Okoye
Nwabueze
 
Bats: Left
Throws: Left
Height: 0' 0''
Weight: 235
 
Born: April 2, 1930 in Usa
 
Awards & Accomplishments
Kennel Cups Won 1956   
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
1949 19 JC HL    
1950 20 JC HL    
1951 21 JC HL $ 300,000  
1952 22 JC HL $ 300,000  
1953 23 JC HL    
1954 24 JC HL    
1955 25 JC HL $ 300,000  
1956 26 JC HL $ 300,000  
1957 27 JC HL $ 300,000  
1958 28 JC HL $ 342,857  
OOTP5 Min Ratings    
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 342,857  
                                                   
  Stuff Control Movement
Year Age Tm Lg Salary Endurance vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA
1959 29 JC HL $ 350,000  
1960 30 JC HL $ 350,000  
1961 31 JC HL $ 350,000  
1962 32 JC HL $ 350,000  
1963 33 JC HL $ 640,714  
1964 34 JC HL $ 692,143  
OOTP6 Min Ratings $ 350,000  
OOTP6 Max Ratings $ 692,143  
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
1949 19 JC HL    
1950 20 JC HL    
1951 21 JC HL $ 300,000  
1952 22 JC HL $ 300,000  
1953 23 JC HL    
1954 24 JC HL    
1955 25 JC HL $ 300,000  
1956 26 JC HL $ 300,000  
1957 27 JC HL $ 300,000  
1958 28 JC HL $ 342,857  
OOTP5 Min Ratings    
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 342,857  
                                             
