Will Clark

Will Clark

Superstar
WHY YOU SHOULD KNOW HIM:
The Thrill always met the challenge: was a fiery competitor and a great postseason performer. Known for his shrill voice and scowl.

primary position

First Base

primary team

San Francisco Giants

playing career

1986—2000

nickname

The Thrill

Born

March 13, 1964, in New Orleans, LA

died

Still Living

bats / throws

Left / Left

height / weight

6-2 / 190

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Average HOF 1B
Hitting
70
Power
70
Running
40
Fielding
50
Throwing
60
*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
Rival
UNIFORM NUMBER
#22
BATTING ORDER
3
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
4-8-1986
FINAL GAME
10-1-2000
CAREER AGE
22-36
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
None
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

56.5

career value

WAR7

36.0

long peak

WAR5C

28.2

prime

WAR3

20.4

short peak
Average HOF 1B

66.5

Career Wins Above Replacement
Average HOF 1B

42.5

war in best 7 seasons
Average HOF 1B

30.5

war in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF 1B

20.9

WAR in best 3 seasons

WIN SHARES

321.4

career value

WIN shares 7

200.0

long peak

Win SHares 5C

154.3

prime

Win SHares 3

103.4

short peak
Average HOF 1B

348.1

Career Win Shares
Average HOF 1B

202.5

Win SHares In best 7 seasons
Average HOF 1B

142.5

Win shares in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF 1B

97.0

Win Shares in best 3 seasons

Position

#18

First Base

ERA AT HIS POSITION

#5

1986—2000

All-Time

#124

POsition Players
#13
BILL JAMES POSITION
UNRANKED
BILL JAMES TOP 100
#26
HALL OF STATS POSITION
UNRANKED
JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
#26
JAWS POSITION
UNRANKED
JAWS TOP 100
.303
Batting Average
.384
On-Base Percentage
.497
Slugging Percentage
23
home runs per season
5
Stolen Bases per season