P Paul Richardson #85
Age: 30 | Bats: R | Throws: R | Morale: Unhappy
11/20/1944
P PAUL RICHARDSON #85 - AGE: 30 - BATS: R - THROWS: R - MORALE: UNHAPPY
G GS Rec SV ERA IP HA HR BB K WHIP WAR
32 6 6-9 0 4.81 82.1 95 11 19 26 1.38 -0.3
GAME LOG, LAST 10 GAMES
Date Vs. Result Start IP H R ER BB K Dec
09/26/1944 @ STL Loss, 2-7 1.2 1 0 0 0 1
09/25/1944 @ STL Loss, 4-11 2.0 3 2 2 0 1
09/22/1944 @ NYG Loss, 4-6 0.1 0 0 0 0 0
09/03/1944 PIT Win, 7-6 2.0 1 1 1 0 2 Win
08/27/1944 @ PIT Win, 6-5 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 Win
08/20/1944 DET Loss, 2-8 1.2 2 1 1 0 0
08/13/1944 STL Win, 3-2 X 7.2 7 2 2 2 3 Win
08/06/1944 WAS Loss, 2-3 1.0 2 1 1 1 1 Loss
08/01/1944 @ DET Loss, 6-9 2.0 0 0 0 0 1
07/31/1944 @ DET Loss, 10-11 0.1 2 1 1 0 0 Loss
PERSONALITY
Birthday:07/30/1914
Born in:Bakersfield, CA
Nationality:American
Height:5' 7"
Weight:170 lbs
Local Popularity:Popular
National Pop.:Popular
STATUS
Contract:Major League Contract
Salary:$7,500
Signed Through:1945 Season
Major Service:4 Years, 49 Days
Service This Yr:167 Days
40-Man Service:6 Years, 124 Days
Pro Service:11 Years
Arbitration Eligibility:Not eligible, free agent after contract expires!
Option Years:Out of option years
Contract Extension: -
Drafted:1932, 5th Pick in Round 15
FEDERALLY ALIGNED BASEBALL LEAGUES 1944 PITCHING STATS
Pitching G GS W L SV ERA IP HA R ER HR BB K CG CG% SHO QS QS%
Overall 32 6 6 9 0 4.81 82.1 95 51 44 11 19 26 0 0.0 0 5 83.3
Pitching SVO BS SV% RA GF BR/9 H/9 K/9 BB/9 FIP WHIP FIP- WAR BABIP        
Overall 1 1 0.0 26 18 12.68 10.38 2.84 2.08 4.29 1.38 123 -0.3 .282        
Pitching AB H 2B 3B HR R BB K SF SH HP AVG OBP SLG OPS      
vs. LHB 140 44 3 3 5 25 10 13 0 6 2 .314 .368 .486 .854      
vs. RHB 193 51 7 3 6 26 9 13 2 5 0 .264 .294 .425 .719      
FEDERALLY ALIGNED BASEBALL LEAGUES 1944 PITCHING SPLITS
Split G GS W L SV ERA IP HA R ER HR BB K  
April 2 2 0 2 0 3.60 15.0 16 7 6 2 3 3  
May 7 3 1 3 0 4.94 23.2 32 17 13 6 2 6  
June 3 0 1 0 0 5.14 7.0 7 4 4 0 1 2  
July 11 0 1 3 0 7.27 17.1 24 16 14 1 10 6  
August 5 1 2 1 0 2.70 13.1 11 4 4 1 3 5  
September 4 0 1 0 0 4.50 6.0 5 3 3 1 0 4  
Spring Training 4 4 1 3 0 6.16 19.0 22 15 13 1 2 6  
Last Year 30 30 10 11 0 2.90 207.2 171 72 67 9 37 70  
2 Years Ago 29 0 2 2 0 3.55 58.1 61 25 23 2 25 29  
Career 111 40 21 26 0 3.88 391.2 384 184 169 26 99 136  
Home 12 2 3 4 0 4.54 35.2 40 20 18 4 7 17  
Road 20 4 3 5 0 5.01 46.2 55 31 26 7 12 9  
Grass 32 6 6 9 0 4.81 82.1 95 51 44 11 19 26  
Day 29 6 6 8 0 4.50 80.0 90 47 40 9 17 26  
Night 3 0 0 1 0 15.43 2.1 5 4 4 2 2 0  
As Starter 6 6 2 4 0 3.89 41.2 50 23 18 7 5 9  
As Reliever / Substitution 26 0 4 5 0 5.75 40.2 45 28 26 4 14 17  
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+
1938 Baltimore - FABL 23 4 0 1 0 0 21.00 3.0 6 7 7 0 2 0 0 0 2.67 .429 4.87 -0.0 19
1939 Baltimore - FABL 24 4 4 2 2 0 6.84 25.0 33 20 19 2 13 6 2 1 1.84 .307 5.17 0.1 63
1940 Cincinnati - FABL 25 1 0 0 1 0 9.00 1.0 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 2.00 .250 6.01 -0.0 44
1941 Philadelphia - FABL 26 11 0 0 1 0 5.02 14.1 17 8 8 2 2 5 0 0 1.33 .294 4.42 -0.0 79
1942 Philadelphia - FABL 27 29 0 2 2 0 3.55 58.1 61 25 23 2 25 29 0 0 1.47 .294 2.75 0.7 93
1943 Philadelphia - FABL 28 21 21 7 6 0 2.67 141.2 117 45 42 3 29 48 2 1 1.03 .236 2.61 3.6 127
1943 Boston - FABL 28 9 9 3 5 0 3.41 66.0 54 27 25 6 8 22 2 1 0.94 .212 3.49 0.9 104
1943 Total - FABL 28 30 30 10 11 0 2.90 207.2 171 72 67 9 37 70 4 2 1.00 .228 2.89 4.5 119
1944 Boston - FABL 29 32 6 6 9 0 4.81 82.1 95 51 44 11 19 26 0 0 1.38 .282 4.29 -0.3 72
