Bobbie
Hughes
 
Nickname: Beetle
 
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Height: 0' 0''
Weight: 195
 
Born: July 26, 1932 in Oakton
 
Awards & Accomplishments
Kennel Cups Won 1959    1964   
Rookie of the Year 1958   
Gold Glove 1961   
All-Star Selections 1959    1960   
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
1957 24 RW SP    
1958 25 RW SP $ 300,000  
OOTP5 Min Ratings    
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 300,000  
                                             
  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 26 RW SP $ 300,000  
1960 27 RW SP $ 300,000  
1961 28 RW SP $ 300,000  
1962 29 RW SP $ 1,921,429  
1963 30 RW SP $ 1,921,429  
1964 31 RW SP $ 1,921,429  
OOTP6 Min Ratings $ 300,000  
OOTP6 Max Ratings $ 1,921,429  
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
1957 24 AAA   71 272 40 84 9 0 12 49 1 2 27 75 .309 .371 .474 .846 45.9  
    A   9 10 3 6 0 0 2 3 0 0 1 1 .600 .636 1.200 1.836 4.8  
1958 25 RW SP 148 548 64 155 16 4 12 63 6 5 46 112 .283 .345 .392 .738 69.5 10.6
1959 26 RW SP 141 533 112 184 36 2 23 100 3 3 58 25 .345 .409 .550 .958 106.4 25.0
1960 27 RW SP 145 583 96 179 31 3 25 114 7 1 51 40 .307 .361 .499 .860 101.2 20.3
1961 28 RW SP 152 547 72 148 22 1 16 70 3 1 59 37 .271 .346 .402 .748 74.8 12.0
1962 29 RW SP 72 283 26 74 8 1 5 41 2 0 18 43 .261 .310 .350 .660 30.7 3.2
1963 30 RW SP 128 459 63 112 12 2 8 54 6 1 48 59 .244 .317 .331 .648 50.7 5.7
1964 31 RW SP 146 559 66 156 15 2 8 64 5 1 26 37 .279 .317 .356 .673 61.0 10.1
7 Years Sim 932 3512 499 1008 140 15 97 506 32 12 306 353 .287 .347 .418 .765 494.3 86.8
1 Years AAA 71 272 40 84 9 0 12 49 1 2 27 75 .309 .371 .474 .845 45.9  
1 Years A 9 10 3 6 0 0 2 3 0 0 1 1 .600 .583 1.200 1.783 4.8  
2 Years Minors 80 282 43 90 9 0 14 52 1 2 28 76 .319 .379 .500 .879 50.8  
162 Game Average 610 86 175 24 2 16 87 5 2 53 61 .287 .347 .418 .765 85.9  
Career Highs 152 583 112 184 36 4 25 114 7 5 59 112 .345 .409 .550 .958 106.4  
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   2644 376 760 107 14 74 394 29 6 220 272 .287 .345 .422 .768 377.9
vs LH   868 123 248 33 1 23 112 3 6 86 81 .286 .352 .406 .757 121.8
Home 460 1690 233 474 63 4 41 241 14 7 142 177 .280 .341 .395 .736 223.4
Away 472 1822 266 534 77 11 56 265 18 5 164 176 .293 .352 .440 .792 276.3
RISP   960 0 276 37 4 25 407 0 0 103 108 .288 .351 .413 .763 141.2
Pinch Hitting   31 2 7 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 .226 .242 .258 .500 1.8
Close/Late   455 61 141 14 1 9 75 0 0 46 50 .310 .373 .404 .778 68.1
Mar/Apr 145 547 78 145 23 2 14 65 3 2 47 68 .265 .327 .391 .718 69.1
May 153 575 70 156 17 4 11 66 5 1 57 62 .271 .343 .372 .715 74.0
June 135 507 78 149 21 1 15 77 6 3 55 50 .294 .368 .428 .796 78.2
July 142 543 90 169 22 2 18 90 3 1 41 51 .311 .363 .459 .821 85.6
August 179 665 88 196 31 3 19 117 6 0 53 70 .295 .341 .436 .777 98.4
Sep/Oct 178 675 95 193 26 3 20 91 9 5 53 52 .286 .342 .422 .765 94.4
Fielding Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Gold Glove.
Year Age Tm Lg Pos G GS IP PO A E DP FPct RF RSA RTO RTO% PB DWS
1958 25 RW SP C 146 144 1299.0 986 69 11 1 .990 7.31 149 41 .275 2 3.3
    1B 1 0 0.3 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
1959 26 RW SP C 139 130 1175.3 1020 73 10 2 .991 8.37 164 55 .335 7 5.7
1960 27 RW SP C 141 141 1264.3 962 87 18 3 .983 7.47 218 61 .280 0 6.7
1961 28 RW SP C 148 141 1273.7 1023 86 13 3 .988 7.84 174 61 .351 2 8.5
1962 29 RW SP C 71 71 628.0 469 47 5 0 .990 7.39 107 36 .336 1 3.8
1963 30 RW SP C 87 86 759.0 570 49 9 5 .986 7.34 95 29 .305 0 5.6
    1B 40 38 333.7 365 29 3 27 .992 10.63 0 0 .000 0 0.5
1964 31 RW SP C 144 142 1265.7 990 78 15 0 .986 7.59 154 55 .357 1 7.8
    1B 1 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  C 876 855 7665.0 6020 489 81 14 .988 7.64 1061 338 .319 13 41.4
  1B 42 38 336.0 365 29 3 27 .992 10.55 0 0 .000 0 0.5
Career Totals   918 893 8001.0 6385 518 84 41 .988 7.76 1061 338 .319 13 41.9
Career Highs   148 144 1299.3 1023 87 18 32 .991 8.37 218 61 .357 7  
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
1959 26 RW SP 15 60 15 21 2 2 3 12 0 0 4 4 .350 .394 .600 .994
1960 27 RW SP 5 24 2 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .292 .320 .333 .653
1961 28 RW SP 4 15 1 4 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 1 .267 .313 .267 .579
1962 29 RW SP 11 40 6 13 1 0 1 7 0 0 5 8 .325 .413 .425 .838
1964 31 RW SP 14 49 4 17 2 0 1 8 0 0 1 4 .347 .360 .449 .809
Career Post-Season Batting 49 188 28 62 6 2 5 29 0 0 12 19 .330 .374 .463 .837
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
1959-3-.345
On-Base Pct
1959-7-.409
Slugging Pct
1959-4-.550
OPS
1959-5-.958
Runs
1959-5-112
1960-10-96
Total Bases
1959-8-293
1960-10-291
Homeruns
1960-9-25
RBIs
1959-9-100
1960-4-114
       
