John
Marbury
 
Bats: Left
Throws: Right
Height: 0' 0''
Weight: 220
 
Born: December 30, 1922 in Usa
 
Awards & Accomplishments
All-Star Selections 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
1946 23 NOR HL    
1947 24 NOR HL    
1948 25 NOR HL $ 300,000  
1949 26 NOR HL $ 300,000  
1950 27 NOR HL $ 300,000  
1951 28 NOR HL $ 4,336,072  
1952 29 NOR HL $ 5,374,286  
1953 30 NOR HL $ 6,000,000  
1954 31 NOR HL $ 8,500,000  
1955 32 NOR HL $ 8,500,000  
1956 33 NOR HL $ 8,500,000  
1957 34 NOR HL $ 9,500,000  
1958 35 NOR HL $ 9,500,000  
OOTP5 Min Ratings    
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 9,500,000  
                                                   
  Stuff Control Movement
Year Age Tm Lg Salary Endurance vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA
1959 36 NOR HL $ 9,500,000  
1960 37 NOR HL $ 5,500,000  
1961 38 NOR HL $ 5,500,000  
OOTP6 Min Ratings $ 5,500,000  
OOTP6 Max Ratings $ 9,500,000  
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
1946 23 NOR HL    
1947 24 NOR HL    
1948 25 NOR HL $ 300,000  
1949 26 NOR HL $ 300,000  
1950 27 NOR HL $ 300,000  
1951 28 NOR HL $ 4,336,072  
1952 29 NOR HL $ 5,374,286  
1953 30 NOR HL $ 6,000,000  
1954 31 NOR HL $ 8,500,000  
1955 32 NOR HL $ 8,500,000  
1956 33 NOR HL $ 8,500,000  
1957 34 NOR HL $ 9,500,000  
1958 35 NOR HL $ 9,500,000  
OOTP5 Min Ratings    
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 9,500,000  
                                             
