1B Irv Olson #42
Age: 27 | Bats: L | Throws: L | Morale: Great
06/29/1959
1B IRV OLSON #42 - AGE: 27 - BATS: L - THROWS: L - MORALE: GREAT
G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K AVG OBP SLG SB WAR
55 222 65 9 1 10 39 22 17 .293 .356 .477 0 1.1
BATTING RATINGS (OSA)
Overall Pot. Overall Vs Left Vs Right Pot.  
Contact 65 50 65 65
Gap 65 50 65 65
Power 50 40 55 50
Eye 50 40 50 50
Avoid K's 75 65 75 75
FIELDING RATINGS
Catcher Infield Outfield
Range: - 40 40
Errors: - 45 25
Arm: 20 40 25
Turn DP: - 25 -
Ability: 20 - -
POSITION RATINGS
Pitcher: - Shortstop: -
Catcher: - Left Field: -
1st Base: 50 Center Field: -
2nd Base: - Right Field: -
3rd Base: -
       
RUN/BUNT
Running Speed: 20
Stealing Ability: 40
Baserunning Inst.: 35
Sacrifice Bunt: 40
Bunt for Hit: 30
   
GAME LOG, LAST 10 GAMES
Date Vs. Result AB R H BI HR BB K SB
06/12/1959 HOU Loss, 6-8 1 0 1 2 0 1 0 0
06/11/1959 TC Win, 6-5 5 0 3 1 0 0 0 0
06/10/1959 TC Loss, 7-9 4 1 1 1 1 1 0 0
06/09/1959 TC Loss, 1-5 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
06/08/1959 SEA Loss, 1-6 3 0 2 0 0 1 0 0
06/07/1959 SEA Win, 6-5 3 1 3 1 0 0 0 0
06/06/1959 SEA Win, 11-10 4 1 1 1 0 1 1 0
06/05/1959 @ DET Loss, 4-7 4 0 3 1 0 0 0 0
06/04/1959 @ DET Win, 7-6 4 0 3 2 0 2 0 0
06/03/1959 @ DET Win, 10-6 5 0 2 2 0 0 0 0
PERSONALITY
Fan favorite and always signing autographs.
Personality Class: Fan Fav
High: Loyalty, Work Ethic
Low: Greed
Birthday:12/24/1931
Born in:Huntington, NY
Nationality:American
Height:5' 10"
Weight:200 lbs
Local Popularity:Extremely Popular
National Pop.:Very Popular
STATUS
Contract:Major League Contract
Salary:$60,500
Signed Through:1959 Season
Major Service:6 Years, None
Service This Yr:76 Days
40-Man Service:None, None
Pro Service:5 Years
Arbitration Eligibility:Not eligible, free agent after contract expires!
Option Years:3 option years left
Contract Extension: -
Drafted:1953, 13th Pick in Round 2
THE AMERICAN CIRCUITS 1959 BATTING STATS
Batting G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K AVG OBP SLG OPS WOBA ISO wRC+
Overall 55 222 65 9 1 10 39 28 22 17 .293 .356 .477 .834 .362 .185 133
Batting GS PA HP IW CI GDP SH SF TB EBH SB CS SB% RC RC/27 WAR  
Overall 55 247 1 3 0 5 0 2 106 20 0 0 0.0 37.7 6.21 1.1  
Batting   AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SF SH HP AVG OBP SLG OPS
Versus Left   62 14 1 1 2 7 4 4 10 0 0 0 .226 .273 .371 .644
Versus Right   160 51 8 0 8 32 24 18 7 2 0 1 .319 .387 .519 .905
Batting   AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SF SH HP AVG OBP SLG OPS
April   62 19 1 0 4 10 15 7 7 0 0 0 .306 .377 .516 .893
May   119 27 5 0 5 18 10 9 8 0 0 1 .227 .287 .395 .682
June   41 19 3 1 1 11 3 6 2 2 0 0 .463 .510 .659 1.169
Spring Training   74 26 1 0 5 16 13 9 9 0 0 0 .351 .422 .568 .989
Last Year   640 215 43 2 31 124 99 48 46 3 0 10 .336 .389 .555 .944
2 Years Ago   621 193 37 3 25 123 98 60 37 13 0 13 .311 .376 .501 .877
Career   2526 786 153 8 96 465 351 199 205 33 1 39 .311 .366 .492 .858
Home   120 37 5 0 4 23 14 14 6 2 0 0 .308 .375 .450 .825
Road   102 28 4 1 6 16 14 8 11 0 0 1 .275 .333 .510 .843
Grass   222 65 9 1 10 39 28 22 17 2 0 1 .293 .356 .477 .834
Day   133 37 5 0 5 20 14 13 13 1 0 1 .278 .345 .429 .773
Night   89 28 4 1 5 19 14 9 4 1 0 0 .315 .374 .551 .924
As Starter   222 65 9 1 10 39 28 22 17 2 0 1 .293 .356 .477 .834
Close/Late   51 17 2 0 2 11 9 7 4 0 0 0 .333 .414 .490 .904
Inning 1-3   81 23 4 1 2 14 7 8 7 1 0 0 .284 .344 .432 .777
