George Burns

Position
First Baseman
Years
1914–1929
Hall Rating
52
Next Ballot
George Burns is next eligible for the Hall of Fame via the Classic Baseball Era Committee in 2025.
Peak
18%
Longevity
82%

Rankings by Hall Rating

Franchise Contributions by Hall Rating

Career Statistics

Win-Value Statistics
WAR WAA adjWAR adjWAA
About the stats
35.2 6.3 36.7 10.7
Run-Value Statistics
Bat Run DP Fld Pos
104 10 0 22 -71
Season-by-Season Statistics
Year Team WAA WAR
1914 DET 1.0 3.3
1915 DET -0.8 1.0
1916 DET -0.4 1.7
1917 DET -1.5 0.2
1918 PHA (OAK) 3.7 5.9
1919 PHA (OAK) 0.1 2.1
1920 2 teams -0.3 0.2
1920 PHA (OAK) -0.2 0.1
1920 CLE -0.1 0.1
1921 CLE 0.7 1.7
1922 BOS 0.0 2.4
1923 BOS 1.7 4.2
1924 CLE 0.5 2.5
1925 CLE 0.5 2.5
1926 CLE 2.5 5.1
1927 CLE 0.0 2.4
1928 2 teams -0.9 0.0
1928 CLE -0.9 0.0
1928 NYY 0.0 0.0
1929 2 teams -0.5 0.0
1929 NYY -0.3 0.0
1929 PHA (OAK) -0.2 0.0
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