  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 36 NOR HL $ 9,500,000  
1960 37 NOR HL $ 5,500,000  
1961 38 NOR HL $ 5,500,000  
OOTP6 Min Ratings $ 5,500,000  
OOTP6 Max Ratings $ 9,500,000  
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
1946 23 AA   1 2 .333 3 3 0 0 0 20.7 23 14 7 7 21 6.10 .277 .333 .566 .900  
    A   11 7 .611 23 23 8 2 0 175.3 160 55 11 37 144 2.82 .238 .278 .348 .626  
1947 24 AA   14 8 .636 24 24 1 1 0 172.0 166 62 19 47 229 3.24 .250 .300 .392 .691  
1948 25 NOR HL 13 7 .650 26 26 1 1 0 156.7 146 71 23 48 158 4.08 .244 .308 .408 .716 8.4
    AAA   2 3 .400 6 6 2 2 0 40.3 35 19 2 8 58 4.24 .224 .262 .333 .596  
1949 26 NOR HL 12 9 .571 26 26 1 1 0 172.3 175 62 17 34 163 3.24 .271 .313 .422 .735 13.5
1950 27 NOR HL 17 6 .739 30 30 0 0 0 190.3 177 64 15 36 200 3.03 .241 .282 .360 .642 17.2
1951 28 NOR HL 14 6 .700 32 32 1 0 0 213.7 183 66 9 35 224 2.78 .228 .268 .328 .596 18.3
1952 29 NOR HL 23 5 .821 34 34 2 0 0 233.7 227 68 12 28 249 2.62 .255 .282 .355 .637 23.9
1953 30 NOR HL 18 12 .600 39 39 3 2 0 262.3 243 73 11 33 271 2.50 .243 .270 .338 .608 24.0
1954 31 NOR HL 18 8 .692 37 36 0 0 0 233.3 234 76 9 26 253 2.93 .257 .282 .364 .646 20.7
1955 32 NOR HL 15 13 .536 39 39 1 1 0 244.7 264 103 8 31 234 3.79 .271 .296 .355 .651 12.6
1956 33 NOR HL 17 13 .567 42 42 2 2 0 281.3 287 100 2 22 211 3.20 .261 .281 .335 .616 18.1
1957 34 NOR HL 16 3 .842 24 24 0 0 0 151.0 171 57 2 11 120 3.40 .284 .301 .357 .658 11.6
1958 35 NOR HL 19 7 .731 39 39 3 2 0 257.3 299 89 3 23 175 3.11 .288 .307 .352 .659 20.0
1959 36 NOR HL 7 12 .368 37 29 1 1 0 181.3 217 104 10 63 71 5.16 .298 .359 .402 .761 4.1
1960 37 NOR HL 15 7 .682 69 19 0 0 5 169.7 181 70 7 47 78 3.71 .270 .319 .351 .669 13.7
1961 38 NOR HL 16 14 .533 41 41 2 0 0 235.0 288 124 22 64 92 4.75 .304 .348 .445 .793 6.6
14 Years Sim 220 122 .643 515 456 17 10 5 2982.6 3092 1127 150 501 2499 3.40 .266 .300 .367 .667 212.8
1 Years AAA 2 3 .400 6 6 2 2 0 40.3 35 19 2 8 58 4.24 .224 .262 .333 .596  
2 Years AA 15 10 .600 27 27 1 1 0 192.7 189 76 26 54 250 3.55 .253 .303 .411 .714  
1 Years A 11 7 .611 23 23 8 2 0 175.3 160 55 11 37 144 2.82 .238 .278 .348 .626  
4 Years Minors 28 20 .583 56 56 11 5 0 408.3 384 150 39 99 452 3.31 .244 .289 .377 .665  
Season Average 15 8 .652 36 32 1 0 0 213.0 220 80 10 35 178 3.40 .266 .300 .367 .667  
Career Highs 23 14 .842 69 42 3 2 5 281.3 299 124 23 64 271 5.16 .304 .359 .445 .793  
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   1655 639 83 261 1496   .254 .283 .355 .638
vs LH   1437 488 67 240 1003   .280 .312 .383 .695
Home 97 60 .618 248 221 9 5 3 1464.6 1534 548 75 247 1211 3.37 .268 .299 .367 .665
Away 123 62 .665 267 235 8 5 2 1518.0 1558 579 75 254 1288 3.43 .263 .294 .368 .661
Mar/Apr 33 18 .647 83 69 5 3 1 467.3 474 171 23 69 372 3.29 .262 .289 .365 .655
May 36 18 .667 96 77 1 0 2 502.6 527 207 23 99 458 3.71 .269 .304 .372 .676
June 34 24 .586 87 72 3 1 2 472.0 526 177 33 66 394 3.38 .281 .306 .393 .698
July 29 17 .630 69 67 0 0 0 424.0 429 170 15 65 372 3.61 .260 .288 .355 .642
August 41 23 .641 85 84 7 5 0 557.6 544 185 25 108 441 2.99 .252 .288 .347 .635
Sep/Oct 47 22 .681 95 87 4 2 0 559.0 592 217 31 94 462 3.49 .270 .300 .373 .673
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
1948 25 NOR HL 26 52 3 5 2 0 0 2 0 0 4 14 .096 .161 .135 .295 0.1 0.0
1949 26 NOR HL 26 48 3 2 0 1 0 3 0 0 5 24 .042 .132 .083 .215 -1.2 0.0
1950 27 NOR HL 30 57 8 8 3 0 0 8 0 0 4 20 .140 .197 .193 .390 1.4 0.0
1951 28 NOR HL 32 70 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 30 .029 .056 .043 .098 -4.3 0.0
