Bill Nicholson

Position
Right Fielder
Years
1936-1953
Hall Rating
75
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Bill Nicholson is next eligible for the Hall of Fame via the Early Baseball Era Committee in 2021.
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Peak
46%
Longevity
54%

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Career Statistics

Win-Value Statistics
WAR WAA adjWAR adjWAA
About the stats
41.9 19.3 42.9 20.4
Run-Value Statistics
Bat Run DP Fld Pos
232 -1 6 14 -68
Season-by-Season Statistics
Year Team WAA WAR
1936 PHA (OAK) -0.4 -0.3
1939 CHC 0.1 1.0
1940 CHC 2.1 4.1
1941 CHC 1.7 3.9
1942 CHC 3.6 5.8
1943 CHC 4.8 6.9
1944 CHC 3.9 6.0
1945 CHC 0.3 2.4
1946 CHC -0.2 1.2
1947 CHC 1.3 3.5
1948 CHC 1.3 3.6
1949 PHI 0.5 1.9
1950 PHI -0.5 -0.2
1951 PHI 0.1 0.8
1952 PHI 0.6 1.0
1953 PHI 0.1 0.3
BBWAA Voting Results
Year Percentage
1960
0.4%
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