Richard
Lockley
 
Nickname: Diamond
 
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Height: 0' 0''
Weight: 185
 
Born: November 23, 1937 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
1957 19 GRE HL    
1958 20 GRE HL    
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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 21 GRE HL $ 300,000  
1960 22 GRE HL $ 300,000  
1961 23 GRE HL $ 300,000  
1962 24 GRE HL $ 3,907,143  
1963 25 GRE HL $ 3,907,143  
1964 26 GRE HL $ 3,907,143  
OOTP6 Min Ratings $ 300,000  
OOTP6 Max Ratings $ 3,907,143  
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
1957 19 AAA   73 247 38 70 13 2 8 28 13 1 16 68 .283 .327 .449 .776 36.9  
1958 20 AAA   132 541 82 179 15 4 14 58 49 18 42 133 .331 .379 .451 .830 90.7  
1959 21 GRE HL 152 628 90 182 27 9 2 54 71 32 40 126 .290 .333 .371 .704 77.0 11.7
1960 22 GRE HL 149 593 86 171 29 7 4 46 74 32 42 128 .288 .338 .381 .719 77.6 9.5
1961 23 GRE HL 145 592 87 206 23 3 6 78 85 35 47 82 .348 .398 .427 .825 98.6 17.5
1962 24 GRE HL 152 631 109 202 28 7 5 82 75 32 50 103 .320 .372 .410 .782 93.7 15.1
1963 25 GRE HL 149 619 91 176 25 7 5 79 81 25 38 102 .284 .324 .372 .695 82.2 11.4
1964 26 GRE HL 141 479 75 164 21 8 2 43 67 30 34 78 .342 .383 .432 .815 79.2 12.8
6 Years Sim 888 3542 538 1101 153 41 24 382 453 186 251 619 .311 .357 .398 .754 508.2 78.1
2 Years AAA 205 788 120 249 28 6 22 86 62 19 58 201 .316 .362 .451 .813 127.6  
162 Game Average 646 98 200 27 7 4 69 82 33 45 112 .311 .357 .398 .754 92.7  
Career Highs 152 631 109 206 29 9 6 82 85 35 50 128 .348 .398 .432 .825 98.6  
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   2570 377 792 112 30 13 264 336 144 179 472 .308 .354 .390 .744 353.6
vs LH   972 161 309 41 11 11 118 117 42 72 147 .318 .365 .417 .781 148.3
Home 440 1712 268 554 78 25 11 193 220 99 130 293 .324 .371 .418 .789 259.0
Away 448 1830 270 547 75 16 13 189 233 87 121 326 .299 .343 .379 .722 242.9
RISP   865 0 283 42 8 8 340 0 0 68 140 .327 .369 .422 .791 129.8
Pinch Hitting   37 2 10 0 0 0 3 1 4 2 7 .270 .300 .270 .570 2.0
Close/Late   391 50 109 15 3 1 48 0 0 32 78 .279 .337 .340 .677 44.2
Mar/Apr 134 562 82 170 18 6 2 66 77 31 35 105 .302 .340 .367 .707 72.3
May 140 573 84 160 23 8 4 57 80 15 45 99 .279 .331 .368 .699 78.4
June 155 626 101 196 27 8 7 67 80 34 39 115 .313 .355 .415 .770 90.3
July 140 583 90 205 25 7 3 60 86 36 42 91 .352 .397 .434 .831 96.6
August 151 584 88 182 27 5 2 57 67 37 43 103 .312 .360 .385 .745 77.8
Sep/Oct 168 614 93 188 33 7 6 75 63 33 47 106 .306 .358 .412 .770 86.5
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
1959 21 GRE HL SS 151 145 1279.7 172 472 49 91 .929 4.53   3.0
1960 22 GRE HL SS 144 142 1260.7 171 438 32 80 .950 4.35   5.1
    3B 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00   0.0
1961 23 GRE HL SS 141 139 1235.3 181 444 29 78 .956 4.55   6.0
    CF 1 0 4.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00   0.0
1962 24 GRE HL 3B 75 71 659.0 49 161 19 8 .917 2.87   2.1
    SS 74 73 649.0 92 218 15 39 .954 4.30   2.3
    2B 1 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00   0.0
1963 25 GRE HL 2B 136 134 1200.0 246 425 7 78 .990 5.03   7.2
    LF 13 13 105.0 19 0 1 0 .950 1.63   0.2
    3B 4 0 8.0 0 1 0 1 1.000 1.13   0.0
1964 26 GRE HL 2B 104 102 896.0 190 300 17 61 .966 4.92   4.7
    SS 13 0 37.0 4 11 3 1 .833 3.65   0.1
    3B 9 0 25.0 2 0 0 0 1.000 0.72   0.0
    1B 2 1 15.0 13 5 0 2 1.000 10.80   0.0
    RF 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00   0.0
  SS 523 499 4461.7 620 1583 128 289 .945 4.44   16.4
  2B 241 236 2098.0 436 725 24 139 .980 4.98   11.9
  3B 89 71 693.0 51 162 19 9 .918 2.77   2.2
  LF 13 13 105.0 19 0 1 0 .950 1.63   0.2
  1B 2 1 15.0 13 5 0 2 1.000 10.80   0.0
  CF 1 0 4.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00   0.0
  RF 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00   0.0
Career Totals   870 820 7377.7 1139 2475 172 439 .955 4.41   30.7
Career Highs   153 147 1313.0 265 472 49 91 .989 4.85    
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
1962 24 GRE HL 3 12 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 3 .083 .267 .083 .350
1963 25 GRE HL 14 61 11 19 0 1 0 4 9 4 2 11 .311 .328 .344 .672
1964 26 GRE HL 3 11 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 1 2 .182 .250 .182 .432
Career Post-Season Batting 20 84 12 22 0 1 0 4 10 7 5 16 .262 .308 .286 .593
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
1961-4-.348
1964-8-.342
CAR-30-.311
On-Base Pct
1961-4-.398
1964-9-.383
At-Bats
1959-6-628
1962-5-631
1963-7-619
Runs
1962-8-109
Hits
1961-5-206
1962-9-202
Singles
1959-7-144
1961-3-174
1962-5-162
Triples
1959-5-9
1963-10-7
1964-6-8
Stolen Bases
1959-3-71
1960-3-74
1961-1-85
1962-1-75
1963-3-81
1964-7-67
CAR-13-453
Caught Stealing
1959-3-32
1960-2-32
1961-2-35
1962-2-32
1963-6-25
1964-2-30
CAR-7-186
     
 
   Black Ink Test: 4    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 48)
   Gray Ink Test: 35    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 130)
   Hall of Fame Standards: 38    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 54)
 
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History
Drafted in 1st round, 9th overall pick, by Blackwood in 1957
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)
Had first career hit on 4/7/1959, off Wilford Ferro (JC)
Hit first career homerun on 9/2/1959, off Paul Occam (NOR)
Had 22-game hitting streak snapped on 9/16/1961
Had 5 hits with 2 RBI against Blackwood on 8/8/1962
1/26/1963: Gets a new one-year contract worth $3,907,143 through salary arbitration
1/26/1964: Gets a new one-year contract worth $3,907,143 through salary arbitration