Al López

Al López

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WHY YOU SHOULD KNOW HIM:
Elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame as a manager, Lopez spent 19 seasons as a catcher in the National League. He would have won several Gold Gloves had their been such an award in his time.

primary position

Catcher

primary team

Brooklyn Dodgers

playing career

1928—1947

nickname

Born

August 20, 1908, in Tampa, FL

died

October 30, 2005, in Tampa, FL, USA

bats / throws

Right / Right

height / weight

5-11 / 165

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Average HOF C
Hitting
30
Power
30
Running
30
Fielding
70
Throwing
60
*The Scouting Grades are based on performance in the Major Leagues, not predictive skills typically placed on prospects.
SCOUTING SCALE
80 = Elite
70 = Excellent
60 = Above Average
50 = MLB Average
40 = Below Average
30 = Inferior
20 = Poor
Managed
UNIFORM NUMBER
Not in our database
BATTING ORDER
8
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
9-27-1928
FINAL GAME
9-16-1947
CAREER AGE
19-38
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
None
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

17.7

career value

WAR7

11.9

long peak

WAR5C

9.2

prime

WAR3

6.1

short peak
Average HOF C

57.6

Career Wins Above Replacement
Average HOF C

37.1

war in best 7 seasons
Average HOF C

26.7

war in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF C

18.4

WAR in best 3 seasons

WIN SHARES

173.5

career value

WIN shares 7

90.4

long peak

Win SHares 5C

NA

prime

Win SHares 3

43.1

short peak
Average HOF C

307.6

Career Win Shares
Average HOF C

181.0

Win SHares In best 7 seasons
Average HOF C

128.9

Win shares in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF C

87.6

Win Shares in best 3 seasons

Position

NR

Catcher

ERA AT HIS POSITION

#7

1928—1947

All-Time

NR

POsition Players
#41
BILL JAMES POSITION
UNRANKED
BILL JAMES TOP 100
#139
HALL OF STATS POSITION
UNRANKED
JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
UNRANKED
JAWS POSITION
UNRANKED
JAWS TOP 100
.261
Batting Average
.326
On-Base Percentage
.337
Slugging Percentage
4
home runs per season
4
Stolen Bases per season