Ken Griffey Sr.

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WHY YOU SHOULD KNOW HIM:
Father of Junior; fleet-footed, high-average right fielder for The Big Red Machine.

primary position

Right Field

primary team

Big Red Machine

playing career

1973—1991

nickname

Born

April 10, 1950, in Donora, PA

died

Still Living

bats / throws

Left / Left

height / weight

5-11 / 190

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Ken Griffey Sr.
Average HOF RF
Hitting
70
Power
40
Running
70
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
Son
UNIFORM NUMBER
#30
BATTING ORDER
2
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT
8-25-1973
FINAL GAME
5-31-1991
CAREER AGE
23-41
MEMBER OF WORLD CHAMPIONS
1976-77
WAR
Win Shares

WAR

34.5

career value

WAR7

23.5

long peak

WAR5C

17.7

prime

WAR3

12.6

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

259.9

career value

WIN shares 7

150.3

long peak

Win SHares 5C

120.3

prime

Win SHares 3

72.8

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

#71

Right Field

ERA AT HIS POSITION

#11

1973—1991

All-Time

#465

POsition Players
#32
BILL JAMES POSITION
UNRANKED
BILL JAMES TOP 100
#76
HALL OF STATS POSITION
UNRANKED
JOE POSNANSKI TOP 100
#73
JAWS POSITION
UNRANKED
JAWS TOP 100
.296
Batting Average
.359
On-Base Percentage
.431
Slugging Percentage
12
home runs per season
15
Stolen Bases per season