Steve Finley

Steve Finley

Star
WHY YOU SHOULD KNOW HIM:
Never seemed to age: in 2003 at the age of 38 he became the oldest player to lead the league in triples; when he was 41, he became the only man to play 100 games in center field after the age of 40.

primary position

Center Field

primary team

Diamondbacks

playing career

1989—2007

nickname

Born

March 12, 1965, in Union City, TN

died

Still Living

bats / throws

Left / Left

height / weight

6-2 / 175
Average HOF CF
Hitting
60
Power
50
Running
60
Fielding
60
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
Debuted the same day
UNIFORM NUMBER
#12
BATTING ORDER
2
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
4-3-1989
FINAL GAME
6-3-2007
CAREER AGE
24-42
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
2001
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

44.2

career value

WAR7

31.9

long peak

WAR5C

18.2

prime

WAR3

16.5

short peak
Average HOF CF

71.3

Career Wins Above Replacement
Average HOF CF

44.2

war in best 7 seasons
Average HOF CF

32.3

war in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF CF

22.0

WAR in best 3 seasons

WIN SHARES

305.4

career value

WIN shares 7

162.9

long peak

Win SHares 5C

107.1

prime

Win SHares 3

79.2

short peak
Average HOF CF

373.6

Career Win Shares
Average HOF CF

214.5

Win SHares In best 7 seasons
Average HOF CF

153.7

Win shares in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF CF

102.8

Win Shares in best 3 seasons

Position

#45

Center Field

ERA AT HIS POSITION

#7

1989—2007

All-Time

#305

POsition Players
#74
BILL JAMES POSITION
UNRANKED
BILL JAMES TOP 100
#44
HALL OF STATS POSITION
UNRANKED
JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
#41
JAWS POSITION
UNRANKED
JAWS TOP 100
.271
Batting Average
.332
On-Base Percentage
.442
Slugging Percentage
19
home runs per season
20
Stolen Bases per season