Harold
Killegrew
 
Nickname: Killer
 
Bats: Left
Throws: Left
Height: 0' 0''
Weight: 190
 
Born: June 11, 1929 in Usa
 
Awards & Accomplishments
Kennel Cups Won 1961   
All-Star Selections 1945    1946    1947    1948    1949    1950    1951    1952    1953    1954    1955    1958   
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
1948 19 BLA HL    
1949 20 BLA HL    
1950 21 BLA HL $ 300,000  
1951 22 BLA HL $ 300,000  
1952 23 BLA HL $ 300,000  
1953 24 GRE HL $ 1,893,214  
1954 25 GRE HL $ 1,893,214  
1955 26 GRE HL $ 3,406,429  
1956 27 GRE HL $ 6,500,000  
1957 28 BLA HL $ 6,500,000  
1958 29 BLA HL $ 6,500,000  
OOTP5 Min Ratings    
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 6,500,000  
                                             
  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 30 JC HL $ 9,600,000  
1960 31 JC HL $ 9,600,000  
1961 32 JC HL $ 9,600,000  
1962 33 JC HL $ 9,600,000  
1963 34 RIT SP $ 300,000  
1964 35 SB HL $ 2,000,000  
OOTP6 Min Ratings $ 300,000  
OOTP6 Max Ratings $ 9,600,000  
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
1948 19 A   138 581 93 199 25 1 23 83 18 8 45 116 .343 .390 .508 .898 106.5  
1949 20 AA   137 573 68 147 35 1 16 71 12 5 36 118 .257 .300 .405 .705 68.7  
1950 21 BLA HL 22 42 3 9 0 0 1 4 1 1 0 7 .214 .214 .286 .500 1.9 0.0
    AA   101 402 61 119 22 2 21 62 11 8 26 89 .296 .339 .517 .856 66.3  
1951 22 BLA HL 89 256 31 71 11 3 4 24 3 2 10 50 .277 .309 .391 .699 30.2 2.9
1952 23 BLA HL 154 614 93 190 30 8 17 84 22 8 22 93 .309 .336 .467 .804 93.8 13.3
1953 24 GRE HL 160 620 99 186 40 8 16 104 10 6 24 89 .300 .335 .468 .803 90.1 17.1
1954 25 GRE HL 157 597 82 167 28 7 24 78 8 4 23 84 .280 .311 .471 .782 83.9 14.9
1955 26 GRE HL 154 577 97 182 44 6 31 107 12 9 32 64 .315 .349 .574 .923 107.1 22.3
1956 27 GRE HL 155 579 67 157 33 7 10 67 11 8 30 93 .271 .313 .404 .717 70.7 10.4
1957 28 GRE HL 68 274 39 87 17 5 12 56 6 5 10 36 .318 .344 .547 .891 47.2 9.2
  BLA HL 46 169 23 52 6 2 5 24 3 3 10 28 .308 .348 .456 .804 25.2 3.6
  TOT   114 443 62 139 23 7 17 80 9 8 20 64 .314 .345 .512 .858 72.4 12.8
    AAA   11 42 11 18 3 0 2 14 3 1 6 5 .429 .500 .643 1.143 11.5  
1958 29 BLA HL 156 594 96 175 28 8 19 97 19 10 44 89 .295 .348 .465 .812 91.0 13.1
1959 30 JC HL 154 539 77 169 31 5 23 87 5 3 42 89 .314 .364 .518 .882 95.4 15.4
1960 31 JC HL 148 441 59 121 32 4 9 59 1 1 43 76 .274 .347 .426 .774 63.9 10.3
1961 32 JC HL 151 520 79 156 25 3 26 111 2 0 32 63 .300 .347 .510 .857 89.9 15.5
1962 33 JC HL 159 612 73 156 24 3 24 86 2 1 28 98 .255 .296 .422 .718 69.4 6.6
1963 34 RIT SP 115 134 27 39 7 0 4 25 0 0 11 22 .291 .349 .433 .782 19.0 3.6
1964 35 SB HL 138 263 39 82 20 1 6 43 2 0 16 48 .312 .352 .464 .816 39.0 6.6
15 Years Sim 2026 6831 984 1999 376 70 231 1056 107 61 377 1029 .293 .334 .470 .804 1017.7 164.7
1 Years AAA 11 42 11 18 3 0 2 14 3 1 6 5 .429 .500 .643 1.143 11.5  
2 Years AA 238 975 129 266 57 3 37 133 23 13 62 207 .273 .320 .451 .771 134.9  
1 Years A 138 581 93 199 25 1 23 83 18 8 45 116 .343 .394 .508 .902 106.5  
4 Years Minors 387 1598 233 483 85 4 62 230 44 22 113 328 .302 .352 .477 .829 252.9  
162 Game Average 546 78 159 30 5 18 84 8 4 30 82 .293 .334 .470 .804 81.4  
Career Highs 160 620 99 190 44 8 31 111 22 10 44 98 .315 .364 .574 .923 107.1  
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   4800 717 1448 267 56 178 781 84 45 297 720 .302 .347 .492 .839 760.2
vs LH   2031 267 551 109 14 53 275 23 16 80 309 .271 .303 .417 .720 241.0
Home 1018 3368 505 992 194 31 119 532 46 32 184 515 .295 .336 .477 .813 499.8
Away 1008 3463 479 1007 182 39 112 524 61 29 193 514 .291 .332 .463 .795 501.4
RISP   1795 0 534 109 17 63 774 0 0 148 279 .297 .347 .482 .829 288.6
Pinch Hitting   302 53 96 19 3 8 60 2 0 26 51 .318 .376 .480 .856 50.7
Close/Late   846 122 259 53 10 36 138 0 0 78 130 .306 .364 .520 .884 150.6
Mar/Apr 294 1001 144 283 44 17 40 180 12 4 49 148 .283 .320 .481 .800 146.6
May 310 1096 156 318 65 13 25 143 17 4 68 161 .290 .335 .442 .776 154.0
June 343 1174 155 354 78 11 35 161 22 12 55 187 .302 .336 .476 .812 173.1