Inning 4-6   71 20 3 0 5 11 10 7 5 1 0 0 .282 .342 .535 .877
Inning 7-9   68 21 2 0 3 14 11 5 4 0 0 1 .309 .365 .471 .835
Extra Innings   2 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 .500 .750 .500 1.250
0 Outs   68 25 3 0 2 7 15 3 4 0 0 0 .368 .394 .500 .894
1 Outs   79 23 4 0 4 21 7 6 4 2 0 1 .291 .341 .494 .835
2 Outs   75 17 2 1 4 11 6 13 9 0 0 0 .227 .341 .440 .781
Scoring Position   51 17 3 0 1 24 6 8 5 2 0 0 .333 .410 .451 .861
Bases Empty   116 33 3 0 6 6 18 10 9 0 0 0 .284 .341 .466 .807
Runner on 1st   55 15 3 1 3 9 4 4 3 0 0 1 .273 .333 .527 .861
Runner on 2nd   13 3 0 0 0 3 3 3 2 0 0 0 .231 .375 .231 .606
Runner on 3rd   3 1 0 0 1 4 1 2 1 1 0 0 .333 .500 1.333 1.833
Runner on 1st & 2nd   18 5 1 0 0 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 .278 .350 .333 .683
Runner on 1st & 3rd   12 5 1 0 0 7 0 0 1 1 0 0 .417 .385 .500 .885
Runner on 2nd & 3rd   1 1 1 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 2.000 3.000
Bases Loaded   4 2 0 0 0 4 1 0 1 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 1.000
Two Strikes   90 24 4 1 6 18 11 6 17 1 0 0 .267 .309 .533 .843
First Pitch   39 13 2 0 1 4 3 1 0 0 0 1 .333 .366 .462 .827
Count 0-1   23 4 1 0 1 5 3 0 0 0 0 0 .174 .174 .348 .522
Count 0-2   10 2 0 0 1 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 .200 .200 .500 .700
Count 1-0   21 8 0 0 0 2 3 1 0 1 0 0 .381 .391 .381 .772
Count 1-1   24 5 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .208 .208 .292 .500
Count 1-2   38 10 1 0 2 7 4 0 9 0 0 0 .263 .263 .447 .711
Count 2-0   8 4 0 0 0 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 1.000
Count 2-1   13 6 0 0 2 5 4 1 0 0 0 0 .462 .500 .923 1.423
Count 2-2   23 5 1 0 2 6 2 0 3 1 0 0 .217 .208 .522 .730
Count 3-0   2 0 0 0 0 0 2 7 0 0 0 0 .000 .778 .000 .778
Count 3-1   2 1 0 0 0 0 1 6 0 0 0 0 .500 .875 .500 1.375
Full Count   19 7 2 1 1 4 3 6 4 0 0 0 .368 .520 .737 1.257
Behind in Count   71 16 2 0 4 13 9 0 10 0 0 0 .225 .225 .423 .648
Ahead in Count   46 19 0 0 2 11 11 15 0 1 0 0 .413 .548 .543 1.092
Batting 2nd   7 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 1 0 0 0 .143 .333 .143 .476
Batting 3rd   160 45 5 1 8 25 22 15 15 0 0 1 .281 .347 .475 .822
Batting 4th   55 19 4 0 2 14 5 5 1 2 0 0 .345 .387 .527 .914
Low Leverage   88 16 2 0 5 6 10 10 8 0 0 1 .182 .273 .375 .648
Medium Leverage   84 29 4 1 4 15 8 7 5 0 0 0 .345 .396 .560 .955
High Leverage   48 20 3 0 1 18 10 5 3 2 0 0 .417 .455 .542 .996
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
1954 New York - MLB 22 26 71 19 6 0 0 13 8 7 0 3 14 0 0 .268 .321 .352 .673 88 89 0.1
1955 New York - MLB 23 149 511 158 33 1 14 88 59 27 9 5 60 0 1 .309 .351 .460 .811 124 127 3.2
1956 New York - MLB 24 122 461 136 25 1 16 78 59 35 6 7 31 0 0 .295 .348 .458 .805 129 133 3.0
1957 New York - MLB 25 158 621 193 37 3 25 123 98 60 13 13 37 2 1 .311 .376 .501 .877 144 144 5.7
1958 New York - MLB 26 158 640 215 43 2 31 124 99 48 10 3 46 0 0 .336 .389 .555 .944 165 173 7.1
1959 New York - MLB 27 55 222 65 9 1 10 39 28 22 1 2 17 0 0 .293 .356 .477 .834 127 133 1.1
Total MLB 668 2526 786 153 8 96 465 351 199 39 33 205 2 2 .311 .366 .492 .858 139 143 20.2
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
1953 Total - 21 47 206 68 13 1 13 55 67 19 7 1 9 3 1 .330 .403 .592 .996 100 100 2.6
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
1954 New York - MLB 22 4 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .167 .000 .167 -49 -43 -0.2
