David
O'Toole
 
Bats: Left
Throws: Right
Height: 0' 0''
Weight: 205
 
Born: January 19, 1926 in Dominican Republic
 
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
1947 21 RW SP    
1948 22 DEN SP $ 300,000  
1949 23 DEN SP $ 300,000  
1950 24 DEN SP $ 300,000  
1951 25 DEN SP $ 1,343,571  
1952 26 DEN SP $ 1,526,786  
1953 27 DEN SP $ 3,297,857  
1954 28 DEN SP $ 3,500,000  
1955 29 DEN SP $ 3,500,000  
1956 30 DEN SP $ 6,250,000  
1957 31 YAN SP $ 8,000,000  
1958 32 YAN SP $ 8,000,000  
OOTP5 Min Ratings    
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 8,000,000  
                                             
  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 33 YAN SP $ 8,000,000  
1960 34 YAN SP $ 8,000,000  
1961 35 SP SP $ 904,000  
1962 36 STR SP $ 2,200,000  
1963 37 STR SP    
OOTP6 Min Ratings    
OOTP6 Max Ratings $ 8,000,000  
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
1947 21 AA   42 163 24 53 11 0 1 22 11 1 24 22 .325 .412 .411 .823 29.1  
    A   96 394 48 133 16 1 2 32 12 7 39 73 .338 .397 .398 .796 60.6  
1948 22 RW SP 14 15 4 5 1 0 0 5 0 0 0 3 .333 .333 .400 .733 1.8 0.4
  DEN SP 66 209 19 55 9 3 2 16 5 5 17 44 .263 .319 .364 .682 22.0 2.6
  TOT   80 224 23 60 10 3 2 21 5 5 17 47 .268 .320 .366 .686 23.8 3.0
    AAA   26 105 10 28 13 0 1 12 2 2 8 25 .267 .319 .419 .738 12.8  
    AA   24 85 13 25 10 1 3 13 8 0 14 16 .294 .394 .541 .935 18.5  
1949 23 DEN SP 118 404 42 98 21 7 2 22 15 5 22 79 .243 .280 .344 .624 37.8 3.6
1950 24 DEN SP 155 545 62 139 41 5 8 70 24 4 55 113 .255 .327 .393 .719 72.8 15.0
1951 25 DEN SP 157 562 65 128 37 6 6 70 19 5 56 143 .228 .301 .347 .648 60.7 7.4
1952 26 DEN SP 162 586 83 134 33 5 4 60 17 7 114 101 .229 .354 .323 .677 73.4 9.3
1953 27 DEN SP 150 521 73 134 30 6 13 64 21 8 77 76 .257 .350 .413 .763 78.8 12.0
1954 28 DEN SP 155 546 89 164 45 5 13 90 25 12 62 77 .300 .374 .473 .847 92.0 17.4
1955 29 DEN SP 153 499 80 154 45 4 14 81 26 12 58 76 .309 .381 .499 .880 89.4 18.7
1956 30 DEN SP 152 526 75 144 38 2 16 79 10 7 58 89 .274 .346 .445 .790 82.1 13.8
1957 31 YAN SP 142 409 57 116 27 5 12 66 4 6 40 68 .284 .349 .462 .812 62.6 11.8
    AAA   8 29 4 11 5 1 0 5 1 0 4 4 .379 .455 .621 1.075 7.0  
1958 32 YAN SP 75 263 46 74 22 1 1 36 12 2 32 39 .281 .361 .384 .745 39.8 7.1
1959 33 YAN SP 147 433 69 119 24 4 6 50 9 7 70 60 .275 .377 .390 .768 67.9 11.8
1960 34 YAN SP 148 498 61 133 33 5 7 65 20 7 63 59 .267 .350 .396 .745 70.6 10.2
1961 35 SP SP 123 430 54 117 27 1 11 52 17 6 52 47 .272 .350 .416 .767 64.2 9.8
1962 36 STR SP 152 475 62 134 25 2 12 74 20 6 45 73 .282 .345 .419 .764 69.9 10.2
1963 37 STR SP 135 335 33 72 13 4 4 43 8 0 39 63 .215 .297 .313 .611 35.2 3.5
16 Years Sim 2204 7256 974 1920 471 65 131 943 252 99 860 1210 .265 .343 .402 .745 1021.0 164.5
2 Years AAA 34 134 14 39 18 1 1 17 3 2 12 29 .291 .351 .463 .814 19.8  
2 Years AA 66 248 37 78 21 1 4 35 19 1 38 38 .315 .414 .456 .869 47.6  
1 Years A 96 394 48 133 16 1 2 32 12 7 39 73 .338 .401 .398 .799 60.6  
5 Years Minors 196 776 99 250 55 3 7 84 34 10 89 140 .322 .397 .428 .825 128.0  
162 Game Average 533 71 141 34 4 9 69 18 7 63 88 .265 .343 .402 .745 75.0  
Career Highs 162 586 89 164 45 7 16 90 26 12 114 143 .309 .381 .499 .880 92.0  
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   5346 735 1477 358 48 103 728 202 81 681 854 .276 .359 .419 .778 810.6
vs LH   1910 239 443 113 17 28 215 50 18 179 356 .232 .298 .353 .651 205.1
Home 1095 3572 493 953 239 33 59 498 128 49 447 589 .267 .348 .402 .750 510.3
Away 1109 3684 481 967 232 32 72 445 124 50 413 621 .262 .338 .401 .740 505.4
RISP   1924 0 504 128 17 35 768 0 0 273 362 .262 .345 .401 .746 278.7
Pinch Hitting   268 32 60 19 1 4 47 7 4 25 57 .224 .284 .347 .631 27.0
Close/Late   911 122 249 46 7 23 113 0 0 103 160 .273 .349 .415 .764 131.5
Mar/Apr 302 969 136 255 60 8 16 115 36 13 106 178 .263 .337 .391 .728 129.9
May 368 1055 150 277 72 6 24 154 28 15 133 181 .263 .344 .410 .754 150.9
June 355 1157 151 304 86 11 19 163 41 12 146 198 .263 .347 .405 .752 166.0
July 333 1156 159 323 87 12 25 168 41 16 135 160 .279 .356 .440 .796 178.8
August 400 1395 172 349 77 13 23 153 51 16 152 244 .250 .325 .373 .699 175.4
Sep/Oct 446 1524 206 412 89 15 24 190 55 27 188 249 .270 .352 .396 .747 214.7
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
