Alexander
Lasch
 
Bats: Left
Throws: Left
Height: 0' 0''
Weight: 200
 
Born: July 16, 1930 in St. Bernard
 
Awards & Accomplishments
Kennel Cups Won 1957   
All-Star Selections 1945    1946    1947    1948    1949    1950    1951    1952    1953    1954    1955    1958   
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
1949 18 DEN SP $ 300,000  
1950 19 DEN SP    
1951 20 DEN SP    
1952 21 DEN SP $ 300,000  
1953 22 DEN SP $ 300,000  
1954 23 DEN SP $ 300,000  
1955 24 DEN SP $ 2,904,286  
1956 25 DEN SP $ 3,908,572  
1957 26 DEN SP $ 4,364,286  
1958 27 DEN SP $ 7,400,000  
OOTP5 Min Ratings    
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 7,400,000  
                                                   
  Stuff Control Movement
Year Age Tm Lg Salary Endurance vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA
1959 28 DEN SP $ 7,400,000  
1960 29 DEN SP $ 8,000,000  
1961 30 DEN SP $ 8,000,000  
1962 31 DEN SP $ 8,000,000  
1963 32 DEN SP $ 8,000,000  
1964 33 KEN SP $ 736,000  
OOTP6 Min Ratings $ 736,000  
OOTP6 Max Ratings $ 8,000,000  
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
1949 18 DEN SP $ 300,000  
1950 19 DEN SP    
1951 20 DEN SP    
1952 21 DEN SP $ 300,000  
1953 22 DEN SP $ 300,000  
1954 23 DEN SP $ 300,000  
1955 24 DEN SP $ 2,904,286  
1956 25 DEN SP $ 3,908,572  
1957 26 DEN SP $ 4,364,286  
1958 27 DEN SP $ 7,400,000  
OOTP5 Min Ratings    
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 7,400,000  
                                             
