David
Kinder
 
Bats: Both
Throws: Right
Height: 0' 0''
Weight: 210
 
Born: October 20, 1934 in Usa
 
Awards & Accomplishments
Gold Glove 1964   
All-Star Selections 1964   
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
1954 19 JEN HL    
1955 20 JEN HL    
1956 21 JEN HL    
1957 22 JEN HL    
1958 23 JEN HL $ 300,000  
OOTP5 Min Ratings    
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 300,000  
                                             
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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 24 JEN HL $ 300,000  
1960 25 JEN HL $ 300,000  
1961 26 JEN HL $ 300,000  
1962 27 JEN HL $ 300,000  
1963 28 JEN HL $ 1,015,000  
1964 29 JEN HL $ 3,735,714  
OOTP6 Min Ratings $ 300,000  
OOTP6 Max Ratings $ 3,735,714  
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
1954 19 A   84 287 31 74 10 0 7 33 15 10 17 60 .258 .299 .366 .665 30.6  
1955 20 A   135 488 80 155 22 0 21 72 41 13 41 83 .318 .371 .492 .862 87.3  
1956 21 AA   83 300 47 90 18 0 9 40 15 11 18 54 .300 .340 .450 .790 42.6  
    A   54 205 29 60 6 0 6 20 12 5 23 31 .293 .364 .410 .774 31.4  
1957 22 AAA   23 85 6 31 1 0 1 11 12 0 6 13 .365 .407 .412 .818 15.7  
    AA   87 353 49 109 12 0 10 47 32 5 22 61 .309 .349 .428 .777 54.8  
1958 23 JEN HL 19 54 8 22 3 2 3 9 3 1 0 9 .407 .418 .704 1.122 13.2 3.2
    AAA   129 563 94 169 20 0 11 55 52 10 24 116 .300 .329 .394 .723 75.7  
1959 24 JEN HL 109 404 58 124 13 4 4 35 55 13 12 66 .307 .339 .389 .727 56.4 8.7
1960 25 JEN HL 136 434 74 128 12 6 14 51 63 18 18 69 .295 .327 .447 .774 66.7 11.6
1961 26 JEN HL 111 288 42 82 13 1 3 31 34 6 17 42 .285 .332 .368 .700 39.3 7.0
1962 27 JEN HL 119 269 37 76 10 2 5 44 24 10 13 33 .283 .317 .390 .707 33.9 4.1
1963 28 JEN HL 147 545 104 185 20 5 7 57 88 15 25 8 .339 .378 .433 .811 92.7 20.2
1964 29 JEN HL 141 561 110 199 28 7 7 74 90 28 34 8 .355 .401 .467 .868 101.7 23.2
7 Years Sim 782 2555 433 816 99 27 43 301 357 91 119 235 .319 .358 .430 .787 404.0 78.0
2 Years AAA 152 648 100 200 21 0 12 66 64 10 30 129 .309 .347 .397 .743 91.4  
2 Years AA 170 653 96 199 30 0 19 87 47 16 40 115 .305 .346 .438 .784 97.3  
3 Years A 273 980 140 289 38 0 34 125 68 28 81 174 .295 .354 .438 .792 149.3  
7 Years Minors 595 2281 336 688 89 0 65 278 179 54 151 418 .302 .350 .426 .776 338.0  
162 Game Average 529 89 169 20 5 8 62 73 18 24 48 .319 .358 .430 .787 83.7  
Career Highs 147 561 110 199 28 7 14 74 90 28 34 69 .407 .418 .704 1.122 101.7  
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   1707 299 544 65 18 26 186 251 66 76 148 .319 .358 .424 .781 258.7
vs LH   848 134 272 34 9 17 115 106 25 43 87 .321 .358 .442 .800 134.7
Home 380 1208 212 383 44 10 20 135 176 42 61 111 .317 .357 .420 .777 185.2
Away 402 1347 221 433 55 17 23 166 181 49 58 124 .321 .358 .439 .797 208.3
RISP   623 0 207 29 8 12 252 0 0 37 69 .332 .376 .462 .838 98.1
Pinch Hitting   89 18 27 1 1 2 16 7 3 4 10 .303 .344 .404 .748 11.8
Close/Late   287 57 87 10 4 6 40 0 1 12 37 .303 .333 .429 .762 38.1
Mar/Apr 93 316 64 98 13 4 10 38 52 7 13 37 .310 .345 .472 .817 54.0
May 120 413 65 123 13 2 7 55 63 8 20 35 .298 .334 .390 .724 59.8
June 143 488 72 151 20 7 8 50 56 21 20 45 .309 .346 .428 .775 69.0
July 130 441 78 144 24 4 6 59 58 22 15 39 .327 .357 .440 .797 65.1
August 129 394 69 135 14 5 4 36 64 10 27 38 .343 .393 .434 .827 69.7
Sep/Oct 167 503 85 165 15 5 8 63 64 23 24 41 .328 .368 .425 .794 75.9
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
1958 23 JEN HL 3B 11 9 73.7 7 20 0 1 1.000 3.30   0.4
    1B 7 6 53.0 63 0 0 9 1.000 10.70   0.1
1959 24 JEN HL 1B 76 76 615.3 690 67 3 56 .996 11.07   1.3
    3B 34 32 253.7 14 53 2 2 .971 2.38   0.8
    2B 6 0 7.0 2 1 1 0 .750 3.86   0.0
    SS 1 0 3.0 1 1 0 0 1.000 6.00   0.0
1960 25 JEN HL 3B 64 63 519.7 32 119 2 16 .987 2.62   2.3
    1B 50 49 399.0 457 31 3 33 .994 11.01   1.0
    2B 13 0 31.0 4 8 0 0 1.000 3.48   0.1
    SS 2 0 4.0 2 2 0 2 1.000 9.00   0.1
1961 26 JEN HL 3B 39 34 296.0 24 62 3 0 .966 2.61   1.1
    2B 39 18 203.3 31 87 2 16 .983 5.22   1.4
    1B 18 14 123.0 146 14 0 9 1.000 11.71   0.3
    SS 2 0 10.0 1 4 0 1 1.000 4.50   0.1
    LF 1 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00   0.0
1962 27 JEN HL SS 73 59 525.0 67 196 6 33 .978 4.51   2.4
    2B 5 0 11.0 2 3 0 1 1.000 4.09   0.0
    3B 4 0 8.0 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.13   0.0
    1B 4 0 4.7 7 0 0 1 1.000 13.52   0.0
1963 28 JEN HL SS 130 127 1099.3 171 451 14 93 .978 5.09   7.0
    2B 8 4 45.3 9 22 0 6 1.000 6.15   0.3
    1B 2 0 9.0 6 0 0 1 1.000 6.00   0.0
    3B 2 0 4.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 2.25   0.0
1964 29 JEN HL SS 135 130 1169.3 181 488 23 78 .967 5.15   4.5
    2B 2 0 7.0 1 1 0 0 1.000 2.57   0.0
    3B 2 0 6.0 0 2 0 1 1.000 3.00   0.0
  SS 343 316 2810.7 423 1142 43 207 .973 5.01   14.1
  1B 157 145 1204.0 1369 112 6 109 .996 11.07   2.7
  3B 156 138 1161.0 78 257 7 20 .980 2.60   4.7
  2B 73 22 304.7 49 122 3 23 .983 5.05   2.0
  LF 1 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00   0.0
Career Totals   730 621 5482.3 1919 1633 59 359 .984 5.83   23.4
Career Highs   142 131 1182.3 707 491 23 100 1.000 8.49    
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 24 JEN HL 4 15 3 2 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 3 .133 .188 .133 .321
1960 25 JEN HL 6 11 1 2 0 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 .182 .250 .182 .432
1961 26 JEN HL 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 1.000
1962 27 JEN HL 5 7 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .143 .143 .143 .286
1963 28 JEN HL 11 45 7 19 2 0 0 8 7 2 0 2 .422 .438 .467 .904
1964 29 JEN HL 8 38 5 14 2 1 0 5 6 4 3 2 .368 .415 .474 .888
Career Post-Season Batting 36 118 17 39 4 1 0 15 18 7 4 8 .331 .365 .381 .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
1963-6-.339
1964-3-.355
On-Base Pct
1964-5-.401
OPS
1964-9-.868
Runs
1963-9-104
1964-6-110
Hits
1964-6-199
Singles
1963-5-153
1964-4-157
Triples
1964-9-7
Stolen Bases
1959-9-55
1960-5-63
1963-2-88
1964-2-90
CAR-28-357
Caught Stealing
1964-5-28
     
