Ben Oglivie

Ben Oglivie

Regular
WHY YOU SHOULD KNOW HIM:
Stringbean power hitter for Brewers in Yount-Molitor years.

primary position

Left Field

primary team

Milwaukee Brewers

playing career

1971—1986

nickname

Born

February 11, 1949, in Colon, Colon, Panama

died

Still Living

bats / throws

Left / Left

height / weight

6-2 / 160
Average HOF LF
Hitting
60
Power
60
Running
50
Fielding
40
Throwing
30
*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
Tied him for the home run title
UNIFORM NUMBER
#24
BATTING ORDER
5
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
9-4-1971
FINAL GAME
10-5-1986
CAREER AGE
22-37
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
None
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

26.4

career value

WAR7

23.4

long peak

WAR5C

17.8

prime

WAR3

14.0

short peak
Average HOF LF

67.4

Career Wins Above Replacement
Average HOF LF

41.9

war in best 7 seasons
Average HOF LF

30.5

war in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF LF

21.5

WAR in best 3 seasons

WIN SHARES

193.9

career value

WIN shares 7

128.1

long peak

Win SHares 5C

100.4

prime

Win SHares 3

67.5

short peak
Average HOF LF

368.7

Career Win Shares
Average HOF LF

208.0

Win SHares In best 7 seasons
Average HOF LF

146.6

Win shares in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF LF

101.2

Win Shares in best 3 seasons

Position

#75

Left Field

ERA AT HIS POSITION

#12

1971—1986

All-Time

#593

POsition Players
#64
BILL JAMES POSITION
UNRANKED
BILL JAMES TOP 100
#85
HALL OF STATS POSITION
UNRANKED
JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
#82
JAWS POSITION
UNRANKED
JAWS TOP 100
.273
Batting Average
.336
On-Base Percentage
.450
Slugging Percentage
22
home runs per season
8
Stolen Bases per season