Jeff
Krouse
 
Bats: Left
Throws: Right
Height: 0' 0''
Weight: 235
 
Born: July 26, 1924 in Usa
 
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 20 JC HL    
1946 21 SB HL    
1947 22 SB HL $ 300,000  
1948 23 SB HL $ 300,000  
1949 24 SB HL $ 300,000  
1950 25 SB HL $ 1,160,357  
1951 26 SB HL $ 1,343,571  
1952 27 SB HL $ 1,343,571  
1953 28 SB HL $ 1,111,500  
1954 29 SB HL $ 1,111,500  
1955 30 SB HL $ 1,111,500  
1956 31 HIN SP $ 300,000  
OOTP5 Min Ratings    
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 1,343,571  
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 20 A   136 546 56 160 18 1 9 39 8 1 30 142 .293 .330 .379 .709 67.2  
1946 21 AAA   17 68 7 16 0 0 0 2 1 1 2 19 .235 .257 .235 .492 3.5  
    AA   97 396 44 114 17 2 9 47 2 5 15 85 .288 .314 .409 .723 47.1  
    A   24 89 14 22 6 0 2 18 2 0 12 22 .247 .337 .382 .719 12.2  
1947 22 SB HL 43 51 8 17 4 1 2 5 0 0 3 11 .333 .370 .569 .939 9.4 2.0
    AAA   80 323 19 89 21 2 4 33 3 1 15 82 .276 .308 .390 .698 36.8  
1948 23 SB HL 153 532 71 159 15 5 11 53 0 1 26 82 .299 .337 .408 .745 69.4 12.0
1949 24 SB HL 157 600 74 194 32 7 9 62 1 0 32 100 .323 .363 .445 .808 89.7 15.0
1950 25 SB HL 157 608 75 178 29 3 9 64 1 0 31 111 .293 .332 .395 .727 73.5 10.7
1951 26 SB HL 156 617 82 172 38 7 15 67 4 0 19 77 .279 .306 .436 .742 79.3 10.3
1952 27 SB HL 156 608 82 176 32 7 16 70 1 2 24 102 .289 .328 .444 .772 82.9 14.8
1953 28 SB HL 152 594 66 177 31 2 14 61 1 2 23 69 .298 .337 .428 .765 81.2 14.2
1954 29 SB HL 151 573 64 163 28 3 12 61 1 0 19 84 .284 .309 .407 .716 68.5 9.7
1955 30 SB HL 142 491 55 122 29 7 6 55 1 0 24 80 .248 .288 .373 .661 46.1 4.1
1956 31 AAA   110 208 21 62 16 1 3 21 3 3 12 34 .298 .336 .428 .764 27.5  
9 Years Sim 1267 4674 577 1358 238 42 94 498 10 5 201 716 .291 .326 .420 .746 599.9 92.7
3 Years AAA 207 599 47 167 37 3 7 56 7 5 29 135 .279 .319 .386 .705 67.9  
1 Years AA 97 396 44 114 17 2 9 47 2 5 15 85 .288 .317 .409 .726 47.1  
2 Years A 160 635 70 182 24 1 11 57 10 1 42 164 .287 .338 .380 .718 79.4  
6 Years Minors 464 1630 161 463 78 6 27 160 19 11 86 384 .284 .326 .389 .715 194.4  
162 Game Average 597 73 173 30 5 12 63 1 0 25 91 .291 .326 .420 .746 76.7  
Career Highs 157 617 82 194 38 7 16 70 4 2 32 111 .333 .370 .569 .939 89.7  
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   3230 417 984 180 26 68 377 8 4 151 455 .305 .341 .440 .781 445.4
vs LH   1444 160 374 58 16 26 121 2 1 50 261 .259 .293 .375 .668 147.2
Home 630 2287 275 677 130 21 38 237 5 3 97 357 .296 .332 .421 .753 292.5
Away 637 2387 302 681 108 21 56 261 5 2 104 359 .285 .321 .419 .739 300.1
RISP   1047 0 295 56 7 24 381 0 0 54 165 .282 .315 .417 .732 132.3
Pinch Hitting   115 15 37 7 1 6 20 0 0 5 16 .322 .355 .557 .912 20.4
Close/Late   522 38 149 23 6 8 50 0 0 20 90 .285 .322 .398 .720 61.3
Mar/Apr 194 683 80 195 36 6 11 77 0 1 31 93 .286 .323 .404 .727 82.4
May 216 834 114 268 50 7 15 88 2 0 38 96 .321 .361 .452 .813 121.8
June 206 778 89 220 38 3 19 76 1 1 37 133 .283 .322 .413 .735 96.7
July 194 739 93 202 28 11 14 73 1 1 34 115 .273 .311 .398 .709 86.1
August 221 806 83 212 28 8 13 67 2 0 22 140 .263 .288 .366 .654 79.5
Sep/Oct 236 834 118 261 58 7 22 117 4 2 39 139 .313 .348 .478 .826 126.1
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
1947 22 SB HL 3B 7 5 45.0 3 6 0 0 1.000 1.80   0.1
1948 23 SB HL 3B 139 135 1142.3 83 242 14 26 .959 2.56   2.4
1949 24 SB HL 3B 157 150 1307.7 91 255 27 23 .928 2.38   2.4
1950 25 SB HL 3B 155 149 1306.3 90 308 27 20 .936 2.74   2.9
1951 26 SB HL 3B 150 141 1283.3 89 301 30 24 .929 2.74   3.5
1952 27 SB HL 3B 154 145 1306.7 89 314 26 25 .939 2.78   3.9
1953 28 SB HL 3B 149 144 1258.3 104 271 30 26 .926 2.68   3.6
    1B 2 2 19.0 24 0 0 3 1.000 11.37   0.0
1954 29 SB HL 3B 147 145 1228.3 86 282 23 37 .941 2.70   3.6
1955 30 SB HL 3B 138 120 1081.3 75 246 20 20 .941 2.67   2.5
  3B 1196 1134 9959.3 710 2225 197 201 .937 2.65   24.9
  1B 2 2 19.0 24 0 0 3 1.000 11.37   0.0
Career Totals   1198 1136 9978.3 734 2225 197 204 .938 2.67   24.9
Career Highs   157 150 1307.7 128 314 30 37 1.000 2.81    
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
1949-10-.323
Games
1949-10-157
At-Bats
1951-9-617
Hits
1949-6-194
1953-10-177
Singles
1949-5-146
1950-6-137
1953-7-130
1954-7-120
 
