Brian Harper

Regular

primary position

Catcher

primary team

Minnesota Twins

playing career

1979—1995

nickname

Born

October 16, 1959, in Los Angeles, CA

died

Still Living

bats / throws

Right / Right

height / weight

6-2 / 195
Average HOF C
Hitting
60
Power
70
Running
60
Fielding
60
Throwing
60
*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
Traded For
UNIFORM NUMBER
Not in our database
BATTING ORDER
Not in our database
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
9-29-1979
FINAL GAME
4-29-1995
CAREER AGE
19-35
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
1991
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

12.3

career value

WAR7

13.7

long peak

WAR5C

12.3

prime

WAR3

8.0

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

#31

1979—1995

All-Time

NR

POsition Players
#99
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
.295
Batting Average
.329
On-Base Percentage
.419
Slugging Percentage
10
home runs per season
1
Stolen Bases per season