Kevin
Halpin
 
Bats: Left
Throws: Left
Height: 5' 0''
Weight: 215
 
Born: January 4, 1918 in Australia
 
Awards & Accomplishments
Kennel Cups Won 1945    1946    1951   
All-Star Selections 1945    1946    1947    1948    1949    1950    1951    1952    1953    1954    1955   
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 27 HR HL $ 4,370,000  
1946 28 HR HL $ 4,370,000  
1947 29 HR HL $ 4,370,000  
1948 30 HR HL $ 5,130,000  
1949 31 HR HL $ 5,130,000  
1950 32 HR HL $ 5,130,000  
1951 33 RW SP $ 11,065,800  
1952 34 RW SP $ 11,065,800  
1953 35 RW SP $ 11,065,800  
1954 36 RW SP $ 11,065,800  
1955 37 RW SP $ 11,065,800  
1956 38 RW SP $ 3,000,000  
OOTP5 Min Ratings $ 3,000,000  
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 11,065,800  
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 27 HR HL $ 4,370,000  
1946 28 HR HL $ 4,370,000  
1947 29 HR HL $ 4,370,000  
1948 30 HR HL $ 5,130,000  
1949 31 HR HL $ 5,130,000  
1950 32 HR HL $ 5,130,000  
1951 33 RW SP $ 11,065,800  
1952 34 RW SP $ 11,065,800  
1953 35 RW SP $ 11,065,800  
1954 36 RW SP $ 11,065,800  
1955 37 RW SP $ 11,065,800  
1956 38 RW SP $ 3,000,000  
OOTP5 Min Ratings $ 3,000,000  
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 11,065,800  
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 27 PB HL 5 12 .294 21 21 1 0 0 124.0 127 72 19 35 90 5.23 .260 .312 .458 .770 2.4
  HR HL 5 6 .455 13 13 1 0 0 76.3 89 41 13 13 46 4.83 .284 .315 .502 .817 2.0
  TOT   10 18 .357 34 34 2 0 0 200.3 216 113 32 48 136 5.08 .269 .313 .475 .788 4.4
1946 28 HR HL 9 15 .375 35 35 1 1 0 204.3 232 126 27 68 146 5.55 .279 .342 .499 .841 2.3
1947 29 HR HL 17 10 .630 34 34 5 0 0 233.0 227 102 28 54 142 3.94 .252 .301 .436 .737 13.5
1948 30 HR HL 16 14 .533 36 36 5 3 0 245.0 213 85 21 36 177 3.12 .229 .268 .381 .649 18.6
1949 31 HR HL 16 7 .696 30 29 3 3 0 203.0 155 53 10 36 160 2.35 .210 .256 .329 .585 20.6
1950 32 HR HL 15 6 .714 29 29 4 1 0 204.3 173 71 8 27 157 3.13 .226 .257 .330 .587 15.5
1951 33 RW SP 21 6 .778 36 36 5 2 0 263.7 210 59 11 33 219 2.01 .214 .243 .316 .559 27.1
1952 34 RW SP 17 10 .630 34 34 3 0 0 236.7 203 63 4 36 173 2.40 .224 .267 .343 .610 18.0
1953 35 RW SP 12 8 .600 30 30 1 1 0 200.7 174 60 2 40 143 2.69 .232 .281 .330 .611 15.0
1954 36 RW SP 25 7 .781 39 39 3 3 0 285.0 216 68 7 49 186 2.15 .207 .257 .314 .572 27.6
1955 37 RW SP 14 6 .700 32 32 2 1 0 207.7 195 66 9 47 130 2.86 .247 .304 .382 .685 17.4
1956 38 RW SP 4 12 .250 30 17 0 0 0 100.7 135 70 12 28 53 6.26 .319 .368 .511 .879 0.0
    AAA   3 0 1.000 8 2 0 0 0 21.3 16 1 0 5 23 0.42 .203 .250 .241 .491  
12 Years Sim 176 119 .597 399 385 34 15 0 2584.3 2349 936 171 502 1822 3.26 .238 .284 .381 .664 180.2
1 Years AAA 3 0 1.000 8 2 0 0 0 21.3 16 1 0 5 23 0.42 .203 .250 .241 .491  
Season Average 14 9 .609 33 32 2 1 0 215.4 195 78 14 41 151 3.26 .238 .284 .381 .664  