1952 29 NOR HL 34 83 5 8 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 32 .096 .095 .108 .204 -2.2 0.0
1953 30 NOR HL 39 79 2 5 0 0 0 2 0 1 3 35 .063 .098 .063 .161 -3.7 0.0
1954 31 NOR HL 37 68 5 5 4 0 0 4 0 0 7 29 .074 .158 .132 .290 0.3 0.0
1955 32 NOR HL 39 78 4 8 2 0 0 2 0 0 1 35 .103 .114 .128 .242 -1.9 0.0
1956 33 NOR HL 42 91 4 4 3 0 0 3 0 0 5 30 .044 .093 .077 .170 -3.1 0.0
1957 34 NOR HL 24 48 1 5 1 0 0 4 0 0 1 17 .104 .122 .125 .247 -0.8 0.0
1958 35 NOR HL 39 83 4 6 1 0 0 5 0 0 3 33 .072 .105 .084 .189 -4.1 0.0
1959 36 NOR HL 37 53 3 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 18 .113 .161 .113 .274 -0.5 0.0
1960 37 NOR HL 69 43 1 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 21 .070 .070 .140 .209 -1.6 0.0
1961 38 NOR HL 41 70 4 7 0 1 0 3 0 1 3 31 .100 .135 .129 .264 -0.4 0.0
14 Years Sim 515 923 47 74 21 2 0 40 0 2 41 369 .080 .119 .107 .226 -21.9 0.0
162 Game Average 290 14 23 6 0 0 12 0 0 12 116 .080 .119 .107 .226 -6.9  
Career Highs 69 91 8 8 4 1 0 8 0 1 7 35 .140 .197 .193 .390 1.4  
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   619 34 48 15 1 0 27 0 2 30 240 .078 .120 .105 .225 -17.4
vs LH   304 13 26 6 1 0 13 0 0 11 129 .086 .117 .112 .229 -8.1
Home 248 413 17 29 8 0 0 17 0 1 15 169 .070 .102 .090 .192 -15.8
Away 267 510 30 45 13 2 0 23 0 1 26 200 .088 .132 .122 .254 -9.7
RISP   243 0 22 6 0 0 37 0 0 6 94 .091 .111 .115 .226 -6.9
Close/Late   18 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 .111 .158 .167 .325 0.0
Mar/Apr 83 144 6 14 4 0 0 8 0 0 6 52 .097 .133 .125 .258 -2.6
May 77 150 11 13 4 0 0 8 0 0 8 61 .087 .133 .113 .246 -3.1
June 87 148 9 13 3 0 0 6 0 1 5 56 .088 .116 .108 .224 -4.4
July 69 127 7 11 3 1 0 6 0 1 5 51 .087 .121 .126 .247 -3.1
August 85 178 7 10 2 0 0 5 0 0 9 73 .056 .101 .067 .168 -7.6
Sep/Oct 95 176 7 13 5 1 0 7 0 0 8 76 .074 .114 .114 .227 -4.8
Fielding Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Gold Glove.
Year Age Tm Lg Pos G GS IP PO A E DP FPct RF    
1948 25 NOR HL P 26 26 156.7 5 17 1 0 .957 1.26    
1949 26 NOR HL P 26 26 172.3 8 13 3 2 .875 1.10    
1950 27 NOR HL P 30 30 190.3 4 17 1 1 .955 0.99    
1951 28 NOR HL P 32 32 213.7 9 28 3 2 .925 1.56    
1952 29 NOR HL P 34 34 233.7 15 25 2 2 .952 1.54    
1953 30 NOR HL P 39 39 262.3 13 26 5 2 .886 1.34    
1954 31 NOR HL P 37 36 233.3 16 30 3 3 .939 1.77    
1955 32 NOR HL P 39 39 244.7 18 33 2 2 .962 1.88    
1956 33 NOR HL P 42 42 281.3 19 34 1 3 .981 1.70    
1957 34 NOR HL P 24 24 151.0 9 13 1 2 .957 1.31    
1958 35 NOR HL P 39 39 257.3 24 28 3 1 .945 1.82    
1959 36 NOR HL P 37 29 181.3 6 26 2 2 .941 1.59    
1960 37 NOR HL P 69 19 169.7 6 19 1 2 .962 1.33    
1961 38 NOR HL P 41 41 235.0 12 36 6 2 .889 1.84    
Career Totals   515 456 2982.6 164 345 34 26 .937 1.54    
Career Highs   69 42 281.3 24 36 6 3 .981 1.88    
Post-Season Pitching Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Post Season MVP Award.
Year Age Tm Lg W L Pct G GS CG SHO SV IP H ER HR BB SO ERA OAVG OOBP OSLG OOPS
1948 25 NOR HL 0 1 .000 3 3 0 0 0 15.3 19 13 6 4 13 7.63 .302 .343 .635 .978
1949 26 NOR HL 2 1 .667 3 3 1 1 0 23.0 11 4 1 2 18 1.57 .145 .167 .211 .377
1951 28 NOR HL 2 2 .500 4 4 0 0 0 28.7 19 6 3 4 19 1.88 .179 .209 .330 .539
1952 29 NOR HL 1 1 .500 3 3 0 0 0 19.7 13 5 0 0 17 2.29 .183 .183 .268 .451
1953 30 NOR HL 0 1 .000 5 5 0 0 0 28.0 29 12 1 7 23 3.86 .264 .308 .336 .644
1955 32 NOR HL 3 2 .600 6 6 2 0 0 40.3 44 17 3 2 25 3.79 .277 .286 .415 .701
1956 33 NOR HL 0 0 .000 2 2 0 0 0 12.3 17 4 0 1 7 2.92 .347 .360 .429 .789
1957 34 NOR HL 4 2 .667 6 6 0 0 0 43.3 48 15 1 7 23 3.12 .279 .307 .360 .668
