3B Fritz Custer #6
Age: 35 | Bats: L | Throws: R | Morale: Great
10/22/1961
3B FRITZ CUSTER #6 - AGE: 35 - BATS: L - THROWS: R - MORALE: GREAT
G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K AVG OBP SLG SB WAR
101 302 74 3 1 3 38 24 37 .245 .299 .291 0 0.6
BATTING RATINGS (OSA)
Overall Pot. Overall Vs Left Vs Right Pot.  
Contact 45 45 45 45
Gap 40 40 40 40
Power 25 25 25 25
Eye 50 50 50 50
Avoid K's 65 60 65 65
FIELDING RATINGS
Catcher Infield Outfield
Range: - 55 35
Errors: - 75 45
Arm: 25 75 65
Turn DP: - 70 -
Ability: 20 - -
POSITION RATINGS
Pitcher: - Shortstop: 55
Catcher: - Left Field: -
1st Base: - Center Field: -
2nd Base: 65 Right Field: -
3rd Base: 70
       
RUN/BUNT
Running Speed: 30
Stealing Ability: 60
Baserunning Inst.: 30
Sacrifice Bunt: 35
Bunt for Hit: 30
   
GAME LOG, LAST 10 GAMES
Date Vs. Result AB R H BI HR BB K SB
10/01/1961 @ LAP Loss, 2-7 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0
09/30/1961 @ LAP Loss, 3-8 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
09/28/1961 HOU Win, 7-6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
09/27/1961 HOU Win, 7-6 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
09/24/1961 CHH Loss, 3-4 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
09/23/1961 CHH Loss, 3-4 3 1 1 1 0 0 1 0
09/22/1961 CHH Loss, 1-7 3 1 0 0 0 1 1 0
09/20/1961 LAP Loss, 3-6 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
09/17/1961 @ HOU Loss, 5-6 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
09/16/1961 @ HOU Win, 5-2 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
PERSONALITY
Well-liked.
Birthday:09/25/1926
Born in:Armonk, NY
Nationality:American
Height:6' 1"
Weight:200 lbs
Local Popularity:Fair
National Pop.:Insignificant
STATUS
Contract:Major League Contract
Salary:$35,700
Signed Through:1962 Season
Major Service:15 Years, 21 Days
Service This Yr:174 Days
40-Man Service:None, None
Pro Service:16 Years
Arbitration Eligibility:Not eligible, free agent after contract expires!
Option Years:3 option years left
Contract Extension: -
Drafted:-
MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 1961 BATTING STATS
Batting G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K AVG OBP SLG OPS WOBA ISO wRC+
Overall 101 302 74 3 1 3 38 29 24 37 .245 .299 .291 .590 .268 .046 66
Batting GS PA HP IW CI GDP SH SF TB EBH SB CS SB% RC RC/27 WAR  
Overall 79 331 1 2 0 7 0 4 88 7 0 0 0.0 26.7 3.02 .6  
Batting   AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SF SH HP AVG OBP SLG OPS
Versus Left   19 6 0 0 0 5 3 3 1 1 0 1 .316 .417 .316 .732
Versus Right   283 68 3 1 3 33 25 21 36 3 0 0 .240 .290 .290 .580
Batting   AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SF SH HP AVG OBP SLG OPS
April   28 8 0 0 2 6 5 2 1 0 0 0 .286 .333 .500 .833
May   56 12 0 0 0 7 5 2 5 3 0 1 .214 .242 .214 .456
June   67 16 2 0 0 10 5 4 10 1 0 0 .239 .278 .269 .546
July   74 20 1 1 1 9 9 8 12 0 0 0 .270 .341 .351 .693
August   43 12 0 0 0 2 2 4 3 0 0 0 .279 .340 .279 .619
September   31 5 0 0 0 4 3 3 6 0 0 0 .161 .235 .161 .397
