Art Fletcher

Art Fletcher

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WHY YOU SHOULD KNOW HIM:
Tall, fiery, long-armed shortstop for McGraw’s Giants in 1910s.

primary position

Shortstop

primary team

New York Giants

playing career

1909—1922

nickname

Born

January 5, 1885, in Collinsville, IL

died

February 6, 1950, in Los Angeles, CA, USA

bats / throws

Right / Right

height / weight

5-10 / 170
Average HOF SS
Hitting
50
Power
40
Running
60
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
Replaced By
UNIFORM NUMBER
#none
BATTING ORDER
5
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
4-15-1909
FINAL GAME
9-16-1922
CAREER AGE
24-37
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
None
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

47.0

career value

WAR7

36.8

long peak

WAR5C

27.9

prime

WAR3

18.9

short peak
Average HOF SS

65.9

Career Wins Above Replacement
Average HOF SS

42.1

war in best 7 seasons
Average HOF SS

29.8

war in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF SS

21.3

WAR in best 3 seasons

WIN SHARES

215.5

career value

WIN shares 7

154.4

long peak

Win SHares 5C

114.8

prime

Win SHares 3

75.0

short peak
Average HOF SS

327.4

Career Win Shares
Average HOF SS

189.4

Win SHares In best 7 seasons
Average HOF SS

133.0

Win shares in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF SS

92.3

Win Shares in best 3 seasons

Position

#28

Shortstop

ERA AT HIS POSITION

#1

1909—1922

All-Time

#228

POsition Players
#41
BILL JAMES POSITION
UNRANKED
BILL JAMES TOP 100
#19
HALL OF STATS POSITION
UNRANKED
JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
#27
JAWS POSITION
UNRANKED
JAWS TOP 100
.277
Batting Average
.319
On-Base Percentage
.365
Slugging Percentage
3
home runs per season
17
Stolen Bases per season