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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 29 JC HL $ 350,000  
1960 30 JC HL $ 350,000  
1961 31 JC HL $ 350,000  
1962 32 JC HL $ 350,000  
1963 33 JC HL $ 640,714  
1964 34 JC HL $ 692,143  
OOTP6 Min Ratings $ 350,000  
OOTP6 Max Ratings $ 692,143  
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
1949 19 AA   8 6 .571 18 18 2 1 0 122.0 132 54 14 39 109 3.98 .277 .331 .423 .755  
    A   0 4 .000 5 5 1 0 0 36.0 49 22 2 7 27 5.50 .322 .352 .461 .813  
1950 20 AA   9 10 .474 24 24 6 0 0 166.3 178 75 28 48 181 4.06 .269 .318 .446 .764  
1951 21 JC HL 1 2 .333 4 4 0 0 0 24.7 25 15 2 13 17 5.47 .266 .352 .436 .788 0.4
    AA   12 5 .706 24 24 6 3 0 181.7 163 58 20 58 208 2.87 .236 .295 .373 .668  
1952 22 JC HL 4 4 .500 10 10 0 0 0 53.0 59 35 6 30 38 5.94 .286 .377 .447 .824 0.6
    AAA   4 7 .364 13 13 1 0 0 79.0 92 36 5 36 75 4.10 .288 .361 .398 .759  
1953 23 AAA   10 8 .556 23 23 4 1 0 165.3 192 88 11 60 174 4.79 .292 .351 .393 .744  
1954 24 AAA   10 6 .625 23 23 4 1 0 163.3 162 66 13 64 172 3.64 .255 .323 .354 .678  
1955 25 JC HL 1 4 .200 8 8 0 0 0 39.3 56 35 5 21 27 8.01 .339 .413 .497 .910 0.0
    AAA   5 8 .385 16 16 1 1 0 106.0 134 61 7 50 121 5.18 .305 .376 .393 .769  
1956 26 JC HL 3 5 .375 14 14 0 0 0 70.0 87 45 2 37 35 5.79 .306 .386 .380 .766 0.0
    AAA   3 5 .375 15 15 1 1 0 111.3 120 31 2 35 102 2.51 .273 .327 .321 .648  
1957 27 JC HL 9 9 .500 31 31 2 1 0 197.3 222 85 2 89 109 3.88 .291 .364 .342 .705 7.8
1958 28 JC HL 4 17 .190 41 23 0 0 0 132.0 202 93 5 61 75 6.34 .361 .424 .434 .857 0.0
1959 29 JC HL 0 2 .000 17 0 0 0 0 23.3 35 24 2 23 5 9.26 .354 .472 .515 .987 0.0
    AAA   2 3 .400 13 13 0 0 0 85.0 104 47 6 51 53 4.98 .302 .392 .430 .823  
1960 30 AAA   7 12 .368 22 22 2 0 0 136.0 164 76 8 71 64 5.03 .294 .374 .388 .762  
1962 32 AAA   11 12 .478 30 30 2 0 0 214.0 208 70 6 75 170 2.94 .250 .312 .330 .642  
1963 33 AAA   16 7 .696 28 28 2 1 0 195.7 213 78 3 73 156 3.59 .273 .336 .353 .689  
1964 34 AAA   1 1 .500 4 3 0 0 0 22.3 21 7 0 5 27 2.82 .239 .280 .284 .564  
7 Years Sim 22 43 .338 125 90 2 1 0 539.7 686 332 24 274 306 5.54 .316 .392 .404 .796 8.8
10 Years AAA 69 69 .500 187 186 17 5 0 1278.0 1410 560 61 520 1114 3.94 .277 .344 .366 .710  
3 Years AA 29 21 .580 66 66 14 4 0 470.0 473 187 62 145 498 3.58 .258 .313 .413 .725  
1 Years A 0 4 .000 5 5 1 0 0 36.0 49 22 2 7 27 5.50 .322 .352 .461 .813  
14 Years Minors 98 94 .510 258 257 32 9 0 1784.0 1932 769 125 672 1639 3.88 .273 .336 .380 .716  
Season Average 3 6 .333 17 12 0 0 0 77.1 98 47 3 39 43 5.54 .316 .392 .404 .796  
Career Highs 9 17 .500 41 31 2 1 0 197.3 222 93 6 89 109 9.26 .361 .472 .515 .987  
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   530 245 19 206 212   .326 .402 .418 .820
vs LH   156 87 5 68 94   .285 .364 .364 .728
Home 9 24 .273 61 44 1 1 0 260.3 338 176 16 129 153 6.09 .323 .397 .430 .828
Away 13 19 .406 64 46 1 0 0 279.3 348 156 8 145 153 5.03 .309 .388 .380 .768
Mar/Apr 4 10 .286 21 17 0 0 0 95.0 123 73 7 54 58 6.92 .322 .406 .442 .848
May 2 7 .222 29 14 1 0 0 101.3 122 61 9 54 42 5.42 .303 .386 .440 .826
June 4 7 .364 30 14 0 0 0 104.7 126 58 3 43 59 4.99 .304 .370 .372 .742
July 4 5 .444 14 14 1 1 0 78.3 98 38 1 36 41 4.37 .309 .380 .350 .730
August 3 6 .333 11 11 0 0 0 48.3 79 38 0 30 36 7.08 .382 .460 .440 .900
Sep/Oct 5 8 .385 20 20 0 0 0 112.0 138 64 4 57 70 5.14 .307 .385 .391 .776
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 21 JC HL 4 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 .000 .143 .000 .143 -0.2 0.0
1952 22 JC HL 10 19 4 5 2 0 0 1 0 0 1 10 .263 .300 .368 .668 2.1 0.2
1955 25 JC HL 8 9 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 6 .000 .091 .000 .091 0.0 0.0
1956 26 JC HL 14 15 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 9 .000 .111 .000 .111 -0.2 0.0
1957 27 JC HL 31 68 1 5 2 0 0 3 0 0 0 41 .074 .074 .103 .176 -3.2 0.0
1958 28 JC HL 41 33 2 4 2 0 0 2 0 0 1 13 .121 .147 .182 .329 0.1 0.0
1959 29 JC HL 17 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.4 0.0
7 Years Sim 125 154 7 14 6 0 0 8 0 0 6 84 .091 .123 .130 .253 -1.8 0.2
162 Game Average 199 9 18 7 0 0 10 0 0 7 108 .091 .123 .130 .253 -2.4  
Career Highs 41 68 4 5 2 0 0 3 0 0 2 41 .263 .300 .368 .668 2.1  
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   125 5 12 5 0 0 8 0 0 5 70 .096 .129 .136 .265 -2.0
vs LH   29 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 14 .069 .100 .103 .203 -1.0
Home 61 63 3 4 2 0 0 1 0 0 2 33 .063 .092 .095 .188 -2.5
Away 64 91 4 10 4 0 0 7 0 0 4 51 .110 .144 .154 .298 -0.5
RISP   38 0 3 2 0 0 7 0 0 1 21 .079 .098 .132 .229 -1.1
Close/Late   3 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .333 .333 .667 1.000 0.5
Mar/Apr 17 26 2 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 2 13 .077 .138 .115 .253 -0.4
May 29 25 2 4 1 0 0 2 0 0 2 15 .160 .214 .200 .414 0.9
June 30 35 1 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 17 .086 .086 .114 .200 -1.4
July 14 23 1 2 2 0 0 3 0 0 1 14 .087 .125 .174 .299 -0.2
August 11 15 1 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 7 .200 .200 .267 .467 0.6
Sep/Oct 20 30 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 18 .000 .032 .000 .032 -2.5
Fielding Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Gold Glove.
Year Age Tm Lg Pos G GS IP PO A E DP FPct RF    
1951 21 JC HL P 4 4 24.7 3 6 0 1 1.000 3.28    
1952 22 JC HL P 10 10 53.0 5 9 1 2 .933 2.38    
1955 25 JC HL P 8 8 39.3 2 6 0 2 1.000 1.83    
1956 26 JC HL P 14 14 70.0 5 20 1 1 .962 3.21    
1957 27 JC HL P 31 31 197.3 8 29 1 1 .974 1.69    
1958 28 JC HL P 41 23 132.0 2 28 1 3 .968 2.05    
1959 29 JC HL P 17 0 23.3 2 4 0 0 1.000 2.31    
Career Totals   125 90 539.7 27 102 4 10 .970 2.15    
Career Highs   41 31 197.3 8 29 1 3 1.000 3.28    
Pitching Leaderboards     Help
Top 10 finishes. Stats are Year-Rank-Value. League leaders are in bold.
Season Rankings are League Based.
Losses
1958-2-17
Complete Games
1957-7-2
Shutouts
1957-6-1
Walks Allowed
1957-5-89
OSLG
1957-8-.342
 
