Buck Weaver

Star

primary position

Shortstop

primary team

The Black Sox

playing career

1912—1920

nickname

Born

August 18, 1890, in Pottstown, PA

died

January 31, 1956, in Chicago, IL, USA

bats / throws

Both / Right

height / weight

5-11 / 170
Average HOF SS
Hitting
50
Power
50
Running
50
Fielding
70
Throwing
80
*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
Tragic teammates
UNIFORM NUMBER
#none
BATTING ORDER
2
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
4-11-1912
FINAL GAME
9-27-1920
CAREER AGE
21-29
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
1917
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

21.2

career value

WAR7

21.1

long peak

WAR5C

14.0

prime

WAR3

10.8

short peak
Average HOF SS

65.9

Career Wins Above Replacement
Average HOF SS

42.1

war in best 7 seasons
Average HOF SS

29.8

war in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF SS

21.3

WAR in best 3 seasons

WIN SHARES

150.5

career value

WIN shares 7

133.8

long peak

Win SHares 5C

NA

prime

Win SHares 3

64.6

short peak
Average HOF SS

327.4

Career Win Shares
Average HOF SS

189.4

Win SHares In best 7 seasons
Average HOF SS

133.0

Win shares in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF SS

92.3

Win Shares in best 3 seasons

Position

NR

Shortstop

ERA AT HIS POSITION

NR

1912—1920

All-Time

#875

POsition Players
#78
BILL JAMES POSITION
UNRANKED
BILL JAMES TOP 100
#128
HALL OF STATS POSITION
UNRANKED
JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
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JAWS POSITION
UNRANKED
JAWS TOP 100
.272
Batting Average
.307
On-Base Percentage
.355
Slugging Percentage
3
home runs per season
22
Stolen Bases per season