Bob Bescher

Regular

primary position

Left Field

primary team

Cincinnati Reds

playing career

1908—1918

nickname

Born

February 25, 1884, in London, OH

died

November 29, 1942, in London, OH, USA

bats / throws

Both / Left

height / weight

6-1 / 200
Average HOF LF
Hitting
30
Power
20
Running
80
Fielding
50
Throwing
40
*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
Made big league debut as teammates in same game
UNIFORM NUMBER
#none
BATTING ORDER
1
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
9-5-1908
FINAL GAME
9-1-1918
CAREER AGE
24-34
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
None
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

21.2

career value

WAR7

17.9

long peak

WAR5C

13.9

prime

WAR3

9.3

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

163.1

career value

WIN shares 7

135.9

long peak

Win SHares 5C

NA

prime

Win SHares 3

66.0

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

NR

Left Field

ERA AT HIS POSITION

NR

1908—1918

All-Time

#947

POsition Players
#114
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
.258
Batting Average
.353
On-Base Percentage
.351
Slugging Percentage
4
home runs per season
56
Stolen Bases per season