Arthur
Gayle
 
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Height: 5' 10''
Weight: 165
 
Born: September 12, 1914 in Usa
 
Awards & Accomplishments
Kennel Cups Won 1945    1946   
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 30 HR HL $ 3,710,000  
1946 31 HR HL $ 3,710,000  
1947 32 HR HL $ 3,710,000  
1948 33 HR HL $ 6,000,000  
1949 34 HR HL $ 6,000,000  
1950 35 HR HL $ 6,000,000  
1951 36 HR HL $ 6,000,000  
1952 37 HR HL $ 6,000,000  
1953 38 HR HL $ 6,000,000  
OOTP5 Min Ratings $ 3,710,000  
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 6,000,000  
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 30 HR HL 151 560 114 160 37 6 7 56 9 7 93 61 .286 .389 .411 .800 90.3 17.0
1946 31 HR HL 153 589 107 170 38 15 12 78 5 10 62 38 .289 .359 .465 .824 89.4 16.2
1947 32 HR HL 154 588 101 188 35 12 7 78 8 5 76 30 .320 .400 .456 .856 99.2 20.0
1948 33 HR HL 152 561 82 158 37 11 5 60 3 1 55 30 .282 .349 .414 .762 74.9 11.9
1949 34 HR HL 157 581 97 177 28 6 9 60 1 4 61 35 .305 .370 .420 .790 86.7 16.0
1950 35 HR HL 109 385 59 129 24 6 6 60 0 0 38 18 .335 .397 .475 .873 66.2 16.1
1951 36 HR HL 157 593 86 189 48 6 4 65 1 2 60 45 .319 .386 .440 .826 91.2 17.9
1952 37 HR HL 97 294 31 79 18 0 2 36 0 1 23 24 .269 .332 .350 .683 32.4 4.1
1953 38 HR HL 45 90 9 19 4 1 1 9 0 0 2 17 .211 .237 .311 .548 6.0 0.0
9 Years Sim 1175 4241 686 1269 269 63 53 502 27 30 470 298 .299 .372 .430 .802 636.2 119.1
162 Game Average 584 94 174 37 8 7 69 3 4 64 41 .299 .372 .430 .802 87.7  
Career Highs 157 593 114 189 48 15 12 78 9 10 93 61 .335 .400 .475 .873 99.2  
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   2856 441 792 177 41 28 321 20 21 307 216 .277 .351 .397 .749 386.5
vs LH   1385 245 477 92 22 25 181 7 9 163 82 .344 .415 .497 .912 260.8
Home 583 2038 332 614 129 35 25 258 9 18 244 139 .301 .379 .436 .815 319.9
Away 592 2203 354 655 140 28 28 244 18 12 226 159 .297 .366 .424 .790 327.4
RISP   1003 0 297 65 13 9 398 0 0 113 73 .296 .366 .414 .780 148.9
Pinch Hitting   89 12 24 7 0 1 14 0 1 8 10 .270 .340 .382 .722 10.6
Close/Late   489 81 150 43 9 3 61 0 0 62 40 .307 .394 .450 .844 80.7
Mar/Apr 198 709 116 200 44 6 7 71 5 5 75 51 .282 .356 .391 .747 95.4
May 186 684 112 202 47 9 9 64 3 5 72 52 .295 .369 .430 .799 101.8
June 209 759 100 217 49 9 8 88 6 5 81 55 .286 .358 .406 .764 106.6
July 178 636 114 214 42 7 12 98 5 5 79 36 .336 .408 .481 .889 116.9
August 192 660 114 188 35 12 9 79 4 5 87 46 .285 .371 .415 .786 100.0
Sep/Oct 212 793 130 248 52 20 8 102 4 5 76 58 .313 .374 .459 .833 126.4
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
1945 30 HR HL 2B 148 142 1283.7 290 498 11 108 .986 5.52   6.2
1946 31 HR HL 2B 152 143 1299.0 263 454 12 89 .984 4.97   7.4
1947 32 HR HL 2B 152 144 1292.7 244 422 7 92 .990 4.64   5.4
    SS 1 0 2.0 0 1 0 0 1.000 4.50   0.0
1948 33 HR HL 2B 149 136 1216.3 221 408 7 84 .989 4.65   5.7
1949 34 HR HL 2B 148 140 1250.3 234 417 15 102 .977 4.69   6.0
1950 35 HR HL 2B 100 97 861.0 180 246 7 56 .984 4.45   3.7
1951 36 HR HL 2B 148 148 1328.3 269 341 12 81 .981 4.13   3.8
    1B 1 0 2.0 4 0 0 1 1.000 18.00   0.0
1952 37 HR HL 2B 86 80 662.7 149 230 8 58 .979 5.15   3.0
    SS 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00   0.0
1953 38 HR HL 2B 34 20 188.3 39 55 2 10 .979 4.49   0.3
    SS 2 0 4.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 2.25   0.0
  2B 1117 1050 9382.3 1889 3071 81 680 .984 4.76   41.4
  SS 4 0 7.0 1 1 0 0 1.000 2.57   0.0
  1B 1 0 2.0 4 0 0 1 1.000 18.00   0.0
Career Totals   1122 1050 9391.3 1894 3072 81 681 .984 4.76   41.4
Career Highs   153 148 1330.3 290 498 15 108 .990 5.52    
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
1945 30 HR HL 15 68 15 26 7 0 1 9 1 3 7 10 .382 .447 .529 .977
1946 31 HR HL 13 51 18 16 5 1 1 4 1 0 7 0 .314 .407 .510 .917
1951 36 HR HL 5 20 2 6 1 0 0 4 0 0 2 1 .300 .364 .350 .714
Career Post-Season Batting 33 139 35 48 13 1 2 17 2 3 16 11 .345 .420 .496 .917
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
1947-10-.320
1951-10-.319
Games
1949-10-157
Runs
1945-9-114
Hits
1947-7-188
1951-5-189
Singles
1947-9-134
1949-10-134
1951-7-131
Doubles
1951-5-48
Triples
1946-2-15
1947-3-12
1948-4-11
Caught Stealing
1946-5-10
Walks
1945-9-93
     
 
   Black Ink Test: 0    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 48)
   Gray Ink Test: 25    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 130)
   Hall of Fame Standards: 36    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 54)
 
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History
Drafted in 4th round, 81st overall pick, by Hood River in 1945
Had first career hit (double) on 4/1/1945, off Joshua Doucette (BLA)
Hit first career homerun on 5/3/1945, off Mike Kirksey (WAS)
Won Kennel Cup with Hood River in 1945
Won Gold Glove at Second Base in 1945.Won Kennel Cup with Hood River in 1946
Won Gold Glove at Second Base in 1946.Won Player of the Week award on 4/28/1947, hitting .519 with 2 HR, 3 RBI
Won Player of the Week award on 6/16/1947, hitting .560 with 1 HR, 10 RBI
Was selected to the 1947 Allstar game
Injured on 4/21/1950 with a Torn Tricep Muscle, out for 6 weeks
Had 6 hits with 5 RBI against Blackwood on 9/30/1950
Had 5 hits with 2 RBI against Jackson City on 7/26/1951
Won Player of the Week award on 9/15/1951, hitting .545 with 1 HR, 6 RBI