Walker Cooper

Position
Catcher
Years
1940-1957
Hall Rating
61
Next Ballot
Walker Cooper is next eligible for the Hall of Fame via the Early Baseball Era Committee in 2021.
Peak
36%
Longevity
64%

Rankings by Hall Rating

Franchise Contributions by Hall Rating

Career Statistics

Win-Value Statistics
WAR WAA adjWAR adjWAA
About the stats
28.9 10.3 34.9 17.0
Run-Value Statistics
Bat Run DP Fld Pos
92 -4 -10 -15 41
Season-by-Season Statistics
Year Team WAA WAR
1940 STL 0.0 0.1
1941 STL -0.8 -0.1
1942 STL 0.8 2.4
1943 STL 1.7 3.2
1944 STL 2.1 3.5
1945 STL 0.1 0.1
1946 NYG (SFG) 0.2 1.3
1947 NYG (SFG) 3.2 5.3
1948 NYG (SFG) 0.5 1.7
1949 2 teams -0.5 1.5
1949 NYG (SFG) -0.9 -0.2
1949 CIN 0.4 1.7
1950 2 teams 1.6 3.2
1950 CIN -0.7 -0.5
1950 BSN (ATL) 2.3 3.7
1951 BSN (ATL) 2.2 3.6
1952 BSN (ATL) -0.6 0.9
1953 MLN (ATL) -0.8 -0.2
1954 2 teams 1.0 1.8
1954 PIT -0.1 0.0
1954 CHC 1.1 1.8
1955 CHC 0.3 0.7
1956 STL -0.6 -0.3
1957 STL -0.1 0.2
BBWAA Voting Results
Year Percentage
1968
2.8%
1969
1.5%
1970
3.0%
1971
1.9%
1972
2.0%
1973
2.1%
1974
2.5%
1975
3.6%
1976
14.4%
1977
11.7%
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