James
Steiner
 
Bats: Left
Throws: Right
Height: 6' 0''
Weight: 195
 
Born: June 24, 1919 in Australia
 
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
1945 26 PB HL $ 5,412,500  
1946 27 PB HL $ 5,412,500  
1947 28 PB HL $ 5,412,500  
1948 29 PB HL $ 5,412,500  
1949 30 PB HL $ 5,412,500  
1950 31 SB HL $ 6,555,000  
1951 32 SB HL $ 6,555,000  
1952 33 SB HL $ 6,555,000  
1953 34 SB HL $ 3,670,000  
1954 35 SB HL $ 3,670,000  
1955 36 SB HL $ 3,670,000  
OOTP5 Min Ratings $ 3,670,000  
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 6,555,000  
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
1945 26 PB HL $ 5,412,500  
1946 27 PB HL $ 5,412,500  
1947 28 PB HL $ 5,412,500  
1948 29 PB HL $ 5,412,500  
1949 30 PB HL $ 5,412,500  
1950 31 SB HL $ 6,555,000  
1951 32 SB HL $ 6,555,000  
1952 33 SB HL $ 6,555,000  
1953 34 SB HL $ 3,670,000  
1954 35 SB HL $ 3,670,000  
1955 36 SB HL $ 3,670,000  
OOTP5 Min Ratings $ 3,670,000  
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 6,555,000  
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
1945 26 PB HL 5 20 .200 33 33 0 0 0 200.3 218 124 25 101 153 5.57 .282 .365 .466 .831 2.4
1946 27 PB HL 12 15 .444 35 35 1 0 0 207.7 230 124 17 107 163 5.37 .277 .359 .425 .785 5.1
1947 28 PB HL 8 14 .364 34 34 0 0 0 194.7 190 116 17 100 165 5.36 .253 .339 .395 .734 2.5
1948 29 PB HL 8 13 .381 30 30 0 0 0 169.7 168 104 14 97 139 5.52 .256 .353 .392 .745 1.9
1949 30 PB HL 6 14 .300 34 34 0 0 0 212.7 214 104 16 85 161 4.40 .262 .339 .403 .742 6.1
1950 31 PB HL 10 8 .556 23 23 2 1 0 149.3 142 64 9 62 104 3.86 .251 .330 .364 .694 9.6
  SB HL 6 4 .600 12 12 1 1 0 90.3 77 32 5 34 65 3.19 .231 .307 .332 .639 7.0
  TOT   16 12 .571 35 35 3 2 0 239.7 219 96 14 96 169 3.61 .243 .321 .352 .673 16.6
1951 32 SB HL 12 6 .667 29 29 2 0 0 185.3 165 78 15 94 115 3.79 .242 .335 .384 .718 10.6
1952 33 SB HL 17 11 .607 35 35 4 2 0 242.7 205 91 17 75 141 3.38 .225 .288 .373 .661 15.4
1953 34 SB HL 6 13 .316 30 29 0 0 0 175.7 165 85 11 74 115 4.36 .247 .325 .386 .711 5.6
1954 35 SB HL 9 13 .409 35 35 1 1 0 204.7 196 92 17 56 91 4.05 .251 .308 .390 .698 8.0
1955 36 SB HL 8 15 .348 33 33 0 0 0 178.7 201 112 16 53 50 5.64 .283 .336 .440 .776 0.7
11 Years Sim 107 146 .423 363 362 11 5 0 2211.6 2171 1126 179 938 1462 4.58 .256 .333 .400 .733 75.0
Season Average 9 13 .409 33 32 1 0 0 201.1 197 102 16 85 132 4.58 .256 .333 .400 .733  
Career Highs 17 20 .667 35 35 4 2 0 242.7 230 124 25 107 169 5.64 .283 .365 .466 .831  
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   1214 639 104 526 907   .243 .315 .389 .705
vs LH   957 487 75 412 555   .274 .351 .415 .766
Home 59 71 .454 181 181 5 2 0 1139.6 1064 559 88 482 777 4.41 .246 .322 .387 .709
Away 48 75 .390 182 181 6 3 0 1072.0 1107 567 91 456 685 4.76 .266 .339 .413 .751
Mar/Apr 22 25 .468 65 65 1 1 0 390.6 378 211 34 185 291 4.86 .252 .334 .408 .742
May 23 23 .500 67 67 5 0 0 428.3 387 199 31 181 274 4.18 .242 .319 .372 .691
June 14 28 .333 60 59 1 1 0 346.6 363 200 36 141 201 5.19 .270 .339 .434 .773
July 17 20 .459 51 51 0 0 0 295.6 296 141 22 122 203 4.29 .256 .327 .405 .732
August 14 26 .350 62 62 2 1 0 385.3 374 190 32 165 259 4.44 .254 .329 .381 .710
Sep/Oct 17 24 .415 58 58 2 2 0 365.0 373 185 24 144 234 4.56 .265 .334 .405 .739
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
1945 26 PB HL 33 61 3 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 22 .066 .066 .066 .131 -3.1 0.0
1946 27 PB HL 35 65 6 7 0 0 0 3 0 0 5 21 .108 .169 .108 .277 -0.3 0.0
1947 28 PB HL 34 65 3 6 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 25 .092 .092 .154 .246 -1.5 0.0
1948 29 PB HL 30 51 4 5 1 0 1 3 0 0 4 16 .098 .164 .176 .340 1.0 0.0
1949 30 PB HL 34 61 2 3 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 28 .049 .048 .066 .114 -3.1 0.0
