Sam Leever

Position
Pitcher
Years
1898-1910
Hall Rating
74
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Sam Leever is next eligible for the Hall of Fame via the Early Baseball Era Committee in 2022.
Sam Leever Photo
Peak
47%
Longevity
53%

Rankings by Hall Rating

Franchise Contributions by Hall Rating

Career Statistics

Win-Value Statistics
WAR WAA adjWAR adjWAA
About the stats
40.9 19.2 42.2 21.0
Run-Value Statistics
Bat Run DP Fld Pos Pit
-81 2 0 0 76 156
Season-by-Season Statistics
Year Team WAA WAR
1898 PIT 1.0 1.3
1899 PIT 3.4 6.7
1900 PIT 2.6 4.7
1901 PIT -0.1 1.2
1902 PIT 1.3 3.0
1903 PIT 3.7 6.0
1904 PIT 3.2 5.3
1905 PIT -0.2 1.6
1906 PIT 2.5 4.7
1907 PIT 1.3 3.0
1908 PIT 0.8 2.4
1909 PIT -0.6 -0.1
1910 PIT 0.2 1.1
BBWAA Voting Results
Year Percentage
1937
0.5%
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Frank Dwyer (74) 97
Lon Warneke (80) 98
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Deacon Phillippe (61) 108
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Jake Peavy (71) 116
Bob Shawkey (80) 116
Slim Sallee (68) 117
Ned Garver (77) 119
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Andy Messersmith (72) 121
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