Bobby Mathews

Position
Pitcher
Years
1871-1887
Hall Rating
85
Next Ballot
Bobby Mathews is next eligible for the Hall of Fame via the Early Baseball Era Committee in 2021.
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Peak
38%
Longevity
62%

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Career Statistics

Win-Value Statistics
WAR WAA adjWAR adjWAA
About the stats
55.1 20.9 38.4 28.9
Run-Value Statistics
Bat Run DP Fld Pos Pit
-157 0 0 -14 90 313
Season-by-Season Statistics
Year Team WAA WAR
1871 KEK 0.2 1.7
1872 BAL (BLC) 2.7 5.4
1873 NYU (NNA) 6.2 9.6
1874 NYU (NNA) 8.7 13.6
1875 NYU (NNA) 2.8 7.4
1876 NYU -1.4 2.5
1877 CIN (CNR) -3.2 -2.2
1879 PRO 0.5 2.1
1881 2 teams -2.9 -1.6
1881 PRO -2.3 -1.4
1881 BSN (ATL) -0.6 -0.2
1882 BSN (ATL) 1.2 3.6
1883 PHA 2.7 4.5
1884 PHA 1.6 3.6
1885 PHA 3.9 5.8
1886 PHA -0.9 0.0
1887 PHA -1.3 -1.0
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