P John Ambrose #13
Age: 30 | Bats: R | Throws: R | Morale: Great
07/29/1957
P JOHN AMBROSE #13 - AGE: 30 - BATS: R - THROWS: R - MORALE: GREAT
G GS Rec SV ERA IP HA HR BB K WHIP WAR
21 21 11-5 0 2.80 141.2 124 14 16 76 0.99 3.4
PITCHING RATINGS (OSA)
Overall Pot. Overall Vs Left Vs Right Pot.
Stuff 50 50 50 50
Movement 50 50 55 50
Control 65 60 65 65
PITCHING RATINGS
Pitch Cur. Pot.
Curveball 55 55
Splitter 50 50
Cutter 60 60
 
 
OTHER PITCHING RATINGS
Velocity 92-94 Mph
Stamina 55
Suggested Role Starter
Type Neutral
Hold Runners 70
Defense 40
RUN/BUNT RATINGS
Running Speed: 20
Stealing Ability: 25
Baserunning Inst.: 20
Sacrifice Bunt: 70
Bunt for Hit: 25
   
GAME LOG, LAST 10 GAMES
Date Vs. Result Start IP H R ER BB K Dec
07/28/1957 @ MIL Win, 6-5 X 5.0 9 5 5 0 3 Win
07/24/1957 CIN Win, 6-0 X 8.1 5 0 0 0 2 Win
07/20/1957 MIL Win, 5-4 X 6.0 5 3 1 2 5
07/13/1957 @ WAS Win, 4-1 X 7.0 5 1 1 1 7 Win
07/08/1957 BRO Loss, 1-10 X 5.0 7 6 3 1 1 Loss
07/04/1957 WAS Loss, 3-10 X 3.2 7 7 7 0 4 Loss
06/28/1957 @ BRO Loss, 2-3 X 8.0 2 2 2 1 4
06/23/1957 @ DAL Win, 2-1 X 7.2 6 1 1 1 3 Win
06/18/1957 @ CHI Win, 6-4 X 8.0 6 4 4 0 3
06/12/1957 DAL Win, 7-1 X 7.2 6 1 1 2 4 Win
PERSONALITY
Works hard when he's at the park, but has interests off the field, too.
Birthday:04/03/1927
Born in:Revere, MA
Nationality:American
Height:6' 2"
Weight:205 lbs
Local Popularity:Extremely Popular
National Pop.:Fair
STATUS
Contract:Major League Contract
Salary:$52,900
Signed Through:1957 Season
Major Service:7 Years, None
Service This Yr:104 Days
40-Man Service:None, None
Pro Service:6 Years
Arbitration Eligibility:Not eligible, free agent after contract expires!
Option Years:3 option years left
Contract Extension: -
Drafted:1950, 10th Pick in Round 1
THE AMERICAN CIRCUITS 1957 PITCHING STATS
Pitching G GS W L SV ERA IP HA R ER HR BB K CG CG% SHO QS QS%
Overall 21 21 11 5 0 2.80 141.2 124 54 44 14 16 76 2 9.5 0 14 66.7
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 9.02 7.88 4.83 1.02 3.28 0.99 80 3.4 .244        
Pitching AB H 2B 3B HR R BB K SF SH HP AVG OBP SLG OPS      
vs. LHB 224 57 4 1 6 29 7 29 3 2 0 .254 .274 .362 .635      
vs. RHB 312 67 12 2 8 25 9 47 1 4 2 .215 .241 .343 .584      
THE AMERICAN CIRCUITS 1957 PITCHING SPLITS
Split G GS W L SV ERA IP HA R ER HR BB K  
Last Week 2 2 2 0 0 3.38 13.1 14 5 5 3 0 5  
April 3 3 0 3 0 5.51 16.1 21 14 10 3 2 9  
May 6 6 4 0 0 1.70 42.1 38 9 8 3 5 26  
June 6 6 4 0 0 1.69 48.0 27 9 9 2 5 19  
July 6 6 3 2 0 4.37 35.0 38 22 17 6 4 22  
Spring Training 5 5 4 1 0 2.70 20.0 18 6 6 4 4 12  
Last Year 38 38 19 9 0 2.93 292.0 234 106 95 38 50 196  
2 Years Ago 34 34 20 10 0 3.92 247.2 217 115 108 33 58 142  
Career 248 245 123 85 0 3.51 1892.0 1747 802 737 202 580 923  
Home 10 10 4 3 0 2.96 67.0 66 29 22 7 6 39  
Road 11 11 7 2 0 2.65 74.2 58 25 22 7 10 37  
