Chase
Niemi
 
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Height: 0' 0''
Weight: 220
 
Born: July 19, 1931 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
1951 19 KIN HL    
1952 20 KIN HL    
1953 21 KIN HL    
1954 22 KIN HL    
1955 23 KIN HL    
1956 24 KIN HL    
1957 25 KIN HL $ 300,000  
1958 26 KIN HL $ 300,000  
OOTP5 Min Ratings    
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 300,000  
                                             
  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 27 KIN HL $ 300,000  
1960 28 KIN HL $ 300,000  
1961 29 KIN HL $ 350,000  
1962 30 KIN HL $ 350,000  
1963 31 KIN HL $ 350,000  
1964 32 KIN HL $ 350,000  
OOTP6 Min Ratings $ 300,000  
OOTP6 Max Ratings $ 350,000  
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
1951 19 A   138 460 48 120 20 1 6 37 6 7 43 123 .261 .324 .348 .672 51.4  
1952 20 A   136 445 63 144 20 2 3 71 7 13 48 97 .324 .389 .398 .787 64.8  
1953 21 A   127 432 60 140 32 4 4 74 14 18 49 95 .324 .393 .444 .837 68.3  
1954 22 AA   49 188 26 50 18 2 0 11 4 6 11 36 .266 .307 .383 .690 19.3  
    A   78 254 53 98 24 2 3 64 12 8 28 48 .386 .447 .531 .978 52.3  
1955 23 AA   135 511 81 149 40 6 10 60 14 20 53 111 .292 .358 .452 .810 75.3  
1956 24 AAA   127 536 91 166 42 3 9 67 16 18 47 95 .310 .365 .450 .815 79.9  
1957 25 KIN HL 28 45 9 10 3 0 1 2 0 1 1 12 .222 .255 .356 .611 3.4 0.0
    AAA   94 331 45 108 38 1 4 53 6 11 38 73 .326 .396 .483 .879 55.7  
1958 26 KIN HL 27 48 4 9 3 0 1 6 0 0 2 19 .188 .235 .313 .548 3.5 0.1
    AAA   76 225 38 66 20 0 7 39 6 5 33 43 .293 .384 .476 .859 39.4  
1959 27 KIN HL 103 185 22 48 9 2 0 16 0 1 14 54 .259 .324 .330 .653 18.7 1.6
1960 28 KIN HL 91 174 18 43 15 3 2 22 1 2 16 54 .247 .314 .402 .717 22.1 3.0
1961 29 KIN HL 59 122 14 32 5 1 3 18 0 1 7 35 .262 .308 .393 .701 14.2 1.3
    AAA   87 336 61 108 24 7 6 54 9 5 38 65 .321 .390 .488 .878 59.8  
1962 30 KIN HL 79 116 15 23 12 1 0 11 0 2 12 38 .198 .285 .319 .604 9.0 0.3
1963 31 KIN HL 66 150 10 34 11 4 0 17 1 2 6 28 .227 .258 .353 .611 12.9 0.4
1964 32 KIN HL 52 132 17 36 13 1 1 5 0 3 7 38 .273 .314 .409 .723 14.5 2.2
8 Years Sim 505 972 109 235 71 12 8 97 2 12 65 278 .242 .297 .364 .661 98.2 9.0
4 Years AAA 384 1428 235 448 124 11 26 213 37 39 156 276 .314 .384 .471 .855 234.8  
2 Years AA 184 699 107 199 58 8 10 71 18 26 64 147 .285 .349 .433 .783 94.7  
4 Years A 479 1591 224 502 96 9 16 246 39 46 168 363 .316 .384 .417 .802 236.9  
10 Years Minors 1047 3718 566 1149 278 28 52 530 94 111 388 786 .309 .378 .441 .819 566.4  
162 Game Average 311 34 75 22 3 2 31 0 3 20 89 .242 .297 .364 .661 31.5  
Career Highs 103 185 22 48 15 4 3 22 1 3 16 54 .273 .324 .409 .723 22.1  
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   655 67 140 37 6 4 60 1 5 46 207 .214 .272 .307 .579 49.9
vs LH   317 42 95 34 6 4 37 1 7 19 71 .300 .349 .483 .832 45.1
Home 256 508 60 136 38 6 3 49 1 7 41 138 .268 .329 .384 .712 58.6
Away 249 464 49 99 33 6 5 48 1 5 24 140 .213 .261 .343 .603 36.4
