Darryl
Kruger
 
Nickname: The Tank
 
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Height: 0' 0''
Weight: 185
 
Born: November 5, 1929 in Usa
 
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
1948 18 RED SP $ 300,000  
1949 19 RED SP    
1950 20 RED SP    
1951 21 RED SP $ 300,000  
1952 22 RED SP $ 300,000  
1953 23 RED SP $ 300,000  
1954 24 RED SP $ 4,234,286  
1955 25 RED SP $ 4,234,286  
1956 26 RED SP $ 4,234,286  
1958 28 LAN SP    
OOTP5 Min Ratings    
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 4,234,286  
                                                   
  Stuff Control Movement
Year Age Tm Lg Salary Endurance vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA
1959 29 LAN SP $ 500,000  
1960 30 LAN SP $ 850,000  
1961 31 KEN SP    
1962 32 KEN SP    
1963 33 KEN SP    
1964 34 KEN SP    
OOTP6 Min Ratings    
OOTP6 Max Ratings $ 850,000  
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 18 RED SP $ 300,000  
1949 19 RED SP    
1950 20 RED SP    
1951 21 RED SP $ 300,000  
1952 22 RED SP $ 300,000  
1953 23 RED SP $ 300,000  
1954 24 RED SP $ 4,234,286  
1955 25 RED SP $ 4,234,286  
1956 26 RED SP $ 4,234,286  
1958 28 LAN SP    
OOTP5 Min Ratings    
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 4,234,286  
                                             
