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Walker Cooper
William Walker Cooper (Walk)

Bats Right, Throws Right
Height 6' 3", Weight 210 lb.

MLB Debut September 25, 1940
Final Game September 20, 1957
Born January 8, 1915 in Atherton, MO
Died April 11, 1991

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Select Year:   
 Year Ag Tm  Lg   G   AB    R    H   2B  3B  HR  RBI  SB  CS  BB   SO    BA   OBP   SLG   OPS   TB   SH  SF IBB HBP GDP 
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 1942 27 SLN NL  124  471   67  135  37   7   9   68   8   6   32   39  .287  .329  .452  .782  213   0   6   7   1  11  MVP-22
 1943 28 SLN NL  117  442   62  167  30   2  13   78   2   3   33   23  .378  .419  .543  .962  240   0   5  15   2   8  MVP-15
 1944 29 SLN NL  109  387   45  110  15   2  11   64   5   5   20   32  .284  .311  .419  .730  162   3  13  11   1   7  
 1945 30 SLN NL    6   15    2    3   1   0   0    0   0   0    0    0  .200  .200  .267  .467    4   0   0   0   0   1  
 1946 31 SLN NL   27  100    4   27   7   1   0   16   0   0    6    6  .270  .308  .360  .668   36   1   1   0   0   3  
         NY2 NL   63  211   14   53   5   0   1   23   1   0   10   13  .251  .281  .289  .570   61   1   3   4   0   8  
         TOT      90  311   18   80  12   1   1   39   1   0   16   19  .257  .290  .312  .602   97   2   4   4   0  11 
 1947 32 NY2 NL  139  557   80  178  23   9  27   91   5   2   25   53  .320  .349  .539  .887  300   0   4   9   2  15  MVP-9
 1948 33 NY2 NL   90  320   35   81  10   0  14   40   0   0   27   30  .253  .315  .416  .731  133   0   0   0   2  17  
 1949 34 NY2 NL   79  294   37   91   7   5  18   59   0   0   29   25  .310  .374  .551  .925  162   0   1   6   2   8  
         DEA AL   28   90    5   12   1   0   0    6   0   0    5    9  .133  .173  .144  .318   13   0   3   2   0   6  
         TOT     107  384   42  103   8   5  18   65   0   0   34   34  .268  .328  .456  .784  175   0   4   8   2  14 
 1950 35 CHN NL  112  410   52  115  19   7  16   61   0   0   30   36  .280  .336  .478  .814  196   1   2   6   5   8  
 1951 36 CHN NL  115  364   60  118  10   2  27   56   0   1   29   17  .324  .376  .585  .961  213   1   3   3   3  11  
 1952 37 CHN NL   70  240   17   62   5   2   9   31   0   0   12   21  .258  .298  .408  .706   98   0   1   4   2   8  
 1953 38 CHN NL   63  142   16   37   7   0   2   14   2   1   20   21  .261  .352  .352  .704   50   1   0   0   0   7  
 1954 39 NY2 NL   48  142   24   37   9   0   8   24   0   0   25   16  .261  .373  .493  .866   70   0   1   1   1   3  
 1955 40 NY2 NL   48   87   14   23   3   1   5   15   0   0   10   16  .264  .354  .494  .848   43   0   0   0   2   5  
 1956 41 SLN NL   49  118   12   33  11   5   3   16   0   0    4   15  .280  .301  .534  .835   63   0   1   0   0   5  
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 15 Seasons     1287 4390  546 1282 200  43 163  662  23  18  317  372  .292  .340  .469  .808 2057   8  44  68  23 131
 Per 162 games        553   69  161  25   5  21   83   3   2   40   47                          259   1   6   9   3  16
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 Categories in which this player led his league are indicated in red.

