Sam West

Position
Center Fielder
Years
1927-1942
Hall Rating
49
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Sam West is next eligible for the Hall of Fame via the Early Baseball Era Committee in 2022.
Peak
22%
Longevity
78%

Rankings by Hall Rating

Franchise Contributions by Hall Rating

Career Statistics

Win-Value Statistics
WAR WAA adjWAR adjWAA
About the stats
31.7 7.1 32.5 11.6
Run-Value Statistics
Bat Run DP Fld Pos
49 4 21 37 -29
Season-by-Season Statistics
Year Team WAA WAR
1927 WSH (MIN) -0.4 -0.1
1928 WSH (MIN) -0.8 0.8
1929 WSH (MIN) -1.8 0.5
1930 WSH (MIN) 1.5 3.2
1931 WSH (MIN) 2.6 4.6
1932 WSH (MIN) 0.7 2.9
1933 SLB (BAL) 1.3 3.4
1934 SLB (BAL) 1.3 3.2
1935 SLB (BAL) 1.4 3.7
1936 SLB (BAL) -0.7 1.4
1937 SLB (BAL) 1.5 3.3
1938 2 teams -0.1 1.7
1938 SLB (BAL) -0.3 0.3
1938 WSH (MIN) 0.2 1.4
1939 WSH (MIN) 0.9 2.5
1940 WSH (MIN) -0.2 0.2
1941 WSH (MIN) 0.1 0.2
1942 CHW -0.3 0.3
BBWAA Voting Results
Year Percentage
1948
0.8%
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