Dusty Baker

Dusty Baker

Star
WHY YOU SHOULD KNOW HIM:
Learned from Hank Aaron, forged long successful playing career, managed five teams to the playoffs but is still missing a World Series title as a skipper.

primary position

Left Field

primary team

Big Blue Wrecking Crew

playing career

1968—1986

nickname

Born

June 15, 1949, in Riverside, CA

died

Still Living

bats / throws

Right / Right

height / weight

6-2 / 183

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Dusty Baker
Average HOF LF
Hitting
60
Power
60
Running
50
Fielding
40
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
Mentor
UNIFORM NUMBER
#12
BATTING ORDER
3
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
9-7-1968
FINAL GAME
10-4-1986
CAREER AGE
19-37
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
1981
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

37.0

career value

WAR7

26.1

long peak

WAR5C

15.9

prime

WAR3

13.7

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

245.3

career value

WIN shares 7

148.4

long peak

Win SHares 5C

98.8

prime

Win SHares 3

68.4

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

#54

Left Field

ERA AT HIS POSITION

#8

1968—1986

All-Time

#434

POsition Players
#54
BILL JAMES POSITION
UNRANKED
BILL JAMES TOP 100
#59
HALL OF STATS POSITION
UNRANKED
JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
#54
JAWS POSITION
UNRANKED
JAWS TOP 100
.278
Batting Average
.347
On-Base Percentage
.432
Slugging Percentage
19
home runs per season
11
Stolen Bases per season