Mike Sweeney

Mike Sweeney

Star

primary position

First Base

primary team

Kansas City Royals

playing career

1995—2010

nickname

Born

July 22, 1973, in Orange, CA

died

Still Living

bats / throws

Right / Right

height / weight

6-1 / 195
Average HOF 1B
Hitting
60
Power
60
Running
30
Fielding
30
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
Jeff Weaver
Had a celebrated fight with him that sparked a bench-clearing brawl between the Royals and Tigers
UNIFORM NUMBER
#29
BATTING ORDER
3
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
9-4-1995
FINAL GAME
10-3-2010
CAREER AGE
21-36
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
None
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

24.7

career value

WAR7

21.7

long peak

WAR5C

18.7

prime

WAR3

13.5

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

154.8

career value

WIN shares 7

116.9

long peak

Win SHares 5C

NA

prime

Win SHares 3

60.3

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

#90

First Base

ERA AT HIS POSITION

NR

1995—2010

All-Time

#650

POsition Players
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BILL JAMES POSITION
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BILL JAMES TOP 100
#12 (DH)
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
.297
Batting Average
.366
On-Base Percentage
.486
Slugging Percentage
24
home runs per season
6
Stolen Bases per season