Booker
Olivera
 
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Height: 0' 0''
Weight: 195
 
Born: November 10, 1932 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
1955 22 RW SP    
1956 23 RW SP    
1957 24 RW SP    
1958 25 RW SP $ 300,000  
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OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 300,000  
                                             
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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 26 RW SP $ 300,000  
1960 27 RED SP $ 300,000  
1961 28 RED SP $ 300,000  
1962 29 RED SP $ 300,000  
1963 30 RED SP $ 350,000  
1964 31 RED SP $ 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
1955 22 AAA   5 22 0 6 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 10 .273 .273 .273 .545 1.8  
1956 23 AA   108 476 43 130 18 2 7 32 13 6 17 127 .273 .298 .363 .662 49.6  
    A   26 99 9 23 1 0 2 10 1 1 6 19 .232 .276 .303 .579 8.2  
1957 24 AAA   56 227 25 64 13 1 1 24 11 3 6 60 .282 .300 .361 .662 23.8  
    AA   80 349 41 114 15 2 2 31 8 7 10 71 .327 .345 .398 .744 43.3  
1958 25 RW SP 9 7 0 2 2 0 0 2 1 0 0 3 .286 .286 .571 .857 1.2 0.2
    AAA   128 542 72 188 26 0 4 67 17 10 23 120 .347 .373 .417 .790 77.2  
1959 26 RW SP 61 91 14 28 2 0 0 15 6 2 2 9 .308 .319 .330 .649 9.5 1.2
1960 27 RED SP 112 326 56 105 14 4 2 27 38 8 8 50 .322 .348 .408 .756 44.4 7.5
    AAA   31 129 19 47 8 1 0 11 10 1 4 16 .364 .383 .442 .825 20.8  
1961 28 RED SP 112 190 38 53 7 1 4 27 32 4 1 22 .279 .290 .389 .680 23.1 3.3
1962 29 RED SP 69 119 17 32 12 1 1 14 12 4 1 11 .269 .274 .412 .686 13.1 1.2
1963 30 RED SP 70 92 16 23 3 0 0 11 11 7 4 10 .250 .293 .283 .576 7.6 0.0
1964 31 RED SP 65 110 23 34 2 2 0 11 20 4 2 9 .309 .327 .364 .691 14.6 2.3
7 Years Sim 498 935 164 277 42 8 7 107 120 29 18 114 .296 .316 .381 .697 113.4 15.6
4 Years AAA 220 920 116 305 47 2 5 102 40 14 33 206 .332 .354 .403 .757 123.5  
2 Years AA 188 825 84 244 33 4 9 63 21 13 27 198 .296 .323 .378 .701 92.9  
1 Years A 26 99 9 23 1 0 2 10 1 1 6 19 .232 .274 .303 .577 8.2  
7 Years Minors 434 1844 209 572 81 6 16 175 62 28 66 423 .310 .336 .387 .722 224.6  
162 Game Average 304 53 90 13 2 2 34 39 9 5 37 .296 .316 .381 .697 36.9  
Career Highs 112 326 56 105 14 4 4 27 38 8 8 50 .322 .348 .571 .857 44.4  
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   659 116 183 27 6 4 73 86 21 12 93 .278 .296 .355 .651 71.6
vs LH   276 48 94 15 2 3 34 34 8 6 21 .341 .362 .442 .804 42.3
Home 247 446 84 141 21 4 6 61 57 15 5 58 .316 .330 .422 .752 60.8
Away 251 489 80 136 21 4 1 46 63 14 13 56 .278 .303 .344 .646 53.1
RISP   242 0 70 7 2 3 90 0 0 6 36 .289 .309 .372 .680 26.0
Pinch Hitting   145 14 38 5 1 0 19 10 3 0 16 .262 .275 .310 .586 11.2
Close/Late   121 61 34 6 1 0 20 1 0 6 15 .281 .328 .347 .675 12.7
Mar/Apr 49 72 10 24 5 0 1 8 6 1 5 5 .333 .385 .444 .829 11.9
May 88 142 26 35 4 1 1 12 21 6 0 20 .246 .253 .310 .563 11.4
June 94 179 27 56 9 1 2 18 25 10 1 21 .313 .321 .408 .728 22.2
July 72 141 28 47 4 3 1 25 20 4 3 19 .333 .352 .426 .777 21.3
August 103 193 33 51 6 3 2 25 12 6 2 27 .264 .285 .358 .643 17.6
Sep/Oct 92 208 40 64 14 0 0 19 36 2 7 22 .308 .333 .375 .708 29.5
Fielding Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Gold Glove.
Year Age Tm Lg Pos G GS IP PO A E DP FPct RF   DWS
1958 25 RW SP 2B 1 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00   0.0
    CF 1 0 1.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 9.00    
    RF 1 0 1.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 9.00   0.0
1959 26 RW SP CF 11 10 86.0 17 1 1 1 .947 1.88   0.3
    RF 13 0 30.0 8 1 0 0 1.000 2.70    
    LF 5 0 10.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00    
1960 27 RED SP LF 75 52 486.3 109 3 1 0 .991 2.07   1.8
    CF 17 12 111.0 36 1 1 0 .974 3.00    
    RF 11 10 86.0 17 0 0 0 1.000 1.78    
1961 28 RED SP CF 19 15 137.3 42 0 1 0 .977 2.75   1.0
    LF 17 9 99.7 21 1 0 0 1.000 1.99    
    RF 14 9 89.0 14 0 2 0 .875 1.42    
    1B 1 0 2.0 2 1 0 0 1.000 13.50   0.0
1962 29 RED SP CF 20 13 131.0 34 2 0 1 1.000 2.47   0.9
    LF 18 9 95.3 23 1 0 0 1.000 2.27    
    RF 6 4 35.3 6 0 0 0 1.000 1.53    
1963 30 RED SP RF 14 11 97.0 17 0 0 0 1.000 1.58   0.4
    CF 13 5 56.0 15 0 1 0 .938 2.41    
    LF 9 4 40.0 9 2 0 0 1.000 2.48    
    2B 2 0 2.0 0 1 0 0 1.000 4.50   0.0
    1B 1 0 1.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 9.00   0.0
1964 31 RED SP CF 24 16 156.7 44 0 1 0 .978 2.53   0.8
    RF 6 5 43.0 10 0 2 0 .833 2.09    
    LF 6 4 39.0 11 0 0 0 1.000 2.54    
  LF 130 78 770.3 173 7 1 0 .994 2.10   1.8
  CF 105 71 679.0 189 4 5 2 .975 2.56   2.9
  RF 65 39 381.3 73 1 4 0 .949 1.75   0.4
  2B 3 0 4.0 0 1 0 0 1.000 2.25   0.0
  1B 2 0 3.0 3 1 0 0 1.000 12.00   0.0
Career Totals   305 188 1837.6 438 14 10 2 .978 2.21   5.1
Career Highs   103 74 683.3 162 4 3 1 1.000 4.50    
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History
Signed as a free agent by Red Willow on 9/1/1955 to a minor league deal
Had first career hit (double) on 9/9/1958, off Victor Holden (YAN)
Traded from Red Willow to Redsand on 5/11/1960 (Going to RW: CF John Eller, P Leroy Vennard. Going to RED: P Mohammed Lheureux, 3B Son Begay, CF Booker Olivera)
Hit first career homerun on 5/11/1960, off Jay Defazio (DEN)
1/26/1963: Gets a new one-year contract worth $350,000 through salary arbitration
1/26/1964: Gets a new one-year contract worth $350,000 through salary arbitration