .277 .355 .455 .810 720.2
Away 1350 4688 690 1277 259 54 128 659 46 29 629 683 .272 .357 .433 .790 730.4
RISP   2303 0 641 132 25 65 972 0 0 368 318 .278 .367 .442 .809 389.7
Pinch Hitting   167 24 43 9 2 4 17 0 0 18 25 .257 .332 .407 .739 22.5
Close/Late   1108 156 299 67 13 31 131 0 0 158 170 .270 .362 .438 .800 176.5
Mar/Apr 434 1496 218 377 80 11 43 199 12 8 206 239 .252 .342 .406 .748 214.7
May 492 1642 261 473 120 20 40 241 16 10 216 223 .288 .371 .459 .829 272.2
June 434 1470 230 411 86 15 49 231 13 6 179 206 .280 .359 .459 .818 238.2
July 400 1397 210 382 82 12 34 201 13 7 176 190 .273 .353 .422 .775 210.0
August 462 1596 235 442 81 19 50 255 15 10 186 252 .277 .350 .445 .796 248.0
Sep/Oct 471 1606 238 446 94 22 55 226 15 10 212 231 .278 .361 .466 .827 267.5
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 DWS
1945 19 RW SP 2B 101 78 717.7 137 259 8 47 .980 4.97 0 0 .000 0 2.9
    3B 15 9 84.0 5 28 2 4 .943 3.54 0 0 .000 0 0.6
    SS 1 1 7.0 1 1 0 0 1.000 2.57 0 0 .000 0 0.0
    CF 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
1946 20 RW SP 2B 56 48 431.0 99 164 5 43 .981 5.49 0 0 .000 0 2.1
    SS 29 25 222.0 35 69 10 15 .912 4.22 0 0 .000 0 0.9
    3B 20 11 115.7 5 25 1 2 .968 2.33 0 0 .000 0 0.3
1947 21 RW SP 2B 38 28 263.0 52 81 3 16 .978 4.55 0 0 .000 0 1.1
    SS 19 14 127.0 22 44 1 12 .985 4.68 0 0 .000 0 0.6
    3B 20 13 117.0 6 23 2 1 .935 2.23 0 0 .000 0 0.2
1948 22 RW SP 2B 147 146 1229.0 226 434 11 103 .984 4.83 0 0 .000 0 6.3
    3B 1 0 5.0 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.80 0 0 .000 0 0.0
1949 23 RW SP 2B 147 144 1273.7 256 416 12 80 .982 4.75 0 0 .000 0 3.8
    SS 4 0 6.0 2 1 1 0 .750 4.50 0 0 .000 0 0.0
    3B 1 0 3.7 0 2 0 0 1.000 4.92 0 0 .000 0 0.0
1950 24 RW SP 2B 151 141 1267.7 267 407 18 98 .974 4.79 0 0 .000 0 3.9
    SS 1 0 2.0 0 2 0 1 1.000 9.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
1951 25 RW SP 2B 146 145 1304.3 237 425 19 78 .972 4.57 0 0 .000 0 4.6
    SS 7 0 15.0 2 7 0 1 1.000 5.40 0 0 .000 0 0.1
1952 26 RW SP SS 89 82 744.3 108 254 20 42 .948 4.38 0 0 .000 0 3.2
    2B 63 61 543.3 125 180 6 43 .981 5.05 0 0 .000 0 2.5
    1B 1 0 8.0 10 0 0 1 1.000 11.25 0 0 .000 0 0.0
    3B 2 0 3.0 0 2 0 1 1.000 6.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
1953 27 HR HL SS 81 75 675.0 86 229 12 37 .963 4.20 0 0 .000 0 3.4
    3B 32 28 263.7 22 59 4 5 .953 2.76 0 0 .000 0 0.7
    2B 5 0 11.0 3 4 0 0 1.000 5.73 0 0 .000 0 0.0
1954 28 HR HL SS 119 115 1028.3 139 345 18 51 .964 4.24 0 0 .000 0 3.4
    2B 5 2 22.0 1 4 0 1 1.000 2.05 0 0 .000 0 0.0
    3B 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
1955 29 HR HL SS 109 100 912.0 116 330 22 49 .953 4.40 0 0 .000 0 4.0
    2B 35 28 260.3 36 83 4 15 .967 4.11 0 0 .000 0 0.8
    3B 1 0 5.0 1 1 0 0 1.000 3.60 0 0 .000 0 0.0
1956 30 HR HL SS 150 145 1313.0 146 469 26 70 .959 4.22 0 0 .000 0 4.7
    2B 5 1 20.0 6 5 0 2 1.000 4.95 0 0 .000 0 0.1
    3B 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
1957 31 HR HL SS 73 69 636.3 89 226 14 36 .957 4.46 0 0 .000 0 3.2
