Aaron Ward

Regular

primary position

Second Base

primary team

New York Yankees

playing career

1917—1928

nickname

Born

August 28, 1896, in Booneville, AR

died

January 30, 1961, in New Orleans, LA, USA

bats / throws

Right / Right

height / weight

5-10 / 160
Average HOF 2B
Ward and Ruth were both in the starting lineup for the first game played at Yankee Stadium. Ward collected the first hit by a Yankee in the ballpark, on opening day in 1923.
UNIFORM NUMBER
#none
BATTING ORDER
Not in our database
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
8-14-1917
FINAL GAME
6-7-1928
CAREER AGE
20-31
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
None
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

13.5

career value

WAR7

14.7

long peak

WAR5C

12.7

prime

WAR3

9.9

short peak
Average HOF 2B

69.5

Career Wins Above Replacement
Average HOF 2B

44.3

war in best 7 seasons
Average HOF 2B

32.2

war in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF 2B

22.1

WAR in best 3 seasons

WIN SHARES

NA

career value

WIN shares 7

NA

long peak

Win SHares 5C

NA

prime

Win SHares 3

NA

short peak
Average HOF 2B

352.5

Career Win Shares
Average HOF 2B

203.1

Win SHares In best 7 seasons
Average HOF 2B

143.5

Win shares in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF 2B

97.5

Win Shares in best 3 seasons

Position

NR

Second Base

ERA AT HIS POSITION

NR

1917—1928

All-Time

NR

POsition Players
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BILL JAMES POSITION
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BILL JAMES TOP 100
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HALL OF STATS POSITION
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JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
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JAWS POSITION
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JAWS TOP 100
.268
Batting Average
.335
On-Base Percentage
.383
Slugging Percentage
8
home runs per season
6
Stolen Bases per season