Miscellaneous Stats
 Year Ag Tm  Lg  %L  RC  RC/27  AB  PH PHR  PAvg  E   XTC  XTO  XPct  OSB  OCS SBPct  Pos  Defense  Diff Star
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 1942 27 SLN NL  14   67   5.1   3   0   0  .000  14   51   39  .765   49   16  .754  ?               21   
 1943 28 SLN NL  13   98   9.1   5   1   0  .200   9   46   38  .826   25   18  .581  C    3(0)e9    150   
 1944 29 SLN NL  19   49   4.4  11   5   1  .455  10   50   41  .820   31   16  .660  C    3(0)e7   -126   
 1945 30 SLN NL  20    0   1.1   3   0   0  .000   2    3    2  .667    4    1  .800  C    3(0)e16  -311   
 1946 31 SLN NL  28   10   3.7   0   0   0  .000   0   12   11  .917    7    3  .700  C    3(0)e9    -38   
         NY2 NL   7   15   2.5  11   2   0  .182  12   21    9  .429   14    7  .667  C    3(0)e9   -136   
         TOT                    11   2   0  .182  12   33   20  .606   21   10  .677
 1947 32 NY2 NL  19   98   6.7   4   2   0  .500  12   53   41  .774   46   33  .582  C    3(0)e7    -39   
 1948 33 NY2 NL  19   37   3.9   7   2   0  .286   1   49   47  .959   14   15  .483  C    4(0)e4    -74   
 1949 34 NY2 NL  24   59   7.5   2   1   0  .500   9   44   31  .705   29   16  .644  C    3i(0)e7   181   
         DEA AL  61    1    .5   1   0   0  .000   3   12    9  .750   12    5  .706  C    3i(0)e7  -426   
         TOT                     3   1   0  .333  12   56   40  .714   41   21  .661
 1950 35 CHN NL  37   65   5.7   8   3   0  .375  10   51   43  .843   20   15  .571  C    2(0)e12   -48   
 1951 36 CHN NL  28   76   7.9   7   1   0  .143   5   54   38  .704   30   15  .667  C    3(0)e7     77   
 1952 37 CHN NL  63   26   3.9  10   1   0  .100   5   25   21  .840   25   10  .714  C    3(0)e6     63   
 1953 38 CHN NL  47   17   4.0   2   0   0  .000   4   23   20  .870   16   10  .615  C    3(0)e7     89   
 1954 39 NY2 NL  80   27   6.8   7   2   0  .286   5   18   15  .833   17    5  .773  C    4(+2)e7   -38   
 1955 40 NY2 NL  63   13   5.5  23   4   2  .174   3   13   11  .846    6    1  .857  C    4(+3)e11  -33   
 1956 41 SLN NL  20   16   5.0  21   4   0  .190   1   13    6  .462    5    6  .455  C    4(+2)e2    83   
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 15 Seasons          683   5.6 125  28   3  .224 105  538  422  .784  350  192  .646                   0   4
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+

HOF Standards: Batting - 34.7 (Average HOFer ~ 50)


Traditional Fielding   (completed seasons only)

 Year Ag Tm  Lg Pos   G    PO    A    E   DP    FP   GS   Inn     RF  
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+
 1942 27 SLN NL  C   120   654   40   14    3  .980  120 1082.2  5.77
 1943 28 SLN NL  C   111   643   40    9    2  .987  110 1002.2  6.13  GG
 1944 29 SLN NL  C    96   500   42   10    4  .982   95  862.2  5.65
 1945 30 SLN NL  C     3    10    4    2    0  .875    3   24.0  5.25
 1946 31 SLN NL  C    27   160   14    0    2 1.000   26  240.0  6.52
         NY2 NL  C    51   241   19   12    2  .956   50  436.2  5.36
 1947 32 NY2 NL  C   134   647   52   12    4  .983  134 1201.1  5.24
 1948 33 NY2 NL  C    85   358   39    1    4  .997   80  725.2  4.92
 1949 34 NY2 NL  C    76   368   31    9    5  .978   76  677.1  5.30
         DEA AL  C    28   135   11    3    0  .980   23  206.1  6.37
 1950 35 CHN NL  C   104   545   47   10    6  .983  104  926.1  5.75
 1951 36 CHN NL  C   106   572   43    5    3  .992   91  842.1  6.57
 1952 37 CHN NL  C    60   330   31    5    1  .986   59  512.0  6.35
 1953 38 CHN NL  C    62   212   29    4    1  .984   39  376.2  5.76
 1954 39 NY2 NL  C    42   187   15    5    2  .976   39  330.2  5.50
 1955 40 NY2 NL  C    23   110    6    3    0  .975   19  160.2  6.50
 1956 41 SLN NL  C    28   131   10    1    1  .993   26  230.1  5.51
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+

Postseason Stats   Postseason Register
 Year Round Tm  Opp  W/L   G  AB  R  H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO   BA   OBP   SLG  SB 
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+
 1943 WS    SLN NYA   W    4  15  4  5  0  1  1   4  1  2  .333  .353  .667  0
 1944 WS    SLN WAA   W    5  23  3  9  2  0  1   3  0  1  .391  .391  .609  1
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+


Draft History


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Managers

 Year  Tm    Record  Manager(s)
+----+-----+--------+------------------------------------------------------------+
 1942  SLN   89-65   Mike Rescigno
 1943  SLN  102-52   Mike Rescigno
 1944  SLN  102-52   Mike Rescigno
 1945  SLN   66-88   Mike Rescigno
 1946  SLN   89-65   Mike Rescigno
 1946  NY2   60-94   Rick Field
 1947  NY2   75-79   Rick Field
 1948  NY2   67-87   Rick Field
 1949  NY2   78-76   Rick Field
 1949  DEA   83-71   Thomas Treece
 1950  CHN   76-78   Alan Boodman
 1951  CHN   79-75   Alan Boodman
 1952  CHN   71-83   Alan Boodman
 1953  CHN   60-94   Alan Boodman
 1954  NY2   93-61   Larry Reeves
 1955  NY2   68-86   Larry Reeves
 1956  SLN   48-106  Mike Rescigno

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