P Ben McHargue #2
Age: 30 | Bats: S | Throws: R | Morale: Great
06/22/1953
P BEN MCHARGUE #2 - AGE: 30 - BATS: S - THROWS: R - MORALE: GREAT
G GS Rec SV ERA IP HA HR BB K WHIP WAR
15 15 10-4 0 4.08 110.1 106 12 32 50 1.25 1.9
PITCHING RATINGS (OSA)
Overall Pot. Overall Vs Left Vs Right Pot.
Stuff 50 50 50 50
Movement 55 55 55 55
Control 55 55 55 55
PITCHING RATINGS
Pitch Cur. Pot.
Curveball 55 55
Changeup 55 55
Splitter 40 40
Cutter 50 50
 
OTHER PITCHING RATINGS
Velocity 90-92 Mph
Stamina 55
Suggested Role Starter
Type Neutral
Hold Runners 30
Defense 45
RUN/BUNT RATINGS
Running Speed: 20
Stealing Ability: 20
Baserunning Inst.: 20
Sacrifice Bunt: 65
Bunt for Hit: 20
   
GAME LOG, LAST 10 GAMES
Date Vs. Result Start IP H R ER BB K Dec
06/20/1953 BAL Win, 4-1 X 8.0 7 1 1 0 3 Win
06/16/1953 @ NYE Win, 11-4 X 6.2 10 4 4 1 3 Win
06/10/1953 TOR Win, 10-5 X 7.0 8 5 5 1 2 Win
06/07/1953 HOU Win, 4-1 X 8.1 4 1 1 2 8 Win
06/02/1953 @ TOR Win, 4-2 X 8.0 7 2 2 3 3 Win
05/30/1953 @ HOU Win, 5-1 X 9.0 6 1 1 1 2 Win
05/26/1953 MON Win, 5-4 X 7.1 7 4 4 2 0 Win
05/20/1953 LAP Win, 10-9 X 6.1 9 7 7 1 7
05/15/1953 SEA Loss, 4-7 X 6.0 7 5 5 4 1 Loss
05/10/1953 @ LAP Win, 3-0 X 9.0 3 0 0 2 7 Win
PERSONALITY
Hard not to like him.
Personality Class: Fan Fav
High: Work Ethic
Low: Greed
Birthday:07/22/1922
Born in:Rosedale, MS
Nationality:American
Height:6' 1"
Weight:210 lbs
Local Popularity:Extremely Popular
National Pop.:Very Popular
STATUS
Contract:Major League Contract
Salary:$49,550
Signed Through:1953 Season
Major Service:7 Years, 69 Days
Service This Yr:69 Days
40-Man Service:None, None
Pro Service:7 Years
Arbitration Eligibility:Not eligible, free agent after contract expires!
Option Years:3 option years left
Contract Extension: -
Drafted:-
THE AMERICAN CIRCUITS 1953 PITCHING STATS
Pitching G GS W L SV ERA IP HA R ER HR BB K CG CG% SHO QS QS%
Overall 15 15 10 4 0 4.08 110.1 106 54 50 12 32 50 2 13.3 1 7 46.7
Pitching SVO BS SV% RA GF BR/9 H/9 K/9 BB/9 FIP WHIP FIP- WAR BABIP        
Overall 0 0 0.0 0 0 11.34 8.65 4.08 2.61 3.77 1.25 93 1.9 .258        
Pitching AB H 2B 3B HR R BB K SF SH HP AVG OBP SLG OPS      
vs. LHB 148 43 6 3 4 23 11 18 2 2 1 .291 .340 .453 .792      
vs. RHB 274 63 15 1 8 31 21 32 2 2 0 .230 .283 .380 .662      
THE AMERICAN CIRCUITS 1953 PITCHING SPLITS
Split G GS W L SV ERA IP HA R ER HR BB K  
Last Week 2 2 2 0 0 3.07 14.2 17 5 5 1 1 6  
April 4 4 2 2 0 5.20 27.2 31 20 16 4 12 11  
May 6 6 3 2 0 4.23 44.2 39 21 21 5 13 20  
June 5 5 5 0 0 3.08 38.0 36 13 13 3 7 19  
Spring Training 6 6 5 0 0 2.22 24.1 23 6 6 2 5 14  
Last Year 38 37 21 14 0 2.48 312.2 280 98 86 21 72 165  
2 Years Ago 36 36 21 11 0 2.98 293.1 245 105 97 27 64 142  
Career 268 267 154 84 0 2.90 2183.0 1851 790 704 166 553 1162  
Home 8 8 6 1 0 4.40 59.1 57 29 29 5 17 30  
Road 7 7 4 3 0 3.71 51.0 49 25 21 7 15 20  
