Hank Bauer

Hank Bauer

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WHY YOU SHOULD KNOW HIM:
Someone once said his face looked “like a clenched fist.” Bauer was a hero in World War II, and leader of Yankees who won record five straight World Series.

primary position

Right Field

primary team

New York Yankees

playing career

1948—1961

nickname

Born

July 31, 1922, in East St. Louis, IL

died

February 9, 2007, in Lenexa, KS, USA

bats / throws

Right / Right

height / weight

6-0 / 192
Average HOF RF
Hitting
60
Power
50
Running
60
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
Mistaken for
UNIFORM NUMBER
#9
BATTING ORDER
1
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
9-6-1948
FINAL GAME
7-21-1961
CAREER AGE
25-38
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
1949-53, 1956, 1958
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

27.3

career value

WAR7

24.9

long peak

WAR5C

20.4

prime

WAR3

14.3

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

181.6

career value

WIN shares 7

127.7

long peak

Win SHares 5C

NA

prime

Win SHares 3

62.8

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

#79

Right Field

ERA AT HIS POSITION

#6

1948—1961

All-Time

#521

POsition Players
#80
BILL JAMES POSITION
UNRANKED
BILL JAMES TOP 100
#82
HALL OF STATS POSITION
UNRANKED
JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
#82
JAWS POSITION
UNRANKED
JAWS TOP 100
.277
Batting Average
.346
On-Base Percentage
.439
Slugging Percentage
17
home runs per season
5
Stolen Bases per season