  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 28 DEN SP $ 7,400,000  
1960 29 DEN SP $ 8,000,000  
1961 30 DEN SP $ 8,000,000  
1962 31 DEN SP $ 8,000,000  
1963 32 DEN SP $ 8,000,000  
1964 33 KEN SP $ 736,000  
OOTP6 Min Ratings $ 736,000  
OOTP6 Max Ratings $ 8,000,000  
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
1960 29 DEN SP 0 0 .000 1 0 0 0 0 2.0 2 3 0 2 0 13.50 .286 .455 .286 .740 0.0
1 Years Sim 0 0 .000 1 0 0 0 0 2.0 2 3 0 2 0 13.50 .286 .455 .286 .740 0.0
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   1 1 0 1 0   .333 .500 .333 .833
vs LH   1 2 0 1 0   .250 .400 .250 .650
Home 0 0 .000 1 0 0 0 0 2.0 2 3 0 2 0 13.50 .286 .444 .286 .730
Sep/Oct 0 0 .000 1 0 0 0 0 2.0 2 3 0 2 0 13.50 .286 .444 .286 .730
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
1949 18 DEN SP 4 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 1.000 0.4 0.0
    A   132 531 75 154 12 0 21 69 11 0 39 105 .290 .339 .431 .770 78.4  
1950 19 AA   70 264 28 68 16 0 5 23 1 1 22 47 .258 .315 .375 .690 30.7  
    A   66 259 36 72 14 1 7 32 4 4 34 66 .278 .362 .421 .783 39.2  
1951 20 AA   134 495 66 154 37 1 12 51 10 2 53 104 .311 .378 .463 .840 83.4  
1952 21 AAA   137 549 67 150 40 0 7 59 14 1 43 118 .273 .326 .384 .710 68.9  
1953 22 DEN SP 136 370 43 94 14 3 6 37 8 2 34 64 .254 .323 .357 .679 40.9 4.3
1954 23 DEN SP 149 509 60 148 42 4 10 72 10 4 43 82 .291 .346 .448 .794 73.0 12.5
1955 24 DEN SP 157 571 104 171 41 5 37 108 6 2 47 116 .299 .357 .583 .940 110.1 23.7
1956 25 DEN SP 155 538 89 157 38 7 25 101 6 3 49 51 .292 .350 .528 .877 95.7 18.9
1957 26 DEN SP 161 615 90 168 46 1 27 104 5 5 60 37 .273 .340 .483 .823 91.6 14.4
1958 27 DEN SP 162 622 108 171 39 4 29 115 8 4 73 52 .275 .353 .490 .843 106.9 20.0
1959 28 DEN SP 161 550 72 119 19 2 19 77 12 7 62 38 .216 .300 .362 .662 62.0 5.9
1960 29 DEN SP 158 580 103 175 36 1 27 98 13 7 59 21 .302 .372 .507 .878 102.0 19.0
1961 30 DEN SP 94 320 47 93 12 4 5 43 7 1 36 23 .291 .358 .400 .758 47.3 8.8
1962 31 DEN SP 128 188 30 50 9 0 5 26 3 3 16 5 .266 .332 .394 .725 25.6 3.7
1963 32 DEN SP 107 122 22 28 6 1 4 19 1 0 12 4 .230 .297 .393 .691 16.1 2.1
1964 33 KEN SP 87 81 14 23 2 0 2 11 2 2 12 15 .284 .376 .383 .759 11.2 2.2
13 Years Sim 1659 5068 782 1398 304 32 196 811 81 40 503 508 .276 .344 .464 .808 782.9 135.4
1 Years AAA 137 549 67 150 40 0 7 59 14 1 43 118 .273 .326 .384 .710 68.9  
2 Years AA 204 759 94 222 53 1 17 74 11 3 75 151 .292 .357 .432 .789 114.1  
2 Years A 198 790 111 226 26 1 28 101 15 4 73 171 .286 .350 .428 .778 117.7  
5 Years Minors 539 2098 272 598 119 2 52 234 40 8 191 440 .285 .346 .418 .764 300.7  
162 Game Average 494 76 136 29 3 19 79 7 3 49 49 .276 .344 .464 .808 76.4  
Career Highs 162 622 108 175 46 7 37 115 13 7 73 116 .500 .500 .583 1.000 110.1  
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   3711 589 1059 231 24 154 623 64 28 384 353 .285 .355 .485 .840 616.6
vs LH   1357 193 339 73 8 42 188 17 12 119 155 .250 .313 .408 .721 171.3
Home 830 2455 387 669 144 12 93 405 43 19 255 247 .273 .344 .455 .798 377.0
Away 829 2613 395 729 160 20 103 406 38 21 248 261 .279 .343 .474 .817 410.9
RISP   1475 0 415 78 11 50 588 0 0 178 121 .281 .355 .451 .806 236.4
Pinch Hitting   357 56 94 15 1 11 60 5 3 39 35 .263 .336 .403 .739 49.1
Close/Late   673 84 198 40 4 33 115 0 0 66 62 .294 .361 .513 .873 117.8
Mar/Apr 252 868 123 253 54 8 35 164 17 10 73 91 .291 .348 .493 .841 141.2
May 264 839 129 214 44 2 33 118 8 5 81 84 .255 .325 .430 .755 116.2
June 263 771 118 207 45 7 29 130 11 9 80 80 .268 .339 .458 .797 116.6
July 256 788 113 230 50 4 31 125 14 7 78 76 .292 .358 .484 .841 130.5
August 303 904 161 257 52 5 40 138 16 4 96 89 .284 .356 .486 .842 152.4
Sep/Oct 321 898 138 237 59 6 28 136 15 5 95 88 .264 .335 .437 .772 131.0
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
1949 18 DEN SP RF 3 0 4.7 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00   0.0
1953 22 DEN SP RF 89 84 715.7 146 5 1 0 .993 1.90   1.7
    LF 9 8 72.0 14 1 1 0 .938 1.88    
    3B 1 0 1.7 0 2 0 0 1.000 10.84   0.0
