Hector
Penderson
 
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Height: 0' 0''
Weight: 185
 
Born: August 13, 1931 in Venezuela
 
Awards & Accomplishments
Rookie of the Year 1959   
All-Star Selections 1959    1962   
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
1955 23 SP SP    
1956 24 SP SP    
1958 26 YAN SP $ 3,000,000  
OOTP5 Min Ratings    
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 3,000,000  
                                                   
  Stuff Control Movement
Year Age Tm Lg Salary Endurance vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA
1959 27 YAN SP $ 3,000,000  
1960 28 YAN SP $ 3,000,000  
1961 29 YAN SP $ 3,000,000  
1962 30 YAN SP $ 3,000,000  
1963 31 YAN SP $ 4,100,000  
1964 32 YAN SP $ 4,100,000  
OOTP6 Min Ratings $ 3,000,000  
OOTP6 Max Ratings $ 4,100,000  
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 23 SP SP    
1956 24 SP SP    
1958 26 YAN SP $ 3,000,000  
OOTP5 Min Ratings    
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 3,000,000  
                                             
  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 27 YAN SP $ 3,000,000  
1960 28 YAN SP $ 3,000,000  
1961 29 YAN SP $ 3,000,000  
1962 30 YAN SP $ 3,000,000  
1963 31 YAN SP $ 4,100,000  
1964 32 YAN SP $ 4,100,000  
OOTP6 Min Ratings $ 3,000,000  
OOTP6 Max Ratings $ 4,100,000  
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
1955 23 AAA   0 0 .000 2 2 0 0 0 5.7 8 4 0 2 4 6.36 .320 .370 .480 .850  
    A   2 5 .286 10 10 0 0 0 59.0 82 35 5 13 46 5.34 .331 .364 .484 .848  
1956 24 A   8 10 .444 21 21 0 0 0 131.3 155 53 6 20 127 3.63 .292 .318 .405 .723  
1957 25 AA   11 5 .688 20 20 0 0 0 130.0 123 42 9 22 156 2.91 .248 .280 .355 .635  
1958 26 AAA   13 4 .765 23 23 1 0 0 157.3 182 52 4 23 227 2.97 .290 .315 .382 .697  
1959 27 YAN SP 18 7 .720 35 35 2 1 0 226.0 186 69 8 53 202 2.75 .223 .272 .313 .585 21.1
1960 28 YAN SP 17 10 .630 33 33 1 0 0 214.0 199 82 10 51 170 3.45 .240 .288 .345 .634 15.3
1961 29 YAN SP 9 8 .529 32 32 1 1 0 197.7 192 72 0 51 164 3.28 .251 .301 .321 .622 11.6
1962 30 YAN SP 16 8 .667 32 31 0 0 0 189.7 181 75 12 48 153 3.56 .245 .294 .367 .661 12.5
1963 31 YAN SP 10 13 .435 32 32 1 1 0 200.0 220 97 13 47 136 4.37 .276 .319 .399 .718 6.8
1964 32 YAN SP 11 13 .458 34 34 1 1 0 213.0 229 96 9 78 151 4.06 .278 .346 .377 .723 7.8
6 Years Sim 81 59 .579 198 197 6 4 0 1240.3 1207 491 52 328 976 3.56 .252 .304 .353 .657 75.1
2 Years AAA 13 4 .765 25 25 1 0 0 163.0 190 56 4 25 231 3.09 .291 .317 .386 .703  
1 Years AA 11 5 .688 20 20 0 0 0 130.0 123 42 9 22 156 2.91 .248 .280 .355 .635  
2 Years A 10 15 .400 31 31 0 0 0 190.3 237 88 11 33 173 4.16 .304 .333 .430 .763  
5 Years Minors 34 24 .586 76 76 1 0 0 483.3 550 186 24 80 560 3.46 .285 .314 .396 .709  
Season Average 13 9 .591 33 32 1 0 0 206.7 201 81 8 54 162 3.56 .252 .304 .353 .657  
Career Highs 18 13 .720 35 35 2 1 0 226.0 229 97 13 78 202 4.37 .278 .346 .399 .723  
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   653 271 18 181 565   .242 .289 .326 .615
vs LH   554 220 34 147 411   .265 .314 .389 .702
Home 40 31 .563 100 99 1 0 0 643.0 621 254 30 187 527 3.56 .251 .303 .356 .660
Away 41 28 .594 98 98 5 4 0 597.3 586 237 22 141 449 3.57 .253 .296 .350 .647
Mar/Apr 13 9 .591 27 27 0 0 0 169.3 164 74 9 47 127 3.93 .252 .303 .363 .666
May 15 10 .600 35 35 1 1 0 229.3 215 71 6 61 167 2.79 .243 .292 .332 .624
June 14 13 .519 36 36 3 1 0 229.3 217 91 14 58 170 3.57 .246 .293 .359 .652
July 11 11 .500 31 31 1 1 0 188.7 199 88 7 50 146 4.20 .271 .317 .371 .689
August 13 10 .565 38 37 0 0 0 226.3 220 99 10 67 186 3.94 .253 .306 .361 .667
Sep/Oct 15 6 .714 31 31 1 1 0 197.3 192 68 6 45 180 3.10 .249 .291 .338 .628
