John Shelby

Journeyman

primary position

Center Field

primary team

Baltimore Orioles

playing career

1981—1991

nickname

Born

February 23, 1958, in Lexington, KY

died

Still Living

bats / throws

Both / Right

height / weight

6-1 / 175
Average HOF CF
Hitting
30
Power
30
Running
60
Fielding
60
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
Ashley Judd
Also born in Lexington, Kentucky
UNIFORM NUMBER
Not in our database
BATTING ORDER
Not in our database
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
9-15-1981
FINAL GAME
8-11-1991
CAREER AGE
23-33
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
1983, 1988
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

3.2

career value

WAR7

NA

long peak

WAR5C

NA

prime

WAR3

NA

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

NA

career value

WIN shares 7

NA

long peak

Win SHares 5C

NA

prime

Win SHares 3

NA

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

1981—1991

All-Time

NR

POsition Players
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BILL JAMES POSITION
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BILL JAMES TOP 100
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HALL OF STATS POSITION
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JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
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JAWS POSITION
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JAWS TOP 100
.239
Batting Average
.281
On-Base Percentage
.364
Slugging Percentage
11
home runs per season
15
Stolen Bases per season