Bill Bruton

Bill Bruton

Regular

primary position

Center Field

primary team

Milwaukee Braves

playing career

1953—1964

nickname

Born

November 9, 1925, in Panola, AL

died

December 5, 1995, in Marshallton, DE, USA

bats / throws

Left / Right

height / weight

6-0 / 169

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Bill Bruton
Average HOF CF
Hitting
40
Power
30
Running
70
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
Sam Jethroe
Replaced
UNIFORM NUMBER
#38
BATTING ORDER
1
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
4-13-1953
FINAL GAME
10-2-1964
CAREER AGE
27-38
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
1957
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

26.3

career value

WAR7

19.4

long peak

WAR5C

13.1

prime

WAR3

9.8

short peak
Average HOF CF

71.3

Career Wins Above Replacement
Average HOF CF

44.2

war in best 7 seasons
Average HOF CF

32.3

war in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF CF

22.0

WAR in best 3 seasons

WIN SHARES

185.3

career value

WIN shares 7

127.8

long peak

Win SHares 5C

NA

prime

Win SHares 3

63.3

short peak
Average HOF CF

373.6

Career Win Shares
Average HOF CF

214.5

Win SHares In best 7 seasons
Average HOF CF

153.7

Win shares in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF CF

102.8

Win Shares in best 3 seasons

Position

NR

Center Field

ERA AT HIS POSITION

NR

1953—1964

All-Time

#780

POsition Players
#73
BILL JAMES POSITION
UNRANKED
BILL JAMES TOP 100
#119
HALL OF STATS POSITION
UNRANKED
JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
UNRANKED
JAWS POSITION
UNRANKED
JAWS TOP 100
.273
Batting Average
.328
On-Base Percentage
.393
Slugging Percentage
9
home runs per season
21
Stolen Bases per season