George Burns

Position
First Baseman
Years
1914-1929
Hall Rating
52
Next Ballot
George Burns is next eligible for the Hall of Fame via the Early Baseball Era Committee in 2021.
Peak
19%
Longevity
81%

Rankings by Hall Rating

Franchise Contributions by Hall Rating

Career Statistics

Win-Value Statistics
WAR WAA adjWAR adjWAA
About the stats
34.4 6.4 35.9 10.6
Run-Value Statistics
Bat Run DP Fld Pos
105 7 0 22 -71
Season-by-Season Statistics
Year Team WAA WAR
1914 DET 1.0 3.2
1915 DET -0.8 1.0
1916 DET -0.3 1.7
1917 DET -1.5 0.3
1918 PHA (OAK) 3.7 5.9
1919 PHA (OAK) 0.1 2.1
1920 2 teams -0.3 0.2
1920 PHA (OAK) -0.2 0.1
1920 CLE -0.1 0.1
1921 CLE 0.7 1.7
1922 BOS 0.0 2.3
1923 BOS 1.8 4.1
1924 CLE 0.5 2.4
1925 CLE 0.3 2.3
1926 CLE 2.5 5.0
1927 CLE 0.0 2.3
1928 2 teams -0.8 0.1
1928 CLE -0.8 0.1
1928 NYY 0.0 0.0
1929 2 teams -0.5 -0.2
1929 NYY -0.3 -0.2
1929 PHA (OAK) -0.2 0.0
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