CF Buster Wood #18
Age: 33 | Bats: R | Throws: R | Morale: Great
09/06/1954
CF BUSTER WOOD #18 - AGE: 33 - BATS: R - THROWS: R - MORALE: GREAT
G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K AVG OBP SLG SB WAR
92 321 73 6 3 1 23 23 32 .227 .279 .274 3 -0.9
BATTING RATINGS (OSA)
Overall Pot. Overall Vs Left Vs Right Pot.  
Contact 45 50 45 45
Gap 40 45 40 40
Power 20 20 20 20
Eye 45 45 45 45
Avoid K's 60 65 60 60
FIELDING RATINGS
Catcher Infield Outfield
Range: - 45 65
Errors: - 35 60
Arm: 20 35 60
Turn DP: - 40 -
Ability: 20 - -
POSITION RATINGS
Pitcher: - Shortstop: -
Catcher: - Left Field: 75
1st Base: - Center Field: 60
2nd Base: - Right Field: 35
3rd Base: -
       
RUN/BUNT
Running Speed: 55
Stealing Ability: 55
Baserunning Inst.: 55
Sacrifice Bunt: 50
Bunt for Hit: 30
   
GAME LOG, LAST 10 GAMES
Date Vs. Result AB R H BI HR BB K SB
09/03/1954 @ BAL Win, 5-2 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
08/31/1954 MON Win, 8-6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
08/30/1954 MON Win, 3-1 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
08/23/1954 SFS Win, 4-3 3 0 1 2 0 1 0 0
08/22/1954 SFS Loss, 2-11 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
08/21/1954 LAP Win, 3-1 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 1
08/19/1954 BOS Loss, 3-5 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
08/18/1954 BOS Win, 5-3 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
08/15/1954 @ SFS Win, 10-5 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0
08/15/1954 @ SFS Loss, 0-4 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
PERSONALITY
Wood puts in long hours and has great knowledge of the game. He gets along with everyone.
High: Loyalty, Work Ethic, Intelligence
Birthday:05/20/1921
Born in:Brooklyn, NY
Nationality:American
Height:5' 10"
Weight:180 lbs
Local Popularity:Unknown
National Pop.:Unknown
STATUS
Contract:Major League Contract
Salary:$10,000
Signed Through:1954 Season
Major Service:6 Years, 49 Days
Service This Yr:146 Days
40-Man Service:None, None
Pro Service:10 Years
Arbitration Eligibility:Not eligible, free agent after contract expires!
Option Years:3 option years left
Contract Extension: -
Drafted:-
THE AMERICAN CIRCUITS 1954 BATTING STATS
Batting G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K AVG OBP SLG OPS WOBA ISO wRC+
Overall 92 321 73 6 3 1 23 39 23 32 .227 .279 .274 .553 .252 .047 51
Batting GS PA HP IW CI GDP SH SF TB EBH SB CS SB% RC RC/27 WAR  
Overall 82 353 0 0 0 13 9 0 88 10 3 7 30.0 21.6 2.10 -0.9  
Batting   AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SF SH HP AVG OBP SLG OPS
Versus Left   139 42 4 1 1 16 16 9 7 0 2 0 .302 .345 .367 .712
Versus Right   182 31 2 2 0 7 23 14 25 0 7 0 .170 .230 .203 .433
Batting   AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SF SH HP AVG OBP SLG OPS
Last Week   7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
April   44 12 1 2 0 5 5 3 5 0 2 0 .273 .319 .386 .706
May   71 20 2 0 0 3 8 5 8 0 2 0 .282 .329 .310 .639
June   91 19 2 0 0 7 15 9 9 0 4 0 .209 .280 .231 .511
July   80 15 0 1 1 5 11 4 7 0 0 0 .188 .226 .250 .476
