Adam
Laux
 
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Height: 0' 0''
Weight: 195
 
Born: August 13, 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 OAK SP    
1946 21 OAK SP    
1947 22 OAK SP    
1948 23 OAK SP $ 300,000  
1949 24 OAK SP $ 300,000  
1950 25 JC HL $ 300,000  
1951 26 JC HL $ 793,929  
1952 27 JC HL $ 793,929  
1953 28 JC HL $ 793,929  
1954 29 MC HL $ 300,000  
1955 30 MC HL $ 325,000  
1956 31 MC HL $ 550,000  
1957 32 MC HL    
OOTP5 Min Ratings    
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 793,929  
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   134 560 69 154 19 2 6 43 25 11 22 109 .275 .302 .348 .651 57.4  
1946 21 A   137 567 84 170 24 6 12 66 31 7 27 130 .300 .332 .427 .758 79.2  
1947 22 AAA   12 49 5 6 3 0 0 1 0 0 1 14 .122 .140 .184 .324 -0.1  
    AA   126 503 47 136 19 7 12 55 17 3 25 126 .270 .305 .408 .712 62.6  
1948 23 OAK SP 61 92 25 26 7 2 1 11 9 0 10 25 .283 .359 .435 .794 15.5 3.7
    AAA   47 213 25 44 10 1 6 17 12 1 6 52 .207 .228 .347 .576 18.0  
1949 24 OAK SP 106 183 32 45 7 3 6 29 17 3 7 41 .246 .272 .415 .688 22.4 3.0
    AAA   35 155 28 53 10 1 4 20 14 4 6 32 .342 .366 .497 .863 26.5  
1950 25 OAK SP 71 101 14 29 4 3 2 12 6 2 5 33 .287 .318 .446 .763 14.3 1.9
  JC HL 54 219 29 62 15 7 6 29 14 3 7 51 .283 .303 .498 .800 32.7 5.2
  TOT   125 320 43 91 19 10 8 41 20 5 12 84 .284 .307 .481 .789 46.9 7.1
1951 26 JC HL 148 485 46 115 19 10 11 44 34 5 22 111 .237 .273 .386 .658 53.3 6.0
1952 27 JC HL 53 89 17 21 2 4 1 11 6 0 2 19 .236 .250 .382 .632 7.5 0.0
    AAA   23 88 12 26 9 0 2 8 7 0 5 12 .295 .333 .466 .799 13.9  
1953 28 JC HL 27 36 4 11 3 2 0 2 1 4 0 12 .306 .324 .500 .824 3.8 0.4
    AAA   104 422 65 131 25 1 15 62 29 4 30 92 .310 .356 .481 .837 71.8  
1954 29 MC HL 27 86 10 18 4 0 2 8 3 0 3 30 .209 .236 .326 .562 6.6 0.4
    AAA   119 448 72 140 31 4 16 65 27 1 24 107 .313 .347 .507 .854 77.2  
1955 30 MC HL 125 323 46 78 18 8 10 45 32 7 12 92 .241 .271 .440 .710 40.4 6.3
1956 31 MC HL 97 228 39 59 13 8 7 23 30 5 7 57 .259 .283 .478 .761 33.6 6.5
1957 32 MC HL 52 90 10 12 1 0 2 6 5 1 3 28 .133 .170 .211 .381 1.7 0.0
10 Years Sim 821 1932 272 476 93 47 48 220 157 30 78 499 .246 .277 .418 .695 231.5 33.4
6 Years AAA 340 1375 207 400 88 7 43 173 89 10 72 309 .291 .327 .459 .786 207.3  
1 Years AA 126 503 47 136 19 7 12 55 17 3 25 126 .270 .304 .408 .712 62.6  
2 Years A 271 1127 153 324 43 8 18 109 56 18 49 239 .287 .320 .388 .708 136.6  
9 Years Minors 737 3005 407 860 150 22 73 337 162 31 146 674 .286 .321 .424 .745 406.5  
162 Game Average 381 53 93 18 9 9 43 30 5 15 98 .246 .277 .418 .695 45.7  
Career Highs 148 485 46 115 19 10 11 45 34 7 22 111 .306 .359 .500 .824 53.3  
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   1288 175 300 54 31 32 142 108 21 54 344 .233 .266 .398 .663 144.9
vs LH   644 97 176 39 16 16 78 49 9 24 155 .273 .301 .458 .759 89.4
Home 423 956 128 252 49 23 28 121 77 18 40 239 .264 .293 .451 .744 129.6
Away 398 976 144 224 44 24 20 99 80 12 38 260 .230 .262 .385 .647 104.7
RISP   435 0 109 24 6 7 147 0 0 19 130 .251 .279 .382 .661 44.8
Pinch Hitting   160 17 37 4 4 2 20 6 2 9 49 .231 .276 .344 .620 15.1
Close/Late   215 69 55 8 7 4 24 0 1 12 57 .256 .297 .414 .711 25.2
Mar/Apr 127 275 33 62 14 8 7 33 16 4 8 70 .225 .247 .411 .658 28.9
May 156 318 40 70 13 9 5 33 30 6 14 90 .220 .254 .365 .619 31.9
June 132 326 46 82 11 4 14 39 17 1 11 79 .252 .280 .439 .719 41.8
July 102 202 37 50 10 7 3 19 22 4 10 54 .248 .288 .411 .699 25.3
August 147 375 58 108 20 9 9 43 41 9 15 93 .288 .315 .461 .777 55.7
Sep/Oct 157 436 58 104 25 10 10 53 31 6 20 113 .239 .272 .411 .683 50.9
Fielding Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Gold Glove.
Year Age Tm Lg Pos G GS IP PO A E DP FPct RF RSA RTO RTO% PB DWS
