Gus Bell

Star

primary position

Center Field

primary team

Cincinnati Reds

playing career

1950—1964

nickname

Born

November 15, 1928, in Louisville, KY

died

May 7, 1995, in Montgomery, OH, USA

bats / throws

Left / Right

height / weight

6-1 / 190

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Average HOF CF
Hitting
50
Power
60
Running
40
Fielding
30
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
Son
UNIFORM NUMBER
Not in our database
BATTING ORDER
Not in our database
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
5-30-1950
FINAL GAME
5-1-1964
CAREER AGE
21-35
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
None
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

15.3

career value

WAR7

17.0

long peak

WAR5C

13.1

prime

WAR3

10.7

short peak
Average HOF CF

71.3

Career Wins Above Replacement
Average HOF CF

44.2

war in best 7 seasons
Average HOF CF

32.3

war in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF CF

22.0

WAR in best 3 seasons

WIN SHARES

174.2

career value

WIN shares 7

130.0

long peak

Win SHares 5C

NA

prime

Win SHares 3

66.4

short peak
Average HOF CF

373.6

Career Win Shares
Average HOF CF

214.5

Win SHares In best 7 seasons
Average HOF CF

153.7

Win shares in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF CF

102.8

Win Shares in best 3 seasons

Position

NR

Center Field

ERA AT HIS POSITION

#13

1950—1964

All-Time

#999

POsition Players
#58
BILL JAMES POSITION
UNRANKED
BILL JAMES TOP 100
#191
HALL OF STATS POSITION
UNRANKED
JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
UNRANKED
JAWS POSITION
UNRANKED
JAWS TOP 100
.281
Batting Average
.330
On-Base Percentage
.445
Slugging Percentage
19
home runs per season
3
Stolen Bases per season