Grass 21 21 11 5 0 2.80 141.2 124 54 44 14 16 76  
Day 13 13 6 4 0 3.62 79.2 82 39 32 10 9 40  
Night 8 8 5 1 0 1.74 62.0 42 15 12 4 7 36  
As Starter 21 21 11 5 0 2.80 141.2 124 54 44 14 16 76  
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+
1951 New York - MLB 24 38 37 18 14 0 3.43 291.2 274 129 111 27 139 112 15 1 1.42 .252 4.40 3.1 122
1952 New York - MLB 25 40 39 18 17 0 3.41 319.2 303 128 121 24 126 142 21 4 1.34 .265 3.82 4.4 114
1953 New York - MLB 26 39 39 16 16 0 3.92 305.1 294 139 133 32 106 140 18 2 1.31 .261 4.11 4.3 107
1954 New York - MLB 27 38 37 21 14 0 3.83 294.0 301 131 125 34 85 115 19 2 1.31 .269 4.23 4.3 114
1955 New York - MLB 28 34 34 20 10 0 3.92 247.2 217 115 108 33 58 142 9 2 1.11 .242 3.80 4.9 110
1956 New York - MLB 29 38 38 19 9 0 2.93 292.0 234 106 95 38 50 196 10 2 0.97 .228 3.38 6.9 142
1957 New York - MLB 30 21 21 11 5 0 2.80 141.2 124 54 44 14 16 76 2 0 0.99 .244 3.28 3.4 147
Total MLB 248 245 123 85 0 3.51 1892.0 1747 802 737 202 580 923 94 13 1.23 .253 3.91 31.4 120
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+
1950 Total - 23 16 16 7 4 0 3.54 104.1 104 44 41 7 33 83 0 0 1.31 .311 3.49 2.2 100
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+
1954 New York - MLB 27 3 3 1 1 0 2.45 25.2 18 12 7 2 7 11 1 0 0.97 .200 3.60 0.6 177
1955 New York - MLB 28 4 4 3 1 0 0.56 32.1 17 2 2 0 4 8 1 1 0.65 .167 2.37 1.3 775
Total MLB 7 7 4 2 0 1.40 58.0 35 14 9 2 11 19 2 1 0.79 .181 2.91 510.6
CAREER FIELDING STATS
Year/Team/League POS G GS PO A DP TC E PCT INN RNG ZR EFF PB RSTA RTO RTO%
1951 New York - MLB P 38 37 13 52 3 68 3 .956 291.2 2.01 +1.0 .976
1952 New York - MLB P 40 39 18 58 2 81 5 .938 319.2 2.14 +0.8 .960
1953 New York - MLB P 39 39 18 24 2 42 0 1.000 305.1 1.24 +1.6 1.124
1954 New York - MLB P 38 37 15 27 1 42 0 1.000 294.0 1.29 +1.7 1.001
1955 New York - MLB P 34 34 14 17 2 33 2 .939 247.2 1.13 +1.5 1.095
1956 New York - MLB P 38 38 14 18 0 33 1 .970 292.0 0.99 +1.5 1.061
1957 New York - MLB P 21 21 4 21 2 30 5 .833 141.2 1.59 -0.1 .940
TOTAL P 248 245 96 217 12 329 16 .951 1892.0 1.49 +8.1 1.002
PLAYER HISTORY
11/01/1950 Drafted in the 1950 first-year player draft (Round 1, Pick 10, 10th overall pick) by the New York Knickerbockers, out of college (Mississippi).
01/01/1951 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 40 (50); Movement: 50 (55); Control: 45 (65).
04/10/1951 Named the #27 prospect in the MLB
04/17/1951 Pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Pittsburgh Industrials with 2 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
05/01/1951 Wins the MLB NBL Rookie of the Month Award.
06/01/1951 Wins the MLB NBL Rookie of the Month Award.
09/19/1951 Injured (Back spasms), day-to-day for 3 days.
01/01/1952 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 45 (50); Movement: 50 (55); Control: 45 (65).
