Michael
Silveira
 
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Height: 0' 0''
Weight: 200
 
Born: September 18, 1925 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
1948 22 NOR HL    
1949 23 LAN SP    
1950 24 LAN SP $ 300,000  
1951 25 LAN SP $ 300,000  
1952 26 LAN SP $ 300,000  
1953 27 LAN SP $ 300,000  
1954 28 LAN SP $ 350,000  
1955 29 LAN SP $ 1,438,571  
1956 30 LAN SP $ 1,800,000  
1957 31 BLA HL $ 1,800,000  
1958 32 BLA HL $ 1,800,000  
OOTP5 Min Ratings    
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 1,800,000  
                                             
  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 BLA HL $ 5,000,000  
1960 34 BLA HL $ 5,000,000  
1961 35 BLA HL $ 5,000,000  
1962 36 BLA HL $ 5,000,000  
OOTP6 Min Ratings $ 5,000,000  
OOTP6 Max Ratings $ 5,000,000  
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
1948 22 AA   5 20 1 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 .350 .381 .350 .731 2.6  
    A   133 518 46 148 24 0 5 50 9 3 38 118 .286 .335 .361 .696 62.0  
1949 23 AA   138 539 49 160 36 0 4 40 5 9 52 129 .297 .359 .386 .745 71.0  
1950 24 LAN SP 63 105 5 26 3 0 2 13 0 0 10 32 .248 .310 .333 .644 10.9 1.1
1951 25 LAN SP 13 25 4 7 3 0 0 2 1 0 3 3 .280 .357 .400 .757 2.2 0.0
    AAA   137 544 75 196 41 0 9 75 7 11 48 97 .360 .412 .485 .897 96.1  
1952 26 LAN SP 47 87 5 26 2 1 1 6 1 0 6 8 .299 .340 .379 .720 10.9 1.6
    AAA   73 287 43 115 19 0 8 37 1 3 33 32 .401 .463 .551 1.013 63.1  
1953 27 LAN SP 118 211 29 68 11 2 5 41 0 0 31 18 .322 .415 .464 .879 40.4 9.6
1954 28 LAN SP 120 311 45 106 15 3 7 35 0 1 27 34 .341 .399 .476 .875 54.7 13.0
1955 29 LAN SP 105 194 22 57 6 0 3 25 1 0 15 6 .294 .349 .371 .720 25.1 3.8
1956 30 LAN SP 92 137 23 37 5 2 3 23 0 1 7 12 .270 .306 .401 .708 16.8 2.5
1957 31 LAN SP 52 92 6 23 5 0 0 5 0 0 3 9 .250 .278 .304 .583 7.7 0.5
  BLA HL 74 235 28 76 12 1 6 31 0 1 20 15 .323 .376 .460 .836 38.6 6.2
  TOT   126 327 34 99 17 1 6 36 0 1 23 24 .303 .349 .416 .765 46.3 6.8
1958 32 BLA HL 152 579 87 198 34 5 12 83 3 1 34 49 .342 .381 .480 .861 97.5 17.4
1959 33 BLA HL 153 582 93 175 23 2 19 82 0 0 50 58 .301 .355 .445 .800 86.8 16.7
1960 34 BLA HL 153 581 79 169 25 2 17 71 0 1 35 65 .291 .334 .429 .763 77.8 12.9
1961 35 BLA HL 155 571 64 150 14 0 19 69 0 1 46 85 .263 .321 .387 .708 68.5 9.1
1962 36 BLA HL 151 542 74 152 25 1 13 64 0 0 26 77 .280 .318 .402 .720 65.2 7.4
13 Years Sim 1448 4252 564 1270 183 19 107 550 6 6 313 471 .299 .349 .426 .775 603.2 101.9
2 Years AAA 210 831 118 311 60 0 17 112 8 14 81 129 .374 .434 .508 .942 159.3  
2 Years AA 143 559 50 167 36 0 4 40 5 9 53 132 .299 .372 .385 .756 73.6  
1 Years A 133 518 46 148 24 0 5 50 9 3 38 118 .286 .339 .361 .700 62.0  
5 Years Minors 486 1908 214 626 120 0 26 202 22 26 172 379 .328 .390 .432 .822 294.9  
162 Game Average 475 63 142 20 2 11 61 0 0 35 52 .299 .349 .426 .775 67.5  
Career Highs 155 582 93 198 34 5 19 83 3 1 50 85 .342 .415 .480 .879 97.5  
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   2970 388 885 128 12 72 371 4 5 204 341 .298 .347 .422 .769 413.1
vs LH   1282 176 385 55 7 35 179 2 1 109 130 .300 .355 .436 .791 192.3
Home 713 2108 290 631 100 5 56 283 3 1 145 247 .299 .348 .431 .779 300.6
Away 735 2144 274 639 83 14 51 267 3 5 168 224 .298 .350 .421 .771 304.8
RISP   1017 0 327 49 3 31 432 0 0 90 115 .322 .374 .467 .841 169.4
Pinch Hitting   285 35 81 14 0 7 57 0 1 36 28 .284 .365 .407 .772 42.5
Close/Late   477 49 126 16 1 16 77 0 0 43 66 .264 .322 .403 .725 63.0
Mar/Apr 208 571 83 160 24 2 15 67 1 1 35 60 .280 .326 .408 .734 72.8
May 239 685 100 230 30 6 14 89 0 1 48 71 .336 .383 .458 .841 110.3
June 241 725 92 222 32 2 15 106 1 3 54 74 .306 .355 .418 .773 102.5
July 207 628 78 186 25 1 21 77 0 0 57 64 .296 .361 .439 .801 95.7
August 271 813 116 241 34 4 21 106 1 1 50 96 .296 .337 .426 .763 111.8
Sep/Oct 282 830 95 231 38 4 21 105 3 0 69 106 .278 .334 .410 .744 112.3
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