    2B 58 52 476.3 81 170 6 34 .977 4.74 0 0 .000 0 1.5
1958 32 HR HL 2B 92 88 792.4 146 304 8 54 .983 5.11 0 0 .000 0 3.0
    3B 3 0 3.7 0 1 0 0 1.000 2.43 0 0 .000 0 0.0
    C 1 0 0.7 1 0 0 0 1.000 12.86 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  KEN SP 2B 49 47 413.9 76 159 4 28 .983 5.11 0 0 .000 0 2.9
    3B 1 0 1.9 0 1 0 0 1.000 4.74 0 0 .000 0 0.0
    C 0 0 0.3 1 0 0 0 1.000 30.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  TOT   2B 141 135 1206.3 222 463 12 82 .983 5.11   5.9
      3B 4 0 5.6 0 2 0 0 1.000 3.21   0.0
      C 1 0 1.0 2 0 0 0 1.000 18.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
1959 33 KEN SP 2B 150 147 1320.3 240 437 17 88 .976 4.61 0 0 .000 0 5.5
    SS 5 0 9.3 1 4 0 1 1.000 4.82 0 0 .000 0 0.1
    LF 1 1 8.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
    3B 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
1960 34 KEN SP 2B 131 128 1139.7 215 365 13 70 .978 4.58 0 0 .000 0 5.7
    3B 4 0 10.7 0 2 0 0 1.000 1.69 0 0 .000 0 0.0
    SS 3 0 10.0 1 2 0 0 1.000 2.70 0 0 .000 0 0.0
1961 35 KEN SP 2B 143 142 1299.7 280 447 15 82 .980 5.03 0 0 .000 0 5.9
    3B 5 0 6.0 2 2 0 0 1.000 6.00 0 0 .000 0 0.1
    SS 3 0 5.0 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.80 0 0 .000 0 0.0
1962 36 COT HL 2B 147 144 1294.3 272 456 20 94 .973 5.06 0 0 .000 0 5.3
    3B 3 0 5.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.80 0 0 .000 0 0.0
    SS 1 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
1963 37 COT HL 2B 150 149 1337.7 272 452 13 99 .982 4.87 0 0 .000 0 6.2
    SS 1 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
    3B 1 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  2B 1819 1719 15417.2 3027 5252 182 1075 .978 4.83 0 0 .000 0 64.2
  SS 695 626 5716.3 748 1984 124 315 .957 4.30 0 0 .000 0 23.7
  3B 112 61 629.2 42 147 9 13 .955 2.70 0 0 .000 0 2.0
  LF 1 1 8.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  1B 1 0 8.0 10 0 0 1 1.000 11.25 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  CF 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  C 1 0 1.0 2 0 0 0 1.000 18.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
Career Totals   2630 2407 21780.8 3829 7383 315 1404 .973 4.63 0 0 .000 0 89.9
Career Highs   157 149 1341.7 282 474 26 103 .984 5.11 0 0 .000 0  
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
1946 20 RW SP 6 27 3 3 1 1 0 1 1 0 2 4 .111 .172 .222 .395
1947 21 RW SP 7 21 2 6 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 4 .286 .318 .286 .604
1950 24 RW SP 3 11 2 5 1 1 0 5 2 0 1 2 .455 .500 .727 1.227
1951 25 RW SP 13 50 13 20 2 1 1 9 0 1 3 6 .400 .444 .540 .984
1952 26 RW SP 5 20 5 8 2 0 0 4 0 0 2 1 .400 .478 .500 .978
1958 32 KEN SP 15 55 10 11 2 1 1 11 0 0 7 12 .200 .281 .327 .609
1959 33 KEN SP 4 15 0 5 0 0 0 3 0 0 2 2 .333 .412 .333 .745
1962 36 COT HL 16 50 7 10 1 1 2 8 0 0 9 14 .200 .333 .380 .713
Career Post-Season Batting 69 249 42 68 9 5 4 42 4 1 27 45 .273 .349 .398 .746