August   31 7 1 0 0 3 0 2 3 0 1 0 .226 .273 .258 .531
September   4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Spring Training   47 8 1 0 0 6 4 3 4 0 1 0 .170 .220 .191 .411
Last Year   349 102 8 4 0 21 35 24 36 1 1 1 .292 .339 .338 .677
2 Years Ago   266 61 9 1 0 23 29 13 30 1 3 1 .229 .267 .271 .538
Career   1526 393 42 15 3 137 177 103 156 8 17 7 .258 .306 .311 .617
Home   150 40 2 2 0 10 19 14 13 0 5 0 .267 .329 .307 .636
Road   171 33 4 1 1 13 20 9 19 0 4 0 .193 .233 .246 .479
Grass   321 73 6 3 1 23 39 23 32 0 9 0 .227 .279 .274 .553
Day   176 40 3 2 1 16 22 11 19 0 5 0 .227 .273 .284 .557
Night   145 33 3 1 0 7 17 12 13 0 4 0 .228 .287 .262 .549
As Starter   314 71 6 3 1 23 39 22 32 0 9 0 .226 .277 .274 .551
As Reliever / Substitution   7 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .286 .375 .286 .661
Pinch Hitting   2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 1.000
Close/Late   69 17 3 0 0 5 7 2 6 0 4 0 .246 .268 .290 .557
Inning 1-3   127 27 1 2 0 4 15 8 14 0 0 0 .213 .259 .252 .511
Inning 4-6   103 23 2 1 1 12 13 9 10 0 4 0 .223 .286 .291 .577
Inning 7-9   88 23 3 0 0 7 11 6 8 0 4 0 .261 .309 .295 .604
Extra Innings   3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
0 Outs   100 25 1 2 0 2 19 12 13 0 9 0 .250 .330 .300 .630
1 Outs   127 29 2 1 1 13 13 8 6 0 0 0 .228 .274 .283 .558
2 Outs   94 19 3 0 0 8 7 3 13 0 0 0 .202 .227 .234 .461
Scoring Position   74 20 2 1 1 20 12 7 6 0 9 0 .270 .333 .365 .698
Bases Empty   185 37 1 1 0 0 19 14 21 0 0 0 .200 .256 .216 .472
Runner on 1st   62 16 3 1 0 3 8 2 5 0 0 0 .258 .281 .339 .620
Runner on 2nd   32 10 1 0 0 6 4 1 4 0 6 0 .312 .333 .344 .677
Runner on 3rd   4 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .500
Runner on 1st & 2nd   25 6 1 0 1 5 4 2 2 0 0 0 .240 .296 .400 .696
Runner on 1st & 3rd   5 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .167 .000 .167
Runner on 2nd & 3rd   1 1 0 1 0 2 2 1 0 0 3 0 1.000 1.000 3.000 4.000
Bases Loaded   7 2 0 0 0 5 0 2 0 0 0 0 .286 .444 .286 .730
Two Strikes   109 19 1 0 0 5 11 11 32 0 0 0 .174 .250 .183 .433
First Pitch   48 13 0 0 1 8 10 0 0 0 2 0 .271 .271 .333 .604
Count 0-1   35 6 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 .171 .171 .171 .343
Count 0-2   18 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 5 0 0 0 .111 .111 .111 .222
Count 1-0   38 12 1 0 0 1 4 0 0 0 2 0 .316 .316 .342 .658
Count 1-1   42 12 3 1 0 5 3 0 0 0 1 0 .286 .286 .405 .690
Count 1-2   38 7 0 0 0 1 3 0 15 0 0 0 .184 .184 .184 .368
Count 2-0   11 3 0 1 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 .273 .273 .455 .727
Count 2-1   29 7 1 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 2 0 .241 .241 .345 .586
Count 2-2   26 5 1 0 0 3 2 0 6 0 0 0 .192 .192 .231 .423
Count 3-0   1 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 .000 .667 .000 .667
Count 3-1   8 1 0 0 0 2 3 10 0 0 0 0 .125 .611 .125 .736
Full Count   27 5 0 0 0 1 5 11 6 0 0 0 .185 .421 .185 .606
Behind in Count   91 15 0 0 0 1 6 0 20 0 2 0 .165 .165 .165 .330
Ahead in Count   87 23 2 2 0 5 13 12 0 0 4 0 .264 .354 .333 .687
