Daniel
Weir
 
Bats: Left
Throws: Left
Height: 6' 0''
Weight: 210
 
Born: August 26, 1917 in Usa
 
Awards & Accomplishments
Kennel Cups Won 1953   
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 27 TF SP $ 4,045,000  
1946 28 TF SP $ 4,045,000  
1947 29 TF SP $ 4,045,000  
1948 30 TF SP $ 4,045,000  
1949 31 KIN HL $ 2,473,500  
1950 32 KIN HL $ 2,473,500  
1951 33 KIN HL $ 2,473,500  
1952 34 KIN HL $ 2,473,500  
1953 35 HIN SP $ 5,928,000  
1954 36 HIN SP $ 5,928,000  
1955 37 HIN SP $ 5,928,000  
1956 38 MC HL $ 3,350,000  
OOTP5 Min Ratings $ 2,473,500  
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 5,928,000  
Ratings - Batting     Help
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Year Age Tm Lg Salary vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA
1945 27 TF SP $ 4,045,000  
1946 28 TF SP $ 4,045,000  
1947 29 TF SP $ 4,045,000  
1948 30 TF SP $ 4,045,000  
1949 31 KIN HL $ 2,473,500  
1950 32 KIN HL $ 2,473,500  
1951 33 KIN HL $ 2,473,500  
1952 34 KIN HL $ 2,473,500  
1953 35 HIN SP $ 5,928,000  
1954 36 HIN SP $ 5,928,000  
1955 37 HIN SP $ 5,928,000  
1956 38 MC HL $ 3,350,000  
OOTP5 Min Ratings $ 2,473,500  
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 5,928,000  
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 27 TF SP 8 15 .348 33 33 2 1 0 221.0 184 83 23 54 199 3.38 .224 .277 .374 .651 11.6
1946 28 TF SP 13 9 .591 32 32 1 0 0 197.0 201 106 26 39 151 4.84 .262 .305 .461 .766 4.8
1947 29 TF SP 15 6 .714 27 27 4 2 0 176.3 155 65 28 33 143 3.32 .234 .277 .443 .720 11.0
1948 30 TF SP 7 4 .636 44 5 0 0 0 75.3 73 36 11 18 83 4.30 .245 .300 .466 .767 2.8
    AAA   1 0 1.000 1 1 0 0 0 8.0 9 5 3 0 13 5.63 .273 .273 .545 .818  
1949 31 KIN HL 10 11 .476 28 28 1 0 0 186.0 185 83 30 31 222 4.02 .256 .295 .447 .741 10.5
1950 32 KIN HL 11 13 .458 32 32 2 0 0 207.0 196 83 22 44 218 3.61 .250 .290 .399 .690 15.2
1951 33 KIN HL 10 12 .455 33 33 2 0 0 220.3 238 106 20 46 230 4.33 .272 .316 .418 .733 13.6
1952 34 KIN HL 16 10 .615 32 32 3 1 0 216.3 234 111 19 41 214 4.62 .274 .314 .407 .722 12.5
1953 35 KIN HL 11 5 .688 20 20 2 2 0 131.0 141 53 10 28 122 3.64 .274 .319 .447 .765 9.5
  HIN SP 2 2 .500 5 5 0 0 0 36.3 27 11 2 2 39 2.73 .206 .228 .328 .556 3.0
  TOT   13 7 .650 25 25 2 2 0 167.3 168 64 12 30 161 3.44 .260 .301 .423 .723 12.5
    AAA   5 1 .833 7 7 3 0 0 53.7 50 12 4 6 84 2.01 .246 .268 .340 .608  
1954 36 HIN SP 11 13 .458 35 35 1 1 0 218.0 236 99 20 39 226 4.09 .272 .311 .422 .732 10.3
1955 37 HIN SP 10 19 .345 38 38 5 0 0 244.7 267 121 27 49 226 4.45 .275 .314 .434 .748 17.5
1956 38 MC HL 12 11 .522 32 32 0 0 0 198.7 226 89 13 34 149 4.03 .281 .319 .416 .735 7.8
12 Years Sim 136 130 .511 391 352 23 7 0 2328.0 2363 1046 251 458 2222 4.04 .261 .303 .423 .725 130.1
2 Years AAA 6 1 .857 8 8 3 0 0 61.7 59 17 7 6 97 2.48 .250 .269 .369 .637  
Season Average 11 10 .524 32 29 1 0 0 194.0 196 87 20 38 185 4.04 .261 .303 .423 .725  
Career Highs 16 19 .714 44 38 5 2 0 244.7 267 121 30 54 230 4.84 .281 .319 .466 .767  
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   1827 803 200 363 1628   .264 .300 .431 .732
vs LH   536 243 51 95 594   .250 .282 .396 .678
Home 66 68 .493 200 180 12 4 0 1221.3 1242 564 149 250 1192 4.16 .261 .298 .432 .730
Away 70 62 .530 191 172 11 3 0 1106.6 1121 482 102 208 1030 3.92 .260 .294 .413 .707
Mar/Apr 18 24 .429 58 57 4 0 0 374.3 370 171 38 67 358 4.11 .253 .285 .407 .692
May 24 23 .511 70 58 6 3 0 398.0 399 165 33 86 374 3.73 .259 .298 .414 .712
June 19 27 .413 74 61 3 1 0 397.6 447 210 49 80 393 4.75 .280 .314 .453 .767
July 24 18 .571 63 56 5 1 0 356.6 365 153 43 67 325 3.86 .263 .296 .430 .727
August 18 24 .429 63 57 2 1 0 377.0 377 189 50 75 373 4.51 .260 .297 .443 .740
Sep/Oct 33 14 .702 63 63 3 1 0 424.3 405 158 38 83 399 3.35 .248 .285 .392 .677
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 27 TF SP 33 72 5 12 1 1 0 1 4 0 2 27 .167 .189 .208 .398 2.2 0.0
1946 28 TF SP 33 60 4 11 1 1 0 4 0 2 2 32 .183 .206 .233 .440 2.3 0.0
1947 29 TF SP 29 59 3 14 0 0 0 4 1 2 2 20 .237 .262 .237 .500 3.2 0.0
1948 30 TF SP 50 14 1 4 0 0 0 1 0 3 1 5 .286 .333 .286 .619 0.1 0.0
1949 31 KIN HL 29 66 4 14 3 1 0 2 0 0 0 37 .212 .209 .288 .497 3.7 0.0