1948 22 RW SP LF 10 9 26.3 5 0 0 0 1.000 1.71 0 0 .000 0 0.0
    CF 1 1 2.3 1 0 0 0 1.000 3.91 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  DEN SP LF 47 43 396.7 81 1 0 0 1.000 1.86 0 0 .000 0 0.7
    CF 6 3 34.7 13 0 1 0 .929 3.37 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  TOT   LF 57 52 423.0 86 1 0 0 1.000 1.85   0.7
      CF 7 4 37.0 14 0 1 0 .933 3.41   0.0
1949 23 DEN SP LF 104 92 816.7 193 3 7 1 .966 2.16 0 0 .000 0 1.1
    CF 7 2 29.7 11 1 0 1 1.000 3.64 0 0 .000 0  
1950 24 DEN SP LF 153 152 1346.3 322 8 8 3 .976 2.21 0 0 .000 0 2.2
1951 25 DEN SP LF 156 150 1355.0 314 4 9 0 .972 2.11 0 0 .000 0 4.4
    CF 1 0 3.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 3.00 0 0 .000 0  
1952 26 DEN SP LF 162 162 1455.7 348 4 12 1 .967 2.18 0 0 .000 0 2.0
1953 27 DEN SP LF 98 91 822.0 169 5 13 1 .930 1.91 0 0 .000 0 2.3
    RF 39 39 334.7 73 2 2 0 .974 2.02 0 0 .000 0  
    CF 10 3 45.0 9 0 0 0 1.000 1.80 0 0 .000 0  
    SS 1 0 9.3 2 0 1 0 .667 1.93 0 0 .000 0 0.0
1954 28 DEN SP LF 149 139 1250.7 266 5 13 1 .954 1.95 0 0 .000 0 2.1
    CF 3 0 5.7 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0  
1955 29 DEN SP LF 133 126 1138.7 237 4 10 1 .960 1.90 0 0 .000 0 1.9
    RF 3 3 27.0 5 0 1 0 .833 1.67 0 0 .000 0  
    C 1 1 9.0 5 1 0 0 1.000 6.00 2 1 .500 1 0.0
    CF 2 0 4.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 2.25 0 0 .000 0  
    3B 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
    2B 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
1956 30 DEN SP LF 150 140 1239.0 277 8 15 1 .950 2.07 0 0 .000 0 2.0
1957 31 YAN SP LF 108 66 698.7 118 7 2 2 .984 1.61 0 0 .000 0 2.0
    CF 14 13 109.7 26 0 1 0 .963 2.13 0 0 .000 0  
    RF 9 8 80.0 18 0 1 0 .947 2.03 0 0 .000 0  
1958 32 YAN SP LF 74 70 623.0 114 1 9 0 .927 1.66 0 0 .000 0 0.9
1959 33 YAN SP LF 98 90 791.3 151 4 12 0 .928 1.76 0 0 .000 0 2.4
    CF 10 8 73.0 25 1 0 1 1.000 3.21 0 0 .000 0  
    RF 4 2 23.0 4 0 0 0 1.000 1.57 0 0 .000 0  
    C 1 0 7.7 6 2 1 0 .889 9.40 3 1 .333 0 0.0
1960 34 YAN SP LF 132 129 1103.0 233 5 6 1 .975 1.94 0 0 .000 0 2.8
    RF 2 0 3.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0  
    SS 1 0 2.0 1 1 0 1 1.000 9.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
    CF 2 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0  
1961 35 SP SP LF 109 104 927.0 218 3 8 1 .965 2.15 0 0 .000 0 2.8
    CF 10 7 69.3 25 2 0 1 1.000 3.50 0 0 .000 0  
1962 36 STR SP LF 124 113 1024.3 217 5 11 0 .953 1.95 0 0 .000 0 2.2
    CF 9 0 28.3 17 0 0 0 1.000 5.40 0 0 .000 0  
    RF 1 0 3.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 3.00 0 0 .000 0  
1963 37 STR SP CF 55 41 386.0 106 2 1 1 .991 2.52 0 0 .000 0 2.7
    LF 48 39 344.0 103 1 1 0 .990 2.72 0 0 .000 0  
    1B 1 0 2.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 4.50 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  LF 1855 1715 15358.3 3366 68 136 13 .962 2.01 0 0 .000 0 31.8
  CF 130 78 792.6 235 6 3 4 .988 2.74 0 0 .000 0 2.7
  RF 58 52 470.7 101 2 4 0 .963 1.97 0 0 .000 0  
  C 2 1 16.7 11 3 1 0 .933 7.56 5 2 .400 1 0.1
  SS 2 0 11.3 3 1 1 1 .800 3.18 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  1B 1 0 2.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 4.50 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  3B 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  2B 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
Career Totals   2050 1846 16653.6 3717 80 145 18 .963 2.05 5 2 .400 1 34.6
Career Highs   162 162 1455.7 348 8 16 3 .991 2.62 3 1 .500 1  
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
1955 29 DEN SP 3 11 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .273 .273 .364 .636
1957 31 YAN SP 5 19 4 5 1 0 0 1 0 0 3 2 .263 .364 .316 .679
1959 33 YAN SP 7 25 5 3 0 0 1 4 1 0 5 6 .120 .267 .240 .507
Career Post-Season Batting 15 55 9 11 2 0 1 5 1 1 8 11 .200 .302 .291 .592
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.
On-Base Pct
1954-5-.374
XR
CAR-47-1021.0
Games
1951-10-157
1952-1-162
CAR-12-2204
At-Bats
CAR-18-7256
Runs
CAR-48-974
Hits
CAR-36-1920
Singles
CAR-38-1253
Doubles
1950-5-41
1954-5-45
1955-6-45
CAR-14-471
RBIs
CAR-48-943
Caught Stealing
1954-5-12
CAR-45-99
Walks
1952-1-114
1953-5-77
1954-10-62
CAR-17-860
Strikeouts
CAR-46-1210
 
