Luke Sewell

Luke Sewell

Regular

primary position

Catcher

primary team

Cleveland Indians

playing career

1921—1942

nickname

Born

January 5, 1901, in Titus, AL

died

May 14, 1987, in Akron, OH, USA

bats / throws

Right / Right

height / weight

5-9 / 160
Average HOF C
Hitting
30
Power
20
Running
20
Fielding
50
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
Brother
UNIFORM NUMBER
Not in our database
BATTING ORDER
Not in our database
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
6-30-1921
FINAL GAME
8-1-1942
CAREER AGE
20-41
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
None
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

3.8

career value

WAR7

6.6

long peak

WAR5C

3.4

prime

WAR3

3.7

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

129.2

career value

WIN shares 7

224.4

long peak

Win SHares 5C

58.3

prime

Win SHares 3

125.8

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

NR

Catcher

ERA AT HIS POSITION

#32

1921—1942

All-Time

NR

POsition Players
#59
BILL JAMES POSITION
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BILL JAMES TOP 100
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HALL OF STATS POSITION
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JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
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JAWS POSITION
UNRANKED
JAWS TOP 100
.259
Batting Average
.323
On-Base Percentage
.341
Slugging Percentage
2
home runs per season
7
Stolen Bases per season