1954 23 DEN SP RF 125 118 1024.7 219 4 3 2 .987 1.96   2.0
    LF 8 8 71.3 14 0 0 0 1.000 1.77    
    CF 2 0 6.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.50    
    3B 1 0 2.0 0 1 0 0 1.000 4.50   0.0
1955 24 DEN SP RF 149 145 1294.7 281 7 0 0 1.000 2.00   2.5
1956 25 DEN SP RF 147 147 1269.0 247 9 0 1 1.000 1.82   2.0
    SS 1 1 9.0 3 3 0 1 1.000 6.00   0.1
1957 26 DEN SP RF 155 155 1364.3 263 9 0 1 1.000 1.79   2.4
    CF 5 5 42.0 7 0 0 0 1.000 1.50    
1958 27 DEN SP RF 162 162 1452.3 281 7 1 0 .997 1.78   1.8
1959 28 DEN SP RF 151 137 1255.0 246 5 2 1 .992 1.80   2.7
    LF 1 0 2.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 4.50    
    2B 1 0 2.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 4.50   0.0
1960 29 DEN SP RF 151 145 1285.7 310 9 1 1 .997 2.23   4.1
    CF 1 0 3.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 3.00    
    P 1 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00    
    SS 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00   0.0
1961 30 DEN SP RF 89 80 734.3 175 3 0 0 1.000 2.18   2.3
1962 31 DEN SP RF 40 25 249.0 64 3 0 1 1.000 2.42   0.6
    CF 1 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00    
1963 32 DEN SP RF 12 9 89.0 10 0 1 0 .909 1.01   0.0
    1B 2 0 3.0 3 0 0 0 1.000 9.00   0.0
    LF 2 0 3.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00    
1964 33 KEN SP RF 6 2 24.0 6 0 1 0 .857 2.25   0.0
  RF 1279 1209 10762.3 2248 61 10 7 .996 1.93   22.1
  LF 20 16 148.3 29 1 1 0 .968 1.82    
  CF 9 5 53.0 9 0 0 0 1.000 1.53    
  SS 2 1 10.0 3 3 0 1 1.000 5.40   0.1
  3B 2 0 3.7 0 3 0 0 1.000 7.38   0.1
  1B 2 0 3.0 3 0 0 0 1.000 9.00   0.0
  P 1 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00    
  2B 1 0 2.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 4.50   0.0
Career Totals   1316 1231 10984.3 2293 68 11 8 .995 1.93   22.2
Career Highs   162 162 1452.3 311 12 3 2 1.000 2.40    
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
1955 24 DEN SP 3 10 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 2 2 .100 .250 .400 .650
1957 26 DEN SP 16 60 6 13 0 1 3 7 0 1 6 3 .217 .288 .400 .688
1958 27 DEN SP 3 13 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 .077 .143 .077 .220
1959 28 DEN SP 3 11 1 3 0 0 1 2 0 0 1 1 .273 .333 .545 .879
1960 29 DEN SP 4 14 2 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 .143 .188 .214 .402
1961 30 DEN SP 10 33 4 10 2 1 0 4 0 0 3 2 .303 .361 .424 .785
Career Post-Season Batting 39 141 14 30 3 2 5 15 1 1 14 9 .213 .282 .369 .651
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
1955-3-.583
1960-10-.507
OPS
1955-5-.940
XR
1955-6-110.1
1958-10-106.9
1960-10-102.0
Games
1955-8-157
1957-2-161
1958-1-162
1959-4-161
1960-4-158
At-Bats
1957-6-615
1958-5-622
Runs
1955-8-104
1958-5-108
1960-8-103
Total Bases
1955-2-333
1957-10-297
1958-7-305
1960-8-294
Doubles
1954-8-42
1957-7-46
Homeruns
1955-1-37
1958-10-29
1960-8-27
RBIs
1955-4-108
1956-7-101
1957-9-104
1958-3-115
1960-9-98
   
 
   Black Ink Test: 5    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 48)
   Gray Ink Test: 58    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 130)
   Hall of Fame Standards: 24    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 54)
 
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History
Drafted in 1st round, 2nd overall pick, by Denton in 1949
Had first career hit on 9/25/1949, off Matthew Stutler (YAN)
Hit first career homerun on 4/9/1953, off William Ivy (HIN)
Won Player of the Week award on 6/30/1955, hitting .455 with 3 HR, 9 RBI
Won Batter of the Month award on 7/1/1955, hitting .413 with 10 HR, 32 RBI
Was selected to the 1955 Allstar game
Won Kennel Cup with Denton in 1957
Was selected to the 1958 Allstar game
Won Player of the Week award on 8/4/1960, hitting .455 with 4 HR, 7 RBI
Injured on 4/22/1961 with a Inflamed Posterior Cruciate Ligament, out for 7 weeks
Had 5 hits with 0 RBI against Hinsdale on 4/20/1962
Signed as a free agent by Kendall on 4/1/1964 to a 1-year deal worth $736,000 per year