Whitey Kurowski

Whitey Kurowski

Regular

primary position

Third Base

primary team

St. Louis Cardinals

playing career

1941—1949

nickname

Born

April 19, 1918, in Reading, PA

died

December 9, 1999, in Sinking Spring, PA, USA

bats / throws

Right / Right

height / weight

5-11 / 193
Average HOF 3B
Hitting
40
Power
40
Running
50
Fielding
60
Throwing
70
*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
Same hometown
UNIFORM NUMBER
#1
BATTING ORDER
5
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
9-23-1941
FINAL GAME
10-1-1949
CAREER AGE
23-31
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
1942, 1944, 1946
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

24.5

career value

WAR7

24.1

long peak

WAR5C

22.0

prime

WAR3

15.6

short peak
Average HOF 3B

69.0

Career Wins Above Replacement
Average HOF 3B

43.3

war in best 7 seasons
Average HOF 3B

31.0

war in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF 3B

21.4

WAR in best 3 seasons

WIN SHARES

135.9

career value

WIN shares 7

135.4

long peak

Win SHares 5C

117.2

prime

Win SHares 3

78.5

short peak
Average HOF 3B

347.8

Career Win Shares
Average HOF 3B

200.2

Win SHares In best 7 seasons
Average HOF 3B

142.5

Win shares in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF 3B

95.5

Win Shares in best 3 seasons

Position

#79

Third Base

ERA AT HIS POSITION

#4

1941—1949

All-Time

#560

POsition Players
#50
BILL JAMES POSITION
UNRANKED
BILL JAMES TOP 100
#85
HALL OF STATS POSITION
UNRANKED
JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
#83
JAWS POSITION
UNRANKED
JAWS TOP 100
.286
Batting Average
.366
On-Base Percentage
.455
Slugging Percentage
19
home runs per season
3
Stolen Bases per season