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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 29 LAN SP $ 500,000  
1960 30 LAN SP $ 850,000  
1961 31 KEN SP    
1962 32 KEN SP    
1963 33 KEN SP    
1964 34 KEN SP    
OOTP6 Min Ratings    
OOTP6 Max Ratings $ 850,000  
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
1948 18 AA   6 10 .375 19 19 5 1 0 125.3 136 62 2 29 102 4.45 .276 .316 .335 .651  
1949 19 AA   11 4 .733 22 22 2 0 0 158.3 207 67 2 38 194 3.81 .317 .354 .378 .732  
1950 20 AA   11 6 .647 20 20 4 4 0 136.3 129 37 1 27 177 2.44 .244 .281 .284 .564  
1951 21 RED SP 2 3 .400 9 8 0 0 0 51.0 48 22 4 17 40 3.88 .250 .305 .365 .670 2.0
    AAA   3 4 .429 9 9 2 1 0 71.3 65 16 2 20 86 2.02 .242 .294 .309 .603  
    AA   2 2 .500 6 6 2 1 0 44.0 50 17 2 6 54 3.48 .284 .308 .352 .660  
1952 22 RED SP 16 7 .696 32 32 1 1 0 217.0 198 80 9 87 146 3.32 .242 .319 .321 .640 14.6
1953 23 RED SP 19 1 .950 31 31 5 1 0 214.3 212 72 1 64 143 3.02 .261 .316 .310 .627 18.9
1954 24 RED SP 12 10 .545 33 33 2 1 0 223.3 211 84 9 64 140 3.39 .249 .306 .316 .622 16.3
1955 25 RED SP 6 13 .316 36 25 2 0 0 159.3 190 101 13 63 78 5.71 .295 .359 .402 .761 0.0
1956 26 RED SP 8 15 .348 35 28 1 0 1 171.3 196 89 14 83 93 4.68 .293 .370 .401 .771 5.0
1958 28 AAA   6 0 1.000 11 11 2 0 0 86.3 73 17 3 16 80 1.77 .230 .266 .289 .556  
1959 29 LAN SP 3 10 .231 19 19 1 1 0 108.0 119 67 4 59 49 5.58 .280 .371 .360 .731 0.0
1960 30 LAN SP 2 3 .400 8 8 0 0 0 48.7 56 27 2 27 28 4.99 .293 .387 .403 .791 0.9
    AAA   5 7 .417 21 12 1 0 0 91.0 89 31 3 38 89 3.07 .250 .322 .343 .665  
1961 31 TF SP 1 1 .500 5 1 0 0 0 6.7 10 9 0 9 2 12.16 .333 .487 .533 1.021 0.0
1962 32 AAA   4 1 .800 42 0 0 0 0 76.0 82 45 8 40 52 5.33 .278 .364 .424 .788  
1963 33 AA   6 3 .667 47 0 0 0 0 64.3 53 16 2 18 64 2.24 .226 .281 .311 .591  
1964 34 AA   3 2 .600 58 4 0 0 4 110.3 117 46 9 48 77 3.75 .271 .344 .382 .726  
9 Years Sim 69 63 .523 208 185 12 4 1 1199.6 1240 551 56 473 719 4.13 .268 .338 .351 .689 57.7
4 Years AAA 18 12 .600 83 32 5 1 0 324.7 309 109 16 114 307 3.02 .250 .313 .341 .654  
6 Years AA 39 27 .591 172 71 13 6 4 638.7 692 245 18 166 668 3.45 .275 .320 .342 .662  
10 Years Minors 57 39 .594 255 103 18 7 4 963.3 1001 354 34 280 975 3.31 .266 .317 .342 .659  
Season Average 7 7 .500 23 20 1 0 0 133.3 137 61 6 52 79 4.13 .268 .338 .351 .689  
Career Highs 19 15 .950 36 33 5 1 1 223.3 212 101 14 87 146 12.16 .333 .487 .533 1.021  
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   637 270 27 240 401   .262 .328 .340 .668
vs LH   603 281 29 233 318   .275 .344 .363 .707
Home 31 37 .456 103 93 4 1 1 617.0 653 295 30 247 373 4.30 .273 .341 .361 .702
Away 38 26 .594 105 92 8 3 0 582.6 587 256 26 226 346 3.95 .262 .330 .340 .670
Mar/Apr 11 8 .579 28 27 2 1 0 170.6 184 83 7 65 97 4.38 .280 .344 .356 .700
May 12 8 .600 31 29 1 0 0 180.3 197 98 9 73 108 4.89 .275 .342 .369 .711
June 12 9 .571 37 30 5 2 1 211.3 191 83 3 86 140 3.54 .242 .317 .297 .613
July 12 11 .522 31 29 1 0 0 191.0 206 76 11 71 118 3.58 .280 .343 .378 .721
August 13 15 .464 38 38 3 1 0 235.0 255 118 14 85 148 4.52 .278 .340 .368 .708
Sep/Oct 9 12 .429 43 32 0 0 0 211.3 207 93 12 93 108 3.96 .255 .331 .341 .673
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
1951 21 RED SP 9 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 .000 .059 .000 .059 -1.1 0.0
1952 22 RED SP 32 81 4 4 1 1 1 3 0 0 0 44 .049 .049 .123 .173 -3.4 0.0
1953 23 RED SP 31 79 3 7 2 1 1 7 0 0 1 44 .089 .100 .177 .277 -1.7 0.0
1954 24 RED SP 33 65 6 6 3 0 0 2 0 0 4 39 .092 .143 .138 .281 0.0 0.0
1955 25 RED SP 36 48 1 3 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 26 .063 .063 .104 .167 -2.2 0.0
1956 26 RED SP 35 53 1 4 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 30 .075 .074 .094 .168 -2.0 0.0
1959 29 LAN SP 19 33 1 3 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 15 .091 .091 .121 .212 -1.4 0.0
1960 30 LAN SP 8 18 1 3 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 5 .167 .167 .222 .389 0.4 0.0
1961 31 TF SP 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.1 0.0
9 Years Sim 208 394 17 30 11 2 2 21 0 0 6 209 .076 .090 .129 .219 -11.5 0.0
162 Game Average 306 13 23 8 1 1 16 0 0 4 162 .076 .090 .129 .219 -9.0  
Career Highs 36 81 6 7 3 1 1 7 0 0 4 44 .167 .167 .222 .389 0.4  
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   268 12 20 8 1 1 16 0 0 5 139 .075 .091 .123 .214 -8.9
vs LH   126 5 10 3 1 1 5 0 0 1 70 .079 .087 .143 .229 -3.7
Home 103 189 6 14 5 1 2 16 0 0 0 100 .074 .074 .143 .217 -6.3
Away 103 205 11 16 6 1 0 5 0 0 6 109 .078 .104 .117 .221 -6.2
RISP   105 0 10 5 1 0 17 0 0 2 52 .095 .110 .162 .272 -1.8
Close/Late   13 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 .154 .154 .154 .308 -0.1
Mar/Apr 28 58 2 2 0 0 1 2 0 0 1 36 .034 .051 .086 .137 -3.1
May 29 61 4 7 4 0 0 5 0 0 0 26 .115 .115 .180 .295 -0.8
June 37 69 3 4 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 43 .058 .071 .072 .144 -3.7
July 30 63 3 5 2 1 1 4 0 0 0 33 .079 .078 .190 .269 -1.1
August 38 74 2 6 2 1 0 6 0 0 4 39 .081 .127 .135 .262 -1.2
Sep/Oct 43 69 3 6 2 0 0 3 0 0 0 32 .087 .087 .116 .203 -2.6
Fielding Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Gold Glove.
Year Age Tm Lg Pos G GS IP PO A E DP FPct RF    
1951 21 RED SP P 9 8 51.0 2 6 1 0 .889 1.41    
1952 22 RED SP P 32 32 217.0 9 32 1 1 .976 1.70    
1953 23 RED SP P 31 31 214.3 12 27 0 2 1.000 1.64    
1954 24 RED SP P 33 33 223.3 13 25 0 3 1.000 1.53    
1955 25 RED SP P 36 25 159.3 11 21 2 2 .941 1.81    
1956 26 RED SP P 35 28 171.3 10 21 0 1 1.000 1.63    
1959 29 LAN SP P 19 19 108.0 5 15 0 0 1.000 1.67    
1960 30 LAN SP P 8 8 48.7 1 7 0 0 1.000 1.48    
1961 31 TF SP P 5 1 6.7 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.35    
Career Totals   208 185 1199.6 64 154 4 9 .982 1.64    
Career Highs   36 33 223.3 13 32 2 3 1.000 1.81    
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
1953 23 RED SP 0 0 .000 1 1 0 0 0 6.0 5 0 0 1 2 0.00 .238 .273 .238 .511
Career Post-Season Pitching 0 0 .000 1 1 0 0 0 6.0 5 0 0 1 2 0.00 .238 .273 .238 .511
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 23 RED SP 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000
Career Post-Season Batting 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000
Pitching Leaderboards     Help
Top 10 finishes. Stats are Year-Rank-Value. League leaders are in bold.
Season Rankings are League Based.
ERA
1953-7-3.02
Wins
1952-4-16
1953-2-19
Losses
1956-3-15
Winning Pct
1952-3-.696
1953-1-.950
Complete Games
1953-7-5
1955-9-2
1959-8-1
Shutouts
1952-7-1
1953-8-1
1954-9-1
1959-5-1
Hits Allowed
1953-8-212
Walks Allowed
1952-10-87
1956-6-83
OSLG
1952-3-.321
1953-4-.310
1954-5-.316
CAR-38-.351
OOPS
1952-8-.640
1953-8-.627
1954-8-.622
   
