Alan Ashby

Alan Ashby

Regular

primary position

Catcher

primary team

Houston Astros

playing career

1973—1989

nickname

Born

July 8, 1951, in Long Beach, CA

died

Still Living

bats / throws

Both / Right

height / weight

6-2 / 185
Average HOF C
Hitting
40
Power
40
Running
40
Fielding
60
Throwing
50
*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
Battery mate
UNIFORM NUMBER
Not in our database
BATTING ORDER
Not in our database
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
7-3-1973
FINAL GAME
5-9-1989
CAREER AGE
21-37
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
None
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

11.1

career value

WAR7

10.1

long peak

WAR5C

5.6

prime

WAR3

6.2

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

113.2

career value

WIN shares 7

103.0

long peak

Win SHares 5C

NA

prime

Win SHares 3

63.2

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

#28

1973—1989

All-Time

NR

POsition Players
#68
BILL JAMES POSITION
UNRANKED
BILL JAMES TOP 100
#169
HALL OF STATS POSITION
UNRANKED
JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
UNRANKED
JAWS POSITION
UNRANKED
JAWS TOP 100
.245
Batting Average
.320
On-Base Percentage
.361
Slugging Percentage
11
home runs per season
1
Stolen Bases per season