Chick Hafey

Chick Hafey

Superstar
WHY YOU SHOULD KNOW HIM:
Underrated Hall of Famer: had a short career, but was highly skilled.

primary position

Left Field

primary team

St. Louis Cardinals

playing career

1924—1937

nickname

Born

February 12, 1903, in Berkeley, CA

died

July 2, 1973, in Calistoga, CA, USA

bats / throws

Right / Right

height / weight

6-0 / 185

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Chick Hafey
Average HOF LF
Hitting
70
Power
60
Running
70
Fielding
70
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
Batted cleanup behind him in first All-Star Game (1933)
UNIFORM NUMBER
#6
BATTING ORDER
5
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
8-28-1924
FINAL GAME
9-30-1937
CAREER AGE
21-34
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
1926, 1931
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

31.1

career value

WAR7

27.2

long peak

WAR5C

20.9

prime

WAR3

13.6

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

185.5

career value

WIN shares 7

153.1

long peak

Win SHares 5C

NA

prime

Win SHares 3

72.7

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

#63

Left Field

ERA AT HIS POSITION

#4

1924—1937

All-Time

#501

POsition Players
#59
BILL JAMES POSITION
UNRANKED
BILL JAMES TOP 100
#60
HALL OF STATS POSITION
UNRANKED
JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
#59
JAWS POSITION
UNRANKED
JAWS TOP 100
.317
Batting Average
.372
On-Base Percentage
.526
Slugging Percentage
21
home runs per season
9
Stolen Bases per season