October   3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .333 .500 .333 .833
Spring Training   62 13 4 0 1 9 6 7 4 1 0 1 .210 .296 .323 .618
Last Year   236 67 13 0 5 27 22 27 33 2 0 0 .284 .355 .403 .757
2 Years Ago   130 20 4 0 2 10 11 19 19 0 0 0 .154 .262 .231 .493
Career   5065 1305 196 16 68 538 536 471 594 48 5 10 .258 .319 .343 .662
Home   129 29 3 0 0 11 15 8 17 1 0 0 .225 .268 .248 .516
Road   173 45 0 1 3 27 14 16 20 3 0 1 .260 .321 .324 .645
Grass   302 74 3 1 3 38 29 24 37 4 0 1 .245 .299 .291 .590
Day   189 49 2 1 2 27 18 12 23 2 0 0 .259 .300 .312 .613
Night   113 25 1 0 1 11 11 12 14 2 0 1 .221 .297 .257 .554
As Starter   290 71 3 1 3 35 28 23 37 4 0 1 .245 .299 .293 .592
As Reliever / Substitution   12 3 0 0 0 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 .250 .308 .250 .558
Pinch Hitting   3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Close/Late   62 14 1 0 0 8 4 4 4 1 0 0 .226 .269 .242 .511
Inning 1-3   94 25 0 1 2 14 10 7 11 0 0 0 .266 .317 .351 .668
Inning 4-6   107 23 2 0 0 10 11 10 15 2 0 1 .215 .283 .234 .517
Inning 7-9   94 25 1 0 1 12 7 6 11 2 0 0 .266 .304 .309 .612
Extra Innings   7 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 .143 .250 .143 .393
0 Outs   94 23 1 0 1 10 13 8 11 1 0 1 .245 .308 .287 .595
1 Outs   98 23 1 1 1 14 10 9 11 3 0 0 .235 .291 .296 .587
2 Outs   110 28 1 0 1 14 5 7 15 0 0 0 .255 .299 .291 .590
Scoring Position   87 26 0 1 0 33 6 8 15 4 0 0 .299 .343 .322 .665
Bases Empty   154 36 1 0 2 2 16 14 13 0 0 1 .234 .302 .279 .581
Runner on 1st   61 12 2 0 1 3 6 2 9 0 0 0 .197 .222 .279 .501
Runner on 2nd   31 7 0 0 0 6 2 3 6 0 0 0 .226 .294 .226 .520
Runner on 3rd   7 2 0 0 0 4 0 1 3 2 0 0 .286 .300 .286 .586
Runner on 1st & 2nd   19 8 0 1 0 6 3 1 1 0 0 0 .421 .450 .526 .976
Runner on 1st & 3rd   9 4 0 0 0 6 0 1 0 0 0 0 .444 .500 .444 .944
Runner on 2nd & 3rd   9 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 2 1 0 0 .111 .100 .111 .211
Bases Loaded   12 4 0 0 0 8 1 2 3 1 0 0 .333 .400 .333 .733
Two Strikes   120 24 0 1 1 16 9 9 37 2 0 1 .200 .258 .242 .499
First Pitch   59 16 1 0 1 10 6 1 0 0 0 0 .271 .283 .339 .622
Count 0-1   30 12 0 0 1 8 2 0 0 2 0 0 .400 .375 .500 .875
Count 0-2   20 5 0 0 0 2 0 0 6 1 0 0 .250 .238 .250 .488
Count 1-0   38 13 1 0 0 3 4 0 0 0 0 0 .342 .342 .368 .711
Count 1-1   29 6 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .207 .207 .241 .448
Count 1-2   37 8 0 1 0 8 1 0 10 1 0 1 .216 .231 .270 .501
Count 2-0   8 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .500
Count 2-1   13 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .077 .077 .077 .154
Count 2-2   37 4 0 0 1 1 3 0 10 0 0 0 .108 .108 .189 .297
Count 3-0   0 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 0 0 0 0 .000 1.000 .000 1.000
Count 3-1   5 0 0 0 0 0 2 10 0 0 0 0 .000 .667 .000 .667
Full Count   26 7 0 0 0 5 5 9 11 0 0 0 .269 .457 .269 .726
Behind in Count   87 25 0 1 1 18 3 0 16 4 0 1 .287 .283 .345 .627
Ahead in Count   64 16 1 0 0 3 9 14 0 0 0 0 .250 .385 .266 .650
