Larry
Lea
 
Bats: Left
Throws: Left
Height: 6' 0''
Weight: 220
 
Born: November 9, 1917 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 27 RED SP $ 11,140,000  
1946 28 RED SP $ 11,140,000  
1947 29 RED SP $ 11,140,000  
1948 30 RED SP $ 11,140,000  
1949 31 RED SP $ 11,140,000  
1950 32 RED SP $ 11,140,000  
1951 33 RED SP $ 11,140,000  
1952 34 RED SP $ 11,140,000  
1953 35 RED SP $ 11,140,000  
1954 36 RED SP $ 12,000,000  
1955 37 RED SP $ 12,000,000  
1956 38 RED SP $ 12,000,000  
OOTP5 Min Ratings $ 11,140,000  
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 12,000,000  
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 27 RED SP 157 564 102 164 22 6 35 93 0 3 98 79 .291 .393 .537 .931 114.7 22.8
1946 28 RED SP 156 576 107 194 31 5 36 104 2 1 90 84 .337 .424 .595 1.019 131.3 32.6
1947 29 RED SP 162 602 97 159 18 6 31 97 4 3 90 90 .264 .358 .468 .826 101.5 19.4
1948 30 RED SP 155 563 89 179 29 5 39 109 4 4 68 81 .318 .391 .595 .986 116.0 24.4
1949 31 RED SP 156 577 110 185 21 9 46 110 7 4 64 92 .321 .388 .627 1.015 122.1 27.4
1950 32 RED SP 155 602 98 194 23 9 37 113 12 7 58 83 .322 .381 .575 .955 118.1 24.6
1951 33 RED SP 155 569 104 190 33 3 34 97 4 3 69 102 .334 .407 .582 .988 119.2 32.5
1952 34 RED SP 154 580 98 170 23 7 29 84 11 3 62 109 .293 .357 .507 .864 102.7 20.3
1953 35 RED SP 157 593 93 226 41 6 28 112 6 6 49 111 .381 .427 .612 1.039 130.7 33.8
1954 36 RED SP 154 587 96 166 25 5 40 101 2 1 38 170 .283 .325 .547 .872 99.0 17.0
1955 37 RED SP 151 530 85 142 17 6 26 70 3 0 30 159 .268 .307 .470 .776 74.5 13.2
1956 38 RED SP 122 291 28 69 10 0 10 35 1 0 13 84 .237 .270 .375 .644 28.5 2.3
12 Years Sim 1834 6634 1107 2038 293 67 391 1125 56 35 729 1244 .307 .374 .548 .923 1258.2 270.3
162 Game Average 585 97 180 25 5 34 99 4 3 64 109 .307 .374 .548 .923 111.1  
Career Highs 162 602 110 226 41 9 46 113 12 7 98 170 .381 .427 .627 1.039 131.3  
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   4514 798 1485 206 45 298 799 45 30 559 803 .329 .401 .593 .994 990.0
vs LH   2120 309 553 87 22 93 326 11 5 170 441 .261 .315 .454 .769 302.7
Home 912 3260 573 1013 151 29 206 567 27 18 375 592 .311 .380 .564 .944 659.9
Away 922 3374 534 1025 142 38 185 558 29 17 354 652 .304 .369 .533 .902 632.8
RISP   1555 0 467 70 10 82 669 0 0 253 312 .300 .391 .516 .908 313.0
Pinch Hitting   137 26 51 10 1 9 31 2 1 7 25 .372 .403 .657 1.060 30.9
Close/Late   828 128 252 33 11 45 132 0 0 132 172 .304 .398 .534 .932 171.1
Mar/Apr 305 1113 175 343 43 7 71 189 10 6 128 201 .308 .378 .551 .929 221.0
May 316 1151 216 353 51 10 75 206 12 6 141 232 .307 .380 .564 .944 235.2
June 302 1017 180 320 49 16 65 180 11 4 116 186 .315 .384 .586 .970 213.7
July 276 1006 150 312 50 9 55 179 7 9 99 190 .310 .371 .542 .913 189.0
August 322 1185 201 371 57 14 71 194 10 3 119 207 .313 .374 .565 .938 235.5
Sep/Oct 313 1162 185 339 43 11 54 177 6 7 126 228 .292 .360 .487 .847 198.3
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 27 RED SP LF 156 150 1365.7 277 7 0 2 1.000 1.87   4.2
1946 28 RED SP LF 78 75 675.3 162 1 0 0 1.000 2.17   4.0
    RF 75 74 671.0 140 1 6 1 .959 1.89    
