Don Drysdale

Position
Pitcher
Years
1956–1969
Hall Rating
115
Hall of Fame
Inductee
Hall of Stats
Inductee
Hall of Merit
Inductee
Induction Note
Inducted into the Hall of Fame in 1984 via BBWAA.
Don Drysdale Photo
Peak
51%
Longevity
49%

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Career Statistics

Win-Value Statistics
WAR WAA adjWAR adjWAA
About the stats
67.3 34.5 68.5 30.2
Run-Value Statistics
Bat Run DP Fld Pos Pit
-84 -5 -4 0 1 246
Season-by-Season Statistics
Year Team WAA WAR
1956 BRO (LAD) 1.0 1.9
1957 BRO (LAD) 3.7 5.8
1958 LAD 1.7 3.8
1959 LAD 3.7 6.3
1960 LAD 4.5 7.2
1961 LAD 3.4 5.9
1962 LAD 2.8 5.9
1963 LAD 1.7 4.8
1964 LAD 5.2 8.3
1965 LAD 2.4 5.4
1966 LAD 0.7 3.2
1967 LAD 1.9 4.4
1968 LAD 2.6 4.7
1969 LAD -0.8 -0.3
BBWAA Voting Results
Year Percentage
1975
21.0%
1976
29.4%
1977
51.4%
1978
57.8%
1979
53.9%
1980
61.8%
1981
60.6%
1982
56.1%
1983
64.7%
1984
78.4%
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