Career Highs 25 18 .781 39 39 5 3 0 285.0 232 126 32 68 219 6.26 .319 .368 .511 .879  
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   1835 690 121 390 1316   .246 .284 .390 .673
vs LH   514 246 50 112 506   .212 .247 .353 .600
Home 84 61 .579 200 190 14 6 0 1312.6 1198 491 91 249 918 3.37 .238 .274 .383 .657
Away 92 58 .613 199 195 20 9 0 1271.6 1151 445 80 253 904 3.15 .238 .276 .378 .654
Mar/Apr 31 21 .596 72 72 6 4 0 473.0 431 173 24 104 337 3.29 .241 .282 .355 .638
May 35 22 .614 73 73 7 5 0 477.6 427 173 27 98 327 3.26 .235 .274 .371 .645
June 32 17 .653 61 60 6 1 0 407.6 368 137 27 83 282 3.02 .236 .274 .385 .660
July 24 17 .585 68 56 4 2 0 406.0 368 141 27 72 300 3.13 .236 .270 .384 .654
August 31 20 .608 65 65 5 2 0 447.0 396 155 36 64 306 3.12 .233 .261 .380 .641
Sep/Oct 23 22 .511 60 59 9 2 0 373.0 359 157 30 81 270 3.79 .249 .289 .416 .705
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 27 PB HL 22 37 2 4 0 0 0 4 0 0 2 12 .108 .150 .108 .258 -0.2 0.0
  HR HL 14 26 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 12 .038 .038 .077 .115 -1.9 0.0
  TOT   36 63 2 5 1 0 0 5 0 0 2 24 .079 .106 .095 .201 -2.1 0.0
1946 28 HR HL 35 67 3 5 3 0 0 2 0 1 4 23 .075 .125 .119 .244 -1.8 0.0
1947 29 HR HL 34 77 13 10 4 0 2 14 1 0 7 23 .130 .202 .260 .462 3.6 0.0
1948 30 HR HL 36 75 4 10 0 2 0 9 0 1 3 23 .133 .163 .187 .349 1.7 0.0
1949 31 HR HL 29 71 5 13 4 2 0 5 0 0 3 27 .183 .216 .296 .512 3.8 0.0
1950 32 HR HL 29 68 10 19 9 1 1 4 0 0 1 24 .279 .290 .485 .775 8.9 1.8
1951 33 RW SP 38 95 4 13 3 0 0 4 1 0 0 34 .137 .137 .168 .305 -0.5 0.0
1952 34 RW SP 34 80 3 5 2 1 0 3 2 0 4 36 .063 .106 .113 .218 -1.3 0.0
1953 35 RW SP 30 65 3 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 33 .062 .129 .062 .190 -2.0 0.0
1954 36 RW SP 39 90 6 5 1 0 1 6 0 0 7 36 .056 .124 .100 .224 -2.1 0.0
1955 37 RW SP 32 60 5 7 1 1 1 4 0 0 5 30 .117 .185 .217 .401 2.3 0.0
1956 38 RW SP 30 21 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 7 .095 .174 .095 .269 0.1 0.0
12 Years Sim 402 832 59 98 28 7 5 56 4 2 43 320 .118 .160 .186 .347 10.5 1.8
162 Game Average 335 23 39 11 2 2 22 1 0 17 128 .118 .160 .186 .347 4.2  
Career Highs 39 95 13 19 9 2 2 14 2 1 7 36 .279 .290 .485 .775 8.9  
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   558 45 72 20 7 4 39 4 2 31 200 .129 .174 .211 .386 11.9
vs LH   274 14 26 8 0 1 17 0 0 12 120 .095 .131 .135 .267 -4.0
Home 201 386 24 42 14 1 1 26 1 1 25 146 .109 .162 .158 .320 0.9
Away 201 446 35 56 14 6 4 30 3 1 18 174 .126 .159 .211 .370 7.0
RISP   205 0 25 7 3 1 47 0 0 6 92 .122 .144 .200 .344 1.4
Close/Late   22 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 8 .091 .130 .227 .358 0.2
Mar/Apr 73 149 8 23 7 1 1 15 0 0 7 52 .154 .190 .235 .425 4.8
May 73 154 12 16 7 1 0 8 0 0 8 59 .104 .147 .162 .310 -0.4
June 62 130 11 17 3 0 1 11 2 2 10 55 .131 .193 .177 .370 2.4
July 68 124 11 12 3 0 3 8 0 0 6 53 .097 .137 .194 .331 0.8
