Richard
Westrick
 
Bats: Left
Throws: Left
Height: 0' 0''
Weight: 200
 
Born: May 11, 1929 in Dominican Republic
 
Awards & Accomplishments
Kennel Cups Won 1958    1960   
All-Star Selections 1959    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
1948 19 KEN SP    
1949 20 KEN SP    
1950 21 KEN SP    
1951 22 KEN SP    
1952 23 KEN SP    
1953 24 KEN SP    
1954 25 KEN SP    
1955 26 KEN SP    
1956 27 KEN SP $ 300,000  
1957 28 KEN SP $ 300,000  
1958 29 KEN SP $ 300,000  
OOTP5 Min Ratings    
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 300,000  
                                                   
  Stuff Control Movement
Year Age Tm Lg Salary Endurance vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA
1959 30 KEN SP $ 300,000  
1960 31 KEN SP $ 4,178,571  
1961 32 KEN SP $ 4,178,571  
1962 33 KEN SP $ 4,178,571  
OOTP6 Min Ratings $ 300,000  
OOTP6 Max Ratings $ 4,178,571  
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 19 KEN SP    
1949 20 KEN SP    
1950 21 KEN SP    
1951 22 KEN SP    
1952 23 KEN SP    
1953 24 KEN SP    
1954 25 KEN SP    
1955 26 KEN SP    
1956 27 KEN SP $ 300,000  
1957 28 KEN SP $ 300,000  
1958 29 KEN SP $ 300,000  
OOTP5 Min Ratings    
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 300,000  
                                             
