Bill Almon

Utility Player

primary position

Shortstop

primary team

San Diego Padres

playing career

1974—1988

nickname

Born

November 21, 1952, in Providence, RI

died

Still Living

bats / throws

Right / Right

height / weight

6-3 / 180
Average HOF SS
Hitting
40
Power
30
Running
40
Fielding
50
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
Lost his job to The Wizard of Oz
UNIFORM NUMBER
Not in our database
BATTING ORDER
Not in our database
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
9-2-1974
FINAL GAME
6-14-1988
CAREER AGE
21-35
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
None
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

4.6

career value

WAR7

7.2

long peak

WAR5C

3.6

prime

WAR3

5.7

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

74.7

career value

WIN shares 7

116.9

long peak

Win SHares 5C

NA

prime

Win SHares 3

92.5

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

NR

Shortstop

ERA AT HIS POSITION

NR

1974—1988

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
.254
Batting Average
.305
On-Base Percentage
.343
Slugging Percentage
5
home runs per season
17
Stolen Bases per season