Jim Wynn

Jim Wynn

Superstar
WHY YOU SHOULD KNOW HIM:
Small package, big talent. Known as The Toy Cannon, he could run, draw a walk, and hit the longball. Sparked Dodgers to 1974 pennant.

primary position

Center Field

primary team

Houston Colt 45s

playing career

1963—1977

nickname

The Toy Cannon

Born

March 12, 1942, in Cincinnati, OH

died

March 26, 2020, in Houston, TX, USA

bats / throws

Right / Right

height / weight

5-10 / 160

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Average HOF CF
Hitting
60
Power
60
Running
70
Fielding
60
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
Replaced
UNIFORM NUMBER
#24
BATTING ORDER
3
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
7-10-1963
FINAL GAME
9-27-1977
CAREER AGE
21-35
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
None
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

55.8

career value

WAR7

43.3

long peak

WAR5C

28.6

prime

WAR3

22.2

short peak
Average HOF CF

71.3

Career Wins Above Replacement
Average HOF CF

44.2

war in best 7 seasons
Average HOF CF

32.3

war in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF CF

22.0

WAR in best 3 seasons

WIN SHARES

306.6

career value

WIN shares 7

216.5

long peak

Win SHares 5C

142.6

prime

Win SHares 3

101.8

short peak
Average HOF CF

373.6

Career Win Shares
Average HOF CF

214.5

Win SHares In best 7 seasons
Average HOF CF

153.7

Win shares in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF CF

102.8

Win Shares in best 3 seasons

Position

#15

Center Field

ERA AT HIS POSITION

NR

1963—1977

All-Time

#116

POsition Players
#10
BILL JAMES POSITION
UNRANKED
BILL JAMES TOP 100
#15
HALL OF STATS POSITION
UNRANKED
JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
#17
JAWS POSITION
UNRANKED
JAWS TOP 100
.250
Batting Average
.366
On-Base Percentage
.436
Slugging Percentage
25
home runs per season
19
Stolen Bases per season