1948 23 OAK SP LF 20 16 136.0 36 0 1 0 .973 2.38 0 0 .000 0 0.7
    RF 13 5 52.3 16 0 0 0 1.000 2.75 0 0 .000 0  
    C 1 0 4.0 2 0 0 0 1.000 4.50 0 0 .000 0 0.0
1949 24 OAK SP LF 30 25 225.0 52 1 3 0 .946 2.12 0 0 .000 0 1.1
    RF 18 11 112.7 26 1 0 0 1.000 2.16 0 0 .000 0  
1950 25 OAK SP LF 36 34 167.8 39 0 1 0 .975 2.09 0 0 .000 0 0.4
    RF 7 6 26.4 7 0 0 0 1.000 2.39 0 0 .000 0 0.0
    1B 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  JC HL LF 28 25 357.5 82 1 1 0 .988 2.09 0 0 .000 0 0.9
    RF 6 4 56.3 16 0 0 0 1.000 2.56 0 0 .000 0 0.0
    1B 0 0 2.0 1 1 0 1 1.000 9.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  TOT   LF 64 59 525.3 121 1 2 0 .984 2.09   1.3
      RF 13 10 82.7 23 0 0 0 1.000 2.50   0.0
      1B 1 0 3.0 1 1 0 1 1.000 6.00   0.0
1951 26 JC HL LF 144 138 1168.7 287 12 10 0 .968 2.30 0 0 .000 0 1.2
    SS 1 0 2.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 4.50 0 0 .000 0 0.0
1952 27 JC HL RF 16 13 112.0 34 3 0 2 1.000 2.97 0 0 .000 0 1.1
    LF 9 9 80.3 19 1 1 0 .952 2.24 0 0 .000 0  
    C 1 0 5.0 6 0 0 0 1.000 10.80 1 0 .000 0 0.0
    CF 1 0 3.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 3.00 0 0 .000 0  
    3B 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
1953 28 JC HL 1B 5 5 45.0 39 2 0 7 1.000 8.20 0 0 .000 0 0.0
    RF 7 2 27.0 7 0 0 0 1.000 2.33 0 0 .000 0 0.1
    LF 2 0 3.7 0 1 0 0 1.000 2.46 0 0 .000 0  
    CF 1 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0  
1954 29 MC HL CF 27 26 195.0 58 1 0 0 1.000 2.72 0 0 .000 0 0.5
    RF 2 0 4.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0  
    LF 1 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0  
1955 30 MC HL CF 62 43 417.0 138 2 0 0 1.000 3.02 0 0 .000 0 1.5
    LF 24 22 189.0 60 0 3 0 .952 2.86 0 0 .000 0  
    RF 16 13 118.0 22 0 0 0 1.000 1.68 0 0 .000 0  
    SS 1 0 3.0 2 0 0 0 1.000 6.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
    C 1 0 2.0 2 1 0 0 1.000 13.50 1 1 1.000 0 0.0
1956 31 MC HL CF 37 33 270.0 75 1 0 0 1.000 2.53 0 0 .000 0 0.3
    RF 22 14 136.0 29 0 0 0 1.000 1.92 0 0 .000 0  
    LF 11 8 67.0 15 0 2 0 .882 2.01 0 0 .000 0  
1957 32 MC HL CF 25 14 140.7 54 1 0 0 1.000 3.52 0 0 .000 0 0.5
    RF 7 4 39.0 9 0 0 0 1.000 2.08 0 0 .000 0  
    LF 3 2 19.0 8 0 0 0 1.000 3.79 0 0 .000 0  
  LF 308 279 2416.0 598 16 22 0 .965 2.29 0 0 .000 0 4.3
  CF 153 116 1027.7 326 5 0 0 1.000 2.90 0 0 .000 0 2.8
  RF 114 72 683.7 166 4 0 2 1.000 2.24 0 0 .000 0 1.1
  1B 6 5 48.0 40 3 0 8 1.000 8.06 0 0 .000 0 0.1
  C 3 0 11.0 10 1 0 0 1.000 9.00 2 1 .500 0 0.1
  SS 2 0 5.0 3 0 0 0 1.000 5.40 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  3B 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
Career Totals   587 472 4192.3 1143 29 22 10 .982 2.52 2 1 .500 0 8.4
Career Highs   145 138 1170.7 288 12 10 7 1.000 5.68 1 1 1.000 0  
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.
Triples
1951-9-10
Stolen Bases
1951-3-34
       
 
   Black Ink Test: 0    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 48)
   Gray Ink Test: 3    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 130)
 
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History
Drafted in 46th round, 1092nd overall pick, by Oakton in 1945
Injured on 4/25/1945 with a Bruised Neck, out for 4 days
Had first career hit (double) on 5/25/1948, off Wilson Blaker (SP)
Hit first career homerun on 6/4/1948, off Ernest Riehl (RIT)
Hit for the cycle against Hinsdale on 4/23/1950
Had 5 hits with 3 RBI against Hinsdale on 4/23/1950
Injured on 6/7/1950 with a Inflamed Groin Muscle, out for one week
Traded from Oakton to Jackson City on 7/30/1950 (Going to JC: LF A. Laux. Going to OAK: 2B H. Rimer)
Signed as a free agent by Murray Creek on 2/9/1954 to a 1-year deal worth $400,000 per year
Released by Murray Creek on 6/21/1957