Batting 2nd   12 3 0 0 1 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 .250 .308 .500 .808
Batting 3rd   1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Batting 5th   3 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .333 .250 .333 .583
Batting 6th   212 50 3 1 1 23 17 14 28 2 0 0 .236 .281 .274 .554
Batting 7th   44 16 0 0 1 7 8 5 3 0 0 0 .364 .429 .432 .860
Batting 8th   27 3 0 0 0 3 2 3 5 1 0 1 .111 .219 .111 .330
Batting 9th   3 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 .333 .500 .333 .833
Low Leverage   120 28 0 0 2 7 7 9 17 1 0 1 .233 .290 .283 .573
Medium Leverage   112 30 2 1 1 17 15 11 9 1 0 0 .268 .331 .330 .661
High Leverage   66 15 1 0 0 14 6 4 9 2 0 0 .227 .264 .242 .506
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 Buffalo - MLB 19 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -100 -134 -0.0
1947 Seattle - MLB 20 34 104 25 5 1 0 10 9 11 0 1 19 1 1 .240 .310 .308 .618 77 83 0.3
1948 Seattle - MLB 21 81 250 67 15 1 2 31 22 20 0 4 46 1 0 .268 .318 .360 .678 88 84 0.8
1949 Seattle - MLB 22 65 174 24 4 0 0 8 9 15 0 0 35 0 0 .138 .206 .161 .367 1 -5 -1.5
1950 Seattle - MLB 23 18 18 1 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 3 0 0 .056 .056 .222 .278 -29 -63 -0.2
1950 Cleveland - MLB 23 35 112 30 3 0 2 14 12 19 0 0 13 1 0 .268 .374 .348 .722 86 95 -0.1
1950 Total - MLB 23 53 130 31 3 0 3 15 14 19 0 0 16 1 0 .238 .336 .331 .666 73 76 -0.3
1951 Cleveland - MLB 24 130 472 132 14 0 8 54 47 45 0 6 51 0 1 .280 .338 .360 .699 91 93 1.6
1952 Cleveland - MLB 25 150 567 146 30 0 6 63 77 69 3 10 62 2 0 .257 .336 .342 .678 95 98 3.4
1953 Cleveland - MLB 26 142 530 140 27 1 9 69 59 51 0 5 37 4 0 .264 .326 .370 .696 89 92 1.7
1954 Seattle - MLB 27 127 424 134 19 1 8 33 53 39 2 2 35 2 0 .316 .375 .422 .797 122 128 3.9
1955 Seattle - MLB 28 126 373 87 14 4 3 43 33 41 4 5 40 1 0 .233 .312 .316 .628 75 75 0.7
1956 Twin Cities - MLB 29 109 363 102 12 2 5 46 50 33 0 4 44 0 1 .281 .338 .366 .704 102 107 2.8
1957 Twin Cities - MLB 30 160 621 159 23 3 8 53 69 43 0 4 75 1 1 .256 .302 .341 .644 80 84 2.1
1958 Twin Cities - MLB 31 107 387 97 10 2 6 38 32 15 0 1 44 0 0 .251 .278 .333 .611 72 73 0.7
1959 Twin Cities - MLB 32 58 130 20 4 0 2 10 11 19 0 0 19 0 0 .154 .262 .231 .493 41 44 -0.4
1960 Twin Cities - MLB 33 87 236 67 13 0 5 27 22 27 0 2 33 1 1 .284 .355 .403 .757 116 116 1.8
1961 Twin Cities - MLB 34 101 302 74 3 1 3 38 29 24 1 4 37 0 0 .245 .299 .291 .590 59 66 0.6
Total MLB 1532 5065 1305 196 16 68 538 536 471 10 48 594 14 5 .258 .319 .343 .662 85 87 18.3
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 POSTSEASON 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
1955 Seattle - MLB 28 3 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .333 .500 .333 .833 137 167 0.5
Total MLB 3 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .333 .500 .333 .833 137 167
CAREER FIELDING STATS
Year/Team/League POS G GS PO A DP TC E PCT INN RNG ZR EFF PB RSTA RTO RTO%
1946 Buffalo - MLB 3B 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 2.0 0.00 0.0 .000