July 301 996 161 314 61 9 38 180 21 12 59 148 .315 .358 .509 .867 165.5
August 372 1235 177 348 67 8 47 189 16 16 65 184 .282 .323 .463 .786 171.9
Sep/Oct 406 1329 191 382 61 12 46 203 19 13 81 201 .287 .336 .455 .791 190.0
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
1950 21 BLA HL LF 5 4 35.0 6 1 1 0 .875 1.80   0.1
    RF 7 2 26.0 5 0 0 0 1.000 1.73    
    CF 3 2 21.0 7 0 0 0 1.000 3.00    
1951 22 BLA HL LF 51 43 373.3 66 4 3 0 .959 1.69   0.6
    CF 8 8 64.0 15 1 1 0 .941 2.25    
    RF 10 5 48.3 13 0 1 0 .929 2.42    
1952 23 BLA HL LF 146 141 1237.0 301 10 9 1 .972 2.26   1.6
    RF 3 1 12.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.75    
    CF 2 0 4.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 2.25    
1953 24 GRE HL RF 156 154 1385.0 331 11 4 1 .988 2.22   3.7
    CF 2 0 3.0 2 0 0 0 1.000 6.00    
1954 25 GRE HL RF 100 97 878.0 193 2 3 1 .985 2.00   3.9
    CF 48 46 414.7 120 1 2 0 .984 2.63    
    LF 6 5 48.3 12 0 0 0 1.000 2.23    
1955 26 GRE HL RF 101 94 857.7 170 7 4 0 .978 1.86   3.3
    LF 50 48 430.7 90 2 4 0 .958 1.92    
    CF 1 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00    
1956 27 GRE HL RF 152 147 1323.7 281 5 8 0 .973 1.94   3.9
    2B 1 0 5.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.80   0.0
    CF 1 0 1.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 9.00    
1957 28 GRE HL RF 39 39 361.3 72 2 1 1 .987 1.84   1.8
    CF 27 26 232.9 61 2 2 0 .969 2.43   0.0
  BLA HL RF 27 26 227.1 46 2 0 0 1.000 1.90   0.9
    CF 18 18 146.4 38 2 1 0 .976 2.46   0.0
  TOT   RF 66 65 588.4 118 4 1 1 .992 1.87   2.7
      CF 45 44 379.3 99 4 3 0 .972 2.44   0.0
1958 29 BLA HL RF 156 147 1317.7 266 7 3 1 .989 1.86   3.7
1959 30 JC HL RF 148 140 1236.3 319 5 11 1 .967 2.36   4.1
    LF 3 0 3.7 2 0 0 0 1.000 4.92    
    CF 2 0 2.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 4.50    
1960 31 JC HL RF 108 96 903.7 214 8 8 1 .965 2.21   3.5
    LF 13 1 41.3 10 0 0 0 1.000 2.18    
    CF 14 0 29.0 11 0 0 0 1.000 3.41    
1961 32 JC HL RF 125 121 1083.3 298 3 3 2 .990 2.50   4.8
    LF 10 0 29.0 10 0 0 0 1.000 3.10    
    CF 8 0 18.0 6 0 0 0 1.000 3.00    
1962 33 JC HL RF 101 101 902.7 233 2 2 0 .992 2.34   4.7
    LF 56 56 507.7 128 4 5 0 .964 2.34    
    1B 1 0 1.0 2 0 0 0 1.000 18.00   0.0
1963 34 RIT SP CF 30 4 98.7 31 1 0 0 1.000 2.92   0.4
    LF 16 3 52.3 9 0 1 0 .900 1.55    
    RF 2 2 18.3 5 0 0 0 1.000 2.45    
1964 35 SB HL CF 63 40 372.0 117 1 3 1 .975 2.85   1.8
    RF 14 8 87.0 20 1 0 1 1.000 2.17    
    LF 2 1 11.0 2 1 0 0 1.000 2.45    
    SS 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00   0.0
  RF 1249 1180 10668.0 2467 55 48 9 .981 2.13   38.2
  LF 358 302 2769.3 636 22 23 1 .966 2.14   2.3
  CF 227 144 1408.6 411 8 9 1 .979 2.68   2.2
  2B 1 0 5.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.80   0.0
  SS 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00   0.0
  1B 1 0 1.0 2 0 0 0 1.000 18.00   0.0
Career Totals   1837 1626 14852.9 3517 85 80 11 .978 2.18   42.8
Career Highs   158 157 1411.3 363 11 11 2 .991 2.71    
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
1953 24 GRE HL 5 20 1 5 1 0 1 3 0 0 0 2 .250 .286 .450 .736
1954 25 GRE HL 3 13 2 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 4 .231 .333 .231 .564
1955 26 GRE HL 12 45 6 11 5 0 3 7 1 0 4 6 .244 .320 .556 .876
1958 29 BLA HL 3 13 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .077 .077 .077 .154
1961 32 JC HL 17 65 15 25 6 1 2 9 1 0 5 8 .385 .437 .600 1.037
1963 34 RIT SP 3 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 1.000
Career Post-Season Batting 43 158 25 46 12 1 6 20 2 0 9 23 .291 .349 .494 .843
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.
Slugging Pct
1955-5-.574
1959-9-.518
OPS
1955-7-.923
XR
1955-7-107.1
CAR-50-1017.7
Games
1953-1-160
1954-6-157
1958-8-156
1962-6-159
CAR-24-2026
At-Bats
1953-4-620
1954-9-597
CAR-28-6831
Runs
CAR-45-984
Hits
1952-7-190
1953-5-186
1955-8-182
CAR-28-1999
Total Bases
1955-4-331
CAR-32-3208
Singles
1952-8-135
CAR-27-1322
Doubles
1955-6-44
CAR-37-376
RBIs
1953-7-104
1955-7-107
1961-4-111
CAR-28-1056
 