 
   Black Ink Test: 0    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 48)
   Gray Ink Test: 26    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 130)
   Hall of Fame Standards: 42    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 54)
 
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  4. Anthony Entz (899)
  5. Matthew Brassard (887)
  6. Brian Prater (873)
  7. Norman Grabowski (873)
  8. Robert Maitland (872)
  9. John Hittle (871)
  10. Melvin Bernier (870)
History
Drafted in 4th round, 78th overall pick, by Jenton in 1954
Injured on 8/31/1954 with a Blister On Finger, out for 5 days
Injured on 6/27/1955 with a Tight Knee, out for one week
Injured on 7/25/1955 with a Pulled Abdominal Muscle, out for one week
Injured on 8/6/1955 with a Strained Elbow Ligament, out for 1-2 weeks
Had first career hit on 9/2/1958, off Bill Preas (BLA)
Hit first career homerun on 9/2/1958, off Bill Preas (BLA)
Injured on 10/2/1958 with a Broken Knee, out for full season
Had 5 hits with 1 RBI against Blackwood on 4/30/1962
1/26/1963: Gets a new one-year contract worth $1,015,000 through salary arbitration
Had 5 hits with 5 RBI against Point Breeze on 10/7/1963
1/26/1964: Gets a new one-year contract worth $3,735,714 through salary arbitration
Had 5 hits with 2 RBI against Northampton on 7/2/1964
Was selected to the 1964 Allstar game
Had 24-game hitting streak snapped on 7/19/1964
Injured on 8/22/1964 with a Tender Elbow, out for 1-2 weeks
Had 29-game hitting streak snapped on 9/24/1964
Had 6 hits with 1 RBI against Cottonwood on 10/10/1964
Won Gold Glove at Shortstop in 1964