Johnny Edwards

Johnny Edwards

Regular

primary position

Catcher

primary team

Cincinnati Reds

playing career

1961—1974

nickname

Born

June 10, 1938, in Columbus, OH

died

Still Living

bats / throws

Left / Right

height / weight

6-4 / 220
Average HOF C
Hitting
40
Power
40
Running
30
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 by
UNIFORM NUMBER
Not in our database
BATTING ORDER
Not in our database
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
6-27-1961
FINAL GAME
10-2-1974
CAREER AGE
23-36
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
None
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

14.8

career value

WAR7

15.4

long peak

WAR5C

10.1

prime

WAR3

9.1

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

141.8

career value

WIN shares 7

108.4

long peak

Win SHares 5C

NA

prime

Win SHares 3

52.2

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

#96

Catcher

ERA AT HIS POSITION

#14

1961—1974

All-Time

NR

POsition Players
#53
BILL JAMES POSITION
UNRANKED
BILL JAMES TOP 100
#151
HALL OF STATS POSITION
UNRANKED
JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
#96
JAWS POSITION
UNRANKED
JAWS TOP 100
.242
Batting Average
.311
On-Base Percentage
.353
Slugging Percentage
9
home runs per season
2
Stolen Bases per season