Don Baylor

Position
Designated Hitter
Years
1970-1988
Hall Rating
41
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Don Baylor is next eligible for the Hall of Fame via the Modern Baseball Era Committee in 2023.

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Career Statistics

Win-Value Statistics
WAR WAA adjWAR adjWAA
About the stats
28.5 -2.7 28.8 8.3
Run-Value Statistics
Bat Run DP Fld Pos
183 13 -14 -57 -162
Season-by-Season Statistics
Year Team WAA WAR
1970 BAL -0.1 -0.1
1971 BAL 0.1 0.2
1972 BAL 0.8 2.3
1973 BAL 1.7 3.3
1974 BAL -0.1 1.8
1975 BAL 0.9 3.0
1976 OAK 0.6 2.9
1977 CAL (LAA) -1.8 0.4
1978 CAL (LAA) -0.7 1.6
1979 CAL (LAA) 1.4 3.7
1980 CAL (LAA) -2.7 -1.5
1981 CAL (LAA) 0.0 1.4
1982 CAL (LAA) -1.6 0.6
1983 NYY 1.6 3.5
1984 NYY 1.2 3.0
1985 NYY -1.1 0.7
1986 BOS -0.5 1.6
1987 2 teams -1.2 0.3
1987 BOS -0.9 0.4
1987 MIN -0.3 -0.1
1988 OAK -1.3 -0.3
BBWAA Voting Results
Year Percentage
1994
2.6%
1995
2.6%
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