Jim Northrup

Jim Northrup

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WHY YOU SHOULD KNOW HIM:
Hit key triple that sparked winning rally for Tigers in Game Seven of the 1968 World Series.

primary position

Right Field

primary team

Detroit Tigers

playing career

1964—1975

nickname

Born

November 24, 1939, in Breckenridge, MI

died

June 8, 2011, in Grand Blanc, MI, USA

bats / throws

Left / Right

height / weight

6-3 / 190

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Jim Northrup
Average HOF RF
Hitting
50
Power
50
Running
50
Fielding
50
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
Least favorite manager
UNIFORM NUMBER
Not in our database
BATTING ORDER
5
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
9-30-1964
FINAL GAME
9-27-1975
CAREER AGE
24-35
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
1968
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

22.1

career value

WAR7

21.5

long peak

WAR5C

18.1

prime

WAR3

13.7

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

161.7

career value

WIN shares 7

132.6

long peak

Win SHares 5C

NA

prime

Win SHares 3

69.2

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

#96

Right Field

ERA AT HIS POSITION

#9

1964—1975

All-Time

#695

POsition Players
#101
BILL JAMES POSITION
UNRANKED
BILL JAMES TOP 100
#113
HALL OF STATS POSITION
UNRANKED
JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
#98
JAWS POSITION
UNRANKED
JAWS TOP 100
.267
Batting Average
.333
On-Base Percentage
.429
Slugging Percentage
18
home runs per season
5
Stolen Bases per season