Mike Donlin

Mike Donlin

Superstar
WHY YOU SHOULD KNOW HIM:
One of the most famous players of the early 20th century. Married a movie star, known as Turkey Mike because of his strutting walk.

primary position

Left Field

primary team

New York Giants

playing career

1899—1914

nickname

Turkey Mike

Born

May 30, 1878, in Peoria, IL

died

September 24, 1933, in Hollywood, CA, USA

bats / throws

Left / Left

height / weight

5-9 / 170
Average HOF LF
Hitting
70
Power
60
Running
60
Fielding
60
Throwing
70
*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
Played For
UNIFORM NUMBER
#none
BATTING ORDER
2
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
7-19-1899
FINAL GAME
10-1-1914
CAREER AGE
23-36
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
1905
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

29.0

career value

WAR7

26.9

long peak

WAR5C

18.3

prime

WAR3

16.9

short peak
Average HOF LF

67.4

Career Wins Above Replacement
Average HOF LF

41.9

war in best 7 seasons
Average HOF LF

30.5

war in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF LF

21.5

WAR in best 3 seasons

WIN SHARES

175.7

career value

WIN shares 7

150.0

long peak

Win SHares 5C

NA

prime

Win SHares 3

92.0

short peak
Average HOF LF

368.7

Career Win Shares
Average HOF LF

208.0

Win SHares In best 7 seasons
Average HOF LF

146.6

Win shares in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF LF

101.2

Win Shares in best 3 seasons

Position

#69

Left Field

ERA AT HIS POSITION

#6

1899—1914

All-Time

#572

POsition Players
UNRANKED
BILL JAMES POSITION
UNRANKED
BILL JAMES TOP 100
#68
HALL OF STATS POSITION
UNRANKED
JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
#67
JAWS POSITION
UNRANKED
JAWS TOP 100
.334
Batting Average
.389
On-Base Percentage
.465
Slugging Percentage
6
home runs per season
32
Stolen Bases per season