Chris Hoiles

Chris Hoiles

Regular
WHY YOU SHOULD KNOW HIM:
Hit game-winning grand slam with two outs in bottom of ninth when his team was down three runs. One of only four recorded in history.

primary position

Catcher

primary team

Baltimore Orioles

playing career

1989—1998

nickname

Born

March 20, 1965, in Bowling Green, OH

died

Still Living

bats / throws

Right / Right

height / weight

6-0 / 195
Average HOF C
Hitting
50
Power
60
Running
30
Fielding
50
Throwing
50
*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
Fought for playing time
UNIFORM NUMBER
#23
BATTING ORDER
8
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
4-25-1989
FINAL GAME
9-27-1998
CAREER AGE
24-33
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
None
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

23.5

career value

WAR7

22.3

long peak

WAR5C

18.6

prime

WAR3

13.3

short peak
Average HOF C

57.6

Career Wins Above Replacement
Average HOF C

37.1

war in best 7 seasons
Average HOF C

26.7

war in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF C

18.4

WAR in best 3 seasons

WIN SHARES

115.3

career value

WIN shares 7

106.9

long peak

Win SHares 5C

NA

prime

Win SHares 3

56.9

short peak
Average HOF C

307.6

Career Win Shares
Average HOF C

181.0

Win SHares In best 7 seasons
Average HOF C

128.9

Win shares in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF C

87.6

Win Shares in best 3 seasons

Position

#40

Catcher

ERA AT HIS POSITION

#4

1989—1998

All-Time

#615

POsition Players
UNRANKED
BILL JAMES POSITION
UNRANKED
BILL JAMES TOP 100
#56
HALL OF STATS POSITION
UNRANKED
JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
#54
JAWS POSITION
UNRANKED
JAWS TOP 100
.262
Batting Average
.366
On-Base Percentage
.467
Slugging Percentage
27
home runs per season
1
Stolen Bases per season