Roy Smalley

Roy Smalley

Star
WHY YOU SHOULD KNOW HIM:
Star at USC, had several fine seasons for Twins where he played under his uncle, Gene Mauch.

primary position

Shortstop

primary team

Minnesota Twins

playing career

1975—1987

nickname

Born

October 25, 1952, in Los Angeles, CA

died

Still Living

bats / throws

Both / Right

height / weight

6-1 / 185

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Roy Smalley
Average HOF SS
Hitting
60
Power
50
Running
50
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
Father
UNIFORM NUMBER
#5
BATTING ORDER
2
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
4-30-1975
FINAL GAME
10-4-1987
CAREER AGE
22-34
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
None
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

27.9

career value

WAR7

23.8

long peak

WAR5C

18.4

prime

WAR3

13.6

short peak
Average HOF SS

65.9

Career Wins Above Replacement
Average HOF SS

42.1

war in best 7 seasons
Average HOF SS

29.8

war in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF SS

21.3

WAR in best 3 seasons

WIN SHARES

179.0

career value

WIN shares 7

132.6

long peak

Win SHares 5C

NA

prime

Win SHares 3

64.6

short peak
Average HOF SS

327.4

Career Win Shares
Average HOF SS

189.4

Win SHares In best 7 seasons
Average HOF SS

133.0

Win shares in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF SS

92.3

Win Shares in best 3 seasons

Position

#70

Shortstop

ERA AT HIS POSITION

#6

1975—1987

All-Time

#573

POsition Players
#55
BILL JAMES POSITION
UNRANKED
BILL JAMES TOP 100
#84
HALL OF STATS POSITION
UNRANKED
JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
#76
JAWS POSITION
UNRANKED
JAWS TOP 100
.257
Batting Average
.345
On-Base Percentage
.395
Slugging Percentage
16
home runs per season
3
Stolen Bases per season