Ken Caminiti

Ken Caminiti

Star
WHY YOU SHOULD KNOW HIM:
Died due to complications from steroid use. Was, for a while, a great third baseman.

primary position

Third Base

primary team

Houston Astros

playing career

1987—2001

nickname

Born

April 21, 1963, in Hanford, CA

died

October 10, 2004, in Bronx, NY, USA

bats / throws

Both / Right

height / weight

6-0 / 200
Average HOF 3B
Hitting
60
Power
60
Running
40
Fielding
70
Throwing
80
*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
Teammate and Best Friend
UNIFORM NUMBER
#11
BATTING ORDER
4
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
7-16-1987
FINAL GAME
10-7-2001
CAREER AGE
24-38
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
None
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

33.5

career value

WAR7

29.6

long peak

WAR5C

23.4

prime

WAR3

16.3

short peak
Average HOF 3B

69.0

Career Wins Above Replacement
Average HOF 3B

43.3

war in best 7 seasons
Average HOF 3B

31.0

war in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF 3B

21.4

WAR in best 3 seasons

WIN SHARES

239.9

career value

WIN shares 7

171.1

long peak

Win SHares 5C

123.8

prime

Win SHares 3

87.7

short peak
Average HOF 3B

347.8

Career Win Shares
Average HOF 3B

200.2

Win SHares In best 7 seasons
Average HOF 3B

142.5

Win shares in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF 3B

95.5

Win Shares in best 3 seasons

Position

#63

Third Base

ERA AT HIS POSITION

#6

1987—2001

All-Time

#471

POsition Players
#25
BILL JAMES POSITION
UNRANKED
BILL JAMES TOP 100
#49
HALL OF STATS POSITION
UNRANKED
JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
#51
JAWS POSITION
UNRANKED
JAWS TOP 100
.272
Batting Average
.347
On-Base Percentage
.447
Slugging Percentage
22
home runs per season
8
Stolen Bases per season