Jim Piersall

Position
Center Fielder
Years
1950-1967
Hall Rating
54
Next Ballot
Jim Piersall is next eligible for the Hall of Fame via the Golden Days Era Committee in 2021.
Peak
31%
Longevity
69%

Articles Mentioning Jim Piersall

Rankings by Hall Rating

Franchise Contributions by Hall Rating

Career Statistics

Win-Value Statistics
WAR WAA adjWAR adjWAA
About the stats
29.2 9.1 29.8 15.6
Run-Value Statistics
Bat Run DP Fld Pos
-51 8 -14 182 -24
Season-by-Season Statistics
Year Team WAA WAR
1950 BOS 0.1 0.1
1952 BOS 0.2 0.8
1953 BOS 1.3 3.3
1954 BOS 0.8 2.5
1955 BOS 2.8 4.7
1956 BOS 2.8 4.8
1957 BOS 0.8 2.8
1958 BOS -0.2 1.3
1959 CLE 0.5 1.6
1960 CLE 1.7 3.3
1961 CLE 3.3 4.8
1962 WSA (TEX) -2.6 -1.1
1963 3 teams -2.4 -1.3
1963 WSA (TEX) -0.4 -0.1
1963 NYM -1.6 -1.0
1963 LAA -0.4 -0.2
1964 LAA 1.2 2.0
1965 CAL (LAA) 0.2 0.6
1966 CAL (LAA) -1.3 -0.9
1967 CAL (LAA) -0.1 -0.1
Similar in Value to Jim Piersall
Player (Hall Rating) Similarity
Paul Blair (74) 125
Darin Erstad (53) 135
Mark Ellis (58) 186
Alex Gordon (63) 211
Clete Boyer (45) 218
Alex Rios (49) 228
Terry Turner (61) 244
Garry Maddox (66) 249
Scott Fletcher (57) 250
Brian Jordan (65) 255
Terry Pendleton (48) 262
Lance Johnson (54) 265
Orlando Hudson (54) 271
Brett Gardner (67) 273
Carlos Gomez (44) 280
J.J. Hardy (46) 283
Curt Flood (73) 284
Dots Miller (28) 290
Mark Kotsay (37) 290
Dave Martinez (30) 291