Willie McCovey

Position
First Baseman
Years
1959–1980
Hall Rating
126
Hall of Fame
Inductee
Hall of Stats
Inductee
Hall of Merit
Inductee
Induction Note
Inducted into the Hall of Fame in 1986 via BBWAA.
Willie McCovey Photo
Peak
47%
Longevity
53%

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Career Statistics

Win-Value Statistics
WAR WAA adjWAR adjWAA
About the stats
64.5 30.3 64.6 38.8
Run-Value Statistics
Bat Run DP Fld Pos
486 -14 4 -68 -120
Season-by-Season Statistics
Year Team WAA WAR
1959 SFG 2.3 3.1
1960 SFG 0.6 1.7
1961 SFG 1.2 2.7
1962 SFG 0.9 1.9
1963 SFG 3.9 6.5
1964 SFG -1.8 -0.1
1965 SFG 3.4 5.8
1966 SFG 3.7 5.9
1967 SFG 3.0 5.0
1968 SFG 4.8 7.0
1969 SFG 5.9 8.1
1970 SFG 4.4 6.6
1971 SFG 1.2 2.6
1972 SFG -1.5 -0.5
1973 SFG 1.6 3.1
1974 SDP 1.8 3.2
1975 SDP 0.1 1.6
1976 2 teams -0.6 0.3
1976 SDP -0.3 0.5
1976 OAK -0.3 -0.2
1977 SFG -0.4 1.3
1978 SFG -1.9 -0.7
1979 SFG -1.1 0.1
1980 SFG -1.2 -0.7
BBWAA Voting Results
Year Percentage
1986
81.4%
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