Lyle Overbay

Lyle Overbay

Regular

primary position

First Base

primary team

Toronto Blue Jays

playing career

2001—2014

nickname

Born

January 28, 1977, in Centralia, WA

died

Still Living

bats / throws

Left / Left

height / weight

6-2 / 235
Average HOF 1B
Hitting
50
Power
60
Running
30
Fielding
30
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
Traded For
UNIFORM NUMBER
Not in our database
BATTING ORDER
5
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
9-19-2001
FINAL GAME
9-28-2014
CAREER AGE
24-37
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
None
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

16.9

career value

WAR7

16.6

long peak

WAR5C

12.6

prime

WAR3

8.8

short peak
Average HOF 1B

66.5

Career Wins Above Replacement
Average HOF 1B

42.5

war in best 7 seasons
Average HOF 1B

30.5

war in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF 1B

20.9

WAR in best 3 seasons

WIN SHARES

135.0

career value

WIN shares 7

106.9

long peak

Win SHares 5C

NA

prime

Win SHares 3

NA

short peak
Average HOF 1B

348.1

Career Win Shares
Average HOF 1B

202.5

Win SHares In best 7 seasons
Average HOF 1B

142.5

Win shares in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF 1B

97.0

Win Shares in best 3 seasons

Position

NR

First Base

ERA AT HIS POSITION

NR

2001—2014

All-Time

NR

POsition Players
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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
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JAWS TOP 100
.266
Batting Average
.347
On-Base Percentage
.429
Slugging Percentage
15
home runs per season
2
Stolen Bases per season