Michael
Null
 
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Height: 6' 0''
Weight: 210
 
Born: November 28, 1918 in Usa
 
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
1945 26 SP SP $ 1,543,571  
1946 27 SP SP $ 1,881,000  
1947 28 SP SP $ 1,881,000  
1948 29 SP SP $ 1,881,000  
1949 30 SP SP $ 5,700,000  
1950 31 SP SP $ 5,700,000  
1951 32 SP SP $ 5,700,000  
1952 33 KEN SP $ 9,277,400  
1953 34 KEN SP $ 9,277,400  
1954 35 KEN SP $ 9,277,400  
1955 36 KEN SP $ 9,277,400  
OOTP5 Min Ratings $ 1,543,571  
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 9,277,400  
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 26 SP SP $ 1,543,571  
1946 27 SP SP $ 1,881,000  
1947 28 SP SP $ 1,881,000  
1948 29 SP SP $ 1,881,000  
1949 30 SP SP $ 5,700,000  
1950 31 SP SP $ 5,700,000  
1951 32 SP SP $ 5,700,000  
1952 33 KEN SP $ 9,277,400  
1953 34 KEN SP $ 9,277,400  
1954 35 KEN SP $ 9,277,400  
1955 36 KEN SP $ 9,277,400  
OOTP5 Min Ratings $ 1,543,571  
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 9,277,400  
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
1945 26 SP SP 5 4 .556 84 0 0 0 4 89.3 67 31 8 33 87 3.12 .206 .284 .335 .619 8.7
1946 27 SP SP 7 7 .500 66 0 0 0 41 65.3 58 26 6 19 62 3.58 .236 .291 .362 .653 11.4
1947 28 SP SP 5 5 .500 71 0 0 0 36 71.3 52 27 10 19 81 3.41 .202 .255 .388 .643 12.0
1948 29 SP SP 5 7 .417 65 0 0 0 37 64.0 48 23 4 25 53 3.23 .212 .289 .350 .638 11.4
1949 30 SP SP 3 6 .333 68 0 0 0 36 68.7 50 21 7 20 71 2.75 .198 .259 .321 .581 12.9
1950 31 SP SP 5 7 .417 81 0 0 0 51 80.0 65 22 6 26 80 2.48 .217 .287 .321 .608 15.1
1951 32 SP SP 7 4 .636 75 0 0 0 42 72.3 53 22 3 26 72 2.74 .205 .273 .347 .621 16.5
1952 33 KEN SP 6 4 .600 75 0 0 0 50 71.7 43 15 2 24 66 1.88 .169 .246 .283 .529 19.2
1953 34 KEN SP 5 12 .294 58 0 0 0 24 63.7 47 27 2 34 59 3.82 .209 .323 .320 .643 6.6
1954 35 KEN SP 11 7 .611 78 0 0 0 25 79.0 79 38 13 31 68 4.33 .260 .333 .424 .758 6.8
1955 36 KEN SP 4 3 .571 58 0 0 0 1 68.0 77 28 6 26 49 3.71 .286 .350 .409 .759 3.8
11 Years Sim 63 66 .488 779 0 0 0 347 793.3 639 280 67 283 748 3.18 .219 .291 .352 .643 124.4
Season Average 5 6 .455 70 0 0 0 31 72.1 58 25 6 25 68 3.18 .219 .291 .352 .643  
Career Highs 11 12 .636 84 0 0 0 51 89.3 79 38 13 34 87 4.33 .286 .350 .424 .759  
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   359 156 45 168 475   .208 .279 .351 .630
vs LH   280 124 22 115 273   .235 .302 .353 .655
Home 41 30 .577 416 0 0 0 171 423.6 325 152 36 156 407 3.23 .210 .283 .357 .640
Away 22 36 .379 363 0 0 0 177 369.6 314 128 31 127 341 3.12 .229 .294 .346 .641
Mar/Apr 16 11 .593 127 0 0 0 55 135.3 105 50 16 45 122 3.33 .214 .280 .356 .636
May 9 11 .450 136 0 0 0 55 148.3 104 44 9 57 152 2.67 .196 .274 .307 .581
June 16 7 .696 131 0 0 0 58 136.0 113 48 11 43 135 3.18 .225 .286 .355 .641
July 9 11 .450 118 0 0 0 58 123.6 110 49 7 44 106 3.57 .238 .304 .359 .662
August 9 15 .375 127 0 0 0 52 115.6 108 52 16 52 116 4.05 .244 .324 .428 .751
Sep/Oct 4 11 .267 140 0 0 0 70 134.3 99 37 8 42 117 2.48 .203 .266 .320 .586
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 26 SP SP 84 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.2 0.0
1947 28 SP SP 71 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.3 0.0
1949 30 SP SP 68 7 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .143 .143 .286 .429 0.1 0.0
1950 31 SP SP 81 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.3 0.0
1951 32 SP SP 75 4 1 2 0 0 1 3 0 0 2 1 .500 .667 1.250 1.917 2.4 0.9
1952 33 KEN SP 75 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.4 0.0
1953 34 KEN SP 58 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.5 0.0