1947 29 RED SP RF 162 161 1435.7 300 4 6 1 .981 1.91   3.6
1948 30 RED SP RF 151 146 1315.7 272 3 9 3 .968 1.88   2.1
    LF 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00    
1949 31 RED SP RF 150 146 1311.3 270 6 10 1 .965 1.89   2.6
    LF 4 0 11.0 2 0 0 0 1.000 1.64    
1950 32 RED SP RF 153 149 1334.7 250 2 3 2 .988 1.70   1.9
    1B 1 1 9.0 8 0 0 0 1.000 8.00   0.0
1951 33 RED SP RF 153 142 1277.3 247 4 9 2 .965 1.77   0.7
    LF 1 1 8.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00    
1952 34 RED SP RF 152 146 1323.0 261 3 10 0 .964 1.80   1.6
    LF 1 0 1.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 9.00    
1953 35 RED SP RF 146 142 1260.7 279 5 19 2 .937 2.03   2.5
    LF 9 3 47.0 9 0 0 0 1.000 1.72    
1954 36 RED SP RF 146 146 1280.0 294 2 6 1 .980 2.08   2.3
    LF 7 0 16.3 4 0 0 0 1.000 2.20    
1955 37 RED SP LF 135 122 1115.7 257 2 1 0 .996 2.09   2.3
    RF 9 7 71.3 11 0 0 0 1.000 1.39    
1956 38 RED SP RF 46 43 358.0 75 2 2 0 .975 1.94   0.5
    LF 31 29 207.0 39 1 0 1 1.000 1.74    
    3B 2 0 4.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 2.25   0.0
  RF 1343 1302 11638.6 2399 32 80 13 .968 1.88   17.8
  LF 423 380 3448.0 751 11 1 3 .999 1.99   10.5
  1B 1 1 9.0 8 0 0 0 1.000 8.00   0.0
  3B 2 0 4.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 2.25   0.0
Career Totals   1769 1683 15099.6 3159 43 81 16 .975 1.91   28.3
Career Highs   162 161 1435.7 302 7 19 3 1.000 2.08    
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
1946 28 RED SP 8 26 6 12 3 0 1 3 0 0 9 4 .462 .600 .692 1.292
1949 31 RED SP 3 10 2 2 0 0 1 2 0 0 2 1 .200 .333 .500 .833
1953 35 RED SP 10 38 4 7 3 0 0 2 0 0 6 15 .184 .311 .263 .574
Career Post-Season Batting 21 74 12 21 6 0 2 7 0 0 17 20 .284 .424 .446 .870
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
1946-2-.337
1948-4-.318
1949-3-.321
1950-3-.322
1951-2-.334
1953-1-.381
CAR-36-.307
On-Base Pct
1945-7-.393
1946-2-.424
1948-10-.391
1949-8-.388
1950-10-.381
1951-3-.407
1953-1-.427
CAR-48-.374
Slugging Pct
1945-9-.537
1946-3-.595
1948-4-.595
1949-1-.627
1950-2-.575
1951-6-.582
1953-4-.612
1954-9-.547
CAR-8-.548
OPS
1945-7-.931
1946-3-1.019
1948-3-.986
1949-2-1.015
1950-4-.955
1951-4-.988
1952-10-.864
1953-2-1.039
CAR-13-.923
XR
1945-5-114.7
1946-1-131.3
1947-10-101.5
1948-6-116.0
1949-3-122.1
1950-3-118.1
1951-4-119.2
1952-7-102.7
1953-2-130.7
CAR-14-1258.2
Games
1947-1-162
1953-10-157
CAR-42-1834
At-Bats
1947-7-602
CAR-40-6634
Runs
1945-8-102
1946-6-107
1949-3-110
1950-6-98
1951-6-104
1952-10-98
CAR-23-1107
Hits
1945-9-164
1946-1-194
1948-6-179
1949-2-185
1950-2-194
1951-1-190
1953-1-226
CAR-27-2038
Total Bases
1945-7-303
1946-2-343
1948-5-335
1949-1-362
1950-1-346
1951-5-331
1952-9-294
1953-2-363
1954-6-321
CAR-13-3638
Singles
1946-4-122
1950-6-125
1951-10-120
1953-1-151
CAR-33-1287
Triples
1949-9-9
Homeruns
1945-6-35
1946-6-36
1947-9-31
1948-4-39
1949-1-46
1950-3-37
1951-6-34
1952-7-29
1954-1-40
CAR-4-391
RBIs
1945-10-93
1946-8-104
1947-8-97
1948-5-109
1949-3-110
1950-3-113
1951-8-97
1953-5-112
1954-8-101
CAR-19-1125
Walks
1945-5-98
