Carlos May

Journeyman

primary position

Left Field

primary team

Chicago White Sox

playing career

1968—1977

nickname

Born

May 17, 1948, in Birmingham, AL

died

Still Living

bats / throws

Left / Right

height / weight

5-11 / 200

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Average HOF LF
Hitting
60
Power
50
Running
60
Fielding
20
Throwing
30
*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
Brother
UNIFORM NUMBER
Not in our database
BATTING ORDER
Not in our database
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
9-6-1968
FINAL GAME
10-2-1977
CAREER AGE
20-29
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
1977
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

10.5

career value

WAR7

12.0

long peak

WAR5C

10.0

prime

WAR3

8.0

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

120.6

career value

WIN shares 7

137.8

long peak

Win SHares 5C

NA

prime

Win SHares 3

91.8

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

NR

Left Field

ERA AT HIS POSITION

NR

1968—1977

All-Time

NR

POsition Players
#115
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
.274
Batting Average
.357
On-Base Percentage
.392
Slugging Percentage
13
home runs per season
12
Stolen Bases per season