Jimmy Barrett

Regular
WHY YOU SHOULD KNOW HIM:
One of the guys who razzed young Ty Cobb when he arrived as a rookie in Detroit. Barrett didn’t last long, the Tigers dumped him at the end of the 1905 season. He had a couple fine seasons for Detroit, and in 1903 he was their best player.

primary position

Center Field

primary team

Detroit Tigers

playing career

1901—1908

nickname

Born

March 28, 1875, in Athol, MA

died

October 25, 1921, in Detroit, MI, USA

bats / throws

Left / Right

height / weight

5-7 / 170
Average HOF CF
Debuted the same day
UNIFORM NUMBER
#none
BATTING ORDER
Not in our database
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
9-13-1899
FINAL GAME
5-13-1908
CAREER AGE
26-33
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
None
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

14.8

career value

WAR7

19.3

long peak

WAR5C

17.0

prime

WAR3

11.1

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

130.0

career value

WIN shares 7

169.5

long peak

Win SHares 5C

114.0

prime

Win SHares 3

97.5

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

NR

Center Field

ERA AT HIS POSITION

NR

1901—1908

All-Time

#953

POsition Players
#72
BILL JAMES POSITION
UNRANKED
BILL JAMES TOP 100
UNRANKED
HALL OF STATS POSITION
UNRANKED
JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
UNRANKED
JAWS POSITION
UNRANKED
JAWS TOP 100
.283
Batting Average
.371
On-Base Percentage
.349
Slugging Percentage
3
home runs per season
22
Stolen Bases per season