Earl Smith

Position
Catcher
Years
1919–1930
Hall Rating
26
Next Ballot
Earl Smith is next eligible for the Hall of Fame via the Classic Baseball Era Committee in 2025.
Peak
30%
Longevity
70%

Rankings by Hall Rating

Franchise Contributions by Hall Rating

Career Statistics

Win-Value Statistics
WAR WAA adjWAR adjWAA
About the stats
12.2 3.7 14.7 7.3
Run-Value Statistics
Bat Run DP Fld Pos
43 4 0 -30 24
Season-by-Season Statistics
Year Team WAA WAR
1919 NYG (SFG) 0.2 0.3
1920 NYG (SFG) -0.3 0.7
1921 NYG (SFG) 1.5 2.4
1922 NYG (SFG) 0.5 1.4
1923 2 teams 0.0 0.9
1923 NYG (SFG) -0.1 0.1
1923 BSN (ATL) 0.1 0.8
1924 2 teams 0.9 1.5
1924 BSN (ATL) -0.3 -0.1
1924 PIT 1.2 1.6
1925 PIT 1.1 2.3
1926 PIT 1.5 2.6
1927 PIT -0.5 0.2
1928 2 teams -1.1 -0.5
1928 PIT -0.5 -0.1
1928 STL -0.6 -0.4
1929 STL 0.1 0.6
1930 STL -0.2 -0.2
BBWAA Voting Results
Year Percentage
1948
0.8%
1956
0.5%
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