August 65 146 6 15 4 1 0 7 1 0 9 46 .103 .155 .144 .299 -0.4
Sep/Oct 60 129 11 15 4 4 0 7 1 0 3 55 .116 .135 .209 .345 0.8
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 27 PB HL P 21 21 124.0 8 24 6 2 .842 2.32 0 0 .000 0  
  HR HL P 13 13 76.3 5 15 3 1 .870 2.36 0 0 .000 0  
  TOT   P 34 34 200.3 13 39 9 3 .852 2.34    
1946 28 HR HL P 35 35 204.3 20 39 1 2 .983 2.60 0 0 .000 0  
1947 29 HR HL P 34 34 233.0 18 38 5 1 .918 2.16 0 0 .000 0  
1948 30 HR HL P 36 36 245.0 12 47 5 3 .922 2.17 0 0 .000 0  
1949 31 HR HL P 29 29 203.0 13 35 2 2 .960 2.13 0 0 .000 0  
1950 32 HR HL P 29 29 204.3 13 39 5 0 .912 2.29 0 0 .000 0  
1951 33 RW SP P 36 36 263.7 12 55 7 3 .905 2.29 0 0 .000 0  
    C 1 0 2.7 2 0 0 0 1.000 6.77 0 0 .000 1 0.0
1952 34 RW SP P 34 34 236.7 17 42 3 2 .952 2.24 0 0 .000 0  
1953 35 RW SP P 30 30 200.7 10 39 0 0 1.000 2.20 0 0 .000 0  
1954 36 RW SP P 39 39 285.0 22 49 6 3 .922 2.24 0 0 .000 0  
1955 37 RW SP P 32 32 207.7 16 34 4 2 .926 2.17 0 0 .000 0  
1956 38 RW SP P 30 17 100.7 4 24 4 1 .875 2.50 0 0 .000 0  
  P 398 385 2584.3 170 480 51 22 .927 2.26 0 0 .000 0  
  C 1 0 2.7 2 0 0 0 1.000 6.77 0 0 .000 1 0.0
Career Totals   399 385 2586.9 172 480 51 22 .927 2.27 0 0 .000 1  
Career Highs   39 39 285.0 22 55 9 3 1.000 2.60 0 0 .000 1  
Post-Season Pitching Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Post Season MVP Award.
Year Age Tm Lg W L Pct G GS CG SHO SV IP H ER HR BB SO ERA OAVG OOBP OSLG OOPS
1945 27 HR HL 2 0 1.000 4 4 1 0 0 28.3 21 8 2 6 20 2.54 .208 .252 .337 .589
1946 28 HR HL 1 0 1.000 4 4 0 0 0 26.7 27 15 2 8 23 5.06 .255 .307 .434 .741
1951 33 RW SP 5 0 1.000 5 5 1 1 0 37.0 29 7 0 0 25 1.70 .212 .212 .299 .511
1952 34 RW SP 1 1 .500 2 2 1 0 0 15.0 11 3 0 4 9 1.80 .208 .263 .283 .546
1953 35 RW SP 1 0 1.000 1 1 0 0 0 7.7 7 5 1 3 5 5.87 .241 .313 .586 .899
1954 36 RW SP 0 0 .000 1 1 0 0 0 6.0 8 5 0 2 4 7.50 .320 .370 .480 .850
1955 37 RW SP 1 1 .500 3 3 2 0 0 24.0 25 10 4 2 11 3.75 .266 .281 .468 .749
Career Post-Season Pitching 11 2 .846 20 20 5 1 0 144.7 128 53 9 25 97 3.30 .235 .268 .383 .652
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 27 HR HL 4 9 2 2 0 2 0 1 0 0 2 3 .222 .364 .667 1.030
1946 28 HR HL 4 8 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 2 .125 .222 .250 .472
1951 33 RW SP 5 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 4 .000 .125 .000 .125
1952 34 RW SP 2 7 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .143 .143 .143 .286
1953 35 RW SP 1 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 .333 .500 .333 .833
1954 36 RW SP 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
1955 37 RW SP 3 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000
Career Post-Season Batting 20 51 2 5 1 2 0 3 0 0 6 13 .098 .193 .196 .389
Pitching Leaderboards     Help
Top 10 finishes. Stats are Year-Rank-Value. League leaders are in bold.
Season Rankings are League Based.
