Harold Baines

Harold Baines

Star
WHY YOU SHOULD KNOW HIM:
Sweet-swinging DH who played for White Sox a gazillion times, enough to coax his pals into voting him into the Hall of Fame.

primary position

Right Field

primary team

Chicago White Sox

playing career

1980—2001

nickname

Born

March 15, 1959, in Easton, MD

died

Still Living

bats / throws

Left / Left

height / weight

6-2 / 175
Average HOF RF
Hitting
70
Power
70
Running
30
Fielding
30
Throwing
40
*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
#3
BATTING ORDER
3
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
4-10-1980
FINAL GAME
9-27-2001
CAREER AGE
21-42
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
None
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

38.7

career value

WAR7

21.2

long peak

WAR5C

15.1

prime

WAR3

10.5

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

312.9

career value

WIN shares 7

149.7

long peak

Win SHares 5C

108.8

prime

Win SHares 3

71.4

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

#77

Right Field

ERA AT HIS POSITION

#10

1980—2001

All-Time

#510

POsition Players
#43
BILL JAMES POSITION
UNRANKED
BILL JAMES TOP 100
#6 (DH)
HALL OF STATS POSITION
UNRANKED
JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
#71
JAWS POSITION
UNRANKED
JAWS TOP 100
.289
Batting Average
.356
On-Base Percentage
.465
Slugging Percentage
22
home runs per season
2
Stolen Bases per season