Cy Williams

Cy Williams

Superstar
WHY YOU SHOULD KNOW HIM:
Hit a lot of homers down the line in small Baker Bowl in Philadelphia. Good center fielder.

primary position

Center Field

primary team

Philadelphia Phillies

playing career

1912—1930

nickname

Born

December 21, 1887, in Wadena, IN

died

April 23, 1974, in Eagle River, WI, USA

bats / throws

Left / Left

height / weight

6-2 / 180
Average HOF CF
Hitting
70
Power
60
Running
50
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
Knute Rockne
Played football with him at Notre Dame
UNIFORM NUMBER
#none
BATTING ORDER
3
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
7-18-1912
FINAL GAME
9-22-1930
CAREER AGE
24-42
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
None
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

37.2

career value

WAR7

25.8

long peak

WAR5C

18.7

prime

WAR3

14.0

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

233.7

career value

WIN shares 7

135.0

long peak

Win SHares 5C

97.0

prime

Win SHares 3

65.0

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

#82

Center Field

ERA AT HIS POSITION

NR

1912—1930

All-Time

#494

POsition Players
#75
BILL JAMES POSITION
UNRANKED
BILL JAMES TOP 100
#61
HALL OF STATS POSITION
UNRANKED
JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
#64
JAWS POSITION
UNRANKED
JAWS TOP 100
.292
Batting Average
.365
On-Base Percentage
.470
Slugging Percentage
20
home runs per season
9
Stolen Bases per season