Batting Leadoff   25 6 0 2 0 3 4 4 5 0 0 0 .240 .345 .400 .745
Batting 2nd   203 48 4 1 1 13 29 13 18 0 6 0 .236 .282 .281 .563
Batting 3rd   5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .400
Batting 4th   3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Batting 5th   4 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .500
Batting 6th   55 11 1 0 0 4 4 4 6 0 1 0 .200 .254 .218 .472
Batting 7th   24 5 1 0 0 3 1 1 2 0 2 0 .208 .240 .250 .490
Batting 9th   2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .500 .667 .500 1.167
Low Leverage   161 37 3 0 1 6 17 7 19 0 2 0 .230 .262 .267 .529
Medium Leverage   115 25 0 1 0 8 14 13 12 0 1 0 .217 .297 .235 .532
High Leverage   45 11 3 2 0 9 8 3 1 0 6 0 .244 .292 .400 .692
CAREER BATTING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB HP SF K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS OPS+ wRC+ WAR
1946 Cincinnati - MLB 25 6 10 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 6 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .400 18 6 -0.0
1947 Cincinnati - MLB 26 4 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 1.000 182 196 -0.0
1948 Cincinnati - MLB 27 3 8 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 .125 .222 .125 .347 -4 3 -0.1
1949 Cincinnati - MLB 28 6 18 4 2 0 1 4 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 .222 .300 .500 .800 110 110 0.2
1950 Cincinnati - MLB 29 110 335 90 8 6 1 42 44 29 3 5 31 5 3 .269 .328 .337 .665 69 69 0.0
1951 Cincinnati - MLB 30 71 217 59 9 1 0 24 25 11 2 1 20 2 2 .272 .312 .323 .634 71 75 0.3
1952 Cincinnati - MLB 31 81 266 61 9 1 0 23 29 13 1 1 30 3 2 .229 .267 .271 .538 53 53 0.4
1953 Toronto - MLB 32 85 349 102 8 4 0 21 35 24 1 1 36 4 7 .292 .339 .338 .677 86 91 1.0
1954 Toronto - MLB 33 92 321 73 6 3 1 23 39 23 0 0 32 3 7 .227 .279 .274 .553 47 51 -0.9
Total MLB 458 1526 393 42 15 3 137 177 103 7 8 156 17 21 .258 .306 .311 .617 66 68 0.9
CAREER MINOR LEAGUE BATTING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB HP SF K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS OPS+ wRC+ WAR
CAREER FIELDING STATS
Year/Team/League POS G GS PO A DP TC E PCT INN RNG ZR EFF PB RSTA RTO RTO%
1946 Cincinnati - MLB 1B 1 0 2 0 0 2 0 1.000 1.0 18.00 0.0 .000
1946 Cincinnati - MLB LF 4 3 5 1 0 6 0 1.000 25.0 2.16 +0.4 1.261
1947 Cincinnati - MLB 2B 2 0 0 1 0 1 0 1.000 4.0 2.25 -0.0 1.046
1947 Cincinnati - MLB LF 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 1.000 2.0 4.50 -0.4 1.006
1947 Cincinnati - MLB CF 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 1.0 0.00 0.0 .000
1948 Cincinnati - MLB 1B 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 1.0 0.00 0.0 .000
1948 Cincinnati - MLB LF 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 1.0 0.00 0.0 .000
1948 Cincinnati - MLB CF 2 2 8 0 0 8 0 1.000 18.0 4.00 -0.2 1.018
1949 Cincinnati - MLB LF 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 1.0 0.00 0.0 .000
1949 Cincinnati - MLB CF 5 4 16 0 0 16 0 1.000 37.0 3.89 +0.3 1.019
1950 Cincinnati - MLB LF 10 6 15 1 0 16 0 1.000 67.1 2.14 -0.1 1.084
1950 Cincinnati - MLB CF 100 77 293 7 2 302 2 .993 722.2 3.74 +1.2 1.024
