Elmer Smith

Regular

primary position

Right Field

primary team

Cleveland Indians

playing career

1914—1925

nickname

Born

September 21, 1892, in Erie County, OH

died

August 3, 1984, in Columbia, KY, USA

bats / throws

Left / Right

height / weight

5-10 / 165
Average HOF RF
Also one of the handful of players to hit a grand slam in the World Series. Smith was the first, in 1920 for Cleveland.
UNIFORM NUMBER
#none
BATTING ORDER
Not in our database
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
9-20-1914
FINAL GAME
9-27-1925
CAREER AGE
21-32
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
None
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

13.7

career value

WAR7

12.2

long peak

WAR5C

10.6

prime

WAR3

8.1

short peak
Average HOF RF

73.9

Career Wins Above Replacement
Average HOF RF

43.3

war in best 7 seasons
Average HOF RF

30.3

war in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF RF

21.4

WAR in best 3 seasons

WIN SHARES

NA

career value

WIN shares 7

NA

long peak

Win SHares 5C

NA

prime

Win SHares 3

NA

short peak
Average HOF RF

389.8

Career Win Shares
Average HOF RF

205.2

Win SHares In best 7 seasons
Average HOF RF

142.5

Win shares in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF RF

96.9

Win Shares in best 3 seasons

Position

NR

Right Field

ERA AT HIS POSITION

NR

1914—1925

All-Time

NR

POsition Players
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BILL JAMES POSITION
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BILL JAMES TOP 100
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HALL OF STATS POSITION
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JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
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JAWS POSITION
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JAWS TOP 100
.276
Batting Average
.344
On-Base Percentage
.437
Slugging Percentage
11
home runs per season
9
Stolen Bases per season