1958 35 NOR HL 1 0 1.000 1 1 0 0 0 6.3 5 1 0 1 4 1.42 .227 .261 .227 .488
Career Post-Season Pitching 13 10 .565 33 33 3 1 0 217.0 205 77 15 28 149 3.19 .248 .272 .364 .636
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
1948 25 NOR HL 3 6 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .167 .286 .333 .619
1949 26 NOR HL 3 9 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 .222 .222 .333 .556
1951 28 NOR HL 4 7 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 4 .143 .143 .429 .571
1952 29 NOR HL 3 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
1953 30 NOR HL 5 8 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 .125 .125 .250 .375
1955 32 NOR HL 6 12 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .250 .250 .250 .500
1956 33 NOR HL 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
1957 34 NOR HL 6 15 2 4 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 2 .267 .313 .333 .646
1958 35 NOR HL 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Career Post-Season Batting 33 65 5 12 4 1 0 4 0 0 2 16 .185 .209 .277 .486
Pitching Leaderboards     Help
Top 10 finishes. Stats are Year-Rank-Value. League leaders are in bold.
Season Rankings are League Based.
ERA
1949-8-3.24
1950-5-3.03
1951-3-2.78
1952-3-2.62
1953-1-2.50
1954-6-2.93
1958-6-3.11
Wins
1950-4-17
1952-1-23
1953-3-18
1954-1-18
1956-5-17
1957-6-16
1958-4-19
1960-10-15
1961-6-16
CAR-2-220
Losses
1956-9-13
CAR-29-122
Winning Pct
1948-7-.650
1950-2-.739
1951-6-.700
1952-1-.821
1954-4-.692
1957-1-.842
1958-6-.731
1960-8-.682
CAR-11-.643
Games Started
1953-1-39
1954-2-36
1955-2-39
1956-1-42
1958-3-39
1961-1-41
CAR-8-456
Complete Games
1953-5-3
1956-8-2
1958-7-3
1959-6-1
1961-6-2
CAR-44-17
Shutouts
1948-6-1
1949-9-1
1953-2-2
1955-7-1
1956-4-2
1958-3-2
1959-2-1
CAR-16-10
Innings Pitched
1952-6-233.7
1953-1-262.3
1954-2-233.3
1955-5-244.7
1956-1-281.3
1958-4-257.3
1961-5-235.0
CAR-7-2982.6
Hits Allowed
1952-9-227
1953-2-243
1954-1-234
1955-1-264
1956-1-287
1958-1-299
1959-5-217
1961-1-288
CAR-5-3092
Strikeouts
1951-10-224
1952-4-249
1953-1-271
1954-2-253
1955-5-234
1956-9-211
CAR-11-2499
Walks Allowed
1961-10-64
Walks per 9IP
1950-9-1.7
1951-8-1.5
1952-3-1.1
1953-5-1.1
1954-3-1.0
1955-5-1.1
1956-3-0.7
1958-5-0.8
CAR-28-1.5
Hits per 9IP
1951-7-7.7
Strikeouts per 9IP
1952-6-9.6
1953-8-9.3
1954-2-9.8
1955-10-8.6
WHiP
1950-10-1.12
1951-4-1.02
1952-9-1.09
1953-10-1.05
1954-9-1.11
1956-9-1.10
OAVG
1951-4-.228
OOBP
1950-10-.282
1951-6-.268
1953-7-.270
OSLG
1951-2-.328
1952-10-.355
1953-6-.338
1955-10-.355
1956-6-.335
1958-9-.352
OOPS
1950-10-.642
1951-3-.596
1952-10-.637
1953-5-.608
1954-9-.646
1956-7-.616
1958-9-.659
         
 
   Black Ink Test: 31    (Avg Pitcher in HOF ~ 12)
   Gray Ink Test: 182    (Avg Pitcher in HOF ~ 56)
   Hall of Fame Standards: 59    (Avg Pitcher in HOF ~ 40)
 
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History
Drafted in 38th round, 910th overall pick, by Jenton in 1945
Injured on 8/8/1945 with a Blister On Finger, out for 6 days
Earned first career win on 5/31/1948
Won Player of the Week award on 9/1/1948, winning 2 gamesgames with a 1.72 ERA
Injured on 6/19/1949 with a Torn Tricep Muscle, out for 7 weeks
Was selected to the 1950 Allstar game
Was selected to the 1952 Allstar game
Won Cy Young Award in 1952, going 23-5, 2.62 ERA
Won Pitcher of the Month award on 5/1/1953, going 4-1, 1.04
Was selected to the 1953 Allstar game
Won Cy Young Award in 1953, going 18-12, 2.50 ERA
Was selected to the 1954 Allstar game
Won Player of the Week award on 8/18/1956, winning 2 games with a 0.00 ERA
Was selected to the 1958 Allstar game