 
   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 1st round, 1st overall pick, by Point Breeze in 1957
Traded from Point Breeze to Red Willow on 6/1/1957 (Going to RW: C B. Hughes. Going to PB: 3B T. Pecora)
Had first career hit (homerun) on 4/11/1958, off Eric Couto (RED)
Won Rookie of the Year in 1958, hitting .283 with 12 HR, 63 RBI
Was selected to the 1959 Allstar game
Had 5 hits with 5 RBI against Redsand on 7/19/1959
Won Player of the Week award on 8/18/1959, hitting .318 with 4 HR, 13 RBI
Won Batter of the Month award on 9/1/1959, hitting .323 with 7 HR, 30 RBI
Had 5 hits with 2 RBI against Twin Falls on 9/12/1959
Won Kennel Cup with Red Willow in 1959
Was selected to the 1960 Allstar game
Won Player of the Week award on 8/25/1960, hitting .520 with 2 HR, 11 RBI
Won Gold Glove at Catcher in 1961
Injured on 4/28/1962 with a Torn Calf Muscle, out for 7-8 weeks
1/26/1963: Gets a new one-year contract worth $1,921,429 through salary arbitration
Won Player of the Week award on 7/5/1963, hitting .650 with 2 HR, 6 RBI
1/26/1964: Gets a new one-year contract worth $1,921,429 through salary arbitration
Drove in 6 runs against Denton on 8/10/1964
Won Kennel Cup with Red Willow in 1964
10/26/1964: Signed a contract extension with Red Willow, $2,500,000 per year, for 2 years