Mickey Rivers

Mickey Rivers

Star
WHY YOU SHOULD KNOW HIM:
Walked like he was dying, ran like he was flying.

primary position

Center Field

primary team

Texas Rangers

playing career

1970—1984

nickname

Mick the Quick

Born

October 30, 1948, in Miami, FL

died

Still Living

bats / throws

Left / Left

height / weight

5-10 / 165
Average HOF CF
Hitting
60
Power
20
Running
80
Fielding
60
Throwing
30
*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
#17
BATTING ORDER
1
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
8-4-1970
FINAL GAME
9-30-1984
CAREER AGE
21-35
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
1977-78
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

32.7

career value

WAR7

27.5

long peak

WAR5C

22.1

prime

WAR3

15.2

short peak
Average HOF CF

71.3

Career Wins Above Replacement
Average HOF CF

44.2

war in best 7 seasons
Average HOF CF

32.3

war in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF CF

22.0

WAR in best 3 seasons

WIN SHARES

188.0

career value

WIN shares 7

142.3

long peak

Win SHares 5C

NA

prime

Win SHares 3

70.5

short peak
Average HOF CF

373.6

Career Win Shares
Average HOF CF

214.5

Win SHares In best 7 seasons
Average HOF CF

153.7

Win shares in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF CF

102.8

Win Shares in best 3 seasons

Position

#62

Center Field

ERA AT HIS POSITION

#8

1970—1984

All-Time

#397

POsition Players
#59
BILL JAMES POSITION
UNRANKED
BILL JAMES TOP 100
#67
HALL OF STATS POSITION
UNRANKED
JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
#70
JAWS POSITION
UNRANKED
JAWS TOP 100
.295
Batting Average
.327
On-Base Percentage
.397
Slugging Percentage
7
home runs per season
29
Stolen Bases per season