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
1958 26 AAA   4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.1  
1959 27 YAN SP 35 73 5 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 4 32 .041 .091 .041 .132 -3.4 0.0
1960 28 YAN SP 33 77 2 5 5 0 0 2 0 0 2 32 .065 .088 .130 .217 -2.3 0.0
1961 29 YAN SP 32 68 3 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 1 31 .029 .043 .059 .102 -4.3 0.0
1962 30 YAN SP 31 65 4 7 5 1 0 4 0 0 1 23 .108 .121 .215 .337 -0.2 0.0
1963 31 YAN SP 32 68 6 7 2 0 1 4 0 0 0 26 .103 .101 .176 .278 -1.0 0.0
1964 32 YAN SP 34 70 5 4 1 0 0 2 0 0 3 28 .057 .096 .071 .167 -3.5 0.0
6 Years Sim 197 421 25 28 15 1 1 15 0 0 11 172 .067 .090 .114 .204 -14.7 0.0
1 Years AAA 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.1  
162 Game Average 346 20 23 12 0 0 12 0 0 9 141 .067 .090 .114 .204 -12.1  
Career Highs 35 77 6 7 5 1 1 4 0 0 4 32 .108 .121 .215 .337 -0.2  
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   341 21 23 13 1 1 14 0 0 11 132 .067 .096 .120 .217 -10.9
vs LH   80 4 5 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 40 .063 .062 .088 .149 -4.3
Home 99 208 14 16 8 0 1 12 0 0 3 82 .077 .090 .130 .219 -6.7
Away 98 213 11 12 7 1 0 3 0 0 8 90 .056 .090 .099 .189 -8.5
RISP   121 0 5 1 0 0 10 0 0 2 50 .041 .056 .050 .106 -7.7
Close/Late   13 3 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 .308 .357 .615 .973 2.4
Mar/Apr 27 56 7 5 2 0 0 2 0 0 2 21 .089 .119 .125 .244 -1.3
May 35 78 2 5 2 1 0 1 0 0 2 30 .064 .088 .115 .203 -2.8
June 36 81 4 3 2 0 0 1 0 0 1 32 .037 .049 .062 .111 -5.2
July 31 60 3 3 1 0 0 3 0 0 2 27 .050 .079 .067 .146 -3.1
August 37 76 4 8 6 0 1 8 0 0 2 32 .105 .128 .224 .352 0.4
Sep/Oct 31 70 5 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 30 .057 .083 .086 .169 -3.2
Fielding Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Gold Glove.
Year Age Tm Lg Pos G GS IP PO A E DP FPct RF    
1959 27 YAN SP P 35 35 226.0 11 35 2 3 .958 1.83    
1960 28 YAN SP P 33 33 214.0 13 41 4 2 .931 2.27    
1961 29 YAN SP P 32 32 197.7 14 33 2 2 .959 2.14    
1962 30 YAN SP P 31 31 189.7 7 31 3 3 .927 1.80    
1963 31 YAN SP P 32 32 200.0 19 37 1 2 .982 2.52    
1964 32 YAN SP P 34 34 213.0 13 23 1 3 .973 1.52    
Career Totals   197 197 1240.3 77 200 13 15 .955 2.01    
Career Highs   35 35 226.0 19 41 4 3 .982 2.52    
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
1959 27 YAN SP 1 0 1.000 3 3 0 0 0 18.7 18 6 0 4 6 2.89 .265 .306 .309 .614
1962 30 YAN SP 1 0 1.000 1 1 0 0 0 6.3 4 1 0 1 7 1.42 .167 .200 .208 .408
1963 31 YAN SP 0 1 .000 3 1 0 0 0 7.7 10 4 2 2 5 4.70 .323 .364 .581 .944
Career Post-Season Pitching 2 1 .667 7 5 0 0 0 32.7 32 11 2 7 18 3.03 .260 .300 .358 .658
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
1959 27 YAN SP 3 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .000 .000 .000 .000
1962 30 YAN SP 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000
1963 31 YAN SP 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000
Career Post-Season Batting 7 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 .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
1959-7-2.75
Wins
1959-3-18
1960-2-17
1962-4-16
Losses
1963-10-13
1964-8-13
Winning Pct
1959-5-.720
1962-8-.667
Games Started
1959-5-35
1960-10-33
Complete Games
1959-4-2
1960-5-1
1961-10-1
1963-6-1
Shutouts
1959-5-1
1961-8-1
1963-3-1
1964-4-1
Innings Pitched
1959-3-226.0
1960-6-214.0
Hits Allowed
1963-7-220
1964-6-229
Strikeouts
1959-4-202
1960-9-170
Walks Allowed
1964-5-78
Hits per 9IP
1959-8-7.4
Strikeouts per 9IP
1962-10-7.3
WHiP
1959-5-1.06
OAVG
1959-7-.223
OOBP
1959-5-.272
OSLG
1959-5-.313
1960-10-.345
1961-5-.321
CAR-45-.353
OOPS
1959-3-.585
1960-10-.634
1961-9-.622
 
