Bill
Lawhorn
 
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Height: 0' 0''
Weight: 200
 
Born: October 16, 1921 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 23 SP SP $ 9,935,500  
1946 24 SP SP $ 9,935,500  
1947 25 SP SP $ 9,935,500  
1948 26 SP SP $ 9,935,500  
1949 27 BLA HL $ 12,000,000  
1950 28 BLA HL $ 12,000,000  
1951 29 BLA HL $ 12,000,000  
1952 30 BLA HL $ 12,000,000  
1953 31 BLA HL $ 12,000,000  
1954 32 BLA HL $ 13,000,000  
1955 33 BLA HL $ 13,000,000  
1956 34 BLA HL $ 13,000,000  
1957 35 GRE HL $ 13,000,000  
1958 36 GRE HL $ 13,000,000  
OOTP5 Min Ratings $ 9,935,500  
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 13,000,000  
                                             
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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 37 SB HL    
OOTP6 Min Ratings    
OOTP6 Max Ratings    
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 23 SP SP 139 526 87 119 27 13 24 77 37 8 57 91 .226 .303 .464 .767 78.7 13.8
1946 24 SP SP 156 583 100 147 47 18 23 93 33 13 54 106 .252 .320 .513 .833 90.4 18.2
1947 25 SP SP 129 484 82 129 31 13 28 86 38 9 53 103 .267 .341 .558 .899 92.9 20.8
1948 26 SP SP 158 560 107 158 44 16 37 110 41 11 70 108 .282 .367 .616 .983 121.6 30.3
1949 27 BLA HL 156 591 119 165 45 11 39 134 33 9 57 146 .279 .340 .591 .931 112.5 17.1
1950 28 BLA HL 155 610 137 183 43 19 44 126 41 14 64 135 .300 .367 .649 1.016 134.8 26.3
1951 29 BLA HL 154 572 113 166 45 19 28 105 33 11 73 139 .290 .378 .582 .960 116.8 20.8
1952 30 BLA HL 156 586 118 160 46 8 39 120 23 12 61 158 .273 .339 .578 .918 110.3 17.4
1953 31 BLA HL 150 544 102 159 44 11 29 111 23 13 68 143 .292 .370 .574 .943 107.9 19.6
1954 32 BLA HL 156 573 104 139 41 9 32 106 26 3 51 146 .243 .310 .513 .823 94.3 15.7
1955 33 BLA HL 114 422 70 112 37 3 12 75 20 5 44 126 .265 .335 .453 .787 64.3 9.9
1956 34 BLA HL 156 577 93 132 37 8 31 78 23 1 50 166 .229 .296 .482 .778 85.2 11.8
1957 35 BLA HL 98 362 52 79 22 0 19 61 14 1 34 108 .218 .289 .436 .726 49.1 5.2
  GRE HL 46 80 12 18 7 0 2 14 3 0 6 24 .225 .284 .388 .672 9.5 1.2
  TOT   144 442 64 97 29 0 21 75 17 1 40 132 .219 .288 .428 .716 58.6 6.5
1958 36 GRE HL 40 70 10 15 9 1 0 4 5 0 7 23 .214 .282 .371 .653 8.5 1.1
    AAA   78 165 40 45 17 3 9 33 8 1 27 36 .273 .375 .576 .951 35.1  
1959 37 SB HL 35 47 12 10 5 0 1 9 0 0 7 11 .213 .304 .383 .687 6.4 0.7
15 Years Sim 1998 7187 1318 1891 530 149 388 1309 393 110 756 1733 .263 .336 .540 .876 1283.2 230.0
1 Years AAA 78 165 40 45 17 3 9 33 8 1 27 36 .273 .374 .576 .950 35.1  
162 Game Average 582 106 153 42 12 31 106 31 8 61 140 .263 .336 .540 .876 104.0  
Career Highs 158 610 137 183 47 19 44 134 41 14 73 166 .300 .378 .649 1.016 134.8  
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   5199 919 1337 370 105 259 890 294 85 523 1273 .257 .327 .518 .845 882.8
vs LH   1988 399 554 160 44 129 419 99 25 233 460 .279 .358 .598 .956 408.6
Home 993 3542 677 982 266 69 208 696 168 61 386 840 .277 .349 .567 .916 678.5
Away 1005 3645 641 909 264 80 180 613 225 49 370 893 .249 .323 .514 .836 612.9
RISP   1893 0 517 148 34 102 828 0 0 272 446 .273 .358 .549 .907 365.7
Pinch Hitting   138 26 33 11 3 4 24 4 1 16 35 .239 .318 .449 .768 20.1
Close/Late   782 152 165 49 14 41 106 0 0 107 205 .211 .309 .467 .776 116.5
Mar/Apr 360 1306 246 320 84 23 76 238 87 21 136 325 .245 .317 .519 .836 222.9
May 384 1409 261 370 96 27 82 258 80 20 145 341 .263 .333 .544 .877 255.3
June 333 1171 220 328 104 22 64 216 65 17 126 267 .280 .355 .570 .926 227.1
July 307 1135 209 299 90 24 59 204 49 10 114 270 .263 .333 .541 .874 201.8
August 299 1052 188 269 69 27 43 177 58 13 120 256 .256 .334 .495 .829 176.6
Sep/Oct 315 1114 194 305 87 26 64 216 54 29 115 274 .274 .344 .571 .915 207.7
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
1945 23 SP SP CF 137 132 1200.7 368 3 2 0 .995 2.78   3.8