 
   Black Ink Test: 3    (Avg Pitcher in HOF ~ 12)
   Gray Ink Test: 28    (Avg Pitcher in HOF ~ 56)
 
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History
Drafted in 1st round, 12th overall pick, by Redsand in 1948
Injured on 5/12/1948 with a Spasms Back, out for 3-4 weeks
Injured on 4/3/1950 with a Strained Rotator Cuff Muscle, out for 6 weeks
Injured on 9/6/1950 with a Stiff Shoulder, out for one week
Earned first career win on 8/5/1951
Injured on 9/6/1951 with a Broken Hand, out for 4-5 weeks
Had first career hit (homerun) on 4/10/1952, off Mohammed Lheureux (RIT)
Was selected to the 1953 Allstar game
Injured on 9/13/1953 with a Strained Back Muscle, out for 4-5 weeks
Injured on 4/13/1955 with a Strained Bicep Tendon, out for 3-4 weeks
Injured on 5/16/1956 with a Sore Elbow, out for 1-2 weeks
Signed as a free agent by Langlade on 7/1/1958 to a minor league deal
Injured on 9/8/1958 with a Stiff Shoulder, out for one week
Injured on 6/8/1960 with a Ruptured Elbow Ligament, out for 5-6 weeks
Released by Langlade on 8/12/1961
Signed as a free agent by Kendall on 10/20/1961 to a minor league contract
Injured on 7/15/1964 with a Sore Elbow, out for one week