Jorge Orta

Jorge Orta

Regular

primary position

Second Base

primary team

Chicago White Sox

playing career

1972—1987

nickname

Born

November 26, 1950, in Mazatlan, Sinaloa, Mexico

died

Still Living

bats / throws

Left / Right

height / weight

5-10 / 170
Average HOF 2B
Hitting
50
Power
30
Running
60
Fielding
40
Throwing
40
*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
Platoon partner
UNIFORM NUMBER
Not in our database
BATTING ORDER
Not in our database
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
4-15-1972
FINAL GAME
6-10-1987
CAREER AGE
21-36
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
None
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

14.9

career value

WAR7

15.2

long peak

WAR5C

10.9

prime

WAR3

9.7

short peak
Average HOF 2B

69.5

Career Wins Above Replacement
Average HOF 2B

44.3

war in best 7 seasons
Average HOF 2B

32.2

war in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF 2B

22.1

WAR in best 3 seasons

WIN SHARES

161.0

career value

WIN shares 7

120.0

long peak

Win SHares 5C

NA

prime

Win SHares 3

60.8

short peak
Average HOF 2B

352.5

Career Win Shares
Average HOF 2B

203.1

Win SHares In best 7 seasons
Average HOF 2B

143.5

Win shares in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF 2B

97.5

Win Shares in best 3 seasons

Position

NR

Second Base

ERA AT HIS POSITION

#17

1972—1987

All-Time

NR

POsition Players
#87
BILL JAMES POSITION
UNRANKED
BILL JAMES TOP 100
#160
HALL OF STATS POSITION
UNRANKED
JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
UNRANKED
JAWS POSITION
UNRANKED
JAWS TOP 100
.278
Batting Average
.334
On-Base Percentage
.412
Slugging Percentage
12
home runs per season
7
Stolen Bases per season