Earl Smith

Position
Catcher
Years
1919-1930
Hall Rating
25
Next Ballot
Earl Smith is next eligible for the Hall of Fame via the Early Baseball Era Committee in 2022.
Peak
31%
Longevity
69%

Rankings by Hall Rating

Franchise Contributions by Hall Rating

Career Statistics

Win-Value Statistics
WAR WAA adjWAR adjWAA
About the stats
11.9 3.7 14.3 7.2
Run-Value Statistics
Bat Run DP Fld Pos
44 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 1.3
1923 2 teams 0.0 0.8
1923 NYG (SFG) -0.1 0.0
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 2.5
1927 PIT -0.5 0.2
1928 2 teams -1.0 -0.5
1928 PIT -0.4 -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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