Lou Whitaker

Position
Second Baseman
Years
1977-1995
Hall Rating
144
Hall of Stats
Inductee
Hall of Merit
Inductee
Next Ballot
Lou Whitaker is next eligible for the Hall of Fame via the Modern Baseball Era Committee in 2020.
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Peak
57%
Longevity
43%

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Career Statistics

Win-Value Statistics
WAR WAA adjWAR adjWAA
About the stats
75.1 42.8 76.6 43.0
Run-Value Statistics
Bat Run DP Fld Pos
209 32 16 77 71
Season-by-Season Statistics
Year Team WAA WAR
1977 DET -0.3 -0.1
1978 DET 1.9 3.8
1979 DET 2.7 4.5
1980 DET 0.1 1.9
1981 DET 2.6 3.8
1982 DET 3.5 5.4
1983 DET 4.5 6.7
1984 DET 2.4 4.3
1985 DET 2.5 4.5
1986 DET 2.5 4.4
1987 DET 1.6 3.6
1988 DET 2.0 3.5
1989 DET 3.3 5.3
1990 DET 1.9 3.8
1991 DET 4.8 6.8
1992 DET 2.8 4.7
1993 DET 2.4 4.1
1994 DET 1.3 2.5
1995 DET 0.5 1.5
BBWAA Voting Results
Year Percentage
2001
2.9%
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