Bobby Veach

Bobby Veach

Star
WHY YOU SHOULD KNOW HIM:
The other outfielder who played with center fielder Ty Cobb and right fielder Sam Crawford for nearly a decade in Detroit.

primary position

Left Field

primary team

Detroit Tigers

playing career

1912—1925

nickname

Born

June 29, 1888, in St. Charles, KY

died

August 7, 1945, in Detroit, MI, USA

bats / throws

Left / Right

height / weight

5-11 / 160
Average HOF LF
Hitting
60
Power
60
Running
40
Fielding
60
Throwing
70
*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
Enemy
UNIFORM NUMBER
#none
BATTING ORDER
4
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
9-6-1912
FINAL GAME
10-2-1925
CAREER AGE
24-37
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
None
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

47.8

career value

WAR7

36.1

long peak

WAR5C

26.2

prime

WAR3

18.1

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

266.6

career value

WIN shares 7

189.1

long peak

Win SHares 5C

136.6

prime

Win SHares 3

91.4

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

#33

Left Field

ERA AT HIS POSITION

NR

1912—1925

All-Time

#241

POsition Players
#33
BILL JAMES POSITION
UNRANKED
BILL JAMES TOP 100
#36
HALL OF STATS POSITION
UNRANKED
JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
#29
JAWS POSITION
UNRANKED
JAWS TOP 100
.310
Batting Average
.370
On-Base Percentage
.442
Slugging Percentage
6
home runs per season
17
Stolen Bases per season