Chili Davis

Chili Davis

Star
WHY YOU SHOULD KNOW HIM:
Popular switch-hitting star for Angels and Giants, one of baseball’s most prolific designated hitters.

primary position

Center Field

primary team

California Angels

playing career

1981—1999

nickname

Chili

Born

January 17, 1960, in Kingston, Kingston, Jamaica

died

Still Living

bats / throws

Both / Right

height / weight

6-3 / 195
Average HOF CF
Hitting
60
Power
60
Running
50
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
Hit him with a pitch as a relief pitcher
UNIFORM NUMBER
#44
BATTING ORDER
4
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
4-10-1981
FINAL GAME
10-3-1999
CAREER AGE
21-39
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
None
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

38.2

career value

WAR7

24.7

long peak

WAR5C

15.6

prime

WAR3

12.7

short peak
Average HOF CF

71.3

Career Wins Above Replacement
Average HOF CF

44.2

war in best 7 seasons
Average HOF CF

32.3

war in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF CF

22.0

WAR in best 3 seasons

WIN SHARES

276.4

career value

WIN shares 7

133.8

long peak

Win SHares 5C

88.7

prime

Win SHares 3

62.8

short peak
Average HOF CF

373.6

Career Win Shares
Average HOF CF

214.5

Win SHares In best 7 seasons
Average HOF CF

153.7

Win shares in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF CF

102.8

Win Shares in best 3 seasons

Position

#72

Center Field

ERA AT HIS POSITION

#10

1981—1999

All-Time

#437

POsition Players
UNRANKED
BILL JAMES POSITION
UNRANKED
BILL JAMES TOP 100
#7 (DH)
HALL OF STATS POSITION
UNRANKED
JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
#65
JAWS POSITION
UNRANKED
JAWS TOP 100
.274
Batting Average
.360
On-Base Percentage
.451
Slugging Percentage
23
home runs per season
9
Stolen Bases per season