Chief Zimmer

Position
Catcher
Years
1884-1903
Hall Rating
63
Next Ballot
Chief Zimmer is next eligible for the Hall of Fame via the Early Baseball Era Committee in 2022.
Peak
41%
Longevity
59%

Rankings by Hall Rating

Franchise Contributions by Hall Rating

Career Statistics

Win-Value Statistics
WAR WAA adjWAR adjWAA
About the stats
29.4 12.1 38.0 16.8
Run-Value Statistics
Bat Run DP Fld Pos
-43 -10 0 124 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 1.5 3.3
1891 CLV 1.7 3.3
1892 CLV 1.7 3.4
1893 CLV 1.2 2.0
1894 CLV 0.8 2.0
1895 CLV 1.5 2.7
1896 CLV 0.3 1.6
1897 CLV 0.9 2.0
1898 CLV -0.2 0.1
1899 2 teams 1.7 3.1
1899 CLV 0.6 0.9
1899 LOU 1.1 2.2
1900 PIT 1.2 2.3
1901 PIT -0.6 0.4
1902 PIT 0.7 1.3
1903 PHI -0.3 0.2
BBWAA Voting Results
Year Percentage
1938
0.4%
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