 
   Black Ink Test: 1    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 48)
   Gray Ink Test: 35    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 130)
   Hall of Fame Standards: 35    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 54)
 
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History
Drafted in 1st round, 1st overall pick, by Blackwood in 1948
Had first career hit on 8/1/1950, off Paul Badgley (KIN)
Hit first career homerun on 9/5/1950, off Carey Welborn (COT)
Won Player of the Week award on 8/11/1952, hitting .500 with 1 HR, 12 RBI
Traded from Blackwood to Greenwood on 2/21/1953 (Going to GRE: LF H. Killegrew, P V. Holden. Going to BLA: RF M. Schubert, P S. Schaeffer)
Was selected to the 1953 Allstar game
Drove in 6 runs against Washburn on 7/7/1953
Had 5 hits with 3 RBI against Hood River on 7/9/1953
Won Player of the Week award on 7/14/1953, hitting .500 with 3 HR, 14 RBI
Was selected to the 1955 Allstar game
Traded from Greenwood to Blackwood on 7/31/1957 (Going to GRE: CF B. Lawhorn, 2B R. Lockley, LF S. Ewart. Going to BLA: RF H. Killegrew, P R. Groom, P R. Jacobi, P J. Utt)
Was selected to the 1958 Allstar game
Signed as a free agent by Jackson City on 2/2/1959 to a 4-year deal worth $9,600,000 per year
Won Player of the Week award on 7/14/1959, hitting .500 with 2 HR, 8 RBI
Had 22-game hitting streak snapped on 8/5/1959
Had 5 hits with 2 RBI against Kingsbury on 8/7/1959
Won Player of the Week award on 9/8/1959, hitting .458 with 1 HR, 6 RBI
Won Kennel Cup with Jackson City in 1961
Won Player of the Week award on 5/10/1962, hitting .440 with 3 HR, 8 RBI
Signed as a free agent by Ritchford on 2/14/1963 to a 2-year deal worth $1,000,000 per year
Signed as a free agent by St. Bernard on 2/7/1964 to a 1-year deal worth $2,000,000 per year
Injured on 7/6/1964 with a Sore Back, out for one week