Gary Ward

Regular

primary position

Left Field

primary team

Minnesota Twins

playing career

1979—1990

nickname

Born

December 6, 1953, in Los Angeles, CA

died

Still Living

bats / throws

Right / Right

height / weight

6-2 / 195
Average HOF LF
Hitting
60
Power
60
Running
40
Fielding
20
Throwing
20
*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
Both were miserable outfielders
UNIFORM NUMBER
Not in our database
BATTING ORDER
5
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
9-3-1979
FINAL GAME
10-3-1990
CAREER AGE
25-36
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
None
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

17.6

career value

WAR7

19.2

long peak

WAR5C

17.9

prime

WAR3

13.9

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

119.7

career value

WIN shares 7

100.5

long peak

Win SHares 5C

NA

prime

Win SHares 3

58.0

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

NR

Left Field

ERA AT HIS POSITION

NR

1979—1990

All-Time

#809

POsition Players
#124
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
.328
On-Base Percentage
.425
Slugging Percentage
16
home runs per season
10
Stolen Bases per season