Goose Goslin

Goose Goslin

Superstar
WHY YOU SHOULD KNOW HIM:
Steady Hall of Fame slugger who helped the Senators and Tigers interrupt the Yankee dynasty in the 1930s.

primary position

Left Field

primary team

Washington Senators

playing career

1921—1938

nickname

Born

October 16, 1900, in Salem, NJ

died

May 15, 1971, in Bridgeton, NJ, USA

bats / throws

Left / Right

height / weight

5-11 / 185

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Goose Goslin
Average HOF LF
Hitting
70
Power
70
Running
40
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
Traded for
UNIFORM NUMBER
#4
BATTING ORDER
4
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
9-16-1921
FINAL GAME
9-25-1938
CAREER AGE
20-37
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
1924, 1935
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

66.2

career value

WAR7

41.8

long peak

WAR5C

32.4

prime

WAR3

20.6

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

352.8

career value

WIN shares 7

195.7

long peak

Win SHares 5C

147.7

prime

Win SHares 3

91.7

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

#11

Left Field

ERA AT HIS POSITION

#2

1921—1938

All-Time

#104

POsition Players
#17
BILL JAMES POSITION
UNRANKED
BILL JAMES TOP 100
#13
HALL OF STATS POSITION
UNRANKED
JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
#13
JAWS POSITION
#99
JAWS TOP 100
.316
Batting Average
.387
On-Base Percentage
.500
Slugging Percentage
18
home runs per season
12
Stolen Bases per season