1950 24 LAN SP SS 24 12 152.7 15 40 5 9 .917 3.24 0 0 .000 0 0.5
    3B 19 6 76.0 6 13 1 3 .950 2.25 0 0 .000 0 0.2
1951 25 LAN SP 3B 3 3 24.0 1 7 1 1 .889 3.00 0 0 .000 0 0.1
    SS 3 2 16.0 2 5 0 0 1.000 3.94 0 0 .000 0 0.1
1952 26 LAN SP 3B 17 11 99.0 8 30 1 2 .974 3.45 0 0 .000 0 0.7
    SS 8 8 63.0 10 19 1 5 .967 4.14 0 0 .000 0 0.3
1953 27 LAN SP 3B 48 38 338.3 18 71 2 7 .978 2.37 0 0 .000 0 1.1
    SS 13 6 72.0 11 18 2 7 .935 3.63 0 0 .000 0 0.3
    CF 3 0 3.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
    C 1 0 3.0 3 0 1 0 .750 9.00 1 0 .000 0 0.0
    LF 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0  
1954 28 LAN SP 3B 75 70 580.3 39 135 5 14 .972 2.70 0 0 .000 0 1.9
    SS 10 2 34.3 7 15 1 3 .957 5.77 0 0 .000 0 0.2
    CF 1 0 3.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0  
    LF 2 0 3.0 2 0 0 0 1.000 6.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
    RF 1 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0  
1955 29 LAN SP 3B 48 42 322.0 28 93 5 5 .960 3.38 0 0 .000 0 1.3
    SS 8 0 14.0 1 2 0 0 1.000 1.93 0 0 .000 0 0.0
1956 30 LAN SP 3B 21 18 147.0 6 35 2 4 .953 2.51 0 0 .000 0 0.5
    SS 10 2 33.0 7 10 2 4 .895 4.64 0 0 .000 0 0.1
    2B 1 0 2.0 1 0 0 0 1.000 4.50 0 0 .000 0 0.0
1957 31 LAN SP 3B 32 28 158.1 13 34 2 3 .959 2.68 0 0 .000 0 0.8
    SS 7 6 34.4 5 8 1 2 .929 3.40 0 0 .000 0 0.1
    CF 0 0 0.5 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  BLA HL 3B 45 40 419.3 35 90 5 7 .962 2.68 0 0 .000 0 1.0
    SS 10 8 91.3 14 22 1 6 .973 3.55 0 0 .000 0 0.5
    CF 1 0 1.4 1 0 0 0 1.000 6.43 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  TOT   3B 77 68 577.4 48 124 7 10 .961 2.68   1.8
      SS 17 14 125.7 19 30 2 8 .961 3.51   0.6
      CF 1 0 1.9 1 0 0 0 1.000 4.74   0.0
1958 32 BLA HL 3B 148 144 1252.7 76 307 13 31 .967 2.75 0 0 .000 0 5.1
    SS 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0 0.0
1959 33 BLA HL 3B 150 145 1277.3 91 272 24 30 .938 2.56 0 0 .000 0 2.1
    SS 2 0 5.0 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.80 0 0 .000 0 0.0
1960 34 BLA HL 3B 147 145 1261.7 109 266 23 22 .942 2.68 0 0 .000 0 2.9
    SS 4 0 7.0 1 4 0 0 1.000 6.43 0 0 .000 0 0.1
1961 35 BLA HL 3B 137 134 1167.3 84 256 18 18 .950 2.62 0 0 .000 0 3.1
    2B 11 11 94.0 23 31 3 4 .947 5.17 0 0 .000 0 0.2
    SS 3 3 26.0 3 9 0 0 1.000 4.15 0 0 .000 0 0.1
    C 1 1 8.0 6 0 2 0 .750 6.75 2 0 .000 2 0.0
1962 36 BLA HL 3B 83 79 683.3 59 160 7 13 .969 2.88 0 0 .000 0 1.8
    SS 59 56 494.3 69 179 14 36 .947 4.52 0 0 .000 0 2.2
  3B 973 903 7806.4 573 1769 109 160 .956 2.70 0 0 .000 0 22.6
  SS 162 105 1044.0 145 332 27 72 .946 4.11 0 0 .000 0 4.4
  2B 12 11 96.0 24 31 3 4 .948 5.16 0 0 .000 0 0.3
  C 2 1 11.0 9 0 3 0 .750 7.36 3 0 .000 2 0.0
  CF 5 0 7.9 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.14 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  LF 3 0 4.0 2 0 0 0 1.000 4.50 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  RF 1 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 .000 0  
Career Totals   1158 1020 8971.3 754 2132 142 236 .953 2.90 3 0 .000 2 27.4
Career Highs   152 149 1295.3 128 339 24 49 .971 3.72 2 0 .000 2  
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
1950 24 LAN SP 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000
1951 25 LAN SP 0 9 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .111 .111 .111 .222
1952 26 LAN SP 0 12 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 2 .167 .214 .250 .464
1953 27 LAN SP 3 12 0 6 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 1.000
1954 28 LAN SP 4 17 4 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 .235 .316 .294 .610
1958 32 BLA HL 3 13 1 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .231 .231 .231 .462
Career Post-Season Batting 10 66 6 16 2 0 0 3 0 0 3 4 .242 .271 .273 .544
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.
Batting Average
1958-7-.342
On-Base Pct
1958-10-.381
Hits
1958-7-198
Singles
1958-6-147
   
