Joe Cronin

Position
Shortstop
Years
1926–1945
Hall Rating
121
Hall of Fame
Inductee
Hall of Stats
Inductee
Hall of Merit
Inductee
Induction Note
Inducted into the Hall of Fame in 1956 via BBWAA.
Joe Cronin Photo
Peak
52%
Longevity
48%

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Career Statistics

Win-Value Statistics
WAR WAA adjWAR adjWAA
About the stats
64.8 33.6 66.4 35.0
Run-Value Statistics
Bat Run DP Fld Pos
244 -5 -19 28 122
Season-by-Season Statistics
Year Team WAA WAR
1926 PIT 0.1 0.4
1927 PIT -0.2 -0.2
1928 WSH (MIN) -0.4 0.6
1929 WSH (MIN) 1.4 3.8
1930 WSH (MIN) 5.9 8.5
1931 WSH (MIN) 4.3 6.8
1932 WSH (MIN) 4.0 6.3
1933 WSH (MIN) 4.7 7.1
1934 WSH (MIN) 1.7 3.7
1935 BOS 0.4 2.8
1936 BOS -0.6 0.6
1937 BOS 0.9 3.2
1938 BOS 4.0 6.2
1939 BOS 1.8 3.9
1940 BOS 1.9 4.0
1941 BOS 2.8 4.9
1942 BOS 0.4 0.7
1943 BOS 0.7 0.9
1944 BOS -0.4 0.3
1945 BOS 0.2 0.3
BBWAA Voting Results
Year Percentage
1947
3.7%
1948
20.7%
1949
21.6%
1949
8.6% (Run-Off)
1950
19.6%
1951
19.5%
1952
20.5%
1953
26.1%
1954
33.7%
1955
53.8%
1956
78.8%
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