Yunel Escobar

Yunel Escobar

Regular

primary position

Shortstop

primary team

Atlanta Braves

playing career

2007—2017

nickname

Born

November 2, 1982, in La Habana, La Habana, Cuba

died

Still Living

bats / throws

Right / Right

height / weight

6-2 / 215

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Yunel Escobar
Average HOF SS
Hitting
60
Power
40
Running
50
Fielding
50
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
Boyhood friend in Cuba
UNIFORM NUMBER
#19
BATTING ORDER
1
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
6-2-2007
FINAL GAME
8-6-2017
CAREER AGE
24-34
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
None
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

26.7

career value

WAR7

23.2

long peak

WAR5C

17.3

prime

WAR3

12.4

short peak
Average HOF SS

65.9

Career Wins Above Replacement
Average HOF SS

42.1

war in best 7 seasons
Average HOF SS

29.8

war in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF SS

21.3

WAR in best 3 seasons

WIN SHARES

149.0

career value

WIN shares 7

111.0

long peak

Win SHares 5C

NA

prime

Win SHares 3

55.8

short peak
Average HOF SS

327.4

Career Win Shares
Average HOF SS

189.4

Win SHares In best 7 seasons
Average HOF SS

133.0

Win shares in best 5 consecutive
Average HOF SS

92.3

Win Shares in best 3 seasons

Position

#80

Shortstop

ERA AT HIS POSITION

#5

2007—2017

All-Time

#624

POsition Players
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BILL JAMES POSITION
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BILL JAMES TOP 100
#89
HALL OF STATS POSITION
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JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
#85
JAWS POSITION
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JAWS TOP 100
.282
Batting Average
.350
On-Base Percentage
.386
Slugging Percentage
10
home runs per season
4
Stolen Bases per season