Chief Zimmer

Position
Catcher
Years
1884-1903
Hall Rating
44
Next Ballot
Chief Zimmer is next eligible for the Hall of Fame via the Early Baseball Era Committee in 2021.
Peak
25%
Longevity
75%

Rankings by Hall Rating

Franchise Contributions by Hall Rating

Career Statistics

Win-Value Statistics
WAR WAA adjWAR adjWAA
About the stats
22.8 5.8 29.1 9.9
Run-Value Statistics
Bat Run DP Fld Pos
-43 -10 0 47 81
Season-by-Season Statistics
Year Team WAA WAR
1884 DTN -0.7 -0.6
1886 NYP -0.2 -0.1
1887 CLE (CLV) -0.1 0.0
1888 CLE (CLV) 0.6 1.1
1889 CLV 0.4 1.4
1890 CLV -0.3 1.4
1891 CLV 0.0 1.6
1892 CLV 1.7 3.4
1893 CLV 0.5 1.3
1894 CLV -0.5 0.7
1895 CLV 1.4 2.6
1896 CLV -0.1 1.2
1897 CLV 0.8 1.9
1898 CLV -0.1 0.2
1899 2 teams 1.6 2.9
1899 CLV 0.7 1.0
1899 LOU 0.9 1.9
1900 PIT 1.0 2.0
1901 PIT -0.6 0.4
1902 PIT 0.5 1.1
1903 PHI -0.1 0.3
BBWAA Voting Results
Year Percentage
1938
0.4%
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