Wolodymyr
Pylyshenko
 
Nickname: Wolfman
 
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Height: 0' 0''
Weight: 230
 
Born: August 22, 1927 in Usa
 
Awards & Accomplishments
Kennel Cups Won 1958    1960   
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
1947 19 KEN SP    
1948 20 KEN SP    
1949 21 KEN SP $ 300,000  
1950 22 KEN SP $ 300,000  
1951 23 KEN SP $ 300,000  
1952 24 KEN SP $ 3,420,000  
1953 25 KEN SP $ 3,420,000  
1954 26 KEN SP $ 3,420,000  
1955 27 KEN SP $ 5,900,000  
1956 28 KEN SP $ 5,900,000  
1957 29 KEN SP $ 5,900,000  
1958 30 KEN SP $ 6,100,000  
OOTP5 Min Ratings    
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 6,100,000  
                                                   
  Stuff Control Movement
Year Age Tm Lg Salary Endurance vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA
1959 31 KEN SP $ 6,100,000  
1960 32 KEN SP $ 6,100,000  
1961 33 GRE HL $ 5,000,000  
OOTP6 Min Ratings $ 5,000,000  
OOTP6 Max Ratings $ 6,100,000  
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
1947 19 KEN SP    
1948 20 KEN SP    
1949 21 KEN SP $ 300,000  
1950 22 KEN SP $ 300,000  
1951 23 KEN SP $ 300,000  
1952 24 KEN SP $ 3,420,000  
1953 25 KEN SP $ 3,420,000  
1954 26 KEN SP $ 3,420,000  
1955 27 KEN SP $ 5,900,000  
1956 28 KEN SP $ 5,900,000  
1957 29 KEN SP $ 5,900,000  
1958 30 KEN SP $ 6,100,000  
OOTP5 Min Ratings    
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 6,100,000  
                                             
