Paul
Nies
 
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Height: 6' 0''
Weight: 195
 
Born: February 14, 1918 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 TF SP $ 5,030,000  
1946 28 TF SP $ 5,030,000  
1947 29 TF SP $ 5,030,000  
1948 30 TF SP $ 5,030,000  
1949 31 TF SP $ 5,030,000  
1950 32 TF SP $ 5,030,000  
1951 33 TF SP $ 5,030,000  
1952 34 TF SP $ 2,850,000  
1953 35 TF SP $ 2,850,000  
1954 36 TF SP $ 2,850,000  
OOTP5 Min Ratings $ 2,850,000  
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 5,030,000  
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 TF SP 154 596 76 147 31 13 12 63 37 4 33 113 .247 .288 .403 .690 72.5 11.9
1946 28 TF SP 154 581 70 130 24 11 11 78 51 12 43 104 .224 .277 .360 .637 63.0 7.5
1947 29 TF SP 155 639 91 172 45 12 13 70 47 13 33 119 .269 .307 .438 .745 87.7 18.6
1948 30 TF SP 141 566 76 136 25 10 10 54 30 11 37 121 .240 .288 .373 .661 62.9 10.3
1949 31 TF SP 156 597 79 171 42 10 14 97 19 19 36 131 .286 .325 .461 .786 83.8 16.7
1950 32 TF SP 154 610 85 172 40 5 20 72 33 12 41 133 .282 .328 .462 .790 88.4 15.2
1951 33 TF SP 156 605 69 139 38 10 10 56 35 4 23 161 .230 .261 .375 .636 60.3 7.1
1952 34 TF SP 154 620 67 149 36 8 20 73 17 4 29 152 .240 .275 .421 .696 70.8 10.1
1953 35 TF SP 99 256 31 71 18 7 8 30 7 0 10 84 .277 .311 .496 .807 37.6 7.7
1954 36 TF SP 8 21 2 5 2 0 0 1 2 0 0 7 .238 .238 .333 .571 1.8 0.2
    AAA   132 416 41 91 32 5 13 53 5 1 14 88 .219 .244 .413 .658 41.6  
10 Years Sim 1331 5091 646 1292 301 86 118 594 278 79 285 1125 .254 .294 .416 .711 628.9 105.3
1 Years AAA 132 416 41 91 32 5 13 53 5 1 14 88 .219 .251 .413 .664 41.6  
162 Game Average 619 78 157 36 10 14 72 33 9 34 136 .254 .294 .416 .711 76.5  
Career Highs 156 639 91 172 45 13 20 97 51 19 43 161 .286 .328 .496 .807 88.4  
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   3391 421 837 188 64 72 380 193 54 198 788 .247 .289 .404 .693 401.7
vs LH   1700 225 455 113 22 46 214 85 25 87 337 .268 .305 .441 .747 224.8
Home 659 2501 278 597 147 39 54 277 124 46 147 576 .239 .283 .393 .676 277.5
Away 672 2590 368 695 154 47 64 317 154 33 138 549 .268 .306 .438 .744 349.1
RISP   1122 0 296 62 16 20 418 0 0 84 250 .264 .309 .401 .710 138.3
Pinch Hitting   78 11 20 4 2 2 10 3 0 3 14 .256 .284 .436 .720 9.8
Close/Late   593 66 139 36 7 12 74 0 0 47 136 .234 .292 .379 .671 64.9
Mar/Apr 213 831 93 196 40 12 11 81 46 13 43 204 .236 .273 .353 .626 81.4
May 218 837 107 207 47 15 24 110 49 15 50 196 .247 .291 .425 .716 105.0
June 222 820 108 227 62 11 20 102 44 11 48 164 .277 .316 .452 .768 115.7
July 197 762 98 190 44 9 17 90 38 10 50 159 .249 .298 .398 .696 91.2
August 235 894 105 219 57 16 20 95 49 15 36 186 .245 .278 .412 .689 100.9
Sep/Oct 246 947 135 253 51 23 26 116 52 15 58 216 .267 .310 .452 .762 132.2
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 TF SP LF 153 144 1304.7 324 5 0 0 1.000 2.27   3.3
1946 28 TF SP LF 154 145 1296.3 313 7 2 2 .994 2.22   2.6
1947 29 TF SP LF 153 148 1313.7 310 5 2 2 .994 2.16   4.4
1948 30 TF SP LF 139 134 1186.3 277 5 0 1 1.000 2.14   4.0
1949 31 TF SP LF 154 147 1326.0 333 7 2 3 .994 2.31   4.8
1950 32 TF SP LF 153 147 1315.3 319 7 0 3 1.000 2.23   3.7
1951 33 TF SP LF 152 143 1265.0 293 3 1 2 .997 2.11   3.1
1952 34 TF SP LF 151 147 1302.7 306 3 1 1 .997 2.13   4.4
1953 35 TF SP LF 74 64 555.3 109 5 0 1 1.000 1.85   1.7
    CF 3 0 10.7 4 0 0 0 1.000 3.38    
    RF 4 0 7.0 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.57    
1954 36 TF SP LF 7 7 52.0 5 1 0 0 1.000 1.04   0.1
    CF 1 0 2.0 1 0 1 0 .500 4.50    
  LF 1290 1226 10917.3 2589 48 8 15 .997 2.17   32.0
  CF 4 0 12.7 5 0 1 0 .833 3.55    
  RF 4 0 7.0 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.57    
Career Totals   1298 1226 10937.0 2596 48 9 15 .997 2.18   32.0
Career Highs   154 148 1326.0 333 7 2 3 1.000 2.31    
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.
At-Bats
1945-6-596
1946-10-581
1947-1-639
1949-7-597
1950-7-610
1951-5-605
1952-7-620
Hits
1947-10-172
1949-8-171
1950-9-172
Doubles
1947-3-45
1949-6-42
1950-9-40
Triples
1945-3-13
1946-5-11
1947-6-12
1948-7-10
1949-5-10
1951-6-10
CAR-29-86
Stolen Bases
1945-3-37
1946-1-51
1947-1-47
1948-6-30
1950-6-33
1951-3-35
CAR-46-278
Caught Stealing
1946-10-12
1947-5-13
1948-5-11
1949-1-19
1950-3-12
Strikeouts
1951-2-161
1952-9-152
         
 
   Black Ink Test: 5    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 48)
   Gray Ink Test: 40    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 130)
 
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History
Drafted in 3rd round, 52nd overall pick, by Twin Falls in 1945
Had first career hit (triple) on 4/1/1945, off Carl Wooden (STR)
Hit first career homerun on 4/6/1945, off Orville Pink (HIN)
Won Gold Glove at Leftfield in 1947.Injured on 4/29/1948 with a Strained Rib Cage Muscle, out for 1-2 weeks
Won Gold Glove at Leftfield in 1948.Won Gold Glove at Leftfield in 1949.Had 5 hits with 2 RBI against Langlade on 5/8/1950
Was selected to the 1950 Allstar game
Won Gold Glove at Leftfield in 1950.Injured on 8/29/1954 with a Bruised Hand, out for 2 days