Billy Hamilton

Position
Center Fielder
Years
1888-1901
Hall Rating
131
Hall of Fame (1961 via Veterans)
Inductee
Hall of Stats
Inductee
Hall of Merit
Inductee
Billy Hamilton Photo
Peak
62%
Longevity
38%

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Franchise Contributions by Hall Rating

Career Statistics

Win-Value Statistics
WAR WAA adjWAR adjWAA
About the stats
63.3 39.4 68.8 39.6
Run-Value Statistics
Bat Run DP Fld Pos
499 53 0 30 -86
Season-by-Season Statistics
Year Team WAA WAR
1888 KCC -0.1 0.2
1889 KCC 1.5 2.9
1890 PHI 2.5 4.4
1891 PHI 4.5 6.6
1892 PHI 4.0 6.1
1893 PHI 3.7 5.0
1894 PHI 6.1 8.2
1895 PHI 4.2 6.1
1896 BSN (ATL) 3.7 5.8
1897 BSN (ATL) 2.9 4.9
1898 BSN (ATL) 2.9 4.6
1899 BSN (ATL) 0.6 1.9
1900 BSN (ATL) 2.1 4.2
1901 BSN (ATL) 0.9 2.4
BBWAA Voting Results
Year Percentage
Inducted to Hall of Fame in 1961 via Veterans
1942
0.4%
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