  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 31 KEN SP $ 6,100,000  
1960 32 KEN SP $ 6,100,000  
1961 33 GRE HL $ 5,000,000  
OOTP6 Min Ratings $ 5,000,000  
OOTP6 Max Ratings $ 6,100,000  
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
1947 19 AA   1 3 .250 5 5 1 0 0 35.7 43 13 4 7 42 3.28 .289 .321 .450 .770  
    A   7 4 .636 16 16 2 1 0 116.3 103 34 5 22 105 2.63 .236 .273 .342 .615  
1948 20 AA   13 8 .619 26 26 3 1 0 187.7 179 61 9 38 234 2.93 .247 .284 .349 .633  
1949 21 KEN SP 5 11 .313 22 22 0 0 0 132.7 138 64 16 41 116 4.34 .267 .319 .441 .760 4.5
    AAA   0 6 .000 8 8 0 0 0 49.0 56 25 6 21 70 4.59 .283 .352 .424 .776  
    AA   2 0 1.000 3 3 0 0 0 23.0 18 7 1 4 31 2.74 .209 .244 .279 .524  
1950 22 KEN SP 0 2 .000 5 5 0 0 0 29.7 27 14 1 18 28 4.25 .245 .341 .373 .714 0.5
    AAA   3 9 .250 20 20 1 0 0 120.3 152 72 23 40 183 5.39 .305 .357 .494 .851  
1951 23 KEN SP 6 5 .545 17 17 0 0 0 104.7 87 34 12 27 83 2.92 .223 .272 .381 .653 8.0
    AAA   6 6 .500 14 14 2 1 0 103.0 104 34 7 23 137 2.97 .257 .297 .375 .672  
1952 24 KEN SP 11 11 .500 34 34 1 0 0 208.0 184 85 19 75 167 3.68 .235 .301 .380 .681 9.7
1953 25 KEN SP 12 11 .522 34 34 0 0 0 211.0 203 108 23 77 175 4.61 .250 .312 .416 .728 5.6
1954 26 KEN SP 11 10 .524 31 31 2 1 0 195.7 167 63 10 72 173 2.90 .228 .295 .320 .615 15.1
1955 27 KEN SP 14 9 .609 30 30 0 0 0 189.7 194 84 12 57 143 3.99 .269 .320 .394 .715 10.8
1956 28 KEN SP 11 9 .550 31 31 0 0 0 188.7 196 91 11 77 171 4.34 .264 .330 .399 .729 6.6
1957 29 KEN SP 8 9 .471 20 20 1 1 0 121.0 118 65 7 49 109 4.83 .253 .321 .368 .689 2.5
1958 30 KEN SP 16 11 .593 35 35 3 0 0 215.7 232 98 9 73 199 4.09 .272 .328 .374 .702 8.8
1959 31 KEN SP 11 9 .550 36 29 2 1 1 180.3 151 66 5 110 154 3.29 .230 .337 .306 .643 11.9
1960 32 KEN SP 15 6 .714 34 30 0 0 0 192.0 176 68 11 75 135 3.19 .243 .310 .348 .658 14.5
1961 33 GRE HL 4 6 .400 38 12 0 0 1 101.3 117 60 13 48 65 5.33 .294 .366 .470 .836 2.3
13 Years Sim 124 109 .532 367 330 9 3 2 2070.3 1990 900 149 799 1718 3.91 .252 .318 .379 .697 100.9
3 Years AAA 9 21 .300 42 42 3 1 0 272.3 312 131 36 84 390 4.33 .283 .334 .438 .772  
3 Years AA 16 11 .593 34 34 4 1 0 246.3 240 81 14 49 307 2.96 .250 .286 .358 .645  
1 Years A 7 4 .636 16 16 2 1 0 116.3 103 34 5 22 105 2.63 .236 .273 .342 .615  
7 Years Minors 32 36 .471 92 92 9 3 0 635.0 655 246 55 155 802 3.49 .262 .305 .390 .696  
Season Average 9 8 .529 28 25 0 0 0 159.3 153 69 11 61 132 3.91 .252 .318 .379 .697  
Career Highs 16 11 .714 38 35 3 1 1 215.7 232 108 23 110 199 5.33 .294 .366 .470 .836  
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   1054 462 71 420 960   .241 .308 .357 .665
vs LH   936 438 78 379 758   .265 .336 .406 .742
Home 64 49 .566 179 164 4 1 0 1061.0 961 410 70 424 927 3.48 .240 .313 .364 .677
Away 60 60 .500 188 166 5 2 2 1009.3 1029 490 79 375 791 4.37 .263 .328 .395 .723
Mar/Apr 18 14 .563 55 48 0 0 0 304.6 275 124 24 134 243 3.66 .243 .323 .365 .688
May 22 18 .550 58 54 1 1 0 336.0 326 145 12 138 285 3.88 .254 .327 .350 .677
June 16 26 .381 65 58 2 1 1 355.6 372 178 35 135 293 4.50 .268 .332 .420 .753
July 16 11 .593 53 43 0 0 1 277.3 296 118 24 93 219 3.83 .271 .328 .412 .740
August 25 17 .595 66 60 4 1 0 387.6 356 160 33 127 309 3.71 .244 .304 .382 .686
Sep/Oct 27 23 .540 70 67 2 0 0 409.0 365 175 21 172 369 3.85 .236 .312 .351 .663
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
1949 21 KEN SP 22 37 4 11 0 0 0 4 0 0 2 12 .297 .333 .297 .631 3.9 0.5
1950 22 KEN SP 5 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.8 0.0
1951 23 KEN SP 17 32 2 9 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 12 .281 .273 .281 .554 2.8 0.0
1952 24 KEN SP 34 62 2 13 2 0 0 6 0 0 1 30 .210 .219 .242 .461 3.3 0.0
1953 25 KEN SP 34 65 4 15 2 0 0 5 0 0 1 27 .231 .242 .262 .504 3.9 0.0
1954 26 KEN SP 31 57 3 10 1 0 0 2 0 0 3 24 .175 .217 .193 .410 2.0 0.0
1955 27 KEN SP 30 63 4 9 2 0 0 5 0 0 1 35 .143 .156 .175 .331 0.2 0.0
1956 28 KEN SP 31 58 6 10 2 0 0 3 0 0 2 27 .172 .200 .207 .407 1.1 0.0
1957 29 KEN SP 20 36 1 7 0 0 0 3 0 1 2 16 .194 .237 .194 .431 0.8 0.0
1958 30 KEN SP 35 70 6 8 1 0 0 2 0 0 2 31 .114 .137 .129 .266 -0.6 0.0
1959 31 KEN SP 36 58 4 7 2 0 0 4 0 0 1 27 .121 .136 .155 .291 -0.3 0.0
1960 32 KEN SP 34 64 4 10 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 29 .156 .156 .172 .328 0.3 0.0
