Tillie Walker

Tillie Walker

Regular
WHY YOU SHOULD KNOW HIM:
Followed Babe Ruth’s lead and changed his swing to swat homers. Led league with 11 in 1918.

primary position

Left Field

primary team

Philadelphia A's

playing career

1911—1923

nickname

Born

September 4, 1887, in Telford, TN

died

September 21, 1959, in Unicoi, TN, USA

bats / throws

Right / Right

height / weight

5-11 / 165
Average HOF LF
Hitting
60
Power
60
Running
40
Fielding
30
Throwing
40
*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
Tied Ruth for the home runr title in 1918
UNIFORM NUMBER
#none
BATTING ORDER
3
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
6-10-1911
FINAL GAME
10-6-1923
CAREER AGE
23-35
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
1916
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

25.5

career value

WAR7

23.5

long peak

WAR5C

15.4

prime

WAR3

13.3

short peak
Average HOF LF

67.4

Career Wins Above Replacement
Average HOF LF

41.9

war in best 7 seasons
Average HOF LF

30.5

war in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF LF

21.5

WAR in best 3 seasons

WIN SHARES

161.9

career value

WIN shares 7

127.6

long peak

Win SHares 5C

NA

prime

Win SHares 3

67.0

short peak
Average HOF LF

368.7

Career Win Shares
Average HOF LF

208.0

Win SHares In best 7 seasons
Average HOF LF

146.6

Win shares in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF LF

101.2

Win Shares in best 3 seasons

Position

#96

Left Field

ERA AT HIS POSITION

NR

1911—1923

All-Time

#719

POsition Players
#113
BILL JAMES POSITION
UNRANKED
BILL JAMES TOP 100
#104
HALL OF STATS POSITION
UNRANKED
JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
#87
JAWS POSITION
UNRANKED
JAWS TOP 100
.281
Batting Average
.339
On-Base Percentage
.427
Slugging Percentage
13
home runs per season
15
Stolen Bases per season