 
   Black Ink Test: 0    (Avg Pitcher in HOF ~ 12)
   Gray Ink Test: 3    (Avg Pitcher in HOF ~ 56)
 
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History
Drafted in 1st round, 11th overall pick, by Jackson City in 1949
Injured on 6/3/1949 with a Inflamed Back Muscle, out for one week
Injured on 6/26/1949 with a Tight Shoulder, out for 5 days
Injured on 8/13/1949 with a Strained Elbow Ligament, out for one week
Injured on 8/20/1950 with a Pulled Elbow Ligament, out for one week
Injured on 9/4/1950 with a Blister On Finger, out for 5 days
Injured on 5/28/1951 with a Pulled Bicep Muscle, out for 3 weeks
Earned first career win on 9/30/1951
Had first career hit on 5/7/1952, off Bruce Moffet (BLA)
Injured on 8/31/1952 with a Sore Shoulder, out for one week
Injured on 4/17/1954 with a Strained Back, out for one week
Injured on 6/27/1954 with a Sore Back, out for 1-2 weeks
Injured on 7/7/1954 with a Tight Shoulder, out for 1-2 weeks
Won Kennel Cup with Jackson City in 1956
Injured on 8/26/1960 with a Pulled Tricep Muscle, out for 4 weeks
Injured on 7/2/1962 with a Tight Shoulder, out for 6 days
1/26/1963: Gets a new one-year contract worth $640,714 through salary arbitration
Injured on 6/18/1963 with a Inflamed Back Muscle, out for 1-2 weeks
1/26/1964: Gets a new one-year contract worth $692,143 through salary arbitration
Injured on 3/8/1964 with a Strained Back Muscle, out for 5-6 weeks