Cap Anson

Position
First Baseman
Years
1871-1897
Hall Rating
215
Hall of Fame (1939 via Old Timers)
Inductee
Hall of Stats
Inductee
Hall of Merit
Inductee
Cap Anson Photo
Peak
59%
Longevity
41%

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Career Statistics

Win-Value Statistics
WAR WAA adjWAR adjWAA
About the stats
93.8 55.1 127.2 56.4
Run-Value Statistics
Bat Run DP Fld Pos Pit
629 -29 0 59 8 -2
Season-by-Season Statistics
Year Team WAA WAR
1871 ROK 0.5 0.8
1872 ATH (PNA) 1.7 2.4
1873 ATH (PNA) 1.2 2.0
1874 ATH (PNA) 1.0 1.9
1875 ATH (PNA) 1.3 2.4
1876 CHC 2.7 3.7
1877 CHC 1.3 2.2
1878 CHC 0.8 1.7
1879 CHC 1.4 2.2
1880 CHC 3.7 5.0
1881 CHC 4.5 5.9
1882 CHC 3.1 4.4
1883 CHC 0.8 2.4
1884 CHC 3.2 4.9
1885 CHC 2.1 3.8
1886 CHC 5.0 6.9
1887 CHC 3.4 5.2
1888 CHC 4.8 6.9
1889 CHC 4.4 6.4
1890 CHC 3.2 5.4
1891 CHC 1.8 3.9
1892 CHC 1.0 3.2
1893 CHC 0.7 2.3
1894 CHC 1.6 2.9
1895 CHC 0.2 2.1
1896 CHC 0.6 2.2
1897 CHC -0.7 1.0
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