Lonny Frey

Lonny Frey

Star
WHY YOU SHOULD KNOW HIM:
Dropped a water cooler on his foot and missed the 1940 World Series, which his Reds won.

primary position

Second Base

primary team

Cincinnati Reds

playing career

1933—1948

nickname

Junior

Born

August 23, 1910, in St. Louis, MO

died

September 13, 2009, in Coeur d'Alene, ID, USA

bats / throws

Left / Right

height / weight

5-10 / 160
Average HOF 2B
Hitting
50
Power
40
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
Double Play Partner
UNIFORM NUMBER
#11
BATTING ORDER
2
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
8-29-1933
FINAL GAME
9-28-1948
CAREER AGE
22-37
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
1940
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

44.0

career value

WAR7

31.3

long peak

WAR5C

28.6

prime

WAR3

18.9

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

212.9

career value

WIN shares 7

159.6

long peak

Win SHares 5C

123.6

prime

Win SHares 3

75.9

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

#27

Second Base

ERA AT HIS POSITION

#5

1933—1948

All-Time

#208

POsition Players
#32
BILL JAMES POSITION
UNRANKED
BILL JAMES TOP 100
#31
HALL OF STATS POSITION
UNRANKED
JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
#35
JAWS POSITION
UNRANKED
JAWS TOP 100
.269
Batting Average
.359
On-Base Percentage
.374
Slugging Percentage
6
home runs per season
11
Stolen Bases per season