Total FABL 111 40 21 26 0 3.88 391.2 384 184 169 26 99 136 6 3 1.23 .260 3.39 4.8 92
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+
1931 Elmira HS - HS 16 15 4 1 0 6 0.96 37.2 22 5 4 2 9 23 0 0 0.82 .200 3.25 0.5 378
1932 Elmira HS - HS 17 10 10 3 4 0 2.95 55.0 51 19 18 1 19 33 0 0 1.27 .294 3.74 1.4 159
1933 Burlington - C 18 18 17 5 8 0 5.38 93.2 122 61 56 6 32 24 1 1 1.64 .326 4.36 0.8 75
1934 Burlington - C 19 31 31 3 16 0 5.03 154.0 190 107 86 9 69 79 0 0 1.68 .330 4.63 3.0 104
1934 Charleston - B 19 5 5 1 0 0 5.61 33.2 45 22 21 1 13 8 0 0 1.72 .341 4.36 0.6 84
1935 Charleston - B 20 17 17 8 6 0 2.47 135.0 122 50 37 6 43 76 8 1 1.22 .272 3.72 2.9 177
1935 Camden - A 20 9 9 5 2 0 4.21 68.1 84 36 32 2 24 24 2 0 1.58 .312 3.74 1.4 101
1936 Camden - A 21 13 13 6 5 0 3.14 106.0 101 49 37 3 29 56 4 1 1.23 .275 3.31 2.1 121
1936 Erie - AA 21 15 15 4 6 0 4.01 89.2 113 58 40 4 16 28 0 0 1.44 .325 3.79 1.8 107
1936 Indianapolis - AAA 21 4 0 0 1 2 4.76 5.2 5 3 3 1 1 5 0 0 1.06 .235 3.89 0.1 93
1937 Indianapolis - AAA 22 22 2 0 5 4 4.82 52.1 60 34 28 4 14 28 0 0 1.41 .308 2.99 0.6 69
1938 Indianapolis - AAA 23 27 23 10 5 1 4.68 136.2 159 80 71 10 45 53 0 0 1.49 .308 4.23 2.1 96
1939 Indianapolis - AAA 24 34 29 11 10 0 3.21 199.0 210 98 71 14 42 108 3 0 1.27 .291 4.19 4.4 156
1940 Indianapolis - AAA 25 22 0 3 0 6 1.53 35.1 28 6 6 1 12 14 0 0 1.13 .233 2.91 0.8 263
Total CL 109 54 24 21 13 3.76 429.0 462 221 179 30 114 208 3 0 1.34 .293 3.95 117.3
Total EA 15 15 4 6 0 4.01 89.2 113 58 40 4 16 28 0 0 1.44 .325 3.79 107.5
Total MAL 22 22 11 7 0 3.56 174.1 185 85 69 5 53 80 6 1 1.37 .291 3.48 112.2
Total HS 25 14 4 4 6 2.14 92.2 73 24 22 3 28 56 0 0 1.09 .259 3.54 207.8
Total SEL 22 22 9 6 0 3.09 168.2 167 72 58 7 56 84 8 1 1.32 .288 3.85 144.7
Total UMVA 49 48 8 24 0 5.16 247.2 312 168 142 15 101 103 1 1 1.67 .329 4.53 90.5
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+
1943 Boston - FABL 28 1 1 0 0 0 3.18 5.2 7 2 2 1 1 2 0 0 1.41 .300 4.73 -0.0 111
Total FABL 1 1 0 0 0 3.18 5.2 7 2 2 1 1 2 0 0 1.41 .300 4.73 111.2
CAREER FIELDING STATS
Year/Team/League POS G GS PO A DP TC E PCT INN RNG ZR EFF PB RSTA RTO RTO%
1931 Elmira HS - HS P 15 4 0 7 1 7 0 1.000 37.2 1.67 +0.7 .886
1932 Elmira HS - HS P 10 10 3 7 0 10 0 1.000 55.0 1.64 +0.6 1.002
1933 Burlington - C P 18 17 4 7 0 12 1 .917 93.2 1.06 +1.4 .960
1934 Charleston - B P 5 5 1 2 0 3 0 1.000 33.2 0.80 -0.1 .940
1934 Burlington - C P 31 31 6 14 0 21 1 .952 154.0 1.17 +1.0 .948
1935 Camden - A P 9 9 3 4 0 7 0 1.000 68.1 0.92 -1.5 .784
1935 Charleston - B P 17 17 17 11 0 29 1 .966 135.0 1.87 +0.7 .968
1936 Indianapolis - AAA P 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 1.000 5.2 1.59 0.0 .000
1936 Erie - AA P 15 15 7 11 0 21 3 .857 89.2 1.81 -0.4 .770
1936 Camden - A P 13 13 8 10 0 20 2 .900 106.0 1.53 -1.8 .792
1937 Indianapolis - AAA P 22 2 2 7 0 9 0 1.000 52.1 1.55 -0.3 1.119
1938 Baltimore - MLB P 4 0 0 1 0 1 0 1.000 3.0 3.00 -0.2 .948
1938 Indianapolis - AAA P 27 23 7 12 1 20 1 .950 136.2 1.25 -1.2 .800
1939 Baltimore - MLB P 4 4 1 3 1 6 2 .667 25.0 1.44 -1.3 .495
1939 Indianapolis - AAA P 34 29 8 27 0 35 0 1.000 199.0 1.58 +0.9 1.106
1940 Cincinnati - MLB P 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 1.0 0.00 0.0 .000
1940 Indianapolis - AAA P 22 0 2 1 1 3 0 1.000 35.1 0.76 -1.8 .962
1941 Philadelphia - MLB P 11 0 0 1 0 1 0 1.000 14.1 0.63 +0.5 .000
1942 Philadelphia - MLB P 29 0 4 3 0 7 0 1.000 58.1 1.08 -2.3 .745
1943 Philadelphia - MLB P 21 21 8 15 0 23 0 1.000 141.2 1.46 -0.6 1.060
1943 Boston - MLB P 9 9 7 6 0 14 1 .929 66.0 1.77 -0.8 .866