 
   Black Ink Test: 0    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 48)
   Gray Ink Test: 12    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 130)
   Hall of Fame Standards: 26    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 54)
 
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History
Drafted in 46th round, 1100th overall pick, by Jackson City in 1945
Traded from Jackson City to St. Bernard on 7/7/1946 (Going to SB: P W. Mackay, 3B J. Krouse, P R. Thigpen, 3B J. Tardiff. Going to JC: 3B R. Schaaf)
Had first career hit on 7/15/1947, off Robert Principato (JC)
Hit first career homerun on 8/6/1947, off Harlan Chiuwo (WAS)
Won Player of the Week award on 9/15/1950, hitting .588 with 2 HR, 3 RBI
Won Player of the Week award on 7/14/1951, hitting .517 with 2 HR, 5 RBI
Won Player of the Week award on 4/28/1952, hitting .524 with 1 HR, 10 RBI
Was selected to the 1952 Allstar game
Had 5 hits with 2 RBI against Greenwood on 4/3/1953
Had 5 hits with 3 RBI against Northampton on 5/17/1953
Drove in 6 runs against Greenwood on 9/19/1953
Had 5 hits with 1 RBI against Jackson City on 9/9/1954
Injured on 7/31/1955 with a Bruised Wrist, out for one week
Signed as a free agent by Hinsdale on 3/2/1956 to a minor league deal