04/03/1952 Injured (Cold), day-to-day for 2 days.
04/20/1952 Pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Cincinnati Packers with 1 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
07/04/1952 Pitches a 12-hit shutout against the Chicago Traders with 2 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
09/13/1952 Pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Cleveland Bobcats with 4 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
09/21/1952 Pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Cincinnati Packers with 6 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
01/01/1953 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 45 (50); Movement: 55 (55); Control: 45 (65).
03/15/1953 Injured (Viral infection), day-to-day for 3 days.
04/19/1953 Pitches a 9-hit shutout against the Chicago Traders with 4 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
07/06/1953 Was selected to the 1953 The American Circuits All-Star Game.
09/05/1953 Pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Detroit Wolverines with 2 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
01/01/1954 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 50 (50); Movement: 55 (55); Control: 45 (65).
05/25/1954 Pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Pittsburgh Industrials with 6 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
07/05/1954 Was selected to the 1954 The American Circuits All-Star Game.
08/17/1954 Pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Buffalo Beavers with 3 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
01/01/1955 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 50 (50); Movement: 55 (55); Control: 55 (60).
04/17/1955 Injured (Back spasms), day-to-day for 1 day.
05/14/1955 Pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Detroit Wolverines with 3 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
09/29/1955 Pitches a 1-hit shutout against the Philadelphia Quakers with 6 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
10/09/1955 Pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Chicago Traders with 0 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
10/09/1955 Wins the 1955 MLB NBL League Championship Series MVP Award.
10/21/1955 Wins the 1955 World Series with the New York Knickerbockers.
01/01/1956 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 50 (50); Movement: 50 (50); Control: 60 (60).
05/13/1956 Pitches a 2-hit shutout against the Kansas City Bulls with 8 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
07/02/1956 Was selected to the 1956 The American Circuits All-Star Game.
07/21/1956 Pitches a 3-hit shutout against the Kansas City Bulls with 8 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
01/01/1957 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: 50 (50); Movement: 50 (50); Control: 65 (65).
07/14/1957 Was selected to the 1957 The American Circuits All-Star Game.
LEADERBOARD APPEARANCES
Year SH Rank
1952 17 4
1954 21 3
1956 19 2
Year GS Rank
1951 37 2
1952 39 1
1953 39 2
1954 37 2
1956 38 4
Year W Rank
1951 18 5
1952 18 8
1953 16 10
1954 21 1
1955 20 5
1956 19 6
Year L Rank
1952 17 2
1953 16 6
Year Win. % Rank
1954 .600 5
1955 .667 7
1956 .679 7
Year IP Rank
1951 291.2 2
1952 319.2 1
1953 305.1 3
1954 294.0 4
1956 292.0 5
Year BF Rank
1951 1279 1
1952 1361 1
1953 1305 2
1954 1250 3
1956 1157 9
Year HRA Rank
1951 27 5
1952 24 3
1953 32 4
1954 34 4
1955 33 7
1956 38 2
Year BB Rank
1951 139 1
1952 126 4
1953 106 8
Year K Rank
1951 112 8
1952 142 3
1953 140 2
1955 142 6
1956 196 2
Year WP Rank
1952 6 5
1953 10 1
1954 11 1
1956 7 10
Year ERA Rank
1956 2.93 4
Year BABIP Rank
1951 .252 4
1955 .242 8
1956 .228 2
Year WHIP Rank
1955 1.11 3
1956 0.97 1
Year K/BB Rank
1955 2.45 2
1956 3.92 1
Year RA/9 Rank
1955 10.10 3
1956 8.94 1
Year H/9 Rank
1951 8.45 10
1955 7.89 9
1956 7.21 2
Year BB/9 Rank
1955 2.11 4
1956 1.54 1
Year K/9 Rank
1955 5.16 4
1956 6.04 1
Year QS Rank
1951 23 8
1952 22 8
1953 23 4
1954 20 7
1956 28 2
Year QSP Rank
1951 .622 10
1956 .737 2
Year CG Rank
1951 15 10
1952 21 6
1953 18 5
1954 19 10
Year CGP Rank
1952 .538 8
Year SHO Rank
1952 4 3
1953 2 9
1956 2 9
Year WAR Rank
1952 4.5 10
1956 6.5 5
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