Charlie Hollocher

Charlie Hollocher

Star
WHY YOU SHOULD KNOW HIM:
Star shortstop whose career (and life) ended prematurely due to mental illness.

primary position

Shortstop

primary team

Chicago White Sox

playing career

1918—1924

nickname

Born

June 11, 1896, in St. Louis, MO

died

August 14, 1940, in Frontenac, MO, USA

bats / throws

Left / Right

height / weight

5-7 / 154
Average HOF SS
Hitting
60
Power
40
Running
60
Fielding
50
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
Also committed suicide during playing career
UNIFORM NUMBER
#none
BATTING ORDER
2
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
4-16-1918
FINAL GAME
8-20-1924
CAREER AGE
22-28
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
None
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

23.2

career value

WAR7

23.2

long peak

WAR5C

20.5

prime

WAR3

14.1

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

112.9

career value

WIN shares 7

112.9

long peak

Win SHares 5C

NA

prime

Win SHares 3

66.9

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

#77

Shortstop

ERA AT HIS POSITION

#3

1918—1924

All-Time

#617

POsition Players
#66
BILL JAMES POSITION
UNRANKED
BILL JAMES TOP 100
#79
HALL OF STATS POSITION
UNRANKED
JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
#94
JAWS POSITION
UNRANKED
JAWS TOP 100
.304
Batting Average
.370
On-Base Percentage
.392
Slugging Percentage
3
home runs per season
21
Stolen Bases per season