1950 Cincinnati - MLB RF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.0 0.00 0.0 .000
1951 Cincinnati - MLB LF 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 1.000 2.1 3.86 +0.0 .998
1951 Cincinnati - MLB CF 66 59 251 10 3 265 4 .985 516.0 4.55 +0.3 1.014
1952 Cincinnati - MLB 1B 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 1.000 1.0 9.00 0.0 .000
1952 Cincinnati - MLB LF 3 1 3 1 0 4 0 1.000 11.0 3.27 +0.2 .996
1952 Cincinnati - MLB CF 73 65 269 7 2 280 4 .986 605.0 4.11 +6.9 1.033
1953 Toronto - MLB LF 3 1 4 1 1 5 0 1.000 12.0 3.75 +0.1 .996
1953 Toronto - MLB CF 81 78 307 5 1 315 3 .990 707.1 3.97 +3.0 1.014
1953 Toronto - MLB RF 1 1 6 0 0 6 0 1.000 18.0 3.00 +0.1 1.004
1954 Toronto - MLB LF 19 16 37 0 0 38 1 .974 150.1 2.22 +0.3 1.004
1954 Toronto - MLB CF 73 66 261 8 3 273 4 .985 593.0 4.08 +1.8 1.009
TOTAL 1B 3 0 3 0 0 3 0 1.000 3.0 9.00 0.0 .000
TOTAL 2B 2 0 0 1 0 1 0 1.000 4.0 2.25 -0.0 1.046
TOTAL LF 45 27 66 4 1 71 1 .986 272.0 2.32 +0.4 1.035
TOTAL CF 401 351 1405 37 11 1459 17 .988 3200.0 4.06 +13.3 1.019
TOTAL RF 1 1 6 0 0 6 0 1.000 18.0 3.00 +0.1 1.004
PLAYER HISTORY
10/15/1940 Signed a 1-year minor league contract with the Cincinnati Packers organization.
01/01/1941 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 6 (13); Power: 1 (1); Eye: 4 (9).
04/15/1941 Named the #13 prospect in the MLB
01/01/1942 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 8 (13); Power: 1 (1); Eye: 6 (9).
04/14/1942 Named the #17 prospect in the MLB
01/01/1943 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 9 (13); Power: 1 (1); Eye: 7 (9).
01/02/1943 Entered military service.
10/25/1945 Returned from military service.
01/01/1946 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 45 (55); Power: 20 (20); Eye: 40 (45).
04/16/1946 Named the #40 prospect in the MLB
01/01/1947 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 50 (55); Power: 20 (20); Eye: 40 (45).
01/01/1948 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 50 (55); Power: 20 (20); Eye: 40 (45).
01/01/1949 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 50 (55); Power: 20 (20); Eye: 40 (45).
01/01/1950 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 45 (55); Power: 20 (20); Eye: 40 (45).
01/01/1951 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 45 (50); Power: 20 (20); Eye: 40 (45).
04/29/1951 Injured (Latissimus dorsi (back) strain), out for 6 days.
06/25/1951 Injured (Sprained ankle), out for 5 weeks.
01/01/1952 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 45 (50); Power: 20 (20); Eye: 40 (50).
01/01/1953 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 45 (50); Power: 20 (20); Eye: 45 (50).
04/14/1953 Released by the Cincinnati Packers.
05/20/1953 Signed a 1-year contract worth a total of $15,000 with the Toronto Hurons organization.
08/18/1953 Injured (Strained abdominal muscle), out for 3 weeks.
01/01/1954 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 45 (45); Power: 20 (20); Eye: 45 (45).
LEADERBOARD APPEARANCES
Year IBB Rank
1950 4 10
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