1954 35 KEN SP 78 8 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 .125 .222 .250 .472 0.4 0.0
1955 36 KEN SP 58 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.7 0.0
9 Years Sim 648 43 2 4 2 0 1 3 0 0 3 23 .093 .152 .209 .361 0.7 0.9
162 Game Average 10 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .093 .152 .209 .361 0.2  
Career Highs 84 8 1 2 1 0 1 3 0 0 2 5 .500 .667 1.250 1.917 2.4  
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   27 2 2 1 0 1 3 0 0 2 15 .074 .138 .222 .360 0.4
vs LH   16 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 8 .125 .176 .188 .364 0.2
Home 306 18 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 9 .056 .150 .111 .261 -0.2
Away 300 25 1 3 1 0 1 3 0 0 1 14 .120 .154 .280 .434 0.9
RISP   10 0 1 0 0 1 3 0 0 2 6 .100 .250 .400 .650 1.3
Close/Late   17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 11 .000 .056 .000 .056 -1.3
Mar/Apr 52 6 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .167 .167 .333 .500 0.2
May 73 15 1 2 1 0 1 3 0 0 1 6 .133 .188 .400 .588 1.3
June 58 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .200 .333 .200 .533 0.5
July 66 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 .000 .111 .000 .111 -0.4
August 51 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.5
Sep/Oct 53 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.4
Fielding Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Gold Glove.
Year Age Tm Lg Pos G GS IP PO A E DP FPct RF    
1945 26 SP SP P 84 0 89.3 3 18 0 3 1.000 2.12    
1946 27 SP SP P 66 0 65.3 2 6 1 2 .889 1.10    
1947 28 SP SP P 71 0 71.3 3 13 0 1 1.000 2.02    
1948 29 SP SP P 65 0 64.0 2 12 0 3 1.000 1.97    
1949 30 SP SP P 68 0 68.7 5 11 1 2 .941 2.10    
1950 31 SP SP P 81 0 80.0 3 10 2 0 .867 1.46    
1951 32 SP SP P 75 0 72.3 2 10 0 0 1.000 1.49    
1952 33 KEN SP P 75 0 71.7 4 10 0 0 1.000 1.76    
1953 34 KEN SP P 58 0 63.7 4 14 0 2 1.000 2.54    
1954 35 KEN SP P 78 0 79.0 4 9 1 0 .929 1.48    
1955 36 KEN SP P 58 0 68.0 3 12 0 1 1.000 1.99    
Career Totals   779 0 793.3 35 125 5 14 .970 1.82    
Career Highs   84 0 89.3 5 18 2 3 1.000 2.54    
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
1947 28 SP SP 0 0 .000 1 0 0 0 1 0.3 0 0 0 0 1 0.00 .000 .000 .000 .000
1950 31 SP SP 0 0 .000 1 0 0 0 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 .000 .000 .000 .000
1951 32 SP SP 0 0 .000 1 0 0 0 0 2.0 1 0 0 0 0 0.00 .167 .167 .167 .333
1952 33 KEN SP 1 0 1.000 1 0 0 0 0 1.0 1 2 0 2 1 18.00 .200 .429 .400 .829
Career Post-Season Pitching 1 0 1.000 4 0 0 0 1 4.3 2 2 0 2 2 4.16 .133 .235 .200 .435
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
1951 32 SP SP 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Career Post-Season Batting 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Pitching Leaderboards     Help
Top 10 finishes. Stats are Year-Rank-Value. League leaders are in bold.
Season Rankings are League Based.
ERA
CAR-35-3.18
Saves
1946-2-41
1947-8-36
1948-5-37
1949-5-36
1950-1-51
1951-3-42
1952-1-50
1953-8-24
1954-8-25
CAR-4-347
Games Pitched
1945-9-84
Hits per 9IP
CAR-19-7.2
OAVG
CAR-18-.219
OSLG
CAR-41-.352
OOPS
CAR-35-.643
         
 
   Black Ink Test: 6    (Avg Pitcher in HOF ~ 12)
   Gray Ink Test: 28    (Avg Pitcher in HOF ~ 56)
 
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History
Drafted in 11th round, 254th overall pick, by Seneca Point in 1945
Earned first career win on 4/13/1945
Had first career hit (double) on 5/22/1949, off Daryl Maxie (STR)
Hit first career homerun on 5/28/1951, off Maynard Bushnell (OAK)
Signed as a free agent by Kendall on 2/23/1952 to a 4-year deal worth $9,277,400 per year