Bob Brenly

Bob Brenly

Regular
WHY YOU SHOULD KNOW HIM:
Thick-bodied catcher with a soup-catcher mustache.

primary position

Catcher

primary team

San Francisco Giants

playing career

1981—1989

nickname

Born

February 25, 1954, in Coshocton, OH

died

Still Living

bats / throws

Right / Right

height / weight

6-2 / 210
Average HOF C
Hitting
50
Power
50
Running
30
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
Both are former catchers who led a franchise to their first (and only) World Series titles. Brenly managed the Diamondbacks to the championship in 2001, and Hinch guided the Astros to the World Series title in 2017.
UNIFORM NUMBER
Not in our database
BATTING ORDER
Not in our database
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
8-14-1981
FINAL GAME
10-1-1989
CAREER AGE
27-35
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
None
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

12.7

career value

WAR7

13.9

long peak

WAR5C

12.3

prime

WAR3

10.2

short peak
Average HOF C

57.6

Career Wins Above Replacement
Average HOF C

37.1

war in best 7 seasons
Average HOF C

26.7

war in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF C

18.4

WAR in best 3 seasons

WIN SHARES

93.1

career value

WIN shares 7

101.8

long peak

Win SHares 5C

NA

prime

Win SHares 3

74.7

short peak
Average HOF C

307.6

Career Win Shares
Average HOF C

181.0

Win SHares In best 7 seasons
Average HOF C

128.9

Win shares in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF C

87.6

Win Shares in best 3 seasons

Position

#100

Catcher

ERA AT HIS POSITION

#15

1981—1989

All-Time

NR

POsition Players
#102
BILL JAMES POSITION
UNRANKED
BILL JAMES TOP 100
#146
HALL OF STATS POSITION
UNRANKED
JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
UNRANKED
JAWS POSITION
UNRANKED
JAWS TOP 100
.247
Batting Average
.330
On-Base Percentage
.403
Slugging Percentage
17
home runs per season
8
Stolen Bases per season