Buck Herzog

Buck Herzog

Star

primary position

Second Base

primary team

New York Giants

playing career

1908—1920

nickname

Born

July 9, 1885, in Baltimore, MD

died

September 4, 1953, in Baltimore, MD, USA

bats / throws

Right / Right

height / weight

5-11 / 160
Average HOF 2B
Hitting
50
Power
50
Running
30
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
Also had a record 12 hits in a single World Series
UNIFORM NUMBER
#none
BATTING ORDER
2
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
4-17-1908
FINAL GAME
9-9-1920
CAREER AGE
22-34
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
None
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

27.4

career value

WAR7

22.1

long peak

WAR5C

19.1

prime

WAR3

13.4

short peak
Average HOF 2B

69.5

Career Wins Above Replacement
Average HOF 2B

44.3

war in best 7 seasons
Average HOF 2B

32.2

war in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF 2B

22.1

WAR in best 3 seasons

WIN SHARES

175.2

career value

WIN shares 7

131.2

long peak

Win SHares 5C

97.3

prime

Win SHares 3

63.9

short peak
Average HOF 2B

352.5

Career Win Shares
Average HOF 2B

203.1

Win SHares In best 7 seasons
Average HOF 2B

143.5

Win shares in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF 2B

97.5

Win Shares in best 3 seasons

Position

#72

Second Base

ERA AT HIS POSITION

#6

1908—1920

All-Time

#664

POsition Players
#75
BILL JAMES POSITION
UNRANKED
BILL JAMES TOP 100
#68
HALL OF STATS POSITION
UNRANKED
JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
#66
JAWS POSITION
UNRANKED
JAWS TOP 100
.259
Batting Average
.329
On-Base Percentage
.335
Slugging Percentage
2
home runs per season
35
Stolen Bases per season