David
Whidden
 
Nickname: Red
 
Bats: Left
Throws: Right
Height: 6' 5''
Weight: 245
 
Born: January 4, 1912 in Usa
 
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 33 OAK SP $ 11,720,000  
1946 34 OAK SP $ 11,720,000  
1947 35 OAK SP $ 11,720,000  
1948 36 OAK SP $ 11,720,000  
1949 37 OAK SP $ 5,027,400  
OOTP5 Min Ratings $ 5,027,400  
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 11,720,000  
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 33 OAK SP $ 11,720,000  
1946 34 OAK SP $ 11,720,000  
1947 35 OAK SP $ 11,720,000  
1948 36 OAK SP $ 11,720,000  
1949 37 OAK SP $ 5,027,400  
OOTP5 Min Ratings $ 5,027,400  
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 11,720,000  
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 33 OAK SP 12 8 .600 33 33 0 0 0 193.7 146 60 15 63 198 2.79 .207 .273 .338 .610 13.5
1946 34 OAK SP 15 7 .682 36 36 0 0 0 225.3 116 56 20 87 210 2.24 .150 .240 .282 .522 22.0
1947 35 OAK SP 13 8 .619 34 34 0 0 0 195.3 145 65 19 87 151 2.99 .206 .299 .347 .646 12.7
1948 36 OAK SP 11 11 .500 32 32 0 0 0 167.3 150 82 20 73 121 4.41 .240 .327 .396 .723 6.4
1949 37 OAK SP 8 15 .348 32 32 0 0 0 157.0 146 76 24 94 96 4.36 .248 .357 .427 .784 5.6
5 Years Sim 59 49 .546 167 167 0 0 0 938.7 703 339 98 404 776 3.25 .207 .296 .353 .649 60.2
Season Average 11 9 .550 33 33 0 0 0 187.7 140 67 19 80 155 3.25 .207 .296 .353 .649  
Career Highs 15 15 .682 36 36 0 0 0 225.3 150 82 24 94 210 4.41 .248 .357 .427 .784  
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   389 186 51 230 489   .194 .277 .328 .606
vs LH   314 153 47 174 287   .226 .312 .389 .701
Home 27 20 .574 80 80 0 0 0 431.3 310 147 40 191 358 3.07 .200 .288 .333 .621
Away 32 29 .525 87 87 0 0 0 507.3 393 192 58 213 418 3.41 .213 .295 .370 .664
Mar/Apr 7 10 .412 28 28 0 0 0 154.3 126 66 21 63 132 3.85 .225 .303 .398 .700
May 9 8 .529 31 31 0 0 0 170.7 141 78 25 71 146 4.11 .223 .301 .417 .718
June 13 5 .722 23 23 0 0 0 139.3 97 48 13 59 112 3.10 .193 .278 .330 .608
July 12 6 .667 24 24 0 0 0 135.7 117 41 14 54 106 2.72 .231 .305 .372 .677
August 9 9 .500 30 30 0 0 0 170.0 111 48 11 76 135 2.54 .186 .278 .279 .557
Sep/Oct 9 11 .450 31 31 0 0 0 168.7 111 58 14 81 145 3.10 .187 .285 .322 .607
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 33 OAK SP 33 65 3 9 2 0 0 3 0 0 0 18 .138 .138 .169 .308 -0.1 0.0
1946 34 OAK SP 36 67 4 10 3 0 1 6 0 0 4 32 .149 .192 .239 .431 3.2 0.0
1947 35 OAK SP 34 69 8 11 3 0 0 3 0 0 1 28 .159 .171 .203 .374 1.1 0.0
1948 36 OAK SP 32 51 2 9 3 0 0 2 0 0 2 21 .176 .208 .235 .443 2.0 0.0
1949 37 OAK SP 32 49 2 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 20 .061 .080 .061 .141 -2.3 0.0
5 Years Sim 167 301 19 42 11 0 1 15 0 0 8 119 .140 .161 .186 .347 3.9 0.0
162 Game Average 291 18 40 10 0 0 14 0 0 7 115 .140 .161 .186 .347 3.8  
