Bob Swift

Utility Player

primary position

Catcher

primary team

Detroit Tigers

playing career

1940—1953

nickname

Born

March 6, 1915, in Salina, KS

died

October 17, 1966, in Detroit, MI, USA

bats / throws

Right / Right

height / weight

5-11 / 180
Average HOF C
Debuted the same day
UNIFORM NUMBER
Not in our database
BATTING ORDER
Not in our database
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
4-16-1940
FINAL GAME
9-27-1953
CAREER AGE
25-38
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
None
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

-2.0

career value

WAR7

NA

long peak

WAR5C

NA

prime

WAR3

NA

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

NA

career value

WIN shares 7

NA

long peak

Win SHares 5C

NA

prime

Win SHares 3

NA

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

NR

Catcher

ERA AT HIS POSITION

NR

1940—1953

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
.231
Batting Average
.313
On-Base Percentage
.280
Slugging Percentage
2
home runs per season
2
Stolen Bases per season