Taffy Wright

Taffy Wright

Regular

primary position

Right Field

primary team

Chicago White Sox

playing career

1938—1949

nickname

Born

August 10, 1911, in Tabor City, NC

died

October 22, 1981, in Orlando, FL, USA

bats / throws

Left / Right

height / weight

5-10 / 180
Average HOF RF
Hitting
60
Power
50
Running
50
Fielding
40
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
Traded For
UNIFORM NUMBER
Not in our database
BATTING ORDER
Not in our database
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
4-18-1938
FINAL GAME
9-16-1949
CAREER AGE
26-37
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
None
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

16.7

career value

WAR7

16.3

long peak

WAR5C

13.8

prime

WAR3

8.8

short peak
Average HOF RF

73.9

Career Wins Above Replacement
Average HOF RF

43.3

war in best 7 seasons
Average HOF RF

30.3

war in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF RF

21.4

WAR in best 3 seasons

WIN SHARES

123.6

career value

WIN shares 7

112.4

long peak

Win SHares 5C

NA

prime

Win SHares 3

61.7

short peak
Average HOF RF

389.8

Career Win Shares
Average HOF RF

205.2

Win SHares In best 7 seasons
Average HOF RF

142.5

Win shares in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF RF

96.9

Win Shares in best 3 seasons

Position

#89

Right Field

ERA AT HIS POSITION

NR

1938—1949

All-Time

#635

POsition Players
#110
BILL JAMES POSITION
UNRANKED
BILL JAMES TOP 100
#155
HALL OF STATS POSITION
UNRANKED
JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
UNRANKED
JAWS POSITION
UNRANKED
JAWS TOP 100
.311
Batting Average
.376
On-Base Percentage
.423
Slugging Percentage
6
home runs per season
5
Stolen Bases per season