1950 31 PB HL 23 40 1 4 0 0 0 2 0 0 6 21 .100 .213 .100 .313 1.1 0.0
  SB HL 12 33 3 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 3 16 .061 .139 .121 .260 -0.4 0.0
  TOT   35 73 4 6 2 0 0 3 0 0 9 37 .082 .181 .110 .290 0.7 0.0
1951 32 SB HL 29 62 4 7 2 0 0 3 0 0 1 32 .113 .127 .145 .272 -0.7 0.0
1952 33 SB HL 35 81 7 9 2 1 0 6 0 0 3 38 .111 .140 .160 .300 0.6 0.0
1953 34 SB HL 29 52 0 3 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 26 .058 .075 .077 .152 -2.4 0.0
1954 35 SB HL 36 70 2 3 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 33 .043 .043 .071 .114 -4.2 0.0
1955 36 SB HL 33 51 1 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 3 32 .059 .111 .078 .190 -1.6 0.0
11 Years Sim 363 692 36 56 13 1 2 29 0 0 26 310 .081 .113 .111 .225 -14.5 0.0
162 Game Average 308 16 24 5 0 0 12 0 0 11 138 .081 .113 .111 .225 -6.5  
Career Highs 36 81 7 9 2 1 1 6 0 0 9 38 .113 .181 .176 .340 1.0  
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   455 27 35 6 0 1 22 0 0 20 201 .077 .115 .097 .212 -13.8
vs LH   237 9 21 7 1 1 7 0 0 6 109 .089 .111 .139 .250 -5.2
Home 181 328 17 27 5 0 1 15 0 0 13 152 .082 .116 .107 .223 -8.9
Away 182 364 19 29 8 1 1 14 0 0 13 158 .080 .111 .115 .226 -10.0
RISP   183 0 13 2 1 0 24 0 0 5 72 .071 .093 .093 .186 -7.1
Close/Late   17 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 9 .118 .211 .176 .387 0.5
Mar/Apr 65 123 7 11 2 0 0 4 0 0 3 46 .089 .111 .106 .217 -3.8
May 68 143 9 16 6 0 0 8 0 0 4 63 .112 .134 .154 .288 -1.5
June 59 105 6 10 1 0 0 3 0 0 5 48 .095 .135 .105 .240 -2.2
July 51 85 2 6 0 0 0 7 0 0 4 39 .071 .110 .071 .180 -3.2
August 62 116 4 6 3 0 1 4 0 0 7 58 .052 .106 .103 .209 -3.6
Sep/Oct 58 120 8 7 1 1 1 3 0 0 3 56 .058 .081 .108 .190 -4.6
Fielding Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Gold Glove.
Year Age Tm Lg Pos G GS IP PO A E DP FPct RF    
1945 26 PB HL P 33 33 200.3 10 20 0 2 1.000 1.35    
1946 27 PB HL P 35 35 207.7 11 26 2 0 .949 1.60    
1947 28 PB HL P 34 34 194.7 8 22 0 1 1.000 1.39    
1948 29 PB HL P 30 30 169.7 4 16 4 2 .833 1.06    
1949 30 PB HL P 34 34 212.7 7 19 0 2 1.000 1.10    
1950 31 PB HL P 23 23 149.3 8 17 0 0 1.000 1.51    
  SB HL P 12 12 90.3 5 11 0 0 1.000 1.59    
  TOT   P 35 35 239.7 13 28 0 0 1.000 1.54    
1951 32 SB HL P 29 29 185.3 19 28 0 7 1.000 2.28    
1952 33 SB HL P 35 35 242.7 11 39 2 2 .962 1.85    
1953 34 SB HL P 29 29 175.7 13 18 1 0 .969 1.59    
1954 35 SB HL P 35 35 204.7 12 28 0 1 1.000 1.76    
    SS 1 0 3.7 0 5 0 0 1.000 12.30   0.1
1955 36 SB HL P 33 33 178.7 7 17 0 0 1.000 1.21    
  P 362 362 2211.6 115 261 9 17 .977 1.53    
  SS 1 0 3.7 0 5 0 0 1.000 12.30   0.1
Career Totals   363 362 2215.3 115 266 9 17 .977 1.55    
Career Highs   36 35 242.7 19 39 4 7 1.000 2.28    
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
1946 27 PB HL 0 1 .000 1 1 0 0 0 7.0 8 3 1 5 7 3.86 .286 .394 .429 .823
Career Post-Season Pitching 0 1 .000 1 1 0 0 0 7.0 8 3 1 5 7 3.86 .286 .394 .429 .823
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
1946 27 PB HL 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000
Career Post-Season Batting 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .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.
Wins
1950-6-16
1952-6-17
Losses
1945-1-20
1946-5-15
1947-4-14
1949-5-14
1954-8-13
1955-3-15
CAR-11-146
Winning Pct
1951-7-.667
Games Started
1946-3-35
1947-7-34
1949-10-34
1950-3-35
1952-4-35
1954-6-35
CAR-34-362
Complete Games
1950-8-3
1952-4-4
Shutouts
1950-3-2
1952-3-2
1954-3-1
Innings Pitched
1950-6-239.7
1952-5-242.7
CAR-38-2211.6
Hits Allowed
1946-3-230
1950-6-219
CAR-32-2171
Walks Allowed
1945-9-101
1946-2-107
1947-3-100
1948-3-97
1949-10-85
1950-5-96
1951-4-94
CAR-9-938
Hits per 9IP
1952-7-7.6
OAVG
1952-8-.225
 