  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 30 KEN SP $ 300,000  
1960 31 KEN SP $ 4,178,571  
1961 32 KEN SP $ 4,178,571  
1962 33 KEN SP $ 4,178,571  
OOTP6 Min Ratings $ 300,000  
OOTP6 Max Ratings $ 4,178,571  
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
1948 19 AA   1 13 .071 23 23 0 0 0 107.7 184 125 22 71 111 10.45 .378 .457 .653 1.110  
    A   0 0 .000 1 1 0 0 0 2.7 4 2 0 1 0 6.77 .333 .385 .583 .968  
1949 20 AAA   0 3 .000 6 6 0 0 0 20.7 49 35 3 14 15 15.25 .467 .529 .733 1.263  
    AA   2 1 .667 7 7 0 0 0 39.0 52 28 3 19 40 6.46 .329 .401 .475 .876  
    A   4 5 .444 11 11 0 0 0 65.7 89 41 4 17 68 5.62 .317 .356 .488 .843  
1950 21 A   3 10 .231 20 20 0 0 0 119.7 152 69 11 39 127 5.19 .309 .360 .482 .841  
1951 22 A   7 8 .467 21 21 0 0 0 124.3 144 71 13 44 155 5.14 .283 .341 .441 .782  
1952 23 A   10 7 .588 25 25 0 0 0 155.0 162 74 12 37 264 4.30 .264 .306 .407 .713  
1953 24 AA   11 5 .688 25 25 0 0 0 162.3 134 58 14 58 251 3.22 .220 .287 .370 .658  
1954 25 AAA   8 13 .381 24 24 1 1 0 156.0 168 77 16 44 232 4.44 .268 .315 .467 .782  
1955 26 AAA   8 6 .571 15 15 2 1 0 113.7 92 37 8 30 159 2.93 .219 .271 .352 .622  
1956 27 KEN SP 5 5 .500 50 10 0 0 1 108.3 92 49 9 46 130 4.07 .224 .300 .390 .690 4.9
1957 28 KEN SP 9 5 .643 23 23 0 0 0 129.0 123 63 10 68 166 4.40 .245 .335 .396 .731 4.3
    AAA   1 0 1.000 2 2 0 0 0 16.3 12 4 2 3 19 2.20 .200 .238 .383 .621  
1958 29 KEN SP 8 5 .615 25 20 2 2 0 134.0 90 38 6 58 162 2.55 .188 .275 .297 .572 11.5
    AAA   3 3 .500 9 9 4 2 0 73.0 58 16 0 18 95 1.97 .216 .265 .305 .570  
1959 30 KEN SP 12 4 .750 30 30 0 0 0 190.3 127 56 4 101 198 2.65 .187 .289 .256 .545 16.0
1960 31 KEN SP 15 5 .750 34 34 1 1 0 214.0 168 76 9 112 210 3.20 .214 .310 .317 .627 14.7
1961 32 KEN SP 5 9 .357 32 29 1 1 0 185.0 157 82 13 95 182 3.99 .230 .322 .355 .677 8.5
1962 33 KEN SP 14 3 .824 24 24 0 0 0 148.0 106 51 9 67 147 3.10 .198 .287 .316 .603 13.2
7 Years Sim 68 36 .654 218 170 4 4 1 1108.7 863 415 60 547 1195 3.37 .212 .303 .328 .631 73.1
5 Years AAA 20 25 .444 56 56 7 4 0 379.7 379 169 29 109 520 4.01 .256 .307 .420 .727  
3 Years AA 14 19 .424 55 55 0 0 0 309.0 370 211 39 148 402 6.15 .295 .369 .493 .862  
5 Years A 24 30 .444 78 78 0 0 0 467.3 551 257 40 138 614 4.95 .289 .337 .448 .785  
13 Years Minors 58 74 .439 189 189 7 4 0 1156.0 1300 637 108 395 1536 4.96 .280 .336 .451 .788  
Season Average 9 5 .643 31 24 0 0 0 158.4 123 59 8 78 170 3.37 .212 .303 .328 .631  
Career Highs 15 9 .824 50 34 2 2 1 214.0 168 82 13 112 210 4.40 .245 .335 .396 .731  
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   715 352 58 458 917   .229 .328 .362 .690
vs LH   148 63 2 89 278   .155 .227 .217 .444
Home 30 18 .625 101 86 1 1 0 560.6 442 224 34 269 642 3.60 .215 .306 .333 .639
Away 38 18 .679 117 84 3 3 1 548.0 421 191 26 278 553 3.14 .209 .305 .323 .627
Mar/Apr 15 4 .789 30 24 1 1 0 161.7 120 56 9 77 157 3.12 .204 .297 .317 .614
May 10 3 .769 34 20 0 0 0 130.3 111 54 6 74 147 3.73 .227 .328 .351 .679
June 13 6 .684 44 26 0 0 0 183.3 128 56 7 73 190 2.75 .193 .273 .285 .559
July 9 14 .391 40 34 2 2 0 216.6 193 107 18 117 256 4.45 .233 .328 .387 .715
August 12 4 .750 38 34 1 1 1 218.0 175 70 8 91 235 2.89 .218 .297 .325 .622
Sep/Oct 9 5 .643 32 32 1 0 0 198.7 136 72 12 115 210 3.26 .194 .308 .294 .602
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
1956 27 KEN SP 50 19 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 11 .000 .095 .000 .095 -1.0 0.0
1957 28 KEN SP 23 40 6 5 2 0 0 1 0 1 2 16 .125 .167 .175 .342 0.2 0.0
1958 29 KEN SP 25 39 3 2 0 1 0 3 0 0 3 21 .051 .119 .103 .222 -0.9 0.0
1959 30 KEN SP 30 65 1 5 1 0 0 2 0 0 2 32 .077 .104 .092 .197 -2.5 0.0
1960 31 KEN SP 34 75 2 5 2 0 0 2 1 0 2 35 .067 .091 .093 .184 -3.6 0.0
1961 32 KEN SP 32 57 2 5 2 0 1 5 0 0 0 18 .088 .086 .175 .262 -0.4 0.0
1962 33 KEN SP 25 50 3 2 2 0 0 2 0 0 3 18 .040 .094 .080 .174 -2.3 0.0
7 Years Sim 219 345 19 24 9 1 1 15 1 1 14 151 .070 .106 .110 .216 -10.5 0.0
162 Game Average 255 14 17 6 0 0 11 0 0 10 111 .070 .106 .110 .216 -7.7  
Career Highs 50 75 6 5 2 1 1 5 1 1 3 35 .125 .167 .175 .342 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   270 15 17 7 0 1 11 1 1 13 119 .063 .106 .100 .206 -9.0
vs LH   75 4 7 2 1 0 4 0 0 1 32 .093 .104 .147 .251 -1.7
Home 102 156 4 5 2 0 0 5 0 0 6 71 .032 .067 .045 .112 -9.5
Away 117 189 15 19 7 1 1 10 1 1 8 80 .101 .137 .164 .301 -1.2
RISP   91 0 8 4 0 0 13 0 0 3 42 .088 .116 .132 .248 -2.1
Close/Late   4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.4
Mar/Apr 30 53 6 3 3 0 0 3 1 0 4 25 .057 .123 .113 .236 -1.1
May 34 45 5 7 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 17 .156 .156 .156 .311 -0.1
June 31 55 1 5 2 0 0 2 0 0 1 28 .091 .107 .127 .234 -1.5
July 40 67 4 2 0 0 1 1 0 1 5 25 .030 .097 .075 .172 -2.9
August 39 68 2 4 3 0 0 5 0 0 3 31 .059 .097 .103 .200 -2.5
Sep/Oct 32 57 1 3 1 1 0 2 0 0 1 25 .053 .069 .105 .174 -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    
1956 27 KEN SP P 50 10 108.3 5 10 0 0 1.000 1.25    
1957 28 KEN SP P 23 23 129.0 4 17 1 1 .955 1.47    
1958 29 KEN SP P 25 20 134.0 6 16 0 3 1.000 1.48    
1959 30 KEN SP P 30 30 190.3 4 25 1 2 .967 1.37    
1960 31 KEN SP P 34 34 214.0 14 25 2 4 .951 1.64    
1961 32 KEN SP P 32 29 185.0 5 23 2 0 .933 1.36    
1962 33 KEN SP P 24 24 148.0 3 20 3 2 .885 1.40    
    LF 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00   0.0
  P 218 170 1108.7 41 136 9 12 .952 1.44    
  LF 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00   0.0
Career Totals   219 170 1109.7 41 136 9 12 .952 1.44    
Career Highs   50 34 214.0 14 25 3 4 1.000 1.64    
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
1958 29 KEN SP 2 1 .667 3 3 1 0 0 24.7 13 4 0 9 30 1.46 .155 .237 .190 .427
1959 30 KEN SP 0 1 .000 1 1 0 0 0 6.7 6 3 0 1 6 4.05 .261 .292 .348 .639
1960 31 KEN SP 5 0 1.000 5 5 0 0 0 30.0 25 9 1 13 33 2.70 .223 .304 .330 .634
Career Post-Season Pitching 7 2 .778 9 9 1 0 0 61.3 44 16 1 23 69 2.35 .201 .277 .279 .555
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
1958 29 KEN SP 3 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000
1959 30 KEN SP 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000
1960 31 KEN SP 5 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .000 .000 .000 .000
Career Post-Season Batting 9 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 .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
1959-4-2.65
Wins
1960-6-15
1962-7-14
Winning Pct
1959-3-.750
1960-3-.750
1962-3-.824
CAR-10-.654
Games Started
1960-5-34
Complete Games
1958-9-2
1960-5-1
1961-10-1
Shutouts
1958-3-2
1960-3-1
1961-8-1
Innings Pitched
1960-6-214.0
Strikeouts
1959-5-198
1960-2-210
1961-8-182
Walks Allowed
1959-5-101
1960-1-112
1961-1-95
1962-9-67
Hits per 9IP
1959-2-6.0
1960-2-7.1
1961-9-7.6
CAR-14-7.0
Strikeouts per 9IP
1959-3-9.4
1960-3-8.8
1961-3-8.9
CAR-18-9.7
OAVG
1959-1-.187
1960-2-.214
1961-8-.230
CAR-12-.212
OSLG
1959-1-.256
1960-3-.317
CAR-11-.328
OOPS
1959-1-.545
1960-8-.627
CAR-26-.631
       