1955 New York - MLB 23 12 39 11 5 0 3 9 8 3 0 0 9 0 0 .282 .333 .641 .974 164 169 0.1
1956 New York - MLB 24 6 24 9 2 0 0 2 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 .375 .400 .458 .858 146 155 -0.5
Total MLB 22 68 20 7 0 3 11 11 5 0 0 10 0 0 .294 .342 .529 .872 140 146
CAREER FIELDING STATS
Year/Team/League POS G GS PO A DP TC E PCT INN RNG ZR EFF PB RSTA RTO RTO%
1954 New York - MLB 1B 21 19 151 14 16 166 1 .994 172.0 8.63 -0.1 1.006
1955 New York - MLB 1B 133 129 1035 72 96 1112 5 .996 1111.0 8.97 +5.1 1.035
1956 New York - MLB 1B 119 119 969 80 108 1065 16 .985 1031.1 9.15 +2.1 1.019
1957 New York - MLB 1B 158 157 1242 86 94 1348 20 .985 1360.0 8.79 +1.1 1.019
1958 New York - MLB 1B 152 152 1198 90 130 1300 12 .991 1348.2 8.60 -0.6 1.003
1959 New York - MLB 1B 55 55 475 49 46 527 3 .994 486.2 9.69 -2.3 .974
TOTAL 1B 638 631 5070 391 490 5518 57 .990 5509.2 8.92 +5.3 1.013
PLAYER HISTORY
11/01/1953 Drafted in the 1953 first-year player draft (Round 2, Pick 13, 33rd overall pick) by the New York Empires, out of college (Delaware State).
01/01/1954 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 45 (60); Power: 35 (50); Eye: 35 (45).
04/13/1954 Named the #26 prospect in the MLB
01/01/1955 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 50 (60); Power: 35 (50); Eye: 45 (45).
10/01/1955 Wins the MLB ABL Rookie of the Month Award.
10/04/1955 Injured (Spained knee), day-to-day for 3 days.
10/11/1955 Wins the 1955 MLB ABL League Championship Series MVP Award.
01/01/1956 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 55 (60); Power: 40 (50); Eye: 45 (45).
03/25/1956 Injured (Bruised hand), day-to-day for 6 days.
04/23/1956 Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
06/03/1956 Injured (Fractured wrist), out for 5-6 weeks.
08/04/1956 Injured (Tendinitis (knee)), day-to-day for 3 days.
01/01/1957 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 60 (60); Power: 45 (50); Eye: 50 (50).
07/14/1957 Was selected to the 1957 The American Circuits All-Star Game.
08/19/1957 Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
09/02/1957 Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
01/01/1958 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 65 (65); Power: 50 (50); Eye: 50 (50).
07/13/1958 Was selected to the 1958 The American Circuits All-Star Game.
09/08/1958 Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
09/29/1958 Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
01/01/1959 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 65 (65); Power: 50 (50); Eye: 50 (50).
06/08/1959 Wins the MLB ABL Player of the Week Award.
06/12/1959 Injured (torn quadriceps),out for 2 months.
LEADERBOARD APPEARANCES
Year GS Rank
1957 157 2
1958 152 3
Year PA Rank
1957 707 3
1958 701 2
Year AB Rank
1957 621 2
1958 640 1
Year H Rank
1957 193 3
1958 215 1
Year TB Rank
1957 311 5
1958 355 1
Year 2B Rank
1955 33 4
1957 37 2
1958 43 2
Year HR Rank
1958 31 10
Year RBI Rank
1957 123 3
1958 124 2
Year R Rank
1957 98 9
1958 99 8
Year HP Rank
1955 9 1
1956 6 7
1957 13 1
1958 10 1
Year SF Rank
1956 7 4
1957 13 1
Year EBH Rank
1957 65 6
1958 76 1
Year AVG Rank
1955 .309 7
1958 .336 3
Year OBP Rank
1958 .389 9
Year SLG Rank
1958 .555 4
Year RC Rank
1957 113.83 6
1958 130.86 3
Year RC/27 Rank
1958 7.78 7
Year wOBA Rank
1958 .415 4
Year OPS Rank
1958 .944 6
Year WAR Rank
1957 5.7 9
1958 6.9 7
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