1947 Seattle - MLB 3B 31 30 15 60 5 76 1 .987 252.0 2.68 +1.1 1.025
1947 Seattle - MLB SS 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 3.0 0.00 -0.0 .000
1948 Seattle - MLB 3B 73 67 32 132 14 168 4 .976 590.1 2.50 +2.5 1.040
1948 Seattle - MLB SS 2 0 2 2 0 4 0 1.000 6.0 6.00 +0.2 1.053
1949 Seattle - MLB 3B 56 43 16 79 8 97 2 .979 410.2 2.08 +0.8 1.028
1950 Cleveland - MLB 2B 30 30 70 62 20 134 2 .985 244.0 4.87 -5.1 .819
1950 Cleveland - MLB 3B 12 2 1 3 2 4 0 1.000 28.0 1.29 +0.1 1.050
1950 Seattle - MLB 3B 10 0 2 7 0 10 1 .900 23.0 3.52 +0.1 1.050
1951 Cleveland - MLB 2B 34 30 81 83 19 167 3 .982 256.2 5.75 -0.4 .964
1951 Cleveland - MLB 3B 5 2 1 7 1 9 1 .889 22.2 3.18 -0.3 .918
1951 Cleveland - MLB SS 98 96 155 285 74 453 13 .971 827.0 4.79 -1.3 .999
1952 Cleveland - MLB 2B 150 150 378 470 117 865 17 .980 1338.2 5.70 +5.9 1.032
1952 Cleveland - MLB 3B 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 1.000 2.0 4.50 +0.0 1.043
1953 Cleveland - MLB 2B 130 125 306 381 90 692 5 .993 1119.2 5.52 +1.6 1.029
1953 Cleveland - MLB 3B 7 2 1 6 0 7 0 1.000 22.0 2.86 +0.6 1.203
1953 Cleveland - MLB SS 10 9 11 26 2 37 0 1.000 84.0 3.96 +0.1 1.024
1954 Seattle - MLB 2B 74 70 162 190 45 355 3 .992 603.0 5.25 +6.9 1.049
1954 Seattle - MLB 3B 42 21 17 35 4 52 0 1.000 210.0 2.23 -0.2 1.014
1954 Seattle - MLB SS 19 18 23 55 10 82 4 .951 156.2 4.48 -2.7 .947
1955 Seattle - MLB 2B 66 56 155 182 46 340 3 .991 503.0 6.03 +3.1 1.035
1955 Seattle - MLB 3B 27 1 3 8 1 11 0 1.000 49.2 1.99 +0.7 1.162
1955 Seattle - MLB SS 47 44 72 109 19 186 5 .973 378.1 4.31 -1.8 .958
1956 Twin Cities - MLB 2B 1 0 1 1 1 2 0 1.000 1.0 18.00 0.0 .000
1956 Twin Cities - MLB 3B 108 106 65 235 20 305 5 .984 919.0 2.94 +7.6 1.061
1956 Twin Cities - MLB SS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.0 0.00 0.0 .000
1957 Twin Cities - MLB 3B 158 157 106 327 30 441 8 .982 1383.2 2.82 +10.0 1.053
1958 Twin Cities - MLB 2B 4 2 7 5 2 12 0 1.000 16.0 6.75 +0.3 1.301
1958 Twin Cities - MLB 3B 99 92 48 178 20 228 2 .991 796.1 2.55 +4.2 1.067
1958 Twin Cities - MLB SS 14 6 13 18 5 31 0 1.000 61.0 4.57 -0.5 .981
1959 Twin Cities - MLB 2B 9 8 19 17 4 36 0 1.000 66.0 4.91 -0.2 1.050
1959 Twin Cities - MLB 3B 34 8 10 32 2 43 1 .977 130.1 2.90 +1.6 1.073
1959 Twin Cities - MLB SS 19 15 32 43 11 78 3 .962 136.0 4.96 -0.7 .948
1960 Twin Cities - MLB 2B 16 15 28 31 8 59 0 1.000 118.2 4.47 -0.4 .990
1960 Twin Cities - MLB 3B 56 34 22 87 6 110 1 .991 341.1 2.87 +4.9 1.120
1960 Twin Cities - MLB SS 23 13 20 29 4 53 4 .925 120.0 3.67 -2.3 .863
1961 Twin Cities - MLB 2B 7 6 16 29 4 45 0 1.000 55.1 7.32 +2.5 1.168
1961 Twin Cities - MLB 3B 80 67 45 136 10 185 4 .978 599.2 2.72 +5.5 1.058
1961 Twin Cities - MLB SS 14 6 9 18 5 28 1 .964 62.1 3.90 +0.1 .960
TOTAL 2B 521 492 1223 1451 356 2707 33 .988 4322.0 5.57 +14.1 1.022
TOTAL 3B 800 632 384 1333 123 1747 30 .983 5782.2 2.67 +39.0 1.057
TOTAL SS 248 207 337 585 130 952 30 .968 1834.1 4.52 -9.0 .973
PLAYER HISTORY
10/13/1944 Signed a 1-year minor league contract with the Buffalo Beavers organization.
