Joe Rudi

Joe Rudi

Star
WHY YOU SHOULD KNOW HIM:
Made incredible leaping catch at the wall in 1972 World Series for the Oakland A’s.

primary position

Left Field

primary team

Swingin A's

playing career

1967—1982

nickname

Born

September 7, 1946, in Modesto, CA

died

Still Living

bats / throws

Right / Right

height / weight

6-2 / 200
Average HOF LF
Hitting
50
Power
50
Running
60
Fielding
80
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
Robbed Menke of extra-bases with a leaping catch in the 1972 World Series
UNIFORM NUMBER
#26
BATTING ORDER
5
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
4-11-1967
FINAL GAME
10-3-1982
CAREER AGE
20-35
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
1972-74
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

25.5

career value

WAR7

23.5

long peak

WAR5C

18.8

prime

WAR3

13.8

short peak
Average HOF LF

67.4

Career Wins Above Replacement
Average HOF LF

41.9

war in best 7 seasons
Average HOF LF

30.5

war in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF LF

21.5

WAR in best 3 seasons

WIN SHARES

173.9

career value

WIN shares 7

133.3

long peak

Win SHares 5C

NA

prime

Win SHares 3

74.0

short peak
Average HOF LF

368.7

Career Win Shares
Average HOF LF

208.0

Win SHares In best 7 seasons
Average HOF LF

146.6

Win shares in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF LF

101.2

Win Shares in best 3 seasons

Position

#77

Left Field

ERA AT HIS POSITION

#12

1967—1982

All-Time

#600

POsition Players
#69
BILL JAMES POSITION
UNRANKED
BILL JAMES TOP 100
#84
HALL OF STATS POSITION
UNRANKED
JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
#86
JAWS POSITION
UNRANKED
JAWS TOP 100
.264
Batting Average
.311
On-Base Percentage
.427
Slugging Percentage
19
home runs per season
3
Stolen Bases per season