    LF 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00    
1946 24 SP SP CF 151 149 1329.0 434 5 3 3 .993 2.97   2.5
    LF 3 0 4.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00    
1947 25 SP SP CF 127 124 1118.7 403 4 1 1 .998 3.27   2.4
    LF 2 0 7.0 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.57    
1948 26 SP SP CF 154 147 1334.7 386 6 0 1 1.000 2.64   3.6
    LF 2 0 6.7 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00    
1949 27 BLA HL CF 152 147 1290.7 365 10 1 4 .997 2.61   1.7
    LF 3 0 3.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 3.00    
1950 28 BLA HL CF 155 151 1344.0 424 10 1 3 .998 2.91   2.4
1951 29 BLA HL CF 151 144 1290.7 407 8 0 3 1.000 2.89   3.3
    LF 1 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00    
1952 30 BLA HL CF 150 142 1277.0 431 11 0 5 1.000 3.12   2.6
    LF 5 0 14.7 5 1 0 0 1.000 3.68    
1953 31 BLA HL CF 147 142 1264.0 402 7 0 2 1.000 2.91   3.6
    LF 2 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00    
1954 32 BLA HL CF 151 148 1301.3 434 8 0 4 1.000 3.06   4.3
    2B 2 2 18.0 7 4 0 3 1.000 5.50   0.1
    LF 3 0 4.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 2.25    
1955 33 BLA HL CF 114 113 992.0 347 3 0 2 1.000 3.18   3.4
1956 34 BLA HL CF 148 142 1278.7 451 4 2 2 .996 3.20   5.6
    LF 6 0 20.0 7 0 1 0 .875 3.15    
1957 35 BLA HL CF 93 69 795.2 245 3 1 2 .996 2.81   2.8
    LF 1 0 1.6 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00   0.0
  GRE HL CF 43 32 174.5 54 1 0 1 1.000 2.84   0.8
    LF 1 0 0.4 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00   0.0
  TOT   CF 136 101 969.7 299 4 1 3 .997 2.81   3.5
      LF 2 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 .000 .00   0.0
1958 36 GRE HL CF 31 6 114.7 30 0 0 0 1.000 2.35   0.1
    LF 2 1 7.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00    
1959 37 SB HL CF 14 12 101.0 32 0 0 0 1.000 2.85   0.4
    RF 1 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00    
  CF 1918 1800 16206.7 5213 83 11 33 .998 2.94   43.5
  LF 32 1 73.3 16 1 1 0 .944 2.09   0.0
  2B 2 2 18.0 7 4 0 3 1.000 5.50   0.1
  RF 1 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00    
Career Totals   1953 1803 16300.0 5236 88 12 36 .998 2.94   43.6
Career Highs   156 151 1344.0 458 12 3 7 1.000 3.27    
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
1947 25 SP SP 5 16 2 4 1 1 0 2 1 0 3 4 .250 .400 .438 .838
1948 26 SP SP 3 12 3 4 1 1 1 3 0 0 0 4 .333 .333 .833 1.167
1954 32 BLA HL 10 43 6 10 3 1 2 6 2 0 2 14 .233 .267 .488 .755
Career Post-Season Batting 18 71 11 18 5 3 3 11 3 0 5 22 .254 .312 .535 .847
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
1947-7-.558
1948-2-.616
1949-6-.591
1950-2-.649
1951-3-.582
1952-4-.578
1953-2-.574
CAR-13-.540
OPS
1948-4-.983
1950-3-1.016
1951-6-.960
1952-9-.918
1953-3-.943
CAR-35-.876
XR
1948-3-121.6
1949-6-112.5
1950-1-134.8
1951-7-116.8
1952-8-110.3
1953-8-107.9
CAR-13-1283.2
Games
1948-6-158
CAR-26-1998
At-Bats
1946-8-583
1950-10-610
CAR-21-7187
Runs
1946-9-100
1948-4-107
1949-4-119
1950-1-137
1951-8-113
1952-3-118
1954-6-104
CAR-8-1318
Hits
1950-9-183
CAR-41-1891
Total Bases
1946-7-299
1948-2-345
1949-3-349
1950-1-396
1951-4-333
1952-5-339
1953-4-312
1954-10-294
CAR-7-3883
Doubles
1946-2-47
1948-3-44
1949-8-45
1950-6-43
1951-9-45
1952-7-46
1953-6-44
1954-10-41
CAR-9-530
Triples
1945-3-13
1946-1-18
1947-3-13
1948-1-16
1949-5-11
1950-1-19
1951-1-19
1953-9-11
CAR-1-149
Homeruns
1948-5-37
1949-3-39
1950-2-44
1951-7-28
1952-3-39
1954-8-32
1956-8-31
CAR-5-388
RBIs
1948-4-110
1949-2-134
1950-1-126
1951-9-105
1952-3-120
1953-4-111
1954-6-106
CAR-6-1309
Stolen Bases
1945-3-37
1946-4-33
1947-2-38
1948-1-41
1949-4-33
1950-5-41
1951-5-33
CAR-19-393
Caught Stealing
1946-6-13
1948-5-11
1949-9-9
1950-4-14
1951-8-11
1952-4-12
1953-6-13
CAR-37-110
Walks
CAR-31-756
Strikeouts
1949-6-146
1951-6-139
1952-7-158
1953-6-143
1954-9-146
1956-5-166
CAR-4-1733
   