Career Highs 36 69 8 11 3 0 1 6 0 0 4 32 .176 .208 .239 .443 3.2  
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   228 17 32 10 0 0 10 0 0 7 95 .140 .165 .184 .349 1.8
vs LH   73 2 10 1 0 1 5 0 0 1 24 .137 .147 .192 .338 0.5
Home 80 114 9 19 6 0 1 8 0 0 6 43 .167 .207 .246 .452 4.7
Away 87 187 10 23 5 0 0 7 0 0 2 76 .123 .132 .150 .281 -2.5
RISP   80 0 12 1 0 0 13 0 0 4 31 .150 .186 .163 .349 1.1
Close/Late   1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 2.000 0.5
Mar/Apr 28 46 1 5 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 18 .109 .146 .174 .320 -0.1
May 31 58 6 11 2 0 0 6 0 0 2 18 .190 .217 .224 .441 2.1
June 23 43 1 4 1 0 0 2 0 0 4 20 .093 .170 .116 .286 -0.2
July 24 42 2 4 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 16 .095 .093 .119 .212 -1.4
August 30 54 3 10 2 0 0 3 0 0 0 26 .185 .182 .222 .404 1.2
Sep/Oct 31 58 6 8 2 0 1 3 0 0 0 21 .138 .138 .224 .362 0.6
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 33 OAK SP P 33 33 193.7 7 17 0 3 1.000 1.12    
1946 34 OAK SP P 36 36 225.3 12 23 3 0 .921 1.40    
1947 35 OAK SP P 34 34 195.3 8 18 0 1 1.000 1.20    
1948 36 OAK SP P 32 32 167.3 9 18 3 0 .900 1.45    
1949 37 OAK SP P 32 32 157.0 12 18 1 1 .968 1.72    
Career Totals   167 167 938.7 48 94 7 5 .953 1.36    
Career Highs   36 36 225.3 12 23 3 3 1.000 1.72    
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
1945 33 OAK SP 1 1 .500 4 4 0 0 0 22.7 13 7 3 3 32 2.78 .163 .193 .300 .493
Career Post-Season Pitching 1 1 .500 4 4 0 0 0 22.7 13 7 3 3 32 2.78 .163 .193 .300 .493
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
1945 33 OAK SP 4 7 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .143 .143 .143 .286
Career Post-Season Batting 4 7 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .143 .143 .143 .286
Pitching Leaderboards     Help
Top 10 finishes. Stats are Year-Rank-Value. League leaders are in bold.
Season Rankings are League Based.
ERA
1945-5-2.79
1946-3-2.24
1947-10-2.99
CAR-44-3.25
Wins
1946-10-15
Losses
1949-5-15
Winning Pct
1946-7-.682
Games Started
1946-1-36
Strikeouts
1946-8-210
Walks Allowed
1946-7-87
1947-4-87
1949-6-94
Hits per 9IP
1945-5-6.8
1946-1-4.6
1947-3-6.7
CAR-9-6.7
Strikeouts per 9IP
1945-2-9.2
1946-9-8.4
WHiP
1945-10-1.08
1946-2-0.90
OAVG
1945-5-.207
1946-1-.150
1947-3-.206
CAR-9-.207
OOBP
1945-8-.273
1946-2-.240
OSLG
1945-6-.338
1946-1-.282
1947-9-.347
CAR-44-.353
OOPS
1945-7-.610
1946-1-.522
CAR-45-.649
       
 
   Black Ink Test: 3    (Avg Pitcher in HOF ~ 12)
   Gray Ink Test: 34    (Avg Pitcher in HOF ~ 56)
 
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History
Drafted in 1st round, 12th overall pick, by Oakton in 1945
Earned first career win on 4/21/1945
Had first career hit on 5/6/1945, off Gary Fiala (TF)
Injured on 6/10/1945 with a Pulled Bicep Muscle, out for 3-4 weeks