Grass 15 15 10 4 0 4.08 110.1 106 54 50 12 32 50  
Day 10 10 8 2 0 2.93 76.2 68 29 25 7 21 37  
Night 5 5 2 2 0 6.68 33.2 38 25 25 5 11 13  
As Starter 15 15 10 4 0 4.08 110.1 106 54 50 12 32 50  
CAREER PITCHING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G GS W L SV ERA IP HA R ER HR BB K CG SHO WHIP BABIP FIP WAR ERA+
1946 Houston - MLB 23 38 38 20 13 0 2.54 308.0 250 104 87 12 83 210 17 2 1.08 .253 2.31 10.4 143
1947 Houston - MLB 24 12 12 6 5 0 2.96 100.1 81 36 33 7 32 69 8 2 1.13 .255 3.01 2.4 126
1947 Boston - MLB 24 25 25 12 8 0 3.17 207.1 183 81 73 17 40 94 17 4 1.08 .246 3.11 4.7 120
1947 Total - MLB 24 37 37 18 13 0 3.10 307.2 264 117 106 24 72 163 25 6 1.09 .249 3.08 7.1 122
1948 Boston - MLB 25 36 36 18 16 0 3.64 292.0 271 134 118 25 85 123 19 2 1.22 .252 3.65 6.0 116
1949 Boston - MLB 26 32 32 19 8 0 2.49 260.2 197 84 72 15 73 149 18 7 1.04 .227 2.99 8.1 174
1950 Boston - MLB 27 36 36 27 5 0 2.65 298.1 238 94 88 30 72 160 22 5 1.04 .227 3.39 7.5 161
1951 Boston - MLB 28 36 36 21 11 0 2.98 293.1 245 105 97 27 64 142 16 5 1.05 .231 3.21 7.0 134
1952 Boston - MLB 29 38 37 21 14 0 2.48 312.2 280 98 86 21 72 165 20 3 1.13 .261 2.68 8.1 143
1953 Boston - MLB 30 15 15 10 4 0 4.08 110.1 106 54 50 12 32 50 2 1 1.25 .258 3.77 1.9 99
Total MLB 268 267 154 84 0 2.90 2183.0 1851 790 704 166 553 1162 139 31 1.10 .244 3.07 56.2 139
CAREER MINOR LEAGUE PITCHING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G GS W L SV ERA IP HA R ER HR BB K CG SHO WHIP BABIP FIP WAR ERA+
CAREER POSTSEASON PITCHING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G GS W L SV ERA IP HA R ER HR BB K CG SHO WHIP BABIP FIP WAR ERA+
1949 Boston - MLB 26 3 3 1 2 0 5.91 21.1 24 15 14 0 10 9 1 0 1.59 .320 2.93 0.7 73
1950 Boston - MLB 27 5 5 4 1 0 2.57 42.0 34 14 12 3 8 18 4 0 1.00 .230 3.11 1.2 167
1951 Boston - MLB 28 5 5 4 1 0 2.06 39.1 35 16 9 2 11 13 3 0 1.17 .252 3.28 0.9 193
Total MLB 13 13 9 4 0 3.07 102.2 93 45 35 5 29 40 8 0 1.19 .258 3.14 157.3
CAREER FIELDING STATS
Year/Team/League POS G GS PO A DP TC E PCT INN RNG ZR EFF PB RSTA RTO RTO%
1946 Houston - MLB P 38 38 12 39 1 55 4 .927 308.0 1.49 +1.0 .933
1947 Houston - MLB P 12 12 2 19 2 23 2 .913 100.1 1.88 -0.3 .896
1947 Boston - MLB P 25 25 8 23 1 32 1 .969 207.1 1.35 +1.4 1.037
1948 Boston - MLB P 36 36 8 48 4 61 5 .918 292.0 1.73 +1.7 .986
1949 Boston - MLB P 32 32 17 40 2 60 3 .950 260.2 1.97 +1.3 .950
1950 Boston - MLB P 36 36 19 50 2 71 2 .972 298.1 2.08 -0.3 .899
1951 Boston - MLB P 36 36 9 39 2 52 4 .923 293.1 1.47 +1.3 .995
1952 Boston - MLB P 38 37 15 46 2 62 1 .984 312.2 1.76 +2.5 1.039
1953 Boston - MLB P 15 15 3 7 0 10 0 1.000 110.1 0.82 +0.4 1.113
TOTAL P 268 267 93 311 16 426 22 .948 2183.0 1.67 +9.1 .968
PLAYER HISTORY
01/01/1946 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 45 (50); Movement: 50 (60); Control: 45 (50).