01/01/1945 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 5 (10); Power: 1 (5); Eye: 4 (13).
04/10/1945 Injured (Elbow contusion), out for one week.
04/17/1945 Named the #27 prospect in the MLB
01/01/1946 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 40 (50); Power: 25 (35); Eye: 40 (55).
04/16/1946 Named the #41 prospect in the MLB
01/01/1947 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 40 (45); Power: 25 (30); Eye: 45 (50).
04/07/1947 Released by the Buffalo Beavers.
04/19/1947 Signed a 1-year contract worth a total of $7,000 with the New York Knickerbockers organization.
06/16/1947 Released by the New York Knickerbockers.
06/26/1947 Signed a 1-year contract worth a total of $8,000 with the Los Angeles Pobladores organization.
07/07/1947 Was traded by the Los Angeles Pobladores to the Seattle Emeralds, along with 3B John O'Brien, in exchange for C Bruce Scott, RP Billy Slocum.
01/01/1948 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 45 (45); Power: 25 (30); Eye: 45 (50).
01/01/1949 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 45 (45); Power: 25 (30); Eye: 50 (50).
01/01/1950 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 45 (45); Power: 25 (30); Eye: 50 (50).
05/29/1950 Released by the Seattle Emeralds.
08/10/1950 Signed a 1-year contract worth a total of $11,000 with the Cleveland Bobcats organization.
09/21/1950 Injured (Mild calf strain), day-to-day for one week.
01/01/1951 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 50 (50); Power: 30 (30); Eye: 50 (50).
03/10/1951 Injured (Herniated disc (back)), out for one week.
08/22/1951 Injured (Fractured hand), out for 4 weeks.
01/01/1952 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 50 (50); Power: 30 (30); Eye: 50 (50).
08/24/1952 Injured (Strained rib cage muscles), out for 4 days.
01/01/1953 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 50 (50); Power: 30 (30); Eye: 50 (50).
07/16/1953 Goes 5-6 against the Philadelphia Quakers, with 2 2B, 2 RBI and 1 R.
08/17/1953 Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
11/02/1953 Was traded by the Cleveland Bobcats to the Seattle Emeralds, along with SP Chuck Hathaway, Cleveland's 1954 1st and 2nd round draft picks, and Boston's 1954 and 1955 1st round draft picks, in exchange for 2B Harold Batkin and CF Chris Wilson.
01/01/1954 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 50 (50); Power: 30 (30); Eye: 50 (50).
07/19/1954 Injured (Sore shoulder), day-to-day for one week.
01/01/1955 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 50 (50); Power: 30 (30); Eye: 50 (50).
05/10/1955 Injured (Herniated disc (back)), out for one week.
07/16/1955 Injured (Bruised knee), day-to-day for 1 day.
11/11/1955 Drafted in the 1955 expansion draft from the Seattle Emeralds by the Twin Cities Northmen (Round 7, Pick 1, 13th overall pick).
01/01/1956 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 50 (50); Power: 30 (30); Eye: 45 (50).
06/04/1956 Injured (Herniated disc (back)), out for 7 weeks.
07/02/1956 Was selected to the 1956 The American Circuits All-Star Game.
09/22/1956 Goes 5-5 against the Houston Drillers, with 1 2B, 2 RBI and 0 R.
01/01/1957 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 45 (45); Power: 30 (30); Eye: 50 (50).
01/01/1958 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 50 (50); Power: 30 (30); Eye: 50 (50).
03/31/1958 Injured (strained rib cage muscle),day-to-day for 2-3 weeks.
07/05/1958 Injured (herniated disc (back)),out for one week.
09/21/1958 Injured (mild oblique strain),day-to-day for 3 days.
01/01/1959 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 45 (45); Power: 30 (30); Eye: 50 (50).
01/01/1960 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 45 (45); Power: 30 (30); Eye: 50 (50).
09/29/1960 Injured (herniated disc (back)),out for 4 weeks.
01/01/1961 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 45 (45); Power: 30 (30); Eye: 50 (50).
06/22/1961 Injured (sore ankle),day-to-day for 2 days.
08/23/1961 Injured (herniated disc (back)),out for 2 weeks.
LEADERBOARD APPEARANCES
Year GS Rank
1957 157 2
Year PA Rank
1957 668 7
Year AB Rank
1957 621 2
Year 2B Rank
1952 30 8
Year SF Rank
1952 10 2
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