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
1950-5-.316
On-Base Pct
1950-7-.389
1951-4-.401
1952-6-.390
1960-7-.400
Slugging Pct
1952-5-.532
1955-10-.533
1962-4-.562
OPS
1952-4-.922
1960-9-.894
1962-5-.954
XR
1952-3-108.7
1962-5-117.2
CAR-3-1429.5
Games
1956-7-157
1961-1-159
1963-9-155
CAR-1-2693
At-Bats
CAR-1-9207
Runs
1952-7-100
1955-10-98
1962-5-112
CAR-3-1392
Hits
1950-8-173
CAR-4-2531
Total Bases
1962-5-325
CAR-4-4085
Singles
1949-8-118
1950-9-120
CAR-7-1618
Doubles
1960-5-42
1962-7-48
CAR-8-543
Triples
1962-9-9
CAR-16-99
Homeruns
1952-8-28
1962-9-27
CAR-37-271
RBIs
1952-7-104
1962-8-108
CAR-4-1353
Walks
1951-2-98
1952-7-88
1956-3-72
1957-7-64
1960-9-80
1961-9-73
1962-4-83
1963-2-86
CAR-2-1175
Strikeouts
CAR-25-1341
 
 
   Black Ink Test: 1    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 48)
   Gray Ink Test: 65    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 130)
   Hall of Fame Standards: 55    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 54)
 
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History
Drafted in 2nd round, 29th overall pick, by Red Willow in 1945
Had first career hit (triple) on 4/10/1945, off Larry Coomer (RED)
Hit first career homerun on 7/11/1945, off Carl Wooden (STR)
Injured on 5/21/1946 with a Tender Shoulder, out for 1-2 weeks
Had 5 hits with 3 RBI against Ritchford on 5/26/1947
Won Gold Glove at Second Base in 1948.Won Gold Glove at Second Base in 1949.Had 21-game hitting streak snapped on 7/10/1950
Won Player of the Week award on 7/28/1950, hitting .526 with 3 HR, 7 RBI
Won Batter of the Month award on 8/1/1950, hitting .410 with 4 HR, 18 RBI
Was selected to the 1951 Allstar game
Won Kennel Cup with Red Willow in 1951
Won Player of the Week award on 6/2/1952, hitting .471 with 3 HR, 5 RBI
Traded from Red Willow to Hood River on 2/28/1953 (Going to HR: P F. Almaguer, SS C. Forte, P R. Feder. Going to RW: P E. Couto, P J. St. Martin)
Injured on 7/6/1953 with a Pulled Achilles Tendon, out for 4 weeks
Injured on 6/2/1954 with a Spasms Back, out for 5 weeks
Drove in 6 runs against Jenton on 4/7/1955
Injured on 8/15/1955 with a Bruised Heel, out for 1-2 weeks
Drove in 6 runs against Jenton on 4/7/1955
Injured on 8/15/1955 with a Bruised Heel, out for 1-2 weeks
Traded from Hood River to Kendall on 7/31/1958 (Going to HR: P A. Blevins, SS B. Van Eyck, P T. Mesiti. Going to KEN: 2B C. Forte, SS K. Frisk)
Won Kennel Cup with Kendall in 1958
Won Gold Glove at Second Base in 1958
Drove in 6 runs against Langlade on 6/24/1959
Won Player of the Week award on 6/30/1959, hitting .435 with 3 HR, 10 RBI
Won Player of the Week award on 10/6/1959, hitting .538 with 2 HR, 8 RBI
Had 2000th career hit on 7/27/1960, off Matthew Oller (SP)
Injured on 9/14/1960 with a Broken Knee, out for full season
Won Player of the Week award on 8/18/1961, hitting .400 with 3 HR, 9 RBI
Signed as a free agent by Cottonwood on 2/25/1962 to a 2-year deal worth $11,000,000 per year
Was selected to the 1962 Allstar game
Drove in 6 runs against Northampton on 6/21/1963