ERA
1948-5-3.12
1949-1-2.35
1950-7-3.13
1951-2-2.01
1952-5-2.40
1953-5-2.69
1954-2-2.15
1955-6-2.86
CAR-45-3.26
Wins
1947-1-17
1948-5-16
1949-5-16
1950-10-15
1951-2-21
1952-3-17
1954-1-25
CAR-10-176
Losses
1945-3-18
1946-5-15
1948-7-14
CAR-31-119
Winning Pct
1949-2-.696
1950-3-.714
1951-3-.778
1952-9-.630
1954-1-.781
1955-5-.700
CAR-41-.597
Games Started
1945-7-34
1946-3-35
1947-7-34
1948-2-36
1951-1-36
1952-6-34
1954-1-39
CAR-19-385
Complete Games
1947-3-5
1948-4-5
1949-7-3
1950-4-4
1951-4-5
1952-8-3
1954-7-3
1955-9-2
CAR-7-34
Shutouts
1946-6-1
1948-1-3
1949-1-3
1950-9-1
1951-3-2
1953-8-1
1954-1-3
1955-3-1
CAR-7-15
Innings Pitched
1947-4-233.0
1948-5-245.0
1951-2-263.7
1952-4-236.7
1954-1-285.0
CAR-15-2584.3
Hits Allowed
1946-2-232
1947-4-227
1951-7-210
1954-7-216
CAR-21-2349
Homeruns Allowed
1945-6-32
1946-6-27
1947-7-28
Strikeouts
CAR-40-1822
Walks per 9IP
1945-5-2.2
1947-6-2.1
1948-1-1.3
1949-8-1.6
1950-4-1.2
1951-2-1.1
1952-6-1.4
Hits per 9IP
1948-8-7.8
1949-3-6.9
1950-7-7.6
1951-5-7.2
1952-10-7.7
1953-10-7.8
1954-2-6.8
WHiP
1947-7-1.21
1948-1-1.02
1949-1-0.94
1950-2-0.98
1951-2-0.92
1952-6-1.01
1953-7-1.07
1954-2-0.93
CAR-33-1.10
OAVG
1948-7-.229
1949-3-.210
1950-7-.226
1951-5-.214
1952-6-.224
1953-9-.232
1954-2-.207
OOBP
1947-10-.301
1948-1-.268
1949-2-.256
1950-2-.257
1951-2-.243
1952-8-.267
1953-9-.281
1954-4-.257
CAR-45-.284
OSLG
1949-4-.329
1950-5-.330
1951-3-.316
1952-8-.343
1953-6-.330
1954-4-.314
OOPS
1948-5-.649
1949-2-.585
1950-1-.587
1951-2-.559
1952-5-.610
1953-6-.611
1954-2-.572
 
   Black Ink Test: 25    (Avg Pitcher in HOF ~ 12)
   Gray Ink Test: 152    (Avg Pitcher in HOF ~ 56)
   Hall of Fame Standards: 50    (Avg Pitcher in HOF ~ 40)
 
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History
Drafted in 5th round, 120th overall pick, by Point Breeze in 1945
Earned first career win on 4/23/1945
Had first career hit on 5/5/1945, off Dennis Reith (JC)
Traded from Point Breeze to Hood River on 7/30/1945 (Going to PB: 3B W. Vanhouten, P S. Clegg, P J. Burdett. Going to HR: P K. Halpin)
Won Kennel Cup with Hood River in 1945
Won Kennel Cup with Hood River in 1946
Won Gold Glove at Pitcher in 1946.Hit first career homerun on 6/16/1947, off David Emerson (PB)
Was selected to the 1948 Allstar game
Won Player of the Week award on 4/14/1949, winning 2 gamesgames with a 0.54 ERA
Won Pitcher of the Month award on 6/1/1949, going 6-0, 2.42
Was selected to the 1949 Allstar game
Injured on 9/3/1949 with a Fractured Elbow, out for 8 weeks
Signed as a free agent by Red Willow on 2/4/1951 to a 5-year deal worth $11,065,800 per year
Won Pitcher of the Month award on 6/1/1951, going 4-1, 1.38
Was selected to the 1951 Allstar game
Won Pitcher of the Month award on 9/1/1951, going 6-0, 1.11
Won Kennel Cup with Red Willow in 1951
Won Cy Young Award in 1951, going 21-6, 2.01 ERA
Was selected to the 1952 Allstar game
Won Pitcher of the Month award on 9/1/1952, going 3-1, 1.35
Pitched NO-HITTER against Kendall on 5/25/1954, striking out 4
Won Pitcher of the Month award on 7/1/1954, going 4-1, 1.16
Was selected to the 1954 Allstar game
Injured on 9/30/1954 with a Pulled Elbow Ligament, out for one week
Won Cy Young Award in 1954, going 25-7, 2.15 ERA
Was selected to the 1955 Allstar game
Won Pitcher of the Month award on 8/1/1955, going 3-0, 1.00