   Black Ink Test: 0    (Avg Pitcher in HOF ~ 12)
   Gray Ink Test: 54    (Avg Pitcher in HOF ~ 56)
   Hall of Fame Standards: 25    (Avg Pitcher in HOF ~ 40)
 
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History
Drafted in 1st round, 23rd overall pick, by Greenwood in 1955
Traded from Greenwood to Seneca Point on 6/1/1955 (Going to SP: P H. Penderson. Going to GRE: P E. Chee)
Released by Seneca Point on 6/1/1955
Signed as a free agent by Seneca Point on 6/11/1955 to a minor league deal
Injured on 4/22/1956 with a Inflamed Bicep Tendon, out for 3-4 weeks
Released by Seneca Point on 8/21/1957
Signed as a free agent by Yancey on 2/9/1958 to a 5-year deal worth $3,000,000 per year
Earned first career win on 4/12/1959
Had first career hit on 5/22/1959, off Hoyt Longstreet (RIT)
Was selected to the 1959 Allstar game
Won Rookie of the Year in 1959, going 18-7, 2.75 ERA
Won Player of the Week award on 6/23/1960, winning 2 games with a 2.45 ERA
Injured on 9/12/1961 with a Torn Ligament Elbow, out for full season
Was selected to the 1962 Allstar game
Hit first career homerun on 8/15/1963, off Otto Beason (RIT)