Enos Slaughter

Enos Slaughter

Superstar
WHY YOU SHOULD KNOW HIM:
Hustling ballplayer who scored key run from first base on a short double in the 1946 World Series, in what became known as “Slaughter’s Mad Dash.”

primary position

Right Field

primary team

St. Louis Cardinals

playing career

1938—1959

nickname

Country

Born

April 27, 1916, in Roxboro, NC

died

August 12, 2002, in Durham, NC, USA

bats / throws

Left / Right

height / weight

5-9 / 180

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Enos Slaughter
Average HOF RF
Hitting
60
Power
40
Running
70
Fielding
60
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
Rival
UNIFORM NUMBER
#9
BATTING ORDER
4
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
4-19-1938
FINAL GAME
9-29-1959
CAREER AGE
22-43
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
1942, 1946, 1956, 1958
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

57.0

career value

WAR7

34.5

long peak

WAR5C

25.6

prime

WAR3

17.5

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

326.5

career value

WIN shares 7

190.1

long peak

Win SHares 5C

144.3

prime

Win SHares 3

97.6

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

#15

Right Field

ERA AT HIS POSITION

#1

1938—1959

All-Time

#105

POsition Players
#12
BILL JAMES POSITION
UNRANKED
BILL JAMES TOP 100
#25
HALL OF STATS POSITION
UNRANKED
JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
#23
JAWS POSITION
UNRANKED
JAWS TOP 100
.300
Batting Average
.382
On-Base Percentage
.453
Slugging Percentage
12
home runs per season
5
Stolen Bases per season