 
   Black Ink Test: 0    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 48)
   Gray Ink Test: 7    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 130)
   Hall of Fame Standards: 34    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 54)
 
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History
Drafted in 3rd round, 68th overall pick, by Northampton in 1948
Traded from Northampton to Langlade on 7/31/1949 (Going to NOR: RF T. Varnell. Going to LAN: 3B M. Silveira, P K. Chairez)
Had first career hit on 4/7/1950, off Chris Duffey (SP)
Hit first career homerun on 6/19/1950, off Ernest Riehl (RED)
Injured on 4/1/1951 with a Bruised Heel, out for 3 days
Injured on 5/26/1952 with a Jammed Finger, out for 1-2 weeks
Traded from Langlade to Blackwood on 6/21/1957 (Going to BLA: 3B M. Silveira. Going to LAN: CF K. Lockwood)
Had 5 hits with 0 RBI against Jenton on 4/30/1958
Drove in 7 runs against Kingsbury on 8/24/1958
Won Player of the Week award on 8/25/1958, hitting .464 with 2 HR, 14 RBI
Signed as a free agent by Blackwood on 2/14/1959 to a 4-year deal worth $5,000,000 per year
Had 5 hits with 2 RBI against Cottonwood on 5/15/1959
Won Player of the Week award on 9/22/1959, hitting .565 with 3 HR, 9 RBI
Had 21-game hitting streak snapped on 10/5/1960
Won Player of the Week award on 6/23/1961, hitting .478 with 2 HR, 4 RBI