Shanty Hogan

Regular

primary position

Catcher

primary team

New York Giants

playing career

1925—1937

nickname

Born

March 21, 1906, in Somerville, MA

died

April 7, 1967, in Boston, MA, USA

bats / throws

Right / Right

height / weight

6-1 / 240
Average HOF C
Also a pre-World War II catcher who struggled with his weight
UNIFORM NUMBER
Not in our database
BATTING ORDER
Not in our database
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
6-23-1925
FINAL GAME
6-13-1937
CAREER AGE
19-31
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
None
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

14.9

career value

WAR7

14.3

long peak

WAR5C

10.8

prime

WAR3

9.3

short peak
Average HOF C

57.6

Career Wins Above Replacement
Average HOF C

37.1

war in best 7 seasons
Average HOF C

26.7

war in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF C

18.4

WAR in best 3 seasons

WIN SHARES

NA

career value

WIN shares 7

NA

long peak

Win SHares 5C

NA

prime

Win SHares 3

NA

short peak
Average HOF C

307.6

Career Win Shares
Average HOF C

181.0

Win SHares In best 7 seasons
Average HOF C

128.9

Win shares in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF C

87.6

Win Shares in best 3 seasons

Position

NR

Catcher

ERA AT HIS POSITION

#7

1925—1937

All-Time

NR

POsition Players
#94
BILL JAMES POSITION
UNRANKED
BILL JAMES TOP 100
#113
HALL OF STATS POSITION
UNRANKED
JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
UNRANKED
JAWS POSITION
UNRANKED
JAWS TOP 100
.295
Batting Average
.348
On-Base Percentage
.406
Slugging Percentage
10
home runs per season
1
Stolen Bases per season