1946-7-90
1947-5-90
CAR-41-729
Strikeouts
1954-2-170
1955-7-159
CAR-38-1244
   
 
   Black Ink Test: 25    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 48)
   Gray Ink Test: 169    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 130)
   Hall of Fame Standards: 53    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 54)
 
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History
Drafted in 1st round, 17th overall pick, by Redsand in 1945
Had first career hit on 4/1/1945, off Richard Carol (RIT)
Hit first career homerun on 4/3/1945, off Joe Hungerford (RIT)
Won Batter of the Month award on 5/1/1945, hitting .337 with 7 HR, 22 RBI
Was selected to the 1945 Allstar game
Won Player of the Week award on 6/2/1946, hitting .565 with 2 HR, 9 RBI
Was selected to the 1946 Allstar game
Won Batter of the Month award on 10/1/1946, hitting .360 with 6 HR, 21 RBI
Won Player of the Week award on 6/9/1947, hitting .360 with 3 HR, 7 RBI
Was selected to the 1947 Allstar game
Was selected to the 1948 Allstar game
Hit 3 homeruns against Oakton, driving in 7 runs on 7/30/1948
Won Player of the Week award on 8/4/1948, hitting .417 with 4 HR, 9 RBI
Won Player of the Week award on 5/26/1949, hitting .357 with 5 HR, 14 RBI
Won Batter of the Month award on 7/1/1949, hitting .359 with 10 HR, 21 RBI
Was selected to the 1949 Allstar game
Won Player of the Week award on 8/18/1949, hitting .571 with 3 HR, 4 RBI
Won Batter of the Month award on 9/1/1949, hitting .417 with 7 HR, 16 RBI
Sets a new season SP-Record for HR with 46 on 9/30/1949
Won Most Valuable Player in 1949, hitting .321 with 46 HR, 110 RBI
Won Player of the Week award on 4/21/1950, hitting .448 with 4 HR, 14 RBI
Won Player of the Week award on 5/12/1950, hitting .423 with 5 HR, 6 RBI
Was selected to the 1950 Allstar game
Won Player of the Week award on 7/21/1950, hitting .519 with 2 HR, 8 RBI
Won Most Valuable Player in 1950, hitting .322 with 37 HR, 113 RBI
Won Player of the Week award on 5/12/1951, hitting .429 with 4 HR, 6 RBI
Won Player of the Week award on 5/19/1951, hitting .500 with 2 HR, 5 RBI
Won Batter of the Month award on 6/1/1951, hitting .392 with 10 HR, 22 RBI
Was selected to the 1951 Allstar game
Had 5 hits with 0 RBI against Stratford on 10/3/1951
Hit 3 homeruns against Seneca Point, driving in 4 runs on 8/6/1952
Won Player of the Week award on 8/11/1952, hitting .520 with 6 HR, 8 RBI
Injured on 9/30/1952 with a Torn Rib Cage Muscle, out for 8 weeks
Won Player of the Week award on 4/14/1953, hitting .545 with 3 HR, 11 RBI
Had 20-game hitting streak snapped on 4/21/1953
Won Batter of the Month award on 5/1/1953, hitting .380 with 7 HR, 19 RBI
Was selected to the 1953 Allstar game
Won Batter of the Month award on 8/1/1953, hitting .419 with 6 HR, 20 RBI
Had 24-game hitting streak snapped on 8/1/1953
Hit 3 homeruns against Red Willow, driving in 7 runs on 8/24/1953
Won Player of the Week award on 8/25/1953, hitting .688 with 5 HR, 11 RBI
Sets a new season SP-Record for Hits with 205 on 9/20/1953
Was selected to the 1954 Allstar game
Had 2000th career hit on 6/13/1956, off Richard Raven (SP)