Wally Post

Star

primary position

Right Field

primary team

Cincinnati Reds

playing career

1949—1964

nickname

Born

July 9, 1929, in St. Wendelin, OH

died

January 6, 1982, in St. Henry, OH, USA

bats / throws

Right / Right

height / weight

6-1 / 190

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Average HOF RF
Hitting
60
Power
50
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
Also removed from the NL All-Star team in 1957 by commissioner Ford Frick because of alleged ballot stuffing by fans in Cincinnati.
UNIFORM NUMBER
Not in our database
BATTING ORDER
4
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
9-18-1949
FINAL GAME
5-9-1964
CAREER AGE
19-34
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
None
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

18.2

career value

WAR7

17.8

long peak

WAR5C

12.8

prime

WAR3

11.6

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

116.9

career value

WIN shares 7

114.3

long peak

Win SHares 5C

NA

prime

Win SHares 3

74.5

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

NR

Right Field

ERA AT HIS POSITION

NR

1949—1964

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#939

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JAWS POSITION
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JAWS TOP 100
.266
Batting Average
.323
On-Base Percentage
.485
Slugging Percentage
28
home runs per season
3
Stolen Bases per season