Andre Thornton

Position
Designated Hitter
Years
1973–1987
Hall Rating
40
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Andre Thornton is next eligible for the Hall of Fame via the Classic Baseball Era Committee in 2025.
Peak
16%
Longevity
84%

Rankings by Hall Rating

Franchise Contributions by Hall Rating

Career Statistics

Win-Value Statistics
WAR WAA adjWAR adjWAA
About the stats
24.0 3.8 24.0 10.3
Run-Value Statistics
Bat Run DP Fld Pos
164 -1 -10 -9 -108
Season-by-Season Statistics
Year Team WAA WAR
1973 CHC 0.0 0.1
1974 CHC 1.0 2.2
1975 CHC 1.5 3.0
1976 2 teams -1.2 -0.2
1976 CHC -0.5 -0.1
1976 MON (WSN) -0.7 -0.1
1977 CLE 2.5 4.3
1978 CLE 3.2 5.3
1979 CLE 0.7 2.7
1981 CLE -1.2 -0.3
1982 CLE 0.7 2.8
1983 CLE -0.3 1.7
1984 CLE 0.7 2.8
1985 CLE -1.6 0.0
1986 CLE -0.8 0.7
1987 CLE -1.4 -1.1
BBWAA Voting Results
Year Percentage
1993
0.5%
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Carlos Pena (42) 125
Ginger Beaumont (53) 132
Jason Thompson (41) 133
Topsy Hartsel (51) 134
John Titus (49) 135
Nick Swisher (34) 137
Oscar Gamble (42) 140
Hank Sauer (38) 141
Bill Skowron (46) 143
Ben Oglivie (44) 145
Elmer Valo (51) 146
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