1950 32 KIN HL 32 62 7 17 1 5 0 4 3 1 3 22 .274 .308 .452 .759 8.2 1.4
1951 33 KIN HL 34 69 9 18 1 4 0 5 1 0 5 31 .261 .311 .391 .702 8.7 1.0
1952 34 KIN HL 32 74 7 24 2 2 0 5 0 0 3 26 .324 .351 .405 .756 10.0 1.5
1953 35 KIN HL 20 42 7 11 0 0 0 2 0 0 3 22 .262 .311 .262 .573 3.8 0.3
  HIN SP 5 11 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 4 .091 .091 .182 .273 -0.2 0.0
  TOT   25 53 7 12 1 0 0 3 0 0 3 26 .226 .268 .245 .513 3.6 0.3
1954 36 HIN SP 35 63 3 8 0 0 0 3 0 0 4 43 .127 .179 .127 .306 0.2 0.0
1955 37 HIN SP 49 114 10 24 3 3 0 7 0 0 3 66 .211 .229 .289 .518 7.3 0.0
1956 38 MC HL 32 67 9 15 1 0 1 8 0 0 1 32 .224 .235 .284 .519 3.5 0.0
12 Years Sim 413 773 69 173 14 17 1 47 9 8 29 367 .224 .251 .290 .541 52.9 4.1
162 Game Average 303 27 67 5 6 0 18 3 3 11 143 .224 .251 .290 .541 20.7  
Career Highs 50 114 10 24 3 5 1 8 4 3 5 66 .324 .351 .452 .759 10.0  
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   573 51 136 12 9 0 34 8 4 23 256 .237 .265 .290 .555 41.5
vs LH   200 18 37 2 8 1 13 1 4 6 111 .185 .209 .290 .499 9.5
Home 209 369 39 93 10 9 0 20 4 5 14 163 .252 .278 .328 .606 30.9
Away 204 404 30 80 4 8 1 27 5 3 15 204 .198 .226 .255 .481 20.1
RISP   197 0 43 1 3 1 46 0 0 8 99 .218 .245 .269 .514 12.2
Close/Late   20 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 12 .100 .143 .100 .243 -0.4
Mar/Apr 71 161 14 30 2 1 0 10 0 2 7 78 .186 .220 .211 .431 5.1
May 72 126 8 27 0 3 1 9 5 2 5 67 .214 .242 .286 .528 8.5
June 77 128 10 31 3 4 0 7 1 1 6 53 .242 .276 .328 .604 10.9
July 64 112 13 29 2 2 0 10 1 1 4 51 .259 .282 .313 .595 9.3
August 66 117 10 26 1 2 0 2 1 1 1 58 .222 .229 .265 .494 5.8
Sep/Oct 63 129 14 30 6 5 0 9 1 1 6 60 .233 .265 .357 .621 11.4
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 27 TF SP P 33 33 221.0 15 21 2 1 .947 1.47    
1946 28 TF SP P 32 32 197.0 16 32 2 6 .960 2.19    
1947 29 TF SP P 27 27 176.3 11 25 0 2 1.000 1.84    
1948 30 TF SP P 44 5 75.3 3 11 0 0 1.000 1.67    
1949 31 KIN HL P 28 28 186.0 5 18 0 1 1.000 1.11    
1950 32 KIN HL P 32 32 207.0 10 27 1 2 .974 1.61    
1951 33 KIN HL P 33 33 220.3 11 27 3 2 .927 1.55    
1952 34 KIN HL P 32 32 216.3 5 28 1 0 .971 1.37    
1953 35 KIN HL P 20 20 131.0 10 23 2 3 .943 2.27    
  HIN SP P 5 5 36.3 3 6 1 1 .900 2.23    
  TOT   P 25 25 167.3 13 29 3 4 .933 2.26    
1954 36 HIN SP P 35 35 218.0 5 24 1 2 .967 1.20    
1955 37 HIN SP P 38 38 244.7 17 36 2 3 .964 1.95    
    3B 0 0 42.0 3 8 2 0 .846 2.36   0.1
    SS 3 3 26.0 7 10 0 4 1.000 5.88   0.3
    CF 0 0 17.0 2 0 0 0 1.000 1.06   0.0
    RF 1 1 8.0 1 0 1 0 .500 1.13    
1956 38 MC HL P 32 32 198.7 13 29 2 1 .955 1.90    
  P 391 352 2328.0 124 307 17 24 .962 1.67    
  3B 0 0 42.0 3 8 2 0 .846 2.36   0.1
  SS 3 3 26.0 7 10 0 4 1.000 5.88   0.3
  CF 0 0 17.0 2 0 0 0 1.000 1.06   0.0
  RF 1 1 8.0 1 0 1 0 .500 1.13    
Career Totals   395 356 2421.0 137 325 20 28 .959 1.72    
Career Highs   44 42 337.7 30 54 5 7 1.000 2.26    
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
1953 35 HIN SP 3 0 1.000 4 4 0 0 0 31.3 27 8 3 2 24 2.30 .235 .248 .383 .630
Career Post-Season Pitching 3 0 1.000 4 4 0 0 0 31.3 27 8 3 2 24 2.30 .235 .248 .383 .630
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
1953 35 HIN SP 4 9 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 3 .111 .111 .111 .222
Career Post-Season Batting 4 9 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 3 .111 .111 .111 .222
Pitching Leaderboards     Help
Top 10 finishes. Stats are Year-Rank-Value. League leaders are in bold.
Season Rankings are League Based.
Wins
1947-8-15
1952-9-16
CAR-32-136
Losses
1945-4-15
1954-6-13
1955-1-19
CAR-23-130
Winning Pct
1947-3-.714
1952-8-.615
1953-6-.688
Games Started
1954-7-35
1955-4-38
CAR-37-352
Complete Games
1947-8-4
1952-9-3
1955-2-5
CAR-27-23
Shutouts
1947-3-2
1953-2-2
1954-9-1
CAR-34-7
Innings Pitched
1955-3-244.7
CAR-30-2328.0
Hits Allowed
1951-2-238
1952-5-234
1954-4-236
1955-1-267
CAR-18-2363
Homeruns Allowed
1946-7-26
1947-6-28
1949-5-30
1955-7-27
CAR-23-251
Strikeouts
1945-9-199
1949-10-222
1950-9-218
1951-7-230
1952-10-214
1954-5-226
1955-8-226
CAR-21-2222
Walks per 9IP
1945-10-2.2
1946-3-1.8
1947-7-1.7
1949-5-1.5
1952-7-1.7
Strikeouts per 9IP
1949-4-10.7
1950-9-9.5
1954-9-9.3
WHiP
1945-9-1.08
         
