Bobby Thomson

Position
Center Fielder
Years
1946-1960
Hall Rating
51
Next Ballot
Bobby Thomson is next eligible for the Hall of Fame via the Golden Days Era Committee in 2021.
Peak
20%
Longevity
80%

Rankings by Hall Rating

Franchise Contributions by Hall Rating

Career Statistics

Win-Value Statistics
WAR WAA adjWAR adjWAA
About the stats
33.3 6.6 34.2 11.3
Run-Value Statistics
Bat Run DP Fld Pos
79 8 -4 27 -31
Season-by-Season Statistics
Year Team WAA WAR
1946 NYG (SFG) 0.3 0.5
1947 NYG (SFG) 1.0 3.3
1948 NYG (SFG) -1.3 0.7
1949 NYG (SFG) 3.5 6.2
1950 NYG (SFG) 0.6 3.1
1951 NYG (SFG) 3.0 5.3
1952 NYG (SFG) 1.8 4.3
1953 NYG (SFG) -0.8 1.6
1954 MLN (ATL) -0.5 -0.1
1955 MLN (ATL) -0.9 0.6
1956 MLN (ATL) -0.4 1.6
1957 2 teams -0.2 1.3
1957 MLN (ATL) -0.2 0.4
1957 NYG (SFG) 0.0 0.9
1958 CHC 0.8 3.1
1959 CHC -0.2 1.4
1960 2 teams 0.0 0.4
1960 BOS 0.3 0.7
1960 BAL -0.3 -0.3
BBWAA Voting Results
Year Percentage
1966
4.0%
1967
3.4%
1967
0.3% (Run-Off)
1968
4.6%
1969
1.8%
1970
1.3%
1971
1.1%
1972
2.5%
1973
0.8%
1974
1.6%
1975
2.8%
1976
2.3%
1977
2.6%
1978
1.3%
1979
2.5%
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Carl Furillo (54) 116
Von Hayes (50) 121
John Anderson (43) 122
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Kevin McReynolds (48) 124
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Raul Mondesi (50) 128
Terry Puhl (49) 129
George Kelly (42) 131
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