Jason Varitek

Jason Varitek

Star
WHY YOU SHOULD KNOW HIM:
Built like a fire hydrant, played on two Red Sox championship teams. Punched ARod.

primary position

Catcher

primary team

Boston Red Sox

playing career

1997—2011

nickname

Tek

Born

April 11, 1972, in Rochester, MI

died

Still Living

bats / throws

Both / Right

height / weight

6-2 / 230
Average HOF C
Hitting
40
Power
50
Running
20
Fielding
70
Throwing
60
*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
Sparring partner
UNIFORM NUMBER
#33
BATTING ORDER
7
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
9-24-1997
FINAL GAME
9-25-2011
CAREER AGE
25-39
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
2004, 2007
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

24.2

career value

WAR7

18.7

long peak

WAR5C

14.4

prime

WAR3

10.9

short peak
Average HOF C

57.6

Career Wins Above Replacement
Average HOF C

37.1

war in best 7 seasons
Average HOF C

26.7

war in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF C

18.4

WAR in best 3 seasons

WIN SHARES

147.1

career value

WIN shares 7

105.5

long peak

Win SHares 5C

NA

prime

Win SHares 3

54.8

short peak
Average HOF C

307.6

Career Win Shares
Average HOF C

181.0

Win SHares In best 7 seasons
Average HOF C

128.9

Win shares in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF C

87.6

Win Shares in best 3 seasons

Position

#61

Catcher

ERA AT HIS POSITION

NR

1997—2011

All-Time

#787

POsition Players
UNRANKED
BILL JAMES POSITION
UNRANKED
BILL JAMES TOP 100
#77
HALL OF STATS POSITION
UNRANKED
JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
#60
JAWS POSITION
UNRANKED
JAWS TOP 100
.256
Batting Average
.341
On-Base Percentage
.435
Slugging Percentage
20
home runs per season
3
Stolen Bases per season