Paul Blair

Position
Center Fielder
Years
1964-1980
Hall Rating
74
Next Ballot
Paul Blair is next eligible for the Hall of Fame via the Modern Baseball Era Committee in 2023.
Peak
39%
Longevity
61%

Rankings by Hall Rating

Franchise Contributions by Hall Rating

Career Statistics

Win-Value Statistics
WAR WAA adjWAR adjWAA
About the stats
37.8 14.7 37.8 22.6
Run-Value Statistics
Bat Run DP Fld Pos
-33 3 0 174 -8
Season-by-Season Statistics
Year Team WAA WAR
1964 BAL -0.2 -0.2
1965 BAL -0.8 0.5
1966 BAL 0.9 2.0
1967 BAL 4.7 6.8
1968 BAL 0.6 2.2
1969 BAL 4.9 7.1
1970 BAL 3.9 5.9
1971 BAL 0.9 2.9
1972 BAL 0.5 2.5
1973 BAL 3.1 5.0
1974 BAL 3.2 5.3
1975 BAL -0.8 0.9
1976 BAL -2.5 -1.1
1977 NYY -0.1 0.5
1978 NYY -1.3 -0.8
1979 2 teams -2.1 -1.6
1979 NYY 0.0 0.0
1979 CIN -2.1 -1.6
1980 NYY -0.1 0.0
BBWAA Voting Results
Year Percentage
1986
1.9%
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