04/16/1946 Named the #13 prospect in the MLB
08/24/1946 Pitches a 2-hit shutout against the Toronto Hurons with 10 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
08/29/1946 Pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 8 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
01/01/1947 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 50 (50); Movement: 55 (60); Control: 55 (55).
04/25/1947 Pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 6 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
05/19/1947 Pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Toronto Hurons with 12 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
06/09/1947 Was traded by the Houston Drillers to the Boston Terriers, along with C Doug Coriaty, in exchange for 2B Pete Hay, CF Jim Riley, RP Grover Kolb, RP Homer Lucas.
06/13/1947 Pitches a 7-hit shutout against the Pittsburgh Industrials with 4 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
06/18/1947 Pitches a 6-hit shutout against the Philadelphia Quakers with 2 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
06/21/1947 Pitches a 2-hit shutout against the Buffalo Beavers with 6 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
06/23/1947 Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
07/07/1947 Was selected to the 1947 American Circuit All-Star Game.
08/06/1947 Pitches a 2-hit shutout against the St. Louis Explorers with 2 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
10/05/1947 Injured (Strained oblique), day-to-day for 2 weeks.
01/01/1948 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 50 (50); Movement: 55 (60); Control: 55 (55).
04/13/1948 Pitches a 7-hit shutout against the Brooklyn Bluebirds with 5 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
09/26/1948 Pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Baltimore Lords with 6 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
12/17/1948 Injured (Lacerated finger), out for 2 weeks.
01/01/1949 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 50 (50); Movement: 55 (60); Control: 55 (55).
05/09/1949 Pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 5 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
05/12/1949 Injured (Flu-like symptoms), day-to-day for 4 days.
05/17/1949 Pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Seattle Emeralds with 4 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
06/04/1949 Pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Baltimore Lords with 3 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
07/04/1949 Was selected to the 1949 The American Circuits All-Star Game.
07/07/1949 Pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Baltimore Lords with 6 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
07/31/1949 Pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Seattle Emeralds with 9 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
08/01/1949 Wins the MLB AABC Pitcher of the Month Award.
08/28/1949 Pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Seattle Emeralds with 3 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
09/21/1949 Pitches a 3-hit shutout against the New York Empires with 9 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
10/20/1949 Finished 3rd in 1949 MLB AABC Royal Ricketts Award voting.
01/01/1950 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 50 (50); Movement: 60 (60); Control: 55 (55).
06/07/1950 Pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Houston Drillers with 8 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
07/01/1950 Injured (Quadriceps strain), day-to-day for one week.
07/03/1950 Was selected to the 1950 The American Circuits All-Star Game.
07/13/1950 Pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Montreal Habitants with 2 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
07/17/1950 Pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Houston Drillers with 0 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
08/01/1950 Wins the MLB ABL Pitcher of the Month Award.
08/01/1950 Pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 6 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
08/04/1950 Pitches a 5-hit shutout against the San Francisco Seagulls with 3 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
09/01/1950 Wins the MLB ABL Pitcher of the Month Award.
09/14/1950 Injured (Mild oblique strain), day-to-day for 2 days.
10/22/1950 Wins the 1950 World Series with the Boston Terriers.
10/23/1950 Wins the 1950 MLB ABL Royal Ricketts Award.
01/01/1951 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 50 (50); Movement: 60 (60); Control: 55 (55).
