Cleon Jones

Cleon Jones

Regular
WHY YOU SHOULD KNOW HIM:
Got hot in the summer of 1969, helping to push Miracle Mets to title.

primary position

Left Field

primary team

New York Mets

playing career

1963—1976

nickname

Born

August 4, 1942, in Plateau, AL

died

Still Living

bats / throws

Right / Left

height / weight

6-0 / 185
Average HOF LF
Hitting
60
Power
50
Running
60
Fielding
30
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
Outfield partner
UNIFORM NUMBER
Not in our database
BATTING ORDER
3
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
9-14-1963
FINAL GAME
5-1-1976
CAREER AGE
20-33
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
1969
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

18.0

career value

WAR7

20.7

long peak

WAR5C

17.9

prime

WAR3

15.9

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

141.1

career value

WIN shares 7

126.4

long peak

Win SHares 5C

NA

prime

Win SHares 3

73.8

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

#98

Left Field

ERA AT HIS POSITION

#14

1963—1976

All-Time

#741

POsition Players
#81
BILL JAMES POSITION
UNRANKED
BILL JAMES TOP 100
#118
HALL OF STATS POSITION
UNRANKED
JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
UNRANKED
JAWS POSITION
UNRANKED
JAWS TOP 100
.281
Batting Average
.339
On-Base Percentage
.404
Slugging Percentage
12
home runs per season
12
Stolen Bases per season