Bill Buckner

Position
First Baseman
Years
1969-1990
Hall Rating
22
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Bill Buckner is next eligible for the Hall of Fame via the Modern Baseball Era Committee in 2023.

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Franchise Contributions by Hall Rating

Career Statistics

Win-Value Statistics
WAR WAA adjWAR adjWAA
About the stats
15.1 -17.1 15.5 4.7
Run-Value Statistics
Bat Run DP Fld Pos
-38 -8 -6 12 -120
Season-by-Season Statistics
Year Team WAA WAR
1969 LAD 0.0 0.0
1970 LAD -0.7 -0.4
1971 LAD -0.3 1.0
1972 LAD 1.0 2.3
1973 LAD -1.3 0.6
1974 LAD 1.1 3.1
1975 LAD -1.0 0.0
1976 LAD 0.9 3.0
1977 CHC -2.1 -0.7
1978 CHC -0.6 0.9
1979 CHC -1.1 1.0
1980 CHC -0.6 1.5
1981 CHC -0.3 1.2
1982 CHC 1.3 3.7
1983 CHC -0.7 1.5
1984 2 teams -2.5 -0.8
1984 CHC -0.7 -0.5
1984 BOS -1.8 -0.3
1985 BOS -0.7 1.5
1986 BOS -2.3 -0.3
1987 2 teams -2.1 -0.5
1987 BOS -2.4 -1.4
1987 CAL (LAA) 0.3 0.9
1988 2 teams -2.2 -1.3
1988 CAL (LAA) -0.4 -0.3
1988 KCR -1.8 -1.0
1989 KCR -1.8 -1.2
1990 BOS -0.9 -0.7
BBWAA Voting Results
Year Percentage
1996
2.1%
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