Mike Schmidt

Mike Schmidt

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WHY YOU SHOULD KNOW HIM:
Everybody says he’s the greatest third baseman ever. They’re right.

primary position

Third Base

primary team

Philadelphia Phillies

playing career

1972—1989

nickname

Schmitty

Born

September 27, 1949, in Dayton, OH

died

Still Living

bats / throws

Right / Right

height / weight

6-2 / 195
Average HOF 3B
Hitting
60
Power
80
Running
50
Fielding
60
Throwing
60
*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
Replaced
UNIFORM NUMBER
#20
BATTING ORDER
4
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
9-12-1972
FINAL GAME
5-28-1989
CAREER AGE
22-39
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
1980
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

106.9

career value

WAR7

58.6

long peak

WAR5C

40.4

prime

WAR3

27.4

short peak
Average HOF 3B

69.0

Career Wins Above Replacement
Average HOF 3B

43.3

war in best 7 seasons
Average HOF 3B

31.0

war in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF 3B

21.4

WAR in best 3 seasons

WIN SHARES

465.3

career value

WIN shares 7

247.9

long peak

Win SHares 5C

172.5

prime

Win SHares 3

112.9

short peak
Average HOF 3B

347.8

Career Win Shares
Average HOF 3B

200.2

Win SHares In best 7 seasons
Average HOF 3B

142.5

Win shares in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF 3B

95.5

Win Shares in best 3 seasons

Position

#1

Third Base

ERA AT HIS POSITION

#1

1972—1989

All-Time

#15

POsition Players
#1
BILL JAMES POSITION
#21
BILL JAMES TOP 100
#1
HALL OF STATS POSITION
#21
JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
#1
JAWS POSITION
#17
JAWS TOP 100
.267
Batting Average
.380
On-Base Percentage
.527
Slugging Percentage
37
home runs per season
12
Stolen Bases per season