Bucky Dent

Regular

primary position

Shortstop

primary team

New York Yankees

playing career

1973—1984

nickname

Born

November 25, 1951, in Savannah, GA

died

Still Living

bats / throws

Right / Right

height / weight

5-9 / 170

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Average HOF SS
Hitting
20
Power
20
Running
50
Fielding
60
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
Historic home run victim
UNIFORM NUMBER
Not in our database
BATTING ORDER
9
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
6-1-1973
FINAL GAME
9-11-1984
CAREER AGE
21-32
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
1977-78
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

17.5

career value

WAR7

17.1

long peak

WAR5C

14.4

prime

WAR3

9.4

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

112.8

career value

WIN shares 7

110.2

long peak

Win SHares 5C

NA

prime

Win SHares 3

60.5

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

NR

Shortstop

ERA AT HIS POSITION

#13

1973—1984

All-Time

#934

POsition Players
#94
BILL JAMES POSITION
UNRANKED
BILL JAMES TOP 100
#145
HALL OF STATS POSITION
UNRANKED
JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
UNRANKED
JAWS POSITION
UNRANKED
JAWS TOP 100
.247
Batting Average
.297
On-Base Percentage
.321
Slugging Percentage
5
home runs per season
2
Stolen Bases per season