   Black Ink Test: 3    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 48)
   Gray Ink Test: 14    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 130)
   Hall of Fame Standards: 26    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 54)
 
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History
Drafted in 1st round, 20th overall pick, by Red Willow in 1947
Had first career hit on 5/28/1948, off Clayton Youmans (DEN)
Traded from Red Willow to Denton on 7/1/1948 (Going to DEN: P A. Taylor, LF D. O'Toole. Going to RW: C L. Boman)
Hit first career homerun on 7/30/1948, off Enoch Parker (LAN)
Injured on 4/23/1949 with a Torn Abdominal Muscle, out for 3 weeks
Had 5 hits with 4 RBI against Twin Falls on 4/2/1952
Drove in 6 runs against Red Willow on 4/12/1954
Won Player of the Week award on 4/14/1954, hitting .471 with 3 HR, 8 RBI
Was selected to the 1954 Allstar game
Signed as a free agent by Yancey on 2/1/1957 to a 4-year deal worth $8,000,000 per year
Injured on 6/1/1958 with a Broken Hand, out for 7-8 weeks
Signed as a free agent by Kendall on 4/1/1961 to a 1-year deal worth $1,000,000 per year
Released by Kendall on 5/3/1961
Signed as a free agent by Seneca Point on 5/11/1961 to a 1-year deal worth $904,000 per year
Signed as a free agent by Stratford on 2/5/1962 to a 2-year deal worth $2,200,000 per year
Released by Stratford on 10/17/1963