 
   Black Ink Test: 0    (Avg Pitcher in HOF ~ 12)
   Gray Ink Test: 75    (Avg Pitcher in HOF ~ 56)
   Hall of Fame Standards: 30    (Avg Pitcher in HOF ~ 40)
 
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  6. Henry Manchester (925)
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  8. Robert Rothwell (904)
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  1. Darryl Camacho (972)
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History
Drafted in 6th round, 124th overall pick, by Twin Falls in 1945
Earned first career win on 4/30/1945
Had first career hit on 5/16/1945, off Orville Pink (HIN)
Injured on 4/13/1946 with a Tight Elbow, out for one week
Injured on 4/14/1947 with a Ruptured Bicep Tendon, out for 5 weeks
Signed as a free agent by Kingsbury on 2/21/1949 to a 4-year deal worth $2,473,500 per year
Traded from Kingsbury to Hinsdale on 7/31/1953 (Going to HIN: P D. Weir, C B. Lowrey, 1B R. Keo. Going to KIN: C A. Ethridge, P A. Young)
Injured on 8/7/1953 with a Tight Shoulder, out for 4 days
Won Kennel Cup with Hinsdale in 1953
Struck out 16 batters against Redsand on 4/25/1955
Signed as a free agent by Murray Creek on 2/18/1956 to a 1-year deal worth $3,350,000 per year
Hit first career homerun on 5/25/1956, off Gordon Munroe (JEN)