Jeff Kent

Jeff Kent

Star
WHY YOU SHOULD KNOW HIM:
Mortal enemy of Barry Bonds; overrated because he drove in a lot of runs. Liked to flip of photographers.

primary position

Second Base

primary team

San Francisco Giants

playing career

1992—2008

nickname

Born

March 7, 1968, in Bellflower, CA

died

Still Living

bats / throws

Right / Right

height / weight

6-1 / 185

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Average HOF 2B
Hitting
60
Power
60
Running
50
Fielding
30
Throwing
30
*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
Enemy
UNIFORM NUMBER
#21
BATTING ORDER
4
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
4-12-1992
FINAL GAME
9-27-2008
CAREER AGE
24-40
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
None
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

55.4

career value

WAR7

35.6

long peak

WAR5C

27.4

prime

WAR3

19.4

short peak
Average HOF 2B

69.5

Career Wins Above Replacement
Average HOF 2B

44.3

war in best 7 seasons
Average HOF 2B

32.2

war in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF 2B

22.1

WAR in best 3 seasons

WIN SHARES

341.6

career value

WIN shares 7

188.9

long peak

Win SHares 5C

140.4

prime

Win SHares 3

94.2

short peak
Average HOF 2B

352.5

Career Win Shares
Average HOF 2B

203.1

Win SHares In best 7 seasons
Average HOF 2B

143.5

Win shares in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF 2B

97.5

Win Shares in best 3 seasons

Position

#20

Second Base

ERA AT HIS POSITION

#1

1992—2008

All-Time

#144

POsition Players
#48
BILL JAMES POSITION
UNRANKED
BILL JAMES TOP 100
#17
HALL OF STATS POSITION
UNRANKED
JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
#21
JAWS POSITION
UNRANKED
JAWS TOP 100
.290
Batting Average
.356
On-Base Percentage
.500
Slugging Percentage
27
home runs per season
7
Stolen Bases per season