 
   Black Ink Test: 0    (Avg Pitcher in HOF ~ 12)
   Gray Ink Test: 32    (Avg Pitcher in HOF ~ 56)
 
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  1. Mario Longshore (946)
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  4. Ralph Moulton (913)
  5. Harland McNatt (913)
  6. Jarod Braithwaite (908)
  7. Joseph Roux (906)
  8. Bradly Inabinet (901)
  9. Travis Brust (900)
  10. Edward Portugal (888)
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  1. Charley Rodrigues (994)
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  3. Harry Richert (992)
  4. Michael Downs (992)
  5. Dennis Mashburn (990)
  6. Donald Withers (989)
  7. Dana Monday (989)
  8. Scottie Lemoine (988)
  9. Scott Tillotson (987)
  10. Monroe Eyler (987)
History
Drafted in 2nd round, 48th overall pick, by Point Breeze in 1945
Earned first career win on 4/6/1945
Had first career hit on 4/22/1945, off Joshua Doucette (BLA)
Injured on 6/24/1945 with a Stiff Shoulder, out for one week
Hit first career homerun on 8/14/1947, off Cory Libby (BLA)
Injured on 9/23/1948 with a Stiff Shoulder, out for 1-2 weeks
Traded from Point Breeze to St. Bernard on 7/28/1950 (Going to SB: P J. Steiner. Going to PB: P M. Ostrowski)
Pitched NO-HITTER against Washburn on 4/1/1952, striking out 6
Was selected to the 1952 Allstar game
Injured on 8/29/1953 with a Torn Bicep Muscle, out for 5 weeks