Carney Lansford

Carney Lansford

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WHY YOU SHOULD KNOW HIM:
Glove-in-the-dirt third baseman who played for Oakland A’s dynasty of the late 1980s.

primary position

Third Base

primary team

Oakland A's

playing career

1978—1992

nickname

Born

February 7, 1957, in San Jose, CA

died

Still Living

bats / throws

Right / Right

height / weight

6-2 / 195

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Carney Lansford
Average HOF 3B
Hitting
60
Power
50
Running
40
Fielding
50
Throwing
40
*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
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UNIFORM NUMBER
#4
BATTING ORDER
2
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
4-8-1978
FINAL GAME
10-4-1992
CAREER AGE
21-35
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
1989
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

40.4

career value

WAR7

28.4

long peak

WAR5C

17.8

prime

WAR3

13.9

short peak
Average HOF 3B

69.0

Career Wins Above Replacement
Average HOF 3B

43.3

war in best 7 seasons
Average HOF 3B

31.0

war in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF 3B

21.4

WAR in best 3 seasons

WIN SHARES

244.1

career value

WIN shares 7

146.8

long peak

Win SHares 5C

94.3

prime

Win SHares 3

71.9

short peak
Average HOF 3B

347.8

Career Win Shares
Average HOF 3B

200.2

Win SHares In best 7 seasons
Average HOF 3B

142.5

Win shares in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF 3B

95.5

Win Shares in best 3 seasons

Position

#38

Third Base

ERA AT HIS POSITION

#6

1978—1992

All-Time

#354

POsition Players
#39
BILL JAMES POSITION
UNRANKED
BILL JAMES TOP 100
#40
HALL OF STATS POSITION
UNRANKED
JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
#40
JAWS POSITION
UNRANKED
JAWS TOP 100
.290
Batting Average
.343
On-Base Percentage
.411
Slugging Percentage
13
home runs per season
19
Stolen Bases per season