Paul Konerko

Paul Konerko

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WHY YOU SHOULD KNOW HIM:
Cult hero beloved by south side Chicago fans, known as “Paulie.”

primary position

First Base

primary team

Chicago White Sox

playing career

1997—2014

nickname

Paulie

Born

March 5, 1976, in Providence, RI

died

Still Living

bats / throws

Right / Right

height / weight

6-2 / 220

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Paul Konerko
Average HOF 1B
Hitting
60
Power
60
Running
30
Fielding
40
Throwing
40
*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
Also served as captain of the Chicago White Sox
UNIFORM NUMBER
#14
BATTING ORDER
4
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
9-8-1997
FINAL GAME
9-28-2014
CAREER AGE
21-38
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
2005
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

27.6

career value

WAR7

21.4

long peak

WAR5C

12.5

prime

WAR3

11.6

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

266.0

career value

WIN shares 7

159.1

long peak

Win SHares 5C

102.7

prime

Win SHares 3

80.2

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

#100

First Base

ERA AT HIS POSITION

#14

1997—2014

All-Time

#721

POsition Players
UNRANKED
BILL JAMES POSITION
UNRANKED
BILL JAMES TOP 100
#113
HALL OF STATS POSITION
UNRANKED
JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
#89
JAWS POSITION
UNRANKED
JAWS TOP 100
.279
Batting Average
.354
On-Base Percentage
.486
Slugging Percentage
30
home runs per season
1
Stolen Bases per season