1944 Boston - MLB P 31 6 3 9 0 13 1 .923 82.1 1.31 -2.7 .653
TOTAL P 352 215 92 158 4 263 13 .951 1593.2 1.41 -9.3 .912
PLAYER HISTORY
12/05/1929 Joined the Elmira HS Emeralds.
01/01/1930 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: - (-); Movement: - (-); Control: - (-).
01/01/1931 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: - (-); Movement: - (-); Control: - (-).
01/01/1932 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: - (-); Movement: - (-); Control: - (-).
06/10/1932 Wins the 1932 High School Baseball HS National Championship with the Elmira HS Emeralds!
12/05/1932 Released by the Elmira HS Emeralds.
12/05/1932 Drafted in the 1932 first-year player draft by the Baltimore Cannons (Round 15, Pick 5, 229th overall pick).
01/01/1933 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: - (-); Movement: - (-); Control: - (-).
05/11/1933 Injured (Back stiffness), day-to-day for 6 days.
07/29/1933 Pitches a 9-hit shutout against the Rock Island Steamboats with 3 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
01/01/1934 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: - (-); Movement: - (-); Control: - (-).
08/28/1934 Injured (Sprained ankle), day-to-day for 2 weeks.
01/01/1935 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: - (-); Movement: - (-); Control: - (-).
06/20/1935 Pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Tampa Cigar Kings with 3 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
01/01/1936 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: - (-); Movement: - (-); Control: - (-).
06/28/1936 Pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Albany Knickerbockers with 8 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
08/10/1936 Injured (Mild shoulder inflammation), day-to-day for 6 days.
09/22/1936 Wins the 1936 Championship with the Indianapolis Hoosiers!
01/01/1937 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: - (-); Movement: - (-); Control: - (-).
01/01/1938 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: - (-); Movement: - (-); Control: - (-).
08/01/1938 Wins the CL Pitcher of the Month Award.
01/01/1939 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: - (-); Movement: - (-); Control: - (-).
06/01/1939 Wins the CL Pitcher of the Month Award.
09/15/1939 Pitches a 8-hit shutout against the Montreal Saints with 2 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
01/01/1940 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: - (-); Movement: - (-); Control: - (-).
01/01/1941 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: - (-); Movement: - (-); Control: - (-).
04/20/1941 Was claimed off waivers by Philadelphia while with Cincinnati.
06/08/1941 Injured (surgery to remove bone chips (elbow)),out for 6 months.
01/01/1942 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: - (-); Movement: - (-); Control: - (-).
01/01/1943 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: - (-); Movement: - (-); Control: - (-).
05/02/1943 Injured (sore back),day-to-day for 3 days.
05/23/1943 Pitches a 3-hit shutout against the New York Stars with 1 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
07/31/1943 Was traded by the Philadelphia Sailors to the Boston Minutemen in exchange for 3B Frankie Gonnella and a 7th round draft pick.
08/22/1943 Pitches a 1-hit shutout against the Detroit Dynamos with 2 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
01/01/1944 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: - (-); Movement: - (-); Control: - (-).
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