Ron Fairly

Ron Fairly

Regular
WHY YOU SHOULD KNOW HIM:
Red-headed professional hitter who spent 21 years in the game. Made first All-Star team when he was 34 years old.

primary position

First Base

primary team

Los Angeles Dodgers

playing career

1958—1978

nickname

Red

Born

July 12, 1938, in Macon, GA

died

October 30, 2019, in Palm Desert, CA, USA

bats / throws

Left / Left

height / weight

5-10 / 175

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Average HOF 1B
Hitting
60
Power
50
Running
40
Fielding
50
Throwing
50
*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
#6
BATTING ORDER
4
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
9-9-1958
FINAL GAME
9-23-1978
CAREER AGE
19-39
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
1959-1963, 1965
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

35.2

career value

WAR7

23.9

long peak

WAR5C

16.3

prime

WAR3

12.3

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

267.8

career value

WIN shares 7

142.4

long peak

Win SHares 5C

100.0

prime

Win SHares 3

67.5

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

#68

First Base

ERA AT HIS POSITION

#10

1958—1978

All-Time

#503

POsition Players
#58
BILL JAMES POSITION
UNRANKED
BILL JAMES TOP 100
#63
HALL OF STATS POSITION
UNRANKED
JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
#71
JAWS POSITION
UNRANKED
JAWS TOP 100
.266
Batting Average
.360
On-Base Percentage
.408
Slugging Percentage
14
home runs per season
2
Stolen Bases per season