1961 33 GRE HL 38 22 0 3 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 11 .136 .130 .182 .312 0.3 0.0
13 Years Sim 367 632 40 112 14 0 0 42 0 1 15 285 .177 .195 .199 .394 17.0 0.5
162 Game Average 278 17 49 6 0 0 18 0 0 6 125 .177 .195 .199 .394 7.5  
Career Highs 38 70 6 15 2 0 0 6 0 1 3 35 .297 .333 .297 .631 3.9  
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   444 25 77 13 0 0 33 0 0 11 203 .173 .192 .203 .394 9.9
vs LH   188 15 35 1 0 0 9 0 1 4 82 .186 .203 .191 .395 4.1
Home 179 299 16 52 7 0 0 22 0 0 6 139 .174 .188 .197 .385 5.9
Away 188 333 24 60 7 0 0 20 0 1 9 146 .180 .202 .201 .403 8.1
RISP   144 0 32 6 0 0 42 0 0 4 73 .222 .237 .264 .501 7.9
Close/Late   13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 .000 .000 .000 .000 -1.2
Mar/Apr 55 92 5 20 2 0 0 8 0 0 3 38 .217 .242 .239 .481 4.5
May 58 101 5 11 4 0 0 6 0 1 2 49 .109 .125 .149 .274 -1.9
June 65 105 7 17 0 0 0 4 0 0 5 52 .162 .198 .162 .360 1.8
July 44 85 3 14 1 0 0 6 0 0 2 34 .165 .182 .176 .358 1.1
August 60 122 11 27 5 0 0 11 0 0 1 54 .221 .228 .262 .490 5.8
Sep/Oct 67 127 9 23 2 0 0 7 0 0 2 58 .181 .192 .197 .389 2.6
Fielding Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Gold Glove.
Year Age Tm Lg Pos G GS IP PO A E DP FPct RF    
1949 21 KEN SP P 22 22 132.7 4 16 0 2 1.000 1.36    
1950 22 KEN SP P 5 5 29.7 1 6 0 0 1.000 2.12    
1951 23 KEN SP P 17 17 104.7 0 7 0 1 1.000 0.60    
1952 24 KEN SP P 34 34 208.0 9 24 0 1 1.000 1.43    
1953 25 KEN SP P 34 34 211.0 8 19 1 2 .964 1.15    
1954 26 KEN SP P 31 31 195.7 10 21 0 1 1.000 1.43    
1955 27 KEN SP P 30 30 189.7 11 29 1 0 .976 1.90    
1956 28 KEN SP P 31 31 188.7 7 26 2 2 .943 1.57    
1957 29 KEN SP P 20 20 121.0 9 15 2 1 .923 1.79    
1958 30 KEN SP P 35 35 215.7 8 27 0 1 1.000 1.46    
1959 31 KEN SP P 36 29 180.3 5 16 1 2 .955 1.05    
1960 32 KEN SP P 34 30 192.0 13 19 2 0 .941 1.50    
1961 33 GRE HL P 38 12 101.3 2 16 0 4 1.000 1.60    
Career Totals   367 330 2070.3 87 241 9 17 .973 1.43    
Career Highs   38 35 215.7 13 29 2 4 1.000 2.12    
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
1957 29 KEN SP 0 1 .000 1 1 0 0 0 5.3 9 3 0 3 2 5.07 .391 .462 .478 .940
1958 30 KEN SP 0 0 .000 1 0 0 0 0 2.0 1 2 1 2 2 9.00 .167 .375 .667 1.042
1959 31 KEN SP 0 0 .000 1 0 0 0 0 2.0 2 3 0 5 0 13.50 .250 .538 .250 .788
1960 32 KEN SP 0 0 .000 4 0 0 0 0 5.0 2 0 0 1 2 0.00 .118 .167 .118 .284
Career Post-Season Pitching 0 1 .000 7 1 0 0 0 14.3 14 8 1 11 6 5.02 .259 .385 .352 .736
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
1957 29 KEN SP 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .500 .500 .500 1.000
1960 32 KEN SP 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000
Career Post-Season Batting 5 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .333 .333 .333 .667
Pitching Leaderboards     Help
Top 10 finishes. Stats are Year-Rank-Value. League leaders are in bold.
Season Rankings are League Based.
ERA
1954-6-2.90
Wins
1958-5-16
1960-6-15
CAR-45-124
Losses
CAR-47-109
Winning Pct
1960-7-.714
Games Started
1952-6-34
1953-10-34
1958-10-35
CAR-47-330
Complete Games
1958-4-3
1959-4-2
Shutouts
1954-9-1
1957-5-1
1959-5-1
Innings Pitched
CAR-48-2070.3
Hits Allowed
1958-5-232
CAR-47-1990
Strikeouts
1958-8-199
CAR-48-1718
Walks Allowed
1953-8-77
1954-9-72
1956-10-77
1959-3-110
1960-10-75
CAR-17-799
Hits per 9IP
1954-7-7.7
1959-10-7.5
Strikeouts per 9IP
1958-10-8.3
OAVG
1954-6-.228
OSLG
1954-7-.320
1959-4-.306
OOPS
1954-6-.615
   
 
   Black Ink Test: 0    (Avg Pitcher in HOF ~ 12)
   Gray Ink Test: 35    (Avg Pitcher in HOF ~ 56)
   Hall of Fame Standards: 26    (Avg Pitcher in HOF ~ 40)
 
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History
Drafted in 1st round, 15th overall pick, by Kendall in 1947
Injured on 4/2/1947 with a Pulled Bicep Tendon, out for 4 weeks
Had first career hit on 6/15/1949, off Larry Sievers (LAN)
Earned first career win on 6/15/1949
Won Player of the Week award on 8/25/1949, winning 2 gamesgames with a 0.00 ERA
Injured on 5/23/1950 with a Tight Shoulder, out for 6 days
Won Kennel Cup with Kendall in 1958
Struck out 15 batters against Hinsdale on 8/12/1959
Won Kennel Cup with Kendall in 1960
Signed as a free agent by Greenwood on 2/3/1961 to a 2-year deal worth $5,000,000 per year
Released by Greenwood on 3/2/1962