 
   Black Ink Test: 13    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 48)
   Gray Ink Test: 142    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 130)
   Hall of Fame Standards: 55    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 54)
 
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History
Drafted in 1st round, 14th overall pick, by Seneca Point in 1945
Had first career hit (triple) on 4/1/1945, off Robert Brewton (YAN)
Hit first career homerun on 4/5/1945, off Aaron Stangl (LAN)
Won Player of the Week award on 6/2/1945, hitting .476 with 3 HR, 5 RBI
Won Player of the Week award on 6/16/1945, hitting .381 with 4 HR, 7 RBI
Injured on 8/1/1945 with a Pulled Posterior Cruciate Ligament, out for 3 weeks
Won Player of the Week award on 4/7/1947, hitting .381 with 4 HR, 8 RBI
Was selected to the 1947 Allstar game
Injured on 8/19/1947 with a Broken Finger, out for 4-5 weeks
Hit for the cycle against Langlade on 9/28/1947
Drove in 6 runs against Langlade on 9/28/1947
Won Player of the Week award on 9/29/1947, hitting .458 with 3 HR, 9 RBI
Won Gold Glove at Centerfield in 1947.Was selected to the 1948 Allstar game
Won Player of the Week award on 8/25/1948, hitting .500 with 4 HR, 7 RBI
Won Player of the Week award on 9/22/1948, hitting .565 with 1 HR, 7 RBI
Won Batter of the Month award on 10/1/1948, hitting .351 with 6 HR, 26 RBI
Signed as a free agent by Blackwood on 2/13/1949 to a 5-year deal worth $12,000,000 per year
Won Player of the Week award on 5/5/1949, hitting .474 with 1 HR, 10 RBI
Was selected to the 1949 Allstar game
Won Player of the Week award on 5/26/1950, hitting .440 with 2 HR, 9 RBI
Was selected to the 1950 Allstar game
Won Player of the Week award on 9/29/1950, hitting .464 with 2 HR, 13 RBI
Won Batter of the Month award on 10/1/1950, hitting .379 with 9 HR, 27 RBI
Drove in 7 runs against Kingsbury on 5/15/1951
Was selected to the 1951 Allstar game
Was selected to the 1952 Allstar game
Won Player of the Week award on 7/28/1952, hitting .435 with 5 HR, 10 RBI
Won Player of the Week award on 6/30/1953, hitting .450 with 4 HR, 6 RBI
Was selected to the 1953 Allstar game
Injured on 8/2/1953 with a Strained Rib Cage Muscle, out for one week
Won Gold Glove at Centerfield in 1953.Won Gold Glove at Centerfield in 1954.Injured on 8/16/1955 with a Fractured Hip, out for 4 weeks
Won Gold Glove at Centerfield in 1956
Traded from Blackwood to Greenwood on 7/31/1957 (Going to GRE: CF B. Lawhorn, 2B R. Lockley, LF S. Ewart. Going to BLA: RF H. Killegrew, P R. Groom, P R. Jacobi, P J. Utt)
Injured on 8/16/1955 with a Fractured Hip, out for 4 weeks
Won Gold Glove at Centerfield in 1956
Traded from Blackwood to Greenwood on 7/31/1957 (Going to GRE: CF B. Lawhorn, 2B R. Lockley, LF S. Ewart. Going to BLA: RF H. Killegrew, P R. Groom, P R. Jacobi, P J. Utt)
Signed as a free agent by St. Bernard on 2/8/1959 to a 1-year deal worth $1,000,000 per year
Released by St. Bernard on 7/31/1959