RISP   242 0 62 19 4 2 75 0 0 23 62 .256 .327 .393 .720 29.8
Pinch Hitting   252 29 64 19 1 3 29 1 2 17 73 .254 .309 .373 .682 26.8
Close/Late   153 31 43 13 2 2 17 0 1 7 43 .281 .329 .431 .761 18.8
Mar/Apr 46 99 15 37 12 1 0 15 1 3 6 20 .374 .422 .515 .937 17.0
May 65 115 9 17 9 0 0 5 0 2 6 41 .148 .203 .226 .429 2.5
June 107 227 25 58 19 2 2 20 1 3 14 63 .256 .308 .383 .691 23.9
July 90 164 20 33 8 1 3 24 0 1 10 48 .201 .250 .317 .567 12.1
August 88 163 14 34 6 2 2 14 0 1 7 52 .209 .246 .307 .552 11.0
Sep/Oct 109 204 26 56 17 6 1 19 0 2 22 54 .275 .349 .431 .781 28.6
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
1957 25 KIN HL C 10 10 81.0 55 4 1 0 .983 6.56 17 4 .235 0 0.3
    SS 1 0 3.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
1958 26 KIN HL C 9 8 75.0 52 9 0 1 1.000 7.32 11 7 .636 0 0.6
    CF 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
1959 27 KIN HL C 37 37 306.0 257 27 4 0 .986 8.35 58 19 .328 1 1.7
    LF 1 0 3.0 1 0 1 0 .500 3.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
1960 28 KIN HL C 45 35 302.0 169 25 1 0 .995 5.78 35 17 .486 2 1.6
    RF 1 0 3.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
1961 29 KIN HL C 24 24 216.3 178 22 0 1 1.000 8.32 25 14 .560 1 1.7
    2B 2 0 10.0 2 3 0 2 1.000 4.50 0 0 .000 0 0.0
1962 30 KIN HL C 32 16 176.0 131 7 1 0 .993 7.06 30 5 .167 1 0.6
1963 31 KIN HL C 32 30 282.3 213 17 3 0 .987 7.33 41 11 .268 2 1.2
1964 32 KIN HL C 34 31 281.7 203 21 2 0 .991 7.16 40 16 .400 0 0.9
    CF 1 0 4.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
    LF 1 0 3.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 3.00 0 0 .000 0  
    SS 1 0 1.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 9.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  C 223 191 1720.3 1258 132 12 2 .991 7.27 257 93 .362 7 8.6
  2B 2 0 10.0 2 3 0 2 1.000 4.50 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  LF 2 0 6.0 2 0 1 0 .667 3.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  CF 2 0 5.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  SS 2 0 4.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 2.25 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  RF 1 0 3.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
Career Totals   232 191 1748.3 1263 135 13 4 .991 7.20 257 93 .362 7 8.6
Career Highs   46 37 309.0 258 27 5 3 1.000 8.30 58 19 .636 2  
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History
Drafted in 2nd round, 45th overall pick, by Kingsbury in 1951
Injured on 6/5/1953 with a Concussion, out for 1-2 weeks
Injured on 4/10/1954 with a Stress Fractured Ulna, out for 2 weeks
Had first career hit on 6/13/1957, off Earnest Fedosz (SB)
Hit first career homerun on 7/7/1957, off Mark Likens (PB)
Drove in 6 runs against Blackwood on 7/29/1961
1/26/1963: Gets a new one-year contract worth $350,000 through salary arbitration
Injured on 4/7/1963 with a Broken Cheekbone, out for 6 weeks
1/26/1964: Gets a new one-year contract worth $350,000 through salary arbitration