Manny Sanguillén

Manny Sanguillén

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WHY YOU SHOULD KNOW HIM:
Best pal to Roberto Clemente; catcher for Pirates teams in 1970s when they won five division titles and two pennants.

primary position

Catcher

primary team

Pittsburgh Pirates

playing career

1967—1980

nickname

Sangy

Born

March 21, 1944, in Colon, Colon, Panama

died

Still Living

bats / throws

Right / Right

height / weight

6-0 / 193

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Manny Sanguillén
Average HOF C
Hitting
60
Power
40
Running
50
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
Idol
UNIFORM NUMBER
#35
BATTING ORDER
6
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
7-23-1967
FINAL GAME
10-5-1980
CAREER AGE
23-36
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
1971, 1979
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

27.6

career value

WAR7

26.4

long peak

WAR5C

18.9

prime

WAR3

13.7

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

165.9

career value

WIN shares 7

136.0

long peak

Win SHares 5C

101.9

prime

Win SHares 3

68.6

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

#32

Catcher

ERA AT HIS POSITION

#9

1967—1980

All-Time

#528

POsition Players
#42
BILL JAMES POSITION
UNRANKED
BILL JAMES TOP 100
#42
HALL OF STATS POSITION
UNRANKED
JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
#35
JAWS POSITION
UNRANKED
JAWS TOP 100
.296
Batting Average
.326
On-Base Percentage
.398
Slugging Percentage
7
home runs per season
4
Stolen Bases per season