 
   Black Ink Test: 0    (Avg Pitcher in HOF ~ 12)
   Gray Ink Test: 58    (Avg Pitcher in HOF ~ 56)
   Hall of Fame Standards: 32    (Avg Pitcher in HOF ~ 40)
 
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History
Drafted in 28th round, 666th overall pick, by Ritchford in 1945
Had first career hit (double) on 4/3/1945, off Larry Coomer (RED)
Hit first career homerun on 5/24/1945, off Al Getchell (RED)
Injured on 5/24/1951 with a Strained Back Muscle, out for 4 weeks
Injured on 5/6/1952 with a Pulled Elbow Ligament, out for one week
Injured on 6/6/1952 with a Stiff Shoulder, out for one week
Earned first career win on 4/9/1956
Injured on 8/27/1956 with a Torn Rotator Cuff Muscle, out for full season
Had first career hit (double) on 4/16/1957, off Billy Knaak (TF)
Injured on 4/20/1958 with a Stiff Shoulder, out for one week
Won Kennel Cup with Kendall in 1958
Won Pitcher of the Month award on 6/1/1959, going 3-0, 0.42
Was selected to the 1959 Allstar game
Was selected to the 1960 Allstar game
Won Kennel Cup with Kendall in 1960
Hit first career homerun on 7/6/1961, off Curtis Tolbert (RW)
Won Pitcher of the Month award on 5/1/1962, going 5-0, 2.31