Joe Ferguson

Joe Ferguson

Regular

primary position

Catcher

primary team

Big Blue Wrecking Crew

playing career

1970—1983

nickname

Born

September 19, 1946, in San Francisco, CA

died

Still Living

bats / throws

Right / Right

height / weight

6-2 / 200

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Joe Ferguson
Average HOF C
Hitting
60
Power
60
Running
40
Fielding
50
Throwing
70
*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
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UNIFORM NUMBER
Not in our database
BATTING ORDER
6
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
9-12-1970
FINAL GAME
6-17-1983
CAREER AGE
23-36
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
None
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

21.0

career value

WAR7

19.7

long peak

WAR5C

9.9

prime

WAR3

13.2

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

126.5

career value

WIN shares 7

113.0

long peak

Win SHares 5C

NA

prime

Win SHares 3

65.2

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

#74

Catcher

ERA AT HIS POSITION

#10

1970—1983

All-Time

#894

POsition Players
#79
BILL JAMES POSITION
UNRANKED
BILL JAMES TOP 100
#75
HALL OF STATS POSITION
UNRANKED
JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
#69
JAWS POSITION
UNRANKED
JAWS TOP 100
.240
Batting Average
.358
On-Base Percentage
.409
Slugging Percentage
20
home runs per season
4
Stolen Bases per season