Kip Selbach

Kip Selbach

Regular

primary position

Left Field

primary team

Washington Americans

playing career

1894—1906

nickname

Born

March 24, 1872, in Columbus, OH

died

February 17, 1956, in Columbus, OH, USA

bats / throws

Right / Right

height / weight

5-7 / 190
Average HOF LF
Selbach snared a line drive off the bat of Elberfeld to end a threat and the game on the final day of the season. The win secured Boston’s second consecutive American League pennant.
UNIFORM NUMBER
#none
BATTING ORDER
Not in our database
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
4-24-1894
FINAL GAME
6-29-1906
CAREER AGE
22-34
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
None
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

36.9

career value

WAR7

27.6

long peak

WAR5C

20.3

prime

WAR3

13.5

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

214.7

career value

WIN shares 7

146.3

long peak

Win SHares 5C

107.8

prime

Win SHares 3

75.1

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

NR

Left Field

ERA AT HIS POSITION

NR

1894—1906

All-Time

NR

POsition Players
#74
BILL JAMES POSITION
UNRANKED
BILL JAMES TOP 100
#56
HALL OF STATS POSITION
UNRANKED
JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
#52
JAWS POSITION
UNRANKED
JAWS TOP 100
.293
Batting Average
.377
On-Base Percentage
.412
Slugging Percentage
4
home runs per season
34
Stolen Bases per season