05/16/1951 Pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Houston Drillers with 5 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
07/02/1951 Was selected to the 1951 The American Circuits All-Star Game.
07/21/1951 Pitches a 10-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 5 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
08/06/1951 Pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Houston Drillers with 4 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
09/11/1951 Pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Chicago Hawks with 4 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
09/26/1951 Pitches a NO-HITTER against the Montreal Habitants with 2 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
10/19/1951 Wins the 1951 World Series with the Boston Terriers.
10/20/1951 Finished 3rd in 1951 MLB ABL Royal Ricketts Award voting.
01/01/1952 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 50 (50); Movement: 60 (60); Control: 55 (55).
03/27/1952 Injured (Sore thumb), day-to-day for 3 days.
05/06/1952 Pitches a 2-hit shutout against the Seattle Emeralds with 6 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
06/14/1952 Pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Montreal Habitants with 4 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
09/01/1952 Pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Seattle Emeralds with 3 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
01/01/1953 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 50 (50); Movement: 55 (55); Control: 55 (55).
05/10/1953 Pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Los Angeles Pobladores with 7 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
LEADERBOARD APPEARANCES
Year SH Rank
1946 14 6
1950 16 9
1951 14 10
1952 19 2
Year GS Rank
1946 38 2
1948 36 4
1950 36 2
1951 36 2
1952 37 3
Year W Rank
1946 20 6
1948 18 8
1949 19 5
1950 27 1
1951 21 1
1952 21 2
Year L Rank
1946 13 9
1948 16 7
Year Win. % Rank
1946 .606 9
1949 .704 3
1950 .844 1
1951 .656 7
Year IP Rank
1946 308.0 2
1948 292.0 2
1950 298.1 4
1951 293.1 3
1952 312.2 4
Year BF Rank
1946 1265 2
1948 1227 2
1950 1196 5
1951 1192 4
1952 1271 4
Year HRA Rank
1948 25 8
1950 30 4
1951 27 6
Year K Rank
1946 210 4
1948 123 2
1949 149 4
1950 160 4
1951 142 6
1952 165 5
Year ERA Rank
1946 2.54 8
1949 2.49 2
1950 2.65 3
1951 2.98 10
1952 2.48 9
Year BABIP Rank
1946 .253 8
1948 .252 6
1949 .227 1
1950 .227 2
1951 .231 4
Year WHIP Rank
1946 1.08 7
1947 1.08 3
1948 1.22 6
1949 1.04 3
1950 1.04 3
1951 1.05 3
Year K/BB Rank
1946 2.53 7
1947 2.35 2
1948 1.45 6
1949 2.04 4
1950 2.22 5
1951 2.22 6
1952 2.29 7
Year RA/9 Rank
1946 9.79 7
1947 9.85 3
1948 11.13 8
1949 9.46 3
1950 9.50 2
1951 9.54 3
Year HR/9 Rank
1946 0.35 9
1949 0.52 5
Year H/9 Rank
1946 7.31 8
1948 8.35 8
1949 6.80 1
1950 7.18 3
1951 7.52 8
Year BB/9 Rank
1946 2.43 7
1947 1.74 3
1948 2.62 10
1949 2.52 7
1950 2.17 5
1951 1.96 4
1952 2.07 4
Year K/9 Rank
1946 6.14 6
1947 4.08 5
1948 3.79 4
1949 5.14 3
1950 4.83 6
Year QS Rank
1946 28 2
1948 22 9
1949 23 6
1950 25 3
1951 25 3
1952 29 1
Year QSP Rank
1946 .737 8
1949 .719 4
1950 .694 4
1951 .694 6
1952 .784 4
Year CG Rank
1946 17 4
1948 19 7
1949 18 7
1950 22 5
1951 16 8
1952 20 7
Year CGP Rank
1947 .680 8
1950 .611 8
Year SHO Rank
1946 2 9
1947 4 7
1947 2 9
1949 7 1
1950 5 1
1951 5 1
Year GB% Rank
1946 0.50 6
1947 0.49 10
1950 0.53 3
Year WAR Rank
1946 9.9 4
1948 5.7 9
1949 8.2 4
1950 7.9 7
1951 7.1 6
1952 8.0 5
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