#29 Artie Wilson, Second Base, 27 yrs, St. Louis (N) Cardinals
Tuesday, 6/27/1948
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Artie Wilson

10/28/1920
27
USA,AL,SPRINGVILLE
5"10
162

Second Base
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4 / 6 (Popular)
2 / 6 (Fair)
Very inconsistent
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4.0 Stars
 

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Big League Contract
$ 3,828,571
1948
$ 6,000,000 (3 year(s))
3 Year(s), 87 Days (603 total Days)
87 Day(s)
3 Year(s), 87 Days (603 total Days)
4 Year(s)
Not eligible
3 Option Year(s) left
  

Ratings

BattingContactGapPowerDiscipline/EyeAvoid K's
Overall106278
Versus LHP106278
Versus RHP106279
Talent105288
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9
10
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5
1
Spray Hitter
Fielding Ratings
2B : 3 (Range), .930 (Fielding Pct.)
SS : 1 (Range), .950 (Fielding Pct.)
Catcher Arm : 1
Infield Arm : 6
Outfield Arm : 2

Game Log, Last 10 Games

DateOpp. ResultABRH2B3BHRRBIBBKSpot  
6/16CINW 11-4512010302#5  
6/17CINL 8-14512010001#5  
6/18CINL 7-8502000110#5  
6/19BSNW 6-4403000010#4  
6/20BSNL 2-6402000100#5  
6/21BSNW 8-7502000001#5  
6/22@PITL 0-6400000001#4  
6/23@PITW 7-5000000100#4  
6/24@PITL 2-10411001200#5  
6/25@PITW 7-0400000011#5  

Batting Stats 1948

BattingGABH2B3BHRRBIRBBKAVGOBPSLGOPSTAVGISO
Overall5921875125446392619.344.412.500.9121.077.156
Projected1264651602611998835541.344.412.500.9121.077.156
BattingGSPAHPIWCIGDPSHSFTBEBHSBCSSB%RCRC/27
Overall5424502010011092133391.745.17.8
 ABH2B3BHRRBIRBBKSFSHHPAVGOBPSLGOPS
vs. LHP81236201216136100.284.379.407.786
vs. RHP1375263434231313000.380.433.555.988
Close/Late1860106222100.333.381.444.825
Scoring Position6928312370128100.406.488.5651.053
Pinch Hitting400000000000.000.000.000.000
 GABH2B3BHRRBIRBBKAVGOBPSLGOPS
Home28115438212518710.374.410.504.914
Road31103324332121199.311.415.495.910
Last Week72580014123.320.357.440.797
March/April2592339122516108.359.422.543.965
May114017321101052.425.489.6751.164
June2386250211113119.291.367.372.739

Career Batting Stats

YearGABH2B3BHRRBIRBBHPSFKSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPSTeams
194515564926929676515680305513036.414.481.510.991STL,NL
19461535951842547529710531589836.309.415.400.815STL
1947159645220274863139100415112228.341.432.433.865STL,NL
1948592187512544639260119333.344.412.500.912STL
Total5262107748931926226431311103183383103.355.440.454.894 

Career Minor League Batting Stats

YearGABH2B3BHRRBIRBBKSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPS
1944, AAA13851321329499394107466011.415.512.5401.052

Career Postseason Batting Stats

YearGABH2B3BHRRBIRBBKSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPS
194512522520061792164.481.557.5191.077
Total12522520061792164.481.557.5191.077

Fielding Stats 1948

PositionGGSPOADPTCEPCTINNRANGEPBRSTARTORTO%
Second Base55531381914234213.962463.26.64    
Shortstop41093901.00016.05.06    

Player History

Drafted in 1st round, 4th overall pick, by St. Louis (N) in 1944...
Had first career hit on 4/2/1945, off Ed Head (BRO)...
Hit first career homerun on 4/16/1945, off Tommy Hughes (PHI)...
Had 5 hits with 0 RBI against Brooklyn on 4/25/1945...
Won Player of the Week award on 6/12/1945, hitting .577 with 1 HR, 6 RBI...
Had 24-game hitting streak snapped on 6/20/1945...
Was selected to the 1945 Allstar game...
Had 6 hits with 1 RBI against Boston (N) on 7/30/1945...
Had 29-game hitting streak snapped on 8/2/1945...
Won Player of the Week award on 9/25/1945, hitting .577 with 0 HR, 3 RBI...
Had 5 hits with 1 RBI against Cincinnati on 10/7/1945...
Won World Series with St. Louis (N) in 1945...
Won Rookie Of The Year in 1945, hitting .414 with 7 HR, 65 RBI...
Had 20-game hitting streak snapped on 4/8/1946...
Injured on 6/10/1946 with a Sore Elbow, out for 1-2 weeks...
Had 5 hits with 0 RBI against Cincinnati on 4/13/1947...
Had 20-game hitting streak snapped on 4/17/1947...
Was selected to the 1947 Allstar game...
1/31/1948: Gets a new one-year contract worth $3,828,571 through salary arbitration...
Injured on 5/8/1948 with a Fractured Ankle, out for 2-3 weeks...
6/11/1948: Signed a contract extension with St. Louis (N), $6,000,000 per year, for 3 years.
Batting Leader Boards Appearances
AVG
1945 - .414 - 1st
1947 - .341 - 4th
OBP
1945 - .481 - 1st
1946 - .415 - 9th
1947 - .432 - 6th
OPS
1945 - .991 - 10th
Hits
1945 - 269 - 1st
1946 - 184 - 7th
1947 - 220 - 1st
Runs
1945 - 156 - 1st
1947 - 139 - 4th
BB
1946 - 105 - 8th
1947 - 100 - 10th
SB
1945 - 130 - 1st
1946 - 98 - 1st
1947 - 122 - 1st
   

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